- December 8, 1981
Part of Whistler Question
Photographs including but not limited to guitarist; meal at restaurant; group photo of children; Blackcomb Village; cars; flowers; singing in a play; ski gear; construction; snowcats; gathering around fireplace; skiing; chairlift; choir; Willie Whistler; Christmas season party
Appears in December 10, 1981 issue:
02-236-88. Pg. 1. Caption: The Undaunted Arrive. They came by the trainload on Sunday, December 6 -- unsung heroes of the white slopes, determined to schuss the fresh powder come rain or snow or floods. This trainload of nearly 100 skiers was the first to hit Whistler after BCR clear its tracks following weekend flooding.
02-236-110. Pg. 3. Caption: [top] For the first time since the mountain opened, Blackcomb snowcats groom the Skidder -- right to the bottom in the Town Centre. Happy skiing!
02-236-147. Pg. 3. Caption: [bottom] Fireman Gary Raymond sprays water on burning power pole.
02-236-72. Pg. 4. Caption: If you don't now, you probably should. It's Nick DiLalla and Carol Simmie, new parking attendants for the Town Centre. You park's wrong -- they tag's quick.
02-236-120. Pg. 6. Caption: Wayne Dickenson, formerly of the planning department with the City of Vancouver, joins municipal staff as planning director as of December 1.
02-236-22. Pg. 8. Caption: [top left] Harvey Webber, North Vancouver.
02-236-25. Pg. 8. Caption: [top middle] June Shepherd, Brio.
02-236-26. Pg. 8. Caption: [top right] Bob Ellis, Alpine Meadows.
02-236-28. Pg. 8. Caption: [bottom left] Jack Davey, Snowland Place.
02-236-18. Pg. 8. Caption: [bottom middle] Sherry King, Vancouver.
02-236-19. Pg. 8. Caption: [bottom right] Elaine Edwards, North Vancouver.
02-236-40. Pg. 12. Caption: Roll the cameras! Whistler school children perform for the CBC in the Village Square.
02-236-78. Pg. 13. Caption: The finale of the Squamish Youth Chorale's 'Specially for Shepherds'.
02-236-204. Pg. 14. Caption: On the set in Tantalus Lodge for the final filming of CBC's Whistler Wonderland.
02-236-150. Pg. 15. Caption: Nancy Raine with B.S.C. Coach Byron Gracie.
02-236-164. Pg. 17. Caption: Andre Pascal (Far left), Steven Gawreletz (Centre) and Mitch Vlad (far right), all representatives of the Canadian Government Office of Tourism in Los Angeles join Earl Hansen and Al Raine in a flurry of Whistler's specialty. The CGOT reps visited Whistler December 4 to improve marketing techniques between the resort and the California market.
02-236-143. Pg. 18. Caption: Tree down -- no damage. One of the large trees that fell down during Saturday's storm. This one hit Drew Meredith's house.
02-236-66. Pg. 20. Caption: A rose for your thoughts. Lynn Derbyshire, proprietor for Valley Vines & Petals shares a bouquet and a smile on the opening day of Whistler's first florist shop December 5.
02-236-138. Pg. 22. Caption: [top] Celebrating the opening of the skiing to the bottom of the mountain, Whistler's Peter Alder and Blackcomb's Hugh Smythe take the chair out of the village.
02-236-60. Pg. 22. Caption: [bottom] Laurie Vance and Sheila Peters toast each other at the opening of Brandywine Management and Villa Sol.