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 Mi  V  LEGISLATIVE LIBRARY 82 I  Parliament Buildings mMmaMmammmmmmMMMMMMBMMMMmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm  VICTORIA. B C        ~ ^l^l^a^a^a^a^a^.^.^.T4������TJ��T��  vev 1X4 g the Sunshine Coast since 1945  Published at Gibsons, B.C.  25' per copy on news stands  The Sunshine  Delivered to every address on the Coast  1  February 17, 1981  Volume 35, Number 7  Lee and Vader appointed  Aquatic Society  seeks mandate  Director Charles Lee and Pender Harbour Aquatic Society  President Shirley Vader were formally appointed by the regional  board Thursday night to negotiate a settlement of the  misunderstandings that exist between the regional board, the  School Board and the Aquatic Society.  The appointments followed an address to the board by Society  President Shirley Vader, during which she called upon the board  to provide the Society with a clear mandate to operate the Pender  pool. Vader closed her address by turning over the key to the  facility and the receipt book to the regional board.  "Up until now," Vader said, "the Aquatic Society has carried  the full responsibility to get the pool constructed, operating and  maintained. The taxpayers of Area A seem to feel that we are  resoonsible authorities for looking after their interests with regard  to the pool. In fact, it has been made very clear to us by the  School Board and the Regional District that we have absolutely  no authority or say in this whole issue."  Vader stressed that the Aquatic Society did not close the pool,  but merely felt unable to continue to operate under the present  conditions.  Mayor Goddard, replacing absent Chairman David Hunter,  assured Ms. Vader that the sincerity of the Society's motives had  never been questioned and Director Charles Lee commended the  Society's decision to withdraw their services at the present time  because of the legal uncertainty of their mandate.  "The Aquatic Society was never given a legal mandate as  guardian of the pool and we could find ourselves in real difficulty  if an accident were to occur," Lee said.  Pender Harbour Director Joe Harrison appealed to public  officials to "avoid taking inflexible positions" and pointed out  that it is not possible to run the pool without a group like the  Aquatic Society because the money available for operating the  pool is inadequate to keep the pool open long enough for pool  rentals to offset the costs.  Director Harry Almond pointed out that the Pender pool is the  first instance of a Joint Use of Schools facility that requires ongoing operating funds. Past Joint Use expenditures have been  capital expenditures only.  Almond pointed out that School Board tax revenues are  raised over the whole school district and said he thought it  "doubtful that the School Board will apportion more money."  Sechelt Alderman Brian Stelck suggested that the regional  board should take it upon itself to make up the short fall between  the School Board figure and the $5000 counted on by the Society  out of the "Joint Use of Schools pot".  The board voted unanimously to have the legal relationship of  the board and the Aquatic Society clearly defined.  Lee and Vader plan to meet with School Board representatives  this week in an attempt to have the facility re-opened as soon as  possible.  Letter called "insulting"  Rocky triumphs!  ��. R. "Rocky" Mountain, the "Madman of Wilson Creek", will  get his money, all $68 of it. The regional board last Thursday  evening reversed two previous decisions and agreed to foot the bill  for repairs to Mr. Mountain's washing machine, damaged by silt  last August at a time when regional board work crews were  trenching Husdon Creek for a regional water line.  The board received, albeit reluctantly a letter from Mr.  Mountain containing a particularly pointed attack on Public  Utilities Committee Chairman Jim Gurney, who has consistently  opposed payment of the bill on the grounds that "it might set a  precedent."  Director Almond; who has supported Gurney's stand, moved  that the board refuse to receive the letter, calling it "garbled" and  "insulting to every director at this table."  "1 think we should receive it for the sake of comic relief,"  Director Harrison replied.  Director Lee, who recently visited Mr. Mountain on the site of  "the Husdon Creek Incident", agreed that the letter was insulting  but said he has found the author to be very different in person.  Please turn to Page Twenty.  Eagles need aid  "Chak-Chak" is in trouble. Approximately 200 Bald  Eagles in the Squamish area are in danger of starving,  according to Squamish Nature Centre biologist Jorma  Jyrkkannen.  The eagles' prime source of food, salmon in the Squamish  River and estuary, has been profoundly affected by recent  severe flooding in the area and Jyrkkannen is seeking  donations of food to keep them from starving or fighting  among themselves during the next few weeks.  If you have some frozen salmon in your freezer and are  willing to donate it to help save the eagles, please contact the  Coast News at 886-2622 or 886-7817 and leave your name  and number. Don't bring us the fish. You will be contacted  to arrange a convenient pick-up.  Meals on Wheels  The Meals on Wheels Program being instituted by the  Sunshine Coast Community Services Society will likely get  some financial help from the regional board.  Program Co-ordinator Linda Reeve addressed the board  briefly last Thursday, pointing out that the Village of  Gibsons has made a grant of $1000 toward the program and  that while the service is being initiated in Gibsons, plans are  already in the works to extend the area it covers to include  parts of Areas E and F within a five mile radius of the village.  The application was referred to the Finance Committee  with a request from Director Harrison that it be given "a  higher priority" than some of the other requests the board  has considered.  ^^j^^^5  ���      ''-'MS  '   ''   '��� ''/-'twatSkllPySfl  M^as^-^Lm  it  \\\\\f         ��* Jk       v *^.^l  ^Hd^B [��� /fimm*  W i ''Jim     ��^H  Ha .t^ffe]  1    m\^^**~^%\m\^m\\\\\m\m%.  ���i  '^W                          a^K                      i'3^|  a^a^a^a^a^a^a^Hai.^K.                                    ���'   ^* 1m               .H         '    Bt***  ���!  :IJ  ���  1  HI  ���   HS  ���  ��� Fran Bourasia photo  "This building is a tribute to the council and the town of Sechelt!', said Mayor Bud Koch at the official opening of the new  Municipal Hall. From left to right; Alderman Brian Stelck, Alderman Joyce Kolibas, Mayor Bud Koch, Alderman Charles Lee,  Alderman Lea Brown.  "We've come a long way"  Sechelt celebrates anniversary  since the Village was incorporated in 1936 and residents that  have lived in Sechelt on or before that date for the important part  they played in shaping the Village.  j In the words of Sechelt's current mayor, Bud Koch, "What we  have today is because of the people here tonight and their  contributions to the Village of Sechelt."  Mayor Lorraine Goddard of Gibsons and Regional Board  and a long-time member of council, did the honours of presenting  "representative, Director of Area B, Peggy Connor, congratulated  commemorative scrolls to past and present members of council   the people of Sechelt on the occasion of their 25th Anniversary.  SCRD urged to "lead the way"  Regional Parks Study presented  To protect Chinook  Fishermen face  new restrictions  Concern over the stocks of Chinook salmon has prompted the  federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans to place restrictions  on both commercial and sports fishermen designed to protect the  largest of the salmon species.  Hardest hit by the hew regulations is the previously almost  unregulated sports fishery. Under date of February 13 and the  signature of local Fishery Officer L.K. Chambers the following  announcement has recently been issued:  "Effective midnight Sunday, February IS, 1981 and until  midnight Tuesday, June 30,1981, persons angling or trolling for  any species of salmon in the tidal waters of the west coast of  Canada will be prohibited from using downriggers and/or hand  gurdies with or without quick release devices."  In a following note to the above announcement 'hand gurdies'  are defined as being "any hand-operated reel or winch that is  affixed to a vessel and is used for bringing in a fishing line."  In a press release which pre-dated the announcement in hand-  gurdies the Department of Oceans and Fisheries Acting Director  General, Wayne Shintiers, said that conservation measures on  behalf of the Chinook salmon would affect both sports and  commercial fishermen.  In addition to the ban on downriggers, sports fishermen were  given a new bag limit of one chinook per day. Previously the limit  had been four per day. Also a Georgia Strait sports fishing closure  was announced on a trial basis for four months effective  December 1, 1981. Please turn to Page Twenty  "We've come a long way," said the master of ceremonies,  Morgan Thompson, at the dinner celebrating the 25th  Anniversary of the incorporation of the Village of Sechelt.  Besides the distinguished guests at the head table (see page 6),  many important people filled the Parthenon Restaurant Saturday  evening.  W.L. (Bill) Swain, who served as mayor of Sechelt for five years  Stuart Lefeaux, Parks Consultant to the Sunshine Coast  Regional District, presented the completed Regional Parks Study  to the regional board last Thursday night.  "If you're going to leave any heritage for your children, you  have to move now because it's going crazy," Lefeaux told the  board, "You have to provide parks at least 25 years ahead."  Chief among Lefeaux's recommendations was a suggestion that  the parks dedication required of subdivision developers be  doubled from 5% to 10% of the land to be subdivided or the same  percentage of the market value in cash in lieu of the dedication.  Lefeaux urged the SCRD to "lead the way" in the province by  requesting that the provincial government amend the Municipal  Act to double the parks dedication. Lefeaux also urged the board  to "really covet the waterfront" and take steps to ensure that  organizations which now hold large tracts of waterfront land as  "wilderness summer camps" are not allowed to sell off the land for  subdivisions.  Director Harry Almond suggested that the last of Lefeaux's  recommendations, that copies of the Parks Study be widely  circulated and further public input sought, be given highest  priority.  If the SCRD is prepared to request Letters Patent to enable it to  take a Parks Function, Lefeaux recommends that the Village of  Gibsons be invited to join the function and that the board consider  a five-year program of bond issues to raise $250,000 per year for  park purchases and development.  Lefeaux recommended the subdivision and sale of Provincial  Crown Lands be pursued to provide further funds and that a  development charge per lot be considered for subdivides to be  credited against the park acquisition fund.  "We're looking forward to the full co-operation of the  development industry on the coast," Director Harrison  commented drily, "In other words, we're expecting a lot of  screaming."  Lefeaux also urged that the board approach the provincial  government and urge the Ministry of Lands, Parks and Housing  to provide boat-launching sites throughout the district. He  recommended that the Provincial Parks Division be requested to  proceed with plans for acquisition and development ofa campsite  Sandy Hook  water muddied  The Sandy Hook Water Company is threatening to sell the lot  on which the water tank and pump house of the controversial  water system is located, if the regional board does not come to an  arrangement with the Company before April Fool's Day of 1981.  Regional board directors last Thursday night raised the  possibility of easement rights and even of expropriation before  referring the letter from the Company's solicitor, H. D.C. Hunter,  to the Public Utilities Committee.  The piece of property in question, Director Lee observed, is  part of the original agreement reached between the board and the  Company before the Water Rights Branch stalled the legal  transfer of the system to the regional board because of  irregularities in the Company's reserve maintenance accounts.  The board also received a letter from Environment Minister  Stephen Rogers, supporting the stand taken by Water Rights  Comptroller H.D. DeBeck and pointing out that "the means by  Please turn to Page Twenty.  at Sargeant's Bay Beach and with a provincial park for the  Sakinaw Lake-Ruby Lake-Agamemnon Channel area. He also  recommended that the Provincial Forestry Ministry be requested  to undertake a scenic evaluation study of Sechelt Inlet and  consider the establishment of an Environmental Protection Area.  "The SCRD has unique potential to provide outstanding  outdoor recreation opportunities for all citizens and visitors,"  Lefeaux concluded, "The planning and acquisition of parks and  greenbelts is a continuing responsibility that needs dedication and  determination of all concerned to accomplish results."  Renegades thank  local merchants  Last year's B.C. Native Champions, the Sechelt Renegades,  have almost realized their goal of a trip to the Royal Hawaiian  Soccer Crown Tournament where teams from all over the world  will compete.  Local merchants and organizations have been a great help to  the team by making donations. The Sechelt Indian Band  contributed half the cost of the trip and the following are sponsors  and contributors to whom the Renegades express their heartfelt  thanks: Sechelt Indian Band; Sunshine GM; Morgan's Men's  Wear; Campbell's Shoes; Sechelt Building Supplies; Golden City  Restaurant; Pacifica Pharmacy Ltd.; Fernwood Furniture; Big  Mac Superette; Muppet Shop; Elphinstone Recreation Society;  Lion's Club; Sew Easy; Driftwood Inn; L & H Swanson; South  Coast Ford; Jean Ferrie-Notary Public; H.G. Gordon Agency;  Shop Easy.  ON THE INSIDE..  Arts Centre calendar page 5  Schools for all seasons page 8  School Board & the pool page 8  On democracy and elitism page 9  Sports reports page 12  More letters .. ...... page 13  Business directory . -page 16  Classified ads pages 17,18 & 19  1  ' Fran Goutaill photo  Diane Joe models the headdress she designed with the team  colours of orange and black to be worn by the captain of the  Sechelt Renegades' Soccer Team during the soccer tournament to  be held in Hawaii in March.  Almond and Lee  cross swords  Regional Directors Harry Almond and Charles Lee crossed  swords briefly at Thursday night's board meeting over a report on  the progress of Settlement Plans submitted by Almond in his  capacity as Planning Committee Chairman,  "This report is an obvious attempt to embarrass this Director,"  Lee charged, referring to a paragraph dealing with the slow  progress of some community plans.  "It is of note," the report states, "that some areas have had ���  Settlement Plan draft' (1st) in committee for a number of years,  about three years in one case. Two other areas after years in  committee have had only one or two public discussions on a first  draft. One area has not even commenced, in any way, to start ���  first draft. This situation is deplorable and reflects on the interest  and concern (or lack of) of the Area Director. For it is the Area  Director's responsibility to guide and direct, and facilitate the  acceptance of a workable development plan for his or her  community." p|else turn to Page Twenty  Lee tames  Pender Harbour  by Robi Peters  Pender Harbour, long known as a hot spot for its outspoken,  (sometimes quite wild) meetings, turned into a pussycat, with  Regional Director Charles Lee in charge.  Lee, very much the master of the situation and with a definite  twinkle in his eye, informed the full hall on how the meeting on the  settlement plan was going to be conducted. When those in  attendance were asked if they agreed, all were in favour and so the  meeting proceeded at an excellent pace.  Everyone was allowed to have his say on each item of the plan.  The planner Mr. Jim Johnstone who, I feel, coped very well said  certain suggestions from the last meeting before Christmas would  be considered and possibly implemented. The three major  changes would be in 4.1.1.4., 4.2.2.2. and 4.1.4.1. of the settlement  plan. For people who have asked, the last meeting before  Christmas was an official meeting. A lot of interest was shown in  policy 4.5.1.8. which disallowed any water lot application for a  boathouse purpose. This applies to both fresh and salt water. A  conflict on both sides, it might just take a Solomon to solve this  one.  A few people spoke on the large 5 acre lots, and the need for  smaller building lots especially in Kleindale area, where soil  capabilities for septic tanks are the best in the area.  Howard White again insisted the harbour is polluted and any  kind of development will upset and disturb the balance of the  ecology. I'm afraid the balance was already on the downward  trend for shellfish in this area 18 years ago. We can't blame the  steady stream of people who have fled the city to live here. Every  new building has to abide by pretty stiff regulations to pass  inspections.  Another meeting to finish discussions on the settlement plan  will be announced shortly. We are up to page 12.  mmtmmgm  ktM  mm  ������Mm  m /  The  Sunshine.  Coast News, February 17, 1981  A LOCALLY OWNED NEWSPAPER  Published at Gibsons, B.C. every   Tuesday, by Glasslord Press Ltd.  Boi 460, Gibsons, VON WO    Pender Harbour enquiries, and ill others, II  no answer trom 886 numbers call 885-2770  Phone 886-2622 or 888-7817  I  Editorial Department:  John Bunstde  John Moore  Fran Bourassa  Advertising Department:  Bradley Benson  Fran Berger  Copyaetting:  Wendy-Lynne Johns  Lise Sheridan  Connie Hawke  Accounts Department:  MM Joe  Production Department:  Pal Tripp  Nancy Conway  Sham R  Sohn  lyn Fabio  ^^kjJJ SUBSCRIPTION RATES:  Canada $24.00 per year, S15.00 for six months  United States $25.00 per year, Foreign $28.00 per year  Distributed tree to all addresses on the Sunshine Coast.  . Second Class Mail Registration No. 4702  Of principals, priorities,  and the Pender experience  Well, now, the legalistic Vs' have been  crossed and the legalistic 'i's' dotted and  there stands our school board shining and  virtuous and right. They have not at any  time undertaken to help meet the operating  costs of the Pender Harbour swimming  pool. The minutes show them to be right  and any impression that the Pender  Aquatic Society had to the contrary must,  naturally, have been wrong.  Somehow the elected trustees have been  persuaded that it was a matter of  considerable importance that the school  board not be seen to be responsible for  community recreation. Never mind that  the regional board is planning to  contribute thousands of dollars so that  Roberts Creek can have a full-size  gymnasium. Never mind that the Pender  pool doubles as a water storage tank for  Are protection of Pender Harbour High  School.  It is, of course, highly commendable that  the school board should be so careful of  public funds that a public relations gesture  of support for the swimming pool which  helps heat their building and protect it  from fire is negated lest precedents be set.  One would be the more convinced of the  propriety of their actions if the public  dollar was so carefully guarded elsewhere.  What are we to make, for instance, of the  information that in the same week that the  school board so righteously and fastidiously pointed out that the burden of  support for the Pender pool lay elsewhere  it could find the funds to send a dozen and  a half of its principals and senior  administrators for a couple of days to the  International Plaza in North Vancouver  on an 'educational retreat'?  There in a huge hospitality suite1  presided over by Superintendent John  Denley and with principals provided with  spending money and free rooms did our  educational leaders meet in expensive  conclave. As a matter of fact Denley was  still there at school district expense on  Monday morning before going off  elsewhere at school district expense on  business for the Department of Education.  It is safe to assume that the two days  spent by the principals at the International  Plaza���four for Denley���cost the local  taxpayer at least as much as could not be  found for the Pender Aquatic Society. We  must question the educational priorities of  a school board which splits financial hairs  about support for a brand-new swimming  pool which is acknowledged to save the  school board maintenance money, but  behaves with unstinting largesse when it  comes to providing two days in town for  local principals.  It is time for John Denley to stop hiding  behind the skirts of the Secretary-  Treasurer and to justify himself. There is  an increase of 24% in the budget of the  school district this year and another  administrator, yet another, is being sought  and it seems that the school trustees have  accepted such increases in a quiescent  fashion.  Meanwhile, the school board has the  pool in its basement and the regional board  has the bills. It is a slap in the face not only  to the Pender Aquatic Society but to the  promising concept of Joint-Use of  Schools. Any future dealings with the  school board should be closely inspected  by other participants. Why local taxpayers  should raise the money and then turn  facilities over to the control of the  Department of Education in Victoria and  those locally who seek to ingratiate  themselves with it is a question we all might  do well to consider in light of the Pender  experience.  ..from the files of the COAST NEWS  'ewewemlkejr  FIVE YEARS AGO  Not available.  TEN YEARS AGO  Under the new presidency of Larry  Labonte, the Gibsons and District  Chamber of Commerce offered their  support to organizations involved in  combatting the drug menace in this  area.  From the legislature Wednesday  morning Honourable Isabel Dawson  informed the Coast News that the  Minister of Recreation and Conservation announced the opening up of  Skookumchuk Rapids Park near  Egmont.  FIFTEEN YEARS AGO  Sechelt boat harbour is one of the  eight announced in federal government public works estimates for the  West Coast. The cost will be $215,000  and includes construction of a stone  mound breakwater, together with the  dredging of a basin in the lee of the  breakwater.  A public meeting will be held to  launch the Sunshine Coast Arts Centre  in the Roberts Creek Hall.  TWENTY YEARS AGO  The recently installed siren system  at Garden Bay roused Pender Harbour's Volunteer Fire Brigade to  Ernie's Bay, (one mile distance) within  twelve minutes of the alarm. Efficient  work saved the hull of a brand new 39  foot gillnetter owned by Ernie Lee,  Harbour fisherman.  TWENTY-FIVE YEARS AGO  "The present cost of a car and driver  from Powell River to the city of  Vancouver is $16.10 return," wrote  Tony Gargrave MLA for Mackenzie in a  letter seeking a reduction in ferry fares  to George Pallin of the Black Ball  Ferries.  Fire destroyed the home of Len  Coates on Payne Road outside Gibsons on February 15. Len Coates is  president of the Howe Sound Farmer's  Institute and an active worker with the  Fair Board.  THIRTY YEARS AGO  Port Mellon, a pulp and paper  manufacturing town complete with  plant, has been sold to Canadian  Forest Products. B.C. Bridge and  Dredging Company Ltd. are now  renovating and preparing the plant for  operation and the opening is set for  May.  More than 80 lots owned by Union  Steamship Company will be turned  back to acreage according to a  company spokesman. Stretching out  from the Sechelt Tearoom to Norm  Burley's property, the reversion will  cancel out the area known as Teredo  Street.  THIRTY-FIVE YEARS AGO  In protest against the deplorable  conditions of the roads between  Gibsons and Pender Harbour, a four-  man delegation travelled to Victoria for  a meeting with E.C. Carson the Public  Works Minister. The delegation consisted of J. Veitch, president of the  Gibsons and District Board of Trade,  A.E. Ritchey of Sechelt and District  School Board, Harry Sawyer representing Howe Sound and Pender  Harbour Truckers and Taxi Association, and Ernie Parr-Pearson of the  Coast News.  The delegation was not particularly  satisfied as Carson felt that the  delegation was exaggerating the  conditions of the road but it was still  felt that some progress was made as  Carson promised to visit the district as  soon as possible.  Slate Creek, Jervis Inlet, 1930's. Eric Gustavson Logging had contrived to take this  Climax locomotive ashore. Hand cut timber was swung to trackside and loaded  aboard skeleton cars by wood-burning steam donkeys. They and the locey required  only wood and water for their energy. By the time all first growth trees within reach  were cut, rails had been laid for several miles up this spectacular valley. When this  track was removed about 1940, railway logging along the mainland coast was  coming to an end. Gustavson Logging moved its enormous steam monkeys to the  nearby Deserted River Valley, but the Climax locomotive was replaced by trucks.  Photo courtesy Eric Hogberg collection and Elphinstone Pioneer Museum.  L.R. Peterson  Musings  John Burnside  In the midst of political  debate my friend Jimmy used  to growl "Define your terms".  He was usually drunk when he  said it and used it as the pause  which refreshes but it remains  first class advice just the same.  We spend so much of the time  in debate or discussion with  participants having only the  vaguest idea of what they  themselves are taking about  and virtually no idea what the  other fellow is talkingabout. In  the process much heat may be  generated, some eloquence  expended, but the parties  usually achieve little in the way  of mutual enrichment or enlightenment.  With this in mind, then, I  thought I'd take a stab at  elucidating what it is I mean  when and if 1 should use the ill-  defined terms currently bandied about when politics are  under discussion. I make no  claim that any definition  appearing here is the only  definition possible but at least  the definition given should  hopefully clarify what my  understanding is.  Free enterprise is a term  which deals historically with  economics but in the vagueness  of current usage is mis-used as  a synonym for political democracy. The term has its roots in  the 18th century when its great  advocate, Scotsman Adam  Smith, produced his Wealth of  Nations. The book was written  in a Europe which was royalist  and much corruption and  inefficiency was the norm in a  ��ystem which saw monopolies  dispensed by monarchs to  their favourites. It was Adam  Smith's argument that society  would be better served if the  royal monopolies were broken  up and competition for business allowed, thereby freeing  the initiative of many. He was  absolutely right and an explosion of economic and industrial  progress followed. It is worth  remembering, however, that  many of the exponents of 'free  enterprise' today are representatives of giant monopolies the  size of which would have  stunned Adam Smith. This is  an important point for while it  is conventional wisdom that  free enterprise is more efficient  than government enterprise  and possibly it is still as true as  it was in Adam Smith's day,  some of the giant private  companies have bureaucracies  which rival in size that of the  majority of the world's governments and whose aims are  as narrowly selfish as the  economic favourites of the  eighteeth century courts.  Socialism entered the economic vocabulary about a  century after free enterprise  did. Again, its birthplace was  Scotland. The thrust of the idea  was to bring something of  social justice and sharing to the  industrial piracy and people  abuse which came along with  the Industrial Revolution. In  its 19th Century beginnings the  word was clearly associated  with democratic and nonviolent change. Its intent was  the loosening of the stranglehold of privilege and exploitation in which the early workers  of the Industrial Revolution  were held. Later it became  associated with the violent  revolution which took place in  Russia and still later was  expropriated by Adolf Hilter  for his National' Socialist or  Nazi party and it took on  overtones of government repression and extremism which  bedevil it yet. Despite the fact  that there have been effective  and non-repressive socialist  governments for generations in  Europe, the term is still  regarded in North America as  the antithesis of all that is  freedom-loving and just.  Democracy is a much older  term than either of the two first  discussed, coming to us from  Ancient Greece long before the  birth of Christ. It means a  government which is regularly  chosen by the governed and  generally speaking is a term in  high favour everywhere. Regimes which have a communist  economy lap claim to being  democratic; regimes which  have an anti-communist or  'free enterprise' economy lay  claim to being democratic. In  common parlance the issue is  further confused by the blending together of the existing  economic and political meanings understood by the term  with some religious connotations. Frequently in North  America a democracy is understood to mean an elected  government in a free enterprise  economy in a country which  pays at least lip-service to  Christianity. Needless to say it  has other meanings in countries  which claim to be democratic  but have a different economic  system and a different prevailing religion or lack of religion.  So the poor over-burdened  word staggers along bearing  meanings not its own, espoused  by warring factions all over the  world. The concept of the  governed choosing the governors, however, is still one that  stands the test of time and  shorn of the overburden of  meanings unrelated it is often  caused to carry, this is a  political term rightfully at the  centre of most meaningful  political debate.  Well enough for this week.  This is a partial list, of course,  and there is plenty of rampant  terminological confusion left  contributing to the general  frustration which is felt whenever politics is discussed.  "Define your terms," said  Jimmy and in truth it may serve  to shed light where otherwise  was only heat.  Nlghtshift No. 2  In tht middle of some warm and favourite dream  he arrives  tense and resentful  making me, somehow, responsible  for the fob   the crazy hours  Ihe cold walk home  rearranges blankets  wrenches pillows  throws himself to an uneasy sleep  while I huddle guiltily  on the cold edge of morning  until the baby wakes.  Dally, Ihe house Is a battle ground  and I, the buffer tone  between doorbell  telephone  my son's joy  the hostile stranger  tn the bedroom.  All day long  I hear him  tossing and swearing  At dinner, he presides In silence  anger palpable behind his eyes.  The baby whines plays with his food  I hurry, to remove him  and her  above the sound of his bath  the Inevitable drone of the T.V.  A nd though I know In my head  It's the company's fault  I am busy  plotting  the best way to pick a fight.  Bronwen Wallace  from the book "Going for Coffee"  published by Harbour Publishing  Slings & Arrows ��  George Matthews  ?f  As a class of folks, barbarians do not have a particularly good reputation. The  Goths were not often invited  to tea. The Vikings rarely  made The Times society  page. Genghis Khan would  not have been a welcome  guest at a debutante's ball  and the sack of Rome did not  have great reviews.  For all of their nasty little  habits however, barbarians do  have a way of changing  things. Sleepy little civilizations have been known to  become quite energetic and  ambitious following a visit or  two by a barbaric horde.  There's nothing like a little  rape and pillage, I suppose, to.  change a society's point of  view. I recall, too, some  romantic poet or other mentioning how disappointed one  social group was when it was  left entirely alone by the  barbarians.  The dictionary seems fairly  convinced of the idea that a  barbarian is someone who  appears to be less refined than  the person who is being  barbarized. This definition  would seem to suggest two  things: first, that the victims  of barbarism are somewhat  snobbish; and second that a  .barbarian may be just about  anyone that a person doesn't  approve of - whether he is  wearing animal skins and a  horned helmet or not.  I saw a barbarian just the  other day; in fact I saw  several. I was visiting, as is  my wont from time to time, a  sleepy little civilization just  down the road. I even had the  privilege of being permitted  into the castle keep where the  last few remnants of the  formerly tough, energetic  civilization were huddled together protecting one another  from the inevitable onslaught  with beer and bravado. As for  the barbarians, they were  outside in the fresh, invigorating air, driving around in  plainly marked vehicles and  pounding stakes into the earth  with signs marked "Sold" or  "For Sale" attached.  I must admit that the  barbarians I saw were not a  particularly menacing looking  crew. In truth I actually spoke  to one and I wasn't threatened  with so much as a pillage or a  plunder. As a class of people,  they were in fact surprisingly  unimpressive; mostly the  wrong end of middle age,  mostly overweight and mostly  kind of pink and soft looking.  The one I spoke to was rather  tackily attired; he struck me as  the sort who might wear a  tuxedo to a football match and  a sweatshirt to a cocktail  party.  When I asked my barbarian  how things were going, he  beamed all over and told me  that land values had never  been higher and "things were  finally moving in this little  burg". When I said to him  that what I meant was "Are  you having a good day? Is  your spirit rejoicing? Does the  beauty of this place uplift  you?" He replied that this is  where he worked and got rich-  he'd rejoice in Puerto Vallarta.  Although he was obviously  a busy man (a sure sign of  your average barbarian) 1  asked him if he put back into  the community everything he  took out. He replied with  appropriately barbaric vehemence that he was a member of  five committees, two councils  and a commission and "if the  jerks in this town are too damn  lazy to get in there and  participate then it's their own  tough luck I"  Feeling mildly threatened  by the vigour of my barbarian's response, 1 quickly  changed subjects. I asked him  what kind of work he did.  He told me that he was a land  developer. He sold property  and built houses. When I  suggested that carpentry and  house construction were certainly honorable occupations,  he became quite barbaric  again and more than hinted  that any idiot could hammer  nails; he learned at three  years of age and hadn't  touched   a   hammer   since.  Noticing that I had become  quite intimidated by his  aggressive manner, he uncharacteristically mellowed.  He told me how I too could  "make myself a few bucks and  get out of this one horse  town". He said that the way to  be successful in a place like  this is to buy a piece of  property, build a house and  then put it up for sale. Then,  you put your present house up  for sale at the same time.  When one sells, move to the  one that didn't, then build  another. I'm glad my landlord  wasn't listening in, she would  have been appalled at the  notion that I would sell her  house.  My barbarian went on to say  that a good wheeler-dealer  never owns anything he  isn't willing to sell and that if  I followed his good advice I  could be spending six months  of every year in Baja.  Suitably terrified by his  barbaric machinations, I  retired to the castle keep with  my poor remains of friends.  We encouraged each other  with stories about what fine  and decent people we were  and thanked God how fortunate we were not to have  been overcome by greed and  avarice. We looked out over  the bay and recalled the times  when yonder spit of land was  treed wilderness, inhabited  by nothing more than squirrels and boys. We traded  stories of the latest horror  committed by the barbarians  and even in our sloth and  gluttony and pride we finally  convinced ourselves how awful greed and avarice were.  MMtMMHMM Ml  m  First the good news... we'll be oble to make the payment on Ihe car. The bad news is that we won't be able  to drive because we can't afford the new insurance rates I  Letters to the Editor  Land, the good and the bad  Editor:  It was with odd feelings that I  read your article in Feb. 3rd  Coast News under the hearing:  Gibsons position land freeze  thwarts development. The cry  of the Nation today is Energy  Crisis, then the increase of  Housing and Lots (double in  one year); no mention yet by  our political leaders of the  world food crunch next in line.  One of the needs of our future  generations; wait till we see  potatoes $1 per lb., beef $8 Ib.  etc. It is saddening indeed to  hear the Mayorand her council  take the position that the  agricultural land freeze will  impede the development of  Gibsons, while in the same  paper Council is advertising the  intention to include into Gibsons a finger of Block 690 in the  ALR, with the knowledge that  this area is in Area E Community Plan to be retained as  Agriculture Green Belt Buffer  Zone. Much has to be said  about the Land Freeze.  At its time of implication  land was frozen on its boundaries to protect this land.  Development of needed parts  of the land could be removed  by the Land Commission. The  sad part of this being that the  Land Commission was to be  impartial people with knowledge of agriculture and free of  political influence. Today the  politicians see fit to go over the  heads of the Land Commission. People who couldn't even  produce a sack of potatoes are  using their power to increase  the price of the land. Land that  in the near future will be  necessary even in small farms  to produce food for future  generations.  The mayor of Sechelt stated  his feelings very clearly. Thank  goodness now and again you  see someone in politics that  looks to the future, not to the  greed of Land Developers. As  to the Land Owners in this  situation, they bought the land  \  while under the A.L.R.,(one of  the oldest homesteads in the  area) which incidentally during  and before the Hungry 30's,  and for years after, produced  tons of beef, thousands of  gallons of milk, tons of garden  produce and small fruits. This  being done with only about one  third of the property being  cleared, and was most certainly  appreciated by the people in the  area to meet their needs. With  only about 5% of B.C. Land  suited for agriculture it is time  people thought of the preserva  tion of this type of land for  things yet to come. Not for a  tax base for developers who  have no regard for agriculture.  We must be careful of fingers  extended into areas such as  this, for if it occurs, it is just a  matter of time before City  Fathers request their boundaries straightened and good-bye  to a few hundred acres of Farm  Land.  Good luck to all, have a nice  lunch of sawdust and dollar  bills.  Fred Holland  Not for joining  Chimney  Cleaning  & Maintenance  Phone 886-8187  CARSANDTRUCKS  Rental ���Leasing  ��� Also-  Domestic & Industrial  Equipment  Sechelt next to the  hquor store  Gibsons at Pratt &  Hwy   101  Seaside  Rentals  885-2848       886-2848  Editor:  To say that I was surprised  at last week's banner headline  in the Coast News to the effect  that people were flocking to  join Gibsons in support of  their application to extend  their boundaries into Area E  would be putting it mildly.  If we are talking about  numbers and names I would  like to point out that the  following people who would be  directly affected by this  takeover, are quite happy with  the status quo and do not want  to participate in any change  involving boundaries: Mr. &  Mrs. J. Johnston, Mr. & Mrs.  W. Wiren, Mr. & Mrs.  Kitson, Mr. & Mrs. N.  Stewart, Mr. & Mrs. D.  Stewart, Mr. J. Hind-Smith,  Mr. T. Archer and perhaps  two absent property owners.  There are also a number of  people who would be Indirectly affected but who are  strongly opposed to any such  move by Gibsons Village.  It is probably beyond the  comprehension of the village  fathers why anyone would not  want to join them but the only  "advantage" that I can see to  those affected by this proposal  would be a probable doubling  of taxes and maybe more  and that the land presently  protected by the A.L.R.  would be covered by black  top and housing and who in  their right minds wants that?  Perhaps we are all simple  Rocky says  thank you  Ed. note: We have received  a copy of the following brief  letter addressed to the SCRDi  Gentlemen:  To all regional board directors; thank you for your wise  decision on my behalf and a  special thanks to Mr. Charles  Lee for his persistence in  digging out the truth.  S.R. "Rocky" Mountain  country yokels who do not  comprehend what is good for  us, but I think we would thank  the Village of Gibsons if they  just would leave us alone and  let us stew in our own juice.  I am sure there are lots of  other things to be done in  Gibsons without disturbing  us.  Yours truly,  J. Hind-Smith  Support for  Land Reserve  Editor's Note: We have  received a copy of the following letter to:  Sunshine Coast Regional  District  Wharf Street, Sechelt, B.C.  VON 3AO  Dear Sir:  It has been brought to my  attention that the village of  Gibsons is planning to request  the Minister of Municipal  Affairs for an extension of  municipal boundaries. The  area under consideration is  located in Regional Area "E",  and borders on Payne Road.  As owner of Parcel 5033 in  District Lot 6901 feel obligated  to inform you of my opinion of  this proposal. My concern  revolves around three basic  points: the agricultural potential of this land; the overall  development of District Lot  690; and, the planning problems associated with the  proposed amalgamation.  As you are aware, the parcels  concerned are lots 5 and 6 in  plan 12540 which together  occupy 40 to 50 acres of prime  agricultural land. Due to the  agricultural potential of this  land it is under the jurisdiction  of the Agricultural Land  Commission. 1 fully support  the aims and policies of the  Agricultural Land Reserve. At  present, the parcels in question  are hobby farms, but, they  possess the potential of becoming major agricultural  developments in the future. It  would be a grave mistake not to  consider the future potential of  this area. These parcels are  located on some of the most  arable land on the southern  Sunshine Coast. We must look  toward the future.  When the Area "E" Official  Settlement Plan is completed it  will almost assuredly promote  the continued inclusion of this  land in the Agricultural Land  Reserve. At this point, I wish to  relate the aforesaid information to the current situation  confronting us. The Sunshine  Coast Regional District has an   Please turn to Page 13  More letters  on page 13  DOUBLE GLAZED  WINDOWS  ���re an Important Item In  construction, and Permaseal offers one of  the best.  Our windows and patio doors provide  Insulation and quality at reasonable prices.  A 1/2" air space, an attractive and durable  frame, backed by a 5 year guarantee,  makes the Permaseal window one of the  best buys on the market today.  ���Also available  Flat or Dome type skylltes  Wooden Windows     ,  Local manufacturing means:  Savings & service  at the same place  Permaseal Aluminum Mfg. Ltd.  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Dapper. Bird and several other  members of that loose group of  salad-day pals known collectively as "The Gang." We are a  somewhat-naive and decidedly  non-combative clique. One of  the fringe-members is a dark  kid known (with casual racism)  as Wop. despite his Scotch  anccstrs Wop has an idea.  "Hey. that factory I work at's  throwinga dance at the Stanley  Park Pavilion tonight. They  said I can bring a few friends.  Why don't you guys come  along. There'll be a lot of stag  broads and I told you about  some of the broads in that  plant!"  He has certainly told us  about the girls he works with  and. even allowing for exaggeration, they should intriguing.  It is by far the best suggestion  anyone has come up with, this  draggletail Saturday and we  take him up on the invitation  unanimously. About eight of us  pile aboard a downtown rattler  and head for Stanley Park.  Loud, swing music is pounding from the brightly lit hall,  shaking the sylvan quiet and  probably scaring hell out of the  animals. The middle-aged lady  who is taking tickets, eyes us a  bit oddly but she accepts our  money. We troop into the  crowded hall to look the  situation o\er. Almost immediately, I see Wop's face so  strange. He gazes around in  complete confusion. "Hey.  man.   something's   wrong.   I  Pages  from a Life-Log  Peter Trower  don't know any of these  people."  The crowd is mostly thirtyish  and older. A lot of the men look  like ex-Army types and several  of them are staring pointedly in  our direction. Wop queries  someone and returns with an  abashed look. "We got the  wrong hall..This is some kind of  Rod and Gun Clubdeal. I think  we better get out of here."  We begin a discreet retreat  towards the entrance, tracked  by a growing number of hostile  eyes. Suddenly. 1 see a tall guy  with a crew-cut pointing at me.  "Hey, 1 know that punk!" he  shouts. "Lives around my  neighbourhood. He's a real  troublemaker. Let's teach him  and his hood friends not to  crash decent peoples' dances!"  It is like a war-cry. Crew-cut  and a large number of his  buddies start moving menacingly in our direction. We exit  those unfriendly premises a  damn sight faster than we  entered and head off at a dead  run. At least fifty guys come  boiling through the door after  us. like a Southern lynch-mob,  howling curses and threats,  they sound really out for blood.  It'll be worth our skins if they  catch us.  Luckily, we have a slight  head-start. Also we are considerably younger and less-  drunk than most of our pursuers. I haven't run this far or  hard since 1 was a kid but then I  have never been chased by a  V  Friday  Dinner Special  &*'  Mousaka  with Greek Salad  Our own  Chocolate Eclairs  V  Reservations Advised  885-9962  mob of booze-crazed rednecks  before. Most of them give up  early bul a few diehards harry  us all the way to Lost Lagoon  before throwing in the towel.  We keep going until we are  right out of the park and skid  panting to a slop under a  streetlight. "What do you say?"  inquires Wop brightly when we  have caught our breath. "You  guys want to try and find the  right dance?"  His suggestion is unanimously rejected, the rest of us  have had enough exercise and  excitement for one night. I am  feeling obscurely guilty to boot.  I seem to have inadvertently  triggered the whole thing by my  very appearance. Who is this  nameless creep 1 keep getting  taken for? I wish he'd get a facelift or fall off a bridge. It's crazy  but I'm beginning to actively  dislike someone I don't even  know.  There are no further incidents for almost a year. This is  due in part to the fact that I am  now working in the logging-  camps and spending a good  deal of my time stumbling  around upcoast sidehills. My  brother Chris and I are working at the same camp. It is  relatively close to Vancouver  and we have come into town for  the weekend. It is Sunday, the  dust of our brief binge has  settled and it is time to face the  prospect of heading back.  Paul Milaux. the cook from  our camp, has come down with  us and is staying at a different  hotel across the street. He has  asked us to give him a call  around noon. We relinquish  our cheap rooms and go to  roust him out. It is to our  advantage. If he misses the bus,  we are liable to be cooking our  own grub.  Paul, a small French Canadian, is sitting on the edge of his  rumpled bed with no shirt on  and a glass in his hand. He is a  considerable alcoholic but a  pretty damn good cook for all  that. "Have an eye-opener,  boys." he invites, indicating a  near-full jug of whiskey.  We figure, for expediency's  sake, we had better give him a  hand with it or we may never  get him down to the depot. We  have just settled back with our  rye and tap-water when there is  an authoritative rap on the  door. "Police! Open us!"orders  a stern voice.  Two immense, plain clothes-  men shoulder through thedoor  that Paul has nervously opened. They stand gazing around  suspiciously. "Where the hell  were you two guys, last night?"  demands one of them suddenly,  fixing me with a steely glare. He  is towering, lantern-jawed and  all cop. His bald, paunchy  partner stands nodding behind  him, an equally-menacing look  on his jowly face.  Chris and 1 are totally  nonplussed. Certainly, we had  prowled a few bars, the night  before but there had been no  out-of-the-way incidents. "We  were just having a few beers  with some friends," says Chris.  "What's the problem?"  "You guys look too youngto  be drinking," observes the  lantern-jawed cop, "but that's  not what we're here about. A  man was rolled in the can at the  Royal Hotel, last night. Couple  of punks took a hundred bucks  off him and worked him over  pretty good. The description he  gave us fits you guys like a  glove, same clothes, everything."  "We don't know anything  about it," I blurt in alarm.  "We're just in town for the  weekend and we're heading  back today. Ask Paul here. He  works at the same camp."  "That's the truth what he  says." mutters the Frenchman.  But the daunting presence of  the law has thrown him into a  nervous snit and he doesn't  sound too sure of it himself.  "Go fetch the guy up here,"  says the biggest cop to his  partner. "We'll let him have a  look at 'em close up." He turns  to us. "You boys just sit tight. If  he does a positive make, you're  in trouble."   To be continued.  Gibsons Legion Branch "109  i Presents  ^    "Malibu"      a*  Fri. & Sat.       ^  February 20th & 21st  Members & Guests Only  Family film series  The next film in this series is  Dreamspeiker, which will be  screened on February 20. This  highly acclaimed film by  Claude Jutra, is about a boy  who escapes from a British  Columbia institution. He is  "found" and adopted by an  Indian Shaman who tries to  help the  boy deal with his  VTWILIGtiT.^  THEATRE  Spring films in Sechelt  and Madeira Park  Ellin film in >  ^   Astrology  Trevor Howard as he appears in "Windwalker".  At the Twilight  Ann-Margaret and Bruce  Dent star in the first of the  week's two offerings at the  Twilight Theatre. They appear  in Middle Age Crazy, which  will be shown at the Twilight  Theatre Wednesday through  Friday, February 18-20.  Margaret and Dern portray  a middle-aged couple in a wry  romantic comedy whose lives  are thrown into turmoil when  the husband begins to show  symptoms of a middle-age  wanderlust.  The second of the week's  features is one of those small  films made by a small company which surfaces to shame  the releases of major studios.  Windwalker was filmed entirely in snowy Utah and stars  Trevor Howard in a film  which is as much a sensitive  homage to the American  Indian as it is a brave example  of dedicated filmmaking.  This is a film about a proud  people, which has been  made with dignity. Windwalker will be shown at the  local theatre Saturday through  Tuesday,    February    21-24.  Variety show Sunday  Internationally renowned  magician James Dimmer will  headline the 1981 edition of  the International All-Star Variety Show which is coming to  the Chatelech School Auditorium in Sechelt.  There will be three shows  this Sunday, February 22,  scheduled for 1:00 p.m.,  4:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. The  show is sponsored as usual by  the Sunshine Coast Lions  Club.  Tickets  may  be  pur-  terrors.  This film is not suitable for  children below 8 years. Two  excellent shorts will accompany the feature.  The evening begins at 7:30  pm. in the Roberts Creek  Elementary   School   library.  Children 50c Adults $1.50.  1^ THEATRE WJ  J^^ Wed. - Thurs. - Fri. ^dM  ff^H' 18-19-20 ^kWwi  MIDDLE AGE  [CRAZY!  On February 18, the Sunshine Coast Arts Council will  show Frederico Fellini's 1953  film, I Vitelloni. the third film  in the Spring Series.  I Vitelloni, or The Layabouts, recalls Fellini's youth in  a small provincial town where  the young men, aware of their  limited futures, often talk of  leaving. But only one (Fellini's  autobiographical figure) ever  does. Fellini's rendition is  simultaneously  nostalgic and  Coffee House  Friday, Feb. 20th  7:30 pm  ^^      ^^  m*w&mm$M  ELPHINSTONE  LUNCH ROOM  Music Artist  LEN PETERS  Folk Rock  Come & Enjoy  Music & Conversation!  Brought to you by  Son Coast Challenge  chased at the door.  Also on the show is Reginald the Magician from  London, England, the Incredible Josef from Prague,  Czechoslovakia and recording  star Debbie Robinson from  Montreal. \  As a special added attraction the Josef Demcak  Snake and Reptile sideshow  will be on location in the  parking lot outside the auditorium.  Channel Ten  critical, lighthearted and bitter.  The Hometown, an NFB  short by Bcttina Matzkuh, will  be on the same program.  The screening begins at 8 pm.  in the Arts Centre in Sechelt.  Admission is $2.50, seniors and  students SI.25.  The same film will appear  February 19 at the Madeira  Park Elementary Gym at 7:30  pm. Admission for non-members is $4.00 and for seniors.  S3.00.  COMMUNITY FORUM  CHANNEL TEN GIBSONS  Tuesday February 17  CHANNEL TEN SECHELT  Thurs. February 19  6:00 pm. "Coastal Review"  is produced by the Community Broadcasting Class  at Elphinstone Secondary  in co-operation with Coast  Ten Television, your community station.  "Energy Van - Part 1"  This week the Energy  Van vistited the Sunshine  Coast and stopped at our  studio. Host, Brian Beard,  talks with Mike Anderson,  co-ordinator of this conservation program for the  Ministry of Energy. Mines  and Petroleum Resources.  Mike shows an N.F.B. film  "This is an Emergency."  "Moto Cross - Part 1"  Host. Andy Maragos,  visited the new Gibsons  Motocross track and saw  members of the club testing the track. Andy talks  with the founders of the  Gibsons Motocross Club.  "Girl Guides - Part 3"  Our camera visited the  United Church Hall where  the local girl guides were  having their fly-up ceremonies. Heather Catta-  nach narrates the show,  discussing the role of  guides in our community.  "Learning Centre ��� Part 4"  Virginia Douglas, Learning Assistant Co-ordinator, discusses the functions  and philosophy of the  Learning Centre at Elphi.  "Heritage Day - Part T  Sunday February 15, the  local Kinsmen sponsored  "Heritage Day". We were  there. Host Brian Beard  narrates.  "Action B.C. - Part 6"  Join us for a look at a  health and fitness testing  program which was available Saturday. February  14 at Elphi for local  citizens.  "Scenes of our Coast  Part 7"  Student photographer,  Peter Austin, joins Coast  Ten Television crew. Peter  has beautiful scenes of the  coast which he has taken  and mixes them with music  for your enjoyment.  Come In  and fee our  SPRING  FASHIONS  and  browse  through  the  ���ale items  by fas ElMnghani  Weak commencing: February  1Mb.  General Notet: The Sun, Full  Moon and Mercury all square  unpredictable Uranus indicating one of the most disruptive periods of the year. Our  television screens will show the  results of freak accidents,  especially incidents related to  air travel.  Uranus moves into Sagittarius for a brief five-week stay.  It re-enters this sign in November for a prolonged visit of  seven years.  Don't expect planned activities to run smoothly this  week.  ARIES (March 21-Aprfl 19)  Full Moon coincides with  unexpected health or employment upsets. Your unconventional viewpoints now have  a disruptive influence where  you perform daily tasks. Seek  professional reassurance regarding stomach or other  digestive complaints. Prepare  to receive strange news from a  distance. March 21 birthdays  must switch to a more original  approach.  TAURUS (April 29-May 20)  Full Moon spotlights unusual ending to romantic or  social activity. Looks like disagreement over shared expenses is reason for teary  goodbye. Recent speculation  now yields unexpected rewards. Child in your life may  remain harder to control until  early next week. Taurean  artists should resist urge to  experiment with unacceptable  ideas. May 20 birthdays have  five weeks to patch-up differences with closest associates.  GEMINI (Ma; 21-June 21)  Full Moon makes havoc of  your domestic situation. Loved  one's sudden desire for more  independence means swift  rearrangements where you live.  Recent real-estate or rental  transaction may also produce  unusual snag. Fridge, stove,  other kitchen appliances are  now subject to breakdown.  Geminis born May 21 experience strong desire for  freedom.  CANCER (June 22-July 22)  Full Moon says it's probably  the worst week of the year for  your personal communications  both local and long-distance.  Unexpected letters, phone calls  and telegrams are reasons to  press panic buttons. Emotional  argument where you work  concerns your need to try latest  methods. Short trips and visits  bring extraordinary diversions  and surprises. Cancer persons  born July 1-6 benefit from  expert's advice.  LEO (July 23-Auf 22)  Full Moon announces sudden changes in your financial  situation. Large amount of  cash may accumulate or disappear without warning.  Guard purse or possessions at  local place of entertainment.  Anticipate unusual ending to  recent speculative fiasco.  Looks like you'll be returning  ill-fitting clothing or poorly-  running household gadgets.  Leos born Aug. 10-18 now  attract much-needed love and  attention.  VIRGO (Aug 23-Sept 22)  Full Moon in your sign finds  you emotional, irritable and  resentful; especially over last  month's domestic upsets.  Moon-Uranus configuration  may also coincide with peculiar  change of image, desire for offbeat  clothing   or   hairstyle.  Realize special person is feeling  more rebellious than you.  Virgos born Aug. 23 are  affected most strongly by  current lunar alignment.  LIBRA (Sept 23-Ort 23)  Full Moon reveals results of  secret negotiations or behind-  the-scenes activities. Unexpected correspondence or  phone call may announce  decision regarding hospitalized, confined, or neglected  person.  Those of you anticipating  peace and quiet in secluded  spot will have to handle noisy  intruders. Child becomes  source of happiness for Librans  bom Oct. 8-17.  SCORPIO (Oct 24-Nov 22)  Full Moon demands modifications to your long-range plan  owing to unexpected financial  news. Obligation to assist old  friend or acquaintance becomes added drain on resources. Report prepared by local  officials or group may further  jolt your sense of security.  Uranus out of your sign for five  weeks means an opportunity to  rearrange personal affairs on a  more conservative level.  SAGITTARIUS (Nov 23-Dec  21)  Rebellious, independent Uranus enters your sign for five  weeks offering a sample of  conditions you may experience  from late 1981 to 1988. Sagit-  tarians bom Nov. 23 are  already feeling the full impact  of this planet's location. Meanwhile, Full Moon coincides  with sudden changes in status,  local reputation or career  expectations. Persons bom  Dec. 1-6 should continue to  guard home against fire and  vandals.  CAPRICORN (Dec 22-Jan 19)  Full Moon highlights unusual conditions far away.  Long-distance message speaks  of elderly person's sudden but  necessary confinement. Looks  like you'll have much to say  regarding locally-offered skills  improvement classes. Cap-  ricomian students are in the  mood to quit dull courses and  seek out more practical educational pursuits. If possible  postpone any air-travel till next  week.  AQUARIUS (Jan 2��-Feb 11)  Full Moon helps disrupt  close associates' financial situation. Result is a sudden switch  in your long-range plans, hopes  and wishes. Your banker,  insurance agent, accountant or  neighbourhood loan-shark will  also announce surprise developments. As usual, so-called  friends are nowhere to be found  when you need instant cash  backing. Aquarians bom Feb.  6-14 attract romance and  tokens of appreciation.  PISCES (Feb 19-Mar 2*)  Full Moon finds close associates and business partners  in highly emotional states.  Looks like loved one and daily  companions resent your upcoming change in status.  Everyone suspects you're influenced by older, irresponsible  person who should know  better. Married Pisces persons  bom Feb. 19 are forced to  resolve present emotional  crises. Feb. 28-March S birthdays have the courage to put  down all competition.  ��  SUNSHINE  KITCHENS  FINE CABINETS  886-9411 Gibsons,  He len '.s Fashion S h o p p e  1 tmei (  8S6-9941  Copper Kettle  Specials  Various Candies  Specially Priced  Jellies, Ribbon Candy, Suckers, etc.  It's Ice Cream Cone  Time Again  Treat Yourself to Some  "Old-Fashioned" Ice Cream  Hours:  Tues. ��� Sat., 11 am - 4 pm  Gibsons Landing  886-7522 Coast News, February 17, 1981  A rare lyric gift  Off the  shelf  by John Moore  Maureen McCarthy's first  book of poems, She Reminds  Me of Venneer came across  my desk recently courtesy of  Howard White of Harbour  Publishing. McCarthy has a  short but impressive list of  credits; poems in this collection have appeared in  Event, FMdlehead, Waves,  Descant, Poetry Canada Review, and the anthology  Storm Warning 2.  I remember her name from  reading Poetry Canada Review, but I confess I have no  memory of the poem I read.  The first time I read through  most of She Reminds Me of  Venneer, none of the poems  struck me as particularly  memorable either. It wasn't  until I started re-reading  poems at random that I  realized what I might have  missed.  McCarthy has a rare lyric  gift that is often masked  in her poetry by a calm,  detached tone that makes the  poems seem flat if read too  quickly. It is a tone that we  are too little accustomed to in  Canadian poetry. We respond  more readily and rapidly to the  immediate and arresting violence of subject that characterizes the work of Pat Lane,  Margaret Atwood, even Leonard Cohen, or to the verbal  pyrotechnics of Milton Acorn  or Pete Trower.  The reflective stance in  poetry and in art in general,  has    become    much    more  characteristic of Oriental civilization than of Western  culture, but there are flashes  of it here and there; in Classic  Greek sculpture before the  Hellenic decadence set in,  in the poetry of Wallace  Stevens and, of course, in the  static but compelling paintings of Vermeer.  "a glancing girl/ she  reminds me of Vermeer./  Have you seen the paintings  of Vermeer?/ perhaps he was  an old man/ no one would  have noticed/ quite ordinary/  his neighbours may have  thought/ the leaves this  morning/ showed their silver  sides/ as if they thought my  eyes were special/ but only,  for a moment."  Like Vermeer or the early  Greek sculptors, McCarthy  pares the moment down to  its essence. There is seldom a  sense of movement in her  poems, but rather of a gathering of carefully selected small  images to form a single larger  image that is the poem itself.  A spider weaves his way/  between the rocking chair and  the fireplace/ in and out of  nocturnes/ the radio seems  sad tonight,/ mother sets off,/  a little pale,/ a little unsure,/  in her finest coat,/ a quarter  moon slips into the sky/  as if sliding into a blue-black  bowl,/ a slow Wind stirs the  trees/ to mild surprise, to  questions;/ "Why should one  be restless?/ why should one  be frightened?"  Reading She Reminds Me of  Venneer reminds the reader  that there is more to poetry  than the verbal and emotional  blitzkrieg tactics that currently  dominate the art in this  country.  In his introduction, Al  Purdy compares McCarthy to  Emily Dickinson and says  "I have the sense of seeing  things with her eyes and  mind, of actually being in her  situation, and it's this kind of  intimacy that gives her poems  power. And they do have a  very tactile kind of power,  unconscious of its own effect;  they touch and leave fingerprints somewhere". Thanks,  Al.  A word of praise for Pender  Harbour publisher Howard  White as well. Once again he  has introduced a new voice to  Canadian literature, one that  will unmistakably be heard  from again in years to come.  A word too about production: She Reminds Me of  Venneer is Number Five in  Harbour Publishing's inexpensive "Harbour Lights  Books" series. Printed by  Pulp Press and square-bound  it's a notable improvement  over the stapled chapbooks  with which the series began.  With the rising costs of  printing and production, putting poetry into the hands of  people at a less than extortionate price is no easy  task. However, poetry, more  than any other form of writing,  is re-read again and again  and nobody buys a book that  looks like it's going to self-  destruct before you've finished reading it. All for now.  RDPBQohsrore  Fine Books  on the Community  "The West Howe Sound Story"  Available in Bookstores  Gibsons & Sechelt  Autographed Copies at  Author's Residence Only  Tel. 886-9340  Price $13.00, plus $1.00 if mailed   y/iViViViSViVtYiYt^'LViVi7i'i'i'i i *  '' >^iattyfl.i^hkW  'I  iTTTTTTTPrrrrr  Capture Those  Special Moods &  Expressions On Our  Double-Image  Framagic Portraits.  8x10 ONLY  Our special black background will be used ONLY on  "ffiAMAGC" portraits. Additional portraits will be available on  your selection ol scenic and color backatounds with no  ligation. 88* per sitting. One "FRAMAGIC" portrait per  customer. BcK*orounds may occasionally charge.  Remember, children must be occompanied by a parent.  <u  Wed. ��� Sat.  Feb. 18th - 21st  Wed. & Thurs: 10-6  Fri.: 10-8, Sat.: 10-5  WESTERN DRUG MART  Trail Bay Centre,   Sechelt  ��  Chatelech Honour Roll students: left to right, (back row) Russell  Rempel, Stuart Frizzed, Joanne Sigouin, Trever Blair, Andrea  Rayment, Michael Read. (Middle row) Phillip Nelson, Theresa  Matthaus, Deborah Killam, Carmella De Los Santos, Ellen  Thomas. (Front row) Nicola Walkey, Heather Nicholson, Nadine  Hall, Theresa Ladner, Catherine Crucil, Susan Anderson, Teresa  Robilliard, Loney Ziakris.  Arts Centre  Calendar  Friday  February 27 - Countryside Concerts -  Chamber Group  An ensemble of two violins, clarinet, viola and cello  from the prestigious Banff School of Fine Arts in Alberta.  Arts Centre, 8 pm. $2.50/51.25 students and O.A.P.  Saturday February 28 - Saturday Night Coffee Concert -  Lee Taylor  A blend of choice music from the lead singer of the  Rainbow Ryders. Arts Centre, 8:30 pm., $2.00  Visit the Hunter Gallery in Lower Gibsons - 886-9022  Featured at our gallery/shop Feb. 1-15 will be paintings  and coloured pencil drawings by Marilyn Rutledge of  Roberts Creek. There is also a large display and selection of  pottery by Wanda Best, Cindy Kirk, Gloria Fyles. Philinda  Ludwig and Betty Warren.  Watch this newspaper for our upcoming T.V. shows done  for Cable 10 Community Television.  The Sunshine Coast Arts Centre is sponsored by The  Sunshine Coast Arts Council.  The Arts Council executive meetings will be regularly  held on the fourth Tuesday of each month. All members  welcome to attend. Membership available; Individual -  $7.00; Family - $ 10.00; Student & O. A. P. - $5.00 and Patrbn  - $100.00.  Book Look  by Murrie Redman  Out-of-Sight-Games by Len and Nancy Maar, Doubleday  1981, $9.95.  It is not easy to find genuinely amusing party games for adults  or adolescents, but this book contains some that appear hopeful,  they are thematic, for party planners who like that sort of thing,  and active enough to encourage mixing.  Because most of the games are quite lively, either the outdoors  or a large indoor space is necessary. The games include the relay  and treasure hunt type, but all require the ability to overcome an  obstacle while carrying out a task or game-skill. For example, in a  game called "Monster Fingers", the players on the relay team  must pick up balloons and carry them on paper towelling  extensions to their fingers. Another one, has members trying to  move quickly together while holding spaghetti pieces between  them. It is called "Lifeline".  Len and Nancy Maar suggest a space theme, but the game  names could be changed to suit any. The theme approach is fun  because everything from invitations to food can follow. The ideas  may be old, but they take on a new look within a theme.  The worst enemy of teenagers is boredom. They like their games  active with some friendly competition. Having experienced the  odd adult party die a slow death caused by sheer monotony, it  might be fun to try games to liven things up. I understand that  there is a mini-Olympiad on the slopes of Selma Park each year,  proving that big kids like to romp around, too!  Authors, Len and Nancy Maar have to their credit a number of  books for kids. Illustrator John Lane adds to the spirit with lively  drawings showing exactly how to play. This happy little book  should not be too far away from young, active teens who like fun.  Tuesday 2 - 4 pm  Wednesday 2 - 4 pm  Thursday 2-4 & 7-9 pm  Saturday 2 - 4 pm  886-2130  PEOPLE COME FIRST IT  PRICES EFFECTIVE: WED. - SAT. FEB. 18 - 21  fCR  49<  3CB  Ouflepm-  Come in Early to  Avoid Line-ups!  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Smith's  APPLE PIES 24.6<��..ch 4.79  POWDERED DETERGENTm, '7.49  Sunlight _  LIQUID DETERGENT        ^99  Home to JAadeiAQ - uU' ^md  BANANAS 3�� 4.00  California _  ICEBERG LETTUCE .��b 49'  California ���<*#  GREEN ONIONS 2bunch.. 49'  PENDER HARBOUR CENTRE  Madeira Park.883-9100  ' Wt reserve the right  to limit quantities  Cedar    Plaza  Gibsons  886-2807    886-7751 Coast News, February 17, 1981  IYikIci- opinion  tuj^  bkrv  A school board commitment?  by Robl Peter*  Do people live up to principles anymore? Do the words  "verbal commitment" and  "Gentleman's Agreement"  stand for anything of value?  Or is it just an idea, words  people used to believe in?  The Pender Harbour Aquatic  Society Directors feel this  commitment to Area A and are  willing to stand and fight for  their principles.  Through the political hassles, between the SCRD and  the School Board regarding  the pool, the Pender Harbour  Aquatic Society has always  believed that the betterment  of Area A and children's  welfare were the board's  prime concern. Evidently it  wasn't. The society has had its  fingers rapped by both boards  for trying to solve the problems arising out of the fact  both boards have as yet not  signed any agreement for the  Joint Use Facility. The society  has almost begged both  boards to meet and come to  agreement. To date no agreement has been signed.  1 know it was with deep  regret the Aquatic Society  came to the decision to turn  the keys of the Aquatic Centre  over to the Regional board. It  hurt a lot of people - emotionally and financially. It is the  feeling of the Society it can  no longer operate the pool,  the way things stand right  now. It has always put the  rights of the taxpayers of Area  A first and foremost. The  Society feels the Regional  District should not sign the  fifth draft of the Addendum  (between  the  School   Board  and Regional Board) as it is  written at the moment, as it  is not in the best interests of  Area A.  To date, the school board  has not honoured its commitment to the Pender Harbour  pool, to maintain the School  Board's water tank. Consider  the loss of your children's  swimming lessons because the  School District cannot allow  Pender kids any extra swimming time that the rest of the  district cannot have, the fact  that pool personnel maintain  the school water tank all year,  and that when the Pender  Harbour Aquatic Centre closes for the summer, and would  normally drain the pool for  two months, they spend eight  hours a week, for approximately ten weeks, unpaid  labour in care and maintenance of the water reservoir.  The School Board is trying  to opt out of its obligation to  Area A and the Pender  Harbour Aquatic Society.  One interesting note, the  BCTV crew came up to the  harbour to film and talk to  people concerned in the pool  dispute. The film and interview were never aired. Bob  Ireland, the Channel 8 interviewer, phoned to make an  appointment with Mr. John  Denley, Superintendent of  School District #46. He refused to speak to him, but  referred him to Secretary  Mr. Mills, At his visit to Mr.  Mills the same day, Mr. Mills  informed Mr. Ireland that an  agreement between both  boards would be signed and  problems would be over.  Ireland then cancelled the  show.   I   wonder   how   the  Regional board feels about  Mr. Mills speaking on behalf  of the Directors in this matter?  Thursday night Regional Meeting.  Finally, after the Aquatic  Society turned over the key to  the Regional Board Thursday  night, the Regional Board  unanimously supported Mr.  Lee's motion to send a letter of  authority from the Regional  Board to the P.H.A.S. to  operate the pool on the  Regional Board's behalf. Our  Director, Mr. Harrison, who  by the way has a hard time in  the middle of this thing, as  he is an employee of the  School Board, asked Mr. Lee  to act on Area A's behalf in  future negotiations with the  School Board. So Mr. Lee and  Mrs. Vader will represent  our area officially, in meetings  concerning Pender Harbour  Aquatic Centre.  Mr. Lee, who has become a  "Godfather" to the naive  and politically innocent Pender Harbour Aquatic Society,  will attempt to settle the  addendum #3 with the School  Board. In the meantime,  the P.H.A.S., who no longer  believes in verbal communications, requires a written  letter of good faith and  authority before the pool  reopens. The Society wishes  to make one thing clear: they  did not close the pool, only  withdrew its services, until  it has legal authority to  operate the pool.  Kfjinon. New  New club executive  .'an bourissa onolo  The head table at tht dinner held in honour of the 25th Anniversary of the incorporation of the  Village of Sechelt seated some important guests; Mayor of Sechelt Bud Koch and his wife Marion,  Sechelt and District Chamber of Commerce Preaident, Morgan Thompson and his wife Peggy,  Mayor of Gibsons Lorraine Goddard and her huaband Ken, and representing the Regional Board,  Director of Area B, Peggy Connor.  to write or get in touch with  him personally and he will do  his best to help.  Ian Vaughan then took the  floor to answer questions  regarding progress on our  satellite TV program. It was  decided that raising an 85 to  90 foot pole on Billy's Mountain would be the most arduous  task involved. The idea of  hiring a helicopter seemed  quite popular. The Community Club voted to endorse and assist the foundation of a Satellite Dish  Society and guaranteed some  money for expenses for  pursuing the project.  The last business of the  evening dealt with the donation the Komuri family has  given the club. It was voted  that this money plus $200 of  club funds be spent on hypothermia life-saving equipment.  We were forced into a substitute situation with Movie  Night in Egmont. "Time After  Time" was replaced with  "Honeysuckle Rose" starring  the Golden Throat himself,  Willie Nelson, accompanied  by lots of beautiful girls. The  soundtrack was filled with  some of the best country  music I've ever heard.  by Jon Van Aradell  The Egmont Community  Club's Annual General Meeting was far and away the most  successful event in town  Thursday evening, February  12. The following cast of  characters was elected to star  in next year's executive:  Secretary-Treasurer Betty Sil-  vey; Directors: Billy Griffith,  Jack Williams, Don Marshall,  Geoff Craig, Ron Fearn, Lew  Larson   and   Yours   Truly.  The following votes of  special thanks were awarded  during the evening and loudly  applauded: Betty Silvey, for  acting as Social Convenor, for  the last two years in a cheerful  and efficient manner; Vera  Grafton, for volunteering for  the same demanding job this  coming year; Jackie Laloge  and Rose Mueller, for standing as honest auditors; Edna  Howitt, Ann Cook, and all  their little helpers for the  Egmont Thrift Store (mini-  style this year); Ian Vaughan  for  his  efforts  in  pursuing  the satellite TV re-broadcasting station for Egmont.  These are the people who  keep a community club going  which provides a lot of entertainment over a year's time.  Special thanks should also be  given to the people who  founded the club, moved the  building from Britton River to  Egmont and kept the club  going for all these years.  Special business was highlighted by a visit by our own  MLA Don Lockstead. This was  Don's third visit to our town  this winter and we feel it's  great to have such personal  representation. He answered  questions regarding the recent  CPR/Provincial government  "rip-off" land swap, lease lots  and other issues dealing with  the Crown land that surrounds  us. Lockstead considers the  situation grim, given the  present government. Doug  Silvey represented a group of  people interested in getting a  road for residents on the other  side of the bay. Mr. Lockstead  encouraged anyone with a  problem no matter how small,  Schools' special services and computers  Green & Flowering Plants,  Cut  Flowers & Arrangements.  Dried Flowers, Gifts.  Dcliveri,", across Ihe Peninsula  and Around Ihe World  o  Gibsons  Su/uIum 7loum S Gi\%  886-2316  General Meeting  Royal Canadian Legion  Gibsons Branch 109  Tuesday, Feb. 17th  8 pm.  A team of experts from  Woodlands School in New  Westminster but going out  into the Lower Mainland communities to give help to those  working with handicapped and  exceptional children spent last  week on the Sunshine Coast  holding workshops attended  by thirteen teachers and  teacher's aides.  The Woodlands Inservice  Resource Team comprising  Sherri Bender, psychologist,  Karl Perrin Spence, speech  pathologist and Dean Daugh-  erty, teacher, reported enthusiastically to the School  Board of their reception and  the work they had been able to  accomplish here.  Using a variety of methods  including video-tapes of work  with the children which are  later used to evaluate the  approach, the workshops represent five days of intensive  training and exchange of  ideas.  The team will return once a  month for a period of six  months to keep in touch and  to assist with problems, if  any, and the further development as the children progress.  Also reporting to the School  Board were Cathy Nomura  and Norman Mills, the teachers involved with the new  Computer Science programme  for Grade 11 students. Three  students, Jeff Birkin, Gordon  Mulcaster and Tony Teo  demonstrated the newly ac  quired Apple computers and  the Pet previously in use at  Elphinstone. Obviously they  are enjoying the programme  and were happy to translate  computer jargon for the  trustees and show their  facility with the machines.  The  Grade   11   course  is  Low-key Gibsons  A low-key educational programme from Gibsons' Elementary School this year, in  contrast to their usual sophisticated entertainment, included the Student Council,  children representing Grades  4-7 discussing upcoming activities, the Year Book, Fun  Fair and Gong Show.  The School has a new  venture, a newspaper which is  the joint baby of parents and  students. Presently, two parents, Pam Goldman and Anne  Knowles, are involved and  gave an interesting account of  their work and how it has  grown in a few months to be  more than they can handle.  They would appreciate more  parents willing to give a little  time and were especially  grateful for help from Gerry  Marchuk in typing last  month's issue.  designed to help the students  become aware of the impact  and implications of the computer in society and its  effect on our everyday lives.  To understand its role, what it  can and cannot do; to encourage mental disciplines in  particular an algorithmic process of thought and to develop  skills which will enable students to use the computer  to solve real life problems.  A working knowledge of  B.A.S.I.C. - Beginner's -All  purpose ��� Symbolic ��� Instruction - Code - is one of the  first things to be learnt and  later studies include other  Computer languages.  Timber Days meeting  M  ^  Sunshine Coast   LIONS CLUB  ay  PROUDLY   PRESENTS  /{Wi  #v  1981 Edition  rfP  Eta  2nd ANNUAL  \\wt  fl^m  INTERNATIONAL  L��K*  ALL-STAR  w  V^iw,  VARIETY SHOW  8!  fltf^-  PRODUCED BY   RICHARD W. BATES  p��  1'. HOURS OF GREAT  FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT  ^ONE DAY ONLY  SUNDAY FEBRUARY 22,  ^  '   3 Big Shows 1 pm, 4 pm, 7:30 pm  CHATELECH  SCHOOL GYM   sechelt, b.c.  W     TICKETS NOW ON SALE! DONT BE DISAWMEDI Off THEM MOW!     W  ��� '4.50 ADVANCE TICKETS AVAILABLE AT:         ESSO STATION, GIBSONS OR          H  ��� OR ���S.OO AT DOOR ON SUNDAY               BIG MAC'S SUPERETTE, SECHELT     1  1  Thursday, February 19,  7 p.m. Chamber of Commerce  Building, Sechelt.  Despite a good turn-out last  meeting, there is still no chairperson for Loggers Sports.  It is getting very late to  organize this event. If you  know anyone who is interested  please come to the meeting,  or phone a committee person.  Reserve your booth space,  all organizations are welcome.  We have lots of new ideas  this year. Help us put them all  together. Timber Day Committee Chair Persons Dorothy  Golson 885-2539, or Bob  Moser 885-9530 or 885-2360.  PtUmrii.MK aHjilKrnuwra  We Will Be OPEN  Thurs., Fri. & Sat.  ONLY  For the  Month of Feb.  11 am ��� 4 pm  Gibsons  Landing  886-8355  Sunshine Coast  / Cadets  Rummage  , oarage  ft Bake sale  Saturday, February 21st.  at the Sechelt Legion  10 am. - 4 pm.  "A Gallery of Kitchen Gadgets & Accessories"  <KITCHEN  (SBRNIVflL  Watch For Our Own  First Year  Anniversary Sale  Next Wnk, Starting  February 13rd  Fridge  Magnets  -59*  Regular Events  Monday  Rob��rla Crt.li Hoipllal Auxiliary Second Monday ol each month -11  am. St. Aidan's Hall.  O.A.P.O. MS Regular Mailing. First Monday ot each month - 2 pm.  Social Bingo. 2nd & 3rd Mondays 2 pm at Harmony Hall. Gibsons.  Tuesday  Wom.n's Aglow Fellowship Meets every third Tuesday ot the month at  Harmony Hall. Gibsons. Transportation and babysitting available. 886-  7426.  Oupllcal. Bridge 7:30 sharp at Sunshine Coast Goll Club, 1st and 3rd'  Tuesdays ot each month. For turther Inlormallon contact Phyllis  Hoops, 885-2575.  Sunshine Coast Aria Council Regular meeting 4th Tuesday ol every  month at 7:30 pm, at the Arts Centre in Sechelt.  Al-Anon Meetings Al-Anon Meetings every Tuesday night. Roberts  Creek. For information call 886-9059 or 886-9041  Sunshine Coast Navy League ol Canada Cadets and Wrenettea, ages  10 to 13 will again meet Tuesday nlghls. 7 - 9pm.. United Church Hall,  Gibsons. New recruits welcomed.  Wednesday  Tops Club Gibsons Tops meets every Wed, evening at 6:45 in Ihe  Armours Beach Athletic Hall. New members and teen members  welcome Phone 888-9765 eves  Sunshln. Lapidary a Crarl Club Moels 1st Wed every month at 7:30  pm. For inlormallon 866-2873 or 886-9204.  Nndw Harbour Hospital Auxiliary  Second WMrvMdty ot Men  month. 1 30 pm St, Andrews Church-New member, always welcome.  Wilton Creek Community Raiding Centre 7:30 ��� 6:30 p.m.'SSS-i70S  O.A.P.O.aiS Carpel Bowling Every Wednesday Ipm.atHarmony Hall.  Gibsons.  Thursday  Tht Bargain Bam ol tht Pender Harbour Health Clinic Auxiliary Is  open on Thuraday afternoona Irom 1:00 until 3:30.  Al-Anon Mealing Every Thursday In Gibaons al 8pm. For Inlormallon  call 886-9569 or 886-9037.  Western Weight Controllers Every Thursday at 1 pm. In Ihe Armoura  Beach Athletic Hall. Gibaons and In Ihe Sechelt Elementary School,  Thursdays at 7pm. New members welcome. 685-3795.  O. A.P.O. MS Public Bingo Every Thursday 7:45 pm. sharp at Harmony  Hall Gibsons.  Friday  Square Dancing The Country stars Square Dancers: Gibsons United  Church every Friday 8 to 11 pm. Beginners Classes: lor more  inlormation 886-8027 or 886-9540.  Gibsons Tot Lol Every Fri., 9:30-11:30am. In Gibsons United Church  Hall. Paronta with children 0-3yrs. are welcome. For lurther Info, call  Shawn 886-8036.  Thlffl Shop Every Friday, 1 - 3pm. Thrill Shop, Gibsons United Church  basement.  Wilson Creek Community Raiding Ctnlrt Noon - 4:00 pm, 885-2709.  O.A.P.O. KM Fun Nile. Every Friday at 7:30 pm. Pot Luck Supper, last  Friday ol every month at 6 pm. at Harmony Hall, Gibaona.  Saturday  Wllaon Creek Community Raiding Centra 11:30-1 p.m. 685-2709  Th. Bargain Bam ol the Pender Harbour Health Clinic Auxiliary is  open on Saturday afternoons Irom 1 - 4 pm.  Sunday  Bingo Sechelt Reserve Hall every Sunday. Early birds7pm. $100 Prize.  Proceeds lo assist under privileged families.  Notice Board j^^L  Sponsored as a Public Service  886-2622     by the Coast News    886-7817  NOTE: Early announcements will be run once, then mutt be  re-submltttd to run again, no more thsn one month prior to  the event. __ ,  Coming Events  Scouting A Guiding Fomly of the Sunshine Coast invite ill Parent end  Group Committees and Ex-Scouters & Guides and anyone Interested  to attend the Thinking Day Service, Feb. 22,2 pm. Elphinstone Oym.  Women's Floor (cosim) Hockey, Friday nights, 7:30 ��� 9:30 pm. Gibsons  Elementary Gym, sticks available.  Elphinstone Pioneer Museum The Elphinstone Pioneer Museum in  Gibsons will be closed until further notice.  Gibsons Hospital Auxiliary Bake Sate, Sunnycrest Mall. March 20.1981  trom 9:30 onward.  ��Jack a JIM Parent Participation Pre-Scnoot now taking enrollments tor  1 81 -82 school year for childrerrwho will be 3 or 4 during 1981 Parent  participation required Phone Susan Paul at 886-9420 between 9 am a  9 pm. #5  Sechelt Take-a-Break has moved from the Catholic Church Hall to the  Con. Ed. classroom at the Chatelech High School. Thursday 9:30 -  11 30 a.m. until April 2nd child care at St. Hilda's Hall. All women are  welcome, to come for discussion, films, speakers, etc. tt%  Organizational Meeting for Preschool. All parents interested in a new  preschool are Invited to attend Feb 24 at 7:30 pm Tuesday at Roberts  Creek Elementary in the library  Women's Luncheons 12 - 1 pm Starting Thursday, Feb 5, al The  Heron" in Gibsons. Reservations recommended - 886-9924. Enjoy  good tood and the company ot other women who work. Sponsored by  the Sunshine Coast Women's Program.  Womtnaklll School First Aid Workshop. A discussion and  demonstration on how to cope with children's accidents and other  emergencies In the home. Thurs. Feb. 19, 7:30 pm. - 9:30 pm. Fee  $1.00. Pre-register at 865-5721. Enrolment limited.  Sechelt Garden Club. 7:30 p.m., St. Hildas Hall. First Wednesdays  except January, July, Auguat.  Canadian Legion #109. General membership meeting, Tuesday the  17th at 8 pm. oil  lla\   Hi  Auxiliary makes fall plans  by Rath Forrester 885-2418  Bazaar Plus:  At the Halfmoon Bay Hospital Auxiliary's February  meeting plans were laid out  for the fall bazaar. A bit early  to be talking about something  which will not happen until  October 10th, but this amount  of time is necessary in order  that the members can get busy  making all the gifts to be sold  at that time. There was a very  good turnout at the meeting  and it is always good to see  some new members ��� this time  two new ladies were made  most welcome - Eunice Keeler  and Carol Klozij. While the  membership is pretty good for  such a small area it is necessary to have new members,  so if anyone is new to the  area and would care to join  this very active group just  come along to the Welcome  Beach Hall on the first Monday of each month and the  red carpet will be laid out for  you.  President Mary Murray  reminded members of the  annual get-together of all  auxiliaries on the morning of  February 25 at 11 a.m. at  St. Hilda's Church Hall.  This is a "bring your own  lunch" affair and tea and  coffee will be served.  A request was made to  anyone in the area who is in  possession of any pictures or  historical data on the auxiliary  to please loan such items to  the Auxiliary prior to the 25th.  There are plans for a booth for  crafts and interesting auxiliary  data. Mary Murray could be  contacted on this. It was  agreed that once again the  Auxiliary will present the  Tea Garden during the Timber  Days celebrations and Geri  Smith and Mary Murray are  attending the planning meetings of the Timber Days  Committees in order to set  this up. Lots of help will be  needed for this very busy  occasion.  Mary McDonald offered to  take any members, old or new,  on a complete tour of the  hospital, which is always a  good idea for any members  who are planning to be of  help with auxiliary work at the  hospital. At the present time  the various auxiliaries are  raffling a bearskin rug in an  attempt to raise funds for the  purchase of a bus for the use  of hospital patients.  The next meeting will be  held at the Welcome Beach  Hall on the Monday of March  2nd.  Recreation Group Disappointed:  The Annual General meeting of the Halfmoon Bay  Recreation commission which  was scheduled for February  9th turned out to be a great  disappointment to the hard  working few who turned up  for it. There were not enough  people present to hold the  meeting and it had to be postponed until the Monday of  March 9th. This does seem  strange in an area where there  are more and more young  families moving in, because  the whole purpose of this  group is to provide recreation  for the youth of the area. But  the few who work so hard  cannot do it alone - they need  the support and help of all  parents in the area. One of the  problems could well be that  there are so many groups in  the area and people do get  confused as to which one is  which. Off the top of my head  I can name four such organizations in the area - we  have the Welcome Beach  Community Association who  runs all the social functions  at the hall - at least they run  most of them. Then we have  the Halfmoon Bay Recreation  Commission which is aimed at  the children of the area and  the Area "B" Ratepayer's  Association who keeps an eye  on the politics of the area, plus  the Halfmoon Bay Hospital  Auxiliary. Must admit that it  can get confusing.  Kohrrt* (  BOYS  HAS  AT  MORBANS  * ��� cord I Denim  JEANS  :     ���SHIRTS  NOW IN STOCK  !  MORE TO COME  : 13x32  ��  ��  *        'S  II  vSWTm ���!���. #f#r*4rAm  Jumping mad!  Generally speaking, this  correspondent is of a fairly  mild disposition, but last week  while driving along Redroofs  Road I completely lost my  cool - in more ways than one.  Suddenly without any warning  whatsoever there was a big  ditch about two feet wide  and about eight inches deep  right across the road where  presumably a new water line  was being installed. My car  bashed right through it  causing the lid of the water  overflow thing from the  radiator to blow off, the result  being that the water boiled  over and I was stuck.  The maddening thing was  that there were no work crews  around on whom I could vent  my wrath. Surely it is the law  that some kind of warning be  placed that there is a driving  hazard like that in order  that one can slow down and be  prepared for it. Makes you  wonder why it should be  necessary to dig up the  hardtop right across the  highway when a few years  ago the people were informed  that ihe department in question were in possession of  machinery which could cut  beneath the hardtop when  installing water lines. Whatever happened to that equipment?  Hani Times night.  Don't forget to get your  order in for tickets for the  "Hard Times" dinner and  dance at Welcome Beach Hall  on February 28th. Ticket sales  are moving right along and  will be all gone before you  know where you are! Price is  five dollars each and tickets  are available from either Flo  Hill at 885-3187 or yours  truly at 885-2418. Also a  reminder of Film Night at the  Hall on Thursday, February  26th. Interesting and entertaining evening, all for a 50  cent donation.  ~':^^km\\\\\\\\\\\\\\Wk%'-.  '.'    ' *  fHW           ��� ������"tm mmMM                       W.  m  %'  w.  \mW-i  - Fran Boutassa photo  Coast News, February 17, 1981  Helen Dawe, Sechelt's town historian, inspects the burl that will hang in council chambers. The burl,  donated by public works man, George Fawkes, holds brass plaques with the names of those who  served as members of council since incorporation in 1956.  Bazaar, meat draw, and bingo  by Doris Edwardson  Pender Harbour Community  Club.  The P.H. Community Club  will be having their annual  Bazaar on May 2, 1981 and  they could use any help  available from those who can  knit, crochet, sew etc. Materials are at Muriel Cameron's, so if anyone can spare  the time and help the Bazaar  be a success, will they please  get in touch with Muriel at  883-2609.  Royal  Canadian Legion  Br.  112.  There are a few changes in  the Saturday afternoon Meat  Draw hours. Early Bird  Draws will be at 2 and 3 p.m.  with the regular draw at 4  p.m. The Ladies Auxiliary  also have a raffle every Saturday afternoon.  Bingo.  February 27 at 8 p.m. is  when the Ladies Auxiliary to  Br. 112 Royal Canadian  Legion is having a Bingo in the  Legion Hall. There will be  refreshments and goodies  available.  Indian Sweater winner.  Henry (Chubby) Houthtal-  Swap meet, soup can labels  by Jeanle Norton 886-9609  There are still a few tables  available at the Swap Meet  this Sunday but you should  book one right away. They're  $10 each and you can call  885-2972 or 88f>2087, preferably evenings.  The Meet is at the Community Hall from 11 until 4.  There should be all sorts of  bargains and there'll be  coffee and goodies so come  and browse around.  Save Label*.  We all like getting something for nothing, right?  Well, the Kindergarten,  Grade One and Grade Two  classes at Roberts Creek  Elementary are taking advantage of an offer from  Campbell's Soup Company  science books for soup labels.  If they get enough they can  get other educational aids for  the school.  If you'd like to help out (and  what else were you going to do  with your soup labels?),  send your soup labels or  proofs of purchase from any  other Campbell's Soup Company product, such as V-8  Juice or Swanson's Frozen  Foods, to School with your  kids or drop them off at the  School office.  Meeting this week.  The Parents Auxiliary needs  money and plans have to be  made for the Fun Fair and  Awards Day. The first Auxiliary meeting of the New Year  will be held this week to  discuss these topics.  You should have received  a notice from the School with  the kids on Monday. If not,  please phone the School to  find out when the meeting is  being held - it's important to  get a good turnout.  Friday  "Dream Speaker", the story of a troubled boy and an  Indian shaman, Mario Thomas' "Free to Be You and  Me" and Peter Sellers in  "Running, Jumping, Standing  Still" will be shown in the  library   at   Roberts   Creek  Elementary this Friday, February 20.  This is the fourth in a series  of six family film nighti  being held at the School.  It's cheap entertainment for  the whole family at 50*  for children and $1.50 for  adults. Showtime is 7:30 p.m.  Association tomorrow.  Tomorrow (Wednesday) is  the February meeting of the  Community Association.  Memberships for 1981 will be  available. The meeting starts  at 8 at the Community Hall.  Weekend entertainment.  Mike Evans and "Mainstream", a four-piece band,  will be entertaining at the  Legion this weekend. As an  added feature "The Northern  Belles" will be performing  comedy skits and old and  new songs.  "Peterson's  Toyota Tune-up & Repair  Pawn ol the Omphalos .e.c.tum>|  Harvest of the Son-E.V.Thompson  , The Canadian  WOOd Heat BOOk-Gordon Flagler  Practical Guide to HOttSC Lighting  102 Bird Houses, Feeder*  - You Can Make  New lor Mtt_ .  Northwest  Boat Travel  HDP Bookstore  ..Gibsons Landing 886-7744  Public Meeting  CITIZENS OF THE  NORTH ROAD AREA  An informal public meeting to discuss  the West Howe Sound Settlement Plan  will be held in the Langdale Elementary  School library on Thursday, February 26,  1981, at 7:30 p.m.  All citizens living outside Gibsons Village  boundary north to the Hydro right-of-  way and from GilmourRoad to Soames  Hill are invited to attend.  Separate meetings have already been  held for the Granthams Landing -  Hopkins Landing - Soames Point -  Langdale area.  The purpose of the meeting is to solicit  public opinion about the future growth  and development of the area.  Sunshine Coast Regional District  Box 800 (1248 Wharf Street)  Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0  885-2261  ing was the lucky winner of  the Indian sweater raffle put  on by the P.H. Lions Club. It  will be knitted by Annabell  Antilla. Chubby gave the  sweater to his daughter.  Tld-Blti.  Pat Garrison is on holidays  and has headed for Alabama.  In her absence, the mail route  is being carried out by Vera  McAllister. Bill Roberts has  just returned from Hawaii,  where he toured nearly all the  islands.  Extra Copies  of  SECHELT'S  HISTORICAL  REVIEW  May be Purchased  at the  P^flPVIB**^  50<  WA  \  \ i /  "Under New Management"  Deidre & Darlene  are pleased to meet  "ALL" your "HAIR" needs  Ask the girls about "THE SOURCE"  Our NO SMELL, NO CHEMICAL PERM ���  Leaves hair beautifully NATURALI  Feathereuts  are our Specialty!  Thank you for your ^  past & continued patronage  ���Dale  Call 886-9744  Cedar Plaza, Gibsons  FOOD  for  THOUGHT  ��� by Yoshi Tanaka  Several different types of mushrooms are  now available���fresh and dried���in addition  to the familiar white ones. Old rules still  apply though: Don't eat wild fungus unless  you know a LOT about mycology.  *****  No-fat oven "fries" call for potatoes cut  into thin sticks, a non-stick baking sheet,  and a hot oven. Turn often.  *****  When preparing a dish that calls for  precise amounts of ingredients, to be added  later in the preparation, take a tip from the  cooking-school pros: prepare and measure  everything you need ahead of time. Use  paper cups or wax paper if you want to save  on dishes. *****  They've been putting hogs on a diet, so  pork today has 55 percent less fat than it did  20 years ago.  *****  Even if you'rewatchingyourwelght, you'll  find lots of delicious dishes to enjoy at  Yoshl's Restaurant.  Join us for dinner soon.  If you are watching weight, you know that  top-quality food tastes better���for the same  calories. You'll find the best at Ken's Lucky  Dollar Store, Gibsons, 886-2257.  Open Tues. to Sat.  Serving from 5 pm.  Gibsons  886-8015  VOSHI'S RESTAURANT  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre Coast News, February 17, 1981  Fleming on education  Schools for all seasons  by Frances Fleming  Schools are important and  essential components of our  Western civilization. Unfortunately, the school system  suffers from a cultural lag that  no government is willing to  recognize, let alone attempt to  remedy. Dr. Charles H.  Boehm puts it well. "We  are," he states, "prisoners of  a horse and buggy system. In  industry we use every possible  innovation to improve our  efficiency. In education, we  suspect all but the old ways."  One aspect of education  which seems entrenched and  which is seldom discussed is  the school calendar. The long  summer vacation, extending  for more than two months,  comes down to us from the  early pioneer days, when  children were needed by their  parents to help with the crops.  When the crops were ripe and  the harvest home, school  would once again open its  doors and the drone of lessons  would resume, to be interrupted only by the religious  holidays of Christmas and  Easter and the patriotic  Queen's Birthday on the  24th of May.  Carried down into 1981,  with the addition of some  statutory holidays, school operates for some 190 days out  of 365. This is economically,  socially and educationally  ridiculous. No politician ever  mentions it and pressure  would have to come from a  thinking   public   before   any  action may be expected.  Any business man would  shake his head in disbelief  if a billion dollar plant was  operated at 52% utilization,  yet that is the use we make of  our schools.  The summer months are  impossible to rationalize.  Great libraries strategically  placed all over the province,  loaded with millions of children's stories and reference  books stand under lock and  key at a time when children  should be reading for pleasure. Massive gymnasia, bulging with expensive sport  equipment, gather dust for  one quarter of a year, with  only spiders swinging from  the ropes until they, too, are  banished by the janitor's  mop.  In the shops, millions of  dollars of lathes, drill presses,  radial arm saws, power drills,  boxes and racks of hand tools  sit unused. Home Economics  labs likewise languish: stoves,  refrigerators, sewing machines, all idle. Science labs  where long term experiments  might be conducted, the  business machine rooms, seminar rooms and art rooms,  all shut down. The economic  waste is staggering.  There is a social impact,  also to be considered. Working parents are faced with  acute problems of trying to  arrange for the care of their  little ones. Workers vie with  each other to get vacation time  In the season of  grief...we care.  There is a time.for all things, but grief like  joy must be shared. Let us provide the  consolation and assistance you need when  such a time of trial must be faced. We handle  everything, we pay attention to every detail.  886-9551  D. A. Devlin  Director  1665 Seaview  Gibsons  \ capilano  ; college  PRINCIPLES OF SUPERVISION  For  a person who is or who  is about to become  a first line supervisor  this course provides participants with  an understanding of their role as s supervisor,  and helps them to realize the transition  from being responsible for  performing tasks to seeing to It that  others perform their tasks.  Productivity is increased as  a result of supervisor's Improved  ability to communicate and to  understand the needs of employees.  This course will include  SUPERVISOR* BOLC - LEADERSHIP  COMMUNICATION* - OROUP BEHAVIOUR  MOTIVATION - SUPERVISORY SKILLS  When  March 2 to 6,9 am. ��� 4 pm.  Where  Capilano College Learning Centre, Sechelt  Course Fee $165 per participant  For registration or Information call  Sechelt 12:30 to 7 pm.  Monday to Friday 885-9310  or Vancouver 8:30 am. to 5:00 pm.  Monday to Friday 986-1011 Local 323  in July and August. Highways  become crowded; resorts fill  up. Costs are highest when  the family is free to travel.  The business community is  swamped by young people  seeking work. July and August are not always prime  months for weather in British  Columbia. Often May and  September are warmer and  more conducive to outdoor  activities.  Many children regress educationally during the long  absence from school. Those  who have been failed and who  will have to repeat a grade  worry a lot. For poor children  whose parents cannot take  them on trips, the long  holiday seems endless and  depressing. The start of  summer vacation is not always  the joyful affair newspaper  photographers would have us  believe when they arrange  with some co-operative principal to have a class charge out  the main doors throwing books  and papers in the air.  A year round school year  has been proposed and put  into operation in many parts of  the United States. Bauman  describes one year round  school system as follows:  "The calendar year is divided  into quarters. During each  quarter, under a flexible,  rotational quarterly timetable,  some children would be  attending school, some would  be accelerating, others taking  remedial work, others holding  temporary jobs, some taking  vacation." There are many  variations on this theme.  Staff flexibility would be  achieved. For extra salary,  young teachers might elect to  teach a full year. Some of the  affluent might take two or  more quarters off to write, to  travel, to upgrade, to rest,  to tutor privately. The sabbatical year could be achieved.  The district staff would be  augmented by young teachers, teachers on exchange,  and so on. There would be a  reduction of stress, and the  utmost mobility would be  achieved.  Staffing would cost more,  but building programs would  be drastically reduced. Equipment would be utilized 100%.  Winter sports enthusiasts  would take their vacations  when the snow and ice were  available.  Best of all, semester by  semester, each child would  progress at his or her own  rate. Progress would no  longer be recorded by grades  but in units of work to be  mastered sequentially by each  pupil. The school and its  facilities would be always  open, and would become the  centre of the community, a  hive of industry. Many educators believe that this will be  the pattern of the future.  Under present legislation and  under governments resistant  to change, it will not happen.  Crown corporation, anyone?  Low-cost  permanent insurance  For the maximum amount of permanent  life insurance at the lowest net premium,  our Life PRO plan is your answer.  Call me about it soon.  Geoff Hodgkinson  Box 957,  Gibsons, B.C.  886-8018  Mutual Life of Canada  - John Uooie photo  The Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources "Energy Van" visited the Sunshine Coast  this week and Anne Maclean (pictured abmt) and Mike Anderson talked with students about how  energy is used and how it can be conserved.  For Pender pool costs  School board not responsible  $9,778,078, 198I budget which  was on the table for discussion  and approval. The amendment  read: "That Ihe Budget for the  coming year be increased by  $2,500 which sum be paid to the  Pender Harbour Aquatic Society in recognition of their part  in effecting outstanding savings  inthe heating of the Pender  Harbour Senior Secondary  gymnasium and for their costs  in maintaining the pool full of  water as a reservoir for fire  protection of Pender Harbour  Senior Secondary School during the summer months when  the pool was not in operation."  The amendment was defeated.  by Maryanne West  It was established at a special  meeting with the Regional  Board on Monday that, in all  the confusion of who promised  what to whom for swimmingat  Pender Harbour, the School  Board is unequivocally right.  They only promised $5,000 for  the year 1980. Having made  their point and being in a  position to deal from strength,  it would have been nice to  report that Trustees were  willing to recognize the success  and dedication of the Pender  Harbour Aquatic Society with  a generous offer to see them  over a rough spot but, although  another opportunity arose at  Thursday's meeting, it was  turned down.  The original agreement signed in May 1979 states quite  under section 2, Operating  Costs, that "The (Regional)  District shall fund the operation for fees paid by users; by a  levy raised within the specified  area of said By-law No. 181 and  by contribution from the  School Board as follows:  "The Board shall rent the pool  at a cost per hour equal to the  estimated operating cost per  hour of the pool. The programme to be offered to the students  shall be determined annually  by the Board and recited in its  annual budget. For 1980 that  programme is estimated to  cost, and shall not exceed, the  sum of $5,000".  If you ask why the Aquatic  Society did not have a copy of  this agreement - it's because the  agreement had to be approved  by the Department of Education, Victoria, and has been  travelling back and forth since  1979, the fifth draft finally  receiving approval last week.  At Monday night's joint  meeting Director Harrison  pleaded with all concerned not  to waste time laying blame.  Obviously there had been a  misunderstanding, but the  important matter surely was to  get the pool in use again, a plea  which fell on deaf ears, even  though Secretary-Treasurer  Mills acknowledged that savings have accrued to the  Board as a result of the heated  pool in the basement contributing to the heating of the  gymnasium above and that the  Aquatic Society had maintained the pool during the  summer months when the  school was closed. After two  hours of discussion the Aquatic  Society was informed thafthey  must go through proper channels reporting to the Relgional  Board which body may bring  the matter to the School Board.  At Thursday night's Board  meeting Trustee Lloyd, seconded by Trustee Nygren of  Gibsons, asked for approval  for   an   amendment   to   the  Tired of sky-high heat bills?  Ask about the  WEATHERTRON   HEAT PUMP  BY GENERAL ELECTRIC  America's No. 1 selling heat pump  Bill Roberts Relrigeratlon.  Box 271,  Madeira Park, B.C. 883-9461  Write  or call  Pre-school meeting  re-scheduled  The preschool organizational meeting scheduled for Wed.  Feb. II at Roberts Creek  Elementary was cancelled  because of the snow. It has been  rescheduled for Tues. Feb. 24  7:30 p.m. at Roberts Creek  Elementary in the library. The  purpose of the meeting is to  discuss setting up another  preschool on the coast. The  topics to be covered are;  locatidn, curriculum, hours,  staffing, and financing.  The Waldorf and Montes-  sori   methods   of   preschool  education were explored in two  meetings last fall. We hope lo  establish a preschool that  incorporates the best aspects of  these methods and also includes other opportunities for the  children.  This meeting is being held to  gauge the amount of community support for another preschool. If you are interested  phone, come, or contact us at  885-2468 (Val) or 885-210I  (Lynn. Questionaires will be  available at the meeting or  upon request.  Is Your Car  BEGGING For A  Second Chance?,!  BEAUTIFUL BODIES,  $ARE OUR BUSINESS!!  BRIAN'S AUTO BODY'  ft PAINTINB LTD.  Fully equipped lot all body & paint lepaus'  BOX 605 SECHELT   885-9844        -�� -j  ��� aa��A    mmtv    ����*Jt    m��tu< m*l\t>  m^'mvVl  Figure-skating  Carnival plans are underway and practices have begun  for this year's carnival to be  presented by the Sunshine  Coast Figure Skating Club  March 8, 1981. The theme for  this year's carnival is "Hooray  for Hollywood".  Several skaters passed tests  in Vancouver recently. Congratulations to Kathy Chaquer  Family  CHILD CARE  available  Call 888-9974  between 9 am & 6 pm  for passing her preliminary  figure and swing dance and to  Colleen Mulligan the Dutch  Waltz and Sherry Hutchings  and Julie Poulsen the swing  dance, to complete their  preliminary dances.  capilano  college  BREAKING INTO PRINT  COMS90611  Saturday 12:30 to 7:30 pm.  Starting Match 7  2 eeMtone Far. $304)0  Sachelt Learning Centra  The process of becoming a published writer  is often a mystery to those who  have not yet broken Into print  for the first time.  Whether you want to publish a poem,  short story, an article, or a  booklength manuscript, this workshop la  designed to give you all the information  you'll need to get started.  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GIBSONS  "For All vour Building Heads"  �� 888-6814   BUILDING SUPPLIES LTD.     886-8141  ^���aMaMaWaMl  MaMMaaMtfttMMAAftM  MMMMMtBflMM  mm  ���MB  MM ���  . '���/���    '������  Coast News, February 17,1981  On democracy and elitism  Maryanne's  view-  Sechelt Garden Club  by Jack MacLeod  by Maryanne West  I read somewhere that  Pat Carney, MP for a Vancouver Riding, appeared before the CRTC last month to  protest the CBC's proposed  second TV network on the  grounds that it isn't democratic for the taxpayers to  support a channel which will  not carry mass audience  programming. It will be, she  said, elitist programming for a  small audience.  Have we really allowed the  criteria of the market place,  that nothing is of value unless  it can sell a million, to take  over our heads completely?  Do we think that only what is  "in" to-day is worth supporting?  Surely Ms Carney has got it  wrong. We have a tax-supported broadcasting system  just so it can provide us with  alternatives to the mass  audience programming. For  many years Canadians have  been howling for the blood of  the CBC because it fills too  much broadcast time with  American programming, all  of which is available on other  stations and too little programming, which is uniquely  and differently Canadian.  It's not the attack on  CBC-TV2 which concerns me,  (I think a good point can be  made that CBC has already  one channel which it could use  for full time Canadian programming before it applies for  a second; a channel which will  only be available on cable and  thus denied to many who still  cannot get their tax supported  programming off air,) but that  since the anti-intellectual revolt in the sixties "elitist"  has come to be a bad word and  somehow gets mixed up with  democracy.  I'm sure Ms. Carney isn't  as anti-elitist as she sounds. If  she is unfortunate enough to  get sick and need a surgeon,  I doubt she'll accept less than  the top surgeon she can find  and rightly so. Every time she  flies to Ottawa I'm sure she  hopes the Air Canada crew  are the company's elite and  that the plane is kept in top  condition by the elite of the  maintenance crew etc. etc.  We should be careful not to  confuse elitism with striving to  attain excellence in all we do.  That way lies the reduction of  Canadian aspirations to the  lowest common denominator.  If this is democracy, then it is  indeed effete and  Canada,  regardless of constitutions, its  Parliamentary traditions et al,  will not survive. We'll be  taken over by those whose  system, whatever they call it,  puts a high value on talent and  achievement. We can sadly  already see this happening  when we have to import  technicians and specialists  from other countries, an elite  to run our institutions and  resource management, because we do not have Canadians qualified for such jobs.  If minority interests are  disallowed on the grounds that  they're elitist, we're not only  depriving ourselves of the enrichment and diversity which  could make the quality of our  lives the envy of the whole  world, but we're leaving  ourselves open to the tyranny  of mass-produced culture and  with it massed-produced  thought. That in its turn can  only leave us open to dictatorship in some form.  The philosophy of democracy, while espousing the  rule of the majority, surely  implies that the government  chosen by the majority has  the responsibility to protect  the rights of minorities - otherwise what difference is there  from a dictatorship?  A democracy provides, or is  supposed to provide, equal  opportunity for all its citizens  to succeed. In fact, this is  much more difficult to achieve  than we think, and needs the  constant concern of every  community to make sure that  those who strive for excellence, whether it's at the  Olympics, as a surgeon, diver,  violinist, or whatever, receives  the encouragement and support they need.  The old system of support  for the arts and sciences by  the rich and those with  inherited wealth and power  has changed, so if traditional  art forms and scientific research are to flourish, they  have to be supported in large  part by a willing society,  which believes that diversity  and knowledge is important.  The sort of lives we want for  ourselves and our children are  those with many opportunities, not just those prescribed  by the current fad of the consumer based media.  We mistakenly think of  society as a large homogenous  mass with some select and  peripheral satellites of minority interests. In fact, few of  us are so limited that we  do *not circulate freely, en  joying many interests which  appeal to a majority, but  sampling a wide variety of  minority interests too.  Ms. Carney sounds as  though she thinks only an  academic elite would be  watching CBC-2. I think she's  reflecting an age that is long  gone. While minority programming may well include  technical discussions or coverage of academic symposia, it  will also cover business  concerns, amateur sport, ethnic interest, Native People's  programmes and a wide  variety of arts and sciences,  drama, film and children's  programmes. While audiences  for individual shows may not  be large by BBM standards,  one must always remember  that for such programming the  whole audience may change  within an hour from tiddly-  wink enthusiasts to physicists  or opera buffs and cannot be  evaluated by the criteria of the  marketplace.  If we, in the name of  democracy, allow our lives to  be restricted to marketable  standards of what is acceptable for tax-payer's support,  we shall be the poorer for it  and democracy will not survive.  Instead of bothering about  old elites, we should be  watching the new power-  brokers. Make no mistake  about it, those who acquire  power by whatever means  want to keep it in as few  hands as possible and this in  itself is a threat to democracy.  We need a strong and regionally viable CBC to counter  the centralized power of the  Cable owners.  The Sechelt Garden Club  opened its 1981 activities at  the meeting of February 4 in  St. Hilda's Church Hall. This  club meets on the first Wednesday of each month except  July and August when garden  tours and picnics are held.  Using the name Sechelt is  rather a misnomer as the vast  majority of the 90 members  live away from the Village of  Sechelt. The current president  Tarn Johnson, lives near  Gibsons and members come  from all points on this Sunshine Coast.  The prime aim of the club is  to promote interest in all  aspects of gardening. This is  done through the monthly  meetings of the club where  many topics re: plant cultivation are discussed. Quite  often we bring in an expert  who presents material related  to his particular field of  expertise. Two flower shows  are held each year, a spring  show (April 25, .1981 and a  summer show (September  12, 1981). At these shows the  public is invited to view an  array of beautiful blooms and  plants. Tea and refreshments  are provided and a sale of  plants is offered where good  quality bargains abound. The  September show is a com  petitive one and is judged by  persons who have qualified  themselves through the courses provided by the B.C.  Council of Garden Clubs.  Over the years the club has  given time, advice, and  material to some public areas.  The club also sponsors a  Junior Garden Club at the  Sechelt   Elementary   School.  The two Suncoast newspapers, the Coast News and  The Press, make a good contribution to gardening by  having a garden column in  most issues. These columns  are timely, very helpful and  often are entered in my  collection of garden ideas.  Good Gardening.  JSJ  Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd., Gibsons    888-7359 ' j  by Sandy Loam  In one gardening weather  week we went from June to  December and all in the  beginning of February. The  crocus, snowdrops, primroses  and forsythia were out in  bloom looking tender and  optimistic. We were given (and  1 took) our first comfortable  opportunity to recut flower bed  edges and yard out grass  clumps and enormous weeds  with seven-inch roots which  had flourished during the  unusually warm winter. The  chives were up, as were the  anenomes. With the heavy frost  that followed our premature  Carefree gardening  Societies���.. .    ,.    ^  non-profit organizations  1981 International Year of Disabled Persons  1981 will focus attention on the capabilities of disabled persons and how they  function in jobs with confidence and skill. The Province of British Columbia is  inviting applications lor funding from Non-Profit Organizations able to provide  training and employment opportunities for disabled persons during the International Year of Disabled Persons. If your organization can provide disabled  persons with an opportunity to learn worthwhile, marketable skills on the job, you  can apply for funding for wages and other project expenses. Jobs may start after  May 1 and terminate on August 31. 1981. Funds are limited and the deadline for  applications is March 13. For complete details, contact any Ministry of Labour  office, Provincial Agent, or the nearest Employment Opportunity Programs office  at:  ���120 - 4946 Canada Way, Burnaby, B.C. V5G 4J6 291-2901  or dial Operator and ask for Zenith 2210, toll tree  Province ol Ministry  British Columbia     ol Labour  SjJ/     Employment Opportunity Programs Branch  w  ^~      L0ST5 -14 lbs. IN THE  NEXT TWO WEEKS  ON THE AMAZING NO NONSENSE DIET  OVER 50,000 PEOPLE HAVE LOST WEIGHT THE NO NONSENSE WAY.  ��� Lose up to 30 pounds in only 30 days  ��� This is the nutritious, safe & intelligent  way to lose weight naturally  ��� Less than 85�� per meal  ��� Lose up to 6 inches ott your waist  ��� Remember your waistline is your  lifeline  The no nonsense diet deals with the  three basic problems facing the dieter  APPETITE: The no nonsense meal replacement  has been designed to cuib youf appetite and to  really lower your calorie intake.  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I took my first trip to Casey's  Country Garden this week to  discover the most gorgeous  plump, bright pink primroses  all ready for a few days on your  coffee table and thence to  continue blooming in your  flower beds as the coast warms  into real Spring. Primroses are  perennial and will be with your  forever.  While exploring the area  around the three corners at  Roberts Creek, I discovered a  lovely little lane. Living there in  their impeccably kept home  surrounded by lovely gardens  and twenty four chickens, are  the Ponds. Versatile Dorothy  and Les arrived on the Coast  last year complete with two  partially completed boats  (ships?) that Les has under  construction.  One is a thirty-foot Newfoundland Dory that he is  building from scratch and the  other is an old fashioned Fraser  River fishboat - a 28-foot  counter stern, that he bought as  a wreck and is carefully  restoring. Both ships look  beautiful if only slightly out of  place on the beautifully kept  lawns by the large workshop.  The Ponds are an interesting  and interested couple for us to  have acquired here on the  coast. I am sad to hear that they  are considering taking their  lovely ships elsewhere to carry  on their activities. We need all  the colour we can get.  As for Gardening - let's get  going on cutting those edges,  grubbing out all the weeds and  popping sweet peas deep into  the ground at the base of  stumps and around gates for  Summer climbing fragrance,  colour and cutting.  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Day  after day children descend on my kitchen like the proverbial hordes  and I stand like Mother Hubbard contemplating the bare shelves.  When I was their age I had no such problem or so it seems. I attended  a British school which offered that now almost vanished institution -  the school dinner. Swallowing a school dinner successfully  counteracted any pangs of hunger. I remember well my favourite  teacher saying: "For what we hope to receive...." the remainder was  drowned by clatterings and crashes of protest from the kitchens!  I did however decide in my own interest that I'd try a couple of  desserts. I always had a weak spot for a mysterious yellow creation  known as "school custard", but there was no way that could be  duplicated and even after all these years I couldn't face "frog spawn".  Everybody in Wales has one pudding for Sunday dinner. By the  time I left home I felt like the little girl in A.A. Milne's poem ���  "What is the matter with Mary Jane?  She's perfectly well and she hasn't a pain  And it's lovely rice pudding for dinner again!  What is the matter with Mary Jane?"  Years of abstinence made my taste buds decide that it wasn't too  bad after all, and the kids ate it all up.  ��� Happy Baking!  Nest Lewis  *S  (former home  economics teacher)    W$  Rice Pudding  '/, cup rice  '/�� cup tusar  2 teaspoons butter  grated nutmeg  2% cups mflfc  I rab/espoon sultana raitun  1*93  Put all ingredients in a pudding dish, stir to mix, and bake at 32$��  for about l'A hours. Remove from oven and stir in beaten egg. Taste  and add more nutmeg if necessary. Bake for another half hour and  serve plain - or sin of sins, with a spoonful of strawberry jam!  The other "nursery pudding" I tried was Bread and Butter  Pudding, My grandmother used to make this in the warming oven at  the side of her coal range using thin slices of white bread from  Charlotte's bakery. I used an electric oven and wholemeal bread  which wasn't quite the same but the kids didn't mind.  Bread and Butter Pudding  Vi cup currant*  4 slices of broad  butUr  4 eggs  54 cup sugar  nutmeg  'A cup milk  % teatpoon vanilla essence  Butter a baking dish well and scatter half the currants on it. Cut  each slice of bread in half and butter each slice well. Place the bread  in layers in the baking dish sprinkling the remainder of the currants  in between the layers.  Beat the eggs, sugar and nutmeg then stir in the milk and vanilla.  Pour over the bread and stand at room temperature for IS minutes.  Bake at 375�� for about 45 minutes until the pudding has set and the  top layer is slightly crisp.  LAicy-  Better Buy  margarine  .454gm  530  clieezwhlz      ��^*2.39  Frozo - Choice  .907gm  McCain's - Beefeater  tries  907 gm  M.00  Clean Joke Section  Customer. 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In reviewing my��ote�� I recalled some informatifltr���*-���-��� *  that might be of general interest.  The opening speaker, a man of many years of experience ���:��  and "common sense" approach, was UBCM Executive  director, Mr. C.S.J. McKelvey. He spoke of the ever increasing  turnover of elected aldermen in local government. The rate is  roughly 1 in 5. The more than 200 new faces attending the  seminar, he felt, was an indication of the frustration  experienced by many of the elected officials and/or a desire for  change on the part of the electorate. Nonetheless it could also  be a most rewarding experinece if the newly elected alderman  did not undertake to change the world overnight. Slowly  change will come about where it is needed but never radically.  We learned more about the organizational structure of  government, from the most senior to provincial to municipal,  and as I had already begun to realize, how little real power we  have at the local level, except that which is specifically  delegataed by the BNA Act to the provinces and from the  provinces to us.  One speaker told us, however, that B.C. has the best record  of any for maintaining local autonomy. We have a rather  unique situation in B.C. where 99.75% of the total land area is  not municipally organized territory, and for this reason we  have the Regional District system and its local sub-districts  established in 1965.  In the session on Planning it was stressed that regional  district and municipal co-ordination was extremely important,  and is the reason, of course, why we have direct representation  on the Regional District Boards. Planning intelligently for the  future is not easy, they said, against the multitude of forces  that push and pull in an effort to force their particular views  into action or non-action.  " There Is a desire for an Increasing number of people in the.,  smaller municipalities, populated frequently by peopte'who������'  left the larger centres for peace and quiet, to keep their new  found home in a "sleepy hollow" state, it is important, while  attempting to preserve the peace and quiet, to recognize that  outside pressures to join us in "sleepy hollow" will force  change upon us, and if we don't plan for the ultimate, we can  have chaotic and costly development.  In many towns and cities, the old original beginnings (the  down-town core areas) are being rejuvinated. In Prince  George for example, the city has aggressively used public  funds to buy up and bulldoze down a large acreage of old,  down-town buildings. They are now, we were told, taking  advantage of the down-town revitalization benefits as set up by  the Provincial Government. They will invite several major  department stores and national companies to rebuild the old  centre on land leased to them by the city.  This will in turn provide the community with new, convenient  shopping, business and apartment dwelling facilities, while at  the same time providing new employment and a new tax base.  Desperate situations require bold and courageous  measures. I can tell you from my brief experience on council  that we cannot begin to do what we need to do for nicer streets,  sidewalks, Harbour esplanade, and many many more things  without the necessary tax base and general revenue to do it  with. We were told to seek out the pertinent information, have  confidence in the fact that as the elected body we are the  decision-makers, and no matter how hard we may try, we will  only please very few people for very little of the time.  A rather disconcerting outlook, isn't it?  I        i& 1. Cut out this Coupon Tj��      ��  I ^V a*       2. Attach to your Sales Slip % \S?0 \  2. Attach to your Sales Slip  3. Return to Ken's Lucky Dollar "*X  DRAW TO BE MADE SUNDAY AT 5 p.m.  NAME TEL NO.   �����!  Iff  POSTAL ADDRESS  Our popular $50.00 weekly grocery draw will continue each week into  1981 until further notice.  ZOth  Grocery Draw Winner  Louis Maclean  Shop with confidence. Our prices are uery competitive.  We will not be undersold on these advertised items.  We fully guarantee everything we sell to he satisfactory.  or money cheerfully refunded. 12  Coast News, February 17, 1981  I SPORTS I  From the Fairway  by Ernie Hume  A repeat performance was  accomplished a week ago last  Friday. Bill Fraser of Sechelt  managed to score his second  hole-in-one on the Sunshine  Coast Golf Course Club. Bill  shot his first hole-in-one on  the 171 yard par 3 hole and  has now managed to conquer  the short 106 yard par 8 hole.  It would appear that the tricky  #8 hole is being overcome  early this year in spite of it  being guarded on both sides  with huge sandtraps and a  nasty lake guarding the front  approach. The Golf Club is  pleased to have these hole-in-  one incidents reported. Each  one sends an under-privileged  youngster to camp, under the  campaign sponsored by the  Molson Breweries, public  relations program.  Pleased be advised that the  1981 invoices for dues has  been mailed to all members  this last week. Your valid  membership card can be  secured at the Golf Club on  payment of dues.  The new match committee  is planning an interesting  18-holc tournament  this  co  ming season. It is to be the  men against the senior men 55  years and older. Loser pays for  the dinner. Don't sell the  seniors short!  A reminder to the newly-  elected board of directors. The  first monthly meeting will be  held on Thursday, February  19th at 7:30 sharp at the club  house.  On the Rocks^*  by Verda Schneider  At time of writing, our Open  Mixed Bonspiel is in full  swing with rinks from the  Arbutus Club, Delta, Powell  River, Sechelt, North Vancouver and Vancouver and  most of our local rinks. We  will report the results next  week.  On February 27-28 and  March 1 our club will be  hosting the Ladies Open  Bonspiel. Looks like a full  slate again this year. The  ladies really enjoy this one -  with the men taking care of all  arrangements and the ladies  just enjoying themselves.  Good Curling!  Gray knows what he's doing  by Ed Lands  I can't help thinking that of  ail people wearing a black and  yellow jersey this year no one is  more aware of the Bruin's loss  . to Roberts Creek in last year's  SCMHL final series than Jim  " Gray. Gray's maturing in the  current season has created a  fire   lor   his  teammates  and  , opponents alike Hisconsistent  play on the ice coupled with his  direction and acquisition of  local hockey talent is truly  commendable. Now 1 don't  mean to sound schmaltzy  about my former opponent  whom I learned to distrust. I  just have to admit, he knows  what he is doing.  For  two  periods,  Roberts  ALWAYS AVAILABLE/^  Our Skill and ( �����  Knowledge    VI  [FOR ONE STOP SHOPPING]  Leave your prescription  and do the rest of your  Shopping in the Mall or  Phone in Advance &  we will have il ready.  Creek was a going concern  coming from behind to tie  things up at two in the opening  period only to have Cozy Court  lead 5 - 3 going into the final  frame. The Creeks mounted a  serious attack for the first ten  trying to make up some lost  ground. But Clemas saves on  Cecil Duff in particular, and at  the right moments, seemed to  turn the offensive around for  the Bears who counted two  unanswered goals to walk away  minutes  of  the  3rd  period,    with a 7-3 win.  Playoffs undecided  We have e complete  PATIENT RECORD PLAN  lor your protection ind  convenience.  -We will mail out  vour prescriptions  the same day it you  cannot call for them.  Hunk you for your pitroriigt  ' MARA BEAUMONT    BOB GRANT'  I 886-7213 J  SUNNrCRtST MAIL  As the SCMHL winds down  to its final few weeks of league  action, no team presently  appears to have an upper hand  heading into the play-offs for  the coveted "Radymski Memorial Trophy".  While last year's league-  winning Cozy Court Bruins  hold a slim lead over the  Mitten Flames, first place is  still not assured and it could  conceivably go down to the  final league game to decide  the league champion.  In the past, however, the  league winner has never won  the play-off championship, as  each year the league champion has been upset in either  the semi-finals or final series.  Last season's Bruins found  themselves coasting to 25  consecutive games without a  loss,- before being upset by  perennial play-off champs,  Roberts Creek. This year,  however, with all four teams  in the SCMHL very even on  any given night, the play-offs  could easily be decided by the  Standings   (as  of  Feb.   10)  GP  1. Cozy Court Bruins 20  2. Mitten Flames 20  3. Roberts Creek 19  4. Gibsons Realty Rangers   19  goalkeeper with the hot hand,  or by injuries, which have  already claimed various starters throughout the league.  At this time the SCMHL  would like to publicly thank  their four very generous  sponsors, who have made this  year a success thus far - The  Gibsons Realty, who sponsor  the "Rangers". The Elphinstone Recreation Association  and Ernie Fossett, the backbone of the Roberts Creek  club. Mitten Realty, our  newest sponsor for the  "Flames". Finally, Cliff Lindsay, owner of the Cozy Court  Motel and his "Bruins". The  players and fans are appreciative.  Upcoming Games  Tues. Feb. 17 (9:00 p.m.) -  R.C. vs Flames  Sat.  Feb.  21  (8:00 p.m.)  -  Gibsons vs Flames  Sun. Feb. 22 (6:30 p.m.) ���  R.C. vs Bruins  Tues. Feb. 24 (9:00 p.m.) -  Bruins vs Gibsons  W  11  9  9  4  L  7  8  10  14  PTS  24  21  18  9  PENDER HARBOUR  REALTY LTD.  883-2794  Your Autoplan  Agent  Halfmoon Bay  to Egmont  -lolin Rrccn  883-9978  wmm  PENINSULA  MARKET  885-9721    Davis Bay, B.C.  tide tables  Bradley J Benson photo  SCMHL's Mitten Flames get their 1980-81 ice time paid for by the staff of Mitten Realty. On the left,  Butch Ono, coach for the team receives a cheque for $500 from Ray Bernier, Sales Manager for  Mitten Realty. Terry Brackett, the team's assistant coach is on the right. Captain of the team is  Claude Charleton. Mitten also donated the jerseys.  Reference:  Point Atkinson  Will. lib. IK  (IW)S  11 .HI  1635  :ii5  Thurs. I i'Ii  0635  Pacific  Standard Time  Ii  1215  i7:s  Fri, Feb. 20  0005  0705  13511  1X00  Sal. hcb. 21  110.15  0725  1330  183!  3.8  15.0  8.7  13 I  82  12.8  Sun. Feb. 22  0115  0750  14011  1955  Mon. Feb. 2.1  (1145  0820  1455  2045  TlW. Feb. 24  0235  0850  1515  2145  GROCERIES  SUNDRIES  Open 9���9  FISHING TACKLE  TIMEX WATCHES  7 Days a Week  Elphie boys host  basketball tourney  mmmmm  wmm  byC.  The Elphinstone Junior  Boys Basketball Team will be  hosting the Howe Sound Zone  Junior Basketball tournament  on February 27 and 28, the  first step on the road to the  provincial finals.  The Elphinstone team has  done very well this season,  with a current record of IS  wins and nine losses. The  team hopes to improve this  record on February 17, when  the boys travelling to Hamilton, a strong team from the  North Shore. The last home  game of the season for the  juniors before the playoffs  will be on Monday, February  23 at 3:30 p.m., against St.  Georges, a game in which  great community support is  expected.  Teams will be coming from  Pemberton, Squamish, Sechelt, Pender Harbour and of  course Gibsons.  There will be plenty of fine  basketball action, with Friday's games being played at  Elphinstone and Saturday's  games at Chatelech.  Watch next week's Coast  News for game times.  Sunshine Coast   LIONS CLUB  PROUDLY   PRESENTS  1981 Edition  2nd ANNUAL  INTERNATIONAL  ALL-STAR  VARIETY SHOW  PRODUCED BY   RICHARD W  BATES  W HOURS OF GREAT  FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT  Strikes and Spares  by Bod Mulcaster  lot k He  KH.i-27V>  We completed the first  round of the Export 'A'  National Classified Tournament last Sunday and the  winners are: 1st team, Andrea  Waiters, Ruth Hogberg, Melody Kitsch, Hazel Skytte,  Dianne Fitchell; 2nd team,  Leslie Elliott', Chris Moore,  Barb Christie, Willie Buck-  master, Pat Prest; 3rd team,  Cindy Grafe, Karen Whiel-  don, Phyllis Francis, Debbie  Newman, Barb Rezansoff;  4th team, Janet Meldrum,  Wendy Watts, Sheila Enger,  Dorothy Hanson, Bev Drom-  bolis; 5th team, Penny Stubbs,  Barb Wold, Alice Smith,  Pam Swanson, Bonnie McConnell.  For the men: 1st team,  Wes Newman, Dave Neumann, Mike Clement, George  Langsford, Brian Butcher;  2nd team, Tom Stenner, Jim  Peers, Mel Buckmaster, Frank  Redshaw, Henry Hinz; 3rd  team, Ray Chamberlin, George Francis, Ray Coates, Ralph  Roth, Arman Wold.  The second round goes here  March ISth with bowlers from  Garibaldi Lanes in Squamish  and the winners of each class  will form a team and bowl in  the provincial finals.  Our Y.B.C. singles and  teams have been declared for  the 'Four Steps to Stardom'  Tournament and they are for  the Bantams; single, Nedeen  Skinner; team, Natasha Foley,  Andrea Doran, Nadine Olsen,  Nicole Allen, Lorri Frandsen;  Boys single, Scott Spain;  team, Craig Kincaid, David  Kirsch, Dennis Frandsen,  George Williams, Gary Tetzlaff, Junior singles are Arlene  Mulcaster and Andy Solinsky.  The Senior Girl single is  Michele Solinsky and Bruce  Russell is the Boys single and  the Boys team is Glen Han-  char, Rick Buckmaster, Neil  Redshaw, Ray Dow and Dean  LePage.  The Bantams bowl at North  Shore Bowl and the Juniors at  Varsity Lanes on February  22nd and the Senior Zone  Final will be here.  In league action, 300 games  were rolled by Gwen Edmonds  - 304, Andy Henderson - 304  and Arman Wold a 305 and  1025 for four in the Classic  League, Randy Whieldon a  307 in the Gibsons 'A' League,  Terry Duffy a 343 in the Ball  & Chain League, Ralph Roth a  306' in the Phuntastique  League and Ruby Harmon a  342 in the Legion League.  Good triples,  Nora  Solinsky  - 723, Marge Iverson - 711,  George Langsford - 734, Andy  Spence - 742, Terry Duffy -  776, Bob Fletcher - 729,  Ralph Roth - 792, Pat Prest -  732, Debbie Newman - 706,  Ruby Harmon-761.   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Is It because we live on the  Sunshine Coast that we have become conditioned to believe a temporary  patch-up job after a breakdown is the only way to operate?  ��� Fact Is - Most breakdowns are caused by those worn  bushings, shafts, sprockets, keys, etc. and the resulting  accumulated lash in equipment.  ��� Fact Is - Major parts replacement is usually not necessary  if the minor work is done early.  ��� Fact Is - Vancouver parts suppliers love us on the  Sunshine Coast because all of our repair work is new  parts replacement.  ��� Fact Is - It will cost you a whole lot less if you bring in your  worn hydraulic cylinders, couplings, sprockets, shafts,  bushings, sheaves, pins, conveyor parts, etc. NOW!  ��� Fact Is - We have a new well cooled machine shop and  welding facility across from South Coast Ford in Sechelt.  Let's build up that shaft, broach a new keyway, turn a new  bushing and save ourselves a buck.  Baylen Industries Ltd.  Wharf Rd.,Sechelt  885-5612  ����� More Letters to the Editor   Ate��ort��ote��  Coast News, February 17,1981  13  Support for Agricultural Land Reserve  Continued from Page Three.  active policy committed to the  preservation of agricultural  land, through planned zoning,  and supporting the Agricultural Land Reserve. Unfortunately, the Village of Gibsons has  no such policy, and, the current  council members have displayed no interest in the preservation of agricultural land. This  point is my most important  quarrel with the amalgamation  proposal.  Secondly, the inclusion of  these parcels of land would  create an awkward municipal  border. If this land is incorporated into the village, I feel that  both the Ministry of Municipal  Affairs and the Village of  Gibsons will place considerable  pressure   on   the   remaining  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  u    805-5664  home owners in District Lot  690 to follow suit. I believe that  the majority of residents in  District Lot 690 do not wish to  incorporate with the municipality of Gibsons at the present  time. I alio concur with the  Ministry of Municipal Affairs  who forsee planning and servicing difficulties in this proposal.  In conclusion, I believe that  any amalgamation proposal  involving any, or all, of District  Lot 690 should be tabled until  the residents of Area "E" and  District Lot 690 have defined  the future development of .this  area through an official community plan. I believe the  Regional Board should oppose  this proposal until a community ' plan is completed, and  when the village of Gibsons has  defined its position on the  preservation of agricultural  land. Until the village council  has assured the residents of  surrounding rural areas of their  policies in regards to the  preservation of rural and  agricultural land this decision  should be postponed. If the  proposed   amalgamation  oc  curs, it would mean the automatic and unavoidable loss of  approximately 40 acres of  prime agricultural land - assets  in a rural community like ours,  which we enjoy and admire,  would be lost due to poor  community planning and uncontrolled growth and development.  1 support and encourage the  Sunshine Coast Regional District in its opposition to this  amalgamation proposal in any  way you deem fit.  Sincerely yours,  John L. Johnston  Secretary-Treasurer mutters back  rates is estimated at $2,590,  Editor:  There are two small points  which need correcting in  articles which appeared in  your last issue. In the report  on the meeting at Madeira  Park to talk about the Pender  Harbour pool, Mrs. Vader is  reported as having said words  to the effect that, if they can  afford to spend $18,000 on  Elphinstone tennis courts,  why can't they afford to spend  $5,000 on the swimming pool  in Pender. Either the report  was wrong or Mrs. Vader was  wrong; the tennis courts in  question are budgeted for no  less a place than Pender  Harbour Secondary School.  Elphinstone already has its  tennis courts. I hasten to add  that this does not have any  bearing on the swimming pool  question, no matter where the  tennis courts are to be put,  they are distinctly separate  questions and distinctly separate budget sections with  different criteria leading to the  particular decision. In the  interests of accuracy, however, would everyone please  note that the tennis courts in  this year's budget section  have always been shown as  being at Pender Harbour  The second point relates to  Maryanne's mutterings, She  made a very good case, just  one little flaw, the whole case  is built upon the School Board  only' providing swimming in  Grades 3, 5 and 8 to the  Pender Harbour area, and at  no time has the Board made  that particular decision. It  was pointed out to the Pender  Harbour people that this is the  standard School District's  swim programme but in fact  the only decision which the  Board has ever made relating  to the 1981 budget for swimming from Halfmoon Bay  north was to provide for a  programme which will permit  every student from Grades  K-12 from Halfmoon Bay to  Egmont to have had a swimming programme during the  1980/81 school year. The cost  of this programme at 1W  Impressed  Editor:  Please send me the News for  six months.  I started reading the Coast  News when my brother Carl  Chrismas gave it to me as a  present for a year.  But I am deeply impressed  with your paper and enjoy it.  My husband, subscribed to  both the Province and the Sun,  but I never really enjoyed them  as a lot of it was quite beyond  me. All I read was the art  articles and fashions.  But I find your paper quite'  like visiting a family each week-  Much success to all of you.  Sincerely,  Virgie West  Editor:    ^^__^^^__  W.R. Pearson's letter to the  Press, February 3, 1981,  endorses my apprehension  regarding the noise factor at  the present airport in Wilson  Creek. When I read a few  weeks ago that money was to  be set aside for expansion of  the airport I was distressed  and dismayed. Obviously,  with a larger facility the noise  from extra air-traffic will  certainly create more residential stress. Now, if what  Mr. Pearson says is true  and they are going to Install  night-flying lights on the field,  the impact on the residents of  the Sunshine Coast and  particularly those in the direct  vicinity of Sechelt, will be  devastating to say the least.  I say this from experience,  which,at79��"rates"wo"u"ld be h��v'n8 "ved in Davis Bay in  around $2,800 to $2,900. a nice home with �� suPerb  Of course, if Maryanne had view, a stone's throw from the  had those figures, she ��'?��?��� The constant frying  wouldn't have been able to school operation that carried  write the article which she on during the summer months  wrote. Maryanne is usually trom daylight - 5:30 (con-  very good about checking with seryatively) to even night-  the Board Office to be sure she fly">8 practice at midnight,  has the right information was most unnerving,  before committing pen to Consequently, I found' my  paper, too bad she didn't do it rest disturbed and I was short-  this time. One of the puzzling changed on the required  things about this whole amount of sleep to keep sane.  This forced me to relocate in  Halfmoon Bay at considerable  expense and physical discomfort.  The aircraft are not abiding  by the MOT regulations of  flying in this area. Many of us  attended Sechelt Council meetings in the put and spent  Secretary-Treasurer much time trying to iron out  Board of School Trustees this problem. Finally MOT  Pender Harbour pool controversy has been the way in  which virtually nobody has  taken the trouble to find out  what the situation really is  before making up their minds  that  the   School   Board   is  wrong- Yours very truly,  " MUls,  concern  came up with a new flight  pattern to ease the noise  factor, by insisting on aircraft  flying off-shore, instead of  directly over residential areas.  The required flying altitude  over houses and buildings  of all kinds, presumably  remains the same, but this  also is grossly abused. Last  summer the bombardment of  flight noise worsened and the  craft now fly as low as it is safe  to clear the treetops and our  roof-tops are shaved so close  by these zooming maniacs  that all conversation has to  cease, even while talking on  the telephone indoors.  Believe me, it is time to  voice a loud protest. Even now  the noise factor is horrendous  and we in Halfmoon Bay area  are not immune either. The  country tranquility we fervently sought has disappeared and we are left with this  increasingly monstrous din  from overhead.  Diana Daly,  Halfmoon Bay  Swim & trim  Editor:  Attention: Working Gals  If you are as enthused as I am  about swimming for a trim  shape, please drop a line or  phone the village showing your  interest. Unfortunately there  will be no schedule change until  the fall but your suggestions  will be noted and, maybe with  luck, they'll have an evening  "Trim and Slim" program for  women who can't attend during  thedav- Yours truly,  Louise Palmer  Swanson's  Swanson's Concrete  Products Ltd.  Manufacture & Sale of  SUNK TUNIS  cuius. Pier woe**, etc  Box 172 Sechelt, B.C. VON  jafifcr- :>   . fjHSe^&ji^-^m^  3A0  >-  ELBCTROHOME  14" COLOUR T.V.  l^A  ���499.  SUNSHINE COAST T.V.  COWRIE ST. 885-9816  "After the SALE, it's the SERVICE that counts"  M  Sales Representative  IAN GRIFFITH  ��� Framing Packages  ��� Cedar Siding  ��� Timbers  Please call for quotations    526-6744  738-4791 Res  Collect  NORTHCOAST FOREST PRODUCTS LTD  2320 Rogers Avenue, Coqulllam. B.C. 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This  simple act hardly earned me a  place among the hierarchy of  crime so it was with regret 1 had  to admit to myself that I would  never be another Dillinger,  "Baby Face" Nelson or qualify  as a member of Al Capone's  mob of thugs. In fact as soon as  I reached the capital city I  promptly forgot the whole  incident and instead of dodging  around in the shadows, skulking in doorways or attempting  to disguise my appearance by  wearing a false moustache or  beard, I just acted in my usual  manner and paced the city  streets like any other decent,  law-abiding citizen. It was as  well that I did, as the very day  after my arrival, by a stroke of  very good luck, I found myself  a job.  After paying for a night's  lodging at Cyr's Hotel on  Murray Street and eating a  gargantuan breakfast at Bowie's Lunch, I took inventory  of my financial condition and  found that, out of the ten dollar  bill the MacRaes' had loaned  me, all I had left was around six  dollars which hardly justified a  trip over the bridge into Hull. I  could have got pleasantly  drunk on that amount, but  being painfully aware that the  place was crawling with "painted ladies of the night" and I  possibly needed their attentions even more than I needed  the liquid refreshments, I  wisely decided to stay away.  My top priority was finding  work and accumulating a  stake, then I could hie myself to  that sinful city and really tear it  apart!  Musing in this vein, I was  strolling along Spark's Street  around 11 am. when a voice  from the crowd called "Hi Don,  how are you?" and "What are  do doing in the big city?" I  recognized the voice and, sure  enough, it was Jane or Jennie  as we all called her, the second  daughter of Ferg. Halpenny,  the farmer for whom I had  previously worked out in  Manotick. She was still working for the Civil Service in  Ottawa and was out for a coffee  break. I had always thought her  rather shy and reserved but  now she was very friendly and  invited me to join her, in fact  she even offered to buy me a  coffee, so we entered an  adjacent cafe. We chatted away  about this and that, when she  suddenly recalled that her Dad  had just commenced the haying  and she was sure he would be  only too glad to have me once  again as his helper. In no time  at all a phone call to Manotick  was made and the answer was  "Sure, come on out". I caught  the next bus and that night,  after one of the magnificent  suppers that only Annabelle  and her mother could make, I  was back up in my old room, in  my old bed, just as if I had  never left.  Weatherwise, that summer  was perfect for not only the  haying but for the ripening of  grain. It was so hot and dry it  YOU'LL NEVER RUN OUT!  Audrey's coffee service  Office & Restaurant Coffee  Supplies & Equipment  885-3716   YOUR AUTOPLAN  CENTRE  Taking care of  all your Real Estate Needs  Seaside Plaza Evenings Call  886-2000    Norm Peterson Dennis Suveges  886-9121    886-2607(Res )or 886-7264 (Res.)  broke all records I imagine.  Consequently, it was a welcome relief when, on Sunday  afternoons in the company ol  two or three of the other hired  men around, all young fellows  like myself, went for a swim in  the Rideau Canal. We chose a  spot hidden away from the  houses as none of owned a  bathing suit and we had a great  time of it "skinny dipping",  splashing and horsing around  in the cool waters. On this  particular afternoon it so  happened that none of my  companions was much of a  swimmer so I, showing ofl  probably, accepted their dare  to swim across the Canal which  was not wide but very deep,  especially out in the centre. In  past years there had been a  heavy traffic of tugs and barges  but now it was mostly used by  pleasure craft.  I swam across without difficulty, rested on the opposite  bank for a few minutes, then  shouting to the others, "I am on  my way back", I dived in and  had made about ten or twelve  strokes when suddenly I felt  something grab my right foot.  It was an uncanny sensation,  no pain but definitely something or other had seized my  big toe and to my amazement  was holding on to it! I must  confess that I panicked and,  not realizing I was in about 30  feet of water, tried to stand up.  Under I went, then stuggled to  the surface but the damned  thing still had a hold of me.  Now I gathered myself together  and gave a big kick which  released the thing and, at the  same time, 1 felt a sharp searing  pain. A few more strokes and I  was back on the bank from  which I started and boy was I  ever bleeding! My right big toe  was almost severed with two  small blue puncture marks on  the upper part and the artery,  veins and cords of the lower  part all slashed away.  It is too long a story to write  in detail but by the time I  managed to convince the others  on the opposite bank that I was  badly hurt and they, in turn,  went down the canal to where  they could find a boat and row  across to me with my clothes, I  had lost a lot of blood. I used  my belt for a tourniquet which  helped some, while two of them  took off on the run to get Ferg.  Halpenny. He soon arrived in  his car and we made the  seventeen mile drive to the  Ottawa General Hospital E-  mergency Ward to get my toe  sewed back on again. It took  eleven stitches and the intern  on duty at the time bungled the  job so it has been crooked ever  since and still gives me a sharp  spasm if I step on the edge of a  board or am not careful when I  mount a ladder.  By this time, if you have  stayed with the story, will be  wondering what on earth  caused such a wound. To the  best of my knowledge there are  no sharks, barracudas or  piranhas in Canadian rivers,  lakes or other bodies of fresh  water but a month or two later  a Mr. Sadd, a retired commercial artist and an avid  angler, hooked and boated a 37  Ib. muskellunge, almost at the  identical spot where I was  attacked. It is a well-known  and accepted fact that the male  of this species offish, a member  of the pike family, can  be  To better meet the needs of our community, the  gg ROYAL BANK  in Gibsons is pleased to announce  EXTENDED BANKING HOURS  EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 16TH  ?  Our New Hours of Business will be:  Monday to  Wednesday 10 am.  to 4 pm.  Thursday    10 am.  to 5 pm.  Friday        10 am.  to 6 pmV  �� t�� ROYAL BAN K ��  Sunnycrest Mall,  Gibsons, B.C. Phone: 886-2201  particularly aggressive at times,  especially when he is protecting  the female or her nest, so I can  only surmise that he mistook  my toe for an adversary.  I was laid up for a week or  two while my foot healed.  During this time Lottie, the  youngest girl, was assigned as  my nurse and it afforded me the  opportunity of laying siege to  her virture all over again. Sad  to relate, once more 1 got  absolutely nowhere with her. It  was becoming increasingly  obvious that come fall, when 1  was paid off, I would have to  hit across that bridge to Hull.  There the girls knew all about a  man's biological requirements  and there was no waiting  period. All that was needed was  the desire and the price!  Household skills  first aid workshop  Industrial site and  subdivision paving  Proper paving is an important asset in  any well developed industrial or residential site. Well installed surfaces on  roads and parking areas, properly  drained and curbed, make the finished project easier to maintain and  more functional and efficient. Let us  actively participate in your development planning so that the paving is  done to best accommodate the overall plan, resulting in greater economy  and efficiency.  St. Mary's Hospital Boardroom is to be the location for a  discussion and demonstration  on how to cope with the  children's accidents and other  emergencies in the home.  Diane Trudeau, fifteen  years experienced in Industrial First Aid, will tell us  how to apply the five basic  fist aid procedures, of life  saving, i.e.: How to handle a  person whose breathing has  stopped: What to do when a  person chokes: How to cope  with serious bleeding: How to  treat for poisoning: How to  handle an unconscious person and other problems such  as treating wounds and burns.  The workshop will be held  on Thursday, February 19  at 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. Fee: $1 for  one session. Pre-register -  88S-S721, enrolment limited.  9  1  ��  *UCKTOP  PAVING OF  ROADS  PARKING LOTS  SORTING AREAS  TENNIS COURTS  Also grading, gravel sales,  soil cement, drainage  & curbs.  B.A. BLACKTOP  Porpoise Bay Road, Sechelt, B.C.  885-5151  Head Office: P.O. Box 88340. North Vancouver, B.C. 985-0611 In  Christ1;  service  by Rev. George W. Inglis  How may today's "church"  bridge the generation gap  between the rough and unstructured "ekklesia" (assembly) of  Jerusalem in the 1st century  A.I)., and the widely diversified and fantastically disparate  cmbrella structure which is  loosely labelled as "the church"  in the world today?  Probably the safest starting-  point would be to identify what  is meant by the word "church"  and who fits within this  understanding!  The first thing we will very  likely find is that the understanding of the word "church"  itself is so vastly different to the  professing Christians of the  world, that it will be meaningless and unprofitable to discuss  the church at all, unless it is  clearly defined.  This does not mean to  discredit any other definition of  church, or to take lightly those  who   belong   to   a  "church"  The meaning  of the church  which does not fill the meaning  of the word in this discussion.  Therefore, it is not intended  to say that a church formed a  few weeks ago by an 11-year-  old evangelist and his followers  is any less a church than a  church which traces its roots  back 2,000 years.  What it does say is that the  "church" engaged here is the  mainline traditional church, be  it Protestant or Catholic, which  has a full-established doctrine,  a polity (constitution or system), a governmental structure  with oversight, and traditions  which are rooted and founded  in scripture.  Within these parameters, it  may be seen that a "church"  which started by throwing out  all tradition and starting afresh  purely on the basis of one  person's, or one group's interpretation of scripture, would  scarcely fill the bill.  Now would a "church"  which is founded purely on the  basis of stressing one ecclesias-  /?  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Robinson  SEVENTH-DAV  ADVENTIST CHURCH  Sabbath School Sat. 10 a.m.  Hour of Worship Sat. 11 a.m.  St. John's United Church  Davis Bay  Pastor: C. Drieberg  Everyone Welcome  For information phone:  885-9750 or 883-2736  GLAD TIDINGS  TABERNACLE  Gower Point Road  Phone 886-2660  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Worship Service 11:00 a.m.  Evening Fellowship 6 p.m.  Bible Study Wed. 7:30 p>m.  Pastor: Nancy Dykes  CALVARY  BAPTIST CHURCH  Park Rd., Gibsons  Pastor: Harold Andrews  Res: 886-9163,  Church: 886-2611  Sunday School 9:30 a.m.  Morning Service 11 KM a.m.  Gospel Service 7 p.m.  Prayer A Bible Study  Thursday 7 p.m.  GIBSONS  PENTACOSTAL CHURCH  Cedar Grove School  Chaster Rd., Gibsons  Senior Pastor: Ted Boodle  Youth Pastor: Jack Moch  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Morning Worship 11 a.m.  Evening Fellowship 7 p.m.  Home Bible Study  Phone 886-7268 or 886-9482  Affiliated with the  Penucostal   Assemblies   of  Canada     ROMAN CATHOLIC  SERVICES  Rev. Angelo De Pomps  Parish Priest  Times of Masses  Saturday 5:00 p.m.  St. Mary's, Gibsons  Regular Sunday Masses  9:00 a.m. Our Lady  of Lourdes Church  Sechelt Indian Reserve  10:00 a.m. Holy Family  Church, Sechelt  12:00 noon St. Mary's Church  Gibsons  Confessions before Mass  Phone: 885-9526 or 885-5201  REFORMED  CHRISTIAN GATHERING  Sechelt ' 885-5635  (\ Church Services  tical function (even if based on  scripture), and downgrading or  repudiating other functions  (also found in scripture), fit  comfortably into this definition  of the word?  So, the problem becomes  one of discovery of the way in  which a church congregation in  the final decades of the 20th  century may honor traditions,  forms of worship and living  procedure within the worshipping community, which are  hundreds of years old!  If there were a simple  answer, this discussion would  be pompous and pointless - so  would the very real struggles of  the mainline traditional churches for the past half century!  But the answers may be a  whole lot simpler than is  generally understood.  And the answer may lay  within the confines of the  definition of the word "worship," which it states is Webster's Dictionary is rooted in  the word "worth," and as a verb-  transitive means:  1. To  adore or pay divine  honors as to a deity;  2. To reverence with supreme  respect and veneration.  Secondly, the answer may  lay within our understanding of  the Cod who we worship - is he  dead, or is he totally unap-  �� proachable, or is he alive and  dynamic today within our  worshipping community as he  was 2,000 years ago?  Thirdly, the answer may  require an understanding of  why we worship - is it purely a  sign of conventional respectability, or is it a way to appease  the wrath ofa vengeful deity, or  is it to offer a loving response to  a loving and merciful God our  'of pure, sheer joy?  If we feel that worship is to  adore or reverence a dead or  unapproachable God, it can be  seen the manner of worship  would be quite different than if  we believe, we are worshipping  a living and loving God who  knows and loves us personally,  and offers us rewards beyond  our wildest earthly dreams.  It can also be seen that the  worship of a living and loving  and personal God should be  joyful, contemporary, and  addressed to a God of today  with all the reverence of  yesterday, when the saints of  the church were forming the  church's worship patterns.  It seems to follow, then, that  the worship, in order to be at  once reverential and joyful,  traditional and contemporary,  should also take into account  very strongly the roles of the  worshipper and the one being  worshipped.  So, if we accept the belief  that God is alive, joyous,  dynamic in every race and  culture in the world, we should  link God and worship together  in such fashion that we honor  the manners, mores and culture  of the worshipping community.  We should draw on the  example of Jesus, who worshipped in the structured  worship of his race and cultural  background in the temple and  synagogue on sabbath days and  holy days, and he worshipped  in the hills and plains of his  country in a free, unstructured,  teaching and praising worship  at other times ��� as the time and  place ordained.  We should honor the fact  that the worshipper who finds  the well-ordered and structured  worship fills his needs, may be  offended and affronted by the  loose and free-wheeling, spontaneous type of worship in  which others find joy.  This is the basic problem  which has arisen in the mainline, traditional church since  1968, when the modern version  of the charismatic approach to  worship arose strongly in the  U.S. and has since swept  around the world, splitting  many congregations into two  distinct factions of worship -  structured and traditional on  one side, and free-wheeling and  experimental on the other.  As we said at the outset,  there is ho easy bridge between  the rough and unstructured  early church, and the church of  today, unless we narrow down  our definitions and regard  today's structured church in  tighter focus, as a reverential  body of believers, honoring a  God of life and love, and  heeding his commandment to  love one another.  Then we may find that  worship attains its true meaning when it does establish a  bridge!  But the bridge need not link  anything other than (he worshipper and the one he or she  worships!  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Financial assistance  Management counselling  Management training  Information on government  programs for business  On Wednesday, February 25th  one of our representatives will be at  tht office* of  McKIBBIN & BEECHAM, C.A.t   885-2254  If you require financing to start, modernize or  expand your business and are unable to  obtain it elsewhere on reasonable terms and  conditions or if you are interested in the  FBDB management services of counselling  and training or wish information on  government programs available for your  business, talk to our representative  ^���I 145 West 15th Street,  *���       North Vancouver. V7M 1R9 980-6571  ������I OpeningnewdoontosmaKbusinevs.  Coast News, February 17, 1981  15  ELECTRONICS  ��� Typewriters  OFFICE  ��� Photocopiers  ��� Cosh Registers ��� Calculators  ��� Office Supplies Furniture   &   Stationery  Wharf M.       Sechelt 885 3735  AblRDflb  CEDAR  HOIDES  Chlntney  Cleaning  & Maintenance  Phone 886-8187  ��� John Burnside photo  Mrs. Eleanor Morris of Pratt Road In Gibsons receives her 50-  year pin from Branch 109 of the Royal Canadian Legion. The  ceremony last week made the ninety-four year old Mrs. Morris the  first recipient of such a pin from Branch 109.  Family fun  and fitness  There are six weeks left in  this Family Fun Program.  Kids! Show your parents  how to jump, roll over, balance  and bend. Ask them tojoin you  for a family night at the  Chatelech Gym���Monday e-  venings���6:30-8:00 pm.  Fees are $12 for the remaining six weeks or S3 per  evening. Harvey Bist is in  charge and will demonstrate  how exercise, gymnastics and  other games can be a fun and  sharing experience for the  together family. No registration.  Product of British Columbia  QUALITY LIVING WITH CEDAR  Every detail in a Lindal Cedar Home radiates gracious, yet sensible  living.  And every Lindal floor plan permits almost unlimited design  flexibility. Over 60 original plans are available. Each can be modified  to fit your particular needs and tastes. Or we can help you design  your very own plan.  Sales Office and Display Home in Horseshoe Bay   AblMRbCEDMHOmES   CN2- 17     INDEPENDENTLY DISTRIBUTED BY  M.D. MacKenzie limited  6342 Bay St., Horseshoe Bay  West Vancouver, B.C. V7W 2G9  (604)921-1010   921-9268  Enclosed is $3 for Planbook and Design Guide  Name   Street   .Code  Prov   Phone   Location of Building Lot.  Carpet & Lino  3 Stores to Serve You  ��� EdgemOIlt  Interior*   Edgemont Blvd., North Van.  ��� Edgemont Carpet IB LinO Lonsdale, North Van.  Used Furniture  and What Have You  AL'S USED  FURNITURE  We buy Beer Bottles  1       866-2812   , j  Now Open in Gibsons  Fdgemowt design  Opening Specials This Week!  886-8187  Toll Free: 669-5383  ��e^  -�����*  We are pleased to announce the opening of our new  office in Madeira Park to better serve our clients.  We have many people looking for homes in the Pender  Harbour area.  If you wish, our courteous and professional staff would be  happy to give a market appraisal of your home.  Call 883-9525 or drop by our office in the former Royal Bank  building in Madeira Park.  Bob Beaupre  885-3531  The coffee pot is always on.  Bill Hunscha  883-2837  ��� 16  Coast News, February 17, 1981  At Douglas College  B.C. naturalists meet  by Vince Bracewell  j The Federation of British  Columbia Naturalists is a  federation of clubs and organizations who are dedicated to  the understanding, conservation and wise use of British  Columbia's flora and fauna.  Each club is autonomous  and is involved with local  interests and deals with local  problems. Individual clubs can,  when required, call on the  Federation for advice and  assistance. Contact is maintained by representation to  Iperiodic meetings and the  .publication of a quarterly news  letter known as the B.C.  Naturalist.  The Sechelt Marsh Protec-  'tion Society is the federated  club in this area and keeps in  touch with its membership  through a monthly newsletter  known as the Marsh Wrender-  ings.  On the 17th of January, I  attended a lower mainland  regional conservation and  education meeting as representative of the Sechelt Marsh  Society. The meeting was held  at the Langley Campus of  Douglas College.  The meeting started at 9:30  a.m. and was chaired by  Regional Vice-President Jude  Gross who opened the meeting  and introduced President Dr.  V.C. Brink.  Dr. Brink addressed the  meeting on the re-organization  of the charter and items of  housekeeping including a new  I RESTAURANTS I  cost saving format for the 4000-  copy publication of the newsletter. He said raising funds was  a problem and that B.C. Fish  and Wildlife Branch had been  very helpful but pointed out  that local project funds must be  raised by each club. i.e. The  Backyard Wildlife Project  started by Bill Merilees of  Nanaimo.  President Brink told the  representatives that their clubs  must get involved in conservation issues and that more  people need to be concerned  with the problems facing  wildlife habitats etc. and that  supplementary feeding of wild  species is not desirable in the  long run. He summed up by  saying that the clubs should be  involved in providing wardens  for ecological reserves and  education for young people.  Chairperson Judy Gross  welcomed Tom Burgess, Regional Biologist, for the B.C.  Fish and Wildlife Branch and  all the club representatives who  had turned out for the meeting.  Education Chairman, Al  Gross spoke briefly about the  problems encountered in getting to attend educational  meetings of a non-controversial nature in order to educate  them on the need for conservation.  Reports from the club representatives were as follows:  Alouette Field Naturalists.  Duanne Vandcrburg reported  that the sandhill cranes only  produced one egg from three  nests and then the chick died.  Seventeen American cranes  from Idaho have been raised  and are being held on a ranch  and will be released this year.  Sechelt Marsh Society - Vince Bracewell reported on  problems with land develop  ment in the salt marsh area and  vandalism.  White Rock and Surrey  Naturalists'. Mary Louise  MacDonald presented a 9 page  report on the "Recommendations of the Fraser Valley  Wetlands Habitat Committee"  and "The National Wildlife  Refuges of the Willamette  Valley, Oregon - An example  for the Lower Fraser Valley?"  36 pages. Both these booklets  were published by Douglas  College.  Langley Field Naturalists',  Dan Rempell said they were  Nature Reserve Custodians  and also may be looking after  the Fraser River Islands. They  were having problems with  dogs in the Campbell Valley  Park.  Vancouver Natural History  Society - Keith Hobson, reported on conservation issues:-  Vancouver Airport Expansion lona Island, data on  bird populations.  Violations of Transport  Canada using pesticides.  All Candidate Meeting hosted on the subject of parks.  Endowment   Lands  UBC,  minimum park boundary.  Mitigation of Robert's Bank  hosted a meeting on the  problems of oil spills.  Fraser    River      Wetlands  Committee    Conservation  field trips.  Loss of raptor habitats.  Motorcycle harassment of  wildlife.  Chilliwack Field Naturalists'  Sam Johnston reported on the  flooding of the Skagit Valley  also the Chilliwack Valley Task  Force and Study as reported in  detail later by representative  Birch Van Horn, items of  interest among others being a  virgin stand of red cedar,  interesting geological structures and historical background.  After a bag lunch a discussion took place on a number of  important items including:-  s��ftvi��u/ ertii/oiiKis  Chinese 4 Western Food Licensed Premises  .   ,,..    ��� Tuesday lo Sunday  Lunch: 11:30 ��� 3 pm Dinner. 4:30 - 9 pm  Sat. a Sun. Lunch: 12 noon - 9 pm  Lo��er Gibsons 886-9219     Take Out Available  Sunshine Coast  Business Directory  EXCAVATING]  I  J.F.UI. EXCAVATING LTD.  ��� septic Fields ��� Excavations ��� Clearing ���  liiTil lid. 888-8071 Gibsons  - ���^^������������������^mm^aaaaa������������.���������.������  f   F & L CONTRACTORS   N  Landclearing, road building, logging, tree removal  excavations & gravel. QQC  QQ70  SEAVIEW CARPETS - CABINETS  SHOWROOM OPEN  Open 10-6, Tues. to Sat. Friday to 9  Phone 886-2743 and 886-2417  KEN DE VRIES & SON LTD  FLOOR COVERINGS  "~     PACIFIC GADC0 CONSTRUCTION  Land Clearing, light or heavy  Road Construction ��� Excavation ��� Logging  Bulldozer ��� Backhoe ��� Grader ��� Front End Loader  Gravel Truck - Skidder  886-7287 886-7951  886-7142  ��-  ' J.B.EXCAVATING 886-9031  Water, sewer, drainage installation  1^  JfSSS   ���  ��� Dump Truck   ��� Backhoe  ��� Cat   ��� Land Clearing  Free Estimates   ��� Septic Fields  FLOOR COVERING I  Gibsons Tax Service  Income Tax Preparations  All Business Strictly Confidential  A. JACK  1767 Martin Rd., Gibsons  886-7272 Anytime  Carpets - Tiles- Linoleums - Drapes  Hwy. 101, Gibsons           Cowrie St.. Sechelt  886-7112 8B5-3424  bim installations  17 Years Experience  Commercial And Residential   ,-  Floor Coverings H  885-2923     885-3681  pasjwp^J 88S-2122  24 HR. SECURITY  Patrolling - Commercial Sites, Industrial Silcs  & Private Residences  Fully Bonded  7043 Box ISM, Sechelt J  RUFUS BULLDOZING  ��� Land Clearing ��� Excavating  Daiyll  ��� Drain Fields  886-9739  APPLIANCES |  HARRISON'S APPLIANCE SALES  Parts and Service  Tuesday ��� Saturday 9 - 5  886-9959 Pratt Rd., Gibsons  JOHN HIND-SMITH  REFRIGERATION & MAJOR APPLIANCE SERVICE  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Carpet Steam Cleaning  885-5851  _    I MISC. SERVICES I  DIALABOTTLE  Bottles ��� Party Ice ��� Mixes  ��� pop 886-2775 ���Ci*s  THERMAX WELD-ALL INDUSTRIES    ,  Fabrication & General Repairs  [Custom Wrought Iron Railings & Airtight Stoves  ^Gibsons Industrial Park  Oil Shaw Road, Gibsons     886-8466 J  Quality Form 6 Garden Supply Ltd.  J       * Feed * Fencing     886-7527  * Pet Food     * Fertilizer  2ZL  Pratt Rd.  Gibsons  MOVING AND STORAGE  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER LTD.  Household Moving & Storage Complete Packing  Packing Materials for Sale  Phone 866-2664      Member Allied Van Lines      R.R. 1, Gibsons .  Res. 886-9949  FREE ESTIMATES  Look  tor ut In the Yellow Pages J  Village Tile Co.  CERAMIC TILE SALES AND INSTALLATIONS  Box 65  Sechelt  Joe Jacques  Phone  885-3611  I AUTOMOTIVE!  R. & J. SERVICES LTD.  Repair & Rebuilding of:  ALTERNATORS ��� STARTERS ��� GENERATORS  Paine Rd., Gibsons 886-9963  $    MUSIC  LESSONS    YOU ENJOY  P.��� & Organ ^gggfg  Begin al age 4 and older  16I4 Marine Drive, Gibsons    886-9030  Harbour Chimney Cleaning  SERVING THE SUNSHINE COAST  Fireplaces        ,   Furnaces Oil Stoves  883-9171  Customers from the 886 exchange call collect  We Specialise in Volkswaqpn Repairs  ^5^ iEurflpratt Motara  fl.uts   885-9466  *honda*  Hwy.  Your Specialty Shop:  Mufflers, Brakes, Tune-lips  ClbMHi MAKE A TUB  101, Gibsons 886-8213  NEED TIRES?  Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  at the S-BENDS on Highway 101  Phono 886-2700  UPHOLSTERY  ALL REUPHOLSTEWNG DONE  Boat Tops & Seats  1339 Wharf Road,  Sechelt, B.C. 885-5216  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES  885-9973     Port Mellon to Ole's Cove     886-2938  v Commercial Containers Available  886.20*6 GIBSONS LANES "*"%'  OPEN BOWLING SUMMER HOURS m**  Saturday- 7:00- 11:00 p.m. /  Sunday - 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. -*��'  g^fe Mercury Sales & Service   >|    / >.  _5-*^   Honda Sales & Service Iffy/IP  />,^wwv^^^w^w^wwvwwwwww^^^ MARINA  ' Silverline, Campion & Lund boats RESORT  '.O. BOX 160, MADEIRA PARK, B.C. VON 2HO   883-2248  PAINTING I  Terry Connor  886-7040  PAINTING CONTRACTS  Box 540, Gibsons, B.C.  HARTLEY PAINTING  I DECORATING  ^Residential   Commercial  & Marine  ECQflOmy AUTO PARTS bid.  J(u'\ rU        Automobile. Industrial  *> il "WIMMkv    and Body Shop Supplies  Sechelt     88S-SI8I  PACIFIC-O-FIBERGLASS  FIBERGLASS LAMINATING - REPAIRS  BOATS-SUNDECKS, ETC.  14 years experience 885-2981  Professional Work Al Reasonable Cost  U JOE DAVIS  jjjjl PAINTER & DECORATOR  R.R. 2 Lower Rd., Gibsons 886-8291  CABINETS I  SUNSHINE    KITCHENS  CABINETS - REMODELLING  Showroom in Twilight Theatre Blclg. /^/i0.1441 /  \^OPEN SAT. 10-5 OR BY APPOINTMENT  ?&  Upholsterers  Serving Sunshine  Coast and Vancouver  883-9901 All Furniture - Marine - Boat Tops  HEATING  SECHELT METAL PRODUCTS LTD.  Forced Air Heating  Oil, Wood, Electric, Gas and Heat Pumps  Air Conditioning     885*2466  General Sheet Metal  YOU'LL NEVER RUN OUT!  Audrey's Cones Serulce  Office & Restaurant Coffee  Supplies & Equipment   885-3716   ICANADI  I U_  CARPET-CABINET-CERAMIC CENTRE  Open Thurs. ��� Sat. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  Howe Sound Distributors Ltd.  North Road. Gibsons, ETC. 886-2765  /I  vJM 886-7359 KJy  Conversion   Windows,  Glass, Auto & Marine  Glass, Aluminum Windows & Screens, Mirrors   Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd.  ICG CANADIAN PROPANE        LTD. I CANADIAN  Hwy. 101  Sechelt between St. Mary's           Hospital and Forest Ranger's Hut. 885-2360  V^ Mon.-Fri.   8 a.m. ��� 5 p.m. Sat.   9 a.m. - S p.m.  THOMAS HEATING  OIL BURNER SERVICE  Complete Instrument 886"/1  set-up ot furnace  Pitt Polder, an educational  area?  The   use   for   Minnicada  Farm and the Addington  Marsh in Coquitlam.  A motion was adopted to  engage in discussion with  Fish and Wildlife re development of Pitt area.  Tom Burgess of Fish and  Wildlife  stated   that  in  his  opinion local groups can have  more impact and accomplish  more with the assistance of  government departments than  the latter can do on their own!  Keith Hobson of Vancouver  Natural History Club gave his  opinion that "The Provincial  Minister of Enrivonment is too  much concerned with compromise instead of being the;  champion of environmental  needs."  The meeting was adjourned  at 4:30 p.m.  Police give thanks  Sechelt and Gibsons RCMP  wish to thank the following  businesses for their pledges to  The Variety Club Telethon  from the game between the  Maulers and the MUMPS!  Elson Glass, Gibsons Building  Supplies, Twin Creek Lumber,  Super-Valu #23, The Dough  Factory, Glassford Press Ltd.  Final Score of the game 9-2  for the Mumps.  February 7th: Theft of lumber smashed  CONTRACTING  from the power line belonging  to Motocross Club. Lumber  stolen - 20 pieces of 16 foot  2x4's.  February 8th: Break and Entry  at Western Drugs in Gibsons'  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre.  Entry was gained by the rear,  Nothing believed stolen.  February 8th: Willful damage  to a car parked on Marine  Drive. The rear window was  UESTSANDS  HOME  ICOHSTRUCTIOH  Quality Construction ��� Retaining Walls'  ��� Framing & Finishing  ��� Concrete Foundations  FREE ESTIMATES  Don 685-9630 Paul ,  t%  Tu Hulligan tSonstraetlai Ltd.  Custom homes, commercial and renovations  P.O. Box 1280   SECHELT, B.C. VON 3AO   886-2012  ���>a��..tIffM.1M,.11.lll.���a.a....��M...^..............t......,.<...MM.TM.TlT^.TlTlTlTlTM.^M.^a��l��l��l��l��l��l��l��l'���" ""  STEVE HOFLEY  Natural & Cultured Stone Facing!,  House Fronts, Fireplaces   and Feature Walls  ^ALL WORK CONDITIONALLY GUARANTEED      886-8456  1  f  ^  KRAMAK CONSTRUCTION CO. LTD.  ���   Foundations  ���   Framing   ���   Custom  On your lot or ours  Homes   ���  Norb Kraft  885-3432  Sechelt  VAUGHAN CEDAR LIMITED  ���^  Post & Beam Construction - Fencing  Timber & Cedar Sales  Michael Vaughan - Owner Phone: 886-8203 J  fC  BOBCAT SERVICE  HIS COHTRACTINfl  ��� Hot Tubs ��� Swimming Pools  ��� Solar Installations ��� Framing  685-38257  SUNCOAST TRUSS LTD. IZtxel  (Gibsons) 886-7318  Industrial Way, Seamount Industrial Park p q p     ,.���  Residential & Commercial Root Trusses Gibsons BcJ  PERMASEAL ALUMINUM  MANUFACTURING LTD.  COMPLETE ALUMINUM WINDOW PRODUCTS  DOUBLE PANE WINDOWS FOR NEW CONSTRUCTION   <  AND RENOVATION PURPOSES -a  885-3538 *  _ Sunrise Ridge Industrial Park. Airport Rd . Sechelt B C  *%r  TREEoTOPPING  VIEW DEVELOPMENTS LTD.  Clean up your wooded areas.  Remove lower limbs for VIEW.      886-8225  Top tall trees adjacacent to building  W00DZIN CONSTRUCTION LTD.  FOUNDATIONS ��� FRAMING   ��� FINISHING  IP. Bruce Fraser 885-9068 Bow 1B98. Saciwti j>  TOMOR FORMS  & FOUNDATIONS  P.O. Box 1454,  ���toelMtt ��� MS-SS79  J  Form & Foundation Work*'  Retaining Walls  Free Estimates  Guaranteed Work  For your New Home or Remodelling  call us for    *ajST0MUTCNHCMIKTS      Evgs.  jui estimate. Our Specialty! SHr-HM/  i"1*"��� # Concp8.e ^ Tmhs - ������  ��� Distribution Boies  * Pump Tanks. Cmbs. Patio Blocks  Bonniebrook Industrial Ltd. 886-7064  Alter b p.m  I ELECTRICAL I  Jj_ TomFlieger   Phone 886-7868  Thlectrical  Box 214. Gibsons. B.C.   J  ONTRACTING v,^k, .,,^ j  VON1VO  f  It's Holland Electric Ltd.  Bill Achterberg  886-9232 Coast News, February 17,1981  COAST NEWS CLASSIFIED ADS  Births  Personal  Alan Wilson and Paulette Burgart  are proud to announce the arrival  of their new daughter Maylo  Kristin, February 7 at 7:47  weighing 7 lbs. 7oz. A sister for  Joshua, a granddaughter for  John and VI Wilson, Gibsons,  B.C. and for Paul and Betty  Burgart of Fruitvale, B.C., a  great-granddaughter for Lydia  Lotzien of Rosalind, Alta. Special  thanks to "Grama" and "Great  Grama" for arriving "coinci-  dcntally" right on time; and to  sister Gail and Sue Darby for their  loving assistance through labour  and delivery; and last but not  least to the doctors and staff at  St. Mary's for such great aftercare; #7  Wayne and Dale Leatherdale  are proud to announce the birth of  their first child, a daughter,  Rebecca Linsa, on February 12  at 22:13 hrs. weighing 6 lbs.  IS'/i ox. #7  Brian and Megan Chalmers (nee  Davies) are pleased to announce  the birth of Jennifer Caitlin, a  sister for Matthew, born Feb.  7, 1981, at St. Mary's Hospital.  Proud grandparents are Mr. John  Davies of Roberts Creek and Mrs.  Ruth Chalmers of Oyama.        #7  in tnemoriam  MacUren Lome Mac" who  passed away February 18, 1978.  "His memory is as dear today  as in the hour he passed away."  Always remembered by his loving  wife Evelyn and family.  w  Thanhs  Thanks to our family & special  friends for the wonderful 25th  Anniversary Party. Special thanks  lo our daughter Sandra, Maureen  Sleep, Karen Whieldon, Bruce and  Cathi Wallis. Ray & Sue Whiting.   g7��  Announcements  DANCE students, teachers and  others requiring information on  Tap, Ballet, Aero, Modern and  Spanish Dance. Please phone  886-2989. TFN  MODERN BALLET  FOR.ADULTS  New class starting Wed. Feb. 4  8 p.m. at the Twilight Theatre  studio. Phone Deborah Pageau at  886-8324 or 886-2989 #7  If someone in your family has a  drinking problem you can see  what it's doing to them. Can you  see what it is doing to you?  Al Anon can help. Phone 6-9037  or 6-8228 TFN  DEATH* DYING fll  A one-day introductory workshop  by Counsellor Denis Boyd. March  2nd, 9:00 a.m. - 4 p.m. in the  Continuing Education classroom,  Chatelech. Fee $10. #7  DEATH A DYING (II,  A one-day follow-up workshop  mainly for those interested in  forming a local group to visit  terminally III patients and/or  their families. May also be taken  for general interest. March 23,  0 00 a.m. - 4:0-0 p.m. in the  continuing Education classroom,  Chatelech. Fee $15. Registration:  885-3512, Continuing Education.  #7  EAR PIERCING  Gihsun  Girl ��j Guys  8862120 salon  HAIRDRESSING FOR SHUT-INS  Professional service brought to  your residence 886-8290 #9  SECHELT TOTEM CLUB BINGO  Every Sunday. Place: Sechelt  legion Hall.  Times: Doors open 5:30. Early  Birds 7:00. Bonanza 7:30. Regular Bingo 8:00.  100% payout on Bonanza end of  each month. Everyone Welcome.          TFN  PLAY SCHOOL * CHILD CARE  available. Call 886-9974 between  9-6. in  Happy  uaientlns's  % Day>  I love you jfc  &       ^  mitt you alotl  Quick relief for discomfort of  mouth sores, white canker spots,  dental plate sores, tender gums,  with Fletcher's Sore-Mouth Medicine. At Pacifica Pharmacy,  Sechelt. #7  UNES* WRINKLES  Leave lines and wrinkles of dry  skin behind you! Use Cocrema  for 7 days and see the difference.  Cocrema products have as the  active ingredient, Cocoa Butter,  which has been used for many  years as a skin food and moisturizer. Cocrema products are now  available at Pacifica Pharmacy,  Sechelt. #7  For an attractive smile, use  Tartaroff to remove stains from  teeth. New formula, powder  form, leaves them shining white.  Also removes stains from dentures. New 3 oz. shaker-pack.  Available at Pacifica Pharmacy,  Sechelt. #7  BANISH CORNS, CALLOUSES  Carnation Corn Caps, a highly  effective, medicated pad, results  guaranteed. England's largest  selling remedy for over a century.  Now! Available in Canada.  Why suffer? One trial will convince you I Corn Caps or Callous  Caps - Available at Pacifica  Pharmacy, Sechelt. #7  A.A.  MEETINGS  MONDAY: 8:30 PM.  Open Meetings  Gibsons Athletic Hall  Ph. 886-2596 Don  886-9208 Dudley  TUESDAY: 8:30 PM.  Young People  Rear of St. Mary's  Catholic Church, Gibsons  Ph. 886-9783 Lorna  WEDNESDAY: 8:00 PM.  Cloud Discussion Meeting  Rear of St. Mary's  Catholic Church. Gibsons  Ph. 885-3436 Catherine  885-3394 Herb  WEDNESDAY: 8:30 PM.  Open Meeting  St. Andrew's Church  Madeira Park  Ph. 883-9978 John  THURSDAY: 8:30 PM.  Open Meeting  Wilson Creek  Community Hall  Davis Bay  Ph. 885-2896 Ed  SATURDAY: 8:00 PM.  Al-Anon - A.A. Meeting  Rear of St. Mary's  Catholic C    'ch     ibsons  Ph 8H    ' na,   >r Bob  Mt>  A Full Line of  Plumbing Supplies  NEW HOURS  Tues. - Sat.  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.  GlbMIM  Hwy 101 a Pratt Rd.  Siberian Husky cross Pups  Some white with one blue eye $20  Phone 886-9257 #7  Want your dog walked? Call  886-2184. Please call after 3:30  weekdays #7  SPCA  SPAY  Clinic  and information  886-7938  Box 405  Gibsons, B.C.  luTBWuTMimmem  Good home needed for 3 year old  German Shepherd & Husky  cross. Female. Spayed. Friendly  & well trained. Call after 6:30  p.m. 886-8345 #7  For Sale: P.B. Golden Retriever X  Labrador ret. pups. Born Feb. 1  Dam Exel. Retriever. Ready April  1st. $65ea. 886-2108 #9  For Sale: 8-month old male  Collie-German Shepherd ��� Wolf  cross, loves kids. Will make good  watch dog. $25.886-2678 #9  Gibsons Clinic Pharmacy carries  pet supplies, featuring Hartz  Mountain Flea Collars. All  flea collars $1.99, except large  dog collars, $2.49. Call John at  wanted to Rent  Quiet young family with small  baby need year-round home, 2 or  3 bdrm. by April 1st. Prefer  Gibsons area but ? Laundry  facilities an asset.  Phone 886-  8586  *9  2 mature adults, seek house for  rent, have good steady jobs.  886-2593 07  52' steel hull ft deck needs:  a 2+ bedroom house with nearby  land to build a temporary bam  structure to finish ketch. Home  ph. 886-9873, work ph. 885-3245  #9  886-8191  #8  Black wallet Gibsons-Langdale  area. Driver's licence has wrong  address. Please contact Kris  Henderson at 884-5206 #8  There is a reward for anyone that  knows the whereabouts of the  Alpine Goat named Matilda and  her little nanny kid Chekl, that  I loaned out to David Richardson  for milk. She is brownish and  white. Bergliot Solberg, messages at 885-5482 #7  Magus���  Kennels  ��� Dog Boarding &  Training , Week|y Da||y  Hourly Rates  ��� #1 Great Dane in  Canada 1979. Bright clean  Kennels  886-8568  Roberts Creek near  Driving Range  Kerry  Blue  Terriers  886-2505  Open  for Boarding  all types of  dogs & cats.  Excellent  care given.  Now  S.P.C.A. Shelter  Open  9-11 am&2-4pm  for viewing  adoptive animals  or drop-off  of unwanted  animals.  Phone  886-7713  Lluestoch  HORSES  Your opportunity for a good  riding horse I Bonniebrook Stable  being phased out. 886-2887  TFN  Reg'd. Appaloosa Gelding. 2 yrs.  Well coloured. Good temperament. 483-4147 or 5434 Laburnum  Ave., Powell River, B.C. #7  HAY. $2.00 a bale. Phone evenings 885-9357 TFN  Registered 'A Morgan Mare.  Bay in colour. Reliable on trails.  Make eicellent broodmare. $1000  886-8268 or 886-7029 #12  I  J*  XT  ELUNGHAM  ���TABUS  ��� Boarding  ��� Training  ��� Lessons  885-9969  Help  The Crew of the  "Beachcombers"  are once again  looking for  rental  accommodations  Feb. 1,1981  till Sept. 30,1981  Please  contact  Bob Frederick  665-6820  Collect  For Rent  Room and Board available for  responsible person. $400 per  month. 886-9232 TFN  special Weekly rates  Penineula Hotel 886-9334     TFN  OFFICE OR  RETAIL  SPACE  AVAILABLE  888-2417  888-2743  822-2817  wanted to Rent  Maverick Coach Lines has ex-  panded its staff in Sechelt,  Bus driver needs 2 or 3 bdrm.  home imm. Call Depot or 886-  8484 or 464-4104, Good Refs. #7  Responsible older couple will  caretake March 15 to end June for  reduced rent. Excellent refs. Ph.  886-9828 #9  Responsible family requires  house or trailer to rent. Exc.  credit, rental & character refer-  ences. Phone 378-6904 (collect) 09  Self-employed portable sawmiller  requires small house in rural  area. Willing to supply labour and  lumber for 'allowance on cost.  P.O. Box 1074, Gibsons, B.C.   #12  Responsible quiet couple with  small baby wishes to rent 2 or  3 bedrm. house. Call 886-7475 #8  Working man wants a room in  Gibsons-Sechelt area. Ref. available. Call collect 922-5380        #7  MUSIC  sound  Centres  flO PIONEER  vamaha  Appliances  DEALER  COST  plot 10%  Next to the  Bank of Montreal Building  Sechelt  885-3313  MUSIC  worn wanted  I worn wanted  MUSICIANS WANTED  for orchestra performing musical  end of May. Professional standards not required but welcome.  886-9409 #8  Male chorus singers wanted for  musical end of May. Beginners  welcome. 886-9409 #8  Pianos by  Mason & Risch  Guitars by  Gibson, Sigma  and others  Pravoy and  Traynor Amps  Full Selection of  Strings, Accessories  and Music Books  Prof eaalonal Service  HORIZON  MUSIC  Trailer Cairtra      885-3117  SEWING MACHINE REPAIRS  Service and repairs to all makes  and models. Industrial and home  use. All repairs warranted by the  only qualified mechanic on the  Coast. 886-7872 ��8  ALTERATIONS,  REMODELLING,  CUSTOM DRESSMAKING  Specializing in leather, ultra-  suede, furs and garments.  Prompt service by European  trained tailor. 886-7872 #8  HOUSECLEANTNG  Fast efficient reliable and very  reasonable. Call 886-2758 evenings please #8  Hard-working   17-year-old   girl  wants  work as  an  apprentice  carpenter. Manpower aid. Phone  Barb 255-7805 Vancouver collect.  #8  WESTS ANDS  HOME CONSTRUCTION  Custom framing and finishing  885-9630 #6  Opportunities  wanted ��� Working partner for  expanding automotive repair  shop. Experience preferred. Investment required. For further  information and interview write  to: Box 44, c/o Coast News, Box  460, Gibsons, B.C. #8  Highest quality office space  available in new professional  building in Gibsons. 625 sq. ft.  Location is on Farnham Road  behind Gibsons Medical Clinic.  For details call 886-7020 or  886-7574 TFN  2 bedroom waterfront home,  Roberts Creek area. No dogs.  Fireplace, electric heat. 886-2113  Available 1st March, three  bedroom Mobile Home in quiet  adult trailer park. Yearly lease  $350 per month plus security  deposit. References required.  Phone evenings 88S-3894 or 521-  2280 New Westminster. #9  1250 sq. ft. of commercial space  for rent. Highway 101, Gibsons.  Phone 886-9414 #9  Cottage to rent ft share with one  other. Waterfront property in  Sandy Hook. Fully furnished  $200 per month. Ph. 885-9661  Tuesday   all   day.   Wednesday  afternoon only. #7  1 bedroom Trailer, 1 March. No  pets. Ph. 886-9625 #7  Wanted: Person to share new  3 bdrm. home in West Sechelt.  Bsmt.,   fireplace,   view.   $225.  885-9535 or 885-5367 #8  Office space for rent. 885-3113 #8  Approx. 700 sq. ft. second floor  office space for rent in Sechelt.  885-2384 or 885-2515 #8  H��R BLOCK  THE INCOME TAX SPECIALISTS  is looking for a  responsible  individual  to operate an  Income Tax Office  in Gibsons and/or  Sechelt  We provide  * Training  * Advertising  * Supplies  * Management  Expertise  * National Image  and more  For further Information  write or cell:  H. ft R. Block,  2640 Cedar Park Place,  Clearbrook, B.C.  V2T 3SS  859-1870  Help Wanted  YrmTrT iT-*T*v''T"i --*t,--/,vi  PENINSULA  R00FIN8 I  INSULATION LTD.  All Types oi Roofing  & Re-Roofing  Henry Rodriguez  Sechelt  Harbour Cbfeaaey Cleaataf ��� Ser-  ving the Sunshine Coast. Fireplaces, furnaces, oil stoves. 883-  9171. Customers from the 886 exchange call Collect. TFN  Professional Typist. Bring your  office overload to my Roberts  Creek home. $8 per hr. 885-3847  #8  540 John Deere Skidder and  operator available. Fall and yard.  Phone: 886-7490   #7  Two experienced carpenters,  quality craftsmanship, no job too  small. References available. Rea-  sonable rates. 8853319 TFN  Journeyman Meat Cutter available immed. for full or part time  employment. 886-2427 #7  Painting and wallpapering. Reasonable rates. Qualified. 886-7362  #7  Moat trees, like pets, need care  and attention and trees are our  specialty.  ���Topping  * vmmgm tree removal  An insured guaranteed service  Peerleu Tree Service Ltd  885-2109  TFN  Electrical Contractor wants work  anywhere on the coast, own boat  for island work. 886-9316      TFN  is offering full and part time employment for the 1981 summer  season, starting April 1st, for the  following positions. Breakfast  cook, second cook/cook's helper,  dishwashers, experienced waitresses, experienced bartender  (M/F) housekeepers, front desk  position, light maintenance  Please apply in writing to Lord  Jim's Lodge, Ole's Cove Rd.,  RR#1 Halfmoon Bay. VON 1YO #8  Cook required immed., minimum  4 yrs. exp. Apply Jolly Roger Inn,  RR#1, Halfmoon Bay, B.C. #8  Required mid March, babysitter  three days a week. Good wages  For more info, call 886-2904 #8  Exp. carpet layer required.  Regular work assured. Sechelt  Carpet Corner. 885-5315 #8   MUSICIANS  Volunteer musicians are needed  to play at the Old Time Family  Dance and Pot Luck Supper on  March 14 in Wilson Creek.  Payment in good homemade  cooking, good people and a  modest part of the entrance fees.  Continuing Education. Call 885-  9543Jerta. #7  Required immediately: Full time  night janitor; permanent part-  time receptionist; full-time dishwasher; also waitresses. Apply  in writing to Jolly Roger Inn,  RR#1, Halfmoon Bay, B.C. m  Someone to do small home  repairs on the RRAP Programme.  Ph. 886-2369 after6p.m. #7  "POSITIONS AVAILABLE  Community-run family-oriented  residential treatment centre for  children requires:  Two child care/family counsellors. Requires ability In family  counselling, child care work and  liaison with schools and community agencies. Related educational, background and experience required.  Submit resumes by Feb. 25,  1981, to Director, Wilson Creek  Family Centre, Box 770, Sechelt,  B.C.VON3AO." #7  Wilson Creek Daycare requires  experienced daycare supervisor  for relief work. Phone 885-  2721 for appointment. #9  Solar Situations (604) 886-91%  Box 612 Gibsons, B.C. Design  consulting, engineering, general  contracting, retrofits & site  evaluation. #9  Fence Building and Repairs.  For free estimates call Bob  Murray 885-9671 #9  Light hand clearing, pruning,  landscaping, small repairs, basements cleaned, gardens dug etc.  Free estimates. Phone 886-9526  9-6. After 6 p.m. 886-2547  #9  Wheeler Contracting - general ft  sub-contracting, framing, cedar  shakes & specialize in cedar  siding, also all types of renovations. Call Roy Wheeler 885-5888  ext.64 #9  ReDovattooj and Repairs, Framing and Foundation.. Call Jim  or Brent at 885-5643 TFN  Chimney Cleaning and maintenance. Ph. 886-7411 or 886-8023    TFN  Hardwood Floors resanded and  finished, work guaranteed. Free  est. Phone 885-5072 TFN  Qualified   painter.   Reasonable  rates Work guaranteed 886-9749.  TFN  Yard and Basement clean-ups,  rubbish removal. Also young man  seeks steady employment. 886-  9503 #8  Ceramic Tile Setting $2 per sq. ft.  plus materials, basic carpentry  $8 per hr. Call Barry 886-8224  #8  HAVE SAWMILL WU, TRAVEL  For portable sawmill service write  Porta-MUls, P.O. Box 1074  Gibsons, B.C. VON 1VO #8  Complete Bmvadine  From the basement to the roof.  Satisfaction guaranteed. Call  885-5946. #8  Experienced Carpenter. Renovations and new construction.  Reasonable rates 886-7280       #9  Wanted  J. LEPORETILE  Quality Installations  Ceramic, Mosaic or Quarry  All work guaranteed  Fret estimates  Phone Anytime  K%%1��%%^%VBWS%30��1MMMOP  u       HALFMOON       ��  j WINDOW CLEANING j  Professional Service |  covering the Sunshine Coast I  Roofs, gutter!, cleaned. |  Construction M5.2M8    |  leaning      9 am ��� 6 pm   |  685-3963     ]  (after 6 p.m.) ,  ���SSOSSCSSSSSS  Delivered sawdust, shavings, for  stable. 885-9969 TFN  Canopy for short-box Toyota.  885-2395 #7  The Coast News is looking for  back copies to complete their  files. Issues missing are from  June to December la 1976.  Anyone wishing to donate, pleaae  phone 886-2622 and we will pick  up. Thank you! TFN  Wanted to Buy. Through private  sale, house on 2 to 5 acres,  between Gibsons and Halfmoon  Bay. For investment. Present  owners can remain in residence  Replies Box 10, Coast News, P.O.  Box 460, Gibsons #7  CASH FOR L06S  Top Pre cat  FfMEttmatM  D & 0 LOG SORTING  LTD.  886-7896 886-7700  For Explosive Requirement.  Dynamite, electric or regular caps  B line E cord and safety fuse.  Contact Gwen Nlnuno, Cemetery  Road, Gibsons. Phone 186-7778.  Howe Sound Farmer Institute.  TFN  sweep and moss  spraying, we also do landscaping,  pruning, build fences or YOV  WANT IT DONE? WE'LL DO ITI  886-7540 TFN  rimberjack Skidder with operator. Wire splicer available. 886-  2459.  TFN  Will do  RENOVATION  ADDITIONS  No job too  large or small.  ���Quality wort.*  Free estimates.  006-9154  For Sale  SEEDS I  ���VII  MACLEODS  SECHELT  885-2171  Tow Bar S2S. Green occasional  chair $25. Blue and white afghan  S50. Phone 885-9886 #7  1971 mobile home 12 by 68,  3 bedroom. Phone 885-3179     #7  2 pair orange ft gold curtains,  each pair 100" wide x 5' long.  S15 a pair. Chandelier with 5  lights. $35,00,886-6087 #7  Firewood for sale. One ton truck  for hire. 885-3605 #7  All Channel TV Aerial, 16ft. matt  rotor & controls. 886-7101        #8  Miller Thunderbolt 22S amp.  Welder $231.00. Phone 886-9159  #7  Appliances, Furniture, TV's,  Stereos etc. DISCOUNT PUCES!  Kern's Home Furnishings, Set-  view Place, Gibsons. 886-9733.   WN  Wood cook stove, excellent  condition. Wanning oven $200  OBO. 883-9361 #7  Wood windows and doorsl B.C's  lowest pricesl Huge selection.  Now stocking pine double glased  windows. Walker Door: Via.  couver (266-1101), 1366 S.W.  Marine Dr. V6P 5Z9 or N. Vancouver (985-9714) 1S89 Garden  Ave.V7P3A5 TON  Coxy comfort wood stove, tad  Selkirk chimney. Alto 16' boat *  trailer, glass over ply. 886-  2516 #7  Moffat double oven store tad  Viking twin door freezer/refrigerator and one complete  set of wooden kitchen cabinet!.  886-9156 TFN  Upright  II  MM.  CowrieS  HARDWARE  wrie St. 888-9713  Inglis multi-cycle auto  excellent condition. Guaranteed  ft delivered. $225. Phone 883-  2648 TON  HOT TUB?  Do it yourself. Fiberglass, redwood and vinyl. Solar collectors,  H&S Contracting. 885-3825 TFN  SKYBVSI  The cheapest flight to Calgary,  Winnipeg, Toronto ft Montreall  In Gibsons, only it Gibson  Travel. 886-9255 N  Wood burning Cook Stove with  oven. Alto a lot on Gambler  Island with or without house.  886-9503 #9  High Chairs. Eves. 885-9294    #7  Filing Cabinet and Desk needed.  Phone 885-5466 after 6 p.m.     #7  Rear Seat for window van. Should  be in good condition. Seatbelta  are also needed. Call 886-7980 #7  Portable Sawmill in top condition.  Phone 885-2339 #7  Wanted to Buy: Logs or Timber.  Fir, Hemlock, Cedar - Porpoise  Bay Logging Ltd. 885-9408 or  885-2032 TFN  18" Cedar shake blocks. We pay  the best prices for good wood.  Also custom cut your blocks.  886-9856 TFN  Older furniture, china etc. bought  or sold on consignment. Harbour  Antiques, 1585 Marine Dr.,  Gibsons. 886-7800 TFN  Door 30x 78 with 21x 64 I  leaded glass inset, crystal handles ft double lock $125. Abo  antique Franklin-type stove (Paw-  cert) excellent condition, $225.  886-2961 after 9 p.m. 17  Air Ticket to Halifax, slops-to  Mil, too. Feb. 24, 81. Message  MMMSot Vtnc. 873-0838     #7  Sawmill. Sell complete or aep.  carriage. Carriage drive. Planer.  Forklift. Cummins ft blade.  Phone 885-3)13 #8  884-5240  CAM PRENTIS        Prop.  DUNHAM RD., PORT MELLON  VON2SO 18  Coast News, February 17, 1981  For Sale  For sale  For sale  For Sale  Automotlue  Trauel  Used Building Materials 2i4's 54  a ft., 2i6's 104 a ft. 4"i 4" angle  iron SI .50 a ft. Good antique  bricks, cleaned and strapped on  pallets $200 for 1 pallet of 500 br.  688-7881. Rear of 1140 West  PenderSt., Vane. B.C. ��8  .1 metal frame windows 60x72,  ,r wooden sliding doors 76.5x24,  lO'Spccd Norco ladies Bike, like  new. Single speed childrens'  bike, Skates size )V,. Ph. 885-  3754 after five. #8  Avocado Fridge A Stove. Ex. con.  .5110. Phone 886-2046 after S    #8  I new 2 burner camp stove,  never used. $20.00. Two 750x16  tires on rims $225.00. One 5-gal.  II M lank $m 00 2 trailer Mirrors  $1(1.00. WMi'NOH #8  HARBOUR ANTIQUES is overstocked due to an early shipment.  We must clear out large pieces  of furniture so come in and see  our specials. Items to choose from  are: -  Antique American Piano, 6-pce.  solid carved oak dining room  suite. Continental Grandfather  Clock. Victrola cabinet gramophone. Candlestick Phone. A  good selection of china cabinets  from very large to regular sizes  and many more goodies. 1585  Marine Drive, Gibsons. 886-7800.  P.S. JUST ARRIVED -  ROCK WELL PLATES.  Contents of Trailer. Sunday 22  and Monday 23. Some furniture.  Portable sewing machine. Rug  shampooer. Kitchen utensils.  886-7290after2 #7  Double Box Spring/mattress,  Table, 4 chairs; Aquarium pump,  misc. household items. Ph. 886-  2369after6p.m. #7  l.i/vhov recllner-rocker, good  condition. $100. Phone 8867266  IfN  1972 Kawasaki 350 triple, needs  work. WOO.OOobo. 886-7934     #8  Propane Stove $375 & airtight  wood hca(cr $325. Both in exc.  ciind. I'h. 885-9297 #8  HOT  WATER  TANKS  All Sizes  Best Prices on  the Peninsula  MACLEODS  SECHELT  885-2171  NEED  RAILING?  Think  Wrought  Iron!  The Olde  Iron Shoppe  Hwy. 101, Gibsons  886-2708  Trade Your  APPLIANCE  on a now  HOT POINT  at  MACLEODS  SECHELT  885-2171  Linesman    Boots    14"    lO'/i"  6 8" steeltoe Paris 10" 7*5"  ,Sebellin caulks 8 rubber caulks  7 all new. 5 gal. plastic pails  miniature horse saddle rug foam-  back blue, brass teapot, unusual  hard cover books, used leather  caulks & work boots. 886-7074  after 5 #9  Automotlue  1974 Ford F350, baby duals,  4-speed. 12' freight van. $3,500.  886-2700 '8  1977 Honda Civic. Sunroof, new  paint and tires. AM/FM cassette  deck. Excellent condition. Ph.  885-9011 #9  1974 GMC V. ton Camper special.  Excellent condition. 886-9400   #7  Braided oval nylon Rug, brown  (ones, 10x20; Singer sewing  machine, model 227 in cabinet.  I'h. 886-9376 #8  Man's org. (L) floater Coat,  $40, new gld. brocade rocker $45;  ind. Arboritc table $30; older  (ridge, works well $25; fold down  rear car seat for small stn. wagon  $35.886-2108 #8  Rough Cedar Lumber will cut to  order. 883-2318 #9  New Spare Wheel for boat or  tent trailer (4.80-8) $35.00.  2'/i gal. Day Tank for Johnson  outboard $35.00. Phone 886-7413   w  Firewood for sale. Ph. 886-2987   #9  Lease on store and take-out  cafe. Three bedroom dwelling  included. Situated on waterfront  property. 883-2415 #9  W. Roy electric stove $200.  1   General   Electric   hairdryer.    #7  $50. Ph. 886-2632  Franklin FPL Brick-lined $120.  '72 Ford trk. door dvr. side $45.  '72 Ford trk. manuals $15.  883-2363 #7  885-9345  CAiyipbeU's  HARDWARE  & GIFTS  PENDER HARBOUR CENTER  MADEIRA PARK  883-9914  FAMILY SHOES  and  LEATHER GOODS  "IN THE HEART OF  DOWNTOWN  SECHELT"  Deadline J       Deadline 12:00 Noon Fridays  12:00 Noon Saturday ^Classifieds should be prepaid and pre-wrltten  Your friendly neighbourhood drop-off  points for G0AST fill  Classified Ads  CLASSIF  Copyright and  Advertising  Regulations  Ihe Sunshine (oast News  reserves the riuht In classify  advertisements under appropriate hcudinus and determine  p;i|!r location, The Sunshine  ( nasi Schs also reserves the  richl lo revise or reject an>  iidvertising which in the opinion  of Ihe Publisher is in questionable taste. In Ihe event that  ;in> advertisement is rejected,  Ihe sum paid for the advertisement will be refunded.  ED ADVERTISING  Minimum $2.50 per 4 line insertion. Each  additional line 50C, or use our economical 3  weeks for the price of 2 rate. This offer is made)  available for private individuals.  THE FOLLOWING CLASSIFICATIONS  ARE FREE  Birth 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  all classified advertising.  CLASSIFIED DEADLINE  NOON SATURDAY  ALL FEES PAYABLE  PRIOR TO INSERTION.  Please mall to CoasI News, Classifieds,  Box 460, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0.  Or bring In person lo  Ihe Coast News Office in Gibsons.  CLASSIFICATION:  Eg. For Sale, For Rent, etc.  j ITT FT I          " -      "    ~           ���  ll.JJJJ.LLLL    ..                   _      _L  ���  IE      _                                   X    .  ���  !    ' ���                                _l_  i  |QX_      ...  ���  i       ........  1 _L_  [IN   III                     J_               _.  75 Firebird Esprit 350 tuto.  55,000 mi. good cond. Radial  tires. $3700. 885-5416 after  6 p.m. H7  '74 Chev P.U. *i ton 454 auto.,  PS/PB., A.C. elec.tr. brakes,  canopy. Dual tanks. H/D springs.  $2800.886-9085 #8  Dodge Dart "69" for sale as ir.  Best offer, needs some work,  please phone after 6 p.m. 886-  2904 W  1978 Pinto 2-dr. hatchback,  green, mint condition. 5500 km.  $.1700. 886-7288 after 5 p.m.     #8  75 Pontiac automatic PS/PB,  good condition. $2500 or offer.  886-7937 #7  motorcycles  ^S^  "The Only Way  To Go/"  Bookings lor aU  your Trarel NMds  ���t No Extra Coat  to You!  ��� Tletma ��� HoMe  ��� Totire. Charter.  Two motocross bicycles in good  condition. 886-7982 #9  Two solid cedar panelled front  doors. 31 Vi" < 80" used. Bargain  at $50 each. Eves. 885-9874      #7  TONY'S  UNIQUE RESTORATIONS  BRASS* ANTIQUES  Pedal stools. Sinks. Leaded  glass. French Doors. Demolition.  Brass Taps. Chandeliers. Wall  Sconces. Red Brick. Oak Floors.  Beautiful accessories SO years &  older. 3662-4th Ave., Vancouver   TFN  HAWAII!  We take registrations NOW for  next Christmas and New Years in  Hawaii.   No   deposit   required.  Gibsons Travel, Sunnycrest Mall  886-9255 #8  1 - 40' x 50' Miratec steel building  (never been erected). $10,000  obo. Phone 886-7490 #9  Custom made wood windows  any style. Alpha Wood Products  Ltd. Phone: 255-4738 Vancouver   #7  30" Moffat electric range with  rotisserie and meat probe. Good  cond. 1 single bed mattress.  Phone 886-2859 #9  71 Datsun "510" parts. Includes  radio, 8-track. Phone 886-7334.    1968 Triumph Tiger rebuilt motor  #9    $1200.00.886-7839 #8  73 Ford LTD. Excellent cond.  $1500.885-5765 #7  75 Ford F-100 New 302.4-speed.  City tested. $3,500. 885-5570  evenings. #9  1974 Chevy Wag. 9-pass. 454 cu.  in. PS/PB/PW. Good cond.  Phone 886-7801 W  Iff  Has'  LOIS IIS HOP?  Come in and see Herman  Vandeberg, 20 years Volkswagen Specialist - Factory  trained.  SMTN CiAST  FMtl utn Li*  Hours of Sonde*  7:30 am. -5 pm. 885-3281  ves.wtDostoch  IMnyvwPirtt  I bLUHl  LYNX GRANAl  SMALL CAR  SERVICE  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 tonic*  7:30 am. -5 pm. 885-3281  SMTI CiAST  F6KB UUBI LT��  72 Yamaha 650, good cond.  $750 obo. Phone 885-5643 after  6 p.m. TFN  1974 750 Honda, windshield,  saddle bags, excellent condition.  886-9400 #7  Campers & nil's I     Property  11 ft. Caveman Camper. Sleeps  4. $2,300. Call 883-9145 #8  New 4 cu. ft. 3-way fridge for  camper; 2 burner propane stove,  propane lamp; 8 ft. camper for  *5   ton   truck.   What   offers?  885-5047 #8  1978 30' Holiday Rambler deluxe  model. 1 bedroom. Shower.  2-way fridge. Stove/oven. Set up  at trailer park. 886-7994 #9  1972 Hornet 4-door sedan. 49,000  mi. Regularly serviced. Asking  price $950. 886-7909 eves. 5-8  p.m. #9  '69T-Bird for parts or to restore.  90% complete. Phone 886-7921  after 9:00p.m. #9  1975 Dodge Monaco. Good  body shape. Best offer 886-7290  #7  1964 Land Rover needs motor  work. One more for parts. $700  pair. Firm. 886-9526 or 886-2547  #9  1975 Chevy V. ton camper spd.  crew cab, dual tanks, V-8 auto.  PS and PB. New brakes, new  mufflers, eicellent running condition. $2500.886-9154        TFN  2 68 MGB's. One runs really well  and oneisforparts.2hd.tps,good  wheels���great deal at $2,500.  These are classics now! Jane 883-  9342 Sun. - Tues. or write R.R. #1,  Garden Bay, VON ISO        TFN  1964 Volvo 4-door sedan B18 new  brakes, exhaust, shocks, clutch;  spare parts car Included $850.  1962 GMC 1 ton flatdeck $500  OBO. Leave message for Ed at  885-9285 #7  1957 Pontiac 4 door, body and  mechanics Al. $2300. 886-8510   _jr7  78 T. Bird, PS/PB, clock, mats,  It. green white vin. top. 302 with  30,000 km. New rubber - studded  snows,   ex.   condition.   $5,500.  Tel: 885-5252 f  1977 GMC V. ton camper-van  raised roof, PS/PB, dual batteries, prop, stove, elect, frig.,  toilet etc. 15,000 mi. $7,600 firm.  Ph. 885-9349 #7  '64 Valiant $200.885-9577       *1  HILLTOP SERVICE 8864414  Complete automotive repairs.  Transmissions tool Located at  Hilltop  Chevron  in   the   Mall,  Gibsons TFN  One must go. '67 GMC V. ton  $800. '68 AMC Rebel $600 obo.  886-2523 after 6 #8  mobile Homes  Moduline 14' x 52' trailer for  sale. Washer & dryer included.  Call after 5 p.m. 885-3615        #9  Wanted 8' or 10' x 30' to 50'  Mobile Home or Trailer. Good  condition. 112-298-7698 #8  1966 - 10x52, 2 bdrm. Trailer.  Some furn. Carport, metal shed,  must be moved. 886-7290 after 2.  Would like to buy between 4 or  more acres with highway frontage  between Gibsons and Sechelt.  Phone 395-2641 #8  60 miles from Las Vegas, Nev.,  U.S.A. Nice 2 bed. home on 2V4  acres. Sale or trade for coast or  B.C. Write H. Stonham, 5709  Idle Ave., Las Vegas, Nev.  89107 U.S.A. 702-878-0627      #8  Local businessman would like to  buy Vi acre or more for own  residence. (Gibsons/Roberts  Creek area). Phone 886-2137 TFN  Exclusive view lot 93x120, 5  min. from Gibsons. $45,000.  885-5067 *8  SPEUAL DISCOUNT  Pre-cut log package, 8" pine logs,  for 856 sq. ft. 2-BR. cottage  hide-a-way. Regular price  $17,108.00 delivered, lower B.C.  Special Price $14,108.00 delivered. Complete plans etc. Country  l��  Builders, 886-8516 or 886-7807 #9  Coast Mobile  Homes Ltd.  GOOD  SELECTION OF  DOUBLE WIDES  we tahs trades  or  Consign your Mobile  Home to us (or  Quick sale  WHARF ST.  SECHELT  885-9979       MOLesss  Marine  HIGGS MARINE  SURVEYSLTV  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  IAN MORROW A CO. LTD  Marine Surveyors, condition and  detail surveys for Evaluation,  Surveys for insurance claims.  Phone 886-2433,886-9458.   TFN  Wanted to Buy: Trailer suitable  for 17' Runabout. 885-9535,  885-5367 #8  Starcraft, 16 ft. aluminum, 40 hp  Merc elec. start. E-Z loader  trailer. Boat 4 years old, motor &  trailer as new. Boat cover controls, anchor etc. $3,400. 886-  8516 #7  GARDEN BAY BOAT STORAGE  Safe Indoor storage 883-9315 or  883-9234 TFN  AB Haddock Boat moving.  Licensed and fully insured.  Hydraulic equipment. Phone 883-  2722 days, 883-2682 eves      TFN  REBUILT SIDEWINDER HULL  (Westcoast design) L&H Welding  886-9625 #9  Work or pleasure Cruiser 21'  alum., 170 Volvo I/O VHF,  hyd. steer, trim tabs, Fwc, stove.  Quick & economical. $17,900  OBO   885-9247 #9  Marine Ways for 20-25' boat.  $400. Ph. 885-9796 #7  31 foot factory-built houseboat,  fully self-contained. Sleeps six.  Asking $17,500. Unlimited possibilities. 885-3644,885-9535    #9  32 Doublender Diesel Power  Dickinson, heater, propane stove,  2-way fridge, head. Sips. 4,  could be lived aboard. Asking  $13,000. Phone 883-2363 #9  5K *T* 5p 5JC 3r* Jp *I*5i*5t* *l*  Level treed view *i acre lot,  Gower Pt. area. $37,900. 886-  2046 __*9  Large older house on quiet view  lot, private road, Grantham's  Landing, needs fix up. Mid  sixties. 886-7891 eves. #9  For Sale by Owner, Vi acre view  Lot in Gower Point. 886-7403    #8  Property Wanted. Prefer larger  than average or multiple zone.  Anywhere ������ on peninsula. No  agents. Phone 886-7030. Ray  Mahoney. #8  Legal  NOTICE  INVITING  APPLICATIONS  FOR TIMBER SALE  LICENCE A15196  Pursuant to section  16(1) of the Forest Act,  sealed tenders will be  received by the Regional Manager, Vancouver, up to 1 pm. on  March 2, 1981 for a  Timber Sale Licence to  authorize the harvesting of 360 cubic metres  of dead and down cedar, located Jackson  Creek, New Westminster Land District.  Term: 2 years.  Bids can be accepted  only from small business enterprises, as  defined in the Regulations.  Applications for registration under the small  business program and  details of the proposed  Timber Sale Licence  may be obtained from  the Regional Manager,  B.C. Forest Service,  631-355 Burrard St.,  Vancouver, B.C. V6C  2H1, or the District  Manager, B.C. Forest  Service, Box 4000, Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0.  B.C. Vuhon  Bianhet  Classifieds  INTERNATIONAL 1600 4-wheel  drive truck. Free wheeling hubs,  complete with Holmes 500 twin  boom power wrecker, equipped  for car and truck towing. Unit as  new. Priced well below replacement cost. Trade accepted. Phone  C&T Rentals Ltd. Phone 635-6174  #7  AGRICULTURE ORIENTED IN-  DIVIDUAL would like to purchase  related business or an intensive  livestock operation in your area.  I have both farming and Agri-  Business experience as an owner  and manager. Full purchase or  partnership will be considered.  All replies will be acknowledged  in confidence. Write to Box E.T.  81, Lacombe Globe, Lacombe,  Alberta. TOC ISO #7  25 words  tor $99  HARBEL HOLDINGS LTD. Mobile homes located in parks on  pads. Listings and sales. We  welcome all enquiries concerning  Wheel Estate. Listings wanted.  Phone 585-3622 (collect). 13647-  100th Ave., Surrey, B.C. V3T  1H9. The Wheel Estate People  TFN  IMMEDIATE OPENING FOR  EXPERIENCED JOURNEYMAN  CAMERA PERSON and Offset  Web Pressman on beautiful  Vancouver Island. Modern shop,  excellent wage and benefits.  Applications for other newspaper  printing trades accepted for  future reference. Write: B.  Morris, c/o Box 3039, Courtenay,  B.C. V9N5N3 #8  Legal  LAND DISPOSITION NOTICE  In the Land Recording District of New  Westminster and, Situated In Storm Bay,  Sechelt Inlet, Take Notice that Glen A. Lewis,  Vancouver, B.C., artist, File No. 2400177,  intends to apply for Lease of the following  described lands: (former S.U.P. 6361), a strip,  60M. wide, following the waterline on the east  side of Storm Bay adjoining the southern edge  of Lot 4285 and running to the end of the Bay,  extending 181M. inland from the waterline and  bounded on the west side by the creek,  excluding the parcel of land (former S.U.P.  8266) 70M. x 70M. x 81M. in the middle.  The purpose for which the disposition is  required is for a private summer cabin which is  already built.  Glenn Lewis  303 E. Sth Ave.  Vancouver, B.C. V5T 1S1  *it* ^t^t ^ ^ *te *& *k *te *it*  *^+ ^> 0^y ^% ��*^ ��r^ ^+ ^* ^% 0^*  *\* mAf +Am+ -fct* *JL? ^^ *J^ Qafr ^m^ *ht*  3^ ^^ y^ ?^ ^+ ^^ ^^ ��^s ^^ ^^  Province ol  British Columbia  Ministry of  Forests  TREE  PLANTING  CONTRACT(S)  Sealed Tenders for  the following tree  planting contracts  will be received by  the Regional Manager, Ministry of Forests, Sechelt, B.C.  by 3:30 p.m. on the  dates shown hereunder, except that  for specific reason  the Regional Manager may extend  such time.  1. Contract No. 81PV04-  01. Located Storm  Bay. District Sechelt.  Number of Trees  29,000. Tender Opening Date Feb. 19,  1981.  2. Contract No. 81PV04-  02. Located Carlson/  Wakefield. District  Sechelt. Number of  Trees 14,000. Tender  Opening Date Feb.  19,1981.  3. Contract No. 81PV04-  04. Located Ml. Elphinstone. District  Sechelt. Number of  Trees 17,000. Tender  Opening Date Feb.  19,1981.  4.ContractNo.81PV04-  05. Located North  Carlton Lake. District  Sechelt. Number of  Trees 39,000. Tender  Opening Date Feb.  19,1981.  Tenders must be submitted on the form and  in the envelopes supplied which, with particulars, may be obtained  from the District Manager, Ministry of Forests,  Box 4000, Sechelt, B.C.  The lowest or any tender  will not necessarily be  accepted.  Province ol  Britlah Columbia  JS^/ Ministry ol  Forests  FEDERAL  PROVINCIAL  PROJECTS,  to be financed by  the  DEPARTMENT  OF REGIONAL  ECONOMIC  EXPANSION and  the BRITISH  COLUMBIA  MINISTRY OF  FORESTS  under the  Subsidiary  Agreement on  INTENSIVE FOREST  MANAGEMENT  Sealed Tenders for  the following Tree  Planting contract(s)  will be received by  the Regional Manager, Ministry of Forests, Sechelt, B.C.  on the dates shown  below:  Contract:  81PV04-03.  Located: Parkdale  Creek.  Forest District Sechelt  for 14,000 trees.  Tender Due Date February 19,1981, at 15:30  hrs.  Contract: 81PV04-07.  Located: Chapman  Creek.  Forest District Sechelt  for 32,000 trees.  Tender due date February 19,1981 at 15:30 hrs.  Tenders must be submitted on the form and  in the envelopes supplied which, with particulars, may be obtained  from the District Manager, Ministry of Forests,  Box 4000, Sechelt, B.C.  VON 3A0, Phone 885-  5174.  The lowest or any tender  will not necessarily be  accepted.  The work will be carried  out under the supervision of the British  Columbia Ministry of  Forests. Coast News, February 17,1981  -B.C. Vuhon  Bianhet Classifieds  2b words lor $99  WOOD WINDOWS AND  DOORS! B.C.'s lowest prices!  Huge selection. Now stocking  pine double glazed windows.  Walker door: Vancouver 112-  266-1101, 1366 S.W. Marine  Drive V6P 5Z9 or North Vancouver, (112-985-9714), 1589 Garden Ave. V7P3A5 TFN  PROSPEROUS BUSINESS IN  THRIVING VANCOUVER ISLAND COMMUNITY. Started as  sideline, now too big for us to  handle. CR. Fireplace Centre  Ltd., 1393 Marwalk Crescent,  Campbell River, B.C. V9W 5B9.  Phone 287-4766 #7  I 8.000 Ib. MAXOM MUFFLER  HOIST like new $3,200.00.  18' i 16' H.D. 2 axle tilt trailer  u< utility winch for tilting (wired)  Sl.800'00. Phone 774-6372 or  775-2236aftcr6p.nl. #7  BRAKE SERVICEMAN. Eiper-  ience, cars and light trucks.  Knowledge operating drum and  disc lathe. Top wages and commission. Send resume to Box 3820  Smithers, B.C. VOJ 2NO #7  REGISTERED ALL BREED  HORSE SALE. April 25, 1981.  Vandcrhoof Quarter Horse Club.  Information or consignments call  690-7259 or write Bo> 97, Fort  Fraser, B.C. VOJ 1NO #8  ANGUS BULLS 15 big December  and January yearlings. Immediate possession or will feed till  end of April. Phone 752-6007,  Turner Meadows, RR#2, Quali-  i-uni Beach, B.C. VOR 2TO      #7  EARN MONEY! Learn Income  Tat preparation at home. Reduced prices. For Free brochure,  no obligation, Write U&R Tax  Schools, 1148 Main Street,  Winnipeg, Manitoba. R3T2B6 #7  EXCEPTIONAL QUALITY REGISTERED GREAT DANE PUPS.  Champion Sire. Top bloodlines.  All shots. Ears cropped. Health  and hips guaranteed. Excellent  temperament. Experienced and  reputable breeder, phone 743-  2531. tn  ALOE VERA DISTRIBUTORS  WANTED for Nutritional Aloe  Vera Skin care glamour and juice  products. Become a Prima Distributor today. Write Prima c/o  1033 Holmes Street, Duncan,  B.C. V9L 2C9 or phone 748-1723  tn  MUFFLER INSTALLER. Shop In  Northern Community requires an  installer, pipe bending experience necessary. Top wages and  commission. Send resumes to  Box 3820 Smithers, B.C. VOJ  2NO tn  BUY BLOODLINES OF CHAMPIONS February 23,1981, 1 p.m.  at the Sth annual Summerset-  Lindsay Polled Hereford production sale. Selling 35 bulls, our  best 24 bred yearling heifers,  8 heifer calves, 6 cows bred to top  bulls. Sale at SRCL, 11 miles  west, 1 south,' 3/4 west of Dids-  bury, Alta. on Highway 582.  Phone (403) 335-4235 or (403)  556-2335 #7  REQUIRED BY RHODE INDUSTRIES, 560 Collingwood,  Kamloops, B.C. V2B 6B3. Experienced fireplace construction  labourer. Full-time permanent  position. Wages to be negotiated.  Must have basic knowledge of  fireplace construction and own  transportation. Send resume stating character references and  work experience to above. Only  mature persons need apply.     M  Province of British Columbia  *2rJ    Ministry of Environment  APPLICATION FOR A PERMIT  UNDER THE POLLUTION CONTROL ACT  (Effluent)  THIS APPLICATION is to be filed with the Director of Pollution Control, 15326103A  Avenue, Surrey, British Columbia, V3R 7A2. Any person who qualifies as an  objector under section 16ot the Pollution Control Act, R.S.B.C. 1979, may, within 30  days of the date of application, or within 30 days of the date of publication in The  British Columbia Gazette or in a newspaper, or where service is required, within 30  days of serving a copy of the application, file with the Director at the above address  an objection in writing to the granting of a permit, stating the manner in which he is  affected.  PREAMBLE���The purpose of this application is To discharge treated sewage  effluent Into the ground.  1. We, Lake Newell Developments Inc. of 204 -1046 Austin Ave., Coquitlam,  B.C. V3K 3P3 hereby apply to the Director for permit to discharge effluent from  40 Lot Subdivision located Langdale, B.C. Subsurface dlsposalonslte.and give  notice of my application to all persons affected.  2. The land upon which the works are located isD.L. 1398, except those portions  included in plans 11244 and 11566.  A Tt)e discharge shal| be located at The North boundary of above groperty.  4. The quantity of effluent to be discharged is a follows:  Average daily discharge (based on operating period) 12,000 imp. gallons  Maximum daily discharge 12,000 imp. gallons  The operating period during which the effluent will be discharged is  continuous.  5. The characteristics of the effluent discharged shall be equivalent to or better  than (insert values after completion of column (3) of table (a) on reverseside) 5  day bod 45 mg/1 Total suspended solids 60 mg/1  6. The type of treatment to be applied to the effluent before discharge is as  follows: Contact stabilization by aerobic batch treatment.  This application, dated on January 14, 1981, was posted on the ground in  accordance with the Pollution Control Regulations.  Rannala a Assoc. Eng. (1979) Ltd.  NOTICE OF  PUBLIC HEARING  The Public Hearing  A public hearing has been set down pursuant to Sections 64 and 70 of the Act to  determine if the provisions in the contracts between B.C. Hydro and Its  Transmission customers, said to prevent B.C. Hydro recovering increased water  rental fees which my reasonably be deemed applicable to such contracts, are  unduly discriminatory and whether such contracts should be appropriately  amended by Commission Order. Such public hearing will commence at 10:00 am.  local time on Wednesday, March 18, 1981 in the Commission Hearing Room  located on the Twenty-first floor, Board of Trade Tower, 1177 West Hastings  Street, Vancouver, B.C.  Public Inspection of Relevant Documents  The Application and supporting material filed with the Commission by B.C.  Hydro pursuant to Section 67(4) of the Act pertaining to an increase In its rates  applicable to Distribution customers are available for inspection at the head office  of British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority, 970 Burrard Street, Vancouver,  B C V6Z 1Y3. Copies are also available for Inspection at the office of the British  Columbia Utilities Commission, Twenty-first floor, 1177 West Hastings Street,  Vancouver, B.C. V6E 2L7. The Applicant has been ordered to file copies of all  contracts between B.C. Hydro and its Transmission customers, together with any  prepared testimony and any additional supplemental material upon which it  proposes to rely, by Monday, February 23,1981.  Interventions ... ���   ,  Any person intending to give evidence or cross-examin witnesses at the hearing  should give written notice by Friday, February 27, 1981, to the Secretary of the  Commission and to the Applicant.  Submissions by Interested Parties  Any persons intending to file a written submission must file ten (10) copies of the  submission with the Commission and provide three (3) copies to the Applicant not  later than Monday, March 2,1981.  Clarification  Persons intending to participate in the hearing who are uncertain as to the  manner in which to proceed, should contact the Secretary of the Commission by  telephone (689-1831), or in writing. ���"-'  By Order  D. Leach  Secretary  APPLICATION  FOR  FORESHORE  RIGHTS  An application is pending for foreshore  rights for that portion  of the sea lying immediately adjacent to the  south shore of Lot 2,  D.L. 3314, Gr. 1, New  Westminister District  Plan 13794 - comprising .65 hectares. (File  #2400225).  It includes the water  lying north of a line  running from south tip  of west end of lot (at  low tide) N.E. to i.p. at  junction of boundary  of Lot 2 and N. side of  road allowance.  This area required for  private dock and boat  moorage.'  Dated:  February 4th, 1981  W. Donald Watt,  Physician  ^Lf ^i* *ti* *lt* ^Lf *lt* *Je* ^atf *it? *Jtf  Province ol  | British Columbia  Ministry of  Forests  NOTICE  INVITING  APPLICATIONS  FOR TIMBER SALE  LICENCE A13300  Pursuant to section 16  (1) of the Forest Act,  there will be offered for  sale at public auction  by the District Manager  at Sechelt at 10:30 am.  on February 23, 1981,  a Timber Sale Licence  to authorize the harvesting of 150 cubic  metres of dead and  down cedar, located  near Parkdale, West of  Thornborough Channel News Westminster  Land District.  Term: 2 years.  Bids can be accepted  only from small business enterprises, as  defined in the Regulations.  Provided anyone who  is unable to attend the  auction in person may  submit a sealed tender,  to be opened at the  hour of auction and  treated as one bid.  Applications for registration under the small  business program and  details of the proposed  Timber Sale Licence  may be obtained from  the Regional Manager,  B.C. Forest Service,  631-355 Burrard St.,  Vancouver, B.C. V6C  2H1, or the District  Manager, B.C. Forest  Service, Box 4000, Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0  CHAIN OF STORES IN BEAUTIFUL CENTRAL B.C. requires an  experienced salesperson. Experience in furniture, appliances,  T.V. and Stereo sales is desirable.  Attractive wage commission  package plus benefits. Shipper/  Receiver to take charge of maintaining control over the flow of  merchandise to and from our  warehouse. Experience in computerized stock control systems  and shipping/receiving procedures a definite asset. Qualified  applicants desired, however, interested persons with similar or  related experience may be considered for training. Send resumes in confidence to: Mr.  George Wall, Wall's Home Furnishings Ltd., Box 70, Smithers,  B.C. VOJ 2NO tn  SAVE ON GROCERIESI We  operate a coupon exchange. Also  newsletter full of refund offers  75��/issue $8.00/year. Coupon  Cutters, 2407 Heather Street,  Duncan, B.C. V9L2Z4 HI  FOR SALE:  Classified ads that can cover  B.C. & the Yukon.  blanket  classifieds  25 WORDS $99   L^  The Sunshine ^^afl  muffiwiTJ  On the       ^^^^^  Seafood Platter  19  bv Chak-Chak  Last week we referred to the  Chinese New Year celebrations  and although the festivities  came to a climax on the I Sth  with the "Festival of Lights", to  welcome the advent of spring  and longer days I thought some  more Chinese recipes would be  in order.  First, the New Year pudding  recipe: I find some of the  Chinese desserts too heavy and  sweet, or flat, but this is a  matter of individual taste. The  intriguing thing about this  recipe is its simplicity; only  three ingredients, water, sugar,  rice flour.  Melt '/< Ib. or about I cup  brown (Chinese) sugar and  cool. Dissolve in hot water  and pour over I pkg (8 oz.)  rice flour and mix into a light  batter. Pour into deep pan, (the  sides of which are fenced with ti  or banana leaves). Steam for 4  hrs., adding hot water to  steaming pan when needed.  If the pudding turns out  good, it will be a good year. If it  does not, it means something to  worry about!  My wife makes a very tasty  Chinese sweet snack called  Won Ton Chips.  She makes her own won ton  dough, you can use I pkg won  ton wrappers.  Cut dough in about I  inch  squares.  Deep fry in hot fat 'til golden,  about I min. or less.  Drain on paper towel.  Sift powdered sugar over both  sides.  Keep under lock and'key! In  China the dessert course may  come between courses or at the  end. So let's have another fish  recipe.  DEEP FRIED PRAWNS  I lb. prawns  1 tsp. salt  V. cup flour  2 tsp. baking powder  I cup cornstarch  I egg  I tbsp. oil  '/�� cup water  4 cups oil (use oil from won ton  chips)  Method  Shell prawns, leaving tails on.  Drain and clean, sprinkle with  salt and mix well.  Mix  flour,  baking  powder,  cornstarch, egg, oil and  water to make a batter.  Heat 4 cups of oil in wok or  deep fryer.  Holding prawns by tails, dip in  batter then drop in hot oil.  Fry until golden, turning once.  Serve hot and use cocktail  sauce or sweet and sour  sauce for dipping.  "Gong hay fat choy" and sea  you.  A harbinger of spring  The Truck Loggers' Convention  Buying  Selling  Moving  or  Just Dreaming  The Sunshine Coast  REALTOR  will help you do it.  Available at  Realty offices.  by Carl (hrinmas  I suppose there are many  'harbingers of spring'; the first  robin; the first buds; the first  'young man's fancy'. But to me,  for the past 38 years, the real  harbinger has been the holding  of the annual, mid-January  Truck Loggers Convention.  Founded in I943 by a group  led by H.J. (Bert) Welch, Ole  Buck, Jack Fletcher, Phil  Turner, and a few other  oldtimers long since forgotten,  the truck loggers of the Coast  banded together to give them  some political clout in Victoria  Legal  8IBS0NS AUT0M0TIUE  CENTRE4NC.  Will build a 6000 aq. ft. concrete block bldg. to  accommodate an  ��� Auto Repair Shop ��� Coffee Shop  ��� Car & Truck Wash ��� Self Service Gas Bar  We are now receiving quotes from contractors for  the following:  ��� Foundation & Slab  ��� Concrete Block  ��� Metal Deck Roof & Mansaard  ��� Structural Steel  ��� Windows & Doors  ��� Mechanical  ���Asphalt  ��� Carpentry  Plans are available through  Gary Puckett  West-Wide Developments Ltd.  886-9508 rea. 888-2277 bus.  to seek improvements in Forest  policy and to get some bargaining position with the large  corporations who were tying  up large tracts of timber.  Bert Welch owned Olympic  Logging Co. Ltd. at Big  Qualicum River and I was one  of his log truck drivers. Old Joe  Thomson was our bull of the  woods and Bert had sort of  ordered him to attend that first  convention.  He hated cities and as he  knew that I was familiar with  the big city he sort of ordered  me to attend with him. I had  shared a room with Joe at  Olympic's Home Lake Road  camp and he was such a Prince  of an old Scot that when Joe  said 'jump!', I jumped!  As I recall, it Was a two day  affair then and the sessions, to  us active, outdoor types were  .long and boring. Old Jocknew  shot their wad and were  looking for enough bread to  tide them over till their camps  opened and they could go back  to waging the woodwars they  did battle in.  Some pretty wild parties  erupted from these lavish  suites. Chain saws were just  beginning to cut their way into  the falling and bucking industry and I recall a party in one of  the dealers rooms when someone decided to enlarge the suite  to make room for dancing.  They cranked up one of the  heavy, roaring beasts and  proceeded to cut out a wall by  starting at a door opening  between the rooms. Sawdust  and plaster was just a flyin' as  they progressed with one of the  fastest expansion jobs in the  west. That is, until they hit a  water pipe.  ,���Wqll sir, a water pipe to a saw  what was going on but math r)f vftainls IrktTfcrrearrdy to a kid.  it was over my head. After a   It's sure hard on the teeth! That  SPECIALS  inuenfory Clearance  Quantities Limited to Existing Stocks  P215 60R 13 Daytona (OWL) *J9."  P245 60R 15 Daytona (OWL) ���9��.����,  ER 60 x 14 B.F.G. TA. (RWL) ��������.������,  FR 60 x 14 B.F.G. TA. (RWL) *90.����,  GR 60 xl4 B.F.G. TA. (RWL) *}���.������,  12R x 15 All Terrain TA. (RWL) *%1&."  12R 16.5 All Terrain TA. (RWL) *340.M��  195/65 HR 390 TRX Michelin *130.M��  205 70 R x 14 Steel (RWL) ���BO.���,.  P175 80R 13 All Season (WW) ���64.����V  P215 75 R 15 All Season (WW) ���SB.���,,  G70 x 14 Daytona (RWL) *5��.���,.  G78 xl4 Belted Winter B.F.G. (WW)  ���60.",.  H 78 x 14 Belted Winter B.F.G. (WW)  Coastal Tires  TIRE a SUSPENSION CENTRE  886-2700 886-8167  Hwy. 101, just West of Gibsons  VISA  session we would head up to  Joe's room for a snifter or two  and Joe would use me as a  sounding board, expounding  on how effective he thought the  little 'gyppo's, as he called  them, were going to be at  bucking the system.  Those first sessions turned  out to be a sounding board for  a good many people connected  with and doing business with  the forest industry such as  equipment dealers, the service  industries, forestry consultants, banks and finaiice companies.  By mid-January the big  companies were pretty well  established as far as Jog and  lumber markets were concerned for the coming year) budgets  had been brought down and  equipment purchases,and expansion plans made;? production goals had been established  for their own camps and their  contractors; so spring startup  for the logging camps were  based on the outcome of all  these factors. If favorable, then  the camps would open and we'd  go back to work. If not, we  could have another couple of  months of stagnating in town.  So you can see that an early  start meant that spring wasjust  around the corner and we'd all  be happy!  Each year the Convention  became better organized and  the hospitality suites more  lavish to attract the boys with  the big bucks to spend. Of  course, they also attracted the  boys with no bucks to spend;  loggers from skid row who had  ended the cutting and started a  young flood. The kerf in a half-  sawn pipe can start a spray that  can soak two rooms full of  people Ike a full blown cloud  burst. The party was over!  Another incident which  happened in the Hotel Vancouver ballroom was when some  donkey started up a D8 Cat'  which was on display and  decided to do a little bulldozing  across the hardwood floor.  Everyone was surpised it didn't  wind up in the basement!  Since that time there have  been Pinkerton guards patrolling every floor in hotels where  TLA Convention's are being  held. It has quietened things  down somewhat so most of the  excitement created these days is  when some conventioneer  shoves a 'lady of the night' out  into a hallway in the 'au  naturel' and locks the door. She  has to be rescued by some floor  guard and covered with a short  coat.  But things have not really  changed to much over the  years. In spite of the loot the  loggers take home on payday,  the gals and dream peddlers in  the big city can relieve them of  it as fast as the babes in the old  days. And the same boys who  have shot their wad and used  up the last of their U.I.C. draws  can be seen hitting up the old  boss for a light touch.  I still meet many of them in  the bars and in their camps and  I hear much of the same thing.  Their talk is still of wine and  women in the woods, and  logging in the honky-tonks.  Creative movement  workshop  Continuing Education has  invited Kate Scarr to give a  weekend workshop on Creative Movement in Roberts  Creek School on February 20,  Friday at 7:00-10:00 p.m.,  Saturday at 9:00-4:00 p.m.  and Sunday morning from  9:00 a.m. until noon. The fee  is $25.  Using such techniques as  yoga, massage, mime exercises, improvisational movement and aerobics, the workshop will provide a space to  explore one's own inner  rhythms and share them with  others in dance.  This workshop will help  define personal body needs  and give some ideas on how  to fulfill those needs. Musk  and rhythm instruments are  used throughout. Over the  first two days, participants  develop skills, awareness and  a group rapport. The last day  will involve the whole group in  telling a story through dance.  Loose-fitting clothing or leotards are required, plus a  foam pad or mat.'  Call 885-3512 Continuing  Education for registration. 20  Coast News, February 17, 1981  New fishing restrictions  The commercial fishermen are facing a closure of the Fraser  River for chinook salmon during the whole of I98l, as well as a  reduction in gillnet size.  Shinner's press release said; "These measures are aimed  specifically at reversing the irend of declining chinook stocks,  especially those of the Fraser River system. These stocks have  declined dramatically over the last 10 years from 230.000 in I970  to 110,000 in 1980."  Additional spot closures affecting both sports and commercial  fishermen first announced in October of last year will entail  closing off specific areas to protect threatened or weak stocks or  heavy concentrations of juvenile chinook. For sports fishermen  Directors cross swords  Area C, Director Lee's area, is the latter area to which the report  refers, though preliminary work with a citizen's committee is  scheduled to begin in early March with a first draft tentatively  scheduled lor May 6. (See schedule below.I  In spue oi assurances irom Director Almond, whose settlement  plan lor Area I) has been accepted by Victoria, that the report was  not intended to embarrass any director. Director lee voted alone  in opposition to acceptance ol the report as read.  The report stresses the urgency of the completion and  implementation of Settlement Plans as the Provincial  government's proposed new Planning Act comes into effect this  year, and emphasizes the need lor maximum public interest and  participation.  The report estimates Ihe time necessary for completion of a  Settlement Plan at six months to a year and notes that once in  place, a plan must be reviewed initially within three years and  thereafter every five years. The plans can be amended or changed,  as any other zoning by-law can be. with proper procedure and  public hearings.  "An acceptable Settlement Plan is the only vehicle which will  ensure orderly development in accordance with the public wish,"  the report states.  The following is an approximate timetable of Settlement Plans  prepared by Sunshine Coast Regional District Community  Planner Jim Johnstone:  Elphinstone: (Area E) First draft complete. Second draft  February 20. Citizen's Committee March 2. Public Meeting  March 16.  Continued frompage one.  such closures might be warranted in Saanich Inlet, Victoria  vicinity. Active Pass, Porlier Pass, the Nanaimo vicinity. Point  Grey bell buoy area.  Acting Director General Shinners said that the restrictions had  been drawn up so that they would impact more or less equally on  sports and commercial fishermen.  In obvious anticipation of the storm of protest that restrictions  affecting sports fishermen would raise, Shinners observed in his  press release: "The sports fishery in B.C. waters is now of such  magnitude that it cannot continue almost totally unregulated  while restrictions are being imposed on those who depend on the  fishery resource for their livelihoods."   Continued from page one.  Halfmoon Bay ��� West Sechelt (Area B) Final draft being  written. To Citizens Committee for final discussion March 12.  IPC. for final comment late March. Board 1st and 2nd reading  April 23. Public hearing mid-May.  Area C-Citizens Committee March 10 to mid-April. First draft  May 6. To T.P.C. end of May. Public meeting end of May.  Pender Harbour (Area A) One additional public meeting  possible. Revised draft March 25. T.P.C. late March. 1st & 2nd  reading late April.  West Howe Sound (Area F) Citizens meetings under way. First  draft April 30. Public meeting mid-May. Second draft June 20.  Note: These dates are truly approximate and can be affected by  changes in routine work load and through the undertaking of  additional projects.    Rocky  wins  HELP!  The Crew of the  "Beachcombers"  are once again looking for  Rental Accommodations  between  Feb. 1, 1981 to Sept. 30, 1981  Please contact  Bob Frederick  665-6820 collect  Gerussi  knows  ... about log homes  I know about logs and log building... I know the comfort and  style ot log homes and the ability they have to adapt to personalities and settings... I have one now, north of Toronto, and am  building a new one using the beautifully engineered system and  specially cut logs from North Country Log Homes at Gibsons.  Ask about having one built for you or, look... maybe you could  even build one yourself... Check it out    seeing is believing.  ...and so do we!  Continued from page one.  "He wasn't at all what I expected," Lee said, "I found him to be  an articulate and highly educated gentleman. It also appears that  he has a legitimate beef about his goddamn washing machine. 1  move we look out this bill and pay it."  Lee also made the point that it is accepted practice for water  authorities to notify residents in advance of any work that will  affect their water supply. Lee stated that when he first moved to  this area his water heater had been damaged because ofa similar  lack of notification.  PUC Chairman Jim Gurney attempted to convince the board  that the damage to Mr. Mountain's appliance had been caused,  not by the trenching operations, but by the partial collapse of an  old log and earth bridge thirty feet away. The collapse of the  bridge, Gurney stated, was in no way related to the trenching  operations.  Directors expressed some doubt that the collapse of the bridge  was purely coincidental and at no time did Gurney or any other  Director raise the question of the board's apparent lack of proper  authorization to trench Husdon Creek.  By the end of the discussion, Director Almond indicated he was  prepared to support Lee's motion and "Rocky" will get his  cheque.   Sandy Hook water  Continued from page one.  which the Comptroller may be enabled to approve the proposed  transfer appear to relate entirely to actions which only the  company can take."  The Comptroller has refused repeated requests from the  regional board that he seize the system and turn it over to the  board. In the meantime, the regional board continues to maintain  the system in order to ensure that residents of Sandy Hook have  water.  Bruno  We've developed an extraordinary system  for building log homes. Our precision cut  logs and special tongue-and-groove construction technique brings the price of log  homes into the range o( today's home  buyer.  Warm in winter, cool and dry in summer,  naturally appealing, North Country Log  Homes blend gracefully into any setting  town or country.  From the prestigious home to the recreation style cottage or chalet, the versatility  and possibilities are endless  You owe it to yourself to investigate the  log home alternative available today.  Over 45 basic plans or we'll custom design  When Quality  is Important...  North  Country  i Homes��  A Canadian Product  ... For those interested in seeing our extraordinary  system, call for an appointment to see Mr. Gerussi's  home in Gibsons, under construction, which was  designed by Mr. Cesar Caflisch, architect.  Appointments are necessary.  886-8516  886-7807  P.O. Box 1298  Gibsons, B.C. h tim-k .Mm Btmii  Though the Sunshine Coast is just notifiable famous for the beauty of its bays and beaches, the charm of woods and creek is also part of its  allure. The rural tranquility of Roberts Creek is suggested here.  VANCOUVER ISLAND  ��� PiviarnH) VkIchm Sunshine Coast Realtor, February 13, 1981  Winter Schedule  HORSESHOE BAYIANGDA1E  The following schedule will be in eflect from Monday, January 5,1981  until further notice.  LV Horseshoe Bay  Morning:    7:40 am, 8:15, 10:10, 11:15  Afternoon: 12:25 pm, 2:45, 5:05, 5:20  Evening:    7:15 pm, 8:15, 9:30,11:30  LV Langdale  Morning:    6:20 pm, 9:00, 9:30, 11:15  Afternoon: 12:30 pm, 1:35, 3:55  Evening:    6:10 am, 6:30, 8:25, 9:30,  10:30  BRITISH COLUMBIA  FERRY CORPORATION  For information phone:  VANCOUVER 669-1211 NANAIMO 753-1261  LANGDALE   886-2242 SALTERY BAY 487-9333  Schedules subject to change without notice.  PGLASSFORD PRESS  LTD.  The Publishers of  THE SUNSHINE COAST  REALTOR  Wish to Congratulate  SECHELT  on the event  of its  25th  Anniversary  February 15,1956  to  February 15,1981  Box 566  Gibsons, B.C.  VON 1V0  iS^r  EVERGREEN   PARKLAND  -  CAROLE  PLACE  BRAND NEW RANCHER: 3 bedroom, 1350 square feet  on extra large lot. This would make someone a great family  home, Bul don't wait too long as this one will not last at  $85,900.  POPLAR LANE: Three bedroom home in area of all new  houses, on large level lot, close blttttaptopnd shopping.  Tins house ���><*^tfjhfpft1 ���0��a*'1'*"^as lu"v "-'built  6 months .^JfaHfcffiffl? cedar T & G and all new floor  coverings. This homey house should be seen at $75,900.  MALAVIEW ROAD OFF PRATT: Immaculate 3  bedroom ranch style home, double windows, walk-in closet  off master bedroom. Excellent family home on a nicely  landscaped level lot. This one should be seen al $95,000.  F1RCREST ROAD - GIBSONS: New 3 bedioom  basement home. Skylight in frorU folnCSundeck off of  dining room. No steelxh^itftftffitrminis home for  that wood ^irtidQfclk.ewling costs. 2' k 6'walls. R20  insulation. f\��fthe!ftasement will be ideal rec. room area for  the children. In good family area. $73,000.  LOTS  EVERGREEN PARKLAND: We now have several lots for  sale in this park like setting of all new homes. From $33,000  up.  VIEW LOT ��� PORPOISE lift Urge uncleared lot.  panoramic view of PftfisroaxJ^1011 wa"t l0 water's edge.  $22,500. OW  NORM PETERSON 886-2607  Serving the Lower Sunshine Coast  Phone 886-2000 or 886-9121  Located in the Seaside Plaza,  Gower Point Road, Gibsons  HOMES  VIEW! VIEW! VIEW! ��� HOPKINS: Fantastic view ol  Howe Sound from this uniquely designed 9 room house.  2300 sq. ft. of living area. Stove, fridge, built-in dishwasher,  washer and dryer all included in this price. Beautifully  landscaped large lot. All for only $152,500.  level design home. There are 3 bedrooms, large living room,  kitchen, dining area, three bathrooms plus finished family  room, utility and storage area. Features include sundeck,  patio, concrete driveway and a double carport. All this on a  large mostly landscaped cul-de-sac lot. Should be seen.  Listed to sell at $115,000  Asking $76,000  DENNIS SUVEGES 886-7264  REAL ESTATE  GENERAL INSURANCE  AUTOPLAN  HOBBY FARM  Ideal Hobby Farm 214 acres with southern exposure. On  Hwy 101 Roberts Creek area. 3 bed. full basement. Ideal  family home, mostly cleared. Sheds included. $176,000.  COMMERCIAL  JANES TUB AND TOP SHOP  If you are looking for your own business, you should have a  look al this one. This store sells a full line of bathroom items  and business has increased substantially since moving to  this new location at corner of the Highway and Pratt Road in  April of 1980. With over 1200 sq. ft. of floor area there is lots  of room to grow. Good lease available. For full delaib give us  a call.  ELSON GLASS LTD.  Located on Hwy 101 and Pratt Rd.  Stock and Trade only.  Lease available with 5 year terms,  Business is well established and growing.  Listing Sales person has financial details for qualified  purchasers.  HARRY HOWARD 886-7307 Sunshine Coast Realtor, February 13, 1981  Box 100  Madeira Park,  B.C.  883-2233  Olli Sladey  REALTY  LTD.  Toll Free From|  Vancouver:  689-7623  Mcmbar ol Multiple lilting Sank*  I WATERFRONT |  HOMES  MOBILE  HOMES  | WATERFRONT LOTS & ACREAGE |  FRANCIS PENINSULA - approx. 103 ft,  choice low bank waterfront with excellent vjew  and deep, sheltered moorage. Contains an  .ipprox. 960 sq. ft. 2 BR home plus an old 3 BR  home. $160.000.  12' x 64', 2 bedroom  Gendall Mobile home with approx. 18' x 20'  addition and sundeck. Located in Seven Isles  Mobile Home Park, for quiet adults only  $25,000.  EGMONT - 7 acres with 540 ft. low bank  waterfront. Site has been prepared for possible  jse as a large WF trailer-camper park and  ishing resort. This is an excellent property  xljoining the Egmont Marina. $250,000.  Owner will finance at bank interest rate.  EGMONT -Approx. 3.8acres with approx, 550|  ft. low bank waterfront. Float, launching ramp J  & log dump. Drilled well & pump. Considerable |  land development done by owner. $165,000,  ST. VINCENT  waterfront,  plane only  X.   400 ft.  T>y boat or float  ACREAGE  EARL COVE ��� The view is unsurpassed from  this beautifully treed and lanscaped lot with  approximately 103' lowbank waterfrontage.  The 4 bedroom cedar home with basement is  ideal for vacations or year-round living.  $150,000  WATERFRONT ACREAGE  PENDER HARBOUR - 9.5* acres with 350+  waterfront. Excellent investment property with  possibility of sub-division or strata develop  ment. $265,000.  PENDER HARBOUR UOacres with 127  ft, waterfront, soulh-c.wfi'rlwwisure. Access  by 4 wheel dr^r^fl\��iu|lrfSancefrom the  ikI ol C1.V M&M&Srdw Bay. The mad  could easily tJMmproved. $55,000.  IRVINE'S LANDING - Seclusion is what you  will (ind in this approx. 17.5 acres with a  comfortable 3 BR home and several outbuildings. $110,000.  LAKEFRONT  PROPERTIES  Coast to Coast  Real Estate Service  DAN WILEY, Res. 883-9149 OLLI or JEAN SLADEY,  883-2233 Sunshine Coast Realtor, February 13, 1981  d$&fik  ��*aP  ��&����  Mitten Realty Ltd.  &  Vancouver Toll Free  681-7931  Trail Bay Mall  Box 979  Sechelt, B.C.  VON 3A0  885-3295  Conveniently located in Sechelt's Trail Bay Shopping Centre  WATERFRONT  KLYSPECK ISLAND  Located in Gunboat Bay, Pender Harbour. This  is a unique opportunity lo own a genuine Island  in a kind locked harbour. Tie up float plan or  boat or just fly the Jolly Roger. Call Syd oi  Frances Heal at 886 7875  AFFORDABLE WATERFRONT  Two lovely lots on Trail Island, just under 1.5  acres each lor Ihe adventurous, innovative  purchaser. Call Dun or Rene Sutherland at 885-  4362. A495  PENDER HARBOUR $80,000  Two lots that have almost 150' of tidal  waterfront in beautiful Gerrans Bay. Both lots  must be sold as a package. Driveway in and  health approvals and plans for development are  with listing salesperson. Vendor maycarry. Call  Don Lock 885 3730 of Emilie Henderson at 885  SECRET COVE WATERFRONT $149,500  RECIPE FOR FUN:  3   Creosote dolphin pilings.  3   6x12 - Marine floats (nested).  1   3'x36'   Marine aluminum ramp.  1 12'x5' Piled Jetty.  2 Ocean side aluminum storage sheds.  1 -120* steep bank, waterfront lot 18,000+sq.ft.  50   Sturdy cedar railed cliffside steps.  2 Wood landing rests.  I   ���   56x12'   Mobile   home   on   permanent  reinforced foundations.  1   54'xlO' Marina view cedar sundeck,  1 - Complete septic system on shared field.  Only $149,500 (or ihis fun filled recipe that will  legally   service  two  lull  families.   For  more  information call Henry Hall 885 2520 or Klaus  Roepke 885-2314, ��513  5225.  #447  WANTED - ROBERTS CREEK  Five separate parties to purchase 13 acre  Hobby Farm. Subject to subdivision approval.  Call Henry Hall 885 2520 or Klaus Roepke 885-  2314. M55B  ROBERTS CREEK $42,000  Three level acres ideally suited for Hobby Farm.  Regional water, hydro and telephone available.  Some nice standing timber. Call Terry Brackett  for more details at 8859865. #506  EXCELLENT HOBBY  FARM POTENTIAL  This Ri iltei is Creek acreage has a commanding  view of Georgia Slri.il Willi .'100 plus frontage on  Highway 101. Roads, ixiwei and water already  in place. To view call Henry Hall 885 2520  VatKouvui Toll Free (>85 9828. t��455  ACREAGE  HALFMOON BAY $49,500  1.14 acres in popular Halfmoon Bay. This first  class view property has a ruck bluff and also a  flat land building site. Zoning allows 2 homes or  duplex. In addition, purchaser shares in a  common waterfront lot lor recreation and  moorage. For more information call Henry Hall  at 885 2520 or Klaus Roepke at 885-2314.#508  FARM LAND  40 acres of Class 1 soil. This top quality farm land  is located on Mason Road. Home, barn and  workshop with approximately 7 acres cleared  and fenced. Asking $7,500 per acre plus  improvements. Some timber, Call Don or Rene  Sutherland for details at 885-9362. t��503  HOMES  SECHELT - COMMERCIAL PROPERTY  WITH HOME IN VILLAGE OF SECHELT  For details and viewing call Henry Hall at 885-  2520 or Klaus Roepke at 885-2314.        ��530  SELMA PARK  Brand new family home. This well planned  home has four bedrooms and large bathroom  on top level. The main level has sunken family  and living room, kitchen with oak cabinets, large  stone fireplace and dining area. Also full  basement with 2 bedrooms and additional space  lor suite, rec. room etc. Good assumable  mortgage. Call Terry Brackett al 8859865.  t*507  KLEINDALE $82,000  This property is truly beautiful All 3.2 acres ol  it! Lots of trees >md sunshine, gently sloping  terrain, good garden area and a900sq. ft. house  plus guest cabin, All this for only $82,000. Call  Bronia foi more information .it 885 9033. ��518  GF;ODESIC DOMES $99,000  Brand new totally unique home in Wesi Sechelt.  Two bedrooms plus study, private sundeck ofl  circular 24' living mom. Ideally suited for adult  living. Located on large view lot with subdivision  potential. Call Emilie Henderson 885 5225 or  Terry Bracketl 885 9865. S368  DAVIS BAY $149,900  Immaculate view home Panoramic view is truly  breathtaking. Upstairs there are three bright,  spacious bedmoms, ensuite off master, finished  fireplace plus large kitchen. In the basement  there are two additional bedrooms, another  bathroom plus rec. room with wet bar and 4'//x  9' pool table to remain. Also another fireplace.  At the rear of the house there is an oil-heated 18*  x 32' swimming pool. Lot has been meticulously  landscaped and fenced. Call Terry Brackett  885 9865 to make an appointment to view this  charming family home. A rare find. B520  ROBERTS CREEK $112,000  Elegant, spacious design and fine workmanship  are just some of the many interesting aspects of  this newly constructed 3 bedroom cedar home.  Situated in a quiet neighbourhood, this home  offers privacy in a rural selling and it is only a  short distance to beach, general store and  school. For further details please contact  Bronia Robins at 885 9033 or Don or Rene  Sutherland 885 9362. ��524  PENDER HARBOUR  Beautiful, panoramic view, privacy and close to  the best fishing on the coast, plus three levels of  gracious living. Three bedrooms with master  having ensuite, large kitchen is spacious and  well planned, plenly of storage and work area,  sunken living room with a fireplace, large  bathroom with a sunken tub, original murals,  vaulted ceilings. Loads of room for the growing  family. To top all this off there is a circular patio  to take advantage of the incredible view. M.L.S,  Phone Suzanne or Terry for viewing.      #389  HARBOUR VIEW $65,000  This cozy two bedroom remodelled old timer  offers very comfortable living for retirement or  just starting out. Part basement, auto oil heat.  Central location near stores, school and ferry.  Please call Corry Ross 885-9250. *479  HOMES  Mxi.  ::<-rx_i-,'  WEST SECHELT  Well built and attractive Spanish style, 4  bedroom, two level executive home, loaded  wiih everything including 2 heatilator fireplaces.  Double carport and super in law facilities.  Accommodate yourselves, the kids and mom &  pop too. By appointment only through Frances  or Syd Heal at 886 7875. 8349  SUPER ViEW,  SANDY HOOK $125,000  Quality is prominent through this architect  designed home. Excellent use of skylights and  decking give a contemporary touch. Spiral  staircase to loft and master suite with its own  dressing room, 5 pee bathroom and sundeck.  Many extras include sunken conversation pit in  ceramic tile, vaulted ceilings expertly crafted in  yellow cedar, large sauna and shower. See this  beautiful 2500 sq. ft. home by appointment only  with Emilie Henderson at 885-5225. *494  WEST SECHELT $135,000  Brand new four bedroom view home. Features  include three bedrooms up and one downstairs,  oak cabinets, fresh air fireplace and double  glazed windows. Superb view of Georgia Strait  and Trail Islands. Also family room and  sundeck. A must to view! Terry Brackett will  give you more information 885-9865.       #484  BRAND NEW $149,000  Brand new two deluxe view homes under  construction. Both are in exclusive Sechelt  areas. Plans are in our office. Please come in or  phone Emilie Henderson 885-5225, ��519  {TRAIL AVENUE $95,000  Large four bedroom home in uptown Sechelt.  Kitchen is spacious and convenient with an  attractive nook. Dining room is separate, living  room with view of the mountains. Recreation  room is finished giving a cozy atmosphere with a  fireplace and a wcl bar. Loads of storage in the  downstairs over 700 sq. fl. of sundeck. Close to  all amenities. Call Suzanne Dunkerton lor more  information al 886 8317. W510  VIEW! VIEW! VIEW!  PENDER HARBOUR $139,900  This chalet type, new construction just needs  your own personal touch to make this home  warm and inviting. 3 large bedrooms, 2\-t baths,  spacious living room with fireplace. All this and a  panoramic view of Pender Harbour. Call Gayle  Adams 883-9364 for details. t��478  WILSON CREEK $129,900  Exciting view home just started, This home has  three large bedrooms plus kitchen and dining  room on main level, The bottom level contains  the utility area plus entry level. One can finish  the rest of basement to suit their needs. Also 12*  x 44' deck at side and 6' x 50' deck at front.  Owner will consider finishing and selling at any  stage. Call Terry Brackett 885 9865.       *5I5  WEST SECHELT $104,900  bmonth new home situated ini>xclusive Sechelt |  West Subdivision, 1340sq.f I. plus full basement  with  roughed in  plumbing.   Three  large  bedrooms,   master   ensuite,   double  garage.  Assumable   mortgage   al    13%.   Call   Emilie I  Henderson 885 5225. #517  VIEW HOME IN GARDEN BAY   $74,200  MLS. This three bedroom home is located on  Sinclair Bay Road with a good view over the bay.  Family room and healed workshop, storage  shed are all included in the firm price of  $74,200. Please call Don Lock 885 3730 for  more details. t��497  SECHELT $25,000  You can own a lovely Mobile Home on leased  land with a view, good garden area, large  sundeck and within walking distance to Sechelt  for only $25,000. Please call Bronia for more  details at 885-9033. #500  WEST SECHELT $145,000  West Coast contemporary home on large view  lot overlooking Sargeant's Bay. This dream  home has over 2500 sq. ft. of gracious living  area. Three bright bedrooms, two and one half  baths, family room as well as hot tub. Shake roof  and numerous skylights. Truly a well planned  and designed home. Call Terry Brackett 885  9865. #493  a^L^afa^a^.                            t'J  WEST SECHELT $175,000  Well-appointed view home in desirable West  Sechelt. This large home features five  bedrooms, formal dining area, two fireplaces  plus two and one half baths. The modem  kitchen includes a Jennaire range, eye level  oven, garburators as well as teak cabinets.  Outside you'll find a 20' x 40' swimming pool as  well as sundecks and a double carport. The  property is almost one half acre bordered by a  creek. On sewer, many more deluxe features  too numerous to list. Terry Brackett 885 9865  or Don Lock 885 3730 will be more than pleased  to show you Ihis fine home. ��440  WELCOME WOODS ���  BRAND NEW HOME  Three bedroom home in Welcome Woods,  featuring a beautiful setting on '. acre,carport,  heatilator fireplace and purchaser can still  choose carpets, For viewing call Klaus Roepke  at 885 2314 or 885 3295. *527  WEST SECHELT $255,0(S0  A Rare Find ajewelscl on I he edge ol a sylvan  sea. Here is 1.17 acres of glorious forest. A  naturalists Delight with a trim 1.330 sq. ft. of  modern Ranch home. 2 bedrooms, spaciuus  open plan, all designed and built by a quality  conscious vendor. The kitchen is M'Lady's  Dream, with cabinets and storage galore. Large  deck, living room and bedrooms all share a  superb sea-view fringed by Arbutus and taking  in an Island Panorama. For details call Syd or  Frances Heal at 886-7875.  \lhr deutsch sprechender grundstueck - makler in Sechelt ist Klaus Roepke - privat tel. 885-2314.  POWELL RIVER RAY  IWEST VANCOUVER     bernier  IORTH VANCOUVERSALES MGR  DAL  GRAUER  885-3808  GAYLE  ADAMS  883-9364  TERRY  BRACKETT  885-9865  CORRY  ROSS  885-9250  SYD & FRANCES  HEAL  886-7875  aia^MHHHftl  PETER HENRY  DAVIDSON HALL  886-8400     885-2520J Sunshine Coast Realtor, February 13,1981  Mitten Realty Ltd?  Vancouver Toll Free  681-7931  885-3295  MEMBER OF "RELOCATION SERVICES CANADA" REFERRAL SYSTEM.  WE HAVE A TRADE PLAN FOR HOMES, PLEASE CALL FOR DETAILS.  Conveniently located in Sechelt'sTrail Bay Shopping Centre  SUNRISE RIDGE INDUSTRIAL PARK  Partial & Fully Serviced Industrial & Commercial View Lots & Acreage. Next door to Sechelt-  Gibsons Airport. Amalgamation, the proposed marina and proposed new highway make these  excellent holding properties. Invest in Sechelt's future. Call Henry Hall at 885-2520, Toll Free 685-  9828.  PARTIALLY SERVICED  INDUSTRIAL ACREAGE  I0H IUTUM SUSDIVISIOH  EUEUEIT HOIMM POTIHTMl  MAKE AN OFFER OVER $295,000  LOT tl  -Ir  ���MTMILV SERVICED lUIHTMAl  ACMAfE  10* EUTUK SUIWVISIOH  Mitt  $232,000  a*Sm  MB'".  1014  ill**  J  SQO  $72,300  CO J  /  ���>.        !  10T l\         (             l��  im.        \        Mr  7   "  10T ��  \   1.24) K.  $29,500,$30,900  /   toi u  ���747 ��.  $29,500 |S'  toi I?     loir  0117 > I        i.lllM.  $29,5001 $30,000  tor n I      ui-j  iiSroa  j. �� 717 at  ;  $58,000  LOT 11 | 10T 14  ��� 142 at. 1.141 at.  $62,0001   $62,000  ���0WIU tTMTA WMIWIIS|  OR MIDI I  ^  .   i /  F;llU t,L,V   TO SECHELT    GIBSONS AIRPORT  FIELD   ROAD     TO SECHELT    GIBSONS AIRPOAT  HOMES  SECHELT VILLAGE $71,900  K you're interested in a home that is within  walking distance to schools, shopping and boat  launch ramp, and if you've always wanted a  greenhouse and a garden in a fenced-in back  yard, and if you tike a spacious floor plan with  two bedrooms, two full bathrooms, family  room, Franklin fireplace, etc., etc., etc., then  you really should make an appointment to view  this immaculate, four year old, double wide  Mobile Home! Call Bronia at 885 9033.   ��528  WEST SECHELT VIEW HOME  Newly listed immaculate three bedroom home  on large landscaped lot, two bathrooms (one  with Sauna) family room, separate storage,  separate workshop, plus a beautiful view of Trail  Island. To view, please call either Syd or  Frances Heal at 866-7875 or 885-3295.  SELMA PARK $149,900  Brand new three bedroom home. Owner has  just begun construction. This home features  three bedrooms and bath on top level. Kitchen,  family room and living room on main level. Plus  large unfinished basement. Now is the time to  look at the plans and choose your cabinets,  carpets etc. The ocean is superb. Good  neighbourhood. Call Terry Brackett 885-9865.  #526  DAVIS BAY $159,900  View home ��� Contemporary large family home  in popular Davis Bay. Three bedrooms,  elevated living room, dining room, family room  and large kitchen with all modern appliances.  This home has three sundecks and a full  basement. For viewing call Henry Hall at 885  2520 or Klaus Roepke at 885-2314.        14521  IRVINES LANDING -  PRIVACY AND VIEW  See this delightful Irvines Landing, two  bedroom Panabode with garden and unique  situation which almost completely precludes  neighbours. Very cozy and with some ocean  view it is also an easy stroll to Hotel Lake. Call  Syd or Frances Heal at 886-7875. #529  LOTS  SKYLINE DRIVE $45,000  Fabulous view of Ihe water and Ihe mountains  from this beautifully treed lot. Close to all  amenities. Call Suzanne (or more information at  886-8317. .   #473  SANDY HOOK  Two lots oil Skana Crescent must be sold as  one. Together these lots make up 2.11 acres of  view and woods. Your own little estate? Only  $32,500 for both. Dal Grauer 885.3808. .487  SKYUNE DRIVE $55,000  Beautiful expansive view ol the mountains and  the gap Irom this large lot on the Bluff. Covered  with Arbutus and Christmas trees. Call  Suzanne for more information 886-8317.11474  SEAMOUNT LOT $30,000  Prime level lot. All services 52.5' x 150'. Call Syd  or Frances Heal 8867875. 11514  SECRET COVE  Just listed ��� Wescan Road, .94 acre of treed lol  adjoining Smuggler's Cove Marine Park. For  details call Don or Rene Sutherland at 8859362.  ���522  SECHELT VILLAGE $18,500  Only one lot left in Cedar Corners Subdivision.  For details call Don or Rene Sutherand at 885-  9362. .299  SECHELT $25,000  Building lot close to the Arena. Good holding  property. Potential view. Call Terry Brackett for  more details at 885-9865.  ���BUSINESS���,  OPPORTUNITIES  GOLD MINE AT SEA LEVEL       $20,000  If you really mined al sea level there would be  engineering problems. In this case, this  moneymaker has all sorts of potential without  any engineering problems. We can show you a  secondhand business capable of upgrading into  antiques and new product lines such as  ceramics and gift-ware in a million dollar  location fully protected by long-term lease. This  is where the tourists stop and congregate to  enjoy the view, the beach, soft ice cream, local'  prawns and okanagan fruit and as part of the  action they come in to browse and buy in your  store. What beats us is why the vendors want to  sell but rumour has it that they are committed to  beef-ranching in Patagonia. Offers invited  through Syd or Frances Heal 886-7875,   #512  ATTENTION  WOODWORKERS $225,000  Don't bother to call unless you aim to be a  millionaire. This business includes a modern  concrete block building with heavy duty power,  office area, a full inventory of woodworking  machinery and an established product line  capable of extension or expansion into other  woodworking lines. There are many angles to  this business including some excellent  assumable finance. To us they all look good so  get together right away with Syd or Frances  Heal at 886-7875 and let's have a heart to heart  discussion,  Ihr deutsch sprechender grundstueck - makler Jn^echelthUilausRoepke^ privaUei885^2314,  EMILIE       KLAUS    BRONIA        RENE SUZANNE       DONALD        DON       EMC    ROSEMARY  HENDERSON   ROEPKE    ROBINS    SUTHERLAND  DUNKERTON  SUTHERLAND    LOCK    RUDLAND   YOUNG  885-5225    885-3295 885-9033     885-9362     886-8317      885-9362    885-3730 885-9857 886-8359  VANC/BURNABY  SURREY  LANGLEY Sunshine Coast Realtor, February 13, 1981  At Or B0X 149��-  jyCT WHARF ROAD  cT  SECHELT, B.C.  VON-3A0  tm  PHONE  885-2235  VANCOUVER  689-5838  (Toll Free)  HOMES  CENTURY WEST REAL ESTATE  LOSE YOUR HEART No. 671  To this Tremendous Waterfront Property! 88' of prime beach front  Two bedroom home with great view from all the living areas. A must to  view if you are looking for waterfront. Call Larry or Ruth Moore at IMS'  9213.  WEST SECHELT No. 503  This beautiful Lindal cedar view home has  everything you could want. 4 bedrooms, 2 full  baths plus % balh off utility room, formal dining  room, living room and family room with  connecting fireplace. The features go on and on.  This is the ultimate in family living. Call Leslie  Fitch 885 9057.  QUALITY OF YESTERYEAR        No. 634  Can be found in this 1375 sq. ft., 17 year old home,  located on a large double lot in lower Gibsons  with panoramic view from Howe Sound to the  Straits of Georgia. Fully finished 2 bedroom suite  in basement presently rented. Assumable 1st  mortgage of $40,000 at 12% due November 83.  For the details call George Longman 886-8548.  CONVENIENCE OF LOCATION  AND POCKETBOOK! No. 629  3 bedroom home for $49,500. These Strata Title  Units are located on Hillcrest Road. Within  walking distance of schools, shopping and other  amenities. Only three left. Call for appointment to  view Eva or Lynda at 886 8194.  HORSE SENSE!  No. 670  FED UP WITH HIGH  INTEREST RATES No. 643  This desirable 3 bdrm view home has an existing  1st mortgage at 10".i. Full basement is partially  finished allowing completion to suit your needs.  Conveniently located in Gibsons within walking  distance to shopping facilities and schools.  Asking $107,000. Call Lynda 886 7352 or 886  8194.  VIEW SELMA PARK No. 667  Your own mini estate. Older home with view.  Two separate cottages on almost '.< acre of  beautifully landscaped property. For your  appointmenl lo view call Leslie Fitch at 885-9057.  IN THE HEART OF SECHELT       No. 631  2 bedroom 750 sq. (i. home wiih attached  carport, Ne.it and lidy inside and nicely  landsc.iped outside. Don't miss the chance to  invest in uptown Sechelt, Asking price $79,500.  Foi details call George Longman 886-8548.  OVER 5 ACRES ���  ROBERTS CREEK No. 641  Over 5 acres of fantastic secluded view property  in lower Roberts Creek. Definitely rated TEN, on  which there is a 1180 sq. ft. 2 bedroom, neat and  tidy home. Several outbuildings, plenty of room  ���or horses. A real treat for sore eyes. $129,000.  Call George Longman for more details at 886-  8548.  It's just good horse sense to fall in love with this 2  acre nature lover's hobby farm! A barn,  workshop and fenced pasture are just a small part  of this private estate, The household cook will  love the spacious sunny kitchen in this 1900sq. It.  ranch style home. Outdoor living at its best in  West Sechelt! $135,000. Call Rita Percheson  885 5706 or Lynn Wilson 885-5755.  FOR THE GOOD LIFE No. 668  Enjoy the spectacular view of the Trail Islands  from this posh 3 bedroom home on a quiet cul-de-  sac in West Sechelt. Beautifully landscaped low  maintenance garden on this southern exposure  property. A real showplace with vaulted ceilings,  automatic garage door opener, cedar accent  walls and much, much more. To view this  impressive home phone Lynn Wilson 885-5755.  HOMES  18 KARAT QUALITY No. 644  Exciting contemporary home, oner 2700 sq. ft. of living space. Gower  Pt. Rd. overlooking the Straight of Georgia. To mention some features,  tinted skylites, indirect & track fighting, area controlled electric  heating, double pane windows, sauna and hot tub, phis an attractive  assumable mortgage of $44,000 at 11%% due October 1982. Asking  price $180,000. For more details call George Longman 886-8548. Outon  MLS. Qualified purchasers only please.  jfeatMatlltt  **W 1  MAKE FRIDAY 13TH  YOUR LUCKY DAY No. 635  Look at this large charming older home located  on a Lucky Five Acres, Bring your rabbit's foot or  good luck charm and turn this into your Lucky  Day - Call Ruth Moore 885-9213.  VIEW! VIEW! VIEW! No. 673  Treat yourself to an unobstructed view of the  Trail Islands from this immaculate two storey  home in desirable West Sechelt. New concrete  driveway is just one of the many features of this  fine home. A must to see at only $132,500. Price  includes stove, dishwasher and living and dining  room drapes. For your appointment call Leslie  Fitch at 885-9057.  > -  A SWEETHEART OF A DEAL No. 663  Offers to $89,900 on this fine two bedroom  home. Village location. Near new and included  are Frig., Stove, Washer & Dryer and new  drapes. Only carpet and trim to complete the full  basement. Call Larry & Ruth Moore to see this  Sweetheart at 885-9213.  DUNHAM ROAD ��� $52,900 No. 628  This large 3 bedroom home is a good buy on  today's market. Family kitchen, heatilator  fireplace in living room, 2 piece ensuite, den.  Large landscaped lot. Call Eva Carsky for  appointment to view at 886 8194 or 886-7126.  CHUCK DOWMAN  885-9374  PHYLLIS  885-9462  MEMBER SUNSHINE COAST  "TWO OFFICES TO SERVE YOU"  BOB KENT    LARRY MOORE      RUTH MOORE        PETER SMITH  885-9461 885-9213 885-9213 885-9463  BERT WALKER PAT PARKER BILL WALKEY  885-3746 885-5615 885-5327  KEN WELLS  886-7223  LARRY REARDON  885-9320 Sunshine Coast Realtor, February 13,1981  PHONE  886-8194  VANCOUVER  689-5838  (Toll Free)  Te  jtTZI  DENTAL CENTRE       ^ V^  GIBSONS  ���CENTURY WEST REAL ESTATE  LOTS  ACREAGE  Q,  *  DIAGRAM WHERE HELPFUL  ROBERTS CREEK WATERFRONT No. 675  192' of fantastic level waterfront, gently sloping back 600' to Beach  Avenue. Chance of a lifetime to purchase lifetime estate or as a proud  investment for the future. For details call George Longman 886-8548.  BUSINESS CORNER No. 636  On ihis "most ��� seen" corner locaiion at turnoff  from Hwy 101 lo Madeira Park's Mall and be the  centre of attraction on this high profile  commercial Light Industrial Etc. zoned Land.  Approx. 8/10 Acre. Nearly 200' on each road.  Elevation of land provides view too! Just $59,000  and terms may be considered. Don't regret your  delay. Phone "Tiny Bob" 885-9461.  CENTURY WEST REAL ESTATE  AGENTS FOR  M 0 MACKENZIE MM!71.0  mR  Plans and Brochures available  FREE ESTIMATES  Call Lurry Moot* 885-2235  ROBERTS CREEK No. 620 SECRET VIEW No. 674  5.65 acres, hydro pole into building site on Look down across the proposed Marina access  property. Zoned A3D. Hydro easement through into beautiful Secret Cove, This half acre idyllic  property could make excellent granging area, lot will give you privacy, beauty and a fantastic  Good holding property. Asking $52,000. For view of the water, You can have the privilege for  details call George Longman 886-8548. $39,500 if you call Bill Walkey at 885 5327.  ROBERTS CREEK No. 646  Beach Avenue building lot centrally located to  school, store, library, post office and beach.  Regional water, hydro and cablevision at  properties edge. Development made easy as land  is presently landscaped with only fruit trees  remaining. Asking price $45,000. Bring all offers  to George Longman 886-8548.  LEVEL BUILDING LOT No. 652  Level building lot in area of new homes. Invest  your money or build your new home to capture  the view. Priced to sell at $29,000. Call Leslie  Fitch at 885-9057.  BARGAIN! No. 677  Fully serviced lot in West Sechelt waiting for your  mobile home. Only $25,000. Call Lynda Hickman  886-7352.  LAST CHANCE FOR  FOR SANDY HOOK! No. 625  Better move quickly, the lots are disappearing  while you look. This is the last one on Sandy Hook  Road for $27,500. Call Bill at 885-5327 or Pat at  885-5615.  PRIVATE ACREAGE No. 647  Ten minutes from Sechelt and you can have the  privacy of tall timbers on a huge lot, almost an  acre. Gently sloping with good soil. Build your  home on this beautiful property and enjoy a  private acreage with all the amenities of Sechell  but a few minutes away. At $47,500 it's a steal, so  steal up to your phone and call Bill Walkey at 885-  5327.  HOLT ITl No. 660  This treed, sloping five acre parcel is not presently  serviced but close to Sechelt. Good investment  potential. So buy now and hold it! Call Larry  Moore for more information al 885-9213.  ARBUTUS ACREAGE No. 649  Think of a warm, sunny isle, arbutus blowing in  the breeze. 1'.. acres of privacy on Trail Isle. Now  you've Ihroughl about it, buy it for $29,000. Bill  Walkey 885 5327.  FALL IN LOVE No. 619 |  With this fine 2 acre wooded parcel. Gentle  southern slope, located only minutes from  Sechelt Village. Heart warming price of only  $45,000. Call Larry Moore 885-9213 or Ed Baker  8852641.  BUSINESS  OPPORTUNITIES  BUSINESS MAN'S DREAM No. 616  Sales $100,000+, 3 employees, excellent profit  ratio, Make money on both ends ��� cleaning  service & supplies, one of a kind business,  product lines protected, rent $250.00/monlh,  expanding established business. High cash flow  with low overhead! $85,000. Call Leslie Filch 885-  9057 or Rita Percheson 885 5706,  STOP MESSING AROUND... No. 575 |  and buy Ihis business; so the goods are ancient,  what else do you expect, it's an Antique Store!  Old money is always better than new, so give me I  your new $15,000 and the old antiques and |  business are yours. Bill Walkey 885-5327.  fl'llll'  Let Us  Shelter You  Bob's Big  Protection  -M  ^"l  |     For a Good Policy  |CENTURY INSURANCE]  ���   Dial "Tiny Bob" Kent  | 885-2235 |  U  CENTURY 21  I  J SECHELT ,  BOB,  REAL ESTATE ASSOCIATION  GIBSONS 886-8194       SECHELT 885-2235   ED BAKER        LESLIE FITCH       LYNN WILSON     RITA PERCHESON       ALINE HALL   JUDY KIRKBRIDE  885-2641 885-9057 885-5755 885-5706 885-2142 885-3622  BETTY CALLI      GIBSONS OFFICE       EVA CARSKY     LYNDA HICKMAN  GEORGE LONGMAN  885-2762 886-8194 886-7126 886-7352 886-8548 Sunshine Coast Realtor, February 13, 1981  SUNNYCREST  SHOPPING  CENTRE  886-2277  GRANDVIEW RD: OflChasler. Tucked in the  trees, this cedar, basement home offers liled  entry, stepdown living room with fireplace, cedar  feature wall, skylights and french doors. Three  bedrooms and separate dining room. Basement is  mostly completed wiih fireplace, workshop and  large bedroom. Lot size is approximately 85  115. $106.500.  SCHOOL RD: Executive home nearing  completion in excellent Gibsons location.  Features include sunken living room, 2%  bathrooms, double attached garage, paved  driveway, 2x6 conslructiun, shake roof, master  bedroom wiih lireplace and ensuite,  SEACOT WAY: Quality buill custom styled  nut'. Energy efficient design. Heatilator  fireplace with .iddilion.il space at rear lor wood  healer. Some additional features. Three  bedrooms, master ensuite with shower. Sunken  living room wiih old fashioned homestead brick  fireplace. Kitchen features dishwasher and all  major appliances. Fully insulated with thermo  glass. Quality floor coverings and deluxe light  fixtures. Concrete driveway and lot terraced and  basic landscaping done. Lots of other great  features $109,500.  DUNHAM ROAD - PORT MELLON: Ideal  slarter home for the family who can do some fix-  up work. Large landscaped 70 x 173 lot. Extra  large living room with fireplace and 2 generous  sized bedrooms. 1250 sq. ft. total. Appliances  included in the unusual price of $44,900.  MARINE DR: Waterfront triplex. Refurbished in  1976. 100 feet of waterfront in Village. Good  holding property for future townhouse develop  ment, Income currently $945/month. Adjacent  property to be developed. $252,400.  EALTY  AND LAND DEVELOPMENT LTD.  R.R. #2, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  VANCOUVER  TOLL FREE  682-15131  HOMES  BONNIEBROOKE HEIGHTS: Take udvan  l.ige '>! today's pines (oi springuimplcliun, This  designer huill home will he nestled among Ihe  trees to cnmplemenl Ihe cedar siding and shake  ronl Energy efficient with R28r(X)linsu!alionuiKl  thermal windows. 15 |(hiI master bedroom will.  full ensuilu and oversize tub; crealu .i private  garden atmosphere onln p.Mm. Excellent '.  bedroom floor plan, family room wiib fireplace,  1516 sou,ire (eel ol lOMiloM.ihle living (or  $109(500,  HOMES  LANGDALE RIDGE: Quality built executive  home on private Davidson Road cul-de-S&C has  just commenced construction. Excellent view in  area of new homes. This three bedroom home will  have 1736 square leel of finished living area plus  .in unfinished basemen!. Extra features include 2  full bathrooms, lireplace and wel bar in living  room, large study or 4th bedroom. Master  bedroom is 13 x 16 plus walk in closet. Shake  roof, sundeck wiih southern exposure. Kitchen  eating area plus dining room. Post and beam  structure wiih vaulted wood ceilings. Come in  and view the plans for this exciting home.  $127,500.  GLASSFORD RD: Ideal three bedroom family  home in convenient village location. Area of new  construction. Partially finished basement with rec  room and 4th bedroom. Move in condition.  $77,900.  LAUREL RD: Davis Bay. This custom homt  leatures 2 fireplaces, sunken bathtub, master  ensuite, large finished rec room wit h bar and wine  :ellar. Three bedrooms up, two bedrooms down.  Beautiful view of straits from dining room anc  kitchen, Large lot with excellent garden area  House is five years old and was custom built by  wrier builder. $139,500.  GOWER PT & CLARK: View, sub-dividable I1 *  acres. This new Big Big house has plenty of  potential. 3000 sq. ft. on 2 levels fealures  fireplaces, deluxe fixtures, garbage compactor,  dishwasher, ceramic tile kitchen floors and 8  bedrooms, 3 bathrooms. A 24' x 28' garage with  storage area and office also included. $193,000.  CREEKSIDE PARK: Large ranch home on  corner lot in Creekside. Extra large living room  has floor to ceiling antique brick fireplace with  glass doors. Three bedrooms. Extra large  bathroom with Jacuzzi. Enclosed carport,  workshop and extra room for study, storage or  4th bedroom. $125,000.  INVESTMENT - COMMERCIAL -REVENUE  GIBSONS: 2250 square feet commercial  building separate leases, Well constructed and  maintained single storey building in the heart of  Gibsons Harbour area. Excellent potential.  $119,000  INVESTMENT COMMERCIAL REVENUE  ELSON GLASS: Excellent business in growing  community, Year end statistics available lo  qualified purchaser. Exciting business oppor  tunity in expanding area, Excellent location  $180,000.  t m.  CREEKSIDE PARK ESTATES: Beautifully  finished 7 month old, custom built executive  home in prestige area, Fealures include 3  bathrooms with shower in ensuite, two car  garage, large family room w/fireplace, large  kitchen and nook, quality wall to wall carpeting  throughout, 3 bedrooms, sundecks, concrete  driveway with beautifully landscaped front yard  and Gibson Creek bordering back of property  with lots of trees for privacy. Assumable 13'  mortgage in place for 4 more years, Fireplace to  be completed and lighting fixtures installed.  Phone for appointment to view. $119,900.  NORTH RlgGfctlftVTarmer. 5 acres with  barn, chickeq^oTr^etc. & cleared, partial view  with potential of panoramic view of Howe Sound.  Close to ferry on North Rd. yet very private.  Heatilator stone fireplace. Exterior needs minor  fix-up and stain. Adjacent to R2L zoning.  $139,500.   LOTS  SARGENT RD: Building lot on Sargent Road  with clear view of Howe Sound and the Harbour,  Ready to build on. All services available including  sewer. $47,500.  EVERGREEN PARK: Two large tots on quiet  cul-de-sac in popular new sub-division only  minutes away from the centre of Gibsons.  $34,900 each.  GRANTHAMS LANDING: Near Soames  Point this fantastic view loUwkan ideal setting  nestled in the trcej^Wft faiyjeep up from the  ro.id, but is J^IA ajajlt����*inew of Keats Island  and North Sli^i^MBunlains is breathtaking. Lot  size is 66 x 132, $29,900  BOULDER PL: Semi-waterfront view lot on  quiet cul-de-sac in Halfmoon Bay. You own an  interest in the park lot that sits between you and  the water. This lot has all the aesthetics you could  imagine. Year round creek follows one lot  boundary view, easy access beach that is ideal for  boat launch and storage, adjacent to park, nicely  treed, over 'v acre in private setting and less than  one mile to store, school and government wharf.  If you care about your surroundings you'll  appreciate the value! $49,500.  HOMES  MAPLEWOOD: Nicely kept three bedroom  home in convenient village location. Lush green  lawn surrounds expansive deck in backyard wiih  a keyhole view of the strait. An expanded deck  could easily be built to capture southern view of  Georgia Strait. Fully fenced rear yard and quiet  neighbourhood and with lane entry make this an  ideal location for the young family or retired.  Sunken living room off of dining area with  additional eating area in large kitchen. Phone to  view this quality built home. $82,900.  NORTH RD: At Cemetary Road. Four  bedrooms, believe it or not. This cozy little cedar  home has a wood burning parlor stove in the livin<  room. Ideal for the young family, close to school!  and shopping. $69,500.   1IIWHW.I WHW,  SARGENT aQMfcnc^^flew from Gamble,  to Georgia ��\^mTtffee bedroom home in toj  condition. Freshly painted, nicely landscapec  yard. Workshop in basement, Walk to shopping  schools and wharf. $103j50<V_mm^m_^m  one year ole  ikjjg distance to al  ir to ceiling brick  TR1CKLEBROOK: Ii  Ihree bedrooi  amenities. Li'  fireplace. $74,  SCHOOL RD: 1065 sq, fr^Jxdroom single  storey home on large tmngwaMoi, ^ block u  schools, 1 N.^/sTMimlfcJneri RMl (Mult  family), Severl^lMy^mvlirees. Fully insulalec  home with nevWoof. Excellent holding property  or starter home. F.P. $49,900.  NOR'WEST BAY RD: Spacious cedar will  shake roof home on 4 cleared, level acres. Three  bedrooms, separate dining room. Large pantry  off kitchen. Electric and economical wood heat  Also included are 20 x 20 barn, chicken coop, pig  run with feeders and 8 x 14 storage shed. Rural  living and only minutes from Sechelt. $132,500.  ACREAGE  HWY 101 SOAMES POINT: 12* acres of prime  view acreage on Highway 101 at Soames Point.  Zoned for sub-division, or use the two separate  parcels for exclusive residence. Lot B has 678 feet  of frontage and Lot C has 999 feet of frontage.  Adjacent to beautiful Soames Park, $325,000.  S AKIN AW LAKE: Here is 35 acres with 800 feel  on the lakefront, accessible from Garden Bay  Road or by water. Timber on, good moorage and  adjacent lots have cabins on. South-west  exposure. $125,000.  HWY 101: Valuable C 2 zoned property. 1.7  acres on Highway 101, Gibsons, Zoned for  hotel/mctel. Village will listen to other zoning  proposals. Ideal location. All ferry traffic passes  this land. $275,000.  MEMBER SUNSHINE COAST REAL ESTATE ASSOCIATION  STEVE        ANNE        JOHN        TERRI        GREG        GARY        DAVE JON LORRIE  SAWYER    GURNEY   HANSON    HANSON    GRANT    PUCKETT ROBERTS     MCRAE        GIRARD  886-7678    886-2164    886-8295    886-8295   886-7204    886-9508    886-8040     885-3670      886-7760 Sunshine Coast Realtor, February 13, 1981  ���MOBILE  24' x 56'  (1248 sq. ft.)  IN STOCK NOW!  MANY MODELS AND FLOOR PLANS  TO CHOOSE FROM  COAST MOBILE HOMES LTD.  Across trom Banners Furniture Ii SMhall  885-9979 "0l6S93 885-9979  PENDER HARBOUR  REALTY LTD.  Highway 101 at Francis Peninsula Rd.  883-2794  New low Hdles on House Insura  EGMONT LOTS  .05 acrei with water, power & paved road. Possible view.  F.P. $35,000.  .05 acrei with small livable cabin. Water & power etc. F.P.  $35,000.  .75 acre�� has small house which needs repairs. Could be  livable. Water & power to house. F.P. $40,000.  HIGHWAY ACREAGE: Here's a good investment  property - 6.7 acres on Highway 101 close to Madeira Park.  $45,000 (try offers).  SERVICED VIEW LOT: 255 Frontage. Difficult terrain  but great possibilities at asking price of $13,500.  Your Autoplan  Agent  Halfmoon Bay  to Egmont  John Breen Jock Hermon  883-9978 883-2745  lexander Realty Ltd.  MAGNIFICENT WATERFRONT HOME  IN WEST SECHELT LOCATED IN "CA-  LETA": One of the most picturesque locations  in B.C. Beautifully situated as to provide the  maximum use of approx. 500 lineal ft. of open  ocean. A panoramic view from 3150 sq. ft. of  architect designed home with many pleasant  extras including 2,000 ft. of sundecks  surrounding home, fireplaces, professionally  landscaped carports, community sewer system.  Tins lovely home has to be seen to properly  appreciate its many attractions, By appointment only and pi ices in 400's.  TAYLORS GARDEN BAY STORE &  MARINA: is ii well known and long established  business located in Garden Bay. Store, Marina  Gas pumps, boat facilities and other extras.  A KARF. 200' WATERFRONT HOME  WITH 2 BR IN BARGAIN HARBOUR:  Direct access from Francis Peninsula Road with  good moorage and a spectacular view of all oi  Bargain Harbour Approx. '..acre. $220,000  I HO FOOT DEEP WATER MOORAGE  AND TWO BR HOME IN MADEIRA  PARK: Tins valuable property includes  foreshore lease, 1,5 acres, guest cottage and 35'  x 35' storage shed. Room for an additional  house. Located next to Coho Marina and  known as "WIDMAN PROPERTY,"  213 ACRES WATERFRONT PROPERTY  AT GREEN BAY ��� NELSON ISLAND: This  prime property has 213 acres, several buildings,  private lagoon with unlimiled potential.  SUNNVS HAIR BOUTIQUE IN MADEIRA  PARK: conveniently located in the shopping  centre, a thriving business that has been rapidly  growing over the years, owner raising family and  would still work part time.  BEAUTIFUL FISHER ISLAND AT EN-  TRANCE TO LEE BAY, (District Lot 4064):  has spectacular exposure and excellent deep  water moorage with dock and small building.  Salmon in your back yard. $160,000.  THIS 1.2 ACRES WITH APPROX. 180'  WATERFRONTAGE: has excellent moorage  wiih large floats, 2 homes including large  grocery store and ideally located near Imperial  Oil dock, good black top access from Francis  Peninsula Road adjoining lull lengll) of properly.  15 UNIT MOTEL IN GARDEN BAY: with  attractive Caretaker's house. Short walking  distance to Marinas. A thriving business with  lucrative revenue potential. Call for further  information.  A LARGE LOVELY 3 BR VIEW HOME  OVERLOOKING BARGAIN HARBOUR.  LOCATED OFF CHRIS WAY: One of the  nicest homes in the area with panoramic view,  all appliances, carpets, drapes, fireplaces up &  down, full basement with rec. room.  A LOVELY S BR WATERFRONT HOME  IN GARDEN BAY: With a lovely view, ramp  and float with deep water moorage, carpets,  drapes, appliances, lovely fireplace, 2 levels  loaded with extras. Good access in a  convenient location $205,000,  Your exclusive "Panabode" dealers  383-2491-  P.O. Box 10, Madeira Park, B.C. VON 2H0  RoyalTrust  ELIZABETH RAINES  Sales Representative  FANTASTIC OPPORTUNITY  For person who wishes to be independent. Well established  Taxi Business in prime location of Pender Harbour. Good  potential for territorial expansion and current services. For  complete information call Elizabeth Raines 324-4621 (24 hours).  BEAUTY SALON FOR SALE  Opportunity to be creative and be your own boss at the same  time. Well established business with 4 fully equipped stations, 3  sinks with extra hook-up for fourth, 4 dryers, bin washer &  dryer, full bathroom plus storage. Located in modern plaza  close to shopping centre. Lots of parking available. Vendor is  motivated. All reasonable offers will be considered. Call  Elizabeth Raines 324-4621 (24 hours).  Together, ���  9  we can help you better.  ROYAL TRUST CORPORATION O* CANAOA. REALTOR 10  Sunshine Coast Realtor, February 13, 1981  W -Waterfront  H -Homes  A - Acreage  R - Recreational  F - Farms  "Your Real Estate Hosts  on the Sunshine Coast"  Bus. 885-5171  Box 1188, Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0  WHY PAY RENT?  Especially when you can buy this 3 bdrflluiobile. You have nothing to  furnish it with, no problem; iUa^fts fum/^.'nished with fridge & stove.  Now this would be id��^j<��ycBJ��e11e!or types. You can't afford to  buy? Buy with a friendJfflipBli can't afford not to. Situated in West  Sechelt. Call 885-5171. Firm at $13,500.  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY L lcl - 5  Well established small marina with high cash flow and unlimited growth  potential. Long term lease provides tor expansion. Year round  moorage. Fully booked with wartin<jBsf*.x'cellent gas. oil, engine salt's  & repairs and coffee shop^^L amwy profitable. Some long term,  low interest financr^fc4m��lk'Trie business currently supports a  staff ol 8 persons (<1 fulTOie'rand earns a substantial net profit. Offered  at the low low price cnSl80,000 including inventory and fixed assets  because the owner has other urgent interests. In my opinion this is the  best buy of the year. Call now for further information ��� call P.T. Dahle  885-5692.  WATERFRONT L 239  Here is a 1120 sq. ft. 2 bedroom rancher. Beautiful view from dining  room and living room. Stairs lead to beach. Acorn fireplace adds that  extra touch of comfort. This home is situated in a quiet residential area.  Cable, regional water, garbage pickup and local fire protection cover  your every need. Call Pat for more information. F.P. $137,500.  "WE'VE SOLD MOST OF OUR LISTINGS AGAIN. IF YOU ARE  THINKING OF SELLING, LIST WITH WHARF REALTY LTD."  MEMBER SUNSHINE COAST REAL ESTATE ASSOCIATION  "P.T." Dahle 885-5692 Deirdre 885-5971 Pat 885-5171  The B.C. Real Estate Act  Under our province's Real Estate Act. each real estate  linn must be supervised by an agent or nominee, and  must supply a bond in varying amounts, depending on the  number of licensees employed. The minimum bond for a  one-person operation is $10,000,00. For larger firms it is  proportionately higher. (In addition, most local Real  Estate Boards also carry bonds which protect the public  in the event the individual agency bonding proves  insufficient.)  For many years, our province has been recognized as  maintaining one of the highest standards in the world, in  terms of real estate licence laws, standards of education  and practice, and protection for the public.  Because of the importance of real estate to society, the  need to regulate real estate practices was recognized  many years ago. In Canada, B.C. led the way with the  passing of the country's first Real Estate licence law in  1922. In 1950. a significant amendment to the Act came  into force with the creation of the B.C. Real Estate Agents  Licensing Board, later re-named the Real Estate Council  of B.C.  The final responsibility for administration of the Real  Estate Act rests with the Superintendent of Insurance, in  the Ministry of Consumer and Corporate Affairs.  An excerpt from the phamplet  YOU AND YOUR REAL ESTATE  Published as a Public Service by the:  Real Estate Council of British Columbia  Suite 608 ��� 626 West Pender Street  Vancouver, B.C. Canada V6B 1V9 Sunsnine Coast Realtor, February 13, 1981  FREE  CATALOGUE  [  -A-F-L,I:S,i  Coast to Coast  Real Estate Service  iderson  REALTY LTD.  MMMnPwk  883-9525  P.O. Box 1219, Swhtlt  885-3211  Vancouver Toll Frao  684-8016  HOMES  HOMES  LOTS  WEST SECHELT: Large lol and large home in popular area of  West Sechelt. Yard fully fenced and landscaped. Home has  finished ground level basement and double garage. Priced right  al $129,000. Call Bob 885 2503.  rft.^hnj bedroom home.  w, could be a duplex.  SECHELT VILLAGE: lis;  Handy Binacle St. locarf  F.P. $65,500. Call Star.!  WILSON CREEK - GUN CLUB ROAD: Potential is the  word to describe this well built four bedroom home. Included iii  the home are sauna room, launuryrfflfcrn, den, workshop,  carport and wraparound dedanAalrwJbtove and heatilator  fireplace supply the vfiumvYiV^toperty contains some-  fenced pasture, two chicjfrrtoops and a storage shed. It is  described as 2.61 acres of cleared and level, southern exposure  oroperty. Asking price is $124300. For further details contact  'rank Ingham at home 8855336 or the office 885-32.11.  DAVIS BAY ��� VIEW UNLIMITED!: Executive home of 1862  sq. ft. presently under construction by P & P Development on  massive corner lot. Call Bob Bull at 8852503 and arrange a tour.  The home is located on the top of Laurel Road off Chapman  Road in Davis Bay.  GIBSONS ��� BEACH WATERFRONT: Deluxe Bay Road  location for this renovated beach front home and studio. Zoned  CD. A. and in the heart of the harbour development makes this  property a one of a kind. Call Frak Ingham al 885 5336 for more  information. Vancouver toll free 684-8016.  WEST SECHELT: A home al the right price. Single wide, 2  bedroom mobile home on a nice quiet lot in the Mason Road  area. F.P. $47,500. Call Bob Beaupre.  GIBSONS - HILLCREST RCUD: Looking foi a revenue or  retirement properly? Dnu ifTvV solid older two bedroom  bungalow with carpojlwkojkaiei the potential. The property  is 50 k 267 andrttjfciifIBme outbuildings. Call me lor the  whole story. CofflArtank Ingham al 8855336 or 885 3211 or  Vancouver Toll Free al 684-8016. ^^  ROBERTS CREEK: U7>*H <\lP< home situated on a  fully landscaped 70' >^6tlolVffist we lor serious home  hunters. Asking $84,0jfJwrDoug.  VILLAGE HOME: 3 bedroom home in a very handy location  close to everything Large lot. Home is over 1230 sq.ft.and has  a full basement. A Fjord design and construction insures the  best of quality. F.P. $98,900.  Gordon      Vadim  Hall      Kobasew  885-9986   885-3156  Bob  Bull  885-2503  DAVIS BAV - PANORAMIC VIEW: Enjoy Ihe best sunsets  on Ihe coast from your home on the hill. This immaculate Iwo  bedroom home with enclosed garage is on a half acre of  landscaped property. For information call Frank Ingham al  home 885-5336 or Ihe office 885-3211.  DAVIS BAY - VIEW NEW HOME: 1200 sq. f I. main floor with  finished ground level. 21. sets of plumbing, sundeck, 4  bedrooms, large living room and a beautiful view of Georgia  Strait. Lot is 72 x 126 with a very large backyard. A very good  area. F.P. $145,000. Call Stan.  \    ANDERSON REALTY    \  f LTD. f  4 is pleased to announce (he opening of 4  4 our new office in Madeira Park to better K  j serve our clients. IVe are located in the 8  6 former Royal Bank building and invite d  4 the public to drop in and discuss your 4  4 Real Estate needs with our professional J  J and courteous staff. Call 883-9525. 8  DAVIS BAY - VIEW LOT: Level easy lo build on wiih  westerly view. Selectively cleared. Area of $l50,00fliliomc5.  Asking $55,000. For details call Vadim.  SECHELT: Create your own park esiate on this level treed lol,  close lo Ihe water in Sechelt. All local services on paved road.  Size is 80' x 320'. The value is there al $40,000. Call Don.  DAVIS BAY: View lol on new street. Level lol treed with  sweeping view l.f Davis Bay to Vancouver Islaixi. This area has  very expensive homes so your investment is protected. Call  Boh al 885 2503.  VILLAGE OF SECHELT: Level cleared village lot in area ol  new homes. View of mountains, Paved road and all services.  Owner has septic approval. Call Bob Bull 885 2503. $22,000.  WATERFRONT  'WATERFRONT ��� SANDY HOOK: Level wale. Iron! lol wiih  sandy beach. Mcwr your boat in protected bay and explore the  inlets of Porpoise Bay. This older 1 bedroomcottagc is solid and  computable. Great summer camp or investment properly.  Tenant occupied so call Bob Bull (or appointment to view. 885  2503. F.P. $159,000.  SECRET COVE - LUXURY TOWNHOUSES: Located on  it naturally wooded hillside overlooking beautiful Secret Cove.  Featuring 1600 sq. ll. ol multilevel living area, 3 bedrooms, living  room with fireplace, 6 appliances, large sundecks, plus each  home is freestanding and offers a breathtaking view. Each  owner also has the option of up to 40 ft. nf moorage al the  marina below. To view call Vadim at 885-3211 or home 8853156.  ACREAGE  WOOD BAY (SECRET COVE): 159+ acre*Rosily view  property with nice valley in the centraJt^fc^iyide into 5  acre parcels when higlw^Jig^1^feety<fs'*pioperly. This  property is aj^pWCll^i,c%ff an investor looking to the  future. L*ripir%Jc.lritvel deposits and good boi torn land on  the proplttf. The bonus is l2 million feet of timber. Call Bob for a  tour at 885-2505. $275,000.  LANGDALE: Private acreage close to Langdale Ferry. 38.8  acres of gently sloping land in the ALR. Stream for water supply.  $180,000. Call Stan.  WATERFRONT ACREAGE ��� REDROOFFS ROAD: 1 47  acres. Unsurpassed views of Merry Island lighthouse and  Vancouver Island. Lawn, hydro, water and driveway are in. An  18' trailer with deck is included in the F.P. of $94,000. Two  homes are permitted on this 100' wide property. Call fiob  Beaupre at 885-3531.  COMMERCIAL  SECHELT - EXCELLENT OPPORTUNITY: Drive-in  business located in high traffic area. Excellent return and 2380  so, ft. building. Call Gordie 885-9986.  % ACRE COMMERCIAL: Home on the site, 3 bay garage  with hydraulic hoisl plus professional spray booth. Small slore,  excellent access. Located on the Pender Harbour Road. F.P  Jl?9 nnn. Call Stan 88^ 2.185 for details.  Bob  Beaupre  885-3531  Jack  Anderson  885-2053  Doug  Joyce  885-2761  WATERFRONT WITH YOUR OWN DOCK: This qualitv  rome has 1750 sq. II. finished on main floor, 1700 finished on  ower level and large sauna, shown in hasemenl. sundecks .me  privacy are a main feature of Ihis home and is a real buy at  $239,000. Call Bob.  FRANCIS PENINSULA ��� WATERFRONT: 70' x 170'  elevated waterfront lol. Treed wiih good soil. Paved streel and  water. This lol is a south exposure and looks directly lo  Welcome Pass and Ihe islands.'F.P $87,900. Call Stan.  i is the view from one of the best bui.t  frames on the Sunshine Coast. 1/3 acre treed lot, 3 level home  with 3 bedrooms, large sunken living room and lots of deck  Ikpace, Exterior is cedar siding and roof is shake. 14002 square  ieet. F.P. $119,500 Call Slan Anderson.   Frank        Stan Don  Ingham   Anderson   Hadden  885-5336   885-2385  885-95041 12  IF  Sunshine Coast Realtor, February 13, 1981  ssnsaBnaBegasB  B BLOCK  NATIONAL REAL EST/  the  bestsellers  OCEAN VIEW OVERLOOKING  GIBSONS & HOWE SOUND  This panoramic view may be enjoyed from both  levels of this new contemporary 1700 sq. ft.  home. It is located on one of 2 tots for added  privacy yet still easy walking distance to all local  facilities of Gibsons. Priced at $133,500.  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY  Newly established floor covering business.  Located in a modem plaza with excellent lease.  Premises are well appointed and include some  amenities. Vendor will sell for cost of leasehold  improvements, fixtures and inventory. $6,500  is assumable.  NELSON ISLAND (WATERFRONTAGE)  ESTATE SALE  This .83 acre waterfront gov't lease lot is located  in Telescope Passage. It has a domestic water  lease & is close to wharfage. This property was  assessed at $12,800 for 1979. Sale Price  $12,500.  _^^__  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY  Coin Laundromat. This self employment  opportunity will give you a return in excess of  30%, Property offers ample parking &  expansion potential. Purchase price includes all  equipment & bldgs with a long term land lease.  Priced at only $38,000.  WATERFRONT  PENDER HARBOUR AREA  Two lots totalling 142 feet of tidal waterfront  with an exceptional harbour view of Gerrans  Bay. The Properties also hold an extensive  foreshore tease. Priced at only $88,000.  WANTED  SUBDIVIDABLE ACREAGES  for outright purchase or will also  consider participation.  How much is your home worth TODAY?  To find out, call your  nearest Block Bros, office.  We'll do a market  evaluation at no charge or  obligation to you.  El BLOCK BROS.  NATIONAL HEAL ESTATE SERVICE  Harold Jacques Res. 885-9023     H-499-766  Bruce McKinnon Mobile phone Secheh  Bruno  Gerussi  knows  MR. GERUSSI  IS SEEN Oil  "THE  BEACHCOMBERS'  CBC TV  SUNMVS  AT m.  .. about log homes  I know about logs ind log building...  I know tht contort Md ttykt  ol log homtt and ��w ability  Hwy turn to adopt  to poreonalltkn and Mttlngi...  I hava on. now, norlh ot Toronto,  and am building a now on.  at Qlbaona.  Aak about hnlng on. built  lor you or, look...  mayba you could tvtn  build ont yourattl...  Chock It out..  ���Ming It balltvlng.  ...and so do we!  Our tongut-and-groova  conttructlon ttchnlqut brlngi  tht prlct ol log homaa  Into tht ranga ot today'.  homo buyar.  Warm In wlntar,  cool and dry In aummar,  naturally appealing  thay blind gractlully  Into any tatting  ...town or country  Ovtr 45 batlc plana  or wa'll custom dttlgn.  Whan Quality  is important.  North  Country  Homes3  A Canadian Product  ���  ... For thON Interested In teeing our  extraordinary tyatem, call lor an  appointment to see Mr. Gerutsl's home  In Gibsons, under construction.  Appointments are necessary.  Country Builders  P.O. Box 1298  Gibsons, B.C.  886-8516  886-7807  AELBERS REAL ESTATE  CAPA APPRAISALS INC.  Located at the Old Granthams Landing Store  Marine Drive, Box 1189, Gibsons  886-9238  Van. Toll Free  922-7814  Peter Aelbers  886-9238  Don Logan  922-6269  REVENUE PROPERTY - POWELL RIVER  4675 Mi. i.i��t..n Ave. $97,500  Older, Iwo storey house wiih basemen); three two-bedroom  suites mi separate meters and three rooms with cooking  facilities. Total gross monthly Income $1,108 per month.  Close io till the services and amenities of Powell River.  CHEKWELP INDIAN RESERVE $45,000  Tins properly would be suitable lor recreational use .ind  fealures 120 feel of waterfront. There is a small  improvement on Ihe properly and ihe lease is payable yearly  and renegotiated every 5 years At present there are ten  ye.us remaining. This waterfront property is hall the price of  waterfront on fee-simple land and for the price and len years  of use of your own waterfront retreat, this property is wot th  your consideration.  RUBY LAKE $39,500  5 acres with 130 feel of frontage on Hallowell Road. Within  walking dislance ol an excellent lake access. Privacy wiih a  view that is second to none.  k  w  4.  il i w\  - r"  ��?BLIr^l|  ,.  ."*-  fJBBs��t"+~ '  ACREAGE & HOME ON ROBERTS ROAD -  POWELL RIVER $55,000  Older, oik' bedroom with toft home on 2.2 acres on Roberts  Road. Hydro, telephone and regional water and 228 leet ol  frontage on the roadway. Fifteen minutes from the Saltery  Bay Ferry Terminal and 20 minutes from downtown Powell  River. This property was at one time a part of the 10 acre  parcel listed below the properties are adjacent to one  another and could possibly be sold together as a package.  ACREAGE ON ROBERTS ROAD ���  POWELL RIVER $49,500  Approximately 10 acres of level, partly treed property with  regional water, hydro and southerly exposure. Actual road  frontage on Roberts Road ir. 124 feet. The prices being asked  toi eal estate in this part of the Sechelt Peninsula are still  quite reasonable and this market place warrants your  attention.  Now a new freedom in vacation  planning   FAIRMONT HOT SPRINGS VILLA  VACATION LEASE OWNERSHIP  describes the idea: you own an interest ���  a specific time period of your choice, in a  resort villa for a specific number of  years.  FAIRMONT HOT SPRINGS VILLAS offer a practical way to acquire a  one or two-bedroom luxurious vacation  villa located in a completely developed residential-resort community. Golfing, tennis, hiking, trail and hay rides,  fishing, winter skiing, cross country as  well as alpine and helicopter skiing, and,  best of all, the famous Fairmont Hot  Springs offer 10,000 sq. ft. of swimming,  diving, wading and relaxing in three  naturally heated odourless pools.  Call us for further details.  MEMBER SUNSHINE COAST REAL ESTATE ASSOCIATION

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