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Array 'A  -    A. A. FRENCH  Correspondent  , Sechelt ARP was officially disbanded .recently with the mailing  of service certificates to all  members. Transportation problems and poor , weather conditions determined the method selected rather than the customary general meeting.  As chairnian of the organization Mr. W. Younger organized  the force shortly < after the beginning o^ hostilities. At the  time of disbanding the Sechelt  Civil Defence Organization,  (ARP), had a membership of  fifty-two men and women covering every branch of the service.  Other members of the executive besides the chairman were  Messers. H. Hearns,; R. S. Hack-  tt, E. S. Clayton, .F. French,  W. Berry, R? F. Whitaker, J.  ���' Jonas, R. C. Keen, W. J. Mayne,  and Dr. Holm, and Fathers Mc-  Rath,  Dunlop and Campbell.  Though.never called into action, the ARP nevertheless has  ibeen of considerable benefit to  this district in addition to 'its  constant alert for enemy action.  The equipment was used for two  very bad fires last summer, and  training of personnel in the use  of equipment saved the district  from damage if the fires had  spread. Adjacent property to the  fires remained untouched.  The pump also served well as  an auxiliary hook-up on the  water service^ after a landslide  had removed a part of the water  main. The pump also acted as  a cooling system in the Power  ��� Plant.   ;  The district now has a fire  hall by volunteer labour and a  fire department volunteer service, andy efforts are being made  remain z here for iise locally.  Mr. Youhgson, local chairman,  ils also trying to obtain one of  the large electric sirens for a  fire alarm. Radius of the siren  is supposed to cover at least a  mile.  The chairman and executive  moved a vote of thanks to all  ARP personnel for their co-operation and efforts in the past.  We thank you too, Mr. Young-  son, for a job well done.  County Court, Powell River  Ringma Guilty  As Charged  "I was in some doubt as to  the proof in this case till you  gave evden.ce for yourself," said  Justice Boyd in County Court  Friday on the case of Ringma  versus the Crown. "Your evidence was a~tissue of lies. I find  you guilty as charged.*'  "In View of your past record  of good behaviour, however, and  the very excellent report on the  family as a whole I am going  to take a chance and give you;a  one year suspended sentence in  the custody of your father, with  a $200 bond guaranteeing good  behaviour and the responsibility  that you will report to the provincial police once every month.''  UNDER   INFLUENCE  Ringma was proven guilty on  the charge of entering without  -permission and burglarizing the  home of Mrs. Babrielle Retan of  Vananda. The- court took lenient  action as the accused had a clear  record until the, time of his  trouble last month and because  evidence showed that he had  been under the influence of  liquor at time of his actions.  The accused, undefended by  counsel, had bis father act on  PROVINCIA  Business Office: Half Moon Eay, B. C.      National Advertising" Office: Powell River, B.   C.  Serving   a   Progressive    &   Growing  Arra  on  B.  C'.'s  Southern   Coast  Hovers   S^cheJ*-.   GJ^=w>n's    landing-,  Port   Mellon,  Woodfibre,   Squamish  Irvine's  Landing-,   Half Moon  Bay-  Hardy   Island,   Pender  Harbour  Wilson   Creek,    Roberts    Creek  Grantham'*;    Landing;.    Egmont,  Hopkin's    Landing,     Brackendale  Cheekeye.  etc.  Vol. 1 ��� No- 20  HALF MOON BAY. B. C Wednesday, December 5th; 1945     5c Per Copy. $2.50 Per Year, by Mail  Wilson Creek, Davis Bay residents saw considerable excitement 11 p-m., November 24, when the Coyle Company  tug "Escort" limped into port with a bad leak and valuable  tow enroute from Sechelt Inlet, in danger of being lost in  the stiff gale blowing at the time,  plenty for their night's  efforts.     *~  LOGGERS NEEDED  Timber-ridh Canada is lumber-short.  Lack of labour in lumber camps is  hamstringing reconstruction and housing programs. Servicemen who  value comradeship and good health are obtaining discharges to work  in the woods, Jbut officials state the demand for lumbermen is as  WOOdi."    '" J:^:-Z  '���"'-.'"'v:;";      .-'''���' " ���'���"'-'���':���' %:-  75 CITIZENS ATTEND MEETING  Cars and flashlights along the  periled craft.  Alarm whistle' bio wing by the  tug brought residents to the  beach and many small boats set  out to offer assistance, including J. Greenhouse of the Forestry Dept., and Harry Billing-  sley with a pump. The "Louise  Idaho", another tug in the area,  also  rendered  assistance  to. the  Equipment on the barge under  tow included a 'Hyster' log carrier, nearly lost when the barge  -once got out of control, a caterpillar tractor, and other logging  equipment. Hard efforts by the  shore help and crews from both  tugs saved the equipment on the  barge, and stopped the leak in  the tug. Tug and barge where  towed away next day.  Mike and Ted Jackson also  answered the call for help, but  Mike says that never again will  he find anything so important  that he willgo into rough seas  . ;and workyallyhight before chang-  reported : that tfliey were soaked  coast gave a very pitcuresque appearance, settftig'bff in contrast  with the heavy floodlights and  dashing flashlights on the water.  Many noises and sounds mixed  very well with vivid expressions  in the vernacular came floating  o'er the waves, and the excitement was enjoyed by all.  Happy- Hunters  Veteran hunter of Enterprise  Valley, Charles Heid, left, is  pictured above with his latest  prize���a six point buck���which  he bagged in, the Kleindale hills.  Henry Harris, right, aided Heid  in bringing out the deer. Charlie says that his .303 Savage has  ><-K-i:-  Of  eleven notches to his credit for  the destruction of cougar here.  ���Mrs. C. Harper, Correspondent.  WHARF PROGRESSING  The new wharf at Westview,  B.C. is progressing rapidly, and  is expected to be ready for use  next spring.  ���. A. public meeting, called under the auspices of the Pender Habour-Howe Sound Truckers and Taxi Operators Association, was held in the Roberts Greek Hall, on the night  of Nov. 21, for the purpose of discussing and trying to arrive  at some means by which the people of this district could definitely put before the government the condition of our roadsi  75  ATTEND  MEETING ��� ���  The meeting was attended by  75. people, representing the entire area, and all the different  6rganization)s'in each district.  A great many comments were  hejard regarding the condition of  the roads, as well as the letters,  petitions and delegations, who  have interviewed the engineers  without success in /the past.  The general opinion was that  there should be an independent  (survey and inspection of the  roads and that they should be  gravelled for a depth of 6 to 8  inches, which would make a base  suitable for a paved road in the  future.  DELEGATES NAMED  Mr. H. Sawyer of Sechelt,  acted as chairman, with Mr. J.  Bertram of Gibson's Landing as  secretary. Three delegates were  nominated, Mr. Sawyer, Mr.  Bertram, and Mr.. Cotton of Roberts Creek, to go to Victoria  to interview the minister of  Public Works. A collection of  $60 was taken up to pay the expenses of the delegates.  BOARD OF TRADE OUTLINED  Mr. Veitch -gave a brief out-  1 1    ^.e  HEAD HIT IN  NASTY FALL  MRS. C. HARDER  Correspondent  Earl Laughlin, senior Kleindale resident, suffered a nasty  crack on the head and severe  shaking up wjen he fell while  adjusting a s��o\��e pipe in his  kitchen recently.  Standing on a step ladder arrangement at the time, the apparatus slipped, as he was reaching to make a small adjustment  io the stove pipe. Mr. Laughlin  struck hits head against the stove  as he fell, receiving an awful,  crack on the head at the time  and a violent shaking up as he  landed on. the floor.  No bones are reported broken and Mr. Laughlin is reported  doing well at home, not having  been laid off work and suffering  no injuries other than a severe  headache.  ���^_���___���_>  ��__������_���  the newly proposed Board of  Trade to take in the whole Peninsula, after which the meeting  TAKES OVER SERVICE STATION AND LIBRARY  ^���������____���______________���________*_���Hn________n__l___M_1��_i_____���M___"���M_______M_B__M___a_______M__MMMMMM|   ����    -_^M_  Veteran Enters Joint  Business At Sechelt  LAC. Sydney Butler demobilized from the RCAF in November recently arrived here from the east coast with his  wife and small son, Russell. He has joined in with his sister  and brother-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Lissiman in taking  over the lending library and gas station owned and operated  by Mr. and Mrs. Frank French.  5 YEARS IN SERVICE ���~  Mr. Butler spent five years in  the airforce as a, motor transport mechanic. He covers all  phases of repairing trucks and  automobiles in his new business, known as the Sechelt Garage.  Bill Lissiman is an ex-railroad  man and is a very active partner in the joint venture, He  tends the gas service department. When he is not serving  autos, he is busy with his woodworking machines, turning out  made to order furniture, bright  wooden toys and dolls' furniture.  The finished products are then  passed on to Mrs. Lissiman, who  converted the lending library into a bright toy and novelty shop.  Children feast their eyes on the  good things to come.  TEA   ROOM   BROKEN   INTO  It was discovered 'on Thursday, November 29, that the Union  SteamtsjUjips Co. tea room had.  been broken into and entered the  night before. Entrance had been  gained by way of the ladies'  dressing room and the kitchen  had been broken through. A  quick check showed that there  was only a slight loss.  On the same night the Government Telegraph office was broken into also. Some money had  been taken, but as yet no arrests have been made.  CHIMNEY  FIRE  On Saturday, November 24, at  6:30 p.m., the Sechelt Ifext Annex over the Union Steamships  ��tore was the. scene of a little  excitement when the cjainmey  (Continued on page  4) PAGE 2  .THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  Wednesday, December 5th, 1945  Eke (Boast K^ms  3 Lines  (15 Words) for 35c     3  Insertions  (same ad)  60c  Extra words, above 15-word min., 2c each. Cash with order.  Notices,  Engagements, Marriages, Deaths, etc., 75c insertion  LITTLE ADS --- BIG RESULTS!  WANTED���  Typewriter in, good condition.  E. Pearson, Half Moon Bay.    23  WANTED���  Drive shaft for '28 Pontiac or  Chevrolet. R. Brooks, c/o C.  Threthewey, Gibson's Landing.  23  BEST GASH OFFER received  by Dec. 9th takes 1929 Buick  Sedan. Good tires and motor.  See or phone Dick Kline at  Wakefield  Inn,  Sechelt. 1  CIRCULEX   HEALTH  UNITS  A Circulex will give you relief  from arthritic, rheumatic or  neurotic pains���asthma, headaches, foot trouble, nervousness, insomnia, sinus, sciatica,  varicose veins, f constipation,  hemorrhoids and other circul- -  atpry troubles. Models from  $155 up. For descriptive literature, write Doran's Furniture  Co., Westview, B. C.  _________���nM_______________________MT  PICTURE   FRAMING���  Send your enlargements, photos, certificates to us for expert framing at low cost. Prices  before job is done, if you wish.  Cranberry Hardware, Powell  RiverfE. C.  KEYS TO ORDER���  All kinds of keys made to or-,  der. Send sample you wish duplicated. Muir's Hardware, at  Powell River (Westview) B.C.  FOR SALE-  36-Foot cod boat. Will make a  west coast troller. Good buy,  excellent condition, $1000 cash.  See or write Oliver Dubois, at  Pender Harbour. 23  14' rowboat, oars, oarlocks, good  for lake or ���camp, $30. iE. Crush,  Pender Harbour. .      1  One horse for sale. Apply Jack  Rouse, Sechelt. 3  Radios tested and repaired.  Tommy Thomas, Madeira Park,  Pender Harbour. 23  MARINE REPAIRS���  We are specialists in general  repairs, electric and acetylene  welding. Westview Machine  Shop,  Westview,  B.C.  WEDDING STATIONERY���  Engraved or standard wedding  invitations, announcements. Also wedding cake boxes, complete with cards, 95c dozen.  The Coast News, Halfmoon Bay  $100 REWARD!  For recovery    of    300-lb.    bull  block  and  rigging  taken from  Half M6bn Bay^wharfvV Cook ^&>���  Volen,  Half Moon Bay.   ���  WE BUYrANDj$__L--?^ r?  Rifles; and shotguns bought and  sold; also all kinds of used  goods, furniture, clothing, tools  etc. Square Deal Store, West-  view, B. C.  PENDER   HARBOUR  Mrs. O.  Dubois, Correspondent  HARD TIME DANCE  The Kleindale hard time dance  was very good, everyone attending that could swim. The rain  came down in. one solid sheet  and Archie West said he bad to  do the Australian crawl to get  to the dance hall and it sure  looked as though he had.  Oliver Dubois took first prize,  Brian Thomas, second prize, and  Mrs. W. Cameron of Kleindale,  received third prize for costumes. .  75th BIRTHDAY  Mrs. Elizabeth Jeffries of Egmont, celebrated her 75th birthday here with her daughter, Mrs.  A. R. West, and 'her six grandchildren and three great grandchildren.  NEW LOGGERS  Maynard Dubois and sons,  Oliver  and    Leonard,   are    now  SHOP by MAIL  from  Powell Stores Ltd  Powell River, B. C.  The north coast's Most Modern Department Store  Alice A. French  Correspondent  CORRECTION  A correction in the last issue  of Coast News regarding the Sechelt Remembrance service report reads "United School  Choir", rather- than "United  Church Choir" as reported.  LEGIONNAIRE SMOKER  Annual Armistice Day smoker  was. a big success from all reports. Twenty-six Canadian Legion members plus many World  .War II guests invited for the  evening  were  present.  Bob   Hackett,   young  veteran  of  this   war,   attended   with  his  father, veteran of the last war.  The   women?s   auxiliary   provided refreshments and gifts of  good cheer were provided by the  Wilson   Creek   Garage,   Sechelt  Garage, Gift Shop, and Mr. and''  Mrs. Gus Crucil.   A special gift  from the women's auxiliary honorary president, Mrs. J. J. Nickson  was  also  received with appreciation.  Singing  and   cards  predominated the evening.  Local folks are known for  showing a pretty good time to  our Legionnaies, \and the old  boys sure do appreciate it. They  are not as young as they used  to be and other organizations  these days tend to take ;so much,  timeya-nd  money ; of'-'the  public.  business Changes  ' We learn that Donald H. McDonald has sold his business and  property to  Mr.  R.  Hutton.  Mr. Hutton and family comes  to us from Red Deer, Alberta,  and as much as we dislike losing  y the local^boys, and^|)onald .was, \  certainly one of thean, we still  -welcome -Mr;. Hutton and family  and hope lie will be prosperous  and happy in pur community. '  Now - that greeting are in order  we take this opportunity of welcoming other newcomers, Mr.  and Mrs. Henton who also'z.live  near the Hutton's and the same  good ^wishes go for them too,  also Mr. and Mrs. Lissiman who '.  are now at the Sechelt Gift  shoppe which was formerly operated by Mrs. French.  Mr. and Mrs. Syd Butler and  baby 'Rusty', (Mr. Butler recently discharged from the  RCAF), are now operating the  Sechelt Service Station. Mr.  and Mrs. Rice are in residence  on the waterfront now. We  seem to be doing well with our  newcomers.   Welcome to you all.  operating a logging. show of  their own in Enterprise Valley,  Pender Harbour. They have a  power falling saw, a donkey  purchased from Louis Heid, and  truck. They are now going to  see how long it takes to make  their first inillion���a million  feet of logs, I mean, not a million dollars. We wish them luck,  they maght need it.  RETURNS   HOME  Mrs. Charles Higgins just returned from a long stay in Vancouver with relatives.  BOAT CAPSIZED  Young Larry Sharp, while going to a picture show at Irvine's  Landing last week, was rammed  'by a speeding gas boat and completely turned over.- The young  school boy was picked Up on  top of the capsized rowboat by  the man that accidentally ran  him down. The reason for the  ���accident seemed "to be that  Larry hadn't' a light in. the. boat.  OYSTER QUEEN  Alma Sundquist, better known  as Pender Harbour's "oyster  queen", has taken over the run-  Huntress Gets Bear  With Single IShot  E. PEARSON  Correspondent  A new sharp-shooter has come  to the fore in the person of Mrs.  Viola Points of Egmont who  recently killed a 400 pound bear  found raiding her orchard. Uls-  ing her own rifle, Mrs. Points  killed the beast with a single  shot. No damage to the orchard  was reported and little trouble  with other aniihals in the neighborhood has shown itself.  !__________���________���_�������������������������������_������;  SECRET COVE  Inez  Willison,   Correspondent  DR. CAMPBELL MOVED  Dr.  and  Mrls.   Campbell   have  moved    to   Vancouver   for    the  ��� winter.  MRS. WILLISON RETURNS  Mrs. Eric Willison has returned   home   after   a   few   days   in  Vancouver    after    visiting    and  * shopping with friends in the city.  FROM NEW WESTMINSTER  Norman Jorgenson is home  for a few days holiday from  ���New Westminster, where he is  attending high school.  BUSINESS   TRIP  Mr.   Ivor   B.    Jorgenson    and  Mrs.   Eric   Willison   have   gone  to  Vancouver for a  short business trip.  VISITORS  ''Walter Evan^ Jr. came up for  a-brief yisit; he has just returned from overseas and will  shortly go to the West Indies  via  the  Panama  Canal.  Mr. and Mrs. E. Green of North  Vancouver have been visiting at  the home of Dr. W.; Evans.  -s y Mrsi *Carfc? Larson has returned  home   after   two   weeks  at   Nan-  l&iino visiting with'Mr. and Mrs.  xA. Larson.  Mr. Bert Simon'son has been  visiting with the Andersons for  the past three weeks.  Mr. Oliver Hanson has returned from Vancouver where  he has been under the doctor's  care for the past five weeks.   '  Mrf and Mrs. G.  Gill have returned   home "after   two  weeks'  stay at Vancouver.  GOOD  FOOD ON TUGS  The other day five tugs with  log booms tied in to the Cove,,  and your curious correspondent  had to learn why, since the weather was fair. It seems that the  storm warnings were out, and  the boats were awaiting the  blast. A friendly ekipper asked  the writer to stay for lunch, and  it was a revelation to me. The  food a young man served to me  would have put many a housewife to shame.  The  storm   is   gone   now���and  with  it  the  tugs.  But  they will  come again  ...  for they know  Secret Cove has one of the best  .shelters on the coast.  ning of Pender Harbour's-Klein-  dale oyster beds for William  Klein who is away for awhile.  She is doing a good job of it.  GENERAL MERCHANT  BUS  STOP  *  AT THE  SPORT-FISHING  CENTER ...  Halfmoon Bay  it ir it  [IMPERIAL]  DEALER  ESSO GASOLINE  MARVELUBE   OIL  Get the best out of your   y  high-speed  motors!  Fill up here with Premium  Etbyl Gasoline. Hose deliv-  .  ery from  float to. boat!  W. P. PIEPER  Irvine's Landing  Pender Harbour     ^  :-,\-i.h      "i1V  POSTAGE  PAID  on all  PRESCRIPTIONS  Drugs,  Toiletries  Send your prescriptions for  quick, accurate service by  mail. We pay postage costs.  All your drug store needs  can be filled here at lowest  prices. Send your next order  to��� .  klPP-TAYLOR  DRUG STORE  POWELL  RIVER, B   C.  "Prompt Attention To Mail Orders!"  it RESTMORE FURNITURE:   Beds, Springs, Mattresses  ^General Electric APPLIANCES:  Radios, Refrigerators  &  Washing Machines  ���^FURNITURE: Occasional Tables, Cedar Chests, Lamps etd  : "'"% FUM^ITURE:  WESTVIEW, B. C. - Phone 230 Wednesday, December 5th, 1945  THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B.  C.  PAGE 3  W.  Sutherland,  Correspondent  NOBODY  HOME  When the Osborne Logging  Company succeeded the Neimi  outfit her,e the natives' concluded that Ted Osborne must be a  very popular man. He hailed  from Mission, and -it seemed as  though the entire influx of new  .woodsmen hailed from Mission  too. This was so noticeable that  a year or so after the Osborne  had established themselves here,  Ted   happened   to   be   strolling  along the main street of Mission  when down on a business trip,  and he remarked, "Gosh, I don't  see a soul I know." His companion retorted that he could  hardly expect to find any acquaintances in. Mission after importing them all to Half Moom  Bay.  MISSIONARIES  OR MISSIONITES?  Some of the newcomers liked  it so well here that they remained even after the Osborne Logging Company moved out.  Among the early Missiontes-���or  do I mean. Missionaries?���who  settled here were Mr. and Mrs.  Bruce Shackleton who were with  unset Hardware  HARDWARE   ::  FURNITURE  DCITTV    FARM PRODUCTS  Agents for     D C A I I I     And WASHERS  at GIBSON'S LANDING  us almost long enough to- be  termed old-timers. However,  after a nine years' stay, they  moved on November 29th, their  destination, it is rumored, being  the west coast of Vancouver Island.  SOME LEAVE, SOME DON'T  Another native of Mission,  well known for his prowess at  basketball, is Mr. Joe Gardner.  He is still with us, though he and  his wife and family have taken  advantage of the camp shutdown to visit the city for a week  or so. They went down on November 28th.  EXTENDED  HOLIDAY  Mr. Tom Parish, who also followed the Osbornes to Half  Moon Bay is leaving with his  wife and family on November  30th for an extended holiday.  They are expected to return  about Christmas time.  WALKERS RETURN  Mr. and Mrs. R. B. Walker  and their daughter Rill returned froim Vancouver on the 27th  of November. Mrs. Walker and  RilJ visited in the city for about  a week, while Mr. Walker journeyed as far as Hope.  STOP-OVERS  After  visiting  Mr.   and  Mrs.  Ted Osborne at Sechelt, Mr.  and Mrs. Vic Osborne remained  here for a few days before resuming their journey to their  home at Westview, on Novem-  ber 29th. They were entertained during their stay at the home  of Mr. and Mrs. F. Lyons, of  Redrooffs.  BUSINESS   TRAVELLERS  Mr.   Carl  Brynildson. and  his  wife paid a brief visit to Half  Moon Bay when they arrived on  the  27th of November to pack^  up    their    furniture,    returning'  with it to  Vancouver the next *  day.   Carl, who was formerly a  resident of Secret Gove, worked  for a time for the Osborne Logging Company, but his first love  was the sea, and he finally got  himself a fishing boat.   He looks  very well, and reports a successful   fishing  season.    He   is   still  making  an occasional trip,  and  is working hard for the day when  he will be able to get a larger  boat and more up-to-date equipment.    He   is  thinkng   strongly  of   changing   from   gill   netting  to trolling.  WAVED HELLO  When the- Union Steamship  docked here on November 27th,  friends  greeted  Mr.   Ben  Klein  of   Galiano   Island   who   was   on  his   way    to   visit    relatives    at  Pender   Harbour.     Ben    has   a  logging   operation    on    Galiano  Island.  VANCOUVER VISITOR  Mr. C. Alexander returned om  November   27th   from   a   short  business trip to Vancouver.  FOREST ENGINEER PARTY  Mr. G. Flavelle of McKenzie  & Flavelle, arrived on November  29th for a brief visit. He was  accompanied by Mr. Schultz, who  is the forest engineer in charge  of the survey work for McKenzie and Flavelle.  INSPECTION TRIP  Mr. H. T. Garden, B.C. Land  Surveyor, came up on Tuesday,  November 27th for a quick inspection of some lines at Redrooffs. He returned to Vancouver the following day.  PHOTOGRAPHY  Gordon Ballentine  Studio:   Gibson's   Landing  PORTRAITS  -  CHILDREN  Weddings,   Commercial,   etc.  Call or write for information  and  appointment  2tANT/GfN      tAWr/G��W     IANW  :.: c  for  jtf&jl'-ia  h;  Sfiljn.i":       Si JO  1  BRONCHIAL ASTHMA, ANTRUM, SINUS ALSO  .Oil' ^���OliSZ-.:."�����,,���  CATARRHAL AND BRONCHIAL COLDS!  What is LANTIGEN?  Lantigen is a specially prepared dissolved  vaccine and has been used successfully in  the treatment of various diseases. Lantigen  is not a patent medicine. Lantigen is a  bacterial vaccine in a dissolved state, is  devoid of drugs and safe to take. Lantigen.  i$ a'natural aid. It is produced from the  bacteria which are peculiar to the particular disease requiring treatment. In the  preparation of Lantigen the organisms are  destroyed by a process of dissolution thus  releasing the active principles from the  bacterial bodies. Being in a completely  dissolved state the vaccine is Operative  locally by absorption into the tissues of  the tongue, tonsils, throat, and the intestinal tract and is further operative by  means of its distribution throughout the  system. ^ More than 150,000 people in  Australia have enjoyed relief from the  distressing affects of catarrh and allied  conditions.  A Dissolved Vaccine  to be taken by mouth  MAIL THIS COUPON TODAY  Lantigen is available from DRUGGISTS only.��If unobtain-  able mail this coupon direct to:  LANTIGEN LABORATORIES,  12 RICHMOND ST. E., Room 551, TORONTO 1. ONT.  OR 560 CAMBIE STREET, VANCOUVER, B.C.  Please send me bottles of LANTIGEN.   for the treatment of...................*. ���������  Name ...c   Address.   City or Town ��� ���������  The name of my usual Druggist is   If you want further information write us.-  Organs  infected with  Catarrhal  Poisons  !  Price $6-00  PER BOTTLE  AN  EMINENT  PHYSICIAN  Writing in the "British Medical  Journal,'* speaks as follows in the  issue of January 15, 1936: "In my  experience, the oral antigens have  been mostly employed for cases of  Catarrhal infections, rheumatic conditions and catarrhal enterocolitis.  Clinical response has been quite  definitely marked.'* This' important  statement, however, heralds the dawn  of a great release for Catarrhal  sufferers.  PO THIS TODAY!  Go to your Druggist and get details  about the LANTIGEN treatment  which will be most effective in your  case, and which will help to prevent  a recurrence of this complaint.  If there is no druggist in your  community write to  Lantigen Laboratories  560 Cambie Street, Vancouver, B.C.  3 iANTimMzM^ PAGE 4  THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  Wednesday, December 5th, 1945  EDITORIAL���  A.R.P. DISBANDS  Throughout the war years through much adverse criticism and facing unlimited potential danger a small group of  faithful men and women, full of love for their country and  neighbors, and having vision enough to see what could happen over here if the enemy were not checkd, stood by us  and offered their time and service to this important cause���  the home front protection.  Because time alone proved that the enemy would not  reach here, those that laughed at the efforts of the ARP think  themselves justified and tend to wear that 'told-you-so' look.  These poor scoffers are still in the same position as the person  who will not carry insurance on his house because it has  not yet burnt adown.  The residents of this peninsula are grateful that the ARP  was not required to act, but they are equally grateful that  the ARP was here in case it was needed, and at the time it  was organized every indication showed the ARP offer might  be needed.  What more can we say now to the personnel and leadership of this loyal organization that served on our behalf without recompense, except Thank You, very much.  A new Serial Story  II  by Bubrey Boyd  GIBSON'S LANDING  EILEEN SMITH  Correspondent  jacobsen���McQueen  Amy, eldest daughter of Mr.  and Mrs. J. R. McQueen, was  married to Mr. Ronald Jacobsen  of Steveston. in a ceremony performed at the home of the bride  by Reverend T. Moore on November 16.  Miss Christine McLeod attended the bride. Mr. Harry Thompson wals best man.  After a family dinner, at which  the parents of both bride and  jgroom attended, the> bridal  icouple left for Vancouver where  a reception was held. Later the  couple left on a midnight boat  for a short honeymoon at Vic-*  toria.  j  NEWLY-WEDS HONORED  AT POST-NUPTIAL  SHOWER  Mr. and Mrs. F. J. Wyngaert  held a post-nuptial shower at  their home on November 14 for  ; Mr. and Mrs. Roy Nygren, the  latter being the sister of Mrs.  Wyngaert.-  Friends of both bride and.  groom attended the shower  where the couple received many  beautiful gifts.  A very enjoyable evening was  had by all. --  The Nygrenls will take up residence at Wilson Creek.  ARMISTICE   VISITORS  Among the many visitors to  Gibson's Landing over the Armistice    weekend      were      Bruce  * Drummond, RCNVR, recently  from the Orient; Pte.  Bill Mal-  . yen, on leave visiting his parents; "Miss Lorrane Kane, visiting home from Port Mellon over  the weekend; Miss Loufee Palmer, and Miss Hilda Barnes.  TWO SUFFER INJURIES  Messrs. Eric Inglis and Art  Alexander where shaken and  bruised, suffering minor injuries in two separate accidents  over the patst week?"  Mr. Inglis was crushed slightly between several logs when  helping with a loading operation.  Mr. Alexander was buried  under a gravel pit cave-in, facing death by suffocation until  h^s partner managed to free his  head to give him air. Help was  then summoned to get Mr. Alexander out after his close brush  with death. He suffered only a  slight shock, minor cuts and  bruises. He. had been working  for Mr. Reg Geodfrey at the  time.  ROBERTS CREEK  ROBERTS CREEK, A N Cotton.  SUCCESSFUL  BAZAAR  The Women's Auxiliary to St.  Aidan's church of Roberts Creek  held a very successful bazaar ,in  the playhouse of the Kewpie  Camp. They took in a total of  $130 from the sale of work,  which had all been made and  prepared by the lady members.  Mrs. F. Hewes is the president  and Mrs. Hewitt, the secretary-  treasurer   on   this   organization.  VISITING SISTER  PO. F. W. Cafe is visiting at  the home of his sister, Mrs. A.  H. Cotton. He has been discharged from the navy and will  leave shortly for his home in  itegina '' v'   :- .'.'.    .."."y,'"  Roberts Creek wharf-took another beating during the recent  wind storm which blew approximately 30 to 40 thousand feet  of driftwood logs against the old  logging company's breakwater.  Repeated pounding of the loge  knocked down several pilings  from under the approach of the  wharf, making it hazardous for  pedestrians and impossible for  motorists   to   use   the   approach.  The Department of Transport  has been notified and it is expected that repairs will be made  immediately.  AT  VANCOUVER   HOSPITAL  Accompanied by Mrs. Warlow,  Roberts Creek, Mrs. A. Seed was  taken to a Vancouver hospital  on Tuesday, November 27. Mrs.  Seed had been ill for over a  week before the trip to Vancouver was  authorized.  "CAKE   AND  STUFF"  The Sechelt Badminton Club  was down to play Roberts Creek,  club on November 28. There  was a good turnout from both  club<3, and we noticed quite a  few of the old timers were out  to play the game. Ken Woods  and Rich Reeves made up the  games, and the gals filled everybody up with cake and stuff  around   10   o'clock.  SYNOPSIS:    Speed Malone hardened gambler, and Ed Maitland, son of  seafaring New England family, were  partners in  the Yukon gold  rush of  '97.    They met on the trip north in a  crowd that included Prnchy, the fish-  rrman, Lucky Rose, the beautiful girl  who took a fancy  to Maitland;  Fallon, leader of the miners, who resented Rose's interest in Maitland; Brent,  old-time     prospector;     Garnet,    who  gave  Maitland   and   Speed   his  outfit  when he quit the trail, and Pete and  his drunken partner, Owens, who was  drowned after a brawl.    Pete turned  out to  be a girl in  disguise.    Speed  killed   a   man   at   Skagway���a   cheat  manager     of     a     shell   .game���and  months   after   was   arrested   and   put  in jail for his murder.    He got out,  but  while he  waited for Lefty,  who  offered  to  help  him  to  get back the  mail   he   had   been   carrying  for   the  Mounties  at Bennett.    NOW  GO ON  WITH  THE STORY.  Speed waited another instant  to watch the door. The foremost  of the marshal's men rushed into  view a thought sooner than he  had counted on. Too soon ior  Lefty, anyway; the door was  still   shut.  Speed raised the gun for a  shot that would draw them away  from it. The revolver spat flame  with a stunning roar ...  For    a  priceless     second,     he -  stood    dazed    and    half-blinded,  stumbling   to   Keep   his   balance,  and   conscious  of  no  more  than  the   fact  that  he   was   alive.    A  numbness   centered   in   his'  arm  and  hand.    As  the  haze  cleared  he  realized   that    the    gun   had  blown to pieces.    Probably frost /  in the barrel . . . he should have/"  warmed it on the lantern before  he   left   Steiner's   tent.  And in that tick of doom* the  pack was on him. The last thing  ke knew was the writhing twist  he gave h|s. body se,raa.itb).land  on his shoulder,vthen a. flare of  fire in his head. Then the snow  went  black. ���  He was still on his shoulder  when he became conscious again,  but his hands were trussed behind him with a rope; his ankles  were bound; he was gagged and  lying on dry ground.  Gradually a murmur of low  voices in the tent became articulate. He recognized Fallon's and  lay  motionless.  ". . . so we didn't find the kid  through the winter till Chik Hol-  ter located a camp on the Teslin  a ways above where we camped  on the Lewes. An outfit was  cuttin' timber there for a raft,  and Pete had a .job cookin' for  them. Holter picked up the  mare's trail headin' west, alone.  -Picked it up and lost it."  Speed's ear caught sharply at  some hidden implication in the  man's voice. ���  The other voice murmured an  interruption.   "Seems  to  me  like,  your  prisoner's   ears   is   awake."  "I'm speakin' to him," growled  Fallon. "He likely knows plenty.  It always looked to me like he  had somethin' figured about Pete,  and   about   Owens _ too."  "Well, if he won't explain his-  self, it'll be tough. He shot and  killed  a man in  this  camp,  and  was   charged,   legal.    He  busted  jail, stole a gun, and would have  done plenty more if the gun had  been good.    He ain't a Canadian.  We tell the mounties we don't  figure they'd choose a man of  this char:cter to run their mail.  We suspect he stole it; he was  seen gamblin' in a joint with the  mail  in his  pocket."  Through this talk Speed's mind  had been shuttling swiftly, trying  to weave the full pattern of what  it implied. The picture that began to emerge made him writhe  at his bonds and at the gag in  his mouth.  "The    Golden   Pass"   at   Skagway,    under    the   protection   of  Soapy   flmith,   was   a   lathering  vortex of carnival.   It had a slick  and   spacious   floor,  lit  by  hanging lamps which depended from  the   cross-beams   of   the   lumber  roof.     A   piano,   banjo   and   ac-  cordian   were   in  the   swing   of  what     sounded     like   a   musical  steeplechase.    But  they  made  a  spirited noise, and served to indicate  that the romping  riot on  the dance  floor was sociably intended, s-  In attire, the crowd was variously informal, mixingi corduroy,  rough flannel and heavy miners'  boots with the "store clothes" of  new-comers.  The bar had its own supporters, who somehow remained audible. In...their rumble of talk  there were echoes of a rumor that  a dangerous gunman had broken  jail : and \tried  to shoot up  the  camp.;���-::;���';:;.,;';:. '.'.;���. Z  *�� ia��#Bep^tumult h&< orieVvtnere- y  fore, immediately noticed that/ a"s  group of armed men had entered,  pushing before them a hatless  captive whose hands were tied  behind his back. The leader of  the posse commanded attention  by the simple means of sending a  bullet  into the  rafters.  ' "Where's Soapy Smith." Fallon  demanded in a voice that made  the  quiet  absolute.  CONTINUED   NEXT   WEEK  Sechelt  (Continued from page 1)  caught on fire. The <quick action of Harry Billingsley and  Constable Aylward prevented the  fire from spreading. Generous  squirts of water from a big hose  manned by Harry soon put the  fire  out. '  If'.'e thought that the fire wa3  caused by one of the guests opening the draft in the Annex stove  when the fire was low, and then  left, forgetting about the stove.  Roy Doyle, who dropped in to  call ,on a friend discovered a  stove which was a mass of almost white hot metal, and he  quickly  gave the  alarm.  Ringma Trial  (Continued   from   page   1)  his behalf as agent. His Honor,  Judge Boyd, CCJ, presided over  the case while Mr. J. P. Scarlett  acted as court registrar. Crown  prosecutor was Mr. Remnant of  Vancouver. The case was heard  under the "Speedy Trials'' Act,  and the accused pleaded "not  guilty."     ' '      '  WITNESSES HEARD  Witnesses called in the case  where Mrs. Gabreille Retan,  formerly of Vananda, now living at Haney, .victim" of the  theft; Mr. Gussman, owner ��rf  the boat used to transport passengers from Vananda o Powt-  ell River; Constables Lane and  Milne, Mr. Lowther, storekeeper and post master at Vananda;  Mr. Heard, employer and operator of the Jervis Water Transport Company, and a neighbor  of Mrs.  Retan.  The  prosecution  was  able  to  prove  that  as  far  as  anybody,  including the accused, could tell,  the boy had left here with some  five to ten dollars in his pocket,  and returned with nearly fifteen  dollars   and   had   paid,   in   the  meantime,   $1.25  for  the  dance  and purchased liquor at around  $6;00.    No   account   of   the   increase in assets could be given.  CIRCUMSTANTIAL EVIDENCE  "This evidence is only circumstantial,"   said  Judge   Boyd,   before  passing  sentence, "but  circumstantial   evidence   does   add  up  and   then  your  own   manner  and attitude in  the witness  box  gave   you   away,   your   evidence !  was nothing but a tissue of lies.  t'mdyoik !giftityV;_s 'charged."  Mr. Remnant, Crown prosecutor, then produced for the bene- j  fit of accused and Judge a summary of famdly history from the \  probation officer,  Mr.  Steeves.V  "This is a really fine testimonial", said Judge Boyd.   "It is an)  excellent family records and the  accused has never been in trouble  before.   I'm going to give you a1  chance,"'   he   aded,  /I'm  going,  to   give   you  a  year  suspended  sentence  under  the  custody  of[  your father, and $200 bond to'  insure   good   behaviour.    I   willy  take the further chance that the<j  bond   will   not  be   called   until i  Monday   in   Vancouver   when   I,  trust  that you will see  that dt  is paid.  <i  a  LAND  CLEARED  For  Estimates  Get  In  Touch  With  Jim  Morgan  HALF  MOON  BAY  Order Your  FUEL   WOOD  NOW!  Whipple & Tyson  WILSON CREEK,  B.  Cl  y\  Large  ��� WATERFRONT  LOT  Comfortable 5-room  Bungalow,   Bathroom,   &  Furnace.   Near   stores  &  Postoffice.  HALF MOON  BAY;  Price $3000  REAL ESTATE  FIRE - BUTO - mBRINE - TJFE  INSURANCE  PARR PEARSON AGENCY  Halfmoon Bay  Write or Phone for Information  PLAY     S AF E   .. .INSURE     NOW  WATERFRONT    and  OTHER LOTS  $300.00 and up  ���'. ::*���'.'  Porpoise Bay  Sechelt  .    Half Moon Bay Wednesday, December 5th, 1945.  THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon JBay, B. C,  PAGE 5  W. Sutherland/ Correspondent  While we couldn't quite claim  theim as visitors, greetings were  exchanged from boat to wharf  as old friends hailed Mr. and  Mrs. Vic Osborne who were on  their way from Powell River to  visit the Ted Osborne's at Sechelt on Friday, November 23rd.  The E. Pearson faultily is rejoicing in a new addition���arrived November 22nd. She is  a freckled-faced, long-eared, six  weeks old cocker spandel, and  one of these days it is is hoped  she will recognize her name' as  "Goldie".  An unusual afternoon tea  took place at the home of Mrs.  V. Mare on Monday, November 19th, when she entertained  a party of Young Hopefuls. It  looked as though the entire population of the Bay under the age  of fifteen was headed her way.  Mrs. Mare has a reputation as  a cookie maker that would entice not only' the juniors but  their  parents  as well.  Mr. and Mrs. Harold Pearson  and tneir son Barry paid a  lengthy vistit to Mrs. Pearson's  another at Powell River. Mr.  Pearson returned home Wednesday, November 21st, and left  the next day for Vananda where  he has started to work for Earl  Laughlin, formerly of Kleindale.  Mr. Laughlin has a small logging  operation on Texada Island  close to Vananda.  Congratulations to the T. H.  'Beasley'- on their 15th wedding  anniversary. Tom just managed  to get home from town in time  for the day, November 17th, but  celebrations are postponed.  WINCH GONE  , It ^night haverjb��een anYill~w��id  ,last weekend, November 17-18th,  but Bill Mervyn figured fit was  some good to him, as he busily  rounded up the logs that had  broken out of the storage boom.  Mr. C. Alexander, however,  thought there was going to be no  silver lining to the clouds at all,  as he contemplated the gap  where the boom winch used to  Me. Then E. Curran happened  along, took one look at Mr.  Alexander and remarked, "I'll  bet I know what's worrying you  ���and I know where it is." A  couple of boom sticks were decorating the top of our biggest  rock at Hydaway, and, the boom  winch with tits float was ashore  where no boom winch belonged.  It was rescued at high tide by  Bill  Mervyn.  LOGGINGS CAMP CLOSED  The logging camp operated  here by McKenzie and Flavelle  for the Westminster Shook Mills  is curtailing its operations for  the winter. A few men are still  employed on a small setting situated at a low altitude, but when  this is finished there will bej very  little activity until the hill's are  clear of snow.  It is the first time in some  ten' years that heavy snowfall  in the hills has caused this camp  to shut down so early, February  having al,wa#;s been found to be  the worst month for lost time in  logging operations in this region.  The Osborne Logging Company,  who formerly owned this camp,  were generally able to keep their  imen employed up to Christmas  and fairly busy during January.  Mr. C. Alexander, superintendent for McKenzie and Flavelle has intimated that plans  are now be'ing drawn up in anticipation of increased activities  here, possibly employing more  men, when operations get under  way again in the new year.  Indian Court Case  Held At Sechelt  During the week of November 12th to 18th several cases  were tried before Magistrate G.  D. Phillips at Sechelt. On November 15th, Billy Jones, an  Indian, was fined $5.00 and  $3.50 costs under the Indian  Act for purchasing and consuming  liquor.  On November 16th a local  resident was fined $50.00 and  $4.50 costs under the Indian  Act for supplying liquor to an  Indian.  On November 18th an Indian  youth was charged with stealing  /merchandise from Sechelt wharf  and was committed to the boys'  industrial school. He was also  convicted of stealing an overcoat and a flashlight from a car.  OIL BURNERS HAZARD  A number of people in the  district have been installing oil  burners without obtaining permits. These must be obtained  from the local Assistant Fire  Marshall, Constable Aylward, at  Sechelt. One of the reasons for  this rule is to ensure that oil  burners are properly installed  so that they will not constitute  a fire hazard. .    '  s  DAVIS   BAY  Mrs. G. Cormack  Correspondent  OCCUPATION PICTURES  Miss Dorothy Mathews, daughter of Mr. arid Mrs.. J. W. Mathews, Davis Bay, is the proud  owner of a very fine camera,  gift of her brother Dennis who  is with the occupation forces in  Germany. Dennis also sent another interesting collection of  snaps by him depicting overseas  equipment- and li|&fhincluding a  picture of a German ^underground fortress 'An the. ihaking',  a scout plane in trouble* a mine  in the sea, a radar detector and  his pffice desk.  VISITORS  Miss Marion Ross spent last  week in the city.  Mr. Thomas Turner visited  Vancouver over the Nov. 18  weekend.  Mrs; Eric Rathborne of North  Vancouver, was a weekend guest  of Mrs. V. Boggast.  Mrs. K. Mason, her daughter,  and her two grandsons, Alan and  Dale Mason, also arrived on  Thursday's boat.  Mr. and Mrs. H. K. Begg were  at home to their three sons,  George^ Tommy and Bill, over  the weeken d, and to. their two  daughters-in-law, Mrs. George  Begg and Mrs. Tommy Begg.  Miss Aucoine, and her sister-  in-law,    Mrs.    A.    Aucoine   are  home.    Mrs.   A.   Aucoine's   two  children are also visiting.  AMBITIOUS VISITOR  Mr. S.  C. Arlo spent a week  dosing   clearing   on   his   lot   for  his summer home.  WORKING   IN   VANCOUVER  Miss Marion Ross is now in  Vancouver where she is employed on Woodward's permanent  staff. ' .  what zrs?  They are here again.. We see  them every year about this time.  '^Hefty" would be a descriptive  word, but certainly not "good-  looking". Fresh fish is their  food, and we are informed that  we needn't go fishing when  these babies are about.  DICTIONARY   DEFINITION  Sea Lions We are told they are.  Our interest aroused, we went  to the National Encyclopedia  and were referred to seals and  sea-elephants.    Then we  remem-  Good Story Too  It's nice having the ocean for  a front yard. After a good blow  practically anything may. turn  up on the doorstep���-or as near  the doorstep as one would care  to have it. After a recent southeaster I looked out the window  to see if there was anything doing and sure enuogh, there was  the Curran family aboard the  Queen Mary (their rowboat) in  an exporatory attitude out in the  bay. A few minutes later a thoroughly excited voice called out,  "pull on your boots and come  look at the 'biggest fish you ever  saw in your life.'* Hastily computing the margin of safety���  three days to Friday���I went  along.  WHAT WAS   IT?  It sure was a big fish, but  the question was WHAT. The  mysterious visitor was discovered-by Ed Curran when he went  to repair some -damage done by  the storm. Happening to glance  overside, he was amazed to see a  big rock where there never had  been one before. Further investigation revealed a large  quantity of fish, all in one piece.  My knowledge of fish is less than  elementary; I can recognize a  starfish at a glance, also a jellyfish, and am pretty certain of  cod, but outside of that fish is  just fish. Mrs. Curran plumped  for tuna, having seen a specimen at Catalina. Ed, with bis  usual caution was more noncommittal, but obviously inclined to the same opinion.  STREAMLINED  At any rate he was big, seven  feet long and an estimated five -  hundred pounds in weight,,with  a�� nose ,tliaf lobkejcT1 k's��Ifchough it  could poke into anyone's business and a mouth not overlarge  in proportion to the rest of him,  but well outfitted with a double  row of sharp triangular teeth.  Ed pointed put five fine "louvres"  on his side, so we concluded the  ventilation should be adequate.  He had no scales, 9but we d'is-  ' bered reading an amusing article, "Sea Lions���show offs of  the   Animal  World."  We do not know just what  species we have here, but having  watched them many times, we  can vouch for them. One look,  and a trained life-guard would  give his attention elsewhere, for  those swimmers can take care of  themselves. M one wants to see  skill in aquatics, just take a look  at their formation swimming as  two or three of thee swim lazily  side by side, dive, and come up  nose to nose; or just wateh  them racing. They surely make  Dominion records, but we have  no stop watch to mark their  time. As for holding your breath  under water while you count 60,  just see how high you can count  while these fellows are submerged.  LOTS  OF  OOMPH  Personality? Well, definitely  not shy or cowardly. They are  unwelcome visitors, but come  bouncing into the bay to "beard  the lion in his den, the Douglas  in his hall." Occosionaily there's  just one fellow on his own, sometimes there's a threesome, but  mostly we see them here in pairs.  QUICK TO COME AND GO  Their utter abandon is grand  to behold and we toss ,away,  mentally $t least, any clouds that  have sneaked up on us, and with  exuberance continue on our way.  The  eea   lions   also   continue  on  covered his hide was plenty  tough and his fins, if that's what  they were, gave a very streamlined   built-in-effect.  NOT A SHARK  We discussed the possibility  of our fish being a mere shark,  but Ed thought his figure (the  fish, I mean-) wasn't right, as it  was pleasantly plump almost to  his tail, when it slimmed very  suddenly.  Deciding that it would be interesting to observe a feline reaction to so much fish, the Cur-  ren  cats  were  notified.   At the  word   "fish"   both   Bruiser   and  Jeep hurried to the float, and we  had  some  difficulty  in  persuading them that the feast was in  the   opposite    direction.     They  were presene'd with a section of  "louvre"  hacked   off  with  some  difficulty, but both cats disdained the offering.  WHO KNOWS?  Tugboat crews sheltering in  the bay were calling our fish a  shark, but Mrs. Curran wasn't  tgoing to lose her tuna without  a fight, so she did a little research work, hunting through  National Geographic Magazines  for an article and photograph  she remembered having seen.  Unfortunately she didn't remember the date, and the search  took her all the way back to  1923, ending in a neatly bound  volume in the bookcase. The  years between looked to be unbounded as well as unbound.  There was a fine photograph of  a North Atlantic tuna. In those  waters they grow to be big fellows weighing as much as 1500  lbs. .iiltj i&iOnly .within,the..last  two ��; or v ��� thre e... years that tuna  iboats have been operating in  Puget Sound waters, and more  recently they have been going  out from Vancouver. It is possible that our fish came from  a tuna boat lost a few weeks ago,  but wherever he came from and  whatever he was, there was a  lot of him.  CREEK  Mrs. D. Erickson,  Correspondent  VISITORS  Mr. Ed Cook paid a short visit here, and intends to return  to his own house soon.  Mrs. E. A. Kackson, Sr., is  visiting her daughter, Mrs. B.  Dlnifield in Vancouver at present.  their way, all unconscious they  have given a lilt to the land-lubber's, or, did they see us standing there and say, "We have  done our good deed for today."  Father Passes  In Vancouver  Albert Geer, father of Oliver  L. Geer, of Davis Bay, in his  90th year, passed away November 15, 1945, at the home of  his daughter, 2917 17th Avenue  East, Vancouver. He is survived by 2 sons, Oliver L., Er-  win D., Saskatoon, Sask.; 3  daughters, Mrs. H. S. Maw, Mrs.  J. L. Morrison, Mrs. Neta Jacob-  sen, all of Vancouver; 15 grandchildren,   4  great-grandchildren.  Funeral services were held  Saturday, November 17, at 1:30  p.m. in the Roselawn Funeral  Ohapel, Broadway at Commercial Drive. Rev. C. E. Batzold  officiating. Interment took place  at Ocean View Burial Park, Saskatoon, Sask. ;  The :  Sechelt Gift Shop  has a wide selection of  TOYS,  GIFTS,  NOVELTIES  Orders taken for woodwork  of all descriptions.  Serving . . .  SECHELT and  PENINSULA  ��� Automobile Repairs :  ��� Welding  ��� Home Gas and Oil  Sechelt Garage  I  Wm. McFADDEN  Optometrist  510   West   Hastings  Street  VANCOUVER  ���  at Gibson's  Landing  EACH  Friday and Saturday  Examinations   -   Fittings  FERRY NEWS  NOW   IN   OPERATION  Two Round  Trips Daily  Lv.  Gibson's Landing at  7.55  a.m.  and  2.30 p.m.  Lv.   Fisherman's    Cove   '  at 9.10 a.m. and 4.00 p.m.  Objections  to  this   timetable  may be  filed  with  Public  Utilities' Commission,  Victoria, B. C.  FILM ENTERTAINM  - EACH WEEK ���  IRVINE'S LANDING -- HALF  X^OON BAY  SECHELT  and  ROBERTS  CREEK  Irvine's Landing show on Mondays  PACIFIC filOBILE fllOVIES PAGE 6  THE COAST NEWS. Halfmoon Bay, B. C  Wednesday, December 5th, 1945  Until  further  notice  the  Inn  will be open from  2 P.M.  To 6 P.M.  7 P. M. To 11 P.M.  KLEINDALE  Mrs.  C. Harper,  Correspondent  ��nu> iwwtmtwwrfunLmii  Across the road from Inn  KITSILANO BOYS BAND  Many Kleindalers took advantage of the opportunity to hear  the Kitsilano Boys' Band at Irvine's Landing on November 16.  The occasion called into service  every car in the district.  BEARS RAID ORCHARDS  Deer and bears are numerous  this year, residents seeing many  in thev district. The more destructive bears raided property  locally, one group cleaning -up  Fred Klein's orchard after sev-'  eral raids throughout a two-  week period.  NASTY ACCIDENT  Earl Laughlin suffered a nasty  accident when-he fell while adjusting a stove pipe.  Violet Streeter, Correspondent  "  ALLIED  EXEMPTION ACT, 1939  (Department of Mines)  NOTICE  'HE Allied Forces Exemption Act, 1939, provides that the assessment  j^ork on all mineral claims held under the provisions of the Mineral  Act by any member of the Allied Forces at the time of his joining such  Forces for service in the present War shall be deemed to have been done.  This protection extends for the duration of the War and for a period of six  months thereafter. Attention is drawn to the fact that the protection  shall not apply in respect of assessment work required to be done subsequent  to the transfer by a member of the Allied' Forces, or by his personal representatives, of his interest in the mineral claim. In other words, the new  owner immediately comes under the provisions of the Mineral Act and must  perform and record assessment work as required by that Act.  Example:  Anniversary date of mineral claim May 10th, 1946.  Bill of sale drawn and dated April 1st, 1946. New owner must perform  and record work as required by the Mineral Act on or before May 10th, 1946.  These provisions also apply in respect of leases held1 under the Placer-  mining Act. The War, insofar as the Allied Forces Exemption Act, 1939,  is concerned, will not be over until Peace is formally proclaimed by the  Federal Government at Ottawa-  DEPARTMENT OF MINES  PARLIAMENT BUILDINGS  VICTORIA, B.C.  Hon. E. C. Carson, Minister.  L  69  3  RECOVERS  Friends and acquaintances of  Mrs. Hostland will be glad to  know that she js on the way  to recovery and should be home  soon.  WOMEN'S  SERVICE  At their last meeting on November 14, at the home of Mrs.  Bill McGill, the Women'fs Service Club decided to hold their  annual fall bazaar on December 10 in the Community Hall.  ON  RAMPAGE  Rainy River is on. the rampage again due to exceptional  rain conditions.  HOSTESSES  Mrs. C. M. Belden, Mrs. Gordon Morrison, and Mrs. Chris  Woods were hostesses this week  at bridge parties.  GUEST OF MRS. McGILL  Mtes     Shirley    Mclntyre     of  Vancouver was a weekend guest  of Mr. and Mrs. Bill McGill.  RCMR, ARP DISBAND  Capt.    Francis    Drage,     Sgt.  Major   W.   S.   Drarbury,   Lieut.  , Hugo Hjorthey, of PMiGR headquarters at Gambier Island, were  .in Port Mellon on November 19,  for the  final  Ranger Assembly,  and   for the   disbanding  of  the  Ladies  ARP,   Division   3.    Capt.  Drage  spoke   on, the  formation  of a rangers club and a ladies  (social   club,   and   presented   all  members  with  a handsome certificate.  VISITORS  Mrs. L. Wiren has been spending .a few days in Vancouver.  Mrs. W. H. Taylor, Mrs. Holly Hetherington. and daughter  Myrna ,are holidaying in Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Christison  of Victoria are the guests of Mr.  and  Mrs.  Victor  Christ~$on.  LARGE LUMBER SHIPMENT  The ten thousand ton freighter, Elgin Park, has docked at  the Port'Mellon wharf to load  over , a million feet of lumber  for overseas. Forty-five longshoremen from Vancouver are  busy with the task of loading.  MAY KEEP RIFLES  Pacific Coast Rangers of 119  Co., Gambier Harbour and -Port  Mellon that wish to retain their  rifles have been instructed to  make application to Capt. F.  Drage, Gambier Harbour, B.C.  BUILDINGS BEING MOVED  -"������ Many of the old Thornbour-  ough Co. buildings have been  loaded on to scows and transported to new logging oppera-  tion at McNabb creek.  NEW SUPERINTENDENT  Mr. Fred Brown has completed his job of building the  new log sorting pens for the  saw mill which will make a great  improvement over the old method, of sorting and handling of  logs. Mr.^ Brown, for many years,  was log superintendent at Ocean  Falls.  OIL TANK RISING  The monster oil tank for the  Sorg steam plant is rapidly rising in stature.  ELECTION HOPES ���   '  Many Port Mellon residents  express the hope after .reading  Robt. Burns Historical Notes  Nov. 31 in the Coast News that  another 30 years will not have  elapsed before the Port Mellon-  Gibson road is completed.  VISITORS  Mr. Lynn Woods is home visiting his parents.  Dianne and Jerry Kinsey-spent  a few days in Vancouver.  Women's Service Club met at  Gibson's  Landing,   B.C.  By  GABRIELLE   READ  "Bugs Bunny", the pet of two  small children, made his escape \'  a little while ago after months ;$  of gnawing at the wire of his <  cage. But not without help did !,;  Bugs make his escape for*Ivy, \  the goat, took pity on him and j  came to his rescue. \  -1  This big white rabbit had  been used to being able to runs  about wherever he "wanted to,  even to sleeping on the arm. of vi  the chesterfield if he wished. '  When he changed homes and J  had to be content with a small (j  miserable cage he just couldn't  take it. Every day would' see]  Bugs sitting on that squat tail j  of his, working away at the wire f  mesh: it seemed an endless |  task. The wire was still only)|  bent. foj  Ivy,    the    mischievous    goat,||  often used to watch her fmend  as he  worked away.   Maybe in s  special animal talk Bugs called)  for  Help,  anyway  one ; morning|  Ivy was spotted rubbing her onej|  spike,   for   she   only   had   one|  spike   instead    of    two    horns,  against  the  wire   of  the   cage.ji  Shortly after when Bugs' young,  owners came out to feed him no|  sign of him could be found, allf]  that was left was a nice round;  hole in the wire. ,  Ivy stood near by with an  innocent but pleased look on!<  her face little thinking that in|  helping Bugs to escape, that he'  would be in much more dangeif  in the woods after the sheltered  life he had led. j  Bugs Bunny never came baclf  again and all that was left fo?l  a reminder were a few white!  hairs that clung to the ragge  edges; of sthe hole..       ^   /  "t  the home of Mrs. Frank Horn  Nov. 21. "  \  ���a  BRIDGE HOSTESS ||  Mrs.  Marie  Wright  was  hos-j  tess for bridge Nov. 22. ^|  An attic fire at the residenc|  of of J. Bunyon was extinguishej  by the prompt action of the fir  department when the alarm wal  turned in 1:15 a.m. November 2^1  M  Mr. Blair and family are leavji  ing Port Mellon this week bo take���  up  residence  in Vancouver.  Mr  Blair and hie eldest son plan t:  go east. The Blairs were recemP  njewcomeirs   from   eastjern . CanM  ada, and we join their friends iu  wishing   them   success , in   thea)  new venture. ....__.        y   11  Port Mellon, school was close|  for two days to permit the stafji  members to: attend the converl|  tion in the city. y I  Parents taking' advantage o  the school closure to take a trij  to Vancouver included Mrs. H  Bursey and Verna; Mrs. Ken  naugh ahd her two sons; M,rs  Groner and Helen.  Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Belden ant]  two daughters, Edna and Alice/  journeyed to Vancouver to spenc|  a few days. -\  Mr.  and  Mrs. A.   C.  Bellhouscj  of % Port  Alice  have   taken   oveij  the  management of  the  Seaside  Hotel. :y',..|  v  Mrs.  J.  Greenhill    and family;  are spending a few days in Van-j  oouver. I  Mr.  Sam   Brown   is   convales^  cing in St. Paul's Hospital, and^  it is expected that he will be bac  soon.  Mrs.   J.   Gildroy  is  holidayin  in Vancouver.  ���;.ia Wednesday, December 5th, 1945.  THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  PAGE 7  Ida E.  Preiss,  Correspondent  '8  Jim Rennie, Correspondent  BIRTHS  Born to Mr. and Mrs. J. Hamilton, on November 19, a son.  MOVE TO SQUAMISH  Mr. and Mrs. F. Van Horlick  have moved from Woodfibre to  their new home at Squamilsh.  MOVE TO SOUTH HILL  Mr. and Mrs. Ken Clark have  moved to their new home on  South Hill  Townsite.  KLONDIKE NIGHT  )      Bingo,  wheels  of chance  and  crown and anchor were feature  ^  attractions     at     a     "Klondike  Night" 'held    in the Community  Hall on November 17��  Sponsored  ;���' by the Canadian Legion Branch,  i the event was highly successful,  f both as an entertainment and as  \ a fund-raising event.   The local  -4-piece       orchestra        provided  smooth music  for  dancing,  and  refreshments were served at the  snack-bar;  f KIDS  HAPPY  School was close on Thursday  and Friday of last week when  all members of the high school  and elementary school staffs  journeyed to,Vancouver to attend the North Shore District  ^Teacher's Convention at West  I Vancouver.  SANTA CLAUS  IN CITY  Taking advantage of the school  ���holidays, many, mothers took  their children to Vancouver to  see Santa Claus.. Larry and  Frank Legros, Bobby Henderson,  Yvonne Hebert and Cordilia,  ?Bruce and Lyall Inglis were  pamong the lucky boys and girls.  ^VISITED CITY  j y Mr. and Mrs. C. Harding and  their ; son Roger spent' several  days in Vancouver.  ���RETURNS  TO WOODFIBRE  y ��� After spending a week in the  city Mrs. E. Armstrong has returned to Woodfibre.  8  '..-  COMPANY OFFICIAL VISITS  I Mr. Morley Walton of the  Purchasing Depatrment of B.C.  Pulp & Paper Co. Ltd. spent a  few days at the mill. Mr. Walton is a former resident of Woodfibre.  BACK AT HALIFAX  Mr. Alex Watson, RON, ERA,  after a posting in Scotland, has  returned to his base post in  Halifax. ...:  NEW CITIZENS INITIATED  On* Sunday, November 25, at  3:30 p.m., Rev.  W.  Goyier officiated at the christening of five  Woodfibre babies.  Brian Andrew  were the names given to the infant  son   of  Mr.   and .Mrs.   A.  [Knowles, jr.   The godmother is  'Mrs!   David   Stewart,   while  the  godfathers are Mr. David Stewart and Mr. Alex Murray.   Godparents     to     Marilyn.     Louise,  'younger   daughter   of   Mr.   and  -Mrs. Harry Miller, are Mr. Lewis  Kunay.    Mr.    and    Mrs.    El don  'MacGregor    and , Miss    Analee -,  Armstrong   areV the   godparents  for   Trevor   William   Wickman,  son of Mr.  and Mrs.  W.  Wickman. Barry Wayne are the given  names of the infant son of Mr.  and   Mrs.   J.   P.   Roberts.    The  godparents are Miss Mary Graham and Mr. W. Wickman.  Miss  Ida   Preiss   and   Mr.   Bill   Sloan  are  the  godparents  of  William  Eldoni son of Mr. and Mrs. Eldon  Armstrong.  HONORS FIRST BIRTHDAY  In honour of her granddaughter's first birthday, Mrs.  W. L. MacGregor entertained  on Monday of last week. Among  those present were Mrs. C. Davis  and Judie ,Mrs. W. Wickman and  Trevor, Mrs. E.' P. 'Brennan and  Colleen,   Mrs.    G.    Rudkin    and  MEMORIAL   DAY  On Sunday, November 11, the  members of the Canadian Legion  paraded to the School Hall in  observance  of  "Memorial  Day."  The service was an impressive  one and was conducted by Capt.  Metcalf and  Rev.   Mr.   Snowdon.  The padre's theme was that  "Victory was won only with God's  help, and that without His help  and guidance we never would  achieve  Peace."  Mrs. Orville Fisher and Mrs.  Shaw were the soloists, Mrs.  Fisher singing "In Flanders  Field" and Mrs. Shaw, "He shall  feed His Flock."  The service was well attended  and among the Legionaires were  veterans of World War I and  World War 2.  COMMUNITY ASS'N  WHIST  DRIVE  ��  Grantham's Community Association held their first whist  drive of the season on November 10 at the home of Mrs.  Chambers. About 50 members  and guests were present and the  proceeds, which amounted to $35,  will be devoted to improvements  to the Hall. Mr. Vaughn Moore  acted as M.C. and ably presented  the committee. The lucky lady  was Mrs. Cornish, who won a  pyrex baking dish. The lucky  man was Mr. Poole, who got  the aims and achievements of  ���something to sharpen his wits,  or. his tools, your reporter does  not know which.  AOTS   INSTALLATION  CEREMONY     r ; :_ ,  At:Gib66n's; Memorial "Church  on Saturday, November 17, men  of the congregation held a social evening and entertained an  installation team of the: AOTS of  Vancouver. i -.-���������  Rev. Moore welcomed the visitors and vacated the chair in fa-  Heather, Mrs. M. Gardiner and  Diane, Mesdames A. Rogers and  P. Eckersley.  MARRIED  Saturday, November 24, at  7:30 p.m., St. Thomas Church,.  Vancouver, was the setting for  the wedding of Frances Eleanor  Maxwell to Mr. *��� Wilfred Carl  Wickstrom. The bride, wearing  a powder blue ensemble with  black accessories, had a corsage  of gardinias and sweetheart  roses. She was attended by sister-in-law, Mrs. Buck Maxwell,  who was attired in an afternoon  dress with black accessories. The  best man was fye groom's  brother, Mr. Phillip Wickstrom.  The reception was held at the  home of.Mrs. Chris Madsen, 6275  Nanaimo street. After a short  honeymoon.'* on Vancouver Is- v  land, Mr. and Mrs. Wickstrom  will reside, in Woodfibre.  VISITORS  Visiting at the home of * Mr.  and Mrs. L. K. Bickell are Mr.  ���and Mrs. Jones of Ladysmith,  parents of Mrs. Bickell.  Weekend visitors to Vancouver included Mr. and Mrs.  George B'Irnie and Miss Betty  . Simpson.   |  Mr. and Mrs. E. Persson were  the guests of the latter's parents for several days while visiting iri Vancouver.  Mr. Bill Sloan, recently discharged from RCAF is vis'iting  his uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs.  W. Arnold.  Mrs. F. W. Wickstrom of Kam-  loops, is at present visiting her  ���son-in4aw and daughter, Mr. and  Mrs. Rennie Sreveling.  vour of Mr. Dick Babbs, who is  representative of the district  council of the AOTS. Aims and  objects of the Club were explained by Jack Robinson, Ed  Mann and Morton Campbell, and  songs were rendered by John  Campbell with the assistance of  Miss New. Refreshments were  served by ladies of the congregation.  -Officers installed were. Rev.  Moore ahd Prof. Henderson, hon-i  oraries. Fred Hewlett, president;  Donald Smith, vicepresirent; Jim  Rennie,   secretary-treasurer.  Membership convenor is Dave  Donaldson; district councillor is  Frank  Henderson.  NEW   COMERS  Among the newcomers to our  district are Mr. and Mrs. Fitz-  patrick and their four children,  who are staying at Mrs. Spencer's   "Spring  Cottage."  Messrs. T. F. and R. F. Smith,  brothers of F. Smith of the Vancouver Sheet Metal Works, have  arrived from the Pipestone Valley, Sask., and "intend to take  up residence at Grantham's Landing.  LADY   SUPERVISOR  Mrs. Ellis of Vancouver was  here for a day or two, supervising  repairs   to   her   summer   cottage.  MINING   ENGINEER  Mr.  and  Mrs.   R.   McPhee  and  family  have   rented  the  McGowan home for the winter. Mr. McPhee   is   a  mining   engineer,  his  profession  taking   him   to   many  ports (Of call across the Pacific.  OLSONS   AT   BONNIE   DOON  *   Mr.  and  Mrs.   Olson  and little  daughter  are  residing with Mrs.  Docker at BonnieDoon. Mr. Olson  it  employed by Reg. Godfrey.  W.A'.   MEETING  The W.A. of Gibson  Memorial  Church hel$, its: annual bazaar on  -Thursday,   Nov.  23.  The tables were stocked with  a beautiful assortment of linen  goods, . aprons, children's wear,.  and an assortment of handy  household articles. The superfluity table proved an interesting  attraction, the proceeds from  which helped to swell the general fund.  The tearoom was a popular  rendezvous and provided dainty  refreshments to the many patrons.  ...  The   committee   in   charge   ex-*  presses   its   hearty   appreciation  to all those who helped to make  the bazaar so  successful.  EN   ROUTE TO   HALIFAX  LAC Alan Scott spent part of  his leave visiting his sister, Mrs.  Dave Bates.    He    was  en  route  from Prince Rupert to Halifax.  MISS  GAMEY  VISITS  Miss   Dot    Gamey   spent    the  week-end with   her    aunt,    Mrs.  Lowes.  LOCALS   FROM   EUROPE  Your correspondent was just  closing his notes, the .radio was  tuned to the Eyes Front radio  show, and it was Saturday the  24th, 2.45 p.m. A well-known  voice was saying "This ie the  Canadian Club, Hamburg, Germany." It, was the opening ceremony, and the voice was that of  Group Captain Bennet, RCAF,  and associated with him in the  ceremony was Group Capt. McGregor.  Both of the officers are chums  of Group Captain McNab of  Grantham's and are well known  to all of *us here.  Pioneer Passes  In Los Angelus  A. A. FRENCH  Correspondent  Mrs. H. J. Gregory Allen,  early pioneer of Sechelt district  and past resident of Gibson's  Landing, has passed away in. Los  Angelus after a short illness.  Left to mourn her passing are  Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Gregory  Allen and two grand-children.  Her husband, Mr. Gregory Allen,  predeceased her in California,  and her son Lionel died some  years ago in Vancouver. She  was interred in the family plot  in San Gabrille.  A native of Ontario, she resided in Gibson's.Landing before  coming to live in Sechelt in 1915.  The family, Mr. and Mrs. H. J.  Gregary Allen and the two sons,  Arnold and Lionel, moved to  California in 1923.  An active worker in church  work, she taught bible class in  the first church services organized by Mr. W. B. Billingsley  and .serviced by various denominations from Vancouver in the  little school house.  She was noted for always  having her home open to young  ���people, and held the love and  respect of all those fortunate  enough to  know her."  For Sale ...  CHOICE  WATERFRONT  LOTS  At  Porpoise   Bay  50 Feet wide, 300 feet long  $300.  A. CRUCIL  SECHELT, B. C.  MURDOCH  Marine Supply  ��� FRESH   MEATS  ��� HARDWARE  ��� SHELL OIL  ��� FISH CAMP  Pender Harbour  "REDROOFS"  HALFMOON BAY  General Trucking  Let us help you solve  your transportation  problems!  LIBRARY BOOKS  (Discards)  FOR  SALE  Westerns   &   Mysteries  25c EACH  Tuesdays, 2 to 4 p.m.  Thursdays, 2 to 4  SECHELT  and GIFT SHOP  Wilson Creek  Garage Lid,  Vulcanizing synthetic  tubes a speciality!  *  Automobile Accessories  and Repairs  MASONS to RALLY  GIBSON'S. HALL  Every Week.  Watch for the  Posters!   Shorts,  News,   stnd  Feature Photoplay  ���  All Masons living between Hopkin's Landing  and Irving's Landing are urged to send their  names, addresses, and the name and address  of mother lodge, to Murray Mackenzie, c/o  Buirns and Jackson Logging Company Ltd.,  Wilson Creek.  The intention of the advertisement is to form  a Masonic Lodge on this peninsula.  cssmaasarvtyK 4i  PAGE   8  THE COAST NEWS. Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  Wednesday, December 5th, 1945  WEEKDAYS:���  11 A.M to 12 midnite  SUNDAYS:���  11 A.M. to 5 P.M.  BUS STOP HERE  THE PERFECT GIFT!  This     Christmas     send     your  friends   a   subscription   to   Coast  .  News���only $2.50 per year.  AFTER DANCES  DROP IN AT THE  SECHELT  TEA ROOM  ���   FOR    LIGHT   SNACKS  DINNERS and  AFTERNOON TEAS  ���  SECHELT  INN  SECHELT, B. C.  Mrs.  Ellen  Harley  Correspondent  TEACHERS AT CONVENTION  The teaching staff of Squamish schools attended the Teachers convention between Nov. 22  and 23, held in West Vancouver  this year.  MONDAY RETURN BOAT  It is expected that many residents and visitors will take advantage of the Monday r.eturn  trip to Vancouver resumed recently by Union Steamships after a considerable period.  SUCCESSFUL HUNTERS  Lucky niimrcds over past two  weeks bringing back one or more  deer each, include Marsh Hur-  ren, Bill Bazely, Johnnie Hunter,  Dick Yoeman and, a man who got  a bear before it got him, Alex  Fraser.  ON  HUNTING TRIP  Messrs.   L.   Ingram of  Woodfibre   and   Harold   Stathers   of  Squamish   are   spending   a   few  days hunting near  Cheekye.  BIRTHS  HAMILTON���To Mr. and Mrs.  Ian     Hamilton,     Squamish,     a  daughter, at Vancouver General  Hospital,  November  19.  KEELING   BETTER  We are pleased to hear that  Mrs. Schonnever, of Brackendale is feeling better after be-  iing on the sick list for several  days.  IN NEW HOME  Mr. and Mrs. George Behrner  have moved into their new home  on the hill above the P.G.E.  powerhouse.  LADIES' AID SOCIETY  Planning of the anniversary  sale to be held Saturday ��� eve- .  ning, December -1, in: the Parish  Hall was the main business of *  the evening at the regular meeting of the Ladies' Aid Society  held Wednesday evening at the  home of Mrs. S. L. Brooks.  VISITORS  Miss Connie Prendergast is  Spending two weeks holiday with  her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W.  Prendergast.  John Foley spent the long  weekend in Vancouver.  Mesdames Scott and Norma  MacDonald left for Vancouver  on Thursday's boat.  Serving  THE COASTAL COMMUNITIES  OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  FOR OVER 50 YEARS  Regular year-round   passenger and freight  service from Vancouver to Howe Sound  and Gulf Coast points.  r"  ASK FOR CURRENT SAILING SCHEDULE  Operating  BOWEN ISLAND INN  SECHELT INN  UNION PIER  I  VANCOUVER  MtAH$Hl}  %���_������_������������  Foot of Carrall Street  Mr. W. Clark spent a few  days in Vancouver last week.  Mr. and Mrs. Sid B'ishop spent  the weekend in Vancouver.  Mrs. A. K. Green is visiting  friends  in   Squam'ish.  ED ALDRIDGE BACK  Mr. and Mrs. Ed Aldridge returned from Vancouver Tuesday.  Ed is back at work after a three  weeks  illness  in  Vancouver.  DISTINGUISHED GUESTS  AT O.E:S. FALL TEA  Squamish Chapter, No. 57,  O.E.S., held their fall tea at  the home of Mrs. B. E. Valde on  Wednesday, November 7, 1945.  Mrs. Janet Eadie received the  guests. Tea was served from the  dining room. The table, covered  with a beautiful lace cloth, was  centered with a silver bowl of  rose chrysanthemums. Miss  Florence Livingstone, Past  Worthy Grand Matron, presided,  assisted by Mrs. Jane Ades.  The  out-of-town  guests  were  Mr.   Frank  A.   Francis,   of   the  General    Grand    Chapter,    and  Mrs. Agnes Francis, Mrs.  Beatrice   Sabin,   Miss  Florence   Livingstone and Mrs. Sadie Harvey,  Past   Worthy    Grand    Matrons;  Mrs! Hazel Freeze, Grand Secretary and Miss Fanny McCleery,  Grand    Treasurer;    Mrs.    Jane  Ades,   Grand   Representative   of  the  State  of W*sconsm> U.S.A.,  Mrs.   Lillian   Robinson,   Matron  of   Marpole   Chapter,   and   Mr.  Wm. McLagan, Patron of Queen  Esther    Chapter;    Mrs!     Stella  Gardiner, Mrs. Lillian Wenman,  Mrs.  Grace Dunn of Kerrisdale  Chapter;   Mrs.   Sarah   Vincent,  Royal   City   Chapter   and   Mrs.  Elizabeth  McLagan,   Queen  Esther Chapter, past matrons.  Menfbers from other Chapters  were: Mrs. Phillips, Burrard  Chapter,' Mrs. Broomhall, Triumph  Chapter,  and -Mrs.  Anna  gma, Saskatchewan.,  >:,        r/  WELCOME-HOME DANCE  The Canadian Legion, Squamish Branch, No. 129, celebrated  Armistice Day by holding a Welcome Home Dance in the P.G.E.  Hall, November 12, 1945, An  honor of the war veterans of  World War Two.  Mr. George Mableson made a  most fitting speech welcoming  the boys home. Very good music  was supplied by Vic RiceV or- -  chestra from Britannia Beach,  b Delicious refreshments were  served by the Parent Teachers  Association.  The hall was gaily decorated  in patriotic colors. A noticeable feature being a list of the  battles in which the Canadian  army participated affixed to the  walls.  The committee in charge consisted, of Jack Allan, secretary!  James Woodward, Ed Carson,  E. Espinosa and J. R. Morrison,  master of ceremonies.  An assortment of paper hats,  noise makers and novelties added to the hilarity of the evening.  LYNETTE  10 YEARS  OLD  November 12 being, the occasion of her tenth birthday, Lyn-  ette Munro was hostess during  the afternoon to a number of  her friends. The time passed  hilariously with games and contests, everyone finally settling  down to making a scrap book  for Teddy Bikadi, after whtfch  they did full justice to the delicious refreshments.  Those present were: June  Frost, Ruth Jordon, Delores and  Beth Tatlow, Judy Slack, Elsie  Nygard, Shirley and Beverley  Bazely and Dan and Richard  Munro.  SQUAMISH FORMS  BADMINTON CLUB  An enthusiastic meeting of  the  younger  folk of  Squamish  was held some time ago with a  view to forming a junior badminton club. Officers elected  were: president, Patricia McCor-  mack; vice-president, David  Morrison and secretary-treasurer, Barbara Webster. /  The 9 to 12 age group play  from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m., Friday evenings, and the older age  group from 8:00 to 10:00 p.m.  The club is under the supervision of Mr. W. Thomas of  Brackendale, assisted by a num-  , ber of the parents. Up to now  the attendance has been very  good and it is the intention of  the club to have a tournament  later on in the season.  SEVENTEENTH BIRTHDAY  On the occasion of his seventeenth birthday a surprise  party was held at his home, for  Mr. C. Harrison on Sunday evening. An enjoyable evening was  spent playing court whist.  Delicious refreshments, including a lovely birthday cake,  were served.  Among the guests present  were: Mr. and Mrs. C. Lamport,  Mr. and Mrs. McNamee, Mr. and  Mrs. Alex MacDonald, Mr. and  Mrs. Leo Davis and Mr. and  Mrs. D. Kirkwood.  SQUAMISH NEWSETTES  Mrs. C. Lamport and Mrs. Ed  Aldridge spent last weekend in  Vancouver visiting Mr. Aldridge  who has been very ill in the General Hospital an dhas been taking  penicallin treatments for the  past two weelis.  Mr. and Mrs. Bert Pierce, of  Vancouver, have been visiting  the latter's. mother and father,  Mr. and Mrjs. C. E. Lamport,  over the weekend.  Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Morrison,  Bryce and , Carol spent a few  days in Vancouver last week.  Mrs. Don Kirkwood was a  Vancouver :yisiitor last week.  V;'Miss^G;'vRdibertsoii hat^ resumed her duties on the teaching  staff again.  Mrs. R. Caldwell returned Saturday from Vancouver.  Dona Matheson spent the holiday visiting her parents, Mr.  and Mrs. A. Matheson.  M-iss   Lorraine   Smith   was   a'  holiday  visitor  at  the  home  of '<-  her parents.  Miss Beverley Quick visited ;  her parents over the holiday. |  Mrs.  B.  Dean had her father  and mother, Mr. and Mrs. Mer- )  ritt   and   her   sister   Shirley,   ofj>!  Vancouver, as holiday guests.       j  Mrs. R. Barr went to Van-; j  couver Wednesday to spend a|  few days. I  Mrs. W. Seymour and Danny $  returned from Vancouver Wed-p  nesday. Danny had been ill but|  is back at school  again. |  Mr.   Bill McAllister is spend  ing this weekend in Vancouver.,  Miss Patnieia Robinson is  spending a two weeks holidays  at her home in Alberta. p  $71,370 IN LOANS l  The Victory Loan results off  the Pacific Great Eastern EmV1  ployees under campaign man  ager, Mr. Jack Castle, was very!  good. Their quota v^as $57,15Cl  and the amount of sales wasj  $7.1,730. - \ ���  The  Squamish District, under;  campaign  manager,   Rev.   Mcln  tosh,   got   155   per   cent   of   its  quota. 1  WINTER SALE SUCCESSFUL I  $  i  i  The Squamish Women's Aux-l  iliary held theiir annual wintei  sale on Wednesday afternoon hi  the Parish Hall. It was reportecl  as being very successful."��� Th|  results of the raffles are as fol-!  lows: Christmas cake, won bJC  Mrs. J. Castle, Squamish; test  towels, Mrs. R. Watson, Squami^  ish; pillow cases, Mrs. Harvejf  New Westminster.  FIVE YEARS OLD  On the occasion of his fiftl  birthday on October 29, ytfum  James Antosh entertained ,\  number of :hisy;'frien'ds^\';.;:(|gcstj;  present were SuSan Reeved Sail;  Ann Watson, Karen Halvorsoip  Joanne Feschuk, Patricia Wiil  son, Allan Watson, Harvey Hal  varson and  Terry Aldridge.  Brood Breasted  CHRISTMAS TURKEYS  4�� FRESH FROM THE FARM  ' to .  # DRESSED IF DESIRED  Orders must be in before December 17th  J. J. Aunne Wilson Creek  J  THE SECHELT INN  invites you to come and enjoy its special  CHRISTMAS DAY and  NEW YEAR'S EVE DINNERS  v       ���      - '  ���'���'���.',  Make up a party and arrange for your  reservations early.  New Year's Eve Dance in the  Pavilion

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