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 Gibsons-Sechelt . . .  West Canadian Graphic Industries Ltd.^  160b West 5th Ave.,  Vancouver 9. B.C.  COAST Cable Vision officials report good  progress on both Gibsons and Sechelt  Cable TV systems. , .-.  In the Sechelt area the new right-of-  way through the forested area north and  east/of..'Sechelt has been cleared and when  the lower levels of the cable runs.  Much of the work involving site clearing, setting of poles and towdrs and clearing of rights-of-way has been a co-ordinated effort involving -L.-& H. Swanson  Limited and Barry Pearson, working with  . _1___3  Serving tho Sunshine Coast, (Howe Sound to Jervis Inlet),~jr,duding Port Mellon, Hopkins Landing, Granthams Landing, Gibsons, Roberts Creek.  Wilson Creek, Selmo Park, Sechelt, Halfmoon <Boy, Secret.Cove, Pender Harbour, Madeira Park, Kleindole, Irvine's Landing, Earl Cove, Egmont.  Registration No. 1142  2nd Class.Mail .  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 4,1970  Volume 7, No. 10  10c  8 Pages  th)sf ground dries out somewhat, heavy    Coast   Cable   Vision'" employees ��� John  equipment may ;be able to operate over  at least a part of the cable route.  Some sections of the, mountain right-  of-way are so steep and so very rugged  that the use of either wheeled or track  equipment may he entirely nnt^of the  question in particular areas.  .,;. Seventy-foot H-frame type towers  have been erected and guyed at both Sechelt and Gibsons antenna sites. High-  gain, ruggedized antennas will be' erected  soon on these towers.  Two pre-fabricated equipment huts  have been delivered and -these will be  erected in the near future at locations on  Thomas, Stan Stubbs and Gerry "Wood.  Two Coast Cable Vision trucks have  already become familiar sights on the  Peninsula and soon, two large ladder  trucks will also arrive on the scene,          A spokesman for the company states  that it is hoped to make a start, soon, cm-  construction of a pole line on Qilmour.  Road. This is required to carry electric  power up to the equipment building and  it will also support the coaxial cable carrying TV signals from the vicinity of  Mount Elphinstone into Gibsons and-surrounding areas.  200 bed unit���'. , .  established at ,St.  centre  curb's  ST. MARY'S Hospital, Sechelt is now  sitting on a veritable" treasure house*  of equipment and supplies, sufficient to  establish a two hundred bed emergency  hospital; advance treatment centre and  ?,'J*     <C  ���  W-'*WflaV^''*.iy^y.j��^^  REGINAWHO?  An. offender appearing in court last  week told the Judge in Sechelt that there  were.errorrs in the summons served upon  him by the police. "It states Regiria versus myself and that is not the name of the  person lying the charge against me," he  told the court.  NEW CHAIRMAN  Roberts Creek representative on the  Regional Board, Cliff Gilker, was elected  chairman for the corning year, at last regular meeting of the Board, January 30th.  Only other nomination came from Norm  Watson who suggested Frank West. Mr.  W<st^oihted~TDartr-he"has' already served  his term in the chair.  MEXICO WAY  Back from vacation in Mexico a local  resident tetls its he encountered, a number  of local people taking advantage of the  siin; .'Jbidded,': on^riev^knows who' one  wiU'burnp into-next;'w^y down south of  the border," he says.  " ^  DEPARTED  Assistant - Secretary Treasurer to the  Sunshine" Coast Regional Board, Barry  Jamieson, has, according to the Secretary Treasurer's monthly report, left the  area.to take up a position at Merrit, B.C.  casualty .collecting  unit.  The Emergency Medical Unit packed  for long term storage "arrived in Sechelt  last week loaded on two exceptionally  large, forty-five foot trailer, "trucks and  took two days to unload into the base*  ment fd&Hhe hospital.  ����� .^Supervising the unloading was Mr.  Ellwood Derbyshire, Co-ordinator of  Emergency Health Services who said that  Squamish was to have been the emergency equipment storage centre but only  St. Mary'sTTIospitarTiad sufficient storage room for the 1,000 boxes and crates  containing 50,000 lbs of equipment.   "  EMERGENCY CENTRES   .-���'."  Other emergency centres * located in  the vicinity are in Nanaimo; White Rock  and Mission.  Mr..Derbyshire explained that in the  event of a disaster with an overwhelming  number of casualties, a 2000 bed emergency hospital could be established in a  secondary school. Places like the Legion  Hall could be used for advance treatment  centres. *���      *  Carefully catalogued and colour coded,  the crates contain a 10 kilowat generator  for the operating room which has 3 operating tables, a three kilowat generator  for the X-Ray machine which' is* a polar-  oid type; sterilizer, "which use propane;  water pump and tank and everything else  required for a field hospital. **  Dr. D. L. Gemmill, director of Coast  Local: representative  viiecflo work-shop  four charges . .<��.  DURING   an   early   morning   check   at-  Roberts Creek January 25th the driver  of a motdr vehicle told RCMP officers  his name was John Albert Simpson," of  current. ...  Burnaby man, Donald H. McKee,  charged with driving without due care  and attention, was fined $150. He was  Charter President  Last Saturday was a very special  evening for Mrs, Jaye Lynn Helmer  for she was installed Charter President of the Sechelt Kinette Club arid  on behalf of the^club accepted many  gifts from other clubs in the Zone,  Pictured with Jaye on the . left is  Sechelt Kin President Ray Witt, and  Deputy Governor Larry Ross.  Ann Jqe of the Sechelt Indian Band  was invited to attend a two-day workshop on Indian Adult Education, January  30/31, at the Villa Motor Hotel in Vancouver.  The workshop was organized by the  Extension Department of the University.-  of British Columbia under the sponsorship of the Department Of Indian Af-..  fairs. Outstanding educational authorities  from both sides of the border were included among the lecturers.  Branch 140 announces  honorary memberships  FQUR honorary memberships for the current year have been awarded by  Branch 140, Canadian Legion to Louis  Valfour, Ralph Stepharisoh, Sonny Benner  and Bruce Arundale. These' members  among others who.are not war veterans,  have been most zealous in helping Branch  140 in its work of Community Service,  The 'field.'on Community Service is  continuously enlarging as veterans and  their dependents become less nvunerous  and the Branch is honored to have the  assistance of such as these in promoting  juvenile sports', scholarships, etc.  Branch 140 has also confirmed ;the list  oLdonations made for charitable purposes.  The list this year includes: St. Mary's  ^Hospital Auxiliary; Sunshine Coast Senior Citizen and Housing; Residential  School Band; Salvation Army; and local  Bursaries and .Scholarships,  A new fund has been set up for Community Disaster, to aid families affected  by unexpected emergencies such as destruction of a home by fire, sudden death  of a bread-winner, etc. Situations such  as this often require immediate help and  Branch 140 wants to give that help while  more lasting arrangements are being  made.  Wide powers . . .  Vancouver B.C.   He  was   subsequently,   involved in a three car collision at the  taken to Sechelt for a breathalyzer test.  Later investigations revealed the fact  his name was Jorma Veikko Eksyma, aged'  twenty. *  Appearing, in court Monday January  26th  in -Gibsons���before  Judge   Charles  Mittelsteadt, Eksyma faced a total of four  charges; driving with more- than 80 Mgs.  of alcohol in his blood; ��� driving  while  .-.    u ,j. �����   ,._ ,t -. -��� ~      . ���_   ���.   * ..    under suspension;  minor  in  possession;  Garibaldi Health Unit gives authority for        . * er   ersons driving ,?iccnce.  release of supplies and the local Civil ��   ,7    ,r* . -; _-���       v-"i i���  Defense supplies transportation and man- 9nJ^ -brst charge...he was fined $300  power. Captain Wes; Hodgson of Gibsons ��r w.default-60 days.Orvthe: second count  is local Civil Defense Co-ordinator.   IV three^-months in pa"kalJa together with  require 131 people to man the casualty ���"��' additional six month suspension. His"  collecting  unit   and should include   81  people trained in first aid.  To take care of emergencies the Federal Government has $1 Vi. million invested  in emergency supplies in the Province  of British Columbia the value estimated  at Federal Government cost price.  licence was already under suspension to  September 14, 1970. As a minor in possession he was fined $50 or 10 days in default. ��� For the fourth count he was/sentenced to $50 or 10 days in default. ^  Eksyma failed to pay his fines and was  taken off to jail. Sentences will run con  Langdale Ferry Terminal December 19th  1969.      .    .  Cou:rV*wa& told the accused had been  drinking and collided with the rear of  one vehicle which in turn struck a third  vchicl  m Cattanach of Gibsons was charged  ui>aer the Motor Vehicle Apt Sec. 223 (2)  :, failure to take the breathalyzer test."  Jje was fined $300 or 60 days if in default  find  his driving  licence  suspended  for  jhrce months.  ��t Asa result of a rpotor-yeracle accident  nuary 17th near.Qibspris in which his  'hick, overturned "on the "highway, Mel-  ille Raines, of- Roberts Creek, was fined  300 for driving with more than 80 Mgs.  (of alcohol in his blood. It was stated that  fat the time road conditions were slippery.  Break, entry and theft from a dwelling house on Pratt Road, Gibsons, resulted in charges 'aid against two Pratt  Road residents. Charges against a female  person for an offence arising from ,the  incident   are  under  consideration.  Theft for more than $3,000 was reported  to police January 3rd and, following enquiries, charges have been laid against  Frank Unruh and Norman Roy Fast.  Police report' that shortly after the  theft, the sum of approximately $2,900  was recovered. Victims of the theft were  Mr. and Mrs. John Macleod,  ACCORDING to newly elected chairman of the Sunshine Coast Regional  District, Cliff Gilker, Director Frank West  was quite in order writing to the Pollution Control Board regarding proposals  by Gibsons" Council to establish a sewer  outfall near Gospel Rock.:  interested to read reports that council  had held meetings with the PCB and  had been instructed to submit a new  permit-application for the sewer system.  Further it had been indicated that the  application would probably be approved.  . He said he therefore took the liberty  Controversial... situation ��� -arose   when     of writing again 'JLo the department, comr  West, for the second time, was alleged     mentine, that he- wondered if there was  ��� ~    tan..a.    ......�����.��.     a.*..............,,     a.*..* a.*.-*.     .....la.  1    ��Tl 1 :T I   .1.-    hrtf  to have written expressing concern with  council's plans and implying he was writing on behalf of the Regional "Board.  At last meeting of the Board, a letter was read from Mr. Chief Director of  the Pollution Control Board which, in  effect; asked the Boards attitude in regard  to West's letter.  Mayor Wally Peterson, Gibsons Village'representative on the Board, said he  would like to see a copy of the letter sent  by Director West to the PCB for he hud  no recollection of it ever coming before  the Board, or of the Board asking him to  write such a letter.  West, during a lengthy explanation,  said he had written on behalf of residents  of the Gower Point area in order to as-  sertain   intent  of council,  He  had  been  NDP Dave Barrett . . .  erger'successor contacted  regarding gravel -operation  Police move in . ..  evelry1  ARRIVING     ut    the   Elphinstone   High  School Khortly before IT p.m. .Satin-  day January iMth in order to pick up his  (laughter from a danCe, a Sechelt. parent  (���literal a smoke filled auditorium In  which ii dance of h��.i t.M was taking- place.  Long hatred choracton*. were pmlo-  minent, drinking vim taking plan* nnd  couples were being about, the floor, Some  were In stages of undrew <��nd marijuana  wan  being   smoked,       ' ��� '  At. Inst meeting-of the Sechelt nnd  Dltitrlet Chamber of CommcrccMixeaitlvo.  President Joe Benner related details of  Ihe incident as told him l>.V both Ihe parent and Gibsons police. No orrestti were  made, but the School Maintenance Superintendent was called to close the alliiir  down.  Cheekily! with Ihe RCMP. Ihe Times  learned that u con,* table on duly had been  alerted and drove,to the auditorium, On  entering lie was blinded by the "spotlight  which wan Cm net! on him. When hi* eyes  .became accustomed once more lo Ihe  < gloom, he wiw able to sec liquor hollies  were ucnUured nround^hu smell of marl-  ippy types  juanu was quite evident and about seventy-five percent of those present were  hippy types.  Purpose of the dance appears somewhat vague. One School Trustee told tho  Times he was unaware of the incident or  that Ihe auditorium had been requested  for i\ dance, +  Chamber President Benner stated he  hadVpokon to Ihe Board Chairman, Mis.  Sheila Kitson and she loo was surprised  to hear that such an event had taken  place,  A former Truster* expressed the view ,  that the hippy element In the area is something we can do without, "we have  enough to worry about wllh our own  young people experimenting with cimnii-  his without have to put up wllh these  outsiders' coming in and cn<v��ur;ig|ng  thrill." he added,  0 The Sechelt Chamber members expressed ama/.emei.t that * such an orgy  have been permitted nnd moved a letter  lie sent the Hoard of School Trustcr.i  expressing grave concern, The President  ���mid he understand*- Ihe mailer Is lo he  brought before the Gibson*. Chamber also.  New  Presidents  Gibsons Royal Canadian Legion  Branch 109, held its installation of  new officers on Saturday evening  with Zone Representative Pat Schindel conducting the L,A. installation.  New Presidents on tho right are  Dorothy Bragg and Dan Dawe.  Archie Rutherford  back on Recr. Board  ALTHOUGH news reports and advcrllrc-  ments were carried In the Times making ele.'T Ihe fart Wc-M S<vrielt and the  Halfmoon Bay area needed to nominate a  representative on the Heglonal l.onrd 'n  fill the post vacated by retirement of Ar-  rhle Kutherford, the last election took  place with no nominations for the dlstrld,  Since that lime, a number of anguished  cry.*, have filled the air and some names  have hit n submitted to the Board, which  could  appoint a   suitable  candidate,  Problem war", termlnatrd al last regular meeting with appearance of Mr. Rutherford who, It seems, had agreed lo accept  the one year term. He was duly Installed  .Hid once again Halfmoon Bay and W��>t  Sechelt   have representation,  AdmlnUlruttki' Chorlfj. (ntoiiirif* i-rprr-  ted he had a letter from one redden I  which he believed to be in connection  with the .situation, tiuforunntely it was illegible.  PUBLIC gallery was filled to capacity  and others filled the hallway when  deputations and individuals turned up at  ���last meeting of the Sunshine Coast He-  gionnl Board, Frlduy January 30th.  Much of the concern expressed evolved  from a number of tumors based upon a  mixture of truth and fantasy regarding  proposals six months or so ngo to establish  i;ravel  pits in  Ihe area.  Two companies were involved and each  separate plans for loading sites, neither  or which included transporting gravel  along or across the highway, One had  plans for barge loading facilities at Porpoise Bay, the other planned a con,veyer  system under the highway through to a  loading base on Indian Heserve property,  Speaker for lb'.' group, A, Lynn of  Selma Park produced a letter from Socialist MI.A Dave Barnitt which suggested  the Heglonal Board would bo responsible  for approving or disapproving gravel operations In the area,  Newly elected Chuhman, Cliff Gilker,  told Lynn "for your Information the Board  does not grant such permission because  It is not. in its power to do so,"  Director Lorne Wolverlon told the  group that tenUdlve plans were submitted to the Bourd by Construction Aggregates jilx months or more ligo, These  Indicated a conveyor system under Ihe  highway from Indian lease property at  Bclmn Park, Since that time nothing fur-  thcr has been heard of the proposals,  Director Prank West added; "it Is  quite possible the company ha:, completely  abandoned Its plans.  Chairman Gilker concluded the discussion with "we have toIdvyou all we  hnow, wc know nothing more but I nr<-  nure you we will be Ihe first to know  when romething doe**, take plarc and will  make certain nothing is e:,tab|li.hed which  would in anv way be a detriment."  ANNF.XED "  KcqucM by the SrSma Park Community Awmlation foe Jnclusloi. In the Heglonal District some month*! ago wan  agreed upon by lh<* Board, n resolution  Wia passed, approved by the Department  of Municipal Affairs and included in Letters Patent.  Unfortunately, in.���so,doing, certain lots ,  which previously were in Selma Park are  now in the Davis Bay urea, Consequence  is that residents involved now have to  pay higher street lighting tax than those  still in Selma Park,  Mr, Lynn told the Board he. had previously apppeared at a regular meeting  to protest the situation, he had been as-  Mired that all would be rectified, Since  then he has corresponded with the Sccro- '  tary Treasurer but has received no satis- "  faction. ���   ,  Heferring to past correspondence, Administrator Charles Gooding said the  Board had been requested to tlfhe in  Selma Park and had done previously  what had been asked, The two properties  In, question, duo to un earlier error by  Victoria, were in an overlap of Davis Bay  and in fact were eligible for double taxation, In taking In Sclmu Park, the Board  had to designate the boundary and in so  doing the two properties became part of  Davis Bay.  This might be unfortunate in (hat they  are not In a higher |tnx area but there hi  nothing the board can do,  Director West agreed wllh Mr, Gooding that the Board had fully complied  with the regui'M of 1he Selmu Park Community Association. Lynn, however,  argued that Bylaw 19 In not. valid and  that'his property, now In Davis Bay,  should be within the Selma Park Improvement District. West, In turn, told him  that the Selma Park Improvement District'  Is no longer exist;* as such.  Director Norm Watson commented  thiil the mmpluinanti* have obviously  been legislated Into a higher cost area  and therefore have good cuuse to protest.  Director Archie Hutherford agreed, adding  "Ihey have i\ legitimate beef and I mii;-  giv-t they write a letter of protest to the  Moan! which we m torn should mibmit to  Victoria".  It was finally agreed tho matter be  turned over lo Ihe, Flounce Committee  for   further   titudy,  secret deaT between council and the !PUC  to put in a sewer outfall. "I have since  received a letter from the Director of the  PUC stating he would in no way become  involved in anything contravening the  Act" he said.  West added "I think it was very nice  of the Director to write the Board bringing the <��� matter out into the open but I  think it was also slightly mischievous in  that he says I wrote on the 12th of December, when, at that time, the application was not even in".  He concluded "if I cannot write on  behalf of the area I represent then who  can I act for."  Chairman Gilker said a policy has already been established whereby a director  is free to write such letters involving a  matter which docs not involve the Board.  Mayor Peterson asked "docs that mean  any director can have Regional Board  letterheads so that we can all write on  these matters?"   ���  The Chairman said "not entirely, it  depends upon wind her it involves the  Board or not. If it Is in connection with  only those in a'particular directors area  then I see nothing wrong ,vvJth it. It might  not be done rry the local councils or .school  board but I know II is done elsewhere".  Mayor Peterson argued "that as the  Board had been involved, a copy of  West's letter should he in the Board office,  To a comment by the Chairman that  it is a mutter of intent, Mayor Peterson  presented plans of the proposed sewer  including treatment plant and said "here  is our Intent, It Is not a secret".  Mayor Peterson was then obliged to  answer the same question three times  put to him by Director West "does village  council plan to dump raw sewages into  the sea?" He was told each time "ho, our  plans call for a treatment, plant'*.  Director Norm Watson asked the  Mayor "what type of platlt do you expect  to install",, He was I old "a secondary treatment plant",  Went commented "according to our ex-  perls'it is a primary plant' but this will  bo Investigated",  Discussion followed enquiry by the  PCB Director as lo whether the Board  planned to become involved in pollution  control, Chairman Gilker suggested lime  will come when this will be necessary  whether directors like it or not.  -. Director Watson stated he fell the  matter could be dealt within five minutes.  Past Chairman, Lorne Wolverlon agree,  hut t^hc Chairman said the matter is an  impoilant one and took up a Jocular  comment by Director Tyncr that the  Finance Committee under the chnlrman-  .shlp of Director West Investigate the  situation,  Mayor Peterson objected  to  thin and  ,stilted "you are now referring this to a  man   who   has   already   objected   lo  our  pluim and who will now have the chanre  to objee) |i|;uii,,"  Suggestion that Mayor Peter.Min be  Inclnded lh the committee was rejected  by the Chu|i mini who said "you are Involvement in tin* mutter and therefore  it writ Id not  br In order"'.  Director Archie lluUiei IdkJ pointed out  tluil the committee would have to report  hack to the Hoiird and no action could  be taken without snuiport of the Board.  *,�����>   ^.gm^** <h�� *. .   4*.^-   ���  >   ��>����*�������  *���>   ^.*. *- ^-*li J .-.,". -      a   ���.  Ba.A 4  f La. DA>!.ri,U  ��,'��n.    U/n��n>J��i     GnL.ltxm  ^     107A I i  Page 2 The Penlnsulo times, Wenesday. February 4. 1970  REAL ESTATE (Continued)   REAL ESTATE (continued)      REAL ESTATE (Continued)      AUTOS & TRUCKS (Cont.)    LEGAL NOTICES (Cont.)        FOR SALE.  Sv  The VzmiiSVuffeme* Sechelt -Phone 885-9654  Classified  -  BLOCK BROS.1     -  Phone    Mr.    Good    263-4993  aeollect or 736-5933  service on all prop-^  erties\.nd businesses.  4MMMIWfl��WI��l��1IW��>tM����la<��l������laMMriaW\tM^  Published Wednesdoy by  The Penlnsulo Times Ltd.,  at Sechelt. B.C.  Established 1963  Member, Audit Bureau  of Circulations  September 30, 1969'  Grosi Circulation 2526  -     - Paid Circulation 2287   As filed with the Audit Bureau  of Circulation, subject to audit..  Classified Advertising Rates:  3-Llne Ad-Briefs (12 words)  One Insertion  : 75c  Three  Insertions $1.50  Extra lines (4 words)  15c  (This rate does not apply to  commercial Ad-Briefs.)  Box Numbers 1 Oc extra  25c Book-keeping charge is added  for Ad-Briefs not paid by  publication date.  Legal or Reader advertising 35c  per count line.  Display  advertising   in   classified  Ad-Briefs columns, $1.75. per inch.  Subscription Rates���  By mall, Peninsula area _$5.00 yr.  By mall, beyond 30 miles "$5.50 yr.  By mail, special citizens _-_$3 yr.  By carrier; ",    '���','; 50c month  COMING EVENTS  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Gibsons  Wed. Feb. 4, last chance to see  "THE BIG BOUNCE"  (Restricted)  Thur., Fri.. Sat., Feb. 5. 6, & 7  evenings   at   8   p.m.   Matinee  Sat. at 2 p.m.  Rowan & Martin star in  'THE MALTESE BIPPY"  "  in color  Sun.,   Feb.   8  at   7   p.m.  and  Mon��� Tue.. Feb. 9 & 10  at 8 p.m.  "THE FEARLESS  VAMPIRE KILLERS"  1       starring Sharon Tate  ��� Plus ���  "THE..GREEN-SLIME"  both in color  3913-10  PERSONAL (Continued)  WISH to contact L.D.S. members. Phone 885-9547 or 886-  2546. 3790-tfrt  WORK WANTED  t.,,..h��� , .,��..... ���  EXPERIENCED      dressmaker  & alterations. Ph: 886-2963.  *      3208-tfn  E TRADE  3061-tfn  CNDER HARBOUR: A  near\l acre lot, level and  cleared and access road. In arboreal subdivision. All services. $4,500 F.P. Easy terms.:  .   SECHELT: Make your offer  on this prime lot on a' quiet  street    near     Porpoise    Bay.  landscaped,   fenced.   Renovate  TILLiCUM Chimney Service.  Eaves cleaned and repaired.  Painting, gardening, janitor  service, odd jobs etc. All work  guaranteed. RR1 Sechelt, Ph.  885-2191 preferably evenings.  2754-tfn  CARPENTER   ejepert   in   all  lines,    reliable,    reasonable.  Anywhere on Sunshine' Coast.  886-7423 eves. 3510-tfn  LIGHT   construction   &, odd  jobs.   Guaranteed   work   at  low rates. Euripides construction  Ph. 885-9385, 3844-10  WANTED  PENINSULA   EVERGREENS,  Salal wanted ���Please con-"  tact J. M. Hayes at Sechelt,  B.C. Phone 885-9962.  2837-tfn  WANTED 9" table saw and 4"  jointer.  886-7018.       "3897-10  HELP WANTED  CARD OF THANKS  WE would very much like to'  "thank all the. kind neighbours and the Firemen for  their immediate help on the  flight df the fire, Jan. 10, at  our house in.the Orchard. A  special thanks to Mr. and Mrs.  Gibson; Mr. Simpkins and  tradesmen who postponed other commitments to give us  immediate help after the fire.  ���Mr. nnd Mrs. Leslie Pratt.  3901-10  WE would like to thank all  the doctors and nurses of  Powell River General Hospital. Special thanks to Dr.  Cunningham and' p.\ Fisher  who were so kind and gave  such loving care to our Dad  the late Robert L. Jones. Special thanks also to Allan  Thompson and Ben Nicholas  for th6ir words of comfort and,  to neighbours" and friends for  their flowers and kind words  of sympathy.���Bob, Millie, Vi,  Gcno'nnd families.       3908-10  WE WISH to express sincere  thanks to those who sent  flowci'R nnd cards nnd messages of nympathy during the Illness nnd passing of our mother und grandmother Mrs.  Hazel WiiIUh. Special thanks  to Dr, Burtnick nnd the staff  of St, Mary's Hospital and to  Mr. John Harvey. Also to  those who sent donations to St.  Mary's  Hospital.���The  family.  3911-10  ..I,   i  cfelTUARY  WALLIS ��� Jnnunry 25, 1970,  llsizel Elizabeth Wnllis, In  hoi* BUtl. year, of 1350 West.  10th Ave,, Vancouver, nnd of  Glh.Mont!, B.C. Survived by 4  uonu, Bruce, Burnaby; Biinn,  Winnipeg; Bob McFoo, Portland; Roy Bennett, Kamloop.s;  4 daughter*., Mr.s, Norma  Gnlnc.*., Mrs. Maureen Sleep,  Mrji, Sue Whiting, Gibsons,  B.C.; Mrs. Joan Whleldon,  Vancouver; 15 grandchildren.  Mr.*!, WiiIIIm was active In tho  Gibsons Hospital Auxiliary,  R.C.L Roberts Creek, St.  Mary's Hospital Society, and  the Social Credit League of  B.C, I'rivatu family service  was held January 20. Cremation, In lieu of flower*!, donations to SI. Mary'ii Hospital,  fiechi'M, B.C. Harvey Funeral  Home, directors. .I907-IO  PERSONAL  HOLIDAY    Homo  M3x<-hnngo,  For  Information  about  rent  fret holiday,  Write; \,<>x 414,  Weit  Vuncouvcr,  H.C.  31110-11  SALAL PICKERS WANTECT  Phone Mrs. Naido Wilson  885-9746 or write:  Box 390, Sechelt. B.C.  ,v 2910-tfn  CALLISON  EVERGREEN CO.  Salal Pickers Wanted  SALAL 35c BUNCH  Contact plant before picking.  Located   at  Roberts  Creek,  across street from store*  Phone 8,86-2633  3457-tfn  PENDER HAffBOUR  EVERGREENS  Madeira Park, B.C.  Salal Pickers Wanted  .      SALAL 35c-BUNCH  Contact plant before picking.  Located 1st house north of  Pender Harbour Hotel.  Phone 883-2265  3458-tfn  ROOM AND BOARD  ROOM, BOARD and care at  '.West Haven Guest Home,  Powell River, for senior citizens; Ph. 485-4518.        3856-10  FOR RENT  RITZ   Motel���Rates   by   day,  -1,   week,    month.    Commercial  crow rates. Full housekeeping.  Electric' heat.   886-2401,  Gib-"  sons, B.C. 3559-tfn  HALL for rent���Wilson Creek  Community    Hall.    Contact  Mr, H. Aiibin at 885-9575.   ��� ���  2035-tfn  DAVIS BAY, I bedroom", self  contained  apartment.   Vipw.  885-2153 evenings.        3874^tfn  HOT^m^PING room, clean  &   warm.   Private  entrance.  all found. Working man only.  Selma Park, 885-9535. 3903-tfn  SPACIOUS^^om^rnT^wl  suite, heat supplied. $90 mo.  B80-95G3. ,..,,���    ���       3005-10  MOBILE HOMES  MOBILE home service & distributor.   Box   398   Gibsons,  Phone BOO-2728. 31170-10  45 x 10 Travcllo, Washer, dryer, oversized hot water tank.  Fully   furnished,   By   appointment only. 885-2314,    3873-tfn  10 X 52 j;enenil mobile home,  Ph. 1111(1-2(102, 3902-13  REAL ESTATE  RICHARD F. KENNETT  Notary Public  Sunnycreut   Shopping   Centre  Gibson!., B.C.  orfico nna-2-uii   ne.s, nno-2i3i  38t)r��-tfi.  MADEIRA PARK  PENDER HARBOUR  Just approved ��� now uubdU  Vktion of 20 large, choke view  lo* i overlooking hnrhour and  gulf, Closo to store:) nnd  r.e'i'iol.*,. Kxeellent term*, uytiil-  nhle  or remove the 3 small sturdy,  -buildings.  Well  worth  asking  price $8;950. Call DON TAIT  883-2284.  WEST SECHELT: Over 4  ac..a level, unfinished 4 'room  house. lOp "amp: wiring in.  Near school. Try $3,500 clown.  ROBERTS CREEK: Over  600' Hwy. front., sunny 2 ac.  Nicely treed. 3 room unfinished cottage. Priced for quick  sale at only $8,500.. Terms  available.    '���'.'':"  . GIBSONS: Charming 4  room cottage on quiet street.  Lge. attached garage has loads  of storage? A terrific buy at  $12,000.  One acre with 135* road  front, building site cleared.  Some view. Close to shopping  etc. $2,900 F.P.  On terrific view lot,, cozy 4  room cottage. Terms on $13,-  Lge.   levef^viHw  lot,  excellent location, 100' on blk. top^  $3,000.  In desirable location, ''few  steps to shops and beach. Older 2' bdrm. home, living room  has lge. picture window to  take advantage of the lovely  panoramic view. Convenient  kitchen, utility. Terms on  $12,000.  Expensive view .of Howe  Sound and Georgia Strait  from serviced 66' x 140 lot in  area of new homes. $4,000.  Retirement special! Vz block  to level beach and 10 min.  walk to P.O. etc. Copy 3 room  cottage with lge. utility. Fruit  trees included in landscaping,  lot fenced. $3,000 down on full  price of only $9,000.  K. BUTLER REALTY  & INSURANCE  GibsonsNB.C.  Phone 886-15000  :������������-    ^MEMBER  MULTIPLE LISTING  '  .SERVICE  WELL kept 7 room house on  5 acres. West Sechelt, good  soil. Oil. heat. Full" plumbing.  Cash $20,000. Private sale. Ph.  885-9547.       - 3789-9  FREE CATALOGUE  Sechelt Agencies Ltd.  Ph. 885-2235    Box 35, Sechelt  '3890-tfn  Excellent Investment  No. 1386: 38 acres, offers on.  $40,000 F.P.  No. 1189: Water view, 2-  bdrm. $17,500 F.P. Terms.  Norl337: Cozy retirement, 2'  bdrm. $16,000 F.P. Terms.  No. 1279: Acreage & revenue homes, good soil, buy all  or part, $20,000 down takes all.  No.-1284: 2-bdrm., SVz acres,  South Slope, $15,700 F.P.  Terms.  No. 1049: Waterfront lease  property & cottages. Level access to beach. $6,000 F.P. & up.  Terms; '  Peter Smith, 885-9463  ' Ask For Our  ^ Free Catalogue  SECHELT AGENCIES LTD.  Box 155, Sechelt 886-7015  3912-10  ). ���     '������"'.  EWART McMYNN  REALTY & INSURANCE  K. Butler  Ron McSavaney  Ed Butler  Don Tait  _ 886-2000  ��� 886-9656  ��� 886-2000  ��� 883-2284  3915-10  THE SUN SHINES  ON  West Sechelt ��� 5 acres  with 150' of Highway frontage. Gulf view. $11,500.  Sechelt Village center ���  Flat and cleared building lot.  $3200.  DAVIS ,^BAY ��� 2 bedroom,  basement, view home. Auto-  oil furnace. $16,500.  Several Fine Waterfront  Properties.  WILSON CREEK ��� 2%  acres with 2 bedroom, basement home, year round creek.  $13,500.  WEST SECHELT���40 acres,  3 bedroom unfinished house.  NOR WEST BAY ��� Half  aci'o of waterfront where the  fishing is great. 3 bedroom  cottage with ��� stone fireplace,  Hydro, and lots of water.  $7,000 down.  DAVIS BAY ��� 105' W.F.  with 2 bedroom home. Finest  Beach on const.,  WEST SECHELT  VISTA    VIEW ��� Lots   bn  water    system.  . Going    fast,  choice of eight. Now $2000.00,  Torma.  SELMA PARK ��� Lovolj  view lot with older 2 bedroom  home, Bird ��� ounctuary with  enclosures. Imported blrda.  Take all for $17,500 cash. Also  2 bedroom home on largo view  lot at $15,500 cnah.  New home In Sechelt: Fully  Innnhvted 2 bedroom, non-  banemont, panelled living  room with floor to ceiling fireplace, and laundry roof. All  electric heating etc,, wall to  will carpets ��� choose your  color now. Colored Pombroka  biub.    Attached    carport  Notary Public  Member  Vancouver Real Estate Board  Multiple Listing Service  Box 238, Gibsons, B.C.  PHONE 886-2248  GIBSONS: Bargain Buy: 2  level view lots close to sea,  fenced, landscaped, with three  bedroom home, Franklin Rd.:  $1-4,900 cash. M.L.S.*'  SELMA^ PARK: Five-bedroom home, nicely, renovated,  across road from sand beach,  150 -foot front, 2 rental cottages &���triple car port. IRL.,  .$25,000 cash or cash to QVi%,  A.S. *      ��   ���   ��� .  HILLSIDE: Three-bedroom  home, \vith panelled den, modern, close* to beach and highway: Priced for quick sale  $18,000 cash.  Roberts Creek: Country  home on two acres, VLA^ approved: 5 bedrooms, big living room with fireplace, family kitchen, garage, greenhouse, gardens etc.* Full price  ,$22,000,; With $12,000 down.  Gibsons: Large lot, 80* street  front, level, close' to shopping:  $3,350 cash.  Roberts Creek: Beach Ave.,  2 lots each 63 x 200 feet, level, to be cleared: handy" to  beach: each $6,000 cash.  Gibsons: 120 x 200 feet,  selectively cleared level lot,  res. area close to beach and  shopping: $4,400, terms.  LOTS, ACREAGE,  BUSINESSES  ' EXCELLENT   commercial   lot  ���centre Sechelt���highway lo-  catlon,\leveI" and cleared.   All  services   available.   Box   1104-  Peninsula Times.       ,   1104-tfo  WANT to buy small retire-'  ment home with pleasant  view. .Phone 112-266-2702 or  write "Advertiser, Suite No.  402, 2151- W. 39th, Vancouver.-  �����.    ,     3878-10  MacGREGOR PACIFIC'  REALTY LTD.  1400-777 Hornby St.  Vancouver 1, B.C.  Telephone 688-3501    "  New view home inf'Gibsons ���  -2 bedrooms, living, dining, kitchen   &   utility.   Full   height  corner fire place, sundeck and  carport.   $20,800  Full Price.  Choice of view lots in Sea-  view sub-div. $4,000.  Above Gibsons harbour, 65*  x 135'- lot' on quiet street.  $3,500 Terms.  Highway acreage. $1200 per  acre in ten or twenty acre  blocks, close to Gibsons.  10 acres for $11,000 Terms.  ���� Gibsons; environs.  Beautifully, wooded 100'  lots for summer *" enjoyment  $2,500, each.  3 double lots fronting on  two* roads, cabin on, cari divide  $18,000 FulL price.  House for rent, 1 bedroom*  large glassed-in; sleeping porch  Soames; area, $70 month.  SALESMAN:  J^C^WARN.;  Phone  886-7244  or 886-2681'  3909-10  BOATS & ENGINES  196T FIBREGLASS boat. 46%  "'' ~ft., remote controls, electric  -start,- 35 h.p." motor, trailer.  Ideal salt water boat. Deep V,  double bottom, $900. Ph. 885-  2840, 3871-11  PRIVATE sale. 1984' custom  sports hard top convertible  Oldsmcbilc. Super* 88. Ex.  cond. fully automatic; power  steering' and brakes". Electric  windows, 6 otj�� electric front  seats, new tires 394 cu. in. 330  H.P. Full price'$1750. Phone  885-9630 or call John H. Nel-,  sen residence, Selma Park.  ���.   390.6-tfn  1959 INTERNATIONAL te-ton.  .Parifcl.   4   new   tires,   $295,  886-2618. 3860-10  Form No. 18  (Section 82)  LAND ACT  ���#  PETS  2  REGISTERED  poodle pups  lor sale Phone 886-7018.   ..      3825-tfn  TOY & miniature poodle puppies. Most colors. From $50.  Ph. 885-9797. 3881-11  APRICOT   toy   poodle   pups.  Good   with  .children.    886-  7018. "*��� 3896-10  LEGAL  CARS & TRUCKS  *66 GMC pickup6 cylinder  standard, ne\v tires, radio,  good condition. Phone 885-  9345 or 885-2455, $140>i<H'-best  offer. *      3880-11  1958    STUDEBAKER,    Silver  Hawk.    New   motor,    r>Jew  tires, well maintained. Phone  885-2087. 3914-10  PONTIAC CONVERTIBLE  One owner, -5,500 miles?-all  power, as new,-$3,800.  Phone 883-2386  3917-tfn  NOTICE TO CREDITORS  Estate of ERICH HAENW  oka ERICH HANNI & ERICH  HEANNI, Deceased, late of  Sechelt, B.C.  Credtprs and other having  claims against the said estate  are hereby required to send  them duly ��� verified, to the  PUBLIC TRUSTEE, 635 Bur-  rard Street, Vancouver 1, B.C.,  before the 18th day of Feb.,  1970, after which date the assets of the said Estate will be  distributed, having regard^on-  lyToLclaim that have been received. :  Clinton W. Foote  ^PjiBLlCrJRUiSTEE  3898-pubr Jan. 14, 21", 28, FeTs.  4, 1970  -VILLAGE- OF   GIBSONS  Tender for" Insurance ..'  4 .<���<������ ,  Tenders will ^be^-received by"  the undersigned at the-Muni- .  cipa. Office,- Gibsons, B.C. up  to 5:00 p.m. Monday; February  23, 1970, f&r insurance to cover principally" buildings, contents, motor-vehicles, comprehensive liability, etc,, for this  Village Municipality. Such insurance would become effective March 1, 1970, or on expiration of existing policies.  Envelopes should be marked^  "Tender for Insurance".  Particulars may be obtained  from the  undersigned  at  the"  Municipal     Office,     Gibsonsf  B.C. Telephone 886-2543.  The lowest, or any tender,  will not necessarily be accepted.    ���;.;  January 28, 1970.  David Johnston,  Municipal Clerk.  3900-pub. Feb, 4, 1970  Notice of Intention to Apply  to Lease Land  In Land recording District of '  Vancouver,   B.C.   and   situate  Irvines    Landing   in   Pender  Harbour district.  Tiike notice that "Wayne  Curtis Spring of 1119 Clover-  ley Street, North .'Vancouver,  B.C., occupation businessman  intends to apply for a lease of  the following described lands:  ���Water lot. lease. ^  Commencing at a post  "planted at the Northwest Corner of Lot 6387, Group i, New  Westminster District; thence  along- the Northerly boundary  of said lot 6387, S. 67��, 30* E,  340 feet; thence North 22��, 30'  E; 125 feet, plus or minus to  the high water mark of District Lot 1543;.thence Northwesterlyt�� and then Southerly,  approx., 600' along said high  "Water Mark to the point oU  commencement, and containing  1.22 acres, more or less, for the  purpose of Water lot lease for  operation of a Marina.  Wayne C. Spring ���  Dated January^ ffib.  3811-pub. Jan. 14,. 2C'28, Feb.  4,   1970  TENDERS  SUNS^BINF/ COAST  '   REGIONitf, DISTRICT  "  CONTRACT No. 28.3.5  for Construction of Reinforced-  Concrete Reservoir  CALL FO  RTENDERS    -  Sealed tender.! clearly  marked "Tender for Construction of Reservoir" will b*~* received by the undersigned up*'  to 4 p.m. local time- of Feb. 12.  1970 and will be-opened in  pubic at the. time .and date.  Contracts, documents and  drawings may be obtained at  the office of either the under-  "signed or Dayton and Knight,  consulting engineers, 1865  Marine Drive, West Vancouver, B.C.  The lowest or any tender  will not necessarily be accepted.  C. P.  Gooding, Secretary,  Sunshine Coast Regional  .    District  R.R. 1, Sechelt, B.C.  3899-pub, Feb. 4, 1969  IF   IT'S   suits���It's   Morgan*  885-9330, Sechelt, B.C.  8893-tro  BUY   your   trash   incinerator  from    Sechelt   Kinsmen    at  $3.50 each.  Phone 885-9542.  KNABE babygrand piano. Excellent   tone.   $1800.   Phone  885-2464. 3891-10  BEAUTIFUL  buffet  like  885-2177.  large     Danish  new,   $165.  Ph.  3893-10  1969 TENT trailer. Also 16'  ��� fibieglass canoe. . paddles  and 4 life jackets. 886-7018.*  *   3893-10  OIL stove, drum & stand $55.  Excellent   condition.  Double  steel bed & spring,  $5.  Pole  Lamp $15. Ph. 885-9348.  3894-10  4 FT. 6 IN. inner spring mattress & box spring, like new,  $50. 2 ft. 6 in. rollaway mattress, $12.-14 cu.'ft. refrigerator freezer. $120. Ph. 886-9970.  3904-10  ELECTRIC range and refrigerator. Both in good condition. Sell cheap for cash. 885-  2166. . ��� ���-'    3910-10  MARINE ACCESSORIES."  Paint���Fibregjass���Rope-  Canvas���Boat Hardware   ���  Compressed air service for  skindivers air tanks.    ^  Skindivers available for  salvage work.  WALT NYGREN SALES  LTD. ~  Phone 886-9303, Gibsons, B.C.  !30S-tf.t  THIS VITAL  YOU MS'  -  RELgQIOM.  There cro three million people  around tho world today who believe that the unification of mankind  b the wll| of pod for our.aa,*. They  call Jhemsetfo* Baha'li. ,"."���'���'  Teriiapi'Baha'l Is wtyif you' ore���������  looking for.  EDNA M. FOOTE  Bahai's of Sunshine Coast  885-2088. Sechelt, B.C.  Do Wortman  Vince Prewer  Lorrie Girard  886-2393  886-9359  886-7760  3910-10  -��b-  BLOCK BROS.  REALTY LTD.  t  Phone 263-4993 collect or  736-5933 Mr. Good  We Coyer The Waterfront  COMMERCIAL PROPERTY  ��� Good holding property on  main st, in busy '��� shopping  area. Store size 3000 sq. ft,  Buy at todays price. Only  $15,000 down. Terms. Mr.  Good 203-4993.  SMALL HOLDING ��� Just  off highway on high ground"  with year round water supply  plU3 two room cabin about 4,0*  acres. $11,950, Mr. Good 203-  4093.  FOUR SUITES ��� Located  in Sechelt nrea Sunshine  Const, year round Income on  IovjI bench or for a summer  plncc, plus Income. Two bedroom; two 1 bedroom. D,P.  $5,000. Mr. Good 203-4993 or.  730-5933.  LOT ��� On hardtop rond nc-  cesii to level bench, approx. 75  ft. b\20(> ft. AH services available, Sechelt. $9,300.' Mr,  Good 203-4993 or 730-51)33,  IE  DUPLEX ��� 2 fimnlt year  round rented on hwy., leasehold, your terms. F.P, $0,950,  Mr Good 203-4993 or 730-51)33.  WATERFRONT    ���    Three  A   lo\% on a packaged buy located  really delightful home nt only "/on    Lagoon    Road,    Madeira  ��'>l(n00. "    Parle, on blacktop & all ,ier-  r^    ���     n��..       Qntm��    Pm-k    vices. F.P. $11.500. Your terms.  Davis   Bay ��� Relmn   I nrK ��� ���  View   Iota,   2-00'   X   1110'   lot),     Ml'    Cl00il   -(1���1-'19���)���,   or    1MU  BROUGHT TO YOU BY THESE  PROGRESSIVE PLACES OF BUSINESS  LK!  tSSimoo.ES m��m  V% cup lukewarm water  (105* - 115" F)  1 teaspoon sugar  2 packages Fleischmann's Fast  Rising or Raplclmlx Active Dry  Yeast  1 cup milk  Y% cup wator  2 tablespoons Blue Bonnet  Margarine  3 tablespoons sugar  1 tablespoon salt  1 Yz cups grated sharp cheddar  cheese  1 egg (well-beaten)  3]/2 to 4K2 cups unsifted all-  purpose flour  ALCOHOLICS Anonymous ���  Meet I ill's  11:30   p.m.,  Thuni- ,  dl��yn, Wilson Creek Community Hall. Ph. 0U5-0327 or fillO-  2D7I).  , nnoo-ttn  OLLI SLADEY  Madeira  Park,  IVC.  PHONE  fifin-2233  3751,-tfn  both for $9200.  Multiple Lltdhitf Service  H. Gregory 885-9392  Don. Hadden 885-9504  H. B. GORDON  & KENNETT LTD.  Phone 805-2013  Sechelt, B.C.        *  smifl-tfn  5933.  For  tho Suntthlno  Count Call  Mr, Good collect 203-4003 and  list  your  property.  I COVER YOUR AREA  LIST NOW  Mr.   Good   2(53-4993  BLOCK BROS.  -REALTY LTD.  3029-tfn  ���'*...��  I,  Measure Va cup lukewarm water into a largo bowl. Stir In 1 teaspoon sugar and 2 packages or 2 tablespoons Fleischmann's Active Dry  Yeast. Let stand 10 minutes, then stir well.  Meantime, combine 1 cup milk, Vz cup woter and Blue Bonnet  Margarine in a saucepan, Heal over low heat until liquids are lukewarm and margarine melts, Stir in 3 tablespoons sugar and 1 tablespoon  salt. Add liquids to dissolved yeast, Stir in cheese and beaten egg. Beat  In \Yz cups of flour until smooth, Stir In additional 2Yz ox-ps (about)  flour to make a stiff batter. Beat until well blended. \  Cover; let rise In warm place, free from draft, until doubled. In  bulk, obout 40 minutes.  Stir batter down. Beat vigorously about Yt minute.  Turn into 2 groaned 1-quart casseroles.  �����  Bake in moderate oven (375" F) about 40 to 50 minutes, or until  done. Remove from casseroles ond cool on wire rocks.  Furnisltings and  Appliances  VISIT OUR LARGE DISPLAY  OF TOP QUALITY NEW  AND USED FURNITURE  Appliances - T.V. - Radio  Phone 885-2058 - Sechelt, B.C.  \  Peninsula Pining,  Ltd.  SEATING a SUPPLIES  Your Kemtone  Sherwin Williams  -    Paint Dealer  Phone 886-9533  Gibsons, B.C.  Where  Fashion is a byword  Smart Shoppers are  found at . .  .  t-fELtEME'S  FASHIOIM SHOPPE  i  Gibsons, B.C. - Ph. 886-9941  (������,f��������������a.aa��)����W��!<����������.^^  lOPD'S  ,     PKYGOODS  CHILDREN'S & INFANTS'  WEAR  LADIES' SPORTS WEAR  Phono 886-9994  Sunnycrest Shopping Contro  SAVE MONEY  AT YOUR POPULAR  LUMBER AND BUILDING  SUPPLIES  Serving The Sunshine Coast  GULF BUilOii^G  SUPPLIES  805-2283 - Sechelt, B.C.  \  ii  umiVHhrtfiM **���  ilA^*1*A'*   ���>*���*������    &*t   �����.*���*������  f^j A_��* *��   ����^.A*����**--f** *..,*  p   J       ��     ��*M     ������ o.     tJ*-"1  * a*' -*.v  At Elphinstone . . .  POPULARITY of small group discussion  meetings between adults and ..students  was evident on Tuesday of last week  when roughly one hundred people gathered at Elphinstone for the first of a series of three meetings called "Operation  Understanding".  Groups of ten to twelve people led by  a discussion leader viewed excerpts from  the National Film Board production  "Christopher's Movie Matinee" .and expressed 4heir^views and considered opin--_  menting on the series of meetings organized, by the School Board; teachers and  students, stated the meetings are not designed to "solve problems. The only purpose is to talk with one another and get  ���to understand each other.  Discussion leaders chosen from  throughout the community numbered a-  bout twenty. They had already seen the  film the night before and were thanked  by Rev. Jenks for giving up two'evenings of their time.         ions of o'.hers regarding the film content.  Chairman of the School Board Education Committee, Rev. Barry Jenks, corn-  Branch 109 Executive  Royal Canadian Legions are playing    Zone Commander  Ted Surtees  are John Wilson, Past President; Back  ���  an increasing greater role in the com-   from left, seated: Secretary-treasurer row: Glen Davies and Gordon Clarke,  rhunity and executive officers  are    Lloyd  Roberts;   2nd Vice-president, executive  committee;   Rev.  Dennis  largely responsible for each year's    Bill Welsh;   President, Dan Dawe; Morgan, Chaplain and Jack Morris,  success. Installed last Saturday by    Sam  Moore,   executive committee; executive committee.  (,Vi'"W'***W'��E'��,"F��*'yiH ���wwwwpfwifjujy   new mni-w***? i.^wiywy.v  v '/  s..  Jj..!  .   Ladies'  Following their installation last Saturday evening Gibsons Legion L. A.  executive went to work preparing a  light buffet supper for those attending the joint installation. New officers  are from left: Pat Verhulst. executive  committee; Joyce Nicholson, secre-  Auxiliary  tary; Dorothy Bragg, president; Ruth  Beacon, Treasurer; Dot Rose, executive committee; Gerry Clarke, past  president and sgt. at arms; and Pat  Schindel, ,Zone Representative and  vice-president.  Around Jervis Inlet  BETHEL BAPTIST CHURQH  MERMAID & TRAIL, SECHELT, B.C.  Sunday School ��� 10:00 a.m.  Church Service ��� 11:15 a.m.  PHONE 885-9665  AM Welcome  BEING watqhman of a logging camp is a  plush job in some ways. The pay is  good, considering the watchman simply  lives in the camp with everything furnished. After the necessary cleaning and  repair work is done he will have many  hours of free time. Usually there is a  boat furnished in which he can go out to  fish or he can hike in the nearby woods  or he can laze or rend. By the time the  logging crew comes in he wilj have read  his way through stacks of reading material of every kind: newspapers, books,  magazines, the back of cereal boxes.  Many people wouldn't take n watchman's  job because of the Isolation, For weeks  or even months at a time he may not see  another person. He must be a special type  of person to live iilo.je and still keep life  worthwhile.  The watchh.un's job is important for  if Ihe camp were left unguarded it would  soon be a shambles. Removable items  would be stolen, oven plumbing in the  buildings. One logging camp owner pulled  his crew out in late fall and felt the camp  was isolated enough that he could safely  leave it'unguarded. He returned in late  winter to find a new stove, he had purchased for eight hundred dollars, ruined,  An unwatched camp will soon have all  the windows broken and other vandalism  done which makes it cheaper for the  camps to hire responsible people to live  there to protect the vamp,  Hccently I wrote a story about a poetic-minded young man who took a position  us watchman of a camp. The manuscript  came buck from Ihe desk of a big city  editor with this notation: "This Is a good  story but unieullslle, Camp watchmen are  known to be big, rugged individuals,"  This made mo think of the camp  watchmen I have known. One was a  mlddle-agerl man who formerly had a  carpentry business in Vancouver. After a  serious buck injury he look a job watching camp, Another was a man with a  heart condition. One was a young innn  who worked In 11 camp through the logging M'lison, then Mayed through the winter an watchman. .Still another was a  woman conk vlio clayed alone at one  camp during the of I M*iiMin, None of  tliejie people wire big nor rugged though  they did have ntrcnglh of characlei*. Kneh  IiikI a hobby to Keep llicin occupied and  even In their Irmlntrd po-iition they each  found ways lo help oilier people, In short,  they were doing their pnrt to make the  world a belter place to live,  A watchman's life may have It:, boring  Itniei   but   it   alw   luifi, 11,1   fM-iternent")  ���by Pat Kenoyei  One watchman had a hungry cougar for  company thfough a hard winter. He  never saw the animal but its tracks were  all around the camp. The garbage can  was raided and anything edible left outside the cabin disappeared. That watchman was very relieved when spring came  and the cougar left.  I heard too of a vOung couple who  were "watching camp last year. One morning they discovered a giant footstep outside the cabin. They recognized it as a  Sasquatch foot print and were so terrified they didn't step outside the cabin  until their employer came in two days  later, Their-boss too was puzzled to see  the huge foot prints which resembled a  man's. He took his rifle and followed the  tracks into the timber where the snow  hadn't melted thpm out of shape. There  he could easily see they were really cougar tracks.  SUNSHINE COAST  GOSPEL CHURCH  (Undenominational)  Sunday School 10:00 a.m.  Church Sorvico 11:15 p.m.  Evening Sorvico 7:30 p.m.  PASTOR REV. S. CASSELLS  Davis Bay Road and Arbutus  (2 blocks up from Highway)  ANGLICAN CHURCH  SAINT HILDA'S���SECHELT  8:00 a.m. Every Sundoy  9:30 a.m. Church School        "  11:00 a.m. 2nd. 4th, 5th Sundays  7:30 D.m. 1st ond 3rd Sundays  SAINT MARY'S���GARDEN BAY*  11:30 a.m. 1 st and 3rd Sundays  7:30 p.m. 2nd ond 4th Sundoys  Redrooffs���3 p.m., 2nd, 4th Sundays  Earriont���3 p.m. 1st and 3rd Sundays  SECHELT, AGENCIES DATE PAD  ��� This freo rcmlndor of coming events Is a servlco of SECHELT AGENCIES  LTD, Phono Peninsula Times direct for frco listings, specifying. "Data  Pad". Pleaso note that space is limited and somo ^pdvanco dates may  have to wait their turn; also that this Is a "reminder1' listing only and  cannot always carry full details.  Feb, 4���8 p,m, St. Hilda's Holl, Sechelt. Garden Club Mectina.  Teh, 9���10 o,m, Gibsons Vlllaoo Office. Court of. Revision, Vancouver  Assessment District,  Feb,   10���8 p.m. St,  Bartholomew's Church Hall, Gibsons,  Guide ond  Brownie L.A. mectinp,.  Feb,   I 1���Legion Hall  Modelra Pork,  Pender Harbour  llosp. Auhlllary  Meeting, *  Feb. 12���2 p,m, St. Hilda's Hall, Sechelt, Sechelt Hospital Aox, meeting,  Feb, M���1;".0-4:30 p.m, Holy Family Catholic Church, Sechelt, C.W.L,  Tea, Hokn Sole ond Fish Pond.  Feb,   I ft     ft p.m.  Room   123,   Flphmstonn,  firchrlt  A   District   Retarded  Children'*. As*��n, General Meeting A tlectlon ot OHkcrv  Feb,   19-    1,30 p,m,  Sechelt  Lcaion  Moll,  Senior Citi/cn*. Avaociotion  fironch 69.  "TKSKKSSKMnrS^  Dlaka C. Aldnrson  D.C.  CHIROPRACTOR  Poit Office Building Sechelt  Fttwi* St 5-3 33) ,�����...  / Rci. 006-2321  Tueirlay to frldoy 10(30 o.m. to 5t30 p.m.  Saturday 9i30 o,r��i. to 1.00 p.m.  rvrNINf.**. (TV APPOINTMf NT  Kent!  ASK Tfm FREE CATALOGUE OP PROPIRTY  Multiple Lilting Servlco  Vancouver Real Eitot*  Ooord  REAL ESTATE  INSURANCES  AGENCIES LTD.  Sechelt 005-2235  24 HOURS  Gibsons 086-7015  \        r"l .   a_J   N.   IBSmmfflSimsU,  Vk'��..   ��� jafr^at.rn1*.**.*'*   .r���a��� I   i  < iHH����4ui(i4'%*'$'X*  A similar meeting was held on Tuesday of this week at Pender Harbour.  Future meeting planned at Elphinstone  The Peninsula Time& Page 3  Wednesdoy, February 4# 1970  will be centred aroun'd "the family" and  two skits depicting family life will be  presented by students and later discussed  by small groups.  Evaluation sheets were made out by  discussion leaders and should prove valuable to the Education Committee of tlfe  School Board.  Coincidental with" ther meeting at Elphinstone last week was the .pubHc-ation  -of an article by Victoria journalist. Bill  Stavdal stating that in, British Columbia  the public has been carefully and. consciously excluded from any real voice in  basic educational decision making. "Children have no voice in their own education; they are told to wait until they are  grown, when-they will he. worth_ljLstening_  to. When the child becomes an adult and  a parent, he discovers that he is still  powerless, and so the cycle is repeated.  \  ,a^a^J����alVa^��a^a1kA^aa^aa.��a��aiVaK.^*.��aa.a��,a*����.a��^imin.aaa��1  a0^��><pa)    ���***'* ^  #*��� A.Jf^.i'JV^k W  * A **.���*����� t��^** <* aOS.afrtJtt, m, 4*�� *S JK*.*f*-t*l .�� +****.** /*.++**#  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  PLUMBING CONTRACTING  SEPTIC TANKS - REPAIR WORK  GEORGE FAWKES  Tel: 885-2100  R.R.  1, Sechelt, B.C.  MICKIE'S BOUTIQUE  Specializing  in  Permanent  Florals  Sechelt, B.C. Phone 885-2339 '  In the Benner Block,  TWIN CREEK LUMBER  BUILDING SUPPLIES LTD.  Dial 886-2808  Whetr You Need Building Supplies  Give Us A Co1'  '      FREE ESTIMAIbS  CONTROLLED BLASTING  ALL WORK INSURED  FREE ESTIMATES  FRED DONLEY  Pender Harbour - 883-2403  OCEANSIDE FURNITURE  AND CABINET SHOP  Custom cabinetry for home and office  Kitchen Specialists  R. Birkin, Beach Ave.. Roberts Creek  Phone 886-2551  Tclephono 886-2069  ROSE 8. ART ENTERPRISES  Pottery, Supplies, dosses & firing  dealer for Duncan's Ceramic products  Pino Rd. & Grandviow Avo.  P.O. Box 62, Gibsons, B.C.   LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER  Household Moving, Packing, Storage  Packing Materials For Solo  Member of Allied Van Llnot,  Canada's No. I Movers  Phone 886-2664, R.R. 1, Gibsons, B.C.  tjApDOCK'S CABANA MARINA  All electric cabins. Boat rentals.  Launching ramp. '  Mercury Outboard sales and service.  Marine ways, Repairs.  883-2248 - Madeira Park, B.C.  ANN'S COIFFURES  in the Bal Block  Next to the Co-op Store  Gibsons '886-2322  HARBOUR TAXI LTD.  Harbour Motors  Shell Gas and Oil and Repairs.  24  Hour Taxi and Wrecker Service.  Garden Bay Rd., Pender,Harbour, B.C.  : Tel; 883-2414   READY-MIX CONCRETE AND  BUILDING SUPPLIES  Your One, Stop Building Storo  For All Your Building Needs  GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLIES LTD.  1653 Scaview - Phono 886-2642  ALTA RAE BUILDERS  HOME - COMMERCIAL  RENOVATIONS - CABINETS  Journeyman Finishing  Box 14, Sechelt, B.C. - Ph. 885-2355  ��*���' ���I��� .W�������.III��IM Win- ��������� ������I���.-.-������ ��� ���,  COAST BACK HO^ AND TRUCK LTD.  r*  Backhoe and Truck Rentals  Fill  (or Sale  Phono 083-2274  Box 89 - Madeira Pork, B.C.  AUBIN'S UPHOLSTERY  Furniture Recovery o Specialty  lino line o| fabric-..  SamoU'i. brought lo home.  HAL AND MAY AlWIN  Tel.  885-9575 - Doris Boy  CHUCK'S PAINTING 8,  DECORATING  INTERIOR & EXTERIOR  Freo Estimator.  Phono 885-2375 after 5 p.m.  Box 593, Sechelt, B.C.  S��tM��A-��iiH��AAi%��<v^A^*-^ *.rf��.A.1<V<^'K>S'fc''^**  FRANK E. DECKER, OPTOMETRIST  Bal Block - Gibsons  Every Wednesday  886-2248  HOWE SOUND 5-10-15c STORE  1589 Marine - Gibsons - 886-9852  Everything from Needles to  .   .School Supplies  For Your Fuel Supplies  . Danny Wheeler  Your  IMPERIAL ESSO DEALER  886-9663 ��� Hopkins Landing  PARKINSON'S HEATING LTD.  GIBSONS  ESSO OIL FURNACES  No down payment - Bank interest -  Ten vears to pay  Complete line of appliances ������  For freo estimate���Call 886-2728  THE TOGGERY  Ladies' and Children's Wear  Open six days a week  Phone 885-2063  Cowrie Street, Sechelt  SECHELT BEAUTY BAR  IN RICHTER'S BLOCK, SECHELT  (formerly Nita's Beauty Salon)  Phone 885-2818  Bernina & Omega  Sales, Parts. Service  UNSHINE  EWING  ERVICE  FREE HOME DEMONSTRATION  REPAIRS AND SERVICE ON ALL MAKES  Mrs. Mona Havies - 885-9740  At tho Sign of tho Chevron  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  & MARINE SERVICE LTD.  Machine Shop ��� Arc and Acty Welding  Steel Fabricating ��� Marino Ways  Automotive and Marine Repairs  Standard Marine Station  Phono 886-7721       Res. 886-9956, 886-9326  \C & S SALES  SECHELT. B.C.  APPLIANCES - HARDWARE  HOME FURNISHINGS  Phono 885-9713  L & H SWANSON LTD.  READY-MIX CONCRETE  Sand arid Gravel  BACKHOES  Ditching - Excavations  Office In Benner Block  885-9666,  Box  172, Sechelt, B.C.  TASELLA SHOPPE  Ladies' - Men's - Children's Wear  Yard Goods - Bedding - Linens  Dial 885-9331 - Sechelt, B.C.  IP.  ,ANADIAN  |X ROPANE  1 Serving tho Sunshine Coast  with reliable and economical  Cooking, Heating and Hot Water  FREE ESTIMATES  Phono 885-2360  Box 684 - Sechelt, B.C. '  L. CLAYTON  WELDING & MARINE  Arc ond Acclyleno Welding  Mochlno Shop . Steel Fabricating  < Complete lino of nuts ond bolt*  MARINE WAYS  A*k tor Lorry  Phono 883-2535 - Madeira Park, B.C.  ROY & WAGENAAR  B.C. Land Surveyors  Marino Building - Porpolso Bay  Sechelt, B.C.  885-2332 or ZEnith 6430  MADEIRA MARINA LTD.  , Madeira Pork  - Pender Harbour  Ports ft.  Mormc Service  Dealer lor Cvinrudc,  OMC,  Stern  Drive  Lawn Roy, Sporlyak,  Springbok,"  K fi, C Thormogtav.  and  Pioneer  Chain Sow Dealer  Phono 883-2266  .*��.*M  BELAIR CUSTOM UPHOLSTERY  AND DRAPERIES  Reupholstering - Restyling  Complete Drapery Service  Samples shown in the home  Phone 886-2050 after 6 p.m.  or 886-2873  Scows ��� Logs  SECHELT TOWING & SALVAGE  LTD.  Heavy Equipment Moving & Lx>a Towing  L. HIGGS  Phone 885-9425   P K RENTALS  Madeira Park, B.C.  Gravel - Fill - Top Soil  Bulldozing - Loader -Backhoe  Trucks  .     Phone ,883-2240  SEASIDE PLUMBING  Gibsons  Plumbing - Pipefitting  Steomfitting - Hot Water Heating  Pipe Lagging  FREE ESTIMATES  Phone 886-7017 or 886-2848  ���      MARINE MEN'S WEAR  SUITS: In Stock and Mode to Measure  HeadqucTters for G.W.G. Work Clothes  Stonfield - Arrow - McGregor  Currie - Pioneer Clothes  JEWELRY - TIMEX WATCHES  WATCH REPAIRS  1585 Marine Dr., Gibsons - 886-2116  BILL McPHEDRAN  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR   !  Free Estimates  Phone 886-7477  ��� ��� '"���!��� "��� * "'���������in     ���" ���HIM'*" II III ���MUM HI������ ��� m ��� ������m.  HANSEN'S TRANSFER LTD.  WAREHOUSES  Sechelt 885-2118 - Gibsons 886-2172  DAILY SERVICE FROM VANCOUVER  SERVING THE SECHELT PENINSULA  Furniture,to anywhere in Canada.  Gcnerol Freight. Low-bed ond heavy hauling.  ECHELT  GARDEN  'HOP  A COMPLETE SELECTION  for all your garden apd patio needs.  SECHELT. GARDEN SHOP  Cowrie Street - 885-9711  R. SCHULTZ PLUMBING  PLUMBING SERVICE AND INSTALLATION  Secholt to Pender Harbour  Phono 883-2426  R.R. 1 Madeira Park, D C.  John Hind-Smith  REFRIGERATION  and Major Appliance Sorvico  PORT MELLON  TO PENDER HARBOUR  Phono 886-2231  from 9 o,m, to 5:30 p.m.  ' Ret. 006-9949   ���RNIE WIDMAN '  for all your  iSSO PRODUCTS  IMPERIAL ESSO DEALER  Phone 883-2663  Madeira Park, B.C.  ACTON ELECTRIC LTD.  Residential,  Industrial  and Marino Wiring  Specializing in Electric Heat    Phono 886-7244   PENDER HARBOUR  SAND 8, GRAVEL EXCAVATION  R.R.NI  Madeira Park, B.C  ^ 883-2265  JOHN'S WOODWORKING  China and Kitchen Cabinets,  Bookcase!., Col fee Tobies, etc.  Frco Bt I mates.  Box  169, Gibsons, B.C.  Phono 806-7211, ask for John.  John DeKlcer  BUILDING CONTRACTORS  Davis Bay, B.C. - Phone 885-2050  >/ !^1S1H^  Paae 4  The Peninsula Times    ,   Wednesday, February 4, 1970  ������ttlUMUUUUmJUUWUill UUUWaaV.  The Peotnsula*^^  "/��� may be wrong, but I shall not be so wrong as to fail lo say what I believe to be right." g  ���John Aikin  Douglas G. Wheeler, Editor ��� Stewart B. Alsgard, Publisher    '  rw******v*w***v**\i************vv**v***v***yr*\nr\ra*******^  M&igls&Eiifi��  AN INTERNATIONALLY read magazine whicTi for many years carried  with it an air of unquestionable dignity  has, during recent year:*:, joined the, ranks  of the high pressure, gimickly orientated  ��� pubHeatiens--w4iicJt^I4-maU boxes with  unwanted promotional literature fit only  for the rubbish box.  One of the rather more undesirable  methods employed to peildle the pub-  V .'.cation to former subscribers- not wishing  to renew is to inform the victim that"the.  company realizes he, or she, has ho wish  to discontinue his, or .hciy subscription  and failure to pay for renewal is undoubtedly an.oversight. Therefore, the benevolent company will continue forwarding  the magazine and J'sirnply return a  cheque with the attached statement, hut,  should the reader not wish to continue  please notify the company accordingly."  In due course along comes the excellent publication, followed by another  friendly letter advising that the cheque  has not yet arrived and please submit  without delay.  ' This type of promotion is undoubtedly based upon the fact that the average person will take the easy way out  and cough up rather than become involved in what might prove to be a legal  battle.  The. tcuen situation  is that no one  need purchase anything not ordered and  ���������- while these characters are free to send  as many of their magazines as they wish,  providing no request has been made or  v _  "  ��illy ie  THERE was a time when school boards  were showing definite empire building propensities and The Times, like  many other progressive newspapers, did  not hesitate to speak out on the situation.  Result was the failure by the public in  many communities to accept Referenda.  Once writing upon the wall became  abundantly legible, both Boards and Department of Education realized the time  had arrived for a closer look, consequently during recent years name of the game  has been "economize."  Our own School Board was no exception and'when changes in administration "were made, we were the first to  commend the Board for taking realistic  action. Changes too have been made by  the^ public and during, the past few years  our elected representatives on the School  Board have worked long, hard and diligently with its Secretary-Treasurer in an  endeavor to provide the best of educational facilities within a limited budget.  The whole school financing situation is  quite ludicrous but this is, not the fault  f of the Board and we have no doubt it  will eventually be changed.  Regardless of the difficulties under  which Trustees have had to operate and  the fact that they were striving so sin-  ' cerely to do the best possible, it has continued to amaze those of us who arc  aware of the situation, that so many individuals never cease lo malign.  It was therefore a refreshing change  last week to hear a statement by Scchclt's  acting Mayor Norm Watson to the effect  that Council is in no way qualified to  vote one way or the other regarding the  School Board budget. We have elected  representatives on the Board who in  some cases arc professional people. Wc  know them to be sincere and to have  worked for many weeks preparing the  budget. Therefore, what right has council  to approve or condemn the budget?  Mr.  Watson  further   expressed  the  Fletcher's Philosophy  see�� its (fflgmitty  signed,   they   can  claim  ���-Hurry W. Fletcher  Rl-I.UCTANCP,  When you're raised on a fnrm you discern  lliouijh iinlnmls aren't the best icaclier*.,  Yd Ihe lessons you're likely to lenrn  show the plipht of unieiisoninR crcuturc*..  Now a cow sticks lis neck through the fence  lo reach iiniitlninahlc grasses.  Ilfil we humans display lack of sense  hy aclinji Hke horses or asses,  It's a fact that some people make good  by movliin to far away places,  Which hy no means rules out that they could  do heller al home In Mime cases,  Yet we're forced to admit that |,\ true  v\o seldom will jiive reeoKi.llion  Or iilve credit where credit Is due  for efforts of normal ambition.  We're reluctant to nhe proper praise  or comforting words, mnrc'ri the pity,  'III tho kid we have known all our days  Urines honors to some other city!  any   contract  nothing.  It might be suggested that it is a simple matter to fill in and return a cancellation slip but the point is it is unneces-  aSa'ryJjf these people wish to play it  smart, the answer is to play it smart also.  Accept all they send but dump their  statements in the waste paper basket.  This method of selling could be used  in any other direction deemed acceptably  by companies and business people. We  would all end up with new cars, furniture  and appliances at the drop of a_ hat  should the practice be legally binding.  Fortunately it isn't and -any merchant  dumb enough to deliver unordered merchandise with the hope he might con the  recipient into paying for it, would very  quickly end up broke.  With .such small items as magazines  wc would assume the psychological theory is that the amount of money involved  is comparatively small and that most people would prefer to pay up. Should they  choose otherwise, then loss to the company is negligible, but as most pay, then  the company is.well ahead of the game.  We say again; no one in any way has  to send these people one cent or write��.  them one word. There is no obligation��  when companies send, through the mail,  magazines or merchandise which was  neither ordered nor solicited. By all  means keep their products and if they  request their retdrh. let them collect  them. Most important, pay them nothing.  sur�� n||i _  view that if the Board had not increased  its deficit and even though there might  be some slight increase in the budget, he  would personally support it.  Something of a similar view was  taken by Gibsons Council which, following a short meeting with Board members,  approved the budget.  Such action by both councils must  surely gratify Trustees for it is, in effect,  a' vote of confidence by responsible members of the community who as elected  Aldermen represent a substantial portion  of the populace.  This then, would indicate that while  splinter groups and power hungry but  ineffectual individuals might continue to  harass the Board, they arc, after all, no  more than small ripples in large pools.  The Trustees arc carrying out their duties under extremely unsatisfactory conditions and we wholeheartedly agree with  consensus of opinion���they arc doing a  good job. Far better, in fact, than is  oone by the Department of Educati6n at  this lime;.  Jehovah's Witnesses  at Morth Van. seminar  influence for the  is applied  Chris-  "THE MOST effective  . betterment of man  tianity."  This was how Mr. John Rishey, presiding minister of the Sechelt congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses, summed up  training revived at a seminar just concluded at the Carson Graham Secondary  School in North Vancouver.  GO delegates from the Sechelt area,  listened through three days of dramatizations, interviews" "Will lectures, all on effective methods of evangelism,  Forearming effectively, said Mr. Rishey, was the point ol Instruction on tho  Friday and Sn'turdny evening sessions.  Delegates were encouraged to broaden  the free home Bible study service that  the Witnesses offer the community.  "There la much need for such study,"  Mr. Itlsbey claimed, "The Bible pinpoints  this generation ns living in a destiny determining time, nt Ihe brink df the Biblical Armageddon. Studying God'ti Word  and acting on the Information can mean  Ihe difference between surviving Into  Clod's paradise enrlh or simply not surviving,"  Peak attendance of 1,7112 came Sunday  with the feature .address by District Supervisor; Willinrn Veenstrn, entitled "True  Worship Versus The False,"  Charter Executive  More than seventy Kin and Kinettes  gathered in Wilson Creek, Hall oh  Saturday evening for the Chanter  Night of Sechelt Kinettes, attending  from clubs throughout the Lower  Mainland Zone. Newly installed Kinettes are from left: Loretta Copping,  registrar; Lorraine Sim and Marg  Van Egmond, alreetors^aye Lynn  Helmer, president; Cecile Marshall,  treasurer; Linda Wallace, director  and Pat Witt, vice-president.  Around Gibsons  ���by Morion Charman  BEVY of charming girls were serviteurs  at an informal luncheon at noon on  Saturday in the Anglican Parish Hall.  Present were Christians from different  churches, including a boys Bible study  group. Mrs. G. Owen welcomed the guests  and introduced the speaker Rev. Howard  Klassen of Calgary who is Canadian  director of Wycfiffe Bible Translators. He  told of going in 1949 to a part of Mexico  where there was a group of 25 to 30  thousand Indians who had no alphabet  and no books. Much time and work went  on as the scriptures were translated for  these people and in the process thrilling  results were realized.  The Bible has been translated into 450  languages and dialects but there are still  many groups who do not yet have scrip"'  tures in their native tongue.  Following Mr. Klassen's talk there was  an interesting, question period enjoyed a-  like by young ahd old, so much so that  the audience was reluctant to leave even  when the meeting was dismissd. ,;  On Wednesday at the home of Mrs.  J. S. Macey a local preliminary planning  meeting 'f\ connection with the observance of f&e Women's World Day of Prayer, noted that the general theme this year  is "Take Courage."  Mrs. B. J. Wisken will give the message. The United Church Women will provide organ and piano music and 'vocal  solo; their part in the program is praise.  Subject matter of other parts taken in tho  service will be Baptists���assurance, Anglicans ��� meditation, Pentecostals ��� intercession, and Roman Catholics ��� affirmation. Twb ladies from the L.A. to the  Legion Branch 109 will take up the offering.  Time and pjacc for the 1970 Women's  World Day of Prayer in Gibsons is 2  p.m., Friday, March Cth at the Pentecostal  Tabernacle, Highway and Martin Road.  1 Di\ Tcrrenco Webb have returned from  spending 3 weeks iti Mexico.  Mrs, N, D. Maclvor visited for a month  with her daughter nt Fort St. John.  Mrs. Vince Bracewell is visiting hor  daughter Mrs. Dick Vernon at Hudson  Hope for a few weeks.  When the Gibsons Auxiliary to St,  Mary's Hospital held a Bridge Party on  Monday January. 20 at the Health Centre  in Gibsons, 13 tables were.in play.  First prize winners were Mr, and Mis,  J, Barclay with a score of 6980. Winners  of the second prize were Mrs. W, Davis  and Mrs. D. McVicar who scored 51M0,  Mrs, M. Fromuger received the door prize,  Hefri'Mhinents   were enjoyed,  Remember Ihe next Auxiliary nrldge  party will be February 23 at 7:30 p.m,  downstairs In Gibsons Health Centre,  Hon vand Gladys Zurn of Port Coqult-  lum are being congratulated on the birth  of their first child, a baby girl, Krlsllnii  Marie, fl lbs, A oz. at Royal Columbian  Hospital on January 22, Mr. Rt Mrs. II.  Le Waine of Gibsons an* the proud grandparents.  P  THEPENlNSUUY7*��e*  Published Wetlne-ulny*. nt Sechelt  on J��,C.\i Sunshlno Const  by  Scchcli Peninsula Time* Ltd.  Hox 310- Sechelt, H.C.  Dounlin O. Wheeler, Editor  S. II. A hnard. Publisher  Subscription Rules: (in jutviuico)  1 Year, $3 i i Years, J*? - 3 Yean, $,3  U.S. and Foreign, $5.50  Senlng ihe area from Port Mellon to Egmtml  {Howe Sound to Jervlt Inlet)  CAM IDB SERVE YOU?  M. J. K. GOSDEN  One of our representatives  will be at  Powell River Inn,  Powell River, B.C.  Thursday, February  12th  If yoti roqulro a torm lonn for n now or  oxistina, bu'sinoss, you nro invited to discuss your needs with him. An appointment cnn bo nrrnngod by tolophonina  ��� Mr. Gosdon  485-6281  or 112-681-7484  INDUSTRIAL  DEVELOPMENT BANK  Ttiwi riNANcirio ron Canadian nusiNtssts  900 West Ha.tlr.Qi Street,  Yoncouvot 1, 0,C.  Former Elphinstone grad,  makes rank of Lieutenant  MRS. Dorothy Skerry of Granthams and  daughter, Mrs. Linda Brown of Sechelt  were very proud to have been able to attend the graduation of their son and bro-  ,thar���Ron DeMarco, on December 12th to  the rank of Lieutenant Ron has worked  his way up through the ranks and is now  Lieutenant in the Armed' Forces (Air  'Force Branch).  The graduation ceremony took place at  Esquimalt when there were some forty  ���graduates, from all parts of the-world���  as far away as Cypress and. Germany.  After the worst storm of the year it  was most appropriate that the sun should  be shining for the complete ceremony  when the graduates" appeared in the new  forces uniforms of dark green.  Ron joined the Air Force in January  of 1955, is now married and has two  daughters. He is stationed at North Bay,  Ontario in the Electronics section and has"  taken several other courses which have  mostly been in the United States. One of  these courses was in Denver, Colorado  where he was the honour graduate of the  class in instrumentation. He is  Elphinstone Graduate.  Large attendance  'inettes Charter  reflects growth ��  right  cm  TOPS Queen launches  new weighing scales  MEMBERS of the Sechelt T.O.P.S. Club  are jubilant over the" arrival of^jrand  new scales which were used for4.be first;  time at our Wednesday" meeting January  28th.  Because of her honoured position as  our T.O.P.S. Queen (attained for haVing5"  lost the most weight 'in 196D) Madge  Hansen was first to officially weigh-in on  the new scales. The ladies have really  worked "overtime" to pay for these,  dreaming of all sorts of devious little ���  schemes to scrape up the wherewithall.  Now the day has finally arrived. It  sure has taken a lot of weight off our  shoulders  (and   numerous  other  areas!).  Marg Porter took home the long  coveted prize which was started last  April for the highest weight loss in three  consecutive weeks, was awarded the fruit  basket also and won the raffle.  The annual Provincial Recognition  Day will be held this year at the Vancouver Hotel in April and many of our  members are planning an interesting day.  If ,you ever decide you would like to  lighten your ������ burden just join us in  T.O.P.S. ��� we're a real spinning bunch!  KINSMEN and Kinettes from clubs  throughout the Lower Mainland joined  with Gibsons club and Kinsmen from Sechelt to celebrate Sechelt Kinnette Charter night held on Saturday at Wilson  Creek Hall.  The visiting clubs were hosted royally  by Sechelt club which with an ever increasing membership of young people is  becoming very active in the community.  President Ray Witt introduced visiting Kin; Kihettes and guests and Deputy  Governor Larry Ross gave the opening  address with preceded the installation.  President of the newly chartered Club,  Mrs. Jaye Lynn Helmer was inducted by  Deputy Governor Larry Ross;  Vice President Mrs. Pat Witt was inducted by Lauraine Henderson, Zone Coordinator.  Treasurer Cecile Marshall was induc-  a former- ted by Marline Leaney, District Kinette  Co-ordinator.  President of Gibsons Kinettes Freda  Leaehman. inducted Registrar Loretta  Copping.  John Surtees of Mt. Seymour Club and  District Kinette Liason Officer inducted  directors, Marg Van Egmond; Linda Wallace and Lorraine Sim.  After receiving congratulations from  Sechelt President Ray Witt, the youngest  Kinette Club in the Zone was showered  with' gifts including those presented* by  Freda Leaehman of Gibson's; Mae Ross of  South oBurnaby; Barbara Moore of Port  Coquitlam who presented the front page  to Historian and a baby bottle. Lauraine  Henderson presented the Zone letter with  a gift to follow. Carolyn Sveinson of  South Vancouver presented a gift. The  Deputy Governor presented the Club with  a "Persuader".  Past President Wilma Stephanson of  Sechelt Kinette Club 'which was; active  before disbanding for some years, presented the Banner.        .  Presents were also received from Ladder and New Westminster Kinette Club.  Feeling in a benign mood Pete Dal  Corso of South Vancouver Club who lays  claim to being the Zone's champion gavel  stealer restored the gavel to GiBson Kin  President Ron Cruise.  Dancing followed the installation and  Kin Willy Takahashi and his wife Pat entertained vjsitors at their home on Sunday prior to their departure.  The Canadian and American Red  Cross Societies have a reciprocal agreement to supply blood at no charge to tourists who may need transfusions while visiting in neighboring countries.  SECHELT & DISTRICT RETARDED CHILDREN'S ASSOCIATION  ieers  recineseaay, wenmmy m cat t$ p.in.  ROOM 123 ELPHlNSSTONE SECONDARY SCHOOL, GIBSONS  iWi|��t<i��a.��iuliu^ijn^��ft��^  ' >**M*Ma��wwi�� mm mmmuuuuuuuuu^uuuuuuuun  JUU ,  Classified AdBriefs reach nearly  2,200 homes every week.  Use them for steady, low-cost  advertising.  THE TIMES  ;  Secholt, B.C. Phono 005-9654 ;  *v*v***^r*****v********\twm********vvv<r**yf** '  :  TOiSS...  VILLAGE OF GIBSONS   .  6% INTEREST CREDIT OH  CUHftENT TAX PAYMENTS  made between January 1st and l��lay 15th  Interest, at the rate of 6% per annum; will be credited to any prepayment deposit on current (1970) taxes made between January 1st  to May 15th, 1970. Interest will be calculated from the date of payment to June 30, 1970. Such deposits, in any amount up to the total of  the 1969 taxes will be accepted,  ,  Any further information required may be obtained from the Municipal Office, telephone 886-2543.  January 7,  1970.  DAVID JOHNSTON,  Municipal Clerk  i  l!  :m*jgB:aga!!gy:ga;x:ffiifa  !  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SHAPPSHOOTEH WITH A SPRAY-GUM  Spray-guns are sharpshooters in almost all painting  showdowns, but don't forget to thin the paint before using  those applicators. Check with your dealer, and follow label  instructions, for proper mixing procedures, reminds tho Canadian Paint Manufacturers' Association.  COLONS FOU CHILDREN  1 A children's room is a refuge during the long winter  months, and -should bo decoroted as such. Uso bright colors  that reflect tho light to cheer up young personalities. Try  painting the walls a flat off-white and use rod, green, blue  or-yollow on accent pieces. Enamel?, are recommended for  maximum protection against youthful wall artistry.  D. G. 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Hamcs Membership Manager���Cam Carmlchaol  Send in Attached Coupon  NAME  _ -".'   Name of Company ���   t  Company Address ���   Company Phone Number   Title , ���--   <    .CANADIAN COUNCIL FOR FAIR TAXATION  An organization of small-business men ond women, professional people,  and other Interested Canadians.  Unemployment  Insurance  Q. How do I get a new Social Insurance Number card now that I am married?  A. Obtain an "Amendment of Social  Insurance Records" form from your Unemployment Insurance office. Complete  and return it along with the S.I.N, cards  issued in your old name. .  Q. I have been working for the Federal Government as a temporary employee  for the last two years. Can I now stop  paying Unemployment Insurance?  A. Employment by the Federal Government may be certified permanent after  an employee has completed two consecutive years of full-time work. This is provided the employing department expects  that he or she will continue in government employment until retirement. Certified permanent employment is not insurable, so Unemployment Insurance contributions , cease when permanent status  has been achieved.  Q. How do I get plastic Social Insurance Number cards? Mine are paper.  A. Send one of your cards to lho  nearest Unemployment Insurance office  and ask for the plastic ones. Give your  full name and mailing address.  Q. Business is very slow and I will  be workipg only a few hours in the next  two weeks, but my employer has promised  to pay me my usual salary, even though  I will be working only part time. Can I  receive Unemployment Insurance benefits?  A. No. A person who is receiving the  salary which woujd apply to a full working week, even though he is excused from  performing his normal duties, is not eligible for Unemployment Insurance benefits.  Questions should be referred to Information Services, Unemployment Insurance Commission, Viinier Building, 222  Nepean Street, Ottawa, Ontario ��� Tel.  900-2975.  Breathalyzer lest hits  drinking drivers hard  JAMES Edward Dlnsmorc appeared before  Judge Charles Mlltelstead last Friday  January 30, and entered n plea of guilty  to a charge of driving with more than 110  Mgs, of alcohol in bin blood.  Corporal Orville Underbill told the  court that during a routine patrol, police  observed a car leave tho Peninsula Hotel  January 2p, nnd drive toward Hoberts  Creek nt high speed, After crossing.,the  centre line on a number of occasions, the  auto was finally stopped and the driver,  Dlnsmorc, asked to take the breathalyzer  test. ������ '    "  The accused told the court a friend offered to drive him home but he did not  think lie had drank sufficient to impair  his ability, He asked lhat he be permitted  to keep his drivers licence because he requires his ear for work,  Judge Mittelsteadt told him he should  have thought of that before driving from  the hotel, He fined $300 and suspended  his drivers licence for three mouths,  HALFMOON J3ay Recreation Commission  will sponsor soccer games at the Halfmoon Bay School playground, with the  first practice scheduled 'for Saturday,  February 7th at 1 p.m. Just a reminder  that the Halfmoon Bay Recreation Commission will hold its annuaU general meeting at Rutherford's at 8 p.m. Wednesday,  February 4th. This commission has done  a fine job in arranging recreation for the  children and teenagers during the past  year and it is hoped all parents and  everybody else in Halfmoon Bay, interested in recreation, will turn out and support them.  BOOKS WANTED __    Any b,ooks suitable for children aged  6-10 would be gratefully accepted by Mrs.  Mary Mellis at the Halfmoon Bay School.  While books in the school library, are  changed periodically, Mrs. Mellis feels  that a wider range of books would offer  interest and encouragement to the children.  Two students of the area have again  attained the Honour Roll at Pejnder High.  They are Wendy and Jimmy Mercer of  Secret Cove.  TRAVEL FILMS  Last week's film show at the ���"Welcome  Beach Hall attracted over 40 people, some  coming from as far off as Gibsons. The  films were shown courtesy British Travel  Association ahd conducted viewers on  tours of England, Wales and Northern..  Ireland, including the Hebrides. There  followed a show of slides,of Florida with  studies of some of Florida's finest beaches,  magnificent vieyf'S," of Cypress Gardens  in all the glory of Spring and pictures of  the Florida Keys alter a hurricane.  The Florida slides were kindly lent'  by Charles H. Tinkley of Orlando, Florida,  who was given a hearty vote of thanks.  A vote of thanks was also given to the  projectionist, Hugh Duff, who had put so  much work and effort into arranging-such  fine programmes following the cancellation of the National Film Board pro-  , gramme.  It is hoped to have another. show  available for Thursday February 12th.  See next week's column for further  details.  First social evening of the year will  be held "at the Welcome Beach Hall at  7:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 14th.  Mrs. Fritz Leuchte is planning a gayland  happy evening and everybody is welcome.  BIRTHDAY  Halfmoon Bay's old-timer, Mr. MU-  ford McAllister celebrated his 93rd birthday on February 2nd. Goldie Baisley of  Edmonton, who has been the guest of  his sister, Mrs. B. McCaul, has left for  Vancouver where he will embark on the  P.&O. Liner Oronsay for a cruise to  Australia.  VACATIONERS  This past week has seen the return of ,  many residents Who have been seeking  the sun in warmer climes. -Mr. and Mrs.  Wm. Swain who flew to Hawaii and returned hpme on the Liner Oriana, had a  wonderful holiday, but on the last day of  the voyage, Mrs. Swain succumbed to an  attack of influenza from which she is still  recovering.  'Another returning traveller "ls\Mr.  Archie Rutherford, home after a most en-  joyab:v' holiday in California as the guest  of his brother, Dr. Donald Rutherford.  Among the many places of interest he  visited were Marineland, Disneyland and  Death Valley.' He enjoyed the trip im-  mensily, but still thinks there is no better  place to live than the Sunshine Coast.  Tag Nygard is home after a wonderful holiday in Calgary. He skated on the  Bow River and thoroughly enjoyed meeting many old friends.  DISNEY DREAM  Before the late Walt Disney died, en  couraged by the success of his brainchild, Disneyland, and dreaming even  greater dreams of a vacation kingdom  with room for "expansion, he purchased  27^000 .acres of .wilderness in Florida.  Despite his death, Walt Disney Productions,' under the chairmanship of his  brother, Roy Disney, has gone ahead with  the realisation of his dream, and on January 16th, the residents of Florida flocked  to a preview of Walt Disney World, a  $300 million project which is planned to  open 15 miles southwest of Orlando during the Fall of 1971.  ��� So far, most of this vast project is still  on the drawing boards, but a great deal  of work has * been- done in clearing the  land, landscaping and building the Preview Centre which is styled in a South  Seas modern motif.  Lake Black which formerly was virtually inaccessible," has been cleared,  made into a place of beauty by the magic  Disney touch and renamed Lake Buena"  Vista. With the lake as a centre theme,  Walt Disney Productions will build a new  city of Lake Buena Vista, with five huge  theme resort hotels, golf courses,' recrea-  ��� tion centres and many of the attractions  such as the Magic Kingdom park which  have made Disneyland famous.  Walt Disney World will have its own  unique transportation ��� network with a  monorail over the highway in the sky and  watercraft of all kinds offering transportation between the various attractions.  During 1970, three major motor inns, will  be built adjacent to the centre with a total  of 1,200 rooms.  7000 visitors through the Centre the  first two days of the Preview and were  greeted by 14 hostesses in uniforms of  persimmon, blue and white. Each visitor  was asked to sign the guest book and  there was a separate guest book for each  state and each country.  Halfmoon Bay has. already left its  mark on Walt Disney World, for the first  signature in the Canadian guest book is  that of your correspondent, Mary Tinkley.  Opening of Walt Disney is expected to  bring 10 million visitors during its first  year and the people of Orlando are wondering how even their splendid highways  are going to be able to cope with the  influx of traffic.  INTEGRATION  Probably the biggest problem facing  the city of Orlando, and many other  southern cities at the present time, is the  U.S. Government's order to integrate all  schools during the month of February.  During Mrs. Tinkley's stay in Orlando,  the city was seething with resentment at  this order. Whites and negroes, young and  old, and people with diverse views about  segregation all thronged to public meetings' and urged the School Board to defy  the Federal order.  In Orlando there are districts with an  entirely Negro population. Some of these  , negro districts have their own schools  which in many cases they have built  themselves and bf which they are justi-  fiably<jnroud. According to the hew order,  some of the coloured students. in these-  negro areas must now be transported by  bus out of their own area to the nearest  white school which may be five miles  away, while white students formerly attending the white school, will be conveyed,  by bus into the coloured sector to attend  school there, it will be interesting to  watch the outcome of this situation for  many parents have said they would refuse to send their children by bus to  schools several miles away when there  was a suitable school within a block or  so of their homes.  The Peninsula Times . . Pd{je���,5  Wednesday, february-4, 1970,  Juvenile soccer  weekend results  ���WITH   Sunshine "Coast   Juvenile   Soccer ���'  games well into the second half of the  season;, play-offs are now being held on  Saturdays with pther teams in the District League. ��� .  Local games scheduled for next Sun- \  day are as "follows: '  Division 4: Game time 2:45 p.m.  Gibsons Chargers vs Res.. Braves at  Q,ibs*ons. Sechelt Legion.vs Gibsons Legion at Hackett Park.  Division 6: Game time 1:45 p.m.  Gibsons Tiger Cats vs Shop Easy at  Gibsons. Sechelt Timbermen vs ��� Super  Valu'at Hackett-Park.  Division 7: Gome-time 12:45 p.m.  Local 297 vs Sechelt Tee Men at Gibson?. Res. Warriors vs Gibsons Cougars at  Hackett Park.  WEEKEND RESULTS  DIVISION 7  Roberts Creek Thunderbirds 3: Res.  "Warriors 3. Gibsons Cougars 5; Local 297  0.  DIVISION 6  Super Value 4; Gibson9 Tiger Cats 0.  Shop Easy 0; Sechelt Timbermen 1.  DIVISION 4  Gibsons Legion vs Res. Braves cancelled. Sechelt Legion 3; Gibsons Chargers 0.  Gibsons theatre offers  popular variety movies  Variety is the word at Twilight Theatre  in Gibsons this week. The fun starts with  the long awaited "The Maltese Bippy"  starring everybody's favorite comedians,  Rowan and Martin. Enough said.  Following this is a rather far out  double feature. The first one is "The  Fearless Vampire Killers" a delightful  mixture of comedy and terror; and any  movie that is directed by Roman Polanski  ("Rosemary's Baby") and starring his late  wife, Sharon Tate, is worth seeing.  Then to complete the bill, a spellbinding science-fiction feature, "The Green  Slime," complete with fiendish creatures  and hair-raising slime.  . The Red Cross is more than an emblem of a charitable organization; it is the  symbal of the Geneva Conventions, one  of the world's great codes of law.  More than one million units of blood  are needed every year to meet the requirements of Canadian hospitals. This  means that nearly two units a minute,  hiust be collected every day of the year.  roww^^^  10% PISCOUWT  W0fM CLOTHES  (all types)  15% DISCOUNT  Sweaters - Sport Sfitrts  Suits - Sport Jackets  '   and Casual Pants.  ���Hii  toJ  When you donate blood to the- Tied  Cross it takes only 30 minutes from ntnrt  to flnlnh Including testing, registration,  rest nnd refreshment,* The actual giving  of blood takes only 4 to ft minutes,  20%'-.-> DISCOUNT  WINTER LONG JOHNS  Shirts & Combination  Pep Shirts.  plus "Grab Basfset"  SUPER SPECIALS  ARINE MEN'S WEAR  IN THE HEART OF THE  HARBOUR SHOPPING AREA  1505 Marino Dr. 885-2116  s* A. ! UV   f A -vs.'* a (Or* c 'V  ���f )���     iV   v\Vx  V".'    '        *-  fl . ? *���*_,/ >    i .... W        -        -^.     " a-      *"��� a.  ,.," ��*=��*��  *��6ii��a*a^  ^m^0m^^��^^)  g��*ftga^  SENSATIONAL  BAND  FROr/l  VANCOUVER  FIRST TIME ON THE PENINSULA  "THE WEtVATOMES"  SATURDAY,  FEBRUARY 7th  is  innnQnnn a n^n\^  .UuvJeXULb/iA  lLvLauu  HIGHWAY  101  - SECHELT  ci msm BMDEKS  (DXa.cs, Ho Slacks)  s^Jg#tl&g^  REFRESHMENTS 7:30 till 0:30 p.m.  )iTOUPMjPPi!H   7:30 till 9 p.m.  $0 A COUPLE  ($3 after $'p.m.)  ,J-^f    ���* H���-  *��� ->.��wvitti��arf��iAfttw.ii��a=a < a.^.^ j-��^ri'.j.'ywta��d^wit*W^ xJ*,&H!ic*>?&i*t*&^tm��*&>*jr*  \  4 i-" * i*  *  * A .* *  *���  *  *.*^  * * #  *  * #>*>* # *  A A>. * A,*..,* A  A ���* A  A A  * *-i**^ A-^-*v,*> /  H. F. Kennett reports . . . '*  Snowfall January 1970  confined to two days:  MONTH of January, on the Sunshine  Coast say total precipitation -just a" lit-  le more than naif the normal. What might  be termed "INSTANT" winter was con-'  fined to January 17-18 when overnight  4.5 inches *of snow was recorded, but*soon  washed away by steady rain and milder  ���temperatures. This was a far cry from the  38.5 inches for January 1969 when the  Sunshine, Ccast was covered with winter  white to a dspth of 19.5 inches on January 31. 19S9 together with, bitter cold  temperatures down to 5 degrees above  zero. The figures for January 1970 follow.  .  Jan.  Jan.  Jan.  1970  Nornv Extreme  Total Rainfall  4.34  7.03  13.09 (1958)  .77 (1957)  Total Snowfall  5.4  12.4  36.3   (1954)  Total  Precip.  4.88  8.27  13;09 (1958)  Days with Rain  14  14  28      (1953)  Days with Sncw  2  5  13      (195.4)  Days with frost .  19  18  27      (1937)  Highest Temp.  49  50  59"     (1960)  (J  an, 20)  Lowest  Temp.  23  19  5        (1939)  (J  an 16  Mean. Temp.  36  35  43^    (1958)  30      (1957)  The normal is based on 18 years continuous observations.  Shopping Centre greets  opening ot Brug Store  LAST week. Merchants of Sunnycrest  Shopping Centre in Gibsons, welcomed the opening of Western Drugs new  store, a proud addition to the Shopping  Plaza. _r*  Specializing in "providing competitive  dru*? store prices and goid Selection is the  main concern of Western Drugs, and this  n;:w store is in tha capable hands of the  owner-manager and Pharmacist, Haig  Maxwell and his wife Maureen assisted  at the counter by local staff.  A graduate of the Faculty of Pharmacy at the"University of British Columbia,  Kaig has worked in several pharmacies  in the Van:c:uver area; his last position  b2*ng manager of the drug department of  the Hudson Bay Cpnipany. store in Rich-  mend. Haig and his wife are now residing  in Gibsons and feel qujte at home on the  Sunshine Coast; both are confident of a  prosperous future for Gibsons and the rest  of the Peninsula.  Sechelt Bowling Lanes  Lionel McCuaig (Sports Club) with  858 (279. 291, 285) and Sam MacKenzie  (Commercial) with 808 (344) were bowlers of the week. For the Ladies. Sharon  Middlemiss (Sports Club) rolled 715 (278).  In the Junior League Larry Richte set a  two game high total of 444 (226,' 218).  LEAGUE SCORES  Sports Club: Lionel McCuaig 856 (279,  291. 286), Sharon Middlemiss 715 (278).  Ladies,: Sharon Middlemiss 621, Jo-  Anne Wheeler 604, Edith Ivanisko 296.  Ladies Matinee: Bubbles Creighlon  613 (252). Eleanor Gritt 608. Phyllis Hand-  ford 600, Jean Robinson  253.  Pender: Ross McQuitty 677. Mark My-  ��-���iiy Eve Moserip  ers 623, John Divall 602, Carol Reid 250.  Sechelt Commercial: Sam MacKemfc.  808 (344). Hazel Skytte 622 (279). Bob  Maikawa 726 (310) Manford Cook 700, Al  Strachan 763 (315). Lionel McCuaig 688,  Cauleen McCuaig 681 (335), Reg Thomas  744 (298), Al Lynn 784 (313), Frank Nev-  ens 704 (316).  Ball & Chain: Roger Hocknell 673, Ester Berry 252, Gladys Ritchie 635, Lynn  Simpson 612, Kathy Hall 643, Matt Jae-  ge 626.  Juniors:. Lsrry Richter 44 (226, 218)  Patty Wing 259 (132), Craig Rodway 158,  Terry Rodway 153, Kelly Bodnarek 165,  Michael English 168, Ken Casey 161.  ���*���-��      *     a-***-^     .  If  ITT  it/*  ,  ���_ 1  .           -.a            '  'I    .  v  a     ������     a.  r    ,  ���  t         ,"  '  JLaJt  ! \  )��i!  fcil  f .5  ��� if  *  * >aa-'             ' fc  ir"*.--5-     '  ��-v -, -1-,>7  ?  V  ���   **.  ,  W,  a*                "V*^  ,  5          ��V, -  *  o.    -  1     ."  r         .  I %  /  J  "a.  ^  r  l  ;i  u-i  >:  I  *        s  V  <->  Cable vision Tower  Coast Cable Vision reports work as logging rond above Porpoise Bay,  progressing .satisfactorily on the High-again antennas will be shortly  system and this aerial shot shows the erected on, these' towers at both  li-framc typo tower to tho left of a    Gibsons and Sechelt.  {Pefffiere $/> Supe  ��� Students' Full Priwingj Course  INCLUDES ALL PHASES OF DRIVING   $42"00  ADULTS AVERAGE COST .     * $53*00  BRUSH UP I.SSSONS OR TEST CAR RENTAL ������ %1 HOUR  Free Pick-up of your homo. Dual Controlled Cor.  PROFESSIONAL INSTRUCTION  PENINSULA DRIVING SCHOOL  PHONE 886-2401  aa<g���H"T���'"KhJIaa-^-    �������,&��� ittltf t./i.aiJMtWMtiataMal 'j3��  Ju.  Well Stocked  A smart array of general merchandise and toiletries greet the eye of  customers in the spacious new Western Drugs Store ��n Gibsons. This new  store openerAts doors to customers  last Thursday under the management  of-Haig Maxwell and his wife Maureen. The rest of the staff include  Mrs. Chris Greene. Mrs. Gwen Nim-  mo, and Mrs. Janet Whitty, all resi-  dens of Gibsons..  Page 6 The Peninsula Times  Wednesday, February 4, 1970  Auxiliary to sponsor  other areas   ;  finalized at  the January  meeting of the Roberts Creek Parents!  Auxiliary to sponsor trips to other parts  Of  B.C.'' V    ��� "7    ���!���.,������.   ..  Proposals for raising funds for the project wei*e discussed, such , as rummage,  auction and bake-sales, w<*h the children  themselves helping to raise the money  needed.  . Mr. M.',Mactavish, principal of Roberts Creek School suggested the idea that  in two years he hoped to take a group  of students on a week long trip to explore  Mica Dam; Hudson Hope Power Development; the mines at Braelorne and Kim-  AJ berley; agricultural lands in the West  Kootenays and the smelter plant in Trail.  It was suggested that this could be a  Centennial Project, ~ with ; hopefully a  Government grant to help defray expenses.  Mr. Mactavish announced that due to  a change in the School Act, it will not be  necessary to send-a-note to the teacher  explaining lateness or absence unless  specificalty requested by the teacher.  A film on the finding of the Dead Sea  Scrolls, loaned by friends of Hebrew  .University was enjoyed by-the 20 persons who attended the meeting.  !  .^*"''"""--*"-"--*-r-nnnnnnnnnnm;;  !  Sechelr���885-9654  sm<mmim*teKnMwmmiimtMS&MMWMm��s*mm  I  m mmii  LIMITED  ELECTRIC CONTRACTORS  Wiring Supplies  Specializing in  Electric Heat  WHARF ROAD, SECHELT  / Phone 885*2062  1  *v*WTrwvitvinnnnrwv*innnnnrYiniyfvvv wrw w mm mnr%!>  ���lllf I���infa-latH'  a.,.inii,,m   .in,   i n mi nlffft n rami,   i,.ii.  ���.ra..tahJH.^,..ai.J>^l..*fea..,....r..iai!.��a.a ..3!^ ,_\a i-V.���,!, &1., �� ,l..fa -  New Pharmacist  On Friday of last week, Haig Maxwell, Pharmacist at the new Western  Drugs Store on Sunnycrest Plaza,  ��eceived a congratulatory visit from  Mr. W. AJ Hooge, Salesmanager of  Western Wholesale Drugs Ltd. From  left to right are Mr. W. A. Hooge;  Haig Maxwell and his wife Maureen;  and Mr. Herb Evers. co-owner of the  new store.  Pender High-Lights  HELLO AGAIN! .On Monday the 27th, thej  * high school" students had a day off  school. The teachers were marking our  report crads and so they were kind  enough to let us have the day off.  Monday was also the start of the second semester and a change of timetables  and courses.  " On Friday the 30th a new election will  take place to elect new member's for the  Student's Council. This should be very  interesting and we hope that the competition will not be too great. We also hope-  that the student's will vote for the person  they think will be able to do the most  for their school.  Our main topic this week is of the  trip to, Vancouver. The senior classes, on  February 24th,'are taking a day off school  and are heading for the big city* of V.-in-  couvcr. The idea of the trip is to visit  many businesses there, to seek possibilities of job opportunities on leaving  school. The classes are breaking up into  many groups and from there thoy shall  venture to the business houses,  This trip is hoped to be a success and  we hope Unit all fnjoy themselves. Some  of the places being visited are: l.,C, Tel,  B.C. Hydro, and many machine shops  SPORTS  Last weekend, .January 24th, Hrnoks  brought throe teams down to play Pender  The games commenced at 10 o'clock will.  the junior boys. Tho game was good, especially when our boys won 20-1(1. Brooks  i  however w��re young and  inexperienced  Next the senior girls played, Once  they got over their nervousness, they  played with confidence for a final scon*  of 17-1) for us. In ihe senior hoys name,  Pender showed their skill in basketball  In the first quiii-tiT the boys swept their  wnyii to ii lfi-0 lead before Brooks pulled  themselves together. The Senior hoys  finally won with ����� score of 211-If). After"  the gomes we had a sork-hop from 2 til  4:30 p.m, "  This weekend, January M nnd III,  Pemberton will be playing us, They will  be fin nn overnight trip. Our senior gtrls  having lost ut Peinbiilon, will be mil in  win thin, time,  INTERVIEW  This week Wo are talking with Becky  Collins and Wendy Mercer. Becky doo  not take part In many school activities  but In always hclplul when she Is culled  upon, Becky's future Is undecided,  Wendy is Secret at y-Treasurei ol Ihe  Grad Club; Editor of the Annual; a mem-  her of the Dance Clul>; and Is Caotiiln of  ���by April Walker ond Wendy Clayton  the volleyball team. Wendy hopes to become a secretary.  Next week we will*, be back to talk  about the game with Pemberton and we  will have a write up about the junior  girls.  <r  $2.50 each 9 p.m. to ?  usk by "THE. W��@NyGHlEKS"  V  awiw*��>��|w��w��w��������aa��w>a<t^^  ���<gSaS��ai^��L;������^;4^^  1  estern Hockey  League  ��� Ferry Service ���  to all WHL Games  Depart Gibsons 6 p.m.  sharp  Return Gibsons Midnight  $8  Return})  S^>*c'^V*��i.**��^ii*"  ���* ^ .i*-*! Jtfjfc******* ��  QuSryftgJfr  Business  Cards  i-A  Ue,e,heads - *������ ^ . Tags  S!a,��mestkos - Brochures - Calendars  BUrt,POr   T. ..voice - Bos-ess Forms  NoWspaPers ^ . Sjgn5  Utters - La&Gls  OR WHATEVER   <y. -'ft - ��� '��� 4 >av;v , / - *��� / / a ��� j^w/ <i     ''������/**'>��  K'���/<</    "tip1,  '���       'A''���,'���'. '7 7^7  )  )  i        ���*-.->.  mfmmmimmmfqt  ^mm^^^mmmsm!I^M^Smm��  0^ai^aWat^M*-.**^^^,^.. ^�� *.*vf a. IP**^* *"*.4 *a,^*.A�� a*.4a.a>.*** r,t\fr ��^*.^.a^ ...?.#,^^A-ah^A #<t^^&b^^^0*l*4i*^M^#i^d^l^t^#&l!**iy%4fiT^t>'&d^  A^^A^^-^Hi^i^^/^^iAi^^yr^ aj��3^ fjr ��* y 'V*'  }"4   f   t  ����� On the Defensive     -  Tw,enty four persons have enrolled in year. Cost is $8 for 8 sessions and the  the Defensive Driving Course- now official graduation card-is recognized  being held in Sechelt, and sponsored by the Motor Vehicles' Bran6h as &p-  by the Adult Education departme.it proved training. During 1969 there  of the Sechelt School District. Interest were 71,187 persons who graduated  in the course would indicate that fur- from the course administered by the  ther sessions will be held during the Canada Safety Council.  Historic iind  -'���WUSIJ^WJ  y? rcfv T"*>~  Roberts Creek parents  view film oHost scrolls  The Peninsula Times Page 7  Wednesday,, February 4, 1970  Sechelt Firemen elect  officer slate for '%  ANNUAL meeting of the Sechelt Volunteer Fire Bepartment for the election of  officers was held Wednesday January 28,  with the following results: Fire Chief Mr.  Tom Robilliard, Assistant Chief Mr. G.  . Hall, Number One Captain Tom - Gory,  Number two Captain Butch Ono, Number  One Lieutenant Harold Nelson; Number  two lieutenant Terry Booth, Entertainment, W.,L. Billingsley and Tom' Ono;  Secretary Dean Robilliard, Competition  Bob Gledson.  During the coming year the���firemen  hope to carry out a house to house fire  inspection plan to help residents prevent  fire. The firemen will be pleased to ans--  wer any questions you might have in regards to fire hazards etc. It is hoped the  public will co-operate in this venture.  Following is the fire report for the  year 1969.  Total number of fires in the Sechelt  Fire Protection District 27. One was total  loss and one fatality.  Total number of Rescue wagon and in-  halator calls 6. Estimated fire loss for the  year 1969 $25^00.  GIBSONS.  IN. COLOR  Starring Rowan and Martin  Thar., Fri., Sot*., Feb. 5, 6 and 7  Evenings or 8. Matinee Sot. at 2 p.m.  ���"���"XT"^* "J*c  ...  ���'YouR.-'iee&a'e.n'  i  i?*v��  "si  n��P*ti* *ltm*�� 8 il       ���",    f-  L  fj-^ltroJinJiaiB  Instructor �� c    -.  Now retired from the Royal Canadian course administered by the Canada  Mounted PcKce,~��efensiye 7 Driving1 -Safety Council which is based f on  Course InstracrorHMr. Ddh *Pye "Recognize the hazard, understand  knows only too well the value oT'the   the defence and act in time."  ie Highlights  Hi AGAIN out there! This past week, has  in many ways, been strange and confusing but now things are getting back  into the humdrum of everyday life.  The Red Cross group is organizing a  penny  drive;  everybbdy   brings  pennies  , and deposits them in their team tins, At  the end of 2 weeks the team "with the  most money wins some points.  On Friday there was a noon-hour mixer costing 6c per person. For the Bombers  $2.89; Spitfire $2.60; Mustangs $2.54; and  lastly Sabres $2.22.  On Monday February 2 there was a  bake sale, next Monday there will be a  penny candy sale and on Friday 13 a penny sports lunch hour. Some of this profit will be sent to Greece where the Red  Cross is- sponsoring a child. The rest will  be used for their project of the year  which is the Residential Nursery School.  ������by Denniso DombrosW  In some of the Guidance classes the  students were given two leaflets, one published by the West Vancouver Board of  School Trustees on Marijuana and its effects and the other, a consumer memo on  L. S. D. Any students who wish to obtain one of these are asked to contact  Miss Wilson.'  Cheer Leaders, boys and girls volleyball and basketball teams are busy practising in hope of playing another school  soon.  On Tuesday, January 27 at 7:30 p.m.  there was a meeting for both adults and  teenagers concerning communication. A  .film made by the Yorkville hippies was  shown followed by discussion groups.  SAYING OF THE WEEK  Q. When a glass Is dropped what causes it to break.  A, Carelessness,  AN EXCITING find in 1947 of the Dead  *Sea Scrolls, in caves in Jordan, by  Bedouin shepherds was the subject of a  film shown at the recent Roberts Creek  Parents' Auxiliary meeting.  The scrolls were surprisingly still decipherable 'due "to the consistently hot, dry  climate in the Dead Sea area.'  The manuscripts consist of 8 scrolls  and some tens of-thousands of fragments  written by members of a hitherto unknown Jewish Brotherhood. The scrools  include manuals of descipline; hyriih  books; Biblical commentaries and.apocalyptic writings. Two of the oldest known  copies of the Book of ^Isaiah and fragments of every book in the" Old Testa-:  ment except that of Esther.  The scrolls were purchased by the  Hebrew University and the Syrian Monastery of St. Mark of Jerusalem. The  material is now in the Jerusalem archives  and being studied by scholars from many  countries. x  Believed to be from an early Jewish  Library near the Dead Sea, the manu-  . script? were written between 68 A.D. and  200 B.C.  Due to Arab��and Jewish battles in  1947, -several of t$sr> scrolls became lost  and were not recovered until 1954 when  an advertisement appeared in the New  York Times offering for sale ancient -Aramaic and. Hebrew manuscripts. They were  reclaimed and on sTune 11, 1954 the lost  scrolls were' addde'd to the archives in  Jerusalem.  An important result of the finding of.  the Dead Sea Scrools was the reassurance  that Old Testament translations were  basically correct. A concern of scholars  from >ny years was that the Old Testament was a translation from a translation  to a translation, with the possibility^that  meanings may have been altered.  . The scrolls written 1,000 years before  any known translations proved that the  Old Testament in use for ever 2,000 years  was   unchanged  from   original  writings.  NOTE: Copies the booklet published  for the National Museum ,qf' Canada,  "Scrolls from the wilderness of the Dead  Sea," may be*obtairied from the Times  Bookstore, Sechelt.  Accidents increased  but deaths decreased  ATTORNEY-General Leslie Peterson said  today "Trie fact that an* increase in  .accidents resulted in a decrease in deaths  in 1969 may be attributed to a greater use  by motorists of seat belts and shoulder restraints with which many motor vehicles  are now equipped."  Fatalities from highway traffic accidents in British Columbia in 1969 totalled -  526 lives. This is a decrease of 48 or 8.4%  from the 1968 total of 574 deaths.  Over the same period there, was ah increase of approximately 25% in property  damage accidents and the costs of property damage.  **���  "The use of seat belts and other similar safety devices is something I urge all  motorists to make a habit of," said the  Attorney-General. "Before starting out on  ��a journey however,short, before you turn  the key . . . buckle up."  COMMERCIAL PRINTING  see THE TIMES  Starring Sharon Tate  PLUS  'THE -GREEN.-' SLIME"  Sun"., Fei. 8 at* 7 p.m. anil Mon., Tue.,  Feb. 9 arid 10 at-8 p.m.  rnmiw***tmmnainMr>mnnmitm**mnn*ctnrr*t��i��MuvKiivi&  I  MI'PMNM'MVmiHg^^  dchi^ (choice  Delight Your Valentine with  a PRECIOUS GIFT or  fine piece of  COSTUME JBWELLRY  wr^m/mvmH&BSN&J***  l^o.^w^^).aKi^'UJWiiaJu.^i,'^aa^^  SECHELT  Phone 885-2421  [fbrt^.a.. ttt^WftlllaWlife  Madeira Park Highlight'.  ��� H'lI'U ,PMIM!R*W'!!'F  JmESEMSr  NOTi'C  B     i  Doctor of Optometry  204 Vancouver Block  Vancouver, B.C.  Will bo In Sechelt  For an appointment* for  eye examination phono  ��85-281��  ON Monday afternoon Mr. Pat, Mulligan  of the Fish and Wildlife Branch, paid  n visit to our school. Ho showod two  films on water nnd boating snfety.  Mrs. Cnmcron look seven grade seven  students to tour the Madeira Pork Bunk  of Montreal on Thursday afternoon. After  completing the tour, pupils wrote accounts  of what they hud seen. The n.ostln.pic.s-  alve part of the tour appeared to be the  largo bundle of money which was to be  burned, $20,000 worth of old bills. The  students also srtw n large quantity of crisp  new  bills, noon lo be issued.  Earlier In the week the same group of  pupils learned about the workings of the  local Post Office. Again Mr.*). Cameron  wns responsible for thin Interesting event,  The house standings have again chunked. Chatty*��� lead wllh .17 points, Thunderbirds have .1*1, Firebirds 35, and Mus-  l'.ng�� are Inst with 31.  Over one hundred entrants have enlisted In the 100 mile run. Total number  of miles logged by Ihe total student body  is Approximately l-,f.00 miles, Randl War-  nock in jstlll ahead with (10 miles, followed  by Judy Tait with (10, and I.uke Peter*  with 55 miles. The three lenders are members of the Thunderblrd house,  ���by Volorlo Field nnd Michael Kammorlo     w.wr.w.wwy.  ES*r��*  lnHindiiitW.i.. nM��ika,mt*iih,maiiitmtmi  W^'-~>i  iEm^ZHWtuiitoM,;  LOCMiG It. SECHELT THIS SPRING  Presently located In Powell Hiver we will be (establish*  Ing an Asphalt Paving Plant within the Sechelt area In  time for your summer paving requirements. Call us  now for estimates or enquiries and take advantage of  twenty years experience In tho paving Industry,  rite Box 9S Powell River  or  Phone Collect 485-6118  i  !***$t'��^^  -   SHOP CAMPBELL   -  FOR YOUR EVERYDAY VARIETY NEEDS.  WE ARE OPEN 6 DAYS A WEEK  TO SERVE YOU OUR CUSTOMERS.  OPEN UNTIL 9 FRIDAYS.  PRESCRIPTIONS  i*  CONTINUES TILL FEBRUARY 15  -\  AT THIIEE CONVENIENT LOCATIONS:  Gibsons SSS-2234      ���-     ' Sechelt 885-2238  Professional Pliatwacy 686-272^  dfcfcfc  lift  u  \  Mta**/ *'^A^.��  ArV^-iifcAH*..* I  &  Page 8  t   af a.   ���  Rebekalf Lodge lo. 76, holds social evening  SUNSHINE Rebekah Lodge No. 76 Se- ive McGregor. The high score for wiu\t  cheit neld a social evening after the bus- was .held by Mrs. May Walker and the  incss meeting on Jsnuary 28, in St. Hilda's low "score by Mrs. Phyllis Handford. *D6or  Parish Hall. The evening was spent -play- prize went to Mrs. Lola Turner,  ing bridge and whist; several membe^yrf Dainty ��� refreshments  were  served   to  Arbutus Rsbekah Lodge of Gibsons afTd bring an enjoyable evening to a close. It  Sunshine Coast'Odd Fellows Lodge atten- Was decided to hold the'next social even-  ded, besides'many friends. - ing 0n February 19 hosted by the Sun-  High score for bridge was won by Mrs. * shine Coast Oddfellows Lodge No. 76 in���  Jim Mcoonnell; the low score by Mrs. Ol- Roberts Creek Legion Hall.  The Peninsula Times  Wednesday, February 4, 1970  ,*���  Paul St. Pierre  ������Letter from Parliament Hill  OTTAWA���Although it may have escaped .your attention, we have had in Ottawa recently a debate of such intensity,  so fraught with- strong emotion, so hung  up on questions of principle, so inflamed,  so passionate that it is a matsvel that the  ice on the Ottawa river did not break up  three months, early.  The debate revolved around the question of whether a woman is a person���  a.,tquestion closely associated, with the  classic Greek debates as to whether women had souls.  Ours was conducted, not by parlia^  ment, but by members of the National  Press Club, all of whom are male. The  National Press Club enjoys the facilities  of a popular watering hoi* on Wellington  Street, just opposite the parliament buildings. Some of the best stories originate  there.  A move was made to admit women reporters to membership, in our National  Press Club. Despite the suggestion of  Stanley Knowles that the house of com-,,  mons%hamber be given over to the men  for this debate during a weekend recess.  it was held elsewhere.'  ?ut the echoes of impassioned speeches  are? still echoing m the centre block. Some  anti-feminists in the press club swore  they would tear up their membership  cards if women were, admitted to membership. Others called any-admissions to  be "the thin edge of'the wedge."  Another is reported as saying "Next  they'll be wanting to use the men's washrooms."  Finally, by a vote of 58 to 53, the National Press Club voted against accepting  the feminine fact. Since all members of <  parliament are honorary members' of the  press club, and since Grace Mclnnis of  Kingsway West is positively not a male,  I wonder what disposition has been made  in her case. We may hear later.  One result of this imbroglio was a conversation with Dr. Maurice Ollivier, law  clerk and parliamentary counsel, author  of n much quoted reference book on Canadian sovereignty und ono of the most  seasoned parliamentary observers in Canada,  Dr. Ollivier was reminded of The Persons Case of the 1020s when not only the  Canadian courts but also the British  House of Lords became involved in the  question of whether women were people.  Those interested in the finer details  will find this case in the law books���  "Henrietta Muir Edwards and others, versus the Attorney General of Canada and  others, 1030 Appeal Cases 124 (The Persons Case.)"  The facts, say Dr. Ollivor, were these.  Up to this time, no woman bad ever  been appointd to the Canadian Senate,  Section 24 of the British North America  Act'provided for the appointment of "per-  ��>ns" to the Senate, but the government  was of the opinion that women woro not  persons in terms of tho act.  |A group of Alberta women, Henrietta  Edwards' name leading tho list, had the  matter referred to the Canadian Supreme  Court for decision. The .supremo court  ruled I hat women wort* not persons!.  Although tlu; decision was unanimous,  tho Mackenzie King government of 1020  must have felt some .sympathy for the  petitioners, It provided the means and  money for them to nppenl lo the British  Privy Council which, In those years, provided a court of hint resort beyond our  own (supreme court,  In 1 OHO, Dr. Ollivier wan In 1/mdon  with Attorney General Ernest Lapointe.  They were 'engaged in discussions which  led to the issuance of The Statute of  Westminster, Knowing that tho Privy  Council decision on Ihe Persons Case* was  duo, Lupolnto ,iont Di\ Ollivier to Ixird  Snnkoy to determine what lho announcement would l>e.  "laonl ftnnluy mid Ihe other lordfi had  rejected Ihe ariiumonl that, nt (he lime of  tho UNA A't wns written, women had  practically no pollilral i\nhlu, Lord San-  key told me that he considered a consll-  lullon was ,i living tree and that he wns  not prepared hi lop off any branrhoH, Ac  cordlnfily tho dociiiton he would announce  Hint afternoon would he" fur lho pet|t|on-  4-fS."  "So you see," i.iy.'i Ui*�� enidilo Di\  Ollivier, "I was Ihe first Canadian to  know that women are people, and Ernest  Lapointe was tho second."  Volleyball Champions '-'  Gibsons Elementary School Volley clared Volleyball Champions of the Valerie Roberts and Susanne Charles-  Ball Team holds the "Moon Maid Sechelt School District when;:they, worth. Front row: Margaret Pinlay-  Trophy" one of a set of papier mache beat Sechelt last week are from left? son; Dennise Smith, Marlene Sehnei-  trophies made when Mr. Stan Knight back row: Janet Hart; Lori Ed|reii; der; Cindy Kurucz and Kathy Zueff.  was Vice-Principal of the School. De-   Roxanne   Hinz;    Kerry   Mahlman;  MY SIDE  OF THE MOUNTAIN  Starring:  Theodor(Kt5ikel ond Tod Eccles  PLUS  ONLY WHEN   .  I LARF  Starring:  David Herpmings and  Richard Attenborough  SPECIAL SATURDAY MATINEE AT 2 p.m.  (by request of tho local Boy Scout Troup)  "MY SIDE. OF THE MOUNTAIN" ��� Only  (Admission 40c per person - Matinee Only) Out at 3:45 p.m.  BOTH SHOWS IN COLOR  Evening Showings start at 8 p.m. and get out at 11:25 p.m.  Friday - Saturday - Monday - February 6th ��� 7th and 9th  NEXT WEEK: CASTLE KEEP ��� Restricted  i :  , ,t     .   f. * ., i. ���   rw .  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