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 k ' _ '  ' ������'  *    V, ' ���.      ^ . . 44 4 >      .  )lV  '���*~rt-  I  l'1  ffixporf decision . ��� y  r>�� **    ���  oara actio:  quesnone  JIiANAiGBMEMr of the (Municipal Alnport  should he a Regional District responsibility maintains Gibsons Village Council.  Discussing the Regional Board's decision  not to seek approval of the electorate until (more information is obtained, Mayor  Fred Feeney expressed the opinion that  the Regional Board should have givep a  more definite answer to the request that  it take over airport management as a  function.  Council agreed at last week's meeting  to place the matter under unfinished business and present it again in the future.  Mayor Feeney stated that the whole  Peninsula benefits from the airport and  Council would still participate in airport  maintenance.  Regarding the question of ownership of  the facility, the .Mayor stated that the strip  is on leased Crown land. Airport Committee has control of it tout does not own  it. The caretaker's house 'will be paid for  this year, Gibsons and Sechelt Council  grants wore raised from $750 to $1,250 each  to pay for the house.  RESOLUTIONS  Council approved two resolutions: Sanitary Inspector's approval must be obtained before a building permit lis issued, where  a disposal field is involved.  With future proposed subdivisions, plan-  must be approved for subdivisions by the  sanitary inspector before council considers  them.  POTENTIAL  ASSET  Legal advisor of J. Unland notified1  council that with improvements his property could become an asset to the viMafge.  Aid. Wally Peterson commented that it is  up to the owner to present a plan approved by the, isanitary inspector, to council.  It was a'greed that Mr. Upland first obtains the authority for a building permit  together with plans and a certified cheque  for $500 be submitted to the village office  by November 1st. The building must conform with the National Building Code. The  cheque will be a performance bond and  building must be completed wSJthin 90  days of receiving the permit.  COMPLAINT  Aid. Wally Peterson drew council's at-  tension to. a newly enforced regulation  whereby ferry passengers are being left  behind at Langdale even though the Sunshine Queen is not loaded to capacity.  Council agreed to enquire into toe situation.  RECREATION GRANT  Letter from Community 'Programmes  Branch notified council thalt disb-indment  of Regional Recreation Commission means  that individual grants wil now be available  to local recreation groups. Council agreed  to  contact  Gibsons lAtmeiic  Association  with regard to it becoming the recognized  ermen  West Canadian Graphic Industries Ltd.,  16pfr ��test- 5th-Ave..- - ���  -  ���Wncouver_9�� __L��C.   Authorized^ as second'aosa  moil   byydie  Post Ofcfjca  DepartmentJ Ottawa.'  recreation group in Gibsons.  CONFUSION -     '  Council was somewhat mystified to  learn tbat cedar ^signs placed- on tbev recently completed restroojns in Gibsons, had  been removed already. The signs had been  firmly secured by drilling into the mortar.  Council decided that confusion/will not_be  too drastic as identification has been painted on t|ie door.  DOOMSDAY  Last Friday was a 'black day for wayward canines in Gibsons for lhe dog cat>  cber^commenced duty. Dags' running-af-  large in the Village may be impounded  and disposed di within 72 hours. Report  given by Aid. Ken Cro_>by indicates that  dog catchers will have willing assistance  from irate taxpayers whose garbage cans  are regularly inspected by canine investigators.  Serving fheJSunshine Coast, (HoweJSound lo Jervis Inlet}, including Port Me Hon, Hopkins'Landing, Grantham's Landing, Gibsons, Roberts Creek,  Wilson Creek, Selma Park, Sechelt, Halfrnoon Boy, Secret Cove, Pe nder Harbour, Madeira Park, Kleindale, Irvine's Landing, Earl Cove, Egmont.  r/  ffimdl  LETTER from Coast Chilcotin MP Paul St  Pierre /to Gibsons Village Council drew  attention to the Federal Committee headed by Hon. Paul Hellyer which is investigating the housing crisis in Canada.  The committee will visit Victoria on  Novmber 6 and Vancouver on November  7 and 2 and' invites submission of briefs  from anyone who can contribute ideas or  suggestions to alleviate the bousing problem.  Mr. St. Pierre points out that causes  are complex and almost certainly action  to be taken will be varied. Building methods and building codes; availability and  cost of money, designs, land prices, land  assembly plans are all fkcets to be considered. ���  Mayor Fred Feeney stated that council  should get involved and give suggestions  which might assist. Ala. Wally Peterson  and Gerry Dixon will form a committee  in order to submit a brief which must be  in Ottawa before October 26th.  UNUSUAL  REQUEST  Letter from B.C. Amateur Sports Council sought a grant to help B.C; athletes  compete internationally. Ibe letter, copies  of which have been sent to cities -throughout the province, stated that the council  is unable to meet $50,000 due to the Canadian Olympic Association.  Aid. Ken Crosby commented that it  is pretty grim to have to solicit -funds in  such a manner and felt that the Federal  Government should assist. Council decided  to send a copy of the letter to Ottawa  ^suggesting more attention be given Canadian athletes.  <_     >  Volume 5, No. 45  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 9,1968  Garden Show success  ^7% despite rain deluge  jjjtS^sw^^^A1;  ���r -i. * -j i i"  '������'.- '���'���'- S|i^_alHpw.je__?^YY^Y |"'  Sunshine Coast Senior Citizens IHfofn-  es will have very fine fjb:3$.e_5l7t3_&riks  tp the success of the recent":raffle  which received tremendousj #pp��ft-  Ladies from different organizatapjis  helped draw the winning tickets itoja  left: Mrs. Bert RiitherfordYprs- ���'��,.  P. Hansen; Mrs. Mary Walker; Mfs.  G. C. Tinkley; Mrs; J. A. Prost; Mrs.  Janet Allen and Mrs. A. M. Harper.  Council frowns upon  power oulleisi  POSSIBILITY of council insta-Mng ele|i-  ricity outlets at the Porpoise Bay  wharf for use off boat owners who require  power for such purposes as" carrying <|jt  repairs with power tools was brought up  by. Aldenman .Morgan Thompson last we&k  at m^&g.of Sechelt council.. __ ;.Y,  Mayor Rill1 Swain questionedright -of  council to involve itself in matters of 13ys  nature, expressing the view that council  would be stepping out of bounds and should  not' take- oh the problems of those using  this type of service. | j  Aid. JThompson said it was simplyY a  suggestion and he had thought it might be  possible to install outlet boxes and in turn  charge a fee of possibly $12.00 annualy to  those interested.  .Replying to a complaint regarding the  mass, of-signs at'Ihe corner df Potpoi <v '_ume  _e_��  Bay -BbadY-Steal "Estate "Agents "B-fflWl^e'^^^l^^  Sweet they  would investigate the  matte* ' "  but were  unaware  they  had  a   BoultJbee  Sweet sign up on the property.  Coimlplaint regarding oil dumping in Porpoise Bay has been investigated by the  Dept. Fisheries and a report will be submitted in due course.  Parents Auxiliary plans  home baking iund raiser  PARENTS Auxiliary, Roberts' Creek will  again be holding a sale of home baking; this time at Shop Easy Store, Sechelt  from 2 to 4 p.m, on Saturday, October 12.  All proceeds to go to .Roberts Creek.  Schopl. The Auxiliary wishes to thank  the management of Shop Easy Store for  their kind co-operation.  Alderman's suggestion . ����  COST OF  underground hydro cables,  in  Board wishes to know who has  title to  the event Sechelt undertakes a sewer  system, would prove prohibitive because  a great deal more is at stake than simply  cutting out ditches for sewer pipes. ,'   ���.'  This was revealed at the last meeting  of Sechelt council' following a ' query by  Alderman Morgan Thompson -who, suggested possibilities of underground- cables  might be investigated should a sewer system ever be established.  Mayor Bill Swain explained that such  a possibility had been considered in the  past and council, at that time, "was given  to understand the cost for an 'area such  as this would be ��ar more than would-be '  warranted.  Alderman 'Harold Nelson explained that  although cables could be buried at considerable cost there are still certain items of  equipment which would remain above  ground.  AIRfORT  Airport Committee Chairman, Morgan  Thompson expressed disappointment at the  attitude of the Regional Board which at its  last meeting came up with a number of  excuses as to why it could not proceed  ���with request of both councils that it as-  -..- - - JPL' "'��� '".'"'     "���'��� the suggestion.  Representatives on the board'for coun- " /:���"���-���.'. " K :t  cil of Gibsons, Mayor Fred Feeney, voted  against a motion that councils be informed  the 'Board la��tks the authority to take over  the operationi at this time and that more  information is required before such a proposition could be put to the public. Sechelt  council representative, Adele de Lange,  voted for the motion.  Aldei-nan Thompson made clear the  fact that all pertinent information has been  turned over to Board Director A. Rutherford and questioned his statement that only  six to eight planes use the airport for six  'months of the year. "If this is taken to  refer to th. aero club, then I would ask  fwhat is wrong with that, they are all residents of the area" he said. "There is something grossly wrong with his figuring" he  added.  Alderman de Lange said it appears the  MEMBERS of the Sechelt Garden Club are  obviously doing their homework for  quality of the entries in last Saturday's  Fall Show was quite putstanding despite the  torrential downpour which preceeded the  show.  In declaring the exhibition open Mr.'E.  Booth commented on the great pleasure  and satisfaction derived from growing sucb  superb blossoms which m turn give so  much pleasure to others.  Club members were kept busy throughout the day serving tea and refreshments;  conducting visitors and offering advice to  gardeners  On display was the lovely framed needlepoint picture made by Mrs Madge Hansen which was later won by Mr. Jack  Whaites and the Rubber plant won by Miss  Ann Ross  Mrs J P Jorgenson of Halfrnoon Bay  once again proved her gardening ability  by winning highest number of points in  both sections; chrysanthemums and potted plants, cut flowers and arrangements.  Her total number of points was 43. Mrs.  Kay Lemieux gained 26 points add ber  floral arrangements were again breathe  takingly beautiful. Other totals were: Mr.  Fr^tnk Read 13, Mrs. Janet Aien 11, Mrs.  Jack Whaites 8, Mrs. Mary. Walker 3 and  Mrs. Conroy 1.  Child's dish-garden open to non-members was won by Nancy Stroshein with Edward Sigouin coming a close second.  Judges: were Mrs. Corletit of Gibsons  and Mr. Kirkland who has summer home  at Selma Park where he grows the most  beautiful chrysanthemums.  Injuries- prove fatal  after motoring crash  A SECHELT youilh died last week following an accident in which the auto he  was driving struck a tree after plunging  off the highway near.Selma Park.  Peter Poulsen, in his , 13th year,, was  rushed to St. Mary's Hospital after being  pulled fronj the car in which he was trapped Friday September 27. Found to be suffering from a broken leg and superficial  lacerations, complications are understood  to have developed and many in the community were shocked to -hear of his death  last Wednesday.  A former- Elphinstone student, the dead  youth wajs the -son of Mr.' and Mrs. K.  fcedstew^afc^^ ���?m3i,  .    -     Y      '�����>-        ^^held-^modetails-afe yet known.-'  the airport and also who owns the assets.  Thompson replied that this information has  already (been given to Rutherford.  '. Told that everything has been handed  over to the Board, Mayor Swain expressed the view "it is obvious they want nothing to do with it".  C. OF C. BANQUET  Alderman Thompson] drew attention to  the fact that he had attended the recent  twenty-first anniversary banquet of the  Seehelt Chamber of ConMnerce. "Both, _j_��4  'and entertainment were excellent and it  certainly proved a great success," he said.  Alderman de Lange was  disappointed  'that council of Sechelt was not mentioned.  PARKING  Alderman Chuck Rodway suggested that  as parking has proved something of 3  prohleim during summer months, considera-  lion anight be given to white lines designating parfing areas. As things are it is  "quite usual to see one auto parked half a  length behind another, this is repeated  'along each street with the result that *  'good third of parking space is wasted, he  explained.  ! Y  i M  i  ? y  Golf & Country Club . . .  Substantial membership  votes In new executive'  ip th-  Polling day > ....  Water supply and garbage  booked for November vote  REGIONAL Board will hold a special mtcjt-  ing on October 18 to discuss Water Supply Bylaw and Garbage Bylaw. Consultant engineer Martin Dayton will attend to  present a synopsis of his report for publicity purposes,  Polling Day will be Saturday, November 23 with water supply and garbage disposal as Hie main issues. Other bylaws  will include wharf and street lighting.  Garden specialist  Jvirs. Greta Jorgenson of Halfrnoon  Bay is the grand aggregate winner  of Sechelt Garden, Club's Fall Flower  Show for the second consecutive  year. Club President Frank Read  had the happy task of presenting her  with two silver cups and the chrome  tray.  r . ii   Obtain properly now  suggests AlcjL Rodway  DRAWING attention to tin* fa��t approaching day wlH'n council will be badly in  need of land, for recreational purposes,  Alderman Chuck Rodway at last meeting  (A Sechelt council asked for Information  regarding lot 117CJ cjinprlalng about 170  acres, held for the village for such use.  Mayor Hill Swain explained that the  property, togelher with an njucent property of about 100 acres, is held In reserve  for the village but lias t. bc logged off  first. To ..Main It at this time would mean  an appraisal by tbe Dept. of l^inds and  Forest* which would sell It to the village.  Clerk Trd Hayncr said he understands  .lie Foreht Scrvico Is presently carrying  out selective logging *on the pro|>erty,  Alderman M organ Thompwn ��s>k<.d  what would be the prorccdure regarding  acquiring Jt now, The clerk replied that  thin would be premature and that it would  probably In* available" at low cost once  lo����inx is con.pi.t--l..  Gibsons project > . ��  FQHTY residential unite built on the "Condominium   Principle"   are  planned for  the, former Cartwrlght property rwliich borders the Gibsons   village  boundary.  Condominium means "Joint control over  estate" which 1�� what owner-residents  would have.  'President and manager of AUBO Developers and Bulldcra I>1d of Vancouver,  Mr. Olaf Klasen attended last Week's  meeting of Gibsons Village Council to support hi* company's nppll.atlon seeking to  have the property Included within the village boundary,  'Mayor Tred Keeney assured lhe applicant that, council Is presently working on  a plan to extend the boundaries and thl��  property would  be included,  Mr, Klaficn outlined the development  which will feature the besl in family living combined with recreational facllltJcn  and will he said., be a pleuitunt and attractive asnet to the district. The project will  eventually! hnvc a club-house, fiwimtninj.  pool and It Is hoped to develop It In connection with the Vancouver School of Fine  Arts,  tttrcct Jisfrung, landscape lighting, tin*  dcrcrouud   wiring  aod cable   vltkm  wextt  some of the features mentioned.  Depending on financing of the project,  debclopment will be in three ��tnge�� nnd  take from two to three years. It is hoped  to commence in tlie spring on stage one  Which be construction of 1 single; 2 duplex;  1 triplex and 1 quadruplex unils. .Second  stage will be 8 dclu_c condominium units  and stage throe whlchl will In. construction  of 20 condominium units which would definitely require proper sewage facilities. The  first two filages will be possible with m'|>-  Uc tanks disposal. .,  Purchase price which Includes lot wlH  vary from *i2,r.oo to $2:$,ooo and it will Iw  'possible for the purchaser to get title at  a minimum cost,and arrange his own mortgage. 'Possible down payment for a single  unit  was quoted at $1,500.  This type of building, said KlaM'ii In  approved by N.ll.A. and Central ll<mMni.  and Mortgage will 'guarantee a rni��rtg��K".  Th�� first of ouch projects was built recently nt. Port 'Moody and they arc very |��n|��-  ular in Eastern Canada,  It Js possible that such a 'project would  attract enough resident^ from Vancouver  if there was not enough local interest said  Mr, Klasen who displayed plans and dr*w-  iug* of the proponed structure.  Bylaw No. 20 was given three readings  at tlie September Regional Board meeting  and deals with wharf and public access  lighting throughout the district excluding  the villages of Sechelt and Gibsons. It now  awaits approval of the electorate.  Water Bylaw No, 21 has been prepared  In rough draft and deals with (the supply  and distribution of water as a function of  the Regional District substantial^ as recommended in tlie Sunshine Coast Waterworks Survey.  CO-OPERATION  Sunshine Coast Regional District will  co-operatxj with Powell Jtlver nnd Vancouver Island Municipalities in a study to be  made with a view to creating a Joint municipal data-proecS'Sing centre for lhe area.  Regonal Board feels it h?Js more in common with the Island and Powell River  than .lie I_owcr Mainland..Cost of the ��tudy  will be borne by llie five largest municipalities, In conjunction with this there was  a Abort course at IBM which secretary  Charles  Gooding attended,  PAROCHIALISM  Chairman Prank Went rej>ort_d on Union  of B.C. Municipalities Convention held  last month, Mating he was appalled by tho  amount of parochialism evident In the voting on resolutions. Coastal areas voted a-  gainst the Interior and vice versa,  Director Gilker agreed there Is advantage in association by area when It wa��  suggested that Powell River, Sunshine  Coast and S.uamish get together lo exchange ideas,  COMBINED   OFFICE  A further letter Is being sent <o the  School Hoard concealing Joint us<p of premise!, for administrative imrpows. Chairman West stated "We owe It to the tax-  payer lo look into Hie matter"; iie believes  that coMk could lie saved in thin manner  and if the (school board Is planning a new  building tbe matter should lie imrsurd further,' Copies of the letter are t>cinfl nent  to Uw Mini_tcr of .Municipal J-itairK and  the Aiinitfter of Education.  SEVENTY-FOUR enthusiastic members oif  the Sunshine Coast Golf Club attended  the annual 'meeting held last Monday at  the Roberts Creek Hall and unanimously  expressed confidence in the endeavors of  the  esxecutive   during  the   past   year.  'Members present were welcomed by  retiring president Frank Newton who expressed the view that it was encouraging  to see such'a good crowd turn out. He said,  originally it had been hoped to have the  course officially opened in July 1988, unfortunately in thc early stages it had proved hard to convince people that the project would go ahead. Consequently while  many indicated interest it proved difficult  pursuading them to put out capital in advance.  Sufficient numbers eventually showed  sufficient faith to take out ���membership  with the result work has progressed extremely well. Inevitable hold-ups, fire season and determination to progress without  having to borrow funds, has resulted in  extending the opening date, however, this  in many ways has proved to have certain  advantages. "We now have a beautiful  golf course fast approaching completion  and above all we have proved one thing,  that is-united we stand and divided wc toil"  he added,  Mr. Newton also commended Mrs. Wilma Morrison, the only lady on the committee and who was responsible for letting  the club have the1 property at a very low  cost.  Club accountant Reg Thomas gave , a  concise run-down of the financial report  which Indicated the club is now in a solid  jwsitlon with fixed assets of $91,000 ��"<*  current assets of $lfi,84fl. This latter includes accounts receivable of $10,017.  "There ore a number of people who put  down a deposit of $30 and who say they  will pay the balance when they see 1h��  course, which I feel is not a very good attitude" he explained.  Following his report, Mr, Thomas wan  congratulated by meimbers for thc straight  forward and comprehensive statement,  Mr. Bernel iGordon, By-law chairman,  explained that in compiling tlie club'_ bylaws, those of other clubs had been carefully studied first, those finally Incorporated into the constitution have been approved by tin'; club's lawyer, Ihey are nevertheless merely a guide and will lw subject lo changes as and when nccccssary  with approval of the membership,  Membership chairman Bill Sneddon 'reported that up to laid years annual meeting there were JOO menibcrs In the club,  up to BepU'iiiber .10th. of this year he has  2.r��5't.uii two unconfirmed. Of these approx-  imaU'lj. 7f��% arc fully paid up.  Mr. Sneddon emphasised the fact that  lhc club needs every available dollar and  therefore it. would be. greatly appreciated  if thobc who came in on a 4__> depobit would  pay up their balance.  Roy Taylor, construction superviser, reported that dispite a poor start things are  now preceeding very satisfactorily, the  irrigation system has worked well and  grass is growing nicely. Al 'grading and  raking together with balarice of seeding  should be completed and in operation by  Spring.  New slate of officers elected were;  President, Keith Wright; 'Past President,  Frank Newton; Vice President, Micky McKay; Secretary, Wilma Morrison; Treasurer, Barry Redman; 2 year Directors,  Don Sleep, Bill*Sneddon; 1 year Directors,  Micky Jay, Bernel Gordon, Ernie Hume,  Dick Clayton, Ed. Mcllwaine, Ed Sherman.  Winners of the draw were; Membership  valued at' $400, Mrs. Ethelwyn. Perkins,  Roberts Creek; Set Golf Clubs and cart, J.  Mathews, Gibsons; Set of clubs, Bob Gill,  Langdale; Flack Umbrella, and accessories  Ernie Fossct, Roberts Creek.  K"M,.,^  V ."  ',   �����  /y  M  w$  '   '     ' * _K  .        -   1 >   K  Ip'  r1  ''1' 'fell  " n /to  kii  . \ ���!  1 '  ./ll  ���   '���H.W.I  fcl  \  W  " "'M -?/i  i  r "i_v -   .. 1  :vtf; \  \ i  *��wO'- A  '.faff  \  ���':     , !���  Now appointment  Mr. Ted Peters has been appointed  full time Probation Officer lor Uic  area included in tlie Sunshine Coast  Itcglonal District. An officer of the  court, lie will work in close connection with the magistrate and  It.CM.P. besides offering voluntary  supervision where needed. i\ graduate of tlio University of Winnipeg,  Mr, Peters comes here from Vancouver where he worked out of Uje Mar-  polo office. 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Fridge, .electric  stove,  Member, Audit Bureau  of Circulations  March 31, 1968  Gross Circulation 2066  Paid Circulation 1807  (Subject to Audit)  Classified Advertising Rates:  3rt3ne-Ad-Briefs (15 words)  One Insertion ��� ���50c  T$1.00   10c  Three  Insertions      Extra lines .5 words) _  (This rate does not apply to  commercial Ad-Briefs.)  Bo>f Numbers ,  iOe extro  25c Book-keeping charge is added  for Ad-Briefs not paid by  publication date.  Legal or Header advertising 25c  per count line.  Display advertising in classified  Ad-Brief columns, $1.50 per inch.  Subscription Rotes  By mail. Peninsula area _$5.00 yr.  By mail, beyond 30. miles $5-50 yr.  By mail, special citizens % price  By carrier 50c month  COMING EVENTS  OCTOBER 11, Community Club  Variety Concert. 8 p.m. Madeira Park Community Hall.  9687-45  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Gibsons  Wed. night last showing of  AROUND THE WORLD  IN 80 DAYS  YThin.,  10th, Closed  tr\.] Sat., Mon.,  Oct.  IHh,  12th, 14th  "Walt Disney's  BLApKBEARD  Techmcolor Short  'Sunday, Oct.  13th  Midnight Horror Show  FRANKENSTEIN  CONQUERS THE WORLD  and  SHE GODS OF  SHARK REEF  in color  Thur., Oct.  15th, High C's  Movie Festival  All welcome. Donations to sup-  -  port tbe  Foster Children  All next week,  Wed., Oct.  16th  to Tue., Oct. 22  THOROUGHLY MODERN  MILLIE  9684-tfn  Wedding Announcements  MR7~AND~MRSr"Ja".irWanrc5  Gower Point take pleasure in  announcing the marriage of  their son, Croft Warn, to Miss  Ana Cruz Yanez, daughter of  Doctor and Senora Yanez of  Mexico City, on October 5, 1968.  9065-45  OBITUARY  BRAUN: Passed away on October 3rd, 1968, Helena Braun  of Selma Park, in her 83rd  year, .Survived by 2 sons, William of Selma Park and Menno  of Sechelt; 2 daughters,, Mrs.  Neubauer bf Rcgina|! and Mrs.  Saber ��� of California. Funeral  service was held on Saturday,  October Qth from the Family  Chapel of the Harvey Funeral  Home in Gibsons. Rev. S. Cas-  lles of fi darting. Interment Sea  View Cemetery. .9085-45  POULSEN: October 2, 19C8.  Peter Poulsen in his ,19th  year of Sechelt, B.C. Survived  by his loving parents, Mr. and  'Mrs. K. Poulsen, two brothers  and one sisto. Privuto funeral  service was held October 3  from the Family Chapel of the  Harvey Funeral Home, Gibsons, B.C. Cremation.     9660-45  CARD OF THANKS  WE WOULD JJk��. U, exprcflH  our Iwartfclt thanks an<l ap-  preslatlon to Dr, paetkau, the  nursing staff n\ St, Mary's  hospital and our friends for  1lK_r lielpfulni-S's and acts of  kindness lo un in our recent  bereavornent. ���'flic Poulsen  Family. 907:1.5  TO ALL the doctors arvd Htuff  of St. Mary's Hospital for  their car.' during the illness of  my wife. Veronlra Billy, also  many thanks lo the people who  attend.'d tbe funeral, Including  Father Powers, FaUivr MacDonald, Keg Paul, and in any  olJiers. She leaves a family of  Ii bovs and . girls, ���Moses Billy and family, IHiWl-.r.  PERSONAL  a " �������������� ������������!��� im ���. ..,���..�����,i..i.i..,.-^�����-���������������...,..���,.i���.-,i  I WILL iMd  lx< H'NjKtnMble fbr  Any debts or obligations contracted In my name Iry persons  <4iu_' Ihan.inysi'lf.  .lacJi   J(.   Williams.    ,  JMVftti-.fi  Adustments, conta<pt Captain  W. Y. Biggs, Marine Consultant Box 33% Gibsons. Phones  686-9546 and 885-9425.        489-tfn  ALCOHOLICS Anonymous. P.O.  Bsx 294, Secbelt, B.C.  Pbojie  ^SG-9876. 369-tfn  NEW    hobby, liquid    resin,  moulds   and resin available  if interested in instruction. Pb.  886-2028. 9671-45  CLOSE to Secbelt, boanl and  some nursing care in new  cozy cottage by sea; beautiful  view; country living; all conveniences. Home cooked meals,  special diets catered to. Electric heating, own thermostat ia  bedroom. Reasftoable. Write  Box 9662, Peitans-i-t ISiaes, Sechelt. 9862;?t_n  WINTER'S ALMOST  HERE!  Be sure ��� Get; your roof  cheeked now.GurdidiSJiing-  les. Tar and .gcdvel. Mfetal  gutters. Free estimates.  483-9302   '  BEN'S ROOFING  Powell River* B.C.  7526-45  COPIES OF PHOTOS  APPEARING IN  THE TIMES  may be obtained promptly  5x7 SIZE, 1.25 EACH  6 (same subject) 1,00 eacfa  12 (same subject)    .99 each  8x10 SIZE, 2.00 EACH  6 (same subject) ___ L50 each  12 (same subject) L25 each  LEAVE YQUR ORDER  AT THE TIMES  WORK WANTED  ���"'"I        ���' ���^���^^W 1>|W   ���     IWM^^��000���������*  HANDYMAN,    cabinet   maker,  will do odd jobs. Reasonable.  Ph. 886-9902. 76��-��n  GARPEiNTER wQrk, alterations,  carports,    etc.     8^-2343    or  evenings 885-9460L . 1874-tfn  TILLICUM Chimney Service."  Eaves cleaned I and repaired.  Painting, gardening, janitor  service, old jobs,! etc. AH work  guaranteed. RRl Sechelt, Phone  8.5-2191 or 885-209>-        1871-tfn  CARPENTRY    work,    contract  or   wages.    Expert   finisher  with 30 years experience.  Ph.  886-7240  or  886-9345. 9626-46  STENO   with   own   typewriter  seeks   work,   office   or   own  home.     Box     9651     Peninsula  Times. 9651-47   1   VERNON & SON  BULLDOZING.  (formerly A. E. Ritchey)  Land Clearing with clearing  blade - Grading and  Excavating.  Competent work, service  and satisfaction  guaranteed.        i  er supply. ReasonaMe irent.to  i��3iai_.e person. Prefer 'ORttera  to lease, up to 5 years. Write,  L. 'Smith, 570 Westminster  Highway, Richmond,- B.���. Ph.  2735571. 9664-45  WANTED TO KENT,  2 BEDROOM, house,   Sechelt  area.  Box 399  Seihelt.  TeL  883-2530. 9624-46  3 BEDROOM unfemi^led house  wanted to rent,   Gibsons or  Secheit area. ReEable tenant's.  886-7095. 9663-45  REAL ESTATS  PJBNDER. HaTbour view. lots.  Lot 21. and 28, Slad../, subdivision. Phone 883-2403 or write  Box ^76 Peninsula Times, Se-  -Bielt, '' 967641a  { -r      0  iuyun   i 'ij Mmi^iBmimmmmtmiatmmtmtmmmtmmmmmx ii| tp,  TMTS> Cor, sale, 4 cleaaped ^wew,  ., lots in Selma Park. Serviced,  wiai power and water. Priced  at $2,750 each. P.O. Box 299,  Secb_-i- or to view contact L.  Nestman, Selma Park.  9659-rtfn  able. Safeahdi'diy-lsr Winter;  Ph. 888-2400, Shaw;Rd. Gibsonsl  -     ., .      ..  .95J6-tfa  ������������   -  - ��� h   "   ' ������        v   ���    ������  15 FT. CADILLAC alum, boot,  35 hp motor, trailer, cover,  lights for sale.- Phpae 885-2007.  -'YP   0618-fcm  CARS and TRUCCCS  1956   PLYMOUTH,   Belvedere,  automatic. Good running order. $150. Th. 885-2192.   9678-47  good motor, well, maintained.  $125. R. Bremer 883-2686. ~  .     ; ' 9669-45"  FOR SALE  FIRE season here;  Buy your  trash incinerator from Sechelt   885-2396. or 433-0347  Kinsmen at $3.50 each. Phone   *  885#542.   "     ., 9504-44  885-2385.    l    ,",   a    -s    9649-47  ��-i    mm,,   iii.^r .,, inii-iimiyww��'nin��i��i>i  ii kiii��w  HUNTING boots, various .sizes.  Ph, $854916. '        ' '   9675-48   ~ -l ;"���"������'���;r   THREE-quarter hp - -Jet* tvater  pump. New condition. Offers  nearest $100.' Phone Frank at  965845  '49 FORD 1 ton flat deck with  sides $250; '52 Chev % ton  pick-up $295; '58 Consul convertible, good top $295; ,'56 Ford  4 door station wagon $250; '61  Ensign 4 door sedan $250. Ph.  883-2413. -9677-45  Phone 886-2887  1555-tifn  WANTED  WILL    purchase    patches    of  standing  timber.   Phono  886-  2459. 1681-tfn  1 OR 2 BEDROOM house wanted. Village water, all conveniences, near Shopping area,  Gibsons or Sechelt. Ph. 985-  5008. 9629-45  HELP WANTED  CARETAKER,   single,   middle-  aged man or pensioner, suite  provided in return for light duties.  Phone 885-2253. IKW.2-45  , ,  ...   i  SALAL WANTED  T��P price paid. Good quality  required, Contact J, M. HnycH,  Reed Mows & Fern, Sechd.,  885-931:. ��.r>:t2-tfn  FOR RENT  HIALL  foi   rent,   Wilson  Creek  Community Hall, Contact Mr,  Glen  Phillips.   885-2183.   1095-tfn  2 BEDJ.OOM older Hype ho-uw.  Old a^c iHTiNloncrH only, 886-  2919. 5K!5(Jtfn  SMALL three roomed house, all  facllllh'K, on flv<>. acres, fenced for J��or��eH If n*��julrral. On  Orange ltd,, upiMtr nlopo. Ph.  7,'W-M4H or we l^lndlay Heal  KM ate. 9M,r)-46  3    BKI)It(K)M     Milte,    fridge,  Move   awl   healer,  View.   $65  month,   (JII)N<mt  area,  H80-20W.  OWD-tJn  ONE l)��'diTK��m iiuHn for win-,  U>T rent on th<i waterfront.  JCleelrle heat, TV, llK��UNfk<,K'i>-  Ing, all facUHIei. supplied Including llnem. Jteasonable, i��lione  tm-'.rMT, 9C37r.U  REDROO_TS-7Moaem 4 bed-  Toom hojne^ony2 lots, close to  beach and.safe,boat anchorage.  Living room, 28x15; fireplace.  Bright cab. kitchen; rec. room,  A-oil heat, dble carpoft.,Lovely  landscaped yard with patio.  Sale by owner, phone evenings  885-1*782 or write Box 470 c-o  peninsula Times, Box 381, Sechelt, B.C. - 469-tfn  . :  'n|  ' P. p^ocm.W^  Phone Mr. Good 681-9700 collect  Or 736-9171  For fast service on all properties and businesses.  WE TRADE HOMES  9646-tfn  THE SUN SHINES ON  Seehelt ��� Close in. Rockery,  planters, shake roof, A-oil heating, full basement. Large living room with fireplace, 2 bedrooms, hardwood floors. $18,900.  165' of unrestricted view waterfront with lhe finest samdy  beach. 2 bedroom home that is  a delight to show. $38,000.  Immaculate ��� Quarter acre  fenced and in lawns, walks,  flowers, shrubs, and patios. 3  bedroom house, garage and outbuildings. Near schools, beach,  and stores. $21,000.  U.L.A. Porpoise Bay���1.6 acres  with 100' waterfront. 3 bedroom  house witb A/oil heating. About  .4s acre cleared- $19^00.. ...  Large lot, Selma Park, $2800.  Good terms.  $1,500 DOWN���In Sechelt, 2  bedroom house, remodelled, electric heat, laundry room, attached carport. Move right in  at $10,800. ' '  FURNISHED rental��� Sechelt,  sitable for two, $90 per month.  . H. Gregory 885-9392  H. B. GORDON  & KENNETT LTD.  Phone 885-2013  Sechelt, B.C.  9680-45  IBSONS���Immaculate 2 bed-1  m, fully serviced, par-  basement home on level landscaped lot. An ideal retirement  home location. Full price  $12,000.  Choose your building lot now.  An excellent selection of level  and view lots priced from $i ,250  to $2,250. Down payments from  $250 with easy terms.  DAVIS BAY���Fully serviced  view lot 60'xl50* in fast developing area close to excellent  beach   Full price $2,250.  SECHELT���Fuljy serviced V*  acre in choice residential area.  An excellent buy at $2,500.  Terms.  Waterfront: 25 parklike acres  with level and gently sloping  area and 850 feet whorline. This  land is easily developed and  overlooks well known Sargeant  Bay salmon fishing haunts. Full  price  $45,000.  Terms.  SECRET COVE AREA���Waterfront, motel-rnarlna with tremendous potential, Modern, fully equipped lodge with dining  room waling 60 jhtsom and  owners living quarters; eleven  attractively placed cottages-  each wllh a view balcony; abundant -water supply; Iwat  house, boats and floats. FuU  details upon request. Priced at.  $125,000,  PENDER HARBOUR - Fully  serviced, beautifully treed, wa-  terfront and seml-waterfront  lots in 1hls wrnlc harbour with  year-round IxiuUng and finding.  Priced from $2,500 to $6,500.  .SAK1NAW LAKE���Large waterfront Jotn (m thin beautiful 6  mile Jong Jak.. Easy acceSn via  Lee's JJay, K-isy terms available,  Full price  $4,250 each.  For these and other cltolce properties on tho Sunshine Conn!  contact Frank I/ewJN or Morton  Wtackny -at Gibsons office, 880-  9900.  CHARLES ENGLISH*iiTfr  Sunnycrest' Shopping   Centre���.'  Gibsons    . '���  Providing the Sunshine Coast  with  a  complete , Professional  Service.  Real Estate ��� Insurance  (General and life)  Law Office and Notary Public  (R. F. Kennett)    Prompt aitteoion to purchase ;��r    ~  sale of property from imeepfior.,   Mpjflflff|}Cf J?m��>??C  to registrafion. .   ��� ��� J-y    , ** ,  To list or purchase call.now.���  Our experienced salesmen are  at your service.  886-2481  8546-tfn  WRECKING  automatic.  1959   Studebaker-  886-7094.  9627-46  OIL" space heater  with tank,  $20. Phone 885-2041.     9640-46  USED .Zenith dryer and Zenith  semi automatic wringer type  washer.   A-l- condition.   Phone  885-2087. 9636-46  OIL  range with  coils.  Excellent   condition.   $110.   Phone  885-9772. 9667-45  IP  IT'S   suits���it's   Morgans  885-9330, Sechelt, B_C_  8893-tfc  LARGE oil  space heater' for  sale. All complete.  Ph, 885-  9450. 9674-47  USED fridge, 6 months old,  ,$129.95; GE eledtric stove,  24", $79.95; Easy- wringer-washer $29.95; Kemnore, wringer  washer $19.95. Parker's Hardware Ltd,, Sechelt, B.C. Phone  885-2171. 9683-tfn  , 19p4 .400 ce NORTON. Partly  ?, customized. Excellent condition: $500. cash. Phohe, 487-  9023,-Powell River.  ���'v ,1950-47  GENDRON,baby carriage, rub-  ber-bath tub, baby, carry-all  and bassinette, 886-2055.  '    ' , 963847  "BLACKSMITH'S  forge-$25.   30  gal. wood stave water tank,  $35/ Haddock's Cabana Marina.  383-2248. ���   ' 9661-45  3 FOOT Holly trees at $2 each.  Good hedge -material. Proceeds, to Sunshine Coast Senior  Citizens Housing. Phone I.  Green at 886-9979. 9657-46  MARINE ACCESSORIES  Paint���Fibreglass���Rope���  1   Canvas���Roat Hardware  Compressed air service for  ��� skindiyers air tanks;-  Skindiveris available foi*  salvage- work.  WALT- NYGREN SALES  LTD.  Phone 386-9303, Gibsons, B.C,  1306-tfh  ��� . mm  because line no deterrent  without due care and attention.  10 Point Penalry  Motor Vehicle Act Section:  20 Driving  while right to obtain licence is suspended.  r6b��rts CREEK: Immaculate 3 Bdrm home. Oh lge. WF  lot. Bright modern 1s_te_.en, spacious LR and dining, room. Full  concrete bsmt., features finished 12s20> rbojn. Utility ..and A-  o__f_irapfflcie. The unique jgardeh  fe__tu*eSiinany unujsaial^shrubs  and. plants, plus fruit trees,  small fruits etc. Garage.      -  Approximately 10   ac,   Souffli  slopie,   nicely treed,   excellent  access, $7,000. Full Price. Excellent terms.  Completely modern 3 bedroom  home" electric heat, close to  beach, good view potential,  $18,000. Easy terms^  GIBSONS: Older home close to  municipal beach. Level to shops  etc. Lot 50'xllO', $6,000 -till  price.  On 1 level acre in desirable  location, modern 3 Bdrm home.  All rooms spacius and attractively decorated. Living room  features heatilator fireplace  with raised hearth. WW carpet.  Bright kitchen has counter top  cooking surface and waU oven  in-ooppeitone, matching fridge.  Utility room. Attractive terms  on $20,000.  View home, close to shopping,  one bedroom,1 large living  room, kitchen. Self contained  suite Lb basement-,. GoodL. -garden soil. Full price $10,000.  Realistic terms.  Over 19 choice acres, with  over 1500' highway frontage,  two creeks. FuU price $5500.  with only $1250 down.  K. Butler  Ron McSavaney  Ed  Butler   ,  Don Tait  ��� 886-2000  ��� 886-9656  ��� 886-2000  ��� 883-2284  K. BUTLER REALTY  & INSURANCE  Gibsons, B.C.  Phone 886-2000  MEMBER  MULTIPLE LISTING  SERVICE  9672-45  i   BUILDING SUPPLIES  GIBSONS     Budding     Supplies  Ltd.   886-2642,   Gibsons,   B.C.  Quality, Ready-mixed  concrete  Serving the area for 20 years  90-tfii  PETS  GOOD homes wanted for two  male pups. Phone 885-9061,  7527-45  LOST  THE rateLatL which;..__vei^^licences are  being suspend, is -increasing  rapidly  as the Motor Vehicle Branch steps -up its  efforts to keep^ liabfit drivers <___ the, road.  Suspensions Ym- 3L967 was almost double  ithat of tojpo:-_-dusYyear-^5^611 compared  "with 2,823.1 In7the__rst eight months of this  year,- 4^66-licences jw.ere. suspended.com-  -- pared with 3,741 in the comparable, period  . of 1967. . Y  l Sttperinteodent of - Motor- Vehicles- has  Ibeen assisted greatly by a .'points system-'  ithat has-been-developed for rating-motor-  . 'istsr Se> will -be- -helped, too,�� by -a-' new  driving.jaw to be tested in the. Greater Victoria area 7 beginning;'iQctober 1.  New driving -law- ��__t substitute violation reports for traffic fines for driving  offenses under the Motor Vehicle Act.  These violation reports, unless. disputed  and heard by the magistrate in the courts,  will go directly to the Superintendent of  Motor Vehicles.  The Superintendent, using a sophisticated computer system, will tally violation  reports and then take appropriate action  when a motorist has accumulated sufficient  'points'. This action may be a warning, a  licence suspension, or referral to a defensive driving course.  "In today's affluent society, a small  fine'has not proven a, deterrent, to bad  driving," Attorney-General Leslie R. Peterson said.  Statistics, show there were 49,750 auto  accidents in B.C. in 1967, an increase from  44,187 in 1966. To the end of June this  year, a total 24,015 motor vehicle accidents  was-reported, against 20,535 in. the same  period last year.  Motor vehike deaths reached 559 in  1967, up from 520 in 1966. A total 383 died  on the province's highways to the end of  June this year,la substantial increase from  339 in the first six months of 1966.  Briefly, under the driver licence control program, a motorist is assigned points  for various driving offences under the  Motor Vehicle Act. This ranges from two  points for driving through a red light to  10 points for driving where the right to  obtain a licence is' suspended.  When a motorist has accumulated six  points, he receives a warning letter from  the Superintendent. Point values will last  from one to five years. When a motorist  has accumulated nine points, he must  show cause why his Ucence should not be  suspended.  If he requests a hearing, the motorist  is entitled to one. After the hearing he may  be placed on probation, or find his Ucence  suspended anywhere "up to five years.  The points system is now operating for  k aU B.C. motorists, while the new driving  ' law will only go into effect initially in the  Victoria area. It wil be extended to other  parts of the province later.  The new law which eliminates fines removes an objection which some motorists  haye that they are now dealt with twice  on driving infractions���once when they are  fined in the courts and again when their  Ucence Is suspended,  Here is the complete list of point for  driving offences:  10 Point Penalties  Criminal Code of Canada Section: 192  . , ' Causing death by. criminal negUgence, 193  highway, 166 Emerging.from an alley, with- Causing injury by criminal neghgeiice, 221  out due carej 174 Failure to stop at railway (1)' (b) Criminal negligence, 221 (2)(b)  crossing controlled by mechanical device, -Failing to remain at scene of accident, 221  175 Failing to, heed railway stop sign, 176 (4) Dangerous driving, 222 Drunken driv-  Commereial vehicle failing to stop at rail- ing. 223 (a)(b)<c) Driving ability impaired,  way crossing, 180 Improper stopping, J1S4 . 225. (3)(a) Driving while under suspension.  Failing to exercise.due caution hacking..up, YY  185' Seating on a motorcycle (riding handlebars or other improper seating), 189. Failing to maintain proper distance following  fire engine, 191 Driving on. sidewalk.  3 Point Penalties  Motor Vehicle Act Section: 18.8 Failing  to obey restriction on driver's licence, 134  Failing to obey construction speed zone, 135  Failing to obey construction zone flagman,  139 Driving too slowly, 140 Speeding, 141  Speeding in playground or school zone, 142  Failing to stop on meeting or overtaking  school bus, 143 Failing to drive on right  (except when passing), 145 Passing when  meeting oncoming vOhicle, 146 Passing on  Sdid double line, 148 Failing to drive safely  when overtaking another vehicle (or when  being overtaken), 150 Failing to drive safely passing on left, 151 Passing'without clear  view for safe distance, 154 Driving against  highway division barrier, 155 Improper entry to Controlled Access Highway, IK Improper turn at intersection, 167 Failing to  stop when emergency vehicle approaches,  169 Failing to yield right-of-way to pedestrian, 177 Failing to stop properly at stop  sign, 186 Moving vehicle on highway when  unsafe to do so.  4 Point Penalty  Motor Vehicle Act Section: 153 Following toq closely.  5 PointV Penalty.  Motor Vehicle Act Section: 18.7 Minor  driving Without insurance.  6 Point Penalty  Motor, Vehieie Act SectHon: 138 Driving  Bnwe while suspended  proved, eosfly venture  JAMES Richard Snyder, formerly of the  Powell River area, appeared before  Magistrate Charles Mittelsteadt last week  at Sechelt charged with driving a motor  vehicle while his right to obtain a driving  Ucence was under suspension.  : .Synder had previously been suspended  following driving infractions in Vancouver  but was caught driving again in Sechelt  by a member of the RCMP.  Enterag a plea of "guilty" he was warned of the consequences of a further breach  and fined $50.  SUNSHINECOAST  GOSPEL CHURCH  ���    (Undenominational)  Sunday School 10:00 a.m.  Church Service 11:15 a.m.  Evening Service 7:30 p.m.  PASTOR REV. S. CASSELLS  Davis Bay Road and Arbutus  (2 blocks upfront Highway)  mrni BAPTIST WURGti  $f-#JCE: SECHELT  Sunday School ���10:00 o_n_ '  Church Service ���11:15 a jn.  REV. A. WILLIS. PASTOR  You ore invited to attend any or each semce  ANGLICAN CHURCH  SAINT HILDAS���SECHELT  8;00 a_m. Every Sundoy  9:30 a.m. Church School  11:00 a.m. 2nd, 41*. 5th Sundays  7:30 p.m. 1st and 3rd Sundays  Services held regularly In  GARDEN BAY, REDROOFFS ond EGMONT  For information phone 885-97,93  'Every Wed. 10 am H. Communion St. Hilda's  OH Ml YOUR  SEIW.0 SUPPLIES  NEEDLES^THREAD  (We have 164 co  thread)  BUTTONS, WOOL,  CROCHET SUPPLIES.  We can supply your  BOOK-KEEPING AND  STATIONERY NEEDS.  ART SUPPLIES.  ART BOOKS  of sheen  tore s  Wwietf Shop  Phone 885-9343  SECHELT, B.C.  li��_tffl.M  r   r.  *i Vj__-iiw.  ��lv��."V* */_���*��.�� *  k��-��l'.l*-  �����-_��/��� ���Vfl?��tlf  FINLAY REALTY LTD.  Gibsons  and  BunjulUam  {W44..5  BROWN leather key case, Davis Bay, Sechelt area. I .ease  leave   at Peninsula   Times  office. 9679-45  BOATS & ENGINES  32 FT. MOTOR cruiser; Spenr  cer hull flbruBlaBsed;, Chrysler M 413 marine eniilne, sleeps  6. Enormous cockpit, radio tcl-  i_>lion<i, compass, hUtco, all  navigational equipment, stove  with oven, Ice hox, marine toilet, llfcjackets, flares, etc, cite.  Fully Insured, $10,750. Tel. Ml-  SEASON-END CLEARANCE  OF OUTBOARDS  NEW   '08   O.18   lip   Mere.   Ren,  fl7��. To clear $395.  USED  'GH 0 h|> Merc.  $298.  'G�� 0 hp Merc $225.  '07 9.H hp Merc 1����K nhnfl $;.'!.5,  'W5 9,8 hp Merc )onj{ .shaft ^.r>H  ���04 9,8 hp Merc $17r>,  'W. 18 hp Johnson, controls Jf.1Hf��.  '(iri ?.() hp Merc $280.  '03 40 hp Johnson, Elec, Mart,  wiring    harness    nnd    eon-  itr��I.N  p?Si.  ���See us tor your winter ontfward  ! servlclnK  HADDOCK'S  CABANA MARINA  Modeira  Park -  883-2248  lKi0(l-4.r.  DRIVING OFFENCES  2 Point Penalties  Motor Vehicle Act, Section: 127 Driving  through a red light, 128 Failing to stop at  tratffic control light, 144 Changing lanes  illegally, 149 Passing on right (without,  lahes), 157 -Left turn, other than at inter-  s<_rtk>rj,_58 Right turn1, other than at intersection, J59 Making a reverse turn, 160  Failing to signal a turn, 103 Failing ito yield  right-of-way ,ait intersection, 164 Failing to  yield right-of-way on left turn, IC6 Failing  to yield right-of-way on entering a through  ggggffgggrffgigggggggggggggggg/rgggggggfjy  T��MfMf���SGBY!NG  ik  .FRIDAY,  OCTOBER 11th  1  CHOBCE OF TURKEY  OB $1S.��0 CASH  $&��f> fRIlt CARI>  SECHELT INDIAN HAUL \  Yjfft$mMagXKMgEgmMM��WMpir*g����g&MlMlXJ.  w>  SECMELT AISEHCIES DATE PAP  ��� This free reminder of coming ��ventf Is a service of SECHELT AGENCIES  LTD. Phone Peninsula Times direct for free listings, specifying "Dote  Pad". Please note that space Is limited and some advance dates may  have to wait their turn; also that this is a "reminder" listing only and  cannot always corry full details.  Oct. 9���8 p.m. Wilson Creek Community Hall, Community Assn. General meeting,  Oct. 10���2 p.m. St. Hilda's Hall. Sechelt Hosp. Aux. regular meeting.  Oct.   11���8   p.m.   Madeira   Park  Community   Hall.   Community  Club  Variety Concert,  Oct.   12���2-4   p.m.   Shop-Easy,   Sechelt.   Roberts  Creek   Parents   Aux.  Home Bake Sale, ���  Oct. 17���1 p.m. Legion Hall, Sechelt. O.A.P.O. General meetlnn.  Oct. 18���10 om-12 noon. Christian Education Centre, Glb.on. United  Church Thrift Sale.  Oct, 25���7. p,m/St. Aldon's Hall Roberts Creek. A.C.W, Foil Sole ond  Tea.  Oct. 26���7 p.m, Modeira Park Community Holl. P.H. Ho-,p. Aux. Fall  Fair and Carnival.  ASK FOR FREE CATALOGUE OF PROPERTY  Multiple Lifting Servlca  Vancouver Real Eftat*  Hoard  REAL ESTATE  INSURANCES  Secbelt 885-2161  AGENCIES LTD.  Gibsons 886-7015  24 HOURS  *.*���**��**-*__���.(**_-t_*��***hliV-t_1^��(^^ ,  ,y ��** # ���**���*  r n*    ^tpi_r        jr    AVf*,ft'*  ;* i*   -t<n"^*(i*     iff   -        h,   r^v  (rt '  ^  Jr> *���"* f . c  *      -   **        >      /���   "- �� ' '_'  J. ���* /  * ^ r  T*  SAM and Ediih Fte dage*, lef};. Jast week  ior Mexico, expecting to'jneeLrelafives  in California who were 'also going to Mexico, where Mrs. Fladaget has a sister-  Mr. s_ndTS|rsf J>jck,<3-alley ao4-chpmx  who have left to make their home at Bel-  lingham, Washington, jwere hojjored on the  Monday hefore their departure by, ihei entire congregation at Giad Tidings Church  when a large mirror was presented to them.  At the conclusion of his last day at Ken\s  Lucky Dollar Store where Mr. Galley had  been a   valued employee for  years,   the  staff held a get-togeflier in his honor. A  large beautifully decorated cake bore the  inscription "Good Luck Dick" and a gift  was presented.  In honor of Miss Trish Anderson whose  marriage to Bruc^ Cramer will take place  on October 12th Dianne Anderson entertained at a delightfully arranged shower.  Guests were Trish's mother Marg Anderson, Brace's mother Cathy Cramerr Rob- -  erta Cramer, Mary Ritchie, Gail Redman,  Terry Delong, Gladys Ritchie, Kathy Hall,  Florence Bonshor, Pat Porter, and Pauiette  Thorsteinson. Unable to attend but sending  gifts were Doris. Sugden and Marg Bolder-  son.-   . ��� ���..      ��� ���'..:  The guest of honor was seated in a  beautifully decorated chair with streamers  overhead, she received many lovely, gifts.  The very delicious refreshments were buffet style.  Trish Anderson, bride^lect was again  honored when Pauiette Thorsteinson was  hostess. Guests at ithis shower were Cathy  Cramer, Marg Anderson, Roberta Cramer,  Edna Husby, Edie Day, Mavis Christmas,  Gwen Nimmo, Marilyn Stanway, Joyte  Price Marilyn Greggain, Gerry Nimmo,  Gail Hairsine and Elaine MacLean. Not  attending but sending gifts were Edna  Naylor and Dianne Anderson.  Recent geusts of Mr;' and Mrs. N. Sfcog-  mo were the former's brother-in-law and  sister, Mr. and Mre. Sorbin YKJng from  Terace making their'annual visit to the  Sunshine Coast.  Mr. and Mrs. Erhest F. Rea from Vancouver are eajo^g the late autumn season at their coutitry home 'at Gower Point.  Mr. Geoff Thaitcher and Mr. Pat Quarry  have been busy with volunteer work parties making improvements to the Catholic  Church and they are to he congratulated  on (the progress being made in this project.  Men of the parish are urged to lend their  ^mdorhWoii^hts  J>< *sY' >?'>��� *���"-**- �������������-., ^  The f-ninsujo Tiroes_   _P��ge_/_S3_  ..-; v^y^ilna^ijv'^ytier 9,1968   V  iS\'p0i4*     Kf      '   . ' ' .  ���-Jby-Mory- Gross   .   tiny baby who, when he finishes sucking  LAST SUNDAY;we went to Uuby Dafce foi no difference to, mmV I  visualized" hfa l ^J^*0*^^.^ Jt. on the floor  Charter Presentation  Canadian. Union, of' Public Employ- President Mrs. Dorpjthy Szabo. ipA  ees Local 801 received its charter Secretary   Mary   Harding. _ Union  over the weekend when Bargaining which  protects non   teaching   staff  Representative George Cole travelled was formerly Sechelt School District  from Vancouver to make the presen- 46 Employees Assn. .801.  tation.   Accepting  the  charter   are  a picnic* After ail the 'rain, a second  spring had freshened the lakeshojre,,. and  it was especi&ily beautiful oh dilr favourite  rock bluff. The wild grass, which is dusty  brown in summer, was now a, tender green,  and looked good enough to eat The rugged  gray steps in ihe rock were cai^peted in  emerald velvet moss ahd the deep pile  shimmered silver-green in ihe sunlight.  The water was a glowing blue-green  mirror of stillness, except where a water-  spider skated around the edge trailing a  trembling cobweb of reflected pale gold  light.  And yet, this perfect place had been  desecrated. Over all the rocks and grass,  there-lay a leprous and jagged crust of  shattered beer bottles. In a soft grassy  hollow, a wet, brown fang of glass glinted  in the sun, waiting the chance to slice to  the bone. Everywhere I looked, the ground  bristled with shining sabers of glass.  I stretched out on an old bone of a  log, and tried to fathom the monstrous  mind responsible for such desecration.  If this, tuiknown creature, was oblivious  to his surrounding why did he not-,sit in a  dirty' back alley' surrounded by oyeflow-  ing trash. cans? What reason could there  be for chobsing this lovely spot by the  lake, where he was so obviously out of  place.  Could it be, th��|,his stiiT^undihgs made  r yipfhers^wjao^ iiave patched this uncon-  jtrollaJne j-_3e__-action,-eventually buy plas-  t|c bottles. Could not tft$ same be done for  the beer bottle bany?  sitting in his livisg room, watciuhg-T.V.  and   hurling  empties  at the   wall. Vtby  shouldn't he? Even ihe most presumptuous,  bumpkin could hardly consider his livhag,  room finer than nature's.  But no, this was foolish speculation. To  impute "motives io fhis-unknowh/cle^jJiler  was to imply intelligence whefce non e&ls- ,  ted. And obviously there had been.do mofe      -  '������   conscious or intelligent reason behind this        Girl bee to bay begJ "0_i, pollination!  destruction, than there is in the. a_ct,_f���a- J^-hat-ail-you-eyer think of'"'  Maybe death and iaxes are inevitable,  bid* death doesn't, get worse every time  .���Parliament meets:  WITH AN  support and*help in this undertaking;  On' PoMaiy^ afternoon last week, President Mrs. BYjlF. Kennett and other mem-;  bers of the M.   Bartholomew's  Anglican  __Mjrch Woi&ah; amended an area meeting :  at a Sechelt when St Hilda's group acfed  af, hostesses. Also present were ladies from ;  pcvwell River, St. Aidan's  Roberts Cr>$Bk L  and the.D3otoe_.an President and some members; of.,- the ^executive from Vancouver.  . 'Brent; Marshall  and family  from  0n-  tario-^visiti-ig'Mr. and Mrs. Huxley Marshall.        r,._;w ;_ ���,        ���-���.-;. :  Relatives^ vi^png ;Mf. i|d M^. G; ;fi. .���  Thaitcher w^e^^pk^^S^..jPs-. BJ|is '  from Edropntoni.^d9^^^^tcher's antnt  Mrs. Lemire from Calgary.  Among patients id, St. Majry's Hospital  are Mrs. A. Wyngaert, and Mrs. Gordon  Bryant.  Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Nai^nfrpii West  Vancouver out for a visit t__s fell io their  Graolhams Landing home.  R. F. Kennett . . ���  Gibsons weatherman  nrrasoal September rainfall  GIBSONS weatherman rMchard . Senneit  ri��as noiw established a Trecprd of 18 years  _oi__ii_uc_t5 observations for the Gi^hs  are;*: ih his September report he shonvs a  iqial rainfall of 5.28" compared to; a normal  of 2.97" and the highest since 1364 at which  time he recorded a high total of 6:35".  Firet figure shown represents Sept.  3SS8; second figure Sept. Normal and third  for Sept.  Extremes.  Total rainfall, 5.28"; 2.97 '; 6.35" (1964)1  0.82" <_365).  Days with 'rain 7, 8, 17 (1954).  Weitest day (16th)  2.91";   .95";   2-91"  (1968).  Highest temeprature, 74 (1st);  77;   84  (1955).  Lowest temperature  41   (27th);   41;   35  (1961). ,   ,  Mean temperature 56, 57, 62 (1963).  CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE  Post Office Bldg., Sechelt. Phone 885-2333  WEDNESDAY - 12 noon-5:00 p.m.  Wednesdays after 5:00 p.m. by appointment  SATURDAY���2 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  mmm clothes raey_=ra  FMSSBMSM   Does your laundry day seem "end-  .' Mt JtJffe#H- leiss"? If it does, you need a jet-fast  1&��b@T��WH Frigidaire Laundry Pair/Automatic  :/        Dryer ��� Jet Action Washer.  1F~  mam "&*&"  Al your Authorized  i FRIGIDAIRE DEALER  in Sechelt.  C & $ Stales and Service  Cowrie Street, Sechelt Phone 885-9713  *  885-2161  ��   24 HOUil ������_ONI SIRWICi -- 886-7015  U  REDROOFFS   ___7i   ;. No: 47  Ideal building 'site. Paved rood. Good water supply. Fu'll price  $3,000.00.       Y ���'���    "     -. - . Y:    ;  Call: C. R. Gothercole 886-7015  DAVIS BAY No. 872  70 ft. of waterfrontage with panoramic view overlooking islands  in GuJf of Georgia. One bedroom home, full length'sunporeh, large  kitchen and living room. On Sechelt waterworks fystein. ftigbway  divides Jpt. Waterfront side 360 ft. in depth, other side 220 in  depth.- Asking $15,000.00 with $5,000.00 down. Consideration  for cash.  Call: Bob Kent 885-9461  GIBSONS WATERFRONT REVENUE    . No. 731  132 ft. right on the Beach. Owners two bedroom home, - plus  two other houses. All furnished. Revenue $165.00, plus owners  quarters.^ Real investment.   Full   Price   $22,000.00.   Some  terms.  Call: J.\W. Anderson 885-2053  HALFMOON BAY No. ,856  Two  for one���Well built one  bedroom" home,   large   livingroonr  with  brick fireplace.  Kitchen,   utility,   fully  furnished   plus  two  bedroom   house,   combination   living   room   and   kitchen,   rented  year round. Reasonably priced at $12,900.00.  Call: Peggy Ayer 885-2375  GIBSONS No. 12  Three   choice   view   lots,   side   by   side,   suitable   for   apartment  or private dwelling'. Each lot priced at $2,500.00.  Call: C. R. Gothercole 886-7015  $4500 FULL PRICE WATERFRONT LOT     No. 809  100x600  fronting  on  Redrooffs  Road.  Could   be subdivided  as  property also as road at side. Real valile.  Call: J. W. Anderson < 885-2053  GIBSONS No. 865  8,450 sq. ft, of lot wllh 65 ft. frontoge for $1800.00. We will  cash submit offers.  Call: C. R. Gothercole 886-7015  SECHELT No. 861  Large corner lot, cleared and ready to build on. Residence zoned.  $2,750,00 Full Price.  Call: J. W, Anderson 885-2053  SECHELT HIGHWAY No. 790  Two adjoining   lots.  Hundred  feet of  highway  frontage.  Village  waler. Full Price $4500,00.  CallijC, R. Gothercole 886-7015  GIBSONS     " No. 30  Attractive   modern   bungalow,   Clnso   to shopping   ond   beach.  Three bedrooms. No basement, Level lot. Full Price $10,975.00.  Terms.  Call: C. R. Galhercole 886-7015  CHINCHILLA RANCH No. 882  Ideal for retirement, located on 3 oches cleared land, good building, ond 3 bedroom M.lto for owner* wit view of water, paved  rood,   good   water   supply.   700   Chinchillas   ond   all   equipment  Included in full price of $55,000.00.  Call; Peggy Ayer 885-2375  GOWER POINT No. 778  Two hundred It, of waterfront, Largo living room with fireplace,  two   bedroom!..   Oaicmmit,  Automatic   furnace,   Plus   2   bedroom  'callage,. Full Price $32,000,00���-terms.  Call: C. R. Gothercole * 886-7915  SECHfLT PROPER No. 883  Good building  lot,  vllloge water,  3 block* | from  stores,   tcools,  bus and park, Full Prlcfl $2300.  Call; Peggy Ayer 885-2375  SELMA PARK -No.. 855-  J00 ft, of.ffpntage.on Sunsine Cpast.Highway. View overlookirta'  sea'^lrai}; Islands, two bedroom home with large living  jDom. titid . kitchea... Oil range,. electric fridge and automatic  waser included in full price of j$ 12,600.00. Cement walks with  one room guest sutnmer cabin, workshop and utility shed. Some  terms may be considered. Try your offer.  Coil: Bob Kent 885-9461  GIBSONS \        No. 816  Five acres���four cleared. Modern bungalow. \ Panelled living  room with arizona brick fireplace. Sundeck. Attached carport.  Secluded grounds with several fruit trees. Full Pricfe $13,500.00���  ..     ��� ���, . j. ' some terms. \  Call: C. R. Gothercole \   886-7015  SERGEANT BAY '     No. 680  .Hottest fishing area on the Sunshine Coast. Large view lot,  150  ft. from the sea. Full Price $4500.00.  Call: Bob Kent 885-9461  WEST SECHELT No. 817  3 Year Old Home on 4.96 acres, about half cleared. Largei living  room with fireplace. Compact' electric kitchen. Three,, bedrooms.  Leved acreage franting on Ipaved Nor West Bay Road. TSpring feiJ  well  has ample water, supply Utility room off carport, cement  patio, $4800.00 Down, Full Price $13j500.O0.  Call: J. W. Andersn, Bob Kent 885-2053 - 885-9461  HALFMOON BAY WATERFRONT No. 678  147  ft. Waterfront with  two���2 bedroom houses,   Reduced  to  $14,700,00. Down Payment of $4,000.00.  Call: E. Surtees     , 885-9303  HALFMOON BAY No. 854  Large building lot, approx. 75x700, located on paved road and  close to all facilities. Full Price $3200.00.  Call: Peggy Ayer ,        885-2375  GIBSONS , No. 828  Immediate Possession���Family home. Large living room, arizona  brick fireplace. Modern kitchen, mahogany cupboards. Four bedrooms,   Automatic   heat.   Carport.   Excellent   view.    Full   Price  $16,000.00���terms.  Cal I: C. R. Gothercole 886-7015  WEST EGMONT No. 660  125 ft. waterfront au secluded bay. Lot size 6,6 acre. Has nice  float, 2 bedroom house with basement. Diesel light plant, Extra  cottage, Boat building works-hop, Nice garden with 8 fruit trees,  Good water supply. Price $15,000,00 with some terms,  Call: E. Surtees ( 885-9303  WEST SECHELT ' '  No. 886  27 Acres pf View property overlooking Iho Trail Islands, Short  walk to easy access beach, Two rood? Ix>unding properly wllh  occess road to third corner, Exceptional subdivision possibilities,  Close, to. new school, with new homes predominating. Asking  $30,000,00 Full Price with $7500,00 down, Open to oilers on  i Full Price and Down Payment, '  Call: J. W. Andersn, Bob Kent 885-2053 - 885-9461  SECHELT APARTMENT No. A 85  Seven Units. Six ono -bedroom units plus owner two-bedroon. unit,  Two years old. Ideal location close to new hospital. Rango. and  Fridges Included, Electric Heat. F,P. $45,000,00, Down Payment  $2l,5Oj_O0.  Call: J. W. Anderson 885-2053  ' GIBSONS i I No, 789  Well  maintained  single  bedroom  homo  on  view   lot.   Handy  to  shopping. Good for retirement. Full Price $8,900,00,  Call: C. R, Gothercole 886-7015  HALFMOON BAY ' No, 852  Good lot with Jorge well built Moroge &hed, Lot approx. BO'aI ?B'  located on  poved  rood.   Waler  available    close   to Post  Olliu',  Slore, ond Beach. Full Price $2500.00,  Call: Peggy Ayer 885-2375  One acre view property with two bedrAom neat and clean home.  Fireplace, equipped living room. Ceilings, walls and floors ore  insulated in this electric heated home. Both bedrooms have plenty  of storage space. Separate untility room. Full Price $14,700,00.  CaM: Bob Kent 885-9461  PENDER HARBOUR WATERFRONT No. 561  16.8 Acres on Oyster Bay. Year round creek. Oyster beds close.  Small Island included. Some dredging required to develop. 1200  ft.-of water frontage. Full Price $18,000.00. Open to cash offer.  Call: Bob Kent 885-9461  Treed lot.just steps to public beach. View of beach. $2950.00.  I ���..,-' -T_.w_c'      *  Call: J. W. Anderson  Terms.  885-2053  GIBSONS  No. 22  View Jot. Village water. Full Price $1650.00.  Call: C. R. Gothercole  886-7015  WEST SECHELT  $5500.00 for 9.56 acres.  Call: Peggy Ayer j  or J. W. Anderson  GIBSONS  Well  located homesite.   (50'xl70').  Village water,  and shopping. Full Price $2500.00.  Call: C. R. Gothercole  885-2375  885-2053  No. 13  Near beach  886-7015  GOWER POINT |  Cleared and landscaped. 2.9 ocres. Well maintained bungalow\  and guest house.  Good well andj pressure system. Only seven  minutes scenic drive to Gibsons. Full Price $15,000.00.    ,  Call: C. R. Gothercole        ��� '   ��� 886-7dl5  No. 526  Sechelt.  SECHELT  Semi-waterfront lot. Good beach, right on waterfront in  Lot size 70'xl 30'. Full Price $7700.00.  Call: Bob Kent  885-9461  POULTRY RANCH ' No. 804  Only, Jarge .sized corrirriercJal poultry ranch operating on Sechelt  Peninsula, supplies local stores. Several Poultry buildings, sheds,  storage etc. on 37 acre district lot.  Full  Price  $60,000.���1/3  Down Payment.  Call: Bob Kent 885-9461  GOWER POINT No. 836  Large   living  room.   Fireplace,  One   bedroom.   Compact   kitchen.  Good  high  basement���suitable for additional  living  space.  Propane furnace. Large lot, green house. Carport. Full Price,$12,500  ���Doyvn Payment $3,500.00.  Call: C.R, Gothercole , 886-7015  100 ACRES , No. 384  $15,000.00 Terms, Trout  Lake area.   Year round strieom. Real  investment, subdivision. ���,     ^������^  Cal I: J. W. Anderson 885-2053  GIBSONS                        ,   '    , No. 42  Single bedroom cottage, Large lot.  Near shopping and schools.  Full Price $5300.00.  Coll: C. R. Gothercole 886-7015  DAVIS BAY , No. 707  Modern N.H.A, Three Bedroom homo with full cement bosemeM  on largo 120x150 ft, frounds, Bul|t In wall oven and table top  electric stove In kitchen, Splendid view. Two vanity bothrooms.  Fireplace ond wall to wall carpeting makes this a fine executive  homo, For appointment to view.  Call: Bob Kent 885-9461  20 LOTS ���SELMA PARK  All for $32,000,00 Cash.  Call: ). W. Anderson  885-2053  GOWER POINT No. 780  Delightful   view   property.   Two   hundred   ft.   waterfront.   Landscaped.   Living  room  20x15.  Fireplace.   Two  bedroom*.  Storoge  building. Full Price $16,000.00. Some Term*.  Call: C. R. Gothercole 886-7015  WELCOME BEACH ' No. 700  Good view lot 100**500'. $3000,00 Full Price  Call: E. Surtees 885-9303  ROBERTS CREEK No. 798  Two  and   half   ocres,   Gentle  ilope.   Near  Roberts  Creek   Poik.  , FuU Price $2725.00.  Call: C. R. Gothercole 886-7015  ULTRA MODERN HOME���WATERFRONT   No. 656  Four bedroom on  200  ft.  water-frontage, West   Sechelt.   Many  features. Must be seen to be appreciated.  Asking  $55,000.00.  Down Payment $15,000.00.  Call: J. W. Anderson 885-2053  WJLSON CREEK CAMPSITE No. 743  Hot sbowersi Toilets. Lovely treed pork like setting. Good tent  and trailer business. Ideal for semi-retirement. Boot basin close  to sandy beach  fronting  on  Chopman Creek.  Long,  reasonable  lease. Full Price $7500,00.  Coll: J. W. Andersn, Bob Kent 885-2053-885-9461  WESTSECHELt No. 745  Sea view  lot. Approximately two acres. Well1 treed on  village  water supply. Ideal hoime site. Full Price $3750.00.     .  Call: J. W. Anderson 885t2053  SUMMER HOME SITES ^681;  Close to famous Sargent Bay. Hot,fishing area. Ea^.Jotpv^rha.f  awe. Gentle slope.  Easily clefl/edt fVioed  from  $.950.00 to  $2350.00 each.  Gall: J. W. Anderson 885-2053  MADEIRA PARK MOTEL SITE No. 671  Modern, two bedroom home. Full basement, recreation room. Automatic oil heat on 146 acrps rigljt lr�� the heprt of resort and  fishing area. Close to government, wharf, Store and Post Office.  Year round trout stream, runs by house, Property 100'x600,  Nicely freed. Owner has sffcsnt thousands preparing this property  for a trailer court site, which is badly needed In this ore a. Priced  to sell  quickly at   $21,500.00.  fl 4,000.00   Down, balance  at  $80.00 per month.  Call: J. W. Anderson 885-2053  PENDER HARBOUR No. 589  Gunboat  Boy,  semi-waterfront lot.  Slws 99'xl41\   Ideal  holiday  homesite. Only $2000.00 Full, Price.  Coll: J. W. Anderson ' 885-2053  SELMA PARK No. 808  Large treed view lot. Close to store and beach.   100'x200' on  villoge water supply. $4500.00 Full Prite.  Call: J. W.Anderson 885-2053  SALESMEN  C. R. Q-tSscrccfe  Ted Surtees  Jock Anderson  I Bob Kent  Peggy Ayer  *��_��������- .0*��mmimmt��mtwnwiuiU40444i*Hm*4*m*nmim0mwmm,mmm00��4404a4mn.i4 *nM*04m0mimmimmvnmmimim,>Mim��<4wmMum>wwm44totmmmm  IlECTIOi^l ON ?H�� SUNSHM COAST  lies: 006 7015 GIBSONS  Res: 005-9303 HALFMOON BAY  He*: 005 2053 DAVIS BAY  Rc#: 005-9-61 SECHELT  Res: ��05-2375 WEST SECHELT  REAL ESTATE  INSURANCES  Multiple tittlng 5��rvlc��  Vancouver Xlr-mX fttah.  Board.  A��_��-C!ES LTD.  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SPECIALLY PRICED  AT ONLY t  Enthusiasm displayed .��^ _ ;:    ;_     _;  Citizen's Moines discussion  various groups represented  f>ogeA-4    -    The Pen'msulo T.mes       Wednesday, Octofrer 9/1968.,  mmW&Wmp  <i ^r  tyWaWwyWUm^^^  AT A~tea held at the iha-roe of Mrs. Sara  Dawe on October 2nd, representatives  of various groups on the Sunshine Coast  met together to hear how they could help  the senior citizens' homes iii> Sechelt. Tbe  attendance indicated a great deal of enthusiasm and interest an the project.  Among the organzations represented  were St. Hilda's Church, Seehelt (Mrs. Norman Franklin and Mrs. Stan Bryant), St.  Aidan's Church, Robert Creek (Mrs. John  Sear and Mrs. A. M. Harper), United  Church (Mrs. Bert Rutherford of Roberts  Creek), Canadian Legion LA (Mrs. J, A.  Proste and Mrs N. Encsooi of Sechelt and  Mrs P Edmunds of Roberts Creek), The  Rebekahs (Mrs Jack Whaites and Mrs.  L P Hansen), Lions Ladies (Mrs. Neil  Campbell and Mrs Jack Nelson), OAPO  (Mrs L V Yates), Redwell Ladies Guild  (Mrs. Janet Allen). Also present were Mrs.  Alan Greene, Mrs Minto Swan, Mrs. Ben  Firth, Mrs Mary Walker who has been  associated with the Pioneer Homes in New  Westminster, Mrs Wm McGregor and  Mrs  G  C  Tinkley.  The meeting was chaired by the hostess Mrs Dawe Canon Alan Greene, President of the Sunshine Coast Senior Citizens  Housing Society and Canon Minto Swan,  Chairman of the Finance Committee, were  on hand to tell representatives something  of the work of the Society and how church  groups and service clubs could help in the  venture.  Canon Greene, reporting progress, regretted that owing to various delays and  shortage of carpenters, construction would  not be completed by November 1st when  it had been hoped to have the cottages occupied The official opening would probably  be at the end of November  Canon Swan said the site of the homes  had been chosen because it had all the  facilities necessary, level ground, proximity to hospital, shopping centre, church,  etc He said that during his recent travels  across Canada and through Europe, he had  inspected many senior citizens' homes but  nowhere had he seen better planned and  better built units which had all these advantages  While it was not considered necessary  at this stage of development of the project  to form a Ladies Auxiliary, it was suggested that the organizations represented,  working in conjunction with the Society  could act as a kind of community council.  Two specific prospects on hand for which  help would be gratefully received, said Canon Swan, were the making of drapes for  the cottages and catering for the opening  ceremony There were other ways, he said,  m which groups could help They could  take out group membership of the Society  at a suggested fee of S3 50 per year, which  would give the organization one vote at  all meetings.  They mightt be prepared to make regular donations towards the upkeep of one  of the cottages. While there did not seem  to be any consistent heed "for help at this  stage of development', assistance might be  required with transportation from time  to .time.  The specific need of the Society at present, said Canon Swan, was to raise sufficient money to pay off the property, thus  cutting down interest costs.  In a reply to a question, Canon Greene  reported that at the present time, qualifications for guests of the cottages are  that they must be residents of the area  from Port Mellon to Egmont and maximum  income allowed is $148 per month per person.  ��� During   .the   afternoon,   winners   were  drawn for the Siursfcine Coast Senior C5i-_  izens' Housing raffle. The lucky ^jvpiiers  were George Drew of Seehelt {two Eskimo  carvings), Mrs. Charles Brown of West  Sechelt (Marten Neckpiece), oMrs. Violet  Campbell (400 day clock), R,1 Thompson  of Trail (Hand kxdtted bedspread), L. Gun-  nar Hansen of W. Seehelt (silver tray) and  Mrs. J. M. K. Clarke of Vancouver' (Jet  Necklace and Earring Set). ,  The raffle was reported to be an outstanding success and suficiect proceeds  were realized to buy materials far the  drapes for all the windows of the H), cot  tages now under construction. The drapes  will be made by voluntary labour under a  committee beaded by Mrs. Ben Firth and  Mrs   L  V. Yates.  Thanks were expressed to Mrs. Dawe  for her generous hospitality and to the ladies who supplied and served suich a delicious tea.  y wins?  Want1 to make your home  larger, more comfortable, more  modern, more beautiful?  Whatever home improvement  project you have in mind,  you'll find helpful ideas and  information at your one stop  supplies shop  Peninsula Building  Supplies Ltd.  Phone 885-9669  SECHELT, B.C.  big catch-big thirst-big flavour...  pY -_"   .    ' "^  Give Yourself a  Ybreak  "'-*���.'_.  Til. ulvr.i .hr* .rt I" nrt p .t.li:.kt1 rt dr.pi.yrd fry itit Liquet Coptic. Beard or by the Government ot Britiil, Columbia,  iWMJKYOPff WSl�����MS'y  THIS YEAR TO BE HELD  AT THE  PENINSULA DINING ROOM  Siirtiif, Oct. 12  -  Two servings 7 and 9 p.m.  REMEMBER '��� This annual  event gets bigger and better  each year.  Squaringly Yours f  ���by Maurice Hemstreet  /VS    MINNIE    Pearl    would    say    "How  De-e-e-e square dancers .pull up a chair  and we will get on with the local square  dance news".   ,   .  We went down south to dance with the  Gibsons Squarenaders "last night and had  a terri&c time. Old Harry was right in  there all the way with Jack Inghs on deck  for the second round then it was their  misfortune to call on me. Well! I always  say, you can't win all ithe time.  Just over two sets were on hand at the  top of the evening but at on$* time the  second set was square dancing with an  invisible man which proved to ibe quite  entertaining. I went over to shake hands'  and was immiediately pulled hnto thajt  square, then II noticed that the invisible  man was in number one~square! some  fun  It was really nice to see the Winhandl's  and the McCourts on the floor. As you  know it was a little wet last Saturday  night Of course the sun was practically  shining in Sechelt tout down south a ways  the rain was even coming through the  roof of the Hopkins Hall. It really poured  for a while. When the Bud Lairds came in  he said they could not stay long because  their row boat was double parked!  Donna Martin from Vancouver, up visiting the Lome (Masons, put her best foot  forward to go all out and enjoy the evening of square dancing with new friends.  Well next time .Miss Martin comes back,  she will Ibe square dancing with old friends  and meeting new ones again  Next Saturday night the Sechelt Promenaders wil meet at Ithe St Hildas- Hall  in Sechelt, that is Octcfber U2 TO at 8.30  p.,m., come join us.  _MHMUUM��WMMI��^^  WITH AN  AUTOMATIC WASHER  AND CLOTHES DRYER  Make Washday Easy with  a Washer and Dryer from  Peninsula Plumbing Ltd.  PI!  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KIDDIES SPECIAL 2��33  Here's the Low-Down ��� -, -  CAMPBELL'S* CAN'T BE BEATEN  .., .nil.hi mi  _)q_q^Bj__3__j|__raqp^^ " .,',___Y.,7 7.'.',.".,.'.i.".-. ... .   7,"  1  ll  ft  k  IV  w  I  Iw ��?  I. /  iP   'Y A  ���g^ffffi^-?^  a&ffiCTs^^  ; .<    - ' j  0#1j*!  r'vT 1  '.*  1  _    ��� Y.. ���!��yJofc��Hetiierii>0lfl!ii  NEVER let it be said that cabinet mini-  " stersi of tfae elected monarchy ruling  our native land, rather (province <at times j  difficult to know the difference), lack imagination and foresight/'- However, in the  case of the Hon. Ralph Loiffmark, Minister  of Health, etc,, hindsight is more to the  mark. Our illustrious fighter of the fungii  hopes to sneak a bill through the Legislature prohibiting the use of flush-type toilets aboard pleasure craft, thereby putting an end to the poMuiion of our local  waters. This is 'brilliant 13iinking; sound  legislation, 1 must say. u*Har-har-de-har!"  Why only small craft? Now I ask you:  haw can they pose a threat to the ^purity of  our Pacific shores when, for goodness  knows hotw many years, countless scores  of men on thousands of ships have left  an unthinkalble ninmtber of plotchers all  .-over���the"B.C.-coast? - -'������-  It is estimated there are close to 50,000  small' craft in "B-CYOply a few thousand  are equipped wifii a Bush-type thunder  box. mhese will have to go and chemical toilets must 'be instated in ��� their place^-at  the owner's expense, of "course���-(because  somebody has a bee in his bonnet about  bugs.  During; a trip across the Gulf, would  Mr. Loifitoark stand with his knees and  toes together to relieve the excruciating  agony of one hour and fifty minutes without a trip to the "Gents", because the ferry had one of those disgusting flush toilets?  Not very likely! In fact, he probably wouldn't risk such an event���he'd iQy_  To owners of boat.; too small to boast a'  "bog", may I suggest al necessary precautions be taken before leaving on a day's  outing, for under a new law woe betide he  who is caught sitting ^gunwhale with his  trousers down.  ���   ���   ���  Think of the association hazards involved���a direct result of the inability of  the Sunday sailor to pump-ship under fear  of ipenalty of the law. imagine a flotilla  of boats, under fut throttle, wildly" converging on the only pubic washroom at a  nearby marina. Dangerous? Why, only the  most s'MUlPul Would survive without buffering accident to property and person. And,  of .course, there wall be 1he unfoitunate  citizen bijiled into a Magistrate's (court  and charged with violating the Chemical  ToSet Act; ���"Joseph Edward Soap; you  have been found guilty of using a toilet in  the Strait of iGeorgia, thereby polluting  said body of water. Have you anything to  say in your behalf before I pass sentence?"  "But I .... "  "Then I do hereby sentence you, for a  period of not less than ten years, to operating a boat not further than three miles  from any marina equipped with public  facilities." The defendant stares .ksheniy  at the 'Magistrate, who .finishes with, "May  the Lord have mercy on your bladder!"  ��   *   *  But perhaps Loffmark and Co. will  eventually find that pleasure craft really  didn't babe much of an effect on water pollution after .al.. Then comes the vMdjxrain-  -sfotsoci, i-khd J���he Weotaaie' stapfid fiige'j^-tf  **iiaeiQfti$atitonri&'^  ner of commercial vessels as 4��eing the  contributors to the filthy waiters of beautiful B.C. So what is to be done about it?  ���Why, refuse them the right to use their  sanitary facilities���if of the flush type,  naturally���what else!  Now that would be a real dandy idea!  Clever! Yes siree-bob; passengers aboard  the liners down there at Pier B would' really enjoy their view of Vancouver through  eyes fogged with unrelieved pain. As soon  as the 'gangway, is down there would be a  desperate swarm of humanity surging up  the dock to the nearest hotels and service  stations. And how utterly degrading for the  Master of the Orsova to be hopping up and  down on the bridge, as his ship came  alongside the dock. Beautiful B.C., indeed.  ���     ���     a,  The effects off the proposed bill could  be far reaching. Even foreign trade could  be hard hit as a result of the desire to  prevent our beaches becoming green, sandy shores of cess pools: "Jamie, don't go  near the water; you'll dirty your clothes!"  What ship is going to convert it's plumbing to chemical cans just to be able to  come to Vancouver, or any other B.C. port  for that matter, when it can pollute the  waters around Seattle instead?  The Hon. Minister of Health has put forward an idea which a , great number of  people] feel is a lot of bilge. TJws underwater babblings from the flushed toilets  of a few small pleasure cxaVi do not constitute raw sewage as nature takes care  of it'is disposal. However, if every pleasure  boat dn B.C. got together Jn some bay and  on a signal, flushed in unison, perhaps then  there would be some cause for concern.  When Ralph Lotfmafk tries to squeeze  this bit through, he is going to be up  against an awful lot of smelly opposition.  EMMSULA  Section B  Wednesday, October ?,'1968  :.  Pages 1-6  i  mWmmWaTHMHHmgramma  Sechelt GardenCliilr  given valuable demo  REGULAR meeting of the Sechelt Gaiden  Club was held at the home of Mr. and  Mrs. Bill DeHart on1 Wednesday, October  2nd with 21 members and one guest present.  Final reports on the Fall Show were  presented and an "indoor garden set'' was  raffled off among the members present  The winner was Mrs. Barclay.  Following adjournment of the meeting    _^_^   a most enjoyable hour was shared by all, \  :   as gue&t Mrs. Anne Kuriuk gave a demonstration on flower arrangement; As Mrs.    rjQies Your Cluh nr CZmnr, rtannrf if*  Kuriuk mrked;:;fm^4ilr^^s!MiEe^:'^ptt'   "OB5  loUT *���'*"*' Or laTOIip repOH IIS  of arrangements,  she descibed in detail  the different steps and also  gave  many  helpful suggestions and ideas.  Assisting the hostess with refreshments  were Mrs. Linda Ball and Mrs. Lorraine  Conroy. -  fOCPEOTAfff PARENTS ClASSIS  Will be field weekly at Site Health Unit office, Gibsons  -from Monday, October 2tst to f^onday, November  25th. For registration please contact the Health Unit,  Gibsons.  Miorae 886-22231  fkw,^Ai^.,��� .-k^-^MWWWb. wj. muM us^m^Hm^i^mmr^^wa^Am&MUi m _-m_fcj_-_B-B,kJ_iJ__J  n   ''X  x    i  Activities Regularlv to the Times?  . s>  Wonderland i  Nancy Stroshein's dream house in a Nancy is following in her mother's  beautafuUy designed garden won her footsteps" for Mrs. Reuben Stroshein  first ��� prize in the Sechelt Garden is a regular winner in Fall Fair corn-  Club, childrens dish garden contest,   petitions.  Problems of marriage  Gibsons night course  WHAT is family-and marriage, like in Canada and the rest of the world? Do these  institutions ih each area face similar problems���or different ones?  These and other questions on marriage  and family living will be examined In a'  discussion, film and lecture series beginning Thursday nght, October 10, in Room  201, at Elphinstone Secondary.  In the series, sponsored by the Adult  Education Program of the School District,  attention will be given to the importance  of the family and to various problems faced by the family in the modern world. Pant  of the course will deal with the .effects on  the family of mdustrializalion. automation,  and the mass media. Also to be discussed  will be changing attitudes towards marriage and separation, changing sexual standards, the changing statos of women, and  the difficulties of communication among  members of families..  Mr. Barry Jenks of Sechelt wiU be the  discussion leader. There will be 10-sessions,  once a week. The fee will be $1_00 per session.  ClEBIITllG OUR fftif JMVBUW  WE HAVE COMPLETED OUR FIRST YEAR IN  BUSINESS IN SECHELT . . .  ilStffc&r  'rtfrr*'       v^*  ,tzyz i  AUTHORIZED  Sales fyyl Service  PARTS  100%  financing in our showroom  on approved credit  SEE YOU AT  SECHELT VOLHSWAGEH  COPPING MOTORS LTD.  885-2812 885-9646  In appreciation of your  support we offer this  Treasure    Chest   and  contents   free   to  the  person who  guesses its  value. Just  drop in, you  do not have  to make a  purchase  to enter.  (1) Only one  guess per day.  (2) Articles  must not be  touched.  (3) A simple  question will  be deciding  factor in  event of a tie.  By Times  Editor  Doug Wheeler.  _�� -        ���_���  (f      5-1  U��. -_SISJ_i,���'Lam!"1I  I $L J Jewellers  Cowrie Street-Sechelt Phone 885-9420  *v^��3��ffi&5&��i^^  ^���^.^as^^^  J^^^,  Proud winner  Just eight years old, Edward Sigouin planning his entry for the next Selves the challenge of a dishgarden chelt Garden Club exhibition. Ed-  contest and after taking second prize ward is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ted  for the second time he is already Sigouin.  I  v'l  |__M____i_r_r______i��in_Min_iM  Gtarden Buy  Beoiify' Salon  THURSDAYS, FRIDAYS,  AND SATURDAYS  A><  Y  WITH AIM  /  i  AUTOMATIC VA/ASHER  AND CLOTHES DRYER  S2SS  OTBCE  Doctor pf Optometry  204 Vancouver Block  Vancouver, B.C.  Will be In Sechelt  OBidciy, Oct. 21fl  Fdr on appointment for  Ofo examination phbo*  t      SSS-2S2.8  mP*-  Need a Washer-Dryer!  or BOTH. See Your  ZENITH Dealer in Gibsons,  (A Marshall WclU Store)  Your Authorised  ZENITH AUTOMATIC,,WASHER  AND DRYER DEALER  in GIBSONS.  mmm  grab one for  founelfisitl  joist the smarl  so) of well  tlressei mots!  Ihaf is pod enoiagh  , for Savllle.-Row  just has fo be goof  esioighfor  four  faioyrif e  Haberdasher.  \'X  GijBSONS HAHIDWARE (1966) LIP.  WONE 8862442  mm&  D  Gfll  iraff  W7I  L'//  "SERVING SMARTLY DRESSED MW THROUGHOUT THE PENINSULA  PHONE 885-9330 COWRIE STREET SECHELT, B.C.   , ; y  HtytfWfi/kWitf IHyvh- �����  W��Tj��.fl|.. f,Mf.1ftui.i^.Wj(tMIHt\l' '/flit  W��1(t!f''ll_^M*^^l��^'^^^<#jt*^^ fj;****  ��iwwwyfwfwvw-f��f ;** ��tWM^fw  >WW��lffW-WiWj^-!Wl^m,>aW.^w,^  ^ j^����^t��^,^ ,ir��^ ����� W %��<��-ffwi^%T^^M_*T^ _.!'__:<:<_:. .v-  ���4      !���"���       *        t     I"    \V>_    *>Vt     ����        ^   '��    -   ��1  _JJ'LVj?_4_.  "T-  ^f^wp. ,Uw-(_. -^��J-*(* _* ��  _1^ se[->i-^*'-.*J.U^"+l-'-t1'^ uU.*,p.^,��    V  wtm^-.vi*V-*ji^*._i_-.*_ _- -y -,riH. ^.- j.i .ii.'A.iftinw3_ftiai":f,y'*w'1  i ' !_  , ffla*-fe.3L~    .The, Pe?ri i*$��1a JTim^...,r. dadoes 3��y* October S4W8  ���,10V* * tW*  V����^\^      v*1^'  v^wwupA^yi  The FeiKri-Nm  I musy ie wrong, but I shall not be so wrong as to fail to say what I believe to bf right?  ���John Ajkjns  " Douglas G. Wheeler, Editor ��� Stjrwart B. Alsgard, Publisher  Apatity  stynafe�� pn&gi9������  WE drew attention recently to the fact This is not a good situation. Any  that it is always the dedicated few who benefits forthcoming are shared by all.  get credit for growth and progress of It is npt a money making project, but  almost any community. This fact was ex- rather a question of establishing a festive  emplified last week at a meeting of the spirit designed to make the community  Sechelt retail merchants who were called more attractive as a shopping centre. It  together to discuss preparations for would be extremely difficult to name  Christmas season's, street lights etc. Last , any specific store as a major beneficiary;  year the Sunhine Coast Lions sponsored * 1S UP t0 each individual merchant to  a Santa Claus. The venture was success- *ak? P15 f^ attractive to the shopping  ful, but it is hoped to improve the project    pablio and to give credit where due. We  do have a number of merchants who  this year.  From approximately fifty businesses  an attendance of seven who showed up  might be called par-for-the-course. Naturally some of the merchants had  genuine reasons for being unable to attend, but obviously a great deal of apathy  exists somewhere along the line.  excel in this respect.  There are a few who, when asked  to contribute toward the lighting program, have, refused on the grounds that  they personally gain little. This is negative thinking. We all get fed-up with continual requests for hand-outs; so it seems  a natural reaction to object. However, in  It seems hardly fair to expect a small this case the money does not go to any  group to carry the total load. There are questionable organization, but is spent  those who have complete faith in the right at home and is in one way or an-  small committee which, for the past two other of advantage to us all.  years, has accepted responsibility f or ar- It is vetfy simple to sit on the side  ranging ttie Christmas lighting. But there line arid refuse to co-operate, indeed we  are others who never turn up at a meet- could all adopt the same attitude. To do  ing, where they may object to the small so, unfortunately;  would  add  little  to  amount extra lightfeg costs each year; progress of the community. We would  but are always first to criticize the en- remain static while^adjacent communities  deavors of the committee afterwards. prosper and leave us behind.  AiFptdFt given brmsh-tiff  SOME months ago we published a pic- gestion by the board that we have to  ture of a number of visiting aircraft thing ahead and think big. Whether the  at the Municipal airport which was by no board practices what it preaches or not  means exceptional, for during summer is a coat of a different colour for cer-  months it is quite a common occurrance tainly its thinking regarding take-over of  to see a dozen or so planes, including the airport is anything but imaginative,  amphibians and twin engined craft, gath- Indeed, one would suggest it has adopted  ered at what has been described as the an extremely limited outlook. Such re-  only fog-free airstrip in the province, marks as "it is used by six planes for  This might ahd might not be so, but th^ about six months of the year" is!, number  fact remains that the airstrip as we have one���hogwash, and indicative of corn-  pointed out before, is increasing in po- plete lack of investigation of the true  pularity and has a tremendous potential picture. Number two, the inference would  for the entire Sunshine Coast. appear to be that the airport is supported  As is quite usual in a small com- Dv tne two villages for the sole purpose  munity, there are always those prepared ��f ^e Aero Club,  to close their eyes to the obvious and Each council presently pays $1250  who will fight any worthhile project on annually toward upkeep of the municipal  the most petty minded "and trivial ex- airport and while it is tirue, to some ex-  i - -<-  Readers' Right   Menu wizardry makes  I'   _ ' i  f   ,' .    -\     , m0r . *��!',..,'       ' >_  .       ���  JT__.___.__;__-__.*"._____'_.___ < ' �����!���'- �� I      ���-*        > l    .     �� ���>      mt  Appreciation  Editor, The Times ^^  - Sir���-Let -me express ^^^fl the .ihaaifes  of the school and ol *he "stucfefiits concern-  <td, far your efforts in making the Peninsula Times Bursary available to us.  Our 'thanks also to you and to Mirs.  Wihe-eler for the favourable coverage (that  you give us in The Times.  use of apple fkipes  "We want you scientists to stay in Canada, that's why we are going to build a big  observatory in South America."  Social scene ...  or iriactiiiea imnones  cuses.  Latest example comes from the  Regional Board which has been asked to  consider taking over the airport as a  function of the Board. This is a logical  request for it will eventually serve not S^mfe drop in on business, others to visit  the two villages but the whole area, and fnenPs ^d others for sporting activities,  that we should have such a strip within While up until now it has not been  close proximity of two growing com-    operated on a business basis, there is no  THE WESTERN Marriage Society off British Columbia was recently granted its  charter from Victoria.  Objectives of the new Society are:  research, education, and ���counseliliQg aimed  at making good marriages and preventing  marital problems from becoming chronic.  Business office is located at 910 Vancouver  Block, 736 Granville, phone 683-3045. Ri-ver-  ites are cordially invited to join the  Society as' members or workers. Memiber-  shiip is $1.00 plus a donation according to  concern for sound marriage and, of course,  budget. Applications aire encouraged from  mature happily-married women who have  studied Social Work or have "demonstrable  ability in helping people".  There will be  need for both full-and part-time counsellors.  ��� ���  i       * ���       . -  First act of the Satiety is to take over  the operation of the pommonwealth Marriage Bureau which has existed in Vancouver for the past 11 Wears, has matched  anore 'than 300 couples tam all parts of  Canada and has receiver enquiries from  as far away as Italy ^nd Africa. Counselling   and   introductions'   for   the   would-be  married   will   still   be   a   service   of   the  tent, biggest users are inembers of the  club, considerably more is at stake than  a small club. Flyers from lEastern Canada        and the United States land during the    Marriage  Aid  Society.   Mrs.   Brown will  s.umtner months and some during winter,    'con&nie  as director of the new Society.  1   ���       ��� - '     She  has  her  BA  and   Diploma  in Social  Service ���(���UBC), took a year of Group Work  on scholarship at the University of Pittsburgh, and courses in Adult Education (U.  of Wisconsin) and Psychology and Socio-  .    ...      ��� _.,-���      ^   x ~    ,     ,     Wi,ma ,.rt,,r l    j-      , . logy {Sonbonne, Paris). Her experience in-  mumties is something to be proud of,    reasoii why landing fees should not be    dies  adult  Education  among  fishermen  particularly  when  it is considered  6ur    imposdd and an arrangement made with    for \ the  UBC . Extension  Department and  means of access to the lower mainland is    ^le aerV c^b to make some financial re-  of such a sorry nature. imbursdment. What is required is young  Presently the Regional Board is work- erithusiastic representation on the present  ing hard toward establishing an overall c?mmitt^e- Not people who are members  water system which although ultimately s,mP]y because they were appointed but  self liquidating will cost in the initial those who aPPreciate its importance and  stages anything in the region of a quarter wi.]1 thoroughly investigate all channels  million dollars. We believe this to be a  worthy project and agree with the sug-  amqng farmers for the Government of Sas  katchewan.  The second step is to install a 34-hour  line for personal and family problems. At  first this will be 'manned' by an electronic  secretary which won't talk back; later, if ,  need indicates, by trained sympathetic  volunteers. 'Mrs. Brown, backed by a panel  of experts, will offer counsel or refer applicants to the service or agency best suited  to help.  "Many need a .sympathetic ear while  they sort out their- ownithi_c_Mi_g''.she says.  Format ftir an Open Line radio show based  on the problems phoned in plus interviews  with spokesmen from agencies and departments has already been prepared.  Constance Robinson .Mrs. Bruce L.)  homemaker with a social work degree  comments: "There is -a- "tremendous' need  for this sort of service���there isn't a family  alive that doesn't have problems".  Gwendolyn Anders (Mrs. B-) who has  her degree in business , aflministra-ion.,  f__sls assistance in homemaMng & budgeting  wil prevent a lot of marriage problems.  Marriage Aid Society expects to be  se_f-supporting. A modest professional fee  will be charged, but no one will be turned  away for lack of funds. The aim is "marriage counseling for the average man".  Shirley Fortune Mclntyre, artist, writer, and anthrologist, has a quote from  Abraham Flemaner: "Being a parent used  to be one of the most simple, natural, ine-  <vitable developments in the world. But nowadays no one has any business to be iptiar-  lied, >un!e|ss waking and sleeping, one is  : conscious of the responsibility".  Many challenges  in Sechelt area  Editor, The Times /  Sir���A local newspaper should examine carefully issues which affect the lives  and weM-being of the readers it serves.  It .should give direction to all groups and  individuals seeking progressive community  development and ithe fcreation of a loiter  life for all. Bv presenting responsible, well-  written and well-researched editorials on  community development a newspaper can  do much to encourage citizens to <think  about their community's needs and become  involved in its growth.  Community needs are not well-served  when a newspaper ectitprial page becomes  merely a vehicle for one man's personal  prejudices Unforfcumaitely, such a situation  seems to have developed in the Sechelt  district. For the jjast six months readers  of The Peninsula Times have been treated  to a wearying round <rf negative and poorly-written editorials chiefly concerning hippies and local education. Residents wishing far-sghted editorial discusson of fu-  iture problems affeoting. the Sechelt have  been disappointed.  Why the editor of The Peninsula Times  shoi_|d persist in dissecting minutiae when  nuch more important matters beg discussion is puzzling. Pressing issues such as  secondary industrial development, famailga-  mation with neighboring commaihities aaid  area-wide recreational development demand wellrreseanched, in-depth editorial  treaitment. The long-O'verdtte analysis and  examination of these issues is needed to  encourage residents to cocpasider (the fundamental underlying qiies-ion of thfe "raison  d'etre" or future role of the Seehelt area.  In what direction economically and socially is our area moving? What do we as an  area hope to become? How can we achieve  this role?  Rapid changes now occu_Ting in the  political, economic and social framework  of the nearby Lower Mainland Region compel local residents to think carefully about  .the future of our area. The geographic  posifiLoh 'of the Sechelt area makes it inevitable that this area will share in the  far-reaching development forecast for the  entire South Coastal Region.  Newspaper editorials which fail ito  study developments impinging on this area  or which offer ��arrow-minded, negative  w-titing on trifling topics will do much to  prevent the Sechelt area fiom realizing  promising- opportunities when they lie. art  hand.  A more construeitive, open-minded and  THE ALARM goes off. You manage to  ���' get your feet on the floor, and your *b_y  begins. If you are the wife and mother in  a "normal" household, this day will include  the preparation of at least three meals���  and that's every dayl We don't need to  remind YOU of course���we would just  D N SKELTON ty'm& *�� youfc^attention the wizardry you  Principal *an work >wil^1 aBPles to provide variety  in your day-after-day menus.  And you're in luck! The choice of B.C.  Apples is excellent just now. For fresh-  eaiting and cooking purposes, B.C. Apples  have a wonderful way of adding flavor and  nourishment to important winter meals.  The B.C. Mcintosh is world-famous for  cooking beautifully, as well as being unsurpassed for fresh-eating enjoyment. like  the "Mac", its cousin the red spartan has  the same versatility.  ;. Also in good supply, the B.C. Red and  B.C. Golden Delicious. The^Red Delicious  is a iunchbox and fruit bowl and salad  favorite; the beautiful pampered Golden  Delicious can be used for cooking as well  .^s fresh-eating. Look for the B.C. Rome  Beauty too . . . renowned for its baking  qualities.  With your busy meal-preparation schedule in mind, we offer the following apple  recipes for breakfast, lunch and dinnertime. Let thas delicious fruit help you add  variety and enjoyment to meals every day  ��� .and important nutrition too!  APPLE-MAPLE PANCAKES  Topping:  3 medium-sized cooking apples, sliced  2 Tablespoons butter or margarine  1 cup maple syrup  Pancakes:  1 cUp milk  1 egg  1 Tablespoon liquid shortening  2 Tablespoons sugar  V4 teaspoon cinnamon  1 cup pancake mix  For the topping cook apple slices in  butter in a frying pan until lightly browned  and tender.  Add syrup and bring ito boil.  For the pancakes, place milk, egg and  liquid shortening in a shaker or glass jar.  Add sugar, cinnamon and pancake mux;  ?hake vigorously 10 to 15 times or until  batter is fairly smooth. Pour onto a hot,  lightly greased griddle to make 8 pancakes.  Bake to a golden brown, turning only once.  APPLE OAT BREAD  1 egg, beaten  1 cup shredded raw peeled apple, firmly  packed  % cup sour milk or buttermilk  2 Tablespoons molasses  Vn cup melted shortening  1% cups saffced all-purpose'flOur  1 teaspoon baking soda  1 teaspoon baking powder  1 teaspoon salt  Vz cup brown sugar  y-i cup rolled oaitjS  % cup raisins or [Chopped huts, optional _  Mix the first five1 ingredients  together  in a bowl.  Sift flour, soda, baking powder  and salt together, then stir in the -brown  .....        j-*   ��� , _   u  *       ���_v, ���u sugar, oats and raisins.  Add liquid ingred-  paste editorial *wm*b to community ients 'a]1 ^ once     d ^ ^^^ is  development is wanted, Mr. Editor. Pro- blended   s into a girea,sed loaf pan  gressive citizens of this area urge you to -  -  get with it. JOHN C. BELL  Sechelt  Editor's Note: In any community there  is far more to do than any one man (be he  editor, mayor, alderman or community  worker) can ever hope tto tackle. This is an  area of equal opportunity, and Mr. Bell  has ably delineated some of the opportunities and challenges available to us, to  himself, and to all. other residents. The  Times is ready to assist any capable leadership which cares ito taejue these challenges instead of just talking about them.  JACK WASSER  city sf r@��# seen  relating to grants and ways and means by THE AIRPORT APPARENT���Vancouver's home deliveries of his Tartan product and j^ rolling swingers who were renting  which it con... rli��v/-��l ���.   n ��� m.agnll^'r,,f'n'    new    international   airiDort     _    __������.-.   ._t   K"_��i_,>rr.->   ihii_.in<pia_rrvf.n   'have     __J.-..^...,.. ]U_.._i  c_nii.__.c fa.   .(Vm u_apW!.' isfts-  - termintii  terminal building except signs to ,teM you  where to  go.  The  greatest difficulty  will  Poet's Corner  -by Vce l.obb     d  VKLVKT AND POWKR  Cra/.c-tlrivcn for power  There is. ihe man  To all uppeitrmiees  A glitlerint! micccss;  The envy of )ii>, collcuyues  And his enemies.  Hawklike, ihty watch  J lis every move,���  Ani.1 Hccepl ihe worldly plums  From |.l. eo. nueoplc .able,  Underlying his tirbanlly  There imisl be fears.  Most men have divers fears,  All men have Weaknesses,  11' this man be a head of Male  Or powerful public )'j^iii.,  The mieroseopk- public eye  Will seek localise his fall,  What Ihen is powei ami weallhV  If ridden by fears  Which eiawl like insoels  111 his sleep,  Tlioui.li Ms pilloy. lie  Of silken down  He has no ieM;  J oi il is sel on Mones.  as a tremendous asset.  By no stretch of the imagination can  the activities of the Regional Board during the past.year be considered as marked  achievement and if it continues to dilly  dally over such propositions which deserve full support, then serious doubts  will soon be entertained as to its value  as an expensive body.  Fletcher's Philosophy  ,_.    ���..,. _..        .-_....._..       xiumic ucy-v��__.bo w j.u.o   *����*'���__*  (_.���_.*.��...       uigu    j.uuimj'g    om_ji��&-_o  magnificent   new   international   a_port    a   g^p  of   Kelowna   businessmen  have    downtown hotel suites for the weekly ses^  rmina'l has everything you'd want in a     approached 'him 'in the hope that he'll open    s-im <$ friendly poker had to find new ac-  The Peninsula *yWfc*  Publls-icii Wcn.ncN.lnyn m Seehelt  oh Il.C.'i. Sutuhkno Count  hcchrlt Pcninsulu Timrn Ltd,  J��o_ 3HI - Sechcll, JI.C.  /���>(>.</;/<u G. Wheeler, l.ditor  S, II. Ahf;itrd, f'nl>lt\her  Siilmetipiion kjitcw:  (m mlvnncn) '  I   Ye-r.'.V*   -   2   Years,   ,V>   .   3   Ypiiu,  113  U.S. nnd I'.Hf-i__u. $.Y"iO  b>rvlnR Iht tirrn fnmi fort Mellon to figmr   '  [Howe Sound to Jen-It Inlet}  ���Harry W. Fletcher  CONFIDENCE  1 grieve u bit for those who never knew  The blessed hush of woods in winter Knows;  The freshness of a meadow^ morning dew,  Or watched a bud evolve into a lose.  1-ong none is now lhe dusty country Way     (  Where | .oddliif- horses pulled lhe wa,;on home  From frnsninl fields of that Nweel-sccnlcd hay  Which filled Ihe air'nenll, heaven's hnn^hiK  dome.  Fhe silence of the iil^lit js banished, loo,  Hy Iniffif'H ronr in boih the sky and road;  And mi count |||(,M, ���,���������,, ,,)0 v���n|MMJ., ^,ho  (>nw pioneered the place of my abode.  Hul who shall slf.h for plenum, ihlnp-i. Unknown.  Or ask for youth to reconstruct ,|)t, j,,,,.,  ' When yoiuirilns on their mi^lc wlnj-s have  flown  To frcftter deeds, and confidently launhcd?  I  Fowl ll. Dad, says Youth; the past is dead  And cannot, shall not rob us of today.  Theic��� more excitement jn the tasks ahrad  Than all the tluM and cobwebs of decay.  The  votm/isler m-M door Is not rn.m-  ���plH.4v umcI��.ih, A. Irir.1,1 five rnrilticrK KNf  hliii  iim  a   hurl  example,  Fin worry. Jle ran't com<> to the phnnc.  Hc'h out In lhc bark yard Miovclltw' 10  Inches t*f iparlly cloiuly.  adlfect those peoi|>le who enter the tenmlinal  from the lower level and arrive in the  main lobby via the escalator. If they're  looking for the Air Canada counters���which  wllil be the case with about 75 percent of  the people-Whey'11 'go right out of their  miinds. Ail though .conveniently located for  anyone arriving at 'lhc Terinuna! aboard a  limousine or taxi, the Air Canada counters are complctcily out of sight from the  top of the escalator which would he used  by anyone who came Info the building from  flic parking area, Every other airline  counter Is visible ifrom the top of the  escalator.  Tho problem is NOT created by uny  attitude of Air Canada. In fact, the government alnllno'is staff is just as frustrated  as anyon'e else,, But the designers and  architects haw 'insisted that there will he  iibsoilufcly no signs In the terminal building except those which .coniform to the overall dcfill'gn and which are placed in locations that tho designers and art crlllcs have  selected. They huvu wo far refused permission to erect a sign or a directlunal  arrow periling out thc location (if the An  Canada counter, Shades nf the (Juccn Mill/n-  bcth 'Fhealrc which didn't have a pi'iiper  sifjn out front foi' more than eight yours  bee {tune the archltticfs didn't approve, I  mean, n'ailly chaps���if you can't figure  out a way io serve public convonleneo in  a  public building, you  will  have failed  ir  nrilstH,  ��   ��   ��  FANCY FLIGHTS���Speaking ml' nrilsts,  there Jiuiy possibly bo mmiic inerlt in ttir  hard iidge ynHow snilpture that sits in iin  median strip In friml of Ibe gas s'lnlinti en  rouU- to flic n^w terminal buil.i1lng---biit in  its present locution It's u Joke, l.ookM hlic  tlu> wreckage of a World War 11 Hnrvnrd  trail tier , . . The iSea Isbuul rcslauraiil e  as fancy as any'tihlng in the area but n\  lunch lime Fd miggt-sl you try the colter  shop. With the tfxiceipflon oif the check 101111  gal the a'ltiltidc wan one of lindifferenre  The prices compare favorably with the  smar'le.ii downtown reslauranlis, 'J'he itonil  dociiti't, At -Mumu tfiil;iii'A< time 1'il ^ive vim  a report <m tho dinner 'Mine I'opd and mi-  vice.  HERE'S   WHO���.)ii'tHip(/l.en   brewer   Ben  Glrrter  luis  received   periiilsfiliin   to   m.li  approached .  a  branch  in the  Okanaigan  centre.  The comimddation 'when the  landlords  discov-  squeekin^ wheel and all that . . . When the ^^ $iioo,000 changed hands in one session,  interviewers got to Beverly Robinson, the Although strictly noh-'prolfes.sionial, some ctf  beautliful fiance of bullet riddled promoter,, ^e pd'aycrs have had a lot of experience  Jimmie Hill, she mentioned that he'd had ...  A  chap  phoned   Isy  Walters from  a bad week. Most everyone knew he'd been G-uelph, Ontario the afternoon of the day  mixed up with the ili-lated Tiny Tim promotion, The other bit of hard luck was the  loss of a large diamond .which dropped  from a pinky ring when llllli had gone fo  the aid of a woman who was being struck  Jn1 a hotel icorrldor outside of a room In  ,.whkh he'd been visiting. Hi 111 had heard  '''tne 'Screamis and rushed into the corridor  and interceded with the woman's antagonist Toronto TV type Alex Barr|i has  set up another face-to.ace confrontation  between Jack Web&ter and Pot Burns for  November, Hums didn't 'Show up the first  tiliine a infecting was arranged . . . Ross  ' Fitipatrlck, the former executive assistant to Lieut, Uov. Jack Nicholson while  Nicholson was a federall cabinet minister,  has left his new post as executive assistant to Frank McMohon to Join Brenda  mlnlmg group. And if you want to trace the  connection both Filzpalrlck and Jack Austin  the Urcnda lawyer were lids close during  lhe campaign to gel Justice Mlnlsler John  Turner involved In  II,C,  potllk.fi,  *   *l   ��  QUICKLY QUOTED���Former Prince  J_uperl Daily Vvw�� publisher Charles E.  Giordano lias joined Western Homes and  Diving as 'executive publisher which means  he'ill operate the magazine for U.S. owner  Bob Hennlnps. Imcldenlailily, the name  "VanroulKT Dife" Is gradually being submerged Into Will & L, When original owner  Don Cromle bought WJI & 1- from Howard  Mitchell .11 was to pick up, the cliTmln.ilon  Hist, finrl sulbimorigo tihat. naiiio , . . There  have been so many premature annoiincv-  ments that nobody bothered to way that'  work on the Hl-sforey, 200-rou.n, seven  million dolllar 1wwer ndtl'ltlon lo live JJay-  shon' Inn has actually beigun, Opetiltvg clay  )s s. . Ifw Janiiwif-y ], KKK), , . , City police  and traifil'lc engineers have been so inn-  pressed by the way burly truck drivers  nnd simlilJitHy surly lyijx'S respond to the  directions <if the pretty glnl "iflaig men"  rm   thai   downtown   dHieliitig   ji��b���for   fhe  cenlrail  healilni; project that they're  fhlnl.-  inR of mnklng girls compulsory on .tic flaR  j<��l>.  *   ��   ��  CHAT OUT OF THE  BAG-A  group of  Little  Richard   was  to  close.  He  wanted  to know if he could get there in time for  the last show. Isy vsaid he didn't think it  would be possible. "If I phone tonight wiilH  you let me listen?" the1 caller asked. Isy,  who breaks Into a cold sweat whenever a  long  distance  call  lasts  more than three  minu'tes/'thought it was a gag but he said  he   would,  The  man  phoned   and  Isy set  the  instrument   near   a   speaker   and   let  the   man  listen.   Periodically   he   cheeked  and  asked if the  main  had   enough.   The  caller   said  he'd   never  enjoyed   anything  as   much  because   he   wais   a   real   Little  Rllchard fan. He  stayed on the line until  the  show ended���about 40 minutes,   ,   .   .  Psychic phcnoim Peter Hurkos chilled some  night club patrons by trilling them In back  Htfl'ge   consultations  that   he'd  try  1o  find  their   missing  relatives   for   a   fee���which  wen'l as high as $-000 in one case.  *   An.*".  FINISH   LINES���.Minister  without  portfolio   Phil  Gaglardl  Is  quietly  planning  a  dead He-veil run at the .Social Credit (leadership when Premier W. A. C. Bennett steps  down, He Is already gathering support and  hopes  to   get  a   boost  from   the   caucus,  Meanwhile tnunlclpnii affairs minister Pan  Campbell   Is   Ihe   most   outspoken   bidder  for   the   leadership,   He   makes   no   bones  a'brml his Interest, It ay Wllllistom would take  the Job If he were askevd but he'll  make  no pitch, Ralph LoWmarik Is already In tin.1  running and is faking Williston on head-on  behind   the   wenes.   Tha.   covcrN   all   the  pDleintiall   leadership   hopefuls   except   Attorney  General   Les   Peterson  who  seems  to   have   Premier   Rentietl's   blessing   ].o-  cause  he's   swim.,  lough   and  loyal   ,   ,  .  West   Van   actor  Kevin   IVurche'tt,   now   a  highly   suirressful   Hollywood fifiiire  at   .17,  got his start in the west Vanpouver Little t  League, Thai's right���M�� acting slart, He  was used as a plnth hitter, When he was  eight  he looked four, Because of his  wild  ��nliles he no ���nnsH'tled the opposition Ihn. lhe  eouHd generally gdt a walk,  i ���   ���   ��  WASSERMANIA-iSiiccess' Is the art  of  making  your  mistakes   when  nobody   else  Is   loiddng.  3_id bake at 350�� for 50 to 60 minutes.  CboiYand wrap Jo slice the next day.  Serve' with cream cheese or butter and  ginger marmalade.  GYPSY KETTLE CHICKEN STEW  1 (5 to 6-pound) stewing chicken, cut up  3 quants water '  2 medium onions, sliced  2 iteasipoons salt  Vi cup catsup  1 Tablespoon Worcestershire sauce  Vz teaspoon liquid hot pepper sauce  2 (16-ounce) cans tomatoes  2 garlic cloves, crushed  4 stalks celery, in Va-inch slices  4 medium potatoes, sliced  4 cups fresh or frozen lima beans  2 (16-ounce) <.ans whole kernel corn  2 cups unpeeled red apple slices  Combine chicken, water, onions and salt  in deep kettle. Simmer, covered until  chicken is tender, about 2 hours.  Remove chicken pieces. Chill stock.  Cool chicken quickly; remove skin and  'bones; cut meat in bile-size pieces and  return to stock. Chill until fait rises t-o top;  skim off. 1(  Add all remaining ingredients, except  apples. Simmer, stirring occasionally until  mixture is thick, about 2 hours. Add apples,  cook 15 minutes longer.   Makes 8 servings.  Husband looking over bills to wife:  "Well we're at the bridge we were going  to cross when we came to it,"  M5"~"���'��^  SECHttT THEATRE  ���PRESENTS���  G.iorpe Sooql, AIc:k Gulnneus,  Max Von Sydow, Santa Berpor  Cartoon  Technicolor - Clnomar.copo  Starts 8:00 p.m. Out 10:00 p.m.  Fri., Sat., Mon., October 11. 12 and 14  MIDNIGHT SHOW  SUNDAY  OCT.MBER  13  raEMISTOf-IC WOMEN  i  Marline, He.vyld . Michael Latimer  Double  Jorhnlcolor - Clnrmmcopo  K 41&^*v1^2^#^^^ A-,"_T-_*'*' ".V^^i.'fc*"? ' -'  *44r^4pl)*4.^j_���y^H.^J. 4.  VA  >^-^"i_>*.~>��^_*S"^V^W^ --- Tt-.JJ^-.^ ^^  ^^^^.1^.^..  ...�� ��-.^. ��*c��^~^> _-*Vl*. "*'  / ii  Monday, October 7, 1968  The Peninsula-Time*  P��Se, &�� . r"  TSfotes  Pom/ St. Pierre  ��� Letter from Parliament Hill  THE EN-SBRE province of Prince Edward  Island could be placed within the mountain region of lOoast-OhMpotln and it wouldn't touch a railroad nor a highway nor a  telephone line, nor would it cast a shadow  over more than a few score of British  Columbians. Canada's smallest province  is little more than 100 males in length and  its total population is under 110,000.  Yet Prince Edward Island sends lour  members to Parliament, all doubtless capable and energetic. At federal-provancial  conferences, PEI's premier makes up one  tenth of the provincial bloc at the conference table. All this is quite proper. Ut is  stated only to point out that Prince Edward Island's weight in national affairs is  far larger than its size might imdieaite.  Since this is one of the provinces- which  continuously and vocilEorously demands  tever more aid from the national treasury,  it behooves British Ctotenfoians to 1st to  what is being said away down East.  Recently we heard in the house lErom  Me-vin MeQuaid of Souris, PEL He declared that the rest of Canada just doesn't  realize the seriousness of 'his province's  Situation.  Consider the figures, said: Mr. McQuaid.  In '1966, the average Canadian personal  income ((calculated on a per capita basis)  was $2,084.   In Prince Edward Island,  it  was only $1,382.  Between 1961 and 1966, the national  average income increased by 50.3 per cent.  In the four Atlantic provinces the increase  was only 42.7 percent. Not only did these  provinces begin poor, they were becoming  relatively more so.  .Mr. -VLcQuaid didn't present comparative figures for British Columbia. However .those interested may consider the  following, supplied by Dominion Bureau  of iStatistics for the year 0567; National per  capita income in that year was $2,313.  Ontario'6 was1 highest at $2,604; British  Columbia next at $2,579 and Prince Edward  Island seco-d^west with $1,532.'  J(-t this point' British Columbians may  be expected to .have a general. feeling of  'pymlpathy for, their fellow' Canadians in  FEIA also a sense of re-gret that heavy  federal government subsidies have not better remedied the situatioii of these people.  They may also wonder why more people  an IPEI don't pull up stakes and move to  where the wages are.  "Mr. DtficQuaid dealt also with this subject. He said, this: '"Migration from the  area has been a major factor .... When  one considers the large gap, there is naturally a tendency to move from the Atlantic provinces dn search of better opportunities elsewhere."   '  This might be expected. But he said  more: "(Migration on this scale must be  examined very carefully, because if it continues at this, present high rate we may  very well /have less than the labor force  required to produce the, goods and services necessary to provide a level of income sufficient to prevent a widening of  the present income gap ..."  It seems plain that he Is alarmed that  Princel Edward Islanders move awiay to  seek prosperity, If. wants prosperity to  come to the Island, and he wants many  federal tax d,p(Llans for tlie purpose.  We may, then, expect Prince Edward  Island to (continue to press Ottawa for  construction of a causeway between the  island and the mainland. The latest estl-  imittcd cost of sueh a cause wayi is  $300,000,000���almost $3,000 for every man,  woman and ichf'ld In tho province of prince  JMward Usland, almost a full two years of  current wages for each.  This Js heavy subsidy for a region where  1    'previous  subsidy has failed to close tlio  prosperity .gap or even to prevent ill widen-  J r*B.  Since   British   ColiUiUiWa   taxpayers  hire  aimong those who would lhc atikod lo provide such funds In their fcdcrall taxes, they  .may want to iglve considerable 1ihou��lif to  .Mr, MrtyuaJd's words, I  Canfor Tigers _1 *f\  Sunshine Coast Juvenile Soccer has PflSffiT   HOI-fesf   n_.]__-_  224 lads in soccer strip this year. x VUiVX   wmvBi   "***&��  Canfor Tigers played their  second ^0--f|jrat��M|J|cm".  game of the season on Sunday. Coached by Mr. Dan Bergnach, team  members are from left back row:  Andy Alsager; Gordon Gibb; Greg  Gibb; Pat Gaines; Glen Wheeler;  Tony Bergnach and Tom Stanway.  Front: Nick Bergnach; Ken Hal;  Mike Plourde; Ray Boser; Kelly  Hall; Warren Dixon and David  White.  Juvenile soccer games  schedules and results  SpNSHINE Coast Juvenile Soccer games  scheduled for Sunday, October 13 are.  as follows:  Div. _}���Residential Totems vs Local  297, Hackett Park. Gibsons United vs Sechelt Hot Shots, Brothers Park. Game  time, 2:15 p.m.  Div. 5���Residential Hawks vs Gibsons  Chargers, Hackett Park. Gibsons Legion  vs Sechelt Legion, Brothers Park. Game  time 1 p.m. i  Div. 7���Canfor Tigers vs Res. Warriors,  Brothers Park. Madeira Park vs Sechelt  Shop Easy, Residential School. Sechelt  Timbermen vs Gibsons Cougars, Hackett  Park.  Results of games played October 6th  were a$ folows:  Div. 2���Res. Totem- 1, Gibsons United  3. Local 297, 3, Sechelt Hot Shots 5.  Div. 5���Sechelt Legion 10, Gibsons Chargers 0. Gibsons Legion 0, Sechelt Braves 1.  " Div. 7���Seehelt Timbermen 5, Res. Warriors 0. R. C. Thunderbirds 1, Shop Easy 2.  KIDS ia years'.and under���feis ii forjyovt  - Picture a way to prevent 'fires, in the  home-. put your'idea onto a poster, Thats  all you need to enter the National TkeLPie-  venMon Poster Contest, sponsored %y lhe  naltional fire prevention campaign iqbmmiJt-  tee. Nothing is required except a keeoimind  for ideas, knowing a little about jptre- prevention, and 'sending in your entry.  The best national posters���judged by  leading Canadian artists���can win one of  three' handsomely inscribed watches; and  a. framed certificate. There will be certificates, too, for the 10 honourable men-ion  ��� winners.  Just send your entries to:  1. British Columbia���address: British  Columbia Fire Marshall, 411 Dunsmuir,  Vancouver 3, B.C.  2. Quebec���address: Quebec Fire Commissioner, PO  Box 546, Samte-Foy, Que.  3. Nova Scotia���address: P.O. Box 153,  Port Williams, N��.  Entries from all other provinces, read  P.O. Box 200, Terminal A, Toronto 1, Ont.  No later than midnight Oct. 12. Be sure  to include your name, address, age school  and ��rade. All entries are non-returnable.  , A small, very timid Russian entered a  police station in Moscow and asked to be  directed to the missing persons bureau.  "Who's missing," the burly clerk growled.  "I'd like to .report, a missing parrot."  "Parrot, eh. Tel! me, Comrade, -does,  this' missing parrot talk?"  " Oh, yes," replied the man in a quavering voice, "but belive me, any politieal  opinions he expresses are strictly 'his own.  SURPRISE BRIDAL shower was held recently for Miss Susan Taylor of Gibsons,  at the hoine of .M___ 'AnnelCurluk, Sechelt.  The foride-o-lbe was led to a gaily decorated chair and presented with a beautiful  corsage, as was ber mother Mrs. Gretha  Taylor.  Susan opened the % many useful 'gifts and  graciously thanked 'everyone. Games were  played, the winners being Mesdames Polly  Chamberlin; Mae Walker and Bea Rankin. Delectable refreshments W'Bre served  by the hostess.  Those present were Mesdames: Doreen  Currie;   Evelyn  Hayes;   Carle  Cameron;  Polly Chamberlin; (Mae Walker; Lee Red- '  man; Winnie T/oynbee; Bea Rankin; Gretha  Taylor and Margaret DeHart.  Unable to 'attend but sending gifts were  Mesdames (Fern Taylor; Margaret Burley;  Dawn Cottrell;: Eve Moscrip; Betty Williams; Nellie Erickson and Martha' Marchuk.  BREVITIES.  Mr. and Mrs. Vie franske are realizing  a long anticipated ho-iday arid visit with  relatives at Visc&urit'," Saskatchewan.  Mr. and Mrs. Jim Parker of Seaview  Lane' ha^e'ieft' tot 'a short vacation to  Marabilla on the south east coast of Spain.  They are flying there direct from Edmonton and will return by the way of Amsterdam!  Mr. and Mirs. Phyl De Leenheer paid  a short visit.tp 'Mrs. A. Barnes in 'Gibsons  before returning to Williams Lake after a  holiday in Barbados.''"  Mr. and Mrs. Hank Grain motored from  Calgary for a brief visit with Mr. and Mrs.  AMen Wood. Traveling with them was Mrs.  Jessie Thewlis who is making her fare'weOls  before returning to England.    -  Mr. and Mrs. Frank Edwards of- Port  Coquitiam will spend Thanksgiving weekend as guests -of Mr. and Mrs. G. McCourt. .   -  Miss' Suzanne Wigard was home from  U.B.Ct. for a _5etar- days- -visiting with her  parents, Mr. and Mrs. Gunnar Wigard.  Mrs. Alice Batchelor of Selma Park has  taken up residence in the Crucil Block,  Sechelt.  Mrs. Evans, with her guests Mr. and Mrs.  Des Harnes; Mr. and 'Mrs. Joneas with  Mr. .and Mrs. Shaw enjoyed a reunion Of old  friends. Her guests used to .be frequent  visitors to Sechelt and were pleased to see  the changes and enjoy a visit to the Peninsula again.  From Bolton le Sands in England, Mrs.  Burrow has flown to Sechelt to visit Mr.  and Mrs. Jack Mayne. We hope she enjoys British Columibia.  Mrs. L. J. Johnson has returned home  from a sojourn in lions Gate Hospital.  iMrs. Norman Burley is a patient in  Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster.  Rey. and Mrs. Ernest Jessop have moved to Vancouver where Mrs. Jessop has  been hospitalised.  Selma Park residents are sorry to hear  of the death of one of their pioneers, Mrs,  Braun Sr_ who passed away in St. Mary's  ���Hospital, '  Anyone interested in -giving a good home  to a pure-bred Siamese male Seal Point  kitten, please phone 885-97C8 after 6 p.m.  ' A wedding ring is a tourniquet ~ worn  on the left hand to stop circulation of the  whole body, -   ...  SOlil. STOCE SIMI0.3  Highway 101  PHONE 386-9662  ijmMMa.^^  TH5 CORPORATION OF THE VILLAGE OF SECHELT  OflCE ?0 1LECT0HS  ICIPM V��f iHS OS?  Notice is hereby given that a Court of Revision will sit at the  Aijlurajcipqjj Hall, Sechelt, on the first day of November next from the  (jjioiir of: ten o'clock iintil the hour of twelve o'clock in the morning, for  the purpose of hearing and determining any application on the part  of any person to be added to the list of Voters/ and remove any names  incorrectly placed thereon.  The list of Voters as corrected and revised by the Court of Revision  shall be that used at the Annual Municipal Election to be held in the  Month of December 1968.  E. T. RAYNER, Clerk  jffBBBM  fptWABM  m  8Bram��8ra_-_--i  mmm  mmtimmmmtmmrmi'  Diiie Wif ft us on *��  Sunday, Oct. 13fh & Moiit-idy, Oct. 14fh  ALSO EACH SUNDAY FOLLOWING  4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  ���Wl5  Halfrnoon Bay, B.C. - Tel: 885-9927  RESERVATIONS PLEASE  mmMmmmMmm  I  Sechelt Bowling Lanes  |i*��i^>V*4_* -  ROGER HDOKNELL, bawling in the Com-  .. memciai   JUeague,   topped   the   bowlers  this week with his 772 series, with a big  389 single.  Ladies   Tuesday:   Gail iMcFadden���363;  111 IMcCourt-_73 (291).  Ladies   Wednesday:    Gladys   Ritchie���  631 (27a).  I Pender: Dennis Gamble���702 (294-; Bill  Cameron���706. [  Commercial: Ev Harrison���705 (269;)  Bob Janis^-724 (292); Roger HockneOl���77G1  (989); Orv iMo.Sicrip-,723 (27G); Lola Cald-  weH-J666 (277); Kay Mit_lesteadt--32  (l_t>7); Sylvia Jackson�����90 (292); Cauleen  MeCuaig�������8 (264),  Lionel  MeCuaig���SOL  Juniors:    Wendy    Neilson���290    (173);  Brett Ilousely���039 (154);  Bat & Chain:   May  Byrne���591 (269);  Len Fox���596 (269); Roy 'Hutton-^615 (229);  Jean Robinson������38 (261); Dave Hopkins���  640 (296).'   '  1.  ���  ;  WILSON CREEK  COMMUNITY CLUB  GE1EML lEeilG  October 9-8 p.  AT COMMUNITY HALL  b  ELECTION OF OFFICERS,  come out and support your  1       community Club.'  H__S___M  BSfH________>  ffgggggiggfggggggggffigggffgggggggfgffffggg/ggggfgggmrMffrfrMMJrwfirjrmigfgfiff/gggK  mmmM.  SERVICE  . FIRST CUSS BODY-SHOP  T PENINSULA MOTORS  Another Iniflaillon Item: It now cohIh 5  contH to put your 2 mitY worth on a  penny postcard,  *m0*0tmm#*Mm*mm0mmmmmam��a0mmim0mmmmmmmmmmmm*m*mwri**w*m*wamw  DINNER SERVED  n  nese jiyie  "EVERY FRIDAY AND  SATURDAY EVENINGS  TILL MIDNIGHT"  Patio Gardens  Halfrnoon Bay, B.C.  Tel: 885-9927  'RESERVATIONS PLEASE"  ' There arc probably as many good reasons for buyjtog    Ihisojptionand^xvhcnyourBondsmature.yourtotal  We take great pleasure in announcing the appointment of Brian  MaHishow as head ot our modern Auto Body-Shop. Brian brings with  him a wealth of experience having served an eight year ��tint with  Trapp Motors during which time ho altalned Iho position of foreman.  He also served as foreman with a Chrysler dealership for three years  and was with, another largo Vancouver dealer before accepting a  position with Peninsula Motors. Take advantage of our facilities for  the very best in auto-body workmanship.  Peninsula Motor P  Siochclt, B.C.  rocSucfs ltd.  Phone 885-2111  "ggg^^fgg^g^  Canada Savings Bonds atj there arc Canadians. Tbere  are tho hopes, plans and ambitions yow have for  yourself and your family. There is the desire, which  all of us share, to play a part in building the future of  ourcountry. The simple, safe, profitable way to bdj��  realize these goals is .to buy Canada Savings Bonds.  They offer an excellent return. Thc average yidd to-  maturity is 6.75% a year. There are fourteen annual  interest coupons which begin at 5.75% and rise to  7.00% for each qf the last nine years. These can Im  cashed each year as they become due. Better st#l, if  wtcrcst-t_urnings plus your original investment will  amount to $250 for each $100 invested.  Jhtytuenrsikibletoerayent. Canada Savings Bonds  sue available to every Canadian resident in amounts  from $50 up to $50,000, for cash or on instalments,  Tvhcnevcr you work, bank or invest Adults, chiidrcn,  businesses and institutions���all may buy them.  Jbey arc instant cash. You can cash (hem any timo  al any bank in Canada at their full face value plus  Few investments are so profitable. None builds mono,  you choose to keep these coupons uncashed, you can snrdy for flie future. Buy into Canada today. Buy  earn interest on your interest. Take full advantages of    Canada Savings Bonds, ft pays.  ���y  /-._/ InPYour Garden  s *.  Wwn    iimi-miiB ���!��������� i i.i���*������!��� him ���'"������ ������������im jn  ���by The Old Rake  OUTDOOR clxcysanthemmns are so mnth  improved from the ones our grandpar*  enlts and our parents grew It is otfiten hard  to beflieve they are of tsqe same !��am%. Niot  only are t!he colors oS. me Mowns more "intense twit some were undreamed of a few  years ago. The form and suibsitaBice of the  Sowers are such that they stand up to the  vagaries of our^west coast weather much  better than the old varieties.  The whites jjm. instance are true whites  withouit the green or yellow center petals  that maar a true white wanted for a floral  arrangement Al that is required is to  knock the moisture o_f the blooms every  morning that there is a heavy dew or rain.  The substance of the petals is such thalt  they don't turn brown as they used ito.  This class of Mum should be started  from cultiags in Februany potited-up and  put out in the garden when they have filled  ���the -four inch pots with"Taotsr-When--the  plants are about a foot tali the growing  tip should be pinched out. This will result  in haif-ta-dozeii or so of flower bearing  shoots, but if ilt is desiraible to have mope  flowers at the expense of the size then  these shoots in turn can be pinched back,  as long as it is done before the middle of  July. Too long a delay results in blooms  that are too liaite in opening before the inclement weather gets here.  When seifctong the plants out, see to it  ���that there is lots of humus in the fonm of  old <coimipost or well rotted manure under  them. Subsequent dressings with, a complete  feri__lzer at monthly intervals will keep  them girowing steadily. There should be a  free rira__tlt_on of air around the plants to  reduce the inicidemce of mildew and the  bottom leaves turning brown, and dropping  off.  One of the bdggeist heaps during summer  is the applying of a mulch, it doesn't matter what it is, it could be grass cMplpings,  half rotted compost and even -Vfl'lii.ig thean  up helps conserve the water. Be sure they  are properly staked as the stems break  rather easily in a strong wind.  Two of the most troulMesome pesrts are  the le&ff-iminer and leaf -hopper. Tiie former  is usually not noticed until the vein ldfce  marks appear on the leaves. BE you have  any _n_sp_icion leaf-miner is around, spray  early with a soap and nicotine solution.  Dusting the growing with lead arsenate  wil keep the leaf-hopper at bay as it hops  from tip to tip J  /  ;-4^7Jy-Y  , The Peninsula times t      Wednesday, October 9,1968  mmoBUcmG  BETWEEH VAUCOU-SOt, GiffiSOfiS, SECHELT,  feuoer wmmm ahd mwLSon islam��  AREA.  CONNECTING FLIGHTS TO ALL LOGGING CAUfPS  EXCEPT SUNDAYS.  COMIECTING FLIGHTS ALSO ARRANGED FKOflS  VANCOUVER HARBOUR TO  ^I^CIRm^MARBimR-^.^^^  y  Happenings Around Elphie  Fully Qualified  Coming off duty last Wednesday, Mr.       Hans Himmel found B.C. Hydro and  ~��� !   -*>. *-*����� ����**����� ^rrB^ss_^Mssis__  WITH THE month of September now en-    in the direction of doing  away with al Supervisor Erich HensefcL, and Shop  ded, things have really settled down at    exams and makes the daily classroom work Steward Bill DeHart, all "waiting to  mTCk men* important! offer congratulations on the presen-  A  noted  improvement  at  Elphie  this g^J**.  J^e3���-^^n  year:   No  seniors   pending   down  to   get  materials  out of small  lockems   and   the Former EUTODean farmer '  juniors  don't  have   to  stand  on   another .   ���      .       Y,     , .,  junior's shoulder to reach things from the gams Hydro CerttiCOte  large lockers. And believe it or not,  the COMiNG to Canada jn 1953 from his na-  boys and girls lockers are not segregated  to opposite sides of the hall. iMwsh better  set up.  Phone 885-2214 or 685-4922  old Elphie. Clubs Day proved to be a  success, and it is hoped to have eivery  Wednesday a dittos Dayt having Hie noon  hour split in sections, "with the athletic  oluibs during one part and the rest at an-,  other time.  Complete Osjftad  Wintesi Service.  Best Choii  Price Anywhere.  20% OFF  The new PIONEER  Models 2400 and  1750  are HERE.  IAIN SAW  CENTRE  SECHELT, B.C.  Open 8:00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.  Tuesday to Saturday  Phone Bus. 885-9626  Res. 885-2893  The Yearbook Club, sponsored mainly  by Mrs. Day, is faced, with a different set  up this' year. Mrs. Day would like to get  the | English Department involved in the  setting up of this year's annual. Each  homeroom may ibe putting together their  own part of the annual, raising money to  pay for each page they put in and then  turning it over to the yearbook, staff for  the final production.  It is hoped to get hold of a publishing  company which will supply the proper  materials and allow us to do part of the"  production and would cut the cost. What  we don't have the machinery for, they  could do for us, and finally take our pages  and the .plages they produce and bind them  together ip a hard cover book.  At a ajneeting held last week, with a  very goojil turn out, over half of 'the divisions weift represented. The reason for involving thfe English Department is that all  the stu.deh.tsj in our school are required to  tike English and the setting up of the  yearbook 'could possibly become an English  assignment. With over 600 students registered at Elphie this year, we could have  one of the best yearbooks ever.  At the sWents Council meeting held on  the 4'lh of October, it was voted to have  "-Meddy's People" for our first dance on  November lit, the senior Sadie Hawkins  Dance. Any ijstudent, 15 and up is invited  to attend this dance. The junior dance, on  November Sth,..^iMhaye a-locai band, "The  Manchiurian Debate."  Also, at the meeting, it was decided that  the Students Council will set up \a $200  Emergency Fund for the benefit of the  clubs. Whenever any iclubs are in debt they  can come to the Students Council to barrow  money. 'It ,can be paid back at any time,  either in full or the Students Council wall  go 50-50 with the club.  Slave Day this year is going to be sponsored by the Grade 12 class who are imuch  in need otf the money. The Grade 12 students will be auctioned off to the students  and will be at the students disposal���well���  their command anyway.  Two of our Executive Council members,  Barb MacLean, Vice president and John  Barnes, Secretary, wiU be going to a Conference at either Sentinel Secondary School  in West Vancouver or at U.B.C. on thanksgiving. Lasd year two representatives from  our s9hoal attended the'meeting and reported back to the school with'some very valuable information.  This year the method of examination  has been changed at Elphie. There will be  no recommendations for Grade ll's and  down, but then again, neither will there  be any final exams. This is another step  B.C's wholesale trade  in August down over '67  REFO__TS indicate the wholesale trade in  British Colulmibda was down slightly  compared with August 19S7 while retail  trade was up. Collections were fair to  good. 'Demand for all logs continued Mgih  during August. Cedar and hemlock prices  strengthened and inventories were rep sorted unusually low. Sales volumes ctf lumlper  in the U.S. and Canadian markets were  reported to have increased in August. Common cedar and cedar shingle prices  strengthened while demand for fir plywood  remained slow., Lumber production from  mils in British Columbia remained at a  high level. Fish landings for the month  of July, including halibut landed at UlS.  ports, totaMed $.4,500,000. The major contributor to this record dollar landed value  was the catch of salmon, Up over 50 per  cent from the previous high figure of July  1986. Grain shiiplnent from the Port of  Vancouver in' the first month of the new  crop year were 16 million bushels compared with 12 million bushels a year ago.  live Switzerland meant a new life for  Mr. Hans Himmel who recently qualified  for his journeyman-lineman certificate  with B.C. Hydro and Power Authority.  Mr. Himmel was a farmer by trade  when he left his homeland with bis wife  Hannele and two daughters Margaret and  Ursula. On arival they settled in Smithers,  B.C. and Mr. Himmel obtained casual work  on farms and later worked for a time with  CNR and logging companies;  In 1956 he joined the B.C. Power Com-  riussion as a truck driver and groundsman; in 1965 he was selected as a journeyman-lineman apprentice working in  Prince Rupert and Norm Vancouver. Three  years later after completing practical and  technical training he was transferred to  Sechelit as a fully qualified jouneyman-  lineman a!<nd is now a member of the regular B.C.J Hydro stiff Serving the Sechelt  Peninsula^ '  Last Wednesday, Mr. Himmel received  his framed Journeyman-lineman certificate  from Sub District Manager Mr. Bob Norm-  inton.  Mr. and Mrs. Himmel and their four  children, Margaret, Ursula, Teresa and  Johnny are now happily settled on the Sechelt Peninsula.  /.$A4&  *-%-^P&?LYP&*$ik'$&    .. __  -..-���* ���. % ** *\  i��BISSi3BMi_��aitf_^^  1323 LONSDALE - NORTH VANCOUVER   -  PHONE 985-8441  Musical Instruments and Accessories including .  * Hagstrom Guitars  * Fender Guitars  * Gibson Guitars  * Guild Guitars  *' Sonar Drums  * Hohner Keyboard Instruments  Traynor Amps.  Fender Amps.  O.H.M. Amps.  Guild Amps.  P.A. 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SIGN GIFT CARP:   r*mmjmmmmmmm**'*r0mm0mmBmmmmmmmmmmjmmmmm*mm*'**4m*4*0r*mmmm  mmm^m/mj��  53fcl  EVER HAD YOUH CLOCK SET  BY A SIOVE OIL TRUCK?  LLOYD HANSON the new Sechelt Agent for HOME OIL  DISTRIBUTORS, services his stovo oil customers so regularly  they can almost set their timc-picr.es by his punctual regular  deliveries.  ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A MAN YOU CAN COUNT ON FOR  RELIABLE SUPPLY OF YOUR PETROLEUM PRODUCTS?  Call  LLOYD HANSON  885-2145  TODD'S  DRYGOODS  CHILDREN AND INFANTS  WEAR  LADIES' SPORTS WEAR  Phone 886-9994  Sunnycrest Shopping Centre  Save Money  AT YOUR POPULAR  LUMBER AND BUILDING  SUPPLIES  Serving The Sunshine Coast  GULF BUILDING  SUPPLIES  885-2283 ~ Sechelt, B.C.  'sm^.KmsseeasBsmmgaB^asB.  =��=����_____���  4r_..ffi^ir*rril"'^,Vi'Mi'i"i'*��:a"��1  =4*  _t ._rrw>_ir?lri ,n(8fTTr.'i  KING SIZED MEALS  AT BUDGET PRICES  at  PEIISUH DRIVE-!  ON HIGHWAY 101 at SECHELT  FOR TAKE OUT ORDERS  PHONE 885-2311  KEGilPScS  Brought to you by  these progressive  places of business  HONEY APPLE TARTS  ^^^^  MJMBHtyj^  mm bros.  Furnishings and  Appliances  VISIT OUR LARGE DISPLAY  OF TOP QUALITY NEW  AND USED FURNITURE  Appliances - T.V. - Radio  Phone 885-2058    -    Sechelt, B.C.  Tho apple :__i:.on li> In full .wlno oooln ond tho crop h a bumper ono both In  quantity and tjuality. Honey 'combine!, well wllh apples to produce many outbtandlnjj  dluhes, Use honey Ip .woeten appk-auce, apple pics,'or cobblers, Add honey and w.lcc.  to Ibolllnn water lo make lhe sauce ior baked apples. Since Canadian honey\ and  Canadian apples are the best In tho world wo ihould use them frequently.  Pastry  5 tbsp, unsalted butter  Vi cup vulgar  1 ego  1 ,i cup flour  '/i tsp, bakina powder  HONEY APPLE TARTS  Filling  3 medium cooking apples I  Vi cup honey  2 Ibsp butter  V* Isp. cinnamon  dash nutmeg  NEVENS TELEVISION  & HADIO  STEREO - B & W and COLOR T.V.  Fully equipped for Color T.V.  Dealer for  ZENITH-PHILIPS-RCA  FLEETWOOD  Better than City Prices  Phone 886-2280  GIBSONS, B.C.  -A;jag^  Cream the butter and suu-r unlil light and.fluffy, lieot In the eat). l>tU In baking  powder and flour, using fingertips to blend nil Ingredients Into a dough. ..hope Into a  boll and chill at least 1 hour. Preheat oven 3L.0". Roll out dough to 1/8" thickness,  Cut 12 circles 3 Inches In diameter. Pit Into muffin tins. Cut 12 circles, 2 Inches In  diameter for lids.  Peel and chop apples. Mrll butter in heavy saucepan, fjoutc apples until barely  tender. Add honey ond -..pices. Combine thoroughly. _>poon Into poslry cups. MoUten  edges, of cup:, with water. lJul on lids pinching edges to val completely, fiake In  centre of oven for AG minutes, Loosen the edges of the torts gently wit|i a toblo Knife  ond let cool In cups, Use a narrow spatula to lift out. ..prlnklo wlh confectioners. MJgar  just Ixforp t.erving,, |  Peninsula Plumbing  Ltd.  HEATIMG & SUPPLIES  Your Kemtone  Sherwin Williams  Paint Dealer  Phone 886-9533  Gibsons. B.C.  Where  Fashion is a byword  Smart Shoppers are  found at . . .  Heiene's  Fashion Shoppe  Gibsons, B.C. - Ph. 886-9941  ��HlS��S_)Ssi��S��iSI8*W  AS LOW AS  25c A DAY  WILL COMPLETELY INSTALL  A NEW SHELL FURNACE  Complete   with   oil   burner,   ducts  work ond oil  tonk In your home.  Coll   Bud   Kiewltz   your shell   Oil  Distributor.  836-2133 Gibsons, D.C. PYL2Y__Y' __'__," * '"'' ,i'~'" ��'*"^< h��� .    'St-  ������~__*-~������'������ " *~ -*��*i_*��-i_^��-_. o. *-. T^_j,juj-S_ -1 v .-~~��.r. ���*,.  : ���V,'  ,w*A*>^"������~m^_m  *�����!. �����,_!*   Vli����V��.J>��vh.  ������*'**^ji.1fj-i.* T^^iKj^tj a.*Y"Y*' ^ ���S*i-��-',,��f- le' *----*  ^  _.^wu-y"^'  ^uy**  .*> v-"<>�� ** "."W"* * 'V'" /^*" *fa"y J"   fw*"*,~*l*' �����*���   .���Jf*-  pJ/"-����-^*1*^^ ����- v�� iviw, �����** r_ ~-  J1"  Halfihotsn Bay HMfifisriirigi  *5V_apOJME BEACH Hall gets onto Ml  - .swing this week with a busy program.  Oil Wednesday, October 9 at 2_H> p.m. the  Film JPsrogram. starts -with a film "Pawn  ___4er*\ At 7J3t> p.aiiYfte tame day, the  oil painting class wntinued under its director^ Mr. Jim Meechan. Students can enrol  -YHh the instructor at both these classes.  > On Saurday, October U2th, "there wil he  a yariety program at the hall at 7-30 pjm.  Admission is free, refreshments will he  served and everybody is welcome.  Harvest Thanksgiving service will be  -held at the Church of His Presence, Jted-  M0-_s, on Sunday, October 13th at 3 p.m.  Thank offerings .would ibe appreciated on  Saturday when the church will be decorated.  Mt. 'McFhenson, the electric inspector  is in St. Mary's Hospital, following an accident when his car went over the bank two  miles south of Earl Cove. - ^ ���      ./Guests of Mr. Jtaxry-'Mills are his son  and daughter iii 1^,'Mr. and Mrs. Glen  Mills of Vancouver.  Ernest McAllister of Alert Bay has visited his (father; Mr> J, M_ .MioAffister to hear  about his trip back to New Brunswick.  ���Mr. and Mrs. Jack Morgan, accompanied T>y Mr. and Mrs. Ernie White have  returned home .after, a tour of Va^p-iver:  Island. They enjoyed glorious jsunshine and  the magnificent display otf flowers in Victoria.  Mr. and Mrs. Roy Holgate were in  Vancouver last week and visited the family of Mrs. Holgate's daughter, Mrs. Don  Bath .of Whalley.  This is the season when local gardeners  enter into friendly competition over the  products of their gardens. Tlie Charles  .Tinkley's felt- reasonably proud of their  IV* lb. Pontiac potatoes, until Guy Clear's  dug their crop and came up with perfect  specimens of Kenehec potatoes soine of  twhich weighed 2 lbs.  As regards squash, it is very dotilbtlEul  if anybody is going to .claim a larger ispeci-  meh that the Ralph McCrady giant which  is being reserved for the Harvest Thanksgiving, service next Sunday.  With Mr. McCrady in St. Mary's Hospital, .witha leg iti; a cast, the proiMem. <_:  mimmmmatmmmmmttmmmmmmmmmmMmmimmmmimHtMwmummmt  ���by Mary Tinlcley;  lifting the monster f_rom the garden. and  transporting it to the Church of His 'Pres*  en.ee has still'to be resolved. '" '.  CONVENTION , Y '/{  . It is small wonder, that jnx^asea, U  fast gaining a reputation for rfcsjaiijraat.  service for the owners of our local hotels  . and "restaurants are taking "a fe��<__ ant^i*  est in new developinents in the cateraij  business. When the Canadian liestaiirajpt  Association Convention wag held oja.'Ocfc;  otfer lst-3__ at the 'PJJ.��, groiiflcts .on  Vancouver, attending fnom this area w��re  Mr. and Mrs. Art Armstrong, Bob and  Joan Cunningham and John  Brynelsen!  The exhibition, consisting of around SJ20  different booths, occupied the whole of the  Pure Foods and Showmart buildings and  was considered to be one of the best displays ever seen of food products for tha  catering industry  Everything' of interest to the industry  was dfsplayech-kitehen equipment, ne&v  foods and h-ew ways of serving old foods.  One of the exciting pieces of equipment  demonstrated was the new microwave oven  which,can cook a chicken from the (frozen  state in 25 seconds and a frozen lobster in  15 seconds.  T-lere were panel discussions with excellent speakers and the convention gavg  restaurant owners the chance to talk Jo  ithe manufacturers and processors about  new ways of using their products.  SECHELT OJ_.P.O.  There is exipeciejd: to be a fecdrd attendance at the next .'meeting of the ���'���Sechelt.  O.A.P.O. on Octobla. 17tfa at 1 p.m. for  two busloads of guests from -the. Mission  O.AJP.O. are expected in Sechelt that day  and will be entertained at tea after/the  meeting. ��� The Mission guests are particularly interested in the senior ���citktens\  homes and will be taken'to view theitn* The  rummage sale on Octobfer 17th wil'be iii  aid of thfe senior citizen's home and any  contributions for the sale wiU be'gratefully received. ���   . YY  v~v> ���>        ������,  ���__._. _.        *^  Wednesday, October 9, 1$&0   '   The Peninsula Times Page B-=5  msnavap-i  \t$\** n i  -M-      jj ���*  fc,      _-_    ���������_������_..  ���_._...������ . ���WTOOTIIWB... ^  MrYand Mrs. Richard Brian Sim  Sim-Snyder * ��� ���  n/  viyPTp  "' Y.     c  ^Lp&  WITH AM (  AUTOMATIC WASHER  AND CLOTHES OF3YER  ���Pfeoto fty Kermode  Etrening weddixtg vuiites  Ifemon-Sechelt  For your Automatic Washer  and Clothes Dryer  IT'S FfetelDAIRE  See your Authorized FRIGIDAIRE  Dealer in Gibsons, with GMAC  Time Payment Plan.  Heart's Mmdwmre  carad Sporting Goods  ON THE WHARF AT GIBSONS  Phone 886-9600  s set  at  THE  PENINSULA TIMES  A SUPREME Count jury Thursday abided Alexander Simosno..,., a Port MeJJon  millwright, $50,000 damages for injuries  he suffered in a highway accident on Dec  20, 1966. ���' .'? "���������      ���  = The awa^rd was agamst-.^^nMa &him-  bing Ltd. and Norman MacKay, both of  Gibsons. .   .  The court, in a hearing emducte^ by  Mr. Justice Gculdj was told 4bat)~ Smonok.'  suffered hip and other injuries when, hits-  car was in colisiqn with a pickup truck driven by MaicKay three ^dlesTivest oi Gibsons. " ':.... , .,,> *-.-  '���  r  WESBD-NG of local interest took place in  JTriiity United Church, Vernon, BJC.  on September 7 wben Lorraine Catherine  Snyder became the bride of Richard Brian  Sim. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and  Mrs. A. A. Snydeir of Vernon and the groom  is the son of Mr. A. A. Sim and the late  Mrs. Sim of Sechelt, B.C.  - Rev. B. M. Pritehard officiated at the  evening cermony.  Given in marriage by her father, .tfie  bride was gowned in traditional white lace  pyer: .peau de sole fashioned into a floor  length dress. Her shguldei: length veil' was  held in place by a coronet and she carried red' rases in her bouquet. . '  ::TEe.bride's sister Barbara of Vernon  was bridesmaid and Mrs. Loretta Oopinhg  of Sechelt was" matron of honour. Both  attendants wore similar _aiie green crepe,  street length dresses and carried yellow  Chrysanthem-ims.. .'���������-'  ���Mr. .Steve Wheeler ��f Selma Park wa:s  best man and ushers were Mr. Bi_. jOop-  pihg <tf Sechelt and Mr. Jim Nygard <>f  Halfrnoon Bay.  Reception followed in the Elks, ^i  where Mr. A, L. Owens was master. 70I  ceremonies. Mr. Joe Avender of Verion  CRANK E. DECKER, OPTOMETRIST  Bal Block - Gibsons  Every Wednesday  886-2248  TASELLA SHOPP  Ladies' - Men's - Children's Wear  Yard Goods - Bedding - Linens  Dial 885-9331 - Sechelt, B.C  _______________  BRIAN'S DRIVE-IN  The Brightest Spot on the Highway  Opposite the High School - Gibsons.  ���^Ot^woen^9ito^if'  John Hind-Smith  REFRIGERATION  POUT MELLON  TO PENDER HARBOUR  Phone 886-2231  from 9 turn, to 5:30 p.m.  ' Res. 886^9949  .Pink aid,white streamta-s decoratfdJp|.  hail for this wtppy oecaasionr and the brid-t^  table covered with a lace table cloth w|s  centred with a three tiered wedding caike  made by the mother of the bride. In chargfe  of the guest book was the bride's youngest  sister. ���...  Receiving guests at the reception was  the bride's mother who wore a two piece  blue dress of lace over taffeta with white  accessories and pink rosebud corsage.  Acting in place of the groom's mother  was Mrs. Owens wearing a dress of blue  fortrcd with beige accessories and white  stephanotis corsage.  (Juesti; travelled from Penticton; Vancouver; Port Moody and Sechelt for the  wedding and telegrams were read from  North BattJeford and Penticton.  Mr, and 'Mrs. Richard B. Sim have tak*  en up residence at Selma Park.  Long sideburns are in fashion, even  though they make a man look like he is  wearing his face in parenthese.  Y##  ����_     - 5S-   .  i"       '  .r__5L__  Costs one-fiflh less-thafs what!  Yes, Sunday Jong distanco calls cost around 20% less)  than on weekdays ��� with a maximum charge of only,  SI.95 for a three minute, station-to-station call anywhere '  in Canada. You'll And it particularly convenient in etu-  mounting tlio timo differential botwoon East and West.  Tlie same reductions apply weekdays after 6 p.m. So wii>  boltoor to write, mpccMly on Jazy Sunday?  _���   S Wife' / ���? ��� ���    -���       1.   ����������';&:. .-,-.-'vl't!rt'.a-,'_.      " '  Tefcphone 886-2069  ROSE & ART ENTERPRISES  Pottery, Supplies, dosses & firing  deoler for Duncan's Ceramic products  Pine Rd. & Grondview Ave.  P.O. Box 62, Gibsons, B.C.  L. & H. SWANSON LTD.  Septic Tank* end Drain Fields* Backhoe and  Front End Loader Work.  Screened Cement Gravel -Fill and Road Gravel  Phone 885-9666 - Box 172 - Sechelt  MADEIRA MARINA  Madeira Park, B.C.  Your OMC Service Centre - Peninsula Evinrude  Deoler - Cabins - Traileip & Hook-up rCarpp  Sites - Trailer Court - Launching Ramp  Phone 883-2266  OCEANSIDE FURNITURE  AND CABINET SHOP  '     Custom cabinetry for home and office  Kitchen Specialists  R. Birkfn, Beach Ave., Roberta Creek  Phone 886-2551  For Your Fuel Supplies  Danfiy Wheeler  Your  IMPERIAL ESSO DEALER  886-9663 - Hopkins Landing  'Tailored Suits    by DrapeshJre  Work dnd Dress Clothing  Accessories - Jewelry  Watch Repairs - Timex Watches  MARINE MEN'S WEAR  1585 Marine - Phone 886-2116  PENINSULA, CLEANERS  1521 Gower Pt. Road  886-2200 Gibsons  FOR YOUR FAMILY DRY CLEANING NKDS  READY-MIX CONCRETE AND  BUILDING SUPPLIES  Your One Stop Building Store  For All Your Building H**^  GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLIES LTD.  1653 Seaview - Phone 886-2642  LEN WRIT'S TRANSFER  Household Moving & Storage  Scows ��� Logs  SECHELT TOWING & SALVAGE  LTD.  Heavy Equipment Moving & Log Towing   L. HIGGS '  Phone 885-9425  GIBSONS HARDWARE LTD.  ..,.,.,,,^^^,^^QHr|^eU?; < x~ ,7������  D^erehjp.  Phone 886-2442 -Gibsons, B.C.  PARKINSON'S HEATING LTD.  GIBSONS  ESSO OIL FURNACES  No down poympnt r Bank interest -  TenTyj?<f*_yt�� P��y  Complete Jm? of appliances  For free estimate���Coll 886-2728  TWIN CREE_C(LUMBER  BUILDING SUPPLIES LTD.  Dial 886-2808  When You Need Building Supplies  Give Us A Call.  , FREE ESTIMATES  BOAT OWNERS  Consult Capt. W. Y. Higgs  Box 339, Gibsons, B.C. ��� 886-9546  Re INSURANCE CLAIMS  BOAT��SALES   "~ PENINSULA SEPTIC TANK  SERVICE  Prompt - Effective - On The Spot  Service.  Call 886-9533 or 886-7071 after  5:30 p.m.  Fully Insured  Bernina fit Omega  Sales, Parts, Service  Phono 886-2664  R.R. 1 Gibsons  jffiilf/ffiSy SW^ilfi]r-r_Sr_l ftfl_3_?ff^_SSF ^K_lffWll?y  L  .1.  SUNCO PROPERTY PATROL  Gov't Licenced and Bonded  Sorvlna  the   Sunshine   Coa.t.   Offers  tocurlty-  chock patrol to tuit you.  "WC CARI. ABOUT YOUR PROPERTY"  Ph,  885-9737 Benner Block, Sechelt  or Ph.   883-2688,   Box 43, Sechelt.  UNSHINE  EWINQ  ERVICE  FREE HOME DEMONSTRATION  REPAIRS AND SERVICE ON ALL MAKES  Mra. Mono Havies - 885-9740  !��� ������     11 ��i������im 1��� ��������� m  |i    mil ��nii���n���������������' in ��� ��������� mii   iq  HOWE SOUND 5-10-15c STORE  1589 Marine - Gibsons  -  886-9852  Everything from Needles to  School Supplies  McPHEDRAN ELECTRIC LTD.  Residential - Commercial  Industrial Wiring  Electric Heating Specialists  Gibsons 886-9689  Serving Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  At tho Sign of tho Chevron  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  8. MARINE SERVICE LTD.  Machine Shop ��� Arc ond Acty Welding  Stool Fabricating ��� Morlno Woya  Automotive ond Morlno Repair*  Standard Morlno Station  Phon. PCK-7731        B-��. 0B6-995&. .86-93^.  R. H. (BOB) CARRUTHERS  Oil Stoves ond Heaters  Cleaned and Serviced  Port Mellon to Earl's Cove  Gibsons, B.C. Phono 886-9354  C & S SALES  SECHELT, B.C.  APPLIANCES - HARDWARE  HOME FURNISHINGS  Phone 885-9713 .-  . ��  Phone 885-2818 1  NITA'S BEAUTY SALON <  Open in the Richter Block  Sechelt, B.C. !  PERMANENT WAVES���TINTS j  HAIR CUT ��� STYLING ��� SHAPING  9 o.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Sotui-lay  BELA1R CUSTOM UPHOLSTERY  REUPHOLSTERING - fiESTYUNG  Ik eysix>i^��i_s_af^  Phone 886-2873 after 6 p.m.  UNSHINE AUTO GLASS  COAST REPLACEMENT  'ERVICE LTD.      A SPECIALTY  COLLISION REPAIRS  24 HOUR TOWING���886-2811  Latest Equipment for '.  FRAME & WHEEL ALIGNMENT     ]  Wilson Creek, B.C. - 885-9466      j  THE TOGGERY  Ladies' and Children's Wear  Open six days a week  Phone 885-2063  Cowrie Street, Sechelt  WIGARD'S SEWING CENTRE  Authorized    \  Singer Sewing Machine Dealer  Cowrie St. - Sechelt - Ph. 885-9345  EXCAVATIONS  Foundations - trees removed  Clearing and Road Building -  Gravel, Navvy & Fill  A SIMPECINS���885-2132   BRICKLAYING l  GIBSON GIRL BEAUTY SALON  Gibsons Village  txperts at cuts, coiffs and colour  Custom Perms ��� Phone 886-2120  (CLOSED MONDAY)  Phone 885-2062  SIM ELECTRIC LTD.  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS  APPLIANCES'��� ELECTRIC HEAT  Phone 885-2062  Sechelt���885-9654  CONTROLLED BLASTING  FREE ESTIMATES  FRED DONLEY  Pender Harbour - 883-2403  PLUMBING REPAIRS  Installing Fixtures  Free estimates -  Phono anytime  GEO. FAWKES  885 2100 - Sechelt, B.C.  ROY t% WAGENAAR  B.C. Land Surveyors  Whitakcr Block- Davis Bay  R.R. 1 Sechelt, B.C.  885-2332 or ZEnith 6430   ,-__-,. -i .:.  .  1 -."v.ffrtvp *w<.i*'"i��i  ,j*114^.((r��.tj*J. "."(���,_��� ���H^Jb^w.^^.t^^^iWlai  i * ^st^#;t^tenY?i" * yM  Ottawa Report:  . " ."'."    ' '    ��'  ���The Times, Ottawa Bureau -  OTTAWA���Canada is very rapidly losing  its reputation as a nation of homeowners, lias becomes obvious lo anyone looking at the skyline of any large Canadian  centre today, its horizon dotted wriflHtdgk >  risk apartment btuldings. "���   [  Yet in the race between demand and  supply of apartments, supply bas been  tailing badly. Housing experts -draw a line  at a vacancy rate of three per cent in Judging whether a city has a bousing shortage.  In ll of the larger metropolitan areas chosen for sampling by the Dominion Bureau  of Statistics the vacancy level has been  below ifchree percent for tfae last two years  with only one exception.  The exception is Montreal where vacatar  ~cWs'TM���~MM^^T.%T~aW"'i^^SmS^S~'"  per cent to 4.7 per cent. Here quite obviously the super-effort to provide accommodation for visitors at Expo '67 Resulted  in a more comfortable situation by the middle of this year when the survey was made.  Semi-detached houses, row bousing and  duplexes were excluded from the survey.  In apartment units alone vacancy levels  have shown an almost consistent decline  between 1963 and 1968. Calgary was probably overstocked with apartments and bad  a 16.3 per cent of its apartments vacant  in 1963. Vacancies dropped steadily to 1.8  per cent in 1967 and l.l per cent this year.  Edmonton had a 13 per cent vacancy level in 1964 which was cut in half in 1965  and remained at 2.3 per cent in1 the next  three years.  Winnipeg vacancies rose from 3.8 per  cent in 1963 to 5-6 per cent in 1964. Last  year and this year the vacancy rate has  been 1.5 per cent. In all three western  cities there is a boom this year in apart  ment buildings that should be reflected  in an easier situation in 1969.  But apartment vacancies tell only a  part of the story of the decline'in home  ownership. Probably not a half of Canadian families, living in rented dwellings  are in apartment blocks. The Test live in  duplexes or single unit housing.*,  For statisitieal purposes officials of Central Mortgage and Housing Corporation  class only ithe single detached house as owner-occupied. They admit that this is a  rough and ready way of calculating but  contend that the number of detached houses rented to tenaate probably matches the  number of owner-occupied semidetached  and row houses.  The National Housing Act in its modem  form was passed in 1954. It was designed  not only to remedy a chronic housing shortage that had developed sinice the pre-war  days but was specifically planned to encourage home ownership arid put it within reach of the smaller income man.  In the immediate postwar years with  inflation inevitable as soon as controls  were lifted home owning was not only a  good hedge but there was a reasonable  prospect of the "value of housing increasing  at a faster pace than other prices. Im this  period starts on dete^^d_?-~__gs which. "  CMHC considers as owner-occ-ipded ran  as high as 80 per cent of the total. In 1949  they were 78 i__- eent.  The 1954 legislation not only introduced  the low down payment and long term insured mortgage but held interest rates under a ceiling. It started a new era w. wmcu  the home owner had a very small equity  in his home and would have little for  some years to come.  In the following year if the CMHC classification is used 71 per cent of all dwelling  units stalled were being built by or for  owners. Apartment units started in that  year were only 19 per cent. Row housing  in its modern form was still a thing of the  future.  During the first eight months of this  year the situation is almost completely reversed. Apartment units alone have accounted for 61 per cent of the total. Other  housing in the rental class has been 10 per  cent and houses built for home ownership  only 29 per cent,  There are probably a bundle of reasons  for the change and (their order of importance has varied with the conditions of the  period under (review. Since 1956 new incentives have been added to the National Housing Act designed to encourage home owner, building and including until this year  a growing volume of direct lending by CMHC.  But since 1U5C, probably related to rising construction costs, there has been a  conslstont decline in ithe projwjntion of home  ownership dwellings started, Intercut rates  until very recently do not appear to have  been, an important factor in discouraging  NHA housing for ownehihip, Interest ceilings were moving up and down in tlio C  to 6,75 range.  Towards ithe end of J906 tlio ccdliing went  above seven per cent tor the first time. But  in liHXi tlie proimrllon of1 home ownership  starts jumjKMl from 45 jkt cent to 53 j>er  cent; the number of apartment units started dropped from 47 per cent to 38 per cent.  Thin is the last year In which the number  of ,lidiiwe-s Warted for homo ownership has  been larger Mum the number of apartment  units.  In l!Ki7 after a year when over-all hoaxing starts had slumpix! badly National Hon.  sin.g Act regulations were .'lined. During  a Spring Incentive period CMHC whn authorized to make direct loans to bulkier*)  wli'tlwni't the pro-sale riwj.ntrcnwaiit. Than  may have done something to Increase tho '  t.toek of jrental housing (though it was not  designed to encourage apartment build'  ings,  With CMHC Interest ceilings Increased  ' In (vclober i:>f>7 1" B,~.) [xt rent ond the  average loan ilo th<> home owner hy (approved lenders by the end of the year 7,8!)  jkt cent, Interest .>ecaiiie .i more Important consideration. The average approved  lender rate to the home owner by May  of Mils year wun H.OH jkt cent nnd In August  H.ftH |mt rent,  HoineowniTs took out their pencils and  began wondering whether It wouldn't Ik-  more profiitafolo to sell, invent tho proceodn  and rent, Prospective lwim< owiners with  cash to make a down payment wondered  whether this was the best way to Invest It.  The Interest rate jH..duiliun Is .about to  swing back and may have some effect on  home ownership, But. It Mil! tafcc more than  this to rt'storw Jwin�� owning to to earlier  jKjjnilarity. ,  Gaol for car and driver ^ It is never t^ iate to take up a new ;s$]  who's uninsured in Mexico hobby proved Mrs. Elsa Warden who |s^  TRAVELO-RS by automobile to Mexico recently completed  an eight  thou- ��!?;-  for the upcoming Olympics or sidetrip- san(j II^e trip across Canada  phig   from   Hemis-Fair   in   San   Antonio, b;m  Texas, should ibe aware of tough Mexican ft r\r\f\ ��i -i ��� v.S-lfeiJ  insurance laws, says the B.C. Automobile �� IJIjlj   TTllIfi    SOVGIlflirG     fcY**  Association. -l-WU    iiixxv    uui vuiU-y     f>  Automobile insurance is not compulsory * j y%       j 1    J il'^ .  t��S&S>V2��Zf��.,��Z for lone Pender ladY ���$.  impounded unless proof of acceptable in- (MRS. EISA Warden and her little green Ef^a?  ���surance is furnished to the authorities. Volkskagen are back home on Francis NtYf  ���BCAA.say that "acceptable" insurance Peninsula after travelling 8,000 miles ac- h  often means a policy issued by a company ross  Canada,   through  the New  England K* tf  licensed to write insurance in Mexico for states off New York; Vermont; New Hamp- >&�����/  the period of time the motorist plans tp shire and Maine and along the coast to  'be in the country. New Brunswick.  Policies issued by Canadian or Ameri-        The jo was j adv6nture for t^  can companies not hcensed in Mexico some Mrs   Waiden ^ onl    learned to ^      ^ -?  .times -provide coverage for travel in the      . M d ^ , ,t .  22?T bSl3re ^STT��� ^ aCC6P" S^rr^f e^y ^enS^wto 3  table by Mexican authorities. undertake such a ���brio alonp,  ���Thus, tiie BCAA warn, a Canadian mo- ^fy^^^Y^^'  .oris, involved in an accident in Mexico Most " lthe tim* Mrs- Warden camped  ���may still be jailed and have his car im- >but  occasionally stayed   at small hotels;  pounded even though he has  a covering sbe chose not to travel a* m^t but set mt  Canadian policy. early *** tbe nwnmg.  The ordinary way   to arrange  proper Freeways were no problem to this in-  duraition-of-visit  coverage  is   to   purchase ^^ ^ who loves to driv���  and ziP-  a  low-cost  tourist  policy.   These   can be Vm2--along -at seventy miles an hour, won-  obtained    at    an   American    Automobile dered atthe IarSer cars which Passed as  bonier   office   handling !Mexicao-_i_*_i_-_l ^ she were s^nd111- s��&-  insurance at the point of entry. ��� ���'  ROSE - PLAIN OR GARLIC  DILL PICKLES  MALKIN'S  KERfia CORN ,  BURN'S SPORK  LUIJCHEOf. HEAT  12 OK.  tin   KCLLOGG'S  C0R_ FLAKES..  oz. pkg.  Am   elevator   operator   grew  tired   iof  Today's youth is more sophisticated. Iff    jpeqple asking' Man for'the time, so he hung  ��oath "Tartoington.,wer % write Seventeen   .a dock in the elevator. Now all day long,  CHICKEN. 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