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Array ^  m  ,5s?"  ^  .  ilr~; All advertising orders  and news copy must be in  office by "Saturday viidony -  /and earlier if possible. ,.-���,-:  "���. ���>��� . ���������:;���������.-    :'  ���    \ - -   -���    .      .   '  .:':--'-'',-::.- ���������'-���-'Cvy. -::--������"-' ���-���.;-. . ��� _��� t��*^?;^^*��tg|v ������   . ..  ��� -..-.-;,..  SEI^l^G A PKOGRE^ BRITISH COLUMBIAN SOUTHERN COAST, Including^--  : J^ Secheit - Wilson Creek- Roberts Creek - Grantham's Landing  '.'"���'""-:  , ������ ���   t: :.<?'.' Vnv^-vV-��� . Hppk^srLariding - Port Mellon - Secret Cove -Hillside  BUSINESS OFFICE: .:  Half moon Bay, B. y,_.  Advertising, Production Office "  Powell River, Efep. ^; ;1  .^Si^'vS'i  ^  5S5?  Siifc; 1945  .������&���,'<{'  "��*'���;.���?  Mr  S$0 CENTS PER COPY.    $2.50 PER YEAR, BY MAIL  ims  Natural Causes'  COAST LOGGER  KNEW "BIG NAZI  oast Area  E W������: Parr &LreM and A H * AlWrri ��� TwarW'-S^51^^^^  fc^^Kf^S SSiS ^ and ^aligief in'rVaiicbuyer!' master of political, intrigue i  y?e dwmpM^ r::?; -, .,-        .v, i,s -all of Europe, was at that tiiri  .������ .. _  . _   ...    _ ..,.,...,  ......  ^Ust:a fraii^or^0f kjdW^Mr.  Caljouw.   "He; wasn't! ���yWy to-  - XX^X "r today; by;  ^^:.5^^ew;stepTin''  p?;;;^cljoiningi territory.^ P^Kcation is planned;  '%: ;3ingsd^y, and after two triaLediti^  'f&s. liitptal of'jmore than 1700 Householders M the territory, the  <-;i^ly\0M^^y^^^ hundred: residents^*h|weJOTde)red their  ;";,: ; copies^ thus assuring the publishers" pf: M��ficierit; interest in  ���; ;^^   t^ warrant a:fair triali.^ \   :'._��� rX.^>XX^'...  :���).:������': X^XX.''X\ ;':;y v -V- ".;". \ ���.:������':"��.:-; ^AdyerMsejrs;-iri,.,cihe.: "district  hav6, been very sporting^'in the  "sight .unseeA" proposal,' and it  :isi^>b!e lipped that those who  haW "shown an interest in the  new paper will; soon be added  tofour list of advertisers. ;-:;  "Powell River merchants, too  havaishbwh.'-:a^,'J'hteriest; in the  district, and have assisted us  materially to .bring-this first issue to you.; When; the large new  wharf is cbmpletednat ; West-  viewv re ;may lae ;that a% greater  interchange . of travellers, will  take^place^between the "south  coast and the papertpwrtr Plans  for .\^he^;^hMf..;.cal^���rf^or;^nearly^*a'  half-miilion-dbllar expenditure;*"  and provide amplei harbor facilities for small�� bbats���some-  thirig whicfr has been lacking  at Powell River for/ some time.  THE PUBLISHERS';-  ��� : The. ipyfblication: ips?;- iii the  ^tretches^f:; water.;       :^^   ^ i *���' ohahel of >;a coi^any^^hpse pres-^  p|^|<��x^^ :;Tm(*yM^ m^ -fijfeld  ��^��Stead3��i^^  ���:;;���-���-,;;-.'<��bmp^^  ;:':a;;fuii;;;car^^  V ��� L;se'r^ce;;i'^ ^iy^^Q::'-.  ; ;^  v      each, other ;.arid.1 withvyahpou^;'  , ver and .West Va^cpuyer;:;t^-' ;" ^  :        The   Norths Shpr^ Company  ipfbppses ���   twoi^^pT^bot! ^ye^sels, ;  i each.carry ing:;XQ- ^ihicleS^aiid?  60 passerigersy and: ���-. costing; approximately  $40^000. each,'    .... ~,  ���-.    The proposed schedule;;shows  .-',..   one daily^ trip 'for;^jleiryisTlnlet,  mom if  chart^a^bThe ;:Howe  Sound service^'is mbrefrequeht.  Further details; ^f   this   xJe-  yel6pmerit> will ^iappear   in Jthe  next issue of Thet;Goast'News.  Death   from,   natural   causes  was the verdict returned"; atr;k;  coroner's    enquiry    held ftlast  week   following  the   discbyjsry  of the body of Nicolas Gerplin;  59, on a trail at the head of J6r;^  vis  Inlet ;near Erickson's Lpgr-  ging   CampV; Mr.    Gerolin,y^  crane  bperatpr at North  Vancouver  Ship "Repairs,  was;|be-  lieved to; be "engaged invpj&p^->  pecting^^^ in the Jeryis- Inlet arfa:,  ...; ���.A:,- native i:pf ^BMguim^-^lie^f^:;  Headlines that recently told  of the capture of the former  Nazi foreign minster Joachim  von Ribbentrop, awoke memories in the mind of Joe Caljouw,  of Vancouver, well known in ,* 7  logging circles on the coast.     V   v  He worked in the same lodging  camp  as von Ribbentrop  on Vancouver Island before the  . first World War.  V"It was in 1913," recalled Mr.  Caljouw. "This Ribbentrop was  .working as timekeeper when" I  i-was at DeOp^ay^'iTHe.haughty    J^xtv-'  ....        ^  time,  All Camptiie, Burning Permits  As Humidity Skids Past Danger Point  skidding  the danger-  SUPPORf ^QUlt^PAPER!:��{  Subscribe; to The .Coast N?ews  today. :$2i50 per year, by,-,'ifiail.  bustv He was kiiid  keptr'to himself 1"/  of aloof and  yOUlli>XfPUBLiSHERS  ;    ;   POWEILI-; RIVER'S   Board   of  b    ^s9nBoj":8?t fiuissaid sj ��pejtx:  y'^aiiho-SPubliC:- 'Utilities'-; Com-'  ;y=^I^bn;.tbj :haye>hearings: 'on: they;  ���-% :��� r^;-;'Seiry^; charters \ 'for ; Jeryis :; Inlet;  ;S��;;-"in'd} ,Hbwe;Souhd  ^^������^��U-;:Riye^'and: at. S^helty^;^;''^';  ^^^x^I^.v^^xP6^6^''; --thjat:';--these c  :;;;;<;iv:;"hearihjgs . wittihaierialize.^ ':;;  {^^;*;^he^;P.;;Rv;'Bpardv topic active/  t|;ip;|^xc^ic^tp,:'the' granting: Jbf^a  ���g^%;f;{f^y^ch''art'^r,-. only;^.;;^.^^^^!^-  f^5-;I':.'Sger;:seryide^'; across Itowe: Sound  W0�� ^hd:;ipresented ; a ^ voluminous  S^fforief;? -tb: ������ "the ���. VCornmissioh'- with  ALL Vancouver Island and  lower mainland forest areas  were closed .Monday by the the  proyiheal department as a safely measure following a week of  ' whTch*^~nt~"na��uo!ity  down to and past  point minimum.  . AH burning and campfire  permits'are cancelled and travel, in the : woods is barred.  Logging v; ^companies which  had- not closed previous to noon  on Monday were ordered shut,  leaving skeleton crews to watch  for fires   arid guard property.  ��� About 8000 men out on an  'enforced' holiday as a result of  the closure order.  The closure order states that  except for. actual travel on public, highways;nb person can enter the: forest; without a permit  from a'; forest .'ranger for purposes of travelliiunting, fishing",  recreation or any other similar  purpose. / Mineral prospecting  )s banned. Sawmills within a  half-mile of the rforestvornTWOods"  must have a pe^i^ipl^perate.  c?Mi  "f ���Eat^ - Jtimmt  ^.tAili^J .  Organized in Julyvv 1941^ tt*e5'%  Roberts Creek Credit Unip|iS;  has built up an enviable rcj^si  utation as one of the-^best-ojg|g^  erated co-operative bainiks^ij^r  the province. It ncw-JasisMW-r  membership of 140 ��� whd'r; JB#^VV  contributed capital -'-of������,-ovlfe'^  $5,000. ;.     -';;���;��� ;;>1;^::-  Since   incorporation,:^it;; fc||;>:  made loans totalling more'thw^?  $17,000, and has yet r.i&tij&g&M  cent of interest or - priricii>al^K#^  Mr. W. K. Berry isipreside|j|^::  Mrs. Leah Cotton JSvtr^suWelv^  and the registered officeiilliH;^  Wilson Creek. Mr. George,"KpffitT^  is a member who has-;(^iti?Ufel:"  uted a great deal toWar&:::^^B:  success   of  the  organizatiOTu||||f'  '"'The   EobertSi.'.  Union is affiliated^  ,C. v.Credit ItTni  ?Vancouvdr;;;;';:  %i2  '*$���  To 51 illwaffer  A WEW bus  to.  service  ter  from  pdwell CRiver  &+  AL   ALSGARD  if^&ra the'te'ehnical lan(dr Editorial  f S^partiier of Thc^Ccast News, A.  Stillwa-  once  weekly may help io save local  residents   time in travelling to  Jh�� ^^rJ^wn^JThe service is  at ^es^t; teing ^eraie^l>n ;a "  'AJssaid IrrvSSs  tactical  insula area  Waits itiioriifidtibn  ,,: The Public "Utilities Commis-  sionxiSiawaiting mbre Informa-  tion?from the; North:Shore Nev-  igatiori . Co.   before ��� setting   a  Shearing;- on ^the^C6mpany?s;" ap-;  plication tp: operate a vehicular  ;ferry "across^Jervis^Ihlet;- be;-;.  ":'tw��en: ��� Gibsb^;Laridihg?&' PehV  ;;der; ;iIadbor; ^^h^/s^ppsrHowe-  ; Sbuh^^etwein; Gibspri- s -��� Land--  pr^fand^We|fe,^ahcpuy;er, Dr.  ���;^^A|:Carrotheris>; chairman ,-'de--'  v:claEed^last* ;-?."  :;;-;^.;;;cafrbth^s^aici^ihat:;^  ^ter?the: c'phiEJa^^a^plied^bmApV  filv W:;for��� a:'?frjahchisje he: had  MIS ^iSS&f ?!?& ^BeeSimaae��: Cremate : The  b^^ad.not^e^|c^  ��� ,7 :MeariwKi^#BaMh|K^^  ^ith^vAp^rat^^^  fertilities:  ;ati fevioperat^^  ::are;at::Halfmobn"Bay. ��� --^ ;  ;;-:The;News-is a result .of "Mr.  ;Pearsph?s\';-enthusiasm and un-;  ; quench>bleVdbsire \io se^e a; pa-  ���[per^servp the .grpwirig;:areaT In  the early spring the two young  inert met through the alertness  and friendship of Mr. Dah Burroughs, coast representative for  ,;MarshaltWells;(B:c.) Limited,  Both had been thinking of the  same thing���a paper for the  south coast area, but each was  lacking what the other had;  Pearson^ had the knowledge of  the area to be served, gained  during his long residence rat  Halfmoon Bay, and the facilities for serving the district..'���  . Alsgard had the publishing  and advertising experience and  the means of production, aiid  together they were able to  form a company to handle the  hew venture^. .';.--....  WIDE  INTROPUCTION  To introduce the Coast News  the first two editions are. being  sent jp ::arrwide complimentary  list. The;^hird and ; subsequent  ^editions;,wiUi:go    to :paid-in-  adyance subscribers    only,. .of  whom tKfere are aire^dy; several  hundred. ;A minimum  circula-  ;tiph of 750 readers is needed to  "maintain the paper.  '���'iAtfeady^iartangements  : haye  ;'b|   ^^^alfeSttie^tas;^ _^.  : ;tisers/i writer^aOMFpu^iscribers,  ��� in ^dclition tb*^yhichi|ie must  iattbhd to:   his - pwn^S insurance v  service af HaKmbontBay.    ';; ^;  A resident of Halfnibbn Bay  for the past eight years, Ernie  was,born in Vancouyer, a small  -part;of a big familyAHe:.atten--  ded^schobl there^later,; moving;  tp^ '^Mission. Cityi;^where^ he fin^:  ished^schooling,-';anci:iralso  was:  a member ;bf-the cadets and the  firsts boy's bugle band to be or-.;  ganized in Mission.'   .������'"  .GOES INTO L6GGING  Theriv:came -his;; introduction  io hogging; he; was in camps & ;  sawniills- north  of Mission,   at  winch;'He.:worked  "on  almost;  every���'{��� job> the -camps and mills:  had to offer "  Pearson; ;seems to  believe in  the  bldv bbotrstrap  theory, for  he neyerj, ^hesitated   to    learn  hew things Awhile working  on  an^old: jbb^jHe/ took up short-,-  hand ahSf^^inig at the night  schools,  graduating   to    office  work. "Thought I'd try my luck  at it," he-sgid.  .  v  Working fpr:,..Col. A. B. Noble, '%e* learned insurance  and  real estate.Cechhique. All this,,  time he was; a leading -light in'  ; Mission's; Sfimateur;; theatricals �����  ��� and ypuiig^ peppies' acljyiiies.  Stage .^  cbnslructlbh^was 2 :his ^s  ���"������"ntvre.  native of Alberta,  has spent innst.-nf. -h^.^S years  in this province���the Okana-  gan, technical school m Vancouver, ;and the; last;;19r;years at  Powell River,   with;^ "which''; he  has "practically grown,up.*;  i-/ Coming jto Powell River -?|n  - :1926,, Alsg;ard worked in nearv  r;ly; every department of the pa-'  Thursdaj^rat f9;05 aSi: am  Alsgard-^ 1 j0_;p.ri\:|g^ey;lraye Stillwater  and IiangoBayat i0.:a:m.:;and  2 45 p.m. :Fare is 75c each'way!  The run is operated by Powell   River   Stages  Ltd.,   which  networks   the   papertown   area  , with daily bus." services.  \'t   South coast    residents    who  ; ���: visit.the Powell River area can  ..^ thus eliminate    two    hours or  -No Trav&Fomm  Drowned Jslandli|2^|i  No furtherA:;tr^c^^as;;^l>^|P:l  found of -..���i^-V:.1fcwi^::M^aii^5ftS^  Jacobsen,; ��� 38^..; ,Van^di;:vjnla^il  who was drowhed/hear^f^I��tfSpSf  Bay /early last. :Tuesdayl^M>ifP|;^|  ing; following::-a firej^ " "* "   '"'  fishboat.'  .as.^i  ^ticar*;  A .��� broken  across Jervis  submarine   cable  Inlet has resulted  in cable messages from the  north being relayed through  Campbell   River   until   repairs-  can be made.  ^r miifsbltore going; in*, fe ^^^^M:��^^!^ .Machinery Pool  hardware arid furniture busin  "ess with his father.  DEPRESSION-BORN PAPER  In the lean year of 1933 he  launched his    first    publishing  /. venture, .' a mimeographed j ob  hot unlike the "Red, White and  Blue" referred to in another  story. today;. For four years it  -flourished, and then Alsgard  bought, some antiquated printing equipment and ��� started a  regular printed paper, continuing to impipve. his plant until he had a.'moderri set-up. Im-  . provememV;of hisPoWetl^River  newspaper,;The : Tpwn ;.jGirier,  resulted iri���' his winning* the  MacBeth Trophy for  the  best  ; editorial page in its class am-  bng: Canadian weekly newspa-  -_pers; it also placed second as  ~ the best all-around weekly pa-  ;per in its'class in Canada.  ;'* Alsgard is interested in news  :;photographiy,    ano^    nis.   plant  ^boasts thei^orily equipment for  b^;:ieayii?|fe their- boats at  v^-atef;; pft^Lgn��('^^ay and com-  pletirig thj|^i^; to;- Powell River  iby.-bus'..'r;^\-:^;v.:..;--Vl '��� :: '  . If a rpund. trip is being made  in- the one day, three hours are  allowed ;.-between^ busses in  Powell River. .;_ .  SUPPORT JrOUia ;PAPER!  Subscribe#0: The Coast, News  today. $2.50 'per year, by mail.  Starts in Summer  The Hon. Dr. K.C. MacDon-  ald, Minister of Agriciilture,.  announced that the Government expects to be able to purchase some land-clearing equipment'very shortly in order to  start its land clearing program  to assist farmers, this summer.  w t. * �� -  hobby;i;pother^aslde'cbrating;:; niaking;erigrayings for newspa-  iripiit^' Hardy ;^ia^d^?H^fmobn;  'Sechilti ^:^^lsbri;;^Creek,'':.:  .daiice halls arid play^burids -f or  corrimuriity activities^;,.;;  ;j6^:|RESERVE;;;Uwfe; ;, J'*  ;    When.hS was IS^^ea^pn/en^  listed ;with^thei^iith n Machine  Giiii; Battalion .;-���"and) - ;?fcfck, seyen;  ye^si'^tiied>tp^becbriie;a good.  per reproduction north of Van-  ;cbuve'r...-��� ^;; - ������'���'���������        -���  ACTIVE ipITIZEN  * *A: busy 'icoriimunity worker,  Alsgard finds thne to work on  many, committees in the paper-  town, including active imembej ���  ���ers  Warranted  tyi p^hc;;iriterest,  ���^li;p;e;TOade ;;'tb-?  -"fiu^Kbr;^ricr^se^  m^vx'^isi^W"^ '<^:: -=������ e'xt.ending-:tft-'seyer;a^  P^lil^r^'l?^--" muriities' in';iex]^riii^s^pf-d;he;  ^llS^Pil%l^l��|idis^  ^^i2^Cptt^|^^S��|l|^r;;^b^ ���':  ^rirbn^^si^rfedJ^^^iP^ S-;-.'���'--:.^;; -7  ; watetfror^^p$S  -SteamiMps?^'  ;v;:.MjigA^:^phfe  r^ier: "  .:;daughf��r^y*asi  ^%UCC^SFU^.^iASpN":"  S.M ���.  tied .v;b.  tamiia; B^a'ch'areas  ^ABtOir^sizE ,.,...  fipf^he:Spape^-^iU5?be ��� ���;. ;.p yer^eas;  riiMhirie' gunrie^^as;;>he piftp^ship: in th6:^Board of Trade and  it^^t^ridirigy suriimerv^ -  at;Wbrk;Pbirit-V:I. an __.    .   ^M- ..^v n  jceef��berrta;:Wheri^the;:battal^       'He^iS married, has,a son, 9,  iori^Ws;disbandMteny^ars af^;-?lr^y^ to operate a prmt-  'ter^^ad;mariaged;to become": -^ng;;machme,: and ^daughter of  :af?captaim7Pearsbn';3ransferred  iti ffle^B\ C: Hussars^ -iater}:'M<FX'������: With Erffle" 'Pearson, Al Als-  ��� the Westminster Regiment.   Ill ,;; gard'shareM'enthusiasm for the  heatestbpped him^frbhi going :4 "bright; futuge   ,of> British Colin 1940 with that out-   . umbia's spu|h coast.      .. .  fit,;A-brPther,I)pri, is,with it'as ^Powell; IRiyer's- expansion,  major; and     and its riioderri,new wharf, tp-  l^^rn'or^^^b'rb|Mgr^;?^re--also bV-;  SK^^P^i^t'b^^blpid^fbrriiafctih;: -: fit.; A^rother,  r|||pP^MEr^PueW^i^^^l��^  -.������-   -,   --���      .-     , ���.-*-,-      ----- , ���,.  -^^I^^;^^^^^^^:^ of  l^ffie^^^sen^fee^t^^easj^^ ;; fer^��^|tiv^^^g^auiA  $1M4)eIayeHr.|^y ���;:; ���;  The editors    of   The ��� Coast  nNews offer an 7apology for the  uriayoidable /delay   in  Mtting;  ;" some of this week's newsatems:  ' into' print. Some were sent in  by correspondents for our first  ,,.announced publishing date,; but  ���Among district n^ retoning ;$iwere wefe^jmable to-:^rieet that  ;:^TheHtKp^^s^reeF Badmirir  ;;t^;Clu^M  %ucbessfuLiyiar, ��� thanks vtb-the  :;effbrte;bf;.^si^Baines -^aijd Mr  ^Nbrman?;" "'"''"'';"     ' "'" "  FROM OVERSll&S;  from; byerseas;; service; recently  -were Pte; W. ;R.' Oidershaw,- Lt.  D. G. MacDbugall, and Cpl. W.  ;R. MillerV* all of Gibson's Land-  :^mg.iXXX..XX ��� '. .';':'.'.;- ''":   :'  date. 0i  We^lope you will bear" with  us for these first few: issues until "we; get:all the . loose   ends  wprKihg;;;;--.;;:;.;";':-;;;:���;;..   ,'. .���v-' ��� v,  ese: scrap: The -fifth and youngest brother was to enlist shortly before^VE JDay.  TO HALFMOON BAY  '    Eight years ago Ernie got off  ; the; steamer; at. Halfmoon Bay;  hired as timekeeper;: and; fir  aid  man for Osborne Lbgglng  Co. "Since then I've cpverecl a  lot of jobs for the cbrhpany���  scaler,   bopmTinan,   high-rigger  and   even   foreman."   He   left  Osborne's to istrike out for himself  iii^ real  estate,^ insurance  and accounting.  "With ferry .links   proposed  larid^hbiifdVm^^^^ and >  glep^srfjigi^^el^c^ part *  olf/t^'cpa^ to-  gb'tnter* anc&tb go forward with  ehthusiasm,'? he said.  tpjoin this area with the, mainland, and with the sharply in-  -; creased movement of settlers to  the peninsula,.: I think we've a  great future in this ��� district,"  Mr.' Pearson said. "A newspaper is needed and can help it a  great deal, and if we can possibly make it go, we'll stick to  it."  O.SBRONE LOGGING COMPANY'S new tender for their  Narrows Arm camp is seen in action above.   The Lady  Beth is a fast craft; purchased from the War Assets;Corporation, and has every indication she will beva3^ipd^hip  for her new job.    ; .. ^--       ;:  :, The1 boat, an ex-naval craft,  was , purchased froiri the War.  Assets Corporation, arid is 30  feet long. It is "powered with  a ChrisCraft 13d h.p. - motor,  and can make about T-i^ miles  an hour carrying twelve pass:-  engers and a cpnsiderable car;  go'of freight ;v  Ted Osborne- and Jim King  had a good chance to try it out  when they brought it home  from Esquimalt in a sjtojisii,;" Page 2  The Coast News, Halfmopn Bay, B.C.  Wednesday, July 11th, 1945  R.A.  (Russ)   Qatzke  BUILDING  CONTRACTOR  Alterations    &    Repairs  ESTIMATES FREE  Gibson's Landing  DROP  IN  AT  THE  SECHELT  TEA ROOW  FOR    LIGHT   SNACKS  DINNERS and  AFTERNOON TEAS  ������.'������ v.  ��� /  S E C HWim  INN  SECHELT, B. C.  WILL   REEDER  . . . who, as the Country Editor, brings a weekly digest of  the news and views of weekly  newspapers in the province on  Vancouver's CKWX each Sunday at 3.15 p.m.  Listen in this coming Sunday  for a greeting    tp\ your Coast  Reeder has been in-  ELECTRIC AND  ACETYLENE  WELDING  All kinds of Repairs  METAL        :  CONSTRUCTIONS  Made  To   Order   LINCOLN  JOHNSON  MACHINE  SHOP  Halfmoon Bay  A former Vancouver weekly  newsman himself, Mr. Reeder  has gained a wide following  since he turned to radio. One  of his most popular broadcasts  is, the Radio Note Book, a daily  program Monday through Friday at 2.45 p.m.  over CKWX;  GIBSON'S   LANDING���  "David H." Is Sold io  Mr, Harry Corlett  Bert Harding recently purchased the "David H." from  Harry Corlett of Gibson's Landing, who built it for his own  use.  The boat is an outstanding  example of fine workmanship,  arid many hours of patient labor went into its construction.  It is 26 feet long, has sufficient cabin to carry ten passengers, and can make well over  ten knots. Bert expects to use  it to visit his home at Hardy  Island.  PICTURE SHOW  GIBSON'S HALL  Every Week.- Watch for the  Posters!. Shorts,  News,   and  Feature Photoplay  SECRET COVE���  Activity At  Secret Cove  Ernest Miller Jr. of Portland,  Ore., recently spent two weeks  vacation with Mr. arid Mrs. E.  Willison of Secret Cove, Half  Moon Bay. Mr. Miller; is the  owner and operator pf the Miller Paint Co. at Portland, and  has been visiting the Willison's  twice yearly for the past five  years.  Mr. and Mrs. Ivor B. Jer-  gesen, and Edward and Elmer  Jergesen, were visitors to New  Westminster to attend the wedding of Mr. B. Jergesen to' Miss  Viola  Hermanson.  Mr. Walter Larsen has sold  his property to John Brynel-  sen of Eagle Harbor, West Vancouver. The property was previously owned by the late Bill  ���Scott.  WARMER NOW���  Kept Waters Cold  Ice that is late in moving out  of the north, aided by repeated  westerlies, has held local saltwater temperatures down to a  record not touched as far back  as beach records go.  Temperatures along the salt  water beaches are more like  February. They have been as  low as 49 up to the last week in  June, although the sudden hot  spell has boosted therii:to within comfortable ranges.,'  A five-year average of water  temperatures, for the last week  in June shows 67 degrees; this  year they have been-at the 53-  degree mark.  In the past   ten   years,   the  lowest   June  temperature  was  56 degrees, while the average  ,was 62 degrees.  "Feast or famine-' is the consensus of local opinion. This  week's temperatures are high;  What We Are Learning���  I read a lme*the other, :day,  To me it sounded funny;  'Twas 'Pay your taxes with a  smile,'  But I found that it took money  editable Offerlng I  EDITORIAL STAFF��� Left  to right are Gordon Head,  Don King, Oli Johansen and  Teddy Osborne, all between  the ages of 11 and 12 when  they were publishers of the  Red.v White & JJLtte. Gordon  is now attending school in  Mission City; he is son of  Joe Head, timekeeper at Osborne Logging Co., Hftlf-  moon Ray. The otherdiufc  attend schoof in V&ncMtV-fer*  Oli is the son of O*. Jfthatt-  se.it, now at North Vancouver. _Don?s father, Jim Ring,  is a mechanic <with Qsteorne  Logging Co., while ringleader Teddy Osborne is the son.  of Mr. and Mrs. E. F. Osh  borne,  '^^ViC'r*"    - ,   ��� ���.���..,...  THE "COAST NEWS" is not the first paper to be published at Halfmoon Bay. Back *a half-dozen years a-go  four young hustlers turned out the Red, White and Blue,  and it contained more than its share of editorial spice.and  items that were distinctly newsy.  To Gordon Head, Don King, OlUJohansen ancLTeddy  Osborne goes the credit for having, pioneered, the -newspa-  .per field in this.area; and it is.to.be-hoped the Coast News  may do as good job, relativelyKasthey did*  The News staff spent an in-     sblutely right in this remark���  teresting    time    studying   the    you'll find the 'incident' at the  UNtDN  STEAMSHIPS  LIMITED  'Smoke Trails; mdMsu  ury.  4       J f !   ,t -V1  *>�����;*;;  SECHELT,   B. C.  RETAIL STORE  A LARGE STOCK OF GENERAL MERCHANDISE  ALWAYS AVAILABLE  ��� FRESH MEATS & VEGETABLES  ��� HARDWARE & DRYGOODS  ��� WOMEN'S DRESSES  Our Prices Are Reasonable!  Patrol Plane^CMs^muA  I nterest On South Coast  PR I  T I N G  "X- We^^ Imvieione-of^themost modern printing plants on the  coast ready to do your social or commercial printing . . . A  Union Label Shop equipped with, up-to-date type styles and  expert craftsmen. We're not interested in price-cutting . . .  but when you want a GOOD job at a FAIR price contact our  representative, Ernie Pearson. He'll be glad to help you and  * quote prices.  Local residents have been interested in a series of - what  were thought to be 'peculiar  cloud formations over Vancouver. Island. Later reports indicated that they were the. result of plane patrols being conducted in the higher altitudes  for Japanese balloons. The vapor trails from plane, exhausts  .could be plainly.seen, although  the planes themselves were not  .visible. >      ' __���  One of: the vapor..formations  was circular in shape; and. a  plane trail ��� could be -seen darting in, out,-..above and below it.  Later in the week another for-  matiori ;Was seen, elliptical- in  shape.- ��� ;--ri:������''���".'������ ���  Official v, sources    stated    to  third issue of these youngsters3  for it contained many newsy  and humorous notes; displaying  a solid grasp of newspaper  functions despite their inexperience.  Oh the masthead we; noted  that the contents are carefully  set out for the "four-page ditto-  made newspaper. "We have  made a great success on our  paper," an editorial note reads,  adding that "there is a chart on  the amount of papers we have  published so far." The: chart...  reveals that the circulation on  the first issue was 1 papers; On  the second, 21, then 29, and finally, the 4th issue, 31 papers.  Revealirig a trait peculiar to  their seniors in the -business,  a. footnote to the chart say:  "Well wevare certainly very  pleased at the sale of our papers now, 'cause we never have  enough."  Under the simple- heading,  "���News" is this delightful bit of  Canadiana:  "Another of our interestirig  items is wrote up on page four,  which we all hope you: will enjoy. We see Tommy Beasley  with a new car and he is going  to put a small gas station in,  too, so all us kids hope he  doesn't put the pi*ice of icecream- and pop up to pay for  them. To try to improve pur  paper this time we put in a  small funnie and no jokes or  cartoons."   -  Under "Society" the. boys reported: .  "Well we are back to: see  some .more society in this issue  of our,paper. We hear Mrs:.Tait  and Mrs. Marrs. are going to  town. We see .Mr. Osborne getting off ;the ;boat on Saturday  night. Well werSee an incident  on the front page Of. a large  new*spaper ^ which somewhat  describes the3 item on our last  page," only it was not quite so  humorous. (The boys were ab-  Coast.News enquiries that these  are; nothing^more ,than the usual air; trailslleft by planes during .certain, atmospheric. conditions. They declared,that these  vapor formations .were, made incidental  :'to    ordinary    patrol  flights, -and denied the rumor  that the trail is made,to- aid  them,in.their; .search.,:   -     ......  The photo, has ;b.een retouched.  tms  CO PARR PEARSON AGENCY  H&LFmOON Bin  ���U��  Ip^lljjMllglUlll^liaillllMjlll.llJlilillUMIII  TO  ?>&!���  x'   .' Formerly  Rorisoii-McBeath Insurance Ltd.  510 W. HASTINGS ST. VANCOUVER, B.C.  end of this story.)  "By the way there was a tugboat come in Sunday which had  its front-end all bashed in because it ran into    a   scow.   It  seems like no one was interested in the boat that came  up  Sunday because there was only  about  two people  there  so  it  never bothered to tie up. Well,  we are sorta running out of Society; so read ^m^a^p^^^&X''.  .. Society next- f|mef��w'e^^  ��� paper."   '/....' ~��X^0frXX^X?XX  ^.Tlie-;Rcd^WJ|p^  ' -ried; a 4>lu^>i^^i^^y|B%ii^^  . Stamps,, as :.beOT*e#ai^  The rRetfr C&bsls^ot "afeatured  spot in.the 8x11 inch page, and  was applauded for its garden  party.  An-advertisement warned all  and sundry that���  "NOTICE-^This is a warning  to all the   hunters:   Osbprne's  ' have let their deer go so don't  ..shoot-it.  "To tell you the truth it's a  dow anyway."  Featured news story'for the  week-was the "incident" referred to above. Headed,1 without  fanfare or heavy display lines,  simply "The Germans Are  Comin." the story says:  "The other :day in 'iricedent  happened which I am now going* to tiescribe, but of course it  is put in the riianner of a comic. We start now. We y see Mr.  Mackay in -the bath arid; he  hears about it, he juihps -out,  sticks his pants on backwards  and runs out with his -hands  full of guns. Then Mr. Ted:-Osborne "hears about rit he "to is  -having a bath he-gets-dressed  and - gets >:his guns and is next  speeding: along towards Sechelt  arid all of a sudderi^he remeni-  bers tthathe-has rforgot, he left  his Red Flannel-.Tshjrt -at: home  he zoomsback b^it canriotr'find  it so he Tims; into -the basement  and sticks on-an old-sack arid  says it's-just: as:;g6od- so he?fi-  nally gets^ there.  "Then Vic Osborne hears about it up in ��� the woods ��� ������ and  comes dashing down at a speed  of around 90 miles ;per hour.  He gets torthe^dump and^hops  out they asfchirn what * happened '-to his load;he;savs,?gosh  I must-have'lost it, but-after4 all  I wasn't going very fast.r-Herfi-.  nally gets into his car and  dashes dawn, to 'Sechelt but he  arrives there too late and^-misses the.fun.(In .otherswords the  drinks.) Arid they all arrive-  home ..safely. We.hope.no Vone  takes this iteiri too seriously  and :bur, actors *take it asi a joke  ^cause it,turned Put:"NOTHING  like this.'?  vy''-  Only Shing that worries your  reviewet.is: What .was the cause  of all this; excitement? Perhaps  some ofiour new readers .would  care to give us the complete  '- story.  t.  SELMA PARK  HAIRDRESS1NG  SHOPFE  Dolly Jonas  A Complete Hairdressing  Service  Phone   for 'Appointments^ Wednesday, July 11th, 1945  The Coast News, Halfmoon Bay, B.C..  Page 3  HALFMOON BAY���  .r_  FOR SUNDAY EVENING LISTENERS  HALFMOON BAY���  Something new in the way  of log dumps is being tried out  at Half Moon Bay.  Tired of repairing brow logs  and replacing skids that the  '"bugs" have eaten or the tide  washed out, the Osborne Logging Co. has constructed a concrete brow log and apron. This  has never been tried before, it  is believed, and the Company  is interested to see how it stands  up.  The structure is over sixty  feet long and thirty feet wide,  and at the deepest place it is  over twelve feet thick. It is reinforced with several thousand  feet of cable, and over a thousand bags of cement were used.  While the original cost is high,  it is thought that the cost of  maintaining a wooden dump  over a period of. years would  exceed it. ���*���'>:���  Pictured here as they plan  another concert for your Sunday evening listening are  Grace Lowery and Roy Locks-  ley of the CBC's network show  Mrs. Arnold Winegarden .. .  Gibson's Pioneer Laid To  Rest On May 16th  - "Mrs. Arnold Winegarden, 73.  passed away quietly in her  home at. Gibson's Landing on  Monday, May 14, and was laid  to rest May 16 in the little private cemetery .of 1 the Gibson  family near' the United Church,  which was bunt;-by~her father,  George William Gibson, founder of Gibson's Landing.  Many old friends attended  the services, which were conducted by Rev. Bushfield of the  United Church.  Mrs. Winegarden came to  Gibson's Landing in May, 1887,  and lived there for.158 years^  She is survived by her'hus-  tband, two daughters and Hwo-  sbns. Maude (Mrs. Guy Fisher)  and Gertrude (Mrs. John Corlett) still live at Gibson's Landing, Nelson, with the Provincial Police, is stationed at Pow-  elT*'River, and Arnold is over-'  seas with the Engineer's.- -  She is also survived by three  sisters, Mrs. A. White of Victoria, Mrs. A. McCall of Eagle  Harbor, and Mrs.; P. Stromme  of Victoria.  . Mrs. ^iWinegardeh's father,  George William Gibson, came  to what ;is now Gibson's "Landing- in-li886r aboiai^d^i&r 18''f00t  boat, they Swamp" Angel, which  he had -built at Oyster Bay,  Vancouver Island.^He was 57 at  the time, and with him were  his two ;.sons, George W. and  Ralph Henry.  For 27 years, until he was  laid to rest in, the little cemetery near the United; Church  which he built, Mr. Gibson and  his sons: worked diligently at  carving a home out of the wilderness. His wife, whom he had  married at Bay City, Michigan,  followed-him from the Island  soon afterward.  Mr. Gibson took an active  part in the growth of Gibsqn's  Landing, serving as postmaster  and "also-.as magistrate for 25  years. He was also on the first  school board.  Mrs. Wiriegarden's daughter,  Msr. P. -Corlett of Gibson's,  has many interesting reminiscences of" the early days of the  settlement. At that time the  school -was in a' little log cabin  near- the present meat market.  The first road was the one now  yknown   as the "old, road"^ between the wharf and the present schoolhouse on the hill.  It  was built.by volunteer  labor.  Two "years after the Gibsons  settled, other families followed.  The Blakes, Glassfords, Fletchers and Soames were among the  first, and the old Gibson home  was open to them at all times.  It was open to anyone needing  a meal or a bed, even though  they had to sleep on the floor;  .   In those   early   days people  rowed or sailed to Vancouver,  but. around 1891 Capt. Bridhian  started    an    old   side-wheeler,  the Mermaid. In 1893 smallpox  was so bad that that Sunberry  called   ever    other   day    with  fresh meat arid provisions. The  first   real passenger boat  was  the   Saturha,   which   cairie   in  one   day,   remained ; overnight  and returned the  next.-   -----  Today, Gibson's Landing as .a--  flourishing community, owes a  , great deal  to  its_ pioneer citizens such as the Gibson family  : who carved it out. Of an almost  unknown wilderness. .        :-  ROBERTS CREEK���  Boosting Pound Law  Mr. E. J. Shaw and Mr. R.  Brewis are sponsoring the for-,  mation of a Pound Law District to cover Roberts Creek.  Mr. Jim Davidson has consented to act as pound-keeper, and  anyone interested ' should contact they above parties.  ROBERTS   CREEK: ACTIVITY  The Gulf Mainland Co-op is  building a new feed warehouse.  Mr. Fred Baines is in charge of  the job. .  -_  "Winnipeg  Presents."  Heard in this province at  8.30 p.m. over CBR, the half-  hour program offers music of  the quiet sort, with the light  concert orchestra directed by  Mr. Locksley.  Soprano soloist Grace Lowery is an Irish-Canadian who  squeezes in a musical career  the duties of running  ������ a home and four children. She  has studied during the past 4  years under the eminent Brit-  sh singer, John Goss, who now  lives in Vancouver.  SECHELT���  $107 Raised For  Sechelt Fire Brigade  The Sechelt volunteer fire  brigade had a raffle and picture show to raise funds for  equipment recently.  Mrs. William Youngson made  and donated a 15-pound iced  fruit cake (decorated) for; the  raffle, which was won by Miss  Patricia Drew. This beautiful  cake brought in the sum of $54  for the brigade. A capacity  audience attended the show,  and the gate receipts were  $53.00.  Mr. Barnhart, a building contractor of Vancouver, recently arrived at Half Moon Bay  to prepare a site for his new  home on the lots he recently  purchased, part of the new subdivision at Welcome Beach.  Mr. Barnhart is an ex-hockey player, having been on some  of the teams in the East.  With him is one of his daughters, Mrs. Bruce H. Black, who  recently completed 3i years'  service with the RCAF (WD);  receiving her discharge in January. Her husband is an American officer, a captain in a  battalion station in New Guinea. He served for five months  in the Phillipines. Before the  war, Capt. Black played professional baseball.  Mrs. Black won quite a name  for herself as a swimmer during the years 1934 to 1937,  when she was known as Betty  Barnhart. In 1936 she won the  Wrigley Cup at Kelowna, and  held theyB.C. Championship at  that time.' Also during 1936 she  won the 3-mile race from the  Gorge to the Empress Hotel in  Victoria. In the same year she  won the 220-, 440-, and 880-  yard races at the Kitsilano  Pool.  In 1937 she was chosen as  a member of the British Empire  team. To her disappointment,  she met with an accident two  weeks before the team left for  England, when someone making  a high dive accidentally struck  her, fracturing her skull and  rupturing her ear drums. Fortunately she has now completely recovered.  Reginald H. Worrall  Reginald Horace Worrall, 40,  who passed away in Vancouver last month, was the son of  Mr. W. H. Worrall of Half  Moon Bay. Two brothers, Amos  and   Raymond,   and   a    sister,  TO WRECK SELMA WHARF?  The wrecking of the wharf  at Selma Park is being considered. This wharf has not been  used for several years and has  been condemned  as unsafe.  Mrs. Harold Cremp, all of Vancouver and  vicinity, survive.  WELCOME BEACH  ROAD  Mr. Kissock land son of Vancouver have just completed the  new road past Welcome Beach  to the end of the Clarke property. This road has been approved by the Provincial Government and negotiations are  now under way to link the road  up to North West Bay.  <tas* History No. G904S  SEVEN SEPARATE CLAIMS PAID  ON SINGLE POLICY    .  On October 16th, 1836, Gerald A���r- acaulred a  policy with the MUTUAL BENEFIT HEALTH AND  ACCIDENT ASSOCIATION. Due to a series of misfortunes he has had to lay off work seven times,  but his last accident on February 18th, 1844, which  laid him up for 7 months and 13 days was his  most serious. Under the terms of the policy, however, he received regular monthly cheques during  the entlrt period of each disability.  ^ttMl/A  For information, see your  local Mutual  Benefit repre*  sentative  E.S.  Hopper  Ph.  7891  ivenmar  Bldg.  HEALTHanpACCIDENT association  S. HOPPER,  Representative,  Powell River  PHOTOGRAPHY  Gordon Ballentine  Studio:-Gibson's' Landing  PORTRAITS -  CHILDREN  Weddings,  Commercial,   etc.  Gall or write* for information  and  appointment  For Sale  ON ATTRACTIVE TERMS ��� This completely furnished Myrtle Point  -Summer Resort, 10 miles south Powell River, as a profitable going concern.  ���-���-��� One-half mile of waterfrontage and fine sandy beach! one ten-roomed  modern home, with hot and cold running water, full plumbing with two  rented suites.   Also three rented cottages.  10 Acres in pasture and orchard.   Barn and other outbuildings.   Only  20 minutes by car from Powell River Post Office.   Taxes only $17.00  FOR^ FURTHER DETAILS, WRITE OR WIRE  E. S. Hopper  EXCLUSIVE AGENT  KENMAR BLDG.,   POWELL RIVER, B.C.  PHONE 7691 Deliver us from the chap who is forever telling us "what a fool he used to be." For it is  evident that he hasn't taken inventory lately  LETTERS  to the Editor  PUBLISHED   EVERY WEDNESDAY  at HALFmOON  B��Tf, B. G.  The Coast News Limited -  Registered  Office:  Powell  Blver, B, *C;   ^  Business Office: Halfmoon Bay,. B. C.  A. HI ALSGARD, President X-      ^  E. W. PARR PEARSON,  Secretary^rea'surer.  nJednesdcxY, July 11th* 1945 /  WE MAKE OUR DEBUT  THIS  IS your first issue of The Coast News,  "While we hold no. hope for financial victory for some time, this edition certainly represents a physical-victory. ���  It was back in March, that your publishers  first got together to hatch out an idea which  had been simmering: steadily in their respective minds for some time. The rough plans  were laid, a large amount of hustling done -in^  the scattered territory we hope to serve, and  finally, a pubhshing" date, set. The uncertain-  ties of wartirrie operation got in a couple of  licks, however, and tWo postponements of that  date were necessitated before we got the. greeri  light. Nor has getting this first edition to you  lessened the problems of publishing a paper  in this territory, and for our shortcomings we  ask forbearance . . . and co-operation.  With the co-operation of our readers we  can do much. The field to be seryed is broad;  it is, we fully believe, on the threshold of an  expansion which will more than justify your  publishers' optimism. We shall strive to do  our share, but a good weekly newspaper always has been and always will be only the  product of true' co-operative effort for a common goaL���community advancement���of reader and publisher, correspondent and advertiser.  Our editorial policy is very broad; we offer you the use of these columns for your news  and your views, without deletion or restriction  other than the dictates of good taste. If your  particular community has a problem which  publicity would help to solve, we'll be glad to  help . . . if you will first help yourselves by  supporting your newspaper.  To many of you these first two editions  will come without charge; after that we must  depend on subscribers for the continuance of  our editorial life. If you are not yet a subscriber, how about taking a chance with us? We  think you'll be well repaid.  YOU'RE NOT WELCOME!  LOCAL residents who ai?e^pjwiirimg?their-aum-.  ��� mer vacations*. sh'oultitjimders^iiiS'; tftat-tHis.\iVl  year their/absence will be' more "desired than- -  their presenbevin..the congested centers of Vancouver arid;.Victoria.. This.urban area has been  put under emergency regulations which amount,  almost ,to quarantine, and the government has  appealed to the people of outside communities  to stay away from the cities unless they have  urgent business there.  For the time being the "welcome" sign  has been taken down and the ^purist propaganda put into reverse. In both these cities  there are more people now than can be properly housed or fed, and a midsummer rush of  visitors would create a condition of extreme  congestion. In addition, the summer months  will see the return of many servicemen and  their families, and they, of course, will rightfully have priority on accommodation. Polite- .  ly but plainly, outsiders are being invited to  stay away.  For peninsula residents, as indeed for  those of other communities to whom the suggestion is equally directed, this will be a good  year to see some of those other parts of B. C.  with which they ought to be better acquainted.  The central and upper Vancouver Island offers excellent holiday spots within easy reach;  there are cruises along the coast to the north  which are well worth taking; and the almost-'  forgotten yet breathlessly beautiful country  through which the P.G.E. runs should appeal  to those who wish to venture a bit further  afield.  NEW RACKETS APPEARING  ITWOULD NOT BE AMISS if The News  warned its readers to beware of the coming operations of high-pressure mining stock  salesmen who hope to cash in on the war-won  savings of Canadians. That this warning was  justified and timely is evident in the curr.ent  wave of "stock market tips" and "sure thing  buys" being sent to local residents by  certain unscrupulous dealers in Ontario.  One of these interesting missives fell into  .   our hands only yesterday. A Toronto firm offers to supply clients, for a small fee, With tips  ,v    on stocks to buy, and advice on when to sell,  with the implied guarantee of profits. To impress the gullible speculator with the honesty  of  its intentions, the firm asks only that ten  per cent of the net profits after six months be  ^ sent to it. They "trust you" implicitly to play  ��� ^square with them.  :.;-���:    y This is a rather obvious attempt to influ-  ��� eiice the market for personal gain, for it is extremely doubtful whether any clients would  ever contribute ten per cent of profits made  on Speculation, But the firm can reap a harvest  by also buying xhe stocks which it recommends,  forcing  the .prices up. by "tips" to the thou-  . ������* sands of potential customers and then., selling  When the price is right. The process 'San be  -    repeated with an ^almost unlimited number of./.  ?~ ~ stocks^ The' only Ones' ta "suffer"would "be the  speculators caught in the crashl and the mining  .������;ventures themselves, which would suffer  an',J.  alrnqst disastrous loss of the investors' confi- '  dence  -.  The operations of these high-pressure  stock salesmen are centered in Ontario, but  securities commissioner in other provinces have  issued warnings to the. public that stock was  being promoted which was not authorized for  sale in those provinces. One of the contributing factors has been the repeal of the Ontario  Securities Act, which was regarded by the mining industry as too restrictive. A new act was  framed, but the legislature was dissolved before  it was ableio deal with it, and apparently^ there  has been little enforcement of the securities  laws pending the passage of this new. act.  The situation is regarded as so serious that  such staunch supporters of Premier Drew as  the Montreal Gazette have urged him to take  imriiediate action. Says the Gazette:    ,  ''Mining development and share purchases  remain legitimate, recognized speculation and  are as best highly speculative. But they should  not allowed to descend to sheer thieving under  the laws of Ontario."  Meanwhile, investors owe it to themselves  to exercise great caution, not  only to  guard  against unwise investments, but also  to safeguard Canada's embryo mining industry from  manipulations which will hamper its progressive'development. They should examine every  issue carefully before partingj^  and" there  are^liohest?^  dealers in eye^^wn^jS^  ,' biased   advicet^Qnlyj^^  Thoughts  That  Inspire . ...  by  WILL  REEDER  l<Yom- the  Radio   Note-Book,   on  Vancouver's  CKWX,  Monday  to  Friday,  2.45  piin.  And  as   "Country   Editor",   at  3.X5   p'.m   Sundays  on  CKWX  * Thoughts in  VERSE  The Choice . ...  BY   QLNA   MARTIN  A million roads or more upon the earth,  And I am free to choose my own! I've seen  Strong hills lift roads into the yellow sun,  And bed them'on the moon at night; seen  green, ���>��� .__��� ._..;  ,  Broad plains thread roads through leagues *  of space and stitch  Them fast to friendly towns.  The  sea  will take  A road and twist its course through stornt-  ���-lashed trees, "-������..  And grasses where the curlews nest, and make  It bivouac on cold, gray rocks���and. yet  The road that wanders by the lively sea  Is flesh and bone with every ship that sails  The wide blue main, and that's, thjsrmji&  ���������*   for me.  TRUISMS  The antidote for sorrow,  worry and discouragement is  useful occupation.  The next best thing to doing  a kindly act is to be appreciative of one.  .Progress     comes    from   not  making the same mistake twice.  It is well that we train our  thought on the right track.  Debt and disease are equally  destructive.  A thing you  don't ""need Is"  dear at any price..  Itis far better to live for a  ���v.' man than to die for one.  Do at least one kind act every  day and your life will grow in  beauty and power.  To hesitate is weakness, to  turn back is defeat.  Look for big values in life  and you will be more likely to  find them.  :This  is the  day of days to .  "demonstrate your worth.  The Golden Rule is twelve  inches long.  Don't worry when you stumble. Remember a worm is about  the only thing that can't fall  down.  Nothing, is improved by anger  except the arch of a.cat's back.  Always be courteous in the  face of discourtesy.  The smile on the face of  some sales people often reminds  me of the top layer of apples  in a box, or berries in a basket.  Tombstones are cold and  cheerless. Yet they always have  a good word for everyone under them.  You can't buy Confidence  and Respect with profanity  and vulgarity.  GOLDEN RULE OF THREE  :^T;hree   things   to   be���pure,  ^gtRst and honest, >  ���|yp|hr^.;:; thin^  (|tfj��iP'^3^'svie and conduct, v  Xi0fc��Ges things'���'tfr2 Iive-^cotiri������  ���yragei affection   and gentleness.  ^^-Phree things to cherish���the  wise, the virtuous and the innocent.  Three things to commend���  thrift, industry and promptness.  Three things about which to  think���life, death and eternity.  Three ; things to despise���  cruelty, arrogance and ingratitude.  Three things to admire���dignity, gracefulness and intellectual power. v i  Three things to cherish���^the  true, the beautiful " and the  good.  . Three things for Which, to  wish���health, friends and contentment.  Three things for which to  fight���honor, home and country.  Three thirigs to attain���goodness of hearty integrity of purpose and cheerfulness of disposition. ';.-'-,, -  Three things to give���alms  to the needy, coriifort to the  sad and appreciation to the  worthy.  Three   things   to  desire���the  blessing of God,/an approving;  .conscience  and  the. fellowship  of the good. ~ "v  Don't forg-et . . WiiooTs for tie ���  silver lining' and'Keep S'niVh-.t.F  IR.'R-OR  Of World Opinion  CONCORD ON DUMBARTON  An old and minute form of  democracy has gone to Work in  behalf of a new and grander  form. A dispatch from C6r|cord,  New Hampshire, tells how the  citizens of that state turned out  for town meetings, held.i^ Colonial style, to vote oiv; American participation in'a world  peace agency. /!  Town moderators reportla ratio of nearly 20 votes to one in  favour of the peace plian. Wiiat  the Concord dispatch means is  this: \  People who   understand   tjhe  principles of the town meeting-  also -understand  the principles  of Dumbarton Oaks. h  Real good times are the kind  you get out and have, not the  kind you buy.  The neighbors who object to  en't a thing on the boy.  '��� i  Finding themselves reduced  to walking, ladies are surprised  and delighted to find themselves reduced.  tV On The  RY  -By BOB STRACHAN  :;. .Vancouver B, C  v   "'-June 23rd.  1945.  Editor,-The Coast News.  Sir���Where   the   C.C.F.   lost  this   election  was  in  the fact  that it had no progamme to of-  * fer the Canadian people.  It is true that the C.C.F. has  been full of programmes, but  every item in them has been  disowned at one time or another, by some C.C.F, spokesman. And a lot of items have  been added to the official pro-  gramrne which cannot be found  in any of their printed versions.  After the fact had become  quite clear that the C.CJF.  could not win on a platform of  changes and amendments to it  Socialism, we had a great many  and it is quite interesting to see  what they really amounted to.  After years of preaching that  Canada should remain neutral  in any war and that all wars  were merely capitalist adventures in imperialism, the C.C.F.  became a war party.  After years of preaching that  the whole machinery, of production and distribution would  - have; to be taken over by the  state, the C.C.F. came down to  suggesting that only a few  giaiit monopolies would be taken over.  After years of promising:  that everything would be run  by boards of "experts" at Ottawa who Would tell us how  everything would be run, the .  C.C.F. completely altered the  story and said that everything  would "be run in some marvelous way by local committees.  After arguing that all capitalist wealth would be destroyed, the C.C.F. came down to  promising that everyone would  be compensated: for - everything  which the state took away  from them, although they have  kept on arguing that they  would at least cut down on the  until none^was being paid,  -in4��resf^n'C government bonds _  w!iiehi^i^$M  Ptarmigan  A CAMERA STUDY FOR COAST NEWS READERS  h^  .1.   ���.������-.  i. < ,  3  Si"-    ���  Let's  S MILE  AMAZING!  "I got your letter yesterday,  but I was surprised to see that  it was dated next week."  "Really? My husband must  have mailed it the same day I  gave it to him."  SPORTING  Judge: "Now sir, " you may  if you wish, challenge any man  on the jury."-  Prisoner: "Well, I'm   not   in  very good shape, but I think I  can lick that little punk on the  end seat.".  FLATTERED  "Could you help me with  a  hundred dollars,   old '-.fellow?.";'.  "Impossible!   But thanks for  asking me."  BLIMME!  A detachment of Highlanders  arrived in camp and the: sentry  ' reported to the; sergeant-major.  "Excuse; me,;sir,ybut the pipers  '������have'^corrie.?-^:.^^:^^ ���-���:':-^.���������{;���;'-.',"  The   RSM   looked   up   arid  snorted: "I 'aven't time to read  ���'em-npwIv'Hiere's a War ori!"     :  OR NEW ONES y  If your ;wifev laughs at your  jokes- you1; have   :some   mighty  good" ones���-or ia riiighty  good  ywifeiyyiyy'v^-y^' .4'-y^' ,--4 -yy-.^vy  cted off some lengthy*aMiit  the potential industry we  had at our doorstep and  there was, some talk about  a smelter at Stillwater or on  Texada Island.  I wonder if these people  have ever seen a steel mill  and the v conditions they  engender.: The last thing  we";y shSiildi^wish: t5; see om  bufe<!cid*step^ \  of any kind^yiThe putrid belching-of a: smelter can obliterate the natural beauty  of our favored province  even faster than any of our  modern benevolent logging  companies-f-and more permanently, j X\  : The dekre among the  people of B.C. for a smelter  in their midst is fostered by  fear. To the average worker a smelter in B.C. means  only a reduction in the fear  of unemployment in the  future. He has no overwhelming desire to work in  such a pjace.  B.G; canvgo a long way  in the expansion 6f its present industries before booming into the smelter.business any further. Instead  of exporting our logfi^ahd  lumber as raw materials aii  increase inthe production of'  the finished. articles - would  provide, thousands oiy new  jobs. The finished manufacr  tare 6�� copper swhich ?we' at  present export is practeilljF  attf opeii 'field ahiti tfie^plas-:  tics industry is iri its -in^-  fancy. -Suitable expansion  in these fields would remove the fear of runemploy-  rment and at the same time  help to "conserve our natural resources" which we  hear so much talk about. It  is something of a paradox  i how ; we are supposed to  "cohs6rve our natural re-.  sources,r when we are raiding them from all sides and  scattering them to the four  winds.  The Deputy Minister of  Labor recentlv helped remove some of our doubts  about post-war employment  when he said that the Government intends to follow  a policy of varying Governs  ment expenditures so as to  , compensate for fluctuations,  in private spending. If this  compensatipn y proves adequate; and Eastern Canada  can produce a suffiehev of  steel, the people of B.C.  have no real need of a  smelter. We certainly don't  want one at Texada or  Stillwater.  Too awful to contemplate  would be one of our sunsets  observed through a pall bf^  smoke, over; terrain blacks  ened by such -an industry;,-;;>  y Instead of being envious of  the' Bast and its stefel-mills  we should pity them. We  don't want any more black  holes in BvC.-until necessary.  jLet; the Ea;st���.''. keep it^s  steel millsi. We'll keep BiGi?  From time to time some  of our would be B.C. boosters come up with a wail  about the necessity of a  steel mill on the Pacific  coast. The Vancouver papers have-dreamed up a seventh heaven for ^-��C^tf^BSMl^l^V'^^^^SP  only: we:had a tedmm%?��&^*3^^  Even   our  PowBll^Rjver-^��*&&&&&*%&%& ��� ��� v=\ m-e^-���-<;:���-r\  papers had the sa��J,$^;^  a year or so ago. The^sttUjD^j wouid be rjuiiy��ittiiiiolhn^^^b^  efficiency  in view, the  C:C.F.  has come down to saying that  it- would have the governments*  own both the C.P.R.  and thfe';:  C.N.R. and have   the govern^  ment   run   both   railways   iiriK;  competition with each other,',^r:  By all this boiling^down and"  diluting of-,SocialiS|ia&^Qrthat,,  as- Mr. Dayids^|H^||tt^.:^|i*^  would -notlil^yj^pmpiiQii&m^  -were-^ufiilpN^^Klw  what the G^Jlr^^^ntiwM  to do 'that-%i^ll^^^fd^!i)m^  against it.      /  It might be* respectfully suggested to the C.C.F. that, before  another election comes around,  they should ',. write a definite  platform Of C.C.F. policy, and'  give this widest possible circulation, so that ithey Canadian  people may reaK^see- what  marvelous things y! '^Socialists  Would do for us, or -to;Us!  Yours truly,  "POLITICO"  IT'S ALWAYS THE WAY  On hearing of the rriany new  flexible types of^glass, We proposed a catsup bottle,- to be  siqueezed out like a toothpaste  tube. As usual we were ignored.  CATALOGUE  *    **'���� cool Summer  Whether >^%e family,  ^^^^sommOT cottage  ttei^,��riaj^^dfettier  ^^^^tyllt^ HJednesday, July 11th, 1945  The Coast News, Halfmoon Bay, B.C.  PORT MELLON���  mmltmmm  Page 5  3 Lines  (15 Words) for 35c     3 Insertions (same ad)  60c  Extra words, above 15-word min., 2c each. Cash with order.  LITTLE ADS BIG RESULTS!  FOR SALE���  1933 Chrysler sedan for. sale; in  good condition, good rubber.  Apply H. V. Pearson, Halfmoon  Bay.  FOR SALE���  Green Venetian blind, brand  new, 20" wide, 72" long. New  price, $6.60. Self for 3.25. Write  A. H. Alsgard, Powell River  FOR   SALE-^  Two acres land, three-roome'd  house, partly finished. Electric  light; telephone. 14 Fruit trees.  " Small fruits, chicken run. Near  lake. W. E. Cavanagh,; Powell  River  WEDDING STATIONERY���  Engraved or standard ..wedding  invitations* announcements. Alr  ...... so wedding cake boxes; complete with cards, 95c dozen.  The Coast News, Halfmoon Bay  CIRCULEX. HEALTH UNITS  A CircuJex will give, you relief  from arthritic, rheumatic or  neurotic pains���asthma, headaches, foot trouble, nervousness, insomnia, sinus, sciatica,  varicose     veins,    constipation,  * Hemorrhoids and other circulatory  troubles.    Models    from  ,-.. $155 up. For descriptive literature, write Doran's Furniture  Co., Westview, B. C.  KEYS TO ORDER^-  All kinds of keys made to order. Send sample you wish duplicated. Muir's Hardware, at  Powell River (Westview) B.C.  RAFFLE TICKETS���  Blank, numbered, tickets, with  stubs, in books of 10 tickets. 6c  Per book, 60c dozen books. The  Coast News. Halfmoon Bay.  SILK RIBBONS��� *~'  Silk ribbons, printed with the;  word "Committee", for dances  and other affairs, 10c each.:The  Coast News, Halfmoon Bay.  PICTURE FRAMING-^ """  Send your enlargements, ;phx*-  tos, certificates to us for-��x*  pert framing at low cost; Prices;  before job is done, if you Twish.:  - Cranberry Hardware, Powell  River, B. C.  "  RUBBER STAMPS���  New stamps and repairs;tocoKti  ones made to your order.-Also  plastic     badges,      corporation  seals, n stencils,   etc.   The ^Gdast  News. Halfmoon Bay. -  A GOOD IDEA���  Send a subscription' to ���thatT'boy-  in the services.. A special: rate  of $1.50 in Canadai^trid��$l'^5Din  U. S. or overseas (per.yeat)*wiir  take it to him. He'll appreciate*  it more than you   know.   The  Coast News,  Halfmoon Bay.  WE BUY AND SELL-^  ��� Rifles'and shotguns bought and  sold; also all kinds of used  goods; furniture, clothing, tools  etc. Scmare Deal Store, West-  view, B.C. ���:-���'���::.   -  WANTED���  Converted Star or Ford motor  for launch. Write R. S. Turnbull  Powell River, B. C.  ARMOURED TRAIN ENGINE  DISGUISED AS BOX CAR  Onb of the best known dieseli  locomotives in Canada���the 90001  of the Canadian National Railways-^  has just been discharged from military  service. On the secret list since  shortly after the etartof the-war, the  9000 had been completely remodelled  in the railway's Transcona shops to  furnish the power for an armoured  train. These shops also, converted  four all-steel Canadian National 'flat  cars and; three all-steel box cars for  this train, which was used in British  Columbia-until the Japanese invasion  menace disappeared. The locomotive  ;was covered with armour plate and  camouflaged to looklike a.boxjcar,  making it difficult for the enemy to  to spot: it-in case of attack.  At present, the 9000 is in the,'C.N.R  shops at-Point St. Charles'havingits  armour plate removed and other  changes effected to fit it for passenger  service. All of thenars have been:  stripped of .their. ;war.dress tand��are;  back in regularireight service;  The Canadian National Railways  pioneered the development of diesel  power for railway servinein Canada:  This was in June, 1925, when it  introduced' the first-oil electric rail  car. This unit, the '-'first * in North  Americano make a transcontinental  run was designed arid built in the  company's shops. On its trial run it  was operated between Montreal-and  Vancouver in 67 hours running time.  By the end of 1928, the 9000, which  was Canada's first diesel locomotive,  made its appearance. This twin unit  ;was thealhelargest and most powerful locomotive of its kind in the  jwbrld. Later, converted to a single  unit engine, the 9000 had been on various passenger and freight runs, chiefly  in thejCentral Region of the National  System, until-the outbreak of the war.  When the 9000 went--into war  service, its ,12-cylinder engine wa��  ���replaced-���with" a new-V-type/^two  cycle, 16-cylinder engine..  Abovepa wection of'the armoured  train. Below, the 9000.  FINAL RETURNS IN - sechelt-  RECENT; ELECTION   Hcfdio Coste 1 Yeai  FINAL figures for Vancouver-  North balloting in the federal  election- show^ylittler-change in  candidate i?tandirigsi; but give  the CCF: strongpsupport in the  soldier vote.  Colin Johnston, CCF, polled  1072 soldier - votes, 3 hut was - behind Sqmiidr. < James Sinclair,'  .Liberal, (re-elected) by 3302  votes.' SL. Sinclair's., total was  13,312, includingy 854'soldier  votes. Johnstbn!s total was 10,  .'010.'. : X/y :...:. . ..'>....:���  Other; party  standings, with  I the soldier vote in brackets:  ;    .Geo.    Nuttall,   ' Progressive-  ) Conservative,  5971   (357); AusT  tin Delany,   Labor-Progerssive,  [ 3809  (106);    Weldon    Mulligan-  L Social Credit, 1483  (51.)  V   Three   candidates  lost   their  deposits of $200   by failing to  get one-half of winning votes.  William Johnstone, 27, of the  Royal Hotel, Vancouver, who  was found guilty of stealing a  radio from the Union; Steamship .Co. ^at Secheliy.last February, was s^tenced ��� to a year  in jail by Jucpc Bruce Boyd  last weejk. ���-A^ltay ��� of proceedings was entered on a similar  charge against Bert Lawrence,  22, also of Vancouver.  Violei> A. Sireeterv  Correspondent  Port*3Iellcin5 school- sportsr-got'  off to a fine- start with: the  crowning: of the fourth queen  on >JuneI7. The children-marched in ��� dress^parade ~ to rSeaside  Park, -where -the: crowning -b ceremonyi-tookc^rlace^  Doreen~Hardy gave r a short  speech.:.and :then: placed the  crown : on QueehTelect Marian  Gr.oner,' who in turn gave a  speech, assisted by her father,  whichrwas equate appropriate: for  the -occasion,- Father-'s^Day.  The:sdiool7.cmlr<teen then ^entertained 7ihe\ new-Queen ^  i-.songs--?and-dancing.   The  boys  ��� demonstrated -their^athletic; ?ab-  iBity,-followed bya-boxing^con-  test .sand traces. .The  Women's  ��� Service   ClUb;: served; refresh-  nMtttsr ��� to ��� ihe ^children; - and: a  RoyaL banquet   terminated   ��  veryisuc��E!gsfulMay.r  Deserving?nof   special: praise,  ;;'forr-liie-rway-.-'-in-^hlbh"---they'-  hawdled,#ie^aces2annspor4s3day ���  are iao^Tutland;^^  meBertvMct3aaSand?r Jack .SHer**,  rman.i"    --'   "���"  '. liOCAK AND PERSONAL  JJUfc^ljieut. ;and?:Mrs.; C. J.  FauIkes'.^were5guests��of ?3VIr., ;ahd  Mrs.iBHl533��rvis;;over;1;he 'week*  end.:  Mrs.   Leonard? .EsreulceSi^andv  son?;are/���^siti]^s'with:;Mr.r;7and  ^/irs.; Bill yQDavis- *and rvf ariaily.  Misses? Jacqueline ^ NiChoUs,  and Louise McGhee^entm :few  days in Vancouver ^recently:  Mrs. L. Harris and Mrs. G.  McKenzie entertained with a  bridge party last week to welcome Mrs. Bill Cross, who- is  visiting from Vancouver.  A successful'Junior Red Cross  sale - of "toys -and other useful  articles promoted by the teachers and children of Port-Mellon  School District was held in "the  Community Hall Tuesday afternoon.  A fire broke out in the Sorg  Co.'s tugboat "Hyak," moored  at the wharf. Considerable  damage was done before the  fire was extinguished by the  firefighting crew.  Extensive development work  is nowgoingon to the&school  grounds "and new townsite and  recreation grounds..  ' -Mr.  H; Lewis, general irian-r  ager^of-^he-Sorg-j^ulp. Cp^-has^  returned; yfronry   MiddletowiiK  Ohio, the home of ihe Sprg Paper Co. y  Mr. and iMrs. Stiles: and: sonj  of the Sorg Paper Co. at Mid-  dletown, Ohio, visited. Port  Mellon for a few days.  Mr. -and-Mrs; T. Granger-of  Vancouver were _recent guests  of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Morrison.  Mr. and Mrs. Bernhart were  guests of Mr. and :Mrs...' Fred  Olson for a few days.  Mrrand~Mrs; Joe   Plant of  Medicine Hat   visited Mr. and.  Mrs; M.^A. Plant for -a weekend.  The- Swedish Club of Vancouver held;their ^annual j picnic  at Seaside Park on Saturday,  June 23rd.  The  Women's  Service  Olub,.  held  itsr final -meeting for ^ie -  season at Mrs. McGill's on June  27thV  MissvAdasBltiine of.San Fran-:  cisco visited.Mr. and Mrs. L.  Blairie of Port Mellcn.  Mr. arid Mrs. William Cross  of -Rounds, V.T., formerly = -of  Port Mellon,. .visited, .during a  recent - weefc��end^ - "  Mr.; and <Mr&; ^Adrian.iMulliH  gan of Woodfibre visted Mr.  and Mrs.: Gordon ^Morrison; ;"\  Mr.   and Mis.y E. JMcKechnie .  returned June 23rd from sev-._  eral- Weeks1! Shbliday iin^Galifort  nia. '     \  Two announcements of major  importance to the general development of the Province and  to the Peace River District in  particular, were made during  the week by Premier John Hart  and Hon. ^Herbert Anscomb,  Minister of Public Works.  The arinoimcementS; are , as  follows: ���  1. Letting of the contract for  the construction, of a highway  outlet to the Peace River District at a total cost of $3,132,-.  495, exclusive to the building of  three large steel bridges.  2. Granting of an exclusive  franchise to the- Pacific Great  Eastern Railway to operate a  passenger arid freight bus service over the new highway.  Eight firms tendered on the  Peace-River Highway outlet,, the  work on which was divided into two divisions^namely "A" and  "B" sections. The firm of Gamp-  bell Construction Company of  New Westminster and Toronto,  was the successful bidder for  Section "A", which is from  Summit Lake to Azouetta Lake.  Their bid. was $1,823,555.  Fred Marmix and Company,  of Calgary,;was the successful  tenderer'on'the- "B" section, the  bid being $1,308;940. Section  **B" is - from Azouetta Lake to  Commotion Creek;  In'each instance the tenders  were- considered satisfactory.  Work will-start almost immediately.' The-contracts call for  completion ?of: the road by the  end of "1947; The new: highway  wiUvbe.;15'l 'miles;in,length;and  will be twenty-five feet wide  with;a gravel surface, having  a thirty-two foot' overall width  to provide ;for future-needs.  P.G.E.  FRANCHISE  The Premier announced that  the ��� Government was prepared  to grant an exclusive franchise  to the Pacific Great Eastern for  the operation of a passenger and  freight service by motor transport over the new highway between Prince George and Dawson Creek.  Operation of an extension of  the Pacific Great Eastern Railway into the Peace River dis- -  trict would be enhanced by such  an exclusive franchise as it  would be unfair for the government to construct a highway  costing several million dollars  to compete with its own railway. The Railway Company  would be in both businesses and  consequently* would be able to  benefit from ipassenger_ trayel-  and freight handling that lends"  itself more suitably to highway  transport, Mr. Hart explained.  While the proposal has yet to  be placed before the Directors  of the Pacific Great Eastern  Railway, the Premier is confident that the P.G.E. will be prepared to operate a freight and  passenger bus service.  Under the Premier's proposal,  the Peace River District would  be assured a passenger and;  freight bus service on a highway basis without having to  await the construction of the  extension. The handling of  heavy freight hauls and,:greater  passenger volume would be  taken care of after ��� the Pacific  the Peace River District.  Great Eastern Railway extended its line from Prince George  into Dawson Creek.  The Premier likewise pointed  out that the completion of the  highway would have., a direct  bearing on the construction of  the extension of the P.G.E. railway since the railroad right-of-  way is in close proximity to the  new highway thus, for the major portion of its length obviating the -necessity of building a  tote road < which otherwise  would be necessary in order to  get in materials-and supplies.  FREIGHT RATES  Among other. ��� matters being  discussed: by provincial cabinet  ministers and technical men in  the Civil Service in: .preparation  " for the Dominion-Provincial  Conference, is;. the = question of  equalization of freight rates.  Hon. E. C. Carson, Minister of  Trade and Industry is directing  this study with a view to bringing about a re-arrangement  that will contribute to the development of: the -Province and  .effect-rcMJi-a larfrukbafcfri prices for  certain essential products.  EASTERN BUSINESS ���  Apart from the Dominion-  Provincial Conference and a  discussion of; freight rates, other  matters to be taken up in the  East by Premier John Hart will  include the securing of an international, arrangement in connection- -with' the proposed construction of ^a Victory Highway  along ��� the,yUIS ������Canada boundary line between Grand Forks  and Rossland, and the P.G.E.  Railway and its: extension into  SECRET   CO VE^-  GRANDSON  IS  KILLED  Dr. W. H. Evans of Vancouver was tup: from Vancouver on  a visit recently and stayed over  Get the best out of your  high-speed motors!  Fill up here with Premium  Ethyl Gasoline. Hose  delivery from float to hoat!.  W.P.PJyEPER  Brvine's Landing  Pender Harbour  r  Thomas  GENERAL MERCHANT  BUS STOP  AT THE  SPORT-FISHING  CENTEB . . .  Halfmoon Bay  L  for several days. He received  the .bad news that his grandson iiad :been killed in an automobile   accident  in   Indiana,  $  -.<Kf'  (PER  YEAR!  TO PAY YOUR  GEO. CORMACK  GENERAL MERCHANT  HALFMOON BAY, B. C.  NOTARY PUBLIC  DOCTOR and HOSPITAL  INDUSTRIAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION  will give you  HEALTH PROTECTION  for  SICKNESS and ACCIDENT  at a cost of  ONLY     3VSl^      PERDAY  Per Member^Family  of Three  - NO AGE LIMIT -  No medical examination.  For Full particulars Fill in ihe Coupon Below  McDermidls Limited. SALES AGENTS  Yorkshire i&I8g.. 525 Seymour St. PAc 3177  Vancouver.-B.C.  NAME     ADDRESS  CITY _.  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