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 name to raise tuttus  Gamble for historic lodge  by Bradley J. Benson  An innovative raffle scheme may be Ihe means whereby Ihe Sechell Chamber or Commerce saves the historic Rockwood  Lodge. See adjoining story. . Brum j bmikm pmm  When Morgan Thompson, current president of the Sechelt  Chamber of Commerce, first heard the idea, his immediate reaction was "no way". A $100 a ticket lottery to raise funds to pay  off the loan on the Rockwood Lodge seemed a bit far-fetched.  No**, with approximately 400-500 tickets sold and over a month  to go before the draw, the idea is working. Says Morgan Thompson, "it is progressing really quite well. I am optimistic."  :The attempt to save Rockwood Lodge from private development artd-ret it up for public use was initiated last year by the  JJKhelt Chamber of Commerce under the leadership of its then  Mtident, Bud Koch. The purchase price of $87,500 was met  twh $12,500 in private contributions and a public spirited  10,000 loan from the Royal Bank. But even at 'Alt over prime,  Hit interest on the loan, which has ranged from $700 to over  $900 per month has been a burden for the Chamber.  'This was temporarily alleviated by renting the lodge lo the  Kfyamavik youth group. With the increase in real eslate values  over the last year, the Chamber recently considered selling a portion of the 2.43 acres for enough to retire the loan. This would  hive saved the historic structure and accomplished a part of the  Chamber's original goals, but would not have provided for any  future civic development of the rest of (he property.  -These plans included the possibility of building the much talked about live theatre facility for the Sunshine Coast. It was the  serious consideration of this subdivision plan ihat led Bud Koch  t��'Propose the lottery as a means of preserving the entire proper-  M  Sunshine Coast residents are being offered, at $100 a ticket, a  chance lo preserve the Rockwood Lodge property for public use  with the added incentive of winning either (at relail values): a  $23,000 Buick Riviera; a $10,000 16' Sangsier boat, together  with a 75 hp Johnson outboard motor and trailer; or a $3,000  iwo week trip for two to Hawaii. These prizes were provided ai  their wholesale cost (totalling approximately $30,000) by Sunshine GM, Trail Bay Sports, and Getaway Holidays, respectively. Tickets may be purchased at Morgan's Mens Wear, Sunshine  GM, Ihe Chamber Office, from any Chamber member, or at  Trail Bay Centre where the prizes are now on display. Tickets  will shortly be available in the Gibsons and Pender Harbour  areas.  Though not the oldest standing structure in the Sechelt area,  Rockwood Lodge, built in 1935-36 by Bill Youngston, has an  important historic significance. When Helen Dawe, local  historian, was asked for her comments on Ihe Chamber's efforts  to preserve the property, she replied, "I'm glad that somebody is  going to save something. I'm all for it."  At the September 22 meeting of the Sechelt Chamber of Commerce it was unanimously voted to "either dedicate or sell the  property known as Rockwood Lodge lo the Village of Sechell  for $1.00." The purpose of this is to place Rock wood's title in  the hands of the public and it will be done with the added  guarantee of a restructive covenant that the building and property will be used only for the benefit of the people of Sechelt and  the Sunshine Coast in perpetuity. It will never be sold again.  The Rockwood gamble may yet pay off.  Serving the Sunshine Coast since 1945  The Sunshine  Published at Gibsons, B.C.  25' per copy on news stands  To spend $180 million  Delivered to every address on the Coast  October 5, 1981  Volume 35, Number 40  LEGISLATIVE LIBRARY  Parliament Buildings, ���  VICTORIA, B.C.  V8V1X4  Canfor updates Port Mellon  by Vene Parnell  The "waler babies" class at Gibsons Swimming Pool got off to an enthusiastic start three weeks ago. Now many of the community's four month to two year old babies are splashing and bobbing, encouraged by smiling mums.       ��� *m Bourn,, n��to  Historic look at collector road  Roads main topic in AreaC  by Fran Bourassa  Topics at the Area C Settlement Plan meeting held in Davis  Bay last Monday ran the ga.nbil from the volatile issue of the  proposed collector road to amalgamation.  The three hour meeting chaired by Director Charles Lee saw  Ray Mountain elected Settlement Plan Committee chairman and  also the formation of whal will be Area C's official Advisory  Planning Commission. The Commission's mandate is to advise  Cougar hound lost  Jamie Stephen, Fish and Wildlife Officer, reports lhal  the Conservation Ministry has lost a cougar-tracking  hound named Blue in the area between Cemetery Road  and Crowe Road.  The dog is a bloodhound cross of medium height wearing a collar with its name and the name of its owner Dennis  Pemble from Abbotsford. The dog is friendly and very  timid and if sighted, Please Do Not Shoot, but contact  Jamie Stephen at 883-5027 right away.  The dog was released with its tracking partner Duke early Saturday morning, October 3, in the vicinity of North  and Cemetery Roads after a goat was killed in the area by  wild animals.  f  Oopsl  A careless headline in last week's paper may have misled  our readers. The headline read Census figure released. As  reader, C.S. Mitton of Selma Park, pointed out, the  figures for 1981 were estimates from the Provincial Bureau  of Statistics. We apologize for the error.  8    Health Unit moves  Effective immediately Coast-Garibaldi Health Unit has  moved its office to 1538 South Fletcher below the School  Board office. The new telephone number for the Health  Unit is 886-8131.  the regional board director on matters of planning on the local  level. At the moment, only one Advisory Planning Commission  has been made official, Area D, which includes Roberts Creek.  The draft of the settlement plan was handed out lo the 30  residents present, although most had come with concerns about  the collector road that is to dissect the residential area from  Browning Road in Wilson Creek through to Selma Park.  Lee's alternate director Jon McRae and SCRD planner Jim  Johnstone had obtained a detailed map for the residents of the  affected area for this meeting from the department of highways'  Burnaby division.  The citizens had complained of difficulty in acquiring information about the road from local highways' officials.  Five Area C residents along with members of the SCRD staff  and regional board directors will go to Victoria to meet with officials from the Ministry of Transportation and Highways lo  layout their concerns aboul a road they feel is "an unnecessary  duplication of Highway 101". The road would run east-west and  parallel to a northerly road, the proposed by-pass highway at the  hydro line; also parallel to the southerly road, the existing  Highway 101.  Harry Almond, a director on the regional board for 10 years,  gave the Coasl News some background information on the road  network plan for the Sunshine Coast that was first introduced to  the board in 1973.  "We approved unanimously at that time the proposed by-pass  and only in principle did we agree to the grid system. Our staff  and the ministry's were to meet and come up with the exact location of the roads, (i.e. lot numbers, property lines).  "There has yet to be any communication between the board  and highways about specifics. We only find out after subdivision  approvals are given by staff from the highways department  where the roads are going by the road allowances made," said  Almond.  "Every time we have met, we look at the same general map,  we tell them the same thing. We repeat our objections to the idea  of continuing Beach Avenue to Davis Bay and the parallel route  from Wilson Creek to Selma Park," said Almond.  The following Is a quote from a report of the first meeting  held to discuss the road network, from the June 6, 1973 issue of  the Coast News.  Please turn to Page 22  Canfor vice president Bill Hughes announced to mill  employees October 1 a $ 180 million capital spending program lo  modernize and improve production at the Port Mellon pulp mill.  Local CPU president Dave Gant reacted to Ihe announcement  as "very good news". It ensures continued employment for the  mill's 559 employees as well as Improved pulp production and  irnodeoiiation ofrnMUieiH. ���>**���,  V��TJ���� tdtal pfogram'wnen completed will cost $180 million of  which $120 million has been approved to date.  Peter J.G. Bentley, Canfor president and chief executive officer; indicated: "The program has three main objectives. First,  to modernize the mill���which is one of the oldest on Ihe Pacific  Coast���to ensure long term productivity, competitiveness and  on-going employment. Second, to meet the requirement of  regulatory agencies for improved environmental protection.  And finally, lo increase mill capacity from 505 tonnes per day to  545 tonnes by 1984 and 585 tonnes by 1985.  "The decision to proceed at this time with the most intensive  capital spending program at one operation in the 43 year history  of our company was a very tough one. We are experiencing weak  . markets, largely influenced by record high interest rates, and we  do not see any improvement for at least a year. Moreover, the  cost of financing the program will be extremely expensive.  However, we are confident that better times lie ahead and we  want to ensure that our mills are cost effective and environmentally sound."  At the heart of the program is a new pulp drying machine  which will replace two existing machines. This machine together  with a new warehouse complex will cost $71 million and will be  completed in the spring of 1984. The pulp drying machine will be  a modern fourdrinier design with an airfloat convection dryer.  In order to average 585 tonnes per day, the machine will have an  immediate capacity of 750 tonnes, with the capability of being  further expanded. Future production increases above 585 tonnes  per day depend upon several factors, including fibre supply,  markets, approval of government agencies and additional  capital approvals. Canfor expects to make a decision on this  phase in 1986 or 1987.  A number of projects are already under way: an $8 million  outfall/diffuser; a $3 million 500 tonne brown stock high density storage tank; $7.5 million for a Teller scrubber, new control  room and electrical renewal on two existing recovery boilers;  and $1 million in screen room improvements.  A number of other large projects have been approved and are  at the detail engineering stages, including: a $2.5 million central  locker and shower facility for employees; new chip handling and  storage facilities at $14 million; a new $2 million rail barge  unloading ramp with a longer and stronger ramp to accommodate a larger tide range; a $1.8 million mud washer; and expansion of the construction camp at $3 million.  Hughes told employees, "Approval of the new pulp drying  machine caps almost two years of study in which we have  evaluated many options, including different levels of production, different products and, yes, even closure. The plan is con-  Lefeaux may  design Parks Plan  A recommendation will be made at (he next regular regional  board meeting that the author of the Sunshine Coast Parks  Study, Stuart Lefeaux, be asked to complete the final step and  design the Official Parks Plan for the Sunshine Coast.  The regional board's park committee met with provincial  parks branch representative, Mel Turner, on Tuesday,  September 29. Turner felt that the board had received a good  foundation for a parks plan in the Lefeaux study, as well as a  'bargain' from a man with great experience in the field.  "We are not trying to complicate things when asking for the  Official Parks Plan (OPP)," said Turner. "What we need to  know are the goals and objectives for parks on the Sunshine  Coast, whose needs the district is trying to serve, (i.e., local or  Please turn lo Page 22  sistent with Canfor's marketing and fibre utilization strategies,  make's the best use of our human and material resources, and  provides opportunities and a more secure future for all who  work at Port Mellon.  "The new pulp machine and chip handling facilities will result  in some displacement and retraining of junior employees but  there will be no lay-offs and all reductions in crews will be accomplished through the normal attrition. Many employees will  be given.the opportunity to learn new skills and training will be  an integral part of all major projects."  Canfor vice-president Bill Hughes, righl, conducts the Gibsons  Chamber of Commerce directors on a lour of ihe Purl Mellon  pulp mill, last week. Canfor announced a $180 million updating  program at Ihe mill, which is ihe oldest operating pulp mill in  B.C. Standing with Hughes from left are John Kavanaugh,  Peter Philpol, Tony Tyler, Dennis Sauveges, John MacRae and  Barry Reeves, Gibsons Chamber president. vene p������m pnoio  ON THE INSIDE...  Stanley Knowles page 2  It's Superwacky page 2  Angermeyer exuberant and confident, .page 5  Joint-Use Facility delayed page 6  Do as you would be done by  page 8  Iranian power struggle page II  Sports pages 14 & 15  Dee Cee is back  page 19  Classifieds pages 20, 21 & 22  News from the UBCM page 22  Crossword page 25 r  Coast News, October 5,1981  The  Sunshine.  mMf w  A LOCALLY OWNED NEWSPAPER  Published at Gibsons, B.C. every Monday by Glassford Pratt Ltd.  Boi 460 Gibsons. VON WO Phone 886-2622 or 886-7617  Editorial Department:  John Burnside  Fran Bourassa  Vene Parnell  George Matthews  Accounts Department:  M u Joe  Copyietting:  Wendy-Lynne Johns  Lise Sheridan  Connie Hawke  Advertising Department:  Fran Berger  Mark Hood  Jane McOuat  Production Department:  Nancy Conway  Neville Conway  Shani R. Sohn  Sherra Picketta  Bradley J Benson  SUBSCRIPTION RATES:  Canada $24.00 per year, $15.00 for six months  United Stales $25.00 per year, Foreign $28.00 per year  Distributed free to all addresses on the Sunshine Coast.  Second Class Mail Registration No 4702  Constitutional conundrum  I he decision of Canada's Supreme  Court in ihe mailer of repatriation has  lell as many questions to be answered as it  Iuin answered.  The Federal Governmeni, naturally,  has clutched unio itself the Court's apparently grudging acknowledgement of  legality whilst Ihe provinces have branched iheir undying belief in (he role ihat  must be played by 'convention'.  The judges of the Supreme Court and  Ihe premiers of Ihe provinces are right  lhal   ihe   parliamentary  system   under  which we live is much dependent on convention. It is hard to argue with the Prime  Minister, however, when he points out  that it is hard to follow a convention when  no one is quite sure what it is. The judges  fudged on the question of what constitutes a provincial consensus, though  they suggest that unanimity is not essential.  Without an indicated or agreecj definition of consensus it is likely that federal  governmeni will act unilaterally and most  Canadians will just be glad to get the matter over with.  Stanley Knowles  Ii is certain ihat politicians and the  public, regardless of Iheir political stripe,  will join in wishing a speedy recovery to  good health of the highly respected  Stanley Knowles,  Since he lirsl arrived in Ottawa in the  early I94()'s the veteran NDP member of  parliament has been universally respected  as a man of high integrity and proven  parliamentary skills. He is of a personal  stature which is found all too rarely in  men in public life.  Stanley Knowles' service to his constituents, to the people of Canada, and to  the cause of human rights generally has  been of unstinting excellence. May good  health return to him.  Congratulations, Canfor  Newspaper people thrive on bad news.  Nothing makes an editor smile more lhan  a slory about crime, corruption or  disaster. So it was last week that the Coasl  News featured a spread on the pollution  fine levied against the Canfor mill at Port  Mellon.  In Ihe interests of fairness to our com-  * inanity's largest employer, we would like  this week to commend Canfor management for its decision to invest $120 million  in upgrading its Port Mellon facility.  It is a courageous move, considering  high   interest   rates,   generally   weak  markets and current economic conditions.  The announcement comes as good news  to everyone on the Coast, not just the  employees, who must have breathed a collective sigh of relief that their jobs will be  secure, but to Coast businessmen as well,  who are dependant on the buying power  of the payroll collected by the 550  employees every two weeks. Bankers and  merchants alike will clearly benefit from  the Canfor investment.  Congratulations Canfor and best  wishes to management and workers now  and in the future.  ...from the files of the COAST NEWS  .a  v^  FIVE YEARS AGO  A joint meeting of the School  Board and the Regional Board was  held on Wednesday at the Elementary School in Sechelt to discuss the  feasibility of joint funding of recreational facilities throughout the  district. Also represented at the  meeting was the Sechelt Village  Council. Gibsons Village Council  was not represented. The rebuilding  of the Pender Harbour School lent  some urgency to the deliberations of  the evening.  TEN YEARS AGO  The following message was sent tc  Barry Mather MP in the House ol  Commons by John Pederson of the  Sunshine Coast.  "The Sechelt wharf, owned by  Sechelt Marina and Resort Ltd., has  burned. The wharf has long been an  eyesore and a dangerous playground  for children. A short while ago a little  girl fell through the decking and  drowned. Will you please ask in the  House what can be done to remove  the ruins which still are a danger to  children and boat traffic."  Mr. Pederson is waiting to hear  Irom Barry and to hear what happens  in the House of Commons.  . tEN YEARS AGO  To Dear Doris:  This man I am working with, he is  getting awful serious with me. I cannot stay in the room with him very  long. I am trying to be a good woman.  I don't want to cause any trouble, but  I'll have to. Scared  Dear Scared:  If he's the boss, you'd better quit. If  he's a fellow worker, ask the boss to  shift you to another room.  TWENTY YEARS AGO  Losing a purse containing more  than $230 is one thing, but getting It  back with its contents untouched Is  one for the book. RCMP report a Gibsons woman lost her purse on a  Black Ball Ferry one day this week. It  was found by one of the Black Ball  employees and turned over to the  mate and later to terminal officials.  Eventually, it found its way back to  the owner.  TWENTY-FIVE YEARS AGO  According to the new telephone  director, effective October 1st, there  have been increases In all dlstructs  in the number of 'phones installed.  There are 1,124 names listed in this  district. Gibsons shows 588 'phones,  Sechelt 382 and Pender Harbour climbing upwards of 134. These figures  are exclusive of those listed as toll  stations and there hwe been several  new Installations since the directory  was Issued.  THIRTY YEARS AGO  Youthful Jack Cresswell, hero of a  summer near-drowning, received  recognition of his actions when  awarded a Humane Society life saving scroll and silver cup, during impressive ceremonies at Legion Hall,  Sunday. In awarding the cup, Air Vice  Marshall Leigh Stevenson, had J.  Boucher, eye witness to the daring  rescue, give his account of the action  "which was nothing short of a  miracle."  THIRTY-FIVE YEARS AGO  A number of thefts from mall boxes  at Roberts Creek were cleared up  when a ten-year old boy confessed he  had opened envelopes looking for  money. Luckily for the addressees,  he dropped them where they could be  found. His only loot was two $1 bills,  but he claims he lost these before he  had a chance to spend them. His  case will be In court shortly and  disposition of the case may send him  to industrial school.  Quatsino, about 1900, B.W. I.eeson had settled at this main steamer port on northern Vancouver  Island's west coast and he had come to know the people who had traditionally inhabited Qualsino  Sound. Wilh Ihe use of a glass negative camera, Leeson recorded vignettes of life in and aboul Ihe  ancient village. The scene depicted here he entitled "Passing on Ihe Legends". A master of Ihe  hereditary lore holds his staff ol' authority before him. Regalia are decorated with operculum  disks. Tott-mic figures carved in high relief gaze on Ihe ceremony from shadows cast by an open  fire. If Ihe young man with his back lo Ihe camera should qualify in his knowledge of traditional  mythology, he would be admitted into the arislrocralic adull class of his people. Photo courtesy  Anna Pike, nee Leeson. L.R. Peterson  Thanksgiving Turkey  "Is it a man? Is it a bird? Is  it a plane? No, folks, it is a  new incarnation of our well-  known Miniwac, it's Super-  wacky! Or do you prefer  Mighty Miniwac?  For, lo, it is written in the  histories of the time how in the  fair land west of the high  mountains there was for many  years a great chief known as  Wacky, he of the blinding  teeth. And though Chief  Wacky was a very great chief  he grew old, as chiefs will  grow old, and in his old age  the slick of government slipped from his fingers and was  grasped eagerly by the would-  be chief of the round tummy  known as Dave and ihe  followers of Wacky lamenied.  But soon ihere came from  ihe country wherein people see  strange things in water and  make much wine, the son of  Wacky, oik Miniwac who  seized again from Dave of the  round lummy Ihe magic slick  of governmeni and became Ihe  chief. And the Wacky people  rejoiced!  Now, in Ihe sixih year of  Chief Miniwac there is  evidence that he is becoming  Chief Superwacky.  Fale, wilh ils customary majestic ambivalence, has chosen  to make our very own earnest  fellow from the Okanagan the  president of this year's council  of premiers and in that grand  office Billy Boy has been flying around the country, ostensibly to save it, grabbing  headlines wherever he could as  he ostentatiously conferred.  The Supreme Court judges  certainly could not have picked a better lime lo make their  pronouncements as far as the  Son of Wacky is concerned.  Consider. Miniwac and his  stumbling Socreds sought to  divert our attention from the  pettiness and corruption  revealed for us in Ihe series of  Dirty Tricks as they kicked off  their current spell of government. Billy and the boys  weren't just going to take our  minds off things with projects.  They were going to blast our  minds entirely away with  mega-projects.  It was like the arrival in  town of the Great Socred  Three-Ring Circus. First of all  we had the 'privatisation' of  some profitable crown corporations. Bill Bennett decided that not enough of us  played the stock market, so he  set about making us all  stockholders in BCR1C.  This daring and imaginative  new creature cautiously  bought some shares in the  forest industry just before the  bottom fell out of it. Then it  purchased at great expense the  holdings of Kaiser Coal just  before, in the nexl ring, the  governmeni ringmaster revealed thai it was going to build a  very expensive railway to sell  some very expensive coal at a  subsidized cost for the sake of  the future, thereby undercutting poor old BCR1C in the  coal business. The new president of BCRIC is now telling  disappointed shareholders that  their expectations have been  raised too high and that the  benefits of BCRIC will be  bestowed upon them in a  future which many will not  live long enough to see.  As if the lamentable tale of  the British Columbia  Resources Investment Corporation and the countervailing gigantic gamble of the northeast coal development were  not enough, Bill and his boys  in Victoria have enthusiastically thrown themselves into the  promotion of a False Creek  football stadium, Pier B.C.,  Transpo '86, and a light rapid  transit system for congested  Vancouver. With all of these  giant promotions underway  the provincial treasury is  showing dangerous signs of  drying up and visions of a  gigantic deficit are now beginning to dance in the minds of  the self-proclaimed masters of  the balanced budget.  Enter the Supreme Court  justices and off flies our  Superwacky from provincial  capital to provincial capital to  save the country. If we take  Superwacky seriously as the  father of re-confederation  perhaps we won't notice as the  mega-projects he plunged into  to take our minds off the Dirty  Tricks get stuck in the financial mire.  Ah! But the flying premier  has yet another trick he can  perform simultaneously,  believe il or not. As he flies off  around the country leaving the  growing Financial mess behind  he can also tell us that Prime  Minister Trudeau is only indulging in this constitutional  minuet to take our minds off  the mess that his federal  government has made of the  Canadian economy.  If our Billy can keep this  whole accelerating carnival  from flying apart before the  next election, or before the  electorate of British Columbia  comes to its senses and realizes  just how badly it is being  governed, he will have proven  himself an even greater master  of popular illusion than his  celebrated father.  If Superwacky can pull it  off and win re-election by this  frantic flight ahead of constantly impending disaster I  might join my Superwacky  friends in giving thanks for  Superwacky, the greatest  turkey of them all, and spend  the rest of my life making bubble noises with finger and lips.  [Slings & Arrows]  [George MatthewsB^-  I think it's about time  somebody made a pitch for the  therapeutic value of abuse in  the work place. The modern  boss seems to have lost his  touch for honest and straight  forward anger and derision,  and their absence from the  work place is sorely missed.  It's a rare thing these days  to hear even a couple of those  tried and true phrases on the  job like: knuckle-head, incompetent idiot, cretan,  dunce, screw-up, bone-head,  to mention jusl a few of the  less abusive terms that every  good boss had in his lexicon.  These days, all a good  mistake on the job will get you  is, "It could have happened to  anybody," or "Don't let it  bother you; we all make  mistakes," or "I used to do  that all the time when I first  started in the business.".  The effect of these solicitous  and condescending remarks on  the person who is on the  receiving end is devastating. In  the old days, the screw-up  would finish work, go down to  the beer parlour with the boys  and chuckle about how he got  a real chewing out by the boss  today. He'd say something  like, "Old Charlie sure was in  a bad mood today. He called  me every kind of idiot you can  name, just because I forgot to  grease the flange and we burned out a bearing. Boy was he  mad, you should have been  there.".  These days, the miscreant is  so humiliated by the boss' circuitous ministrations that he  has to go to the factory nurse  to get a note to leave work early. He sneaks out the back way  and walks around for a few  hours pondering the nature of  his soul before he phones his  psychiatrist for an emergency  appointment.  In the old days, abuse was  rich and ritualized. Every  company kept a few young  lads around just for the purpose of taking abuse. He was  officially called an apprentice,  but everybody called him the  gopher, or more often just  "the kid".  "Hey kid, go get me a corn  beef on rye and a coffee."  The kid returns.  "You   jackass,   this   is  pumperknickle. Don't you  know the difference? And hey,  bone-head, who told you to  put cream and sugar in Ihe  coffee. When I want cream  and sugar I'll tell you. Now go  find me a left-handed wrench  and don't come back till you  Find one."  These days on the job, there  are no apprentices or gophers  or kids, only assistants, and  when the boss wants the assistant to get something he has to  word it very carefully.  "Excuse me John, I think if  we work through lunch we can  finish this job. Would you  mind very much going down  to the cafeteria and getting us  a sandwich and coffee? If you  don't feel like it, that's Fine."  The assistant returns with a  stale donut and a pot of tea.  No cup. "Thank you so much  for your trouble, John.  Donuts aren't what they used  lo be are they? Do you mind if  I just drink this tea out of the  spout? Don't worry about it; 1  forget the tea bag all the  time."  The problem is that the  modern boss is forced to read  all the latest literature on  human relations, personnel  practices and communications  theory. The result is of course  that, ironically, the more communications theory the boss  knows, the less able he is to  communicate.  A dressing down by the  modern boss is more like a  gestalt encounter. "I feel  there's something bothering  you son. Is there anything 1  can do? I know it's hard to  keep your mind on your work  but we have to remember that  when we leave our tools in the  machine, something could  break. I know that you're  upset that your calipers and  micrometer were broken, but  it did cost us $250,000 to fix  the machine you left them in.  No offence."  Let's bring back the old  fashioned boss. Let's revel tn |  the thought that somebody |  had the guts to tell us off.  Let's ban books on human  relations and communications  theory.  And if anyone disagrees,  they can pick up their pay and  get the hell off the lot.  of the strange scandalous woman  who held court in ragtag shanties  with dogs, cheap wine and memories.  It wasn't drink alone  that wizened those elegant features  it was also years of hard loneliness  deception and harrowing exile.  She was my mother's cousin  banished for stealing a ring  back when they swept such embarrassments  beneath the colonial rug.  She was never wanting for money  till a gigolo bilked her for most of it  she bought him fine clothes and a yacht  he paid her only with treachery.  Other exploiters laughed  and vied for the rest of her nest egg  cruelly amused by the spectacle  of a tipsy toppled lady.  She became it relentless eccentric  the locals called her "The Duchess"  she packed her supplies on a mule  like some high-born Marjorle Main.  Onceshe roared like a storm  through the measured world of my childhood  with ihree belligerent terriers  and bottles of scotch in her suitcase.  How I admired and feared her  shrill worldly remittance woman  well on her way to perfecting  Ihe character even then.  But under the bluster was hurt  a touching obsession with lineage  she brooded on family trees  and the kinfolk who had rejected her.  Long years later we talked  shortly before she died  she told me about our ancestors  and I felt the true weight of her pain.  J4, Peter Trower^ Letters to the Editor  Coast News, October 5,1981  Rocky throws down election gauntlet  Dear Sir,  Mr. Hugh Baird has  brought to the attention of all  the need for changes on the  coasl in the context of the  highways depanment and our  own Sunshine Coasl regional  district. Ii was an excellent  piece of work, Mr. Baird. You  are to be commended for your  efforts. (Press, Sepiember 29.)  Mr. Lee, ihis man did his  homework, why didn't you?  Did your good buddy (old  Tuck) tell you there is no such  road as Browning Road? Do  wc have lo go through all Ihe  trouble of (again) proving  I here is?  Mr. Lee, il would seem to  me thai you are spending mosl  of your lime trying to convince  all and sundry of your extreme  brilliance as a politician and  practically none of your lime  as our elected director.  Too many of these blowups, shall we call them, are  happening in our area, (with  two more to come later by the  by). My God man, between  you and YOUR alternate, Jon-  boy McRae, you should be  able to govern most of British  Columbia - al leasl in the context of talking you could.  Help Wanted  M/F for Area C S.C.R.D. director.  Must be willing to try and unseat  the dynamic damn duo ot C. Lee  and Jonboy McRae  Salary ��� pitiful  Working Conditions - terrible  Qualifications - an honest approach, be down to earth, and  have some common sense. (A  political type approach would be  detrimental.)  You will receive all the help we  can give. All applicants phone  either Ron Sim, Brian Haslett or  Ray Mountain.  I am very grateful though to  you two as you are acting up at  ihe right time, (just before  elections). At Ihe meeting in  Davis Bay (settlement plan) it  sounded more like a political  rally al limes than whal ii was  billed as.  Our highways depart menl  and our regional board are going to have to smarten up, as  il's getting sick, sick, sick  when people have lo use their  own hard earned money to  hire lawyers to do the work  ihat should be done by these  same iwo groups.  1 fully expect you to fly off  in 80 different directions al  once; please do, Chas, I have  nothing but contempt left for  you and your undemocratical-  iy appointed sidekick Jonboy.  If Ihe mud must fly, Chas,  lei it fly.  S.R. Rocky Mountain  Whether we  like it or not  Belanger misinformed on roads  Dear Sir,  Please allow me to correct a  statement in Mr. Belangcr's  leller lo you. 1 am al a loss io  understand how he got the  idea, but 1 am completely  unaware of anyone objecting  io the paving of Park Avenue  or of any demonstrations such  as he mentions. It is completely untrue.  As you know, I was involved as a mediator in a public  dispule aboul the opening of a  beach access where a road  already existed. The matter  was settled by the democratic  process, though Mr. Belanger  and a few friends refused lo  participate. If he had voted  with the resl ihe result might  have been more lo his liking.  As to Henderson Road. It is  obvious Ihat Mr. Belanger is  unaware lhal I have been  pressing the Highways Department for upgrading on this so  called road for the past four  years, through the regional  board and ihe community  association, and with their  support. The Highways  Department has answered  repeatedly that it is short of  funds and has higher  priorities. However, in the last  couple of years ihe increased  number of residences and Ihe  rapid deterioration of ihe surface has prompted the regional  board, al my request, lo take  ihe problem io the minister of  highways in Victoria.  Perhaps if Mr. Belanger  look more inieresl in community affairs, his ignorance  would nol be so profound.  Yours sincerely,  H.J. Almond  Editor:  Ku Klux Klan  Whether we like il or not,  the Ku Klux Klan has entered  British Columbia and we can  no longer pretend ignorance of  the fact thai the KKK might  one day touch our lives.  Information officer,  Graham Hope, from the  Human Rights Branch has  kindly accepted to give a lecture on the subject of the Ku  Klux Klan movement, and he  will deal with (he history of  racism, the philosophy and the  impace the KKK can have on a  community. Graham Hope  will also talk about how the  KKK's activities are seen from  the law's point of view.  This session is free of charge  and sponsored by the Ministry  of Labour.  The event takes place in  Elphinstone lunch room on  October 13th, Tuesday, ai  7:30 p.m.  885-3512,  Education.  Continuing  Media  Some suggestions on welfare recipients  Editor:  Would it not be possible for  employable welfare recipients  lo regularly work four hours a  week only, plus being on call  for exlra lime (no pay) for occasional, seasonal or emergen-  cy,|work��� as tittfded?,     . i, ,  (Surely the mosl prima don-  nat Welfare mom might even  enjoy a hall-day on the job?  The four hours of some of  them would be running day-  :are centres for their own (and  other) kids. Give them a little  more money, nol less).  Younger and brighter  employable Welfare recipients  could do some nightschool  and apprentice to something.  Employers would pay the  government, nol the workers,  al or even below minimum  wage.  The occasional extra work  would be Tor such things as  fruit picking or wherever temporary workers are needed,  shared out among ihe  employable Welfare recipients. Unions would have to  be on their toes to avoid  abuses, but surely unskilled  labourers could be placed  somewhere where they would  be helpful and, in some cases,  upgraded into good jobs and  skills.  There seems nothing in our  society between being a  Welfare bum, nol working,  period, and pulling down huge  wages on a very exhausting  schedule. Couldn't isome of us  work a little and occasionally  work hardi when something  really needs doing? Getting  sufficient lo live in reasonable  comfort, bul nol presuming to  live in kingly fashion.  Many would prefer It. There  should be some way of working it out. Asler Durand  Gibsons.  amazing  Dear Sir,  Isn't it amazing how the  media loves the Polish trade  unions and yet hates the guts  of the unions at home. Hardly  a day goes by that gallons of  ink is not spilled praising the  efforts of the unions in  Poland. Yet when 400,000  trade unionists march in  Washington to protest  Reagan's policy of reward the  rich and soak the poor, in protest of astronomical interest  rates where people cannot afford to buy homes, where  gasoline and other commodity  prices soar, it is scarcely worthy of mention in the daily  press.  When are we going to wake  up to the fact that we are one  of the most brainwashed nations on the face of the earth?  W.H. White  Windsurfer not the first  tidilor:  In regard to your front page  note "Windsurfer Charged"  (for not having a lifejackel  aboard his 'vessel') - no, it's  not a Canadian first. Several  surf-sailors have been charged  in Vancouver litis year with  the same offence. Many of  these people are choosing lo  argue iheir tickets in court.  I know one fellow who,  when he appeared in court to  plead his case on his own  behalf, was advised to seek  legal counsel, and to postpone  his plea until after a provincial  supreme court decision is  reached regarding Ihe issue in  one of ihe more eastern provinces! (I believe it is  Manitoba).  Though a wei suil keeps one  afloat, il seems Ihis is viewed  as Insufficient by local  authorities, However, many  surf-sailors wear harnesses  that hook onlo their sail  booms lo give I hem some  relief and freedom of arm  movement; and these  harnesses are available with  very lightweight flotation  material. Mustang (the Floater  Coat people) make a nice one.  Do keep us posted on the  outcome of this incident in  Plumper Cove.  Sincerely,  Kate Janyk,  Sechell  Memory  Lane  Editor:  A Trip Down Memory Lane  It will be a rare trip down  memory lane for The Red  Wing School reunion, near  'Prince Albert, Sask., August 7  & 8, 1982.  We would like to hear from  students, teachers, school officials and families.  Please contact immediately  for organization,  Machel    Eileen    (Daly)  Johnston  8502 Ebor Terrace  Sidney, B.C.  V8L 1L4  Phone: 656-4587  the Coverage  iSSgr -e^  m?*  - *^  Candles, Mils and ether Treats. t��|  A Country  Candy Store  Wc have  "Sweet" Little Gifts,  too!  Open Tues. - Sat.  11 a.m. - 4 p.m.  ��� and sunny Sundays.'  Jk CLOSED MONDAYS  "V|,J        886-7522 j$  Jk. Gibsons Landing  mrtp-MM-aii-'Mftw-ff'.  A Country  Gift Store  Come & Browse!  Lots of New Gifts  have arrived!  Open Mon. - Sat.  11 a.m. - 5 p.m.  & sunny Sundays/  886-8355  Gibsons Landing  Construction Insurance  by Jim Ansell  Many people on the Sunshine Coast act as General  Contractors in the construction of their own homes.  The best way to insure  your home while under construction is with a Builders'  Risk Broad Form Policy. It  is an "All Risk" form  which, as well as the standard coverages, includes  theft of materials, vandalism and building collapse.  The policy should  become effective as soon as  construction starts and  should be issued at the full  construction cost of the  completed home. The fact  that you start with very little and gradually work up  to full value has already  been adjusted for in the  rate.  The policy term for this  type of coverage is quite  flexible and can be adjusted  to suit your needs.  Nexl week: Claim Tips  St NSHINK (OAST INSURANCE AGENCIES LTD.  Box .175. Cowrie Sireet  Credit Union Building  885-2291 Sechelt. B.C. VON MO ADV'f  Fresh Produc  taaaaat 1 CaUnta  hubbard squash   �� I6r tomatoes �� 38*  brussels sprouts   * 8ov  yams  lb  48<  Quality Meats  Prim EH-iett**: Jim. Oct. 6 to Sat. Oct. 10  Mam Shank Portion.... READY TO SERVE   Ib    I mZS  lUrKGyS .... 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And I  begin to notice a character 1  have never noticed before. He  is a bloated ruin of a man, like  Henry the Eighth in his gout-  racked decline. Yel in his  youth, we must have looked  rather alike. And he seems to  stare at me every so often as  though I were another "him"  in the making, fated lo take  his place. I tell Ray about it.  He scoffs good-naturedly at  my fancies. Bul I convince  myself it is some son of omen.  The real clincher is yet to  come.  Old Jessie has been looking  a bit peaked of late and lacking her usual vitality. She  shrugs it off as a mild case of  the flue. But one day, Ray and  I straggle back to the Prince  Henry and And an ambulance  outside. As we approach, it  pulls away. Mohawk Jimmy is  standing there, along with  Paul (his arm still in a sling),  Whispering Chester and  several! other inmates. They  are all wearing long faces.  ; "What's happened?" I ask,  already half-guessing.  /'It's Jessie" says Mohawk.  ''I was having a cup of coffee  wjth her in the office when she  jpst keeled over. Guess she  had a weak ticker and never  told anyone. I tried to give her  artificial respiration, but she  was gone before the medics  got here."  Big Jim is truly moved. His  hands clench and unclench in  obscure frustration. His  fighting skills are of no avail  here. Death is one opponent  that can't be felled with a  judo-chop.  Pages  from a Life-Log  Peter Trower  Maybe I'l  again.  even start writing  Jesus" says Ray. "Poor  old Jess. She was a pretty decent lady." He speaks for all  of us. Our surrogate mother is  gone. The hotel will never be  the same.  Thai nighl, we hold a sort ol  wake for Jessie Fenbraith bul  it is a half-hearted affair.  Jessie has advised me more  than once to get off the street.  Now 1 determine lo take her  advice.  The following day, 1 am on  my way down to the logging-  agencies, all my foolish rationales forgotten, when I run  right into my brother, Martin.  I haven't seen him for a good  many months. "I was just  coming up to see you" he says.  "There's a rigging-slinger's  job open at the camp where  I'm working. I thought I'd see  if you wanted to take it."  "You must have been  reading my mind" I tell him.  We head back io the Prince  Henry and I pack up my remnant gear. Ray comes in.  "Jumping ship, eh?" he says.  "Ah, I've had enough of  this nonsense, man" I say.  "Why don't you get out of the  cily loo?"  "I'm no logger" says Ray.  "Strictly a hack-pusher. But  good luck with it anyhow.  Come back and see us  sometime."  "Sure will" 1 promise. I say  goodbye lo the rest of ihem  and check out of the Prince  Henry for the last lime. God  knows what lies ahead bul it  can't be any worse than Ihis.  There is a minor postscript  to this chronicle. Many years  later, John Burnside and  myself find ourselves in the  vicinity of the Prince Henry. I  decide to show him Ihis scruffy bastion of my downfall  years. I am filled with curiosity and something verging on  apprehension as we climb lhal  half-forgotten staircase to the  second floor. What will we  find here after all this time?  Whal we find is precisely  nothing. The place is in the  process of being turned into a  warehouse and has been totally gutted. Everything is gone:  all (he rooms; Jessie's desk;  (he communal kitchen.  Nothing remains of my  sometime home bul a great,  gaping void. Even Ihe ghosts  have been evicted.  The End  111111  Unlikely friends meet in Wall Disney Production The Fox and  the Hound, playing Wednesday through Saturday, October 7-10  al the Twilight Theatre In Gibsons.  At the Twilight  Wilson Creek community meeting  The monthly meeting of  theWilson Creek Community  Centre Association will be  held October 19th at the  Wilson Creek Hall at 7:30  p.m. Mr. Ted Dinsley, president of the District Council of  Scouts, will be coming to talk  to us about the responsibility  of being a sponsor in the  scouting movement.  Bridge will be starting up  again every second Wednesday  evening at the hall starting at  7:30 p.m. The first evening  will be October 7. It is not  necessary to bring a partner.  There are prizes and  refreshments will be served.  We are sponsoring the  Katimavik program. They  have been working around the  hall and grounds and doing a  super  job.  Katimavik   is  a  youth program which brings  young people from all over  Canada to live and work  together. As part of the experience of knowing B.C. the  young people are billeted with  families in the area between  Ihe dales of October 27 and  November 14. For this period,  this person would be part of  your family. To defray the  cost of food each family is  given $6 per day of the billet.  This is usually a rewarding and  fun experience for all concern  ed. If you wish to participate  in ihis contact Patti Morden at  886-9179. If you commute between Gibsons and Sechelt we  are looking for rides for the  two workers who are coming  to Davis Bay. If you could  help out in this regard, contact  Patti.  The Association has a new  Code A phone answering  system. The number to call to  rent the hall, get information  about the association, library,  etc., is 885-2752.  This week at the Twilight  Theatre starts off with the  Wall Disney production, The  Fox and Ihe Hound.  This film features the usual  high quality Disney animation  and the voices of Mickey  Rooney, Kurt Russell, Pearl  Bailey, Jack Albertson, Sandy  Duncan and Pat Winchell  among others.  The tried but true story line  fealures an unusual friendship  between an orphaned fox and  a hound dog puppy.  The Fox and the Hound,  classified General, runs  Wednesday through Saturday,  October 7-10.  Following The Fox and the  Hound will be the spy thriller  Eye of Ihe Needle, starring  Donald Sutherland and Kate  Nelligan.  Sutherland plays a particularly cold-blooded Nazi  spy whose mission it is lo  escape from Britain aboard a  German submarine with stolen  plans for the Allied invasion.  Nelligan plays the role of a  lonely, affection-starved  woman, unhappily married to  a physically and emotionally  crippled husband. The confrontation between spy and  woman is the sub plot to this  war adventure.  Eye of the Needle runs Sun  day, Monday and Tuesday,  October 11-13 and is rated  Mature with a warning, "Not  suitable for children!".  Community Forum  BP Guild success  Channel Ten  TWILIGHT  The organizational meeting  of the B.P. (Baden-Powell)  Guild held last Tuesday at  Camp Byng proved a success  as 29 people turned up to support the idea of a scouting  senate on the coast.  The major goals of the B.P.  Guild are to promote  fellowship, advance the  scouting movement and to  participate in community service work.  The inaugural meeting of  the B.P. Guild will be held on  November 18.  -,,._.___   For Times ana trices sum  Z-Mirr" fj Gibsqjis Library  w  WEO-THURS  WaltDUney  Mr  III IIMI III I IK  Tblovea  stranger  is easy,  lb kill a lover  is not  SUNMONTUES  11-12-13  At Last!  EYE OF THE NEEDLE  QkWafj (Warning   NOT su.iabie lor children, some  gory violence, occasional nudity a suggestive scenes  New titles in Gibsons Library  this week are:-  FICTION  Blackrobe - by Robert E.  Wall; Mr. American - by  George M. Fraser; The Stan-  broke Girls - by Fiona Hill;  Loitering wilh Intent - by  Muriel Sparks; The Tent Peg  -by   Aritha   van    Herk;  Gibsons Public  library  Tuesday  2-4p.m.  Wednesday  2-4p.m.  Thursday 2-4 & 7-9pm.  Saturday 2-4 p.m.  886-2130  Luciano's Luck - by Jack'  gins; The Last Days of  America - by Paul Erdman;  The Mind-Murders - by Jan-  willem van de Wetering; The  Scorpion Sanction - by Gordon Pape and Tony Aspler;  No Love Lost -by Helen Van  Slyke; Tibet - by Gil Ziff;  Rage of Angels - by Sidney  Sheldon; Men of Men -by  Wilbur Smith.  NON-FICTION  In Search of History - by  Theodore H. White; Underfoot in Show Business - by  Helene Hanff; Sixteen Men  -by Gordon Donaldson;  Queen of Shaba - by Joy  Adamson; Pavarotti My Own  Story - by Luciano Pavarotti.  CHANNEL TEN GIBSONS  Tuesday, Oct. 6  CHANNEL TEN SECHELT  Thursday, Oct. 8  Beginning at 7:00 p.m. this  week's program is a mixture of  live and pre-taped shows coming to you through the  facilities of Coast Ten Television. Air of our programs are  locally produced and the  technical work is done by the  Community Broadcasting  students at Elphinstone Secondary School.  Louise Hume opens the program this week with a special  guest. Louise has hosted  several live shows each designed to introduce you to church  happenings, issues, and personalities.  In our studio this week we  are expecting students from  Roberts Creek Elementary  School who will be explaining  a science project on Bubble  Houses. With their explanation we will show video  footage taken by Marg Pearson during the students'  presentation two weeks ago at  Roberts Creek Elementary  School.  "Suncoast Happenings"  present their fall debut this  week. Brian Beard hosted and  directed this show. Stories include: Horseback Riding by  Caron Hayward and Leanna  Lynn; Elphi's Radio Club by  Peter Austin; Continuing  Education by Diane Parry;  Vandalism in Gibsons by  Loretta Rinaldis; Hockey  Arena Opening by Anne Walt;  Nancy   Angermeyer   Art  Display by Vicki Hawken. Included this week in "Suncoast  Happenings" is a pre-taped  show from the Coast Ten  Series Profiles of Artists on  Ihe Sunshine Coast. We  feature part 3, Cindy Kirk,  local potter. "Suncoast Happenings" was edited by Brian  Beard.    '   ' ' ;   '       '  Concluding tonight's list of'  local programming we present,  a special on adult education.  Karin Hoemberg hosts this  show with Donnie Patterson,  Gloria Lifton, Dudley Dohoo,  Joan Cowderoy, Elaine Fut-  terman, David Worsley, and  Loragne Calder. These local  citizens will explain the  courses or workshops they are  planning for this fall.  Next week we hope to bring  you an update on efforts being  made to bring the Knowledge  Network to you. Coast  Cablevision Ltd. and the  Committee for Education and  Entertainment Television Services are working together  with the Ministry of Universities, Science and Communications to find a means  of providing residents of the  Sunshine Coast with  Knowledge Network programming. Stay tuned.  Coast Ten Television wishes  to thank all the people who  participated in this week's  show. Special thanks to Kenna  Marshall, Anne Watt and  Marg Pearson for their  cablecasting efforts on  Tuesdays and Thursdays, bringing our programming to  you via Cable Channel Ten.  Llue Entertainment  l']Uiii**lmin s  ^     islniloiix   *  Pender Harbour to Sechelt  Jolly Roger Inn Reg Dickson, Fri & Sat  Sechell Legion Justin Thyme,  featuring Stephen Hubert Fri & Sat  The Parthenon Helen Sinclair, Fri & Sat  Roberts Creek to Gibsons  Peninsula Hotel Keene Duffus, Fri & Sat  Gibsons Legion Non Stop, Fri & Sat  by Rae Ellingham  Week commencing October 5.  General Notes: This week brings mixed astrological conditions. Venus enters Sagittarius  favouring educational pursuits  and projects linked to faraway places. Mars is well  aspected to Neptune,  guaranteeing success to  idealistic ventures started al  this lime. The Sun conjoins  gloomy Saturn adding a touch  of pessimism lo those activities  already plagued by indecision.  The approaching Full Moon is  a crazy bul harmless one,  featuring over-indulgence,  rash promises and historic  hangovers.  ARIES (March 21 - April 19)  Happiness is linked to longdistance matters or educational pursuits next four  weeks. Those enrolled in  skills-improvement courses  meet new friends and acquaintances. Don't hesitate to contact person far. away who  made summer months sensational. Sympathetic advisor  guarantees success of upcoming gamble. Expect communications problems over  other people's money or  equipment.  TAURUS (April 20 ��� May 20)  Other people's money or  possessions bring exlra contentment rest of this month.  Partner's financial negotiations will be settled  favourably. Now's the time to  approach experts to discuss  loans, mortgages, taxes or insurance. Domestic activities  benefit from imaginative  credit scheme. Sign important  partnership agreements before  Thursday. Health upset may  be linked to kidneys.  GEMINI (May 21 - June 21)  Relations with partner,  business or professional  associates improve rest of this  month. Loved one will be  more sympathetic and anxious  io please. Any disputes will be  settled in your favour. Brave  phone-call establishes a better  understanding with nearest  competitor. Job-scene is subject to forgotten messages and  dead phone-lines. Creative  energy drops to an all-time  low.  CANCER (June 22 - July 22)  Atmosphere where you perform regular duties is  pleasanter next four weeks.  Now's the time to settle any  long-lasting differences with  co-workers. Job-scene  romance looks tempting later  this month. Social activities,  children's affairs are now subject to mixed-up messages and  schedules. Those born around  July 5 must accept heavier  domestic responsibilities.  LEO (July 23 - Aug 22)  Mars, still in your sign, trining  Neptune, encourages crafty  speculative moves. Seize that  opportunity which scares  everyone else. Social life, love  affairs, children's interests  produce much contentmenl  rest of this month. Younger  person will be easier to please.  Sign no property-related  documents on Wednesday.  Avoid those miserable  relatives all week.  VIRGO (Aug 23 - Sepl 22)  Domestic scene is most restful  next four weeks. Household  member promises no more  disturbing influences. You'll  be in the mood to plan  decorative schemes with new  drapes or carpeting. Land,  property or rental negotiations  benefit from shrewd enquiries.  Gibsons Legion Branch #109  l  . Presents  Ji    "Non-Stop  Production"  Fri. & Sat.  Oct. 9th & loth   J J  Members & Guests Only  Wednesday is a day of indecision. Your miserly  behaviour now becomes more  noticeable. Action-planet  Mars enters your sign soon so  relax while you can.  LIBRA (Sepl 23 - Ocl 23)  Short-distance communications bring much happiness  resl of October. Now's the  time to visit friends and  relatives unannounced. Local  trip, letter or phone call is first  step towards new romance or  involvement. Long-range project accelerates thanks to  neighbour's understanding.  Double-check bills and bank  statements Wednesday.  Librans born Oct. 5 should accept present delays with a  smile.  SCORPIO (Ocl 24 - Nov 22)  Mercury 'stationary' in your  sign promises a restless, jittery  week especially for those born  around Oct 27. Others will  find you nervous, tongue-tied  and forgetful. Don't offer lo  mail crucial business  documents. Jot down and  display all in-coming  messages. Hang keys on hook.  Urge to spend increases rest ol  October. Expect to receive  generous gifts, apart from birthday presents. Exciting  romantic period ends for those  born Nov. 19.  SAGITTARIUS (Nov 23 -  Dec 21)  Venus enters your sign for  four weeks promising much  popularity and romance.  Others will find you pleasant,  unassuming and co-operative.  It's the right lime to improve  your appearance with new  clothes or hairstyle.  Developments far away prove  your intuition correct. Important papers or keys disapear  mysteriously. Lock up confidential documents. Sagii-  tarians born Nov 23 - 30  receive surprise gifts this  weekend.  CAPRICORN (Dec 22  19)  Private personal matters bring  contentment rest of October.  Grab chance to be alone to  assess summer activities.  Looks like you'll be attracted  to person worse off than  yourself. Forbidden association may start this month. Tell  partner to rely on split-second  financial judgements. Acquaintance's indecision  becomes irritating Wednesday. Capricorns born Jan 2 - 3  may lose prestigious position.  AQUARIUS (Jan 20 - Feb 18)  Decision affecting your  dearest, long-range plan is  source of happiness next lew  weeks. Local official will be  anxious to smooth over rcccm  difficulties. Last month's rival  becomes this month's ally. Investigate daring business idea  presented by Pisces acquaintance. Check location of important job or career documents. Aquarians born Feb 1 -  2 receive sobering news from a  distance.  PISCES (Feb 19 - Mar 20)  Your rate of personal advancement is cause for  celebration later this month.  You'll soon charm pleasanter,  easier assignments your way.  You'll become a favourite  with those-irt-charge.  However, resist [flirtatious  glances from pefson who  should know belter. Thai  long-distance message fails to  arrive Wednesday) Parmer's  financial hold-up is only temporary. Pisces persons bom  March 13 - 13 should stick io  traditional methods.  t  For a  Good Time!  Open 10 a.m.  - midnight  fWEJf  'Soom n Ittei Suifatf am* it tie Ctdm"  886-8171 Cedar haza, Gibsons  mm  ^^Ma^MMiliMllaiiMiiM  OmU At the Arts Centre  Angermeyer seen  exuberant, confident  by Joan Hueslis Foster  Nancy Angermeyer is a  painter's painter who lives,  gardens and paints in Roberts  Creek. Sixteen of her large,  thought-provoking paintings  are currently on display at the  Sunshine Coasl Arts Centre in  Sechelt.  Angcrmeyer's images include everyday items with  worn clothing from average to  lacky, bul, under her versatile  brush the people are there.  The paintings are big, some  over five feel, quite blatantly  colourful, exuberant and confident. Nancy studied at the  University of Wisconsin (B.Sc.  in An Education) and has exhibited widely in the United  Stales and on the Sunshine  Coast.  In her compositions Nancy  is a virtuoso in her use of space  and negative areas. (Areas so  often neglected by novice  painters who waste hours fretting about something they call  'background' instead of working on their whole structure as  a single entity). Angermeyer's  negative areas are forceful in  colour, sharp and cold. Under  her watchful direction they  become a wedge, a drive  leading the eye or a fracture in  the composition leading to a  chilly rest area. These two  dimensional space areas  literally push the eye around,  forcing it lo discover more and  there is a lot more to discover.  With "Knees and Company" she capriciously  reverses her field and using  white as a colour makes the  main image, Ihe knees, into a  negative area and with detail  makes the Company her main  image. She is frequently whimsical with colour as well, making a retreating area so sharp  in cold colour that it comes  forward instead of remaining  or going where it belongs.  These blythe caprices, along  with chequered tiles, are from  the field of Op Art, of course,  but when piled on to the size  and imaginative variations the  overall effect is awesome.  Much of the simplicity is  anything but simple.  "Two Chairs" is a deceptively simple painting, until  the viewer takes in Ihe industrial engineering that has  gone in the angled girders and  tangled shadows that make up  the chairs' underpinnings. In  "Balhroom Sink" Nancy  plays deliberate ping-pong  with perspective as she does in  "Snack Bar" and the result is  a lot of lively fun. Many of her  imager, are 'whiled out' or left  to your imagination and many  images are almost in (someone  has orthopedic shoes, barely  there). We have all observed  the crazy patterns in a toaster  at one time and "Burnt  Toast" at another.  As with all the best in art,  Facing naked truths  by Bob Hunter  As 1 walked into the room, I  couldn't help noticing the  naked female person lying  there, gyrating her hips and  rubbing her breasts with oil.  It was a downtown Vancouver beer parlour on a Tuesday aflernoon. I'd agreed to  meet a friend ihere. The  reason we'd chosen this particular hold was lhai (a) it was  near my friend's place, (b) it  used to be my favorite  downtown pub and (c)we  knew the place offered nonstop entertainment in ihe form  of beauliful women taking  Iheir clothes off.  ..Now. Let me make  somelhi'X clear. 1 thoroughly  enjoy \Jc spectacle of a  beauliful.woman taking her  clothesjoff,  1 am.'qjtite sexist aboul ihis.  I'm sofry. I can't help it. It's  God's fault, nol mine.  My jfrlend and I drank for  aboul an hour. The conversation was disjointed. Every  once in a while, my friend  forgot himself in mid-sentence  and got distracted, ogling the  latest naked lady.  There were a lot of comments like, "wow", "geez",  or "Holy mackerel". Pretty  boyish stuff. After a while, I  began lo wish thai they'd stop]  stripping long enough for us lo'  have a conversation.  And then 11 bought: Oh, oh,  Hunter, you're over the hill.  I mean, I never dreamed as  a pubescent youth that the day  would come when I'd actually  get tired of watching ladies  take their clothes off, especially lewd, young, attractive  ones.  It was only later, when the  panic faded, that 1 tried lo  analyze the situation rationally. It wasn't necessarily the  onset of senility. There could  be another reason. And after I  thought about it long enough,  the truth came to me.  *������  I'm getting jaded.  Yes, jaded.  I guess that's the price of  living in a civilized state where  just about anything goes. Or  maybe your nervous system  can only stand so much  stimulation before it slips into  neutral.  Of course, from a purely  sociopolitical point of view, I  I  '   '" '                                     -��       ,,,.;,,  M            I  m  ftiWj  i/lT'-'^^*   !m  w^nUr  ]   7nmm  Iifi    awt. ^~%am        ."��� SeK  A  r  \  i  r ^r    immrm&.  ���  taWMMi              a^>J,^",^1^,*wH|  stwmma   V        ���������    ^A   Lr4fc  Coast News, October 5,1981  I  I  I  I  I   I   I  I   I   I  I  I  !   I  1   I   I  I  I   I   I  I  I  I   I  I  ."Knees and Company" illustrates Nancy Angermeyer's use of a cold white as an area wedge in her  painting now on display at Ihe Sunshine Coast Arts Centre. - jo.n hu�����, r0����� pnoio  Nancy Angermeyer's work  will not tidy your drawing  room or match your drapes  and carpeting, but if you are a  strong-minded, confident person, you might enjoy building  the room around the pain  tings. In a bank or business office ali the people obliged to  wait would gain great enjoyment from these paintings and  the prices are inciedibly  reasonable.  All those interested in pain-  should beashameri.to be part  of the system which is exploiting these women.  And 1 often do feel guilty.  Or at least, I find myself  feeling sorry for the poor girl.  What a demeaning way to  make a buck. Anyway you  look at it, stripping can't be  classified as an intellectual  achievement.  I mean, I've got a daughter  and a wife and a mother, and I  would be enraged, totally horrified, and probably made  suicidal if I ever saw any one  of them on stage like that.  So aren't I some kind of  hypocrite? A typical male  chauvinist hypocrite.  1 guess so.  And I suppose thai it's also  true that when you become a  parly to someone else's  debasement, you are debased  yourself.  It's extremely difficult to  maintain your sense of the  dignity of womanhood when a  grown female is tickling  herself with a feather right in  front of you.  It's equally difficult, under  these circumstances, to  remember that sexism and  racism, are essentially the same  thing, since ihey de-humanize  an individual, making him or  her inlo an object.  By the time I left the hotel,  saying goodbye lo my friend, I  fell a bit crazy. Dazed. Jaded.  A trifle debased. There was no  doubt about il, I had lowered  myself.  Bul wow. Geez. Holy  mackerel!  Book Look .  HB-DiaaiHAri       f'nfiLkiViiL        Itmr        UnHltll        UhbiLa* ^nlflr,  The One-Burner Cookbook by Harriet Barker, Coles  paper, $3.50.  These days the saving of money and energy is foremost  in the minds of homemakers. While The One-Burner  Cookbook is a boon lo campers and boaters, it is also  useful for the hot plate cook. If dinner can be nourishing  and will fit in one pot on one burner, it is the first choice.  One of the success formulae this book suggests is the  selection of a variety of spices and herbs to give life to  otherwise mundane meals. Condiments are easily carried  and stored. Many herbs can be gathered in the wild lo  make unusual teas, syrups and salads.  Cattails, for example, produce flour, "popping corn",  salad greens and cooking vegetables. Dandelion root can  be cooked as a carrot, and the leaves and blossoms boiled  or fried. Berries may be eaten raw or mixed with other  foods to add colour and tang.  Author, Harriet Barker, is a realist. Wisely, she makes  her recipes palatable io the average tongue. Those of us  who have tried some pf the natural foods, are frequently  turned away by their bitter taste or unfamiliar texture.,  Barker finds way to turn dull staples into exotic meals. In  her collection she includes Chinese, Spanish and curried  recipes, many of which are autographed by their  originators.  The short culs in ihe book are practical. Hints such as  boiling eggs in the camp coffee water, poaching them in  foil cups which also serve as plates, and baking fish in  riverbank clay are among the many ideas presented.  Using Span, wieners and canned fish or chicken, one can  create feasts on one burner. Powdered milk, instant rice  and biscuit mix can be turned into delicious meal complements, which disguise their humble beginnings.  Advice about ihe purchase and care of one burner stoves  is given. Safely tips and troubleshooting hints are also included in this handy take-along book. Whether you are  camping or jusl trying to do your bit to save energy, The  One-Burner Cookbook is a fine source of ideas.  SUNCO PRINTING  SEAMOUNT INDUSTRIAL PARK   .  �� 886-7614  BROCHURES ��� STATEMENTS ��� INVOICES  LETTERHEADS ��� ENVELOPES ��� FLYERS  BUSINESS CARDS ��� DANCE TICKETS  RAFFLE TICKETS ��� NCR FORMS  Cumcru Kcucly Copy ��� In by  10:00 U.IH. Out the suine iluv  For All Your Printing Needs  Entry farm fan-  THE SUNSHINE (OAST ARTS CENTRE'S THIRD ANNUAL JURIED SHOW  "UIEW y<   Juror: Alvin Balkind  NAME   ADDRESS    PHONE   I.TM��   2. Title   3.THW   M  MttHl ItKhltk: piloting, drawing, graphics, photography, sculpture and muHt-imdla  trust nut a, trssst u ntuj (ar onMn. Hmm, Maw u4 sum nwrtar iIMM S, M kick ll mth. trhif wirli, t* Um Wim, r>Mh CwMawiav  IM I! MM, at Hut tn maa) an la Oat. 17, t-11 an. Mi, M la IS.M ttt at Htkaa Mrta. **l "art caMaptMari artlMn IM *M rM. M aliaMi.  sm m mi i, laaMM Ctt�� an. Cam, an issa, ikm. a en am an t th, tiuumt��uaiis.4mmmsemnuuuss��tm  lllilplililliill  ting as an activity, or for pure  enjoyment, should make every  possible effort to visit the Sunshine Coast Arts Centre in  Sechelt before October 18th,  as this is an exhibition well  worth seeing.  CARSANDTRUCKS  Rental���Leasing  -Also-  Domestic & Industrial  Equipment  Sechelt next to the  liquor store  Gibsons at Pratt &  Hwy. 101  Seaside Rentals  885-2848      886-2848  CLASSIFIEDADS  PEOPLE DOME FIRST AT  PRICES EFFECTIVE: WED. SEPT. 30TH TO SAT. OCT. 3RD  KB  1IBA nne-  MUSHROOMS io.z 89c  Whole or Stems & Pieces  I Del Monte  PINEAPPLE Unsweetened 14oz. 59*  Green Glint  ICORN 59c  Creamstyle 14 oz. or Nlblet 12 oz.  I Del Monte  PINEAPPLE JUICE 4B.z 99  Swifts canned  HAM B80��r$3.99  Uncle Bens Long Grain and Wild  RICE boz M.49  Ocean Spray Whole or Jelly  I CRANBERRY SAUCE uK 89c  Blcks  DILLS Regular, Garlic or Polskl 1.51    L.CO  Blcks        Yum Yum, Waters or Sweet Mixed  PICKLES ibi$2.79  IGA Random Cut Mild, Medium or Old  CHEESE  1 0 ^ oil regular retail price  K',l,Swl" <     nn  GRUYERE Portions, Variety or Plain. Boz.    1 .0"  Kralt  CHEESE SLICES soog- $2.59  7 UP plus deposit  PEPSI Regular or Diet 750 ml 3/    I .89  Scott t  PAPER TOWELS 2.'1.19  Purex  TISSUES rsM.59  SCOTTIES 200. 89c  Butterball - Frozen Grade A  TURKEYS bib..,, ib $1.79  /  Smoked, Ready to Eat  DINNER HAMS �� $2.69  Boneless Outside Bottom, Canada Grade A  ROUND ROAST m $2.69  Boneless Canada Grade A Inside Top  ROUND ROAST n> $2.59  POULTRY DRESSING  .r SAUSAGE MEAT   500gr pm $1.39  Ocean Spray  FRESH  CRANBERRIES cue ���� 89��  California #1  BRUSSELS SPROUTS * 59��  U.S. #1 Fancy Sweet  YAMS ib. 49�� I  Heneydew Concentrate  ORANGE DRINK 12.5.1 M.09  Mrs. Smith  PUMPKIN PIE 24oz $1.69  Minute Maid  ORANGEJUICE     12.5.1.     $1.09  Come to vUadewa - uU* Qmii  PENDER HARBOUR CENTRE  Madeira Park.883-9100  We reserve the right  to limit quantities  ��� ^������������������jpppb^i  Coast News, October 5,1981  Halfmoon Bay Happenings  Oktoberfest date changes  "It's east! Just hold on and blow!" Music teacher Ken Ireson shows Mark Bujan, Grade 5, how  to handle a trombone. According In a new policy in Ihe school district, new music teachers have  hern hired and Gibsons Klrmentary School had over 60 eager students sign up for Ihe band program last Tuesday. Unfortunately, rental of instruments is quite cosily, over $100 a year, so many  students would he eager lo hear of instruments lhal could be rented or sold al a reasonable price  - Vene Parnell Photo  Roberts Creek  Joint-Use gym mired in system  by Jeanie Norton 886-9609  "What's up with the Joint  Use Facility?" you ask.  Nothing much, except the  price, probably. Estimates of a  February completion were  evidently a figment of  somebody's imagination. The  project hasn't even been pui  out lo tender yet!  Thai was supposed lo happen in August, but apparently  there's been yet another  bureaucratic tie-up. They're  now wailing lor ihe electrical  drawings to be approved by  ihe Ministry of Education.  Thai's supposedly the last  slop and lenders are expected  lo go out mid-month so construction should start in  November. With a six monlh  completion dale, that means  May al the earliest, which  means the kids will have been  without a gym for two full  years.  Hallowe'en plans.  Only three weeks until  Hallowe'en! Thai's why Presi-  dem Diana Zornes has called a  Parents' Auxiliary meeting for  tomorrow (Wednesday) al  7:30 ai the school. The kids'  ARE YOU READY  FOR THE NEXT  SOUTHEASTER?  Underwater Inspection of  Docks. Mooring. Hulls, etc.  SKOOKUM SCUBA  (est   197 1)  John      day 883-9346  Seabrook eve 883-2302  party at the Hall is one of the  Auxiliary's main functions  and they'd like lots of help, so  please show up for the  meeling.  Rainbow raffle.  This Saturday, October  10th, is ihe community garage  sale and raffle sponsored by  the Rainbow Pre-school from  10 until 5 at the Roberts Creek  Community Hall. Stalls are $7  each, plus 10% of gross sales,  and can be booked through  Alexis Davison at 885-2102.  First prize in the raffle is a  day's cruising or fishing on a  32 ft. power boat out of Secret  Cove. Tickets are 50C or 3 for  $2 from Pre-school members,  at Seaview Market, or at the  Hall on Saturday.  Bicycle safely.  Kids on bicycles are becoming a menace in Roberts  Creek. They either ride on the  wrong side of the road, facing  the traffic, or they ride all over  the road, down the centre line,  or criss-crossing the lanes.  It's frightening with the increase in traffic on our roads.  Do them and yourselves a  favour before it's too late - instruct Ihem in the rules of driving a vehicle before putting  ihem out with the rest of the  traffic.  SPECIAL until OCTOBER 31st!  ALL FABRICS 20% - 50% OFF  Thinhing   of Sprucing Up  furniture  Christmas?  Don't be  disappointed  Phone for a  FREE ESTIMATE  NOW!  886-7310  upholstery ft Boat Tops un.  Vour Centre for:  Custom Uphwtrru & Upholstery Sales  Custom Boat Tops It Boat Hauling  foam, Mrxhjlas, Tarps It Awnings  Oo-lt-Voursf If Supplies G  The Ulrinhandls  I774 Wynjatrt ftd.   Clbsens  886-7310  by Rulh Forrester 885-2418  Oktoberfest changed:  Last week we notified you  that the Oktoberfest at  Welcome Beach Hall which is  put on by the Welcome Beach  Community Association  would be on October 10th.  This date has now been changed to October 24th which will  give you a little more lime to  make your plans to gel tickets.  The price is six dollars each,  and this covers an excellent  dinner, some fun sing-alongs  and dancing.  Those who attended last  year will certainly want to lake  this one in. It is open lo  members and friends and you  can obtain tickets from three  locations in ihe Redrooffs area  - Eunice Keeler at Welcome  Woods, Connie Hobbs and  yours truly on Redrooffs. The  hall can only accommodate a  certain number of people and  this will be on a "first come"  basis. Would like to suggest  that you gel your tickets right  away and avoid disappointment.  The weekend of Thanksgiving has proven to be an unpopular time to have planned  another function, which is the  Variety Show originally  scheduled for that particular  weekend. This has now been  changed to October 18th at the  Senior Citizen Hall in Sechell  at 8 p.m. The audience was so  enthusiastic about the show at  Welcome Beach Hall thai  many of them are planning to  go to the Sechelt one, too. 1  would like to give this  marvellous show a "rave  review", but in this wee column there isn't enough space.  But the word seems to be getting around that this is an  evening of outstanding entertainment by a cast which  ranges in age from a three-  year-old right up to a couple  of senior citizens.  There is an infectious feeling of joy and happiness  among the cast under' the  leadership of a very tsflemed  lady by the name of Nicki  Weber, which reaches out to  the audience. So, if you would  like to spend a very happy  evening you can get tickets al  the Halfmoon Bay Slore as  well as a couple of stores in the  Trail Bay Mall - the Upstairs  Downstairs Shoppe and at  Books 'n Stuff.  This is a benefit show in aid  of the Intermediate Care  Society and it would be nice lo  see another full house for this  one.  There is yet another change  of date of which you should  lake note, and that is the evenings of the film shows which  are sponsored by the Welcome  Beach Community Association. In previous years these  films have been shown on  Thursday evenings, but Ihis  has now been changed to  Wednesdays, so that the shuf-  fleboard players can fit their  schedules in. The first showing  of the season will be on  Wednesday, October 21st al  7:30 and will be a film called  "Glimpses of China" along  wilh three shorter features.  The only charge is a donation  fee of 50* - so far inflation  hasn't caught up with thi'  event.  Another date which you  may want to mark on your  calendar is the Saturday of  November 7lh, as Ihis is the  night thai the Halfmoon Bay  Recreation Commission is  planning a dance at the  Welcome Beach Hall. More on  this one later.  Strange goings on:  Following the mention in  this column of a strange object  having been sighted in the sky  a couple of weeks ago, yet  another resident reported having seen il loo. Very interesting indeed. Also reported  by a local resident this week  was the fact that on Wednesday evening of September 30th  at exactly 7:27 a slight earth  tremor was felt, Wonder how  many other people felt lhal  one.  New babies:  It's always nice to vfelcome  wee new babies into the world  and our congratulations and  good wishes go to Bob and  Valeric Beaupre on the birth  qCITCHEH  CARNIVAL  "Turkey Platter  Versatile-  Made In Italy"  $29.98  of their son. Bill and Mary  Dolmage have been made very  happy, too, by the birth of a  granddaughter. Their  daughter, Wendy, now Mrs.  Butterficld, gave birth to a little girl who will be named  Mary Stewart alter her grandmother. Best wishes from us  all.  The second of the monthly  Family Movie Nights at the  Welcome Beach Hall will be  on Friday, October I6ih at  7:30 p.m.  Pippi l.ungslocklngs is a  full-length film in colour  aboul the /any adventures of a  little Swedish girl.  Admission is $2.50 for  adults; $1.50 for seniors and  teens: $1.00 for children or  $5.00 per family.  Family Movie Night is sponsored by the Halfmoon Bay  Recreation Commission.  Susan McLean, C.G.A.  *     UvokkccpiiiK ci Accounting  Auditing  Income Tux Consulting  104-1557 Gower Poln| Howl  llox 1666, Gibsons, ll.f . VON 1V(I  NNff-NtttMi  ISUiinr  YOUR AUTOPLAN  CENTRE  Taking care of  ^^^^^^^^^^ all your Real Estate  and Insurance Requirements  886-2000 Seaside Plaza 886-9121  Is your car begging for a  second chance?  Beautiful bodies are our business  Brian's Auto Body &  Painting Ltd.  Fully equipped  lor all body and  paint repairs  Box 605. Sechelt  8859844  I.Plug In Video Tape Recorder in Wall  Outlet  2.Hook up short length of Coaxial Cable  between Video Recorder and your T.V.  set.  3.Turn your T.V. to Channel 3  4.Insert Video Cassette in Video Recorder  S.Enjoy your first Home Movie  (|ust slop the recorder for your trip to Ihe fiidge or whatever)  WEEKEND SPECIAL  Video Recorder and your choice of  Three Movies  $40.00  Pick Up Friday Night  Bring Back Monday^Morning  Simple to operate - We will show you how  Please phone for reservations  885-9509  Wharf Rd., Sechelt  885-3611  Cowrie Street, Sechelt Pender Pool programmes  Coast News, October 5,1981  Reg Weston is congratulated by his daughter Laurie from Nanaimo and son Keith on the occasion  of his reliremeat from Ihe Canfor pulp mill al Port Mellon after 42 years of employment. Reg was  honoured al a retirement parly al Gibsons Legion Hall October 2nd, attended by over 200 of his  fellow employes. . v.��� p..���ii pnmo  42 years with Canfor  Wesfon honoured on retirement  j Reg West-tn, 65, of Sun-  I shine Court'Trailer Park in  I Gibsons, w(s honoured at  ���_ Gibsons Legion Hall by over  ? 200 fellow employees, Friday,  October 12th, on the occasion  of his retirement after 42 years  at the Canfor pulp mill in Port  Mellon.  Reg, who was tour foreman  -=/3^  , Notice Board  t :  Sponsored as a Public Service  881-2622     by the Coast News    886-7817  NOTE: Early announcement! will be run once, than mutt ba  re-submitted to run again, no mora than one monlh prior to  the event  Coming Events  Rotwti Cteek Ladles Auxiliary Fall Bataar ft Bake Sale Sunday Ocl. 25 ��� 11 am  io  al the Legion HaN. Roberts Creek. "'���3  Bi-Ung Meeling Thursday, October 8,8:01 p.m. NOTE NEW LOCATION: Sechelt  Eltjnenlary, Mam Building. Speaker: Allison Walt, Porpoise Bay Provincial Park  N.luiallst Topic 'The Birds ol Triangle Island".  Bfdlng Field Trip Field Trip to local birding hot spols on Saturday, October 10.  F}i inloimahon call Tony at 685-5539.  Sunshine Coast Fitness Group - Co Ed Classes to Music. Fall Classes  Siptembei 21 to December 11 Roberts CrMk Community Hall Class No. 1 -  910.1015am -Mon Wed. & Fri ��� Class No. 2-10:30- 11:30am. ��� Mon., Wed. &  fn Elphinstone Gym Class No 3 7:00 - B00 pin. - Mon., Tues & Thurs. Hall-  moon Bay Community Hall Class No 4 - 6 00 - 7:00 pm. - Tues. & Thurs. For in  formal Ion phone flfiia Hanson al 886-2875  Wilson Creek Community Centra Association Moating October iftth 7:90 Wilson  Creek Hall. Guesl Speaker: Mr. Ted Dlnsley. President ol District Council ol  Scouts Topic will tie  Responsibility ol being a sponsor In the Scouting Move  Evening ol Bi-fte October 7, INI, Wilson. Cret* Hall 7:30. Prim and  Retnishmenls.lt)' Inlormation call 6854726. Partners not neceaaary.  Flea market oifanlied by Waatam Weight Controllers Branch #16. Wllaon  Creek Hall, Octeoer 24th, 10-1. Tables can be booked by phoning 885-3510 or  885-2856 Cosltt 00 per table  Western Wlnnng Woman Retreat A day ol fellowship and inspiration for all  women Foi rrfiie inloimalion watch Cable 10 T.V. Oct. 6 ��� 7 pm. Gibsons ��� Oct. 8  nmS"h1'  Regular Events  Elphinstone Pioneer Museum in Gibsons is now open. Monday  through Saturday between 9 am. to 4 pm.  Monday  Roberts dink Hospital Autllliry Second Monday of each month -11  .im  St Aran's Hall  Sunahine Pottery Guild meets every 2nd Mondey of the month at the  "StSdlo" writer ol North Road and Highway 101 at 7 pm TFN  Monday - O.A.P.O. ��38 Regular Meeting - First Monday of each month - 2 pm. at  Harmony *jall. Gibsons.  Social Blafto - 2nd & 3rd Mondays 2 pm. al Harmony Hall, Qibsons.  Tuesday  Woman! Aglow Fellowship Meets every third Tuesday of the month at  Harmony Hall Gibsons Transportation and babysitting available. 886-  7426     '  Sunshin* Coast Aria Council Regular meeting 4th Tuesday o! every  month i\ 7 30 pm at the Arts Centre in Sechelt  Al-Anor Meetings Al-Anon Meetings every Tuesday night. Roberts  Creek -'or inlormallon call 886-9059 or 886-9041  Sunshine Coaat Navy League of Canada Cadets and Wreneltes. ages  to lo'll'wil! again meet Tuesday nights. 7- 9 pm Uniled Church Hall,  GihsoiJ New recruits welcomed.  Intareettd In Pioneer Girls? Grades 3 ��� 12 girls, please Join us lor a fun night and  regislrlllon on Tuesday, Sept. 22 at 7 - 9 pm. at Calvary Baptist Church, Park  Ave., iibsoiis  For further Information contact Arlene Simpson 886-9048 or  Mary ihdlSOn 986-7279. *38  Tuesrly Take-A-Break discussion group for women In Gibsons. Tues 9:30  -11 .,(tirr al Calhoiic Church Hall. Babysitting available, call 8868036.  Dupltate Bridge slarts October 6 and every first and third Tuesday therealter  al Ire Goll Club. 7:30 pm. Call Phyllis Hoops at 886-2575 lor Information.  Wednesday  Gibtons Tops meeling every Wednesday evening at 6.45 change liom Athletic  Ciu) lo Resource Contie at the Altomaie School. Phone 885*2391.  Sunshine Lapidary ft Craft Club Meets 1st Wed every month al 7 30  prr For inlormation B86-2B73or 886-9204  Pender Harbour Hospital Auilllary   Second Wednesday of each  nunth. 1 30 pm St Andrews Church-New members always welcome  Wlton Creek Communlly Reading Centre 7 30 - 8 30 p m 885-2709  Sechelt Garden Club  7 30 p m , St  Hildas Hall  Mrs! Wednesdays  WMneadey * O.A.P.O. ��M Carpal Bowling Every Wednesday 1 pm al Harmony  Hill. Gibsons  Sjnshine  Coast  Sporta   Club  will  be  having  a  irach-and-lield  c/ganiiational meeting at Elphinstone School. Wednesdays 5pm  Thursday  The Bargain Barn ol Ihe Pender Harbour Health Clinic Auxiliary is  ���Jpcn on Thursday afternoons from 1 00 until 3 30  *J -Anon Meeting Ever, Thursday in Gibsons at 8 pm For inlormation  fall 886-9569 Or B86-9037  Dance Classes by Deborah Pagaau - 886 0324 Modern Ballet for Adults, starting Thursday. Ocl. 1 al the Twilight Theatre -10:30 am  Thursday: Take-A-Break discussion group lor women. In Sechelt Thurs. 9:30  ���11 30 am at Continuing Education portable unit, Chatelech.  Babysitting  available call 886-8036  Thursday - O.A.P.O. #38 Public Bingo - every Thursday starling Nov. 5th at 7:45  pm. at Harmony Hall, Gibsons.  Western Weight Controllers Every Thursday at 1 pm. in the United  Church hall, Gibsons and in the Sechelt Elementary School,  Thursdays at 7 pm. New members welcome. 885-3895 (Sechelt Qnly).  Rc-jerts Creek Legion Bingo every Thursday, beginning May 7, Early  Bird, Regular and Bonanza. T.F.N.  Friday  Thrltt Shop Every Friday. l-3pm Thrift Shop, Gibsons United Church  basement  Wilson Creak1-Community Reading Centre Noon - 4.00 pm   885-2709  Friday - O.A.P.O. MB Fun Nit* - Every Friday at 7:30 pm. PM Luck Supper last  Friday ol every month at 6 pm. at Harmony Hall, Gibsons.  Gibsons Tot Lot - Every Friday 9:30 to 11:30 am. at Gibsons United Church.  Starts on the 18th ol Sepiember - 0 - 3 years old. #37  Country Stirs Squirt Dancing, each Friday slarting Sen' ' ' Sechell Elementary School Gym - 8  - U pm Caller Harry Robertson  Saturday  Wilson Creek Communlly Reeding Centre 11:30 -1 pm B85-2709  The Bargain Barn ol the Pender Harbour Health Clinic Auxiliary is  open on Saturday afternoons Irom 1 ��� 4 pm.  The Sunshine Coast Figure Skating Club: Registration at Arena - Saturday,  Sepl. 19,10 am. lo 12.   at the mill, received a round  trip ticket to England to visit  his family, complete with three  pieces of luggage and 200  pounds spending money from  his co-workers.  Canfor mill superintendent,  Fred Saunders, who made the  presentation, told well  wishers: "It is a pretty good  record, when a man can work  at a place for 42 years and  never make an enemy."  Reg Weston, who was born  in Derby, England, on  September 30, 1916, came to  work at Port Mellon as a  youth in his early 20's. He was  a knowledgeable and well-  liked employee and, over the  years, did every job in the processing at the pulp mill.  Except for two years  overseas during World War II,  Reg has never been back to  visit his family.  The retirement party Friday  was attended by his son,  Keith, of Gibsons, daughter  Laurie Weston-Jung, from  Nanaimo, as well as former  mill employees, retired, present employees and management staff. .  Reg was honoured by gifts  which included an aerial photo  of the Canfor mill and many  other personal gi fts from  friends.  The meal for the evening  was provided by the Legion  Ladies Auxiliary and music  was by Adam McBride.  Hydro  vandals  Vandals who shoot at B.C.  Hydro powerlines are risking  long prison terms for a single  foolish act.  The Criminal Code of  Canada provides up to 14  years for wilful damage to  public property, and a lifetime  sentence if the damage places  another person in danger.  B.C. Hydro will pay a  reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to a court  conviction.  Wiler Babies - New course for  babies 4 months to 2 years  with emphasis on water  recovery through fun learning  methods for mom and baby.  Starts week of September 21,  1981. Phone pool for further  information.  Pre-School Lessons - Lessons  for ages 3 - 6 years. Starling  September 23, 1981. Time:  Wednesday, 1:30 p.m. - 2:30  p.m. Other limes may be  shceduled according lo  registration.  Red Cross Lessons - A new  program jusl out from Red  Cross - look for some exciting  changes. Start of Red Cross  Lessons - October 8, 1981.  Time: Thursday, 3:30 p.m.  -5:30 p.m. Pre-register now at  Ihe pool.  Adult Lessons - Do something  you've always wanted to do  -learn to swim comfortably or*  just improve your swimming  by taking adult lessons. Starting September 21, 1981.  Time: Monday and Thursday  -11:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.  Bronze Cross Course - Prerequisite is the Bronze  Medallion Award. All candidates must register as soon  as possible at the pool. Course  dale: Oct. 1 to Dec. 3, 1981,  Thursday evenings from 8:30  p.m. -10:00 p.m., the first Vi  hour will be theory, followed  by 1 hour in the pool.  Ladies Fitness Classes - Bravo!  The fitness room is finished  which will allow evening  fitness classes to be held at the  Aquatic Cenlre. This fall,  morning, afternoon and evening classes will be offered at  the following times: Starting  the week of September 21,  1981.  2.  3.  1. Morning classes -Monday,  Wednesday, & Friday, 10  a.m. -1):30 a.m. These  classes will include land  and water exercises.  Afternoon classes  -Tuesday & Thursday,  1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.  These classes will include  land and water exercises.  Evening classes -Monday  & Wednesday, 7 p.m. - 8  p.m. These classes will be  held in the fitness room  and there will be land exercises only, those wishing  to swim may take advantage of the 'Adult Only'  swim session folowing the  class.  ���For further information  please phone the pool.  Registration for classes begins  September 14, 1981.  Harbour Seals Swim Club  -The swim club will be starting  up again this September. The  club was very successful in its  first year and we hope to make  this year even more so! Phone  the pool for further information.  Please register for classes at  the Aquatic Centre by phone  883-2612, or at the pool starting the seek of September 15,  1981.  Yoga Classes - Evans Hermon  will be offering two sessions of  yoga exercises in the fitness  room al the Aquatic Centre.  The first session will be Yoga  for Seniors, which will include  relaxing and invigorating exercises to be held on Thursday  mornings, 10:30 a.m. - 12  p.m. Participants may stay to  enjoy an adult only swim session following ihe yoga exercises. An evening session will  also be offered, Yoga tor  Adults, which can be a mixed  class, and feature more  stimulating exercises with  stretching, breathing and self  awareness stressed. The lime  for this session is Thursday  evening from 8 p.m. -10 p.m.  in the fitness room. For more  information phone Evans at  883-2745.  PENDER       HARBOUR  AQUATIC CENTRE  FALL PROGRAMME  General Admission Fees  Children 12 & under 75', Strip  Tickets 10 for $6, 3 Month  Pass $15; Teens 13-18 years  $1, 10 for $7.50, $25; Adults  19 years & over $1.25, 10 for  $10, $30; Senior Adults 65 &  over $1, 10 for $7.50, $25.  Children 6 and under must  be accompanied by an adult.  The  following  programmes  will be offered in the Fall  Schedule:  Early Bird Swim - Start your  day with an invigorating dip in  Ihe pool and then relax in the  swirl! Everyone welcome  Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 9 a.m.  Public Noon Swim - Everyone  welcome, come and have a  nice quiet swim in the middle  of the day, every Monday,  Wednesday, and Friday, 12:30  p.m. - 1:30 p.m.  Adult Noon Swim - Adults only swimming; a very pleasant  time for a swim every Tuesday  and Thursday from 12:30 p.m.  -1:30 p.m.  Adult Evening Swim - Adults  only every Monday, Tuesday  and Wednesday evenings from  8 p.m. - 10 p.m. A great opportunity to get out and swim,  meet your friends.  Public Evening Swim - The  "*5E0  In your time of  mourning ..wecare.  When grief strikes, friends who understand  can see you through. The way is never so  bleak, the time of pain never so long as it would  be were there no one to help and guide you.  You can call on us at any time ��� day or night.  D. A. Devlin  Director  1665 Seaview  886-9551    Gib������-  pool is open almost every  night for an after supper swim  - great place to bring the kids  before bed!  Fun Night - Water fun for the  young! Bring fins and snorkels  and other water equipment to  the pool for your enjoyment.  Happens every Tuesday night  from 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.  Ladies Swimming - Enjoy a  break at the pool every Tuesday and Thursday afternoon.  Public Weekend Swim - Public  swimming Saturday and Sunday, a great place to be where  it is warm and fun as winter  draws near.  Family Swim - Bring the whole  family to the pool Sunday  afternoons from 2 p.m. - 4  p.m. Truly a great way to have  some fun with the kids!  General Information  Pool available for rental  during unscheduled hours.  Rental fee is $35 including life-  guarding services. Phone  ahead and staff can help arrange for special parties (Birthdays, service clubs, youth  groups, etc.)  Pool will be closed during  statutory holidays.  Mackenzie  SOCIAL CREDIT PARTY  will be holding a  MEETING  on  Wednesday, October 14th  7:30 p.m., Wilson Creek Hall  Speaker: Brian Stelck, Social Credit  Candidate for Mackenzie  Fart/Skin - Whole or Hal!  Hostess - Whole or Bal!  Little Smokey - Halves  FRESH  Roasting  Chickens  to 0 lbs. [Hallmark's Finest!  "STORE OPEN ALL WEEKEND"  8AT.-8TTNDAY * MONDAY  8(00 A.M. TO 7:00 P.M.  Come, meet the warm, wonderful people of Garden Bay.  You will be pleased.  "Friendly Family Service" - the way it used to be.  to all of you, from all of us, here,  at the Mercantile. wmmw  wmmmmmm  mmmmmmm  8  Coast News, October 5,1981  Fleming on Education  Do as you would be done by  by trances Kleming  Il is to be hoped lhal all  parents of elementary pupils  read and supported the leller  .>l Brian Hodgins in the Coast  V��s of Sepiember 13, 1981,  m which he seis out his opposition io leller grades for grades  4-7.  In Ihe pre-war years.  percentage marks were used in  .���u-ry subject, every month.  Ihe percentage points were  imaged,   and   the   students  were given a numerical rank.  II ihere were I? in a class,  here would a lirsl. second,  third, and so on, down lo the  child who was ranked lii-  leenlh. As the months weni  by, there was very little  jockeying lor position,   ihe  lirsl was never last, and Ihe  lasi was never lirsl.  Imagine ihe impact of a  very bright and competent  newcomer into the set hierarchy, who, on his first report,  .vas ranked first! Everybody  -.t rank, and even the poor  fifteenth, through no fault of  his own, was demoted to sixteenth. The whole community  reeled under the disgrace. The  point of all this is, the ranking  system had nothing to do wilh  what ihe individual was learning or how he was performing.  Il depended entirely on the  competition.  \i ih.it time. 50% was considered a pass. Some teachers  set verj obscure and difficult  examinations, and all their  pupils "scraped through", if  thej weie fortunate. When a  te.illv tough teacher was  followed b) a community  pleaser, who set easy examina-  Kiwanis Auxiliary meets  After a summer recess the  Sepiember meeting of ihe  Auxiliary to the Kiwanis Care  Centre was held in the activity  room al ihe Centre, Wednes-  da> evening, September 16th.  Nineteen members were presenl: Amy Blain presided.  Enthusiastic reports were  heard of summer happenings.  The Annual Gran-e-Tlion was  a huge success. The walk was  enjoyed by many folk and was  rewarding financially. With  the proceeds, lawn furniture  was purchased. These articles  were assembled by Kiwanis  members and helpers. Mr.  Hob Emerson was responsible  for the making of tables lo  hold ihe umbrellas. Besides  providing comfortable outdoor seating, il added much to  the beauty of ihe Cenlre.  Many thanks to all who participated.  An outing by bus for a  number of the residents,  assisted by Auxiliary  members, was held in July. A  sightseeing tour to Porpoise  Ha"V and way points - ended  wfth a delightful' lea at the  Parthenon restaurant, hosted  by Mickey and Doris Parsey.  An exciting day for all.  and spouses enjoyed a picnic  in August.  Report bs Ha/el Wrighi  showed a healthy balance in  ihe treasury, but demands on  il are already being made.  Helen Wcinhandl and Edna  Mushy, as Ways and Means,  announced the annual dance  would be held, date lo be announced later. Theme would  be Hard Times or Hillbilly*.  Watch for further announcements.  The piano has a place of  prominence and adds greatly  to activities of the day. Singsongs are held and musical in-  terludes are impromptu. We  are exiremely grateful to the  Pioneer Society of B.C.  lelephone Employees for this  acquisition.  Helen Wcinhandl presented  a beauliful afghan from her  daughter. Brcnda Kirkland, to  be used at a later dale for a  raffle.  The October meeting will be  held al lire Care Centre,  Wednesday evening,,October  : 21st, af'S'Vm. We welcome  new members, and residents of  Ihe Cenlre enjoy a wee bil of  your lime, whenever you can  spare it.  EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY  THE COMMENCEMENT TIME OF  ALL SCHOOL BOARD MEETINGS  WILL BE  7:00 P.M.  RATHER THAN 7:30 P.M.  THE PUBLIC ARE AGAIN REMINDED THAT THE BOARD OFFICE'S  NEW TELEPHONE NUMBER IS  886-8811  lions and marked leniently,  everybody's average would  shoot up, and delighted  parenls would express [he opinion lhal this was, indeed, a  very line teacher who had  "brought up" the class  average by as much as 30  points. Once again, ihere was  no connection between the  marks and the actual learning  which took place.  letter grades were designed  IO be less personal and  generally to group children to  Indicate to parents thai their  offspring were average, above  average, below average, or  very good or very bad. Unfortunately, ihe phrase, a  "straight A student" became  the hallmark of quality, and  parents look greal pride in so  discribing Iheir bright child.  Any teacher, who, in his  wisdom decided thai a  "straight A student" could  lake home only a B or (horror  of horrors) a C for less lhan  excellent work, will relate the  trauma of thai simple act,  Tears, tantrums, pleadings,  threats... emotions calculated  io change the teacher's mind  and keep up lhal "straight A"  record, simply because the  parenls would not understand  or accept anything less lhan  perfection.  Further, if the leller grades  do indicate standing in the  group, whal happens if Ihe  group changes? Our child's  leller grades can fluctuate up  or down accordingly, with no  change al all in his work as an  individual.  In one school where I taughl  many years ago, several hundred grade eight students were  divided into home-rooms according to letter grades. The A  class were straight A's, the E  class were straight E's. Al each  reporting, cross grade examinations were given, letter  grades assigned, and students  shuffled into the home room  which matched their letter  grades. If an A student earned  only a B average, lie was  demoted to the B home-room.  There was stress, resentment,  rebellion, all put down by enthusiastic use of corporal  punishment. That was the  ultimate in letter grading.  Letter grades are particularly hard on lit tie boys. Quite  often they are "late  bloomers", and if ihey can be  encouraged and helped with  love and understanding, they  will come along with the best  of ihem. If they are ranked  against the girls, they often appear inferior. Who gets Ihe  D's and E's? And the exorta-  tions to "iry harder"?  No wonder the little boys sil  and begin to dream of the happy day when they can walk out  of school and not return.  Dropouts are created in Grade  Four. Thai is the year pupils  look aboul them and decide  hat they just cannot cope or  compete successfully. When  pupils decide lhal they are  worthless and that ihey are inferior, even the Learning  Assistance teachers cannot  change their attitude of  resignation and despair.  School must be an encouraging place, with realistic objectives set for every child.  Neither his largel nor his performance should be compared  with lhal of his neighbour. We  adults would nol put up with  such nonsense for one ininule  il some authority, say, the  Regional Board, tried il on us!  And who resisi Meril Rating  more vociferously lhan  teachers themselves? Lei us  hope thai ihey decline to ir/al  Ihe helpless children by Meril  Rating ihem by letter grades,  since ihey, themselves, would  not tolerate such treatment by  a principal or superintendent.  Do as you would be done by is  still a good motto.  'Swanson's  Swanson's Concrete  Products Ltd.  Manufacture & Sale of  Septic Tanhs  wall cribbing  Curbs. Pier Blocks, etc.  885-9666     Box 1?2   Si-chell, B.C.   VON 3A0  A (aihsnns Library Volunteer Thank-You Tea, held al the home of Mrs. (Judys Korke of Abbs  Koud, sealed in front uf lump, was attended h> a ureal number uf Ihe 30 lo 50 volunteers who  donate Iheir lime lo Ihe lihrun.  Vune i\i"ii.i Pholo  (%) ULtfULi.    1      ran  The most complete Glass Shop  on the Sunshine Coast  We will be CLOSED  THANKSGIVING WEEKEND  Saturday & Monday   Regular Hours:  Mon. - Fri. 8:00 am ��� 4:30 pm  Saturday 8:30 am - 12:30 pm  Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd.. Gibsons  886-7359  We've Changed Our Name!  Gibsons Western Drug Mart  has become  PHARMASAVE  ��  Gibsons  Come in and fill out  an Entry Form  for a free  s100 00  Merchandise  Gift Certificate!  Rearrange these letters  correctlyto spell out  the new n.ame that means  savings to you every day!  "PS" We've made il easier fot you by filling oul Ihe lasl 4 lelit",s'  jajJJiJiiiiAi'yjii  Write youi answers in the cmjity squares above  Name  Phone PoslaiCodo  See ovei for contest enlry rules and regulations  I  THE ONLY THING CHANGED IS OUR NAME!  Still the same friendly staff waiting to serve you.  Pharmacists: Bob & Mara     Clerks: Eileen, Gwen, Nancy, Gloria Diane, Joan, Christ it  *mm*t  ROYALE BATHROOM TISSUE  4 Rolls, 2 ply "I      O 7  PHARMASAVE PRICE  4 ROLLS... \.aamt I  ROYALE FACIAL TISSUE  LARGE BOX  PHARMASAVE PRICE   .79  PHARMASAVE  VITAMIN E CAPSULES 400 l.U  100's  PHARMASA VE PRICE  5.29  PHARMASAVE VITAMIN C  250 mg. PLAIN, 250's 2.49  500 mg. PLAIN, 100's 1.79  250 mg. Orange Chew, 250's 3.49  500 mg. Orange Chew. 100's 2.44  Breck Shampoo  b MORE  2.78  400 mL PLUS 25% MORE  PHARMASAVE PRICE  Q Tips Cotton Swabs  400's  PHARMASA VE PRICE  1.83  Crest Toothpaste  TOOTHBRUSH  1.69  150 mL. with BONUS TEK TOOTHBRUSH  PHARMASAVE PRICE  PALMOLIVE  Dishwashing Liquid  New, longer lasting suds. 500 mL.  1.19  PHARMASA VE PRICE  Get it at the PHARMASAVE price  (formerly Gibsons Western Drugs)  Sunnycrest Mall, Gibsons     886-7213  iMMHttliailllllllilllN  MMMMMMMifltfi  tmmmmmmmmm Join Bin hti Found batik is a useful medium for clothing and home decoration  work. She Is iealed al her kitchen table beside a still life that she created in batik.  as well as art  - Vena Pamtll Photo  The homemaker  as artist  by Vene Parnell  Pretty, dark-haired Joan  Bist reminds you of the lady in  Ihe TV commercial selling a  large box of laundry  detergent: "Brand X, the only  soap thai can really get out  those deep-down knee-slains  in the kids' dirty jeans".  Wilh her mixture of a  sincere homey look that inspires trust, combined with a  self-assured and friendly manner, it is easy to believe that  Joan, with two young school-  age children of her own,  knows all about knee stains.  This talented batik artist  looks and is, first and  foremost, a homemaker, and  is nothing short of surprised  over the reaction her batiks are  creating all over the Sunshine  Coast.  IN fact, working in her kitchen and laundry room, Joan  literally does turn out her exquisite batiks between the  laundry chores and supper,  hardly ihe romantic image of  the starving creative artist giving up all of life's amenities  for her art.  "It takes me a long time to  create one batik, months,  sometimes even years, because  I don't really work at it. I still  treat batik art as a hobby and  find it enjoyable and, for me,  it is simply gratifying ihat  other people find it enjoyable.  I don't work to fill a  demand."  That may have been true until now for Joan, who has  slowly  evolved   her  distinct  GIBSONS  Glassford Rd. - 11:15 am.  Sundav School - 9:30 am.  Ret. Alex. G. Reid  Church Telephone  886-2333  CALVARY  BAPTIST CHURCH  Park Rd., Gibioni  Paator: Harold Andrews  Rei: 886-9163,  Church: 886-2611  Sunday School 9:30 a.m.  Morning Service 11:00 a.m.  Goipel Service 7 p.m.  Prayer A Bible Study  Thuriday 7 p.m.  ST. BARTHOLOMEW &  ST. AIDAN  ANGLICAN CHURCHES  Cwnbined Service  1st Sunday 11:15 A.M.  in Si. Banholomew'i  Gibioni  AD other Sonctyt  Roberts Creek 9:30 a.m.  Family Holy Eucharist  Gibsons 11:15 a.m.  Rector:  Rev. John E. Robinion  SEVENTH-DAY  ADVENTIST CHURCH  Sabbath School Sat. 10 a.m.  Hour of Wonhip Sat. 11 a.m.  Browning Rd. & Hwy. 101  Pastor: C. Drieberg  Everyone Welcome  For information phone:  885-9750 or 883-2736  GIBSONS  PENTECOSTAL CHURCH  Cedar Grove School  duller Rd., Gibioni  Senior Paitor: Ted Boodle  Youth Paitor: Jack Moch  Sunday School 9:30 a.m.  Morning Wonhip 11 a.m.  Evening Fellowthip 7 p.m.  Home Bible Study  Phone 886-7268 or 886-9482  Affiliated wilh Ihe  Pentecostal   Assemblies   of   Canada  SECHELT  NEW LIFE  ASSEMBLY  SERVICES  in  Senior Citizens Hall  1:00 pm Sunday  Everyone Welcome  Reverend P. Brooks  Pastor  CHRISTIAN SCIENCE  SOCIETY  SECHELT SERVICES:  Sundays 11:30 am.  Wednesday 1:00 pro.  Sunday School 11:30 am.  All in Uniled Church edifice  on. main highway in Davis  lay.   Everyone   ii  warmly  invited to attend.  Phone 885-3157 or 886-7882  ROMAN CATHOLIC  SERVICES  Rev. Angelo De Pompa  Parish Print  Tlmei of Manci  Saturday 5:00 p.m.  Si. Mary'i, Gibioni  7:30 pm. Pender Harbour  (July 4 lo September 12 only)  Regular Sunday Mann  9:00 a.m. Our Lady  of Lourdea Church  Sechell Indian Reserve  10:00 a.m. Holy Family  Church, Sechelt  12:00 noon St. Mary's Church  Gibioni  Confeiiiom before Man  Phone: 885-9526 or 885-5201  GLAD TIDINGS  TABERNACLE  Gower Point Road  Phone 886-2660  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  Wonhip Service 11:00 a.m.  Evening Fellowship 6 p.m.  Bible Study Wed. 7:30 p.m.  Paitor: Nancy Dykn  REFORMED  CHRISTIAN  GATHERING  Sechell 885-5635  il Church Services  batik style since she began to  experiment with it in 1973.  But now that inteVest and  demand for her work is growing and both her children, Andrea and Daniel, are in school,  she is starting to consider taking her hobby more seriously.  Joan, who lives in Sechelt  with her husband, Harvey, a  social worker with the Department of Human Resources,  comes from Victoria. Except  for a short while spent on the  east coast in Halifax, Moncton  and Fredericton, she is a confirmed British Columbian and  has seen her share of the province.  Since completing her training as a nurse and her marriage to Harvey, the family has  lived in Vanderhoof, near  Prince George, Revelstoke and  Bella Coola, before moving to  the Sunshine Coast almost two  years ago.  Besides, her artistic appreciation of the variety and  "wonderful geography" of  this province, Joan found that  the isolation of many B.C.  communities encouraged art  and craft work as a pastime.  "In Bella Coola, there is  one store and no newspaper.  The sun is hidden by the steep  mountains and does not shine  in the valley from October to  February. It is a strange environment when you are not  used to it."  Joan dabbled in art in high  school and, beyond attending  and oil painting workshop,  had never seriously refined her  artistic skills.  "I appreciate art and have  always done crafts, the way  most ladies do when their  children are small. I mainly  got inlo batik as something  different to do and one of my  first attractions to it was that it  could be used for so many  things. You can decorate your  home with batik cushions or  drapes, make decorations such  as eggs for Christmas trees,  cards, clothing, the  possibilities are endless."  While in Vanderhoof, she  participated in Arts  Unlimited, an artists' cooperative and helped form a  batik co-operative to share  with others materials,  workspace and ideas.  It is Joan's ideas that have  caused the most sensation in  the local art community. Her  landscapes, in a realistic  detailed style thai almost defy  the techniques of batik, are  colourful, well composed and  imaginative, unlike the traditional semi-abstract mono or  duo tones that are often seen.  "1 hadn't seen much balik,  and maybe that was a good  thing. I had my own idea how  it should look. Although  careful planning of design and  colour is an important part of  each piece, quite often, a batik  develops as it goes along."  Her eye is that of a sensitive  landscape artist, responsive lo  subtle hues, colour and  perspective. But Joan has a  whimsical sense of fun, also,  as she demonstrates with her  friendly yellow serpent entwined around the back and sleeves  of her son Daniel's green  T-shirt. Her work is particularly noteworthy for the  unusual bright colours she  uses and her detailed artistic  skills.  Over the years she has  developed her knowledge of  the intricate techniques of  batik art, through her own experimenting and, Ihis year, for  the first time, she gave a batik  workshop during the busy and  successful Arts Festival in  Sechelt.  Joan works mainly with cotton, but is thinking of trying  her hand at silk and expanding  her ideas to create garments,  particularly blouses. She has  found that polyester-cotton  T-shirts accept dye well for  children's designs.  She uses procion cold-water  dye, which is fibre reactive and  necessary not to melt the wax  which she uses to protect certain areas of her design. She  finds that her canner is useful  for boiling the material and  has discovered that a mixture  of beeswax mixed with paraf- .  fin gives her a softer wax that*  is easier to control.  She has invested in tjanting  tools, which are used in the  traditional batik work called  'tjap' in eastern cultures.  "They are good for fine  lines and for printing words. I  have found that metal cookie  cutters, for repeated designs,  or a piece of burlap tied lo a  stick can also give interesting  effects. You can use almost  anything and have to be willing to experiment."  Joan is very hesitant to commit herseof to producing  batik-art for sale, in spite of  Ihe fact that her exposure  through the Sunshine Coast  Arts Centre has created quite a  demand for her skillful work.  "This is the first time I have  ever sold anything and I don't  have a studio. It takes a long  time to set up and find a spot  for all the dyes, but most of  all, I don't want to lose my enjoyment of il."  885-2214  TO NANAIMO  Flight No.       Time  201- 07:30  203- 11:45  205- 15:15  FROM NANAIMO  FLIGHT NO.   TIME  202- 08:00  204- 12:30  206- 16:00  TO POWELL RIVER  FLIGHT NO.   TIME  903- 08:30  905- 13:15  FALL AND  WINTER  SCHEDULE  TO VANCOUVER  FLIGHT NO.   TIME  101-  103-  105-  107-  109-  07:25  09:45  11:45  14:15  15:15  FROM  VANCOUVER  FLIGHT NO. TIME  102- 08:00  104- 10:30  106- 12:30  108- 14:45  110- 16:00  FURTHER SCHEDULES TO JERVIS INLET, SALMON INLET, NARROWS INLET.  PENDER HUMOUR NOW 3 FLISHTS DAILY EXCEPT SUNDAY.  Business  financing  If you own or operate a  small business, this course  may be for you. Capilano College is offering a one-day  workshop at the Sechell Learning Centre on financing for  business dealing with new and  existing financing, intermediate and long term  financing, and use and extension of trade credit.  The instructor will deal particularly with the preservation  of working capital for small  businesses. Other topics which  may be covered include administrative, marketing and  production aspects as they apply to business financing.  The workshop will be held  Saturday, October 24 from  10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the  Sechelt Learning Centre on Inlet Avenue. Register by dropping into the Centre between  12:30 and 7:00 p.m. Monday  to Friday, or call 885-9310  during office hours to pre-  register.  Coast News, October 5,1981  * Inquire about our Private Luncheon A Dinner facilities.  Licensed  Premises  DAILY LUNCH SPECIAL  $2.95  Soup. Salad, trim  SALAD BAR $2.95  HttpYowsf-tl  Open 7 Days  a Week for  Lunch t Dinner  We've got a  SPAGHETTI SPECIAL every THURSDAY!  ��� Our own homtmadt Sp-aghtttl wilh Maalball. oi Chlckm o A   QK  ��� Hilp-youtMlf Salad Bar ��� Frankly Baked Brand N  IChllAren'. mrflM. .w~af.-a.l-l *"* *  (Children's portions available)  Seaview Place, Gibsons   886-9780  Canadian Forest Products, Howe Sound Pulp Division, Port Mellon.  NOTICE PORT MELLON DUMP  Canadian Forest Products, Howe Sound Pulp Division, in  Port Mellon, currently operates a land fill site (Improved  Dump) for disposal of industrial waste generated in its pulp  mill complex.  This dump is operated under the terms of a POLLUTION  CONTROL PERMIT (PR-4679) and as such, the types of  refuse which may be placed in the dump are restricted to industrial wastes only.  In order to comply fully with the permit, domestic waste  must not be allowed into the dump.  Therefore, EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, THE PORT  MELLON DUMP WILL BE CLOSED TO THE GENERAL  PUBLIC AND ACCESS RESTRICTED TO COMPANY  VEHICLES ONLY.  \tbroo#  ^  Restaurant  Family to Intimate Dining  Put a bright spot in your day!  COME FOR LUNCH!*  i�� tt���     #   We offer a full and delicious menu  including tempting dishes like:  ��� New England  Clam Chowder '2.50  Roast Beef Sandwich  with Salad $4.50  ^ Caesar Salad *3.2$ Seafood Omelette *4.S0  ���kin a rush? Call us first - we'll have your order ready  as soon as you arrive!  a���������awa���a������a������a���������mmm  ROAST BEEF &      '  dtPS*' YORKSHIRE PUDDING  fj&Wro^    ^��2r &&eailent Roast of Beef with Yorkshire Pwktlno  dMMo/ffowtedorJfe'-W  ���j?      cruxce o/Koaaten  10,50.  PLANNING A PARTY? CALL USI  LUNCH HOURS: tkw^ Mai* Una* DINNER HOURS*  Monday through QQ A* fil 77 *������ ��� "���"�������� *����������� Pi  Saturday IWlH// Fri * Sat 5*11 pa  11 aai ��� 2 PBa-l        LMatad3mtt��<>����ofMolVa'<*^h��<<GcwP<Hirt-A^.        Sttttday 5*9 p>>  ��� 10  Coast News, October 5,1981  CROSSLEY KARASTAN CARPETS  M ANSO IV NYLON  INTRODUCTORY  Qdssky��  K&riisttui  Imiittytliatlasfs  The 4 luxurious saxony carpets offered during  Ihis "Introductory Sale" feature 14 breath-taking  new shades in subtle variations of colour .,  destined to remain at the forefront of fashion lor  years to come.  Because at Crossley Karastan, we make carpets  to stay beautiful longer. Our quality control  checks are legion. And our craftsmen work to  those standards to bring you colours and  textures that make your rooms beautiful longer.  ���CHOSSLEY KARASTAN IS A HEG D  USER OF KARASTAN  A TRADEMARK OF FIEI.E1CHEST MILLS. 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Elegant luxury combined with rugged  durability in ANSO IV nylon for easy  maintenance and protection against soil  and stains.  19 decorator inspired colours.  UP TO  $10off  SQ.  METRE  Tranquility  Casual elegance in Anso IV nylon for  exceptional durability and ease of  maintenance. This carpet has a thick  velvet texture with pinpoint tip definition  that conveys a look of .''casual elegance"  13 fashion-designed colours.  UP TO  *7off  SQ.  METRE  Destiny  Colours galore.  An inviting sense of softness characterizes  this luxurious carpet of 100% ANSO IV  nylon for ease of maintenance and  exceptional durability.  15 beautiful colours to suit any decor.  UP TO  *6off  SQ.  METRE  Classic Velour  The leading edge of fashion.  An ultra-dense construction captures the  fashionable look of velour and with ANSO IV  nylon the maintenance and durability  are unsurpassed.  18 vibrant colours to choose from.  UP TO  $5off  SQ  METRE  t-J  Sale ends Oct  ��� ���  AVAILABLE AT OUR  FINE CROSSLEY KARASTAN DEALER  Ken DeVries & Son Ltd.  Gibsons    Two Locations to Serve You    ��4 i  I  ';   *  jMHiflMHI Van. Pamall Photo  Siorfals an coming back inlo style and Ihis little ginger-coloured kitten simply loves her Job al  Ihe ���*. Sloe al Sunnycrest Mall. She is never oul ot Ideas lo amuse herself, although she has lo  waliioul far customers who keep gelling her mixed up wilh Ihe cuddly stuffed animals.  T>w;rds a wider perspective  PoWer struggle in Iran  b deofrey Madoc-Jones  1 anfinlerview recently  pulishci, in   The  Observer  witi iheliovelisl and essayist  V.J. Wahaul, ihe Ayatollah  Khilkallf the so-called 'hang-  ingjudg? slated triumphantly  ihi) "th'mullahs are going It)  ru| noj. We are going to  ha'e lenhousand years of the  Isllmiciepublic".  iVhejer or not ihe mullahs  will run for thai long or not,  wral Bust be understood  aboul (ie present situation in  Inn ifthat we are seeing a  ranar.ablc experiment in  ihrocriic governmeni. An ai-  lempijo build a society on  failhj Not   on   political  \  ideology or economic need,  bul upon the desire to see  god's will manifest on earth. Ii  is a view of temporal matters  more befitting Calvin's  Geneva than ihe present. But  il is ihe source of Ihe particularly fanatical zeal which  seems to be ihe only thing  holding Iran together today. It  is also the justification for the  executions of so-called leftist  guerillas; an Inquisition  wilhout the fire. The question  is, is it enough to keep Ihe  country together?  Is the sialic vision based on  Koranic precepts flexible  enough to deal with Ihe complex nature of modern Iran?  The reality is not one in which  885-291)  MARLff  -���������S FASH IONS  Cut your Fall Suits Now  15 % Off  Stll some bargains at 1/2 PRICE  IT3��"  Sunshine  Interiors  Home Decorating Centre  We carry a complete line of  Drapes ��� Blinds ��� Sunshades  '��� Skylight Blinds ��� Wallpaper  4  daniodown ..*!/  <���>���  Tite SALE!  Twin    *14t*M   Q��cen ���199.����  Double ���189.00     King     ���229-00   Ouarantaad 10 Y��in   CLEARANCE SALE  On Floor Modal   Waterbed Suites   -m.tj*^ Regular Priced Items  IT        & All Orders Placed  Between Sept. 23 & Ocl. 8  tree E.t'matc. No Obligation!  North Rd. ti Kiwanis Way. Gibaona 886-8187  MAXWELL'S PHARMACY  ' YOUR COMPLETE HEALTH CARE CENTRE  * Fast Prescription Service  * Health Care Accessories  * Almay Hypoallergenic Cosmetics  * Patient Aids (Sales & Rentals) crutches,  comodes. bed pans, canes, etc.  107 cedar Plaza. chums 886-8156  Capilano courses  The large green brochure  from Capilano College in  Sechell lists credit free courses  starting this month. The  brochure is available at local  malls, or at the Learning Centre on Inlet Avenue.  To receive a brochure or  course information, please call  us at 88S-93I0 between 12:30  and 7 pm., Monday to Friday.  Courses beginning this week'  include Preventative  Maintenance for Power Craft  (inboard, outboard, diesel)  and Prehistory of the Sunshine  Coasl.  in October these course  start:  Filing - a one session filing  course will enable you .to set  up a system to And the  documents you need in a  hurry. This workshop is ap  propriate for anyone who  must organize information. It  will cover alphabetic, numeric,  geographic and source/subject  filing. The fee is $16., (he  course in on Tuesday October  6, 6 to 9 pm. at Ihe Learning  Centre.  Typing-Touch Typing: a two  day workshop io introduce  you io the keyboard of a  typewriter (IBM Selectric).  Also taught are correct finger  and other techniques. Held  October 3 - 4,9:30 - 4:30 - $25.  Specialized Typing an 8 session course designed for  students to brush up on topics  such as letters, manuscripts,  financial statements and speed  development.  October 8 - Tuesdays  and Thursdays, 7 to 9; fee is  $48.  Coast News, October 5,1981  11  r  Coma mnd am  ���nr salaetlom *f  Quality  TABLE LAMPS  Priced ttom SU ������ SM7  Sapmrmta Lmmpshmdas  rnvmllmMa  Peninsula Roofing  I Insulation Ltd.  Retail Sales  Sheet Metal Fabrication  1356 Wharf Rd.  Sec hart Across from Bus Depot  M3I744  |     CVMTOM MBADK8 OKDMRUD  ���'?#** 1C%  All ri-ctMi-M and Tabla La  ^���a^mrtMmmmmmmWmm��amaaatM%mmm4W4u%Mmmaal^  V/ Blll'a Holland Electric Ltd.]  jfe 886-0232     Hwy. ioi, cibMB.  a-QiL M����t t�� Ken Da>-vrlM&a��)a  peasant, merchant, scholar,  priest all know their roles and  in which leadership is merely a  question of applying the  painstakingly acquired  Koranic wisdom in ihe occasional judgement. The reality  is thai Iran is a half Westernized country with a wide range  of political idealogies, and the  mullahs gained their power  because of an alliance with  two of these. They were the  liberals and the Mujahideen.  The liberals were originally  allowed to share power, men  like Yazdi, Gotzbadeh,  Bazargan and Bani-Sadr, bul  have now all been removed  and are either in exile or  disgrace. These Weslern-  inflifenced liberal-democrats  were seen by the fundamentalists as the representatives of  moral corruption. "Those  who want freedom want the  freedom to have bars,  brothels, casinos, opium. But  we want our youth to carve  out a new period in history.  We do not want intellectuals".  If the liberals are abhorrent  to the fundamentalists it is the  far left lhal is truly anathema.  In the words of Ayatollah  Mohammed Beheshti "the real  smuggle in Iran is between  Islam and Communism".  That struggle is happening on  ihe street, in the fields and the  mosques of Iran today. The  bloody killings and assassinations are just part of a civil  war ihat is bringing the Iranian economy to Ihe bink of  collapse. The Mujahideen  have a vision of society based  on a combination of Marxist  and Islamic ideas which are  more akin to those of the  PLO.-  The internal struggle of  course is compounded by ihe  year old war wilh Iraq, which  is a tremendous drain of the  Iranian economy as well.  However, the war has kepi the  army out of the political  arena. This, of course, could  drastically change with an end  lo ihe war. If Ihe army could  return from ihe battlefield  wilh its honour intact, il  would be Ihe natural arbiter of  power between ihe iwo warring factions.  The army's oath of loyalty  lo Khomeini need not apply to  his successors.  The future of Iran therefore  is one filled with grave uncertainty. The mullahs, the Mujahideen, ihe army, all seen as  possible sources for leadership. Whether peace and prosperity will return io Iran is a  question of there emerging a  powerful enough organization  to weld this diverse and divided country together. Bul a  united Iran is a strong Iran  and this may nol be in ihe best  interests in a powerful Northern neighbour.  OPEN SUNDAYS  BEEF  ANNUAL FALL SALE  AND BIRTHDAY  CELEBRATION  (28 YEARS  IN BUSINESS)  DES"A'  WMW GRADI  ALL THIS BEEF IS GUARANTEED TO BE ALBERTA CHOICE GRADE A'  GRAIN FED AND WELL AGED (MIN. 21 DAYS AGING)  WE ARE A PROUD MEMBER OF THE BETTER BUSINESS  BUREAU BETTER BOOK  PROFILE  ON WESTERN  MEAT PACKERS  BEEF  "CATTLE COUNTRY." Tht rich grassy  plains ol Southern Alberta, some ol the world's  best pastures lor the cattle that graze there.  Home to the world's vary flnesl prime beef cat-  tit.  After a year ol grazing that* prima beef cattlt  are specially grain fed for up lo three months lo  ensure Iht tenderest most perfectly marbled  meat. Than tht choicest Grade 'A' Stock Is  federally inspected and shipped to Wttttrn  Meat Packers to bt agtd to perfection (minimum twenty-one days).  Now that tht beef has been property agtd In  our spacious coolers, lor those customtrs that  have ordered by telephone we select t side according to the customer's preferred weight.  Many of our customers prefer to comt in and  choose their own beet and watch it being cut  and wrapped This we recommend and try to  encourage all of our customers to do.  The meal Is cut to suit your Individual lamlty's  requirements, the cuts ol meat are mostly boneless and wen trimmed. It is then wrapped in special fretztr paper to preserve the flavour and  quality. Immediately after the meat is cut and  wrapped It It put Inlo s blast freezer to ensure  the freshness. Now this Prime Beel, thai thir-  Ittn months ago. was grazing in Alberta, It  ready tor delivery to your home.  IN KEEPING WITH OUR BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS WE ARE OFFERING OLD  TIME INTEREST RATES, use either of our 2 payment plans.  0NLY9��/<  0  INTEREST  TOTAL AMOUNT OF SIDE OF BEEF  SPREAD INTO 6 EQUAL MONTHLY PAYMENTS.  60 DAY PLAN (NO INTEREST!)  MDOWN ���MINMOAVk ������ALANcemaooAva.  WITH TODAYS HIGH INTEREST RATES, AT 9% EVERYONE CAN AFFORD TO FILL THEIR FREEZERS.  THIS SPECIAL INTEREST RATE FOR LIMITED TIME ONLY.  Western Meat Packers  noon lo 4 PM.  804 RENFREW ST., VAN. V5K 4B6  ���aaaaashaaa Coast News, Octooer 5,1981  ���;..'-*-  ���sH  3  LLCry DOLLAR fCCDS ^x  OVERLOOKING BEAUTIFUL GIBSONS HARBOUR  Fresh B.C. Grown  CRANBERRIES  California Emperor  California  BROCCOLI  E.D. Smith  pumpkin pie  540 mil  Iff  filler  Ocean Spray  cranberry sauce m.i-19  Jellied a Whole  ovalllne ��,���*.:  Natural Plain & Swiss Chocolate  GRAPES  Ocean Spray    OrillKS Cranberry & Cranapple 1.14 Ltr    1 ���HI  PRODUCE  \  National Bakeries'  CRUSHES  Brown and White  doz  *1.25  ������><��,  ffbpppBei Cake  I package white or fellow cake mix  4ei's  !'t cuf cookino oil  % cup cookino shirty  mill carton sour crum [2$0 ml]  % cup poppy sett1  1. Grease or line a bundt or tube pan  2. Place all ingredients in mixing bowl and beat thoroughly  for 5 minutes  3. Pour into pan and bake in centre of a 350�� oven for I hour  4. Allow to sit in pan for 5 minutes before turning out  5. Drizzle with glaze made from icing sugar and lemon juice  when cake is cool.  rA,B,C...P-^  As anyone who has read this little corner for a while will  have realised when it comes to cake making I rarely progress past A, B and C - Applesauce, Banana and Chocolate.  I was therefore overjoyed when an ex-student popped in to  see me the other day. One is, of course, usually pleased to  see an ex-student; they always have something new to  teach you and this time was no exception. The recipe certainly isn't helping my waistline but it is rather good ��� and so  easy  to   make!  Nalley's  potato chips mmW  Melitta - Premium  coffee ��,.'3.6  Pad's  cookies  Oatmeal, Chocolate Chip & Coconut  .450  a.M.5!  Christies  wheatsworth  RID HOI SPIC1AI  .300 gm  Green Giant ��� Fancy  corn  Nihlets & Cream Style  Bick's - Whole  dills  Garlic, No Garlic & Polski  Squirrel "  DB3I1III DUllGPsmooth & Crunchy . .500 am  398 mil  ,5U,$2.29  s2.29  dairy  Harvest  margarine  IS*  J#Mw f9*% NWf/#.  faWjaWXa^f   aa*MaMM   ��MLMflfJitf    TlWanthSf  " Ep     Wy^ " SJ  FV  lay ay sky, Item by Item, we do more for you in  providing variety, quality and friendly service.  'We reserve the right to limit quantities'  886-2257  ���/er Point Rd., Gibsons Free Delivery to the Wharf  Oelnor  mixed vegetables     ����� s1.59  Oelnor  peas  .907  ,.'1.59  The  PoP  12 - 30 oz/850 ml $5.50  Any flavour p|us deiMSi|  Shoppe  24-10.oz/300ml   $5.00  Any flavour plus deposit  Phone today  for a  trial tomorrow!  Swim Spa  Representative on the  Sunshine Coast  Seaside Plumbing Ltd.  886-7017  ^ Fresh   I  Oysters  1/2 Pint       I  $2.99   I  Gibsons Fish Mkt  886-7888  rlkJ  WMwaatsMH  ALL S  MARINE  NEW  I ARRIVALS!  Bushell  RIFLE  " SCOPES  .. 886-9303  mtm  urn  . WmmmmmWmm  Coast News, Octobers, 1981  13  THANKSGIVING  SPECIALS  PRICES EFFECTIVE  Wed. ��� Sun.  Oct. 7th ��� nth  Open Friday til 7 p.m.  Open Sunday  IO a.m. ��� S p.m.  CLOSED  DOLLAR  THANKSGIVING  MONDAY  Royoie  bathroom tissue       ^'1.55  Asst'd Colours  Royoie  (umbo towels .,s1.09  Asst'd Colours  Tetley  tea bags ,���. >3.89  Hover taXaW \%^  dog lood m���2/89{  Puss & Roots  flavour morsels       m-^'I.H  Asst'd Varieties  Nabob  mincemeat ������s2.69  Rurns  canned hams ^,��s3.98  powdered detergent    ��> '3.79  Polmolive  liquid detergent       SNds1.49  Aqua Fresh  toothpaste K���, s1.29  Mint & Regular  Camay or Coast  bath soap ��zo^$1.79  Pkg oi 3  ��� HOUSEWARES ���  FRENCH FRYER  By Spun metal  ��� 4'/2 pt.  ��� Assorted Colours  Reg. ��8.49  Special Purchase Price  $6.69  SOUP BOWLS  Attractive ceramic bowls with a  variety of flowered patterns.  Reg. $1.69  Special Purchase Price  $1.19  m  #Jf  Jf^i  ttS%\W  TUMBLERS  By Rubbermaid  ��� 414 ml  ��� Top Rack dishwasher safe  ��� Assorted colors.  Reg. $1.99  Special Purchase Price $1.59  MEAT  SMISME MEM $1 00  509 gm pkg each       I ifctJ  Previously Frozen *v   AA  SHMW MEIT. '5.98  M.28  lb  Shank Portion  Gov't Inspected Canada Grade A Beef   f> -ft   g%0%  PRIME RIB ROAST �� 5Z.9B  Gov't Inspected Canada Grade A Frozen  TURKEYS  6 - 22 lbs m.     AA  POULTRY DRESSING,.,.*,- *1.Z9  $1.35  Fresh    Turkeys  available October 8th  5-9   lbs.  at  Competitive   Prices  SHOP TALK  by Bill Edney  We Meet The Price  ml  The secondllne In red on the bottom right hand corner ol this ad says  It all, and we mean what we say. If we  advertise an Item and a competitor  advertises the Identical Item at a  lower price we will not be undersold.  We will meet or beat the price.  As I have said before in this column, specials are created  cooperatively with our suppliers.  They make us an offer of a price  reduction on certain Items for a  limited period of time If we will advertise the Items. We generally follow  the price guide lines laid down by our  supplier on specials, but not always.  Sometimes they may be a bit higher  to compensate for freight, which on  fresh beef is between 6 and 8c a lb.,  but generally the exact lower  mainland pricing structure wherein  we absorb the cost of freight.  IN ANY CASE, if the published  price of any Item that we have advertised in the same time frame is less,  we will at least meet that price.  As we say, you may shop with confidence as to price, and we furthermore fully guarantee everything we  sell to be satisfactory or money  cheerfully refunded.  It Pays to  Advertise!  Further to my shop talk of  September 22 wherein I stated the  high cost of our Insurance as being  over $7,500 per annum, a representative of an insurance company, having been shown my shop talk on the  subject', called and offered to give us  identical coverage and more, for approximately $3,000 less per annum.  That shop talk paid off for us,���and a  thank you to our business friends  who steered the Insurance salesman  our way. It also tells us to be more  businesslike and get competitive  bids. Monied people even get competitive bids from the banking fraternity on large deposits or loans, but  the poor bloke usually has to lake  what's offered.  Thanksgiving  The theme of thanksgiving is  thanks for peace, plenty, health and  happiness. It is also a time to be  generous in remembering the less  fortunate.  No matter how we suffer, for ali of  us have, it is not until we look around  us and see that others are worse off,  that we will cease to grumble and be  content with our lot.  I hold the view that much of our  misery is self-inflicted. Happiness is  a positive state oi mind. Let us give  thanks to HIM, and accentuate the  positive, good side of our life.  Open Sunday as usual  ids  &  &  ��  %���  4*  1. Cut oul this Coupon u��j\  2. Attach to your Sales Slip  3. Return lo Ken's Lucky Dollar r//-  V.  "'- "<��o\  '���<',  ���'It  DRAW TO BE MADE SUNDAY AT 5 p.m.  NAME TEL NO.  POSTAL ADDRESS  "REAL WIN"  '5P.P0 GROCERY DRAW!  Our popular $50.00 weekly yrocery draw will continue each week inlo  1981 until further notice.  62nd Grocery  Draw Winner  Mrs. Jeanne Dalsvaag  Gibsons  PRIME RIB  Weekend  Friday-Saturday  886-9021  | GIBSONS     |  | CLINIC       j  i PHARMACY!  i Stanley \  \ Vitamin BS  i withC  i 100 capsules      J  ! $2.99    !  i 886-8191           i  t Neil lo Medicai Ci.nic *r..n ..-              (  Shop with confidence. Our prices ore very competitive.  We will not be undersold on these advertised items.  We fully guarantee everything we sell to be satisfactory.  Or money cheerfully refunded. 14  Coast News, October 5,1981  [   SPORTS")  h\ Bruce Robinson  I'm mad as hell and I'm nol  going to take il anymore! I  walked into the Coasl News  office the other day, wearing  tny sweat pants and Adidas,  and Manuane announced my  arris al by saying, "Here  comes the 'jock'." That  word-'jock'-sends a spiteful  shiver down my back. There is  no word I despise more! I am  NOT a jock, have never been a  jock, nor do I have any plans  of becoming one!  *tou see, ihere is a vasi  chasm separating 'jock' from  'athlete', lust look at the  origins of Ihe Iwo words.  'Athlete' comes from ihe  Greek, 'aihleta', meaning  'contestant In ihe games',  '.lock' comes from 'jock-  sirap'.  As much as I hale the lerm,  'jock', I will admil it fits some  men and women, but Ihere are  also those who deserve lo be  properly identified as athletes.  Therefore I have taken upon  myself the lask of clarifying  once and for all which is  which.  First of all,  A jock sweats.  An athlete perspires.  A jock devours steak and  eggs for breakfast and  burps Ihe entire mornig.  An alhlele eats grapenuls  and chews each bile 88  limes, so Ihat it is properly  digested.  A jock showers and shaves  four times a day.  An athlete delights in the  natural body aromas.  A jock wipes his brow on  one' of   four   colour   coordinated   wristbands   he  wears.  An athlete wipes his brow  Gibsons Lanes  Open Lane Times  Fri. & Sat.  Sun.  7:00- 11:00 pm.  1:00-5:00 pm.  Closed Sunday Night  UNDER   II  i AW A   ;   '������*!������   !7  NEW HOURS  6:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.  MON. - FRI.  Cowrie St. Sechelt  9 a.m. - 7 p.m.  SAT. - SUN.  885-3628  on a teammate's T-shirt.  A jock will blame a loss on  a hangnail or a blister or a  split lip.  An athlete will bravely congratulate his opponent  before changing the dressing on his head wound.  A jock jogs on ihe highway,  so that all those who see  him will feel inferior.  An athlete jogs in Ihe  wilderness ai midnighl and  counts many species of nocturnal animals as his close  friends.  Jogging on the highway, a  jock wears a double-knil  sweatsuit and gucci running  shoes.  Jogging in the wilderness,  an alhlele wears only Ihe  wind.  A jock drives a BMW, a TR  6, or an Alfa Romeo.  An athlete walks briskly.  A  jock   lives   in  a   condominium   development,  usually a singles complex.  An alhlele lives in a log  cabin above the timberline.  A jock lakes his dale to Ihe  Keg and Cleaver and ends  up eating her steak as well  as both of his.  An athlete meets his date at  the Organic Tuber Emporium and splits a sprout  and avocado sandwich with  her. Dutch treat, naturally.  A jock tells his dale he likes  io walk in the rain, though  he secretly detests what il  does to his blown-dry hair.  An athlete suntans in Ihe  rain.  A jock listens to Engleburl  Humperdinck   and   Mon-  tavanni.  An  athlete listens  to Ihe  navy   drill   record   on  aerobics.  A   jock   wears   rainbow,  bikini briefs to bed.  An   athlete   finds   sleep  wasteful and slovenly and  avoids il whenever possible.  A jock frequently boasts of  sexual exploits.  An   athlete   finds   sex  wasteful and slovenly and  avoids...  Br.adlL'v J Benson Photo  The Vancouver While Caps reserve soccer learn was in Sechell last Saturday afternoon, giving a  clinic for and playing a full game wilh Ihe Sechell Renegades, a learn Ihe While Caps have taken a  definite interest in. Among Ihe visiting While Caps were John Burns, Iheir head scout, and Alan  Krringlon, who very successfully coached the B.C. under Id's in inter-provincial competition.  Another practice session with Ihe While Caps is planned this week in Vancouver.  From the Fairway  by Ernie Hume  A few more golf tournaments are still to be played  this season. The ladies have  planned a lurkey shoot on  ladies day. We read about the  good old days when a person  would go out in the woods and  bag a turkey for Thanksgiving, now our golfers go out on  the golf course and try to bag a  good score for a butler ball for  dinner.  Last Tuesday the ladies  played a never was tournament. First flight winners were  Kay Budd and Judy Foreman  with Marg Arbuckle taking the  runner-up spot. Second flight  winner was Olive Shaw.  Runner-up was Glenna  Salahub. The nine-hole contestants also played a "never  was" event. This tournament  is open to any of Ihe golfing  ladies who have not hit Ihe  winner's circle Ihis year. The  nine-hole winner was Shirley  Gurr.   Runner-up  was   Beth  Victory for Gibsons  Neddary and Win McGowan.  The Tom Milsled Trophy  will be contested in a two-day  36-hole Eclectic Tournament  on Wednesday and Thursday,  October 14th and 15th. This  change in lime has allowed the  curling season to get underway  as planned and will give our  seniors another week io  sharpen up Iheir skills, in  search of Ihat elusive Senior  Thursday championship.  Last Thursday the planned  scramble and lunch went  ahead as scheduled. Twenty-  five brave souls ventured oul  into the downpour of rain and  heavy wind lo contest Ihe team  scramble. Eighteen sopping  wet holes later, the learns of  Ken White, Brian Murphy,  Phil Clarke and Ernie Hume  managed a tie for first place  Please be reminded lhal all  pro shop chits must be used  prior lo October 31, 1981. The  shop still has a few bargains to  offer.  wilh An Park, An Kiloh, Jack  Hendy, Jim Neilson and Geo.  Grant with two good under-  pat scores. Afler some much-  needed hot refreshment,  another excellent lunch was  enjoyed by all. Right down lo  ihe last lemon tart lopped with  whipped cream.  SEAMOUNT  CAR WASH  <^0 Oct. 6th-12th  ��Y   "ARMOR ALL"  Protectant  236 ml.  CAR WASH  ICC  VACUUMS  while stock lasts  TRUCK WASH  SANI-STATION  Open Monday-Saturday  6 a.m. -12 midnight  Open Sunday 7 a.m. - 11 p.m.  SheU^helps  Hwy. 101, Gibsons  886-9533  e  Gibsons Rugby Club played  host to one of the oldest rugby  clubs in Canada last Saturday  and managed a 10-3 victory  over the Vancouver Rowing  Club.  All ten of Gibsons' points  were scored by scrum-half Ken  Miles. Miles' first score  developed from a five yard set  scrum. Miles took Ihe ball and  drove through three defenders  for the four points.  Miles completed the scoring  with two penalty kicks.  The   Gibsons'   backfield  showed promising ball handling, passing quickly and efficiently throughout the game. ���  ' Sechelt Arena  Every Monday  8i30-10:30 p.m.  Adult  Only  Skate  figure Skating fro.  to attendance to  give   Instruction.  Adm. $2.00  Lounge and  ��� Snack gar , .*  will be open*  Phone 885-2955  PENINSULA  MARKET  885-9721 Davis Bay, B.C.  tide tables  Reference:  Pacific  Sun. Ocl. II  0300  0935  Point Atkinson  Standard Time  12.5  5.1  1615  14.4  2220  6.9  Wed. Oct. 7  Fri. Oct. 9  Mon. Ocl. 12  0340  5.5  0045  11.3  0410  13.3  1330  13.6  0755  5.2  1020  5.4  194;  10.4  1505  14.1  1630  14.6  2335  II.1  2100  9.0  2250  5.6  Thurs. Ocl. S  Sll. Ocl. 10  Tun. Ocl. 13  0655  5.4  0215  11.8  0500  13.9  1420  13.9  0840  5.1  1105  6.1  2030  ��.8  ' 1530  14.2  1715 V  14.7  2140  8.1  2340  4.3  GROCERIES      FISHING TACKLE  TIMEX WATCHES    SUNDRIES  Open 9-9      7 Days a Week  IIIWPIIIIIIWIIW^  Limited Time Only  -  X WORKWEAR WORLD  WE'RE WORKING FOR YOU'  s\  HALF    PRICE  QUILTED SHIRTS  ^Wholesale  4s&  11  FRONT WHEEL DRIVE CITATIONS a PHOENIX  TO CHOOSE AMONG  EXAMPLE BRAND NEW  1981 Pontiac Phoenix 2-Door  PRICES EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 6 - IO  Slock # lOUt Economical 4 cylinder onglno, automatic tranimli  ���Ion, powor flooring, powor brakoo, olectrlc roar window  don-ontor. sport mlrron. lilt whool, am radio, Iront floor matt,  doluna whool coven, body ilde moulding!, radial ilioi. Ilnltkod  In light bluo metallic, wilh complomonllng dark blue cloth Interior.  $8357  3 Yr. Warranty  comnNsnoiKnainM  IMRFI"  ���e WORKWErVR co���,le S1.  /IK WORLD   eF'.ES  Sunshine GM  Sechelt &iu^  Sales & Service  885-5131  Parts 885-5433   I   Towing  Days 885-5131 Nights 885-2022 I SPORTS 1  Strikes and spares  by Bud Mulcaster  Lionel McCuaig had the lop  score in the Classic League lasl  week with a 306 single and a  1021 lour game total. Pal  Presl rolled a 331 single and  918 for four and Henry Hinz a  i 341 single and 914 for four.  In ihe Tues. Coffee League  ; Kuhy Harmon rolled a 312  { single and a 751 triple and  j Nora Solinsky rolled games of  ; 299-341-215 for an 855 triple  I in the Wed. Coffee League.  J Yvonne Inglis spared in the  ; Kail and Chain League and  t came up with a 302 single and  I in (he Legion League Jacquie  j Braun rolled a 305 single and a  ! 744 triple and Emile Harding  i had a good nighl wilh a  ! 286-702 score.  I Classic;  I Owed Edmonds 262-878  I Hob McConnell 286-919  ���Freentfn Reynolds      270-970  Tues. Coffee:  Slough-Offs:  Cathy Martin  229-611  Sue Whiting  245-650  Carol Tetzlaff  262-657  Ball & Chain:  Gloria Tourigny  228-641  Vivian Chamberlin  262-647  Gail Mulcaster  .���80-648  Cauleen McCuaig  247-659  Gerry Martin  234-644  Arman Wold  292-665  Phuntastique:  Dorothy Hanson  Dot Robinson  Ruby Harmon  Henry Hinz  Legion:  275-668  260-674  261-688  281-651  Melody Kirsch  Bob Rogers  V.B.C. Peewees:  Jennifer Baxter  Hanna Skytte  Bantams:  Bryan Fitchell  Gary Tetzlaff  Juniors:  Nedeen Skinner  Nicky Allen  Paul Reed  John Richardson  Chris Constable  Sean Tetzlaff  Seniors:  Michelc Whiting  Glcii'Hanchar  26D-644  288-651  Coast News, October 5,1981  15  205-606  221-613  232-676  1^1'amSWanson  ISue Whiting  | JNora Solinsky  Swingers:  Ii Alice Smith  KLen Hornett  MKieorge Langsford  "<>ibsiins 'A':  IfSue Whiting  ���Mike Cavalier  H.orne Christie  II rccnian Reynolds  IJWed. Coffee:  pRita Johnston  IjjVicki Allen  lll-dna Bellerive  liLadies  ^basketball  IH Last week's notice in the  L'oasl News brought a few  more ladies oul to Friday night  basketball at Elphinstone  gym. Any women interested in  ���joining  are  asked   to  come  - Bradley J B.naon Photo  Bali handling lakes concentration. This White Cap-player shows  long to Ihe gym from 7:00 to his style during a pre-game clinic with the Sechelt Renegades last  1:00 p.p]..onitf iday.niglit!,.   . Saturday. .  " i  -  LITTLE RIVER Equipment Repair Lid  ��� Fabrication & Welding Repair  ��� Undercarriage Rebuilding  Cibuis If skill WtWaf  m-714S��MS73.5 24kr  LOCAL  REPRSSiNTATIVE:  Walter Froese DEVELOPMENTS, LTD.  886-2417 Toll Free From Vancouver 822-2017 I  Figure  skating  The Sunshine Coast Figure  Skaling Club is starting its new  season THIS WEEK.  Something new this year is  our Tiny Tots session for ihree  to five year olds on  Wednesdays from 3:45 to 4:15  p.m. Also on Wednesdays  from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m, is the  Badge session for Ihe beginner  skater from five years old and  up and progressing to more  advanced levels. For the more  advanced skater who would  like to slan figures, freestyle  and dance, we are offering a  group session on Wednesdays  from 4:45 to 7;00 p.m.  If you have youngsters who  would like to learn to skate or  to improve their skating  skills���IT'S NOT TOO LATE  TO REGISTER! Just come on  oul lo the arena during these  times or call Celia Fisher,  886-2362 or Bobbie Mulligan,  886-7787.  We also have a supply of used skates and dresses for  sale���call Mcrillec Mulligan,  886-2835 for information  regarding sizes, eic.  Wilson Creek  DAYCARE  There are spaces available  for children  age 3 to 5 years.  Phone  885-2721  for information  Sechelt Garden Club  Recent soccer action at Langdale with Gibsons Wanderers. The  Wanderers are still in need of players. Anyone Interested in trying oul should attend practices at Elphinstone, Thursday at 6:00  p.m.  ��� vara Parntn Pholo  by Jack MacLeod  All gardeners face the decision whether to plant annuals  or perennials in iheir gardens.  Good arguments may be made  for choosing one over the  other, bul fortunately Ihere is  ihe obvious and, happy compromise of planting some of  each. For the new gardener  who mighi be somewhat confused by ihe multitude of  choices he faces when he  begins his planting, there are  three sources of help.  I. Take a walk around to  look al some good gardens in  your area and. make some  notes. If Ihe gardener is nearby, ask him or her some ques-  lions and I assure ihe reader of  a friendly and helpful reply.  2. Buy some inexpensive  books; Sunset, for example,  on landscaping Ihat are  available locally and are priced  from $2.95 io $4.95.  3. Gel some professional  help���see the yellow pages in  local phone books under  gardeners or landscapers. And  I must add,  4. ���Plan lo come to the  next meeling of ihe Sechell  Garden Club on October 8 in  Si. Hilda's church hall, 7:30  p.m. The speaker will be Mrs.  Francesca Hans of While  Rock who will discuss the  growing of perennials and will  show some slides on ihis subject. Visitors are most  welcome lo attend.  Christian Bus service  TIC Ltd. is a new busing  company registered to supply  busing for any Christian activity. This bus is available on  a first-comc-first-serve basis  except for Sunday mornings  when it is in use for Sunday  School.  This is a non-profit  organizalion so "donations  only" would be appreciated  for the use of ihis bus. Driver  musi have a class 2 license.  For further information  please phone 886-9181 or  886-7028.  ' 16  Coast News, Octobers, 1981  Carefree Gardening**  bt Sandy Loam  flu's week's subject is com-  post.  (). hushed October mnrning  mild.. rh\ leaves have ripened  ui llie kill Tomorrow's wind,  il il he wild Should waste  litem all...' () hushed Oclohci  morning mild. Begin ihe  hours ol ihis d:l> slow,/ Make  the d.i\ seem lo us less  brief... Relurd the sun with  l'cihIc uiisi: I iieham the laud  wiih amethyst.  In hi- poem "Oeiohet"  Ruben I rosi described the  wonders ol ihe Aiilumti  woods, the p;itlltill-jj ol ihe  deciduous leaves, then llieii  twirling to ihe c.nih below to  become .1 carpel from the Arabian Nieliis. Ilin mosl ol us  I,lil in heed the slots llicj |cll  us; .1 stdiv ol tlie rebuilding ol  the rich fnresi soil and a \uir\  ol the escape ol the Irees from  the sold, retiring >���>���>> their  wood-insiilaied hearts and  ioois until ilia.- freezing duys  arc pasi,  (nmpiisl  Iheie are main ways ol  containing and processing and  iisinu compost. I will discuss  only a few methods.  I irsik, whal should wc use  to nuikc compost? Use  vegetable waste from ihe  garden and kitchen, and lhal  most valuable ingredient, lawn  cuttings, Avoid heavy woody  stems and meal wastes.  Compost nun lues more  quickly and wiih less leaching  nl' nutrients il it is eon mined.  Ihe ideal container is of cc-  inciil or brick, bin well seasoned wood is satisfactory. I.case  the occasional ventilation  hole, hui not so many lhal  heal is lost. Make one accessible side removable. A useful  size would be sis feci by sis  leet h\ four feci deep. A good  small container is in oil drum,  both ends icmo'ed, wilh u*u-  lillllion holes punched.  Attempt to construct some  sort of floor, a layer of rocks,  heavy plastic or well seasoned  wood. Containers help lo  create and retain heal, which is  important, since il kills most  weed seeds and disease spores.  Now foi the building of  compost Itself. Place layers of  organic waste sis inches 10 a  fool deep in ihe container,  then alternately layers ol  manure or seaweed aboul iwo  inches deep. From time to lime  introduce a lew shovels lull of  good earth, with its worms  and bacteria. Water ihe lasers  if ihey become dry. Keep ihe  pile covered with a piece ol old  carpet or black plastic during  ihe building process, 1 lien.  when the bin is lull, put aboul  sis inches of earth on lop and  cover wiih the carpel 01  plastic,  If you do not have materials  oi lime io build a bin. make a  composl heap. Use a piece ol  plastic or houghs to make a  floor, then build sour pile in  the same sequence as for fill-  tug the bins, a good thick  ouyer of organic mailer, then  a ihin layer of manure or  seaweed. Water the layers as  necessary. You can cover your  heap wiih earth, then old  carpel or plastic to generate  and retain heat.  Remember, composting is  an ideal way to use organic  wastes from the garden and  kitchen, and also an inexpensive was io enrich nest scar's  garden soil.  IliiiA  Vene Parnell Pholc  Coffee, lea, or spicerie? Penny Slubbs enjoys the easy rhyme as  well as the wonderful aroma of her freshly-made coffee in lower  Gibsons newest business spot in Ihe Omega block. Penny and  her partners, Cathy Hall and Denise Howse, who also has Gibsons Landing Store, are finding thai Ihe newly-opened store is  attracting a lol of interest with ils variety of fresh items, including pure peanut butler, made on Ihe spot.  House numbering  system planned  Regional planner Jim Johnstone confirmed last week thai the  Sunshine Coasl Regional District is preparing a house numbering syslem for ihe entire Sunshine Coasl, a project that was  begun in 1979 with summer student help.  A request was seni lo ihe Villages of Sechelt and Gibsons, asking for their wiinen approval io co-operate with ihe regional  house numbering scheme "which would provide house numbers  in an orderly fashion from Langdale to Pender Harbour",  "Very definitely, Ihe village number systems lhal are being used now will be out," said Johnstone. Besides renumbering  houses in the villages lo conform lo the overall districi plan,  there may also be some renaming of streets in cases where there  is a duplication of street names on the coasl or where some  streets have more than one name, as in ihe case of Gower Polnl  Road in Gibsons.  Gibsons council discussed ihe regional plan at lasi Monday's  planning meclings and agreed that orderly numbers would be  useful, although it would involve an expense in those cases  where si reels have lo be re-named,  Alderman Bill Edney slated lhal public safely should be ihe  foremost consideration because under Ihe presenl system  emergency vehicles such as fire trucks, police cars and ambulances have difficulty finding addresses.  Sechell Mayor Bud Koch lold the Coast News Ihat the  Regional District proposals had been approved by Sechell council and lhal ihe plan for a co-ordinated numbering syslem for the  coasl is a good one.  ���a  silent tam'i  hair-, tilling  tueaday - Saturday 105  ���  ' i  for appointment  call Tcrrl or Llx  885-5911  wharl rd. %<>ihelt  A  I  DISCOUNT PRICES  ��� Furniture    ��� T.V.'s & Stereos  ��� Appliances * Auto Stereos, etc.  KERN'S HOME  FURNISHINGS  Seaview Place,  Gibsons  886-9733  Tues. - Sat.  9 am. ��� 5 pm.  A lifflDMi  CEDAR  HOfllES  "Super Energy Efficient Housing"  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 bemodilied  lo lit your particular needs and tastes. Or we can help you design  your very own plan.  Sales Office and Display Home in Horseshoe Bay  INDEPENDENTLY  DISTRIBUTED BY  CN 10-6  M.D. Mackenzie Limited  6342 Bay Street, Horseshoe Bay  West Vancouver, B.C. V7W 2G9  Phone (604) 921-8010   921-9268  Sunshine Coast  RESTAURANTS  Business Directory  Chinese 4 Western Food Licensed Premises  Tuesday to Sunday  Lunch: 11:30-3 pm Dinner: 4:30 - S pm  Sal. a Sun. Lunch: 12 noon ��� 9 pm  Lower Gibsons 886-9219    Take Ojt Ava'iabif  AUTOMOTIVE  MISC.    SERVICES  ECDnOmy RUTO PARTS Ltd.  Automobile. Industrial  and Body Shop Supplies  Sechelt    885-5181  PENDER HARBOUR TAXI  FOR Sightseeing Tours Prompt Courteous Service  Long Distance Charters Emergency Trips  885-3666  HEATING  ICG CANADIAN PROPANE  LTD.  Hwy. 101   Sechelt between St. Mary  Hospital and Foresl Ranger's Hut.  E   I     II     I  I CANADIAN I  .     I     if     /  88S-2360  V^Mon.-Fri.   8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat.   9 a.m. - 5 p.m  NEED TIRES?  Come in to  COASTAL TIRES  at the S-BENDS on Highway 101  Phone 886-2700  THOMAS  HEATING  General Sheet Metal  Installation  of   Heating  &  Air  Conditioning Equipment  Plumbing Service & Installation  CALL NOW  886-7111  uropean motors  Including  British, Japantte & Domestic  Service **> Parta  GifliiM1X4j0&TO  \JJ\ 886-7359 KM  Conversion  Windows,  Glass,  Auto & Marine  Glass, Aluminum Windows & Screens, Mirrors   Hwy 101 & Pratt Rd.  _   SUPERSHAPE UNISEX  P        HAIR DESIGN  V?-> i 885-2818  Cowrie St. Sechelt  FLOOR    COVERING  Mi  KEN DE VRIES & SON LTD.^I  FLOOR COVERINGS      j  AUTOMOTIVE "  Parts ��� Sales ��� Service  REPAIRS TO ALL MAKES                  N RtP*WS  "The Rad Shop"                cO1-1*^       B.C A A  V.Hwy 101, Gibsons 886-7919 Approved J  Cerpett - Tile ��� Linoleums ��� Drepei  Hwy 101, Gibsons Cowrie St., Sechell  R. & J. SERVICES LTD.  Repair & Rebuilding of:  ALTERNATORS ��� STARTERS ��� GENERATORS  Paine Rd.. Gibsons 886-9963  ORGAN AND PIANO LESSONS YOU. ENJOY  a Beginning at Age 3 & Older  JESSIE MORRISON  1614 Marine Drive. Gibsons     886-9030 j  BIM Installations  17 Years Experience  I ommernal And Residential  Floor Coverings v  C.n no-ma   m-aw  Superior  MufflkT  806-9657        Kenan McKenzie  Sunbrite Pressure Cleaning  CARPETS & UPHOLSTERY  SPECIALIZING IN RESTAURANTS _.  Your Specialty Shop:  Mufflers, Brakes. Tune-Ups  I Cibs��M MAKE A TUB  Hwy. 101. Gibsons 886-8213  ELECTRICAL  OM S Tom Flieger    Phone 886-7B68  "CTRICAL     Box 214. Gibsons. BC  ONTRACTING VON ivo  SUNSHINE KITCHENS\  ��� CABINETS ���  Showroom above Twilight  Theatre Open Sat. 10-8 or  anytime fey appt. S89'9411  COASTAL EXTERIORS  Renovations a specialty        Free Estimates  Vinyl 40 years guarantee Workmanship  Cedar & Aluminum Siding 8S6-78X9 Guaranteed ���  STEVE HOFLEY  Natural & Cultured Slone I dungs  House Fronts, Fireplaces  and Feature Walls  ALL WORK CONDITIONALLY GUARAN11111      886-84S*  CARPET-CABINET-CERAMIC CENTRE  Open Thurs. ��� Sat. 10 a.m. ��� s p.m.  Howe Sound Distributors Ltd.  North Road. Gibsons. B.C.     ��� 886-2765  f          R. ft J. SER  VICES LTD.  Repairs & Rebuilding of/  S Electrical Contracting  ��� Alternators           ^r  ��� Industrial  ��� Starters         ^r  ��� Commercial  ��� Generators.^^  ��� Residential      _���  Payne Rd., Gibsons  886-9963,  Quality Farm & Garden Supply Ltd.  T'     �� Feed * Fencing     f*���7  jy^   * Pet rood    ^Fertilizer   ���  FREE ESTIMATES  lor ui In Ihe Yellow Paget,  APPLIANCES  JOHN HIND-SMITH  REFRIGERATION A MAJOR APPLIANCE SERVICE  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  Res. 886-9949  CUSTOM CRANE SERVICE  IE LIFT t0 68' H-Bh * l8'Flat Deck * Concrete Bucket  Winders, Machinery, Beams, Power Pole  PI IV LTD. 886-2312  tmii  MCTMi  "Immamili I) Cmml turn*! butt **��l'  Bob Pall mtBtmamtmrn  Bee  Carpi Cart  115 90317  HARRISON'S APPLIANCE SALES  Parts and Service  Tuesday ��� Saturday 9 ��� 5  886-9959 Prall Rd., Gibsons  883-9171        HARBOUR        ^Zll^  CHimNEV CLEANING  SERVING THE SUNSHINE COAST  Fireplace!        Fumacei Oil Stove*  Drummond Insurance Ltd.  ATTENTION: All types of CONTRACTORS  We specialize in  LIABILITY POLICIES  Inquire about our new  "ANNUAL TRAVEL POLICY"  Unlimited coverage anywhere in Ihe world lor  as many trips a year as you want.  THE Convenient and Inexpensive way to  insure your vacation.  "Insurance is our Only Business"  Commencing Sept. 8th:  Open Mon. - Sat.. 9:30 am. - 5:30 pm.  **206 Cedar Plaza 886-7751        886-2807  Need this space?  Call the COAST NEWS  886-2622 or 886-7817  COMMERCIAL ART  Design Drafting  886-7442  PLUMBING  HEINZ PLUMBING  Repairs & New Installations  886-9232   9an. spm   886-2854  MISC.    SERVICES  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES  88S-9973      porl Mellon to Ole's Cove      886-2938  Commercial Containers Available  TREE TOPPING  VIEW DEVELOPMENTS LTD  Clean up your wooded areas       Marv v0|en  Remove lower limbs for VIEW.      886-9597  Top tali trees adjacacent to building  UPHOLSTERY  ALL REUPHOLSTEWNG DONH  Boat Tops & Swats  1339 Wharf Road,  Sechelt. BC 885-5216  MADEIRA  H>l*Vl4pMt LTD  for o..rnlat.l ajmrM fro**! �� run+iulr^MntTamnlcm lo II..  ���nllr* Sun-ihlna Coaal a PowaHt nivar  Handy CalMok Ma-7��3��  Van��a��aooo  Powall Rlvar ��M.(>7*7  SCREENED TOPSOIL  Clean black soil from Surrey   Have a look before you buy  Call 885-7496 Also haul sand gravel and fill  MARWOR HOLDINGS LTD.  <**  Upholsterers  Serving Sunshine Coasl  883-9901 All Furniture - Marine - Boat Tops  MOVING AND STORAGE  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER LTD.  Household Moving & Storage Complete Packing  Packing Materials for Sale  Phone 886-2664     Member Allied V.an Lines     HR, t, Gibsons  Box 65  Sechelt  Village Tile Co.  CERAMIC TILE SALES AND INSTALLATIONS  Joe Jacques  Phone  885-3611 Narrows Inlet accident  Inquest rules  death accidental  A Coroner's Inquest was held Sepiember 21 into the untimely  death of 37 year old Nevio Delnegro of Victoria.  Delnegro died in a logging accident ai Narrows Inlet last June  when a sliding log penetrated the protective grill of Ihe cab of a  model 48 H Lorraine Hydraulic Loader which he was operating.  The Coroner's jury found the death to be accidental and caused by massive injuries to chest and abdomen.  The oiher findings of ihe jury were: "(I) The window grid on  Ihe cab mel the proteclive requirements of the Workmen's Compensation Board (WCB). (2) The protective grid sustained very  Mule damage from ihe log's penelraiion. (3) The offending log  was felled downhill, there is no known reason for ihe log's later  movement. (4) The loader being used is common in the logging  industry for Ihis particular operation. (5) The operator of the  machine had 14 years experience in logging and had considerable  experience on ihe Lorraine Loader."  The jury made iwo recommendations to be brough to the al-  lenlion of the WCB and ihe Council of Foresl Industries (CFI)  and ihe International Woodworkers of America (IWA).  The lirsl was lhal the WCB pui logelher a panel of experienced engineers lo study, wiih input from machine operators, the  adequacy of Iheir regulations concerning the safely grills.  The second recommendation from the jury staled lhal Ihe inlormallon regarding the nature of this incident and remedial action taken by Ihe company involved be sent to the CFI, Ihe IWA  and WCB. Hopefully Ihese agencies will encourage the inspec-  lion of hillside operalions for possible hazards before log handling jobs begin.  The investigators of ihe accident fell this case to be one of ex-  iremely "bad luck" as ihe log was jusl ihe right size and at the  righl angle lo penelrale ihe eight inch proteclive grill of Ihe cab.  Hydro appoints manager  G.D. (Jim) Coomes has  been appointed B.C. Hydro  area manager for the North  Shore/Coastal area.  The area manager's position  was created as a result of the  amalgamation of Ihe Fraser  Valley and Metro divisions ol  Electrical Operalions to form  the new Lower Mainland Division.  Coomes, 57, has served as  North Vancouver disiricl  manager for the past three  years. As area manager,  Coomes says his objective is to  provide the best possible electrical   service   to   the   com-  Need this space?  Call tht COAST NEWS  T  886-2622 or 886-7817 .,.  1  ������  ������ ���  EXCAVATING  Vay GARY'S EXCAVATING  lai * CONTRACTING LTD.  Val/   t excavations   ��� waierssexer    ' drain tiles  ^"^ ��� LANDSCAPING ��� BACKFILLING        a ROADS  rDAfSAWIEK FULLY EXPERIENCED 1 RELIABLE        CALL FOR ESTIMATE  |  ^QARY MARCINVSHYN PHONE: MMM3 COLLECT  r   F & L CONTRACTORS   X  Landclearing, road building, logging", tree removal  excavations & gravel      886-7833 886-9872  Wayne Ross  Excavacting Ltd.  For all your Backhoe Needs ,  Roberts Creek  Eves. 885-561 7,  eihsons Bulldozing  i Excauatlng  Land Clearing 6\ Excavating  (iordit- Flows       Gravel - Fill & Logging bbo-9981  BLVH OCIWTIIMI HMO CLEMIM LTD  3/4 and t Yard Bantam* with attachments  Including Grapples - Trucking  Call Glyn  8864424 884-7887  Coast News, October 5,1981 17  New vistas in your life E.i$iS:  4/ at Roberts Creek Elementary  overview  of the  variety  of    not only one's responsibilities   School.  Plan to join the workshop  series entitled "New Vistas for  Volunteers: Exploring realistic  options for creative citizen involvement". Scheduled as a  series of 3 - 2 hour sessions,  (one per month) the topics to  be covered  range  from  an  volunteer opportunities  available to Sunshine Coast  residents, through planning  and goal setting exercises so  that individuals can get the  mosl out of their volunteer activities, and on to clarifying  as a volunteer, but also one's  righis.  The first sessions are 10 be  held Tuesday morning.  September 28 from 9:30-11:3')  am. at  Wilson Creek  Seoul  For further information  concerning ihe workshops or  an) volunteer opportunities on  ihe Sunshine Coast, contact  liKin Cowderoy at the  Volunteer Bureau, 885-5881.  munilies in his area, which include the North Shore,  Squamish, Powell River and  Sunshine Coasl communities.  He is a member of the North  Vancouver Chamber of Commerce and secretary of the  North Vancouver Lions Gate  Rotary Club. In his leisure  lime, Coomes enjoys woodworking and he has developed  an interest in ham radio. He is  studying for the amateur radio  operator's licence exam.  The B.C. Hydro area office  is located at 160 Hanes  Avenue, North Vancouver.  ^    PACIFIC GADCO CONSTRUCTION  Land Clearing, light or heavy  Road Construction ��� Excavation ��� Logging  Bulldozer ��� Backhoe ��� Grader ��� Front End Loader  Gravel Truck - Skiddet 886-7287 886-7951 886-7142  J.B.EXCAVATING  886-9031  Water. sewer, drainage installation  ��� Dump Truck   ��� Backhoe  ��� Cat   ��� Land Clearing  ��� Free Estimates  ��� Septic Fields  lafl  H. WRAY CONTRACTING  ��� Water, Sewer & Septic Systems  a Road Building, Sand, Gravel, Excavations  886-9614 eves.  Phone  Mick Alvaro D7 Cat * Hitachi Excavator  Contract Land Clearing  Road Building     Subdivision!  ALVARO LOG CO. LTD.  Pratt Rd.   Day  . 886-8555    ems.-886-9803 Gibsom.  J.F.IV. EXCAVATIM LTD.  ��� septic Flams ��� Hesitations ��� Clearing ���  888-8071 Gibsons  MATTER.QF  NATIONAL  PRIDE.  Back to work after Ihis summer's timber Industry strikes, Ihis  Rivlow dozer boal comes inlo dock al the Avalon sorting  grounds near Port Mellon. - Bradley j Benson pnoto  Professional Repair & Service  to your Heating & Plumbing  Equipment  ��� General Sheet Metal  ��� Installation of Heat Pumps, Air Conditioners,  Wood-Oil, Wood-Electric, Wood, Electric and  Oil Furnaces  a  Plumbing Service & Installations  THOMAS HEATING ud  Call Now   886-7111  18 Years Experience  Serving Ihe Sunshine Coasl  since 1967  From the very beginning,  John Labatt was preoccupied  with quality. He used only the  finest ingredients along with the  highest standards of his brewer's  art. His exclusive quality control  system alone required 93 analytical and taste  tests. John Labatt wanted to make the  finest beer in Canada.  Today, John Labatt's small  brewery has grown to become a  company owned by 11,000  Canadian shareholders and  operated by 10,000 Canadian  employees. His beer is the toast  of a nation. What started as a personal  challenge has become a matter of  national pride.  WHEN CANADA GETS TOGETHER OVER A BEER.  Sunshine Coast  CliSii16SS 3ifactory  Need this space?  -CaU-|he COAST NEW*)   r-i" ��Cl��liftA|ja*-laYRr��2  CONTRACTING  CONTRACTING  CONTRACTING  1 ���        ' msM Ddwitopmtsfi  ��Sfp��GDtD( m 886-8070  L DESIGN, BUILDING ik CONTRACTING  All Types of Concrete Work  885-2125        886-8511  Wheeler Homes Ltd  General Contractor*  Specializing In Foundations, Framing, Cedar siding  For free estimate call 885-2455  SUNCOAST TRUSS LTD. ��Zates  (Gibsons) 886-7318  Industrial Way. Seamount Industrial Park p q Box 748  Residential & Commercial Roof Trusses Gibsons. B.C>  Cedar-West Properties Ltd.  (Jimlltv (iisinni ( niisiriulloii  ( miIIHit,'Willi & Ki'sldaillul  FIRST CHOICE BUILDERS LTl) f *  886-7539 V  Custom Homes ��� Framing ��� Foundations ffl  flHBT  4;iN-��50N(��'��llcc-t)  HHH-H70i  ��� Quality Construction ��� Retaining Walls  lESTSANDTV       ���rt.mi-*,* Finishing  ��� Concrete Foundations  FREE ESTIMATES  Don 685-9680 Paul  HOME  COHSTHUCTIOH  BINS DRYWALL  No job too big or small   a Machine taping available  TV. W*U 2t? 1V*U  F10FESSI0ML FINISH GUARANTEED  TELEPHON E 883-9691 CONTACT WOLF  Vu HadUftn Tteaa-trnctiu Ltd.  Custom homes, commercial and renovations  .    885-7422     886-2012  P.O. 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GUTTERS 885-3562  BEN'S ROOFINB  Gibsons  ��� OUROID ��� ASHPHALT ��� SHAKES  Ben Vanden Driessche  Repair all lypca ol roollng       ������� JJLOJ  end smell repairs temnrwMm  Terry Connor  886-7040  PAINTING CONTRACT��  Box 540, Gibson*, B.C.  HARTLEY PAINTIM  I DECORATING   ^  Brush, Roller & Spray  MS-S310  MMS1I/ 18  Coast News, October 5,1981  Letter grades a backward step  iaryanne  viewpoint  1+  Canada Postes  Post      Canada  b> Maryanne West  Although I no longer have  children in school I would be  very unhappy lo see letter  grades   re-inlroduced   as   a  method of evaluation and  reporting a child's development. I remember clearly the  anguish which report cards  brought to our children, only  one of whom was a so-called  "A" student, In vain to tell  the others iheir progress was  satisfactory, lliai in Iheir own  was and in ihe different environment In which ihey were  working their progress was the  equivalent of iheir sister's,  rhey hadn'i goi A on their  report   cards  and  therefore  ihey were dumb.  And ihe private anguish was  as nothing compared io Ihe  public shame. On repori card  days, wailing lor your child  outside Ihe school, il was easy  io lell which children had ihe  A's, all those little faces,  stoically blank as ihey  responded lo ihe flurry of  questions from the excited  lucky ones. "I've got three  A's, how many have you  got?"  Even more difficult and  demoralizing lo iry io explain  lo your child why, although he  goi 9()Tu on Ihe test, he only  goi I) on his repori card. That  mosl pernicious device to pro-  mole mediocrity, ihe Bell  Curve, pre-supposes lhal in  each class there will be a  predictable ratio of good and  poor students, roughly Sfo  good students, 5% poor, 50%  average and ihe resl in between. In grading ihe class ihis  curve musl be adhered lo, so if  half the class goi over 9OTo on  a given lest, slill only 5%  could gei A's on iheir repori  cards. The choice would have  lo be made taking other work  into account.  While it may statistically  produce an accurate indication  of scholastic achievement in  any given class and al Ihe same  lime prevent teachers from  boosting iheir own prowess by  giving too many A's, it does  absolutely nothing lo encourage 95% of ihe class to  believe in ihemselves and Iheir  potential ability.  While a teacher is responsible for class progress and will  be assessed accordingly, report  cards surely are for ihe individual child, his or her  achievement.  If, as I hope, ihis particularly nasty piece of educational  trickery is no longer in use,  ihen a percentage mark al the  secondary level without the  need to translate il into a letter  grade is enough presumably.  A case may be made, I suppose, lhal we live in a competitive society, one in which  competition for jobs will be  even more inlensive as we put  our electronic technology to  work, and lhal getting used to  competition is pari of the learning environment we should  provide for children at least at  ihe secondary level, but at  least we can honestly repori a  child's progress and competence.  I suspect il is ihe parents of  bright children wiih the son of  Intelligence and motivation  which processes information  easily who press for leller  grades 10 know how Iheir child  stands in relation 10 his peers.  And sure it's nice lo know  your child is lop of his/her  class, makes the honour roll or  whatever.  Bui if Bell is right and only  5% of any class has this sort of  intelligence and motivation  and il isn't the only sort of in-  iclligence, how do educators  feel about a system which is  geared to such a small percentage of students?  Make no mistake, children  know where they stand in relation to the other children in  Iheir class. It doesn't take  those bright-eyed and bushy-  tailed 6 year olds who come inlo grade I long to find oul  where ihey fil into the system.  Il doesn't matter what names a  teacher gives lo the groups inlo which she divides the  children, whether they're called bluebirds and robins or  something from Star Wars,  Ihe kids quickly discover  which is the top group. If their  estimation ihat they are slow is  re-inforced at report lime by C  grades it's inevitable ihat a lot  of ihe incentive and enjoyment  in learning is lost.  Imagine how you'd feel as  you progress up the school  ladder and it becomes increasingly apparent thai all you can  hope for is a C report card. It  represents a passing mark, but  It's demoralizing jusl the  same.  Sechelt Arena  Every Monday  8:30-10:30 p.m.  Adult  Only  Skate  Figure Skating Pro.  In ��tt��Mfaince to  give   instruction.  Acta. $2.00  Loungn and  Snack Iw  will be open.  Phone 885-2935  I remember the shock of  hearing a teacher respond to a  question from another teacher  asking about a child who was  being transferred from Gibsons to Sechelt���"Oh, he's a  C average," was the reply. As  if that letter grade summed up  all there was to say about Ihat  child. It is a basic professional  challenge for all teachers to  encourage and foster the individuality of each child and it  certainly doesn't help if at  report time Ihey have to  reduce those unique individuals to group anonimity  by a letter grade.  I've seen lots of changes in  this school district since our  children were in elementary  school, most of them good,  and it was particularly encouraging to see the report  cards developed by the  kindergarten teachers, reports  which stress the child's  achievement, abilities and attitudes in designated key  areas, emphasizing what the  child can do and giving  him/her good feelings about  their ability to cope with life at  school.  A return to letter grades  would be a backwards step, a  denial of Ihe commitment to  provide for each child according to his/her needs.  If s been stretched  for almost 3 years.  We can't stretch it  any further.  In memoriam  Betty Flockhart  Betty Flockhart's was a familiar face for many as they  passed through ihe cafe at the Langdale Ferry Terminal.  Her death last month after a brief illness shocked many of  her friends and co-workers.  Her husband, Bill Flockhart, has just left for a trip to  Scotland where he and his wife met and married. Before he  left he expressed his appreciation for the many kind words  and acts of kindness he received during his wife's illness  and upon his bereavement.  He particularly expressed his appreciation to the staff of  St. Mary's Hospital and to Dr. Eric Paetkau.  Betty Flockhart was born in Arbroath, Scotland 56 years  ago. She first came to the Sunshine Coast with her husband in 1963 and had been a permanent resident since  1970.  In recent years she was a member .of the Gibsons Legion  Auxiliary and played a promineht part in organizing the  yearly Burns Suppers which have for many years been an  important date on the local social calendar.  You don't need reminding that almost  everything costs a lot more now than it did  almost 3 years ago ��� the time ot the last  postal increase.  But, can you imagine how much operating costs have risen for the postal system  that serves the second largest country in  the world?  The cost of operating and fueling our vast  transportation network, the cost ofessen-  tlal equipment and the cost of our work  force have all risen substantially.  In spite of our best efforts, the combined  effects of these increased operating costs  have brought Canada Post to the point  where it does not have the financial  resources necessary to follow through  on important steps being taken to improve  service.  Some of the steps we want to take are:  Introduce more extensive quality control  aiming at a consistent mail service within  Canada  Implement a new service-monitoring  process which will improve reliability.  Expand letter carrier delivery within many  communities to provide more complete  service.  Increase Ih* availability ol specialized  mail services such as Priority Post, Special  Delivery and Electronic Mail.  Taking positive action.  By soon becoming a public corporation,  Canada Post will have the freedom to  operate as a more responsive and efficient  business, and eventually stop being a subsidized arm of government with its resulting  burden on the taxpayer.  But no business can be healthy or efficient If It fails to recognize and adapt to  the economic realities in which it must  function.  And the present reality is that the  existing postal rates do not reflect the costs  involved in running Canada's mall service  the way it should be run.  It is for this reason that Canada Post  plans the implementation of new postal  rates early next year.  Some ol these planned rates can be  seen In the following table:  1st Class letter in Canada 0-30 gm    30��  1st Class letter to U.S.A.   0-30 gm    35e  Parcel Post  same city tkilo St.10  1st Class Parcel  e.g. Montreal to Vancouver   1 kilo $3.35  Special Delivery  $1 plus 1st Class Postage  Canada Post has ��� national responsibility  to provide th* most reliable and complete  mall service possible. Th* Implementation  of Ihes* new rates Is necessary II revenues  are to be brought more In line wilh operating expenses... necessary lo ease the  burden of a deficit on Ih* taxpayer. And  most important ol all, necessary to allow  Canada Post to become, through Improved  service, one ot th* bail null systems In  th* world.  Audrey's Coffee Service  Modern Coffee Makers supplied  & serviced at no charge  Pay only for supplies you use. No office, no party, no reception too big or  too small.  NEVER RUN OUT  Canada Post-setting things straight for the future.  Canada  885-3716  rAPERSON^LQANTHATMAKES  SENSE TO YOU,  Count on the Commerce for the  personal loan you need.  Whether it's for a new car, a boat,  home improvements, or any other'  worthwhile purpose, talk it over  with us. We'll welcome the opportunity to help.  At the Commerce, we treat  personal loans personally. We offer  a range of loans with features to  suit your financial situation:  competitive interest rates,  convenient repayment schedules,  life insurance on most loans  (at no additional cost) and a dis- .  ability insurance option. And you  don't have to be a Commerce  customer to apply.  Drop in to any of our branches  today. You can count on the  Commerce for the things you need  in a bank. And more.  WILL PROB/VBLY MAKE SENSE 10 US.  <$  CANADIAN IMPERIAL  BANK OF COMMERCE  Count on the commerce  mmm Legalized exploiters of the credulous  Coast News, October 5,1981  Us/  by DeeCec  A visiting Snow Goose dropped Into the back yard of Rosemary  Medley's back yard on Pratt Road Wednesday and enjoyed a  soggy snack during the downpour that drenched the coast last  week. She made herself right al home, to the delight of  Rosemary and her friends, and why not - it was perfect weather  for ducks, excuse me, geese. - vw Pimeii pmo  Of all the self-inflicted  miseries that man has burdened himself with over the ages,  probably the most pernicious  and absurd has been his preoccupation with religion. In  his attempts to justify his overweening ego and explain his  peculiar actions, not only to  himself but to his fellow-men,  he has attempted to create (in  his own image) a God or a  Supreme Being who is not only  responsible for the earth he is  living upon but the whole  universe and upon that  Creator man has conjured up  rests the most important part  of man's illusion���that he is to  be immortal and, on leaving  this vale of tears, he will embark on another and better life  elsewhere.  To anyone who with an  open mind has read and  studied the history of the  world since the inception of  the written word, it is apparent  that this illogical belief on  man's part has been fostered  and nurtured through the ages  by unscrupulous, individuals  who, for strictly selfish  reasons of their own, have  seen an unequalled opportunity to profit by encouraging the  delusions of others. As  Voltaire so aptly wrote,  "religion was born on the day  when the first knave met the  first fool". In many different  parts of the world and under  various guises this "knave"  has been known and given  many names. It matters little if  he is called medicine man,  shaman, witch doctor, pastor  VILLAGE OF SECHELT  NOTICE OF ELECTION  Public notice is hereby given to the electors of the Municipality of Sechelt that I re-  qure the presence of the electors at the Municipal Office, Inlet Avenue, Sechelt,  B.C., on Monday the 26th day of October, 1981, at the hour of ten o'clock in the  forenoon, for the purpose of electing persons to represent them as follows:  One (I) Mayor 2 year term  Two (2) Aldermen 2 year term  The mode of nomination of Candidates shall be as follows:  Candidates shall be nominated in writing by two duly qualified electors of the  municipality. The nomination paper shall be delivered to the Returning Officer  at any time between the date of this notice and noon of Monday, October  26th, 1981. The nomination paper may be in the form prescribed in the  Municipal Act, and shall state the name, residence, and occupation of the  person nominated in such manner as to sufficiently identify such candidate.  In the event of a poll being necessary, such polls will be opened at the Municipal  Offices as follows:  Advanced Poll - Wednesday, November 18th, 1981  between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00  p.m.  Election Day - Saturday, November 21st, 1981  between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 8:00  p.m.  of which every person is hereby required to take notice and govern himself accordingly. Given under my hand at Sechelt, B.C. this 5th day of October, 1981.  J.M.A. Shanks,  Returning Officer  VILLAGE OF GIBSONS  NOTICE OF ELECTION  Public notice is hereby given to the electors of the Municipality of Gibsons that I  require the presence of the said electors at the Municipal Office, 1490 South Fletcher Road, Gibsons, B.C., on Monday the 26th day of October 1981 al the hour of  ten o'clock in the forenoon, for the purpose of electing persons to represent them  as follows:  One(1) Mayor for a two-year term  19B2/1983  Two (2) Aldermen each for a two-year term  1982/1983  One (1) School Trustee for a two-year term  1982/1983  The mode of nomination of Candidates shall be as follows:  Candidates shall be nominated in writing by two duly qualified electors of the  municipality. The nomination paper shall be delivered to the Returning Officer at  anytime between the date of this notice and noon of Monday, October 26th, 1981.  The nomination paper may be in the form prescribed in the Municipal Act, and  shall state the name, residence, and occupation of the person nominated in such  manner as to sufficiently identify such candidate. The nomination paper shall be  subscribed to by the candidate.  In the event of a poll being necessary, such polls will be opened at the Municipal  offices as follows:  Advanced Poll -Thursday, November 12, 1981  between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.  Election Day -Saturday, November 21, 1981  between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.  of which every person is hereby required to take notice and govern himself accordingly. Given under my hand at Gibsons, B.C. this 2nd day of October, 1981.  I.vycopland  Returning Officer  or priest, they are all birds of a  feather, but the most relevant  point to remember is that iheir  motives and modes of operation remain the same.  Perhaps al this stage I  should make it clear that I am  not attacking any one particular brand of religion and it  must be realized that it is  beyond the scope of a mere  column or two to cover so vast  a subject. I am not concerned  with the complexities and  shades of religious thought  thai have captured the imagination and bemused the  minds of man since he  descended from the trees and  commenced to walk upright.  Millions of words and hundreds of thousands of volumes  have been written in the attempt to make sense out of  something Ihat not only is illogical but unexplainable in  the first place. Any concept of  God by man is, of necessity,  bounded by the limitations of  the human mind and I have yet  to meet a man, ecclesiastical or  otherwise, who knew more  about the reasons and purpose  for our being here or our  ultimate destination than I do.  All they had to offer in the  way of an explanation was  purely hypothetical, based in  most cases on some crackpot  aspect of theology they have  assimilated through their  reading of Holy Writ and  bolstered by that mystical  quality called faith. Whether  they themselves possess that  magic ingredient is debatable,  but from what I have observed  on my stumbling journey  through life even a lurtatic in  an asylum believes what he  wants to believe and his  dreams and illusions are no  less real from the fact that he  has been declared insane. Who  knows, he may be far more  sane than the powers of  authority who committed him  there or the doctors,  psychologists and psychiatrists  who are assigned to observe  him and assess his behaviour.  Leaving other major  religions aside for the moment, it is my personal belief  that Christianity as interpreted  and practised over the centuries since it came into being  and based solely on the so-  called Holy (?) Bible, could  well lead to the assumption by  an impartial observer that its  adherents were definitely mentally unhinged and should be  confined not only for their  own protection but for the  safety of others.  How anyone can make sense  out of a confused hodgepodge of truths, half truths,  ambiguities, contradictions,  distorted facts and demented  ravings is beyond me. In my  view the Old Testament could  be described as a somewhat  bombastic account of history  written by a race of people  who had convinced themselves  that they were the chosen people of their conception of  Jehovah whom, from their accounts, must have been the  most merciless, vindictive and  blood-thirsty deity ever imagined. At some indeterminate  date in history all this was in  some way miraculously changed and now, inconsistently, we  are asked to believe that He  has been transformed into a  kind, gentle, loving and compassionate father lo us all,  saint and sinner alike.  Assuming that the events  recorded in the New Testament have some basis in fact  and are nol the product of someone's vivid imagination, it  would appear, irrespective of  who or what He was, thai a  new teacher had appeared on  the scene. There is certainly lit-  vT��*ejfln,we*��m��;*#QiT^  )   ctoniodown  Chile Wmlti chills iwiy with i DtntMown conimtnlil  quilt, mm Down the hen lo uv�� energy jno t�� iree ot  tedious Cedmiking loievet Asa tbout our unique  gu-mntie at Mimih VW Dive 1 tonsUfttiy ttipino.no.  selection ol iWgns in petmjpitis pfiulei -v>d musuns  The decor Jling poKiMihtl *" eMMSf  Mnch.no diipt service ivtiUDie PUnt n-iuct us lot  qui colour brochure Jftfl COM C*i*U deHei HI   Huy  CmuMn  ml  &- , ''���%  A do/tkxJownqultsltd  \tL   Vancouver BC        Ewawywiw*  r    SUWMMINTIIHOK  NOtmB>.lKIW*UMWAV  . ontQNS- WM1I7  tie doubt thai His message not  only shook up his contem-  pories but has shaken a large  part of the world ever since.  One cannot but agree with  many of the things He preached, but what concerns me is  the manner in which those  teachings have been debased  and twisted around to suit  man's own selfish ends.  Somehow I cannot reconcile  the picture of an honest and  undoubtedly sincere man  trudging barefoot over the hot  dusty roads of Galilee, convinced of his mission and his  message, with what followed  after his conviction and  crucifixion. Far from resolving anything and, I am certain,  a far cry from what He intended, His teachings not only  have been corrupted and  misrepresented over the centuries but have been the main  cause of most of the bitterness, bigotry and bloodshed  that has occurred in the name  of religion ever since.  I want no part of the commercialized Christianity  packaged and peddled by the  churches today or by the high-  pressured hucksters such as  the Grahams, the Roberts, the  Armstrongs or the Falwells. If  I had my way these consummate con-artists would be  behind bars.  I find it both ludicrous and  tragic that man cannot come  to terms with himself and accept life for what it is. There is  so much that is beautiful to be  experienced and enjoyed. Why  do we have to be obsessed with  thoughts and plans for an extremely doubtful hereafter?  Can we not settle for living  one day at a time while we are  here? Must we strive to reach  the unreachable or leave a  pyramid behind to mark our  passing?  CLASSIFIE  D NOTE  Drop oft your >  Doast News  Classilied  at  Campbell s  Family Shoes  Sechell  or  Madeira  Park  Pharmacy  Madeira Park  ���                                                                ���  Proudly Presents a Traditional  THANKSGIVING BUFFET  on  Thanksgiving Day  Monday October 12, 1981  Roast Turkey, Baked Ham, Roast Leg of Pork  Roast Baron of Beef, Seafoods  Cold Cuts, Vegetables, Relishes  Rolls, Butter, Desserts  Beverages���  ���S*-  nuuih  y  / /  ��� and Much More.  A TRUE FEAST OF THANKSGIVING  three sittings  5:30   7:30    9:30  $12.50 per person  $5.50 per child  * RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED *  Telephone our Reservation Desk at 885-5888  Phone Now and Avoid Disappointment  Luxury Accommodation Full Marina Facilities  Licensed Dining Lounge  Reservations Please  Smuggler's Lounge  CHAHGEX  885-5888   ��� Van. Direct  R.R. #1, Halfmoon Bfy       684-3541  ^  os   a .a  ��," 8 �� rC a  *** Bluett ^^V#  *  885-2818 sX  Cowrie St., Sechelt  <&  *v>\^VVV    M  * Coast News, October 5,1981  COAST NEWS CLASSIFIED ADS  J  Obituaries  Hughes   Passed away Sept   26,  1981, Genevieve G Hughes, late of  ;  Sechelt. Survived by  her  loving  ��� husband   Cyril,   one   daughter  J Audree and her husband Aubrey  I Cobietgh.   Sechelt    Four   grand  J children, six great-grandchildren,  i two   sisters   and   one   brother  Funerji service Wednesday. Sept  i  30at11am in St Agnes Anglican  Church. 530 E   12th.  North Van  couver Reverend M KaMbelas officiating   Cremation    In  lieu of  flowers, donations to St   Mary's  ' Hospital   appreciated    Dev  Funeral Home, directors MO  ,,,  ** Bmgley Passed away October  1st. 1981. Ethel May Bmijley, late  tU of   Gibsons   m   her   sixty-eighth  ,2 year, survived by one son. Lloyd.  I -of Gibsons, one daughter. Donna  *   Thomas,   of   Gibsons   and   four  ���u grandchildren Private cremation  -  arrangements   Ihrough   Devlin  vi Funeral Home Remembrance  donations to St. Mary's Hospital  .,,   would be appreciated 840  I  Memoriam  A.A. Meetings  Phone  886-9208       885-3394  or  886-2993  lor Pender Harbour  883-9978   or   883-9238  iipe  ra,r'  A Full Line of  Plumbing Supplies  -&5  ttauti  Tues. ��� Fri.  9 am - 5 pm  Sat. 9 am ��� noon  Gibsons  Hwy 101 A Pratt Rd.  Personal  DLB Thanks for the opportunity  to reminisce with a little arCae-  man trivia Keep those cards n'  letters comin'. y'hear?!        SP  Widow attractive, wishes to meet  gentleman, same age bracket mid  to late 60s Please reply Box l.c/o  Coast News. Box 460. Gibsons.  BC VON WO *40  Thome Duncan ��� October 6. 1963.  So teach us to number our days  that we may apply our hearts unto  wisdom." Psalm 90,12 Gone to a  happier hunting ground. Ever  remembered Lewella. Wendy.  Glennaand Roger. ��40  Announcement'  A   50th   Anniversary   celebration  will  be  held  for  John  &  Gladys  '"  Grognet of Halfmoon Bay on Oct  ��� '   17.   1981    For   information   call  l-J  8867582 ��40  '\ The 'Coastal Soundwaves''  urgently need voluntary musicians, male or female, young or  '"' old. to form orchestra for winter  " ana spring productions. Phone  "   886-2323.886-2102,886-7958.    #42  All alumni, spouses, and friends  of Sir George Williams.  Loyola,  ''   and   Concordia   Universities   In  [['   Montreal.  PQ.  are  invited  to a  " reception and dinner and presen-  tation with Dr. John O'Brien, Rector and Vice-Chancellor of Concor-  Ki University, This will take place  .Monday- Ou-tufcc-i ���**���**. .J681   i't -  (0 p.m.,  T^e. University Club,  21 West Hastings Street. Vancouver The cosl is $19.50 per per-  * son. For further information call  '   Walter Rochford at 926-7821 (of-  ".  ficei or 732-8703 Ihome) #40  SEXUAL HARASSMENT  " A public lecture and discussion  with Human Rights Branch's Officer Janet Sprout   A unique op-  '��� portunily for teenagers, men and  1  women.       employers       and  employees Oct. 6, Tues. 7'30 p.m.  i  Elphinstone, Room 110. No Fee  I #40  GIBSONS MOBILE WELDING  To regular customers Jack  Thompson will be carrying on  business as usual at 886 7145 or  Answering Service 885*7315     #40  DANCE CLASSES  by Deborah Pageau 886-8324  Modern Ballel for adults starting  Thurs.  Ocl.   1    Twilight   Theatre  10:30 a m ��40  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 F'.eryone Welcome. TFN  If someone in your family has a  drinking problem you can see  what it's doing to them Can you  see what it is doing to you? Al  Anon can help Phone 6 9037 or  6-8228 TFN  Thanks  We would like lo express our  sincere thanks to ah our relatives,  fi qi and neighbours for their  support and many acts of kindness following the loss of our son  and brother Peter Thank you to  Smitty's Marina, the RCMP and  tho e who helped search; to  Devlin's Funeral Homo and Falher  a gel ' ��� his comforting words.  The McKinnon family  # 4 0  Freebies  Wanted  Dog House for one wet Irish Setter. Please call 883-9411. #40  Vi -Vi or 1 hp electric motor req'd.  Mur>t.��e Sruitable.lnr a sn^all table  saw. Call Dave 885-3718. #40  _    Good   clean  3-9872 or 886-7833.  TFN  CASH FOR LOGS  Top Prices  Free Estimates  0 & 0 LOG SORTING  LTD.  886-7896    886-7700  Livestock  PROFESSIONAL  DOG GROOMING  Phone Sharon, 886-2084 TFN  ELUNGHAM  STABLES  a   ��� Boarding  ��� Training  ��� Lessons  885-9969  aoooocooocoooooooooo'  SPCA  SPAY  Clinic  and information  886-7938  Box 105  Gibsons, B.C.  CASTLEROCN  KENNELS  ��� Boarding      !|Prj  ��� Grooming %  ��� Puppies occasionally  Roberts Creek,  opposite Golt Course  885-2505  Free to good home Border Collie/Black Lab. cross, 8 mos. old.  Answers to "Tibbs" (Lady Dianna)  ha beei spayed and has had  training Must go because  daughter has allergy 886-9135J40  Heinz 57. 8 mos. old. very friendly,  needs home badly, black-brown &  white curly hair. 886 2274. #40  Kitten ��� 4 beautiful kittens  oesperalely need good homos. II  you can help ihem. please give me  a call at 886*2855 anytime.        #42  Cream-coloured Irish knit sweater.  Gibsons area 886-2998. #40  Small white male kilten, dark exclamation marks on lorehead.  Lost on Franklin Road. 886-2277  home 886*7678 #40  Magus  Kennels  ��� Dog Boarding & Training  ��� CKC Champion & Obedience  Great Danes  "SCIENCE  DIET"  Dealer  886-8568  Work Wanted  WANTED: Single parents needs  immediately SAFE economical  transportation. No lemons please.  886-S706. Also need wood, pay  cash or? #42  Older furniture, china etc. bought  or sold on consignment. Harbour  Antiques. 1585 Marine Dr., Gibsons. 886-7800. TFN  F & L Contractors. Standing  timber. Any amount. Fair prices.  up.   Lou   LePage  MICKY'S TANK  CLEANING  SERVICE  Save Money by saving on  furnace repairs. With a clean  fuel lank eliminate rust and  corrosion in your fuel lank.  Longer life & better fuel consumption. Free estimates.  We service from Earl's Cove  to Langdale. Make your appointment NOW.  Phone Micky at  885-3504  For Sale. Gentle, sturdy huckskin  mam. Sali>. reliable horse for child  oi Ian i!, Also, spirited chestnut  Aral iai folding has papers, very  flashy BB5 9969 TFN  4 yl I   irrel 'i'-lding  15'.?  HH,  good with kids good manners,  sell with haller lead strap, bil,  leed i ��� $1,000 oi best oiler  181  104     ,.    181  '683 eves. #40  4 y  old re .    ��� isee walking  horse ge In ; Ni Bds experienced  handlei Very showy $1,500  Carmei   11880-8268. #42  Ten young laying hens-comets  brown eggs $4 each They must be  sheltered al night 886-2474.    #40  Construction and Renovations  $10 par hour  885-3185  TFN  THE MOPPETS  Have your house cleaned tor  Christmas, tall-cleaned or cleaned  as you move out. A reliable team  of two to do cleaning and shining.  Excellent relerences. 886-7013,  886-9847. #40  Chimney Cleaning and maintenance. Phone 886-8187. TFN  BOB CARPENTER PAINTING  Commercial and Residential  886-2616 TFN  Your garden needs sprucing up?  Rototilllng. pruning, make a lawn  or build a fence. 886-7540.     TFN  For Explosive Requirements  Dynamite, electric or regular caps  B line E cord and safety fuse. Con-  tact Gwen Nimmo, Cemetery  Road, Gibsons. Phone 886-7778.  Howe Sound Farmer Institute.TFN  Ralncoast  Secretarial  Professional out ol tiitur  Typing  I I'nk up und deliver)1  available)  Pam: 886-8593  EVtS. 889-5588  J. LEPORE TILE  Quality Installations  Ceramic. Mosaic or Quarry  All work guaranteed  Free estimates  Phone Anytime  886-8097  BINI'S  DRYWALL  ��� No job too big  -or small  ��� Machine taping  available  TFN  Work Wanted I Work Wanted I Wanted to Rentl     For Rent  PET SITTER Wanted: Someone to  watch cat and dog lor one week,  as of Oct, 17 886-8268. #40  Registered English Springer  Spaniels 14 weeks old. only three  females left which must find good  homes Have had all shots etc.  Reduced to $100. Maureen  883-2563 #40  PIANO  TUNING  A Tuned Piano Is Better  Ken Dalgleish  886-1843 Ives.  SIGNWRITING  You name It, I can do it  JOHN BOLTON 886-8494     TFN  Carpenters available for foundations, framing, finishing or renova  tions. References. 885-7417 or  886-9679 #42  Hardwood Ftoors resanded and  finished, work guaranteed. Free  est. Phone 885-5072. TFN  Dependable experienced carpenter, renovations, eavestroughs,  greenhouses, sundecks, finishing  No |ob too small, until 8 pm.  886-7355. TFN  Will babysit in my home  weekdays. Gibsons area. Phone  886-8774. #40  THE MOPPETS  Have   your   home   cleaned   for  Xmas, or cleaned as you move  out.  886-9847,  886-7013 after 6  #42  Clean sweep chimney cleaning  service, clean all chimneys, free  estimates on boiler repair and  boiler servicing. Phone 885-5034  or 885-2573. #42  EXPERIENCED  FRAMING CREW  Available for residential and commercial contracts. Fast, accurate  and reliable. 885-2986. #41  Design  Drafting  886-7441  Qualified Homemaker without  transportation requires private  employment. Phone 886-2329. #41  LOG SKIDDING  Timber Jack Skidder  with operator 886.2459  #51 TFN  Qualified   Painter.   Reasonable  rates. Work guaranteed. 886-9749.  TFN  PLUMBING  ��� New Installations  ��� Renovations  ��� Repairs  885-9971  Mountainside Plumbing 1  Contracting Ltd.  Industrial First Aid Attendant with  "A" ticket and coastal camp exp.  seeks full/part time temp, or relief  wk., tmk, & warehousing.  886-2108. #40  Fast and efficient lady will clean  your home, good rates. 885-5242.  Refs. avail. #40  RENOVATIONS  To Basements, Bathrooms,  Kitchens, etc.  Free Estimates  10 yrs. Experience  B.P. SMITH  CONSTRUCTION  886-8263 or 112-524-85B1  Pager 7424  NEED TUNE-UP?  Experienced mechanic will come  lo your car - any make. Reas. rales  call Dominique 885-3317 anyiime.  TFN  Experienced reliable babysitting  -Gibsons preferred. Call Gillian at  886-8781. TFN  TRACTOR FOR HIRE "~  Rototiller ��� Plough ��� Loader with  backhoe. Ideal for water lines. 13"  width. For full details 886 2934.  TFN  Colins  Screen Printing  and  Sign Works  886-9169  Ruedi's  Blacksmith Shop  ��� Welding & Fabricating  ��� Tools & Hardware lor  Log Building  Robert! Cretk    885-3755  Backhoe available. Gibsons area  preferred.   Phone   886-9614,  anytime. TFN  Randy Scott Construction Ltd.  Cuslom homes, repairs, renovations. Phone 886-7625 #43  HARBOUR  CHIMNEY CLEANING  Serving the Sunshine Coast.  Fireplaces, furnaces, oil stoves,  883-9171. Customers Irom the 886  exchange call collect. TFN  Carpenter - new and renovations.  Reasonable rates and references.  886-7280. TFN  Chimney sweeping and moss  spraying. 886-7540. TFN  TREE SERVICE  We make it our business to provide you wilh satisfaction. Our  specialty:  ��� Topping  ��� Limbing  ��� Dangerous Tree Removal  Insured guaranteed services  Peerless Tree Service Ltd.  Call lor Iree estimate: 885-2109.  TFN  TREES  Topping Falling  Limbing  Fully Insured  Free Estimates  Call Steve  885-9971  ttilKOdX  Complete  Photographic Service  ��� Promotion  ��� Commercial  ��� Portraits  ��� Custom Work  886-2937  Winters  Help Wanted  Exp. cleaning lady for motel, approx. 2 hrs. per day in Davis Bay.  885-9987. Unexperienced need not  apply. #40  Waitresses & Bartenders required.  Apply in person at the Cedars Inn.  TFN  Experienced hockey players req'd.  lor local commercial team  steeped in tradition. Roberts  Creek Hockey Team. Call Dave  385-3718. #40  High School Math Tutors Needed.  885-3216. #40  Couple required to work full time  on oyster tarm In Jervis inlet, no  experience necessary. Write Harmony Seafoods, Egmont.        #41  Babysitter required for a 2-year-  old, prefer in Roberts Creek area.  Phone Cheryl 886-2438. #41  Babysitter for 2 children (or occasional evenings and afternoons In  Welcome Woods area. In my home  preferred. 885-2942. #40  Juvenile tree spacers wanted.  S200 per ace, Squamish area.  Phone 892-3920 after 7. #40  The Peninsula Hotel requires the  following: One housekeeper  -weekdays - full time. One  housekeeper ��� weekends - lull  time. 4 teenagers, weekends, full  time, landscaping. Local musicians - weekends - full time ��� solo  and/or group. Contact Benoit  LePage at 866-9334 and leave  name for personal interview.    #40  Wanted  Experienced  Breakfast  Grill Cook  f:  Phone  The  Heron  at  886-90X1  Writer, non-smoker, needs quiet  place 5 or 6 hours most weekends.  Roberts Creek area. 885-9969  (evenings), TFN  2 bedroom house Sechelt area  Phone 885-3504 & leave message  #42  Professional couple 2 or 3  bedroom. 1 child, seasonal OK  Phone 980-8823 collect (Ml  Quiet young couple with toddler  uigently needs a 2 or 3 bdrm  house by Nov 1. Good ref.  available. Phone Bruce or Lisa  Doiron 886-8586   #42  1 bedroom Apartment or bachelor  465-5669 Powell River. #40  For Rent  Newly decorated large 3 bedroom  suite $450 month. Port Mellon  Hwy. & Dunham Rd. Avail, now  886-9352. , #40  Close to Langdale Ferry 1 bdrm  Suite, partially furnished $350 per  mth. plus utilities. References and  first/last mth. rent required. No  pets. Ph. after 4 p.m. 886-2479.  #40 '_   Granthams Communlly Hall  Refurbished, good kitchen  facilities. Available for meet.ngs  etc. Call 866.2935. #40  3 bdrm. new home Roberts Creek.  $700/mo.  Phone Vane, 876 7864,  #41  Community Hall for rent in  Roberts Creek, Phone Bill Grose  885-9237. TFN  COMMERCIAL SPACE  1600 sq. ft. prime retail space now  available 885-2522. 885-3165 eves.  TFN  SPECIAL WEEKLY RATES  Peninsula Hotel 886-9334        TFN  Exec 4 bdrm. WW. F/P. wood  stoves, workstiop. beaut, view,  sorry no pels. $650 month Ph  886 9662. #41  Bsmt. Suite Gibsons, all utilities  inc $300 per month Avail, immed.  View after 4,  1356 S   Fletcher.  In Garden Bay, new deluxe two  bedroom apartments, appliances  included. Adults only No pets  Relerences. deposit and lease required. $425 per mo. 883-9020 after  6 p.m. 042  Olfice and commercial spaces,  various sizes. 200 ��� 1200 sq. ft.  Centrally located in Garden Bay  883-9020 after 6 p.m. **42  Large 3 bedroom house on a very  private landscaped acre. House  has just been remodelled. Has a  fireplace and 4 appliances plus  double carport. vt mile to schools  & shopping. Available Nov. 1st  $650 per month. 886-2127 after 5  p.m. #42  1 bedroom waterfront apartment  Gibsons $250. References &  deposit required. Phone  112-922-6649. '  #40  Spacious one bedroom waterfront  cottage, Selma Park. Fireplace,  electric heat, stove & fridge, no  children or pets. References required. October to June 301h. $350  per month. Phone 936-9082.     #41  Beautiful waterfront 2 bed. plus  den suite with large patio,  available immediately $500 per  mo. Grantham's. Call Andrew at  886-7830orDanaat685-8188.  #40  1 or 2 adults with ref. Attractive 1  bdrm. 4 rm. suite In Gibsons Sorry  no pets. Available now. $400 per  month. 885-2198. #42  Room and Board avail, tor working  men. 886-9232 eves. 886-2137. TFN  Great view & central loc, one  bdrm. S/C ste. $250; two bdrm..  F/place, wash. & dry. $450  886-7629. .#40  Gibsons area, duplex apt. 2 BR,  appliances, F/P, view. Tel:  886-8789. #40  Adult Townhouse, 1600 sq. ft. on 2  floors, 3-4 bedrooms, large rec.  room, 1'/a baths, harbour view,  WW, $550/mo. includes cable,  Refs please. 8862694. #41  One bedroom ground floor suite  new view Sandy Hook.  References. Suitable single or professional couple $325 month plus  part utilities. 885-5729. #40  Large 2 bedroom executive house  in quiet privacy near goll course.  $750 month. Phone 885 3842.   #41  Large central Gibsons Apis, lor  rent, ocean view, one two  bedroom, one three bedroom. Call  B86-2417. #41  1200 Sq. Ft.  Commercial  Shop space  For Lease  Hwy. 101, Gibsons  886-941/1  OFFICE SPACE  Very reasonable lease  requirements for 2nd  floor location.  Sizes available  from 880 sq. ft. to  4500 sq. ft.  Air conditioned, carpeted mall location.  SPACE  AVAILABLE  IMMEDIATELY  Phone: 886-2234  886-7454  OFFICE  SPACE  FOR LEASE  New Professional Building  SECHELT  Teredo at Inlet  Up to 2-400 sq. It,  2nd floor  Available end ol October  Phone 885-2247  Eves. 889-5240  885-9539  COMMERCIAL  SPACE  FOR RENT  Cedar Plaza  Gibsons  Up to 1600 sq. ft. of  prime Retail floor  space for reasonable  lease rales.  Good location lor  Men's Wear, Ladies'  Wear, Jewellry store,  etc.  Please contact  886-2234  886-7454  Garage    Sale  Rainbow Preschool community  Garage Sale and Raffle (Prize day  cruise/fishing trip 32 ft. power  boat out of Secret Cove), Saturday  Oct. 10, R.C. Community Hall 10  a.m. ��� 5 p.m. Stall rental $7.00 plus  10% gross sales, 885*2102.      #40  QARAQE SALE: Langdale, corner  Wharf & Thompson Roads,  886-2791 Sat A Sun, Oct 10 & 11.  10-6 p.m Scythe with 2 blades.  Pioneer chainsaw. 3" belt sandor,  20" Torcan Ian, 2 double beds (box  springs S mattresses) roll-away  cot, print-out calculator, assoiled  mirrors, cards, giftwan;, costume  jewellery, electrical appliances,  cameras, etc. #40  For Sale  SUNNYCREST FABRICS  SEWING MACHINE REPAIRS  Phone  mw 886-22311  CMBmEB  ATTENTION  BUILDERS  isusmmijHm w   mwttnw  available in  bulk format  For use in  Solar Collectors  and Radiant  Floor Heating  H&S  CONTRACTING  885-3825  For Sale  FOR SALE  Handmadr  TIBETAN CARPETS  Ml Sim  Uwlff iMfWtl Ui.  Marlnn I.rlnilfln   IM-1030  New S Used Equip. Sal*  1      100.000  BTU  space  heater  kerosene   $75.   1   ���   75.000   BTU  space  heater  kerosene $125.   1  ���051 Stihl 30" Bar $495. 1 ��� XLI  Homelile 16" Bar $125. 1 - Remington   12" Bar $65.  1  ��� Hotlco  Biush Cutter igas) $295. I    4 hp  B&S engine horiz. shaft $125. 1 ��� 5  HP B&S engine horiz. shaft $150.1  - 5 hp New I.C. series B&S $360  116" Craftsman chainsaw $165  Hottco   Trimetle   grass   attachment, reduced lo clear $59.95.  COAST  TOOL a POWER  Rentals, Sales & Service  Formerly AC Rentals Ltd  8839114  TFN  Order Now  Fresh Cod  $1.00 Ib.  M.V.  Miss Egmont  at Gibsons Government  Wharf  Oct. 4th & 5th  Phone 886-9026  Passive exercising machine  designed to eliminate cellulite.  Brand new -hardly used $650.  Canon A1 body with 50mm and  28mm lenses. Excellent shape.  Used very liltle. Oilers. Will con  sider trades 886-2937.  ��42  5 drawer oflice size desk $200.  Sears electric, near new  lypewritei $250 38 It. fibreglass  Troller A lie. Gov't, dock, Sechelt.  Ph: 885-2002.  #42  1 Apple II Computet, complete.  885-9304. /J41  ENERGY  WOOD HEATERS  AND  WOOD ELECTRIC  FURNACES  Sales and Service  H. Himmel  Hwy. 101, W. Sechelt  ,     885-2113  One fireplace with pipe, good condition. Call 8067274 after 5  p.m. ��42  Potteis Wheel $40. ass'td. chairs,  curling game $20, 2 oil drums $5  ea.. Kenmore DW $265, parlour  stove $150, vacuum $20, car seat  $30. Ph; 886-9252 #40  1 Homart '/, hp Jet pump & 30 gal.  tank $150. Sears vacuum cleaner  $60. Phone 886-7357 after 6 p.m.  #41  New Bauer Skates cut blades,  moulded boots, size 5, used once  $49. Boys three-speed bike $25,  fairly good condition. 886-9386.  #41  Pool Table 4 x 8 like new eight ball  set snooker-ball set. 7 real good  queues, queue rack, table cover, 2  game counters, brush, chalk etc  $375 0BO.B86-9879, #40  FARMER'S MARKET���  Fresh corn, sealood, Iruit. All day  Thursday, Sechell Reservation.  Also Fri., Sat. & Sun. at Davis Bay  (Beach Buoy). #40  i���Madeira���i  Appliances  have good guaranteed  rebuilt appliances.  Less than hall  new price.  Call Collect Anytime  L���883-26^8���'  ELECTROHOME  SALES & SERVICE  3 Year Warranty  on Parts & Labour  SUNSHINE  COAST T.U.  After the Sale  It's the Service  thai Counls  Cowrie SI 885981b For Sale  MacLeods Wood Air Tight  Heaters from $279.94,  Some models for trailers or  modular homes.  Drapes tor large windows 1 pr.  72"x 62". 1 pr. 15V x 92". Pate  green. Asking $75. Please call  886-2508. #40  For Watkins quality products ph:  885-3302. Harry Collins at Davis  Bay. #41  Speed-Queen washer completely  overhauled $300.886-2110.       #41  Kenmore Dryer $150 OBO, good  cond 885-5242. #40  Microcimbali espresso collee  machine, new, $250 OBO.  885*5242. #40  As new Sailboard High Fly 333  plus wet suit. S2. M $1,000 OBO.  8855242. #40  14 hp Volvo outboard motor hardly  used, good condition. Phone  885*5482. #40  Giant Hitachi T.V, with 4x3'  screen, remote control, $1,350.  iwu heavy aluminum windows  with sun screens 14' x 4' $125 ea.  yVahl electric hair clippers $35.  Tappan wall oven $40. Ford and  GM alternators $35 ea. Varnished  hardwood chest of drawers $40  Length ot ships ladder (wood &  chain) $50. Fineness of grind  gauge $250. 885-9509. #40  COAST  POWER CLEANING  ��� Steam Cleaning  ��� Pressure Washing  ��� Sand Blasting  ��� Industrial Painting  Appliances, Furniture, TV's,  Stereos etc. DISCOUNT PRICES!  Kern's Home Furnishings,  Seaview Place, Gibsons. 886-9733.  TFN  TONY'S  UNIOUE RESTORATIONS  BRASS a ANTIQUES  Pedal stools. Sinks. Leaded glass.  French Doors. Demolition. Brass  Taps. Chandeliers. Wall Sconces.  Red Brick. Oak Floors. Beautiful  accessories 50 years & older.  3662-4th Ave., Vancouver.      TFN  Inglis multi-cyle auto washer, excellent condition. Guaranteed &  delivered. $250. Phone 863-2648  TFN  Let US customize your kitchen coordinating drapery fabric and wall  covering. Teredo Carpet Centre.  885-2601 or 885-7520. TFN  TV * STEREO REPAIRS  Green Onion Stereo, Dunham Rd.,  Port Mellon, 884-5240. TFN  WALLPAPER fabulous designs.  Teredo Carpet & Home Centre.  885-2601 or 885-7520. TFN  MACLEOD'S  SECHELT  tor  hot  water tanks and Hotpolnt appliances. 885-2171. TFN  Beat the wet wood winter blues  ���have your firewood delivered today. Truck for hire. Rubbish  removal. 885-3605. TFN  FREE KITCHEN DESIQN  SERVICE!  Carpets! Vinyl! Ceramics! Appliances! Cabinets! Teredo  Carpet & Home Centre 885-2601,  885-7520. TFN  Due to showroom renovations, we  are selling many Individual  cabinets, countertops, hood fans  etc. at 40% otf. Call Sunshine Kitchens at 886-9411 tor more Information. TFN  885-9316  EVERYONE NEEDS MORE TUP-  PERWARE PRODUCTS! DATE A  PARTY. AND EARN LOVELY  GIFTS. PHONE LOUISE PALMER  886-9363. #40  TRAILER HITCHES  Reese. Eaz-Tow and custom hitches. Call Terry at Coast Industries. Gibsons. 886-9159.   TFN  The WOOD SHED  Is now taking orders tor  FIREWOOD  Slock-Lip now lor nexl wink  Phone M6-1M4  Piano.   Small   upright.  Sherlock  Manning $1,800 OBO. 886-7727.  #40  Powerful horse manure: you load  $15,885-9969. TFN  Minolta underwater Camera $110.  Assorted garden equip. $150. in-  eluding wheelbarrow & 200'  hoses. Call Friday & Monday night  7-9 p.m. 885-7272. #41  2x6 Select T&G spruce decking.  2160 It. Phone: 885-5232. #41  Cute Guinea Pigs $5 ea. Phone:  885-9516. #40  Stihl 075 AV Chainsaw used only a  lew hrs. 36" bar w/ripping chain or  33" bar w/skip tooth chain $550.  Mike. 886-8371. #40  LUMBER  Rough sawn lumber for  sale. Yellow cedar, red  cedar, hemlock, fir. Grades  lor boats, construction,  fencing, firewood.  Call Copac Industries Ltd.  at 926-7318 Vancouver or  visit our millsile, 9 - 5  weekdays, beside Avalon  Log Sort near Port Mellon.  A  OCEANSIDE  POOLS  VINYL LINED SWIMMING POOLS  aluminum  i steel walls  HOT TUBS I SPAS  Sales, Service, Installation*  Fully Guaranteed  Ten Years Experience  FREE ESTIMATES  Phone  Bob Green  Box 1184, Sechelt.  Order Now  Salmon  Frozen at Sea  Pink Salmon ��� Heads off  $1.50 Ib.  M.V. Aqua Prince  at Gibsons Gov't Wharf  Oct. 4th ��� 5th  Weather Permitting  Phone 886-9026  Atari TV game with asteroids,  space invaders - break out ��� $350  OBO.886-2462or886-9102.      #41  The amazing New Pol combined  washer-dryer, available exclusively at Teredo Carpet and Home  Centre. Special $1,049.885-2601 or  885-7520. TFN  Compare our photo finishing  prices. Maximum $4.99 -12. $6.99  ���20. $7.79 ��� 24. $10.99 ��� 36. At  Paciflca Pharmacy. TFN  GOOD HAY $3.50 PER BALE. SO  OR MORE $3.00. PHONE EVES.  885-9357. TFN  Piano stool with drawers $25.  Black & chrome office chair  w/arms $18. Carpet sweeper $10.  886.2513. #41  10' sliding glass door $150. 6 +  squares 24" shakes $250. 8'  truck canopy $250.886-7173.   #41  Cast aluminum barbeque & charcoal, pick-up canopy, portable  sew. mach., as new. Beer fridge,  art. flower arrgmnts., plants, golf  clubs & bag, adjble. dressmaker  form, Sony tape recorder, cards,  gilts, 4800 w, 240 v heater, propane htr., many more items. West  corner Wharf & Thompson Roads.  8862791. #40  Another Load  of  CANDY  STRIPE  Kubhrr Hacked  Carpet Has  Arrived  . at the  Amazing  Price  '5.95 yd,  (But Hurry)  SECHELT  CARPET  CORNER  Hivy. 101 Sechelt  885-5315  Double wooden folding chairs $15  each. Phone: 886-2660. #42  6-month-old Bardrock Rooster lor  sale or will trade lor young laying  hen. 886-7622. #42  BLANCHE  EQUIPMENT SALES  Langley, B.C. 530-3166  76 J.D. 350C, 4N1 bkt.  75 J.D. 350C, G.P., ROPS.  73 J.D. 350B, G.P., ROPS  74 931, 4N1, ROPS.  71 D5. 5A, ROPS.  '63D6C, 6A, ROPS.  66 TD25V, A Dozer, ROPS.  78 225 Long U-C & Stick.  73 Hydraunlt 202C, 36" bkt.  77Case680E, 4N1.  76 Case 580C Extendahoe.  75 Case 580B Loader BH.  74 Case 580B Extendahoe.  75 J.D. 500C Loader BH.  75 John Deere 410, 2 bckts.  74 Thomas 2250, Loader, BH.  75 AC 940,1 '/��� YD Loader, ROPS.  New & Used Beales Attach.  Clearing blades and buckets.  Evenings  Jim 530-3166 Bill 888-1735  #43  TUPPERWARE Parties are fun!  Enjoy shopping "at home" and  earn lovely gifts by dating a party.  Louise Palmer 886-9363. #42  114 ct. white gold emerald & diamond ladies cluster ring set with 4  round facetted green emeralds. 1  15 ct. diamond 5 .03 ct. diamonds  8.02 ct. diamonds weight 3.7 gms.  Appraised value $1,895. 8868043  days, 886-7683 eves. #42  Matching self-cleaning stove and  no-frost fridge-freezer. 2 yrs. old,  half new price. Ph: 886-8284.    #42  Brand new Gibsons Allnighter  ready to go - 20x28 inches ��� welded  '/a In. steel plate-firebrick liner included. $450. Reg. $575. Phone:  885-5534 after 5. #40  Double stainless steel sink and  faucets. Gd. cond. $40. 886-9847.  #40  Complete Darkroom Set-up, Leitz  enlarger, all manuals, all professional quality. $600.885-5282. #40  Queen size box spring & mattress.  $100.886-8268. #40  Firewood, Alder, seasoned, split,  dry. Call 885-2454 for delivery. #42  SHOP WITHOUT GOING SHOPP  ING,    THE    AMWAY    WAY.  Guaranteed Amway Products  delivered to your home. Call  885-3379. #42  FIsHer Baby Bear stove, complete  with hot water coil, never used.  $400,863-2483. #42  Automotive  1973 Ford Courier tor parts, in running condition, but has a burnt  valve. Best otter. 883-9139.      #41  1977  Honda  Civic  2-dr.  sedan,  radial tires and snow tires, AM/FM  cassette $3,000 OBO. 885-5657.  #41  Automotive  1977 Honda Civiv HB 43 km. SB  radials. 2 snow tires. $2,800 OBO  686-7216. #42  1976 Oldsmobile Cutlass, very  good condition, new tires. $3,500.  886-8026. #42  1972 Ford Vi ton. excel, cond. with  canopy $1,800.886-7993. #42  73 Pontiac Parisienne 4 dr. HT,  PS, PB, 350 V-8 radials, good  cond. $1,600 OBO after 6:00  686-8739.  ���42  Motorcycles   R Mobile Homes  '80   Yamaha   400,   11.000   km  $1,200,886-9665. #42  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 Service  8am- 5pm. 885-3281  S.MTI CtAST  F9M ULBS LT��  1977 Dodge Van - 318, 3-spd. overdrive, party camperized, 75,635  km. Radio, swivel chairs, $5,200.  Ph. 886-9862. #41  1972 Ford 3/4 ton truck,. PB,  PS, radio, sliding rear window,  wired for twin batteries, 4 new  tires, 2 spares mounted $3,200  OBO. Must be seen. A-1 condition.  Call 885-2497. #40  Has vour Rabbit  Lost lis Hop?  Come in and see Herman  Vandeberg, 20 years Volkswagen Specialist - Factory  trained.  SMTH CMST  PSKB   UlaU   Ul  Hours ol Service  S am - 5 pm    885-3281  m, ��* oo stoch  IMWVWPUIt  Would like to swap 1960 Mercedes  not running for late 60s VW good  running order. Phone 883-9354  evenings. #42  1974 GMC low mileage with lull-  size travel mate camper $7,000.  1979 Chev Vi ton low mileage.  $6,000 OBO. 8869102. #42  '69 Olds station wagon, runs A-1.  $350.886-2937. #42  1978 Dodge power wagon 400  block standard trans. 4x4. PS, PB,  short box Va ton $5,000 firm.  886-7955. #40  72 Ford Va ton Van needs engine  $275 OBO. 886-8694. #42  72 Nova, radials, new carb., good  suspension, tront end tight, good  crakes, sound motor, body good,  io problems. $1,175 OBO. Call  Dave 885-3718. #40  1974 Pontiac Astre Panel, new  paint, tires, 23 ch C.B., mounted  snows, AM radio, 4-cyl. stnd.  econo to operate $1,850.885-9509.  #40  76 VW Rabbit, good condition,  4-door, radio, fun to drive. $2,900.  886-2543. #41  '68 Dodge power wagon crew cab  4x4 with PTO winch. Must sell,  best offer. 886-7442. JfN  1969 Bronco- 4x4 new brakes,  shocks, starter, battery, tires,  driveshaft and universals, recently  spent over $900 on repairs.  Sacrifice $1,700. Can be seen at  office, Sunshine Coast Trailer  Park. Ph: 886-9826. TFN  77 Va ton Ford, less than 38,000  miles. A.T., P.S., P.B., radio,  8-track, dual tanks, heavy-duty  suspension. Good condition, no  rot. $3,750 firm. 883-9020 after 6:00  p.m. #40  1974 Corvette, .454, 4.sp��ed. .Offers Ph: 886-8764 alter 4. (EJtJ  cedent condition. #40  1980 Camaro Berlinetta ex. cond.  36,000 km. Ext. warranty, lady  driver. $8,500 OBO. 885-5242.   #40  '68 Ford Vi ton In solid running  order, new brakes & tires last spring, tape deck, $1,200. 886-8052  after 5 p.m. #40  1980 Caprice Classic completely  loaded with almost every GM op-  Hon, air, tilt wheel cruise, PW, PB,  AM/FM cassette, two-tone paint,  vinyl roof, cloth seats, plus more.  Only 15,000 km. Asking $9,500.  886-8450. #40  74 Chev wagon, 9-passenger, m  rust, reliable, clean. $1,600. After 5  p.m. 886-7889.     , #40  1977 Ford 350 P.U. super cab. Excellent for large camper, body and  motor In good shape. $6,000.  886-9192. #40  1974 Dodge Mon cab & chassis,  good condition, automatic, heavy  duty, $1,500.886-9411 TFN  1979 Dodge 1 ton, dual wheels,  flatdeck. V-8 auto., PS & PB,  20,000 km. Rebuilt. $5,500.  886-8414. TFN  '66 Ford Vi ton P.U. V-8 eng., dual  tanks, good shape, runs greal.  $700. 886-7527. After 5:30 call  886-9728. #40  1972 Pontiac Ventura PS & PB, excellent running condition. $1,000  OBO. 886-9145. #40  RENT-A-CAR  RENT-A-TRUCK  1981 1-Ton truck*  c/w 12' Vans  1981 F-250s  3/4 Ton Pickups  1981 Fairmonts  1981 Mustang*  5 Ton Truck. 22' Box  Hydraulic Tailgate  DAILY WEEKLY  MONTHLY  COMPETITIVE RATES  ���ABBA-  LEASE RENTALS  SOUTH COAST FORD  885-2131  Across from Bennor s  Furniture. Sechelt  1980 PE 250 886-7902  1977 Aquarius Motorhome. 454  eng.. 22' fully loaded. 32 000 km.  $25,000 firm. 883-9392 #41  1980 Yamaha $1,800 ��� best otter  886 9102 or 886-2462 #41  Can-Am 175 TNT, street & trail,  good condition & fast, only 2700  miles. 885-3185. TFN  1980 RM 100N, new back lires.  rings, fork seals, dehandlers, two  new fenders. $1,000 OBO. Call  886-9872 after 5 p.m. #40  1981 MXB0 Yamaha with helmet  $625 OBO. 885-5242 new. #40  1650 Norton SS, recently rebuilt. 1  Norton Matchless, recently  rebuilt. 886-8088 alter 8. TFN  1975 Mobile Home 12 x 64  sundeck and metal shed 4 apt. and  wood burning stove. $27,500.00  886-9777 Pad No. 63 Sunshine Cst.  Tr. Prk. TFN  TRAILER HITCHES  Reese, Eaz-Tow & custom hitches.  Call Terry at Coasl Industries, Gibsons. 886-9159 TFN  ' niWlMafcr "  IM. frMfe arrf Slaw. Caqwt  Marine  NS MA Ik*** (Whet*! ati  tMfktt ut ttf h m H*-  U%kmrs*mtmMmt��m  TrihfM.  k        ISMttt       .  Coast News. October 5,1981  Property  Th* Sunahln* Coast Realtor  announces Its n*w  "OPEN DOOR  POLICY"  The eiidOnsrieo and leDuiaDie -guide lo Real Eslate on the Sunsfuna  Ceui a ������ .-..,..-,," -j PMIVATK   LISTUMS  OT   HOMII FOR SAILS  Pltea. (>ho��. Mt-Mll or S44-HIT t.i dMIla  (hMH!���**��� at�������*,')*���,)- .���>���<)  Builders. Associated Trades and Mobile Home  Vendors are welcome to apply lor limited space  available  21  IK  A "Do-It-YourMlf"  opportunity for th*  Sunshlno Coast!  One nail acre lot, Redrooffs area, View   lot   on   Johnson   Rd.,  Haltmoon Bay. Services. Partial Langdale,  good   school,  good  view   $39,900.   682-1125   (Van- view, good neighbourhood. Cell  couver). #42 886-9259 aft. 6 p.m. #42  22 It. Lynwood 170/270 Volvo VHF  radio sounder.  Phone 886-9641.  #40  35' Ex-Troller completely rebuilt  Ford diesel sounder $10,000 OBO.  885-5588. #42  33 ft. Sloop, good shape. $30,000.  8869665. #42  23' Chris-Craft Ranger inboard 350  Chevy FWC mahog. int., head,  double bunks, depth sounder,  VHF radio. This classic needs a  lot of work, but Is a steal at this  price. $3,500 firm. 884-5330 after 6  p.m. #40  10 ft. F/G Skiff w/1979 4-hp. Merc  O/B, hardly used. Ph: 886-7956.  #42  Campers & RV's  1977 Reinell 19'/i ft. 175 hp I/O E-Z  loader, CB. depth sounder, canvas, cuddy w/head, 300 hrs. on  heat damaged motor. $9,500 with  new motor or save $ and fix  yourself lor $7,000.886-7204.   #42  Boat for sale: 15'/: ft. Sangster, 50  hp Merc O/B., elec. start, canvas  top, 2 day tanks. $2,000. 886-7747.  #41  14Vi ft. Boat, motor, trailer, full  canopy, best offer to $1,600.  885-5588. #41  AB Haddock Boafmovlng. Licensed and fully Insured.. Hydraulic  equipment. Phone 883-2722 days.  883-2682 eves. TFN  1977 Shasta 20Vi* trer., 3 piece  bath, 2-way fridge, forced air furnace, air cond., 2 propane tanks '  with regulator, spare tire & much  more. $7,800 OBO. 886-7216.    #42  1978 Layton Travel Trailer, 20 It.,  tandem axles, awning, air condi-  tiond with heat strip, bike carrier.  This unit as new 500 road miles.  Asking $11,500. Oatsun 1600 P.U.  with furnished O.K. Camper, 23 ch.  C.B., sunroof, good running order.  Only $3,450 or offers. Small Fargo  motorhome, 23 ch C.B., tape deck,  slant 6, auto, porta pot, turnished  and ready to go. $1,850. 885-9509.  #40  Roomy trailer, 16' with 3 burner  stove, oven, 3-way fridge, turn.,  elec. brakes. $2,600. 885-5598.  #4 1'  HIQGS MARINE ,, ,  SURVEYS LTD. .-  Insurance claims, condition and  valuation surveys. Serving the  Sunshine Coast and B.C. Coastal  Waters? Phone: 885-9425,  885-9747,885-3643,886-9546. TFN  42' Boat "C" licence includes gear  for prawns and live bait. 885-5358.  #40  16' K&C fibreglass Boat, 60 hp  motor, full canvas top. $2,500.  886-7013. #40  13' Sailboat. View Martin Rd. $850.  Oilers. 90 sq. ft. sail, fiberglass  w/wood deck. Ready to go.  886-8332 eves. ' #40  ! Mobile Homes  8' x 40' Mobile Home $2,000 or  best offer. Call 886-7622 after 6  p.m. #42  1975 Mobile Home 12 x 62 fully  skirted 19 x 6 covered storage &  porch addition 4 appl., wood  stove. $26,900 Mon-Thurs.  886-8380. Pd. 23. Sun. Cst. Tr. Pk.  TFN  10 x 50 2 bdrm. mobile home new  carpet, panelling, exter. siding,  fridge, stove, drapes, some furniture. $16,500 OBO. 886-9102.  #42  55 x 12 exc. condilion. carpeted,  bath, bed, living rooms. Built-in  lights, lots of cupboards, extra  large kitchen, drapes, blinds,  fridge, stove Incl. 2 bedrooms, oil  heat $18,500.883-2296. #42  tiSSS*  MOBILE HOME  SALES! SERVICE  Big Maple Motel  Davis Bay  885-9513  D.L. 6925  Coast Mobile  Homos Ltd.  GOOD  SELECTION OF  DOUBLE WIDES  we tana trades  or  Consign your Mobile  Home to us for  Quick sale  HWV. 101   '*a"'" ,rom Benner's  _^ ruimlurel  885-9979       mdl iin  1977 8'9" Frontier Camper, rear  toilet model, 3-way fridge, stove,  furnace, elec. water system, 4  lacks, sleeps 4. $3300.00.886-8450  or nearest offer. #40  1976 Edson 16 ft. Trailer, seldom  used, propane furnace, stove,  oven, fridge, 3 power1, power converter, hitch & sway bars. $3,750.  886-9970. #40  28' Trailer, fridge, stove, furnace.  $6,900 OBO. 885-5623 after 6 p.m.   _#40  1973 Intruder 25 It. Travel Trailer,  very few road mites $7,299. Can be  seen at office, Sunshine Coast  Trailer Park. 886-9826. TFN  Unfinished home on view lot, Gibsons Village, ready for purchaser  to complete, save on mortgage.  $75,000 F.P. Phone 112-733-7948.  #42  2 bdrm. Cottage, fruit trees, large  garden, quiet village area, 1 block  to beach, Roberts Creek. Ideal for  retirement or family home.  $68,500. For further details call  731-9737 after 7 p.m. or  weekends. #40  For removal, 1000 sq. It. house in  good condition. Make an otter.  6868239. #41  PRIVATE SALE  Gibsons area, fully serviced lot,  walking distance to school and  shopping $34,500 firm. Ph:  886-2945 or 886.-9478. #41  Roberts Creek building lot, treed,  close to beach $35,000. Ph:  885-3470. TFN  Large level building lot, potential  view at Gower Point. $59,500.  Phone 886-2137. TFN  Langdale... large lot 100 It/130 It.  semi-waterfront view lot, beach  access, walking distance to terry.  Phone (112)283-2388. #40  Lovely 3-year-old 3 bdrm. home,  1150 sq. It. Lg. rec. rm., work shop  in bsmt., 1 blk. to schools, shopping. 15'/a% open mortgage. F.P.  $98,500. Ph: 886-7854. #41  16 ft. travel trailer, furnace, stove  & oven, ice box, twin tanks, new  brake shoes & bearings, new wiring. $1,500 OBO. 886-9682.       #41  1974 2 bedroom - tip out on living  room ��� loaded with extras. Offers  to$22,500. Ph.(112)576-1465. TFN  Opportunities  Looking lor some "do-lt-yoursell"  job security in these uncertain  times? Local Amway distributor  will show you how to get It with  Income-producing, part-time  business ol your own. Phone  885-3379 for interview. #42  Economy got you down? Avon offers good dollars, nice people,  great prizes. Call Sue Wiggins  886-9166, Helen Phillips 885-2183.  TFN  WANTED TO BUY  Cabin   on   Keats   or  Gambier  Islands. Write Box 99, c/o Coast  News,  Box  460,  Gibsons,  B.C.  #46  '/; acre serviced semi waterfront  lot Wescan Road, Secret Cove.  $39,500. By owner. 922-7477.    #40  PHOTOGRAPHY! Gain experience  doing learn photos. We will train  you. Must have 35 MM reflex  camera, flash and car One hour  mornings and afternoons, two  hours evenings for two weeks.  Local assignment. Write Bestway  Pholo, 1699 Sherrldan, Coquitlam.  B.C.V3K1X2. #41  MOBILE HOMES  BRAND NEW 14x60 (640 square  feet) 2 bedroom. Must be moved.  $29,500. Phone 588-8818. (D5246)   TFN  WANTED IMMEDIATELY EXPERIENCED BODYMAN to work in  auto body shop by hour or contract. Also required Licensed  Mechanic. Apply Thompson  Neville, Gplden, B.C. Phone  344.6819. #40  HAWAII, FURNISHED, WAIKIKU  bedroom condominiums. Owner  will sell eight���one twelfth  shares. Registered limited part-  nershlp. Beach and golt minutes  away. $20,000 Canadian. Phone  921-9150. #40  LOG HOME 114 years. Quality  construction. 5 acres, lake front,  southern exposure, 1% storey, full  basement. 20 miles north ol  Williams Lake, $80,000 at 13 3/4 to  March 1986. A real dream at  $140,000. #40  WOODED LOT FOR SALE. PARK-  LIKE SETTING, BEACH ACCESS,  ALL SERVICES. MANATEE RD,  ROBERTS CREEK. 72V4 x 106.  $43,500. SOME FINANCIHO  AVAILABLE AT 15%.  SM-2637. TFM  Deluxe 2 year old 3 bedroom  bungalow-style home. Living  space 1450 sq. II. Fealures are:  Sunken living room, heatilator  fireplace, modern kitchen, built-in  Jenn-air. washer & dryer, closets,  dishwasher, fridge, a huge  bathroom, beautifully landscsped  Iront which is the widest lot on  that side of Creekside Estste.  Fenced-in vegetable garden, wood  shack etc. It has a 12% mortgage  ol $50,000 for another 3 years. By  eliminating real estste, this  $149,000 home csn be yours (or  $139,000. Ph. 886-7961 after 6 p.m.  #40  Beautiful Va acre view lot in Selma  Park. This lot is landscsped ready  to build on and located in one ot  the finest areas on the Cosst.  $57,500. Phone 885-7354 or  885-9368. #41  House lor sale by owner, Selma  Park, one bedroom retirement or  starter home on small lot with excellent view. $65,000. Phone:  886-8453. TFN  73 It. x 127 It. lot, nicely treed.  quiet srea, perc tested, King Road  off Hwy. 101, Qibsons. $35,000  firm. 885-7463. TFN  B.C. Vuhon Bianhet Classifieds  LIVESTOCK. CUSTOM FEEDING.  Quality service at competitive  rates. Added advantage of being  near to markets. Haney Farms,  Picture Butte, Alberta. Phone  (403)738-4410 or (403)738-4344. #42  ONLY $7,500 CASH DOWN-no ,  interest on balance lor 75 seat  Licensed Dining Room and 4  bedroom home on waterfront.  Lease with option to purchase.  Phone owner 487-9225. #40  COIN    OPERATED    GAMES  BUSINESS, rapid returns,  minimum time demands, Ideal  part-time business. Start small  grow large! For complete Inlormation phone 987-6648 anytime. Call  now! #40  WANTED: RESTAURANT TO  LEASE. To own or manage with  options. Excellent references, 25  years experience. Phone 376-7072  #8���631 Fortune Drive, Kamloops,  B.C.V2B2K4. #40  ANTIQUE 1935 Ford 4-door  Sedan restored. A���1 condition.  Offers. Also, 2 foot x 10 loot  Shoe Repair neon sign. Phone  656-5115 or 656-7555 Sidney, B.C.   _ tm  C4 YATES PLANER excellent con  dition with blower $10,500.  condilion with blower $10,000  Belsaw planer 5 H.P. $600 6  cylinder AMC power unit. Complete. $1,500. Phone 6987633  Burns Lake. #40  DETROIT DIESEL 6-7 IN, 4 valve,  rebuilt to lactory specifications,  suitable for power base, 180 day  warranty, also 4-53 and 8V71  Kootenay Columbia Heavy Duty  phone 385-5111. #40  REDUCING HERD SIZE SIMMEN-  TAL COWS, Heifers, Calves. 1/2,  3/4, Pure. Mostly A-1 breeding, Including Signal. Approximately 100  head. Purebred Bull, 4 years, sired  Beat. Reasonable prices. Phone  626-9976 (Matsqui, B.C.). #40  SUPER FINE QUARTErTToRSE  GELDING. Big, stout, and fast.  Also five beautiful, fancy bred  quarterhorse mares, also one  buckskin tilly. Phone 692-3722  evenings. #40  EXPERIENCED PARTS PERSON  required for aggressive Ford  dealership. If you are looking tor a  job with a challenge call us today.  We think you will enjoy living in  our community in Central Alberta.  Phone Don Shygera (403) 227-3311  Newman Ford Mercury Sales, In-  nisfail. Alberta. mo  FOR HIRE OR FOR SALE. 2 off  Highway Trucks. 1���1976 Mack  1-1981 Mack. Phone 923-5104.  #40  URINE-ERASE Saves Csrpetsl  Guarantees removal (dog, est,  human) urine stslns, odours, from  carpets. Free brochure! Dept. A,  Reldell Chemicals Ltd., Box 7500,  London, Ontario. N5Y 4X8.      #40  CONTINUOUS  EAVESTROUGHING completely  set up and ready to go. 4 Inch gutter machine, 14 foot vsn, Isdders  and all tools required. Asking  $8,000. Phone 376-1164,  Kamloops, B.C. #40  PREPARE YOUR OWN TAX  RETURN. Learn loopholes thst  will decrease your tsxes. Writs U  & R Tax Schools, 1146 Main  Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R2W  3S6 for Iree brochure. 140  TRADES! TERMS! Fraser Vslley  Kennels. Over 8 acres. Boarding,  grooming, training. Near freeway.  Many business opportunities.  Newco Realty, phone 689-1211,  615 West Hastings Street, Vsn-  couver, B.C. V6C 1B4. Roy Flnlsy  residence phone 298-5844.       #40  PSYCHIC READER In Tsrot snd  Palms. Write problems and full  date ol birth with $10 to: 2(33 Esst  Hastings Street, Vancouver, VSK  1Z5 Phone 255-3246. #40  CAT D6C FIAT ALUS 12GB, 3 yard  track, Fiat AIMS 745 4 yard rubber,  soil processor 200 yard hour. En-  quist Development phons  923 6568 140  A LEGAL SECRETARY IS REQUIRED by s law firm in Fort  Nelson, B.C. Ssnd resume to  Schuck & Merritt, P.O. Box 1137.  Fort Nelson, B.C. VOC 1R0.    #40  SALE. ATTICA HISTORICAL  HOME SUPPLIES is moving. All Inventory must go! Demolition snd  salvage materials. Month long  sale through October. 720 Marks!  Street, Victoria, B.C. VST 2E3.  Phone 382-4214. #40  THOMPSON VALLEY HEREFORD  BREEDERS 12th Annual Breed Im-  prover Sale. Saturday, October 31.  KXA Kamloops. 73 select  purebred heretords, horned snd  polled, bulls and heifers. Show 9  a.m. Sale 1 p.m. For information  835-4605 or 374-3669. #40  BEST WESTERN POCO MOTOR  INN offers the best of accommodation and dining in Lower  Mainland at 1545 Lougheed, No. 7  Highway. Toll Iree reservations  call 80O-268-8993. 140  ELEVEN ACRE FARM, creek, fruit  trees, large barn, large workshop,  three bedroom house, library, rock  fireplace, largs kitchsn  dishwasher, mortgage 15%  $115,000. Phone 269-7458.       #40 22  Coast News, Octobers, 1921  At UBCM  Mistrust mires restructuring  by Frsn Bourassa  Local officials met with the Ministry of Municipal Affairs at  the four day UBCM convention held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel  in Vancouver, September 22-25, and after the succession of  private meetings there seems to be some growing mistrust between the local governing bodies.  The delegation from the Villages of Sechelt told the Coast  News that they had been granted a 40 minute interview with both  the minister and inspector at which time they made a presentation of their views and concerns.  "Municipal Affairs has agreed to intervene in the restructuring talks," said Sechelt Mayor, Bud Koch. "They have  recognized that in the restructuring 'fight', for that is what it has  come to, that Ihe basic idea behind restructuring, to better serve  the interests of the people on the Sunshine Coast, has been lost  sight of. It has become nothing more than a power struggle.  "We did nothing to deride the SCRD or the Village of Gibsons in our talk with the minister," said Koch. But, he told the  Cosst News that he felt the regional board was not friendly  towards the idea of Sechelt's growth. "We are being choked; it  took eight years for the board to OK one subdivision in the  village," he said.  "The regional board is made up of the elected representatives  for most of the people on the coast but the decisions are not  coming from them, but the secretary-treasurer, Larry Jardine.  Staff are not elected by the people and should only be consulted  in non-political matters."  Alderman/director Brian Stelck said that the delegates from,  the Village of Sechelt told Municipal Affairs that they wished to  know where they stood in the restructuring picture and what options were available to them.  "Eighteen months ago, the village had begun a study of  amalgamation which included the Areas B and C. We were told  to put the study on hold as the restructuring of the entire Sunshine Coast was being looked at, said Stelck.  Stelck said that they informed Municipal Affairs that they had  to proceed soon with some kind of restructuring.  "The regional board passed a motion that asked ihe Ministry  to assist them in doing a study on restructuring which was agreed  to by the village representatives on the board. But when the motion was sent to Victoria, I understand that a map was sent along  with the proposed boundaries for a district municipality which  black lined around the boundaries of the two villages.  "We, the villages, want to be included in the talks, Not as an  option but as an assurance. We feel we should be allowed to do  our own research independently of the board if we wish.  "Director Jim Gurney of Area E made a statement at a past  board meeting that he felt that the initiative was being taken  away from the board by a questionnaire printed prematurely in a  local newspaper. Woodward assured us that we could do our  own research and that it was not exclusive for the board.  "The Village of Sechelt's position has not changed. We are  willing to participate in any discussions on restructuring and let  the Ministry draw the boundaries. At the point it becomes a war,  we are going to step back," said Stelck, "and contrary to belief,  we have not made a pact with Gibsons. We must, and need, to  proceed with some form of restructuring. The 1000 residents of  Sechelt can no longer afford to pay for and provide playing  fields, roads, etc. that are being used primarily by the fringe  areas."  Mayor Lorraine Goddard told the Coasl News that the Village  of Gibsons delegates went to discuss with Municipal Affairs the  status of their boundary extensions.  "Mr. Woodward told us that he had met with Sechelt and he  repeated that he would not entertain the idea of a district  municipality to be formed around the villages," said Goddard.  She also said that Woodward had confirmed with her that on the  issue of restructuring research, the regional board was not exclusive to information gathering.  Chairman of the Sunshine Coast Regional District, David  Hunter, expressed his concerns on the "documented presentation" given by the Village of Sechelt to Municipal Affairs  without the prior knowledge or consultation with the members  of the board.  "We, the five electoral area directors, (Area C, Charles Lee's  constituency excluded) are very upset that the tails are trying to  wag the dog. We will not be dictated to by the representatives of  10% of the population on the Sunshine Coast. We shall protect  the majority of the people from the vested interest of so few. We  want an open, constructive analysis of the ramification of  restructuring on the Sunshine Coasl," said Hunter.  Hunter told the Coast News that a letter will be drafted stating  the position of the electoral area directors on this matter and  send it to Municipal Affairs in the near future. Copies of the letter will be made public.  Hunter also told the Coast News that the map sent to  Municipal Affairs did not black line the villages, only outlined  them.  Area  ��� Fran Bourassa Photo  'C residents take a close look at the detailed plan for Ihe  collector road that will run near their homes.  Roads main Area C topic  Continued from Page One  "Basically, the plan of the road network would result in three  highways, the present Highway 101, a new intermediate route  midway between Highway 101 and the hydro line, and the new  third route following the power line. They [highways officials)  warned that not all corridors will be surveyed as field surveys are  expensive, time consuming and can be alarming to residents of  the area."  Another member on the regional board in 1973, Frank West,  echoed the sentiments of Almond.  "We said yes to the general idea of the grid system but only  when we needed it and we wanted to set as a priority the construction of the by-pass highway," said West.  Tucker Forsyth, from the local department of highways, told  the Coast News that the purpose for the collector road is to have  an alternate east-west road to service the subdivisions being  developed in the area.  "The Ministry has to look into the future when planning and  developing road network plans. These roads are what the area  neds and will need. The Ministry is more than willing to listen to  the concerns of citizens, but ultimately they are responsible for  providing good, safe corridors," said Forsyth. "I suppose that I  too would be upset and wouldn't want a major road to pass by  my house."  It is felt that the delegations going to Victoria will not meet  with much success.  Notice ol Intention to apply lor a  Disposition ot Crown Lsnd. In  Land Recording District of New  Westminster and situated North  Lalfe, Egmont, B.C. Take notice  that Heather Ann Fearn and  Ronald Allstalr Fearn, of Egmont,  B.C., occupation Homemaker and  Teacher, Intend to apply for a  lease of the following described  lands: The easterly Vt of D.L. 3024  Qr. 1 N.W. divided down the middle - North to South, containing .2  ha. The purpose for which the  disposition is required is.' Extension of holdings for a septic field.  Dated Sept. 22,1981. #40  B.C.  Yukon  Blanket Classify  OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS ON  NORTH VANCOUVER ISLAND.  High volume 2���island gas station  with 3���service bays. 1���year old  2���bay carwash, body and paint  shop, and used car sales on 1.3  acres. F.P. $449,000. Phone days  956-3321 evenings 956-3928.   #40  HARBEL HOLDINGS LTD. Mobile  homes located in parks on pads.  Listings and Sales. We welcome  all enquiries. Listings wanted.  Wheel Estate. Phone collect.  Lower Mainland Dlvsion  13647-100th Avenue, Surrey, B.C.  V3T 1H9. 585-3622; Kamloops Division, 90-180 Seymour Street,  Kamloops, B.C. V2C 2E2.  372-5711. The Wheel Estate People. (D.L.6747). TFN  WOOD WINDOWS AND DOORSI  Guaranteed lowest prices. Walker  Door Ltd. Vancouver 266-1101,  North Vancouver 985-9714, Richmond 273-7030. Kamloops  374-3566. Nanaimo 758-7375. TFN  CARETAKERS WANTED at  beautiful McGillivray Falls, Anderson Lake, B.C. Bondable couple,  cabin provided $550 monthly.  Light duties and security, write  27587 32A Avenue, Aldergrove,  B.C. VOX 1A0. #40  SKILLED WELDERS REQUIRED  minimum 5 years meg fabrication  experience on medium gage and  repetitive production work. Phone  immediately 847-4301, after 6:00  p.m. 847-9774. #40  LOOKING FOR A JOB but no experience? Training available for  sculptured fingernail extension.  Certified training. Tuitition tax  deductible. Materials provided for  setting up your own business.  Beauty Nails of California. Phone:  days 463-5025, evenings 462-7587  or 462-7774. #41  SUNSHINE COAST REGIONAL DISTRICT  NOTICE OF  PUBLIC HEARING  ^AtteeAxr .  \^  Proposed zone boundary maamam  Present zoning - R2  Proposed zoning - R1  Appendix 1 to by-law no. 96.65  Land Use Regulation Amendment By-law No. 96.65  Pursuant lo sections 720 and 814 ol the Municipal Act,  R.S.B.C. 1979. a Public Hearing will be held lo consider the  following proposed by-law of Ihe Sunshine Coast Regional  Districi. All persons who believe their interest in property to  be allectetJ by the proposed by-law shall be afforded an opportunity to be heard on matters contained therein.  By-law No. 96.65 will amend Map 907 ol Schedule A to  Land Use Regulation By-law No. 96.1974 by designating a  portion of Block 9, D.L. 4758, Plan 5196 as a Residential  1-RI land use zone. The subject properties are within the  area locally referred to as Bayview, near Sargeant Bay. The  use ol land will be limited to residence (excluding mobile  homes), home occupation, civic use and public service.  The Public Hearing will be held in the Council Chambers ol  the Sechelt Village Hall, 1176 Inlet Avenue, Sechelt, B.C. at  7:15 p.m. on Thursday, October 15, 1981.  The above is a synopsis ol By-law No. 96.65 and is not  deemed to be an interpretation of the By-law. This By-law  may be inspected at the Regional District Olfice, 1248 Wharf  Street, Sechelt, B.C. during office hours, namely Monday to  Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Thursday and Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.  Sunshine Coast Regional District  Box 800  Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0  885-2261  Mr. Larry Jardine  Secretary-Treasurer  SUNSHINE COAST REGIONAL DISTRICT  NOTICE OF  PUBLIC HEARING  Piopesed zone boundary amtmam  Present zoning - R2  Proposed zoning - R1  Appendix 1 to by-law no. 96.68  Land Use Regulation Amendment By-Law No. 96.68  Pursuant to sections 720 and 814 of the Municipal Act,  R.S.B.C. 1979, a Public Hearing will be held to consider the  following proposed by-law of the Sunshine Coast Regional  District. All persons who believe their interest in property to  be affected by the proposed by-law shall be afforded an opportunity to be heard on mailers contained therein.  By-law No. 96.68 will amend the zoning map ol Land Use  Regulation By-law No. 96,1974 by designating a portion of  Lol F, Blocks 6 and 7. D.L. 1318, Plan 16538 as a Residential 1-R1 land use zone. This by-law amendment will result  In single wide mobile homes and mobile home parks being  eliminated as a land use as permitted under the current  Residential 2-R2 zoning.  The Public Hearing will be held in the Council Chambers of  the Sechelt Village Hall, 1176 Inlet Avenue, Sechelt, B.C. at  7:15 p.m. on Thursday, October 15, 1981.  The above is a synopsis of By-law No. 96.68 and is not  deemed to be an interpretation of the By-law. This By-law  may be inspected at the Regional District office, 1248 Wharf  Street, Sechelt, B.C. during office hours, namely Monday to  Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Thursday and Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.  Sunshine Coast Regional District  Box 800  Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0  885-2261  Mr. Larry Jardine  Secretary-Treasurer  I*  notice: public hearing  The CRTC will hold a public  hearing beginning on 21 October 1981 at the Century  Plaza, 1015 Burrard St., Vancouver, to consider the  following.  Kltkatla, B.C. application  (811755800) by Kltkatla  Developments Limited,  Kltkatla, B.C. VON 1C0, for  a cable television broadcasting licence to serve  Kltkatla, for the purpose of  distributing the programs of  the Canadian Satellite Communications Inc. (CANCOM)  network, received via  satellite and other broadcasting services. The application may be examined  at the Band Office, Kltkatla.  How to Intervene: anyone  wishing to comment on an  application must submit a  written intervention, stating  clearly and concisely the  relevant facts and the  reasons for the Intervener's  support for, opposition to or  modification of the application, also whether or not the  intervenor wishes to appear  at the hearing.  Deadline lor receipt ol Interventions st ths Commission snd with ths applicant  12 Octobsr 1981: to be sent  by registered mall or personal delivery to applicant  and CRTC Ottawa, Ont. KIA  ON2 with proof of service,  must be actually received  on specified date, not merely posted on this date.  Examination ol applications snd documents: at  local address given in this  notice and at the Commission, Central Building, Les  Terrasses de la Chaudlere,  Room 561,1 Promenade du  Portage, Hull, Quebec and  at the CRTC's Vancouver  Office, Suite 1130, 701  Georgia St. W., Vancouver.  Further Information Is  outlined in the CRTC "Rules  of Procedure" available for  the sum of $1.50 from: The  Publishing Centre, Department ot Supply and Services, Ottawa, Ont. KIA 0S9.  Inlormation: Write to CRTC  or phone 819-997-1027 or  997-1328. (NPH-56)  Canada  Parks need  local leg work i  Continued from Page One  tourist), and a map designating the present status and the future  wants of the area."  Turner said that the completion of the OPP should take thred  months, which would include time for writing and public input;  The committee discussed application for titles to lands for  park purposes and the matter of land swaps. ���  "It seems that the Ministry of Lands, Parks and Housing does  not care for the exchange route because of the large amount of  .time it takes to complete the deals," said Charles Lee, the committee chairman.  "It seems to me," said director Harry Almond, "from conversations with the Ministry, that if we are willing to do the leg*  work ourselves that they are prepared to take it from there."  Alderman/director Brian Stelck agreed. "At the Union of  British Columbia Municipalities convention, Al Rhodes from  the Ministry of Lands, Parks and Housing told me that we have  to set our priorities and as far as land swaps go, we spend our'  own staff time in the assessment of lands involved in the swaps,"  get the deal together and then the Ministry will get involved.  "The acquiring of park lands on the Sunshine Coast is only a  matter of extra work for us. Let's go on with it," said Stelck.'  Turner gave the committee many helpful hints and directions-  as they leafed through the study and its recommendations, on  what was involved in acquiring the lands, and which parcels the  parks branch would favour.  At UBCM  Stelck asks about  local highways  'The Bear Pit Session' at the Union of British Columbia  Municipalities (UBCM) convention, is a time set aside for!  delegates to pose questions to the cabinet ministers.  On Friday, September 25, at the televised portion of the convention held in Vancouver, alderman/director Brian Stelck ask-,  ed questions of Energy Minister Bob McClelland and Minister  of Transportation and Highways Alex Fraser that dealt with two.  local issues: the route of the natural gas pipeline from the interior to Vancouver Island, and the proposed by-pass highway  for the Sunshine Coast. '  On behalf of the Association of Vancouver Island,'  Municipalities (AVIM, of which the SCRD is a member), Stelck.  asked McClelland when the scheduled completion date was for;  the natural gas pipeline. Stelck also thanked B.C. Premier Bill;  Bennett for the promise of public hearings which are to be held  in the spring.  McClelland said that no firm decisions had been made at the  present time, "But it is fair to say," said McClelland, "that we  are taking a second look at the Northern Route."  Sechelt Mayor Bud Kock told the Coast News that anyone  with concerns for or against the pipeline should begin preparing  his brief at this time for the public hearings to be held sometime  in the spring.  The second question directed to Alex Fraser and asked on,  behalf of the Sunshine Coast delegates inquired into the starting*  date of construction of the proposed by-pass highway on' the"  Coast. Stelck told Fraser of the delegates' concerns about the;  additional load to be put on the existing poor highway in the ad- *  vent of the new 'stretch' ferries that will carry 400 cars. ;  Fraser answered that he was not surprised that the Sunshinej  Coast was getting better service from the Ministry, "We will get'  on with the construction of the by-pass when funds are1  available. We do realize the roads on the Sunshine Coast are in- -���  adequate," said Fraser, non-committally.  Legal  VLJI5SIFIFD ADS  NOTICE OF  PUBLIC HEARING  li  PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO VILLAGE OF GIBSONS ZONING  BY-LAW NO. 350,1979  Pursuant to Section 703 ot the Municipal Act, a Public Hearing will be held In the Municipal Hall, 1490 South Fletcher  Road, Gibsons, B.C., on Tuesday, October 13th, 1981 at  7:30 p.m. to consider Bylaw No. 406,1981 (Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 406,1981). At the Hearing all persons who  deem their interest In property affected by the proposed bylaw  shall be afforded an opportunity to be heard on matters contained In the bylaw.  The intent of the bylaw Is to amend the present zoning to the  following described properties as noted below:  1. That certain parcel or parcels of land in the Village of  Gibsons more particularly known and legally described as the northerly 466 feet (142.03 meters) of Lot  1, Blocks 4-6, Districi Lot 689, Plan 13703 be rezoned from Residential Zone 3 to Light Industrial Zone 1.  2. This bylaw may be cited as "Zoning Amendment  Bylaw No. 406, 1981."  Take notice that the above paragraph Is deemed to be a ���  synopsis of Bylaw No. 406 and not deemed to be an interpretation thereof. The Bylaw may be inspected at the Gibsons  Municipal Office, 1490 South Fletcher Road, during office  hours, namely Monday to Wednesday, 8:30 a m to 4*30  p.m. and Thursday and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 500 p m  J.W. Copland  ADMINISTRATOR More Letters ...  Socred education policy  Editor:  , The following is a copy of a  letter to Don Lockstead in  response to his story in your  paper of September 15, entitled: Education Report is Disappointing. 1 would very much  appreciate if you would be so  kind as to publish it in the  Coast News. Thank you.  Yours sincerely,  Arthur Shaw  Pear Mr. Lockstead:  I have just read your  criticism of Socred education  policy, buried beneath the Police news of the week, on page  9 of the September 15 Coast  News. I think your comments  are valid except that there is  emerging, especially in the  U.S., a somewhat distressing  new line of though on what  you refer to as "Special  Needs" and what is sometimes  called "Learning Disabilities". For more information  on ihis, and in case you have  some real concern about  trends in education, I suggest  you subscribe to a bi-monthly  publication which has been  coming out of Boston since  1977, called Growing Without  Schooling. The prime mover  for this excellent, low-cost  magazine is none other than  Mr. John Holt, the author of  numerous books about  children and learning, and  failure to learn. The address is  729 Baylston Street, Boston,  Mass. 02116.  You may recall that I left a  note in your campaign headquarters in Gibsons, was it  1978?, suggesting that the  most critical problem of our  time is the schooling problem.  We discussed it briefly at that  lime.  You are correct to mention  he increasing cost of school-  ng. I am going to make a con-  lection between that and the  ligh costs of policing. I  I tvonder if you are prepared to  hink about that?  At the present time in the  i United States, many families  schools would abolish compulsory attendance, the  amount of vandalism and  crime would drop dramatically.  People tend to have a knee-  jerk reaction to this idea  screaming, "licence, self-  indulgence, promiscuity,  drugs!!" Personsonally, I am  amazed that the mass media is  still able to generate such  hysteria, particularly about  marijuana.  Thank you again for your  information, I remain,  Yours faithfully,  Arthur Shaw  Box 245  Gibsons, B.C.  P.S. I am send a copy of this  letter to John Burnside of the  Coast News, particularly for  the benefit of the Senior  Citizens in our community,  many of whom would like to  understand what is wrong with  the young people, and why  taxes are so high. Some people  say, "99-70 of the teenagers are  fine! It's just a few bad ones  making ail the trouble," but I  msist that, although it may be  only a few who are visibly  rebellious, they have a lot of  moral support from the  others.  Coast News, October 5,1981  23  This 1939 Deluxe Chevrolet, owned by Gordon Richier of Coquitlam paid a villi to our Coast  recently. It is considered the "family sedan", since the other family car Is a rare 1926 Model T  Ford with 14 coats of etched black lacquer. Both cars have been fully restored by Gordon In hb  spare time. He is a full time mechanic. - eia.ua, i samon pnou  More on school letter grades  Editor:  Recently there has been a  great deal of debate about letter grades and failure in our  public school system. 1 have  spoken to some who believe in  the need for letter grades.  All of the discussion causes  me to reply with a story about  a teacher who taught in a Highj  Gibsons driving  unpredictable  Dear Sir, "^  Driving in Gibsons can be   a homemade crosswalk was  unpredictable. Both commercial areas are virtually devoid  of centrelines, and lacking in  crosswalks. They were once  there, but have now worn  away. Most centrelines are  maintained by the Highways  Department, who seem unable  to keep up to the demand.  Some crosswalks are  municipal.  Further, despite business  like 'Tow-away Zone' signs,  no one gets towed, even blocking an entire lane, a definite  hazard.   The  motor   vehicle  arq,Ru|lingahja> chiM^ip-A^.jijip^riptendentJs keeping the  oftthe schools. One reason is  because school seems to make  their children irritable,  frustrated and violent.  Without hesitation, I am  I prepared to predict that if the  village and by-law enforcer  waiting, for months, as he  considers whether he will  allow them to keep the roads  clear.  Ironically, as a Grad caper,  1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 19821982 1982  8  NOW IN STOCK  "1982"  Dated Books and Calendar Pads  uxokk:..  885-3735 Sechelt ��  ���1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982 1982  painted at the fool of School  Road hill, and even this has  faded with time. But what a  noble spirited idea. And what  a contrast to the defunct water  fountain and washroom to  which this crosswalk leads;  this is undoubtedly the work  of vandals, asking in a roundabout manner for attention  from a hopefully close-knit  rural neighbourhood.  Finally, we hear of the proposed subdivision of Gospel  rock on Gower Poinl. is this  area to become like an increasing proportion of the Coast,  vJithoutrttitTef'"frem "TOnstant  built up roadsides. Deprived  of the few last spots such as  this, how will even the animals  come down to the seashore for  salt? This most scenic turn  must give many people a  measure of peace. Let's appreciate what we have.  Yours,  Mr. V.P. 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Cash, cheques or money orders  must accompany all classified advertising  CLASSIFIED DEADLINE  NOON SATURDAY  ALL FEES PAYABLE  PRIOR TO INSERTION.  Please mail to Coast News, Classifieds,  Box 460, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0.  Or bring In person to  the Coast News Office In Gibsons.  CLASSIFICATION:  Eg. For Sale, For Rent, etc  I11L1LL1.L    ...               __           J  _i_  fc      T~                         T  School for some 10 years. He  said, "I taught in a high  school for 10 years. During  that time I have given  assignments to, among others,  a murderer, an evangelist, a  pugilist, a thief, and an imbecile.  The murderer awaits death  in the state penitentiary; the  evangelist has lain a year now  in the village churchyard; the  pugilist lost an eye in a brawl  in Hong Kong; the thief by  standing on tiptoe, can see the  window of my room from the  county jail; and the once gentle eyed little moron beats his  head against a padded wall in  the asylum.  The murderer was a quiet  boy who sat on the front seat  and regarded me with pale  blue eyes; the evangelist, easily  the most popular boy in  school, had the lead in the  junior play; the pugilist lounged by the window and let loose  at intervals with a raucous  laugh that startled even the  geraniums; the thief was a gay  hearted Lothario with a song  on his lips; and the imbecile, a  soft eyed little animal always  sought the shadows.  All of these pupils once sat  in my classroom and looked at  me gravely across a worn  brown desk. I must have been  a great help to these pupils���I  taught them the rhyming  scheme of the Elizabethan  sonnet and how to diagram a  complex sentence and gave  them an A, a B, a C, for their  results. One received an E and  failed my course."  Neighbours, to sum up the  debate best of all when the letter grade advocates begin to  speak, "failing a child is like  fining a man when he is  broke."  Yours truly  Glaus Spiekermann  General Delivery  Bowen Island, B.C.  Nature Note  ���        by Vlckl deBoeY*}     f.  The phrase 'Playing  Possum' comes from the  Opossum's peculiar habit of  playing dead when threatened.  It is not known if the Opossum  consciously plays dead or if it  is a natural reflex of the body  stimulated by fear. Whatever  the reason, no animal does it  as well as the Opossum. When  seriously threatened, he suddenly goes limp, rolling over  with his eyes shut and tongue  hanging out. Even his  breathing slows down and no  amount of prodding or poking  will rouse him. As soon as the  threat is past the Opossum  wakes up and ambles off in his  slow ungainly gait.  Opossums are North  America's only marsupial and  they are the most primitive  mammal on this continent.  Marsupials do not have a  placenta and the young are  born after a very brief gestation period. The young of the  Opossum are in the embryo  stage when born, after a gestation period of 13 days. From  eight to 18 babies emerge from  the mother at birth and they  must crawl a few inches  through the mother's fur to  her pouch.  The pouch of the Opossum  runs along the outside of her  stomach and contains 13 nipples. If more than 13 babies  are born, only the first to  grasp a nipple will survive.  Once the babies grasp the nipple it swells inside the mouth  to provide a constant food  supply and a firm attachment.  To give you an idea of the  size of Opossums at birth, 16  to 20 of them can fit into a  *��BfeSjJdb|. The young remain  witnifl'tne pouch for 20 weeks  and aftoyhat* they stay with  their mother for another four  weeks, usually hitching a ride  on her back, often with their  tails wrapped around her tail  which she throws over her  back,  For those of you who have  never seen an Opossum, they  are a peculiar, untidy looking  creature with coarse unruly  hair. They are about the size  of a large cat with very short  legs, a long pointed nose with  a pig-like snout. They have  large round eyes and rounded  ears. Most obvious of all is  their rat-like prehensile tail  that is as long as their body.  This tail is used by the  Opossum to hang upside down  from fruit or berry trees while  reaching for hard-to-get food.  Opossums are nocturnal  and they spend their days  sleeping in dens and nests  made by other animals. On  their nightly forages  Opossums eat almost anything  including bugs, reptiles, birds  eggs, carrion plus fruit, berries  and various vegetable matter.  They are not. true liiber-  nators but they will go into a  deep sleep for days at a time  during   very   cold   weather.  Opossums are hunted and  trapped for their fur, which is  nol of very good quality, but is  used to make simulated  beaver. In some places in the  south they are eaten and the  dish 'Possum and Sweet  Taters' is highly esteemed.  One writer states, however,  that it is best to throw away  the 'Possum' and eat the  'Taters'.  T  NO. OF ISSUES  DROP OFF YOUR  'CLASSIFIED ADSImm  In Sechelt  " CAMpbells  FAMILY SHOES It LEATHER GOODS  "In the Heart ot Downtown Sechelt"     885-9345  DEADLINE: 12 NOON SATURDAY  In Pender Harbour at:  School SlippUn Near Mr  MADEIRA PARK PHARMACY  Pender Harbour Centre      883-9414  DEADLINE: 12 NOON FRIDAY  Classifieds must be pre-paid .  iFGoodrieh  RaaMMud-TerrainT/A  TheOnfyRcdkdMud'nze.  ��� Radio/ construction otters quicker steering response and better ride  qualities than bias-ply mud Ives.  ���Large center groove channels water away from tread suriace and helps  reduce hydroplaning.  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The optics arc painstakingly  ground, polished and aligned to ensure crisp, sharp, accurate image  reproduction. Choose from a compact 135mm 2.X w/Macro Lens or a  200mm 3.3 Telephoto Lens and mulch ii with a 35mm lo 70mm 3.5/4.5  Zoom. Kitstar Lenses are mullieoated and have a live year guarantee.  CAMITAR SO-200mm Zoom  Lenses and  Accessoritls  ><*��.  CLOSE-UP  \��M  KITSTAR  35 to 7()nim Zoom^1  SAVE $146  WIDE ANGLE  00  299  Lenses and  Accessories  Kits Incredible Offer No. 2  Here is a pairing ol two Zoom Lenses lo give the maximum in  creative flexibility I'm the mosl economical cost imaginable. Mulch  the Camutat 80 to 2i��liiiin 4.5 w/Macro in Ihe Kitstar 35 lo 70mm  3.5/4.5 im ii virtually uninicrruplcd choice of local lengths Irom  35mm Wide Angle lo 200mm lelephulu.  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This is in  part due to the natural tendency of a lender to want as much  security as possible for his  money and in part due to the  uncertainty as to the ownership of the family assets which  he may view as security for the  loan.  To understand your liability  as a guarantor the starting  point is the guarantee that you  sign - Reid It. Most  guarantees have somewhat  standard provisions but the  critical area in which they may  differ is in the amount of your  liability. In some instances you  will be guaranteeing all of the  borrowers liability with that  lender.  The net effect of your  guarantee is that you are on  the hook for the amount of  your guarantee in the event  that the borrower defaults on  his loan. The lender is not required to take legal action  against the borrower before  requesting repayment of the  loan from you. In the event  that you fail to repay the loan  when requested the lender can  take legal action directly  against you.  Should that happen and you  do repay the loan then you are  entitled to take the position of  the lender vis-a-vis the borrower. Thus you can request  the lender to assign to you any  security that he might have  from the borrower.  Admittedly all of this may  be of small comfort to you  since the reason that the lender  has turned to you for payment  is because he is unable to collect from the borrower.  Finally, I would add that  with respect to guarantees by  spouses you may find thai the  lender requires you to see a  lawyer and have him/her sign  a form verifying thai he/she  has advised you as to your  liability under the guarantee.  This practice has become more  common as a result of some  successful defences raised by  spouses that they were not  aware of the full effect of the  guarantee or that they had  been coerced inlo signing it.  CLASSIFIED NOTE  Drop oil your Coasl Ne<  Classified   at   Campbell s  Family Shoes. Sechelt. or  Madeira  Park  Pharmacy  Madeira Park  From the Attic  Baltimore Pear design then and now  by Helene Wallinder  The Baltimore Pear design  in particular has a complicated  history. First produced in 1874  by Adams & Co. of Pittsburgh, Pa., and first appeared under the name "Gipsy". This same pattern was  later called Fig, Twin Pear,  Double Pear and Maryland  Pear. The most popular and  enduring name has been  Baltimore Pear.  The pattern was originally  made in clear glass in a large  number of pieces, including 18  different compotes. In 1898,  after Adams & Co. had merged with the U.S. Glass Co., the  Baltimore Pear pattern was  reproduced.  Beginning in the 1930's, the  pattern was produced in all  forms, and has been called one  of the "pitfall" patterns. In  the 1950's, a few pieces of the  Baltimore Pear pattern were  re-issued by the Imperial Glass  Co. These are easy to identify  because the fruits were stained  with rose and blue color.  The Baltimore Pear pattern  now being reproduced from  the original molds by the Jean-  nette Co. is again in clear  glass, with no identifying  marks to distinguish the new  from the old. There are a few  minor differences. The old  cream pitcher had a scalloped  edge; the new one has a plain  edge.  The manufacturer says that  there is a small "R" stamped  in the bottom of the new butter dish, although this is not  true of the other new pieces.  The first run of the new pieces  copied exactly the opening in'  the handles of the butter dish  and the IO1/:" server. Later  runs have closed handles.  Reproduction pieces  available include an 8'/5" luncheon plate, a lO'/S" serving  tray, a 9" bowl, a AVi" bowl,  a 2 piece butter dish and a 3  piece* sugar and creamer.  Reproduction   sugar   and  creamer sets sell for about $10  in gift shops. Old sets would  cost between $40 and $120.  To sum up: If you see a  cream pitcher with a plain  -edge, ora* server* or a-butter  dish with closed handles, you  know it is new. Examine all  other pieces carefully.  Further information on this  pattern and other pressed glass  patterns can be found in Early  American Pressed Glass by  Ruth Lee and Early American  Pattern Glass by Alice Metz.  EVERARD   INSURANCE  SERVICES LTD  Specialists in term life insurance  ��� Low-cost ��� Mortgage Insurance  ��� Non-Smoker Rates  CALL US AT 885-5726  is pleased once again to offer  FOOD  SAVER  DEHYDRATOR  This simple.^ economical and efficient unit will preserve  vour fruits, vegetables, meats, fish and herbs while retaining all natural flavours, nutrients and colours.  A Great Money Saver!  To order please call  000*2833  Henry Rd., Gibsons  Pender draw winners  Why do people spend hours  enthusiasically creating  beautiful   object   at   no  Gibsons Ready Mix  886-8174  Drainrock "Washed Rock  "Sand        "Concrete Anchors  ���Fill  Mon,���Friday 8a.m.���5p.m.  Pender Harbour  Motor Vehicle Accident Kit  consisting of:  (1) A good belt left in a mickey to help convince the attending  policeman how you plan to beat the I.C.B.C.  (2) Vial of blood, human or animal, doesn't matter.  (3) Small quantity of crazy glue, contact cement or equal.  (4) Handfull of assorted lengths of deer hair.  These compact, colourfull kits may be purchased at a fair price from any of our many anti icy-  bicky stores throughout the province of B.C.  "profit" to themselves?  One answer is "money".  The draw brought hundreds of  dollars to buy needed equipment. But money isn't all.  There's the fun of creating  beauty. This is shown by the  lovely handmade gifts filling  Ihe Auxiliary's "Showcase"  and the gallery of local pain-  tings which formed a  backdrop as Dr. Estey drew  the  winning  tickets  Mrs. Miriam Wiley of  Madeira Park won a pink  quilt, and A. Hadersdeck of  Vancouver won a colourful  Afghan.  . Why did Evelyn Tapio of  Madeira Park make and  donate the quilt, and Flo  Williams of Egmont make the  Afghan, for the Clinic?  Of the many showcase  workers, Al Whittle and Lou  Heidema, were present  Another attraction for  Pender Harbour Clinic  workers: they know their efforts are appreciated.  Margaret Causey and Mar-  jorie Rankin, who look after  the showcase and who  organized the recent raffle,  were both on hand. So was Iris  Griffith, president of the  Clinic Auxiliary, who said  "We are always amazed at the  amount and quality of things  our supporters make...and we  welcome any help or suggestions".  Pender Harbour Taxi  Now Dispatched From  885-3666  Take advantage  of these incredible savings  on name-brand appliances  Visit your  ICG Canadian Propane dealer  today!  Sale ends October 30. 1981  SAFE 20%  On all major propane.  natural gas and electric appliances  Inglis Washers & Dryers  Inglis or Admiral Dishwashers  Gas or Electric Refrigerators  Gas or Electric Ranges  Broilmaster Gas Barbecues  G.SW. Gas Water Heaters  Wall & Space Heaters  Primus Camping Equipment  SAVE'100  FURNACES AND UNIT HEATERS  ���Available in high, low and counter-flow models in any size.  Choose between natural gas and propane.  Convert your present oil furnace to propane or natural gas  and you could quality lor a government grant ol up to $800.����!  ICG CANADIAN PROPANE LTD  DIVISION OF INTEB-CITV GAS COBPORATlON  Sunshine Coast Hwy., Sechelt  885-2360  TOTAL PROPANE SERVICE!  IT Guess Where  nepon irom me Legislature  Socreds shortsighted  on agriculture  I he usual prize of $5.00 will be awarded to the person whose entry is chosen correctly identifying  the location of Ihe above. Send your entries to Ihe Coast News, Box 460, Gibsons, in time to reach  Ihe newspaper by Saturday of this week. Last week's winner was Ms. J. Stewart of Box 253, Gibsons, who correctly located the view from the window of the stairwell in Gramma's Pub in Gib-  - John Burnside Pholo  Coast Naturalists  Marsh Society to meet  In Vince Bracewell  The Sechelt Marsh Protec-  ii\ c Society's Birding Section  begins its winter season of activities with the first meeting  on Thursday, October 8, at  8:00 p.m. Please take note of  the new location in Sechelt  Elementary School, main  building, [il is feit that this will  provide more parking space].  The guest speaker will be  Allison Walt, Porpoise Bay  Provincial Park Naturalist.  Allison will be showing slides  and talking aboul the flora  and fauna of Triangle Island.  Members, friends and prospective members are invited  to attend and enjoy the presen-  CLASSIFIED NOTE  Drop oil your Coast.Ne\  Classltied al Campbells  Family Shoes. Sechell. oi  Madeira Park Pharmacy.  Madeira Park  tation ot the guest speaker and  get involved with activities for  naturalists of which some  seven are slated for the month  of October.  The Sechelt Marsh Society is  an active member of the  Federation of British Columbia Naturalists and our president, Katie Angermeyer is a  director of the Federation. A  regional meeting of Lower  Mainland directors was held  on September 22 at the home  of Duanne Van Den Berg in  Maple Ridge. [Duanne is one  of the sandhill crane ladies.]  Tony Greenfield and Vince  Bracewell attended this  meeting as alternate representatives for the Sechelt club,  joining with representatives  from six other clubs in the  Lower Mainland to deal with  items on the agenda which included: appointment of  regional co-ordinator; planning for regional workshops,  field trips, etc.; Christmas bird  counts���December 1981;  reports from the Federation of  British Columbia Naturalists  conservation and education  chairman; fall directors  meeting in Prince  George���October 10-11; other  business.  This meeting was chaired by  Jude Grass who accepted the  appointment of regional coordinator. It is hoped that  under her chairmanship this  group will be able to share  ideas and information and  assist the member clubs when  the need arises.  in closing I would like to  mention that Katie was unable  to attend the meeting as she  was expecting the arrival of a  new bird watcher to help her  and Tony. I would like to announce that the happy event  took place on September 30  with the birth of a baby girl.  Congratulations Katie and  Tony!  by Don Lockstead  The week of October 4 to 10  has been proclaimed  "Agriculture Week" by the  B.C. Federation of  Agriculture, an organization  representing most of B.C's  20,000 farmers. We in the  NDP wish the farmers well in  this attempt to present their  concerns to the public.  Agriculture is one of our  most important provincial industries. Total cash receipts  from the sale of farm products  in 1980 amounted to $749  million. The most important  commodities are dairy products, eggs and poultry,  livestock and a wide range of  fruits and vegetables.  Many will be surprised to  learn that B.C. is almost 50%  self-sufficient in food production. This is all the more impressive when one considers  that less than 5% of the land  in B.C. lies . within the  Agricultural Land Reserve.  Agriculture was a majoi  priority area for the NDP  government of 1972-75. Dave  Stupich was a well-informed,  high-profile minister who had  full support from the premier  and the cabinet. He worked in  close consultation with the industry to develop a range of  new policies.  One of the most important  initiatives was the creation of  the Agricultural Land  Reserve. While it was controversial at the time, the  Agricultural Land Reserve has  since won wide acceptance.  Conservation of our small  supply of good agricultural  land is essential if we are to  maintain and increase our present level of self-sufficiency in  food production, and if we are  to maintain an appropriate  balance between urban and  rural development.  The present government has  done much to erode the land  reserve. While the minister of  agriculture pays lip servic? to  the land reserve, he and his  colleagues had destroyed the  integrity of the reserve.  The other side of the NDP  agricultural policy was the  farm income assurance program. Society decided that  farm land should remain in  farming, meaning that  agricultural land values are  often below what could be  realized if there were no land  use planning.  Society, then, has an obligation to ensure that farmers  receive a fair price for their  product; one that covers the  costs of production and allows  for a standard of living comparable to that of other British  Columbians.  Marketing initiatives assist  in this goal, but farm income  assurance is necessary if  farmers are to survive lean-  years and the cost-price  squeeze which has been caused  by high interest rates and high  inflation.  Farmers do not want  government handouts. They  rightly expect fair prices and a  reasonable standard of living.  The present Social Credit  government seems to place little importance on agriculture.  Premier Bennett recently said,  "agriculture does not contribute all that much to B.C.",  and he has even said that B.C.  is good for growing little except apples.  Under the Socreds, the  Agricultural Land Reserve has  been made subject to political  manipulation in order to  reward political friends of the  government. Farm support  programs such as the interest  reimbursement scheme and  farm income assurance have  been cut back along with the  budget of the ministry of  agriculture.  The Social Credit government's attitude towards  agriculture is shortsighted and  threatens to drive increasing  numbers of our hard pressed  farmers   into   bankruptcy.  Q96-99B'B9999^L  Sunshine Coast Realtor. October 9. 1981  <Pm(l  es  Located on School Road    Lower Village  886-8107  REALTY LTD.       Box 335.1369 School Road. Gibsons. B.C.   VON 1V0  MEMBER SUNSHINE COAST REAL ESTATE ASSOCIATION  :iiiiii^*m[-ii i:[*i *: vi h \  A locally owned Company  that believes in personal service  If you are looking to buy or sell property  on the Sunshine Coast,  we feel we can look after  all your needs.  For information on our listings  please drop us a line or give us a call.  We will do our best to satisfy you.  OPEN 6 DAYS A WEEK  Norm Dennis  Peterson  or   Suveges  886-2607       886-7264  CO  U  colU  Published at Gibsons. B.C. every Friday  by Glassford Press Ltd  Phone 886-2622 or 886-781?  COPYSETTING:  ADVERTISING  PRODUCTION DEPARTMENT.  Sn<in. R  Sonn  Sherry Plcketts  CIRCULATION:  loan H  Fosier  Keep In touch with the Real Estate  market In one of B.C's most rapidly  developing regions.  Have the  Sunshine Coast  Realtor  delivered to your home.  Subscription Rates  3 months $10.00  D 6 months $18.00  12 months $30.00  (Please enclose your cheque)  NAME     ADDRESS.  CITY    PROVINCE  .CODE  Mall to:  Sunshine Coast Realtor  Circulation Dept.  Box 460,  Gibsons, B.C.  VON IVO  Individual  Listings  2000 sq. ft. rancher on half acre at Halfmoon Bay. 3  bedrooms, master ensuite, 6 months old. No reasonable  offer refused.  Phone 885-7291  Owner anxious to sell this lot in Creekside with ocean view. Offers to $36,900  with possible financing.  Watch the boats go by on Georgia Strait from this lot on Gower Point. Almost  half an acre of semi-waterfront and the view can't be disturbed if anyone builds  in front. Ready to build on, perc approved. $67,900 with attractive terms.  Sunshine Kitchens Ltd.  Victor Bonaguro 886-9411  15 ACRES - 2 bdrm older home, comfortable. Quiet  location, industrial zoned.  5.35 ACRES  ��� Industrial zoned acreage. 820 ft.  good highway frontage.  886-9803  Semi waterfront 2  bedroom home on nicely landscaped corner lot,  situated in Bay area Gibsons. 11% assumable  mortgage. Asking  $130,000  Phone 886-7403  DESIGN, BUILDING &. CONTRACTING  886-8070 Sunshine Coast Realtor, October 9,1981  Box 100  | Madeira Park,  B.C.  883-2233  Olli Sladey  GROUP PURCHASE - located on 4�� acres  at beautiful Ruby Lake, this existing motel would  make an excellent recreational site (or a group.  Has 8 units, with a possibility of 4 more by conversion. 1290,000  MADEIRA PARK- 150 �� excellent low bank  waterfront with wharf & attractive 2 storey home  (1600�� sq. ft). Nicely landscaped, westerly ex  posure & a fantastic view of the Harbour  $225,000 .  MOBILE  HOMES  MADEIRA PARK 1976 Layton travel  trailer. 31' x 8'. located on cleared and serviced  lol with septic tank & drainfield installed.  $45.000   NEAR MADEIRA PARK - 12'  mobile home with 2 room addition. Located i  quiet   adult   trailer   park.   Panoramic   view |  ��16.500   BUSINESS AND  EQUIPMENT  Well established and husy halrdresslng business  ��� ihe only one in Pender Harbour. Located in  the Pender Harbour Shopping Centre. Good  ttflB-dy clientele and lots of extra customers with  the tourist irade in ihe summer months. Good  equipment and stock  135,000  REALTY  LTD.   Member of Multiple Listing Service  | WATERFRONT LOTS & ACREAGE I  NEAR MADEIRA PARK  ��� <10i acres overall  ��� l,320i ft. waterfront  ��� Zoned R3L (quarter acre bis)  ��� Preliminary roads & water mains installed for  first phase of 23 lots.  ��� 2 drilled wells  ��� Float & dock {need repairs)  $745,000  ��� 35i acres overall  ��� 1,700 ft. tidal waterfront  ��� Zoned R3L (quarter icre loisi  ��� Adjoins above property.  $380,000  NARROWS ROAD: - 81 �� ft. waterfront,  1048�� sq. ft. 2 bdrm home with self-contained  suite on lower floor, drapes & appliances. Carport, workshop, boat shed, float. Immediate  possession. 1195,000.  HIGGINS ISLAND - approx. 26 acre island  with sheltered moorage. Located in False Bay,  Lasqueti Island. $600,000.  Waterfront  :GMONT - Fishing, diving, hiking, beautiful  iew & southerly exposure. All this is at the  < loorstep of this Govt, lease property with 103 ��  : t. waterfront, nice A frame cabin & good float.  $49,500.  TOFINO INLET - 49* acres island in  sheltered Island Cove near Long Beach,  Vancouver Island. Many good building sites,  timber, nice cove with beach, An excellent buy  for $150,000  FRANCIS PENINSULA (Beaver Iiland) -  5/8�� acres with 246�� ft, choice, sheltered  waterfront. Zoned commercial would make a  good site for a possible small Motel & Marina.  MLS. $250,000.  EARL COVE - 87�� ft. waterfront with  panoramic view of Jervis Inlet. Has level access  from road, drilled well and is mostly cleared. At  today's prices, this is a good buy for $85,000.  \     LOTS     |  GARDEN BAY AREA:  1. LOTS 66 & 67 ��� Garden Bay Estates.  These are the 2 best view lots left in Pender  Harbour's finest subdivision. Both have  good harbour views and south-westerly  exposure. Lot 66 has a driveway and a  cleared building site. Lot 67 has a septic tank  and drainfield already installed. $53,500  each.  2. LOT 16���Pender Lake Properties-large  view lot with 148i ft. frontage on Hotel Lake  Road.   Serviced   with   hydro   &   water.  Southerly exposure. $35,900.  3. LOT 61 ��� Panorama Drive, Garden Bay  Estates. One of the best lots in this choice  subdivision $47,500.  4. LOT 25 ��� large view lot on Hotel Lake  R-1S39.900  5. GARDEN BAY LAKE AREA - one +  acre lot. fairly level, privacy, drilled well,  hydro. $32,500.  6. LOT 2 - CLAYDON ROAD - partially  cleared, treed lot with view of Garden Bay  Close to marinas & stores. $47,500.  7. LOT 30 ��� Large, treed view lot on Hotel  Lake Road Southerly exposure, serviced  with water & hydro, driveway In, $48,000.  MADEIRA PARK AREA:  1. Nicely treed lot adjoining the Elementary  School grounds and close to the --.hopping  centre and iiwuias   $36,500  FRANCIS PENINSULA AREA:  LOT 9 ��� Cochrane Road - very nice partially  cleared lot. Excellent for building or mobile  home. $32,000.  COCHRANE ROAD - .48�� acres with  ocean view. This excellent lot is fairly level,  mostly cleared and has several fruit trees.  $45,000.  LOT 13 - Rondeview Road. Nicely treed, fairly level lot with partial view of Gerrans Bay.  $39,900  IRVINE'S LANDING AREA:  1. LOT 27 ��� Lee Bay Road, Irvine's Landing.  Nicely treed level lot in a new subdivision  serviced with sewer, water & hydro. Gooc  soil and a possible view. MLS $47,000.  EARL COVE AR.EA:  1. LOT 23 ��� Cedar Ridge Place ��� enjoy the  view from this large, nearly level lot with very  little clearing required. $32,500.  2. LOT 27 ��� Jervis Inlet Road ��� large semi-  waterfront recreational lot, 400 ft. from  public beach, camping or building site  cleared. MLS $30,000.  EGMONT AREA:  1. LOT A ��� Large, choice lot. over Va  acre. Small cottage (needs repairs)  Close to Govt, wharf, school, store &  P.O., serviced with water & hydro.  $36,500.  2 LOT B ��� Large lot. over **/2 acre, with  excellent vegetable garden & small  cabin. Ad|olns above lot. $36,500.  ACREAGE  I  LOT 35 Ruby Lane ��� n.8; nicely treed acres  wilh large year round creek MLS Priced to sell  at $45,000  KLEINDALE 2��acr0B of some ol the nicest  land in the Pender Harbour area. Th:sl>eauNlul  properly lias lots of trees, lots ol level ground  and several good building sites. Two homes are  permitted on this property and it could be yours  'or $59,500  SILVER SANDS- 15r acres on Hwy. 101.  Silver  Sands  Creek  runs  through  property.  Merchantable timber, building or camping site  rlftared, westerly exposure. $145,000,  MADEIRA PARK - 7 �� acres overlooking  Paq Lake. Has view of straits and harbour  Rough driveway In and building sites cleared.  $115,000  Toll Free From  Vancouver:  689-7623  ��� owner will finance this  3.5�� acre resort property with 152�� ft. waterfront in Pender Harbour. $100,000 down,  balance at 12% per annum. $2,000 per month,  ���3 year term, Asking $279,500.  \     HOMES    |  i*wn  ONLY  Madeira Park. This home has had lots ofI  remodelling and would make, an excellent  starter or rental home. A good buy for]  $49,500  GARDEN BAY - new 3 BR rancher on Harbour Peak Drive with 1159�� sq. ft., carport &  ensuite plumbing. Situated on a nice near-level  lot. close to Hotel Lake & marinas. Make an offer to the asking price of $89,900.  IRVINE'S LANDING - Seclusion is what you  m\\ find in this approx. 17.5 acres with a  :omtortable 3 BR home and several outbuild-  ���ngs. $110,000  ���^TJ  ��� 'H ' i^au,.. m-.  '  IINSULA ��� 4 BR view home  ,350�� sq. ft., plus basemenl. Has ensuite  plumbing & finished rec. room. Located on a  very nice one halft acre lot. A good buy for  $105,000.  MADEIRA PARK - 3 BR rancher, approx.  1,28" sq. ft. with attached carport. Vi  bathrooms. Located on 'j acre lot on Lagoon  Road. Just a short walk to shopping centre  ichool & post office. $120,000.  MADEIRA PARK ��� Small starter or retire  ment home with 1 bedroom on main floor and 1  in Ihe basement. Close to public beach access  189,500  JUUUi M6ki��  I\TTil'.\(.l  'i';'  (oast to Coast  Real Estate Service  DAN WILEY, Res. 883-9149 OLLI or JEAN SLADEY,  883-2233 Sunshine Coast Realtor. October 9, 1981  SUNNYCREST  SHOPPING  CENTRE  886-2277  IBSQNS REALTY  A  AND LAND DEVELOPMENT LTD.  VANCOUVER  TOLL FREE  682-1513  R.R. #2, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0  HOMES HOMES  HOMES  t BEDROOMS?: That's right, on two levels  his could be for a big family or as is a rooming  louse with over $3,()00 per month income.  Juplex potential too Includes 5 appliances and  ome fumituu* $50,000 assumable mortgage at  l3Vfc% This view lot of Georgia Straits is Vl acre  n size Located on Clark Road off Gower Point,  'hone for further details  COMEAU TRAILER PARK: $10,000 down,  twnet may carry 1st mortgage and beat bank In-  eresl rate by a long shoi Qualifies for the  Sovernment 2nd ol $5,000 or first Home Grant  if $2,500 You could own ihis beautifully con-  -trailed 12 x l>H Glen Mobile Hume all set up on  pad and hooked up to all services for as little as  $5,000 (plus Government 2nd) Why pay rent  Alien you could live In vour own home? Phone lo  ,'iew anyiime -��� Owner says sell!! $25,000  COMEAU TRAILER PARK:. Affordable, luxurious, private accommodation in a marvelous  ireed selling   This immaculate 12 x 64 mobile  home has been babied all its life and now sits in  beautifully landscaped grounds with storage shed,  porch and covered entrance, all fencing in place  for  small  pets  and  inside,  new  wall  to  wall  carpeting, and unique open spacious floor plan.  Other features included in the price (see below),  ihree bedrooms, large bathroom & laundry,  ikirting and landscaping. Owner says sell now!  $23,900  75% FINANCING AVAILABLE AT 16%  Creekside Park Estates  Spacious 4 bedroom home with walk-in closets, ensuite. family room,  fireplace, 2,000 sq. ft. of living, Landscaping done. Ready to be lived in.  Asking $119,500.  Creekside Park Estates  Unique IV2 storey with vaulted ceilings, 2Vz bathroom, family room, 3  bedrooms, utility and mud room. 1777 sq, ft. of living space can be purchased now at lock-up or finished at $115,500.  ^1?S^��8a^  -PRICE REDUCTION-  CHASTER ROAD: This 2 bdrm 'A' Frame is  the ideal hedge against inflation! The home has  been totally renovated with T.L.C and looks just  like new. The properly itself is cleared and level  and situated east of Pratt on a quiet no through  road. Excellent starter or revenue property.  $49,500  JLm  1169 BURNS ROAD: Do you want to live <  block from Gibsons' best beach? II you are looking  for a good home priced to sell. read on. This is a 2  storey older home exceptionally well buill and  features new insulation, thermopane windows  and storm doors, Fisher stove in full basement  The grounds are fully landscaped with lawns,  gardens, rock fish pond with circulating pump and  fully fenced Additional features include new roof  and gutters, double carport, blacktop drive,  workshop, rec. room, dining room, large living  room with fireplace and much more. The owner  must sell now and has reduced the price to  $96.500   WHAT YOU SEE ��� IS WHAT YOU GET!:  Three bedroom bungalow on a quiet dead end  street only 2 blocks from shopping and schools.  Vendor will help make this affordable with a small  2nd. 1st mortgage of $35,000 at 11% is  assumable. Situated on Poplar Lane, offers to  $95,000.  HILLCREST ROAD: Three bedroom rancher  design home on extra large lot, 50' x 268', and  has future sub-dividing potential. Fireplace,  sundeck and conveniently located close, to  schools, shopping and recreation $105,500.  REED ROAD: Super view lot 84.78 x 152,91  right at the top of Granthams. 1215 sq. ft, rancher  with stone fireplace. Lots of potential. $92,000.  RADCL1FFE ROAD: Selma Park. Three  bedroom view home. Two bedroom upstairs and  one down. Large rec. room wilh fireplace  roughed in. An efficient floor plan and the yard  offers view and privacy. $120,000.  YMCA ROAD: Like new rancher with 4  bedrooms and family room. Fireplace, workshop  area, large kitchen with 3 appliances, lots of  closets all on 1/3 acre of landscaped lot  ���assumable 1st at 11 %. Will consider trade lor  mobile home on pad. $112,500.  FIRCREST ROAD: Brand new three bedroom  rancher. An attractive different arrangement of  the interior makestfiis a one of a kind. Fireplace  and carport. Builder does excellent work and his  finishing is something to see. $94,500.  MALAVIEW RD: Cedar Grove School sits at the  end ol the no thru road where this three bedroom  rancher is situated. All large room sizes in this  ideal family home Some of the features include  fireplace, sundeck, landscaping, heated storage,  extra length carport and double windows. This is a  must see for home buyers. $79,500.  HIGHWAY 101: just north of Crucii Rd. in the  village of Gibsons. Small home presently rented  al (300 per month. Lot is zoned to allow a duplex.  Existing home is set lo Ihe from, however ihe  'maximum view potential would be closei to ihe  rear ol this lot, This is Iruly a house wilh  ii west men i potential $79,500.  NORTH FLETCHER: at School Road. The most  beautiful view In Gibsons. Views of Howe Sound.  Gibsons Harbour & Georgia Slrail more than  180�� of ocean view Older home, presently  rented, on this approximately 10.000 sq ft. lot.  Property has many potential uses Come & talk to  us aboul this combination home and investment  $89,500.  DOGWOOD ST. ��� VILLAGE OF GIBSONS:  Beautifully finished 2 storey home, close to shopping, parks, tennis courts and beach. The basement is fully renovated Into a separate suite and  currently rented. Upstairs features huge, brick  fireplace, large kitchen and dining. Call to view  anytime. $98,600.  HILLCREST ROAD: Corner lot, landscapec  with ocean view, Close to schools and shopping  centre in Gibsons Village. House is ideal for large  family as downstairs Is completely finished givint  2200 sq. ft. of living area. Double garage wit!  sundeck over, two fireplaces and 4 appliances arc  some   of   the   extras   included   In   this   sale  UfljMtt   CEDAR GROVE: Large private lol In quiet  Roberts Creek area close to stores, beach, and  golf course. This 3 bedroom home with fireplace  and partially completed rec room needs some  T.L.C. and yard work. Well worth a look if you  like this popular area. Offers to $97,500.  MALAVIEW ROAD: Extra special rancher  situated to get the most of the sun on a nice partially landscaped lot. Finished with the.-best of  materials. Solid oak cabinets, lush rug and extra  special lighl fixtures. Free standing heatilator  fireplace blows heat front and back. Carved bear  in front garden. Mud room and all sorts of extras.  $115,000  FIRCREST ROAD: Three bedroom 1120 sq. ft.  home. Master bedroom has 2 piece ensuite, R20  insulation in walls & ceiling. Twin seal windows  throughout, airtight heater in basement Concrete  sidewalk St stairs. Close to Cedar Grove School.  Assumable 1st mortgage of $40,500 at 13l/��%.  with qualifications. Priced at $94,000  MAKLtINt KD: Brand new 3 bedroom home on  l{ acre in Roberts Creek. Masler bedroom has  ensuite plumbing, custom kitchen cabinets, largt  sundeck. Beautiful and private, easy to landscape  lot. And more. This home has all permits in place  to make the full basement into M.U.R.B. duplex,  The house design easily facilitates either single or  duplex use. Truly the home with greal investment  potential. $119,500  1169 BURNS ROAD: Do you want to live a >fy  block from Gibsons' best beach? If you are looking  for a good home priced to sell, read on. This Is a 2  storey older home exceptionally well built and  features new insulation, thermopane windows  and storm doors, Fisher stove in full basement.  The grounds are fully landscaped with lawns,  gardens, rock fish pond with circulating pump and  fully fenced. Additional features Include new roof  and gutters, double carport, blacktop drive,  workshop, rec, room, dining room, large living  room with fireplace and much more. The owner  must sell now and has reduced the price to  $96,500  HIGHWAY 101 - SELMA PARK: Beautiful  remodelled little house across the street from  perfect beach Unbelievable view south and west  to Trail Islands and Vancouver Island from this  completely renovated 2 bedroom starter, retirement or recreational home The owner/contractor has installed new wiring and service, new elec  trie heat, new stove, new wall to wall ca.peting  Landscaping and much more All appliances included $69,900 Call to view anvtime.  FIRCREST RD: Beautilul ranch Style family  home wilh large rooms and hay window. Stone  fireplace with energy giate and fan, Sundeck,  double windows and R28 insulation Assumable  11V.. mortgage. Phono to view anytime.  $98,600,  SARGENT RD: Terrific Spanish home tin one of  our best view lots. Two fully finished lloors, total  2300 sq. ft, Four bedrooms, 2' j bathrooms, rec.  room, utility room and workshop. Two lireplaces,  double carport, intercom and wet bar. Within  walking distance of shopping and schools. Make  an appointment to view. $145,000.  GRADY ROAD: Why buy new when you can  have this immaculate seven year old executive  home with a manicured garden? This home Is  tastefully decorated with hardwood floors, real antique brick fireplace and dramatic entrance foyer.  On top of all this there is the view! Too much to  tell vou, so come and see. $159,000  MALAVIEW RD: Here Ie a $53,400 mortgage at 13'/i% until June 19851 Immaculate  3 bedroom rancher. Large living room and ample  room for large dining suite. Master bedroom has  walk-in closet and ensuite. With current interest  rates showing no signs of going down this Is your  golden opportunity. $89,900  REID ROAD: Absolutely  gorgeous quality home on huge lot. Three  bedrooms, l^ baths, carport, garage, storage  shed. Home is only 1 year old, ceramic tile kitchen  floor, oak cabinets, brick fireplace, Jenn-Aire  range and microwave. All this on a level  landscaped fenced lot. Other features too  numerous to mention. This home represents  excellent value at the asking price of $119,000.  Vendor will carry full mortgage al 16%%,  HILLCREST ROAD: Full basement home on  b5' x 110' landscaped ocean view lot. Two  bedrooms upstairs, bathroom with make-up table,  double kitchen. Living room with white granite  half round fireplace. Sundeck with aluminum railing over carport. Finished rec. room, bedroom  and bathroom downstairs. Price includes washer,  dryer, stove, fridge and dishwasher  $139,500  MOUNTAIN VIEW ROAD: Nearly brand new  1200 sq, ft. three bedroom rancher on quiet no  thru street in beautiful Creekside Park Estates.  This beautifully designed home, features separate  dining and living room, good size master  bedroom, fridge, stove and dishwasher. Large  [backyard for privacy, and is on city sewer and  'water, hydro and cable, and Is within walking  distance of mall, schools, and transportation. The  owner says sell now! $84,900  FIRCREST RD: Near new 3 bedroom home on  beautifully landscaped lot In prime residential  area. Southern exposure and close proximity to  schools and shopping represent only a few of the  special features of Ihis home. This 1200 sq. ft.  home is extremely well appointed with Schrader  fireplace, large utility and spacious eating & family  room area. Excellent family home. $85,000.  HOMES ON ACREAGE  LOWER ROAD: 1.02 acres in Roberts Creek. TYSON ROAD: Wilson Creek. 2 acres, size 300'  125.4' x 357.72' of cedar and other evergreens x 300'. All cleared with good two bedroom home  provides a perfect setting for the two bedroom and sleeping cottage. Nicely situated just off the  approximately 6 year old mobile home. Large highway.       $99,500.  storage shed and chicken coop and run round off  the package. Priced at $97,500. RUSSELL ROAD: Very private 4.32 acres with  REED ROAD: Newrancheron 1.8 acre property large duck pond and year round stream. Ranch  close to schools,  parks and shopping.  Three type home has sunken living room and other at-  bedrooms with >/i ensuite. Airtight fireplace to tractive   features.    Designed    for   minimal  keep heating bill down. House is well built with 2 x maintenance.   Double   garage   that   could   be  6 framing. R30 and R20 insulation. W thermo developed for extra living space.   Good out-  CREEKSIDE PARK: Perfect 2 slorey lamily  home at an affordable price in beautilul Creekside  Park Eslates. This 1700 sq. II. four bedmoir  home fealures finished basement, rec. room  large workshop, laundry room. V- baths, Al  appliances including (ridge, Btove, dishwashei  washer, dryer and Irecver Fully landscapec  grounds wilh concrete drive, pel run and wood  shed Ownt'i has done high quality work lo make  this a warm comfortable family home Phone lo  v.inviiini-  $109.f>00  windows. Attached double garage. $139,500.  FLUME ROAD: Charming home on 4.57 acres  zoned R2J. This means you can live in this cozy  modernized two-bedroom home, enjoy the  parklike grounds with a babbling creek and now or  later subdivide into smaller parcels. Located half a  block from the Roberts Creek Provincial Park  which has one of the nicest beaches on the coast  Buy this property and make your dream come  true - be it an escape, a counlry estate, an invest  ment. a home or all combined $165,000  CEMETERY ROAD: Over 2 acres hobby farm  with view of Georgia Strail less than one mile lo  schools and shopping wilh lots ol country charm.  Nearly  12-00 square fool log home with shake  rool Three bedrooms, l * bathrooms Floor to  ceiling cut rock fireplace in living room Built in  dishwasher, oven and range in large kitchen, An  Ideal lamily home On the terraced hillside are 4  corrals, large pasture area, riding i Ing plus 30 x 50  Bolid 2x4 barn with 6 self-watering liestalli 4 10  x io box stalls and 10 x 10 lack room M.my  extras $156,000  buildings that could be adapted for many uses,  $185,000  A PRIVATE WORLD: Set against a treed ravine  with creek. Ihis garden like 4 acres of flowers,  shrubs and lawns is In 2 parcels. Some of ihe  features include 900 sq ft 2 bdrm home. 1 bdrm  guesl house joined by deck and hot tub New kit  chen. new roof, parlor slove. brick barbeque pit,  wood ihedSi garden shed, fountain and much  mote    Musi   be   teen   and   walked   to  be  ap  predated Burton Rd   $165,000  STEVE        ANNE  SAWYER    GURNEY  1886-7678    886-2164  JOHN TERRI        GREG GARY CAVE JON LORRIE  HANSON    HANSON    GRANT    PUCKETT ROBERTS     MCRAE        GIRARD  886-8295     886-8295   886-7204    886-9508    886-8040      885-3670       886-7760 Sunshine Cu.nl Realtor. October 9, 1981  SUNNYCREST  SHOPPING  CENTRE  886-2277  DEVELOPMENT LTD.  VANCOUVER  TOLL FREE  682-1513  Member Sunshine Coast      R.R. #2, Gibsons, B.C. VON 1V0      Real Estate Association  LOTS  OPEN HOUSE  Saturday October 10. 1981 ��� 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  8 TOWNHOUSES  Panoramic view ol Howe Sound and Georgia Strait  Ilk- location is ,i bonus only steps (rum shopping, swimming and moorage Enjoy Ihe benefits ol  carefree, maintenance free townhoun living These two and three bedroom units are ideal lor lull  tune or weekend use Fully landscaped and maintained grounds. Covered individual parking All  unttl feature fireplaces, balconies, cedar fealure walls, twin seal windows and major appliances  Excellent Value at $97,500 to $113,000  OWNER WILL ASSIST WITH FINANCING AT U'AX  WATERFRONT  HOMES  SAKIIN AW LAKE: Sunny exposure find privacy  <ire Ihe key feature* (or your recreational  enjoyment, Secure governmeni lease on 1.24  acres nl waterfront wilh one bedroom collage.  Boal access. $35,000.  PRICE REDUCTION!!: Sandy Hook low bank  waterfront with gorgeous view and sandy beach  only a few steps from your front door. Good  moorage and close to Sandy Hook boat launch.  The 720 sq. ft. home sits on a full concrete foundation for easy addition or renovation. Stone faced brick fireplace and large front sundeck. Serious  waterfront purchasers will appreciate that this Is  what living on the beach Is all about. 1119,000  50% down and vendor will carry at 15%.  COMMERCIAL-  BUILDINGS-  BUSINESSES  GIBSONS VILLAGE: This is the only  indepedent bakery in the area. 10 years in the  same iocation. Business is increasing steadily with  excellent potential to expand. Owner may carry  1st. All equipment included. Call for more details.  HIGHWAY 101; This industrial building has a  total of 5,000 square feet. It has three tenants,  leased out on two five year leases and one three  year lease. Lot size is 167' on the highway by 124'  deep. Present building has plans for suites on a  second floor and there is room for another  building on this lot. Present annual income is  $29,400 $290,000.  INVESTMENT  COMMERCIAL-LAND  HIGHWAY 101 AT MAHAN ROAD: Prime  development property presently 2oned R3. The  property has 140' frontage on Hwy 101 with 627'  on Mahan Road. Vendor will build to suit or provide terms on this 2 acre parcel. $249,000.  SEAMOUNT INDUSTRIAL PARK: This key  corner lot has the best access and exposure of any  available lot in the area. Needs no fill excavating.  Ready to build on. Can be purchased with existing  development plan and approved access. Lot has  143 feet of highway frontage. $165,000.  SCHOOL ROAD: Prime RM-2 zoned lots  20.700 sq. ft., approved for 14 suites. This is the  only RM-2 currently available In the village. Vendor has archltectual rendering. This scarce commodity is priced at only $15,000 per suite.  HIGHWAY 101: 249 acres in Village with 173'  frontage on Hwy. 101 Ideally located next to  village swimming pool and curling rink. Prime  development potential or subdividable for duplex  lots $259,000.  STEWART ROAD: Fifteen acres located on  Stewart Road just off North Road. This is in three  five acre parcels and can be divided or resold if  purchaser does not want that much property.  Zoned Industrial I, which takes light and heavy  industry. Three phase power available if  necessary. $350,000.  HIGHWAY 101 AT SCHOOL ROAD: 1.03  acres zoned multi family just across the street from  Gibsons Elementary School. Excellent view  potential. This triangular shaped lol has 359' on  School Road, 350' on Hwy 101 and Is 279' on the  back. Vendor may carry 1st mortgage for qualified  purchaser. $119,000.  ACREAGE  BROWNING ROAD: This 1.2 acre lot may be  approved for V* acre minimum lots and affords a  natural 4 lot subdivision Road at rear already  started. Hurry - for details call now.  LOCKYER ROAD: Very private 5 acre parcel in  Upper Roberts Creek. Guaranteed seclusion with  forest on two sides and access via long panhandle. Water available. Price reduced to  $89,000 or offer.  CHAMBERLIN ROAD: Nearly 5 acres of  beautiful timbered acreage. Water, hydro, cable  and paved streets close by. Ideal hobby farm or  holding acreage. Priced to sell. $99,500.  CHAMBERLIN ROAD: Lovely view lot looking  south into Howe Sound and Georgia Strait.  Cleared and ready to build on. 76 x 170. Well  priced at $54,900  CREEKSIDE PARK: Lot 64. Good building lot  in popular Village of Gibsons subdivision. Hydro,  cable, phone, city water, paved streets and  CMHC approved Vendor will consider low down  payment and 15% financing, $37,900.  CREEKSIDE PARK: Lot 9. Excellent building  lot in popular Creekside Park Estates. Good view  potential along with paved streets, city sewer,  cablevision, hydro and water. Gibsons Creek  runs down rear of lot making this an ideal  purchase. $39,500.  SUNNYSIDE DRIVE: This 100 x 150 lot is  ideally situated at the end of a no thru road. Area  is fast building up with new quality homes. A 2  storey home on this lot would have a view of  Georgia Strait. This lot must be seen to  appreciate the value of the 100 foot widths of the  surrounding lots. $52,500.  GAMBIER ISLAND: Own a piece of Gambler  Island. This 'A acre lot is only a stones throw from  the New Brighton Wharf. Good water, tall trees.  16 foot trailer and shed already for you to build.  $26,000.  REED RD: Granthams Landing. Beautiful view  lots with southerly exposure and a nice stand of  trees. Level access from street and easy to build  on. Size 48' x 168'. Buy one of these side by side  lots for $39,500. Or buy both for privacy and as  an investment.  FIRCREST ROAD: Partially cleared building lot  with nice trees in a fast developing area. Excellent  school nearby. Dead-end street so safe for  children. Don't be put off by trailer three lots down  as it is only temporary. Excellent value at this  price. $31,500.  WHARF RD: Langdale, One of the very few lots  left In this popular area. Large size, corner location and view make this a must see. Call now for  more details.  GRADY ROAD: Beautifully treed lot in  Langdale. 50 x 179.38. 93 x 213.05, Has  underground wiring. $49,000.  COCHRANE ROAD:65 x 130 dry ideal building  site. Close to new marina. All services available.  $48,000  GOWER PT: 82 x 133 level lot with super view  of Georgia Strait. One block to Bonniebrook and  good beach. $64,500.  MARINE VIEW WAY: Sechelt. This 60 x 131 9  foot lot is easy to build on and has already been  cleared. Located only one mile from village  amenities. You may even get a view. $35,900  SYLVAN PLACE: This >/�� acre lot has a partial  view and Is situated on a quiet cul-de-sac only 3  blocks from beach. The property Is nicely treed  and In an area of new homes. Located off Cheryl  Anne Park Road In Roberts Creek. $55,000.  WYNGAERT ROAD ��� OWNER SAYS SELLI  50' x 120' view lot with parklike landscaping  Perfect spot for a home without disturbing plants.  Price reduced from $55,000. $50,000.  MARION PLACE: Evergreen Parkland. Large  corner lot on cul-de-sac. A nice neighbourhood  with attractive homes. Owner/builder will build  home of your choice or sell lot Offers to  $37,900.  CREEKSIDE PARK: Lot 109. Good building lot  in popular Village of Gibsons subdivision. Hydro,  cable, phone, city water, paved streets and  CMHC approved. Vendor will consider low down  payment and 15% financing. $39,900.  SCHOOL RD: 13 Viewbts in Gibsons Village.  Servicing   nearing   completion.   Priced   from  $57,500.  YMCA ROAD: This extra large lol in Langdale  has  underground  wiring.   It  is 87  x   163.25  $25,000.  GRANDVIEW ROAD: Enjoy the great view  from this .44 acre lot with a gentle southern slope.  Located on Granvlew Road just off Chaster before  you get to Bonniebrook, $61,500.  MARINE DR: Hopkins view lot. Beautifully treed  lot within walking distance of Langdale ferry. Size  50 x 141 serviced by hydro, water, phone and  cablevision. Priced to sell at $44,500.  SOUTH FLETCHER: Urge building lot (84'  frontage) with unbelievable view of Gibsons Harbour, Bluff and Keats Island. 1 block to post office  and shopping. Hydro, cable, city sewer. This Is a  choice view bt - one of a kind. $64,900.  REED & CHAMBERLIN: Granthams Heights.  Large 75 x 170 building lot in quiet wooded area  in upper Granthams. This lot will have a terrific  view as the area develops and now on alt twvfcm  including cablevision. $54,900.  WOODCREEK PARK: Huge building lot in area  of prestige homes in brand new modern subdivision. This lot features wooded ravine at back for  complete privacy and Is on all services. $47,500  BONNIEBROOK HEIGHTS: Unobstructed  corner lot offering a sweeping view of water clear  to Nanaimo. All services underground. Owner will  carry some financing at reasonable rate.  $67,000  ARGENT RD * HWY 101: Beautifully treed bt  In Roberts Creek, approximately 100 x 265. Lot Is  fully serviced, could accommodate duplex,  domestic industry, hobby farm, single family  residence or mobile home. The perfect natural  setting. $49,900.  BEACH AVE: Prime Roberts Creek. 73 acres  with 191 leet on Beach Avenue. Only 2 bts from  lovely level beach access In quiet treed area. Offers to $65,000.  YMCA ROAD:Comer Lot. Large level bt ready  (or budding ��� vendor will cany 1st or A/S for 1  year at attractive interest rate - why wait buy now.  $56,000  REVENUE PROPERTIES-  ROSAMUND ROAD: Would you like to buy a  home and have someone else help you pay for It?  This duplex on Rosamund Road on an extra large  lot may be the answer. Consider it's assets: Two  kitchens with appliances, two 4 piece skylit  bathrooms, two chimneys, separate meters, just  recently updated and refurbished Very good rent  potential on either or both sides Also, vendor will  assist with financing! Try your nffer Asking  $99,600  MARINE DRIVE: Waterfront Revenue I001 ol  prime low bank walerfronl in Village ol Gibsons  Unexcelled view ol shellcred Howe Sound Solid  tenants In all three fultui. Building remodelled  and upgraded Very attractive property consist  my ol <\ bedrooms, 3 bedrooms and 2 bedrooms  suites with fireplaces. Don't missv"'ui chance lo  own this walerfronl triplex, $285,500  NORTH ROAD, GIBSONS  2 & 3 BEDROOM TOWNHOUSES  Now Available  All Suiti". 1 cimx-  . l   Mi  �� Builder, Horn* War  ,iniv  . Fridau  ��� Skylighli  * Fully lands* aped rjro  ind.  .   SlllVf  . Huge M.  ilc, hVdnun  * Exlrn iloratje room  * Hmli m dtshwitalui  .O.WIN  shopping  . Parking, lor 2 cars  ��� Wniriei & IM"  . Clow In  Mill,..!,  ��� Concrete Driveway  . r,���i.|,.���ii* Ht.,k FiiqiU������>  ��� Ck��e i,i  rdiupiirlatioti  . Fully lenrad  ��� VV.,11 in w.,11 deluxe carpel  . All MTO,  *  . Energy ellicHinl  These beautiful finished suites make a perfect affordable first home and/or investment and holding property. All units qualify for the Federal Government  M.U.R.B. Tax Shelter Programme and lor CM.H.C. insured mortgaging which  insures Ihe best possible mortgage rate quickly. By the way. note the Builder's  Home Warranty Programme. Cablevision, beautiful brick fireplaces, 5 appliances, these properties are brand new and ready to move into. Price reduced  to sell at 169.900 lo $79,900  HENRY ROAD: Duplex with acreage. Live on  one half, rent the other. Room for gardens or  other hobbles. 1230 sq. ft. per side. Only 2 years  old Assumable 1st ol $42,000 at 1()V.% due  1983. Vendor will carry 2nd. Asking 1174,500.  SOUTH FLETCHER: 1-plex cm beautilul view  site, across from Holland Park and municipal  complex Upper 2 suites are approximately 1380  sq. ft. each; spread oui over 2 floors with 3  bedroom), V/l bathrooms, large living room lor  view, sundecks and storage area. Lower 2 suites  are approximately 790 sq fl each, containing 2  bedrooms and large living areas The property is  nicely landscaped and well kept Ideal location lor  a revenue properly situated between the governmeni wharf and the new marina site 1195,000.  STEVE  SAWYER  ,886-7678  ANNE  GURNEY  886-2164  JOHN  HANSON  886-8295  TERRI  HANSON  886-8295  GREG  GRANT  886-7204  GARY  PUCKETT  886-9508  DAVE  ROBERTS  886-8040  JON  MCRAE  885-3670  LORRIE  GIRARD  886-7760 6  Sunshine Coast Realtor. October 9. 1981  MISTAKES  COST MONEY!  Why should it be yours?  "To err is human..."  One or two mistakes  are bound to happen.  But not three!  If you catch us  on a third mistake  in your ads  you get a free ad  of matching size.  The Sunshine Coast Realtor  means quality and service  and to guarantee it  we'll put our money where our mouth is  886-2417  Seaulaw Place  Hwy 101. BiDsons  Happy Howard 886-7307  WW/  822-2817  (Vancouver Toil Free)  TP8U GOddard 886-2417  This super tamily home has fouT bedrooms, a  large open living room wilh a sundeck that looks  oul over Howe Sound. The house is situated on a  gently sloping well treed lot. The proximity to the  ferry makes this an ideal set up for the commuter.  $40,000 assumable 10%%, Asking $98,500.  LANGDALE  Close to the lerry on a treed, private street. A  lerraced lot with its beautiful stonework is the  selling for ibis 5 yr. old 3 bedroom home. The  recently enlarged kitchen, with its sliding glass  doors opening to ihe patio, has solid oak cabinets.  Some other leatures are a warm living room with  a cedar accent wall and brick fireplace. Ulility  workshop area, family room, new carpeting  throughout. All of this plus a $58,000 + first at  12V* make this property a must to see. Asking  $119,500  HOMES  GIBSONS ��� VIEW ��� VIEW ��� VIEW  Over 3.000 sq. ft. of living space featuring a large  open main floor. The first class view of Gibsons  Harbour can be appreciated from either ihe  sundeck off the living room or the large third floor  master bedroom with its ensuite and Jacuzzi, The  home has two more bedrooms on the main. All  this on a half acre of guaranteed privacy. Asking  $135.000,   MAGNIFICENT VIEW  The view from this unique Grantham's home is  perfect. The house has been painstakingly and  tastefully remodelled and the craftsmanship is  reflected throughout. The ground level features a  self contained garden bachelor suite. The middle  level takes full advantage of the view with its three  large bedrooms, master with ensuite facing one of  two sundecks. Lots of closet space. The top level  has an exterior entrance via footbridge. The view  wall is almost cnnrelv sliding glass opening onto  the top sundeck. It's up here that you'll find the  living room with ils ceiling fan, tiled kitchen and  nning area. Asking $151,500.  COUNTRY LIVING  Rose covered home on '/4 acre of land. The  house Is ,i well kept 2 bdrm. 1300 �� sq. ft. beau  ty. Country living, close to the amenities of Gib*  sons Asking 185,000.  (side drive  Vendor Is open to some financing on this quality  Gibsons home. The house is a brand new 1840  sq. ft. Rancher with four bedrooms, master with  ensuite, large family room off kitchen with wood  stove. Sliding glass door, patios. Huge 100 x 237  ft. lot. This home is a must to see! Asking  1129,900,  PRATT ROAD  Country feeling at affordable price. This cottage  --Mule home has had extensive updating. New  carpeflng, appliances and the plumbing and wiring have been redone House features 2  bedrooms, living room, kitchen, mud���torage  room and,is situated on a aeep. well treed lot.  Asking $72,500.  UNDER CONSTRUCTION ��� GIBSONS  Come m and see ihe plans fur ihis 1-116sq. It, new  home.  LOTS  PRIVACY, CONVENIENCE AND VIEW  This large central Gibsons lot provides a hilltop  view of Howe Sound and Georgia Strait. Would  make a wonderful building site. Asking 155,000  HIGH ON A HILL  You get a panoramic view of Howe Sound from  this Grantham's view lot. Privacy and level terrain  make this an ideal building site. Asking $51,500  LOTS  CHERYL ANN PARK ROAD  Large building iot in an area ot quality homes.  Asking $48,000.  ROBERTS CREEK ��� COACH ROAD  A half acre ot gently sloping view property In quiet  rural surroundings. Asking $49,500.  WATERFRONT  Gibsons Bluff. A perfect level building site with a  fabulous view of Gibsons Harbour (rom one of the  largest waterfront lots on the bluff Asking  $99,000.  ACREAGE  SUBDIVIDABLE ACREAGE  1.25 level acres zoned R2L. Application has been  made with the Highways Dept. for a 4 lot  subdivision on this Pratt Rd. acreage. Lot sizes  are 61.8' x 195,5'. One lot has a well maintained 2  bedroom. 1540+ sq. It. house on it. This whoie  package is a beauty and the asking price is oniv  $150,000  1 �� ACRE - GIBSONS  Zoned R2L. level, private, nicelv treed   Asking  $65,000  SECHELT PARKLAND  1*; acres of semiwateilroni inlel view properly,  Tills beautiful piece ol land borders ,i natural bud  lanctuory  and  park  only  seconds  from  the  government dock. The real bonus is that the  zoning is multi-family and the package cornea wiih  plans and permits lor a 33 unii condominium  complex. Asking $550,000.  GULF ISLAND WATERFRONT  6+ acres with 450 ft. of level waterfront on  beautiful Reid Island situated between Pe'nder  and Gabriola Islands. This secluded retrial would  make an ideal group purchase. Asking $100,000. Sunshine Coast Realtor. October 9. 1981  REVENUE: Immaculate 4 plex In quiet residential area Each suite, features 2 bdrms, 3 piece  bath, open plan living rm., dining rm. and kitchen Sale Includes fridge and stove in each  suite plus washer and dryer In shared laundry  room. This Is a well built and maintained  building A good buy at the asking price of  $185,000. Be sure to view It by giving us a call  for appointment.  INVESTMENT: Best buy on the Coast! 4 acres,  400' waterfront, unparalleled view over Georgia  Strait. Gentle slope. All facilities available except  sewer Small house on one corner. Select  cleared with lots of large evergreens to afford  privacy. Presently subdivided Into 6 parcels.  Area of new executive homes. Priced right for  the knowledgeable Investor at 1690,000.  ing the Lower Sunshine Coast  Phone 886-2000 or 886-9121  Located in the Seaside Plaza,  Gower Point Road, Gibsons  CAROL PLACE: Large irregular shaped lot on  quiet cul-de-sac. 138.000  BURNS ROAD ��� GIBSONS: Level lol with  small stream Quiet residential area. Few large  evergreen trees 65 x 130 Close to beach, P.O.  and shops  149.500  THOMPSON ROAD: 100 x 150' lot with unsurpassed view of ferries, Howe Sound, Islands  and North Shore Mountains. Asking $75,000  HWY 101: 2Vz acres south slope. Beautiful  landscaping around the desirable 3 bdrm home  with full unfinished basement. Attractive living  room with fireplace. Convenient kitchen with  built-in oven, etc. Forced air heat. Greenhouse  plus other outbuildings. Real value at  $176,000  \  GENERAL INSURANCE  REAL ESTATE AUTOPLAN  Hayfair by Hanco  Thi. Manco unit ill Just racwlly ki.Mltd In Want Stch.lt.  58' x 24'  (1296 sq. ft.)  STANDARD FEATURES  - fl loot calling* throughout  - Quality carpal-too <n l,vin0 room, dining room  and matlar bedroom  ��� Slider windowi c/w norms and acreena.  - CSA Z 240-2*1 approved  - Vt" Mt. Jeflerton panalllng with matching trim.  - Ample cloaata and wardrobes  - 2" ��� 8" door |olst eyetem  - 2 door trott iraa ratrlgarator.  - Houaa typo doors - (ront and rear c/w actaan door  - Wood louvered bllold door  ��� ��0-fjal (Imp.) wetar haatar.  ��� 54,000 BTU oil furnace.  ��� Low Hope shingle root - 235 lb.  ��� Three couraa aluminum elding, vertical aluminum above:  graan and while, white and white, brown and cream.  yellow and while  ��� Deluxe drapery package.  ��� Deluia dining room chandelier  ��� Enaulta bathroom oil matter bedroom with garden lub  ��� Insulation Specifications R-U-2 Walla  R��7 Floor  R��3 Root  at eniranca clotel  LOTS FOR THESE HOMES NOW AVAILABLE  OPTIONS AVAILABLE  Conventional Bank Mortgage Available  15% Down & 15 Years Bank Financing O.A.C.*  COAST MOBILE HOMES LTD.  Across from Banner's Furniture in Sechelt  885-9979 MDL6393 885-9979  The Sunshine Coast Realtor  announces its new  "OPEN DOOR  POLICY"  The established and reputable guide to Real Estate on the Sunshine  Coast is now accepting PRIVATE    LISTINGS  OF   HOMES   FOR   SALE  Please phone 886-2622 or 886-7817 for details  (Be aure to Inquire about our "3 for 2" rat*!)  Builders, Associated Trades and Mobile Home  Vendors are welcome to apply for limited space  available.  *  A "Do-It-Yourself"  opportunity for the  Sunshine Coest!  *?4i: :  iJJ.U I '-'.'.���   .*-'.' '���'���������  ���f * %r ������/-.- /���A-'V-.V Sunshine Coast Realtor. October 9. 1981  Introducing  GRANDVIEU  HEIGHTS  A proposed 31 - Lot Subdivision on the  southern slope off Chaster Road north of  Gibsons. Spectacular views available. Serviced, well treed and with paved road. Close  to schools and within minutes of all  amenities at Gibsons.  PRICE  $39,500 - $59,500  TERNS AVAILABLE  Group Pacific Associates (B.C.) Inc.  #403 1200 W. 7��rd Ave.  Vancouver, B.C. V6P 6C5  (604) 263-0968  THIS IS NOT  AN OFFERING FOR SALE  ED BLOCK  NATIONAL REAL EST/  the  bestsellers  RARE WATERFRONT PROPERTY ���  PENDER HARBOUR  This beauliful properly irvludes l'-n of prime  waterfront. an acre of landscape gardening and  a 3 bedroom 250(1 sq ft home overlooking the  entrance to Pendet Harbour On the property  there is also a 60' floal wilh deep water moorage  and a private boat house equipped wilh a power  winch and tracks (ot easy launching Some of  the fealures in this fine home include a large en  suite with private sauna & walk-In his & her  HOTEL AND DINING LOUNGE ���  GARDEN BAY  This strategically located business is situated in  Hospital Bay on a I acie corner lot wtlh exten  llVC marina traffic and facilities at its front door  The character of ihe buildings and property Is  unique and affords a challenge for the imaginative The present owners are operating this  business on a seasonal basis The operation  could be run year round with an increased staff  The property also has potential for future strata  closets The kitchen is equipped with numerous development. For an opportunity to view call  extras which Include a Jenn-Air range and Bruce McKinnon or Harold Jacques 885-9023  Radar   oven.   Downstairs,   entertain       your   Priced_<M $375,000.  guests in the family room with fireplace and wet  bar This property must be seen to be truly appreciated. Priced in the Mid 500s  LAKE FRONTAGE  This large (o.77Ac) lot has 102 ft of southerly  exposure on tranquil North Lake This is a lease  lot with 11 years remaining on a 20 to 30 year  renewable basis The property adjoins a  natural park and is also only minutes away from  Eymont's famous salmon fishing Price reduced  to $18,000 Vendor wilt carry $9,000 at a  reasonable interest rate  REDROOFFS RD  Gothic style 2 storey home located on a well  timbered one acre+ lot. This lovely home is  located across the road from easy beach access  and features Jenn-Air range, built-in oven and  dishwasher. There is also a large workshop or  guest cottage. Owner has transferred employment and therefore has realistically priced this  beautiful property at 1125,000.  WILSON CREEK  Large   subdividable   corner   lot   with   sewage  disposal permit. This property is duplex zoned  and close to beach. $60,000.  WEST SECHELT  Large level building lot located on Norwest Bay  Rd. near Mason Rd Priced to sell at $39,500.  LIGHT INDUSTRIAL ��� GIBSONS  Located alongside of the main highway through  Gibsons, this light industrial zoned property is in  a prime location The property consists of a 95 x  150 ft lot with 808 sq ft ol office area and an  2600 sq. ft adjoining quonsel hut The property  is currently being rented  Listed at $150,000.  Harold Jacques  ��  SUBDIVIDABLE ACREAGE ���  SANDY HOOK  This 4.8 acres is zoned R2 and has 330' of road  frontage The property offers an ocean view of  beautiful Sechelt Inlet and is serviced by hydro.  water, telephone and paved road. There Is approximately $10,000 of marketable timber  which could be selectively logged Priced at  $130,000 For further information call Bruce  McKinnon or Harold Jacaues 885-9023.  2000 FT. RANCHER - CREEKSIDE PARK  3 bdrm Rancher with built-in garage and  workshop This fine home is locaied on a large  lol and offers a potential view of Gibsons Harbour. The home features wall-to-wall carpets,  thermopane windows and all appliances Listed  at $116,500 Call Bruce McKinnon or Harold  Jacques 885-9023.  NEPTUNE STREET! 112,500  This attractive l'/i years old 3 bdrm home is  situated on a large 93 x 120' lot and Is within  minutes of all the amenities of Sechelt Village.  This home features a double carport. wall to wall  carpeting and full ensuite. The full basement has  been set up as a workshop and would be ideal  for Ihe home craftsman. The electric heat is supplemented with an Acorn wood burning stove,  and all the windows are energy conserving thermopane Appliances included in the sale are the  washer/dryer and dishwasher.  $97,500 ��� POINT ROAD  Enjoy the panoramic view of Howe Sound from  this completely renovated 3 bdrm home.  Located in Hopkins Landing, this property  would be ideal for the commuter All appliances  are included in the sale  H-499-766  ruce McKinnon 885-9023       Mobile Phone Sechelt  "��� 'Tm  ^m  ���X ���***���  I    -vt'      ���'       ������  WOODCREEK PARK respects the  Natural Beauty oj the Sunshine Coast  and evert) possible effort has been made  to retain and enhance this beauty. Entering off Hwy 101. 2 miles west of Gibsons, is Ocean View Drive, overlooking  the Straight of Georgia. Sloping  southwards and bounded on both sides  by Crown Parkland filled with stately  evergreens Woodcreek Park ensures  this beauty forever. With homesites priced from $39,500 to $46,000 and all  on sewer system, they really are your  best investment.  s,    *�������  w *.*  Woodcreek Jlark  a quality controlled subdivision  An Ideal Holding Property  Invest NOW with  13% FINANCING  AND ONLY $183.00 LOT TAX YEARLY  ...   N. -   if-  ,���'' ���.*.'-?��� ���������'^  Development Manager Lorna Chalmers  Field Olfice - 886-2304  Res. - 885-5554  Photo, By  Ralncoail Colour  In PHASE I we still have lovely view  and ravine-backed lots to choose from.  PHASE II is being readied; even now  panoramic views await your inspection.  An old logging road winds down the  easterly ravine to where we are creating  a beach access and picnic site for you to  enjoy after your nature trail hike.  Stop at my Information Field Office for a  map, and information on our registered  building covenants and prospectus.  After all, seeing is believing. P.S. View  several of these quality built homes with  the thought of owning one of them.  They are being offered at prices reduced  to the point that the price more than  compensates for the high interest rates  to-day.


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