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 Provincial  Victoria,   I  FEotieryovur i&ws cr*  &xth Year of Publication    Vol. 4-96       Thursday November 22 1951   Serving the Sunny Sechelt Peninsula "Where Fishermen Need Never Lie.**  .A hotel that is:to be built soom'.at(Gibsons is :saen in the  ,;yabo.ve sketch prepared by Architect Alan W. Gray, 736  tGranville street, Vancouver. Plans/are now in course of  ipreparWtioii for like project. The i'uame structure, '-BS Iby  ;M*6 feet, will be built on a sloping site with two floors  .���at the rear ��� and-three"-floors' oh t'toe south side facing* a  beech. A feature oi the attractive (de-sign is provision of  private balconies for rooms facing the beach. Sixteen of  .tlie 27 hotel rooms will have private baths. The building  will also contain a manager's suite, lounge, restaurant  and public lunch counter with kitchen facilities for both,  licensed premises, writing and library room, a room for  meetings, a fishing* tackle shop and boat rental quarters.  Hot'water heating is specified.  S  Roads Stop Mail  To Pender  y0WT.AWM-v'-t���' Plans t<5> ;;iuai>j?urate a new -mail service ,be-  ptween Vancouver 'ah^'-'Pen^e^Har^UT^^sii: tinaes per week via  the highway, .a?;e to be shelve^,, ;a.c^rding to fciioratation received  )$rom J-asn-es" Sinclair, M.P.  Poor <eonditiQii of the roads  [frill mean tbat.Peuder and Eg-  touifc will contiuue to have the  iail 'delivered   via  steamship  [as in the past.  Tenders: arte now .keing called  ��.or a one part mail,service between the City and ? .Halfmoon  &ay.   This   service   .will   also  {serve offices presently served  m the existing Horseshoe Bay*  Vancouver   and   HaJf moon  $ajF-^V'ancouyer   'three   parts  neryiee.' . '   ?  Owing to poor road eondi-  iions, Mr.. Sinclair's letter ?��aid,  It will be necessary to cut the  proposed seryiee off at Half-  fcoon  Bay.    It is  understood  .Inhere is a, movement on foot to  have   the   provincial   govern-  anejatt improve the road north  of 3&alfmoon Bay amd/at which  time, the question of extending  ithe proposed service io Irvine's  S?<and:ijs.g, will be taken up.  'inenfers, the letter, continue,  Tenders, the letter continues,  have n-oav been invited for this  Vataeommr ��� Halfmoon    Bay  service ���aaptfl they have ���������� be in  by ���Noyea&jkeir- 31. v  I hope,: \Mr. Sinclair >eon-  tinued, tb^i' the road sjtisattion  will quickly improve so- thatt it  will be poss'ifc to extend this  service right into Irvine's  Landing.-  Village Water Supply May  Have To Be Chlorinated  "5. . --  Chlorination or? boiling of water for Gibsonites may  Health Officer D^Hugft Inglis that tests?show ''the water  ' is not satisfactory. It could be dangerous."  .  Milage water comes from springs some of which are  fenced off from cattle.  It is believed source of contamination" comes from un-  ffinced ^areas. The Village, following advice from Clerk  Jto?bert Burns will fence the suspected areas.  Water supply was recently passed O.K. by the Department of ?B*alth, Victoria, for purposes of the pending bylaw..  Waters-apply of M/V Quillayiite is chlorinated by order  of Itej^-rito^t of Transport.  J'  Wharf Additions May  Alter Parking Worry  ���2i223'g;es in the wharf at Gibsons "Avhich may start within  a few days," are planned to alleviate thi8. traffic problem now  arising on the sj^prQaeiies.  iL  oltcrman Returned As  [Liberal Group Leader  y ?HALFM?dON BAY.��� William Kolterman was returned as  /president of the Liberal Association at the annual meeting, November  to  15.  Vice'��������� president will- be  Young, who' also, returned  office..  Wi 11 iam Miller is secretary  ''treasurer, . replacing Airs. R.  Donley, who was elected secretary of the McKenzie Riding  Liberals.  Other officers tor the year  are: Mrs. W. Miller, Mr. and  Mrs. ��� R.: Donley,  Mrs. Meikle,  jCharles Stewartj Walter Stew--  art,.     Richard    Laird,     Cecil  ^lamberliii,    T'. ?Chankowsky,  ,and ?FVank Lyons.   ,  A vote./M confidence was  tendered//the president .and  see^etar*/by the meetmg.  -      y *   . ���* :���������...  -���������: ������   ���.-'.-;   .    ...  in W 4wering>to'"\he appreciation ,Mr. Kolterman spoke of  the^ help and encouragement  h/ and his  secretary had re  ceived during, the ��� past year.  Despite the fact the group  was a Liberal Association it  would still act as spearhead in  an endeavor to promote community affairs, he said.  He also spoke of the many  projects which face1 the unit;  roads and electrification being  of  high priority.  B  Legion Poppy Drive  Well Supported  SECftELT. ��� The Canadian  Legion, branch 140, is grateful  for the support received from  the public during its recent  Armistice Day poppy drive.  Said W.A. president Mrs. A.  M. Batchelor, "wfe are very  grateful for the generous support received;  Said a Department of Transport official "The wharf approach will he. widened with  either .cantilever braces or a  ! mew row of piling in order to  add a new wallnvay to the  present structure.  'With removal of the walkway now in uste, this will leave  ; three Ia��es of traffic. One will  be used vas a down, lane, the  other as asi up lane while the  third will be utilized by vehicles waiting to board the  car ferry.  This is the first official hint  that cars will be allowed to  wait for the ferry on the approach. ���    ��� s.  The Village of Gibsons long  and bitterly has fought against  this practice, claiming it was  unsafe and a death trap if the  wharf- caught fire.  James Sinclair, M.P., point-,  ed' out that permission was  granted Black Ball Fie-rry to  dock at the Avharf, provided  there was no parking on the  wharf. The ferry company  takes the position that is has  no jurisdiction over the wharf.  A company spokeman pointed  out the company's authority  ended at the point where the  draw bridge was connected  with the wharf.  Ken Morton, district superintendent of the Federal Department of Public Works, had  vetoed the ferry landing on  the dock for the same reason.  Mr. Morton claimed ��� it was  dangerous to allow parking on  the approach or the wharf  proper.  The new additions to the  wharf, which will be installed  by the locardetachment of the  department may change the  picture as far a's oil authorities  are  concerned.  Local Man  Fined  On Disturbance Charge  Herbert Ronald Berdahl, 34,  was fined $50 and costs when  he appeared before Magistrate  Andrew Johnston on a charge  of creating a disturbance at  Roberts Creek Dance Hall,  November 3. He- nleaded-guilty  to the charge which was laid  by R.C.M.P.  Despite rumor.-; and  paper stories to the contrary,  it may be^a considerable time  before a hotel is built in Gibsons.  It seems quite likely, follow--  ing  information   from   author--  ities, who  wish   to  have their'  names withheld, ihe hotel p'ie-  tured  to the IvU may  be the  type  built here ���  when  and  if.  A spokesman f ��� r the company already formed to back  the much li'.uuV.'d building'  pointed out that the firm is  still in need of a decision from  one of its main backers, and a  site has yet to be bought or  earmarked.  It is believed thn plan,  which includes a beverage  room, may well b?. built on the  property owned by C P. Smith  immediately behind the present Sunset Hardware Store.  Mr.   Smith   has   already   intimated   he- has  s;''"i   his   price,.,  and is willing to vacate.-  Said   the|# spokesman, -"'you:  may    get  a  deivnite    decision:  within seven or 1 ��� *>_�� day?-, froi\\  now."  When asked i,? y.vi'e x.v;is- any-  possibility  of  t".*e  hotel  being-  built, without the.; .13 important  beer  selling .plebiscite" he   an-?*  sw'ered, "yes.'7  aire  Gibsons Commissioners mm-  ed down the plan,s and profile  with estimates j'rem. the Provincial De]jartment of Public*'  Works re the Bay-Franklin  Roads owing to them being  "not. nearly what w.e have ttx  have."  The figures from*E.?S.?Jones.,  deputy minister of public ���  works, "would a flow only  three quarters of an inch of  ' gravel over a surface of about  12 feet and would still leave  all the stumps, as ihey [now  stand.'*1'  "We would have done what .  they want to do for a Jot iess  money,"    said"    Commissioner  W.   Skellett.  A previous- est'nwte of approximately $4;O0) bid?by A-  E. Ritchej*- was 1 in��n��-*<-I i down  by the depart'men: a*���:')<>iitgr -too -  high.  The work in el in'Is \-,vrden"??igf  and clearing of i k(: rswdway'  from Wardil's crithoc to the-  junction with GvMvec l*6mt''  road.  The    governme-**H   e^iiFnate.s'  its    work    on    tihr :���;>#)(��'foot  stretch at $3,110., this includes'  $250 for clearing stumps ami-  slashing brush.  Clerk Robert Burn* was instructed to inform '.he department, present plan* from Victoria are not satisi'--*c^or*y.  A meeting with dt^v^'ruerif-  al authrrities and fl:e Vitlagrc?  Commission to d?;-.eu�� ihe:  problem will also be rcirrested'.  y =**"��������"���.-���"-a-j-���!������  'The Coast News   Thursday November 22 1951  oast Mzws  Member Canadian Weekly Newspaper Association.  (Established 1945)  Authorized as second  class mail,   Post  Office Department,   Ottawa.  WILLIAM   SUTHERLAND   ���   SAMUEL   NUTTER,   Publishers  Published  Every  Thursday.  Hates of Subscription: 12 mos. $2.00; 6 mos. $1.25; 3 mos. 75c.  5c F-2r copy. United States and Foreign, $2.50 per year.  Phone Gibsons 45  Sox 6, Gibsons. British Columbia.  C^dlti  onats  The fires arc lit  In olden days when danger threatened a cominunity the call  to arms was sounded by riders, by footmen and by beacons lit  on the hillsides.  Danger threatens this community of Gibsons and apathy is  the order of the day.  Early in December, elections will take place which will  effect the; lives and way of life of every person in the village.  Many important and far reaching decisions will have to be made  by! the council of 1952.  This village now, as never before in its history, is in need  of men or women with vision and the Will to do their honest  .?foest for the community.  They, who allow their names to stand for Commissioner,  -must'be strong in more khan a physical sense. Many long and  weary hours will have to be spent in the most thankless job they  tj^II ever Jjave. y '       <  There should be fires burning on the hills surrounding Gib-  fco.13.i,- localise the village is in danger.  It is in danger of having men or women running for office,  ^because they happen to have fthe time or they want something  to do.  Each and every person in the village should search his or  iher ieart to find the sense of cSuty, the will to help the conn  imunity, without, thought of p-ersonal glain or,glory.  This village needs the best connmissioners ever. It needs not  so much men or women of experience as it needs those who can  sit and honestly! face a problem, in the same manner as a judge  of the court of law must inspect a case.  There can be no room for personal "winning an argument."  There is no room for the adamant, headstrong bullheadedness  ���jof "little man."  There is nothing romantic or glorious about being a commissioner. Often they are the butt of every conceivable type of  criticism. Often they get no thanks or kudos for work done behind the scenes, for long hours of study and digesting of information.  And yet our society, our way of government demands ��� in  fa^t hinges ��� on men and women who are willing to take all  ^this for the good of the pack, for nothing.  Stranlge it may be, but never the less true, that we cry for  leaders, then having set them up, do our best to knock them  -.down. ����  Those persons, who allow their names to stand for Gibsons  'Commissioners, musil; be prepared to take abuse instead of  thanks, miust be prepared to seem in the wrong when actually  their motives are above approach.  There is oifly one payoff in staniling for Commissioner ���  the inner feeling of having done a job well, without selfish  jnotive, for )the good of the community!.  It takes a big man or woman to fill this order. Only big!  persons should apply. .   ��� ������   i   ;.;-    ?    i *i-*j =.*���.-.������,-~^-;__  "kittle" people soon fall off the glory wagon which turns  out to he a vehicle of sorrow and anger. It takes big men to stay  and plug ahead and bring the village along the path of progress.  .?.-' Churchill promised "blood, sweat and tears." Britain rallied behimdi this clarion statement of fact.  In a smaller way, the same applies to Gibsons. We hope that  some of our citizens are big enough to stand for what is right. ���.  ���^Ve hope they accept the challenge to lead, with all its atteind-  ant-.tfoorns.  .   The fires are lit around Gibsons.  The call is out for  big'  ���People. L3fou-ggmb answer.  Much Ado  BY   CHERRY   WHITAKER  Dear   Bosses   (Editors,?   Ty?pe-  setters and Printers) :  I am well aware of the fact  that you have your troubles  ��� not the least of those troubles being correspondents and  columnists whose inability to  get copyvin ahead of a deadline is one big headache. Those  of us who contribute to your  aching heads have the utmost  sympathy for you. We .have  headaches too, and while recognizing* that as long as you  get copy on time you neither  want sympathy nor care about  our headaches. This is the day  we give voice, to what makes  us contribute to your cerebral  discomfort.  From   here  on I shall   dis-  The Shadow Goes With the Sunshine  pense  with the use  of "we"  "1".  This  big  'yzz��i^��j2BL  and stick to  will make it easier for other  c and c's to produce their own  specific wails, and will allow  for the remote possibility of  them not having any trouble  with deadlines.  The weekly pattern is somewhat like this: Copy is en route  to the paper. Only a whisker  separates it from being a week  too  late, but  a miss ��� being  as  good as a mile ,its arrival  on  time is just cause for relaxing.  There are seven more days full  of  hours  and  hours to   think  and write   next week's  stint;  to  make   an  outline   of   jthat  good idea that has been nagging at the back of the mind  for weeks; to look around for  some current events that might  be  used;   to  finish  the  thing  four  days  ahead   and maybe  write another. So that evening  is enjoyable.  The first day is spent catching  up on the  chores of  the  the  afternoon before,  and resolution Jills the soul about the  ?two eyening hours that are to  be  devoted  to  composing the  mind.   ?But   the  mind  doesn't  get composed that evening. In  stead the ironing wasn't done  in   the    afternoon    Mrs.    Doe  called, the phone rang eleven  times, six children decided to  have a bonfire and the clothesline fell down, so ironing and  the radio use up that .evening.  It  isn't  jtoo important   because there are still six days  left.   If  the second   day  goes  per schedule, there  will be a  free hour after lunch and another at night. But it doesn't  and there  aren't. Instead the  morning    is    spent    soothing  Four's    cantankerous   disposition ( mending a two foot rip  in   Nine's  denims,    answering  someone    else's   ring   because  it's difficult to hear properly  above Four's vocal efforts, and  rushing outside at intervals to  make sure that ?M?r. Bone's, age  two  months,   hasn't   followed  his wandering  mamma  up to  the road. Twelve and Nine descend on the house at noon hour  with all the calm, and serenity  of two typhoons. The effect of.  their   hearty   appetites,   male  vigor    and. gusty    departures  could only, be repaired by an  hour's   psychiatric    treatment  and  half a blood transfusion.  It's no use trying to compose  the mind, because by this time  it's  doubtful if  there'-is .any-  *~ J3U66A*J  thing there to compose. Anyway, the' things that weren't  done in the morning have first  call, and the shopping has. to  be shopped. That's the evening  the lights go out for the two  hours the males of the.house  are engaged elsewhere. There  isn't any coal-oil and typing  by  candlelight is  uncertain.  The third and fourth day  would do the trick if it were-  h 't for the man from the cleaners, two friends en route from  somewhere to - some other  .where, three phone calls from  someone looking for somebody  I never heard of, the fire going out, the black; pup getting  lost, the bank closing at four,  the frig defrosting all over the  shelves,' a fuse blowing in the  middle of the washing ��� it  all takes time.  The fifth day: It rains. Two  boys, one small girl, one white  dog, one black pup, two radios  tuned to different programes.  one phone, two fires to stoke;  that is-the evening that a 3-  week old social engagement  must be kept.  The sixth day: The man who  is to build the garage arrives  at the crack of 8.30 -a.m. The  sewing machine man arrives  at ten. Twelve has to be "spit-  and-polished" for a trip to  town. Six people have to he  phoned about a meeting. A  report card has to be studied  and signed. Four has a cold  and has to be soothed at half-  hour intervals. The back rjorch  has to have .an unexpected  swishing because someone  stepped in the white dog's  dish of milk. This is the evening the typewriter has to be  put away because an old and  well-liked friend unexpectedly  night.  drops in for the  And so we come to the seventh day, from which there is ,  no reprieve. The imorning pro-j  duces nothing. Noon produces J  a guest for lunch. The after-]  noon produces terrific mentali  activity, a slightly inferior]  brand of output and one greati  walloping headeache. And sol  mohsieurs, -vwe-: too,* have% our^t  troubles. ��� \\  THIS   TIRE  ��*g/JLi.S  YOU   THRU   WHEN  THE  GOING     IS    TOUGH1  BOOKKEEPING & BALANCE  Danish Accountant, recently settled in Gibsons, with  higher commercial certificate and 10 years experience,  offers you Bookkeeping and Balance. Full or pant time.  Speaks English well. ��� Secrecy promised.  Leif Nissen  c/o Chris Joergensen,  Phone Gibsons 59.  WANTED  to  PURCHASE  Standing Timber -  - Any size  Immediate Cash  Payment  SUCRE LUMBER Co*  (Mill at Gibsons,  B.C.)  Phone 82, or see Max Prop]  3, Gibsons, B.C.  Made Only By  B.F* Goodrich  Drive safely, surely on Mud-  Snow tires over mud or snow-  covered roads . . . the specially designed tread permits  driving without chains . . ��� ?v  sure pulling power.  BF Goodrich  at  4  H  Phone Sechelt 54-W  ' *r3^.w;*i,ny7j^��s(  iu MEfr ���; i sm j^e^^-p^v;^^^ ���.������!��  *c/^!.^Mi;tosrta��e^ Use Coast Newsl Classified Ads  Let us look after your Christmas -baking this year.  Puddings and cakes can be cooked from our own  special recipes which are among the finest in the  wenc.y��� ?We specialize in fine baking. Try our  SfiORTBREA  For the best in iiome cooking this ^Christmas, give  ius ;a try.   ���        �� - .  COME IN  cand talk over yrair TSuletide cooking jnrohlems. We  will willingly t&keyJo.ur troubles off your shoulders.  VILLAGE BAKERY  *  ��� Phoiae /Sechelt 49 ���  I  I  I  I  I  I  do follows  who own  businesses  \  a  soft job?  Statistics show that two thirds of all 1  Canadians  want  to  own  a  business. \  Canadians like the idea of independence  and the: idea of success.  . But, statistics also show th^c \  running   a   business   is   hard \  work. Itis so hard that, of every   \  100 new businesses that start     \  out this year, half will fail in  two  years,   and  in  ia\e years  t     only one third of the original  hundred will still be in business.  They fail because they can not show a  profit consistently and that generally  is because they were not properly  managed.  A great labor leader nia-ac-tliis \  statement: "The worst crime  against   working   people   is   a  compaay which fails to operate  at a profit"*  To operate a business successfully is  the first responsibility of the fellows  who own and manage it. It takes  courage, initiative, ability. If you doubt  it, think of the 66 out of 100 new  businesses that will fail in the next  five years.  i  I  I  I  I  I  i  I  i  I  V,  B. C.   FEDERATION   OF   TRADE   &  .(NDU3YRY  Reader s Right  Editor, The~News,  ���Sir: _  Having just read your editorial in the issue of the 8th;  "Lest Ave forget," I hasten to  congratulate you and tender a  big "thank you," for publication of the true picture and"  the facts which are not often  "brought before the public in  such plain, kind and thoughtful words of yours.  It is only they who had the  experience of those years you  especially mentioned that can  be expected to understand the  feeling of those who are still  alive. No words- can convey  such feelings to others. 1 certainly cannot convey the feel-  lings your article gave me and  there is no doubt tha?t most of  the old comrade* who survived  and read your words will agree  with me that the point you put  before , the public is the true  one. Every kind word and deed  who are alive is worth so much  more than erecting an expensive headstone over the grave.  Relatives and comrades,  '"We will remember them,"  and more than only once a  year. We will be content to  have support from the general  public in their kind remem-  ibr-anee to patronize the events  sponsored by all organizations  for the welfare of vets and  their families who are in need.  ��� A Comrade  Editor, Sir, Mister:���  Please you ask road-fix-man  put some hole in road by  school, -so ears go slow, don't  kill kids. Some cars go to ferry, drive ijust like Kommissar  in Prag, don't give dam for  nobody. Yetta say she alnjost  kill by truck. What number?  Don't know. No number in  front, number behind crooked  and dirty, can't make out.  Maybe when one kid is kill,  something get done. 'I know  plenty kids good for that ���  please, not mine. So please get  hole put in road. In Honeymoon Lane is plenty holes, can  ���spare some for good cause.  ��� Mikel Blok  Quadra Island To  Get New Power  The Government has approved a recommendation of the  British Columbia Power Commission for the construction of  a, 6.9/12 kv electrical distribution system to serve an. estimated 174 customers qp. the  South end of Quadra Island  off the East eoast of Vancouver Island opposite Campbell  Riveir.  The    estimated  cost  bf   the  project is $114,850. The.potential    customers  .will,  be    canvassed fey a Representative of  the   Commission    and " service  contracts  obtained   before the  ��� work  is   actually   undertaken.  The project involves the  laying   of more   than  a  mile  of  submarine    cable    across   Discovery Passage from Campbell  River to Quadra Island.  Commission engineers estimate the job will take two or  three months to complete after  the cable and other materials  are delivered.  Customers Avho will be served by this extension from the  John Hart Development at  Campbell River include residents of Quathiaski " Cove*  Heriot Bay, the Cane -Mudgo  Indian settlement and the  hotel and other buildings at  April Point.  USE THE COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIED  Thursday November 22 1951  The G.ast News  <5V  '1  TYRONE POWER ��� SUSAN 1IAYWARD  in  ' "Rawhide"  (Super-Western)  Wednesday, November 21     8 p.m.  Friday, November 23     7 and 9 p.m.  DEAN MARTIN ��� JERRY LEWIS  in  "That's My Boy"  (Comedy)  Thursday, November 22   8 p.m.  Saturday, November 24  . . .,    7 and 9 p.m.  Tuesday, November 27 ��� Double Feature  BETTE DAVIS ��� BARRY SULLIVAN  in  "Payment en Demand"  ��� 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. ���  Plus  ROD CAMERON ��� GEORGE MONTGOMERY  in  "Dakota LII"  (Cineeolor)  ��� 8.30 p.m.. only ���  Business and Professional  DIRECTORY  Please Clip This Directory Out and; Hang By Your. Phone?  For Reference*  BEER BOTTLES  Will call  and  buy for  cash,   beet  bottles, scrap metal, etc.  Calls  made   at  intervals   from  Hopkins to Irvins Landing  R, 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 ��� Toys  Miscellaneous  Gifts  GIBSONS 5-10-15 STORE  Left of Post Office  Gibsons,  B. C.  HARDWARE  KNOWLES SERVICE  HARDWARE  Phone 33 ��� Gibsons B.C.  BfciMers' Hardware  Paint ��� Plumbing  ��� Appliances ���  Complete Installation  Maintenance Service  .  ,    DELIVERIES  TO ALL POINTS  PLUMBING and HEATING;  SUNSET HARDWARE  ��� GIBSONS ���  Registered  Plumbers  PLtJMBING  Sales and  Contracting  Plumbing   Heating; andj  and Supplies;  REAL ESTATE  JOHN COLERIDGE  AGENCIES  Gibsons  and  District's Only  Full Time Real Estate  Agent  SECOND HAND STORE  Hardware ��� China:  Tools ��� Furniture  Household Equipment  Magazine ��� Books  WE BUY   TRADE ��� SELL  PENINSULA SECONDHAND 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 Tradesmen.  Precision  Machinists  Phone 54 ��� Res: 58  TURKEYS FOR" SALE'  _ AH  Sizss ���  AUNS'S TXJRK1Y FARM1'  Phone  Wilson Creek 5.W  WATCH. REPAIRS  PLUMBING  Plumbing  and Electrical  Supplies _L. Fixtures  Service  SECHELT BUILDING  SUPPLIES  J. A. HAGUE  Watch Repairs  Engraving  ���   Ronson  Parte  GIBSONS.   B.C.  BUSINESS  SERVICE  BUSINESS BUREAU  Complete   Accounting   Service  Income   Tax  Problems  Sccrcterial Work  Phone:   Sechcle 55  SEE  THE COAST NEWS  FOR RUBBER STAMPS ^��i��i"JA-WCo;��  *:aClX.Sl><i^UJUti��;m*��ZQ  -;iv*-"-  3 The Coast News  Thursday November 22 1951  Dqffc PaJ  By C. L. Armstrong, Supervisor of Scalers  British Columbia Forest Service  In the article entitled "The Obsolete B.C. Log Rule" in the  .August, issue of "The Truck Logger" Mr. Elton A. Anderson  has clearly pointed out certain faults and weaknesses existing  .in. the present B.C. Log Scale.  It is true that by cutting to  :.a very small top diameter it is  possible to reduce the scale of  .a log below what the scale  -.would be had the top been  ".bucked several feet lower.  Mr. Anderson states, "the  cause of all these troubles  seem obvious: insufficient  allowance for taper in our  B.C. Log Rule."  In this he ( has not fully  stated his case. It is not a  maitler of insufficient taper  allowance in^ the log rule ���  there is no taper allowance  whatever, except for logs over  40 feet in length.  I am sure everyone will  agree that "a fully equitable  log rule should be our primar^  objective" bu- I believe that  we haven't far to seek, as it  already exists in the B.C.  Cubic Scale, which is the only  exact measurement of wood  .content of the log.  'This scale overcomes practically all the shortcomings  that Mr. Anderson has found  in the foot board measure  scale.  It gives a much more aecu-  -rate relation between the volumes   for  logs  of   large  and  diameter than  does the  scale,  example   compare  of two logs:  32"  long  30" top  meter, 34" butt diameter;  (2) 32"   long   6". top  -meter, 10" butt diameter.  Scale in FRM  <1) 1237    100  i2)      31           2.5  ��� Scale in iCubic Measure  (1) 179.45    ..100     %  (2) 11.85       6.6 %  Taking   the  volume  of   tthe  large log as 100 per cent, we  find that the small log only  represents two and one-half  per cent in f.b.m. whereas it  amounts to 6.6 per cent in  cubic ^measure.  In cvher words ihe small log  [has more than doubled in  value on the cubic scale.'  'In scaling cubic measure the  ���actual measured top and butt  diameters inside bark.are used,  ���except that the scaler compen-  ���sai.es for swollen and flared  fruits.  At the best, the board foot  scale is an attempt, to show  how many inch boards may be  s.awn from logs of various  -sizes,, hut fo what extent are  inch boards sawn in the aver-  small  f.b.m.  For  scales  (1)  the  dia-  dia-  %  %  age mill today?' By far the  greater percentage of lumber  produced is in thicknesses other than one inch and produced  -by- saws other th-m the %"  .'���emiige on which >?he scale for-  ���r.mil'ia is based.  Why should a rr'p mill, a  -plywood plant or n shingle  -mill, "be interested ��� in the num-  Vber of inch boards their logs  -would make? They propose to  make tons of pulp, square feet  of plywood or squares of shingles so why fuss around with  *\ scale which reduces everything to inch boards when a  much heifer common denominator exists in the cubic measure.  Ji won Id be just .ns logical  to buy flour by the r umber of  enn efd'es it will produce in-  F+pj"*d of bv the pound, even  though we in'rnd to make it  into loaves of bread, buns and  method" of-  results than  by  any sys-  biscuits.  As time goes on more and  more of our timber will be going into pulp, processed wall  boards, plastics and the various products of destructive  distillation and less and less  into lumber.  Already much of the "small  wood" salvaged after standard  logging operations is being  scaled in cubic measure because the board measure scale  would give a figure so far removed from the true measure  of the contents that it would  be worthless.  When the use of this small  bundled material increases, as  it is bound to do, it will- probably become practicable to  scale 'the material in the bundle by submerging it in "scaling tanks" ��� which could be  set up at strategic points ���  and measuring the water displacement.  , By application of a bark  factor, which could be readily  obtained, the exact volume of  bundled material of random  lengths and diameters could  be quickly and ' cheaply obtained.  This '.' sunning  fers much better  can be obtained  tern of weighing.  At this time, the industry  in general is unfamiliar with  cubic measure and naturally  is reluctant to change from a  measure they know to one they  are not very clear about, even  though that presently in use  has many faults.  Where the cubic scale is a  requirement today for logs  produced on Management Licenses, the licenses, for marketing purposes, have insisted  On receiving a board measure  scale as well.  The difficulty and time involved in making such a '' dual  scale," where the number of  pieces in each timber mark,  grade and species segregation  have to conform exactly in  each type of scale, despite  somewhat different defect allowances in each, has caused  some adverse criticism of cubic measure scaling.  If, however, the need of re-  laldng the cubic scale very  closely to the f.b.m. scale of  the same logs wras removed  and the cubic only was made,  practically all these objections  would  disappear.  The matter of amended  grading rules is, I understand,  at present under consideration  by a committee chosen from  various associations within the  Industry, and it is presumed  that the new schedule of grades  ��� when approved ��� will be  satisfactory to the loggers, the  mills and the Government.  Indians Takes Ballganie  In a game played at' Gibsons, the Sechelt Indians scored 2-0 win over the home team.  With no scoring in the first  half, Fred Loue headed the ball  into the net from a corner  kick. Then, with Gibsons on  the offensive, .Mitchell broke  through for a break-away,  scoring Sechelt's second  goal.,  The rubber game will be  played at Sechelt on December  1.  November 23, St. Hilda's  Guild Tea in Sechelt Inn, 2  p.m.  ~      I     I      '    !���    ���!   ��� ��� �����!   ������!���        ���!������    Illl   I   . I   _  November 30, W.L Bazaar  in Halfmoon Bay School Hall,  2 p.m. Free taxi from Post  Office at 2, 2.30 and 3 p.m.  December 4, Christmas Bazaar and Tea of Memorial  United Church W.A. at 2 p.m.  in Church Hall, Gibsons.  25th,, 1951     ���     SUND.AX BEEOR3S ADVENT  St. Bartholomew's Church.   Gibsons  11.00 a.m  Sunday School  \ 3,30; p.m..  .... EivenBong  SL HMa's Church ... ...   Sechelt  11.00. a.m.  Holy Communion  11.00 a.m'?....  Sunday-Sehool  St. Aidan's Church ..... ... *  Roberts Creek.  2:00  p.m-.    .' ..........  Evensong  .       '    ��� I   ���  .>  Hit Nc  >.  10.  Rinso  9.  Dog Food  8.  Dickson Tea  7.  Pastry Flour  Wild Rose .  6.  Sockeye Salmon  5.  Canned Milk  4.  Dickson Coffee  3.  Quaker Oats  2.  Honev  1 ON THE HIT PARADE  Shortening ��� all brands  ^ur*j??��rnnieWj;C(n.��Kt>iis  2*��s*nt Use Coast News Classified Ads  ���mtmMmaM*mm��mB��iiiwuni*nm*nm*TTrmmrvmmiv\  nrmwmM���gMortM���f-i  l��  O  o  558 Granville St.  a  a  .1  their authorized representative  Mr Paul Yablonski  is now in the Peninsula district ��� for a short time only.  For Sales" Service  Leave a message at the Coast News, if you Wish  Mr. Yablonski to call at your home.  'W  ���M��Ma����������������i,i*������a����iiiMM��i��i����CTiw,M**raB***wwB*ra��^  Bert s Meat Market  for  XMAS MEATS  HAMS - TURKEYS  DUCK - CHfiCKEN - GEESE  '���MEATS���  We have now in stock a wide range of imported meats,  cheeses and preserves. These are the things wMch can  put festivity into every dish. There are mid-European,  Spanish, Italian, Scandinavian and Oriental condiments  ��� ' *  on our shelves.  ��� Phone Gibsons 62 ���  Shipping Problem?  ... let us solve it for you  With speedy,  dependable  service.  5 scheduled round trips weekly  C.O.D. and Express orders  and for shoppers  delivery from our Vancouver  warehouse to your door.  i:. 'i. his  OPERATING AS  Vancouver - Gibsons Freight Lines  MANAGEB  This and   1 hat  BY MRS NESTMAN  Our Joe Fitchett doing very  well  in    Shaughnessy,   and is  going to be ok, which is good  news.  Womens Auxiliary to Legion  will hold their annual Christmas party for Legion children  December 28, in Legion Hall.  They will also sponsor a Christmas tea and sale of home cooking December 12, in the afternoon from 2 to 5 in the Hall.  Their December meeting will  be December 7, due to many  other commitments for December, when election of officers  will take place.  The auction sale, held by  VON Auxiliary last week, was  a little disheartening to the  ladies who had worked so hard  for the affair. No doubt, the  cold. weather kept many by  their firesides. What they did  make was a little more gravy.  I know I got squeezed pretty  hard ��� they knew I wanted  something real bad ��� and  they got me between the auctioneer and a lady (won't mention any name), and I paid.  Oh well, it was for a good  cause.  If you did not get on the  voters list, it's your own fault;  as we held court of revision  for two days, Nov. 14 and 15.  If you're at all interested in  water bylaw, be out to the'  meeting on the 28 in Bal's Hall,  8  p.m.  On election day, December  15, show your interest and get  out and vote, both for the bylaw and three new Commis-  cioners. No matter who you  vote for, get out and vote!  ?Pearl Kane and Wilf Gray  take the long walk down the*  aisle,   December  1.    We   wish  them all the very best in their  new   adventure. 'Irene   Sicotte  takes Pearl's place at the4! gar-  rage. Mrs. Frank Bushfield is  out of the hospital and staying  in Vancouver.   Must   be  cold  weather,   for news  are   scarce  this week. No one going any-*  where   or    doing   very  much.  Guess  everyone  getting ready  for Xmas. It will be here before we know, it ��� and gone  just as fast. Again I have not  a thing   ready,   with  all my  last years resolution, I'm still  far away from being ready for  the happy season, and it wilL  be one  grand scramble again.  That's what makes it Xmas, I  guess.  vnrmnm a"o a a aTa'a a a a 6 a a a?  Thursday November 22 19,51 The Coast News  ^ P.F. BRITISH  WAFER  SANDWICH  Three layers of wafer  biscuit with delicious  cream filling . .  light... dainty,  delicately  flavoured.  Sometimes  called a  Water Ice  Wafer  i jri. Packet  Mr. Peek  & Mr. Frean  MADE  BY  PEEK FREAN'S  MAKERS  OF  184 East 1st  VANCOUVER  a  Inglis Warehouse  GIBSONS V/ -������"--����� ft 571  Large or Small ��� We Carry Them All"  {J ENGLISH ^ .       .  ��3f.J��WW!|l!B  ymi  '���jfttj;.  w-i^WL����)M>iuiiiiiii(iii)iiiiiiL.tiii,iiiiiriti'l<iiHiii''iiiiif1  ^SniMM. 9mm.  mMim&ymm.  iatumMammwmmax'w*vm  100/  When you think of Hardware  think of  SUNSET HARDWAR1  We are ready and willing to give you the best in  Service and Satisfaction  This store is now under new management and you will  find prices are down to a price that will pay  you to buy at home.  Our merchandise is going to be sold at a price that, will  be as low as any competition, and yjou have the added  satisfaction of seeing what you are buying.  Drop in and have a look around, you will be  made welcome.  \M  E. C. ARTHAN, Manager.  ��� Phone Gibsons 32 ���  Ifs a good time to  Stop Wishing  and to  Start Ordering  The most beautiful thing on wheels  PON Tl AC  Try one out at your earliest convenience. We have a  brand new, beautiful machine now on our lines, waiting  for you to geii in and test its comfort, Cts smooth powerful performance.  4 Door Sedan  complete with  G  iy dramatic  We do Gas -Electric Welding  nins  TO!  Phone Wilson Creek 5 - S ��� '- ._:. . ... ���-?;-'���;! wi��j'r-i./'r   '  ^TXrtiJtVXfifc *Xit  ii��aaiai*aai viit.iimKr^uic^ii.iHik^j^i^ifet ^  The. Coast News  Thursday November 22 1951  tfi  an, You're Crazy  Forget your age! Thousands are peppy at 70. Try  [���pepping up" with Ostrex. Contains tonic for weak;  rundown feeling due solely to body's lack oi Iron  which many men and {somen call "old." Try  Ostrex Tonic Tablets.for Ftp, younger feeling, thl��  very day. New "get* acquainted" size oidy 60(f|  "JTot saio at all drug stores everywhere. *  FOR THE VERY     I  !:  FINEST I  HARDWARE |l,  !:i  CHINA and DRYGOODS  II  . m'.  GROCERIES ��� DRUGS  j}'  FISHING  SUPPIES ;i;  HOME ESSENTIALS  MURDOCH'S  MARINE SUPPLY     p  Pender Harbour, B.C.       s  vna-fta ������ �� br ��� h ��� i  ������������������ffTe��T����BHBrp*p��������  ROY WARD DICKSON  ROY WARD DICKSON invites listeners U  TAKE A CHANCE and share in tht  fabulous line-up of prises offered eack  Week. This fun-filled program mean^  profitable listening and top entertainment  for all the family.  Dial 980 every Monday night  at 9:00 p.m.  fife  i  1^  FIRST WITH THE NEWS"  distinguished  product of the  BRjTISH  COLOMBIA  DISTILLERY  Co. Ltd.  CANADIAN WHISKY  OtSTUlID   UAtUHID  1  \AJy-.  jm  SW^ *0%6lfy  THE BRITISH.COLUMBIA  DiSTILltRV  CO.LTD  N(W   WISTMINSIH,   ��.e.  BCD-I-CH  This advertisement  is not published or displayed by  the Liquor Control Board or by the  Government of British Columbia  Pender Harbour  BY7" SARAL'  Bill Secular had to make a  hurried, trip to Vancuover recently when he was taken suddenly sick while out fishing*.  Latest report have him feeling-  much better.  School chums of Susan Mal-  com presented her with a nice  gift in an effort to cheer her  up as she languishes in St.  Mary's Hospital. She is coming  along nicely now. .  Mrs. 0. Nichols is a patient  in St. Mary's. We all hope  you will soon be better, Nancy.  The many friends of Mr.*. S.  Mitchell of Irvine's Landing-  are sorry to hear that she is  confined to.her home, seriously  ill. All our good wishes go out  for a speedy recovery.  Mrs. S. Almas and Mrs. E.  Warnock were hostesses, during a shower to honor Miss-  Mary Burroughs of Halfmoon  Bay who was married November 10.  Peggy   Cameron   was  ,< Ostlicit   Eggs  One ostrich egg will make  an omelett as large as one  made with 3 dozen hen's eggs.  "Ostrich fruit" average eight  inches long, six inches in diameter and weigh about three  pounds.  hostess November 1 at a shower in honor of Miss Eleanor  Higgins who is to be a bride  in the near future.  The "Chum" fishing has  closed in this area for another  year and boats are already  ��� dispersing. Gibsons area is  open for Chums for quite a  spell yet.  E. Zurch took a trip to  Seattle ' for a few days. Jt  Rouse was a passenger on the  weekend boat for Vancouver,  while Mr. and Mrs. H. Round  have returned to Vancouver  for the winter.  Mrs. E. Cotton was a Harbour visitor for a few days.  E. Stephenson, who has been  a guest of the C. Brown's left  on a recent Jervis trip to spend  a few days in Nanaimo before  returning to his home in Hollywood.  Mr. and Mrs*. W. Warnock  have returned following a visit  to the big city. They travelled  via the B.C. Kid.  A very enjoyable dance was  held to celebrate Armistice  Day. Poppies and corsages  helped brighten up the,affair.  It was nice to see the many-  new faces from other areas.  Eats, provided by the ladies  were ample and very much  appreciated.  The door prize of a rifle was  won by Eric Davidson of the  fishing boat "Persipa."  Mr. and Mrs. Germaine have  as their guest their daughter  Joan with her husband.  Daughter Betty and her husband were visiting the J. McKay's recently.  In spite of inclement weather, Armistice Day services held  at Pendiera Hall were well attended. The color party, which  led the parade from the P.W.  shed, was composed of Captain  W. Kent, Mrs. C. Brown, Len  Wray and Tiffy Wray, all in  uniform.  Captain II. L. Germaine conducted the services while Rev.  Cannon A. Green, legion chap  lain, read from Eclesiastics.  Lloyd Davis presented the  wreath to Captain Germaine  to place on the stand while  pianist for the hymns was Mrs.  C. Cameron.  School, children sang Land  of Hope and Glory under  direction, of Mrs. Alice Haddock.  P. Trappit played Last Post  on the trumpet' also Reveille.  Captain Germaine took the  salute during the march past.  The wreath, made vby Mrs.  C. Reid, was later placed at  the cemetery. -  Coffee     and.   donuts    were*  served   by  the  ladies  of   the  W. A. ���"  assaseoa  PHONE: GIBSONS 76W  Mrs E. Nestman   '  IMMEDIATE SERVICE  >^mj��i,u'��iilm,��Jlip.mil1����rB  it, ... ��.iiiiii.i.n��wuujaua��  igaaw  ���WBMB1  ffiniWi"ir"'*fffBT?gwi^FrrT,ffl  for   logging  SCHRAMM  Air .Compressors.  NORTHWEST  Shovels and Cranes,  EIMGO  Eoeker Shovels.  Dependable   .loading   .of  sand, rock and gravel for  miner or contractor....  Speed, power and tonnage  at new, low cost.  "We Service What We  Sell."  MINING AN�� CONSTRUCTION  Put more tools on the job ���  specify SCHRAMM Tractor���  Compressors  or towing type  models. Capacities  60 ���  600  C.F.M.  Fast operation,  high output,  with easy Upkeep, are features  of these rugged shovels, cranes,  draglines  and  pullshovels.  Exclusive Agents for British  lit Hisif A-*��***���%��� ~x *&����>**��  Columbia,  WING LTD.  General Machinery Dealers  1383 Hornby Street  Vancouver, B. C.  TAtlow 1564  Special Announcement for:  PERSONS NOT REGISTERED WITH B.C.H.I.S.  OR  PERSONS in ARREARS of PREMIUM PAYMENT  You may now qualify for B.C.H.I.S. benefits after 14 days from date of payment of current premiums under the following conditions:  Pay* 6 months premium for the last half of 1951 and 6 months  premium for the first half of 1952.  AND,   .:   Agree to pay your arrears  in regular installments  of $400 a  month starting by December 31, 1951.  The acceptance of these'terms miuft'be made before November 30, 1951.  HOW    TO    ACT  Go to nearest B.C.H.I.S. Collection Office or. to the office of any Government Agent to make the necessary arrangements���OR fill in the form below  and send it with your remittance direct to the Commissioner, B.C.H.I.S.,  Victoria, B.C.  REMEMBER this arrangement must be completed before November 30, 19-51  and that after that date it is the intension of B.C.H.I.S. to ENFORCE PAYMENT OF ALL ARREARS in any manner permitted by the Act, without  further delay.' .   *  INSTRUCTIONS RE FORM: Complete this form and mail it to  the Commissioner, B.C.H.I.S., Victoria,- together with a cheque -  or money order for one year's premium, giving coverage up to  June 30, 1952 ($30. for a single person, $42.. for a person with  one or more dependents). If you have not previously registered  or do not know your registration number, write to B.JD.H.I.S;  for a registration form. You will be eligible for benefits 14 days  after you make your payment of one year's premium.  The foregoing is the result of British Columbia Hospital  Insurance Inquiry Board recommendations. *  BIRITISH COLUMBIA HOSPITAL INSURANCE SERVICE  Request for Installment Payment of Hospital Insurance Premiums.  HOSPITAL INSURANCE COMMISSIONER, VICTORIA, B.C.  I,  Hospital Insurance No.   (print full name)    .  of ,.��� .. .... B.C., hereby make application  (print full address)  to pay my Hospital Insurance premium as follows:  (1) Payment of one year's premium^ amounting to $.  is  enclosed herewith (see above for rates).  (2) Payment of my premium arrears w'Jl be made by me in regular monthly  instalments of $4.00 each. The first instalment will be due on Dec. 31,  1951, and subsequent instalments will be due on the last day of each  nion&h following. -  (3) I will be notified of the amount of my arrears and will be sent a  schedule of my instalment payments. .  Date  Signed  fja-wmwaHM^  II USE COAST NEWS FOR  CLASSIFIED ADS!  in mEmomAm  Lance  Corporal   Tom Jaek-  :-SOn.  Killed in action November  16 while serving with the 4:7th  Battalion.  "At the going down of the  sun and the morning, we shall  remember them."  Remembered by his loving  sister, Dorothy Erickson.  IfS^tr^ggjjj  Wm. McFadden  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 ?  '"'���i&S^Pl  L><  /a  * O JOHNNY COME TO HILO  O-Johnny come to Hilo,  0 tvakc her, O shake her, O shake  j that girl with (he blue dress on.   .  O Johnny come to Hilo, poor old man.  For over a century Lamb's Navy  has been the call of those who  know good rum. Smooth and  mellow it is matured, blerfded.  and bottled in Britain of the finest  Demerara R.ums.  Lamb's Wavy Rum  9 This advertisement is not published or  displayed by the Liquor Control Board or  by the Government of Bmish Columbia.  * An Old Sea Shanty >*"  'GENE "SH,ENT" HAIKSTON, left, and Laurent DauthuMe  shown at close quarters in the ninth round of their recent fight in  Montreal, which Hairston won by an unanimous decision. The  winner came close to scoring a knockout in the final round, the  bell coming to Datrahuille's rescue.  Gower   Gleanings  BY GYPSY TOWERS  A light in the Douglas cottage, find that son, Ross and  his family, have been enjoying  a week's peace and quiet by  our balmy shore. Learn that  Jimmy Chaster is getting lessons on how to hold ��� a baby  preparatory to becoming godfather to sister Dorothy's  young son, Brian, who is arriving with his parents by  plane" from Hamilton.  A gala evening was spent at  Bonnie Brook when Mr. and  Mrs. Percy Farnsworth entertained at dinner followed by  Scottish dancing. Later refreshments was served in the  Halloween motif. Mrs. Chaster  Sr., gallivanting over to the  Island. Mrs. Kay Fisher off to  the States for a little flutter  with old time friends.  Mr.. and Mrs. Hanney of  Vancouver visiting the Jules  Mainil's, Sorry,to report Mrs.  S. A. Porteous: in Hospital for  a check-up. Hope she will sOon :  be back to the Banana Belt.  Mrs. John Coleridge, ex-Gow-  erite, entertaining the Gower  W.A. Looking and feeling fit  again after her siege with the  flue. The new Mitchell King  home receiving its final coat  of varnish. Daughter Viola  King lending a hand while  relaxing for a day or two from  her sirenuous duties at the  North Vancouver Hospital.  Miss Mary Dykes enjoying  the long weekend. Mr. and  Mrs. W. Gray also taking advantage of the holiday. Mr.  and Mrs. William Bow putting  on a Scottish dance in their  honor. Soil John Bow and  family exuberating at Stronlochie. Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd  Elrick seeing that all' is well  at the Point.  Mr. and Mrs. Frank Crowhurst, son of Mrs. George  Crowhurst, and his three lovely  children have arrived by ear  from Hamilton, Ontario. Report a rather tiring trip  through the 'States with a .  month old baby. Plan on making their home at ?Gower. We  Sechelt-Jervis Towing Company  Your Local Complete Marine TOWING> SERVICE  AGENTS:������  Pender Harbour:  Bill  Donley���Phone.-  Sechelt   11S2  Gibsons.  Reg.   Godfrey���Phone:  Granthams  56  Nanaimo: Phone 555���Night: 1497 or 305  Vancouver:  Phone PAcific  4558;   Night-.  KErr.   6352  Phone Us Collect for Quotations  n  Tractor Transport No. V* ��� especially equipped for  hauling cats, trucks and logging equipment by sea  Lo�� Towing Scow Towing* Pile Driving  Dredging Wharf and Float Construction  Breakwater Construction Marine Salvage  Salvage Pumps  wish them all the best. And  that brings the gleanings up  to the Armistice .weekend.  Thursday November 22 1951 The Coast News 7  WHEN DID YOU LAST THINK ABOUT  A LOAN FOR FARM IMPROVBMTNT?  During the past-few years thousands of farmers across Canada have made good use of Farm Improvement Loans. They have  increased both the value of their farms and their own incomes.  Probably there have been times when you thought about applying for such a loan yourself. But when did you last check up  on the idea? Conditions and your prospects may have changed  since then.  The majority of Farm Improvement Loans have been made  to help farmers buy machinery of one kind or another. But there  are many other good purposes for a loan, such as the improvement of farmhouses and outbuilding?', or the installation of electricity, drainage and water systems. Again, these loans can cover  the purchase of livestock and the planting of fruit trees.  The cost of a Farm Improvement Loan i��, reasonable too -���  five, per cent a year ��� and it is repayable in instalment.? especially suited to the seasonal nature of your income as a farmer.  Why not think the idea over ayain, now? Then, if you feel  there is something* in the FIL plan for you, drop into the Gibsons, Sechelt or Port Mellon branch of the Bank of Montreal,  and have a word with Tom Larson, the manager. You'll find  him very helpful. __   ��� Advt.  fc***>��j  ikwL^o  ���    {Let*.  S&cmJ&e /*3&^^?__, ,J&^-yyfaeJ&reJ&anf/^/za*y��dfy  .   /i^/mui/^ii^j^irsende^^^M/m wtruxZyand if/yuan;sn j**"& ���manne^/iiu6^//Au^/<#awiic>tot/zt may  ny#u<.  ^asmx^yn*vmmy\iivm.i\\mm iimwuw(mnjauu.  Y^mbssj men.  er�� is  and QPP��St?yNITY  Training and experience in leadership are two of tlie most valuable assets  you can possess, no matter what lifetime career you select. You may  obtain both training and experience as a leader under a new plan whereby  the Canadian Army is training young men with Junior Matriculation or  Equivalent Educational Standard as Officers in the Active Force.  But there is a challenge in the standards you must meet ��� in the  courses you take and pass before you can qualify for a commission.  And, there is opportunity in the privilege of leading Canada's  soldiers at home and abroad.  If accepted you begin training at Camp Borden as an Officer Cadet  to qualify as a Second Lieutenant in the Active Forc6. You will receive  Second Lieutenant's pay while in training. When you are granted a commission you will then serve for periods of 3, 4 and 5 years as you choose  under the Short Service Commission Plan. At the end of this service  you may apply for a permanent commission.  To qualify you must be:���Single ��� Physically fit ��� Between 18 and  25 years of age and have a Junior Matriculation or Equivalent Educational Standard.  APPLY TODAY TO THE RECRUITING OFFICE  NEAREST YOUR HOME  No. 11 Personnel Depot, 4050 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C.  Army Recruiting Centre,  RCSA (CST & AA), Work Point Barracks, Esquimalr, B.C.  A4845.BC  listen to "Voice of the Army" ��� Tuesday and Thursday evenings ��� Dominion Network, ur:.tiriawf^?iirfi;  iw <i,nm1i.Jtj��tmim��  J��MOI/^to^ ���*���* '���- HPCW  n,nrfa��r..v.Ta;  8  The Coast News  Thursday November 22 1951  ACV  3  Lines  (15  words) for 35c 3  Insertions  (same  ad)  75c  Extra  words,  above   15-word   min.   2c  each   ���   Cash  with   order  Notices,   Engagements,   Marriages,   Deaths,   etc.,   75c   insertion  LITTLE ADS . . . BIG RESULTS  FOR SALE  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  1937 Ford station wagon, good  six-ply tires, $225 cash including license and balance of insurance. Phone Raynor, Sechelt, B.C. 97  1930 Model A. Can be seen at  Wakefield Coffee Shop. Fred  Graveley,   Sechelt,  B.C.  150 gal. galvanized lank and  fittings, $10; One Maslin rifle,  32x20, $35. Apply C. P. Smith,  Gibsons, B.C.  One 1942 Jeep, 1 8-cylinder  Chrysler motor, complete and  a quantity of 1934 Chev. parts.  Phone 68-J. 97  Ladies bedroom slippers, $1.87  and up. Fleece, fancy, and moccasins. Mens house slippers  Romeo's fleece moccasins and  felts. Also childrens, all styles,  for Xmas. tfn.  FOE RENT  Comfortable furnished 5-room  cottage, Granthams: Landing,  modern, -water front lot, oil  furnace and stove, refrigerator. Insulated. Rent $60. Apply A. C. Grant, Granthams  Landing, B.C. .97.  Wanted to borrow $1,500 at 6  p.e. Farm first mortgage, security $6,500. Apply Box 10,  Coast News.  USE  THE COAST NEWS  CLASSIFIED ADS!  UNION SPECIALS  Shop Early For Xmas  Our prices compare with the city  Drop in and see our many Christmas gift selections.  HARDWARE  Double Boilers  Potato    Pots  $1.80 $2.10  $2.15  GROCERIES  NEW PRICES ON SOA,P POWDERS  DUZ Giant pk.  Tide  Oxydol Large pk.  fcinso  Ogilivies Minute Oats 48 oz.  5 lb. bags  Quick Quaker Oats  Golden Syrup  Rogers  Heteake Mix  Aunt Jemima Buckwheat  48  oz.  5  lb.  5  lb.  3y2  lb.  75c  38c  34c  49c  36c  50c  76c  61c  ��� SATURDAY ONLY  BUTCHER  Sirloin  T. Bone  Wing  steaks or roasts per lb.  $1.09  NEW OPERATING HOURS  Now open sCx days per week, except Sunday*  HOURS Monday ��� Friday 9-6 p.m.  Saturday   9-.6.30 p.m.  YOUR RED AND WHITE STORE  Union General Store  Phone Sechelt 18.  Halfmoon Bay  BY Mrs K. RAVEN  Welcome home to Mr. and  Mrs. Miller of Welcome Beach,  who returned about two weeks  ago.  Marion JSkytte celebrated  her seventh birthday two  weeks ago. Happy birthday,  Marion!   /  The Drama Club will be  under direction of Mrs. Jack  Burrows, according to a decision made recently. Mrs. Olive  ��� Smith will also be on the controlling panel.  Mrs. Richard Laird has very  generously 'volunteered to act  as pianist for both groups. If  it is music and dancing that  is of interest to you, then get  in touch with either Mrs. Stan  Moffat or''Mrs. Ralph Kangas.  Both these ladies have volunteered to help. Mrs. Olive  Smith at 7-Z can give you any  information  on either group.  A bingo and card party will  be promoted toward the end  of this month in order to raise  funds for Childrens' Christmas parties. . '  Next club meeting will be  December 6, with Mrs>. Wally  Stewart and Mrs. Cormack as  co-hostesses.  Our sympathy goes out to  Mrs. Jerry Forten on the death  of her brother, A. Kuzma,  killed in a hunting accident.  Warming news to persons  waiting for the bus is the new  coffee bar and soup dispenser  that Gordie King has installed.  The Liberal Association held  its regular meeting, November  15. It was decided not. to hold  a meetinp in December. Date  of the January meeting, will be  announced .later, when \ it is  hoped to have James Sinclair,  M.P., as. guest slpeake'r. The'  date would then hinge on Mr.  Sinclair's  ability  to  attend.  A very pretty wedding was  solemnized at the home of Mr.  and Mrs. Jack Burrows on  November 10, when their  daughter, Mary, became the  bride of Mr. Frank Kingston.  Rev. A. Green of Columbia  -Coast Mission officiated. Best  man and matron of honor were  Mr. and Mrs. Ray Fenn.  The bride's gown wes of  royal blule velvet with navy  blue accessories and a gardenia  corsage.  The matron of honor wore a  wine-toned gown and carried  carnations.  Mr. and Mrs. Frank King-  ston, of Bloedel, Vancouver  Island, parents of the groom,  were weekend" guests of the  bride's'parents.  The newly married couple  left immediately following the  ceremony on a honeymoon.  They will mabe the home at  Halfmoon Bay.  IK!  S  gggrs Warning  Logging operators should  participate in the development  of a new crop o? trees as the  old crop is harvested, states  J. W. Baikie, president, The  Truck Loggers' Association.  .^Fundamental to realistic  forest management in British  Columbia," he says, "is first  the development of an adequate fire prevention and protection program, and secondly,  the re-stocking of. cropped or  burned-over lands which are  best suited for the growing of  trees."  "If these two sustained yield  principles are followed," he  adds, "neither the public nor  the operators need fear the depletion of the forest resources  of the future."  These topics will.-be-emphasized at the Ninth. Annual  Convention of the Truck Log  gers  Association.  ROYAL NAVY  DEMERARA    RU  This advertisement is not published or displayed)  by the Liquor Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia.  VANCO   Domestic   Range   with   Air   Flo  mechanical draft burner, completely fitted.  VANAT,   Domestic   Range   with   Air   Flo  natural draft burner,."completely fitted.'...  AIR^FLO,   Domestic Range with Air Flo  mechanical draft burner, completely fitted  N TRADE-INS ACCEPTED  We also   stock   the   Air   Flo range conversion " burner,  mechanical draft, model YF and F8 tlffi  This includes burner and installation costs.   qHIM  $249.50  $225 v  $279.50  /  Gibsons Electric  Phone Gibsons 45 ���  1  %  I  V^  1  BECOME A MEMBER OF  i ��� f  OUR CHRISTMAS CLUB  With each two dollar value of all purchases made between  November 26 to December, you will receive one share in  the club.  Each share holder will participate in a draw to be held  at the elementary school on December 20, when holders of  lucky shares will receive free gifts.  '.���i.  General Store  Phone Gibsons 107

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