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Baldur Gazette (Newspaper) - April 1, 1986, Baldur, Manitoba 8 Q n j ae gu S 4rrn J 87 13 CANADA April Pilot Mound wins Pilot Mound Pilots won their 2nd straight Tiger Hills Hockey League Championship on Saturday with a 3 game sweep of the Wawanesa Gazette Folds See Pages 8 and 9 Elevensided coin to replace onedollar bill The onedollar bill is being scrapped in favor of an 1 1 gold colored coin slightly larger and heavier than a The first of 300 million new coins will appear next January and the rest will gradually appear over a threeyear Government wont start taking the one dollar bill out of circulation until This process should take a after which the longer be recognized as legal two surveys done in the last three years indicate a majority of Canadians favored the move to a coin dollar from paper In transit the visually impaired and coinmachine operators feel the onedollar coin will make their lives transit officials spend more than million a year sorting the 200 million one dollar bills Canadians stuff in fare boxes The mining industry will benefit by the increase in demand for which will be used to make the new Five million pounds of nickel will be needed for the first batch with an annual requirement after that of Inco Mines is to supply the nickel blanks and Sherritt Gordon Mines will do the bronze plating at its facility at Fort From the blanks will be sent to the Royal Canadian Mint hi Winnipeg where they will be made into The cost of producing 300 million such coins is estimated at The design will be the same as that used for the existing silver dollar the Queen on one side with two voyageurs in a canoe on the While the coins will cost more to produce than dollar bills 12 cents as compared with five cents the government will save about million hi production and distribution costs over a 20year period because the coins will not have to be replaced as A onedollar bill lasts about 12 months in compared with an anticipated lifespan of 20 years for a dollar Waiting for the warm weather To collect for Cancer The DropIn folks will conduct the Cancer Canvass in the month of So be sure to greet them when they come A poll by poll look at the Election The official results of the voting in Turtle Pleasant Valley lays quietly in wait of the warm weather eniov the fine which will bring campers and golfers out to Poll 19 72 118 Cartwright 41 34 84 35 Cartwright 26 60 66 38 87 39 59 88 30 46 59 20 Killaraey 22 69 23 42 54 13 31 Sf 29 25 20 47 13 17 44 24 Boissevain 16 72 46 Boissevain 35 109 47 47 71 15 41 50 22 34 107 24 Boissevain 149 31 32 47 25 11 41 67 26 Neelin 16 19 59 30 12 109 34 Mariapolis 14 128 25 Swan Lake Reserve 17 2 62 1 Swan Lake 43 28 136 45 11 51 2 Somerset 30 19 169 8 Somerset 20 117 5 Altamont 9 52 17 Notre 25 78 4 27 Notre Dame 77 22 27 1 Notre 24 34 0 23 1421 45 29 14 97 41 25 110 29 Belmont 25 69 34 Belmont 17 18 59 43 Ninette 29 106 47 67 58 22 Minto 51 84 33 30 130 24 Advance Poll 6 8 12 0 Advance Poll 9 10 40 7 20 33 1 20 6 28 3 Mail in Ballots 66 1 Special Blank Ballots 1 2 4 2 TOTALS 1353 1242 3390 1150
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