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 mam  22L,  Coast  Unused Arf-feies  .X yyy .-..\X   .-.. 7.. ������  A Lialwlity To A  Gain ;-  Phorie       "\s  . ':������'       ���"���������       ���>'���,���::  "Carola",  Roberts Creek, or  News, Sechelt, 37  ServiWg a Projgr-ussive and Gnywin&  Area yon B. C/s< Southern Coast:   >'���  Covers Seche_t7 Gibsoas, Port Mellon, Woodfibre;'Sq-jaroisi^Jirvines  Landing, Half: Moon JBay, TBardy  Island, Pender Harbour, "Wtlson  Creek, Roberts .Creek, Gra__t__a_t_s  Bal. cfin g,: Bgnnout; - Hopkins I>ai. di 9 g.  Bracken dale,  Cheekeye, etc.  _?TJB_JIS-__EBT BY <T&E CO-ftST H3SWS, &_3SZT-3Z>  Bnsis-ess Office:  Sec__e_t, B.C. _7-.tib_.a_ A<_.vert_s____f Office, Powell 3B_lver, B.C.  Vol. iy  No^3  Sechelt* 6. C.  Friday/July 30, 1948  5c per copy, $2.50 per yealr,iy_na3i  s  1299 Delegates to Liberal Convention August 5-7  ?",i"fl,?uaeJ.    Will Choose New Leader,  TH ESEGHELT Peninsula Board  olTrade held its first executive  1 council '-'nie'^tii^^-'sirice/ the anual  [general 7&eetl0g ^^ild: election of  pfficers^iiiJiirie: Thi new presi--  identr Mr.-TAggett   was   in   the  lbhair.7 :Cor���^imhdehce  was  read  |_indV:5;Varioiis;^pr6_ ects   discussed.  lOne item of particular interest to  Bechelt arid district was a letter  Fromr ;Disti.ict^'Engineeix" Mr.  K.  mo^tehx'&M0ffimg.  Seclielt X and  |^rpcusev-Jja^  The cpifetructioii of ' the hew  ^echelt wharf has been delayed  (all fall but: immediate; rep#ii$ ^tO'  the   p-to&ing7 ^ ;et?___3ting;  ^harf Will be; .Ui^erfefcjsn and rto  [he shied roofTwheh ni_iterials aire  -vail^bie^X7\;X;i;;';'':; X-: ?^&$M$$z  i,Thfe7.P^jpbi^-7Ba^';7^h^;)^g:  Irpach is -to beI widened. andv*|_dr  Utional space provided oil the  fharf head^These improvements  ?iil be taken care of beiore the  lew wharf is commenced.  SECHELT���The annual Sunday  School and church picnic of the  inter-demoninational church conducted by Pastor W. Elliott of Se-;  chelt and Wilson 'Creek was held  Saturday, July 17, in the Sechelt  Picnic grounds.  Races  and baseball were held  /at the Union Park and supper,  was served by the ladies in the  Legion Hall. There were sandwiches, salads, cakes/ cookies, 4  gallons of ice cream, in fact there  were so many encores that many  of the youngsters were obliged to  leave a portion of their last helpings. Many thanks to generous  donors and workers.  In conclusion, bright singing of  ^choruses  was   enjoyed  by those  still remaining ^ table  accompanied by Mr.y^  an  accomplished  musician from  ^t^7Metrppolitan  Tabernacle,  in  'Van^ohyerX';>7;; X;X x.v ��� \  7 A short address Twas given by  the pastor, and then all joined  hands and sang, ��� '��le)$t be the  Tie That BinclS", accompanied by  Mrs. Turner at the piano. i  .ii-SSi,*  x^ik  Ottawa-���To elect a new Leader  of the Liberal Party, and to build  a new party platform, 1299 delegates with 840 alternates will come  here from all over Canada for the  third national Liberal convention  to be held August 5-7.  The delegates who vote on questions put to the floor will, in a  sense, represent the twelve millions  of peoDle of the Dominion. The  delegation   which  will  vote  will  comprise all Liberal M.P.'s and  men and women who were Liberal  candidates of the last federal election. There will be 735 delegates  proper from the constituencies in  the nine provinces, and 735 alternates. The Senate will be represented by 62; provincial representatives v^ total 140; there will be  12 national and. provincial Liberal  association presidents. Representation of provincial Liberal associations will be impressive. There will  be 27 from women's associations;  27 from young Liberal associations;  51 from university Liberal clubs.  " Public and party interest,^ of  course, will center upon selection  of the man who will follow Rt.  Hon. W. L. Mackenzie King as  Leader of the Liberal Party and  as next Prime Minister of Canada.  That election will be an out-in-the-  open affair. Nominations will be  thrown open and there will be no  restriction as to the number of  people who may be proposed arid  seconded for the balloting.  The  ^baUoting itself-^  '?'tBe1^ifr,di^  will l be-^ accompanied by every  known device to insure that the  votes truly express the free will of  the delegates. The ballot forms,  ���were printed two weeks ago; and  upon: their arrival were stored in  a^ safety vault by a group of officials of the National Convention  Committee. Just before the balloting is due at the convention, these  ballots will be taken from the vault  ���again by several officials of the  Convention  Committee���and  THESE BALLOT .PAPERS, being printed for the National Liberal  Convention to be held in Ottawa, August 5-7, will decide who shall  succeed Rt. Hon. W. L. Mackenzie King as Leader of the Liberal  Party. The printing, collating and'stitching of these ballot papers  necessitated special measures to insure protection of the documents,  which later were transported to a safety vault in Ottawa, there to  remain until taken under guard to the floor of the Convention for  use by 1299 delegates.  transported under guard to the  Coliseum. There, under the eye of  officially appointed returning offi-  the voting delegates. After each  vote; the counting will be done also  under the eyes of scrutineers.  The Convention, the third which  the Liberal Party has held since  Confederation, will bring to Ottawa  more than 3,000 Party members.  At the Coliseum, where sessions  will take place, there will be ample  accommodation for the public in  addition to delegates.  The official programme follows:  August 4���Registration.  August   5���Registration;   Convention opens; official address of  welcome; election of Convention  oificiali?; appointment of commit-  *teesr 'iaa^tii-^  dure; speechesby representative  Liberals; committee sessions.  August 6���Reports from committees; speeches by representative Liberals; general business;  election of scrutineers and tellers.  August 7���-Reports from committees; speeches by representative Liberals; reading of rules governing voting procedure; reporting  of nominations of candidates for  Party leadership; election of Liberal leader.  .<*'  ��  $m  *.'  ; M  FINE STAND OF SITKA SPRUCE: This valuable species  thrives i n the Queen Cha f lotte I stands. ~ ^he Sprgice^ trees:  (ictured above measure oyer 6" ft. diameter at the butt. TKey  ill be converted into high grade lumber. The smaller trejes  >f the spruce family-ore processed into sulphite pulp which is  ised in the manufacture of newsprint and variPMS specialty  >apers. Afeut 50 percent of British Columbia's^uip* and paper  Production is newsprint. After meeting the requirements of  Canadian purchasers, oyer 80 percent of this newsprint is  Ibid to United States buyers, Last year {1947) pulp and paper  nade in British^Jumbid was sold in the United 'States for a  otal inI excess of $43 million.  Mind Wandering  Brings Calamity  In Laundry  Editor of the- Coast News.  Dear Sir���Who says there is  no money to be made on a chicken ranch? I have just bought a  new Bendix de Luxe with our  profiteering. It is a zinc one  square with two handles, price  $24.25 delivered. I am keeping  the tag on it to show that it is  a boughten one���and not home  made.  I find it helps if you are doing  something, particularly washing  that, you don't like, to just let  your mind wander.  Well I started to wash, and giving  it  the   works  on  the  wash  fbqard. First the goverinment got  a going-over���then Stalin. Little  did I know that the two chairs  my tub was sitting on were parting company. Suddenly down  went the tub.   Did I have to do  , some quick sandbagging and rescue the cat and her three kittens who were feeding at the  time. I looked towards the door  the get my breath, and there was  a friend grinning fiendishly. I  had forgotten about him coming  Wharf Appropriation  Jumped to $100,000  JAMES Sinclair, M.P. for Vancouver North has been instrumental in obtaining a new appropriation of $100,000 in place of last  year's appropriation of $28,500,  ���for  the  renewal  of the  Roberts  to lunch.(bless the.pressure cooker).  "It's war or communism," says  he, "nuts says I? We're all mad,  mad, mad. We want everything  increased���pensions, wages, and  we don't want the taxes -raised.  We want to take something out  of the air and by gosh we have  got it���the atomic bomb. No won-,  der Mr. Sinclair wants to go engineering, but I hope fate decrees  otherwise.  The men finished the conversation outside. It drifted from politics to poultry, wire worms, and  red heads, I got curious about that  and learned - that red head is a  turkey's disease. As for war nobody wants it, and only some  want communism^ and that could  be handled by watching out f���i*  any peewee dictator that gets too  ambitious. Some people will do  anything for money. They say  we Scots once sold our King for  a groat (fourpence). We must  have been a bad lot.  Margaret Allan  Creek wharf.  With the completion of the  wharf the Roberts Creek Liberal  Association hope for an appropriation ot dredge out a small  boat harbour at the Creek mouth,  for the benefit of those who use  small boats. The latter project to  take place next year.  VON AUXILIARY  TO HOLD TEA  A garden tea at the of Mrs.  Jane Nickson, "Rexwood", West  Sechelt, will be held on August  4 under the auspices of Sechelt  West V.O.N, auxiliary. Mrs. Arnold, Mrs. Billingsley and Mrs.  Redman are on the committee.  We hope for fine sunny weather  on this day as Mrs. Nickson's  garden is usually so beautiful.  Mrs. Nickson was one of the first  settlers in the district. and her  garden reminds one so much of  an English garden. Mrs: W. K.  Berry is president of this group  and Mrs. Mary Redman is secretary.   (Weather  permitting).  %���  "���} L    iX.:. ,  o e VIH0X0IA  AHVasn iVIOMlAOHd Page Two  THE COAST NEWS, SECHELT- B. C.  by Jock Scott  IT LOQKS very much as if I am  going through life without ever  knowing   what   happens   in   the  mind of a millionaire.  At a meeting I attended earlier this week, there were three  millionaires present. They looked  unhappy, worried, and just generally miserable and I simply  can't understand it. Not for the  life of me.  If I had half as much of the  green stuff as any one of those  men I'd be somewhere following  the sun, on the beach at Acapulco  or on the teak deck of a launch,  wearing sandals, perhaps, or no  shoes at all or maybe insome.de,  luxe mountain cabin growing a  beard and spitting on the stove  lid or just whatever cockeyed  whim happened along.  NO PAIN HERE!  If I had worked as long and as  hard as any one of those men I%  wouldn't have been wearing a  stiff collar and being bored and  correct. Not on your life. I'd be  playing poker with five select  pals or listening to Mozart or  splashing my feet in a slow surf  somewhere with native music,  exposing ray white, millionaire's  paunch to the warm sun.  The nearest solution I've got to  this problem is to decide that urgency or just'plain lust which  makes men earn fortunes be- .  comes, somewhere along the line,  a need not for money alone, but  for power.  The half-dozen millionaires I v  met were fretful men who kept  -is strict of fice hpurs as, their junior clerks, obviously flirting with  anxiety neuroses and, in short,  seemed to be getting nothing  from success but stomach ulcers.  THE RIGHT  IDEA  It would not be idle escapism  for these men to drop everything,  get into a pair of old grey flannels and disappear, thumbing  their noses after them. But no.  They stay on, widening their  sphere of respect or influence or  fear while many poorer men are  discovering a log to sit on, corncob pipe in mouth, and the contentment of old age.  I heard once of a millionaire  who did get away. Gave up the  bulk of his fortune to charity.  But he had lost the gift or the desire for relaxation. He finally  started a new empire and was a I  millionaire all over again when  cirrhosis of the liver caught up  with him.  Maybe it's just that making  money has its own peculiar kind  of curse, destroying the part of  the mind that knows you can't  take it with you. This seems to  have been the case with the millionaires I have met, owning everything that money can buy, except epace of mind and happiness.  ABOUT THE WOMEN  And yet if the millionaires held  my speculative gaze, it was their  disappointed that the rainy weather has not Shown Pur coastJ at  its best. -However, we notice that  WEST   SECHELT Mrs>   Borden    (nee   Alma   Has-  .NEWS INCLUDED camp)   has  quite a  tan to  take  ,_r��n~�� Zisi! from the U-S-A- k back to Seattle when she leaves  Mrs. K.. E. Greene, a house guest        ... k ���    -  of Mrs. Beth Hascamp.  She hails us thls week*  from Seattle, Wash., and we are     it was really like old times at  ,...._....    the chow mein party held at Se-  wives   who   really   seemed   the chelt on Saturday.   The Chinese  stunning enigma���pleasant-faced, cook, familiarly known -as Shorty",  wonderfully-cprsefted womeri in  d never  did succeed in getting  frivolous   hats, faultlessly   dres- his   right  name)   really    outdid  sed,  and, if I am any judge of himself and I understand that he  character,   magnificiently   disin- is famous for this most excellent  terested. Chinese   dish.    He   is   employed  The life of these women is ob- at the Halfmoon Bay logging  viously a full one in a familiar camp and was most anxious to  and regulated pattern. And,;look- oblige Mrs. Frederickson, who,  ing at them, you wonder if;there with her flair for doing things  is ever a revolt in them,!if ;t_\ey differently, really gave us an >ev-  ever feel like putting on slaqks ening's enjoyment. There were  and a sloppy hat and;maybe get- people there that had not .been  ting behind . the wheel of their in Sechelt for years, and the ev-  CadiUac, pointing the radiator ening was an outstanding suc-  cap south arid just going jwjiere cess financially .and also in ,tfie  the wind took them.     " * ��� spirit ,of bringing. old friends to-  The urge .to f&reak away is gether. The dance -was also well  within us all, and especially in .attended and I bear majiy c#m-  the" hearts of women cwhpse sense *men$s- on ;vthe-.good ..timing; of, the;  of the romantic is less easily jde- local orchestra, The Legionalfes. ���  stroyed than that of I the niale. Good going, comrades! We hope  But the dp wagers* go' phi' like that in the hot-too-distant tfu-  their husbands, and no one knpws tote Mrs. Frederickson will >g-  if they hide.regrets. ain give us one of these parties.  Muriel Genower is on holiday  with'her aunt,-Mrs.-W. K7_Berry,  and also at the hotel this weekend amongst . other guests was  Mr. Fred Higginbotham, Vancouver optometrist.'  George Kyijoch, secretary of  Sechelt Liberal Association, tells  me he has received a letter from  Mr. Bishop, divisional superintendent of government telegraph  and telephone service in which  he states theire ^ill'shojrtly^e a  24-hour telephone service. Also-  the Department of Public Works  advises tjiim cihat' temporary repairs ^iiiljbe/made iptt%e 0ieehelt  and Porpoise Bay wharves. Geo.  is hoping to have a visit at-Sechelt of Mr. James Sinclair, the  member for this riding, before  the convention at Ottawa. We  wiU let you know when this happens, as we would like a representative meeting.  We etxend our sympathies to  Mrs. Ethyl Frederickson, hostess  at Sechelt Inn, on the passing7of  her brother, Mr. Frank F.orshaw,  a .wellrjknown businessman of  Vancouver.   >Mrs.  iFredericksbn  1  Friday. July 30, ,1348 $  '���.���'���"-���"   ^1    ��� 4l  flew from Sechelt for the funeral f*J  atidTwais-; ���$&*# thete by herr sister, M  .Mrs. Louis Ruo, flying from lHoI-fjj  lywood. Another ,sister Mrs. M.v|l  Daley, flying from Portland,: and|l  a third sister, Mrs. A. Vanstoi_��i|i  of Beverley Hills, all met at Van-||j  couver. The latter is now at theV ta  Inn for a few' d_iys prior to re-j  turning to the States.  Visiting   Mr.   and   Mrs.   Sha^  this week-end were their son. Te  and his wife.   Also staying withe   Shaws   for  the   vacation -  Mrs.  Shaw's  aunt,  Mrs.  Collins.;  of Vancpuver. '  By the way,..did you lose a hii  cycle?    Const.   Gray   has  passec  along the word that pne]has jb$��i  found���if youi lost; it, j list desc^if  it to him and it's yours for  wheeling away.  There is a popular theory  the North American Indian cajt  originally from Asia across J,  rlRejirjijgy Strait beicayse there; isL)  mucn' similarity between the. Eij  ���kimos on bptji sides of r the sir a}  and the. Indians.  WILLIAMS CONSTRUCTION (CO.  CONTRACTORS  Glen. 0463F Phone Mar. 3439  BULLDOZING, ROAD CONSTRUCTION, TLAND  CLEARING, EXCAVATING, ETC.  Large Machines.  HD10 at Sechelt���HD14C at Gibsons  SEE ED BAMFQRD  Clay Chamberlin's "  GIBSONS, B.C.  Lumber  Rondom Widths  Random Lengths  Fir  Cedar  Hemlock  B.C. FIR  SECHELT, B.C.  PHONE 42  Selma Park  Hairdressing Shop  A Complete  Hairdressing  Service  DOLLY  JONAS  Phone for Appointments  Arnolds Coffee Bar  GIBSONS, B.C.  FOR WEEKENDS  Phone Gibsons - 26  Yes, Joe. You may be a mechanic working with all-steel  bodies, but it is wood���and the .products of wood-���that  keeps you busy and makes your pay cheque what it is.  From our forests last year came B.C.'s greatest crop ���  quarter of a billion dollars in wood products. This means  42 cents in every dollar earned by our people.. .wherever  they are, whatever their kind of work.  PULP   AND   PAPER  Is Working For You  Did you know that last year the  Pulp and Paper Industry of B.C.  converted 12% of our total log-  ���  cut" into    products    valued    at  $73,000,000���or  30%   of  our  total forest products? This means,  based on logs consumed, more  men employed and more wages  paid in pulp and paper than in any other forest industry.  FOR    THE    SAKE    OF    THE  BE     KIND    TO     LITTLE  F UT U RE  ffe E ES Fnday, July 30, 1948.  THE CQASiTNEvVS; SECHELT, B.C.  Page Three  ��      Mr. George Turner and family are vacationing at -.the; hbme  |bf his parents, Mr. and Mrs; T.  burner. *_*  - 3 -  Mr. and Mrs. F. D. Robertson  nd  their two  daughters,  Diane  Eand   Donna   arrived   during   the  eek and plan to spend at least  hree   weeks   at   Wilsons.    Mrs.  obertson is the daughter of Mr.  nd Mrs. Harry Morley.  [��: Well,: another pleasure craft  scraped the Mission Point during  jhe week. Won't be long now ber  for e we see some merrymakers'  pleasure turned into tragedy. No  larker, why not?  Congratulations are in order to  Ir. and Mrs.. J. Aune of Wilson  Wm. McFadden  Optometrist  GIBSONS  Office Hours:  9:00 ^m. to 5:00 p.m.  |Evenings  by Appointment  LEvery day  except Thursday  BULLDOZER  FOR HI^E  '���.;';' Land Clearing  Basements Excavated  Roads Built, etc.  OANRpTI|  Roberts Creek  COLLISON'S  BARBERSHOP  SECHELT  Mon.���Closed All Day  rues.���9:30 a.m. ��o 6:00 pjn.  Ted.���9:30 a.m. lo 9:00 p.m.  'hur.���9:30 a.m. to 6:00 pan.  fri.-���9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p_m.  . ai.���9:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.  .HAIRCUTS  FACIALS ���  ��� SHAVES  ��3HAMPOOS  Creek who last week received &  bundle from heaven. Doctor says  mother and child are doing fine.  Another milestone was passed  at the Drew residence during the  week. Mrs. Drew, like Jack Benny, passed her.thirty-ninth birthday.- Arid by the way, George Jr.  was up from New Westminster  for the occasion and brought  Mom. a special box of flowers.  Mrs. E. M. Shaw, sister of Mr..  E. W. Jones, spent a very pleasant  holiday here, and returned during the week to her home in Toronto.  Also noticed among the many  visitors here during the past  week were. Mr. and Mrs. Harry  Lucken and daughter Lynda Diane^ Mr. and Mrs. W. McAuley,  Mrs. W. Nelson, Mr. and Mrs. L.  T. Roberts, Mr. and Mrs. Jack  Hornby, both of the Veterans'  Affairs Department,. Vancouver.  T^hey are staying with Mr. Eric  Jones, who is up for his annual  three weeks. Miss Mydska is also spending her leave of absence  from the civil service at New  Westminster, and is at her parents' place.  The burning question of the  day is���where are the fish? Well,  you can't tell by Stan Arbo���he's  only been out once, but caught  enough on that trip to supply half  the neighbors with a delightful  dinner. His good deed for the  day.  A delightful beach party was  held recently, dppostie Dunvegan,  home oi- the clan McLeod. The  Quigley's;. the Roberts', the Mc-  Leod's, the Weingardens, the  Fletcher's et al were dancing and  singing to a radio, later a midnight swim was topped off by a  swell weiner roast.  Many friends of Capt. J. S.  Cope, well known oldtimer here  ^vill ber sorry; to learn that he re-  ceritly suffered a stroke. After  being confined to bed at his home  for a short period he was taken  to'. Shaughnessy Hospital where,  according to latest reports he is  progressing favorably. His condition is as well as can be ex-  pectecL Capt. Cope, did valiant  service during the first war. He  was accompanied to Vancouver  by his wife, and daughter, Mrs.  Hicks of Wilson Creek.  Well, as promised, I want to  straighten out the story of Mike  and the Bear. This may also  serve as a warning to visitors to  keep their eyes peeled 'cause  there's bears in them thar  'ills.  It would appear that Mike had.  finished his fishing up at Mission  Creek and after walking about a  quarter of a mile downstream, de  cided to cross the creek���but  found it too deep to wade. However he did find a sloping log,  which���if successfully negotiated  ���would have Janded him safely  on the opposite bank. Proceeding,  until halfway up the log, Mike  saw the bushes wriggle and and  move in a most unnatural manner. But being a true sportsman  (or nature-boy as they are sometimes called) " he filing a stick  which he was carrying in the  direction of the disturbance. Nothing happened, cautiously he  crept on and on, then suddenly he stopped, froze in his tracks  for out walked a lean hungry  looking three hundred pounds of  bear. Well, the bear gave Mike  the once over. Mike stared back,  goose pimples came and went;  silence reigned, but both calmly  stood their ground. Mike looked  at the water and was undecided  whether or not to fling the fish  at the bear or swim or run for it.  The bear advanced, Mike retreated. Then for no identifiable reason in the world the battle was  over. The bear backed up a few  yards, turned, then stopped to  give Mike the last look, then left.  Mike straightened out his goose  pimples, recovered his equlibr-  ium, stuck out his chest and sal-  BRIGGS-STRATTON  IN BOA RDS  Evinrude  Outboards  of City   Prices  Also small boats and  equipment.  GIBSONS  MARINE SALES  Gibsons, B.C.  MURDOCH'S  MARINE SUPPLY  Compare Our Prices!  Del nor Frozen Foods  Ice Cream  Groceries  Fresh Meats and  Vegetables  Hardware  '       Drygoods  Shell Oil  Fish Camp  We now have increased  refrigeration for handling  of perishables.  Pender Harbour, B.C.  BRICKS  STOP  FREIGHT  Concrete Bricks - .Foundation Blocks  Slabs for Walks, Etc.  Price List On Request��� Mail Orders Given  Attention  d. SOTIROS  GIBSONS, B.C.  lied  forth; into the 'stmlight for  home. Now any story told by a  fisherman is treated lightly to say  the least, but this has a climax.  When, next morning the boys  from the B. arid J. Camp had to  use .various methods to remove  the same old black bear from the  roadway in order to proceed to  their various duties in the woods.  Cordite, used, asthe. propellant  explosive in guns of the British  Army, was invented by two Brit-r  ish scientists, Sir James Dewar  and  Sir Fredrick  Abel.  Bats find their way m the dark  by sensing the echoes of their own  shrill, super-sonic screams���a system akin to radar.  RELIABLE 24-HOUR SERVICE  BILL'S TAXI  Half Moon  Bay, B.C.  Phone Half Moon  Bay  7-U   (��� ��� ���)  Bill Mervyn  Ice Cream ! ! !  Another feature of the "Summit General  Store"  is  available  to   the   residents  of  West   Sechelt   NOW  Cones - Bricks - Bars - Revels - Soft Drinks  MILK ��� COLD MEATS ��� GROCERIES  Summit General Store  Delivery Service, Saturday only. Lower Road  West Sechelt's Neighborhood Grocery  Business and Professional  DIRECTORY  -  TAXI  INSURANCE  PENINSULA CABS  24-Hour Service.  WILSON CREEK and  SELMA PARK  Phone Sechelt 5C2  PLUMBING-HARDWARE  Parr Pearson Agencies  General Insurance  Phone  Sechelt 37 ���Night Ring LSL  REAL ESTATE  Hardware, Plumbing Supplies  Heating Necessities  "Serving the Peninsula"  Marshall's  Hardware  Phone Gibson���3K  Specialist in  Coast Property  Consolidated Brokers Ltd.  Gulf  Coast  Office  Sechelt  Plumbing and Heating  RADOO SERVICE  Installation ��� Repairs  A Specialty  by Registered Plumber  Ticknor's Plumbing  Porpoise Bay Road  Sechelt, B.C.  STEELE'S RADIO AND  ELECTRIC  Radio Sales and Service  Phone,  Sechelt 33  Send by Bus  WOOD  TRANSFER-TRUCKERS  FIR SLAB WOOD  Now Available  BLAIR CARTAGE  Granthams and Hopkins  Contact Usher's Dry Goods  at Gibsons  JACK'S TRANSFER  Log Hauling Contractors  General Freight Hauling  Sand and  Gravel  Phone Sechelt 15U and 21Y  Transfer - Truckers  LUMBER AND FUEL  FRANK   YATES  Home Oil Agent for  Peninsula  Gravel and Freight Carrying  Service ; calls day or. night-���  Days, Wilson Creek���5S  Nights, Roberts Creek���24L  BURNS and JACKSON  SAWMILL  Producer of Choice Lumber  In All Species  Wood and Sawdust  Phone Sechelt 15-M-2 ��� re-  Page Four  _ j ���-'  THE COAST NEWS,  B.C.  I4i%y/ju.y>30/p  -��� *-.* _t-# y_,'//,��i/ijr_,iJM,rft#,4i  -��> * * * J <-f**'-i'>-_;,-v���ri. ���:  local ,W.I. A picnic *was .held^at  , -7/,?���,������//������'   /.the .home   of   Mi:s.   F.   Soames.  VISITING W.I. ;      -After; lunch a program of games  : Fifteen members of the Point  and contests was held, the ladies  Grey  W.I.   were ;g^ests; Of'the .then   visited, the   garden   party  The Opening ofx  DR. A. M.  LOWE'S DENTAL OFFICES  For Full Time Service from July 30th  ROBERTS CREEK  Phone Roberts Creek 20H2 for Appointments  At Anytime  <^���^  ���^^^^^���^^^f*  ^^^^���^*��  Card  I  araen   lea  at the home of  Mrs. Jane Nickson  West Sechelt  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 4  2 to 4 ��� Weather Permitting  ��� ' ..'.������'���*.������  West She-It V.O.N^/Auxiliary X  ��� I. being_^>ii^^X'Pn^;.t^y-^pasiaus  grounds of Mr. find, i/lrs. Hender-  ; son/-TaMiesVr carried -the -party;*  / back to Gibsons where they were  ; gusts''bf   Mrs.   Bowihah   until  '! boat'��� time'.:r-Allf expressed   the.ir  delight in 'the beautiful locatiori  ; ahfl: vi,ews to be seen from pur  ; ajrea* and hope,,to repeat the en-  \ jby^bte ,d$y another year, ;'X...,Xy^.  I  .;Mrs.: Fred Soames, one of the j  ; charter, roembers pf the Women's-  institute  was  presented, with  ��_  ; life--  membership    at   the   July  meeting. Mrs. E. E. Bowman made  the presentation of the scroll and  pin and spoke of the fine worR  done by this very active member  over the long period of yeass and  her   ever  ready  co-operation  in  any    work    being    undertaken.  While not able to attend all meetings   of  late   Mrs.   Soames   still  finds ways to carry on her good  work, and in her gracious acceptance  Mrs.  Soames  thanked   all  the members for both the membership and good wishes conveyed by it.  There will be no August meeting, of the Women's Institute, but  members, are askedvto b6_u*xin  mind the fall fair which comes  August 19 and 20.  ��� .-.-:.-���������';���;���-.-.. ��� : ���  1!  fr B.C  '' The ^d^stpbl sshetf^he^  ?   Fiinernrieh and Cdrtipl.  HOME GAS SlWnpN  QUALITY >r��� SERVICE r- VALUE  ^   ;-*'��������� ������'������'������������ ;' ���      -yyyyyy.   y-yy,.Lvr  At HASSAN'S LANDING ��� Midway South Shore  r  ���ft  :l  Sechelt  News  !l Cosy Homes and  ���     Home Sites  FOR SALE  WATERFRONT LOTS  Listings of ideally situated waterfront properties from  Pender Harbour to Hopkins Landing.  CALL OR WRITE  CONSOLIDATED BROKERS  Gulf Coast Offices ��� Sechelt or Gibsons, B.C.  Phone Sechelt 37 ��� Gibsons 2A  HEAD OFFICE  CONSOLIDATED BROKERS LTD.  942 W. Pender St., Vancouver, B.C.  . By Karen Stockewell  WiU all Guides of Cbmpanjr 2  come' * to Guide meetings each  Wednesday night at 7:30. It is  hield at Pearson's hduse at Sechelt." . ;" ' x -."':' '" - .  We are very sqiry to hear that  Miss Melvin may be leaving, but  we hope she will be biack again  to be our leader.  Well Guides, I'll try to gather  more news next week, so till  then,   bye.  Credit Union  Cruise Cancelled  Moonlight cruise aboard the  MV Gulf Mariner, planned for  the Credit Union members and  guests this Saturday, has been  cancelled. Arrangements for a  substitute excursion will be announced later.  A human road runner can easily outdistance a team of horses.  A. L. BRUYNEEL  Selma  Park,  B.C.  ACCOUNiTING     "  ���INCOME TAX  REPRODUCTIONS  BUSINESS FORMS  Direct Mail Advertising  2"iHIII  Don't Baby Your Car Any Longer!  LET OUR AUTO DOCTORS REMEDY ITS CRYING NEEDS  Our Modern Service Department Will Nurse If Back To Health  WE SUGGEST:  1  ��� MOTOR TUNE-UP  ��� WHEEL BALANCING  ��� WHEEL ALIGNMENT  ��� MOTOR CLEANING  COMPLETE CHECK-UP  FRONT END ADJUSTMENT  CHASSIS CLEANING  WASHING - GREASING  SILVER GRILLE SERVICE STATION  4&V     "One of the Best Equipped Service Departments on the Peninsula"    >^_>  liHinniHiMiinwiiiHiiiiHim  ll___.UIIHI_HlUHIiyK.ll  UffliHlfflHHIHIIHiHIIlHIl  ,'/*  . i   ���:���.> . ; ...-  .��� ! /���  ;.>..-;  :.i'v-v  c  _ '.'.��. ;��� ���.'-.. V.  IflRANSLATED it simply means "Asphalt  ���Shingles." But here in British Columbia,  most people would insist on calling them  "Durbid" shingles, fit least that's the way  they seem to feel about Duroid.  Actually the name "Duroid" is a famous  trade-name that appears ONLY on shingles  made by Sidney.  Genuine Duroid Shingles  are made with a base of  the    finest    quality    felt  That's why they're so well-     Authorized  known  iOr   dependability  and long wear. Dealers  For your own home, ask  tor Genuine Duroid shingles by name. Make  doubly sure  of getting the real thing,  by  looking for the Sidney Seal of Quality oil  every bundle. >.  Gibsons Building Supplies  R. G. Fitchett  PHONE GIBSONS, 8-J   m*tit  SIDNEY ROOFING & PAPER CO. LTD.  ���n.jy  VICTORIA   AND VAlfCOUVER  SR-4N  fm Friday;-My 30, 1?43.  THE COAST NEWS, SECHELT, B, C,  l ; -.  ������**���__  ��� '!������  J'J"  i  !  Boat Tersks, Worm Air Heating Furnaces Repaired  Rastge and Heater .Repairs'  CHICKEN. FARM EQUIPMENT  GtmtM^ANl> DQWNPIPE  By H. I. "I_.  ;.____. e6_TOit_oNr_iG  Sheet Metal   Works  Laurie Speck. Gibsons  Phone Gibsons 8R  SPECIAL!  /Marquisette, red or green trim _____________ 65c  /yVonkscloth, 54",'heavy qualityX ��� $2.65  7Table Oil Cloth, 54" wide, blue or green trim 90c  FLEXALUM VENETIAN BLINDS INSTALLED FREE  USHER'S YARD   GOODS SHOP  LADIES' AND CHILDREN'S SHOES  GIBSONS, B.C.  0ium0*m  II  BITS OF WIT AND WISDOM  ai  ii  Experience keeps -^(jear school  But fools will learn initio'other." !].;  77 ^^MrBonjqrrt^lifrrahklin,   1706-I90  . /        IT PA^S TO^KiEP CLEAN   xi  vx\   Gibsons,  B.Gi ��� ���.'..  Agency at Bus Pepot, Sechelt  ....  's Hardware  Phone Gibsons 3-K i Gibsons,,'JjuC.  See Us for All Building SuppliesI '  TAR PAPER:   400 sq. ft. _____________ . roll $204  BUILDING PAPER:   400 sq. ft  __ X. roll $1.46  ROOFING:  108 sq, ft., 2-ply or 45 lbs.,  with cement and nails i          $3.12  ROOFING:  108 sq. ft., 3-ply or 55 pounds,  with cement and nails _���  $3.68  ROOFING CEMENT       ���____-,__--- tin 2$|  Do Your Finishing with the  Rest, in  VARNISH ��� SATIN FINISH ��� ENAMELS   1  Sales and Service '  n  : Mrs. R. Beilof New Westriu*K  ster, spent part of her . yacatiph'  : as rgiiest..of the. J.. ,E.. Lee's.  j ijlr.( andMrs.' (j. Batch&ldr h^d  the pleasure of seeingth-eir first'  grandson, whett their' daughter,  jMrs: F. J. Leiik of' Ka_mloops,  brought baby Delfbrd -down -for  la] visit; Mr. John Batchelor also  was up to see his parents and sister,1 bringing his bride with him.  Mr. and Mrs. S. McKay flew to  Victoria last week and are now  really air-minded, claiming it is  the only*way to*go.  Mrs. Jonas Sr. sustained a nasty fall last week, but luckily the  x-rays show ho broken bones.  However, shock and severe bruises will keep her confined home  for some time, but we hope she  will soon recover.  Birthday congratulations go to  little Marion Willows, who celebrated her sixth birthday on the  20th with an afternoon party for  her friends, and also to Margo  Tait, who was five years old on  July 21st and entertained, a number of her little friends at a supper party on the beach.  ��� At,:the -regular meeting of the  Selma .Park Community Center  held July iQtli with the president,  Mrs. J. E. Lee in the c)btair, it was  decided to hold a sports day:for  the children on the afternodft of  August 23rd. The .sum of $25 was  voted to buy, prizes. .';".",'!.'  Iri the evening there will be  various games for the adults and  refreshments will be sold. A big  event of the day will be a raffle  of a bicycle, donated by Mr. S.  McKay. Tickets for this may be  purchased now from Mrs. Geo.  Colson, and will be sold on the  grounds. Watch the posters for  further details.  ...  BRITANNIA BEACH  Hi Folks, July 27 and alls well.  Arrived in Coquitlam Sunday,  from Chilliwack. Came by car,  . and went through some of the  worst flooded area and we: are  sure lucky to be in Britannia.  New houses and barns wrecked  beyond repair, it makes you weep,  but we've had a marvellous holiday. At Chilliwack, new spuds,  peas and everything, and an  added 12 pounds. Oh hum, such  is life.  Have no news of home, but  hope everybody is O.K. and all  well. I'll have more news next  week. So Cheerio folks,     ���Slim.  Use The Coast News classified  to sell, rent, buy, or swap.  Sechelt-Jervis Towing Co.  (<���  Your Local Complete Marine Tewing Service  ��� !  '���'; . :'  *f:��.-jV::J_X..  .W. ,';r.,'-iV'  yyyyryx ���.  LOG TOWING ��� YARDING ��� SCOWS ��� DREDGING  PILE DRIVING���:��- SALVAGE  Special Facilities for Quick Movement of Cats, Logging Trucks and  General Camp Equipment  PHONE US COLLECT FOR RATES  'SECHELT���-Parr Pearson Agency Tel?54 or 37  PglSIEjfeR HARBOUR---Bill Donley, c/o H||;sbnvs Store, Tel.  6U  NANAlMO���The Nanaimo Tovfthg Co. Ltd.  Telv, Day 555; Night 1497 or 305  -:! v';       GIBSONS^���M. P. G. McPherson^ "Tel. 2 A or 7 A  Area Agent���Mr.  H. Spalding, Pender Harbour, Tel. 6C3  Page Fiv��  .'/  ' ���<  'H-i':     n:  . i ��� ^ .* _ . .  p. .���-������/'.  '���'<;0-_.  (Including  Life)  Wilson Cs-eek, B.C.  Buy Meat With Confidence  H. Kennett  BUTCHER  Wanted To Buy Livestock and Live Poultry  We Will Go?  No Need When We Can Supply Your Needs  We Handle a Complete Line of  BUILDING SUPPLIES  PLUMBING SUPPLIES  FIR PLYWOOD . . . MASONITE  Full Line of TINTEX . . . GYPROCK . . . INSUL  BOARD . . . KENMORE . . . BEAVER BOARD  Contact Us for Free Estimates  By Our Registered Plumbers  Sunset Hardware  AT GIBSONS I   ':'  6BSSO&S NEWS  By E. NESTMAN  BOARD   OF  TRADE  At a banquet held in Merry  Ern Cafe officers were elected  for the coming year. Cliff Gray is  president, Gordon MacPherson  vice-president, J. Drummond if  secretary-treasurer. Eight . other '  members were elected to the'  Council. The meeting was addressed by the .guest of honor,  Mi*. Fred Rose of the Vancouver  Board of Trade, who gave an illuminating talk on the work of  the Board in Vancouver. Their  years of labor on the mountain  freight rate up to date is one of  their main topics at nieetings today. He stressed the power the  Board had in many branches of  affairs, and urged members to  take active part in all municipal  and comunity affairs.  Grantham's regatta was also  discussed, nd co-operation of  Gibsons intimated.  NAUTICAL NOTES  Noticed part of the fleet of  boats that came up from Tacoma  to Vancouver visited us last week.  One of their boats grounded at  Soames' Point, and they tell me  it was a" boat made by Mr. Cox,  and sold to our American friends  It almost seemed as if the boat  came home to roost for a while,  but eventually it got off* under  its own steam and sailed for home  port.  Also on the subject of boats���  an elderly couple who have been  holidaying here from Vancouver  started home in their small boat,  almost got swamped outside. The  Lady Cecilia picked them up, let  down the winch, and packed the  folks and the boat home to Gibsons, where they set up camp again around the point. Don't know  if they have gone home yet, but  one of 'the * fishermen told me he  certainly would never take that  trip in such a frail craft. If true,  why do people continuously risk  their lives? The sea is nothing, to  be trifled with . . young or old,  seems they will not learn. Sure  hope those folks got home.  COUNCIL NOTES  At a council meeting the question of zoning was brought up and  will be gone into. Certainly a bylaw should be passed prohibiting  the building of one or more  shacks on one lot besides the permanent house.; There's too much  of that lately and no way of controlling it. Before the place ip  ruined entirely, it might not be  a bad idea.  INDUSTRIES  < We have a hew.''��� industry here  in the making1. To: escape heavy  freight costs Mr. Sotiros, of Gibsons, is ready to take orders for  cement foundation blocks, cement slabs, etc. for garden, paths.  He'll do many other cement work  jobs, so why not try him for the  next job?  PLANES .  We certainly are becoming air-  conscious here in Gibsons. Last  Sunday about six planes were in  with folks for Gibsons, and taking them out again. They were a  delightful sight to the eye, their  bright-painted bodies and wings  skimming over the water like giant birds. For myself, I don't  want any part of a plane, not the  slightest interest in ever going.  But for a speedy trip to Vancouver it sure can't be beaten.  THIS 'N THAT  Rev. C. H. Gibbs has been posted ot St. John's Anglican Church  in Squamish . . Bob Nirrio hurt his  wrist some time ago and gave^it  no attention. He, hurt it again,  and an x-ray showed a broken  bone, requiring a piece of-grafting into the wrist. Looks like ISJob ?  will be under care for about five  months. Sorry to hear this, Bob.  Visiting Granny McEwen is her  daughter, Mrs. Gilmore, from  Blairmore, Alberta, and with her  are two boys, 6 and 7.  (Continued on Page 7). v  m  '#AViTs(  Come to Vaneonver ... Exhibition time!  Enjoy the gala sights off the City  and take in Western Canada's biggest Show. Eleven glamorous days packed from  beginning to end with thrills. Comedian Jimmy Durante stars in the Big Show 4 days  and nights (Aug. 25-28). Next week (Aug, 30-Sept. 6) all the exciting fun of the  Circus ... the largest indoor circus in the world. 6ay-way���bigger and better than ever���  and shows���shows���shows! Prize-winning Livestock, fascinating Hobbies; Pet Shows;  Horticulture; Home Arts Displays; Industrial Exhibits, including the latest developments iei farm  machinery and home improvements for modern living. Fashion Show, twice daily.  Entertaining outdoor shows���free-revery iay. Maminiu^ openlpjg Parade���Aug. 25.  Bring the family to the Fair! YouII see and do a lot of wonderful things at P.MX  It's Western Canada's biggest entertainment bargain...and your Big Pate!  IH1BITI0N PARK* VANCOyVER* AUGUST 25  EPT6  H-M-KSNG President.  V.BfN WILLIAMS General Monaqer. [  ��� Friday, July 30, 19,48.  THE COAST NEWS, SECHELT, B. C.  Page. Seven  EOHE ABOUT  (Continued from Page 6)  Somen'  ���**<����� ^4*^-.^������  luck Art.   ���  ���  ��� ��� p -.�� i^-jTi,     i-.'.-s'i.-.  By   PEARL  ���-      ���;-���  -frr^*-  1S  Sorry to report that Mr. White ,��.        m,   ,           ���  j m the hospital . ..Mrs. King is 0,Mlss   vJ^elP?    ���'IgTO1-^  fob confined to her home with .^9?.?.   M��untain,    Manitoba  [liness. spending  a' vacatiqh here   with  1         * nei-   brother   and  ; sister-in-law,  Visiting -Mrs.   Nutter   are   her Mr. and' Mrs. Eddie' Lawrence.  istet and husband,jMr*. and,Mrs.  ,D.   TMacLean,    from   Pcince  reorge, also With their \ two chil-   crushed his hand last week while  Lren. ���--_���_--_-__.���_���_ ... >.-..   -���.���.---   ...  MR. AND Mrs. Douglas Harding gave a display of fancy diving.  t>._. ���r.o��++.^        *w     ���      *u          and son Lloyd,  have gone to swimming   and   lifesavin^'   The  Tine unsettled weather is rather  i_a<aiiptti T��?Tanrf tn \7_��__f twvc   t> ���_.��+.��,- ~*               \r.ti.----    ��  hard on the  nichim   hut a  w  ���    S^lX. lslan<* t0 -visit Mrs. P. antics of some of the swimmers  U4raon, me  picnics,   out  a  tew  Torbett, for a few days. were verv ami_c_inj-  managed   to   have   a   good   time                                      ���<..?:��� were very amusing.  f including,   Safeway   Stores,  B.C.      Mr. and Mrs. Alec Walker of Roy  Collins  and Waiter Pun-  Telephone and the Sons of Scot-  here on a vacation visiting their nett have  gone  up  to  Pember-  land-                                                     Englesea  Lodge,   Vancouver  are ton for a few days to visit Roy's  A                    ,          '.   .   .      .   . _  ^a5^er   f?d    son-in-law,    Mr. sisters, Mrs. M. Miller and Mrs.  A campers dance is being held  and Mrs. Alpen Arthur. x.   Fougberg                             :s "���'.'"  in the Pavilion every Friday eve-       _ '      _/"_        ���./���'��,���.,'"'���  Sorrv to hear that Art Dorman  ning after the boat arrives and is      Sorry to'know that Mrs. Rich Mrs. J. Braud and small dau-  Sffifi^lSS .W ^ attended so &r. .              has broken her wrist. She slipped ghter Beverley,   have  moved" io  Joan   Bickerstaff  is  pie, holidays  home   for  helping to land a bull-dozer here.      Mr. Albert Carter left the Is- summer home.  His hand was caught betwen twq   land this week to take up resi-  planks. One bone was broken and  dence in Victoria The new owner A larSe number of folks jour-  ^   *���a Twr      v       -l��n        nu^  he now has ** in a cast. Tough Mr. Connell, has taken over the neyed to  Woodfibre on July 15  r   and Mrs. Yarmish . . . that   ��� 4-  poultry  farm  which  Mr   Carter with Bowen softball team. Was a  IrtJUn'  Ske^Ll ?Sl??: the site of the Rock and were ab-  had operated for over 30 years. real g��od ?a���f w*h lOinhings.  " SS her vSn^In_? outtoleave it, go to. Bowen, and      " Score was 1-0 for Woodfibre.  ?n���^e   ??at   in   front  of" their  Bowen to take up permanent'residence.  Edgar Allan Poe is generally  regarded as the originator of the  pure detective story.  _ack from her vacation to.Kam-.^XX^ Mrs.   Betty  Weston   has   gone       A                        x , x          J     _  ,opS, says she's glad to be home. ����*�� ^^SU___*,& **__?t**2 "���th "71* oltoSZ^ Sd^ j��  Visiting  Mr.  and  Mrs.  Schutz came. wim ner Dro^er. lgth at ^ home of Mrg  Tliriie��  er the week-end were Mr. and      We  don't   blow  our  horn   en- Mrs. G. H. Ward is stil in hos- at   "Belvedere"   under   the   aus-  bring their  young  son hom�� ough and we let others steal our pital but the last report we had pices of the Women's Auxiliary to  rs. Clary Hilton, who came up thunder.   Think it's time we got she was feeling quite a bit bet- Canadian Legion branch 150. The  Pom Y camp ... he was ;a little on pur soap box.  >mesick, and had had enough.  [A word about the.bus stop . . .  there   anything   that   can   be  taie to clean it up? It really is  [disgrace, and people c are sup-  sejcl fo use it as a shelter, not  dumping  ground.    Who   is jto  ��an it up? That's the $64 quest-  Think this little bit of phil-  >phy fits here: Will power���the  >rld is full of willing  people,  willing  to   work/ the  rest  filing to let them, v  ter.  1."    ~   ' -       ��� ������;��������� '   ���      ������������..���������.���-.-���  I  |  ���y/r  . _*���'{:  ���:��.  1  yttt  m  m  __  i  rGLERS  ANGLES  )id you see the .nice story jn  m  I  Wile Away Those Rainy Hours This Season  With'Sewing!  x .*.. "���t' .     -.���''' ���"'     y  We offer you a. good shipment of yardage . . . Printed  Rdybris, Cottons and fine Wool.  ,Tjme To Think of Flannelette Sheets Too  Tassella Shoppe  $  ���>.:.  i  m  P  I  sum  of  $50  was   raised  for \ the  funds.  Two large picnics were up at  Bowen last week. Spencers on the  14th and W. H. Malkins on the  17th.  On Suhday afternoon July 18,  the   Royal  Life   Saving   Society  Let Classified Ads  Changed Unused Articles  from A Liability To A  Gain  Phone  "Carola"  22L, Roberts Creek, or  Coast- News, Sechelt, 37  ii-  That Smart Shop at Sechelt"  Bus Service Phone Sechelt, 43     1  Province written; by Pintail^ .^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^m^^mm^mm^^^^^m^^^M^  paid Gibsonsi a flying iiip the ^ ^   ? ���  (.er day. andflew put. to Sagin- ^  Lake with ^ordoii MacPher-  .  Thrilled with all He saw aifid  fixrised^nb  end to know that  ^few people are aware of this i  id spot' . .  . XHJe ^rpmise^s to "  another visit to the district  ��n he gets more time.. Gordon  \ght three  trout  in less  than  an;. hour while thfere; just {to }  r 2|7caii tie  dbhe����~ It  realiy/.  tes an btttsider W  \k yard >ahd7 tell;  se here. How many of us fake  rantage of what we ;haye for  lost nothing, and watch, others  ^nd   huhdrejd-s   of .dollars   to  ie and get .a piece;.bf it.   We  so used, to it all that; we over-  ic some of : its wonders but I  fss we are so busy���or so sated  can't see the forest for the  .s. 'Pintail gave us a'nice plug  it our Salmon Rock:  A lot of  are uhder a hiisapprehen-  as to where thi$ spot is when  j right at our front dbor. I met  [pie last year who' were in a:  fry to get back to Bowen Is-  who said they were going  -e to fish Salrnon Rock; They  h't know they were .already at  KWX ANSWER-MAN  "Proihpt Attention to Mail Orders!"  ���'"���'-������ ��� ��� i  it R^STMORE FURNITURE:   Beds, Springs, Mattresses    -.f  it GENERAL ELECTRIC APPLIANCES:   Radios,  Refrigerators and Washing Machines  it FURNITURE:   Occasional Tables,  Cedar Chests, Lamps, Etc.  DOR AN S FURNITURE  WESTVIEW, B. C. ��� Phone 230  i  FOR SAFE, COURTEOUS  TAXI SERVICE  PHONE  PENINSULA  CABS  Formerly Jack's Taxi and  Blowers Taxi  Phone Sechelt 5C2  LANG'S DRUGS  GIBSONS - Two Stores - SECHELT  Prescription Specialists  ���&i$.  m  i^  i.ff.-.s g*.  TON I HOME PERMANENT :  2.50  Refill ���____________  1.25  GYPSY SUN TAN CREAMi   Tube or jar  75c  BATHINGS CAPS ,45c, 55c, 75c  POLAROID GOGGLES 2.50 and 2.69  REVLON AQUAMARINE LOTION   1.00  REVLON LIP FASHION:  9 shades : 2.00  LIQUID LIPTONE .  1.25  NIVEA SKIN CREAM  :___.__  50c, 1.00, 2.25  ADRIENNE HAND LOTION  1  65c,  1.00  WILDROOT CREAMO.I 59c  CLIFTON CLEANSING PETALS   50c  TANGEE LIPSTICKS ___-___-_._: _____��� 59c,  1.25  MAX FACTOR PANCAKE MAKE-UP  1.75  We have the very latest equipment-for refacing valves.  Our'valve seat grinder for the modern hard surface valve  seats does a beautiful job. Send in your valves and valve  seats via stage and we will give you first class service.  Wilson Creek Garage  Your General Motors Dealer  WILSON CREEK, B.C.  PHONE SECHELT 5S  <Eke (Soast Kjews  CLASSIFIED  ADVERTISING  3 Lines (15 Words) for 35c 3 Insertion (same ad) 60c  Extra words, above 15-word min., 2c each.  Cash with order.  Notices, Engagements, Marriages, Deaths, etc., 75c Insertion  LITTLE ADS . . . BIG RESULTS  ymmmmmWrrWmmzmmmy  .-a��xr:  * * .ft *"** i*-��,'.')'��n,V  Listeners to CKWX sit up and take  irticular notice when they hear the  miliar greeting, ^ "Hello ASp-in!"  hat mean* Bob Wipt��, and _ mpwi  -luable"phone'{calk. BobrWfiite'-ii  >w featured on two regular programs  l CKWX, Monday thfdu^fc'SStur-  ty from 10.05 to 10:45 a.m.  80 to 7:00 p.mi^������'���-       v ������  CAMERAS  PIPES     _���_  from 3.75  _ _ . _ 25c to 5 00  PARKERPENS ANdTeNcTLs  D.D.T. BOMBS L__.______^_____  1.98  MOIRS CHOCOLATES _-  1.00 and 1.50  INSECT REPELLENT ___L_l_.__:-_���_ 59c  and Camera Accessories  Bring Us Your Films for Developing, Printing  and Enlarging  FOR SALE FOR SALE-  SHIP BY Gulf Lines Express to FURNISHED   cottage,   4   rooms,  or from Vancouver. Low rates. .__ waterfront,     between     Selma  Fast   service.   Careful   handling. P^k and Sechelt. Electric light,  Specify Gulf Lines Express,    tf ^J1 Pj".?^  Occupation Sept.  J ~l ; :��� 1st.    Suitable    for   year   round.  MISCELLANEOUS $3,500.00 cash. H. Crughton, Se-  WE UPHOLSTER furniture, make chelt.    _5  slip   covers,   supply   materials T o��_T��� ~"~"  and do take-pride in our work-  ^^T T   hov's dark erev sleeve-  rv.__T.ci.ir_   "RVoo ocfini-fo.   tt<__.ot.'��_  oM.Ai_d_ ooy s aarK grey sieeve-  manship. Free estimates. Usher's  Yard Goods Shop, Gibsons/ B.C.  tfn  less sweater. Finder please notify Shaw, Selma Park. 1  FOR HIRE^-Lew Reid's Automotive Service, Gibsons, have, ten  s^ *icycles **hire at ^ st^rn^w^.moMripp^  FOR SALE-  ALL WHITE enamel Clare Jewel range. Queen Oil Burner in-  per hour.  tfe2  FOR .SALE-  WHEEL chair, $20.00. Apply Mr.  A. S. Gardner, Gibsons, B.C.  Advertise   in  the  Coast  News  Rookes,   Roberts  Creek.  1 Ad.Briefs���it pays! Page Eight  THE COAST NEWS, SECHELT, B. C;_l  Friday, July 30, 1948 1  ROBERTS CREEK  By "CMOLA"  The engagement has been announced fo Miss Shirley Bentley,  elder daughter of Mr. and Mrs.  Cliff Bentley of Englewood . to  Mr. Jack Daniels of Vancouver.  The Cliff XBentley's were former  residents  of  Roberts  Creek  and  vShirley spent her school years at  East Roberts and Gibsons High  Schools. The marriage will take  place Friday, August 20th at 8  p.m. at St. Augustine's Anglican  Church, Vancouver.  Mrs. W. McDowall and Mrs. J.  Melville of North Vancouver are  visiting with the former's sister  and brother-in-law, Mr. and Mrs.  A. Campbell.  SELMA PARK STORE  Where Your* Dollar Buys More  MARSHALL WELLS PAINTS  Delnor Frozen Foods  Fresh Fruits and Vegetables  ATTENTION!  Logging Camps, Hotels, Restaurants and Fish Boats  We Give Special Discounts on Large Meat Orders  Full Variety of Cooked Meats At All Times  TRY OUR  HOMEMADE POTATO SALAD _' 25c  FRESH COTTAGE CHEESE  20c  SWEET MIX PICKLES -__- ___-__-_-__  lb. 35c  The Village Meat Market and Delicatessen  Sechelt, B.C.  -���CM���J���CMM���l*^***"���*�����^^1g"*��      m ���_������^�����-mi������  >|l   ��� "  General Electric ��� Sales and Service  S. Nutter ��� M. Joyce  GIBSONS,  B.C.  Bon't Waste Precious Hours  in Slow Tr&vel! 6  Fly There!  Safe Economical Seaplanes ��� Experienced Pilots  Air Express ������ Charter ��� Sightseeing  Timbercruising  TRY US ON THAT NEXT TRIP TO TOWN  For Rates and Information call  "KSWSi'-  Associated Air Taxi Limited  RICHMOND 1551  or contact our local agents  PARR  PEARSON  AGENCY  Phone Sechelt 37  p. g. Mcpherson, gibsons  Phone Gibsons 2-A  Mrs. D. Gough of Vancouver  and Mrs. Micklejohn have been  recent guests of Dr. and Mrs.  A. M. Lowe.  Mr. and Mrs. Sid Rowsell of.  Vancouver are guests of the Don  Ashdons who are visiting here  for the summer months.  Mr. and Mrs. D: McLaren have  their   son   and   daughter-in-law,  Mr. and Mrs. Scott McLaren and.  two children for the holidays.  Mr.. and Mrs. Rusty Kennedy  have the latter's sister and niece  Mrs. M. L. Anderson and daughter Donna Marie who travelled  from Edmonton to spend their  vacation at the Creek.  Mrs. E. Towhley of Vancouver  is guest of her brother and sister-  in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Alan Fellows.  Mrs. J. H. Maclntyre of West  Vancouver spent a few days with  her sister-in-law, Miss Margaret  Maclntyre of "Green Acres".  Visiting at Green Acres were  Miss Marion Drydon and Miss  Jessie Anne Wilson of the Imperial Oil, Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. Colin McLean just  returned from a trip on Vancouver Island.  Bonnie Edlund, daughter of Mr.  and Mrs. Jack Edlund, celebrated  her tenth birthday, July 15, with  a party of her friends.  Mrs. Rookes, our librarian has  received news from Ellen West  who left some months ago with  hei���� brother, mother and dad to  england. Plucky Ellen answered  an advertisement in the paper for  a farm hand. She received the*  job together with a house 13 miles  out of Oxford. She describes the  house as a rustic place with a,  thatched roof, no electricity and  water from a well, (riot unlike  our Roberts Creek). Apple trees  and wlid rabbits in abundance!  Ellen wishes to be remembered to  her friends at the Creek. Good  luck ot you, Ellen.  Mr. and Mrs. Harry Lowe and  three children spent the weekend  here in the Turkingtori cottage.  Once again Mr. Jim Leather-  dale has been foiled by the weatherman. Visiting his father and  brother Russell for, the express  purpose of painting the exterior  of their beach cottage "enforced  rest" has been the outcome on  his recent visits.  Express for Vancouver to visi^  Diane's grandparents, Mr. an��f|  Mrs. E. Green.  it vi  17'  CO-OP BAY looks very deserted  now that the L. M. and N. Logging Co. have moved their camp  from there to the other side of  the Skookum Chuck where they  expect to start operating soon..  Mrs.  Don Jeffries  and  young  daughter, Diane, left via Jervis  Met Mrs. Tobias of Oregon i$i  the Gprbp store the other dscvjM  She has been visiting the varioi|p  members of her,family here fd, '  the p$st few weeks.  When Costa Rica declared w::  on. Japan in World W_*r II, i>  army contained 500 soldiers.  The Pony Pals gave out some  merry music for the dancers who  came from short and long distances to the Roberts Creek Community Hall. Good news: these  dances will occur every other  week and the rates will be down.  This is news indeed���-two full  grown cougars and two cubs have  been seen in the area playing in  the grounds at the Roberts Creek  hall and also near the Elphan-  stone beach. In the latter case  by an elderly gentleman who  owns a number of goats.  What about it you nimrods?  They are not exactly the kind of  new neighbors we would like to  welcome to the Creek.  L  What's Nicer Than A  Delicious  Home-Cooked Meal  Away from Home?  Steaks - Salads -Pies  A Specialty  ENGLISH  TEAROOM  Gibsons, B.C.  Prices Reasonable  Estimates  H. C DENNY  Watchmaker and Jeweller  Skilled Workmanship and Satisfaction Givien  50 Yedrs Experience  Bus and Mail Order Service X Gibsons, B.C.  Cement Work  Septic Tanks, Sidewalks, .Steps,  Floors and Concrete Chimneys  WORKMANSHIP  GUARANTEED  J.  FREE ESTIMATES  Sechelt,  B.C.  nmi  Record and Appl  GIBSONS, B  iance  .cy'L,  >&_  Finished Walnut'('  p      ���' y.:w-:   -yy-L-  ::X'--,'|''-7)1  Combination  RCA Victor ,��  pictured here, provide^p  not  only  a   bedutifv|  piece of furniture fc$i  your roomiippt giv��  you both. easexbf ope. m  ation   fbr���padio ,an^  R^brbVi-P^erv'' :wit��l  out' Hd-i|f$ng7. ..,. ���.- .sdM  a record sitfttage ��� spaqff|1  C6r|le in aii^hear ifef-  RCAlRe& Seal . recorf'f  ihg of Ferruccio Tag},jpi  aviiii's golden   thro  voice!  Associated with the Sunset Hardware  Bus arid Mail Order  1  m  1  Parker's  Hardware  In Village Centre, Sechelt  GLIDDEN PAINTS ARE  TIME TESTED  Consult Parkers for Color Hormony In Your Home  We? Garry a Full Line bfrtHe New  SPRED FLAT and SPRED LUSTRE with the  ENAMEL F^  ���A Lovely Assortment of Colors  ��� III r-i1 .-* wwrmrMiWin wratw  ������i YOUTH DROWNS  GIBSONS   NEWS Elphinstone Camp, YMCA, was  HiiiiiMHi the SCene of a tragic accident last  r-mrnrnn *rrs-rr��e week, when Ronald Drake, 15, of  ���irS-       2   if ��� .. __  Vancouver, lost his life.  Coron-  William Skellett was appointed er>s   verdict,   given   at   Gibsons,  commissioner   replacing A. Hull, said that death was due to accid_  who  resigned.   J.  Drummond  is ental dr0Wning probably due to  chairman and Mr. Skellett is the seizure of epilepsy, and added a  road   commissioner. rider  that  special  privileges  be  School Board    has    purchased granted medically unfit campers  the  home  of  S.   R.   Graham  at in that they be under supervisory  Madeira Park, to be converted to attendance at all times when in  a temporary school house. Ten-  or near the water.  ders on the school are out of the  question at this time, one tender BLUE BABY PASSES ON  submitted being $21,650. Instead of the good news this  Appointments for teachers so week that I had hoped to be able  far are Richard Mugford of Vic^ to write, I have to tell you that  toria,. to Port Mellon as princip- little Gay Elliott passed away in  al. Doreen Dobbins, Gibsons el- hospital in Vancouver. To say  ementary. Ella Jensen to Half- that we were all shocked is in-  moon Bay. Muriel Barkley to Se- adequate���when the news reEteh-  chelt. Grace Campbell to Pen- ed me, I was; stunned. We will  der Harbour. all miss this little child, whp had  Resignations include Eugene endeared herself to us all. Now  Cleveland'of Britain River, and that she is at peace, may we be  Charlotte Ferguson of Kleindale.  able to share the consolation of  ~  her parents that God has called  REUNION the little one to His home.  Among our recent visitors we Tmc ,�� TH.T  had Mrs.  David Rees  of Ingle-   ^"L   .,.     J,      t>      , u  wood, Cal., who visited Mr. and E- ^f1?���' Mrs. Drews neph-  Mrs. David Rees, of the Head- ew, sailed for Scotland last week  lands. They had riot met for the but.ls determined to come back  past 41 years: The 81-year-old a^am ��� ��� ��� they always come back-  aunt left Inglewood by car with Richie Norris and family will  her oldest son and his wife. At leave Monday for Creston, to take  Olympia, Wash., they were met up residence there. We'll surely  by the youngest son with his miss them> and hope to see them  wife and daughter. Arriving at back some of these days.  Vancouver a reception was held  at the home of David Rees Jr., Gordon MacPherson and Harry  where members of the family Gough took off by plane for the  foregathered. The U. S. party Calgary Stampede . . . must be  too kthe Machigonne from Hor- enjoying themselves, for they've  seshoe Bay, with D. Rees Jr. been away for the past week,  giving the place names of our _._. ���_-'-.__,,, , *_ *  myriad beauty spots along the ^ Hear that Fred Mayer's boat  sound to the travelers. The hur- boat has been stolen. It was at  ried visit was wound up in tra- Steveston. Sure having tough  ditional Welsh fashion. The luck. Hope they find it for him.,  group stood up and the American Mr and Mrs Larsen are fly-  born girls listened to the ex- - to the prairies and expect to  Walians enjoying a rousing song- leave on Wednesday. Want to  fest. On the return journey the wigh them bon voy^ge ... it's  elderly aunt will fly from Olym- wonderfui to know that Mr. Lar-  pia to Inglewbbd ... really quite sen ig well enough to take this  a party. You can't beat these long 4ourney  young oldsters ���: . . they sure do  get around. Father Reidy   is    taking    two  n-.r.n/Nr^i.nf weeks'  holiday: and  is  going  to  B22$$M TRADE . Powell j^er, his. old bailiwick.-  ���     A meeting to elect new officers He   has   been   working   at   Port'  will be held July 19, when a ban-. Mellon on the new church there,  quet will be held in conjunction v  with the election. Contact Gord- Noticed Mr. Chatt and Mr. Anon MacPherson or J. Veitch re drews looking the gardens over in  the tickets. A 'good turnout is ex- the Landing. Looked at mine . .  pected, and all members are re- it's enough to scare anyone away,  quested to be present at 7 p.m. at I have some cabbage and some  the Merry Ern cafe. real nice tomatoes coming up, but  I hope none of the cows can read  this. They always wait until my  cabbages are just right and somehow get in. Wonder what they  would do to anyone who in desperation shot one of the stupid  things when you got them in your  yard. Almost tempted to try it  next time. Wonder if I'd have  any friends who'd bail me out?  (Ed. Note���You wouldn't need  any���if animals trespass into a  fenced property, or even an un-  fenced one without enticement,  they can be disposed of in a proo*  er manner without damage to  the complainant, is our belief.)  Hear our USS left some pepple  on the wharf last week���this happened several times last year .. .  let's hope we're not going to get  some more of that again this season.  Our boys went to Port Mellon  to play the seniors there, and lost  a very good 11-inning game, a  tough one to lose. Never ijnind,  boys, you tried!  FOR THE grace of God that  bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men, Teaching us  that, denying ungodliness and  worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly, in  this present world; looking for  that blessed hope, and the glorious appearing of the great God  and our Saviour Jesus Christ;  Who gave Himself for us, that  He might redeem us from all iniquity, and purify unto Himself  a peculiar people, zealous of good  works.  Not by works of righteousness  which we have done, but according to His mercy He saved us by  the washing of regeneration anc^  renewing of the Holy Ghost;  which He shed on us abundantly  through Jesus Christ our Saviour;  that being justified by His grace,  we should be made heirs according to the hope of eternal life.  Titus, 2:11-14. 3:  5-7  Flood Authorities  Dr. Inglis _md our constable  made a hurried trip over to Bowen last week. There was a long- ExpieSS  Thanks  shoremen's picnic and one of the  men, about 52 years of age, was  running a race when he collapsed  and died of heart trouble.  An accident last week at Port  Mellon could have been very  serious if there had been many  on the job at that time. A large  steam pipe blew to pieces in the  mill, taking out one side of a wall.  Fortunately no one was hurt seriously.  Dan MacFarlane went out yesterday and caught himself a 15-  pounder cohoe. Must be a grand  feeling to haul one of them in.  MAYBE YOU  St. Joseph walked serene and  calm,  The Mother's heart was glad,  Her Babe looked at her and  smiled,  Only-the ass was sad;  St. Joseph's gaze was on the stars,  Of God was Mary's song,  Only the ass hung down his head  And saw the way was; long.     , ,  tBut, carrying the Holy Cjiild,    '  And Mother on their 'way,  His grumbles ceased and he  became  More cheerful day by day.  O Holy Mother, grant me this  Before my life is done  To be, if I must be an ass,  To be a cheerful one!  .Editor, The News  Sir���You will be glad to know  that the B. C. Flood Emergency  Fund has now reached a total of  well over $2,000,000, and that the  administration expenses in connection with the campaign have  totalled only $190.  Great credit for this remarkable success must be given to the  media of public information,  which contributed so generously  in publicizing the need for the  fund and the progress of the  drive.  On behalf of the thousands of  flood victims who will have  cause to be appreciative, I thank  you for your splendid co-operation with the Vancouver office  of the B. C. Weekly Advertising  Bureau, which was most valuable,  to us in co-ordinating the support  of newspapers throughout British  Columbia.  AUSTIN  C.  TAYLOR  Chairman  B. C. Flood Emergency Fund  Seal fur is black, not brown.  The glossy black seal skin of  commerce has been plucked of  its coarse outer hairs and dyed.  Some people have a low hearing range and cannot hear notes  above high C.  ALLADIN SHOWS  In Midway of  and Merriment  RIDES ��� GAMES ��� REFRESHMENTS  BINGO  July 2,7 ' 2,8  GIBSONS  Presented by Howe Sound and District Branch  109  Canadian Legion, B.E.S/L.  SELMA PARK STORE  Where Your Dollar Buys More  MARSHALL WELLS PAINTS  Delnor Frozen Foods  Fresh Fruits and Vegetables  CARD OF THANKS  I wish to express my sincere thanks and appreciation  for the many kindnesses and gifts received by me during my illness extended to me from the people of Gibsons. My special thanks to Dr. Alan Ingiis for his  untiring effors and splendid co-operation with Dr.  Anderson.   I am now on my way to recovery.  I will always remember the people of Gibsons and  hope to be back some time in the future.  A. W. LARSEN, Gibsons.

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