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 v_' * /  a �����rf      4  -? A DV  ���   4  Serving a Progressive and Growing  Area on B. C.'s Southern Coast- ^X^-  Covers   Sechelt,    Gibsons   Lapdin^-'  Port Mellon, Woodfibre,  Squaniisi  Irvines   Landing,   Half  Moon "Bay,  Hardy Island, Pender Harbour, Wilson   Creek,   Roberts   Creek,   Granthams   Landing,   Egmont,   Hopkins  Landing, Brackendale, Cheekeye, etc.  By ARIES  SECHELT���The elements were  certainly kind to us on Sunday, June 1, when-the Kitsilano  Boys Band played for us in the  Sechelt picnic grounds. The  concert was one of the finest  ever heard here and the sponsors are to be congratulated for  making this treat possible.  - Operatic airs and the Findlayter  were especially well-rendered,  as was also the Lost Chord.  The boys were entertained>for  lunch by the Legion Wonien's  Auxiliary and did justice" to a  fine repast. Fifty boys were  fed and the committee consisted of Messrs. Batchlor, Young,  Berry, Hansen, Seely, Mills,  Prince, McKay, Findlayson,  Arnold and Ritchie Sr. Also  Comrades Young, Mills, Archer,  Mayne, Sawyer, Wright, Turner, Brookman, Hansen, Mutter  ���not forgetting Ernie Pearson  although the latter is not a  Legionaire, he still is a lot of  help and what would we do  without Ernie at a time like  this. Proceeds as stated before  in this column are for the Doreen Fund. If any did not contribute please send to W. J.  Mayne, secretary, -Legion, or  Parr Pearson, Coast News,  Sechelt.  ������i   Many, thanks   are   due   Mrs.,  yFftn��iy^ed^  k Inn arid to the; Union Steamships  Ltd. for assisting in bringing  the boys'band to Sechelt.  Kleindale Babies  35:  PUBLISHED  BIT  THE   COAST  NEWS,  LIMITED  Business Office: Half Moon Bay, B.C. National Advertising- Office: Powell Kiver, B.C.  Vol. II  Halfmoon Bay, B.C.'Friday, June 6,  1947  5c Per Copy, $2.50 Per Year, by Mail  Children  Good  Bitten by Dogs     Showing at Sports Day  HALFMOON    BAY���ThPfmir-. 9     *"    ^f*** *���*     *mw ** j  HALFMOON BAY���The; four-  year-old twins of Mr. and  Mrs. E. Keen were seriously  bitten by two dogs early Sunday evening while walking home  along the highway past the  Halfmoon Bay School..  Mr. W. Mervyn rushed the  children to Dr. Allan Inglis at  Gibson's Landing, where they  were treated for lacerations  about the legs and feet, Doreen  requiring four stitches, and  David 14.  The dogs are being held by  the police until .tested, and will  later be disposed of.  Wood-Rhodes  Vows Exchanged  KLEIlSrDALE   ���   Eight   young  babies were christened Sunday, May 25th, in the Chapel of  St. Mary's: Church, Garden Bay,  Pender Harbour. -  - They were christened by Rev.  Allan Green, assisted by Rev.  Heber Green. Many friends and  relatives were present.  The youngsters were as follows: Terrance Oliver, Beverly  Elizabeth, Marlene Elvina; godparents, Mr. and y:Mrs. Harold  Wray. These children were the  son and two daughters of Mr.  arid Mrs. Oliver Dubois.  Shirley Laura West, god-parents, Mr. and Mrs. Alf red -Jeffries Sr. Shirley is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Roy West.  Marguerite Gladys, daughter  of Mr. and Mrs. Archie West.  Godparents were Mr. and Mrs.  C. F. Lundquist. This baby's  shawl was 19 years old and her  dress was 26 years old.  Keith Edwin, Sharon Ellen  "Ethel, and Sandra Christina;  god-parients were: god-mother,  Mrs. H. A. McCall; god-father,  Mr. C. H. Sundquist. These  --three children were the son  and two daughters of' Mr. and  Mrs. J. E. Sundquist.  The christening bowl used to  christen the eight young ones  belonged to Mrs. J. E. Sundquist as a baby.  Howe Sound W.I.  Hears Banking Talk  GIBSONS LANDING ��� The  regular monthly meeting of  the Howe Sound Women's Institute was held May 20 in the  Anglican Church Hall, when  Mr. Pudney gave a very interesting address on "Banking  and the Community." ^Further  plans were discussed "for the  fall fair and also a whist drive  to be held June 4.'  PORT MELLON���A quiet afternoon wedding took place at  ^th<|^^  Tlhode-S -bri ^May-:;22|'y:^hen-'.thejr'  only daughter, Joan, was united  in marriage to Mr. L. Wood,  only son of Mr. and Mrs. C.  Wood, all of Port Mellon. Rev.  Mr. Moore of Gibsons Landing  . officiated.  The bride wore a lovely grey  ^suit,,,;!^  " cessories.: The bridesmaid, Miss  Peggy Wiren, was attired in a  lovely green suit with matching  accessories. The best man was  Mr. Merle Nelson.  A.  reception   was   held   with  .many gues"ts present. The happy  couple left later in the evening  for Seattle for their honeymoon.  Successful P.T.A.  Whist Drive Held  AN ORA of spring prevailed  throughout the hall when the  P.T.A. of Roberts Creek held its  second successful whist drive of  the season. Mrs. E. J. Shaw  walked off with the ladies' first  prize, 177 poirits high, and Mr.  y Bl'akeman won gentlemen's first  with 187 points. Mrs. F. Merrie^ took ladies low.prize and  Mrs. Gordon Reeves gentlemen's  low!  Contributing to the success of  the evening were Mrs. E. Killam, Mrs. Wallas, Mrs. C. May-  wood and Mrs. E. Flumerfelt,  in charge of refreshments.  Whist Drive to Aid  Children's Sports  ROBERTS Creek Improvement  Association is holding an  open night on Saturday, June  14, at 8 o'clock in the Community Hall. It will start off with  a whist drive for an hour or  so and then there is to be an  auction mart, followed by a.  dance.   Admission is 50 cents.  The proceeds will be given in  aid of the children's sports at  the opening of the Roberts  Creek district new park at the  foot of Elephstone Road. The  Improvement Association plans  to open the park to the public  on July 6 and is hoping to make  it a general family gathering.  Transportation will be arranged and notices will be posted later.  By MRS. O. DUBOIS  A BIG turnout was seen f_om  Kleindale at the sports day,  May 23, held at Pender Harbour  School grounds.  Dorothy Robertson was Klein-  dale's attendant to the May  queen. Winona Sundquist was  Kleindale's flower girl, and both  girls looked very charming.  An impressive speech was  given by Grace Harris, Klein-  dale's retiring queen.  Rev, Green, officiating at the  school sports, suggested that  this speech given by Grace was  so good it should be published.  It is given below.  RETIRING SPEECH  "My loyal subjects, during the  year of my reign you have  proved to be progressive and  sympathetic/toward the betterment of our community life.  "It is with great joy that I  have  seen  the beginning  of  a  y^^g/^^jp^ my;  y fellow pupils so that we can  look forward to a better and  ��� healthier educational program.  I hope that next year we can  have this sports day on the new  , Community Club grounds.  EXTENDS THANKS  "At this time I should.like to  thank the teachers and pupils  >v' of thePerider ;^afB^ui*fSuperwr  School for the use of their  grounds and for their time  which has been spent in preparing them for sports day.  "I do not have to point out  Ronald Hughes  Receives DFM  ROBERTS CREEK ��� Flying  Officer RonaM Forrest  Hughes, a resident of Roberts  Creek prior to entering the service in World War II, received  the Distinguished Flying Medal  at the recent investiture service .  in Vancouver. He was awarded  the medal for having completed  riiany successful Operations  against the enemy in which he  displayed high skill, fortitude  and devotion to duty.  He and his young wife, the  former Leora Flumerfelt, and  their infant daughter are back  at the Creek, where Ronny has  accepted a position with Burns  and Jackson.  Annual Meeting  Cemetery Association  SEA VIEW���The postponed annual meeting of Seaview Cemetery association will be held  in the United Church hall, Gibsons Landing, on Monday, June  16, at 8 p.m.  "This is your cemetery and  more support and interest must  be forthcoming as developments  of vital importance must be  made," said Mr. A. Cole, secretary pro tern.  "Some very important matters will be discussed and must  be acted upon at this "meeting."  Residents of Roberts Creek,  Granthams and Hopkins Landing are especially asked to attend.  the many advantages of the new  transportation systems which  have been added to Pender Harbour. I am deeply grateful that  my reign has been one of complete world-wide peace.  "V\fe hope and pray for a  better feeling of brotherhood  between all nations in the ensuing years. And now thank you.  Good-bye and God bless you."  Waterboard Meeting  Slated for June 18  HALFMOON BAY���A meeting  of the Halfmoon Bay Water  Board was held May 28 at the  McKenzie and Flavelle Company house.  Mrs. Glen Forrester was appointed secretary, replacing Mr.  E. Pearson, who has moved to  Sechelt. The next meeting is  called for June 18, at 8 p.m., in  the company house. All property owners are asked to attend  this meeting.  Meerschaum, the famous pipe  material, is mined chiefly in  Asia Minor.  Tribute Paid Roberts Creek  Resident on 78th Birthday  By  CAROLA  A HAPPY 78th birthday to Mrs.  I. D. Wilson of Roberts Creek,  whose   spirit   will   never   grow  y$fe ;3?��caus��- ^^s^i^Wo^xm^  she is forced to sit up at all  times^-her bed is beside the  window which faces the broad  expanse of the Gulf and the  . Islands of which she never tires,  and with her singing canary beside her, dainty Mrs. Wilson  presents such a pleasant aspect  to callers that one feels a lift of  :yy-~ *������>*������ - "���2T'.,,*V:~-*��'".tV**Tt��  BED-RIDDEN  For 18 years Mrs. Wilson had  been confined to her bed due to  an accident, and when she was  told she would never walk again  she wanted to die, but learned  patience, and how to make  something of her life. Her  paintings, her poetry and her  stories would have been lost to  us had she given up at this, the  crucial period of her life.  Recently she has been making the most exquisite shell  jewelry which she says has helped her wonderfully, as it's  soothing to the i_ferves, requiring  concentration. She recommends  this hobby to anyone with good  eyesight and a steady hand, as a  great healer. She is a collector  of ornamental elephants.  WORLD  TRAVELLED  Her father, a partner in a  shipowner firm, often took her  mother and herself on long voyages. In this way she had travelled around the world before  the age of nine. One of her  earliest recollections was watching people skate on the ice in  the harbour of Odessa, Russia,  when some of the ships would  be icebound.  Mrs. Wilson had a lovely contralto voice as a girl and great  things were predicted for her,  but as she says "My heart has  always ruled my head." However, at the age of sixteen Madame Marie Rose of the Carl  Rosa Opera Company, hearing  her sing, persuaded her parents  to "allow her to travel with her  and the company, giving her  finishing lessons and set her on  her way.  She then joined the 'Perkins  Opera Company and travelled  to South Africa where she sang  in two operas a week, one, a  grand opera and the other a  Gilbert and Sulivan opera, with  a drama or comedy every Saturday night.  It   was   hard  work   but   she  loved it. It was at the height  of her career when she met and  married Mr. Wilson and lived on  v an estrich farm, and after some  years went back to England and  eventually came out to Canada.  TORPEDOED  Her husband joined the Princess Pats in World War I, was  wounded in Belgium and invalided back to England. Mrs.  Wilson left New York on the  "Lusitania^V jtQ. .join him and it,,  was then she met with disaster.  The vessel was torpedoed 30  miles off the coast of Ireland, in  sight of the Old Head of Kuis-  dale and over a thousand people  lost their lives. Mrs. Wilson was  picked up by' a trawler, then  transferred to . a tug which  reached Queenstown at 11 at  night. The ship was torpedoed  at 1:15 p.m. and eight minutes  later was completely obliviated  b5^ the blackened waters. Mrs.  Wilson was badly injured and  for two years was in and out of  hospitals.  In 1929 Wilsons returned to  Canada,' this time to British  Columbia, and lived in Lillooet,  in the Cariboo, where her husband was postmaster, and where  he died.  -.. The following was written by  Mrs. Wilson on the occasion of  a former birthday:  ERE I PASS ON  E're I pass on, I'd like to clasp  the hands of all the friends  who've been so good to me,  To thank them, and to let them  know  How much they've helped me.  And  in  doing so, one's duty  would be done-���  My spirit free to thank my  Maker  For all that He has left.  He might have claimed my  sense, my sight, my feeling.  What matters it, if now I am  bereft of things once valued.  God has shown to me, that hurts  to body, or to soul  Are His for healing. <���  S^6T HdV  j\ x_* *_ -.j <  ^    -.7    VT"A7 *Vr  v.-     y.      *> i ��� .   '.. \ ��� l  1      J V. i 1.-   - .1 < Page Two.  -iTHE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B.C.  Friday, June 6, ]947  Wnz (Eoast I%uis  3 Lines  (15 Words)  for 35c     3  Insertioris  (same ad)  60c  Sxtra words, above 15-word min., 2c each; Cash with order.  Totices,  Engagements, Marriages, Deaths, etc., 75c insertion  LITTLE ADS - - - BIG RESULTS I  FOR SALE  SHIP BY Gulf Lines Express, to  or from Vancouver. Low rates.  Fast service.    Careful handling.  Specify Gulf Lines Express,    tf  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.  ���a-������������_���_-������������            ���_���__-  KEYS TO  ORDER���  All   kinds   of   keys   made   to  order.    Send  sample you  wish  duplicated.     Muir's   Hardware,  at Powell River (Westview) B.C.  FOR SALE  12-FT. sailing dinghy, sail, centreboard; also one buzz saw on  two-wheel  trailer.    J.  McNutt,  Wilson Creek. 43  ~~ FOR SALE  PURE BRED dual purpose  . Shorthorn bull, 2 years old,  papers, $250. Brood sows;  weanling pigs. Apply R.  Hinsche, Gibsons Landing.   '  43  '"" LEGAL  NOTICE  FOR SALE  CABIN oil range, Queen burner,  new in November, $75.   Apply  Mrs. J. G. MacKay, No. 5 Cottage, Selma Park. 43  FOR SALE  SMALL donkey engine. Ideal  for clearing acreage. Has 7  h.p. heavy duty marine motor,  28-inch circular saw, 400 feet  flexible cable, three blocks, etc.  W. B. Boucher, Gibsons Landing. -' 1  FOR SALE  KITCHEN range with Queen oil  burner, in good condition; also  coal and wood range.    Norman  Linnehan, Halfmoon Bay.       43  RADIO REPAIRS  and SERVICE  W. G. Fortt  c/o Wilson Creek Garage  Limited  WILSON CREEK  NOTICE OF APPLICATION  FOR A BEER LICENSE  NOTICE is hereby given that, on  the 30th day of June next, the  undersigned intends to apply to  the Liquor Control Board for a  License in respect of premises  being part of a building known  as Pender Harbour Hotel, situate upon the lands described as  Parcel "A" of District Lot 1023,  Plan No. 2683, Group One, New  Westminster District, in the  Province of British Columbia,  for the sale of beer by the glass  or by the bottle, for consumption on the premises or elsewhere.  DATED this 27th day of May,  1947.  GARDEN BAY HOTEL  LIMITED  Applicant. -  The License hereby applied  for is to take the place of that  now held by the Applicant at  Garden Bay, B.C. 34  WANTED TO RENT  PIANO,  care  and maintenance  guaranteed.      R.    D.    Cook,  Power  Commission, Sechelt. 44  LAIRD'S  General Store  at the Wharf  Halfmoon Bay  GROCERIES, MEATS,  FRUITS, VEGETABLES  GAS  [Che StaAdaTdbf Q___V_^  FULL LINE OF  HOME OIL PRODUCTS  WHEN AT THE DOCK  REPLENISH YOUR STOCK  Agents for  B.C. AIRLINES  Make applications for  charter service  SHOP by MAIL  from  Powell Stores Ltd.  RowelB River. S- C.  The north cobst's Most Modern Department Store  By CAROLA  There really is "A Girl from  Kalamazoo" as we discovered  recently when visiting Mrs. Al  Friesen, who*, believe it or not,  was born in that town in Michigan of song and story fame.  * * T-  Mr. and Mrs. L. B. MacDonald will be residing at the Creek  shortly having purchased the  Fenton acreage. A beautiful  blonde is Mrs. MacDonald and a  sister of Gwen MacKenzie.  * *    * ,  Since   Edward  Shaw   bought  his* horse "Star" much liniment  has been used  by the saddle-"  horse-conscious residents at the  Creek.  * *    *   .  Leaving the Elphinstone Bay  District to reside at Halfmoon  Bay-are Mr. and Mrs. F. Brewis.  * *    *  Vancouver's gain will be bur  loss when Mrs. Kay Soanes  leaves to join her husband, who  has been working so diligently  to complete their home. Kay's  active interest in our club activities has been very much appreciated. ' /  *'*.*���  Visiting the Creek for the  summer months, from Nelson,  B. C, are Mr. and Mrs. G. H.  Rasmussen and their attractive  daughter Betty, who graduated  just recently from St. Paul's  hospital.  * *    *  Mr. and Mrs. R. W. Allen are  "COLOURED   GASOLINE  TAX ACT"'  Chapter  70,  B.C.S.,  1946  An Act to Provide for the Colouring of Gasoline for Consumption  by Farmers, Fishermen, and  Other Non-Highway Users  Notice is hereby given that  under the provisions of the "Coloured Gasoline Tax Act," chapter  70, B.C.S..1946, the sale of gasoline  coloured purple, known as "Marked" gasoline, becomes effective on  June 2nd, 1947.  The "Coloured Gasoline Tax  Act" provides that no person  shall purchase gasoline coloured  purple EXCEPT for use of one or  more of the following purposes:  (a) For the operation of motor-  boats.  (b) For the operation of stationary engines.  (c) For the operation of portable  engines and tractors when  used otherwise than oh a.  public highway.  , (d) For the operation of logging^  trucks when used exclusive!}'  on other than public highways. ���  (e) For the operation of railway-  cars and other motor-vehicles  running upon rails or tracks.  (f) For any industrial purpose  otherwise than in the operation of motor-vehicles.  The use of gasoline coloured  purple in motor-vehicles on public highways is strictly prohibited.  The refundable portion of the  Gasoline Tax is now deducted at  the source, doing away with the  need of refund applications.  "GASOLINE TAX ACT,"  Chapter 279,  Revised Statutes of  British Columbia, 1936  All gasoline, other than gasoline coloured purple, is subject to  a tax of ten cents per gallon, as  provided for under the provisions  of this Act."  This gasoline may be used for  any of the purposes enumerated  in items (a) to (f) inclusive, but  will be subject to the tax. If  used as indicated application  should be made to the Surveyor of  Taxes, Victoria, B.C., for the refundable portion of the tax.  This Statute provides that all  applications must be submitted  within six months from the date  of"'purchase, otherwise the refund  is automatically voided.  "H. ANSCOMB"  Minister of Finance.  Parliament Buildings,'  Victoria, B.C. 836-1  enjoying out-of-town visitors.  * *    *  Mrs. George Hendry and Reginald Hendry were visiting for  a week from Kildonan, B. C;  * *    *     '  Mr. and Mrs. Paul Allen and  daughter from Vancouver,  and  Mr. and .Mrs. George Johnston  and   Doug   Allen   are   here   at  present.  - *    *    *  Skippy the squirrel, adopted  by Ruth l^itchell, is being fed  apples these days. His domicile  is an old stump at the foot of  the lot a few yards from the  house, and his playground her  front porch where he scampers  around all day and all night.  /One morning came the dawn-���  and came Skippy, scratching at  the window beside Ruth's bed.  It was much too early lor Ruth  so she decided that since "An  apple a day keeps the doctor  away" why not a squirrel? Now  the fence-posts are adorned  with apples. Skippy gets his  vitamins-^-and Ruth her sleep.  *    *    *  Attention housewives! Here's  a recipe to delight the palate of  the  discriminating.   A  la  Mrs.  Joe Lin wall:  SPRING BEAUTY CAKE  1 cup flour, 1 teaspoon baking  powder, XA teaspoon salt, 3 eggs,  1 cup sugar, 2 teaspoons lemon  juice, 6 tablespoons hot milk.  Method: Sift flour once, measure, add baking powder, salt  and sift together three times.  Beat eggs with rotary beater until thick enough to stand up in  soft peaks (5 to 7 Jainutes).  Add sugar gradually, beating  constantly, add lemon juice,  fold in flour, a small amount at  a time/ Add hot milk and stir  quickly until thoroughly blended. Bake in moderate oven  (350 degrees F.) 35 minutes or  until done.  Freedom   of   the   press   was  established in England in 1695.  It Happened At  WAKEFIELD  One bf our patron's claims  to have wired the Northr  ern Lights ...  He also knows the length  of a short circuit.  EAT ACROSS THE  STREET  Bright Warm Days are at hand ... BE PREPARED  Lang's Drug Store has these to protect and beautify  *      for Summer:  SUN GOGGLES:   A new and distincitve line.   (Polaroid,  Grantly, Crookes).  From _______���_____. 25c to $5.00  GYPSY CREAM:   Soothes, cools and protects.  ��� 65c  NIVEA CREAM:"__ __l____-__-_ 50c, $1.00. $2.25  BEAUTY MASK:   Lady Ray new facial pack.  CHARM KURL: > Home permanent.   __   LIQUID LIPTONE:   12 shades.  $2.25  $1.35  $1.25  POND'S ANGEL FACE:   New make-up.   Goes on without  water; .���_ ____������_ ____���. J  $1.25  FILMS:   All sizes���Verichrome and Super X  LANG'S DRUGS  GIBSONS LANDING  .  Inquiries Invited  WALLBOARDS  and  BUILDING  SUPPLIES  OF ALL KINDS  Roll Roofing  Building Papers  Insulation   Materials  of all1 types.  Sash and Doors  GOOD SUPPLIES  .  .  ��� Hardware  ��� Gyproc, Masohite  ��� Asphalt Floor Tiles  #', Brick-type Siding  ��� Cedar Plywood  PROMPT  DELIVERIES  SPECIAL  Corrugated Wall Board  4x8 sheets.   Each __._���___���_____ ,_:______  75c  20-pcs. 32"x96", crated.   Per crate _ $10.00  Lumber and  5842 Fraser Ave., Vancouver. B.C.  ies Ltd.  Phone FRaser 1437 Friday, June 6/  1947  THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay,  B. C.  Page Three  Miss Lila Smith has resumed  her secretarial work at Mur-  dock's after a few days' vacation.  *    *    *  Mr. and Mrs. Robert Leith  and family left Friday for a  week's vacation with  Mr. and  MURDOCK  Marine Supply  ��� Groceries  ��� Fresh Meats and  Vegetables  ��� Hardware  ��� Shell Oil  ��� Fish Camp  Pender Harbour  Mrs. J. Leith at Princess Louise  Inlet.  * *    *  Mr. and Mrs. J. Goss have as  their guests this week Miss  Gladys Perrin of Vancouver and  Mr. and Mrs. R. Kinsman from  Penticton, B. C.  * *    *  Murdock wharf is a scene  of activity at this time of year,  and the chief discussion is where  those "Bluebacks" are likely to  be found from now on.  * *    #  Mr. Syd Inch is spending a  week with his daughter, Miss  Jean Inch, in Vancouver. Mrs.  Inch is enjoying a six-week' vacation motoring to Los Angeles  and the eastern provinces.  * 3 *      *  Miss Daisy Breaby of West  Vancouver is a weekend visitor  at the "Oasis Coffee Shop".  There were no cattle in North  America until they were imported by settlers.  Credit Union Co-op.  DANCE  Saturday* June 211st  at 9 P.M. in  ROBERTS CREEK HALL  Admission 50c  Gib  sons  Landi  ing  Horticultural Show  and  Summer Carnival  JULY 1st, 2nd and 3rd  Enter Now for:  HOME CANNING (Fruits and Vegetables)  HOME   BAKING   (white   and   brown   bread;   baking  powder biscuits, with Blue Ribbon Baking Powder).  These entries  to be judged by Edith Adams,  of the  Vancouver Sun.  FLORAL ENTRIES  No entry fee for any of above.  JULY 1st  2:00 p.m.���Soap Box Derby���no entry fee.  (For information and advice see J. Bunyan)  3:00 p.m.���2-mile Marathon���Entry fee,of $2.00  (Winner take all.)  3:15 p.m.���Tug-of-War, 11-man team���$1.50 per man  (Winners take all.)  JULY 2nd  2:00 p.m.���Local 5-man Team Tug-of-War  Entry fee 50c per man.   (Winner take all.)  3:00 p.m.���CHILDREN'S SPORTS  50 and 100-yard dash.   Running High Jump, Running  Broad Jump, Standing Broad Jump        *  No Entry Fee  2:30 p.m.���Horse Shoe Pitching  $1^00 per team���1st and 2nd prizes  JULY 3rd  2:00 p.m.���Log Bucking Contest (hand).  Contestants supply own saws���Entry fee $2.00  (Winner take' all.)  3:00 p.m.���Horseshoe Pitching Finals  Entry Form  I Gibsons Horticultural  Show and *  j -  ! Summer Carnival \  I   Name    ,���.  Please Print  Address __���__���_���  Nature of Entry ~  Fee  Send your entry to S. Fladager, Gibsons Landing, B.C.  Entry Fees payable by Money Order to  Branch No. 109, Canadian Legion.  ________-_Ha_B-_H_____��a_a  CRICHTON  HAWKSHAW  Correspondent  THE SAGA of "Four Gals in an  Olds" is drawing to a close as  the gals are now homeward  bound. Before leaving Arizona  they had some grand fun at the  "Policemen's Ball" night club,  and also the Saddle and Spur  night club. They also saw the  Wonderland of Rocks, which are  towering balancing rocks, many  shapes and sizes. Two are vivid  and clear resemblances of  Punch and Judy.  So they left Arizona and entered the state of California at  El Centro���55 feet below sea  level���across the Mojave desert  as fast as they could go for the  heat was terrific. Nearing the  Lower Sierra Mountains at  San Diego, a welcoming cool  Pacific breeze met them so they  stopped and drew in long cool  breaths.  The gals saw the sights of San  Diego, and Gertie Lewis was  greatly impressed with Cardiff -  by-the-Sea as it brought back  memories to her of the other  Cardiff, thousands of miles away  in Wales. The gals spent a time  at the old San Juan Capistrano  Mission, built in 1776, and actually saw the swallows that  come to Capistrano every year  on March 19 and remain until  October 23. Off again they drove  through miles of orange, lemon  and grapefruit groves, along  avenues lined, by Jackoranda  trees which are masses of purple blossoms, and geraniums six  feet tall.  The next stopping place was  Forest Lawn where they saw  'The Last Supper," a beautiful  stained glass window picture,  twice life size, done by Rosa  Moretti in Italy, and qther masterpieces of fine art. It was all  very impressive and will remain  in their memories and no doubt  be told to their grandchildren.  On they went to Los Angeles  where- they took in many broadcasts such as "The Great Gilder-  sleeve," Eddie Cantor, Gracie  Allen and George Burns, and  . many others. They saw Van  Johnson and thought why  couldn't Bob, Bill, Benny and  Alex change a little. All kiddin'  aside I bet that they wouldn't  trade Bob, Bill, Benny and Alex  ��� for all the Van Johnsons.  Of course the gals had to have  a snack at the* Brown Derby in  Beverly Hills, so they had a  hamburger that cost the same  as a T-bone would at the Vancouver Hotel. They passed  through the million dollar stores  or should I say it would cost a  million to shop there. However  they did not linger long but  went down to the city and  shopped where* it suited their  pocket books.   More next week.  S/�� *fi 2]fi  This past week has been fairly quiet at Britannia as the  residents have been resting up  from the "24th" and getting in  shape for July 1.  *    *    *  Nettie Hamilton entertained  in honor of Mrs. Chuck Nicholson who will be soon leaving to  join Chuck at Sandon, B.C. The  evening  was  spent  in  playing v  "Blitz" and it was a real blitz as  one of the guests really lost  something important before the  evening was over.  ���The honored guest was presented wtih a lovely wooden  fruit bowl and sandwich tray.  Nettie, served one of her famous  lunches and the prize winners  were Mrs. J. McDonald, Mrs. S.  Anderson, Mrs. G. Dickie and  Mrs. G. Mounsey.  With IRON; plus supplements  CALCIUM, V8TAMIN B.  U_f6tR__CAl ot *���� 50- 60- Don't be  ��_<Jrw��Ui��-E_Pl old.weak,worn-out,exhausted. Take Ostrex. Contains tonic olten  needed after 40 ��� by bodies old Just because lacking iron: plus calcium. Vitamin B|. Thousands now  feel peppy, years younger. Try Ostrex Tonic Tablets  TODAY. Get introductory size now lor ovXv SSo.  For sale at all drug stores everywhere.  *  I understand that the bird of  precious bundle fame visited the  J. Paynters leaving a wee baby  girl.   Congrats to them.  * *    *  Ruby and Don McGregor are  naming their  new  son  Wayne  Lewis.  * *    *  Make a mental note for Wednesday, June 11. The Ladies'  Aid are holding a strawberry  festival at the home of Rev. A.  Mackay.   Come one; come all.  *  *  The Howe Sound Senior Fastball League games for Sunday,  June 1, ended with Woodfibre  Community Club triumphant  * over Mount Sheer Legion 4-2,  and Woodfibre Legion winning  from Squamish Rec. Assn. 16-8.  The game between the Pulpers  and Mbunt Sheer was hard  fought all the way. The Legionaires were leading till the  eighth 2-1 when the Pulpers  .filled the sacks and their pinch-  hitter hit a two-bagger and  drove in three to win.  General  Merchants  We Have a Good  Selection of  Supersilk   Hosiery  Leckie's Work  Boots  and Scampers  Standard Oil Products  Bus Stop  HALFMOON   BAY  mm*,  IHIIHIIIHHIWIIVJ  ^���.iiii  L"  lew Hall for Halfmoon Bay  to be erected by  ST. VINCENTS MISSIONS  This hall will be large enough for Badminton, Basketball, Social Evenings and Motion Pictures. IT WILL  FILL AN URGENT NEED!  Estimated Cost $4,000.00  All residents of HALFMOON BAY and VICINITY who  wish to assist in the construction may make their  donations to Thos. Beasley���or Mrs. J.- Sutherland at  Halfmoon Bay or Father Baxter, Sechelt.  YOUR ASSISTANCE WILL  BE  SINCERELY  .-    * APPRECIATED  iniiniiiHiiiHiiiniiiHiiiHiiiHiiiiBiiiiniiiiniiin  REGULAR I  Passenger Sailings |  TO 1  .___���       GULF COAST 1  111������^^^tfcfcU-                            AND I;  WEST HOWE SOUND POINTS I  mm  VANCOUVER-PENDER HARBOUR  SERVICE  NORTHBOUND  Leave  Vancouver  Tuesday     .....!,..    10:00 a.m.  Thursday           10:00 a.m.  Saturday      12:30   Noon  SOUTHBOUND  Leave   Pender   Harbour  Wednesday    12:30   Noon  Friday     .    . .     3:00 p.m.  Sunday          6:00 p.m.  VANCOUVER-SECHELT  SERVICE  MARSHALL  BROS.  PLUMBING   and  HEATING  Servicing West Howe Sound  and  Sechelt Peninsula  gibsons Landing  /���  NORTHBOUND  Leave  Vancouver  Tuesday   10:00 a.m.  Thursday   . 10:00 a.m.  Friday    ..    6:30 p.m.  Saturday         2:00 p.m.  Sunday         9:30 a.m.  SOUTHBOUND  Leave  Sechelt  Tuesday     . . . .'  6:00 p.m.  Wednesday    .  3:00 p.m.  Friday       5:30 p.m.  Sunday   6:30 p.m.  VANCOUVER-GIBSONS LANDING SERVICE  Monday  Monday  Tuesday  Wed.  Thursday  ��Leave  Vancouver  2:00 p.m.  9:00 a.m.  9:00 a.m.  9:00 a.m.  Leave  Gibsons  8:00 a.m.  5:15 p.m.  4:00 p.m.  4:00 p.m.  5:15 p.m.  Leave  Vancouver  Leave  G-ibsons  Friday  Friday  Saturday  Sunday  9:00 a.m.   4:00 p.m.  7:00 p.m. .  2:00 p.m. *4:30 p.m.  (approx.)  10:00 a.m.   5:00 p.m.  *via Port MeUon  Information and Tickets  Union Pier. Foot of Carrall Street���PA. 3411  City Ticket  Office,  793  Granville���MA.  5438  UNION STEAMSHIPS LIMITED  sr Page Four  THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  Friday. June 6, 1947  By MRS. R. MOSIER  Guests of Mr. W. B. Folley  this ^ast week-end were his  sisters ^hd brother-in-law, Mr.  and Mrs. Don Branson and.  daughter. Judy, and Mrs. Mary  Fisher;/|p of Seattle.  -i ���*���'���-.  Mr. ahd Mrs. Norman Lana-  kan made a hurried trip to Vancouver over the week-end when  word was received that Norman's mother was seriously ill.  * *    *  Mr.   and   Mrs.   D.   McDonald  were house guests of Mr.  and*  'Mrs.    Frank   Lyons    over    the  week-end.  * *    *  Visitors of Mr. and IVJrs.  George Harrington for a few  days were Miss Ruth Lehman,  and Mr. John Trerise. Mr. Tre-  rise's sister, Margaret, was one  Dr. Leo Friesen  B.A., M.D., L.M.C.C.  PHYSICIAN AND  SURGEON  603 E. 15th Ave.  Corner of Kingsway  and 15th Ave.  VANCOUVER, B.C.  Phone FA. 3150  of   the   passengers   aboard   the  T.C.A.   plane   reported  missing  since April 28.  * *    *  Born to Mr. and Mrs. P. Hudson, formerly of Redroofs, a  daughter, Rose Marie, six pounds  15   ounces,   at   Prince   Rupert,  May 7.  * *    *  Returning from Vancouver  Tuesday were Mrs. R. Walker  and daughter Rill, who have  spent  the   past  few   weeks   in  that city.  * *    *  The ladies of the Halfmoon  Bay Sewing Circle spent a very  enjoyable evening May 29 when  they were the guests of Mrs.  Frank Lyons of Redroofs.  * *    *  Congratulations to Mr. and  Mrs. J. King Sr., who celebrated  their 37th wedding anniversary,  May 31.  Mr. and Mrs. E. Lewis weie  in New Westminster the weekend past to attend the funeral  of Mrs. Lewis' brother-in-law,  Mr. T. Yedon.  Rill Walker, daughter, of Mr.  and Mrs. R. Walker, is a patient  at St. Mary's Hospital fo$ an infection of the ear.  Looking over the assortment  of new perfumes, such as "Take  Me," "My Sin," "Breathless"  and a myriad of other lurid  names, the shy young girl asked  the sales clerk, "Haven't you  anything for a beginner?"  x��  ���(>%2_^  f\  V">-��^  ^*4 ^  C+'fei  SsJ  IN  HOUSE...  AND  BARN m m ���  X.  r  *JF*  DURO  5'  <r_  <  Q>.  D'  w  .}#'  y��'  #*���'  _fjF>  iinni,  ^''��0%  ���rep. Mlllii ���*<-���''  ITmiVid  3W CAW  ft  90-  gives a  lifetime of  SERVICE  ��� *"  kURO PUMPS are pumping  water through; thousands of  Canadian Farm Homes and  Barns. Modern Farmers realize  that the amount of labour and  time saved by running water pays  for a pump in a few months.  EMCO  FIXTURES  AND FITTINGS  SEE us for the latest Kitchen  . . . Bathroom and Laundry  Fixtures an4 Fittings. We will  gladly give you full information.  FOR SALES AND SERVICE ON ALL  YOUR NEEDS. CALL  VETERAN'S PLUMBING'  PHONE 9511  .^  tf^  ^  F. Muir  Ed Devitl  WESTVIEW. B.C.  EMPIRE BRASS MFG. CO., LIMITED  1038 Homer Street, Vancouver, B.C.  44CV  by Jack Scott  THE NEWSPAPERS and their  by-products, such as this pillar  of type, chronicle the day-today story of a'city, and its people, recording fact and anecdote  and movement. We y listen to  the voices and write/ down the  Words. We watch the scene and  describe it. We scent the transient stuff called news and package it for delivery to the doorstep. ' *  We miss out on only one thing.  No newspaper seems able "to  tell the story of the soul-deep  aspirations and dreams of the  ordinary people. The immense  �� news of*what goes on in the  minds of the individual remains  clearly the property of novelist  and poet.  As individuals we know that  each of our friends and neighbors has a far bigger story than  the butter and egg prices or the  luncheon speech at the Kiwanis  Club. Yet there is no place iri  the news-^columns for it.  For many newspaper people  this remains a life-long enigma.  There is.a sense of frustration ,  for the lowliest obituary writer  who types his daily list of the  departed in the cryptic, stylized  language of that department,  knowing that each -paragraph  holds the raw material for a  book. No good reporter writes  the bald facts of any story without a deep, unspoken urge to  probe deeper into the thoughts  of the people involved.  On the fiftieth wedding anniversary of an old couple who  live in an ancient house in the  shadow of heavy industries  along False Creek, I was with  a photographer who went to��  take a picture, a routine assignment.  There was a saintliness and  peace about these old folk, apparently Unhampered by the  fact that the husband was. blind. *  I waited while the photographer  took his picture ahd got the  facts. The story would be told  in. the 60-odd words beneath a f  two-column cut.  My father was a newspaperman for about 40 years and a.  good one, but he never wrote  the story that interested him  most. He had a life-long curiosity about the>places that people live in. A lonely farmhouse,  seen from a passing train, an  old mansion in the West End or  a' shack in a culvert would be  enough to whet the blade of  his curiosity. ���  Where did the people come  from? What did they do with  their lives? What was the pur-  , pose behind their day-to-day  living? He. would gaze at an  unusual home with the same  interest and look of inquiry  that less-imaginative men reserve for the bright jacket of a  new novel.  When you write for a living  it's impossible to avoid/that  kind of question. Riding in to  work in the mornings with the  notes of a column on, say, a  tattoo artist (which will doubtless fill this space-on a more  extroverted day); I get a frustrated feeling of being a irtillion  miles from the actual pulse of  the city.  Watching the* swarms of people coming down to the city's  main arteries, seeing them pour  GIBSONS LANDING ��� The  lighthouse tender "Barrons"  made a visit to this port during the past week, and when it  left there was a light installed  on the reef.  Installation of the light has  resulted from negotiations carried on by C. P. Smith, harbour  master. The signal is green, in  order to distinguish it from the  red wharf beacon and the white  shore lights. Mounted on the  marker that has become known  locally as the "buoy," it flashes  approximately one second with  an interval of ten seconds.  Camp Loader Catches  Leg Between Logs  HALFMOON BAY���Bill Wilson,  second, loader for the McKenzie and Flavelle camp, met with  an accident here May 28.  Wilson was setting the tongs  on a log when a log in back of  him rolled, pinning his leg between the two, badly bruising  tjjie calf and ankle. The injured  man was taken to St. Mary's  Hospital where he is still a  patient.  out the honeycombs of the  apartment blocks, the cliff-  dwellers of the day, the idea is .  inescapable that each one of  these people, like.yourself, is a  complicated, highly individualistic personality whose stories  will never be told.  No story of a tattoo artist will  have the emotional impact or  the humanity that might be  found behind the blank, newly- ���  shaven and newly-powdered  faces of the mass of early morning street/car riders. But the  story is doomed to be locked  there forever.  None of these average people .  will ever: be" in 'tlie "ne#spaperr~-  ��� unless they fall from a high  building or grow a 15-foot  hollyhock, are run over on  Granville Street or live to be  99 years old.  Yet they, and not the recorded voices and the pictured  scene, are the heart-beat of the  city. The storjr of any one of  these people, told in its naked  truth, would give historians of  a hundred years from now a  picture of the mood and tempo  and philosophy of today that /  will be found in no newspaper.  So, tomorrow, I will step up  to someone in the street, some  plain fellow with that faintly.;  worried, restless look in his  eyes, perhaps needing a haircut or on his way to the dentist  or going out for his 30-��ceht  lunch, and say, "I want the news  story of your aspirations and,  dreams and the daily life you  lead and what you are "doing  and what you want out of it."  But I know that I won't. I  will wait for him to grow the  hollyhock/  By MRS. O. DUBOIS  Mr. and Mrs. Alfred^ Jeffries  Sr. of Egmont, B. C, were here  for a week, guests of Mr. and  Mrs. O. DuboiV  * *    *  Mr. and Mrs. Archie West and  baby returned from Vancouver  l^ast week after a short holiday  with friends in the city.  * *    *  Miss  Mary Lowen,  our  local  teacher, had for a weekend vis- (  itor   her   sister,   Helen Xowen,  from Vancouver.   /, :. ���  Mrs. Louis Heid is at home  once more after a long stay in  St. Mary's hospital.  *(C Sfi Sjt  Roy West and son Archie  West have started a small logging operation of their own,  close to Garden Bay Lake.  SECRET COVE  By   INNES   WILLISON  MR. AND Mrs. M. H. Brown and  their sons, Ronald and Walter,  of Gibsons Landing, spent the  holiday at the home of the Willisons.  *    *    *  Russell Brooks of Cougar  Cove spent Sunday visiting with  Norman Jorgenson!  ..-.���*    *    *  Mr. and Mrs. Yates of Vancouver stopped in.; with their  trawler "Early Spring" vf or a  visit with Ed. Lang and Willisons. They are on'their way to  the Queen Char&tte Islands.  *    *���  *  Mr. and Mrs. John Brynilsori  and their friend, Mr. Dignes of  Vancouver, spent the Jioliday at  ; their'ycottage here> &t^&?%��W^s  **:S^*F"i  Several nice yachts also stopped in over the holiday.  GIBSONS   MARINE   SALES  (Next   door   to   Sea  Bus  office)  In. Stock at City Prices . . .  INBOABBS ��� OUTBOARDS  ACCESSORIES  Agents for Brig-g-s & Stratton  HilPs Machine ;S  Shop  Gibsons Landing  Precision  Machinists  Marine and Automotive  Repairs  Arc  and Acetylene  Welding  Oil Burners Installed  and  Repaired  Bank of Montreal   W [}/||fjf  TO A millOH CAKADIAK  ���  GIBSONS LANDING, B.C.  Sub-agency to Carrall and Hastings  Sts.  Branch, Vancouver, B.C.  Bank at Gibsons and have the benefit of both a "town"  account and full services 'brought to the door*. Rates  and facilities exactly similar to those at Carrall and  Hastings Branch.  Tuesday���10:45 a.m.���2:30 p.m.  Friday���10:45 a.m.���2:30 p.m.  Ask for our booklet, "Your Bank and How You May  Use It" and "Services of the Bank of Montreal". Friday, June 6, 1947  THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  Page Five  MR. AND Mrs. B. A. Bell of  Galiano Island announce the  marriage of their third eldest  daughter, Grace Adelaide, to the  only son of Mr. Earl Laughlin  Sr., of Pender Harbour, Earl  Lewis Laughlin, also of Galiano  Island.  The marriage took place  quietly in Vancouver with Rev.  Mr. Hardy officiating. Witnesses  were Mr. Charles Philp and Miss  N. M. Anderson.  Mr. and Mrs. Earl Laughlin  flew home by plane to Galiano  Island where they will make  their home temporarily.  Stag Party Given  For Alfred Ness  SECHELT ��� Alfred . Ness of  Halfmoon Bay was guest of  honor at a stag party arranged  by: Bud Stewart at West'Sechelt. ,  About 20 of his friends gathered and jnuch advice was given  to    the    "bride-groom-to-be".  Jupper was served at Wakefield  (?offee bar.  The singing was led  >y Jack RoUse and a good time  ras had by all.   Good luck to  *at and All  Starts in Wales  CLOCK - MAKING now falls  among the many industries  receiving support from the  United Kingdom government in  the development areas of Wales.  A factory for the production of  precision time-pieces "has already been opened in the Swansea valley. Two other factories  are to come and the new industry will give employment to  many thousand workers. Production is expected to reach  two million clocks a year in  five years' time. It is of particular interest that the Swiss  government has for the first  time agreed to the export* of the  special precision machines made  world-famous by the Swiss  clock industry. The Swiss are  now of the opinion that world  demands for high quality timepieces are .so great that Welsh  competition will not adversely  affect the Swiss trade.  HOW THEY STAND  League standing is now:  . W L   Pet  SCENIC PROGRAM FEATURES HARRISON LAKE  ERIC INGLIS  GENERAL  TRUCKING  and FUEL  Gibson's Landing  Woodfibre C.C   2  0  1000  Britannia Mines     2  0  1000  Mt,Sheer Legion -  2  1  .667  Squamish Legion ���  1  1  .500  Britannia Beach   1  2  .333  Squamish Hardw'ds  0  1  .000  Squamish R.A.   0  3  .000  Most Chinese words have  scores of different meanings,  depending on the use and the  intonation of the voice.  From a weekly newspaper:  "Due to the shortage of paper,  a number of births will be postponed until next week."  1  ��3%  <yfya& POWER CHAW SAW  ECONOMICAL ��� STURDY ��� LIGHTWEIGHT  For Full Information Call or Write:  ��� '������        y ��� y'      ���    . I ' .  B.C. Distributor*:  Use This  SUBSCRIPTION FORM  Now!  We need your support as a subscriber to keep up our  service and to improve it. If you are not now a subscriber, don't put it ofi; any longer . . . send in the  handy form below and "be sure of getting your copy  each week. v :  ..<..  ?.mKi  [Name   _~__  jMail   Address  ; 1 Year ��� $2,50 j  Mail to THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay  I  or direct to WESTVIEW^ B.C. j  Many of the all-tim6 record number of tourists and lake is one of a series of full-color photographs of  vacationists planning to take to the open road this scenic views of the West that Standard of B.C. will  year will include British Columbia's picturesque Har- "* distribute through its retail outlets to remind travel-  rNison  Lake  in their itinerary. This picture of the      ers of beauty spots they should include on their trips.  Texada  Narratives  By VIOLET SEAMAN  Editor's Note���We are glad to  welcome back these popular  stories of eKarly-day life on the  coast. Mrs.' Seaman has been  unable to continue her weekly  letter for some time owing to  indifferent health; we know, our  readers will join with us in welcoming   a   resumption   of   her  articles.  *    *    *  Alfred Hanson  FOR YEARS and years the com- s  munity Christmas tree gatherings at Van Anda were marked  by the spectacular appearance  of Santa Claus. Sometimes he  made his traditional descent via  chimney and fireplace. Or he  would appear on a great northern animal (created for the  occasion). Again he demanded  entrance���and got it���through  a window. But no matter how  he arrived he was hilariously  welcomed as the j oiliest, finest  Santa that ever visited the little  village.  A  COMMUNITY  LEADER  In fact, Alfred Hanson made  such a niche for himself in the  booming community that no one  could think of Christmas trees  or of dances or of parties, without thinking of him too. It just  seemed that he stood for the  community spirit. His passing  several years ago left a tremendous gap, still felt keenly  by old-timers.  Alfred was a child in Germany, but when he was about  fifteen he left his home for the  ships and the new world. His  pleasing personality won him  friends everywhere. A Captain  Magnuson at San Francisco took  the lad onto his ship, and taught  him much about the west coast  ships.  SEALING ADVENTURES,  The   adventurous    sealing  schooners beckoned. Soon the  young Alfred, new member of  a sealing crew, was drawing out  of Victoria harbour and sailing  towards Japan. In later years  he recounted fascinating tales  of the Hawaiian Islands, of  Japanese waters, of wild Bering  Sea storms, and of thrilling  escapes among fog and rocks  from the American revenue cutters. And always they were  hunting, then finding the colony  of fur seals, shooting the "lookout" seal and then there was the  slaughter and the long trip back.  Victoria was reached again in  the fall and furs filled the holds  of the schooner.  HOTEL DAYS  It was 1899 when Alfred Hanson came to the staff of the Van  Anda Hotel. Those were days  of great mining activity and in  the boom town, community  spirit flourished. It didn't take  long to discover that Mr. Hanson was an accomplished accordionist, a comic entertainer  and a very fine dance performer.  Quadrilles, polkas, two-steps  and a long list of the old-time  dances, held no mystery for Mr.  Hanson, either in music or on  the floor. For years he was the  orchestra and the floor show  between the dances. He gave  variety too with his singing,  dancing, and instrumental numbers, or perhaps a pantomime.  MADE HIS MARK ,  An ultra-smart dresser, Mr.  Hanson would appear on fine  summer Sundays in a cream  flannel suit, complete with cane  and top hat.  No wonder an emptiness has  lingered these years since Mr.  Hanson passed away more than  ten years ago in the Powell  River Hospital. But the Island's  pioneers love to recall the incidents and the personalities that  gave the young" mining village  a gay social life and pleasant  memories.  The sweet potato is an edible  member of the morning glory  family.  An armadillo kills snakes by  rolling on them.  Air Cadets to Get  Grants for College  NINE scholarships, valued at  $890 each, will be granted air  cadets for training at the joint  navy-R.CA.F. school at Royal  Roads, B.C., by the R.C.A.F.  benevolent fund, it was decided  at a meeting of the fund in Ottawa last week. One cadet from  each province will receive the  scholarships.  As well as these scholarships,  there are nine of $1,000 each  given by the Air Cadet League  of Canada. Each squadron can  send in the name of its most  prominent cadet and of these,  one cadet from each province  will be selected to attend Royal  Roads at the league's expense  for two years.  The Dominion scholarship (or  cadetship) is confined to dependents of servicemen or ex-  servicemen. The R.C.A.F.  cadetships are confined to dependents of members or ex-  members of the R.C.A.F.  Habits and Health  UNTIL healthful habits and  routines are universally accepted and practised, health  authorities admit that it won't  always be easy for those who  understand the finer points of  living to adhere to sound programs.  Many of man's -worst habits  are rooted in superstition, ignorance and custom. As a case in  point, the medical people indicate the difficulty of bringing  up children according to approved principles of hygiene  when the great majority of  youngsters are allowed to find  their own feet in a haphazard  society.  The authorities are agreed  that education is necessary to  develop public understanding of,  and compliance with, habits that  favor health.  The queen ant of Australia's  white ants frequently attains a  length of four inches. Page Six  THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  Friday. June 6,  1947  By LES PETERSON  a"���" ' iii-miim mi ��� ii-ii  T. R. Godfrey & Co., Ltd. have  purchased a 10-wheel truck for  use in the pulpwood industry on  the Sechelt Peninsula. Capable  of hauling three or four-cord  loads, the truck can give service to any cutter as far west as  Porpoise Bay. Wood will be  trucked to the water on West  Howe Sound and transported to  Port Mellon by scow.  * *    *  Sea Bus Lines Ltd. of Gibsons Landing, have added another vessel to their fleet. The  "Sun Dance", powered with a  Chrysler "Ace", is equipped to  carry 11 passengers. It should  prove a very handy craft to have  around to fill in and carry overloads, especially during the  coming summer.  * *    *  The Parish of Stv Bartholomew, Gibsons aLnding, has now  opened its drive in support of  the Anglican Advance Appeal.  The appeal goes out to all Anglicans, attached or unattached.  Of its total sum of $4,300,000,  our own diocese of New Westminster has accepted an obligation of $119,500,000. Our Parish  of St. Bartholomew, Gibsons  Landing, has been asked for $700  towards the latter amount.  It is hoped that all Anglicans  will support this appeal, and  should any persons be overlooked by the canvassers the^ /ire  asked to send their subscription  to the parish treasurer, Mr. T.  ' G. Clarke of St. Bartholomew  Church. Literature regarding *  this appeal and how its money  is to be spent can be had upon  application to St. Bartholomew  Church, Gibsons Landing.  *    *    *  THE WOOD CUTTER OF  GIBSONS LANDING  He arrived one morning about  sun-up on a late fall day. With  his saw he had walked a mile  or so to get there, and after a  few comments about general  affairs, he started work. We  didn't see him go, but just about  dusk, we looked at the hugh  rings of fir fire wood and found  the whole tree cut up into 54  blocks.  Not long after he started logging with a team of horses. His  record was phenomenal.  He had always lived on the  one place, and in later years he  took on a less strenuous but  more tedious job, berry farming. At this he was the leading man. I don't know what the  local jam factory would have  done without him.  In fact, as a neighbor and a  good citizen, his name will be  long remembered. It was Pete  Berdahl.  P.T.A. MEETING  ROBERTS Creek P.T.A. will  hold its regular monthly meeting at the Kewpie Gamp on  Monday, May 9. The election of  officers for the forthcoming  year will take place at this  meeting.  510   West   Hastings  Street  VANCOUVER  at Gibson's  EACH  Eyes Examined and Glasses  Fitted  WALLIE Peters, CJOR musical  director, is readying himself  for the new series of dramatic  programs over CJOR this fall.  Each drama requires a considerable amount of specially written  mood music and the scoring for  this must be done well in advance of the program series. On  top of this, Wallie attends to the  production problems of such  CJOR programs. as "Off The  Beaten Track," "Hawaiian Hospitality" and "My Songs."  Surprise Party ,  For Mrs. Moncrief  HALFMOON BAY ��� Friends  gathered at the home of Mrs.  R. Walker, Monday evening, for  a surprise party and to bid farewell to one of the Bay's old-  timers, Mrs. Moncrief, a resident of the Bay for the past 15  years.  Mrs. Moncrief left Tuesday  for Vancouver where she will  make her home in the future.  Mrs. Ivor Jorgenson presented  the guest of honor with a lovely  robe, a gift from her many  friends around the Bay, and for  all them wished Mrs. Moncrief  the best of luck in her new  home.  Among ' those present were  Mrs. E. Jorgenson, Miss Ida Jorgenson, Mrs. J. Head, Mrs. Curran, Mrs. E. Keen, Mrs. V. Mare,  Mrs. T. Beasley, Mrs. W. Good-  det, Mrs. C. Mason, Mrs. F.  Watson, Mrs. W. Kolterman,  Mrs. R. Mosier, Mrs. T. Wall,  Miss Pat Wall, Mrs. W. Scott,  Mrs, W. Mervyn and Mrs. J.  Burrows.  By JIM RENNIE  Since the regular correspondent for Granthams Landing is  back in hospital, his "better  half" will act as substitute for  this week.  *    *    *  During the holiday weekend  the wharf was an interesting  place to watch as the crowds  of happy holiday makers seemed to "swarm" from the boats  and other points in the surrounding district.  One has only to watch the  hundreds of people going and  coming these days, both by the  Union Steamship boats and the  Sea Bus Line to realize how the  district has grown ,during the  last four or five years.  Every summer camp and cottage was opened and tke residents enjoyed a real spell of  genuine summer weather with  all the usual summer sports.  Among the visitors from a  distance are Mr. and Mrs. L. W.  Simms of Saint John, N.Bi, who  have been visiting with their  daughter and son-in-law, Mr.  and Mrs. D< G. Poole. Mrs.  Poole, with her three boys spent  a few days with her parents in  Vancouver Hotel and also visited with them in Victoria. Mr.  and Mrs. Simms are leaving  shortly on their return trip to  Saint John."  *        sj:        *  Miss Lisle Creelman was the  guest of Miss M. Henderson at  the home of her parents, Prof,  and Mrs. Henderson. Miss Creel-  man spent. IVz years in Germany  with U.N.R.R.A.  * *    *  Miss Rachel Henderson and  Miss Grace Jamiespn were also  weekend visitors.  * *    *  Miss Elma Hanbidge of Hum-  bolt, Sask., has been the guest  of Mr. and Mrs. W. Banks, during the last week. .Miss Hanbidge is the "bride-to-be" of  Mr. Robt. Banks. The wedding  is To take place on June 25 at  Humbolt.  Mrs. Ian Martin is spending  an extended  holiday  with her  parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. Banks.  * *    *  Mr. and Mrs. G. H. Grantham  yhave   been  visitors   during the  last month at the home of Mr.  and Mrs. F. Grantham.  Mr. and  Mrs. J. Walker also were guests  at the Grantham home.  * *    *  We would like to remind the  residents   of  Granthams  Land-  By   PEARL   PUNNETT  THE RETAIL Creditor's Association held an evening cruise  on Monday, May 26. A Klondike dance was held in the Ma-  lemute Saloon, officially known  as the Pavilion, from 9 to 12.  By way of entertainment during  the   intermission   there   was   a  floor show.*  * *    *  Vancouver Normal School  held its annual picnic here on  Friday, May 30. Following the  custom of former years, the  teachers-to-be visited Bowen  Island School and gave the  pupils a half-day holiday.  Among the group were Miss  Hines and Miss Kilby who  taught  here for several weeks  in April.  * *    *  Picnics to Bowen on Saturday,  May 31, were: Vancouver Technical School, Trapp Technical  School, North Vancouver High  School, St. John's Shaughnessy  Sunday School and St. Stephen's  Sunday School. ��� On Sunday,  Vancouver Passenger Men's Association, Canadian Legion  South Vancouver Branch and  Beth Israel- Congregation Sunday. School held their picnics  here.  Miss ���. Muna Vernon entered  "Byng" in a gymkhana in New  Westminster on Saturday. He  became sick from travel, however, and was not at his best.  Better luck next time, Muna.  ^  - *"��������� *��� ' ;*y - ':.  Mr. Jimmy Hughes and' Mr.  Jack Cook of Toronto are the  guests of Miss Lois Dadds. After  a short vacation they intend to  work here on the west coast.  * *    *  There   have   been  two   safes  ing and district of the Sunday  evening service being heJd every  alternate Sunday. The next  evening service will.be held oh  June 8.  OLD GROWTH FIR  STOVE WOOD  FOR SALE  $10.00 PER CORD  Delivered in  Sechelt-Selma Park area  L. Hansen  Sechelt P.O.  raided in the past ten days. Mrs.  C. Dadds lost a bunch of bananas last week-end and Mrs. E.  Lawrence lost a roast on Saturday night.  *    *    *  Game warden Johnny Dewar  had his cougar hounds "Red"  and "King" on the trail of the  cougar. He left after several  days of hunting but intends to  return with more dogs. The  hounds are imported from Mexico. The cougar has apparently  been here for some time, but  little notice was taken of the  tale till the big cat visited the  home of Mrs. P. Ward.  "Aye," said Mac, "yon was a  powerful discourse on thrift ye *  preached."  "I's  glad   you  were  able   to  profit by it," said the minister.'  "Profit! Why, mon, I would]  have sloshed ma saxpense into;  the plate we'oot a thought if itf  hadrta' been for your providen-^  tial words. They sa^ve me four-^  pence there and then. j  Selma Park  fl  A Complete I  Hairdressing  Service  DOLLY  JONAS  phone for Appointments^  Electric and Batteries  Mantle Models      *  Now Available  "Wilson Creek  Garage Ltd.  WlLSbN CREEK  GULF LINES LTD  M.V.UGULF WING"  Schedule of operations between VANCOUVER and PENDER HARBOUR  Calling at Sechelt and Halfmoon Bay  KUU IE   IN  0.   JL  . f  1  NORTHBOUND  Lv. Vancouver   _   Ar. Sechelt��.   Ar. Halfmoon     Ar. Pender*  Monday  No  Northbound  Trip  Tuesday  9:30 a.m.  11:45 a.m.  12:30 p.m.  1:30 p.m.  Wednesday  ' 9:30 a.m.  11:45 a.m.  12:30 p.m,  1:30 p.m.  Thursday  Trip No. 1  9:30 a.m.  11:45 a.m.  12:30 p.m.  1:30 p.m.  Thursday  Trip No. 2  6:15 p.m.  8:30 p.m.  9:15 p.m.  10:15 p.m.  Friday  5:00 p.m.  7:15 p.m.  8:00 p.m.  9:00 p.m.  Saturday  1:00 ^.m.  3:15 p.m.  4:00 p.m.  :5t00 p.m.  Sunday  Trip No. 1  11:00 a.m.  1:15 p.m.  2:00 p.m.  3:00 p.m.  Sunday 1  Trip No. 1  8:00 p.mf  Flag  j  10:45 p.m|  #.*;���  'NOTE���Pender Harbour Calls will be made at Irvine's Lndg., Garden Bay, Madiera Park  Mm  NOTE���Saturday. 5:30 p.m., is Departure Time from Irvines Landing, Pender  Harbour  SOUTHBOUND  Lv. Pender  Lv. Halfmoon  Lv. Sechelt   Ar. Vancouver  Monday  5:30 a.m.  6:15 a.m.  8:30 a.m.  Tuesday  1:30 p.m.  3:00 p.m.  3:45 p.m.  S:00 p.m.  Wednesday  1:30 p.m.  3:00 p.m.  3:45 p.m.  6:00 p.m.  Thursday  1:30 p.m.  3:00 p.m.  3:45 p.m.  6:00 p.m.  Friday  7:00 a.m.  8:15 a.m.  9:00 a^m.  11:15 a.m.  Saturday  Trip NoiSlt  ���8.00:'i_.w|f:1  9.00 a.iri&  9.45 a.m.  12:00 noon  Saturday  rT*ip;No.. 2  5:30 p.m.  Direct io  Vancouver  8:45 p.m.  Sunday  3:00  4:30  5:15  7:30  v For information please call MA. 4655 air Mi^703^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ ^^^^^^;^^^>y  Ferry Wharf; ft. Columbia St. ;:��� "-^ ' ' r-Vancbuver,j'BiC^ ;'.y ���'-���..  . 2 Schedule effective Mey 1, 1947, Operating on  D.S.T,.  until further notice. Friday. June 6,  1947*  THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  Page Seven  "ARE .YOU   COVERED?"  see  At Gibsons  FOR ALL TYPES OF INSURANCE  AND REAL ESTATE  By SUE ELLA  BBSS  For All The News ... Read The "News"  "Prompt Attention to Mail Orders!"  it RESTMOREf FURNITURE:   Beds, Springs, Mattresses  it GENERAL ELECTRIC APPLIANCES:  Radios,  Refrigerators and Washing Machines  * FURNITURE:   Occasional Tables,  Cedar Chests, Lamps, Etc.  DOR AN 5 FURNITURE  WESTVIEW, B.C. ��� Phone 230  Mr. Carl Halerson of Egmont  is a patient in St. Mary's hospital, Pender Harbour.  * *    *  Mr. and Mrs. Fred Fletcher of  Vancouver are visiting at the  home of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon  Lyons, Garden Bay. Mrs. Fletcher is a sister of Mrs." Lyons.  * * . *  Mr. Jack Potts spent a few  days in Vancouver this past  week.  *P 1" sjs  The Honorable Justice Smith  has returned to Vancouver to  have a stay at the home of Capt.  John Kerr.  * *    *  Miss Winnie Webster who has  been the house guest of Mr. and  Mrs. Jim Davidson has returned  to  Vancouver en route to her  home in the north.    c  * *    #  ���Mr. and Mrs. E. Crush have as  *;_.   _i-i* *���*.,  CANADA-WIDE ....  Coast-to-Coast, EATON'S New Summer Catalogue is being read by  Canadians ...... _  Keyed to their way of life, their budgets, it presents merchandise of the  moment at prices that stress thrift ......  To offer British Columbia customers speedier delivery and lower charges,  many heavy goods lines in this new book are stocked in EATON'S  Vancouver warehouse, and will be sent direct from there on receipt of  orders.  If your Catalogue has not yet arrived, enquire at the local Post Office  or nearest EATON Order Office. If their supplies are exhausted, write  to the Circulation Department, <*T. E ATO N Cft.����, Winnipeg.  .... CANADA-WISE  their   guests  the  latter's   sister,  Mrs. Richardson of Vancouver.  * *    *  Mr. Ernie Gotten is well  enough after his recent' illness  to return to his home on Sask-  inaw Lake. This is good news to  all but most to the sport fishermen who know what excellent  fish are caught in the lakes surrounding- Mr. Cotten's place.  * *    *  Do not forget to make a date  for Saturday afternoon, June 7,  to meet your friends at the  P.T.A. bazaar in aid of Superior  School at the Community Hall,  Irvine's Landing.  * *    *  Mr. and Mrs. Gil Hascamp  have returned to their home in  Pender Harbour after a winter's absence visiting in Vancouver and vicinity.  *  *  Mrs. H. Williams has returned  from Vancouver after a six-  week visit with her daughter,  Mrs. M. MacCallum. Another  granddaughter was added to the  family during her stay.  * *    *  ' Everyone interested in the  Board of Trade should make it  a point to attend the meeting  being held at Halfmoon Bay on  June 6. A bus will pick up  people at Madeira Park.   Come  and boost your community.  * *    *  Mr. Don Fulton of Vancouver  Bay made a rush trip to Vancouver Saturday to have an infected tooth removed.  * *    *  Friends will be sorry to hear  that Mrs. Bill Cochran is confined to her bed where she will  have to stay for a week or so or  more. Her new baby daughter  is thriving, though missing her  mother's care.  * *    w.-  Mr. and Mrs. Ingle of Cameron Lake have purchased Mr. and  Mrs.   Charlie   Harris'   property  and are  arriving soon to  take  possession.  * *    *  ' Mr. and Mrs. Mick Graham  have just recently sold their  home at Madeira Park.  BIBLE READING  FOR I AM not ashamed of the  gospel of Christ: for it is the  power of God unto salvation to  every one that believeth; to the  Jew first, and also to the Greek.  For therein is the righteousness  of God revealed from faith to  faith: as it is written, the just  shall live by faith. ��� Romans  1:16,17.  Doris1 Beauty Bar  Opposite   Howe  Sound  Trading  Gibsons Landing  Complete line of . . .  BEAUTY SERVICES  Doris Bedwell,  Operator  Waterfront Lots  All Reasonably Priced!  PORPOISE   BAY���Beautiful   waterfront   lots.    Good  anchorage, from $160 up.  SECHELT TOWNSITE���Good business and residential  lots���reasonable prices.  GIBSONS.   LANDING���Five   high   elevation   lots   for  residential and business. Prices $350 up.  GOWER POINT���3 lots���$400 each.  Good beach, over  1 acre each lot.  _  CALL  E. PARR PEARSON  Gulf Coast Manager, Halfmoon Bay  OR  CONSOLIDATED BROKERS LTD-  942 West Pender Street.  II  Vancouver. B.C.  PA. 3348  J  Ladies !  NOW ON SALE  Catalina  Swim  REGULAR PRICES  G+9  SECHELT Page Eight  -THE COAST NEWS, Halfmoon Bay, B. C.  Friday, June 6, 1947  By MRS. McGILL  A MISCELLANEOUS shower  was held at the home of Mrs.  McGill, Sunday evening, May  19, in honor of Miss Joan  Rhodes, whose marriage takes  place shortly.  The gifts were presented by  Mrs.    Nadine    Hill    and    Miss  HARRY'S SHOE  Complete Shoe Rebuilding  ���  Scissors and Knives  Sharpened  H. REITER  Madeira Park  Helen Gunther. Music was supplied by Mrs. M. Home and Mrs.  E. Howes. Refreshments were  served and a very enjoyable  evening* was had by all.  * *    *  A baby boy was born May 21  to Mr. and Mrs. Morin.  * *    *  The dance held May 24 by the  Women's Service club was a  huge success. The sum of $200  will be donated to the children's  playground. I wish to thank  the community of Port Mellon  for their co-operation and support in putting this over.  * *    *  The boys from McNab Creek  came down May 27 for a ball  game and lost to Port Mellon.  As they have no facilities at  McNab for practising, they put  up a really good game.  sj: * *  The baseball team from  Woodfibre paid us a visit May  24. After a hard game they lost  to Port Mellon.  By ARIES  For Better Health  HARLEY C. ANDERSON  NATUROPATHIC PHYSICIAN  OFFICE SOURS:   Hon., Wed., and Fri. only���9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Open Evening's by Special Appointment  Three Years on  Staff of Keystone Hospital, Chicago  (A Surgical and Physiotherapy Hospital)  Box 15, Gibsons Landing. B.C.  . DIET ��� MASSAGE ��� ELECTROTHERAPY  and  Anatomical Adjustments  MR. AND Mrs. Andrew Laughlin were at their summer  home for the week-end and  have as their guest, Mrs. Grace  Tuddenham, the latter who will  be building here shortly.  #    *    *  Very glad to  see Mr.  Fredrickson back-at the Inn, after a  �� lengthy,   holiday    in    Norway.  Sorry to hear however that he"  lost  his  brother  after  a short  illness, during his stay there.  ,     *    *    *  At Rockwood Lodge for the  week-end, MissyJ^an Dickinson  and Mrs. Hortense| Bean arrived  from Seattle, along with Mr.  and Mrs. E. P. Smith. From  Vancouver there came Miss  Pearse, Mr. Jim Corbett, Mr.  and Mrs,' Roy, Mr. and Mrs.  Thompson, Mr. and Mrs. Sanderson, arid IVtrs. Dowby.  .    *       *       *  Miss Pat Berry, daughter of  Mr.  and Mrs.  W. K. Berry of  Sechelt   left   Vancouver  for   a  visit with her sister, 'Mrs. Mc-  Mullin of Port Arthur (nee Mae  Berry).   We hope she has a nice  trip and having a soft spot for  Mae would like to, go along too.  ���       *    *    *  St. Hilda's Anglican Guild  held a successful tea on May 27.  Three ladies were such good  guessers that they had to divide  the cake between them���Mrs.  Clayton, Mrs. Aswell and Miss  Allen. We hope that there is  no truth in the old saying that  And When  You Plan   Your  Motor Trip ...  call on Standard of B.C. Travel  Service for free, valuable assistance. You will be furnished with  colorful road maps with the route  you want to take clearly marked  for you; interesting travel logs  giving mileages along the way, and  information about the country  through which you'll be driving;  and an Expense Record Card���all  contained in a mighty handy map-  case with a space on it for you to  record your itinerary. There's no  charge! . . . just ask your Standard  Dealer for a Travel  Inquiry Card.  And   Be  Sure   You   Carry  a  Standard Credit Card  We know you'll like it because it  gives you such a complete record  of the fuel you buy. It's good  identification, (and that's important when you're travelling). And  it saves you from toting a lot of  extra cash. You'll say a Standard  Credit Card is a dandy travelling  companion. Apply today ot your  Standard Dealer. .  The rugged hills, rich fertile v��liey and beautiful lakes are  truly glorious at this season of the year, /our Standard  Dealer has a FREE Scenic View for you that captures the  rare loveliness of the Kootenay country in full natural color-  There's nothing to equal it . . . except the real thing, a  motor trip through the Kootenays in your own car.  Your Scenic View serves only as a preview to a thousand  and one incomparable scenes which await you.  ��� ��� . . Scenic Views are  provided for your enjoyment  by   your   Standard   Dealer.  ASK     YOUR     STANDARD     DEALE  *  good guessers never go to  heaven. Mrs. A. Gray and Mrs.  Clayton were conveners for this  affair, assisted by Mesdames  Hansen, Froom, McFarland,  Gibbons, Batchlor, Cawley, Billingsley, Arnold, Redman, Uttley  and Holroyd.  *    *  ' *  Mrs. Fred Archer and daughter Amy are away on an extended holiday. We look forward to  seeing them back and wonder  how Fred is making out over  the kitchen range. In the meantime, here's a little verse.  When Freddie cooks, he doesn't  read  The cook book that ^mother  seems to need;  He doesn't fuss with pies or  cakes,  He never roasts, or boils or  bakes;  He doesn't use the rolling piv,  Or measure level teaspoons in;  He doesn't watch the oven clock,  He doesn't fill the cookie crock;  We  watch  him with  admiring  eyes,  Whilst Freddies fries and fries  and fries.  *.z  *      *  Owing to an oversight on the  part of your correspondent, the  dance sponsored by the Legion,  May 24th, was not reported. The  sum of $40.12 was added to the  Doreen fund, and Mr. Fred Mills  and Mr. Les Young wish to ex- <  tend their thanks through this  column to all who helped and  attended.  *    *    *  At the Sechelt Inn," the following guests for the week-end  were Mr. and Miss McGlashin of  Vancouver, Mr. and Mrs. Louie  Moorman, and Mr. and Mrs.  Paul Beaudion, all of Seattle,  who are daughters and sons-in-  law  of Mrs.  Beth Hascamp  of  Sechelt. They were pleased  with the fine catch of salmon  over the .week-end. Also Mr.  and Mrs. Reg. Morgan of the  Union Steamship Co. who came  up for the concert, as did Mr.  and Mrs. R. Stearman, prominent Vancouver druggist.  Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Crowston  were entertained by Miss B.  Marchant at her home in West  Vancouver for the week-end.  Miss Marshant and Miss Hendricks came back by Gulf Wing  Sunday night; A very convenient service this.  The hevea rubber tree is thev  source of 97 per cent.of the rub-1  berused in the world, i  Hassans9  GENERAL  Store  PENDER HARBOR  Groceries ��� Meats  jfej^boiils' ~ JDrugs  Hardware  Fishings Tackle  Independent Fish  Buyers  Ship Chandlers  '���.'������'���*,/::.  ��� Home Oil Products  ''"'��� v.'.-.'; "��� at.  HASSANS' WHARVES  i  1?  ���*&  THE   1947  .181  m  ���>3fl  I  FOR CANNING  10 LBS. PER PERSON  As in previous years this special  allowance  of  sugar  for  canning  will   be   in  addition to the regular sugar ration.   It  will be made available in two  amounts.  of 5 pounds each.  MliiiAIliiiii^  VALID MAY 15th     VALID JULY 17th  Coupons  Yl,  Y2,  Y3,  Y4-Y5.  Coupons   Ycj,   Y7,  Y8,  Y9, Y10  Coupons may be used as desired after their respective validity  dates, and will remain valid until at least December 31st.  ���1947.  ��� ���..'������ -'���     '"      .   .. -     z  Each coupon Is good for the purchase of 1 pound of sugar.  The world sugar situation has been improving and has made  possible the recent increases in the Canadian allowance. World  supplies, however, are still inadequate to meet demand, requiring continued rationing.  -  i   '  THE WaitTiME :P_^


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