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Array -'i&^PS*  L. Flumerfelt, Correspondent  WARRANT Officer Tinman is  spending a few days here with  his ,.cousin, Miss Burrell. He  was stationed at Leemings,  Yorkshire, and this is his second  leave in six years. WO. Tin-  mans' home is in Santa Barbara,  California.  * *    *  Charlie Knowles, Gibsons  Landing, will come to. the  Creek any evening with fresh  salmon and cod. He has a  license to sell and,will come up  by boat and tie up at the wharf..  * .'. *���   *  Mr. and Mrs. Orr are having  quite a time with their children.  Both their son John and daughter June are on the casualty list.  John fell and\;gave his knee a  nasty cut, and June fractured  her arm. Both children are  getting along fine now so let's  hope it is all over for a while.  A meeting of the Roberts  Creek Players Club was held at  the home of Mrs. Hughes on  July 5 with four new members  present. It was decided that  the club would go into rehearsal  for two one-act plays, with the  added attraction -of -a dance following, to take place on August  '. 24. With plays commencing, this  fall new members wishing to  join will please contact Mrs.  Hughes.  ���*    *    *  Margaret Williams is spending a holiday with her family.  Mrs. Foley and Marilyn are  spehding a few days in Vancouver.  * *    *  It has been decided to keep  up the old-time dances here if  possible. A set of drums, are  needed   to _add ^-ti^||^shii^  ';tb'uche_jgf^  Adniissibn.^^^R^^IKIS^^^^/i  ,pne,:^p:^^^^^^^||^||y  ������ ^*i__fe^2^p3_fl^tb^_^  , of fun." W^M^Wv^y-^&SS^  Kathleeh^Gray has returned  to Vancouver, where she has  taken a j ob in the Kerrisdale  district.  * *    *  Mr. L. Olson and son Ira have  left here to work at Toba Inlet.  , sje * *  Art Collins and Les Green  have filed, application for the  Royal Canadian Air Force, and  are now waiting final word.  ���*Y,y*y\ *  Mrs. L. Olson is holidaying in  Portland, Oregon.  ....''."���'"������'.     *    *Y *  * Mrg;' __u Evans has returned;to .  her beach home for a holiday  with her daughters.  ���������' ./.:������      ������   *      *      *  Mr. arid��� Mrs. Gibbeson have  bought trie George Gray home  on the upper road.  * *    *  Mr. and Mrs. Quast and family are vacationing here.  * *    *  Mrs. L; Galbraith and daughters of New Westminster spent  a few days here and will return later for two weeks.  y *   * . * .  Miss Isabel McDonald is  spending a few days with her  sister, Mrs. E. Carlsqri;  Serving  a Progressive   &   Growing  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.    Egmpnt.  Hopkin's,' Landing,     Brackendale  J���;.:       ; Cheekeye, etc.  PttBXsXS-C-JD   BY TEDS   COAST  NEWS.   _.I__IT_13>  Business Office: Half Moon Bay, B. C.      Wational Advertising- Office: Powell River, B.  C.  Vol 1���No. 45  HALFMOON BAY, B. C.      Friday, July 19, 1946  5e Per Copy. $2.50 Per Year, by Mail  R.CM.P. TRAINS WITH T.CA,  ';:;:'With'-vthe.'>yreprganization.. of its  aviation section recently, the R.C.  M.P. posted Sergeant D. W. Dawson,  A.F.C., of iCalgary and Ottawa, to  Winnipeg to take Trans-Canada  Air Lines' pilots training, course.  Sergeant Dawson"toTned!"the R.C.  MP. in 1934 and transferred to its  aviation division in 1938. With the  outbreak of war he enlisted in the  R.CA.F. and served first as an  instructor and later on coastal  patrol out of Newfoundland. He  returned;to police service last fall.  He is seen with J. H. Tudhope,  general manager, operations, Trans-  Canada Air Lines, under whose  direction the training wing  operates. He qualifies shortly for  an air transport instrument rating.  form of a beach:pa^ty, where a  wiener roast waJ^enjoyed  by  ^h^Yihvit^'yg-^stsi'^;  : '���*.<#��� ;Z ���-/. *W'#Ji'  *B  NEW ZEALAND  WOMAN  VISITS  PARENTS HERE  *  .r?f:s"-.'  Roberts Creek lost a resident  in the death of Mr. F. Hare)'who  suffered a heart attackYwhile^at  his work. He leaves his wife  and son Brian, also his parents,  who are residents of the Creek.  Mr. Hare was 46 years of age.  ���.������" ���-.*    *    *  The/new time table of the  Union Steamships seems to be a  little off ^schedule, the usual  Saturday boat which used to  arrive at four o'clock now  shows up close to six;  Gail MacKenzie celebrated  her   seventh   birthday   in  the  is   now.  llgirl^Yh^' ' '"  Yweeks' holiday..: -    '  * *    *  Mrs. J. Edlund made, a trip  to  Vancouver to  spend  a  few  days.  ���*���*���*  David Doutilier, the Co-op  store manager, has left for Saskatoon to meet his wife who  arrived in Halifax aboard tEe  Queen Mary on July 4, with a  contingent of war brides and  children. Mrs. Boutilier has  her 18-month-old son with her.  * * . * ���  Mrs. J. Lindwell made a return trip to Vancouver by ferry  last Thursday.  Mr>.. .N. Cotton is acting as  manager at the Co-op store during Mr. Boutilier's absence.  * * sl��  Miss Betty Hughes is spending a few days with her parents,  Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Hughes.  '     *    *    *  Mae West is certainly travelling a long way from home these  days, she was found enjoying a  dip in the ocean, here last week.  After it all boiled, down it turned out to be a life jacket used  by the R.CA.F. It was to be reported to the police in case  some  airman  had been forced  down on the water.  ���������������, *    *    *  A scene reminiscent of the  gold   rush; took   place   at   the  they -r^ceivejdYas shipllientYpf^'-^  dozen pair of nylon hose.   The^'  came   in   the   back   door   and  passed; just as quickly out the  front. Y  ' t *    *    *  ���MrYWeal had a slight accident  while doing repairs at the Kewpie jfamp, the hose which he  was using to paint with suddenly decided to break and he  sprayed himself instead of the  building with red paint.  GI^NTHAM^SV  LANDING   -r-  &=��:  lane  ltingYi  : Mrs. K" Pf l^bh^ty^PWest  Vancouver, has.been spending a  few days with her aunt, Mrs.  A H. Huycke at Grantham's.  Mrs. Billingham made the entire trip from Auckland to Vancouver by air, with stops at  Honolulu and San Francisco.  She/will remain in Canada until Mr. Billingham returns from  war service with the merchant  navy.  TED  OSBORNE  SUFFERS BRUISE  IN  SECHELT���Ted Osborne of the  Osborne Logging Co. Ltd. at  Narrows Arm came very close  to having a fracture in his right  foot when he was struck by  some logging rigging Saturday  last. A visit to St. Mary's hospital at Garden Bay proved  that it was nothing but a bad  bruise. One pf his men, James  S. Henderson of Mission City is  ���in the same hospital suffering  from a fractured bone in his left  yfoot and some fractured ribs.*  Henderson was injured Monday  8th when he was struck a glancing blow by the slack skyline  when the mainline broke. He is  making fairly good recovery.  Japanese Mines  LEADERS  CONFER  Community Groups  Co-ordinate Activities  PERMANENT co-ordination of provincial community centre work has been assured by the recent founding of  the B.C. Community Centre Organization.  The organization, officially announced Thursday, was  formed following the week-long conference of 70 community  leaders who met in late Jujne at the University of British  Columbia. ,   The new body under  President W. R. McDougall,  principal of North Vancouver High school, will "act as  a co-ordinating body to provide for exchange of information among members"  and "to facilitate the work  of local community centres.  Farewell Parly  Honors Selma  Soderman  >>  ��� ���'    ';..*-   -'.  :- v-  THE;   CtoADIAN   Navy    has  '���': ��������� iteu^^ij^ ,;  unusually dangerous Japane��e  . mines - are broking away from  their moorings m the Pacific  and drifting3 to the British Columbia coast.  Civilians are warned not to  go near She mines.  The navy said safety devices  on more than half the mines  found along the coasi we_* d*>  -fec-ive.   '":z -  A FAREWELL party was given  in^ honorybf Mffiss Selmay Spder-  man Jiily 9, a^"t  ;'d^hc^iyy;' '''������ 3M- i yy"t:--Y;:/ ���; .y -y J  ;|yieyi^ihjg^^  ' y nspn;YJune yHunt,y Pafricia| Mc-  Cormack, Tess Martin, Donne  Matheson, Lucy Martin and  Colleen Brooks, Mr. Marsh  Hurren, Don McRae, Bryan  Buckley, Jack Mahood, Albert  Lassman, Garnet Marks, Johnny  Drinka   and  Joe   Skerret.  A suitcase was presented to  Miss Soderman as a farewell  gift and she showed immense  appreciation. We are all sorry  to see her leave and f e do  hope she has enjoyed being  here among all of us as much  as we have enjoyed being in  her presence.  Miss Soderman will be joining her parents at Qualicum,  V. I.  Britannia  Ladies Honor  Mrs. S. Elliot  ON WEDNESDAY, July 10, the  ladies of Britannia townsite  gathered in the gymnasium to  honor Mrs. Sidney Elliott, formerly of London, England, the  first overseas bride to settle in  this community.  The guest of honor was presented with a fifty-two piece  dinner set, appropriately bearing as ay pattern, a replica of a  |bou^et^��f^#ers puesieEtedto  YQueen^jEhzabeth, Staring her  visit to Canada.  The gathering was sponsored  by the combined efforts of the  Ladies' Guild and Ladies' Auxiliary. Everyone entered the  spirit of the games and contests  that were held during the evening and all reported a very  enjoyable time.  Preliminary work- has been  done by an interim committee  under the presidency of Gordon  M. Wilson, director of Fairview-  Mount Pleasant Y.M.C.A. Director of the recent U.B.C. conference was Elizabeth V.  Thomas, special lecturer in  group work with the U.B.C.  social work department.  Officers of the new council  are:  Honorary president, Dr. G. M.  Shrum, director of the U.B.C.  extension department; president, W. R. McDougal, principal  of North Vancouver High  school1; vice-president, Don Forward, manager of Prince Rupert  Gsvic - Centre; secretary-treasurer, C.^F. 'Leslie, executive  director of Alberni and district  Memorial Centre.  Committee     chairmen:     program  and   leadership,   Graham  Bruce,   director   of   "Vancouver  *"��� Night; sch��o_^^cilMes/'Charfbs  Spencer, Kamloops Sports Centre;  administration and  organization,  Bob Torrence,  director  of West Vancouver Youth Centre; advisory, Marjorie V. Smith,  U.B.C. extension department.  Members at large include  Jack Wilson, National Film  board; Mrs. E. B. Clegg, Sechelt  Community Centre; C. Stewart  Clark, Chilliwack Youth and  Community Centre; Mrs. D. J.  Brewer, Burnaby School board;  Dr. Henrietta Anderson, Victoria Recreation council; Miss E.  Forster, I. R. Hignett and Major  Douglas H. Harker.  Sechelt Folk  Welcome New  Phone Hours  THE RECENT introduction of  special hours for service in  the Sechelt Government Telegraph office is very much welcomed by the residents of the  Peninsula. A telephone operator  is on duty 10 a.m. to 12 noon  and from one p.m. to six p.m.  Sundays and holidays now. It  wasn't very long ago that it  took the combined efforts of  most telephone subscribers in  the area to get a telephone call  through when the office was  closed for holidays. Page Two  TI_E COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  Ji  Friday, July 19, 1946  3 Lines  (15 Words)  for 35c     3  Insertions  (same ad)  60c  ilxtra words, above 15-word min., 2c each. Cash with order.  Notices,  Engagements, Marriages, Deaths, etc., 75c insertion  LITTLE ADS - - - BIG RESULTS!  1  1  The Listening Posi  j  AT OTTAWA  By Charles Clay  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.  OIL BURNERS  CONVERT your present wood  or coal stove to a mdoern oil-  burning range with the famous  "Queen" Oil Range Burner.  Order now for July and August  delivery from your local stockist  and distributor, Tommy Thomas  ���Madeira Park,. Pender Harbour. Installations arranged  promptly. Personal attention to  all inquiries. "Quaker" Oil Circulating Heaters also arriving  shortly. 44  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.  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.  MARINE   REPAIRS  We are specialists in general  repairs, electric and acetylene  welding. Westview Machine  Shop,  Westview, B.C.  MISCELLANEOUS  5AWS GUMMED, lawn mowers  overhauled and sharpened,  icissors, shears and knives  ground. Apply W. W. Burroughs, Westview, B.C. . tf  *~ FOR SALE  TWO - YEAR - OLD 30' x 7' 10"  troller, guaranteed perfect  condition, 7-9 h.p. Easthope engine, gurdies and full equipment. E. F. Lewis, Halfmoon  Bay. 47  FOR SALE  17y2 FT. SPEED boat hull new  last year $400.00 or will trade  for 3-room house on skids or  float of same value. Write or  call F. W. Kolterman, Halfmoon  Bay. 46  FOR SALE  WE HAVE waterfront property  from Gibsons Landing to  Pender Harbour. E. W. Parr  Pearson, representing Consolidated Brokers, 942 West Pender  St., Vancouver. tfn  FOR SALE  TWO HOUSES on adjoining  waterfront lots at Selma Park  with pleasant sea view. One  house is comparatively new  and well constructed, has 6  rooms, glassed in sun porch, circulating fireplace and bath  room with full plumbing. The  second house is situated close  to the beach, has 4 rooms lined  with 3 ply, running water and  a toilet.  Both houses for $6,800  or will sell separately.  *    *    *  Five room house about five  years old in good repair, 120  acres, 2 cleared, the remainder  in second and old growth tim-  SINCE budget debates usually  take not less than five weeks,  and since there are a number of  unfinished items of business on  the parliamentary agenda* experienced members of parliament doubt whether the present  session will continue to the end  of its business, and expect early  August adjournment for two  months.    -  The federal government is  turning down the British Labor  government plan to train in  .Canada the bulk of the United  Kingdom peace time army and  air force.  Heavy pressure is being  brought to bear on the federal  government by the . Canadian  Retail federation to admit into  Canada, free of duty, any class  or kind of merchandise not now  being manufactured in Canada,  but the government, needing  continued high revenue, is reluctant to forego this source of  income.  The two-point rise in the cost  of living index during the month  of May, and a similar rise forecast for the month of June, convince the opposition as well as  the government that determined  effort must be made to hold  controls.  The   government   is   embar-  of the Spanish dictatorship.  SOCIALISTS ACTIVE  The' Saskatchewan' CCF government's active y/arfare against  widespread farm weeds ��� particularly mustard and stinkweed  ���now includes airplane spraying with 2-4-D. This is the first  time in Canada an airplane has  been used for such low-flying  spraying, and is feasible only  on level ground.  To expand fishing projects,  Saskatchewan government has  set up a royal commission to  study production, processing,  marketing of prairie lake fish.  With a fleet of 21 buses covering x 3,300 miles of highway,  the Saskatchewan government  now plans adding 27 more buses  to its operations and increasing  correspondingly the highway  mileage.  Control of consumer credit by  Saskatchewan provincial authorities is in the cards, and the expectation is that a minister of  the crown with a special department will be organized to  do the regulating.  The Saskatchewan government is going*to set up a factfinding committee to inquire into "parity" prices for farmers  and "parity" wages for workers.  ber.    Running   water   is   piped    rassed by the growing number     TRENDS "DOWN UNDER'  from a good stream running  through property. On the main  highway about \xk miles from  stores, post office and wharf at  Halfmoon Bay. Price $3,000.00.  Terms: Half down, balance  $35.00 per month.  *'���*.*'  Property   on   main   highway (  one mile west of East Roberts;  Creek, school.   Well constructed  2-year-old   3-room   house,   full  plumbing,    cement    foundation.  Stable 18' x 18', Garage (1) 26'  x  22'   with   cement  foundation  and   floor,   garage   (2)   16'   20'  cement    floor,    261/_    acres,    3A  acre cleared.   Nice stream, running   through   property.    Price  $2,750.00.  CONSOLIDATED BROKERS  LIMITED  942 West Pender Street,  Vancouver, B. C.  Local Representative:  E.  W. PARR PEARSON,  Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  WANTED  FOR   SIX   months   or   longer,  from   October   1st,   4-roomed  cottage.   Box S, Coast-News. 47  FOR SALE  KROEHLER    Bed    Chesterfield  (loose   cushions).    In   perfect    heating apparatus, Swedish pa-  of veterans who are to join  wartime sweethearts, but moral  pressure brought on the Cana- ,  dian passport office to refuse  passports to such philanderers  has so far been unsuccessful and  there are no legal ways of preventing the issue of passports  to citizens. Pressure by the Canadian Legion arid welfare organizations on the British government to debar entry is next  expected development.  Behind the government's plans  to get more workers back to the  farms, including the recent removal from unemployment insurance benefits of young men  now unemployed by having  farm experience and refusing to  return to the farms, are the following statistics: 30 percent of  Canada's total working force is  engaged in primary agriculture,  16 percent of her working force  is engaged, in food processing  and distribution, 32 percent of  her manufacturing plants are  food plants, 12 percent of every  dollar invested in Canadian  manufacturing is in food pro-5  cessing plants.  EUROPEAN  RECONSTRUCTION  By   experimenting   with   oil-  Canadian economists are wondering whether Australians^ are  more shrewd or more rash than  Canadians, since Australia with  much less war surplus than Canada has nevertheless sold surplus to the amount of $144,000,-  000, while Canadian War Assets  corporation sales of surplus total*  only $179,000,000.  The Department of Aircraft  Production in Australia has  blue-prints for a new six-roomed sheet-steel house, capable of  being designed in several ways,  and a 5000-a-year production  rate has been planned.  Leading the world in antituberculosis measures, the Australian federal government has  set up an annual grant of $900,-  000 a year to pay special allowances to tuberculosis sufferers  to encourage them to stop work  and receive special treatment  until cured.  San Francisco  condition. Cover Blue Mohair  $45.00. George Graham, Upholsterer, Hopkins Landing      1  SHOP  .,.!  '������%,.* 'Z     ,    "      -,  MAIL  from  Powell Stores Ltd.  L  Powell River, B. C.  The north coast's Most Modern Department Store  per and board mills, which last  year operated at 75 percent capacity, expect this year to operate at 100 . percent capacity.  Sweden is the first nation to  ^provide unlimited hospitalization to every citizen in need of  it, the new law, having all-inclusive compulsory health insurance clauses, going into effect  on July 1, 1950. Cheapest rate  will be about $8 a year.  Gift from Canada through the .  federal department of fisheries  a   million   speckled -trout   eggs  were shipped recently to France  to assist restoration.  .     With high aluminum production faciHties bu^^     poor mar-  - ket, Norwegian "authorities are  experunehting to find new uses  for alumihuin, latest being aluminum shingles which appear to  have economic   advantages   as  well as contributing to' improved house engineering.  Discovery of Franco espionage activities in France, revealed by arrests of agents, is expected to hasten the downfall  Plans Another  World's Fair  IT MUST be the climate. Anyway, San Francisco is beginning to plan for another World's  Fair, to go three years (1948-50).  Theme: To commemorate the  discovery of gold ahd California's admission to the union in  1850.  California's last World's Fair  held on Treasure Island in San  Francisco Bay in 1939, went $9  million in the red, including six-  and a half million dollars, subscribed to finance it. Creditors  got an 82 per cent payoff.  WEST HOWE SOUND  CHIMNEY SERVICE  Hopkins to Pender Harbour  FIREPLACE and CHIMNEY  BUILDING SWEEPING and  REPAIRS  Address letters to  Gibsons Landing Post Office  Proprietors:  Lloyd Roller Clif Ladd  General  Merchant  Bus stop at Sports  Fishing Centre  HALFMOON BAY  Specializing in  Standard Oil Products  Wm. McFADDEN  Optometrist  510  West   Hastings Street  VANCOUVER  at Gibson's  Landing  EACH  Friday and Saturday  Eyes Examined and Glasses  Fitted  YOU WRECK 'EM  WE FIX'EM  ��� Complete Auto Body;  Ifenders, Radiators and Top  Repairs  at  City Prices.  ��� AUTO PAINTING  OUR SPECIALTY!  SECHELT  GARAGE  AL MEE  "Prompt Attention To Mail Orders!"  ir RESTORE FURNITURE:  Beds, Springs, Mattresses  -fc General Electrib APPLIANCES: Radios, Refrigerators &  ��� Washing Machines  ^r FURNITURE: Occasional Tables, Cedar Chests, Lamps etc  ORANS FURNITURE  WJESTVIEW, B. C. - Phone 230  Ji ��� Friday, July 19, 1946  THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  Page Three  "Worshippers who are kind  enough to contribute buttons to  the collection plate are requested to bring their own and not  pull them off the hassocks.".  This plea is made by the Rev.  G. R. Balleine, vicar of St.  James's church, Bermondsey. in  the current parish magazine.  SIGNIFICANT TITLES  There are some people who  expect religion to pay them  something in the next world  also.  LAIRD'S  General Store  at the Wharf  Halfmoon Bay  Groceries  Meats  Fruit  Vegetables  WHEN AT. THE DOCK  REPLENISH YOUR STOCK  0VB  Regular  Scheduled  Freight Service  THREE TIMES  WEEKLY  from  Vancouver  to  Gibsons Landing  Barges leave our Vancouver  Dock every MONDAY, WEDNESDAY and FRIDAY at  6 p.m. sailing direct to GIBSONS LANDING. Your  freight will be waiting for  you at 8 a.m. next ^morning.  FRIDAY barge will also call  at Blubber Bay, Van Anda,  Lang Bay, Stillwater, Pender  Harbour, Half Moon Bay and  Sechelt.  Transportation  Limited  Vaucoui^r Jggrge  illtary Operations  "CODE names were both colorful and significant," says the  . Christian Science Monitor in an  article dealing with titles given  to various military and naval  operations during the recently  concluded* war.  Many of the titles originated  with'   Winston   Churchill*   who  shifted   "Crossbow"   to  "Body-  . line" when Nazi rockets became  a major peril.  "You can practically hear the  chuckles," says the Monitor,  "that .must have run through  American headquarters in Europe when they gave the name  to OPERATION GRAB BAG.  "And any remaining notion  that the British have, no sense  of humor must have disappeared along with OPERATION  NIP-OFF and OPERATION  PUFF.  During the war, some of the  code names for military undertakings were grimly humorous.  OPERATION ELEPHANT was  code for the job of looking after  Prime Minister Churchill. One  of its features was a mobile antiaircraft battery that followed  him everywhere...  A REAL GRABBAG  There is little now to restrain  the name-makers. GRAB-BAG  suddenly appeared in the news a  few days ago. This was the seizing of smugglers' boats on the  Danube River by soldier "constabulary" and special agents of  the United States Army.  PUFF was the recent evacuation of 750 Eurasian women and  children from the interior of  Java to Batavia., It was done by  Britishr troops. .���-NIP-OFF was  the British repatriation of Japanese from .Southeast Asia.  STORK, also a British operation, involved the evacuation of  children from Holland and Belgium after the war.  General Eisenhower's latest  report, on the European war has  focused interest on operations  heretofore not known generally  by their technical names:  The operations to seize the  bridges over the Rhine River  were MARKET (airborne) and  GARDEN (land).  OPERATION VARSITY was  the airborne assault across the  Rhine River.  UNDERTONE, was the major  offensive south of the Moselle  River.  GOLDFLAKE was the process  of moving units of troops from  Italy to the Western Front.  In CLARION, 9,000 aircraft  took part in a general bombardment against German-occupied  Europe.  The amazing operation that  took the men off the beach at  Dunkirk in 1940 was called  DYNAMO.  These code names have many  a hidden clue. COBRA was the  plan of attack at St. Lo, France,  where seven weeks after D-Day,  the American First Army began  the breakout from the Nor- ���  mandy beachhead. .  CHURCHILL PICKED THEM  Mr. Churchill was the originator of many a 'code name. When  he chose one, it always expressed how he thought about the  siibjectY For example when he  wanted to name the German  rbckets, he called them CROSSING W, suggesting a cluihsy  weapon. Later when the rockets  became a'menace, he changed to  BODYLINE, which students of  cricket will recognize as unfair  tactics. !   .  ���  The majority of the original  operational code hanies concern  the European theatre of war.  This was probably due to the  numerous invasions aand phases  of attack there.  The first big operation was  TORCH, the invasion of North  Africa. There followed HUSKY,  the invasion of Sicily, and soon  after that, AVALANCHE, the  invasion of Italy. GRAPESHOT,  the Arno River (Italy) push, occurred some time later.  Then came the Second Front.  The actual invasion of France  was called OVERLORD; its first  phase was BOLERO, the stockpiling of material and the training of men, and the assault  phase was NEPTUNE. SLEDGEHAMMER and ROUNDUP, preliminary plans of invasion of  France, were canceled.  BY ANY OTHER NAME  The assault' crossing of the  Rhine in late March, 1946, was  known to Headquarters as  PLUNDER. The Canadian crossing in the north was VERITABLE, and the American drive  to invest the Ruhr was GRENADE. The invasion of southern  France was called ANVIL.  The following are the secret  meetings of the top men and  their JCOS (Joint Chiefs of  Staff), which were all labeled  with a code name:  TRIDENT ��� Roosevelt, Churchill, JCOS-Washington, May,  1943.  QUADRANT���Roosevelt, Churchill, JCOS-Quebec, August,  1943.  SEXTANT���Rposevelt, Churchill, JCOS-Cairo, November,  1943.  ARGONAUT ��� Roosevelt,  Churchill, Stalin, JCOS-Yalta.  OCTAGON���Roosevelt, Churchill, JCOS-Quebec.  Operation PLUTO was one for  puzzle fans. Between England  and the coast of France, there  was laid a Pipe Line Under The  Ocean.  Although the Pacific area did  not have as many operational  code names, there were some  that were very clever.  The occupation of Japan is  known as BLACKLIST, the  sinking of 24 Japanese submarines was called ROADS  END, and the proposed invasion  of Japan, OLYMPIC and CORONET.  When Admiral Mountbatten  and General Stilwell went on a  mission to invest Burma it was  called CAPITAL. The invasion  of Burma was called DRAC-  ULA, and the feeding of starving hillfolk there was HUNGER.  Among the Pacific amphibious operations were GALVANIC  (Gilbert Islands), FLINTLOCK  (Marshall Islands), and FORAGER (Mariana Islands).  Two groups of specially trained  American   troops   in   China  were   named    GALAHAD   and  MARS.  AND SO IN PEACE  Operations, however, are not  restricted to wartime, as we  have had quite a few since then.  They are: -        -     ���.  MUSKOX and DIANA���-Testing equipment'in Northern Canada/ - ;:fv- ���      z     ���'���' ���'  ";'; '��� :",l'Y  ICEBERG '-�� Testing underwater - craft in the North Sea;"  NURSERY���Roundup of over  1,000 - underground leaders in  Germany and Austria.'  ECLIPSE ��� Disposal of thousands of German Army dumps.  TAL^YHQ ^Lightning-quick  British and American drives  into .German cities and towns to  check homes; aricl people for hidden arms, forged papers, and the  like.  LIFEBUOY ��� An effort to  wipe out the last vestiges of Nazi  influence in all branches of public and professional life in Germany.  Every Army command post,  from Allied headquarters down  to the smallest service company  orderly room, went by a code  name���often one based on the  commanding officer's home  town or the name of his wife or  perhaps a horse or puppy. Telephone exchanges were also in  code to minimize the information  to be gained by enemy spies  from tapping Signal Corps  wires.  Most famous of all, perhaps, is  OPERATION CROSSROADS,  name given to the Atom Bomb  tests at Bikini Atoll.  GRANTHAM'S  LANDING  Jim Rennie, Correspondent  MISS MARGARET Fraser who  is personal shopper at Woodward's Ltd. was the guest over  the weekend with the Misses  Potter.  * *    *  Mr. and Mrs. Nansen and family of Vancouver are spending  the month of July at Grantham's.  >;t    *    #  Miss Louise Fletcher has left  for  Camp  Antaban  where  she  will spend the next two weeks.  * *    *  Pat and Sylvia Bowen will,  be the guests of Mrs. Ellis at  Ellisholme for one week.  * * ' ��� *  ��  Mr. and Mrs. Alf Estabrook  with Joy and Jamie were the  guests of Mr. and Mrs. Tringle  for a few days at Beach cottage.  Miss Mary Donald was a week  end visitor at Granthams.  * *    *  Mr. and Mrs. Vaughn Moore  have added two saddle ponies  to their estate. It's something  new for us to see riders in costume and hear the clop clop of  galloping horses on the road.  * * ���'  *  Cadet Vic Stevenson of the  Seaforth Highlanders has arrived back from camp and reports having had a wonderful  time.  * *    *  Mrs. R. C. Macquarrie is visiting with her daughter, Mrs.  Chambers Jr. at Grantham.  sic * *  Mrs. Thomson was a weekend visitor at Vancouver where  she went to meet her husband  Pilot Officer Thomson who has  been on the Atlantic ferry service and is at present awaiting  discharge before entering the  U.B.C.  Wilf Scott  TRANSFER  "REDROOFS"  HALFMOON BAY  General Trucking  Let us help you solve  your transportation  problems!  Pender Harbour Traders Ltd.  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At Mail Order Prices  Phone or Mail Your Order Today  .'* j .' Page Four  THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B.C.  Friday, July 19, 1946  TEXADA NARRATIVES  OTTAWA'S determination to fight inflation in Canada with the same old  weapons of price control and subsidy is  seen to be re-affirmed by the dollar parity  move, The Financial Post observes editorially. The weapons have been changed  a little, btfjt are still basically the same.  "It is to be hoped that horrible examples of U. S. price increases in the  early days after demise of OPA don't  scare Canadian officialdom into reversing  or slowing down its domestic decontrol  policy," says The Post. "If labor leaders  will let their followers stay on the job and  produce goods, it is to be expected that  the general U. S. price, level will soon lose  much of its violent upward thrust. It is,  of course, commonly expected that U. S.  prices generally will level off substantially higher than the present. It has long  since been recognized in Canada that,  human nature being what it is, our mighty  price control machinery could not completely stop price increases,' only keep  the brakes on, slow down the rise, give us  'controlled inflation'.  "Production, torrents of goods, dynamic  new enterprise, the maximized flow of  trade���those are the only ways to price  stabilization and the avoidance of inflation  disasters. Canada must continue to progress with the de-control job.'*  Q  9  The Restless Wren   ,   Relaxed Controls  WHERE does a wren get all its energy? The  house wrens, for instance, build substantial  nests and raise two broods a year, seldom less  than four to a brood, sometimes twice that  number. They give the chicks good care, feed  them generously, watch them with vigilance  until htey can fend for themselves. That should  be enough for any pair of birds. But so energetic is the cock wren that he spends much of  the season building extra nests or hoarding nest  material that will never be used.  This dynamic mite seems to be fascinated by  any possible hiding place for his nest material.  He simply can't pass up a clothespin bag,r for  instance. But his judgment is erratic. HeThas  been known to spend a whole day trying to fill  a pair of bathing trunks with twigs. And he  will seek out any pair of overalls or work trousers hung to dry and stuff each pocket with  twigs. Housewives have found their best enk  broidered pillowcases stuffed with such wren  hoardings on many a Monday evening When  they went to bring in the washing.  Out of curiosity, one countryman hung a capacious old couch cushion cover on the line  where a particularly energetic cock wren would  surely find it. He left it there six weeks, and  day after day that wren strove to fill this remarkably convenient hiding* place.    Not ever^y|Ys  a  hour of every day, to be sure, for he took time  out to patrol the nest where his mate was brooding, to gather his share of food for the eventual  chicks, or merely to sing his own sweet song.  But at the end of six weeks he had stowed away  three-quarters of a bushel of twigs in that one  cushion cover.  The old adage about the busy bee and the  energetic ant might well be supplemented by  one about the restless wren, one of the most  persistent workers that ever spread a wing.  Other Opinions  "A MAN OF PECULIAR VIEWS"  GEORGE Blair Gordon is president of the Canadian Manufacturers' Association. He is also  president of the Dominion Textile Company.  He is also a man of old-fashioned���one might  almost say, reactionary���economic ideas.  Mr. Gordon's peculiar views were clearly  brought out at the C.M.A. convention in Toronto last month. He told members that Canada would have to produce more than ever before in order to maintain financial stability,  provide adequate employment, and keep her  place among the trading nations of the world.  It is evident that Mr. Gordon has lost touch  with current thought on the subject of economics. Accordingly, we are pleased to provide  him with a skeleton outline of present-day economic theory, as follows:  (1) The best way to maintain employment  is to go on strike; (2) the less you produce,  the  more  there  is  for  everybody;   (3)   if  people work half as long, they double their .  output, and should therefore be paid three  times as much; (4) wages have absolutely  nothing to do with prices; (5) there is no  such animal as a consumer���and if there is,  he is probably a Fascist; (6) if all the'factories were run by the state, their production would be so vast that none of us would  need to work or pay taxes.  This is only a dough outline, of course: if  Mr. Gordon wants something more extensive,  he can write us a letter and say so.   Better still,  he can go to practically any mass meeting and  bend an ear.   He will hear all this and more.  Much, much more."  ���THE CALGARY HERALD  WAGE CONTROL in the Dominion is to be  relaxed. War labor boards will be given  power to grant increases where these seem  "just and reasonable", in the cases of employees  earning more than $250 per month. This blanket easement is of course aimed to induce stability in* industrial affairs, to speed up the  handling of appeals for wage adjustments, and  to avoid interruptions of production.  That something was needed to bring about  these happy results has been obvious, for  wage disputes have beenv^&ppling the industrial machinery at a time when this should be  operating at a maximum. The power thus given  to these boards will have to be exercised with  discretion if these desirable results are to be  achieved without stimulating inflation. Marking up the scale of wages can be dangerous  unless there is a corresponding increase in the  output of things to buy.,  ��    y,  .        .  The Latest  YOU WOULD think that everyone on this continent at laest would know that the only  person" making, or allowed to, make, atomic  bombs is; Uncle; Sam;   AncL the widest publicity;:  -1las"Dee^^  ernment, with Great Britain and Canada concurring, to allow no private firm or individual  to go into the business���ever.  But that has not kept a bunch of Montreal  crooks from selling an atomic gold brick to  suckers. They are said to have separated half  a million dollars from an undetermined number  of greedy fools, who expected to make a fortune out of an "atomic bomb."  Let Us Think: Alike  \    By MRS. OLIVEH DUBOIS  As I sit alone and pondej-, ^ Y :  My thoughts are far away;        . ������' j  I like to think of things'gone by  And not of things today.  For today the world is in such a state,  So full of selfishness, greed and hate;  I wish I was a girl again,  And with my little playmates playing.  When one is young you feel so free,  And that's the way the world should be;  It would be such a happy place  To see a smile on every face.  .v  When we learn, one and all, to give,  Then we will learn, one and all, to live;  So let us learn this lesson  And God will give his blessin'.  Bible Reading  AND THERE shall be signs in the sun, and in  the moon, arid in the stars; arid upon the earth  distress of nations, with perplexity! the sea and  K| waves roaring; Men's hearts failing them for  fear, and for lpoking after those things which  are coming on the earth: for the powers of  Heaven shall be shaken. And then shall they  see the Son of man coming in a cloud with  power and great Glbry.  So likewise ye, when ye see these things  come to pass, knowye that the Kingdom of  God is nigh at hand.  Heaven and earth shall pass away: but My  words shall not pass away.  ���St. Luke, 21:25-27,31,33.  ��iseovery  By Violet Seaman  A NEAT little fishing craft,  scarcely more than row-boat  with sail,, sidled up to Texada  Island along its northwest  shore. Harry Trim stepped  onto the beach, pulled his small  boat up and fastened it. He  walked over the clean little  pebbles, crossed the driftwood,  then went up the hillside among  the firs and cedars where salal  grew thickly.  What made Harry Trim, fisherman, head for Texada Island  that bright day in 1871? What  made him choose that particular  spot of land? Perhaps a sudden  wind sent him ashore.. yMaybe  he wanted a break from the  day's fishing in his cramped  quarters. Or perhaps it was just  that he was destined to open, all  unconsciously, the second chapter in Texada's history.  CONTRAST  What a contrast existed between Harry Trim, fisherman in  1871, arid Pilot Jose Maria Nar-  vaez, explorer in 1791. Both  sailed the same waters, bpth  looked with interest on Texada  Island. But Naryaez and his  ragged sailors, in their battered  schooner, flying the flag of  Spain, were a far cry from Harry  3 Trim, solitary fisherman in a  neatly rigged craft. Texada  Island linked them.  Yet Trim was a discoverer too.  As he wandered up the steep  hillside that day, his attention  was caught by unusual rock formations and colors. Pieces of  reddish rock were here and  there. A whole bluff was daubed  with the rusty tones.  TnMYchippe ;  found metallic indications inside. He kicked away the mossy  grass from the ground and found  more evidence of iron.  Excitement speeded the action  of Trim. He hurriedly examined the rock and ground to the  east and the south . It looked  as though a whole iriountain of  iron protruded from the earth.  He gathered samples of his  find and carried numerous specimens away from Texada with  him.  Trim took his ore samples to  his friend, S. P. Moody, part  owner of the Moodyville sawmill on. Burrard Inlet. Mr.  Moody's /interest '.was aroused.  However it was nearly two  years later when in June, 1873,  Trim and others actually proceeded to secure the property.  Almost at once the "Texada  Scandal" burst into the public  eye.  Professor Niels Bohr says the  nucleus of an atom is so dense  that a fist full of such matter  would weigh a billion tons.  MARVELUBE  OIL  Get the best out of your  high-speed motors!  Fill up here with Premium  Ethyl Gasoline. Hose delivery from float to boat.  W. P. PIEPER  Irvine's Landing  Pender Harbour  Miss P. Punnett/ Correspondent  COLI_\T GRAY has returned to  his parents' summer home after having his tonsils and adenoids removed in Vancouver  General hospital. Colin, the son  of Mr. and Mrs. Bob Gray, is  the little boy with the enlarged  heart.  * *    *  Miss June James spent her  week's vacation here with her  parents, Mr. and Mrs. B. H.  James.  . * Y*    *  Mr. Adair Moore is here from  the interior to spend two  months with his grandmother,  Mrs. W. Mo'ore at Miller's  Landing.  * *    *  ������ Mr. and Mrs...E.-Ambrose, of  Pincher Creek, Alta., spent a  few days last week with Mrs.  K. Rodger.  *'   *    *  Mrs. Buster Davies and her  three children Sally, Teddy and  Rene have arrived here to spend  the summer.  * *    *  Among the numerous picnics  to Bowen Island during the last  two weeks were Henry Birks  Ltd., Army and Navy Store,  B.C. Gas Co., Painters and Decorators and Marshall; WeUs.  The Longshoremen's picnic was  held here for the first time in  several years. Their annual  outings were cancelled during  wartime.  ���''..������ ��� .-���'���:'  The highlight of the Pro-rec  picnic on Sunday July 7, was  the election of a queen for 1946/  Miss; Betty Sftevierison was  chosen over 19 other contestants.  To Mr. and 'Mrs. Bill Jewitt  on    Wednesday,    July    10,    a  daughter, sister for Ann Marie.   ,  This is the fifth grand-daughter   j  of Mr. and Mrs. Jarhes Collins.  -.. ���*.. .* -*'���"'  There is a moonlight cruise  I  every Wednesday evening during July and August with daric-   j  ing in the pavilion to the music   I  of Carl Hodson's orchestra.  EXPERT   RADIO   REPAIRS  Your radio repaired in 48 hours  by   our   expert   radic^; engineers.  I We'convert battery sets to elec-  *\Tic. Ship to:  B. C. EI__qTRICAL REPAIR  Company  11061 Granville St.,  Vancouver, B.C.  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Chief Justice Sloan has  | at last received his delayed or-  ^fders from Ottawa, and will act  I as mediator in the dispute.  | The people of this commun-  fiKity are taking the enforced  |stoppage of work quite calmly  I and although everyone is af-  (|fected in some measure by the  ([strike, I wouldn't be altogether  pruthful if I said it Was the main  tftopic of conversation.  I  ||   Although  only. two  meals  a  r��iay'- (breakfast and supper) are  ,;J?emg served at the hotel, as yet  f./iobody seems to be getting thin.  The Ladies' Auxihary are operating a canteen, between 10  a.m. and 3 p.m. daily, serving  doughnuts, hot dogs, soup,  coffee and tea. The prices are  nominal and the canteen is being well patronized.  * *    *  The softball has rather taken  a back seat this last week, due  to the weather but Saturday,  July 13, saw the "Old Timers"  taking a laughing, rollicking defeat from the combined onslaught of theA ladies. Hold my  side please, until I laugh again.  * *    *  A dance was sponsored, Saturday, July 13, by the local  miners' .union. Truth ahd consequences were played at intervals throughout the evening. A  couple being picked by the  "Spot System" during a dance  and given a question to answer.  If the question was not answered correctly the couple had to  pay by doing a "stunt" as directed by the M.C.   If the question  was answered correctly the  M.C. became himself the victim  for this stunt.  The attendance, which was  fair, seemed to enjoy these  breaks Of the evening. Music  was supplied by The Rythem  Revelers who did their usual  good job.  * *    *  Mr. Lawrence Chisholm of the  R.C.A.F., after a trip to the British Isles, is home visiting his  parents, Mr. and Mrs. Hugh  Chisholm  * *    *  The big event of Sunday,  July 14, the "Fishing Derby" of  the Townsite Creek, was won  by Joe Barabach and Raymon  Bennett second, who up until  the deadline at 3:30 p.m. had  produced the biggest trout for  the judges' inspection. Just to  show what really could be done,  Bill Clifton arrived five minutes  after the deadline with a trout  fully an inch longer than the  winner.  SUFFERING burns on his f left  forearm when a blowtorch  exploded in his hand, John  Cameron, Rodonda Bay Cannery employee, was brought to  Powell River General hospital  yesterday. The injured man  was brought to Lund by boat  and to Powell River by taxi.  Mr. Cameron is expected to  remain in the hospital for a few  days.  One great resemblance between those who are wealthy  and those who are not is that  both, as a rule, have some poor  relations.-r-Lady Nancy Astor.  WON'T IT MAKE THE COWS  FEEL RATHER SHEEPISH?  Joe swears that Bill picked  that one out of the sound and  that was the reason he couldn't  get back before the deadline.  lb���  I  I  I  1  I   ���  93'  I  k\  M  V.  (  t  I  I  6\  ^wduaid on the Wate^  -Cut    courtesy Forest and  Outdoors.  By EILEEN McLEOD  ONE OF the happiest persons I  know is a little blind girl. She  is 12 years of age and was blinded in an accident three years  ago. You would expect such a  tragedy to spoil the child's life,  but it hasn't.  "The other kids are so good  to me!" she exclaims. "They  play singing games and sitting-  down games, so I can play too."  This is true. Whenever Helen  comes out of her house the children flock around her1 to talk  and sing. They all love her. She  is so bright and cheerful and  tells them such wonderful stories.  "It's lucky I wasn't born  blind," she says. "I can remember colors and scenes. When:  the kids play with a red ball,  I know what it looks like."  "Don't you miss reading?" I  asked the child.  "Oh, but I can read ��� by  braille." She smiled. "I'm learning my lessons, too."  One of Helen's best friends is  an old man, badly crippled. Arm  in arm, they go for short walks  around the neighborhood. He  guides her footsteps and she  helps him along.  Million Dollar  Dam Project for  Campbell Lake  THE B.C. Power Commission  next winter will call tenders  for construction of a dam at  Ladore Falls to raise the level of  Lower Campbell Lake by 58  feet, S. R. Weston, chairman of  the commission, indicated Monday.  Clearing of the land which  will be flooded by raising the  lake level, and construction of  the dam will cost an estimated  $1,400,000.  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Regular  and special trips via  Howe Sound Ferries departing from Whytecliffe  or Fisherman's Cove.  SECHELT STORE  A good supply of general  merchandise always in  stock. Rennie's, Brack-  man-Ker's garden seeds.  Window glass cut to  order.  SECHELT INN  Excellent Dining Room���  Tea Rooms, soft drinks,  light snacks. Roller skating Rink, Friday evenings. 7-11 p.m.���-Dancing,  Shows at the Pavilion.  From the B. C. Capital  ��  *  For information, call or  phone Mr. R. S. Hackett at  Sechelt Store, 6r . Union  Steamships, Vancouver.  edica  CtfMOC��OOOlX5<X>CW_CK>ffO<W^COC  THE PROSPECT of establishing a faculty of medicine at  the University of British Columbia to'take care of the .125  prospective students who are  waiting and hoping for such an  establishment, took on a rosier  view during the week following  a conference between Premier  John .Hart and Dr. Norman  MacKenzie, president of the university.  Following the submission of  a report by Dr. C. E. Dolman  after his visit to eastern Canada, it was estimated that there  was little likelihood of the faculty of medicine being established for at least a year, but  following the conference between Dr. MacKenzie and the  premier, it is likely that a fresh  approach to the problem will  be made with a view to utilizing existing hospital facilities  in Vancouver, rather than waiting for the time when a university hospital could be constructed. The premier is hopeful that as a result of a reconsideration arid resuryey of the  situation by Dr. MacKenzie  that he may be able? to surmount the 'difficulties in connection with assembling a staff  so that the faculty may be established and ready for students in the fall season.  POWER COMMISSION  The B. C. power commission  has completed the erection of  poles for the connecting line between Peachland and Westbank  and the stringing of the wire  conductor is well advanced, it  was announced by Premier  John Hart. It is expected* to  have the small hydro-electric  plant at Peachland and the  large diesel plant at^Westbank  working in parallel about the  1st of August.  The foundation has been  completed for the new Diesel  power plant at Smithers and  work has started on the foundations for the new power house  at Vanderhoof.  INSPECTORS TO MEET  School inspectors from various parts of the province and  officials of the department of  education will meet from July  16 to 20 in Victoria, under the  chairrnanship of H. L. Campbell, chief inspector of schools,  it was announcde by the department.  The chief matter under discussion in all probability will  be the difficulty of school administration which has developed since the redistribution of  school districts was carried out  in April under the terms of the  Cameorn report.  OFFICIAL APPOINTED  J. R. Pollock of Victoria has  been appointed as director of .  visual education, a new branch  in the provincial department of  education, it was announced by  the office of the minister of  education,, the Honorable Dr. G.  M. Weir.  Mr. Pollock will commence  his duties on August 1, when he  will undertake a survey before  suggesting a comprehensive visual education plan to the department.  Regulations, governing gross ���  weights and dimensions of vehicles used oh the public highways, are to'be enforped again  following the relaxing of regulations during the war, it was  announced by the Honorable E.  C. Carsbh, ��� minister of public  worksL   '       v'y"^y ^'y  A meeting has been called for  July   18  in  Victoria. at  which .  opportunity  will be  given the  municipal authorities and operators of motor trucks and busses  to discuss the situation with  departmental officials.  TOURIST ACCOMMODATION  With more than 600 tourist  camps now in operation, a total  of 75 new tourist camps are  now under construction, it was  announced by the Honourable  Leslie Eyres, minister of trade  and industry.  The B.C. Travel Bureau,  however, issued a warning that  at the beginning of* next season,  this province will have to step  up promotion in order to secure  tourists. High standards of accommodation will have to be  maintained in order to keep  tourists in the province.  RELATIONS  Resumption of the inquiry  into provincial-municipal relations by H. Carl Goldenberg,  will start shortly, Premier Hart  announced.  Mr. Goldenberg will return to  Victoria on August from,Montreal, in.! order to complete his  work in drafting a report to the  provincial government. The  final hearings in all probability will be held on August 12  at which time the provincial  government will present its  case.  TAXATION STUDY  Premier John Hart and Mr.  Neil Perry, economic advisor  to the government, are now  making a very close study of  the budget address delivered  by the Honourable J. L. Ilsley,  to determine the effect of Mr.  Ilsley's proposals on provincial  economy. Mr. Hart is desirous  of securing all available data  on the proposals before he proceeds east to discuss these matters with the federal minister  of finance.  Jobs Needed  For Veterans  This Summer  FEAR THAT a sudden upswing  of summer unemployment  may cost some veterans the  chance to continue their education this fall was expressed  Tuesday by Dr. W. G. Black,  acting head of the University of  British Columbia employment  bureau. v  Although all students who  had applied were previously reported employed, "the situation  has changed considerable during  the past month and now we  have 400 who wouldfc be glad to  take jobs of any kind until the  end of September," Dr. Black  said.  .Besides this, Dr. Black for-  sees an additional number of unemployed students around the  middle of August when some  seasonal employment ceases, and  the summer session concludes.  These students will only be able  to work for one month.  Emphasizing that the stud-,  ents, 90 per cent of them ex-servicemen, "are not fussy" about  afford to leave town because of  having to pay double living  what kind of work they get, Dr.  Black ^pointed to the fact that  married veterans could not  costs as the only restriction on  employment student veterans  will take.  By ADELAIDE  THE ATTITUDE of parents toward each other has a tremendous influence upon the behaviour and attitude of their  children. As one writer has said  "Parents must present a united  front to their children." A father  may have a strong desire to interfere when he sees the mother  "give in" to six-year-old Fred's  coaxing���but instead of relieving himself by ah impatient remark or by "taking .it out on  the boy" by some unnecessary  reproof, he realizes that if any  constructive end is to be gained,  the. best thing to do is to talk  the situation over with mother  later. In their relationships with  their children the well-adjusted  parents will always try to view  their children's behavior objectively, that is as it would be  seen by an outsider. Their relations with the children will show  an intelligent' and sympathetic  understanding which will sbe reflected in their children's con-,  fidence in them. Neither a great  amount of the theory of child  management nor a great deal of  time spent in the study of methods of child training will be of  much avail if the parents themselves are worried, irritable, inconsistent, or "lose their tempers" in the presence. of their  children. Send your problems to  this column and I will do my  best to help you.  the past three weeks. They will ���  return to  San Francisco latter ���  part of August.  Mrs.  Austring  is sister of Mrs. Jorgenson. They M  all enjoyed the stay at Secret  Cove.  BAB  GENERAL STORE  IRVINE'S LANDING  PENDER*HARBOUR  Dealer in  U.S. Electric Light Plants  (now in stock)  Fairbanks-Morse Electric  Light Plants  Briggs-Siratlon Motors  Gasoline Driven Water  Pumps  Thor Gasoline Driven Washj  Machines  Radios  Oil Heaters and Ranges  Complete Stock of  Pipe Fittings  %  SECRET COVE  Inez  Willison,   Correspondent  MR. AND Mrs. Russell of Vancouver are spending their  holiday with Mr. J. Brynel-  son. They are also spending their  vacation holiday at their summer .cottage here.  * *    *  Miss Ida Jorgenson has returned home after a few days  in Vancouver on business.  Mr. and Mrs. W. Hastie of  West Vancouver stppped in for  a few days visit with Willisons  and Brynelsons on their way to  Princess Louise.  * .. *    * ��� ���.  Mrs. A. Austring and her children Robert, Patsy, Donald and  Dickey, have left for Saskatchewan to visit relatives there.  They have been guests at the  home of Ivor B. Jorgenson for  I  For Safe Reliable  TRANSPORTATION  PHONE     " v  TAIT'S TAXI  SERVICE  HALFMOON BAY  Passengers picked up at Pender Harbour and way points  to make connections with  Gibsons Landing/ Ferry.  I  Selma Park  Hairdressing Shop  A Complete  Hairdressing  Service     ,  DOLLY  JONAS  Phone for Appointments  LANG'S DRUGS  PHONE 3 SHORT  ion  GIBSONS LANDING  ���  HOT WEATHER NEEDS  BATHING CAPS  SUN TAN LOTION  CHARM KURL  WAVE SET  For a home permanent  $1.35 Set  SUN GOGGLES  HAND LOTIONS  THERMOS BOTTLES  COLOGNE AND  PERFUMES  MAIL   ORDERS  HANDLED PROMPTLY  An expression familiar for  many generations jp^ior to tfre  present era, whiich lmpws it nbtv  is Ythe one aBouS ^ man who  "hides behind;a woman's petticoat."    "  0  'Sk.     "fft       'r>?.':--<:*l~ -I*-'-     ���    y    ���:;.;^~~^!ff-   iti^s^  Pile Driver will be in vicinity of Jervis Inlet,  Pender Harbor and Gibsons Landing during J  :  suidf Jwly. If ��ny ^pyk p��f|riii|r $����Se rtcitiify  Nanaimo, B. ��.'��� Friday, July 19, 1946  THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  Page  Seven  e  The earth, scientists have  ; computed, weighs six sextrillion  i pounds. What a burden for the  ! meek to inherit!  Les Peterson  GIBSON'S LANDING  �����r��^W.  ma*  i  1/  Going On  Vacation?  Vacation time is here  again. Perhaps you are  taking a trip. Perhaps,  you are going camping  or visiting friends in the  city. Wherever you are  going, outfits for the  whole family may be  found in EATON'S  Summer Catalogue to  make your vacation a  happy one.  I  I  h  ^T. EATON C*  UM1TI0  By MAISIE DEVITT  HASTINGS Street was crowded in spite of the drizzling unseasonable weather. Old Andrew elbowed his way along,  shivering in his thin overcoat, once good, but like himself, shabby  and frayed now. Pain shot through his bones. He had hoped to  be free of this nagging rheumatism when summer came, but it was  still with himj aggravated by the constant dampness. He eyed a  cheap show longingly���it would be warm inside���but the coins  in his pocket were so few that he dared not risk the small extravagance. Three days to go before his pension check was due. He  didn't eat much at any time, restaurant food being'poor stuff to a  man who had known Janet's good cooking. But he hated the  inevitable crackers and milk to which he was reduced the end  of every month, when even his natural thrift left him with only  a few dimes.  There hadn't been much left when Janet died. Her last illness  had swallowed up their small savings. Not much sense to living  alone in the cottage, so he had sold it for a pittance. Existing in  the chill impersonality of a rented room he had missed all his  comforts bitterly. He went back once for a nostalgic glimpse of  the little house where they had been so happy. It had degenerated  into a shack, with sagging walls, and shingles missing from the  roof. The fruit trees were neglected and disease-ridden. A few  of Janet's treasured perennials struggled feebly through the weeds  and knee-high grass.  He never went there again.  He paused at the corner shop for the pint of milk that must be  his supper. Another precious nickel went for a paper package of  aspirin to ease the nagging ache in his bones.  The basement room was dank and cold. Not so bad during  the winter months when the furnace was going, but dingy and  cheerless now. The landlady was a vinegar-faced slattern, and  the linen was none too clean, but he dare not complain. Where  else could he find shelter for $3.00 a week, leaving him $18.00 of  his pension for this business���this dragging futile business���of  living?  He got a glass of water from the basement tap and swallowed  the aspirins. He munched a couple of crackers and put the box  back carefully on the dusty shelf.  Three more days to go.  The ache in his bones lessened somewhat, but a dark depression settled on him. He sat down on his cot, clutching a blanket  about his thin shoulders. Through his small window he could see  the rain still pelting down, and the feet of people hurrying to their  homes.  Why should a man outlive his usefulness, he wondered. Eighty  years was too long to live���alone���forgotten���half-starved. And  three days to go���three days to go���  It was a very small item in the morning .paper. Didn't even  make the front page. Most people passed it over with a shrug.  After all it wasn't news.  Happens every day:  "An aged'man, 81, found with wrists slashed. Diet in hospital."  Old Andrew hadn't waited those three days.  A scientist in Italy, it is reported, has devised a process  for.'making wool out of milk.  A new dictate of fashion says  that "the forehead will be worn  high.". We will continue to wear  ours where the hair ends in  front.  If  '.!J.  THE SECRET COVE MARINE BASIN  Government Float, Secret Cove  Agents for  V-BELTS AND PULLEYS, COPPER TUBING,  STORAGE BATTERIES, CHEVROLET  CARBURETOR REPAIRS  GROCERIES ��� COMMERCIAL FISHING TACKLE  ORDERS TAKEN FOR FRESH MEAT  MARINE SERVICE STATION  HOME OIL PRODUCTS  PHONE YOUR REQUIREMENTS  -iiiHiimiiiH  IHIIIII__  For Future Security  Buy  a Home Site  ���mm  Desirable lots available in the.new Sechelt Sub- |  division���on the road to Porpoise Ray.  For in- i  formation SEE, WRITE OR PHONE I  ^ I  Union S.' S. Co., Se^nelt i  ���   ���:���    .   '���,-             Y'->   ���   '    '������'(: Y|  .....Y... ...... y|  liHIIIIHIIUHUIlHIUI-BimiH  SELMA PARK  MRS. W. D. GILBERT  Correspondent  MR. AND Mrs. Basil Nicholson  with Norah and Dennis, have  left   Selma   Park   to   reside   in  North Vancouver.  * *    *  Mrs. Mary McConnell became  the bride of Mr. Andrew Byers.  The marriage took place in Vancouver but the bride and groom  have returned to reside in Selma  Park.  * *    *  The home and garden of Mr.  and Mrs. F. D. Rice were open  to the public on July 10 in aid  of the V.O.N. The weatherman  kept everyone in a state of suspense but eventually allowed  the majority of guests to enjoy  the attractive decorations and  the "fish pond" before turning  on the taps again.  * *    *  Mrs. S. Vint had as her guests  last week her nephew and niece,  Mr.   and  Mrs.  Sam  Vint   with  their small son Peter.  * *    *  Visitors to Vancouver were  Mrs. C. Prince and Mr. and Mrs.  Pepperdine.  Twelve-year-old Earl Hen-  stridge ended up in Pender Harbour hospital after a disastrous  encounter with a "bumble bee."  A sting on his upper lip infected  his face and glands and Earl  was a major casualty by the  time he arrived at the hospital.  Many of this season's feminine hats look to us as if they  had made a forced landing.  How Housewife Aids the Farmer  ' Even the busiest housewife helps this Dominion Department of Agriculture  economist in a food consumption survey. Compiling results from hundreds of  these interviews the Department gives farm marketing groups accurate  information on the kinds and grades of produce which consumers prefer.  Department economists conduct numerous surveys at the request of organized  farmers, the food industry and provincial governments. "*  am  SQUAMISH  By "OBSERVER"  GOOD progress is being made  by_ Chris Nygard's crew in  gravelling Cleveland avenue in  preparation for the hard surfacing which is to be done in the  near future. This will make a  wonderful improvement to our  main business section and it has  been suggested that some paint  put on the old buildings would  really round out the appearance  of the street. How about it, you  owners have you enough civic  pride to do it?  * *    *  Mr. and Mrs. E. P. Yarwood  are spending a month's holiday  at Canim lake in the Cariboo.  Mr. Bernard Brown is in charge  of the drug store during their  absence.  *.   *    *  We are sorry to report that  Mrs. Harley is still quite ill at  the home of her parents in Saskatchewan. We wish her an  early recovery.  Cleve Dawson is being kept  quite busy with his new truck.  The cartage business has grown  so that there seems,to be plenty  of work for both concerns.  * *    *  Speaking of business opportunities, there seems to be one  in the shoe repair field. At present there is no shoe repair man  in Squamish and all repair work  has to be sent out. This should  be a good opportunity for a veteran who can do this type of  work, to establish himself in a  good business. Look it over fellows!  * *    *  Mr. Charles Addyman and  Mrs. Addyman have taken up  residence in the manse. Mr.  Addyman succeeds Mr. Mcintosh as the United Church minister.  * *    *  Mrs. Joe Mulhern and children has returned to Squamish,  rejoining Joe, who returned a  few weeks ago after serving in  the R.C.A.F. The housing shortage   delayed   their   taking   up  residence earlier.  '*    *    *  Both Mr. E. D. Debeck and  Mr. Don Kirkwood plan to bjiild  north of the school as soon as  building materials can be obtained.  *    *'���*.������  These new homes will be a  welcome addition, as there is  still a demand for houses here.  The Squamish Bakery is doing just about capacity business. The high quality of their  product   has   won   many   new  friends and retained the ones of  long standing. We wish continued success to Mr. and Mrs.  Frank Mathison, proprietors.  * *    *  The Squamish beauty parlor  has moved to the building south  of Mackenzie's store, formerly  occupied by the Earl Watt family,  who  have  moved  to  New  Westminster.  * *    *   .  The P.G.E. railway continues  to do a record breaking business both' in passengers and  freight. Several new train men  have been taken on this summer and they have been kept  going steadily and we are wondering how the P.G.E. will manage  to   haul  all  the  livestock  which will soon be on the move.  * *    *  Squamish   was   saddened   by  . the news of Mrs. M. L. Roach, a  long time resident and sister of  Mrs. Henry Smith.   Mrs. Roach-  was well loved by all who knew  her.   She had been ill for some  months an dwas not making any  progress   toward  recovery   and  was taken to hospital in Vancouver   Sunday,   but   failed   to  rally, passing away Wednesday.  Mrs.   Roach   was   in   her   85th  year and was very active until  her last illness.  EGMONT  Imer   Beamish,   Correspondent  A MEETING of the board of  directors of the Egmont Consumers Co-operative Association was held Sunday afternoon  at the home of the secretary-  treasurer, Mrs. Wm. R. Griffith.  In addition to routine business  dealt with there was action  taken with regard to the future,  in the fields of power, water,  light and transportation. Afterward Mrs. Griffith served refreshment.  * *    *  . Mr. George Blakely is in the  city on a short visit.  * *    *  Mr. and Mrs. John Lonsdale  have as visitor their son John,  from Vancouver.  * *    *  Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Jeffries,  . Sr.,  and  Mr.  and  Mrs.  Alfred  Jeffries, Jr., and family went to  Vancouver on their small fish  boat Laura last week, returning  yesterday.   ,    ,  * *    *  A lot of the Egmont people are  taking advantage of the fine  crop of wild blackberries this  year, and judging by the number of full pails to be seen a  lot of tables will this winter be  graced by that most delectable  commodity, wild blackberry  jam. Page Eight  .THE COAST NEWS. Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  _ Friday, July 19, 1946  CBC Songstress  By Mrs. O. Dubois  ON THE sick list are Mr. J.  Sandiford who recently has  been very ill. A speedy recovery, Mr. Sandiford. Ronald  Heid, son of Charley Heid, of  Enterprize Valley, is still a very  sick boy in hospital in Vancouver. Mr. Heid is hoping to have  Ronald home again in a month.  Mrs. Charles Sundquist has also  been ill but is feeling better today. Much of the illness is due  to the very changeable weather.  In the past few weeks there  have been several cases of  mumps here also.   Mr. and Mrs.  Waddup have also been ill.  * *    *  Alma Sundquist, daughter of  Mr. and Mrs. Charles Sundquist,  returned from Vancouver Saturday, where she has been staying  with her aunt and uncle, Mr.  and Mrs. John Hurstead, for the  past week.  * *    *  Eddie Roberts, discharged son  of Mr. Roberts of Tilly Lake,  had the misfortune to turn his  car over here one day last week.  With Eddie was Mr. Napier of  Pender Harbour, but luckily  none  was injured  and  the car  undamaged.  * *    *  Leonard Dubois also v had an  accident here last week. When  coming from Irvines Landing  one night very late, his lights  blew out, and unable to see the  road he. put on the brake and  hit a log which overturned his  car. He was thrown clear and  unhurt. He was alone at the  time.   His car was only slightly  damaged.  * *    *  The farmers report the steady  rainfall here to be very bad for  their crops of hay. Mr. Charley  Sundquist lost his first cutting  which he will only be able to  use for bedding for his cattle.  Mr. Fred Klein has his mowed but so far cannot get it into  the barn. Mr. E. Myers also has  several tons which he is unable  to mow.    The onions  are  also  spoiling rapidly.  * *    *  Irvine A. Wenzel has been  holding Sunday school here for  the Kleindale children and a  service for both adults and children at which he has had a very  good attendance.  MIDWAY  GENERAL  STORE  Gibsons Landing  Near Howe Sound School  Quality Merchandise  Wednesday and Saturday  Free Delivery  J. E. Connor, Proprietor  OLDER residents of the valley  will be pleased to know that  Keith Green, who has been absent from the valley for quite  some time has returned for an  indefinite stay with his wife  and mother-in-law, Mrs. Jamie-  son.  * '". *    * '  S -Mrs. Mary Edwards ahd Miss ,  McClure are guests at the home  of Mrs. J. Buchanan.  * *    *  Mr. and Mrs. E. Antosh and  James returned from their visit  to the prairies.  * *    *  Mrs. C. F. McKinnon, Frances  and Evelyn from Bloedel, V.I.,  are visiting the homes of her  mother-in-law and Mrs. R.  Lamport. .  Mr. and Mrs. C. S. Cosulich  and son John are visiting with  their,' parents, Mr. and Mrs.  Quick.  * *    *  We are glad to see Mr. Rod  Farquharson back to his usual  duties after relieving Mr. Alis-  taire MacKenzie at Williams  Lake, B. C, for two weeks. The  latter being on his holidays.  * *    *  Mr. and Mrs. J Mulhern and  family are residing in Squamish  again.   Mr.  Mulhern  is  an  employee  of the  P.G.E.  shops.  * *    *  We think all who attended  the Women's Institute dance on  Saturday night had a good time,  especially when the orchestra  came forth with the rhythmic  "Snake Charmer" and the crowd  dancing, moved their forms in  various rhumba fashions. We  hope the W.I. will sponsor another  dance  soon.  2|C SfC JjC  Mrs    Mrs. Mike Buckley and  son from the prairies are visit- -  ing   here   with   their   in-laws.  Mrs. Buckley Jr.'s parents will  soon join her here for a short  visit.  * *    *  Miss Viola Halverson w��s  confirmed in the Lutheran  church last Sunday in Vancouver. All her family were present for the confirmation.  * *    *  Mrs. Watt, who recently took  up residence in New Westminster was a week-end visitor to  Squamish so she could be with  her husband. -  * *    *  Re-induction services were  held in the tfnited Chu/rch,  Squamish, July 9 for Rev. Chas..  Addyman.  * *    *  Gentlemen present for the  ceremony were Rev. Bunt who  was in charge of the service;  Rev. McKay of Britannia Beach;  Rev. R. Moses of Vancouver.  Mr. Addyman comes from You-  bow, Cowichan district.  t  Consolidated Brokers Ltd.  Stocks, Bonds, Oil Royalties, Real Estate,  Insurance. Having taken over the offices of  Whitaker and Whitaker Ltd., our continuity  in Gulf Coast Real Estate business dates  from 1912.  Subdivisions, Homes, Lots and other.properties on  the waterfront and inshore from Williamsons Landing to Irvines Landing.  Gulf Coast Real Estate Office  HALFMOON   BAY  Manager: E. W. Parr_Pearson  *    *   '   :  VANCOUVER OFFICE  942 West Pender St.  PAcific 3348  THE FINAL meeting of the season of the Parent Teachers  association was called June 21.  Owing to the fact that only six  members attended, it was impossible to do1 any business. The  next P.T.A. meeting will be held  on Friday, September 2,0, and  all members 'are requested to be  present.  It is with regret we report the  passing of a splendid soldier  during the week. Lt.-Col. T. D.  (Doug) Sutherland, O.B.E.,  D.S.Q. and Bar M.C. was well  known in this district and very  highly respected by all who  knew him. He was for many  years sergeant in charge of this  district in the B. C. Police and  did many acts of kindness to all  and sundry during his stay at  Sechelt. Doug was coming up to  Sechelt this summer to see his  old friends and have a little reunion and we all looked forward  to this visit from our old friend.  He has gone but he won't be  forgotten by his friends on this  Peninsula. All members of the  Canadian Legion at Sechelt send  deepest sympathy to his family.  * *    *  Will someone please tell us  why all this rain. It will be  winter,again very soon and we  are still waiting for the summer.  Can it be the atomic bomb that  is causing all this grief?  The guests at "Glendalough"  during the week include the following: Mrs. Wallace, Mrs.\  Grieve, Mr. and Mrs. Berry, Miss  Blackwood, Miss Borthwick,  Swann, Miss Haddon, Mrs. Johnson, Mrs. Sellars, Miss HalL Mrs.  Swann, Dr. Sachs and Miss Lie-  den both of Berkeley, California  and Miss Paradis of Edmonton,  Alta. Mrs. H. Kuner of New  York  City,  U.S.  _*    *    *  ...... Mr. Hackett, chairman of the  Overseas Clothing drive, reports  a splendid assortment of clothes  for Europe. Credit is due-Mrs.  French, Mrs. Doreen Mills and  Mrs. Les Young for the valuable assistance given Mr. Hackett in the packing of these articles. We are sure the clothes  will be appreciated when they  arrive at their destination.  * *    *  Violet Jefferies, who has been  ill for several months is showing slight sighs of. improvement.  She is occupying a bright sunny  room which was added to har  home by her friends. Her constant companion is a little love  bird recently given to her by  Mrs. E. Fredericksoh. The many  friends that Violet made when  she was a waitress in the Sechelt  Inn wish her a speedy recovery.  * *    *  Visitors for a month at the  Sechelt Inn, are Mr. and Mrs.  John Farris and their two children, Ann and Haig. Mr. Farris  is the son of Senator Farris.  Among the other guests of the  inn are: Fit. Lt. C. M. Christie's  wife and daughter; Mr. and Mrs.  W A Wills and their daughter  Mary Mr. Wills is nephew of  Mr. Wallace of shipyard fame.  Friends of long standing met  when Mrs. Lucille Forcier of  Seaside Park made a special trip  to Sechelt Monday last to visit  Mrs.. Ethel Frederjckson.  ...     '    Y ������*-   *    *������-.'..  Ralph Dunn Has been trans^-  ferred to Osoyoos> to help put  in a new line for the B. C. Telephone Co. j.  * *    ,* ,-  > Miss Lenora Dunn recently  joined the office staff of th**  Standard Oil Co. of B. G. in  Vancouver.  Mr. .Charley Jordan of Porpoise Bay, Sechelt, had his eye  badly injured some six weeks  back but Mi*. Jordan has made  A damaged tug tied up at the|  wharf on July 14, it was making j  a return trip north after towing  a  boom  of  logs to  Vancouve^j  harbor.   The owner had taken c  chance   on   passing   through   ��  shallow    channel, but the boat  went on the rocks and tore ?  hole in the bottom. |  *        *        * V  Elphinstone Bay school is befi  ing repaired and kalsomined _j  readiness   for   the,opening  school in September.  Mrs.    Galliford's    s u m m e:  camp is now open for the hol|  days.   There are quite a numbc  of girls up from the city to eifj  joy the swimming and hiking..  Maybe a good reason why attractive Toronto songstress  Frances Cramer has gone to the  top in Canadian radio is the fact  that show business has always  been in her blood!  Frances was singing and dancing  as  a tot  of five, and  has  been entertaining stage and  radio audiences ever since. She's  a featured vocalist on CBC's  Jack Allison show, heard daily  Mondays through Fridays at 4  o'clock Pacific time on nation-  ��� wide stations of the Trans-Canada network.  another trip to hospital in Vancouver and hopes his sight will  be spared. I know all his many  friends wish him a speedy recovery.  *    *    *  Mrs. Gus Crucil has returned  home after spending a pleasant  three weeks at Banff.  ,1  Some   men's   chest   develop  ment comes from strutting abo-i  with an exaggerated opinion v  themselves.  Marshall Bros.  Plumbing and Heating  ' Estimates  Given  Gibsons Landing, B. C.  ERIC INGLIS  GENERAL  TRUCKING  and FUEL  Gibson's Landing  Lester Massail  Oeneral Store  Pender Harbour  ���  Groceries ��� Meats  Drygoods ��� Drugs  Fishing Tackle  Hardware  Independent Fish  Dealers  * .  Home Oil  Y    Products  i  John Cattanaeli  GIBSONS LANDING  At Your Service for  ROOFING ��� RUMPUS ROOMS  REPAIRS  REMODELING ��� REBUILDING  EAVES TROUGHS INSTALLED  ?!  Worn Out or Broken  Parts Are Risky ...  Let Us Fix Them, for Ydu  ��� Comrietl^utomotive Repairs  ��� Synthetic Rubber Vulcanized  9 High Pressure Greasing  ��� Dominion Tires arid Tubes  ~<S" Fine linelpj Accessories and Parts  THOME OIL PRODUCTS  SECHELT GARAGE  yc   'Les Young, Proprietor  \<  -_

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