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 If  TheJPeninsula  s * ,  Serving the Sunshine Coost. (Howe Sound to Jervis Inlet), including Port Mellon, Hopkins Lending, Qranthoms landing, Gibsons, Roberts Creek,  Wilson Creek, Selma Park. Sechelt, Halfmoon Bgy^ Secret Cove. Pender Hrb., Madeira f^ork. Garden Bay. Irvine's Landing; Earls Cove, Egmont  2nd Class Mail .  Registration No. 1142,  Phone  885-3231  Union fi^JHp? Lobe!  18 Pages ��� 15c Copy  LARGEST READERSHIP OP ANY PAPER ON THE SUNSHINE COAST.  Volume 15 ��� No. 51  21  5fT  Wednesday, November 16,1977  Pass and Klassen  by regional board  GRADE 12 art students at Elphin- schbol. Jennifer Waldie, above,  stone Senior Secondary are spending concentrates on her clouds which will  much of November painting giant float just by the main entrance to the  murals on the walls of the Gibsons building. ���Timesphoto  School district  budget shows  A provisional 1978 budget of almost $5.9  million., up 3.8 per cent over the current  year, was approved by Sechelt School  Board Thursday.  If the budget of $5,892,197 remains  essentially the same in mid-February,  when the final budget is adopted, the  school mill rate, will be about 47.75 mills,  an increase oH$ rMa (or. 84 ner cent>  over the currerff, ye3fc>- ".*  Among,the increases in the propose*  budget are salaries (up six per cent),  janitorial costs, utilities, debt services and  secretarial costs.  Seicretary-Treasyrer Roy Mills told the  board that although enrolment has increased by only Jhree over last year, a  slight shift in the school population from  elementary to secondary schools and the  addition of several special education  teachers have increased the number of  "instructional units", on which revenue is  Ada Dawe feted  Sechelt banquet  ,  By PEGGY CONNOR  A scroll penned by the fine hand of  Peter Trappitt read: "On behalf of the  residents of Sechelt and District this work  is designed to honour Ada Dawe whose  long record Of service to the community  has rightly merited for her the distinction  of being named Good Citizen of Sechelt."  This says it in a nutshell and honour Ada  they did as 124 friends, Romans and  politicians attended the 30th banquet of the  Sechelt and District Chamber of Commerce held at the Parthenon Theatre  Restaurant, Saturday, November 12.  It was grand to see so many old friends  present such as Mrs. Nixon who came up  especially from Surrey. Given tho choice  of coming on Thanksgiving or now she  chose to see her friend rewarded.  John Brynelson Senior, who went to  school with Sam Dawe's brothers' at  Strathcona in Vancouver, was also there  reminiscing.  Happy to share the pleasure of this  honour were daughter Mrs. Billie Steele,  grandson Mark and wife Judy and Ada's  sister Jean Whittaker. Her husband,  Henry, was unable to attend but sent his  greetings.  Ada Dawe replied ns she accepted the  scroll presented by President Dick  Proctor "Anything I have done I have  enjoyed doing."  Sechelt Vicinity  Plan is approved  After Intense discussions of. three  controversial development proposals, it  waa almost uncommented on when  regional board director- last Thursday  fcavo final approval to the Sechelt Vicinity  Official Regional Plan.  After almost two years of work, the  plan now becomes the guiding framework  for development and growth In the Sechelt  vicinity. Unlike Official Settlement Plans,  the document does not require approval of  provincial authorities.  A separate study will t>e made of the  Sechelt Village area.  's proposed  10% increase  based, irom 156.6 to 16Q.4.  Copies of the provisio%l budget will he  sent to Gibsons and Sechelt councils arid  the regional district board. The school  board will meet with these groups to  discuss the proposed budget and answer  questions about it.  You think it  In Gibsons it rains, but just a few miles  away at Port Mellon, it pours.  In an average year, Fort Mellon gets  twice the rainfall of Gibsons���122.4 inches  for the pulp mill as opposed to 57 inches for  Gibsons. Sechelt averages 40.7 inches a  year. �����  The comparative rainfall figures were  Three development proposals which,  have attracted substantial public opposition were rejected by regional board  directors last Thursday. ' .' )  - An 18-unit cluster housing subdivision^  on Roberts Creek's Lower Road and"  Pender Harbour's Canoe Pass (Bargain ,  Narrows) condominium proposal were;  easily defeated, gathering only one vote of,  support between them.  A rezoning application by Mr. and Mrs.  Cliff Salahub of Davis Bay won support:  from a majority of the board but failed; to -  obtain the two-thirds margin necessary for  approval.  The Salahubs had requested a rezoning  from residential to commercial of a Davis  Bay lot. immediately north of the Penin-v  sula Market on Highway 101. They  proposed to build a marine supplies store >  on the site.  The board's vote may be the end for the  two-year-old proposal which has become a.  cause celebre for both opponents and,  supporters of commercial expansion in  Davis Bay. Salahub said Sunday he was  "very depressed" by the situation and badf  not yet decided what his next step would?  be. '   v      /  ::���  "I'm just going to sit back a little while?  and consider it," he said. "I don't feel P:_  was treated fairly. If I had been told 'no' af  month or two ago (first asking for thel  rezoning), that's one thing, but after two  years...it was very unjustly done."     fe I  Approval for the re-zoning appeared to  be at hand during the board's planning;  committee meeting Thursday as five area,  directors spoke in favour of the ,tap-;  plication. >     ]  > Salahub  was   not  aware  that   the,  proposal would be taken to a voteby^the \  board that same evening and lejEtpthe;  planning committee meeting convinced he  had won.    '������"'���.".���, -:\piPP  When the matter was later votpdaOn,;  directors Jim Metzler, Barry Pe|irj^n,;  Morgan Thompson, Bernie Mulligdh^ ' *  Ed Johnson supported the rezoning. Peter  Hoemberg and Jack Paterson opposed the  motion.  "Well, that's it," said Mulligan,  smiling.  "Just a minute," Hoemberg interrupted. "How do you vote?" he asked  Board Chairman Harry Almond, who had  polled all the other directors but cast no  vote himself.  "I'm against hV I vote against it,"  Almond replied.  "Then it fails," Hoemberg said. "It  needs two-thirds."  Following ttie meeting, Pearson, the  Area C director, angrily rebuked Almond.  "You don't listen to my opinion," he said.  "You never have. I live there. I know what  the people want."  Almond replied that he had talked to  residents of the area and had studied the  minutes of the October 24 public hearing  on the proposal.  Prior to the board's vote, Pearson  acknowledged that the district's technical  planning committee had recommended  against the rezoning, suggesting that  Salahub could exchange his residential  property for other existing commercial  property in Davis Bay.  "I don't agree with that," Pearson said.  Owners of the existing commercial lots  are asking $70,000 for the property, he  said. Salahub later said that he paid  $30,000  "about a  year  ago"  for  the  Voter's Guide  The Times has prepared' a  special Voter's Guide to aid our  readers in the difficult choices  facing them on election day,  November 19.  Please see, section C for a  complete report on the election,  including Times questionnaire  returns from the candidates,  discussions of the Regional  District, School Board, Sechelt  and Gibsons elections and a  special report on the Gibsons  water issue.  residentially zoned parcel adjacent to the  one he was seeking to have rezoned.  A trade "just isn't feasible," he said.  "Look at that property. Who would want to  live there?" He said the $30,000 parcel was  for sale for 10 years before he decided to  'buy it as a buffer for his commercial  proposal.  The proposal by the Millwood Corporation to build 14 residences on 1.5  hectares at Bargain Narrows was  defeated 6-1 by the board, with only  Director Ed Johnson supporting the  development.  Directors noted that the proposed land  use contract had satisfied all the technical  requirements of the district but had run  afoul of publicopinion. A public hearing on  the development October 23 drew almost  100 residents who were in apparently  unanimous opposition to the plan.  The development has become a  campaign issue in the Area A regional  director election, with Ratepayers'  Association President Joe Harrison attacking incumbent Paterson for allowing  ���SeePageA-6  __,���,���>"������  ������.;'- ...   ;&���  ��� ��� P  M*.        "... .���,���;/.���.  included in a recent consultant's report  prepared for B.C. Hydro.  Thestudy also reported that during one  24 hour period, Port Mellon received 8.06  inches of rain. The date of that deluge was  not given. Greatest rainfall for a 24 hour  period in Gibsons was 2.9 inches and in  Sechelt, 2.7 inches.  ANALYSIS    :;������:.���  The following article contains opinion  and interpretation by the writer.  By DENNIS FITZGERALD  It's a good question in this year's  Regional District elections whether a lot of  the challengers are running for the  regional board or against it.      ^  If one had to pick a single representative issue out bf the five races now in  progress, that issue would probably be the  -question of autonomy for the district's  member areas and municipalities.  come forward to say that if elected they  will do their utmost to serve the interests  of the people who elect them. Almost  forgotten is the original concept behind the  Regional DistHct: to serve the broader  interests of the entire Sunshine Coast.  And if that is not a frequently voiced  position, that must be because the people  seem not to want to hear it.  running  or against it?  The common complaint is that directors from one area are' 'interfering" in the  internal affairs of another area in board  decision making. The argument being put  forth from all sides is that the Regional  District is ��� or ought tp, be ��� a con*  federation of autonomous areas and that  decisions regarding a particular area  should be the exclusive prerogative of the  residents of that area and their regional  director. P. . '-.\- ,:/  The most heated race is occurring in  Area. A, Where Duncan Sim, with the  Awbciation, and Ratepayers Associatwaw  President Joe Harrison are challenging;  incumbent J��ck Paterson.  Harrison has run an aggressive-  campaign through the Ratepayers  newspaper column. His arguments  against Paterson have centered on his  handling of the Canoe Pass condominium  proposal and on his ability generally to  represent the wishes of north peninsula  residents. Another favourite Ratepayers'  target has been the composition and  workings of the Paterson-appointed official settlement plan committee, of which  Harrison is a member.  Sim was waged a substantially lower-  key challenge, and in directing most of his  arguments against Harrison, would seem  to be less art opponent to Paterson than a  conservative alternative to the  Ratepayers candidate.  Paterson says the alphabetical listing  on the b>!lot places him just where i>e  belongs, �� middle-of-the-road candidate  under chatleqge by "the extreme left and  ^e^ttreme right."  That might be fine for a lot of places,  ��� but in the heavily, political harbour area, a  .Social Credit-NDP tussle doesn't leave  many votes left over.  In Sechelt, the  speculation  is that  ��� See Page C-l Page A-2  The Peninsula Times       Wednesday, November 16,1977  The PeninsulaT*"*^ tfs_________E_____l   _!_..._-___-���      _-_~  ������     ^.^"^WPliP^,  Dennis Fitzgerald, Editor  "A five press if the unsleeping guardian of  every  other right   that free  men  prize."  ,      ��� Winston Churchill  The proper route  Regional Board Chairman Harry  Almond delivered a serious and  needful little lecture last week.  As his comments were obviously  aimed not just at the handful of in-  dividuals present in the board room,  but towards the public at large, we  will cooperate and relay the message.  / Almond noted that the board had  recently been handling several  controversial development proposals.  They are, in fact, so controversial  that the re-election bids of two  directors may be -determined by  them���although Almond didn't  mention that.  . He did attempt to define the  board's philosophy���insofar as it has  one���as regards the settlement of  such proposals.  He said any change in zoning is a  privilege extended to the applicant,  and that the persons who, extend that  privilege should be those who live in  the vicinity of the proposal. He said no  nearby property owner should suffer  as the result of a rezoning.  by the board in attempting to learn;  the public's opinion- about these  proposals is to give them first and  second reading. At this stage a zoning  by-law or land use contract is drawn,  up, and the public is offered a precise  definition of the proposal at a public  hearing.  So far, so good.  Now the tricky part. Why can't an  area director make the decisions  affecting his area by himself?  Almond asked rhetoricaaly.  "Because it's asking too much of  one person. Because I (or any other  director) might be influenced by a  pressure group or might make a  decision for political reasons."  Almond pointed out that the board  has never overruled a director who  has opposed a zoning change. The  board has overruled directors, and  You take the high road,  and FU take tlie ferry  * tfm^mWmmm^FBmmmmW��� i mw ii!.n >w y  ELPHINSTONE   SENIOR   Girls   Sigrid Petersen and Ingrid Petersen.  Volleyball Team, will host and play in   Front row,  left to  right,   Becky  did so last Thursday, who supported a   the Provincial Finals at Elphinstone   McKinnon, Denise Hart, Lorna Boyd,.  zoning change.  It's a tricky business. It often  makes for ill wUl regardless of. what  happens. But until somebody comes  forward with a better way of doing  Secondary November 17, 18 and 19.  Back row, left to right, Colleen Hoops,  Deanne Paul, Maureen Forsyth,  Laura Campbell, Lynn Wheeler and  coach Brian Butcher.  "If the public is against it, the   things, we'll have to agree with the  thing should be squashed," he said,   chairman: "This is the proper route  The procedure recently employed   of how the board should proceed."  READER'S RIGHT  Sim responds to Ratepayers  Reflections  Editor, The Times:  This is in reply to the "Pender  Ratepayers" column in another local  paper's November 8 issue. The writer is  not identified. This column refers to  myself as a candidate for Regional  Director in Area "A". It classes me as pro-  development (whatever that means),1 as  favouring municipal government for the  area and in favour of oil tankers on the  CC*St.    ������ .. ���''���    ?;'.      .  To answers these uncalled for inferences, let me say first that my friends  are of mixed opinions and I seem to  disagree with them as often as I agree,  which is half the fun of having friends.  ">x As to local government, all I want is for  this area to have more autonomy, more  real say in what happens here and I hope  to be guided by a strong advisory planning  committee representing all views and  opinions.  I am absolutely opposed to oil tankers  on the B.C. coast because having been  seven years in the fishing industry I know  all too well how disastrous an oil spill can  be. However, I - did point out at the  Ratepayers meeting that the Federal  Government would be hard pressed to  refuse transportation of Alaskan oil over  Canadian territory whem oil for Eastern  Canada is unloaded at Portland, Maine  and sent to Ontario and Quebec via  pipeline. Don Lockstead, our local MLA  who attended the meeting told me this was  a good comment.  I feel it is proper to ask who are those I  who propose to save us from our foolish  selves in the name of the Pender Harbour  and District Ratepayers Association. Are  the opinions and insinuations in the  column an expression of the views of the  members of this Organization that has  dqne good work in the past? Or are they an  ^expression ofthe views of a few members  only? I refuse to beUeve that the bulk of  the members themselves go along with  this. As an organization of less than 100  members, are they entitled to speak for  the 1,475 voters of the district?  Incidentally, the Ratepayers candidate  is sitting on the local Planning Committee  and at a committee meeting when the  needs of the fishermen were being  discussed, he queried the fishermen's  right to any special consideration. Further, now that he is running for office he  has reversed this position, but the  fishermen are too smart to fall for this,  and what does he know about fishing.  Fishermen are essential to the  economy of Area "A" and can count on my  full support for any of their needs.  My concern Is good responsible  representation of all sections of the area,  of all interests and opinions, a constructive  approach to our problems and, hopefully,  co-operation between all parties to the  benefit of all.  Duncan A. Sim  Madeira Park.  Named, blamed and defamed  Editor, The Times:  Ever since recycling's request for a  Jocal subsidy from taxes was refused���  I've been named, blamed and defamed in  a local paper. By whom? A nameless  committee of ratepayers, who obviously  consider me a menace to the fraternity of  grant-grabbers. This group, the self-  appointed Peninsula Voice, has already  enquired for a grant for settlement plan  experts 1  All taxpayers may have been amused  by the reports of plan meetings���the  diatribes of white-hatted ratepayers  against the machinations of the black-  hats, all named. This is the hysterical  screaming of (leaders?) who can't stand  opposition.  Name-calling, slurs and innuendo, lf  you dare to disagree with the new  executive. How many elder, more-  experienced ratepayers have swallowed  the misinformation manufactured by this  group? Not many.  My A.P.C. (advisory planning com--  mlttee), unnamed by me, (I'll take the  flak I) consists of���two ex-chairmen of  ratepayers, two ex-directors of Regional  Board, and totals six to nine good men, and  this is the crux of it. I will not appoint  anyone from the present executive; too  m**+*0***m^*i*m*******m0**+m**'**+*^m****^^**^*^***^^V*��m\  The PeNINSULA^WA  Published Wednetdayi at Sechelt  on B.C'i Sunthlne Coait  by -....  The PenlniuU Tlnwa  for Weftprw PutjHcttlom. Ltd,  ' <.( Sechell, B.C.  Box 310 ��� Sochelt, B.C.  VON .1A0  Phone mm\  Office hourr. fluK) a.m.  to5p.m.,Tiiei-S..t,  SubM-riptlon Ratal (in advance)  Local, $7 per yea*. B*Syond 35 mllei, 18  U.S.A.. SlO.Oveiteu fll.  ( 4  many have come from the body of the  group, apologizing for the slurs. The  "condominiums"? Slightly exaggerated,  the white-hat story. It got to a public  hearing, the fair way, didn't it?  Now, there's an election, November  10th. Electors may select from three  candldated for Regoonal Director in "A".  The first alphabetical name on the ballot ls  ratepayers executive, if that's your style.  The last name, alphabetically, is property-  owners. He Is a good man, but of unknown  policy.  I'm in the middle position. If you  believe in experience, fair-mindedness  and patience, I think I've demonstrated  them. Would you be having a bigger,  better high school, a future Lyons Lake  water-supply, a future linear park at  Lyons Creek, without the co-operation of  the Regional Board? We can't afford  parochialism.  Your future Is in your hands. Vote  wisely.  John T. Paterson  Madeira Park  A bouquet for  our 6Hey Kids9  Editor, The Times:  We wish to throw a bouquet to you, for  the Instigation of the "Hey Kids" feature  in the Times. What an opportunity for our  children to see their own productions ln  'print! -" r - ���-���*��������<;���������"  They benefit through ths pwsooal  boost, nnd, more lastingly, by the personal  lndentlf(cation with part of the. adult  world, It also fits In with our concern to  further piWffiowlftgS SBounBw'  family; no doubt there ire lot* of'yout  readers enjoying the kids' productions  who have no other access to them. Hurray  for youi  Susan Frizzell for  B.C. Council for the Family.  Volleyball and Jock  ByVERNQIESBRECHT  Two-and-a-half years ago, I saw one of  the best female volleyball players in the  world lie on the floor of the University of  Victoria gymnasium while her coach  screamed and pounded a stream of balls at  her.  She had lunged frantically, to reach the  first ball but the coach, not satisfied with  her effort, seemed intent on punishing her.  ���..Thewoman oldn!t flinch under the hail of  fiercely-hit volleyballs. She scrambled  and dove and returned enough of the  smashes to placate the furious coach, then  hustled to the line to catch her breath  before the next ordeal.  Hearing the gym resound with shouts,  watching the intense obedience of the  players at the practice"session,<[ began to  understand why these Japanese women  were the best in the world at their sport,  Their stoic acceptance of gruelling  workouts, combined with pride, dedication  and marvelous skill, had taken them to the  top. Their routine victory over the much  younger Canadian women that evening  Was anticlimatic after that frenzied  workout. '   ���  I thought of the Japanese team last  week as I watched firian Butcher hit balls  at the 10 girls on the Elphinstone team that  will host the provincial senior girls "A*'  tournament this weekend. He hit the balls  hard, but there was no screaming. "Hit a  coach, win a kewpie doll," he joked when  one of the players bounced a ball off his  shoulder.  The purposeful but relaxed atmosphere  at Elphinstone was a sharp contrast to the  feverish mood at the Japanese team's  workout, but in their own way, the local  girls are Just a proud and dedicated as the  Japanese.  Many of the girls have played together  for four or five years, starting with Ian  Jacobs' Beachcombers team. All but two  were on the Elphinstone squad that placed  fourth ln last year's tournament at  Qualicum Beach. Led by Co-captains  Laura Campbell and Colleen Hoops, this  years team has already won several  tournaments, Including a prestigious  tournament at UBC.  "They're not as sharp as they should  be," coach Butcher said before the  workout, but his manner at the practice  session I watched Indicates he's not about  to turn into a screaming tyrant because his  players make mistakes. He's patient,  firm, helpful, sometimes Jovial, and both  he and the girls work at keeping the mood  light.  Make no mistake about lt. Tho  Elphinstone girls are determined to take  the title before their home fans this  weekend but if they don't, they'll have had  fun trying.  WATCHING JOCK  "The Fishers and the Smiths have been  friends for years. I can fill the vacuum-  replace experience with experience."     ,  That was Surrey School Board  Chairman Jock Smith talking to a sparse  audience at the all-candidates' meeting  November 0. There's no doubt in his mind  that he's the right person to take over from  retiring Sechelt School Board Chairman  Celia Fisher,     .  (Mrs, Fisher, who was not at the  meeting, commented later, "If that's the  promised his listeners "satisfaction or  your vote back in two years."  Supported by a folder of notes and  documents, he answered most questions  with an ease that made opponents Don  Douglas and Tim Frizzell appear tongue-  tied. But his responses to some questions  were not reassuring.  "Is it true that you're also running for  school board in Surrey?" he was asked.  "No." he repUed.  Several minutes later, he indicated that  he had one year remaining on his Surrey  term. After the meeting, he told me he  would give up the remaining year of his  Surrey position if elected here. His failure  to outline his situation clearly at the outset  did not a go over well. Not", did'his  assurances that cooperation between  Surrey teachers and the board is "excellent".  When I taught in Surrey.two years ago,  the school board was split on several  contentious issues, including the family  life program and a plan, favored by Smith,  to set up' 'value schools" in the district. Up  to 700 Surrey teachers attended special  meetings to debate these and other issues  and, after hearing that the board was  considering cancelling a learning conditions contract, about 300 of the district's  teachers invaded a school board meeting  to protest the action.  Since the composition of the board has  not changed a great deal since then, and  the teachers' association has many vocal  and forceful members among its ranks, I  doubt that relations are as harmonious as  Smith indicated.  The Surrey board chairman is strong-  willed, confident, proud. He has definite  ideas about what education should be  doing. Voters will have to decide if they  want him to Implement his ideas in Surrey  or on the Sunshine Coast. If they're  basically satisfied with the Sechelt board,  they'll re-elect Douglas and take a chance  on Frizzell. If they want drastic changes,  they'll choose Smith, an outsider with local  ties, an experienced politician who's used  to winning.  Well done ���  up to a point  Editor, The Times:  I would like to compliment you on your  coverage of the November 6 General  Meeting of the Pander Harbour and  District Ratepayers Association, Including  the announcement of our questionnaire  results. Kerra Lockhart ia an intelligent  and Inquisitive reporter who serves your  publication and the community very well  Indeed.  , However, I do question the slant placed1  on the article by the rather heavy-handed  headlines "Pender Harbour Subdivision  Debate: Ratepayers fear higher density,  But Vicinity Plan pointing .other way."  The issues dealt with by the Ratepayer  questionnaire and my discussion of lt went  well beyond the simple matter of subdivisions to embrace such things as industry, density, sewers and the role of  By Marryanne West  One begins to wonder why these people  with such an emotional need for an umbilical road tq t^ie mainland came to live  here.  Of course, this recycling of an old  chestnut, to take up the slack on a no-news  week or to exploit a temporary, frustration  is not uncommon among newspapermen!  The gimmick may be reliable but the road  doesn't make sense.  Let's take a rational look.  First, no government with any semblance of fiscal responsibility, the cornerstone of Scoial Credit philosophy,  would invest $30 million of taxpayers  money for a road to back up a ferry route.  Although I wouldn't want to bet that any  government couldn't under any circumstances be manipulated to buy votes, I  think its safe to assume the Sunshine  Coast's 8,000 odd votes are not enough to  pull the road pliB ferry option. It would  have to be read or ferry.  So we're looking at the pros and cons of  a return trip to Vancouver, minimum cost  $10 taking approximately 2% hours in  transit, (allowing for a half hour wait  before boarding) or an extra 132 mile drive  around the head of the Sound. If you  average 15 miles per gallon of gas the cost  may be competitive, but you have also tq .  add about 10 cents per mile depreciation/  Given optimum driving conditions the  time might not be too different either. But  I wonder how many people who do not  drive regularly to Port Mellon realise how  the weather deteriorates north of  Langdale. Port Mellon registers twice the  annual rainfall of the Gibson's area and  it's hardly likely to improve between Port  Mellon and Squamish. Heavy rain after  dark makes for. hazardous driving  reducing speed to a crawl, and rain in  Gibsons may very well be snow on the 600  ft. summit of the Port Mellon road. Fog  which is only an occasional nuisw.ee along  Georgia Strait often accumulates in the  Sound. Snow and washouts are given by  the North Vancouver Highway Department as the most frequent cause of closure  on the Squamish. Highway. Rockslides  occur too, but they tryto avoid these by  regular maintenance.  Of course, a strike causes inconvenience. It's in the nature of the  exercise, but even those who get panicky  at the thought of Vancouver being cut off  from the SunshineCoast must admit ferry  strikes are few and far between���three  only in almost 20 years, while road  closures come annually without any  warning. There has been one such closure  already this winter on the squamish road  and it's not unknown for motorists to be  ^fcgfitbetwefe'rr slides. Tbe;terry ha'S be#i  lritflffl'to break dowtfl'it^ trie, Slid  weather occasionaaly plays havoc with the  schedule, (never at a convenient time for  travellers,) but by and large thg service is  reliable year round.  We've come to take the ferry for  granted, immersed in newspapers,  cocooned in oblivion, we rarely raise an  eye to the majesty of Howe Sound. But for  the tourist and the weekend and summer  home crowd the ferry is an important part  ofthemagic of the SunshineCoast. They're  easy to recognise, clustered by the rail,  feeding the seagulls, walking around the  ship with buoyant step, eyes shining,  creating an atmosphere of expectancy and  excitement, romantics one and all.  Coming to think of it, for all our grumbling about the ferry, about the inconvenience of the schedules its a part of  our lives, we'd be less of a community  without it. Its true the floating bus depot  we have now isn't inductive to the same  festive, Sunday-school-picnic atmosphere  which was an integral part of earlier days  when Union Steamships and later Black-  ball's "Smokey" and Bainbrldge served  the coast, but it's still a pleasure to meet  friends and neighbours and watch another  generation of little ones gambolling  around like spring lambs.  Did anyone stop to think about those  who don't have cars? Bus fares are  directly related to mileage so the cost of  getting to Vancouver by bus would  automaticaaly Increase at least 100 percent and probably more. As the only way  governments seem to be able to deal with  die need to conserve energy Is to increase  the price of gasoline regularly, It's  probable that more and more of us will  find the family car becoming a luxury and  those extra 66 miles will become less and  less practical. And what about the cost of  trucking In supplies? You can bet it  wouldn't cost less. And all for what? That  some blythe spirits for whom a schedule is  too restrictive can get up and go when they  please?  As for the short cut to the interior  bypassing Vancouver, what's to stop you  making a left hand turn leaving Horseshoe  Bay new?  Perhaps the biggest illusion is that the  road will create jobs and put the Sunshine  Coast on a sound economic footing, Even if  the construction proceeded from both  b?��t name^htcjndrop, my goodness---"   regional gwernmwrt.  She said the Smiths have a summer home  And while it is true that densities  proposed under the Vicinity Plan have  been Improved over the past months,  partly as a result ol Ratepayers puhUcli  Itii alio triit that .ths /  aufliwifes -ot lssi than JO were tut im- pipui_tffVof _S,m Olven me P  pressed, There were mutterlngs of   population of lew than 2,000, thU certainly  close to the Fisher's on Oower Point Road,  and the families are "casual acquaintances." She also said she Is "not supportive" of Smith's candidacy.)  The doien or so teachers in the  thus cheaper to work out of Squamish,  contractors would bring in their own crews  and equipment, mostly Only labouring Jobs  would be available locally. At that they'd  only be of a short term nature and what  this area needs is permanent employment.  We're going to need to use our own  resources to meet our own needs in a  variety of small ways. Not vast capital  intensive projects designed to make a  fortune for a few, but ways in which we  can provide a living for many. Hopefully  we shall elect representatives on Saturday  who are aware that the old order  changeth, that- we cannot go into the  eighties still looking through the rear view  mirror at the fifties, but will need new,  imaginative and inventive ways of supporting our community.  As for the road, just suppose there'd  always been one around the, head of the  inlet. Imagine yourself driving home on a  winter evening after a busy day in town.  On the stretch between Horseshoe Bay and  Lions Bay you look across the Sound and  there twinkling not too far away are the  lights of Gibsons and the West How Sound  village. Faced with a 66 mile drive along a  tortuous, twisting highway, most probably  in pouring rain, you know what you'd say?  "Why on earth don't we have a ferry? It's  crazy to drive all round here when we  could cross in comfort on a ferry in 45  minutes".  Thanks to  Joe Harrison  Editor, The Times:  At a meeting of the Sunshine Coast  Regional Board held on Thursday,  November 10, By-law No. 150 dealing with  a proposed land use contract between the  regional board and Millwood Development  Corporation was defeated.  As one of many who felt that their home  life style might be threatened by this type  of development, I wish to express my  thanks to Mr. Joe Harrison; president of  the rate-payers association, and his hard  working committee for the compilation of  the relevant data, and for his capable  presentation before the public hearing on  the project.  It is a co-incidence that this matter  came up just about the time that there was  to be an election for the office of director  for Area "A" of the regional board. Mr.  Harrison is one of three nominees for the  position.  Because of the efficiency demonstrated  by him in the fore-going matter, I feel that  the interests, of the, ratepayers ,pf ,Ar,es  "A" wfuldbe wjeUjiteryed .bjrhayjng jVLp.  Harrison as director, and I intend to use  my vote and whatever influence I have  accordingly.       ;>   , GM(Liddle>  Lagoon Road,  Madeira Park.  In support  of Wallander  and Jorgensen  Editor, The Times:  The upcoming municipal and regional'  elections are proving to be very interesting. This is perhaps the "first year  there has been any amount of campaigning other than the usual two inch by  three inch newspaper advertisements. I as  a member of this community and a citizen  looking for an improved government find  that the choices for municipal council are  small.  Olaf Wallander classifies himself as a  "Renovator" and I feel that this is what we  require on both the municipal council and  the regional district board. Olaf Wallander  is running for the dual seat in the village.  My dictionary defines "Renovator" as one  who "restores to good condition". I feel  that this ls what both the council and board  require ��� restoration to a good condition,  positive governments that have the confidence of the electorate.  The Citizens for Improved Government  have adopted the slogan of "Wallanger  and Jorgensen for councU". You know  what I will be voting for. I would request of  all the electorate to please decide in your  own minds what would be best for both  councils and exercise your right to vote on  November 10.  Robert W.Allen  Sechelt.  Harrison replies  to fishing line  Editor, The Times:  In reference to Mrs. Sim's statement  regarding my position on fishing, I wish to  point out that I submitted a seven page  report to the planning committee June 22  In poor taste  *���+*HBPf��' * **** * "-���Vt* 1 A" ��� i ���iW"S '���  w hnd "megalomaniac" as  Smith recited his accomplishments,  shrugged off suggestions that everything  Is not rosy in the Surrey district and  represents a great Increase In the area's  tensity.  Joe Harrison  Madeira Park.  ends, and It might v^ry well be easier and   v*w<ms on discussions with exeoutlve  /members of the local UFAWA.  I The reports suggests local fishing industry must be given more emphasis and  argues that one-third ot all the pupils in  local schools have parents ln the fishing  industry. I have continued to support this  point of view for the past four months and  have been pleasantly surprised by the  M-idin MM-Doti cl Um mmm___Wmi duriiui  Joe Harrison  Madeira Park.  Editor, Tho Times:  On Saturday evening I attended the  Chamber of Commerce annual banquet  and dance honouring Ada Dawe, "Citizen  ��Jm%rmWJJfa^^ <  Area C attempted to get recognition by  presenting Mrs. Dawe with an artificial  plant To me this was done ln very poor  Ed Nicholson.  Sechelt  MORE READER'S JUGHT ON PAGE IH -<������ j  Happenings around the harbour  Waste of resources *��*  By Doris Edwardson, 883-2308 f A.____J  _^_m_m_n-M-m_m_m_m_i__h_m-mSJS9  Wednesday, November 16,1977  The Peninsula Times  Page A-3  Halfmoon Bay hospital auxiliary  There is a repeated waste of thousands  of spawning.salmon,in Anderson Creek.  These salmon wait till the wafer rises from  flash floods caused by heavy rainfalls,  then when the water level drops they are  left high and dry wasting away as they  have not had a chance to spawn.  Although thfe Fisheries Dept. has  engineered a spawning channel for this  creek, to date no work, has been done  except for what was done previously by  the volunteers from the Fishermen's  Union and Wilf Harper. This seems to be a  terrific waste of our national resources.  DENTIST FROM  BONNIE SCOTLAND   .  The PH Health Clinic are pleased to  announce that they have a full time dentist  now. He is Dr. Stewart Miller who hails  from Scotland, has had 3% yeafrs of, practising in Britain and his services will be  available during regular clinic hours.  Phone 883-2764. Drop ih and meet him and  welcome him to our community.  PHAREAA .-.��!.  HEALTH CLINIC  The PH Area A Health Clinic Auxiliary  weather is coming and most functions  need a roof over their head. Every try  having a smorgasbord or dance in the  snow? There is not many /large halls  available, so please support the one we  have. They need more volunteer help suui  more members.  There, is considerable hard work left  over from the Spring Bazaar: kiddies'  knitted wear, gift items and hand knit  baby sets. These will be displayed at the  Thursday khjght Bingo and if anyone is  looking for Christmas gift items, these are  a bargain. Also you may contact Muriel  Cameron about these by phoning 883-2609.  CANADA WORKS PROJECT  Shirley Falconbridge, co-ordinator re  the Irvines Landing Center Canada Works  Project is pleased to announce they  received a grant to the approximate  amount of $20,000 and consequently hiring  and allocation of jobs has been concluded.  Work program ��� playground fence for  tennis courts, expansion of parking  facilities, are to commence November 7.  She would like to thank everyone who  made an application and showed an interest in this very worthwhile program,  Twenty members attended the HahV '  moon Bay Hospital Auxiliary meeting held ���  on November 7 and the following were the,;  officers elected for the 1970 ;year:''Gerij'  Smith, president; Mary Murray; 1st vice-^'  president; 'Gretle   Gair,   2nd  .vice-',  president;  Ruth  Forrester,  secretary;,  Helen  Hain,   treasurer.   Committee,  chairmen appointed were Mary , Macdonald,    Extended    Care,    Evelyn,  Shellsheaf, thrift shop; Mary Murray, gift  shop; Marie Ives, publicity; Jean Mercer,  social convenor and Dorothy Ackerman,  Regal sales.  A warm welcome was .given to Joan,  Mackereth who' had returned from her  long tour of Europe. Gere Smith gave a  report on- the Area Meeting of B.C.  Hospital Auxiliaries held at the Plaza  International Hotel in North Vancouyer on  October .19. She considered it the best,  convention she had ever attended. It had  started off with a "rap" session, with the  various auxiliaries airing their problems  and it was interesting to find that most of  them were experiencing the same type of  problem. Dr. L.S.A. Boothroyd, who had  been a guest speaker at the Area meeting,  gave a most interesting talk on black and  white Africa and,, in particular, the work .  of Dr. t). Sutherland and his staff at St.  Martin's Mission Hospital in Malindi. Mrs.  Verna Timoin who was elected area  representative for the lower mainland, is  president bf the Delta Auxiliary. Hosts and  convenors of the convention were the  Lions' Gate Hospital Auxiliary who served  an excellent lunch. Delegates who atf  tended from the Halfmoon Bay Auxiliary  were.Geri Smith, Olive Comyn, Gretle  Gair,.Mary Murray and Alice Halford.  Next meeting of the Auxiliary will be  the Christmas smorgasbord supper for  members and their guests at the Welcome  Beach Hall On Saturday, December 5. at  6:30 p.m. Marie Iv.es is convenor and will  plan an old fashioned Christmas party'  with carol singing, games and; fun.  The new officers will be installed at the  first meeting in the New Year which will  be on January 9. Because of the closing of*  the Welcome Beach Hall for renovations at  that time, the meeting will be held at the  home of Marie Ives.  Give your child a chance to live. Keep  both eyes on him or her when you're on an,  outing near water. This is a Red Cross  water safety tip.  wiU hold their Annual Christinas Bazaar ^ but nowever> regrets that they could not  Dec. 3,12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Madeira  Park Community HaU. This year they wiU  feature a children's flea market, home  baking, various gift items and you wiU  have an opportunity to see Arts and Crafts  by our own craft people. Donations of gift  items and home baking will be greatly  appreciate to make this event worthwhile.  Further info may be obtained from Ruth  Kobus, 883-9603 or Vi Evans, 883-2625.  The PH Health Clinic Auxiliary wish to  thank the PH Lions CLub from the bottom  of their hearts for reaUy roaring to their  rescue when the Bargain Barn needed a  new roof. They did a fine job and now the  Bargain Barn is in ship shape to keep  operating to finance the clinic.  PENDER HARBOUR SENIOR  CITIZENS BR. 80  At the regular monthly meeting of the  PH Senior Citizens, there will be card  games and carpet howling. This wiU be  November 21.  ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION,  BR 112  Remembrance Day Ceremonies were  observed in Madeira Park at the Memorial  at the RC Legion Br. 112. RC Legion  Veterans, members, LA, RCMP, Sea  Scouts, Cubs and Brownie and Girl Guides  were in the parade. Prayers were by the  Chaplain to Br. 112, Reverend Godkin,  music was by the PH Community Band  under the; directloTffi ��Mr. .^.^Shftpkihs.  Refreshments were servieo* in the" Legion  hall after the Ceremony and mUsic was  supplied by Roy Mansfield who had taped  some fine songs.  POPPY COMMITTEE  The Poppy Committee wish to thank  the merchants and all other outlets for  being to generous ih allowing Poppy Trays  to be located in their premises, also a  thank you to everyone who participated in  the drive for funds. As long, as records  have been kept there is no doubt that this  year tops them aU -^ in the generous way  in which all gave their donations. The  Poppy Fund Chairman wishes again to  remind you that all receipts are kept in a  trust fund which is the propery of the  Branch but is kept separate from aU other  transactions and is used only to assist  Veterans, their widows and children living  in the home. One important sideline Is the  donation of bursaries to Veterans' offspring. Then there is the purchase of  poppies for Remembrance Day, wreathes,  etc., too. It's a local Legion Fund and no  one elses.  PENDER HARBOUR COMMUNITY  CLUB NEWS  There was a General Meeting of the PH  Community Club on Sunday, October 30,  and only seven members attended. If this  is all the support and interest shown by the  residents of Pender Harbour, there will  not be a Community Hall much longer, will  there? This sounds like the same old story  but the Club has just about been pushed too  far and time is running short, the bad  AL'S  BACKHOE ���  Service-Experience  By Hour-By Contract  # Pole Raising  # Well Digging  # Septic Tanks  accommodate everyone.  PENDER HARBOUR LIONS  CLUB CASINO NIGHT  Everyone that attended the PH Lions  Club Casino Night had a spending good  time.. Once again the Uttle mousies stole  the show. One Uttle fellow tried to run  away but was captured all too soon, before  he scared the women. Deedee Kammerle  won the special prize and Doug Crosby and  Tommy Myers won the door prizes of $75.  There was another winner but I never got  the name. Hot dogs were sold at 25 cents  each and there was coffee and do-nuts.  Stronger refreshments were kept to the  other room.  Although an evening like that gets the  gambling fever out of one's blood and they  may make a few dollars, their work is not  over after everyone leaves. There is the  equipment to be taken down and stored in  the various containers which takes time  and then this has.to be taken baqk to  Vancouver. By the way, Al Solomon is a  very distinguished bartender.  HERE AND THERE  Don Tupper Fulton is still in St. Mary's  Hospital and would enjoy some visits from  his friends and neighbours. Phyliss  Thomas had a freak accident last week.  When she got up off the couch her leg had  gone to sleep and she f eU and broke her toe  andsprained���her ankle, injujing'bo^gg��.  Don't forget that Ken, pur favounte  butcher Is back again at the IGA, The  feUow he had working in his place while he  and Heather were on holidays has'gone to  Australia. Jill and Frank Postlethwaite  were in the harbour seeing all their old  friends. Heard friendly bank teller Donna  Braydon of the Bank of Montreal is being  transferred to North Van. end of this  mbngh.  On Halloween Night someone either  threw a smoke or firecracker in a car  belonging to Bob MacCauly of Madeira  Park which caused a fire sometime later  and the fire dept. had to be caUed out. This  is a serious offence if anyone is caught.  The goverment paving crew have left the  area but wiU be returning in the spring to  finish covering some of our pot holey  roads. Don't forget the polls Nov. 19th.  Tags and Seals, Fireplace Matches,  paper serviettes and Table covers or place  mats, all with gay Christmas designs,  ready for your selection. ��� Miss Bee's,  Sechelt.  Seehelt notes  Art shows  By PEGGY CONNOR, 885-9347  phone anytime  883-2626  free BstknstB  Evette Kent started off the season with  many new paintings done by her of local  scenes, foUowed by Kathleeh Wells with  her glorious flower bouquets and forest  scenes. Next artist to have her painting at  Whittaker House wiU be Viv Chamberlain.  Take a moment to see these paintings,  right on Cowrie street in the oldest house  around.  BAZAARS, SATURDAY  This Saturday two popular bazaars wiU  take place, one at Roberts Creek Community HaU by Order of the Eastern Star  with much home fashioned cooking and  sewing.  The other in Sechelt, at the Senior  Citizens HaU is by the Holy FamUy Parish  Christmas bazaar, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. These  ladies have been equaUy as busy with their  home talents.  Take in both and do yourself a favor.  GRAND PIANO  For the first time anyone can  remember the Sunshine Coast wiU be  treated to a piano duo. The two pianists  taking part wiU be Aleta Gilker and Bunny  Shupe, both talented ladies.  Daye Fromager, a..grandsonof Aleta,'��,'  very proficient on the saxaphone wiU also  be on the program.  The concert wiU be to sweU the coffers-  of the fund'being raised by the Music  Festival committee for one grand piano.  This wiU be held November 26, at the  Sechelt Elementary School gym, starting  at 8 p.m. Admission, $2 for adults, Senior  Citizens and students $1.  Another program wiU be presented on  December 3 at Madeira Park Elementary  School, with the addition of Paul Cram on  the flute.  FREDUTTING  Sad to hear of the death of Freddy  Utting. He was one swell feUow, a popular  bus driver, particularly for the school  kids. He had a good way with them, yet he  was firm. Fred was also an expert logging  truck driver.  He had been ill for a few months in the  hospital ln Victoria and died November 11.  He will be sadly missed -by his many  friends.  GIBSONS AUXILIARY LUNCHEON.  Don't forget to take in the Aloha  Luncheon of the Gibsons Auxiliary to St.  Mary's Hospital taking place this Friday,'  November 18, at the United Church,  Gibsons.  PLAN  SAVINGS ACCOUNT  inmiftdi  CALCULATED  AaVI  *���������������"  uw int. ,>  DAILY  BALANCE  Sunshine Coast Credit Union  fe^sjj^^^l'lT.tlCHl'lT, >.Q. VPN J��Q  ����  ���feT;  Ask also about  - our full colour  portrature specials  and other  photo services.  n��  Pacific Picture Taking Co.  fifiA_70>__L     D��y or Ew��n,n9  OOO" I TOT     for appointment*.  Use limes'Adbriefs to Sell Rent Buy, Swap etc.  II  If our inventor friend here could have known about the Fisher Stove,  he probably wouldn't have bothered with his. The FISHER'S  air-tight, thick steel, brick-lined fire box with its unique two-step  design is no old fashioned "space" heater, but a scientifically  designed radiant heater that can heat your entire house for just the  cost of wood or coal!  And because the Fisher is independent of any public utility,  you'll be able to heat your house no matter what. Our friend would  have liked that idea ��� independence. We think you will too.  Different sizes and models to choose from: Baby Bear, Mama Bear,  Papa Bear (heater models); Grandma Bear and Grandpa Bear  (combination heater and fireplace models).  A��C�� Rentals Ltd.  ���ox 39, Madolra Park  Phona SS3-23BS   '.'  J & C Electronics  Cowrlo St., Socholt  Phono tS3-2366  i Page A-4 The Peninsula Times Wednesday, November 16,1977  Halfmoon Bay Happenings  Community dotes  ^  By MARY TINKLEY, 885-9479 %  A delectable time at auxiliary smorgasbord  FAMILY SUPPER  The supper will be at the Welcome  Beach Hall on Saturday, November 19, at  6:30 p.m. Any members who have not yet  been approached as to what they should  bring, should telephone the convenor,  EiUen Greaves at 885-3926. Please bring  your own dishes and cutlery.  CRIBBAGE  On Sunday, November 20, there will be  a cribbage afternoon at the hall from 2-4  p.m. Admission is 50 cents and Ed Edmunds, the convenor, suggests that if  sufficient people are interested,  arrangements can be made for regular  cribbage sessions.  FILMS  Those who missed the showing of "I  heard the Owl call my name"~ on,  television, will certainly welcome the  opportunity to see the film by video-tape  on Thursday, November 24, at the Halfmoon Bay School at 7:30 p.m. The book by  Margaret Graven was based partly on the  memoirs of the late Canon Alan Greene  and is a sympathetic study of the Indians  of Kingcome Village. Although the film  was made on the west coast of Vancouver  Island, it has preserved the spirit of the  original story and has a beauty and dignity  which makes it an unusually inspiring  film. The fact that the sweet-voiced  Catherine Kelly will accompany the film  with the singing of the theme song, will  certainly add to its effectiveness. Be sure  to mark this date on your calendar.  CHRISTMAS DINNER  Tickets are now available for the  Christmas Dinner of the Welcome Beach  Community Association of Saturday,  December 17 and can be obtained from  Olive Comyn. Because of limited space,  they will be allotted on a first come, first  v served basis, so members are recommended to advise Mrs. Comyn as early as  possible if they require tickets. Phone her  at 885-2378. The dinner will be followed by  a musical programme convened by Paul  Hansen.  High score winners at the Whist Drive  on November 5 were Marie Ives and Anton  Kadin. Next whist drive will be on  December 3.  It's men versus ladies at Carpet  Bowling on Monday afternoons at the  Welcome Beach Hall at 1:30 p.m. and so  far this year the ladies have liad ttie worst  of it. However, after two outright defeats,  they staged a comeback on November 7  and gave the men a thorough trouncing,  gaining 43 points to the mens 20 points and  winning all three games. Ne^. week's  game will certainly be worth watching.  , The Welcome Beach Hall will be closed  from January 1-15 for renovations. Ronnie  Dunn's Scottish Dancing classes on Friday  evenings at 7:30 p.m. are now being held at  the Halfmoon Bay School.  BABY SHOWER  On November 6, Els Mercer gave' a  surprise baby shower for her sister-in-law,  Wendy Goodwin at.her home at Secret  Cove. Wendy received many lovely gifts  for her baby daughter, Kristy May Jean,  who was born in St. Mary's Hospital on  October 29. When refreshment time came  around, a handsome cake, appropriately  decorated with a baby carriage, was cut  and served. The proud father, Paul  Goodwin, looked in with Kristy, who was  admired and petted by all the guests.  Attending the shower were j[ean Mercer,.  Irene Mercer, Barbara Laakso, Jerrie Lou  Wickwire; L6ri Gray, Ena Armstrong,  Hope Thickson, Peggy Connor, Therese  Lucas, Mrs. W.B. Wilshire of Davis Bay  and,Mrs. P.F. Kane of Sechelt.  WICKWIRES HOME  The Bob Wickwire family is settled  back in the Bay after two months in northern B.C. operating their fishing camp on  the Babine River, They report that they  had a very successful season with some  very interesting guests, most of whom  were Americans. The temperatures  ranged from seven degrees below to five  degrees above (Celsius) and there was no  snow until just before they left. Rather  reluctantly, Bob shot a bear which was  hanging around the camp and proving a  problem as far as the children were  concerned. The bear skin will be made into,  a rug for the Wickwire home. After  studying by , correspondence for two  months, Jud is happy to be back among his  friends in Grade 8 at Chatelech' and  Cynthia is being warmly welcomed back  at the Halfmoon Bay School.  There was panic one day last week on  Hydaway when a young eagle got into a  /Chicken run and caused consternation  among the hens. The bird, which had a  wing span of about four feet, was captured  by Trevor Woo>ds who then released it.  Though this isn't exactly the kind of  weather that attracts visitors a few faithful ones are still arriving for visits with  their families and friends and sometimes  even to give a helping hand. In this  catergory, two perfect guests, Tip and  Jessie Corson of Vancouver, spent three  days at the Tinkley home licking into  shape the laurel hedge which had got  completely out of control. Another faithful  guest was Kay Coleridge of Vancouver  who came for a visit with her aunt, Eva  Lyons. .  '--jExercise5 i$;.^necessary for several,  reasons. It keeps you burn those-calqries,  reduce tensions, and keeps you busy so  that your hand doesn't reach for the  refrigerator or cupboard door,  By PEGGY CONNOR  The theme for the Sechelt Auxiliary to  St. / Mary's Hospital annual  "Smorgasbord" was Pioneer Days. Thei  ladies chose this theme due to the fact they  were having it in the old Roberts Creek  Hall and felt it would be easier to decorate  this way. What did the community  workers go and do but refurbish their hall.  There it was freshly painted on the inside  and by the time the decorators finished  with the tables the hall.was beautiful.  It was a grand group attending. They  were there for good food, good music and  fun. The warm feeling of friendship  prevailed throughout the evening as  everyone started off with a gourmet  smorgasbord.  What titillated their taste buds? WeU,  there werei fresh salads, marinated  chicken, sweet and sour ribs, curried  shrimp, flanked steak, cabbage rolls, then  there was turkey, chicken wings,  scalloped potatoes, a lima bean dish,  macaroni and cheese and still more���only  my plate wouldn't hold even half of what is  mentioned. Of course to top off the meal,  little cakes and tarts. To serve with the  meal, good wine was available.  "Spice" provided a variety of music to  suit each dancer's pleasure. Diane Dun- .  sford's singing was a delight to just sit and,  listen to, Al Ma'rcellus was the guitarist  who throws all of himself into his music,  and Ian Hunter was the fellow who really  looked like he was enjoying his drums, as  he kept a good beat going all night.  This band only rested three times and  then just long enough for everyone.to' catch  their breath. Soon as the music started the  dancers were on the floor in numbers.  The convenors, Ina Grafe (not  Margaret Humm as erroneously printed  under Ina's picture due to misinformation  given out by some lady's husband who shall  remain nameless) and assistant co-  convenor Lynn Wilson can be proud of the  job they undertook to do. They did it expertly,       i  The fall flowers and oil lamps plus  other decorating. was done by Bobby  Bodnarek, the crosscut hanging on the  walls were her inspiration.  Head chefs in the kitchen were  Margaret Humm and Dorothy Carter.  Mamie Shaw took the tickets at the door,  bar tickets dispensed by Doris Pringle.  Bar manager was Muriel Eggins, her  able attendants were the Jack Nelsons and  the Harris Coles with Dorothy Goeson .and  Marie Hoffar on glass pickup detail.  Janis Wallis hostess at the door with  Peggy O'Connor who was also Master of  Ceremonies.  Neil Campbell's contribution from his  variety store was a pen and 1978 diary  calend&r. That was nice of you, Neil.  This was a grand opportunity to express the Auxiliary's happiness that our  St. Mary's Hospital had earned a three  year accreditation, with a good number of  the staff present, it made it more personal.  Door prizes were donated by our  favorite liquor companies. First prize of a  combination of wines was won by Mrs.  Pattie Richardson of Gibsons, second a  quart of excellent rye went to Don  Kearney, another one went to Teodor  Bernacki, a dinner Uquid won by Agatha  Rodgers, made up the fourth prize.  Then there were the other members of  the auxiliaries who baked, broiled,  marinated and cooked the delectable food,  Sechelt Auxiliary report  The ladies of the Sechelt WA to St.  Mary's Hospital met on November 10 at 2  p.m. in St. Hilda's Hall. President Billie  Steele, who conducted the business  meeting, warmly greeted new members,  Mrs. C, Budd.  The members readily responded to a  request from the hospital for much-needed  equipment in the Extended Care area.  Ada Dawe read a report on the annual  smorgasbord held recently in Roberts  Creek Hall. We wish to extend our sincere  thanks to all who contributed to the success of our project The time and effort  spent are greatly appreciated.  A call has come from the physiotherapy  department for more help. A volunteer is  urgently required for Tuesday and  Wednesday afternoons and for odd hours  on other days. If you can help out even for  one hour please Call Florence Ddig at 885-.  3403,   ��� ' ���    ���.::���������   '  Your attention is drawn to the annual,  luncheon meeting to be held af 11 a.m. in  St'. Hilda's Hall on December 8. Lunch will  ��  COMPLETE LINE OF, AUTOMATIC TELEPHONE ANSWERING MACHINES  RENT or LEASE  Rent per month at low as    20*00  Lease per month [24] as low as ���   AO.50  ^IfiyoudecHfetPbuy. 100% af rentopplies to p^chaso.,)^;.; V  (s) ecfcet. �� (pi ^6/tuicc  Wharf Rd. lor inquiries call collect 885-3258  FREE  demonstration  in your home  the members who turned out Friday night  to set up and those who were there on  Sunday to clean up. The co-operation, help  and friendliness of the Roberts Creek  Community members, mainly Bill and  Madeline Grose, was most appreciated."  OaHMUpVOTMAct  Pitch-lA'TT  be served at 12. Any member who has not  yet bought a ticket may get one at Betty  McKay's shoe shop in the Trail Mall or  may call Doreen Jenkins at 885-9043. Also,  Betty McKay will accept names of those  wishing to be included in the Christmas  Greeting list for this season.  On December 15 those ladies who can  help with Christmas decorations for the  hospital are asked to meet in the main  foyer at 1 p.m.  Many patients have asked for Western  novels which are very scarce in our  library collection. If you have some  paperbacks, please leave them at the  hospital gift shop.  Ada Dawe is acting as our recruiting  officer for the up-coming election of officers. If you have any names to add to the  list of nominees, please call'Ada Dawe at  '885-9537, or Ina Grafe at 885-9761, or Peggy  Connor at 885-9347.  At the close of the meeting refreshments were served by Maureen Hall and  Mabel McDermid. <��� J. Lear.  %imm**mMmimmmmmm**imM  MUSIC WEAVERS  886-9737  ' Used Records  ft Pocketbook Exchange  * musical accessories *  lower Gibsons  mtmmmmmtmmmmmmmmtmmrm  SEAVIEW MARKET  Roberts Creek  885-3400  FREEZER BEEF SPECIALISTS  Grade A-l Steer      [  Open 7 Days a Week  10:00 to 6:30  Peter Harwood,  technician   ���  Fast Repair Service  ON ALL ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT  Gibsons to Sechelt  "leaner   available"  J & C ELECTRONICS  885-2568  Cowrie St., Sechelt  PENDER HARBOUR  DIESEL LTD.  AUTHORIZED SALES -PARTS - SERVICE  HD Marine & Diesels, 100-350 HP  Aux. & Sailboat Diesels 7.5-35 HP  AquamatJc l/Os, 125-250 HP  Sechelt  ,yz  Complete Marine Servicing Including Mai  y:,y..   ��� f::. ��� .- ���.���^y'.-yy-_K:.if.:,���.:��� ^;':~+.->^^gt,;i,^;.>^i _ ...  GARDEN BAY/PENDER'HARBOUR  CALL 883-2616  * Put your message Into 4,000 hornet  [15,000 readers] In thete economical  tpott. Your ad It always there for quick  reference ..'. anytlmel  Sunshine Coast Business  I  Here's  an  economical   way  to   reach |  4,000 homes  [15,000 readers]  every m  week. Your ad waits patiently for ready "  reference ... anytlmel I  I  AUTOMOTIVE  SERVICE  JAMIESON AUTOMOTIVE  Ports * Sales * Service  * Rotor Lather. Service for Disc Brakes  and Drum Brakes  * Valve and Seat Grinding  * All Makes Serviced ��� Datsun Specialists  Gibsons Phone 886-7919  BLASTING  Ted's Blasting & Contracting Ltd.  ALL WORK FULLY INSURED  * Basements * Driveway* * Septic Tanks  Stumps * Ditch Lines  Call for a free estimate anytime  883-2734      "Air Track Available"      883-2383  TED DONLEY PENDER HARBOUR  COAST BACKHOE ft TRUCKING LTD.  * Controlled Blasting  * Septic Tanks Installed  FULLY INSURED * FREE ESTIMATES  883-2274  \  BUILDERS  101 CONTRACTING CO. LTD.  General Building Contractors  ALL WORK GUARANTEED  Phone 885-2622  Box 73. Sechelt, B.C.  BUILDING SUPPLIES  AC. RENTALS* BUILDING  SUPPLY LTD.  All Your Building Needs  Madeira Pork Phone 883-2585  WINDSOR PLYWOODS  [the Fly wood People |  ALL PLYWOOD  Exotic ond Construction  Panelling ��� Door* ��� Moulding*  Glue* . Insulation  Gibsons 886-9221  Hwy 101  CABINETMAKERS  OCEANSIDE FURNITURE  &.CABINET SHOP  serving satisfied customers for 18 years  Custom-designed kitchens and bathrooms  Furniture for home and office  Expert Finishing  R. Birkin  .Beach Ave., Roberts Creek, B.C. VON 2W0  Phone 885-3417, 885-3310  CONTRACTORS  J.B. EXCAVATING CO. LTD.  886-9031  Dump Truck ��� Backhoe ��� Cat  Water, Sewer, Drainage Installation  Landclearlng  nn ESTIMATES  I  L ft H SWANSON LTD.  READY-MIX CONCRETE  Sand and Gravel ��� Backhoe  Ditching - Excavations  PORPOISE BAY ROAD  885-9666  Box 172, Sechelt, B.C.  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Box 694, Gibsons, B.C.  ���lair Kennet, tales manager  Phone 886-2765  Ui* thow space* to  rtoch nearly 15,000 peopli  GRAPHIC DESIGNS  GRAPHIC DESIGNS  All Residential & Commercial Advertising  Needs are Handled. 'Specializing in Lettering, Photography & Displays.  MICHAEL BAECKE  885-3153  HAIRDRESSER  SECHELT BEAUTY SALON  Dianne Allen, proprietor  Expert Hair Styling  Cowrie Street Phone  Sechelt 885-2818  HEATING  SECHELT HEATING  ft INSTALLATION  Gas, OH S Electric Furnaces  Fireplaces, Sheet Metal  Wayne Brackett  Ph. 885-2466  Box 726  Sechelt, B.C.  Hotels  PENDER HARBOUR HOTEL  Madeira Park Ph. 883-2377  Conventions, Dinners, Croup Meeting.,  i Wedding* and Private Parties  ��� FULL HOTEL FACIIITHS ���  LANDSCAPING  PHone 886-7721  Res, .144 ?tS4.884 9324  EVERGREEN LANDSCAPING  and  GARDEN MAINTENANCE  FOR AN EVER BLOOMING GARDEN  WILLIAM BORAGNO     Free Estimates  [tango] 886-5033  WB--^a����MM-Min--aMa-_e  MACHINE SHOPS   At the Sign of the Chevron  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  ft MARINE SERVICE LTD.  Machine Shop ��� Arc & Acetylene Welding  Steel Fabricating Mar Ine Ways  Automotive 8 Marine Repairs  PEST CONTROL  PIED PIPER COMPANY LTD.  BONDED PEST CONTROL SERVICES  call Paul M. Bulman at 434-6641  7061 Gllley Ave. Burnaby  PLUMBING & HEATING  ' "    -'<���"��� ������-"���-���"��� ������������������������.����������.-i|W��  ,-i���.iii   ��� ���..,-.11���i -i ���  SPECTRON SHEET METAL A ROOFING  Bex 710 Glbtont  1886-9717 days  * Heating and Ventilation  ' Tar and Gravel Roofing  Ron Olsen Lionel Speck  886-7B44 886-7962  RENTALS  SEWING MACHINES  BERNINA  Sales & Service to All Makes  RENTALS  Fabric House, Gibsons    Ph. 886-7525  SEWING MACHINE  REPAIRS ft SERVICE  All Makes  days 886-2111 eves. 886-9247  TIRES  A.C. RENTALS LTD.  TOOLS 8 EQUIPMENT  RENTALS B SALES  Ecny-Strlp Concrete Forming Systems  Compressor* - Rototiller* ��� Generators  Pump* - Earth Tampers  Sunshine Coast Hwy A Francis Peninsula Rood  Madeira Park Ph. 883-2585  RETAIL STORES  C ft S HARDWARE  Sechelt, B.C.  APPLIANCES ~  HARDWARE  HOME FURNISHINGS  Phone 885-9713  ROOFING  SPECTRON SHEET METAL ft ROOFING  Box 710 ��-t,-��-. Olbsons  886-9717 Days  'Heating and Ventilation  * Tar and Gravel Roollng  Ron Olten  886-7844  Lionel Speck  886-7962  For Quick Results  Uie Timet Adbriefs!  COASTAL TIRES  Sunshine Coast Highway  Box 13, Gibsons, B.C.  886-2700  SALES 8 SERVICE  All Brands Available  Monday to Saturday, 8:30 am to 3:30 pm  Friday evening by appointment only  TREE TOPPING  PEERLESS TREE SERVICE  Complete Tree Service  Prompt, Guaranteed, Insured Work  Prices You Can Trust  Phone J. Rltbey,  885-2109  \  It Pays To Use The Times' Directory Advertising Sports brief*  f<^ xikiiZ'#fuP -f \l i^A1^8!11^���;  Wf?J"  l*A��V***JslI   fa) ���      Waa* *' ���.  '     4    K  T**��, �������*'  Him ifii^iii i ihiiifir  - A'  '<*���*  Not much biting  By RICK CROSBY  VANCOUVER   HASTINGS   Reps  player passes the'puck out of Gales'  check in second period of action at the  Sechelt Ice Arena on November 5,  Gales took the Reps 9-2 in  decidedly agressive contest.   *  HOWE SOUND Secondary School  Rugby player dashes through  Chatelech lines in finals between  Squamish and Chatelech Junior High  School during Howe Sound District  Rugby   Tournament  at - Chatelech  November 4. The Squamish team won  the tournament after beating.  Chatelech 10-9.  GIBSONS THIRD man has run his   in during an evenly matched game at   game  limit as Maralomas teammates close   Elphinstone field November 5, This  Polarity yoga session set  in a 3-3 tie.  Fishing in the Gibsons area continues  to be slow. The locals are going out every  day and are trolling and mooching inside  the Gap but they're not catching any of  those winter springs yet. Up around  Pender Harbour a few winter springs are  coming in around the eight to 10 pound  range. Mooch or troll slowly for these and  try the water near the A frame.  RUGBY ,  Gibsons Third and Fourth Divisions  took a bye this week. Vancouver Rugby  Union Standings to date are as follows:  Vancouver Scribes are in first place,  Gibsons Third, second and Gibsons  Fourth, In fourth place.  HOCKEY  , FoUowing is the Gales Club schedule up  until Christnias. November 19-10���Powell  River vs Gales. November 26-27 ��� Abbotsford vs Gales. December 3-4 ��� Merrit  vs Gales. December 10-11 ��� New Westminster vs Gales. December 17-18 ���  Powell River vs Gales.  All games will be at the Sechelt Ice  Arena: Saturday games are at 8:30 p.m..  Sunday games are at 2 p.m.  WOMEN'S SOCCER  Enough women have showed an interest in forming a ladies soccer team to  schedule a practice Sunday, November 20,  3 p.m. at the Sechelt Elementary School  field. Everyone is welcome. For more  information phone Nancy McLeod, days  885-2617 and evenings 885-5607.  WOMEN'S RUGBY  Cheryl Douglas is looking for women,  interested in forming a ladies' rugby  team. AU those who would Uke to play  should phone 886-9606.  MEN'S SOCCER  As of November 12, teams in the B.C.  Mainland Soccer League have, started  competition for the Provincial Cup. The.  first Cup game to be played on the  Peninsula this season was between the  Elphinstone Wanderers and Air Canada  from Vancouver.  The   two   teams   met   on   Sunday,;  November 13 at"Lari^aW Elementary,,  School field in a muddy battle to decide  who would go on for a crack at the cup. The  Wanderers were knocked Out, losing 2-1.  The action started early with Nick  Bergnoch scoring in the first five minutes  of the game for the Wanderers. Shortly  after, Air Canada tied it up shooting a goal  in on a free kick. Near the end of the first  half Air Canada came in again for their  second goal as Brian Dawson tipped one in  past Wanderers goaUe Jan DeReus from a  foul shot off teammate Andy Botwich.  This was the end of the scoring as the  second half opened with both teams  Sechelt lanes  WEDNESDAY LADIES BOWLING        ;  . Nice .200 g^rnes were roUed by Esther  Berry 200, Betty Morris M, LU McCourt  289, and 200, Marg Humm 247,207; Lenora  Kohack 204, Marg Auld 261; Lynne Pike  220,243; Pat Squire 220; Phyllis Hunford  211; LeslieFitch 270; Janice Hanslett 287;  Dot Bounty 241.  Nov. 0." y. y  Pauline Clifford 239, Marg Humm 218,  May Walker 214, Lynne Pike 259, Pat  Squire M, PhyWs Hunford 249, Doyle  Siebert 232, Mildred Drummond 229.  sloshing through the mud in efforts to get a  steady, shot between the goal posts. The  second half belonged to the Wanderers  who had the ball where they wanted it on  several occasions but were unable to  power shot it into the goal.  In other soccer action the Sechelt  Chiefs beat Wakefield 5-2.on November 13  at Hackett Park. The match was tied 2,-2  until the last 20 minutes of the game when  the Chiefs surged ahead and scored three  more go^ls. On November 12 the  Renegades lost to the Metros at Slocan  Park 6-5 and the Pender Harbour Bananas  won over Gibsons 'B' at Langdale School  541.  INTER SCHOOL SPORTS  Basketball has started and the  Elphinstone Senior Boys are practicing for  an upcoming tournament at Hillside  School November 18 and 19. Like  voUeybaU and rugby, basketball games  wiU be played between teams throughout  the Lower Mainland. More information on  this is forthcoming when the schedules  have been completed.  The Peninsula Times Page A-5  Wednesday, November 16,1977  - ��� >��� -    s.��     ' .    i  On the rocks  mimtmmimmmmmmm^mmmammmmmmimmmmmmrmmmmmm  ��� by Pot Edwards  The men's bonspiel is fast approaching  and Maurice Pearson is stiU looking for  three rinks to f Ul out the draws. If you are  stiU toying with the idea of entering, stop  playing around and caU either Maurice or  the Winter Club to get your name on the  roster. Prizes are valued at more than  $1,000 and our now-famous lady caterers  are preparing a banquet fit for king or  curler.  If you have noticed an improvement in  the ice surface lately, it is probably due to  the purchase of an ice shaver. Gus is very  pleased with it as it has eliminated the  necessity pf flooding the sheets.  Several people I have, spoken to  recently were under the impression that  the general meeting on November 29 is for  debenture holders only. I don't know  where the idea originated since aU curlers  are members of the club and therefore  have a vote. Come out on the 29th and have  a say in what goes on.  Polarity. Yoga Is balancing the life  energy to equalize its flow on both sides of  the body. It works on releasing blocks in  the nervous system to allow energy to flow,  in an uninterrupted manner. Many of the'  exercises combine movement with sound  and stretching.  The planned Workshop will Involve  polarity exercises,  body readings and  massage with Sharon Coulthurst and  relaxation led by Evans Hermon.  It will be held on Saturday, November  26, from l p.m. to 5 p.m., in tho Kindergarten room of the Roberta Creek  Elem, School, and aU that you need to<  bring Is a Yoga mat and blanket or a  sleeping bag. The |4 fee should be prepaid,  and you may register by phoning the  Fitness Service at 885-3611.  ;.*.ff ''��S\*V��is��5��liW��a  m  mmmmnM. v** ��m  ml  /"'fS'fcs'j:  ,H'���/����.  JfMt  ,jN^V^f',s^'W',X',i(ffli/1  iB   M^^ m^    _-^"��    Manufacturer's  ' H'^^X     _^P^E     <^_^_M_r   -^_L-.��..__. ,. ��_j-���_, ���- m _ .��� urn  mmmW  -���r^k.      ��� ^���w^-       HRIUN d|IVMII  Discount offered on 197B modols at I������� than 1977 pricos.  Coma In and tee our It ft. models on Display  TRAIL BAY SPORTS  Uch.lt  ������5.2812  Cowrlo Street  U'mtWf  ��� iP i'k'-r  JUt'stS,*,/,  V^jl.ta-'1'1'  \ i ^k y ,$  .vf:f  f.'Wv ���    .i  Fightthe  lung  cripplers  Emphysema, Asthma, Tuberculosis,  Chronic Bronchitis, Air Pollution  Use  Christmas  Seals  f  Toy Box Buddies  ���  HANDMADE WOODEN TOYS  * Rocking Hon os  * Toy Boxes -  * Namo Plaques  * Animal Clothes Hangar  * Polo Ponlos  * Childproof Paint  A����abi.��"He CEDAR SHANTY",n SS"  *        >  Cowrlo St.  Socholt  r  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  v:  i';  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  I  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  BRITISH COLUMBIA HYDRO & POWER AUTHORITY  POWER OUTAGE  Weather Conditions Permitting,  Electric Power Will Be Interrupted  As Follows:���  TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 1977-OUTAGE ON 12P51  REDROOFFS AREA  Powor off from 9:00 am to 11:30 am  Redrooffs Road North of Community Hall to  Shell Station, Halfmoon Bay.  Powor off from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm  Redrooffs Road North and Wost of Community  Hall, including Northwood, Westwood and  Wild wood roads.  WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 1977  Power off from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon  From Junction of Hwy 101 and East End of  Redrooffs  Road to Francis  Road,  including  Southwood, Coopers, Eureka and Fawn roads.  REASON: these outages are necessary to  improve customer service.  WJ. Do Hart,  9   Acting Line Supervisor  ���������������������'' ��-. _*     _- J  ������^^ m^am ammm >a-^H wmw ^^m mmmm %%%%��� mmm* \mmm ^M ^mm ^mm mmm i^LM ^mm ^mw o^M m^e aa-M �����_������ mm* m^aj mma <_���_���  _^_| mmw  Sjff*K      m*  Y,."s'li<( j./mJIvSsl'JMiM**''  ./��<*?��.����'***<**''  ,ftM.tmMtimmrM>'^'  ^ma*m  ^mrmmtamm  -*���('   '.' MORE ABOUT  ���From Page A-l  Regional board rejects plans  the proposal to proceed as far as it did.  In moving that the contract be rejected,  Paterson observed, "I have been criticized  for my inquisitiveness.  "It is very, very obvious the people in  Area A don't want cluster housing," he  said.  Mulligan questioned the board's  practice of giving first and second  readings to obviously controversial  Courtenay lawyer  to be appointed  court prosecutor  A new, permanent court prosecutor is  about to be' appointed for the Sunshine  Coast,- the Peninsula Times has learned.  Eric Chesterly, now a Courtenay  lawyer, will take over the crown  prosecutor's job in Powell River from  Richard Gibb who is moving to Prince  George-  Chesterly will also appear in Sechelt  provincial court on a regular basis. He is  expected to make his first appearance  before the end of November.  During the last year over half a dozen  crown prosecutors have been assigned to  the Sechelt area, a situation which lead to  complaints from local RCMP officials who  said the turnover made it impossible for  the lawyers to acquaint themselves  adequately with case details.  Please get your Christmas Crackers  early! Quantities are limited. ��� Miss  Bee's, Sechelt.  proposals in order to take the proposals to  a public hearing. He said the procedure  tends, to falsely imply board approval.  "We're sort of leading the developer,  along."       ��� .     . '  Thompson replied, however, "I don't  feel there's any way you can protect a  developer. He's out to make a profit. You  win some, you lose some, and that's just  the way it is."  Prior to the boad's vote on the question,  Ratepayers' President Harrison read a  statement endorsing the board's apparent  intent to reject tlie plan (based on the then  just-completed planning committee  recommendation). He criticized Paterson's handling of the proposal, however,  saying that it should have been stopped  immediately after the director's area  planning committee recommended  against it on March 16.  The board voted unanimously against  granting a land use contract to developer  Olaf Klassen for an 18 unit strata title  development on Lowfer Road.  . Although there were some unresolved.  technical questions about the plan (for  example, provisions for water supply and  adequate drainage), the rejection, as in  the case-of the Canoe Pass proposal, was  primarily a political decision. About 40  persons attending the October 26 public  hearing on the development were overwhelmingly in opposition to the concept of  cluster housing. r  Prior to the board vote, Marabelle  Bulmer bf Hanbury Road presented a 250  name petition opposing the development.  Among the names of the petition presented  to Almond was that of Almond himself.  "In Roberts Creek we have Vz acre  zoning and that's what the people want,"  Almond said.  PageA-6  The Peninsula times  Wednesday, November IS, 1977  BARRY REEVES covers the foundation as Wayne Skinner prepares to  check the level on a playground  climber' at Cedar Grove Elementary.  Nine parents and teacher Bob Cotter  pitched in last Saturday to build an  adventure playground at the new  school. The men plan to finish the job  this weekend.  ���Timesphoto  'P             -               '     \  Attend  the Church  of  your choice  UNITED CHURCH  Rev.AnnetteM.'Reinhardt ,  886-2333  ." 9:30 am��� St. John's, Wilson Creek  11:15 a.m. ��� Gibsons  CHRISTIAN SCIENCE  Service and Sunday School each Sunday  at 11:30 a.m. (except last Sunday in  month at 12:30 p.m.) Wed. Evenings,  7;45.          _         jAr  AU in St. John's United Church.  Davis Bay.  rPhone 885-3157, 886-7882, 883-.9249  ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH  Rev. T. Nicholson, Pastor  TIMES OF SUNDAY MASS  8:00 p.m. Sat. eve. at St. Mary's, Gibsons  8:30 a.m. Our Lady of Lourdes. on the  Sechelt Indian Reserve  10:00 a.m. at The Holy Family Church in  Sechelt  12 noon at St. Mary's Church in Gibsons  BETHEI/BAPTIST CHURCH  Mermaid and Trail. Sechelt  Morning Worship Service...-. Ll: 15 a.m.  Wed. Bible Study 7:00 p.m.  2nd & 4th Sunday every month  Pastor: F. Napora  885-9905  SEVENTH-DAY  ADVENTIST CHURCH  Pastor C. Drieberg  Sabbath School ��� Sat., 3:00 p.m.  Hour of Worship ��� Sat., 4:00 p.m.  St. John's United Church  Davis Bay  Everyone Welcome  For information phone: 885-9750  883-2736  SUNSHINE COAST  GOSPEL CHURCH  '   Davis Bay Road at Laurel  Davis Bay '  Wed. Prayer and Bible Study  Phone 885-52%  ' 'non-denominational"  Pastor Clifford McMullen  V  ,.,.,.<V. ������>,  rs: -. i  REFUSE TO SETTLE  ��� Ferry workers were  ' forced to strike to keep  their contract/  ��� The government ordered  them back to work.  ��� In 1976 and again in 1977  a government mediator  was appointed.  Both times the government  mediator made the same  basic recommendations.  :.:��� Both times the ferry  union accepted.  ��� This year the ferry  corporation ref uses to  accept the mediator's  report. This refusal could  lead to another ferry strike.  ���We'd like to know why tb  ave a ru  �����������  A public service announcement sponsored by the B.C. Federation of Labour and the B.C. Government Employees Union. 'Manipulative materials'  approved for children  Section B  Wednesday, November 16,1977  POOR CAROLINE GILL, her patches  have patches. The truth is, however,  that Caroline, a grade 8 student at  Chatelech Junior Secondary, doesn't  come to school in tatters ever day.  She was just dressing down for Sadie  Hawkins Day last Thursday.  ���Timesphoto  Sechelt School Board gave approval in  principal .Thursday to a proposal by the  district's primary teachers that orte  supporter called "a major step toward  reducing failure In schools.".  The proposal by the learning conditions  committee of the Sechelt Teachers*  Association is for more funds to buy  blocks, letters, toys and other materials  that Grade 1 children can touch and handle  for enjoyment and learning.  The committee, with the unanimous,  support of Grade 1 teachers in the district,  wan&the board to budget $200 for each  Grade 1 teacher for the purpose of purchasing "manipulative materials",.  Many children who enter Grade 1 are  not ready for pencil and paper, activities  involving abstract symbols, but need to  learn concepts through handling a variety,  of materials, said the brief to the,b^ard,  prepared^ by Judy Gates, Fran Jovick,  Mary Mellis and Jody Filling.  Because of the shortage of  manipulative materials inj tirade 1  classrooms at present, some primary  teachers are buying or making their own  materials or asking children to bring  things from home, the committee said.������������-;  Ed  Nicholson,   Special. education'  director for the district, told the board he'  was "surprised and impressed'" by the  quality of the seven-page brief.  "This (proposal) could be a major step  toward reducing failure in schools," he  said. "My research shows that there is  often too early symbolic writing and  reading. This plan would encourage the  child to deal with concrete materials, get  the feel and touch of letters, for example,  not just the sound."  The brief contends that manipulative  materials can meet needs in the four  categories of learning ��� physical, social,  emotional and cognitive ��� and stimulate  the resourcefulness and imagination of  primary children.  The board commended the committee  for its well-prepared brief.  Superintendent John Denley will meet  a. committee of primary teachers to  discus^ the proposal further.  In addition to the brief, the Learning  Conditions Committee gave the board a 30-  page list of manipulative materials  .compiled by the Primary Teachers  /LAssociaton of B.C. -   .  ��$*  svfc  ��� U VITI I  OR     Bank of Montreal  Board frustrated in search for Bowen school site  The Sechelt School Board's frustrating  attempts to obtain land for expansion of  Bowen Island Community School will be  outlined to Bowen Island residents tonight.  Withdrawal of an offer to sell about five  acres of the 78-acre Collins farm has left  the board with two less desirable options  ��� building the addition on a steep portion  of the present site or purchasing MacMillan Bloedel property at a remote site  near Tunstall Bay.  Preliminary engineering and architectural plans had been drawn up for  the Collins site when Mrs. Fougberg withdrew her offer on the advice of one of her  five sisters.  "Every day the situation gets more  complex," secretary-treasurer Roy Mills  told the board Thursday. "Opportunities  (for suitable land) open up and then closet  It's all very frustrating."  He explained that Mrs. Fougberg's  offer to discuss the sale of her portion of  the Collins property with the school  district was withdrawn on the advice of a  sister who was vehemently opposed to  seeing a school developed on the site. The  sister, Mrs. Jamieson of Vancouver, also  phoned the school district to object to the  proposed sale, on the grounds that the  project would attract more traffic and  spoil the beauty of the area.  Mrs. Fougber a Squamish. resident,  was "regretful, apologetic and firm"  about withdrawing her offer, Mills told the  Times;. '''.'*  If me%ddftitfrtar c1ai#-��^li6fitn^  and activity area were built on tile present  school site, a playing field would have to  be dug up for a septic tank disposal system  and the new construction would take place  on the steeper portion of the L-shaped  property, Mills said.  "It would be much better to start on a  new site."  There is little flat land available on the  island and the MB property at Tunstall  Bay is remote from the population centre,  he added.  In other school construction news, the  Court news  board was told that the addition tc  Madeira Park Elementary is two weeks  ahead of schedule but roofing has beer,  delayed by the heavy rainfall this month  Taxi service  . Gibsons Alderman Ted Hume says he  stated at the November 1 village council  meeting, that the local taxi service '%.��  worfce today than it was 20 years ago.';*"  ' Hume said he did not say that the taxi  service has deteriorated over the last 20  years, as was attributed to him in a Times  article last week, and that he did not intend to criticize operation of the service by  the company's previous owner.  Advertisings  saves you  time!  CANADIAN ADVERTISING ADVISORY BOARD  * 14 Days in  London.  *% to Tahiti  ��� 2 Weeks in  the Orient  ik Rio de Janeiro >  * 6 Other  Vacations  OR  ��� One of 100  Cash Prizes of  $1000 Each.  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In asking Johnson not to imprison his  client, lawyer Robert Reid said  Christiansen, now unemployed, was  negotiating a business deal that would be  Jeopardized by a Jail term.     '  A person convicted of a second drinking  and driving charge can be imprisoned for  a maximum of one year.  Johnson Imposed the $1,000 fine on  Christiansen after saying he had to take  into account "the recentness of his  previous offense."  The judge also instructed Christiansen  to report regularly to a probation officer,  to undergo alcohol counselling and to  enroll in the impaired drivers course.  Twice, during last week's court sitting,  Johnson lashed out at lawyers who allowed  clients to change pleas from innocent to  guilty without notifying court officials that  a lengthy trial was no longer necessary.  "This matter of setting things down for  trial and then pleading guilty is wasting  everyone's tlmo," the Judge said.  "It's wasting court time; It's wasting  staff Ume. 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He  is  survived by 2 grandsons, 6  sisters and his wife.     3559-51  Card of Thanks  I WOULD Uke to take this  opportunity to thank Dr.  Bernstein and the nursing  staff of intensive care unit St.  Mary's Hospital for their care  of my dear husband Fred  during his stay in the hospital.  And grateful thanks to all my  relatives and good neighbors  for their help and cards of  sympathy. Thanks to the  Devlin Funeral Home and to  the Rev. Godkin for his  comforting words.  Harriet Helliar  3541-51  WE WOULD like to thank our  friends and neighbors for all  the cards and letters received  on the death of my father.  Dave Pollock Jr. & family  3548-51  Birth Announcements  DUE TO inflation, the value.of  the Nickel family has increased to twenty cents, with  a new edition, Shawna Louise,  issued October 13,1977. Hank  & Jackie Nickel, Calgary.  3542-51  Personal  COME IN TO J&C Electronics  for your free Radio Shack  catalogue. 1327-tfn  QUALITY   cement   or  carpentry work. Carpets. 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VON 3A0  CLASSIFICATION  ���'  1���  ���   , ,  ___ . -_- J  60��  60��  60��  Nome  Address  Postal Code   Tel No.  The Peninsula Times Classifieds  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  ��� i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  I  i  i  -i  I  i  i  i  i  I  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  l  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  I  i  i  i  I  i  i  i  i  REALTY  LTD.  BOX 100, MADEIRA PARK, B.C.     ,.,  TQLL FREE FROM VANCOUVER: 689-7623  PHONE: PENDER HARBOUR 883-2233  Member of Multiple Listing Service  WATERFRONT HOMES  f LAKEFRONT PROPERTIESf  CARTERS LANDING ��� Sakinaw Lake ��� 24.8;fc,Qcres with 1.350 fc ft  ���lakefront, creek, road access, house, laro1* parking and boat  launching area. $135.000. ��� ���   '  . ,     1  '  D.L. 3258 ��� between SAKINAW and RUBY LAKES ��� 37 i acres with  1,500�� ft waterfront on Sakinaw Lake, creek. Holowell Road  ends Qt property. $110,000. -     ,  SAKINAW'LAKE ���.16 acres with 750+' ft of sheltered waterfront  with southern exposure. Water access only. $36,000.  RUBY LAKE ��� 113 J; acres of excellent land 400' waterfront on  Ruby Lake, 2,600 =�� ft waterfront on lagoon, 2 houses, trailer  spaces. $120,000.  SAKINAW LAKE ��� 57.5�� acres with 3,500_: ft sheltered waterfront. 2 summer cottages, 2 docks, water access only. $200,000.  BARGAIN HARBOUR ��� Beautiful 1343�� sq ft 3 bdrm home,  basement, with imported.stone fireplace. Situated on an excellent  .82�� acre,treed lot with 130-__ ft. low bank sheltered waterfront,  with float. $149,000.  HOTEL LAKE��� 105�� ft excellent lakefront lot. 1/2 acre with hydro  and easy access. $20,000.  RUBY LAKE ��� lot 4 has 117+ ft good lakefront, driveway in from  Hallowell Road, serviced with hydro. $17,600.  EGMONT ��� 280�� ft good waterfront on Egmont Point. 1.15+  acres, southerly exposure, beach float, 9503; sq ft partly furnished  one bdrm cottage, tool shed. Water access only. $59,000  MADEIRA PARK ��� furnished duplex on 52 ft waterfront. Upper floor  has one bdrm furnished suite with large sundeck. Lower floor has  furnished bachelor suite with Franklin fireplace. Access from  Johnstone Road. $60,000.  SAKINAW LAKE ���1300+ ft choice lakefront with 24�� nicely treed  acres. 4 bdrm furnished Panabode home with sundeck on 4 sides.  Floats, 2 boats and motors. A very nice property. $105,000.  RUBY LAKE ��� 3 bdrm partially furnished cottage with antique brick  fireplace, sundeck. Hydro. Situated on 96 ft choice lakefront in a  sheltered cove. Road access. $49,000.  GERRANS BAY ��� Over 3,000 sq. ft. of living area in this architect  designed 3 BR home, situated on a large landscaped lot with 130*  ft. deep, sheltered waterfront. $95,000.  HOMES  FRANCIS PENINSULA ��� 330 �� ft waterfront just outside Harbour  entrance. 2 bdrm home,, partial basement, with sweeping view of  Harbour entrance, islands and Gulf. Good garden area. $128,000.  KLEINDALE ��� 2.2 ACRES WITH SIDE BY SIDE DUPLEX ��� Choice land  with one 2 bdrm unit and one 3 bdrm unit, located on Garden Bay  Road close to secondary school. $85,000.  IRVINES LANDING ��� 2 bdrm home with view over Lee Bay. W/w  carpets, sundeck, range S fridge included. Close to Marina and Govt  Wharf. Trade considered on house in Vancouver area. $31,900.  EGMONT ��� Small A-frame cabin on .66 acres lease property  with 103+ ft waterfront. Approx 15 years remaining on* lease.  Hydro and water. Access by boat or float plane. $ 14,900.  GUNBOAT BAY ��� 5 + acres, 152�� ft waterfront, access from Hwy  101 near Madeira Pork. 3 bdrm home, 3 cottages, float. $115,000.  WATERFRONT ACREAGI  BARGAIN HARBOUR ��� 700 �� ft waterfront with rocky beach. 16��  acres on both sides of Hwy 101, nicely treed with many arbutus  trees. Small older cottage with fireplace and bathroom, and 8' x 26'  furnished trailer. Property could possibly be subdivided. $165,000.  MADEIRA PARK ��� Architect designed 4 BR view home on Gulfview  Road. An interesting home with range, fridge, washer & dryer, dishwasher and Acorn fireplace included in purchase price. Close to  school, shopping and moorage facilities. $77,000.  PAQ LAKE ��� 5+ ACRES WITH 3 BDRM SPLIT .-EVEL HOME. Fireplace,  half basement with rec room. Separate single carport, storage shed.  Nicely treed land with-fruit trees, garden and view over lake.  $77,500.  GARDEN BAY ESTATES ��� brand new 3 bdrm cedar home with 2 full  floors of living area. 2 fireplaces, sundeck, Harbour view. $73,500.  NELSON ISLAND ��� 40 unique acres with 1500 ft sheltered  waterfront on Westmere Bay, 225 + ft lakefront on West Lake. 3  Mrm>.hpme,|2r^tag^ '  AGAMMEMNON BAY ��� 200+ ft waterfront with 900 ft frontage on  Egmont. Road adjacent to Jervis View Marina. 5.11 acres. Spectacular view up Jervis Inlet and fishing on your doorstep. $68,000.  RONDEVIEW ROAD, FRANCIS PENINSULA ��� 1711 sq ft 3 bdrm  ranch style home, ensuite, on large level lot. Immediate possession.  Reduced to $65,000.  ELLIOTT ROAD, GARDEN BAY LAKE ��� Well-built 670+ sq ft home  GARDEN BAY ��� 3 1/2+ acres with'500�� ft sheltered waterfront.  A very nice parcel. $122,500, '  EARLS COVE ��� 557 acres good land with 450+  ft sheltered  waterfront adjoining Earls Cove Ferry Terminal. $125,000.  NELSON ISLAND ��� 4.8 treed acres on Westmere Bay, with 1400 ft  beautiful waterfront with nice cove & beach. $40,000.  NARROWS (NLET ��� 6 small, secluded low bank waterfront  acreages, 5 ocres to 14 acres. 22 miles from Sechelt, or 14 miles  from Egmont. Priced from $24,500 to $39,500.  I  LOTS  ACREAGE  15  1. RUBY LAKE ��� Lot 28, seml-waterfront lot. Road access, hydro.  $9,500.  2. MADEIRA PARK ��� serviced lots, most with view,  close to.  schools, stores, PO & marinas. $9,000 to $22,000.  3. FRANCIS PENINSULA ���- several good building lots, serviced with  hydro and water. $10,000-$ 13,500.  4. FRANCIS PENINSULA ROAD ��� 77 ft road frontage on  this  Inexpensive lot, situated about  1/2 mile past Medical Clinic.  $8,000.  3. GARDEN BAY ESTATES ��� serviced view lot In an area of fine,  view homes. $21,230.  6. GARDEN BAY LAKE ��� nlcoly treed lot on Elliot Road" with view of  lake, Drain Held I* in. $12,900.  7. NARROWS ROAD ��� Good building lots close to Madeira Park.  $9,000 & $9,500.  8. MADEIRA PARK ��� cleared building lot with 81 ft frontage on  Gulfview Road, spectacular view over Pender Harbour. $14,000.  9. SECHELT ��� Level, naturally treed lot, 75V150' on Norwest Bay  Road. $10,500.  10. SANDY HOOK ������ View lol on Porpoise Drive, clote to public  beach. $8,300.  11. SINCLAIR  BAY  ROAD        2 good  building lots.   $16,000 to  $18,900.  12. LANGDALE CHINES ~- Lot 35 at end of Grady Road. Good treed  building lot with mountain view. Clote to Langdale ferry. $13,300.  13. PENDER LAKE PROPERTIES ��� new 15 lot subdivision. Thete  teml-watorfront A view lott are situated on Sinclair Bay Road,  clote to Hotel Lake A Garden Bay Lake. Mott lots hove a driveway In  and all are terviced with Hydro A Water.  lotl  $14,500     Lot6 $13,000 Lot 11  Lot 7 $15,000 Lot 12  LotB $13,500 Lot 13  lot 9 $22,500 Loi 14  lot 10 $19,500 Lot 15  FRANCIS PENINSULA ��� New 3 bdrm split level home, partial  basement, unfinished rec room. Situated on Lot 47, Rondeview  Road. $60,000. ?^  GARDEN BAY ESTATES ��� Spacious 3 bdrm cedar home, built 1975,  designed for luxurious living from the well appointed kitchen to the  open beam living area with its red plush shag carpets and frosted  marble fireplace. Many extras in this fine home.' $115,000.  GARDEN BAY ��� 4 bdrm family home, Recently remodelled, on  large landscaped lot. Close to stores, PO & marinas. $45,000.  NARROWS ROAD - 3 BR ranch style home, built 1976. on Wesjac  Road, near Madeira Park. Carport and sundeck. $39,900.  1. MIDDLEBOINT ��� 9.5�� fairly level treed acres with 2 bdrm  home. 850+_ ft highway frontage. $55,000.  2. D.L. 2392 ��� 160 + acres, situated approx 1 1/2 miles above  Hwy 101. Access by old logging road. Trails and roads throughout  this nicely treed usable land. $160,000.  3. KLEINDALE ��� approx 20 acres of fairly level land with approx 10.  acres cleared. $38,000.  4. IRVINES LANDING ��� 2.87 level acres, view, across road from  public waterfront access. $33,000.  5. NEAR MADEIRA PARK ��� 15,12 acret with 2150+ ft hwy frontage, Zoned R31. $46,000.  6. MIDDLE POINT ��� 18.9 acres on Hwy 101 with 2 bdrm cottage,  small creek. $40,000.  7. MADEIRA PARK ��� 3+ acres, seml-lakefront treed property with.  3 bdrm home overlooking Poq (Lilies) Lake. $77,500.  8. FRANCIS PENINSULA���1.5+ acre treed lot. easy access, eaty to  build on. NOW $15,000.  9. BARGAIN HARBOUR ��� 11/2 acres, nicely treed,  secluded.  Hydro, water, septic tank & drain field In. $25,000.  10. KLEINDALE ��� 23.78 acres on Menqcher Road, |ust olf Hwy 101.  Some merchantable timber on property. $50,000.  Lot 2  ..$13,500  lot 3  ,..$13,500  lot ,4 , .  .,$15,000  lot 3  ...$15,500  $18,000  .$17,500  .$17,500  $17,300  $19,500  I  REVENUE PROPERTIES  i  BUSINESS BLOCK -- MADEIRA PARK  2 concrete block buildings built 1970, with a total lloor area of  8,230   tq   ft.   located on  5.4+ acres   on Hwy 101  at   Franclt  Peninsula Rood, $193,000  PHARMACY ��� MAOEIRA PARK ��� 3,000 sq. ft. leased floor tpace In  Pender Harbour shopping centre. $30,000. for business and  equipment, plut cash for stock In trade.  PARK MOTH ~ 11 modern rental units and 2 BR residence on 1.3*  acres on Sunthlne Coast Highway at Pender Harbour. Ideal for  couple wonting a home and Income. $110,000,  WATERFRONT LOTS  1. SECRET COVE ~ Lot A on Wescan Rd, Steep, but hat good  building site S sheltered moorage. On tewer tyttern. $35,000.  2. GERRANS "BAY ----- 100+ It waterlront with 188 ft frontage on  Franclt Peninsula Road. Driveway, septic tank, water line and  electricity all In. $32,000.  3. GARDEN BAY ESTATES��� 290+ ft waterfront on 1.2 treed ocres.  Driveway In, building sites cleared, septic approved. $33,000.  4. FRANCIS PENINSULA.- Larqe waterfront lot, facing onto Bargain  Harbour, Level building site, $30,000,  5. FRANCIS PENINSULA ~ 70i: ft. bluff waterfront lot wtlh view  over Bargain Harboui1 and accett from Franclt Peninsula Road.  $21,300.  6. MADEIRA PARK ��� 1.4+ treed acres with 75+ tt theltered  waterfront, deep moorage.-Good lol for commercial/residential.  $29,500.  7. FRANCIS PENINSULA��� 132It. waterlront In Pender Harbour. 1.8  acres, deep water eiooroge'^$75,000.  ino  I  ISLANDS  i  i  MOBILE HOMES  iiWBliii'i  JK  r^tW1tAI��AWC3?1f74 12x60' 2 bdrm ���emu* leader; with centre  living room, reverse aisle, stove, fridge A drapes, 6x10' porch. Set  up In IRAB Trailer Court. $10,900.  DAN WILEY  Res.llS-mt  SUTTON ISLAND. EGMONT ~- beautiful 1.7+ acre Island, well  treed, beoch and sheltered cove, located directly In front of Egmont  Marina, An excellent buy, $33,000.  11.6�� ACHt mAND ��������t the entrance to ChareMIt fey, french  Peninsula. 3 bdrm furnished pan-abode cottoge, float, water A  hydro. 11.6+ Acre      Now $169,000.  OLU or JEAN SLADIY  ���8*429*   T  T For Rent  For Rent  ONE BDRM furnished duplex,  Pender Harbour area. $100.  Mrs. Paterson, 883-2647.  3478-  51  LARGE 3 bdrm duplex, w-w  carpet, Roberts Qreek, $250  per mo. incl. heat.; Ph. 885-5305  eves. 3480-51  IN ROBERTS CRE^K, from.  mid-December until mid-  January. A one bdrm, furnished home with large  fireplace, electric heat, w-w  carpeting, washer.and dryer.  Completely private and  across from beach. No pets.  Plant lover preferred. $200  plus hydro. Call Kerra at 885-  3231jTues.toSat.       3501-tfn  DELUX WF cottage, 2 bdrm, '  2 bath: Unfurn. Stove and  fridge. Avail. Dec. 1, $250. Ph.  883-9285. 3508-tfn  MADEIRA PARK, 1 bdrm  fully furn house. Good  location, large lot. Rent low  and negotiable. Ph. (112) 632-  3111, local 501 or 883-9053. 3529-  3  Farm at Pender Harbour  2 bdrm home with 5 stall  stable. 22 acres of pasture.  Within easy reach of main  highway & marinas. $350 per  month. '  .    CENTURY WEST  REAL ESTATE LTD.  885-3271  3561-51  SMALL 2 bdrm cabin, semi-  furnished, reasonable rent,  Garden Bay. Ph. 883-9926.  3547-1  '2te YR OLD.3 bdrm home on  half acre lot, Vfc bathrooms,  full bsmt with 1 bdrm finished,  $325 per month. Ph. 885-3685.  3572-52  MADEIRA  PARK  3   bdrm  bsmt, all elec home, w-w.  $250. PH. 883-2701: :2549-l  NEW  up  &  down  duplex,  walking distance to stores,  Sechelt. 3 bdrm $300; 1 bdrm  $200. Ph. 883-2546. Refs req'd.  3550-1.  SPECIAL! 4 bdrm house,  water view, built-in appliances, 2 fireplaces, dbl  carport, 2 blks to shopping  area in Gibsons. Separate  entrance to ground floor ���  could be sublet for $200. Ph.  886-2306 or 886^9076.       356&-51  AVAIL. NOV 1st, 3 bdrm plus  enste, sundeck, w-w carpet,  fp, fridge, stove, view. Selma  Park. $270. Ph. 885-5492 or 274-  5017. 3576-51  FURNISHED      2      bdrm  /waterfront home. TV, linen,  telephone, carpet. Avail. Dec.  15th. Ph. 885-2627 eves.  3551-2  FURNISHED     waterfront  home,  Pender -Harbour.  Refs. Ph. 731-9355.        3552-51  Mobile Homes  885-9979  Complete Selection  of Mobile Homes  24x44 to 24x60  12x68 Deluxe units  14x52^14x60  and 14x70 available  NOW IN STOCK  14x60Highwood  14x70Highwood  ,Dropinandview!  All units may be furnished and  decorated to your own taste.  Park space availabe for both  single and double wides.  COASTHOMES  Across from  Sechelt Legion  Dave: 885-3859  evenings  Bill: 885-2084  evenings  3441-tfn  12x60 - 1973 EMPEROR.  Furn., ready to move to  your pad. Running gear. W.  Sechelt. $8,700. Ph. (112) 274-  5017 or 885-2047. 351542  8 x 40 THREE room, furn., to  be   moved   from   Irwin  Trailer Park, Gibsons. Offers.  Ph. 886-2644. 3533-52  Cars and Trucks  "65   PLYMOUTH   Fury   nr  station wagon. 1966 Fury HI  almost  complete  for  spare  parts. 883-2410. 2959-tfn  '61VW crewcab PU, rusty but  runs  well.   Reb't  engine,  snow1 tires, radio, iiew brakes,  gen. $350. Ph^885-3189.   3556-1  '68 FORD '% ton PU. New  paint,   muffler,   shocks.  $1,500 obo. Ph. 885^181.    3458-  51 _    .  '77 CORVETTE L88, 4 spd.  AM-FM, pw, ps, pb, luggage  rack. 10,000 mi. Like new.  $10,500 obo. Ph. 883-9277.  346941  '75 % T CHEV. 4 spd. Low  mileage. Good cond.  Ph.  885-9955 aft. 5 p.m.        3491-51  '67 FORD  GALAXIE 500.  Good cond. Ph. 885-9955 aft.  5 p.m. 3492-51  Cars and Trucks  '68 CADILLAC, exc. cond., 4-  dr., Coupe deVillej $2,500  obo. Ph. 883-9066. 3522-52  '65 DODGE TRUCK, running  order. Make offer. Ph. 885-  2163. 350241  74 VEGA Hatchback. 13,000  mi., 4 spd., deluxe vinyl  custom int. Dark metallic  brown with white ' rally  striping. Like new. $2295. Ph.  886-7411.- 2831-tf  71 CHEVjSLLE Malibu, 307  \ auto, ps, pb. $1800 obo. Ph.  885-9881. 3544-1  Pets  For Sale  70 FORD Fairlane,  needs  work,  gd.. running   cond.  $300. Ph. 883-2540. 3545-1  71 4X4 Jeep Wagoneer, V8  auto, 22,000 miles. $5000. Ph.  883-9246,6-9 p.m. 3571-1  Boats and Engines  HOWE SOUND Marine Way.  Boats ups to 80 ft. You do the  work or we do. Ph. 921-7793.        346541  HIGGS MARINE  SURVEYS LTD.      ,  Insurance claims. Condition &  valuation surveys. Serving the ^  Sunshine Coast & B.C. Coastal  waters: Ph. 885-9425, 885-9747,  885-3643,886-9546.        3490-tfn  OUTBOARDS  Winterize & Storage ��� ph. 885-  9626 for details.  .    SUNCOAST POWER &  MARINE   3564-2  34x9 GILLNETTER, MV Gary,  Al. 7 ton A lie, radar, big  phone, VHF,  CB  flasher.  $32,000 firm. Ph. 883-2540.  3546-1  74 REINELL 188 Mercruiser,  sounder, trim tabs, CB,  FWC, anchor winch, galley,  head & trailer. $11,000. Ph.  883-8151.   .'���".'������������,���������        3555,1  EAGER to sell, even at winter  prices. How about a  Christmas gift for the family?  17H ft K&C fg, 85 HP Merc,  full camper top, built-in gas  tank, 2 spare tanks, spare  prop, bilge pump, wipers,  anchor w-200 ft une, misc.  accessories. Newly painted  TBTF bottom. Used lightly all  seasons for 2 yrs. Make an  offer. Ph. 886-9508 or 885-9233  (message).   > 355841  Livestock  CERTIFIED Farrier, HanS  Berger is coming to Coast.  Contact Sunshine Farm. 898-  3751. :������'���,.'        994-tfn  1 CUTE, friendly gray male  kitten. Tetanus snot; 4 cute  Persian-type kittens, 3 black  & wht, 1 orange, need homes.  Ph. 883-2523. 3540-1  DOBERMANN pihscher  puppies. 1 black & tan, 4  fawn & tan. Purebred CKC  reg'd. Tails docked, dew  clawed, puppy ��� shots &  tatooed. Ready to go 2nd week  in Dec. Ph. 8854393.      3553-1  QUALITY FARM  SUPPLY  All Buckerfield Feeds  Hardware - Fencing  Fj_rtilizer - Purina Products-  Alfalfa - Hay - Straw  Good Tack Selection-  Rototillers -ToroLand-  mowers  We are on Pratt Road, 1 mile  south from Highway  PHONE 886-7527  : 11548-tfn  Lost    LOST NEUTERED male cat.  Half-grown, white with grey  and black striped spots.  Missing in Wilson Crk. Trailer  Court. Ph. 885-3241 or 885-3421.  353142  - ' i .���������,,   For Sale   FENDER Bandmaster amp  and speakers, also 1956  Gibson ES 125 TD. Ph. 886-  7253. 346241  UGHT PLANT: Lister diesel,  18 HP w-brush AC  generator, output KUA 11,  RPM 1800, AC volts 230-115.  Phone 265-3298 or write E.  Wanstall, Box 621, Nakusp,  B.C.V0G1R0. 356641  OIL FURNACE, $250; fridge,  $40;, oil stove, $40;  baby  carriage, $10; accordion, $80.  Ph. 883-9665. 3565-1  COMPLETE   double   bed,  wooden  headboard,   $65  firm. B&W portable TV, $25.  Ph. 886-9396. 355441  FOR SALE: By Builder. 3  bdrm home in Gibsons. Cnr.  of Pratt & Grandview Rd. 1300  sq ft, 2 full bathrooms w-  ceramic splashes and 6 ft.  vanities, vinyl siding, W  insulation in ceiling. Finished  L-shaped rec room w-  Franklin fireplace, heatilator  fireplace upstairs. Deluxe  Citation kitchen w-  dishwasher. Concrete  driveway, lots of wallpaper.  Expensive carpet ana Light  fixtures. $55,900. Ph. 886-7411.      2830-tf  4 WROUGHT iron barstools,  20"  girls bicycle, CCM  skates   513   wht,   copper  firescreen. Ph. 885-3742.  3562-1  AGENT for Fuller Brush now  in Madeira Park. Ph. 883-  9115, eves 883-2671.        3563-1  WOOD TABLE & chairs, $25;  small  TV,  $60;   dropleaf  table, $10. Ph. 885-2766. 357441  CASH REGISTER, electric, 2  total, new 1976. Any reas.  offer. Ph. 885-3450,        352642  Wanted tp Buy  WANT TO buy crib and high-  chair. Ph. 885-3181.    345941  Wednesday, November 16,1977 The Peninsula Timer       Page B-3  Focus on fitness  Unmentionable word  Unrestricted reading for all ages.  Just what is this word?���that we, in the  "Bod Squad" dare not say aloud, are not  allowed to use in advertising, bill printing  or when teaching class. We must be the  souls of diplomacy when it comes to the  word FAT and tightly so, because we are  all far from' perfect and particularly  sensitive about our imperfections. Being  an " member of the F-T brigade, I  should know. I still cringe at the memory,  of the haughty and,very chic salesgirl  informing me- that "MODOM would find  something more suitable in the outsize  department" and all that "MODOM" was  offered there, was a drape tent in sludge  colour.  There used to be other words that came  under the heading unmentionable, in the  not so distant past. Cancer, tuberculosis to  name but two, that have lost the stigma  attached to them because they've been  swept out from under the carpet, though  they still require all the .expertise that  science and medicine can give them.  Not so with FAT! It's within your own  power to do something about it, and I  mean in particular, cellulite (pronounced  CELL-U-LEET) Fat, those bumps and  bulges that are not just normal fat but a  gel like substance made up bf lat, water  and wastes trapped in lumpy immovable  pockets just beneath the skin.;  The cure; correct diet, breathing,  exercise, proper eliminatuH)., massage and .  relaxation, and that's where we the "Bod  Squad" can help you. I have classes  Tuesday and Friday at 12 noon at St.  Hilda's Church Hall, Sechelt, Wednesday  at Continuing Education Building Gibsons  at 12 noon, And Welcome Beach Hall,  Halfmoon Bay Thursday at 1 p.m. I do  special problem spot, massage and  exercise for cellulite fat. Call our office at  885-3611 if you have any queries.  Let's shape up and step out with a new  confidence that no chic sales girl can  shake. Get rid of,the substance and  automatically it won't be necessary to.  mention the unmentionable.���Ronnie  . Dunn  Wl 9 T E I It   LT6 ��� II f A L T O fl  WATERFRONT PROPERTIES  HOPKINS LANDING: Boautlful home on a lovel/ sandy beach.  Landscaped grounds, fully furn., tremendous view are all  features of this 3 bdrm,,1600 sq ft. home with FP. on Point Rd.  Asking $108,000.  THREE ONE-ACRE waterfront lots with easy access to beach,  large trees, privacy and gorgeous view are features of these  properties. Prices start at $40,000.  985-9544       CALL LARRY REARDON        885-9320  1000 ml = 11 (litre)  TIRED OF RENTING?  WANT TO BUY RUT CANNOT AFFORD? Opportunity knocks but  once, Here is your chance. 1280 sq ft brand new 3 bdrm, 2  bathroom, large kitchen & living rm, laundry & storage. Full price  $34,500. 'Bank mortgage available on $1725 down at $295 per mo.  No down payment required on credit approval. Located in Gibsons,  2 blocks from school and shopping.  WHY RENT ��� When you can build up an equity In your own place.  for appointment phone 8&&9890  large Treed Lots  Some view  Serviced with water &  power  Enough room to keep  animals  Nice 2 bedroom home  with view, fireplace,  large picture window,  storage shed.  0venl*9*  886-2481  886-9984  Charles English Ltd.  Gibsons  lev;:   hi  THE HUMBER  TO REMEMBER  ,)Qy  f,t>  1      ���     ;.i :  ' IS'��f*. t  885-2235 (-) e*o.e.  Vane. 689-5838 (24 hrs.  .-.���iif.'.-.'.v.ii -s <��) sjis *.  flal'  T'  u.-si.jaii  .:#$t  : V���^  <W  Box 128  AGENCIES LTD.  Sechelt  We Are As Close As Your Phone  Coast to Coast  Real Estate Service  Call now for our FREE Real Estate Catalogue  TUWANEK ���   #3706  Lamb's Bay beach and boat launch Is right across the street from this gentle slope  treed lot with delightful stream through. There Is power, water and phone along the  road. FP $8,500 with terms. DON HADDEN, 863-9504 eves.  BETTER BUY 03847  Appreciate this larger lot B3 x 240', full/ serviced on a good paved "Cooper" Rd. It's  level, nicely treed and there's good fishing nearby. FP $10,900. BERT WALKER, 883-  3746 eves.  2 STOREY��� 3 BEDROOMS #3870  Mermaid St., 2 blocks to shops. Sound older home, over 1000 sq ft main floor. 2  bedrooms. Also one upstairs. Full unfinished basement, lorge garage off lane, plus  greenhouse. Fenced lot. Heat A hydro In 76 averaged $39 per month. Full asking  price $39,900, has a 10% mortgage. Try your price. PETER SMITH, 885-9463 eves.  SOCK YOgR MONEY IN THE GROUND  Southern outlook, 150' rood frontage. Locate your home to get all  ocean access. FP $11,300. BOB KENT, 0859461 eves.  #3495  the sun. Nearby  FULL 5 ACRES #3832  Well treed small holding on Regional water In Roberts Creek. Two bedroom cottage  a garden area. Atking $33,000. JACK WARN, 886-2681 eves.  NEW HOME #3810  Retire close to good fishing, New 2 bedroom home of 988 sq ft hat stone fireplace,  You can decorate the Interior In your colors. Long sundeck and covered deck wllh 8 x  8' storoge. Partial basement. Electric furnace. Large lot has limited view of Pender  Harbour. Oood value at $41,000. DON HADDEN, 885-9304 eves.  FINE VIEW- SENSIBLE PRICE #3876  Solid, roomy older home ready to respond to the handyman touch. 2 bedroomt up*  and third on lower level. En|oy the walk to thopplng In lower Olbsons from the Coat)  Highway location. $5000 will handle with vendor to carry remainder by Agreement  tor Sale. FP $34,200, often considered. BERT WALKER, 883-3746 eves.  DAVISBAY��� FINE VIEW #3848  Big lot, 71 x 193', fully tervlced except sewer. Drop several maple tre��t at wett end  and there I* the view of the Oulf, FP $14,500. New home areo. PETtR SMITH, 883-  9463 eves.  TRULY A WIDE ANGLE VIEW  #3863  Perch your nest high atop Mason Hill. Water, phone, hydro. Jutt a short woik to easy  tea atcstt, 80 x 139' lot, Ff^ $16,200. BOB KENT, BBS 9461 eves.  I_____2>  OPEN HOUSE  The open house has been sold.   May  we help you? JACK WARN,  885-  2235 24 hrs.  OPEN HOUSE  ARAREBI    RD *3868  Only a lot length removed from the tea shore. A one ocre |ot on water A power.  Prime residential area on quiet Browning Road, Wilton Creek, FP $21,000. JACK  WARN. 886-2681 eves,  COMMERCIAL AREA #3812  4 commercial lott In the centre of Sechelt, This property has street A lane access and  Is toned C-1, Invest now and be ready for construction when new sewer Is operating.  For price A details call DON HADDEN, 885-9304 evet or 885-2233 office,  CONVENIENT IS THE WORD #3877  To the golf course or the ocean from this 3 bedroom 73 model mobile homes on  Redrooflt Road, Nice natural setting, quiet and Ideal for retired couple or young  fomily. Most furniture ond appliances Included. Offers to FP $29,900. BERT WALKER,  883-3746 eves.  DAVIS BAY ��� 3 BEDROOM #3352  One block to beoch, generous lot facet west to water. 1200 sq ft home on one floor,  3 t>edroomt, tewing room, plut utility, Unfinished half basement, automatic oil heat  and very fine heatilator fireplace In 26x12' living room. Listed at $41 000, Trv an  offer. PETER SMITH, 883-9463 eves. *  SEPTIC TANK NOW SEWERS SOON #3745  Right on Sechelt's waterfront boulevard, Partial fencing and landscaping. Corner  location 73 x 126' lot near ready for building. FP $38,300. BOB KENT, 8838361 eves.  FOR A YOUNG FAMILY #3879  Pull high clearance basement horn* with 3 bedrooms up. Oreof view, good yard,  $33,000. Gronthamt on north/south section of Reed Road. JACK WARN, 896-2681  <eves,  MADEIRA PARK LOT #3854  Recreational or retirement lot, treed, close to the water and mile along quiet road.  Slie approximately 75 x 105'. Zoned R3L. Priced to sell at $10,700. DON HADDEN,  885-9504 eves.  PRIVACY ASSURED #3884  For thote seeking nice acreage property these 2 acre parcels on Highway 101 at  Kleindale should be seen. From $18,000 with term., do yourself a favor, look these  over or let me show you. Offert to BERT WALKER, 885-3746 eves.  BOATERS ��� LOOK AT THIS #3723  On seml-waterfront lot In Tuwanek, see this 2 bedroom mobile home. On concrete  foundation, septic tank Installed. Automatic oil furnace, hydro. All furnished too,  Includes washer, range 4 fridge. The bqpt launch across the road. Vendors ask  $21,000. Look It over. PETER SMITH, 883-9463 eves.  JUST THE RIGHT LOCATION ON WATERFRONT     ��� #3606  An acre of property 102' waterfront. 3 bedroom, modern, full basement 1200 sq ft  home. Private driveway to beach. Heated garage. BOB KENT, 885-9461 evet.  SECHELT LOT ~ #3856  Level lot, Nice Inlet view, near marina A Ice arena. All local services. All new homes  In area. Lot slxe 70 x 125', FP $12,000. DON HADDEN, 885-9304eves.  LUXURY 2 BEDROOM ON OVER 1/2 ACRE #3804  Lovely parklike grounds, with fine stream on one side. The home suits ihe grounds,  all large rooms, much better than average finish, washable vinyl wall coverings.  Fireplace plus perimeter electric heat. The 4 ma|or appliances with sale, new with  house, less than one year old. Huge encloted garage ond workshop under house  roof, plus a shed. Owner looks ot olfert to $73,000 listed price. PETER SMITH. 885-  9463 ev��s.  DAVIS BAY BEAUTY , #3858  2 bedroom retirement home well built with quality material, Arliona sondttone  heatilator fireplace. View from master bedroom and living room. Colored vanity  bathroom, electric heal t cook. FP $46,000, BOB KENT, 083-9461 eves.  SANDY HOOK LOTS #3878  We can thow you a good selection of view lots overlooking the .Sechelt Inlet A the  mognlflcent mountains behind. Hydro and water Is along the rood. Close to beoch,  boat launch, marina and good fishing. Lott on Skookumchuck Drive at $11,000 with a  few on Seaview af $10,400. Oet started with terms at low as $100 down and $100  per month. DON HADDEN. 885-2233 anytime. /  __, , ,_ _  BIG BIG LOT #3759  169 ' 102'. Access from side or bottom. Fine view, ond fine building sites. All local  services In Davit Bay, Owner oiks $14,900, Bee this value with PETER SMITH, 883-  9463 eves.  ONE QUARTER CITY BLOCK #3749  About 630' square, all usable, paved road one side. Holf mile from Olbsons centre.  $43,000. Rented cottage on. JACK WARN. 686-3681 eves.  BUSINSS* OPPORTUNITY #3883  Retailing and service business, Oood locations. Phone or coir In lor full details. JOHN  R. OOOOWIN, ���89-2231 PageB-4  me Peninsula limes  Wednesday, November It, 19^7  1EAL ESTATE  APPRAISALS  NOTARY PUBLIC  DENTAL BLlO  GIBSONS.  PHONE886-227  ANp LAND DEVELOPMENT tTO    TOLL FREE 682-1513  Jon McRae  885-3670  Lorrle Girard  886-7760-  Chris Kankainen  885-3545  ArneT. Pettersen  886-9793  Book Look  By MURRIE REDMAN  '���  CHINES COOKING LESSONS by Constance Chang, Doubleday cl977,122 pages,  $7.95.  CHINESE COOKING LESSONS is but  one of Mrs. Chang's books on oriental  cuisine. She has" published also THE  CHINESE MENU COOKBOOK and THE  Chinese party cookbook/  The author controls seven Chinese  restaurants in Japan and also conducts a  cooking school and appears on TV  broadcasts. Constance Chang originated  the first Chinese food buffets in Japan. Her  artistry extends out of the kitchen to  painting and calligraphy as well.  Madam Chang advises her Japanese  brides to learn the art of Chinese cooking  so that their husbands, who traditionally  wine and dine out alone till all Hours, will  come home early. And if their tables are  as attractive as the ones illustrated in the  book, they surely will. Just looking at tlie  book forced me to rush out to aChinese  restaurant and to make a resolution to  take up Chinese cooking. Not only do the  foods in the colour photographs look  delectable but the table settings and  arrangements are also a treat for the eyes.  The book is arranged into food types ���  meats,  seafoods,  vegetables etc.  The  author believes that most cooks try to  ifw!^ W^Ts^om what is oriliand rather  tfeaif^ forspecMc'dishe^     :"?'��,��:'  ' Thi.* book be.gins with the i&reas in China  which developed certain styles of cooking.  It goes on to techniques of cooking,  utensils and then serving- Although I have  not yet tried any of the recipes, they look  easy to follow. The directions are concise  and clear. Best of all, every one of the  dishes is illustrated in photograph ��� and  they all look delicious!  Very many of the recipes are dishes  that one seldom if ever sees on a  restaurant menu, therefore, I suspect that  these are quite authentic as well as novel.  My favorite pages were the ones which  showed Chiao-tzu molded into shapes of  animals and flowers. This treat is made of  a high gluten flour much like the kind used  for pasta. It is rolled thinly and fashioned  Into shapes which are then stuffed and  garnished. Little goldfish, butterflies and  frogs are perched on lovely Chinese  platters waiting to be savoured. These are  good fried or boiled, A variation of this  dish is one which is made similarly but  rolled thinner and made into little snacks  with the tops open, showing that they are  stuffed with seasoned rice, crabmeat or  pork.  If you aren't already convinced that  this book is a cook's delight, you might try  looking for It.  consecutive weekends; beginning  November 25. Class size is limited to 15  students.  More information on both these courses  is available from Karin Hoemberg at 885-  3512.  LEE SCOTT helps a young gymnast chance to work out with the Sunshine  along the balance team.  Parents Coast  Fitness  Service  in  fitness  receive basic training from qualified gymnastics sessions offered through  gymnastics coaches as weU as a the Continuing Education Program.  Two new classes by Continuing Ed.  Next week the Centre for Continuing  Education is offering two more courses to  peninsula residents.  A one-day workshop on hearing impairment, with special emphasis on the  problems of senior citizens and children,  will be held November 26 in Sechelt from 9  a.m. until 4:30 p.m.  Conducted by consulting psychologist  Jane Hastings, the workshop is aimed at  people who work with or are related to the  partially-deaf.  The workshop will be held in Chatelech  Junior Secondary and as $10 registration  fee ($2 for senior citizens) will be-charged.  Deadline for registration is Nov. 18.  The air brake course will start  November 25 in the auto-shop of Elphinstone Secondary in Gibsons.  There will be 16 hours of classroom  theory work, eight hours of practice and a  manual and practical test. The $70  registration fee covers the 24 hours of  instruction which are spread over three  LANGDALE RIDGE ��� Soon to be completed  1218 sq ft full basement home on view lot. 3  large bedrooms up, corner fireplace facing  LR & DR, also has kitchen nook. Extremely  well constructed home with large sundeck  and carport undeYneath. Ideal for family  'home at $52,900.  HOMES  DAVIDSON ROAD ��� Spectacular view and  privacy in Langdale Ridge. Large three  bedroom home has all large rooms.  Fireplace- upstairs. Separate carport allows  more room for expansion in the full  basement. Large cedar sundeck and many  extra features. Enter by way of nicely treed  panhandle driveway to the 1/2 acre.you can  call home. $54,900.  N. FLETCHER; 5 yrs old on view lo*, 76x145'.  Landscaped, Stucco finish, extro large LR,  dining room, two large bedrooms upstairs,  completely finished downstairs with extra  bathroom, rec room, bedroom, utility and  workbench. Carport and carpeted sundeck.  FP $54,000 with mortgage available.  GIBSONS VILLAGE��� 1 block from shopping  centre, schools, transportation, theatre. 3  bedrooms, extra large living room, 1300 sq  ft in all. Good flat lot, 73x157. $39,000 can  be mortgaged 90%. Come and see this only  5 year old home.  ONLY $85 PER MONTH ON FLUME ROAD:  Like new 12x60' mobile home with bay  windows. Fully skirted crawlspace, large  sundeck and entrance. Includes appliances, air' conditioning, metal storage  shed and oil tank. All this and a beautiful  setting close to Flume Park and beach. The  lease pad area is landscaped and nestled  in the trees for privacy. .FP $14,900.  DOUGAL & TRUMAN ��� Nearly 1500 sq ft of  living space for ihe owner of this beautiful  revenue property. The prime side is 2 floors  with extra large rooms. Fantastic view of  Gibsons Harbour. Features 2 bedrooms  down and large master bedroom with its  own full bathroom upstairs. The $2ti0 per  mo revenue comes from the 618 sq ft rental  suite. Here Is a beautiful home and an  income all tied into one, The huge lot is very  tastefully landscaped, tjos features that you  would never believe possible in a revenue  property including a wood-fired sauna. You  must see through this lovely home to really  appreciate it. $69,900.  WEST   SECHELT:   Lovely   WATERFRONT.   3  bedroom home overlooking Georgia Strait gnd  the Trail Island. Tramway to beach with level GRAN0VIEW RD _ (rantoetic fully finished  building site on lower level. Extras ��<*_"��� |arg_ family home on almost one acre lot in fast  covered front deck and a sauna. FP $59,500. , nejrea Three bedrooms on main floor _1BCrtlll.     .     _ ,        ,,���-��-  : * .        plus   another   finished   Iri   basement.   Two ��"BSONS-Brand new approximately 1300 sq.  GIBSONS: Owner leaving the country - Must fire |acfl8.  Many <xfra$.  Sueh  08   ,ky||ght) ft. quality built house with full basement. Large  Sell! Make your bid on this house located In the     _��,���, |iflhting and jorfle 8un_0ck over double *un?eck with aluminum railing. Build in book  Bay in Gibsons with two 2 bedroom-'   '"*'"   "--"���--�������������   ��� "-1*  nice view lot. Good revenue and  $42,000. Low down payment could do it. FP  $42,000.  suites on carport. View lot. Don't miss this one. Excellent "����� planter. Heatilator fireplace. Large kit-  listed at 'va|���e  pp ��04 900 .chen with lots of cupboards. Master bedroom  Christian Science  "Are ye so foolish? Having begun in the  Spirit, are ye now made perfect by the  flesh?" (Galatians 3:3).  Can comfort and happiness only be  achieved by constant striving for material  things, for human ri.ghts and privileges?  Mary Baker Eddy has written, "God  has built a higher platform of.human  rights, and He has built it on diviner  claims. These claims are not made  through code or creed, but in demon-  . stration of 'on earth peace, good-will  . toward men' ". (Science and Health with  Key to the Scriptures, Pg. 226.)  Pender Haitour Realty Ltd  I HIWAY 101 AT FRANCIS PENINSULA RD.  GARDEN BAY: 8lkMftJ^3^t��***"��^^:0"7^::."'  20 ACRES +: Level bench land on Hwy IQI, With  access to Sunset Cove directly across road. $44,500.  GARDEN BAY: Close to your favorite fishing spots. ,  A 500 sq ft 1 bedroom cabin on a large view lot close to gov't  wharf and marinas. Dandy buy at $30,000:  EGMONT: Waterfront lot with pad for trailer &  septic tank and field installed. FP $35,000.  FRANCIS PENINSULA: A semi waterfront lot with  one of the lines! water views in the area for |ust $13,500.  WATERFRONT: A dandy lot in Madeira Pork with  unfinished cabin. Full price $33,500.  MINI PARK' LOTS: On Francis Peninsula. Serviced  and "perc" tested. Approx 1 acre each. Choose yours nowi  Good investment at $15,000.  GARDEN   BAY:   1320 sq ft  3 bedroom  A-frame  (furnished) of deluxe construction and with fireplace, auto/oil  heat, etc. Situated about 150' from the water and with o superb  view Into Garden Bay. Dominion lease land. Full price $29,500  -s_-' '  I..1I.I  ACREAGE: 7 ocres on Highway 101 with potential  commercial or subdivision possibilities. $35,000.  PHONE 883-2794  JOHN BREEN JOCK HERMON  883-9978 INSURANCE 883-2745  COMPLETE REAL* ESTATE SERVICE: REAL ESTATE-MORTGAGES  REALTY WORLD  MEMBER HOOKER  FAIRVIEW $35,900  Well built, unfinished house on large  lot. Antique brick fireplace floor to  celling, Lol 1*103 x 220'. Contractor  quotes $10,000 to finish. Your choice  ol colors.  ROBTS CK WATERFRONT $45,000  Tranquil privacy in salt air and tall  trees. 55' on water, approx 900 ft.  long.  HOMES  FAIRMONT $64,900  Spacious family home. Large living  room and dining area. 4 bedrooms, 2  1/2 bathrooms. 2 above-average  fireplaces. Perfect house lor large  family and entertaining.  ���URNS ROAD $36,500  Comfortable 2 bedroom home near  beaches.  HILLCREST DUPLEX $37,500  Live In one side and rent the other or  collect both rents. Terrific lot 65 x  260. Assumable mortgage of  $23,000 at 9 1/2% ��� $220 a month,  which Is good for live years. Revenue  $350 per month.  SAROENT RD. $59,500  Brand    new    three    bedrooms,  panoramic view, 2 fireplaces.  LANGDALE $64,900  Near new 3 bedroom home.  Basement developed wllh rec room  and room for your pool table. Lovely  view,  LOTS  GRANDVIEW RD $55,900  New three bedroom home In this fast  developing area. 7 fireplaces, lots of  room.  LOT ��� GRANTHAMS $10,000  En|oy pure spring water when you  build your own home on this lovely  treed lot, Lot slxe 00 x 110.  PRATT 40RANDVIIW $11,500  Large Lot.  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  funnycfMt Shopping Centre ��� Olbeoru  OIISONIt 116-2481  VANCOUVIRt 6874446  GLASSFORD   ROAD:   Beautiful,   well-built  Spanish' style home in new development area.  Many   extras   including   arches   throughout.  Lovely fireplaces up and down. Extra super Tn{s home is one of a kind in a ve,ry exclusive  large  master  bedroom,  skylight   in  master qoiet area> i.arge landscaped lot. Price to sell.  TUWANEK ��� Lovely two bedroom Gothic style wim view. FP $68 000  home.   Could   be  year   round   or   summer  residence.   Thermo   pane   windows.   Large  livingroom, with sundeck overlooking Tuwanek  Bay. Very close to public beach across the road.  has ensuite and his and hers full double closets,  Nestled at the foot of the bluff on quiet street  bedroom. W/W carpeting throughout. Well  .designed kitchen with sliding glass doors from  dining area to large*.sundeck. Full'unfinished  basement. FP $52,000.  S FLETCHER: A beautiful view of Gibsons  Harbour is only one of the many features of this  4 bedroom home. Others include a feature wall  fireplace, hardwood floors, lovely large kitchen  and for the handyman1 a 16x18 workshop. A  great value for only FP $39,900.  FP $36,500.  FIRCREST PL: Brand new three bedroom home  in quiet residential area. One mile from schools  and shopping. Large open living room with  fireplace. The full basement is unfinished with  roughed-in wiring and plumbing. Separate  entrance to four piece bathroom from the  master bedroom. Nicely treed lot waiting for  CEMETERY  ROAD:   Imagine 6  acres" plus   a .,��_..__-,  modern 6' yr old home in rural Gibsons. The vour landscaping touch. FP $46,000  home has 3 bedrooms on the main floor. Full  unfinished basement. 2 fireplaces, carport. This  is an exceptionally good buy considering the  lovely 6 acres of property. FP $59,500.  HILLCREST AVE: Almost 1100 sq. ft. home in  good area. Close to schools, shopping centre  etc. Large 22 x 12 living room with a view. Two    bedrooms,   large  kitchen. tutility  room   and  cAiowiciA, oftAn ..dcwc-iiic"  tu, _    i      dininfl ���*�� make this a very liveable home and  FAIRVIEW ROAD   REVENUE : This new duplex. with a |itt|e b|t of work, could be quite lovely.   ,  on a  1/2 acre  ,ot  ^P'-sents the ideal  in- NOTE!   The down p-yment  is on|y  $3 500.  vestment property. There are 1232 sqH in both Owner says sell!. Price slashedl F.P. $31,000.  GLEN   ROAD:   Cozy   2   bedroom   starter   or   of these side by side suites. Features are post  - :   retirement home situated on a fabulous view   and ��� beam   construction   with   feature'  wall  lot overlooking'Keats Island. This home can be fireplaces and sundecks. There Is appeal to ALDERSPRINGS RD: Two storey home with in-  purchased with a low down payment and easy separate rental markets with a two and a three law suite all set to go. Three bedrooms upstairs  monthly installments. FP $34,900. bedroom suite. Assumption of present mor- and two bedrooms down. Four piece plumbing  tgage makes purchase very easy and a'yearly and  three piece   down.   Beautiful  view  of  income of over $7000 makes this property hard Gibsons Bay and Keats from both floors. An  GOWER PT ROAD ��� In the heart of Gibsons  one block from shopping and Post Office. Three  bedroom home on concrete block foundation.  .Has acorn fireplace giving a cozy atmosphere  [to the living room. Nice and bright with many  large windows. A good starter or retirement  home. F.P. $33,000.  to beat. FP $75,000.  PRATT ROAD:  Comfortable ffbra��*%*fr6t6m  home In excellent c&f-lfton: _ttu_t3fcon-rfc��1��i ^AlRVllW  10 acre parcel of land half of which has been  cleared. Ideal place for horses, poultry oi  hobby farming. Also good holding property  Very affordable at $78,500.  NORTH ROAD: Fantastic Potential Here I 4 1/2  acres level, mostly clearfd property. A truly  lovely double wide 24x60'. 1440 iqft luxurious DAVIDSON   ROAD:   fantastic   view   from  trailer. Many extras such as a built-in wet ban. ^^a.  Rldge  (you  WOn't  need   a   ferry  family room, huge square bathtub In ensuite off Kh.duie dt you can iBe the boat half an hour  master bedroom  and walk-In closet. Three before it arrives). This lot has a small creek on  bedroonts, w/w carpet throughout. All this plus fU- v-ry bock of <he prop.rtyi A)| n-w homes In  a three bedroom house with acorn fireplace. fh|$ are_ -h,9 ,.,,. fl fa), 2/5th of _��� acr# FP  Presently rented for $200 per month. Make an tjjQQQ  appointment to see this today. FP $75,000. '   ideal revenue property. Live in one half rent  out the other to meet the mortgage payment.  On sewer with all services. FP $42,900.  ^ **���.����� aO* .��"���- -*���' f"* '}  llOWflftTm^aie  double  wide  three bedroom mobile home on large land  scaped lot on quiet street In area of fine homes.  Easy walking distance to elementary school. FP  $42,500. '.''������  LOWER ROBERTS CREEK ROAD ��� Beautiful  view across Georgia Strait to Vancouver Island.  This landscaped 1/2 acre lot provides  everything you could ask fpr In a piece of  property, size, seclusion and view. The main  house Is a four year old .two bedroom home on  concrete, slab. Large walk-In closet in the  master bedroom. Ah excellent family home,  Plus a 500 sq ft one bedroom cottage with  rental value of $125 to $150 per month. Includes double garage, metal storage shed on  , WATERFRONT���Sechelt Reserve lease. Large  TRAIL BAY: Cozy older type home on leased )Qt _pprox|mQt_|y 60' X 300'. Small rented _,_ __.-_-. ���-   waterfront property. Situated In a peaceful and cttooe on level waterfront lot. Hydro In, water slaband two sets of kitchen appliances, FP  quiet area with a safe, tardy beach, beautiful awa||0b|e. This Is a very exclusive protected $37,900,  view and desirable southwesterly exposure. oroa p p  $557!).  Large lot with level landscaped grounds around  the home and nicely treed bank to the rear.  Asking only $15,000.  WHARF ROAD; At the corner of Davidson. With  GRANDVIEW ROAD ��� Quality built new 1300  sq. ft. home with full basement. Many extra  is 80 x 110'. FP $12,900.  MARINE DRIVE: Across the street from Armours.  Beach In the Village of Gibsons. This cozy    remodelled home Is ideal as a starter home or  for retirement. Only 1 1/2 blocks from shop- WEST SECHELTs wat,rfront building lot 60 x  ping. Has acorn fireplace, cedar feature walls _5fJ. ov#r|ook|ng Tral| |,|aridl, Ad|ocent lots  and a large sundeck. Two bedrooms. On sewer  hav# ���       bu||f      h^(h Fp $23 500,  all Ihls and a fantdstlc view of Keats Island and ____   Gibsons Harbour. This value paced house won't  last long priced at FP $27,900. LANGDALE: Excellent building lot with fine  view of Howe Sound and the Islands. Only a  skip and two lumps away from Langdale ferry  a little easy clearing this lot will be ready to '���atures Including heatilator fireplace, two full  build on. Walking distance to the ferry. Lot size bath�� Plumbing roughed in n basement. Built  In dishwasher, fridge and stove. Wall to wall  carpeting throughout. F.P, $58,500.  PRATT RD: Beautiful custom home, 3 bdrms  with full ensuite plumbing, on full basement  Feature wall heatilator fireplace to sqve on  heating costs. 12x22' vinyl covered sundeck  with ornate aluminum rails. Custom cabinets In  kitchen with wood trim throughout. Easy care  landscaping. FP $49,900.  SOUTH FLETCHER: At School Road. Two lots of  CHASTER ROAD - New home, well bull, with ^^1. ^$10,850.  full basement. Double plumbing, three  bedrooms, fireplaces, wrap around sundeck.  Basement partitioned off ready for rooms and ALDERSPRING ROAD: 30 x 130' of the best 40 x 130' each. One lot hqs a cottage which  plumbing. An excellent area with a new school garden soli in the heart ol Gibsons, On sewer could be rented. These lots are mottly cleared  two blocks away. This Is a real family home, close to shopping and post office. Potential and reody for building. A spectacular view of  Could be purchased with as low as 5 per cent view of the Bay area. Excellent terms available, the entire Bay area and Keats Itland In the  down payment. F.P. $49,000. FP $10,500. price of FP $27,500.  LOTS  SCHOOL & WYNGART ROADS: Only 6 of these  duplex zoned lott left. Beautiful view  properties overlooking the Bay, Close to  schools and shopping, All lott perfectly suited  lo tlde-by-slde or up/down duplex construction.  SPECIALLY PRICED NOWI Only 1 will be sold at  $14,300 and only 1 at $15,500. Act Nowi  LEEK ROAD: Lovely approx. 1/2 acre lot In IOWER, ROBERTS <WEI< R0AD .��� Off Cheryl  Roberts Creek. Some water view ond plenty of Ann Park. Beautifully cleared and level  potential. This 70'x 275' property is In a quiet building site hidden from the road by many  residential area and only 2 miles from the large trees. Cosy access to an exceptional  village of Gibsons, F.P. $12,500. -     beach. 70' x 100' and priced for Immediate  __  sale, FP $12,900.  SHAW ROAD: Newly Completed I The most  conveniently located subdivision In Gibsons.  Qnly 2 blocks from Shopping Centre and both  elementary and secondary schools.' Level  building sites with some clearing on a newly  lormed cul de ��oc. These prime lots on tewer.  and all services ara going fasti Get yourt now  while they last. Priced from FP $11,900.  FAIRVIEW ROAD: Lot 104x220'may be able to spCHE_T |NLET ESTATES: Deluxe lots with a  be subdivided Into two. Oood corner lot. all ip,ctacular view ol Pprpolse Bay. Beach  services except tewer. Nicely secluded In quiet  facilities, ��Mcby moorage, water hydro and  ar#0' PP- $16,000,  ^^ telephone ot each lot, Only 4 1/2 miles to the  conveniences of Sechelt.  GRANDVIEW RDi Lot size approximately 104 x  103 with some view over the ocean. Close to' SCHOOL RD: Oood view lots available. Ready  beach accest, partially cleared, eosy building to build on, all services Including tewer. 70 x  lot. FP $13,000.                    ' 120. FP $lt>.000.  AfiHilftffiE  OIPSONS: Excellent prospects lor the one who  holds this potentially commercially toned  acreage of 5 ocres. FP $60,000.  NORTH RD A CHAMMMUN: Exceptionally well  priced 9 acre level property halfway between  Olbiont and Langdale. Front has been cleared  __    ,   , and filled. Botk of property It like a park with 0  GRANDVItW HO AD AT fTHi Over 1/2 oar* very ereek wnnlnf ttoeefb el* Itee*- ef towent* at  private wllh view. House olans and building ,ld. |�� the extentlon of Chomberlln Rood. 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Can you find thomf  CAT, LEOPARD, OCELOT,  TIGER, LION,  CHEETAH, JAGUAR  v RAT Ei* L UN  JHUIMLED  ACEGA IGD  G0CEL0TE  URBRTNEO  ALEOPARD  RLOCATHL  SOLUTION TO  LAST WEEK'S CROSSWORD.  If you draw a lino  from dot to dot you  will soo a boautlful  animal. Havo you  soon any llko It  whoro you livoT  �����  '6  'c'IaI  ft  'ft  A   <a    K  p  1  E  f)  >  E  'c  A  e|w_  T  t>  K)  ���J  o  kI  T  A  V 1 i  P  A  m��  0  ���?  1*  11  X  'L  E  T  T  v>  C|E  O  >  p  [___  REALTY LTD.  885-3211  FREE REAL ESTATE CATALOGUE  Post office Box 1219. Sechelt  toll free 684-8016  SECHELT VILLAGE DUPLEX ��� Up and down duplex.within distance  of all facilities, 3 bdrms up and 1 bdrm In tha downstairs suite. Both'  suites have brick fireplaces. This is a legal duplex all passed by  .Inspector. Covered parking for both units. FP $60,500.  ROBERTS CREEK ACREAGE: 2  bdrm attractive home on almost 2  acres level hiway frontage, easy  access. Good Ige shop with HD  wiring for bench tools. Home  completely remodelled. Shake  foof, rancher alum sdg. Several  outbldgs. Secluded landscaped  property. FP $69,500.  EGMONT WATERFRONT: approx, 5  acre & cjose to 560' of beach front.  Zoned for marina, tourist accommodation or try your Ideas. 4 yr  old 2 bdrm double wide -w/larpe  utility area. Road is.in to the beach.  1/2 down, FP $95,000. Ideal for  group investment. Vendors may  consider a trade. All offers considered.  WATERFRONT HOME: Located on  Redrooffs Rd at Welcome Beach.  Clean, near-new 6 room stucco bsmt  home. Well insulated, twin seal  windows and sliding doors to sundeck. Heatilator f'place, nice dng  area in' kit, plus sep. dng rm facing,  view of Merry Island and Welcome  Pass. Lge 80x360' treed property w-  workshop. Above grd bsmt with  wood and coal stove for canning or  guests. Good value at $79,500,FP.  VILLAGE HOME ��� 2 main floor  bedrooms and a full basement,  carport' under large ^ sundeck.  Utility room on the main floor,  basement 80% finished. FP  $48,900.     > y  SELMA . PARK VIEW HOME -r- 3  bedroom home nicely decorated. Red  carpets, circular brick fireplace, lots  of kitchen cupboards and counter  ���pace, master bedrooms has enste.  Basement is finished and has entrance to the garage. FP $66,900.  SUNSHINE HEIGHTS: Close to the  arena, 3 bedroom 1200 sq. ft.  home on a full basement. .All  landscaping has been done.  Home is very tidy and well  maintained. Basement has 4th  bedroom. F.P. $52,500.  NEW BUNGALOW AT REDROOFFS:  1150. sq ft 3 bdrm home on level,  beautifully treed 1.28 acres. Close to'  boat.*launch & excel, yr. round  fishing. W/W carpet throughout.  Brighf, sunny kitchen, birch cab'ts &  util. off. Vanity bath. Matching attached c'port w-large storage rm. FP  $49,500.  REDROOFFS RD.: Redrooffs and  Southwood - 1200 sq. ft. of well  planned country living. 100' x  262' lot with many trees. 2 bdrm  with ensuite for master bdrm.  Double garage within the full  basement. The kitchen is a home-  makers dream. Try your offer to  $68,500.  DAVIS BAY: on the beach. 2 bdrm  home across from Davis Bay  beach. Corner lot 60x150*. House  in good condition & immediately  available. - Shake roof, shingle  siding, all fenced. EASY PAYMENT  TERMS. FP $47,500 with $10,000  down.  WEST SECHELT WATERFRONT: 2  -Bdrm contemporary design on a  full cement basement. Quality  built and tastefully decorated. A  must to see for waterfront lovers.  Asking $79,500.  3 BDRM SEAVIEW, $32,900 Full Price. .  Vanity, bath, lots of tile. Laun-  dryroom, Franklin fireplace in living  room, w/w carpets. , Needs  decorating and minor exterior  finishing. Landscaping and garden in,.  Ideal for handyman. -^ ..  lr180 SQ FT PART BASEMENT  VILLAGE HOME: All finished main  floor with 3 bdrms and a spare  room down. Carport under the  house. Good value for $43,900.  si^ ��-<ki#'  SECHELT VILLAGE: this home is  very good value, 3 bdrms and Ige  .^jjjility tjroom, teak cabinets  ^throughput  kitchen   and   enste,.  Wall to wall carpets. View lot.  Priced at $38,900.  ^yymmmmmms:^.  LARGE 3 BEDROOM ���Very tidy 1236 sq. ft., home with full  basement including car stall. 2 fire places both feature, decor in  Spanish, lots of bright colours. Master bdrm has ensuite. Yard Is  landscaped. This is two full floors of good hoipe. FP $69,000.  SEUMA PARK VIEW LOT: Extra large 90 x 179 lot, corner location  easy access excellent view of Trail Island. F.P. $ 15,500.  TUWAMEK: Low priced lot with a seaview. Only $8,395.  R.2 LOT 110' x 200': Wakefield Road. Ideal building or Mobile home  site. Asking $14,500 FP.  ROBERTS CREEK: Lower Road. Secluded lot with year round creek.  FP $8,500.  GIBSONS: 2 building lots side by side- Buy one or both. Sewered and  close to boat ramp. Terms considered. Asking $12,500 and 14,500.  SOUTHWOOD ROAD: Close to 1/2 acre. Level building lot. Hydro  and regional water at road. Check & compare. Attractively priced at  $9,450.  LOW DOWN PAYMENT: West Sechelt view lot, cleared, graded, and  serviced. R2 zoned. Move your trailer with no preparation  necessary. Asking $11,500 with $1,000 down.  DAVIS BAY: Excellent building lot in desirable residential area.  20% down ���5 year term ��� 10 year amortization at 11 1/2%, FP  $13,900.  ���  REDROOFFS-AREA: Large treed lot 93 x 400' approx. Good garden  soil, water & power. Asking $12,500.  WEST SECHELT WATERFRONT: Your own private park with towering  firs &c*dar's. Home Is unique 1,450 sq ft with 12 x 36' wrap around  open sundeck. Basement with workshop and storage. Garage.  Cement steps to water's edge. Asking $125,000. Some terms.  LOWER ROAD, ROBERTS CREEK: Over 5 acres of gently sloping  property with southern exposure, 580 x 380'. Year-round creek  flows through corner of property, Excellent buy at FP $35,000.  MAIN STREET LOCATION: approximately 50 x 220' lot with business  premises and living quarters behind. Excellent location for almost  any type of enterprise, This is an opportunity to become established  in the village. Lots ol room for expansion. FP $95,000.  DAVISBAY VIEW: 3 bdrm, plus family room, carport, large view lot  close to sandy beach. Asking $49,500. Terms  Redrooffs Estates Recreation Lott  Before you look any further let us shew you the lowest priced  lots In the Redrooffs area; prices are from IM00 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.  For further Information on the above contact:  Qeorge Townsend, 8S5-3345; Jack Anderson, 8S5-2053  Frank Lewis, IM4997; Stan Anderson, 88S-23��; Doug fario, 8*5-2761  wmmmaamamaammmmaammmaamammmammaammammammmmmammamm Gibsons Council urged to  reverse its inarm a decision  Editor, The Times:  The, following letter is being sent to  Gibsons Council.  The plan to shelve the Gibsons Marina  Development is a grave mistake and we  ask you to reverse this decision. ,  We can vouch for the following information being avid boaters for years.  1. Reports show that more boat sales  than ever have taken place within the last  two years, with the majoring going into  larger vessels.  ,  ' 2. Marina space is so limited in Vancouver and districts that it takes your  name over Vh. years on a waiting list to get  into certain marinas. It has been said  people would gladly store their boats in  Gibsons if space was available.  3. Take a look at our present Government Dock now, it is so full that boats are  packed four abreast, which is a poor  looking affair for anyone coming into  Gibsons from out of town, to try and dock  overnight or purchase supplies.  4. If you noticed the price, of gasoline,  which is the same as for cars, 88 cents, you  will know why most Vancouverites and  boaters are now coming into Howe Sound  instead of far away places, I cite for  example Plumper Cove, over a hundred  boats per weekend all summer, Centre  Bay on Gambier, full of boaters, to say  nothing of the long string ��f boats tied to  the log booms all the way up to Port  Mellon. Next year there will be more.  5. Our own Smitty's Marina is full to  capacity and states he has a waiting list,  and can not accommodate boats over 28  feet.  Why wait for the economy to return,  now is the time to act and create jobs, and  since these are for Canadians, who cares if  the American dollar is worth $1.10? We  will be inviting them in to spend those  dollars when the marina is complete.  It is a well known fact that Gibsons''  only facility and future tourist attraction is  its waterfront, so now is the time to  develop, especially with Ottawa only  requiring detailed analysis of the traffic  pattern which can be predicted, and we  could be on Ottawa's 1978 budget. We say  now is the time. Don't stop the Gibsons  Marina.  K.A. Crosby  B. Kennett  Gibsons.  ft^^-ijjjw Hilv    iU/'.U^'    '*i *.(*'*-.  REGIONAL  IRECTOR  Sftf��*4*��4 PtU BOUTIQUE  PRE-  CHRISTMAS SALE  ?idctvteMtl<uveU  ���mute'  Bath r��g-9-95 ��oi�� ��  Hand   reg. 6.95 sale *T  Ins  TANKSEIS 1095  reg. 17.95     sale JL_C  mm cow      ln99  Bath MatS  reg. 16.95 .. .' sale iV  and many other ki-ston specials  -CHRISTMAS GIFTIPEAS-  CMON IN AND BROWSE  Wo carry a comploto line of plumbing supplies.  TIDELLNE PLUMBING 8c HEATING  FRK ESTIMATES RltlDINTIAL . COMMIRQM  V/Tc\  k  1  ��� Wfbrpiii^M  I  1  1        Stcfc.lt  ���" j.        ^^k  J Selma Caw*   ^.W  ^^_                                        .  \S .<  1                         ^^  ^k  ^W                  - ^w   ���  PageB-6  The Peninsula limes  Wednesday, November 16,1977  CntK  ���5*00,  THIS MAP indicates airplane flight  routes agreed upon recently by local  flying organizations to avoid  residential areas. The upper circuit,  at 2,000 feet, will be used during  favourable weather conditions. The  lower offshore route, at a minimum  500 feet, will be used as an alternative. Pilots are urged to avoid  overflights of the Selma Park to  Wilson Creek area indicated by the  box.  V  YoiiVe got have friends  Editor, The Times:  This letter is about opinions.  In an article last week in a local  newspaper, Pender Harbour and District  Ratepayers Association Publicity Committee referred to Area A regional election  candidate Mr. Duncan Sim, his neighbour  and their relationship.  These references are opinions.  Opinions that I, as a member of  association, do not share with the co:  mittee because I don't haye any opinioi  on Mrs. Sim's neighbourly relationships.  And what's more, I don't think I will form  any.  However, It is comforting to know the  man is neighbourly. Can one have an  opinion on neighbourliness? It's akin to  motherhood, but maybe that's a matter of  opinion too.  I have not yet formed any opinions on  neighbourly Duncan's other qualifications  for this position as Area A director, but I  intend to, when I meet and talk with him  before the election. If as our publicity  committee asserts, that Mr. Sim has close  neighbours and at least (Hie friend, he  can't be all that biad. Maybe he even likes  dogs~ and little children.  There is one thing about which I have  formed an opinion ��� our publicity committee.  The pen is mightier than the sword,  especiaUy if the ink is poisoned (another  opinion, my own).  Lyle Forbes,  MadeiraPark  Sensationalism  and unnecessary  Editor, The Times:  I find your"Court News" column incriminating. Apart from the fact that I  believe drunken driving is one cause of  needless death, it is unnecessary for the  reporter to state, quote, "the 30-year-old  hairdresser" and "the bank employee was  charged" etc.  What difference does it make as to our  daily living insofar ks a drunken driver  charge is made?   "  I call this sensationalism and unnecessary to make a small time paper a  large time gossip sheet.  Mrs. M. Matheson  Roberts Creek.  Strictly for curiosity's sake, how would  you like to take out one minute while  you're shopping and find out what your  blood pressure is? Or how about spending  six minutes climbing up and down two  steps in time to music and then taking your  pulse to see how your heart handles this  minimal increase in physical exertion?  These two very simple tests can give  you a fairly accurate idea as to the general  health of your heart, and the Community  Resource Society's Fitness Service will be  making them available to you every week  from now on so that you can find out for  yourself.  Blood pressure simply defined is the  force of the blood against the walls of the  larger arteries. It ls greatest at the  moment blood Is pumped by the heart.  Blood pressure goes up when you are  excited or afraid, or when you are exercising, as the heart is pumping faster and  the blood is therefore moving faster and  exerting more pressure on the walls of the  arteries. Blood pressure goes down when  your are relaxed or sleeping.  These up and down changes are considered normal. But if blood pressure is  high all the time, a condition doctors call  hypertension, It may be serious because  the constant pressure takes the "stret-  chlness" out of the arterial walls, and the  heart must work harder to pump enough  blood.  The Canada Fitness Step Test Is a  simple, safe, self-administered test  designed to assess the strength and endurance of tlie heart, lungs and circulatory  system. Its purpose is not to diagnose, but  to serve as a general Indicator of cardiovascular  endurance,   which   Is   the  J. CHOQUER & SONS  CERTIFIED WELDER FABRICATOR���INDUSTRIAL & MARINE  Box 1235  S<Kh.��H,B.C.V0N3A0  CAST PORPOISE BAY ROAD  Bu*: 885-9244  Rati 885-2686  f  FIGHT TOE f  LUNG CRIPPLERS  Emphysema Asthma Tuberculosis Chronic Bronchitis Air Pollution  USE CHRISTMAS SEALS  No member of council can be sure his actions reflect public feeling  unless he is backed by the majority of the eligible voters. You have  the right .to vote, and a duty to yourself and the community to use  this privilege fully.  PLEASE VOTE  NOVEMBER 19  Presented by T. Amiel,  aldermanic candidate for Gibsons  fl'. ���.-:-���*!(;<'(!  lysv.jn;.  ability or lack of ability to engage in  sustained, vigorous activity, and which is  perhaps the single most important fitness  factor.  The step-up, step-down exercise is  ���'. performed to a pleasant musical tempo  adjusted according to age, and upon  I completion of 2 three-minute phases of  stepping, the pulse is taken to determine  the body's response to continuous  movement. From a physical fitness  evaluation chart, you can compare your  heart rate with that recommended for  someone of your age and thereby determine your own personal fitness level.  Take a "Step Up to Fitness" and come  to the Fitness Service Office upstairs in  Whitaker House anytime between 2 p.m.  and 4 p.m. on Thursdays. Joy Smith and  Evans Hermon, R.N,, will be available to  help you test yourself and evaluate the  results. You are sure to find it interesting  and it takes only 15 minutes.  In addition to the blood pressure tests  taken Just before the step test, Evans  Hermon and volunteers from the  Registered Nurses' Association will hold a  Blood Pressure Clinic In Trail Bay Mall  every Friday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. So take  a break - and listen to your heart 1 Please  call the Fitness Service at 885-3611 for  more detailed Information.  For those of you wanted Mrs. Edward's  Miniatures of the Little Sechelt Church we  have a few on hand at present. We will  gladly put them aside for you, Just come In  and ask to see them. ���. Miss Bee's,  Sechelt.  LINOLEUMS  -OAF  - ARMSTRONG  - FUNTCOTE  CARPETS  -OZITE -WEST MILLS  ���CELANESE -HARDING  ARMSTRONG -SENECA  - BURLINGTON  s  pBBBSlSB  APPUANCES  ��� TAPPAN INGLIS  - FINLAY  -AND JENN-AIR  APPLIANCES  -CERAMIC TILE &  TUB SPLASHES  KITCHEN  CABINETS &  VANITIES  - CITATION  - CAMEO  - MERIT  -CAREFREE  Howe Sound Distributors  Box 6��4, Olbiont  located next to Windsor Plywood ��� for appointment ph. 006-2769  It  MMMMMMMNMWMIfMMIMMMWIP^^  VOTE FOR  JOE HARRISON  His Programme:  ��� restore  the  Independence  of   Area  A  on  the  Regional Ooard.  ��� Involve th* public In all decisions of Important* to  th* area through news reports, local committees  and referendum* on all money bylaws.  ��� fight to pr*s*rv* th* Pender Harbour Medical Clinic  ��s ��� locally-controtlad community health facility.  ��� eetaMlsh d*an local Industry so that our, young  people can find work without leaving horn*.  The People's Choke In Area "A"  L  Pr** transportation to th* polls In Ar*a A will b* provided by the Jo* Harrison  _\\^_________________ _____________.mtmtt^ 4*J_M_N_s_a_i_M_bAid_k_fe  wumpaign vommif ra*.  Phon* 061-2937 (Igmont 009-2604)  ���MMMMMMMIIIII'^^  GIBSONS, DO YOU WANT?  ���Control of Our Water?  ���Marina If Practical?  ���Promotion of Youth Employment?  ���Good, Opon Adminfetratkm?  ��� Co-operation with Regional District?  VOTE FOR  BLAIN MAYOR  TRAINOR ALDERMAN  MARSHALL ALDERMAN &  REGIONAL   "* r^^-mmBiO, SW-S.I0. .  ft Weather report  Weather, November 5-il !r  ;   Lo Hi Prec.  1 .       - '- ,      t mm.  November 5... 5    8     8.1  November6 *. ��� .3    7    13.5  November7  ?  10    nil  November8 1    5     4.3  November^ 2    8    22.6  November 10... 7  11     6.1  Novemberll 813     2.8  Week's rainfall ��� 57.4 mm. November  to date ��� 67.1 mm. 1977 to date ���  890.3mm.  November 5-11, 1976 ��� 7.4 mm.  November Ml, 1976 ��� 10.2 mm. Jan. -  November 11,1976,��� 1,026.3mm.  Wednesday, November 16 1977  The Peninsula Times  PageB-7  ROOFING  *_____ COMPLETE  ROOFING SUPPLY CENTRE  886-2489  College football and  literary patronage  THE DESIGNER'S view of the  Sunshine Coast Art Centre now under  construction on the comer of Medusa  and Trail in Sechelt. Much of the wdrk  and material going into the building  has been donated by local individuals  and community groups, but more  help is needed if the future hall and  gathering place is to be completed  under budget.  STUDIO & GA1XERY  p/tesetnte  mm  The Vanier Cup^ competed for by the  top college football (teams), will be  broadcast Uve from Varsity Stadium,  Toronto on Saturday at 10 a.m.  (leorge' Woodcock, one of Canada's  most provocative writers, is a one time  professor of English, historian, critic,  poet, author, philosopher and anarchist.  He begins a five part survey of literary  creativity and patronage in Canada since  ,1949 on "Anthology", Saturday at 10:05  pm.  Part One of "Massey's Harvest"  outlines the background of the 1949 Royal^  Commission of National Development in  the Arts, Letters and Science. Chairman of  ttie commission was the then Governor-  General Vincent Massey. The condition of  literature in 1949 and the new situation for  writers which the Commission created by  : helping to establish a genuine^ literary  milieu in Canada will also be examined by  Woodcock.  "The Hornby Collection", on Saturday  at 11:05 pm presents "Ploughmen of the  ' Glaciers" a play by George Ryga set in the  pioneer days of British Columbia. The cast  stars Don Francks and Eric Schneider.  WEDNESDAY November 16  CBC-AM RADIO-690  Mostly Music 10:20 pm Vancouver  Cantata Singers conducted by James  Fankhauser.  Nightcap 11:20 pm Carol Channing  discusses the  significance  of musical  comedy.  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17  Playhouse 8:04 p.m. "Bandit and the  Mayor" by Authur Samuels, The conclusion.  Jazz Radio-Canada 8:30 pm Nimmons  "'n' Nine Plus Six"; Big Miller and the  Tommy Banks Band; Hugh Brown Trio.  Mostly Music  10:20 pm  Atlantic  ;. Symphony    Orchestra    with    Lalo,  ������HFefMiflwvaky; DeHi-r."*1" "���f'^-'' *"���---' ������-���-*-->*  "Nightcap 11^20.pm Poetry with Al"  Purdy.  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18  Canadian School Broadcasts 2:04 pm  Dramatization of an adventure story set in  the Cariboo Gold Rush days.  Mostly Music 10:20 pm Winnipeg  Symphony Orchestra with Jorge Bolet on  piano performing Mozart, Liszt, t>e Falla  and Hayden.  Nightcap 11:20 pm Russian bard  Alexander Galitch.  SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19  Update 8:30 am Roundup of B.C.  happenings.  The House 9! 10 am The week in  Parliament.  The Vanier Cup 10:00 am live from  Varsity Stadium, Toronto.  Quirks and Quarks 12:05 pm Science  Magazine with David Suzuki.  Opera by Request 2:05 pm.  Festival Celebrations 5:05 pm Armln  -  Electric String Quartet.  Between Ourselves 7:05 pm Coker of  Newfoundland and "Candle In the Wind".  Ideas 9:05 pm The Best of Referendum  Canada���a distillation of the 10 hours of  FM programs.  Anthology 10:05 pm Morley CaUoghan's  monthly essay. "Massey's Harvest", ?art  One by George, Woodcock, poetry by  Christopher Wiseman.  The Hornby Collection 11:05 pm  "Ploughman of the Glaciers" by George  Ryga.  SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 20  CBC Stage 1:05 pm "The Meerschaum  >&-^mPmK,*mm  MAKE XOUR OWN1  CHRISTMAS  GIFTS  * Condi* Making Supplies  * Crochet     O     Knitting  Supplies  * Macrame Supplies  * Sewing Supplies  * Needlepoint Kits  * Now In Stock ��� some  Art supplies.  * Rug Kits ��� available on  order.  MADEIRA PARK  VARIETY STORE  883-9115  Pipe" by Yves Theriault  Special'occasion 4:05 pm "Clowns", a  documentary on the circus focusing on the  new Puck's Canadian Circus.  Symphony Hall 7:05 pm Vancouver  Symphony Orchestra. Alexis Weissenberg  on piano performing Bach, Rachmaninoff  and Bartok.  Concern 9:05 pm Interview with  Madeline Murray O'Hare and cracks in  the American melting pot.  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 21      -.  '   Gold Rush 8:30 pm Interview with  Jackson Browne. Live concert with Jack  Smith.  Mostly Music 10:20 pm "The Best of  Salzburg"���Leontyne Price accompanied  by David Garvey.  Nightcap 11:20 pm "Oriental Carpets",  Part Two.  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 22  ���   Touch the Earth 8:30 p.m. Edith Butler  in concert.  Mostly Music 10:20 p.m. National Arts  Centre Orchestra with Barry Tuckwell,  French horn, performing Hanel,  Telemann, Freedman and Saint-Saens.  Nightcap 11:20 p.m. Film and stage  actress Bibi Andersson.  CBOFM  RADIO 105.7.  Ideas���8:04 pm Wednesday  "Television; a surrogate world": Thursday���"Good Evening Sports Fans":  Friday���"Interviews with Leading  Thinkers": Monday���"The Middle Ages".  Tuesday���"Archeology"  Radio International Friday, 9:04 p.m.  English playwright Christopher Fry.  Odyssey Sunday 10:05 pm "The Afterlife Experience".  CBC Monday Ev^iyne 9:04 p.m. Part  Arts Centre needs  community support  By CLARKE STEABNER  Ask anyone, and they will tell you that  Art is skill-inspiration, monumental to the  oasis of the singular being, a vision sb  obvious that it can hardly be seen," yet can  easily be intuited, a parody of its own  isolation. . . '    ..  Art is boring, entertaining,  enlightening, disconcerting, seditious,.  sedative and sometimes efficacious,  reflecting the unknown, mirror of our  dreams, chronicle of our aspirations.  Art, (form and event) is natural expression with a large open end from which  derives the vitality that accompanies one  through the labyrinth of life.  Everyone has an abundance of  creativity and should never be intimidated  by the formalism of tradition in these days  of expanded definition of 'Art'. Craft,  performance and film are but a few means  of self-expression open to 'Artists' bf all  ages and medium.  When a community lacks education or  focus ior these activities, an inevitable  loss of valuable creative talent tp more  sophisticated centres ensues ��� sad losses  for a growing community with only  television as a cultural alternative, and no  outlet for the concomitant boredom and  frustration.  Everyone benefits from an Arts  Facility.  In a recent study of Vancouver it was  found that cultural facilities generate over  two and a half times their own revenue  intake for local commerce.  1 In Sechelt, construction has started on  a modest Arts Centre at the corner of Trail  and Medusa Avenues opposite Hackett  Park. Sponsored by the Sunshine Coast  Arts Council and funded in part by a  Canada Works Grant, the centre requires  community support of money, materials,  and good wishes.  If you have any of these or more to  offer, call me at Whitaker House (885-3414)  or come to the site and say hello.  9btew8 and ^km"  ALL NEW PAINTINGS AND PRINTS  November 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25,  11 am to 5 pm  UPSTAIRS QUEST ELEC. BLDQ., WHARF RD.. SECHELT  x  _  ���                    1  :                         i  \                     .   \  $                         1  <  V  1   .  ���V  '���*  m\  \  Nothing is quite so annoying as to have  someone go right on talking when you're  interrupting.  Brass performing Gawiejli, I  Part Three of "The Problem of. Music  Criticism" with Hans Keller and ..Bear  jamin Frankel. ,  The Best Seat in the Houise, Tuesday,  9:04 pm'"Noise a Documentary", by,  David Hutchison.  I  P. LAWSON TRAVEL  "TheHolidaymakere"  announces:  The ORIANA HAWAII SPRING  AIR-SEA HOLIDAY  Jetaway from Vancouver 6th April, Spend 10 lazy day* at  th* Holiday Inn, Walklkl Beach. Then leave Hawaii April  16th for a flva.dqy.crul��e aboard the majestic Oriana-���  arriving Vancouver 22nd April. '-   Jr  Inclusive rates *9f VPer Person  For further details and reservation* please call or write  P. LAWSON TRAVEL  409, Granville St., Vancouver      682-4272  Date Pad  Nov 16��� Dancing, Senior Citizens Hall, Sechelt. 1:30 pm.  Nov. 17 ��� Bingo, Pender Harbour Comm. Hall, 8 pm.  Nov. 18 ��� Gibsons Aux. Aloha Buffet (annual luncheon, Hawaiian atmosphere), United Church Hall, Gibsons, 11:30 am-2 pm.  Nov. 19 ��� OES Bazaar of Christmas Bells, Robts Crk Comm Hall, 2-4 pm.  Nov. 19 ��� Holy Family Parish Christmas Bazaar, Sechelt Senior Citizens  Hall, 2-4 pm.  Nov. 19 -r- Meet artist Vivian Chamberlain of Hopkins Landing and view  her painting of the Sunshine Coast, Whitaker House, Sechelt.  Nov. 20 ��� Cribbage, Welcome Beach Hall, 2-4 pm.  Nov, 22 ���Cahpet Bowling, Welcome Beach Hall, 1:30 pm.  Nov. 22 ��� General Meeting of Sunshine Coast Arts Council, Whitaker  House, Sechelt, 8 pm.  Nov. 23 ��� Pender Harbour Aux. Annual Luncheon, Pender Harbour Comm.  Hall, noon.  Nov. 23 ��� Dancing, Senior Citizens Hall, Sechelt, 1:30 pm.  Nov. 24 ��� Videotape of "I Heard the Owl Call My Name", Halfmoon Bay  School, 7:30 pm.  Nov. 26 ��� Sunshine Coast Arts Council Craft Fair, Wilson Creek Comm.  Hall, 10 am-4 pm, music, refreshments.  Nov. 26���Two Piano Concert, Sechelt Elem Gym, 8 pm, proceeds to Music  Festival Grand Piano Fund.  Nov. 27 ������ Open Bird Shoot at Wilson Creek Clubhouse, spons. by Sechelt  Rod & Gun Club, 1 pm.  Nov. 29 ��� Gibsons Winter Club Semi-annual Meeting, 8 pm, lounge. All  curlers please attend. '  ,J^fM^^uyiyiary MospHal Christmas Card Fund now accepting Donations  ���V    through Decetnber 15. For further Information call Amy Blain at 886>  7010.      '  USE THIS SPACE  TO PROMOTE YOUR ORGANIZATIONS EVENTS.  WINTFR ^mmi II F  ff IH I til avIILIIULCi  VANCOUVER HARBOUR  INCLUDES GIBSONS. PORT MELLON  &M0NAB CREEK  DAILY  EXCEPT SUNDAYS*. HOLIDAYS  Flight  no.  101  103  105  Departs  sechelt  ,7:45 a.m.  11:45 a.m.  3:15 p.m.  Flight  No.  102*4*  104o*e  106  Departs  Van. Hbr.  8:30a.m.  12:30 p.m.  4:00 p.m.  SUNDAYS & HOLIDAYS  103  105  11:46 a.m.  3:15 p.m.  104 ���*���  106  12:30 p.m.  4:00 p.m.  PENDER HARBOUR  INCLUDES THORMANBY A NELSON ISLANDS,  EGMONT, RUBY AMD SAKINAW LAKES  DAILY  EXCEPT SUNDAYS & HOLIDAYS  POWELL RIVER  WITH CONNECTIONS TO VANCOUVER HARBOUR, VANCOUVER AIRPORT & NANAIMO  DAILY EXCEPT SUNDAYS & HOLIDAYS  POWlUaWVBt   Fit. No.  9:40 a.m.   A -#-  902 B#   D 11:00 a.m. ������-  1:40 p.m.   A-*.  904 B*  D   2:?0 p.m, '���  MOULT  Fit. No.  601  ��� 9:15a.m.   D 901  <���+��  A 11:25 a.m. 603  ��� 1:15 p.m.   D 903  -*- A    2:55pm. 605  D 7:45a.m. ���  8:45 a.m. A -*-  D 11:45 a.m. ���  12:45 p.m. A-*-  D 3:15 p.m. ���  4:15 p.m.   A -e-  SUNDAYS & HOLIDAYS  VAMCOUVM AISPOW  v Fit. No.  A   8:00 a.m.  8:30a.m.   D*f602  A 12:00 noon  -12:30 p.m.   Dot604  A   3#0 p.m.  ���    4:00 pm P       606  POWIURIVM  Fl). No.  StCHSLT  Fh. No.  VANCOUVM AMKMT  Fit. No.  603    D 11:45 a.m.  1:40 p.m.   A ��� -mr  904 BD# D  2:30 p.m.   -���  Flight  501  503  Departs  Sechelt  9:16 a.m.  1:15 p.m.  Flight  No.  502  504  Departs  Pan. Hbr.  11:16 a.m.  2:45 p.m.  SUNDAYS8, HOLIDAYS  503  1:15 p.m.  602  604  ��� 1:15 p.m.   D 903   12:45 p.m.   A ���>*-  -*��� A     2:55 D.m. 605    D     3:15 p.m. ~  4:15 p.m.   A �����*-  ���f������_*_���i���i ��� ���Mieeie mmimmmammammmmmmm mm,mm*mmm%wmmtmmaammmmammm  ���*- A 12:00 noon  ��� 1U:30 p.m.   0**604  -*-   A   3:30 p.m.  ��� 4:00pm.   D   606  D-DEPART  A-ARRIVE  CAR RENTALS  CAR RENTAL* ARE AVAILABLE  AT ALL SCHEDULED TERMINALS.  ASK YOUR AGENT FOR PARTICULARS  CHARTER SERVICE  TYEE FLIES ANYWHERE  IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST.  For furthor Information  Pltme oontaot your Local Of (laa  11:15 a.m.  2:46 p.m.  LEGEND  m Connects with Sechelt & Jervis  t Conneots with Psndsr Harbour  ��� connects With Poww River  # Connects wllh Vancouver Harbour  x Connects with Nanalmo  a Cohnscts with Sechelt Inlet only  NANAIMO  DAILY  EXCEPT SUNDAYS 8> HOLIDAYS  TflgfiT  No.  201  203  205  Departs  8echelt  7:46 a.m.  11:45 a.m.  3:16 p.m.  "Flight  No.  202 #*���  204 o*��  206  Departs  Nanalmo  8:45 a.m.  12:45 p.m.  4:00 p.m.  SUiyDAYSQ HOLIDAYS  203  206  11:45 a.m.  3:16 p.m.  204 **<  206  12:46 p.m.  4:00 p.m*  TERMINAL LOCATIONS  VANCOUVER HARBOUR  FT. OARRAU. 8T., QA8TOWN  VANCOUVER AIRPORT  WEST COA8T AIR 8EAPLANE DOCK  NANAIMO  AIR WEST AIRLINE8, BEHIND BUB DEPOT  POWELL RIVER  POWELL LAKE SEAPLANE DOCK  8EOHBLT       PORPOISE BAY  PENDER HARBOUR  TAYLORS GARDEN BAY 8T0RE  MADEIRA PARK  MADEIRA MARINA  ���W**!.**    ���^''���|��SPI(<%*'s's  Vancouver: 689-8651  56Cneiu  VI .':,'f ���*:'��� rst'H ,'<*  SECHELT INLET  INCLUDE8NARROW8 AND SALMON INLETS  DAILY  EXCEPTSUNDAYS & HOLIDAYS  Tipr  No.  301  303  Departs  Sechelt  9:16 a.m.  1:15 p.m.  Flight  302  304  departs  Seeh. Inlet  SUNDAYS & HOLIDAYS  10:30 a.m.  2:30 p.m.  303  1:15 p.m.  304  2:30 p.m.  JERVIS INLET  INCLUDE8 HOTHAM 80UND  & AGAMEMNON CHANNEL  DAILY  EXCEPT SUNDA YS & HOLIDAYS  Flight  No.  401  Departs  Sechell  9:16 a.m.  Flight  No.  402  Departs  Jervis In.  10:30 a.m.  SUNDAYS & HOLIDAYS  40^  1:15. p.m.  404  2:30 p.m.  FOR RESERVATIONS  CALL  Sechelt  Vanoouver  Nanalmo  Powell River  606-2214  753-2041  48WI223  RESER VA TIONS MUS T BE MADE  AT LEAST TWO HOURS PRIOR TO  PUBLISHED DEPARTURE TIMES,  CHICK IN TIME TO  80 MINUTES PRIOR  TO SCHEDULED  DEPARTURE TIME  '������i-^*^|!*^'-'*#^><  Pender Harbour Zenith 6416  Pow.il Mv��r 4*5-9223 COACH TIM FRICH, right, and Keith  Hansen, both of the B.C. Wheelchair  Elphinstone gym on November 5 ���  and won. No reflection on the local  Volleyball Team, took on six local  talent; the wheelchair players are  players in a volleyball match at   champs.  Garden Comer  By QUY SYMONDS  As every nurseryman is saying to  anyone who will listen, now is the time to  plant fruit trees.  With an abundance of fruit coming into  the stores from the Okanagan, not to  mention Ontario and Washington, there is  really not much in the way of an urgent  reason to grow fruit on this peninsula.  Except of course for the sheer fun and  pleasure of the growing.  In days gone by it was a most important  item of the settlers life. He could not get it  anywhere else and the possession of a  cellar full of bottles of preserved,fruit was  a vital item in the health of the family  during the winter.  Evidence of this is all around us in the  numbers of dying or dead orchards victims of neglect and the diseases that  accompany it.  People used to think a lot of their own  fruit. Legend has it that the French  nobleman whose gardeners had produced  the famous Cornice pear used to watch his  crop so carefully that he would sit up all  night if necessary waiting for the exact  moment to pick the fruit at the very peak  of perfection. Well, this gardener has  grown the Cornice pear and most delicious  it was, but never felt constrained to go to  that length.  One of the first decisions to make when  planning to grow some tree fruit is influenced by the space available. How  many trees will the area accomodate.  What sort of fruit do you like? Does the  layout call for standard trees, the kind that  grow to 20 feet high because you are more  interested in the bloom and growth than in  the fruit, or would the dwarf or semi dwarf  suit you better?  Possibly the next consideration is  where in the garden should they go? Many  people it would seem put them away at the  bottom of the garden when in fact the odd  fruit tree in a border or among your ornamentals is both a delightful sight and a  relief to the eye at harvest time.  Admittedly dwarf trees have their  problems but ln this gardener's opinion the  extra bit of work and worry are well worth  it if you can have a tree that does not  produce for the benefit of the crows alone  because they are the only ones able to get  at it.  So let's look at the dwarfs for a  moment. The rootstocks are especially  developed, require rather special handling  but in the case of apples anyway will  produce a good amount of fruit that appears early and matures early. The need  for delicate handling was tragically  omphasized to this gardener when a dwarf  sweet cherry just approaching bearing  age was a dense mass of glorious bloom,  One morning lt was found prostrate with  the trunk torn away at the graft union.  Expert opinio* was that the graft had  never "married", but the owners opinion  Is that proper staking during the trees  Infancy ml.ght well have saved it.  targe or small, planting procedures  are the Mine except In one very Important  particular. That is the position of the graft  union. With .standards this should be some  inches below tho ground surface while  with the dwarfs lt should be several inches  above. For a solution to the problem of  varieties, take advantage of the  knowledge of your local nurseryman.  ' The physical planting Involves digging  a hole at least two feet deep and large  enough to take the root system without  crowding, At the bottom goes some old turf  or similar organic material, onto which  the tree roots are set and carefully spaced  out. About 18 inches or soil are added and  very firmly pressed down. Water slowly  and carefully trickled in will wash the soil  particle down among the root hairs. Then  on top go a few inches of loose soil or  mulch, personal preference does not lie  with leaves or grass cuttings as they may  encourage pests that can damage the tree.  Again watch the placing of .the graft  union and if the tree is a dwarf one don't  bury it. Some bonemeal at the bottom is a  good if somewhat expensive idea. Now the  winter is right on top of us if you are going  to plant fruit trees, don't wait any longer.  New janitor head  Gregory.Cameron has been appointed  to the new position of foreman of custodial  services in the Sechelt School District,,  effective Dec. 1.  Cameron, who held a similar job in  Williams Lake and is presently employed  by Qualicum School District, will supervise the 28 full and -part-time custodians in  the district, establish a training and  upgrading program and fill in for  custodians who are ill. Eventually he will  work at each of the schools.  Secretary-treasurer Roy Mills told the  school board at its Thursday meeting at  Madeira Park Elementary that Cameron  was highly recommended by both the  Williams Lake and Qualicum districts and  by Building and Grounds Superintendent  BobRutter.  Mills told the Times that one of  Cameron's responsibilities, will be to  establish standards for custodial service  in the district's schools. Standards vary  widely at present, as do the qualifications  of custodians. Appointment of a foreman  who will have time to work with the  custodial staff should improve the service,  Mills said,    r  Cameron's salary will be about $1,490  per month. ,  Elementary report  Elementary students in Sechelt School  District will have to wait two weeks to get  their mid-term report cards.   ''"���  Superintendent John Denley told the  school board Thursday that the new report  cards have been delayed at the printers,  who are busy printing election material.  The reports will be issued Friday, Dec. 2  and bus schedules for the elementary  schools will be advanced one hour Monday  through Thursday the following week so  the "tremendous number" of parent-  teacher interviews being planned can  begin in mid-afternoon. Denley said.  See the skilfully hand-crafted Cheese  Board in our window. Mr. Grant McCrady  will be pleased to make similar boards to  your own specifications if you wish, in  your own choice of woods. ��� Miss Bee's,  Seclielt.  [Winter Wonderland Cruise*  VANCOUVER-PRINCE RUPERT  3 DAYS  [based on double occupancy]  886-9755  Olbsons D*ntal Clink  Does Your Club or Group Report  Its Activities Regularly to The Times?  3D:  3C:  3  for the Until  WESTERN & CHINESE ti  ttyit  LUNCHES  on th* Sunshine Coast  op*n ill SO tarn, Tu*s4at,  Closed Mondays i Holidays  fsii   nr j, _...._.. in -||**��iiii. i      i Ty* ���  J '     UL ' '������"���" > tJU  ft  VILLAGE OF SECHELT  Notice of Public Hearing  Proposed Amendment to Village of Sechelt Zoning By-law No. 146,  1975.  Pursuant to Section 703 of th* Municipal Acl, a public hearing will  b* hold In th* Municipal Hall, Inlet Avenue, Sechelt, on Wednesday,  November 23rd, 1977 at 7:30 p.m., to afford all persons who deem  their Interest In properly affected by the proposed amendment an  opportunity to be heard.  The intent ol the Zoning Amendment By-law No. 178, Is to rezone  the following properties:  Lot 3 of A, Block 8, District Lot 303, Plan 8478 to Industrial ���  Brian's Body Shop.  Parcel A, ref. plan 3692, District Lot 304, Plan 6457 to Marine I  ��� Osborne's Marina.  Lot 22 and 23, Block D, District Lot 303, Plan 8643 to Commercial II ��� Coxy Court.  Lots 19, 20 and 21, Block I, District Lot 303, Plan 10318 to Public  Assembly ��� Arts Centre.  Parcel A, ref. plan 2917, Block 5, District Lot 1331, Plan 6223 to  P.A. ��� Care Home.  Lot 96, Block II, District sot 1331, Plan 16920 to P.A. ��� Baptist  Church.  Th* for*oo4na Is a synopsis of ib*��ylaw and not on Interpretation  thereof. The By law may b* Insp-ecled ol the Municipal Hall during  office hours.  T.W.Wood,  Village Clerk  California  BROCCOLI  California,  LETTUCE  Canada No. 1  *  e *- �� .*���*������ e  *.-���������*���  Canada No. 1  set  e. ��� *. *  e  *���**���**  .... -tir"  ���  ������  *  *  ���  es  e  ������   �������������    llro'  ,.>���������  *'.*'-������  e  ���.������������   e. *.s  ������"���  GROCERY PRODUCTS  BAGS���  BAKERY SPECIALS  maaaaammmmmaammaammmaawmammmmamaawmm  SOURDOUGH RYE BREAD  LEMON JELLY ROLL   CARAMEL CHIP COOKIES/  s*#*��kj assess* Qv��|  Hr     HSU 4IMNNP*     JM*  ��� i.r..iMl ;_***_ LlliL.fm.Ix*iAU.SL  Prlc*s *ff*ctlv*j  Wife Mov. 17.  THURS, Nov. It,  SAT. Mov. 1*  ,    Phone 1104020  ������S*li��--~iaUry  MM812-Meat Dept.  ft**#rv* Hm M��M  Umli Ovmntitl* Wednesday, November 16,1977  The Peninsula Times  jra&e��y  For SCRD director���  Questions and answers  TIMES ��� Some persons have complained that the Regional District acts in  an "authoritarian" fashion and is  spreading its authority into areas where  no regulation is needed. Other persons  complain that the board is failing to act on  matters requiring attention. Will you state  briefly your concept of the Regional  District's proper role.  AREA A  HARRISON ��� The Regional Board has  lost touch with the residents. We must  return to a policy of ref erendums on vital  issues. We need to revitalize the advisory  planning committee so that local views  can be considered. Regional government  can be a reasonable alternative to costly  municipal government. We must restore  the confidence of the taxpayers by  frequent consultation and efficient  management of their affairs.  PATERSON ��� You can't win 'em all!  We're trying! To interpret a few hundred  different views is one thing, but to boil it  down to a few words of bylaw, regulation,  whatever, that will satisfy everyone ��� it's  difficult.  SIM ��� The power and function of  regional boards are covered by the  Municipal Act, which will be changed  shortly. While the board has, of course,  acted in accordance with this act, a great  many people feel that it is not responsive  to their wishes or needs. Area directors, on  any local questions, should get an expression of the attitudes of the electorate  before they vote on the question. Directors  should take care of the bread and butter  issues before they branch out into new  areas, e.g. parks.  SECHELT  NICHOLSON���You can please some of  the people some of the time but you can't  please all the people .all the time.  STOTT ��� We need government and I  would much reather deal with a local  authority than with a provincial one. The  Regional District should provide only  those services that the community wants,  but that's very difficult with so many  different opinions in the area. Some say it  does too much, others too little. It will  never please everyone, but I think regional  government is a good idea, anyway.  District's proper role is that of operating  the services required by the people of the  area and causing these services to be  expanded as the people demand.  HALL ��� did not complete the  questionnaire but chose, instead, to submit  the following statement: '  I have not enclosed the questionnaire  regarding my viewpoints of the Regional  Board Directors Seat I seek, for, as you  are aware the Candidate elected is a  representative of the entire Sechelt  Council and should represent the  viewpoint of the Council he serves, not the  viewpoints of his choice.  The questions raised in your  questionnaire are serious questions and  are undoubtedly derived from planning  experience and should I be elected,. I will  bring them before Council for advisement  of their wishes.  Your question No. 3 QUOTE "Do you  agree with the concept being outlined in  local Community Plans which would  generally restrict high density development to core areas?"  In that this question relates specifically  to the Sechelt Core, it concerms my  viewpoints as an Aldermanic Candidate  and therefore I herein answer that  question:  Returns of my recent survey mailed to  all Voters on the Sechelt Voters List is  strongly showing a division of thinking .  amongst the electorate in regards to  apartments and heavy versus light density  within the boundaries of Sechelt Village.  In view of this, on being elected I shall  ask Council to set up a study of the effect of  heavy versus light density growth and  make the voting public aware of the long  range effects before, adapting a Community Plan that breeds and controls this  course.  AREAC  LEE���The role of the regional directors  is to "listen and act upon the expressed  wishes of the electorate" commensurate  with the realities and needs of individual  people and areas. The principal complaint  in Area C is that despite petitions and  presentations, directors often act against  such representations in a dictatorial  fashion. Prom 200 interviews I gather that  both points have considerable validity.  PEARSON���said that he is running on  his record of the past two years and that he  does not feel that responding to the  questionnaire would add anything to this:  AREAE  CROSBY ��� Regional districts were  founded to control or govern unorganized  districts to stop the use of improvement  districts, etc. Since then they have grown?  taking on practically all functions that a'  municipality has. Most regional districts  are very large and surround towns or  villages and must cooperate with them in  both planning and services or it will cast  the taxpayer more money than normal,  GIBB ��� The Regional Board's proper  role, it would seem, is to represent and  consider the whole of the Sunshine Coast in  its decisions. Outside of Gibsons and  Sechelt, its function is that of local  government. As such, it tries to provide  services such as fire protection, hospital,  garbage collection etc. as they are  required and es the money becomes  available. It should also serve the function  of co-ordinating development in this area  so that services are not duplicated or  made superfluous.  GIBSONS  MARSHALL ��� To instigate Services  not already provided. As of now, Regional  District is merely usurping functions  brought into being by organizations and  other governments years ago (water,  planning, libraries, recreation, ambulance, education). Dividing the Sunshine Coast into two or more district  municipalities would serve communities  far better than one regional district,  ��� centred at Sechelt, is doing now.  METZLER ��� My concept pf the  Regional District's proper role is to  provide essential services to unorganized  areas and work in harmony with any  municipalities within its boundaries.  TIMES ��� As the population of tlie  Sunshine Coast grows, new development  places an increasing strain en the environment. Some persons argue that a  relaxation of environmental standards is  inevitable to sustain economic growth.  Other persons say that standards must be  stren.gthened and more rigidly enforced to  minimize the impact of development.  What is your position?  AREAA  HARRISON ��� We-can avoid a costly  public sewer system by keeping in touch  with.the residents about high density  -developments in their neighbourhoods  Protection of  mercial and residential development  impossible.  PATERSON���Depends. The impact of  development may only need a few trees  cv.tr. Saskatchewan grows wheat, we grow  trees. But, the pollution, or despoliation of  water-courses or their environs must be  avoided as a top priority.  -' SIM ��� Growth is inevitable, and a  middle of the road approach to the  economy and ecology is the only answer ���  we cannot have one at the expense of the  other. Before we either relax or strengthen  our environmental standards, we should  enforce the laws that are presently in  place.  SECHELT  NICHOLSON���I am sure there should"  . be a mutual agreement between the environmentalists and developers.  STOTT ��� Our natural surroundings  and friendly community feeling must be  protected. But we mustn't keep1 out the  homes and businesses we need to live.  There should be a proper balance. With all  the land around, it's surely possible to  preserve our beaches and quiet neighbourhoods without making rules so strict  that no-one can afford to set up shop.  WALLANDER ��� My position is that  the first of your surmises is totally wrong  and furthermore the problem as you  present it does not exist.  AREAC  LEE���Any thinking person knows that  once the environment is despoiled, it is  gone forever. At the same time we have to  work and eat and be housed. Commerce  must be given a place and opportunity to  operate within standards acceptable to  both environment and commerce. This  balance has been achieved elsewhere ���  we on the coast are no less intelligent and  able.  AREAA  CROSBY���The growth of the Sunshine  Coast by population and development is  inevitable and will come whether we like it  or not. It is then necessary to have standards to keep the environment safe as this  growth takes place.  GIBB ���- My position on the environment question is that we should have  a distinct concept of urban and rural and  not confuse the two by thinking that urban  sprawl is the inevitable way to develop.  After all, there are sound economic  reasons for environmental controls. For  example: should logging wipe out a fishing  business." (This cost should be tax  deductible). Environmental control saves  one industry from another as well es  maintaining an area suitable in which to  live.  GIBSONS  MARSHALL ��� No real reason why  environment and development cannot  survive together (fish in streams) ���  Buffers at streams, beaches, esplanades,  green areas should be left in future  development. ���  METZLER ��� I believe growth and  maintenance of the environmental  standards are compatible. Substitute plain  common sense for hysteria.  TIMES ��� Do you agree that defined  land use designations are necessary, Le.  separate and protected for residential,  commercial and industrial uses of various  densities? Do you agree with the concept  being outlined in local community plans  which would generally restrict high  density development to core areas?  AREAA  HARRISON ���I am in favour of limited  separation of land use designations ap  plying only to major nuisances. High  density development may be necessary in  core areas for old age pensioners or  professional employees.  PATERSON ��� Yes, zoning is  necessary. Yes, settlement plans are a  must now and high density isn't really  necessary anywhere, but it should go to a  core, if needed.  SIM ��� Yes, providing the committee  drawing up the plan is truly representative  of all sections of the community, with  unrestricted and total public input.  SECHELT  NICHOLSON ��� Yes.  STOTT ��� I don't like the restrictive  laws, but unfortunately land use  regulations seem to be necessary to give  people peace of mind and security about  their homes and property. I agree with  limiting high density development to core  areas, because thitf will confine any  negative impacts of that development on  our rural community and environment.  WALLANDER - 1. Yes. 2. No  necessarily.  ���See Page C-4  Gibsons election centers  on the water question  industry by ruining spawning beds; should  achieved without making needed coin,, iKiSSLE^^  1 ifr _. fyrff- the air,obnoxious to breathe? We certainly  ANALYSIS  The following article contains opinion  and interpretation by the writer.  By KERRA LOCKHART  While they won't be able to mark a  definite, "yes" or *'no" on their ballot,  many Gibsons voters may be considering  whether to transfer the village water  system to the Sunshine Coast Regional  District when they go to the polls Saturday.  Advocates of the transfer quote from  the 1977 Dayton and Knight engineering  report which warns that Gibsons could  face a severe water shortage within years  unless an alternative source of supply is  found.  According to the engineering study,  Chapman Creek, from which the Regional  District draws its water, is the only  dependable long-term sources on the  southern peninsula.  Opponents of the transfer argue that no  one, including Dayton and Knight, has  ever established how much water there  actually is under the village.  __^ ___ They quote from a report nine years  environmental control are needed and  should be considered a "cost of doing  KEN CROSBY  Kenneth Allen Crosby, 53, is a candidate for a two-year terni as Regional  District director from Area E.  Crosby, a real estate agent, is a former  president of the Gibsons Lions Club, a  director of the Gibsons and District  Chamber of Commerce and a captain of  the Gibsons Fire Department. He served  as an alderman on the Gibsons Village  Council from 1966-70. He has been a notary  public since 1970.  Crosby has three grown children. He  was nominated for office by A. Wold, for  one.  GEORGE GIBB  George R. Gibb, 30, is a candidate for a  two-year term as Regional District  director for .Area E.  Gibb, a log scaler, is a member of the  executive of the Area E Ratepayers  Association and a member of the Area E  advisory planning committee. He is a past  group chairman for the Boy Scouts and  assisted at the Gibsons Wildlife Club on the  Junior Program. He has a scaling licence,  has received the Wildlife Conservation  Award and SCUBA endorsement.  Gibb and his wife, Janet, live on Reid  Road In Area E. They have three children,  Ritchie, 8, Rocholle, 6, and Kerl, 6.  Gibb was nominated lor offlco by R.  (Dick) Derby and Frank West. His  designated alternate is Jim Gurncy.  CHARLES LEE  Charles William Lee, 67, is a candidate  \ for a two-year term as Regional District  director for Area C.  Lee, a retired businessman, is past  regional chairman of the Chartered Institute of Sales Managers and an  association of the Institute of Industrial  Administration, chairman of senior  committees of the Italo-Canadlan  Brotherhood, and a member of tho Vancouver Board of Trade, national sales  executive. He has received "numerous  commercial awards and the usual accumulation of she years at war."  Lee and his wife, Maria Katarlna, live  on Radcliffe Road ln Selma Park. They  have three grown children.  Lee was nominated for office by  Charles Murray and Victor Franskl.  BARRY PEARSON  Barry Pearson, 36, ls a candidate for  re-election to a two-year term as Regional  District director for Area C.  Pearson, a contractor, has served two  years as director for Area C. He is a  member of the Wilson Creek Community  Centre,  Pearson and his wife, Marg, Uve ln  Davis Bay. They have two children, May.  16, and Dorralne, 15.  Pearson was nominated for office by  F.L. English and Tim Frizzell.  sufficient water to last Gibsons until at;  least 1998.  Residents in favour of retaining control  over their water say the transfer could  cost the village its independence.  A spectre frequently raised is that of  the Regional District turning down subdivision and building applications already  , approved by the village council on the  grounds there is inadequate water to  service the new lots.  Supporters of the transfer reply that  this has not been the case in Sechelt where  '. the Regional District has provided an  excellent water system, and no council  should be approving subdivisions if  homeowners can't be assured of running  water.  Nor, they add, is the village "giving  away" the system. They are simply  transferring responsibility for the  maintenance, expansion and financing to  the Regional District.  In rebuttal, opponents of the idea point  out that how, if residents are unhappy with  how their water system is handled they  can show their displeasure by voting those  responsible -- the aldermen ��� out of office. If the system were transferred to the  Regional District this control would be  lost.  What everyone has agreed on is that the  village's water system needs major and  expensive upgrading.  But exactly what improvements are  needed, how the financing ls U, be raised  and what it will cost tht? indlviu��:il taxpayer are the questions at the cehtre of the  water controversy in Gibsons, I  As it exists now, water pressure is so  low In upper Gibsons firefighters would be  helpless If a major blaze broke out in the  area. During the heat wave of the past  summer the local fire chief reported that  gravel, not water, flowed out of hydrants  near Sunnycrest Mall and merchants are  paying for this lack of protection through  higher insurance costs.  The village has already started work on  a $250,000 reservoir which, when completed, will improve the water supply to  upper Gibsons. But the $250,000 still has to  be raised.  If the system is turned over to the  Regional District then 75 per cent of the  cost would be forgiven by the provincial  government under an arrangement  whereby the district pays only 25 cents on  the dollar for all water expenditures over  three mills.  The Regional District has that sort of  monetary clout, the village of Gibsons  does not.  What Gibsons has been able to do is get  the government to agree to lend them  approximately $340,000 under the Water  Facilities Assistance Act. This money  would pay for the reservoir, eight inch  mains to connect it to the pump house and  water lines to Park Road and the mall  Hareav Enoughwoiddbe le^tifveirtopay the  capital costs of the No. 2 well and to add  more chlorination to the system.  At 10 per cent interest Gibsons taxpayers would reimburse the government  at around $16,000 a year for the next 20  years. A grant from Victoria would repay  a further $23,000 annually.  While the transfer's opponents say this  money will pay for all necessary improvements, others claim the $340,000 is  peanuts compared to what will eventually  have to be spent on the water system.  Gibsons will still have to raise the  annual $16,000 through taxes, they predict  saying it would be much cheaper in the  beginning just to transfer the water works  to the Regional District and take advantage of the million dollar improvements , planned for the Chapman  Creek system.  If Gibsons did join the regional network  then area directors would borrow against  the increased revenue to extend water  mains through to North Road, upper  Granthams and the Langdale area.  Those In opposition ask why Gibsons  taxpayers should have to subsidize the  water service for persons living outside  the village boundaries.  The Regional District has assured  Gibsons there will be no sharp increase in  annual water rates if the transfer is approved. But detractors note there is no  assurance fees won't jump in the future.  Currently, the Regional District levies  an annual user charge of $48 per lot up to  one acre in size. There is a monthly fee of  $3.05 for those on a gravity-fed line and  $4.25 for those connected to a pump line.  In Gibsons residents arc charged a  minimum of $12 and a maximum of $24  annually depending on their property size.  There is a flat $5.40 per month user's fee.  MORE ABOUT .  Regional board candidates  --From Page A-l  there's a good chance the village may  again find Itself with an appointed regional  board representative, such as occurred  two years ago when Alder-mail Morgan  Thompson was named to tho board,  If this happens, it won't be for a lack of  eager candidates. Hank Hall, Ed  Nicholson, Adrian Stott and Olaf  Wallander are ull running for the board.  With an few electors as Sechelt has,  almost anything could happen. But this  speculation Is that Incumbent Morgan  Thompson and Frode Jorgensen (who tied  with Frank leitner ln last year's alder-  manic election) have the Inside track (or  ttie two aldermanic position, and neither of  them is running (or the board. Thompson  says the job simply requires more time  than he has to give to It.  In order to be village representative to  the regional board, a candidate must first  ha elected an alderman. Thus, if Thompson and Jorgensen should gain the  iildernmnic npotfl, appointment of a  representative would fall to the regional  board. When this occurred two years ago,  the board simply asked the village to pick  Its director and thon rubber-stamped that  choice. The procedure presumably would  be followed again this year If necessary.  But, again, anything could happen, ond  the, candidates have been conducting  active compalgns, with newspaper flyers  and ads, coffees and some door-to-door  canvassing In addition to the traditional  all-candidates meetings.  Nicholson, Hall and Wallander appear  to have divided among them most of the  business community's available suppbrt.  Hall was nominated by fellow developer  Ted Osborne and machine shop owner  Hugh Baird and himself nominated  Nicholson. Wallander has had some of his  advertising placed by an entity called  Citizens for Improved Government.  Businessman Hayden Killam, who counts  himself as one such citizen, told the Times  that others Include Stan Anderson, Rudy  Crucil, Don Sutherland, Robert Allen and  Ray Stockwell. Killam said CIG ls not an  organized group and Is not "endorsing"  anyone.  If that sounds confusing, it's because it  Is confusing. In attempting to disentangle  the alliances, about the only thing one  could surmise Is that Adrian Stott has been  left off the lnvltatolon list. But then again,  Stott was nominated by Hugh Baird, who  nominated Hank Hall, who nominated Ed  Nicholson.  The campaign has for the most part  raised a few substantive Issues. Stott Is  capable qt an articulate presentation of his  controlled growth philosophy, but the  contest has primarily revolved around  personalities and will likely be decided on  that basis: who has the most friends  willing to show up at the polling place  November 19?  That may also be the way It all falls  down In Area C, Incumbent Barry  Pearson, who claims to know almost every  resident of his area, is being challenged by  Charles Lee, who recently gained public  notice as a spokesman (or Citizens Against  the Rape of the Environment (CARE) In  the airport lease dispute.  1/oe, however, stresses that he Is not  running as a CARE candidate and that  that small group has no connection with  his campaign.  To some degree, Lee and Pearson seem  to be reaching for about the same constituency and the voters asked to decide on  the basis of effectiveness of representation  rather than on the basis of substantial  differences in their philosophy.  Lee talks about the need for some  commercial development In Area C and  Pearson was In that same camp during the  recent Salahub controversy.  Curiously, Lee was one of the persons  named by Killam In his recitation of  Citizens tor Improved Government supporters, but Lee denies any affiliation,  although he says he "may have talked  with them and may agree with their  aims."  If Pearson has managed to hang onto  the support he used In defeating Jack  Whitaker Ih Ihe last election, he should be  re-elected handily. Lee hopes to capitalize  on the sentiment that the regional board  has "dictatorial" leanings and that Area C  is getting pushed around.  Perhaps the quietest race on the  peninsula is being steppod off In Area E.  With incumbent Ed Johnson retiring,  contenders George Gibb and Ken Crosby  are attempting to attract as much support  and stir up as little opposition as possible.  If there is any Issue at all In Area E, lt  centers less on the Regional District than  on the area's relationship with neighbouring Gibsons.'  Gibsons Alderman Jim Metzler succeeded ln bringing that question to the (ore  by directing a question of the two candidates during the recent all-candidates  meeting In the village.  The question, as he phrased lt, was,  "Would you support recreation In Gibsons  on a specified area basis?"   ,  Crosby replied, yes, that he would.  Gibb sidestepped the question by saying  that lf "the people of Area E wish to  support facilities they use In Gibsons, PU  go along. K they want to spend their tax  money on something else, I'U go along  with that."   *  Gibb's skepticism of the village was  made clear during another part of the  meeting when he referred to Gibsons'  "slash and run" expansion.  The contest for Gibsons representative  to the board, like the village's aldermanic  .  and mayoral elections, ls overshadowed  by tho water issue.  Jack Marshall is the foremost critic of  the proposed transfer of the village water  system to the regional district and Incumbent Jim Metzler, the Idea's most  articulate supporter. Little else sqems to  be at Issue In the campaign.  Metzler says he doesn't believe a  substantial number of people are  genuinely alarmed by the water proposal,  although many may be confused about it.  /But In ylbsons, which seldom has a largo  (turnout for muncipal elections, even a  handful of disgruntled voters could spell  trouble. .  The real issue in Gibsons may prove not  to be water, but trust. Council's handling  of the water system transfer has stirred  some suspicion along with the confusion,  ani"Wjien In doubt, Jhrgw $mMn. *�� ��  cherished response of suspicious voters.  Oft the other hand, Gibsons Council,  Metsler Included, can hardly be faulted for  falling to push the village's own interests  In other area. The Incumbents point to a  string of accomplishments, hoping that  they will carry more weight than the  emotional water question. lots of intrigue  but little in the way of issues  PageC-2  The Peninsula Times  November16, 1977, ���.  ^������^���������^���m�������^���i i i <e*^i"lllw��!  FRODE JORGENSEN  Frode Jorgensen^ 62, is seeking a two-  year term as a Sechelt alderman.  Jorgensen, a barber, is a past president  of the Sunshine Coast Lions, the Senior  Citizens Housing Committee and the  Chamber of Commerce. He is currently on  the Board of Variance.  He and his wife, Tove, live in Selma  Park.  Jorgensen was nominated by Norm  Watson and Les English.      -  HENRY HALL  Henry A. Hall, 46, is seeking a two-year  term as Sechelt alderman and a two-year  term as the Sechelt regional, board  director.  Hall, a businessman, is founder and  past president of tne Sunshine Coast  Recreation Association, a founding  member of the Marsh Society and a  member of the Chamber oi Commerce.  He and his wife Lydia have three grown  daughters and a young son. They live in  West Sechelt.  Hall was nominated for office by Ted  Osbourne and Hugh Baird.  ED NICHOLSON  Ed Nicholson, 45, is seeking a two-year  term as an alderman for the' village of  Sechelt and a two-year term as Sechelt  regional board director.  Nicholson, a TV technician, was formerly vice-president of the Selma Park  Community Association and is currently  treasurer of the Sechelt and District  Chamber of Commerce.  He and his wife Marjorie have five  grown children and Uve in Davis Bay.  Nichqlssn was nominated by Henry  Hall ^n&j^orl  > The following article contains opinion  and interpretation by the writer.  By KERRA LOCKHART  One of the most fascinating aspects of  this year's municipal elections in Sechelt  is the political intrigue that has begun to  dominate the campaign.     -      ,  The question of who supports whom ���  and why���is far more fascinating than the  nominal issues raised by candidates for  the two aldermanic seats and one regional  board spot.  For the first timeS group of local  developers and real-estate agents are  openly backing two of the candidates.  Another developer, who owns large chunks  of village property is running for one of the  aldermanic seats. A former regional  board planner wants to get elected to the  council and through this onto the board.  The only incumbent up for re-election is  standing on his record and the remaining  contender was nominated by one of his  opponents.  Probably the most influential.group in  this election is the loose amalgamation  known as the "Citizens for Improved  Government".  According to Sechelt Building Supplies  owner Hayden Killam ether people  associated with the group include Stan  Anderson, Don Sutherland, Ray Stockwell,  Rudy Crucil and Bob Allen.  These men are supporting barber  Frode Jorgensen, who nearly won a seat  last year, and newcomer Olaf Wallander  who announced at last week's all-  candidates' meeting that we were all "well  on the path to communism".  While the most significant member of the  "improved government" groups has to be  -Killam who is currently embroiled in a  zoning dispute with the village councU, the  other known members have consistently  opposed the Sechelt Vicinity Plan.  Whoever is. elected to council will be  responsible for drafting a further plan for  the core Sechelt area and there will be  pressure' to both lift the current three  storey height restrictions on buildings and  to expand commercial and industrial  zones within the village.  Jorgensen spent much of Thursday  night' meeting telling everyone how glad  he was to be living in Sechelt and what a  pleasure it gave him to know most of the  citizens personally. Asked his position on  Killam's dispute over his lumber yard,  Jorgensen said he would have to study the  matter further. Wallander, asked the  same question, replied "I think he has the  most beautiful site in the village... I  can't fight the man and I don't intend to."  Wallander admitted his real interest is  to win the regional board seat as "that's  where the power is".      x  Developer Hank Hall has circulated a  questionnaire among village voters and  says, if elected, he will base his performance on the replies he has received.  Hall owns industrial-zoned property  behind the Legion where he intended to  build the "Paul Bunyoh" shopping centre.  He also has plans to put up a large hotel on  Porpoise Bay.  Hall was one of the two people who,  signed the nomination papers of Ed  Nicholson, his opponent for both the  village and regional board seats.  Nicholson would like to take over as  Sechelt's financial chairman and promises  to clear up the confusion he feels exists in  local bylaws. While not anti-development,  he wants to see higher density buildings  confined to designated areas in the village.  This  year's  development   critic   is  ��� candidate Adrian Stott, who intends to  keep Sechelt a "friendly, personal place to  live",  Stott's major drawbacks are his  association with regional board maverick  Peter Hoemberg, which some people view  with suspicion, and whatever lingering  enmity he incurred when senior planner  for the district.  Considering the opposition facing him  in this election, incumbent Morgan  Thompson -is doing virtually no campaigning. He is relying on his past record  as an alderman. Previously, Thompson  has commanded the Chamber of Commerce vote but that may well have  changed this time around with the  defection of the "Improved Government"  supporters to Jorgensen and Wallander.  But basically, when Sechelt voters go to  the polls November 19, they will be making  a choice among personalities.  MORGAN THOMPSON  Morgan W. Thompson, 47, is seeking reelection to a two-year term as alderman  for the village of Sechelt.   ���  Thompson, a merchant, has served five  years on the village council and two years  as a regional board director for the  village. He is a former president of the  Sechelt and District Chamber of Commerce, and the Sechelt Kinsmen, a former  chairman of the Timber Days Committee  and former co-ordinator of the Christmas  street lighting project.  He and his wife Peggy have five grown  children. The couple lives in West Sechelt.  Thompson was nominated for office by N,  Watson and B. Lang.  For alderman, Village of Sechelt  sfcW  '���l:.'.X.;;.&3_^  /���}}$���'.  Adrian Stott  Adrian Stott, 29, is seeking a two-year  .term as village alderman and a two-year  term as the Sechelt regional board  director.  Stott, a journalist���planner lives in  Selma Park and is director of the Raincoast Madrigal Singers; He is a TJBC  graduate in community planning.  Stott was nominated by Jack Mayne,  Jim[Co11in^and��ughBaird.'' \!  '  ���.: ���(.���><;���; ���>,! .v.r'_hj\u:', c.)~,ir~rr(t ,j: }?:f*s' r~:--'j;  '  Only one issue in the  school board election  The following article contains opinion  and interpretation by the writer.  By DENNIS FITZGERALD  The issue in Saturday's school board  election for two trustees from Rural Area  B���the only issue���is Jock Smith/current  chairman of the Surrey .School Board,  Smith is challenging Incumbent Don  Douglas and Davis Bay resident Tim  Frizzell.  Douglas and Frizzell have basically  pledged themselves to a continuation of  the board's harmonious doing-business-as-  usual. They are both strong on community  involvement and on maintaining the  current rapport between the board and the  district's teachers.  Smith, although he would hardly oppose those goals, has some definite ideas  about where the educational system  should be going. He says parents want a  heavier emphasis on basic education, "on  Polling places  Following are the polling places for the  regional district village and school district  elections Saturday, November 19. Polling  hours are 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.  Regional District. Area A���Madeira  Park Elementary, Egmont Elementary  and Pender Harbour Auto Court ln Garden  Bay; Area C���Davis Bay Elementary;  Area E���Cedar Grove Elementary,  Sechelt and Gibsons polls will be  conducted at the respective municipal  offices.  School Dlstrict-GVRD office, 2215 W.  10th Ave., Vancouver; Collins Hall,  Bowen Island; longdate Elementary;  Cedar Grove Elementary; Roberts Creek  Elementary; and Davis Bay Elementary.  core subjects, with fewer options.'- He said  at the recent candidates meeting in  Gibsons that the schools "must help the  child find his place in society as a  worker."  He is also critical of the educational  system's attention to "social problems",  which he said "dissipates what the schools  can do well."  Smith-drew some criticism at the  candidates meeting for his references to  the provincial Ministry of Education's  leadership. "We get enough of that from  Victoria," said one questioner. "The  problem is what can we do here."  He was also questioned about the  hostility between the Surrey board and the  Surrey School Teachers Association���he  denied that there was any such antagonism���and about the feasibility of a  dual role on the two boards. (Although he  did not mention it during the meeting, he  afterward told a Times reporter mat If  elected here, he would resign in Surrey,  where he has one year remaining of his  term.)  Smith said he intends to move to the  Sunshine Coast, but did not say when.  Friz-ell and Douglas were on the  sidelines for most of the meeting and  occasionally fumbled for words In  responding to questioning, a problem  which never afflicted Smith, who came  prepared with a folder of source material  and a wealth of ready responses.  Smith did have one problem, however.  He continually made reference to "your"  schools (Sechelt district) and "our"  schools (Surrey). Unless there is a vast  and undetected reservoir of discontent  about the local school system, Smith's  inability to say "our" schools when  referring to the local system will likely be  the trademark of his defeat.  TIMES���Sechelt has been designated  hi the area's vicinity plan as suitable for  high density residential development.  Would you support construction of  apartment buildings in the village? Would  you favor relaxation of the building height  limitations in any zone?  HALL���My survey is strongly showing  this is not the wishes of the majority and I  am pleased to say I will support that  majority.  JORGENSEN - 1. Yes. 2. Under  certain circumstances.  NICHOLSON ��� I think apartments are  necessary in the village but in a  designated area, note not on the waterfront. At this time I would not endorse  relaxation of building height limitations.  STOTT ��� The village is presently a  friendly, personal place to live,'and I'd like'  it to stay that way. Needed residential  housing could be supplied by townhouses,  but I think the village's character would be  ; destroyed byiapartment development. In  ^the~_dme way's?, tall ���' buildings' would  overwhelm the human scale of the village.  I would favour buildings of three floors or  less and prefer each home to have its own  front door at street level.  THOMPSON..'������ I support the Sechelt  Vicinity Plan.      :  WALLANDER - 1. Yes. 2. Under  certain circumstances.  TIMES ��� Are such public works projects  as new sidewalks and storm drain systems  financially justifiable at this time?  planners, developers, associations and  business establishments and individual  citizens through small informative  meetings. Not by planners without the  input of developers and the people.  -  JORGENSEN ���- This type of promoter  is common to all areas and can only be  controlled through public exposure and  condemnation when one appears in our  midst.  NICHOLSON���I believe any developer  in the village should be very closely  scrutinized and proper bonding posted so  . any resident would have a comeback if  anything went wrong. I also beUeve a  qualified building inspector be employed  to closely watch any developer.  STOTT ��� A review of the village's  regulations is needed. It's not that these  regulations need stiffening, but they do  need to be more workable. I would  prefer to see better rules, and fewer of  them. I would also like to see the bylaws  . enforced,equally for,everyone andmuch  ,)f{less. ^spe^.treatinentifor-favouJredjin-  divtduals. ������  - '      ,  THOMPSON ��� I think the proper  enforcement of the existing regulations is  sufficient  WALLANDER ��� The recent experience was of a financial nature relating  to the federal laws of Canada and  therefore was completely out of the  jurisidiction of any laws the village had,  has, or could have, to control such a  situation.  TIMES ��� Are there other issues of  particular concern to you?  HALL���1. The establishment of senior  citizen recreational services and facilities  somewhere in the main core. 2. A theme to  build to preserve and restore the simple  village way of life avoiding concrete  jungles and over-densities.  JORGENSEN ��� Keeping taxes as low  as. possible while providing services  required by the people.  NICHOLSON���A proper road to the ice  arena has to be built.  STOTT���The relationship between the  council and the people of Sechelt must be  improved. The council should be serving  the people, not fighting them. More honest  consultation with the people is needed,  You cannot have good government when  there's no trust between the people and the  politicians.  I expect the new sewers will produce a  .rush of development in the business area  and frail Bay waterfront". This can be a  good thing; but the Village has no platv to  "direct this development for the good of the  community. I feel this planning should be  started, immediately. Ifs already late.  THOMPSON ��� I've tried to approach  my duties as alderman by doing for the  village what is good for the village. The  only promise I've ever made is that I'll do  my best.  WALLANDER ��� No response.  OLAF WALLANDER  Olaf Wallander, 37 is seeking a two-  year term as sechelt alderman and a two-  year term as the village representative to  the regional board.  Wallander, a renovator, is an executive  member of the Sunshine Coast Lions and  belongs to the Area C Property Owners  Association.  He, his wife Pat and their children live  in Porpoise Bay.  Wallander was nominated by Roberta  and Jennice Haley.  RE-ELECT  Larry Labonte  MAYOR  GIBSONS  HALL���Next year the taxpayer will be  faced with new taxation methods and until  the cost effect is known and understood I  suggest only necessary expenditures be  considered.  JORGENSEN - Yes, if there are  adequate funds without increasing taxes.  NICHOLSON - Definite yes. The costs .  are hot going to go down.  STOTT ��� I think the vUlage should  finance further works through general  taxes as little as possible. Many people in  Sechelt are on fixed incomes, and would  find it hard td pay higher taxes. But if  property owners on a particular street  wish to have sidewalks, etc., put In and to  pay for them themselves through a  frontage tax, the village should grant their  wishes.  THOMPSON���Not really. These would  be implemented when the need arises, and  that question would be up to the taxpayers.  WALLANDER Yes, If there are  adequate funds without increasing taxes.  TIMES ��� Should there be more consultation with the Sechelt Indian Band  regarding possible future development of  the reserve's commercial area on Highway 101 and the effect of that activity on  the village's plans?  HALL - Positively.  JORGENSEN - If a working  ���arrangement that would benefit both the  village and Indian band, then yes.  NICHOL80N -1 think there should be  more closer autonomy between the Sechelt  Indian Band and the village.  STOTT ��� Development on the Indian  Bund's land Is of great Importance to the  village and vice versa. The village councU  should work hard to maintain the good  relations with the band that have grown  through the work on the Sechelt Vicinity  Plan. There should bo frequent communication and consultation between the  band and the council.  THOMPSON ��� The village certainly  would be interested In working with the  bank if they feel discussions would be  useful to them.  WALLANDER - This question lias  absolutely no" bearing on Sechelt, Ita  council or the candidates.  TIMES -la light of Sscbslt's monk  eiperlfJice, with the Seaside Village  development, do you feel that the village's  development regulations should be stiffened? If so bow?  HALL ��� An Immediate and complete  review of Sechelt's present zoning and  other regulatory by-laws In concert with  For school district trustee  TIMES���The provincial Ministry of  Education has suggested thatlocal school  boards should offer teachers no nay Increase In upcoming salary negotiations  and has stated that any' pay increase  should be taken out of existing program  budgets. What Is your response to {his?  DOUGLAS-I don't believe I can  comment on this topic right now since I am  presently Involved in negotiations, except  to say I believe it is impractical.  SMITH���British Columbia School  Trustees Association agreed to AIB  guidelines. I am chairman of the  metropolitan area.  FRIZZELL chose to submit the  following statement rather than complete  the Times questionnaire:  My name is Tim Frizzell. Less than 100  years ago parents on this coast decided to  formally educate their children so they  hired people to do it.  These parents and their neighbours  selected, among themselves, representatives through which their' wishes could  be made known to those employed to get  tho work done. I offer myself as your  representative. I am happy with the  representatives people of the coast have  thus selected and I wish to join them to  continue with the business of working with  our educators. I have energy to give to  School District 46.  TIMES���'Are adequate resources and  time being given to vocational training  and career counselling? Is too much  emphasis given to academic curricula?  DOUGLAS���What do you mean by  adequate? The secondary schools are not  vocational training Institutions although  Introductory material to some trades Is  taught. We seem to feel that secondary  schools should be primarily working on the  extension of the basic skills of reading,  writing and arlthmsUc Career counselling ls quite well handled by the schools  at this time.  SMITH-1. No. I. Yes.  T1ME8���Is the level of discipline in  Mkm.1 ffhfritlt tillifif^'ff'y? fllwmld new  methods of discipline be Introduced?  DOUGLAS���It hasn't come to my attention that lt Isn't satisfactory. As for new  methods, what do you propose-r-bring  back the strap? If there is a problem  maybe we have to sit down with the  teachers and  discuss lt. Out of this  discussion might come some new  methods, but what they might be I really  couldn't say.  SMITH���This is being questioned by  many parents.  TIMES���Has there been a decline in  educational standards? If so, what can be  done to correct the situation?  DOUGLAS���Every .effort is made in  this district to improve standards.  SMITH���Yes. "If you expect and  demand application and hard work from  students right from the beginning of their  school experiences,���if the student is  tested and examined against fair but  demanding standards at all stages to  determine his progress, then you are  establishing an atmosphere for education  Which resembles the real world the  student must confront sooner or later."  TIMES-The Sechelt district is  operating two alternate education  programs for secondary students who for  one reason or another have difficulty with  the normal curriculum. Should these,  programs be expanded���eliminated���  retained at their current level?  DOUGLAS���We try to meet needs as  they are demonstrated. If the need is no  longer there, then we will obviously cut  back. But one must always keep things In  their proper perspective.  SMITH���Retention.  TIMES- Do you feel the amount of  tlmealhittedtohcsdthai^piiyslciilfniiess  programs in the schools is insufficient ���  too great ��� adequate?  DOUGLAS���Should be an ongoing  process. People should be involved in  physical education every day.  SMITH���New regulations forthcoming  re. more time for P.E.  TIMES-Should local adult education  programs be expanded? Specifically,  should the district fund adult education  courses which are art islf swppsrttnf,  such as the temporary aid requested for  continuation of CapUano College courses?  DOUGLAS-lt Is not WtoMtemM.  shall have adult education or not nave  adult education. If there Is lufRdeHt  support for It in the community then the  board will act. At present the board  supports It because the community has  expressed a need.  SMITH���Would  request  more  In  formation on this topic before rendering a  decision.  . TIMES���A school board committee has  been formulating a Family Life program  curriculum, which would include a variety  of discussion topics, such as drug and  alcohol abuse, the human reproductive  system and skills of family living. Is there  a need lor such a coarse here?  DOUGLAS���The better educated you  are the better able you are to handle  yourself in your environment. You should  understand about the use and abuse of  drugs, you should understand your bodily  functions and you should acquire skills  necessary to a harmonious family life. I  think there is always room for further  education ln these areas.  SMITH���After school hours or a night  school program.  TIMES���Arc there other Issues of  particular concern to you?  DOUGLAS ��� I have been asked from  time to time how we go about setting  policies in this district. \jA me say that  setting sound policies requires a cooperative team effort.  We must not suffer under the impression that a policy is the sole responsibility of the board. The formal role the  board plays is in the discussion and  adoption of a written policy. The  responsibility for the generation of policy  ideas and research is the responsibility of  everyone in the system. The central role  here, of coarse, w folhlled by the  superintendent.  The National School Board Association  offers this concise description. "Policies  are guidelines adopted by the board to  Chart a course of action. They tell what Is  ���' wanted and may Include also why and how  much. They should be broad enough to  admit discretionary action by the administration to, n^^ day to day  problems, yet be specific enough to give  clear guidance."  In this definition, Mr. Cliff Adklns,  president of the BCSTA, underscored that  "a poj|0 Jf*M b* clearly related to a goal  objective or Irection In which the people  of the aUtHCt wuth to .proem"  SMITH���1. Broadening of communications between the parent, the  student and the school. 2. More vocational  school training programs. 3. No increase  in school taxes. pf  f  Gibsons hopefuls wading it out  '���'''&.'r "'  ,fP  f)  t,' ,      'A    < '"_t  The following article contains opinion  and interpretation by the writer.  By DENNIS FITZGERALD  The incumbents in Gibsons' municipal  elections would prefer to run on their  record, but the challengers ��� most of  them ��� want to talk about water.  At sta>e are the mayoralty and two  aldermanic seats.  The issue of the village's proposed  water system transfer to the Regional  District has overshadowed everything else  in the campaign. And although no one  really knows exactly how much opposition  to the move there is within the village,  almost everyone is playing it safe.  Even Mayor Larry Labonte, who last  June was in smiling agreement to the  transfer at a joint meeting between village  officials and regional directors, now says  he is opposed to the idea.  His opponent,' Lome Blain, and  aldermanic and regional board candidate  Jack Marshall are the race's foremost  critics of the water deal.  Marshall, who is also opposing incumbent Alderman Jim Metzler for the  village's regional board seat, defines the  issue as a fight against a gradual attrition  of Gibsons' identity to regional government!  At the recent candidates meeting in  Gibsons, he said he would work as a  regional director "to prevent, intervention  in Gibsons".  Metzler seems surprised by the furor  around the water issue and accuses his,  opponents of playing on rumors .and  "talking about things they know nothing  about". He is the only one of the Gibsons  candidates willing to defend the water  system transfer. "It's a matter of looking  ahead and planning for 20 years from  now1," he said at the candidates meeting.  At the same-time, Metzler is a consistent supporter of the village's autonomy  with regard to the Regional District.  Aldermanic candidate Terry Amiel,  meanwhile, is attempting to conduct a  campaign based on a general improvement of the condition of the village's  existing facilities and more representative  government.  He stresses his involvement in the  business community, which he says brings  him into "daily contact with large numbers of people".  "Although growth and development are  necessary, the people who live here now  are the ones whose needs we should be  serving," he said at the candidates  meeting.  Aldermanic candidate Lawrence  Trainor has a sort of casual alliance with  Marshall and Blain, but he fails, to match  their enthusiasm for the water, issue. He  says he can't take a position until  somebody comes up with some clear in  formation.  With all the flap, about the water  transfer, there has been little opportunity  for other issues to surface in the Gibsons  campaign. Questions about recreation, for  instance, didn't emerge at the candidates  meeting until after it was agreed to cut off  the water-related questions.  Labonte and Metzler, as the two incumbents, point to such projects as the  swimming pool, Harmony HaU, paving  and water system improvements, dog  control, the museum, the curling club and  retaining the ICBC office in Gibsons.  - Whether such accomplishments can  outweigh the-suspicion created by the  proposed water transfer won't be known  until November 19.  JACK MARSHALL  (The Times was unable to obtain a  photograph of Mr. Marshall.)  John Clarke Marshall, 58, is a candidate for a two-year term as alderman for  the.Village of Gibsons and for a two-year  term as Regional District director for the  Village of Gibsons.  Marshall, a plumber, is a former  president of the Board of Trade, a former  secretary of the Gibsons Kinsmen CLub  and a member of the Masonic Lodge and  the Independent Order of Oddfellows.  He and his wife, Ellen, live on Glen  Road in Gibsons.  Marshall was nominated for office by  Mrs. M. Volen and Stuart Metcalfe.  neqnesoay, November itt, Wl  me Peninsula Times  *j>l*l.<)M��M..i|4  Jfagei>3  TERRY AMIEL  Terry Norman Amiel, 27, is a candidate  for a two-year term as alderman for the  Village of Gibsons,  Amiel, a drycleaner, is secretary of the  Gibsons Harbour Business Association, a  member of the busing committee of the  Gibsons and District Chamber of Commerce and participated in organization of  Sea Cavalcade activities.  He and his wife, Jenny, Uve at the  Sunshine Coast Mobile Home Park.  Amiel was nominated for office by  Norm Peterson and Ed Butler.  JIM METZLER  James S. Metzler, 63, is a candidate for  re-election to a two-year term as Alderman for the Village of Gibsons and for reelection to.a two-year term as Regional  Director for the Village of Gibsons.  Metzler, a retired business administrator, has served three years as  village alderman and two years as  regional district director. He .is past  president of the Royal Canadian Legion  Br. 109,va member of the Lions Club, the  Rotary Club and professional  organizations. Metzler, has a degree in  business administration and is a life  member of the BCSDSTA and Fraser  VaUey Br. BCSTA.  ' Heand his wife,Alberta, Uve on Sargent  Road in Gibsons. They have three grown  .children..  Metzler was nominated for office by  Sydney Wilson and Michael Bujan.  LARRY TRAINOR  Lawrence (Larry) Trainor, 59, is a  candidate for a two year term as alderman  for the VUlage of Gibsons.  Trainor, a retired Canadian Armed  Forces officer, is a member of the Sunshine Coast Branch of the Navy League of  Canada and the Royal Canadian Legion.  He has received the Canadian Forces  Decoration, second clasp. His previous  political experience includes working with  politicians, at the municipal level, 1963-  1976, in Nepean Township, near Ottawa,  Ontario.  Trainor and his wife, Marie, Uve on  Martin Road in Gibsons. They have one  child, Diana Lynn.  Trainer was nominated for office by  Mrs. P. Volen and Lester Peterson. He has  been endorsed by the Committee of  Concerned Citizens and the Old Age  Pensioners Association, Br. 38.  For alderman, Village of Gibsons  LORNE BLAIN  Lome B. Blain, 64, is a candidate for  election to a two-year term as mayor of the  VUlage of Gibsons.  Blain, retired terminal manager for  B.C. Ferries, is a member of the Sunshine  Coast Golf and Country Club. Before  mqying. |to Gij^onSfe.hen was active -inl  seyerftL community organizations in "  Nelson. ��� ,  He and his wife, Amy, live on Gower  Point Road in Gibsons. They have three  grown chUdren. Blain has the endorsement of the Committee of Concerned  Citizens. He was nominated for office by  George A. Cooper and Mrs. H. Cochrane.  LARRY LABONTE  Laurent Labonte, 60, is a candidate for  re-election to a two-year term as mayor of  the VUlage of Gibsons.  Labonte, a pulp mUl worker, has served  four years as mayor. He is presently a  member of the Lions Club and a director of  the Gibsons Winter Club. He is a former  president of the Canadian Paperworkers'  Union, local 1119, former president of  Gibsons and District Chamber of Commerce, former president of the'(Gibsons  Athletic Association and former, qhairman  of the West Howe Sound Fire Department.  He is a member of Canadian Forest  Products 25 year club.  Labonte and his wife, Agnes, Uve on  Fairmont Road in Gibsons. They have two  grown daughters. He was nominated for  office by Marion Alsager and Victor  Eckstein.  For mayor of Gibsons  TIMES ��� Expansion of the commercial area in Upper Gibsons has  created hardships for businesses in Lower  Gibsons. What, U anything, should be done  to assist the Lower Gibsons commercial  area?  BLAIN ��� I do recognize the historical  values of this area and would like to see it  developed as an attraction for the boating  fraternity from other areas. For example,  "The Beachcombers" In themselves are  an attraction. Beyond that, council will  have to rely on suggestions from the  business people concerned as to how the  area may be made more attractive to the  buying public but subject to agreement of  other businesses situated elsewhere,  which are also taxpayers and as such have  a right to say how tax dollars should be  spent.  LABONTE ��� The national economic  climate has often been overlooked when  tales of hardships are expressed. It is not  Just a local problem. It is my belief that  those businesses ln not Just the lower area  but In all of Gibsons should work through  their cltambor In providing input to  council. My office door is always open and  my phone number Is listed.  TIMES���Although temporarily  shelved, the Idea of a marina development  for Gibsons Harbour has been generally,  endorsed by the council. Do you support  the concept?  BLAIN���I do, but subject to being able  to finance the project without undue strain  on the budget of the village.  LABONTE ��� Yes, I'm in favour of the  concept.  TIMES ��� Gibsons councU now plans to  begin negotiations with the Regional  District in order to define the terms and  conditions of a regional takeover of the  village water systeni. Do you support  transfer of ownership of this system to the  Regional District?  BLAIN ��� A takeover of the $1 miUion  village water system by the Regional  District for f 1 would only be of advantage  to the latter and would Inevitably result ln  an increase of water rates to village  residents, in spite of nebulous promises  made by the Regional District to the effect  that there wouldn't be an "Immediate"  Increase. I reject this proposition outright  but would be favourable to selling water to  Uie Regional District at a negotiated price  and subject to village requirements.  LABONTE - No, I'm not in favour of  transfer of ownership but ready to  negotiate something beneficial to both  ���parties.  TIMES ��� Gibsons has been subjected  to allegations of "empire building" and  "prevlnciaUsm" as a result of certain  council actions (for example, council's  decisions not to join some regional functions); What Ib your response to these  criticisms?  BLAIN - If council feels that It is  against the better Interests of its citizens  to Join certain regional fuctlons, it ls only  proper for council to refrain from committing the village to participation. Name  calling by antagonists from outside the  village only confirms that council acted  correctly In the matter.  LABONTE ��� What are the reverse  allegations when the SCRD d6*S Hot Join  Gibsons in a municipal function, e.g. dog  control?  TIMES ��� Are there ether Issues of  imrtifrtllir cencsrn to yen?  BLAIN - Not At this time.  LABONTE ��� There are many Issues  the council ls faced with every day. People  should participate more ln the operation of  the village businesses. I'm satisfied with  Uie progress the village has made ln the  last four years.  *\  TTMESr-Expansion bf the commercial  area in Upper Gibsons has created hardships for businesses in Lower Gibsons.  What, if anything, should be done to assist  ttie Lower Gibsons commercial area?  - AMIEL���The development of better  marine faciUties which is, in itself, long  overdue whould also be of great benefit to  the merchants of the lower area.  MARSHALL���Development of harbour. Imaginative and constructive zoning  bylaws. Light industries. Plans .could be  made to develop both upper and lower  Gibsons without conflict.  METZLER���I question your premise of  hardship solely begause of the expansion  unless you include both areas. However,  my idea is to encourage the downtown  merchants in their efforts to create a  distinctive atmosphere through by-law  amendments. Ultimately I would like to.  see.the harbour area much like Carmel in  California���a year round attraction for  metropoUtan residents.  It is essential to ensure that there is  'diM&gifc, *bet;ween the tillage Council, the '*  appropriate VUlage Staff and the Gibsons  Harbour Business Association, so that  ways and means can be explored to  produce an acceptable development plan.  This must be treated as an urgent matter.  Certain businesses such as motels,  restaurants, and professional services,  should be encouraged to expand or locate  in the lower VUlage.      *  The development of the harbour, the  provision of a marina and a general cleanup of the area should be high on the list of  vUlage priorities. The area pwst be improved physlcaUy in order to attract  people to it.  TIMES ��� although temporarily  shelved, the idea of a marina development  for Gibsons Harbour has been gereraUy  endorsed by the councU. Do you support  the concept?  AMIEL-Yes.  MARSHALL���Cart before the horse.  Federal government.breakwater and  dredging (first, then plan the marina.  METZLER���Yes, when the economic  situation becomes stable. The concept I've  been working toward is a marina-  recreation complex.that residents can be  proud of.  .. .TRAINOR���I am a strong supporter of  the Gibsons Harbour Development Plan. It  should not be shelved. On the contrary >t  should be proceeded with as a matter of  great urgency; I do not beUeve that sufficient emphasis has been placed upon the  Importance of the plan in the past. Now is  the time to get on with it, not some vague  time In the future. It ls the key to the  survival of the lower Gibsons area.  TIMES���Gibsons council now plans to  begin negotiations with the Regional  District In order to define the terms and  conditions of a regional takeover of the  village water system. Do you support  transfer of ownership of this system to the  Regional District?  AMIEL���I don't feel It Is necessary to  give up complete control of the water  system. There must bo an agreement  which can be reached to the benefit of both  parties concerned.  MARSHALL-Doflnltely not!  Ownership and control of the water system  must remain with the municipality. I  favour future co-operation with the  Regional District with regard to their  needs for water, but no takeover of the  Gibsons system.  , METZLER���Yss. Even the present  waterworks chairman has stated publicly  on three dccaalons Ikrtow of that Gibsons  will eventuaUy be served by the Regional  District water system. What Is the point of  having expensive engineering studies  made and then ignoring them?  TnA|_,Kift*<*I nonet believe it is wise te  commit oneself to support a proposal that  has been so 1U defined. Much more Information must be made available to both  myself and the public before I am  prepared to make such a grave decision.  TIMES-Gibsons has been subjected te  ���Usgatfons of "empire tralldlnf"  and  "provincialism" as a result of certain  actions (for example, councU's decisions  not to join some regional functions). What  is your response to these criticisms?  AMIEL���Each area's own concerns  must be taken care of by themselves first.  However, when a project which is of  benefit to both parties arises then a need  for cooperation arises.  MARSHALL���Gibsons ��� municipal  councU is entitled to decline integration  with Regional District projects when these  projects bring no benefit to the people of  this village. The Regional District has  declined funding for the Gibsons Community Swimming Pool, even though the  pool will be open to the entire Sunshine  Coast populace.  METZLER���Very simple. A matter of  economics. Gibsons is presently in some  Regional District functions from which the  taxpayers derive no benefits. There is no  good argument to support member  municipaUties' participation in every  Regional District- function. What isi.good  'for- the Regional' District does-."not  necessarily apply to a muhicipaUty.  TRAINOR���I have had the opportunity  to observe objectively the geo-poUtical  transformation that is taking place on the  Sunshine Coast. There is a gradual  polarization evplving which increases the  importance of the three major areas of-  population, namely, Gibsons, Sechelt and  Pender Harbour. This fact must not be  overlooked when considering any change.  I beUeve that the aUegations to which  Gibsons has been subjected are unfounded  and made when emotions where running  high. There is good reason for any  municipaUty to proceed with caution when  being asked' to forfeit some or all of it  sovereignty and independence for rather  dubious "gain".  TIMES���Are there other issues of  particular concern to you?  AMIEL���A general and overaU effort  must be made to improve the condition of  present facilities of the vUlage. Before  embarking on any further large projects,  we should make sure we can be proud of  what we have got and that they are  adequate and properly maintained to the  needs of people who use them.  MARSHALL-It is the Regional  District that is empire buUding. It should  not have both water resources and land  development as functions. It should not  interfere, as it is doing, in municipal affairs (Gibsons). The Regional District is  spending far too much money, when we  are supposed to be "tightening our belts",  therefore being a burden to the taxpayer.  METZLER���The refusal or inabihty of  people to accept the concept of planning  for 20 years from now and not just day to  day make-do projects.  TRAINOR���I wUl support any wor-  thwlule idea to improve the relationship  between Gibsons, the Regional Board and  other communities, as long as there is a  genuine desire on the part of these  organizations to co-operate. There is a  very wide gulf of misunderstanding that  must be bridged.  I support the encouragement of youth  oriented-programmes which wUl help to  develop character and community spirit.  DUNCAN SIM  for  REGIONAL DIRECTOR  AREA "A"  MEET DUNCAN SIM...  Retired, Mature, Energetic:  Community Minded:  Resident Madeira Parte.  BACKGROUND...  A native British Columbian who grow up In North  and West Vancouver. Worked In fishing Industry as  owner and skipper of fiah packers. Served as of.  fleer In Navy during War in Fishermen's Reserve  and RCNVR. Following War was Vice President and  Chief Executive Officer In Chemical Fertilizer Industry. 1962-1974 Chief Executive Officer ot large  Ferfllltef MariuTatfurind Co-op In Cdfgary. Alberfa.  Past President United Fund of Calgary; Vice  President Social Planning Council; .Associate  Director Calgary Exhibition ft Stampede; Vice  President Calgary Chamber of Commerce;  Presently active In several community endeavours.  ALURNATK...  AL LLOYD -��� A long-time respected resident of  Area "A".  Hi CANt  Provide mature  experience  and  leadership  so  necessary In our Regional Government.  HI CANt  Understand the need for viral two-way communication between citizens and the Regional  Director to ensure that Important decisions are the  will of the community.  HM CANt  \  DUNCAN SIM ��� AL LLOYD  Understand the need fpr planned steady growth  anH environmental protection within community  guidelines.  ff ��� jmjArmt  Understand the nee^for^kmned cowwneitfel etod  industrial growth to provide on-going |obs, particularly for our young people.  ��� 1.  ragcy*  *��_ * winsuia limes  Wednesday, November 16,1011  MORE ABOUT  ���From Page A-l  AREAC  LEE ��� Defined land useage has been  operated in Europe for the past SO years.  What seems not to be realized by bur  planners is that textbook concepts are  based upon history. The core concept was  great untU the energy crunch. Today we  future and this should be designated now  for ffiture use so that there is .plenty on  hand which keeps the value down. Commercial land needs to be where the people  are, but industrial should be set back such  as away fom highways or, arterial roads  (not where the present area is in Area E).  GIBB���The lack of commercial land in  have to plan for people to reach stores and"'Area E does not seem to be a problem  faciUties on their own two feet.  AREAE  CROSBY ��� Zoning is definitely a  necessity for good community planning.  Putting commercial and industrial areas  where they should be. As for high density  development, this too can be controUed by'  land sizes and the availabUity of services  such as sewer and water.  GIBB ��� Yes, defined land use  designations are necessary because I  think that residential and commercial  property should be separate form industrial areas, so that there is not a conflict of interest. We should have a regular  review of classifications to make sure  conflicts between zones are kept to  minimum and that needs are being met.  High density development should be kept  in the core areas of Gibsons and Sechelt  until their limits are reached. This kind of  , planing prevents urban sprawl.  . GIBSONS  MARSHALL��� Yes. Positive answers  seem only conunonsehse. There must be  planning.  METZLER ��� Yes, on each count.  TIMES ��� Some persons argue that  there is not enough land hi current commercial and-or industrial zones to meet  potential demand and that zoning  restrictions have artlficlaUy inflated  property values, discouraging new  business ventures. Do you feel that an  expansion of commercial or industrial  areas is needed in your area? If so, where ���  generaUy should that expansion occur?  AREAA  HARRISON ��� Fishing, the forest industry, and tourism are the backbone of  the Area A economy. We must be sure to  allow waterfront space for people to make  a living. A separate industrial zone away  from the water doesn't make much sense  for this area.  PATERSON ��� For this purpose, plans  are made, and the people should have a  voice.  SIM ��� At present, the commercial  zones appear to be adequate, and the  community planning committee is  working on a plan to present at the next  public meeting where the pubUc can.  decide. Inflation of property values cannot  be blamed on zoning; adequate avaUable  land wiU control inflated values.  SECHELT  NICHOLSON ��� I beUeve there is not  enough commercial and Industrial zones. I  also believe Henry HaU's Cameo Lands on  Field Road is a start in the right direction.  STOTT ��� A shortage of business land  has been a problem around Sechelt for too  long, but at last something is happening.  The airport industrial area, and the  commercial land made useable in the  viUage by the new sewere, wUl do much to  help. In the future, though, more care  must be taken to ensure there remains an  adequate supply of land for businesses.  WALLANDER ��� As the area  population grows undoubtedly there wiU  be a need for additional commercial and  industrial areas. Each situation wiU have  to develop its own needs and should be  judged at the time unhindered by  restrictive bylaws,  AREAC  LEE ��� Area C needs light industrial  only in the Field Road and East Porpoise  Bay areas. Commercial needs should be  met as the conclusions of the previous  question.  AREAE  CROSBY���There is not enough land in  commercial and industrial zones for the  because of our proximity to the abundance  of commercial areas in Gibsons. There are  areas that we could look at for industrial  purposes adjacent to existing industrial  sites. However, before we start rezoning, a  need must be there and a continual appraisal taken to^ ensure that future conflicts do hot arise between industrial and  residential zones. This is where buffer  zones, (i.e. green belts in the form of  acreage size lots; play an important role.  TIMES ��� Several recent subdivision  appUcations have included proposals for  "cluster" or relatively high density  residential development in. rural areas. Do  you have any particular objection to such  subdivisions, provided they satisfy  regional zoning requirements as to  average lot size?  AREAA  HARRISON��� Land-use contracts for  high density cluster housing' should be  referred to a committee of the affected  neighbourhood residents for consideration  and approval. The Regional Board should  not go against the. wishes of local  residents.  PATERSON ��� "Cluster" dwellings  aren't in favour. Some residents may want  them in the future (they do make efficient  use of land area, and may satisfy the  "outdoors" urge of an apartment-  dweUer). I'm open-minded!  SIM���No, but I beUeve owners, only, of  neighbouring property must have a strong  voice on cluster development and they  must conform to aU zoning requirements.  A certain type of apartment dwelling is a  necessity for younger working and older  retired people, who do not wish to support  a single famUy dwelling. Such developments could contribute to the area's  economy.  ,.  SECHELT  NICHOLSON ��� My biggest concern  would be a sewage disposal.  STOTT ��� I think cluster development  could be quite suitable in many areas,  particularly where the ground is difficult,  provided it isn't used as an excuse to  squeeze in more homes than the bylaws  normally aUow. However, the pubUc is  obviously- suspicious of this type of  development, and there ismo need to aUow  it over their objections.  WALLANDER ��� No objection.  AREAC  LEE ��� Quite obviously this is related  to the ecology needs, apart from the need  for young and senior citizens to find  housing within sensible financial reach.  Such clusters should make provision for  stores and related facUities. Energy needs  wUl dictate a return to the smaU village  concept ��� European style.  AREAE  CROSBY ��� It is my experience that  everybody wants to Uve on the waterfront.  Therefore, you get high prices and high  density Uving. This doesn't normally  happen in rural areas unless there is some  attraction for people to want to Uve there,  but it is a necessity to ��� have some  clustering to create lots of a low value for  persons who are building their first house  or for retirement. But once again this  clustering should be close to services that  are already available. ','T,  GIBB��� Cluster housing, or condominiums, are urban In character and as  such should stay in urban areas, e.g.  Gibsons and Sechelt. However, I am not  opposed to the conceptvof! "averaging"  parcels of land. '  TIMES ��� Suggestions are made from  time to time that the Regional District  should undertake new functions, such as  recych^gor dogcoin^L{>o>yQn t��fnk the  Regional District should enter into these  or any other new functions? Bev specific.  ' AREAA ." -\  HARRISON ��� Area A has the second  highest, assessment on the peninsula..  Obviously, it is to the advantage of the  regional board to have Area*A in as many  functions as possible in order to gain access to our tax dollars, We are now paying  $60,000 directly and.,well over $100,000  through per capita provincial grants. AU  we receive is a poorly maintained dump  and a growing payroU of public servants in  Sechelt  PATERSON ��� Any function taken on  by the regional board should be carefuUy  evaluated first. There should be' careful  expenditure of pubUc monies. No subsidy,  no grant without security.  SIM ��� The first duty of the regional  boad is to represent the residents of the  area. WhUe there are demands for some  added regulations, there seems to be a  danger that we are, br soon wttl become,  over-regulated. However, if a need for a  further regulation becomes obvious, it wUl  have to be given consideration.  SECHELT  NICHOLSON -Not at this time.  STOTT ��� Ih general, I would prefer to  see as Uttle government as possible.  However, if the pubUc wants a service that  private enterprise wiU not supply, the  Regional District should offer to supply it,  provided those using the service pay the  bulk of the costs. I am opposed to Regional ,  District functions being subsidized by the  general taxpayer. Taxes are high enough  already.  WALLANDER ��� At present no others  than those they are already involved with  and possibly eliminate some of their  existing functions. v  AREAC  LEE ��� Dog control should be by  referendum and councU should act accordingly. RecycUng having^ regard to  smaU population is not economicaUy  feasible. It is my opinion that the first  priority is not new functions but  satisfactory operation of existing ones.  AREAE  CROSBY ��� The Regional District  should take on any function that is  dupUcated by the villages or any other  area such as airports, dog control, etc.  GIBB ��� I would not support either of  these functions unless there was an  unusual demand for them. I agree with the  idea of both principle. However, we have  limited finances, therefore we should  spend the money on items of priority first,  e.g. fire protection and hospital.  GIBSONS  MARSHALL - Regional District  should interest itself in discovering the  -social and economic heeds of unorganized  communities (Hopkins,- Granthams,  Roberts Creek, etc.) which do not receive  any direct share of their per capita taxes  for their own use. Not enough population  now for dog pound, recycling ��� these are  expensive non-essentials. Needed: Better  doctor service at Pender,, swimming  classes, community halls, assisting local  ratepayers associations in unorganized  areas.'' ���"  METZLER ��� One of the problems  facing directors is how to deal with the  Regional District as a unit. Unfortunately,  not each electoral area requires exactly  the same functions so it is difficult to be  specific, but generaUy I support recycUng  and domestic animal control on a district  basis.  TIMES ��� Are there other Issues of1  particular concern to you?  the Lyons Creek water^ystem get going,  the Lyons Park in operation, and another  joint-school named and upgraded. And an  increase in regional thinking! In my area  we've had an extreme leftist group, and an  extreme right. No development, or a lot!  . There must be many more who think as I  do, that there's a middle way to go ��� slow,  controUed growth. That's my concern, and  why I'm here.  - SIM ��� a) An advisory planning committee, representative of aU people of the  area, to be consulted by and to work with  ihe area director, is essential.  ' b) Local atmosphere that would improve job opportunities locaUy, especiaUy  for our young people.  , c) RecycUng ��� responsibility of the  individual ��� taught in schools. If this is  done to any general extent, commercial  firms could handle the by-products  without a further drain of the taxpayer.  d) I wiU work to see that control of aU  regional board functions within Area A  remains with the people of the area.  ���SECHELT  NICHOLSON ��� I beUeve the Regional  District should be instrumental in getting  a breakwater buUt to include a marina,  barge faciUties and a smaU boat launching  ramp.  STOTT ��� I feel the Regional District  should make a. greater effort to explain  and discuss its activities pubUcly. The  widespread misunderstanding about the  purpose and intentions of the regional  board is producing serious bad feelings in  the community. The board wiU never get  the backing it needs to function properly if  the voters think it is trying to put.  something over on them. '  WALLANDER ��� Yes, the apparent  cycle of persons who come to the coast to  serve as civU servants and after short  service are reUeved of their duties and  then endeavour to become elected to of-.  f ices which control the positions they have  just left.  AREAC  LEE ��� We have to urgently bend our  efforts to attracting commercial enterprises to this area in order that we  broaden and strengthen our tax base.  FaUure to do this wUl undoubtedly mean a  -raising of the miU rate (currently at $7.20  per person per miU) placing the principal  burden on the fixed income group, mainly  retirees who make,up 60 per cent of the  local population.  No one .connected to, or offering services to developers or special interest  groups should be seated on the board of  directors. Similarly no two persons connected in one business enterprise (no  matter how honest or altruistic their  motives) should be seated on the board.  This conclusion is the consensus of opinion  of 200 interviews these last five weeks.  AREAE  *    CROSBY ��� (No response)  GIBB ��� I would Uke to see the regional  board more accessible and not thought of  as being so rigid. I would work towards  these goals.  GIBSONS  MARSHALL ��� None at the moment,  but if elected, aU issues wiU concern me.,  METZLER ��� I am concerned about the  increasing amount of bureaucracy  becoming evident. It, seems elected officials and staff are drifting away.from the  people and becoming bound by regulatory  devices.  For school district trustee  DON DOUGLAS  Don Douglas, 53, is a candidate for reelection to a two-year term as Sechelt  School District trustee for Rural Area B.  Douglas, a retired businessman, has  been a school district trustee for six years  and is a former chairman of the board. He  has served as president of the Sunshine  Coast Golf and Country Club, president of  the Gibsons Kiwanis Club, chairman of the  board of St. Mary's Hospital for two years  and board member for nine years, and as  little league basebaU coach.  He and his wife, Virginia, Uve on Gower  Point Road in Gibsons. They have three  grown chUdren.  TIM FRIZZELL  Tim FrizzeU is a candidate for a twcn  year term as Sechelt School District  trustee for Rural Area B.    ,  FrizzeU, a truck driver, is past  president of the Wilson Creek Community  Association and was Regional District  director for Area C, 1974-75. He is a former  representative to the Coast Garibaldi  Health Unit. He has been active in the Boy  Scouts, the RaUy Club, the Group Home  and was a member of the juvenile committee of the Justice Department  Development Commission.  FrizzeU and his wife, Susan, live in  Davis Bay.  JOCK SMITH  Jock T. Smith is a candidate for a two-  year term as Sechelt School District  trustee for Rural Area B.  Smith, an educational counseUor, has  served five years as a Surrey alderman  and nine years as a Surrey School District  trustee.He is currently serving his second  year as chairman of the Surrey School  Board. He is a member of the board of  Stewards of the United Church.  Smith holds a bachelor of arts degree  and a bachelor of education degree with a  specialty in counselling.  He and his wife, Mary Forbes, Uve. in  Surrey and have a second residence in  Gibsons. They have two grown chUdren.  Smith was nominated for office by  Dorothy CressweU and Ann Heaton.  AREA "A" PROPERTY  OWNERS ASSOCIATION  Reference: last week's "Sizing Up Candidates"  by Vern Giesbrecht.  AREAA  HARRISON - I will fight' for the interests of the area. I wiU keep the people  informed of aU matters affecting them  through a vigorous advisory committee,  through newa reports and regular consultation. I wUl Insist'that all matters of  vital nature'be brought to referendum.  PATERSON - NO, Fd Just like to see  i)  2)  3)  Does candidate have a specific platform?  Is he a mudslinger who castigates opponents instead of  putting forward his own good qualities?  Is he likely to be a "yes-man", always going along with  the special interest group who endorsed him?  YES  NO!  NO!  JOE HARRISON  Joseph Henry (Joe) Harrison, 30, Is a  candidate for a two-year term as Regional  District director from Area A.  Harrison, a school teacher, is president  of the Pender Harbour and District  Ratepayers Association, a director of tlie  Health Clinic Society, a former director of  \r\xt Board of Trade, Alert Bay, end Horroer  secretary-treasurer of tho Alert Bay Lions  Club.  He has a bachelor of education degree  from UBC, where ho received the Coleman  Award for, highest standing in his  graduating class. Harrison and his wife,  Sohrelgh, Uve tn Madeira Park. They have  one child, Kusala, 2..  He was nominated for office by Jim  Tyner and Billy Griffith and has the endorsement of the Pender Harbour and  District Ratepayers Association.  DUNCAN SIM  Duncan A. Sim, GO, ls a candidate for a  two-year term as Regional District  director from Area A.  film, who ls retired, Is a member of the  Royal Canadian legion and the Area A  Property Owners AssoclaUoh. He has  previously been a campaign organizer and  advisor in mayoral, federal ami provincial  election campaigns.  He received a bachelor of science  degree in 1932 from Stanford Business  School. He has been associated with' the  American Monagement Association,  Presidents Course and has received  military decorations.  Sim and his wife, Flora, Uve In Madeira  Park, They have three grown children,  He was nominated for office by Peter  Prescesky and Barrio WUbee.  JACK PATERSON  Jack Paterson, (16, is a candidate for reelection to a two-year term as Regional  District director from Area A.  Paterson, who Is retired, has served  two years as Area A director.  He and his wife, Jean, live on Duncan  Bay Road. They have three grown  chUdren.  Paterson was nominated for office by  Bill Scouler and Mark Myers.  _     ^IntstheW  to better buys.  CANADIAN ADVeHTIBINQ ADVISORY 80AH0  And one of our own questions:  y)    Does his lifestyle or job allow him the necessary time to   ftpj  properly represent you?  We have studied the candidates for Area "A":  The next two years, during the implementation of the Settlement Plan,  it is very importont that Area "A" has the very best representation at  the Regional Board so this Organization has no other choice but to  support the team of  DUNCAN SIM and AL LLOYD  Best of Luck and No Obligation  Lloyd Davis,  President. ft*  V ^^^i^iyf^i^  ii*f^N*M#^iM^ <t    ��%\-:k  ��%Vr  ''rat  mm  r  _^--      _^_h   .-   _���-    __^_^_h-���-���      -   - ^_^_^_^_^pr -v _>       8>.C*_* H -f "^H      ,������������  \ _.   ���*._���_���_ % _^_EB^ J-n ���    v   ~BB-      ^^^ a* Sf "^        * ->     _&        4B t* ^^7 T W a,,1        '    f^mmm  Mi I R?  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