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 ' /  The Sunshine  LEGISLATIVE LIBRARY  Parliament Buildings  VICTORIA, E.C.  V8V 1X4  82.1  December 7, 1981  Volume 35, Number 49  Published at Gibsons, B.C.    25- per copy on news stands  Pender Harbour hard hit  Storm savages Coast  A savage path of storm destruction was torn  through the Madeira Park area Friday evening,  December 4th, causing power outages from Sandy  Hook to Egmont. B.C. Hydro called in four crews  from Vancouver to help with the emergency repair  work to restore service in a disaster which was  described as worse than Ihe recent storm damage on  the Sunshine Coast three weeks ago.  Trees were uprooted, falling on lines and burning  and tearing out power poles. In Egmont, one pole  was pulled down and a transformer lost, when 27  trees fell onto lines. The worst damage was at  Madeira Park, where five poles were broken near the  Malaspina Ranch area. Uprooted trees and torn  wires blocked the road and heavy rains caused  flooding in the Garden Bay and Madeira Park area.  The following account of Ihe storm was written for  the Coasl News by Harbour resident Jane McOual.  Friday night's storm put power out at approximately 9:43 p.m. and it came on again early Sunday  morning. Once again business and homeowners faced total defrosts of valuable meat and freezer items,  while the question of how to stay warm and how to  eat (if dependent upon electricity) were dealt with in a  spirit approaching that of the pioneers.  Firemen were kept on alert checking on burning  trees, most of which had fallen across live wires.  B.C. Hydro crews at work repairing downed power lines al Rod Webb's corner in Pender Harbour last Nothing could be done until busy Hydro crews were  Salurday. -Bradi<> j B>nu�� pfeui,, able lo reach the site.  In Irvines Landing, Dave and Mabel Dakin's 12' x  56' house trailer moved 2Vi inches off its supports.  Dave estimated the gusts at that time (between 1:30  -4:30 a.m.) "were up to 75 or 80 mph". "Things sure  were shaking! and us too," said Mabel, "I didn't  want to go to sleep while Ihe wind was blowing like  that."  On Lee Road a small rock slide let loose and farther up Irvines Landing Road two Irees crashed  across the road making it impassable until residents  with chainsaws cleared the way.  This was also true for Garden Bay Road with four  major trees across it and Claydon Road, with two. At  Brian Schaefer's house on Claydon Road, a tree was  completely uprooted and landed across the roof.  Amazingly, there was no damage.  Everywhere, trees were uprooted rather than just  broken off and several residents described it as "like  a twister", ripping and twisting roots and trunks  right out of the ground.  . A^najor cause of the power outage was a large  cedar' tree which fell across the lines near Rod  Webb's, between Madeira Park and Kleindale. It  Teenage smoking seen as major problem  Health Centre opens  Dr. Hugh Richards, Associate Deputy Minister ol  Health, Preventive Programs, also known as Public  Health Services, told an audience lhal teenage smoking is a serious problem in community health care  these days.  "We are going to be faced with a generation ol  respiratory cripples in 40 years time. More and more,  the emphasis in public health care is to make people,  aware that they have to take responsibility for their  own good health.  "It is up to parents to make sure Iheir children do  not start smoking." Richards was addressing a large  group of public health staff, municipal officials.  Board of Health members and guests al the opening  of the new central office of the Coast-Garibaldi  Health Unit in'Gibsons, Friday! December 4.  The ribbon-cutting ceremony, performed by  Richards and Mayor Lorraine Goddard of Gibsons,  who is also chairman of the Board of Health, marked  the office opening of the modern premises al 1490 S.  Fletcher St. in the School Board building and Ihe  move of the central administrative office of the  Health Unit to Gibsons from Powell River.  Dr. Bruce Laing, director, told the audience the  Coast-Garibaldi Health Unit, begun in 1964, is "the  youngest health unit in lhe province" and takes in a  large area including three school districts: #46 Sunshine Coast, #47 Powell River and #48 Howe Sound.  The new health unit has office space for the new  Director and Medical Health Officer who will replace  Dr. Laing upon his retirement in the fall, Chief  Public Health Inspector, Barrie Willoughby, two  Health Inspectors, Nursing Supervisor, two full-time  and two part-lime Public Health nurses, four part-  time Home Care nurses, a physiotherapist, Health  Unit aide, three clerical staff, and an office supervisor.  Mayor Goddard stated that the opening of the new  Health Unit marks the completion of three years of  planning and building and is an important centre on  the Sunshine Coast. Powell River still has five Public  Health Nurses and four part-lime Home Care nurses  as well as a Speech and Hearing Clinic, but administration will now be centred in Gibsons.  Nursing supervisor Diane Read told the Coasl  News that with the larger complement of nursing  staff in the Gibsons area, improved public health services will be available to the community, particularly  in the schools where more nursing time has been requested.  In Gibsons and area  Recreation work proceeding  by Vene Parnell  The newly-created West Howe Sound Recreation  Commission, empowered in 1981 to spend approximately $100,000 on recreation in Areas E, F and the  Village of Gibsons met Monday to finalize expenditures for this year's budget.  Gibsons alderman and chairman Diane Strom  slated that work on Brother's Park is nearing completion. Drainage work is completed, the area has  been sanded and only sodding and parking area con-  A crowd of solemn mourners escorted the body of Ted Dixon lo ils final resl in Sechell last week.  - J���hn Ruanslik. I'hi.n i  Locals are provincial champs  by Brian Butcher  It is exciting to win a tournament but there is a  special thrill in winning the gold medal at a provincial  championship. That is the thrill that the players,  manager and coaches of Elphinstone Senior Girls'  Volleyball team felt last weekend as the Cougars  swept through the provincial tcurnamenl  undefeated.  Twelve learns from across British Columbia had  qualified for the tournament at Kelowna, and in the  beginning KLO Secondary from Kelowna and  Elphinstone were pre-tournament favourites with  KLO highly favoured to win.  After an impressive opening ceremony on Thursday at George Pringle Secondary School, site of the  tournament, Elphinstone struggled to a 15-10, 15-6  win over Notre Dame from Vancouver, in the firsl  game of the round robin. The team was nervous and  tentative in its attack and simply Outlasted the Jugglers for the victory.  The key game for Elphinstone was against the  home team, George Pringle Panthers. In an exciting  match in front of a jam-packed crowd of home fans,  Elphinstone played its best game of the year to defeat  the Panthers, 15-6, 15-6.      P|case (urn l0 p���ge 14  s'ruction remains to be done.  The Gibsons Athletic Association (GAA) is fund-  raising to build a club house with washrooms and  shotoers adjacent to the park. The GAA is selling  shares in its association to interested persons al $3  each or $5 per family. The Kinsmen Club is building  a "Participark", a series of exercise trails and stations on village property immediately adjacent to the  playing field area, which they hope will be completed  in one year.  The major portion of Ihe money raised by  specified area taxation for recreation this year has  gone to pay off the pool deficit, approximately  $80,000. The WHS Recreation Commission is  seriously looking at methods lo make Ihe operation  of the Gibsons swimming pool more efficient. One  suggestion has been to build an exercise gym and ra-  quetball courts as pari of ihe pool complex. These  types of facilities have proven lo be money-making  ventures in other communities, in contrast lo swimming pools which are extremely expensive to maintain  and operate.  The thermal blanket purchased for the pool in Oc-  ober cosl $1,400 and saves heal loss from the pool  during the nighl. Since ils installation, the blanket  has saved 350 gallons of fuel oil consumption every  iwo weeks and is expected lo pay for itself in a lew  months.  However, the location of ihe bulky blanket has required lhe removal of lhe diving board, which has  been replaced by a slide instead.  Ai the Monday meeting, ihe WHS Recreation  Commission approved a proposal by Lainco Solar  Systems to install Iwo solar healing units al the pool.  One will heal the pool waler, the oilier is for lhe hoi  whirlpool and showers.  ON THE INSIDE...  Letters to the editor Pages 3& 5  Community News Pages 4 & 5  An evening of melodrama Page 6  Sarah Hughes feature Page 7  Entertainment Page 8  Edith Iglauer's hook  on Arthur Erickson Page 9  Business directory Page 10  Frances Fleming on  the Knowledge Network��� Page II  Sports Pages 14 & 15  Classified ads Pages 18, 19 & 20  Regional Hoard highlights Page 22  brought Ihe lines right to the ground, blocked the  highway and in a domino effect, buckled Ave other  power poles. The highway was a criss-cross of wires.  Power was shut off and cars had lo drive over Ihe  lines for mosl of the day while repairs and pole  replacements look place. Hydro crews worked round  the clock with 16 hours on and eight off.  The wind was so powerful in Garden Bay that  when the driver of the mail truck opened her door, it  blew backwards breaking the bolt and bending the  hinges and door.  A very enjoyable Amateur Night being held at  Madeira Park Elementary School was forced to  cancel when the lights went out right after intermission. Enthusiastic performers and audience saw one  more short piece with the aid of the emergency  lighting, which gave them 10 minutes grace.  At Lloyd Davis' Marina in Garden Bay eight  styrofoam blocks came out from under his floats due  to the violent rocking motion of the waves.  Waves from an unusually high tide flooded the  lagoon and covered the road between Davis' Marina  and Taylor's Store. The tide should have been 15.1  feet at 1:00 p.m., but peaked two hours early, being  17.5 at 11:00 a.m. Also flooded was the playground  of the Madeira Park Elementary School.  Taylor's Garden Bay Store remained open for  basic needs and customers shopped by flashlight or  mostly just gathered to drink some of the only coffee  available and swap "storm stories". Taylor's have  been hit twice Ihis month for $350 in damaged products when power to the freezers failed. "It's very,  very frustrating," Frances says, "but there's nothing  else to do!"  Cecile Girard and John Galpin's wedding went  ahead as scheduled at the church and Ihe Madeira  Park Community Hall despite the power outage. Using candles and a portable generator, both the service  and reception were held lo the enjoyment of  everyone!  Helen Dawe displays Sechell beach photograph to  Sechelt councillors. ��� (,���������*.M.*<n   At Sechelt Council  Dawe lectures  on beach  Last week at the regular Sechelt Council meeting,  Miss Helen Dawe made a presentation to council  concerning the proposed seawall along the Sechelt  beach from. Miss Dawe lectured council on the  historical incompetence and ineptitude of previous  Sechelt councils in Iheir mishandling of the Sechelt  foreshore.  Exceptionally well prepared as always, Miss Dawe  submitted a brief, quoting previous council decisions  dating back to 1969 concerning seawall construction.  Included in the brief were press clippings from Ihe  Coasl News and Ihe now defunct Peninsula Times  outlining the history of council actions.  Included in the presentation were a series of  outstanding photographs from Miss Dawe's own collection, showing the Sechelt beach front as far back  as 1898. The visual impact of '.he photos, clearly  demonstrating the deterioration of whal was once a  beautiful beach, was perhaps the most effective part  of the presentation.  Miss Dawe concluded her presentation by reading  a letter to the editor of lhe Peninsula Times from  March 24, 1976, written by Mary Gross, a niece of  Sechell pioneer Jack Mayne, which read in part:  "It took hundreds of millions of years for nature  to form the countless smooth and shining pebbles,  Ihe gentle, even, slope and Ihe perfect sweeping crescent of Sechelt's beach.  "It look a few days for village council to destroy  il."  Miss Dawe suggested that Council fund a study of  the beach prior lo further action. She suggested  geologist Wulf Bauer of Seattle as the ideal expert to  give Council advise before it proceeds lo construct a  seawall.  Council listened courteously lo the presentation  and passed Miss Dawe's suggestions on lo the Public  Works Committee. Coast News, December 7,1981  The  John Burnside  QtorfH Mtllhewt  Veni Ptrntll  A LOCALLY OWNED NEWSPAPER  4 at OlfcMflt, I.C. tvtry Monday by Qlmlord Press Lid.  it *M. Otktens. VON 1V0 Ptione llt-2622 or 666-7817  Cosyseltlng  Wendy-Lynne Johns  Connie Haw1.  Lite Sheridan  Adwrtltlng Department  Fran Berger   I Mark Hood  M.H. Jeje J-na Mcou-it  SUBKMPTION RATES:  Cim4* 1)0.00 per yrar, 111.00 lor six months  U. >. U2.00 par y*��r, Ovtraus $32.00 par year  DUMbuM Ira* I. IN ���ddrtttat on tht Sumhlne Coast  Second Class Mall Registration No. 4702  Cooper's Green  postscript  There are two issues at slake in  the matter of Cooper's Green. The  most obvious is that on this strip of  coasl hundreds of miles long il is  becoming increasingly difficult for  visitors and tioti-waierfroiii owners  to gain ready'access to the beach.  Consequently the loss of Cooper's  Green as a public area for enjoyment tiP future generations is a  public tragedy.  The Regional Board could have  acquired ii jusl a very few years ago  for $123,000 instead of the reported  {1.3 million that is being asked for ii  now. lit ihe interim, Victoria has de-  gazetted a road which ran through  the properly and sold the connecting  piece to the owners of Cooper's  Green for SI 1,000 and now the  Regional Board has obligingly re-  roned ihe residential piece of ihe  properly lo commercial to accommodate lite hiarket aspirations of  the owners and the grand designs of  those who seek to become lhe  owners.  The often-heard and Lee-inspired  business about the dear old lady being roughly treated in her declining  years jusl won't wash, we submit, li  is certain thai an objective study of  the history of the property would  reveal lhal for decades the owners,  descended from William Ebcrhan,  the founder of the Social Credil  Party, have been accorded consistently favoured treatment from a  long succession of Socred governments. Thai Ihey should now have  received favoured treatment at the  hands of ihe regional board has ils  own tragic irony.  The slory of Cooper's Green is a  pathetic chapter in Ihe history of  our local governments. Somehow  for years a scries of regional boards  has fumbled ihe ball lhal is  Cooper's Green. The present Board  has distinguished itself by first dropping Ihe ball then stepping on ii and  bursting ii completely.  The second issue in Ihe sad saga  of Cooper's Green, though less obvious, may in ils own way be even  more important. The essence of  democracy is probably slill as well  summed up by ihe original rallying  cry of 'No taxation without  representation'. If we pay the  money wc want to have some small  say in whal happens lo it. In the lasi  Regional Board decision Ihe wishes  of Ihe taxpayers in the area were  iramplcd Inlo lhe din as surely as  was Ihe recommendation of Iheir  area direcior. Wc had people making decisions aboul lhal area againsl  Ihe wishes of Ihe laxpaycr; without  lhe decision makers knowing  anything of lhe history of lhe area  (and apparently equally without any  vision of lhe future); and without  ihe laxpayers ever having lhe righl  10 vole for ihose decision makers.  In such ways does democracy die.  ...from tht flits of tht COAST NEWS  FIVE YEARS AQO  The "Sunshine Coast Queen"  will sail its last run on Monday  night it everything goes as planned with the introduction of the  "Queen of New Westminster"  onto the Howe Sound crossing.  The employees laid off the  Sunshine Coast Queen have  been sent to the manning pool  and will be restationed on the  new service.  TEN YEARS AQO  Hon. Isabel Dawson, provincial minister without portfolio is  shown cutting the.ribbon which  formally opened the new second  storey at St. Mary's Hospital,  Sunday.  Helping with the scissors is  Canon Qreene, who dedicated  the new wards and hospital  board chairman Don Douglas  who is seen holding the ribbon.  FIFTEEN YEARS AQO  Mr. Clarence Joe, chief councillor of the Sechelt Indian  Band, invited members of  various committees in the area  and Interested citizens to meet  with members of the Indian  Band Council to discuss matters concerning both cu'tures.  The band plans to meet with  these groups periodically to  study programs which would be  of mutuahbenetit.  Mr. D.G. Poole of Granthams  was elected chairman of a  general committee and standing  committe chairman elected  were Mr. Les Peterson and Mr.  W.S. Potter.  TWENTY YEARS AQO  "Maybe I : have an  underdeveloped bump of  patriotism, but I could never get  stirred up about a Canadian  Hag. Quibble, quibble, quibble.  The maple leal doesn't symbolize the prairies, the people ot  non-British origin don't want the  Union Jack, and the old Tory  British disapprove ot coddling  the French with a fleur de lis.  Why don't we just have a civil  war and shoot it out sensibly."  ��� Quote Irom Vicki Fremlin, In  the Farmer's Advocate.  TWENTY-FIVE YEARS AGO  Retirement from one business  doesn't mean idleness or retirement from work, the life of the  Clayton family of Sechelt proves.  Over six years ago Edric  Clayton retired from the Union  Store. After a brief respite and  due consideration he built a  small grocery store.  With the help of Mrs. Clayton  and the boys, John and Dick, he  worked up such a business that  he enlarged it and added  warehouse space.  This year with the need for  more and larger grocery space,  Mr. Clayton joined the Tom Boy  Stores, an independent chain of  grocers and now announces an  opening ot Tom Boy Store No. 5  at Sechelt.  THIRTY YEARS AGO  Yet another freight service is  lessening its schedule to the  Sechelt Peninsula.  Latest to announce curtailment of its present program is  Frank Waterhouse freight service which will cut out Friday  calls to Still Water, Lang Bay,  Pender Harbour and Halfmoon  Bay.  The cuts, a company  spokesman said, will be effective December 7.  Present schedule to Sechelt  will be cut by means of stopping  the Wednesday call there. No  reason was given for the curtailment.  THIRTY-FIVE YEARS AGO  An enjoyable afternoon tea  and sale of Christmas novelties  was held Saturday at the Kewpie  Kamp by the W.A. of St. Aiden's  Church, Roberts Creek, Despite  the weather a number of  residents attended. The sale  was opened by Mrs. CD.  Clough.  Despite the tempestuous  weather without, the comfortable room at the Kewpie Kamp  was filled to capacity for the  monthly Red Cross whist drive.  Prizes for highest scores were  awarded to Mrs. Brines and Mr.  A. Rusk.  Rivers Inlet, I*>2S. I arlv in il Sunday afternoon, fishermen assemble their skill's In-hind a low hoal near Ihe J.II. Todd & Sons'  Beaver Cannery. Philip Fletcher, of Gibsons, recorded Ihe scene  from a vantage point aboard his own craft. The ton, as many us  forty lo fifty skill's, would proceed along Schooner Puss to the  fishing grounds. As a fisherman reached his proposed spot, he  would release his painter from the main line and row oul his net.  Musings  John Burnside  lhe lowboat would culled the catch each day. On the following  Friday, fishermen would low hack lo lhe cannery. Inch ol' the ten  canneries in Rivers Inlel would send out several Heels of oar-  propelled fishhouls once a week. Ashore, crews prepared  thousands ul' cases of tinned snekeye salmon during the season lor  shipment lo markets around the world. Photo courlcs) Philip  Fletcher collection. I  II. Peterson  Slings & ArrowsL  George Matthews^1*  Biscuit tin haven.  When Ihe winds howl,  Ihe waves crash, and  irees come tumbling  down as has been Ihe  case a couple of limes  recently on Ihe Sunshine  Coasl with the onset of  winter, I am prone to  take comfort from the  fact lhal 'ai lcasi it's nol  sixty below', li may be  cold comfort to those  unfortunate enough io  be silling with the power  out in an electrically  healed home, bin it's nol  as cold as il could be.  By way of taking  refuge from Ihose who  Ihink of nothing except  gain and glory, and ihose  benighted souls who cannot distinguish between  ihe Iwo, I am prone io  slip back in memory to  my years in the Yukon in  search of, ironically, a  warming human  thought.  li was my'custom lo  go oui every day for al  leasl an hour regardless  of ihe temperature. I  don't say I enjoyed il bul  ii fell wonderful when I  goi home again and did  much to mitigate againsl  ihe mid-winter, housebound depression inescapable above lhe sixtieth parallel. Much  more effective lhan lhe  oft-prescribed hot rums.  There was an implacable beamy aboul  Ihe Yukon landscape,  too, though al almosl a  hundred degrees of I'rosl  ihere was little inclination lo stand and admire.  On one occasion I was  two or Ihree miles from  town, wearing my beloved mukluks. Wonderful  things, mukluks. The  feel stay warm ai the coldest temperatures and  Ihey are so lighl il feels  like you arc travelling  barefoot, every ripple on  Ihe snow can he fell  plainly.  Whal you can'l do is  gel Ihem wei. You might  think lhal rat her a difficult leal al  lemperalures so much  below freezing, bin il can  be done.  There are natural  manifestations known as  glaciers, correctly so for  all 1 know, which have  nothing to do wilh Ihe  greal rivers of ice thai  some may have seen in  ihe high mountains or  along lhe northern shore  of ihe Pacific Ocean.  These lillle glaciers appear al lhe beginning of  lhe winter, grow and  then diminish and disappear wilh each spring.  They are caused by  deep underground springs which keep bubbling  to the surface of ihe  frozen earth and being  frozen themselves. As  Ihe ice forms over the  spring slill ihe waler is  forced upward over Ihe  ice   where   il    freezes  again, and so continually.  By the middle ol the  winter al iis peak such a  glacier might be nine or  ten feel higher lhan the  ground beneath it. Occasionally the unwary  walker can come upon  the glacier when the  freezing is incomplete or  where only a thin surface  of ice has formed over  slush ice underneath and  when thai happens, even  al sixty below, you can  gel your mukluks wet.  Wet mukluks are ab-  soiuiely without insulation value and are nol  waterproof and Ihe  amount of body heal loss  through cold wei feel in  temperatures Ihat low  means lhal death is not  far away.  On such a day on one  of my walks, deep in  thought, I climbed over  jusl such a glacier across  lhe trail and suddenly  was standing on top of  thai uncertain pile of Ice  wilh both feel in lhe  slush ice beneath the  fragile, new-formed surface.  I was Iwo or ihree  miles from town, I was  also aboul a mile and a  half from a partially-  ruined cabin in ihe opposite direction from  town, which I knew was  used by the town's  teenagers as iheir gang  headquarters. It was a  small, two-room log  cabin long disused. The  roof over one room had  collapsed, bill lhe second  room was si ill sound. Inside, I knew, ihere was  an improvised slove  made of a biscuit tin wiih  a couple of lengths of.  stovepipe slicking  through Ihe old chimney  hole in Ihe roof.  II was. and I hope slill  is, a tradition in thai  frozen land that in the  wintertime cabin doors  were lell unlocked and  lhe fire always sel in case  some refugee from the  cold came by and needed  quick warmth.  Standing on top of the  lillle glacier with my wei  and rapidly freezing feet,  I decided to put my faith  in the teenagers. I headed for the cabin as being  closer lhan lhe town,  sure ihai there would be  a fire sel in lhe biscuit tin  slove and wood left  chopped beside it. Over  il I could dry my  fool wear.  I moved fast on freezing feel ihe relatively,  short distance to the  cabin, bul slill I had  underestimated ihe lethal  implacability of thai cold  country. I was very, very  cold when I reached I lie  derelict cabin and  stumbled over Ihe roof  beams of ihe outer room  lo reach the haven of  ihat home-made slove.  1 realized as 1 pushed  open Ihe door of the second room that if Ihere  was no lire set and no  wood chopped il was  questionable whelher I  could make il back lo  town, the final numbness  was already so greal.  The fire was sel in the  little biscuit tin and  wood was chopped and  fervently I blessed lhe  youngsters who had  respected an old and life-  saving tradition.  I fumbled oul of my  arctic miuens for Ihe  wooden matches that I  always carried. For a  brief and terrible lime ii  seemed, wilh the sel lire  beckoning, as though my  fingers were already too  numb lo perform lhe  simple business of spiking a match, There wi a  brief period of slrui Ie  in frightened concenlia-  lion, then I succeeded in  striking ihe match and  selling ii to the wailing  lire.  In len minutes I was  siiiiug toasting myself  beside lhe biscuit III),  now glowing red, feeding  il firewood, warming  some snow water in an  old kettle and preparing  to make sonic lea from  lhe teenagers' slash,  while ��� my socks and  mukluks hung drying hy.  II is a memory of  winter warmlh lhal  warms me yet.  ma ���*yu����� i i<|ft " 'rf^m >mr\^et t mm/.n..r\/u4  Fire and Ice  *  Some say the world will end in fire  Some say in ice.  From what I've litstetl of desire  I hold with those who favor fire.  Hill ifil had to perish twice,  I ihink I know enough of hale  To say Ihat for destruction ice  Is also great  And would suffice.  ���Hubert trust  iiiyvr   -yr"    Tft~    1ft"1  'Tftn   ifl/un"1!  Considerable local in-  lerest has been generated  in something called the  Not only has Frances  Fleming devoted Ihis  week's and lasi week's  column to lhe subject,  but School Hoard  Secretary-Treasurer Roy  Mills seni a long explanation of the board's  involvement in Ihe  Knowledge Network lo  the Coast News. Roy's  leiicr, unfortunately too  long id print, pointed  out thai the board is and  has been interested in the  Knowledge Network and  has In fact, strongly supported the application  for a PEETS gram,  which is necessary for  funding the project.  The Hoard of School  Trustees has discussed  the issue and has determined thai for some  legal reasons to do with  the function of societies  under the Societies Act,  the best way to proceed  to bring Knowledge Network programming to  lhe Sunshine Coasl is  through the formation of  a society organized for  that purpose. Al Ihis  lime, the Suncoast  Television Society, Box  178, Madeira Park, B.C.  The presidenl of the  Society is Susan Frizzell  and among the directors  are: John Nicholson,  Direcior of Instruction  for School Districi No.  46, Karin Hoemberg of  Continuing Education,  Maria McKowu, Communications teacher ai  Elphinstone, April  Slrulhers of Capilano  College and Maryannc  West, Coast ' ews columnist and reporler.  Anyone inlere led in  joining Ihe Society  should conlacl one ol  ihese people. I understand the membership fee  is $10.  The wheels I hen are in  motion io bring  Knowledge Network  programming here lo the  Coasl. Given I lie  necessary bureaucratic  and technical steps io be  iiikcn before ihe network  is here, il could be six  months to a year before  the goals of lhe sociely  arc realized.  My own particular in-  leresl in ihe Knowledge  Nelwork slenis from my  involvement in an experiment funded by the  federal and provincial  governments designed to  determine the feasibility  of delivering university  credil courses io students  In various pans of the  province. Interestingly,  Mrs. Frances Fleming's  son Jack was one of the  officials of the Ministry  of Education who was  involved in the project,  Our project, which  was curried oul through  the co-operative efforts  of the University of Vic-  torlaand lhe British Columbia   Institute   oi  Technology in Burnaby,  involved one relatively  minor aspect of educational television programming. While most  Knowledge Network  programming is straight,'  in-lo-lhe-homc educational television, wc experimented with a special  capability of Ihe system  called "interactive"  educational television.  The Interactive  capability allows the  teacher and the student,  io maintain communication throughout the  televised lesson. While  Ihere are some obvious  limitations to this Interactive feature (in particular all programming  must be live and rerunning Ihese programs '  limits their effectiveness)'  the ability to carry on ac-'  live communication',  throughout the lesson'  vastly alters the nature'  and value of the lessons'  being taught,  In conducting our ex-  perimeni at Ihe University of Victoria's faculty  of   education;   we,   as  educators,   were   laced  with the problem of how  io structure our lessons'  in such a way as to lake'  full advantage of Ihe in-'  teraclive   capability   of  our system. As most people are sadly aware, too  much education is the "I.  talk-you listen" variety  in which the teacher lectures and the student, a|  leasl    theoretically,  Icarus. This didactaic approach  is probably the  greatest    drawback    to  normal,   non-interactive  educational T.V.  We tried to design our'  programming so that our  sludenls (we had between 60 and 70 in six  locations around lhe  province, including one  group in Whiiehorse) did  iheir low-level (fad acquisition) learning  belore our broadcast. By  doing this we could make ,  use of our one and a hall'.-  hour air lime a week for.  clarification, question  asking, elaboration, and  discussion, etc.  Perhaps our greatest  problem was in convincing our guest lecturers to  overcome certain Conceptual mind-sets about  how to leach over a  televison system. Most  of them insisted on lectin ing, not believing the  sludenls had actually'  handled the information  pari of lhe lesson prior  lo air lime.  On those occasions  when we were able to use  the system for ils designed purpose, ii worked  brilliantly opening up for  us, as educators, a vision  of learning we had nol  realized existed. There  were occasions during  Ihe ten weeks we broadcast, on which students  in Terrace would be  debating a point brought  Please turn lo Page 3  . Coast News, December 7,1981.  Super\feiu  SUNNYC1  CENTRE  '(l^|%*4w's.  Name  is our Promise  100% Locally Owned & Operated  Letters to the Editor  hi   the Vill-uic fpnmmnn     I nl 71 nr iu rco  Goddard rebuttal  Editor:  Now that our judicial  recount has been completed may I respond to  Mr. R. Maxwell's letter  published in your November 23rd edition.  Notably, he said little  about lhe main thrusl of  my earlier letter which  concerned Ihe conduct of  lhe mayoralty campaign.  May I then comment  first on a few points  which were only raised  late in lhe day...there  having been no opportunity to do so effectively before the election as  we do not, as yet, enjoy  daily newspapers.  1. Serving as a full-lime  mayor. The inference is  that a part-time mayor  cannot operate efficiently. There is only one  mayor in the whole of  British Columbia who  does nol list another occupation. Vancouver,  Victoria, Kamloops,  Prince George etc., are  all governed by part-time  mayors. We have a staff  to handle the administration. Mayors are there to  provide leadership.  2. Conflict of Interest. I  Ihink Alderman Edney  addressed this very effectively in his "Shop  Talk" of November  23rd. Further to his comments about the slur on  elected people with  business interests I find il  difficult to see how a  fashion wear business  can be in conflict. Were  Mayor Goddard to issue  herself a contract to  dress the public works  crew in frilly tu-tus I  would believe it. (Sorry  Ron.) Another rumour  that I am sure did NOT  originate with Mr.  Trainor is that Ken and  Lorraine Goddard have  extensive real estate  holdings in the village.  Arriving in Gibsons in  1962 Ihey purchased a  house on Seaview which  Ihey sold three years  later to purchase the  house in which they have  lived ever since. An adjacent lot was bought in  partnership with their  nearest neighbour to  provide a playground for  lhe children of both  families. Now those  children have grown the  parties have agreed lo re-  lain the lot as a barrier.  Neither Iheir house nor  Iheir lot  is either sub  dividable   or   for   sale.  They have never owned  Slings and  Continued from Page 2  up in the lesson wilh  students in Whitehorse  while another group of  students in Alberni  would be interrupting  with a clarifying point.  The role of the lecturer  became one of directing  the discussion toward a  productive conclusion.  The role of teacher  was drastically altered by  the interactive feature of  our system. No longer  was the student a passive  observer and occasional  note-taker, he was actively involved in the  learning process in a way  only a classroom could  any other properly in  ihis village. They have  owned one parcel of land  in ihe Regional District  for several years. It is a  long term investment, is  not for sale, is not being  developed and has been  declared by both Ken  and Lorraine when running for office.  3. Financial Ability. The  one sure way to gain this  ability is to run a successful free enterprise  operation. 'Nuff said?  4. The Marina. Mr.  Trainor served on the  marina committee and  was understood to be in  favour of the project.  Midweek before the election he announced that  he was againsl it. To  change his mind is his  righl but he did have a  duty to inform the electorate..which, of course  he did not. Ironically  Alderman Jack Marshall  (to whom congratulations) ran on a "no  marina" ticket and was  soundly elected.  This is a village wilh a  high percentage retiree  vote and our retirees  turned out in commendable strength. Our  young people responded  wiih apalhy. I have asked two or ihree of our  very suitable in their thirties why they do nol run  for office. After all they  are not only interested in  the presenl slate of Ihe  Village but the form il  may take twenty to thirty  years from now. Their  singular response is  "Who needs the abuse?"  They are a point! Not  knowing our younger  aldermanic candidate I  voted for him strictly on  the basis of age. 1 wish  him better luck next  lime.  Back to Mr. Maxwell's  letter. Had that  gentleman bothered lo  keep an appointment  made between himself,  the Village Administrator, the Village  Planner and myself he  might have saved himself  the irouble. In 1978 Mr.  and Mrs. Maxwell applied to divide their Lot  74. This was approved  and became Lots I and  2, block F, District Lot  685, Plan 17379. Ihis was  a two lot subdivision.  There is no such thing as  a one lol subdivision, the  very   term   is   self-  by Ihe Village (common  practice) that permitted  ihe servicing of lhe second lot (and thereby  allowing it lo come into  existence) and one adjacent lot (75). For reasons  of cost, time and tax  base the Village shared  sewer cost with Mr.  Maxwell on a 50/50%  basis. The following year  Mr. Maxwell and a  neighbour agreed, for  consideration paid by  Mr. Maxwell, to replot  Lots 2 and 73 to create  Lots A and B, Block F,  DL685, Plan 17930. The  overall effect was lo do  exactly what my wife and  1 have done to create the  lot on which we  live...lake iwo lots and  subdivide ihem into  three lots. This is called a  three lot sub-division. At  no time did Mr. and  Mrs. Maxwell own either  Lot 73 or its residual Lot  B. That does not alter  the legal definitions of  "sub-division" and  "developer". These mailers and all such land  mailers pertaining to any  citizen of this province  (myself too should  anyone be the least interested) may be verified  at the Village office, The  Land Titles Office, 800  Hornby St., Vancouver  or the Legal Surveys  Dept., Harbour Towers  Hotel, Vicloria. So what  did 1 misrepresent?  Now if Mr. Maxwell  will stop slinging his verbal darts at the Village  Administration and we  evil developers, perhaps  we can all enjoy this  Season of Goodwill.  A Merry Christmas to  you all,  Sincerely,  Trevor J. Goddard  Money well spent  Editor:  With reference to your  November 16th issue and  in particular your  editorial relating lo 'Expensive flim-flammery,'  -may I make the following observations.  Having just recently  taken up residence in  Gibsons my knowledge  of your school system is  limited, but the Instructional Theory into Practice Program has been  effectively used in  Calgary (my former  home) for the past five  years.  Approximately five  years ago the need for  teacher re-training  became an issue in  Calgary. The School  Board also took steps to  professionally develop  its most important asset  -its teachers. Many  teachers who had taken  their training in '36' were  most certainly in need of  a review in teaching  techniques. I understand  in leaching many things  have changed in forty-  five years.  I would think that Mr.  Rothney is 'drawing his  considerable salary this  year for teaching  teachers how to teach;  and a trustee concurs  with the idea that there is  most certainly a need.  Mr. Rolhney's salary is a  welcome expense if my  son will have a belter  education and hopefully  the opportunity lo attend  university and not flunk  out due to lack of  preparation.  Yours truly,  Peler Rogers  Thank you  Editor:  The Sechell Indian  Band would like lo express appreciation lo ihe  visiting chiefs and  friends of Ted Dixon  who attended his funeral  lasi week.  Thanks also must go  lo lhe Indian ladies who  donated the food for lhe  funeral lunch and lo the  ladies of lhe Sechell  Legion who served il.  Slanley Earl Joe  Band Councillor  Excellent  article  Editor:  I write to congratulate  you on your excellent article in last week's paper:  re: "The Regional  Board."  I have to agree with  you the apathy in our  area is pathetic.  I hope you keep up the  good work of reporting  on "whal is going on" in  our    local    politics  Sincerely,  Ed Nicholson  contradictory. A sewer  easement   was  required  Arrows  allow. One teacher was  teaching enough students  to fill a medium sized  lecture theatre except in  this case the students  were hundreds of miles  apart, in community college classrooms.  However long it takes  to establish the  Knowledge Network  here on the Coast, its arrival will be welcome.  Whether it will have an  interactive capability is  less important than the  actual presentation of  educational material  previously  unavailable.  m&te^Pi  ���rhrtatmuN  ���lours*.  -proioch  OFFICE SUPPLIES  ��� Pholo CoplM*. ��� TypawHtere  ��� Ca.li Register. ��� Clculolor.  ��� Off*. S��PP���� ��� s�����,���00-, S��PP"  Furniture * SMtfontry  Sethelt 885-3735  SANTA  Arrives at  12 Noon  Saturday IOcc 12  by  FIRE TRUCK  SI'IVIIAY ��l'��*. I��  12 Noon - 4 pm  SI'.MIAY i��:t*. *0  12 Noon - 4 pm  MONDAY DEC. *l  Till 9 pm  TUESDAY DEC. **  ' Till 9 pm  WEDNESDAY  DEC. *!��  Til 9 pm  Pocifico Pharmacy  TEREDO SQUARE, SECHELT     885-9614  IR)fT>K)RoiighiybeautifiJpWu(es.  Quality Meats  Pricw Effective: fQ8��. ��<k. 8th  Sat. 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M    -       ' ������,.��� ��� ' Hj  White or Pink  Oven Fresh Bakery  Oven-Fresh  super-grain  bread        20ozioat $1.09  Oven-Fresh  cinnamon buns     $1.39  Pkg ol 6  Mrs. Willman's  cherry pound  Christmas Carol Deluxe  fruit cake  52.39  s5.39  Grocery Value  Kraft   Parkay  Super-Valu  margarine      3ibPkgs2.09       icecream    2itrPkg  s1.99  Regular or Diet  tea bags  eo^gm s1.89      pepsi or 7-up 1.59  o i;.... i���mo ni,,c n,.ivit,i  Foremost Grade A  large eggs  Pampers   Toddlers  2 litre bottle  Maxwell House  Plus Deposit  s1.25   I instant coffee       s5.49  l  10 oz jar  diapers  s4.19       detergent powder $7.99  4.8 kg  p   . . Swanson s  gift'wrap    6ro���Pkg$1.77      t.y. dinners    m��s1.39  *-' ��� Chicken. Beel, Turkey  u  .-.��������� '- ��� .'��� -  m  -  . ������ mm  Coast News, December 7,1981  0  Roberts Creek  Save up your soup labels  bv Jennie Norton  886-%09  How long do you  ihink il would lake 10  save 30,000 soup labels?  Well, siarl spooning up  cu/   if   Roberis   Creek  Elementary  gets   thai  many Campbell's soup  labels by February ihey  could gel a film strip  projector wilh voice-over  cassette player!  Sounds a bil ambitious? Well, how about  3,000 for a polaroid  camera? Surely that's  feasible if everybody pilches in. Please slan saving your Campbell's  soup Franco-American,  or Allen's Fruit Drink  labels, if you haven't  already.  Music for birthday.  Carmen While was expecting no more lhan a  regular nighl of bartending when she wenl to  work ai the Legion on  November 28lh, so she  was a bil surprised to  find a birthday party in  progress - for her! Il was  a relatively small gathering (compared lo the  week before and ihe  Charlie Musselwhile  weekend ai any rale) but  il was very pleasani and  mellow, wiih music by  some of the local guys.  Thanks should go lo  Neil MacKenzie, Bob  Carpenier, Denny  James, Peler Kirbis,  Doug Topper, Terry  Cowderoy, Sieve  Hodgson, and various  others who drifted in,  for the donation of their  lime and talents lhal  evening. It was really enjoyable and certainly  could be repeated again  any lime for ihose who  were lucky enough to  drop by.  First lime lucky.  Il musi be true aboul  being firsl lime lucky.  Grover Proulx won Ihe  first nighl lie wenl to  Crib ai Ihe Legion a few  weeks ago (then won Ihe  booby prize the nexl  week, so his flashy slan  was short-lived) and  Toby Toblasson won  when he showed up lasi  Thursday. (You'll have  to go back this week to  prove il wasn't a fluke,  Toby!)  Dave Flumerl'ell won  second   and   Tom   Des  Lauriers goi lhe booby  prize for the second time  this year (bul who's  counting, righl?) The  crowd was smaller last  week, so if you're of a  mind, do come oul al 8  o'clock on Thursday ai  the Legion.  Christmas start.  The school Christmas  Concert is on December  17th al Ihe Community  Hall. For Ihose who  can'l make Ihe evening  performance, there's a  dress rehearsal at 1:30 in  the afternoon. It's a lot  of fun and a good way to  gel into Ihe Christmas  spiril, so do lake il in.  Christmas flab.  This is the last week of  Fitness for the year,  gasp! There's a full  monlh off until classes  siarl on January 11th.  Hope Christmas indulging doesn't completely  undo all lhal good work!  Apologies.  Talk aboul a tempest  In a teapotl I've gotten  into some hot water over  ihis column, bul Ihis one  lakesihe cake.  When I accused Annie  of fixing ihe football  pool lasi week I assumed  readers in this small  community would know  both her and me well  enough to realize I was  kidding, of course. I  thought that all who  know and love Annie  would realize Ihat of  course she was above  ihai son of Ihing, so of  course the whole proposition was ridiculous  and hence amusing.  I hope this clears  things up and I apologize  lo all those who didn'i  gel Ihe joke, lo Annie for  unwillingly casling  aspersions upon her  character, and lo my  editor, John Burnside,  for taking the flak. I jusl  wish someone would  apologize to me for making a thankless job such  a hassle sometimes.  Volume missing.  To ihe lady who  bought the encyclopedia  at the Roberts Creek  Crafts Fair: there was a  volume missing, but it  has been found. If you'd  like to pick it up, call al  the Roberts Creek  Library, Saturday morning or Thursday evening,  or call Moira Richter at  885-3394.  Drs. Carl Amberg and Frank Berger  of the MidCoast Dental Clinic  would llto  ,iml Interest!  i announce to theii patients  I members of the community  The Relocation of their  Dental Practices  to the Uppei Floor ot the  New Professional Building  on the corner ol Teredo and Inlet Streets  For appointments call 885-2246  tirade II and 12 Honour Hull sludenls from I Ipliinslnue are shown uh��\e.  Elphinstone Honour Roll  Grade 8 - Honour Roll:  Sandra Van der Geest,  Lon Willoughby, Sonja  Reiche, Sheila Reynolds,  River Light, Teri  Bynum, Maureen  Duteau, Neil Fontaine,  Victoria Gazely, Shani  Graham, Kathy Gurney,  Bruc MacDougall.  Grade 8 - Honourable  Mention:  Chris Van der Linden,  Vicki Harding, Teri  Jossul, Jan-Ann Eldred,  Trevor Epp.  Grade 9 - Honour Roll:  Angela Tourigny,  Michael Van der Linden,  Toni Manlon, Arlene  Mulcasler, Suzanne  Reimer, Janel Butcher,  Lome Carroll, Martin  Carsky, Tammy  Cavalier,   Darryl  Gam,  Brandi Greggain.  Grade 9 ���  Honourable  Mention:  Cathy Solomon, Joel  Mackown, Ruth Madoc-  Jones, Derry O'Byrne,  Bev Cameron, Yvonne  Edgecombe, Ryan  Hogan.  Grade II) - Honour Roll:  Cheryl Chaisson, Stacey  Krintila, Donna Mac-  I arlane, Marlene Picard,  Marian Passmore, Debbie Peterson, Linda Ten,  Sonja Tveit-Petterson,  Marian Van der Geest.  Honourable Mention:  Maria Christian, Anne  Marie Fischer, Debbie  Harrison, Bernadelle  Skea.  tirade 11 - Honour Roll:  Vicki Hawken, Lisa  MacDougall, Karen  Risebrough, Wendi Roi-  llul'f.  Honourable Mention:  Shelley   Ivies,   Shawn  Mc-ri ifield,       Renee  Michaud.  Grade 12 - Honour Roll:  Anne Parker. Sigrid  Skogmo, Tony Brooks.  Honourable Mention:  Kenna Marshall, Joanne  Craze, Andrew Frizzell,  Keng Mian Sim, Doreen  Teo, Doreen Webber.  NEW STOCK  of beautiful  TABLE LAMPS  Arriving Wednesday  Dec. 9th  Nursery & Children's Lamps  Oriental Lamps  Brass & Antique Brass Lamps  Desk Lamps  Many different Shades  T% BUI'S  Holland  Electric  Ltd.  886-9232  Hwy Mi  Gibsons,  aatst lo  Ken U.vrl.a  Pender Harbour News  Popular Christmas Draw at Legion  NEW  SEVEN STONES:  A Portrait ol  Arthur Erickson  Architect  by local author  EDITH IGLAUER  SIGNED  by Doris Edwardson  Annual Giant Christmas  Fowl & Pork Draw at  Legion:  This draw is so  popular you have to  come early to get a seat,  but no one will be turned  away, as this draw will  have some Christmas  Spiril lo It, Salurday  afternoon, December  19lh, is Ihe big day and  ticket sales siarl at 2:30  p.m. wiih Early Bird  Draws (four prizes) between 3 and 4 p.m. Then,  ai 4 p.m., ihe Gaylord  Buzzard and Porky Pig  Draw slarts. Besides Ihe  Turkeys and Hams there  are also other prizes,  hampers, etc. and,  Shelley's regulars during  lhe year should show up  as she wishes to see you  all and has a memory  like an elephant and will  know who's missing.  The Ladies Auxiliary to  Br. 112 Royal Canadian  Legion are having their  regular Hamper Draw  plus other draws Ihe  same day and will have  lhe Draw for ihe Case of  Christmas Cheer at the  end of Ihese events.  Annual General  Meeling:  The annual general  meeling of ihe Royal  Canadian Legion Br. 112  will he held in the Legion  Hall on Monday evening  December I4ih al p.m.  All veterans and  associate members are  urged lo attend.  There will be an election of Officers ai this  meeling.  Ladies   Appreciation  Night:  The Ladies Auxiliary  to Br. 112 Royal Canadian Legion are invited  lo allenl Appreciation  Night in their honour,  courtesy of the Men's  Branch. Happy Hour is  6:30 and Dinner at 7:00  p.m.  Contact Myrtle Myers  if  your   name   is   not  down. 883-2347.  New   Vear's   Dinner  Dance:  There will be a New  Year's Eve Dance at the  Legion in the hall.  Tickets will be on sale  this week at the Madeira  Park Pharmacy or  Legion and there are a  limited number.  Horsecollar will resume  on January Slh, 1982  Local Slorm News:  Last week a tree fell  across ihe roof of Kay  and Burl Smith's new  home and power was oul  on ihe Peninsula for  aboul 12 to 15 hours,  with many trees down In  lhal area. Lillies Lakes is  rising again so Ihat mean  ihe Beavers are building  new homes.  Duncan Sims Passes:  Duncan Sim was bom  in Vancouver in 1911.  After completing his  education in Vancouver,  he served as presidenl of  the family owned fishing  and navigalion company. From 1939 to  1946, he was an officer  aboard corvettes in ihe.  Royal Canadian Navy'!  Following lhe war, reworked as a chemical  engineer in Hawaii,  California, and Arizona.  Afier working as a consultant in Mexico, Latin  America and Soul hern  California, Mr. Sim was  appointed Chief Executive Officer and  General Manager of  Western Co-operalive  Fertilizer Limited in  Calgary.  In 1974, he retired to  Madeira Park. Mr. Sim ,  led an active retirement,  and was involved in  political and community  affairs on lhe Sunshine  Coasl. He was past presidenl of the Mackenzie  Social Credil Constituency Association; sal  on the Board of Variance  and the Court of Revision; and, at the time of  his death, was president  of the Suncoast Players  Dramatic Society. He  was a member of Har  bour lodge No. 191, AF  & AM, and the Order of  the Eastern Star.  Mr. Sim is survived by  his wife Flora; three sons  - Duncan, David and  Stuart; and Ihree sislcrs  and a brother - Marjorie  Bums, Audrey Gibsons,  Dorothy Gibson and  John Sim.  Drummond Insurance Lt  TRAVEL (Medical) INSURANCE  * Unlimited Coverage  Why not an Annual Policy for  THE WHOLE FAMILY: $95.00 per year  *Jl\ Now up to  ��-VA 40% DISCOUNT  TO NON-SMOKERS  on Life Insurance Policies  "Insurance is our Only Business"  *206 - Cedar Plaza, Gibsons        886-7751    886-2807  Consumer group  A group of concerned  citizens arc in the process  of forming n Consumers'  Action Committee on  lhe Sunshine Coasl.  Preliminary steps are being laken, such as investigating legislation  and authorities willing io  listen lo and work wilh  such a group.  The groundwork is being laid, and a public  meeling will mosl likely  be called once lhe fuels  are in and some directions are decided. Willi  considerable unemployment afflicting il>e Sunshine Const, and  Christmas approaching,  citizens are urged in  compare prices and  values offered fn ihe  local merchants.  The office of Gnu inning Education should be  able io supply ihe lime  and dale of ihe nexl  meeting',  Keep warm when  the power goes off.  Last night's fierce ice storm  knocked out the power on Elm  Street. Most houses are so  cold that families are huddling  in coats and blankets.  But not the Johnsons. They  own a Fisher woodstove, and  their home is toasty waim.  Mrs. Johnson cooked a pot of  stew on the stove, and there's  plenty of hot coffee.  The thought of a power fail-  Sec our wide ������election  of table cloths  for Christmas   From ma.98  qCITCHEM GflRNIVflL  "A Gallery o]  Kilchen Gadgets & Accessories"  Open lo 6 pm  Friday to B pm  Cowrie St., Sechelt  885-3611  ure didn't even enter Mr. Johnson's mind when he decided to  buy a Fisher Stove. He was  thinking about other things.  Like the fortune he'd been  paying to heat his home. And  that by heating with wood, he  didn't have to wony about  Middle East politics, or utility  rate increases. That's why he  decided to purchase his  Fisher. But now Mr. Johnson  has discovered that his Fisher >���'���  Stove was more of a bai*gain ;:  than he'd realized.  Visit your authorized Fisher-  Stove dealer soon and see the ':���  Fisher woodstove family. :;  Using a Fisher Stove signifi- '. *  cantly reduces your heat bill ���;  and protects you from the '���'���  cold, cruel worid.  <&�����  BUILDING  SUPPLIES,  Francis Peninsula Place  - Hwy. 101  Pender Harbour    883-9551  "I979rsi  fe HI SEFICIAL WOODSTOVE OF  imu THE 1980 OLYMPIC WINTER QA��ES . Coast News, December 7,1981  Halfmoon Bay Happenings  tast call for dinner  by Rulh Forrester  885-2418  Last call for dinner:  Vour tickets should be  ordered and picked up  by this weekend for the  Welcome Beach Community Association Annual Christmas Dinner.  The date for this affair is  December 19th, bul  numbers have to be  known ahead of lime, so  don't delay any longer,  or you might be disappointed. This is for  members and friends of  Welcome Beach Community Association and  tickets can be obtained  from Alex Ellis or Bar-  bafa Grimsey priced al a  low $7 per person.  Santa will be making  his annual visit to the  hall on the following  day, December 20th, for  ihe children's Christmas  party from two till four  in ; the afternoon. This  will be a fun afternoon  for all local children and  Iheir parents; there will  be entertainment and  refreshments, and it is  sponsored by the Halfmoon Bay Recreation  Society. Parenls may  make up a Utile gift  under five dollars with  their child's name on it  and hand it in to either  the Halfmoon Bay Store  or to Heidi Goodman.  Plans are also underway for a parly for the  local teens group. These  will be finalized at the  regular meeting of the  Sopiely on Monday,  December 14th at 7:30.  Local residents may  once again bring in the  new year with all their  friends and neighbours  at the Welcome Beach  Hall. Members and  friends will be gathered  there from about nine  o'clock onwards on Ihe  nighl of December 31st.  For this affair you bring  some snacks and goodies  - and refreshments loo  -music will be provided  by Ihe ever-popular Paul  Hansen at the organ, and  Ihere will be lots of fun  at that parly. Admission  for this is only $5 per  couple and is of course  for   members   of   the  Association   only   and  their friends.  That's Show-Biz:  Nicki Weber's popular  Halfmoon Bay Variety  Show at Madeira Park  on Friday the 4th was  called to a halt shortly  after intermission time  due to a blackout in the  school hall at the height  of Friday night's storm.  The show did go on for a  while with the help of  some emergency flash  lights, but it was feared  that these lights wouldn't  last long enough, so the  decision was made to cut  the. programme short.  This was most unfortunate, as the hall was  packed with a great audience who were  thoroughly enjoying the  production, which had  been sponsored by the  Coast Drama group.  Maybe one day ihe,jnow  will return to Ihat area,  so that the people can see  the rest of the show. In  the meantime, the cast is  having a rest for a couple  of weeks over the  holidays and will get  busy for the next all-new  show to be seen some  time in February.  More Letters ���������  Animal killing deplored  Editor:  1 am an old person and  live alone. I had a little  pet cat. It was lovingly  taken care of and never  heard a harsh word. One  day, being a male in springtime, it took temporary leave to mate as  all will. This time it never  came back. I called it. I  cried for it. Kept it's  food handy. Hoped even  after many months it  would return. I dreamed  about it and I thought I  heard it crying. Thought  it was somewhere alive  and longing to get home.  1 longed for it. And I  feared it was alive  somewhere and suffering. With many inquiries  about missing cats I  discovered a very large  number of people  lost  their pets, both cats and  dogs. Now I read that  my worst fears are very  likely true.  What is a man, or a  woman, who tortures  animals, who will steal  your little pet? After a  terrible journey, will imprison it in a tiny, dismal  cage, only taking it out  for fiendish suffering by  experiments, until the  unfortunate creature dies  after weeks or months of  agony, terror and  loneliness.  And for what?  Money. 99-7o of those  thousands upon  thousands of experiments are not to save  human life but to increase human bank accounts. Does this make  you proud? Glad to be  alive? Happy to participate? And where does  U.B.C, Simon Fraser,  St. Paul's and Vancouver General Hospital  get animals from? A  prime source, we read, is  the Sunshine Coast! In a  place so beautiful, how  can mankind be so vilel I  would rather die of  whatever I die from,  even this very day, than  have poor little harmless  animals tormented to  procure some possible  extension of my life. My  life should not be obtain  ed by the torture of living creatures, nor by  having other human beings so ��� betray  themselves, so lower  their humanity into a  foul and beastly condition far lower than the  dumbest beast.  All those taking part  in the revolting trade,  from those catching and  dispatching our animals,  to the scientist and student doctor, are not people I want to share this  earth with. There is, and  must be, another way.  As to those doing it for  mere money-making,  they have reached to bottom of human of human  inequity and squalour.  Yes, I know people  are more important than  animals. That is the very  reason I wish people  would live with human  dignity and natural love  for pretty little animals,  even as little children do,  and never, no matter  what, betray themselves  by becoming animal torturers, jailors and  monsters unfit to be in  the human race. Starve  first. I- would. And you  will not starve, unless we  all do.  Simona Trifondy  Editor's Note: The  writer's signature was  not clear; we hope we got  il righl.  i Bohn, 13, was accepted by Ihe Royal Win-  leg Ballet Company dance school at recent audi-  iMis held by the Royal in Vancouver, November  13th. Susan, daughter of Wayne and Lorraine Bohn  (if Langdale has been dancing for Ihree years and is  a student at Anna Wyman Dance School in Vancouver. She also trains locally twice a week with  bullet leachers Janine Kandborg and Noel Poole.  SPCA does not  sell animals  -Ycnr I'arnril Phot  Susan McLean, C.G.A.  Ir        Bookkeeping & Accounting  Auditing  Income Tax Consulting  104-1S57 Gower Point Road  Box 1666, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  886-8666  VLASSIFIED ADS  Editor:  I wish to take this opportunity to clarify the  subject of animals and  experimental laboratories. The Sunshine Coasl  SPCA does nol sell, lend  or give any animals lo  any research project ot  laboratory of any kind.  We take in strays and unwanted dogs and cats  and we keep them until  suitable homes are found  for them. Euthanasia, il  necessary is done by Dr.  Bailey, our local  veterinarian and is only  done in cases of sick or  old animals. Also wild  cats and dogs that are  unsuitable as pets such as  dogs that kill livestock or  biters.  The Village of Gibsons  Pound does sell animals  that homes are not found  for lo Dr. Gregg at UBC.  This situation we find in-  Size  SO"/,, Down/.SO"/,, ll-.ltlici  Due k Down *  Twin        66" x 84"  $133.  $170.  Double   80" x 84"  $160.  $200.  Queen    86" x 90"  $190.  $246.  King     104" x 90"  $218.  $283.  Prices Include 6% Prov. Sales Tax. Add $5.50 for postage and handling.  Channeled 81 baffled for warmth, neutral coloured ticking. Delivery before Christmas. Send certified cheque,  money order or VISA number to  ORDER    CLESUN ENTERPRISES LTD.  NOW TO:  55 WEST Ith AVENUE  VANCOUVER, B.C.V5Y INI  Account No..  Expiry Date _  Telephone Orders  t��Zf\/s\ D7').ftfi1 mJ   Monday to rrlday  Accepted At;      lOU*** J Oi m  UP X /   8;30 am t0 a pm  excusable and the blame  is not to be placed upon  the dog control officer  who goes out of her way  to find homes for the  animals. The full blame  lies with Village Council  who made the decision to  dispose of these animals  in this manner. Twenty-  five dollars is paid per  dog turned over lo Dr.  Gregg. The onus lies on  the dog owner who  should be held responsible for allowing his pet  to roam. Dogs should be  kept at home and should  be wearing a collar and  identification tag at all  times, so if it is lost or  found it can be identified  and owner contacted.  The Sunshine Coast has  long been a dumping  ground for unwanted  animals and the SPCA  was formed to help rectify the problem. Strays  are kept for 96 hours and  if not claimed are put up  for adoption. We do not  kill pels and we do nol  condone the suffering of  animals unable to speak  out of their pain and  confusion in research  labs. Only the public as  responsible pet owners  can put a stop to this unnecessary suffering.  Myckee Madill  Presidenl  Sunshine Coast SPCA  Box 405,  Gibsons, B.C.  For all your Carpets  \  ���Vgosheen  PRICES EFFECTIVE: WED. DEC. 9TH- SAT. DEC. 12TH  j MILK 385 ml 59*  LI'1,on. ...  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Th. 6:30 - 8 pm  Fun Night Tues 6:30 * 8:00 pm  Ladlts Swimming f, & Th 1:30 - 2 30 pm  Family Swim Sun 2:00 - 4:00 pm  Public Weekend Swim    Sal 2 - 4 pm & 8 ��� 10 pm  Sun 2 ��� 4 pm & 6.30 ��� 8:30 pm  For Special Classes & other info telephone 863-2612  PENDER HARBOUR CENTRE  Maddra Pwk.883-9100  T. Sinclair |  685-9327  We reserve the right  lo limit quantities Coast News, December 7,1981  In evening of melodrama  High school students delight  h> Wendy l.ynne-Juhns  The Playbill staled  "for Your Delectation"  and these are exactly the  right words for a prelude  lo An Evening of  Melodrama & Burlesque  presented lasi Wednesday, Thursday and Friday by the Elphinstone  Drama club.  Audience participation is an essential pan  of melodrama as ihe narrator, Sheree Wolansky,  slated ai ihe beginning of  the evening, The audience was encouraged  io lake pan by cheering  the heroes and booing  ilie villains.  The lirsi performance  of the evening was "One  Monlh to Pay" or "The  Sailor's Return". As  soon as the Ihree young  ladies appeared on the  stage the ease with which  they played their pans  made il easy for the audience to participate.  So sad was "Sweel  Alice" played by Darcie  Si. Denis as she related  her story of desperate  troubles to her friend  "Kindly Mrs. Hemic;,",  porl rayed by Marion  Van der Cieesi, lhal we  round ourselves engrossed.  Stephanie Sheridan as  "Dear   Mary"   showed  promise of developing  into a fine character actress, with her childish  amies, all the while interjecting homilies.  Brian Beard as the  villain, "Evil Squire  Meadows" was wonderful. One jusl couldn't  keep quiel while he was  doing his stuff.  I orena    Henry   as  "Brother Joe", the halfwit alcoholic broiher,  was excellent as a  character aeior. As ihe  play was reaching ils  drastic climax, Tony  Mankind, as lhe long-  lost sailor husband,  relumed lo save lhe day,  as lhe audience cheered.  Lights out  During sel changes  there were a selection of  olios. Olios are short lillle skits or pantomimes.  Liselle Herdahl and Mar-  cy Solis de Oranda did  Iwo olios which enier-  lained us. Gillian Johns  has quile a talent at pantomime - wonder what  she'd be like in a speaking role?  The second presentation called "Temptation  Sordid" or "Virtue  Rewarded" had five  acts. Again we meel the  heroines: Ihe mother  played by Deborah Harrison. Her bored and  domineering   allilude  brought loud booing  Irom lhe audience.  Donna MacFarlane,  playing lhe "Beloved  Arabella" was charmingly sweel and innocent.  Of course the villain,  ponrayed by Joseph  Sirubb was Irue to his  nasty ways in warning to  lake the jewels and the  girl. The "Alluring Fan-  nv" was played by the  alluring Amanda  Wilson.  lhe hero of Ihis  melodrama was the  ������Noble Clarence  Whiteheart" played by  Richard Farrell, the  romantic character aeior  whom we saw lasi spring  in Our Town? Glad lo  see him again.  A hearty hand (no  booing, please) goes to  Ken Dalgleish, our own  Sunshine  Coasl   pianist  who   performed   the  music for ihis lively production.  Judy   Wilson,   drama  teacher,   producer   and and dedicated effort in  direcior of An Evening the  production  of this*  of    Melodrama   and fine   entertainment-.  Burlesque deserves much When is the nexl one go-  applause for her talented ing to be?  Evil Squire Meadows is  I      CHRISTMAS IDEAS FROM  GIBSONS HARBOUR MERCHANTS  LAITJVDRY & SHOWER FACILITIES  886-8215  (Below All Sports Marine, ucross from Molly's Reach)  \riamLnj3Uim^inL'Ar��.'jrjj^.'xmJj^m2mKitixna^ This plucky lady carries on  Coast News, December 7,1981  hy Vene Parnell  Sarah Hughes, the  well-known Irish lady  who has made her cause  i he plight of the children  ol'-Norlhern Ireland, was  in Gibsons foi a day lasi  week to promote her  Society. She came lo  meet wiih local families  who might be willing lo  sponsor an Irish young  ster for a summer holiday.  The  motherly   Mrs.  Hughes, wilh lhe lively  blue eyes and justly  famous Irish complexion, lias a message, of  course. Very simply, il is  lhal lhe innocem victims  of strife, especially  young children, no mailer where or win. require  compassion and in  moments of distress the  world can slill be one big  family.  lhe Irish politics lhal  have swirled on llirough  the inisis of 300 years or  Cowrie St  j Sechelt  885-2916  FASHIONS  10% OFF  mouses. Slacks. Skirts  Tops ami Dresses  -=/3W  Notice Board  H  Sponsored as a Public Service  886-2622 by the Coast News 886-7817  NOTE: Early announcements will be run once, then  must be re-submitted to run again, no more than one  month prior to the event.  .���Am . m^tta  Coming Events  Roberts Cieek Hospital Auxiliary Second Monday ol each month al 7  pin St Aidan s Hall  SI Bartholomew's Church Bake Sale & Sewing Table Salutdav  December* 12 al 10 am ��� Simnvcrest Mall  Timber Trail Riding Club regulat meeling cancelled. Year-end swards  tamily nighl pol-luch supper Doc 9lh Wilson Cruch Hall 6 30 pm  Ewyoni! Welcome  Navy League is having a Bake Sale Dec. 12 a! Sunnycrest Mall - 11 am  4 pm  Regular Events  Monday  Roberts Cieek Hoapltal Auxiliary Second Monday ol each monlh II  am SI Aldan's Hall  Sunshine Pottery Guild meals every 2nd Monday ol Ihe month at the  "Studio ' corner ot North Road and Highway 101 at 7 pm TFN  Monday - O.A.P.O.M3S Regular Meeting Firsl Monday ot each month 2  lim al Harmony Hall. Gibsons  Social Bingo ��� 2nd 4 3rd Mondays 2 pm at Harmony Hall, Gibsons  Elphinstone Pioneer Museum in Gibsons is now open Monday through  Saturday between g - 4 pm  Roberts Creek New Horiions meels .11 Ihe Community Hall each Mon  cjay t-30   3 30 pm All welcome  Tuesday  Women's Aglow Fellowship Meels every thud Tuesday ol the month al  |4arinony Hall Gibsons Tiansportalron and babysitting available  $67426  Sunshine Coasl Arts Council Regular meeting 4th Tuesday ol every  rjonth at 7 30 pm at the Arts Centre in Sechelt  Duplicate Bridge trom Oclober 6 and every lust and Ihlrd Tuesday  lEjerealler al Ihe Goll Club. 730 pm Call Phyllis Hoops at 8662575 for  (pjlofmanon.  At-Anon Meetings Al-Anon Meetings every Tuesday nighl   Roberts  Ctoek For inlormallon call B86-9059or 8869041  Sunshine Coasl Navy League ot Canada Cadets and Wrenettes ages  ifi lo 12 will meet Tuesday nights. 7 - 9 pm. United Church Hall. Gibsons New recruils welcomed  Tuesday - Take-A-Break discussion group lor women. In Gibsons. Tues  !W0 11 30 am at Catholic Church Hall Babysitting available, call  8(6 8036  Amnesty International Study Group Ural .mil third Tuesdays 61> m Hall  Road. Roberis Creek Phone BB68390 885-3498  Wednesday  Sechelt Garden Club 7 30 pin 31 Hilda's Hall Fust Wednesday ol each  monlh. except Jan   July .*. August  Sunshine Coast Sports Club will be haying a back and hold oigani���  llonal meeting al Elphinstone School. Wednesdays 5 pm  Beldge al Wllaon Creek Hall eveiy second Wednesday. starling Nov  4tb. 7:30  For inlormallon phune 885-9726  Timber Trail Riding Club ltd Wednesday of Ihe monlh 7 30 p in Davis  Eta, Elemenla'y School  Wednesday ��� O.A.P.O.asa Carpet Bowling. Every Wednesday 1 pm al  rjtarmony Hall. Gibsons  Qibsons Tops Meeting every Wednesday evening al 6 45 pin Change  Irdm Athletic Club to Resouice Centre al Ihe Alternate School Phone  8662391  Sunshine Lapidary A Cralt Club meets 1st Wednesday eyory monlh at  7-30 pm  For mlorm.ihon 886 2873 or 886-9204  Kiwanis Care Centre Auxiliary - Gibsons meets 3rd Wednesday each  month 6 pm at the Caie Centre  Pander Harbour Hoapltal Auxiliary Second Wednesrlay ol each monlh  130 pm SI Andrews Church New members always welcome  Wilson Cieek Communlly Reading Cenlre 7 00  8 30 p m 885 2709  Thursday  Card Night: Crib. Whist. Bridge. Every Thursday, stalling November 5  6 00 shai|. Roberis Cieek Legion Halt. Lower Road Everyone welcome  Roberis Creek Legion Bingo Every Thursday, beginning May 7. Early  Bl/d. Regular and Bonanza TFN  The Bargain Barn ol the Pender Harbour Health Clinic Auxiliary is open  offThursday afternoons from 1:00 until 3:30  At-Anon Meeting every Thursday in Gibsons al 6 pm For Inlormallon  cfjll 886-9569 oi 866 9037.  Thuraday - Take-A-Break discussion group lor women. In Sechell  Thursday 9:30 - 11:30 am   al Continuing Education portable unit.  Gtiatelech Babysitting available, call 866-8036.  Thursday ��� O.A.P.O.M38 Public Bingo Every Thursday starting Nov 5 at  / a5 pm al Harmony Hall. Gibsons.  Western Weight Controllers Every Thursday al I pm m the Uniled  chinch Hall: Gibsons and in tbe Sechelt Elementary School. Thursdays  ati7 pm New members welcome 885-3895 ISechelt only!  Friday  Tpl Lot - Every Friday - Gibsons United Church Hall 9:30 am to 11:30 am.  ��� Children 0-3 years  Sechelt Totem Club Bingo Every Friday Place: Wilson Creek Communi  l/Hall Times: Doors open 5:30 early Birds 7:00. Bonanza 7:30 Regular  Bingo 6:00 100% payout on Bonanza end ol each monlh. Everyone  welcome TFN  Country Stars Squars Dancing Each Friday, starling Sepiember 11  Spchell Elementary School Gym 8   11 pm. Caller: Harry Robertson  Thrift Shop Every Friday t - 3 pm. Thrift Shop, Gibsons United Church  basement.  Wilson Creek Community Reading Centre Noon   4 pm 8652709.  Friday - O.A.P 0x38 Fun Nite Every Friday al 7:30 pm Pot Luck Supper  last Friday ol every monlh al 6 pm at Harmony Halt. Gibsons  Ladies Baskelball ��� Fridays Elphinstone Gym 7 - 9 pm.  Saturday  Tha Bargain Barn ol Ihe Pender Harbour Health Clinic Auxiliary is open  OO Saturday alternoons Irom t - 4 pm  ���aaaaaa-aaaaaaaaa-^HM--..HB^^^^^^^n  lunger have creaied a sad  state of affairs and Mrs.  Hughes, as much as she  would like to have a  solution lo ihe problem,  has none.  Her eves fill wilh tears  of frustration and  fatigue for a moment,  but lhe plucky lady goes  on. Her husband died  iwo years ago and she  has Iwo sons, 18 and 20.  both livingai home one a  carpenier and lhe oilier a  plumber.  She spends countless  hours travelling and  visiting, reading, speaking 10 concerned Irish  parenls "on lhe phone  day and nighl", comforting and giving hope, all  wilhoul any financial  reward.  Whal lillle money she  has, she spends to pro-  niote ihe five-week  holidays she arranges lor  Irish youngsters between  ihe ages of 8 and 12  years, lo visit and experience a normal life in  North America.  "I would rat Iter give  my money io help lhan  io kill innocenl people,"  says Sarah, who describes ihe situation in  Ireland as worsening,  because of ihe terror of  lhe bombs. Booby naps  have claimed thousands  of innocenl lives.  Mrs. Hughes describes  one child whose hand  was blown off by a hidden bomb and when lhe  boy visited America, lhe  Shriners paid lo have  him filled wilh a new  hand.  "When my sons go  mil, I can'l relax. I sil  and slare al lhe Icily bul  I wouldn't be able lo lell  you whal I am  watching," says Sarah,  who lives on the outskirts of Belfast,  Sarah wishes her sons  would leave Ireland���she  would rather see ihem go  away lhan remain and be  maimed or killed. Many  children are viriual  prisoners in Iheir homes.  Especially in cases of  single parent families,  when lhe pareni is nol  home, lhe children are  nol allowed lo go oul  and play, for fear of injury from hidden bombs.  There are barricades in  ihe downiown area of  Bel lasi, where people are  searched as Ihey enier.  When shoppers enter  stores, ihey are searched  for explosives.  "It's a way of life, li  has io be done, lo bring  thing's back io normal,  so people can shop  wilhoul fear."  Inflation and growing  poverty is pulling Ihe  children inlo lhe strife.  They can earn a few pennies by delivering  messages and running errands for ihe extremists.  Mrs. Hughes, who is a  I'roiesiani, maintains  lhal Ihe IRA is financed  by communists. "I have  more in common wiih a  Catholic than I do with a  Coinmunisl or extremist  on either side," she firmly believes.  Since she began her  campaign len years ago  Sarah lliiglus from Htllusl, Ireland, Is determined  lit help Irish children experience the "gtnitl life" in  Krtltlliflll B.C. -Wiirl'ini, i   lo send children lo  America lo experience  "a better way of life,  where Catholics and  Protestants live together  in peace," thousands of  Northern Irish children  have benefitted from  generosity on both sides.  Volunleers help Mrs.  Hughes in Ireland lo  select children, io  chaperone ihem on ihe  long llighls, and lo talk  10 their families. In  Canada and lhe US  families receiving a child  pay ihe air fare, which  Ihis year will be $600.  British Airways cooperates by giving good  rales and complementary  tickets io Mrs. Hughes.  Mrs. Hughes' reason  fordoing il is simple: "li  lhe children never know  a belter way of life, how:  are ihey going lo know  how io make a better life  lor Iheir children?"  She believes ihe  children's visits arc a  learning experience lhal  broadens iheir oullook.  11 is nol simply a holiday, all hough ihere is no  question lhal ihis trip  may be lhe only holiday  some of I he children may  ever know.  A particular) difficult  situation arises in cases  where only one child in a  family can be chosen for  Ihe trip. Mrs. Hughes is  gratified if she can find a  family who will offer lo  lake a brother and sister  together, bin since ihis is  a large burden, she  doesn't expeel ii.  However, her visit lo lhe  -Sunshine Coasl Ihis week  has been rewarded by  jusl such an offer from a  Sechelt briefs  Sechell couple, who are  giving up a nip lo lhe  Uniled Kingdom to  finance a trip here for  iwo children Instead.  The Sarah Hughes  Society of B.C. can be  contacled al 5646 10th  Avenue, Delia, B.C.  V4L 1CI. Presidenl is  fed toiler of Delia ai  943-240.1. On lhe Sunshine Coasl, contact person is Sharon Webber al  886-2900, Box 1063,  Gibsons, B.C. The Webbers had a 10 year old  girl, Pauline Kerr from  Bel fast slay wilh litem  lasi summer and are asking lor another child this  year, for $5, a person  may become a member  of the Society and Ihese  and other voluntary  donations help pay the  expenses of chaperones  travelling from Ireland.  Lasi year, 83 children  came lo B.C. and Ihis  year Mrs. Hughes hopes  lo find places lor 100  children.  when a sponsor family decides lo lake a child,  a $200 deposit for lhe air  fare is required immediately and lhe remainder of lite $600  musi be paid by March  15. 1982. The children's  families are asked lo  coinribuie something lo  make ihe child's nip  possible, because as Mrs.  Hughes recognizes,  "people appreciate ii  more if ihey have lo pay  lor il." However, truly  needy children are given  I'iisi consideration,  because ihis may be lhe  only chance Ihey will  ever base.  Carson Point Residents:  A leller from Carson  Point residents opposed  lo a proposed log soiling  and bundling operation  in Iheir area resulted in  Council seeking advice  from Wildlife officials  Alderman lee recommended lhe information  be gathered and  presented io a public  meeting.  Sceriell Pre-School:  A leller from lhe  Sechell Pre-School  Association requesting  financial assistance for  ils building and sile on  Barnacle Slrcel was  discussed. Council decided lo hold a decision on  ihe requesi over lor a  week pending a review of  ihe village budget.  INSURANCE AUTOPLAN  NOTARY PUBLIC  Swcmt bqwcm Lid.  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Sunnycrest   Mall, Gibsons  886-7213  MINT PATTIES  by Smiles 'N Chuckles  Reg. $1.08  Sale  88'  ELEQANTE  by Smiles 'N Chuckles  600 gm       Reef. $6.89  s...*5.19  NUTCHOS  For Nut-Nuts  by Smiles 'N Chuckles  Reg. $5.69  Sale '3.99  Rowntree's  DAIRY BOX  1 lb       Reg. $5.55  s... $4.49  TURTLES  14 oz  Reg. $6.75  f"��*4.99  WEEKEND  Rowntree's 1 Ib box  Reg. $5.99  Sale '4.99  A Full Selection off  LAURA SECORD  CHOCOLATES  Double Glo  ANGEL HAIR  Reg. 89'  69'     - A  Sal*  ^_  CHRISTMAS  CANDLE SET  2-Candle Holders  2 ��� Floral Decorations  2 ��� Candles   Reg. $6.99  Sal. *3.99  DOODLE  CRAFT KIT Smurf  Reg. $4.99 /  Sal. $3.49 *  Noma  LIGHTED  TREE TOP  Reg. $5.25  Sal*     3.99  Smurf  HANGING  MOBILES  Reg. $3.99  Sale     2.99,  J  NOMA  OUTDOOR LIGHT  SETS  25's       Reg. $12.95  Sal. $9.49 ^ ^1  Double Glo  ICICLES  1000 Strand  Reg. 69'  Sal. 49*.  1 ��� Tablecloth  12 ��� Regular Napkins  12-Cocktail Napkins  Reg. $1.69 set  Sa,.$1.19>J  PHARMASAVE  mm Coast News, December 7,1981  Doorway lo Ihe Woods  * The three of us have  made a rough pact to try  and stick it out in the  Charlottes until lhe  Christmas shutdown. It  seems a sensible plan  that will give us enough  money to last through  lhe winter. We settle in  for the long haul. Then  something happens thai  none of us could have  foreseen.  A rigging-slinger's job  comes open on one of  the colddeck machines.  It is the straw-boss position on a yarding crew  and a step up ihe ladder  from selling chokers.  Chris, anxious to advance himself, asks for  and gets the job. It proves to be a fateful decision.  He comes in from the  first day on the new job  with a disgruntled look  on his face. "Boy, that  new hooktender I've got  is a right sonofabitch!"  he says. "Guy called  Emil Schultz.. Real  slavedriver."  "Christ!" says Verne.  "If I'd known it was his  side you were going on, 1  would have warned you.  I worked for him one  time. He's bad news  from away back. Thinks  iis still the Dirty  Thirties!"  "Well, I guess I'm  stuck with him" says-  Chris wryly. "I'll just  have to tough it out  somehow."    Pages  from a Life-Log  Peter Trower  Practically every night  from this point on, Chris  comes home with some  new complaint about  Schultz' unreasonable  behaviour. He points  him out to me. Schultz  looks every bit as mean  as he sounds���a tall man  wiih hard eyes and a  thin, bitter mouth.  Under the circumstances, it is only a  matter of time before  something hits the fan.  Verne and I come back  from the woods one  night to find Chris  already in the  bunkhouse. "Well, I  guess ii's goodbye io this  camp" he says.  "What happened?"  asks Verne. "Did you  pack her in?"  "Not exactly" says  Chris. "Schultz changed  roads this morning and  he hung the block in such  a way that we were forced to work in the bight  all ihe time. It was  dangerous as hell and I  asked him to move the  block to another stump  so we'd be able to get in  the clear. Of course the  old bastard wouldn't  hear of it so I mutinied  on him and talked the  rest of the crew into  walking off with me for  safety reasons. I figured  if 1 told the super what  the score was, he might  listen to me. But Schultz  grabbed a logging truck  and got into camp ahead  of us. Turns out Schultz  is the super's brother-in-  law so 1 didn't stand a  chance anyhow. They  canned me for trouble-  making."  "Well, to hell with the  bastards!" says Verne.  "We're all partners.  We'll bloody well quit  too. I hear they're  building a new pulp-mill  near Rupert. We can get  jobs there."  "Sure" I agree.  Chris makes some attempt lo talk us out of il  but ii seems the only  right thing to do under  the circumstances. Verne  and I head over to the office and gel ihem to  make out our lime.  The next morning, the  three of us are in a  chartered Norseman,  gunning across Hecate  Strait towards Prince  Rupert. This wasn't exactly the way we'd had it  figured but whal the  hell? I have weathered  my first logging-camp.  lace  _..._�� .,��,�� Licensed Premises  RESERVE NOW  for your Traditional  CHRISTMAS TURKEY DINNER!  Serving from 4 pm  $11.95 complete  Children's portions available  RESERVATIONS ONLY  886-9780 I  Seaview Place, Gibsons  WED.throughSAT.  ^^^���^^^���^^1      and        ^^^^^^^^  SUNDAY BRUNCH RESERVATIONS  PLEASE  Our December Menu Includes:  LAMB ORIENTALE  ���12.SO    |^^^^^^^^^  FILLET MIGNON PHEASANT  ���14.95 ���14.95  FRESH SEAFOOD OF THE DAY  SPECIAL OF THE DAY  * We will be CLOSED SUNDAY. Deo. 13th  �� We will be OPEN MON. & TUES..  Deo. 21st & 22nd  OPEN NEW YEAR'S EVE!  "Alluring Fanny" alias Amanda Wilson In "Temptation Sordid" or "Virtue Rewarded" presented  last week by Ihe Elphinstone Drama Club.  -W.ndj 1 .nnr-Johrii Pholo  Music  for the  Christmas  season  Christmas music in a  Christmas setting. The  Sunshine Choristers, a  local group who meet  weekly for the pleasure  of making music  together, will be presenting a Christmas Concert  on Friday December 11,  8:00 pm. at the Sunshine  Coast Arts Centre in  Sechelt.  The Choristers, under  the direction of Jessie  Bell Gairns, generally  focus on one public concert a year, as well as  competing in the Sunshine Coast Music  Festival. They also perform in local hospitals,  churches, intermediate  care centres, and last spring gave their first concert at the Arts Centre.  Friday's concert marks  their first Christmas  presentation.  The Arts Centre,  which undoubtedly has  the best acoustics on the  coast, will be the setting.  The current exhibition,  Spiritual Journeys, with  20 Sunshine Coast artists  renditions of the Nativity, and a stunning  display of handpainted  icons by Elizabeth Low  will offer a warming  complement to ihe  Choristers Christmas  Concert. Admission is  $2.50 for adults, SI.50  for O.A.P. and students.  CRAB STUFFED  CANNELLONI MO  At the Twilight  The Twilight Theatre  vice for their cmldren.  in Gibsons presents a  week of sex and passion  in two films. The first.  Body Heal, starring  William Hurt and  Kathleen Turner, is a  classy, unabashed pot  boiler in which sexy lady  entices sexy man to kill  her not-so-sexy husband.  The plot is nol unique,  hut the eroticism raises  ihe film to beiter-than-  average quality, for  ihose who like that sort  of thing.  Body Heat plays  Wednesday through  Salurday, December 9th  - 12th. The film is of  course restricted and is  not the sort of thing  parents would want to  use as a baby sittin&ser-  Sex among the bubble  gum set is the theme of  Franco Zeffirelli's  Endlesslove. The plot,  teenage boy lusting after  teenage girl, is certainly  believable. This particular teenage boy,  however, is inclined to  go to excessive lengths to  obtain the object of his  desires. The theme certainly worked for Zef-  firelli in his beautiful  film Romeo and Juliet  and the novel  Endlesslove has become  something of a pop cult  item, so this movie is  probably worth a look.  Endlesslove plays Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, 8 p.m., December  13, 14 and 15th.  Community Forum  Channel Ten  GIBSONS  CHANNEL 10  Tuesday, December 8  SECHELT  CHANNEL 10  Thursday, December 10  Beginning at 7:00 p.m.  "Church and Community".  The Sarah Hughes  Society of British Columbia takes its name  from a woman who had  a dream some years ago.  Fifty-two year old Sarah  Hughes from Belfast,  Northern Ireland, was in  our studio with host,  Louise Hume. Mrs.  Hughes had the idea of  taking young Irish  children away from the  violence that surrounded  their everyday life. Last  July she brought 83  children to British Columbia. One of these  children visited the Webber family in Gibsons.  We were pleased to have  Mrs. Hughes here to  discuss her efforts and  her plans for the future.  "Coasl Ten Visits BCIT  and Delta Ten Television.  Presently three  students from the Community Broadcasting  Program at Elphinstone  are enrolled at BCIT. We  were able to visit  Kathleen Hall and Carl  Johnstone. We toured  the facilities and talked  with teachers and  students. We left BCIT  and visited our sister station, Delta Ten. Program Director, Ron  Dubbin, gave us a tour  of the studio, the mobile  unit, and explained to us  the role of community  television in Delta. This  musical tour was produced by Brian Beard, Vicki  Hawken, Kenna Marshall and Anne Watt.  "Special Thanks to  Canadian Forest Products al Port Mellon."  Canadian Forest Products contributed two  FILL television lights to  the Community Broadcasting Class. We visited  Port Mellon and received  a warm welcome as well  as our lights. This show  was taped on location at  Port Mellon and in our  studio. You will see the  students receiving and  opening the new lights.  Thank you, Port Mellon,  we greatly appreciate this  donation and hope that  we will make proper use  of them to improve the  quality of our work.  "Featuring Mr. Roberts  Creek...Dan Tohill"  Dan Tohill was in our  studio visiting Brian  Beard. Dan was judged  to be Mr. Roberts Creek  during last summer's  Daze. This show flashes  back to summer activities; the Daze, the Sea  Cavalcade and the Sunshine Coast Talent Contest. Dan discusses his  role as Mr. Roberts  Creek and gives us some  insight into his career  and his talents. Dan  brought his harmonica  and played selections for  us. This show was produced and edited by  Brian Beard.  "Home of the  Trumpeter Swans,  Cranberry Lake."  From Powell River  Cable Net, this show  features a look at the  trumpeter swans. The  film and tape footage of  the birds was collected  over a period of four  years and documents information about the  behaviour and nesting  activities of the swans  from the time they arrive  until they leave.  Cranberry Lake is  located north and east of  Powell River.  If you missed our programming last week, it  was due to technical difficulties which have been  corrected, thanks to  Coast Cablevision Ltd.  Join us next week for our  last show of 1981...our  Christmas Special...  TWILIGHT  THEATRE  For Times and Prices��� Phone 886-2827'  Wed. ��� Thurs. - Fri. - Sat. Dec. 8 ��� 10 ��� 11 ��� 12  ���I8 pm.       WIUJAM HURT  KATHLEEN TURNER  27���'   i   BODY  ESCHEAT0  ER-H^  m  i  WARNING: Soma Nudity and Suagtalln Scanaa. Occaalonal  Vlolanca B.C.F.C.O.  Sun. - Man. ��� Tues.  Dec. 13 -14 - IS  the love every   ��'��Pm-  parent fears.  J brooke shields  | martin hewitt  endlesslove.  A UNIVERSAL  RELEASE  /J    W^  Nudity and Sai; Occasional Vlolanct.  by Rae Ellingham  Week commencing December 7th.  General Notes: The Full  Moon in Gemini opposes  Mercury and Neptune indicating a restless, confusing period. There'll  be slips-of-the-tongue  and misunderstandings  all week. It's still the  wrong time to sign important papers. Venus  enters Aquarius favouring large-group or community get-togethers.  Action-planet Mars  spends its last few days  in Virgo. Babies born  end of this week will be  emotionally excitable,  incessant talkers and  obsessed with trivial  matters.  ARIES (March 21 -  April 19)  Full Moon finds you  worried over trifling  details. Short-distance  communications bring  nothing but confusion.  Memory is poor. Jot  down all messages and  don't forget to mail  other people's letters.  You'll be day-dreaming  on the highway. Social  circle enlarges next few  weeks. Chance of  romance occurs at local  meeting.  TAURUS (April 20 -  May 20)  Full Moon messes up  your finances. Indecision  over big purchase means  a few sleepless nights. If  possible, postpone major  cash transaction. Guard  carefully your purse,  wallet or small irreplaceable items. Career  or local reputation  receives pleasant boost  next four weeks.  GEMINI (May 21 -  June 21)  Full Moon in Gemini  coincides with your  restless, over-emotional  behaviour. Tendency is  to talk too much about  unimportant matters.  Ability to bore others is  strong. Happiness is  linked to long-distance  affairs next few weeks.  Last chance to complete  domestic arrangements.  Geminis born June 10  experience the jitters  Thursday.  CANCER (June 22 -  July 22)  Full Moon finds you  worrying over receni  mistake that wasn't all  your fault. Resist urge to  brood alone this  weekend. Also stay clear  of depressing, less fortunate persons. Visit no  hospitals, nursing homes  or prisons. Next few  weeks is favourable  period to negotiate loans  or mortgages. Stand-off  with neighbour ends.  You win.  I.EO (July 23 - Aug. 22)  Full Moon muddles  your long-range plan.  Seems local official or  acquaintance has lost  essential Information.  Refuse io accept rushed  or re-hashed agreements,  Group meeling becomes  gibbering free-for-all.  Marriage or partnership  mailers bring much happiness nevl few weeks.  Financial spats cease.  VIRGO (Aug, 23 ���  Sepl. 22)  Full Moon emphasizes  your accomplishments  and prestige. Results of  'eceni endeavour  become common  knowledge. Idle chatter  speculates whal you'll attempt next. Jusl a few-  days left io plan  courageous move before  Mars leaves your sign.  Job-scene atmosphere  improves next few  weeks. Virgos born Sepl.  12 must learn what not *  to say.  LIBRA (Sepl. 23 -  Ocl. 23)  Full Moon coincides  wiih unsettling news  from a distance. Check  facts by phone before  booking first available  flights. Letter from afar  contains hazy details.  Avoid emotional  philosophical discussions  this weekend. Social or  romantic outings are  pleasurable next few  weeks. Action-planet  Mars enters Libra soon  promising renewed  energy and confidence.  SCORPIO (Ocl. 24 -  Nov. 22)  Full Moon confuses  matters linked to other  people's money or  possessions. There'll be  misunderstandings concerning overdue loans  and equipment. It's a  bad week to sign financial agreements. Realize  loved one's business-  sense is faulty. Urge to  beautify your living  space increases next few  weeks.  SAGITTARIUS  (Nov. 23 - Dec. 21)  Mercury in your sign  opposing the Full Moon  finds you more boring  than your Gemini  associates. Resist urge to  talk for talking's sake.  Partner loses patience  with your vague, impractical ideas. Letters,  phone calls, short trips  bring much happiness  next few weeks. Anticipate fewer fights with  superiors. Sagittarians  born Dec. 11 should say  as little as possible all  week.  CAPRICORN (Dec. 22 -  Jan. 19)  Full Moon accompanies worrisome health  or employment conditions. Seems back-room  negotiations are placing  a strain on your daily  routines and well-being.  Have doctor check any  ailment linked to arm,  chest or lung. Non-  seasonal gift gives unexpected pleasure next few  weeks. Irritation  originating far away  fizzles out.  AQUARIUS (Jan. 20 -  Feb. 18)  Full Moon coincides  with a nerve-racking  social get-together.  Check date, time, location on ticket or reservation. Don't blow romantic outing by talking only  of your wonderful self.  Venus enters your sign  soon promising increased popularity. Expect  fewer disagreements over  shared expenses or joint-  accounts.  PISCES (Feb. 19 -  Mar.20)  Full Moon spotlights  confusing condition's  where you live. Root of  problem is mix-up over  career and family commitments, Sign nothing  related io real-estate or  job promotion. Venus  warns againsl secret or  forbidden association  next few weeks. Legal  dispute ends. Pisces persons born March 10 face  lough domestic decision.  WANTED  Used Furniture  and Whal Have You  ���US USED  FUMITURE  Hi' but llt't'r Bottles  886-2812  Gibsons Legion  Branch "109  "NORM JONES  & Friends"  Fri. & Sat.  Dec. 11th & 12th  Members &  Guests Welcome .MIMBHHB  Portrait of Arthur Erickson  Iglauer's book a joy  Coast News, December 7,1981  Not for money  by Bob Hunter  I see lhal Jack McClelland, lhe Canadian  publisher, is fretting  because he's having trouble finding young  writers.  The under-30 types  aren't interested any  longer in writing the  Great Canadian Novel.  Ihey all want to write  the Greal Canadian  Script.  As though to prove  McClelland s point, an  overflow crowd of  would-be script writers  showed up al a lecture  sponsored by Ihe B.C.  Film Industry Association a couple ol months  ago.  The speaker was a  Hollywood writer named  Syd Field, who admitted  ihat he was only a  "moderately successful"  script writer, meaning  lhal he'd worked on  numerous scripts, but  hardly anything had actually made il lo the  screen.  Nevertheless, he was  obviously a quantum  leap further up the scale  than ihe I,(XX) of us  crowded together in the  Robson Square Media  Cenlre, listening,  Hollywood, of course,  is slill where il's al,  mmiewise. If you can  dig il.  Mr. field's main claim  lo fame was lhal lie  wrote a book aboul how  io write a script which is  regularly sold oul as  soon as il appears in a  Canadian hook slore.  In his book, Mr. Field  mentioned in passing  lhal lhe real forces lhal  gcneraic all the energy in  Hollywood are "greed  and power".  Ai his lecture he was  candid aboul the chances  of anyone's script ever  making ii io lhe screen.  Roughly Ihe same as  youi chances oi jumping  from ihe Lion's Gale  IJridge and surviving.  1 ihink ihose are approximately the same  odds against the  mMuscript of your  Great Canadian Novel  ever becoming an international best seller.  So.  Given that the odds  are equally long - why is  il, exactly, that young  Canadians are spurning  the durable thrill of having one's words bound in  hardcover for Ihe  fleeting glory of the big  screen?  cover   for   Ihe   fleeting  glory of the big screen?  Is il the hope of hearing your narrative in  Dolby Sound?  Is it a desperate craving io see your semi-  autobiographical main  character transformed  inlo Paul Newman?  is il the sick desire to  watch Bo Derek act out  the sex scenes ii look you  20 pages lo write?  Or is it the money?  I would hate lo Ihink  that young Canadian  writers have sunk to the  level of writing for  money! Who ever heard  of a Canadian writer  writing for money,  unless ii was Pierre Ber-  lon or Charles  Templelon?  No, ii can'l be true.  Deeper forces musi be al  work.  Let's lace il, whal Mr.  Field said aboul  Hollywood was true. Il  feeds on greed and  power.  And anyone who is attracted lo ihose sort of  ihings, scriptwriters included, musi be,.,  Well, the terrible irulh  must he lhal young  Canadian writers have  turned greedy and ihey  all want as much power  as ihey can possibly gel.  I chimin. I'm ashamed  of ihe upcoming literary  general ion in Canada.  Il's shocking.  Me? Whal was 1 doing  ihere unending,,Mr.  Field's led mo?  Oh. I was thinking  maybe of writing a book  aboul ii...  No. Really!  Ke|)resciilull\e work  "Seu'ii Slimes",  20 local artists  \rlhiir  Frieksun  Seven Stones: A Portrait  of Arthur Erickson, Architect by Edith Iglauer  of Garden Bay. Harbour  Publishing, Madeira  Park, B.C. $29.95 - 120  pages, 112 photos, 40 in  full colour.  by Joan Huestis Foster  This is a gem of a  book, whole and spare,  colourful and uplifting,  friendly and instructive,  a visit with a creative  genius along wilh  marvellous photos of his  work.  As with many art  books the interest here  lies in matching the  descriptive warmth of  Edith Iglauer's in-depth  lucid words to the stunning creativity of  Erickson's wondrous  designs and in recognizing the importance of the  inside-outside gardens  and ihe prevailing landscape. The visual impact  is as splendid from  within and throughout  the buildings as it is upon  approaching them.  "I am writing not so  much about architecture  as about the mind of an  architect"  says   Iglauer  Nativity theme on display  bj Vene Parnell  Hl|lllllllll  Virrli Shun  pi-rinK.lnrt   Im  .. n.i,ih Vanrttr  III lhe pre-Chrisimas  scramble and excitement, if you can find a  few moments to steal  away, ihe Nativity (heme  as depicted by local  Coasl ariists is worih exploring al lhe Arls Celine.  The special Christmas  exhibit, which will move  in lhe Hunter Gallery in  Gibsons from December  I2ih io 24i li. is n  soothing respite from lhe  festive preparations  which we all enjoy, bul  which can outwIicIiii us  if we become loO caugln  up in ihem.  Whal is most impressive aboul I lie  Nativity show Is the greal  variety of sivles and in-  Festival entry  deadline set for  January 15*  A Book  Is a Quality Gilt  for a  Reasonable Price  GIFT IDEAS  i"Seven Slones: A PortraitJ  of Arthur Erickson,  Architect  iy E  Inland  The ninlh annual Sunshine Coasl Music  Festival will beheld trom      g" '"!'   Gibsons Public  Library  Tuestluj   -'Ip.m.  WrUnesdas   -'1p.m.  Thursda*. U ��.��� 7-9pm.  Saturday 2-1 p.m.  886-2130  March 8 - I6lh ihis year.  Adjudicators are Donna  Fish wick, Piano; Sant\  Payne, Speech Arls;*  Normal l.cggal, Dance;  and Joseph Berarducci,  Voice.  Entries close on  January I6ih and Ihere  will he no exceptions.  For syllabus or entry  forms contact Festival  Secretary, Mrs. Hilda  Millonal 885-24.11.  IFlumes Across th*  | Border  by Pierre Berion  _��� by William Kuraler. i  Tde AqulsllWs:        "  The Canadian  Establishment V"l. II  rr'Canadlsns Behind  | Enemy Lines  I 1939 - 1945  L fry Ri'v  , Canada: A History  [ In Photographs  Uncle Percy's Wonderlu]^ 1  Town  i*The Lite and Times ol _J  t Greg Glark: Canada's  '[ Favourite Story Teller  FMooching: The Salmon;  I Fisherman's Bible  [/Rupert: The 1982  Daily Express Annual  J More Jusl Mary Stories  byM.  FThe Judy Bluitlo Dairy:  t The Place to Pul    ,  \ Your Feelings  (The Tasha Tudor  JAdvent Calendar   .  7 Guiness Book  1 ol Records 1982 Edition  flnvllallon lo a  ' Royal Wedding '  Correction  An error of omission has been found In the White ]  Pages of your phone book.  Thar correct listing lor the  SECHELT DENTAL CENTRE  (Bank of Mimui'iil Hlil<). - Upstairs)  follows!  Dr. Lome D. Barman  Dr. Ted Espley  Dr. Dan Kingsbury      885-3244  tistic mediums ihat have  been used. From ihe  sophisticated three-  dimensional "Downiown Angel" crealed  from fabric, fibreglas,  painl, plaster and glass  by Senja Boulelier, lo'  lhe very simple and  beauliful plaslicine  figures crealed by Lisa'  Kirk, who is in grade6al  Roberis Creek School,  ihe catchword is "varie--'  lv".  With contribution's  from 20 local arlisls.'Hie  show is balanced by the-  iradilional icons crealed  by Elizabeth Low', ah  religious feature lhal sets'  lhe mood for lhe olhel'-'  worldliness of lhe  Christmas legend. Inspired by originals from  lhe lllh lo ihe I5tli centuries, lhe Mission Foini  artist has reproduced  wilh gold leaf and oil  painl ihe ethereal and  slyli/ed religious images  of another time.  The brash, brilliam  colours, ihe strong stylized patterns and ihe glil-  lering gold surrounding  .he elongated and sober  faces of Jesus, Mary and  the saints - who has ever  actually met the Archangel Michael - bring  ihe Orthodox Eastern  Church vividly lo life.  . By contrast, in 1981,  wc have modern Interpretations of ihe Nativity. There are hand-  painied clay figurines by  Vivian Chamberlin,  slained glass figures  suspended againsl an illuminated frame by  Wolfgang Ricchc, a leak  sculpture by Don  Hopkins, a cut paper  Nativity scene by Tannis  Hopkins and various  paintings and drawings  by Trudy Small. Pauline  Lawson, Marily  Rulledge, Charles Murray, Fran Reid Ovens,  Ha/el Coxall and oihers.  Joan Bist has created a  balik of the adoration of  the child, showing only  lhe backs of Ihe iradilional persons involved,  creating an effect wiih  her unusual strong colours of a slained glass  window design.  Despile ihe sophistication of lhe adult techniques, or perhaps in con-  irasi lo Ihem, ihe  children's comer is a  special deliglu. The  simplicity, ihe freshness,  lhe naturalness, lhe happy colour combinalions,  ijjk ii}genio,y!(,,creations;  ure>exlremely louching.  ,TI|ere are fell pen  drawings by the Thorn  and Taylor chidren lhal  are brash and wonderful.  Tell me, why are ihe  younger children so expansive and a 11 -  encompassing in iheir an  and ihe older more con-  lined?  Roberis Creek School  An Club has displayed  childhood's natural ingenuity in iis Nativity  scene. Whoever would  have cast lhe ever-  popular Barbie in lhe  role of Mary, Jesus'  mother, bul, on the  oilier hand, why nol?  And whal belter use for  plastic baby dolls, the  proliferation of our synthetic age, lhan lo suspend them from the  rafters as angels?  Aluminum foil, hand-  drawn faces and scraps  of materials complete the  picture - well done.  There is a wonderful  collage and an applique  Nativity also, and oilier  creative interpretations,  but I don't want io spoil  all the fun. Come and  enjoy this timely  seasonal display, which  will be on al Ihe Arls  Centre until December  lOlh, when il will move  to Gibsons. Have a happy holiday.  who "proceeds to combine that with her own  excellent- taste as "a  viewer of buildings".  Edith Iglauer's writing  is as crisp, clear and  charming as is  Erickson's international  prize winning architecture. She brings out the  reflecting ponds, the  warm greenery, the setting and most of all, the  feeling of the man and  his work.  Arthur Erickson is intensely interested in  gardens but not in  gardening and so he provides us with a brief'how  lo do it' plan. You can  belter understand his  creative building-  landscape marriage when  you discover his extensive Japanese educational background and  how at home he is in  Japan and Asia.  "I am an idiot in  anything but the visual  realm," says Erickson  but, not a humble man,  of his Katsura Palace in  Japan "Katsura climaxed all previous experiences. Il is the most  complete work of art in  Japan and, I think, in  the whole repertory of  architecture, one of the  greatest compositions".  According to architect  Bruno Freschi "Arthur  is concerned with design  that reflects what he calls  timeless dimensions of  human behaviour".  Erickson says, "I  wonder whal it is about  the middle class I hate so  much. Conventions, I  think. Everything is done  for reasons other than  intrinsic worth. In a  creative field one has to  battle this." He "really  likes concrete" considering it "the marble of our  time."  Seven Stones is must  reading for architects,  artists, builders and contractors. It is splendid  reading for creative persons in all walks of life.  It is the good reading  that brings this  marvellous architectural  platter into focus.  Arthur Erickson is a  rare joy, adruly internationally famous Canadian.  The author, Edith Iglauer, lives mosl of ihe  year in Garden Bay on  lhe Sunshine Coasl. We  are fortunate to have  them both and this  superior Canadian book.  Author Iglauer gives  most of Ihe credil for lhe  'design and production of  her book lo Pender Harbour publisher Howard  While of Harbour  Publishing.  It's a  matter of time  If you need temporary protection, term insurance is great. But if you're looking for  protection you cap never outlive, permanent  life-insurance is your answer.  Call me today.  Qaofl Hodgkinson  Box 957, _f"~-  Glbiont, B.C. '"��  886-8018  Mutual Life of Canada  f"^^   Complete T"5|  WATERBEDS  FROM$  259.  00 and  up  New line of  WATERBED SHEETS  FIBREFILL & DOWN  PILLOWS  d  daniodown  rtl llsTC    whi'e Stock  HW"   '    is available  V    SALE!  Twin     $149.00    Queen  $199.00  Guaranteed IO Years  One of the Largest Selections  WALL COVERINGS  on the Coast!  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Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  TIRE * SUSPENSION CENTRE  886-2700     886-8167  Hwy. 101. |ust West ol Gibsons  885-7408  Bruce Hayter  Box 2050  Sechell, B.C.  VON 3A0  B.H. MECHANICAL  Plumbing ��� Gosfilting  H. WRAY CONTRACTING  ��� Water, Sewer & Seplic Systems  ��� Road Building, Sand, Gravel, Excavations  Phone      886-9489        evcs-  i��Sc��uT0pean  Motors    885-9466  British, Japanese > Domestic Service *�� Parts j  CONTRACTING  EXCAVATING  886-8070  DESIGN. BUILDING 8. CONTRACTING  Wayne Ross  Excavating Ltd.  For all your Backhoe Needs  Roberts Creek Eves 885-5617>  )0|t AUTOMOTIVE 886-7919  Parts ��� Sales ��� Service  REPAIRS TO ALL MAKES  "The Rad Shop"        COLLISION REPAIRS  Hwy 101, Gibsons B.C.AA   Approved  fklE ESTIMATEA  WORK  GUARANTEED  PH: B85-3921,  FLORIANO  FORMS  CONTRACTING j5��,,,r-f���.m,������  An, Type Of: Wills ��� Footings Foundations  (      J.F.W. EXCAUATINB LTD.  ��� septic Fields ��� actuations ��� Clearing ���  Rn'd Rd.               888-8871               Gibsons  R. & J. SERVICES LTD.  Repair & Rebuilding of:  ALTERNATORS ��� STARTERS ��� GENERATORS  Paine Rd.. Gibsons 886-9963  f  SUNCOAST TRUSS LTD.A  (Gibsons) free  Industrial Way. Seamount Industrial Park   Estimates  Residential cn Commercial Root Trusses  P.O. Box 748  Gibsons. B.C. 886-7318  .  J.B.EXCAVATING 886-9031  Water, sewer, drainage installation  iSSft  ��� Dump Truck   ��� Backhoe   u^ ���  ��� Cal   ��� Land Clearing       \*S"J<��'\  :raa Esllmales  ��� Septic Fields ��uJMj��3  ELECTRICAL  TOMOR FORMS    ,  & FOUNDATIONS ^  Sochtlt SS5-7575 Guaranteed Work  Retaining Walls      Form & Foundation Work .  BlDsons Bulldozing  a Excauatlng  Land Clearing & Excavating  Gravel - Fill & Logging  Gordie Plows 886-9984  /       R. & J. SERVICES LTD.     N  Repairs 4 Rebuilding ol/ Electrical Contracting  . Alternators ^^      . industrial  ��� Starters        ^r ��� Commercial  ��� Generators/ ��� Residential  Payne Rd   Gibsons 886-9963  7V. W*U 0%* TVeM  PIOFESSIOMU FINISH CDRMNTEED  TELEPHONE 883-9691  CONTACT WOLF  8LVN EXCftWTIM IUHO CLEMIM LTD  3/4 end I Yerd Bentenu with attachments  Including Grapples - Trucking  Call Glyn  8864424 888-7587  r |o"m s  "j��nct  (ONT  Bok 214 Gibsons. B C  VON1VO  LECTRICAL  RACTING  TomFlieger    Phone 886-78158  AVm KnlllgsB  \S\ --Construction Ltd.  Custom homes, commercial and renovations  885-7422     886-2012  P.O. Box 1280   SECHELT, B.C.        VON 3AO J  PAINTING  LONGPOCKETS  BUILDING!  FRAMING ��� ADDITIONS  SIDING ��� FINISHING  885-2986  PACIFIC GADCO CONSTRUCTION  Und Clearing, light or heavy  Road Construction ��� Excavation ��� Logging  Bulldozer ��� Backhoe ��� Grader ��� Front End Loader  Gravel Truck ��� Skidder  886-7287 886-7951 886-7142  THUNDER PAINTING  Interior & Exterior  Tel. ��� 886-7619  ROLAND'S  HOME IMPROVEMENTS  Specializing In  CONTINUOUS ALUM. GUTTERS  . 885-356Z j  VERSATILE TRACTOR c  FOR HIRE  BY CONTRACT OR HOURLY  BACKHOE ��� PLOUGH ,"*!!?.  ,  ROTOTILLER ��� RAKE  8862934  CHARTERS  CLAPP'S CONCRETE  885-2125    886-8511  All Types of Concrete Work  F&LCONTRACTORS)  Landclearing, road building, logging,  Iree removal  excavations & gravel.  886-9872  luanhoe Charter Co.  LOffhEnd Sailing  885-2555 mnhp  APPLIANCES  ��� IXIMJWWIM.  hhmin ��� Fiflitmne  MDIM ��� U0ITI0M  ���HOWTtOIB  Mick Alvaro      OT Cat & Hitachi Excavator  Contract Land Clearing  Road Building     Subdlvlilom  ALVARO LOG CO. LTD.  Pratt Rd.    Gibsons  Day ��� 886-8555 Em ��� 886-9803   N  JOHN HIND-SMITH  REFRIGERATION & MAJOR APPLIANCE SERVICE  Porl Mellon lo Pender Harbour  Res. 886-9949  FLOOR    COVERING  FIRST CHOICE BUILDERS LJJQ  886-7539 Custom Homes  ��� Framing ��� Foundations  ���  FREE ESTIMATES  ( HARRISON'S  APPLIANCE SALES  Parts and Service  Tuesday   Saturday 9   5  886-9959 Prau Rd . Gibsunr,  MISC.    SERVICES  COAST  TAXI  Senior Citizens Discount  Now Serving the  Entire Sunshine Coast  No Rate Change  in Pender Harbour Area  Reggie The Sweep  RR2  Gibsons. Brilish Columbia VON 1V0  886-7484    RegPawlluk  s  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES  Port Mellon to Ole's Cove  Commercial Containers Available  885-9973 886-2938/  >An wissTiPn Have ���look  \ml*at'WkaTiiaUrmaVim\J before you buy  TOP SOIL        Call 885-7496  Clean black soil from Surrey  Also haul sand (ravel and fill  ,     MARWOR HOLDINGS LTD.     ,  Village Tile Co.  CERAMIC TILE SALES AND INSTALLATIONS  Box 65  Sechelt        Joe Jacques  Phone  885-3611  >\  TREE TOPPING  VIEW DEVELOPMENTS LTD.  Clean up your wooded areas.  Remove lower limbs for VIEW.  Top tall trees adjacacent to building  Marv Volen       886-9597  1'  m  m  886-7359  Conversion   Windows,   Glass,  Aulo  &  Marine Glass, Aluminum Windows  & Screens,                                        Mirrors  , Hwv 101 & Pratl Rd.   883-9171       HARBOUR     inP sds e<ch��n9��  CHIMNEY CLEANIN8 "''  SERVING THE SUNSHINE COAST  Fireplaces Fumacei Oil Stoves  UPHOLSTERY  ALL REUPHOLSTER1NG DONE  Boat Tops & Seats  Now at Benner's  in Sechelt  885-5216  SUPERSHAPE  UNISEX  HAIR DESIGN  885-2818   Cowrie St. Sechelt  Duraclean  Master  Cleaners  Carpel & Furniture Cleaning experts  a Residential or Commercial  Richard & Barb Laffere  I 886-8667 Gibsons, B.C. *,  Quality form & Garden Supply Ltd.  f        * Feed * Fencing  * Pet rood   �� Fertilizer  I-IZ2. 886-7527   Pratl Rd. Gibsons  Danger Tree  Specialist  Felling.   Topping.    unMni   883-2278 /  STEVE HOFLEY  Natural & Cultured Stone Facings  House Fronts, Fireplaces   and Feature Walls  ALL WORK CONDITIONALLY GUARANTEED  886-8456  SEASIDE RENTALS'  ��� Tr\   Domeetic Industrial Equipment  L' ***-'��� and Track Rentals  2 locations  Sechelt  Inlet Avenue     Gibsons to serve you  885-2848        Hwy. 101 & Pratt  886-2S4B   J  COMMERCIAL ART  MADEIRA  "���ncty Calbvek t  Van 4  ���>ow��ll Rrv.r-4  For o��.ml��hi ������.rM frMaM a rofrag.r��kH,  ���aarwto* to ttM  ars, aa fl        n. Masonry,  VtyWW SUp-bK**     Stucco Supplies  Dial operator and ask lor H42-7929  KEN DE VRIES & SON  LTD. FLOOR COVERINGS'  Carpets - Tiles- Linoleums - Drapes  Hwy. 101. Gibsons  Cowrie St., Sechelt  886-7112  885-3424  Design Drafting  886-7442  PERMASEAL ALUMINUM  MANUFACTURING LTD.    .v"V��  COMPLETE ALt MIM'M WINDOW PRODUCTS O^ *.&  IXXJBLE PAM'. VVWDOW5 FOR NEW CONSTRUCTION     v\\*if'  AND RENOV MX >N PURPOSES Ji**  885-3538 *  BIN installations  17 Years Experience 4$i%  Commercial And Residenlial      /^"  Floor Coverings y  sti~  MOVING AND STORAGE  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER LTD.  Household Moving & storage Complete Packing  Packing Materials lor Sale  Member Allied Van Lines  Phone 186.26M       RKy Gibsonj  boitk MsnUq    a maqwAU. aigica  886-7350  LtKillf NwintKleitd  GaveinfWt ^pioittl  ��� Concrete Septic Tanks  ���Distribution Boxes CPJM SflPVlCB  ���Pump Tanks, Curos, Patio Blocks # 8 Ion e high lilt  "Otner precast products  Bonniebrook Industries Ltd. 886-7064   N  CARPET-CABINET-CERAMIC CENTRE  Open Thurs. ��� Sat. ie a.m. - 5 p.m  Howe Sound Distributors Ltd.  North Road. Gibsons, B.C.     886-2765 J  (fi({ 1)h\c (h'miait  "S&S^JQS ������ Art- Layout- Advostisialg -  Pbinr Of Sam Display- Scksch PeiuTiHQ  'umhinbkjtchk'ns  ��� CABINETS ���  806-9411  Showroom above   Twilight    Theatre  Open tat. 1Q.B or anytime by appt.  ORCAN AND PUNO LESSONS  YOU ENJOY  t /> Beginning at Age 3 & Older  JESSIE MORRISON  IbMMarine Drive,Gibsons     886-9030j  i ���\  Coast News, December 7,1981      11  Towards ;i wirici   perspective  Reaganomics ��BCHydro  Ribbon-cutting ceremony it the new Coast-Garibaldi Health Unit opening Thursday in Gibsons was performed by Dr. Hugh Richards, Associate Deputy Minister of Health and Health Board Chairman Mayor  Lorraine Goddard. Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Bruce Laing, righl, and a large number of guests attended  Ihe day-long opening at the new premises at 1490 S. Fletcher Rd.  Fleming on Education  ���VcmPiW��H Photo  Television group praised  by Frances Fleming  Last week's column,  lamenting the lack of action on obtaining the  Knowledge Network for  the Sunshine Coast  brought a telephone call  from Susan Frizzell with  the best news one could  receive. There has been  action���and progress!  Following the May 6,  1981 article in the Coast  News, the Board of  School Trustees made an  initial application which  was turned down.  However, they remained  supportive, and a Suncoast Television Society  was formed to further  the cause of the  Knowledge Network.  On October 27, the  Suncoast Television  Society received status as  a society, and have submitted an application for  a grant to cover not one,  but three earth terminals, commonly referred to as dishes, which  will pick up signals for  the three cable systems  on the Peninsula.  I.  The Cablevision company is ready to act.  Cable 10 has already  broadcast interviews.  What is left to do? Two  things. Before the postal  rates go up, write a letter  of support for the  Knowledge Network to  this paper or to  Knowledge Network,  Box 3200, Victoria, B.C.  V8W 2H4. Then try to  save ten dollars out of  your December or  January budget and take  out a membership in the  society. Either or both of  these actions will help us  compete with some forty  other districts who have  similarly petitioned the  government to be included.  As far as is known,  Capilano College has not  been active in bringing  the Knowledge Network  to the Sunshine Coast,  but it is to be hoped that,  because some citizens  have taken the initiative,  they will at least express  support to the government and be prepared to  assist.  Network group  formed  The Suncoast Television Society, recently  registered under the  Societies' Act of British  Columbia with the stated  intent to bring the  Knowledge Network to  enrich the television service available to Sunshine Coast residents,  has made application to  the Ministry of Communications in Victoria  for a grant from PEETS  (Program for Education  and Entertainment  Television Services) to  cover the capital cost of  installing earth terminals  including dish antennas  for the Gibsons, Sechelt  and Pender Harbour  areas.  PEETS was set up by  the Government to provide assistance to communities such as ours, to  enable them to receive  Knowledge Network  programming.  Our application has  been acknowledged and  is to be processed with  others from some forty  other communities  across the province.  The Society would  welcome both new  members and support  from those who would  welcome the Knowledge  Network with its wide  variety of educational  and general interest programmes to their television fare. We think community support would  enhance our chances ot  getting a grant and might  speed its approval by the  Ministry.  You are invited to fill  in the accompanying  coupon and return to the  Suncoast Television  Society, Box 178,  Madeira Park. B.C.  To  Suncoast  Television  Society,   Box  178, j  Madeira Park, B.C.  1. I am interested in the Knowledge Network !  and support the Society's efforts. D   |  2. I would like to join the Society and enclose \ ''  $10. for membership.  Name   Address   Telephone   D  No single' invention  has ever changed a  civilization as rapidly as  television. Some decisions as to the nature of  television programs must  be made. The I'nowledge  Network, like Educational Television in the  United States, provide  the opportunity for the  thinking citizen to influence the future of the  world.  Television, computers,  and all the electronic  devices which science is  developing and commercial interests are selling  will change our lives  more than we realize.  Most significantly, they  will change our study  habits.  For two hundred  years, people graduated  from high school, colleges and universities  witb study skills based  entirely on their reading  ability. The person who  could not read, who had  never attended school, or  who had been an indifferent scholar, was  relegated to manual  work and looked down  on by his fellow citizens  as being essentially no-  account.  A recent study of the  academic section of the  population, conducted  by Robert W. Wilson,  director of the Reading  Center at the University  of Maryland, documented a malaise among  them which he call  aliteracy. They are not  reading any more. He  discovered that their  reading skills, once so  highly tuned, had  deteriorated through  lack of use.  Business executives are  using long distance  telephones. Audio-visual  presentations are replacing written briefs.  Advertisements are colourful, and bear few  words. These highly  educated "aliterate"  citizens include bankers,  teachers, engineers, doctors, lawyers, and politicians. All are, by their  own confession,  aliterate.  Our high schools are  graduating young people  who are bright, well-  informed, competent  and knowledgeable! Not  one in a hundred is a  book scholar, in the old  fashioned sense of the  word. Students take their  .movie cameras and do  visual essays" of  autumn leaves.  Socials  studies students do tape-  recorded interviews in  place of written compositions. Much of their  education has come to  them through visual  aids; in responding with  the assistance of modern  technology, they are in  tune with the future.  They are "aliterate".  When Dr. Wilson  calls people aliterate, is  he commenting on the  people or on the changing times? If our high  school graduates are  aliterate, is that a reflection on a weakness in the  school or an acceptance  of alternate, styles of  communication? I would  tend to think the latter,  and I would not be  disturbed. Reading is going to be a secondary  skill, second to the ability to derive meaning  from, audio-visual -'  presentations; a rein-  forcer, not the primary  presenter of a lesson, t  The universe can now  come into our homes,  through ETV and the  Knowledge Network. It  may have tp elbow its  way in, and push aside a  few sitcoms, soap serials,  game shows. People  must have a choice.  There is more excitement  in learning and mastering than there is in being  amused hour after hour.  Television, controlled  and regulated to provide  the variety possible, is  the most promising  device ever invented to  help people live interesting and creative  lives. The Knowledge  Network is the first step  to a bright future.  The group who founded the Suncoast Television Society is to be congratulated. The will appreciate your support.  Supply   side   economics.  Governments in all  Western industrial countries are faced with the  twin ills of stagnant  growth in productivity  and persistently high inflation. The Reagan  answer to this problem  was the proposition that  by reducing taxes and  government interference  in society and business,  economic growth will rebound. It is assumed that  all the resources freed by  the tax and spending cuts  will end up financing  business investment.  This, combined with the  unfettered market,  would ignite the supply  side, bump up the rate of  productivity, supply  more jobs and generate  from increased economic  activity the revenue  shortfall that had been  created by the tax cuts.  Problems  Let us look now in  detail at the problem and  Reagan's answers. Firstly inflation: by the end  of 1979 the American annual inflation rate was  about 15%, it fell to  about 12% at the end of  1980; wages on the other  hand had not been increasing as fast, 8% increase in 1979, about  10% in 1980.  Secondly, the Gross  National Product: it had  been growing very slowly  during 1979 and in fact  there seemed to have  been a negative gain in  1980. Unemployment on  the other hand, while it  had been stable or  'declining in the middle  seventies, sharply increased in 1980 and ended-up at about 7 to 8%.  Thirdly, Productivity:  in private non-farm  areas productivity had  only grown by 1.3% over  the ten year period from  19ffl> to 1979.  The original predic-'  tiohs   were   that   the  Reagan plan would bring  inflation down to 5% by  1984, would create an explosion of work, 13  million new jobs by  1986; would increase  economic growth by 4%  to 5% a year from 1982  to 1986, would encourage growth in the  real gross national product from 1.1% this year  to 4.2% in 1982-1983  and would finally  balance the budget in  1984.  This was all to be accomplished by: firstly,  cutting income taxes by  10% from July 1st with  two more cuts promised  by mid 1983. The total  effect will be to cut personal tax by 28% from  current levels. Secondly,  industry would be allowed to write off new investments against tax  more quickly, that, it is  predicted, will bring a  $2.5 billion saving this  year, rising to $60 billion  in 1985. Thirdly, drastic  cutbacks in federal support to the synthetic fuel  industry. Fourthly, total  federal spending would  be reduced by $4 billion  in 1981, $41 billion in  1982, and $85 billion in  1984. Major social  security programmes  would remain ("a safety  net for the needy poor"  - shades of Eliza Doolit-  tle's father) but shag)  cuts in food stamps, free  school meals, job creation programmes and inner city aid. The military  budget, on the other  hand, increases from  24% of budget in 1981 to  32% in 1984. Finally, the  Federal Reserve Board  was encouraged to  restrict the growth of the  money supply through  high interest rates.  Whether or not the  budget and related  policies have had the required effect is a topic  'which we "will look at  next week.  G.D. (Jim) Coomes  B.CHydro is pleased to announce the appointment of G. D. (Jim) Coomes as Area Manager,  North Shore/Coastal, responsible for electrical  operations for the North Shore, Powell River,  Squamish and the Sunshine CoasL Mr. Coomes,  ~who will be located in the North Vancouver office,  has gained wide experience in electrical operations  during his 31 years with Hydro. Previously he was  DistrictManafler for North Vancouver.  In your time of  need... we care.  Some time each of us must suffer the pain of  loss... must hear the tolling bell that marks  the passing of a loved one. At such a time  depend on those who understand... depend  on our years of experience.  1865 Seaview]  Gibsons  Swanson's  Swanson's Ready-Mix Ltd  Tm Hants  SOCMItl  885-5333  Box 172, Sechelt, B.C. V0N3A0  Al Wagner  Al Wagner  Invites you  to join  Big  Brothers  A service of  friendship freely  given by men,  to boys without  fathers  For Information  886-2615  885-5664  Seam'* Gieeftup!  frlM*  Sum/um Jlocmi S Gifo  Two Stores to Better Serve our Coastal Friends  1158 Cowrie St., Sechelt  885-7211  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons  886-2316  Decorating your Holiday Season with  ���Unique Gifts  ��� Holiday Bouquets  ��� Everlasting Arrangements  ��� Traditional Poinsettias  ��� Corsages for all occasions  ��� PLEASE ORDER EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT  \f Deliveries across the Peninsula & around the world  ���    ������     '  '"*���'-*��� 12       Coast News, December 7,1981  KEN  lucky a���*2��w  DOLLAR iHE5!t  fCCDS  HARBOUR  1  3. '1.00  w  r +XST-. .  B.C. Golden Delicious  1PPLES  California  iAULIFLOWER  k Washington  iARROTS  California  .ERY.  ea  lbs  '*���=,��� \  "i-iiss^ips  ���-BArtcy ,clhi  Oar Own Freshly Baked  CINNAMON BUNS   6,,s 1.29  National Bakeries'  SOURDOUGH      M.zw$1.29  Pudding Time  To make 2 quart-sized puddings w 4  1 pint-size puddings one of which is  usually more Lhan sufficient for a small  lamily after they've engulfed a turkey  anil all the hits!  1 1/8 Um. riiisitis 1 Ih. bniwii sugar  it/4 lit. ciirrunts I wine ujlnss brandy  1/4 Hi. iiiivttl peel 1 iiiciliuni carrot,  1 III. soft while gruU-il  hrcatlvriiinhs juice aal* 2 lemon*.  it/4 III. finely I teaspoon  chopped suet i>'ronml allspice  <> ��-*UK's |/2 teaspoon salt  Mix till Ingredients except cutis. Hen I e^{s tin-  Ill frothy und utlri lo mixture. I find II easier In  use tnv liniitls. My wootlen spoon lends lo I'liek  cu min I s nil over my Utlclion floor! (over lhe  howl wiih n dampened kitchen towel and pin  In n i'ooI plnee oveinlglll.  Nexl day plnee the mixture inlo well greased  howls, (over With pleased Toil and lie down  securely, I'laee eaeh howl on n Uilelien lowel  untl lirln�� up I lie allernale corners in tie knots.  II yon have a pressure cooker yon ean cut  down on I lie conking lime by stcaiiiinn I lie pudding in ii I'or 20 minutes then scaling ii ami bringing up lhe pressure lo 10 lbs. and cooking  llie pudding for SO minutes. Otherwise, place  lhe pudding in a saucepan with lint waler  halfway up the side of the basin and cover. Bring lhe waler lo u boll llicn reduce the heal ami  simmer lhe pudding for 7 hours. Check lhe  level of the water from time lo time untl always  add bulling water to keep up the level.  Drain the puddings well ami cover with fresh  foil. Keep in a cool place for 8 weeks, before serving - you've goi just enough lime!   ���  To serve, replace the pudding In u bowl  covered wilh aluminum lull untl place In a  saucepan with boiling waler halfway up the  sides of llie bowl. Cover the 'saucepan ami  slcaui for 2 hours, 'furn the pudding mil onto u  serving plat let, warm half a cup of brandy,  light a mulch and pour the flaming brandy over  lhe pudding.  Ity lhe way, if your family isn't suffering loo  much financially you cull wrap coins In  aluminum foil ami adtl llicm to the pudding  mixture for good luck. And don't forget to make  a wish when you're stirring,  T r v Ihis \v i I h  i I  Mrs. S\ Favourite Sauce  In u dec | > howl hen 11�� egg yolks until frothy.  Ileal lii,rgruttiittlly, I cup sifted Icing sugur.  Add   I II'l tcuspa a. vanilla  or St  talliespooas liruntly or sherry.  In a Hcptirutc howl ��lii|i, iiniil sllff,  I cup whipping cream.  In  uiinlhcr howl bent until standing  In SUIT peaks 2 egg whites.  Willi n gentle folding motion combine the  yolk mixture untl the ereuin.  And even more tlelleulely fold die whiles Inlo  Ihe crcum und yolk mixture.  You can now cat it indelicately!  Jitifti lewis  Bicks  party pack     3��d$1.59  Sweet Gherkins, Staffed Olives,  Sweet Onion j, Maraschino Cherries  Nabob ��� Delate  tea hags        i��. *3.B9  Clover Leaf  smoked oysters   m,. 99��  ,. '2.35  Campbell  tomato soud 2��.i3/s1.00  Sunspun ��� Fancy French Cut  green beans       3**49*  Mazola  corn oil 750 na $1.79  lHHmtarlWhUrimh50.il  Ardmona  barttett pears     ��... 59c  Halves in Syrup  Snarype ��� White Label  apple mice        ��*99c  From Concentrate  Crispy 350 gm  wheats 'n raisins  $1.39  Dticr  Imperial  margarine     u-*k,s1.99  Kraft ��� Process Cheese Food  cheez whiz     ������ s2.69  WW  Delnor 340 gm      Dehor ��� Small   312 tp  peine peas or carrot lips  99��  McCain  pizza sobs      340..M.99  The  PoP  Shoppe  12 - 30 oz/850 ml $5.99     24 -10 oz/300 ml $5.49  Any Flavour Any Flavour  Day by day, Item by Item, we do more for you in  providing variety, quality and friendly service.  'We reserve the right to limit quantities'  886-2257  Gower Point Rd., Gibsons  Free Delivery  to the Wharf  all uear round  with  Swim Spa  Representative on the  Sunshine Coasl  Seaside Plumbing Ltd.  8867017  tawanaBBBBBBBBBBBaaa  | ALL SPORTS  MARINE  Mm ha half  M-t Nr rratatn  Tin Nil SaaaratiM  far OatrUar Urrtj  886-9303  I  ���"*��*������*��*��������-��-im<  GIBSONS   1  riSH MARKET  INDIAN  SMOKED  SALMON  V 886-7888 Coast News, December 7,1981       13  DECEMBER  SAVINGS  PRICES EFFECTIVE:  Wed.-Sun.  Dec. 9th - 13th  Open Fridays til 7 p.m.  Open Sundays & Holidays  10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  Westons ��� Stoned  wheat mins       ���, 99c  Cadbury  hot chocolate  ��-, '2.69  With Marshmallows & Without  Stretch & Seal  food wrap       una.  shampoo  Scott  lamily napkins ���w.$1.65  Sylvonia  light bulbstatdsmr. *1.39  Pampers ��� Toddlers  disposable diapers $4.79  24s  Coronet  facial tissue       -*. 65c  Lysol Spray  disinfectant     ,s,. s1.59  Electrosol  dishwasher        (B AA  detergent        2kg$4.39  HOUSEWARES  FLEECE MITTS  For Ihose outside cold winter jobs, keep a lew  pairs handy.  Reg. $1.59  SPECIAL PURCHASE PRICE  2 for '2.49 or  $1.35 each  CEREAL BOWLS  Attractive ceramic all-purpose soup or cereal  bowls. Reg. $1.99  SPECIAL PURCHASE PRICE  '1.35 each  .vt��atRn��cwn��'  WOODEN  SALAD SETS  Great Christmas Gift ideas  Contains)  1 pc. 10" Bowl  4 pc.   6" Bowl  1 pc. WW Fork  1 pc. 10W Spoon  Reg. $5.95  SPECIAL PURCHASE PRICE  4.95  MEAT  >1.29  Frozen Utility Grade  TURKEYS  6-16 lbs  Gov't Inspected Canada Grade A Outside Bond *A   ��A  BARON OF BEEF n, s2.48  Smoked  amoKea m m  COO FILLETS n'l.  Bulk mat  BEEF SAUSAGE ft*1.  DECEMBER MEAT SPECIALS  Fritu eUeclive until Dec. 31st  FlalckariilUPiV BACON Rssdo. Wli|ktl    Ik'1.99  Spoilt SARDINES is TusltSnci I2S|b79C  CHEDDAR CHEESE m*. u. tn. tk��2.49  DULSE is..i^.i*.i 4H.M.19  Head? to Eal ��� Shank Portion  HAM      id *1.29  LOTS MORE MSTORE SPECIALS!  SHCP TALK  mim store  by Bill Edney  From tihie to time I have used Ihis space to  publicize neighbourhood enterprises. You see  eight of them advertised each week on the bottom  line of our double page add. but there are others,  too, that need mention1 now and again. All for one  and one for all is my motto.  It's been almost iwo years since Denise Howse  opened the Landing General Store, and I am both  pleased and proud of he*;capability to see that  she is not only still with us, but has opened a second store together with two partners. More about  that later.  I think it speaks well of a person to not only survive, but grow, in a business community where  there are both traffic and parking problems. I  often fee(, and have said so, f hat the merchants in  Lower Gibsons have to do more and be more to offset the trends to more convenient areas of shop  ping. We have our own Special drawing power,  when properly applied and when known and experienced by the shopping public.  In her own words, Denise says: "I try to be  friendly and helpful to all. If someone needs  something t don't have, I'll go out of my way to  help them out. I think that's true of all the Lower  Gibsons village merchants���to offer our  customers a warm atmosphere and individual attention which is sometimes lacking in the large  Department stores. I feel that my store is an important part of me and I know that it's potential  hasn't even been tapped yet."  In case you didn't know, the Landing General  Store carries Wine Art Supplies, cards, gift wrap.  plants, toys and many unique gift items. A large  part of their business is in souvenirs, especially a  wide selection of high quality T Shirts  DENISE HOWSE  GIBSONS  COFFEE,  TEA C SFICERV   Is   her  most   recent   expansion,  together with partners, Kathy Hall and Penny  Stubbs. Their shop is something new in Gibsons,  having been open only since September 19th.  Fresh coffee, leas and a choice selection of  spices are the store's main trade but in addition,  the girls stock dried fruits, nuts and freshly  ground peanut butter Related accessories are  also on hand.  Selling their food items in "bulk", enables the  customer to buy only the quantities they require.  Kathy. Penny and Denise invite everyone to come  into their warm little shop and sample their personable service.  Do yourself a lavour. Check out their specialty  coffees, such as Espresso, Mocha Java. Columbia, Gourmet, Blue Pacific, Guatemalan, or Italian  Suprema. Denise says that some customers mix  Ken's Lucky Dollar private blend whole roast with  some of their specially aromatic blends for real  "home treat" llavour.  'I sampled their own freshly ground, natural  peanut butter and It's good!  KATHY, DENISE & PENNY  |    CilllSOiVS  j      CLINIC  PHARMACY  | All  t I liHrlnn's K AilllllH  {     99* ea  j  Great Stocking Stutters!  i        886-8191  Bringlf Clow to  Your Holidays  with Desserts & Drinks  .ii  THE HERON  .     886-9021^  ( Van ftp   l  Deli and Health  .foolis  Vita-Herb  Hair & Scalp  Vitaliser  886-2936  RDP Brjohslorq  886-7744   ���dftop���  ���   *�������� raiWFrl 'III 7:30pm  "'       ���"'   "������^ Jun  11 am-5 pm  Best  Selection  Ever  ....  Shop with confidence.  Our prices ore very competitive.  We will not be undersold on these  odvertised items. We fully guarantee everythhm  we sell to be satisfactory.  Or money cheerfully refunded. 14       Coast News, December 7,1981  [SPORTS]  I'uriiiipurk comes lo Hit- Sunshine Coast. Kinsmen erected a sign Friday al Ihe  site nl' Hie new exercise trail being built at Brother's Park, which will he completed nexl summer. From left are Recreation chairman, Aid. Diane Strom,  Kinsmen president Tom Smith, Parlicipark chairman Kin. Tom Gregorchuk,  Mayor Lorraine Goddard, and park co-chairman Kin. Robert Dufresne.  -War Parnrll 1'hiiln  Star team and as best service receiver, Shannon  Macey was selected 1st  All Star and best setter  Elphie volleyball  Continued from Page 1  From there ii seemed  that Elphinstone would  nol be denied as they  easily got past Westsyde  from Kamloops and advanced to the championship round.  They continued  unbeaten defeating  Parkland from Sydney  and Nechako Valley  Secondary from  Vanderhoof.  In a preview of the  gold metal match,  Elpliinstone's attack was  awesome as they crushed  KLO 15-6, 15-1. Lisa  Bjornson totally  dominated the net  againsl KLO's top  player, Erminia Russo, a  B.C. Provincial Team  player and Shannon  Macey's serving and set-  ling paved the way for  Lisa's spikes. At that  point Elphinstone had  completed round robin  play wiih a perfect 8-0  record, winning each  malch 2-0, but it was a  lircd, hurling team that  again raced KLO in the  final.  Sandy Lynn played  with a badly bruised  elbow, Shannon Macey  and Lisa Bjornson all  were sick for the last  malch and lhe team was  dog tired.  In the final match  before a crowd of about  400 people Elphinstone  look a quick 11-5 lead,  bul   fell   behind   14-13  before Lisa Bjornson put  away three consecutive  spikes to pull out a narrow 16-14 win.  In the second game���a  long, painful one for the  Elphie team���and  coach���KLO defeated  the Cougars 15-6.  Hanna Jonas and  Shannon Macey shone as  Elphinstone pulled out  the third game 15-10.  Five foot four inch Hanna played her best game  of the tournament with  her great ability to jump  high into the air to consistently spike through  and around KLO's  blocking.  In the final game  Elphinstone ground out  a 15-11 win as Maria  Christian came through  for her best effort of the  year. With the score  13-11 Maria hammered a  spike down the line to  make it 14-11 and then  tipped the ball into the  middle for the final point  to win Elphinstone's second gold medal in three  years.  Hanna Jonas was  selected for the 2nd All  and Lisa Bjornson was  selected best spiker and  Most Valuable Player.  But this was a tournament won by team effort, by players who encouraged each other and  pulled each other up. It  was a team with a great  deal of characer and  fight, that was determined to win.  As one player playqd  poorly another came oft  the bench to play well.  Kirsten Storvold, Sharon  Enevoldson, Jacquie  Pearson and Sandy Lynn  played extremely well.  Special credit is due to  the two captains, Shannon and Lisa, who led  the team with superb  spiking, setting and hustle as well as with their  special ability to encourage and pull the  team together.  As a team it saved its  best volleyball for the  provincial championship. The team was a  delight to watch on and  off the court; a credit to  Elphinstone Secondary  and the Sunshine Coast.  Well done, Team!  Sr. boys play Friday  Bikes  Bikes  BIKES  al  The Real  Bicycle Shop  886-7192  by Clint Mahlman  Entertaining basketball; that is what fans  will see when the  Elphinstone Senior Boys  step on to the court this  Friday, December 11th.  This year, there is a real  camaradarie on the team  and it shows on the  court. Every game the  Seniors play, they really  perform well as a team,  which provides exciting  basketball for the fans.  The Cougars' season  opened with a convincing win over Pender Harbour, and then on  December 4th and 5th  the team played well at a  tournament in Agassiz.  The team has an excellent combination of  height and speed, which  gives it an advantage in  PENINSULA  MARKET  885-9721 Davis Bay, B.C.  tide tables  Reference:       Pacific  Point Atkinson Standard Time  *�����  Sal. lire. 12  16.1  __       "���4  1650 14.8  lues. Dec. 8  0505 12.7  0820 9.3  1405 15.2  2125 3.4  Thurs. Dec. 10  0515 14.8  1020 10.8  1525 15.2  2250 .9  Wed. Dee. 9 Fri. Dec. II  11415    13.8 0600    15.6  0925    10.1 1110    11.2  1455    15.3 1605    15.1  Sun. Dec. 13  0015 .4  0755 16.4  1300 11.4  1745 14.3  Mon. Dec. 14  0100 1.0  0830 16.4  1405 11.2  221)5  2.0  2330  1845  13.6  GROCERIES    FISHING TACKLE  TIMEX WATCHES   SUNDRIES  Open 9-9       7 Days a Week  that the players can  either run the ball by fast  breaking down the court  or can play a well-  controlled, fast pace, set  offence; either one is  fun to watch.  The Seniors have great  potential, and are aiming  for the provincial championships in March and  you the fans can help  participate in this, by  coming out and supporting your team. Nothing  can get players more up  for a game, than having  the stands full of Cougar  supporters. When the  team knows it has community backing, ii will  work that much harder  to provide the entertaining style of basketball  which the rans love to  Senior Boys will be  hosting a mini round  robin tourney, with  teams from Pemberton  and Frank Hurl (from  Surrey) on Friday  December Mth, The  Cougars will be playing  Pemberton al 4:30 p.m.  and what should prove  lo be the mosl exciting  game of the evening,  Elphi Cougars versus  Frank Hun at 8:00 p.m.  Participark  coming  The Sunshine Coast is  about to benefit from a  Participark, compliments of the Gibsom  Kinsmen Club. On a five,  acre site of village property at Brother's Park,  the club has begun work  on a jogging and walking  trail, 8 -10 feet wide that  will include 11 exercise  stations designed to promote physical fitness.  In co-operation with  Participation, a nonprofit organization,  Kinsmen Clubs are helping to sel up Paniciparks  across Canada. Designed  for fairly inactive people, Participark combines self motivating exercises with a pleasant  outdoor experience for  anyone from age 5 to 85.  At most stations, a variety of age groups can use  the climbing and exercise  bars simultaneously to  encourage   family   par-  Motocross  Club  The Sunshine Coast  Motocross Club has been  given permission to lease  a portion of a nine acre  lot owned by the Village  of Gibsons to expand  their track.  George Giannakos, a  director and originator  of the Club approached  Gibsons council to ask  for a piece of the proper-  ty adjacent to the  Motocross track at trie  former Gibsons Dump  site on Stewart Road.  Giannakos told council  that the club needs to expand its track and  enlarge the parking are*a  to conform to Canadian  Motocross Association  (CMA) standards.  "In order for us to  have five events here  next year, we have been  told by CMA that we  have to conform to standards and enlarge our  track to 3/4 mile and  have sufficient  parking," said Giannakos. He told council  that the club has spent  $16,000 to build the  track and that it would  not be feasible to move  the site of the club to  another location.  Council agreed to give  the club a 5 year lease of  a portion of the property  immediately to the north  of the existing track.  Gibsons  Athletic  Association  The Gibsons Athletic  Association has been  working very hard on its  Brother's Park athletic  hall project. The association, besides its logo  design contest, has been  selling memberships at  $3 for a single membership and $5 for the family.     '  The  athletic hall is to include  showers, locker rooms,  equipment storage,  locker rooms, equipment  storage, kitchen  facilities, meeting  rooms, a social hall and  mini gym.  The association expects to receive financial  assistance from the provincial government and  has appealed to local  merchants for donations  of money or materials  for this very worthwhile  project.  jf s!4uu V4 V4 4T4 ��4 u. sMtT* uu .4 .1 ��4 ��4 V4 44 Hw.  WANTED:  Women who are having trouble finding a gift  for the man in their life  MAY WE SUGGEST  A Hand Crafted. Personalized,  Custom Built Fishing Rod  REWARD:  Possibly Beyond Your Wildest Dreams  THE RODFATHER  P.S. Matched Pair {His and Hers)  Insures Against Becoming an Early  Fishing Widow  883-9936  \M  ucipation.  Each station is created  lor specific fitness exercises, of basically simple  design and built of  materials that will make  ii useful year round. The  local Kinsmen, under the  chairmanship of Tom  Gregorchuk and Robert  Dufresne will devote the  nexl year lo clearing  trails, building stations,  signs and picnic tables in  I lie wooded area between  Brother's Park and St.  Mary's Church along  Park Road.  "We hope that working through the winter,  we will be able to have  ihe park ready for use  next year," said Tom  Gregorchuk as Kinsmen  erected a sign painted by  Katimavik at the new  park location, Friday.  Kinsmen members will  be assisted by Katimivak  volunteers in the project.  Gibsons Athletic Jbsociation  CONTEST  To design on emblem to  represent our association  Top 3 winners  $300.00  in merchandise  Open  to all ages  All designs become property ol    (l.A.A.  Sand antrits to: Gibsons Athletic Association  Box 604  Gibsons, B.C.  Contest open till Dec. 31. 1981  Prizes awarded January 1982  ASSOCIATION MENBEBSHIN  Single $3.00, Family $5.00  WHY WE  CALL IT  "CANADA BLUE."  "Blue" comes from the  Labatt's Blue label. But  "Canada" is the part-we're  especially proud of. We've  been here since 1828. Today we're a  wholly Canadian-owned and  operated company with 11,000  j  Last's  aLjMjjmjl  -���...  .  Canadian shareholders   l|  and 10,000 Canadian       employees. What's more  we're Canada's  favourite beer.  Canada Blue. It's a name  I <<\Ool lS  we're proud to share.  WHEN CANADA GETS TOGETHER OVER A BEER.  FLANNEL  SHIRTS  $14.77   m   WINTER  OUTER WEAR  (eg. Jackets & Vests)  JEAN  JACKET  on  Levis  and  justice!  straight]  leg jeans  Students Sizes  ���*-*"   LADIES I#86  COLOURED DENIMS  Wine, Tan, Rust $14i-!  MmWWMMHMM MM MM MM 4* PEP organization  seeks local aid  Champ Iorindu's Sea ranlusy (Pepper, lor short) Hon Ihe Best ol Breed ribbon  | lhe Western (.real Italic ( luh ol B.( s lirsl annual Specially show recently  Uid added another ribbon lo her collection. Award-winning Pepper, 21; years  r|il. is on ned h> Gordon and Veronica Pollock ol Mucus kennels in Roberts  freek and was chosen lirsl out ol 46 (ireal Danes from Canada and the ILS.  Itrikes and spares  In Bud Mulcaster  \ We look on some of  lhe Old Orchard bowlers  ai Old Orchard Lanes  nasi Suitdaj and the Holy  [Terror leant of Sheila  [Enger, Pain Swanson,  Penny Smbbs, Gay  Smiili and Joanne Peder-  is iheir lirsl bowler  liook fifth spot. Rila  Johnston and Alberi  riiompson each look a  liigh single in Ihe side poi  lor SUM) each. Rita's  tame was 275 and  Mhcri's was well over  fllK). li's jusl a I'un lour-  lainent and I hope we  :an get logeilier again  ict'ore lhe season ends.  In league action, in the  J. lassie league ihe Ladies  howed  us  how  again.  Bonnie McConnell rolled  pighl sirikcs in a row for  i .179 single and a 1027  hii    game   loial   and  wen  Edmonds had a  320  single and  a  nice  joial ol* 1103. Freeman  Reynolds uoi um racked  i bil and had a 285-1055  ore.  In ihe Ball and Chain,  Mulcaster  snowed  her better hall'wiih a 302  single and a 737 triple  and Lionel McCuaig,  who seems to be gelling  belter each time out,  rolled a high single of  286 and an 832 triple.  In the Legion league  Norma Forslund rolled a  306 single io end the  week.  Other high scores:  Classic:  Edna Bellerive    298-881  Henry H'uw        248-898  Frank Redshaw   286-969  Tuesday Coffee:  l.ila Head 225-650  liimi Fujimori 275-684  Sue Whiting 255-699  Judy lloihwcll 246-701  Swingers:  Mary l.amberl 214-535  Alice Smith 197-537  Ena Armstrong 202-541  Dick Oliver * 227-605  Norma Lambert 234-607  Gibsons 'A':  Edith Langsford 246-630  Sylvia Bingley 252-645  Terrv Commits 226-614  Wed. Coffee:  Sharon Venechuck  253-669  Edna Bellerive 263-689  Janet Flumerfell 237-690  Mmigli-Olis:  Sue Whiting  Ann Foley  Elphinslonet  Bruce Hogan  Bruce Russell  Glen Hanchar  Ball & Chain:  Phyllis Francis  Annan Wold  Phunlaslique:  Orbiia de lbs Santos  248-621  Pclra Nelson  Cliiu Suveges  Alan Plourde  Henry Hinz  legion:  Debbie McDonald  240-644  Bev Young 226-656  Y.B.C. Peewees:  226-541  238-585  221-605  222-617  285-661  256-631  292-660  255-695  295-742  by John Hind Smith  Earthquakes, floods,  explosions, oil spills, air  accidents and sea rescues  are all evenls which can  be very spectacular and  attention gelling and  they are all taken care of  by the Provincial  Emergency Programme  (PEP)  They are all equally  important and it should  be everyone's concern to  understand how such  disasters are going to be  handled should they occur. Most of Ihe sea and  air searches are conducted by the Air/Sea  Rescue unit in Comox  J, but when it comes lo a  X4 land search lhe situation  ���/I  is quite different.  Little or nothing is  ever heard or written  aboul the people who  slog it out in the bush.  Maybe it is because the  services of this group are  not often called upon  here on the Sunshine  Coast but perhaps one  should consider it as in-;  surance, you hope you  never need il bul il is  good lo know thai il is.  Ihere when required. The,  Search and Rescue group1  are there io help anyone!  losl or missing in thej.  bush and as anyone who-  has spenl any time in thei  local mountains knows,*  there is some pretty rugg-  Tova Skytte       124-213  Hanna Skytte     140-245  Richard Slater    100-194  Bantams:  Jimmy Miller     157-416  Billy Skinner      178-416  Chris Lumsden   207-438  Ricky Reed        245-515  Junior:  Marie Benlley     171-401  Amanda Slubbley  157-403  Trina Giesbrechl 151-424  Bernie Mahoney 169-452  Chris Constable 199-514  Sean Tclzlaff      237-665  From the Fairway  b> Krnie Hume  To      clarity     our  luplicaie        bridge  chedules and to put ihe  ecord straight, let me  cpon   that   Phyllis  loops al 886-2575 is lhe  ardworking  and  busy  i onvenor lor ihe popular  i uplicale bridge games,  I eld every lirsl and third  ucsday evenings al 7:30  I -m.   Lasi  week  Susan  I nderwood   and   Ed  J jlinson   succeeded   in  inking lirsi place. On the  sfcond and fourth Tuesday's at  1 p.m. Glady  aBd    Henry   Draper  linage   Ihe   auction  bhdge games as well as  iK social bridge nights  oK lite  fltSi  and third  Saturdays ai 8 p.m.  The Waller Morrison  Winter Tournament is  now in  full swing wilh  Laurie Todd and Al  White leading ihe parade  as of Salurday morning  by eighl points. A few  teams have neglected to  arrange iheir matches  due to work, vacations,  sickness etc. and are  beginning to fall behind.  Please schedule your  matches as soon as possible.  Noticed Dave Hunter  and his busy garden crew  are busy preparing ihe  flower garden for nexl  spring's brilliant display  of beautiful (lowers.  Annual stock taking  has been completed as of  lasi week. The few lines  of clothing left from lasi  years' inventory are now  on sale at 1/3 off ihe  regular price. This is a  good bel for hard to find  Christmas presenls.  Our Green's Commit-  Is your car begging lor  a second chance?  Beautiful bodies are our business  Brian's Auto Body  & Painting Ltd.  , Fully equipped  lor all body and  paint repairs  Box 605,  Sechelt  885-9844  lee chairman Vic  Marleddue reporls lhal  ihe harsh winds and rain  is still continuing io  plague some areas of ihe  greens and fairways.  Number 3 green is frequently flooded and will  require some extensive  work to resolve a  drainage problem. A few  unsafe trees will have to  be removed in ihe area of  the Number 9 fairway.  "Tom and Jerry Open  House" gel-together is  December 13th. Give me  a call lo invite prospective new members al  886-9201.  Scout  leader  needed  Nol sure you could do  il? Don't turn away too  fast! If you care about  kids, Ihis mighl be jusl  whal you're looking for.  The parenl committee  is looking for someone  with empathy and enthusiasm to work with boys  bel ween ihe ages of II  and 14 years in a  Scouting program.  How can you miss ihis  greal opponunily for  fun and participation.  combined wiih enthusiastic peer support?  For more information,  contact Joan Cowderoy  al lhe Volunteer Bureau  885-5881, Monday to  Wednesday.  Gibsons Ready Mix  886-8174  ���Drain rock  *Sand  Till  ���Washed Rock  'Concrete Anchors  Mon.���Friday 8a.m.���5p.m.  some much needed climbing gear. This equipment was put to good use  recently when members  of the group received  free instruction in mountain rescue from a couple  of guys from Comox  Mountain Rescue Group  who donated iheir lime  and expense.  Most of Ihe group  have done courses in  First Aid, compass and  map reading and C.P.R.  (Cardo Pulmonary  Resuscitation). They are  all volunleers and are on  call 24 hours a day, seven  days a week.  They use iheir own  vehicles, many of Ihem  being 4-whcel drives, and  are paid for the gas ihey  use on a search by  P.E.P. li seems  however, that like all  government run  organizations payment  of any expenses incurred  is very, very slow. Equipment too, is in short supply and we have had to  wheedle and cajole for  nearly   everything   we  have got. Some of ihe  private sector have been  very good to us but when  one considers ihat this  service covers ihe whole  of the Sunshine Coast  from Port Mellon lo  Pender Harbour and  perhaps even beyond  these limits, support  from communities has  been sadly lacking.  We are always looking  for new members and  particularly those wih expertise in various aspecls  of rescue. We heard that  ihere was someone on  the coast who had rock  climbing experience and  we would really like lo  contact him. Winter is  on iis way here again and  although we have not as  yet been called upon lo  turn out in a snow situation, we should be  prepared and anyone  having knowledge of this  aspect of the situation  would be a welcome addition lo the group. Actually the person in question would not necessarily have to be a member  Coast News, December 7,1981       15  but maybe he/she could  instruct Ihe group in  their particular brand of  expertise, on a volunteer  basis of course, because  we do nol have lhe funds  to pay anyone.  If anyone would like  to help financially we  could give them a list of  items ihat we are at present in need of and the'  prices of these things adit  then it would be up lo  the individual, company  or municipality to help in  whatever way they  warned.  Persons to contact  would be George Ruggles al 886-7703, Fred  Gaselv al 886-9131 or  myself at 886-9949.  K'uuam  CfcwtMiu CW Fuwb  Anyone wishing to donate  to Kiwanis Village in lieu  ol Christmas Cards,  pleat* leave donations at  fl Bank ol!  Montreal or  Bank oil  Canada  TIM  (J*  Gibsons Lanes  Open Lane Times  Fri. & Sat.  Sun.  7:00- 11:00 pm.  1:00- 5:00 pm.  Closed Sunday Night  Sechelt briefs  ed country around here j  and a search for a miss-1  ing person is nol exactly  a picnic.  The local group is small!  and has been active fori  nearly two years. Il isj  sponsored by lhe Gib-1  sons Wildlife Club, i  where Ihe idea orginaled j  and has been helped j  financially by one or iwo j  local businesses and also '  by ihe Village of Gibsons  who helped us purchase  Teredo Sireet:  ��� Council is requesting a  senior official from the  engineering consultants  Dayton and Kniglii appear before Council in  January to "answer  some serious questions"  as to why Teredo Street  wasn't completed earlier.  Rockwood Lodge:  Council decided nol to  exempl Rockwood  Lodge from municipal  taxes until Ihe properly  was deeded over lo the  village, hopefully  sometime in lhe spring.  f ���        J. Wayne Rowe B.A., LL.B.  Barrister &. Solicitor  Pratt Road, Gibsons  Telephone: 886-2029  3t iTHE  SUNSHINE COAST  ARTS COUNCIL  presents the 3rd annual  CHRISTMAS CRAFTS  MARKET  Pottery Weaving  Ceramics  lewellry  Batiks  at the  Arts Centre, Sechelt  Sat. Dec. 12 - 10:00- 5:00  Sun. Dec. 13 - 10:00- 4:00  For more information  phone 886-2108  PUT THE LID ON  VOUR CHRISTMAS SHOPPING  CM  YOUR BIFT  Morgan's Men's Wear  p 16       Coast News, December 7,1981  >~-'^'^_-____.  a-***     'xu--_a  *m\mm9 .���jai%%ip ���  KITS Cameras  CHRISTMAS SPECIAL  L.M  r December 9th- ]4\\Y%  CHINON CE-4  Recently highly acclaimed, thiscamera  has a fully automatic exposure system  which reduces your task to simply  focus and shoot. Select shutter speeds  ranging from 1 /1000 to 4 seconds.  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Accepts either 100 or 400  ASA film, built-in lens  TRIPODS  KITSTAR VL-3 Channel  $39"  KITSTAR VE-3 Tubular  *39"  KITSTAR VT-3 Tubular  $5999  KITSTAR VC22B-3 Channel  FLASHES  KITSTAR 540  KITSTAR 415  $,9*9  KITSTAR 440  A low priced automatic  flash with thyristor  circutry. Guide no 28  with ASA 25.  $49  99  KITSTAR 540  A compact, thyristor type  automatic flash with two  aperture settings and  bounce capability.  Guide no. 32 w/ASA 25.  GADGET BAGS  ULTRPAK 1600  SLR Bag  $3499  ULTRAPAK PRO  Available in sand, rust or  black. Special Save $20.  $6999  ZOOM LENS  KITSTAR 80-200mm  Macro Zoom  $21999  BINOCULARS  7X35WA  KITSTAR 7X35  Wide Angle  KITSTAR 7X50  BINOCULARS  YOUR CHOICE:  $5999  TELESCOPES  *  TASCO 44T  K.  TASCO 5V ZOOM  15-60 Power  $129"  TASCO 44T ZOOM  30 - 90 Power  $199  |99  PROJECTOR  TABLE  >v  Compco871 Projector  Table - an excellent  Christmas gift idea!  Sturdy construction, built  in slide viewer and electrical outlets. Folding  legs makes it very  compact.  $3998  QJflfr&Mit  Excellence in  Photo Finishing  ��� BETTER-Quality  ��� BIGGER-Format  ��� EXCLUSIVE-to KITS  &  Sunnycrest Mali, Gibsons  886-8010  KuS&mm  OMHC��  Excellence in Photo Finishing Concerning democracy  by Manumit' West  Sometimes very odd  Ihings happen on lhe  way 10 ihe typewriter!  Last week I intended to  lear slrips off lhe  Regional Board Directors, some of whom appear to be more Interested in lhe welfare of  developers than in the  overall good of the community bin then I was  brought up short by my  had conscience, nol having enquired for the  health of Area "E" \  settlement plan since ihe  lasi meeting in June,  Having been  somewhat  carried away  with "mea culpa" i  didn't comment on whal  really worries me about a  director, supporting the  concerns of his/her area  and nol receiving the  support of oilier area  directors,  While   we   may   nol  have heard ihe lasi of  Cooper's Green, and the  whole  mailer   is   more  complex     lhan     ihe  newspaper  repori   have  implied,  il  seems some  soil ol a denial of the  democratic process when  ;i  community   such   as  llallmoou   Hay  can   he  overruled in iheir wishes.  Maybe, also, ihe people of Halfmoon Hay appeal io an outsider lo be  more together and'uniled  lhan Ihey really area-bin  llicj seem lo base a reeling of community' and lo  be willing io be actively  engaged in iis welfare, In  a way which many oilier  areas may well envy and  would    be    wise    lo  emulate, So ii was par-  lictitarl) sad lo see Iheir  wishes   voted   down.  Whal    happens   when,  alter  all   your  concern  and   Involvement   on  behalf of your community you arc voted down by  lhe directors  of other  areas, who may or may  not have done iheir  homework? Il doesn't  seem io me lo be lhe way  to encourage democratic, grassroois involvemenl, bui on ihe  contrary to fostet  cynicism.  I'm told lhal Area  "E" 's settlement plan is  nol lost bul alive and  well, bul undergoing a  new look or some son of  restructuring, if I were  of a suspicious nature, or  jusl normally paranoid I  inighi wonder why such  a re-wriie was necessary,  unless further delays  would be lo ihe advantage of those who wish lo  get their quarter acre lots  in place before the plan  goes through and which  would decrease the  number of lots per acre.  The Land Use Committee was in Gibsons  lasi week I understand lo  hear lhe pleas of those  who want io gel iheir  land oui of ihe Agricultural Reserve. As is  usual in Ihese cases, we  hear lhal ihe land in  question "won'l grow  anything". They should  ask Tied Holland.  Trouble is ihai we can  only ihink of agriculture  111 terms of a Prairie sec-  lion, or vasi rangelands.  We should visil  Swiizerland for example,  a country which has  similar terrain lo ours  and see how productive  such land can be, how  cherished and treasured  is every square yard.  Even the roadside verges  are used for forestry  nurseries, liny firs in  neal rows, and village  streets are lined wiih  I'ruil irees, apples, cherries and plums, making  lhe village an attractive  place lo live or visil  especially in spring as  well as supplying a bountiful harvest,  THINK Of US AS A  BUYwcwsttumcim CMIf  MATCHMAKER  lit I cusstuDsmwudDnroo'  -    Too long have we  relied on oilier lo supply  our fruits and vegetables  and Ihe wriling is on lhe  wall lhal ii won't be  forever.  It'll be a shame to see  ihose wide open spaces  on Pran Road crammed  cheek by jowl wilh  houses when Ihere is  such a need for smallholdings on which a  family can be almosl sell  sufficient and sell or  irade Iheir surpluses wiih  Iheir   neighbours.   So  many   of   us   would  welcome a source of eggs  Irom free range hens and  fresh milk, cream or bui-  ler,  * * *  Those who avail  themselves of the services of Gibsons Posl  Office, and who doesn'i  at this time of year,  should admire the smart  new flag-pole.  I'm nol sure why ihe  old one wasn't considered good enough any  longer, bul obviously the  Teds had money burning  Iheir pockets or perhaps  ii is io celebrate Ihe new  Crown Corporation,  Anyway lhe flagpole  itself I believe cosl us  something in the  neighbourhood of $7(X)  which doesn'i include  either the transportation  from Ontario or ihe  labour and materials lo  erect it!  The ways of Governmeni are indeed passing  si range, ihe Posi Masler  General only looking  alter the day to day ac-  liviiies of moving ihe  mail. Ministry of  Transport hires Rural  Route employees and we  have the Ministry of  Works to I hank for lhe  flagpole, crazy paving  and landscaping!  Does ihe whole enter-  pi'"* >\v become lhe  r...|ionsibilily of the  Crown Corporation one  wonders or is il still  divvied up?  Coast News, December 7,1981       17  '    ARE YOU?    '  ��� Confused about Life Insurance?  ��� A   non-smoker   paying   smoker  ratea?  a Concerned that your premluma no  longer fit your budget?  If thoughts like these raise  questions, that's good!  Let's discuss them objectively.  Please call  Derek B. Everard      886-9178  Derek Everard Sr.     885-5726  Everard Insurance  ,     Services Ltd.     d  The heuuliliilly caned ciilTin ci.nluininu lhe lair Till Dixon is home  lady ol I ourdrs < liurili alter Hie srr��lcr last week.   Carefree Gardening**  from Our  by Sandy Loam  Ullih lta> . 9:.l(>ain  (.IBSONS  lilasvlnlil Rd . 11:15 mil  Sunday Sellout - 9:30 am  Ki>. All's, (j, Kiiil  (luin.li Telephone  8K6-23.U  ST. IIAUIIIOIOMIW *  ST. AIDAN  ANGLICAN (IIIKCHKS  ('omhim-il Services  I si Suiidn) I0:00oiii  in Si. Iliirilitiltiniew's  Ciibsnus  Mlmhei Sundays  Unhoris (/reck 2:00 pm  I mull) Hnl) liucliarlsi  (iihsnns 10:00 am  Kccuir:  Ki'i. John I-. RnbiiiMin  Paslor: Harold Andrews  Res: KIMIG.l  Church! H86-26II  Sunday School Mil am  Morning Service 11:1X1 am  dispel Sen Ice 7 pin  Prayer & Bible Sludy  Thursday 7 pm  si:m:nth-i>ai  ���uivKvnsi on Kin  Sabballi School Sal. Ill am  Il.uir ill Worship  Sal. ti   llioiMiiiiu Rd. & Hwy. 101  I'asior: c. Drlebcru  Hvcrymic Welcome  Kill iiilormalion phone:  885-9730 or 88.1-27.16  SKCIIKII  MH I IKK ASSKMBI.Y  SKRVICKS  in  Senior Citizens Hall  1:00 pin Sunday  Everyone Welcome  Rev. P. Brooks. Paslor  GIBSONS  PKNTKCOSTAI.  (Ill Kill  Cedar (hose School  Chaster Rd., Gibsons  Senior I'asior: led lloodh  Youih I'asior: lack Much  Sunday School 9:30 am  Muniiiii Worship || am  h'veilitlu lellmsship ft pm  Hume Bible Study  "hone 88ft-9482 ill  88ft.72h8  Allilialed Willi ihe  Pentecostal Assemblies  nl' Canada  CHRISTIAN SCIKNCi:  SOCIKTY  SIX IIKI.I SIRVK KS:  Sundays 11:30 am  Wednesday 8:00 pm  Sunday School 11:30 am  All   in   United   Church  edifice on main highway in  Davis   Hay.   Everyone   is  warmly invited lo allend.  I'hone     885-3157     or  886-7882  KKFOKMH)  CHRISTIAN  f'ATHKRINC*  IScehcIl 885-5635  ROMAN CATHOLIC  SKRVICKS  Rev. Aneelo Del'oinpa  Parish I'riesi  limes uf Musses  Salurday 5:00 pm  Si. Mary's, Gibsons  7:30 pm Pender Harbour  (luly 4 io Sepi. 12 only)  Ri'Kular Sunday Musses  9:1X1 am Our Lady ol  l.ourdes Church  Sechell Indian Reserve  10 am Holy Family Church  -Sechell  12 Noon Si. Mary's Church  Gibsons  Concessions before Mass  I'hone: 885-9526 or  .     885-5201  (.LAI) TIDINGS  TARKRNACLK  Crower Point Road  I'hone 886-2660  Sunday School 9:45 am  Worship Service 11:00 am  Evening Fellowship 6 pm  Bible Study Wed. 7:30 pm  I'asior: Nancy Dykes  B.C. Tel  increases  rates  On January 1st, 1982,  ihe cosl of telephone service on ihe Sunshine  Coasl will increase 13%,  according lo a CRTC  repori senl out wilh  telephone bills ihis  month.  Residences which now  pay $7.70 will begin paving $8.70, while  businesses wilh a single  line wlio pay $18.45 will  begin paying $20.85.  And if B.C. Tel's current  application lo the CRTC  for a further increase is  approved, rales as of  May 1st, 1982, will increase to $9.85 and  $25.30 respectively. If  lhe May 1st, 1982 rate Increase is approved, lhe  Sunshine Coast, within  lhe nexl five months will  see a 28% increase in  residenlial rales and a  37% increase in.business  raies. Coin telephone  service will increase lo  25*.  In iis application io  I be CRTC, filed curlier  this year, B.C, Tel cites  inflation, high interest  rules, 1982 wage in- .  creases, and a proposed  1982 conslruction and  expansion program  totalling $452,000,000 as  justification for ihese increases.  The CRTC will be  holding a central hearing  in Vancouver and  regional       hearings  Roses  The rose has been  associated with the  culture of many civilizations, not jusl a a  favourite flower, bui  also as a symbol of  perfection, elegance,  romance and love. It has  been prominent in pain-  ling, architecture, music  and literature and has  figured in legends,  customs, heraldry and  religion.  Roses arc used in  medicines and rose hips  are an excellent sourcfc of  vitamin "C". Rose  petals can be used in confectionary cooking, for  flavouring desserls, and  for scented oils used in  cosmetics and perfumes.  Bul lei us now consider roses as whal Ihey  arc io mosl British Columbia gardeners, a  delightful source of  beauly and fragrance  and our favourite  flower.  Roses have a greal  variety of growih and  habit, which makes ihem  useful in almosl any  landscape situation. As  garden flowers ihey  possess many admirable  qualities, forms ranging  from delicate singles to  ihe beautifully  sculptured modern  hybrids, all colour excepi  clear blue, and sizes  from one-half Inch  miniatures to seven inch  prize blooms. Mosl roses  are found in ihe  temperate areas of ihe  northern hemisphere,  bul a few are found  above ihe Arctic circle  and some, al high levels,  in the topics. Roses are  erect, trailing, or climbing shrubs, usually with  l horns.  The flower stalks expand Into a fleshy urn  shaped seed receptacle  popularly called the hip.  The hips are usually  brightly coloured lo al-  iract birds, which eal  Ihem and thus assisl in  dissemination of ihe  seeds.  There are numerous  roses native lo Norili  America, bui musi arc  cultured roses, wiih the  sculptured shapes and  familiar fragrances  originate in Asia. Roses  hybridize readily so dial  many new roses are Introduced lo I lie markei  annually.   The   main  Ihroughoui lhe province  lor ihose wishing to  comment on ihe application. Comments can be  made either by leller or  by appearing ai ihe hearings. Information may  be obtained by phiuie the  CRTC in Vancouver ai  666-2111.  classes are hybrid  perpeluals, teas, hybrid  leas, polyanihas,  floribundas and  climbers in these  varieties. They may be  propagaied by seeds,  culling, layering, grafting and budding. Budding is lhe mosl common  method, budding ihe  desired clone onto a hardy understock.  Roses thrive best in  our area in full sun.  Drainage is mosl important, and where drainage  is poor, beds should be  raised. Avoid areas  where roois of Irees or  oilier shrubs may invade  lhe bed, compel ing for  waler and nutrients. Pro-  lection against strong  winds should be provided support when  necessary. Good sandy  loam soil, wiih addition  of organic fertilizers, is  desirable. Well rolled  manure, compost or  bone meal are preferred.  The soil should be  neither acid nor too  alkaline, and additives  used as indicated. Roses  should be watered deeply  during ihe warm season.  I Church Services  Professional Repair & Service  to your Heating & Plumbing  Equipment  ��� General Sheet Metal  ��� Installation of Heat Pumps. Air Conditioners  Wood-Oil, Wood-Electric, Wood, Electric and  Oil Furnaces  ��� Plumbing Service & Installations  THOMAS HEATING  Call Now   886-7111  Pruning keeps ihe plains  vigorous and attractive.  The besi procedure is lo  trim out all dead or  weak, iwiggy growih in  ihe early spring, and cut  back lhe entire plain lo a  moderate height for syni-  nielry.  In cold weather,  mound soil around ihe  base jusl before severe  freezing, then a deep  protection of straw or  oilier coarse mulch  should be provided.  Roses are susceptible to  several deseases and  pesis, specific insecticides are available'and  dusting wiih copper and  sulphur fungicides control many infestations.  In lhe autumn it is wise  to destroy infected leaves  and spray or dusl  routinely With ihe above  fungicides.  Rose beds may be  complemented with  bordering annuals such  as candytuft ageratum,  alyssum or pelunias, and  for spring colour, tulips,  daffodils and oilier spring flowering bulbs will  foretell the loveliness of  rose blooms lo conic.  A LinDRIi  CEDRR  HODIES  "Super Energy Efficient Housing"  n a Lindal Cedar Home radiates gracious yel sensible  Every detai  living             And every Lindal lloor plan permits almosl unlimited design  HeKibrlity Over 60 original plans are available Each can be modified  to M your particular needs and tasles Or we can help you design  your very own plan  Sales Office and Display Home  in Horseshoe Bay  INDEPENDENTLY  distributed bv M.D. Mackenzie Limited  6342 Bay Street, Horseshoe Bay  Well Vancouver, B.C. V7W 2G9  CN 12-7        Phone (604) 921-8010   921-9268  Only ^  Two People  Should Ever Be  Allowed in  Your Chimney  The  Other   I One  '��tfc     N     is  Reggie The Sweep  A Clean Sweep For Oirly Chimneys       886-7484     j  Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons   886-9413  Christmas  SHOPPING PARTY!  Wednesday, Dec. 9th  7 - 10 p.m.  SANTA will be there!  COFFEE & D0NUTS  Gift Wrapping available  * Our Family Allowance Winner for November is  Mrs. B. Reiche, Gibsons  4&  t*��y    with everv  **^        purchase!  "  Discount  WILL  BE  GIVEN  ON  ALL  MERCHANDISE PURCHASED  m 18       Coast News, December 7,1981  COAST NEWS CLASSIFIED ADS  Baxter. Passed away  December 1, 1981. William  Baxter, late of Sechelt, in  his 79th year. Survived by  two daughters. Margaret  Ashley, Prince George and  Heather Vines, Kelowna;  (ive grandchildren, three  great-grnndchildren, one  brother, Samuel, three  sisters. Isabel Walker. Jane  Sherlock and Margaret  Henschke, nieces and  nephews Funeral service  was held Thursday.  December 3rd, in the chapel  of Devlin's Funeral Home.  Gibsons. Reverend Alex  Reid officiating. Interment  Mountain View Cemetery,  Vancouver Remembrance  donations to the Cancer  Society would be appreciated. #49  Higginson Passed away  November 29th, 1981,  Charles Edward (Ted) Higginson. late of Sechelt, in  his 88th year. Survived by  one sister, Ev Chamberlin.  Roberts Creek; two sisters  and three brothers in  England; three grandchildren. Barbara McCourt,  Brian and Ted Higginson  and six great-grandchildren,  all of Sechelt. Funeral service was held Wednesday,  December 2nd, in the  chapel of Devlin Funeral  Home, Gibsons; Reverend  Alex Reid officiated. Cremation. Remembrance donations to St. Mary's Hospital  Thrift Shop would be appreciated. #49  ANNOUNCEMENTS  Ear Piercing . Qibsons Girl  and Guys. 886-2120.        #49  FOR    RENT  WORK   WANTED  HAIRDRESSING  FOR SHUT-INS  Professional service  brought to your residence.  886-8290. #50  SECHELT TOTEM CLUB  BINGO  Every Friday Place:  Wilson Creek Community  Hall. Times: Doors open  5:30. Early Birds 7:00.  Bonanza 7:30. Regular  Bingo 8:00. 100% payoul on  Bonanza end of each  month. Everyone welcome.   TFN  If someone in your family  has a drinking problem you  can see whal it's doing lo  them. Can you see what it is  doing to you? Al Anon can  help. Phone 886-9037 or  886-8228. TFN  I sincerely thank the  citizens of Gibsons who  supported me during the re-  cent election campaign as a  candidate for the office of  Mayor. I am also particularly grateful lo my many  friends who helped in so  many ways, not only on  eleclion day, bul during the  entire campaign. Sincerely.  Larry Trainor  #49  We would like to express  our deep appreciation lor  Ihe large attendance al Ihe  funeral ol our beloved Ted  Dixon. Also many thanks lor  lhe    lovely    floral    arrangements, donations and  so much thoughtful  kindness on our sad family occasion. Anne Dixon  and lamily, Darren, Dana,  Trent and Rosie.  John Joe Dixon and family.  Margaret Joe and family  and brothers Stan Joe and  Frank Dixon  #49  The family ol the tale Elsa  (Warden) Jorgensen thanks  all Ihe staff members of the  various helping professional organizations who  assisted her in the last few  years of yer life ��� SI. Mary's  Hospital, St. Andrews  Anglican Church, Kiwanis  Village Care Home, LTC services, CNIB, and olhers.  Special thanks go to her  many individual Iriends  along Ihe Sunshine Coasl.  #49  Massage   Therapist   with  portable table. Ph: 732-3586  (nights) 886-2821 (anytime).  #49  Let   the  Water   Company  help solve your water pro  blems. For free water  analysis and consultation,  phone colled 929-3121 and  send water sample to The  Water Company, 172 Riverside Drive, North Vancouver. B.C. V7H 1T9.     #51  Microwave Cooking School.  Register now at Teredo  Carpet and Home Center,  Sechelt, 885-2601, or  B85-7520 to be held on a  Saturday, Dec. 12th 11 am  to 3 pm. Adults $6.  Teenagers $4. Limited  class. #49  The following animals are  at   the   SPCA.   Some  are  strays people have found  and brought in, so anyone  missing an animal may find  their  pet   at  our  shelter.  2 dk. grey kitlens. 1 male, 1  tern.. 1 large neutered gr.  labby; 1 spayed cream Persian; 1 red fern. Persian; 1  large   blk/wht.   neutered  male; brown male tabby kit*  len; grey/whl. flutfy kitten:  1   white,   male,   Persian;  male short-haired blue labby; jet blk. young male; 2  gingerlwhl.   males'   while  lem.  calico,  markings on  head   and   tall;   while  Husky/Shepherd   male,   7  mlhs;   blk.   curly-coated  neutered male dog; 2 cream-  coloured pups,  1  male,  1  lem., Keeshond X,m spayed  fern., white/tan male, longhaired golden Lab-SI. Bernard X, fern.. 1 curly-coaled  male  pup.   SPCA  Shelter,  Reed    Road,   Gibsons.  886-7713. #49  Magus  Kennels  |> Dog Boarding & Training  CKC Champion & Obedience]  Great Danes  "SCIENCE  DIET"  Dealer  886-8568  3 yr. old 1280 sq. tt. 2 bdrm.  home in Redrooffs area,  electric heat, fully insulated  carport. No pets. Call collect 3210880. #49  COMMERCIAL SPACE  1600 sq. ft. prime retail  space now available,  885-2522. 885-3165 evenings    TFN  SPECIAL WEEKLY RATES  Peninsula Hotel, 886-9334.   TFN  Unfurnished 3 br. house in  Gibsons available careful  lamily $550. 112-733-7948.    #49  West Sechelt, 3 bedroom  house with sea view, electric heat & fireplace, 4 appliances. $600 p.m. Phone  112-531-6916. #49  Waterfront. Tuwanek home,  avail. Dec. 1, 1 br., den, F/P,  dock, greenhouse, $450 mo.  112-988-5309  after  6   pm.   _#49  2 bedroom waterfront  house, Roberts Creek area,  partly furnished, couple  preferred, no pets,  references. $425. Phone*  886-9107. #49  Middle-aged lady to share  home and expenses.  Capable of looking after  herself. References req.  Phone 886-2136. #49  3 bedroom home, furnished,  Hopkins district, immediate  occupancy. References required. Phone evenings  after 6 p.m. 886-8427.      #49  For rent 3 bed., double wide  on two acres. $550 a mo.  plus security deposit.  886-2775. #49  2 bedroom home ��� 6 ap-  pliances on Cooper Rd.,  Saigeants Bay. $400 per  mo Relerences. 885-3153.  #51  Design  Drafting  886-7441  Sax, llule, clarinet, bassist,  would like to gig, jazz/rock,  possible. Call Neville  |886-7442. TFN  Reliable  weekdays,  8662883.  Babysitting  my   home.  ���51  COMMERCIAL  SPACE  FOR RENT  Cedar Plaza  Gibsons  Up to 1600 sq. It. ol  prime Relail floor  space for reasonable  lease rates.  Good location for  Men's Wear, Laches'  Wear, Jewellry store,  etc  Please contact  886-2234  886-7454  Relax. Let us cater lor you &  your Iriends this season.  Car-Lynn Catering. Carol  885-9276, Lynn 885-7252. #51  Quality finishing work by  quick reliable carpenier;  also small plumbing and  electrical work. Phone  885-3847. #5)  Experienced, dependable  carpenter available lor wide  range of construction and  renovation services.  Reasonable rales, free  estimates. Phone 885-9512,  #51  Ralncoasl  Secretarial  Professional Oui ul tiffin  Typinii  (Pick-up und deliver)  uYulluble)  Pam:  lues. 885-5588  BIM'S  DRYWALL  ��� No job too big  or small  ��� Machine taping  available  CASTLEROCK  KENNELS  ��� Boarding ^Si  ��� Grooming   V.'^**-^  ��� Puppies       \^^  occasionally   J/-  Roberts Creek, Jj  opposite Golf Course  885-2505  mm,  \JANE'S (''.'���  UmO  A Full Line of  Plumbing Supplies  Tues. ��� Fri.  8:30 a.m. ��� 4:30 p.m.  Sat. 9 a.m. ��� noon  Gibsons  Hwy 101 & Pratl Rd.  ELUNGHAM  STABLES  Boarding  Training  Lessons  885-9969  Sax, flute, clarinet, bassist,  would like to gig, iazz/rock,  si possible. Call Neville  886-7442. TFN  PIANO TUNING - Ken  Dalgleish. For appointment  call 886-2843 evenings.  #49  1200 sq. ft. two bedroom  waterfront apartment on  two levels with fireplace  and sundeck. Granthams  $500 per month. Suit couple, no pets. 886-8284.    #49  Community Hall for rent in  Roberts Creek. Phone  Sue, 885-2972. TFN  Local garage tor rent. Udoit  repairs, etc. By day or more.  Info: 886-8276. #51  Rooms for rent, single or  twin. $50 to $75 per week.  Meals  available. 886-9232.  TFN  2 bdrm. house for rent In  Gibsons, avail, immediately. Phone 876-2803 after 5  pm, #49  In Garden Bay, new deluxe  two bdrm. apartments, appliances included. Adults  only. No pels. 883-9020 after  6 pm. #3  Office and commercial  spaces, various sizes,  200-1200 sq. ft. Centrally  located In Garden Bay.  883-9020 after 6 pm. #3  HELP   WANTED  Wanted ��� labourer wilh  chainsaw experience to  work part time on island  near Sechell. Boat transportation provided, $8 hr. Box  1274, Sechelt. #51  Babysitting - my home, off  Pratl Rd. 886-7847. #51  Get your house cleaned  before Christmas. Very  good references. Phone  885-3383. #51  Additions, basement  remodelling and siding, ex-  cellent relerences, good  rales. Ph: 886-9858 or  980-4044. #50  CLEAJT SWEEP CHIMNEY  CLEANING SERVICE, clean  all chimneys, free estimates  on boiler repair and boiler  servicing. Phone 885-5034  or 885-2573. TFN  Qualilled Painter.  Reasonable rates. Work  guaranteed. 886-9749.   TFN  Hardwood Floors resanded  and finished. Work  guaranteed. Free est. Phone  885-5072. TFN  Dependable, experienced  carpenter, renovations,  eavestroughs,  greenhouses, sundecks,  finishing. No job loo small.  Until 8 p.m., 886-7355.  TFN  Industrial Sewing Machine.  Excellent machine for  leather, heavy canvas eh:.  885-7493.  TFN  Chesterfield & Chair $150.  Adult 10-speed bike, like  new $65. Ph: 886-2775. New  Hammond Organ priced at  $4,200, will sell tor $2,800.  16 ft. Travelaire trailer with:  stoveloven, refrigerator,  toilet, turn.ice Sleeps 4  comlortably ��� up lo six. Excellent condition. Details,  phone Vancouver 929-1141  evenings only. #50  COAST  POWER CLEANING  ��� Steam Cleaning  ��� Pressure Washing  ��� Sand Blasting  ��� Industrial Painting  885-9316  Experienced Janitor, part  time, 4 hours per day. After  6 pm: 886-7545. #49  Administrator for Sunshine  Coast Homemaker Service.  Position Is available  January, 1982. This service  requires applicants with administrative experience in  social work, home  economics or nursing. Ap-  plicant should be well  organized, self motivated  and willing to supervise a  large stall ol 60 and administer a substantial  budget. Resumes will be accepted until December 31st.  1981. Box 1069. Sechelt.  B.C.V0N3A0. #51  Quality In-home care needed for my 2-yr. old,  weekdays 8-4. Own  transportation necessary.  Phone 886-8474 alt. 5.    #50  Olfice Party? House  Guests? Don'l face cleaning up alone, get expert  help, call Beth 886-9342  after 5 p.m. #50  HARBOUR  CHIMNEY CLEANING  Serving the Sunshine  Coast. Fireplaces, furnaces, oil stoves, 883-9171.  Customers from the 886 exchange call collect.   TFN  TREE SERVICE  We make it our business lo  provide you with satisfaction. Our specialty:  ��� Topping  ��� Limbing  ��� Dangerous Tree Removal  Insured guaranteed services.  Peerless Tree Service Ltd.  Call tor free estimate:  885-2109.         TFN  DEANS CHIMNEY SWEEP  Langdale, Gibsons, Roberts  Creek.  Sechelt.  886-7540.  TFN'  Reliable Babysitting In my  home,   weekdays   only.  Phone 886-9035 (Langdale).  #49  Experienced, reliable  babysitting. Gibsons preferred. Call Gillian at  886-8781. TFN  Friday's Girl  Secretarial  Services  Photocopying        Typing  Bookkeeping  Call 886-2 160  School Rd. 8, Hwy. 10I  "The Big While House"    TFN  INTERIOR   DECORATING,  painting, wallpapering &  unlimited Ideas. Phone  Suzanne 886-8317. #49  Light moving and hauling of  any kind, summer home  maintenance & caretaking,  steady part-time work.  886-9503. #49  |J- LEPORE TILE  Quality  Installations  Ceramic. Mosaic or Quarry  All work guaranteed  Free estimates  Phone Anytime  886-8097  SHETLAND SHEEPDOG  Looks like small Collie,  C.K.C. reg'd. Only one left  (male). Avail, lor Xmas.  885-2550. #4g  MUTTHUTT  "Doggone Cozy"  Insulated Dog and Cat  Attractive male, 21, seeks houses ��� olher unique  attractive letnale. 19 early features ��� heated unit  20's who has a sense ol available. Ph: 886-9519. #51  humour, enjoys ouldoor ac-  PIANOS BY  MASON & RISCH  YAMAHA GUITARS  AND MUCH MORE  Trail Bay Centre  885-3117  tivllies and dining. Please,  photo a must. Reply Box  2044, Sechell. #49  Aslroloqical   birth   control  consultation   $20.   Phone  886-7370  lor  appoinlment.  #50  Fool good all ovei alter a  tool massage by Suzanne.  For appl, phono 886-8317  #49  "STRAWBERRY ANGEL"  Willowby Wallaby Wool ever  Wrestled a dangerous wolf  eel  Willowby Wallaby wus or an  18" octopus  Willowby Wallaby woos  This is Iho last of Ihe clues.  Siamese kittens $60 each.  Sealpoinl. Call 886-9339.  Ready for Christmas.     #49  M  A.A. Meetings  Phone  886-9208  885-3394  or  886-2993  lor Pender Harbour  883-9978  883-9238  SPCA  SPAY  Clinic  and information  886-7938  Box 105  Gibsons,, B.C.  ���BB1  Silent Sam's  Good men's haircutting  shop in Sechell. Good lease  with living accommodation  in back. Call Terri at  885-5911 before 5. Oilers lo  $14,500. #49  m.iiuimirinm  Single teacher requires Immediately year-round, one-  bedroom cottage. Willing lo  assume caretaker duties.  After 4: 886-8612. #49  Seeking 3 bedroom home to  rent with stove, fridge,  reliable family, please call  886-9360, leave message for  Bill. #51  Mother and six year old daughler  need immed. a place in the Lowel  Village Please call 886 8494. TFN  1 bedroom waterfront cottage, Selma Park, stove &  fridge, fireplace and electric  heat, Dec. till June 30th. No  children or pets. References  required. Phone 936-9082.  #50  Furnished 1 bdrm. house  with fireplace, clean & cozy,  in Pender Harbour.  883-2269. #49  Self-cont. gardener's cottage, non basmt., cozy,  quiet, elect, heat, furn. $400,  unfurn. $350, incl. ulility.  Phone 886-9336. #51  New 3 br., den, log home,  Redrooffs area, F/P, W/W, 3  appliances. Phone  112-521-3908. TFN  Cozy 1 bedroom, lovely sea  view, electric heal, WW  throughout - Lee Bay area.  883-2649. #50  3 bedroom rancher, washer  & dryer incl. $575. Call after  5:00. 885-9458. Gibsons  area. #49  New 3 bdrm. semi-  waterfront home at Hopkins  Landing, partly furnished,  open floor plan, huge  sundeck, fresh-air fireplace.  886-8093. #51  VILLAGE OF SECHELT  Applications will be received for the following position: Building Inspector/  Planning Technician.  - Experienced in inspection  and by-law building and  plumbing regulation enforcement.  - Knowledge of development permit, zoning and  subdivision application will  be considered an asset.  - Engineering experience  background preferred.  ��� Salary to be commensurate with abilities.  - Resumes will be accepted  by the undersigned up to  12:00 noon on Friday,  December 18th, 1981.  J.M.A. Shanks,  Clerk Treasurer  #49  Wanted: Salesperson. Interpersonal skills and sales  experience an asset. Apply  Westwurld Sound,  885-3313. TFN  Ruedi's  Blacksmith Shop]  Welding & Fai>ricafing|  Tools & Hardware tor  Log Building  Roberts Creek 8853755  Will babysit Infant in own  home, days only. 886-8510.  #50  Experienced painting, work  guaranteed. 886-28B3 after  5. #51  For  Re-  Carpenter-  renovations,  rates   and  886-7280.  new and  Reasonable  references.  TFN  Explosive       qulrements  Dynamite, electric or  regular caps, B line E cord  and safety fuse. Contact  Gwen Nimmo Cemetery  Road, Gibsons. Phone  886-7778. Howe Sound  Farmer Institute. TFN  Dress Designer: Expert in  dressmaking and alterations, reliable, reasonable  rates. For sewing needs call  Florence, 885-3759,        #49  I'.inl-VHrlH  (il  886  MEALS  ON WHEELS  liable Mon.. Wed. In  nuns. Kuberls Creek  ���7880Ci,885-335l  SPCA  Shelter  Reed Road  ��� boarding  ��� bathing  Drop olf & Adoption  Hours:  8:30 am ��� 4:30 pm  7 Days a week  886-7713  8867938 after 5 pm  Available December 15,  comfortable home, country  living, close to Gibsons &  shopping area with hall  acre garden area, adult couple only, rent $600 per  month, no pets. Ph.  886-7377. TFN  1200 Sq. Ft.  commercial  Shop Space  For Lease  Hwy. 101, Gibsons  886-901-4  OFFICE  SPACE  Very reasonable leasej  requirements for 2nd  floor location.  Sizes available  from 880 sq. ft. to  4500 sq. ft.  Air  conditioned,  car  peted mah location.  SPACE  AVAILABLE  IMMEDIATELY  Phone:  886-2234  886-7454  POSITIONS  AVAILABLE  St. Mary's Hospital requires Registered Nurses  for the following shifts or  rotations:  1.)   12 scheduled shifts  during a 9 week rotation. (12 hour  rotating shifts).  2.) Regular part time  night.shift only. (6  hour shifts)  3.)   Casual, regular part  time or full time  positions.  Thorough Hospital Orlen-  tatlon is provided.  Pre-scheduled  hours  for  casual staff may be arranged.  Consideration is given to  work area of choice.  Please apply:  Personnel Officer  St. Mary's Hospital  P.O. Box 7777  Sechelt, B.C.  VON 3A0  Telephone: 885-2224  Chimney   Cleaning   and  Maintenance.       Phone  886-8187.   TFN  LOO SKIDDING  Timber Jack Skidder  wilh operator, 888-2459  #51TFN  Handyman services, 24 hr.  professional repairs for all  your home, automobile,  tree, bush, yard cleaning.  Special low cost for low Income, pensioners. Call  886-3557. #50  RENOVATIONS  To Basements. Bathrooms  Kitchens, etc.  Free Estimates  10 yrs. Experience  B.P. SMITH  CONSTRUCTION  BB6-8263  or 112-524-8581  Pager 7424  VW motor '69 ��� '71 lor parts.  Reas. 885-5743. #49  Wanted - very large building  lot in the Bonniebrook area  -(agents are not encouraged). 886-7414 evenings.  #50  MICKY'S TANK  .   CLEANING  SERVICE  Save Money Oy saving on  furnace repairs Wilh a clean  luel lank eliminate rust anO  corrosion in your fuel lank  Longer lile & belter luel consumption Free eslimales.  We service from Earl's Cove  to LangOale Make your appoinlment NOW  Phone Micky at  885-3504  CASH FOR LOOS  Top Prices  Free Estimates  D & 0  LOG SORTING LTD.  886-7896 886-7700  Inglis multi-cycle auto  washer, excellent condition.  Guaranteed & delivered.  $250. Phone 883-2648.   TFN  Let US customize your kitchen co-ordinating drapery  fabric and wall covering.  Teredo Carpet Centre,  885-2601 or 885-7520.    TFN  TV J. STEREO REPAIRS  Green Onion Stereo,  Dunham Rd., Port Mellon,  884-5240.  TFN  WALLPAPER-fabulous  designs. Teredo Carpet &  Home Cenlre. 885-2601 or  885-7520. TFN  MACLEOD'S SECHELT for  hot water tanks and Hot-  point appliances.  B85-2171. TFN  madeira  Appliances  have good guaranteed  rebuilt appliances.  Less than half  new price  Call  Collect  Anytime!  883-2608  1 pair CCM Tackleberry  hockey skates, size 11,'  good condition $55. First 9  vol. of Beethoven bicentennial collection, good  condition $110. Admiral  AM/FM stereo receiver with  built-in turntable and  8-lrack tape deck $150.  Speakers not included.  886-2821. #49  250 gal. tanks $75; roll edge  bathtubs $40; elec. stove  $25; oil stove $50; propane  stove $10; burning barres  $5.886-7629. #49  Fisher Fireplace insert,  nickel doors, can be seen  working. 886-9290. #49  Single mirror medicine  cabinet $12. Twin glass  shade bathroom swag  lamps $25. Bissel carpet  sweeper $10.886-2513.   #49  Brown and white chesterfield and chair, as new. Bl-  fold louvred doors 8x4,  blue drapery material.  886-2150. #49  INTRODUCTORY OFFElT  Cedar utility sheds 6' x 8'  and 6 x 10 $560 i $640  delivered. View at Cornel  Sawmill, Wilson Creek.#49  Free  Estimates  Floor Covering:  for  New Homes or  Remodelling  Projects  Quality  and  Competitive  Prices  are yours  SECHELT  CARPET  CORNER  lill!) -Mi;,  <3? An Apple a Monlh  Okanagan apples delivered  to your door once a month  all winter long, all varieties,  fancy or extra fancy grade,  low prices. Apple a Month,  Box 1815, Summerland, B.C.  VOH 1Z0. #50  4x4 octagon-shaped Coffee  Table, mahogany base with  slate removable top by  Broyhill $800. Phone after 6  p.m. 886-8025. #50  Sony TC355 reel to reel  deck, excel, cond. $200.  Yamaha acoustic guitar  with soft case, like new  $100. 750 x 16 8-hole GM  wheel $15, two cast iron  B&S engines $50 ea. Lyman  ", min. peep sight lor Win.  mod. 54 or 70, new $20. 12  inch wooler $20. 5 gallon  Merc, marine gas tank $20.  884-5346. #50  New Emperor steel carving  and kitchen knife set, also  men's bicycle, older British  model In good condition.  886-9165. #49  Top Soil  ��80 for 12 yardi  Delivered - Daryll  886-9739  Peace River honey - unpasteurized, for sale.  886-2604. TFN  2 near-new 600-12 snow  lires balanced on Honda  Civic rims. $150 firm.  883-2783. #50  1 pair fully lined gold velvet  pleated drapes 126"W x  114" long, excellent condition $140. Ph: 885-9897. #50  9 inch Craftsman table saw  $180. Men's eliminator  10-speed $80. Both In good  condition. 886-8597.       #49  GOOD HAY $3.50 per bale.  50 or more, $3.00. Phone  eves. 885-9357. TFN  ELECTROHOME  SALES & SERVICE  3 Year Warranty  on Parts A Labour  FOR   SALE  Powerful horse manure; you  load, $15.885-9969.      TFN  Thick wool carpet 9 x 12  soft Avocado and gold $200  firm, includes underlay. Mc-  Cullough 33B chainsaw 24  inch bar, good condition  $50. Bell and Howell Super 8  movie projector, new bulb  $50,886-7351. #51  1 wood cookstove $150. 1  old cookstove suitable for  display only. 886-7637.   #51  19" Quasar colour TV with  stand $125. Ladies while  gold diamond solitaire ring  $250. Deluxe guitar case,  pile lining $65. Solid maple  single bed $50. 12' radial  snow tires on Honda rims  $100. Lange skates size 10,  exc. cond. $25. Phone  886-2673 alter 6 pm.       #51  Firewood for sale. 4 wheel  dr. truck and driver for odd  jobs. All reasonable.  886-2987. #49  1-5 ton worm gear winch; 1  slant 6 Dodge engine &  transmission. 886-7064. #51  Fold & roll regulation size  Ping-Pong table. 886-2307.  #49  EAR PIERCING  Beautiful 24 kt. gold studs  included. Hairlines  886-2318, Seaview Place,  Gibsons. TFN  Viking dishwasher, under-  the-counter model. $90.  886-2474. #51  One Franklin heater with  screen. $50.886-9528.    #49  15 cu. foot, frost-free fridge,  clean, ex. condition $325.  Quar. & del. 883-2648.   TFN  AUTOMOTIVE  Coast News, December 7,1981  SUNSHINE  COAST T.V.  It s the Service  Ihat Counts  ie 51 885-9816  Glenray hot dog machine,  chrome and glass display  type, steams buns and  roasts dogs. Fully reconditioned. $275. Coin operated  Foosball table, pro model,  best offer. Roger at  885-3113. #49  Firewood Alder-Maple  seasoned, free delivery  Sechelt to Halfmoon Bay.  885-2454 or 885-2971.      #49  Forced air oil furnace and  complete system - tanks,  ducts etc. Well maintained,  efficient Beckett burner.  May be seen In operation  $400 OBO. 886-7025.      #49  Appliances, Furniture, TV's,  Stereos, etc. DISCOUNT  PRICESI Kern's Home Furnishings. Seaview Place,  Gibsons. 886-9733.       TFN  Compare our photo  finishing prices. Maximum  $4.99-12; $6.99-20; $7.79-24;  $10.99-36. At Paclfica Pharmacy. TFN  Freight   Damaged  Appliances  Big dollar savings on  sloves, fridges, washers,  dryers, dishwashers,  microwaves, etc. 1119 West  '4th, North Vancouver  980-4848  TFN  OCEANSIDE  POOLS  SWIMMING POOLS  ALUMINUM  ft STEEL UMLLS  HOT TUBS ft SPAS  Silts, Service, Inittllitiom  Fully Guaranteed  Ten Years Experience  FREE ESTIMATES  Phone  Bob Green  Box 1184, Sechelt.  WOOD HEATERS  ANO  WOOD ELECTRIC  FURNACES  Sales  and Service  H. Himmel  Hwy. 101,  W. Sechelt  885-2113  Alter 5 p.m. #50  New ft Used Equip. Sale  1-100,000 BTU space heater,  kerosene, $75; 1-75,000 BTU  space   heater,   kerosene,  $125; 1-051 Stihl 30" Bar,  $495;  1-XL1  Homellte 16"  Bar, $125; 1-Remlngton 12"  Bar,  $65;   1-Hoffco  Brush  Cutter (gas), $295; 1-4 hp  B&S engine, horiz. shaft,  $125;  1-5 hp B&S engine,  horiz.  shaft, $150;  1-Shp,  new I.C. series, B&S, $360;  1-16" Craftsman chainsaw,  $165; Hoffco Trimette grass  attachment,   reduced  to  clear,   $59.95;   Homellte  XL76, sale priced.  COAST  TOOL a POWER  Rentals, Sales & Service  Formerly AC Rentals Ltd.  883-9114  TFN  Near new electric typewriter  $175 and 5-drawer office-  size desk $100. Phone  885-2002. #50  Willis piano stereo system,  rugs, electric heaters, pole  lamp, three kitchen chairs,  portable washer/dryer,  crock pot, mirrors, misc.  Items. 886-9290. #50  2-door, frostfree fridge, 15  cu. ft., only four years old,  matching stove, best oiler.  Phone 886-8769 after 5.  #50  TRAILER HITCHES  Reese, Eaz-Tow and cuslom  hitches. Call Terry at Coast  Industries, Qibsons.  886-9159.  TFN  ^mPe^.WV.'WlH  mil  TOYLAND  at  MACLEODS  and we our  ���election ol  Camel,  models  Tonka,  Fliher-Prke  and  Chattel Toys  Plui  A good selection  of gifts for  the entire famllji  (Even the hard  to please)  At  iTIacLeods  8 885-2171  Si Cowrie St.  jjf Sechelt  ttiKimk%atMit(iKm  Fresh young rabbit meat lor  sale $2.25 Ib. High In protein, low in calories!  886-2971. #51  Private Bargain Sale.  Chrome soda king siphon,  ladles camel hair coat sz.  18, neutral mink trim. 3  whole mink neckpieces  also. Sheared beaver shawl  collar, kitchen & den curtains, pic. Irames, ship  prints, firescreen & access.,  portable Bar-B-Q, tools,  alum, grill lor screen door  29x26. Black & Decker V, In.  drill & basket chair. Ph:  886-7178 before 8 pm.     #49  Phillips slereo cassette  home style tape recorder  $100. Portable dishwasher  $125. 2 coffee tables $30  each, 2 folding beds, couch,  wooden folding chairs, hair  dryers, art flowers, many  other items. Ph: 886-2660,  1240 Gower Pont Rd., Gibsons. #49  Colonial buffet and hutch in  A-t condition. "Unique"  made in South Carolina.  $850,885-5061. #49  Children's and Adult's  Books, Bibles, games,  albums, tapes, jewellery,  cards, posters, plaques, etc.  available at Gibsons Christian Books and Cralts, 1589  Marine Drive, Gibsons.  Phone: 886-9077. #51  Complete set ol "Creative  Hands" 22 vols, of crafts,  emb., sew., knit., crochet,  etc. As new. Phone  885-2378. #51  QARAQE SALE: Place-Sun-  shine Achievement Centre,  Hwy. 101 (across from  Walt's Automotive). Time  ���December 7 to 12, 9:30 am  to 2:30 p.m. #49  Child's playpen, like new  condition. $40. Ph. 886-2865.  #49  Shakes, 14 In. tapers $65 a  square. Ph: 885-3119 after 6  pm. #51  Kenmore console sewing  machine, walnut finish, little used, recently serviced.  $125.886-7849. #49  Yamaha Drum Set $300. Ph:  886-9648. #49  4-drawer tan Sears filing  cabinet with one set  movable file dividers, never  used. $120 firm. After four  886-8612. #49  32" 10-speed Bridgeslone  bicycle, seldom used $120  firm. After 4:888-8612.    #49  Firewood for sale, Alder  split and delivered $65 per  cord. Ph: 886-9648. #51  Fridges GE $85, Recine $35,  both work, 24" stove $125.  Bushnell 3-8X.22 scope, new  $40. Swedish M42B assault  rifle w/ammo. $80. 40 ch.  Commando CB w/magnetlc  ant. $150. 2 larger Scotty  down-riggers w/balls, new  $60 each. 886-9178.        #51  For Sale by Owner 3  bedroom 12 x 68 Trailer.  $20,000. Call 885-9458 after  5:00. #51  HOUSE LOOS  for sale  D & O Log Sorting. 886-7896  #51  1 pair 650 - 13 Inch, bias  studded snow tires, 1  mounted on a Datsun rim.  Excellent condition. $65.  886-2147. #49  io;  1970 Chev Malibu 4-dr.  spoked hubs, 2 full sets  tires incl. stud, snows, new  batt. 886-7678 after 6.  $1,450. TFN  International Scout 1 yr. old,  black speplal edition. Ph:  886-2046 alt. 5 p.m.        #50  '72 Bulck Skylark $600.  885-9997. #49  1979 Ford F150,302, PS, PB,  50,000 km. AM/FM cass.  885-5570. #51  1972 VW station wagon,  prime condition. $2,200  OBO'. 1968 Ford Va ton P.U.  insulated canopy, minor  rust $1,200 firm. 885-9883.  #51  1963 Beetle, reconditioned  engine, good condition $825  OBO. 1968 Olds, good condition $400.886-8540.     #51  1981 Datsun 280ZX GL  package, black w/gold,  leather, T-bar, air, loaded,  15,000 km. $16,500 or 7  886-9178. #51  MTNMMIi MPMM  Work Guaranteed  686-6540  SMALL CAR  SERVICE  is No problem  for us  Ford  has been building and Importing cars and trucks  from Germany, Japan and  England as far back as  1949. So, if you have a problem with your small car  we've got the  EXPERIENCE  Hours ol Service  8:00 am ��� 4:30 pm  885-3281  SMTH CiAST  I'fRV um lti  '78 GMC stepside ti ton,  Sierra Classic with deluxe  Interior, bucket seats, new  canopy, high performance  327, mags & wide tires. Ex.  cond. 35,000 ml. $6,500. Ph:  ���50  1972 Dodge Van, slant 6  auto. Good shape. $850.  733-4726 (eves). #49  72 Ford Econoline 200 window van, lines & Insulated.  Motor & trans, good. Some  rust. $500 OBO. Call  886-9964 after 4:30 pm.   #49  1971 Toyota Crown, good  condition. $1,800. 885-3317.  #51  1970 Trans Am, 4 sp., good  condition. Phone 886-2975.  #51  2 snow tires, H78 x 15, excellent condition. $80 pr.  886-7112. #49  '79 GMC van long bed,  6-cyl., PS, PB, only 13,000  miles. Excellent condition.  $6,900 firm. 886-8776.     #51  1974 Pontiac Lemans GT,  4-spd., 400 cu. In., FM/AM  radio, good tires. 1974 Ford  heavy duty Va ton. Camper  sp. 886-2898, 886-2423 eves.  #51  1952 Jag Mk. VII saloon, ex-  cellent running order, new  paint, a beautiful classic  with great potential. $2,700.  Ph: 886-2883. #51  1965 Ford Galaxy 500 2 dr.  HT, good transportation  $500,886-2883. #51  1977 Ford LTD II station  wagon, A/T, PS, PB, 70,000  miles, good condition.  $2,800 OBO. 886-7635 after  6 p.m. or 886-9219. #50  1971 GMC hd. P.U. 350,  4-spd., overload springs,  good shape, asking $1,600.  Canopy, fibreglass top, In-  sul. sides, slide windows.  $300. Ph: 886-8261. #50  1971 Plymouth station  wagon, working well.  886-2847 after 4 pm.       #49  Like new 1980 Le Baron station wagon, small V-8 cruise  control, PS, PB, AM/FM  stereo tape, velour Interior,  asking $7,950.888-7736. #49  '71   Firebird,  small  block  350, new paint, good tires,  runs well. $4,000. 885-3846.  #49  1975 2 door Maverick,  35,000 mi, PB & PS, A-1  shape, one owner. 885-2349.  #49  1966 Jaguar 3.8 Mk. II  sedan, fire-engine red, wire  wheels, radials, aid. shift,  walnut dash, trim, Int.  leather. Best offer over  $6,000. Roger 885-3113. #49  1979 Ford Bronco 4-speed  big ties trailer hitch, roof  racks, ex. condition. $7,800.  886-7013. #49  ���ABBA���  SOUTH COAST FORD  885-2131  1981 1-Ton Trucks  c/w 12' Vans  1981 F-250's  3/4 Ton Pickups  1981 Fairmonts  1981 Mustangs  5 Ton Truck. 22' Box  Hydraulic Tailgate  DAILY WEEKLY  MONTHLY  COMPETITIVE RATES  RENT-A-CAR  REMT-fl TRUCK  Dependable trans. 1968  Pontiac wagon $450 OBO.  8864631. #49  1989 Firebird, rebuilt motor,  loaded with goodies $2,500  OBO. Phone 884-5385.    #49  1980 Ford Fairmont 4-door  6-cyl., silver metallic blue Interior. Phone 886-2660.   #49  1979 GMC diesel truck, low  mileage, very good condition, dual tanks $7,200. Ph:  885-3949. #50  1978 CJ5 Jeep 886-7290  after 5. 304 V-8 standard,  new rubber, 35,000 miles,  extra hd. bumpers, AM/FM  cassette. $6,500 OBO.    #50  1966   Bronco   4x4   302,  3-speed. $2,300 or best oiler.  Phone Clay 888-9674.  #50  1960 Landrover 88, 4x4 &  winch. Phone 885-3755. #50  1976 Volare wagon slant 6  engine, automatic, engine  In good condition, new exhaust system, 55,000 miles,  some rusting. $900.  886-7227. #51  '72  Duster.   Ph:  686-2014.  #51  $500 Ford Galaxy 500 2-dr.  HT, good transportation.'  886-2883. #49  WALTS  AUTOMOTIVE  Gel Full Service  at Sell-Serve Prices  Seaview Place  886-9500  Reg- 39.8* litre  AB Haddock Boat moving.  Licensed and lully insured.  Hydraulic equipment.  Phone 883-2722 days.  883-2682 eves.  TFN  Shipwright repairs, refits in  wood or glass. Major work  welcome, hull, decking,  house or Interior, rigging,  wiring, etc. Good work,  good prices. John or James  885-5464. #50  38 ft. F/G (roller, "Iwan K"  195 Penta, electronics,  fishing gear. Ph: 885-2002 or  view at Porpoise Bay wharl.  ���2  FALL PRICED: 25' Luhrs Offshore Sports Fisherman,  10' beam, command bridge,  Chrysler V-8 225 hp Inboard  Borg Warner velvet dr., 400  mile cruising range, tresh  water cooled, approx. 500  hrs., sips. 4, enclosed hd.,  alcohol St., Irdg., 25 gallon  water tank, dual battery, lull  canvas, trim tbs., VHF, CB,  recent survey, replacement  value $41,000, current value  $25,000, tall price $17,500.  886-2567. #49  18' Jet Boat, new motor and  rebuilt jet. Has Roadrunner  trailer and a new tow post.  Great for beachcombing  and water skiing or fishing.  Must sell, moving away.  $7,000,886-2127. #49  Must sell 35' ex-troller, only  10 hrs. on completely rebuilt  Ford diesel-sounder. First  $8,000.885-5588. #50  Boat Trailer lor 18 It. boat,  in good cond. $500 OBO.  886-2331. #51  HIQQS MARINE  SURVEYS LTD.  Insurance claims, condition  and valuation surveys. Serving the Sunshine Coast and  B.C. coastal waters. Phone  885-9425, 885-9747,  885-3643,886-9546.       TFN  *Emm\\Wa\\m\\\\A  1-650 Norton SS, recently  rebuilt. 1-Norton Matchless,  recently rebuilt. 886-8088  alter 6. TFN  1979 Honda 650, 6,600 km.,  fairing, back rest, engine  guard, two helmets, immaculate condition $2,000.  886-8455. #51  ���Kiaaai  1974 12x68 Leader Mobile  Home, partially furnished,  set up In trailer court.  $25,000.886-8039. #50  14 ft. Vanguard travel  trailer, 3 burner stove,  sleeps 6, good condition,  open to offers. 885-2349.  #49  TRAILER HITCHES  Reese, Eaz-Tow & custom  hitches. Call Terry at Coast  Industries,     Gibsons,  886-9159.   TFN  14 x 70 Modullne Mobile  Home #2 Comeau Mobile  Home Park, complete with  covered sundeck, 9 x 12  metal storage shed, 3 br.,  bay window, reverse aisle  design. Asking $33,900. Ph:  886-8504. #49  MOBILE HOME  SALES ft SERVICE!  Big Maple Motel  Davis Bay  885-9513  D.L. 6925  Coast Mobile  Homes Ltd.  GOOD  SELECTION OF  DOUBLE WIDES  We take trades  or  Consign your  Mobile Home lo  us for quick sale  885-9979  Hwy. 101  (across Irom Benner* rutnilure)   MPl 6393  MM$H4U'$  SCUM SERVICE  Salvage & Underwater  Repairs  Pit-M - Anthers ��� Deck.  Call 803-9432  B.C.   YUKON  BLANKET  ADVERTISING SALES PERSON ��� 70 year old paper  entering Innovative exciting  growth phase, requires experienced aggressive professional. Excellent  remuneration plus benefits  package, a good career  move to sunny southern  Vancouver Island. Send  resume now: Roy Spooner,  Advertising Manager,  Sidney Review, Box 2070,  Sidney, B.C. V8L3S5.     #49  FOR SALE BY OWNER  -franchised restaurant and  seasonal tourist store  business. A working family  can net In excess of  $100,000 a year, before  taxes. If this Is what you are  looking for, $50,000 will handle. Write owner, Box 98,  Spences Bridge, B.C. VOK  2L0 or phone late evenings  458-2317. #49  COMPLETE 15-plece PIPE  BAND. Pipes, drums, cases,  uniforms, busbies, spare  set of pipes included, spare  parts. Complete sale price  $7,000.00. Phone 334-3207.  #49  COMPUGRAPHIC 7200  Headllner with 24 lont  strips $2,500.00. Saxmayer  bundle Iyer $400. Peace  Arch News, Box 131, White  Rock, B.C. V4B 4Z7. Phone  531-1711. #49  LIGHTING FIXTURES,  Western Canada's largest  display. Wholesale and  retail. Free catalogues  available. Norburn Lighting  Centre Inc., 4600 East  Hastings Street, Burnaby,  B.C. V5C 2K5. Phone  299-0666. #49  LARGE TIMBER HOLDING  1180 acres and an  estimated 8,000 cunits fair  access. Lots ol fresh water  $225,000. Terms. Selkirk  Realty Ltd., Box 40, Nakusp,  B.C. Phone 265-3635.     #49  I AM WRITING MY FIFTH  BOOK on "History of Canadian Rural School" this time  SCHOOL CHRISTMAS  CONCERTS. I Invite  memories, stories, poems,  reflections, snapshots,  drawings, paintings,  souvenirs, etc. of YOUR  CHRISTMAS CONCERTS.  Thanks! John Charyk, Box  126, Hanna, Alberta. T0J  1P0. #49  NOTICE TO  CREDITORS  IN THE ESTATE OF JOHN  ERNEST PALMER otherwise relerred to as JOHN  E. PALMER otherwise  relerred to as JOHN  PALMER, LATE OF  Roberts Creak, BRITISH  COLUMBIA  NOTICE is hereby given  that Creditors and others  having claims against the  Estate of the above named  are hereby required to  send particulars thereof to  the Executor GEORGE EDWARD PALMER, at  Eastwood & Company,  Barristers & Solicitors,  P.O. Box 1280, 201 Teredo  Square, Sechelt, British  Columbia, on or belore  January 15, 1982 alter  which date the Executor  will distribute the said  Estate among parlies en-  titled thereto, having  regard only to claims by  which he then has notice.  GEORGE EDWARD  PALMER, Executor  BY HIS SOLICITOR  GORDON J. BENNETT  EASTWOOD* COMPANY  NOTICE TO  CREDITORS  N THE ESTATE OF  MARGUERITE ETHEL  FOXALL, LATE OF THE  VILLAGE OF SECHELT,  BRITISH COLUMBIA  NOTICE Is hereby given  that Creditors and others  having claims against the  Estate of the above named  are hereby required to  send particulars thereof to  the Executors ROBERT  FOXALL and ROBERT  GARY FOXALL, at  Eastwood & Company,  Barristers & Solicitors,  P.O. Box 1280, 201 Teredo  Square, Sechelt, British  Columbia, on or before  January 15, 1982 after  which date the Executors  will distribute the said  Estate among parties entitled thereto, having  regard only to claims by  which they then have  notice.  ROBERT GARY FOXALL  ROBERT FOXALL  Executors  BY THEIR SOLICITOR  GORDON J. BENNETT  EASTWOOD j COMPANY  B.C.    YUKON  BLANKET   CLASSIFIEDS  Contemp. arch, designed 4  BR view to Keata, 2Vi  baths., large LR, half acre  lot, private, good home  area, 11 yrs. Phone owner  886-7855. #50  ENHANCE: Ground floor opportunity! Requires Sales  Leaders, multi-level  organization pays overrides  five levels, not three. Full or  part-time. 22566 Lee  Avenue, Maple Ridge, B.C.  V2X4G5. #49  THE MENNONITE  TREASURY OF RECIPES  -224 pages, spiral bound $10  postpaid. CARILLON  CENTENNIAL COOKBOOK  -soft cover, $2.50 postpaid.  CARILLON FESTIVE  FOODS COOKBOOK - solt  cover, $2.60 postpaid.  Derksen Printers, Stein-  bach, Manitoba, R0A 2A0.  #49  DONOVAN LOG HOMES,  LOG HOMES AND CABINS,  complete Design Service.  For brochure write Box 777,  100 Mile House, B.C. VOK  2E0. Phone 395-2867,  395-3811 or 397-2735.     #49  GOLD NUGGETS. Authentic  Klondike Nuggets. Suitable  for Jewellery. Minimum size  1/8 inch $60 pair. Write to  Bee Jay's Rainbow, P.O.  Box 2330, Langley, B.C. V3A  4R9. #49  IF YOU ENJOY GARDEN-  ING, do It year round, using  an aluminum and glass  greenhouse! Write for free  brochure to: B.C.  Greenhouse Builders, 7425  Hedley Avenue, Burnaby,  B.C. V5E 2R1. Mall orders  now available. #49  ADORABLE PUREBRED  LHASA APSO PUPPIES.  Registered with American  Kennel Club. Ready for  January 4th, 1982. Call  365-3709. #49  REGISTERED ORANGE  AND WHITE 5 month old  Brittany Spaniel pups $200.  Excellent all around pointing and retrieving bird  dogs. Basic obedience  training begun. Phone  835-4701. #49  NOTICE TO CREDITORS  IN THE ESTATE OF ROBERT  JOHN H0WITT, LATE OF  EGMONT, BRITISH COLUMBIA  NOTICE is hereby given that  Creditors and others having  claims against Ihe Estate ol the  above named are hereby required to send particulars  thereof to the Arjministrix. Edna Hewitt, al Eastwood & Company. Barristers & Solicitors,  P.O. Box 1280. 201 Teredo  Square. Sechell. British Columbia, on or belore January  30. 1982 alter which dale the  Adminislrix will distribute the  said Estate among parties entitled thereto, having regard  only to claims by which they  then have notice.  EDNA HOWITT  Adminislrix  BY HER SOLICITOR  GORDON J. BENNETT  EASTWOOD & COMPANY  MINISTRY  OF FORESTS  CHRISTMAS TREE CUTTING  Cutting ol Christmas Irees  for private personal use  within the Sechell Forest  District is restricted to vacant crown land portions ol  B.C. Hydro Rights ol Way.  A permit to cut and transport  Christmas trees Irom crown  land Is required. Permits are  tree ol charge and may be  obtained Irom Ihe Sechell  Forest District Olfice, 2nd  Floor, Teredo Square,  Sechelt. 885-5174.  By Order ol  Ths Districi Manager  Sechelt Forest District  NOTICE TO  CREDITORS  IN THE ESTATE OF  BETSY MINNIE PALMER,  LATE OF Roberts Creek,  BRITISH COLUMBIA  NOTICE is hereby given  that Creditors and others  having claims against the  Estate of the above named  are hereby .required to  send particulars thereof to  the Executor QEORGE EDWARD PALMER, at  Eastwood & Company,  Barristers & Solicitors,  P.O. Box 1280, 201 Teredo  Square, Sechelt, British  Columbia, on or before  January 15, 1982 after  which date the Executor  will distribute the said  Estate among parties en  titled thereto, having  regard only to claims by  which he then has notice.  QEORGE EDWARD  PALMER, Executor  BY HIS SOLICITOR  GORDON J. BENNETT  EASTWOOD 4 COMPANY  B.C.   YUKON  BLANKET   CLASSIFIEDS  "WHEELESTATE". The  WHEELESTATE PEOPLE,  Harbel Holdings Ltd. Mobile  Home listings and sales.  Kamloops 372-5711; Surrey  585-3622. Call collect.  (D6747). TFN  COMPUTERIZED TAX  SYSTEM. National company offers complete computer tax preparation  system (mall or olfice).  Qualified lax preparers are  invited to call or write:  CCTC, 1900-355 Burrard  Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6C  2J3. Phone 689-9661.      #49  MAKE DOLLARS PART-  TIME. Be a dealer for gas  savfrs - tits all 6 and 8  cylinder engines. $4.80 for 1  sample, 10 for $35 (plus tax  If appropriate). Retail $10.  Tested and proven, made In  Canada. Ideal gift. Send  cheque or money order to  Oak Street Auto, 3342 Oak  Street, Victoria, B.C. V6X  1R1. #49  1977 MACK ��� LOG TRUCK,  with self loader, steady  work, H-Plate. This Is an excellent opportunity, death  in family forces sale. No  trltiers please. Phone  832-8632. #50  PAY TOO MUCH INCOME  TAX? Learn money-saving  tax tips, earn money doing  tax returns. Write U & R Tax  Schools, 1148 Main Street,  Winnipeg, Manitoba. R2W  3S6. #49  THREE BEDROOM HOME  OVERLOOKING ARROW  LAKES and Saddleback  Mountain. Covered sundeck  area, garage, quiet  neighbourhood. Electric  back-up (or wood heat. Ask-  ing $75,000. Phone  2654296. #49  if'  !  i     I 20       Coast News, December 7,1981  Garden Bay ��� good holding  lot, sacrifice sale - southern  exp., rocky, 5 mins. (rom  marina, water in, septic,  app. $17,000. 886-7955,  886-9720. #51  Vi acre corner lot in sunny  lower Roberts Creek. Nicely  treed and within walking  distance ot ocean. $45,000.  886-7770. #51  1600 sq ft, semi-watertront  view home, Soames Pt. 3-4  BR, 2 baths., garage & carport. $134,900 Ph: 886-9683.  #51  PROPERTY  73'x127' lot, nicely treed,  quiet area, perc tested, King  Road otf Hwy. 101, Gibsons.  $35,000 firm. 885-7463.  TFN  v< acre rocky lot overlooking Garden Bay. Water in,  paved roads. Asking  $17,000. 886-9720, 886-7955.  #49  House tor sale by owner,  Selma Park, one bedroom  retirement or starter home  on small lot with excellent  view. $65,000. Phone  886B453. TFN  Roberts Creek building lot,  treed, close to beach,  $35,000. Phone 885-3470.  TFN  Langdale view lot on  Johnson Rd. 72 It x 160 It.  Asking $57,000. Phone:  886-9259. #50  WOODED LOT FOR SALE,  PARK-LIKE SETTING,  BEACH ACCESS, ALL SERVICES. MANATEE RD.,  ROBERTS CREEK.  72V.X105. $43,500. SOME  FINANCING AVAILABLE AT  15%. 886-2637. TFN  DROP OFF YOUR  -CLASSIFIED ADS!'  In Sechelt  a,: CAMpbEll's  FAMILY SHOES 1   LEATHER GOODS  DEADLINE: 12 NOON SATURDAY  In Pender Harbour at:        $cho��' susptitt no* it'  MADEIRA PARK PHARMACY  Pan ia.. Ha/toui Csntu       Htn-mu  DEADLINE: 12 NOON FRIDAY  ust bo pro-paid at time ol   drop-off  On the  Seafood Platter  Mr. Kd Butler  Mrs. K. Butler  K. and Ed Butler retire  CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING  Copyright and  Advertising  Regulations  Tht- Sunshine Coasl News  reserves the right io classify  advertisements under appropriate headings and determine  page location, The Sunshine  Coasl News also reserves the  righl to revise or reject any  advertising which in the opinion  of lhe Publisher is in questionable taste. In the event lhal  any advertisement is rejected,  the sum paid for the advertisement will be refunded.  Minimum $3.00 per 4 line Insertion. Each additional line .75c or use our economical 3 weeks  for the price ot 2 rate. This olfer is made  available for private individuals.  THE FOLLOWING CLASSIFICATIONS  ARE FREE  Eirth Announcements, Lost and Found  No billing or telephone orders are accepted except from customers who have accounts with  us or who live outside the Sunshine Coast.  Cash, cheques or money orders  must accompany ill classified advertising  CLASSIFIED DEADLINE  NOON SATURDAY  ALL FEES PAYABLE  PRIOR TO INSERTION.  Please mall to Coast News, Classifieds,  Box 460, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0.  Or bring In peraon to  tht Coaat Newa Office In Gibsons.  CLASSIFICATION:  Eg. For Sale, For Rent, etc.  rm 11111111 mm  nn  m  :n  mmi  n  in  nr  NO. OF ISSUES  by Bradley J. Benson  On November 30th,  1981, Mrs. K. Butler  wrapped up 24 years in  real estate by turning  over the insurance side  of her business to Suncoast Agencies Ltd. and  closing the books on K.  Butler Realty Ltd. Non  confidential records  spanning these years of  development on the Sunshine Coast will be turned over to Elphinstone  Pioneer Museum.  Mrs. K. Butler (who  allows her given name to  be understood as Kay)  came from Vancouver to  the Sunshine Coast on  January 22nd, 1952,  with "a desperate need  to find work" to support  her two children. This  she found . at Port  Mellon, where she worked as a lab technician  and first aid attendant  for five years.  Upon the recommendation of her neighbour,  Harold Wilson, she  studied and passed the  tests for a real estate  salesman's licence.  Another five years were  spent as a real estate  salesperson working for  various agencies on the  Coast, until, in July,  1962, she opened her  own office, which was to  remain in the same  building in Lower Gibsons for the next 19  years. During this time  she has been active in the  Gibsons Chamber of  Commerce and the  Tourist Association.  On Dec ember 2nd,  1981, the Coasl News in  terviewed Mrs. K. Butler  and her husband Ed.  Q:     How do you view  the Real Estate Market  today?  A: Mrs. K. Butler:  There was a boom at the  end of last year and at  the beginning of this  year. Things were out of  control. It is now in a cycle; 1 don't see today as a  doomsday picture, just a  cycle. It will level off. It  has to level off  somewhere.  Q: Have you seen this  trend happen before?  A: Mrs. K. Buller: Not  to this extent.  Q: Just how much has  property gone up in price  over the years?  A: Mrs. K. Butler: In  1965 we had a series of  50' x 268' lots for sale on  Hillcrest Avenue in Gibsons. The price ranged  from $250 lo $450. This  past year one of those  lots was priced at  $55,000.  Mr. Ed Buller: But  remember that prices  everywhere have gone  up. It used to be said that  a good pair of logging  boots would cost a day's  pay. That was $10 then.  Today that is about $175  and still holds true.  Q: How can people  who do not own property today afford to take  on ownership?  A: Mrs. K. Buller:  Without going into  hock, it's impossible.  Mr. Ed Butler:   It has  always been impossible.  The first place we bought  was nearly unlivable, but  we fixed it up. When we  were younger there was  no pressure to have  things all at once. Today  there is pressure to have  a new home and  everything new all at  once.  Q: What do you think  of the proposed restructuring of our municipal  and regional government  on the Sunshine Coast?  A: Mrs. K. Butler: I  don't think I would like  to see it. On the Sunshine  Coast we are individuals  and I'm afraid we would  get lost in the shuffle.  We would lose some of  our character.  Q: Now that you are  retired, what are you going to do?  A: Mrs. K. Buller:  Nothing. It is nice to get  up in the morning and  say - what can I do today? what should 1 do  today? not - I've got  to get to the office, I've  got to get to the office.  by Chak-Chak  One kind of fresh  seafood that is available  in this area now is  prawns. These delicious  morsels can be obtained  from both Gibsons and  Sechelt Fish Markets.  You may also buy them  from the local prawn  boats or fishermen when  you see their signs posied  at various places along  the highway.  Prawns may be cooked in boiling waler. You'  will not need a large  saucepan If you remove  the heads before cooking. Place the prawn tails  in salted {Vt cup salt lo 1  ql. waler) boiling waler  and cook for two  minutes from the lime  the water returns to the  boil. Drain and let cool.  Do not rinse with cold  water as this washes a lot  of the flavour away.  Large prawns, after  ihe shell is removed, are  good deep fried in batter. Here is a simple and  good batter.  Combine 2 eggs with 1  cup minus 1 tablespoon  of cold water, beat until  frothy. Beat in Vt cup  unsifted flour and Vi  teaspoon salt until blended - don't beat the flour  any more than necessary.  Set the bowl of batter inside another bowl with  ice, to keep it cold.  When 1 do prawns for  myself, I buy the cheaper  small and mixed sizes  and I prefer to stir-fry  Ihem in a wok.  Stir-fried Prawns  1 lb. small lo medium  prawns  2 cloves garlic (peeled  and crushed)  4 thin slices fresh ginger  2 Ibsp. ketchup (tomato)  2 tbsp. sherry, sake or  cooking wine  1 ibsp. soy sauce  I isp. sugar or honey  1 ibsp. starch  2 ibsp. cold water  Method  Heat up wok and use  about Vi cup cooking  oil,, add garlic and  ginger, cook 1 min., then  add prawns and stir-fry  for 2 min. Now add  previously mixed ketchup, wine, soy sauce  and sugar, stirring in  wilh prawns and thickening with the starch-water  mixture. As soon as the  sauce thickens, turn out  Into a healed bowl.  This is a tasty dish but  is very messy as you have  to use your lingers a lot.  First suck the sauce off  the prawn and then  remove the shell before  eating the meat. Serve  with crisp vegetables and  rice or crisp bread rolls  and butter and a dry  white wine. Have a dish  for the prawn shells and  lots of paper napkins.  Give it a try, I'm sure  you will enjoy prawns  done ihis way as 1 do.  Sea you.  Light up your life and  give a helping hand to  create a great new sound  - the Gibsons Elementary  Schoot Band is out selling light bulbs these days  The SUNSHINE COAST  REALTOR  A Glassford Press Publication. Box 460, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1VO  to -raise much-needed  cash for sheet music,  band equipment,  uniforms, future trips,  etc. etc.  The brand-new band,  begun this year by Mr.  Ken Ireson, is enthusiastic, eager and will  be most appreciative.  iThe bulbs you buy will  light up many musical  faces.  ���        *       *  Helen Parker has  taken over the editor's  position at the award-  winning weekly Agassiz-  Harrison Advance in  Agassiz, B.C.  Formerly with the late  Sechelt Peninsula Times,  Parker was also a general  reporter with the Ar-  rowsmilh Star in  Parksville and a sports  reporter with the  Cowichan   Leader   in  Duncan. She graduated  from the Langara Jor-  nalism Program in Vancouver in 1978.  Scene at the Sunshine  Coast Arts Centre  Christmas Crafts Fair,  the first of a series, at the  Sunnycrest Mall in Gibsons, included a really  busy Gloria Fyles with  some of her fascinating  wild-looking kerosene  lamps and some  gorgeous electric ones.  Also at the Fair were  some of the beautiful  granny dolls so carefully  made by Linda Molloy  of Tillicum Bay.  Craft Fairs are certainly the greatest places for  original Christmas shop-  ing.  ,e Co^1  Individual   Listings  Reduced $16,000  ( uslom designed 1300 sq.ft. post and beam home on Cooper Rd. 2 bedrooms,  I' / b.iths (master ensuite), 6 appliances and lots of comfort on a level xh acre I  ol treed privacy. With a fish pond, 3 outbuildings, and beautiful stained glass |  windows, it can all be yours for the incredible price of $79,000.  Owner must sell  and at this price it won't take long, so act  quickly.  Call 885-3153 (eves)  PANORAMIC VIEW - REVENUE  Lower Gibsons Revenue property. Panoramic view  $125,000  up to $100,000 financing available at 13%  Call 438-6508 (collect)  Only $5,000 down  Balance at 13y2%  For a large centrally located duplex lot in Nanaimo. F.P.  $45,000, plans and building permits free or trade as down payment towards purchase of home on the Sunshine Coast.  Call 883-9926  WOODCREEK PARK  corner lot #74  Price S39HWIC  Open to Offers 886-2311  Selling Your Home?      We Can  Help.  Call   886 2622   or  886-7817  [OMc!K\  3S��oa*'  A GREAT GIFT!  Take a trip down  Memory Lane with the  useful & attractive 1982  SWHSSIWEi GO AST  CALENDAR  Only $4.95 at  The Sunshine Coast News  or at  The Bookstore, Sechelt  Books 'n Stuff, Sechelt  Madeira Park Pharmacy  NDP Bookstore, Gibsons  Douglas Variety, Gibsons  Pharmasave, Gibsons  ���^���k       Fawkes' Gifts, Gibsons  r\  am Coast News, December 7,1981       21  , Sunnycrest Centre News  Published at Gibsons. 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CHRISTMAS  SHOPPING  HOURS  Friday, Dec 18th 9:30 am-9 pm  Saturday, Dec 19th     9:30 am - 6 pm  ��� SUNDAY Dec 20th 11 am-5pm  Monday, Dec 21st        9:30 am - 6 pm  ���TUESDAY, Dec 22nd 9:30 am -9 pm  ��� WEDNESDAY, Dec 23rd 9:30 am-9 pm  Thursday, Dec 24th     9:30 am - 6 pm  Saan  Douglas Variety  Suncoast Agencies  Gibson's Realty  Royal Bank of Canada  Home Link Hardware  Henry's Bakery  Yoshi's Restaurant  Canadian Imperial Bank  of Commerce  Liquor Store  Party Stop  Orange Oasis  Pharmasave, Gibsons  You-Dels  Goddards Fashion Centre  Jeannie's Gifts & Gems  Radio Shack  T.J. Sound  Fawkes Gift Centre  Sunnycrest Fabric Centre  Toys for all Ages  CH. John Gordon & Co.  Simpson-Sears  Super-Valu  Cactus Flower  Kits Cameras  Cozy Corner Crafts  J's Unisex  Gibson's Travel  Don's Shoes  Todd's Children's Wear  Richard's Mens Wear  Trail Bay Sports  Make Your Christmas a Happy One I  Shop at  The Sunnycrest Centre ��� 33 Shops to Serve You  L�� mmmm  mmm  22       Coast News, December 7,1981  Duty calls  Ramblings of a Rover  by Dee Cee  Mercifully 1 remember  very little of my first  posting to No. 16X  Depot, R.C.A.F. The  station itself consisted of  several gray, drab looking buildings hidden  away miles from  anywhere deep in lhe  forests of New  Brunswick. The sole  road leading either to or  from il was not onlv  deep rimed and unpaved  bul was heavily guarded,  not as one would expect  by members of the Air  Force bin by the Army.  The compelling reason  for its isolation and for  the secrecy and grim  looking, khaki-clad  guards was because il  was an ordnance depol,  in other words, a site for  storing of explosives so  necessary to further any  modem war efforl. After  lhe spit and polish of  what had formerly been  the Onlario Agricultural  College al Guelph, with  iis beautifully manicured  lawns, shrubberies and  stately trees, this was a  depressing lei down and  I was more lhan happy  lhal my stay there was  short.  The loial complement  was around a hundred  men and, in view of the  fact that the former  N.C.O. in charge of the  kitchen was in a guardhouse somewhere in the  province awaiting a  court-martial and ihey  had nol yel goi around  io replacing him, il is nol  difficult to imagine lhe  confusion and chaos lhal  reigned. Although I was  in no way responsible for  il, in fact I was not on  duty ai the lime, we  almosl burned the kitchen lo the ground when  some idiol masquerading  as a cook dumped a  whole baskei of raw, wet  potatoes Into a container  of smoking, hot fat. In  no time al all lhe grease  Ignited and flames were  licking up lhe walls  before anyone  remembered to sound  lhe fire alarm or grab a  fire extinguisher. Luckily  ihe blaze was contained  before the whole  building went up in  smoke. Needless to  relate, there was a greal  deal of griping among  lhe men that nighl when  a cold supper was served  and   many   suggestions-  made as lo whal Ihey  would like lo do with1  these blankeiy-blank  cooks.  Aboul a monlh later 1  was transferred to No.  2Y station a few miles  from the city of Monc-  lon, N.B. Il was inlcnd-  ed as a holding unit for  lhe large number of men  that were being trained  under the Commonwealth Training  Scheme bul lhe  buildings, at lhe lime of  my arrival, were far  from complete. The kitchen was teeming with  carpenters, plumbers  and oilier iradesmen,  most of Ihem civilians,  hammering, banging and  screwing away merrily,  seemingly oblivious to  any rules of sanitation  that should prevail in a  place where food was being prepared and served.  The station was not  yet operational nor ai  full strength so we were  feeding only around a  hundred or so men. The  N.C.O. i/c of lhe kitchen was a corporal by  Ihe name of McNulty  and although "Mac"  was a hell of a nice  fellow in all respects, on  Regional board briefs  The regular board  meeting of the Sunshine  Coasl Regional Dislricl  was held in the village offices in Sechelt, Thursday, November 26th.  Among items discussed  were the following:  Mr. J.E. Belanger of  Park Avenue, Roberts  Creek, presented a letter  from his lawyer regarding an alleged infrac-  lion of a zoning by-law.  As reported earlier in the  Coast News, Mr.  Belanger, who operates a  welding business on land  designated for residential  use (R2), is asking lhe  regional board for lime  (18 months) lo move his  business lo a more  suitable location.  Director Harry Almond, represenling Area  D residents who have objected to Mr. Belanger's  business operating in  their area, asked ihe  regional board lo direel  its lawyers lo iniliale  legal action againsl Mr.  Belanger.  Mr. Belanger's  lawyers, Reid and  Associates, question lhe  board's ruling and slate  lhal there may be as  many as 350 small  businesses on lhe Coasl  In contravention of the  same by-law and ii seems  unfair lo single oul Mr.  Belanger for attention.  Further, the letter  stales that Mr. Belanger  hopes to v -irk oul an  amicable agreement with  lhe board regarding the  lime   limii   for   Mr.  Belanger's move.  The board voled to  hand the leller over to ils  planner and lawyers.  Mobile home park.  A leller from local  carpenter, Michael  Albrechl, requesting thai  lhe board intervene wilh  the mobile home park  operator on Browning  Road to install small,  one-storey homes rather  than mobile homes on  his properly was considered. Mr. Albreclu's  letter argued that the  construction of homes  by local craftsmen would  be more beneficial to ihe  economy of lhe Coasl  than the bringing in of  mobile homes.  While the board  members were sympathetic with Mr.  Albrecht's proposal,  ihey fell ihe whole mailer of home conslruction  should be referred lo lhe  Real Eslate Board for  advice.  Wilson Creek erosion.  A letter from Tyson  Road residents requesting regional board  assistance in correcting  an erosion problem on  Wilson Creek was  discussed. The board  voled to refer the matter  to the departments of  if  highways and federal  fisheries and the  Agricultural Land Commission in order to determine the agency responsible.  Provincial Emergency  Program.  A report from Mr.  McPhee, area coordinator for the Provincial Emergency Program, regarding potential communications problems on ihe Coasl in the  event of a disaster, was  referred to the board's  PEP committee.  Henderson Road.  A letter from Minislcr  of Highways Alex  Fraser, acknowledged  reccipl oT the board's  concern aboul ihe condilion of Henderson Road  in Roberis Creek. The  leller stated the board's  concern "will be kepi in  mind when next year's  day labour programme is  being prepared".  The letter goes on to  slate that it is hoped  "modest improvements  being made Ihis fall will  be of benefit to road  users". Direcior Almond  questioned the "modest  improvements" and suggested thai in iheir  modesty Ihey were un-  noticeable.  his own admission, he  knew very little about  cooking. He had been an  accountant in private  life, working for a large  firm in Halifax and how  he ended up as a cook in  the R.C.A.F. only he  and the "higher powers"  could know. Even  though many of his  assistants were trainees  I'rofn various cooking  schools and had little experience, we were all getting along fine until out  of a clear blue sky came  the bombshell that shook  up all our lives.  I remember that we  were just cleaning up  after breakfast when a  highly agitated young  chap arrived from the  orderly room with a  message for the corporal. On reading it,  poor old "Mac" blanched and almost keeled  over before handing it to  me. I cannot recall the  exact wording but the  gist of the statement was  that we were to expect an  additional 600 or more  for supper that night and  to prepare for them accordingly. Apparently  there was some kind of a  contagious epidemic raging at the holding station  near Halifax and it had  been placed under  quarantine for an indefinite period. Consequently, this large contingent of men were being detrained at Monc-  ton and I can only  presume that the  "brass" in Ottawa were  either uninformed that  our station was incomplete and not ready  for such -n invasion or  that they did know but  chose to ignore the fact.  When I look back on it  now, I am not only  amazed that we were  able to cope with such an  emergency but how we  ever got all these men  housed and fed during  the two or three weeks  5  \\   w  worm, warmer, warmest.  daniodown  I    *>\�� jIKjj! Oil' unique i)uiia|nlM Ol  r.   Ait rM * canilinl, -.,..���..:���-,  ptimjpttti p����m  ���, ||    || ���-,.,  fl daniodown quilts ltd.  \s��� ..  T     SUNSHINE INTERIORS  Al leasl Marlene Deilrich was able lo perform  before the storm stopped lhe Suncoast Players'  show al Madeira Park lasi Friday.    ��� ii���ii, . j ��. ��n   MAXWELL'S PHARMACY  YOUR COMPLETE HEALTH CARE CENTRE  ' Fast Prescription Service  " Health Care Accessories  ' Almay Hypoallergenic Cosmetics  * Patient Aids (Sales & Rentals) crutches, .  comodes. bed pans, canes, etc.  107 cedar Plaza. Blbsons 8B6-8158  ihey were with us, before  being moved on to their  original intended  destination Halifax and  overseas.  Although I had, and  slill have, little respect  for the general run of  commissioned officers, I  must admit that we  would never have been  able to accomplish the  formidable task ahead of  us without the help of  one Sqdn. Ldr. Coburne  from Weybum, Sask.  He, as Adjulant, not only had the power to get  the wheels moving bul  acted as our messing officer in litis crisis and  whatever we ordered iii  the way of food supplies  v..is soon forthcoming, I  don'l know whal got inlo me, maybe il was the  challenge, bul I went at it  like a man demented. 1  hardly had any sleep for  almosl a week. I would  lie down and doze, fully  clothed, for an hour or  so, I hen gel up and go at  ii again���chopping pp  meal with a fire axe, con-  coding gargantuan stews  and dumping half sacks  of splil peas into the  huge sleam kettles for  soup.  When it was all over  and the men (there were  200 rambunctious  Australians among  Ihem) left I was almost in  a state of collapse.  However, I did get an  award of sorts which was  unexpected, 1 had only  been in lhe Air Force a  few months; 1 was still  an A.C.I on the books  yel, due to lhe Squadron  Leader's efforts and  overriding all the  prescribing regulations, 1  by-passed lhe period  when I should have been  an L.A.C. and became a  corporal.  At least I had  something on my sleeve  when, a few months  later, 1 was called for  overseas duty!  DON and RENE SUTHERLAND,  off MITTEN REALTY - SECHELT,  would like to present a group of  Market Opportunities for you.  COD'S LITTLE ACRE  1.3 acres In Davis Bay, close to both rivet and ocean fishing. Neat  older home - two horse stalls and a real chicken house to boot.  Only $97,500.00.  SANDY HOOK INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY  Full Price seven thousand live hundred dollars. Buy the lot and get  the water tank for free.  FOR THE INVESTOR  Invest In Davis Bay ��� Laurel Boad. Two bedroom Post and Beam  home. Enclosed garage - good size lot - needs some tender loving  care ��� call for details.  VIEW VIEW VIEW  Best view home In West Sechelt.Only $ 133,500.00.  "Working Creatively to Serve You"  Don and Rene at Home: 885 9362 Office: 885-3295  FRAMED  MIRRORS  10%  List Price  OFF  CHRISTMAS SPECIAL!  Framed Full Length Mirror  f4Vi"x5Dtt" $19.95  HLM i^gg  CD  Hwy. 101 & Pratt Rd., Gibsons  886-7359  OPEN SUNDAYS  noon to a pm.  AHim  OHTMTOWH.  onus.  We've made a couple of  changes to our Chevron Station in  Gibsons.  First, we've moved it to the site  next door.  And secondly, it's now a super,  new Chevron Self-Serve.  So in celebration of this great  new station we're holding a Grand  Chevron Draw.  The winner will get a night for  two in Vancouver, all expenses paid.  The weekend away includes a  chartered flight for two to Vancouver  for two days. One night's deluxe  accommodation at the Westin  Bayshore. Dinner for two at Trader  Vic's worth $50. 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I  40  41  42  ���1  44  45  |  l  4?  48  |  1  50  51  52  53  54  55  ^  1  l  58  1  "  60  6,  62  "  64  rSS  "  67  Cap College Open  House  Coast News, December 7,1981       23  Capilano College in  Sechelt is having its first  Open House this  Wednesday, December  9th. The Learning Centre on Inlet Avenue will  be open from 3 pm. to 9  pm., to show the community   and   potential  /  students lhe facilities and  services available here.  Instructors, staff, and  representalives from lhe  North Vancouver campus will be presenl. You  can ask counsellors, learning assistant staff, the  Financial   Aid   Officer  and ihe Admissions Officer for information.  This is your opportunity 10 find oul what  the College offers, and  to lei us know what you  want in lhe future for  your college. Come to  lhe Open House, talk lo  us, gci Information, and  sample our  refreshment!,   Wednesday, December 9th.  Legal Notes  Wayne Row;  by J. Wayne Rowe  Re: Lawyers' Fees  One aspect of the  lawyer/client relaiion-  ihip which seems to be  replete with misunder-  '.Hiding and misconcep-  lion is lhal of the  lawyer's fees.  It is, 1 suspect, not un-  "iiinion lo hear clients  protest the "exorbitant"  fees ihat they have been  issessed for an allegedly  simple matter. Such  i omplalnts are perhaps  imply in the nature of  Mings and are to be ex-  pected irrespective of the  amount of the bill.  More likely, though,  ���uch complaints stem  rom a lack of com-  municaiion which in turn  generates a misconcep-  lion as to ihe amount of  'uirk involved and its  eventual cost.  In fairness, I must  ihat the blame for this  lack of communication  must, in most instances,  fall squarely on the  shoulders of the lawyer.  It is incumbent upon the  lawyer to ensure thai his  or her client is apprised  of the likely cost of the  proceedings or where  that is not possible to inform the client of the  manner in which the fee  will be determined.  In the past lawyers  have tended to shy away  from such discussions  perhaps believing such  matters to be undignified  or unworthy of the profession. Today,  however, most lawyers  are prepared to discuss  these matters in a forthright manner.  Perhaps I could  digress for a moment to  say that the reluctance of  lawyers to frankly  discuss  fees  wiih  their  clients is well-  , rooted in the profession.  ] The solemn black gown  that lawyers wore in  court once had a small  pouch sewn into the back  of it so that a client could  unobstrusively slip payment into the pouch  thereby allowing the  lawyer   to   avoid   tar  nishing himself by handling money from his  client.  There are a number of  factors which can have a  bearing on the amount  of the fee which is assessed in any given situation.  These include the time  and labour spent on the  matter,  the complexity  Police News  GIBSONS RCMP  On the 27th: A stereo  valued at $1,000 was  stolen from a residence  in the Gibsons area.  On the 30th: A Homelite  XL12 chainsaw valued at  $400 was stolen from the  back porch of a Gibsons  residence. The theft  could have occurred any  lime after the 24th.  On Ihe 1st: On Lower  Road in Roberts Creek a  goat was attacked by a  pack of dogs and was injured lo such an extent it  had to be destroyed.  On Ihe 3rd: A 10-speed  bicycle, burgundy in colour, was stolen from lhe  Cedars Plaza area.  The break-in of a  residence on the Port  Mellon Highway is still  under investigation until  owner can determine  what was stolen in the  theft.  Gibsons RCMP held  the first road block of  the season on the evening  of the third. They checked a total of 135 cars. As  a result of this, 18 warnings were issued, one  driver had his licence  suspended, four motor  vehicle act charges were  laid and one liquor  seizure was applied.  SECHELT RCMP:  On the 29lh: While peo-  ple were attending Ihe  of the issue, the amount  of money in dispute and  the results obtained to  name but a few.  These factors, of  course, will not be relevant in every instance.  The fee will often be set  by certain commonly accepted methods which 1  will discuss next week.  services at the Bethel  Baptist Church, thieves  entered a couple of  unlocked cars and stole  two ladies' purses containing money, credit  cards and identification.  Thieves broke into the  Chatelech Secondary  School over the weekend  and stole a number of  small items belonging to  the school. The matter is  still under investigation.  On the 1st: Twenty-  three-year old Sechelt  resident Dean Johnson  will be charged with  breaking, entering and  theft following the theft  of the personal belongings of a passenger  travelling with Maverick  Coach Lines.  Remodel your Kitchen,  Bathroom.  Any Room  RENOVATIONS  Our Specialty  WOOD HEATING CENTRE  AIRTIOHTS FIREPLACE INSERTS  triiiljjp!1 i"sls" Glass Fire Doors  L-        CANADA J,  insulated Chimneys..       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Our Registrar will even be present  to register you for our regular credit courses  in the Academic and Career/Vocational  Programs.  Among our offerings for Sechelt  SPRING 1982 WILL BE  COURSES IN:  Psychology 101 ��� Behavioral Theory ���  , Monday 6 pm to 9 pm  Instructor Paul Avery  and  Business Management 185 ��� Accounting II -  Monday and Wednesday 7 pm to 10 pm  Instructor Bruce Moseley  Both of these courses start January 11,1982.  Our Credit Free courses lor spring will Include:  Memoir and Biography Writing  Life Styles and Fitness in the 80's  Landscape Painting; A Weekend Workshop  How to Make a Living from Crafts  Plant Associations for the Sunshine Coast  Vocabulary Expansion  Effective Speedreadlng  Elements of Music: A series of workshops. Watch  for detailed Credit Free listings  in your mailbox soon.  Vocational courses include Business Office  training, Homemakers, and Long Germ Care Aide  Program.  And of course our regular full time Basic Training  and Skills Program continues Monday through  Friday 9 am to 3:30 pm; and the part time  evening course 7 to 10 pm. j  Call 885-9310 for information.  Or better still, come join us and  get acquainted with your Sechelt Learning  Centre on Inlet Avenue. Regular hours:  Monday through Friday 12:30 to 7:00 pm.  Note: The Centre will be closed from  December 24th to January 4th. 24      Coast News, December 7,1981  Katimavik youth appreciates stay  by Alicia Nelms  The word 'Katimavik'  often raises many  eyebrows; more in  wonder lhan in  acknowledgement. I've  been a pari of this program here on lhe Sunshine Coasl since  Sepiember 9th. I can actually say lhal every day  has been undoubtedly a  new experience. I have  been living on the lip of  Keats Island by Salmon  Rock, or, as others know  il, Home Island.  My group's accommodations were provided by the Baptist Church  Camp. It's a small cabin  overlooking Howe  Sound. We use propane  for lighting and wood  slove for warmth (that's  only if someone has  remembered lo chop  some wood), if nol we  divvy oul the blankets  and pray for a warm  nighl. There are eleven  parlicipanls in all living  in the two bedroom  cabin. (My leader sleeps  in a room we call 'the  closet'). 1 must mention  thai living with eleven  other strangers, from all  over Canada, is an experience in itself. We  became like family  almosl overnight. Our  survival or sanily  depends on ii.  We have been working  for the Bapiisl Church  Camp since we came  here in Sepiember. We  have painted iheir cabins  blue (until we were  literally   'blue  in   the  face'), cut out trails for  summer campers and  presenl collage leasers io  use.  Our day begins wiih  group exercises al 6:30  a.m. The two people pul  in charge of the kitchen  for the week work busily  in Iheir domain lo make  breakfast for len hungry,  sleepy-eyed people. The  possibility of everything  going right is totally  unheard of with us. I  remember my week in  the kitchen as one of  many problems and  headaches.  We ran out of propane  for the slove and when  the cylinders were taken  to Gibsons, refilled and  brought back, we forgot  to relight our icebox.  The fridge became warm  along with the food it  contained. Our water  pump broke, loo, so we  brought our water up  from the well. Our pipes  only run cold water into  our kitchen, so we heat  our water in pots on top  of our stove. So, when  our propane runs out at  the same time as our  water pump breaks  (which is broken more  often than it works), it  all adds up to a typical  day. It was the same  week they decided to put  strips of cedar* on our  ceiling in the kitchen.  Our kitchen is small to  begin with, without four  extra people, two ladders  holding twelve foot  boards for standing on,  not to mention the tools  and nails scattered  everywhere.  I had ten starved people coming home for  supper after a busy day  of painting and cutting  trails and 1 couldn't even  open the oven door, or  get near the fridge or  cupboards. We finally  ended up cooking supper  on a campfire. We carried our pols, pans and  utensils out to a rock  (known to us as 'Exercise  Rock'). There we proceeded to make Tacos by  firelight (as flashlights  that work are of great  scarcity). This is all a  part of using every possible resource when in a  crisis. The funny thing  is, the once-called  'crises' are now a part of  our everyday living and  without them our lives, if  I dare say, might almost  be normal.  Aside   from   all   the  Vote recount  confirms Goddard  A judicial recount by Judge McKinnon of  Vancouver was held al Gibsons Municipal Hall  Tuesday, December Isl and confirmed Mayor  Lorraine Goddard's close win in lhe recent  mayoralty election in Gibsons.  The exact count of 287 voles for Mayor Goddard and 283 for Alderman Larry Trainor was  confirmed by ihe recount, which was witnessed  by representatives of both candidates.  Duncan Sim dies  in Madeira Park  Duncan Sim, 70, of Madeira Park, past  president of lhe local Social Credil Parly, died  iast week alter a short illness. Funeral services  were held for Mr. Sim al Si. Andrews Anglican  Church on Friday, December 4th, officiated by  Reverend John Paelkau and Reverend Ian  Morrison of Central Presbyterian Church in  Vancouver.  Sim, who was presidenl and fund-raiser for  lhe Suncoast Players, came from Calgary lo  live on Ihe Sunshine Coasl wilh his wife, Flora,  upon his retirement five years ago. Mr. Sim is  survived by his wife, three sons and several  grandchildren.  Dick Janowski  dies suddenly  Owner of All-Sports Marine and Gramma's  Pub, "grandpa" Dick Janowski, 72, died suddenly on Salurday, December 5th, in Gibsons.  Bom in Saskatchewan, Mr. Janowski came to  lhe Sunshine Coasl in 1970 from Dawson Creek  with his wife, Elna. The couple has operated  the marine hardware slore al Gibsons wharf  since lhal lime.  Mr. Janowski is survived by his wife, ihree  sons, Keilh, of Gibsons; Dale of Kamloops;  and Wayne of Dawson Creek, and eighl grandchildren.  trials and tribulations of  everyday living we experience, it is something  that we will remember  and use as a reference for  the rest of our lives. The  experience we are getting  and ideas we are led to  resort to are so invaluable that it becomes  more of a feeling than  facts to relate to.  Our group leaves Ihe  Sunshine Coast on  January 7th for Quebec  and is being replaced by  another group now living  in Manitoba.  For the past two weeks  I have been billeted with  a young couple here in  Gibsons and I have been  helping out at the Coast  News. This part of the  program has been one of  great enrichment in learning how a paper is put  together. Last year I attended University of  Waterloo in Ontario. I  was enrolled in Fine Arts  and Management and  Advertising. The experience I have gained at  Coast News has given me  the confidence I need to  pursue a career in advertising. Thanks to all of  you at Coast News and  those of you who have  helped out my fellow  participants.  ��� Games  ��� Puzzles  j ���Model* 'Toys  ���Stocking Stutters  TOYS & HOBBIES  FOB ALL AGES  | Sunnycrest Mall. Gibsons  886-8412  Siiuet Sm CtAfo  POTTERY  JEWELRY  BATIK  STAINED GLASS  The tiniest store In Sechelt  Is lull of goodies!  -^" Sterling Silver  Cedar Charms & Pendants  $7.99 up  CoawiU St. CSiiirU fit* WcvUktt)  ffi-2033  ��� Antlri'HMailhi'W'.Phiiln  CLASSIFIED NOTE  Drop oil your Coasl News  Classified at Campbells  Family Shoes. Sechell. or  Madeira Park Pharmacy.  Madeiia Park  The usual prize of $5.00 will he awarded lo Ihe person whose entry is chosen  correctly identifying the location of the above. Send your entries lo Ihe Coasl  News, Box 460, Gibsons, in time to reach Ihe newspaper office by Salurday of  Ihis week. Last week's winner is Philip Joe, Box 448, Sechell, who correctly  identified Ihe small park across from Ihe Sechell Bowling Alley in downiown  Sechell.  Marina receives  tentative approval  The proposed site of the Gibsons Municipal  Marina has received tentative approval for a License  of Occupation from the Ministry of Lands, Parks  and Housing. A letter to the village from R.F.  Gilmour, Manager of Land Administration was  received at Gibsons council meeting Tuesday night.  The Ministry will approve a License of Occupation  rather lhan a waterlot lease, because the future  marina sile has not been legally surveyed. The license  would allow the village to enter into an agreement  with lhe federal government to begin dredging in Ihe  bay area.  "I am pleased lo confirm that the Ministry is in  agreement in principal with your proposal and would  be prepared to gram you a License of Occupation  over the unsurveyed Crown foreshore."  A lease arrangement may "be negotiated at any  future lime" after ihe marina sile has been surveyed  al lhe village's expense, states the letter.  The  Country Pumpkin  i\OW OPEN  Enjoy browsing in an old-funhloncd  slore wanned by our  wood-burning stove.  Many nostalgic Hems including:  dulcimers, unique hand*  crafted Gypsy lumps, wooden  Spoons iff. bowls locally carved, colourful hand made  quilts, hundwoven ruga &  spinning wheels.  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