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 Victoria,   B.  C  I��� i- ���-' - -  Phcne your news or"  orders to  S^th Year of Publication Vol. 4-91        Thursday October 18 1951      Serving the Sunny Sechelt Peninsula "Where Fishermen Need Never lAe."  "Florence Nightingale".. ��� 1951  over  Five R.C.A.F. nurses have become the first women to "hit the silk"  as members of the R.C.A.F.'s third peacetime para-rescue course.  First to make the leap was NURSENG SISTER PO. MARION  NEBLY, of Middleto.n, N.S.. shown here in full jumping kit.  Hough  Heads Poll in  Rep Election  Forty^-nine  persons  voted  to   elect  Norman  Hough,  Tom  Humphries and George Marsden school board district 46 representatives for the year ,il952, from the.-Village ofv^ibsons.  yy'Mi:.  -Hough   with  35  votes ? '"'���', "'   '  .  ;   *������>*>?���������������.. ��� ���__���_  Local Vets May  Have Led The Way  VICTORIA. ��� Immediate  changes are to be made in the  Hospital Insurance Act, according to information credited to the Minister's office.  Following a conference between Sydney Smith, MLA,  chairman of the recent hospital  enquiry board and The Hon.  the Minister of Health and  "Welfare, Douglas Turnbull, it  is believed changes will be  made by graduating premiums  for low income groups, a  crackdown on premium dodgers with collections through  payroll accounts, and some  adjustments to hospitals for  small debts*still outstanding  from previous patients.  These changes follow very  closely the brief presented by  local veterans, particularly  . the graduated premiums urged  by the Army, Navy and Airforce under Captain Francis  Drage and. the planned fairer  treatment for chronic eases so  strongly urged by Legion brief  presenters headed by Robert  Macnicol. y}-:'~ **: y    .  Doctor Reaflrins  His Objections  making  Dr. Hugh Inglis is  sure the village does not forget that he is against granting  of parking lot rights to Jules  Sehutz on the lot adjoining the  medical man's residence.  He wrote village fathers, at  last meeting, that he was still  objecting to the lot being  allowed. Loss of privacy and  reduction of value were two  points stressed by the doctor.  He  also warned the  site was  poor,  with  side.  being on a steep  grade  bjlind   corners   at   either  headed   the  poll,   Humphries  '^was    second    with   30   while'  Marsden stacked up 29.  In his report to the people,,  present school "^oard president,  Tom Humphries said that hiring of a maintenance man (H.  J. Chaster) had 'resulted in  savings in repairs and. upkeep  of schools.in the district.  School buses are now operated at Roberts Creek, Hopkins Landing, Gower Point,  Sechelt, Halfmoon Bay, Silver  Sands, Kleindale and Bowen  Island, . while ferries service  children from Gambier Island,  Pender Harbour, Nelson . Is-  / land and Egmont.  The Board is paying board  and lodging allojvance for 11  students at a rate of $15 per  month. Tuition fees are paid to  the-Vancouver School Board  for three students who have  elected. to attend sehool outside the district.  . .  The dental programme,  started last year, is still being  operated. It is hoped the same .  dental treatment ��an be given  to grade four, , as is now received by the lower grade, Mr.  Humphries said.  Trustees  thanked   the  var-"-..  ious P-T.A. groups in the area  for the fine cooperation work  done by them.  .  Nelson Island school was  opened in January, while. Roberts Creek was turned over  to students in May. A small  v amount of work is yet to be  done on the Pender Harbour  and SecheH Schools but the  building.; are now in use while  final touches are being administered.  Trustees, said the chairman,  felt very lucky in being able  to complete the various schools  at costs within the bylaw-  Spiralling costs of material  and labour often threatened  the price ceilings.  Gold Laying  id  Live Decides  Gibsons Village Commission flatly refused to back a peti-  Goose Can  Village  tion emanating  government to:  frcm  Vehicle  1. Retain all S.S.  grants.  2. Retain  Motor  grants.  ��� 3. Assume all school ordinary expenditures exclusive of  debt charges.  4. Assume all Social Assistance and Medical costs.  5. Assume all Hospitalization and Health costs.  6. Place responsibility on  municipal governments for the  full cost of sehool building  construction.  The brief was presented to  the Union of B.C. Municipalities.  f     It claimed that cost* of fire  and    police-   services,    street  lighting,    parks,    board   of  works, debt charges and gen- {  eral administration were direct  responsibility     of     municipal  governments,   being   " property-'-,  charges.    These   services,  the  brief   claimed,  aided  and  increased the value of property, therefore it was only fair  that charges should be levied  thus.  "Personal" charges, such as  hospital, education, social  assistance, medical services,  health unit and hospitalization, should be the responsibility of the senior governments.  The brief points out that the  senior governments are taking  more and more power into  their hands and forcing municipalities to carry too large a  load; oft "personal" services.  The majority of "property"  services have caused an inflex-  North Vancouver which would  & M.A. tax  urge  the  only flexible budgets ��� parks  aid and board of works ��� having to take up the slacks with  diminishing totals for these  two  services.  It may be recalled that board  of works was the- original  reason for property taxes.  The brief goes on to suggest  that school buildings are an  asset to the area, therefore  should be paid for out of "property" or municiptl taxes. It  contends a "minimum" should  be borne by the government.  The brief ends with the  thought' that distribution of  government grants is inequitable and will continue so as  long as their being given is  based on a rapidly fluctuating  and changing populations basis.'  Sechelt Gets  New Services  Off the record guesses," place cost of the proposed .$74,000  water expenditure at approximately 12 and one half cents per  front foot in the west or new portion of 686 and all of district  lot 6S5.  A minimum footage of 50  and a maximum of 100 will be  used in order to facilitate cost  valuation.  Village Council, as yet, has  not officially considered these  figures prepared by Village  Assessor Robert Burns.  District lot 685 will be'  ���assessed 40 per cent of the"  total sum while the remainder'  come from the "eld" .village,,���  district lot 688 and iDresent  water  rate.  It is not expected to have-  water rates increased.  The rateable frontage of the1  wester j]    portion   of   D.L.   686  comes  to  approximately 7,673'  feet while  iha.t  of 685 would?  amount to 14,365;  As there are still blocks oi??  land within the village which'  have not been .subdivided.,  when these come on the market they will tend, to decrease'  the required levy on general!  revenue.  Breakdown of ihe proposed?'  portions   to be  borne  by"  the--  various areas are: supply and??  ' general,   $23,310;    district' lot  685, $19,910.22 ,���    district    lot  686, $5,026.69,   and    the    old  village, $2,752.90.,  Extras,    "which    are    only"  maybe," will amount to slightly   over   $1,000,  but   are    not-  considered in the  byTaw.".-  This does not take into account  the  more* than   $20,000  which will  have to   be  found  over  the   period   of   the   loan.,  for interest purposes.  Voting on the bylaw wilt'  take place within the first'  three weeks of December.  A  public  meeting,   complete'  with    engineering   experts    Is--  planned  for  the   near  futurev-  It is   hoped   to   inn   out   last  minute questions on the bylaw"  bv airing the views  of every-  one at this meeting.  Morton Urges  Strict Wharf Rule  Three  more   "No  Parking"  signs  are on order for use  on  Gibsons wharf, - according   to  word received from Ken Morion, federal .public  works department. ���   ������'  In  answer  to  a   village  request   that   parking   on   the  wharf be stopped, Mr. Morton  and   department   of  transport  agent,    T. E. Morrison,    both  advised the  signs were being  made. Both suggested the po\-  ice be called in to enforce the  regulations.  Said Mr. Morton, "there is  little doubt that control and  regulations are required, and  the sooner the better before a  serious accident occurs."  ible character resulting in the  SECHELT. ��� Another service,  "a business  bereair"  has  been    added   to  this   growing  municipality-   with    announcement by Mrs, J. Renton that  she  will    operate   a   complete  accounting,    income    tax, and  secretarial service to the area.  Business is not new to Mrs.  Renton who, at one time, operated the B.C.  Tax Seryice in  Vancouver  prior  to  her   coming to the Peninsula. She was  treasurer     for     the     Roberts  Orpek   Credit   Union   for two  years.  Magistrate Scores  Parking Signs  Gibsons parking bylaw came  in for a few pointed remarks  when Magistrate A n d r e w  Johnston, Friday, .a quitted  George Leslie Begg charged  with parking a motor vehicle  contrary  to  -village  bylaw  80.  In dismissing the case, tin.-  magistrate pointed out that  present signs in the village  were  inadequate.  "There is no indication on  the signs that it is illegal to  park, between eight in the  morning and eight in the evening," he said.  Harry Doren was fined $5  when charged with driving a  motor vehicle without reasonable consideration for. others  the same highway.  Gambier Vt  Genera! le  ffff  it*  GAMBIER JSLAN'B?:.-  nuak meeting  of  Army.  and    Airforce    Veterans  276, will b    held in" \:  Hall, Sunday, at 2.3.0 p.iu.  Election     of  - An-  Xa vy  unit  levin's -  th  'm  officers     will.  ecu ?".��?.   wm��l3i  highlight  will  hear   club  eusiloduius- rev-  port on tlie year'??  -vrv-rrexs:  Transportation   Im:    Gibsons'  members wil1  Ic^:^ the wharf  at 1  p.m.,  according   to  Club*  President, Francis Drage,., ; J.IV.  using  INSew Welfare  Re$  Wow Sechelt Peninsula  Miss Dorothy Macintosh  will retirement the Department  of Health and Welfare in the  Sechelt Peninsula, according  to  recent announcement.  *--   in- ���   ��� -   ��� - ���- - ...���  _   ���  A small town is the one  where sight-seers cause more  talk than the sights.  fine,  John-  Law-  oir  is l&etanrsirf  SECHELT.  ��� A  $30!  levied by Magistrate A.  ston, Angu-i   21. fr^inst  rence    Crucil    of   Sec he  charges of sivnplyiu"? liquor to  a minor, was qua bed  court when an anneal  by Angelo E. Branca.  Both fine and ^o-  ordered returned by th  court.  <n  higher  was led  K.O.  f-v  ww--  P  hif.1'!!"! ' assgcssgassss&iMa  The Coast News    Thursday October 18 1951  &ttfS  Member Canadian Weekly Newspaper Association.  (Established 1945)  Authorized  as second  class mail,   Post  Office  Department,   Ottawa.  WILLIAM   SUTHERLAND   ���   SAMUEL   NUTTER,   Publishers  Published  Every  Thursday.  Rates of Subscription: 12 mos. $2.00; 6 mos. $1.25; 3 mos. 75c.  5c per copy. United States and Foreign, $2.50 per year.  Phone Gibsons 45  ;Box 6, Gibsons. British Columbia.  Much Ado  Help The Bid  October 22 to 31 has been set aside as the time when this  .Peninsula can show its mercy.  The Canadian National ?Instituf��e of the Blind will sponsor  its first fund raising drive In this area's history.  According to Organizer Harold Guest, the C.N.I.B. has  -already done a lot of ground work among our friends who are,  in need of help or are going to need it wit?bin a short /time.  The drive will he in two formsi One, a direct drive, while  the other will be a door to door canvass undertaken by men;  and women who feel it theCr duty to help they who depend on  ithe white canje.  There are few, if anyj of us, who are unsympathetic to thisf  great cause. It is a drive which goes deep into our hearts.  Let it go just as deep into our pockets.  Fund raising schemes are a glut on the market at the present time and this area is noC- without its many. But when the  C.N.I.B. calls at your door, wether it be via mail or person, just  remember it is not a charitable scheme. It is not just another  drive. It is the institute's greatest source of money in order to  continue fits labor of mercy.  Perhaps now would be a good time to point out that this is  not a case where sympathy is needed.  They who walk in the shadows need no sympathy. They are  complete within themselves, an?d nature, like the gods, having  taken from them has been equally generous in her gifts to those  of us who are blind.  When you donate to the C.N.I.B. do not do so in sympathy  ��� It is out of place. Your money goes toward the traiiningf  schools and maintenance of teachers and/ equipment and buildings which are there to help our friends over that first shock.  Your money* is to help rehabilitate and to give an equal chance  in this world of competition. '  Given a chance to learn the many arts, the blind can compete with you and I on the market.  Their's is not the cry of sympathy or begging. Their's is the  : silent plea for help from the crippled mfcLn,  who,   once on his  feet can walk ajiead with pride and boldness.  like the child  "learning, the'peraon/wHh the white cane, once shown the way,  by means of your help for one day oafJLy, can forge forward on,  ?his own, proud and independent, no longer a burden.  All because of your generosity during the drive.  SCHOOL NE WS  ;   yy!' '   '        by     '"'"' :  MAUREEN  ROSS  During the past few weeks  'three grade ten boys asked the  local people in Roberts Creek  and     Gibsons    the     question:  "Why stay in High School?"  A few of the answers were:  ��� High Sehool education  provides a foundation for one's  life work;  ��� A person needs a High  School education in order to  get a job. The first question  an employer asks is, "What  education have you?";  1 ��� High School is a privilege, some like it and some  don't;  ��� A pupil must stay in  High School in order to keep  abreast with scientific discoveries ; ,  CKWX Presents  Symphony  The Vancouver Symphony  Society is once again presenting a half-hour musical program on CKWX every Thursday night at 9.30, began September 27.  The program,, titled Speaking of Music, will feature  favourite recorded classical  music with narration by Laurie Irving, CKWX announcer.  Interviews with visiting guest  conductors and artists appearing with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra this season  will be heard each week.  The first show, September  27, brought to the microphone  J. G. Gould, MLA, and President of the Vancouver Symphony Society, - spoke of the  plans for the 1951-52 season.  ���. ��� High School education  helps -you to know yourself  better. The best way to this is  to mix with society hi the  past and present; ' .  - Manners should be taught    ,���*?��* ���Ym^B^^!^  to   the'  younger    generations  12 - Inch Tongue  A   7-inches   chameleon   can  capture a fly 12 inches away  "because they are a good basis  for  citizenship.  Have you another answer to  ���this question? If you have,  -will you. please, ��end it' in to  this naner to Mr. Forde  Flumerfelt of Roberts Creek,  or Mr. Carman Robinson, Box  18, Gibsons.  consists of a tongue longer  than himself ��� a lightninglike sticky-tipped- weapon  which is shot out of the mouth  in much the same way a  watermelon seed can be shot  from between tlhie fingers.  A good way to make your  letter' closely read is to mark  it Personal and Confidential.  BY  CHERRY  WHITAKER  Of late I have.been getting  a glimmer as to why those well  supplied with surplus Treasury  issues spend a lot of their time  moving around from place to  place. They own a mansion in  one place, a, lodge in another,  a  $20,000  shack   on  a  beach  somewhere   else.    They    move  from the sea to the mountains  .  to the desert stopping at inns  or hotels whenever they aren't;  getting   there  as   fast  as the  roads    and   airlines   will    let.  them. Due to the influence of  the Jalna-type novels5 wherein  the   characters   got so deeply-  rooted in their own particular  soil   a  '.'cat"    couldn't    haul  them out, this habit of skipping hither and thither seemed  to indicate a restlessness  and  instability that boded no good  for the movers.  Age and experience tend to  modify my  views on this apparent shiftiness and the Peninsula serves to illustrate this  point    very    well.     Different  places have  different  appeals  and   the drawback  of one   is  part of the charm of another.  I. would like to have a  retreat    suspended    in    mid-air  above the top of the hill behind  Gibsons.   That. beautiful  panorama of sea,  islands and  mountains can take   a  lot  of  looking at. It doesn't matter  whether its sparkling in brilliant sunshine, sulking under a  cloudy   sky o  r mysteriously  withdrawn in the fog ��� it's  there and it's always beautiful. ���  Further up the Peninsula at  Roberts Creek is another place  I could haunt once in a while.  A dip down off the Lower  Road to a flat, grassy area  edged on three sides with tall  trees. A mere nod to a sloping beach that yields a view  stretching from the Gulf Inlands   to  yiuMAfJ-f^r  column   by ' itself to   describe.  Silver   Sands,    Bargain   Har- -  hour,   Madeira  Park,   Pender  Harbour ...  Every one of these places  has something about them  that at certain times makes  them the most enchanting  place in the world to be.  Something, that at times, no  Other spot can duplicate. A  soft gentle rain never seems to  fall anywhere as satisfactorily  as  at   Pender,  nor  does  that  as  far as   the  eyes ^ fat. August moon slip up into  can see on Vancouver Island.  South-easters pound the beach  in winter and westerlies in the  summer, but snug in its clearing amid the trees a small  house thumbs its nose at the  fury of the storms. Here, I  could like it some of the time.  On, up the highway to Davis  Bay. Who can drive up over  the rise in the road and round  the turn without a small catch  in breath at the sight. ' Blue  and white sea, blue sky and  far up the Vancouver Island  shore, blue, white and pink  mountains faring off into the  distance. I'd like this house to  stand right in the middle of  the curve of the road, please!  Spread out on both sides of  the highway, perched high  above the sea is Selma Park.  An attraction of its own gives  solace to any wender of ways.  Here, too, is a house I could  spend some time in.  Sechelt ... The big winter  storms that hurl the waves at  the beach with thunderous  roars; the calm smooth days of  fall; the blank nothingness of  the November fogs! Trail  Islands standing guard against  the west; tugs and booms holding their own against wind  and sea! These things I have,  because I live there!  Redroofs with its back to the  rest of the Peninsula, keeping  a weather-eye out for what  comes and goes through Welcome Pass. Its white shining  sand and its rocky points  dividing small bays. Its lovely cool park and the small  cottages. Yes, I could spend  time here, and be happy.  And fso it goes ��� Halfmoon  Bay, Secret Cove, Wood Bay,  Middle Point ��� where there  is a dwelling called-''Shingle  Shanty," which needs a whole  the sky as '.. laughingly as it  does in Sechelt ��� or the sun  go down as suddenly as it does  behind Texada Island when  you are at Middle Point.  I think now, that it is possible to put down a root here.  a root there, andNstill be fairly  well anchored to the ground.  Anyway I would like to try.  Canned Milk Hits  Record in 1950  The Canadian production of  canned evaporated milk established an all-time record in  1950, it was recently reported.  A marked increase in exports  and greater domestic demand  pushed production to new  levels, it was indicated.  A total of 256,844,000 pounds  Victoria Claims  Lots of Hay  Hon. Harry Bowman, Provincial Minister of Agriculture,  has just advised the B.C. Federation of Agriculture that the  Provincial Government has  decided.not to take any action  to alliyiate hay shortages in  drought areas of the province.  It will not make the formal,  request to Ottawa, suggested  as a necessary step toward  Federal Government freight  assistance on hay.  This decision was1 in answer  to dairy farmer represent-,  atives from Vancouver Island  and the Lower Mainland, who  appeared as a delegation before him last week asking for  the afyove action by the Provincial Government.  As. his reason for this lack  of action, Mr.' Bowman gave  the fact that, as a result of the  survey made by his Department 's. District Agriculturists,  it would appear as though  there would be adequate  stocks of hay available within,  the province?  He was also of the opinion  the desire for Freight Assistance ou hay during the emergency period was not unanimous among all farmers in the  drought areas, as a number ���  A  I  1  ?���!  m  %  was produced by the nation's  milk processing plants during * especially Yrom"Southem Van  the past year, an increase  of    .couver Island���had  approach  i  1  a  y  j)  nearly 11 per cent over 1949,  according to a review of production figures by the Amer:  ican Can Co.  '' Several overseas markets  for canned evaporated milk  were opened for Canadian exporters during the past year,  mainly due to an easing of the  currency situation,'' stated G.  H. McVean, Canco's manager  of sales.  The increased production  was achieved despite a decline  in the nation's milch cow  population in 1950, he said.  v A middle-aged man is the  one who can recall when the  low-priced car was considered  to be around $500.   '  ed him opposing  the idea.  Another governing factor in  Mr. Bowman's decision was  that he had been advised by  E. C. Carr, Chairman of the  Milk Board that if any Freight  Assistance on hay Was granted  his Board would have to take  that into consideration in arriving at any increased price  for fluid milk.  GRASSHOPPER MOUSE  The Grasshopper mouse is  common to certain parts of  western Canada; it is also  known as the Scorpion mouse  in the United States. Grasshopper mice may be identified  by their sturdy   form,    short,  . ?   :.?'?,. ���: ������       thick   tapering   tail   and   bi-  Old   Dobbin had   his fault,   . colored body, dark drab brown  buVthey never found a driver    above and dear white beneath,  tending to the feet. They subsist   chiefly upon  insects.  in the barn dead from asphyxiation  ���,-*.-T-fl :v~srxvrr��.-it,pnr���.-i  * rwtfKftWWr T'lTfc" fTH" (��� .1 yfS flf.-*"^ ���tr.'T  aasauawCTniwwB wmmaesgagF: I.  f? has ih&^ffO^kf  miracle tab  Sets, clears tab stops from  keyboard level���found only)  on the All New Remington.)  portable typewriter  Students! Type your way to better grades vrifa]  the All New Remington Personal ��� the finest  portable made. It's a real value-packed beauty/  ��� come  in. and try it;  Carrying case included. iFOIH  $94.50  v|1^-<)NLY OFFICE   TYPEWR ITER   IN   PERSONAL  SIZE  COLIN WINGRAVE  ��� Grantham's, B. C. ���  Business and Professional  DIRECTORY  Will  call  and  buy for  cash,   beer  Calls  made   at  intervals  from  bottles, scrap metal, etc.  Hopkins to Irvins Landing  B. H. STROSHEIN  Wilson Creek.  ELECTRICAL WORK  Reliable  Electrical  Repairs  ':       Appliances, Fixtures,  Radios  Washing Machines  Everything Electrical  Hearing Aid  Batteries  GIBSONS ELECTRIC  Phone 45  FLORIST .".....  Flowers  for  all  occasions.  We are agents for large  Vancouver florists.  Fast service for weddings  and funerals.  JACK MAYNE  Phone Sechelt 24 or write  P.O. Box 28.  GIFT STORE  Headquarters  for  Wool,  Lotions ��� Cards 1��� Toys  Miscellaneous  Gifts  GIBSONS 5-10-15 STORE  Left of Post Office  Gibsons, B.C.  HARDWARE  KNOWLES SERVICE  HARDWARE  Phone 33 ��� Gibsons B.C.  Builders' Hardware  Paint ��� Plumbing  ��� Appliances ���  Complete^ Installation  Maintenance Service  .  DELIVERIES  TO ALL POINTS  Hardware ��� China  Tools -r- Furniture  Household Equipment  Magazine���Books  WE BUY   TRADE ��� SELL  PENINSULA SECOND  HAND STORE  Phone Gibsons 99  TAXI  TAXI SIR?  call  BILL HUNTER  Sechelt 48  TRANSFERS - TRUCKS  HANSEN TRANSFER  GENERAL CARTAGE  Phone Sechelt 28  Sechelt, B.C.  TURKEYS  MACHINISTS  HILLS MACHINE SHOP  Mobilized Welding  Welding anywhere ��� Anytime  Expert Tr^f,"-smen  TR- f'-y-m   Machinists  Phone 54 ��� Res: 58  TURKEYS FOR SALE  ��� All  Sizes ���  AUNE'S TURKEY FARM  Phone Wilson Creek 5.M  WATCH REPAIRS ~  J. A. HAGUE  Watch Repairs  Engraving ��� Ronson  Parts  GIBSONS.  B.C.  PLUMBING  Plumbing and Electrical  Supplies   Fixtures  Service  SECHELT BUILDING  SUPPLIES  BUSINESS SERVICE  BUSINESS BUREAU  Complete  Accounting  Service  Income  Tax Problems  Secreterial Work  Phone:   Sechele 55  Please Clip This Directory Out and Hang By Your Phone  For Reference  BEER BOTTLES  PLUMBING and HEATING  SUNSET HARDWARE  ��� GIBSONS ���  Registered  Plumbers  PLUMBING  Sales and Contracting  Plumbing   Heating  and  and Supplies  JACK MARSHALL  Gibsons, B. C.  Phone Gibsons 104 or 33  REAL ESTATE  JOHN COLERIDGE  AGENCIES  Gibsons  and District's Only  Full Time Real Estate  Agent  SECONDHAND STORE  Thursday October 18 1951    The Cast rvews  ^ h  ipping  Treble  ?  . let us solve it for you  ; Warning against immediate  granting of teacher's wage increases was sounded by Allan  G. Fellows at the monthly  meeting of School Board District 46.  Teachers hinted they would  be opening present agreements  with a view to. increases and  suggested a meeting with the  Board. Mr. Fellows, writing  as secretary of the B.C. Trustees Association, suggested to  the Board that an overall B.C.  plan should be thoroughly investigated , prior to granting  of increases. "Teacher's Federations use high grants as levers  in other' areas for receiving  the same. I?  School  Board   Chairman  T.  ' Humphries urged   an   overall  B.C.    plan    for    granting   increases, if any.  It is expected the B.C. Trustees Association will draw up  a plan of salaries including  zonal considerations for guidance of school boards.  It was pointed out that'  reconsideration of teacher's  agreements would be due in  1952.  Mr.  Humphries pointed out  the haphazard manner of various  school  boards in  dealing  with teacher's  demands  when  he recalled that eight arbitration proceedings were entered  into in  one district last year.  Mrs. L. S. Jackson, Norman  Hough    and    Mr.    Humphries  will    interview    teachers    re  their   agreement,   October  25,  in the School Board Office at  8 p.m.  With   spgedy,  dependable  service.  �� 5 sche-'uh-fj round trips weekly  �� C.G.D.  and  Express orders  ancT  for   shoppers  ��� delivery^ from our Vancouver  warehouse to your door.  "Large or Small   We  Carry Them AH"  Vancouver - Gibsons Freight Lines  M.  T.  Naiken  R. M. Inglis  VANCOUVER GIBSONS  184 East 1st. Inglis  Warehouse  "See Tom or Eric"  FLOWERS FOR ALL  PHONE: GIBSONS 76W  Mrs E. Nestman  IMMEDIATE SERVICE  water improvement (Revolutionary in  Coining For Pender  A thorough examination and  repair of present pumping  .facilities at the new school will  be made, "immediately," according to a decision made by  the School Board.  Board heard that drinking  water was being carried in  buckets for pupils now attending the new $100,000 school.  Outside toilet facilities- are  also being utilized, owing to  lack of water, due in turn, to  poor pumping arrangements.  A leak in the cistern is also  being fix*xl, according to  School Trustee, Mrs. A. Mac-  donald.  A telephone will be installed  in the school in order to facilitate      correspondence      with  teachers and the School Board.  A rural mail box will also  be  installed at the School  to  aid in correspondence courses.  A   tender    for   $1,120 from  ��� Holmes  and  Wilson for earth  fill at the school was accepted.  Work  is  now   completed   and  the contractors paid. Next bid  was  more than twice that of  eiently in the poorly   lit   hall ���  which is being used as emergency accommodation.  The Board will have the  walls and ceiling painted, provided permission can be received from 'Church authorities.  The inspector, recalled testing the lights in the room "one  dark day and the light was  certainly not good enough.'��'  "In fact," he said "if not  improved , three months in  this light could well be danger-  Refrigeration  Model HA-82, Model 70  NTERNATiONAL HARVESTER  ��� ��� ���  YEMS AMiAB  ��� Hujte 8.2 ew. ft. inside ... space*  saving outside I  ��� Full-width freezer holds 35 Ibt.l  '���Space for 25 quart bottles!  ��� Sparkling Chromium shelve.!      '"':  .,  ��� Full-width Crisper holds 16 cxts.I  Easy to see why the III storage story is a bestseller everywhere! You get amazing interior  spaciousness in a compact cabinet, dozens of  convenience features of the future, plus the  lasting beauty of Shadowline styling'  Seo ths complete line  '  jest   $408-75  INTERNATIONAL HARVE  /Ctfc&JM $%&7a4& 7fy  7cu. ft. FREEZER  Eik/J)e  Imagine the care-free luxury of freezing foods  right in your own kitchen: Store everything you  need for weeks of good eating ... everything ia.  just a 2714 * 44<4 in. space! Think of saving  valuable time and footsteps, of getting exciting,  IH features: smooth table top for added work*  ing space, over-all freezing so you can freeze  foods on 5 surfaces, Dri-U'all cabinet that dew*  away with excessive moisture! Preserve sea*  sons! foods, pocket dollar savings... now!  *   "--I-* $402-75  ous  J>  The Board authorized brightening of the walls and a "careful check be kept on the  lighting."  Howe Sound Trading  .��� PHONE GIBSONS 39  �� assacsssssrss:  '4  The Coast News      Thursday October 18 1951  LEGAL  TO CLOSE AN ESTATE  Cash offers will be received by the  aiadeTSigned up to and including  3he 29th day of October 1951, for  ���parckase of Lots 3 and 4, Block 4,  ^District Lot 9CG and part of Dis_  irict Lot 909, Group 1, New West.  amnster District, Plan 1342; and  jLol % Block 1, District Lot 906,  Group 1, New * Westminster Dis.  <trict, Plan 1342, being situated on  ���the ISTortherly side of Ocean Beach  Esplanade between Gower Beach  and Whittaker Beach, four miles  from Gibsons on the Sechelt Pen.  insula. Size of each lot is approximately one half-acre and is not  rfeas-etl.  The statements contained above  are based on information supplied  to- us which we believe to be reliable, $>ut are not guaranteed by us.  JOHN  COLERIDGE AGENCIES,  Gibsons,   B.C.  Agent for THE OFFICIAL  ADMINISTRATOR.  LEGAL  TO CLOSE AN ESTATE  Cash offers will be received by the  undersigned up to and including  -#he 20th day of October 1951, for  -tthc purchase of Lot 5, District Lot  1329, Group 1, New Westminster  District, Plan 3777. being situated  aiear Willows Stora at Selma Park  <��i the Sechelt Peninsula. Size of  3ot Is approximately 50' waterfront-  age x 150' deep There is a build.  .32ig on   the  lot.  The statements  contained  above  -are hased  on  information supplied  io as which v/e believe to be reli_  -.able, but are not guaranteed by us.  JOHN  COLERIDGE  AGENCIES, ���  Gibsons,   B.C.  sAgent for THE OFFICIAL  /ADMINISTRATOR.  -*��    ���" ��� I II .I,,.���  --������ ,| .  LEGAL  TO CLOSE AN ESTATE    '  Casli offers will be received by the  ^undersigned   up   to   and  including  the 20th day of October 1951, for  the  nurchase  of  BlocA  4,  District  Xot 2596, Group  1, New Westminster District, Plan 4364, being situated  near   the   old   East   Roberts  Creek  School which is on the Se.  ehclt  Highway   about  five   and   a  Jialf   miles   west   of   Gibsons, i Size  ��f ihe property  is  about! 5  acres,  <svlth  second-growth  timber cleared  jurourid   the    buildings   which   are  sold and consist of dwelling, wired  ifor electricity,   and  four   outbuild,  ^ngs Including three chicken houses  and woodshed. The whole partially  fenced with wire.  Xhe statements contained above  istxe. "based on information supplied  -to ias which we believe to be reli.  #Me, l>ut are not guaranteed by us.  ��J0HN  COLERIDGE AGENCIES,  Gibsons,   B.C.  J%ge"t for THE OFFICIAL  ADMINISTRATOR.  l#r XEGAL  *"    '    TO CLOSE AN ESTATE  Ctesh offers will be received by the  undersigned   up   to   and  including  the 20th  day of  October 1951, for  the purchase of Lot 3, Block 2, of  portion of Blocks B and C. District  ;Lot  685.   Group  1,  New  Weetmin.  ster District, Plan 6318, being situ.  : ated   on    the    Gower   Point   Road,  -within  the Village Municipality of  ���Gibsons   Landing.   Size   of lot  ap_  proximately  50'  x  130',   with small  second growth timber and creek at  rear.  The statements contained above  are based on information supplied  in us which wj believe to be reliable, but are not guaranteed by us.  ...JOHN  COLERIDGE AQSNCIES,  i_.   ���:   ;-.���-. i   .     'Gibsons,  B.C.  'Agent For THE OFFICIAL  administrator;  .:��� LEGAL  fVaneovuer Land Recording  ,?        fjt,''y&..    XOistrict,  TCake notice that Universal Tim.  foer Products, Limited, of Sechelt,  B.C., Logging, intends to apply for  a lease of the following lands,  situate' north of Sechelt Creek,  Salmon Arm, Sechelt Inlet: Commencing at a post planted at the  morth.west corner of Lot 1283:  -thence w?st. 30 ������ chains; thence  south 10 chains, more or less, to  foreshore of Lot 354; thence easterly along foreshore of Lots 354 and  3.283; thencj north along foreshore  vof Lot 1283 to no5nt pf commence.  r"tent'and containing 32 acres, more  ���<rr less.  -.Slated September 22,  1951  UNIVERSAL   TIMBER  PRODUCTS  LIMITED     .  LEO   B.   JOHNSON,   Agent.  BANKING BY MAIL.HABIT  PAYS  OFF HANDSOMELY  Of all the practices you can  follow in your everyday business if you live out of town,  banking by mail is among the  most adventageous. Many of  the Bank of Montreal's 1,700,-  000 depositors send in their  savings by post when they  find it impossible to visit their  B of M branch.  Letter-box banking also relieves them of worry of keeping large amounts of money at  home. And it helps them save  small sums that might otherwise be spent casually. Passbooks sent in with savings are  brought up-to-date, and are  promptly returned.  Banking by mail offers you  many other conveniences. You  can use a B of M account to  pay your bills by post. You  save time and protect yourself  this way, for your cancelled  cheque becomes a receipt. The  B of M also sells money orders  and drafts by mail, looks after  investments and supplies helpful business information when  you need it.  ' If you live out of town, or  the bank during regular hours,  find it inconvenient to call at  start using the postman's feet  instead of. your own. Drop a  line today to Tom Larson, B  of M manager at Gibson, Sechelt and Port Mellon, asking  for further details.     ��� Advt.  Po%*m&ir$  Go^acSrt j?*f.ue��T<fc�� --&$j^s����s  *Wftd��*%  DEMERARA    RU  This advertisement is not published or displayed  ' by the Liquor Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia.  HASSANS  Pender  Harbour,   B.C.  The  Old-Established  General Store ';  SUPPLYING FAMILIES,  FISHERMEN AND  CAMPS  Latest in Novelties and  Toys  F|SH   BUYERS  HOME GAS STATION  Mechanical  Refrigeration  Fresh Deliveries on Hand  Always  Steer For  HASSAN'S  LANDING  Midway South Shore  Who is this man and what is  his work,' is the first question  you ask when you see this  picture.  . .You have all heard of The  Canadian National Institute  for the Blind and many of you  have assisted it to its position  of greatness in Canada. Almost everyone knows of a  blind person who is ahle to do  many things !n literature, recreation and in his employment.  We often ask, ' How is it possible for blind persons to  achieve such reimafkable results in these and other  fields?"  The answer to this and other  questions concerned wilth welfare of the blind lies in the  monogram, "CN.I.B." The  Institute with its multi service  program teaches the Blind to  read and write Braille, finds  jobs for those who are able to  work, provides residence for  those who are alone in the  world and conducts a well-  rounded program of recreation  for all.  The picture above is that of  Mr. Harold Guest, and labile  field worker with the C.N.I.B.  He has found ,that with knowledge, experience and patience,  blind persons ^may be lead  along the road of darkness to  the ligfat of complete adjustment ��� to life without sight.  With the aid if the members  of Peninsula Branch, Mr. Guest  who personifies the Institute  in action throughout the province, is working in your community to assist the blind to  win victory over blindness.  He undrstands the problems  which they face because he,  too, is a member of The Canadian National Insti?tute for the  BLnd. ��� Advt.  Road Study Now  On National Level  OTTAWA,, ��� A plan for a  Canadian highway research  institute will be presented to  the 32nd.annual convention of  the Canadian Good Roads Association, November 1:���3 in  Toronto. J It is expected the  convention will'take action to  establish !.the institute, recommended by the Hardy committee which for several months  has been studying Canadian  road building, traffic congestion and highway safety problems.  Advance reservations indicate that more than 1,000 delegates from all parts of Canada  will hear six experts on the  committee, who conducted the  nation-wide surye^. The convention will be the largest' in  the history of the Association,  completely reorganized in 1950  to revitalize the good raads  movement in Canada,, the  roads survey and proposed institute are the first major steps  taken by the organization to  modernize highways and highway transportation.  3  Lines  (15   words) for 35c    - 3  Insertions  (same  ad)  75c  Extra  words,  above   15-word   min.   2e  each*���   Cash,   with  order  Notices,    Engagements,    Marriages,   Deaths,    etc..   75c   insertion  LITTLE ADS . . . BIG RESULTS  WE HAVE a wide range of  battery radios from $10 to $50.  See  them' on. display  at  our  store.  We  accept trade ins.  Gibsons   Electric   phone   45  FOR  SALE  WANTED  A fine opportunity is now  available in the Gibsons district for a reliable man capable  of managing ' a"'Fuller Brush  Co. dealership. Above average  annual earnings. Full particulars in first letter to K. J.  Norgaard,   87   Cambridge   St.,  Victoria,  B.C.  91  Help wanted. Ladies interested  in profitable part time work  for this area. Apply Box 13,  Coast News. 93  Why Pay Rent? Will share my  cozy home with lady housekeeper for accomodation, all  conveniences. H.  Poppy.  92  Wanted to buy heifer due to  freshen' soon. Apply Box 9,  Coast News.  FOR RENT    ~ ~~~  Three roomed cottage for rent.  Furnished. Call A. E. Ritchey,  Gibsons.  FOUND vicinity of Wilson  Creek, B.C., rim and tire off  automobile. Apply C. Bropk^  man, Wilson Creek. 93  SNAP ��� 4000 feet fir logs on  road. Ready to load, $55. J.  Melhus,  Granthams  Landing.  *91  1949 Thames y2-ton. Panel,  low mileage,, good tires, heater.  Write Charlie Burns, Gibsons,  B.C. 91  Genuine Carss Mackinaw, size  40, practically new. J. E. Lee,  Sechelt 40,  1939 Harley Davidson motor  cycle, good condition, -.-"$250.  One complete set of drums,  $75. Bob. Ford, Halfmoon Bay.  "Cold Spot" Fridge in splen-  did condition, price $150 cash.  Mrs. A. Matheson, Wilson  Creek, B.C.  Two good young milk "cows to  freshen February and April.  Apply H. Bernhof, above East  Roberts Creek School Road  after 5 o'clock. 92  General Electric washer ��� in  excellent condition. Apply  Youngson, Sechelt. 92  One 7 ' C. P. Leonard Frig.  Nearly new. Deluxe type, veg.  bin. Apply Box 3, Coast News.  1939 Chev Sedan, good condition... Apply ,Don pollings, .Sunset Hardware, "Gibsons.  Use Coast News Classified  Get Ready For Winter  Now 'is the time to get your house ready for winter.  Check over your furnace Pipes. For your Doors and  Windows we have weather^rip to keep out the cold.  Plumbing  We have the only* registered plumber on the Peninsula.  Regulations and our work is guaranteed.  We shall be pleased to serve you.  V ��� FREE ESTIMATES ��� ���; y.  Phone Gibsons 32  i'sriis *c^^wsxcj*ru;  S��-��rc2:33:#a����2;  x^^sw����*��xm��^.��  "-i*H^Jr:^���^^���li^^ wmmmL  Rib   Roast per lb.  Grade "B"Good Trimmed  Rolled Rib per lb.  Grade "B" Good  IMPORTED BISCUITS  Huntley & Palmerr ��� Peak Frean  Peak Frean Garden Cream ��� Marie ���  Custard  Cream  Petit Bleur  i/2 lb. for    27(*  Airtight Heaters  22 inch  Airtight Heaters  24 inch  Fireworks  89c  98c  Underwear  Standfields Heavy  from  per garment  $5.95  $7.15  5c  $3.95  Closed 12.30 every Thursday  YOUR RED AND WHITE STORE  mon General Store  Phone Sechelt 18  DEEK'S CLOTHES  Season Ending  CLOTHING SALE  Now that summer is over, here is your chance to plan  next year's wardrobe with savings that are  out of this world.  There will be many sunny days yet, when these outstanding summer jackets can be used  with effect and comfort.  We have a wide choice to cihoose from on our raclcs.  Call in and save with this amazing offer which  will not be repeated.  20 percent OFF  Suits Are Going Up  The price of suits and overcoats is slated to go higher*  This is not rumour bujfc an actual fact.  Take Advantage Now  i ? ': , ' ;  of'our more than 500 suitings available yet at the old  prices. Call in and inspect cur samjples. We have, for  your convenience, comfort and style the very latest  in design made from cloth with long lasting  qualities. You may choose  TWEEDS    -    WORSTEDS  BUY NOW AND SAVE  at ���  DEEK'S CLOTHES  Phone Sechelt 58  Thursday October 18 1951    The Coast News  Things are improving. It is  possible to get a rert to say a  few kind word-:*, for big business.  It is said that the age of  scaled fish can be determined  in the same manner as one  learns the age of a tree, by  rings, each of which indicates  a year of life, the rings appearing on each scale. There  is, however, considerable argument regarding the infallibility of the method, which seems  to apply to some fish and not  to others.  FIR^CEDAIS UNPEEE.ED  - ~*4  Gordon Maerea, popular star  of "On Moonlight Bay" coming soon to Sechelt.  Janitors Request  Wage Increases  Increased cost of living and  boost in school attendance is  catching up with the School  Board District 46 in more ways  than one.  Latest pressure comes from  janitors throughout the district applying for salary increases.  Gibsons and Egmont janitors  sent in requests for increases.  In the case of Gibsons, the  Board decided to grant an  interim increase of $20 per  month "until the new school  comes into operation when we  shall have to review the whole  janitor  picture."  A request from Mrs. D.  Silvey for further remuneration for conveyance of gasoline  from the wharf to Egmont  school, will be held in abeyance  until representatives -hold their  general meeting in the area,  October 21.  Boosted Costs  Schools Ills  It will have to be bookkeeping as done by jugglers when  School   District 46  comes   to .  finally   present   its   financial  statement for the year.  Members learned the maintenance budget has been overdrawn for some time^ as has  m'oney earmarked for transportation.  In order to offset. the unprecedented drive on maintenance funds, caused by make- -  shift structures continually  needing repairs and the increases due in normal maintenance, an offshot of having a  full time repair man operating,  the Board will have to dip  into other budget figures not  utilized this year.  An application from h. Larson, Pender Harbour, for foreshore rights on the present  Board-owned toacherage property, received short shift  from the Boavd. '' We would v  be crazy to give away our  only valuable asset should we  ever iieed to sell the property."  The Board is hardly considering selling; it is expected  the building will have to be  utilized as school within "a  very short time."  Tall  Grass  .Papyrus grasses, used to  make the world's original  paper at lea?t 6,000 years ago,  reach a height of 18 feet.  Get your timber stand in more  profitable shape. Sort out your  poles and piles. Get a better  price for them.  LIMITED  MANUFACTURERS   OF  CREOSOTED   PRODUCTS  Ft. Trapp Road        N;W. 2565        New Westminster.  Awhile back, he figured out just what a  new tractor would do for his farm. He  didn't have enough cash in the bank to  handle the deal. So. he talked things over  with his bank manager, fair and square.  He got his bank loan ��� and the tractor.  From now on, he expects to work more  acreage, increase his farm income. Soon  the bank will be repaid.  He looks to his chartered bank for market  information, too, and any other banking  service he may need.  That's what he wants. That's what he gets.  Sound business all round!  i;  One of cs series  your !:cfi!(  j^52S|T7;~i ir '��� .-h��*4!J it!: The Coast News    Thursday October 18 1951  B  Use Coast News Classified    Hailowe en  SEE THE COAST NEWS  FOE RUBBER STAMPS  We cannot guarantee your  During a shortage which may arise,,  we may run; shorlt of  FUEL  Order now and be  SURE  of your winter fuel supplies.  Phone Sechelt 97 H or 60  "Quick Action Service"  For you  in Vancouver City  on  WHEEL ALIGNMENT  Shimmy  or   Radiator work    Specialists for 20 years ���  BOB    BODIE    Ltd.  1150 Seymour St. ��� Just North of Davie  SI  Bring this paper with you  for   special   reduction   of  on any work we  do , on your car.  L  ^��&is^S^^ftJi.^  1  i  I  1  i  l  I  NOTICE  Full particulars may be obtained on application to thes  undersigned.  Tenders must be filed at the School Board Office not  later than 6 p.m. on Saturday, November 3, 1951.  The lowest or any! bid will not necessary be accepted.  Mrs. Anne Burns,  Secretary-Treasurer,  School District No. 46 (Sechelt)  Gibsons, B.C.  Gray sons Ltd.  Gibsons and Port Mellon  HIT PARADE  10 BEST  HITS  (Friday ��� Satutfcfoyj ��� Monday)  Hit No.  10.   Dog Food                  2 for              25c  9.  Canned Milk  per case  $7.95  8.  RinSO ��� giant  *"V  87c  7.  Shortening ��� domestic i lb.  35c  6.  Lard  1 lb.  29c  5.  4.  Salmon  Sockeye  Jell�� Powders  J/2*  3 for  46c  28c  3.  Nabob Coffee  1 lb.  $1.03  2.  Nabob Tea  1 lb.  $1,02  No. 1 ON THE HIT  Butter  1  lb.  m  m  I  Tenders are invited for fire insurance covering all school    ft  1  buildings and equipment in School District No. 46 (Se-   ��  chelt). '      - j i  if  1  I  Children of   Gibsons and   Roberts Creek   have again been-  assured of a Shellout  program for Halloween-  according to a  decision made by the Gibsons Kin Club, sponsors, on the Peninsula of the idea which has been in operation three years.  'Pender  Harbour,   Halfmoon  ^  gp.  r  O)  Bay and Sechelt decided to go  it alone this year. There will  be no Kinsmen Shellout in  either of these areas.  In announcing the club's  plans for Gibsons and Roberts  Creek, George Hunter, chairman of the Shellout Committee composed of Reg Godfrey  and an honorary member to be  named, warned parents "not.  to  buy  all your tickets  from    f�� xxrT .  _    >-,     ,  ^   - 1 Wm. McFadden  industry   PEants . Trees  In 1949, 7,430,000 trees were  planted on 8,100 acres on Vancouver Island to make a total  of 57,490,000 on  70,900  acres.  In addition, through the  years various logging companies have planted 9,560,000  trees on 11,000 acres of their  own lands.  among  Fraser Valley Grade "A  > ?  one child. Share it  them. The same thing applies  to giving them away on the  night' when ghosts walk. Each  child should be given a very  few. This will make sure that  each gets a fair share," Mr.  Hunter  said.  Date for the two bumper  parties which go with the collection of Shellout tickets will  be October 31.  Tickets will be distributed  one week prior to Halloween.  Gower   Gleanings  BY GYPSY TOWERS  Much    ado    about    many  things,    to   misquote    Shake-,  speare. Starting at the end of  the road, parked there a smart  De  Soto, indicating that  Mr.  Worrall is putting a few more  touches to his summer home.  Hear that Captain Drage has  bought    one  of   the  Marshall  lots. The A. B. B. Hill's very  spry  entertaining   at  Thanksgiving    Dinner,    followed   by  cards. The Jim Dykes storing  away the last ^stick  of wood,  and   tuckiiig in  their   potato  crop.  The J. D.  Smith's very  quiet, no visitors. The Smales  operation  closed for the  winter. Pete Nicholson busy with  worm and reel, hauling in the  salmon and soles.' Mrs. Nicholson hunting for new  fish recipes.  The William Bow's illuminating the Bay with their  flood-lights aiid filling the air  with pulse-stirring music as  they open their hospitable  door to the Scottish Dance addicts.  Mr. and Mrs, Townsend and  Lena busy with paint an 4'  brush, while Mrs. Townsend,  Sr., does the supervising. The  Alex Johnston's keeping the  home fires burning. The Bill  Dawson's and Paddy all in the  pink. Mrs. Don Poole and her  two lovely children counting  the days until Daddy gets  home. Gram Chaster and Harry still holding the fort. Mrs.  Percy Farnsworth catching up  with her mail while she' is a  grasswidow, looking forward  to a visit from her daughter  and son in law from the Prairies who anticipate spending  the winter here. Floors getting  'laid in the new King home.  Mr. and Mrs.'-'W. Gray getting in some gardening over  the long weekend, conserving  energy for tlie Bow's. Scottish  Dancing party. Moving day  soon for the Harry Thome's.  And that's this week's harvest.  Village  Garage to  Cost Over $1700  A tender for building the  planned municipal garage and  storage shed, amounting to  $1736, from Peninsula Construction Company will be  held over by. Village Commission until return of? Road Commissioner William Skellett.  Optometrist  GIBSONS  Phone Gibsons 91  Office     Hours  9:00   a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Evenings by Appointment  Every day except Thurs.  Why go to Vancouver for  Optical Service 1 ,  * HANGING JOHNNY    ,  They call me Hanging Johnnyy  Azvay-i-oh; '      i        ���.  They call me Hanging Johnny,  So hang, boys, hang I  For over a century Lamb's Navy  .  has been the call of those who know  good rum.   Smooth and mellow it  is matured, blended and bottled in  Britain of the finest Demerara Rums.  Lamb's Navy Runt  This advertisement is not published or  displayed by the Liquor Control Board or  by the Government of British Columbia.  .*/!�� Old Sea Sfiantv  ggfe��ra53  Sechelt-Jervis Towing Company  Your Local Complete Marine TOWING SERVICE  AGENTS:���  Pender Harbour:  Bill  Donley���Phone:   Sechelt  11S2  Gibsons. Beg.  Godfrey���Phone:  Granthams  56  Nanaimo: Phone 555���Night: 1497 or 305  Vancouver:  Phone PAcific  4558;  Night: KErr/ 6352  Phone Us Collect for Quotations  "Tractor Transport No. V1 ��� especially equipped for  hauling oats, trucks and logging equipment by sea  Log Towing '   Scow Towing Pile Driving  Dredging Wharf and Float Construction  Breakwater Construction ^ Marine Salvage  Salvage Pumps  WANTED  to  PURCHASE  Standing Timber��� Any size  Immediate Cash Payment  SUCRE LUMBER Co  (Mill at Gibsons,  B. C.)  Phone 82, or see ?Max Propp, Gibsons, B.C.  BLACK     ���     BALL  CAR  FERRY  GIBSONS TO  HORSESHOE BAY  M.V. "Quillayute" ��� 5 round trips daily  SCHEDULE AND RATES  Leave Gibsons:  7:00 a.m.  # 10:00 a.m.  1:00 p.m.  4:00 p.m.  7:00 p.m.  Leave Horseshoe Bay:  8:30 a.m.  11:30 a.m.  2:30 p.m.  5:30 p.m.  8:30 p.m.  /Fares: Adult ���. $1.00 each way ��� $1.80 return  Children ��� .50  each  way __ .90  return  AUTOMOBILES $3.00 EACH WAY  (Exclusive of Driver)  CONTINUOUS XUNCH  COUNTER  SERVICE  BLACK BALL FERRIES LTD.  '  ��� Whyt��cliffe3581 ���  r^sES^sassp^Rnswsssascsww  ZggZC&rXS&PCP^i&Z*^^*'1*^*^  ������Br^tgw����am��rtT*����nWfjmStTfi;w^^ ^ 4  per 4x8 x% sheet   ���    S?2'^5  Reiine Your Rooms This Winter  WITH  Gyprock t Ail Its Accessories  AT  GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLIES  or phone  ��� Gibsons 53 ���  "The  Lumber Number"  Something New  Full Time Shoe Repairs  Tha& is what Anderson's Shoes now offers you, follow-  ��� 4     ���  ing arrival of Mr. Groth from) Denmark ��� a full time,  <  highly qualified operator with a wide knowledge of shoe  repair and manufacturing.  In line with Anderson's Shoes of Service and Quality  for the most reasonable price, we are pleased to make  this announcement. Knowing that only the finest in  repair and service w!ll be tolerated fr.om our establish-  ment. The best and largest of its kind on the Peninsula.  Anderson's Shoes  ��� Gibsons, B. C. ���'  CLOSE YOUR EM AID THINK  Remember Oct. 23-31  when   the  C. N. I. B.  Fund Drive  is   held  GIBSONS WILL BE CMMSSEO  We know tha|t all our friends <i!n the Peninsula districts  will send/their donations via return envelopes already  provided.  W. MSSIMAN.  ���'-'""      "chairman: Local Branch  ���v. -yy P^n^^By v .-;-���>���  I  iiios may mi  New Bus Deal  HALFMOON BAY. ��� Ten  children at Redroofs may get  a new deal from the school  bus, according to plans laid at  the monthly School Board  - Meeting, Tuesday.  Mrs. Mildred Simpson, heading a petition of mothers urging that school buses call at  Redroofs instead of the present  stop on the main road, will be  told the Beard will attempt  to remedy the situation.  First move will be permission from Victoria to open the  argument, then negotiation  with the transport firm.  It is estimated cost of the  increased service will be $1.48  per day. ���  Norman Hough moved the  new deal, seconded by Mrs.  Swan.  Mrs. A. MacDonald and Mrs.  L- S. Jackson both led the  drive for the revision of present transpdrt. "These children have to start too early in  the morning the way it now  is," Mrs. ?M?acDonald pointed  out.  A request from Wilson Creek  Community' Club for a new  shuffle in buses in that district, was  turned down.  Children from that area  have to wait one hour at school  The Coast News 7  Thursday October 18 1951  prior to start of classes.  Mrs. Jackson suggested  changes could be made following opening of the Gibsons  High School but "there is  little we can do at the present  time. If we change it for AVii-  son Creek then the other end  will have the same kick."  Children can get into sehool  prior to eight in the morning,  the Board heard. This condition will remain until starting  of the high school bus which  will alter conditions of all  buses catering to Sechelt  school children.  FirehaSS Parking Out  Volunteer firemen will be  given a break by virtue of a  ruling made by village council  to have ho parking signs erected 50 yards and 100 east of the  present  firehall.  The firefighters drew attention to lack of manouvering  room in front and by the sides  of the hall. They requested  removal of dirt piles in the  vicinity. This' will be held in  abeyance until council finds  out where it is going with respect, to this portion of the  road.  Fire hydrants in the village  will be painted red. 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This primary research,  states an article in C-I-L Oval,  was  aimed  at  finding out  to  what  part  of  the  fly's   body  DDT should be applied to be  most   effective.   In   preparing  ,?his   flies   for   the   tests,    Dr  Fisher    first    anaesthetized  them. They  were then placed  in   groups   of   five   on    glass  slides   and   held  in  place  by  cellulose   tape.    Holes   in the  tape made   it   possible   for  a  single   leg,    the  head  or  any  part of a fly's body to be exposed to a speck  of DDT. In  some  cases  a  minute  flap   of  skin  was   raised   and   an  inoculation made underneath.  While   Dr Fisher    has   not  made public all the- results of  his  experiments,  he  has  definitely established that a fly's  feet are not the most effective  points of entry for the insecticide; but that the nearer-the  head the  chemical is  applied,  more killing power it seems to  have.  The skin also  seems to'  have    somth'ing    to    do    with  making DDT, effective but the ���  flies  under the   skin  did  not  die from the chemical's effects.  Having made these findings,  Dr   Fisher   will    attempt   to  establish    why    flies    become  resistant to DDT ��� knowledge  that  is hoped will  contribute  to  the development1 of superior fly sprays.  Date Pad  October 22,- Gibsons; F--T.A.  meeting at Elementary Scntfol  at 8 p.m. with Miss1 Ijatimer  and Mrs. Peers as speakers.  October 23, meeting of Gibsons Garden and Chrysanthemum Club in Church Hall at  8 p.m.  W.I. Whist Drive, October  24, at 2 p.m. at home of Mrs.  H. B. Metcalfe.  October 25 in Sechelt School  Hall at 8 p.m. a P-T.A. sponsored talk by Constable Gumming, R.C.M.P., on safety. A  Social evening to follow.  November 14, VON Auction  Sale at Corlett home, sponsored by Headlands Auxiliary.  Every Thursday evening at  8 p.m. Gibsons Choir and. Glee  Club meetings in United  Church Hall. Singers in all  parts welcomed.  The Annual Fall Bazaar of  St. Bartholomew's Church  will be held in the School Hall  on Friday, November 16, 2 till  5 p.m. There will be the usual  Stalls*. Afternoon Tea will be  served.  Wednesday, November 21,  W.A. to St*. Aidan's Church.  Annual Fall Tea and Sale.  The Ladies' Auxiliary of the  Wilson Cree k ; Community  Centre Assn. are holding a  Chri^tTriflcj Rp^a*3** in the Le-.  Hon Fall pt .Sechelt.. Tuesday,  November 27, at 2.30 p.m.  The photo above shows Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh leaving the aircraft upon their arrival at. Dorval    ;  Airport in Montreal. . J  Halfmoon Bay  BY Mrs K. RAVEN  The P.-T.A. group are sponsoring talent night again this  year and much is the work now  being done. Plays are being  unearthed anjd son,gs and  dances practised in order to  compete in the Penisula Talent  Night sometime this. fall.  Next meeting will be at the  home of Mrs. Hanney on Octo-'  ber 18. Everyone interested is  welcome. You do not have to  be a member of* the P-T.A.,  they are the sponsors, everyone welcome.  Next meeting of the group  will, deal with the Children's  Christmas party. Co-hostesses  will be Mrs. K. Raven and  Mrs. R. Kangas.  Another new club is flourishing in- our midst, it has no  dues, no minutes and no chairman. -Itiis held, every Friday  evening at the��h^me of our  popular school teacher and is  called a liobby Club.  Visitors take their pet hobby  whether it be ceramics, leather  work or painting, and work  together for.a few hours. They  exchange ideas and enthusiasms. Try it!  Congratulations to Mrs. R.  Donley after being elected,  secretary to the Regional  Association of the Liberal  Association.  The Badminton Club is holding a hard times dance at the  community hall on October 26.  There will be a good orchestra  and lots to eat there.  Visitors over Thanksgiving  weekend included Mr. and  Mrs. Moffat and daughter,  Lola, who were visiting Mr.  and Mrs. Stan Moffat. Mrs.  Symmons of Burlingham visiting her sister, Mrs. Meuse,  and Mrs. Raven of Lake Windermere visitin g me and mine.  one of the many bears using  this area as headquarters.  Corporal Les Lane : of the  Game Department and Constable W. A. Peterson, RCMP,  took the cold trail of ?Mr. Bear  sometime that afternoon.  Bruin,,, wise in the ways of  the wild and hunters, doubled  back on his tracks, sauntered  through two orchards, had his  feed of. apples then took a  taste of pork at the cost of  Mr. Elander's porcine friend  in the pen.  George heard the cries of the  pig and, armed with his rifle,  headed for the pen.  The wily?-,bear had figured  on the hunters, had figured  on the pork again, but had  miscalculated the prowess of  Mr. Eland er. .  The Elander family are noAV  flipping coins whether to have  bear steaks for supper or to  settle for a nice pork chop.  Unit to  �� *i  It's Bear or Pork  At Efanjfei? Home  It was "curtains" for Mr.  Bruin when he tried to mix  apples and pork at the ranch  home of George Elander, Monday.  Start of the story, took place  when Mrs. F. Biergenstrona  found her pet porker ;C6ld and  dea d and torn, result of a r>ork  feed on the hoof  enjoyed by  SECHELT. -^ An instructional unit from Vancouver  Fire Marshall's office will be  operating in the area, October  22 and 23, according to 'Volunteer Fire Brigade Chief  Fred Mills.  The team will inspect all  fire appliances and precautions in the community and  demonstrate fire fighting  equipment at both the Board  of Trade supper meeting on  Monday and at! 7.80 p.m. on  Tuesday.  Mr. Mills stresses the importance of this latter meeting  to persons with property, real  estate agents, insurance men  and taxpayers.  '' This is a very valuable  contribution to our own safety." Mr. Mills said. '' I cannot*  too strongly urge everyone to  attend these valuable demonstrations."  New P-T.A. Head  HALFMOON BAY: ��� Mrs.  K. Raver, was elected president  of the P-T.A. at the annual  ^general meeting/  Other������������.'��� officers; are, Mrs.  Charles Stewart, vice president ; Mrs. .0. Smithy secretary;  Paul'Skytte, treasurer; Mrs.  R. Laird and Mrs. J. Burrows,  social convenors.  Logging Truck  Burns Completely  A logging truck' driven by  Harry Walker caught fire and  burned while going to - load  logs early Thursday morning.  The vehicle, jointly owned  by Mr. Walker and James  Renton, was a total loss.       f  It is believed the truck was  covered by insurance.  \  FOR THE VERY  FINEST .  HARDWARE  CHINA and DRYGOODS  GROCERIES ��� DRUGS  FJSHING SUPPIES  HOME ESSENTIALS  MURDQCK'S  MARINE SUPPLY  Pender Harbour, B.C.  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COURTESY DISCOUNTS TO LOGGING  OPERATORS ��� CONTRACTORS  ��� This is not a flash in the pan off sr ���  It is a true forecast of the price cuts that will be  announced every week fr^m  SECHELT BUILDING SUPPLIES  The Store with all the Building Stock  ��� Phone Sechelt 60 ���  %>.  This and That  BY MRS NESTMAN  John Corlett is suffering  from a broken leg' received  when planking fell on him at  Port Mellon. He is now resting easily in a Vancouver hospital.  Seattle-bound: are George  arid Nessy Hill. They are busy  wondering if old ?Pocohantas  will make the trip. Mr. and  Mrs. Fred Stenner are two  more local people making the  trip across the line.  Father O'Dwyer will have  to change his ideas on speed  and comfort when he comes  back to our roads following a  three week visit in the city  where he was relieving in the  North Vancouver Church.  We noticed Bob Blair visiting in the fair village while  Bill Brandon decided to leave  for a short spell /while Bill  Brandon takes a trip to Prince  Rupert. Mrs. R.-Xiamont. sufr  fered a broken wrist when she  slipped on the sidewalk in her  yard. Back home from a trip  to the east where-they spent  a month visiting friends and  relatives, are Irene and Clarence Sicotte. Irene tells us  that they just wallowed in  mud in many places. To her,  our roads are tops.  Our very popular butcher,  Jim Haining and his wife, Bea,  are back from their holiday.  Bill Skellett, Jr., and George  Pye are still in hospital and  are getting along as well as  can be expected.  In Shaughnessy Hospital is  Road Commissioner William  Skellett.  Back home from the fishing  grounds are Walter Nygren,  Morrie ��� Dupray and Herb.  Winn.  Our village is now bulging  at the seams, caused by the  many new projects how under  way or starting.  Some of us have been busy  finding rooms for the men who  will be working en the Port  Mellon highway. There is more  tTian a crying need for a hotel  An adult is a person stopped  growing at both ends and  starts in the middle.  Congratulations on the birth  of a son to Mr. and Mrs. Norm  Wyatt. We woftld also like to  welcome    some     other     little  strangers in our midst,  Ruth  Harris   (nee  Westvan),  a son  weighing   four and   one   half  pounds,  and to Mi*, and  Mrs.  Ray Smith,  a daughter.  At home in Mrs. F. McNutt's  '" cottage    are    Mr.    and    Mrs.  1 Chester Day.  While   Mr.   and  Mrs. Ian MacLean   are   back  from   their    honeymoon.    Another newly-wed, we  hear,  is  Mary  Slinn.   -Visiting, in  the  big   city  were  Mr.  and   Mrs.  Dick   Fitehett    and   Mr.   and  Mrs. Norman McKay.  Gus Blomgren suffered a  lacerated foot when cut by an  axe while working on the Port  Mellon Road.  Ernie Drew is back in the  viilacre frcm  the northland.  John Bunyan and wife with  wee son are in. Vancouver for  a. short trip prior to getting  down to studying for that  fourth stripe. And Walter  Winchell is now predicting  war number three.  Hungry Bird  When a phalarope bird ��?e;ts  hungry -he selects a likely  looking, shallow pond and.  whirls around on the water at  a great sreed. Alfhough this  sounds rather odd he has  method in his inadne.vs. The  whirl in <r stirs, ut> crustaceans  a^d o'hpi' forms of a0(113+-'-?  life which he eats to his  heart's delight. The phalarope  is found on tjie Pacific Coast.  Thursday October 18 1951    The Coast News  9  IS  Gordon Bryant was named  auditor for the year by Village Commission at the general  meeting, Tuesday.  1  r?1  1?^  !an; Yoo're Crazy  Forget your age! Thousands are peppy at 70. Try  "pepping up" with Oatrer. Contains tonic tor weaka  rundown feeling due solely to body's lack of Iron  which many men and women call "old." 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Effects of this expansion can be measured in terms of new jobs  for B.C. workers, and tremendous amounts of B.C.'s goods  and services bought by the industry. Thus, wealth returned in  payment for pulp and paper products sold abroad ultimately  D    reaches the pockets of all British Columbians.  r  I  I  ^r^iaTpu'lp^n'd^Assn.        %  Canadian rw       ���_..������,..   B.C.     ..  '^nadion Pulp ��nd  805 Dominion Blag-  Vancouver,  Please  send full information  on contest to:  Name-  Address  1  U ���  PULP �� PAPER  I N DUS TRY  distinguished  j?.  m  15 IS I TIN 3!  COLUMBIA  DISTILLERY  '"**&  *&.  EXPORT i  CANADIAN WHISKY  DISTILLED   MATURED  AND BOTTLED IN BOND  UNDER THE SUPERVISION Cf   .  THE CANADIAN   GOVERNMENT  ilnthA %ctumtia SJitfifhijtA  uanadmM rPAtM//<  THE BRITISH COLUMBIA DISTILLERY  NEW   WESTMINSTER,   B.C.  BC0.-I-03  This advertisement is not published or displayed  by the Liquor Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia SB"  ���j^i>t?-Beairas^jE?ws5St?t^��iti3  aaatsfeggjargg  10  The Coast News    Thursday October 18 1951  Standard fire hydrants are too expensive and will not' replace present two inch uprights now in the village.  A 55,000 gallon water   tank will   be   built on  the Rocky  Road, close to the present 23,000 gallon storage.  More than 660 water connec  tions will have to be made  provided all potential connections in the village are made.  There are now 338 water  connections  in  Gibsons.  Wooden pipe is inferior to  that of a few years ago and is  approximately the same cost  as east iron.  Installation of cast iron may  be slightly more expensive  than that for wooden pipe.  These are a few of the facts  appearing for the first time  following receipt of a report  from Consulting Engineer G.  S. Conway, aftermath of the  engineer's survey of this area.  It is in this report that the  village commission based the  pending $50,000 byjaw.  According to Mr. Conway it  is hardly likely that a new  water supply will be necessary  "for* a few years." He urged  utilization of the present pump  house facilities.  There will be 8,000 feet of  distribution mains in the village following installation Of  the proposed system.  It is proposed to run a six  inch feeder line from the corner of Rocky Road and Fletcher to the N.E. corner of  block D. Six four inch lines  will now, or in the future, be  tapped off this main.  Machine digging of the proposed trenches was also advocated.  The report was read to a  delegation of interested persons from the Board of Trade  and Ratepayer's Association,  at a special meeting of Village  Council, Tuesday.  If village decides on wooden  pipe, the engineer said, the  work should be turned Over to  Clerk Robert Burns for supervision. If cast iron is decided  upon, then the work should be  given to a qualified contractor.  The- village based all its figures and costs in order to plan  the bylaw on wooden pipe.  In discussing water sources  at the meeting, Commissioner  James Hall warned that water  supply was in .short demand.  Mrs. Nestman, chairman of  the commission, and Clerk  Robert Burns both denied this  allegation. "We have always  had plenty of water," Mrs.  Nestman said. "All it needed  was clearing of the inlet.'  Victoria Letter  Confuses Village  >?  "This  is the height  of ambiguity." y  In this manner did Commission  Chairman  Mrs.  E.   Nestman  dismiss  the  latest  letter  of advice from the Department  of Municipal Affairs, Victoria.  The   letter-   which  no  commissioner     could    understand,  advised  tihat  councils   should  not request permission to  dip  into reserve funds on the same  year that the money had been  set  aside.   Commissioner  Macnicol  pointed  out,  "money  is  not set aside in reserve unless  it is spare money and if it is  spare money in the year we set  it aside, why should we want  to spend it that year? I don't  get''it."  USE THE COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIED  Ancient Species  Rabbits and opossums are  probably tlie most ancient of  the living known mammals on  this   continent.  West Sechelt  BY MARGARET ALLAN  A baby son was born to Mr.  and Mrs. Fred MacDonald. His  grandparents are Mr. and Mrs.  Louis MacDonald.  Mrs. Harold Ingram is down  from Campbell River visiting  with her parents. Mr. and Mrs;  William Youngson, Betty and  Harold are operating a store  there.  Mr. and Mrs. George Gibson  are on Hardy Island where  they have a logging claim.  Also on the island are, Roy  Hutton and the Lapine family.  Use Coast News Classified Ads  JOED. MacRAE ��� MAUREEN O'HARA  -��� in ���  "Buffalo Bill"  in. Technicolor  Friday, October 19 ............ 7 and 9 p.m.  ANGLICAN.     SERVICES  St. Bartholomew's Church   Gibsons  HARVEST THANKSGIVING SERVICES    .  Fri.,   Oct. 19th,    7.30 p.m.  ... Thanksgiving Evensong  Sun., Oct, 21st,    8.30 a.m Holy Communion  Sun., Oct. 21st, 11.00 a.m   Thanksgiving Service  St. Hilda's Church   Sechelt  1.45 p.m    Evensong  1.45 p.m.      Sunday School  St. Aidan's Church  Roberts Creek  2.00  p.m.   .'    Sunday  School  3.15   p.m    Evensong  GREGORY PECK ��� VIRGINIA MAYO  ��� in ������'-���  "Captain Horatio Hornhlower"  in Technicolor  Saturday, October 20 ...... 7 and 9 p.m.  BIG DOUBLE FEATURE PROGRAM  , "The Mating  Season"  ��� plus ;���  1  "The Big Wheel"  Tuesday,  October 23   ' !.' 8 p.m.  Wednesday, October 24 .............. 8 p.m.  Movies are better than ever at Sechelt  You can now place your order for the  new Sixth Series of Canada Savings Bonds.  They're going to get a hearty welcome from  thousands of thrifty Canadians.  And no wonder���when you think of the  handsome return they pay! For instance, the  owner of a new $1,000 Canada Savings  Bond will get $350 interest over its life of 10  years and 9 months���an average per year  of 3.21% for this period. A $500 bond  will pay $175 interest over the same period.  Think what amounts like these can mean to  you and yours!  This time you can buy up to $5,000, in  any one name.  In the meantime your investment stands as  an always-available source of cash to meet  emergencies that might crop up.  You can get your Canada Savings Bonds  ���through your investment dealer or bank���  for cash or on easy instalments. If you work  in an office o?r; a shop, ask about the convenient Payroll Savings Plarj|  Whichever you choose, don't delay.  Place your order today for Sixth Series  Canada Savings Bonds���now better than ever.  SAVE CONVENIENTLY  W-NOW  mmmmmmmmm-

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