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 / -  /        *\  HI- c  /  Serving the Sunshine Coast, (Howe Sound to Jervls Inlet). Including Port Mellon, Hopkins Landing, Granthams Landing, Gibsons, Roberts Creek,  Wilson Creek, Selma Park, Sechelt, Halfmoon Bay, Secret Cove, Pender Hrb., Madeira Park; Garden Bay, Irvine's Landing, Earls Cove, Egmont  LARGEST READERSHIP OF ANY PAPER ON THE SUNSHINE COAST. ' ^ Volume 13 ��� No, 22  2nd Class Mail  Registration No. 1142  Phone  885-3231  Union <*-��!&��igf? Label  This Issue 14 Pages ��� 15c  Wednesday, April 28,1976  By Leslie Yates  Thursday's . hearing in Vancouver  called to hear Seaside Village's principals'  position on alleged contravention of .the  real estate act, left the.Seaside Village  Property Owners Association with no  , clear commitment from , Glenmont  Holdings Ltd.,Uniofr Steamships Ltd., or  Interfacial Designs; lid. on when its  grievances. concerning uncompleted  homes in the subdivision would be cleared  up.  V  �����  MAKING HIM "madder and sick"  conservation officer Pat Mulligan wades  through illegally dumped garbage  looking for clues as to who dumped this  litter on the B.C. Hydro right-of-way.  Mulligan says' people are too lazy to take  garbage to the dump could be creating a  health hazard.  \XXlX//  w/e/yr>ui\r>y 76  SECHELT TIMBER DAYS has a new  mascot. The little logger, as yet unnamed, will preside over the Timber  Days celebrations in Sechelt May 23 and  24. Logger was drawn for the Timber  Days committee by West Sechelt artist  Hugh Weatherby.  The start of a-crackdown by Peninsula  authorities on people who litter saw a Gibsons  man fined $200 under the province's Litter  Act in Sechelt court last week for dumping  household garbage on the Port Mellon High-  Way.  Conservation officer Pat Mulligan from  the Fish and Wildlife Department charged  David Hoeving under Section 4 of the Utter  Act which says no person shall discharge  litter on land or water in authorized places  after he rumaged through household garbage  found on the Port Mellon Highway.  Mulligan told the court that on April 12 he  noticed a split open bag of garbage containing  household garbage approximately 12 feet  from the highway. He said he examined the  garbage and found pieces of personal mail  bearing Hoeving's name.  With the help of the Gibsons RCMP,  Mulligan said he located Hoeving and he  identified the mail.  Hoeving pleaded guilty to the charge with  the explanation that he thought it was alright  to dump garbage in that location. He said he  thought the garbage would be buried there.  Mulligan explained there is a creek near  where the garbage was dumped and that he  had no intention of allowing it to become  polluted by people dumping garbage.  Crown prosecutor Hugh McCallum asked  the court to take a serious view on this  "disgusting habit" and pointed out the  maximum penalty for the offecne is a $500 or  six months in jail or both.  "I submit that this penalty shows the  legislature takes a serious view of the"Offenet?.  and I would ask the court to exercise its  privilege in imposing a $100 per day fine  against the offencer until his garbage is  cleaned up.  "It would then make it clear to people they  would have to clean up their own mess."  Judge Ian Walker said he agreed with the  prosecutor. "It doesn't seem to make any  sense that people would Utter then there are  proper dumps in the area. It is a question of  sheer laziness."  After imposing the $200 fine, Walker  suggested to Hoeving that he move his garbage.   ,  When the court recessed, and individual  who was sitting in the court came up to  Mulligan and said, "that was a good job, I  hope you keep going after those people who  litter."  During a tour of some of the Peninsula's  more popular illegal dumping sites Mulligan  said the response from the individual was,  "nice for a change," and that both he and the  RCMP are planning a crackdown on litterers.  "We are going to lace it to them this year -  these people who are too cheap to take their  junk to the dump."  He said that between him and the police  mere were three more litter charges pending.  Most of the offenses take place in forested  area - out of sight of the main highways. The  powerline and logging roads seem to be the  site most in demand.  The mile stretch of the B and K Logging  road from Highway 101 to the powerline near  Roberts Creek is line with variety of garbage  in various states of decomposition. It disgusts  Mulligan who has been a conservation officer  here for six years and has never seen the  s ������seePageA-2  The association, which represents 18  would-be homeowners, announced Friday  it would give Interfacial Designs 30 days to  make good buUding contracts signed with  its membership and to remove leans from  houses before it seeks further action either  through the B.C. Superintendent of Insurance or the courts.  : The hearing resulted in an agreement  by Glenmont Holdings to file a new  prospectus for the subdivision before  further land sales could take place in  Seaside Village. Sales were halted three  weeks ago..  B.C. superintendent of insurance Tom  Cantell said. after the hearing the  association's problems would be dealt with  if need be when the prospectus is re-filed.  At the hearing, lawyer Scott Stewart,  who represented Interfacial Designs, S.W.  James Ltd., Union Steamships Ltd. and S.  James revealed Union Steamship's intention of selling three and one-half acres  of its Bowen Island property to cover some  $150,000 owed by Interfacial Designs.  Stewart' said the money from the  property sale would be loaned to Interfacial Designs at no interest and would  be used, "to put existing land and home  purchasers in Seaside Villages in the  position they should be in."  Bud Gairns, president of Interfacial  Designs, has said building construction in  Seaside Village is eight months behind  completion dates called for on housing  contracts.  He said the property,to be sold was  appraised at $150,000 two years ago and  that he expected it to be worth more now.  "Hopefully the land sale will bring at  least the $150,000 we have been talking!  about." The land to be sold is apparently a  waterfront property at Snug Cove.  How this money would be spent was  detailed on a piece of paper that was  handed to Cantell when he presided over  the hearing.  The paper indicates the money will pay  off $28,000 in refunds to five people and  remove some $88,000 in liens. Stewart said  the key was to remove the leans so banks  would lease mortgage monies on  properties. Liens by building material  suppliers are against eight homes.  Stewart said the property would be sold  as fast as possible but gave no date on  when.Interfacial Design could expect the  loan.  He said a contract is in the process of  being signed > with a building supply  company to supply materials for houses  being built by Interfacial Design.  Also at the hearing was Glen Grippen,  president of Glenmont Holdings Ltd., and  he agreed with a proposal put forward by  Cantell that would see no further sale of  land in Seaside Villages until a new  prospectus was filed and approved by him  for the remaining 131 unsold lots in the  subdivision.  There had been six prospectuses  covering the subdivision.  Cantell had placed the stop sale or lease  of land order by Glenmont Holdings Ltd.  three weeks ago for five alleged contraventions of the real estate act.  Ten members of the Seaside Village  Property Owners Association attended the  hearing.  Nev Munroe, counsellor for Glenmont  Holdings Ltd., pointed out that although  Glenmont holds title to the unsold lots in  Seaside Village, it had nothing to do with  the building of homes.  He contended that there had been no  mis-handling of funds by Glenmont for  property sales as has been suggested by  cease sale order. L->.,  "For over five weeks Glenmont has  tried to find a way to solve the problems in  Seaside Village. Problems that probably  arose because pf a shortage of Interfacial  Design working capital.  "Glenmont is not involved in home  building but it is in Mr. Crippen's interest  to see the subdivision move. Glenmont  wants to see the unfinished houses finished  so more people can buy lots."  Munroe said in the future land sales  would be kept very separate from house  building sales.  He said the confusion over land and  building sales will not happen because  licensed real estate agents will be brought  in to sell lots and "Interfacial Designs will  not see the cheque for the land in the  future."  In the cease sale order Cantell alleged  purchasers were being sold a lot and a  house on the same contract contrary to the  prospectus filed by Glenmont Holdings.  Munroe said although the interim  agreements confused building and lot  sales, the housing contracts were  separate.  When Cantell asked that a new  prospectus be filed by Glenmont, Stewart  said that S. James, Union Steamships and  S.W. James had a 75 per cent interest in  the land. }  Cantell said that although Glenmont is  the registered owner of the land, it will be  necessary to disclose the other owners or on  ��� SeePage A-2  The regional board has opened all Its  committee meetings to the public. The announcement was made last week.  In the past only the regular bi-monthly  meetings of the full board were open to the  public.  Board chairman John McNiven said that  information which could be of value to land  speculators   and   matters   dealing   with  regional district personnel will continue to be  held in camera.  McNevin could give no concrete reasons  for the change in policy other than It seemed  to be an "attitude change"amohg the board  members to the press and public.  ,  You will notice that this weeks Times  carries stories that resulted from last week's  planning committee meeting. This Is the first  time the press has beep able to do so.  Canada can expect to have a 200 mile  fishing limit within two months according to  MP Jack Pearsall.  The MP told The Times Friday that he  expected an announcement to come from the  federal government within two months  concerning the 200 miles limit.  - Pearsall was sent to the Law of The Sea  conference held recently in New York as  parliamentary advisor to the conference  delegates. He said he came out of the meeting  with the feeling that Canada should not  hesitate in declaring the 200 mile limit.  Pearsall said the day following Canada's  declaration to investigage the 200 mile limit,  the U.S. president announced a 200 mile limit  for that country.  When asked how the 200 mile limit could be  patrolled, Pearsall said Canada would have  the patrol aircraft available when they  receive their Lockheed patrol planes, plus a  joint patrol situation could be worked out with  the U.S. He added he expected the U.S. and  Canadian 200 mile limits to be instituted at  the same time.  Pearsall said he wanted the setting up of  the 200 mile limit to co-incide with an  enlarged salmon enhancement program for  the Canadian coasts.  Don Lockstead, MLA for Mackenzie,  said Wednesday he has asked the  provlncal minister of environment to  rescind tho water lease issued to Halfmoon  Bay Estates Ltd. for a commercial mnrlna  at Porpoise Bny in Sechelt.  Ijockfltcnd said he took this action  because of protests he received a year  ago when tho mnrlna was publicly  discussed and protests ho has received  recently. He did not say how many people  protested.  He also said the wuter lease was  granted against his personal recommendation and that )ic considered the  lease Issuance contrary to good marine  planning In the area.  lie said he hoped the minister would  look Into the circumstances around which  the lease was Issued and asked him If the  matter should bo raised In the legislature.  ' l/oekfilead luul said the loauo wan  Issued against recommendations made by  the province's Fish and Wildlife Department, the federal fisheries and environmental report made by the Department of liuula.  He Bald he "couldn't believe the lease  , was Issued'* as he got deeper Into his In  vestigation surrounding how the Issuance  camo about.  "There was a public outcry against the  mnrlna and petition signed that disagreed  with it; I don't know why this was  neglected."  I��n Vnn Egmond, the owner of Halfmoon Bny Estates Ltd, was Issued a letter  of allowance for a water leaso March 25  and he has started to build a boat mooring  facility and parking lot on tliat lease. He  considers it part of a good housing  development he has planned In Sechelt.  The water lease la for foreshore on Porpoise Buy which Is 150 feet deep and 750  feet wldo.  Because lt Is common knowledge Van  Egmond nnd wife Suznnno were Involved  in the Social Credit campaign for the Dec,  11 provincial election, Ixwkstcad wns  asked If ho thought there was political  Interference In tho Issuance of'the water  lease. '  lockstead wild he luul no intention of  discussing political Interference on tho  public record nnd that he hnd no proof of  such.  But he said, "even If there was no  political interference, the marina should  not liave been approved from a planning  point of view."  Investigations conducted by tho Times  liavo revealed no political interference! In  fact, thcr was a recommendation for the  lease Issuance from the district lands  supervisor before tho election. Tho investigations also pointed out that if the  marina was to be stopped, it was up to tho  Sechelt Village council If the marina en  vironmental Impact was low.  When Van Egmond submitted his  application for a water lease to the Lands  Department two and one-half years ago,  his   proposal   was   given   to   various  The provincial department of environment told Sechelt council Hint the  Van Egmond marina Is not a pollution  liazard and that tho department assumes  Sechelt council represents vlllago  residents in, the marina matter,  In a letter to council, I^irry Sorkln,  district land manager, said he expects  "very llttlo pollution to occur because Van  Egmond's water lease forbids llvc-  nhoards to use the marina nnd because  Van Egmond has stated no gas or oil will  Iks sold from It."  Sorkln was replying to a village query  on what to tell people who complained  about  the marina from an environmental vlow  point. The village liad no technical data on  the environmental Impact of the marina,  Sorkln said, "environmental concern  Is like motherhood.  "It Is easy for someone (to holler  pollution if they wnnt to stop a project but  they should Ikj able to become moro  specific."  On the matter of past and recent public  protest to the marina Sorkln stated "your  council deliberated long, held public  meetings and finally concurred with the  development. I haven't seen any environmental statements on this subject  that stand up to closo analysis,"  Sorkln. answers concern expressed  about the lack of flushing action in the bay  with another question. "If there Is no  pollution what does flushing action matter?" He suggests Uint flushing action  should be good because Uie marina is not  at the end of Porpolso Bay,  He Huid that overcrowding In the l>ay  depends on view point. He asks council for  Its views on what would bo overcrowding.  As far as noise goes, Sorkln suggests  aircraft using the bay make more noise  than boats and tliat boat owners are  required to abide by Federal Boating  regulations.  Sorkln rccoommends to council to ask  complainants about the ninrlnn three  questions.  They arc:  1. What specific type of pollution do  they expect to occur? Wluit are the  pollutants?  2. What damage or environmental  degradation do Uicy expect to occur from  the pollution?'  3. Will It affect marine plant and  animal life? And If so what life?  government environmental agencies for  comment.  tarry Sorkln, district land manager for  the Department of Environment, said last  Tuesday tliat his file on the Van Egmond  water lease contains n letter from the  Federal Fisheries Service'dated July 29,  1975 which stated Uie service had Inspected Uie mnrlna site July 4, 1975 and  that it was Its opinion the proposed marina  would not affect Uie fisheries resource.  Any application for a land or water  lease passes through Sorkln's'hands nnd  ho makes 11 recommendation to Al  Rhondcs,. assistant director of Land  Management who ultimately gives approval or disapproval to an application.  Sorkln said Uiat ho recommended the  Issuance of the water lease by Rhoadcs  September 8, 1975 because the Fisheries  Service had no objection, there appeared  there would be little pollution slnco Vnn  Egmond's mnrlna would cater to no hoaso  Iwats or llve-abonrds and no gas or oil  would bo sold and because he Uiought  mere was no way to evaluate Uie complaint that Porpoise Bay would become too  crowded with the marina,  However it appears Hhoades did not act  ��� See Page A-3  * /  >���  MORE ABOUT...  o Real estate hearing  ���JFrom Page A-l  interests in the land. Both parties agreed.  Cantell "said a priority would be put on  approving the new prospectus filed by  Glenmont Holdings and the other interest in  the land.  The   hearing   was   adjourned   indefinitely. Stan James was not present.  When Cantell was asked after the hearing  whether he had addressed himself to the  problems of the people who had entered  agreements to buy lots and homes but had  either not received title to their land or who  did not have completed homes, he said the  only authority he had was under the real  estate act but that these problems would be  dealt with when the propsectus was re-filed.  He said he considered this a breathing  space for the companies involved in Seaside  Village to clean up the problems.  Munroe asked Cantell at the beginning of  the hearing to have the press excluded.  However Cantell said there1 were only extreme cases when the press need be excluded  from a hearing and that he did not consider  this one of them.  It was revealed that Interfacial Designs  owes money totalling over $150,000 to 21  companies and two government agencies.  Ken Beaton, the business consultant who  compiled the figures on Interfacial Design's  financial position told the hearing he had done  so on facts that were supplied by Bud Gairns.  The financial statement also showed that  Interfacial Designs expects to lose $18,000 on  the construction of 14 homes.  Three members of- the property  association met with the press Friday.  Present were Ron Moorcroft, Bob Haley and  F. Smith. Each have mechanics liens against .  their properties in Seaside Village and two  have been wating some eight months for  proper completion of their homes.  Because they feel it is in their own best  interest to talk to the press while at least  three association members are present, their  statements are attributed here to the  'spokesmen', indicating they were speaking  for the group, not for themselves as individuals.  xThey said they found the hearing confusing and did not know whether Glenmont  would be allowed to sell land again before  their housing problems with Interfacial  Designs were resolved.  They said they were prepared to wait only  30 days for Interfacial Design to take action in  their interests before they would seek help  again.  First they would seek help from the B.C.  Superintendent of Insurance but if no help  was avaUable there, they will take legal  action, they said.  They felt they were In a strong legal  position and that they would not devulge all  their individual grievances to the press  because they felt it necessary, "to keep some  aces in the hole."  The spokesman said four of the 18 parties  they represent are actually in their homes in  Seaside Village and that the rest are waiting  for their homes to be completed. They said  some have been waiting since last summer  when the homes were supposed to be completed.  Referring to Mrs. Bahnman and the recent  publicity she has been given over her unfinished house, they said "she is just a drop  in the bucket and that some people are in a  worse position than her. There are some  really sad stories."  One family apparently moved into their half  finished house because they didn't have the  money to go elsewhere. They lived in the  basement of the house without proper  plumbing facilities while Interfacial Design  worked on the upper level."  The group expressed fear that bad  publicity given to the subdivision would  jeopardize their chances of getting their  homes. This, they said, was the reasonithey  had not talked to the press in the past.  They still are not sure mat Interfacial  Designs will not declare bankruptcy. They  said they had been told by a principal of  Seaside Village that they should; "keep quiet  in the interests of seeing Uie subdivision move  ahead."  On the matter of separate contracts for  land sales and homes, the group agreed that  when they purchased their homes they were  not told they could buy the lot and house  _ separately, although they never asked.  When each of the group purchased their lot  and home, they said they were not shown  copies of Glenmont's prospectus. "We didn't  even know we had the right to sec such a  thing."  Ono reason the cease sale was applied to  Hie PABTHENON  "Tho f Inoat rostaurant In town"  Page A-2  -The Peninsula Times  Wednesday, April 28,1976  BESIDE  BUS DEPOT  COZY CORNER CAMERAS  * camera and darkroom supplies * repairs  * photofinishing * passport pictures  7   886-7822        -   - -   Gibsons  for the best in mobile CB, shop  the nationwide CB supermarket  ���.&A*J^]&&^>&tt*W"*>*>*  the subdivision was the failure to show  purchasers the propsectus and keep receipts  showing purchasers had read it, according to  the insurance superintendent.  ;At the hearing Stewart conceded Glenmont's agents in Seaside Village had not  complied to the real estate act with respect to  showing people prospectuses before September 1975 when the situation, they said.was  corrected.  Most people in the association purchased  their lot ahd house before September 1975.  Moorcroft said that he knows of one family  that will be desperate for a house at the end of  June and he suggested that Bud Gairns  should move out of the house he uses for an  office and give it to these people until their  house is finished.  Although their problems with Interfacial  Designs are many, and have dragged on for  months, they also asked themselves where  the village building Inspector was when they  look at craftsmanship in the homes that they  consider, shoddy.  After the hearing Bud Gairns contacted  the Times. He said the liens by one buUding  supply company had been lifted. That leaves  five other companies with liens against the  * property.  When asked how Interfacial Designs could  miscalculate Its costs and end up $150,000 in  the red on 42 houses, he said he agreed that  the loss was substantial and that it will have,  to be recouped in the company's future  building operations.  He also said that "neither I nor Union  Steamships would allow Interfacial Designs  to go bankrupt."  Although the title of Uie unsold land in the  subdivision is in,Glenmont Holding's name,  Gairns said, "that it only a mortgage and  Stan James still owns the land."  He said, "a complicated management  contract exists between James and Glenmont  Holdings and when the mortgage is paid off,  the land reverts to James."  He said he thought that the B.C. Inspector  of Insurance would approve the new  prospectus before Interfacial Design had to  have all its building contracts up to date.  Cairns had told the press two weeks ago  Interfacial Designs had been re-funded by a  $240,000 loan from Union Steamships.  Stan James, the president of Union  Steamships Ltd., has said numerous times  the Sechelt project is a model of how the  private sector can produce low cost housing.  He said profits were being made off the land  sales and houses.  MORE ABOUT... ,  �� Illegal dumping  ��� From Page A-l  litter problem as bad as now.  On the B and K Logging Road, neat little  piles of household garbage sadly Intermingle  with the walking trails that are being cut in  the woods by the regional board as part of a  park site.  But is not only a question of visual  aesthetics, littering could create a health  hazard. Some garbage on the Band K Logging  Road, for example, is finding its way into  Clack Creek, the- water supply for some  Roberts Creek residents.  "With people dumping all over the place,!  dare say there is a health hazard," says  Mulligan. "There is supposed to be regular  inspection of water supplies but with the  shortage of health inspectors I dqn/t think its  getting done all that often."  In heavy rains, water runs down the  logging road to Clack and Roberts Creeks.  Much of this water runs through household  gargabe picking up pollutants - that could  easily cause hepatitis, says Mulligan.  He believes most littering in the Peninsula's forests can be credited to local  residents too lazy to travel to dumps. He  doubts tourists are responsible for much of it.  Under the powerline stagnant green pools  lie near piles of garbage. A heavy rain would  wash the water in nearby Clack Creek.  Mulligan has rumaged through all the garbage In search of anything that will tip him  off to those responsible for the mess.  "I'm much madder than sickened by the  smell and sight of the garbage, so I look  through If all."  Mulligan says one of his primary  He says It seems his government agency is  one of the few interested in the problem but he  hopes others such as the forestry department  will also attempt to lay charges under the  Litter Act.  responsibilities is to see that forests and  creeks remain unpolluted for wildlife but the  fact is people are using this water too. "It's a  continuing fight to keep the water quality  high."  SECOND PLACE in the recent Pacific  Motorama car show in Vancouver won  Herman Wegener of Sechelt and his  black 1952 Ford Monarch an invitation  to summer car shows in Seattle and  Portland. Wegener placed second in the  altered stock restoring class and was  beaten out by an American model '57  Chev. He's proud of the achievement not  only because he did all the restoration  work on the Ford himself; but because  he drives the car everyday as his  primary source of transportation.  ���Timesphoto  �� Lowest priced ARS/SSB mobile we've seen!  23 AAA Channels and 46 SSB Channels ... More mobile features for  your money. This one really 'gets through'. The linear sideband  circuit greatly multiplies 'talk power' for extended range on SSB.  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Box 375  Socholt, B.C.  885-3255 /���  A--- -;X  "'*X'i:;.'.:  ���yy  T?A  Wednesday, April 28,1976  The Peninsula Times  Page A-3  Coast Chilcotin MP Jack Pearsall dropped  in the Peninsula Times unannounced last  week and the "conversation ranged from  wharves, to Sky Shops,. to the new  Progressive Conservative leader, and to gun.  control.  TIMES: Recently the federal government  offered some local wharves to local governments and were turned down. What happens  now?  PEARSALL: Things will just stay the way  they are. The thing Is, of course, that when  people complain about no one' picking up  garbage on the wharf and that sort of thing,  they are going to.blame the federal government. Well, the federal government aren't  garbage collectors.  TIMES: Do you think there would be any  effort to force the wharves on local government?  PEARSALL; There will be no forcing of.  wharves on local governments.  TIMES: What about through maint-  neance?  PEARSALL: Public works make periodic  Mr. Jack Pearsall  MORE ABOUT...  @ Marina lease.  ��� From Page A-l  Sorkin's recommendation until a report was  received from the Fish and Wild Life Branch  and the Lands Department's environmental  study was completed.  On Dec. 8, eight months after being asked  for its comments, the Fish and Wildlife  Department filed a recommendation that the  lease should not be approved because Porpoise Bay was an important recreational area  and a development of this kind requires a  more detailed impact study, according to  Craig Benson, a technoligist with the habitat  protection service of the branch.  Benson said his agency had no specific  environmental objections to the marina but it  was the branch's policy to encourage total  planning in connection with the coastal environments.  He said the branch preferred not to see a  piecemeal development of the coast, but one  that was consistent a comprehensive  management of the coast.  Sorkin said one reason the lease application was held up for so long was because  of opinion aired publicly last year.  "But from an environmental point of view  I could not object,"  He said that because the application was  submitted long before the provincial election  and the approval came shortly after the  election "it does look bad," but that it was  purely circumstantial.  Al Rhoades said from Victoria Tuesday  the environmental report prepared by his  department, and referred to by Lockstead, on  the marina was submitted to him Jan. 8,1976.  He said the report recommended against the  marina because there would be damage to a  small beach near the marina.  Rhoades said he sent letters to'. Van  Egmond    and     Sorkin  stating   he  was  was prepared to recommend against the  lease for reasons based on the report.  He said he was not prepared to.recommend the lease at that time because he  wanted more information.  Rhoades said that because it was found the  environmental report had so many fundamental technical inaccuracies concerning  the beach and the flow of water that he had to  re-consider his decision and recommend the  lease be approved.  He said Lockstead was upset when he  would not give him a copy of the report. "How  could I give him something that was inaccurate?" (  When asked what affect pubUc opinion had  on his decision to issue the lease Rhoades said  that he, had to assume the village council  spoke for the will of the people. He said he had  the protest petition on file as well as  Lockstead's recommendation against the  marina.  "The village seemed to have amended its  zoning by-law to accommodate the marina  and it voiced no objections to it.  "Had the village objected then the lease  would not have been granted."  The village's new zoning by-law which has  not yet been approved by Victoria accommodates the Van Egmond marina.  Rhoades said the leaso was issued on the  basis of "assumed acceptance by Victoria of  the new zoning by-law."  Ho said tliat Van Egmond had never been  flatly turned down in the years his application  was under review.  On political interference, Rhoades said  .there had been none and that "in fact, this  minister has been conspicuous by his absence."  Van Egmond was issued a letter of  allowunco for his lease March 25. Rhoades  said the complete leaso will not bo Issued until  Vnn Egmond states he accepts the leaso  terms and has a legal survey done on the  waterfront.  Ho snld It Is common practice for a person  to begin work on the basis of a letter of  allowance and he could sco no problem with  the fact Van Egmond has started a land fill  for the murlna'H parking lot.  repairs to the wharves in their rounds.  TIMES: What's your impression of Joe  Clark, the new Tory leader?  PEARSALL: Joe Clark has been thrust  into a make or break situation. He.'s not in an  enviable position. He has to smooth a few  ruffled feathers and appease so many and  pacify others. He's avoided making use of a  number of seniors, fcont benchers. They've  been moved back when it came to selecting  his shadow cabinet and there will have to be  some pacifying there. At the same time, he  didn't choose some of the hot shots, the hot  doggers. Right now he's trying to emcompass  areas where he is weak like Quebec. I was a  little surprised to see that he has looked after  all 14 of the people who ran against him in the  leadership race. He's found positions for  them all.  TIMES: What effect has he had in the  House?  PEARSALL: The discipline has tightened  up the party. That is, it tightens up as long as  he is there. It's still too early to tell what effect he's really having. You need at least a  year to show your real mettle in the house. Of  course, he still over-shadowed by the Old  Master. Trudeau is really the master of the  House.  TIMES: Is there a Liberal leadership  convention upcoming?  PEARSALL: No.  TIMES: Any sign of one?  PEARSALL: No.  TIMES: Hint?  PEARSALL: No.  TIMES: Indication?  PEARSALL: No? ���    -  TIMES: There is a feeling that the  prosecution in the Sky Shops affair was taken  out of the hands of the Quebec judiciary .  because the RCMP were not happy with the  way the Quebec judiciary were handling the  case."  PEARSALL: The RCMP were instructed  by Solicitor General Warren Allmand to  make a complete investigation. That was'  done and the solicitor general was advised  that action could be taken. Now, in Quebec,  they conduct their investigations a little  differently. The evidence is reviewed by a  Quebec supreme court judge and if he feels  there are grounds, then the next steps are  taken.  TIMES: What do you think of the inference .  that the RCMP took the investigation to  Ontario much to the annoyance of the so-  called Montreal Mafia, the Montreal based  power group.  PEARSALL: I have no comment on that.  The number on topic here presently is gun  control I have done radio and television  statements on it and the letters'are still  pouring in.  TIMES: More so than capital punishment?  PEARSALL: I got about eight, no about a  dozen letters regarding capital punishment.  Mind you I know the area has a very high  retentlonist percentage; but on gun control, I  get about 200 letters a week- all against. That  is, they are all opposed to the bill as it  presently is and I must say that I am too,  We are going to have gun controls whether  we like lt or not. This riding has miles of  hunting country. There has to be a bill with  common sense which won't impede. There  are some parts of the present bill which anger  and amaze the average person.  TIMES: Would you call it a 'city bill?"  PEARSALL: It has the implications of  being a city bill. There are problems of  country versus city. The country folk don't  want it the way It is. All the outdoors clubs In  the country hove been sending in presentations, singling out sections they felt were  Improper. The Important tiling is that they  then made Alternative suggestions. A  telegram was sent 16 all outdoor clubs from  (Justice Minister) Ron Bnsford and (Solicitor  General) Warren Allmand inviting the  presentation of briefs. Unfortunately the  telegram wos unclearly worded ond indicated  an invitation to all clubs to give individual  briefs. Tliis, of course, would lie impossible.  The Intention wns for each province to send a  brief, so ten briefs could bo dealt with. It has  to bo on a national basis and they have to be  written briefs. There have been some  changes to the bill already.  , TIMES: What happened at the Law of Tho  Sea Conference?  PEARSALL: I attended the Law of The  Sea Conference as a parliamentary advisor. ,  The conference like most at the UN is a power  struggle. Canada doesn't have that much to  push with: but it does have the expertise on  the subject. We have a good.concept of our   .  fishing industry and our fishing controls are  good, here. It was obvious that we weren't1  going to settle the 200 mile limit at the New  York meeting.. ,v  I reported tliat the Minister of Fisheries.  Romeo LeBlanc, who was coming into the  U.S. as I was leaving. The people at the"  conference knew what I was going to tell him  and they didn't attempt to change my approach.  I told LeBlanc that we had to declare a 200  mile limit. I said I had comitted myself qh  radio that there had to be a 200 mile limit in .;  1976 even if it was unilateral. The following,  day, External Affairs Minister Allah  MacEachen announced Canada was intending to take a serious look at a 200 mile  limit. The following day, the president of the  U.S. declared and signed a 200 mile limit.  That cleared the way for us to go ahead. I  expect in the next two months there will be a  statement.  TIMES: How could Canada patrol a ,200  . mile limit when it can't patrol a 12 mile limit?  PEARSALL: We don't have the ships to  patrol it; but we do have the aircraft. Well,  we will have when the Lockheed thing is  straightened out. With the U.S. declaring we  can have joint participation on patrol. The  U.S. fishermen are no problem. There are  built-in agreements there.  Another thing we must look at is our  salmon enhancement. A? good salmon  enhancement program could take eight years  because of the life cycle of the fish. It is hard  to run a good program with a 12 mile limit.  Canada must push that limit far enough out.  At the conference Russia gave indications  they were changing their opinions. If the  Japanese are witii us and the Russians are  changing their minds, I can't see any  problem.  TIMES: What are you up to?  PEARSALL:   Well,   the   B.C.   federal  Liberal caucus committee will be meeting in  Powell River soon. That consists of the eight  members and five senators ...  TIMES: Including Louis Giguere?  PEARSALL: No, he and Clarence Campbell are in the penalty box presently. There  will, however, be three French Canadian  members attending the caucus. This is the  first time Quebecers have attended a B.C.  caucus meeting. You know, we out here say  the Quebecers are pulling apart the country  and back there, they say we are. It will be  good to have them come out here and have a  " look around.  TIMES: Who's coming. '���/  * PEARSALL: The names haven't been  confirmed yet: but I have a good idea who  will come. Suffice to say they are all  federalists. I want people to sit down and talk  with these young fellows.  ��������� Advt. ���   ; Westersund says  Pills' should be stored in a cool, dark, dry  place; protected from heat, light moisture  and children.  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It will cause, difficulties on  occasion; but we believe that the  business of the people should be conducted before the people.  That is our money which is being  handled and decisions are being made  affecting our land and our future. We  have a right to not only know what  decisions are being made; but how they  are being arrived at.  Meanwhile, a few blocks over sits the  Sechelt Village Hall. Our investigations  of the granting of the lease for the  proposed marina in Porpoise Bay found'  no improprieties; but we did learn that  had Sechelt Council voiced an opposition  to the marina, the granting agencies,  would have looked more closely at the  situation.  Sechelt Council not only ignored local  protests but worded their new zoning  bylaw to allow the marina construction.  We, along with the general public and  apparently one alderman had gone for a  year with the impression that the council  had objected to the marina. Meanwhile  the application was being processed.  What we don't understand is why, in  this day of supposed enlightenment,  would a council carry on in such a  manner blatantly ignoring the opinions  expressed at a public meeting,. in  several letters, by a*local wildlife group  and by interested individuals and  parties. Their actions were done without  making any attempt to explain their  reasons to the groups in opposition.  An interesting juxtaposition.. The  regional government making the public  privy to all its decisions and the formulation thereof and Sechelt council,  placing itself far above the general  public, totally ignoring the public's  opinions.  The regional board opening Its  committee meetings to the press and  public may cause one problem. Earlier  this year, an internal regional board  report concerning ferries was leaked to  the press. Too many people read the  report and believed it to be board policy.  It wasn't and isn't, of course.  In the same recommendations of the  board's various coinmittees do not mean  a thing until they are accepted by the  board  at  one  of the  two  monthly  meetings. This must be understood.  Times staff has been instructed to  make the distinction as clear as possible  in their writing of regional new stories;  but the general public must also be  conscious of the difference.  By the way, we are in total  agreement with the concept of leaking  reports to the press.  Some realities must be faced.  It would be nice for all of the Sunshine  Coast's communities to be a showplace  of finely designed, painted and landscaped single family houses on large  lots; but in light of housing shortages,  land costs, construction costs, mortgage  costs and land restrictions, it just is not  realistic.  Locally, not much can be done about  the first four; but something can be done  about the latter.  Mobile homes, are not pretty. They  can be, of course, with a little owner  care and thought. They are inexpensive,  relatively speaking and although not as  good an investment as a house; they are  a residence, a home.  Mobile homes are presently excluded  from Rl, single family residential  zoning. .  Why are they?  They are single family residential  units with a price range most families  can afford. Also it has been the case that  many people will purchase the lot of  their choice, put a mobile home on it  while they pay off the lot. Then, with the  lot paid for, they start construction of  their permanent home to replace the  mobile home. There have been a large  number of such incidents on the Sunshine Coast and in many of them, the  first residence was little more than an  airstream trailer.  We would suggest that the concept of  a single family residential dwelling is  still valid contingent on mobile homes  being considered single family dwellings  and allowable in RI zoning. This  amounts to elimination of the RI and RII  zoning into a single zone for single  family residences.  In this case, aesthetics must be set  aside to allow familes to cope with the  realities of living here and now.  We're not experts on the real estate  act.  We're a bit baffled by propsectuses  and the fine print of it all.  We do know, however, that there are  a number of residents (and propsective  residents) of Seaside Village in Sechelt  who are not very happy with the way  they have been treated in their business  dealings with the Stan James-Union  Steamships-Interfacial Designs-  Glenmpnt Holdings octopus.  We also know the inspector of insurance has suspended all land sales in  Seaside Village. The inspector has indicated he will not permit sales until  Seaside Village's problems, with the  residents there have been straightened  out.  We support him in this and formally  ask that no more land sales be permitted  at Seaside Village until the existing  situations with all residents there and all  difficulties and disputes have been  ironed out and all grievances, be they  between residents and companies or  between companies, be ironed out to the  satisfaction of the residents.  There are people there who have  invested money in good faith and are  entitled to have their expectations lived  up to. To allow more land sales without  correcting existing problems may lead  to further complications of the situation.  Better to straighten out the present  mess, go back to square one and start  again, even if.it costs the company  $150,000.  Death penalty clucks responsibility  PENINSULA     ,  DATELINE  by Leslie  Yates  "Let's see new  tables, tires, turpentine, treated sewage... Ah  we are - tank cars."  here  UllllllteS by Don Morberg  Sir: After watching the pro and ontl stands  on capital punishment over many months, I  cannot let this Issue drop without saying that,  although I think most of the basic issues nnd  principles were missed, my beliefs are with  tho minority within the Western provinces  that are against It.  In your report on tho meeting on Justice  held recently in Sechelt, I did not notice  mention of any real (JUT issues of social  responsibility. Ry thnt I mean that those who  should have their heads on tho block aro tho  profit hungry sponsors nnd producers of the  porno-vlolcnt type of TV and movie programs  that our young people are weaned upon.  Thesjo programs contain an overemphasis on  competitiveness. They subtly portray condoning of. sleazy business practices, and the  deep frustrations caused by tho contradictions between these prngrnms viewed  dnlly, and the upbringing of our children  according to conventional moral principles  are enough to cause murder, if economic and  emotional pressures build up sufficiently.  History shows that the death penalty is no  deterrent to murder. (Witness such situations  as prisoners bumping cacli other off in San  Qucntin some years ago in the vory next cell  to the dreaded chair cell.)  I am also opposed to death penalties  l>ecause any research clearly shows that tho  percentage of those suspected of homicide  who ore convicted and sentenced to cither life  or capital punishment who have a  background of low Income, of being dark  skinned, In a minority group, or of being one  our own native Indians is out of all proportion  to their numbers In the population. Those  from comfortable upper Income, middle-  class background are often dealt with  leniently, almost apologetically. No ono ha��  yet proven to me that in North America we do  not have a law for the rich and a law for the  poor. The highest percentage of MP's who nro  committed to vote for the death penalty are  from the richer provinces and constituencies  -Interesting! John Daly,  Garden Bny  . I SHOOK my head in disbelief. Could I  really be living this? Here I was, sitting in my  very own living room, watching a hockey  game on my very own television and was  happy because Toronto Maple Leafs were  winning.  As far as I have ever been concerned, the  Tronna Maple Leafs are to hockey what  salmonella is to Christmas.  It started back in the days when the only  hockey games we ever had were the three  weeks the ponds froze over in the gravel pits  back home. We were tough, playing without  pads, protection, insurance, Alan Eagleson,  referees or teeth. Games started at daybreak  and went on until after dark. Although we had  only a three week season, we saw more ice  that Peter Mahovolich's back.  THIS, of course, was back in the days  when more went on before the referee blew  the whistle than after; but that's a matter for  another column.  FOR ATIME, the only access we ever had  to professional hockey was the CBC hockey  broadcasts out of Montreal 'find Toronto.  Being a relatively normal, English-speaking  family the bulk of the tribe threw their vocal  Council changed  minds in face .  of protest  Editor, The Time;  Sir: Belonging to the right political party  and maybe having a bit of money to support it  has been proven many times to pay off, and it  has happened again.  Despite all the public protest, public  meetings and the Sechelt Council voting  against it, Mr. Van Egmond's marina is going  ahead anyway.  The Gibson's Wildlife club was one of those  on record as objecting on environmental  grounds and will continue to protest in the  strongest terms, the flagrant way in which  the objections of our MLA Don Lockstead, the  Fish, and Wildlife branch, the Federal  Fisheries and the Dept. of Lands Branch,  together with those of tho people themselves,  were completely overruled and ignored by  the Sechelt Village Council who apparently  changed their minds about the Marina and  gave the go ahead to Mr. Van Egmond.  Is it any wonder tliat people get cynical  and apathetic about politics, both local and  provincial, when they see tilings like this  liappen right here in their own back yards  and apparently cannot do a thing about It?  If this Is what they call democracy, maybe  it's high time we liad a revolution!  The Executive,  Gibson's Wildlife Club.  Blood clinic  'tremendous'  Editor, Tho Times;  Sir:On behalf of the Co-ordinating Council  I would like to thank you for the splendid  coverage you gave to our recent Blood Donors  Clinic.  The turnout was tremendous.  We would like to thank all those who so  generously gave their blood. As this Is now a  once a year clinic we will look forward to  seeing you all next year.  Our thanks once agnin to all.  P. I-anib  Secretary Co-ordinating Council  Charlotte Raima  Chairman of the Blood Donors Clinic  support behind the Toronto Maple Leafs.  Playing the proverbial pain, I chose toaddmy  solo cheering section to the efforts of the  Montreal Canadiens.  First place, the Stanley Cup, the scoring  title, anything and everything could come  Montreal's way; but if they didn't beat-  Toronto, the season was a dismal failure.  Montreal could be flying high and Toronto in  the dregs of last place; but when they met on  the ice, suddenly all things were equal. Odds  were six to five, take your choice.  BEATING the Toronto Maple Leafs was  all there really was to hockey. Nothing else  mattered: Hot shots teams came and went,  Montreal went up and, down, Toronto had. j3  their day; but the national hockey league was  decided when Davey Keon faced off with Jean  Beliveau at centre ice.  That grew over the years until last week .  when those mangy Maple Leafs were involved in a blood-letting with the Philadelphia  Flyers who make Hells Ang6ls resemble the  Mormon Tabernacle Choir.  Philadelphia, whose motto is 'It is more  blessed to give then to receive', werein the  process of giving another lecture in their  continuing, series of programs on amateur  meat-cutting with the Leafs as the subject;  but they were having a bad night. Captain  Bobby Clark not only missed pre-game meal  of raw meat because he was off his feed; but  early in the gamejhe had lodged his stick in  Borya Salming's gall bladder and Clarke  was unable to extract it, it hindered his play.  Nonetheless Toronto was winning. There's  a story going the rounds that Bernie Parent'  was walking through Toronto when he  stepped out in front of a speeding bus. No  problem, though, the bus went between his  legs. .  The game reminded me Of the time John  Ferguson was asked about a play-off series  between Toronto and Chicago' in the days  when they were both good teams. The winner  of that series was to play the Canadians in the  final. Ferguson commented, "I hope they kill  each other." In those days, of course, it  wasn't taken literally.  THERE I WAS, eating my dinner, hoping  that they cripple each other to the point where  the winner would easily succumb to the  Canadiens. The oddity was that I found  myself hoping Toronto w ould be the survivor  of this game. Never before in my whole life  have I wished victory on anything that wore a  blue uniform; it was all so strange.  THERE IS A REASON why I would have  preferred the survivor be Toronto. You see,  like the snapping turtle which can still bite  though his head has parted company with his  body, any Flyer, even though both arms be  broken, can still perform an amateur  lobotomy by holding the stick between his  gums. A crippled Maple Leaf is only a quarter  of a hockey player because a healthy Maple  Leaf Is only half n hockey player to start w^th.  So there I wos, wishing Toronto would win.  Felt a little strange. I believe there is one  more round of this nbbatolr's conference  before they get on with tho rest of Uie play-off  season.  I KNOW a gentleman ln longdate who is  so old he con remember when players cut  each other with sticks by accident.  I WOULD very much like to sec a Mon-  trcnl-Torohto final series. So would a lot of  othor people. I bet the list is as long ns Davo  Schultz assault convictions.  I THINK lt wns Don Chcvrlcr who, at the  ACTRA awards, said, "I just came from  covering tho Stanley Cup play-offs at Courtroom Number Three."  I HAVE a pretty grizzley prediction hero.  1 predict thnt the 1977 Stanley Cup play-offs  will see a scries called off nnd defaulted  because of uncontrollable violence on the Ice  (and between Uie players and fans as well, for  that matter.)  The stern face of the law cracked a smile  in Sechelt provincial court Wednesday, In  doing so, it raised questions concerning the  .  justification of legal aid cutbacks.  ��� It was all over a seemingly simple parking  ticket.. *     ',"';'  . Neil Hudson, a B.C. Ferries employee, had  intentions of making a guilty plea with a very  lengthy explanation (who doesn't) to a  parking ticket he had.been blessed.with in  Granthams Landing. -. - _  But there was a problem. The crown  counsel,  Hugh McCallum,  had not  yet  received the necessary documents from  Victoria that told everyone, including Neil,  ' that the vehicle dunned with the parking  - ticket actually belonged to the accused.  Now when vital pieces of evidence like that  are missing the court has three obvious  choices. The crown can seek and get an adjournment to another day in the hopes, it can  compile all the evidence, the accused can  ..admit the vehicle is his and the case can  proceed or the judge can throw the whole  matter out of court because he feels it is insignificant and it monopolizes valuable court  time and energy. In other words, if the crown  is going to summons people to court, it should  be ready to proceed unless it is has an excellent excuse.  , In this case, typically stern Judge Ian  Walker could not toss it out of court unless  Neil refused, to admit the ticketed vehicle  belonged to him. This bit of legal logic was  obvious to some but it evaded Neil completely. He seemed willing tovoluntarlly state  the vehicle was his, much to the crown's  satisfaction.  After admitting to his confusion, Neil  verbally mused to the judge, "If the crown  was eventually going to get the necessary  evidence from Victoria, then I might as well  admit the vehicle is mine." r  Upon hearing that Judge Walker rolled  forward on his chair, looked down from on  high, and said "why admit to anything? It Is  up-to the crown to prove the vehicle belonged  to you."  Neil's confusion multiplied. Old catch-22.  If he didn't admit the vehicle was his, what  could happen today if he didn't admit  ownership would just take place another day.  He thought for a second, went a little red and  then finally turned to those in the bleachers  with a puzzled look on his face.  Ripples of laughter began to emerge from  the spectators and those awaiting their 'turn'  before the court.  "You mean to say," Neil began slowly,  "That if I say my truck doesn't belong to me,  I'm not going to be fined for the parking  violation."  "You can't say your truck isn't yours,"  exclaimed the judge, "that would be lying."  More giggles from the spectators. (Normally  the judge-forbids the quietest sneeze inJhis  court.) Neil's face turned a brighter crimson.  This spot of legal ludicracy was becoming  embarrassing.  "All I'm saying," said the judge, "is that if  you had a lawyer he would tell you not to  admit to anything."  "Well, I'm not about to get a lawyer for  this," Neil stated flatly. I'm a lawyer," said  the judge, "andl don't think you should admit  anything."  The judge's serious legal face, the im  partial fascade presented to all wrong doers,  was being betrayed by slight quivers above  his lip. ,   ,  Playing the straight man role and trying to  save his case from total ruin, McCallum stood  up and asked the judge: "Are you a member  of the B.C. Bar Association?"  . Those in the audience were rolling off their  chairs about now and no doubt were, wondering, why they had never come to court to  watch before.  The court clerk was thinking about selling  tickets at the door.  The judge indicated he wasn't a member  of the B.C. Bar, but that he was a lawyer.  . "What do you want to do?", asked the  judge.     . ~  Neil, didn't know.  The judge spied local legal counsellor  Robert Reid sitting in the cheering section  and asked him if he would, as a friend of the  court, give some advice to Neil over the  morning adjournment. Reid agreed, good  public and judicial relations and all that.  Reid explained that the judge appeared to  be looking for a way to throw the parking  ticket out of court. Neil hadn't quite grasped  that possibility.  When the court re-convened, Nell admitted nothing and the parking ticket was  dropped. Next time Neil gets a parking ticket,  I think he'll just pay it.  Besides adding a little humour to what is  normally the sedate operation of drinking  drivers and petty michief makers making  their restitution to society, the great parking  ticket case does have broader ramifications.  A parking ticket isn't a serious matter,but  here was a man which easily could have been  you and I, who was ready to plead guilty when  he was not legally,guilty ��� yet.  A person is innocent in this society until  proven guilty ��� and 'proven' is the catch  -word. Most believe that if they think they are  guilty they are in fact guilty. That's not  necessarily the case. An accused must be  legally guilty and even with this simple  parking ticket it took a lawyer to point this out  to a legal layman.       <  I'm not saying Hudson should have had a  lawyer for his parking ticket, but what if the  matter had been more serious and Hudson  could not have afforded a lawyer (and the  judge was not so unusually benevolent?  Legal Aid in this province has been cut  back by over a $1 million. Cut to the point  where no person charged with summary  convictions will be able-to-receive aid.  Most summary convictions, which carry  at the most, a maximum penalty of $500 or six  months in jail or both, can leave a person  marred witii a criminal record.  When points of law, as Neil illustrated, can  be so confusing, where is the moral wisdom in  cutting back legal help to those who cannot  afford it? Forty-six per cenjt of all legal aid  cases which went to trial in 1975 ended up  being acquitted. Over four out of 10 people  who fought the charge police had given them  were found to be not guilty.  It is interesting to speculate what difference a lawyer made to the fact these  people were acquitted. Without legal help,  how many have pleaded guilty because they  believed they were guilty as charged and just  wanted to get it over with. A lot, I think.  nsicie  Straight'      by Jock Bachop  No doubt the Easter Parade and dance  held recently In the Legion in Madeira Park  has been covered properly by my friend and  colleague, Doris Edwardson; but as'I was  working behind the bar that evening, I  couldn't help overhearing the nice things  being said about the local 'Harbour Lites' and  the home townchoir who won an award at the  recent music festival. They may not be'  professionals but they sure come up with  great sounding music.They are working their  butts off to entertain us and deserve all the  support and encouragement we can give  Uiem. In my book they are tops.  The day after the dance was dear heart's  birthday, so responding to not very subtle  hints, we went out for dinner accompanied by  another couple who are friends and neighbours and having heard good reports about  the cafe at Irvines Landing Marina decided to  give It a whirl.  I have to admit the reports were accurate,  I enjoyed my meal and all tho trimmings and  left a vastly happier man. As they are wont to  say in the 'old country', it was a grand scoff.  Try it, you'll like It.  How cheap Is life? Very intriguing  question, no? Let me explain. Two local  youths, Alan Stlglitz and Bob Kobus were  enjoying some fishing near the A frame (well  known area to local fishing buffs) when they  spotted a capsized boat. They quickly Investigated and rescued two men who said  Uicy hod been In the water for 10 minutes.  After the rescue it took the boys three  hours to tow the boat back to where the men  had come from. In appreciation of what the  boys had done for them tho men presented  each of the rescuers with a rod nnd reel. Fair  enough, It wos a small enough price to pay for  the rescue of themselves nnd the salvage of  their bout but It at least showed they Were  grateful.  The next act of this rapidly becoming  sordid drama shows the return of the men  next day who then took back the gifts thoy had  given in npprcclntlon of being saved nnd to  salve their conscience gave the boys five  dollars each.  Ixird knows the boys were thinking only of  fellow humans in distress when they raced to  Uie rescue not of monetary award; but they  must Ikj wondering wliat kind of people they  pulled out of the briny.  Well I may be wrong, but I think I have a  pretty good idea of the type of people they  are. I think they were the kind of persons who  when finding themselves in a desperate  situation promise themselves and God  everything and anything if only He will get  them out of the jam they are in. When they  are rescued and have had time to dry out and  recover, they liave a remarkable change of  heart and manage to convince themselves  that, they really were not in any danger after  all. Also,,the fishing outfits were expensive  and too good for kids.  What the hell, give 'cm a few bucks - that  will keep them happy.  I sometimes complain about today's youth  but this episode makes me more than ever  understand why the young look askance at us  adults.  If all this makes you feel sick, how do you  think one ot the boys felt when one of the men  rescued threw up all over him?  Oh well, the reports I liave say the men  were not local. I guess I would not have  believed the story If they had been. I expect  that explains everything ...  I notice local volunteer help Is hard at  work splitting and shaping the rock needed ln  the coming erection of Uie Cenotaph. Please,  if anyone can spare the time, contact the  legion and offer your help. Now that it Is  tourist tlmo again, tlie ferries nro hard  pressed to keep up with'the flow of traffic  frantically cliarglng to the Sunshine Coast.  I talked to local resident Paul Barabash  who had to make a trip to 'Big Smokey' Just  beforo the Easter weekend.  No problem getting Uicrc but coming back  lie encountered the ferry lineup at the fairly  new bridge on tho Squamish highway.  Paul has a good command of the English  language and I Imagine from talking to him  he surpassed himself, but anyway, ho decided  to go back to town, take a hotel room and try  again nt around 5 a.m, the next morning. This  ho did arid setting off confidently nt tho break  of dawn was astounded and mortified to find  himself in the lineup at almost the same spot  on tho highway he had loft In disgust tho day  before. I guess Paul made up some new words  then.  I hate to think what it's going to be like,  during the summer. / ������:���  ' 'j  _ /  Wednesday, April 28,1976       The Peninsula Times    Page A-5  6TH ANNIVERSARY!  tiring our Birthday Sale, w  marking down these area r  \  close as we can get to our  L  'lib  No one can halt inflation completely, but we're trying! All the items  listed below are very similar to advertised specials for our Grand  Opening six years ago. Compare prices and see what you're saving!  Grand  Opening  Price: ..,  in Antique Gold. A level loop rubber back,  tough and hard wearing. Reg. $95.40.  ��ofi  in Roman Gold. A three colored mixture     Grand  acrilan high-low sheer tipped loop pile. Reg.     Opening  $234,126. Prlco: ..,  $49  95  6th  Anniversary  Price:   $i!04  6th  Anniversary  Price:   ��12 x 7 PANCBNG JLIOHTS  In Burnt Sugar. Two-tone embossed  cut     Opening       ^JfCf|95  loop. Beautiful I Reg. $195. Price:....;.   ������ ,w  .'��*���;������,. ���'���N$'1  Anniversary ^  Prlcot ��������������������������������  �� 12x 11'9" FINAL Tl  ' Grand  in Fire Red. High quality Saxony, anti-static,     Opening  thick heavy pile. Reg. $240. Price   �� 12 x 9 SYNC0PATI0!  IUCH  $QQ50  6th  Anniversary  Price:   In Inca Gold. Cut pile and loop embossed  design. 501 Dupont nylon. Reg. $204.  Grand  Opening  Price: ..  $Q9&5  92  6th  Anniversary  Price:   12 x 9 SHASTA M  In Pinto. Cut loop design, 3 tono color, thick     Opening  heavy undorpad attachod.  Rog,  $139.95.     Price:...  in the six years we have  been 'here*' we've offered  savings, service and wide  selection';..*  and   this   sale   is, no  ���, \  exception.  Our Policy:  After 15 years in business in Vancouver and six more years here on the  Sunshine Coast, our thorough knowledge of the flooring industry makes  us well equipped to advise you on any floorcovering problems. All- installations of carpets and linoleum are done by our own qualified floor  - mechanics. All workmanship is fully guaranteed and any complaints will  be promptly looked after to the full satisfaction of our customers. All  floorcoverings carry the 100% guarantee of manufacturers.  For your convenience, we carry the following complete lines:  CARPETS  Harding  Bigelow  Burlington  Celanese  Crossley Karastan  Armstrong  Trend Carpets  Richmond  UftOLEUiS  Armstrong ��� we,are an Armstrong Floor  Fashion Centre Dealer which means a  written guarantee on all installations and  materials with the Armstrong label, a  complete showing of all Armstrong lines,  and for your convenience a color coordinator to make selections easier the  interior decorator way.  G.A.F. Cushion Floors   .  Congoleum Cushion Floors  KITCHEN CARPETS:  fHany designs and colors  !.7.95 and $9.95  sq.yd.  %m  95  6th  Anniversary  Price:   Birthday Bargains by the Yard!-  GRACIOUS TOUCH  Tack dyed, cut loop at tho affordable lovol. One of tho  finest qualities In It's class. Five colore Mother of Poarl,  Rusty Autumn, Vintago Champagno, Brass Groan, Now  Penny, This carpot regularly priced at $14.95 aq. yd.  GASLIGHT  100% autoclavod hoat sot nylon. Sculpturod wilh a soft  Saxony appearance. Short, donso cut and loop with tone on  tono coloration. Good resiliency, ease of maintenance,  oxcollont woarablllty and flvo colors to choose from:  Sundanco, Shadow Groon, Orange Wood, Cranborry,  Cmbor. Sugg, rotall $16.95 sq. yd.  SAXONY SPECIAL  Heavy quality Saxony In solid Colors. Burnt Avocado,  Treasure Gold, Pocan. Sugg, retail $16.40 sq. yd.  6th  ,  Anniversary  Price:  ���q. yd.....  $1 ^95  6th  Anniversary  Price I  sq. yd   95  6th  Anniversary  Price:  sq. yd. ...  $1 H95  Ail sales final���no further discounts ��� no returns or cancellations T?fM''';:'  ��� v  A  Happenings around the Harbour  Doris Edwardson 883-2308  FOUR LEAF CLOTHIERS  Bob and Leona Lee will be opening their  hew store in Madeira Park on Saturday, May  1 at 10:30 p.m. They have named it "The Four  Leaf Clothiers' and will be specializing in  clothing for men, women and children.,  Coffee and do-nuts will be served and there  are mystery door prizes. Just put your name  in the hat, ypu may win.  DRIER THAN YOU THINK  Because of orders from the Forestry Dept.  the fire season is two weeks earlier this year.  It started on April 15.  Posters are up all through the Pender  Harbour district and fire permits may be  obtained Tuesday and Saturday mornings  from Mr. Ed Wiggins; Johnson Road,  Madeira Park. Phone 883-2485.  LIONS CLUB  A Casino Night will be held in the Pender  Harbour Community Hall May 15,1976 at 8  p.nr There will be Black Jack, Bingo, Over  and Under, Roulette and other games of  chance. Refreshments will be available.  Tickets are limited and may be purchased  from Lions Club members. \  All proceeds go back into the community.  Recently the Lions Club built two additional  school bus shelters, one at Bryan Road near  Silver Sands and the other on Francis  Peninsula. Another is to be built for Claydon  Road at Garden Bay.  GOING ONCE, GOING TWICE, SOLD  The Pender Harbour Lions Annual Auction  will be held May 1 in the Community Hall  commencing at 6:30 p.m. If you have any  items in your attic, closet, or basement that  . you no longer need, the Lions will gladly take  them for their auction. Phone 883-2458.  Auctioneer will be Roger Allen.  LEGION BRANCH 112  People had to be turned away at the doors  of the Legion on Saturday of the Easter  weekend, as by 9:30 p.m. nearly all the  allotted seating accommodation was filled.  They aU came to hear the Harbour Lights  band and listen to the Pender Harbour Choir  conducted by Frank Postlethwaite.  Dave Pritchard held the annual Easter  , Bonnet Parade and many ladies were present  with their various creations. Peg Hoskins  took first prize, Doris Edwardson second and  Sunni Charbonneau third. Judges were Alan  Thompson and Bob Keen.  LADIES AUXILIARY  A Spring Bazaar and Tea was held in the  Legion Hall on April 10 by the Ladies  Auxiliary to Branch 112. Winner of the rod  and reel was Peter Reid of the Peninsula  Times. The ice cooler was won by Bill Van de  Braak of Sechelt. Food hamper by Muriel  Stiglitz and the plant which was donated by  Jim Murray of Holiday Market was won by  Grace Elliot. Stacey Wiley won the Raggedy  Ann doll.  HONOR ROLL  The Pender Harbour Secondary School  Honour Roll as of April 15,1976. Perfect score  is 7.0. ;  Grade 12 ��� Jim Cameron 5.6, Gail  Dobrindt 6.0, Mike Kammerle 6.4, Maureen  Langsford 6.2, Marjory MacKay 5.8, Susan  Rae 5.8.Grade 11 ��� Kelley Mair 5.8, Martin  Knutson 5.8. Grade 10��� Russell Cameron 5.6,  Debbie Carswell 6.8, Kathy Lloyd 6.3, Sharon  MacKay 6.2, Nancy Potter 6.0, Tony Potts 6.3,  Shane Renouf 6.7. Grade 9 ��� Sandra  Jorgensen 6.3, Jackie Scott 5.8, Lhevinne  ' Talento 6.7. Grade 8 ��� Tracey Houghtaling  5.7, Jennifer Wilcox 5.8. .���  SUCCESSFUL EVENT  The Lady Lions wish to thank everyone  who helped to make their bake sale a success.  They raised $106.75 on the sale of all goodies  so generously donated by the "Ladies" and  purchased by all you good people.  The raffle of the 'Easter delight cake' was  won by Sheila McCann. A special thanks from  the Ladies goes to Morley Luscombe of the  IGA for his co-operation and also the Royal  Canadian Legion Branch 112 for the loan of  tables and chairs. Proceeds will go to their  Pender Harbour Lions to help in their community projects.  LONG TIME Pender Harbour resident  Doris Edwardson will be taking over  'Happenings Around the Harbour' from  Jock Bachop. Jock will continue to write  his 'Inside Straight' column in his  inimitable fashion and Doris will handle  things for the events column. She can be  contacted at 883-2308.      ���Timesphoto  EGMONT  The former SJkookum Chuck Cafe Is now  the Lonesome Duck Inn Cafe and is leased,  along with the store by a pleasant young  couple, Barry and Mildred Venables, who  also do their own cooking and their cafe is  open from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. dally. They are  situated at the Egmont Marina which is now  owned by Joe and Trudy Mueller.  A few weeks ago Phyllss Knutsen appealed to local residents and organizations to  help with May Day preparations, aa the same  peopls have been oh committees for quite a  few years and it was time that other folks took  ;>  interest in this annual event.  As a result, many of tho Pender Harbour  Secondary students aro going to help with the  celebration. Executive���chairman, Mrs. Pnt  Hoff; vice chairman, Mrs. Diane Gough,  secretary, Kim Small, treasurer, Mrs.  Maureen Lee. Pender Harbour Secondary  School, May King, Dan Stevenson. May  Queen, Kelly Mair. Madeira Park Elementary School, May Queen, Wendy Leo. At-  tcntants, Theresa Penson. Sclina Kammerle,  Betty White, Hazel Held, Dana Bosch. F|owor  girls, Lisa Parker, Kcster Tomklcs, Sherlo  Murray, Tracey Dcanc, Michelle Beardmorc,  Vicky Wilkinson. Retiring Queen, Corlnne  Brown.  EVENTS  On Saturday, Mny 15,1970 at 9 n.m. there  will be n Fishing Derby, then Row Boat Races  at 11 n.m. and n Soap Box Derby nt 1 p.m. The  Recreation Class from Pender Harbour  Secondary School nnd mnny students will be  helping to'organize, these events.  Friday, May 21 there will be a Teen Dance  from.9 p.m. to 1 n.m. Their music will be n  band from Roberts Creek called "Up The  Creek".  Saturday, May 22 - Pender Harbour Lions  Pancake Breakfast at 8 a.m. Tlw parade will  start at 9:30 a.m., ceremony nt U a.m. Al  Lloyd will be Master of Ceremonies. The  Community Band will be playing nnd after  the crowning of the Mny Queens nnd nvvnrd.s  for the parade, the grade 2 and 3 students will  begin the May Pole dancing.  When the concession stands open, the  Hamburger King will be there to cook your  burgers. Kelly has volunteered to cook all day  as long as there's people to buy them. The  'sports competition starts at 1 p.m.  From 12 noon to 4 p.m. there will be a  carnival organized by the Outdoors Club of  the Pender Harbour Secondary School and  held ih the Community Hall. Bingo games will  start at the same time. The Junior Baseball  game at 4 p.m. and Senior at 5 p.m. The May  Queens and their attendants will be the guests  of the Ladies Auxiliary to Branch 112 of the  Royal Canadian Legion at the Legion Hall  where their dinner will be served.  The Peters boys will be playing music for  the Junior dance which starts at 6 p.m. until  7:30 p.m. The adult dance is from 9:30 until  1:30 a.m. with a buffet and bar, music by Al  Marsalles. Admission $10 per couple or $5 per  person.  FAREWELL  Our local friendly telephone man will be  leaving this area shortly. Bill Bomford is  being transferred to Victoria, says it may be  around July 12.  B.C. HOTELS ASSOCIATION  The B.C. Hotels Association Luncheon was  held in the Pender Harbour Hotel dining room  on Thursday, April 22 at 11:30 a.m.  President of the B.C. Hotels Association is  Frank Burger, who resides in Victoria, B.C.  and who owns the Kings Hotel there. He said  this is the first time there has ever been an  out of town president. B.C. Hotels office in  Vancouver has a staff of six employees, and  Lloyd Manuall is the executive vice president  and the labour relations man.  The B.C. Hotels Association represents 400  hotels, investments of $800 million, $300  million revenue, $75 million payroll and 15,000  employees. One third of the hospitality in B.C.  is created through the hotel industry.  There are 33 directors at large. Those  present at the luncheon were from Cran-  brook, VeYnon, Hazelton, New Westminster,  Langley, Victoria, Vancouver and Prince  George. The mid-year directors meeting will  be in Victoria, B.C. on Monday and the annual  meeting of the B.C. Hotels Assoc, will be ih  Vancouver, B.C. towards the end of October  1976.  After Burger had welcomed everyone, he  said it was a real pleasure to be on the Sechelt  Peninsula, and mentioned, "Hospitality is the  name of our game."'He told Roy Bell, one of  the Pender Harbour Hotel owners, they were  doing a fine job of renovating their premises,  which will be all finished by the time the first  annual fishing derby rolls around.  Joah Westonburg of the Kinsmen  Rehabilitation Foundation of B.C. told  Burger they were all fine people in the Hotels  Assoc., and talked about the Salmon Derby  and hoped it wpuld be the event of the year.  Chief Khot-La-Cha of the Capllano Indian  Reserve was present. He was on his way to  Lund as he is visiting the coastal Indians with  regard to Habitat.,Roy Bell of tho hotel invited the Chief to be one of the judges for the  derby, and he said he would come in full  Indian dress. He has already been official  judge for Indian beauty contests.  Guests at the luncheon were Bob Oddette,  Bob Preset, Joan Westonburg, Jerry Warner,  Doris Edwardson and Yvonne Sullivan.  PageA-6 ���   The Peninsula Times  Wednesday, April 28,1976  Former alderman  Reg Atherton  dies in Sechelt  Funeral services were held Friday for  former Vancouver alderman Reg Atherton,  74, who had been living in retirement at  Sechelt.  He died April 19.  Born in London, England, Atherton was  educated in Alberta and B.C. and was a  certified general accountant. He. was  president of Harris Investments Ltd. and  chairman of the Board of Trade's real estate,  insurance and financial bureau.  He was a trustee and chairman for the  Vancouver School Board from 1953 until 1957,  when he entered city hall politics.  Atherton was an alderman for seven years  from 1957 and he retired to Sechelt in 1969.  From 1959 to 1961 he was active in a  campaign for electoral reform of civic  politics, pushing, unsuccessfully for a 30-  member city council.  Atherton also tried to enter the provincial  legislature three times as a Conservative  candidate in Vancouver-Point Grey but was  unsuccessful.  In 1970, Atherton was made a freeman of  the City of Vancouver.  He is survived by his wife Virginia, son  Jay or Ottawa, and daughter, Mrs. Myrna  Waller of Victoria.  Service was held at Boal Chapel, 1505  Lillooet, North Vancouver.  The Alliance, comprised of the Sechelt,  Squamish and Musqeam Bands, hosted a  workshop on Economic Development on  Indian Reserve Lands at the Squamish Band  office in North Vancouver.  Bands who are planning development of  band land were invited to send representatives to exchange ideas and experiences  and to discuss problems encountered in the  various stages of development.  Although the weather was extremely bad,  the workshop was well attended and band  representatives from Alert Bay, Vancouver  Island, the Fraser Valley and the Lower  Mainland had the opportunity to discuss  candidly the problems of the development of  lands which are held in trust by the Crown.  The involvement of Indian Affairs and  Justice Department came in for sharp  criticism at times and the need for more band  involvement and input was strongly urged by  the bands who have had experiences in  dealing with, both Indian Affairs and Justice  personnel.  The workshop, in the opinion of those in  attendance, was worthwhile and should be  convened on a regular basis.  Hallmark scented candles, many sizes and  colors, just received ��� Miss Bee's, Sechelt.  ffllalifiSlowll  We may not have silver bells or  cockle shells, but we will have  ��    Bedding Plants  ��    Seeds  ��    Shrubs  at  our Spring Tea,  Plant  and  Flower Sale.  Don't miss our Bake Table  Come and visit with old friends  Admission   75c.  Saturday, fHay 8th  Old Legion Hall  Door Opons ��� 2 p.m.  |p|fff��|mg^  ���:Neyert|e  ifrozeri:!-  Grade.  Canada Grade 'A' Beef  Cross Rib  Fresh! Regular  !"yje.*^m��u ^jiu��^LJf��iWLWi.J.,swiiae|iijiui�� ijw��oLWMaiiwufiwj^.'iaj*'lvsJWjiuuu<ii8J'w>iM��Mj liwkBa^uij'twji^uwj.igvvw.ar'iMWW.J-g.wjuiuitiiui.'jiiiiiii uaumu1  fa'  ^SHA^^        * ���*'�� ��� s * ��� * ��� ���  4 wvrtit4t��tnmM*M>ir>  iM����*fei��p^a  *���*�������� i* tma**iMU+ym*itni���*f-+iMfWh*  mme^*���m*J*���������!������*��������-�����* **' ^n^i^wwi w ������M��.����i  m  -"-������������������� ���,,|- ���,,  ^  XAA/y,  Island Gold, Sllcod, Crushed, Tidbits  19 oz. tin.  ORANGE FLAVOI  CRYSTALS  Garden  Gate,  3 ox.  pkgs.  SWEET MIXED  PICKLES S����.  TIMBER DAYS COMMITTEE wlshos to oxtond a hearty invitation to  rosldonts, clubs and sorvlco organizations of tho Sunshlno Coast to  participate In and attend our  4th ACTUAL SECHELT TIMBER DAYS CELEBRATIONS  Application forms for participation aro now available from tho  various merchants In Socholt for:  * .PARADE * MOTORCYCLE ENDURO  ��� SOAP BOX DERBY  Date: May 23rd & 24th  BAYER.  ASPIRIN    48'.  MANDARIN  ORANGES SSI. 2w  KERNEL Malkln's or  UHil   12 on.tins      L   for  CAKE  iiXES ^c?rr?:,        "    - ���   ���              ��� ���  ...ii  i.   i .i   ii -.i linn i  CHARCOAL  BRIQUETS "XXX  WAGON  WHEELS SS&**...  FISH STICKS  Rupert Brand, 14 oz. pkg.  , .... jor  Dollar  PRICES EFFECTIVE:  Thurs, April 29 to Saturday,  LIL FRAZER  885-2894  for furthor Information contact  BETTY CAUI  885-2762  CORDON STEMSON  885-2908  LUCKY DOLLAR FOODS  Phone 886*2257  Gibsons/B.C.  We reserve the right  to limit quantities.  FOOD  RED & WHITE FOODS  Sechelt/B.C.  Phone 885-9416 /  y  ..    S  ENINSULA  Section B  Wednesday, April 28,1976  Pages 1-8 v   r-      j.  cii ra  The province's department of environment has rapped Sechelt council for  placing large rocks on the village's waterfront.  Don Hehn, regional land manager, told  council his department "regrets the  disposition of rock fill, which occurred in  trespass, on the beach fronting Sechelt."  "We believe the large rocks present a  hazard to the public, block access to the  beach and detract from the beach's aesthetic  features." ���  Hehn said storms will wash the sand and  gravel from the boulders increasing the  danger and this will result in -constant  maintenance.  He said the high water mark seaward is  the property of the provincial crown and that  his department requires that permission be  obtained for the purpose of placing a structure or fill on the foreshore.  "We will not allow further dumping. If this  should occur again the person or organization  responsible will be asked to remove it."  The only alderman to comment on Hehn's  remarks at Wednesday's meeting was  Morgan Thompson. He said the village had  done a similiar rock fill eight years ago and  no government agency said anything.  The village used rock from a department,  of highway's road blasting operation to  reinforce the beach. It allocated $5000 for  machinery to dig the rocks into the foreshore.  Gibsons bypas  f% 'not scheduled'  According to MLA Don Lockstead,  rerouting of Highway 101 around Gibsons and  continued reconstruction of the highway to ,  Pender Harbour are not in this yearns highways budget.  In a letter to Gibsons Village Council, the  MLA said that he had not been able to receive  any information from the department of highways until the provincial budget was tabled.  Lockstead said that since the budget was  presented, he met with department of highways management with regard to capital  highway programs for this constituency. It  was in this meeting he learned the two  projects, which had been previously committed to, were not to be in this year's  program.    '���   . .  Lead-zinc deposits at Pine Point, located  500 air miles north of Edmonton, were  discovered as early as 1898 when prospectors  heading for the Klondike met Indians who had  fashioned musket balls and fish weights from  the metal.  The regional board's planning committee  recommended Thursday that regional  district staff act to correct by-law violations  they see.  This recommendation seems to have  resulted from people asking the regional  tinder gov  Two local youths pleaded guilty to offences  under the government liquor act in Sechelt  provincial court Wednesday and were fined  $25 each.  Gary Gow, 17, was charged with, being a  minor in possession of liquor after the car in  which he was a passenger was searched by  RCMP in Blue River, B.C. on March 23. The  case was transferred to Sechelt.  The court was told police found 19 bottles  of beer in the car and that the others in the car  were also under 19 years old.  When Judge Ian Walker asked Gow what  he and his friends were doing with the beer,  Gow replied they were thirsty.  Walker said "you should have been  drinking pop or milkshakes at your age."  Morton Graham, 17, was charged with  being a minor in a licensed premise while  Gibsons RCMP were on a routine check at the  Peninsula ;Hetel March 27.   The court was told Graham was asked for  indentif ication by police as he was leaving the  bar room at 1:20 a.m.  When Graham refuted evidence submitted  by the crown counsel that suggested he was  under the influence of alcohol, Judge Walker  asked the RCMP officer who laid the charge  to take the stand.  Judge Walker said the question of whether  Graham had been drinking would have a  bearing on the sentence.  Const. Jeff Cramer said that Graham  showed signs of impairment and, it was his  opinion that he had been drinking.  Walker said he had no alternative but to  accept Cramer's testimony although Graham  still said he was not drinking.  Judge Walker gave him two months to  pay.  cSiool board  nlv 'informei  I W   '  of subdivisions  Both Sechelt council and the regional  board's planning committee are willing to  advise the board of subdivision  proposals oh the Peninsula but both agreed  the school board should not be added to the  long list pf government agencies that are  Involved In the subdivision approval process.  At Thursday's planning committee  meeting, Sechelt's regional director Morgan  Thompson said there arc a possible 28  agencies that could get involved with subdivision approvals.       ,  Planner Adrian Stott sold he thought tho  school board was seeking ways of getting help  from developers for schools.  Thompson added: "I'm a subdlvldcr and I  feel there Is enough to go through."  Area B director Peter Hoemberg sold he  thought If tho school board wos advised of  subdivisions and It foresaw a problem, "It  would let that problem be known to tho  regional board."  School board had asked all government  agencies on the Peninsula to pass thcjip-  propriate by-laws to have oil subdivisions  come before the school board for Its approval.  At Sechelt council meeting Wednesday  alderman Dennis Shuttleworth snid that  additional obstacles to subdivision approvals  are not to be welcomed but lie said ho thought  the school board should be Informed of new  subdivisions.  board why they don't enforce then: own bylaws.  Both both chairman John McNevin and  Area B director Peter Hoemberg said they  had been askedthis question numerous times.  Hoemberg said that either the regional  board should enforce its by-laws or .toss them  out.  "There seems to be a double standard,  sometimes they are enforced and other times  they are not. In the past nothing was really  done until there was a neighbours' feud and  the board was forced to act on a complaint."  Sechelt's director Morgan Thompson  queried the group: "Youmean we should hire'  someone to enforce the by-laws?"  Hoemberg said he. didn't think the board  needed to hire anyone,'but that the board  should be consistent.  "We should instruct the staff to act on  violations they see and not wait until there  have been numerous complaints received  over one infraction.  "If we, the staff, see an infraction and it is  ignored, then we are condoning the infraction."  Regional planner Adrian Stott added that  people who comply with by-laws are being  penalized when no action is taken against  those who don't.  "People know that if they violate by-laws  their chances of getting away with it are  good. This board has prosecuted about one  person since its inception," he said.  Gibsons director Jim Metzler agreed with  a directive being sent to all staff instructing  them to act on violations but he did see the  need for some flexibility..    . v   , .    ��-��.  SLOWLY TAKING SHAPE after the  disasterous fire which levelled the  stucture last fall is Hart Crosby's  shakemill on Highway 101 in Roberts  Creek. The former' Boser, Cedar  Products mill' is ��� now being reconstructed on the original site after the  owner received a land-use contract from  the regional board. Crosby said he ex-  "��** __ _ ���_  spects to have the mill operating in  three months. There will be some  changes in the way wood will be handled  at the mill, Crosby said, adding that he  has a plan whereby the- burner at the  back of the mill would be eliminated.  Here Crosby works in the interior of the  first part of the mill to be reconstructed.  n       ���Timesphoto  p Occidental Life  885-3438  P.O. Box 1278 Sechelt _  YMCA rezoning  'up to promoters'  The regional board's planning committee  recommended Thursday, to the board that if  there is to be a re-zOning of the YMCA sub-;,  division in Langdale, then it should be up to  the promotors who sold the land to ask for it.  Residents of the subdivision had asked the  board to change the zoning in the area from  R2 to Rl because they bought their property  with the impression it was zoned Rl.  Residents apparently became upset over  the zoning after they found mobile homes  were being placed on some properties In the  subdivision.  At present no single-wide mobile homes  are allowed in a Rl zone.  The prospectus under which the subdivision was sold said the properties were in  an Rl zone, according to board chairman,  John McNevin. So far there has been no explanation for this.  This matter brought discussion from the  committee on whether the regional board has  the right jto legislate aesthetics only for  mobile homes.  Regional planner Adrian Stott said some  people object to the shape of a mobile home  ond some consider it a lower standard, "but  In general, a home Is a home."  Area B director Peter Hoemberg said that  the position of the previous board was to try  and remove the distinction between Rl and  R2, or the distinction between single family  dwellings and mobile homes.  "The board didn't feel lt should Impose  such an aesthetic control In financially  troubled time."  He said he thought the difference between  III and R2 was being discriminatory ugalast  poor people;  "Is is our role to dictate the design of  homes which Is connected to tho economic  background of people?"  Gibsons director Jim Metzler Bald he  didn't object to double wldes in nn Rl zone.  Double wldes are now allowed in on Rl zone.  Stott added that If the board re-zoned this  subdivision a prcsccdcnt woidd bo set for  others seeking almlllar zoning changes.  Although there was no motion to change  policy in this matter, Board chairman, John  McNiven said that If the promotors misled  people lnthe Ijingdnlc subdivision, then thoy  should fix the problem.  NO PROPOSAL YET  As of Wednesday's council meeting Haden  Killam still had not presented a proposal he  promised to council on how he intended to  bring the OK Tire building up to national  building code standards.  Council had given him until April 26 to fix  the building before it took action to have the  building brought up to standards.,  Council agreed that only after April 26  would it instruct its solicitor to draw up the  necessary by-law to allow the village to  correct the building.  LABOUR FORCE CUT  Council was informed by the province's  department of labour that it will only get two  summer students for maintenance work in  the village this summer instead of the four the "  village had asked for.  LABOUR OFFERED ���  The Elphinstone student council asked the \  village council fpr any wprk, cleaning ditcheij,  or picking up garbage that would pay wages.  The students said they were raising funds for  projects at Elphinstone.  The request has been sent to the Timber  Days Committee. CouncU had not work on  hand in the village.  CONTRACT STDLL IN AHt  Alderman Dennis Shuttleworth, who is also  the road committee chairman, said he will  consider which of two. contract offers for  village road work are the best.  The village has received offers from Irvin  Benner and Coast Paving to supply the  .. village with equipment necessary to carry out  its maintenance programs.  Benner had the contract last year. The  matter was left in abeyance.  MINUTES MAILED.  In reply to a letter from MLA Don  Lockstead which asked for council's comments on the approval of the Van Egmond  water, lease, council decided to send  Lockstead all the meeting minutes and  correspondence connected with the marina  proposal. Most of the minutes and  correspondence are from the time period  shortly after the public meeting called to  discuss the village's new zoning by-law one  year ago.  Council made no comment on Lockstead's  claim the water lease was approved dispite  public protest and the protest of three  government environmental agencies.  Lord Jim Lodge owners want their  property south of Maderia Park declared a  development area so some 70 condominium  units and a commercial area can be built; but  the regional board's planning committee  seemed divided on the proposal. They have  ; sent lt to the Area B planning committee for  consideration.  Regional planner, Adrian Stott said at  Thursday's committee meeting the proposal  presents servicing problems and Is contrary  to the board's policy to direct development  towards higher density areas. He said there  would have to be a sewage system and nn  outfall for the development.  Area B director, Peter Hoemberg said if  the proposal was approved It would change  the concept of how the board expects growth  on the peninsula to take place. "Lord Jim's is  on unfortunate location, for thls��  Board chairman John McNevin agreed  with other committee members that the  proposal looked nice but said "wo could get  100 nice proposals and then end up with a 100  pockets of development, lt Is a question of  orderly growth."  No recommendations for or against the  proposal was made.  G & E PLUMBING  and HEATING  Plumbing, boating fi, sowars  )��� Ropalrs and Inilallcitlnna  ��� All work guarantood  886-7630  IT SALE  ��Saturday, may 1st ��2 pm  Welcome Beach Hall  Hedrooffs Hoad  Providing for your retirement is  just one way I can help you.  (Bryan ��, iQurhmmaw  Crown Life Insurance Co.  385-9750  500 International Houso  000 Douglas St., Victoria, B.C. ���'/���-��� ���- :/.'  ead the Want Ms for Best iuys .y   phone 88.5.3231  Work Wanted  Real Estate  Real Estate  Real Estate  NEED a carpenter. Call Bob  Crichton. 883-2312.       13654m  Coming Events  Obituary  PageB-2        The Peninsula Times       Wed,, April 28f 1976  . Rea| ESfafe  ST.. BARTS WA Rummage and  Bake Sale, Parish Haf, Gib- *  sons, 10 a.nv Sat. May 1, 1976.  Refreshments. 1071-22  GRAND OPENING Sat., May 1.  4-Leaf    Clothiers.    Madeira  Park. 10:30 a.m. Door prize.  1073-22  OPEN AGGREGATE Shoot.  Sunday, May 2, 10:30 a.m.,  Wilson Ck. Rod & Gun Clubhouse.  Competition: lge. bore rifle; .22  trap. Also lucky targets. Enter  one or all events. Refreshments  avail. Further info. Ph. 886-  2598. .        1078-22  Birth Announcements  GIBSONS AND SECHELT  WESTERN DRUGS  ... ace pleased to sponsor this  Birth Announcement space, and  extend Best Wishes to the happy  parents.  MR. & MRS. Warren Trousdell of  Sechelt, are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter  Shayna Blair on March 28, at St.  Mary's Hospital. A sister for  Cindy &Lona, 1087-22  RICHARDSON: Daniel , and  Timothy would like to announce the arrival of their baby  brother, Benjamin Adam born  April 15,1976, weighing 8 lbs. 15%  oz. Proud parents are Doreen and  Mac, grandparents, Sylvia and  Slim Richardson- of Halfmoon  Bay and Grace and Frank Bonin  of Roberts Creek. 1103-22  HUSBY: passed away.Apr. "22,  1976, Mary Louise Husby,  formerly,of Gibsons, in her 88th  year. Survived by one son, Edwin  of Gibsons, 3 daughters, Marjorie  Emmons, . Seattle; Louise  Vandevanter, Seattle; Dorothy  Arsenault, Vancouver; 11  grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren. Funeral mass was  conducted by Rev. Father  Nicholson Monday, April 26, in  St. Mary's Catholic Church,  Gibsons. Interment, Mt.  Elphinstone Cemetery. Harvey  Funeral Home Directors. 109332  CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING RATES  Phone 805-3231  Published Wednesdays by  ���  The Peninsula Times ���  for Westpres Publications Ltd.  at Sechelt, B.C.  Established 1963  of  Personal  Obituary  HARDING: Daphne May  peacefully April 21,1976 in her,  59th year. Survived by her loving  husband Bert of Gibsons; 2 sons,  Dave and Jim of Gibsons; 2  daughters, Barbara Harper of  Gibsons and Beverley Higgins of  Pender Harbour; 1 sister, Mrs.  Joan Ross of North Vancouver;  and 7 grandchildren. Memorial  service was held April 27th in  Boal Chapel North Vancouver.  Cremation. In lieu of flowers,  donations to Canadian Cancer  Institute 2656 Heather St.,  Vancouver would be appreciated.  Arrangements through Memorial  Society of B.C. and First  Memorial Services Ltd.    1104-22  INCOME TAX  PREPARATION  Sechelt Office Services]  wishes to announce an!  Income Tax Service for|  1975 returns.  10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Tuesday to Saturday  Phone  885-3331  for a free estimate  A.A. MEETINGS,-Sechelt area.  Ph. 885-2896 or 885-3394. 414-tfn  BED WETTING APROBliEM?  Then there is Good News.  DRY BED ALARM SYSTEM  Now available on a Rental  Basis from:���  GIBSONS WESTERN  DRUGS  Sunnycrest Plaza Gibsons  Call in and discuss this with your  pharmacist.          1023-23  ALCOHOLICS      ANONYMOUS  meetings   8:30   p.m.   every  Wednesday.     Madeira.    Park  Community Hall. Phone 883-  9978. 12648-tfn  PHOTOGRAPHS   published   in  The Peninsula Times can be  ordered for your own use at The  Times office. 1473-tf  EFFECTIVE Immediately, due  to a change in occupation, Al  Lewert of Atlas Burner Service  will no longer be available for  furnace servicing in the Pender  Harbour area. 1096-22  Member, Audit Bureau  of Circulations ,  March 31,1975  t  Gross Circulation 4925  Paid Circulation 3689  As filed with the Audit Bureau  Circulation, subject to audit.  Classified Advertising Rates:  3-Line Ad-Briefs (12 words)  One Insertion  $1.80  Three Insertions $3.60  Extra Lines (4 words) 60c  (Display Ad-Brief s  $3.60 per column inch)  Box Numbers 60c extra  Legal or Reader advertising 60c per  count line.  Deaths, ��� Card of Thanks;- In  Memoriam, Marriage and Engagement notices are $6.00 (up'to 14  lines) and 60c per line after that.  Four words per line.  Birth Notices, Coming Events take  regular classified rates.  Ad-Briefs   must   be   paid   for  advance by Saturday, 5 p.m.  YOUR OWN BEACH!  SELMA PARK: 3 bdrm & den  home . with, in-law accommodation. Lge. open fired  LR, sen. DR, 75 x 300' lot. Now  just,$62,500.  -CaU Mr. Walls, 885-3157 for  local calls, or for Vancouver,  Mrs. McMeans, 733-9886 or 261-  7211.  A.E.LePAGE  WESTERN LTD.  2043 W. 41st. Ave.      Vancouver  1083-22  GAMBIER-SEA VIEW  4.9 acres, road in, site cleared,  super deal at $24,900.  G.LEMKE: 726-1047  Abacus Realty  , -    687-0204  1079:22  WANTED: privately. Level  , waterfront lot or view acreage  with or without house. Gower Ft.  to Sechelt, pref. Rob't. Creek.  Full details to 1407 W. 47th Ave.,  Vancouver; V6M2L9.       857-tfn  CASH   FOR   your   home   or  Sroperty. Call John Wilson, 885-  5, Royal City Realty Ltd. Ph.  526-2888. 819-tfn  CENTURY21  CENTURY WEST  REAL ESTATE. .  GRANDVIEWROAD  off south end.  PRATT, GIBSONS  2 single level 1060 sq ft homes on  superb lots; hearing completion.  For quick sale���$39,900.  BERTBARNES  922-3256 or 922-5010 eves.  -1080-24.  SECHELT: New 3 bdrm home.  1300 sq ft corner lot, Medusa St.  & Ocean Ave. Carport, fireplace.  By owner: F.P. $48,500. Ph. 885-  3773. 744-tfn  SEAVIEW ACREAGE. Gibsons  Landing. 1.3 ac. treed. Gentle  slope. Gower Point Road. $17,500  by owner. Phone (112) 385-5610  evens. (Victoria). 1028-23  ROBERTS CreeluMarlene Road.  Fully serviced lots. Phone 886-  7896 or 886-7700. 12080-tfn  1.2 ACRES, Redrooffs, 3 mi; from  Hwy; 101. 101x505 ft. Two-  thirds cleared, own "water.  $18,000. Fritz Boss, Gen. Del.,  Sechelt. 1070-24  REDROOFFS  ESTATES:   half  acre lot. > Driveway, cleared  building   site,   hydro,   water.  $12,000. Ph. 885-9798. 1021-22  in  Subfcrtptlon Rates:  By Mall:  Local Area $7.00 yr..  Outside Local Area.., $8.00 yr.  U.S.A $10.00 yr.  Overseas $11.00 yr.  Senior Citizens.  .    Local Area $6.00.  Single Copies 15c ea.  Help Wanted  Work Wanted  ESTIMATES for patios, porches  and roof to be built to large  double     wide     ���     contract  preferred.,Ph. 886-9894.     1102-24  Work Wanted  WHATDOYOUEXPECT  FROM A TREE SERVICE?  ��� Experienced, insured work?  ��� Prompt, guaranteed service?  ��� Fair estimates?  Then gives us a call: PEERLESS  TREE SERVICES LTD., 885-  2109. .   758-tfn  THREE MAN work pool, experienced in landscaping,  fence building, stone walls,  roofing & carpentry. Ph. 885-9654  or 885-2601. 1092-24  Help Wanted  ALL HOLDERS of current Survival First Aid Certificates or  Industrial First Aid Certificates  available for occasional employment during the 1976 Fire  Season, please contact B.C.  Forest Service, Box 69, Sechelt,  885-2034. 1524-22  TO BUY or sell Avon on the  Peninsula. Call 885-2183.360-tfn  LES IS Leaving I If you think you  can fill his shoes, call Don at  885-3231. 1081-22  QUALIFIED Bookkeeper-  cashier   required.   Only   ex-  g'rienced need apply. Box 715,  ihsons, B.C. 1095-22  WORKING MOTHER requires  babysitter for one year old,  Davis Bay Sechelt area. Pii. 885-  2961. 1090-22  RELIABLE Ladies of various  ages to be homemakers on the  Sunshine   Coast.   For   further  information call 885-2876. 1105-22  PI.  m  ft  .**  HOMES  Large A frame home on Mission Point Beach. 3 bedrooms, extra  living room and shop. 2 Dominion lease lots are included for a total  of 120 ft of flot, level waterfront. F.P. $45,900. ,  DAVIS BAY REVENUE ��� Two dwellings facing waterfront. Each unit  has open fireplace, electric heat, Troed, vlewjandscaped property,  F.P. $53,500.  COMMERCIAL SECHELT ��� Two bdrm full basomont homo In centre  of town, Good Investmeht. $43,0Q0 F.P.  $28,000 FULL PRICE ��� for a full basement one bdrm home. Approx  1/2 aero with a vlow.  1600 SQ FT ��� 4 bdrm homo with fireplace and a Iprgo shop or  garago. 2.1 acres of land. F.P, $53,000.  3 BEDROOM SECUDED HOME ��� Coxy 3 bdrm noar now homo on a  largo trood lot. Socludod aroa In Wilson Crook. F,P. $41,500,'  LARGE OLDER HOME ��� 2 bdrm basement homo In tho Vlllago. 3  flroplacos. Lovol lot, F.P, $48,500.  NEW 2 BEDROOM ��� Noar tho arona and a marina, A vory nlco 2  bdrm bungalow with brick llroploco, carport A on a low lot with  topaoil, F.P. $41,500,  LARGE NEW HOME - vory nfco 3 bdrm homo with all tho foaturos,  full basomont, onsulto plumbing ond carpot throughout I F.P,  $51,500,  OCEAN FRONT COTTAGE ��� small 2 bdrm cottago across 101 from  tho boach at Davis Bay, A good llttlo ronlor. F.P. $33,500,   ,  ACREAGE and LOTS  DAVIS BAY Vlow lot In ono of tho most doslrablo aroas on tho  Ponlnsula. Try your ollor and torms to $13,900,  WEST SECHELT  ot $16,900,  ������- supor vlow lot. Aroa ol now homos, Prlcod to soil  ROBERTS CREEK      Ono aero lot, Trood and a yoar round crook at  tho back, F.P. $16,900  ..ajs^fa*,-:  B/mmimm  Doug Joyco  085-2761  005-3211  * Jock Andorson  885-2053  Sinn Andorson  005-2305  FREE REAL ESTATE CATALOGUE  Post Olflco Box 1219, Socholt  HORSESHOEING,    T.    Bowe,  phone 886-9069 or 530-8406.  985-  22.   SPECIALIZE in siding and finish  carpentry.   By   contract   or  hourly. Ph. 885-9358 eves. 1034-23  2 RESPONSIBLE women seek  part time employment. Experienced with public, phone,  bookkeeping, typing, cash, hotel  & restaurant. 885-9450.      1015-22  WINDOW   CLEANING.   Com-  mercial or resid. Betterview  Development. Also any house  repairs. Phone 886-2737.    1048-23  DUMP TRUCK  and  backhoe  Available. Ph. Phil Nicholson  885-2110 or 885-2515.       ,    55tfn  WATERFRONT ��� Lovel, treed property. Two cabins Mission Point. .  Prepaid 17 year Dom. lease. $20,000. Try your offer.  YOUR AUTOPLAN CENTRE  ALL TYPES OF INSURANCE  Seaside Plaza  886-2000  ROBERTS CREEK ���  $11,000.  Gibsons  886-9121  Large semi-clear lot. Well located. Serviced. Only  GIBSONS RURAL ��� On parklike 1/2 acre. 1 mile from schools and  shopping. Attractive 2 bdrm cottage. Convenient step-saver kitchen.  8x12 dining room has sliding glass doors to patio area. Planter-china  cabinet acts as divider between living & dining room. Large utility,  attached carport. Grounds nicely developed. Asking only $45,000 and  terms are available.  SEASIDE PLAZA  Listings Wanted  Norm Peterson  886-2607  3 BEDROOM FAMILY HOME ���Close to 1600 sq  ft of finished area In this contemporary home.  Good basement area. Kitchen has a nook plus  a large dining room. Half aero troed lot. Closo  to boach access..F.P. $71,500.  SANDY HOOK ��� 2 of tho lowest prlcod lots In tho area. Spoctacular  vlow up tho Inlot. F.P, $10,500 oach.  TUWANEK ��� Qulot and socludod, has a soavlow. Good valuo for  $8,950.  $7,950 CLOSE TO THE ARENA ��� 70 x 150' with a possible futuro  vlow.  SELMA PARK ���- almost 1 /2 an aero beautifully trood with all sorvlcos. Try your offor to $16,000,  WATERFRONT  ��� Approx 70 x 120' closo to  bolng  lovol  A  all  cloarod, Asking $20,000.  LARGE CLEARED LOTS ��� A soloctlon of cloarod lots on Nor Wost  Bay Road. All aro sorvlcod, From $11,250,  WAKEFIELD ROAD VIEW LOT ��� 97 x 105' flat, lovol and trood, All  sorvlcos avallablo. Cornor lot. $12,500,  SUNSHINE BAY WATERFRONT ��� 52"of;flat, lovol WF lot Is fully  sorvlcod Including a sowago system, Southern oxposuro,  DAVIS BAY VIEW LOT ���  rollout vlow,  70 x 150' Mat ond cloarod with an ax-  VIEW ACREAGE WEST SECHELT    - 2 largo trood properties oach  ovor oho ocro, Salo prlco firm $15(500 for both,  r  APPROX 5 ACRES ROBERTS CREEK  $25,900,  Hlway frontago, trood, F.P.  $9,500 FULL PRICE  Wost Socholt.  Largo, trood lot closo to boach, Prlvato drlvo,  MUST BE SOLD - Rodrooffs Estatos nroa, 2 largo trood lots,  BO x 274' opprox, Gontlo SW slopo, easily cloarod, Pavod rood,  $11,900 oti, Try your olfor,  WELCOME BEACH WATERFRONT  ���aparato lots, Acreage $65,000 F.P  Approx 210' on booth. Two  ??���  RESIDENTIAL LOTS     on Flald'Road. A w|da soloctlon from $ 10,000.  17 ACRES AT MIDDI.EPOINT     with a rood through tho proporty ft n  good wotor source, F.P, $42,500,  4 VILLAGE LOTS  oach.  on Wost Porpolso liny llt'l. All oro trood, $12,500  T\  '^M^'t^fSI'F^'s  gnt <^m^h  BOX 100. AAADEIRA PARK, B.C.  PHONE: PENDER HARBOUR 883-2233  TOU FREE FROM VANCOUVER 689-7623  Member of Multiple Listing Service  4 MILE POINT, SANDY HOOK ���111 ft�� waterfront with attractive,  well constructed 3 bdrm home on 3 levels, built 1975. 3,392 sq ft of  living area plus basement area with sauna" and change room. Many  extras including family room, rooftop patio, sundeck on all .3 levels.  $132,000.        : X  RONDEVIEW ROAD, FRANCIS PENINSULA ��� good selection of'brand  new homes, one with 31 x 18' swimming pool. Prices from $58,000 to  $79,500. Trades considered on some.    ,   PAQ LAKE, MADEIRA PARK ��� 3.77 acres, with 406 ft + lakefront.  Possibility of.subdlviding to approx 11 lots. Hydro & water available.  $65,000.  WATERFRONT LOTS  1. MADEIRA PARK ��� 275' �� waterfront, good mooraye, beach, near  Pender Harbour Hotel. 4.11 acres treed land with several building sites  cleared. Access from Hwy 101 with road almost to waterfront. Excellent commercial possibilities here. $100,000.  2. GARDEN BAY ��� 290 ft+ waterfront with sheltered moorage,  driveway in. Approx. 2 acres. $70,000.  3. GERRANS BAY ��� 100 ft +, waterfront with 188' frontage on Francis  Peninsula Road. Driveway, septic tank, water line and electricity all-in  ready for a mobile home. $34,000.  4. REDROOFFS,��� Lot 14 has 86�� acres and 275 ft waterfront at  end of Eureka Place. Fine marine view, selectively cleared and level.  Steep cliff to rocky beach. $30,000.  5. GARDEN BAY ESTATES ���Lot 31, approx 80' waterfront, southern  exposure. Deep sheltered moorage. $39,000.  6. SAKINAW LAKE ��� 2 acres+ with 90 ft�� of lakefrontage.  Good building lot with south westerly exposure. Water access only.  $18,500.  7. REDROOFFS ROAD ��� cliff waterfront lot with approx 1 1/2 acres,  100 ft waterfront, good view of Gulf. $19,500.  8. SAKINAW LAKE ��� 120 ft�� waterfront lot, fairly level, easy to build  on, approx 2/3 acre. Westerly exposure, good sheltered moorage.  $18,000.  MADEIRA PARK SUBDIVISION ��� 2 BR home, built 1975, on large lot  with excellent view. Full basement, large sundeck on both levels.  Fireplace, electric heat, central vacuum, all drapes and kitchen  complete with dishwasher, range, fridge, garbage disposal unit &  garbage compactor. $55,000.  IRVINE'S LANDING ��� Newly rebuilt 2 bdrm home with an excellent  view over Lee Bay. W/W carpets, sundeck. Range & fridge included.  Close to marina and gov't wharf. $39,500. ,i  MADEIRA PARK���3 bdrm home,.built 1974, on Harbour View Road.  Approx. 1,176 sqft, 2 full bathrooms, W/W, white marble fireplace in  living room, dining room, dishwasher, countertop range, built-in oven  'in kitcnen; carport, sundock, 3/4 basement. Very nice home situated  close to storos, marinas A post office. $55,000,  GARDEN BAY ESTATES ��� 3 bdrm watorfront home. 1204 sq ft, built  1973. Cedar construction. 81 '+., good, deep watorfront. Float.  Southorn exposure,'excellent view. $115,000.  SILVER SANDS��� 190ft�� waterfront lot, 1 acre, landscaped, fruit trees  with woll maintained 2 bdrm home, full basement with 3rd bdrm, rec  room, otc. Creek and waterfall on proporty, beach and breakwater.  This Is a very nlco proporty for $110,000.  MOBILE HOME ��� MADEIRA PARK ��� beautifully finlshod 1974 Glondall  12x68'. Very largo living room with shag carpot. Stove, frldgo & '.  drapos Includod. Asking $14,000.    FRANCIS PENINSULA ��� 2 BR homo with partial basomont on 300 ft. 1  watorfront. Swooping vlow of Harbour ontranco, Islands & Gulf. Good  gardon aroa, no stairs to climb and privacy. $ 140,000.  GARDEN BAY ESTATE? ��� Boautlful 3 bdrm codar ranch stylo homo.  1,363 sqft + built 1975. Landscapod, dbl garago, largo sundock fi vlow"  ovor harbour. Houso Is woll constructed and nlcoly decorated. $79,000.  EARL COVE ~ 1800 ft. �� good watorfront on approx, 42 acros, 3 BR  furnlshod homo, crook, access from Egmont Rd. $225,000.  ST. VINCENTS BAY ��� 375 ft�� watorfront with southwesterly oxposuro.  Approx 5 acros, Boat or piano accoss only. $24,000.  WESTMERE BAY ��� NELSON ISLAND ��� A unique 40 aero proporty with  both soa front and lako front. 1500 ft:!: good sholtorod watorfront In  Wostmoro Bay and 200 ft�� lakofront on Wost Lako, Improvomonts  consist of a good 3 bdrm homo, 2 summor cottages, floats and Joop  road to Wost Lako. Full prlco $160,000.  Ad|olnlng 4.0 acros with 1200 fl.it watorfront could bo purchasod  in conjunction with tho abovo property for $40,000.  RUBY LAKE ��� 120 acros �� of oxcollont land, 400' watorfront on Ruby  Lako, 2,600 It. db watorfront on lagoon, 2 houses, prosontly rontod A  trallor spacos. $160,000,  HOTEL LAKE ��� 730 ft,+. cholco lakofront, 3 bdrm homo, full  basomont, roc room, 2 flroplacos, 2 full bathrooms, hot wator hoat,  somo furnlturo, float A 2 boots. Situated on approx 2 1 /2 acros of trood  park-IIko lond. $84,000,  SAKINAW LAKE -Approx 25 acros, approx 1250' lakofront, 4 bdrm  furnlshod Panabodo homo, floats A boats. $105,000,  EGMONT 2)00 ft + oxcollont watorfront on Agommomnon Channel  with road occoss from Egmont Road, Largo bay, good gravol boach,  opprox. 32 acros, small crook, ramp, Hoat, 2 BR furnlshod homo (built  1974), furnlshod ono BR guost cottago, light plant, $250,000,  ���*�����**   .���JbIMV 1��� 1  RUBY LA.KE    - Lot 31, nlco building lot with a vlow ol Ruby Loko,  Drlvoway In, building alto proporod. Rood occoss $13,000.  RUDY LAKE       Lot 27 ��� soml-walorfront lot with vlow, rood orcois  hydro, $7,000,  DOUBLE WIDE MOBILE HOME X. RUBY LAKE 24 x 60' Sofowny. 3  bdrm and fomlly room, master bdrm onsulto, Locatod al Ruby Loko  Rosort. Immaculato year-round or summor homo at a roasonohlo prlco.  $23,500.  DAN WILEY  Ros. 003-9149  OLLI or JEAN SLADEY  ros. 003-2233  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES  TRINCOMALI MARINA ��� 2.21 acres in Madeira Park with 180' good  waterfront ��� good .gravel beach, boat launching ramp, floats, boat  shop with heavy shop equipment, marine ways. And a nice 4 bdrm  home with partial basement, good view. $195,000.  GRANTHAMS LANDING STORE ���on 50 ft beach waterfront lot. Small  grocery store, post office, owners 3 bdrm suite, two 2 bdrm rental  suites, one 1 bdrm rental cottage. Purchase price includes store  shelving, furnishings, equipment and $8,000 stock in trade. Good  business! for a couple. $110,000.  IRVINE'S LANDING MARINA ��� marina and trailer park, 48 seat cafe  with licenced dining room at the entrance to Pender Harbour. Standard  Oil agency, boat rentals. $225,000.  SUNSHINE INN ��� GARDEN BAY ��� Situated on one semi-waterfront  acre of land with-a view of Pender Harbour. Presently closed, but with  numerous possibilities for an enterprising purchaser. No business ���  price includes land, buildings, furniture, furnishings & equipment only.  Priced far below replacement cost, $195,000.  TAYLORS GARDEN STORE ��� 1.4 acres land, 650 ft. + sheltered  waterfront, large general store with butcher shop, office, stock rooms  & post office. 370+ lineal floats. Standard Oil dealership, owners 2 BR  home. $335,000. plus cash for stock in trade.  RONDEVIEW ROAD, FRANCIS PENINSULA ��� 1.3 acres treed.view  property and very large 3 BR home - circular living room a feature', 2  fireplaces, whirlpool tub in master bath, partial basement with rec  room and many extras in this fine and very private home. $170,000.  FRANCIS PENINSULA ��� 3 BR home, master BR ensuite, full basement,  electric heat, 2 fireplaces, (one unfinished), full basement, sundeck,  carport. $58,000.  IRVINE'S LANDING ��� 3 BR home on 237 ft + waterfront lot, approx  1/2 acre, with panoramic view of Straits and Harbour  entrance. House is designed for outdoor living with 1744 sq ft+ of  sundeck on 3 levels. Plus family room and off ice/den. $115,000      ��  GARDEN BAY ���1500 square foot home, built 1963. 4 bdrm, kitchen  with built-in range and stove, large living room, dining room. Carport in .  partial basement. Oil furnace. Large lot-��� landscaped and in grass.  $41,500.  RONDEVIEW ROAD, FRANCIS PENINSULA ��� brand new 3 bdrm split  level home on Lot 47 has 1487 sq ft+ with partial basement and unfinished rec room. Existing first mortgage of approx $48,000. Owner  will consider trades. $68,500.  CLAYDON ROAD, GARDEN BAY ��� well built 3 BR home, built 1975,  1434 sq. ft. ��, full basement. Large living room attractively finished In.  teak panelling, .2 stone fireplaces, separate 2 car garage, master BR  ensuite with walk-in clothes closet. Electric heat and many extras.  Treed 1 /2 acre lot with view over Harbour. $88,000.  GARDEN BAY ��� 1000 sq ft+ 2 bdrm home on landscaped lease lot  overlooking Garden Bay. Close to stores & marinas. $37,000.  1 LOTS  1. NARROWS ROAD ���Good bldg. lots, $8,000-$ 10,500.  2. MADEIRA PARK ��� serviced lots, most with view, close to school,  stores, p;o. & marinas. $10,000-$22,000.  3. FRANCIS PENINSULA ���nice bldg. lot, serviced with water A  hydro. $9,500.  4. BARGAIN HARBOUR ���1 1/2+. acres, nlcoly treed, secluded. Hydro,  water septic tank A drain field in. $25,000.  5. GARDEN BAY ��� serviced lots, some with excellent view. $11,500-  $18,500.  6. SINCLAIR BAY ROAD ��� soml-waterfront view lot. $9,700.  7. EARLS COVE ��� view lots, serviced with hydro, close to wafer.  $9,000-$11,000.  8, HALFMOON BAY ��� Lot 43 on Truman Road. Vlow lot with wator,  hydro A sewor available.. $15,500.  9. ROBERTS CREEK ��� .91 acros of lovol land, partially cloarod, across  from Golf Courso. Approx 90 ft frontago on Hwy 101 .$ 16,500.  10, GARDEN BAY LAKE ��� good socludod lot at ond of Elliot Rd, Hydro  avallablo. $8,500,'  11, GARDEN BAY ��� lovol loaso lot, viow. $5,000.  EGMONT -*- 562 ft + good watorfront on 4 3/4 acros�� with nlco 2  bdrm doublo wldo mobllo homo A addition with 3rd bdrm, 2nd  bathroom & utility room. Road accoss from Mapio Road, $125,000.  RUBY LAKE ��� 4 BR homo with don, built 1973 on 160+ cholco  lakofront, Flroplaco.'sundock, W/W, carport, float and |argo"soparato  workshop, Road access. $65,000.  REDROOFFS ROAD���75' prlmo watorfront with oxcollont panoramic  vlow. 3 bdrm homo, approx 1150 sq It with 24 x 13 living room, stono  flroplaco, all appliances and carpots Includod. $69,000.  SECRET COVE ��� 20 acros with 200 ft + watorfront with crook and  waterfall, Oldor homo noods considerable repairs. Accoss from Brooks  Rood. $70,000.        _____  ,   HALFMOON BAY ��� Ono BR furnlshod homo, romodollod 1970, with  flroplaco, sundock and a boautlful vlow op a small watorfront lot vory  close to Gov't wharf, storo and P.O. $46,000.  SUTTON ISLAND, EGMONT - boautlful trood small Island, 1.7 ocros ��.  locatod In fronl of tho Egmont Morlno, $40,500.  ACREAGE  ), KLEINDALE ��� 5 acres*, fronting on Hwy 101, $25,000,  2. SILVER SANDS ��� 4 acros �� of Gulf vlow property wllh small co��.  logo and 2 mobllo homos (12x60 A 10 x 50) croek. $50,500.  3, MIDDLE POINT ��� 10,96 ocros with crook and 2 bdrm cottago.  $40,000,  4, KLEINDALE ��� 32 acros* on Hwy  101, $34,500.  5. KLEINDALE - - Approx. 20 acros of fairly lovol lond wllh approx, 10  acro�� cloarod, $42,000,  6. GARDEN BAY ROAD��� 2.33 ocros fairly lovol Innd wllh flood gardon  area, crook and 3 BR nowly doeorntod homo with W/W and sundock,  $39,900,  7, IRVINE'S LANDING 2.87 ocros lovol lond overlooking ontronro to  Pondor Harbour, across rood from public access lo wotorfronl,  $42,000.  0. RUBYtAKF.     7 acros J: on lllwny 101 noar Ruby Loko. $15,000,  DON LOCK  Ros. 003-2526  PAT SLADEY  Ros, 003-9019 X  fX '  CHARLES ��NGLISH LTD.  /  REAL ESTATE AND INSURANCE  APPRAISALS *  Gibsons, B.C. 886-2481  PHONE TOLL FREE: 687-6445  Here is a truly good investment. 4.6 acres of view property with year  round creek. A 1330 sq ft home with 4 bdrms and 1/2 basement. 3  large outbuildings can be used for animals and workshop. Also an  excellent garden site. $56,000 only.  Real Estate  GAIL ROAD: A brand new home on large lot ��� 840 sq ft. Large living  room and sundeck. $31,500. Offers invited on cash A terms.  ROBERTS CREEK: More than half finished summer retreat with easy  access to good beach. Most materials to finish on site. A good buy at  $29,000.  BUILDING LOTS  ROBERTS CREEK: near Metcalf Rd. 22,000 sq ft lot, heavily treed. 300 ft  on Lower Rd. at $14,700.  MOBILE HOME: on lot on Coach Rd. This is ideally located in a rural  area. Only $10,900.  GOWER. POINT RD:  100x260 lot between  2 roads. Half cleared.  28 x 42 concrete slab. Vendor will consider trade with home. $19,900.  MAKE YOUR CHOICE NOW: of 1 of these 11 fully serviced lots on  Glassford Rd. 63 x 160. They lend themselves for decorative landscaping. Road will be paved this year. Where do you find a lot like this  for $12,000 only?  FIARVIEW RD: Good level parklike lot in excellent residential area.  Makes a perfect mobile home lot. $11,500 with $4,000 down,  _GOWER POINT: Velvet Rd. Large lot, 60 x 283 for $13,000.  Don Sutherland 885-9362  George Cooper 886-9344  J.W. Visser 885-3300  Anne Gurney 886-2164  Do yourself a favour!  ���: obtain our free  catalogue of  real estate.  AG1HCS1S LTO.  Box 128 ��� Phone:  885-2235  Don Hadden  885-9504  George Townsend  885-3345  phone  Jim Wood  885-2571  Vancouver 689-5838  (24 HOURS)  Jack Warn              Pat Murphy  886-2681                  885-9487  -  Peter Smith  885-9463  C.R.  886  Gathercole  -2.785  Bob Kent  885-9461  Jack White  886-2935  QUALITY BUILT HOME #3522  Three bedroom two storey home, just 3 years old, has beautiful wood panelling and deep rich  carpets, 2 fireplaces, 1 1/2 baths, elec heat, regional water, phone and cable TV, sundeck over  carport, on gentle slope lot, 80 x 167' with stream. Price $58,500 with terms possible. For appointment call DON HADDEN 885-9504 eves.  REDROOFFS ROAD #3504  Modern solidly built 2 bedroom home, lovely stone fireplace, auto/oil-heat, attached carport, on  almost an acre of land, with attractive landscaping and garden area, with shed. Good value at  $45,900. Call DON HADDEN 885-9504 eves.  SELMA PARK VIEW #3190  Gentle slope to the SW on this Gulf viewTot, situated on a paved road In quiet area of new homes.  Hydro, phone, cable TVand Reg'l water on road. Full price Is $13,900. To view call DON HAdDEN  885-9504 eves. i  HAVE YOU VISITED  Our Jasper Road and our Norvan Road listings? View and/or level lots. Available from $11,000  cash, or terms can bo considered now. Drive up from Highway 101 on Mason Road. First road right  Is Jasper, next Samron then Norvan. Each lot carries our catalogue number prominently displayed.  YOU NEED OUR CURRENT CATALOGUE or ono of our nine knowledgable salesmen: 885-2235 24  hours, try Tiny Bob at 885-9461 evos.  HOLDING INVESTMENT #3523  Look at SIZE A PRICE: 152 foot frontago, 98,9 doop, priced at $9,800. In a fast growing area, vory  qulot on a dead ond street, Not yot sorvlcod, when wator laid on could bo 2 lots A valuo Increase  onormously. Look A make your offer to Potor Smith 885-9463 eves.  CHOICE BEACH #3579  Tremendous vlow, bost boach In aroa RIGHT THERE, rilco troos, fenced on three sides and 2  bodroom cottago on this southwest oxposuro. All local sorvlcos. Don't bo scared by asking prlco of  $47,000, owner says take all roasonablo offors. No sign on this ono, soo on our TV scroon, thon I'll  tako you to soo It. Potor Smith 885-9463 ovos.  BARGAIN SACRIFICE #3457  90 x 170 foot lot, roally spoctacular vlow, wator, phono A hydro, cablovlslon, wost oxposuro, Firm  prlco of $8,500 dictated by ownor's hoalth, tholr loss Is your gain. In Vancouver phono 689-5838,  local, Potor Smith 885-9463 ovos.  HALFMOON BAY #3513  Two bodroom homo sltuatod on approx 5 acros of viow proporty. Flroplaco, sundock, good  potontlal horo for possible fuluro dovolopmont. To vlow, coll Jim Wood 085-2571. Asking prlco  $64,000. Somo torms posslblo,  TUWANEK WATERFRONT #3480  Ono bodroom watorfront cottago, completely furnlshod, sundock, doop wator moorago, lots of  privacy. Asking prlco $39,900 but try your offor I Call Jim Wood 005-2571.  HALFMOON BAY       ,'',,', 'y3443  Sltuatod on Rodrooffs Road, attraetlvo largo homo, throo bodrooms, spacious kltchon, rocroollon  room In liasomont, doublo garngo, lorgo lot wllh somo vlow. Asking prlco $63,000 somo torms,  Coll Jim Wood, 085-2571.  SECHELT VILLAGE #3578  6 short blocks to now post ofllco and shopping. Now cony 2 bodroom homo with lull hlgb-colllngod  basomont. Prlcqd wllhln your rooch, Goorgo Townspnd 005-3345 ovos.  REDROOFFS #3593  Wotorlronl building lot with o commanding vlow of Iho Strnlt, Can connect up wllh roglonal'wator  shortly, Approvod for soptlc tank ond disposal llold, Atlroctlvoly prlcod at $19,500, Goorgo  Townsond (105-3345 ovos,  CAST ROBERTS CREEK #3562  Your cholco ol Ihroo building lots, Loch has a potential wator viow ond accoss lo boach. Sorvlcos  oro ot Iho roodsldo, Goorgo Townsond 085-3345 ovos,  EUREKA (This Is II)  0.4 ocros wllh opprox 3 ocros cloarod, landscapod one! Ilsh pond, plus 4 1/2 yr young 2 bodroom  houso wllh lovoly llroploco. Lnrgo snpnrnto workshop ond doublo carport, Ideal location for hobby  form In agricultural lond rosorvo. Coll Pot Murphy ond orrango lor personal vlowlng, or vlow on  our In-offlco IV1. Phono 085 9407 ovos. Van, 6095030, 24 hrs.  SECHCLT VILLAGE .     #3576  4 bodroom bungalow located In Socholt, (I yoar young) Closo to schools, hospitals, storos and  poik, Ideal family homo plus, topnrnto garago nnd nlco lovol lot, Coll Pat Murphy 0115.9407 ovos or  Vnn. lino 689-5838 24 hrs.  IIAtI MOON HAY SUBDIVISION #3367  lorgo soloctlvoly tread lots, Somo ovor on nno In slio, nvorngo 1 /'X ocro lots sorvlcod wllh wator,  olocltiriiy, blacktop roods. 70 lots fftft nouf of 50. Priced from $0,300 to $15,000. Somo vlow lots  Kill ovollohU. Prk# Includes $000 In Hmhoofh waterworks dob��nturi*t paying Interest ol 6% plus  a 1 /50 Interest In a wotorlronl lot enabling oil lot owners to hnvo occoss to lliti watorlront, Contact  Pot Murphy lor morn details, 005940/ nr 6095030. '  Real. Estate  For Rent  POWELL RIVER side by side 1  bdrm duplex with full harbour  view. $28,500 for quick sale. Ph.  684-1783 collect. 234-tfn  WEST SECHELT area: large  view lot with creek, partly  cleared, hydro & water. 885-.  9570. 1017-22  NEW, just finished 2 bedroom  rancher. It's different, view  anytime. FP.$45,900.  Four bedroom full bsmt. 2 yr. old  home on half acre. FP $59,500.  Vaueroft, North Thormanby,  really nice, semi waterfront, four  seasons cottage. Furnished and  nothing to do.  Trade your lot on this-W. Sechelt__.  view, 2 acres. \  For information on these and  other properties phone anytime  JOHN WILSON, 885-9365  Royal City Realty  526-2888        1117-22  LARGE serviced lot for sale in  Cheryl-Ann  Pk.  Subdivision,  Roberts Creek. Ph. 886-2205, aft.  5,886-7995. 1091-24  EXCELLENT bldg. lot, 100 x 250'  near Sechelt. Very level and  treed lot. Has elec., watermain  Presently being installed: $13,000.  ���h. 437-1260. 1097-24  PENDER HARBOUR  choice serviced lots, 104 x 140, on  blacktop.    Level    &    treed.  Moorage, terms avail. Asking  ��17,600. e^   3 bdrm mobile home on pad in  Madeira Park within walking  distance to shops and marinas.  Would make good summer home.  Ready to move in. Offers to  $11,500.  JACK NOBLE  883-2701  ROCHESTER REALTY  (112) 936-7292  1082-22  SECHELT: 2 yr. old 3 bdrm  home, Medusa St. in Village.  1240 .sq. ft., w-w, fireplace,  storage room in carport, land-'  scaped. Ph. 885-2972 or 885-  2485.  1113-24  MISSION POINT: 2 bdrm house,  sundeck, carport, garage on  property. Elec. neat, 20 yr. paid  lease. 200' from beach. F.P,  $19,500. Ph. 885-3773. By owner.  745-tfn  Mobile Homes  '73 LEADER, 3 bdrm., 12' x 68'.  Fully furn., washer and dryer.  Situated in Trailer Pk., Sechelt.  Ph. 885-9094. 1066-23  10' x 14' MOBILE home addition,  wired, insulated, carpeted. Has.  running gear & hitch. 883-  2610. 995-22  '73 DIPLOMAT 12 x 64', 2 bdrm.,  fully furn. with proch, storage  shed. Fully skirted. Set up on a  mobile park pad. Ph. 886-9286.  1100-22  MOBILE HOME: 10x48 2  bdrm,. Sechelt area. Completely remodelled^ Cedar  ceiling, w-w, with 6 x 16 addition.  Approved for lot. Must be seen to  appreciate. Asking $6,500. Ph.  885-3631 aft. 5:30.. 1101-22  MAPLE Crescent Apartments.  1662.   School   Rd.   Gibsons.  Suites,  heat,  cable,  included.  Reasonable, apply Apt.       '" .,  103A.  11798-tfn  2 BDRM: partially furnished  hse., a blk from ocean in  Sechelt. Couple interested in  gardening preferred. No pets.  References. $225 per mo. Avail.  June 1,1976. Reply Box 1086 c-o  Peninsula Times, Box . 310,  Sechelt, VON 3A0. 1086-24  HALL FOR RENT, Wilson Creek'  Community    Halir   Contact  Bonnie Wigard, 885-9403.11121-tfn  WILSON CREEK: 3 bdrm double  wide trailer. W-w, fridge,  stove, drapes,, deep freeze,  washer & dryer. No indoor pets.  $350 per mo. Refs. Ph. 885-  2550. - 1014-22  COUPLE looking  for 1  or 2  bedroom home, Selma Park,  Halfmoon    Bay    area.    Call  Malcolm 885-2020. 1062-23  SNUG VILLAGE Mobile Home  Park, Mason Road, Sechelt.  Pads available. Clean & quiet.  Ph. 885-3547. 992-23  POWELL RIVER: side by side 1  bdrm duplex. May 1st 1976.  $135. Ph. (112) 684-1783 eves., 998-  22  Wanted to Rent  YOUNG  COUPLE looking for  apt. or small house. Ph. 885-  2909. 1035-23  * +. -i���������ni ������*������������������������� ������^���������1��� .��� ������  .p. ���  COTTAGE for June and, July.  Reliable couple with refs: Phone  (112)266-4986. .     1027-23  RELIABLE    working    couple,  looking for house to rent. Refs.  avail. Ph. aft. 5,886-7987.  1077-24  ���'"���    1���1������      ���     ���     ���IF���    I   ���      ���M    l���l  ���II    ���������111    ,     ���     I   ������     I ���    ���   ���*  Cars and Trucks  74 FORD E100 Van. 10 mts. new.  9000 mis: Mag wheels. Tape  Deck. 6 cycl std. Will take older  truck or boat as part payment  1 $4000. Ph. 883-9273. 1054-23  / -  Wednesday, April 28,1976  The Peninsula Times   Page B-3  Cars and Trucks  EXCELLENT -  VALUE!  That super '73 tHC TravelalH x 4  with all the. extras is definitely  being sold how. Has new transfer  case. 5 spd. trans, completely  overhauled. Entire unit in very  good condition. Call Derek, 885-  3438. 990-22  PRIVATE SALE: from Van., '69  4x4 crewcab and '71 Datsun  510 XP112, loaded. Both excel  cond: View, at RR1, Marine Dr.,  Gibsons, May 1 & 2. CaU 886-7348,  if no answer call (112) 594-'  2629. 1088-24  Cars and Trucks  '72 TOYOTA Corolla 1600, good  . cond., tape deck. $1650. Ph. 886-  2088. 1098-22  '69 DODGE Monaco stn. wgn.,  auto., mag wheels, fancy. Just  . had major tune-up. $1000. Ph. 886-  2715 days, 885-9560 eves;   1116-22  '   ��������������������������������������� ���'���"��� ������������.���,f    ���,    .��,.     11 ���������iiMiMim���  '68 VW excel running cond, new  paint, radio, needs shocks, $600  o.b.o. Ph. 885-2804 aft. 5.    1112-22  ENVOY Epic, 1970, low mileage,  $650. Ph. 885-9330 days, 885-2341  eves. 1106-24  See More Classified  Page B-6  LOCK BROS REALTY LTD.  203 14th St.. West Von.  HOUSES ���  1. $10,000-^- Pratt Rd. at K<  rREAL ESTATE  APPRAISALS  MORTGAGES  NOTARY PUBLIC  AND LAND DEVELOPMENT LTD.  ���".'<v, -rvii,  Jon McRae  885-3670  R.R. 2,  DENTAL  GIBSONS, B  886-2277  TOLL FREE:  682-1513  AStt-fsz. ���  ittago, 1 bdrm.  2. $29,500 ��� 1065 Frakliti,,  swip  cottage near beach.  3. $31,900 ��� 1266 Headlands  inside, view.  ��5XD'  fetl -bdrm home, immac  ^iOCO"  4. $32,500 ��� Pratt at Fairviev/^gjejptgl|rden lot, 1 bdrm with  character.  Ken Crosby Lorrie Girard  Drop In and discuss your real   800-/760  estate needs in PRIVACY.  "The coffee is always on.'  THIS WEEK'S SPECIAL:  FIRST TIME OFFERED 'GIBSONS' ��� Exceptionally well-appointed, newly decorated 1320 sq ft home,  3 bdrms, w/w carpet. On Davis Road one blk to shopping centre) two blocks to school. In area of  new homes on 73 x 130' lot. FP $43,000. Terms available. Try your down payment.  H0EIES  LOTS  5. $49,500 ��� Pratt Rd, great split level, 2 bdrm, den, 1 acre, rec  6. $74,900 ��� Fourplex, great revenue, $846 per mo, Winn Rd,  great view, two 3 bdrms, two 2 bdrms.  7. $74,900 ��� Tyson Rd, cedar and glass contemp, 2 yrs old,  1550 sq ft, great 6.4 acre lot with your own creek and bridge.  8/ $75,000 ��� Elphinstone, a home of quality and taste, great  sweeping view, 3 bdrm, den.  9. $125.000 ���Crowe  atHv^|^jj||p:  ontemp, 20 acres.  GOWER POINT ��� Waterfront, 2 bdrm, well,built  home w/fireplace, courtyard and garage. Very  private. F.P. $65,000.  SHOAL LOOKOUT ~ 134' Waterfrontage w/guest  cottage. Exceptionally well built and designed  executive home, 2 1/2 baths, <3 fireplaces, family  room, etc. F.P. $110,000.  LOTS ���  |          1.. $14,000  ��� Winn  Rd, view.  2. $19,500  ��� Skyl  ne Dr,  super view  on the bluff.  3. $22,000  ��� Waterfront,  Redrooffs.  "       ��  4. $45,000  ��� Apt  zoned,  great terms.  Schooj Rd.  ALLAN ANGELL  :  1         Sechelt-885-3819  Office-922-3911  Vancouver ���  926-7801  CRUCIL ROAD ��� Lovely 3 bdrm family home in  good area. Large finished rec room, sundeck,  carport & view. A good buy at $68,500 firm.  CORNER GLEN & BEACH ��� Beautiful 2 bdrm  retirement of starter home. Workshop and  greenhouse. Lovely landscaped lot with spectacular view. F.P. $39,500.  VETERANS ROAD��� 1.6 acres. Here is the perfect  hobby farm over 1/2 cleared & landscaped, with 2  yr old AAoduline premier double wide 3 bdrm  trailer. Many extras. $49,500.  ACREAGE  CEMETERY ROAD ��� 1 acre, treed for complete  privacy. Level with view. F.P. $16,300 Firm.  ROBERTS CREEK ��� (2) 5 acre parcels on Hiway  101. Inquire about these today.  LANGDALE ��� one of a kind! Extra large corner lot  with spectacular unobstructed view of Howe  Sound. F.P. $18,000.  GIBSONS ��� 2 side by side lots, corner S. Fletcher  and School Roads. Small revenue cabin on 1 lot.  F.P. $32,000 takes all.  PRATT ROAD ��� lovely cleared, ready to build lot  w/fruit trees. F.P. $13,500.  BAY ROAD ��� 2 semi waterfront lots only 1/2  block to beach. Cleared ready for building. (1) @  $12,500 (2) @ $14,500.  SARGENT ROAD ��� Spectacular view in area of  good homes. F.P. $19,000.  CHASTER ROAD ��� Nestle your home in the trees  on this good sized lot. F.P. $11,500.  ABBS & SCHOOL ��� Imagine your dream- home  situated on this magnificent view corner lot. F.P.  $19,000.  GOWER POINT ��� Waterfront. Incredibly private  cleared ready for building. $25,000.  FOR INFORMATION PHONE  886-2277  mg^sxmMBOMSgmmm^^  ���in '*ii|"I"iiiip4i��.*i.ji|  BEAUTIFUL VIEW LOT ���- on tho sunny side of Marino Drlvo at Soames Point. Nlcoly trood  with an unobstructed vlow to Koats Island. Vory close to oxcollont sandy boach access. FP  $13,000. Call Suo Palo.  REAL ESTATE MORTGAGES  LAND DEVELOPMENTS NEW HOMES  Vancouver Direct line   685-5544   Office  885-2241  DO YOU LIKE ��� 2.6 acres of breathing room, spaco for a terrific gardon, old timer 3  bedroom houso with oil heat? I have all this for sale on Hlway 101 In Wilson Croek. Zoned  R2. A trallor court could be a possibility, or may bo you havo something1 In mind. Let's discuss  It. Call Suo Pato.  HAVE A LOOK ��� Cornor of Wyngoart & Martin Rds. Building lot with panoramic vlow, all  sorvlcos at front. Salo prlco $13,900. Call Davo Roborts.  WHY RENT? ^- Cozy ono bodroom homo on nlco cornor lot. Closo to school In Wost Socholt  aroa. Foncod yard, good gardon & somo fruit troos. Attachod carport. $21,500 F,P. Call  Davo Roberts.       ,  |SEGH;ELf��N;PiAR���^i  SELMA PARK VIEW ��� 4 bodrooms, 2 on main floor & 2 In good dry basomont. Living ft dining  rooms havo w/w, attractive kltchon with dishwasher. Panoramic vlow from largo sundock.  Largo frontago lot with gardon ft fruit troos. Many othor foaturos Including cablovlfllon. Sign  on proporty (Bonnor Road). Call Ed Bakor.  COME AND SEE THE VIEW - In Davis Bay. Sovoral lots from $13,900 on Laurol and Groor  Avonuos. Call Lon Van Egmond,  IN THE VILLAGE WITH A VIEW ��� Your cholco of 4 boautlful lots with a vlow ol tho Gulf and  Vancouver Islands, southern oxposuro. Prlcod botwoon $10,000 and $12,000, Call Lon Van  Egmond, '  WATERFRONT COTTAGE ��� 20 lovolpacos to tho boach. Modorn 2 bodroom cottago, dt-  tractlvoly landscapod lot within walking distance ot Socholt. F.P. $ 10,000 for loasohold tltlo.  Call Davo Roborts.  DAVIS BAY VIEW HOME ��� Custom built for ownor. Ono yr old, 3 bdrms, full basomont, 2  baths, 2 sundocks, 2 flroplacos, largo carport. Panoramic vlow from sundocks, living room,  mastor bdrm. FP $59,900, Call Davo Roborts.  WEST SECHELT ��� 85 x 150' building lot on Nor Wost Bay Road, Front cloorod for building.  Nlcoly trood In roar. Prlcod for salo now at $12,500, Call Davo Roborts,  SANDY HOOK ��� Boautlful vlow of Inlot, 3 bdrms, w/w throughout, lull basomont, 2  flroplacos, carport ft sundock. Locatod on Doorhorn Drlvo. Asking $49,700; ownor will  consldor offers, Still tlmo to chooso your own colors, rugs, otc. Call Ed Bakon  SELMA PARK ��� Largo lot, 140 x 104', cloarod and roady to build on, All sorvlcos, Havlos  Road, Sign on proporty. Call Ed Bakor.  FAMILY HOME- 4 bdrms, hugo roc room, llroplaco, ovor 1600iiqft of living spaco. Locatod  closo to school In Wost Socholt on a 75'x 150' lot. Soparato garago and workshop too, F,P.  $47,500, Call Davo Roborts.  PRICED TO SELL- Vory attraetlvo, supor cloan homo on loaso land within walking dlstanco  to Socholt contro, Vondor vory anxious to rolocalo and has roducod prlco to $M,500 and  will consldor all offors, Easy loaso payments oqual to opprox $43 month. Call Suo Pato,  LEVEL BUILDING LOT Closo to Socholt ond now arona. Sorvlcod and soptlc approvod.  $12,500 or try your oflor, Call Davo Roborts.  SARGEANT BAY Largo watorfront lot, approx. 1 aero, In Wost Socholt. Nlcoly troed, good  fishing spot, Only $29,900, Call Suzanno Van Egrnond,.  SECHELT SIDE-BYSIDn Two lnrgo 1/2 ocro vlllago lots on Hwy, 10), Prontngo 100 x 250',  Allror.tlvoly trood with a potontlal vlow. Vendor is asking $12,500 oach hut will consldor  torms. Call Suo t'nto,  SANDY HOOK Ai.tt solocllvoly cloarod acros with a 450 tqf! 2 yr old homo, plus a 1000 ��q  It garngo on comont slob. This proporty now has tontatlvo npprovnl for subdivision Into  Ihroo 1 1/4 ocro plocos wllh a dwolllng on two ond Iho third is raw lond. An oxcollont Invostmont. Asking $55,000. Coll Suo Pato.  PORPOISE BAY VIEW LOTS Your cholco ol 3 panoramic vlow lota overlooking th�� Boy.  Pavod roads and all sorvlcoi. Roady to build an. $10,950. Coll td Baker  TOMiM^jQiNi^  SECRET COVE y- Largo lots now bolng offorod, nlcoly trood, closo to boach ft marina, From  only $7,900. Call Suzanno Van Egmond,  WATERFRONT ft VIEW LOTS ��� Don't miss this oppprtunlty to got a boautlful watorfront lot'   only a fow to chooso from. Priced from $26,900. Also vlow lots, Sorvlcod, Call Sujnnno  Van Egmond. ,  REDROOFFS AREA ��� LarQo lot, i25'x200', Attraetlvo, trood, park llko sotting, with ono  room cahln. $IQ,500 firm, Call Ed Bakor,  5,6 ACRES ��� and cabin. Trood, lovol land, good crook, Located at Malfmoon Bay wllhln  walking distance of school, storo, post ofllco and government wharf. Excollont soil for  gardon of hobby farm, Call Gavo Roborts or Ed Bakor.  SARGEANT BAY Beautifully trood, olovat'od wntorfront lot overlooking sparkling  Sargoant Boy. This lot It Ovor 1/2 aero, sorvlcod with hydro ft wator, and onslly occoslblo  from tho road, Asking prlco $29,500. Call Suo Pato,  SERVICE STATION ft COFFEE SHOP IN HALFMOON BAY ��� A good buslnoss. Only $45,000  Includos buslnoss, oqulpmont and property,  /���  !EE;INI.DERlHIAR  nX2APj^i^��r^i^  MADEIRA PARK'    Watorfront lot wllh moot ago. 75'frontago, oasy accost, 1,4 ocros, (rood,  good building sltos, fiord to find ft prlcod to soil ol $35,500. Call Davo Roborts, '������������: /  /  A   '    .   i   . i���������    -  ~~       ���   ������  ��� V A  <.<..  <-J  A  y-.  Page B-4  The Peninsula Times  Wednesday, April 28,1976  orksho  ���frfi*****.*^^  nysflt^wMSwi-N W-H  . We explored the vegetarian world ih my  night school class this week. We discussed the  various reasons for choosing a vegetarian  diet and found out how to get good protein  without depending on meat. Toward the end  of the class one of my fine students asked,  "Why don't 'they' tell us these things?" So,  for those of you who are interested, here are a  few of the facts.  A vegetarian is, essentially, a person who  depends on the plant world for protein. A few  vegetarians avoid animal products completely, but most will eat eggs, milk and milk  products such as cheese and yogurt.' This  latter type of vegetarianism is the more  nutritionally sound and this the type  recommended.  ps  DIRTY THIRTY; B.C. lions star Jim  Young will be amoung the many Vancouver sports personalities who will be  in Sechelt for the Sportsman's Dinner  May 7. Others on the special guest list  include Bob Daly and Dennis Kearns of  the Vancouver Canucks, Annis Stukas,  Babe Pratt, Peter Legg and Eric  Guthrie of the B.C. Lions.  Sechelt Peninsula Rod & Gun Club is  providing an opportunity for all shooters of  the area'to match their skill with their fellow  nimrods in handling the .22 rifle, shotgun and  large bore rifle.  They are holding a shoot at their clubhouse  on Sunday, May 2nd, starting at 10:30 a.m.  Shooters may participate in all events or only  one or two and there will be awards for first,  second and third in each category and an  aggregate trophy which will be presented at  the Annual Salmon Barbecue and Seafood  Dinner in June. The shoot is open to both  members and non-members.  Spectators will be very welcome says Joe  Mehis, organizer of the event. This will be an  opportunity for them to see shooting from  standing, sitting, prone and bench positions.  They may also participate by trying for a  lucky target where winning has little bearing  on skill.  Refreshments   will   be   available   for  va Peterson  " is tour  morning coffee and lunch. It is hoped the  public will come to see the Club's facilities  and enjoy a family outing.  WHY BE A VEGETARIAN?  For some, the main reason for avoiding  meat is the financial consideration. Meat  prices vary anywhere from 80 cents to $5 a  pound. Plant proteins are much less expensive and range around 40 cents a pdund.  Another reason for cutting out meat is to  lessen the chances of developing heart  disease. There is quite a lot of evidence that  relates high intakes of cholesterol and  saturated fat to heart disease, it is a fact that  many North Americans get too much  cholesterol and saturated fats from their  meat based diet. -,  Many people these days are concerned  with environmental contamination from  pesticides and industrial wastes. It is a fact  that pesticide residues are lowest in plant  foods such as grains, cereals, legumes, fruits  and vegetables. Meat, fish and poultry have  ten times the amount of pesticide residues  than plant foods have. A continuing controversy rages over whether or not these  levels are safe for man. Some people have  decided not to wait until the debate is settled,  and have opted for what they believe is the  relative safety of plants for food.  Some vegetarians have strong moral  reasons for their choice of diet. Our earth is  small, with a large population and limited  resources. A major problem is to produce  enough food to feed each person in the world.  We are presently failing in this task. Every  day men, women and children starve to  death. But it doesn't have to be this way. If we  used our resources properly we could feed the  world. In North America we waste our  protein. For every 21 pounds of protein we  feed to livestock we get only one pound of  meat ih return. It is an amazing waste when  we now have the knowledge to use for ourselves the same grains and legumes we feed  to our cattle. It has been estimated that  through this protein shrinking, 18 million tons  of protein become inaccessible to man each  year. That is enough to give 12 grams of  protein a day to every person on earth for one  year.-North Americans'are wasting protein  while billions'of fellow men are starving to  death. It is a sad statement of our value  system.  PROTEIN  Everybody needs protein to live. Without  protein our bones, skin, hair and nails would  not grow or repair themselves. Without  protein our bodies couldn't make hormones,'  hemoglobin, or antibodies. We need to renew  our protein supply each day because the body  can't store protein.  But what is protein?  Protein is" made up of 22 building blocks  called amino acids. Eight of these amino  acids have to come from our food because the  ..body can't make them. Eggs, milk; fish,  cheese, meat and poultry are known as  ' complete proteins because they each have all  the eight essential amino acids. Plant foods  such as grains, legumes, nuts and seeds are  incomplete proteins because they do not  supply all eight amino acids. But it is possible  to combine grains and legumes, or grains and,  nuts, or nuts and legumes and in this way  . provide the necessary building blocks to the  body. For example, rice is weak in the amino  acide lysine but beans have ah .abundant  .supply of that amino acid. Together they  complement each other and satisfy the body's  heed for essential amino acids. If even one  amino acid is missing, the b6dy cannot use  any of the other building blocks,, so it is very  important to combine foods correctly. A book  that provides many excellent recipes based  on researched combinations is Diet for. a  Small Planet by Frances Moore Lappe. More  good recipes can be found in Ellen Ewald's  Recipes for a Small Planet. The two writers  have collaborated and produced a third book  called Great Meatless Meals.  . A full day workshop in yoga and healthy  life style is planned; for May 1. .  . When Evans, Hermon gave, a yoga  workshop for women last fall a number of  people complained about hot being able to  invite their spouses or male friends along.  This time she hopes to see everybody who  is interested in adopting a healthy lifestyler  Evans Hermon who has taught yoga for  several years stresses the four, pillars of  Health: exercise, rest & relaxation,- nutrition.  and environmental awareness.  Participants will have the opportunity to  practise and discuss yoga postures,  relaxation, breathing, and meditation. The  .instructor,will lead a' discussion on how to  'learn to listen to the body and which means  we have to create the mental and physical  balance necessary- to maintain harmonious  lives.  . Day and time will be May 1, Saturday 10  a.m. to. 4 p.m. at the Roberts Creek  Elementary School, Kindergarten: Fee wiU  be $6.    ,      ��� _ _    -���  . .-:.'*  The class is limited to 20 participants, and  preregistration is therefore necessary.  Phone Karin Hoemberg, Center for  Continuing Education, 886-2225 for information.  H  Kitchen Cabinets  and Vanities  from:  k Citation  it Cameo  ir Merit  k International  -k Monocre��t  NUTRITIONALLY ADEQUATE?  More and more researchers are saying  that for our world to survive in the future, we  will have to rely more on plant foods ahd less  on meat. But is a vegetarian diet safe? Will it  keep body and soul together? In 1974 the  National Acedemy of Science issued a  statement that said 'vegetarian diets can be  adequate if sufficient care is taken in planning them."  Careful planning will certainly provide  enough good protein for the body's needs.  There  are,  however,  a  few  pitfalls  to  vegetarianism that you must be aware of:  Vitamin B12 is not found in plant foods.  For this reason, it is recommended that  vegetarians eat milk, milk products or eggs  or else take a vitamin B12 supplement to  avoid a deficiency. Iron is better absorbed by  the body when it comes from meat than when  it comes from grains and other plants. Many  vegetarians never become anemic, but it is  wise to check with your doctor and take iron  supplements if your iron levels are low.  Whole grains contain a substance called  pythic acid which can keep the body from  using the mineral zinc. Good news though ���  yeast will destroy phytic acid and so it is wise  to include leavened breads in your diet.  One word of caution: children heed more  protein "per pound than adults because they  are growing. They often tend to be picky  eaters and may not like meatless casseroles.  For this reason it is best not to insist that  young children follow a strict vegetarian diet  if they enjoy a meat based menu.  Any questions? Write to PO Box 1186,  Sechelt.  *Tappan Inglis  ��� Finlay & Jena-Air  Appliances���Ceramic Tile  and Tub Splashes  J/<  owe  Hoorcoverings from:  ^r Burlington  * West Mills  i* Armstrong  * Celahese  ��� Harding * Qzite  *G.A.F.   ^piintkote  a eJJhtnhutopd  man  Box 694, GIBSONS  Located next to Windsor Plywood  For appointment, phone 886-2765  Financial assistance  Blustery weather April 20 didn't deter too  many ladies from turning out for a Tombstone Tournament at the Sunshine Coast Golf  Club on Ladies Day, Tuesday.  Staking out the most yardage with their  individual handicap flags were winners Iva  Peterson in the 1st Division, Rita Hincks in  the 2nd Division and Betty Laldlaw in the 3rd  Division.  Evelyn Cooper won the 9-IIolc honors.  Wednesday Ladies Bowling League wound  up their season with a luncheon at Golden  City Restaurant April 21.  Winning team was Marg Humm, Marg  Maedel, Dorothy Carter, Terry Henderson  and Sylvia Wood.  Second place was, won by Lynne Pike,  Evelyn Pinel, Phyllis Hanford, Vera Sum-  merfelt and Phyllis Widden. iH(���  High average went t!6jLll McCourt \vjlth  197.  High three was Hazel Skytte 769  High single was Marg Maedel 303  Team High three went to Veronica Place,  Jean Gray, Betty Morris, Riby Morris and Lll  McCourt.  Team high went to Lynn Pike, Evelyn  Pinel, Phyllis Hanford, Vera Summerfelt and  Phyllis Widden.  All other players received gifts with a  special gift for the league reporter, Betty.  information on government  programs for foysiness  on Wednesday, May 5th  one of our representatives will be at  Bella Beach Motel,  Sechelt  Tel: 885-9561  mm  Tetrahedron Ski Club  Get yourself In gear 10; 30, May 1 at tho  Porpolso Bay Campsite. Share Ideas,  socialize and do a bit of canoeing. How nbout  around Goat Island?  Get a good start for the season. Bring  canoes, accessories, curiosity, Innovative  Ideas and a picnic lunch. Everyone welcome,  Contact Ken Fosbery for more information,  885-2704.  Exploring the new trulls at the Sunshine  Coast Recreational Park nnd warmed by a  wclner roast marked Uie family activity for  Snturdny, April 24.  A survival first aid course, taught by  Workers' Compensation Board and sponsored  by the Tetrahedron Ski Club is being  organized by Ken Fosbery. Interested persons please contact Ken, 805-2704, by May 1.  A Cross-country .Ski Ramble up Doyle's  Road la scheduled for Mny 8; n "pro  Mother's Day" celebration.  The general meeting of Uie Tetrahedron  Ski Club will take place at 7:30 Tuesday, May  4 nt tho Robert's Creek Klcihentnry School,  TUESDAY NIGHT LADIES  Pat Wing 206, 217 (601), D. Slack 242, 207  (622), Shelly Jager 233, 221 (COO), Nell Jager  233, 200 (594).  BALL AND CHAIN  Tina Hunter 275, 238, 211 (724), Andy  Sterloff 241,212, 208 (661), Ed Nicholson 240,  202, 201 (051), Judy Mnthon 268, 235 (633),  Pete Sopow 224,217 (025), Glen Clark 222,214  (017), Wendy Steele 237, Jim Wood 229, Docle  Brynnt 227, Kitty Clark 217, Kathy Hall 215,  Tom Creighton 213, Lil Youdel 210, Leslie  Fitch 204, Ruth Walker 203, Bubbles  Creighton 202.  By LAURIE BEEMAN  Last week of Elphinstone was quiet with  the return of students to school after the  Easter holidays.  Students also were forwarded their report  cards as not all of who received them had  smiling faces. Some views that might result  from this is the belief that school to some  students is just a social gathering.  A few women speakers came to the high  school last Wednesday discussing Women  Power to grade 11 and 12 girls. They showed a  half hour film concerning the need for women  to plan careers early in life to help as equals  to man, In the working world.  Last Wednesday, Social Studies teacher,  Mr. Pope and Mr. Fuller, accompanied 19  grade 11 students to Gaslight Square ln  Gastown as to hear a conference about  problems with land use,  The speaker Informed the students that  the main points of his lecture will be brought  up in the Habitat conference in June.Tho  conference will be about human settlement as  embassadors fromall over the world will be  present to discuss solutions to their problems  such as population, housing settlement and  loss of food for overpopulation.  Tho speaker showed film slides of Vancouver's rapid development in one's lifetime.  After on hour of lecturing, students had free  time beforo Journeying back homo. Tho  students Social Studies project from their trip  wos to write a critique on what the whole  lecture was snylng nnd their views. The trip  proved to bo very interesting as some Elphie  students now realize the concern of rapid  overpopulation.  Miss Wilson, girls P.E. teacher, is now  concentrating on forming a school tennis  team. Because the school only got their tennis  courts this year, in the past students were not  able to practice tennis very often. Hopefully  now, more athletic types will join up so we  could have a chance to compete with other  schools.  The Port Mellon Community Club  scheduled to have a tennis court tournament  at Port Mellon last Saturday. The competition  was to be played in doubles.  Remember, the Wilson Creek Community  Association is having a circus coming on May  10 In the Wilson Creek ballpark.  Norman Wells, located 90 miles south of  the Arctic Circle, Is the home of the only oil  refinery north of the 60th parallel. The  community serves as a distribution centre for  the general Mackenzie River Region.  145 West 15th Street,  North Vancouver, B.C. 980*6571  Opening now doors to small business. I    /  :1  Wednesday, April 28,1976  The Peninsula Times  PageB-5  - r  ��r everyone  is wee  JJ you're a soccer or Maureen, Forrester  fan, a reggae affecionado, a violinist, an  admirer of the late Monsignor Athol Murray  or just interested in the conversation at the  local bar, then CBC radio has something for  you this week!  Saturday 7-9 a.m. there will be coverage of  the FA Cup Final ��� Manchester United  versus Southampton, live from Wembley  Stadium, England.  Maureen Forrester and Lois Marshall star  on Music of Our People, Monday at 8:03 p.m.  Reggae is explored on the Entertainers,  Sunday, 7:30 p.m.  Yehudi Menuhin accompanied by Heph-  zibah Menuhin in concert and discussion from  Toronto on Themes and Variations, Thursday  at 8:03 p.m.  A tribute to the world famous founder of  the University of Notre Dame, Wilcox,  Saskatchewan, by Bill McNeill can be heard  on Between Ourselves, Friday, 8:03 p.m.  And listen to Concern, Wednesday at 9  p.m. to find how the discussion at the Legion,  BY GUY SYMONDS  Recently this Corner talked about  repairing the lawn after the ravages of  winter. Soon now the song of the two stroke  and the electric motor will be heard in the  land as lawn owners start on the mowing  season.  In this part of the country with its  generally very light and rather unthrifty soil,  growing anything successfully needs particular care and certainly lawn grass is no  exception.  Often this column has spoken of the  miracle of those Jew inches of \topsoil' that  feed the world but has. not emphasized the  rest of the miracle that enables sunlight to  perform major chemical operations in every  leaf and blade of grass. The most casual  glance given with the least modicum of desire  to understand leaves one agasp with won-  \derment.  Philosophizing aside, the survival of the  lawn on which much energy must be expended calls for far more than fertilization  and watering. Most of us would like our plots  of grass to look like a putting green on a golf  course, with the grass shaved to look like a  carpet of velvet. This, necessary on golf  courses, demands far more than the ordinary  homeowner wants to afford on money spent  on fertilizer or time in tender loving care.  Ordinarily, it is a matter of mowing as  seldom as possible and then cutting it short so  that the next mowing is deferred as long as  possible. This is wrong.  Consider that each blade of grass is part of  a growing plant, that it has a job to do by  making use of the sunlight to set the process'  of phptosysthesis into motion to provide  energy for growth. It stands to reason then  that if the leaf Is removed completely or even  almost completely, its ability to do its job is  diminished. Consider too that it is the upper  canopy that holds the green food-making  tissue, and if this is consistently removed,  root growth will cease, and you will have a  "stubble field" of grey brown which will take  a long time to recuperate.  So the answer is, resist the desire to shave  your lawn, leave at least an Inch and a, half of  green grass which certainly will need mowing  more often but which will thrive even in the  hot weather. In the simplest terms, arrange  the treatment of your lawn so that green leaf  can accumulate more energy from sunlight  Uian the grass expends replacing cut-away  tissues.  Because there is a continual demand for a  grass that doesn't grow high, dome of Uie new  'cultivars' has been coined to signify a  cultivated variety of any growing thing  developed to bring out cortaln defined  qualities, nnd in the cade of lawn grass, somo  of these form a heavier .basal growth, thus  escaping the blades of Uie lawn mover nnd  allowing a closer cut without "scalping".  Finally a word on water. Onco more, the  amount of water needed will bo cut down if  the grass Is maintained on the 'long' side.  Next light nnd frequent showers do more  harm than good, since they encourage tho  roots to seek moisture at the surface with  eventual resultant damage when the surface  dries out. So when you water, see thnt you  give sufficient so that there Is good  penetration to the root level even If restrictions limit the watering time permitted. Uso  that time on an area of such sl'/o that lt can  get the maximum benefit,  There Is generally somo controversy over  whether lawn clippings should be removed  nf Lcr mowing or left for their mulching effect.  It seems to be agreed thnt clippings up to IM*  Inches long may be left on the surface Without  fear of causing damage but If more than thnt  Is cut off, Its too much to leave.  They of courso mako excellent compost  material.  the Pen or Wakefield compares with that in  other communities.  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 28  Quirks and Quarks 8:03 p.m. Science  Magazine, host Dr. David Suzuki.  Concern 9 p.m. Great Canadian-.Bar  Conversations ��� a people's forum or just  places of liquor courage?  Country Road 10:30 p.m. Country singer  Garnet Wheadon.  THURSDAY, APRIL 29  Themes and Variations 8:03 p.m. Part I.  Vehudl Menuhin, violin, Haphzibah Menuhin,  piano in concert, Partita for solo violin, J.S.  Bach; Sonata in A major, Franck; Rondo  from Sonata No. 5 Beethoven. Followed by a  discussion with John Bechwith. Part II.  Arthur Ozolins, piano, Sonata for Piano,  Kenins.  Jazz Radio-Canada 10:30 p.m. Bob Hales  Band, guest trombonist, Bill Watrous. Solid  Brass Big Band from Ottawa.  FRIDAY; APRIL 30  Canadian Concert Hall 2:30 p.m. Part I.  Festival Singers of Canada recital of folk  songs. Part II. Stewart Quartet ��� Trio for  Two Flutes and Bassoon, W.F. Bach; Trio No.  3 Hadyn; Sonato en Trio, J.J. Quantz. .  Between Ourselves 8:03 p.m. A tribute tn  Maonsignor Athol Murray 1892-1975, who  founded his school for boys of all religions and  colours in the thirties, building it literally  brick by brick. His name and his school, the  University of Notre Dame are known around  the world.  BIMBO JUNIOR carries on with the  circus tradition of being a peanut-  gobbling, living representative of what  circuses mean. Bimbo and complete  DeWayne Brother Circus will be in  Wilson Creek for two shows May 10 for  afternoon and evening performances.  The show will be held in a circus tent to  be erected on the Wilson Creek baseball  field adjacent the community hall.  Tickets are available locally. It is being  sponsored by the Wilson Creek Community Association.  Sechett News Notes  SATURDAY, MAY 1  , FA Cup Final Special 7 a.m. ��� live from  Wembley Stadium, Manchester United  versus Southampton.  Opera by Request 2:03 p.m. Bill Hawes .  plays your favourite arias, overtures, ballet  music and interview of some of the great  singers. Send requests to Box 500, Terminal  "A" Toronto.  Music de Ches Nous 7 p.m. Orchestre de  Radio-Canada,    Dorothy   Weldon,    harp.  Semlramide Overture, Rossini, Symphony  No. 4, Schubert; Hungarian Dance Nos. 1 and .  2, Brahms; Slavonic Dance, No. 2 Dvorak.  CBC Stage 8:30 p.m. It's Tessie's Turn, a  contemporary comedy by Paul Kligman,  about a middle aged lady who liberates  herself from her family and the whole consumer machinery.  Anthology 10:03 p.m. A memoir of Julius  Hay, distinguished Hungarian playwright  and political activist. Short story by Derek  Wynand, "One Cook, Once Dreaming".  Music Alive 11:03 p.m. Part I. Brunswick  Quartet, Arlene Pach, piano. Piano Quintet  Op. 81, Dvorak. Part II. Francis Chaplin,  violin, Lawrence Jones, piano, Sonata No. 3 in  D. LeClahv  SUNDAY, MAY 2 ;  Voice of the Pioneer 8:40 a.m. Conclusion  of the Jackrabbit Johanssen story.  . Bush and the Salon 1:03 p.m. Jewish  Refugee Farmers by Alex Cramer.  Stanley Cup Play-off Hockey 4:03 p.m.  approximate ��� time and team to be announced.  Royal Canadian Air Force 7:03 p.m.  comedy from University of Calgary Theatre.  The Entertainers 7:30 p.m. a documentary  on Reggae featuring Jamaica's Prince of  Reggae, Bob Marley. Interview with Ramez  who has Just released a first record.  MONDAY, MAY 3  Music of Our People 8:03 p.m. Contralto  Maureen Forrester wiU) special guest Lois  Marshall.  The Great Canadian Gold Rush 10:30 p.m.  studio session with Sloche, and live concert  featuring Roy Harper.  TUESDAY, MAY 4  CBC Tuesday Night 8:03 p.m. Part I. TBA.  Part II, Chambor Orchestra, conductor Raff 1  Armenian, James and John MacDonald, duo,  French horns. Concerto In E Flat Major, for  horns, strings and harpsichord, Tcleman;  Concert V In E Flat, Rosscttl; Symphony No.  21 In A Major, Mozart. Part III. Classical  short stories ~~ Tho Misfits by Colette.  Touch Uie Earth 10:30 p.m. Part n of  Winnipeg Folk Festival, 1075 with Valdy, Bob  Ruzlcbkn, John Allan Cameron.  Celebrations held at the Extended Care  Unit of St. Mary's Hospital were to honor  Mrs. Christine Johnson and Mrs. Sharen  Wakeland on their birthdays.  Three years to go to reach the century  mark for Mrs. Johnson, ahd to wish her well  on this day were daughters Mrs. Ethel  Founder from Port Hardy, Mrs. John Tuba,  Sechelt, Mrs. Lil Larson of Wilson Creek were  there.  Mrs. Wakeland's daughters Mrs. Sheila  Sturgeon and Mrs. Carol Thomas joined in the  party.  Heather Cobleigh, ably substituting for the  holidaying Lillian Peters, aided by Head  Nurse Val Morrison, had the day room decor  in pink, purple and rose streamers, the colors  carried through to the two special birthday  chairs. Flowers all over the room, many gifts  to the patients.  Half of a book each made up the birthday  cake served after the fruit loaf arid cheese.  The ladies of the Canadian Legion Sechelt  were the hostesses for the evening. They were  Bonnie Wigard and Grace Bonin. Giving them  a hand were hospital volunteers Yvonne  Eggins and volunteer director Muriel Eggins.  Entertainment was Barbara Gough on the  piano. Special guest Ted Gough, a particular  friend of the patients, spending much time in  the garden at the hospital.  The volunteer hairdressers coiffed the  coiffures in a beautiful way. With their party  dresses on, the patients were off to a great  party without leaving the hospital April 22.  Lottie Luxton, always a happy gal, has  been extra happy lately because her mother  Mrs. I. Reinkordt of Omaha, Nebraska is  visiting with the Luxtons at Davis Bay.  Art and Mary Redman of Sechelt have  returned home from a three and a half week  holiday. They drove to California where they  called on brother-in-law Cecil Wolfe-Jones in  Tulare, then to his summer cottage at Morro  Bay. Saw his two sons and their families, one  at Tulare and one at Stockon.  '  Wonderful to see all the flowers in bloom;  the weather was excellent. Their approach to  Seattle was made through a blinding rain  storm as it came down a heavy sheet rain.  The hospital stajR of St. Mary's are having  a 'do' on May 8 and are in need of daffodils. If  anyone has some to spare, they would ap-  PEGGY CONNOR 885-9347  predate them. They may be left at the  hospital the day. before or phone 885-2224 for  someone to pick them up. Here you can aid  your bulbs by picking off the flowers and add  sunshine to our hospital workers.  The Minibus surpassed Itself in passenger  load. In March it serviced 1,001 persons. What  did we ever do without this service?  Today, April 28, the area meeting for the  B.C. Hospital Auxiliaries is being held here in  Sechelt with some 360 ladles expected.  Remember to smile and make them  welcome.  May 7 is the date of the Sechelt Auxiliary  to St. Mary's Hospital wind-up bridge party at  St. Hilda's Church Hall at 7:30 p.m. Trophies  and prizes will be awarded for the year's card  playing.  The Old Bag's Bowling League report will  appear next week. ,,  The last Air Brake Course in this semester  starts on Friday, April 30 at 6 p.m. in  Elphinstone Secondary School, Autoshop.  The course continues on Saturday morning  9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and this schedule is repeated  the following two weeks.  The fee for this 24-hours course is $66  which includes 16 hours theory, 8 hours  practice, the Air Brake Manual and the  Practical Test. The theoretical test costs $1  and cane be taken at the local Motor Vehicle  Branch Office when the course is successfully  completed.  The class Is limited to 15 students and only  those who have registered and paid the fee by  Thursday, April 29 wil be accepted for the  course.  For further Information please call tho  School Board Office, 886-2225, Co-ordlnator  Karin Hoemberg. ____  Sachs Harbour, located on the southwestern shore of Banks Island, Is Uie home of  the foremost trappers of white fox in Canada  if not the world.  neers pe  By ROBERT FOXALL  If you did not attend Sechelt Senior  Citizen's fourth Thursday Social Afternoon  you missed a most charming and colourful  program of dancing by the pupils of Mrs.  Squaring! y yours  BY MAURICE HEMSTREET  A square dancing we will go. A square -  dancing we will go. Hi, Ho. the merry-O; a  square dancing we will go. Kindly tell the  drummer that it Is In the key of C, thank you.  April 9, by popular demand, I was once  again on the caller's podium. I don't quite  understand words like, "get lost", "go take a  long walk on the yellow line" or "go home  your wife wants you", I think they are words  of praise?  With over three sets on the floor, half  booed, the other half cheered. I found out  later that the ones who cheered were doing so  on behalf of the ones who booed. Oh well, they  all had a good time because we went overtime  and it sure is nice to be liked. They said that  they would never treat anyone like that if they  didn't like them:  Our guests were Ursula Ucicky from  Vienna, Austria who at present is visiting  with friends in Gibsons. Also present was  G.W.C. Talt from lower Roberts Creek Road,  there were also two other people that I never  managed to get their names, anyway we hope  that they will all be back and that they found  the evening entertaining.  All I have on the Powell River graduation  jamboree was that they had a very good  caller from Van. Island. They square danced  at the Italian Hall at Wildwood. There were  about 150 square dancers and the next  morning was topped, off with a pancake  breakfast. I always miss the good ones,  however I will have more on this next week.  The Country Stars are having their wind  up jamboree at the Roberts Creek Hall May 8  with guest caller Jim McPherson from Dance  Craft, Vancouver, with square dancers  coming from Vancouver area and Powell  River. All square dancers are welcome, about  75 basics, more or less and there is ample  parking on my property on Lockyer Road,  one-half mile west of the Masonic Hall, highway 101. Turn rite, one block off of highway,  up another road right into ouryard. Look for  the Country Stars Square Dance, sign on my  fence. Bathrooms available for changing, Ho-  Kay.  Well, time to go and by the way, an income  tax man was asked if birth control pills were  deductible and he replied, "only if they don't  work." I didn't know that; see you at the  square dance.  Now on April 16 with Harry at the mike,  and over three sets of square dancers doing a  spin chain back, lockit, and a few other calls  that I never heard of too much. Of course, I  was just fantastic on the floor, never made  one mistake. Well, maybe just one. I went  square dancing.  Oh! well, It's one way of being noticed, and  I guess It was my turn to be picked on,  (sniffle, sniffle) but we still had fun and why  not? Good clean fun is the only thing that is  free anymore.  . Our guests were Dan and Sue Lovell, son  ahd daughter-in-law of our lovely secretary;  treasurer Elma and Lome Lovell. We hope  that they enjoyed the evening and when they  get back ^Vancouver, that they join a square  dance group, It is fun, you know.  One more item. Keep in mind the date May  8, place Roberts Creek Hall, caller Jim  McPherson. For information as to billets, call  Harry Robertson at 886-9540, or Maurice  Hemstreet at 885-3359.  Well, I must get along for now but  remember, the readiness with which we  admit a fault or ackowledge a weakness may  be only our pride masquerading as humanity.  I didn't know that; happy square dancing.  Milward of Gibsons. The opening number was  a ballet solo "Plaislr d'Armour" by Christine.  Irvine. This was followed with a change of  pace when Karen Boothroyd tapped out the  melody of "I've Got Rhythm". "Tarantella"  a dance from Italy was given by Nancy  Montgomery.and then a chorus line consisting of Eileen Connor, Loretfa Harrison,  Susan Francis Christine & Christine  Boothroyd brought the all too short program  to a close with a Cha-Cha-Cha. President  Emery gave the group our hearthy thanks  and expressed the wish that they would come  again and entertain us.  After a slight recess Graham Craig was  good enough to visit us and pick up his talk on  wills and the complications where he left off  last month. After a brief review of his  previous talk, he gave a lot of useful information about the Succession Duties Act  and many legal requirements. What happens  when a person dies Intestate? How to appoint  an executor. How is your safety deposit box  opened and what steps are taken to protect its  contents? How much is the executor granted  fromthe gross estate. He can receive two per  cent but often does not take anything. In the  case of property being held in joint tenancy it  automatically passes to the survivor without  any succession duty. Mr. Craig is prepared to  assist if you have any questions.  After this instructive talk the group adjourned for refreshments and a time of  visiting with f riemds.  This meeting marked the end of our  "Fourth Thursday Socials" until after the  summer recess. In the meantime a bus load  will have left for Reno and the bright spots  before this is in print.  A busy time will be on us the week-end of  May 8 when we will be holding our Annual  Spring Flower, Plant and Shrub sale combined with our spring tea & bazaar. Be sure to  come and pick up some goodies.  Mark May 20 on your calendar and make a  mental note to do your part by attending the  monthly meeting that day.  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  Wntercolors nnd oil paints by Ilcllen  McDonnachie of Davis Bay will bo featured In  a display nt Whitaker House starting May 3.  Ilcllen studied nt Uio Glasgow School of  Art In Scotland, receiving her teacher's  certificate nnd later took extension courses  under Gordon Smith and U'on Epp In Vancouver.  One-person shows continue at Whltnkor  House utitll Uie end of May,.  *���*������*���****������*���****���**���***���***������*****  Kwatatanoss Film Society presents: *  *  Truffaut's   "JUb V>W% $H$tiCU4e4>"      J  _ _   ' ; ; , '  \     ' *  m 8 pm tonight, wed. april 28th    ,   '   *  TWILIGHT THEATRE, GIBSONS *  X *  **** it ** ************ ********** **,*******  DOC FINGERS presents:  HIMSELF  ��may 3, 4, 5 ��8 pm to midnite  ��� MUSIC EXTRAORDINARY���  in the sechelt legion clubroom  Wilson Creek  Community Centre is  I'ilncss. In your heart you know  it*8 right.  Tha C*n��dnn mov��n>f ni  lor p��ftonftl litntfci  EVERY THURSDAY  EVERY THURSDAY  Pendor Harbour Community Club Dingo, Community  Hall, Madeira Park $100 Jackpot.  0:00 p.m., Bingo, Pondor Harbour Communlly Hall.  GIBSONS "TOPS" mooting at Public Hoalth Contro, 1:30-3:00 p.m.  EVERY THURSDAY ��� 7:30 p.m. Informal Introductory seminar on  Transcondontal  Modltatlon, Whltakor Houso, Socholt,  EVERY FRIDAY��� 1 p.m.- 3 p,rh. Gibsons Unitod Church Womons Thrill Shop,  EVERY MONDAY ��� Carpot Bowling, Socholt Sonlor Cltlxon's Hall ~- 1:30 to 4 p.m.  EVERY TUESDAY ��� 0 p.m. Al-Anon, St. Aldan* Hall at Roborts Crook.  EVERY TUESDAY ��� 2:00 p.m. In Whltakdr Houso, froo Introductory locturo on  Transcondontal Modltatlon.  EVERY WEDNESDAY ��� Old Tlmo Dancing, Socholt Sonlor Cltlxon's Hall ���1:30 to 4 p.m.  WEDNESDAY ��� 7:30 p.m. Every 2nd and 4th Wodnosday, starting Sopti 10. Duplicate Brldgo at  . Anglican Church Hall, cornor of H'way and North Rpad, Gibsons. For In  formation Phono 006-7361,  EVERY 3RD WEDNESDAY--Roborts Croek Community Assoc. Roborts Creek Hall. 0:00 p.m.  EVERY WEDNESDAY ��� 6 pm; Chambor of Commorco Exocutlvo Mooting, Bank  of Montreal, Socholt,  Apr. 20 ��� Leprosy Mission Film "26 in a 1000", St. Aldan's Hall, 2 p.m.  May I ��� Wolcomo Boach Community Association Plant Salo at Wolcomo  tloach Hall, 2 pm sharp.  May 0 -- Sunshlno Coott Curling Club Boko Salo, Troll Bay Moll, 10:00 am  ThePeninsulaY^  P.O. Box 310, Sechelt, BJC  Telephone SS5-323I  ���-��� '">-.���. ������wj "n- r  r.   " ��>  ������>.��� ���  v ��� \  '.,'���������'" /��� ������  /    v-  A  A  ^  -.���/  A  Cars and Trucks  '67 COUGAR, good running cond,  $850. Ph. 885-2853. 1110-22  '73 RANCHERO 34,000 miles,  .mags, immac,,cond. Ph. 885-  9335. 1115-22  '62 FORD VAN $450. '62 VW  camp van $250. 060 Ph. 885-  3864.- 1047-23  Campers and Trailers     Boats and Engines  TRAVEL TRAILER 18 ft, sleeps  4. Stove, sink, toilet & shower,  elec or propane, $500. Ph. 885-  3539.  1108-22  FLATDECK tandem trailer, 4  ton cap. 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HARBOUR MOTORS ���    Here's a fine business for an  experienced bodyman wishing to locate in this area. Facilities include  gas station, service bays and body repair sho.p. A 3 bedroom house is  included.  Presently  snowing good  return  and steadily  improving.  Offered at $135,000.  PHONE 883-2794  John Breen Jock Hermon  883-9978     �� insurance ��      883-2745  OWENS CABIN cruiser, 25 ft.  H.T. custom equipped, for  fishing and family cruising. Must  see to appreciate. $8,750 o.b.o.  Ph. 885-9750. 1036-23  K&C 14% FT. Runabout with  -   1973 50 H.P. Merc. Complete  canvas top with E-Z Load Trailer  incl. Good cond. Ph. 883-  2471.  1046-23  17%    FT.    K&C,    85    H.P.  Evinrude, wipers, bilge pump,  hour meter, sleeper seats. Full .  camper canvas, bottom painted.  Exc. cond. $3,800. Ph. 883-  2746.  1050-23  20'   SANGSTER  cuddy   cabin  hardtop, 165 Merc 10, camper  back, CB radio, dual batteries..  $6100, trailer $1300. Ph. 885-  3591. 1085-24  18' FG 'B' Commercial salmon  boat, Volvo IO, hyd. gurdies.  Priced to sell, 883-9055.      1094-23  14' ALUMINUM boat with a 20  HP Merc on a good trailer.  Oars, lif eiackets, rod holders, FP  $1150. Call Doug, days 885-3211,  eves,885-2761. 1114-22  '75 14 FT. Skee Bee, EZ Load  trailer, c-w '69 rebuilt 65 HP  Merc. Double hulled, metallic  green, tach, speedometer, tank,  paddles. Guar, to move. $1700.  883-9986 aft. 5 weekdays.   1535-22  Boats and Engines  1% IN. H.D. freighter anchor  chain, exc; for float moorage;  Ph. 883-9933 aft. 5 p.m.    ; 1013-22 ,  Motorcycles  '74HONDA 360,6 spd. New cond.,  , only 1600 mi. Fully tuned. 883-  9986 aft. 5 weekdays.        1536-22  '72   500   TRIUMPH   Datona  Asking $900, or best offer. Ph.  885-9094. 1065-23  TRAVEL  For Sale  For Sale  Mortgages  FOR ALL your travel services  for tours and straight air  flights. Peninsula Travel  Agency, graduate Canadian  Travel College, Dental Block,  Gibsons. Ph. 886-2855, Toll free  682-1513. 973-tfn  1st, 2nd and 3rd  MORTGAGES  RESIDENTIAL  COMMERCIAL  FARM  ���CONSTRUCTION   .  TRY US  FOR THE BEST RATES    ,  CENTURY 21  MORTGAGE CORP.  2438 MARINE AVE.  WEST VANCOUVER  .  926-3256 .  949-tfn  Lost    BLACK MALE cat w. Mnk in tail.  Porpoise    Bay    Rd.    area.  Reward. Ph. 885-2082 eves. 1026-22  Livestock  CERTIFIED    Farrier,    Hans  Berger is coming to Coast.  Contact Sunshine Farm. 885-3450.  ___^  994-tfn  YOUNG GOATS for sale, will sell  as herd or individually. Ph. 886-  2138. 994-22  Pets  QUALITY FARM SUPPLY  - All Buckerfield Feeds  Hardware-Fencing  Fertilizer -: Purina Products  Alfalfa-Hay-Straw  Good Tack Selection -  . Case Garden Tractors -  Rototillers - Toro Lawnmowers  We are on Pratt Road, 1 mile.  south from Highway.  PHONE 886-7527  11548-tfn  Machinery  CAN-AM CRAWLER  CORPORATION  "THE BULLDOZER PEOPLE"  Genuine I.T.M. Undercarriage,  Rollers, Tracks, Sprockets, Etc.  Equipment    Overhauls.    New  Tractor Parts.For All Models ���  Bullgears,     Pinions,     Engine  Parts, Track press & Rebuilding.  A Complete Service  ' 'Your Bobcat Dealer"  4623 ByrneRd., Burnaby, B.C.  .434-2651 Telex 04-354-652  607-tfn  For Sale  BEST VIEW on Sunshine Coast.  Two side by side lots. Corner of  Manson & Samron Roads in West  Sechelt. Each approx. 82' x 140'.  Regional. water, , hydro,  telephone, cablevision, paved  road. Beautifully treed. Call  Tofino 725-3923.    '        "1075-25  KITCHEN TABLE Arborite top,  4 chairs, beige $40. Day bed,  green floral $40. Ph. 885-  3435.    . 1076-24  BACKHOE   gooseneck   trailer,  offers; 1400r select siding, 10".  $285 per M. Ph. 926-1024.    1074-24  MILKING ��� COWS, laying hens,  chicks, week, month old. Ph.  1072-24  at the  TWILIGHT THEATRE  Gibsons  THURS-FRI^AT  APRIL 29,30, MAY 1  Carry On Dick  , and  Carry On Up The Jungle  '   at 8p.m. >'  (Mature)  885-9764 anytime.  DIAMOND: gas driven rock drill  and breaker with 3 ft. drill rod,  tamper and featering tools. $995  value, only $275. Ph. 885-  2886. 1084-22  MARINE Components for 283  Chev.  Also  HD  winch  and  rollers for boat trailer. Ph. 885-  9750. 1089-27  SUN-MON-TUES  MAY2,3,4  Supervixens  at 8p.m.  (Restricted) Warning:  'Sex &  extreme   brutal   violence'-B.C.  Dir.  1118-22  16" McCULLOCH chainsaw, $60.  Ph. 885-3539. 1109-22  HD 45 gal. drums, $5 each. Ph.  885-2853. 1111-22  WOODBURNING cast iron  heater, good cond. with CSA  approved insulated chimney,  comp. $55; will sell sep. Ph. 885-  3441. 1107-22  Page B-6 The Peninsula Times  Wednesday, April 28,1976  Wanted to Buy  SMALL    -ANTIQUES       and  collectables, write Rona, The  Yesterday, 3820 Oak St., Vancouver. 1018-22  TIMBER wanted. Let us give you  an estimate. D & O Log Sorting.  886-7896 or 886-7700.        12230-tfn  Legal Notices  NOTICE IS herebygiven that an  application will be made to the  Director of Vital Statistics for a  Change of Name, pursuant to the  Krevisions of the "Change of  fame Act", by me:- Pamela  Joan Tattrie of Arbutus Street in  Davis Bay in the Province of  British Columbia, as follows:- to  change my name from Pamela  Joan Tattrie to Pamela Joan  Jackson. Dated this 22nd day of  April, A.D. 1976. 1099-pub. April  28,1976. ,       -      1099-22  For  Quick Results  Use Times Adbriefs  Halfmoon Bay Happenings  5 YARD DUMP box with hoist  $150.   At   rear   of   Gibsons  Building Supplies. Ph. 886-  2642.  1031-23  SCUBA-PRO Mark V "regulator,  excl. cond. Ph. 886-7235. 1038-23  SIDING   both  aluminum   and  vinyl.   Swimming ��� pools,   all  types.   All   metal   neatalator  circulating fireplaces, 886-7411.  875-tfn  A reminder that tonight. (Wednesday) at  7:30 p.m. the Regional Board is holding a  meeting at the Welcome Beach Hall to  discuss the proposed Halfmoon Bay Fire  Protection District. All residents of Electoral  Area "B" are urged to be present.  On Saturday, May 1, the doors of the  welcome beach hall will be open at 2 p.m.  sharp for the annual plant sale.  Those donating plants are requested to  deliver them to the hall before the time of sale  and it would be of great help to the convenors  if they were packaged individually ready for  sale, marked with the name of the plant. They  can be left on the hall porch from 10 a.m.  onwards. Also on May 1 at 8 p.m. will be the  regular progressive whist drive, when  everybody is Welcome.  Despite a dreary day and a cold wind, the  Easter Egg hunt organized by the Halfmoon  Bay recreation commission on Easter  Saturday was most successful with a good  number of children taking part. With so many  beautifully decorated eggs entered in the  contest, the judges had no easy task in  awarding the prized. Winners were Tracey  --by Mary Tinktey  Laakso for the best design, Michelle Grognet  for the most original, Margaret Connor for  the funniest and Mark Zuidema for the  prettiest.  With a 25th wedding anniversary coming  up, John Williams of New Westminster  decided it was a~ft occasion on which he should  certainly take his wife, Joan out for a  celebration, so he bought two tickets for a  hockey game.  However, his daughters, Janice and  Beverley were making plans of their own and  sent out secret invitations to their relatives  and family friends to take part in a surprise  party on the happy day. John's parents, Joyce,  and Jerry Williams arrived at his home for  the surprise party only to find that John and  Joan had already been surprised quite early  in the afternoon when a telegram arrived  from their bridesmaid of 25 years before  saying how sorry she was that she could not  be a the party. Well, it was a lucky break for  John, for he was able to pass his hockey  tickets on to somebody who could use them.  The no-surprise party was most successful  with between 20 and 30 people taking part.  * Put your message into 4,000  homes (15,000 readers) in  these economical spots. Your  ad 'is always there for quick  reference  .   .   .  anytime!  * Here's-an economical way to  reach 4,000 homes (15,000  readers) every week. Your ad  waits patiently for ready refei-  ence  ....   anytime!  1  1  i  1  AUTOMOTIVE   SERVICE  JAMIESON AUTOMOTIVE  Paris, Sales & Service  - Rotor Lather Service for Disc Brakes  and Drum Brakes  - Valve and Seat Grinding  All Makes Serviced - Datsun Specialists  Gibsons - Phone 886-7919  BANKS  ROYAL BANK OF CANADA  Sechelt Branch ��� Phone 885-2201  Gjbsons Branch ��� Phone 886-2201  Madeira Park        ���      Phone 883-2711  HOURS  Sechelt: Tuesday-Thursday 10 a.m, to 3 p.m.  Fri. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. to  3 p.m.  Gibsons & Pender: Monday-Thursday  10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m,  BLASTING  TED'S BLASTING a CONTRACTING LTD.  ALL WORK FULLY INSURED  Basomonts ��� Drivowoys ��� Soptlc Tanks  Stump* ��� Ditch Lino*  Call for a froo ostimato anytime  TED DONLEY Pondor Harbour 803-2734  COAST BACKHOE and TRUCKING LTD.  ��� Controlled Blasting  ���Soptlc Tanks Installod  FULLY INSURED ��� FREE ESTIMATES)  883-2274  BUILDERS  �������������������� ��� I'���  ������������������I. - 11 ���I I��� I��� 11 -II �������������� ��� I��� -I -I Ll��� ��� ��ll. ���-  ���������!���  ������I")- -   I���  ��� ���  101 CONTRACTING CO. LTD.  Gonoral Building Contractors  All Work Guaranteed  Phono 885-2622  Box 7 3, Socholt, B.C.  P A P Dovolopmonts Ltd.  CUSTOM HOMES ��� CUSTOM FRAMING  Ron Protocky, Box 487, Socholt  885-3583  ALL WORK GUARANTEED  MEL'S CONTRACTING LTD.  * Residential and Commercial  FULLY QUALIFIED IN ALL PHASES  OF RENOVATIONS AND ADDITIONS  * Work Guarantood * Fro* Estimates  Phono DON; 885-2926  BUILDING SUPPLIES  A.C. RENTALS& BUILDING  SUPPLY LTD.  All Your Building Noods  Madeira Park Phono 003-2585  BUILDING SUPPLIES  WINDSOR PLYWOODS  [tho Plywood People]  ALL PLYWOOD:  Exotic and Construction  Panelling - Doors - Mouldings  Glues - Insulation  Ban  Hwy. 101  ��� Gibsons���  886-9221  GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLIES  (197J1.UD.  "ALL BUILDING MATERIALS"  "READY-MIX" '  "CONCRETE-GRAVEL"  "WESTWOOD HOMES"  "GENERAL PAINT"  886-2642 886-7833  Highway 101���Gibsons  CABINETMAKERS  Phono 885-2594  G. S. McGRADY LTD.  CABINETMAKER  Custom Built Furniture  Kitchens ��� Vanities - Etc.  Box 1129, Socholt  ���WanmBas���omannNosoBaenaanam  CARPET CLEANING  CARPET & CHESTERFIELD  CLEANERS  WE CLEAN WITH  ARGOSHEEN  (Freo Estlmatos)  TOM SINCLAIR! 885-9327  phono 12-1 p.m. oraftor 5 p.m.  oaoaoMMoaooaoaaoanMoni  CONTRACTORS  EGMONT CONTRACTING  D7F Cat * Backhoo  Landcloaring * Road Building  Wator and Savior Systoms  [883-90661  Dorhn J. Doich  CONTRACTORS  BENOIT LEPAGE CONTRACTING  .Carpentry and Painting  Interior/Exterior  FREE ESTIMATES  886-9561  PACIFIC MASONERY  Specializing in  STONE RETAINING WALLS-r-FIREPLACES  FACINGS ��� BRICKS & BLOCKS  COMMERCIAL ��� RESIDENTIAL  886-7056  Box 824 Gibsons,  PenConPump  CONCRETE PUMPING SERVICE  PORT MELLON TO PENDER HARBOUR   886-7417 or 886-9890  DISPOSAL SERVICES  FLOORING-CABINETS  Cabinets - Carpets - Linoleums  HOWE SOUND DISTRIBUTORS LTD.  P.O. Box 694, Gibsons, B.C.  Blair Kennett, sales manager  Phone 886-2765  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES LTD.  PORT MELLON TO OLE'S COVE  Tol. 886-2938 or 885-9973  Commercial Containers Available  PEST CONTROL  HAIRDRESSERS  SECHELT BEAUTY SALON  Dianne Alleh, Proprietor ���'.  Expert Hair Styling  Cowrie Street Phone  Sechelt 885-2818  HOTELS  DRILLING  J. B. EXCAVATING CO. LTD.  886-9031  Dump Truck ��� Backhoo ��� Cat  Water, Sowor, Dralnago Installation  LandCloorlno  FREE ESTIMATES  L A H SWANSON LTD.  READY-MIX CONCRETE  ' Sond and Gravol ��� Backhoo  Ditching ��� Excavations  PORPOISE BAY ROAD  885-9666,     Box 172,     Socholt, B.C.  InM/hitlnn * Hoarding * Toping * Texturing  Now ft Old  SUPERIOR DRYWALL  Froo Estimates WorV Guariuitooil.  phono  SVEN 085-3779 or RON 805-9725  NEED A WATER WELL?  Trl-K Drilling Ltd.  Economical Rock Drilling a Specialty  Phon* our Gibsons agont  at 886-9388  or call us dlroct  at [112] 478-5064  ELECTRICIANS  BE ELECTRIC LTD.  Phono 886-7605  Box 860 Gibsons  "POWER TO THE PEOPLE"  SIM ELECTRIC LTD.  INCE 1947  PHONE 805*2062  ��� ELECTRIC HEAT SPECIALISTS ���  . i.n i..   i w�����.���.��� ���.���..�������������.* ii , - ni ii '���> ��� r ��� ��� n���*"��� ���    ��� '���" ��� " '' ' "! ���'���' *  Pondor Harbour ,  McCANN ELECTRIC  WIHING OF ALL TYPES  Residential ��� Industrial ��� Commercial  All work (iiiwnntood ��� Froo osllmotns  Joo McCann, Box 157, Madolra Pnik  Phono 003-9913  Your Buslnoss Card ,  In this spaco will  roach noarly 15,000 pooplo I  PENDER HARBOUR HOTEL  Madolra Park Phono 883-2377  Conventions, Dinners, Group Meetings  Weddings and Private Parties  ��� Full Hotol Facilities ���  LANDSCAPING  EVERGREEN LANDSCAPING  Creative landscaping  for an over-blooming gardon.  * gardon malntananco  * spoclal spring lawn caro  $10 per 1000 sqft  FREE ESTIMATES  886-2087  MACHINE SHOPS  At tho Sign of tho Chovron  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  A MARINE SERVICE LTD.  Machine Shop-Arc and Acotylono Wolding  Stool Fabrlcatlng-Marlno Ways  Autdmotlvo and Marino Repairs  Standard Marino Station  Phono 886-7721       Ros. 886-9956, 886-9326  MOVING & STORAGE  PIED PIPER COMPANY LTD.  * Bonded Pest Control Services  call Paul M. Bulman at 434-6641  7061 Gllley Ave.  Burnaby  LEN WRAYS TRANSFER  llau'tohold Moving, Pack|n��, Storoflo  Packing Materials for salo  MEMBER OF ALLIED VAN LINES  Canada's No, 1 Movors  Ph. 886-2664, R.R. 1 Gibsons  PAINTING& DECORATING  EDS CUSTOM PAINTING  * Interior and Extorlor  Now or Old ��� Murals and Vinyl  FREE ESTIMATES ��� ALL WORK GUARANTEED  885-3896  PLUMBING & HEATING  SECHELT HEATING and  INSTALLATION  Gas, Oil and Electric Furnaces  Gutters, Flashing and Venting Jobs  Ph. 885-2466 * Box 726 * Sechelt, B.C.  ROOFING  TIDELINE  ���  PLUMBING & HEATING  CONTRACTORS  * residential * commorclal  ,.-  '  ��� free estlmatos ���.  Bernie  ������                    '          .  Denis  Mulligan  886-9414  Mulligan  Bus: 886-9533  PENINSULA PLUMBING LTD.  Contract and Renovation Work  HOWE SOUND ROOFING  & SEAMLESS GUTTERS  tar & gravel, asphalt shingles,  shakes and 5" seamless gutters  ��� 24 HOUR SERVICE X  [112] 898-9323  General Delivery ~   Squamish  SEWING MACHINES  ��� ; ; :].:-,.���   i ���  BERNINA j  Sales and Service to all makes  T  TOM SCOTT  886-7834  RICK WRAY  886-7838  RENTALS  A.C. RENTALS LTD.  ,      TOOLS and EQUIPMENT  ���RENTALS and SALES  Easy   Strip   Concroto   Forming   Systoms   ���   Com  pressors  ���   Rototlllors   ���  Gonerotors   -   Pumps  Ea,rth Tampers  Sunshlno Coast Hwy. ft Francis Peninsula Road  MADEIRA PARK PHONE 883-2585  RETAIL STORES  CAS HARDWARE  Socholt, B.C.  APPLIANCES ��� HARDWARE  HOME FURNISHINGS  .   Phono 885-9713  ROOFING _^  BILL BLACK ROOFING LTD.  Durold Shingles ��� Tar ft Gravol  Now Roof or Ro-Roof  GUARANTEED WORKMANSHIP  8 YEARS EXPERIENCE  Box 281, Gibsons 886-7320  RELIABLE ROOFING  Tar ft Gravol  Durold * Shakos  FREE ESTIMATES  Phono 1105-3545  Boh 30, R.R. Ml, Socholt  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  Roy and Wagonaar  B.C. LAND SURVEYORS  CIVIL ENGINEERS  Morlno Building -Wharf Stroot  Box 609 -Socholi, B,C.    885-2332   TIRES  COASTAL TIRES  Sunshlno Coast Highway  Box 13, Gibsons, D.C. - Phono 886-2700  SALES AND SERVICE  All Brands avallablo  Monday to Saturday 0:30 a,m, to 5:30 p.m.  Friday ovonlng by appolntmont only  TREE TOPPING  PEERLESS TREE SERVICE  ���    Comploto Troo Sorvlco  -��� Prompt, Guarantood, Insured Work ���  Prlcos You Can Trust  Phone J. RISBEY, 885-2109  T.V. and RADIO  J A C ELECTRONICS  PHILCO-FORD SALES ft SERVICE  wo sorvlco oil brmuls  085-2568  ocro&s Irom Iho Rod ft Whito  SECHELT  SUNSHINE COAST T.V. SALES  A SERVICE LTD.  ADMIRAL ��� ELECTROHOME  ,   and ZENITH DflALERS  ,      "IN THE HEART OF DOWNTOWN SECHELT'  Box 799. Socholi      Phono 005-9016  CLOSED ON MONDAYS  i  12) Fq|  LrA <  '  /  1 '  )     ���>  ^ /  \   1  It's called a Learning Assistance Centre.  Our school district has seven of these  facilities operating within and as a part of our  main schools in Langdale, Gibsons (2),  Roberts Creek, Sechelt (2) and Madeira  Park.  The Learning Assistance Centre is  operated by a certified teacher who has been  trained in the education of children with  learning disorders. Thanks to the strenuous,  sustained efforts of concerned parents and  educators, this is now a recognized specialty  for which university programs exist (as they  do for the education of children who are deaf,  retarded, etc.). The LA teacher has the  equivalent of what UBC describes as:  "Diploma in Education-of Children with  Learning Disorders. A one-year program  including coursework relating to the teaching  of children with various handicaps, impairments and learning disorders. Extensive  practice with such children." This conjures  up the image of a benevolent, many-armed  Hindu deity juggling a mixed bag Of tricks.  Which is what actually happens!  Lillian Brooks is already doing some oral  reading with a student when I arrive at 9 a.m.  Ten minutes later, fourteen others converge  on the LA centre from their regular grades  three to seven classrooms.  In prior conversations with these kids,  their parents and teachers and with the help  of her own evaluation aids and reports of  other professionals (when appropriate and  available), Mrs. Brooks has tried to compile  an overall picture of who these children are  as unique and entire human beings. From this  information she has determined, among other  things, that these kids are better off doing  Language Arts with us, using a certain choice  of materials within one of several approaches  at a given level of difficulty.  Two of the children will have one-to-one  contact with a couple of parent aides who  attend the morning session. That leaves only  two ��� sometimes three ��� adults to float  about the modified classroom helping the  other twelve on a demand basis until recess.  During the average day Mrs. Brooks will  see about thirty children and regret that she  simply doesn't have the necessary human or  material resources to be with, guide and  evaluate an estimated fifteen to twenty others  who should also be in a Learning Assistance  environment. They must remain in their  regular rooms to deal with the frustration of  falling further behind because, through no  fault of their own, they are unable to learn in  the same way and at the same rate as their  classmates.  Those anxious to fix the blame should  know that our school district compares  favourably with others in the province  (although no doubt our province still lags  behind in the detection and treatment of  learning disorders). Our school board has  allocated the available resources as effectively and evenly as possible. Which  means that everyone is pinched, especially  our special services coordinator Ed  Nicholson, and Drew McKee, our only special  counsellor! What they have to contend with in  covering the entire district is comparable to  laying out a tightly coiled roll of linoleum. For  every corner they tack down, another one  sproings loose behind them.  Those anxious to fix the cure ��� and there  are many urgent subjects of concern, as  anyone who lives or works with a learning-  disabled child can tell you ��� should ask for,  and be prepared to help finance, extra aid.  But don't stop there and wait for deliverance;  we can't afford to. Other factors equal, the  longer a child must wait for effective help, the  worse his condition becomes. Besides, a  school isn't the only shaper of a kid's life. The  students we work with in Madeira Park are in  our care for only thirty hours of a one hundred  and sixty eight hour week.  Working as parents and other concerned  non-professionals, we can take a hint from  our Special Services staff ahd expand it  further. In setting up a Learning Assistance  centre, our schools attempt to establish a  ��� comprehensively supporting environment to  encourage a child's advances in learning.  Thanks largely to a group of courageous  and resourceful parents, there exists a  Peninsula Association for Children with  Learning Disabilities (PACLD). We should  persevere in using tliat association to help  provide moro of what parents try to give  "normal" children: a total Living Assistance  environment. It's only being realistic on our  part. learning disabilities, of however  s^wiflc a nature, don't come in neat airtight  �� jnpartments. The strengths, weaknesses,  events and other factors In a child's life are  constantly Interacting and changing who he  Is. Let's not fall to use the best experts we  have on who Uie child Is ��� his parents ��� und  all that extra non-school time. We certainly  have nothing to lose. The extra attention a kid  receives, providing It Isn't offensive to him,  has a positive effect on his performance..  That's a well known fact, nnd It even has n  name: Uie Hawthorne effect.  The executive of the PACLD has cnllcd a  meeting ln Sechelt on Wednesday, May 6 nt  Sechelt Elementary. I'd like to sec part of  tliat meeting develop Into a workshop to  discuss the content, staffing, financing and  overall operation of local surnmer-  contlnuntlon programs for our kids ���  something they can relate to and In which  they will hold their hard-earned ground, nnd  even advance, during the months of July and  August. Are you interested?  If we're all willing to push a little, I'm sure  that the school Iwnrd will find some way to  help guide our efforts. In a recent information  sheet for teacher applicants, the school board  outlines four desirable qualities thnt wo could  well adopt as our own. "We want teachers  who: 1) can devciop programs which meet  tho individual needs of pupils; 2) have the  desire and ability to work with young people  and can develop good personal relationships;  3) ore concerned with professional growth  J  Canada  Beef  Zealand Shoulder Ib.  ^iss  .^x -  and in-service (training); 4) are enthusiastic  and willing to work with students in extracurricular areas."  I heard1 an intriguing homily the other  day: "There are three kinds of people in the  world: those who don't have a clue what's  happening, those,who know what's happening, and those who make it happen." Who  do. you want to be?  LEARNING   ASSISTANCE   TUTORS  David Maedel, left, and Steven Ono of  Sechelt Elementary practice the  techniques they use when working with  students with learning disabilities at the  learning assistance centre at the school.  The grade 7 students are two of about a  dozen who work with .primary students  on a one-to-one basis.    ��� Timesphoto  IDE DETERGENT so oz.  lOM'S MARGARINE  m  Pender Harbour Auxiliary to St. Mary's  Hospital met on April 14 with 19 members  attending. Jean Paterson, President, was  chairman. Al Whittle called the roll and the  minutes of the previous meeting were read by  Irene Temple. Jean Whittaker gave the  treasurer's report.  Letters were received from Mrs. J.  Porter, listing coming activities of the  Community Club, and from Don Riome,  telling the events scheduled by the Lions  Club, in order to avoid having two events on  the same date.  Mrs. Jean Paterson read the report of the  coordinating council. Mrs. Kearney, acting  administrator, thanked the women in all the  auxiliaries for the work they are doing for the  hospital. Mrs. C. Nixon, chairman of the thrift  shop, asked if more members would support  their local Thrift Shop Chairman, as this job  involves a lot of time. Mrs. Muriel Eggins  would like someone from each auxiliary to  get together with her to discuss putting a float  in the Timber Days Parade to represent the  six Sunshine Coast auxiliaries.  Jean Prest told how they had fixed up the  pet rocks for the St. Patricks Day favors. The  tray favors for Easter are ready. She would  like small orange juice tins or tomato paste  tins for the Father's Day tray favors.  Irene Hodgson gave the thrift shop report.  The volunteers last month were Lila Wiggins,  Lou Farrell, Irene Hodgson, Hazel Dietz and  Elspeth Logan. The thrift shop continues to be  busy.     '  Doreen Webb told how the crafts are  coming along. She has some baby sets to go to  the shop in the hospital. She showed the articles which are to be raffled at the Friendship Tea, May 12. There is a lovely afghan  and two cushions which were donated by Mrs.  Harding of Saltery Bay and a beautiful  macrame plant holder donated by Harriet  McNaughton. Tickets are 50c each or 3 for $1.  Lila Wiggins has been busy making 'Trudeau  Caps' and Teddy Bears.  Pat Fraser sent get-well cards to three  members., .   ��� '  It was decided that any members wishing  to go, will attend the Area Meeting in Sechelt  on April 28 Instead of sending representatives  to the Regional Meeting in Vancouver on May  12,13 and 14.  Mrs. McQuitty reported the preparations  being made for the fish derby to be held July  31 and August 1.  The meeting adjourned at 2:45 and tea  was served by Irene McKenzie and Pat  Fraser.  CAKE  CHOCi  LONG  r  IKES Duncan Nines 18% oz.  ILATE CHIPS Baker's 12oz,$l  mmumm ^ . S^g.  JUICE Hood River 48 oz.  CHRISTIAN SCIENCE  Services and Sunday School are held  each Sunday 11:15 a.m. in St. John's  United Church, Davis Bay. All  welcome.  WEDNESDAY EVENING TESTIMONY  7:30 p.m.  Phone 885-3157 or 886-7882.  Foremost  Foremost  il W  I  H9   EM     In        |a     i  HI ii  Foremost  Big Dip  large or small  curd. 2% 16 oz.  10 oz.  Rev. T. Nicholson, Pasto.*  TIMES OF SUNDAY MASS  * 7:30 p.m. Sat. eve. at Our Lady of  Lourdes Church on the Sechelt Indian  Reserve  * 9:00 &.m. at The Holy Family Church  in Sechelt  * 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary's Church in  Gibsons Phone 885-9526  ��� from our hake sftup ���  16 oz.  4JNITED CHUUCH  Rev. Annette M. Rolnhardt  886-2333  9:30 a.m. ��� St. John's Wilson Creek  11:15 a.m. ��� Gibsons  office hours for appointments:  Tues. ��� 1 ;00 p.m. to 4i00 p.m;  Wed. ��� 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Fri.   ��� 9:30 to 12:30  SEVENTH-DAY  ADWEIfriST CHURCH  SABBATH SCHOOL-Sat. 10:30 a.m.  ST. JOHN'S UNITED CHURCH  DAVIS BAY  Everyone Wolcomo  For  Information  Phono  885-9750  883-2736  SUNSHINE COAST  GOSPEL CHURCH  Davis Bay Rond nt Arbutus  Davis Bny ,  Sunday School 10:00 n.m.  Morning Service  11JJ&&jn.  Evening Service .7:00 p.m.  Wed. Prayer nnd Bible Study  Phone 085-2160  libby's  BEANS WITH PORK u oz.  libby's  CHOICE WHOLE TOMATOES is oz.  Habob; $<a'  TEA BAGS Green Label ,    ..................Ws   JL  Tang Twin Pack  ORANGE FLAVOR CRYSTALS 2x7 oz.  Libby's  TOMATO JUICE ,.., 48oz.  Kraft Single ^     c  CHEESE SLICES Z n>.  5 lbs. $  for     a w  If lEt%l California 12 oz. bskt.  A Jargo number of Sechelt Brownies  received badges for their efforts.  The Golden hand badge was presented to  Susan McKibbon, a Golden Bar went to  Tcrcsu Robilliard. Golden ladder awards  went to Lisa Blackwell, Catherine Crucil ond  Joanne Moore.  Interest badges were presented as .  follows: Susan Anderson ��� holiday; Heather  Caldwell ~ housekeeping, cooks, and  holiday; Lisa Blackwell ��� holiday; Tracey  IiChmnnn ������ collectors, gardeners, holiday,  thrift ond writers; Shelly McElroy ~  holiday; Joanne Moore ��� craft, holiday;  Theresa Robilliard ~ cooks, thrift nnd  holiday; Andrea Raiment ~ writers, holiday;  Carrl Ann Hunter ��� holiday; and Vickie  Sallows ��� holiday, housekeepers and cooks.  Pnngnlrtung, located 185 miles north of  Frobishcr Bay, was visited by early explorers  John Davis In 15B5 nnd William Baffin in lfllfl.  About 200 years Inter, wluders adopted  Pangnlrtung ns a regular stop but It was not  until the curly U)20's tliat it Ix'cnnic a permanent settlement.  BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH  886-7449  Mermaid nnd Trail, Sechelt  Sunday School - 9:45 am.  Morning Worship Service, 11:15 n.m.  Wed. Bible Study ��� 7:30 \im.  Evening Fellowship���? p.m.  2nd A '1th Sundny of every month.  Pastor: F, Napora  885-9905  California Punch   -r-fromn footf*  l<3) Carnation ...  for  ST. HILDA'S ArjGUCAfJ  CHURCH, Socholt  SERVICES EVERY SUNDAYi  8:80 and 10 a.m.  SUNDAY SCHOOL: 10 a.m.  Madolra Park Loglon Hall  Service* Hi ond 3rd Sundayi at 2 pm  IHEREV. N. J. GODKIN, 883-2640  I ^V. f.X���..|.��..��.��    ���^^'C������P���^^^r*^���.������.^.^'"^^S^^_^<^"*y�����������.J  ^^^^SE^^^fTRAIL BAY CENTRE  FMW>K  v^pv^ww  13��  I  >v  \"*i  ^iimnAmmfcJJ^M.^M<1hl*.��fc Ji1Hm^m^iUj.I��i Willi*  ������Jfciurtlttm wiiji*  Phono 805-2025  886-9812 Mont Dept.  Wo Rotor?�� Tho Ri��t��t To Limit QuowWHot  885-9823 Bnkory   |? "


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