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Array Serving a Progressive and Growing  Area on B. C.'s Southern Coast.  Covers Sechelt, Gibsons, Port Mellon, Woodfibre, Squamish, Irvines  Landing, Half Moon Bay, Hardy  Island, Pender Harbour, Wilson  Creek, Roberts Creek, Granthams  Landing, Egmont, Hopkins Landing.  Erackendale,  Cheekeye,  etc.  i   >  ^^^^x^-^^^^^PtrBX!tSBjSl> BY THE COAST NEWS, LIMITED  Business Office:   Sechelt, B.C. National Advertising1 Office, Powell River, B.C.  Vol. 4  ��� No. vt*  Sechelt. B. C.  Friday, Oct. 7, 1949  Officers Elected ...  A CAPACITY crowd applauded and whistled its approval  of Sechelt United P-TA's 2nd  Talent Night, held in the Indian  Residential School Auditorium,  Friday night, September 30.  From start to finish it was a  well planned, nicely balanced  program with the necessary delays between numbers tided  over by the smooth and amusing patter of genial master of  ceremonies Captain Andy Johnston.  m-^toT^-TAnlSS L 3s! CoTr!mons 7at_ Ottawa   on'Wed-   ENDORSATION  of  Federal  aid for education was  given  by  Jackson the show went on.  5c per copy, $2.50 per year, by mail  1% Millions  Budgeted for  This Area  SUPPLEMENTARY   estim ates  handed down in the House of  Sechelt- Teacher's Assn  Endorses Federal Aid  Council Notes  Held Over from Last Week  MEETING of Council held at  Gibsons Sept. 28. Correspondence from J. C. Coleridge protesting excessive parking in  front of his office. Council sympathetic to this petition but at  this time unable to do very much  due to conditions of village undergoing so much work. Council  nesday included nine appronria- the Sechelt Teachers' Association at the annual  meet-  ^TlH^^ the two t^^tSSLl^^pdi^   in�� hg!d Qt/endr Harbo��r.  September 24 ____ ^ _    diminutive   preschool   vocalists gia)_$25 oon1 to complete wharf             Pians t0 contmue working for aid were laid.  In reply to gave notice  of motion    that    a  to   a     "mother-of-three"     piano      Gibsons   Landing���$15 000   for   Q ,etter from James Sinclair, MP, it was pointed out that the parking  by-law  will be  drafted  soloist, provided a wide variety wharf imorovements and $22 000   ma^er ��f amending the constitution is being dealt with at the and  it is hoped that some suit-  of entertainment                              for dredging the harbour.      '        present session of Parliament. able Plans  may be  worked  out  Awards   were   made   on   the      Halfmoon    Bav���$20,000    for      The  association  also  endorsed   agreeable  to   all   concerned.  Pe-  .basis  of points won for  ability, wharf repairs and improvements,  the stand taken by the Teachers'      Representative to North Shore ?tlOT\, fror*J Farme^' Institute to  stage presence   and selection  of      Keates Island���Replacement of Federation representative at the Teachers'     Council���A.   S.   Tru- f a+v?WeS        continue to oper-  ' number,   rather   than     audience the  pierhead,  $15,000.                       recent   trustees'   convention,     in man                                  '     ' ate   the   Farmers'   Market   stall  \ appeal. The panel of four judges      Madeira    Park���$7,000    for opposing dismissal of (supposed-      PnulTn   Roi0+;nno   T\/r_   *    iv/r untll  end ?f December   Council  'included     Mr    Buster    Brooker floats. ly)   inefficient  teachers   wWu^  ; (chairman)  Mr Syd  McKay, Mr      Roberts    Creek���$117,000   for  appeal to the Board of Reference. &!!   p���w    S1    ��r���   n S10^-   Permit .for  improvements  Jack Redman and Mr Dick Mar- wharf repairs  and  harbour  im-      Election  of officers  was  held   wu��n  ^ f\ll.��     a ' n      . to  ^Jf   ^me 1SSU^d ^  A" _Ash"  I tin.                                                           provements.                                           The pr^? slateTas SlW   ^gan' Port Mellon' A' Goostrey> -worth: Also  re-enforcing  of  by  N_.-F5st   Grand   Pnze     for     the      Sechelt���$15,000    required    to      President���Mrs   W.   Rankin,  highest   aggregation   of     points complete construction of the new Sechelt.  was  won   by  the  Porpoise  Bay wharf,  President P-T Federation  Meets Peninsular Groups  WILSON CREEK  By A. JOHNSTON  Gibsons. laws, building inspector W. Gra-  Salary    Committee���R.  Elliott, ham given full authority to en-  ,r      -a     -a    %      a      r-      4. Gibsons;   Mrs   C.   Day,   Gibsons; force a11 building by-laws, to the  group for a song and dance skit      The SUnDlements total <S1 214     Gibson's Goostrey, Miss E   Turnei.   Sechelt limit   �� the law? even to the ex.  "The Desperado from Colorado''.  00q for"heenti?^district Sec?etarv   T   Purcell   Sechelt   __Liais0n    Committee - Mrs    W.  tent   of a  summons  to  any   of-  uuu tor tne entire district. secretary��� 1.  Purcell,  Sechelt. Henderson, Gibsons; Mrs R. Jay, fender  who   is  guilty of infrac-  Sechelt;   I.  Mortimer,  Kleindale! tions  of the  by-laws.   Obtaining  permits for building and improving of homes is a definite "must".  By-law to increase metered  water rates and also increase  water connection fee, given first  reading. It is planned to increase  T a cm   ttt metered water rates outside vil-  LAST WEEK'S surprise move lage to 30 cents for 100 cubic feet  on the part of the Editor and of metered water, with minimum  the changing of the date of news  charge of $7.00 per year.  3rd Grand Prize was -won by  EMPHASIZING that all   Parent-Teacher associations are  or- rhy^mfc flo^of^new^Tnd 5 X2 the+villaf increase in met-  i Mrs   Lou  Plumridge    for    her            ganizations of adult education  for the  benefit of chil- mosW.kely  make  aT least 7h s ?nn ���h_   Uf** t0 f TtS P"  ��� 3S�� ^r.^11^    ��f    thG dren, Mrs W. D  McLeod, president of the B.C. Parent-Teacher column appear ttVLS^S wl^^^^^  Federation, outlined the aims and policies of P-TA work to a mumbo-jumbo,   with   reports   of pius rental of meter  joint meeting of the Sechelt Teacher's Association and district People  having  left  the   country These increases to' take effect  P-TA representatives at Pender Harbour, Saturday, Septem- on-1        who^ y0,u haIe talked- January, 1950.  k��_- oa with   every   day   for   the     past      -o    -,        .     ' .    ..  ber 24. week By-law   to   amend   the   trades  (This group of children from 10  to  14 years of age was  trained  r    .       _, . Tr   *  _  by   Mrs   Herb   Stockwell.) Joint Meeting Held . . .  \    2nd Grand Prize went to Bar-  ��� ���  \ ry Redman and Frank Postle-  , thwaite for their smooth and  > rhythmic instrumental duet.  i With both on sax for the "Mis-  ! souri Waltz" half of their num-  ^ ber, Barry made a quick change  over to clarinet for a fast "Lady  Be Good" finale.  piano accordion  Prizes   in  the  various, groups  > went tb:  (1) Vicki Home, vocal solo;  (2) Elaine Powell, vocal  solo.  .     (3)   Girl's  chorus    (undet     11  years)   Hawaiian  songs.  Travelling  by  boat  and  char  licenses  by-law  also   given  first  tered bus, the teachers and P-TA that    the    nlanned    ���pii���*���.,  twt        -   T ^n    g,?ruS ^   ?a���est reading. Meter rentals also given  .,(4^Indian:..Re^^ a hoist, both in and out of the  Girl's Chorus. ' ��� :^-- - l^f^ Britain River 'itfet' iri the '::^^^rv^::^tK^^:^^^^T^^ (what+ nostalgic villageXNew rate will be: %-  �� (5). Barry Redman and Frank Pender Harbour Superior School' ��� J^D^Sa^ DroS�� till w��������� ��*��� fT^ T5?" inch met*r' 25 cents Per m���^  i Postlethwaite, instrumental duet,  for a joint  morning meeting at framework     on     whi>h     future *iX T I   orm��s. Daclc   ��*   tne  %-mch    meter,    40    cents    per  L'(6)   Mrs   Lou   Plumridge,   ac-  which.Mrs McLeod delivered the plans X be laid youthful days of long ago)  was month.   i_inch  meter,     60  cents  cordion solo. main   address.     She    mentioned      ^   ^T     j - .   a  g^nd  affair  with  the     mam per   month;   1%-inch   meter,   75  1    The adults door prize was won  that the federation  approved  of ^^^Z^^T��� ** ^ ^rmitory suitabt1y dec��f tedutor cents per month; 1 y2-inch meter,  by Elinor  Foster  and children's  the movement to secure federal S^^��c^o^^Sibe?g-I?a*de ��ffflon   wlth  saddles   har-  90 cents      r month; 2-inch met-  door prize by Ronnie'Larsen. aid for education.                              Sp SS^c    J^f w^��  f��5 "^A     S^ernS and ify. andwfin- er,  $1.00 per month.  t* ' i   ��� ���_.�� JLj   4-u^*- 4-^r.  ^�������,+ _^.,     _    '                 ,   -.,              ,.    the 800 or so school children of ished  off   with  a  glorious   Har-      --,     , ���         .   .                           ,  ��iJj  n3^J.it ��?no u T^e tW�� gr��UpS .heldsePa/ate  the district. She pointed out that  vest Moon. Thirty odd members      *��ad Commissioner announced  netted approximately $100. business   sessions   in   the   after-  6.8 percent of absenteeism is due  of the younger set were present  Petition from tenants ont post of-  lnroc.n(J f..     .     ~     a���A{~ noon'        ������                                          to dental conditions.                         and did full justice to a    grand ^cael.troad .S^11^1 ��n ^at  hiU.  pressing .thanks to the audience The   meeting   of  p.TA  repre.               meeting suonorted a reso-  buffet  supper   served  by  Gloria  J?atter wiU be given considera-  [for the wonderful support given sentativeS5  wifh  Mrs Haslam  of lu5��� by RoberS? Crelk that a Forst.  Those responsible for the  tl0?>   Providing  that  some  trees  said that the cooperation of aU ��� WftViertc .^^^ in +h(J rhair   pv_   ._Llon Xy _K���rts_1cre^ ^^ _a  ^^     ��� ���^Jr   ��-.&��f      ,���w��  m the vicinity are moved. Other-  Captain   Johnston   after     ex-  needed    *n'Roberts..-Creek in the chair, ex-  letter be sent to the Bc   Tele_  successful      gala    event      were  j the   community   is     needed     in Pressed   Willineness   to    sunoort   ���     I I���      oM ���       Xr TTink��f Tnmn,    pPVnoTrlV   wise light would be useless. Road  P-TA work and that it is honed  Pr,essea   willingness    to    support  graph requesting 24-hour service  Johnny Hicks, Tommy Reynolds,   .,   , rPfpPT1tlv hnllrlovPf.  ar.ri  ^:X__ w.orK_,ai_.a  ���.���."  ,s.no?r^  whatever  form   of   dental   care  for that area. Phil   Jackson,   Rudy   and   Law-  tnat was recently bulldozed and  future meetings  would  be  well  r.attended.  program    for    children    deemed      she    urged    that  associations rence Crucil, Stan Tyson Jr and  ����^$*t ^d^ he  F Following is the list of entries" S^S^S81 T^wlx  rented  Send- deleSates *? the annual pro-  Tommy   Chrismas  in the event: school board.    It was    reported - vincial convention and mention-      Mrg Henry Dutz and Mrg Reu  Elaine Powell, vocal solo; Vicki  able   to   get   oiled   before   work  crews are finished in  this area.  ��Xhjyi?^PnZr^X7��  % ben   Stroshein     and     daughters  It is hoped that as soon as road  Continued  on Page  8  Home  vocal solo; Diana McCall7 mental and voice. Barry Redman, be held  at UBC  October  18  to  piano solo; Ruth Lumsden, vocai Frank   Postlethwaite,   intrumen- 22.   solo,  Marilyn  Home,   Song  and  tal   duet;   Mrs   Lou   Plumridge, : __���  ���tap  dance;   Girls  Chorus,   under  accordion solo; Mrs Herb Stock- ��� ���������������"���_ ��� _1m JJ  11 years; George Derby, trumpet well,   piano   solo;   Porpoise   Bay |.A(ff|||||    0f3WlHCI    ElXiGUClGCl "  solo; Girls Chorus, Indian resi- Group, operetta; Girls Group,  dential school; Boys Group, In- Marionettes; George Derby,  dian   residential   school,   instru- vocal solo.  An Open Letter  To be Held This Year  OWING to  recent litigation  re  work completed, that the parking signs may be restored and  some semblance of order once  more restored to all, as far as  traffic is concerned. Next meeting will be 12th October, 7 p.m.,  in municipal office.  Trade Board  To Change Name  garding   raffles     the     Sechelt months   and   the  general  public   THE   EXECUTIVE    of    the   Sj:  TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC OF PENDER HARBOUR: ?ranc1^0* ,?e���.Canaidi-an_. +.efio,n is being  appealed to, to buy as  T�� The executive officers of the Pender Harbour Community Club has ^ witiiheUl the^sa e of ticket, many t^kets as they can in ^  chelt Peninsula Board of Trade  will study the question of find-  ��� w       "ii   w otwinn to thp hall which vou are helping* to  on~ its draw" originally scheduled  ^eT to helpl^clnadiTn Legion  inf. a new name for the organi-  wish tp call your attention to the hall which you are neipmg w   .^  Qctober  1?th   The   date  for  ag ^ ^ thg .  a    inst  zation and present it to the next  build in Madeira Park. , the drawing has  had to be  ex-   Dolio monthly meeting.  A great community effort has been shown in the early part or tended   to   an   indefinite   period ' A  change   of   name   has  been  this year and the hall has been started and is well on the way but  wiU be  announced  in    the r**w*e.f%tiiG klClA/C brought about by the formation  to completion. t near future.  It  is expected that GIBSONS NEWS of the Pender Harbour Board of  At a recent executive meeting it was decided to set a goal and the drawing will be held before  -^A TO LEGION ACTIVITIES     Trade as a separate unit,  work toward it. The goal is, to finish the hall ready for use before  Christmas. First whist.drive of the WA to  New Year's Eve 1949. . Ticket   sales   are   now     being   h    Legion was held September   gmart  Advertisina  To do this we need to raise approximately $1800 for the floor,  pushed      in      Vancouver      and ^       a   fine   turnout.   whist 2���?"Tf"���   , ?��.K  heating system,  som4  siding,  the  installation  of the  ceiling ��� and throughout   the   Peninsula. d . m be held e fourth  MARSHALL S Hardware at Gib-  lighting Representatives       from       the Wednesday  through  the   winter.    .sons exhibited a clever adver-  g   Sogfar this year we have raised approximately $1810 and that Leg 10�� -. h^e    contacted    the ^ ^ ^ of ^ . ^^S^ VSoS-SSS  it what is needed yet if we are to use the hall this year. _ _     ^^Sj^t__^if^e saL ?Wte P^e will be given. Any-  LSL^?^.^^ ���*��  Let us take this opportunity to thank one and all who have in of t-ckets  ig made from private  any way helped with the hall so far  one interested in  whist  is wel- P��>ple who were an^ous to hear  Refreshments   are   served Jhe World Series baseball games  come.  -  SS^.,8??^88^,8!^,^: after' the evening of cards. The thislyear^  If you can spare a few dollars to invest m your own com- there ^m be no legal compiica_ attef^ tne even mg 01 cai u^     ue      Marshall's   had   a    "Coleman"  .munity, sent it along to the secretary arid you will get your receipt tions. SS��� ����� ����� ^M% Chatter     heater riSSed UP as a radio' sit-  immediately.                                                                                               . One of the redeeming features drlve ^as won Dy 1Virs ^nasxer-    ting in front of their store with  Remember, folks, this hall  is for  all of us and  it is a fine 0f the  Legion draw is the  fact The Women's  Group    of    the  a large scoreboard  showing  the  building and will be finer when it is finished. The executive have that  a  percentage  of the    pro- Gibsons   United   Church,     under score by innings.  done their best to waste nothing and the supervisor, Mr Nels And- ceeds  is  being  devoted  to    the the leadership of Mrs A. E. Eng-  erson, has spared no effort to do the best possible with the materials Polio  Fund.  It  is believed  that ijsh) is planning a fall tea in the  at hand     ' this   had   some   bearing   on   the church  hall  at Gibsons  on Fri-  Come  on and let us  finish  the jbb  we  have  started  before ^^^ ^^1^     ��l day> October 28'  New Year's Eve, and we will have a real frolic.  THE EXECUTIVE,  PENDER HARBOUR COMMUNITY CLUB.  Vancouver   Police   toward  Legion  draw. Mrs  J.   C.   Dill   of   Vancouver  Ticket sellers are being urged was the  guest last ^S&EfcAMQ&er  to push the sale of tickets to the sister   and  brother-in-law,     Rev  utmost  during    the    next    two and Mrs Frank Bushfield.  0 a GRANTHAM'S  LANDING  IN SPITE of the fact that the  last issue of the Coast News  was so small and did not have  room for this correspondent's  notes (which we hope would be  held over for this issue of the  paper) we are delighted to know  that the new office of the Coast  News is now situated in Gibsons. We feel sure that the change  of location is to the advantage  of all concerned.  Isn't the new road through  Gibsons just wonderful? It must  be a delight to all car drivers  as well as to pedestrians, but  how we wish it could have been  continued on through Granthams Landing. Is it at all possible to have that road oiled or  treated in some way to lay the  dust? There is so much heavy  traffic on it nowadays it is  misery to walk to Gibsons on  dry days. The heavy trucks tear  up the road and scatter gravel  and clouds of dust which almost  chokes   the   pedestrians.  We have been wondering if  it would be possible to have a  bus service through here and on  to Hopkins Landing especially  on Sundays so that many of the  residents of these districts who  would like to attend the church  services and find the distance  too far to walk, could be accommodated at that time. I am sure  that such service to the public  would be much appreciated.  Would it be allowable to use  one of the school buses for this  purpose?  The regular monthly meeting  of the Harmony Group of the  WA  of Gibsons Memorial Unit  ess.  By  Glenwood  Help tlie Kfaisineii Help ��itr Chiltirem  THE RFSIDENTS of the area from Hopkins  Landing right up to Pender Harbour should  be very grateful that there is a Kinsmen Club  in operation in the district. One of the projects  of this fine organization is a Hallowe'en party  for children in each district. In co-operation  with the residents and the business people of  the districts, the Kinsmen Club are organizing  Hallowe'en parties that will fill two purposes;  first it will give the children a real Hallowe'en  party, and second it will keep the children off  the streets and consequently out of any severe  mischief.  The parties will be financed by the sale of  Kinsmen Shell-out tickets by children in each  district. Prizes will be awarded to the children  selling the most tickets. On Hallowe'en night  instead of giving children apples, candies and  nuts when they call, householders will present  them with "Shell-out" tickets. These tickets  will be turned in to the Kinsmen. party and  prizes will be awarded to the children collecting the most tickets.  This is a new idea for this district but its  success in other districts throughout Canada  where it has been instituted indicates that  it will prove very successful in this area too.  Householders are urged to buy as many  tickets as they would normally spend on treats  for the children, this money will finance the  Kinsmen parties for the children, so the more  tickets sold the better party the children will  have.  This is your chance to "Help the Kinsmen, help our children."  Congratulations and Bouquets to Public Works Dept.  THE DEPARTMENT of Public Works has  earned the respect of the people of Sechelt  and Gibsons for the competent way they organized the recent road work in those districts  and for the fine job they made of the roads.  It is rather remarkable that all the widening and surfacing of the roads could be accomplished with so little inconvenience to traffic  and a minimum  of mess.  Another   bouquet   should   be   directed   to  the department for the new sensible plan of  building a stretch of road to last and then  adding to it each year, rather than trying to  do a half a job over all the area and having  to repeat the work each year. The surfacing  done at Gibsons and Sechelt is planned to .  last for many years with only very little repairs needed. Each year this stretch can be *���  added- to until finally a paved highway will  stretch from Hopkins Landing right through  to Pender Harbour.  ed Church was held at the home  vacation in Victoria at present as Reader's Right  of Mrs  J.    Henderson,    Soames  the guests <rf their^ daughter and ��"  TOO LATE TO CLASSIFY  ���Letters To The Editor  Point.   Though   quite   a   number son-in-law  Mr  and  Mrs  Friend,  of the members are on holiday who ^tfly left Gibsons to take FOR RENT-  at present, a good representative UP residence there. Editor, Coast News, ONE FOUR room and one three  number answered the roll call. y[rs Eaglesome who accom- m^i-,-^ i- _<_ room apartment. Modern, fur-  After the usual business and the panied Mr and Mrs David Bates THREE cheers for Mrs Spencer! nished or furnished in Gibsons.  meeting adjourned, a very on their trip to Washington, What a rare and wonderful Apply to M. Shoebottom, one  pleasant  social hour  was  spent,  tjsa  and Vancouver  Island, re- thing  to  see  someone   stand  up block   above   Co-Op   Store.  Four  members  of  the     Gibsons  turned to her home in Kamloops for  a  friend  in    trouble    these 2601-1  Group were guests at the meet-  on Friday. days. You tell them, Mrs Spen- FOF>  cat F_ ���      ~  ing.   Mrs   Bevan   (our   minister's ' eer! It^ure does my heart good ;71? ft   mTNAROTTT   in hnrQP  wife) invited the Group to hold      Mrs  T.  Fraser  who  has  been to see gossips taken down a peg. 17^naFn*'JjH��^2SJ��i     fS  their next meeting at the Manse visiting   with   her   sister-in-law, The   person  who  wrote  she  re- <.   lv      J. g ^?"HS-^l ��� 1Ior-  Which invitation was gladly ac-  Mrs  A.  Fraser  since the begin- ceived such a 'Molt" to lelrn lb- *��U2Z?- ��nf yfar S*?' FlTS}. c*ass  cepted  by  the   members J the  ning of September, has returned 0}xt   ^iC^   tenante": ���������g; JfUSjff *S��tt'  Group. 7X7       .       .....< to her home- in Vancouver.   X ,^,,w!^l!'^i^��  ,,;��u _;�� *_;r Apply it. w. fooie, fenaer war-  Mr and Mrs E. Hagelund were      Mr and Mrs Dexter were week-  would be  "jolted"  right off the   Dcmr  Landing if she knew everything  HELLO, FOLKS. There is no  very much going on aroundl  here these days. Just a Jew of  the campers lejft. Of these, one  cannot really say they are summer campers as they come up  as early as April and stay until  October.  Mr Houston visited his family  last  weekend,  and Roy was  up  this  weekend.    I    believe    JM^sl  Houston   and   the  young  fellow^  (about  four-and-a-half)   will  b^  going down next week.  Mr and Mrs Frank W. Alexander are in Vancouver for a little  while.  Major and Mrs John Heath of  N��w Westminster came up on  Sunday to stay until Tuesday  Their son Lloyd came up on Sat  urday and  stayed  until  Sundaj  i evening. Lloyd and Bert (oui  boy) went fishing Saturday ai4  ternoon. Bert brought home foUF  ��� sea trout.  Mr Francis Drage, JP, has gon  to Vancouver for a few days.  Mrs Agnes Odell came back t  Gambier to keep the wife com  pany until I got out of Shaugh  nessy. She expects to return tj  her daughter's on Friday, Sep]  tember 30. ,\  Mrs Allen Bournes of Nev  Brighton is making jlavorabl  progress. She is allowed up fo  two and a half hours each day.j  I have written several time?  about the garden here but j  never thought I'd be able to cuj  red cabbage that weigh sevej  and a half pounds. The wife ij  still cutting sweet peas wit]  stems from nine to 12 inch��  long. There arenrt many left nov^  though.  Have only heard of one buclj  being shot so far this year anc  apparently that was just a yearling. It is to be hoped that am  hunters will remember that ther<  are children on the island an^  that some of us don't have oul  land all.fenced in. Nor our well  #$c.QW��QdPiles right outside tin  back door.  visitors   in   Vancouver     at     the  end visitors at their home here   aboUf SOme ��i tho so"caIled n^e 3_RM' ho?se2 Hg? ���Ttnd*' _G,b~  weekend to attend the wedding                                                                 people   around.   Some   .of.    the sons,, electricity vwte^. clean;  of their eldest son  William  Ar-      Mr and Mrs Fred Lindsay .will  beams in our own eyes are pret- Splendid view. $20. Mrs. Spencer,  nold Hagelund to Patricia Elen-  be  the guests  of    Mrs    Fowler,   Jy  big.  Mr  Philips  spent  many Granthams Landing.          X     -13  ore, youngest daughter of Mr and  mother  of  Mrs   Lindsay   at  her  fpnf years  m the  war overseas .      - . ������-���;.;, .7,. .... .^ .   ���  Mrs  F    S    Greenhalgh    of  3269  home   "Two   Owls"  for  an    ex-  that must be hard to forget. He This doesn't sound so ..good  for  Austrey   Ave     Vancouver    The  tended vacation. They have rec-   ls Paying his debt to society and the local people. Couldn^t we all  wedding   was''held   in   Beacons-  ently   came   from   Quesnel,   BC.   L. am   sure   he   will   see   things be more friendly ahd helpful tq;  field   United   Church      Rev     T                                                                   right if people will give him a our neighbors? Reserve is a.nice  Herdman nffirtatiiie   '                          Miss   Elsie   Potter   with     her chance.  Mrs   Spencer  says  they name for just plain snobbishness. ���  neiumau. uiiu.-*..---s.                        gister Marvie spent the weekend  (the   Phillips)   are   some   of  the Yours   sincerely,  Mr   and^ Mrs   Stanley   are   on  at their summer camp here.            best   friends   she  has   ever  had. A   Subscriber,  "I've heard your mother is thj  old-fashioned    type    who    sti|  works   at    the   spinning   whee  Does she earn much?!'  "Well, -last night she won $5(  oh the red "':.'������  ~    COLDER/  CHANGE NOW TO  Get This Powerful New  noleman  OILHEATER  No work for you!���No handling dirty  fuel, no fire-tending.  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EATON C��  GIBSONS  SERVING THE PENINSULA  UMIT_E��  rv: ::-���:,���-,.. ^K%��&t  PHONE 33  mmmm  SU   I  P-* By ROBBIE  our friend Ronnie Whittaker  making a business trip to Vancouver. It was so long since I  ��� saw Ron dolled up, I pretty nearly fell over.  Harry Jones and his wife, ac-  PENDER HARBOUR  By SARAL  THE  COAST  NEWS,   Friday,   Ocf.  7,   1943  3  WHILST wandering up the road  COmpanied  by   Mr   and  Mrs   H. GLAD   to   report    Miss   Marlyn  a few days ago, I met Mr and  ^ate  came up to their camp  for Davis   is  out   of  hospital   and  Mrs Mathiesoji, from Vancouver,  one last iong lingering look,' un- back at school.  They ar^ spending ateek a?S S J*? T'ST' ?"* *** "* Also happy to hear that Bobby  loZ^i^rTG^r^^ S3 during0tther mont-Tof  SeT- Edwardso^who   was   flown  I  dently,   is  spending    the    same Smber and took his bride down t0wn   with   a   seriouS   intestinal  week at Vancouver and expects,  tTrSta> forthe^honevmoon   I disorder>  ��  apparently  well  on  among other things   to attend a ��, ^Jj paTSars  of the road to recovery'  wt fg^i wlT��� +5* ge"mg the   adding   and   I'm   sure   his Congratulations to Mr and Mrs  back to the jovial Mathiesons as many   Mends   up  here   will   be w   ps Falconer   on  their   eigh-  S fnr��* IZa ?^��nVS E-1W?r  ver* ^terested. teenth      wedding      anniversary,  To^/Tt^f^Zl^c^l      f��me ����� %. * -f ^d^ my September   24,   id   to   the   b��  t    1   v     j ii  ���      i               p      column   that   Winnifred   Brown- Peiper's,  who  had  one  on  Sep-  Jack Yewdall is also to spend in& youngest daughter of Mr and tember 23.  a few days m the big city.             Mrs John Browning,  would re-  At   the  wharf  I  saw  what   I turn to her home this fall with a Lynn and BlU Davis returned  thought was a  stranger, but  on  gold band on her finger, indicat- from the Port John    area    last  closer inspection found it to be  ing marriage. Alas, she deceived Fnday-  Mrs   "Pat"   McLeod   left  ���.                                    me. She is still Miss Winnie. on  Sunday's  boat to  meet  hus-  t ���c4. ���������t^  t n~i*+~A  +,_ ���_.��� band  Neil in Vancouver on his  Last week I omitted to men- eXDectef1     return     from     "Port  tion the departure of the young ^S^ ><  Walker    family.    Mr    and    Mrs JO n*  Walker, with their young daugh- Ernie Lee left for town Sun-  ter, are making their home in day aboard the Mariner on re-  Vancouver, where Mr W. has se- ceipt of the news of the illness  cured employment. Mrs Walker 0f his mother, who is holidaying  is the sister of Mrs Al Gibbons. there.  Whilst her new home is under  construction,  Mrs   G.  Luxton   is m x could write reams about the  staying  at   the  Rivett's  summer Teachers'-P-TA   convention   last  camp. She is a recent arrival to Saturday  but   will   content   my-  these parts and likes the place seIf Wlth a short resume. The  so  well,   hence   the  new   home,  combined meetings opened at  11:15 a.m. in the Pender Harbour  Superior School. Guest speaker  Mrs D. W. McLeod, B.C. Council  president, addressed a very interested audience. She is a magnetic speaker. At noon visitors  and local delegates alike enjoyed  an informal visit over their  lunch.  After lunch the teachers held  their meeting in the senior room,  the P-TA's in the junior. Mrs  Haslam, Roberts Creek, presided  over the P-TA gathering and  Mrs Sargent of Gibsons acted as  secretary. Many interesting subjects were discussed���dental  clinics, Pro-Rec, parent education, etc. Mr Elliot, representing  the Kinsmen Club, addressed the  meeting,  explaining their Shell-  out Campaign, asking for the cooperation of local clubs in helping them to put on a Hallo ween  party on Oct. 31 in conjunction  with similar parties in other localities the same night. (Of this,  more later.) During a talk by  Mrs McLeod in the afternoon,  among other things she urged  we send a delegate to the next  P-TA convention, and also it is  good policy for all P-TA's to start  and finish their meetings on  time.  Before closing, Mrs Haslam  proposed a vote of thanks to the  Pender Harbour P-TA for their  courtesy in providing hot tea,  coffee and cookies at the noon  hours. I am sure all who attended considered their time well  spent.  Selma Park  Hairdressing Shop  Modern hair  styling. Competent    work.  DOLLY  JONAS  Phone lor Appointments  NOTICE  MRS. D.  ERICKSON  hopes all old friends and customers will again order their Greeting Cards from her.  . Cards with name and address  $1.00 doz. up  All kinds Boxed Cards.  Also Photo Cards local scenery from your  own negative.  located  at  "Shenandoah"  Cottage,   near   Bus  Terminal, West Sechelt.  Now  Choice  ��......_* f.,...^^....-^,. ...  jzki ishrisH-. .PK>Xi.  1  Red Cedar Yellow Cedar Fir  IN ALL DIMENSIONS  ROUGH PLANED - SHIPLAP  We deliver anywhere on the Peninsula  BURNS & JACKSON SAWMILL  Phone Wilson Creek 15M-2 ��� Wilson Creek  AVAILABLE THROUGHOUT  THE PENINSULA  Canadian  Legion  Tickets offering  gift awards worth  $5,000,00  Tickets 50c each  Sponsored by  Canadian  Legion. Branch 140  Sechelt  28 AWARDS TOTALING $5000.00  5 First Prizes of $300 each  5 Second Prizes of $250 each  10 Third Prizes of $150 each  8 Fourth Prizes of $100 each  Prizes in merchandise of your own choosing.  Drawing October 19,1949  Buy a book of tickets-���the more tickets you have  the more prizes you can win.  which will be erected  near the  shore, past the old Walker estate,  Mrs Jessica Thomson has left  for a few days in Vancouver.  Mrs M. Tusvic or better known  as Margaret Mathieson has finished her duties for the season  on the Union Steamships, and  came to spend a few days with  "Mom" before returning to her  home in Vancouver.  Mr and Mrs Mydska have closed the residence on the waterfront and returned home to the  city.  Mrs Olsen was also here for a  last clean-up before returning to  Vancouver.  A big smile lit the face of  Henry Begg as he proudly pointed to his three-weeks-old granddaughter who was brought to the  home of her grandparents by the  happy young couple, Mr and Mrs  T. Begg, second son of the Begg's.  Mr and Mrs Harold  Waldron,  well    known    Kelowna    couple,  owners of several grocery stores,  were the guests of Mr and Mrs  Dowling. They came up on one  of1 the day trips,"' liked the place  so much  they decided to spend  part   of  their   holidays   here.   A  party was given in their honor  and   proved   a   big  success.   The  big surprise of the evening was  the attendance of Ted Norburn,'  crutches   'an   all,   so   after   nine  months, he is breaking in gradually.  There is talk of a community  hall for this particular part of  the Peninsula. Remember the  meetings we held in our endeavor to find a place where we  could gather for social evenings  without having to wait out in  the rain or cold to take the bus  to some place outside our own  community. Well, something  very interesting is afoot. It's by  far the best news yet, so be prepared for some news in our next  issue. In the meantime don't forget the Legion whist drive on  Wednesday next at  Sechelt.  The welcome sign is out at  Davies Bay for Mr and Mrs E. J.  Coldwell, well known carpenter  from the Sechelt area. They now  occupy the home recently vacated by the "Arbo" family.  HEATERS  HERALD BOX HEATERS  All Cast Iron  No. 25 21.95 No. 31 29.60  CIRCULATOR HEATERS  Wood Burning ��� Semi-Enamel  Finish  56.70 and 69.95  MARSHALL'S HARDWARE  Serving the Peninsula  Gibsons  Phone 33  NSURPASSED  Fast Freight Service  SAILINGS THREE TIMES WEEKLY  KBH  Load hAondoy for Load Wednesday  Gibsons Gibsons  Roberts Creek Roberts Creek  Davis Bay (Wilson Ck.)    Davis Bay (Wilson  Sechelt Sechelt  Halfmoon   Bay  Secret Cove  Pender Harbour  Irvines Ldg.  Hassens Wharf  Garden Bay  _  Davidson Marine F  ARROW TRANSFER  Phone Vancouver TA 5041  for  Ck)  Load Thursday for  Gibsons  Roberts Creek  Davis Bay (Wilson Ck.)  Sechelt  Halfmoon Bay  Pender Harbour  Irvines Landing  Hassens Wharf  Garden Bay  Nelson  Island Points  Sechelt 63 or 31C  ua 4  THE  COAST  NEWS,   Friday,   Oct.  7,   1949  MARY W. RENNIE  Held Over from Last Week  THE WONDERFUL summer  weather we have been enjoying these last two weeks must  make the folks who had their vacation during August feel that  they should be allowed time off  to come back again to enjoy the  bathing, boating, and fishing  which they' were denied. The  calm peaceful beauty of this district at present is a wonderful  antidote to all the nerve wracking news about atomic explosions and deflated currency, etc.,  etc.  There  are  still  a few visitors  around enjoying  a restful vaca-  Wm. McFadden  Optometrist  GIBSONS  Office Hours:  9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Evenings   by  Appointment  Every   day  except  Thursday  Why  go to Vancouver for  Optical  Service?  tion. Among those visiting are  Mr and Mrs George Matheson,  with their friend Mrs McColl  Smith, who have been spending  some time at "Dogwood", their  summer home.  Mrs Hamilton of Vancouver is  at present visiting her daughter,  Mrs Hunter of the "Guest  House". At the week-end Mr  and Mrs Roderic Hamilton, with  their son Bruce, were visitors  also.  Miss Eleanor Parkinson was a  week-end visitor at "Edgemere",  the home of her parents.  Misses Laverock from Vancouver spent the week-end at their  cottage at Soames Point. Miss  Rachel Henderson and Miss  Grace Jamieson were week-end  visitors at Soames Point as  guests of Miss Henderson's parents.  Dr W. H. Lang left Granthams  on Monday to attend the B. C.  Medical Convention at Victoria.  He is accompanied by Mrs Lang  and her sister, Mrs V. S. Young,  of Long Island, New York.  Mr and Mrs Robert Parkinson  are leaving tomorrow for a few  days' visit in Victoria. They will  be the guests of their daughter  and son-in-law, Dr and Mrs Harry W. Hickman.  Mr and Mrs Hammerick are  making a special trip to Vancouver at the week-end. They will  be the guests of their daughter,  Bring Your Repair Jobs to Us!  Boat Tanks, Warm Air Heating Furnaces Repaired  Range and Heater Repairs  CHICKEN FARM EQUIPMENT  GUTTERS AND DOWNPIPE  AIR CONDITIONING  Sheet Metal   Works  Laurie Speck, Gibsons Phone Gibsons 8R  mmm you  BUILD  You Will Find Everything for the Builder  LUMBER  WALLBOARDS  SIDING  AT  BRICKS  PAINTS  Sechelt Building Supplies  PHONE 60 SECHELT  By   Cherry   Whitaker  AN  OVERDOSE   of  meetings,  a  blatant example of misrepresentation of news (no reflection  on either of the two Peninsula  weeklies) and a session with  Sinclair Lewis's "Kingsblood  Royal' have produced a state  bordering on "maniac depressive," not conducive to constructive thought.  In order to adhere strictly to  the original instructions to "keep  it light" I am forced to resort to  the columnist's cane���the mail-  bag. The fact that there is no  mail in the bag is a minor detail  and of no account whatsoever.  An energetic imagination readily  supplies the missing links.  First, many thanks to all who  so kindly offered to supply  "straitjackets" and particularly  to Under the Dogwood's "Jack  for Short" for expressed sympathy. Having helped deliver  papers���on foot���would be willing to trade a bike for a white  horse���or do white horses have  flat tires too?  To "Bewildered" the following  extract from the scrapbook might  be of some help:  "A CHEMICAL ANALYSIS  OF WOMEN"  Symbol: WO���A member of the  human race.  Occurrences:      Can     be     found  wherever man exists.  Physical Properties:  (a) All colors, shapes and sizes.  Mrs Ray Bowman, of 1708  Charles St., who will be hostess  at a reception in honor of her  parents who will celebrate their  Golden Wedding on Tuesday,  October 4. We extend heartiest  congratulations to Mr and Mrs  Hammerick on this auspicious  occasion.  After spending the greater  part of a month's furlough at his  mother's home here, Lieutenant  Ralph Fisher is returning to Halifax to join his ship there.  Mr and Mrs S. Matthews are  leaving this week on their annual trip. Like the birds they go  south for the winter. They will  go by* train to Windsor, then will  continue their journey by car.  They intend visiting relatives in  Toronto and Ottawa for a week  or two before they begin the  long journey through the Eastern States. They will visit points  of interest in Pennsylvania and  the different states to Florida,  where they will spend some time.  .Then on through the Deep South  on to Texas and New Mexico,  and finally to Arizona, Where  they intend to spend the most  of the winter. They aire looking  forward to a very special time  visiting and seeing so much of  the country en route.  Evidently it does not necessarily take a storm to sink a  boat, at least Mr Heaglund discovered that yesterday morning,  when his boat was sunk at the  wharf. Somehow as the tide had  ebbed the boat had listed and  got caught on the wharf. When  the tide came in again the boat  was held down at an angle  which let it get filled up with  water and it finally sank. It took  two days to pump it dry enough  to get it out again.  *JUe PIONEER Power Chain Saw  The Pioneer it the answer to the great demand for a one-man power saw  which will give continuous reliable service under ell working conditions.  The lightest saw on the market today.    Weighs only 28 lbs.  A deluxe model at no extra cost  boding th* ifcld with ...  ��� The New Mnlti-Port Engine ��� Differential double-acting Oil Pur ip  ��� Trigger Swivel ��� Automatic Rewind Starter  ��� FingcMight Clutch. ��� Filtered Fuel System  See it and try itjat your local dealer  Supplied with'bar and chaji).  14" 18"  24" 30"  DEMERARA  RUM  |   M*B this tdvcrtiicmtnt eo the rtprt.enUtlvt below wiib your  g   _imMnd Mnu *nd wt will s��nd you full pirticubrt.  I  I  f  I  Kim*.  Addrotg.  ^PttrfP in tke ficM . . . StiM fayrt  siiiff^  VANCOUVEfc,  B.C.  NORTH.-BAY    ONT.    .j  658 Homer St.  This advertisement is not published  PURVES E. RITCHIE & SON LTD. or displayed by the Liquor Control  Vancouver, B.C.  Board of by. the Government of  (b) Always appears in disguised  condition���surface of face  rarely unprotected by coat of  paint or film of powder.  (c) Boils at 0 deg. and may  freeze at any moment.  (d) Melts when properly treated.  (e) Very bitter if not used correctly.  Chemical Properties:  (a) Extremely active, possessing  a_ great affinity for gold, silver, platinum and all precious stones.  (b) Violent reaction when left  alone by man.  (c) Ability to absorb all. varieties of expensive food.  (d) Turns green when placed  next to. a better looking  sample.  (e) Ages rapidly though the  fresh variety has great magnetic attraction.  (f) Highly explosive and can be  very dangerous in the hands  of the inexperienced.  I don't know who receives  credit for that bit of information.  Mrs Z. wants to know: "How  is it possible for anyone to turn  out such drivel week after  week?"  It's quite simple, Mrs Z. I get  paid for it. (Editor, please note.)  Besides which, it has an uplifting effect on readers to have  written proof that there is at  large at least one member of  the race more congenitally idiotic  than they are. _ .���. .  To those who have trouble  making Mr Abbott's dollars go  from  one" payday   to   the next;  here is a little squib culled from  Christopher Morley's early  days  as a newspaper slave. T'is thus:  "T'was  the night before payday t  and all thru my jeans  I hunted in vain for the price.of  some beans.  Forward, turn forward, O Time  in thy flight,   ���  Make it tomorrow, just for tonight."  Having written himself into a  high income-tax group, Mr Mar-  ley probably doesn't worry anymore  about  the   beans,   but  I'll  bet  there  are times    when    he  would  like  to   "Backward,   turn  backward, O Time, in thy flight."  The mailbag is a bit dull, so  will throw  in  "Thirty"   and  return to the problems of "Kings-  blood Royal."  Alfred���"Dearest, am I good  enough for you?"  Alfreda���"No, but you're too  good for any other girl."  E OLD  NAVY RUM  MURDOCH'S  MARINE SUPPLY  Compare Our Prices!..  Delnor Frozen Foods :  Ice Creom   ~  Groceries  "���resh Meats and  Vegetables  Hardware  Drygoods  Shell Oil  Fish Camp  We now have increased  refrigeration for handling  of perishables.  Pender Harbour, B.C.  1        Bottled tr Shipped by  ALFRED -lAMBeSON-UiS  LONDON.ENGLAND   j  This advertisement is not published cj  displayed by the .Liquor Cpntcol. Board c)  by the Government of British Columbia  -���������-���- : ������]  SCHEDULE OF PASSENGER AND EXPRESS SERVICE     1  Schedule No. 15 ��� Effective September 29, 1949  WESTVIEW and  VANCOUVER  f  Monday  LV. WESTVIEW  AR. VANCOUVER  1:30 a.m.     :  8:00 a.m.  Tuesday  LV. VANCOUVER  AR. WESTVIEW  9:30 a.m.  4:30 p.m.  Wednesday  LV. WESTVIEW  AR. VANCOUVER  Thursday  Friday  LV. VANCOUVER  AR. WESTVIEW  12:0<fnodn  6:30 p.m.  9:30 a.m.    *  4:30 p.m.  LV. WESTVIEW  AR. VANCOUVER  British Columbia.  Saturday  LV. VANCOUVER  AR. WESTVIEW  5:00 p.m.  11:00 p.m.  9:30 a.m.  4:30 p.m.  Sunday  .' LV. WESTVIEW  AR. VANCOUVER  LV. VANCOUVER  AR. WESTVIEW  12:00 noon  6:30 p.m.  7:30 p.m.  1:00 o.m.  Subject to Change Without Notice  Copy of complete, schedule may be obtained from  Westview wharf.  nULF LINES LTD.  Ferry Wharf, Ft. Columbia, .Vancouver���Phone TA. 2JI41  LOCAL INFORMATION:  Westview Dock, 23451 ��� P.R. News, 2255  -  ��==?��� ROBERTS  CREEK  UNDER THE  DOGWOOD  TUESDAY,   September  27,    and  here I am writing next week's  contribution!  This is unavoidable now, as  there is no late bus Wednesday,  and if I don't get this written  tonight it's a cert I would not  get it done in time tomorrow. I  am, fortunately, kept fairly busy  these days (on chimneys and  fireplaces with Fred) but by the  time I get home at night and  get dinner going, see the animals  are fed and the goat milked, and  all the other chores���well, I've  not much time to spare!  First on the list is a report of  last Sunday's Harvest Thanksgiving service at St Aidan's, for  details of which I am indebted  ���to Mr Findlay. (Thanks a.lot for  such co-operation.)  The main service was held at  4:15 p.m. and the normally  charming little church was made  more than ever attractive by the  fruit, flowers and vegetables donated by members and friends  of the congregation. The work of  decorating the church was performed by the ladies of the  Church Auxiliary.  Traditional harvest hymns  were sung and there was an ex  ceptionally large congregation.  Outstanding in the service was  the junior choir, trained by Mrs  A. Newton and Mrs. Gordon  Reeves. The children, making  their debut, gave a delightful  rendition of "I Will Feed My  Flock."  Following are the names of the  young choristers: Bernie Cain,  Barbara and Marylin Coles, Ann  and Michael Jervis, Shirley Haven, Gail McKenzie, Doris Solnik,  Joan and Sue Wallis, Wendy  Yates and Wilson Anderson.  The fruit and vegetables were  later sent to St Mary's Hospital,  Pender Harbour.  YOUNG   EDWARD  The sympathy of everyone in  the "Creek" went out to Mr and  Mrs E. J. Shaw when it was  known last Friday, September  23, that their son Edward had  been rushed to hospital. He was  in pretty bad shape Saturday but  latest news is that he is making  headway, and we all wish him  a speedy recovery.  Whilst on the topic of hospitals  and sickness, there is really quite  a list of folks, old and young,  who are not able to enjoy this  marvellous Indian summer  weather.  Mrs Elsdon���in hospital. Her  condition is not too good at present.  Mrs W. Merrick���back at home  ���is   showing   improvement,   but  THE  COAST  NEWS,   Friday,   Oct.  7,   1949  By H. I. L.  A BAZAAR meeting was held in  the Community Hall  on Monday,  September   26,   when plans  were outlined.  Christmas cakes, pudding and  candies will be the specialty features of the domestic booth to  be convened by Mrs S. MacKay.  Articles suitable for gifts for  the festive season, including  baby garments, aprons, handkerchiefs, toys, dolls, doll's clothes,  etc., will be looked after by Mrs  George Batchelor. A beautiful  doll to delight any girl will be  drawn for at this booth.  Mrs Fr#d Willow and Mrs Bill  Shott will look after a fish pond  for the youngsters. Mrs Wheeler  Sr will help out with the drawing and Mrs Frank Wheeler will  take charge of the tea room.  Remember   the   date���Decem  ber   5.     Every   article   modestly  priced.  The whist drive held on September 24 was a great success  and we thank all the friends who  supported us. The lady's first  prize was v/on by Mrs McManus,  a newcomer in our district and  whom we are counting on to help  us actively in our community efforts. The gent's first prize went  to Mr Gerald Hurley of San  Francisco, who was a house guest  of Mr and Mrs John Sowerby.  Lady's consolation prize was won  by Mrs Wheeler Sr, and gent's  by Mr Ritchie. Our able young  president, Frank Wheeler, won  the attendance prize.  October 8 *at 8 p.m. is the date  for the next whist party and a  hearty welcome is extended to  all.  Only one mail pouch was ever  lost by the famous Pony Express.  Fall and Winter Outfits  BOYS'  WOOL WINDBREAKERS  By "AERO"  Plaids and Checks���Sizes 8 to 14  KIDDIES' ZIPPER  STORM BOOTS  Red     White     Brown  CHILDREN'S  GUM   BOOTS  TASSELLA SHOPPE  Complete Outfitters for the Family  SECHELT  Business and Professional  DIRECTORY  Please Clip This Directory Out and Hang By Your Phone  For Reference..'.'.".  BAKERY  REAL ESTATE  BETTY'S  BAKERY  Homemade Pies,  Cakes,  Bread  Special Catering  Cakes Decorated to Order  Porpoise Bay Rd., Sechelt  Phone Sechelt, 59W  Specialist in Coast Property  Consolidated Brokers Ltd.  Gulf Coast Offices  Gibsons and 'Sechelt  Phone  37  BEER BOTTLES  SECOND HAND STORE  Will call and buy for cash,  beer bottles, scrap metal, etc.  Calls made at intervals from  Hopkins to Irvines Landing.  R. H. STROSHEIN  Wilson   Creek  Everything at Bargain  Prices  BUY - SELL - EXCHANGE  Typewriters - Sales -  Rent  Service and Office Supplies  COLIN WINGRAVE  Gibsons, B.C.  GARBAGE DISPOSAL  Garbage Disposal Service  weekly or monthly  Sechelt, West Sechelt,  Selma Park only  For Information write or  'phone  U n i on Steomsh i p Co.  Phone Sechelt, 22  GENERAL HAULING  TAXI  PENINSULA CABS  24-Hour Service  2 Phones ��� 2 Cabs  WILSON CREEK and  SELMA PARK  Phone Sechelt 5C2 and 5U  GIFT STORE  Headquarters for Wooli  Notions,  Cards,  Toys,  Miscellaneous Gifts  Gibsons 5-10-15 Store  Left of Post  Office  Gibsons, B.C;  BILL'S  TAX!  Reliable 24 Hour Service  Halfmoon Bay, B.C.  Bill Mervyn  Phone Halfmoon Bay 7-U  EGMONT  By   JEAN  JEFFRIES  I  SEE that the Fred  Vaughan's  have moved    into    their  new  home.  Speaking of new homes, there  are several under construction on  this side of the inlet, namely  Ben Vaughan's, Ben Griffith's,  Ken Griffith's, Charlie Phillips'  Malcolm Silvey's. I think we'll  need another school to take care  of all the small fry within the  next two or three years.  I believe our little red school-  house is housing 26 pupils this  term, and within the next three  years there are about 20 more  who will be of school age.  Mr and Mrs 3T. Vaughan and  Garry, formerly of Blind Bay,  have taken up residence here to  enable Garry to attend school.  There was lots of excitement  the other day when the "Jervis"  unloaded a donkey at the Co-op  float. Being the only one around  these parts and possibly the only  one some of us had ever seen,  it created quite a to-do. I know  the last one I saw was at Blackpool.  Mr Bob Griffith spent a few  days in Vancouver last week.  slow to make real recovery.  Mr H. Campbell���now in  Shaughnessy, also improving.  Mr J. Storey, who has been in  poor health for some time now,  is still on the sick list.  The latest I heard today was a  nasty heart attack for Mr Nesbitt  for whom the doctor had to be  summoned.  Also Noni Reeves, after having  six of her teeth extracted, had a  pretty rough spell and will be  off school for a week or so.  Let's hope this list will soon  be considerably shortened by the  speedy recovery of all.  The only *two visitors (of  whom I have knowledge) were  Miss B. Hagan of Ottawa, who  has managed.to tear herself away  from government work for a  short vacation, and her friend,  Miss J. MacLellan, one of Vancouver's blood bank technicians.  Both spent the weekend at  "Greenacres" as the guests of  Miss M. Maclntyre and Miss  Gerry Jervis.  Mr and Mrs Colin McLean are  off again, this time spending a  few days in West Vancouver  prior to flying to Edmonton,  where they are to be the guests  of Mr and Mrs Charles Stapells  for Thanksgiving.  ��he <��oa$t Metus  CLASSIFIED  ADVERTISING  3 Lines (15 words) for 35c 3 Insertions (same ad) 75c  Extra words, above 15-word mm., 2c each.  Cash with order.  Notices, Engagements, Marriages, Deaths, etc., 75c Insertion  LITTLE ADS ... BIG RESULTS  FOR SALE:  V-8   MOTOR  with  new   starting  motor,  kitchen table  and four  chairs, etc. Apply G. T. Kynoch,  Selma Park. Phone Sechelt 67W.  2656-13  FOR SALE���  1938 CHEV. sedan with two new  tires and engine in perfect  shape. A little body work necessary to make this a very good  car. Price only $500.00. See Jack  Dennis or Phone Sechelt 66.  2546-10  ASTHMA   SUFFERERS  Positive relief from spasm in 30  seconds.  "RESPATONE"   $1.75   and   $5.00  A  new English treatment.  LANG'S   DRUGS  Sechelt Gibsons  2657-1  ROOM AND  BOARD���  ROOM and board or just    room  available in  comfortable private home at Selma Park. Phone  Sechelt 32 for details.       2543-tfn  FOR SALE���  3 SPEED electric outboard motor runs off car battery. Ideal  for lake fishing,, A snapat$40$0.  Write W. EX Haskins",' Irvine's  Landing. tfn  WANTED TO RENT: ~~  SMALL house  or suite,  unfurnished, in Sechelt. Phone 35.  SUMMER homesites in the celebrated and beautiful Jervis Inlet area on Vanguard Bay, any  size you desire from 2 acres up,  at only $100 per acre. Vanguard  Bay offers unexcelled boat anchorage. Cod and salmon fishing  with fresh water lake only 1  block inland. For details write  to W. E. Haskins, Pender Harbor, tfn  1934 CHEV. Special sedan, $295  cash. Terms: $125 cash, $20  month for 10 months. Motor in  lovely shape, good tires, upholstery and body pretty well beat  up���but good reliable transportation.  Phone  Sechelt  32.  2525-tfn  FOR SALE ���  HAND crochet bedspread, double  bed size. 330 individual doilies  made up this lovely white spread.  Selling for cost of materials, only  $68.00. Apply Mary Jackson, Indian   Reserve,   Sechelt    2530-tfn  FOR RENT���  FOR RENT until next June furnished  cottage  with    electricity and inside plumbing.  Phone  Mrs. Wigard, Sechelt 21H2.  2548-10  FOUR    ROOMED,    furni shed  waterfront  cottage, fully modern, hot and  cold water.  Apply  Wm. Youngson,  Sechelt, B.C.  ���  2659-13  FOR SALE:  40 ACRES in West Sechelt for  sale or trade, '39 Austin 7  coach, Royal Crest white enamel  wood and coal range, studio  lounge, as new. Apply E. Barker,  Village Market,  Sechelt.  2660-13;  'FOR   SALE: ~~ ~X  TWO BOYS' bicycles, in running:  condition.   Some repairs  needX  ed.  Both  for  $30.00.   Apply  Mrs"  A.  Howell,   Selma Park.    2658-1  FOR  RENT:  WANTED:  SECOND hand gasoline washing  machine   engine.    Apply  Fred  Donley, Madiera Park P.O.  FOR SALE-  POT TYPE oil burner kitchen  stove, all white enamel, in excellent condition and lovely  baker. Also air tight heater,  pipes and stove board. Both  very reasonably priced. Apply  Mrs. Clement, Granthams Landing. ??$   <!&*    yy 265f-ll  PERSONAL���  SHIP BY Gulf Lines Express to  or from Vancouver. Low rates.  Fast   service.   Careful   handling.  Specify Gulf Lines Express,    tf  .THfCCMRHHIinor  fw pacwwa a Mm;* couwat  LAND ACT  Notice  of Intention to Apply to  Lease Land  IN LAND  Recording District  of  Vancouver, B.C. and situate at  Bargain Harbour, B.C.  Take notice that Donald Angus  MacDonald of Pender Harbour,  B.C., occupation fisherman intends to apply for a lease of the  following described lands: ���  Commencing at a post planted  at the South West corner of Lot  15 proceeding in a northerly direction along the foreshore of Lots  15 and 16 and continuing 120  feet along the foreshore of Lot  17 D.L. 1392 Plan 5388, and containing foreshore, for the purpose  of floats, net sheds, approaches  etc. | -4  Donald Angus MacDonald.  Dated September 10th, 1949.  48-4  TRANSFER-TRUCKERS  LAND CLEARING  BULLDOZING  LAND CLEARING  done with ripper teeth  C. A. COOK  Phone Gibsons, 31  Gibsons, B.C.  HANSEN TRANSFER  GENERAL CARTAGE  GOOD BUSHWOOD  Phone Sechelt  28  Sechelt, B.C.  PLUMBING-HARDWARE  PLUMBING and  HEATING  Hardware, Plumbing Supplies  Heating Necessities  "Serving the Peninsula"  Marshall's  Hardware      j  Phone Gibson~-33  SUNSET HARDWARE  GIBSONS  Registered Plumbers  PLUMBING  Sales   and   Contracting  t  to parents of  //f\\  . . . record this memorable first year "away from home" with a fine  portrait���WHICH, INCIDENTALLY, WILL ALSO MAKE THE PERFECT BUT INEXPENSIVE XMAS GIFT FOR ALL THE RELATIVES.  C. G. BALLENTINE���Photography  Residence Phone���Granthams 79W  Bal's Blk., Gibsons 6  THE   COAST   NEWS,   Friday,   Oct.   7,   1949   proper time to pick  the  leaves to me anyway, with the lovely wish her all the best. Funny the]  ������*"���" "     -������-������-���----���-��=--���-���~���     ��� wh2Ch aj-e used for seasoning is summer days, crisp in the morn, girls in the co-op don't stay very?  By E. NESTMAN  Held Over from Last Week  Crysanthemum   and  Horticultural Society Gibsons  half, wetted down, and then the  j"8* as ��>* Plant. start* *? mak?  and evenings   and with the glor- long. That's about the 5th one J  leaf inserted into soil and cover flower  buds�� lt; ls weU to  Plck 10Us color of the maples, I thmk know of that left and took the.  with a small elass leaving snace  them   ^ust   after' catering   or   a the fall is mighty hard to beat, fatal leap. Must have something  for air Kppn ina <_hadv window   heavy   shower   so  they   will  be in any part of the country. But there.                 '                               }(  and to' six weeks thl ^rlaSSent ^e from dust  They are tied to- it's really been super these last Mrs Littlejohn home from fhfe  ^honlH chnw r^iilts   7_wt mPPt    gether   m   small    bunches     and few weeks. Here it's the end of hospital,   and   doing   very   well,  fn^wm be heW 25h of October; J"* ��,a ^ht ai7 *>����� ���" September,   wonder   if   we'd   be Glad to hear this  Met Miss Irv-  in United  Church  Hall   anvone  thoroughly  dry>  when they  can pushing our luck too far to hope mg,   former  VON    nurse,    who  interested  in  plants,   flowers  or  be easily crushed and the stems that  we might get a few  more made   a   flying  trip   to   Gibsonfe  ���... .__ _, j ��� ,  ���prfapni-n���   j_   wpi    coarse particles removed.    They weeks of really fine fall weather,  on her return from a vacation iri  Meeting  of the    society    held  ^^'^f^^^^^.,^!  are then placed in  an air tight Anyway guess we should be sat- California,   and   Mr   Clay,   away  Sept.  27  with  a    fair    turnout.  ����;"i^Sf ,S�����^�� ,,~X ���f. xL*     container, labeled and put away isfied with this,  and thank  the  for a few days' fishing at Sagf-  served are then P*aced *n  an a^ tight Anyway guess we should be sat- California,   and   Mr   Clay,   away  "-f-  -���    ���"*"  "    ��� ���  hv laHipc;  winding nn a vprv en container, labeled and put away isfied with this,  and thank  the for a few -*���' *;-ui~" -��� c^  Paper on herbs read by Mrs Ross,  ��/rtSning   evening for future use-                                    Sood Lord for giving us so much inaw Lake.  and some very interesting notes                  *    TO1iQ,. ������.,���*������ Parsley appears most often as of this. The road dept. have eer- Mrs Wardil home    from    heif  given by Mr Chatt   president of      ^rbs   popul^ varietijes & garnish and is excellent sprink- tainly  got  a  break  too  in  get- Very short vacation. Enjoyed heti:  the   society    On   the  subject  of     .~���e���*n *^^^                      ra7 led on diced boiled potatoes, car- ting so much done with it being trip across the line though.      X  growing   African   Violets,   inter-  Pidly  J^^mng   the   value   of generally used in touch and go as far as weather ��ct��)ber 1Q     m be Thanksgiv0;  ��?? l��r P3efnThfr7teorS,e    flavor ^Thwlveflavt^t *alads' ^ and stews or white iS     co"cernf ���     ���re     certainly  in������%��^I have a lot to^  these very fine and hard to get ^avh��JwF^n^^a^| i?^ sauce. Parsley is actually a vege- more than fortunate. thankful for, regardless of whajt.  plants   is the fact that you can  ed ^h^fT%^nf^l table  and  there   are    numerous      The road hasn't even set yet,  any0ne says. This past month ok  8��W       L?   fJZ*hl2?lJll  convenient7 if IT to  have  them varieties,   some   with   very   fine and the small fry are after roller sunshine should have made anyi-  the very near future these leaves  convenience * J? to  have  them curled leaves, others with coarse skates.   Guess  that  will  be   the one glad to be alive, and if wk\  will be distributed to the mem-  on hand at all times fern-like  leaves and still others next thing, and will certainly be  have our health, then we are iri.  bers who are interested in grow-      Sage probably should head the that are valued for their edible something for them to be able to deed   thrice  blessed.   So   let  us',  mg   same.   The   leaf   should   be list, for it is one of the first to be roots   The type known as moss tear up and down the road on,  give thanks on that day, attend  planted m a mixture    of    peat introduced from Europe, and has curled is the favorite  for home of all things, roller skates. And it Church,   no  matter  what  belief  moss,   and   fine   sand,   half   and been grownm American gardens use  It is a perennial but is best will  be   a  great   day  for  those you  have,  you  can    still    give  - for  about  three centuries.  It  is treated  as an annual with new brave and intrepid little mothers thanks to Him    who    gives-   sol  OB#Smm��> m��am  UI---MAH    US j    *��  ila7��l .sausaSef�� .  soups plants grown each year for when who  day  in  and  day  out  have much. That  is  the  one way  of  aKIIinV niClll WOmCn   an? stews*    .    *ts ���ost~ impT  the plant is a year old or sooner pushed that little old buggy over having a very happy Thanksgiv^  ' B"w"��   "*"    w"   ant purpose is to give flavor to  it sends up seed gtalks at the ex_ the rocks and ruts of our main ^      s  dressings,  particularly those us- pense of leaf growth. The  seed street, with little junior getting  ed with pork and poultry. germinates very slowly and the his  daily- dozen  in . jerks    and  u      B      u.     u. Shrubby   and   perennial,    this plants  start  out feebly so   it  is bumps, certainly make him grow  HOT Hew |��ap, Vim, Wlgor plant  may be brought  into  the well to have the seed bed plainly up  to be the "rugged type". It   �� ttuiui Bony urnba su wa; usiy boue����   garden as a cutting, root division, marked  to  avoid their   destruc- will be a treat now to promenade  l\\&.'TMto'ibS^^ or i1; may be grown from seed. It tion. Parsley must have a good up and down the main drag. Sure  gUfe, WNMO,  MS,   -" " ���"* '        *   *   -1   * J~* ���-���-p.i- ___ . - - -     . .. ....  art ����� w proud ot ���  teal*. OwraK. Ib tonlca,   Iroa. vitamin Bi, wloluin, wrteb bl  men, women  gain 5,10,15 lbs.  ^��^MiX&*!of&S KSS    is hiS"hiy ornamental    with    its  soil   and   ample    moisture     and hope the  sunshine lasts  a  little  l?to^i��t_--__fetaSrtmwSS   du.n    Sreen   foliage    and    large since it is a small plant it is most longer so they can have a few  mvnrm   spikes   of  deep  purple    flowers often grown in pots or close to days trying out the walk.  wml, twmmb vi, Miaum, ���nne_ gwoa, impivv*   apii-cb   ui   uccj^i   jjuj-ijxc     uuwcio   oxten  grow^n m pots  or  ciose  &^_S.-i^��Ar   and may well be planted in the the kitchen door. Chives are  KjTil^!_I%^wri2��SS   herbaceous border, an open sun-  dispensable with some cooks and Gixb^ ^fy"* ^ ^ato  ^_^?_^^^^^'^^fe.   ny spot and well drained soil are  are greatly appreciated by per- ^SL and  went  smack  bang  23iSSrS��SWiSW^A^r^��    essential for thrifty plants.  The sons unable to digest onions, for ^o   our  little   old    ferry     th!  while they belong  to  the same Machigonne>  pushed  her  out  of  family they  are    much    milder ^ b^oke the        ^    ^  than onions. They give just the and    did damage,     not  Hazel Critchell Dramatic School  Speech Defects Diction  Musical Monologues  Humorous Monologues Dramatic Monologues  Choral Speech  Children's Theatre���Play Groups for all ages  Students prepared for Trinity College or  Royal Conservatory Exams  iLegion Hall-���Sechelt  October 8th, 11:30 o.m.  :.������..-:���:_*Y��:�����_-...; __->__  iamm/ilitmmmm^mmmmmmmmmmimmm^^  I y. : l: : - ������     ���  -.                              ���   ���   ���         .           j- lit;.  '  V7--     ���-          -MX'   y        "-      ���                        ���      .         ���  Peninsula Cab Co.  Agents for  B.C. AIR LINES LTD.  .    PROMPT SERVICE  COURTEOUS  PILOTS  For Reservations  PHONE 66 or 66W  *  PENINSULA CABS  B.C. AIR LINES LTD.  right touch to salads and sand- e h to t her out of busi.  wiches add flavor and color to ness6She tgok her four 0>clock  many creamed dishes and are trip but adjustors wiU look her  best when cut fine and sprinkled over t HorsJeshoe Bay, and may-  over sizzling steak or hamburg- be in another part of'the paper  ers. Chives are not particular as     m    ive ^ore newg on it  to soils but like full sun and a _ f J ... , ., ., . .. .  moderate    amoifnt  of  moisture.      Ratepayers will hold their first  Plants are small, seldom grow- �������*"}* ��* th^ ial\ ?1?tob!r116 m  ing more than eight inches tall, United. Church, and they tell me  and can be used as an edging or Jhey will give the garden prizes  along a walk. Cutting of the that ���eht. So they hope for a  grasslike leaves is desirable even ��ood turnout,  if they cannot be used, for it They tell me Amber, who is  promotes new tender growth, clerking in Co-op, is leaving Oc-  Chives can be grown from seed tober 15 and will be taking that  though propagation by division long walk down the aisle. We  is better, large lumps should be  divided and replanted!;;   77  Mint is used as/*at garhish^in7  beverages, for1'Mas^f^^o|^iM'  and primarily witli sugarxancP  vinegar in mint sauce. A delicious hot weather beverage is  made by combining mint, tea,  orange juice, and syrup. For this  the leaves are steeped like tea.  Mint added to new potatoes and  peas does much to improve the  flavor. This perennial herb is  propagated by runners and root  stocks, it requires a sunny position and rather heavy soil. It enjoys moisture but will do well  with only a small amount. Mint  is quite apt to become a nuisance  sending its underground roots in  all directions, so it is advisable  to plant it in a row or in some  place where deep cultivation to  cut off the roots can be fairly  frequent. Thyme and Rosemary  for flavored foods, economy arid  convenience, grow and use these  popular herbs.  THIS 'N THAT . . .  ARE YOU enjoying this lovely  .Indian Summer we're having?  It seems like old times, to have  our lovely fall weather with us  again. Years ago when I lived in  Winnipeg, the fall was the  grandest part of the whole year,  Hassan's  The Old Established  General Store at  PENDER HARBOUR  SUPPLYING:  Families, Fishermen  and Camps  Provisions,  Hardware  Marine  Supplies  Ladies' and Children's  Wear  Home  Oil Products  Fish Buyers  Refrigeration  Fresh Supplies Alwoys  at ' .  Hassans' Landing  Midway South Shore  Sechelt-Jervis Towing Co.  Your Local Complete Marine Towing Service  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  GIBSONS ��� Mr. Reg Godfrey, Tel. Granthams 10U2  SECHELT ������ Coast News, Phone 32  PENDER HARBOUR���Bill Donley, c/o Hassan's Store, Tel.  6 U  NANAIMO-���The Nanaimo Towing Co.  Ltd.  Tel., Day 555; Night 1497 or 305  Area Agent���Mr. H. Spalding, Pender Harbour, Tel. 6 S 2  Step up  PRODUCTION  aMaDURO  MR. FARMER . . . if you want EXTRA  PROFITS . . . CONVENIENCE and  LESS WORK . , /install a DURO Pumping  System.  Be sure to install a DURO PUMP with full  capacity for all your needs in * �� �� barn . . .  poultry house . . . truck garden . . . cow  stables . . . home and fire protection for-all  your buildings. INSTALL THE BEST ...  INSTALL A DURO.  EMCO  Fixtures and Fittings  Remodel and modernize  your home. Add the  comforts of daily living.  Safeguard the health of  your family. See us for  the latest i n Kitchen,  Bathroom and Laundry  installations.  MARSHALL'S HARDWARE  GIBSONS, B.C.  I  40OH  EMPIRE BRASS MFG. CO. LIMITED J  londen   -   Hamilton   -   Toronto   -    Sudbury    -    Winnipog    -   Vancouvor |  OWNING AND OPERATING  METALS LIMITED '  VJSC84 Calgary   -   Edmonton   ��' Vancouvor By ".ARIES'  ���_bb_e____________-_  ;IT WAS nice to have a call from  ; an old time resident of Sechelt,  I Mr Rich Haslem, who was here  [for the weekend. Rich once  ^worked for the Crucil Logging  ���Co. and with his wife Cis and  [son Billy was very well regard-  led by us. Cis was an active mem-  jber of the local W.A. to the Can-  [adian Legion, ana we all missed  [her when she went away. Rich  j tells us that they now live in  I Vancouver and wishes us to say  Hello to everyone for them.  Mrs Bayliss (Mattie Nickson)  has been a recent visitor to her  mother, Mrs J. J. Nickson, and  has returned to the island and  Miss Lindsay Nickson is spend-,  ing a few days in Vancouver.  Glad to hear that Betty Young-  son (Mrs Ingram) is home again  with her parents and very much  better. With lots of rest and quiet  she should soon be her old self.  Well, it's a small world. We  understand that Bert Mann is  back from his trip to England.  Bert, it will be remembered,  spends the summer vacations  with his wife Nora at the Sechelt  Inn and has done for a number  of years and he came back onTHE  COAST   NEWS,   Friday,   Oct.   7,   1949  the same boat as our friends Mrs ������������ ������-  Bristow and Mrs Bruin who had  been over on a tour of war  graves.  with us there would be a tremendous boost at the present  time for England.  'in the country and had to like  it. That we were  heartsick and  Mr and Mrs Walter Deane are  back once more after a two  week holiday spent in Vancouver  and Cliilliwack, very glad to be  back but enjoyed the change inland.  We have been thinking how  nice it would be if the government would organize an inexpensive trip back to the Old  Country for the 1914-1918 war  brides even if we only stayed  three weeks, with what we could  spend, and what we could  take  Although so many places  would be new to us, still there  would be someone dear to us to  welcome us home. After all we  have done our share of pioneering, not for us were the training classes and the good fellowship of this last war. Most of us  met with resentment on the part  of the Canadians of those days  who expected, and very rightly  so, that the boys would come  back and marry the girls they  left behind them. And many of  us  landed  up  in   an   old  shack  homesick meant nothing then.  So a trip is coming to us and no  time like the present. This might  be a project well worth the attention of the Canadian Legion.  That, you will remember, is an  organization pledged to the service of veterans and their dependents. How about it? A  couple of good girls would soon  get the ball rolling.  Rev and Mrs Bushfield are  spending a week in Vancouver,  the guests of Mr and Mrs. E. N.  Bushfield.  WHY PREMIUM RATES HAVE  INCREASED...YOU SHOULD  KNOW THESE FACTS  ���   m  1. It is estimated that salaries and wages  of hospital personnel have increased  by $2,500,000 over 1948 and by  $5,000,000 over 1946.  2. On a comparative basis more hospital  personnel are being employed because  of shorter working hours.  3. The bills for supplies, equipment and  purchased services for 1949 show an  increase of $659,000 over 1948.  4. Prior to Hospital Insurance many of  the personnel in hospitals were inadequately paid!  5. Continuing increase in the cost of living  affects hospitals just as much as it does  the average home.  6. Increased use of hospital services over  and above 1948 amounted to approximately $2,000,000.  The following important information should be noted:  1. RETURN BILLING CERTIFICATE WITH FIRST PAYMENT.  2. The Billing Certificate is of no value to you until it has been validated  after at least half the premium is paid.  3. Paid up Billing Certificate becomes your Hospital Insurance Certificate  for 1950.  4. Your remittance will identify your choice of payment plan, i.e.���Annual,  Semi-Annual or six equal instalments.  5. ARREARS are shown on the stub in ink and must be paid in addition  to the premium before the certificate can be validated.  6. USE THE MAIL WHEREVER POSSIBLE.  ������PV*  7. Notify District Office promptly of change in marital status, dependents  or address.  8. Make cheques, money orders or postal notes payable to the B. C.  Hospital Insurance Service and return with the Billing Certificate to  District Registrar and Collector, B. C. Hospital Insurance Service at the  office at which you are registered.  9. REGISTRATION OF NEW RESIDENTS. As soon as new residents take  up residence in B. C. they are required to register by contacting their  nearest B. C. Hospital Insurance Service local office.  ^^__MB___  Hospital Insurance is  Everybody's Business  Cut This Out and Keep for Reference  Ask any of the thousands who have received benefits what they think of Hospital Insurance  H-249 8  THE  COAST  NEWS,   Friday,  Oct.  7,   1949  PENDER HARBOUR    DellgRtflll  By H. I. L.  HELLO Folks. Here I am again  with a few odds and ends. The  latest   reports    on   the   hunting  situation   on     Gambier     Island,  that is the south end of the Island, is that a bag of four bucks  taken.  However my    big    buck  was  around on  Thursday  evening,  and the doe and  her twin  fawns were around. Maybe, I am  wrong   in   calling   the   big  buck  mine  but  he   has  hung  around  ever since I built the cabin. He  was a spike buck then, but now  he  boasts   five  points.   He  answers to  the name    Tommy.    It  doesn't   matter   which     member  of the family goes around, Tommy just looks up for a moment,  but  a  stranger ��� and there  is  just a blur.  It was  amusing to  watch   them   this   spring.   Bert  had   not  finished     fencing    the  garden in, but I had some stuff  coming lip. The deer would go on  the garden and cast longing eyes  at my plants. But none of them  ever tried to  go over to. where  the  plants  were.   Of  course  we  fed them  during the winter. So  I   guess   they   decided   that  fair  play was to leave . my    garden  alone. I got quite a pleasant surprise  when  I  got    home    from  Shaughnessy.   My   potato     crop  was  all  dug up.   The wife tells  me that auntie (Mrs Agnes Od-  ell) dug them. Auntie is turned  82'and   couldn't  sit   still.  Every  time  the  wife   was    busy    and  couldn't   see   auntie,   she   would  look outside and there would be  auntie,      digging      spuds.      We  haven't  such a big garden,  but  we  started   using  our   own  potatoes     while     Al   Ritchey   was  here   in   June   and  I   still  have  three sacks of good spuds.  I see Mr W. S. Bradbury is  back on the job now.  Mrs ;Agnes Odell (auntie) has  left us for the winter. It is just  as well that' Mrs Bourne went to  Vancouver with mte . on Friday,  or 71. would have landed. at  Shaughnessy again.  v��TJp, friends of Mr and Mrs Geo.  Modney. It's a son, Roger Allen.  Date of arrival September 24.  Mother and  son are doing fine.  SECHELT WEST  "LANCER"  By JUDY  eld at Sechelt Inn  ^  A PLEASANT month with  lovely weather has just ended for the A. R. McLean's who  have returned to their home in  New Westminster. They were  residing in Brae-Mar cottage and  will be remembered by many old  time residents as they have been  summer visitors for several  years. Mr and Mrs N. C. Green  and small daughter spent a  weekend   with   them.  The Lanson boys are on the  move again. Dave has rejoined  the tug "Broughton Straits",  Denny expects to leave shortly  and brother Clyde hopes to . get  time from a long run on the  Australian Freight service to  visit up here for the first time.  Mr and Mrs J. Whyte and  family have now moved into  their new home near Wakefield  Creek. Lots to do yet but no  shortage of stove-wood.  A most interesting letter received recently might interest  Coast News readers as the writer Mrs Ewart Harvey will be  remembered by a few old time  residents of Gibsons as Miss Margery Jackson.  Season in South Africa being  reversed to ours, winter is  chosen for long trips to avoid the  intense  heat  in some places.  Brigadier Ewart Harvey (retired) and Mrs Harvey made the  trip by car visiting their son,  Dr Theodore Harvey who has  a practice in Bulawayo, for several days, a weekend trip was  made to Victoria Falls described  as a wonderful sight. A fairly  close view of hippo, and crocodile in a launch trip up the  Zambesi River. Bulawayo is a  town which a few years ago was  chiefly mud huts and one store  is now a very modern town.  Next section visited was Kruger  National Park about 280 miles  long and maintained very efficiently by the Government.  Camps which are wired and protected against wild animals,  travellers are provided with  good beds and open stove cooking places in the Dutch style.  Road Scouts check tourists as  cars do not stop on: .the--road and  ______���    . ������������:r^   A VERY  good turn-out on Fri-   .inr   IAklt-  rrtAnrn , _,      r    i    !__.   i  day,  September 30  at  Irvines  MRS JANE COOPER,   manageress of the Sechelt  Inn,   was  Landing   Hall   commenced  Pen- hostess at a dinner dance held in the inn Saturday, Oc-  der   Harbour  Badmintofi   activi- jo^g,. ]  ties for this  year. With the re- _.                   ,         _    .    .          ...                                                   ,  election of officers Mr Jim Cam- The Quests from Sechelt and Vancouver were entertained  eron is President. Norman Lee, by Roy Wheeler of Vancouver, one of Canada's better mag-  first vice president; Bert Goold- icians, who travelled extensively during the war entertaining  rup,  second vice-president;  Cec- troops,  elia Hassan is secretary-treasur-      The dini     room of the inn was _ __  ^^u^y^FmJS arranged to allow danctag dur-  MORE ABOUT  every l uesday and * naay mgnts.   -       th    dinner which was serv-  ?��  J^J^,,^*   "I*  ed with professional excellence. WILSON  CREEK  Mrs  Cooper's experience as  a  til  the   Annual     Hallowe'en     Mas  querade Dance to be held at Ir-   !���,���+���������   ���     tt.^-Io^jXt,      �����;,?___��+  ���;��������   t ^a;�����. xToii  rw^r.  oq   hostess m England was  evident  (Continued From Page 1)  vines  Landing Hall October  28.  Jorgenson's       Orchestra       from    .,       arranffemGnts  Halfmoon  Bay will provide  the      ���._ !      g ^    _  music. Junior Badminton is held  every Saturday afternoon.  1  i  visiting     in .  in the successful dinner and the  sPent   a   weekend  Vancouver.   .  Vancouver   guests   included      ,-.,, ,.,,. ,       ,    . ������  several   officials   of   the    Union      Fred Uttmg, now employed at ��  Steamships. Owing to limited ac-  Toba-Inlet was visiting with his f  Len  Wray   and  Bill  Murdoch commodation    for    dancing,    the  mother Mrs    Mills    at    Wilson jA  are off to the Cariboo on a hunt- guest list was held to a minimum   Creek on a week's holiday ifi  ing   trip.   They   have   hopes   of and few local people were in at- ' 1  getting deer, moose, bear etc. We  tendance. - Mr and Mrs William Scott re-'j  will  see  next  week  what  mat-  ������ turned from  a month's holiday  enalizes. derson  of  Irvines    Landing,  Mrs Len Wray and son Rickey  daughter   September   29   at  are spending a week with rela-  Mary's  Hospital,  tives   at    Qualicum,    Vancouver  Island   during  jaunt.  ing in the East. It was a regular^  busman's holiday for BiD$  bt driving over 8000 miles, but h<$  tells me he enjoyed it immense-fl  ly.   They  spent  a    week   .-witftjy  Len's     hunting      Mrs   Ken   Bell's  mother,   Mrs sill's parents in Magog, Quebec!  v   "Minnow" Sutherland  is confin- then   drove  to  New  York  Cit>l  Mrs   G.   Vollam,   secretary   at  ed. to   St   Mary's   Hospital,   and and came home via USA highS  St Mary's Hospital, Garden Bay,  wm   likely   remain   in   for   an- ���ays-   They   had   glorious  weal  returned from a month's holiday  nther  wppk   Wp    wi���h    her    a *her on the entire trip. Mrs ScoM  to Chicago, Illinois, and Atlanta,-othe^ Week'  We    W1Sh    her    a and son Randolph    are    staying  and   reports   a   wonderful sPeedy recovery. 0ver in Vancouver for    a    fevl  tv/t        j   _/r       t_ __    4.    n days with her sister Miss Graced  Mr   and  Mrs    Don    Boutwell Holmes 11  and  two   children    of    Madiera ' f|  An-   Park left on Friday last for Bra-      Wilson   Creek  Branch   of  th.C     lorne,   BC,   where  they ��� will  be VON held their first whist driv��ti  photographs have to be made on  making their residence   Mr and Saturday, October 1, at the homf  the move. A Pride or family of Mrs .Allan  Stewart will be  oc- of   Mrs   Harry   Lucken.  - SeveM  lions  was   seen  fifty  feet  from  ciipy_i_g the Boutwell house un- tables of whist were played anq!  the car. Four lions, four lionesses  u] Allans place is ready up by a good time was had by all. Pro|  and** four cubs. * Llly Lake. ceeds  from   the  affair  goes  to'}  Elephant,     leopard,       giraffes      ,,     T    TT1    .   ,, . wards the quota to be raised fol  and every kind of antelope were   .  Mfs LXH!?��f.��ff'  ��ur Prin?ary the VON by the    Branch.    Thf  also   seen  from   the  car,   in   all le!5eriUat ^iaiie!f JP!Ik %S%?} next     entertainment     arrange*?*  Ga.,  time.  BIRTHS  To  Mr  and Mrs  Sam H  some  ^.j-jui   m_   p-��x,   I**   HiJ. , xktu-4.     next     entertainment      0^,.  3000   miles   was   covered. ?Pent   the,   week-end   at    White  for this purpose in conjunction:*  Roads for the most part were re-  Rock   and   Vancouver.  with Selma Park,  West Secheljf  ported as very good with a great      Miss Jean Foster, RN   of Dun- and   Sechelt   Auxiliaries     is  many  varieties . of  wild flowers  can  Hospital left  on   last Wed- dance to be held in Legion Hal^j  and shrubs. Seeds of the African nesday's   "Jervis"   for   the   last Sechelt,    Friday,     October    2lf  Daisy   have   been   promised   so part of her holiday to be spent Tickets for this affair-at 50c.-ar^  hope they take to Sechelt areas  jn California  During her stay at now   available  and  everyone  i|  as  they are very hardy.                Madiera Park,.she was guest of urged   to   support  this    wortM]  Brig and Mrs Harvey lived in Miss J.  Chaster, our Intermedi- cause and at the same time erfi  India for many years, a son Brian ate teacher loy   the   dance,   prizes - and--re;  who was born there was killed                      " freshments offered,  at El.Alamein. Mrs Harvey visit-    -.Mrs  Harry  Smith  of Madiera  ed BC before the last war when iPark7i_j^ visiting with Ker;daiagh-f October 57 Mrs L. S. Jacksof  B and J Logging was operating ter and son and their respective tells  me   the   first show  of. th|  at Douglas Bay, Gambier Island, families in Vancouver. season fell in the hills last nighfjj  A FREE CHANCE ON  .  IN MERCHANDISE  To Every Subscriber to  THE COAST NEWS  Whose Subscription Does Not Expire Before July 18. 1950  .     HERE IS WHAT YOU DO  1���If you are already a subscriber send your $2.50 in with the coupon and  your subscription will be extended for one year from its expiry date.  Your free ticket on the $5000 draw will be sent to you by return mail.  2���If you are not a subscriber fill in the coupon and mail it with $2.50 to  The Coast News/ Gibsons, before Oct. 1.5, 1949; and you -will receive'  your free ticket on the $5000 draw as wel! as The Coast News every week  ........     .  .\       .   . . ... .   .    ........        ..... .    .������.."_���..  for one year. ���.'��������������� ��� .y.y'L":  This Offer Only Good Until October 15, 1949  I wish to subscribe (renew my subscription) and participate in the draw for $5000 in prizes. Enclosed find $2.50  for one year's subscription.  To  Ehit (test 5faro0  Name ��� __���_  Mail  Address.  1 Year ���$2.50  Mail to THE COAST NEWS, SECHELT  *��������������_������

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