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 a-jfflBffifffMHffiKl  VICTORIA  Serving  a  Progressive   &   Qrowing  Area on B. C.'s Southern Coast  Covers   Sechelt,   Gibson's    Landing,  Port   Mellon, -Woodfibre,   Squamish  Irvine's  Landing,  Half Moon Bay  Hardy   Island,  Pender  Harbour  Wilson   Creek,    Roberts    Creek  Grantham's    Landing.   Egmont,  Hopkin's  .Landing,     Brackendale  Cheekeye.  etc.  eianmi  Visits Sechel  % i��  PUBXiXS----)  BYV__BC0AST  NEWS,   liIMITED  Business Office: Half  Moon Bay, B. jfD.   _M^iq^l..AcLyertising. Office; Powell Stiver, B.  G.  Vol. 1 ��� No. 33  HALFMOON BAY, B. C.     Friday, April 19, 19 4���     5c Per Copy. $2.50 Per Year, by Mail  Co-operation  ont  J By Imer Beamish  EGM03SfT--A well1 attended  t' meeting of the progressive  people of Egmont was held in  the school house.here on Wednesday April10th. at 2 o'clock in  the afternoorju Mr. Breen Mel--  vin, ol theExtension Department of tne University of B.C.  was in attendance, by invitation, and gave a very instructive  talk on consumer co-operation.  i-\: Mi. Melvin, though an enthusiast for co-operation, was very  careful to make it plain that  while it was alright to reach for  the stars, it was even more; important to keep your: feet' on  the ground, and your eyes open.  His talk was very well received  by the meeting and served to  erystalize an idea that has been  developing here for some time.  We hope to have, very soon,  complete details of what will,  develop into a modern cooperative store for Eg^ We be-  t lieve that if we are / to have  1 good service^'i^-^ust provide  it ourselves.  y-%  a.:��-a  Charred and blackened wood was  all Shat remained; of this Powell  River company gasboat aft& the disastrous fire which  swept through Powell Lake boathouses early last Tuesday  morning. Two other power boats and four row-boats, as  well as the boathouses were completely destroyed in the  blaze.  s_;>^-'>-'-^__��^**%*&*'-*> ^  '-J& At left is Jack Wilson alongside his cabin cruiser, the  fc /ZiJ^d>r'^'>jn; /*        .-   "Erin" which was a total loss m the {ire.  ^  Enthusiasm Displayed  f  EGMONT  Imer Beamish, Correspondent  MR. R. STEFANINI of the  Kingsway Monumental Works  is here to make a survey of his  granite quarry near West Sechelt. He is accompanied by a  party of Eastern Canadians who  are interested in taking over  the quarry with, idea of increasing the output and paying Mr.  Stefanini for it on a royalty  basis. The granite is of good  quality and is there in large  quantities, and tests are being  made to find how close the  seams run. If the seams run  close together they will affect  the size of the blocks of granite cut in the quarry.  In business with his two sons,  Mi*. Stefanini has operated his  present business in Vancouver  for over twenty years. Starting  at the age of en years he has  spent fifty-seven years following his profession as stone-cutter. During his stay at Sechelt  he is combining business with  pleasure and is visiting his old  friends Mr. and Mrs. A. Crucil.  ROBERTS CREEK  A. N. COTTON, Corresponded  A returned soldier, name unknown, narrowly escaped being  electrocuted near Roberts Creek  recently. He was in the act of  falling a tree when it accidently  fell backwards across a nearby  power-line. The line broke in  several places and the man, not  thinking, picked up one of the  loose ends'''to move it to one  side. Luckily for him, he picked  up the wire which was broken  in several places and was dead.  If he had picked up the other  end of the wire which was lying  nearby, thousands Of volts  would have ran through his  body and caused almost instant  death. Suddenly realizing how  close he hadUcbme to death,; he  yyy*. y .yy'yyy y yy^-yy  'i';;lTO.C^iECJ^LT;; Inn   waf ��� the  scene of a warewell dinner,  Thursday April 11, when a number of the logging operators in  the  district  gathered to" honor  Forest RrangeryX^R O^  ���?  who is le^j^-lihe district;:to  I take y change   of  the  Langford  I  Ranger   Station   near  Victoria,  t   Mr. Greenhouse is well known  both in this district and up the  coast,  having  come here from  the Lund ranger station five and  a half years ago.  The change  ���;";;vV:?yiBy;;MRS.-J. o. Hp^pi    '  ��ENP__*r^ from Roberts Creek to the  'head of eTervisInlet (including Texada Island) are enthused over the prospect of increasing the facilities of St.  Mary's^hospital there to provide for 20 beds in/place of 10,  the present capa%ity4 To illustrate the need pri a recent eve-  nipg with! the bed capacity full,, three patients were on cots  tothe main hall while four    ���'������������.,' ���"    ��� ���:  "': . ��� ���.:~--::;V;        .  6|her  persons   were  trJelated in bunks  on. their  means a greats responsibility;   boats moored to the nearby  for  him   and  he  will  have^ a    wna��f  larger territory to cover. Although it is somewhat in the  line of promotion, Mr. Greenhouse is sorry to. leave behind  the many friends he made during the time he was posted here.  He and Mrs. Greenhouse have  purchased a new home in Victoria.  Both of them wish to extend  an  vitation  to   friends,   partic-  A srnall.committee representative of the district was called  by Dr. Leo Friesen, medical  superintendentjj to the hospital  to discuss ways and means of  carrying ont the heeded extensions, and to interview, the Columbia (Coast Mission as to acquisition of the property. So  far, the committee's efforts have  For Ida Ppiss  A VERY lovely shower was  held in honor of Miss I. Preiss  takes place on Aprli 23. ' At  least 85 persons attended the  affair which was held in the  whose marriage to Mr. R. Jones  able' tides- ��� 'iandy'ya^fe of t fine  clams are coming ihytathi co-  dp. The jdown payment-is two  cents per pound buty the > final  payment last year brought-the  price up to four cents. It is hoped  that this year will do as well.  .   r. zz'*'*'��� *'  Mr. Fred McNutt went to the  city last week in his boat, Blue  Back II.  ������**'*'.-.  It has just been learned that  Mr. Frank Silvey a longtime  resident of Pender Harbour, has  purchased a house here and  will in the near future become  one of-us. All are welcome and  we have lots of room.  men- $. W^^^&^^^i'mak^'; .the  necessary repairs;  Mrs. C. White is convolescihg  at the home of her daughter,  Mrs. Gordon Reeves.  *    *    *  v Mrs. W. A. Roberts had a long  distance call from the Yukon  Territory when she talked with  h^|wo daughters and new son-  in-la^, niiiaely Mr, and Mrs.  Kitchen^ niad Miss; Coney Roberts.''    .'. "'vN>;.-;':     . ���.������;>:���-  Films produced by the National Film Board are giving members of film forums, in the United States- a new point of view.  on familiar questions.  Madame Cluck Leads  Mac0 Waxes Hot!  Community hall.  ^   The main';table was decorated  met with success'   A reputable   >m mauve and green with little  ularly the logging operators to    Vancouver   contractor   has   al-*  visit them anytims they might    rea(jy quoted a figure on the VyOn the table were ^^^perb,    LATEST returns, of the oversize egg derby, currently being  n *��� i,��� ,���;+v,^�� tv.o vifimtv    x,wv*��y j*T7 ��i       . ���,   ���__     >in mauve holders.   A presenta-^ ,       j   _     w   x  ���     �� ,, bb ���? ,. ,v    ,  . 6  S)n^^oorlifts was made to the    f      staged by Westview's poultry population, indicate a  bride to be. slight lead is being held by Mme. Sapronia Cluck, pride of  The  entertainment  consisted;   the Mooney henhouse.   Last week Mme. Cluck presented  of a tap routine by Miss Eulah     -  Starry   and   one   by   her   high  school girl pupils and & singsong led by Mrs. E. Perrson.  happen to be within the vicinity  of Victoria or he Ranger Sta-  ion. Their home address will be  757 Newbury Ave., Victoria.  Among those who attended  dinner were the following: Ted  Osborne, Gus Crucil Jr., A. E.;  Ritchey, Reg. Jackson, Mike  Jackson, H. (Pop) Johnson,  Floyd (Buster) -tewcombeV^Geo.  (Dode) Miller, Clarence yNew-  combe, Tim Newcombe, Mint  Newcombe, Monty Mud^e, and  Ernie Pearson.  It is believed that Ajcting  .Hanger Ajrlett will succeed Mr,  Greenhouse, until such a time,  assistant Ranger Monty Mudge  will be in charge.  VACCINE AVAILABLE  Officials of ����i Mary^s hospital, Garden _��ay, announce  that a supply of smallpox vaccine is now available for anyone wishing to be vaccinated.  cost of c imprvoemehts ahd iri-  staliations.       ; ; ,  A finance committee, headed  by W. P. Pieper and A. R. Dihg-  mah asyco-chairmen; was named  to raise the necessary' funds.  The ldgging :��� camps are _olidly  behind   the   ven^ rbalizing  the value to the community of  adequate beds. The logging op-  eraotrs are also talking of putting in at their, own expense, a  proper wharf at the hospital,  A public . meeting has been;  called for Monday,?April 22, at  8 o'clock in' Irvine's hall herej  when the whole scheme will be  explained by Dr. Friesen and  others. '" ..';'-.:'"������.���''". "  Film Forums are^ now^ widely,  used inu rn^ny communities as a>  means jbf ielatiiig %;:^jpa-'jicl^^Si  particular heeds of the community. ������������.���������������.;���������... ���. yy'l _ .  her^owner, Mrs. Jack Mooney. of Fifth street, with a superb  spe^inlen weighing in at four and one-half ounces. The eigg  _ .me^Sured eight and one^half inches around the long way  -^freshments "were Served by i/and six and one-half inches around the middie.  the committee which consisted/^ Previously a Hampshire pullet belonging to Mrs. M.  of Mesdames E. Arn^trong,^H^ ,#ell of Harvie avenue and a Rhode Island Red, property  i^Mm^ of ms'T* Bernie^ 01d Westview road, had laid eggs tipping  B Beckett C. Mkhn^ J. Guth-?   *ne Toledos at four and four and one-eighth ounces respec-  --- ��� '--���-     -    tivelyv  This latest king size effort is no flash-in-the-pan  according to Mr. Mooney, who took the egg to the post  office for the weighing ceremonies.  "We have 'em this big for breakfast every morning,"  he said.  When interviewed by the News concerning her remarkable achievement, Madame Cluck stated:  "Now maybe those other pikers will go back to the  sticks where they pelong���t-kaw!"  rie, D. Inglis, M. 1 Whiteheacl  and Misses E.. Hawe -.axm/' B.  Simpson.  SECHELT BAZAAR  The St. Hilda's Guild is preparing for a bazaa^ and tea. on  Tuesday, AprU2^r&. The Union  ^Steamship Go. >^as kindly don- *  ated the use ?&f the Shining  room in theySechelt Inn. Page Two  THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  Friday, April -19,-1946-  -  - ' ?   .  :  By Adelaide  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 insertion5'  LITTLE ADS  BIG RESULTS!  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  River, B.C.  MARINE   REPAIRS  We are specialists in general  ^repairs,   electric   and   acetylene  welding.      Westview    Machine  Shop,  Westview, B.C.  FOR SALE  DRAGS AW with extra .-horsepower motor, three blades  five six and seven feet. Can be  seen at Erick Knudson's shoemaker, Sechelt. 33  FOR SALE  WE HAVE .^waterfront property  from Gibsons Landing to  Pender Harbour., E. W. Parr  Pearson, representing Consolidated Brokers, 942 Mest Pender  St.,  Vancouver. tfn  FOR   SALE  SUNNEN  cylinder  hone,   with,  ridge  removing  stones.   New  condition.       Lincoln    Johnson,  Halfmoon Bay. 34  "~ FOR   SALE  RADIO'S, Bicycles, Batteries,  Electrical Supplies! 1946  Strbmberg-Carlson 6-tube 110-  volt, $42.50; 1946 Marconi 5-  tube 110-volt, $29.95. Record  players, 110-volt, $16.95. 1946  ���CCM Bikes, $45. Exide 6-volt  batteries, 15-plate, 85 amp,  $9.95. 17-Plate Sure-Start 120-  amp. batteries ��� $15.45 (a real  battery!) Also Burgess A, B  and C batteries, No. 14 wire,  switches, (tumbler and knife),  solid or split knobs, tubes, fuses  etc. ALL ABOVE IN STOCK  FOR IMMEDIATJ^ELIVERY.  Arriving next week���a small lot  of Marconi battery radios and  1946 Gilson Snow Bird gasoline  washers. Place orders now.  Tommy Thomas, Radio and Electrical Service, lender Harbour, B. C. tf  FOR SALE  ONE GOOD Jersey heifer yearling   from   excellent   milking  strain.    Apply   Ed.   P.   Curran,  Halfmoon Bay. 36  WEDDING   STATIONERY  Engraved or standard wedding invitations, announcements. Also wedding cake  boxes, Complete with cards, 95c  dozen. The Coast News, Halfmoon Bay, B.C.  WE   BUY  AND  SELL���  Rifles and shotguns bought  and sold also all kinds of used  goods, furniture, clothing, tools,  etc. Square Deal Store, West-  view, B.C. ''"','.  MISCELLANEOUS ~  SAWS GUMMED, lawn mowers  overhauled and sharpened,  scissors, , shears and knives  ground. Apply W. W- Burroughs, Westview, B.C. tf      ' ������-if.,  CONNOR NU-WAY HAND *  WASHERS $36, IN STOCK���  Pender Harbour Traders Ltd.  Madiera Park, Pender Harbour.  tf  KEYS TO ORDER���  All kinds of keys made to  order. Send sample you wish  duplicated. Muir's Hardware,  at Powell River (Westview) B.C.  Coast News subscriptions ���  $2.50 per year. See your community correspondent.  ���������-���  ��� -       F(_��tSALE .,  5 ILP. VIVtANEngihe $l_&;or  trade   for-what?    G.   Nuotio,  Halfmoon Bay. 1  .:-.'���' FOR SALE  ONE    CREAM   Separator   and  small churn.   Roy Jacob, Sechelt. 35  " FOR SALE ~~~  18-FT. GAS boat, 4 h.p. water-  cooled Easthope engine.  Scott  Pollock, Sechelt. 1  FOR   SALE ~~~  PIANO    and   bench,    excellent  condition.      Sechelt     Garage,  Sechelt. 34  FOR   SALE  P.A. SYSTEM, including electric record player, microphone.  Selma Park Store, Sechelt.     34  FOR   SALE ������'.-  FORD MODEL T truck. Apply  Selma I^rk Store, Sechelt. 34  FEAR  A nervous- child burdened  with many fears is going to have  a very difficult way to make in  endeavor to hide their own fears  life. Parents should make every  and constant warnings and horrible threats should never be  used, and above all never threaten a child with "the doctor",  "the nurse", "the hospital" or  "the policeman", all of whom  should be regarded by the child  as people who will help him. As  the child grows older he may  be warned about dangerous  things but the very young child  should be kept away from danger without being aware of it.  On the first evidence of fear,  the parent should attempt to reassure the child, reason with  him in simple language, guide  him away from his terror, and  build, up confidence ,and trust in  himself as well as in them.  NERVOUS CHILDREN  There are a few constitutionally  nervous  children who  require   especially   careful   hand-,  ling, and a regular routine, lots  of   sleep,   and   quiet   play,   are  essential in their program.   The  nervous,   nagging,   worrying  "bickering" parent can be relied  upon to develop nervous irritable  fussy  children.,  A  parent  who is constantly warning the  child  about  her  own  "nervous  condition"   is   likely   to   induce  similar  reactions  in  the   child.  Obvious worry over the child's  health   habits   etc.,   frequently  accompanied   by    fussing    and  coddling   him   concentrate   his  attention - on himself with similar results.   The child's health  should   never   be   discussed   in  front of him.| Send your problems to this column and we will  do our best to help you.  \ix**  SELMA PARK  MRS. W. D. GILBERT.  Correspondent'  The National Film Board, in  co-operation with other agencies, works to develop an informed public opinion on all mat  ters relating to the welfare and  social development of Canada  by means of visual information  in all media.  SHOP by MAIL  from  Powell Stores Ltd  Powell River, 3. C.  The north coast's Most Modern Department Store  Mrs. W. J. King' of Montreal  paid a short visit to the home b_  her nephew, Mr. Fred - Willows.  ��� ���'���������..*���'*.���������*���'  Mrs.   Graham  Collinson  with  her two small sons, Alfred and\  Bobby, has left Selma- Park to  join her husband in Port Alice ���  where they will make their future home. .     ^k  .*���*'*-       V , ..    '  Visitors to Vancouver were.  Mr. and Mrs. Basil Nicholson  with Norah and Dennis, Mrs. J.  McGuinness, Mrs, R,; E. Bissbn^  ette; with baby Robert, Mrs.  Lester Young and two young  sons, Mrs. A. M. Howell and'  Mrs.. W. Creamer. *  Mr. J. Greenhouse, forest  ranger for this district for the  past five years, has been trans-*  ferred to Vancouver Island. Mr.  and Mrs. Greenhouse will make  their new home in Victoria.  * *    *  Mr. and Mrs. F. D. Rice, who  bought Mr. Greenhouse's Selma  Park   house,   moved   into   their  new home this week.  ���...-"*    *    ���  Bobby and Colin, sons of Mr.  and rMs. Bob Neal have returned to * V a n c o u v e r after  spending two weeks with their  grandmother, Mrs. Harry Neal.  Mr. Harry Hearns was up for  the week-end.  * *���   * ���  SECHELT  Mr. W. Youngson, who believes m looking to the future,  two years ago,; as chairman of  the local A.R.P.; applied to headquarters fory ah- c air raid: sirenc  ivhSh their-war -services would'  hoi'longer be required.- Due to-  Mr. Ybuhjgsdn's fore-thought Secants, and now when resident  Mr. and Mrs. V. E. Morris  have as their guest the farmer's  mother, Mrs. C. Morris of Hamilton Ontario. Mrs. V. E., Morris  arrived home on the 5th with  her new son, Paul Edwin.  * *    *  Mrs. W. Wickman and Trevar  arrived home on April 10 after  several weeks absence.  * * ���   *.  Mr. Percy Eckersley is home  after having received his discharge from the Army.  '.***.���  Mr. Douglas Rogers was host  to" a group of teen agers Saturday, April 13.  *    *    * ' '.  Mrs. J. Bundy* and Mrs. C.  Hannah have been elected -^as  the delegates for the P.T.A. convention   in�� Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. J; Bundy, Mrs. '  J. Docherty and Mrs. John Henderson-have ali'freturned after  several days visit in Vancouver.  Mrs.    G.    Preiss    entertained  the shower committee oh Sunday afternoon, April 14: Among  those journeying to town over .  the   week-end   were   Mr.   and1  Mrs. A. Knowles Jr. and Brian, "���"  Miss Ruth Brennan, Mrs. Harding and Roger, Messrs. Dennis  and  Owen  Woods  and, Mr.  A.  Clemens.  * * , *  Mrs. N. Moule and Constance  Louise arrived at home April 8.  * * ��� *  c ^  Visiting Woodfibre is Mr. Jack  Stevens' mother from Calgary.  ~*    *    ��  Mr. and Mrs. F. Haar have  arrived home after a short stay  in the city.  Mrs. H. Fowler and; Mrs^ E.  Armstrong held a miscellaneous  shower at the home of the latter  in honor of Miss Ida Pruss on ?  the ^vehingrbfAjtiil, 15f^-Juestis  ?  Jroitfl Vancduver^ included , Mrs^  Sam Sloan and Mrs. Bill "Sloan. ���'  The gifts were presented in a<  pink and white bassinet.  '���'"���..        ':"���'-"  '"*'-"-*T��"-'*<v:-'-" ���.-���'*;;������<,���.  Miss Mary "Briggs, yRiNT; has  been  visiting her parents, , Mr.  and Mr.s Stan Briggs prior to   ���  going back east for post graduate study;  cheltheaded the list of appli-  hear its warning wails, they will  not rush for air raid shelters,  but for fire buckets ahd hose.  The siren is undoubtedly a valu- .,'  able addition to Sechelt'sl fire .  fighting equipment.   ; . ,"  JERVIS WATER  TRANSPORT  PENDER   HARBOUR  AND  CHARTER  SERVICE  - -. -Operated-By  ww mm  PENDER HARBOUR  MEET YOUR FRIENDS* 1  ���::'. AT-";   Wakefield Inri  /:     SPECIAL BUS '  Every Saturday Night ;(.  Leaves Gibson's ������' 6:30/p.m.  Leayes Wakefield^-. 1:00 p;m.  zrr ������)  . . .. :>  ERIC INGLIS  -��� '.  GENERAL  TRuci_ma^^^^^^^^^^^^^^  '���':>"<;     and FUEL  Gi&o^s__n^ag  Repmi^ to...  ��� Typewriters -  ��� Adding Machines  ��� All Business  Machines  Coast News Ltd.  !��-  ''Prompt Attention To Mail Orders!  ^r RESTMORE FURNITURE:   Beds, Springs, Mattresses   z  ir General Electric .APPLIANCES: Radios, Refrigerators  &  Washing Machines  it FURNITURE: Occasional Tables, Cedar Chests, Lamps etc  DOR AN S FURNITURE  WESTVIEW, B, C- Phone 230  Cook, Volen  & Co. Ltd.  Gibsons Landing  SAWlMILLING  and LUMBER  Drop iri to see us  regarding your  LUMBER  REQUIRE]VpOTS  Also; if yqn have any  llogsyjEoV saie^-'*anyr  quantity." Friday, April 1% 1946  THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Ray, B, C._  Page Three  nites  ���/  On April 12 the Silver Sand  School Swing bee held their  meeting at the home of Ivor B.  Jorgenson. Those attending the  meeting were Mrs. Pete A.  Ritchie, Mrs. Gibson, Mrs. Pearson, Mrs. G. Noutio, Miss Ida  ;Jergenson, Miss Mable Griffuth,  Mrs. Burrows, Mrs. Isaac. Refreshments were served by Mrs.  Jergenson. The next meeting  .will be at the Silver Sands  school.  Dr. and Mrs. W. Ewens spent  a few davs at their cottage here.  Mr. JofthBrj^iilson was spending a few days at his cottage  here.  *    *.    *  Ivar B. Jergenson has returned from Vancouver after a few  -days on a business trip, also  j getting some, dental work done.   Loh^^^'Bi^ar'chOTU^th-  Mr<?    Ernie   Willison  has   rel    brigh*-eyed,   happy-faced   bride  turned home after ttoe weeks    W?L gown.ed   in   s^PPed-length  mrnea nome aner mree _weeKs    white      ti d        ith   j  'SS nESf husbsmds  re"    yoke eppliqued with satin flow-  cent Hiness. ^   .    ^ erSf A piain round neckline and  Ed Lang and Adolph Ander^    ^nl^��^J^^ "1,1^e  son have.loth left d Vancou-    ^T^mtT^^]^  folds to he floor. The veil was  also floor length and was fashioned with a coronet of orange  blossoms. The bride carried a  bouquet of red roses, white cal-  la   lilies,   purple   heather   and  3avis Bay-City Families  ATTRACTIVE in its setting, of  daffodils, pussies, foliage and  fern, was the marriage of Miss  Louise Charlotte. Mills, younger  daughter of Mrs. Walter Mills,  Davis Bay, to Mr. Thos. Edward  Higginson, only son of Mr. and  Mrs. C. E. Higginson of Vancouver. *  The wedding took place, Sunday April 7 at 1:15 p.m. in St.  John's Interdenominational  Church. Rev. J. E. Snowden performed the very beautiful Anglican ceremony.  Entering the church on the  arm of her brother-in-law, Mr.  R. J. Keeley, to the strains of  ;ver on business. Mr. Green has  aslo returned after a few days  in Vancouver on business.  /  BOWEN ISLAND  Miss P. Punnett, Co-respondent  maiden hair fern.  Her attendants were three  bridesmaids  and  a flower girl.  Little Sharon Elizabeth Keeley, flower girl, niece of the  bride, was dressed in white sat-  r  t  In spite of the fat and sugar  shortages^  Miss   Whitlaw   and  Miss    McManus    have    opened  The Pie Shop again this season, in and veil, a miniature of the  ?               *���    ^    * bride.   She   carried   a   colonial  Mr. George Ward Jr. recently bouquet,  discharged  from  the  Canadian BRIDESMAIDS  Army  is  now  back in  Bowen The     attractive     bridesmaid,  Park store.         . Miss Marianne Ross, Miss Wil-  y A special Easter service will  ;beheldJiniBpweji JfehjacIJJjaitecJ  ychurch on Sunday, April 2lV  Reverend Mr; Burton will conduct the service.  Miss Gladys Noreen Allen  and Mr. Kenneth D. Wilson  were married Saturday, April  13 at 2:30 p.m., Bowen Island  United Church. Rev. M. A. H.  Norman performed the ceremony. Mr. and Mrs. Wilson will  -reside   at  Miller's  Landing.  y Mr. and Mrs. Hewitt, regular  _ummer visitors to the island,  have opened their cottage for  this season.  ***������  Another old-time couple to  open their camp for the summer are Mr. and Mrs. Gideon  Scott of' North Vancouver.  r  EXPERT   RADIO   REPAIRS  Your radio repaired in 48 hours  by our expert radio engineers.  We convert battery sets to electric. Ship to:  B. C. ELECTRICAL REPAIR  Company  1061 Granville- St.,  Vancouver, B.C.  ESSO GASOLINE  MARVELUBE OIL  Get the best out of your  high-speed motors!  Fill up here with Premium  Ethyl Gasoline, ; Hose delivery from float; toy boat.  W. P. PIEFER  Irvine's Landing  Pender Harbour  ma Ross, and Miss Lorraine  Ross, (three sisters) added color  .toUthe ^rettjp scene.y^n, floor  length pastel gbwhs7 in blending tones of peach, pink and  mauve. They were fashioned  with full skirts and short-puffed sleeves set off by long white  kid gloves. On their heads the  bridesmaids wore gardenia coronets formed with bands of ribbon, and. they carried little bouquets of gardenias interspersed  with heather; the bands of the  coronetsand the bell flowers of  the heather matching the pastel  colors of the gowns.  Miss^ Marianne Ross, a special  friend of the bride, was head  bridesmaid. She was dressed in  peach-pink tafetta fashioned  i with the now oval neckline,  1 which was trimmed with piping  and gathered together with a  in front. Her full skirt was pulled straight to hang in folds  from side peplums.  Miss Lorraine Ross wore pink  georgette taffeta moulded with  a tight bodice" over which was  a quilted bolero. Both these  bridesmaids wore necklaces of  pearls, old gifts from the Orient.  Miss Wilma Ross chose orchid  mauve tafetta' with sweetheart  neckline and a lovely old -lav-  ~elier on a fine gold chain. The  skirt was of marquisette.  Best man was Mr. L. E. Trimble and ushers were Mr. George  Mills, brother of the bride, and  Mr. George Drew.  The wedding music was played by Mrs. Thos. Turner, church  organist and during the signing  of the register, Mrs. E. Lynn,  mother of Mrs. W. Arnott, sang,  "I Love You Truly". Mendel-  sphn's. .wedding march was. played while the wedding party left  the church. Pictures were taken  ���by several with cameras, including , Mrs. Stewart -Henderson,  Wilson Creek, Mr. Seeley of Sechelt ;and Mrs. D. Erickson of  Wilsoj\ Creek.      . ,-.'.,-���- '���'.]  Immediately after ceremony,  the wedding party left i for Sechelt where all were invited to  follow in cars provided for attendance at an open-- reception.  For her daughter's wedding,  Mrs. Mills wore a black dress  with contrasting spring coats  and hat. The groom's mother  was frocked in a two-piece blue  dress i and matching hat. Both  wore corsages of pink roses.  Mrs; R; Keeley, sisiter of the  bride j wore one of the new pen  and ink sketch prints with a  black design highlighted against  a robin's-egg blue rayon crepe,  a short black opossum jacket  and corsage of coral and cream  roses.  , The couple, showered by  many friends with confetti and  good wishes, left by Union  Steamships for Vancouver, from  where they planned a honeymoon trip by motor-car to Chil-  liwack and the Cariboo. They  will make their home at Davis  Bay.  For travelling the bride wore  a tailored pin-striped, brown  suit, topped with a, brown-tailored coat, a brown hat with  veil, brown leather pumps with  neat leather bows, brown purse  and gloves and matching nylon hose. Contrasts were a sheer  white necklace blouse, a corsage of pink roses, and the beautiful rosy, complexion of the  bride.  The bridegroom returned last  summer from overseas after.five  years service. The bride was  recently employed as clerk at  our local store "The Trading  Post*', owned by Mr. and Mrs.  R. F. Whitaker.  Attending the wedding, were:  Mr/ and  Mrsy "-"J? Kelt^f Mrs!  George  Drew and Miss Trudy  Drew,  Mrs  Little,  Mrs.  Tyson,  Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Brewer, Mr.  and   Mrs.   Stewart   Henderson.  Mrs. A.  Cawley,  Mr.  and Mrs!  Thomas  Turner,  Mr.  A.  Innes,  Mrs. H. K. Begg, Mr. and Mrs.  R.   F.  Whitaker,  Mr.   and  Mrs.  H.   Sawyer,   Mr.   and   Mrs.   W.  'Elliol*   Mrs.   Sivesay,   Mrs. -E.  Whipple,   Jeanette   and   Carol.  Mr.   and  Mrs.  H.   E.  ���..orburn,  Mr. T. Mutter, Mrs.  F.  Mutter  and city guest, Mrs. A. J. Aucoin,  Mr. T M.  Scott, Mr.  and Mrs.   .  Arjnott,   M*rjs.   J.   McNutt   and  Shirley,  Mrs.  V.   Sudlow,  Mrs.  Henry Gibbertson and Frances,  Mr.    Bestwick,    Mrs.    Stringer,  Rev. and Mrs. J. Snowden,-Mrs.  G. Reid, Mrs. W. Scott, Mrs. A.  Gibbons, Mrs. C. Ross and Heather,    Mr.    and    Mrs.    George  Cormack,    Mrs.    H.    Benjamin,  Mrs.   M.   Gibbens,   Mrs.   Fields,  Mrs. D. Erickson, Mi's. C. Lynn,  Mr. Seeley, Mr. J. Yewdall, Mr.  and   Mrs.   K.   Keller,   Miss   E.  White, Miss Flora McLean, Miss  Vera McLean, Mrs. C. Higgins,  Mrs. J. Marrington, Miss Mills,  Miss B. Dagg, Mrs. F. Davis and  drand-daughter   Joan,   Mr.   and  Mrs. Walter Mills, Mr. and Mrs.  C. E.  Higginson,  Mr.  and Mrs.  R. J. Keeley, Mrs. O. Geer, Mr.  George Mills, Mr. George Drew.  .Sell Now  Home or Farm  HIGH PRICES  Our Own Transportation  WRITE or PHONE  Marine Realty  HORSESHOE   BAY,   B.C.  n��� PhoneWhy. 2111 .  By CLIF.    LEACH  Correspondent  The largest turnout to date  this year dis yeoman service  on the Memorial playground on  Sunday afternoon. With members of the Playground Society  raking and loading, and Eric  Inglis, T. R. Godfrey and Co.,  and Doucette Bros, donating the  hauling,   the  stone  situation  is  beginning at last to look more  opjtimistid. However, Sunday  afternoon is still stone-piling  time for all who wish to see the  playground go ahead. Shovels  and rakes are always welcome.  Three boats, the Viking II,  the Real MacKay, and the Dynamite^- carried 30 Gibsonites to  Port Mellon a week ago Saturday for an impromptu visit.  They visited about, played  bingo, danced to Eddie Freer's  magic accordion at the mill-  workers' ball, and returned  home after a very full evening  in time to see the sun rise and  hear the roosters crow.  Mr. and Mrs. C. P. Smith  spent a few. days at Squamish  visiting their son, Charles who  operates a taxi business and  his family.  Mrs. Wilander, old-time resident of Gibsons, recently received interesting news from  Soviet Russia. Eric Wilkman,  who was born and raised in  Gibson's, spent four years in  the Russian . Army during its  struggle against Germany. He  survived froht-lihe combat uninjured to win the highest award  given by the Soviet Union.  .*...*,���.*'���-.  Potential dance goers are reminded that netipr_-ceeds from  regular Saturday night dances  in the Gibsons hall go towards  improvement of the playground.  Let's toss our offers in the  coffers.  Mrs.  C. Harper,  Correspondent  Hums of machines, the recurrent yells of the husky-voiced  signal man filling the air, are  evident signs that Maynard Du,  bois is speeding up the finishing operations oh his logging  claim here, with several sections in the water and more to  follow. Maynard and crew will  soon be moving their equipment to a new claim at Bear  Lake.  *    *    *  With the advent of spring  weather Kleindalites have again*  turned their attention to the  soil. Evidences of ploughing are  to be seen everywhere and  many have already planted  more of their crops.  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C���  Friday, April 195 1946  W. Sutherland,  Correspondent  Ed Dollman, a resident of  Half Moon Bay for many years,  celebrated his 80th birthday recently. He has lived a vigorous  life and it was only within the  last two years that he ceased to  work in the logging industry,  falling and bucking trees. His  retirement was hastened when  he was injured while working  for the Osborne Logging Co.  Ltd. at Narrows Arm. Ed had  only partly recovered from his  injuries, when he was busy contracting to build a cabin and  also to clear land.  DOUBLE RING CEREMONY  mas  arnock  NEXT Friday  is Good Friday,    free   from* draught���about  one  Celebrated April 6  April 15 was a red letter day  for the Mackenzie & Flavelle  Ltd.  Their first logs in the last  and then Easter Sunday, ahd  the kiddies wanting to x color  eggs. Here is a novel wayta  Ukrainian girl I know did  them, and they are very lovely.  Have your 3 dyes, blue yellow, red, or as many as you and place in greased bowl in  wish, dissolved in bowls. Draw warm place to rise until double  pictures and designs on eggs, in bulk (about 2 hours). Shape  dip your egg in your yellow with hand into medium-sized  first. Let dry, and brush melted buns (round) and place in well-  wax very lightly over all the    greased shallow pans about 2"  hour. Add butter and sugar  creamed, eggs well beaten, raisins, or currents, which have  been floured, rest of flour, or  enough to make moderately soft  dough. Knead lightly on board  PENDER   HARBOUR  Mrs. Little, Correspondent  surface of the design you wish    apart. Cover and let rise again  ���.       , to remain yellow. When wax is    about 1 hour or until light.  f ��e.um��u SS .??!. r��      �� n    thoroughly dry���dip into red���       Glaze with egg diluted with  ��! ihe ttat day, anc* man��    if  you   want  some   orange   on    water. With sharp knife cut a  of them were still covered with ^      g   then coyer ^        fe  frozen   snow    The   early  snow ��ou wanet Q with wax* If  last year shut down the ffrm's *       wish   youscan  ^  paints  operations on the hills back of *nd     bru^ and     int thfe intri.  Half Moon  Bay  and  it  wasn't cate designg on *fter &y are  drawn. However, dipping seems  more like Easter, and you will  find as you experiment you can  get any  number  of  colors,  by  until Monday of this week that  operations could be resumed  again and under some difficulty,  as the snow is still several feet  deep.  cross on top of each. Bake 20  minutes. Just before removing  from oven, brush with sugar  moistened with water. While  hot fill crosses with plain icing.  ?f* ��j" 5f�� 3f��  MAYONNAISE DRESSING  1 egg yolk, 2 tbsp. vinegar, %  bood Session  Says Gargrave  DROPPING into f'the .News office to renew acquaintances  and pass on a few legislative  tid-bits, Herbert Gargrave, M.  L. A. for Mackenzie riding, yesterday expressed himself as  well-satisfied that "we had a  good session."  Implementation  of the  Cameron Report was the best single  piece of work done by the government, in the last session', Mr.'  Gargrave thought.  In reference to the small appropriation ($22,000) for roads  in Mackenzie riding, he thought  that this was just a "start." "The  riding will probably get as much  again, this year," he said.  Po7n^g^\P^rh^W X*"   ^p. mSstard; % tsp.' salt, % tsp.  colored   with  wax before  dip-r    pepperj   dagh  pap��ka>   about P2  pmg.  It takes practise but it is a.lot  of fun to see just how many  colors you can get on one egg,  all in perfect design.,  It is also fun for the smaller  kiddies to color designs and  pictures on hard-boiled eggs  with wax crayons, or crayon  pencils���and what woud Easter  be without "Hot Cross Buns-"  Well here they are:  '  HOT CROSS BUNS  2 cakes Fleichman's yeast, 2  cups milk (scalded and cooled),  tbsp. of sugar or sugar according to your own taste, 1 cup of  salad oil.  VARIATIONS  For fruit salad add % cup  whipped cream to basic recipe.  For fish: add 2 tbsp. chopped  sour pickles, 2 tbsp. chopped  olive (stuffed), 1 tsp. capers and  2 tbsp. chopped parsley.  For sandwiches, all'% cup of  chopped sour pickle and 2  tbsp* chopped pickled onion.  METHQP  Rub inside of bowl with cut  2 tbsp. sugar,  7*&  cups sifted    garlic  ciove before  starting  to  ���   (bread),   %   cup   butter. S^%^^^^  flour   (bread),   %  (shortening), 2/3  cup sugar, 2  eggs/ ^"cujp^raisins or currents,  ^5 tsp. salt.  Dissolve yeast and 2 tbsp.  sugar in lukewarm milk. Add  3*4 cup flour, to make sponge.  Beat until smooth, cover and let  rise until light, in warm place,  NOTICE  A General Meeting  will be held in the  IRWNES LANDING  COMMUNITY HALL  MONDAY, APRIL 22 AT 8 P.M.  To discuss the change of ownership  of St. Mary's Hospital  All those interested are invited to attend.  j  New Time Table  Effective May 1st j'  WEEKDAYS  Leave Gibson's Landing y���_���ii_:_���_v 7:55 a.m.  Leave Fisherman's Cove _1._-~1��� 9:36 a.m.  SUNDAY  Leave Gibsons. Landing "_J  Leave Fishermans Cove ���  7:55a.ih.  _��� 9:10 a.m.  ,4:00 p.m.  5:30 p.hi;  4:00 p.m.  5:10 p.m.  FRIDAY, SATURDAY AND SUNDAY  Leave Gibsons;Landing _���_^_+_._���:���_���__ 6:45 p.m.  Leave Fishermans Cove __.���_���._���._���._���___ 8:00 p.m.  Any objections to this schedule may be :pled with  the Public Utilities Commission; Vancouver, B. C., within fourteen (14) days from its daite of issue.  ingredients, into;�� thick-paste: Be  sure they are well blended.  Next add a few drops of vinegar and mix, then a tsp. of oil  and beat well. Repeat this until  you have used % cup oil. Beat,  beat, beat, and add oil slowly,  this is the secret. You can add  oil in a little larger quantities,  alternately with the vinegar  after % cup is used. You may  also use %���- lemon and % vinegar if you wish The longer you  beat this the better is blends,  and the fluffier it becomes. It  keeps well, even in warm weather���if set in a cool breeze or  cooler, and is comparable to  any boughfen mayonnaise we  have ever tasted.  We Lose a Friend  THE COAST News lost an excellent correspondent this  week when Mrs. Florence Cormack of Davis Bay retired from  the scene.  In a letter to E. W. Pearsons,  of the Coast News, LtdM Mrs.  Cormack said: "Here we are,  my husband and I, retired after  a busy life, and I'm kept as active in this community as I  was in the one I left to come  here to my long-dreamed-of  idleness."  "Just think ahead," she continues, "to the time when you  yourself have retired and settled down with your wife and  are indulging at long last in a  hobby or two���no timertable���  and I'm sure you will accept my  decision without protest."  Not exactly without protest,  Mrs. Cormack, but; we do accept  it���and thank you for your encouraging help during our formative period. -  Mrs. Maurice Legeas, resident  of San Francisco, is the house  guest of Mr. and Mrs. R. D.  Murdoch.  *'*.*'  Mr. Paddy Randall and Mr.  Frank Balbar of the troller  "Rediurn" formerly of the navy,  are renewing friendships in the  harbour at the present time.  *    *    *  The P. H. badminton club held  their last game of the season  Friday, April 12th, with a record atendance. A successful  American tournament was held  , with top honors going to Mr.  and Mrs. Roy Dousenbery. Mrs.  Maurice Legeas of San Francisco was asked to present the  prizes to the winners. While  coffee was being served, Mr.  Leonard Wray, who is soon to  be married, was presented with  a lovely gift by the badminton  club.  *���   * ' *  The first quarterly meeting  of the P. H. Community Club  was held Sunday April 7. It  was well attended and some  very lively discussions were  held.  Mr.  and Mrs.  W.  Davis Jr.,  returned  Friday,  April  12  fol^  plbwing'ja week's sojourn in Vancouver.  ' *   ' *     * ' ' ..'[   x  The Parent Teachers Association of the Pender Harbour  school held a dance in. the community hall on Saturday, April  13, music by Len Banisters, orchestra, of Vancouver. For refreshments hot dogs and coffee  were served.  * *    *  Miss Beatrice Glassford of  Qualicum, Vancouver Island, is  visiting at the home of Mr. and  Mrs. C. W. Wray.  *      *     *  Mr. and Mrs. Norman Lee left  for Vancouver aboard their boat  4<Norjo" where they will spend  a few days.  .     *    *    *  The steamship "Lady Cecilia"  is still on the lower coast run  while the "Lady Cynthia", regular vessel, is up for overhaul.  * y *    *   ' '  The motor vessel "Sundown"  was in the harbor Sunday.  NINA E. J, Warnock, youngest  daughter of Mr. and Mrs. JVL  Warnock of Pender Harbour,  was given in marriage by her  father, Saturday, April 6th, in  St.. Mary's Chapel to William  Stanley Almas, son of:.Mr! and  Mrs. William Almas of Egmont.  The bride wore* along white  satin gown, white ostrich feather  head-dress and veil. She carried a bouquet of pink and  white carnations, pink heather  and fern. The bridesmaid .was  Miss Mary Burrows, of Halfmoon Bay, who wore a long  blue taffeta gown. She carried,  a bouquet of pink carnations,"  red heather and fern.  The best man was Mr. Kenneth Steel of Vancouver. Mr.  Leonard Hambley was organist.  RECEPTION  A reception was held at the  bride's home. Fifty guests attended including Mrs. Joe Warnock, Agnes, Leslie, Bill and  Jim Warnock of Vancouver who  came up to attend the wedding  also Mr. and Mrs. Jack Burr  rows and family of ^.Halfmoon  Bay.  Rev. Alan G. Greene, superintendent of the Columbia Coast  fission officiated. He also gave  the toast :to the bride. This is  the third wedding in the Warnock fainily Rev. Greene, has  officiated. ;  Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Almas  wish to thank their many friends i  and relation^ for all the beauti- v  ful gifts they have received.  -������������"-���'-?'���:��� &������---, ���--:���-     zz'z-:y^y - ,-,:,,:;.  1  Sketches  CHARLIE  deBALINHARD  BILL DOCKER enlisted in.the  . R.C.A.F. in Vancouver in  1942. He went through the Edmonton Manning P60L and  trained at MacDonald Bombing  and Gunnery School as a glin-  ner. For a year he instructed  at Paulson, Manitoba, then, in  1944, went overseas. Attached  to the Allouette Bomber Squad^  ron, he took part in operational flights over Europe, flying  in Lancaster and Halifax bombers. In June, 1945, he flew-  back to Canada, where he: received his discharge in September. At present he is completing his Senior Matriculation at the Howe Sound; United  School, from where he plans  to go on for his degree in ^Dentistry. ���Lestery'.R. Peterson,  Gibsons Landing,. B. C.    1 \  \  \  Good Neighbors!  ;>;    'J*  Service clubs sponsoring civic  safety campaigns frequently arrange showings of films on fire  prevention and traffic control to  encourage Support of safety regulations.  By Itner Beamish  Mrs. W. Almas ->was taken  violently ill one night recently.  It was evident from the severity  of the attack that medical aid  and hospitalization were necessary with the least possible  elapse of time. Mr. Almas' boat  was riding at anchor in the bay  but had not been running for a  considerable time and did not  look good for a quick trip to  Pender Harbour, 14 miles away.  Fortunately* their son; Stanley,  had come in with his bOkt only  a short while before. Working  fast they got Mr. Almas aboard  his boat and started out, but  almost, immediately struct, a  drifting log and stove m ^some  planking   and    commenced    to  sink.   Being just at the mouthy  of the bay of ya good neighbor,  Mr.  John  West,  and  by sorne  more quick work, they beached  the sinking boat.   It took only  a few minutes to arouse heigh-,  bor John and to transfer Mrs;  Almas to his boat and they were  again oh their way to St. Mary's  hospital,   where   they   arrived  without   further   incident. "���?$��".  last   reports,   Mrs.   Almas   hkb!  undergone   an   operation   and  was on the way to recovery?  yy  This is a fine.proof of the-  value of good neighbors andiwe  have them here at Egmont^ '��� Friday, April 19, 1946.  THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  Page Five  "Jesus, when he had cried again with a  loud voice, yielded up to the ghost. And  behold, the veil of the temple wcls rent in  twain from the top to the bottom; and the  earth did quake and the rocks rent.  It is this mystical event which the Christian  world celebrates at Easter. For nineteen hundred years Christian men have marked it,  have, paused fleetingly in their daily business  to ponder its meaning. To it they have given  various interpretations, and divided their  churches and doctrines accordingly, but the  ) basic meaning of Jesus' death is clear to all.  It is the universal lesson of sacrifice, and the  rewards .thereof.  The lesson of Easter was never so poignant  as it is today, our first peacetime Easter. The  forces of evil, of violence and intolerence  which crucified Jesus nineteen centuries ago  , have now crucified a large part of the world.  J A civilization which refused to listen to His  ���teachings now pays the price of its folly and,  ^ as of old time, the sins of the fathers are visited  (on the children and on the innocent with the  guilty.  ^ Out of that evil age of war emerged once  i/more the will to sacrifice. In the men who  fought that war against the forces of paganism  we saw the same spirit which inspired the Son  r of Man and made his murderers stand and  F wonder beside his lonely cross. Jesus dies that  men might live. In a humbler way, in countless  corners of the earth, in great machines of the  air and under the sea and on scorching deserts  ^and in steaming jungles, men died that others  might live better. No Easter in all history  has seen in greater measure the spirit which  ^Easter teaches. ,  Men have learned much more, by now, than  ST. GEORGES DAY  4*_LetMer<py Be Our Boast  ami Shame Our Only Fear"  ON   THIS   St.   George's   Day,   one   may   well  :   reflect upon .'all' that civilization owes to the  men of England. It is not without reason that  His   Maj esty   the   King   is   Defender:   of   the  .  Faith.   ���   -  ;.:/���.;-'!i .^���,i,. .:   -r^T^Trjrrv-rr;^  For sixVeen centuries worthy English men  have upheld the Christian virtues of Mercy,  Truth-andJustice;! They have dedicated their  ���lives for the preservation of the humanities.  And they have fought just as faithfully against  oppressors within the State as they have  against the enemies from without. No enemy  has set foot on English soil unchallenged.  The four freedoms were fought for and won  (by English men. This fact is sometimes overlooked . . . let us remember it in times like  [these, when we know not where our enemies  fare. *,:'!'���!. .  Today, the men of England and their sons  from the great Dominions, now growing to  ,-oaturity in national stature, are returning  I from the embattled lands, from points across  > the seven seas after a bitter, bloody struggle  for the things in which they believed. We  | salute these men of England in the words of  I their own Shakespeare. . . .  "This England never did, nor never shall,  Lie at the proud foot of a conqueror: x  I    Come the three corners of the world in arms,  And we shall shock them.  Nought shall make us rue,   *  If England to itself do rest but true."  ��� .. .   ���         A  [      Vice or Virtue  y THERE are different kinds of pride, some good  and others not so good.   For instance we are  /' proud toube Canadians and that is as it should  be, but there are other things we should take  j pride  in too,  such as our beautiful province  and  many  of the  institutions^ therein restab-  Mshed, many in number, but to mention a few  there are the wonderful service organizations  such as the Red Cross and so on down the  line, then there is the local weekly paper  which is never given its full measure of credit.  It is; through this medium that we are given  an opportunity to express points of view that  would be brushed aside by the large city  daily.y^,.^.Ty':r.;...y^- . ,. . ���'���"' _.'  -'Should;Vwe have pride? If you mean civic  pride-T-yes. ^This is one thing that Squamish  seems to lack. One look up the main street,  would seem to be more than enough to justify  that statemgBtt.  .'r^The^old--iscrap^-ir6n ^scattered about and the  mess of rubbish left by the loggers after mak-  military might and economic management. They  have learned that there is no hope for their  civilization and for themselves or their children, outside the teachings of the Man who died  at Easter.  Those teachings can take many forms, some  of them outside the orthodox teachings of the  Christian church, but basically they must be  accepted by the whole world before we can  biuld an enduring peace.  Those teachings proclaim the brotherhood of  man and the integrity of the individual soul.  They are the teachings which our enemies  denied, and which they would have swept from  the face of the earth. They are the teachings  which we neglected in our years of sloth and  folly.  But this Easter we must come back to them,  recognizing them as our only hope, and fighting for them all over the world.  The challenge which Jesus uttered from the  Cross seemed to concern a few Roman soldiers,  s a mob of townspeople from Jerusalem, and a  few poor men who were his disciples. We now  see that the challenge was meant for the  whole world and must be answered by the  whole world. Nineteen centuries have not dimmed nor dulled it. This Easter it is clearer  than it has ever been, beyond question and  beyond evasion.  In many forms, the battles of the war, in the  peace settlement, in the whole management of  society, the challenge must be met.  The "failure to meet it, as we have learned,  does not destroy the Man who uttered it and  His teachings. It destroys us.   .  At Easter, whatever our denominational beliefs,   these   things   should   be   pondered,   for  they   go   beyond   creeds,   beyond   races,   and .  touch the life of every human being upon earth.  Just How Long?  RETURNING thanks to the City of London,  whose Lord Mayor and corporation had made  him a freeman, Field Marshal Viscount Alexander is reported as predicting that the atomic  bomb might prevent another major war for  "a long time."  This: may disappoint that, school of thought  -which ^contends that^anythirrg' _^'* thoroughly^1  terrifying must end war for all time! Yet almost every weapon which has made its appearance within the memory of contemporary  generations has provoked the prophecy that  there could never now be another war.  But not only is it true, in the words of a well-  known military axiom, that for every new  implement of war an antidote will appear, but  also a still more frightsome implement. Somehow man's ingenuity for destruction seems to  know no bounds.   ,  Yet that frightfulness does have the effect of  prolonging periods between wars is demonstrated by the time between the first and second great wars as compared with the length of  the pause between their predecessors. Unfortunately the time was not long enough to cure*  people of thinking of war.  In terms of public morals, however, virtue  will have made little or no progress if the only  reason for peace is fear of war. Ideally, if war  is to be outlawed it must be because it is wasteful, foolish, and as immoral is bulk as murder  is by a< single person. Therefore, civilization's  hope must be that Lord Alexander's "long  time" will be long enough to cure us forever  of the habit of "thinking" war.  Bible Reading  AND THE angel answered and said unto the  women, Fear not ye: for I know that ye seek  Jesus, which was crucified. He is not here:  for He is risen, as He said. Come, see the  place where the Lord lay. And go quickly and  tell His disciples that He is risen frpm the  dead; and behold, He goeth before you into  Galilee; there shall ye see Him: lo, I have told  you.���ST. MATT., 28. 5-7.  Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection,  and the life: he that believeth in me, though  he were dead, yet shall he live: And whosoever  liveth and believeth in me shall never die.  Believest thou this?���ST. JOHN, 11. 25-26.  ing sleds and doing repairs are certainly not  the most attractive views that could be had.  Let us have a little more pride in things worth  while ��� our country, our province and our  weekly paper and above all, more civic pride.  Yes, pride can be a virtue if it is not the  snobbish variety.  vpVI Vaccination may be a good thing, but you can't  ftJAjXa. prove jt by Jackie Sing. Jackie, who was one of the  many children vaccinated at the Westview clinic last week,  was showing his sister Linda the mark left by the needle  when the News cameraman snapped him. Sister Linda, by  the way, seems totally unimpressed by" Jackie's harrowing  experience.  KLEINDALE  Mrs.  C. Harper,  Correspondent  KLEINDALE���Sale of property is still on the increase  here. Latest newcomers to the  district being Mr. and Mrs.  Oliver Dubois and family of  Pender Harbour who have purchased the house and acreages  fdrmrely owned by William  Klein on the highway. Oliver  recently disposed of his house  in the Harbour ahd anticipates  a big crop of vegetables this  year from the rich soil of this  land.  ..   *    *    *  Mr. and Mrs. Louis Heid of  Enterprise Valley made an early  start last Wednesday morning  to connect with the ferry from  Gibson's Landing for a few.days  stay in Vancouver.  ZZ ������:,���'.     j,. '       '..'���       * :>-;-., ���-.������,.       . .:  Several of wit residents' h aye  had the misfortune to. o.e confined to their homes recently  through illness, some of whom  received medical care.  * *    *  Archie Brownjohn had his  arm badly mangled by a revolving saw at his mill. Fred Sutherland, Peter Klein and Henry  Harris were victims of acute  attacks of "flu" and Jean Phillips, who has had an operation  for appendicitis.  * *    *  Mr. and Mrs. Archie West  have returned after a short holiday in Vancouver.  * *    *  Pupils of Kleindale school received their second*, innoculation  against Mrs. Gilzene, nurse from  St. Mary's hospital, was in attendance.  Open Letter to  Pender Residents  Pender Harbour, B. C,  April 7, 1946.  In winding up the Pender  Harbour Service club a cheque  for $168.51 has been turned over  to the Pender Harbour Legion-  Post No |  112.  We wish to thank one and all!  in the community who so kindly  helped in making this club successful in remembering the  boys in the service while away  from home.  Our especial thanks to Mrs.  Charlie Wray in donating her  home for cur many meetings  and parcel wrappings also Mrs.  E. Lee, Mrs. W. Peiper, Mrs. D.  Cameron, Mrs. G, Simpson, Mrs.  I. B. Simpson, Mrs. O. Sladey,  Mrs. N. Klein, Mrs. D. A. MacDonald and J. Pbfts."    "'������'*"���"���'���"'���'"'  Thanking one and all again,  < Sincerely,  DORIS BROWNLEE  Enjoy Your Vacation  in the Mountains  FOR YOUR HEALTH  AND RECREATION  HOTEL  SQUAMISH, B. C.  Mr. and Mrs. E. Finch  ^i-  "Your Western  Shopping Centre  //  QUALITY  MERCANDISE  LOWER  PRICES  BETTER  SERVICE  GUARANTEED  DELIVERY  WOODWARDS  MAIL ORDER SERVICE  Vancouver, British Columbia  J Page Six  THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  Friday,April 19, 1946  HIGHLIGHT of the April meeting of Local 109 of the Canadl  ian Legion.was a discussion on  the advisability of applying for  a Club Licence. Following a  notice of resolution by member Ernie Sargent that ways  and means of keeping the Legion hall open evening to  members, Clyde Parnwell tabled  a similar notice that obtaining  a club license would be oiie  solution. Discussion of these  resolutions is to be resumed at  the May meeting, which shows  indications of seeing a large  turnout of members". :^; y  r  WYNGAERTS  Cash and Carry  GROCERY  GIBSON'S LANDING  ���  Lowest Price in the District  New Location below Howe  Sound United School  Selma Park  Hairdressing Shop  -  ���  A. Complete  __airdressiriig  Service  DOLLY  JONAS  Phone for Appointments  STAN'S  SHOP  Gibson's Landing  32 Years Experience  Gibson's Only Full Time  Barber  UNION SHOP  Children 35c  I   Haircut 50c Shave 25c  I  The English  Prestwich Air  Cooled Engines  Are Better  see  Wally Graham  Gibson's   Landing  Wilf Scott  "REDROOFS/'  ^  HALFMOON BAY  General  Let us help you solve  your transportation  . problems!  Jim Rennie, Correspondent  Captain Orval Fisher and  Mrs. Fisher have lately arrived  from Ottawa where Mrs. Fisher  was pending a two weeks vacation. Capt. Fished is at present  enjoying a furlough with his  family.  * *    * ,-; ���  We are glad to note that Mrs.  Walker is back home again after  being some time in hospital at  Vancouver. It is also nice: to  note the great improvement in  Mr. Walker since his return from  Singapore.  * *    *  Mr. C. D. Harding who is one  of our vets of World War I has  returned rrom Shaughnessy hospital and is making a good recovery.  * *    *  Mrs. Bridgeman has returned  from Kamloops where .she was  visiting her husband who has  been a patient there for many  months, she reports Mr. Bridge- *  man's condition as, only fair. We  all wish him a speedy recovery  and miss his cheerful visits  among us.  * * -. .*  April 13 was a red letter day  for gardeners and among those  whom we noticed with their  sleeves rolled up were Mr. Mul-  l$tt among, the spuds and Mrs.  Mullett with ^red paint palore.  Across the road was Mrs.  Docker with rake and hoe and  down the hill Mrs. Huycke  clearing brush arid the mighty  Fred Soames busting up all the  rocks on the sea-shore and Jim  Rennie with his hands in his  pocket giving them all words of  encouragement and all this because the sun was shining again/  '��"**  >!���  t:  Mr. and Mrs. Frark Henderson are back with us again for  the summer season and Frank is  up to his ears ploughing and  harrowing so as to get his crop  in before the rainy season begins  * *    *  Mrs. Thomson and sonny boy  returned by Ferry from Vancouver where they had been  spending a few days.  Mrs. Eaglesom arrived by  Ferry from Vancouver and will  be the guest of Mrs. Dave Bates  for a few days.  Mr. Reg�� Godfrey returned  from the city by ferry and as  he held on to the house with  one hand and helped all the  ladies ashore with the other we  thought he looked quite spick  and span .  * *    *  Mrs. Kylow who is here for a  few days is mourning the death  of her only brother who had the  misfortunte of being killed by  accident on board :a.; ship at  New^ Westminster about two  weeks ;ago. >  sfe  ���'���w  DAVlS  St. John's Interdenominatibnal  Church will observe Holy ,C6m^-  munion after the regular church  service on Easter Sundiy.  Church service 3 p.m.; Sunday  school 2 p.m.  *  v Mri A. S. Bjaird is at his summer place "Trail View" having  moved up for the season.  ���������"'���'+' *������"*'..-  A number of persons from  Half- |/Ioon Bay yattended service  at St. ^John's Interdenominational  Church  Sunday,   Aprils 7th.  The visitors were Mr. and Mrs.  T. H. Parish and David; Mr. and  Mrs. E. J. Spence and Grace;  Mrs. W. Scott, Joyce and Jean  Scott; David and Billy Beasley;  Jimmy Flumerfelt; Marilyn  Lyons; Donald Head; Syle Johnson; Rill Walker; Diane and  Kendall Pearson and Mr Eugene  Johnson. Mr. Johnson ably accompanied the singing with his  mandolin.  *    *    *  Mrs. Walter Mills was in the  city for'a few days last week.  Miss Heather Ross is the new  ��� 'Sun" deliverer: for Davis Bay.  * *    ���  Mr. and; Mrs. W. D. Scott are  clearing on a new site opposite  Sunset Inn. They intend to build  a permanent home on the location. At present they occupy Mr.  and Mrs. Tonk's summer lodge.  * *    *  Mr. Jas. pudbon's summer  home was open over the weekend.  Mr. J. W. Matthews spent last  week at his summer cottage,  clearing ground for garden. Mr.  Dennis Matthews and chuni  were week-end visitors.  *    *    *  Mr. and Mrs. A. Gibbons have  had Mr. Gibbon's father as a  guest, the past week. Mr. Gibbons formerly resided here.  Mr; Milton Still, Spruce Grove,  Alberta, and Mr. and Mrs. Garth  Walker,  Toronto,  Ontario wei^e  visitors  last  week  of Mr.  ahd;  Mrs.  George Cormack.  r  *  WILL KEEP  The world is tragically short of food today! Millions, in  Europe, face not only hunger���but death, through starvation.  During the war, Canadian farmers worked night and day  to feed our fighting forces. The results amply repaid their  splendid efforts.  Now an emergency of equal proportions is confronting us  here in Canada, ^th^most- ofr Europe's countries facing famine,  and its attendant implications, we cannot stand idly by and  permit our fellow humans to starve without, at least, first doing  all in our power to alleviate their distressing, serious condition.  Freedom from Want���one of the Four Freedoms���is surely  within our power to fulfill. This is an appeal to you���as a farmer  ���an appeal seriously recognized by the British Columbia Government���to help the unfortunate, starving millions of people  in Europe.  WILL YOU HELP?  Here Is What You're Asked To Do!  1. Produce a maximum of substantial foodstuffs���pork, beefy  poultry meat, eggs, milk, vegetables, fruits, legume seeds, etc.  2. Use commercial fertilizers, lime, manure and the best possible  farming techniques. ,  3. Use good British Columbia-grown seed.  4. Plant a garden for your own use. y %  5. Conserve food, feed and equipment as much as possible.  PARLIAMENT BUILDINGS     ���      VICTORIA, B.C.  Honourable Frank Putnam, Minister*  -. '���''* v.-" ���'���;:.'   r '    ..-���'���     y      '   ���"'���'���-���������'������   ���' '  M  ^      S    :'.'������  r  -:/ '.��� Friday, April 19, 1946  THE COAST NEWS, Half_aoo_i Bay, B. C.  Page Seven  By Heber H. Greene  Coi the Columbia Coast Mission  The   writer   would   welcome  any   local   help   in   identifying  place-names  as  we  go  up  the  ��� coast, to complete our coast files.  b  BALL POINT  Ball Point on Hardy Island  should not be passed by. It is  tailed after Rear-Admiral Sir  Alexander John Ball, Bart., the  commander of HMS Alexander  at the. battle of the Nile (August  land 2, 1798). One of Nelson's  "Band of Brothers", he was later known as. Nelson and Ball  became great friends: When  ���Ball, joined Nelson before the  battle he was greeted thus:  "What! Are you come to have  bur bones broken?" To which  all replied he had ho wish to  ave . his" bones broken unless  lis duty to his king and country  equired it, and then they must  Ot be spared.  ��� Soon he proved his valor by  pming to the Vanguard's assistance in a lieavy gale. Ball per- .  listed .and brought his charge to .  [afe anchorage. -Nelson person-  Uy thanked him and never for-  bt this service. -  Captain Ball  captured Malta  bm'the French, and added it to.  e British Crown in 1800, after ���'  two-year siege,  and  became -  governor.' He died and was  MacLeod Bros.  GENERAL STORiE  ,PENDER HARBOUR ..,  # DRY GOODS  # GROCERIES AND  MEATS  %' Hs#IN<2 SUPPLIESy'>-  # HOIVIE OIL AGENT  '%'- INDEPENDENT  FISH BUYERS  1  ���tr\  SANDWICHES  SHORT ORDERS  DINNERS  WEEKDAYS:  11 A.M. to 12 midnite  SUNDAYS:  :  11 A.M. to 5 P.M.  bus stop here:  ��� ERESH. MEATS  ��� HARDWARE  *S^LT-M_;  ��� Fl&i CAMP  ���'  i;?;iiv ��� i>;   &niB'.>H'.y<ii   ;-.  Pender H&rboiir  :.V<y<!jr<-:z<oi  :.:���;������  buried there.  M. F. J. C. Ball, retiring Indian agent for the Sechelt district is a great grandson of Sir  Alexander John Ball.  ST. VINCENT BAY  Back in 1937 I picked up a  photo. On one edge I saw the  name Admiral Jervis and on the  other the name, Earl of St. Vincent. Walkran's book revealed  that the Admiral and Earl were  one and the same person.  Sir John Jervis at St. Vincent  won a great victory over the  Spanish (February 14, 1797.)  He received an earldom as a reward. He grew up in a naval  atmosphere, as his father was  counsel for the Admiralty and  auditor at Greenwich Hospital.  We have seen too that he was a  boyhood friend of Wolfe of the  Plains , of Abraham. He found  in ,the; younger Nelson a loyal  and faithful:subordinate. .  VANGUARD BAY  Vanguard Bay on Nelson Island is named after Nelson's  flagship at the battle of the Nile  :���a glorious victory completely  severing Napoleon and his army  in Egypt and Europe. This victory .appealed .to the .British  people more than any other had  done, and the coaches ran but of  London wreathed in laurel.  Twelve British ships attacked  thirteen French. The latter lost  eleven out . of thirteen. Their  flagship was blown up. Two 80-  gun ships were captured, and  for .this deed Nelson won his  baronetcy.  SYKES ISLAND  Sykes   Island   commemorates  an A.B. in the. British Navy, a  follower  of  Lord  Nelson,  who  was with him. the whole time of  ^ his .gjpripuj? ���deedis^ lie* sav��& the.  ��� r;Iife of the(glorious hero in th>  x Bay of Cadiz by twice parrying  ��� blows: aimed at Nelson and ; at  ���  last- actually interpose^ his own  head   to   receive   a   sabre   cut  which he couldn't avert by any  other means from which he received a dangerous wound.  Nelson's barge,.. containing 12  men, was attacked by a Spanish  gunboat manned by 26. It was a  close shave for Nelson.  BERRY POINT  Before, entering into Hotham  Sound, w;e . pass Berry', ;Point,  named.,,. a_ter< one;.; of, Nelsqn's/  capfair^Vj.^ei^^as Lor^; Nelson's follower through, life^ He  first, joined as lieutenant iri the  4gamemnon. ,At St. Vin.cehly.he  he was with^l^elson: iii the capture,,.: ,of Me: .^fqrementibned  Spanish ,:fUhe-o^-biattie; .ships,  San J^ucolas ahd San ^sef^ y^He  atendeli: the-rcourt with Nelson  on/the King!s remarking: iq^ isfel-  son on thej loss of -his arm, Nelson promptly, presented, perry  as his "right hand."v.Berry"was'  Nelson's flag .captain in the  Vanguard, at the battle, of the  Nile. N elsori sent, him up with  news of the. victory, to the Earl  of St. Vincent, but he.ywas captured; by=the French., Before the  battle of Trafalgar ISTelsoix saw  him, coming and exclaimed:  ; "Here  comes Berry, how weV  shall have a fight.^  HOTHAM SOUND  Entering Hotham Sound we  recall one; of : Nelson's .^disap-  . pmntmenits.H Achriiral Hotham  had been on< this coast at the  Noqtka Sound.difficult^ in/rl790,  had been second-in-command to  LordyjOHood in the Mediterranean, but his two actions,w^th the  French were* unsatisfactory to  rsfelson;. .-He didn't; press^home  the, victory an&y Nels6nl:|eltr he  just missed scoring a rgreat; ^victory. As^ .!a?i^ub9rdinate,vOffiicer,  he':=was exc^Henjt (but rfell below  the requirements necessary for  a commander-in-chief.  FOLEY MOUNTAIN  Coming out of Hotham Sound  we see Foley Mountain, 2,000  feet, on our left. Foley was a  flag captain at the battle of St.  Vincent, shortly after which he  was appointed to command the  Goliath, 74 guns, one of Nelson's  - fleet at the. Battle of the Nile,  and let the British fleet into cation. In so doing he passed around the van of the French armada as it lay at anchor and engaged it on the inside; the ships  immediately following did the  same and a part at least of the  brilliant  and decisive result of  : the battle has been commonly  attributed to this manoevre.  Captain Foley is another of the  Band of Brothers mentioned by  Nelson. Foley was Nelson's'flag  captain at the Battle of Cbpen*  hagen, and only his poor health  kept him from the last battle of  Nelson���Trafalgar, in 1805.  GOLIATH BAY  Around'the corner, below Foley Mountain is Goliath Bay,  named after his ship, which was  in the battle of the Nile.  DACRES POINT  Across the Bay is Dacres Pt.  Dacres was in charge of HMS  Barfleur at the Battle of St.  Vincent. Dacres' naval career  began very favourably. The Ac-  tive^ in company with the Fa-  vorite,. slpop-ofrwar, .captured  the Hermione,,off .Cadiz. It was  a very-; rich Spanish sip from  Lima. She was the richest prize  made during the war; the; net  proceeds of .her cargo when all  charges had been paid ampun*  ted to 519,705; pounds sterling.  Captain of the Active received  65.053 pounds; of the Facorite,  64,872 pounds; three commissioned officers of the Active,  13,004 pounds each; three: commissioned officers of the Favorite, 12;974 pounds each; seamen  on the Active, 485 pounds each;  seamen on the Favorite, 484  pounds each.  The  treasure  was   carried to  X horidpfrufrpm viPortspaouth    to.  Lohfdpn inTt^  orated' with ' British; colors fly-  in go ver those of Spainy ��� and escorted by a party of sailors. At  Hyde Park Corner they were  met by a troop of light horse  and they proceeded through the  city amidst the acclamation of  the people; to the ToWer.  VAtlCOUVER BAY  Vancouver Bay recalls the  fact that Vancouver, when examining the inlet' in the Discovery^, yawl/ accomp^^^^ the  IaWch, stayed there in June, of  When we come to the Reaches  we ^have^ left naval heroes be-  hind and1 are airtidst royalty of  the1' Victorian era. Queen's  Reach, vPrincess ''Royal Reach,  Prince of Wales Reach and Princess Louisa Inlet remind us of  this! -i.e. v. '��� *"���������"?;��� ,.vhI;-'-v ������ ':-';  (: ^Princess Royal Reach is honoring i the;' late Empress Frederick Of Germany, Princess Royal  of England: She married Fjsrd- ,  erick, :Crowni Prinee of Russia,  afterwards German Emperor.  rz Prince of j Wales Reach after  Edward VIII when he was the  Prince 6f Wales,    y  LOUISE ISLAND  Louise Inlet is possibly called  after Louise,; fourth daughter of  Qu^en Victoria. She married  the Marquis of Lorne, later-the  governor-general in 1878: The  vice-regal party visited the B.  C: coast'in 1882. Dawsohj the  great-geologist, naniied: Louise  Island1 to cpmmemorate the visit, pf the Princess" to Canada.  : ;Back to Egmont Pointy near  Skookhum Chucki- We.yareiyre-  minded:: !agaiii of the Battle of  Cape and St. Vincent and the  pyartv,H__S Egmph�� playedrwith  its 74^ giihs 'Uhd^r the' cdmmand  of Capt. John SUttOn: e Perhaps  the^Fathers..at the OMI Mission  Ir^Sech^^f ^ili: 'dbmeto ou_? rescue^ ?hr the plate names beyond  the CKucK^'..;^^-^kt yzzrz   ���  TO BE CONTINUED  C. JORDAN  Mrs. French, Sechelt, who has  been very sick ahd confined to  bed, is making a rapid recovery  and will be going about her  duties in a few days. We all  hope she likes the flowers the  ladies of the W. A. sent for her  table.  ,....;������        ���*,-������   If**-  The P.T.A., Sechelt branch,  had ;, a most enjoyable whist  drive in... the Legion hall last  Friday. The affair i was quite: a  success and they are planning  on a few more before the season closes.  The winners: Mrs. Gibbons  playing as a gentleman ', won  the first prize. Mr. Frank Walker, won the ladies first prize;  and Mrs. McFalahe won the  ladies consolation prize. Refreshments were served by the  ladies of the P.T.A.  *    *    *  The new building made from  the old West End school is  nearing completion close to the  Sechelt United School. It is under stood this building will be  used as a class room for the  time being then later on it is  planned to use it for a recreation room; for the children.; A  teacher will be needed for this  room as soon as completed to.  take- care of the large attendance of small children. It will  be.; a- very nice building when  finished.  EXPERT WATCH REPAIRS  Engraving and Diamond  Setting  I Also Clocks, Jewelery, Etc.  I Workmanship guaranteed.  ! Moderate charges. Returned  | by registered mail 3 days  after received.   Mail to:  1031   Robson  St.,  Vancouver  LEIPPI'S JEWELERY  BEB  Thomas  BEflSL  General  Merchant  Bus stop at Sports  Fishing Centre  HALFMOON BAY  Specializing in  Standard Oil Products  Pender Harbour Traders, Ltd.  Madeira Park, Pender  Harbour  MERCHANTS and MARINE ENGINEERS  BUILDING  SUPPLIES  Plywood, Wallboard,  Roofing,   Shingles,  :������..-,  ..Cement    . ;  SASH and DOORS  '   -TAILS     ���  '"-* 'P-^T^aiid^ ���-  VAItNISHES  JCABINE PA1WTS  J'Sea King" .Brand  BUILDERS'  HARDWARE  PLUMBING  SUPPLIES  LINOLEUM  MARINE   PUMPS  "Jabisco"  ROPE and CAlsnTAS  LUMBER   '.'  MARINE   ENGINES  (new)!::  Lauson, gas....  Murphy�����'eisel  Hendy���-Deisel.  MARINE   ENGINES  (Rebuilt)  MARINE  SUPPLIES   nnd.  PISHING GEAR ;  byyiiipsett's   :  STOCKS  CARRIED  We carry stocks of most items.   Ask us to submit quotations  for   your   requirements.    You   will   find   our   prices   compare  favorably  with  city  prices.  "We hold dealerships from some of the best supply  houses in Vancouver.  GOOD  QUALITY ��� FAIR PRICE  A Place I Like to Buy From"  Whitaker's  Trading Post  General Merchants  iMviS BAY WILSON CREEK  WORLDS  BEST FIRE  "'���:v:F:.*R-v-y  PUMP  FlGHTEfc  m  BF.  ^SSS^K  FOB INDUSTRIAL TgS  PLANTSvV^'ftE-,'P|::  HQli^S;Byitl>INqS,;|  AND HOMES      ^  ?��?���**���  mm  mm  tllBMJ  SMITH .  INDIAN  9-  -���F0R--'FARMS:. CAttre,T0RtSf/:-BSi6SBr,--.t3lSAS$" AMB:-:SPOT-rfffiES:"  ".-7��'\)T- ���--'.< v~  WfilTE OR PHSNE POR PAMPiH]_Ef XND5 PRICE  Bimnm _ hobbs equipntent c@. ltil  395 West 5th Ave.        (FAirmotit 7030)  Vancouver^ B. C. Page Eight  THE COAST NEWS, Half moon Bay, B.C..  -Friday, April 19, 1946  BULLETIN No. 16  Deadline April 30  '$  Mrs.  Ellen Harley  Correspcndeni  ihimwim��_____i_b  SQUAMISH credit union, which  is still following the policy of  keeping its business and reports  open to its members and friends  submits the following monthly  report.  As you all know, the Credit  Union building is not yet finished, although considerable  progress has been made. This  is an appeal to all our carpenters and helpers to be on hand  Sunday, April 14, to complete  *. the building. We are badly in  need of our own office, and it  will facilitate our business very  greatly to have all our business  activities centralized under one  roof. So, come along all of you  and don't rely on George to be  there to do all the work.  Our  business  expanded  rapidly during the month of March.  In fact the  call for loans was  so  great  that  we had to  cash  $1200   worth   of   victory   bonds  to  meet the  demand.   We  met  it,  and more and more of our  fellow citizens realize the value  of the credit union.   Yet, it is  nice  to  be  able  to, help  those  who need loans, but don't for-:  get the advantages to all who  save in the credit union.  We paid you three per cent  our your savings last year. You  get three percent interest on  Victory bonds too, but;the credit  union keeps your savings insured at no extra cost to you.  If you save $1000 in the credit  union before you are 55 years  of age you are enjoying $1000  worth of life nisurance for  which .you pay no premium"  If /ybttybuy $1000 worth" of insurance it would cost you about  $25 or more a year, depending  on your age. We are sure you  are ready to damit the advantages of being a regular saver  in the credit union.  Come on in, the water is fine.  During the month of March  our membership increased exactly 10 per cent, to a total of  99. At this moment it is 101.  Who is next?-"-  ���  Enjoy Good Food at a  Good Place to Eat  V/altz-Irin Cafe  SQUAMISH  IMPERIAL GAS  STATION  LUBRICATING  OIL  FIRE INSURANCE  F. B. SCOTT  Squamish  FINANCIAL STATEMENT  Here is a bird's eye view of  our   standing   at   the   end   of  March:  Share capital subscribed  and paid up  : $ 8,085.00  Share capital withdrawn (since  inception)       714.00  Total loans made  to members  12,625.00  Cash on hand $1,200.00  Victory bonds     500.00  Buildiiig fund        65.75  ���     1,765.75  Number of loans made  . 54  Membership    99  Squamish is going ahead by  leaps and bounds. Our population is growing steadily, and so  is the demand for rnore homes,  and new and extended services.  The boys are nearly all back  from the wars and looking for  opportunities of getting into  business for themselves. Several  of them have found their way  to the credit union for the necessary cash for that property  they had in mind, or for that  business of their own in which  they wanted to establish themselves.  We are here to serve those  who care to join us as members.  Some of our officers are experienced business men who repeatedly have given good sound  advice to members who have  come to us with their business  problems.  Remember, we are not in this  business for profit, nor for charity; but for service.   Service to  those who wish:yto savei^and get v  a  fair   return :'ioT':,'&eir:'';v'ttoift:-r--  with more security and higher ���  dividend than you get in any  band; and service to those who  wish  to  borrow  for  provident  purposes.  Heat* Ye!  Hear ye! Oh, Hear ye!  Come cleanup the town  The  holiday  season  Is fast bearing down,  So come all ye loggers  And citizens true,  The look of our village  Is a challenge to you.  There's that mess, down by������'s  The junk pile at -���~*s  The debris filled side lots  Inviting a scourage  We criticize no one,  But ask you instead  To show guest who come here,  Civic pride is not dead.  ���Anonymous  ACCIDENT  Mrs. C. Till of Squamish slashed the flesh over her shin-bone  while chopping kindling at her  home last Sunday.  The axe is reported to have  skidded off the side of the block  on which she was chopping  wood, and caught her right leg  about the middle of the shin-  bone. Neighbors gave immediate  assistance, one neighbor calling  upon the assistance of first-aid  attendant Mr. Eric Stathers,  who took charge pending the  arrival of, Dr. MacDonald from  Woodfibre. ��  Stitches and prolonged treatment are expected.  PARTY  On the occasion of her fifth  birthday, Miss Joanne Feschuk  was hostess to a number of  young friends last Friday, April  12. The afternoon was spent  playing games after which dainty refreshments were served by  Joanne's mother, Mrs. N. Feschuk.  . The. guests present included  the Misses Patricia Wilson, Betty Matheson, Maureen Brunt j en,  Ruthy Jacobson, Ellen Farquhar-  son, Edith Marchant, ahd Masters, Jimmie Antosh, Karl Aal-  ten, Allen Watson, and Larry  Seiletza.  _   TOURNAMENT  Senior badminton club held  their last game of; the season in  a windup tournament last Monday night. Twenty members and  friends were present.  Prize-winners of the evening  were, Dennis DeBeck, and Mary  Stathers, with Alta Aldridge  and Ian Schiedel as runners  up.  SOME DOZEN-ODD  small boat owners  will be withoul  dockage facilities April 30,  when the Powell Rivef  company takes over their present mooring grounds in PoweJ  River harbor.  The boat owners have been notified by letter froif  Resident Manager D. A. Evans "to remove your boat fvoM  the company's mooring booms, on or before April 30, 194|l  also  from   adjacent  waters ;���.- _���!  used for company operations, and to vacate permanently."  Any boat-owner who does  not move his boat on or before April 30 will be considered  a trespasser on company property and "the company will be  obliged to obtain immediate  possession of said premises in  order to efficiently carry out its  operations."  NO SHELTER  For the 12 to 15 small boat-  owners, the edict means they  will have no shelter for their  boats. There is sheltered anchorage at Lund but it is not big  enough to take care of the traffice.  . ��� I ���  The Westview wharf will be  open to larger vessels around  May 1st, but as yet the facilities  for small boats are totally inadequate. The benefits of the ap-  Messrs. J. F. Jacobson, H. Binning and T. Hurst attended the  Social    Credit    Convention    in  Vancouver last week,  *    *    *  Mrs. J. Eadie returned, from  Vancouver Thursday. She was  accompanied by her daughter,  Marion who is on a month's vacation.  Squamish9s  Modern Service  Yarwood  |       * TOILETRIES  I       ��� COSMETICS  1  MilUWlli-IHIffininiillHIHIHIlllBUIIHIHII  PRESCRIPTIONS  |FOUNTAIJ^ -y  llliHIlHillHilllHIIllHllli-illliHUIHI  Refreshments were served.  ���.v.f.sTAjs:.;..:,^-.  ^���Me; Ro&yand Guhv Club hel^^  a stag Tuesday at the home of  Mr: Ross Chapman for Mr, Yoe-  man. Mr. Yoeman was presented  with a hunting jacket preceding  refreshments, and the evenings  entertainment.  The same evening Mrs. Sid  Bishop entertained a few ladies  in honor of Mrs. Yoeman. Those  present were Mrs. J. Frost, Mrs.  E. Bishop, Mrs. W. Bazley, Mrs.  N. Brooks.  * *    *  Quite a number of people  have been ill with flu recently.  It acts on different people in  different ways.  '���*   *   "*  Mr. and Mrs. Smith pf_ Gibsons Landing visited thei? son  Chuck Smith recently.  * *    *  On receiving word Friday that  her mother was very ill in Edmonton, Mrs. N. Feschuk made  reservations on Saturday midnight plane to reach her  mother's side. Word arrived Saturday morning that her mother  had passed away during the  night, but Mrs. Feschuk carried  through with the trip nevertheless to enable her to be present  a the services.  ,*..*'*  Mr. and Mrs. J. Gibson have  their son Sidney, who is with  the   R.C.N.,   visiting   them   on  leave. ' -  *.*���*���.-.  Mrs. F. Julien returned Sunday night after spending several days in Vancouver.  * *    *  Mr. J.' Craigen of the Coast  News, paid a short visit to  Squamish last weekend.  ���   ���       ���..-..'.������-*. *_<;.,...���'...  Mr. J. Holland left Monday  for Cranbrook to see his mother  who is very ill.  Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Hurren  spent last weekend with the  farmer's parents, Mr. and J. M.  G. Hurren;  Squamish Man  Weds City Girl  THII;   CANADIAN     Memorial  (Jhiurch, Vancouver/ was the  scent of a pretty wedding on  Saturday evening, April 6, ,1946  at 8:45 o'clock when Crystal  Alicia, youngest daughter of  Mrs. Alice Bowdery of Vancouver became the bride of Vernon  Harvey Hurren, son of Mr. and  Mrs. J. M. G. Hurren of Squamish. Rev. Sandford of Vancouver officiated, i  Given in marriage by her  brother, Jack Bowdrey, the  bride wore a gown of heavy  white satin with a sweetheart  neckline trimmed ith appliqued  white satin lilies. Her veil was  full length and she carried a  bouquet of roses, gardenias, and  white  snapdragons.  The bride's sister, Miss Lorraine Bowdrey, as maid of honor  wore a gown of green silk crepe,  with pink net. The bridesmaid  Miss Mildred Byford, was attired in pink net. Their bouquets  were of pink carnations, tulips  and daffodils.  Mr. Jim Hurren, brother of  the groom was best man. The  ushers were Mr. John Hurren,  brother of the groom, and Mr.  Irwin Stout.  A reception was held at the  John Gross Studios, after which  the bride and groom left for a  trip to Seattle. Mr. and Mrs.  Hurren will reside in Vancou-  propriatiori received from th  federal government (see separa|  story) will not be felt for son)  months yet, and in the meai!  time there is no place for t  small boat-owners to go.  Three of the owners ha've so,  their boats because of this.  A meeting of the wharf coi'  mittee to discuss the situati;:  is called for tonight.  Scale on Logs  Is Changed to  Cubic Measure  THE GOVERNMENT is ck_��j  ing the scale on pulp anl pej  er  logs  to  cubic  measure  A  greater   accuracy,   Lands  ister-   Kenny   told i Opposi  Leader Harold Winch and "  bert Gargrave in the House I  ..week.  The statement '^vas made  answer to ah assertion by W:  that the  B.   C.   log  scale  which royalties are based)  50 per cent below true measj  and that the province is lo:  hundreds of thousands of  lars annually.  Ml  ver.  Mrs. C. Harrison left Saturday  for Calgary to spend a month  with her daughter.  Mrs.   S.   Goad   of   Williams  Lake has been spending a few  days with her father, Mr. A. ���__,-���  Monroe.  Mrs. R. McNeil, received word  Tuesday morning that her brother, Mr. T. A. Wotruba, had  passed away suddenly at his  home in North Bend, Washing-  By B.C. House  InLondott  NEARLY seven-and-a-half  lion meals were served at  ish Columbia House in Lonl  during the period 1939-194j5|  cording to a summary of  services   sent   to   the   Pqi  River News by W. ,A*. McAc  Agent-General for British  umbia, in England.  In addition to the meals,  House also distributed cigare^  tobacco, books attd tickets,  cinema, sport and cora  events.  Here are the complete  gures:  Canteens:  Breakfasts 253,  main meals 1,025,975; tea m|  2,023,655;     light     refreshm  4,062,318;  seven annual Chinas dinners 2,100.  Tobacco department: Ci,  ettes distributed 140,000,  tobacco distributed 25,000 lb  Prisoner of war departmcj  Cigarettes distributed 1,209,  B.C. News letters 3,500; hot  musical instruments, etc.  Information and hospit^  bureau: Cigarettes to men  leave 1,489,100; theatre, cine:  sport and concert tickets 1  000; private hospitality i  sight-seeing tours.  Hospital services: Cigare  distributed 1.081,000; free me  to men in hospital blue 12,(  Officers' lounge: Lunche  and light refreshments serr  23,125. '/-v.  The National Film Board j  made several display prod  tions which present informat  on programs of vital natio:  concern. The aim is service1  the community.'

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