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I.  ���I 'I i < . <     '  l|��'      .��  '' , ^WiM *���  ' p   P I  ,J    M       ,  .....,*4^ip., .,��*_U..l��-_t.i...4.....u,  p ���'  M   , ��� I     ' '  '   " ip 11.. ,,' *   ��� ���  /, _" . ^ '    ^   Volume 3, No. ,16  "  Wilson Creek���Selma Pork, Sechelt, Halfmoon Boy, Secret Cove^Pender Horbo^y ModeVo>or)<. ftlelndole, Jrvirye's Landing Eorl Cove,, Egrnont.^ , WEDNESDAY, MAR. 23, 1966   %Qcl  Gospel crusade  visits Gibsons  MAKING a return visit to Gib-  ' sons this week are Rev. Clinton, Thelma and Richard Ward,  who will be conducting a gospel 'crusade from March 22 to  April 1st. at" Gibsons Pentecostal Tabernacle.  i. Known as the "King's MinstT  rels", the versatile Ward family play .eight .different instruments and have conducted gospel services across the American Continent.  Special children's meetings  will commence March 29th and  will feature 30 bible puppets,  dramatized stories, sound colored pictures and many other  visual  aids.  Expansion plans  hinged on wafer  PLANS to extend village  boundaries have been temporarily shelved by Gibsons municipal council until an addition  to the present water supply bo  found. Also a meeting is planned with a town planner and  Commissioner Jim Drummond  suggested expansion, will hinge  on his recommendations.  Area under consideration for  proposed expansion includes  Reed Road fronOGranthams.  along to Henry Road, down  Pratt Road, to Gower Point.  Ibis would double tiie size oC  Represent -village.��� "  Chairman Wes Hodgson  pointed out the only problem in^,  volved is whether, to become a  DeMolay Officers . .  RELAXING after the strain of the installation ceremo-   iiesiaenfS complaint . . .  nies, officers of Mount Eiphinstone Chapter Order of  DeMolay pictured here, back row: Bruce McGowah,  Wayne Swanson, David Ennis, Mike Skellet, Bob McLean, Pete Emerson, Norman Blain and Gerry Wood.  Centre: James Mandelkau, David Leslie, Randy Boyes,"  Alan Cooper, Cameron Hercus and Robbie Boyes. Fronts  Gordon Hauka (Jr. Councillor); Godfrey Robinson (Master Councillor) and Phil Malpass (Senior Councillor) .  Doctors project .  Sails'  Council fakes action  removes auto eyesore  COMMISSIONER Ben Lang took the chair at last meeting of Sechelt Council in'the absence of chairman  Christine'Johnston, temporarily indisposed with an internal ailment.    ink site  AP$*R0VA:Lfm principte was~given by Uibsorrs-Cduncil  i    to a request submitted by Dr, Hobson for a portion  of village property, either by sale or lease, for the construction of a medical clinic.  J Property in question, situated. ""   "  9_r, the,; corner  of  Winn; and  F.letcher Roads and adjacent to*  the health centre, was, considered  the best  location of a  Dumber viewed by the doctors.  An alternative site next to the  village   Municipal   Hall   would'  be  negotiated  for  should  the  council,prefer to hold the prop-.  <}rty. It was also pointed out  that    the-  proposed   -building,  eould include a dentist's office,  j Hailed by the-chairman as a  ���[bolt from the blue" the pro-.,  ppsal gained general support of  commissioner* who agreed the  location. would bo. Weal. Only  problem was; whether ,to sell,,  lease'or, retain jthe lot "Comm.  Jim Drummond expressed the  opinion   that   council   might  eventually have  a use for  it  bid Comm. Pred Feeney stress*"  ��jd, the fact that it would pro*  vide  a  revenue.  Comm,  Sam,  1. Indagcr   said   ho   preferred':;  lousing,  "to sell would  mean  linvlng toV subdivide,1' he added.    Clerk!   Charlco    Gooding  pointed-out thut whichever w��s  decided, (it would  still  entail  subdividing,  It was moved approval In  principle be granted pending  discussion as to terms, view  of plnns, etc,     , '.>..;.,,���. .,��� f  WATER REQUEST  Maintaining that as a public  utility, the council was obliged  tb supply him with water, Mr.  Norm Procknow was again VO'  fused a hook-up when ho i\\h  jlcarcd  at council last week,  "; ! Comm. Fladager argued that  i|ntll an adequate water supply  t existed within the village, no  outside connections would bo  considered, "Our hands are so  lindly. tied at this time that ��t  1<F ImpoBsihlc to, consider, tho  application," he said. He also  explained that in ilu. event of  tho proposed new well proving  patlsfnciory, furiiun' 'Considera  tion would be given both tc  Mr. Procknow for ids new motel and a number^o. other applicants. Expansion of village  boundaries i which ... would Include the motel location, "would  also facilitate expansion of the  water line!  The clerk explained that until the expansion takes place,  the municipality would have to  seek approval of the people in  order to extend this service.'  "They are hardly likely to approve such expenditure for outside areas," he pointed out.  Sating  he  was not satisfied  ������see page 6  Chairman Lang suggested  normal business be held back  while Mr. Ross Laycock present his bill and answer'any  questions on the ditch work be  has been carrying out' on Inlet  Avenue   Stating ..that this was something .tew in procedure, Comm.  Joe Benner wa^ Informed by*  the chairman that the, builder  was there to answer questions  now rather than have to face  questions when the job was  Completed.  Comm. Ray Clarke said it  was obvious Mr. Laycock wished to discuss his "bill, for he  Mermaid Street who stated an  old auto body abandoned in a  lane near her property constituted  an  eyesore.  The clerk explained that it  was an. Qld problem and. that  the wreck bad been in the location for a'..number of years.  had brought it with him,  be    tbe clerk explained, is, not a  also   asked   whether   council  was expected to approve payment of the bill at this time in  light of the fact that the. job  was not yet completed.  Clerk-  Ted Raynor explained that, as  roads chairman,,this would be.  up to Comm. .Lang. ."If he approves of it, that is it," he said.  Chairman Lang then, stated he  approved the work and agreed  the bill be paid.  "Prompt action was  given a  complaint from  a resident of  Comm. vBenner -moved. it be    ,. . . . . _       _   _  ^zyrylr^^k <^!^;   -zl - district^or - 'townr*-Ihe-1 clericw-  Cbas.   Gooding  explained- that  as district averaging two per-'  sons  per   acre,   council ''could'  be   excused   responsibility   of'  public welfare cases.  Junior soccer  results  THE JUNIOR soccer weekend!  results.  Games were played,  Sunday, March 20.' ��� ���  DIVISION 4  Sechelt   .Residential    Tiger**  hauled' away" and "dumped, and  agreed to a -suggestion by  Comm. Hansen that it could be  dumped off the end of the  wharf witirthe approval of the  wharf operator.-  COMMUNITY HALL  Letter from a resident who,  taxpayer;'in. the village, discounted the proposed building  in Hackett Park as being insufficient tor the' village.  The writer, Mr, Albert Lynn  of Boulevard Street, claimed he  has, been.a resident here for  Centennial project  li|silcino BoyslB|  THE INTERNATIONALLY renowned Kitsilano Boys'  Band, under the direction of (its founder, Arthur  Delamont, will play a concert on Saturday, April 16 at  the hdgl .school in Gibsons.     , i ,   Mvotina March 31  "-^������'-���-��� ���� *- ����� years of age, in their..colorful   raeeimg marcn 01  the past eight years' and .feels (   js, Madeira. Park Kickers' 0. - ;  the   proposed  building  is  not       ~"   -   - ���  enough. We. need a community  hall large enough to take 600  people' in which .skating) and  activities may be carried out,  he said. As to the proposed  tennis "toiirts, be has seen the'  existing private court used  only on rare occasion.,  Commissioners all agreed  that such a, building would ,be  an, excellent innovation except  for the fact ^hat'wlth a jpopula-  tloh ot (less than i 500, the big  problem was Insufficient capital.    ,: V..." ,:;;���' '.....���  ,:;.:''. '���,-... '...''���  The   clerk  said  ail  council  ���9(M p��fl�� 6  Gibsons p United vs. Sechelti  Legion postponed. *  DIVISIONS  Sechelt Residential 14, ,Ma*':  deira Park Rangers 0;. Gibsons1'  Canfor 4, Gibsons Legion 0.  GainM for Sunday, March V  DIVISION 4  . Roberts Creek Wanderers vs,'.  Sechelt Residential Tigers; Ma-i  delra Park Kickers Vs. Gibsons,  United,,Sechelt, teflon bye.    '  DIVISION  *;r X.'-S1-;'-���;���', V.'i"  Roberts Creek Tigers vs. ��o��  chelt    ! Residential, ; ' Madeira \  Park Rangers vs. Glimns Legion, Gibsons Canfor bye.  Boys from, 12 to il8  band uniforms, who have" travelled U) the-main centres  in Britain, Europe, the Artiericas and the Orient, and  Won awards and acclaim in all these places, aro playing  In Gibsons oh April 10, at 8:00 p.m. x  For the first time In tho history of this Peninsula,  band-music enthusiasts, band students, and indeed .all  who enjoy a change in pace in Uielr musical entertain-  fi* .l4*''���v,,l^*i,4,��p^,..Wi,X��W*W'*.l'��^i'M'.*��'lliv*:*. , jA& ,,..v#riii��i��fi*-****.��,!iirrt^'J-p4^tw%i�� i-*-ili*4fltap'''i,�� *> 1   ..WiW'W |.'V_(iPi:;,.iAci��_-;| '^tjtlfil* ^���'���fii.'-'w'a i*^18!1  mentf will have, tho opportunity of, hearing this faVnous  boys' band,: live, on our own home stage!, ,, ,   ,  Qlbsons, and District Central Centennial Celebrations Committee is sponsoring the band as line opening  performance for this B.C] centennial ycjar. Advance  sales of tickets for adults will bo handled by the committee members, members s of the arts council, and by  various stores and offices i on tl^e Peninsula, Students  s students  REPRESENTATIVES, from organizations, ,a.nd. bUvsinps-  sos togethor with Interested members of the public  aro Invited to attend a meeting at 8:00 p.m. on March  31, at Eiphinstone Secondary School. .   . . .-  Purpose of tho meeting is to    %"r"~"*"1 ;     "       ; ";  (llscusa   and  possibly  form   ��    ministering tho loan fund, ��b*  scholarship c6unclt with a view-  tempt    to    Increase    existing  and children under 12 may pay admission at Elphln-4 to eo:ordinating extsUnr scho-   fundsr ��� '*";,:   '  Stone High School on tho evening of the performance,     larshlps    and   bursaries (    en-  .Need for such a council has  Adults, $1.50, students $1,00 and"1 children 12 years   courage thoj provision of ��ddu   nvlson   from   the   i"cr<?��8*n$  and under  50 cents. ; tional awards and besides ��d- ; ^oep����eJ  hi  p.  .. ,,]y pp  I   III'1   > .  j  I Poge2   Sechelt Peninsulo Times   Wed., March 23,1966    R��AL ESTATE {Cbnh) FOR SALE (Continued) LEGAL NOTICE (Continued)  Sechelt VzmmJutf��H&      Telephone 885-9654  D-BRIEF  Classified  Published Wednesdays by the  Sechelt  Peninsula  Times  Ltd.,  at  Seahelt, BjC.  WORK  WANTED  (Cont*d>  Member, Audit Bureau  of Circulation  Classified Advertising Rates:  3-Line AdBriefs (15 words)  One Insertion _ ������ -50c  .$1.00  Three insertions .  Extra lines (5 words) ��� 10c  (This rate does not apply to  commercial Ad-Briefs.)  Box Numbers, 10c extra  25c Book-keeping charge is added  for AdBriefs not paid by publication date.  Legal or   Reader  advertising  25c  per count line.  Display   advertising   in   classified  Ad-Brief columns,  1.50 per inch.  DEATHS  CHAPMAN���Passed away at  Grantham's Landing o n  March 18, 1966, Mrs. Alice M.  Chapman, beloved sister of  Mrs. J. N. Gaunt of Winnipeg..  She* is also survived by one nephew G. R. Nokes of Kirkland  Lake, Ontario, and 2 nieces, A.  W. Boyd of Kirkland Lake,  and Mrs. K. M. Calverley of  Edmonton,     Alberta.     Funeral  service,   Thursday, March   24.  at 1 p.m? from the Family Chapel of the Harvey Funeral  ttome. Rev. H. Kelly officiating. Cremation. Tributes gratefully declined. Donations to St.  Mary's  Hospital,  Sechelt,  B.C.'  3984-16  PERSONAL  KINSMEN ��� White Elephant  . Sale. We collect all unwanted  items. Phone 885-9544 ��� 885-  9560. , 9330-10  BAHA'IS Believe: In the One-  ness of Religion ... Baha'  is believe that all our present  day religions are but different aspects of one faith ... a  faith slowly unfolded to man  by all the world's great Prophets: Moses, Jesus, Buddha,  Mohammed���back to the dawn  of time. Real religion does not  divide men. It unites them.  The ithings which divide them  are superficial differences in  doctrine or ritual. We believe  .that the time has come when  these can be set aside' in order that all men may see mankind as one race and God as  pne Father. Today all over the  ivorld this miracle of religious  unity is being achieved in the  Bajia'i Faith, For information,  without cost or obligation, write  P.O. Box 113, West Vancouver,  B.C. 9404-16  WORK WANTED  JFOR Carpentry. New and re.  pair work.  Contact  V.   Mit-  Chell, 885-9582.        , 9784-tfn  SEACREST  WATER SERVICE  Plumbing, building septic  tanks  JAMES A. STEWART  Phone 885-9545  93.94(1)  CAT WORK  Clearing - Excavating -  Yarding Logs etc.  by hour or contract  JACK BARKER  Ph. 886-7493 evenings  9378tfn  HELP WANTED (Mole)  SEMI-retired   PLIB    inspector  for Gibsons area. Phone 886-  9313. 9403-16  HELP WANTED  HANDYMAN  for  small  rough  rock. job.  Sechelt  area.   Ph.  885-2105  (afternoons).      9395-16  MALE part time janitors required for various schools.  Casual labour only. Apply to  School Board office, Gibsons,  BJC. 9408-16  Mrs. Naida Wilson  Now io years in business.  REQUIRES SALAL PICKERS  Phone 885-9746 or write c/o Box  390,   Sechelt. 9625-tfn  CALUSON.EVERGREEN  CO.  Roberts Creek  Salal and Huck Pickers  Wanted  Salal 38c Bunch  Plant located at Roberts Creek,  across street from, store. Phone  886-2633. 8306-tfn  WESTCOAST  EVERGREEN  COMPANY  Roberts Creek  SALAL PICKERS WANTED!  Salal 38c Bunch  Plant Locoted at Roberts  Creek across the street from  Post Office  PHONE 886-2682  3980-tfn  J: WANTED. ,,:.,r, _.,..��� ��� L.  SMALL   patches   of   standing  timber for logs.  Phone 886,,  7493 evkings.  Jack Barker.  '  9379-tfn  FOR RENT  HALL   FOR   RENT -Wilson  Creek Community Hall. Contact Mt. h. Watson,, 885-9954.          9275-tfn  WINTER rates by the week or  month, $50 and up, all Inclu-  8ivo, Also trailer space, Phono  885-9565. Mission Polht Motel,  Wilson Creek, 9279-tfn  NEW suites,  IW����t��yT#iWliTpy^P,(*��l^*l!#*��  2 BR HOUSE, Cowrie St, Sechelt. Auto, oil heat, partial  basement, carport and workshop at rear. Ken Gray 885-  9781. 9401-17  HOPK.NS  Landing   waterfront  on Point Road. 4 bedrooms,  2 batfts. Phone 733-8050 or 261-  3151. 2345rtfn  2 BEDROOM home on 1% acres. Full plumbing, on water  main and paved highway. Reasonable. Also 33* troller, $2,000  or nearest offer. Phone 883-  2417. 9374-16?  LOTS  Sechelt _��� $1,500 and up  W, Sechelt ^ $800 and up  Welcome Beach ��� WJF. $5,500  Davis Bay ���- $2,000 and up  Selma Park ������ W.F. $4,000  Porpoise Bay .-Acreage $2,800  H. Gregory, 885-9392  SECHELT AGENCIES LTD.  885-2161  ��� Sechelt, B.C.  9355-tfn  Roberts Creek:  Comfortable 2 bedrm house on  5 acres, mostly cleared, lots of  water.   $8,500.   cash,   or  trade  for house in Gibsons.  $1,000 down gives possession  of a 3 bedrm house on 4Wi acres, on blacktop, good water  supply.  Home with landscaped grounds,  blacktop, 3 bednris, concrete  bsment,  patio,  $9,000  cash.  Do, Wortman or  Jack Warn at  EWART McMYNN  REALTY  Box 238, Gibsons, 886-2166  886-2500, 886-2681,  886-2393  eve.  9409-16  CARS ond TRUCKS  PARTS     available,   wrecking  1954  Ford  Zephyr.   885-9927.  9405-16  10 ACRES land for sale, Upper part of Snodgrass Road,  Selma Park. Phone 885-2205 or  write Mrs. Snodgrass, Selma  Park. 9394-17  12 BASS accordion, near new.  Canadian Accordion Institute  model $35. 885-9680. 9392-17  RUBBER stamps of all descriptions may  be  obtained  at The Times. Phone 885-9654.  Quick service on all orders.  ONE wheel   covered. . Utility  trailer with hitch, $50. GE  automatic 40-inch turquoise  range $125. One pair of oars,  $7.06. Phone 886-2057.      9407-16  PIANO in good condition. Reasonable.  885-9510. 3986-18  ROYAL Standard Typewriter,  completely rebuilt by the  manufacturer. Original price  $249.95, now just $139.50. The  Times office, 885-9654, Sechelt,  B.C. 9287-tfn  JAY BEE USED  FURNITURE  Phone 886-2346, Gibsons  Next to Ken's Parking  Beer bottles. We buy and  sell everything  9991-tfn  1 Singer straight sew  machine   ���;    $88.88  1 used 24"  Moffat Electric  Range".���. -'���  $69.95  1  used  17"  TV  ........  $49.95  1 used Silvertone TV ��� - $24.95  PARKER'S HARDWARE  Ltd. - Sechelt  Phone 885-2171  94U-16  Form No. 18  (Section 82)  LAND ACT  t ������  Notice of Intention to Apply to-.  Lease Land  In Land Recording District*  of New Westminster and sit��  uate in the. vicinity .of DX��  4336, Group i, Pender Harbour.  Take notice that Garbage  Collection and Disposal Board  of the Sechelt Peninsula intends to apply for a lease of  the following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted squared tree 16 chains  ra/1 from the S.E. corner o.  lot 4336 N.W.D.; thence 1$  chns east; thence 7 chains  south; thence 9 chains West  to old mining road; thence  North-westerly along said road  10 chains m/l to the point of  commencement and containing  9.4 acres, more or less, for  the purpose of Garbage disposal.  F. J. WYNGAERT  Chairman  ���" '"     " rr irGibsohsr&er'  Dated   February  25th,   1966.  9402���Pub. March 23, 30, 6, 15  THE  TIMES  IS  A  UNIONLABEL   NEWSPAPER  1956   BUICK  price^ $595.  convertible.   Full  Phone  885-9963.  9390-17  ST. JOHN'S  UNITED CHURCH  Wilson Creek.  B.C.  Sunday School���9:45 a.m.  Divine Worship���11:15 o.m.  Led by Miss H. E. Campbell  ���     ���  Except on 2nd Sunday eoch  month  Family Service���11:15 a.m.  Divine Service���3:30 p.m.  Led by Rev. W. M, Cameron  1960  VAUXHALL station wagon. Good transportation. Ph.  885-2131, \ ... 9396-17  PARTS    available,     wrecking  1956   Vauxall,   885-9927.  9410-16  BOATS & ENGINES  ���"���"������ ���"  '  wp"���������������i���-���,���!������ ,n      ,,  10'    FIBREGLASS    boat,    5VV  , Johnson; near new. Mr. C. H.  Smith,  885-2184. 9391-17  SANGSTERCR AFT fihregla.a.  ���boat, complete with windshield, remote control steering. 15 hp Johnson and good  trailer,   $500,   885-9357.    3985-18  First  time   offered,  "Lady  J" 17 ft. Allen Lap-strake.  Convertible   top.   35   h/p.  Evinrude   Lark   Electric  Paint - Fibreglass - Rope  Canvas - Boot Hardware  WALT NYGREN SALES  LTD.  i f  Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-9303  '   7857-tfn  LEGAL NOTICES  School District No. 46 (Sechelt)  ���    Call for Tenders  West Sechelt Elementary  School  Specific, tlons arc available  now at the School Board Office in Gibsons for ground  development at West Sechelt  Elementary School, including  burning of all stumps, roots,  trees, brush and rough grading.  BETHEL BAPTIST  CHURCH  SECHELT  SERVICES  Sunday School ��� 10 <_.m.  Church Service ��� 11:1S a.m.  Prayer - .Vednetday 7:30 p.m.  REV. A. WILLIS  PASTOR  You are invited to attend  any ,or each service.  $1995.00   ,  Rebuilt    M.7    Chrysler    Crown     T('n(,ers  for  U,c  ��*0V0   project  1956 30 lip EvlnrUde electric  ,;-.._���.._.._,_::_ $149,  MADEIRA MARINA  PENDER HARBOUR  Phone 883-2266  3987-lfl  5th, I960,  940C���Pub. March 23,  1966  Lutheran Church  SUNDAY SCHOOL  1I;00 a.m.  PASTOR JOHN ULMER  Sochclt Elomeptory  Activity Room  'LUTHERAN HOUR  CK.LpG,   IOiOO a.m.  Dr, O. Hoffoman  \  furnished or un- ���  ftirni.9hcd,     Ono     bedroom,    FOR SALE  bathroom, combination kitchen. ���  ���    CONTRACTOR  Work by hour or contract,  Now   bnckhoe   and   fremt-ond  londer  Trench - and  backfilling,  Excavating  Clearing, TrcotopplnM  Phono 885-9704  03fi7-tfn  stove  and  fridgo,  phono, 885-  9333 after 5 p.m. 9375-tfn  piaMM_aM^MNW��M��^MMMIII "���>'����� >��������������� I|^**���bw-^��ii ��� III III _*   .  REAL ESTATE  VIEW    property,    Welcome  Beach,  2,I>  ncro.   on  paved  Upper  RcdroofB  Road,  $3,000,  Phono  888-2840, 0..A..J  INVESTMENT property in So-  cbolt area, $500 por ncro, IJox  3RI, Sechelt, JQ.C. 9549.tfn  Uncd 17" TV   .._.:;,..���.$49,9.1  2 Burner Rnngctte,;wli0 V -85,00 ���,  30"  DpL, xo Propana  Range   .__:..������..���_. ��� 89,95  Slngqr Sowing Machine h_ 8{.,88  Simplicity Watthcr  .. 39.1.5  Moffat Cottnao Kangp ... 79.95  PARKER'S HARDWARE  LTD, ��� Sechelt  s Phono 885-2171  ���  0305-14  2 NEW SUBDIVISIONS    .  WATERFRONT LOTS  Earls Cove Subdivision ��� adjacent to Earls Covo  ferry terminal on tho Sunshine Coast Highway.  ^&MHtyx*im<*!^&)'*wm^'^&^  Also-LARGE VIEW LOTS  Madeira Part. Subdivision ��� overlooking Pender  Harbour and Gulf ���. 10% down ��� odsy terms  on balance, Discount for cash.  FOR SALE BY OWNER (  _   O, SLADEY��� Madeira Park, B,C,  Phono 883-2233 or phono North Vancouver  985-4934  * ;  ���t^H>*'l^l*��*��*iW��'il��'��t��H*i!Wl��WW   1  J'  ...uUVM . **^_ _ -���*^* __..��. J.   .__  V   . *__. .  ;��,^-s'T^ ���  April 13th . .V-  Anniversary stamp  honours explorer  THE ARRIVAL of Rene Robert Cavelier, Sieur.de La  Salle in the New World 300 years ago is to be marked  on April 13 by issuance of a 5c commemorative stamp,  Postmaster General Jean-Pierre Cote announced today/  . The day of issue has  been  chosen to coincide with the  date on which the famous  Ft6nch - explorer first set foot  on   the   soil   of   New   France  where he based his operations  for twenty years before death  at the hands of one of the  colonists ended a colorful career.  . One of a number of historical adventurers to be so honored by the Canada Post Office,'  La Salle is pictured amidst  symbols of his career including  a spyglass, a map of seventeenth century Canada and a  ship. The issue, a vertical rendition in tones of aquamarine  was_ designed by. Brigdens  Limited. Toronto, engraved rank  printed by the Canadian Bank  Note Company, Ottawa.  A to  tal of twenty-four million- will  be printed. *   -  '*r*ff'i^)L&**,jr*itb.     \M��  t, *. *_.     a V^  Senior citizens . . .  Branch 96 OAPO plans  fund raising project  AT LAST^Thursday^s meeting of Branch 96 of the OAPO/  plans were outlined for a charter bus trip to tiie  Cloverdaae Rodeo in May. Members requiring reservations should advise Mrs. A. M. Batchelor.  Canon Alan Greene reported  MORE ABOUT . . .  ��� Scholarships .  . ��� ���firom page 1  number of students undertaking further education , aftsr  graduation.  Subscribers to the existing  fund are Sechelt and Gibsons  P-TA,'��� Roberts Creek Mothers'  Auxiliary and the L. S. Jackson Memorial Fund endowment.  " Annual scholar ship, of $250 is*  awarded the student with the  highest standing in'departmental ��� examinations' whov is pro-,  ceeding ; to," university. Interest  free' loans are- also granted  students requiring financial assistance .jvjule" attending, voca-"  tional school ��>r. university:   's  ��� The fund has at present a  balance of $1,045.45 and outstanding loans of $1,350, some  df which will" be repaid during  the' coming year when students  commence - earning. No applicant has yet been-refused aid  due to lack of funds but this  situation is expected to arise  in the future.  To many students such a loan  being readily" available when  needed is the deciding factor  in continuance or termination  of their studies.  Decision to call this meeting  was the outcome of a meeting  held last week and attended by  Mr. W. S. Potter, principal of  Eiphinstone; Mrs. J. Azyan,  Gibsons P-TA; Mrs, L. Flummerfelt, Roberts Creek Mothers Auxiliary; Mrs. W. Bystedt,  Sechelt P-TA; and Mr. G.  .Thatcher. ..,..,_.,...���.���,..._; ,,...., ������..,.,,_,  Wed.; March 22. 1966   Sechelt Peninsula Times   Page 3  10th year ...  again sponsor  Easter Seal Campaign  SUNSHINE Coast.Kiwanis Club is pleased to announce  that for the 10th consecutive year it is sponsiring  the-Easter Seal Drive. ���������   progress as regards housing for  senior citizens. He said that  an application for incorporation was in the hands of the  proper authorities and that Mr.  Tom Campbell, a well-known  Vancouver lawyer, was handling 'all the necessary legal  matters in this connection.  Members agreed to organize  an afternoon bingo at the Wilson Crek hall in order to raise  money for this project.  Reported on the sick list  were Mrs; John -Browning and  Mr. Wm; Holey, president of  the Gibsons branch of the  OAPO, who were both In St.  Mary's Hospital.  There was a particularly Irish- flavour to the social hour  which followed the meeting, it  being the seventeenth of auld  Ireland the hall was gaily decorated with shamrock and sliil-  lolahs. Soloist, Mrs. Dorothy  Stockwell, fittingly dressed in  green, brought her lovely voice  and )icr unfailing charm to the  rendering of "A Little Bit of  Heaven."   Mr.   Charlie   Brook-  man gave a repertoire of Irish stories and recitations and'  tiie members joined in singing  sbme favourite Irish songs.  Musicians were Mrs. H. Evans, Mrs. E. Baker and Mrs.  M. Livesey, pianists; W. C.  Baker, piano accordion and  Roily Reid, violin.  There are still a few 1966  membership fees outstanding  and members are requested to  send these to the secretary.  Mrs. M. Tinkley, as soon as  possible for membership lists  are now being compiled for the,  season's bus trips.  Sunshine Coast  Gospel Church  (Undenominational)  Sunday School 10 a.m.  Church Service  11:15 am,  PASTOR REV. S. CASSELLS  Selma park Community Hall  ie Times  Phone 885-9654  I .tli*#ip��S(tmM^^M^����l!*WSH^1t*MWSW(tarf��'  Tho  Anglican Church  Or CANADA  Rector; Rev. R.Jlnrry Jenko,  phone; 885-.7. 3  ww)��^i^^HTOm*it^Mpa^^iM*J4��Mmj^*#M)iw��wjijw  March 27th, 1966  (4l*W"*WH'(W ��WJW^^����J* JpilltlfMl(����lW*rtk��M  ST, HILDA'S-rSECHELT  Holy Communion���8:00 a.m.  Holy Communion���<9:30 a,m.  '.:''''���'������'"'EGMONT'7',    'T'"," '  Evensong���3:00 p.m,  MADEIRA PARK  Evensong���7:30 p,m.  Wednesday, March 30th  St. Hilda's, Sechelt���Holy Communion���10 a.m.  The  area 'covers "the  whole  Sunshine - Coast plus  surrounding, areas and - donations. to, this.  worthwhile_;cause -are, tojhelg  crippled and handicapped children in"BXJ..:i'     .-   ,      _  ��� ' In-Vancouver, ther.B.C.JSoc;  iety    for' Crippled-   ChjUdren  -maintain a iome-.where'famil-"  ies can take their children for  the   special   treatment   which  they require.    ' \  There are ihany Easter Seal  buses in B.C. carrying "children  daily to special schools, treatment centres etc., they could  not have these opportunities -on  the. regularvschool .bus. service-  One of the very interesting  features of-the -Society is the  Crippled Childrens* ^ Summer  Camp. Anyonfejhaviog the opportunity to see these youngsters . away from, their home  and enjoying. nature for tbe  first time would feel the urge  to dig a little deeper for this  very worthwhile cause.  The local Kiwanis Club Eas  ter Seal Committee members  this year are: Rev.- J. _H>KeLv  ly, pubiicity^-Ray^Chamberlain^  finance    and - Ozzie    Hincks.  ���chairman.  '_     .���"..-,      "' -  .  ,' The Easter "Seal .appeal let-.  ters are% in the, 'mail���please*  send' them-back today, and help,  - raise: over, the* ~'$700.50-'-^ch'  was so generously donated last  year. -  THE TIMES IS A  UNION-LABEL  NEWSPAPER  NEED A CAR?  NEW or USED  TRY  Peninsula  SECHELT. B.C.  Ph. 885-2111  - Ted Farewell  I  What with jet flight, motels  and superhighways, there isn't  much point any more in being  the farmer's daughter.  �����  BRITISH COLUMBIA  TELEPHONE COMPANY  >_ v r   _* <11i  ELECTRA-CLEAN  : Upholstery ^Cleaning  Carpets - Furniture -  Rugs  appointment  Phone 886-9890  ���'iESf-  JAMES A. MaclNNES  New  Appointment  Announced  The appointment of James A.  Maclnnes as Director of Public  Relations in the British Columbia Telephone Company is announced by J. Ernest Richardson, Cpmpany President and  Chief Executive Officer.  ; Mr. Maclnnes graduated from  the University of British Col-  umbia in .950 with a Bachelor  of Applied Science degree in  mechanical, engineering ���' and  bogan his career with B.C JEL  In June of the same year. By  Juno 1955 ho Was Senior Engineering Assistant and tho following year ho becamo District  Outside Plant Engineer. Ho be-  , camo Safety Director In 1958,  Since August .963 ho, has  ; served as Coastal Division  Engineering and Construction  Manager.  Ho is a member of tho Association of Professional Engineers of B,C,and of tho  American Society of Mechanical  Enginoors.  CLYDES CYCLES  Highway 101 - Pine Rood  Gibsons, B.C.  Serving the Sechelt Pentnsulo  Service and Accessories fbr all-  Motorcycles.,*"  We pick up and deliver your bike  Phone 886-9572  Open to 10 p.m. 7, days a week  Scows ��� togs  SECHELT TOWING  & SALVAGE LTD.  ���'.'���; Heavy Equipment Moyii^,  & Log Towing  L.HIGGS  Phone 885-9425,  TREE SERVICES  Falling, Topping,  Limbing for view.  All worK insured.  Full Information  Phono 886-2343  ARNOLD BLOMGREN  L, & H. SWANSON LTD.  Septic Tank* ond Drain floldi  Backkoo and Front fnd  Loader Work  Screened Cement Gravel,  Fill and Road Gravel  Phone 885.9666.  Bok 172 > Sechelt    ..,  Marine Supplies Service  GARDEN BAY  BOATWORKS  A COMPLETE LINE OF  BpATREPAIFiS  Garden Bay, B.C.  Phone 883-2366  CUSTOM TRACTOR WORK  BACK HOE - DITCHING  EXCAVATING CONTRACTING  GRAVEL, TOP SOIL AND FILL  ' Let us solve your problems  ED FIEDLER' - GIBSONS  Phone 886-7764  NICK'S ELECTRIC  AND APPLIANCES  Pender Harbour ���     ;  ' For all your wiring needs,  Commercial -';Residehtldr- ���  Industrial  Phone 883-2516  R.R. 1. Madeira Park  ,  TREE FALLING  TOPPING OR REMOVING  LOWER LIMBS FOR VIEW  , Insured work from Port Mellon  to Pender Harbour  PV SERVICES LTD.  Marven Voleri 886-9946  Digby Porter 886-9615  PENINSULA  BUILDING SUPPLY LTD.  Phono Sccholt 885-9669  "Tho House With A Heort"  E. J. Caldwell, Proprietor  Box 97 -Sochclt, B.C.  Frank E. Docker  OPTOMETRIST  r  1  f  S-p  of l  1  , **-  .  ?  J)  K  /J  .  Phono 885-2062  SIM ELECTRIC LTD.  *)*��*��(��p*f*Mj��i*if.,*i 4wW4.t�� w*Wp*w twWAift*  'A&wfcfamMititM&ii^^ .  Dal^BlockA<  Gibsons  tolttet^xij ?��&W. J��W*W! S������)IUW-W. *'*(����'���'  -J  Electrical Contractors  Appliances - Electric Heal  Phone 085-2062  GIBSONS SEPTIC TANK  PUMPING SERVICE  Phono 886-2848  or 886-2404  ;     Every Wednesday   '  and Saturday '  886-^166  JOHN DEKLEER  Building Contracting  Sechelt  R.R. 1, Davis Way Road  Phono 883-2U58  ; r. . ._?;-.'j'U.  | Sechelt Peninsula ^��e4  #.gW^^��WW. ���>^.���...-.��M.*.W^^  I  I  I  I  I  ?!  i  *Z may be wrong, but I shall not be so wrong as to fail to say what I/believe to be ngftf."���-John ATKINS  ������~���.,....     Wednesday, March 23, 1966  The Reader's Right  ��� *���" "������^���"���~,"~~,^~"-���~n~f "innmnnmninntru1  Faee ��alne emirate  ALTHOUGH subject to some controversy at  the time, there is little doubt the new  Gibsons Municipal Hall was a wise move, for  after all, a growing community revolves around  its council offices and certainly the old cabin  was totally inadequate for an efficient administration.  This same situation is duplicated in  Sechelt, the existing building serves a multitude of uses and during issuance of motor  vehicle licence plates, as many as three people  have to work in one small room. Should more  than three interested members of the public  chose to attend a council meeting, the multipurpose room is greatly overcrowded.  It is therefore a welcome decision by  council to undertake establishment of a new  and up-to-date municipal hall. Not only will  it prove conducive to rather more serious  council debate, it will permit far superior  office administration and possibly of equal  importance will create a front.  In order to grow and prosper, the district  has to be sold, and no salesman succeeds  under a cloak of poverty. It is an odd human  trait that a prosperous appearance enwurages  business. It would therefore appear obvious,  a respectable municipal hall would be an asset  for where a man is judged by his clothes, a  municipality is surely judged by its municipal  hall.--        ��� ������ "" V   ,  With a view to the future and as an  economic factor, council is investigating pos*  sibilifies of racludmg ^  rentable office space, even a court room which  is also badly needed at this time. Rentals would  therefore offset to some extent, payments on  the project.  Another badly needed building will be  a structure at Hackett Park, to include rest  rooms, changing rooms and concession booth.  Little or nothing has been done to improve the  park for some years. This project* although  a modest one, is a start, and is at least an improvement on nothing.  We can day-dream year-in year-out about  projects far beyond our means with the result  we get nothing. For instance, desirable though  a community hall complex might be, it will  be many moons before a village of less than  500 population could consider such an undertaking. On the other hand, there are those who  feel the village should not spend money at this  time on even this small building. This attitude  is as -far out. asthe ofter extreme, _^  is to be commended for at last talcing the  initiative. To progress we have to spend, but  wisely.  Mot A Degree Mill  MANY educators have deplored the tendency    advise you to begin immediate negotiations  to look on college as a degree mill and  a gateway to better jobs and salaries, rather  than as an opportunity for intellectual development.  Now Dr. Robert F. Goheen, president of  Princeton University, goes a step farther in  delineating the purpose of a college education,  in its fullest sense.  Dr. Goheen told the incoming freshmen:  "If any of you has come to Princeton  hoping only to accumulate knowledge, I would  with some sort of institution wfhere you can  attach yourself to a pipeline of inanimate  learning and become full, like a storage tank,  sealed by a diploma, and otherwise useless."  In his plea that the pursuit of higher learning be "a moral quest as well as jan intellectual one," Dr. Goheen cites the need not only  for clear thinking but for "common standards  of decency and citizenship" in a nation disrupted by tensions and violence.  His words command attention.  Irresponsible Seamtlal Monger  DESCRIBED by a Vancouver columnist as the  "Mudslinger" affair, the recent squalid  politicing in Ottawa leaves a lot to be desired  and raises grave doubts as to the type of people  elected to hjgh office.       Not because of the elleged clandestine  love affairs between members of parliament  and a German female of dubious repute, but  such a responsible office, even worse is the  fact he still holds that position.  Since taking office, the government has  had a heavy torch to bear, at best its position,  has bpen a shaky one, it how faces a crisis.  Far from solidifying the ���Liberal image, Mr.'  Cardin has proved hirflsel. a scandal monger  of poor calibre and in so doing, has dragged his  from which face saving is virtually impossible.  All we can hope for at this time is that  our "worthy prime minister, has the fortitude to  see the whole sorry business through as quickly  as possible and get down to his real job of  working for the betterment of his country. An  election now could well prove disastrous for  both major parties stand every chance of defeat  and the consequences leave little to the  ..... imagination.'"     ,.,,,.,.,,,..,,,,:.,...,.,., ���,,  because of the fact the minds responsible for   own government down to the murky depths  making the allegations public, simply  as a    *��� -*--i- * ^��� ���- <~i���_.���- ��� *..-  political manouvre, are in such a state of  despondency that one trembles ./to., think the  well-being of the country is in such hands.  World conflict, labour upheavals, starvation in countries less fortunate than ours,  welfare and old age pension increases, the list  of problems which in one way and another we  arc involved, is endless dnd all worthy of the  M1"1^ consideration. Yet, our gallant represcn.  tatives in Ottawa prefer to drag out details of  what actually amounts to petty philandering  by a few fellow politicians. An everyday oc-  currancc probably indulged in by some members of all parties, certainly not desirable to  many but the sort of thing taking place daily  jn all walks of life. ,  Naturally, suggestions of sabotage had to  be thrown in to add to the fiasco and to give  justifiable grounds for bringing the dirty washing out into the open.  _ Former associate defence minister in the  Diefcnbakor government, Pierre Sevigny. expressed amazement that the government should  pnrnlize. the nations business over what h a  totally absurd affair. This is indeed an undcr-  Mntcmcnt.' It is monstrous that the insticator  Minute Messages  "Most people are bothered by  those passages of Scripture they  do not understand; but . . , tht  passages that bother me are thoxi  I do understand". ������ Mark Twain  Letters to the Editor must carry a signature and address, although 0  pen-name ��My be used for publication."  know Pat, or just not interested in dancing to the lowly rec-  ord?  As for the invite to Powell  Good place to live  Editor, The Times :  Sir���My wife and I and our  family; would like to express  bur heartfelt gratitude to the  Secheh Fire Brigade, Legion-  aires, Kinsmen, Lions, RCMP  and the many men and women  and other organizations who  unselfishly rushed to our aid  during* aiid Rafter bur recent  fire.   ���  I, the male member of the  family, must admit to becoming rather cynical, due to a  few setbacks, toward my fellow  men, but this response from  the people of the district certainly  destroys   this  feeling.  Thiis fire, although a setback, proves to us that the  people of this district make it  a good place to live, again, to  everyone, our thanks.  ���LEO AND DOREEN  NESTMAN AND  FAMILY.  Seek retraction  Editor, The Times:  Sir���With reference to a news  item on the front page of the  March 9 issue of your paper,  '"yro feel '"that' you shoiild" be informed of the true facts concerning the fire door on our  apartment building on School  Road in Gibsons, B.C.  Commissioner Feeney has  been advised that this door is  an Underwriters' Laboratories  Inc. Listed Fire Door No.  C592849, Rating IM, hr. <B),  Temperature Rise 30 minutes,  250 degrees F. Max. We have  requested the Gibsons Village  Council to print a retraction ot  their accusations that we have  an "inadequate fire door to the  furnace room"���in your newspaper.  ���MAPLE  CRESCENT  APARTMENTS   LTD.,  L. J.  Lauer,  vice-president.  Goodies available  Editor, The Times:  Sir���A certain smugness  seems to be detected in your  recent editorial since Sechelt  has: finally .after 10 years, got  the go-ahead from the federal  government, on its breakwater.  In your March 9 editorial you  use the old adage "Rome  wasn't built in a (toy." in rc.  f err ing to demands for help  for the area from Victoria, Yet  in your March 2 edition, you  suggest, if we "cry loud enough  and long enough, our voices  will be heard and action might  well ensue,"  Sechelt cannot afford to rest  .   ���   L - instigator  of all the nonsense- Justice Minister Lucicn  Cardin, should ever have been appointed to  ���i*��*yft)i��|p*fatoi  BB$mxhmmMjfrmt  Published Wednesdays at Sechelt  .on p.C.'��Sunshine Coast  by  Sechelt Peninsula Time* 1.(0;  Box 381,-Sechelt, I��,C,  Douglas:G, Wheeler, Hdltor ,,.��� ���, ,  jSr ih Alfgortf, Publisher  Subscription Ratci: (in advance)      '  1  Year, ?5 - 2  Year.,  $.    .  3 Years, $13  U���S.. nd Foreign, $5,50  WHV GO JTO CHURCH  "Why should 1 bother going to church? 1 lilic  sleeping in on Sundays There arc loo many hypocrites. I can live a good life at home." Have you ever  heard these feeble excuse:*? , ,  >  Wo all agree to |hc nccssily of �� ��yhtcmatic  (schooling for mental education. Attendance Is com'  pulsory, Wc continue to ��>end our children, even  though they may prefer to sleep in. The fact that  ,_oir}cj:hiJdr��  does not came us to pull out our children,  Why then ��hould not the same reasoning apply  to church attendance? Our spiritual and moral cducu-  lion Iv equally important. The slackening morals of  our country have become cause for national concern,  The truly christian church has always warned  (hat men arc by nature inclined to evil, Only the  ..transforming power of Cod In * pcrison'i. life con alter  that nature. This is what the christian church tenches.  This Is why wc need lo go to church.  ���Pastor i, Anonby,  Gibsons Pentecostal Tabernacle,  River, there has been a stand,  ing invitation to all Sechelt  Promenaders to "Come dancer  with us" from Club 60 for  several years as most active  Promenaders have known, >  All who know squaredancing.  in Sechelt know said couples  were always game to promote  the Sunshine Coast and square-  dancing he it from a rain-  drenched float or a trip to  Seattle, Powell River, Chilli-  wack. Cowichan or you name it  so please| don't call them "inactive." ^ . ��� ' '-'"':*'. ������;!"v  -LEE AND BILL DAVIS.  Cowichan, B.C.  Good results  Editor, The Times  Sir���Tbe last dribble of campaign money has come ra-firom..  tbe Sechelt Peninsula���and the  1965 CARS campaign for that  area has closed with a grand  total of $928.94.  Considering the extreme last  minute nature of my plea to  residents an each community .*;;_���  long the coast, we are thrilled  with the results, which are only $40 lower than the amount  collected in the campaign the  year before.  I want to thank you very  r much for your part in iwmgihg"  our needs to tiie attention of  tbe public and I would be  grateful if you'd give recognition to the fine work done by  , the organizers and canvassers  in each community, by publishing this final total along with  our thanks to the workers and  the donors alike.  Thank you very much.  (Mrs.) DAPHNE HALES  Campaign Secretary  Help needed  Editor, The Time?  Sir���As many of your readers will know 1 have been campaigning for some time now in  and out of the Legislature for  thp complete reconstruction of  Highway tot between Langdale'  and Powell River.  I need help from the residents of the area which your paper serves. I think it is important that various organisations  such as Chamber of Commerce,  Trades Unions and Social Clubs  should write direct to the Honourable P, A. Gaglardi, Minister of Highways, Parliament  Buildings, Victoria, urging that  this work be done now.  Ottawa.   There   arc   plenty   of   lhrQughout thc rlding,form del-  egatlons and visit thc Minister  on this subject. People who  write,to the Minister should include personal experiences on  parts ol the (road which they  know best. This should Includo  bridges if tho writer has per-  'so.n.l knowledge of their condition,  ANTHONY GARGRAVE;  MLA  f (Mackenzie)  goodies available in Victoria,  especially now that an election  is in the offing. /  Please, no more adages!  -I.  GREEN,  Granthnms   P.O.,  '      .���'���B.C.l.:  Not inactive please  Editor, The Times; '  Sir���Wo ' received tho March  9 Issue of Tho Times last week  and wo noted with Interest tho  letter by MrH, Put Whitaker,  The four'couple* mentioned  in tho letter have heen very:  loyal and active over thc year.  Iho Promcnnilors have functioned and 1 honestly behove  *ho Si��!LJvoi��i<lJ>flVfilfQldt;d��  Booner hnd it not been  for their constant attendance.  The reason tho club beoamo  inactive In Iho fall was due to  lack ol dancers, thus luck of  funds to pay for Iho hull and  n caller,.The four couples wero  determined to dance and have  bpen doing so to records ;it  each others Itoiiies nnd anyone  else Interested wn. welcome  as| wo inomburN on Hie Island,  your caller and n good many  other* knew,  ho did ywu  not  wmEmm  .*wt|!M*l."--��' *��*0SK��lF  THE TIMES  Box 381  SICHH.T, D.C,  Tclophono 0H3-9634  !..��..  .*��_*.. ._,*>_-, _.^**.  ,���,l.,.l tv**i.-rf*eK"ijSi ^* ,.\t*t.e i-ff i.^bt. ��<a^.  ^ ���E��,   M-V^l*..   ***&"**.  A\'  In The Legislature  r���. ��� '���^������ :���  Wed.,, March 23, 1966   Sechelt Peninsula Times   Page 5  1   .!>���  ���by Tony Gargrave. M.L.A.  ONCE AGAIN at this Legislative'Session we were told  by Dave Barrett, MLA, that Oakalla is a. school for  crime. Mr. S. Rocksbdrough Smith^direetor of correction, said in his latest annual report:  *   -   '.'       ..,;    .  "The maintenance at Oakal-     '" :���'  la Prison ��� Farm continues - to  present an insoluble problem.  The obvious solution would appear to be its gradual replacement."  The West wing of Oakalla is  the "holding" unit for persons  alleged to have committed  crimes and for others who are  awaiting appeals of - their convictions.  This unit, houses- about 200  Inmates of all age groups and  types ��� of crime. Of this group  about 25 to 30 are awaiting  appeal, some of these for over  one year.  Amongst the very youngest  are numbers of children who  have been wards of the Government for years and have  been shifted' from foster home  to foster home-, on to Brannan  Lake,and now Oakalla.  Fifteen to twenty of the prisoners are 15 to 17 years old.  The   majority   of  the  initiates  are under .21-years. The rest .i  range in ages lip to 65 years: "  Seventy-five   percent  of, the -  inmates awaiting trial.could b. ""  out on bail if they had mone'y.  In effect these people; eligible  for bail, are "punished prior to ..  being, judged .either  guilty  or  not  guilty   because  they   cannot afford bail.   , - ��� .  The make of this group va'-,  ries from first offenders'' to  homosexuals, -alcoholics, drug  addicts, safe crackers,' in fact  any type of crime. These people are mixed together indiscriminately and the atmosphere  cannot be anything but negative.    ���>'    - -'^ ���'--.,��� -���    ->;;���''���:  They spend an average of  18 hours ). fir day in; their^ellls:  The cells are 10x15.5, off an  aisle ZW wide and in tiers. Exercise is provided "'for about 5  hours per day in an enclosed  yard of approximately 50 yards  radius.   The   exercise   consists  of walking in small groups in  constant scrutiny, discussing  crime aand ways nnd means to  "beat the law".  If the inmate breaks the. rules  of* the- institution he '���' may be  sent- to solitary- -confinement  even, "though be has - not yet  been convicted of a crime.'  Children and , teen-agers now  are being 'educated' in this  'school' to the angles of life,  Drugs become a topic of constant discussioin. The younger  boys are. a prey for the more  weirdly-older homosexuals. Broken,' sick men exert a most  painfully ill influence on young  mirids that are fertile ground  for exploitation.   ���  From here a man or boy convicted may be transferred to  the , Haney Correctional, Insti-  tue or - New Haven for a more  enlightened institutional experience.  Mr. Barrett made these proposals:  A separate unit should he  constructed' away from Oakalla for first- offenders waiting  for trial. . ,  Teams of treatment personnel should be ^available to assist the charged person should  he need help. , - ' .  - Services should be offered to  assist the lonely, the destitute and the homeless in such  a manner as to provide them  with a new direction in. life.  Follow-up services should he,  ofefred to tiie .acquitted man.  as well as the convicted to prevent a -repetition of his experience.  No. no, Detroit; you've got  it all wrong. What we need is  faster traffic  and slower cars.  .i  I  ewd cist  ���mmmmmmm*tmmmmmmmmm*wm*mmmmmmm��mi  iewd  of your business leaders  i.��p����aw��M^. ....        -ja. ., __��� .1^,,   .^���,.,.'.. v,.��.����p��r n.^-^. ^1       8      '   J S  ""Bw'^S^^-'SeeKelf'''"'"'''"'';''''^  Dealers for P.M. Conod.en - McCuIloch ���  Homelite - Pioneer ond Stihl Chain Saws.  COMPLETE STOCK OF ALL MODELS  Parts and Repair Service  Telephone 885-9626  y  rmmrnmmmm*mmmm***#mmmmmmmmmm0mrmm**mi  Your Peninsula Centre  for Furniture, Appliances  Sales and Service  Richler's T.V. & Radio Ltd.  Sechelt B.C.  Phone 885-9777  Shell Oil Distributor  GIBSONS, B.C.  Phone 886-2133  Any time,, any  weather, you can  count oh us for  prompt delivery of  top-quality fuel oil.  Our service contract  offers you many advantages, money*  wise and otherwise.  Get the facts and  figures!  .pji��|W)MIJ��*w(.��ti  mm m mm- m timm mmmrnmmm m mm mmmmm m m ��<|  and Heating  Let us cater to  all your Plumbing and Heating needs. Oil  Co. or Bank financing available.  SUPPLIES  and  SERVICE  Benner Bros.  FURNITURE AND PAINT  STORE  SECHELT  Phono 885-2058  SHELL OIL DISTRIBUTOR  .   .        .    Gibsons 886-2133  We carry a full  line of ..';"',���.  SHELL PRODUCTS  every thing for the Home, Farm and, al(  Marine Products. 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Get it at the   }���  SECHELT PENINSULA TIMES  PENINSULA PLUHBING  LIMITED  Heating & Suooiies  FREE ESTIMATES  Super Kemtone  Sherwin William Paints  Phone 886-9533  tmmmmn^mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmi��mmmmmm  \ .A';*.  If  fmmmm0'mmmm^mm0mmt^mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm.  mm^m  mmmmmmmm  PLANNING A NEW HOME?  Adding a room or two���- or just redecorating? See us first for all your  requirements.  I  Gulf Building Supplies  Phono 885-2283  Sechelt, B.C.  ���! 'i '<P':tr ��� ���., IX  ', i w'J&TP'Vk^J^  Page 6   Sechelt Peninsula Times   Wed., March 23, 1966   jn   administration  \-k . HIJ* K^1^:  Council innves ahead  changes procedures  MODERNIZATION of the village office administration  took another step forward at last regular meeting  with a motion vfcy Comm. Banner that a photo-copying  machine vl>e. purchased.  David Douglas . . .  Douglas Fir perpetuates  name of peat botanist  A COMMON error is the assumption that the Douglas  fir was named after the first governor of the mainland colony of British Columbia, Sir James Douglas.  But the man whose name is perpetuated by the tree so  vital to the weSt co&t l^onomy was David Douglas, one  of the world's great botanists and explorers.  David  Douglas was  bom in  #'fitl.Wl*(��J��l*��^Wiett(MW)Hi"��tl(Sr((��HM.Wi��iWlti*.  Scotland in 1799. A bright student he fell in love with botany.  At age 24 he was chosen by  the Horticultural Society to go  abroad insearch of specimens  for London's Kew Gardens.  In Philadelphia he saw specimens collected by the U.S. Lewis and Clark expedition to the  Pacific Northwest and he resolved to also explore those regions. He endured a 256 day  trip around the Horn during  1824-25 and established a headquarters at Fort Vancouver on  the Columbia River. He ranged east and north as far as the  Rockies for two years, sending, his specimens back'to England where he soon was famous.  In 1827, David Douglas, made  an overland journey to York  Factory on Hudson's Bay  through 3,600 mlies of wilderness, From there he sailed .to  England where in 1828 because  of his knowledge of the area  involved he was consulted in  the negotiations then in progress in the Oregon boundary  dispute, Soon he was back in  the coast regions and resolved  to go overland to Alaska. He  got as far as the Skeena River  before the hardships of his  journey, ill health and hostile  Indians caused him to turn  back. In 1833 he arrived back  At Fort Vancouver; in seven  years he had collected more  specimens than any other botanist had over done over so  wide an area.  \ In 1834 Douglas went to Honolulu where he tumbled into a  pit which had been dug to catch  wild cattle���and a captive bull  gored him to death. There was  some suspicion that he had  been pushed, but this was never proved, He died nt the ago  '   of 35,  He   vvafj   credited   not   only  with .-making ��4horflr�� t - report-  on the Douglas fir but with the  prophecy that it would bring  wealth to the people who ultimately settled the Pacific  coast. He was loved and respected by the Indians who claimed he drank boiling water,  having watched him mix an  effervescent beverage. And af-  iter seeing him light his pipe  with a magnifying glass they  revered his almost as a God.  This will permit the clerk  . to provide commissioners with  a copy of the minutes after  each meetings as .is the custom  with most municipal offices,  he said. The present miStiM of  the. clerk^|i^ng to read them  out before < each meeting is a  time waster, Jbe added.  Clerk Ted Raynor agreed  such a machine would be an  asset and explained that  change of the procedure had  been discussed in the past but  no action had ever been taken.  Question of a copying machine arose following a successful move by Comm. Lang that  commissioners be provided  with a copy of applicable bylaws. The clerk bad stressed  the point that in order to do  this, it would be necessary to  employ a stenographer.  NEW VILLAGE HALL  Prior to proceeding with  , plans, for .a snew_municip^l,ball,s  council had queried possibility  of proving quarters for a court  room and magistrate's office.  A letter from tbe attorney-general's dept. indicated that when  no conflicting building is availableconsideration^ is given to  such a proposal. It was also  pointed out that in some communities, the reeve allowed the  use of council chambers for  this purpose. Comm. L. Hansen said he saw no reason why  the new building should not  have a council chamber sufficiently large to accommodate  court room requirements, ,  Discussion terminated on a  move that the matter be tablekl  for a later committee meeting,  at which it is expected the  chairman will be present.  MORE   ABOUT   ...  �� Clinic site  ���from page 1  with council's decision, Mr.  Procknow said he had no other  alternative than to seek a public hearing with the PUC. In  the meantime I will hive to  haul water, he concluded.  Comm. Norm McKay later  asked whether council was satisfied it had taken the right  action. He was told that the  PUC had previously recommended an improvement in the  water situation be sought, since  then drills had been carried  out, a survey made and improvements instituted, all .at  considerable   expense.  Wilson Creek notes  vsta.. ���By Mabel Wagman  FOR THE Wilson Creek Cubs and Scbuts-^A tea and  sale, Saturday, April 23, will be held from 2-4 p.m.  at W,ilson Creek Community Hall.  Donations of house and, gar- "~~ '; ; ; ~~~ ��� . .,;.' ���*>  den plants,' records arid white  elephant items w��H be appreciated, Regarding donations  phone Mrs. Phyllis Pearson at  885-9580.  ST.- PATRICK'S THEME  St. Patrick's wf��s the theme  of the evening, Saturday the  19th, at Wilson Creek Community Club Hall, Included in  the 'entertainment'' was dancing  performed by children from the  Indian Residential School and  Included the Mexican Hat  Dance and an Irish jig which  were enjoyed by; all,,  Irish stew was on the menu  REDCROSS  IS ALWAYS THERE  WITH YOUR HELP  Gibsons  I<jim��tt��Pa_W#l��MMMpiiW>i  OjUw V1 Cu [rlyi K  No Down Payment �� Bank Interest  Ten Years To Pay  COMPLETE LINE OF APPLIANCES  For Free Estimate r Call 886-2729  Of course everyone's in a  rush to reach the moon. It's  that primitive instinct to get  going and beat the traffic.  MORE ABOUT ..���'.. %        fi |  �� Council meeting  ���from page X  need do was acknowledge (lie  letter. If he was a taxpayer it  would be different," he said,  "we could just as easy b^jgetr  ting such letters from Pender  Harbour," he added.  Comm. Benner expressed the  view that this was all coimcil  need do. "This fellow is not hi  anything in the district^ although he has been asked- to  join organizations,*' he said.  tired? Sluggish?  Feel Better Fast  When you feel tired, doggish,  headachy, all dragged oat���  feel better fast with Carter's  Little Liver Pills. Gentle, sore  Carter's Little Liver Pills have  been helping Canadians for  well over 50 years.  E^ch tiny pill contains  Carter'Bexclusive formula that  has a very special action on  your liver. This special action  stimulates the liver bile. Keeps  it flowing freely. Aids the  functioning of your digestive  system. Eases away that tired,  upset, sluggish feeling. Helps  you feel good again.  So the nest time you feel  tited, sluggish, headachy, take  Carter's Little Liver Pills and  fed better fast. Carter's Little  LivarPills,only49..  ���  for the supper hour with Mr?.  Edith Hellier and Mrs. Tiny  Tuba in charge*        ��� >  Door prize was won by Mrs.  Ruby, McLean of Davis Bay,,  Many thanks of appreciation  go out to .all those who put  forth their time and effort to  make this affair a success.  REMINDER     ,    ,      ,        Our March Coffee Party will  be held March 25 from 10 a.hi.  until 1 p,m. Coffee and lunch  snacks will bo served.  Everyone welcon.0 to Join  us at the Wilson Creek Club  Hall.  THE CORPORATION OF THE VILLAGE OF  GIBSONS LANDING  REMOVAL OF STUMPS  Tenders ore colled for work ot the Municipal Office  site. Gibsons, as follows:���  (o) To pull ond pile oil stumps on the lot.  (b) To pull, pile and burn all stumps on the lot.  The work to be completed before April 30th, 1966.  Tenders will be accepted by the undersigned up to  4:30 p.m. Tuesday. March 29th, 1966.  C. F. GOODING.  Clerk  ��� This free reminder of coming events Is a service or  SECHEWT AGENCIES LTD. Phone Sechelt Peninsula  Times direct lor free listings, specifying "Dote Pod",  Please note thot spoce is limited ond some odyoncc dq.es  may hove to wait their turn; olso that this is o "reminder"  listing only and can. ot always corry full details.  March 23���8:00 p,m. Sechelt Elementary School, Referendum No. 8, Public Meeting.  March 25���8:00 p,m. Roberts Crock Hall. Annual Meet-  Ing,' Roberts Creek Credit "Union.""    March 26���2 p,m. Madeira Park Community Hall.  Spring Tea, P.H.Aiixillory to St. MaryY. ,  March 26���8 p.m.-12:00 p.m. Teen Dance,' Sechelt  Activity Room, Dance to Iho Ppwoll River Ploy,  mates.  March 27���5:30  p.m.  Masonic  Hall,  Roberts Creek.  Job's Daughters Sunday Dinner. ,.  March  31��� 8;p0 < p.m.   Elphimtonc  Secondary"School,  Public meeting to form Scholarship Council,  April J���7:30 p.m, Sechelt Activity Hall. p,T,A, Family  Night.  April 2���7:30 p.m, Socho'll Activity Hall. P,tiA; Fomily  Night. r  HALFMOON-WATERFRONT  3 Rooms-Furnished  Full Price $7,500  SECHELT AGEHCIESITD  REALTY and INSURANCE  Phono 885-2161  !��iiWl���lltt*f|M.f4Pf!*tW  iB.KM*ll'6��(W'*WW��16��H "'  "II -!->M;-  _&&!*>.<  ��� ^^^��*J^^^^V***r*���j*i��m%^��rf^iew'^.iwffJ^*yt".i �� i# ^icjrt  '  ��'_ $  Egrnont Eye  of action,  is  also  a  'great discernment.'  One  of. ,ourp district's   well-  known- logging-fraternity   will  1 no, longer- be climbing' around  the side-hills  surrounding  our  man ot, Wed., March 23, 1966 . Sechelt Peninsula Times   Page 7  community.' Boh Lee and ��� his  ���by John Dtfnlop  LAST POST���Pender Harbour has suffered the loss of    .���.    mv wc aMU  a tried and valued member .of the, community^in -jgoodwife'ivy havrSspTSd^^  the death of Captain Robert L. Jermain/ Royal Navy, "their legging' interests and Bob  retired. Bob, as he was familiarly known to. his many is returning to' his former .occii-.  friends and acquaintances, together withThis wife. Kath- patioh of1 commercial fishing  leen, was an ardent and enthusiastic worker, for,.any  cause in which he. believed, particularly when such a  cause was for the betterment of conditions in his.beloved Pender Harbour.          ���   Outspoken and direct at  times, a heritage of his many  years o��_ service in the Royal  Navy, Bob was neverthless a  sincere, understanding and  friendly person whose passing  will be deeply felt by all who  knew him.  It was many years ago in  Vancouver when I first became  acquainted with Bob and Kathleen Jermain. I can recall the  numerous 'occasions when they  dock at the foot of Gore Avenue  and would invite me aboard.  We would sit in the cozy cabin  of their immaculately kept  bridge-deck cruiser MEDOSA,  /splice the main brace* and  Bob would recall his early  years in the navy, duty on tbe  China station in Boxer Rebellion days and his service in  other foreign parts. He would  also tell me about their island  home in Pender Harbour and  the cruises in coastal waters  which he and Kay enjoyed so  much' Little did I think that in  future years we would become  almost neighbors in this wonderful area of which the Jer*  mains talked about Pender  Harbour never had better boosters than Bob "and Kay Jeiiv  main.  A good life and a full life.  A loving family, a respected  place. in his community and  many who called him friend.  "What more can ia man desire?  ^ To Mrs. Jermain. Lloyd,  ioah and their respective families we extend our deepest sym-  p^thy in the loss of a loved  bhe. Bob's tour of duty is over  and he has rejoined his Commanding Officer above, after  long and faithful service.  EX-SEAFORTHS of the Sunshine Coast will regret to hear  of the sudden death of former  R. S. M., 'Jimrnic" Maitland  in Vancouver on March 16.  Jimmie," in addition to being  our brother-in-law, was an active; member bf the Seaforths  from the early 1920s and went  overseas in 1939 as R. S. M."  of (he 1st Battalion. Returned  to Canada about a year, later he,  served as'R.'S.'M. hi the Roy al  Military College in Kingston.  ; On that institution's conversion tO'a staff officers' training  centre, Jimrnic was again posted overseas an(( attached tor  Canadian Army Headquarter!..  He served with this group until  his return to Vancouver and  final discharge' on the cessation ofhostilities; Norm Hurley, Bol? Normington, your correspondent, find possibly,.many,  olhbc.   on the Sunshine Conn.,  have worn the Mackenzie tartan along with Jimmie Maitland in byegone years.  EGMONT EYEDROPS ,  Life is a series of celebrations for Ruby and Oliver Larson these fine days. Daughter  Trudi, now Mrs. 'Jack' Gulli-  man of North Vancouver/ presented her husband with a fine  baby boy on March 14; Mother  and sen are doing well. Father's condition? Well, "you know  how fathers are. March 16 was  Oliver's birthday, just one day  too early to celebrate the occasion by opening a bottle of  Irish whiskey. (Well, I can  throw a subtle hint, can't J,  and also, it doesn't have to be  Irish).  Then, on April 9, the  Larsons' son Lance will blare tomed. Not much. This sort, of  a wedding ring on the finger curtailed the outdoor activities  of Carolyn Cough, otfe* of-Fens^-l*. *��jme, extent, tot' the inde.  der Harbour's prettiest and ment weather in ho way dam-  most attractive attractions; all pened the boys* spirits; Games  of which proves that Lance, ia in the'community hall on Sat-  addition to being a young man   urday   night   resulted   in  the  A one-time Pender Harbour  $Hfttetter^'who turned loggsr  some "10 years ago, Bob recently, purchased o the 42-foot  troiler FAIRVIEW II and  brought her down from Prince  Rupert for installation of additional equipment. This coming  season will see-Bob fishing the  West Coast accompanied by son  Ted' when; school "gets out; "also  the rest' oFthe Lee family1 us  occasion permits. So move over  you Egrnont highliners ; and  make Toom for 'Coho* Boh' and  his good ship FAIRVIEW H.  Good luck and good fishing.  The weekend of March 12  saw Jimmy Wallace hosting a  group of boys from Powell River on a camping-out trip in  this area. Unfortunately, in addition to the boys, the upcoast  metropolis saw fit to send  along a fair sample of its  windy, wet weather, something  to which Egrnont is not accus-  wiww^����4>^A4i^<�����*m*Tj4at.'��  DOCTOR OF  OPTOMETRY r  204 Vancouvo'r' Block  Vancouver, B.C.  Will bo in Sechelt  MONDAY*  APRIl 4th  For, an appointment  for oyo examination  phono 885-9525  Powell  River ^contingent, winning a floor hockey game'by a <  score of ia to,7. The Egrnont  boys reversed the field with an1  . 84, to   lfr basketball   victory.  . Softdrinks were donated hy  Bathgates, while Jimmy and  Dolly Wallace saw to it that  the visitors- were, well taken  care of during their stay.  The 'Cake and Pie Walk' tea  held on March 16 was thoroughly enjoyed by those present .despite the fact that the  flu-bug reduced the normal attendance to some extent. Quite  a'fewrof the gals, were winners  of cakes and pies and my Lily  (sounds like a Dean Martin  line) won the door prize;  This was her. first time in  the winner's circle since the  momentous occasion, some  five or six years ago, when  she won a case of liquor (or  its equivalent in cash) in the  Westminster Regiment's Annual Christmas draw, courtesy  of Ben Vaughan. Against my  better judgement and much to  my disgust my loving wife  chose the CASH EQUIVALENT. How could a wife who  promised to love, honor and  cherish, do such a thing? But  , she did, .and although we,are  on speaking terms again, the  hart remains. Besides, she kept,  the cash.  - . Last week we reported that  young Arlene Griffith was in  hospital,  tins  week it is  Ar-  lene's mother. Pauline (Mrs. ���  Ken Griffith) was admitted'to  St Mary's on March 12. wberd  she is now recovering from '%  severe attack of pleurisy. Best  of luck Pauline and we 'hope  that you will be convalscing at  home by the time this article  is in print.  Hope tdat Sherrie Silvey and  Ian Vaughan are enjoying their  week as exchange students to  Longview, Washington. (Also  that they have have their hoses  to the grindstone are are studyr  ing like mad). An exchange o��  'students, even for a"short period, is hound to broaden-their  views and and increase their  knowledge of how other peo,  ple_ and other countries conduct their affairs. It is gratifying to know that two of Egrnont's young people were  among those chosen for this  valuable experience.  L  NEED A CAR?  NEW or USED  TRY  Peninsula  Motor Prod.  SECHELT, B.C  Ph. 885-2111 . 1W Foreign  These electri  have room-by  Sly heated homes  comfort control  (and it costs much less than you #iink;)  ��� ���_  j*--  Home of Mr, and Mrs. A. E. Bowers!'Victoria.  Over 9,000 families lh B.C, now enjoy the comforts of modern electric heating. Do they find it costly? On  the contrary. Electric heating Is 100% efficient, it heats without waste. With a thermostat in each roorh,  you can dial the exact degree of comfort you want in every room. You don't have to overheat some rooms  to make others warm enough to live In. Maintenance costs? Practically nil - because there's practically  nothing to go-wrong. Depreciation? Lowest'of all because electee equipment normally lasts much longer.  Operating costs? At today's low rates, electric heating costs little more than other automatic systems. No  doubt about It -, electricity offers you the cleanest and most modern automatic heating available today,  If you nro planning to build, remodel or add on rooms, call B.C. Hydro. Ask for a froo heating cost  ostlmato, and for tho Informntlvo brochuro, "Electric Heating Facta".  .���^fcW^ IfawiM. *HJW*Wlrt*Wt <MMB*t.M')*i#i'*fi*i  #��fta6��9(Wl��ei*!*ii(!>Wl*J  *WW|w����*1j*WJ*��A'.*Wip>i^'��*p��M  EBw��*j**sWi��**f V^**,w''l!W* Wwfa* t-fttortV*** wbnefcasAf'irf'i *Jfl*; J *'*  B.C. HYDRO  Tho good llfols electric Turn It on!  i-  i  \<  Pender Harbor Electronics  FRANCIS Pj$t.lN$UHA���Ph, 883.2J16  $M ELECTRIC 'LTD.  SECHELT, B.C.���Ph, 885-206.;  TERRY AYLWIN  McCUUOUQH ROAD���Ph. 883-2134  ROBILUARD ELECTRIC  SRCHSUV B,C,���Ph, 889-2131  IVacPHEPRAN ELECTRIC       Nick's Electric & Appliances  GIBSONS, B.C���Ph. aad-MO? MAD .IRA PARK, B.C.���Ph, 883-2516   "  , ' i p  *  1; ;���;  ..*���..*����� ;Hl." >-������*>  .,���������*.  A  ���^-f���"7~r- ^^^^^0^m  r  p<�� ������iip��  .*  ft*-**-*  .*���**  1  *j-<  ���aesi.  "Trophy Award  CAMERON Hercus, Scribe Treasurer of Mouirt Eiphinstone Chapter, Order DeMolay  accepts the Drummond Trophy from M s. Doris Drummond who was instrumental  in bringing the Order to the Peninsula in 1958. The cup is awarded to the most outstanding DeMolay.  wm *  r i  Happy moment  MASTER Councillor Godfrey Robinson, Mount Eiphinstone Chapter Order DeMolay,pictured with Chapter Sweetheart Barbara Blakeman, left,  and  retiring  sweetheart Kathy Robinson.  At Roberts Creek . . .  led Sodfrey Hobinson  [aster Council DeMolay  m^fta^j^'3twhw<^fK>tHi*��^rtiv_��S'i  LAST SATURDAY the doors of the Masonic Temple,  Roberts Creek opened once again to the, public for  the colorful, installation ceremonies of Mount Eiphinstone Chapter, Order of DeMolay.  Installing Officer,. Ron Spence,     '������ ,   ^'^3S't^S^--Stft    con Rick Sim; Sr. Steward, D��-  ter spoke of the purpose or the    vW EnnJa   J   Sicv/ard> ^  ?il^^ Fbrshner;    Chaplain,,   Norman  ding organization composed of    ���, ^   M'arsnall   Rand   B  young   men  from   fourteen  to    stand'ard B      '    ,   '     M   '.  wen y-one yc^rsof age, seek-    delka    ^nQl 'R;bWo ^     .  �����L? ifT��� ^mu?ly,e! ff    W Prccppto .,  Pete, Emerson .  better leaders and citizens Jr,  m< Bob McLean; 3rd, Bruce  SrT ,and rf^0 ding���* ?C    McGowari;   4th-Mike Wllct;  '���2S 'iKitei^^Sr?4811^'   5th�� Wayne Swanson, Oth, W  lous, Intellectual and Civic.        ry Wood ���  Otlier members of the, hiatal-   , '���    >  ling team were; Senior Criuh- Following��� the installation of  elllor, Dave .Oleic,���'m'.Cj JLqhs-i������������ <>Wfi^8r:C5)>aptcr,Sweetheart  downo Chapter; Junior Council, c,cct Barbara Blakeman was.  lor, George Windsor,' District escorted to Oie altar to accept  Master Councillor U,D.D.A.; 9fficc and receive, la beautiful  Chaplain, Bill Plant, Chcv., >>��auct .mm-Sr, Councillor^,  Past Scribe, Crown Chapter; ",W��U' Mai), ass. Retiring, SvyceV  Marshall; John Smith p.M.C. heart Kathy -Morrison,received,  Mount Eiphinstone Chapter and n corsage from Godfrey and  Senior Deacon, Grant Taylor. ,,cr Pa��� sweetheart's pin from  P.M.C, Point Grey. retiring      master     councillor  "wteFty^rinM  Page 8   Sechelt Peninsuio Times   Wed.. March 23 .1966  Monthly letter .  HEALTH services are not bounded in narrow space.  They include all the personal work done yy members of the various health professions and all clonic, hospital and related facilities.  The Royal Commission on  "Health"Services' reported: "the  problem facing the Canadian  ���people is not solely the financing of physician services, but  the full range of essential services���mental, medical, dental,  hospital, pharmaceutical, nursing, prosthetic, home care and  optical."  For every physician today  there are many other members  of the health team. It has been  estimated that out of every 100  people in the health field, 89  are not physicians. The contribution of the physician was  discussed in the Monthly Letter of February, and special attention was given to mental  health services in August 1964.  This Letter has to do with  the thousands of people and  hundreds of agencies who contribute'in van^^activities7 hot  all of them professional, but  all ministering to the general  purpose of the healing arts:  preventing and relieving disease and pain.  A large num ber of the population still fall far short of the  introduced by Marshall John  Smith as they entered the Chapter. Elected officers for tho  ensuing six ^onths are;. Mas���>  tcr Councillor;; Godfrey ��� itobjn-  son; Senior,, Councillor,.-.phl\\  Malpass; Junior Councillor,  Gordon Hauka;. Scrlhe/Trca. ���  urer, Cameron Hercus.  ��� Appointed officers, iire: Sri  Deacon, Alan Cooper; Jr. Don-  President of the Mother's  Circle, Mrs, V. Franske, ded*  lented tho Canadian' Maple  ���LcafFhig to- the Mount Elphln-  MM Chapter, .Order DeMolay,  Mrs. Franske who also present*  cd the flag, hojpcd that tho flag  would remind the members to  bo good citizens and uphold be-  ;llof In the Order ��nd besides  having a Jove for, hotli family  degree of health they might enjoy. This is partly because of  the shortage of qualified health  workers, and the si^rtage will  become acute if early action  is not taken to boost our training resources.  Schools must be helped to  increase their output of graduates, universities must be encouraged to increas, their student capacity, plans need to be  set afoot to finance His expansion and to assist s udents to  complete their tr_. ing, and  research in; all  health work must .  new vigorous role.  Today's research  are of two types: .  who spends his L.  the answer to w jy t Is or that  occurs or doesn't ..cur, and  those hundreds who work chiefly in laboratories. any more  iaW'^hee^ed''i*tfi"we  vance, or even L k  the  march of hea.  ;pects    of  ske on  a,  workers  e pioneer  _   seeking  e  to  ad-  p up with  science.  Now some pacpl.  a   hormone   tut  cows. If we cm _  we'll jump over  re taking  >es from  Me moon,  HILLTOP BUILDING SUPPLIES LTD.  <$$  llii  /  and country also courage to  defend the country in time of  strife.  As Master Councillor Godfrey Robinson introduced his  father Mr. Charles Robinson,  thanking him for all his assist-  affce, it was'recalled that Godfrey is the third spn to hold  such office, his brothers John  and Winston being Past Master  Councillors of Mount Eiphinstone Order of DeMolay.  Cameron Hercus once again,,  gave the Flower Talk, dedicated to mothers and his word  perfect delivery and sincerity  ���impressed not only the four  young men he was addressing  but everyone present.  Mr. Charles Robinson, Advisory Council,"Mount Eiphinstone Order of DeMolay presented retiring Master Councillor James Mandelkau with a  bible together with three wishes which all members should  remember; to have thq patience of Job; tiie kindness of  Christ and the wisdom of Solo-,  mon,  Congratulations to thc Chapter were received from many  people and lodges including,  messages from 'Mr, J, O'Brien,  Worshipful Mnfijtcr, Mount El-  phlnstono Lodge) No. 136; Mrs.  Betty :Wood, Worthy Matron,  Mount Elphinstcjno Chapter No,  05, Order of the Eastern Star;  Mr. Stu Swanson, P.M.C, Ex.  cmpla Chapter, (Saskatoon, Sas-  katchownn; Dad Ray Lcltch.  P.M.C., Jpoint! Grey a>aptter  Dad Poirlt Gray Advisor and  Secretary of th6 B.C. DeMolay  Foundation,      |  Mrs, A. A. Sim on behalf of  tiie mothers offered congratul-  ations and tliankcd tho Chapter  Dads for all th<ilr help,  The evening''concluded-with  dancing and refreshments pro-  pared by mombora of tho Mo-  thor'., Circle,    i,  We are continuing our  Discount Sales on Paint,  Plumbing, Etcf Etc.  So come in and shop where  your dollar goes furthest.  Phoije 886-7755 - Gibsons,  B.C.  Saturday, April 16 -8:Mp.m.  .ii  ARTHUR DELAE^ONT'S  WORLD-FAMOUS     no  Boys Band  First Time Ever on the Peninsulal  fi^p^4��tltimii^^^#lW!iW*IM^��^*9*WtWw*  GIEiSQNS*  ii*f* i��M*l^iUuw^(p*M'iW^:l:����^^i^'i%i^,*a*^Kp>^^^  EtPHINSTONE HiQH SCHOOL  ADULTS: $1.50 STUDENTS: 41,00  Under \% Yoort: SOc  i    ' '    .      i        '      , i i  GlBSONS ;&i;D|STHICX CENTRAL '.'    ;  CELEBRATIONS COMMITTEE -  i   ' igg^SiSSSS'K  *pj   _   j. ' :  ^^-t��r*^,-��>iM.fc��< ���.   ii -i ���*���!�����*  ���rf-^wsus*-?-**1"* -^Wi^v^uCWrj^* Z^^VJ^^if  u ^p Jii��-^w"f iMPt����ypi fi*-.  ���Sr**^  Wed., Morch 23, 1966   Sechelt Peninsula Times   Page 9  ;   : ���    ;      - . .��_-_____-__�����  Squaringly Yours  wiimiMiiP.!.,.!.. .  _       ���_������������_ , ..     . iii    . -i, ���-������.������_-��� jl     ~.     '-" *  ���by Maurice Hemstreef^^'  HERE, I am again, like a bad penny, survived the last  rain and wind storms and still rarin' to go and so is  our square dance learners' class at Wilson Creek Hall  on Monday nights.   Last Monday evening was very authentic too. At the end  very good indeed, even With of ^^ S(luare you would find  the flu bug trying to get into 'them sittinS on the floor. hack  the act, two sets were, really "tft hapu ��*"��������*' ��"*�� h�����um.  ill  us   '  'I.   .  Banner presentation  VISITING student David Peterson on exchange from Longview, Washington, son of  s      a Lions member, presents a miniature banner to president of the Sechelt Lions,  ;Frank Parker, on behalf of the Longview club.  wheeling and dealing plus a  double spin the top, a * very  attractive figure plus many  more new and up to date calls.  The Jr. squares of Sechelt  are doing very well too and it  is hoped we will come up with  a name for our young squares,  with badges to match.  All the wind and rain lately  brings back memories of Aug.  19, 1962 when the Sechelt Promenaders held a beach party  and weiner, roast at Davis Bay.  It was overcast and windy but  this didn't spoil a thing for the  square dancers and their families. We bad our bonfire and  weiners, and square danced in  the water and on the sand. You  guessed it, we bad a wonderful tim^.It was decided on! the  spot to go and visit with friends  .from'-Yah., the Turner Berrys,  at Mission Point and we set  .!P.J^.^  the Berrys, square danced in  front of their house on a type  of gravelly lawn.  Oct. 27, 1962���The Promenaders motored to the Hopkins  Hall to join the Gibsons Squar-  to back, wherever they happened to- be when the music stopped, taking a siesta Mexican  style.. Boy, those were the good  old days.  JJov. 3, 1962-St. Hilda's Hall  was the scene of a lot of action, with Pete Prentice from  Van. as caller and MC for the  evening aiid the Gibsons  Squarenaders joining the Sechelt Promenaders to make  six sets on the floor. .  Yes;, these dates will never  be forgotten and I have many  more to tell you about, but.  right now let's look into the  future.. . 'yy'i'y.  Larry Olson's class graduates in Powell River April 2,  Sat. evening at the Rancho  with Jack Webber ..from Victoria MC and caller for the evening. All square dance _, clubs  invited, billets if needed. Kindly notify Larry Olson if you  are going and the number so  .that billets may be arranged  and it's also easier on the refreshments committee, thank  you.  I will now leave you witjk  this thought in mind, when you  Visiting students  ENTERTAINED by their sponsorslast week, the four homTschoot >S *��!!��  \ students on exchange with Pender Harbour High bus rides, water taxi trips and  School all agreed the project is a great success. They long walks." She, too, wept  are, from left, Pender Principal Don Skelton, who insti- fiishing with dubious success  gated the scheme, David Peterson, Deena Ensworth,  Cheryl Keeton, Lions President Frank Parker and Joe  Hoffman,  ,  go   square   dancing   arrive  on  ' ehaders' "iri^a "J miasquefade time ^and ydii * will ^njby jii^" "  square dance. This will bring that much more of a wonder-  back memories; Rosemary and 'ful, friendly, recreation that  Rai Thomas took the third prize you would have missed, had  with  their  Mexican costumes, you been late.  Sechelt Bowling Alleys ��� .,,  ���by Eve Moscrip  IT ISN'T too often a bowler rolls three" .ters. in-tone  series, but Thursday night Lawrence Crucil did just  that���278, 293, 299 for a whopping total of 870. Earl John,  bowling in tiie Senior High League rolled a big 380  single. Dorothy Smith of the Ladies' League bowled 703  (265, 259)  League scores  Buckskins: Carol August 656  (246, 241), Doreen' Joe 604  (221),   ^en   Pierre 693,   Earl  Moscrip   682   (304),   Lawrence  Crucil 870 (278, 293, 299), Dick  Clayton 811 (284, 295), Ena Armstrong 260.  Sports   Club:   Red   Robinson  Lions project . . .  Student exchange scheme  hailed welcome venture  COMBINED project between the Lions club and Pender  High School Principal, Don Skelton, proved an outstanding success when a student exchange scheme was  put into effect last week, , ���-���-���   . ���   ,,,������  8*������l*^'WMIlH��tS*^W��irtWT��^^  Following a discussion on the  subject between Mr. Skelton  and members of tho Lions, a  hurried call to the American  club resulted in arrangements  for four Washington students  to bo transported,, to Pendor  Harbour while four Pender  students were taken to Seattle,  i Students from Pender* Interchanged homes for their one-  week stay with their counter*  parts from Longylow, W����h.  They, wore brought to Sechelt  by Markcl Myers from where  thoy wore driven i to SeatUo by  Won Ted Farewell, who turned  thorn.over to,a.Longview Lion  and returned hero with the  Americans...,p...'',,. ,',..;:..,..':.!'...'���,.,.:.���. ���  Tho ' Pendor High students  wore Sherrlo Silvey and Ian  Vnjughn, both Qrarto 12, <rt E&1  pressions, told Tho Times ho  attended'the Mark Morris High  School which had an enrolment  of 1,000 compared to about 130  at Ponder. Everyone here is  exceptionally friendly whereas  at homo wo have too many  groups, ho said. Grades are on  a par and subjects aro much  the same, however, classes  hero are much smaller offering almost individual attention,  Cheryl Kcoton, aged 10,  Grade .1 attending R. A. Long  " High School, said oho thoroughly enjoyed,the visit, She tried  her hand at fishing and sue-,  cceded in landing three ling  cod, had a trip through. ��� tho  Skookumchuk and was looking  forward to visiting n rural  school at Egrnont. Staying with  and her description of a cod  was "a sort of goldfish with  leprosy."  David Peterson, aged 17,  Grade J2, told a gathering of  the Lions, he was staying at  Earls Cove and had already  seen most of Canada during his  walk to school. On a more serious note,, he said he enjoyed  the trip immensely and planned to visit for two months during hip sun\mer holidays. "In  my short stay here, I appear  to have met the entire population,'' he said.  Concensus of opinion was  that the experiment was an excellent one. and that it was  hoped the Lions would continue  the scheme.,  Opinions of the returning students were that it was a fabulous trip and all had a wonderful time. Their American classmates were all very friendly  and easy to get along with.  Qerry Cameron said thoy  were taken on ii tour of tho  Weyerhaeuser Co, Pulp and  Paper Mill, visited an aluminum wray factory, the Kelso  County court and toured �� Ju^  vonlle Welfare Centre. "Classes  in school were much more in-  formal and. not as strict na  hero," she said.  John 681 (285), Mike Johnson > ggg  (288)f  Dorothy  Smith 6921  .680, Ted Joe 678 (274)  Ladies Matinee: Mary Henderson 682 (255), Jean Eldred  274, Eve 'Moscrip 273.  Ladies:   Dorothy   Smith   703  <.;(256. .259)./,,r-r',;-.y -������*'<���..���'"'".,;;  Pender: Ron Pockrant 668,  Charlie Hauka 632, Wilf Harrison 633, Muriel Cameron 560.  Sechelt    Commerci.l:     Eve  (270), Pete Jorgensen 278, Lil  McCourt 256. <  Ball andh Chain:  Red Robinson 292, Roy Hutton 287.  SCHOOL  LEAGUES  Seniors: Earl John 574 ; (380),  Leslie August 335 (211).  Juniors:   Bobby   Benner   318  (1,74);    Susan   Jorgensen   218  '.(150).,    ', ��� '���;    ,  SECURITY  o'ndi  OWNERSHIP  mont, nnd Gerry Cameron nnd ,.ho Umonms^t Madeira Park,  Kathy  MncKay, Grado 10, of rtw b��W : she hnd ��. store, Post  Pender. Exohnngo pupils wero (.)",c0   "n()   ^nk   r,8ht   no**  Deena. Ensworth, David Peter-., f00��\ which was most conven-  . on,  Cheryl  Kcoton   and  Joo ,cm'  Hoffman, all of Longviow. Distance, proved most nmas-  Job JU o f f m n r��,  1,-year-old Ihg feature to .)ebnn Ensworth,  Grado . . . tudont, asked his im- who .aid' thoy all Hycd within  / .. .: y .- :  ', '.'.   ���'���'    \ ��� ���":.... .  '   ,  YOUR RED CROSS IS  SERVING  TODAY  tiiA'DlISiifowWiW  credit unions alone offer doth  security and ownership in money  , matters;;'':'/';,'.  credit unions already provide this  incomparable benefit. to one out  of every six canadians.  CREDIT UNIONS AReVoUR BEST PLACE  TO SAVE OR BORROW.  This odYcrtltoment I�� published by tho D.C. Credit Union  Leo. uo In tho Interest* of It* nilIIKited memb��r��.  48  S. *  I  V  ttf  m ��� ��� '���������'.".���,������-������   ..������ ���-. r     ...    .������/.Wflpjsj'   "���  **".  *���*>*  Poge 10   Sechelt Peninsula Times   Wed.. March 23. 1966  Roberts Creek News  ** '   _  ���.by Florence McSavaney  TWENTY-five years of service to Hie people of the district  is   being  celebrated  this  week  by   Roberts  Creek- Credit Union. "  ���   Celebrates Birthday ..,..  JAMES Arthur Macklin of West Sechelt celebrated his  93rd birthday last week. He is pictured with his niece  Mrs. Joan Pederson, of Vancouver.  James A. Macklin . . .  This organization was originally started in Roberts Creek  but has branched out to include the whole area from Gibsons to Halfmoon Bay. The annual meeting is to be held on  Friday, March 25 in the Roberts-Greek , Hall and to commemorate the twenty-fifth anniversary, $25 in silver dollars  -is to be given as a door prize.  It would be very gratifying to  have a full turn out of members. ,  To, finish the centennial project, begun last year, the committee has now arranged to  have the grounds levelled and  planted to grass, with a guardrail along the property line op  . the Lower Road. Shrubs will be  added in the fall, when it is  felt they will get a better start  than, if planted now. Also the  parking space in front' of the  building is to be hlacktopped  and the grounds on the previous centennial property are  to be cleared of all. remaining  debris.  There has been no response  to the request for names of  pioneers in the district  However, the committee has  several people in mind, who are  qualified, they are certain, and  these will be contacted in the  next few days, to get' the required statistics to be submitted to the provincial committee.  Empire Loyalist son      Sechelt social notes  celebrates 93 years       ������������^������  JAMES Arthur Macklin of West Sechelt celebrated Ms  93rd birthday on Sunday, March 20th, 1966 and fully  qualifies for the Pioneer Medallion which old time residentswill receive toTconraiemdrat^ Ca^  in* 1967,  ���""  Talking to Mr. Macklin it is  easy to discern the secret of  longevity for while reminiscing  over the long years that lay  behind"him"; there is no mention of hardship, complaint or  eriticism. Arthur Macklin who  can remember names and  dates of events that happened  before the turn of the century  takes pleasure in relating hu-  snow over White Pass between  Skagway and Wlutehorse, made  a raft and poled down the Yukon River for 425 miles to  Dawson City; where he spent  11 years working quite often in  temperatures below 62 degrees  zero.  - Returning to Vancouver in  1912, Mr. Macklin -became a  surveyor   for   the   Vancouver  . f man interest stories and his Ir-   Waterworks Department, retir-  ish   sense   of   humour   shines  through every sentence.  Born in Agincourt, Ontario in  1873, Mr. Macklin moved to  "Vancouver with his parents in  1888. He is the eldest and only  surviving son of his Empire  Loyalist parents who came to  Canada from the Southern United States; there were three  ���"brothers and five sisters In tiie  'family.  . Arthur Macklin attended the  <>nly school in Vancouver at  that time,��� the Oppenheimer  'School on Cordova St. and recalls quite vividly thcsmallpox  epidemic which hit Vancouver  in 1892. Vancouverites blamed  visiting Victoria residents for  introducing the... virus, and all  visiting Victorians were promptly put in quarantine. Enraged outcry from Victoria led to  a mass meeting in the Vancouver Market Hall and the Mayor  was called to Victoria to ' account for this outrage.  In the yehr 1901 Arthur Mac-  ing in 1933. Mr. Macklin mar  ried his wife Norah twenty-five  years ago and ten years later  they retired to their home in  West Sechelt. Mrs. Macklin  passed away in February of  this year.  Visiting Mr. Macklin, as she  has done for many years on  his birthday, was his niece,  Mrs, Joan Pederson of Vancouver. Staying with their brother-in-law, at the present time  are Mr. and Mrs. R. F. Cook  of Nakusp, B.C. Mr. Cook is  the brother of the late Mrs.  Macklin.'  Unable to visit his cousin on  the occasion of his 93rd birthday, Major General W. H. S.  Macklin of Agincourt, Ontario  sent his congratulations.  ���Many neighbours called on  Mr. Macklin last Sunday to offer their best wishes on this  very special day. There is no  doubt that if Mr. Macklin was  not, inconvenienced with arthritis, he would have been busy  in hi .garden for ago has not  OFFICIAL delegate to attend  the annual meeting of the  WA of the Diocese of New  Westminster held-March 29 ?anda  30 in Vancouver, is President  of St. Hilda's WA, Mrs. S. Bryant.  Others attending will he Past  President Mrs. S. Dawe; Dor-  ..,.cas_,Sea_stttyy..Ttt^_,150Bd.,.,!Bays:J.-  lor and Mrs. R. Barry Jenks,  wife of the Vicar.  Mrs. Mary Grey is back in Sechelt after spending the winter with her mother, Mrs. E.  Johnson, at Redcliffe, Alberta.  ���Miss Reta Rett with her two  Dachshunds, Donna and Lesa  visiting Mrs. A. A. French,  here from Vancouver.  Mrs. ���-....',$. Northcote entertained at tea for the Friend-  \ ship Circle of St. Hilda's Anglican Church. Present were  Mrs. W., B. Bfllingsley, Mrs. A.  A. French, Mrs. M, Froom,  Mrs. W. McGregor, Mrs. W.  Baker, Mrs. G. Derby, Mrs. S.  Bryant, Mrs. E. ^Montgomery,  Mrs. H. Nelson, Mrs, Roly  Reid, Mrs. F^Stone, Mrs. Barry Jenks and daughter Susan,  Mrs. C. G. Luckcn, Mrs. L. S.  Jackson,    Mrs.    Mary    Grey,  ���With Your Neighbours  Critehell;*  Mrs.   N.    Buckley,  Mrs. S. Dawe, Mrs. F. Taylor  and Mrs. D. Hayward.  Mrs:* Olive 'Porte.  Mrs. ��C. G^*  WINNING POST  DINING ROOM  OLE*S COVE  NOW OPEN FOR BUSINESS  FEATURING  Roast Beef and Yorkshire  Pudding Dinners  EVERY SUNDAY FROM 5:30 P.M.  RESERVATIONS  . Children's Portions Specially Priced  \   Phone 8S5-2046  kiln; was  one of the  intrepid    really caught up with this fine  miners who trudged through the   old, gentleman, yet.'  Sure Wish Parker  Would Come Out  With It And Tell  Us Just What  Is Going On?  .*��ll^��Mi��^]^V**^Ri(W��OW��**��<t'  . .iWn^skwaJ-wsw*  * FEATURING: THE NlCEST fkoRe"*  Distributed In B.C and Alberta by  mm PEEIEY UP., 854 W. 6th Avonue, Vancouver. B.C.  1   ��T(^i^^^(^��Wi��MI(5Wp**"teM(pW*��*l��S��Wp'  SECHELT A!R SERVICE  Phono 885-950,0'"- Box 99 - Scchofl  "I   s.  1 ��� i \ . ���'/-li.-'ft. *w��t.�� . ���***_ ���  --/!;?._,"' v" jW**  . _i,p��-.A1-J **("%..(  V>  __? ^-��t^^^n^rt**w*>, ^ TV->,*^  .. **���?* ��.��**-^��,<*, v*J -*���*.�����'  p ...WSNiiw.   VI  << t wjV   i  ���^sstt^^V't.'^f'''^-^ ^^!ll^!^!^^*lirv,fi* '^^?f*r^^^^!^^^^  in*  i<i-  Council moves  By-law tightens control  pitls building inspector  FIRST, second and third readings were given to the  : Gibsons Building Bylaw No. 175, 1966, presented by  Commissioner.-Jim Drummond at. last regular meeting  of village council. "-^  $100 with*a further penalty of  $10 for every week thereafter  during which the violation continues,  ,  ' Comm-, Jim Drummond; following reading of the bylaw,  explained, a' square footage  regulation would be . included  later, in, a 2oning- bylaw and  seperate bylaws would include  ��� signs and noise: There is also  a* possibility of a plumbing bylaw at a later date.  { Designed to -permit stricter,  control of^ building within the  village, the bylaw adheres to  the National Building Code and  gives considerably more power  to the building inspector.  ' Tbe bylaw applies to design  and construction of a building;  to removal in whole'or part of  a building; demolition of a  building whether in whole or  part nnd also to the work involved in the demolition. Alternations and changes in class of  occupancy all come within the  control of the bylaw.  Onus for carrying out of any  such work in accordance with'  requirements of the bylaw, rest  fully upon the owner, regardless of granting of permits, approval of drawings and specifications and inspections by the  building inspector.  No work may commence unless a building permit has been  obtained and written approval  of   the   building   inspector   is  .,;necessa^,:ibeibre:  a) any concrete may be  poured;  b) any foundation below land  surface is backfilled or covered;  . y ������-$)���. ,pj. .v*M^ffl!S: ,JiE>.JR*��L-_.3SL.,.  Twirole"shah1^  less the building complies with  requirements  of the bylaw.  Schedule of fees charged for  issuance of a permit under the  bylaw is as follows; a fee of  $5 for the first $3,000 or less ol  estimated work cov^ .,  . mil; S2 per $1,000 thereafter up  to an estimated value of $35,-  000; and.50 cents for each  $1,000 or fraction, thereof in excess vo( $35,000. Estimated value  of work shall be determined by  the building inspector. A fee  of $5 will be levied for moving  or demolition of a building or  part thereof.  .& Construction to be started  within three months from permit issuance date and may not  be Uiscontinued or suspended  for a period of more than six .  months, Exterior finish to bte  completed within one year from  date of permit issuances *  .Suitable entrances and exits  will be provided as necessary  and approved culverts installed  to comply with existing or projected drainage system in the  area. These will be purchased  by the owner and installed by,  or under.the supervision of, the  municipality;        ,.  Submitted application to include dimensions of building;  proposed use of each room or  floor area; dimensions of tho  land on which building is, or  is to be situated; grades of  streets and sewers abutting tho  land, position, height and horizontal dimensions of all buildings on the land and any other  information required by the bylaw or building Inspector,  The building inspector may:  enter any premises at reasonable times for puriwsc of administering the bylaw; direct  tests of materials, devises,con-  ntructlon methods, structural  assemblies or foundation con-  ditloni to be mndo, or sufficient evidence of Mich bo pro  vided at the expense of the  owner where such evidence or  proof is necessary to determine whether the aforementioned meet requirements ol  the regulations.  The inspector may also revoke a permit in the < event of  violation of tbe provisions.  - Housewife- greeting  TV  repairman at the door: "It's okay,  now. We bad put on each other's glasses by mistake."  Penalty for violation of provisions of the bylaw is up to  Tobacco company boss to account executive: "Let's advertise it's easier to stop smoking  our cigarette."  Wed., Morch 23, 1966   Sechelt Peninsufo Times   Page IT  Pender; Sodrs!  '��� ��� ; ; ��� : - 1.  *,.  ���By Allan Wallace^W  THE AMERICAN exchange students who attended our  school last week seemed to enjoy themselves. They  came from Longview, Washington.  They attended different, clas- . ���; : :���  ses to see what differences chers' Club, the Annual staff,  there, is in their schools and .and is Vice-President of the  ours (besides ten times the po- Council. She has time left to  illation). They were also shown' maintain her honor standing in  various points of interest in the-.  Grade 12. "  area,  including" the  Skookum-    ;   chuck. The week was brought  to a close with the Dance Club  sponsoring a St. Patrick's Day  Dance on Friday night.  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A. C. Donnott, LLP., Promlor of British Columbia. '  Tho Honournblo Woaloy D. Dlach, Provincial Secretary  \'f ��� . .  iff  , ' t  hi !  ii  ^ V I  \}'<l  ���   I  *.    " "" k v-.*i' �����! ::.%. W< ;.  r~��  TOW*  .'S��rei^$*"'eJbi 'a ry,��Cyu_   war i_ .���  rr  '   ..ft -  Page  12 Sechelt Peninsula  Times Wed., March 33, '66  Beauty Salon  Mr.  Omer Lepitre  Now In The  Richter Bjock  Cutting and Styling  Tuesday to Saturday 9-5  Phone 885-9525  We shall have music  EARLY days yet, but parents had a preview of the first school district band when  Music Supervisor Mr. H. Klyne Headley introduced students from Pender Harbour to Port Mellon, to their first experience of ensemble work Representing half  the music students in the district, approx. 60 youngsters from grades four to seven  participated in the demonstration of class teaching.  "���"^"TSj  P.TA FAMILY NIGHT C0NCERT  CENTENNIAL THEME  SECHELT ACTIVITY HALL  April 1st and 2nd, 1966  DOORS OPEN 7:00 P.M.  PROGRAMME 7:30���10:00 P.M.  ���J. vP_  FOR ADVANCE TICKETS PHONE:  Mrs. D. Gray���385-2030  Mrs.  C. Poteet���885-9555  .....���,,..., pickets on.-SQle--by^P-.TTA:^'members-'Qt^.*-^---'^-'-'  Shop Easy and Redman's Stores on March 26, 1966  ADULTS 75c  CHILDREN & STUDENTS 25c  Violin practice dolph and Wiiyliam Passmore,  EVEN PLAIN open string bowing sounded far from un- Langdale.   Marie   English   and  pleasant when accompanied by Mr. Klyne Headley Gitte   Nielsen,   Robert   Creek,  on the piano. These young violinists are learning bow John Malcolm, Stewart Hately  control and although at this stage young arms soon be- and  Ricky Burnette,  Madeira ',,  '^"'gin to ache, with practice they may one day form the Park.  Ona- Burnett of  Davis  nucleus oft the first string orchestra.  District band  [tisicitl demonstration  shows marked progress  SIXTY young instrumentalists who participated in the   orchestra   will   eventually   be  Bay   delighted   everyone   with  her  clarinet  solo.  Prior to instructing a class  of nine young violinists, Mr.  Headley reminded parents of  the acute .shortage or string instrumentalists in B.C. The violin being more difficult to  master than wind instruments  requires instruction at an early  age; It is hoped that a string  musical demonstration held in Gibsons last week,  proved that in the nqt-tqo^distant future Sechelt School  District will have a school band.      .   Music Supervisor, Mr.  Klyne Headley explained to the  large audience of parents that  this was not meant to be a  concert, some, of the students  had only received their instruments during the past two  weeks, .,.���.,. , . . ,, ,,     ,''.:,,, ;������,  Commencing with a class of  eight'boys from Mrs. H. Kwas-  ney's, grade'l at Gibsons Elcm.  cntary School, Mr. Headley de^  monstrated the new approach  to mu.sic which he introduced  to the, School District, this  year.-The boys who wero obviously enjoying tho demonstration, have learned to recognize  the four- components of rhythm  and are beginning to read the  mli'sie charts, By the time they  reach grade four and provid  ing they have the ability these  youngsters will be ready to  study instrumental music, said  .Mr. ..Headley. ..���,,,,._,,,,.,..,,,,., -,.  Glen   Cramer," one   of   the  grade   l   pupils   climaxed   the.   made parents aware of the exr-  formed but it will take a little  longer than a wind, and ; percussion band.  The evening's demonstration  concluded with a grand finale  of clarinets, trumpets, rolling  of drums and some very fine  choral singing,  The demonstration was an  outstanding     success     which  demonstration by quite effortlessly and unaccompanied, . in-  ging the "Sinking of thc Bis-  mark-"   .  .The program continued with  the long raws of young instrumentalists from grades four to  seven, throughout this; school  district, participating in ensemble work which was something  qufle new to them,  Promising, young musicians  who played solos during the ev.  eni'ng were, trumpet, John Ru-  .optional opportunity which  this music program places  within thc grasp of every student in the district.  THE TIMES  IS A  UNION-LABEL   NEWSPAPER  RETREAPS  from $8.80 exchange  GIBSONS  Gibsons, B.C.  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SEATED at council table for the joint tribal council   LXtena invitation  meeting at Sliammon are, from left, Chief Leslie  Adams, Sliammon; Earnie Campbell, Chief Dominique  Point and Willard Sparrow of Musqueam Point Grey;  Chief Billy Mitchell, Klahoos band of Squirrel Cove; Leonard Marchand, assistant to northern affairs minister;  Chief Clarance Joe, secretary, Sechelt; Mrs. Mathews,  recording the meeting; Chief Solomon Harry, Tom Paul   first Annual Meeting of the Eiphinstone Pioneer Mu-   would include purchase of the  and Ambrose Wilson of Church House; Gilbert Joe, Se- seum Society was held on March 7 in the new mu-   Sechelt- West Sechelt and all  seum headquarters located on the lower floor of the   J^^xistinfi water w-orks to  new Municipal building.             longdate.  Gibsons Commissioners  schedule museum visit  WATER Resources Committee  of the Rural Development  group met last Friday at Gibsons at' which it was pointed  out most of those interested  who had a water problem,  were - conspicuously absent. -f.  Engineering consultant Martin J. Dayton was present and  stressed the fact that despite ���  derogatory comments received from-Victoria, during a recent visit, Chapman Creek was  still the only suitable source  from which to obtain a satisfactory supply.  Outlining what he termed a  very- basic system to include"'  the atea from West Sechelt to  Langdale, Mr. Dayton estimated the cost at 5825,000. This  would be a bare scheme which '  could  be  added to later and ���  chelt and Jack Cooper of Indian affairs education. Absent for picture was Chief John George of Burrard.  Davis Ottawa Diary  fcl -     ������-    '������         "���      -I���I'-I-'MIW'-- KW" ���  ���!���!-���     ������       I.I   J    ���������������    I-    "���������'��� ��� ���������  .;,.i.si^.J,���jf,.,.;,.���,,,.;,:.,,.,.,,,,..,,.,,,,,���,,,,,,;^l-..���,,_,^..:J.v,,^By,Jack.,DaYisr,M.P.B.  PRIVATE  members  can  draft laws.  This  the back  bencher does in the form of a Private Member's  Bill. Most week days, during the supper hour (6-7 p.m.),    work.   Girl Guides  under the  these same MPs are to be heard debating the legisla-   leadership of. Mrs. Len Allan  tion in the House of Commons.  A Private Members' Bill,  if    ������������������������������ " "  Wallboard is still required: to  finish the interior of the mu-^  seum but articles are now set  up for display with informative  cards oneach... ^_.,.    ./'_. /: ^.'  Members of "tiie 4'executive'res>'  tend a sincere vote of thanks  to all who participated in this  it is passed by the House, .becomes law just as a Government Bill does. But its chances of passing are about one  in a hundred. Why? Because  the. time allotted for debate is  short. If the speeches go on  -pas* 7 p.m. it is said to be  "talked out." It drops to the  bottom of a long list of Bills  each of which comes up for  discussion in its turn.  Private Members' Bills, while  they rarely become law, are  still important. They indicate  what individual MPs are thinking. They also test public opinion. Those for which there is  widespread support also catch  the eye,of the government. The  government, with more time  for debate, can put its own.  arid often much improved Bill;  through the Commons.     ,  There are no less than 115  Private Members' Bills on the  Order Paper. They deal with  a great variety of subjects-  ranging from divorce to family  planning and from government  support for the price of hogs  to a limit on the amount of  money that can be spent at  election time.  .  Ojie bill would give a hou..e*  wife 72 hours in which to  change her mind after she had,  accepted a set of encyclopedia  or a cupboard of dishes from  a door-to-door salesman. Another would limit the circumstances under which wire tap^  ping is permissible. A third  would retire Members ot Par-  Uajrhcnt at 75, Many of these  arc good ideas. However, the  exact form of tho bill or its  effect in practice m. y bo such  as to disqualify it in its original form.  '"'''���"    ���'���'  Many arc complex. A few are  relatively straight forward. Recently o simple bill changed the  name of Trans Ctuiada Airlines  to Air Canada. It passed all  three readings within the hour  and became law. Please note,  however, that these bills cannot involve the government, directly, in the expenditure of  money. Any Private Members'  Bill which affects the budget is  out of order.  Often bills deal with the same  subject matter. Frequently  these are grouped together and  sent to a Standing Committee  of the Commons. There they  arc written into a! single bill.  Experts can also be called and  the committee members can  make further changes. Our divorce bills are being drafted  in this way. So better legislation will come back to the Com-  contribiited a tremendous  amount of work, cleaning,  scrubbing and washing down  used show cases and painting  one large case.  Len Allen and D. G. Poole  erected the 30-foot canoe so  that visitors may walk beneath it. Karen and Virginia  Alsager applied the finishing  touches by arranging articles  with cards attached for display.  Members of Gibsons Municipal Council have been extended  an invitation to be first to view  the museum.  Itt is also possible that in  early April, the Howe Sound  Women's Institute will host  some 100 ladies representing  Women's Institutes from Vancouver   Island,    Mission   City  articles lor the museum and  the desire of the present executive is that all residents work  together to promote development of a task well begun.  An extended'''piibticUy "'plan*,i��  being considered and it is hoped that the museum will be  open to tourists during the summer season, possibly three  hours  per day,  two  to  three  mon^ivThere, after third read-    and m       other ^.^ ^  ing, it can become the law of    ._���{.__.., .._���._ .,.���_n___ _���__.���_, __._.  the land.     ���   From all this one may get  the impression that most Private Members' Bills are a  y/aote of time; Not so. Their  subject matter is often important. If there is widespread  public support it will�� be dealt  with in one way or another.  Parliament may be slow to act  and individual Members of  Parliament may not get all the  ci'edit; that is their due. But If  a bill generates enough Interest in the House of Commons  the private Member of ParUa-'  ment can make laws with  every bit as much effect as the  Cabinet can,  visitors will also be invited-to  view the new museum.  MUSEUM   BACKGROUND  In past years when Mr. Les  ��� Peterson, founder and Pri-si.  dent of the museum, was compiling material for his book,  "The Gibsons Landing Story,"  he was shown many poss2s-  sions of local pioneers. The  thought of a future museum for  Gibsons then originated, for  while the written word preserved for future generations the  history of the area, the museum would portray in a more  realistic manner an Intimate  insight, into the past.  Many local residents donated  inUh Mi,><'iiw<i����i!i:i*^**>��ts'Hpp ���  SECHELT THEATRE  Fri., Sat., Mon., March 25. 26,28  Debbie Reynolds. Tony Curtis, Pat Boone  GOODBYE CHARLIE  Technicolor, Cinemascope - Cartoon  Out} 0 p,ny  THE TIMES  Sochclf. B.C.  Phono 009-9654  ON THE WATERFRONT - Ph. 8S5-9963  Smoking Section With All New  Seats Available  Before the project could be  proceeded with, he recommended a feasibility study, estimated to cost about $3,000. Estimated connection costs if established, ..would=. be. approkimate^  ly $45-$50.  Of the various methods by  which the project could be initiated, the engineer recommended formation of a Great-  day,   perweek. This will re.. Sr-FM^-PM^  quire custodians on duty and  voluntary services of interested  persons will be welcome.  PUBLIC SUPPORT  There are many ways to support the museum: become a  member for $1.00 per annum;  solicit membership from neighbors and friends; donate some  rare article to the musuem;  loan to the museum for a period of time, some pioneer or  hobby collection.  Before proceeding "further, "it  was agreed to await a reply to  a letter sent to the Minister of  Municipal Affairs, Dan Campbell.  THE TIMES IS A  UNION-LABEL   NEWSPAPER  A clairvoyant is a person  who knows where the flashlight is when the lights go off.  Your RED CROSS is  Today  Ready for Tomorrow  DRIVE WAYS-COMMERCIAL  MICIPAL  Sunshine Coast Area  We will be fn your area with  1_ Portable Asphalt Plant  2. Asphalt Finisher  .'���'': ;:::3;:::6rader.:':''and:'.;Truck8 y,y::.:,y::yyr.  4�� Compactors  1  .... i. .p j. '������,.���','.''j; ,���. ...'.'..���/���,'. i    ...',.'.|���     ...  Hot mix asphalt laid wilh  machine at Vancouver prices  M^WifiWifrA^raMirtMi^^  ALL WORK GUARANTEED  DEADLINE FOR ORDERS JMRCH 19  '���: ���'���. ���������      ;. .,"'���'    .   (   Phono Collect 463-0140 or 006-7433  H_ WHIIamtM>n. Blacktop & Londtcaplng Ltd.,  11869 Tenth Ayo., Hanoy  . te. .*W!Jfd_#:w��. .*_��*��_# i*.  "MWMMM,**VMWMMMW^W,n��l'^^  .���.,.������. .i^.u_l. ,���.._,. ��j^m~n��*> *vn j*���* #* ��** iw*  w*a.*#**t& ��"f v*V"&��**w*tv .? ^>*��'v��**X��w*��  : rr&y<-*****M*ari i  .���<4^s:^.-*=:k- rxs***"  fKHlW*! '**S*1A'***7 *>.M^  e>Of�� ^SftiW' * -i  sj '��  Integration  ,-the   Americas   will   someday  stand as the classical example  .of planetary rape. The histori-  "  "      ' .   ' ''-" . : ���' *cal relation of whites to the  "'''',*' r���By D. G. Poole   American  environment  is  ex-..  tm to mrrci    /_.'_.*'-���        *       -     . ��      . emplary of a compressed state  IT, IS THE expressed opinion of a number of reliable of consciousness which appa--  economists and sociologists that in the next 20 years ently had~to(& must still) ex-  (perhaps much-sooner) .Western society will be forced press itself in the reduction of  to find a definition of meaning and purpose other than 'qualitative values to quantitive  the traditional one of education-for-earning, job-hold- factors (resources) and the faring, earning-a-living and- accumulating possessions T ther reduction of ^ese to sale  These people warn that the  Wed., March 23,1966   Sechelt Peninsula Times .Page 15,  above mentioned shift., is already, much further and underway than is popularly realized  and that it wilt continue until  automatic machines and com-    ._, lw_.   wv ��_________  puter. complexes hive removed has never become. alienated  seventy-five, perhaps, eigMy (individuated), from his tribal  percent ot today's job oppov- v brothers and from bis environ-  tunities and probably 9<M per ment To him, the earth has  cent of the necessity for human   never been a lifeless and static  the,world, the Indian vision of  life. . r  The' essential' difference between Indian and, white consciousness is that the Indian  able products.  In the Americas it might he  ^aid that this1 frenetic process  began with the reduction of  beavers into pelts, from pelts  into, hats and from hats into  money/Or with the smelted  rendering,. ��f ..exquisite, Aztec  and Incan jewelry into'gold and  silver ingots. Or with the reduction of tobacco (once  the  beings  to   continue  producing   lump separate~aid:"ap7rt "from    S to'ArtaffiTS m  what  rohernatori   mariiinoc  ran     t...~.���.._...   -an. __��_     ' _      pacame io unnsuan noiy  what cybernated machines can   humanity. Where white science  tuiff Effl M��)"*'HMew���i^j����^to>w4.-!i^lf��^w'��'  product, better, faster and  cheaper. In the face of these  developments many of the features of traditional Indian culture are going to appear saner and more attractive.  Confronted with predictions  of this sort, it would seem both  wise and timely for the white  community to ask itself questions such as these:  Before Columbus,  what  sort,  people   lived   hero?   Who   inhabited these continents?  Men  who worked hard but went to  no job; who were purposefully  active   but   never   employed;  who iriade  adequate  provision  but earned no money���and having no money, accumulated (by  white standards) no possessions  ���Where did they  find meaning   in  life?   What   motivated  them? What goals? What purpose?   How   could   they   have  been so lacking in industry as  never to have fought back the  forest and cleared the land for  erosion? How could they have  been so delinquent in initiative  as never^to have possessed the  land and �� divided it into fenced  properties so that a  civilized  basis might have been established for communal and inter-  communal   conflict   in   perpetuity?   How   could   they  have  been so blind as to invest their  energies  in an endless round  of  ritualistic   ceremonials   rather than to the object of converting all of the,chemistry of  Nature into more and more In-  dians; an^jmbre and^m��rc gadgets and gismos for more and  more Indians? How could they  :': have'"'beeh^: so,"'',haive';''in::!'; their  relation to environment as to  have rendered only that Which  they could use into necessities'/  rather  than that \yhlch could;  be seized into personal wealth?  How could they have b?en content .'to''".*live in nature rather  thnn   manage   her���as   if,   indeed,   they   belonged   to   the  earth instead of the earth to  them?     Th i.      interrogation  (which drives to the depths of  anthropology  and,   indeed,   indicates the  cause ., of cultural  variations,  can only  be satisfied with psychological insights  Into the  growth of consciousness) is equally appropriate to  the   investigation   of   early  European tribal cultures. The  American example has the advantage   of   historical   proximity, but tho disadvantage (to  whites)   of   racial   dlsnssocla-  .tion.  7 It;: |s, true ty_t: these, questions arc flavored with gall.  Hut they are not sarcastic. In  composite they.define the proposition that In matters pertaining to communal values,  fiuch an lands, water, atmo-  .phuro and tho human resource  Itself, public intcront had bet-  lor prevail over tho Individual-  |stic*cloim>��-an(l^oKOce^trio����do��  .Ires of speculators, buHlnenfr  . i.operators and other organic  iicomp liters, Those of tho white  community, who choose to, confront such quofitlpn as these;  who try to find answers to  thorn, hono.Uy nnd without  anger, will discover flrlst hull-  cations of the only Way out of  .ho cybernation lmw .< Beyond 'thin, thoy may ho rewarded with a ��l��wnlnn appreciation of tho Indian view of  is now achieving an intellectual  appreciation of the relatedness  of all of life, which it has  named ecology, the Indian has  never lost bis emotional-realization-identification, his intuitive knowing of the same thing.  To him, the planetary environment has always been permeated with a certain indefinable  but valued quality. To him,  wealth has always been inherent in the planet (self) and one  can be wealthy only in one's  experience and recognition of  quality, never in one's possession of quantity. Except to the  very expedient and the very  blind, wealth can never be in  the wallet or the bank. The  dollar represents the attempt  of an objectively isolated and  commercial society which has  communion) to a filthy habit and  major threat to public health.  By the commercial process,  land is reduced to real estate  and from thence, to money. All  things above, upon and under  the land suffer the same reduction. Religion declines from a  transcendantai awareness of  life to a pay-as-you-go salvation  from life. Spontaneous behavior, become suspect, falls prey  to authoritarian conduct-control and results in a grotesque  display of fashionable mannerisms " and phoney posturings.  Education declines from an institutional faith in, and encouragement of, human potential to  a systematic and calculated exploitation of ability and ingenuity. Puppet-likei the human  impetus to growth is jerked up  or slammed down on the mani  management and practical, eco-_  nomy. j'  Yet those things which are  universally recognized as being, (in some quite irrational  and indescribable way) of supreme value, can never be assayed by this criterion. What,  for example, is a Beethoven  Quartet ,'worth?" How much  fora.Sphinx? What is the going price for a Shakespeare  play? Who would care . to undertake tiie dollar evaluation of  Lincoln's Gettysburg address?  Let .those who regard the  above remarks as irrelevant  and facetious remember that  what is under discussion here  is the-traditional Indian, concept of value. As an accommodation to those who find it difficult to think in any but com  mercial terms, it is . possible  to move, a step away from tb��  .'merely?' .esthetic, concept bj.  Quality���a step closer to the^  dollar standard���and to eonsi-  der value in terms of wealth.'  Since, in its accepted,.. com.*  raercial sense, - wealth for one  individual always, turns out to  be impoverishment > for another  (or many others) the word  must be considered here in its  only true sense, that of planetary ecology and responsible  use in perpetuity.   "        -,, .  i, p.  \ .  *���*  Chiropractic: Office  MONDAY-THURSDAY  1678 Marine Drive - Gibsons  Phone 886-9843  ��.,_- __.   ��� punishment,   employment   and  unemployment, pay and dole.  Prostitution becomes the order  of the day, intellectually, biologically and phychologically.  When all things become subject to purchase; when it, is  thought -that- anything can be  reduced to a product with a  price on it, surely this indi-  citesysatt; utmost impoverishment of human awareness. For  it ;> leaves its . practitioners with  but a single, procrustean measure /of worth;: By this criterion,  a painting'yttitP-tiMtti there is  no market, is of no value���so,  with- ail the products of human  creativity. By it, a human being who cannot or rwill not be  to invent value. Buf the invention can never be value in exactly the same 'way that a wax  apple can never be an apple  nor a plastic rose, a rose.  Commitment to dollar value  (and the downward tendency to  accept: it as the exclusive standard) constitutes a denial of  intrinsic value; a defacement  of human worth, of life worth.  It deteiroinei^andmiraward di-*  rection because toe. process it  institutes is an inevitable rendering of Quality into saleable  quantities���a reduction of intrinsic value to extrinsic commercial commodities. And the  human resource is not excluded  from this reduction nor from  the impetus which drives it  ever down and down.  The de-sensitized members of  a commercial society are mere-.  ly impatient and confused with  any such distinctions. To them,  land and the price it will bring,  trees and the boards they can  bo rendered into are, in fact  and in practice, cne and the  same thing.  Due to this de-sensitized condition the European ��� invasion of  put to some 'profitable" use is  worthless. By it, hate and fear  become first, p regretable but  unavoidable by-products of  "normal" relationships, then,  an accepted way of life, py it,  the massive destruction of life  Is, justified. By it, the befoul-  ment of atmosphere, the pollution of water, the leaching and  eroding of land are rationalized   as' necessary   to   sound  pi.  Key to  Financial Security  The Great-West life representative offers a  highly peraonahzed fleryiqe to his clients. From  a complete range of hfo insurance plans, at  rates among the lowest available anywhere, ho  can help to develop and Mild the right program for you. This takes technical afcill, training and experience. Together! with �� sense, of  public service and responsibility, these are tho  qualifications of tbe ��Great*Weat.Life inan.  Fir further  Information  ....      ��.        ��_t.    ��,.<IpK��upI>  '  writ* to ,  Box 301  SECHCLpT,  H.C , p  .: .1 .....,.'.  Ttlfl  Bryan 1. SMrHlmhow  Robert ��, ixm  Q-m  JiTT  C & S Sales & Service  Sechelt, B.C. ��� Phoiio 885*9713  tpekgas Propane tld,  Gibsons, B;C. --^ Phono 886-2185  ��� i^  i ' I  ...... ^..,  i....,-t-�� *>!.��...  .'   . i   I ...,.��.,, .'Up,. *��w  i^i^jfrs  .Page 16   Sechelt Peninsula Times   Wed., March 23, 1 $66  Round about the town  ^ftt^y.  ���rBy Ed Green  IN THE March 9 issue of The Times, I seem to have  been taken to task for my observations on Bylaw  17 of the West Sechelt Waterworks District.  This was done by Mr. Frank  Parker arid it makes me vipry  sad because I think Mr. Parker is a scholar and a gentleman, even if he can't read,  and on looking his letter over  .again I don't think he can  write either or he wouldn't  have wasted his time on a two  watt dim bulb like.myself.  It was subtly suggested that  instead of "wandering hopefully" around Sechelt seeking  information that I should have  gotten the "facts" from that  "nice West Sechelt lady." This  is all wrong. I don't want "official facts." Just so there should  be no misunderstanding let me  clarify the position of a columnist. There are several kinds  of columnists, mostly idiots  who set themselves up as  authorities on every known subject. Some of them specialize  and become ^journalists which  is nothing more than a tired  reporter with bunions. Then  there are the "fact finding"  columnists who generally get  so mixed up they don't know  which isr fact or which! is mad  dreaming. In my type of scribbling I am not particular  about "facts" because when  one starts using the said  "facts" it is necessary to take  sides and, ^  merely listen to other people's  opinions, and jot them down  and I don't care a tinker';,  hoot whether they are right or  wrong, it is what they say and  what a" lot of them are saying  right now about Bylaw 17  istft good. "Can't afford it".  Too highhanded." "Ridiculous," are a few of the things  they say.  In addition to being a gentle-  man and a scholar, _ Mr. Parker is also a very brave man;  you have to be if you are going  to insinuate that the potential  water users are a set of crooks  and shnooks who won't pay for  anything. When you c o m e  right out in public and say so  by means of a bylaw you are  in great danger of being clobbered by an irate citizen who  has never paid for anything in  100 Fishing Rods and  Reels. Lures, Tackle &  Herring Bait.  Home Appliances,  \ Tradesman's & Garden  Tools, Radios,  Timex Watches.  Phone 886*9600  JWWMIIIIMIIMUIIWIAIMUMMWIWIMMIIMMIII  his   whole   life   and   is   angry  about being reminded of it now.  In any case, Mr. Parker  says the thing must be. right  because Victoria approves of  it. This is indeed startling news  because//so? 4ar,-according to-  Mr. i Ray Perrault, leader of  the remnants of: the Liberal  party and Mr. Strachati, leader of the NDPs, or something,  nothing the present government approves of is ever right,  not even if they all resigned  tomorrow.  Mr. Parker says he yas  "shocked," or was , it me?,  about the quarterly ; payment  in advance and says that if I  examine my bill from the Sechelt Waterworks I will find  the same terms there. Always  a seeker of "facts," Mr. Parker and the Sechelt Waterworks  will be shocked too when they  find that I have been dipping  into their water for free because to date I have never received a bill from the Sechelt  Waterworks. Maybe this is on  account of getting one fromrthe  Davis Bay Waterworks instead  which again confirms my statement we here are on the forgotten strip. Nobody knows  where we live; not even we  who live here so it is not surprising that Mr: Paricet doesn't  either. I  I am indeed surprised to  learn that the West Sech'jlt  Water Board is expected to pay  for water one year in advance  but I fail to see how it is a  problem that will keep me busy  figuring out how this is going  to be done when all the money  is used up putting in the pipe  line.  This is the exclusive domain  of the trustees and should have  been given serious consideration at the start. No competent business man would even  think of starting a venture  without being financed to operate at a loss for at least one  year. Very few have been  known to start up and pay their  way at once. If it was expected  that everyone, on the line  would jump right in and pay  the charges at once there was  a sad miscalculation somewhere. Things don't work out  that way here or anywhere  else. There are always those  among us with the "Let George  do it" attitude. They are willing, even eager to accept all  of the benefits but they don't  want any of the responsibilities. ���        ,  I thought I had made it perfectly clear in my column that  summer "campers," as they  are called are really semi-residents,  and  all others  owning  property   on   the   water   line  should be 'taxed whether they  like it or>not. With aft ampie  *., supply of good water 'delivered  right to the door their property has increased in value m  more ways than one' and it is  only fair that they should take  their share of the financial bur-*  den.  I think I also made it perfectly clear in my column that  much credit is due to those  who worked so long, so hard  and unselfishly to get water to  West Sechelt, in fact I said a  lot of complimentary things1  about these people which Mr.  Parker overlooked in his burning haste to exhibit his resentment about my criticism of Bylaw 17. I make no-apology for  the criticism and to his everlasting credit, and perhaps surprise, Mr. Parker has confirmed everything I said. For  this I thank him.  There are tough times ahead  for the West Sechelt Water  Board but those people who  brought it into being will undoubtedly find a way to overcome them. They have.'the w.-  ter line and that is the most  important thing for the moment. There is no reason for  the Sechelt Waterworks to get  waxy about a year's payment  in advance. It doesn't cost them  any more to turn on a valve  and supply West Sechelt with  Water than it did before. They  ,.eget . .t_._rith. ,]^  effort and it ''"would' 'tie interesting to know what they are  paying for somebody else's  water in the first place. No  pumping stations are needed  and the only expenses are for  maintenance., It .would, work-no  hardship on them to go along  with West Sechelt for a year or  two by making only a token  charge until the new venture  is on a self-sustaining basis.  This may take some time but  sooner or later the present  West Sechelt areai will be part  of the village, f  The West Sechelt water line  will bring more permanent  residents to the place and Sechelt will benefit accordingly.  The money "lost" by helping  West Sechelt during the hard  start will be money recovered  later. How many are looking  that far ahead? All of us  should.  Editor's note���Submitted columns, as with letters to the  editor, are not necessarily the  views of this newspaper.  :.' .. ...   ���'    ���. '.::,>&,  Transferred  LITTLE crime and a drastic drop in traffic offences  have resulted from^Cpl. Nelson's three years of  duty in Sechelt. When he leaves for North Vancouver  at the end of the month he will leave behind a great  many friends.  CpL Ray Nelson .��� . . ���  Man of many parts  lor Vancouver post  CORPORAL   Ray   Nelson   will  be leaving Sechelt to join" the  North   Vancouver   Detachment  of the RCMP on March 30.  Since coming to the district  in January of 1963, CpL Nelson  has been extremely active in  community affairs, especially  where young people were concerned As district commissioner of the scouting movement,  he devoted much of his free  time to scout and leadership  training.  Many organizations have  benefitted from his experience  and knowledge, for whenever  possible he has attended panel  discussions or addressed groups  of people interested in the  problems which face teenagers,  Cpl. Nelson will be missed  by the Sechelt Indian Council,  for he has worked closely with  the councillors, helping to cre  ate a better understanding between* the white and / Indian :so��  cieties.  Not only will Sechelt be losing a law enforcement officer  at the end of the month but  also a fire marshal!, deputy  registrat of births, deaths and  marriages and an issuer of  trade and dog licences; for.Cpl.  Nelson was appointed to aU  these positions. ���  Mrs. Beverley Nelson who Is  an accomplished pianist will  also be missed in" the district  for besides participating in  many fund raising activities,  she has also been an active  member of the Sechelt Hospital Auxiliary.  Constable Keith Deevy of  the University ! Detachment,,  Vancouver will be replacing  Cpl. Nelson in Sechelt;:Const.  Deevy is married and has three  children.  'VWWVWMIfWMVWWWtHWWWtVVM'WVWVVWWVWVWVVWVWWW^WWVI^^  wmn**wmmmvmnrwvw.  SUPPORT HOSPITAL  cnnnoien  _,;_<.**�����  aquat-'n-sturdy, the professional  CRRlAPBen '175 ST.  Loggers, why neft p heavy chain saw In the bush  when tho onnnniflin _75 has all tho power  you need? It's a compact professional chain saw,  with many features found only In mora ox pin-  slve saws. Ta��t one soon an >  \ ���'.'���''. ' '���     " ���   Chain Saw Centre  Phono 885-9626 ^ Cowrie Street ���. Sechelt, B.C.  In the effort to get Members for the St. Mary's Hospital Society, there arc  four basic reasons for people joining.  6ne is to have a Society with membership that'represents the entire Sunshine Coast Area, so that nobody can ever say the Hospital is run by a group  representing any particular area.We want the interest of responsible citizens, all  the way from Port Mellon to Egrnont. 7  The second is that from such a wide membership, the Society n,embcrs will  have a far bigger number of responsible people from whom to elect the members  of the Hospital Society Board of Trustees; ,     '  And third, that there will be a Society of widely representative members who  should and conic! discuss ALL thc problems related to hospitalization of our  residents. For instance, such a Society should discuss the big problem of Continuing Care in a Unit .separate from the present acute general hospital,  Fourthly, any Society needs money with which to carry out its programme,  A minimum membership of 1000 shOuld be the goal and this would give the  Society $2000.00 working funds. Costs like the rental of Halls for annual or  other public meetings arc paid from this fund, Delegates to Hospital A.ssociation  Meetings are paid their expenses from this fund, Secretarial supplies aro paid from  ' this fund. ���������.���������'���'������ ���.;������;.������ v , ������,���',-. ���'���  It is the obvious duty of everybody in the entire area to belong to a Society  whose great concern is proper hospitalization for all. It should not be left to a mere  handfulto carry thc burden, We tiro nit involved, '    ' i  M your Community contact: ,  ,��-__����Wta����m"��P'~tpPJ��lPWM_5*>iwPMP��^^  _��k****W!p��*itp*#lJM��B!* (fltSBliajjSWt .WW*!*  PORT,MtiLLON~-Mro. N, Rudolph���884-5325  GIBSON!?���Mrs, X, IiigH.^-886-7750  ROBERTS CRKKK���Mrs, F. McSnrniicy���886-9656  -//'.WILSON"CREKK���Mrs.1 Iv Nygren���SSS-MS ; ���  StiLMA PARK���Mm. fi, Moscrip-MI85��.'322  SECIIELT���Mrs. A. I>��we���885-9537  WEST SECHELT���Mr., J. Pnrker~88t5-2130  H^tFMOON B/VY���MrirErWarne���885-2035  PENPER HARBOUR~Mr.. J. Love~883^244     ,, .,..,.'���.  ���l/./  .    .   ,, ,   ..   ��� ������'  ........      ��� .   ���....'. -.  'I-


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