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 Serving the Sunshine Coast, (Howe Sound to Jervis Inlet), including Port Mellon, Hopkins Landing, Granthams Landing, Gibsons, Roberts Creek,  Wilson Creek, Selma Pork, Sechelt, Halfmoon Boy, Secret Cove, Pender Hrb., Madeira Park, Garden Boy, Irvine's Landing, Earl Cove', Egmont  URGEST CIRCULATION OF ANY PAPER ON THE SOUTHERN SUNSHINE COAST. "���  2nd ciaw Mail        Damaging* rumors cited , . .  Registration No. 1142  This Issue 14 Pages  Union "*T_%.   Lab*  Vol. 11, No/9,-f- WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23, 1974  Watson claims violation  L^r*j3i$U?^i*   <        __ __,->"i|r _    ���_���_ -V  ���e���"_ i ���������_ ��-_*_'#_* t _������__*;__. _>  -ii_J  * *v��i*  I*  \(t  _ " _--vfee  &yit.LNNfe maxenais tor secona  floor of Bank of Montreal building  restricts parking in an area which is  becoming critical for its lack of parking. Sechelt aldermen have been crit  ical ot reninsuia tioiaings _ca.|, owners of the building, for expanding it  and not allowing for additional park- is no parking in front of the building.;  ing.   Under   normal   circumstances because.of the septic field. .  :SECHELT-^-Peninsula  Holdings   Ltd.   is  - \;i going ahead with the addition of a  \ipecond storey to the new Bank of Mon-  . treal   building,   in   spite   of   inadequate  parking space.  ^ ������ And Aid. Norm Watson has described  "/fHe- firm's actions as "damnable."  ' ^'J-'He told council's Jan. 16 meeting that  ;   expansion of the building was predicated  , ' oh provision of adequate parking.  - i-"The bank doesn't have the required  'parking for a second floor, but they're  going ahead just the same," he said.  f*' ','A letter should go to the builders  ���  Stating,, that  further'construction  is   in  violation' of our (parking) bylaw. They  [ will have to, come up with something  >  reasonable."  ; Watson felt that council should meet  , with the developers of the building and  : discuss, provision of additional parking  ^ facilities. i  -Aldermen were discussing,the growing-parking problem in Seqhelt.  1        Aid. Ted Osborne suggested institut-  ���   ing one-hour parking restrictions in the  - downtown area.    .   "  j      ^But Watson felt this  would be too  j.   difficult to enforce. And parking meters  were too expensive, he added.  Sechelt  Motor  Transport .depot  also  mere woum oe room ior eigm sianuy;  ard sized cars behind the bank. There;  came in for criticism.  "���"They usesii to eight parking spaces  for.their entry into the yard," said Wat-  Government pressure urged .  S_X_HEfl_T���A get-tough attitude combined with home and school education  will go a long way to curtailing the spir-  aling heroin addiction problem in British  , Columbia, the head of the Vancouver drug  squad-.told -Sunshine?,Coast. Lions--1 Club,-.*  members.  . i  S/Sgt.' Sid Devries, addressing more  than 70 Lions and'their wives and guests  in the Peninsula Drive-In Thursday night,  said that there are about 10,000 heroin  addicts in British Columbia. There are  6,500 in Vancouver - a figure which has  doubled since the 1960s - and about 15,000  addicts in Canada.  Devries said that it was up to such  organizations as Lions .clubs and other  service and fratenal groups to put pressure on governments to force them to  pass stringent laws enabling the courts  and police to deal with the addicts.  By making it tough for pushers to  move the product, Vancouver drug squad  officers feel that it will,discourage youngsters from becoming addicted. But Devries agreed, during a question period,  that education must start from the cradle  and that it shouldn't just be left to the  school system to tell of the dangers.  To service Vancouver's, 6,500 addicts,  it costs the city $325;000, in crime every  day to maintain the habits. Current heroin  price is about $25, "and conservatively  speaking, the average addict requires two  .'; caps per day." '  ' "We can, cut off the-supply and drive  up. tho cost and the younger kids, who  won't'be able to afford it, will reconsider  about using drugs.".  There are only 17 members of the Vancouver' drug squad, Devries said, and as  a result of the increase in drug, arrests,  pobce''are''spending more1 working' time  in court which cuts down on enforcement.  "It has caused a heavy back log in the  courts and many, cases have to be set  for trial up to a year in advance. The  offender is placed on bail and continues  to commit crimes against society.  n     "It becomes evident, that conventional  methods used to control our drug problem  have not been successful.* Where do we  go from here?  "As I have explained, the new breed  of addict is not a criminal first, but must  become a criminal to support his habit. It -, _ m ~  is our opinion that this is a medical prob-    \(\   VlHICnlTIP   I OT.'Ct  lem first and foremost and secondly, a    *u   UlUiaUAli��   UUUW  corrupted by the use of drugs."   .      - <  J  Dr. Eric Paetkau suggested to Devriesr  that in spite of 6,500 addicts in Vancouver,  "Perhaps you are , being effective, perhaps^  there could be more addicts, Why aren't;  other kids hooked?','-..'." '���?* --, "���-��� " ���<. ������"v -_, ._ "i."v-.-:<;=,..--\.* ���->--* .'>���< -�����. vf~v7'!m" ~' v~  Q D__��^&tod that he hadn't ^ ^ ffi^Sfi^ ���aece" behmd' C��Wne  time -to study that aspect of the situation.  But, he added: "the law is there, it is  up to you to see that it is used effective-  son.  "They are' only allowed a 30-foot  entry."  He noted, however, that SMT would  soon be moving out of the depot. "They've  got a brand new place in Vancouver."  * .'Osborne felt that two or three new  shopping-centres would have to be built  in the .village in the next 10 years to  keep, pace with increasing demand.  ,y"And they will have their own park-  ���ihg facilities," he said.  ' The alderman charged that Sechelt's  smaller, s'tores were "trading" on the  parking spaces provided by larger businesses, and'stressed the need for increased  use of parking facilities behind the stores  fronting Cowrie Street.  ��> The situation would be eased, he felt,  iwhen,the.proposed,lane is constructed to,,  _,_,:���_'��� _Y*��_ -^ _____' -___���_.*- 'if%' VL''  SECHELT���The future of Sechelt's1 proposed curling-skating arena is being  endangered by unfounded rumors circulating in the village, according to Aid.  Norm Watson.  He told council's Jan. 16 meeting that  the rumors were "damaging to the integrity of council and harmful to "the (Sunshine Coast Recreation) Association's efforts to progress."  Watson blamed the unspecified rumors  on a general lack of' information on council's role in the project.  In an effort to clarify the situation,  he stressed: /  ���The village will own and hold title  to the arena property and buildings.  ���Council does not anticipate' spending  village funds in either the construction  or operation of the arena. If emergency  funds are required, they will not be  authorized without approval from electors.  ���The village will lease the facilities  to the Sunshine Coast Recreation' Association on a mutually agreed term lease  for a nominal fee.  5 ���The facility will be operated by the  association in accordance with standards  laid down by the provincial government.  ���The association will be required to  present its yearly operating budget for  approval to village council.  Aid. Dennis Shuttleworth felt the association should be given some control  over its fuii_r-_t-p_sent, all funds raised  by the group through debenture sales are  held in trust by the village.  The alderman said it was only reasonable for the association to have a say in  its own financial affairs.  Watson agreed, but stressed that funds  should be disbursed by the group only  in keeping with the overall development  plan for the ice arena.  He reported that a refrigeration compressor suitable for the proposed arena  was available in Vancouver.  The unit, which can produce up to  80 tons of ice per day, was valued at  $30,000 to $40,000 when it was purchased  new one year ago, estimated Watson.  . "It can be bought for $6,000 to $8,000  now," he said recommending a thorough  technical inspection of the compressor  before purchase is considered.  Aldermen agreed to meet with the  recreation association Jan. 22 to discuss  further plans for  the arena.  Under other news, Shuttleworth said  he had taken steps to find out why three  Local Initiatives Program grant applications from the village had been turned  down, while others on the coast had been  approved.  Sechelt earlier applied for LIP funds  to develop district lot 1472 into !a public  park, establish the water table in the  village and take inventory of local emergency measures equipment and supplies.  "I would like to know why the applications were rejected," said Shuttle-  worth, "and I have taken steps to find  out."' ' '  Library committee chairman Watson  predicted that he would have "quite a  selling job" ahead of him to gain regional  district financing for Sechelt library.  But he felt the facility should be operated on a regional district grant system, in preference to provincial Library  Development Commission recommendations for a tax-supported system.  He felt the commission's report, which  has been endorsed by provincial secretary Ernest Hall, was unacceptable.  "Hall's scheme is too grandiose," said  Watson. "It's great for, .the libraries, but  not for the taxpayers. It's another exam-'  pie of crawling bureaucracy."  Watson said he was currently drawing up a library budget to present to the  regional district for consideration.  Shuttleworth reported that his airport  committee was making progress in gaining night landing lights and paving for  the Gibsons:Sechelt airstrip.  "We completed the ministry of transport forms for' paving and lighting and  gave them to (Harry) Olaussen," he said.  "I'm sure he'll assist us in getting it."  But until night landings are possible  at the airport, the alderman warned that  the Peninsula is virtually helpless in the  case of an emergency.    ���  "The people of the Peninsula are imprisoned every night by .the lack of  facilities to cope with emergencies at  night," he said. "We can't get emergency  cases out at night and there is no way  we can get emergency supplies in except by sea.  "I'm certain that Olaussen will help  jn all ways possible to help the citizens  of the Peninsula gain aircraft night landing facilities."  Immediate action urged . . .  iy.::  He was- critical of the courts and the  permissive society for allowing the drug  problem to increase.  Following his talk, Devries exhibited  a display of drug paraphernalia.  Olaussen sets visit  criminal problem. The addict should be  isolated from society and treated. In order  to do, this, proper legislation will have  to be enacted to give the medical authorities the power they need to hold the  addict in custody. Then a fullscale program should be initiated against the drug  trafficker.; :���" ' ������".'.','.,  , ''This program .should inchide the,  police, the courts, and the probation authorities, all cooperating fully. This 'get-  tough' attitude is essential as the trafficker  Is destroying our youth.  "If we fall to rise to this challenge,  we may find our future generation totally  MP HARRY Olaussen will be available to  members of the public from Jan. 28 to  Feb. 2 when he visits the Sunshine Coast.  Following is his schedule:  Pender Harbour: Jan. 28, l'to 6 p.m,  and Jan. 29, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m,> Pender  Harbour Realty Ltd. office, Highway 101  and Francis' Peninsula Road.  I Egmont and' Halfmoon Bay; Wednesday, Jan. 30 and Thursday, Jan. 31, time  and place to be determined^  Sechelt: Thursday, Jan. 31, 2-5 p.m,,'  Sechelt municipal hall; night, Cosy Court  'Motel. Gibsons: Friday, Feb, li to' to 5  p.m., Gibsons municipal hall.  ��NiWMa��awilalil^^  '      '���       ,     '    .   '���      .   ���     '    ,  ��� '  '        �����.���'.���'' .   .   ,.' , .;.     '.''"'..��� i    '���..     ..i '���'."   '  >uns  THAT Barnaclo Avonuo sign will soon  bo replaced' by Bwnnclo Street signs,  Gerry Freeborn* Sochojt village maintenance man toll's me.  Gerry was smarting under criticism hi  this spot recently that tho wrong sign had  boon put up, ,', ','     ,   ���   '  The sign was ordered years ago, Gorry  says, but tho village fathers thought tho  sign should bo Installed to lot everyone  OQS  post a reward for information loading to  tho apprehension of vandals, I behove  both Hydro and B.Ci'Tol have/posted  rewards; There's a natural, why don't  they , , .? '. ���"' >  ,���������'������    ',  Incldently, I wonder it that reward  $80 for vandalism in Glbsona la still In  effect?,      ..'., :'   ,   , m/ti^P*' '...: ." ���...  Lloyd reminds vandals that, there ia  by DICK  PROCTOR  when you  consider the work involved  putting on ono of those events,  '���'''���������. '���',��!,���.  Holon Dawb, Secholt'a historian,  brought along a Doc. IB, 1817 Dally Province (or part of one) and its fun to read.  On tho travel page, there was an ad  for Union Steamship Co. >(��f 0.0, Ltd^,,  which gave sailing for Powell River and  way polnla. It didn't say anything about  knw.whoro Barnaclo Straot(Road),roally��, a  Is but It takes four, wcoka after thoy have    "" " -.-�����/��-  ��-��*  boon ordered, ,  Gorry also tells mo that now stop signs  have'been installed at Dolphin and Inlet  making it a two-way atop Interaction  now. Previously, It was n ono-way atop ���  i Intersection. ���  Gerry haa really boon busy and haa  (  put Medusa Stroet signs up on Hackett  Street, Medusa is the correct name for  ��� that street.  ,  �� ��� ��� ���' ';' "  Henry Hall of SochoH arona, fnrho,  aoya the tondcra for tho arena will bo  opened Thursday. '  Summer  schcdlllo  for  tho  Sun��hlno  , Const forriofl  will start April 10, aftyfl  Don LocJtatead.  ,     .���      ���      *  �����-~-Lloyd~Hlck��,'-'rsJKn~-ninlntcnnnce"''n>��n-'  1 for the deportment of highway* anya that  (13 signs were torn down over the Chri��i'  mn-.Now Year's aonaon In  the  Pender  Harbour area.  It was pure vnndallam, ho pays. Tho  sifjns were generally knocked down and  can get up to 15 years in prison for  damage to a jtop sign, Something t0  think about, - ���   " ,'  '  Even It Its a relatively minor conviction! vondate will end up with a crlm-  innl record and all that entails, No chance  of a Job with provincial or federal gov-  ornmonta, no chanco to got a visa, plua  several other dlaadvontagcs.;WJhen you  think about It, It hardly seems worthwhile. :.',.,  SAM, tho government cor crusher- will  ho hero noon. Juat think, hundrcda of  more cars crushed and then loft alongside tho rend looking like porno kind of  modern sculpture,  Soccer huff* 11 Now ia your chance to  ico.a film on t.Uci 1071,Wo*ld.Cup..noccci;  must assume wo wore'classified aa "way  points." Union's slogan was "North by  Went In tho Sunlight" which waa superimposed on a barometer with tho necdlo  pointing to "Sot Fair." Head office and  wharf, It sajd, was Union Dock, foot of  Cnrrall, .  Ol course, that was the fun, part In tho  paper. Also listed'wan the cosualty list.  It's'appalling to read it, It filled about  three full columns in small' typo, After a  quick scan, wo could not find any local  nnmoa but there wore many (It wos a  Cnnnda-wldo list) from Britain and tho  United States,  Its interesting to nolo tho journalism  makeup of the day, A headline, of courso,  topped tho story, but under each head-  lino, aro, what <vo refer to ns decks. Each  chopped up or otherwise damaged and ..In the fall is a goodthing, ..another,, In the  Just left lying on tho road, It costs $10 for  each post and there Is 20 pounds of metal  in a stop sign . . . you can imagine what  that coals those days.  I wonder why tho department doesn't  mntchw,   Verii  Whhlovo,   principal  of *  clock of throo llriOB,; told; ft llttlonmoro of  ------ tho" story until finally yow got Into tho  story ItsoK. For Instance, a ono-column  head read: "Peace Drlvo to Proccdo Any  Offensive" and following that were four  decks.explaining various aspecta of tho  action, A headline writor'a'dllomma.  Nominations for tho now executive of  tho Homemakera Club will bo accepted  Jan, n at 2 p,m, In tho reserve hall, says  �����ea   pago  B-5  i Madeira,, Park school, saya the film will  i bd' shown at 7,30 p,m,, Jan. 30,  ��      ���      *  . Secholt auxiliary lo tho hospital thinks  thnt since one International smorgasbord  spring will bo twice as good so thoy have  plnnncd ono, It will take place March 10.  not March 30 as thoy originally announced.  Those girls nro gluttdna for punishment  ir���ri��l��t��l"mamft��nm��l��>nim��i|M>tMMIii|nm��ialiManu��iani��iiaiaiaiiaia��aiaaiau��ia��a��aia.ia.aniaaiata<a����aM���� iinaiaaaiuMMaiaiaiiai��MtanaH������n��iiia��aii��na��an����  aaaaaiiauMit,  Under other council news, Aid. Ernie  Booth reported that Sechelt Fire Department had submitted a budget for 1974  very similar to last year's.  "They are in a very satisfactory financial position," Booth, noted.  He felt the fire^ department budget  would be ready for "presentation at council's next meeting,    i  Aid.' Dennis Shuttleworth reported  that planning for an arboretum near the  ���village is "going very nicely."  He predicted that an arboretum would  extend the local tourist season by providing another attraction for visitors.  "It would be good for the shops and  motels on the whole Peninsula and I  hope the businesses get behind us," he  said.  Shuttleworth said he had been invited  to outline details of the proposed arboretum to, Sechelt Garden Club in February,  Council is concerned that Porpoise  Bay may .become polluted by raw sewage discharged from vessels moored at  the government wharf.       ;  In a letter to the department of fisheries, municipal clerk Nell Sutherland  requested a,, copy of relevant' provincial  regulations so that the RCMP could enforce them.  "If none are available by reason of  jurisdictional deficiencies, or non-exlsten?  ce, please say what action is planned to  correct the matter," said Sutherland. '  The clerk noted that Porpoise Bay  forms tho lower end of Secholt Inlet, "so  rocojvos little tidal scouring and appears  all too susceptible to every form of pollution,        ���.,'���'���  "Is your: department aware of this  and what has been or is being done to  protect It,and tho fish creeks feeding it?"  he asked, ���  ,v.Jp$leW,pr!1h noted, that Porpoise Bay  was1-almost totally frozen during tho cold  spoil.    ' '���    .,       ,,(."'. ,'  n,.��J!Thprp���was;no,mpvpmcnt,.of,thojvatertv  to carry, away tho sewage," he said.  Osborne felt,,however, that there waa  sufficient movement undor tho lco to disperse effjuont   The alderman said ho was mainly  concerned with raw sewage discharged  from boata ond not from tho land.  "I'm quite hostile to tho sewage from  boats," ho said.  Shuttleworth  reported- that   ho   had  requested tho department of tho environ-,  ment to carry out a study of the bay,  Shuttleworth oxproased appreciation to  Secholt and District Chamber of Com.  morco for Its support of council's hid to  gain landing lights and paving tho Secholt-  Gibsons airstrip. '  RCME investigating  hit-and-run incident  OinSONS���Police aro investigating a hit  and  run  accident Jan.  10 In  which  a car hppnrohtly occupied bya'Kroup of  Rcchelt youths, collided with twoparked  vehicles In tho Peninsula Hotel car park,  A local RCMP detachment spokesmen  said that the occupants of the hit and run  vehicle have been Identified and chargca  aro ponding.  SEOHELT���JSechelt and District Chamber  u'> - ofrComnierce-jcWill/seek,. a. -copy.j_. the  village's bylaws pertaining to parking. '  Members of the chamber are concerned  about added construction of the Bank of  Montreal building and that no action has  ..been taken to provide additional parking.  Executive members of the chamber felt  that immediate, action to alleviate the  parking problem is necessary. A copy of  "the chamber's letter to the village council  will be forwarded to Peninsula Holdings  Ltd., owners of the building.  President Bob Scales said that when  the chamber asked the village council  about parking some months ago, "they  didn't even give us the courtesy of a  reply,"  Miss L. Bisillon reminded chamber  members that for every 1,000 square feet  of floor space, parking for two cars should  be provided, according to village bylaws,  Scales said that at that rate, the Bank  of Montreal has 9.000 square feet, and  there should be space provided for 18  cars.,.-;' ; , '.'.   An accounting of the Bob Cunningham  Memorial Fund will be requested by the  ! chamber. Executive members felt that  as the public was solicited for funds to  finance additional equipment for the  ambulance service,' there should be a  public accounting for the fund.  Why should UfS, warships use Nonoose  Bay as a torpedo firing range? asked Dick  Proctor.- .  Proctor made, reference to an incident  last week when a U.S. ship fired a torpedo on the range which caused a plume  of smpke to rise about/S0Q feet in the air,!  The smoke was spotted by four Secholt  area residents , who reported a flshboat  explosion to tho RCMP, who In turn  passed the report on to tho rescue co-  oi commerce  ordination centre.  ���*< ^'-ih/air-sea rescuesearchwas underway-  until the actual cause of the  explosion  was determined.  Proctor moved with a second by Frode  Jorgensen that a letter be sent to the  federal minister of defence, asking why  U.S. forces use Canadian waters for a  firing range. A copy of the letter will be  forwarded to Harry Olaussen, MP.  Jorgensen moved that B.C. Hydro be  asked for permission to be allowed to  paint numbers on its poles from Langdale  to Pender Harbour to make it easier to  locate individual houses along Highway  101. A 'copy of the letter will be forwarded to the regional district.  Installation dinner of the chamber will  be held within two weeks, Scales announced. The dinner will be held at the Peninsula Drive-In Restaurant.  Members were reminded that dues are  now payable and the deadline is Feb. 28.  iis-fm�� -snmsi  GIBSONS���Michael Prokopenko, 17, and  a Juvenile have been charged with  public mischief In connection with a rash  of vandalism near tho, village Jan, 14.  A plate glass display window at the  Twilight Theatre was smashed, a car and  window at Chess Enterprises car lot were  damaged and two street lighto wore  shattered.  Prokopenko ahd the 15-year-old each  face three counts of public mischief.  ���   Thoy will appear at provincial'court,  Secholt, Jan. 29.  Police are considering tho disbursement  of $000 in reward money offered by Twilight Theatre owner Ray Boothroyd and  Frank Havlos ot Chess Enterprises for  __^Jn??f:*n��<;Jpn.lqadln8 to the arj-cgt.and.con-  vlctions of the vandals.     ,  QIBSONS-ROMP dealt with a rnslv of  motor yohlclo accidents Jan. 17,  A woman was,treated for minor Injur-,  lea after tho car In which she was travelling left Highway 101 near Joe Road and  overturned,        ;;      ��� '  The driver, Brian Nasanyka, and two  children escaped uninjured.  . Police say that charges arc pending.  Tho vehicle was extensively damaged,  Black lco on tho Port Mollon Highway  claimed two vohlcloa on tho namo day,  A car driven by WHma Rim of Gibsons , skidded on ice near Twin Creek  Road, loft tho highway and overturned  at tho foot of an embankment.  She escaped uninjured.  'A   Toyota Tfour-whcol-drlvp" ^chicle*  overturned In tho middle of the highway  near, Avnlon  Lob Sorting nfter driver  Patrick Nelson loat<control on the lco.  No charges will bo laid in either ot  IhoHO Incidents.  Tlio accident W^^^  claimed another victim at around 0; 10  p.m. when Terry Noltcr of Crnnbrook lost  control of his pick-up and plunged down  an embankment.  lie was uninjured, but the vehicle sustained extensive damage,  JuiiKiiiiiiiiiiaiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiaiiMiiiMiii,,,,,,,,, iiiuif.  I  TIDES FOR THE WEEK  January 23rd to 29th, 1974  1   at Point Atkinson  '    '  R1V1    |V   PtJ   UIUU  for na  yiganon ���.  w,  0700 15.0  Sa,  0100    4.3  23  1215 11.0  26  0800 15,2  1655  13.3  1405    0.7  1915 12.3  3400    3.0  Th.  0001    3.3  Su,  0130    5,2  24  0720 15.1  27  0020 15,2  1250 10.3  1430   7.0  1740 13.0  2010 U.9  Fr.  0035    3.7  M��.  0200   M  23  0740,15.2  .,,.,..) J2J-J 0,6 ���������  20  0040 15.2  r~,���r  ,...,. ,���.���.,...,  1320-6,*  1025 12.7  2105 11.6  Tm.  29  0240 7.5  0905 15.0  1610 6.0  2215 11.5  I  K&C and HOU RSTON   DEAUR  rrriTiii I'liT'i'iii;, wffli'T-irv,iu_��_;ij_iini'.Ta'niii'��iiT'rjii��,'_ii7;_aj  I TRAIL BAY  SPORTS UNLIMITED  Sechelt O 805-2512  ������IIUHIHIiHIMiaiiiiiiiHIIHIHIlaHMMIHHMIMailiHMMIMl  �� ��"*""^"^*%"*"**r*~r^"**"*"**"*^*^"^ivif^iy-nfifrirt^^  ThePo___jui__  '7 may be wrong, but I shall not be so wrong as tojfdl to say -what I believe to be right."  i ���   ' ,    ������       s    l    " '- ���John'Atkins  A H. A-SGard, Publisher -' ',      Richard T. Proctor, Managing Editor  ���jgaaijaMiB_iiifia���aaatMiti.��iijiiiilaiaajvajaltjiaiji^  " Peoplets  _ i_,-.^.��i��i*.i"  0   ff  EACH edition of The Times there are  news reports of the activities of a  group of women dedicated to helping  others. -  -   -  The women are members of the six  . auxiliaries to St. Mary's Hospital and  . we are constantly amazed at the time  and effort that are "donated to care of  others.      --'fl1-    t -    -   .    .  It is due to these women and their  fund-raising capabilities, and to their genuine warm-heartedness, that St. Mary's  1 Hospital is in its enviable position. We  ��� don't mean,to,take any of the shine away  from the hospital's"highly" rated staff  members, but this piece is dedicated to  the ladies auxilaries.  On today's women's page there, is an  account of some of the activities put on  . by the auxiliary,volunteers. It is reported  that the women spent 3,667 hours help-  , ing staff members and cheering patients  :by a number of ways. At a conservative'  $3 per hour, the volunteer time works'  out to over $11,000 but a price can't be  put on someone's comfort or happiness  so the actual value derived really can't  be determined. Besides; we are certain  that although the recorded hours total  over 3,600, there are ma_; -nany hours  that are not recorded. It's not the type of  work where you run off, just because the  whistle blows.  ; Through the Thrift Shop and the hospital Gift Shop and through eaciTof the  auxiliaries,money-making activities, thousands of dollars are raised each year to  buy needed equipment. Such equipment  and dedication has gone a long Way to  bringing St. Mary's closer to full accreditation, 'j;  Without the help of the women, and  the funds they raise, and the dedication  cf the- staff, ours would be just, another  rural hospital offering a minimum of  service. _  Thanks ladies. We tip our hat to you  and pray that you will keep up the good  work.  ; HAVE you. written a letter to the editor  ; lately and failed to question why it  "was not published?  Probably the reason was because the  . letter was not sighed. The Times has re-  - ceivedjsuch unsigned letters, and there is  -no way that these letters will, see the  1 light of print.        ' ;  However, the name of the writer does  , not have to be published, albeit we prefer  It that way. A non-de-plume can be. used  '.but a signature's still necessary.  '      Letters which .will not be published  , include those which the editor thinks are  ��� in poor taste; those which are so badly  ; written that the meaning is obscure; those  that contain libelous or defamatory statements, and please note, those that are  in fact, letters of thanks to individuals or  -organizations. It stands to reason that if  we were to publish these, every sponsor  Times gone by  THE FOLLOWING articles are taken  from the files of The Times'of 1973,  1969 and 1964.  JAN. 24, 1973��� MLA Don Lockstead  agreed ferry service to the Sunshine  Coast is 'ridiculous'. He made his com-  rment at the annual installation banquet  of the Sechelt and District Chamber of  Commerce.  April 14 has been set for a referen-.  dum on the Sunshine Coast Recreational  Centre.  A sewer system has been proposed to  serve West Sechelt to Roberts Creek.    ,  Heavy rains forced a house, owned  by John Barker, to slide down the hill  arid into the water at Selma Park.  Gibsons Wildlife Club blasted the  forest industry, which had, it claimed,  "raped and ravished and polluted and  decimated fish and wildlife,"  JAN. 22, 1969��� Sechelt and District  Chamber of Commerce and Sechelt  village council met over dinner to discuss  sewage, expansion and other mutual  problems,  Owners of Seaside Plaza, Gibsons,  were denied permission to establish a  second-hand store at the rear of the  building due to the narrowness of the  '  'lane' ;'.':���'���'.������"     ",: ' v;   ':; ��� ���'���.:; :-,���  Assessment of five acres of property ,'  at Hackett Park and owned by Union  Estates was questioned by Aid, Watson.  Property was offered to the school district at $65,000 but later lowered to  $55,000,  Youngsters wore taking advantage of  heavy snow fall on the Sunshine Coast.  There were reports of 4? inches of snow  , in January nt Port Mellon and 33'/_  Inches during November and December.  During the winter 6f 1964-65 there was.  a total of 120 inches.  JAN. 22, 1964��� Gibsons council was ,  concerned about tho Grantham's bridge  ns a traffic hazard,  Clnrcnce Joo, returned from a trip  "toOtt^  nl ��� Indian bands, presented a report on  tho B.C. land question referred to ns  the "grcntest. land steal in tho history of  tho world." i   ,  Sechelt chnlrmnn Chris Johnston proposed block 7 bo sot nsldo ns commercial  land to protect tho resident Ial property    owners.  Sunshine Coast Lions Club was form*  cd and sponsored by Powell River Lions  Club,  X, I,��>|.IIW..I_H��,M��1 M.I'M-M��.W<HM��M��IM����IM-��l)����W'l������m��_|  The PmimuhA^ftmm  Published W��tncsd���y�� nt Secholt  """" on'H.C.'i Sunshine'Coiut'''*-'-���"���' r  by  Powell River News Town Crier  Sechelt Times JLtd,  ��ox 310 - Sechelt, fl.C,  Sechelt BBJ-W4 or ��8J-2o35  Olbsoiw 88e-_l2l  Subtcdptlon RMcii (In advance)  ,   Local, $7 per year. Beyond 35 miles, fa  U.S.A,, $10, Oversow $11.  Serving the area from Port Mellon to figmont  (Howe fiound to Jeryfs Inlet)  I  !  g  ��  $  Page A-2  Tho Ponlnoula Times     -Wednesday, January 23, 1974  But, Madam, you've tried on every shoe in,the store.  Vicki,, Kim and .Gary Benner; and Pam  and "David Jackson.  , - We plan to purchase, a^ Peabody dev- -  elopment- kit to" aid otor teachers in assessment and teaching.'  We were also able to send^the children to the'ice capades,.an outing that'  gave them much pleasure.'  We would like' to thank the two Elphinstone students who. gave the Gibsons  children trampoline lessons during the  fall semester.  (Mrs.) M. DORSIL  Gibsons  A talent for laughter  Editor, The Times.    '.',-.  Sir: I enjoy the column, Strait .Talk,  by Joan Proctor in^your newspaper.  In a world of shortages,-we have ainr  overabundance of misery and it takes  real talent' to produce laughter. Thank  you, Joan Proctor.  MARY GROSS  Sechelt  Lively and refreshing  Editor, The Times  1960's; The people in charge of the'grant  obtained ' by' the Roberts ���'-Creek .based  group, are Mrs-Belinda-MacLeod and Mr.  Ken Dalgliesh, s long-time residents who  have contributed much to the social and  cultural quality.of the Sunshine1 Coast.  Can the-same be said of Aid. Shuttle-  worth?  The committee as a whole decided in  view of the 15 per cent maximum grant-  able to give precedence to social applications���activity centres for--the "young,  etc.���and cultural applications, and^ surely the quality of the Raincoast Chronicles speaks for itself. The committee, including aldermen from,,Powell River and  Williams Lake, educators and an Indian  chief, decided thatj these types of grants  would take precedence over grant applications of a purely municipal nature. To  imply that this decision was reached with  some-malice in mind towards the municipality of Sechelt is absurd.  JOHN BURNSIDE  Box 496, Gibsons . ���/  Editor's note: In reference to the  quoted "hippie community" ��� in The Times  news story of Jan. 16, the article merely  reported  discussion  in  an open  council  SkSS^r^SSS^^  '_*_'-*_*_>_*_*_��� ���%������"���"���"��*��� V_*_V_*��V^*-Wfv  ��'X��X��>VS!K:W,X'K'S'-:'SKSS�� ;  Sir: We would like to go on record    meeting. The quote was not The'Times'  Letters to the Editor are the opinions of readers, and not necessarily those of The Times. A  nom-de-plume may be used for publication, but all originals must be signed by the-writer.  of any charity or group would get thanked through the medium. -  Otherwise, we welcome all letters.  The topic of the letter should be general  and not just a personal grudge. The letter,  should be typewritten, double-spaced  preferably, with a written signature arid  a non-<le-plume if the writer does not  want his name mentioned. Include a  phone number in case we have to contact  you.   , S^  Why don't they?  WHEN The Times, in the column.Sunshine Coastings, started a Why Don't  They? feature, the.idea caught on and  there have been some remarkably good,  suggestions.  Most of the ideas have merit and  they are too good to run. just once and  forget so The Times has complied the  best ideas and will run them each week  in this space. We will add to the list  with the passing weeks and we will remove any that have been taken care of.  (providing that we hear about it.)  ���To add to the list (or remove items)  call The Times at 885-9654, 885-2635,  886-2121 or write Box 310; Sechelt.  Before you call, check the list���itJ  may already have been suggested.  WHY DON'T THEY? ���  ���Put a traffic signal at Wharf Street  and Highway 101?  ���Install a handrail down the steepest part of School Road?  ���Use their car lights, more during  rain storms and at dusk? ,  ���Realize that driving 30 m.p.h, in  a 50 m.p.h. zone is dangerous?  ���Put a blacktop bicycle, path on  Highway 101?.  ���Organize a permanent recycling  depot for newspapers, glass and cans?  ���Have local boarding homes for  senior citizens?  ���Extend the shoppers bus to Halfmoon Bay?  ���Dump highway fill at the ravine  at, the S-bcnds?  ���^-^top aU large" trucks from using  the ferries from Friday noon to Monday morning?    , ���',  ���Start evening classes immediately  after day school?      ,        ,  -n-Number power .poles so that residents can have an 'address'?  ���Put Utter boxes by the big multiple rural route mall boxes?  ���Repair the potholes on the Sechelt  waterfront?     , ,'   ,   \   ���   ,        ' i  ���Conduct adult classes in basic political science? , ��� ������������!���  ���Put Mp'cars in outer lanes and  small cars in inner on ferries?    . ;,  ���-Make jurlk oar dealers fence their  lots?  ���-Pavb the lano behind the Bank of,  (Montreal,Sechelt? ,  ���Give derelict cars parked on public  areas 24 hours to be removed?  "*~"*^^utirg^  and general delivery?  ���Use dispensers, for cups on ferries?  Critic termed 'bozo'  Editor, The Times:  Sir���I am answering a letter sent to  The Times (Reader's Right, Jan. 16) about  Joan ProctoT's articles every week. In  his letter, he said that Mrs. Proctor's  articles were a complete waste of newsprint.  I don't know the guy but I think he  is a real bozo. Mrs. Proctor is a very  nice person and I know her-well and her  . articles are quite humorous-.  Anyway, it sure is nice to have some  comedy in the paper.  Peter Black, Roberts Creek  'amusing'  Joan is  Editor, The Times:  Sir���My sincere sympathy to M. B.  Phelan (Readers right, Jan. 16) who is  'distressed'   at  Joan  Proctor's  writings.  I find them very amusing and look  for them first. Keep it up, please - and  just feel sorry for those with no sense  of humor. ^ ���~  M. Bell, R.R. 1, Sechelt.  Sea pollution ieared  Editor, The Times:  Sir���Before a sewage system for this  Peninsula is built, I would like to point  out a few factors:  1. By throwing sewage into the sea  we are( polluting it.  part played' by this group was relatively  smalL Of the 200 or more applications  submitted from all parts of the riding,  over half were eliminated on technical  grounds before' reaching the CAG. This  was done by Manpower. And out of the  80' projects accepted for funding by the  CAG, only 21 were eventually funded, by  Ottawa. ___ i"  The CAG was comprised of 11 persons,  including five Manpower staff members,  two teachers, a Catholic school principal,  a conservative Williams Lake alderman,  a social worker and an Indian Chief. The  average age would be about 35 and the  general attiude conservative. Applications  were studied individually, judged in committee, then ranked by individual voting.  Project application '3X-1172,' for development of a public park by Sechelt  Council on PL 1472, far from being shot  down, was one of those accepted by, the  CAG but not funded by Ottawa. Another  of Sechelt council's applications was  knocked out before reaching the CAG  because it failed to meet basic requirements. Project application 3X-1588, for  digging 35 holes in search of the elusive  Sechelt water table made it to the CAG  and received a round of spontaneous laughter before being classed unacceptable,  an honor reserved for only seVen of the  total, number.  The local project that did receive^funds,  Living   History   for   Schools,'j  Sunshine  that we heartily disagree with the letter  in the Jan. 16 Times concerning Joan  Proctor's, column.  ��� In these times of increasing costs',  shortages, contentions .between local  councils, regional, board;, school board,  etc., etc. it is indeed refreshing and enjoyable to read her column. She has a  lively wit and presents some of our everyday situations and problems with such  humor. We all enjoy her so much and  think we all need a little, of the lighter  side of things-  .  (Mrs.) O. COMYN  (for myself and a group of friends)  Halfmoon Bay  Humor a pleasant reliei  Editor, The Times  -Sir: I was- indeed surprised to read  the letter by-M. B. Phelan last week concerning Joan Proctor's column, as I can-'  .not see anything in this column to distress anybody. On the contrary, it is 'one  of the first features of the paper that I  turn to, finding its light humor a pleasant  relief from so -much of today's news  which is ugly and gloomy.  Harry Reasoner is paid thousands of  dollars for a similar type of article broadcast' over radio, so' I don"t think I speak  for a minority group when I say please  urge Joan to keep up the good work.  . JANET ALLEN  RR 1, Halfmoon Bay  LIP arant committee meant  'no malice' toward Sechelt  Editor, The Times  Sir:- I write with reference to the  bitterness of the Sechelt Council over  the turning down of three LIP grant applications. I was nominated to the -LIP  grant committee and attended a meeting  in Vancouver together with representatives from Pender .Harbour,. Powell Ri-  but those of an alderman and they were  so attributed. ;  'Carry-on, Joan'  Editor, The Times  Sir: Re letter to the editor, from M. B;- -  Phelan, Powell River, B.C.  Times issue  January 16, 1974.  What a shame Mr. Phelan is so distressed reading the column in' the Times  each week written by .Joan Proctor. Probably she should write an obituary column each week to please Mr. Phelan.  The column, by Joan Proctor is intended to give people enjoyment, a smile and  a laugh���which it. does to, most people.  It's too bad we don't have more people  like Joan Proctor with a wonderful sense  of homor, able to write a column that  inspires a laugh instead of a tear.' Carry  on, Joan', Proctor with' your column. I  am sure it gives all readers of The Times  great pleasure with the. exception, no  doubt, of Mr. Phelan.  CATHERINE MAYNE  PO Box 163, Sechelt  Deliahtiul humor  Editor, The Times'  Sir: Re letter headed "Column distresses" signed by M. B. Phelan in your  issue of Jan. 16, 1974. Mrs. Joan Proctor,  who writes the offending column, has' a  delightful sense of humor, a quality which  I suggest M. B.' Phelan should cultivate.  If Mr. Phelan-is interested in what's  happening around Sechelt, there is' all  the rest of the paper in which to read  about it.  H. G. ROBERTSON  Box'841, Sechelt  Rain checks demanded  Editor, The Times  Sir: Super-Valu has a bad reputation  for running- out, of their advertised specials.   They .will,  if ".pressed,  issue  rain  .^___^.:___^_Sl��_ ____*_*___vw,___fi_*_�� Si'!____!-^-_?!__--��,''___ SS^SWuJrSSSZiSS  water   sports'.   Who  wants'vto  swim  in novation' of   Egmont" Community   Hdll  polluted water? (b) Fishing, who wants to were, rated respectively fourth, 10th and  eat or have to sell polluted fish?      '   ,' 17th in, the same field, after individual  There is not one of us who will not balloting by members of the CAG.  be affected esthetically of financially by The Living History for Schools pro-  dirty water. ject was not judged in my presence since  TO SERVE YOU!  885-9654  oo��Jm!_Io33  (Pleaao make a nottvof thli.  now number)  GIBSONS:  ����������������*  THE TIMES  (Everybody Calls Tho Timet!)  ����������w<ww<^_w<wvwvMiwwwiw����ivwvwy>w,  2. By creating a sludge plant we can  avoid polluting- the sea and end up with  a saleable product. How many tons of  malorganite are sold'in gardening stores  each year?  It would cost more to begin with but  a sludge plant would start to pay for  itself almost immediately - costing less  in the long run.  - Let's not waste such a valuable product as soil fertilizer.  ' Keep B.C. Green.  Joan Payne, Sechelt.  Penderites raise most  EDITOR'S   note;   Following   letter   was  addressed to the students counoil of  Pender Harbour Secondary School.,  Thanks once again to your council and  all students who participated in the walk  to raise.$825,  The people of Pakistan are in great  need of food as their crop for this year,,  and thoir animals perished in the flood. ���  Medicine is also a high priority. Wo will  send your donation to Pakistan for those  vital items, via T6ronto and Geneva.  Your donation of $825 was, the largest'  single amount raised, by any school in  Bldtlah Columbia* Congratulations and  thank you. '     u  '������".���'i'-Rondy Ornston ,  ,  Director Red Cross Youth  ',','' B.C. and Yukon Division  Humor is too scarce  Editor, The Times  Sirs In splto of M. B. Photon's unkind',  criticism of Joan Proctor's column, ploaso  exorcise your male chauvinistic privileges to Induce Mrs. Proctor, by throats or  "blandishments;":-to "continue "hof "column;-  Those of ua who have a oonso of humor, especially those of ua who have raised a family, and survived, enjoy tho column very much. Humor ia nearly as  scarce as Kohoutek's Comet. Wo can  stand lots of it. How about n ro-run of  tho column about ,tho kid who wlddlcd  on tho floor of tho nupormarkot.  JOHN S. BROWNING  Socholt  'Bellowing0 council mired  in mudhole aiter another  Editor, Tho Times  Sir; I got quite a bang out of your  report of tho las), Secholt council mooting,  dopH'cDlng Mnn angry Sechelt council''  ,; Btnmplng, and. bellowing Jlko. a .bunch ��� ot  dinqsnurs mired in n mud hole because  their pet LIP projocta were 'nhot down'  while others were brought in.  Thoro'H really no point waatlnfi tlmo  on dinosaurs, becauso you no sooner help  thrrn out of one mudholo than thcy'ijo in.  to apothcr, but fllnco; they managed to  HpJattor n Utile mud-on'my"nnmo, with  your help, I'd oprcclnto your help In  clearing It. ,  It h a fact' that I was one ot two local  delegates to tho Citizens' Advisory Group  (CAG) for llihi riding which played a  port, In  awnrdlng LIP grants,  but tho  '��',  I am a member of the registered nonprofit society which sponsored it, but I  can say that .the other two projects were  considered good examples of the kind of  activity the Local Initiatives Program  was designed to initiate.  ��� As repeatedly explained to members-  of the CAG, the purpose of the Local Initiatives Program is to provide employment for groups normally difficult to employ, and to initiate socially valuable services for which no other funding is available. Very few grants were awarded to  municipal councils because projects that  are not worth spending municipal money  on are not usually worth spending federal  mpney on either.  There may be no doubt in Alderman  Shuttloworth's mind, conditioned as it is  this', committee, being themselves -aldermen.  As a member of the committee' I expressed- strong objections to' the way the  situation was presented to the nominated  committee members. First we were presented with a list of 100' perfectly valid  and acceptable applications for grants', already voted by Manpower. Then we were  told that no one yet knew how much  money the Liberal government was going to make available but that a maximum of 15 per cent would 'be approved  irrespective of the merits of the outlined  projects. I felt at the time that committee  members volunteering their time were being used as focal points for the, disappointment and blame from rejected grant  seekers. Events seem to have borne me  out. " ,  ,  Let me say categorically and clearly  the nominating committee rejected no applications. Our lowest category waa acceptable. We found none not acceptable.  But   the   government,  encouraged   with  Consumers should demand it.  The next time Super-Valu has 'sold  out' of one of their specials, consumers  can obtain a rain check for that item.  The salesgirls are told they can only  give rain checks for flour and sugar, but  if .you take the time to seek out the  manager, he Will give you one for any  'special' they do not have on hand.  If he refuses, write to Super-Valu's  head office, Kelly Douglas and Co.,' PO  Box 2039, Vancouver 3, B.C. (Attention  Consumer Service). They have shown  themselves most helpful in dealing with  consumers who are cheated.'A quote from  a recent letter I received from them says,  "At any future date this store, will honor  all advertised sale items with rain checks'  upon request." So consumers, demand itl  NAME WITHHELD  . Gibsons  by years of civic engineering, that prob- great publicity  a  flood of applications  ing the Sechelt water table la of greater then blandly informed us that 85 per cent  social import than reviving Egmont's sole would be rejected no matter what we did;  Recreational facility or improving the ed- The Sechelt requests were found by the,  ucatipn of B.C.'s, children, but the rest committee to be desirable'projects. Thoy'  of us can hardly be faulted f6r thinking just dldnH make, the financial cutoff im-  dlfferently.   . , posed later by the government.   '  ,  His charge that a grant was awarded        I objected to the position we were  Bioko C. Alder-on D.C.  CHIROPRACTOR  P-��t Office Bulldlna S-clielt  Phon�� 885.2333  Wednesdays and Satu^oys  10 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.       10 a.m. -2:30 p.m.  , to   "the  hippie   community  at  Roberts  Greek" is a malicious fabrication.  1 , HOWARD WHITE  Box 119, Madolro Park, VON 2H0  Advertisement chided  Editor, The Times ,  Sir; I think there Is room for comment regarding certain advertisements in  two recent editions of Tho Peninsula  Times. ,.,���������  Wednesday, Jan, 0 edition pictured a  human frame in a very uncivilized manner,'while in'the Jan. 16 Issue, I notice  ra .human-frame��,(by;���*popular,,demand,���  which does abeok well of those who did  protest) encased In nn abnormal cocoon.  If it la tho same frame, thon I hope  that 'it' accepted the garb in order to  . cover the blushes of embarrassment, In  ony coso, I'm glad to ��eo (whoever 'it'  ia, fully clothed and (I sincerely liopo) in  'it's* right mind. (Quote from Luko 8;35).  Tho former method of advertising ia  disappointing to mc, The latter was* humorous, but curried with it a cynical connotation, ���'���''','  Why not promote dignity, charm and  gracofulncflH? '  CHtlclum la not moant for your paper,  but directed at thoso fo us who Uko to  una It for our publications,  PASTOR WILnERT N. ERICK80N  Glbsona  Donations appreciated  Editor, Tho Times  Slrj Secholt and District Association  for Retarded Children hold ita monthly  .. meeting, Jon,, 10 Jn, tho Sunshine, Classroom, Glbsona.     '  Wa would like to thank tha many people who have been no goneroua with don-  otlons to support our .���schools.  Also, wo would like to thnnk a group  of young Christmas corollorn from Socholt who collected $20. Thoy wera Tom,  Ricky,   Lorl   and  Greg   Saunders,   Pat,  placed in becauso I felt It inevitable that  opprobium from the vast majority of rejected grant appllers'would be directed  at the hapless committee members and  because It would probably be a source  of inter-community: bickering. Evidence  of -this is clear in your, newfl story and  the referring to "the hippie, community at  Roberta Crook1/ has unfortunate echoes  of bigotry common In this area in tho late  ���,'���' 'B.C. 'IS   A'   ������:  ������> BEAUTIFUL PiACE  DON'T MESS IT UP I  i  -i  I  is  '���_  OUST MORTGAGES;  ���___���_�����_���---__���___n_M-____���-_-__<__������__���  ��� \0Vz% per annum  ��� life hsurod (where eligible) up to $10,000  ��� lip to 20 years to repay  ��� . Mp to 80% of appraised value or purchase price  ��� Pre-pay ment without bonus or penalty ^  CONTACT US NOW  Madeira Park, B.C."  Telephone 883-2236 t        I  Creative writing stressed .  MADEIRA PARK���-Creative writing is,  -[ ^'becoming an' increasingly important  part* of the elementary school curriculum.  , , Herewith, a - selection' of free-form  poems written by grade 'fi,1,,division 2 pupils at Madeira Park Elementary School.  Brent Rees is their teacher.,  -^-Kellei Page ,  Martian!  Martian captured me;  They took me to their spaceship.  They punished me with deafness.  " I said, "Don't torture me. I am innocent."  I escaped the way they get out. ���  I told the people in the city.  They told me I waa crazy.  ���Jennifer Wilcox  Snow is falling   __  In the cold   ,  Falling on.the frosty grass.  Falling, falling  Through the post.  Children laughing everywhere  Having cocoa  Sharing share  bare  j_bw, is falling  On the ground,  Hardly making  Any sound.  ���Elaine Tremblay  Oh, how I love' to suck on icicles,  Nice and cold and slippery and wet.  I like the,way they glitter oh the side  Of a slippery; wet bank.  I like the way they drip, drip, drip.  Oh, how I love to suck on  Icicles so cold, cold, cold. ,  ���Terry Reid  .  There you are going up the chairlift:  If you look down, you get dizzy.  Snow is blowing in your face  And you can't see where you're going.  Thenyou jump off the ski lift, .,  And coast down the hill. _.  Snow is flying bebiwd you everywhere,  And you start having fun.  Now you have reached the bottom,  'And it is all -over.  ���Doug Gough  One day while on a vacation  I saw a wild,, white colt. ~   .  It was jumping and galloping,  Bucking and rearing,  A beautiful sight!  Then it started following us,  Jumping and galloping,  Bucking and rearing.  Oh,' what a ' beautiful sight.  Cancer facts  CANADIANS have made many notable  contributions  in cancer research,  according to the Canadian Cancer Society.  Radioautography, for instance, was  developed by Dr. C. E. Leblond of Mc-  Gill University. This is a method of incorporating radioactive isotopes into tissues and exposing microscopically thin  slices of this tissue on photographic film.  What happens is that the film shows  an outline of the cell structure because  the radiation from the isotopes exposes  the film in the same way that light does.  Radioautography permits the study of  cell processes, both normal and cancerous  and has become an important diagnostic  aid in tracing the spread of cancer.  Pamphlets and information about cancer can be obtained free by writing to:  B.C. and Yukon Division, Canadian Can-  cercer Society, 865, West Eighth Avenue,  Vancouver or 857 Caledonia, Victoria,  B.C.  The Peninsula Times   '.      Pago A-3  , Wednesday, January 23, 1974  $1,300 raised  for St. Mary's  GIBSONS ,���, Gibsons   auxiliary  to  St.  Mary's Hospital raised $1,300 for the"  hospital "last year, members were told at  the recent annual meeting-  The funds were turned over to the coordinating council, reported treasurer  Marge Langdale. \, ,,   ',  Grace Jamieson read the, bridge-reimport. Convenors Gladdie Davis,and Ala- -  meda Whiting" reported that, the bridge,  night continues to be successful. The next  bridge will be Jan. 28 at 7:30 p.m. in the .  health centre,- Gibsons. More information  may be, obtained by phoning 886-2009 or  886-2050.     ' l /     - .    .  Thrift Shop report was given by Oney  De Camp. More volunteers are needed to -  help.  , Elsie Willis reported that the hospital  volunteers worked 370, hours in the extended care Unit.;  Fourteen volunteers worked 202 hours  at the gift shop, reported Winifred Elrick.  President Jean Longley expressed her  appreciation to all the members for their  cooperation and enthusiasm during the  past year. The monthly bridge nights, the  annual smorgasbord and dance and the  fall luncheon have proved to be successful. Many work hard for the Thrift Shop  and the hospital gift shop and the hospital volunteers have made a fine.contribution to the welfare and comfort of the  patients in the extended care, she said.  Mrs. i Longley was re-elected to her  second term as president; Mrs. Langdale  will serve as vice president; Peggy Crosby as secretary and Jane Macsymiuk as  treasurer.  Amy Blain said that her committee  had received $189 in donations for the  Christmas greeting fund, i  Next meeting will be held Feb. 6.  _Wf?4_EM_-.!.ftg.g".'1^^  SCOTOWELS  ASSORTED  COLORS,  2 -SOLI. PACK    I  THIi IS 1 $150 SPOT!  (Less when on contract)  Your advertising in this  space will reach nearly  2,500 homes (over 9,000  people) each week. It's  the most economical way  to reach more Sunshine  Coast people because  Times ads go into 65%  more homes than any  other newspaper produced  in this area.  THE TIMES  885-9654 or 885.2635 (Sechelt)  886-2121 (GibtMw)  Madeira Park Happenings  HOUSE games are going very strong this  term. The point totals are as follows:  Team 1, 6; Team ,11, 9; Team III, 9.  Teams II and III are fighting it out closely for the lead. The mini sports day is  shaping up and we should be having it  sometime in February.  A number of school tournaments are  being planned for our school teams in  February and March. Volleyball and floor  hockey will be the sports.  In our next school column we will-be  honoring the parent volunteers at our  school. We have a number of parents  working at different jobs at the school.  his week's -poetry ��� comes from Mr.  Stelck's "rooni���<Jra'de' Five! 'The students  have'been doing'work in blank verse: ,]'  - ���by (Cello Garrison  HE���by Denise Remmea  Ten, Handsome.  How old he is, he looks charming  Growing, sleeping, eating.  At home, with his girl friend,  In the kitchen,  We thought it was groovy.  HOCKEY NIGHT���by Glenn Higgins  Montreal,  Hockey Forum, .  Defece is Guy Lapointe.  Skatig, ,i  Scoring,"  Shooting,  Icing,  Goal tending,  Boarding,  , Stick-handling, .i  ' Five. PJM;> ���'   . -   ��� - '>   ,n  Hockey Night In Canada.  S��  iff   WMSmW^f  GLIMPSE, GAZE, SI  OR SCRUTINIZE .  ���to*  . . . . and you'll find it all in  Don't take a chance and miss out on THE TIMES. Know  as much about your community as your neighbor ������ sub^  scribe ia THE TIMES and have It delivered oach woott  In your mall. Just send $7 (It you live on the Peninsula) to THE TIMES, Box 310. 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KETCrHIP    25-0*. bottle   ALPHA BITS J_^U..^...r   10CORICE ALLSORTS - !;!^pko;  .AMiltSXRCM  10% OFF REGULAR RETAIL PRICK  [FANCY PEAS   iT^  CREAM PIES -rmh9M?<>' Fro*"n' Afrt'  12-ox. pkgt,  ea, t*  PHOE.E 885-9654 ���  885-2635-886-2121  ��For Fast Ad-Brief Service.  COMING EVENTS LIVESTOCK  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Gibsons 886-2827  Thursday, Friday, Saturday  January 24, 25, 26  "GODSPELL"  Hit   Broadway   musical   from  the   Gospel   according  to   St.  -  Matthew."  -''-GENERAL  Sunday, Monday, Tuesday'  ,   January 27, 28, 29  "BLUME IN LOVE"  George Segal,and Kris  Kristofferson  RESTRICTED  .  All shows 8 p.m. and in color  '-        , 8784-9  NEW CITIZENS  ROBINSON���On Jan. 5 at St.  Mary's Hospital, to Reg and  Mary (nee Gordon) a daugh- '  ter Teresa Ann, 6, lbs. first;  grandchild for Les and Ann  Robinson and Ann and Harvey Robinson. Thanks to Dr.  Rogers, nurses  and staff  3999-9  T     - *  . ii ���    ���i  ��� ������        ������ ������ ��� ,!���    ii m I a. ^   I y ^���������a        aai IW.���<i���  BIRTHS ; v '���      /  ��UUONS AND SECHOLT  W-STIRN DRUGS  ... era pleased to sponsor rhfa  Brrtfe Announcement space, end  extendi Dost Wishes to the happy  parents.  OBITUARY  ANDERSON���Andr-w R. of  Gibsons, B.C. -passed .away  January 15, 1974, aged ' '61  years. Survived by his loving'  wife Isabel; 2 sons, Harry Andrew and Donald Brian; 3  grandchildren; 1 brother Lin-  dsey of Edmonton* "Alta.; 1  sister Pearl Weiss? of'Calgary,  Alta. Flowers gratefully declined,, donations ^to''-the B.C.  Heart Fund would be appreciated. Private "-arrangements'  through the Memorial Society  of B.C. and Fif_t"'Memorial  Services  Ltd.     >'f/       4008-9  CARDS OF THANKS  MR. AND MRS. ' Ed Dignard  wish to thank the merchants of Sechelt and Gibsons  for their generous gifts for the  fist baby  of  1974. 4004-9'  I WOULD like to express to  the nurses and staff of St.  Mary's Hospital and especially  to Dr. Paetkau and Dr. Swan,  my grateful thank, for the devoted care and attention I received while a patient-in the  hospital. Thanks also to many  good fjiends for their kind (.  messages and good wishes. ��� '  Jack   Burrows. 4014-9  PSRSONAL  ��������'���'  BAHA'I Faith, Informal chats.  885-2465, 886-2078.     1075-tfn  ALCOHOLICS Anonymous ���  Meetings 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, Wilson Creek Commun- >  ity Hall. Phone 885-9327. ��� In  Madeira P^rk, meetings Wednesdays at 8:30' p.m. in. the  Community Hall.v,Phone '883-  24oi. ,'.;;',;',, 3952-tfn  QUESTIONS?  Regarding 1 ^..Vehicle,  Licences and Insurance . ...  PHONE MARY at 885-2235  Sechelt Agencies Ltd.  ' 9517-6  FOR square dance information  ��� contact Pat or,, Jack Whit-  aker, 885-2438.       ,'    3273-tfn  CHICKS ��� dual purpose ~  Paymaster, Rhode .Island,  Red Cross, White Leghorns,  White Rocks. Ship anywhere: -  Napier Hatchery, 22470, 64th  Ave., RR 7, Langley, 534-6268.  3769-tf n  Poge A-4���-Peninsula Times, Wednesday, Jan. 23, 1974  GLASSiFIEb>ADVi=RTISING: RATES  Phone:   685-9654  or  885-2635. ' Gibsons:  Published Wednesdays by  !  Powell% Rjver   News  Town  Crier  ���Sechelt Times Ltd. ,  ,     ot Sechelt/B.C.  Established 1963  886-2121  50c extra  FEED, SEEDS ,  FENCING) FERTILIZER  Buckerfield's   Horse,  Chicken  Hog and Cattle Feeds  JPurina Products  Alfalfa - Straw and Hay  QUALITY, FARM SUPPLY  R.R. 1, Gibsons   ���  Open: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  ���   Tuesday to Saturday  One  mile- south  of  Sunshine  Coast Highway -  Pratt'Road ' 886-7527  9477-tfn_  2 ' HORSE   trailer   for' rent.  Cunningham's. ��� Phone   885-  9927.' - 3340-tfn  SWIFT Feeds ��� H. Jacobson,  Swift dealer. Nor'West Rd., '  Sechelt. Phone 885-9369. Chicken, feeds - Horse feed - Hog  ��� feed  - "Cattle feed.> Hay - and  other feed* by order. , 258-tfn  HELP WANTED  RECEPTIONIST wanted. St.  - Mary's Hospital has a vacancy for a regular part time  receptionist. Working hours  every Saturday-and Sunday 9-  5 p.m.,. Qualifications':, Pleasant personality and good typing speed. is essential. Experience in all phases of clerical  duties and' billing procedures  is'an'asset. Apply personnel  dept., St. Mary's Hospital, Se-  chelt.      '   -. 3997-9  DEPENABLE MAN  '    V/HO CAN WORK  WITHOUT SUPERVISION  Earn $14,000, in a year plus  bonus; Contact customers in  Sechelt area. Limited auto  travel: We train; Air mail S.  R. Dick, Pres., Southwestern  Petroleum, PO Box 789, Ft.  ,Worth, Texas.- - -8787-9  FREE  travel opportunity  for  person making regular trips  to Vancouver. Phone 886-2989.  .       ���       3964-9  TEACHER-supervisor for 3 &  4 yr. old children. Apply in  writing stating qualifications  to Jack and Jill Child-Minding Co-op, Box 801, Gibsons,  or phone 886-2184,        3768-11  OLDER man to help maintain  .. a year-round camp and outdoor- .school- ���center.   Full   or_  'bWrt-time. Go*-' pay.'^For<'_$.-',  ther   info   phone   Al  at   886-  2025. ', 3765-9  PERSONABLE ladies wanted  immed. Excellent remuneration in personal satisfaction.  Help- " Kinsmen's Mothers'  March. For details 886-7148 or  886-2996.; 3423-9  LADY- for full or' part-time  kitchen-aid duties. Needed  at year round camp and outdoor school'center. Ph. Doreen  at  886-2025. 3766-9  RELIEF cook * wanted for St.  ��� Mary's , Hospital. ��� Please apply to the dietician.   ' 4015-9  Member, Audit Bureau  of Circulations  .     March 31, 1973  Gross Circulation 3500  Paid Circulation 2947  As filed with .the .Audit .Bureau  of Circulation,  subject to ��� audit.  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Permission to reproduce wholly or'in part and in any form whatsoever,  particularly by a photographic.or offset process in a publication, must  be obtained in writing from the publisher. Any unauthorized reproduction  will be subject to recourse in law.  -  "In ,the event pf a typographical error advertising goods or services, at  a wrong price, goods .or'services may not be sold and the difference  charged to the newspaper. Advertising is merely an offer to sell, and may  be withdrawn at anytime."���(Supreme Court decision). Advertising is  accepted on the condition that, in the event of typographical error, that  portion of the advertising space occupied by the erroneous item, together  with reasonable allowance for signature, will not be charged for, but the  balance Of the advertisement will be paid for at the applicable rate.' - "  A composition charge is made for advertising accepted and put into  production, but cancelled before publication.- Change from original copy  when proof is submitted to customer is also chargeable at an hourly rate  for the additional work.   ,  ; FOR RENT (Continued)  t '  "   i * ' ' ��� ""'  iAVAIL. immed. 1 bdrm.;,apt.  f .W'-W, wood -panelling, mod-  ������ em appl. and 3 pee. bath $165.  ! Also bachelor ste., the same,  ' $150. Ph. 886-2415 or 886-7629.  '      ���  \        , ' .  . ' 3772-9  iHALL for rent.* Wilson Creek  ���    Community    HaLV   Contact  ;Marg Pearson, 885-2337.  il \ ���   3246.tfn  '2 BDRM house, W-W carpet,  ?    elec. 'heat > Gower Pt.' Con-  ;tact M. Volen, RR i; Gibsons.'  . -- - 3771-9  COMFORTABLE  furnished   I  !    BR   cottage.   All   elec, Oil,  (heat, phone.  Responsible' sin- '  ; gle J gentleman. $90. Phone '886-  ', 9885.-                              - 4016-9  I ___ :   [WANTED TO RENT  'HOUSE'or cottage, $50 - $80.  \    Responsible married couple.  JRefs. Maintenance if required.  JEteply Box  821,  Sechelt.  < \ j     > 3995-11  PENDER "Harbour area. 3 BR  - unfurnished. Phone (112)  883-9969. ' 3996-9  WORK WANTED (Cont.)       FOR RENT  FISHING rod-repairs. Custom  work.    Reasonable.    Phone  885-9570. , 3940-12  DIGGING  sewer   'lines,  gar-  den,, etc. Tree service, wood  cutting, ' cat    work.    Insured.  886-9597. '      3629-tfn  FOR all your carpentry needs,  call A.  Sheppard  Contracting at 886-7005. 3414-tfn  WILSON Creek, 2 BR house,  $175.- Year  lease.  Feb:  1st.  Phone 885-2474. 4023-9  RUBY   Lake   Motel ��� cabins  available   at   winter   rates.  $110 per month. 883-2269.  3369-tfn  ,RITZ Motel, reasonable daily  and weekly rates. 886-2401.  3407-tfn  REAL ESTATE  Knitting "Wool and  Accessories   '  YARN BARN  in Sechelt  ���Property and Business or can  be sold separately  GORDON J. TOD  Black,  Gavin and Co.  Ltd.  '533 ,W. Pender St., Vancouver  681-3281 or 733-5349  ;    ,     '   ' 8785-10  ,160 .ACRES beautiful elevated'  .   property, some view, trails,.  ,secluded.   Near   Secret   Cove,  ,$80,000.   Write   Box   310,   c/o  iThe Times, Sechelt, B.C.-  !  v--' 3212 tfn  REAL ESTATE (Con't)  8.6 ACRES at Roberts- Creek.  Stream   and  view.  Private.  '  926-1024.       , 3922-tfn  'PRIVATE���Lot for sale, Chas- '  ter Road. All services, Zon-,  ed   for   mobile   home.   $6600,  Phone 886-9984. 3921-tfn  RARE BUY���  , SATURNA ISLAND  This very appealing home is  unexpectedly on the market.  A short block from the sea >  with 2 bdrms.; den, good size  kitchen, lvg. room with Franklin stove., Lge. window and  covered sundeck overlooking  Lyall' Harbour. Sunsets are a  delight!- Full concrete- basement. New OOM furnace. The  productive half acre can be  your' hobby and means to  home-grown fruits and vegetables. Keep a few chickens.  The fishing �� is good���what  more could you wish for? Only $26,900. ' Contact us and  we'll'meet you there.  K., Harvey 656-2397  F. Webb 656-3589  We also have a retirement special in-Sidney with small garden at $29,900. . .   '  GORDON HULAAE LTD.  656-1154, Sidhey, B.C.  Box 2008  , 8789-9  WEST Sechelt: Large view  lot overlooking Trail Islands. This 100'xl50* lot is  cleared with some trees. Fully  serviced and quiet cul-de-sac. *  $14,500. Phone 885-9453.   - '  ,  4019-11  QUESTIONS?  Regarding 1974 Vehicle  Licences and Insurance , . .  PHONE MARY.ot 885-2235  Sechelt Agencies Ltd.  9516-6  MEMBER OF    .  MULTIPLE LISTING  SERVICE  *  ��OX, 769, SECHELT, B.C.  ESTATES LTD.  REAL ESTATE  PHONE 885-2241  SECHELT AND AREA  DAVIS BAY  SUNSHINE U-DRIVE  i  Growing truck rental business. Shows gross of over $40,000  per year. 150'xl50' central highway -location. Portable  office.-9 units all insured and licenced.- 5,year lease with a  ^further 6 year option; OiiHefin Gibsons.bh_cammission.. Full.   Price $49,900. Xall Jack_or_Stan Anderson.  DAVIS BAY WATERFRONT  108' of flat level beach. Excellent access. Close, to all .facilities.  House has 2 bedrooms, fireplace and wall-to-wall carpet. Large  concrete patio, 20 feet from the water. Good garage also on  property. Lots of shade trees. Full price $49,500. Call Jack or  Stan Anderson.  WORK WANTED  Special rdto $3,00 per mon|tb for  2-llne listings in this classification,  1    ,.'  Cash with order only,;  Extra   Lines,   $1.50   Per   Month.  PENINSULA Times: Phono  , Secholt 885-2035 ov 8015-  0054. Gibsons office;' 880-2121.  pets :' ;- ���: ���;AW'y;';i.' 'i';;'  GOOD    homos    wanted   for  nmnli  cross  breed  puppies,  8 wk.9. old, $5 each. 006-2075.  ���' '   , 3770-0  .MALE,,T kitten .,��� noodo .��..homo,��  Good with children, 880-2100  ;���___ -'������ 4010-0  USE TIMES ADBBIEFS  TO SELL, RENT, SWAP, PUT  WILL   butcher,   dress   or   cut  your   meat  or   game,   your  ulace or mine. Phone 803-9045.  3044-tfn  .ANCHOR Enterprises.  Framing   crew    soon   available.  Present job open for,inspection. Gerald Giampa. 885-2618. ���  3953-9  , FURNACE    installations!    and  , burner   service.   Free   eati-  mates, Ph.n886>71U,    i 36-tfn  WILL, do duroid roof ing, strip.  , ping formsi lay, drain tiles,,  etc.   Phone ,885-9342   or   885- ,  2107.' "������ :'       3004-1-  , PEERLESS   Tree   Services-,,  Guaranteed   insured   work,  Phone 085-2100. imUth  LADY, will, babysit;  1, or  2  children '8% - 5 yrs, Roberts  Creek area.  Phono 000-  ,0504, ,,3071-10,  GENERAL   handyman.1   Carpentry, pointing and    light  hauling. Ph. 800-0B1O. 2285-tfn  LIGHT hauling, deliveries,  house and garden clean up,  gardening, furniture moving,  etc. Free estlmatea, Phono  000-9B03. 3274-tfn  This lovely home in Village of Sechelt ready for your Inspection,  Choose your own colors and carpets. Only $34,500. For further  Information' call LEN or SUZANNE VAN  EGMOND.    ���,  5 ACRES - WEST SECHELT  Near Mason & Nor-West Bay Road. Some timber, garden soli;  Full price $21,500. Call Jack or Stan Anderson. '  REVENUE  Up' and down duplex on view lot.  $270 per month for both  suites. Only one block to beach. Fireplace In main floor suite,  sundeck.  F.P. $38,0001 Call Jack, or Stan Anderson.  WEST SECHELT LOT  Large treed lot���86' frontage. Private driveway, treed, seasonal  stream, $9,500 full price. Call Jack or Stan Anderson.     SELMA PARK    -. r���  ' NEW 2 BEDROOM VIEW HOME  Quick possession, View of Gulf and Trail Islands, Double fireplace.  With full basement and carport. F,P. $36,900. Call Jack or Stan  Anderson, \  Call  DERBY ROAD  Trailer lot 56'xl58'. Serviced and treed with some view.  Jack or Stan Anderson.  WEST SECHELT  Vi acre lot. Small year-round creek. R-2 zoning. Trailers permitted, Lots of trees. Power and Water, F.P, $10,500, Call Jack or  Stan Anderson.  WEST SECHELT COTTAGE  2-bedroorn cabin on large trood lot. Cabin needs work. All services available, Basement In, Also small shed. F.P, $15,000, Call  Sjtan or Jack Anderson,  '     LARGE McWn HOME WITH INCOME '  11485 sq. ft, 3-bedroom delu>e homo with 2 bathrooms plus full  > modern I bedroom suite In basement, as well as a large rec. room.  Utility and stora'po in high dry basoment. Ideally situated In West  :    Secholt. Close to all facilities; This home must be seen to be  ,   appreciated,   Early  possession,  W-ll   financed  at  9.Vi%,  Call  ��� Suzanne Van Egmond.  :-v'";": '-'v'-  , ���������'���';'���'������'���'���..������ LARGE'LOT  'Nicely treed,'Approximately 1'/_ miles to Sechelt, Trailers permitted, Only $8,900, Call Suzanne Van Egmond.  COZY WATERFRONT COTTAGE - SELMA PARK  Ultra modern Interior. Kitchen has fridge, electric range, fluorescent lighting, living room has built-in lounging chairs that double  as beds, Fireplace burns real wood. Wall-to-wall shag carpeting In  living and bedrooms. Anchor your boat behind breakwater In  front of property. $15,000 Includes most of the furnishings. Call  Dave Roberts.  TUWANEK  ���      SEMI-WATERFRONT  Year-round stream. Sea view unique,  Hexagon home on extra  largo creek-front properly, Your Own private park, Electric heat.  Center fireplace, Approximately 1,000 sq.'ft, Full prlco $38,900.  y Call Jack or Stan Anderson. ,���'���  PENDER HARBOUR  REDROOFFS ROAD AND AREA  TAKE OVER PAYMENTS  Mortgago Co, would like reliable party (adults pre-  forrod) to simply assume low'monthly payment on  Immaculate 12x68 deluxe 3 bedroom mobile homo,,  built by Modullno Industries of Pentlcton, B,C, This  unit has every possible option Including deluxe Spanish decor and furnishings, doluxo 14 cu. ft, double  door fridge, doluxo Wostlnghouso washer and dryer,  RCA color T(1V./gun'typo',H.D,l furnace, house type  doors, double Insulation, oWorslz'o oloctric hot water  jqnK,~.c.tc,JMust,bqj^  just two months: was ��� foreclosed duo to, marriage  . !- .  \-y '��� difficulties, ��� ��� ������.;';��� ��'^--  Interested' Parties Please Call 438-2421  Out of Town call Collect 9-9 daily  COPliflllHl  , 5912 Klngsway i���i South Burnaby, B.C.  Dealer Licence No, 12.1  ., REDROOFte ESTATES  Lqrgo  trood   recroatlonal   properties.'Approximately  half aero.  Pavod roads, Hlplr elevated area. Zoned R2, Trpllats allowed,  Priced from $5,950, Bank forms, Call Jack or Stan Anderson.  ���,      ,'.'.!'' .WATERFRONT LOT - I ACRE,;,,,,,: :..,���.__��� ���.���,.._  " Close to Sbcnolt, SoMtborn exposure, Groijt vlow of Marry Island  and Strait of Georgia, Only $18,500., Call Lon or Suzanne Van  ���''   ���.-'���'       , -|     ������ Egmond,1 ������ ���-..,.���,.  ',������'���,. ��� >r ' '���- )'���.  Over % aero ���r Rodrbpffs Road ���- Trcod with bpprox, i] 20 ft,  frontage by 200 ft, deep. Paved road, secluded area, F,P, $6,550,  Call Jack or Stan Anderson,     .  '.'"    \ A-FRAME      '    ���  A recreation cottage of unique design In a quiet, area, Approx,  800 sq.ft. on 80' by 270' lot. treed, and prlvato. Two bathrooms  and sundeck. A modified A-frame, P.P. $25,250, Call Jack or  i   .>, t       Stan Anderson. .,',.,',.,���'.  ������-    .    '-.;������: '��� GIBSONS AREA   GIBSONS AREA  5 acres, King Road,  100'xl220', Road at side, Heavily treed,  Full prlco $21,500, Call Jack or Stan Anderson,  <s6Wer point���   ���''.., ,800' WATERFRONT ACREAGE  Southern exposure. Protected deep water rnoorage for flshlna'ond  i boating,   Beautiful   park-like   upland   and   pebble   beach   for  i    !   swimming. Excollont for group Investment br subdivision. ���  F;P, $125,000, Call Lon or Suzanne Van Egmond,  VIEW LOT - PORPOISE BAY   .  Outstanding vlow of Inlet, Cleared and ready for building, Closo  to Socholt, Only $10,500, Call Lon or Suzanne Van Egmond,  '',!���,'"'   "  ���'.',"    ';".    .SECRET COVE    ,'   ''<  ',"���'���',''.''.'  "���'- '  , Largo treed lot, only a couple of stops to beach. Oysters, clarm,  and fishing, Priced right at $6,000, Call Lcn of Suzanne Van  ,....*,,,,������.,,,,. ;,,.���,���.���^GOWER,.POINT^ESPl_\NADE...._��.,..^--^-.'��-.^.~.   Excollont W aero watorfront building slto, 100x220' at Gowor  Point, Power and water at lot, Easy access to, good beach. View  ocross''Georgia Strait. Don't bo tho one to "Just miss" this ono,  Reasonably priced at $22,000, Call Dove Roberts for appointment  ': to Inspect,  DAVIS BAY  'Cholco of cqrpots and Interior colors, 4'flno now homos  to chooso from;       , '  SHERIDAN  '     '  3 bedroom plus utility, .largo carport, fireplace, oxtra largo,  kitchen.  Over   1200 ����).  it,, home on  Hackott Street  In  ;.:���;,;��� Sechelt..,,...,..,1',,,.,,.,,.,,.;,,..,.;....,.., ���.'..,:  SHANNON  3 bedroom and full basement, 1240, sq, ft. homo on lovely  view lot In Davis Day, 2 fireplaces and onsulto plumbing,  ! SIERRA  3 bedroom and full basoment, Over 1200 sq, ft, homo on  largo vlow lot In Davit Day. Fireplace and entulto plumbing.  KILDARE    ������''������  On groat vlow lot, 2 bedroom and full .basomont ������ extra  ��� bedroom   In- basement,-Over- 1,10OLsq,-ft,   each-floor,  Flreploco ond carport,  FOR   INFORMATION  CALL' LEN  OR  SUZANNE  VAN  EGMOND  'Dave Roberts  Eves, Phono 885-9705  ,*L��n or .Suxanrie Van Egmond Jack. or-Stan. Anderson,  Eves. Phono 885-9603  Or  6C  Evo��. phono 805-2053 or 005-2305  VANCOUVER DIRECT LINE MU-5-5544  _EE US AT OUR OFFICE ACROSS FROM THE SECHELT BUS DEPOT  VIEW HOME - BARGAIN HARBOUR  Well built, beautifully finished 2 BR home on two levels. Lots  of extras ��� 2 fireplaces, 1 % bathrooms, rumpus room, office,  oil furnqce. Also has 3rd bedroom ��� needs some finishing. Covered simdeck and-covered carport. Approx. 325 feet to> public,  beach area, excellent view-of Malaspina Straits. And a 1-bed room;  furnished  Panabode cottage which  rents for  $75   per  month.,  $62,000.  ____----__-__-.-_--_--__-_____-_ f.  MADEIRA PARK STORE  Busy general store and adjoining 1% bedroom owner's home in  centre of shopping area at Madeira Park. Approx. 100' frontage  on Madeira Road and approx. 100' frontage on Hwy.  101, containing 1.09 acres. $50,000 plus stock.  9,  GARDEN BAY  1,542 sq.ft. 3 BR home with den, oil furnace, partial basement,  carport, landscaped lot. Lot could possibly be divided in two when  road and water comes through at the back. Close to marinas,  stores and post office. $43,000.  EGMONT MARINA - FISHING RESORT  Approx. 4.5 acres, approx. 660' waterfront. 11 motel units,  owner's 3 BR home, lodge with 8 sleeping rooms, restaurant and  store (leased out). Standard Marine station, bait - sales, floats,  launching ramp, 8 rental boats, camper space and room for  expansion. $250,000.  ROALCOGOR RANCH AT PENDER HARBOUR  Approx. 26-acre ranch on Garden Bay Road with approx. 15 acres  fenced and seeded. Near new 31x55' barn, shed, rodeo pens, viewing stand and concession stand. Older 2 BR house, fruit trees, two -  year-round streams through property. $75,000.  LOT 28  RUBY LAKE LOT ��� $4,500  approx., V_  acre  treed  lot,  road  access.  $4,500:  ACREAGE   .  Near Madeira Park - approx. 2% acres on Hwy. 101, $25,000.  KLEINDALE,- approx. 8 acres with creek, 535' frontage on  Highway 101, $25,000.  KLEINDALE - approx.   20  acres of  nicely  treed   property,  $35,000.  FRANCIS PENINSULA - approx. 37 acres, partially developed  with approx. 3,900' of primary roads constructed. Possible 86  lot subdivision. $150,000.  SKIPPER BILL'S RESORT  NEAR PENDER HARBOUR .  2.1 acres on Highway 101, 498' waterfront. Owner's deluxe 2 BR  residence, office, 5 individual HK chalets, 3 one-bedroom housekeeping units, 1 2-BR housekeeping unit. Stone breakwater-forms  a private cove with floats and boat launching. Four rental boats  & motors. This resort is near new and most attractive. $260,000.  i'ii  ^ p SINCLAIR BAY ROAD  Good family home ��� main floor has one bedroom, kitchen, living room with acorn fireplace, bathroom; upper floor has 2 bedrooms. Full basement, roughed-in extra bedroom, oil furnace. Sundeck on two sides. Needs some finishing,-$33,000.  COHO AAARINA AT MADEIRA PARK  Approx. 800', waterfront, 3.93 acres of park-like land. 2 BR  owner's home, 4 HK units, camper and trailer sites, washroom.  Marine ways, concrete boat launching ramp, 8 rental boats and  motors, foreshore lease.. Marine, repair shop, office, sales of  marine and fishing supplies. Approx. 650 lineal ft, of floats.  Mercury franchise, Home Oil and Starcraft Boats dealer. $260)000  plus stock;  2.  4.  EGMONT  Very large 4 BR home, approx, 244' waterfront on three separate lots. Float. Excellent for a group purchase. $105,000,  2% BR home on 70' foot waterfront lot with float, Good for  summer home or year-round residence, $31,000.  Approx. 1% acre view property with 111' frontage on Egmont  Road and 637' .frontage on Maplo Road. Has older 2 BR home,  rented for' $75 per month, small, cabin (12x24) rented for  $20 per month. Lot could possibly be subdivided into several  lots. $47,500.  Lot 17���view lot with cottage, $13,000,  7 ISLES MOBILE HOME PARK  Located on approx. 3 acres close to Madeira Park on Hwy. 101  and overlooking Malaspina Straits, Has 11  trailer spaces rearfy?*^1"  and plenty of room for expansion. Monthly rental'$60.00 *por  space, $60,000 ,',.''  VIEW LOTS ~- GARDEN BAY ESTATES  In a beautiful setting, serviced with paved road,, water and,, hydr*.  Public access to, waterfront, Close to stores, marinas and post  :   .,., ���,;,.... office. $6,000 to $10,500. ,  RAE'S MARINA  *  2,21 acres In Madeira Park: With 180' watorfront -good gravel  beach, boot launching ramp", floats, boat shop 24'x50' with all  necessary heavy shop equipment, marine ways (35 ton capacity  with 2 carriages), foreshore loaso, 4 BR homo wlfh partial baso-  ,   ' ment, 1% bathrooms, oil fumaco, good vlow. $105,0OOJ  GUNBOAT BAY '  ''"6,75'"vory,*',cSfcii''*'iaUrfronr'*/pp  beautifully trood, Southern oxposuro, Water access only, $77,000,  ���'������-,;      SAKINAW-LAKE  165' deep waterfront^ 7 aero* of rreod property, $25,000,  CLAY'S MADEIRA MARINA  Approx. 3 acres. 250' cholco waterfront In Madeira Park, 30'x80',  concrete shop building with repair facilities, display and sales  ,room, offlco, stockroom, Ownor's 2 DR homo, 7 mo��c| units,  facilities for compor and trailer units, 5 rental boats and motors,  launching ramp, floats, foreshore loose, Largo up-to-date, stock  of boats, motors, parts, marine hardware, Eylnrudo solos and sor-  Ylce, $250,000 plus cash for stock  MADEIRA PARK LOTS  VIEW LOTS - serviced with water and hydro, $7,500 to $9,800,  COMMERCIAL LOTS - In Madeira Park, $16,000 and $20,000,  CALL OLLI OR JEAN SLADEY  REALTY LTD.  Madeira Park, B,C,  P^one Pender Harbour 883.2233 /"  u  .4  1 y  r<  U*  W*  *>'  REAL ESTATE (Cwrt)  7.3 ACRES, with stream; .plus  architectually designed  house in Wilson Creek. Write,  House, c-o Box 638, Sechelt or  phone 885-9710. \3174-9  _. , ���  PENDER HARBOUR  Retirement income with this  6 yr. old lakeside motel with  40,0'- waterfront and 6 rentals  pip?; owners quarters. Camper  spaces and lots of room for  expansion on 21 acres; within  walking distance to salt water.  Asking $99,000. ..  Over 800' waterfront on 5%  acres of level' land. 300' or  more of floats in safest har-  'bour in area, 5 yr. old 3 bedroom, full basement home plus  2 summer cabins. Numerous  trailer and camper pads. Asking only $160,000 fo this'bargain.  JACK NOBLE  Rochester Realty Ltd..  883-2701  or  936-7292 v-  8777-8  NEW 3 bedroom house. Phone  886-2417.       - 2551-tfn  FOR.SALE by owner, Sech-  elt village: 3 BR home, full  basement, dble.; garage, new  oil furnace, new electric range  and fridge; some furniture,  wall-to-wall' carpeting. F P  $26,000 cash to mortgage, easy  payments and interest. Phone  885-9028 or write Box 405,  Sechelt.  4051-9  ROBERTS CREEK  Waterside of Lower Road, between Joe and Bayview^ Rds.  Lots serviced with water and  paved roads. Easy beach access. Ideal summer cottage or  residential site. Sign on.  ' CALL OWNER 886-7316  or write Box 9503, c-o Peninsula Times, Box 310, Sechelt.  ' 9523-7  BUYING a home? Talk to the  Royal Bank for your mortgage. New mortgages and refinancing available. Royal  Bank,  Sechelt.  885-2201.  3854-tfn  MOBILE HOMES     ^__  HOUSE trailer, General,, 8'x30'  fully furnished, with good  fridge and propane furnace.  Suitable , for small mobile  home. - "Can be seen at first  'house on Johnstone Rd., Madeira Park. ,$2750, or write E.  TV Wiggins, Madeira Park.  (112)883-2485., 3950-9  PeninsMlo Timet, We.ne-d_y, Jan. 23, 1974���Poge A-5  AUTOS; TRUCKS (C_s��.)        FOR SALE (Continued)  '67: VW   Westphalia   camper,  Roof rack, new- tires; good  condition.  Offers. Phone  885-  9520. , 4012-9  '68 CHEV for sale, 250 engine.  Auto, trans.  886-7027.  ,3764-11  RENTING?  , Why?  ���When,your rent payments will\  buy   you   a  mobile   home   of',  your   choice.   No  down   payments needed.  O.A.C.-,  EXAMPLES:  .New 12'x64' 3 bedroom $8650.  New 24'x36' 2 bedroom $10,900  Local 885-2246 or Collect  434-8771.  REGAL MOBILE  -,  HOMES LTD.   ,  Motor Dealer Lie. No. 2240  _ 8780-tfn  8*x35'   TRAILER  for  sale   in  Sechelt. .   Phone     <112)298-  1197. ' -        3991-9  AVERS , Mobile  Home  Park.  We have' two trailer spaces  available.  885-2375.  ���     , 3946-tfn  SUNSHINE COAST  MOBILE HOME PARK  AND SALES  RR 2 Gibsons ��� 886-9826  Now On Display  Ambassador  Statesman -  Diplomat  Embassy  2 and 3 bedroom models, double wides; featuring: shag and  hard twist carpeting, deluxe  colored appliances, custom  made furniture. Open for  viewing anytime.  ' 9490-tf n  '59 GREAT Lakes, 10'x45" de-  - luxe, one bedroom. Furniture and appliances in like  new condition. Broadloom. Located Pender Harbour, $4300.  885-2692. 3924-9  WANTED to buy before July TBIirffC   --  1,  acreage  with or without AUTOS, TRUCKS, ite.  house.   Cash  available.   Write     ���   Box 593, Gibsons, B.C. '59  FORD   Meteor  for  parts.  3325-ttn Phone 886-2777.           4021-9  BOATS & ENGINES  WANTED  to buy:  B licence  . fishing boat. Write "Box 132,  Madeira Park. 3977-10  24  FT.' FIBREFORM,: 215, hp  charter boat for sale. Overhauled. Many extras. Ph. 885-  2784: ' ,  4006-9 -  TWO 15' PRINCECRAFT al-  umihum boats, good family  boats, $250 each. 14' Starcraft  aluminum boat $150. 250 gallon gas storage tank and stand,  $175. Gordy, 883-2444. .    3990-10  33 HP MANUAL start John-  son with  controls. $225   or  trade   for   smaller   OB.   883-  2255 eves. 4010-11  1972 16'iCRESTLINER, 20 hp  Mercury, Aqua Line trailer,  excellent condition, $1095. 885-  . 9750. 3945-9  MORTGAGES  1st AND, 2nd MORTGAGES  Residential -  Commercial  ,  'Recreational  AH types of real estate financing including builders loans.  Fast appraisal service.  ACADIAN MORTGAGE  CORP. LTD.  2438. Marine   Drive,  West  Vancouver,  B.C.  Phone__2a-3256  ,     --    '  - 8227-tfn  FOR SALE  AUTO, washer and dryer $25.  , Phone  885-2320. 3992-9  PROPANE   Generator   power  plant. $600 cash. Write Box  47, Garden Bay, B.C.     4017-11  INGLIS ��� (Royal   Twin)   auto  washer and spin dryer.  .  Phone  885-9433. 4020-9  FAWCETT oil heater, $25. Ph.  - ,885-2320.. ,   -   . 4000-9  OIL furnace,' excellent'condi- ,  tion. $200. Phone "885-9388.  f    ,   3963-tfn,  WRINGER washer. Good condition. $25t Phone 886-7701.  ^         4001-9'  CLOSING OUT  .SALE  Everything Must Go ���  No Reasonable Offer Refused  THE BARGA.N CENTRE  Open: Thurs., Friday, Sat.     ���  885-9848  ^_^ 8786-tfn  SKI-DOO, 294 TNT, 1973, $950.  ,    Phone 885-2597. 3981-10  TRADE   new   Bushnell   variable telescope 9x35 for  .22  rifle   or   antiques   or   broken  jewellry. 885-2463. r      4026-9  22" PROPANE range $35. 30  gal.'propane water tank $35.,  Peerless 33,000 BTU heater,  $95., All good working condi-  tion.  Phone 885-9859.    4028-9  FIREPLACE   wood   for   sale.' r  Alder  and fir.  Phone   885-  9311 or 883-2417. 3233-tfn,  GENDRON baby stroller, like  new.   $35.  886-7736.  r        3763-9 ,  VANGUARD 10' 10" camper.  * Fridge, stove, oven,' furnace, ,  toilet and roof rack with or  without Ford % ton truck. All  in good condition. $4100 complete. Write J. S. Clark, Half-  moon-Bay. 3927-9  42 GAL. galv. boat fuel tank,  $40.   Also   352   engine   and  auto, trans. $200. Good condi-  tion.  883-2255. 4011-11  BROWN, bed chesterfield and  chair.  Good  condition,   $45.  New elec. football game $13.  886-7409. 4013-9  ELECTROLUX  vacuum  cleaners  and  shampooers,   new  and  used���sales  and service. <  Free h6me demonstrations.' Ph.  886-9864. 3774-tfn '  __    HAPPY  APPROX.  Vi  acre, Redrooffs.  $5500: Call (112)883-2500.        ,3947-9  LAND available in Sechelt  village. Will build to suit.  Contact Mission Point Developments Ltd. Box 547, Sechelt  or phone 885-9951.       3913-tfn  150'   WATERFRONT,   Brooks  Cove.   885-2522  or  885-2519.  3930-9  YOUR AUTOPLAN  CENTRE  K. BUTLER REALTY LTD.  All Types of Insurance "  Gibsons, B.C.  Phone  886-2000  or 886-9121 .  SELMA PARK: Cozy 3 bedroom cottage on view lot,  family size kitchen, living '  room. Ground level entrance  through attached carport. Easy  terms   on   $12,000   full   price.  GIBSONS: Lge. view lot, double road frontage $2,500 down  on full  price of $7,900.  A home with character. Delightful 4 rooms. 2 bdrms. Spacious comb, living and dining  room. Fireplace. Newly renovated kitchen, half basement.  W-W carpet. A-oil heat. Glass  enclosed rear porch. Double  carport. Nicely treed lot. Full  price $27,500. Terms too,  .Terrific view lot with 100'  frontage. Convenient to ferry,  etc. Only $8,500.  HAVE CLIENTS  NEED LISTINGS        i  '    >    MEMBER1!     '  ,    MULTIPLE LISTING .  ' SERVICE |  Norm Peterson 880-2007  Freda' DuMont 880-7105  ' ,   ''���   '',���'���':'.,]*''' '8788-9  CAMPERS & TRAILERS  . NEAR now camper, $900, Lo-  . catod nt Coastal, Tires. 880-  7038. '   3420-10  LET us finance your next vehicle!   Arrange your financing  first   and   save,   at   the  Royal Bank, Sechelt, 885-2201.  3855-tfn  '65 CHEV % ton. Phone (112)  QUESTIONS  883-2242.  ���"4024-tfn  QUESTIONS?  Regarding 1974 Vehicle  Licences and Insurance . . ���  PHONE MARY ot 885-2235  Sechelt Agencies Ltd.    9514-6  FOR    SALE:    '61    Mercedes  Benz, 190 diesel. 886-7074.  3767-11  '64 FORD pick up. $350. Ph.  885-2531.        4027-9  VW, GOOD for parts. Phone  885-9805. after 6 p.m.  4009-9  TWO   '69   FORDS.   Ex-taxis.  Good transportation, Offers.  885-2251. 3970-tfn  1968 G.M.C. 3/i-ton panel  6 cylinder, 4 speed, no spin  rear end, new rubber, mechanically  sound  $1,600.  1968 G.M.C. 3/4-ton 4x4  Pick up, radio, new rubber,  V8 motor, 4 barrel  $2,00Q  1966 G.M.C. 3-ton  5    speed    transmission,'   two  speed   rear   end,   V8   motor,'  steel flat deck and bulk  head    j.���.   $1,500  PHONE, 883-2733    ,   9522-tfn  '03    %    TON   Wlillya   Jeep,  Needs   crown   nnd   pinion.  $350.  Ph.   885-0733.        4003-9  '65 THUNDERBIRD,  $200  In  new tiros, tach, all power,  good; condition, $800  or best  offer, Phone 885-9374.  4029-9  Regarding 1974 Vehicle  Licences and Insurance . . .  PHONE,MARY at 885-2235  -   Sechelt Agencies Ltd.  9515-6  CEDAR fence posts, any size.  Will   also   install.   Ph.   885-  9342 or 885-2107. 3993-11  STUDIO    Knitting    Machine,  886-7074.  "   ' "3998:ll'v  SCUBA COMPRESSOR  Model   223   Ingersdl   Rany   4  cfm, max. 3,000 psi, complete.  Can be seen running. $2100 or  best offer.  GORDY, 883-2444  8778-9  PROPANE stove and 2 tanks.  Phone 885-2194. 4022-9  KROEHLER Hide-a-Way, like  new. Green tweed, also chesterfield and choir, moss green.  Phone 886-7771. 4025-9  PLATE glass window in wood  frame, / 94"x60".    $30.   886-  2513.   , 4007-9  10c word cosh with order.  Minimum  20  words  ($2)  Send a Happy Ad to someone with  Congratulations, Birthday or Anniversary Greetings, Good Wishes,  Hats Off . . . anything that will be  a Happy Message!  aflltr,r i ttl-, ���r _f Hn imf-. ,J|��  PENDER HARBOUR REALTY LTD.  (ON HIGHWAY 101 AT FRANCIS PENINSULA ROAD)  AUTHORIZED ^^  PENDER HARBOUR -EGMONT- EARL COVE  'A' FRAME -~- on lease lot, Truly magnificent vlow  of harbour and open water. Just $29,500, Includes  all furnishings,, , , ,,  PENDER HARBOUR"- ? year old '3-bedroom homo -  over 2 acres with stream �� Some work needed - Good  Investment at $20,000 cash.  '.*i.  MODEST HOME ~-.'.J825 sq, ft,, 2 bedrooms. Nice  view over the harbor. This Is an excellent buy at just  .   '      '��� $21,000 F.P.  REVENUE���3 housekeeping units above sand beachr  Good mootago. $36,000 with terms.  PEARSON ISLAND ��� 24 acres at entranco to Ponder Harbour. Excellent buy at $125,000,  PHONE 883-2794  ��� WE NEED LISTINGS ���  John Breon      Archie Brayton     Jock Hcrmon  083-9978 883-9926 883-2745  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  REAL ESTATE AND INSURANCE  NOTARY PUBLIC AND APPRAISALS  Gibsons, B.C, 886-2481  PHONE TOLL FREE: 687-6445  HOPKINS LANDING - Here is p terraced, angular lot  overlooking the Sound, with 3 bedrooms, half basement, extra large, liyjng, roorn with fireplace,, wall-to-  wall cgrpety modern kitchen complete with built-in  appliances. A very appealing family home for a practical F.P, of $34,500.  WATCH THE FERRIES COME IN -from the living ,'  room or tho downstairs recreation area In this house  with 1,100, square feet, full basement with one half  finished, Throe bedrooms, auto oil heat and ready for  Immediate,occupancy,.Make..and appointment, to see,,.  '    ' onRP, of $37,000,  REVENUE HOME - Center of Gibsons on largo view .  lot, well laid out spacious rooming houso, One 1-bed-  room suite, 4 sleeping rooms, 2 housekeeping rooms,  centralized kitchen facilities, TV room and guest  living room, Very modern and neat, extra washroom  and shower roomsi Sale Includes furniture, dishwasher, grill, two stoves, fridges as set up. Make an  appointment to see fj-)|$ fine Investment at F,P, of  I '     $65,000.  HILLCREST ROAD -two cleared view lots ready for  building, each $8,000.,  SOUTH FLETCHER ROAD * 134 foot of road fropt-  ago near Village Hall, has smaller older homo on.  ����� Good view property. F;Pr $20,000,  -r ~  CHASTER ROAD - Good trailer or houso lot, size 80'  by 100'. Has all services. Cleared, F,P. $6,600,  ��� NORTH ROAD - FIv�� acre?, sit�� cleared for building,  cased well. $22,000. '  LISTINGS     WANTED  K, A, Croiby 886-2098  Mike Blaney 086-7436  THE  PENINSULA TIMES  J, Ylmr 806-2531  Don Sutherland 005-9362  ASK FOR FREE CATALOGUE OF REAL ESTAtE  PHONE 04 Hours)  Sechelt 885-2235  Vancouver 689-5838  -t������-���^-y  (E. & O.E.)  &o   ; BOX 128, SECHELT, B.C.  MULTIPLE LISTING SERVICE ���: ;   OPEN 6 DAYS A WEEK AND PROVIDING  24-HOUR SERVICE  Mary  1 ^ - ~  Obtain your Licence  and Insurance Quickly  TWO ON THE BEACH - ROBERTS CREEK #11-3043  Two bright, fully modern homes. Neorly level, portly landscaped  lot; trout stream and tall evergreens. Fine southerly view. Investment for income "and/or retirement in one of the choice orfas  of the Sunshine Coast. Full price $70,000, down payment $35,000'  balance reasonable terms. C. R. GATHERCOLE 886-2785. -  CLEARED LOT - ROBERTS CREEK '     #3-064  Cleared and fully serviced lot. Close to public access to beach.  Zoned"R-2, which permits permanent mobile home site. Full price  $7,500. LEE R. BROWN, 885-2437 evenings.  GIBSONS RURAL * J   #6-3-021  4.8 acres of deep black humus soil. Permit required, to' sell top  soil. Adjoining property sold hundreds of yards" ot  $4.50 per  yard. 480'  road frontage, full  price  $20,000, JACK WARN,  ,' 886-2681 evenings.  FOUR BEDROOM VIEW HOME   , #3-029  4 bedroom view' home with 2 .carports and paved drive. All services underground. 3 sets of plumbing, two fireplaces, auto, oil  with humidifiers and air cleaner. Qualifies VLA with half-acre  lot. Stove, garburator, fridge, wosher and drapes with home, 20'x  20'x6'x30y sundecks. Jack Worn  886-2681'evenings.  BRAND NEW J #19-3-057  Now is the time to buy, here's a home in Sechelt just being completed. You could .move in now. Nearly 1O00 sq. ft. main floor,  plus lower floor. Features big living room, modern kitchen, two  bedrooms, bathroom, lots of cupboards, wall-to-wall carpeting and  cushion lino floors. Suite roughed in lower floor, with finished  bathroom, this could be rental suite. Many extras, including cable-  vision, wiring built in. Big sundeck across the front. Lot 66'xl22',  lane at rear, driveway in. $42,000 full price, existing mortgage  and government 2nd reduce cash required to $17,000. Jack  White 886-2935 evenings.  RECREATION ACREAGE #20^303^---.  Sand Hook Road. 3.2 acres tucked away amongst the trees^Over       x  330 feet fronting on Road. More than 450 feet in depth. Power  line at road. Can almost guarantee domestic supply of water avail-x  able. Only asking about the price of 2 small lots in same area. Rem.  ember this, zoned residential  II  and OUT! OF! THE!  FREEZE!  Call 885-2235. ASK FOR BOB-OR ANY SALESMAN OF YOUR  CHOICE.  VIEW - WEST SECHELT #19-2-517  ie lots. Approx. 80'xl 50\ Panoramic view over to Vancouver  ' and the Georgia Gulf. Caution! These lots carry restrictive  enants to enhance future values and to make this an exclusive  in which to build your home. Please do not purchase until  you have-had a chance to read about these rules which will protect you and your adjoining neighbours. Priced under $13,000.  Call: 885-223..  feo  A REAL GOOD FAMILY HOME ', #19-3044  In a good residential part of Sechelt, two blocks from shopping,  schools etc. There's four bedrooms, plus utility with nicely planned living room, dining area. Bright kitchen and bathroom. Good  sized lot, lane at rear, all, in lawn and garden. Ready to move in.  Try your offer on $35,000. Jack White,, 886-2935 evenings.  CLEARED LOTS WITH VIEW - DAVIS BAY #3-058-9  Both have panoramic view of Gulf, with hydro, water and cable-  vision by. Large lot is 142'xl35' for $21,000. Regular lot 87.9'  by 109.8' for $10,500. Both are excellent building sites. Peter  Smith 885-9463 or Don Hadden 885-9504 evenings.  ROBERTS CREEK" ,' .'.   _    #3-073'  FARMERS, keep your horse, cow and chickens on this 5 acre farm  property with 4 bedroom home. Most of the ground under cultlva-���  tion with well-established fruit trees and berries. Plenty of water  for garderr. Don Hadden 885-9504 evenings.  SELMA PARK - TREES - VIEW LOTS " #3-067-8  Want trees AND view ��� these two lots have both, also hydro-  and water. Over 70' on Greer Road, 176' depth, plus trees,  affords REAL privacy.  Full  price $11,000 each.  Peter Smith,  885-9463.  MADEIRA PARK - FISHERMEN NOTE     . #3-070  Here is your lot for cottage or mobile home, close to boat launcn  and stores, size 57'xl56' and nicely wooded. Hydro and water.  Full price $8,000, cash needed approximately $2,740 and take  over payments ot 9%. Peter Smith, 885-9463 evenings.  WATERFRONT  RETIREMENT- HOME -  EUREKA  -       #3-056  REDROOFFS - 2 bedroom- home on beautiful landscaped lot, approximately half pcre. .Southerly view,  look no further���-this is  It! Full price $35,000. Pat MuYphy 885-9487 evenings.  FRANCIS PENINSULA 2-BR HOME -.COUNTRY ,#2-972  LIVING - Come and see this well-built home, all electrically  heated, with separate garage and workshop, on a large 125' by  142' lot. Just a short walk to Government Wharf. Down payment  $5,000 to full price $32,000, balance ot 7% amortized over  15 years. PAT MURPHY 885-9487.  PRIVACY AND RECREATION /3*^5  Well-planned warmly built'family home. Level grounds, good  garden soil, Almost four acres, with 150 feet steep waterfrontage,  deep moorage. School bus at the door, one mile to Madeira Park.  Area zoning permits keeping of livestock and Mjftn^l Pjce  $56,900, down payment $29,000. C. R. GATHERCOLE BB6-  r   ' '    ' 2785 evenings.  LARGE FAMILY HOME .-. GIBSONS' #3-028  Large .view' home on quiet central street. Two bedrooms on main  floor, two bedrooms on top floor. Full basement with possibility  of revenue suite. See your banker for this one. Full price $39,750.  LEE R. BROWN, 885-2437 evenings.  FIVE ACRES ��� ���        _, "      #15-3-076  Five acres df level wooded land on side road, Roberts Creek area.  Dimensions 518'x420'. Pathways through the trees, easy to look  at. $27,500 full prico, Terms possible. Jack White, 886-2935  evenings.  ACREAGE  -  GIBSONS #3-040  4.25 acres of l��i��L jMOUtlfolly ����?i��!J^1-ftV,*__ V!iL__?&2a:  too. Hydro at road/ Frontage on Htohway 101 and Lower  Creek/Drlye by a^ee t^sian. Reprice $22,500.  and Lower Roberts  Lee > R.  Brown 885:2437 evenings;  WAKEFIELD ROAD   ' ,  ���     ���   L ,     #21-2-996  2,6 acres in choice residential area of West Sechelt. Create your  own dream home on this cstate-slze property, sheltered and bordered by a dellrjhtful stream. Serviced by hydro, phono and city  water on road. Full price $21,000. DON HADDEN 885-9504 eves.  NEW  rf 3-062  SELMA PARK  2-BR HOME        .-:>i ;     ���  Also has oood water view, on black  topped street. Expect to complete  home end of February, 988, sq. ft  plus full bawment which also has full  view. Look-���Uuy nowvqnd have finishing to suit youj TwoJIrcplaces,  electric heat,; f>. $37,20j> and financing la'arranged, Peter Smith, BB5-  2235 evenings,  0,  LARGE VIEW LOT-   . #3-046  CLEARED -WEST SECHELT  This large view'lot 74'x)26', comer  location,  cleared  and   ready  for a  building, with a view overlooking Trail  Islands, with all ��^'��?��?_?ft,aPl";  Also cablevision. F.P,  $10,000, Pat  ���Mwp!Wt,J,?,.5:^    LARGE LOT - .���..'..'���. ... ���"...���;-.ifa-O.^S..  ROBERTS CREEK. ;  Lot size 113x185 with road frontage  on both ends makes subdivision of  this lot very promising..Serviced with  hydro and water, Poasiblo view, Full  price $11,000. Lee R. Drown, 885-  >|37 evenings,       ,  BUILDINGS B, PROPERTY -��� #2-999  GUNBOAT DAY - PLUS 5 ACRES  150 foot of the best protected water-  . front with 250* on Hwy, 101. North-  orly exposure., Plus owner's 3 bod-  room home, approx, 1200 w. ft. plus  self-contained cabins, two 1DR and  one 2 DR. All electrically heated, furnished and ready for rental, Plus 4  boats and 3, outboard motors, plus  float and ramp, ot low tide thero are  Mill eight foot af water at dock, Prle��:  cd In tho mld-olghtlcs, Pat Murphy*  885-9487 evenings.  GOOD VALUE - RETIRING OR  STARTING OUT I  ��� Ju*t ��� compl��t��Ki, 2 ��BR, large living  room ana dining area, with wall-to-  wall carpet, Cobln-t kitchen, Color*  od plumbing, Electric heat, Sundo<tk.  Qualifies for $5,000 government 2nd  mortgage, F,P, $28,750, Bob Kent,  885:946)  evenings,  \  7  SECHELT AGENCIES DATE PAD  This free reminder of coming events Is a service of SECHELT AGENCIES  LTD. Phone Peninsula Times direct for free listings, specifying "Data  Pad", Please note that space Is limited and some advance dates may  have to wait their turn; also that this,Is a "reminder" listing only and  ' .cannot'always carry full details,  OT_E0_HB_IHHBBH000B____!3Btm_OT  EVERY MONDAV���1:45 p.m.; Community Hall Roberts Creek,  Elphinstone Now Horlxons carpet bowllna, cards 5, films,  EVERY TUESDAY, 7:30 p.m., Sech,elt Legion Hall; Sechelt TOPS Club,  new members welcome,: ',' ' .  .- EVERY'WEDNESDAY���8:00p.m., Bingo, now Legion Building., Sechelt,,,,,,;  EVERY WEDNESDAY---2 p.m, Senior Swinger, pld Legion HalL' Secholt  EVERY THURS,���-8:00 p.m., Bingo, Pender Harbour Community Hall,  THURS; afternoons "TOPS" moating at Public Health Centre, 1:30-3:00  Jan, 21 to 31���Operation Soro, Car Crusher  Jan, 30���7:30 p.m. Madeira Park School, World Cup Soccer Movlo,  Admission Free, ', '  EVERY FRIDAY ���Gibson's United; Church Women's Thrift Shop, 1-3,  ; p.m, In United Church basement,  ������^���.^ Wirepin  ' i\ ���*vv  Page A-6  The Peninsula Times    , Wednesday, January 23,1974  LEGAL NOTICES  Province of British Columbia  Department of Lands, Forests  " and Water' Resources  ^ Forest  Service  Reforestation   Division  NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS  11'~  '>'      Tree Planting Project  i       No. 92K7-7  Johnson Bay  The British Columbia Forest Service intends to let a  planting contract in the Spring  of 1974 for the planting of  136,000 trees on 295 acres,  more or less, situated on T.L.'s  4991, 4992, 5612, West.side, of  the entrance to Toba Inlet.  ''(1) Eligibility to Bid  Bids will be considered only  from persons'qualified as follows: ".' '-  (a) Planting Experience  (j)   .persons   who   have>  ' '    previously  held  a Forest Service contract for  ' planting trees and have  completed the contract;  or  (ii) persons who can  show proof that they  have completed a tree  planting contract with a  private company; or  (i'ii) persons who can  show proof of completion of a tree planting  j contractor's course; or  (iv) persons who have  been employed as tree  planters and can produce references as to  their satisfactory performance. ,  (b) Citizenship  (i) persons who are  Canadian citizens; or  (ii) persons who, are  Landed Immigrants; ^ or  (iii) persons who hold  an Employment visa, issued by - Canada Manpower or Canadian Immigration.  (c) Viewing Planting Site  Prior to Bidding.  As   indicated   below   this  LEGAL'NOTICES (cont.)  Order or "Certified Cheque  payable to the Minister of Finance. In the event the success-*  ful bidder fails- to remit the'  security deposit and fails to  execute the contract within  .the time limit specified in the  award letter, the Chief Forester may cancel the contract,  and the fifty ($50.00) dollar  bid deposit, may be forfeited  to the Crown.  " (5)���Plantirrg-Stock-and.-  Equipment s .  Planting stock required for.  the contract will be supplied  free of charge by the Forest  Service f.o.b. at .a place designated by the .Forest Service.  The contractor shall provide  and maintain all equipment,  and personnel necessary- to  complete the contract in the  time specified, .except .as spec-  ' ified below.  LEGAL NOTICES (con*.) LEGAL-NOTICES (cont.) LEGAL NOTICES (cont.)        LEGAL NOTICES (eont.) LEGAL NOTICES (eon*.)        LEGAL NOTICES (cont.)  in the form of a certified cheque, or money order in the  ���sum of, fifty ($50.00) dollars,  payable' to the Minister of Finance. The' deposit will be returned to unsuccessful tenderers.       -,' -'  Failure .' of " the successful  tenderer to execute the contract and to submit the required deposit as specified in  (4) (Awarding Contract) be-  -lowrmay. render the .contract  void and the fifty ($50.00) dollars deposit subject to forfeiture to the, Crown.  (4) ' .varding Contract  The lowest, or  any  tender>  will not necessarily be accepted,   and   the   Forest   Service  reserves the right to limit the  , sued by Canada Manpower, or Canadian Immigration.,   '  (c) Viewing planting Site  Prior to Bidding.  . - As   indicated '. below   this  may not be. required for  bidder's  eligibility  '  Prior Viewing:  Mandatory J~]      Optional RE]  (2) Viewing Planting Site  In ' order that prospective  bidders ��� may have an opportunity to view the planting  .site and acquaint themselves  with conditions on the ground,  the Forest-Ranger at n/a will  v conduct interested parties to  the area on   leaving the Ranger Station at ._..  Province of British Columbia  Department of Lands, Forests  and-.. Water Resources  Forest Service  Reforestation   Division ���  NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS  Tree Planting Project.  No.   92G11-21  number ^of contracts held by      ,    Transportation, "if  (6) Period of Contract  The   contractor   shall   have  31 days to complete the planting contract, after ,date of  commencement.  (7) Payments   -  Payments    for'    completed  work will be made-as outlined  on Schedule "A" (clause 6).  Note that there is a ten (10)  per cent holdback provisior  on all payments.  -Particulars may be obtained  after February, 1,- 1974 from  the following:  Forest Ranger, Lund '  or  District Forester, 355 Burrard  Street, Vancouver, B.C.  or  Forester i/te Reforestation  Division, B.C. Forest Service,  Parliament Buildings, Victoria,  British   Columbia. ,  8790-pub. Jan. 23, 30, '74  Province of British Columbia  Department of Lands, Forests  and Water Resources  Forest Service -  Reforestation   Division  any party at any one time.  Prospective bidders are' advised that this contract will  be awarded only on proof that  the successful bidder has arranged with the , Workmen's  Compensation Board- for the  necessary coverage of alL employees and/or partners who  will be working. on the con-  tract. Current Workmen's  Compensation - Board assessment rate is .8 per cent of the  monthly payroll and there is  a minimum coverage period of  three months. .   ;i  The successful bidder,'upon  notification of the contract a-  ward by the Chief Forester,  will be' required to submit a  ' security deposit to the Chief  Forester within five (5) days  of notification, and, at the  same time execute a contract  provided by the Forest Service, will be at the prospective bidder's risk.'  -' Where a conducted trip is  noj; ��� indicated above 'or, prospective bidders are not able  to be present for' the conducted trip, the Forest Ranger at  Sechelt will- supply directions  to enable, prospective bidders  to visit the area.  ~ Where viewing the planting ,  site*-is optional to establish,  bidding eligibility 1(c) above,.:  - prospective bidders are nevertheless, strongly advised to.ex- '  amine the contract area before ���  submitting a bid.  (3) 'Tendering  Sealed .tenders for this contract will be received by the  Chief Forester up to  4 p.m.  r��- ��,_ rxia���t4���� jt, ��,_ *���.��,     February 20, 1974, except that  fnhirf^v thl cw2%wm    the Chief Forester, may extend  submitted by the Chief Fores-     ��,,,���,, t{ma ;_ ,,.��� *iBrJitinvt  ter."The security deposit, will  SdL?S0%ngibU?tyred f��r   N0TICE TO CONTRACTORS  Prior Viewing:  Mandatory r~J -     Optional HH  (2) Viewing Planting "Site  In order that prospective  bidders may have an opportunity to view the planting  site and acquaint themselves  with conditions on the ground,  Tree Planting Project  No..92J4-2    .  Skawawka River  The British Columbia Forest Service intends to let a  planting contract in the Spring  of 1974 for the planting of  152,000   trees   on   254   acres,  the Forest Ranger at n/a will   more or less, situated on T.L.'s  conduct;  interested  parties   to    1900 . and   10216,    Hunaechin  the area on   leav-   Creek; and T.L. 14170, Skwa-  ing the Ranger Station at ' wka River, Head of Jervis In-      Transportation,  if   let.  provided by the Forest" Service, will be at the prospective bidder's risk.  Where a conducted trip is,  not indicated above or prospective bidders are not able  to be present for the conducted trip, the Forest Ranger at -  Lund will supply ��� directions to  enable prospective bidders to  visit the area.  Where viewing the planting  site is optional to' establish  bidding eligibility 1(c) above,  prospective bidders are nevertheless strongly advised to examine the contract area before  submitting a bid.  (3)  Tendering  Sealed tenders for this contract will be received by the  Chief Forester up to 4 p.m.  February 20, 1974, except that  tho Chief Forester may extend  such time^n his discretion.  Tenders must be submitted  in the envelope marked "Tender for Tree Planting".  Tenders will not be considered unless. made out. on tho  tender form supplied, properly  signed and witnessed, and ac  ; companied, by a bid deposit  In the form of a certified cheque or;' money order in the  sum of fifty ($50,00) dollars,  payable to the Minister of Fin-'  nnco, The deposit will be re-  ��� turned to unsuccessful tender-  , Failure of the successful  ,, tenderer to execute tho contract and to submit tho rc-  qulrpd deposit ns specified In  (4) .(Awarding Contract) below, may render the contract  void and tho fifty, ($50.00) dollars deposit subject to forfeiture to .the Crown,  '   (4) Awarding Contract  Tho  lowest or any  tondor  ������bwULpot...npcQHRar}ly3Q,..Qccopr,  (1) Eligibility to Bid  be in the total amount of five  (5) per cent. of the total bid  price. The bid deposit ($50.00)  will be considered part of the  security .deposit, and the balance up to the five per cent of  Jotal bid. price must be remitted as noted above by' Money  Order orT, Certified Cheque  payable to' the Minister of Finance. In the event the successful bidder^ fails to remit the  security' deposit and fails to  execute ' the contract within  the time limit specified in the  award letter,, the Chief Forester may cancel the contract,  and the | fifty ($50.00) dollar  bid deposit may be, forfeited  to the Crown.  (5) planting Stock and  Equipment  Planting stock required for  the contract' will be supplied  free of charge by the Forest  Service f.o.b. at a'place designated-by the Forest Service.  The contractor ��� shall provide  and maintain all equipment,  and  personnel   necessary   to  such time in his discretion.  Tenders, must be submitted  in the envelope marked "Tender for Tree Planting".  Tenders will not be considered unless made, out on the  tender form supplied, properly  sighed and witnessed, and accompanied by   a  bid   deposit  ' in the form of a certified cheque or money order - in the  sum of fifty ($50.00) dollars,  payable to the Minister of Fin-  ��� ance. The deposit will be returned to unsuccessful tenderers. '  Failure of the successful  tenderer to execute the contract and to submit the required deposit as specified in  " (4) (Awarding Contract) below, may render the contract  void and the fifty- ($50.00) dollars deposit .subject to forfeiture to the Crown.  (4) Awarding Contract  The  lowest  or  any  tender  will not necessarily be accepted,   and   the   Forest   Service  reserves the right to limit the  Sechelt Creek  The British: Columbia Forest Service intends ,to let a  planting contract in the Spring  ' of ' 1974 ��� _or ,the planting ��� of  .57,000 trees on' 113 acres, more  or less; situated on T.L.- 978,  Sechelt Creek, between Howe  Sound and Sechelt Inlet.  (1) Eligibility to Bid  Bids will be considered only .  from persons qualified as follows:  (a) Planting' Experience  x (i) persons who have  previously held a Forest Service contract for'  planting trees and have  completed the contract;  or  (ii) persons who can  show proof/-that they  have completed a tree  planting contract .with a  . private company; or  - <��� Ci'ii) persons who can  show proof of ' completion' of a tree planting  contractor's course; or'  (iv) persons ,who have  been employed as tree  planters, and .can produce references as to  their satisfactory performance.  (b) Citizenship  (i) persons who are  Canadian citizens; or  (ii) persons who are  Landed Immigrants;, or  (iii) persons who hold  an Employment visa, issued by Canada Manpower or Canadian Immigration.  (c) Viewing Planting Site  -t   Prior to Bidding.  As   indicated   below -this  may not be required for  bidder's   eligibility  Prior Viewing:  Mandatory r~]      Optional fin  <2) Viewing Planting Site  In order that prospective  bidders may have an opportunity to view the planting  .site and acquaint themselves  with conditions on the ground,  the Forest Ranger at n/a will  conduct interested parties to  the area on  '. ���  leaving the Ranger Station at   .'. . Transportation, if  provided by. the  Forest Ser-  - Order - - or Certified Cheque  payable to the Minister-of Finance. In the event the successful .bidder fails to remit the  security - deposit and  fails  to  - execute the contract within  the time limit specified in the  award' letter, the Chief For-  , ester may cancel the contract,  and the fifty ($50.00) dollar  bid deposit may be forfeited  to,the Crown.  ���* (5) Planting Stock and-  Equipment  '  Planting stock required for  the contract will be supplied  free of charge by the Forest  ' Service f.o.b. at a place designated by the Forest Service.  ,-The.- contractor shall provide  and maintain all equipment,  and >' personnel   necessary   to  an Employment visa, issued ' by. Canada Manpower or. Canadian Immigration.  (c) Viewing Planting Site  Prior to Bidding. ',  As   indicated   below   this  may-not be required "for  bidder's  eligibility  Prior Viewing:  ance up to the five per cent of  total bid price must be remitted as noted above by Money  Order or Certified Cheque  payable to the Minister of Finance. In the event the successful bidder fails to remit the  security deposit and fails to  execute the contract within  the time limit specified in the  award - letter,  the Chief  For-  Mandatory I   I'   ,, Optional fxl    ester may cancel the contract,  L-J " L-l    and   the  fifty   ($50.00)   dollar  (2) Viewing Planting Site  In order that prospective  bidders may have an opportunity to view the planting  site and acquaint themselves  with conditions on the ground,  the Forest Ranger at n/a will  conduct interested, parties to  the area on  _.-_. leav  bid  deposit may be forfeited  to the Crown.  (5) Planting Stock and  Equipment  Planting stock required' for  the contract will be supplied  free of charge by the Forest  Service f.o.b. at a place des-  complete' the contract in the     ;,    Transportation   if  time .specified, except as spec-   ��� provided by the Forest - Ser-  ified below.  ing the Ranger Station~at     j|nated h7 the Fo,rest Servi.ce-  ��� The   contractor   shall   provide  and .maintain   all  equipment,  Bids will be considered only ,- J��!^^ ^L��^ ^?umber ��* ^racts held by    ^^J? ��** �����*'��  from persons qualified as foil  ows:  (a) Planting Experience  (i) persons who have  previously held a Forest Service contract for  planting trees and have  completed the contract;  or  (ii)   persons ' who   can ,  show* proof   that, they  have  completed  a  tree  planting contract with a  private company; or  (i'ii)   persons   who  can  show proof, of completion of a tree  planting  contractor's course; or  (iv)  persons  who have  been employed  as tree  planters   and   can ��� produce   references  as   to  their   satisfactory   performance,  ,  (b)  Citizenship  (1)    persons    who    are  ,i     Canadian citizens;, or  ,    ji     (li)   persons   who   are  '",'��     Landed  Immigrants; or  (Hi)  persons  who  hold  an Employment visa, is-  sued  by  Canada Manpower or Canadian Immigration,   , v  (e) Viewing Planting Slto  Prior to Bidding.  As   Indicated   below   this  may not be required for  bidder's  eligibility .  Prior Viewing:   *  Mandatory Q      Optional jjcj  (2) Viewing Planting Slto  In order that prospective  bidders may have an opportunity to view tho planting  .slto- and ncqunlnt thomaolvcs  with conditions on the ground,  tho Forest Ranger at n/a will  ^.^^V;*b^;^'werCA''T&y party at any one time:   ,  Prospective bidders are ad-   :        vised  that  this  contract  will  be awarded only on proof that  the successful bidder has arranged with the Workmen's  Compensation Board for the  necessary coverage of all employees and/or partners who  will be working on the contra c t. Current Workmen's  Compensation Board assessment rate is 8 per cent of the  monthly payroll and there is  a minimum coverage period of  three months.  (6) Period' of Contract  The   contractor   shall   have  25 days to complete the planting contract, after date of  commencement.  (7) Payments  Payments    for    completed  work will be made as outlined  on Schedule "A" (clause' 6).  Note that there is a ten (10)  per1 cent ','lholdback provision  on all payments.  Particulars may be obtained  after February 1, 1974 from  the following:  Forest Ranger, Madeira Park  , or ,  District Forester, 355 Burrard  Streot, Vancouver, B,C,  or  Forester' IA? Reforestatlbn  Division,- B.C. Forest Service^  Parliament Buildings, Victor-  la, British.  Columbia.,  8791-pub. Jan, 23; 30, ,W  Province of British Columbia  Department of >' Lands, Forests  nnd Water Resources  Forest Service  ';'" Reforestation   Division  NOTICE TO, CONTRACTORS  Tree Planting Project  No. 92Q12-22  '        ThornhiU Creek  Tho British Columbia For-'"  est; Service intends to  lot' a  planting contract in tho Spring'  of 1074 for  tho  planting  of  8O;O0O trees on 153 acres, more  or   loss,   situated   on   T,L.'fl  '&,"��nr  rofldrvM .tho right to |lmlt tho  tho area on <  leaving tho Ranger Station at  number of contracts hold by   ��"K ",u ""'^nXorUtton "if  any party at any one tlmo.     ^vlderf by ilia ^Forest So"  any party at any one  ' Prospective bidders aro advised that thin contract will  ho awarded only on proof that  t|��Q successful bidder haa arranged with tho Workmen'?  Compensation Board for tho  necessary covorafifl of all employ cob' and/or partners who  will l>0 working on tho contract, Current Workmcn'n  Compensation Board nflflosa-  mont rnto In 8 por cent of tho  monthly payroll' ami there In  n minimum covcrngo period of  throo months.  Tho Hitcccwful bidder, upon  vlco, will bo at the prospective bidder's risk,  Where a conducted trip ia  not Indicated above or prospective bidders aro not able  to be present for the conducted trip, tho Forest Ranger nt  Madeira Park will supply dlr-  ,'octlonn to enable prospective  bidders to visit the area,  Whoro viewing tho planting  ulto Is optional to establish  bidding eligibility 1(c) above,  prospective bidders aro never-  tholoHB ntrongly ndvlflod to ox-  ...notUlcHtlonof thocontraot a-- "feJ  ward  by  tho Chief Forentor,   m">mllun�� '> im-  will bo required to submit a       (3) Tendering  security deposit to tho C\\\ct      Sealed tenders for thh con-  Fowntor within Clv'o (5) doyn ,^wict will ,bo received by tho  of   notification,   and   at   tho   chief Forcntcr up, to 4 p.m.  1Fcbruary��20,��1974,Vx<!��pt thM  the Chief Forester may extend  nuch tlmo in hln1 diocrotion.  Toiulorn must bo pubmltted  In Iho envelope marked "Tender for Trco Planting",  Tenders will not bo, conoid-  ored unions mndo out on tho  tondor form nuppllod. properly  nlflnoc\ and wltnosncd. and nc-  compunled by   n  bin   deposit  approx,  13' miles North Easi  of Sochclt.  (1) Eligibility to Bid'  B|(la will bo considered only  from porHonn qunllflod aa follows!  (n) Planting Experience  (I) pernons who havo  previously hold n Forest Service contract for  planting trees nnd havo  . completed  tho contract;  or        .     .  (II) , porsono who can  show proof that thoy  have completed �� tree  planting contract with a  private company; or  The successful bidder, upon  notification of the contract a-  ward  by  the  Chief Forester,  will be required to submit a  security deposit to the Chief  Forester within five ' (5) days  of   notification,   and   at   the  same time execute a contract  for tho planting in the form  submitted by the Chief Forester. The security deposit will  be in,the total amount of five  (5) per cpnt of the total bid  price. The bid deposit ($50.00)  will be considered part of the  security deposit, and the balance up to the five per cent of  total bid price must be remltt-  0d ��8 noted above by Money  Order   or   Certified   Cheque  payable to the Minister of Finance. In the event the successful bidder falls to remit tho  security deposit, and fails  to  execute, the   contract  within  tho tlmo limit'specified in tho  award letter, tho, Chief Forester may cancel tho contract,  nnd  the  fifty  ($50.00)  dollar  bid deposit may bo forfeited  to tho Crown.  <B) Planting Stock and  Equipment  ��� Planting stock required for  tho contract will bo supplied  "'frb6'^of'",ohafgc^by"tho",'F6ro���r  Service f.o.b. nt a placoi'dos-  lgnatcd by the Forest Service,  Tho contractor shall provldo  and maintain all equipment,  ond personnel necessary to  complete the contract In ,tho  tlmo specified, except as specified below.  (0) Period of Contract  Tho   contractor   shall   havo  18 days to complete Iho planting   contract,   nftor   date   of  commencement.,.  (7) Payments  Payments for completed  work will bo mode as outlined  /Hit ~��rD�������� ,,4,��� ��������� on Sohcdulo "A" (clause fl)���  ���S^^PxtVSLSl*-   No���� th��t there Jr. a ten (10)  BllOW   moor   Of   COmplO-      nci,    cont     holrlhnnlt     nrnvlnlnn  Hon of a tree planting  wurno lime .execute, a contract.  for tho planting In tho form  submitted by tho Chief Forcntcr. Tho security deposit will  ho In tho total amount of five  (n) pen cont of tho total bid  prico, Tho bid deposit ($(10.00)  will bo considered,part of tho  Aoourlty deposit, and tho bnl-  ���anco up lo tho flvo por cont of  total |nd prlco must bo romllt-  cd, at. noted above hj'Money  contractor's combo; or  (Iv) personn who havo  been employed as tree  planters and_,can.:,produce rcfefrcncOA on to  their ��� jwtlafnctory performance.  per  cont   holdback   provision  an all payment-.  (t>)  Citizenship  (I)    persons    who  C      "  nro  nnadlon citizens; or  (II) persons who aro  Landed Immigrants; or  (|ll> pornonn who' hold  an Employment vlna, In.  Partlcularn may bo obtained  after February 1, 1074 from  tho following:  Forest Hanger,  Secholt,  B.C.  or  District Forester, 3(15 Burrard  Streot, Vnncouvor, B,C.  or  Forester IA> Reforestation  Division, B.C. Forest Service,  Parliament Bulldlngfl, Victoria,] British  Columbia.  Q703-p_b. Jan. 23, 30, *?4  tive' bidder's risk.  , Where a conducted trip is  not indicated above or pros--  pective bidders' are not able  to be present for the conducted trip, the Forest Ranger at  Sechelt will supply directions  to enable prospective bidders  to visit the area.  Where viewing, the planting  site is optional to establish  bidding' eligibility 1(c) above,  prospective bidders are nevertheless strongly advised to examine the contract area before  submitting a bid.  (3)  Tendering  Sealed tenders for this contract will be received by the  Chief Forester up to 4 p.m.'  February 20, 1974, except that  the Chief Forester may extend  such time in his discretion.  Tenders must be submitted  in the envelope marked "Tender for Tree Planting".  Tenders will not be consid- ���  Ored unless made out on the  tender form supplied, properly  i, signed and witnessed, and accompanied by �� bid deposit  in the form of a certified cheque or money order* in the,  sum of fifty ($50.00)! dollars;  payable to the Minister Of Finance. The deposit will bo returned to unsuccessful tender-  '.era; "        ������,������'���       ���  ' /  ���  ,  Failure of the successful  tenderer to execute the contract , and to submit tho required deposit as spoplfied In  (4)' (Awarding Contract) below, may render tho contract  void and tho fifty, ($50.00) dollars deposit subject to forfeiture to tho Crown,  ',..���'  (4) Awarding Contract  Tho lowest or, any  tender  ,,kWilLnot,nccossnrlly*bo��nccop-��  tod,   ond  tho  Forest  Service  reserves the right to limit the >  number of contracts hold by  any party at any ono tlmo.  Prospective bidders are ad-,  vlncd that this contract will  bo awarded only on proof that  the successful bidder has arranged with the Workmen's  Compensation , Board for the  nocoflsory coverage of all employees and/or partners who  will bo working on tho con-  t k a o t, Current Workmen's  .Compensation ! Board assessment rato la 8 por cent of tho  monthly payroll ond there is  a minimum coverage period of  throo months,  Tho successful bidder, upon  notification of-the- contract ft���  ward by tho Chief Forostor,  will bo roqulrril to submit a  security dcposlt\ to tho Chief  Forester within Tflvo (0) dayn  of notification, nnd at tho  samo .tlmo, oxecu to - -o,.. contract  foi4 tho planting In tho form  Riibmluefl by tho Chief" Forester, Tho security deposit will  bo In Iho total amount of flvo  (5) por cont of tho total bid  prlco, Tho bid deposit ($50,0Q)  /.will ho connldorod port of tho  security deposit, and tho bal-  nnco up to tho flvo por cent of  total bid prlco must bo rornttt-  eil aa noted above by Money  -���"(6) Period of Contract"  ���The   contractor   shall   have  12 days to complete the planting   contract,,  after   date   of  commencement.  (7)* Payments  Payments for completed  work will be made, as outlined  on Schedule "A" , (clause 6).  Note that there is a ten (10)  per cent holdback provision -  on all payments.  Particulars may be obtained  after February 1, 1974 from  the following:  Forest (Ranger, Sechelt,  B.C.  or  District Forester, 355 Burrard  Street, Vancouver, B.C.  or ��� , . * ,  Forester i/lc Reforestation  Division, B.C. Forest Service,  Parliament, Buildings, Victoria, British  Columbia. .  8792-pub. Jan. 23,-30, '74  Province of British Columbia  Department of Lands, Forests  and Water Resources  Forest Service  Reforestation  Division  NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS  Tree Planting Project  No.   92G13-9  Earle Creek  The British' Columbia Forest Service intends -to let a  planting contract in the Spring  of 1974 for the planting of  371,000 trees on 729 acres, more  or less, situated on T.L.'s  11933, 11934, headwaters of  Earle Creek, 5 miles .East of  , Skookumchuck Narrows, Sechelt Inlet.  (1) Eligibility to Bid  Bids will be considered only  from persons qualified as follows: '��� '      '-!*'' L    -  - (a) Planting Experience  (i) persons who have  previously held a Forest Service contract for  planting trees and have  completed the contract;  or  (ii) , persons who can  show proof that they  have completed a tree  planting contract with a  private company; or  (i'ii) persons, who can  show' proof of completion of a tree planting  contractor's course; or  (iv) persons who have  been employed as tree  planters and can produce references as to  their satisfactory performance.  (b)   Citizenship  (i)    persons    who    ore  Canadian citizens; or  (ii)   persons   who   are  Landed  Immigrants;  or  ;,   (111)  persons, who  hold  vice, will be at the prospective bidder's risk.  Where a .conducted trip is  not indicated above or prospective bidders are not' able  to be present for the conducted trip, the Forest Ranger at  Sechelt will- supply directions  to enable- prospective bidders  to visit the area..  Where viewing the planting  site is' optional to establish  bidding eligibility 1(c) above,  prospective' bidders are nevertheless strongly advised to examine the contract area before  submitting a bid.  (3) Tendering  Sealed tenders for this contract will be received by the  Chief Forester up to 4 p.m.  February 20, 1974, except that  the Chief Forester may extend  such time in his discretion.  Tenders must be submitted  in the envelope .marked "Tender for Tree Planting".  1 Tenders will not be consid*"  ered unless made out on the  tender form supplied, properly  signed and, witnessed, and accompanied by a bid deposit ���  in the form' of a certified cheque''or money order in the  sum "of fifty ($50.00) dollars,-  payable to the Minister of Finance. The deposit will be returned to unsuccessful tenderers.  __ Failure.Aof the successful  tenderer^ execute the contract and to submit the required deposit as specified in  (4) (Awarding , Contract) below, may render the contract  void and the fifty ($50.00) dollars deposit subject to forf- '  eiture to the Crown.  (4) Awarding Contract  The lowest or any tender  will not necessarily be accepted, and the Forest Service  reserves the right to limit the  number of contracts held by  any party at' any  one time.  \ Prospective" bidders are ad-'  vised1 that this contract will  be awarded only on proof that  the successful bidder has ar- '  ranged with the Workmen's  Compensation Board for the  necessary coverage of all employees  and/or partners  who  ' will be working on the con-  tract, Current ��� Workmen's  Compensation Board assessment rate is 8 per cent of the  monthly payroll and t there is  a minimum coverage period of  three months.  The successful bidder, upon  'notification of the contract a-  ward by the Chief Forester,  will be ^quired to submit a  security deposit to the Chief  Forester within five (5) days  of notification, and at the  same time execute a contract  ' for, the planting in the form  submitted by the Chief Forester. The security deposit will  be in, the total amount of five  '   (5) per cent of the total bid  price. The bid deposit (,$50.00),  will be considered part of the  Becurlty/'deppsit^ and the bal-  and personnel necessary ~to  complete the contract in the  time .specified, except as specified below.  "(6) Period of Contract  The   contractor   shall   have  50 days to complete the planting   contract,   after   date   of  commencement.    ,'  (7) Payments  Payments -. for-,, completed  work will be made as outlined  on* Schedule "A" (clause 6).  Note -that there is' a ten (10)  per cent holdback] provision  on all payments..  Particulars may be obtained  after 'February 1, 1974 from  the following:  Forest Ranger,  P.O.  Box  69,  Sechelt, B.C.  or  District Forester, 355 Burrard  Street, Vancouver, B.C.  or  Forester i/k: Reforestation  Division, B.C. Forest Service,  Parliament Buildings, Victoria,  British   Columbia.  8794-pub. Jan. 23, 30, '74  Mo Cents  Bn Waiting  Let  Classified  Maney i  ^Jlte^Ji  V J  lined,  Phone  885-9654  ���.*..- ���"��-���,  WOUD BE AMAZED AT WHAT $3  A MONTH CAN DO FOR YOU!  CUSTOMER TODAY!  Thinkpf it>>  Unlimited cheque writing on your own fully ���  personalized cheques; overdraft; protection ������'......'.,.'.,,...  up to $3ti0; reduced Tormplan personal loan  rates; all the travellers cheques and money  ���_wordQra,yQu'.want;<a,_af_ty.dQposU^  the valuables you cannot afford to lose and  no more problems cashing your personal ,  cheques In more than 1,300 Royal BnnK  branches throughout Canada's ton provinces.  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Seated from Mrs. Dana Kearney, UN, head nurse,  - right: Mrs. Madeline Grose, Gift Shop first floor; M__vMuriel Eggins, hair-  chairman; Mrs. Peggy Connor, vol- ^ dressers, chairman; Mrs. Ada Dawe,  unteer director; Mrs. Eve Moscrip, librarian; Mrs. Mary Redman, ex-  assistant  volunteer  director;   Mrs. tended care volunteers; Mrs. Irene  Donlon,.RN director of nursing; Miss  Lillian Peters, activity.1 aide; Mrs.  Rpsa Swan, baby photos; Mrs. Ina  Grafe, pediatric volunteers, and Ron-  na Mae Poeknant, RN, head nurse,  second floor.  The Peninsula Times  Page A-7  Wednesday/ January 23, 1974  EDITOR'S note: The\iuthor of the follow-  ing poem lost her dog, Pepi, in an accident on Porpoise Bay Road recently. "The  epilogue, (our grief at losing our dog)  and the prologue, (the callous indifference  to the posted speed limit of 30 mph on  Porpoise Bay Road) are one and the  same, We are not the first to have our  dog killed in such a manner. It could just  as easily, have be,en a child that parents  would mourn," she said.  REQUIEM FOR A DOG  Pepi - little ball of vibrant fluff.  Face of black, coat of gold,  Nose pugged, eyes bright with saucy  impertinence. i  Cheeky, taunting, playful  In the awareness of yourself,  Guessed at, but unknown to me.  Now, in you're sleeping  My beloved companion of the years,"  I am grateful and thankful for ybur gifts.  At cne with love  We did not ponder the immeasurable gift.  You are my admirable, honorable and ~  . .i   tailllilllllllllllllllllllllllillUIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIillllk  I MISS BEE'S I  I  CARD & GIFT SHOP   1  | Wharf Rood . Sechelt - 885-9066 ��  | P.O. BOX 213 |  i_ ��  5 Hollmork-CouH* cards and wrappings. 5  5 Fine English china cups and saucers. 3  |   Boutique items, (ocal artists  paintings.    =  ���>lfllllllllllill'lll>lllll��"��"<""allM<n��IlililM<llllie  eternal friend.  Our Creator named you Animal       *-    ~  And me, Human.  Was it His wisdom to have your animality  Enlarge my humanity?  Yea - I think it was so.    /  M.E.B.-^an. 16,1974  ���    i. '      -  ���fiiiMiiiiiiiiiiiMiiiiiiiiiiitiiiiimmsiiitaiiiiiiiiiKiiiiiiiBasi^  k4 '  I Freeser Meats of  | all kinds...  m  a Special on Front Quarters  ! GLYNN TRACY  �� Garden Bay Store - 883-2253  �� "Fine Meats for Fine People"  _���  __l|lfll|l��fC|llffllHlllflllfIlllffl|IIIIII|ll|l|l|llllllll||l|f|lf||_'  Annual report  r  Auxiliary volunteers spent 3,667hours  assisting St. Mary's staff, patients  by Peggy Connors  ANNUAL meeting of the volunteers to  St. Mary's Hospital was held Friday,  Jan. 18 at St. .Hilda's Church Hall. There  were 67 women present with good repre-  sentation from each of the six auxiliaries to St. Mary's.  Volunteer director Mrs. Peggy Connor  chaired the meeting with - the assistant  volunteer " director taking - the minutes.  The first report was an accounting for  the year of the activities which were done  by Jhe volunteers.  Extended care: Two volunteers go  each morning to -assist the activity aide,  Lillian Peters by helping with games or  handicraft and sometimes for this portion, seeing there is someone available  , each day. ���       ..,.->.,  The hairdressers, none professionals,  go each Tuesday and Thursday. Under  the direction of Mrs. Muriel Eggins, star-  1 ting early in the morning, they give the  women patients a lift with a hairdo. Even  when one is well, this is good therapy.  More volunteers are needed in this department, even if they just assist it is a  big help.  Baby, photos: For that first shot at  the new offspring, Mrs. Rosa Swan and  her helpers will go in and take a picture  or as many ��� as requested.  Library-cart: The cart is being customized to better suit the needs of the  hospital. In the meantime, Mrs. Ada  Dawe sees to the distribution of new magazines in the hospital.  Flower care: Violet Woodman reported in place of Mrs. Evelyn Ashton that  there were not many flowers to see to in  the wards at this time. The usual pro-'  cedure is to refresh the bouquets and  water the plants. Mondays and Thursdays are flower days.'  Physiotherapy ��� An bh-caU dep^tment  looked after by Mrs, Faye Lewis which  works in well with her knowing the  physiotherapist.  ,, .;,  Transportation:   Taking   patients   to  , dentists, out for an evening's entertainment such as when they, ore guests of the  Legion, or Christmas, shopping sprees.  Then there are other times volunteers  are .called upon ond happy are they, that  It is so. Thoy decorate trees, give special  attention to an extra lonely patient, shopping trips, etc.   .  A'"new program' in pediatrics under  chairmanship of Mrs. Ina Grafe has,already proven to bo a great help.  Last but far from tho least of nil departments, is the gift shop. Mrs. Made-  lino Grose, chairman for the last two  years, has gone through tho growing  pains of tho J now shop in tho foyer of  tho hospital.  Dally except Sunday, women in red  ~ oporthtfshopar 3 p:mt carrying itema of  interest to- patients and to visitors, as  won as staff. All auxiliaries take part  with each group doing a day a week.  A cart is taken around the wards for  the convenience of the patient. The many  handicraft articles that are great sellers  include beautiful baby sets. One woman  last year made 203 poodles by herself  as well as tea cosys and other items.  Mrs.1 Grose said in her report it is  most gratifying that the shop functions  so smoothly when one considers how  many different persons ate involved. It  was both a privilege and a pleasure to  pioneer this venture and see it established and she expressed her personal  thanks to all who helped her.  Reports  were given by each of the  volunteer    chairmen.   Pender*  Harbour:  Mrs. Alice Haddock said considering the  distance some of. the volunteers have to^  travel,'it1 is"amazing how much each one'  does.  Halfmoon Bay:, Mrs. Frances Cook;  Sechelt: Mrs. Eve Moscrip;' Roberts  Creek: Mrs. Betty Merrick; Gibsons:  Mrs. Elsie Willis and Mrs. Winnifred- El-  rich. Port Mellon report was presented by  Mrs. Margaret Swan in place of Mrs/  Rita Hincks.  Lunch was a back-to-school paper bag  affair with coffee and tea served by Mrs.  Margaret Humm and Mrs. Dorothy Carter.  Guests for lunch period were Mrs.  Irene Donlon,- director of nursing; Mrs.  Dana Kearney, head nurse from the fjtrst  floor; Mrs. Rona-May Pockrant, head  nurse, second floor and Lillian Peters,  activity aide.  There was a question-and-nnswer time  and by words and manner the feeling  that came through from the nurses was  , they were thoroughly pleased with the  assistance and work pf the volunteer  workers.   ;> ���'"''''.,.    ���'; ��� "  Mrs; Dbnloh who claimed "to bo no  speaker then efficiently went on to speak  well on the needs and workings of the  hospital. The proposed education program  for keeping staff up with latest methods  and techniques and orientation of new  ptaff is something to \ give good thought  to see if .auxiliaries can assist, she said.  This will bo discussed at the auxiliary  meetings.  , Thanks wore expressed to tho director  ol nursing and hor staff for giving up  their lunch hour to be with us and tell-  , ing what further manner we can bo of  assistance,  The  recorded  number  of  hours  for  ' 1973 wore 3,007 and 2,10 volunteers. X say  recorded as there aro many more hours  that go into tho different activities to  make them work than orb over counted,  Mrs, Madeline Grose,' glft' shop chairman, and Mrs. Peggy Connor, wore thanked for their work for tho past two years.  *"*" :'Thc^"afternobr'fcridcd^wltiriDi"movie;  Tho Gift of Time filmed in Greenwich,  a fow years fago by the length of tho  skirts but the content was excellent,  showing the different areas an auxiliary  worked in their hospital. The loudest exclaims coming from the floor were on  seeing the thrift shop, a real shop.  Mrs. Bea Rankin was projectionist for  the showing of the film which was a  real nice thing for her to do and much  appreciated,  The New Year's baby born Jan. 4, is  Sharon Dignard who lives in Gibsons.  Sharon will receive the auxiliary silver  spoon, plus a gift from the hospital auxiliary gift shop.  ere is only today oetween you a  Which is why Canada Pension Plan benefits  be increased today and will be kept in line  with the cost increases of tomorrow  What this moans to you as a beneficiary  From January 1st 1974, Canada Pension Plan benefit payments  will be' adjusted to reach. .'..then maintain a level In line with  the actual coat of living. ,     '  If you are rooelvlng monthly benefits that began during the ,'  perlc/d 1967 |o 1973, your benefits have been recalculated so ;  that the amount you receive In 1974 Is related to,the aotual   ,  .,jncrQasoJn,the.cost,ofJlvlnQ.oveUhe.yQar9,youLbQnoflts,have;,w  been paid. When you receive your January "(974 benefit cheque,  you will see that It has booh Increased. Jhe Increase In your  payment will vary,from 0% to 20% and will depend on the year  In which your benefit first became, payable,     ���  ? In future years, If living qosis continue f& rise, yotfean oxpoot  further Increases In your benefits based on ourront coat of  living data,  What this means to you as a contributor  As a contributor to Iho Canada Ponalon Plan, you are building  a basic and portable retirement plan for the future and at tho  oamo tlmo providing current protection for yourself and your  dependents against the possibility of severe disability or early  death.  In order to protoot'tho value of your ovontual bonoflto, the  Canadian Pnrllamonlhaa pasaod legislation which ensures that  ������--���thooontrlbu|lono-you-mDko-today'Will--glve-bonofltQ-that-.~-��~---  maintain tho purohaalng power of today's wages twenty, thirty  or oven fifty years from now, ,,whon you need It!  To aohlovo this, tho Government plans to havo tho earnings  colling ��� tho maximum amount on which contributions aro paid  and oo which benefits ^re calculated ���Increased each year  so UiotJt will roach, and then keep oven with Iho average  earnings of Canadian Industrial workers. Thin colling will bo  raised from $5,600,00 In 1973, to $0,600,00 In 1974 and  $7,400,00 In 1976.  This now darnings celling moans that tho year's bnslo exemption ��� Iho Inlllalamount on which you do not pay contributions  ��� In changed from $600,00 In 1073 to $700.00 for 1974,  These changes also mean that the maximum employee contributions will Inorease from $90.00 a year! In 1973 to $106,20  In 1974. Your contribution Is matched bylyour employer,   .  In the case of self-employed persons, the, maximum annual  contribution Is Increased to $212.40 for 1974 as against $180.00  last year. For earnings of less than $5,700,00, there will be no  Inorease In contributions, '   '   ',���''",'"  The change in the earnings celling means that tho maximum  ���retirementpension will rise from���������$90r71-tor-pQnalon9-Qffoctlvo'~^  In December 1973 to $134,97 pr those1 whose pensions will,  begin In December 1975, As the maximum earnings levels for   ���  the years after 1976 continue lo rise, so will tho maximum  retirement pensions In those years, There will also bo Inoroases  In tho maximum valuasoach year jor,dlsabiilly and survivors',  boneflta,  // you havo nny questions or would ll\\o lurllw Information, pIoqso write.'  Canada Pension Plan,  Department ot National Health nnd Wolf aro,  Placa Vanlor, Tower" A",  Ottawa, Ontario,  K1A0U.  Your contributions' today onsuro your protection  tomorrow,        -..���.- ,..��������...,.,.-,,,.������..���.���,..,.,...���, ���,  Oopnitfixinl o| NMlonnl  H������h nnd Wolfe** '  MWMfcte (Is In ftoiM nrtKmnlo  ��t (K( plert-etr�� iwkim  Mnro Ulondo, Mtnlntof, riteredt to   i/i/osnen  Edited by Joan Proctor - 886-2073  Joan Proctor  "_ j  ^ ��� , , . . .Strait talk  Few of* my .sale finds areiibeing used* ,  ov-ssomeoime    fo_  what  thsy j^^ intended.,i This is,V?,  L ~_?5r?JL����_    PartJy because a lot  of reduced itenM  adweight tonnage    are f      d ���as r��� & ,im    .^^ meanin^,  THIS is the(montVof the clearance sales.,".,-  The time, when you1 find yourself buy? \f    ing, items you. somehow managed to do #  ;                                    -   >                                        ' without all year. But now that' they're,^  '   f\ /                         ��                          '    ' marked down, you feel; an, irresistable (  I*      It                  "''l\x            I I     '"            -" ��                              ' urge to buy.     \;t .'' -    '\r    " "'-'.;;     V  Halfmoon Bay Happenings         . tJEZiFS^Z&tgz*  ���          ��� , : i . keys^ He learned from past experience, j_h;-<  ���by Mary Tinkley something's on'sale, I'll probably buy ipf(,  ' '   ��� .                 ,      .                       '                , That's why we have a house decorated' in, fj  WHILE some of the bay's residents have-   portation is generated from oil., , > eariy random, he'nicer term1 for it being>%  travelled thousands of miles to escape         There  is  normally'a stream  of  oil "the eclectic, look"- *     ''                "  ' ,-, v  the Canadian winter, Halfmoon Bay bask-    tankers plying- between Japan and the  ed in sunshine last week-end which temp-    Persian ports and Japan ovis some of the  ted many people to work in their gar-     world's   largest   tankers,  .:;clud  dens.                 '        ,  -                              Globtik Tokyo with, a deadweighUuuime- are ta��ged "as is" a tiny phrase meaning  'Mrs.   Janet   Allen   reports   her   first . of ,483-664. O the planning board is anoth- some vital partis either brok'en"or,missing;;  crocus appeared on-Jan,/16. Don Ross, who    er tanker of 706,000 tons deadweight, so entire]y This has never bothered me.,We ,  sends an Aloha greeting toall his friends .  the government is rather desperately try- are thfe��� only p30ple 0��� our street> ^th  and neighbors from Honolulu, complains    ing to find a non:Arab oil source  John half>a lavab0f a lamp that works oniyim.l  that though, the weather is .warm,1 it -is    feels that with a cut m oil imports, the reverse;a cnair witn chronic back troub-;'.;  extremely wet and there are red flags    Japanese government will certainly con- le> . decanter ^th a'strange lean to it* i  at the beach indicating' "no swimming",    serve energy for industry by restrictions and a left-haflded. hamburger press.   '"    ^  John EUis and his.friend, Miyoshi Yo-   .on Ptjjate ��*���                               ��� 0n the premise, of going ltd buy some-'  taro left  Vancouver last week  after a    Flli^g^J��S_^^^-_rQ   tat essentials, I managed to talk my husband ',  visit to John's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Alex    Ellis ^ "lgj"��SL3'S ��%%���� into letting" me out for> a" day/ His last ''  Ellis. They .planned a two week's holiday ' he �� a Uttle dishear tened ^always being ,1]f         ,               y   ^  in Hawaii before continuing their journey    f. foreigner which every white :man par- ^      ���                                  ^  to Tokyo where' John is director of a    ^ularly a red headed one like^John so *                       *                      -  ^  Ian*,,*./*  school   snerifllizin*! in   teaehinff      obviously IS in Japan. He WOUld like to shonning  trio                                      *     .   V,  return to Canada if he could find a suit- a shopping trip.      ,    , ,                        ..  able job."    ' I bought a pair of-shoes without'both-,''  Jack Burrows is home from St. Mary's ering to try them onV Returning home I  Hospital feeling much better and very discovered they're-both .for the, left foot.  r  imoressed with the care, and attention he ' They're okay as ,long as- you don't'mind *  language school specializing'in teaching  English to businessmen. He returns wondering what changes' might have resulted  from the energy crisis during his absence.  Japan's whole .economy depends on imported oil and 80 per cent of the electricity used for'industry and public trans-'  ESSAGE TO  CLASSIFIED  USIUS  e   e   e  CONSIDER THIS:  You are about to invest  money for an ad ond we want  you to get results. To accomplish this it is necessary for you  to TELL ALL about the details  of your offer. Be sure you don't  make any of the following ��-  rors that prevent results:  1. Don't Omit  The Addresses  Many out-of-town readers  will write you but wil'. not spend  money for a long distance call.  2. Don't Omit  The Phone Number  Many readers will call you  but do not find it convenient  to come to your home.   ,  3. Don't Conceal Tho  Prteo Desired  Surveys show that a high  percentage of readers will not  answer an ad unless the price  ia given.  4. Don't Leave Homo  .   On Tho Days  You Advertioo  Many good prospects will not  call the second time if your  phono is unanswered.  5. Don't Omit  Important Word*  To Save Money  Readers1 can't guess on Important details.  Remember, a  well  written   Informative  add  will get results faster and cost  ' must less in tho long run,  6. Don't Overlook  Tho 3 for 2' ������   ,  ��< I'{Bargain Roto  You'll get tho biggest parade  of readers at the lowest prlco,  If you sell your merchandise  ahead of tlmo Just call and  , cancel; you pay Just for what  you uso,   '���,'���������  HE TIMES  005-9654       ���  impressed with the care and attention he  received there.  Also home after a stay in hospital is  Milfiofd McAllister, but ,hds daughter;  Mrs. William Swain is now in St. Mary's,  undergoing tests.       -  , '  Thrift Shop  names slate  going-around in circles all. day. I also?  managed a good buy on a bikini set. The. ���/<  only problem   there   being   the size  12"' .  turned out to be age 12. I'll save it' for,,  my second childhood. ,   ���'   r     ;  But the great buy of this shopping  trip was ' an -_tem no home' should be  without. An authentic replica of an old "  Russian samovar. Aside, from a- gaping.-;  hole in it's side, the only missing -part-;  seems to be the Russian, but then maybe''  they don't want to get into any" more 'r,  hot water. (' "'  THE bi-monthly meeting of St. Mary's r  l    Trying to place this new found item >  Hospital Thrift Shop committee was    in a suitable place created a problem. It' :  held Jan. 15 with Mrs. Rosa Swan in the    wouldn't  fit  on the  mantle.  It  looked ��  _chair:      ' wrong on the book shelf alongside rocks, ,'  Election of officers .resulted in* Mrs.    sea  shells  and  old  glass  insulators. If1 "  Bessie Rowberry filling the post of chair-     looked dumb on the heajrth and ridiculous-1-  man, Mrs., Clara Nixon  vice  chairman.\ in the entry hall. ;,,}.  Mrs. Martha Reid and Mrs, Mildred For- For. days I  lugged the thing about;-'*,  bes remain as secretary <and treasurer, re-    trying it for effect in several locations'." ?  spectively. Mrs. Jean Laird is responsible    Then a relative of mine'had a' birthday,  for publicity. - He is a collector. So, I gift-wrapped theV  Donations of clean clothing and house-    thing and presented it to him. At last  hold articles will be appreciated. These    report.he was carrying it here and there j  can be left at the Thrift Shop! which is     trying, to find a suitable resting place for^l"  open every Thursday from 10 km, to 1    the thing. '       ���> '<X  p.m. every Saturday from 10 a.m. until The next time I buy something Rus- r;  3 p.m. sian, it'll be dressing.  Area representatives are Port Mellon,  Mrs. Gladys Booth; Gibsons, "Mrs. Oney     rr    ._. <  De  Camp  and Mrs.  Alameda  Whiting;     tiatna  yoga  ClOSS  HOW  Roberts Creek, Mrs. Clara Nixon and Mrs.     und&r Wtrv   in   Gihvan*  Wilma-Rodgers; Sechelt, Mrs. Rae Fitz-     "t���*  W"'   m   ^'OSOnS  Gerald and Mrs. Ruby Breese; Halfmoon    GIBSONS���a hatha yoga class has started -  under the tutelege of Evans Hermon,.!.  a member of the Hatha Yoga Teachers' s  Association of B.C.  The class will be held on Tuesday from  1:45 to 3:15 p.m. in a private home.      " ,  There is room for a few more people  ,and interested persons should phone 883-  2745 for more information.  Bay, Mrs. Jean Laird; Pender Harbour,  Mrs. Jean Whittaker and Mrs. Jean Pater-  son. v  The next meeting will be held March.  19 "at the Thrift Shop.  Hospital unit  slate installed  ROBERTS GREEK���Thirty one members  of the Roberts Creek auxiliary to St.  Mary's Hospital attended t the annual  meeting Jam 14 to see executive members  installed.  Installing officer was Mrs, Neva Newman, past president. Officers are as follows: Gladys Ironside, president; Madeline Grose, first vice president; Cory Ross,  second vice president; Edith Fraser, secretary and Win Hornett, treasurer.  Mrs. Ironside named the following  committee chairman: Bessie Baba, membership; Wilma Rodgers, catering convenor; Mrs. Louise Dorey, Gift Shop;  Mrs. Clara Nixon and Wilma Rodgers,  and Lil Flumerfelt, alternate, Thrift Shop;  Mildred Forbes, publicity; Gladys, Ironside, historian; Neva Newman and ��� Plo  McSavaney, tea hostesses.;,  Following luncheon ��t the clubhouse  at the golf course, Mrs, Ironside expressed appreciation for the cooperation she  had received during the past year and  she thanked her executive,and all mem-,  bers for contributing many h^urs of volunteer work in connection with the catering events, Christmas bazaar, Thlft Shop,  Gift Shop and extended care. ,  ��� Tho, expression of gratitude was reiterated by Charlotte Raines, representing  tho hospital society.  Next meeting will be in St. Aidan'a  Church Hall, Hall Road, Feb. U ot 1;30  p.m.  O CARPETS    ��� TILES  ��LINOLEUMS  Mi.ilMDj'M.ii un,i'���'jiiiur_j.^aui_  9 a.m. to 6 p,m, Tucs, - Sat.  CLOSED MONDAYS  OPEN FRIDAY NIGHT TILL 9 ln> Roberts Creek  rts, oralis, classes  siai@a i  AL WHITE of the Gibsons lions Club  presents the winners of the first 400  Club Draw with their cheque for  $100. They jointly owned the ticket.  Mainly land investors . .  They are Mrs. N. Catrell and Mrs. D.  Campbell. Regular weekly draws will  take place during 1974 each Friday.  ROBERTS CREEK���The Legion hall will  be the main classroom for persons1 participating in the Sunshine Coast Arts and  Crafts, workshops, said organizers. '  With receipt of an LIP grant,, the  workshops will swing into 'comprehensive winter sessions ' with a' variety of  competent instructors lined up.        - '     ���*  Roberts Creek was selected as the focal point because of driving distances .in?  volved for persons from Sechelt and Gibsons. ' . ,1  .Besides the Legion hall, a shop area  is being set up at Callisons "building  across from the post office. ���           '   :   ,<  General orientation begins the week  of Jan. 21 and over 100 persons have .already signed up for classes.  Scheduled classes are as. follows: ^  ;���  Candlemaking: begins Jan. 28, 9 to. 11'  a.m. in Callisons. ' ,  Wopdcarving: Orientation Jan. .21,  classes begin Jan. 28, 1 p.m.'at Legion;  instructor is Ernie Burnett.  Music theory: Jan. 28, 7 p.m.    s   */  "  Stained glass: Date and place to; be  determined.  1  Weaving' Classes filled, another to, be  introduced.  "Painting1  and    drawing:    Underway,  Tuesdays, Thursdays, Legion.  - Crochet: Jan. 29, 3-5 p.m. Legion"-./  Hand tool carpentry: Jan. 22,-9-l>i  and noon to 2 p.m. Callisons.        ,'   '' ' ^  Yoga: Underway, Wednesdays, 9:30 tot  2:30, Some.vacancies. ��� '1 |"  Creative sewing: Jan. 23, 2:30-5:30 p.ni:,  Legion. , , ' ','���':  i Embroidery, fancy stitching, Jan. 23, :  2:30 - 5:30, Legion. '        './'"'  Leather clothing, beadwork, decora- ''  tion: Jan. 28, noon to 2 p.m. United ,  Church.  Jeremy Young, director of the Drift- ������  wood    Players'    successful    production,  , Dick Whittington, will give a course on.-  drama and theatre' production. -  ,  Other courses planned include batik  and' tanning procedure.  Full details on the courses available  and planned can be" determined by phoning   Belinda   MacLeod,    886-7592;    Ken  Dalgleish, 886-2843 or Mrs. D. Gust, 886-  . 9861. '     ���' 'l    ,  ��� Short courses in macrame, basketry,  embroidery, knitting, crocheting, tie dye,  weaving, ��� candlemaking, oil painting,  writing and drawing are being taught to  elementary school children. '  A pottery course is planned in Roberts,  Creek ^and Sechelt. General arts classes  on Saturday mornings will be held for  5-7 year olds in Gibsons, Sechelt and Roberts Creek and .there are still vacancies  for these classes. Phone Mrs. MacLeod  for information.  ��� m ��� m ��� ��� e  Vdl-PSibiG C��ygS��__   ��� a ej ��� ��� ��� mm a  CLIP THIS COUPON AND SAVE ...  $1 off Shampoo ond Set or $4 off on your next Hoircoloring or  Permanent Wave.  CONTINENTAL COIFFURES & BOUTIQUE  Trail Boy Mall - Sechelt - Call 885-2339  (Valid Monday to Thursday in January, 1974)  __Si'E3-_IQ-'-S-a1-_t3Q--__S_OQ-!_S  0  There are many new items on the  "white elephant" shelves at Miss Bee's.  Look in when next in Sechelt.  VOLVO CARS a STATION WAGONS  INTERNATIONAL  TRUCKS   AND  RECREATIONAL VEHICLES  PHONE:   278-6291  O.   <L,   f nlichcif)  Coe  Ben Jacobsen Motors Ltd.  369 No. 3 ROAD      - -       RICHMOND. B.C.  IN ADDITION to a tax on capital gains,  tax reform has produced three significant changes in the income .tax treatment of investments in real estate. ^  The position of the land speculators  and developers remains relatively unchanged, at least for income tax purposes, but  the investor is faced with a series of  changes which have greatly altered his  tax position. <  The first significant change denies the  deduction of interest and property taxes  on vacant land to the extent that it did  not produce income. In other words, if  the land generated some income, sufficient interest expense and property taxes  nay, be claimed to reduce the income to  iii. However, to,the extent,these carrying "charges exceed income from the land  they are not allowed as current deductions,  but  must  be   added  to  the  cost  base of the land. This addition will oper-  ��� ate  to" reduce  the  capital gain  on  the  ultimate disposition of the land.    _lJ_  The second change limits the amount  of oapital cost allowance (tax depreciation)  which individuals may claim in respect of  rental buildings. _ Under the former act  taxpayers were permitted to claim capital  cost allowance, and create losses which  they could offset against other sources of  income such as business or employment  income.  Under the new restrictions a taxpayer  may reduce his rental income to nil  though his capital cost allowance claims,  but he may not create a loss from rental ���  properties by claiming capital cost allowance in respect of the building. This  restriction applies to a taxpayer's total  rental income, not each individual property.  Accordingly, a taxpayer can pool his  capital cost allowance claims for purposes  or reducing his rental income from one  building through a capital cost allowance  claim on another building.  The capital cost allowance restrictions  apply only to real estate nnd not to other  classes of depreciable property such as  machinery and equipment.^ This has led  some individuals to seek a,tax advantage  by investing in other depreciable assesta  which provide the write-offs for tax purposes now denied to investors in rental  real estate." -  The third major change in the rules  relating to real estate investments requires thnt each rehtnl building purchased  nC|ci\ Jnnuary 1, 1072 nnd costj^g $50,000  or moro must bo placed in a fccpnrnto  depreciation class. .       '       .',���.'  Tho effect of this separation Into different ' classes has boon to ensure that  depreciation wl)l be recaptured In respect  of onch building at tho tlmo it is sold.  This differs from tho old system whoro  ��� it w��s<possible* to defer-the ronllzatlon-of  recaptured doprQcla^orf~by merely pur-  chntimg ' another building of tho soma  class In tho same taxation year,  Thus, tlio real CHtnto Investor who la  contemplating "stepping up" his inye.it-  i fa��� ���- mi- "i��� .i..*m-^-^��i-.-������ i - ������������-.-.-��� ���������in -��� - ���-    -���' i' ��� i  *���  1970 Jeep reported  stolen from hotel  GIBSONS���-RCMP are on the lookout for  < ft 1070 Jeep which was reported stolon  Jan, IS from tho Peninsula Hotel.  ' Tlio vehicle is brown with a whlto  roof nnd tho licence number l.r PGK 472.  Anyohc with' Information ' about tho  whereabouts of tho vehicle Is asked to  contact apy-RCMP-dotftchmont,--~~-. .  ments must be wary of the potential tax  cost of such a transaction.  Although the changes in our tax laws  have, eliminated much of the previous  tax advantage, investment in real estate  still^offers the economic advantages helpful in' combating the inflationary erosion  of investment capital. -  "I'D BATHER FI6HT  [HANSMCH!"  From the pulpit  ���by Pastor Gerry Foster,  Gibsons Pentecostal Church  IN THE Bible we find these words, "God  did  not  leave Himself  without witness, for He did good and gave you rains  and  -fruitful" seasons, - satisfying   your. -  hearts with food and gladness."  Regarding this statement, we can apply it to ourselves and examine our  our hearts to see how often our thoughts  have been directed toward God in times  of abundance and plenty, in times of joy  and gladness. Not very often for many,  I'm afraid. We take the credit for our  good fortune and blame God when things  go bad.  But we can join the above with another portion of Scripture found in Bo-  mans which says, "Do you presume upon  the riches of His kindness and patience?  Do.you not know that God's kindness is  meant to lead you to repentance?" Just ���  prior to this, the writer was speaking of  God's judgment, which many laugh at  or lightly dismiss, because God has never  judged them. But the point is that God  is showing kindness and patience toward  you by witholding His wrath, But if you  continually turn a deaf ear to Him you  are, the Bible says, "storing up wrath  for yourself." .   .  God is giving you day after day of  grace. Christ awaits your decision to receive Him. He blesses you in many ways;  start returning His love to Him.  esrawiTSS^asas^aBSsai  WIHSOW CREEK  cbMUMliT .CENTRE  Announces the  opening of its  <  ot the Wilson Creek Holl on  Davis Bay Road.  We wish to thank the following  for their generous contributions  of books;   _^AAR.JOE._BENNER^_i��.  mr. & Mrs. l. laVton  MlC'cV MRS. G, SIMPSON  PAULA GIBBONS  MRS. K. LeQU|ME  DIANNE ANDERSON  RICHARD,,,. EGLUM  SUE FRIZZELL  MR, & MRS. H. SCHULTZ  .MR. cY MRS. H. PEARSON  BARBARA BRADSHAW  JOAN WALL  Tho Library will ho opon ovory  SATURDAY from 10 am to 2 pm  Pick Up Yourself and Save...  Goods Sold As Is I  i  "As a thoroughly satisfied  patron of the Peninsula Hotel,  I commend to your perusal  its excellent cuisine, comfortably  appointed accommodations,  unsurpassed adult facilities and  genial staff. Mine host Ken  Pawliuk; (woodedrver) will do  his utmost to insure, your  complete satisfaction, I can say,  without hesitation, that ho  treats mo like as son!'1  * i j  ���Zechary Pawliuk  (A SOLICITED TESTIMONIAL)  y([ Cabaret    yf  SATURDAY, JAN, 26  9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.  Boat In  Live Entertainment  iiiiiiiwiiiiimfiiiiii,!^^  ���lfe,l*_Wttt  PENINSULA  HdfEi  Hwy. 101   O  086-2472  *  i , _��.  . -." Color Portable TV ���1i_, $15  : iy" B&W Portable TV w��� $w.,5 _ $3  :,2��" Color Console TV 1Z^**��"_.*sj_  i 21" Color Console TV ���������-JS^$55  "'���'";   :'��� Color Table Model TV ���^Sf_____$Si(  1 ONLY: 26" Color Console TV ��� $15  : 23" B&W Console TV  dumont $_  % 23" MM Console TV admiral $3  ; 18" B&W Portable TV Cj*2__ $_  % W i&W Portable TV westinghouse _$.  i i ���  LY: 23" B&W Console TV silvertone _ : $_  : Trade-in TV's  ^__T.�� �������$j  : G.ES. Automatic Clothes Dryer   Wh��.$^  : Automatic. Clothes Dryer whihl ; $(  LY: Automatic Washer ^%R��^I....................... h  LY: Sanyo Washer-Spin Dryer �����$��____$<  2 ONLY: HooVer Washer-Spm  1 ONLY: Portable Cold Dishwasher '^%:&&s$2l  1 ONLY: 24" Beach Range WM$5,,,5..._.....,...._____$;  TONLY:>.ChesterfieldJluite.SeW^^  i��S  All Items Ca$h, Garry and Fipal!  (Should you wish dolSvqry, tho charge Is 05.00 por item)  ���fi-.ftr  ��_  '*." ._.*��_ ^*.C! _*?*�� _*.._, ^*\iJt  ____. .     a -���������   nil'., i.i*--        ���-- -   --  ail  l-*in  a a I ���Mi1 -��� ���~ -* IHHHll���fll I  IWTl Jfl_iiniiMllllBr_Mnn * Mil I tuininMT���"i mnanaliir ii Bfihr uShn Page B-2      .   The Peninsula Times      Wednesday, January 23, 1974  Qualiiied instruction , . .  ���??**  r-tj*"'_^ *_��� "  <_,    ' .���_���  I     /  _*_ * ^#  y-TN  w__r  ��� vim JiFVj    i'ilijg  r     -��� ** *_.    ������_ * JB^  *^-  -__L^i__!^f���'  i ' -_��� _'_!�������� ������' 25 *2__ t -T  *    _*        _, **j  SECHELT���Just as it has been proven supplied covering these subjects.  that a car driver is better for having There are 'six qualified instructors in  had training from a qualified instructor, the Sechelt Peninsula Hod and Gun Club  it could be shown that a person who has and these members 'have already given  been  trained, can enjoy the great' out- the "bourse' since  its  inception and  are  more and be a better, safer hunter prepared to devote their time again. A  has had instruction from someone nominal  charge  is  made  to  cover  ex-  ��__:  :**"�����  ' _P 1' .' S1'".'*' '��� ^2l8a& _i_S'FS ltiU^"8'^*'<__fef^v  cs* {�����    _^> v >������ _SM  ~--.5?  MBJlf'.A-L  qualified in the field. N  is for this reason that the last government instituted this program and the  present government has encouraged its  continuance. The course, under its new  name, should be a must for all lovers of  the outdoors." t The-subjects covered during the course by lectures, films and  demonstrations are: outdoor ethics, firearm handling - hunter safety, why .we  have regulations; animal identification;  >irds of British Columbia (waterfowl, upland game birds, non-game birds); survival - first aid.   ���.    ��� ,  -      '^  The  optional subjects  are ecology -  , conservation .'and   the  future;   archery;  fish of British Columbia,*, fish, and wildlife branch -'' organization and. management areas. -An. attractive text book is  penses for the use of the hall and acquisition of films and other illustrative material.  The course will run for" 18 hours in  two hour sessions per evening at the  Wilson Creek Clubhouse starting at 7  p.m. on Feb. 12 and continuing on Feb.  13, 19, 21, 26, 28, Mar. 5, 7 and 12. The  examination will take place on March 19.  Those wishing to register should contact any of the instructors: Bob Janis,  George Flay, Joe Mellis, Harold Nelson,  Bill or Bea Rankin so that sufficient forms  and texts may be ordered.'  It may be true that the weak will  always be driven ,to the wall; but- it is  the task of a just society to see that the  wall is climbable. '"  '.i'i  ?**  ���' ���*.'>rrS'l:1  .   TWO members of The Beachcombers   School gym. 'EV teams were at Lang- CINDY Frykas, right, punts ball over  ;   'A' volleyball team jostle for posses-    dale elementary. Represented were net during inter-club volleyball touir-  J- sion of ball during lower mainland    volleyball club from Surrey, Burnaby, nament in Gibsons January 19. The  ��� volleyball tournament Jan.  19.  'A''   Mission and Langley. Beachcombers   'A'   and   ��B'  teams  :   teams played in Gibsons Elementary   from Langdale took on clubs from  _fiMiMUMMM"M^^ leyrri3.a^F^asyfor^rbyXang^  | coach Ian Jacob. Here, local CA' team  i trades spikes with Mission club, going  , 5 on to finish the tournament in third  | place.  (FORMERLY THE HUNTER TRAINING PROGRAM)  Sponsored by theA Sechelt Peninsula Rod & Gun Club  18 HOUR COURSE, BEGINNING TUESDAY, FEB. 12  For information phone 885-9787, 885-2577 or 885-9429  Mmiiii.iiiM.ii.iiimiiiimnmmnniimi.iiiiiimimm  ��� (  s  *   s  +^'ri^ ���-.' j,  f ���.-*���-*> ,'���*-: ; ��� ��� .������  '"V-ji   a~~'���yy * _  jyaw- -ft?*f;" rga!!|��^iffifgt/  iKtiK<iis��^S��/E^^^^  !tn  0 Government. Funds approved  O Land approved, for clearing  O Clearing and grading started January 21st, 1974  ���> Construction tenders called  O Construction to start approximately February 15th, 1974  Q Appoximately 100 Debentures sold  �� First 200 debenture holders receive free membership  �� Debenture drive underway January 21, 1974  �� In order to qualify ,ffor 1st debenture issue purchase  early - only ,100 left  O Bank financing available for debenture purchase  O We cannot reserve debehtures - a first served basis only  ���-MEMBERS PIJEASE'WOTE:--'  W1 ���'���*-��i-i��t^��.  ���j.  'rjtji&f'S'  7.- "-\ #*,.  .  ���]'-'    . 'I  '.v V  ������.'.jiff-r'i  U t'  ���t  )' r-  V I-  WiTyW  ' ���'���,&��*>f-"J" ������ *.   - �����:  \  TAo first annual general meeting of S.C.R.A. (Sunshine Coast Recreation  Association) to be held at 1 p.m: Sunday, February 3rd, 1974 at the old  Legion Hall, Sechelt, B.C. ^  Please attend to^  many Important matters on the agenda.  O To buy debentures contact one of the following committee  memoers*  MAYOR HAROLD NELSON      886-2577       MRS, MARY GORDON  ,. 005-2130  SHOP EASY (Dick Clayton)    085-2025       MRS. MARY KREPPS  005-2740  SUNCOAST ESTATES GLEN PHILLIPS  886-2103  (Lon or Suxonno Von Egmond) 885-2241       MEL HOUSLEY ,. ,  886-2868  GORDON DIXON ^886-9.669^J0HN.XLA,YT0.Nn;...; ...886-2629  JACK WHTTAKER  886-2438      X HENCKE  886-9865  MR. & MRS. C. LONDON .... 885-9472       G. KUERPIG  886-9834  W. PLACE  ,  886-2874      H. A. HALL (Voncouvor ........ 873-1851  OVER she goes, thanks tQ efforts of  young Langdale yolleyball players.  Adtion took place Jan. 19 at inter-  club tournament between Mission,  Surrey, Langley, Burnaby and Langdale teams, play split between Gibsons and Langdale Elementary  Schools. 'B' team play, shown here,  was at Langdale. Local, team is sponsored by the Beachcombers.  ��� afr^Wi ���*��**>*�� *"^��fatt.-W_*itiiiwl_��.'W  *mwt*i-*f a.H����. lUH ifc%i>i,M*i<W>�� *_iH___lfc..l_��iiiH��>i p9 fcanfirtlii-iri^MIW  i.il->n^li&_*nHj.l_i.fa.awi mi Jb||��liiHiitJ_aiiJ��l|_ M ia��*-ln_lai>n<__i<_��_  ������lafl-IH ^������.mma^.t  GIBSONS-^Elphlnstono Secondary School  basketball shootathon was �� "resound-  Jnfj aucqesa,"; according to,otgtjn|z��rwLOiy^^.  ronco StobclTrioff,"""  "-'���"'���������*���������������'���- -^ -�����.�����-���-���  ' Tho event was ptaged Jan. U and IB to  raise funds towards the Cougars' travelling expenses,1    ������������  Peninsula 'residents from Port IJ/Iellon  to Secret Covo pledged n total ol $2,000,  contributing an agreed amount for each  basket scored by their chosen player In  two mlnuos. * '  PledgcR ranged from flvo cohta to $t  per basket;   ��� ' ,        r!  Wayne Smith was top money-maker  for tho teams, scoring no loss than 30  baskets within the tlmo limit. His efforts  will swell the travelling fund by ovor  $300,  Other players averaged 20 successful  shotH each,   ���_Spon'fiora,..nro.��J..\��racd._.to���Jwnor_��.U.clr.-.^-;  pledges as soon ns possible. All tho monoy  earned will be deposited In tho Elphln-  atono athletic travol fund, \ '  Said Sloonchnoff: "Tho teams would  Uka.lo thank, everyone who helped make  the rhootnthon ,wch n success,"  Tho second largest ethnic group living  In tho Yukon la native Indians who totalled 2,500 out of a total 1Q71 population  of 10,300 people,  'Jk  announcement -^-r������: 1���  Commencing March 1st, 1974  A MOiSll &MEE&S.MG SEUVBCI  between Madeira Park and Earl Cove  IW>AIWI/>AA<M__^_-U>A*IUWWU>AAAAA<U   FEATURING!   JVUmMUUV��AIUU*lUIAAAMJUUUUUmAHA  Hot Dogs ��� Hot Apple and Berry Turnovers ��� Cold Pop ��� etc.  ond for the very first time on wheels, a special treat: Soft Ice Cream  <vwMW_i#_ii_wwwi��vv\fWwvvin��wv����v\��wvwvv_i#wvv^  WATCH FOR THE MOBILE  f  JC  one �� 883-2502  Trade Lie.. No. 65751  Choose your favourite Festival of Sports events  and plan to attend during the  January 24-30  Weekend/January 25, 26, 27  PRINCE GEORGE WINTER CARNIVAL Jan.  25 - Feb. 3. BADMINTON Kelowna Jan. 27;  KitimatJan. 26, 27; MassetJan. 26, 27; West-  Vancouver Jan. 25. BASKETBALL Burnaby  Jan. 24, 30; Dawson Creek\Jan. 25, 26;  Kelowna Jan. 28 - Feb. 4; Prince George  Jan. 25, 26. BOWLING Burnaby Jan. 27;  Dawson Creek Jan. 25, 28, 29; North Delta  Jan. 27. BOXING Richmond Jan. 25, 26.  CURLING Cranbrook Jan. 25, 27; North  Vancouver Jan. 25-27; Qualicum Jan. 24-26;  Vancouver Jan. 24-26; Vernon Jan. 25, 26, 27;  Victoria Jan. 25-27, 28, 29. HOCKEY Vancouver  Jan. 25, 26, 27. JUDO Campbell River Jan.'26;  Penticton Jan. 26. MARKSMANSHIP Coqultlam  Jan. 27. SKIING Kelowna-BIg White Mountain  Jan, 26, 27; Nahalmo-Green Mountain Jan. 26,  27; Revelstoke-Mt. Revelstoke Jan. 26,  SNOWMOBILE RACING Golden Jan, 26, 27;  Quosnol Jan. 27. SPEED SKATING Fort St  . John Jan. 26; 27. SQUASH Victoria Jan. 25,  26, 27. STOCK CAR RACING Prince George  Jan. 26, 27. SWIMMING Burnaby Jan. 26;  Prince George Jan, 27; Vernon Jan. 30.  VOLLEYBALL Burnaby Jan. 25, 26; Vancouver  Jan, 25, 26. WRESTLING Vancouver  Jan.,25,26., .,,L  ,,.  ��� ...���,.'��...'...'.,.. ..    '..,  i  i  JANUARY 17 to  FEBRUARY 4,1974  , Pick up a  "SchodulQ ol EvonlH"  nt any  Dnnicofcommorfio"  branch or  BCAAofflcoin  Pritiah Columbln  J^ZZ^k Sponsored by Iho *  91����3 j# Government of British Columbia  a. \M^M _s Dopnrtrriont of Trnvoi Industry  ^k*^dgr Hon, Emoa't Hall, Minister  ^fX*^ and the B,C. Sporla Federation  ESS  V >,  ___ >  Wednesday^ January 23/1974 ,  ���    Tho P-ninaulq Tlmo.  Page B-3  si * 4  * *tK_ ,J__ __**��  1 *\   -i *<p: ^fMK  iJ*. .'��� ���*  **&*������  '.���# ����  ���_��� -  .**"  NEW slate of officers for Gibsons retary; Sid Basey, executive; Charles lows, welfare officer; Harry Juby,- 1st' _...      -    ��� - ���_--  Legion, branch 109, was installed Jan. Saigeon, executive; Dan Dawe, exe- vice president; Stan Verhulst, .presi-' T iffVlf  Qlllh  ^3lP Will  17. They are, standing from left: John cutive;  Bill Flockhart,  sergeant-at- dent; Chris Beacon, 2nd vice presi- ���"*y��* ���MUIW  ouio   S��i*4  Wilson, executive; Mike Blaney, sec- arms. Seated, from left, George Fol- dent; Padre David Brown. fin anno/ennrfc  rliin  GIBSONS���if you plan, to purchase any  light bulbs in the near future, hold  off  until  Jan.  26,   Gibsons  Lions   Club  urges.  The Lions and Gibsons Athletic Association are staging a door-to-door light  bulb sale to raise funds for the sports  club.  All proceeds will be used to finance  the association's activities during 1974.  If all bulbs are hot sold Jan. 26, the  sale will be continued to Feb. 2.  IN lccogrution of many year's semce ie_>iesentati\e Iiene Hams. Presents Ladies Auxiliary of Gibsons Leg- tation  took" place  Jan.   17  at the  ion, branch 109, Ruth Beacon, left, branch's installation night,  receives life membership from zone  B.C. IS A  BEAUTIFUL PLACE  ���*  Will be available to members of the public at the  >    ,     following times and places on the  Sunshine Coast, Jaiio 2��.- Feb* 2  PENDER HARBOUR: Monday, January 28 - 1 to 5 p.m. and Tuesday, January 29-10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Pender Harbour Realty office.  Highway 101 and Francis Peninsula Road.  EGMONT-HALFMOON BAY: Wednesday, January 30 and Thursday, January 31, time and place to be determined.  SECHELT: Thursday, January 31  Hall, night Cosy Court Motel.  2 to 5 p.m., Sechelt Municipal  .ru  GIBSONS: Friday, February 1 - 1 to 5 p.m., Gibsons Municipal Hall.  ' IT'S smiles all round as Ladies Auxi- tive;   Marion   Alsager,   executive-,  liary to Gibsons Legion, branch 109 Louise Hume, secretary. Seated, from  is installed Jan. 17. Standing, from left: Eileen Spencer, 1st vice presid-  left: Dot Rose, treasurer; Marie Con- ent;  Joan Quarry ^ president; Irene  ���_Y Maurico Homstreot   nor, executive; Mrs. Combs, execu-, Harris, zone representative.  Squarlngly yours  HKLLO, square dancers. Here I sit, broken hearted, don't know where or how  to get started, twiddle my thumbs and  start to hummm, allemande left and here  wc go, a right \i.nd left a do-paso and a  square dancing we will go.  Not bad, but not good, but on the  other hand I don't give up easy, or in  the case of square dancing, not at all,  This coming Jj]riday, I have been  asked to teach square dancing at the  Roberts, Creek School for an hour and  will let you know how everything went  In a couple of'weeks(  , Our last square dance with the.Country Stars was well'attended and of course  we had a lot of fun even though we; speeded up tho teaching level, so from now on  wo progress steady, up to the full Intermediate level. Oh yes, fun for all, ,  Well, for tho last, three weeks, my  mother, from Vancouver Island has boon  ovor, Spent Christmas, New Years, raised  tho devil ns usual, kept overyonq on tholr  toes, ate all my food, spent my money,/,  and,got,,her, car;fj^cd.'.fprvfree. Wo<had^  fun too. Jack Inglls came up'from Gtbsons  with his  violin. My mother plays  the  violin too. She says fiddling Is a groat  pastime, I had my guitar and harmonica,  ho wo had a Jam session and a lot of fun/  Lots face  tacts,/music in ^any formula, t  "* "''(jboflrWnd "bur musicWs,^6Hl~it'*o6uid  maybe havo a little Improvement,  But to make a long story short my  mother headed out tho door this morning,  looking back, she said, "I will be back  when I got hungry , or my car breaks  down, which over cornea first" and with  i thnt, oho sprang Into her ntntlon wagon,  * -*_�����. .���__��!*_&        aV_r.(r a,ji  . ���Fr*\\r-��' -;F       Yl i" �����*��� *_��   .4*?:. 'V"    ^^  X W _ �����* _ **_**". r- 4_Ot& 'V* tyj  K*  %��� ��._/  O  - j*r j.';._ rv  �� _t_^'"'t.? ������   ���-^  "**   ��� *l     1 \    "ft.���   .   ,   tC ��� ff .        _       I   ��� * t'! ���>  , ' '. i_l 2- -Lv p '    *j     '//^ '���<*���*���,* ,rt_.  .TV��  u , ;*    ��t    .". >   "v.f��' ", j*-'1--  \  1  \>aHpii|WaW|^  1  __.  I- waw-abHtbHMlai  *   '*  ^  l<i        ->5*->ll.  hit tho starter and ns sho fidorcd tho TWENTY-FIVE year's membership cntatlvo. ��� Ceremony took place Jan(  BM,...IthoYtlrflB';.fljOTftchcd....sho...wfts."gono in Ladies Auxiliary to Gibsons Leg- 17 at branch 109 installation night.  down tho road before my hand got tho inn hv vinLn wn��An  Hoiu  iD|n���A���Aj .,....-..  **  mcssngo to' wave. So knowing that tho 'on "X v��o�� wuson,ngai, is nonorca ^yfjgg^ggBaggjg^^^^  Peninsula Times will cntch up with her, by presentation of 25-year plaque by if8^"*���"^^  I will say, hoc you later, mom,  , , I hop in the'.Benders,right, thnt some  one Is knocking one of my favorite columns, Well, In reply, I have this to snyj  You turn on tho radio, tho TV, pick up  n newspaper, oven magazines and what  do you henr, sco or rend? Well In cnao  * you linvo* not noticed,"70 por cent Is nil  nbout robbery, knifings, shootings, robbery  niinln, violence, mugging, beatings, accidents duo to alcohol, bud politics and n  initio In taxes ngnln, j  1 will lonvo you with this thought  to hoop in mlritl, oho por cent of humour  Is worth more than 89 "-per'"* cent of  crime wrlto ups, and there is no reason  why tho local business enterprises could  not uso a llttlo humor In their ads In  tlio Peninsula Times. Actually, you all  Hhould Join square dancing nnd have a  hotter life, See you nt the Rqunro dnnco,  iKono Harris, auxiliary zone roprcs-  J & t ElECTROmCS  Where You Get  Service  tforctA  Next door to Coast Cable Vision  i  SECHELT O   885-2568  Inferior & Exterior  RESIDENTIAL & COMMERCIAL  O  Reasonable Rates  . #.-. Free -Estimates  ��� # ������ Good - References  KEN CORBIE  885-2734 aftor 6 p.m.  ���   FOR SPECIALS  Wo Cost or Obligation  "Wo Wrap Our Future  In Every PaeKog��"  .-...a. ���  cup cOUpoN ������: ���������  'BUDGETl'TREEZER'TOOD'"TROCBSOR$*'",,''"'" "---���--������--���������-���  5709 Klngtwoy, Burnaby, B.C. - Tel: 433-2414  Name    , , ��� ~   Phone _ No. In Family : ,.  I DO OWN A FREEZER (    )        I DON'T OWN A FREEZER (    )  k >   .    .     . ..     >  ���i  ��� 1  I,  r- 1  Don Lockstead says . . .  THE following is a speech presented'over,  the   CBC  by   Mackenzie   MIA  Don  Lockstead. ( ���  \ by DON LOCKSTEAD  MLA MACKENZIE  Land speculation in this province has  resulted in prices rising in a spectacular  manner over the past few years. It is not  Honne Lfdlo  Serving the Sunshine Coast  24 hours a day.  A COMPLETE FUNERAL  OR MEMORIAL SERVICE  AT MODERATE COST.  Member of  British Columbia Funeral  Service Association.  Phone 886-9551  PRE-ARRANGEMENTS  MEMORY MARKERS  J. Roy Parkins, Owner-Manager  at all ^unusual to find that land- which  sold for a few dollars an acre 10 or 15  years ago costs hundreds or even thousands of dollars per acre today. And this  trend is not ��� decreasing. Indeed investors  in many foreign ��� countries are -turning  with increasing interest to our province  as a prime area for land speculation.  This situation, while it is a happy one  for those few who are fortunate enough to  hold large tracts oflanji - :������ ses an ever-  increasing problem to many of our citizens - and most particularly to our young  people, whose hopes and aspirations are  so often dependent oh procuring a parcel  business venture.  It is for this reason that I believe we  must take steps to make leases of crown-  land available, and at the same time, see  to it that no further crown lands are sold  to private persons or companies.  If our land resources are so obviously,  valuable that wealthy syndicates abroad  are competing to buy them, then it is clearly our responsibility to ensure that the  -birthright of our children, and our children's children - the very land into which  they were born - is not sold away from  them.  Our government under Premier Dave  Barrett has already taken firm steps  to preserve our precious farm land and  many .of the areas with magnificent recreational potential. We have also taken  steps to preserve wilderness areas which  are so important to the many wildlife  species of which B.C. is so justly proud.  These steps, while absolutely essential  to the future happiness and,prosperity of  our people, do in the short run tend to  increase the scarcity of land for many  legitimate purposes  and to push prices  Don Lockstead  Page B-4 The Penfas_t_ Ttessa  Wednesday, January 23, 1974  even-higher. This is why T believe that  we must move quickly to make much,  more laase land available.  There is a tendency, I know, for some  of us tc feel that a long term lease is  -inferior to' a deed- of ownership." This is  hot necessarily tvue. Lease arrangements  can be made with clauses to protect the  lease holder so that the lease is every  bit as effective in meeting the holder's  needs as a, deed of^ ownership.   "  No on;s ever really owns land in the  sense of "forever" anyway. Ownership is  merely the right to the unrestricted upe  of something - and this right is qmte  adequately conferred by means of a lease.  Now, it is obvious that private land"  will still be available for sale, regardless  of whatever measures are taken by your  government to make' leases more available.  But the important, thing is that an  alternative must be found, to the paying  of more and more outrageous prices for  land, to the detriment of most of us, and  to the benefit of a few speculators - many  of whom have not even seen the land they  so profitably buy and sell.'  I am not arguing for the abolition of  private property. I am only asking for  the provision of an alternative '-��� one  which, by its very existence, will tend  to hold down land prices.  In the words of Henry George, "Land  is a commodity like no other; if is in  all . . . The land of every country belongs  of right to all the people of that country  ���and cannot be alienated by one generation. Private ownership of land has no  more foundation in morality or reason  than -private ownership of air or water."  Sechelt News Notes  IT IS of interest to many former plass-  mates and friends on the Peninsula'  that a son,J Roland Anthony Gray, arrived  Jan. 14 to be the first child for( Richard  and Regina Gray. He' was born at St.  Vincent's Hospital, Vancouver, a reason-"  -scmable weight,'6 pounds 6 ounces.  Starting Tuesday of this week the  high school students attending Elphinstone switch their shifts. Those now going  8 a.m. to 12, now go 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  and vice versa.  Sunshine Rebekah Lodge No. 82 installed its new slate of officers Jan. 8.at  St. Hilda's Church Hall."  Deputy Marshall, Mrs. Ruby Breeze,  did the honors, installing as noble grand,  Brs.'Carrie Surtees; vice noble .grand,  Mis. Eileen Smith; recording secretary,  Mrs. Isabel Draper; treasurer, Mrs. Hilda  Clancy; financial secretary, Mrs.,Evelyn  .Olson; past noble grand is Mrs. Phyllis  Hanf ord. The Sunshine" Rebekahs meet.  every second and fourth Wednesday at  St. Hilda's Hall.  - The date for a spring smorgasbord by  the S-chelt Auxiliary to St. Mary's Hospital has been changed from the end of  Ma:ch to March>16, so the date for the  sale of tickets has been moved up to the  next meeting, Feb. 14 for members. At  this meeting members will only' be allowed to pick up their own two tickets. The  next day the tickets will go on sale- to  the public. The theme is a Mardi Gras, a  real masquerade with masks and costume.  How obliging can this winter get?  Snow (on a Saturday, enough to sleigh  all day then washed away by warm rains  ���by,Peggy Connor  by the next day. Tough on those* who  had to travel in the slippery stuff, but  fu���t for - us, who had-to show the young- -  sters how it's done, or whose turn next on  the tbboggon.  For the men of the house who travel  a great deal we have a very compact  carryall for their toiletries. No need, to '  unpack, just open it up and hang it on |  a door bracket. Great for quick grooming between planes or* trains or before  those special after hours me��etings. Miss  Bee's, Sechelt.  TOTEM CLUB  LIDAYS, 8:00 -p.m.  INDIAN HALL  Jackpot $300  $75 TO GO  <& DOOR PRIZE ft  f  ��� Po? year massage into mote  t_oa 3,000 hemes (10,000  readers) in tfceee ' economical  spots. Your ad is always there  few quick reference   CQP/tfaSOl  i��HannimH��iHiMaiiiUH��iiUMiiimiaiiiiiHiiiiii iiiamaiinaiinmiMiaiHUiiitiiiiiiaamiiti(iaimiiiiiaiiiii��iii>Mm^ iiaiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiaiiiiiiiiiiaiiHuaimiiai aaainiimiiiiiaiamimiiaiimimaim iiiiiau ������aiiiuiiiiiiiiiiiimas  '                                                                                                                                                                             ' 5  ��� Here's an economical way to ��  reach   3,000   homes   (10,000 s  readers)  every week. Your ad ���   {j  waits patiently for ready refer- E  ence.. . . ^-anytime! s  -MUUUiiUMiiuiiiiiiiiliiiiialuiiiiiiiiiiiiaiHiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiii ��������������������� miuaiaiaiiiiiiiiiiiiia laitaui ���iiaiiaiiaiiiiiiiiiuiiiuiiiiin iaiHBiaiininaiiiiiiiiiiaiaimiiiiitiiiiiiiiiiiiiaUHiiiiiiniiiiaHi miimu ������iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiumiaiiaiiiaii iiiiiiuii iiiiii uia allium anim ��� iiiaiiiiaiiaiatiauiiiiiiiiiiiaiuiiiiiiuiiiir  ACCOUNTANTS  W. Philip Gordon  CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT  Phone: Bus. 886-2714, Res. 886-7567.  Harris Block, Gibsons, B.C.  ANSWERING SERVICES  DIAL-MAR ANSWERING SERVICE  * Office * Residential * Wake-up Calls  * Reasonable Rates  .   "Never Miss Another Phone Call"  885-2245  APPLIANCE REPAIRS  We Repair:  - small kitchen & household appliances  - vacuum cleaners - power tools - electric  motors - almost anything small enough to  carry in.  JOHN BUNYAN'S VARIETY  & ENTERPRISES  Cowrioe Street, Sechelt 985-9343  ARCHITECTURAL-PLANNING  SUNSHINE DESIGN  AND DEVELOPMENTS LTD.  Architectural Builders  and Development Planners  Gibsons: Box 735 ������ 886-9679.   ,  Vancouver: 731-3448  A Complete Design, Building and  Planning Service  BUILDING SUPPLIES   A. C. RENTALS & BUILDING  SUPPLY LTD.  - All Your Building Needs -  Madeira Park Phone 883-2585  CARPET CLEANING  CARPET & CHESTERFIELD  CLEANERS  WE CLEAN WITH  ARGOSHEEN  (Free Estimates)  TOM SINCLAIR: 885-9327  phone 12-1 p.m. or after 5 p.m.  CONTRACTORS  Construction by  BRYKIM  LTD.  - General Contractors -  custom building - additions ��� alteratioe-  custom backhoe work  885.2153  BOX 459, SECHELT  ART SUPPLIES  Telephone 806-2069  ROSB & ART ENTERPRISES  ,. Pottery, Supplies, Classes & Firing   \  Dealer for Duncan's Ceramic Products  Pine Read A Qrandvlew Avenue  P.O. Box 62, Gibsons, B.C.  BANKS  ROYAL BANK OF CANADA  Sechelt Branch ��� Phone 885-2201  Gibsons Branch ��� Phone 886-2201  Pender, Branch ��� Phone 883-2711  Box 153, Madeira Park  HOURS:  (  techslt: Tuesday-Thursday 10 a,m, to 3 p,m,  Frl. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sot.' 10 a.m. to 3 p,m,  Gibsons &\ Pender: Monday-Thursday 10 a.m.  to 3 p.m.; Friday 10 a,m;i to 6 p.m.  BLASTING  CONTROLLED BLASTING  All Work Inaurad      ,  FRED DONLBY  Pander Harbour - 803-2408  or 883-9972  TED'S BUSTING  ALL WORK f-ULLY INSURED  llesement*. ��� Driveways ��leptls Tenhs  , Stumps �� Dr����h Unas  Call for a free estimate any tlm��  FID DONLEY Pender Harbour 883-2734  BUILDERS "       "      "r",,      ���'������HI���WW-ila���..._. ���m.Mi__lii-_-w_��,M_M-. -mi,...  _,iiii.._Wii.iiii.i..imi���.i_��h  101 CONTRACTING CO. LTD.  General Building Contractors  AH Work Guaranteed  Phone 805-2622  Box 73, Sechelt, B.C.  WEKO CONSTRUCTION LTD.  GENERAL CONTRACTOR  Dulld to suit:  Homes,  Commercial  Oulldlnp��,  Vacation Homes, All kinds of Concrete Work,  Any kind of Romodotllna,  fHONB VIRN, 005-2533 er 886-2344  COAST BACKHOE & TRUCKING  LTD.  Fill, Cement, Gravel, Drain Rock, etc.  Box ,89, Madeira Park  Phone 883-2274  DOUBLE R TRUCKING  LTD.  EXCAVATING - SAND  GRAVEL - FILL  Phone 886-7109  L&H SWANSON LTD.  READY-MIX CONCRETE  Sand and Gravel - Backhoe  Ditching - Excavations  PORPOISE BAY ROAD  885-9666, Box 172, Sechelt, B.C.  P. V7 Service* Ltd.  LOG HAULING CONTRACTOR  Direct all enquiries to:  Dltpetcher et 883-2731, eyes, 886.7375     ,  Office Hours 8;30 a.m, to 4:30 p.m.  MORRIE'S CONCRETE  Placing and Finishing  Floors - Patios - Stairs  Walks - Driveways  Free  Estimates Phone 005-9413  Land Clearing �� Road Building  Tree Topping - Selective Logging  PETE DUBOIS  Telephone 003-2417  R.R. 1, Madeira Park, B.C  PHONE 005-9550  RON'S CONTRACTING  ,,,.."���"ciJQripjfr Excavation*f Road BuiIdlno'**"*"*  Grading - Fill - Road Gravel - Crushed Rock  Phone Sechelt 005-9530  R fi. S BACKHOS  R.R.  1, Madeira Park, B.C.  W. Rousseau - Phono 883-2302  "We aim to please"  SHOAL DEVELOPMENT LTD.  i ' ' '  Septic Tank ��� Ditching  ExcqyatIng t��� Land Clearing  Road Building -��� Gravsl ft. Fill     /'  886-2030  DISPOSAL SERVICES  SUNSHINE COAST DISPOSAL  SERVICES LTD.  PORT MELLON to OLE'S COVE  Tel.: 886-2938 or 885-9973  Coll us for your disposal needs.  When renovating or spring cleaning  containers available  DIVING  SCUBA WEST  R.R. 1, Halfmoon Bay, B.C.  Phone 885-2305  DRIVEWAYS  CEMENT DRIVEWAYS  Free Estimates  Bank Financing Available  Gibsons, Building Suppltee  '    Phone 886-2642  ELECTRICIANS  BLAIR ELECTRICAL  Contracting and Engineering  Residential  and Commercial Wiring  Free Estimates  Phone 886-7816  D. W. LAMONT  Electrical  Contractor  R.R.   1, Madeira Park  Phone  883-2749  Pender Harbour  McCANN ELECTRIC  WIRING OF ALL TYPE?  Residential - Industrial - Commercial  ��� All" work guaranteed �� Free estimates  JeeMcCann, Bex 157, Madeira Perk  '   Phono 883-9913,  JIM McKENZIE  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR  MACHINE SHOPS  P,    SPECIALTY MACHINE WORKS  ��� Hugh Baird ���  General Machine Work & Welding  Mercedes-Benz Service  Diesel Work  24 HOUR SERVICE  Sechelt �� 885-2523 days �� 885-2108 eves.  At the Sign of the Chevron  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  & MARINE SERVICE LTD.  Machine Shop - Arc and Acetyline Welding  Steel Fabricating -Marine Ways  Automotive and Marine Repairs  - Standard  Marine Station.  Phone 886-7721      Res. 886-9956, 886-9326  SECHELT MACHINE SHOP  (ot Standard Motors)  (Machinery &  Equipment Repairs  p\   First Class Workmanship  Bob . Forrester  Phone 885-9464  MARINE SERVICES   L. CLAYTON MARINA LTD.  Marihe Ways to; 42'  Bottom Repairs  883-2535  Box 7, Garden Bay, B.C.  PAZCO FIBERGLASSING  COMPLETE MARINE & INDUSTRIAL REPAIRS  ��� Canoes  ��� Runabouts  ��� Used Boat Sales  FREE ESTIMATES -,PH 886-9604 or 886-91 \ 1  Ph. 305-9978  Residential -Commercial - Industrial  SIM ELECTRIC LTD.  Gov't Certified Electricians  Phone   Day   or   Evenings   885-2062  FUEL  S.T.K. EXCAVATING UTD,  .,���,,,. ���,;....-...���..,,Grav��l,;���Flll,,-.,Topioi|. ,.__ ,,���.,',  Drlvsway*�� Dosemtntt. Light Clearing  FREf; ESTIMATES  Phene 886-2237 deys er eve*.  Re* 13, QJbeens, B.C.  Whitehall contracting  OF B.C,LTD.  Sunshine Coait Division  "The One-Stop Wall and Calling Shop"  P. Kroppi and H. Hall,  R,R,  1, VY����t SecHelt  Tel.   Bus,   889-2724,   Res.   885-2520,  Y.nc. 872.1851  RNIE WIDMAN.  for all your  (SSO PRODUCTS  jmeeriaCessci^d^ler,^  Phone 883-2663  Madeira Park, B.C.  FURNISHINGS  Cabinets - Carpets - Linoleums  HOWE SOUND DISTRIBUTORS LTD.  P.O. Box-694; Gibsons, B.C.  Blair Kcnnotr, sales manager  Phono 886-2765  HAIRDRESSERS  SECHELT BEAUTY SALON  CManne Allen, Proprietor  "'r"""~"*'ExpOft~Halr~Sryllnfl'" *^-���  Cowrie Street Phone  Sechelt 885-2818  HOTELS  PENDER HARBOUR HOTEL  Madeira Park Phone 883-2377  Conventions, Dinners, Group Meetings  Weddings and Privato Parties  ���Full Hotel Foclllti  MOBILE HOME SERVICE  Sea Coast  MOBILE HOME SERVICE  (dlv.   of  Soa   Coast   Sheet  Metal   Ltd.)  ��  Complete Maintenance  ��: Do-lt-Yourself Trailer Skirting  24-Hr.  Box 920, Sechelt   Service    ^' ----2712  MOVING  &  STORAGE  LEN WRAY'S TRANSFER  Household Moving, Packing, Storage  Packing Materials for sale  MEMBER OF ALLIED VAN LINES  Canada's No, 1 Movers  Ph. 886-2664, R.R, 1 Gibsons  NURSERY  Mack's Nursery r. Roberts Creek  ��� Landicapina*-" Shrubs'-Frult-Trses-. Fertiliser  Berry Plants - Bedding Plants - Peat Moss  Fully Licensed Pesticide Spraying for  Landscaping and Treat  Sunshine Coast Hwy.- Ph. 886-2684  OPTOMETRIST  FRANK  E. DECKER,  OPTOMETRIST  Bal Block, Gibsons - Wednesdays  886-2248  i'  Secholt - Mondays- 885-9712  paintingT& decorating"  CALVIN'S PAINTING &  ~~"��� ^DECORATING ~~~ ~  P.O. Box 94, Secholt, B.C.  Phone 005-2107  SuW'NrcOAST PAINTERS  All types of Palntlna  Private fc, Commercial  General Pell vary  Madeira Park, B.C.  883-2678  PLUMBING  &  HEATING  OIL-FIRED WARM AIR HEATING  OIL FIRED WATER HEATERS  Nothing Down - 10 Years To Pay  House' Plumbing  Roy Blanche - 883-2401  G & E Plumbing & Heating Ltd.  - Plumbing: Repairs and Installations  - B.locked Drains - Hot Water Heating  CERTIFIED PLUMBER - Ed Charlebois.  Free Estimates 886-7638  Box 165, Gibsons  SEASIDE PLUMBING LTD.  Gibsons  Plumbing - Pipefirting - Steamfitting  Hot Water Heating - Pipe Lagging -  FREE ESTIMATES All work guaranteed  Phone 886-7017  ?   ���   ;>.������>���-:'���;������������ ^g Coast  SHEET METAL LTD.  Heating  ��� Ventilation  ��� Air Conditioning  Domestic, Commercial and Industrial  Free Estimates ��� 24 hour service  Box 920, Secholt ' .   Tel. 885-2712  PENINSULA PLUMBING LTD.  Sales and Service ���- 886-9532  Everything for the Do-It-Yourselfer  Contract & Renovations ,  FREE ESTIMATES  Len Ceates 886-7685  Ray Coatee 886-9533 or 886-7872  REFRIGERATION SERVICE  '���-... ' r  I  John Harrison  REFRIGERATION   8> APPLIANCE  SERVICE  ���Used appliances for sale*������  ,   Pratt Road; Gibsons  886-9959  RENTALS  A. C. Rentals  Tools and Equipment  30" Diaphragm Pump Now Available  Sunshine Coast Highway arid  Francis Peninsula Road  Madeira  Park Phono 883-2585  ���    Why Buy When You Can1  RENT IT at  COASt RENTALS  Domestic & Industrial Equipment  from Rug Shqmpooars to Lighting  ( , Plants.  ��R.R.  1, Davis Bay, 085-2040  ROOFING  BILL BLACK ROOFING  & INSULATION  DUROID SHINGLES - TAR & GRAVEL  NEW ROOF or RE-ROOF  Box 281,' Gibsons -  ;       886-7320 .  ROOFING ��� RE-ROOFING  ''''    * Repairs  *  Reasonable  I'':-'   Phone 885-9091  SEWING MACHINES  BERNINA  Sales and Service to all makes  RENTALS  Fabric House, Gibsons -. Ph. 886-7525  SURVEYORS  ROBERT W.ALLEN  B.C. LAND SURVEYOR  Sechelt Lumber Building  Wharf Street, Box 607  Sechelt,   B.C.  Office  885-2625      Home 885-9581  . t   Roy & Wagenaar , ,  B.C. LAND SURVEYORS  Marine Building - Porpoise Bay  P.O. Box 609, Sechelt, B.C.  885-2332 or collect 681-9142  TIRES  COASTAL TIRES  Sunshine Coast rllahwey  Box 13, Gibsons, B.C, - Phone 086-2700  SALES AND SERVICE  All Brands Available  Monday to Saturday 8:30 a,m. to 5;30 p.m.  Friday evening by appointment only  TOWING  Scows - Logs 'i '   s  SECHELT TOWING & SALVAGE  ltd;  Heavy Iquipment Moving & Leg Tewlno  L. HIGGS  Phone  885-9425  TREE TOPPING  PEERLESS TREE SERVICES  Complete Tree Service  ��� Prices, you bn trust  ��� Prompt, atiliranteed, Insured work  CONCRETE FORM RENTALS  FOR ALL TYPES OF DASEMENTS  EASY ERECTION AND STRIPPING  Complete Instructions Provided ,,  FISHER FORM RENTALS  885-2612/885-2848/885-2359 *r��.  "RENT IT AT  SUNSHINE RENTALS LTD."  North Read, Gibsons  "We Rent or Sell Almost Everything"  Typewriters . Lighting Plants - Televisions  Roto Tllkrs . Cement Mixers - Lawn Rakes  ....,���.,���,.���,��,,��� ���..,,^echonlc's ToojsiJ(  PI-iONE 806-2B48 ��� 2-4 HCwiTsWYIcir'  H��� ainii.li ����� ii ill in mum am  nil r i____________��_��  RETAIL STORES     C & S HARDWARE  Secholt, .B.C.  APPLIANCES -' HARDWARE  HOME FURNISHINGS ���  Phono 885-9713  Phono fS  05-2109  T.V. nnd  ZZZL  'J  J & C ELECTRONICS  PHILCO-FORD SALES 8, SERVICE  ^���y/Q sorvlco all brarids���  885-2560  noxt to Coast Cabk Vision  SECHELT .  PARKERS HARDWARE LTD.  Sales and Sarvlce  Authorised Dealer and Repair, Depot for  QUASAR (Motorola) 8, PHILCO ,  Cowrie Street, Sechelt ���Phona 883-2171  SUNSHINE COAST T.V. SALES  8, SERVICE LTD.  ADM IRAL --- ELECTROHOME  "~" and"'"'ZSNITH7DEALERS""��� *:  Gordon Olivet ���- Dork Van Hoes  "IN THE HEART OF DOYVTOWN SECHELT'  Box 799, Sechelt ��� Phone 885-9816  CLOSED ON MONDAYS  Use these spaces to  reach nearly  12,000 people  every week! e'sSe coastings    Happenings around the Harbour Safe Motoring  ���from page A-l '   *_. **      . ' .    ���   ' *f"  Wednesday, January 23/1974 The Peninsula Times  Page B-5  Stella Johnson.  ' WHY DON'T THEY? This is still going  strong "Slid here,are some new items.  Why don't they number the pages of  The Times consecutively, not A and B and  clearly mark eachpage in the same upper  outside corner, so that when an article  is continued from one page to' another  it is easy to find?  That's a good question. One of the  reasons'for the section numbering is because The Times' press cannot take more  than an eight-page section and therefore  must divide the paper into sections.  When the first section is being made  up, compositors are not certain how irikny  pages there will be and it is uncertain  whether a section will be eight pages or  six. Two six-page sections .total 12 pages  but an eight page and a six toal 14'. As  .both sections are being made up at the  same time, its difficult to number them  consecutively. I hope,that's clear.  As to the second portion of the question, we try to keep all datelines and page  - numbers on the outside corners but if an  ad; or a picture, runs all the way to the  top, it bumps-the dateline and its moved  to next closest top spot.  I Another question, from the same party  concerns the bus .depot.  Why don't they make sure that there  are no burned-out- light bulbs in the  washroom? And, why don't they always  keep toilet paper in the washrooms?  The person says she is hesitant to use  public facilities in the dark. The company  has been reminded of these problems,'  "but employees more or less laugh it off."  Here's another and' one we can bat  over to Postmaster Sid Callin's court.  Why don't they put a mailbox in the  Trail Bay Shopping Centre?  Now that question is a winner. How  about it, Sid.  In answer to one" question I had about  - Sechelt ad its unmarked crosswalks, village clerk Neil Sutherland sent along a  clipping from the White Rock Sun reporting a council meeting.  , Surrey's municipal engineer said that  marked crosswalks do just the opposite  of what they are intended to do. The__  injure and kill more people.than do any  other' street crossing areas and their  victims are the very young and the very  old.  A study, said 'the engineer, showed  accidents twice as high at marked crosswalks.  "The dangers at crosswalks consist  mostly of carelessness by pedestrians when  they beilieve all traffic will stop for  them."  ���       *       *  ��� The Sunshine Coast has another claim  to fame.,  The notorious Crippen murder case,  which received world-wide publicity  shortly after the turn of the century,  proved radio to have enormous potential,  in the battle against crime. ���>   .  Dr. Crippen, it will.be remembered,'  poisoned shis wife in England and set sail  for Canada to start a new life. Unfortunately, radio waves" travel, faster than the  average ship, and Crippen was arrested  at the other side.  The case was' remarkable in that it  demonstrated ��� the first effective use of  radio to apprehend a criminal.  Crippen's saga stretched from England,  across the Atlantic, to Canada. And now,  Gibsons can lay. claim to^^a^connection  with it.  Local carpenter Larry- Porter  that ��� when that all-important radio  sage was relayed alongt elephone lines?  in Canada to the immigration authorities,  his  mother,' then  Gertrude  Brook, was  chief night operator in Montreal.  Because the message was so vital, chief  operators   were  called   in' to   handle  it  personally, and Porter's mother happen-'  ed to be on duty at the time.  It was not until 20 years later that  Porter learned of his mother's involvement in the case,     i  As Larry says: "If my mother had got  .   a   wrong  number,   Crippen  might  well  have escaped justice,"  John Wayne not charged  with break-in, theit  SECHELT���In last week's issue, we reported   that   John   Wayne   Peterson  pleaded guilty at provincial court to a  charge   of   breaking   and   entering   and  theft.  This should'haye read James Wayne'  'Peterson, ..'��� " ,' '"   ;' , \   ''"'':  We apologize for any embarasment this  may h.ave caused.  ". . . YOUR department has done an excellent" job in protecting life and property . . . Your assistance and co-operation  is greatly- appreciated."  Those are excerpts from a letter recently received by Bill Bomford, our  local fire chief from the district manager  of B.C. Hydro. And they refer to the de- ,  partment's action- on Nov." 19,' when' a  power line came down on the road bet- '  ween the elementary school and the B.C.  forest. office.  > The local volunteer firemen certainly'  keep busy .on our behalf. They're recently  been   spending   evenings -completing" a  piece of equipment for the new fire hall.'  And they are shortly to begin a St. John's   -  Ambulance  first  aid   course, .under "the  instruction of Joan Cunningham-of Cunningham's Ambulance in Halfmoon-Bay.  If. any, of you are interested in under-,  taking this internationally recognized and  valuable   course ��� yourselves,   you   could  attend classes with the firemen. Fee is  $10.   For details,' call Joan Cunningham  at 885-9927{}��r-' "  The other news of the fire department  is that they have already received from  the Lions Club some of the equipment"  which was to be purchased out of the  proceeds of the car raffle. Although the  raffle receipts are not all in yet, of course,  the Lions apparently decided that an  - emergency might not-wait and it would be  sensible to get the firemen equipped as  scon as possible. _ -_     _  So they provided two oxygen bottles,  a regulator, and "a mask for the Garden  Bay detachment, and a spare oxygen  bottle for Madeira Park, which had previously bought a regulator, mask and one  bottle.     -  Muriel   Cameron   tells   me   that" the  Pender Harbour Community Club execu-,  tive.meeting was held on Jan. 8, and a  vote of thanks was' tendered to Wendy  Lee and Lorna Clayton for their part in  organizing the New Years Eve dance.  The club urgently needs help to' continue to serve the community. The hall  is maintained entirely by the work of  volunteers who give their time to ensure  there is a building available for the use  of groups within the area, but since we  all benefit, it seems unfair that a small  group should take ��� on all the " respon-  sibilil^for us. If'you are not a member  of the club,.now is the time to consider  joining.  A membership drive is conducted early  each year; dues ( $2 single member, $3  family membership) may be sent directly  to the secretary or the treasurer, Kay  White (883-9987) or Muriel Cameron (883-  2609). .    ,    ,  Next Sunday,^Jan. 27, is the annual  general meeting of the club. It will be  held in the Community Hall af 2 p.m.  and it is hoped there will be a good turn- ���  out. This is the meeting at which a new -her son beside her again,  executive will be elected for 1974.    The executive is made up of 12 members. To be eligible for office, one must  have been a member in good standing  before the previous April 30.  And, of course, to be eligible to,vote,  one must be a member in good standing, '  of at least 30 days. Let's all resolve to  be on hand on Sunday to- demonstrate  that we do appreciate all this club contributes to the community.  .   Practical  help   for   this   organization  could take many forms. There is equipment���pool tables,  roller  skates,   carpet  bowling equipment���which1 could be put  to good use' if someone were willing- to  undertake   the   organizational   arrange-  lents.  The annual bazaar is held in May, and  iat means this is the time to be sewing,  knitting, embroidering, making garden  ornaments, starting house plants; or just  saving, ."white elephants". And another  way to further the work of the group  is by attending the weekly bingo on  Thursday evenings. The larger the attendance, the more worthwhile the prizes,  by Kathleen Yull 883-9068  so this woi!:s lo the advantage of-every-  6ne. '.  So come on, all you Harbour residents.  Lei's get behind--the Pender Harbour Community Club and help get it rolling! Let's  make the word "community" meaningful! - '  ^A week ago Sunday the group of  people in the.area who are interested in  inaugurating a local drama club met at  the home of Pat arid John Kelly. There  was .a surprisingly large turn-out, testifying to the' amount of real interest in this <  project, arid a club' was formed, with John  Breen as president and Jan Jacobson as  secretary treasurer.  The first action of the newly-formed,1*  Club was a decision to produce a play  in the spring of 1974. The play is I'll Remember you Love in my Prayers," written by John Kelly. Kris Krimmel has  been named director. I've read the play,  and it's an excellent one. Good luck to  the new club���it hasn't chosen a name  yet. '  Carol Maynard tells me that the library  has received a new shipment of books. I  looked it over myself, and .there a!re  some good titles among the new_arrivals.v  One that sticks in my memory is Harry  Black by Walker���if you haven't read it,  you should. It's a great story.  But that's only one of many good  books, some fact and some fiction, that  are " available at-our library. It's open  Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday afternoons. Why not look in there soon?  ;' And, as,usual, my final item comes  from Egmont. A cougar has been reported  prowling in that area. He visited Ernie  Silvey's place on the north side of the  Inlet, as well as several places on the  south side, including the fish farm down  near Earls Cove. Two dogs were killed  in tha Egmont area.  It fascinates me to think of this huge  beast so close at hand,* and I would love  to catch sight of him. Not too close, mind  ���and not when I'm all alone and it's  dark. But from a safe distance in daylight, it would be a real thrill to see a  cougar.  And that's not quite my final item. I  feel I should let you in on the secret of  who that was you saw driving around in  a gold Cadillac last week. I expect you  thought it was some visiting dignitary;  perhaps a^countess or even a member of  some rbyalffarnily. Not at all���it was our  own Win Course! And Win was riding  with her son Kenneth and his wife Jo.  Kenneth and Jo have just returned  from a ten-month tour of the British  Isles and Europe���and places as far distant as the Canary' Islands���and they  came up from Vancouver in that gold  Cadillac to visit with Rod and Win. I'll  bet Win felt like a countess anyway, with  WHEN you make use qf a parking lot,,  do you keep alert to the special hazards? ^     ' '  If parking lot" accidents are to be av-,  oided, regulations must be followed ,and  courtesy must prevail;    ���  lr-First of all, keep your speed low.  The absence of posted speed limits does  not mean ��� you have a license to speed.  You never know when someone might  step into your path. -    -  2. Lane's leading to parking spaces  often are posted for one-way travel to  avoid- confusion. It is important that these  restrictions be followed; Don't ever drive  into  an ^exit of  a one-way' lane, disre  garding the arrow that points 'out' instead  of 'in'. This could' foul up a whole line -  of traffic. '-��� !  3. When you park in a parking lot to.  make deliveries, make sure your- vehicle  does not block an entrance or exit. People who use/parking lots usually are-in  "a hurry, either to get in and leave their  car, or to retrieve it, and drive out. A  ' blocked lane is hard- on nerves!  4. When you make even a brief stop  in a parking lot, it is far better to find  a marked parking slot.  5. When driving in a parking lot,  drive very slowly and watch at all times  for pedestrians-who may dart across your  path.  For Quick Results  Use Times  Adbriefs *  Let us show you how to  defer your income fax.  *  Do_you want to pay, less income tax for 1973? Of course you do! Then why not take a  few moments to drop in and talk about Registered Retirment Savings Plans.  Here's how they work. Under the present income tax'tegulations you are entitled to set  aside a tax-deferrable amount for your .retirement years. This amount is 20% of your  earned income up to a maximum of $2,500 for people who already participate in a  company pension plan and up to $4,000 for self-  employed people.  These tax deferrals, together with any  income and capital gains they earn, don't  "  become taxable until you withdraw them;  and if you wait until you retire, chances are  -your tax rate will be, lower than it is now.  So you defer income tax today and you build  a nest egg for tomorrow.  We can help you chart your R.R.S.P.  program. Don't let this opportunity slip by.  Your plan must be registered before the end -  of February to qualify for your 1973 tax  deferral. Drop in and see us soon.  1 i  Community Corner  JANUARY 24th:  8:00 p.m., Bingo, Pender Harbour  Community Hall  Al Dribnenki,  ROYAL BANK  serving British Columbia  Madeira Park  Telephone: 883-2711  a.aa_  Manager  tt  SHAKES. &  .SHINGLES  18" Straight  24" Topered  various kinds of  ,   Re-sawn Shakos  Zrail c4Ji  tniriQ'  .otinge  ^racliiti  led  O  BREAKFAST: 8;00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. daily  O  LUNCH: 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m. dolly  l# SUNDAY thru THURSDAY: 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  FRIDAY and SATURDAY: 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m,  SATURDAY Is ROAST BEEF NIGHT '������'������������  '0 TOP ACCOMMODATION  ^ >|C0VERED: H^D ���L   :'������'���':"'  WE CATER T,0: BUSINESS MEETINGS ��� SMALL CONVENTIONS  BANQUETS ��� RECEPTIONS^ BRIDGE PARTIES  To operate your caraftor February 20,'it will need to be   '  ��� cohered by Autoplan,'.yoUr new'B.C, auto insurance,  '.���'���,'  , This insurance is now available1 from nearly 1,000  Autoplan agents' throughout B,C,,,, provincial Motor Vehicle  ��� i Licence Offices and independent insurance agents authorized by  "' theTribu'ranco 'Corporation of B,C, v  ;      Even with all those' Autoplan outlets, you could still run into ,  frustrating line-ups and delays if you' wait until the deadline  draws riear< Your best bat is to do It right away I  ' '   By now, you should have rceolvod 'your Autoplan application  ', forms. In tlio mail, one for, each motor vehicle and trailer you own.  1' Take eachvphiclo form to your Autoplan aQonl right away,  With tho computer printed ���Information on thorn, together with a <  -'���^���'fQW^Cl^  advise you on optional oxlonslonn, arid .supply your 1974 vehicle,  registration' cards and licence plates or decals, Ho can also  *  arrange time payments for your insurance premium, if you wish, .  If there Is any incorrect information printed on your form, your  Autoplan agent can make the necessary corrections,    \  If, for any reason, you havo not received an Autoplan  application form for each vehicle/you own, just take your, last',',,,"  year's motor vehicle registrations or licence transfer cerlifidatos to,  your Autoplan agent,} .oil see that you get the cove'rago.you  ,,  ���need, ��� .', . ���   ���       <   '  It Is possible to obtain Autoplan insurance on soma typos of  vehicles by mail, This'Is explained In tho booklet that accompanies  oach Autoplan form, But mailed applications must be sent in by  February 1st to ensure you aro covered by March 1st,    /  Toacly ancTaBlei to provide you with valuable assistance at no  extra cost to you, But ho will be pressed for time as March 1st   ,���  approaches. See him early and avoid tho last-minute rush,  SPECIAL MINI-HOLIDAY PACKAGE  For Your 2nd Honaynioon, Annlvorqary, etc.  MOORAGE FACILITIES  'i  >ocrot Cove, B.C.  Phono for reservation 885-9998  ifww>wfi'yvit*a��wwvwiif��r*����ww����vwyww^  Qyfeplto  agems in f@w areas  IK. Butler Realty Ltd., 1538 Gowor Point fylad, Gibsons, B.C.  i* ^Gibsons, B.C.  H. B. Gordon Agencies Ltd., Box 123, Secholt, B,C.  '   '        ...,., j.    Secholt Agencies Ltd,, Box ,128, Socholr, B.C.  Ponder Harbour Realty Ltd., P,0, Box 149rMadolra Pork, B.Gr  !.' ���! I  I  Insurance Corporation of British Columbia IkJ Information Centre 665-51800, ont��i<i�� m Vancouver, wit oouoot. '   ��  inooK, co  trend be  Poge B-6 The femineula Tlmo��     Chinook head  north  .  .  .  ;  Wednesday, Jonuory 23, 1974  Coordination  group formed  A, GROUP concerned with coordinating  health problems and' care has been  formed on the Sunshine Coast.    '   '  Representing all local agencies and  professional groups, the Sunshine Coast  Coordination Committee for Health and  Human Resources has as its objective the  improvement of .the quality of living-for]  many persons in the community.  "There' are agencies here who are  very active in the task of helping others,"  said member John MacLeod, representing  the school board, "but there is still a  lack of many services that may be provided through this;new group."       __  The committee .plans' to examine the  need for services to provide transportation  for older citizens to keep hospital and  doctors' appointments, a senior citizen  drop-in centre, Big Brothers services,  homemakers, day care centres, meals on  wheels, mental health assistance and a  guidance service for young people. The  committee is already engaged in establishing an information and counselling  centre. There are may such centres in  B.C., MacLeod added, which are being  staffed by trained, volunteer workers and'  by professionals. x  "The department of ,health is very  interested in the creation of the committee and is prepared to assist in the financing," he said.  ho hatchery  JLJ-^Ml     IE* iW J_^a__^^��_,_!,,  ��?;������"' _(*p_rv__^aWWlKT,"!<t'i}"'�� B  ��      >  We believe  by Nonavee Jones  Church   of   Jesus   Christ of   Laiter-Day  Saints  BEFORE Jesus  began his ministry, he  came from Galilee to Jordon and requested baptism of John the Baptist.  "But John1 forbad him, saying, I have  need to he baptized of thee, and comest  thou to me?"  "And Jesus answering said unto him,  Suffer it to be so now: for thus it be-  cometh us to fullfill all righteousness."  (Matthew 3:14, 15).  Some may think that baptism is not  essential. Why then did the Son of God  need to be baptized? The Savior's words  to Nicodemus make this question clean  "Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born of water and of the  Spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom  of God." (John 3:5).  Since baptism is necessary for entry  into the kingdom Of God, the Savior complied and fulfilled all righteousness.  "And straightway coming up out of the  water, he saw the heavens opened, and  the Spirit like a dove descending upon  him: \ :' *  "And there came a voice from heaven  saying, Thou are my beloved Son,' in  whom I am well pleased." (Mark 1:10, 11).  Immersion as the proper method of  baptism was clearly demonstrated. Note  the words: "And .straightway coming up  out of the water", indicating that he had  been immersed in the water.  Also on this occasion, we - recognize  two other members of the Godhead, the  Father and the Holy Spirit, giving approval of the third member, Jesus Christ  and of his baptism.  In baptism Jesus humbled himself; he  obeyed the commandments; he showed  us the way. His baptism also tells us that  there are three members of the Godhead:  the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit.  The Book of Mormon, written by ancient prophets ���on the American continent,  gives us more information on baptism.  When Christ visited America soon after  his resurrection, he spoke to the prophet  ' Nephi, saying, "... I give unto you,power  that ye shall baptize this people when I  am again ascended into heaven." (3 Nephi  11:26).  Jesus then called others and gave them  authority to baptize. He told them the  words to say and how to do it:  "And then shall ye immerse them in  water and some forth again out of the  water,, And after this manner shall ye  baptize In my name," (3 Nephi 11:27),  Following the instructions and example of the Savior, we believe ,that baptism by immersion by those having authority is necessary for admission into the  kingdom of God,  OCTOBER, November period of the "tagged salmon head7 recovery program  has been slower than the summer months,  but enough heads are being returned to  give good information on winter movements of hatchery raised coho and chinook  salmon, said fisheries officials.  A total of~ 177 heads" were" turned~"irr  to fisheries service head depots (59 coho,  117 chinook and one "masu" salmon) of  which 148 contained coded wire-tags (52  coho, 95 chinook, and one "masu" salmon).  The "masu" salmon is ,a western Pacific  species which does not occur" naturally  on this side of the Pacific. Washington  Department of fisheries have transplanted  some of these to its Minter' Creek hatchery. All salmon were identified as tagged by the absence of the*' adipose fin,  the small fleshy fin on the back just in  front of the tail fin. Each head turned in  with a tag received a $3 reward.  Mrs. Pearl Pellow and Henry White  both of Victoria were the two lucky $100  bonus draw winners for October, November.  Mrs. Pellow's salmon,  a 2 year old  coho released  by the fisheries research  board  in jRosewall  Creek,   was  caught  near Bowser and the head turned in at  ���McCabe's Trailer Park at Qualicum Bay.  White's fish, a two-year old chinook  salmon released from the Green River  hatchery in Washington, was caught at  Sheppards Point in Saanich Inlet and the  head turned in at Brentwood Boat Rentals in Saanich Inlet.  The northward movement of chinook  salmon still seems to be the dominant  pattern, although there seems to be less  fish in the extreme northernmost parts  of their earlier ranges  It may be that the chinook which go  farthest north are*those which go out  of the Gulf of Georgia the rest remain  and became part of the resident population.  Cohos were caught in moderate numbers, all along the western side of the  Gulf of Georgia. This indicates that coho  spread both north and south from their  release! site* rather "than simply, going  north, as do chinook. Canadian hatchery  fish still' show imost strongly/in areas  north of Nanaimo and Vancouverv ,"  Local depots for the return of'heads  of adipose-clipped chinook and coho,are'  as follows:' .,' ^ ' .  -Gibsons Esso Marine;  _f _____��, aaori _____*, jumv -.  ���Trait Bay Sports Unlimited (Seehelt);  . Tillicum Bay Marina (Porpoise Bay); Buccaneer Marina (Secret Cove); Cedar Grove  Marina (Bargain Bay); Pender Harbour  Resort (Madeira Park); Garden Bay Shell  (Harbour Marina); Irvines Landing .Marina and Cafe; E_mpnt Marina and Resort.  SUNSHINE COAST  GOSPEL CHURCH  MADEIRA PARK-. BIBLE STUDY  Every other Friday at 7:30 p.m.  (everyone invited)  Call 883-2332 after 5:00 p.m.  for location  fiiaiiiiamiiaiiiamimiiiaiumiaiiaiiaiaaimiiiaiiaiimiaaiiii  Gibsons Pentecostal  HIGHWAY & MARTIN  Use   them    for   steady,, low-cost  advertising to talk to 10,000 people!  Classified AdBriefs reach more than  2,500 homes every week.  THE TIMES  885-9654 or 885-2635 (Soeheft)  886-2121 (GibBOM)  Sunday School 9:45 a.m.  | Services 11:00 cum. and 7:00 p.m.  | PHONE. 886-7107 |  s Pastor: Garry Fostar |  SiinniiiniHinniiiimiiiimi iiiiiiiiiiiiiiumminmiS  ;>imiiaiiiniiiiaMiiiiiiiiiiiaiai_iiiimiimiimilaiaimaiaii>;  i       Tho United Church       \  | of Canada _���  S SERVICES: 3  5 St. John's United Church - Davis Bay s  jj Sunday Services-9:30 a.m. s  E Roberts Creek United Church _, ��  s Sunday Services - 2:30 p.m. s  s Gibsons United Church     '~ ' jj  : Sunday Services - 11:15 a.m. 8  I r MINISTRY: ��  jj Rev. Jim Willamson, Gibsons, 886-2333 s  -��niaaamiaiiiainiaiiiaiiiiiiiiiniiiiniiiiiiinniii��mnimaia:  fllllimiMMIIIaallllaaajlaamilalallia ���������Illllllallaaaalaaalg  |    BAPTIST CHURCH SERVICES    |  !    Calvary Baptist Church    f  s v.     Park'Road, Gibsons       ��� ��  | Office: 886-2611 Res: 886-7449 ��  J| "M Morning Worship 9:30 a.m. |  |u Sunday School 10:45 a.m. S  | *j Evening. Worship    7:00 p.m. jj  S ^Prayer & BibleSiudy, Thursdays 7:30p.m. s  | Weekly Youth Programs ��  f    Bethel Baptist Church     1  5 Mermaid & Trail, Sechelt ��  | Office: 886-2611 Re*: 886-7449 ;  | Sunday School 10:00 a.m.        -.      ��  s Morning Worship 11:15 a.m. g  s Prayer & Bible Study Wednesdays 7:30 p.m. _  =        ,      Weekly Youth Programs |  1 REV. W. N. ERICKSON, Pastor        J  SlIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIMIIIIt?  ___���  i  SUNSET BOORS  * CAP INS & VACATION HOUSES  ft IDEAS FOR PLANNING YOUR NEW HOME  ��� IDEAS FOR LANDSCAPING  ftJ PLANNING & REMODELLING BATHROOMS  * PLANNING & REMODELLING YOUR KITCHEN  POCKET BOOKS  ft. WORK & THE^ NATURE OF MAN by Frederick Hiezberg  * EASY JOURNEY TO OTHER PLANETS by Swami Prabhupada  ��� WORLD WITHOUT BORDERS by Lester R. Brown  ft MACROSCOPE' by Piers. Anthony  ft A CLOCKWORK ORANGE by Anthony Burgess  ft THE ROBE by Lloyd C. Douglas  ��� POSEIDONIS - Tales, of Lost Atlantis  COWRIE STREET        ft        SECHELT        ft        PHONE 885-2527  ^j^WS^^I^jj^  S_  m  jM_B5_fclil#i#l  BffWiHW  ml.m,wlM2imM>, __S__af^_^_S_^_(|  Your MERC^yiSE^ Meodqyi^irters ooii Ae SyBiislhii^e Coast'  ic REPAIRS fa INSTALLATIONS ���# SALES  165 h.p.  jMERCRUISER  Motor and Leg overhauled  $1450  160 h.p.  MERCRUISEiSi  Mptor completely overhauled,  now outdrive & trim cylinder*  <'    power steering, control., Inotrumant     ������  i,   panel.1 V_ry few'hoqra;,can bo neon   ,,  1 running in hoot ��--��� ��tp new  $1650  V" '  \     f  1'   >.  *#mn*nisr*rs*n>+tv*m**iiv*uw^  OUTBOARPS:  SLIGHTLY USED 73  __��.J_8,i��fp!.MERCS_ __.  $465  197.1 7.5 h��p. MERC  $309  VUWI'WM'VVWVVMfMnniMUVt'WM'tl^^  $1450  SHARP REFLECTION TYPE  Automatic Ignition  Kerosene Heater  $75  NEW 1973  9.8 h.p. 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