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 &  Out of work? You're not alone  Editor's Note: The following is a  special Peninsula Times report on  unemployment on the Sunshine Coast  Inside, you will find related articles  pertaining to the Unemployment Insurance Compensation situation and to the  difficulties facing women and youths in the  job market. 4  By KERRA LOCKHART  Liz Smith is. a social worker with the  Department of Human Resources.  Through the door of her Sechelt office  Come many of the Sunshine Coast's  unemployed ��� the deserted mother, the  unskilled teenager and the man who would  rather collect welfare than hold down a  job. But along with these unfortunate  stereotypes come the men and women wha  have worked for years and who-suddenly,  for many reasons, are out of work and  need her held.  : They are facing, often for the first time  in, their lives, unemployment and its  resulting poverty.  '-''';.:'yThe'-Sunshine Coast, Liz Smith usually  ends up telling them, is no place to be if  you are out of work.  If she can, she helps them with  emergency funds and food vouchers. Then  she sends them down the street to register  eninsula Mmeb  Serving the Sunshine Coast, (Howe Sound to Jervis Inlet), iacluding 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,: Egmorrt  '2nd Class Mail  Registration No.  1142  Phone  885-3231  Union  Label  18 Pages ��� 15c Copy  LARGEST READERSHIP OF ANY PAPER ON THE SUNSHINE COAST.  Volume 14 - No. 12  Wednesday, February 16j 1977  Peninsula businesses���just looking for a home  The Regional District planning committee bumped repeatedly against an old  disagreement in its February 10 meeting:  where should commercial and industrial  businesses be allowed to operate and how  should land be allotted for those purposes.  Director-Barry Pearson spoke to one  side of the question in deploring the lack of  district-zoned land for commercial and  industrial uses. "We're seven or eight  years behind the time here as far as I'm  concerned," Pearson said.  Director Peter Hoemberg responded  that the board was moving ahead through  its several vicinity plans.' The central  concern, he said, is to prevent the sort of  commercial strip development which has  become typical along major highways  throughout North Afromxp.  "If you are gbirig to l&g^a uu&He^s  Mrs. B.P. Mottishaw concerning four  Sechelt area businesses allegedly  operating in violation of the regional  zoning by-law.  Mrs. Moittishaw submitted a petition  signed by several Sechelt businesses  protesting the violations. She said the  violators represented unfair competition  in that by ignoring the by-law they were  able to do business without the attendant  fees and costs involved in operating inside  the municipality.  After hearing regional planner Paul  Morite's report of his investigation into  two of the alleged violations, Hoemberg  moved that the by-law beenforced and the  offenders required to stop doiiig business  at their present locations.  "We weaken our own by^iws when we  motion, but ran into the same hassle on the  next agenda item.       ..'Pr-  The items was an application by C.J.  Salahubto re-zone a Davis Bay residential  lot to Commercial 2. Salahub requested  the rezoning for the property, which fronts  on Highway 101, in order to open a sports  and marine parts store.  The same application provoked a  lengthy debate at the committee's  January 19 meeting and threatened to do It  again in this meeting.  Salahub offered to limit his building  height to below 16 feet, as opposed to the 35  foot height limit allowable under  residential zoning. He also noted in his  application, represented by Mr. C.E.  Scales, that he had polled residents In the  area of the proposed store and found only  couki be altered by the district board at a  later time and would not provwe the  necessary security for the investment he  planned to.make in the land. He also expressed skepticism that he could as  readily secure^nds without the industrial  zoning. -^  Hoemberg replied that Haleta was  mistaken in his understanding of a land  use contract. He said such an agreement  could not be altered without the consent of  both parties. He alsb^said the contract  could be written for as long a period as was  necessary.  "We are all in agreement 1 think about  allowing your use of the land," Hoemberg  Jsaid. "The only reason we want a land fise  contract is to make sure the neighboring  iarid is $bt affected, to protect Twin  with the local Canada Manpower office.  But, Smith says with a short Laugh, "that's  a mere formality. Manpower has nothing  to offer them."  This area has one of the highest  unemployment rates in British Columbia.  The official estimate, based on Manpower  applications, is somewhat over 10 per cent.  But since not every unemployed person  files with Manpower, the true rate is  higher. .  Jack Ross, manager of Manpower's  Sechelt office, estimates it may be 15 per  cent., Don Lockstead, New Democrat MLA  for Mackenzie, recently said it has between 15 and 18 per cent across the riding.  Nationally, the seasonally adjusted  unemployment rate for January was 7.5  per cent, according to Statistics Canada.  Unemployment in British Columbia was  reported at 8.8 per cent.  So what is the government doing to help  this area's , disproportionately high  number of jobless? Not much, sMy  representatives of area social agencies,  who claim the Sunshine Coast needs more  service from Manpower.  Canada Manpower officials in Vancouver maintain the current service here  is adequate.  The dispute, Smith says, revolves  around a difference in philosophies.  "Canada Manpower says, 'Look there's  no industry in your area and therefore no  one to hire people,'" says Smith. "We say,  'Hold on, there's people put of work here,  and it's your job to encourage employers  to create jobs.'  "We look at itfrojh- the worker's point  of view. CMC often appears interested in  the employer. Frankly, I wouldn't miss the  Manpower service if it disappeared  tomorrow."  Smith is chairwomen of the Interagency Liaison Committee, an informal  group consisting of representatives from  about a dozen social service agencies.  Since 1975 this group has attempted  through a variety of means to get im  proved   Manpower   service   for   local  residents.  "We have begged, pleaded, gone down  on our knees, always tried the polite approach,',' says Smith. "And it's been so  frustrating. We seem to be in a permanent  stall."  In fact, the Canada Manpower office in  Sechelt has slowly improved its service.  Until October 1975 the Powell River CMC  handled the office. It was generally  acknowledged to be a token effort with a  counselor coming in one day every two  weeks. The infrequency of the service  caused delays which discouraged both the  out-of-work and the employer. Then the  operation of the office was taken over by  CMC's North Vancouver centre and Jack  Ross was hired as the Sechelt manager.  Under his supervision the local Manpower office is now open two days a week.  On Tuesdays, however, Ross is  unavailable for counseling and the  receptionist handles only inquiries. On  Thursdays Ross is in the office from 10:30 '  a.m. until 4:30 p.m. to interview job-  hunters. Local employers fare a little  better with a five day a week phone access  to the CMC manager.  Members of the Interagency group and  Ross both say local people are not making  nearly enough use of Manpower's  operations. The Interagency people blame  this on the inefficiency of the service. Ross  blames the negative image Manpower  acquired when his office was a satellite of  the Powell River CMC.  It's a Catch-22 situation, says Smith,  who is careful hot to personally blame  Ross for what she calls fee "chaos caused  by the Manpower bureaucracy."  "Manpower," she says, "has alienated  local employers by not meeting any of  their expectations. Employers in a nutshell, don't feel they can do any better by  going to Canada Manpower because  people out of work never bother  registering there anyway. And people  ��� See Page A-6  ,.JlPJJ/t enforce them," Hoemb$$[ saitf.  -    -      ���  Pearson fired back thatt^��iptHct also  core area, and if it's gftinfty #��^ealthy^ had irresponsibility to pfovMe zoned  core area, then ypu have-to Keepv|our "Commercial areas, which it has not yet  businesses in thi/area," Hoemberg ^id.   ^e ,.��� we teU thm to $et ^ where do  The first agenda item to rekindle the    we send them?" he asked,  flames of this dispute was a complaint by        The committee; approved Hoemberg's  Secret Cove developers  get board's green light  'one objector.  Secret Cover Marina developers apparently have modified and trimmed their  plans to the satisfaction of the Regional  District.  The district planning committee last  Thursday found no fault with the  developer's newly amended proposal,  which cuts the slated number of houses  from 38 to 29. The committee instructed  the planning staff to make the appropriate  amendments to the proposed land use  contract and to present the contract to the  next Regional Board meeting.  The committee twice previously had  rejected Secret Cove proposals for a 38-  unit development. Those rejections were  based on environmental and aesthetic  considerations and on the developer's  Inability to satisfactorily demonstrate that  the planned water system offered sufficient fire protection.  At Thursday's meeting the developers  also presented well test results und  described a planned 00,000 gallon swimming pool, which appeared to convince the  committee of the adequacy of fire  protection.  Current residents of the .Secret Cove  area, however, continued to object to the  marina development. Spokesman Robert  NI'X'KET COVE resident Hobcrt Carl  hears Hegionul District planning  committee memliers refuse his  request for another pul)lic*hearlng <"��.  the development. Timesphoto  Carl urged the committee to schedule  another public hearing on the matter.  But the committee declined to do so  after being told that, in the opinion of their  solicitor, another hearing is not required.  Director Peter Hoemberg told Carl that  the developer's amended proposal is  "creating less of an impact than the  original proposal." Another hearing would  simply be going over the same ground as  that covered in the meeting held last  November and would serve no useful  purpose, ho said.  Director Ed Johnson accused the objecting residents of "being opposed to any  development at all.  "You figure you've got a nice little  area, and you want to keep it all to yourselves," he told Carl.  Carl responded that residents were  worried that the Secret Cove Marina  "will just be a toehold" for other, similar  .subdivisions.  Hoemberg assured Carl tliat the  Regional Board was firmly committed to  restricting such developments in that area  to the northeast ashore of Secret Cove and  would not permit a string of marinu  subdivisions to be built.  He also replied to Carl's charge, that  the development, even in its modified  form, would destory the area. "We arc  requiring them to replant the area after  construction," he said. "And if that  requires a great deal of effort, a great deal  of money, that's the developer's problem.  We will see that It is done.''  Decreasing Uie number of homes from  38 to 21) also widens the space between  buildings from about 10 feet to 30 or 35 feet  and this will allow developers to leave  trees standing, which would not have lieen  feasible with the higher density, Hoemberg said.  "But It still Involves destruction of two  hillsides," Carl said.  "Destruction Is an unfortunate word."  replied planning committee chairman  Jack Paterson. "Perhaps 'rearrangement' Is n better word."  I (chuffed    and    uumollifled,    Carl's  delegation left alter telling the committee  they would consult their solicitor con  cernlng the committee's apparent decision  not to schedule .mother hearing.  The committee Instructed the staff to  double-check with their own solicitor to  Hoemberg said Salahub's offer to limit  the building's height amounted to a  "trade-off", which Hoemberg found  unacceptable. He also expressed concern  that once rezoned, the lot might be put to  less desirable commercial purposed by a  later owern.  The committee voted 4-3 against the  recommendation for rezoning.  Salahub responded angrily, "I feel  there's too much idealism in this area. If  anyone wants to buy this property it's for  .sale now."  The next item on the agenda moved the  committee farther around the coast but  left them wandering in the same woods.  This item was an application by Archie  Haleta for rezoning from Agricultural 4 to  v^G^ks.,  Industrial 4, a l3/4 acre  lot which en-  south of Port  compasses Twin ('reeks,  Mellon.  Haleta applied for the rezoning in order  to build a chipper mill for his log salvage  business.  Director Jim Metzler suggested that in  order to protect the area along Twin  Creeks, the committee might consider a  land use contract rather than rezoning.  Restrictions on log storage and other  operations adjacent to the creeks could be  written into such a contract, Metzler said,  whereas rezoning for industrial use would  afford no such protection.  Haleta objected .strenuously by the  idea, saying he felt that a land use contract  A contract stipulation about use <Jf the-  land bordering the creeks might be the  only effective difference between,^ land  use contract and industrial zoning in this  instance, Hoemberg said*  But Haleta denied there was any  necessity to protect the creeks. "I have  lived there for 15 years," he said. "They're  not creeks at all. They're really rain  runoffs. In the 15 years Vve been there,  I've never seen one fish in .the north creek  and maybe I've seen five or six in the south  creek.  "I'm prepared to collect 15,000 to 18,000  deadheads this year. Isn't the economic  benefit of that more important than six  fish?"  Director Bernie Mulligan jumped into  the discussion, asking, "Are we going to  set aside areas for growth or continue to be  stuck with these land use contracts?  "We've got to quit falling back on land  use contracts" he said.  Planning committee chairman Jack  Paterson got the matter shelved when he  mentioned Environment Canada's  possible interest in protection of the creeks  and .suggested that the federal, ministry  might require protective provisions be  included in any rezoning of the area. Such  provisions would likely satisfy the committee's concern for the creeks, he said.  The committee agreed to postpone the  matter pending a ruling from Environment Canada.  C.J. SALAHUB is tightlipped as he  leaves the Regional District planning  committee's February 10 meeting.  The     committee     turned     down  Familiar faces appearing  in Bowen Island dispute  confirm   that  necessary.  a   new    hearing   is   not  By KEKUA IAXJKHAHT  Two of the principle figures in .Sechelt's  financially botched Seaside Village are  deep in the middle of a new land dispute on  Bowen Island.  On Friday the BC cabinet ordered a  halt to tree clearing operations on an  Island development site owned by Union  Steamships under Its president Stan  James. James hns a major financial investment in Seaside Village and under the  terms of a management contract with  (ileninont Holdings, another company  involved In that development, will gala  title to the unsold land when the mortgage  on ll is paid off.  Also on Friday, Bud (inlrns, .lames'  project manager on his Bowen Island site,  was Involved In n scuffle with demonstrators when they attempted lo halt  bulldozers working on the land.  (ialrns Is president of Interfacial  Designs, the company responsible for  house construction in Seaside Village.  When his financing arrangements  collapsed last year many home owners  were lett wllh unfinished houses, l-argc  lelns were placed ou some properties hy  unpaid sub conl iactors.  The Bowen Island dispute involves a  :t(HI acre .subdivision  site  where .lames  Intends to build 2,000 hou^uinits und un  18 hole golf course^^^SR  Opponents of the plun sStf the scheme  contravenes the proposed community plan  for the Islnnd and could have a serious  environmental impact.  Tin. government's cease and desist  order came after an emergency session of  the Island's Trust asked Environment  Minister Jim Nellson to intervene In the  dispute.  After the cabinet order was Issued,  Nellson said the government was  responding to "concern.", offered by the  |H>ople on the Inland."  \lle added the stop work order will  remain lu effect until It is determined  whether the project does in fact luirm the  Island's environment.  laiist April, at the height of the .Seaside  Villnge controversy, it was announced that  Union Steamships would sell three and a  ludf acres of Its Bowen lalund property to  cover some of the debts owed by In-  lei facial Designs. According to Cairns his  company had previously been re financed  with a i-MO.OOO loan from Union .Steamships.  A legal argument, however, between  .lames and (ileninont Biddings has stalled  the1 proposed lloweu Island sale,  Salahub's application to have his  Davis Bay property rezoned to permit  a business on the site.  ��� Timesphoto  Experimental college  plan ok'd by trustees  Local residents who have always  wanted to attend college but didn't like the  thought of going to school in Vancouver  will have their problem partially( .solved  this fall when two community college  courses are offered on the Sunshine Coast.  I,a.st week the Sechelt school trustees  approved a $3,000 subsidy to enable the  Centre of Continuing Education to bring  Capilano College courses to the Peninsula  on a trial basis.  The decision split the school board  members, with some maintaining post-  secondary instruction .should not be  promoted in a year of budgetary restraint.  Karin Hoemberg, local Director of  Continuing Education told the February 10  Pender Harbour meeting that "the need  for college education on the Sechelt  Penslnula Is practically unknown ond can  only be assessed If courses are offered on  an experimental basis over a period of  time. She added that the results of a recent  local survey on post-secondary education  wore rendered useless when two of the  collection boxes disappeared. This, she  said, made any valid conclusions Impossible.  However, Moeml>crg said, the two  courses which appear to Im. the most in  demand and which would likely be the first  two offered are English KM) and  Psychology 100.  Hoemberg told the bonrd tliat In a  January 28 letter, Derek iSmlt, Dean of  Community Education at Capilano stated,  "Uie college bus received approval from  the Ministry of Education to provide the  .Sechelt .school district with college; credit  courses on A total cost-recovery buuiu."  Siult defined a "cost-recovery  arrange.nciil" ns meaning "Ihe school  district would, in effect, purchase the  presentation of courses from Uie college,  the total cost to include preparation and  design, instruction and administration  costs incurred.  Capilano was concerned, he continued,  that tile courses are "neither in fact, no  .perceived lo l>e, subsidized in any way hy  the school districts of North and West  Vancouver and Howe Sound." Capilano  College is located in the North Vancouver  school district.  Hoemberg noted that Smit was "very  reluctant" to present any concrete cost  figures for the courses "but it must be  expected that a college course with  transfer credit costs approximately $2,500  which involves about $:.5() in mileage and  ferry fares."  The trustees were told by Hoemberg  that each class would probably attract 10  to 18 people and "a subsidy of $1,000 to  $1,500 per course would be necessary to  keep student tuition fees lielow $100 |>er  person.  The ultimate solution to post secondary  education on the Peninsulu, stated  Hoemberg, "lies In a system not yet  developed, the distance learning program.  The pupil is supplied with the material and  the instructor visits regularly. That  system Is five years away."  It would lie desirable, continued  Hocmhcrg, to employ local instructors for  the two Capilano courses as this would  reduce administrative costs and help the  local unemployment rate. However, she  said, "Capilano only seems prepared to  accept local instructors If they cannot  supply someone from their own staff."  The details of the courses and their  administration have still to he discussed In  detail, added Hoemberg, hut she asked the  Ixiard members to approve tin- instruction  on a trial basis.  .Sechelt representative Maureen  Clayton told the other trustees she was not  prepared "to sup|Mirt a subsidized  program this year." She also said she  would like to see a detailed survey (lone on  post-secondary needs on the Sunshine  Coast. "As far as I'm concerned", she  concluded, "this is a year of restraint,"  But Area 'A' trustee Peter Prescesky,  111 moving that the school district provide  the subsidy, argued "thai it is an inex  ���pensive way to give (college courses) a  try." If it doesn't work oul, he said Ihe  hoard could always refuse a further  subsidy next year.  The motion was approved I-',' hy Ihe  hoard members.  > t J  The PENiNsuLA^taea  EDITORIALS  Don Morberg, Managing Editor  "A free press is the unsleeping guardian of  every  other right  thai free  men  prize."  ��� Winston Churchill  Something wrong  Wait a minute, there's something  wrong here.  Last fall the Ministry of Education  came out with its new and in>  mediately controversial idea of a core \  curriculum for all British Columbia  school students^ The curriculum  proposals were published in a slick  little booklet distributed around the  province and in his accompanying,  statement, the Minister of Education,  Pat McGeer, said it was his intention  that all "interested mdividuals"  should have a chance to publicly  discuss and debate its contents.  The government, it seems, wanted  input. And to get it, they asked all  local school boards to hold hearings  into the curriculum plan. Well they  may get input from Kamloops and  they may get input from Ashcroft but  the Department of Education  shouldn't expect to hear much noise  from the Sunshine Coast.  It appears that only the parents of  children now attending school were  informed of the local core curriculum  discussions.  Superintendent John Denley said  Peninsula schools were told to set up  their own meetings, all of which were  to be held before February 18. Individual school were also to let people  know of the times and dates. Most of  the schools did this by sending home  announcements with the kids.  But the general public, that large  number of people who don't currently  have children in school bilt just might  be interested in the future of  education in this province, have lost  their chance to have a say.  Denley says the school board  didn't advertise the time and place of  the meetings because the provincial  government had already placed large  notices in news papers. Locally, these  appeared before Christmas, and were  basically only announcements of, the  availability of the core curriculum  pamphlet.  The next school board meeting is  February 24. It is to be hoped that the  school trustees will decide that  everyone, hot just parents, have a  right to decide the pattern of a child's  education. It is to be hoped that they  will at least call, and advertise one  meeting so the general public of the  Sunshine Coast can have a say in this  important subject. ,  Between the lines  Elsewhere in this issue is a story  concerning a Regional Board planning  committee resolution asking for creation  of a marine reserve in the waters  surrounding the northern end of the  Peninsula.  Committee chairman Jack Paterson  proposed the reserve as a means of  protecting marine life from divers.  Being new to this area, I have been  spending my free time poking around in  various corners of the Peninsula and  coincidentally recently encountered some  of the objects of Paterson's concern.  My wife, Judy, and I made the hike  from Egmont to Skookumchuck Narrows  last Monday���an easy 45 minute walk and  well worth your time if you've never done *,-  it. P ?-.,,^prT  The trail begins off the highway just  above Egmont, circles behind the settlement, then sets off through the woods  following a small creek. In the southern  U.S. these little valleys eaten out of the  hillside by creeks are called hollers ���  presumably because if you do that at one  end the sound bounces all the way to the  other end. <  The day we made the hike the only  noises escaping Egmont were the occasional barking of a dog and the steady  beat of someone's hammering. These  sounds followed us up the holler and  persisted long after the woods had closed  around us.  Other than the dramatic overview of  the narrows, the high point of the hike for  me was the discovery of hundreds of  brilliantly coloured starfish clinging to the  rocks around the boatramp at the northeast corner of the park.  Now maybe these starfish are fairly  routine stuff if you've lived around here all  your life, but being a Texas boy, I can't  recall a better show outside the aquarium.  The Gulf of Mexico may have starfish like  Uils, but you'll never see them through the  Gulf's muddy waters.  The spectacle did raise .some questions  in my uninformed mind. Like, why is it  that all the purple starfish seem to like  collecting together in big mounds while the  orange and yellow fellows prefer moro  .solitary arrangements? Do Uie purple  starfish get cold? Or Is Uils .some delicate  fact of starfish life tliat I shouldn't inquire  about.  Also, what do starfish eat? Oysters, I  know, eat pearls and clams subsist mainly  on chowder. And what are those  specimens with a dozen or more legs ��� or  aro Uiey arms? Are those different species  or mutants or what? Maybe they're simply  accident prone starfish: I seem to  remember from some biology course (In  which I did not excel) tliat If you cut off a  starfish's leg (or arm) it would grow back,  sometimes In duplicate. Although come to  think of it that might have been lizards  who lost their tails.  In any case, I was Impressied and more  power to the notion of a marine reserve.  The resolution passed unanimously,  with some directors chuckling Hint opposing It would be equivalent to a vote  against motherhood.  Well, nil I know about motherhood is  By Dennis Fitzgerald  second-hand, but I do know that my walk  around the narrows was a more peaceful  experience than much of my fatherhood.  Babies are made by fools like me, but  only a minister of the environment can  make a marine reserve.  Some mention ought to be made in  these pages of the social event of last  week: the Valentines Dance and Potluck  Supper given Saturday by Roberts Creek  Elementary faculty and staff at the  Roberts Creek Community Centre.  I don't have much experience in  "reviewing these sort of shindigs...but into  the breach with apologies to all the  responsible folks whose names I'm about  to omit.  ��� ..First o(#,.everyone agr^qVthattn^L  " eats Were first class, so kfrdcs to the"cftoks."*  Most of them. Myself, I thought the stuff  with the oranges in it should have had  something else put in or something left  out. Maybe both. Also, they cleared the  table before I could get back for seconds,  but perhaps the kids, who couldn't join the  festivities, will get the leftovers.  Speaking of the kids, they did a top-  notch job cutting out and pasting up all the  decorations. Good work, kids. The cupid  on my table had a little glue showing  around the edges, but it was dry so we'll let  that pass.  The evening was only slightiy  blemished when one couple began dancing  as Whiskey Jack, led by vocalist Neil  McKenzie, was tuning up. This was uncalled for as most everyone agreed you  could tell the difference after they began  playing.  Roberts Creek Principal Mr. Wetmore  demonstrated his administrative abilities  by running the bar with a firm hand. Some  said too firm, but you have whiners in  every gathering.  Anhie Dempster, in a bright green  dress, kept the evening moving smoothly  and Ignored the smart-aleck scrawlings  chalked on the bulletin board.  Unfortunately, the climax of the  evening was scheduled after your  correspondent hnd to return to his post.  That was the kissing booth, with drink  tickets exchangeable for smooches.  Jamie Davidson and Ron Bunting, the  well-known "Kissing Teachers" of  Roberts Creek Elementary, were slated to  occupy the male side of Uie booth and  when last seen were busily fortifying their  courage.  In nn exclusive Interview with The  Times, Davidson, his courage well fortified, admitted that he was finding 85 per  cent of the women in the room attractive.  It was undetermined, however, whether  any of these were willing to give up their  drink tickets. Davidson came prepared  with a tube of toothpaste ln his pocket ���  whether for the kisser or the kissee's  benefit wns unclear.  It was also unclear how the proceedaS, If  any, from the kissing booth would be  spent. According to one source, they  probably will lx. "wasted."  The Times 1ms learned that there Is no  specific, written school district policy  expressly prohibiting a faculty member  from selling his Imdy at a school benefit.  The Peninsula^dmed. ^i   ��� ,���      q  ���  PublUhn.. Wednesday* at Sccnclt  on ll.C.'t Sunshine Coast  hy  The 1'cnln.aUlnTlmr*  for Wc-stprcs Publications ltd.  nt Sechelt, B.C.  Bon UO      Sechelt, B.C.  VON MO  Phone 8��aS 32.11  SiiIim riptlon Katei; (In advance)  I tx nl, *7 per year. Beyond .IS mile*, S*  IJ..S.A..SIO. Overw.a��$ll.  <  "If any man will come after me, let him  deny himself." (Luke 9 23). These i^rc the  words of Jesus. Through sclf-forgetfulness  and self-denial, we follow in the way Jesus  taught and it leads to practical success In  every-day living.  Mary Baker Eddy writes, "Only Uiose  men and women gain greatness who gnln  themselves In u complete subordination of  self." (First Church of Christ, Scientist  and Miscellany, Pg. HH).  FORGOTTEN NOW, their use past,  these logs that once supported a home  fall to the earth in the woods above  Roberts Creek.  ��� Timesphoto by Kerra Lockhart  Weather report  Weather February 5-11  Lo Hi Rain.  Feb.5         4c    8c nil  Feb. 6 6c    9c nil  ,F.eb,,7 ���,.,.,.....8|c lie nil  Felpl.. v  j-H s.ss. .*������; .&& i2c OJinm  Feb!9.'���'.   ".";���....     5c 10c il5.5mm  Feb. 10... 8c    9c 0.3mm  Feb. 11 6c 10c 16.3mm  Week's rainfall ��� 32.4mm February 1-  11 - 33.3mm. 1977 to February 11 ��� 121.7  mm.  February 5-11, 1976 ��� 47.5mm.  February 1-11, 1976 - 47.5 mm. 1976 to  February 11 ��� 217.9 mm.  BOOK LOOK  by Murrie Redman  For youngsters in the primary and  intermediate years, I have three books  from MacMillan and Company, none of  which exceed $10 and all which are worth  the price if you are looking for quality  material for your little readers.  "Bearymore" is a circus bear whose  boss has just told him that he must give up  his dull unicycle ride to try for a new act in  the coming season. Bearymore is upset  but because he is just beginning his long  hibernation, he cannot give the problem  too much thought. Author Don Freeman  creates an accidental soluUon that solves  Bearymore's dilemma and delights the  picture book set.  Lucille Clifton, noted for her inner-city  stories, brings us Three Wishes. The story  might be a trifle far away from our  realities but it docs have universal appeal  and is warm and pleasing. While out  walking wlUi her friend, Victorious,  Zcnobla finds a shiny coin that has on lt the  very year of her birth. Of course, that  makes it a tliree wish coin I Tho first two  arc soon spent and not too wisely either.  The third wish Is a special surprise that  makes us all think how nice It is to have  friends.  .Something unusual about this book, It  Uie phonetic duplication of the lilting  dialect of Uie New York negro. Fortunately, the method does not seem artificial but lends a no-excuses-needed  authenticity to Uie gentle, softly sluided  pictures,  The third story is Merry Ever After,  written and illustrated by Joe Ijtsker.  Although the two medieval weddings  portrayed In the story are fancy, the  fashions, mores and manners of that age  are reproduced faithfully. Information for  drawings and customs Is accurately  executed In chlldrene.se colours and  cartoons borrowed closely from paintings  and writings of that period. Tho richness of  Uie material adds much to the child's  knowledge while exciting bis Interest.  The weddings of Ixith a wealthy and a  peasant couple are described from the  initial betrothal by parents to the niceties  (and tins i.ot-i*o-iiic<��tlca) of Uie two week  celebrations following the ceremony.  K nights resplendent, ladles bedecked and  peasants jubilant make a delightful  spectacle for juniors.  Hie Heart Fund finances nation-wide  programes of research and education.  Times article 'inaccurate'  Editor, The Times,  Sir: We refer to the article entitled  "Troubled Seaside Village restarting"  appearing in the January 26th issue of the  Peninsula Times. There are certain  inaccurancies, directly or by inference, in  this article. These are as follows:  1. The article mentions that there were  alleged irregularities in prospectuses filed  by us and these "apparently included  equiring customers of Glenmont to  'contract tne building of their homes  through Interfacial". At no time did  Glenmont require that any purchaser of a  lot contract the building of his home  through Interfacial.  2. The article states that "promises  were made (at the hearing) to refinance  Interfacial through Union Steamships and  to complete all homes already contracted." Any promise made at this  hearing with respect to the refinancing of  Interfacial was made by the representative of Union, James, Interfacial and  Gairns, and not by Glenmont.  3. The article infers that the writer  deliberately avoided phone calls from  your newspaper. This is not true. In any  event, Glenmont has received no direct  information concerning any plans for  resumption of work at the "Seaside  Village" subdivision.  Glenmont Holdings Ltd.,  Glenn E. Crippen,  President.  In response:  1. At the Ume Glenmont's prospectus  Modern Living  We've a Cadillac and a Jaguar  And the best seats at Uie show.  But how we're going to pay for them  Tell me, for I don't know.  We've a twelve room house and cook  Upon whom we always can rely  But we owe her six months wages  And the house payment is due ln July.  We've Johnny at the University  And two girls at Vassar  But we're Uiree montlis behind on our  furniture  and Johnny will have to give up his car.  We've planned for a trip to Europe  On the Lido our summer we'll spend  But what with dunning letters und arrears  1 don't know where we will end.  What with Uie family's extravagance  And the long over-due bank loaas  I'm worrying myself Into an early grave  Just to keep up wlUi Uie Jones.  Epilogue  Well at last the rat race is over  We've lost everything we possessed  I walk with my bag to the market  And I'm even shabbily dressed.  We pay cash ou the nail for everything  What we can't pay for we do without  But we're happier now than ever we've  been  Of tliat there Is absolutely no doubt.  1 sleep every night like a log  No worries of payments on loans  And wake up ln the morning refreshed  Now I don't have to keep up with the  Jones.  W.Stuart Mclntyre.  Mr. Mclntyre, who Is 90, lived for muny  years In Roberta Creek. He now resides In  West Vancouver.  was lifted, a press release issued by Tom  Cantell, the provincial Inspector of Insurance, cited a number of alleged  violations of the Real Estate Act with  respect to prospectuses required on any  subdivision larger than five lots.  The release said purchasers of lots in  Seaside Village were required to enter into  the building contracts with one or more of  Glenmont's agents.  ! '-'fto sucH representation was ih the  prospectuses filed by Glenmont, CahtelJ  stated.  2. The article does not state that any  promise with respect to refinancing was  made at the hearing by Glenmont. At-the  public hearing into Seaside Village held  last April in Vancouver it was announced  by lawyer Scott Stewart, acting on behalf  of Interfacial Designs, Union Steamships  and Stan James, that Union Steamships  intended to sell some Bowen Island  property to cover part of Interfacial's  debts. Bud Gairns said after this meeting,  "Neither I nor Union Steamships would  allow Interfacial Designs to go bankrupt."  3. This paragraph, in full, states: "Glen  Crippen, president of Glenmont Holdings,  did not return telephone messages left by  The Times. His secretary said they "heard  nothing    whatsoever"    about    Cairns'  plans." ��� ���  H ���Editor.  Page A-2 The Peninsula Times  Wednesday, February 16, 1977  t^^mmmmm^mmmm^m^mmm^tmmm^mmm^mKmmmmmmmtmmmmmmmtmmmm^mm^mmmmmmm  Garden  Corner  BY GUY SYMONDSr  According to those who are supposed to  know, the mark of a good gardener is the  possession of a cold frame filled with good,  strong plants. Well, at least let's say this is  one of the good marks ��� there are others.  This remark should be extended to include  a statement that there should also be a  corner of the garden reserved for a nursery bed where the little chaps do not have  to contend for existence with the big boys.  One point many seem to miss is that the.  starting of plants from seed must be done  under as nearly sterile conditions as  possible. Whether you use a hot frame, a  cold frame or simply want to grow a few  seedlings in a pot indoors, it is essential  that both the container used and the  medium in which the seeds are sown are  sterile. That is, that they arepurged as far  as possible of any contamination that may  encourage the development of disease or  fungus.  Don't try to cut corners too drastically  by using ordinary soil instead of treated  potting soil unless you are prepare to  sterilize it first ��� either by baking it in the  oven, by pouring boiling water through' or  by the use of some such agent as formaldehyde. A recommended procedure is  to use a mixture of screened and sterilized  soil, sharp sand and peat moss in equal  quantities in a sterilized flat and on top of  this to .add one inch of vermiculite or some  other such inert material,  The seeds are sown thinly in this and  barely covered with either the soil mixture  or the vermiculute. Kept moist and warm  they have the chance to germinate in a  alsease-free medium. When the roots  develop they reach down into the growing  medium and proceed with their appointed  task for growing a plant.  For the first couple of days protect the  seeds from light by covering the container  with a pice of brown paper. If a cold frame  is not being used the container should also  be covered with a piece of plastic and kept  in place for a day or two after the brown  paper has. been removed.  In a few days, five to seven, the seeds  will germinate and the first two leaves,  which are not really true leaves at all, will  appear. Transplanting however should not  be attempted until the next evidence of  growth, two real leaves. Any time after  that the little fellows can be carefully  removed and put into another flat spaced  one inch apart. Use the same growing  medium. From this time on, watering is  very important. If the soil is light and  porous you are not likely to over-water.  Obviously, however, common sense will  show the extent of moisture needed.  Remember ^at at mis stage drying out is  disastrous.  '  The reason for using sterile equipment  and soil is to minimize the danger of  "damping off" ��� the death really ��� of  seedlings by the growth of fungus. This  can also be minimized by the use of a  rooting powder. There are several on the  market and one simply dips the roots of  the seedling in the powder before introducing them to their new home.  Besides the vital watering, proper  ventilation is' of the utmost importance.  You need all the light you can get but not  too much heat, so use every means to  toughen the young plants by gradual exposure as the temperatures rise. This will  raise husky young plants with built in good  constitutions. Any experienced gardener  knows that plants of this type are less  bothered by pests and more disease  resistant.  THE CANADIAN CROSSWORD  ACROSS  I Hudson Bay  port  6 Maritime bay  9    Frnsor  10 Notched odge  II Informor  PREVIOUS PUZZLE SOLVED  12 Community'  jufllM.W, of  Saskatoon  14 Completely  outdated  15 Aid and   1fl Lazy  19  Ono who  Invests lor  quick profit  Descriptive of  mathematical  sequence  Subject ol  Plorro Borton'a  'Last Spike'   British  Columbia  Void a marriage  20 DIscouraQO  29 Fixed  standards hy  which to  measure chnnoo  DOWN  1 ChastlBomont  2 Discordant  23  25  20  27  3 Describing  our country  4 Puts In  5 Rhine  landmark  6 Display oneself  proudly  7 Horso sound  8 Japanese  currency  111 Two whoolod  vehicles  (2 words)  10 Describing the  nation between  S. Africa and  n.hodosln  17 Plaintiff  29 n.C. soa  21  Girl's namo  2? Volcanic hole  24 Intended  2fi Bridge call Wednesday, February 16,1977  The Peninsula Times  Page A-3  An alcoholic's last chance  Cameron Billie learned two things  while he was in Oakalla prison earlier this  month. The first was that his life was in  danger; the second was something that  could literally keep him alive.  Billie had been sent to Oakalla for six  days after he was found drunk February 2  in the provincial court clerk's office in  Sechelt. On probation for a previous offence Billie had been forbidden to touch  alcohol and was already facing two further  breach of probation charges involving  liquor.  Last Wednesday provincial court judge  Ian WAlker was told Billie had been  branded as an informer while at Oakalla,  and probation officer Neil McKenzie asked  the court not to return the accused to the  Lower Mainland jail as his stay would be  "difficult."  McKenzie added that while in custody  Billie had heard of the Salvation Army's  Miracle Valley alcohol treatment centre  and genuinely desired to be sent there.  "He has a committment to this program,"  said McKenzie, and "in view of his sincerity I ask that he be put on probation  again."  Prosecutor Hugh McCallum warned  that while he wouldn't oppose this  suggestion, if Billie were ever before the  courts again he would seek a jail term. "If  he doesn't succeed in this program, stated  McCallum, "then he's going to go back to  leading the life of an alcoholic."  Speaking quietty, Billie told the judge,  "I've Spent most of my years as a juvenile  in jail. I learned a life of crime. It wrecked  my life. I'll be 31 soon. I feel I've had  enough."  Replying, Judge Walker said, "It appears you have a desire to rid yourself of  your alcohol problem; only you can do  this."-  He then suspended sentence on Bike for  one year on condition he undergo  probationary supervision and take  treatment at the Miracle Valley centre.  "I hope you will profit from this-  program," the judge counselled Billie.  "Your life and salvation has to be in your  hands."  KEEP  . C.    WATERS  CLEAN*  Sechelt News Notes  The annual Friendship Tea held by the  Auxiliaries to St. Mary's Hospital will this  year be hosted by Sechelt. The date has  been set for April 21, a Thursday, at St.  Hilda's Church Hall. The convenor is  Peggy Connor, so mark the day on your  calendar and see (what surprises are in  store for you. Everyone has. heard of  participaction, the theme for the tea will  be participaction.  Mrs. Evelyn Ashton won the Sechelt  Auxiliary's bridge raffle and is now the  proud owner of the beautiful afghan made  by the clever hands of Mrs. Margaret  Humm.  The ladies who attended the volunteer's  workshop came away with knowledge that  is not only going to help them in their  chosen volunteer work, but in their personal life as well.  The workshop took place at Roberts  Creek Elementary School, running from 9  a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, February 5.  Theoretical lectures were gftfen by  physiologists Elizabeth Brown of Gibsons  and Claire Hawes of Halfmoon Bay in the  morning. After the break for lunch the  practical side of volunteering was  demonstrated by Claire Hawes.  She discussed how to be personally  more effective, sensitive to the needs of  others and how to learn their needs  through this sensitivity. Truly how to  listen not just to words but body language  as they try to express their needs without  asking. Using your whole self more effectively,   stressing   not   to   come   to  PEGGY CONNOR 885-934?  decisions for others but helping them to  make their own decisions by listening.  The practical side was well illustrated  as the volunteers used each other to  practise the theory learned earlier.  Fantastic feedback was felt as the  students for the day were swept up in their  new learning.  Majority of those present were interested in continuing or starting as  volunteers, some in working with retarded  children, some as hospital volunteers and  with the Volunteer Bureau.  Mrs. Brown said the requirements for  volunteers are a willing heart, helping  hands and a knowledgeable mind.  A very enlightening workshop, one that,  would bear repeating. It is not enough just  to give your time, valuable as it is. The  more learning, the greater the quality of  help. '.  The end of the first two weeks of a  winter (?) month the travellers are  returning home. I kept silent that you were  away, now let me tell all as you return.  Phone 885-9347.  BCAA representative  B.C. "Bernie" Ackerman of Halfmoon  Bay has been appointed Sechelt Peninsula  membership representative for the B.C.  Automobile Association.  Inquiries regarding any of the services  offered to the motoring public by the  BCAA may be directed to Ackerman at  885-3614.  SOMETIMES SUNLIGHT and a quiet  day in the woods can give a beauty not  otherwise seen to the ugliest of objects. Far above the highway, deep in  Roberts Creek, this old car slowly  decays in its return to nature, a home  for spider webs and the squirrels.  ���Timesphoto by Kerra Lockhart  '732.00 WILL BUILD  a complete BRICK FIREPLACE, in the usual crawl-  space house. Price includes cast iron clean outs,  raised slate hearth, new-old brick facing a heat-  form damper.  A. SIMPKINS   Box 517, Sechelt  885-2688  DOWN AGAIN, .Sediclts four way  stop .sign Hos in the ditch alongside  Highway 101. Luckly most, lnotorists  .still stopped at the inlet section and  the sign was back up again tho next  day, a little more battered and a little  .shorter. 'Hie Highways crew later  replaced it with a brand new sign.  Increased  coverage  at no increase in rates  We think you'll want to know  about these new features  and increased coverages  in your 1977/78 Autoplan  I nsurance package.  THIRD PARTY LEGAL LIABILITY  Every motorist must carry this  protection on his vehicle for personal injury and property damage.  For 1977/78 it has been increased  from $50,000 to $75,000 at no increase in your premium. You can,  however, purchase additional  coverage above this minimum  requirement. Most people carry  more than the minimum because  it is inexpensive and a good safeguard incaseof a serious accident.  "NO FAULT"  ACCIDENT BENEFITS  "No Fault" accident benefits havo  also been increased for 1977/78  at no increase in your premium.  "No Fault" accident bonofits are  automatically paid by Autoplan for  injury to occupants of your vohiclo  or to pedestrians you hit regard-  lessof who isat fault in an accident.  Horo are tho basic Increases in  "No Fault."  - Weekly disability payments  havo boon Incroasod from $60  to $76.  - Weokly death benefits hnvo  booh Incronsod from $50 to  $76 lor a spouao or doponclont.  Weekly death benefits hnvo  been Increased from $10 to $15  for othor than tho flrat dependent.  Funeral expenses have boon  incroasod from $500 to $ 750.  SPECIAL COVERAGE  There nre a numbor of special In  stirnnoo coverages you can buy  from your Auloplnn agont or  Motor Vehicle Branch office,  when you renew youi Auloplnn  Insurance nnd Motoi Vehicle  Licence,  Here are several examples:  ���Loss of Use  This optional coverage means  that if your insured vehicle is  in an accident and is not drive-  able, you will be able to obtain  substitute transportation. Either  an automobile, a taxi or public  ���transit.  ���Special Equipment  Endorsement  A number of special Items are  not covered by basic Autoplan  insurance. The list Includes  such things as tape decks (not  installed by the manufacturer or  not installed in-dash by an auto  dealer or retail supplier),  campers, canopies and C.B.'  radios. If you value them you  may wish to buy additional  coverage.  Personal belongings like cameras,  clothes, tapos and sports equipment which you have in your  vehicle are not covered by Autoplnn but you can arrange general  insurance covorago. Ask your  Autoplnn agent.  LOWER RATES FOR  YOUNG WOMEN  Premiums on vohiclos whose  Principal Operators aro females  undor tho ago of 25 will bo roducod by 10% in 1977/70.  FINANCE PLAN  An ICBC finance plan is available  for your convenience. If you use  the plan, you must still make full  payment for your licence plate  fees and a 25% down-payment on  your Autoplan Insurance premium; the balance will require  three instalment payments at two-  month intervals. These payments  will be automatically charged  against your bank account if you  elect to use this plan. The interest  rate on the outstanding balance  is 15% per annum  month).  (1%%  per  RENEWAL DATE  The deadline for Renewal is Midnight, February 28, 1977. Early  renewal is more efficient and will  save you valuable time. PLEASE  RENEW EARLY.  WHERE TO RENEW  You can renew your Autoplan  Insurance and Motor Vehicle  Licence at any Autoplan agent or  Motor Vehicle Branch office. If  you do not receive a renewal form  in the mail take your current  1976/77 Certificate of Insurance  to any Autoplan agent or Motor  Vehicle Branch office.  STILL IN DOUBT?  After studying the Ronownl  Brochure and reading tho new  guide, All About Autoplan, If you  still havo nny questions plenso  consult your Autoplan agont or  Motor Vohiclo Branch office or  call tho ICBC Information Centre  In Vancouvor at 666-2800. Our  long distance toll froo numbor is  112-800-66.3-3061.  In most cases Autoplan premiums aro lower In B.C. than In other  provinces. Hore's an example for your specific region.  Public l.lability nnd Proporty Oamnoo $200,000 Inclusive limits  Collision $100 clocluctlblo Comprohonnlvo $SOdt.cluctlbio  Dilvm AuaOmohi...   1076 Volluv.i.Qon Deotlo  Ovnr 30 yonrs old Vancouver       CnlQnry       Tmonln       Mnnironl       Halifax  no nccldonli in tha Uf.. Attn. Ont. PIT NS.  last 3 yaniii planaurn  only -mrtomd $22A $307      $303        $418       $295  from woik.  Comparative rates are from the 1976 Insurers Advisory Organization ol Canada manual.  WE WANT YOU TO KNOW  ALL ABOUT YOUR  AUTOPLAN INSURANCE  "\t  INSURANCE  CORPORATION  OF BRITISH  COLUMBIA  ����������������������������������������������������������������������  zlum ii.uLlS^ '.Ztl'iySh^ !?uI!?TLT!XltjrS.a2!S!L't!X ITIlISJLjiiZ.S^r1!^*.!!!*?1! !rrt*,i!![v2?.Zri*3.?!! TaIsT. IT?! ZTls'sZ.I^.SUZ.Z!!  >}>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>m Curling playdown in high gear  The 1977 curling playdown schedule  continues in high gear with the Pacific  Coast Curling Association preparing to  host two provincial championships within  the next two weeks.  The B.C. Pepsi-Cola junior championship, a four rink competition, will  match PCCA, Interior, and Schools  representatives at Marpole Curling Club ,  February 19-20 while the eight rink B.C.  Seagrams Mixed final goes February 25-27  at North Shore Winter Club.  PCCA zone finals in the Seagram  competition are scheduled February 17-20  at Richmond Winter CLub for Fraser  Valley rinks and February 18-10 at Comox  Valley Curling Club for Vancouver Island  rinks. The winning rinks from each zone  will join two Greater Vancouver zone rinks  Wilson Creek  activities list  The following activities are being offered in Wilson creek:  ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STUDENTS  Tumbling-gymnastics class, Wednesdays, 5 p.m., Scout Hall.  TEENAGERS  Tumbling-gymnastics class, Wednesdays, 5 p.m., Scout HaU.  Dance class, aerobic and interpretive,  Wednesdays, 6:15 p.m., Community Hall.  Girls' self-improvement class,, Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m., Community Hall.  Yoga exercises, Fridays, 4 p.m.,  Community Hall.  ADULTS  Aerobic dance-exercise class, Mop-  days, 10 a.m. and Thursdays, 2 p.m.,  Community Hall.  Hikes with Ellen Burg, meet Tuesdays,  9:45 a.m., Community Hall.  Yoga exercise class, Fridays, 10 a.m.,  Community Hall.  EVERYONE  Hiking, Sundays, meet at 1:30 p.m.  outside Community Hall.  AIL activities are free. Call Fran  Berger, 885-3651, for more information.  as 'the PCCA representatives in the  provincial final the following weekend ���  ttie host zone receiving two berths, and  having already held its zone final.  Winner of the B.C. Pepsi final will  advance to the Pepsi national final in  Winnipeg March 13-18 while the B.C.  mixed champions move on to the Seagram  national final March 20-25 in Halifax.  Meanwhile, Jake Block of Abbotsford  will represent British Columbia in the  national seniors final February 20-25 in  Winnipeg after winning the best-of-three  B.C. final two straight over Interior  champion Ed Huitema in Cranbrook.  (And the PCCA Consols final was won by  Vancouver's veteran Roy Vinthers who  finished the eight rink modified double  knockout competition with a 5-1 record* at  Langley Curling Club. Vinthers lost his  first game, then won five straight including a 9-2 win over Clpverdale's Gary  Sigurdson in a playoff.  Vinthers .and his rink of Leo Hebert,  Greg Pruden^ and Barry Naimark are  looking to winning the B.C. Final, a best-  of-three event in Kelowna against the  Interior champion, for the right to  represent B.C; in the 1977 Macdonald Brier  March 6-12 in. Montreal.  The 1978 Brier in scheduled for Vancouver's 15,000 seat Pacific Coliseum ���  largest seating capacity for a Brier since  the prestigious event began in 1927.  Page A-4 the Peninsula Times  Wednesday. February 16,1977  On the rocks  By PAT EDWARDS  Bonspiel Chairman Ron Lacey  presented the plans for our big 'spiel to the  executive last week, and he and his many  sub-committees have obviously been  working hard to ensure a successful  weekend.  The number of entries has grown to 46,  but we still have a waiting-list. To cut down  on late draws,the 'spiel will begin Thursday evening, February 17, for local rinks.  This will require postponing the .Thursday  night league as well as Friday night's.  The official opening of the first annual  Gibsons Winter Club Bonspiel is set for  8:30 p.ni., Friday, February 18. Pipers will  ���perform their usual bonspiel ritual, and we  expect many visitors. Drawmaster Al  Pajak has arranged the draws to allow  those who have farthest to travel to curl in  the late Friday evening and Saturday  morning events. Each draw will last one  hour and 50 minutes or eight ends,  whichever conies first, and Dominion play  down rules will be used by the judges.  Refreshments, under the capable  leadership pf Deirdre Pearson and the  hardworking members of the Ladies Club,  will be served throughout the weekend.  The ladies are also preparing the banquet  for the bonspielers on Saturday evening.  -The weekend closes with the presentation of $1,000 in prizes and trophies early  Sunday evening. Ron and his crew have  some exciting prizes for finalists in all  three events, plus a few extra goodies, so  be sure you are there.  In other curling hews. Drawmaster Art  Craze expects to wind up the season's  league curling by April 1. Tentative dates  have been set for some closing club bon-  spiels. More definite news will be  available within the next couple of weeks.  Focus on Fitness  By SUSAN MILBURN  "Sometimes     I'm     shallow     and  sometimes I'm deep.  I am busy when you are, yet quiet when  you sleep.  On occasions I'm wheezy and puff like a  train.  When you're heavy, or smoking, it gives  me a pain!  I love fresh clean air and your jogs in the  park.  ���   I thrive when you swim or go out for a  walk.  If you learn to control me it won't be in  vain  For through me you get oxygen into your  brain.  Give me all the fresh air that your time  will afford  And   a   long   healthy   life   is   your  'Breathing Award' ".  ���Message from the Lungs,  by Maureen Kirby,  Sechelt.  Regulated breathing calms the mind,  refreshes the spirit, prolongs life by  slowing down the heart beat, aids the  digestion and purifies the blood stream  which improves the complexion and increases energy. Most people use only one-  fifth of their total lung potential. Oxygen is  the breath of lif e... Think about it.  Sechelt Lanes  SECHELT COMMERCIAL, Feb. 10  Some more good bowling this week.  Leading the group was Lome Christie with  262, 261, 338 and an 861'total. Other good  games were ��� Albert Thompson 293,.221,  245 (759), Lionel McCuaig 242, 244, 261  (747), Don Slack 294 (683), Tom Purssell  345 (686), Andy Henderson 249 (628), Don  Caldwell 232, Bill Simpkins 227, Rick  Simpkins 253, Pat Wing 265,236 (684), Ena  Armstrong, 219, Vi Slack 206, Bonnie  Simpkins 203, Fern Mosier 206, Marg  Humm 204, 214, Marilyn MacKenzie 208,  Cauleen McCuaig 256, 229 (670).  JUNIOR BOWLING - Ages 6-10  Jeff Sim 105, Tina Clark 123.  February^ 12: Trevor Pike 113, 133,  Jenny Pike 131.  WEDNESDAY LADIES, Feb. 9  200 games rolled by Lynn Pike 201,217,  249 (667), Jennice Haly 201, Phyllis  Hanford 224, 251 (674), Sheila Tamke 208,  215, Jan Haslett 205, Phoebe Hanson 205,  Evelyn Pinel 222, 222, Marg Humm 227,  Pat Edgar 258,226 (670); Betty Morris 208,  Lil McCourt 202.  BALL AND CHAIN LEAGUE, Feb. 11  200 games rolled by: Kathy Hall 237,  196, 212 (645), Esther Berry 211, Rick  Brown 251, Dee Brown 233, Glen Clark 206,  Judy Sim 204, Pete Sopow 227, Joyanne  Hope 244, Wendy Steele 232, Bert Walker  225, 253, 205 (683); Ron Sim 235, 231, 239  (705); Rita Sterloff 217, Terry Henderson  205, Betty Morris 218, 200, Ed Nicholson  237, Leslie Fitch 221, Wayne Reader 266.  Tough going for  Sechelt bowlers  Is there a fair comparison? Like the  Vancouver Canucks the Sechelt Senior  Carpet Bowling Team seems to have a  tough time on the road. Their latest foray  to Roberts Creek ended up with two games  played showing total scores Roberts Creek  28, Sechelt 20. The main thing is that  everyone had a good time and enjoyed a  lot of sociability. Our next expedition is to  Welcome Beach Hall at Halfmoon Bay on  February 21.  Members of Senior Citizens Br. 69 are  reminded that there will be the monthly  general meeting on Thursday, February  17, and Fourth Thursday social time will  occur February 24. Turn out to both  meetings and have a good time. We have  to start planning for the Spring Tea and  Bazaar on April 23.  The bus load of members who went to  Seaton Villa on February 8 had a very  enjoyable trip. When we arrived our  former member Mrs. Postelwhaite was  waiting at the door to welcome her many  old friends from Sechelt. Mrs.  Postlewhaite was looking very well indeed  to the pleasure of her many friends.  STILL FOR A MOMENT, Lyle  Forbes, pauses over a totem pole he  and 10 students are carving for the  new Pender Harbour Secondary  school. Two cedar poles, each 30 feet  long, will stand beside the front entrance to the school which is due to be  completed next yeiar.  ��� Timesphoto  Advertising.^  lets good  little products  compete with  the biggies!  i  * Put your message into 4,000  homes (15,000 readers) in  these economical spots. Your  ad is always there for quick  reference   .   .   .   anytime!  Sunshine Coast Business Directory  *  Here's on economical way to ���  reach   4,000   homes   (15,000 "  readers)  every   week.   Your   ad |  waits patiently for ready rcfei- ���  ence   ....   anytime! ���  AUTOMOTIVE   SERVICE  JAMIESON AUTOMOTIVE  Parts, 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  Gibsons Branch Phone 886-2201  Madeira Park Phone 883-2711  HOURS  Socholt, Gibsons: Tuesday-Thursday, 10 a.m. to 3  .p.m.  'fri. IO a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sat. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Condor Harbour: Monday-Thursday,  10 a,in, to 3  p.m.; Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  BLASTING  ���I T|| ������,-,������       ���- l ,-  1���'   1��� "��� - I"!  ~.  Ted's Blasting & Contracting Ltd.  ALL WORK FULLY INSURED  Basements * Driveways * Septic Tanks  Stumps * Ditch Lines  Call for a iroo o&tlmate anytime  883-2385 663-2734  TED DONLEY  PENDER HARBOUR  COAST BACKHOE and TRUCKING LTD.  Cnntiollodnlnstlng  Septic Tanks installed  FULLY INSURED      FREE ESTIMATES  883-2274  BUILDERS  101 CONTRACTING CO. LTD.  General Building Contractors  All Work Guaiantoocl  Phone 685-2622  Box 7 3, Sechelt, B.C.  BUILDING SUPPLIES  A.C. RENTALS & BUILDING  SUPPLY LTD.  All Your Building Noods  Madeira Pork Phone 883-2585  GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLIES  |i?7i|un.  All mill niNOMATf RIALS'  'HI ADY MIX  (OtHRIU GRAVIl  WIMWOOIUIOMI V  UINIHAI I'AINl  ����*--��*�� 86*7833  Htghmry 101       Ofbtoni  BUILDING SUPPLIES  (con.)  Hwy. 101  WINDSOR PLYWOODS  | th* Plywood People |  ALL PLYWOOD:  Exotic and Construction  Panelling ��� Doors ��� Mouldings  Glues - Insulation  ��� Gibsons ���  886-9221  CABINETMAKERS  Prion* 685-2594  G.S. McCRADY LTD.  CABINETMAKER  Custom Built Furniture  Kitchens- Vanities -Etc.  Box 1129, Sechelt  OCEANSIDE FURNITURE  & CABINET SHOP  serving satisfied customers for 18 years  Custom designed kitchens ft bathrooms  Furniture for home and office  Expert Finishing  R. Birkin  Beach Ave., Roberts Creek, B.C.  VON 2W0  Phone 885-3417       885-3310  CARPET CLEANING  CLEAN MASTER  Carpot Satisfaction  with the Deep Dirt Extractor  885-2441  T. Bitting Secholt, B.C.  DRILLING  NEED A WATER WELL?  Tr IK Drilling Ltd.  Economical Rock Drilling a Specialty  Phone our Gibsons agent  at 886-9388  or call us direct  at [112] -478-5064  ELECTRICIANS  BE ELECTRIC LTD.  Phone 886-7605  Box 860 Gibsons  "POWER TO THE PEOPLE"  SIM ELECTRIC LTD.  Electrical Contractors  Residential Commercial Wiring  Polo Lino Installations  ,    Eloctrlc Hooting  Ron Sim  885-2062  Rick Sim  CONTRACTORS  J. B. EXCAVATING CO. LTD.  6869031  Dump Truck    Backhoe    Cat  Wntoi   Sewm. llinlnoflM Instnllallnn  loud Clem ing  fltll CStlMATIS  L & H SWANSON LTD.  READY MIXCONCRIir  Sand and Ginvi'l    l-ockhori  Pitching    I ki ovations  PORPOISE BAY ROAD  885-9666,     Box 172,     Sechelt. B.C.  DISPOSAL SERVICES  SUNSHINE COAST  DISPOSAL SERVICES LTD.  poRt mhion loou srovi  1*1. 886-2938 or 615-997)  Commercial Canto.riert Available  Pondoi Harbour  McCANN ELECTRIC  WIRING OF ALL TYf'fS  Rosldontlal    Industrial    Common lnl  All woi k gum (ml.ii.(I    F i ��o ultimate*  Joe McCann, Box 1S7, Madeira Park  Phone 663-9913  D.W. LAMONT  Electrical Contractor  Halfmoon Bay  885-3816  STYRIA ELECTRIC LTD.  Eloclrlcol Contractor  HAIRDRESSERS  SECHELT BEAUTY SALON  i  Dianne Allen, Proprietor  Expert Hair Styling  Cowrie Street  Sechelt  Phone  885-2818  HEATING  SECHELT HEATING  & INSTALLATION  Gas, Oil 8. Electric Furnaces  Flroplacos, Shoot Motal  Wayne Brackett Box 726  Ph. 885-2466 Sechelt. B.C.  HOTELS  PENDER HARBOUR HOTEL  Madeira Park Phone 883-2377  Conventions, Dinners, Group Meetings  Weddings and Private Parties  ��� Full Hotel Facilities]   -  MACHINE SHOPS  At the Sign ol the Chevron  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  & MARINE SERVICE LTD.  Machine Shop-Arc and Acetylene.Welding  Stool I (ibiii citing Marino Ways  Automotive and Mai inn Repaid  Standard Marine Station  Phone 686-7721 Rei. 8I6-995&. 886 9326  PLUMBING & HEATING  RAY COATES PLUMBING  886-7695  Bernie  Mulligan  TIDELINE  PLUMBINGS HEATING  CONTRACTORS  * residential * commercial  ��� tree estimates ���  886-9414  Donis  Mulligan  SPECTRON SHEET METAL & ROOFING  Box 710  Ron Olson  886-7844  886-9717 Day*  Hooting and ventilation  " Tar and gravol roofing  Gibsons  Lionel Speck  886-7962  RENTALS  MADEIRA PARK  883-9213  FLOORING CABINETS  Cabinets    Carpets ��� Linoleum*  HOWE SOUND DISTRIBUTORS LTD.  IVO Box 694, Gibsons, B.C.  Blair Kennett, sales manager  Phone 886-2765  SPECIALTY MACHINE WORKS  (Hugh (laird)  Custom a. 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APPLIANCES      HARDWARE  HOME FURNISHINGS  Phone 885-9713  ROOFING  SPECTRON SHEET METAL & ROOFING  Box 710 Gibsons  886-9717 Days  * Heating and ventilation  ' Tar ond gravel roofing  Ron 0'��on Lionel Speck  886-7844 886-7962  SEWING MACHINES  BERNINA  Sales and Service to all makes  RENTALS  Fabric House, Gibsons ��� Ph.  886-7 525  SURVEYORS  ROOFING  ABLE ROOFING  Asphalt Shingle!  New or Re Roollng  Competitive Rales  Call Doug after 6  885-507 S  BILL BLACK ROOFING LTD.  Shakes - Shingles ��� Tar & Orcvel  Commercial ��� Industrial - Residential  *   New Hoot or Ho Root  * 20 yenr Guoranm*  Box 281 Gibsons 886-7320.885-3320  ROBERT W. ALLEN  B.C. LAND SURVEYOR  Secbelt Lumber Building  Wharf Stroet, Box 607  Secholt, B.C.  Office 885-2625 Homo 885 9581  Roy and Wagenaar  B.C. LAND SURVEYORS  CIVIL ENGINEERS  Marine Building   Whoil Street  Box 609   Socholt, OC  885-2332  TIRES  COASTAL TIRES  Sunshine Coast Highway  Box 13, Gibsons, B.C.   Phone 886-2700  SALES AND SERVICE  . All HioniK available  Monday to Sotuiday B:30 a.m lo 5 .10 p.m  Friday evening by appointment only  TREE TOPPING  PEERLESS TREE SERVICE  Complete liee Seivicn  '        Piompl, Oiiainntend   limned Wntk  I'llce* You Cnn Iimt  Phone J. RISBIV. 865-210*  T.V. and RADIO  J m C ELECTRONICS  PHIlCO-fORD SALIJ ft SERVICI  we ��e'rvlce oil brnndt  815 2568  acron Irom the Red It While  MCHUt  DIRECTORY ADVERTISING PAYS YOU! Wednesday, February 16,1977 The Peninsula Times  PageA-5  The Peninsula Times is  proud to present a new  SUNSHINE COAST EDITION  PUBLISHED BY THE PENINSULA TIMES  Coast, (Howe Sound to Jervis Inlet) including Port Mellon, Hopkins  Landing, Granthams Landing, Gibsons, Roberts Creek, Wilson Creek, Selma Park, Sechelt,  Halfmoon Bay, Secret Cove, Pender Hbr., Madeira Park, Garden Bay, Irvine's Landing, Earls Cove, Egmont  a -a.   4^,4,  uu/.   ^jM  * Free advertising service. Publish your ad in  The Times at regular rates and have it  repeated FREE in The Pictorial.  * Increased information���The Peninsula Times  published on Wednesdays and The Pictorial  on Thursdays.  * Convenient distribution���The Pictorial will  be distributed by mail to every residence on  the Peninsula as well as being available  at our office and various stores.  it Advertising service second to none!  Watch for The Pictorial  starting Thursday  Febraaiy 24  . 7/��-*&-*   jr~r  ,��  jl -      %T��   t    ,*  ��� * �� a  * -"��� V\-t>^*   > a'.  i ** * _,, f & >  A Communication Service with *)��HfMttt  /  The  SUNSHINE COAST  Published by The Peninsula Times  Mailed to ALL homes weekly!  i Women find lower pay  THE SECHELT CANADA MAN- jobs. On Tuesdays, however the  POWER office is open On Tuesdays receptionist is only allowed to handle  and Thursdays for people looking for   inquiries    and,    as    this    woman  discovers,  formation.  m-  ��� Timesphoto  "If you're a woman," says Jane, "the  only way you can get a job around here is if ,  someone owes your husband a favour."  While perhaps an exaggeration, this  statement is indicative of the frustration  many area women feel when thfey attempt  to enter the local job market for the first  time.  There is a much higher proportion of  women in the labour force now than there  was 10 years ago, according to Canada  Manpower manager Jack Ross.  "A whole new labor group is being  formed by women," says federal job  creation officer Sue Ritterspack. "They  are going out to work not to pay for that  family summper trip to Europe, but from  necessity." '  Ross says that while he has a roughly  equal number of male and female applicants on file, Canada Manpower places  more women than men in local jobs. He  agrees with the suggestion that most  available women's work falls into the low  paying clerical and sales areas. "These  types of jobs," notes Ross, "are very much  Ihe minimum wage type."  Men, according to Ross, can expect to  earn $4 to $5 an hour doing manual labour  while a woman doing clerical work on the  Peninsula is much more likely to receive  nearer $3.50 an hour.  Adds, Ross, "The local job market has a  lot to do with the sort of wages people will  accept. Local employers know they can  pay the minimum wage and still get  flooded with applications."  Women who come to see him, Ross  claims, are looking for conventional  works, such as typing or cooking. They are  not, Ross says, particularly interested in  the tradionally male jobs, such as the  operation of heavy equipment.  "This may surprise you," he says  "considering how many young, intelligent  women there are here.They are willing to  plant trees, be outdoors, but that's as far  as it goes. Then they revert to the old  standbys."  Liz Smith of the Human Resources  Department disagrees with the belief that  local women will only accept the standard,  low paying jobs, but often, she says, they  have little choice in the matter, especially  if they are head of a single parent family.  "There is a high rate of unemployment  here among women who have to bring up  their children alone," she says. "They are  locked into their role. They married'young  to get out of the home or away from their  parents. They latched Onto the first .guy  who came into their lives, and now they  are deserted, isolated and unskilled."  These women, argues Smith, are  exactly the sort of people who should be  receiving career counseling from Canada  Manpower and given upgrading courses  and vocational training. Instead, she says,  they often end up on welfare.  Jane, a Sechelt resident, was  registered with Canada Manpower for  over a year. Financial problems and a  husband who needed to return to school  forced her back to work. A sales clerk with  PageA-6 The Peninsula Times  Wednesday, February 16,1977  some secretarial skills, she has been out of  the labor force for nearly 10 years. *  "It was so depressing," she says. "You  would go down to Manpower, be told to  come back next week and leave. It was  always the same routine."  Jane finally went to work on a local LIP  grant, a job she found without Manpower's  help. She suggests that because of the  scarcity of jobs on the Sunshine Coast,  once a woman finds employment she holds  on to it, knowning she is lucky to have  anything at all.  But Jane gets angry when she sees  women who don't need the money working  and taking jobs away from those who have  to support their families.  Part time jobs for women are at a  premium. Recently the Sechelt school  board wanted a librarian to work a few  hours a week in the new Chatelech school.  They were faced with a small avalanche of  over 50 applications.  An, no, the school board, according to  Secretary-Treasurer Roy Mills, does not  advertise through Canada Manpower.  Chevron  883-2392  Pender Harbour Chevron  corner Hiway 101 & Francis Peninsula  * complete auto repairs  * undercoating  * steam cleaning  "specializing in  Volkswagen"  CHARGEX  propane for sale  GOVT CERTIFIED  CHEVRON CREDIT CARD  MECHANIC  MASTERCHARGE  ^.v  w  HEY BUDDY, need a job? If you do it  has been suggested that you'll have  MORE ABOUT ...  far more luck finding one by checking  the notice board at your, nearest  laundromat then by  Canada Manpower.  registering  Out of work? You're not alone  ���From Page A-l  never bother to register because CMC  never has any jobs."  Ross estimates his office posts 10 to 15  vacancies a week. When he came here 18  months ago, he says, the number was  closer to zero. The increase, he explains, is  largely due to the contacts he has made  with local businesses. He spends approximately a day and a half a week in the  field talking to employers and doing  follow-up work on previous meetings.  But Ross maintains employers still  avoid his service. It becomes, he states, a  status symbol, an ego trip for firms to  have job applications in their own files.  "They also think of us as just another  government department interfering with  their lives.  "I know there are more than 10 to 15  jobs at one time in this area," Ross says,  "-because I see them advertised In the  paper, ('anada Manpower should be used  as a central referral agency people  shouldn't have to run from Pender Harbour to Port Mellon looking for a Job."  Ross and Smith agree thnt a major  problem Is the number of unemployed  persons who never register with CMC.  Recently, Ross referred some people to a  government job which they didn't get. The  Job was then advertised In tho paper and  "they were swamped with applications  from people who hadn't come near us."  Hut .Smith says It Is not surprising  |M.oplc> don't go to Manpower. She says  many of the people .she comes Into contact  with are not even aware of the local service.  When people do go to Manpower, she  Mays, they are told then, are no Jobs.  "They fill out an application form, and  that's the extent of the communication  between them.  "There is .so much frustration, so much  auger and hostility when you want to work  but can't net a Job. And Manpower doesn't  help them."  In the eight hours he is available for  counseling on Thursdays, .lack lloss will  talk to between .10 and '40 people.wlvo have  come to him for advice. He sees himself  mainly as a sounding board, ami ir.  frustrated knowing some peoplo need more  attention than he lias time to give litem.  Smith nttyn C-anatUi Manpower should  Imj involved In career counseling, in  leaching those looking for work lo sell  themselves to employers, in aptitude  testing and In steering peoplo toward  vocational und retraining programs. Ross  agrees all these proposals should lx* Instituted or expanded hut. says there  Is  I  simply not the staff, time or money  available.  Neil McKenzie is a local probation  officer and another member of the Interagency group who is highly critical of  the local CMC service. Like Smith, he  attaches little blame to Ross for what  McKenzie sees as CMC failing.  "My role as a probation office,"  McKenzie says, "is not to find someone  work, but I discover myself caught in that  role sometimes and lt makes the quality of  the rest of my service less. I've tried  sendingpeople over to Manpower, without  success. I have a feeling that their present  attitude is really narrow, that they feel  their job is only to provide a referral  service."  "Manpower is claiming," adds  McKenzie, "That there Is a lack of Industry here so people are bound to be out  of work. But tliat Is part of Manpower's  function, to persuade easinesses to create  those Jobs. Just who Is Canada Manpower  supposed to be serving, the employer or  the guy who hasn't found work for two  years?"  One of the Interagency group's major  complaints Is tlwt Manpower does not  Include the Sunshine Coost aB a separate  entity in Its bi-monthly, nationally  distributed Job listings. "We're Just  lumped ln with Powell River," says Smith.  The group contends that listing the  Sunshine Coast separately would give  IM.ople In other parts of the country a truer  indication of the Job market here and  would discourage Job seekers from  moving to the area.  Ross, however, believes thnt a separate  listing would have the opposite effect and  would draw In mdre people.  Ross says he often advised local  residents to l>egln Job hunting in Vancouver, because his agency simply has no  appropriate listings. Smith .says a person  is more likely to find a Job by checking the  notice bourds in local laundromats tlwn by  going to Manpower.  The Interagency group argues that the  minimum CMC service needed on the  Sunshine Coast Is an office that Is open five  days a week and staffed by at lea-at two full  time counselors "one to do the leg work  around In re with the employer?., one to do  career planning," says Smith.  "We newi people," McKenzie says,  " wlu> can talk to employ era, be sensitive to  local needs und give people actress to  upgrading programs. The current North  Vancouver service Is hopeless. They have  no commitment to this community."  The Interagency group want the CMC  office left In Sechelt because it Is the  Kcogrnphlc centre of the area. "It's often  difficult for upper Peninsula people to  reach Sechelt, without having them to go  on to Gibsons," says Smith.  Ross, concerned with easy access to  employers, believes his office should be relocated to Gibsons with maybe a one day  service In Sechelt.  "There is reason for optimism," he  says, "that a full time CMC will be  established on the Peninsula in the near  future,"  "That," replied McKenzie, "is a  standard Manpower line. We've heard it  before."  Last year Ross ' distributed a  questionnaire to local businesses asking  their opinion of his office and what use  they would make of CMC if the service  were improved.  Canada Manpower has refused to make  the results of this study public because,  Ross says, the results were his own private  conclusions and were not official Man-,  power policy.  Most Interagency group members  believe, however, that the survey showed  the need for a greatly increased local CMC  service.  "We feel frustrated trying to get the  service that's needed In tills area," says  Smith. "But can you Imagine how tho  people who really need help must feel? We  don't have to go through Uielr situations,  their private agonies, their despair. And  all wo can do Is wait until some federal  mandarin decides the people here have  suffered enough."  ''���il  k  'p.  i  i'i  ���2:  COAST  HOMES  UCHIIT ��� POWIU MVM  COAST MOBILE HOMES  COAST  HOMES  SICHIU ���  POWIU ��.VM  Box 966, Porpoise Bay Rd., Sechelt, B.C. VON 3A0  M.D.L. 0O623A  885-9979  "Across from the Sechelt Legion"  Check on our new 14' wide homes  14' x 52'      1<V x 56'      14' x 70'  Good selection in stock of 12' x 68' and doubles from 24' x 44' to 24' x 60'.  Authorized Sales & Service Dealer for  HIGHWOOD and COLWOOD CHANCELLOR and MONARCH  by GLEN RIVER by MODUUNE  y*u*r�� whistling  in th�� atorta.  ... II you hnvon'l hnd your  blood prnnnuro chock ml  Intoly. You could hnvo hlQh  blood ptoaauiu and not  know it. II cnn lnnd lo  Mroko, hnnil nnd kldnoy  (dilute, Soo your doctor  only lin cmt loll.  Give Heart Fund  Q>  DAVE REID  8653859  GEORGE E5ERLE  885-9979  BILL COPPING  885-2084 Unemployment Insurance  can be problem for some  ���������s  Wednesday, February 16,1977       Hie Peninsula Times  Page A-  Linda lives in Roberts Creek. She is  nearing 40, has a husband out of work and  five children to support.  A full time waitress for over three  years, she recently lost her job and went  on to unemployment insurance. After two  months her benefits were cut off and her  appeal against this decision denied.  "They told me," she says bitterly,  "that I lived in a low employment area and  should be prepared to move away to find a  job. My husband, my children, our home  ��� am I supposed to just abandon them?"  In ,an area such as the Sunshine Coast  where there is a high rate of unemployment, this is usually matched by an  equally high number of people collecting  UIC. However, in an isolated, rural area it  is much more difficult to meet the  stringent UIC job hunting requirements  than it is, say, in Vancouver.  "After a while," says Human  Resources workers Liz Smith, "people end  up doing the rounds of the same businesses  over and over again.  "UIC's attitude," Smith says, "is that if  people can't find a job here in X number of  weeks they should simply move. And this  attitude isn't improved by the poor local  service they provide."  The UIC centre is open in Sechelt on  Wednesdays only. It shares premises with  the Canada Manpower people who work  Tuesdays and Thursdays. The sign on the  front door advises claimants with UIC  questions or problems to either phone or  visit the commission's North Vancouver  offices. .'������'  Canada Manpower manager Jack Ross  was reluctant to comment on the local UIC  situation but ventured it was "highly  likely" that most of the 490 people  registered last month with his service  were also claiming unemployment insurance.  One prevalent attitude he has noticed,  Ross said, is that "around here UIC is seen  as a winter pension fund for the log.ging  and fishing industries."  A high percentage of the people Liz  Smith deals with in her jol* as a social  assistance worker have lost their  unemployment benefits.  "UIC," she maintains, "have a lot of  legitimate reasons for cutting people off.  There is always the person who works the  minimum eight to 10 weeks a year and  then tries to live off the dole for the rest of  the time. They ruin it for everyone and  that really bothers me as there are some  people who deserve all the help they can  get.  "I see people," she says, "who own  their own homes here, have been residents  all their lives, have dependents and have  worked for years. Then they'll lose their  jobs, go on UIC, get cut off and be given a  four minute appeal. It breaks your heart."  Smith tries to act as a liason for people  who feel they have been unfairly treated  by the commission. However, she says/the  local one day service is so ineffective that  most of the time she deals with the North  Vancouver UIC office. ''  "There are employees there that really  care about a claimant's problems, but as  the long distance calls go back and forth  it's inevitable that misunderstandings  arise.  "I don't know. Maybe we just see the  cogs in the wheel, the cases that aren't  straight forward, but sometimes I think  people here must ieel they are dealing  with some vast faceless computer buried  beneath Vancouver. People don't want to  leave the Peninsula to find work. This is  their home."  A But if longtime residents have troubles  with UIC, the problem is considerably  greater for new arrivals.  And there is plenty of them. Smith says  they arrive "with lock, stock, barrel and  kids." When they can't find jobs they come  to her.  Of ten she can't help them. "Most of this  area has bwn designated by the provincial  government as a low employment area,"  Smith says. "And if people have moved  here from higher areas of industry, then  they're often not eligible for social  assistance.  "We've had people who have come here  from Alberta looking for jobs," she says.  "That's crazy. Canada Manpower is  sending BC workers to Alberta because  there are so many more jobs there."  Many of the people who arrive here are  already on UIC and they can find themselves cut off their benefits because of the  area's high unemployment rate," according to Smith. "If only they would  check first before coming."  Smith says people thinking of movingto  the Sunshine Coast should go to their local  Canada Manpower office and look to see if  there are any local job openings. "The  only problem with that suggestion," she  added, "is that the Manpower office here  is never open to handle those sort of (incoming) inquiries."  Sue Ritterspack is a program officer-  for the federal government's job creation  branch. Her field territory includes the  area from south of Bella Bella to Port  Mellon. It takes in all of the Sunshine  Coast, Powell River and Texada Island.  The coastal zone, she says, is a highly  transient area. The climate and the unskilled labouring jobs available attract  people -from the rest of Canada and the  U.S., leaving fewer jobs for local people.  "There  is  such  a   need  here  for  upgrading courses for people with no job ���  skills," Ritterspack believes; "and for  various reasons they are just not getting  them."  There are a high number of unemployed musicians and artists on the  Sechelt Peninsula, she says, and "they are  all very talented people. They could get a  job in Toronto tomorrow but they won't  leave the coast. In fact, they will do  anything under the sun to stay here."  Buying a gift for a young lady? Why not  a very artistically handcrafted pewter  brooch or pendant from Sweden, we have a  good selection for all ages. ��� Miss Bee's,  Sechelt.  Thank You   for helping  put LITTER in its place  "COME AND GET 'EM  SPECIALS AT  IGA"  TABLERITE MEATS  Canada Grade A  WIENERS  Tablerite.Bulk     lb. 69  RIB STEAKS0,4.89  Cut, wrapped & frozen, Grade A  SIDES of BEEF  ..... ib. o5J  BEEF HINDQUARTERS S��t ��?1.19  SIDES of BEEF  NOT cut or wrapped. 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In your heart you know it's right  ���' mk        &SiL^^mi,  mr  ��*����� mm*  LIZ SMITH works in the Sechelt office of the Department of Human  Resources. As Chairwoman of the  Interagency Liaison Committee she is  one of the most vocal supporters for  improved Canada Manpower services  on the Sunshine Coast.  ��� Timesphoto  Few jobs here for teens  Last Tuesday two teenagers wandered  into the Sechelt Canada Manpower office.  They were both well over six feet tall and  looked ho older'than 17 or 18.  One of them glanced at the'job board  and then turning to his companion said,  "Hey, look at this, there's a dry waller's  job here for five dollars an hour. I can do  that stuff."  He then* approached the receptionist  and inquired about the position. "Sorry,"  she told him, "you will have to come back  on Thursday to see Mr. Ross."  "But I made a special trip into Sechelt  today," he replied. "I'm sorry," she  repeated, but I can't give out job  referrals." Shrugging, both youths left the  building.  Canada Manpower. manager, Jack  Ross, says he is seeing a new phenomenon  in his office, the young, unskilled teenager.  Among the reasons for their appearance  he lists the school semester system as  opposed to the old September to June  academic year. Students, he says, now can  graduate in January, right in the middle of  the high winter unemployment season,  Many of these youths, according to  .Ross, have held only summer jobs before.  They have no special skills training.  "They come in here interested in Manpower's vocational' training programs, but  the waiting lists for these courses are  months long."  So what Ross usually does is H^nd them  a pamphlet that details the CMC Industrial  Training program. This, translated,  means that Manpower will pay part of the  costs for employers who hire people for on  the job training. Since September, 18 local  firms have taken advantage of this  scheme, including a travel agency, a  marina and a lumber company.  Ross feels that an on the job training  program is particularly appropriate both  for this area and for the younger age  group. He would like, he says, to see more  businesses, use this method of acquiring  their workers.  Students looking for summer jobs or for  part-time jobs in the school year have a  tough time in the local job market. There  arc few part time jobs available, says  Auxiliary news  Pender Harbour Auxiliary is busy  making plans for a tea in the Legion Hall  to commemorate the founding of the  original Pender Harbour Auxiliary 40  years ago.'A raffle will be drawn at the  tea. Kirst prize is $100; second prize is a  lovely macrume hanger.  Also, hake sales will he held April !l and  .lime Ul at Taylor's (inrden Hay .Store.  Twenty-two im.inlxT.-i we're at the last  meeting with Mrs. F.ileen Alexander in the  chair.  The Thrill Shop had a good day Inst  .Saturday. Six members worked in the  .shop.  Ross, although some area firms try to hire  students under 18 in an attempt to pay  lower wages.  Liz Smith, a Sechelt Human Resources  worker, has school pupils coming to her  for welfare money because they can't find  evening or, weekend work. "They don't live  with their parents." she explains, "or they  have left school and now they want to go  back and finish their education, but they  still have to eat."  Smith feels strongly that one of Canada  Manpower's greatest faults in the local  area is the failure to provide career  counselling in the schools. This would  include, she says, teaching creative job  techniques. "Have you ever watched a kid  go after a job?" she asks. "Sometimes  they act as if they are asking for a handout."  "What are you supposed to do when a  student leaves school and can't get work?"  she exclaims. "This is an employer's  market. Firms can pick and choose who  they want to hire and kids just don't know  how to present themselves to an interviewer."  CMC should be more involved in  directing youths to on the job training,  says Smith. And that should happen now,  she adds, because every year, youths are  entering the job market at a younger age.  "I know what services Canada Manpower can provide," she says, "and people  here are just not getting them."  DOffr TOIS our  PITCH IA  A mother's tears and an older brother's  emotional pleas were not enough to keep  Judge Ian Walker from remanding an 18-  year-old youth to prison last week.  Centre" of the painful court scene was  Tim Kennedy of Sechelt who has been  charged -with two counts of possession of  alcohol while underage and three counts of  breach of probation.  While Kennedy's mother and older  brother.. Jim, listened, Prosecutor Hugh  McCallum told the court .that the police  wanted the Grade 11 Elphinstone student  jailed. Probation Officer Neil McKenzie  then reported that the youth "has been  under court order almost continuously  since 1974."  Kennedy, who is already on probation  for an earlier offence and subject to a 9  p.m. curfew, was first charged December  20 when he was found drinking by the  RCMP late at night in a car behind Sechelt  Elementary School.  Nine nights later he was discovered on  Davis Bay dock and attempted to escape  the police by climbing down the wharf  pilings. The 'final charges were laid on  January 2 when Kennedy was seen at 2:15  a.m. jumping,from the window of the  Garden Bay Motel.  Robert Reed, Kennedy's lawyer, said  the boy "has basically no explanation for  his behavior...he has a problem, the  problem of drinking."  Reed asked that Kennedy be allowed to  return with his brother to Trail, the  family's original home, where he could  enroll in either a mining course or a  vocational school.  McKenzie also advocated this solution,  saying Kennedy "is a fine fellow when he's  sober, obviously not when under the influence of alcohol." He is, the probation  officer told the judge, "more of a rowdy  than anything else."  But McCallum disagreed with this  assessment of the accused, maintaining  "he has been a great deal of trouble to the  police."  McCallum added that sending Kennedy  to Trail might provide an answer but said  it should be seen as a "last chance" which  "he may not even deserve."  Judge Walker, however, after listening  to the legal arguments, decided to delay  sentencing until February 23 and directed  that Kennedy be kept in custody until that  date.  It was then that the youth's brother  made his appeal to the court.  Overcome with emotion Jim Kennedy  had difficulty speaking, but finally begged  the judge not to incarcerate his younger  Pensioners  Guaranteed  Income  Supplement  Application forms.  <a-7*  lill them out!  Send them in!  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Judge Walker to allow her youngest son  "to go home to Trail."  The judge gently told her, "I'm sympathetic to you and your (elder), son but  there comes a time when people must be  responsible for their own .actions." '  As a judge, he concluded, "I can't  determine my actions on sympathy."  COME LOOK US OVER  PENINSULA MOTORS  operated by  Perform a  death~defying  act.  Have regular  medical check-ups.  Give Heart Fund  Q?  SERVICE LIMITED  HOURS  PUMPS���7 Days a Week, 8 am-9 pm  SHOP���Monday to Friday, 8 am-5pm  We offer a flat rate shop.  All work is guaranteed in writing 90 days or 4000 miles.  Watch for Our  Opening Specials and Draws  FEBRUARY 25th, 26th, 27th  appearing in the February 23rd issue of The Times.  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The feat, she told the Pender  school trustees to pick the Mandarin   Harbour meeting last week, was as  difficult as teaching young children to  recognize 'cat' in English.  ���Timesphoto  Less good in Good Morning Radio  By MARYANNE WEST  Once upon a time, there was a long,  narrow province between the mountains  and the sea. Most of the people lived in the  big metropolitan area at the southern end,  amid burgeoning jungles of highrise glass  and concrete, and feasted on profits from  the resources of earth, sea and forest. The  urban people generally took for granted  their supermarket shelves, overflowing  with fresh produce, their electric push  button society and the supply of fuel to  keep their cars and transit operating.  They rarely gave a thought to the lives of  those in the outback who provided much of>  the wealth, grew the food and lived with  flooded valleys to harness the hydro  power. They might make periodic forays  < into the bush to ski or camp or hunt, if  possible taking their environment with  them.  The northern people suffered mainly  from an acute sense of isolation, from  being forced into the regulatory mold  designed for the urban majority and from  the frustration otnot being aUeto^Jet at or -  influence, their ^representative* in the  southern halls of power. With considerable  forsight the country had a communications system financed by government, free from the commercial imperatives which governed the private  sector, with a mandate to among other  things, keep a dialogue going between the  rural and urban areas, to help them understand and appreciate their interdependence.  Unfortunately the radio network  operated out of a big city bunker and  inevitably there were complaints from the  outback that they didn't have a real voice  and that their concerns were not covered.  Those who understood and had a feeling  for the province as a community were not  listened to by the brass who were imports  from other provinces ��� and anyway the  decisions and budgets were controlled  thousands of miles away in another city.  Predictably the answer was to give the  outback its own program, run of course  from a studio in that big city bunker. Now  the outback could talk to itself without  being bothered by big city problems. But  did this really satisfy their basic concern:  their need to be understood by the people  ln the south and to be recognized as integral parts of the whole community with  a wide variety of individual needs and  potentials?  Listeners to CBC radio will recognize In  this .scenario changes which have taken  place recently. Since January 1, there  have been two early morning programs.  Good Morning Radio serves the lower  mainland, Fraser Valley, Victoria,  Nanaimo and lower Georgia Strait  communities, including the Sunshine  Coast. The rest of the Province has its own  program called Daybreak.  I don't know how happy the up country  people are with their new program ��� at  least they've still got host Bob Sharpies ���  but my listening post misses them; it's  almost as if they'd packed their tents and  left a great void behind.  If early morning listeners can be  categorized, they probably fall into four  sectors: those who just listen for  background sound; those whose primary  interest is their own community; those  who just can't cope with issues before  breakfast for a variety of valid reasons,  and those who are involved with issues and  (perhaps because they're morning people)  wake up in gear and ready to go. With a  few exceptions where CBC radio has a  captive audience, those of us who listen to  Good Morning Radio are probably  category 4 people. We're interested and  .. pxateu^j*active sin a^de varied,of  concerns and aware of the importance of  the relationships between town and  country, industry and the environment,  population and pollution, etc. That's why  we listen to GMR.  Quite apart from all the daily difficulties of time, priorities, the inadequacy  of the format to cover anything in any  depth and the difficulty of trying to be all  things to all people in a province this size  in three short hours, was it really  necessary to cut us off from each other, to  balkanize the province? Wouldn't we have  been better served with freelancers in  strategic areas than by another production  team in the bunker getting its information  second hand? I wonder if one of the most  important factors in creating a feeling of  community was ever considered?  Someone with a vision. Let me explain.  One summer in the late sixties a  broadcaster from Prince Rupert, Graham  Lea, took over the afternoon slot, 4-6 p.m. I  S SOUND CONSTRUCTION S  can remember it clearly because he  turned what had been a dull driving home  show, with no horizon beyond the traffic on  Georgia Street, into a magic panorama of  mountain ranges, lush valleys, upland  plateaux and rocky coasts, alive with the  comings and goings, joys, sorrows and  interests of the diverse people who make  up this province. It's not primarily a  question of time or money, but of  motivation and caring. Something Peter  Gzowski and Alex Frame understood and  which enabled them to put a team together  which embraced the whole country. The  quality and the potential of radio depends  upon people.  Over the years, Good Morning Radio  has had its ups and downs but it has been  most worthwhile when the whole crew has  had that quality of caring which enabled  them to bring together people of all ages  from all walks of life to share their con  cerns.  It's unfortunate that the CBC has lost:  its sense of direction when the rest of us  ,;are-becoming jnore aware -of the hid'/  portance of the role it should be playing in  our national system. The crowded urban  centres, the wide open spaces of the  prairies and the forest clad mountains are  not separate worlds. They are interdependent. And in a democratic system it  is of the utmost importance that the city  residents, the majority, understand their  responsibility to the decision making  process.  Expediency has always been the  currency of politics; we need to know and  understand both sides of the coin if we are  not to be short changed.  Heart and blood vessel disease causes  more industrial lost time than strikes and  work stoppages in Canada each year.  The Regional Board last week passed a  resolution asking that a U-shaped area dn  the Peninsula's northern end be  designated a marine reserve.  The purpose of the reserve, according  to Director Jack Paterson who introduced  the motion, is to prevent commercial oi<  sport divers from stripping the section of  its corals, sponges, sea snails, anemonae  'A bit of a bully'  A 6-foot-2 "bully" was given a six  month conditional discharge in provincial  court last week for assaulting a 5-foot-8  hitchhiker.  Kelly Barabash, 18, of Garden Bay was  charged after he and some friends became  involved in a fight and chase down the  Garden Bay boardwalk with Ken Patterson, a man they had earlier picked up in  their jeep.  Barabash testified that Patterson who  was arguing with a companion, had been  slow in getting out of his vehicle so he had  thrown his backpack to the ground. He  alleged Patterson, who received a cut eye  and kick in the head in the fight, had hit  him first.  Judge Walker, however, responded  that Barabash sounded Uke a bit of a bully  and handed out the conditional discharge,  including a stipulation that Barabash hot  consume any-liquor.  A marine salesman found operating his  boat in "an abnormal way" in Welcome  Pass pleaded guilty February 2 to having  control of a motor vessel while impaired.  RCMP found Harold Locke of Vancouver in the Gulf of Georgia waters on  January 6. They contacted him by renting  a boat after receiving complaints from a  resident Uving along the shoreline.  Taken back to the Sechelt detachment  Locke was given a breathalyzer and  recorded a .21 reading. He told Judge  Walker he had consumed some Uquor to  keep him warm while using his boat.  Prosecutor Hugh McCallum noted that  if Locke had been convicted of impaired  driving he would automatically lose his  Ucense.  Noting that to suspend Locke from  operating a motor vessel would impair his  livelihood, the judge fined the man $300.  School board drops  teacher recruiting  and sea cucumbers.  Paterson said the Pacific Divers Club  has prepared a sUde show on the area's  marine life and he feared the pubUcity  could lead to despoliation. The region is ,  the northernmost point on the coast where  such life exists, he said.  The proposed reserve extends from  Hodgson Island to Agamemnon Channel,  including all of Captain Island, then down  Sechelt Inlet through Skookumchuck  Narrows to a point opposite Doriston.  The resolution was directed to both the  federal and provincial ministries of environment.  Paterson stressed that the resolution  was not intended to interfere with fishing  operations.  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A special, thanks to Dr.  Gehrring, Dr. Pendelton and  Dr. Myhill-Jones, and also  thanks to nurses and staff of  St. Mary's Hospital.     2778-12  Obituary  WOODFORD: Annie Ren-  jaminie late of Sechelt>  passed away February 5,1977  un her 95th year. She is survived by a daughter, Mrs.  Doreen McCloy of Calgary,  Alberta. Mrs. Woodford was a  life member of IODE and the  WCTU. Funeral service was  held Wednesday, February 9  at Devlin Funeral Home. Rev.  John Low officiated.  Cremation followed.    2771-12  CURRAN: Grace Janet  (Tupper). Born June 15,  1888. Passed away at Kelowna  Feb. 7. Predeceasedby her  husband, EdwardfPatrick  Curran in 1970. Fonher  resident of Halfmoon Bay,  later living in Kelowna at tlH/  home of Mrs. Viola Beasley,  Interment in the family plot at  Kelowna, Feb. 11. Survived by  her brother, Capt. F.A Tupper  of New Orleans and several  nieces and nephews.  Donations to the B.C. Heart  Foundation would be appreciated. 2768-12  In Memoriam  DONATIONS to The Canadian  Cancer Society are  gratefully acknowledged and  will be devoted solely to  cancer research. Donations  should be addressed to The  Canadian Cancer Society, c-o  Mrs. A.J. Hatcher, Madeira  Park, B.C. Cards are sent to  the bereaved and receipts for  income tax purposes' to  donors. 2744-12  Help Wanted  EXPERIENCED waitresses,  '   over 19 yr. required for  Parthenon. Ph. 885-9769. 2743-  11  Applications will be received  by the undersigned up to 12  noon Thursday, February 24th  for the following positions.  TEACHER AIDE FOR  DISTRICT RESOURCE  CENTRE  Job Description:  Operation of all audio visual  equipment with particular  reference to ETV recording  and editing, the maintenance  of inventory of instructional  materials, look after science  supplies and District instructional supplies, provide  such other general assistance  to the Coordinator of the  Learning Resource Centjfe as  may be required from time to  time. '  Job will average bV* hours per  day, 5 days a week with some  flexibility of schedule. Rate of  ,y in 1976 contract $5.00 per  our.  PageB-2 The Peninsula Times  Wed. February 16,1977  CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING RATES  Phone 885-3231  Published Wednesdays by'  The Peninsula Times  tor Westpres Publications Ltd.  at Sechelt, B.C.  Established 1963    :  Member, Audit Bureau  of Circulations  March 31. 1976  Gross Circulation 4150  Paid Circulation 3241  As filed with the Audit  Bureau  of  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-Briefs  $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    In  advance by Saturday, 5 p.m.  Subscription Rates:  By Mail:  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.  ho  Card of Thanks  I AM DEEPLY grateful to so  many friends for their  cards, flowers, visits and other  acts of kindness during my 33  days in St. Mary's Hospital.  Thanks, too, to the doctors,  nurses and staff for their  unfailing kindness and  patience. ��� Mrs. Jack  Burrows. 2767-12  Personal  ALCOHOLICS Anonymous  meetings 8:30 p.m. every  Wednesday. Madeira Park  Community Hall. Ph. 883-2356,  or 883-9159. 2574-tfn  PHOTOGRAPHS published in  The Peninsula times can be  ordered for your own use at  The Times office. 1473-tf  COME IN TO J&C Electronics  for your free Radio Shack  catalogue. 1327-tfn  I, THOMAS Henry McConnell,  will not be responsible for  debts incurred, other than by  my.self, by Feb. 9,1977. 2750-14  Entertainment  PLANNING a Dance? Tired  of the same old bands? Want  Vancouver quality at local  prices? Want a band that  plays Your music? You want  ''Spice" Phone 88.3-9147 or 885-  :.8({4. 2673-tfn  Work Wanted  AUDIOVISUAL  REPAIRMAN  >ender Haitour Realty Lid  HIWAY 101 AT FRANCIS PENINSULA RD.  ACREAGE:7 acres on Highway 101. Has potential  commercial or subdivision possibilities. F.P. $35,000.  Job Description:  To carry out routine repairs to  all District audio visual  equipment with particular  reference to ETV equipment,  and to establish and carry out  a preventative maintenance  schedule for all AV equipment.  Job will average 2 full days  per week for eleven months  per year with some flexibility  in actual scheduling. Rate of  Kay in 1976 contract $8.25 per  our.  2774-12  EXPERIENCED meat cutter,  part time. Apply box 2761 c-  o Peninsula Times, Box 310,  Sechelt. 2761-12  For Rent  2 BDRM HOUSE on Hwy 101  at Wilson Creek. $180 per  mo. Pis. call after 5 p.m., 986-  3287, North Vancouver. 2691-12  MOBILE  HOME  pad  near  Roberts Creek beach. Also,  12 x 68 mobile home for sale.  $10,000. Ph. 926-1024.     2692-12  3 BDRM HOUSE with stove  and fridge. $225 per month.  Ph. 885-2743. 2706-12  HALL FOR RENT,  Wilson  Creek   Community   Hall.  ��� Contact Bonnie Wigard, 885-  9403. 11121-tfn  NEAR NEW 3 bdrm house.  Avail. Feb. 1,1977. $325 per  mo. Ph. 886-7625. 2666-11  EXTRA SPECIAL: Lovely 2 year old 2 bedroom plus  den home on a serviced water view lot in Madeira Park.  $36,000.  Just  BEAUTIFUL   VIEW:   Well   maintained   3   bedroom  home on large 144 x 200' landscaped lot overlooking the entrance to Pender Harbour. A first class property offered at  $44,500.  BARGAIN HARBOUR: Charming and well kept 840  sq. ft. house on approx. 1/4 acre waterfront with undeveloped  moorage. 2 bedrooms on main plus one in basement. This is a  fine property at F.P. $50,000.  BRAND NEW:  2 bedroom, full basement home in  Garden Bay. Within a stone's throw of marinas, shops, etc. Full  price just $47,500.  FRANCIS PENINSULA: First class waterfront home  with 2 bedrooms and garage. Has one of the area's best views  from a sunny situation in 'Malcolm' Harbour. A must see at  $74,000.  BEAUTIFUL LOTS ��� First time offered. 3 to choose  from on Francis Peninsula. Each is approximately one acre and  in park-like setting. Serviced. Each $15,000.  J9T7.  SBSSM  "Licence  YOUR  AUTOPLAN  CENTRE  PHONE 883-2794  John Breen Jock Hermon  883-9978     ��� insurance ���    883-2745  ncoast  .ESTATES LTD,  Real Estate, Land Developments, New Homes  Vancouver Direct Line  685-5544    Office 885-2241  HOMES  $2150 DOWN  Neer now 3 bdrm rancher. W/W thru,  enste. Floor to ceiling fireplace. Large  landscaped lot.  iWt^ammi^iM'4ii^kmu:MMmiM��i0  WHAT DO YOU EXPECT  FROM A THEE kSEKVICE?  Experienced,     insured  work?  -- Prompt, ummmtml service?  Kulr e,stiii.nte.H?  Then     give     u.s     u     cull:  PF.EllI.RixS  TREE aSERVICEaS LTD., 885-  '21011. 758-tfn  DUMP TRUCK and biickhoe  avaUable.        Ph.        Phil  Nicholson 885-2110 or MI5-  251 f>. r,5-tfn  MATURE NURaSE avail,  at  your or my home if req'd.  Ph.8Bf.-7.f>27. 270.1-13  EXP. BOOKKEEPER to trail  ImiI. rcq'8 fujl or part time  work. Ph. 080-7105.        2755-14  U(K)FlN(i,      HhiiiKlcH      or  asphalt. Competitive rates.  Call Douk after (>. 085- 5075.  277(>-tfn  Help Wanted  AVON  To Buy or .Sell  call Bttfi-Olfia or 885-2183  2004-1.1  PART-TIME houm-keeper  req'd. for light duties, meal  melioration, commencing  Mar. 77. Apply Box 2588, c-o  Peninsula Times, Hox 310,  Sechelt, R.C. VON 3A0.2500-tfn  "REDROOFFS AREA 1000 sq fl of luxury living for only $59,900 situated on a largo s.ecluded  proporty, 00 x 319 |ust off Redrooffs Rd. Has lorQO LR with acorn flroplaco, dining aroa and kitchen. 3 spacious bdrms. doublo plbg, laundry room and playroom for. tho kiddles. Extras too  numerous to montlon. Call Ed Dakor.  NORTH DELTA Lgo 7 rm family homo with vlow In aroa of flno homos. Close to all conveniences.  Will trodo for Sunshine Coast property.  LOTS  WATERf RONT In Sunshlno Day Estates, parkllko sottlnQ, with arbutus trees. Panoramic view of  Halfmoon, Merry Isl. otc. Nlco building site; water, sewer and boat launching. Priced to sell at  $34,500.  HALFMOON BAY 10 soml waterfront lots to choose from, fantastic view overlooking Merry  Island and Wolcomo Pass. Beautiful Abrulus troos, sower and wator, boat launching ramp. Terms  can bo arranged. From $10,000  DAVIS DAY ihrao Outstanding vlow lots on Laural and Groin Avo. All now homos In the area.  Asking $14,900.  MASON ROAD Nice lot partly cleared across from school, near booth, water available. Asking  $9,500. Call Suianno BBS961)3, 065 2241.  WEST PORPOISE DAY 72' (looted vlow lot, serviced near morlno ond Ire arena Owner anxious  to tall. Asking $11,400. Oflois. Call Id llnkoi.  REDROOFFS ARIA your < liolro of .'1 loigo lols npprox 2/3 aero. 125' frontage, nicely trood ond  lovol. Wator A hydro, /onod R 7, hallois allowed, horn $9,500 to $1 1,500.  SI (III I COVE 10*. down iinsy Im mi Ret i national properties (lota to good mooingo ol Rue  ccuhh-i Marlno. Sign on. horn $7,900.  ROni'RIS f Rl I K      Approx 1 1/4 ncros of Irood property. Serviced near piovlnclol pork and water  ottos*. Asking $13,000.  Id Dakor.  SfCRFT COVf        Approx 5 acres nnd ��00 tt ot hlfjhwoy frontage   View  dialled ai-��ll   noat ft��t  carreer Marina. AskliiQ $29,500. Call Len or Suionne.  STEVE PETERSON  885-2241  SUZANNE or LEN  VAN EGMOND  885-2241  ED BAKER  885-2641  REALTY  LTD.  PHONE: PENDER HARBOUR 883-2233  BOX 100, MADEIRA PARK, B.C.  TOLL FREE FROM VANCOUVER 689-7623  Member of Multiple Listing Service  WATERFRONT HOMES  GUNBOAT BAY ��� Approx 5 acres, 152 + ft waterfront, access from  Hiway 101 near Madeira Park. 3 bdrm home and 3 cottages, float.  $1,25,000.  FRANCIS PENINSULA��� 2 bdrm home with partial basement on 300��_  ft waterfront. Sweeping view of Harbor entrance, islands & Gulf. Good  garden area, no stairs to climb and privacy. $140,000  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  MADEIRA PARK ��� 2 bdrm home on 78+ ft waterfront on Lagoon Road  with private dock 8 float. House is 808+ sq ft, remodelled 1969.  Covered sundeck on 2 sides, separate garage and workshop. Furnished  26' deluxe Kenskill mobile home used as guest house. Furniture,  furnishings, appliances and tools are included. $95,000.  FRANCIS PENINSULA ��� well constructed 2 bdrm home, 1073+ sq ft.  Built 1972. Full basement, 137+ ft waterfront, deep moorage, dock &  float. Spectacular view'of Harbour entrance. $115,000..  GUNBOAT BAY ��� near Madeira Park, Older 2 bdrm home with attic on  2.2+ acres with 150+ ft low bank waterfront with excellent moorage.  Several outbuildings. $50,000.  IWATERFR0NT ACREAGE  FRANCIS PENINSULA ��� 2 adjacent sheltered WF lots with deep water  moorage. 83+. ft x 711 +_ ft at $42,500. 132+ ft x 914+ at $75,000.  Subdivision possibilities. ���  BARGAIN HARBOUR ��� 700+_' rocky beach waterfront on Hwy 101  between.Bargain Harbour and Silver Sands. Property contains 16 +  acres with beautiful view of Malaspina Strait and Texada Island. Small  older cottage and 26' trailer included. $165,000.  AGAMMEMNON BAY ��� 200+ ft waterfpont with 900^1. frontage pn  Egmont Road adjacent to Jervis View Marina. 5.11 acres. Spectacular  view up Jervis Inlet and fishing on your doorstep. $68,000.  GARDEN BAY ��� 3 1/2+. acres with 500+. ft sheltered waterfront. A  very nice parcel. $122,500.  EARLS COVE ��� 5.57 acres good land with 450 + ft waterfront adjoining  Earls Cove Ferry Terminal. $125,000.  HIDDEN BASIN ��� NELSON ISLAND ��� 1700+ ft sheltered deep  waterfront, low bank shoreline, several beaches 8. bays. 11.3+ acres  of beautifully treed property with small creek. Furnished 3 bdrm  cottage, furnished guest cottage, workshop, wood shed, well and  pumphouse, boats and some equipment,, float. $79,500.  SAKINAW LAKE ���- 107 ft lakofront lot with comfortable summer  cottage. Franklin fireplace, large sundeck on 2 sides. Range, fridge,  some furniture, float* 16+ ft sailboat Included. $26,000.  RUBY LAKE ��� 113+. acres of excellent land. 400' waterfront on Ruby  Lake, 2,600+ ft waterfront on lagoon. 2 houses, presently rented 8,  trallor spaces. $120,000.  SAKINAW LAKE 57.5+ acros with 3,500�� sheltered waterfront. 2  summer cottagos with bathrooms, 2 docks, water access only.  $200,000.  SAKINAW LAKE -��������� one bdrm homo on 4.2 acros trood lakofront. l40+_  ft choice lakefront with boat house and float. Road access. $41,000.  I  MOBILE HOMES  GENDALL NORWESTER doluxo 1974 model, 3 bdrms with extra large  living room, located ot LR8.B Mobile homo Park, Madeira Park. Close to  tchool, s.|oros & morlno. $12,500.  ACREAGE  DON LOCK  Ret. 883-2526  OLII or JEAN SLADEY  883-2233  REVENUE PROPERTIES  TAYLOR'S GARDEN BAY STORE ��� 1.4 acres land, 65CV+ ft sheltered  waterfront, large general store with butcher shop, office, stock rooms  ana post office. 370+_ lineal ft floats. Standard Oil dealership, owners.  2 bdrm home. $240,000 plus cash for stock in trade.       ^  IRVINE'S LANDING MARINA ��� Marina and trailer park, 48 seat cafe  with licenced dining room at the entrance to Pender Harbour. Chevron  agency, boat rentals. $225,000.  BUSINESS BLOCK ��� MADIERA PARK  2 concrete block buildings, biillt 1970, with a total floor area of 8,250  sq ft. Present tenants are a Building Supplies, Furniture/Electrical &  Plumbing Supply Store, Laundromat & Real Estate/Insurance Office.  Located on 5.4+.acres on Hwy 101 at Hwy 101 and Francis Peninsula  Road. $195,000  HOTEL LAKE 1051. ft. oxcollont lakofront lot. 1/2 acre wllh Hydro  and easy accoss. $20,000.  RUBY LAKE Lot 4 has 1171 ft. good lakofront, driveway In from  Hallowell Road, sorvlcod with Hydro. $21,000.  SAKINAW LAKE 1300+ ft cholco lakolront, with 24+ nlcoly treed  acres. 4 bdrm furnlshod Pnnahoda homo with sundock on 4 sides,  Float, 2 boats and motors. A vory nlco property, $105,000.  ST. VINCENT BAY ��� undivided l/24th Interest In D.L. 3839 with 450 +  ft waterfront, 5+ acres. Southwest exposure, boat or plane access.  $30,000.  LAKEFRONT PROPERTIES^  i  LOTS  1. FRANCIS PENINSULA ��� 1.5+ acre treed lot, easy access, easy to  build on. $19,900.  2. MADEIRA PARK ��� serviced lots, most with view, close to school,  stores, P.O. & marinas. $9,000-$22,000.  3. FRANCIS PENINSULA ��� Lot 34, Rondeview Road. Driveway in, some  clearing done, serviced with water & hydro. Nice buijding lot. $10,000.  4. BARGAIN HARBOUR ��� 1 1/2�� acres, nicely treed, secluded. Hydro,  water, septic tank & drain field in. $25,000.  5. GARDEN BAY ��� serviced lots, some with excellent view. $12,000 to  $18,500.  6. EARLS COVE ��� .79+ acre lot on corner of Jervis Inlet Road and Hwy.  101. $9,000.  7. NARROWS ROAD ��� Good Bldg. lot. $9,500.  8. HALFMOON BAY ��� Lot 43 on Truman Road. View lot with water,  hydro & sewer available. $14,900, .  9. GARDEN BAY LAKE ��� good secluded lot at end of Elliot Rd, Hydro  available. $8,500.  10 HALFMOON BAY ��� Large corner view lot oh Redrooffs Road, close  to water. $9,000.  11. FRANCIS PENINSULA ��� 2 treed,  parkliKe. fairly level  lots on  Cameron Road. $13,500 each.  12. "SINCLAIR BAY ROAD ��� Level, cleared lot with 73+ ft road frontage. $16,000. '      ���  I  ISLANDS  WILLIAM ISLAND ��� Beautiful 2 1/2+ acre island at the entrance to  Pender Harbour, just off Irvine's Landing. Piped water. $100,000.  SUTTON ISLAND, EGMONT ��� Beautiful treed small island. 1.7+ acres  with beach and sheltered cove, located directly in front of the Egmont  Marina. Asking $45,000.  11.6+ ACRE ISLAND ��� at the entrance to Churchill Bay, Francis  Peninsula. 3 bdrm furnished pan-abode cottage, float, water & hydro.  $187,500.  WATERFRONT LOTS  1. SECRET COVE ��� 2 adjacent waterfront lots on sewer system. Both  are steep, but have good building sites and deep sheltered moorage.  $28,500 8 $29,500.  2. GERRANS BAY ��� 100+ft waterfront with 1 88 ft frontage on Francis  Peninsula Road. Driveway, septic tank, water line and electricity all in.  $32,000.  3. SECRET COVE ��� Small peninsula of 370+ ft waterfrnnt, cabin &  float, southwest exposure. $79,500.  4. GUNBOAT BAY ��� 1 1/2 acre waterfront lot located at end of  Claydon Road, Gordon Bay. 90 ft low bank waterfront, deep woter  moorage. South easterly exposure. $29,000.  5. GARDEN BAY ESTATES ��� 290��ft waterfront on 1.21 treed acres.  Driveway in building sites cleared. $55,000.  6. FRANCIS PENINSULA ��� large waterfront lot, facing onto Bargain  Harbour. Level building site. $34,000.  HOMES  EGMONT ��� 2 bdrm homo, 790+^sq ft on Maple Rd, close to Egmont  Marina. OH heat, low taxes. $24,000.  MADEIRA PARK ��� 2 bdrm viow'homo, built 1975, on largo lol on  Gulfview Rd. Full basement, 2 sundocks, fireplace, eloctrlc heat. Includes all drapes, central vacuum, dishwasher, fridge, range, garbage  compactor & garbage disposal unit. $49,500.  RONDEVIEW ROAD, FRANCIS PENINSULA - brand now and spacious,  this 3 bdrm home also has a swimming pool. Immodiata possession.  $79,500.  GARDEN BAY ESTATES professionally designed and built 3 bdrm  home, 2100+sq ft plus partial basement, built 1975. Open boam living  aroa finished in red codar with rod plush shag carpeting, foaturos a  sunken living room with frosted marble flroplaco. A boautlful homo for  luxury living, well situated on a treed view lot close to stores, marinas  & P.O. $110,000.  GARDEN BAY ESTATES brand now cedar homo with 2160 sq ft of  living area on two levels. 2 bdrms on main lovol and 3rd bdrm on lowor  level. 2 fireplaces, rec room, sundeck, view of harbour. Electric boat,  thermopane windows. $73,500.  MADEIRA PARK Brand new 3 bdrm homo on Wos|ac Road (Nnrrows  Road subdivision). Carport and sundock. Good rotlromont homo with  Immediate possesion. $39,900,  FRANCIS PENINSULA Lot 47, Rondevlow Road now 3 bdrm split  level home, partial basomont wllh unllnlshod rec room, cornor  fireplace, oil heat, ensuite plbg, sundock li carport. $60,500.  1. GARDEN BAY ROAD      17.5 jocres lalrly level land. Approx 4 acres  cleared, fruit troos, treok. $45,000.  2. SILVER SANOS      4 + acros of Gulf view property with small cottoge  and 2 mobile homes (12 x 60 and 10 x 50) creek. $58,500.  3. MIDDLE  POINT 10.96 ncros with creek and 2  bdrm   tottage.  $40,000.  4. MADEIRA PARK       3 1/2 aires of parklike land on Spinnaker Road  near  lllllet  (Pnq) loko. $35,000.  5. KLEINDALE       opprVm 20 nttes ol fairly level land with opprox  10  otret deorod. $42,000.  ft RUBY IAKE      2 I   4t ones view property, driveway In, building site  cleared   il'VOOO  7. IRVINE S LANDING       3.117 lovol attot, view ol entrance lo Pender  ttnrhooi, ncross rood horn public  walerlronl access. $42,000.  BUCCANEER BAY Thormanby Island. 2 bdrm furnlshod summer  home located wllhln 100 yds of sandy boach ond Voucroft govornmont  dock. $47,500.  IRVINE'S LANDING 2 bdrm home with on ox(ollenl vlow ovor loo  Bay. WAV carpets, sundeck, range and fridge Included. Close lo marina  and gov't wharf. $34,900,  GARDEN DAY ESTATES Beautiful 3 bdrm cedar ranch style home.  1363+ sq ft built 1975. Landscaped, dbl garage, large tundetk & vlow  over harbour, House Is well constructed and nirely tletointed. $79,000.  TRANCIS PENINSULA lot 29, Rondevlew Rood new 3 bdrm home,  full basement, ensuite plbg, loughod In rec room. $69,500.  SINCLAIR DAY ROAD 3 bdrm ranch style homo, built 19/3, on larga  treed lol. Garage and separate slorogo shed. $49,500.  BARGAIN HARBOUR semi waterfront, doublo lot. vlow, dose to  beach access wllh A0B+ sq It home with caveiod sonde, k, stone lot ad  fireplace, separate double garage and 320 \ sq tt luinlthod guost  cottage. $71,900,  GARDEN BAY ESTATES 3 bdrm homo, built 1976. on naturnl treed lol  with view ot Garden Bny, $39,000.  DAN WILEY  Ret. 883-9149  PAT SLADEY  Ret. 885-3922 anderson  REALTY LTD.  885-3211  * Doug Joyce  885^2761  * Stan Anderson  885-2385  * Jack Anderson  885-2053  ' George Townsend  885-3345  FREE REAL ESTATE CATALOGUE  Pott Office Box 1219. Sechelt  toll free 684-8016  SPLIT LEVEL: 3 bdrm, 1200 sq  ft home on corner lot. 1/2  block to beach. All finished  rec room, covered sundeck,  dbl fireplace & many extras.  F.P. $61,750  SECHELT VILLAGE: 2 bdrm  near new, 1148 sq -ft full  basement home. Latge 62  1/2 x 120' lot. Located across  from Hackett Park ��� very  close to shops & schools. FP  $55,900  WILSON CREEK: 3 bedroom  view home. Neat as a pin,  near: new and very nicely  decorated with finished main  floor and rec room ��� 2  fireplaces', double' windows,  and large sundeck with  southern exposure. All  landscaped. FP $48,000  CHASTER RD. HOME &  ACREAGE: 1,000 sq ft bsmt  home on 2-1/2 acres with a  3rd bdrm upstairs. Very tidy,  extra large living room with  several out buildings. Almost  half cleared & some ocean  view. FP: $58,500.  COLONIAL HOME: On 1.25  acres in West Sechelt, 4  bdrms, family* room & rec  room. Almost 2,000 sq ft of  total living area. 2-1/2 sets of       plumbing -  2  car  carport  & ��2psS|  storage area. Nice view with $��-&"��  beach   access   close   by.   All  thermal   pane   windows.   FP:  $79,900. Will consider offers.  Some terms.  3 BDRM SEMI-WATERFRONT  HOME: With a full bsmt and  room for expansion. Swimming pool or tennis court  would be no problem as the  lot is 1/3 acre & flat. Sundeck  & carport within 200' of salt  water. FP: $58,500 - some  terms.  WATERFRONT:" Super view  looking from Porpoise Bay.  Being one of a kind, the value  of this 3 bdrm home can only  appreciate. Features a large 3  car garage, cedar siding,  shake roof. This is a "MUST  HAVE A LOOK" type of investment. Asking $89,700  SELMA PARK: 3 bdrm 1343 sq  ft home on a large lot  overlooking Trail Bay. Stone  fireplace, large rumpus room  and closed-in garage. F.P.  $68,500..  TUWANEK . WATERFRONT:  Now is not too soon to select  your recreational home. 2  bdrm with stone fireplace in a  large living room. Your own  float in a protected bay.  Asking $48,500.  WEST SECHELT 2 BEDROOM: over 1 acre of land plus this 1/2  basement, 2 bedroom home. All the hard work has been done in  renovation. Excellent view from top end of this large Ibt. Close to  the beach. FP $39,900,  SECHELT VILLAGE: Easy to buy  ��� easy to live in ��� 1380 sq ft  of 4 bedroom home. Minimum  upkeep on the large lot. FP  $44,500.  GIBSONS: Grdndvlew Rd, 95x'217' treed lot with a future view.  Quiet residential area with new homes. Asking $16,000  ROBERTS CREEK: Lower Road ��� year round stream runs through  this nicely treed lot. One of the last in this desirable area at  $10,000.  REDROOFFS ROAD HOME: 2 bedroom little old home on 1 1 /2 acres  of garden soil. Young orchard and lots of room for expansion. Nice  view of Merry Island. FP $46,500.  ROBERTS CREEK: 70 x 150' view lot. Mostly cleared and ready to  build on. Try your offer to $12,500.  WATERFRONT: 175' on Shoal Channel. Commmanding view of the  Gap and beyond. FP $25,000.    .  WEST SECHELT: Brand new 2 bdrm quality home on good view lot.  Full basement with roughed-in plumbing. Natural finish cedar  exterior with large sundeck. Basement is drywalled/and would  make a great ��uilc, FP $49,500.  SEMI-WATERFRONT WEST SECHELT: Caleta location. 2 large treed  view lots less than 300' tp a safe beach. Serviced and easy to build  upon. Area of vory good homes. FP $18,500 each.  REDROOFFS CABIN: 125' x 200' lot with three room cabin. Nicely  treed property, partially cleared and in grass. Cabin needs work but  is livable and has a fireplace. F.P. $17,000 ��� terms.  ROBERTS CREEK WATERFRONT: A waterfront Wperty of high  quality, south exposure and 2/3 of an acre. Home Is 1450 sq ft and  has 2 bedrooms, both large. 2 sets of plumbing, one ensuite and  one with access to the main bathroom. Living room Is large, airy  and has stone fireplace. Den, 13 x 16, has an excellent view. Kitchen-dining room combination are very large and face the view.  Many young fruit trees. Good garage-workshop. Lot Is 89 x 375.  F.P. $89,500.  Redrooffs Estates  RECREATION LOTS  Before you look any further let us show you the  lowest priced lots in the Redrooffs area: prices  are from $9,500 to $11,500. All lots are approximately 1/2 acre in area.  Suncoast Acres  A large selection of Island view lots with all  services available, including a sewage system.  No permit problems. Mason Road area in West  Sechelt.  George Townsend. 885-3345; Doug Joyce, 885-2761; or  Stan Anderson. 885-2385.  Peninsula Times PageB-3  Wedj February 16,1977  For Rent  FORRENT f  DELUXE TOWNHQUSES  1564 sq ft of finished floor  area, 3 bdrms, plus large  family room and rec area,  WW carpets, deluxe Tappan  ranges, ample parking on  blacktop, all for only $300 pier  month. These good family  homes are located on 1650  School Road between School  Road and Wyngart Road on  Gibsons. For further information call  SEA-AIR ESTATES, 886-2137  or  SAFECO BUILDERS LTD.  683-3291  or eves 253-9293  2513-tfn  ROBERTS  CREEK,  new  3  bdrm       house,       semi-  waterfront. Phone (112) 941-  3527 or 886-2427. 2713-13  2 YR. OLD 4 bedroom home in  Sechelt Village. Available  Feb. 15, close to stores. Ph.  885-3862. 2684-tfn  NEWLY DECORATED 2 and  3 bdrm apts. Stove, fridge,  heat and cablevision includ. in  reasonable rent. Sorry, no  pets. Close to schools and  shopping. Phone 886-7836.2722-  tfn  COMFQRTABLE furn.  modern 1 bdrm ctge, to  quiet single man. Roberts  Creek,$135 per mo. Ph. 886-  9885. 2733-13  GOOD LARGE family home  in West Sechelt.  Immed.  occupancy. Ph. 485-5387. 4985-  14  PERMANENT tenant wanted  for furn. 1 bdrm apt. in  Sechelt. No pets, avail. March  1. $128 per month. Ph. 885-  2862. 2751-12  Wanted to Rent  ACCOMMODATION wanted,  long or short term, for a  high school student. Can pay  nun. room and board. Ph. 886-  2204 between 9 a.m. and 3:30  p.m. 2758-13  Real Estate  NEW 1200 sq ft home with full  bsmt., includes shake roof,  carpets, finished FP's up and  down, custom kitchen  cabinets. Located on Chaster  Rd. on 100x100 beautifully  treed lot near the newly  proposed Pratt Rd. school.  Priced for excel, value in mid  50'? by contractor. Ph. 886-  7511. 2462-tfn  NEW HOME under construction in Sechelt, llt>7 sq.  ft. Carpets, FP, double glazed  windows, Citation cabinets,  $42,500. Seacoast Design &  Construction Ltd. Ph. 885-3718  or 885-9213. 2723-14  3 BDRM house with bsmt. $350  per mo. Ph. 886-2417.    2074-  tfn  '73 CHANCELLOR 12x68 2  bdrm, furn. Elec. range, oil  heat. Ph. 885-2820 after 6  p.m. 2741-13  2 BDRM AVAIL March 1, $240  per month. Phone 885-  5040. 2742-13  '74 3 BDRM 68x12 Ambassador. Furn., carpeted,  stove, fridge, W and D, dishwasher, ensuite plumbing. Ph.  885-3830 after 5 p.m.      2738-13  WEST SECHELT  WATERFRONT  Fully furn, modern family  home, safe beach and play  area. 4 bdrms, lMs baths,  washer, dryer, dishwasher,  freezer. Avail to June ,30th.  PH. (112) 224-1676 Van.  2745-tfn  SELL YOUR home for only  Wi pet. commission. Sechelt  Agencies 885-2235 or 689-6838,  24 hrs. 2777-12  Mobile Homes  SNUG     VILI-AGE     Mobile  Home   Park.   Mason   Rd.  Space avail. Ph. 885-3547. 2.100-  itfn  12x60    2    BDRM    mobile.  Secret Cove. Pender Hur-  bour area. Ph. 883-2536, (112)  980-0078. 2757-10  2 BDHM MOBII.E home on  private lot. Want mature  responsible      couple,  reasonable rent. Avail, now.  Ph.W.5-2014. 2776-12  FURN. MOBILE home 12 x55,  excellent  condition,  $8,000  b.o.    Selma    Park    Mobile  Homes. Ph. 885-3880. 2772-12  Cars and Trucks  '72 PINTO 2 door sedan.  Mileage 37,000 an In and  wliero is. Mall bids ln writing -  Bunk of Montreal, Box 100,  aSechelt, B.C. To view Ph. 885-  2221. 2697-12  ���74  AMBASSADOR,  ps, pb,  air cond., 16,000 miles, exc.  cond.,   $3,500.   Ph.   883-24M  after a p.m.  2719-13  ���75 CHEVY van, ps pb 350 Vfl  Insulated and lined. New  two tone paint, 16,000 miles,  $4,500. Ph. 883-2454 after 6  p.m. 2720-13  -��� -no..,*.---.. ���  through  without  leaving  your  living room  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Two offices to serve you.  Gibsons  Sunnycrest Plaza  Phone 886-2481  Vancouver Toll Free 687-6445  Sechelt  Hwy. 101 next to Gulf Station  l%one 885-3295  Vancouver Toll Free 681-7931  You're welcome to come in and  browse our property display  Coffee is always on.  Why waste valuable time looking at houses thai  one glance tells you aren't for you? With REAL-  SCOPE you see before you travel. Your Realty  World Member Broker photographs a house eight  times ��� Inside and out ��� to show all Ita points  of beauty and value. These big, beautiful colour  photographs are mounted together to form what  we call REAL8COPE. It's the easy, convenient  way to look at homes. Oo your viewing In our  offices daytime or evening ��� or In the comfort of  your own living room.  Itcniciiibor, Only Itenlty World given yon  KcnIS-copc.  REALTY WORLD ��� \  Cars and Trucks  FIRE TRUCK 1951 Lafrance  V12 pumper booster truck  1200 GPM 150 lbs. pipe  pressure, ex Vancouver City.  Service log since new. Excellent condition. $5,250. Ph.  534-8242. 2753-12  '71 AUSTIN America 1300 low  mileage, good gas mileage,  clean inside and out, good  cond. 2 sp. tires, asking $1,000  obo. Must sell by Mar. I. Ph.  883-2631 or write Box 583,  .Sechelt, B.C. 2748-14  '65FA1RLANE 351 automatic.  2 new mags and tires. $850.  Ph. 883-2691. 2773-12  '70 MUSTANG. Ph. 883-  Legal Notices  PageB-4 Peninsula Times       Wed. February 16,1977  Livestock  9058.  2775-12  "i *#"--.  Boats and Engines  VESSELS surveyed and  appraised for insurance  procuration, damage claims-  buying or selling. Our surveyors are all accredited  handling local or international  service. Call Capt. W. Y.  Higgs, Principal survyor at  886-9546 or 885-9425; or write  intercontinental Marine Ltd.,  P.O. Box 339, Gibsons, B.C.  VON 1V0. 2639-tfn  23' HEAVY fibreglass boat,  390 cu. Ford, fresh water  cooled, approx. 60 gal. gas  tank. A good buy at $5,700. Ph.  883-2318. 2725-13  25' WESTERLY sailboat twin  keel. Exc. sailer - very  stable. Trailerable, 4 sails, CB  other extras. $14,900 or  reasonable cash offer. Avail,  until Feb. 19th. Ph. 883-  2545. 2763-12  21' EXPRESS model Glas-ply,  165 Mercruiser, head,  galley, compass, CB, sounder,  Sportyak. Moored at Secret  Cove. Like new. Phone 88J>-  9365. 2764-12  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 Byrne Rd., Burnaby B.C.  434-2651 Telex 04-354-652  607-tfn  Legal Notices  PROVINCEOF  BRITISH COLUMBIA  Department of Forests  Ref orestation Division  NOTICE OF TREE  PLANTING CONTRACT(S)  Sealed tenders for the  following tree planting eon-  traces) will be received by  the Chief Forester, British  Columbia Forest Service,  Victoria, B.C., on the dates  shown below.  1. Contract 92G13-18 located  Earle Creek, Ranger District  Sechelt Number of trees  91,000.  NOTE: Viewing of the  planting site prior te submitting a tender for this  contract is hot mandatory.  Deadline for receipt of tenders  is 3:30 p.m. March 2,1977.  Tenders must be submitted on  the form and in the envelopes  supplied which, with particulars, may be obtained  from the Forest Rangerfs)  indicated, or from the District  Forester, 355 Burrard Street,  Vancouver, B.C., or from the  Forester i-c, Reforestation  Division, B.C. Forest Service,  Victoria, B.C.  The lowest or any tender will  not necessarily be accepted.  2746-Pub. February 16, 1977.  TRAVEL  YOURGATEWAY  TOTHE  SUN AND FUN  For      all      your     travel  arrangements,        charters,  direct flights, contact Lynn  Szabo,   graduate   Canadian  Travel College.  Instant reservations .and  ticketing through our direct  line to all airline companies.  Plan well ahead for reduced  rates to Hawaii, Mexico,  Disneyland and south.  Associated with all tour  companies.  PENINSULA  TRAVEL  AGENCY  Dental Block, Gibsons  886-2855  Toll Free 682-1513  2690-tfn  DAVE   GILMORE   certified  ferrier. Phone 885-2384.2721-  13  CERTIFIED Farrier, Hans  Berger is coming to Coast.  Contact Sunshine Farm. 898-  3751. 994-tfn  Found  FOUND 1 double bitted axe,  currently at RCMP office.  Ph. 885-2266. 2762-12  For Sale  9x12        CARPET        $25;  chesterfield chair $25: as is  chain saw ��� offers. Ph. 885-  2177. 2756-12  RECORDS AND tapes. Big  new 32 page catalog just off  the press. Pop, country,  western, folk, religious,  special discounts, all labels.  Send 25c postage to Bob  Destry Ltd., Box 46376-B,  Vancouver, V6R4G6. 2752-tfn  FIREWOOD ��� Moving from  Pender area, must sell. 5  cords, alder, fir. You pick up.  $30 per cord obo. Ph. 883-9147  or 885-3864. 2749-14  MENDELSSOHN piano. Exc.  cond. Just been tuned ���  $750. Ph. 885-9564. 2756-14  For Sale or Rent  3 YR DELUX Bendix, Set up  in trailer court nr.  SecheltaAsking $13,500 or rent  $245.50, incl. cable and pad  rent. Financing avail. Ph. 885-  9632 to view. Serious inquiries  Ph. 376-4877, Kamloops. 2766-  14   ���  Wanted to Buy  SAILBOAT ��� 18' or longer.  Willing to pay $1,000-$2,000  depending on cond. Ph. 886-  2821. Ask for Wes.        2714-13  9" OR 10" TABLE saw in good  condition. Phone 883-  2318. 2726-13  ALDER REQUIRED  Saw log alder req.d. Standing,  decked or boom form. Contact  P.V. Services.  883-2733  2760-tfn  WANTED 4 LAYING hens,  unpastuerized honey. Also,  push type lawnmower. Ph.  883-9226. 2754-12  ty  February is Heart  Fund Month!  Pets  SUNSHINE COAST  REGIONAL DISTRICT  BUILDING AND PLUMBING  BYLAW NO. 126,1976  A bylaw for the administration  of the Building Code and the  British Columbia Plumbing  Code  The following is a synopsis of  Bylaw No. 126 published in  accordance with the provision  of Section 766AA of the  Municipal Act of the Province  of British Columbia.  This bylaw is to provide for  the administration and enforcement of the Building  Regulations of British  Columbia, parts 3 to 6 inclusive andjparts 8 and 9 of the  National Building Code of  Canada, 1975, and part 1 of the  Canadian Farm Building  Building Code, 1975 together  with the British Columbia  Plumbing Code, in Electoral  Areas A, B, C, D, E and F of  the Sunshine Coast Regional  District, and replaces Bylaw  No. 94 in those areas.  The principal features of the  Bylaw are:  No construction or alteration  of buildings nor installation or  alteration of plumbing therein  without permit.  Application for permit to be  made to the Regional District  accompanied > by specifications, drawings and other  pertinent information and  payment of a prescribed fee.  Permit to lap.se lf work not  commenced within, or  discontinued for, prescribed  times.  Requirement of Health Unit  approval of methods of  disposing of sewage.  Inspections required during  progress of work and no  variation from specifications,  drawings, etc. permitted  without approval of Inspector.  No occupation or uso of  buildings or parts thereof to  l>cgln without an occupancy  certificate nor contrary to the  terms of any permit or certificate given under Uie bylaw.  Provision for location of  temporary buildings and  shelters with requirement for  Bond to ensure removal.  Hegulation of swimming pool  construction.  PcnnlUes prescribed for  violation of bylaw.  The full text of the bylaw Is  available for inspection from  Il:.i0a.m.to4:00n.m., Monday  to Wednesday (nclwalvc and  8:30 n.m. lo .r.:4.r> p.m.,  Thursday and Friday nl the  offices of the Sunshine Coast  Regional District. Wliarf  .Street, Sechelt, B.C.  Dated this 11th day of  February 1977 at Sechelt, B.C.  (Mrs.) A.G. Pressley  Secretary-Treasurer  2769       Dated February 16,  1077.  QUALITY FARM  SUPPLY  All Buckerf ield Feeds  Hardware - Fencing  Fertilizer - Purina Products  Alfalfa-Hay-Straw  Good Tack Selection -  Rototillers - Toro Land-  mowers  We are on Pratt Road, 1 mile  south from Highway  PHONE 886-7527  11548-tfn  Livestock  CHICKS ��� Brown egg layers,  white Leghorns, white  Rocks. Ship anywhere,  Established 28 years,  Langley, Napier Hatcheryi  22470 - 64th Avenue, RR 8,  Langley. Ph. 534-6268. 2712-tfn  GORDON AGENCIES  Real Estate  Cowrie St., S-eche  885-2013  Insurance  WILSON CREEK  Two   level   family  home.   Garage   and  studio.  140 x 137 ft lot  with  garden space.  F.P.    $47,500.  SECHELT: This three acre property is towards the arena. Three  bedroom full basement home only four years old. Small barn,  mostly cleared. Priced to sell at $54,500.  SECHELT: brand new two bedroom basement home now being  completed on Spindrift St. View anytime. F.P. $49,900.  SECHELT  $12,900.  Pebble Crescent lot. 54.6 frontage, rear lane. Asking  VIEW LOT: on Radcliffee Rd. Popular new home area.  WEST SECHELT: Two acre view and treed. Very, very nice land.  Try your local lot In trade.  COOPER RD: 1/2 acre level lot. $2700 down and $109 per mo.  HALFMOON BAY: Double lot, now one parcel on Curran Rd.  Serviced. Good southerly view and the beach access road is  right in front.  JOHN or LYNN WILSON  Evenings 885-9365 Weekends  ^���^-i^^^|w-a'W'^-fr.^^^^^^'-^^^.-^^^^..^^^'J>^jE^i^^ij>  Qnhjifc  ^  :izl  Highway 101 at Wilson Creek  We're National  but Neighbourly  Phone 885-3271  HOMES  BEEN EVERYWHERE? SEEN EVERYTHING?  Wo have the answer (or you. All those extra features you've been searching  for. View, fireplaces, onsulto, bay view window. Spacious living. Nice landscaping. Be sure to view with Patricia Murphy. F.P. $59,500.  MIGHTY GOODI  As a starter or for retirement. Excellent condition 2 bedroom home. It costs  nothing to look, so let's see It together this week. You won't bo disappointed.  Barbara Skagf|ord. F.P. $12,000.  PRICED TO SELL I  Now homes on one level. 3 bedrooms In good locations. Builder wonts action.  For more Information give us a coll. $39,900 and up. Bort Barnes, Barbara  Skagf|ord, Patricia Murphy.  RECREATIONAL LOTS  LANGDALE  Cloarod, ready to go I Septic tank approval olroody taken caro of, F.P.  $12,650. Barb Skagl|oid.  PRATT ROAD  Cleared for building with builder's tonm available, large lot, $12,500. Chuck  Dowmon.  GOWER POINT ROAD  Quiet, dead end road, a  waterfront. F.P. $16,950.  not urni for tho contemporary  Barbara Skagfjord.  style home.  Soml-  PORPOISE BAY  Cloarod, large lot. Excellent view.  $15,500. Patricia Murphy.  A hop, skip nnd o jump lo ci marina, F.P.  GIBSONS  Seo vlow, easy wnlk to shopping and schools Slio 65 x 110 on Sargent Road..  f.P. $15,900. Bort Barnes.  SECRET COVE BARGAIN  Onover 1/2 acre In growing recrootlonol 0'��o Noor boocli ��<<���������   No powor  wntor on application. Invest now while the price It low, Asking $6,900. Jim  Wood. HB525/I.  LIST NOW ��� WE HAVE CASH BUYERS WAITING  Patricia Murphy  8ft5 9487  Chuck Dowmon  885-9374  Sort Somo*  922-5010  ftorfcero tkeofjord  i.mWood '��"��<  805-2571  Century Wttt Real Estate Ltd., 885-3271  Every Office Independently Owned and Operated  EAL ESTATE  APPRAISAIS  NOTARY PUBLIC  UND DEVELOPMENT LTD  Jon McRae  885-3670  DENTAL BLK  GIBSONS  PHONE 886-2277  TOLL FREE 682-1513  Ken Crosby  HOMES  Lorrie Girard  886-7760  CHASTER ROAD: A bargain! This 3 bedroom  home on a good-sized lot is a terrific investment. Needs some interior painting etc.  Presently rented @$200 per mo. The price is  not a misprint, it really is only     '   F.P. $29,900  FAIRMONT ROAD: 4 finished bedrooms in  this 1360 sq ft full basement home.  Fireplaces up and down, finished rec room,  2 full bathrooms, plus enste. Living room,  dining room with nook area all have a  beautiful view of the Bay area and out  through the Gap. Double carport and huge  sundeck round out this home-designed for  comfortable family living.        F.P. $67,500  GOWER POINT ROAD: 4 bedrooms in this  lovely full basement home in Gibsons.  Seclusion and still close to shopping and Post  Office. 1 TOO sq ft, fireplace, large l-shaped rec  room. Large back yard perfect for swimming  pool, An ideal family home. Owner must sell.  $47,500.  HILLCREST ROAD: At the corner of Crucil Road.  Two bedrooms upstairs, plenty of room for  expansion in the full basement. Spend your  leisure hours enjoying ^the spectacular view  from the living room and huge sundeck. Be the  first owners, this home is brand new. FP  $52,500  BEACH AVE: Quiet privacy at the corner of  Glen Road. Perfect retirement or starter home.  Breathtaking view of Keats Island and the Bay.  area. Sundeck with wrought iron railing. This  immaculate 2 bedroom home has a; separate  workshop, carport and is beautifully landscaped. Make me an offer! FP $39,500.  HIGHWAY 101: Home & 2 lots ��� means value.  Excellent view of the Bay area. Ideal  retirement or starter home with all appliances  included. Situated on nicely landscaped double  lot close to schools and shopping. FP $38,900'  GIBSONS: Prime Revenue Building; In the heart  ' of tower Gibsons, 2250. sq ft of post and beam  construction, featuring 10-foot ceilings, 2 sets  of plumbing, 100 & 200 amp. service, fire-wall  divider, recently renovated. Lot size 60 x 100'.  Currently leased with a yearly revenue of over  $7,000. An excellent investment value F.P.  1 $54,900 -  GIBSONS ��� TRIPLEX: Located in the heart of  Gibsons, one block from the Ocean ana" 2  blocks to shopping, etc. Three (3) one bedroom  apartments make this an excellent revenue  . investment or, live in one and pay for it with  the rentals from.the other two. An extra room  downstairs with private entrance plus a work  building at the rear makes this an ideal opportunity to have a self-occupation business as  well! Call in for details and all other information.        . ., i          FAIR VIEW ROAD: Large family home with full  'basement on large lot. This 4 bedroom home  has two finished fireplaces,and a nice family  room plus a small office. Exceptionally large  kitchen with 27 feet of cupboard space. A total  of 2500 sq ft of living area. FP $71,800  SARGENT ROAD: spectacular view, beautifully  designed home in good area. 3 bedrooms,  sunken living room, 2 fireplaces, full basement  and sundeck. Lot all landscaped and terraced.  Many extras such as built-in bar, etc. Ff"  i$74.000  HILLCREST AVENUE: well built one year old  home in good area. Lovely view from large  sundeck. Two bedrooms upstairs and one  finished down in full basement. The curved  - white marble fireplace is just one of the lovely  features of this home.    > F.P: $51,500  SEAVIEW ROAD: Older type 3 bedroom  home, recently remodelled. Partial  basement. Extra large kitchen. Exceptional  panoramic view lot. F.P. $29,900  CHASTER ROAD: New home. 1 1/2 blocks  from the Chaster Road school now under  construction. Well-designed 3 bedroom  family home on full basement. Nestled in  the trees to provide the ultimate in natural  landscaping. Many deluxe features such as  2 finished fireplaces, skylights, sundeck  and custom-made kitchen cabinets. F.P.  $54,900   ,  -     .  HALL ROAD: Roberts Creek ��� 1.92 parklike,  acres, over half is cleared and landscaped with  the ultimate in privacy provided by the  beautiful landscape trees in front. But, that's  not the half of it: the home has two large  bedrooms upstairs', the living room and dining  room have beautiful hardwood floors waiting  to enhance your furnishings. The full basement  in this 1078 sq ft home has the utility'room set  up and a partial bathroom. The spacious back  yard includes double carport, storage area plus  a sauna and change room. An unbeatable  . value. FP $49,900  BEACH AVE: Roberts Creek. 3 bedroom family  home on full unfinished basement. Close to  park and boat launching. Large lot, 87 x 208'.  Stone fireplace and sundeck. Excellent family  home. F.P. $43,900  BEACH AVE: Roberts Creek. Full unfinished  basement in this 3 storey home. Fireplaces up  and down, wrought iron' railings and built-in  oven and range. Situated on a large lot in a  quiet area.   , F.P. $44,900  HILLCREST AVE: Almost 1100 sq ft home in  good area, close to schools, shopping centre  etc. Large LR, 22x12' with ,a view. Two  bedrooms, large kitchen, utility room and  dining area make this a very livable home and  with a little bit of work could be quite lovely.  NOTE! The down payment is only  $3,500. F.P. $34,500  GLASSFORD ROAD: Buy it now from the builder  while it is still unfinished and finish it yourself.  A truly lovely home for only F.P. $49,500  STEWART ROAD: Three bedroom, beautiful  Spanish style, sunken living room home. On  1.46 acres in very quiet area. Many features  include a gorgeous fireplace, den and garage.  Almost 1400 sq ft of living area all on one  floor. F.P. $68,500  HIGHWAY 101: 2 bedroom lovely home in  Gibsons. Exceptionally large landscaped,  panoramic view lot. Double carport, Frankling  fireplace in family room, fridge and stove  included.   F.P. $36,900  DUPLEX ZONED LOTS  itt. to-  MifSiL  it. ro'  u  SO*LO  SGLb  SCHOOL &.WYNGART ROADS ��� Only 6 of theso. Duplex zoned lots left. Beautiful view  properties overlooking the Bay, close to schools and shopping. All lots perfectly suited to  side-by-side or up/down duplex construction. SPECIALLY PRICED NOW: Only 1 will be sold at  $14,500. and only 1 at $15,500. Act nowi  LOTS  LOWER ROBERTS CREEK ROAD ��� 1,12 acres In  the very desirable Roberts Creek areo. There Is  a driveway already In and a tapped artesian  well     t>n     the     property,      F.P.      $14,900  BEACH  AVE Roberts Creek;  large  nicely  treed lot, 87 x 20B. Excellent level building  site. Closo to Flume Park and boat launching.  F.P. $14,900  SOUTHWOOD DR Redroolfs; Owner most  anxious to sell, largo lot, 230 x 80. This Is a  very fast growing area. Light clearing only. F.P.  $11,500  LOWER ROBERTS CREEK ROAD: Olf Cheryl Ann  Park, beautifully cloarod and level building site  hidden from the road by many large trees. Easy  access to an exceptional boach, 70 x 100' and  priced for Immediate sale. FP $12,900  UPLANDS      ROAD Tuwanek,      Idoal  recreational lot In beautifully woodod and  parkllko aroa. Zoned for Irallors. This lot  overlooks Socholl Inlot and the Lamb Island*.  P.P. $(.,900.  AIDERSPRING ROAD ��� Absolutely the best  toll going on this 50 x 150' lol on sewer In Ihe  heart ol Gibsons. Potential view ol the Bay  aroa. Excellent torms available. F.P. $12,000  ABBS ROAD: At the cornor ot School Koort.  Excellent extra-large building lot with spectacular vlow ol Bay, Howe Sound 8, Georgia  Strait. Approxlmotoly 75x150 feet. FP  $19,000  CEMETERY ROAD; tn|oy Ihe qulot privacy of  ono acre In rural Gibsons. The proporty U oil  lovol usablo land I rood with some view, fl'  $1/900  FORBES ROAD: In Langdale. Very close to  school, this corner lot Is cleared, level and  ready to build upon. Note the extra large sl��>  of approx. 80 x 140'. FP $13,500.  GOWER POINT ROAD: At Ihe corner of 14th.  This property has levels cleared for the  building site of your choice. Excellent view of  Georgia Strait. Approximately 80 x 250'. FP  $16,500.  SOUTH FLETCHER: Al School Road. 2 lots  40 x 150' each with small rentable cottage on  one lot. This property has excellent potential as  It hat a spectacular vlow of tho ontlre Bay area  and Keats Island. Mostly cleared and ready for  building one or two hornet. FP $24,500.  PRATT ROAD; Near proposed now school site.  this lot Is cleared and ready to build upon.  Mature fruit Irees dot this 76 x 125' lot. FP  $13,500.  SHAW ROAD: Newly completed I The most  conveniently locatod subdivision In Gibsons.  Only 2 blocks from shopping contro and both  elementary and secondary schools, level  building sites with some clearing on a newly  farmed cul de sac. These prime lots on sewer  ond all torvlcos won't last long prlcod at  only $13,900  LANGDALE RIDGE: Close to ferries and school,  those large 1/3 to 1/2 acre lots aro unique for  thoir view, shape and topography. You will find  hare, the building slto to compliment your  dream home design. Ihe view of Koolt Island  and surrounding scones will be your picture  window AC1 FASTI Ihore are only 6 still  available. F P. $11,900$M,900  TUWANEK: Only one block to boach. Full view  of Inlet. Piped community wator available.  80 x 140'. NEW low price ONLY $9,900.  SKYLINE DRIVE: Overlooking the Bay and the  Village of Gibsons from this quiet and private  lot on the Bluff. Start building your dream home  right away on the expanse of this  207x115 x 181 x 66 uniquely shaped lot. low  down payment -    easy terms. F.P. $13,500  SKYLINE DRIVE: This 70x59 x 131 x 122 ft lot.  with an expansive view of the Day area and  Gibsons Vlllago Is well priced at only  F. P. $11,500  SKYLINE DRIVE: Wllh the sower only 150 feat  away from this lot, and the ad|olnlng lot also  for sale, makes this an excollont valuo. The  ideal spot for a distinct and original homo. Nice  vlow and sheltered Irom the open sea.  F. P. $13,900  PRATT ROAD: Note the size of this magnificent  level building lot In a fast growing area, Close  to proposed now elomontary tchool. lot slie  110 x 200'. Vory woll priced at only  (Firm) F.P. $13,000  ROSAMUND RD & FAIRVIEW RD Frontage on  theto two roa.lt makes a natural for tub-  division. Both roadt aro paved and serviced  with hydro and regional wntor. Try your offor  on this 70 x 337' doublo lot. Zoned R2  TP. $20,000  TUWANFK: at tho ond of Porpolte Bay Rd. Tho  perfect recreational lot. Hydro and regional  water service tho property. Southwesterly  exposure with an excellent view of Socholt  Inlot. All ��hlt ond only ono block from tho  beach and boat launch F P. $9,500  BUY NOW * BUY BEST * BUY WINTER PRICES  The coffee u ahcayt on���drop in for our free brochure. Wednesday, February 16,1977       PageB-.  The Peninsula Times  \  THE NUMBER  TO REMEMBER  call now for our  FREE  (24 hrs.)   Real Estate Catalogue  Vane. 689-5838 (24 hrs.)  Box 128  AGENCIES LTD.  Sechelt  We Are As Close As Your Phone  Most of our listings are recorded on film.  See them on our special television set  and choose the ones you like from  the comfort of our viewing room.  AUTOMOBILE LICENCE and INSURANCE  FEBRUARY 28TH IS THE DEADLINE!  Come in and see Tanya  to arrange your Autoplan requirements.  ���mrnnt. wmmmmmtm^nm'  > ,   IP"  ���*���*.  1977  INSURANCE AND  LICENCE    ,  OFFICE HOURS:  Monday to Friday���8 a.m.-9 p.m,  Saturday���9 a.m.-4 p.m.  \�� $* i  V<*��Wrfk*s  *        **m  :3fV  "^a.     J��l  I  ..  . \. i. i      ...a.  "FREE" Metric converters to purchases of Autoplan while they last  SUNNY ROBERTS CREEK #3630  Vacant acreage opportunity. Approx. 4.7 acres. Gentle  southerly slope towards ocean. Fronts on Hiway 101 plus side  road. Water rights and and tank included for $30,000 F.P. More?  Robert Kent anytime, 8815-9461.  HAVE YOU HEARD US ON CHQM? #3773  Country relaxation is yours on this near-the-sea location. Newly  blacktopped drive. Amongst tall trees a balcony for view home  with mony innovations not found In the average home. Terms on  $67,500. More? Bob, 885-2235 24 hrs.  RICH MAN? POOR MAN? #3747  It's tho low price to help you doclde. Good sized lot, 75 x 110.  Water at roadside. Ideas from you will Increase the values. Now  at only $8,750. More? Robert Kont, 885-2235 anytlmo. At your  convonionco.  VIEW OF SEA AND ISLANDS #3744  50' frontogo close to langdale Forry, $14,500. Jack Warn, 886-  2681.  A LOT OF LOT #3738  Only 50' Iront but 120 doop and 120' across back, lovol vlllago  lot with all sorvlcos. Asking $15,000. Jock Warn, 886-2681.  GRACIOUS VILLAGE HOME #3760  1. block to beach, living, bedroom and dining all large rooms,  lovely decor. Fireplace supplements heating. Level lot has tight  garden shed, wired. Close to stores, but oh so quiet. Full price ���  offers to $34,500. Peter Smith, 885-9463 eves.  BEST OF REDROOFFS #3666  1/2 acre sloping land, 75 foot frontage, water, hydro, phone.  Just 300 feet to beach access. Has small trailer with covered sun  room added. Fully equipped, range, pots, pans, bods, etc, Full  price $18,500. Only $5,000 down. Peter Smith will toke you  there, 88,5-9463 evos.  QUIET, USABLE WATERFRONT #3762  Over 132 feet on water, 1.26 acros. Quiet rood faces oast on  wator, gentle slope. Oldor 3 bedroom home has charm with new  kitchen bathroom, utility, auto oil furnace. It's homey, lot size  permits subdividing. See on our TV thon vlow In porson. Full  price on approachable $72,000. Potor Smith, 885-9463 oves,  VIEW HOME #3770  Locatod dn Sonvlow Road, Gibsons Vlllago. 2 bodrooms plus  sowing room or don, plus hoatalator flroplaco in living room.  Vlow of Howe Sound and Gibsons Harbour. Full bsmt wllh  finished bodroom and games room. Rumpus room needs to bo  flnlshod. Yours lor only $55,000. For appt. to view, Pal Murphy,  8859487.  2/3 ACRE VIEW LOT #3758  View lot near post office, 2 blocks from beach. Lot is serviced  with sewer and has a lovely view of Gibsons Wharf and Howe  Sound. F.P. $13,000. Pat Murphy, 885-9487.  TRY YOUR OFFER #3751  On this five year old 2 bdrm full basement home Ih Sechelt  Village, On a level corner lot opposite Hackett Park. Walking  distance to schools, shopping and beach. F.P. $42,000. Pat  Murphy, 885-9487.  WEST SECHELT LOT #3653  Large 1/3 acre lot on Norwost Bay Road, Has south sjope with  potential gulf view as the area develops. Hydro, water, phone  andcabloTVon pavod road. Full prlco $12,000 or try your offer.  Don Hoddon, 885-9504 oves.  SEMI WATERFRONT HOME #3748  Delightfully flnlshod 2 bdrm gothic arch homo, new In 72. Woll  insulated lor economy ond comfort with oloc furnace. Vaulted  colling glvos a spacious tooling. Largo sundeck faces water. This  warm ond cozy rotlromont homo Is good value at $32,500, Don,  8059504.  TREED ACREAGE #3767  4,8 acres in natural state, just right for your recreation retreat or  organic garden. Several building sites. Plenty of firewood. Hydro  available. Easy access from highway. Cash price only $16,500.  To view call Don Hadden, 885-9504 eves.  REAL VALUE  #3771  Charming year-round residence with summer's fun. Within a  stone's throw of Tillicum Bay Marina. Home features 2  bedrooms, all colored appliances in well-appointed kitchen.  Stone fireplace to curl up by. Outside barbeque, corport. Attractlvo and well-cared for garden. Priced to fit your budget at  $34,900. Ann Ibbitson, 886-2542.  IDEAL HOME #3772  For thoso who dislike stairs and basements. This homo sits on  spacious 1/2 acre lot. It features a Swiss motif in the decor.  Approx 1180 sq ft includes 3 beds, living room, large games  room. Clean as a whistle. A most attractive residence. Investigate now. Ann Ibbitson, 886-2542.  FOR THE BUDGET MINDED #3746  $24,500 will get you a home of your own. Lot 50 x 125, woll  troed. Suro boats renting. Ann Ibbitson, 086-2542,-  Sell Your Home  for only  commission  Volume sales give you reduced costs  ��� to list your home call ���  PETER SMITH  885-9463  C.R. GATHERCOLE  886-2785  BOB KENT  885-9461  ANN IBBITSON  886-2542  DON HADDEN  885-9504  JOHN R. GOODWIN  JACK WARN  886-2681  PAT MURPHY  885-9487  LOU GOODWIN  885-2456 yiw  The Peninsula Times  Wednesday, February 16,1977  w park possible  SUNLIGHT   PIERCES   a   darkly   illuminating  woQded     glen     near      Egmont,   forest floor.  small patches of the  ��� Timesphoto  Fj)r people who are interested in the  great outdoors, there's the chance of a  giant new park for B.C. being setup not too  fer away in the Chttcotin.  " Two million acres of land near B.C.  j;.Hy<|ro's    proposed   Homathko    hydro  ' Metric power project are now being  ipdied for a Class A park and planning is  ^eU under way because it began in the  e&fly 1970s.  The area includes many mining  properties and Indian land claims. The  B.C. parks branch has long been interested in such an area because there is  no Class A park between Tweedsmuir in  the north and Garibaldi in the south.  To date only one such park has been  designated in B.C., and that is the Babine  Mountain park announced by the government in September.  Outdoor recreation and conservation  groups have got together in the Outdoor  Recreation Council of B.C. to study the  Chilcotin scheme and last month submitted a report to the provincial government.  In it they recommend that the hydroelectric development of Chilko and Taseko  lakes, part of a proposed $562 million  project by Hydro, be prohibited.  The scheme is not high on Hydro's list  of priorities and comes after sites on the  Peace River, but would involve diverting  water from Chilko and Taseko lakes to a  power plant.  The council recommends in its study of  the proposed park area that the possibility  of upgrading the present forest road from  Pemberton to Williams Lake and the  building of a road from there to Gold  Bridge should be investigated.  It has been proposed  to  the En  vironment and Land Use Committee that  two different reserves be set up in the park  area.  The first would be an 830,000-acre Class  A provincial park taking in most of Chilko  and Taseko lakes. Adjoining the park to  the east would be a 860,000 acre "integrated management unit" in which the  natural values would be protected but  existing industry such as mining would be  allowed to continue "where compatible."  The reserve would include a wilderness  core at the head of Tyaughton, Big and  Relay creeks.  The council also recommends that an  extensive trail stystem for horseback  riding, backpacking, ski-touring and snow-  mobiling be developed in this unit.  In its brief, the council describes the  proposed park area about 60 miles south  west of Williams Lake as a region of great  recreation potential.  "It is capable of accommodating  virtually the entire spectrum of winter and  summer recreational pursuits," it states.  'Its broad U-shaped valley make it a  benign wilderness. Its relatively low  snowfall results in an early melt, thereby  opening the area for recreational use early  in the summer.  "The fisheries resource in this part of  the Chilcotin is excellent. Wildlife in the  region is both varied and numerous. Small  mammals and numerous bird species are  extremely plentiful and among the many  abundant big game animals to be found  are moose, mule deer, mountain goat,  grizzly, black bear, cougar, lynx and  wolves."  When your Heart Fund volunteer calls  . . - give. Save your ever-loving heart.  L  K. BUTLER REALTY LTD.  1538 Gower Point Rd. Ph. 886-2000  COUNTDOWN  12 working days left���renew now  Personalized Service  A FREE wallet type folder for your Certificate of Insurance &  Registration Form to early customers.  DISCOUNT FOR SAFE DRIVERS  anderson  REALTY LTD.  885-3211  * Doug Joyce  885-2761  ' Stan Anderson  685-2365  * Jack Anderson  885-2053  ' George Townsend  885-3345  FREE REAL ESTATE CATALOGUE  Poit Office Box 1219. Sechelt  toll fi���� 684-8016  memo to advertisers  SANDY HOOK: Immediate possession.  Full basement, 3 bedroom home on a  beautiful view lot. Large sundeck and a  carport. Try your offer to $48,700.  43ZA8I  SELMA PARK: 12x48' 2 bedroom  mobile home. Cement block foundation  and a skin coat. View of Trail Bay and  Vancouver Island. 1/2 down. FP  $26,000.  SECHELT VILLAGE: 1 1/2 blocks from the  mall. 60x120' lot with cozy one  bedroom home. Try your offer to  $31,500.  DAVIS BAY: Handyman's special I 3  bdrm home on a large view lot. A good  buy at $35,000.  SECHELT VILLAGE: A vory tidy 2 bdrm  full basement home. Walk to shopping.  Priced to sell at $44,250.  CONFUSED?  Sometimes It Is difficult to find your way through all tho claims nnd counterclaims of advertising modla.  But there is ono no-nonsense report thnt tolls It exactly llko it Is���not like wo  (or anyono olso) dreams it to bo.  Thai's tho report of tho Audit Buroau ol Circulations, an ndvortlsor controlled  circulation fact-finding nnd fact-reporting organization.  Next time you quoatlon a circulation claim, just ask to soo proof���tho ABC  roport.  '.'Am  LET US DO YOUR  HOMEWORK FOR YOU  �����  And that'a a fact, for auro.  TheP  HE TENINSULA  /<tineb  1 ��� ��M  Tha Audit Bureau ol Circulation* la ��� Ml (-regulatory association of over 4,000 ad-     *  vortlBors, advertlolno nooncloa, and publlahora, and l�� recognized na a buraau ot  atandarda tor tha print modla Industry. ���,  U %.h The Peninsula%��^  Section C Wednesday, February 16,1977 . Pages 1-4  Trustees weighing proposed  guide for leaves of absence  In response to a public furor which  erupted last November when Sechelt  school trustees denied short leaves of  absence to three local teachers who  wanted to participate in a B.C. rugby tour  to Hawaii, the following proposals have  been suggested by the school board  management committee and will be  discussed at the trustees' February 24  meeting.  Requests for leave of absence, without  pay, for a period in excess of three months,  but hot exceeding one school year,\ are  subject to approval by the Board of School  Trustees.  In considering such requests the board  will apply the following guidelines:  1. All such requests must be made in  writing.  2. A minimum of four years of con-.  tinuous   teaching   service    must   immediately preceed the period of leave.  3. The purpose of the leave must be of  obvious advantage to the the instructional  well being of the school district.  4. The board must be assured that a  Sechelt School  District calendar  1977  Sept. 5 ��� Labour' Day (statutory  holiday), Sept. 6 ��� Public schools open for  the year 1977-78, Oct. 10 ��� Thanksgiving  Day (statutory holiday), Nov. 11 ���  Remembrance Day (statutory holiday),  Dec. 21 ��� Schools close for Christmas  vacation, Dec. 22 to Jan. 2 ��� Christmas  vacation.  1978  Jan. 3 ��� Public schools re-open, March  23 ��� Public schools close for spring  vacation, March 24 ��� Good Friday  (statutory holiday), March 27 to March 31  ��� Spring vacation (includes Easter  Monday, (statutory holiday), April 3 ���  Public schools re-open, May 22 ��� Victoria  Day and Queen's Birthday (statutory  holiday), June 30 ��� Public Schools close  for the 1977-78 school year (Public schools  will re-open for the 1978-79 school year on  Tuesday, September 5).  suitable replacement can be obtained.  5. Not more than five per cent of the  district teaching staff will be granted  leave concurrently.  6. Such other factors as may become  apparent at the time of consideration.  Applications will be considered by the  board at the first regular board meeting in  the month of May.  The school board plans to consult with  the Sechelt Teacher's Association before  drawing final guidelines for temporary  leaves of absence.   ���  Apply now for  Timber Days  The Timber Days Committee is urging  all persons who want space or. booths for  this year's event, scheduled for May 22-21!,  to apply now in order to obtain the best  locations. Deadline for applications is  March 7.  Public relations chairman Marie  Hoffar noted that the committee has taken  steps to make this year's event more  profitable for participants.  A plea was issued at the February 7  meeting of the committee for some ladies  to put on a tea garden and for someone to  put on a baron beef, bingo and other fund-  raising events.  Robert Allen, co-chairman of the coordinating committee, reported success in  arranging for better lighting and additional wiring at the Hackett Park site.  Also, the grounds are in better shape, he  said, and participants have been  requested to keep horses and cars off the  recently seeded turf.  Treasurer Jake Friesen was heartened  ' by an early payment for the celebration  from the International Order of Foresters,  represented by Bruce Walks and Bill  Hughes. They also donated a cup for the  loggers sports.  Ken Nelson, who helped the Canadian  Chopping Team place third in the recent  International Loggers Sports held in  Spain, agreed to be master of ceremonies.  Applications for space at the event  should be submitted to Sechelt Timber  days (1977), Co-ordinating Committee,  Box 1333, Sechelt.  THE FINAL ARCHITECT'S design  for the new Pender Harbour Secondary school was displayed at last  week's school board meeting. If local  residents have their say the building  will also house the Peninsula's only  swimming pool. At the front door  stand two N totem poles, currently  being carved by the school's pupils.  Hit and run  receives  jail term  Gordon Davie's past finally caught up  with him last week and he lost seven  months of his future in the encounter.  Davie, 23, of Sechelt disappeared four  years ago after failing to appear for a  court hearing. Last week he was fined and  sentenced to a jail term by provincial  court judge Ian Walker for two separate  offenses.  Davie, was involved in a hit and run  accident in July 1973, but instead of appearing for his trial fled to Hawaii. He  returned to the Peninsula late last year  and went to work for a logging camp in  Claholme Falls. He was subsequently  charged there taking a motor vehicle  without the owner's consent.  Davie, who has previous narcotic and  theft convictions, was told by Judge  Walker thSt his "extremely long record"  must be taken into account when sentencing. The judge also noted the man had  a drinking problem and that he was  "skirting disaster by drinking at all."  Davie was fined $300 for the 1973 hit and  run incident. Saying his failure to appear  to answer that charge was "most  reprehensible," Judge Walker imposed a  one month jail term-and then added a  further six months for taking the motor  vehicle without permission.  ���  Wrinkle in Cameo trade !  OFFICIAL NOTICE  Cameo Lands subdivision developer  Hank Hall thinks he may have found a  wrinkle in the property swap he has  arranged with the Regional District.  Hall last Thursday told the district  planning committee he is concerned that  competitors may be allowed to locate on  the nearby leasehold being negotiated by  the villages of Gibsons and Sechelt.  He said if competitors located on that  property, adjacent to the airport, they  would not have to buy their land and could  tie into the municipal water system  without having to contribute to bringing in  a water line, as Hall is doing.  This would give them a competitive  advantage, he said.  Several committee members reacted  with surprise to the suggestion that the  villages might use the lease for other than  airport related purposes. Director Peter,  Hosemberg said he had heard nothing of  such a plan, and Director Jim.Metzler,  who is also a Gibsons alderman, told Hall,  A TUGBOAT is carried churningly  Uirough Skookumchuck Narrows by  the outgoing tide. The Regional  District planning committee last  week approved a resolution asking  that the area be made a marine  reserve.  Timesphoto  Did you know thnt we have a very  beautifully Illustrated "Hallmark" book  on the "Llfo Of Christ", complemented  with Prose mid Poetry? I^ok at lt  sometime when you nro in the store. ���  Miss Bee's, Sechelt.  PILEDRIVING  WOULD YOU LIKE PILINGS DRIVEN?  (Secret Cove, Pender Harbour, Egmont, Nelson Island)  if so, contact  PETER BENJAFIELD  883-2336  Th* Fisherman's Resort  Garden Bay, B.C  ���Shakes  ���Shingles  ���Tar & Gravel  COMMERCIAL   INDUSTRIAL���RESIDENTIAL  New Roof or Re-Roof  20 YEAR GUARANTEE  BILL BLACK ROOFING  "We only want to lease this area for aircraft tiedowns and what not. We're not  developers."  Pending clarification of the matter, the  committee tabled its scheduled reading of  a zoning by-law for the airport land.  Contacted later by The Times, Sechelt  Alderman Frank Leitner, who has been  active in negotiating the lease with the  Ministry of Transport, said plans now call  for it to be used, "mostly for aviation."  He confirmed that there has been some  discussion about subleasing for light industry, but said, "I don't think (Hall) has  got anything to worry about. There's just  not that much land there."  He estimated that potential light industrial land totalled about six or eight  lots, each 100 foot by 200 foot. But any  decision about such use of the land is "way  down the road," Leitner said.  He said lease negotiations are in  abeyance now pending word from the  Department of Highways concerning  current plans for the relocation route of  Highway 101. That route may pass near  the airport and thus would need to be  considered in the lease negotiation, he  .said. _.  The proposed Cameo hind trade is now  under consideration by the provincial  Ministry of the Envirnoment. It involves  20 acres of Cameo land which would be  traded for 20 acres of agricultural reserve  land. The Regional District plans to use its  20 acres as part of a recreational park  along Chapman Creek. Hall will use his  land for an industrial park.  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  Government Wharf at Madeira Park  This is to advise thai Mr. A.H. Jesberger has been appointed wharfinger for the  Government Wharf at Madeira Park, Hospital Bay, Whiskey Slough and Irvines  Landing. He is now responsible for the operation, administration and management  of these facilities and is authorized to collect berthage in accordance with rates and  procedures as set out in the Government Harbours and Piers Act and the Government Wharves Regulations.  The appointment of Mr. A.H. Jesberger as wharfinger is effective as of February 10,  1977.  G.S.Wallace  A/Operations Officer  Small Craft Harbours Branch  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  44  Box 281, Gibson?  885-3320, 886-7320  SHOP AROUND  ALL rasp's  HIUU1  1  CREATED  EQUAL!"  "Registered Kctircmcnt Savings Plans iin\ fj[ * {���  appear to have similar benefits, but the >    j y S  can also include hidden costs that will  cut your return.  I've shopped around and found  rhe B.C. Onrr.il Credit Union  UKS.' one of the best. Slop in at  your nearest participat ing credit  union and check out these facts  for yourself:  ��� Contributions are deductible  from taxable income (within  government regulations)  ��� A high rale of interest return -  not subject to income tax  while in the RRSI*  ��� No front-end load  ��� No start-up charge  ��� No withdrawal charges  ��� No interest penalty  ��� No lock-in clause  Both the B.C. Central Credit Union  Registered Retirement Savings I'lan  and Registered Home Ownership  Savings I'lan are great ways to save for your  future. But act now. The deadline for contributions Is Tucsduy, March 1st."  #B.C Central CREDIT UNION  Now available to mrmbrrs at all participating credit unions.  <n.<   ( mtul < irat��t I'ni.in, innirr o( R <    ( rnn��J Kni.rni.-nl *Mnn|;'. I'l-rii  Sunshine On; isi Om Child psychology  course is offered  A course in the Psychology of Early  Childhood will be offered to the public  beginning February 28 at Elphinstone  Secondary School.  The 52 hour, college level course is  being offered for the third year by  Elisabeth Brown. It is designed by the  Department of Health as part of the  training program for preschool or day  care supervisors but also may be useful to  parents and others working with children.  The course deals with the growth and  development of the child from conception  through preschool years. Emphasis is  placed on the genetic and enviornmental  factors which influence the child's  physical, intellectual, emotional and  social development. It concludes the study  of behavioral research.  The fee for the course is $35. It will be  offered in Portable 3 at Elphinstone every  Monday arid Thursday from 6 to 10 p.m.  ��� For further information, contact Mrs.  Brown at 886-9555. Registration for the  course if through Coordinator Karin  Hoemberg, 885-3512, Centre for Continuing  Education, Box 6, Sechelt.  PageGfc  The Peninsula limes  Wednesday, February 16,1977  CAUGHT IN TRANSIT, a giant tire  belonging to sometime called a Seven  Forty Loader is parked outside the  Times office. It was on its way back to  Jervis Inlet after suffering a blowout.  With the kind of pressure it must be  under, can you blame it?  ��� Timesphoto  From Pender's Portables  Despite the temporary difficulties of  working in portable classrooms with insufficient equipment, Pender Harbour  Secondary students are maintaining high  scholastic averages.  Principal Frank Holmes told the  February 10 meeting of the schooj trustees  that during the fall semester 30 per cent of  the Grade 12 class had a first class  average. Fifty-five per cent of the class  were second class honour students, he  said.   '���'  In the same semester, the Grade ll's  achieved a 15 per cent first class rate and a  47 per cent second class standard.  The Grade 10's had the lowest rate in the  school with only four per cent having a  first class average and 11 per cent with  second class marks.  In Grade 9, 20 per cent were first class,  students and another 25 per cent had  reached the second class level.  Twelve per cent of the Grade 8 class  had first class marks and 45 per cent of the  students had second class averages.  First and second class grades are  based on class grades and on the pupil's  attendance rate during the semester,  Holmes said. Trustees also were told that  five Grade 12 students from the school had  recently taken the provincial scholarship  exams.  Supt John Denley said this was a  remarkable achievement for the students  considering the problems resulting at  Pender Harbour from the school fire last  September.  ".'''���' -i  PeanUtS By Charles Schulz  FEBBUARViS HEART MONTH  WELCOME -YOUR HEART  RJNP VOLUNTEER.  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'''���''���������.������  Hcilf rnoon Bay Happenings  Canary Island holiday  Bill Md Evelyn Pallant of Halfmoon  Bay decided to kill two birds with one  stone ��� spend Christmas with relatives in  England and enjoy a holiday in one of the  famous sun-spots of the Atlantic, the  Canary Islands, off the north-west coast of  Africa.  Christmas with their relatives at Seven  Kings, Essex, proved to be very much like  being home in B.C. with their family. The  pleasure of a family get-together and the  hospitality far outweighed such disadvantages as lack of central heating in  some of the homes, and they enjoyed the  simple pleasures like roasting chestnuts  by the open fire and popping corn. If they  found the English houses cold, it was lucky  they left immediately after Christmas for  no sooner were they on their way to the  Canary Islands than England had her  coldest spell in thirteen years.  They had one setback right at the start  of their trip. While staying at a London  hotel before they headed south, they  returned to their room after a visit to find  both their grips missing. After a frantic  search, the grips turned up in a cubbyhole  on the reception floor. The only things  missing were a bottle of whiskey and some  cigarettes.  At Southampton they boarded the  Spanish ship "Toledo" together with a  number of English and French  passengers, but at Vigo, on the northwest  corner of Spain, they took aboard 150  Spaniards. They first headed for Madeira,  a lovely island famous for its wines. The  Pallants who are used to boats, weathered  the rough trip better than many of the  other passengers.  They cruised south for a week before  reaching the Canary Islands, a volcanic  group belonging to Spain. The islands are  bold and picturesque in outline with  snowcapped mountains rising to altitudes  of 12,000 feet with sub-tropical vegetation.  Crops are sugar cane, tobacco, coffee,  oranges and vegetables. yThe islands export vast quantities of early potatoes and  tomatoes to British and continental  markets. Tropical flowers bloomed  everywhere and the poinsettias were as  large as dinner plates. All the work is done  manually.  There were stops, with tours ashore at  Palma and Teneriffe and the passengers  spent a week at Maspalomas on the  Southern end of Gran Canaria Island. This  they found to be a fast developing tourist  centre, with fine hotels, small supermarkets and many tourist stores, very  largely backed by German capital. Their  hotel overlooked the Playa de Inglis,.  where miles of white sand stretched away  into sand dunes, a popular playground for  hundreds of nudists, many of whom are  middle-aged.  The temperature ranged between 65  and 75 degrees F., cooling off in the late  afternoon and evening. Gran Canada's  rainfall is six inches a year and consequently distilled salt water has to be  used for most domestic purposes. The  water bothered Evelyn who didn't enjoy  her salty tea, but it was no problem for  Bill, who wondered who needed water  when 80 per cent proof whiskey was so  cheap!  The Pallants had hoped for a trip to  Dakar in West Africa but there was a hitch  in the plans. They expressed the opinion  that the Spanish agent who was to have  arranged the Dakar trip was not as smart  as Jan, who had planned their Canary  Island cruise.  For the return curise, they boarded the  "Toledo's" sister ship "Granada" for  Liverpool and they had an English senior  citizen's group aboard. They found that  senior citizens in England receive many  privileges such as reduced rates for tours  find free transit in "many parts of the  country.  The food on board was excellent and  very tasty, though not hot like Mexican  food.  Ori their arrival in Liverpool, the  Pallants journeyed south to Essex for  another visit with their relatives and then  visited friends who have a hotel at San-  down in the Isle of Wight. They were  charmed with the old-world atmosphere of  this small island and found its climate  pleasant, even in winter. Bill, who normally thinks there is no place in the world  like Halfmoon Bay, is talking of buying a  farm there if ever he wins a million dollar  lottery. The island is a popular tourist  resort with many hotels.  In spite of the much discussed poverty  of England, the pubs, says Bill, are all full.  You stand so closely packed together that  he claims you don't know if you .are  drinking your own glass or the other  fellow's, but he liked the genial atmosphere and friendliness of the English  pub.  The flight back was beautiful. They left  England in the evening and followed the  sunset for three-quarters of the flight. It  was light enough to see the country spread  out below them for most of the trip, and  they were happy to be heading back home.  It seems most Sunshine Coasters have  this feeling of nostalgia as they head back  for home after even the most exciting trip.  There is a quickening of the pulse as the  ferry slips into the dock at Langdale and a  lightening of the heart as the car or bus  speeds along Highway 101 toward that spot  where we have put down such deep roots.  Even when the Pallants found that a pack-  rat had taken up residence during their  absence, they agreed that there is no place  like home.  A former pioneer resident of Halfmoon  Bay, Mrs. Grace Curran, died in Kelowna  on February 7 in her 89th year. She was  born in Norfolk County, Ontario, the tenth  generation of the famous Tupper family  which arrived in America in 1634,14 years  after the Pilgram Fathers had arrived in  the Mayflower.  As a young woman, she lived in Vancouver and worked for Customs and  Excise. After her marriage to Ed Curran,  they spent 17 years at Ocean Falls where  they both worked for Pacific Mills, Grace  as a bookkeeper and Ed as an electrician.  Following their retirement in 1936, they  lived for 33 years in Halfmoon Bay, enjoying the love and respect of all who knew  them. In 1969 they moved to Kelowna to  stay in a rest home operated by their old  friend and neighbour, Mrs. Viola Beasley.  Ed Curran died in hospital there in April  1970.  Both Grace Curran and her husband  were true pioneers who were honoured at a  luncheon at Ole's Cove (now Lord Jim's)  during the Centennial celebrations of 1967.  Ed Curran also came of a family of  pioneers. Born in Winnipeg, he was  brought to the West Coast by his family in  1882, travelling in a convoy of 25 immigrant wagons and camping at nights in  circle formation as a protection against  Indian attack. The convoy travelled by the  Oregon Trail, and the Curran family  settled in Oregon for a few years. They  crossed into Canada in 1886 in time to see  the arrival of the first CPR train on the  Pacific coast.  A social evening planned at the  Welcome Beach Hall for Saturday,  February 19, will take the form of a Do-as-  you-please night. Cards are available but  bring your own cribbage boards, chess  sets, Scrabble or what you will.  A reminder that ticket holders for the  NDP pot luck supper on Sunday at 6:30  p.m. should bring their own dishes and  cutlery and that donations for the bake  auction would be appreciated. If there are  any tickets unsold by February 20, they  will be available at the door.  And lest we be accused of bias, it must  be reported that after two defeats at  carpet bowling, the men's team had their  revenge on Monday, February 7, beating  the ladies in both games with a score of 22  points to 11. Next Monday, February 21, at  1:30 p.m. the club will host carpet bowlers  from the Sechelt Senior Citizens'  Association for a friendly game, so all  players are urged to be present.  Have you yet signed the petition for a  piece of land for an athletic field? Members of the Halfmoon Bay Recreation  Commission are doing a house-to-house  campaign for signatures, so if you have  been away or have been missed for any  reason, please telephone Peggy North at  8(15-2481. We have been asked to make  clear ���tfiat-the'-piece-of land which the  Recreation Commission hopes to get for an  athletic field is not part of the Welcome  Beach watershed, though it is part of the  Adventure film at Twilight  Rousing adventure set in the post-Civil  War period and lots of lively comedy  combine to make "Treasure of  Matecumbe" one of the best all-around  Walt Disney productions in some time.  The film runs February 17 -19 at the  Twilight Theatre.  An excellent cast is headed by Joan  Hackett, who just about steals the picture  with her portrayal of the resourceful  heroine. This is no mean feat, considering  she's up against Peter Ustinov, a noted  stealer of scenes, as a medicine man;  handsome Robert Foxworth as the rugged  hero, and villainous Vic Morrow.  The film is shot against a background  of Kentucky, Northern California and the  Florida Everglades. A really impressive  hurricane and tidal wave sequence brings  the adventure to a climax.  "Treasure of Matecumbe" is rated for  general viewing.  Following that film at the Twilight is  "Death Weekend," which plays February  20-22. The film is rated restricted and  carries the warning of brutal violence and  coarse language throughout.  ���by Mary Tinkley  land adjoining it! The watershed is now in  the process of being transferred to the  Regional Board to be preserved as a  wilderness park.  New owners of the Radcliffe home at  Redrooffs are Bob and Pam Brodgesell  who have been renting the Rafael house at  Seacrest for the past few months. Glenys  Radcliffe and her daughter, Tara, have  moved to Coquitlam.  Bob and Jean Trousdell have returned  home after a holiday in Hawaii. They  spent a week in Waikiki at their favourite  spot near Diamond Head and then flew to  Maui for another week, staying at Lahaina  and renting a car. They drove across the  island to Hana on the east coast and visited  Charles Lindber.gh's grave ��� a simple,  unpretentious memorial in an old churchyard.  One morning they left their hotel at 3:45  a.m. to make the two-hour drive up the  10,000-foot Haleakala mountain, the  largest extinct volcano in the world. It is 20  miles around and 2,720 feet deep. The  weather was good throughout their  holiday,, but warmer in Maui than in  Waikiki. On the whole they were rather  disappointed in Maui, where, they report,  many of the beaches were dirty.  Planning some interesting trips now he  has retired from the C&S Hardware Store,  Bill Swain has just returned from a  holiday in California, accompanied by his'  wife Mildred and Mildred's brother and  sister-in-law, Ernest and Virginia  McAllister of Sechelt. The Swains drove to  San Francisco to the home of a niece,  where the McAllisters had already been  spending Christmas. .  The four of them enjoyed a visit to  Disneyland and visited cousins at  Vacaville, east of San Francisco, who took  them to dinner at the Travis Air Force  Base which was an interesting experience.  They spent a week at Desert Hot Springs  and returned home by way of Las Vegas  where they tried their luck at the casinos  without too much success.  They enjoyed beautiful weather  throughout the trip. Since the Swain's  return home, they had a short visit from  Mrs. Swain's cousin, Gordon Low of s  ��� Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, who was on his  way home after a trip to Sydney,  Australia.  Pre-school course  in Wilson Creek  A program about pre-schoolers,  organized by the Wilson Creek Community  Association, will begin this month.  Workshops for the sharing of skills and  ideas, films, guest speakers and  discussion groups for the airing of  frustrations���- and --the- working -out of  common problems are all in the works.  The program is directed at two groups:  parents of pre-schoolers and those giving  care.  The Wilson Creek project is designed to  give these people a bit more confidence, to  give them some fresh ideas for activities,  games and songs and to enable them to  meet each other to discuss common  problems.  The workshops will be free of charge  and child care will be provided. For further information, call Donna Shugar, 885  2721 or 885-5006.  Scout-Guide  events  SCOUT AND GUIDE THINKING DAY  Hunechin and Elphinstone Brownies  and Guides will join with the Beavers,  Cubs and Scouts of the Sunshine Coast  District on Sunday, Feb. 20, at 2 p.m. in the  Royal Canadian Legion, Sechelt.  Weather permitting, the parade will  move off from the Trail Bay Mall; This is  the start of Guide and Scout Week which  commemorates the birthdays of Lord and  Lady Baden Powell.  Beautify your  neighbourhood.  Get out on the street  Take a walk'.  mmnkW  pamicipaamnk  Walk a Hock/Today.  JOHN'S  LANDSCAPING  ��� Instant lawns or Seeded  ":��� Lawn and Garden  Maintenance  ���  ���-Complete concrete  and  stone work  ���Tree pruning  ��� Screened Topsoil  ~ Bark mulch and shrubbery  ---Complete line of fencing!  886-7152  NORTHWEST TRAVEL LTD.  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Warning: Brutal violence and  coarse language throughout.  BRENQAVACCARO  il ifeut. HtiMMn  RESTRICTED  Coming Thursday, Feb. 24th  OUTLAW JOSEY WALES  MM  Fob. 19  Pob. 21  Fob. 27  Mar. 5  Date Pad  Rummage Solo. Egmont Community Hall, 2 pm  7:30 pm, Pender Harbour Sonlor Citizens Branch 00 Mooting, Loglon Hall,  Madolra Park.  Sumhlno Coait Flguro Skating Carnival In Iho arona, two performances,  1:30 ��, 7 pm  Lyn Vernon In Recital, 0 pm, Elphlnttone High School.  IVIRY lHUHSr.AY  fVtRY FRIDAY  IVIRY   MONDAY  WRY MONDAY  IVIRY  HIISDAY  Pondor llnibout Community Club Mngo, Community Hnll,  Madolra Pnrk  000 pm, Bingo Pondor Harbour Community Holl.  Glbiom   TOPS' mooting at Public Hoalth Contro. I ;30 3;00pm  1 pnvitpm. Olb��on�� United Chutch Women'* Thrllt Shop.  S��< holt Totem Club Dingo, Retorvo Hall, 11:00 p.m.. Fverynno  Welcome.  I.lphlmtone   Now   llorljona  group  regular   mootlno,  Robert* Goek Community Hnll, I .lOp.m, llul monllnfi Sept. 20,  (input l.owllng Socholl Senior allien'* Hnll      1 :.10 4 pm  II pm. Al Anon, St. Aldon* Hall at Roboit* Crook.  fVIRY 3RD TllfSDAY       Gonoral Mooting ot Selma Pork Community Contro.  Community Hotl   800 p.m.  I.VIRY 3RD WLUNISOAY        Robert* Creek Community A**oc. Roberta Creek Hall, I) pm  WRY 2ND WFDNfSDAY    ..pm. Chamber ol Commerce Fxer Mootlno, Dank ol Montreal, Socholt  FVFRY IHI WFDNfSDAY       Ponder Harbour Areo A Health Clink Auxlllniy,  Old Fireball,   / 30 prn  IVFKY WIDMFSDAY        Sonloi   allien* Doming,   I 30 p.ni.,  Sonlor   Cltl/nna Hull  1ST  WFDNFSDAY OF MONTH Ilmbor I rail* Rl.tlr-9 Club meeting, fl pm, Wllion Crook  Rod A Gun Club  Mor. 17 Hallmoon Bay Hotplto.1 Auxiliary to  St. Mnry't Hoipltcil will be holding o Bo/oar,  lea, Home Unking, Itolllo, White Elephant  table, Rook*. Juwoliy, Plant*, Handy,roll*  and Ion Cup reading. Th.irtc.oy, 1:30 until  4;00 p.m. Welcome Beach  Community Holl ��� Redrooll* Rd.  5    AREA "A" PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOCIATION  SB (over 460 members and still growing)  NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING  Madeira Park Legion Hall ��� 2 p.m., February 27th  ELECTION OF FOUR NEW DIRECTORS  1977 memberships ($2.00) are now due. Help your executive and save your secretary a lot  of work by mailing yours in now. Don't delay lest you forget. The costs are low and the  stakes are high! Support your committee with your presence. Bring your ideas and a new  member to this important meeting. Leave your politics at home! We're non-political!  GET INVOLVED FOR YOUR OWN BENEFIT!  (An active community is a healthy one.)  The following quote is from a company introduction, in which the former S.C.R.D. chief  community planner is Involved and whose )ob it is "to expedite plans to approval". This  statement should convince the average property owner that they are affected, like it or  lump it, and should support the Area "A" Property Owners Association, the largest per  capita organization of its kind in all of B.C.  "Successful development of land has, over the years, become an increasingly  difficult and lengthy task." (This must also include building and improvements.)  "The prime reason for this is that projects . . . must include compliance with  governmental regulations of ever increasing complexity. The achievement of  official approvals of projects is now often the major problem ... We believe that  the shift in emphasis has been insufficiently recognized. The result is inadequate  understanding of government and its policies, leading to much frustration for all  parties concerned."  I couldn't have said it better. Lloyd Davis, President  Mailing Address  *������?*��� Area "A'' Pr��Per*V Owners Association  Remember February 27th Mrs. Irene Boyd, Secretary  Madeira Park, B.C. ,&M'!h��?  Page O 4  The Peninsula Times  Wednesday, February 16,1977  Happenings around the Harbour  PROUD GRANPARENTS  Mr. and Mrs. Jack Heidema of Madeira  Park have been hoping that some day they  would have a grandson to carry on the  family name. Son Jim and Bonnie  Heidema of Winnipeg phoned them at 2:15  a.m. to let them know their wish was  granted. Grandson Paul James Heidema  was delivered by his father who is training  to be a nurse practitioner.  HOMEMAKERS  Mrs. Sue Kammerle, who is in charge  of the Homemakers in this area, said she  has a very reliable and capable women,  including one lady who has done extensive  nursing with the elderly. These people are  trained to help those who are confined to  bed or who have just returned from the  hospital and are not able to cope with their  household, Anyone needing such help  please phone 883-2540.  PENDER     HARBOUR     COMMUNITY  CLUB  The Pender Harbour Community Club  will continue to operate. At the emergency  meeting last Monday night there were  enough people present to voice the  opinions in favor of the club���a good thing  as some were seriously in favor of locking  the doors and disposing of the assets.  Many local folks showed a lack of interest  last year, especially with regard to attending meetings.  The executive for 1977 is: Pres. Scotty  Mclntyre; Vice Pres. Frank Gough;  Secretary Mrs. Porter; Treas. Jock  Hermon; Custodian Wendy Haddock;  Bingo Committee, June and Mike  Cashaback and Les Hewitt; Membership,  Kay White; Bldg. Committee, Jack  Heidema; Publicity, Doris Edwardson.  The Community Club would like to have  two students from the Secondary School  Students Council on the Executive, so they  may send a letter in regard to this matter.  ROQAL CANADIAN LEGION BR 112  The Third Annual Burns Night Supper  at the Royal Canadian Legion Br. 112 was  a piping success. President Dave Pritchard opened the celebration by  welcoming the guests. The Selkirk Grace  was given by J. Logan. The Haggis was  piped in by John Werb and was gently  carried in by John Kobinson. Mr. John  Ix)gan addrcs.sed the Haggis, speaking in  Gaelic at times and it was very well said.  Then everyone proceeded to dine on the  "Great Chieftain of the Pudding Race, The  Haggis." The Toast to Her Majesty the  Queen was given by D. Pritchard, Toast to  the Immortal Memory by Mr. John  Robinson, Mr. Joe McCann sang "The Star  of Robbie Rums," accompanied on the  piano by Mrs. Caryl Cameron. The Toast  to Canada was given by Mr. It, Keen,  Toast to Scotland by Mr. D. Cameron,  Toast to the Lassies given by Mr. Pat  Paterson, Br. 171 Udy.sn.ith, B.C.. Mr.  Joe McCann sang another solo "My  Bonnie." Response to the Toast to the  Uassles given by Doris Edwardson, Toast  to the guests by Mr. Dave Pritchard.  A vote of thanks was given by John  Ugan Br. Ill The K��i.lu.U Pipe Band  entertained the guests after the supper  and also later in the evening. The  "Whiskey Jacks" provided the dance  music.  VALENTINES DANCE  There will Ih; a Valentines Dance at the  Royal Canadian l-cgion Br. 112 on  .Saturday, February li), with music by our  local Harbour Lights.  Doris Edwardson 883-2308  IN HOSPITAL  Beverly Divall is in St. Paul's Hospital.  Rbbbi Peters is also in thehospital. Logger  Jack Rouse is in St. Mary's and has been  there for a week now. Joe Hodgson is home  again and Myrtle Myers had an unfortunate accident in her home and broke  her knee cap. She is not in the hospital, as  at that time the hospital had no beds  available.  PENDER HARBOUR  AND  DISTRICT  HEALTH CENTRE SOCIETY  The Charter members group and their  associates of the P.H. & District Health  Centre Society wish to thank all who  purchased tickets for their recent raffle. A  vote of thanks from the society goes to Diet  Anderson, April Edwardson, Elaine,  Maureen and Johnny Griffiths, Debbie  Haase, Holiday Market, Kay White and Vi  Tyner and Marie Reid for helping to sell  tickets. Winners were: oil painting, Corrie  Penson; afghan, Ray Mair. and rag doll,  Doug Orr. About $300 was raised for the  clinic.  BUDDING REMBRANDTS  The Pender Harbour Dabblers have  some of their paintings hanging in the P.H.  Health Clinic. These are for sale if anyone  is interested or takes a fancy to one. Some  of these dabblers have been painting over  a period of years and have pictures worth  taking a peek at.  OPEN DART TOURNAMENT  On Saturday, February 19, there will be  an Open Dart Tournament at the Royal  Canadian Legion Br. 112 Madeira Park.  There will be players coming from Powell  River, Sechelt, Gibsons and Pender  Harbour. Non-members are welcome for  this event. Registration will be from 12 to  12:30 p.m. Starting time is at 1 p.m. sharp.  In the evening there is a dance at the  Legion featuring the Harbour Lights.  JOCK BACHOP  Jock will be in the General Hospital for  several weeks. The reason for this is that  he is run down from his illness and the  doctors are going to build his strength up  by special diets.  NOWS  THE  TIME  TO BUCKII  DOWN!  BACK EAST you can always tell how  bad the weather is by the amount of  snow on the ground. Out west a sure  sign of winter is white surf on usually  placid Davis Bay.       ��� Timesphoto  From the pulpit  By PASTOR GERRY FOSTER  Last week we noted that the era in  which we are living is described in the  Bible as one that has turned away from  God. And we ended by asking the question,  'Does it matter that you have turned away  from God?' This question is answered for  us in the same chapter of the Bible that we  made reference to in last week's column.  The answer comes to us in these words:  "The wrath of God is being revealed from  heaven against all the godlessness and  wickedness of men who suppress the truth  by their wickedness." The wrath of God  hangs over a generation of "knew God"  but has deliberately buried the truth and,  in fact, has "exchanged the truth of God  for a lie."  It is a serious thing to be under the  judgment of the living God. This is a moral  universe and there are such things as  absolutes. God is holy and His character is  the law of the universe. Therefore we have  'real moral guilt', not just psychological  guilt feelings.  Now you may deny the existence of a  personal-infinite God but if you do you .are  saying there is no absolute. But this would  be inconsistent with your own thinking, for  you, along with everyone else, need  something by which to judge. Or you may  say that man is not significant, that he is  only a machine and his actions are not his  own. In this case man is not responsible  and cannot be justly judged. But do you  really believe that you are nothing but a  big zero?  Because there is an absolute and  because you as an individual are  responsible for your actions, the wrath of  God is to be taken seriously. As the Bible  says, "You are without excuse,"  _  KEEP  B.C.    WATERS  CLE A  ATTEND  THE    CHURCH  OF YOUR CHOICE  SALVATION CHAPEL  CAMP SUNRISE, HOPKINS  Sundays at 2 p.m.  ��� all welcome ���  886-9432  ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH  Rvv. T. Nicholson. Pastos  TIME5 OF SUNDAY MASS  0:00 p.m. .Sat. eve. nt aSt. Mary's Gibsons  8:30 n.m. Our Udy of Lourdcs, on the  .Sechelt indlnn Reserve  10:00 n.m.  nt The Holy Family Church ln  Secholt  12 noon at .St. Mnry's Church In Gibsons  UNITED CHURCH  R��v. Arin*tt* M. Reinhardt  886-2333  9:30 a.m -- St. John's WUson Crook  II il 5 a.m. ��� Gibsons  olllco hourt lor appointment*:  Turn.      I OO p.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Wod.    < 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Fri. 9:30 to 12:30  SUNSIIINK COAST  GOSPPJ, CHURCH  Davis 11 ay Uoiwi ttt ArUutuk  I .mis Buy  Sunday School K).(K) i\,m,  MtuniiiK S��-tvke  ll:ISn in.  l.vrnliiK Service 7:00 p.m  Wed. Prayer nnd Uililc Study  Phone B8&-2MIO  "iKin ilfiKimin.ilion"  St. Hilda's Anglican  Church, Sechelt  Services every Sunday  fl;30andl0/i.in.  Sunday School 10 a.m.  Mnrirtrn Pnrk, Legion Hnll  Service l��t nnd .'ltdSundays, 2 p.m.  Tin. Ki'v. M.J. (ioilkin.  CHRISTIAN SCIENCE  Services and Sunday School nre held  cncluSunday at 11:15 a.m. InSt. John's  United Church, Duyjs Bay.  Wed. Rvv. Testimony 7:30 p.m.  All Welcome  Phone I1B5-.1157 or 080-7882.  hi:tiii:l baptist church  HH6-7449  Mermaid nnd Trail. Sechelt  Sunday School - 'M-Sa.m.  Morninn  Worship Service,   ILLS n.m.  Wed. 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KRISPIES12.2    98  Westinghouse 40W, 60W, 100W  LIGHT BULBS  soft white   69  Kal Kan  DOG FOOD  14 oz...   33'  Delta  LONG GRAIN  M -A  RICE 4 ibs        '1.69  1  Rupert*Frozen Cod  FISH 'n CHIPS  30 oz   $1.35  DAIRY SPECIALS  BAKERY SPECIALS  Dairyland  COTTAGE  CHEESE     500 g  Dairyland*Swiss Style,  Fruit or Plain  YOGURT  SOO g   65  55  Brown or White  CRUSH ROLLS  doz   59  CHOCOLATE  CREAM ROLL    ice  ea.  75  Prices Effective:  Thurs., Feb. 17th  thru Sat, Feb. 19th  Phone 885-2025  885-9823 ��� Bakory  885-9812 ��� M��at D.pt.  WE RESERVE THE RIGHT  TO LIMIT QUANTITIES

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