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Array i * > ^ y '  Provincial Library %  Victoria, B. C.  Phone your news or  orders to  S-xth Year of Publication    Vol. 6-1  Sf       r    r  \(T.��*  "i ���, *  Thursday January 3 1952     v �� ��� ving the Sunny Sechelt Peninsula "Where Fishermen N��ed -Never "Lie."  f ; ��� ,...*  ' ���   ' ( -,    , -    i ��� " -��� ��� :   * * - -'   -  rummond Again H  C "���*''.  ,,r& ':}  eads  ew Village Commission  James Drummond was named to his old job of Village Com  mission   chairman  "Wednesday.  during  the   firs  meetmg  of the new year,-  Taps  GEN;    DWIGHT    J��.    EISENHOWER    greets  PRIME MINISTER WINSTON CHURCHILL on  the letter's arrival at .Supreme Headquarters  lied Powers Europe near Paris. Geh. Elsen-  ipwer. Supreme Allied Commander, later played  host to his smiling 'British visitor. In it- brief  address, Churchill told SHAPE officers "we are  not against the Russian people. We are against  tyranny and aggression in any farm and to  whatever form it is cloaked."  Pre Christmas  uccess  Commissioners Are  Thanked For Work  Auto Camp  Village Water  J. H. Crane will be granted  permission to tap the village's  water supply for, his 11-unit  auto camp how' under construction at the corner of the  Shaw and Sechelt highways.  The village* also authorized  local taxi drivers to construct  a shelter and taxi call stand  on the present taxi stand  within the village.  The permit will be of a temporary nature.  Commissioners! granted Jules  ^chutz the right to operate a  parking lot on his1 property  north of the present Dr Inglis  residence. -:'  This was the permit which  had been ?? delayed following  application from ���, the doctor  by commissioners  if the lot would  to the  and efforts  to find out  constitute a  traffic.  "menace"  y'^mtmw^ti^&0-  J is put on :by the children bf Madeira. Park Superior School in  (ie Schdpl\Hall just prior to the holidays.  t The programme, which  - \ , .-,   w.^AtJLiilP g .Cpn}flussio,ners^riii  ever,'V ^Harley;Anderson and*Mrs. E.    n  Nestman-were given a; vote, of  thanks and appreciation from  programme, wnicn was  hng and varied and accepted  .Vith enthusiasm by spectators,  J-oung a<nd old, included plays,  Quartettes, dances, poems and  } arol singing.  | Miss Hawkirison, Miss Moore  Mrp. Seymour and School  Principal Thomas were re-  sponsiblt for direction and  production, of the various  parts.  The programme opened with  a    poem    followed    by    the  rhythm, band and singing. Sailor's ?H?ornpipe'was next which  in turn gave way to a play,  "Santa's    Pack,"    by    Miss  Moore's class.   Another   play,  .the "Case  of Stolen   Tarts."  wap'followed by'the nativity  play,":-" Jesus     Ahatonahia.''  written-'by the   Jesuit   priest  Father ^Brebeuf,- more    than  300 years ago for-the Huron  Indians.  A-dance, the hornpipe, was  ;next which  gave way to the  minstrel^ quartette, ' then     a  '-Swecfisii Sauce. Carols included  'The !rHblJy* and   the   Ivy,"  'Silent'   Night,"   "Deck   the  Halls"    and    the    "Rocking  Pongl*     *  A playJette, "Bolt, the  j[>oor;" was "extremely well  indled", by Miss Seymour's  ass.-This was followed by  His Fir��t Shalve," a play in  ie act by-RonaldJElse.  Opinion of the concert, was  nited in praise of the splendid  fforts put forth by the young-  ters and J the unstinting  mount of work put in by the  romptersiand directors alike.  the remaining members  Patman  *Veekiy Event  Every "Wednesday in Gibsons Church Hall, the Choir  and Glee Club, with Mrs. R.  Vernon conducting.  GRANTHAMS LANDING���-  Mr. and Mrs. John 'William  Patman were in receipt of a  telegram from Buckingham  Palace during the holidays- on  , the occasion of. their diamond  wedding.  Father and mother of Mrs.'  Harry Reichelt, the still young  couple, he is 84 years and Mrs.  Pa'tman is 79, came from Edmonton in 1933 when Mr. Patman retired from the C.N.R.  where he worked in the freight  department.  They were married in London, England, December 23  and celebrated the great event,  60 years later, in Granthams  withfla- quiet at home party of  friends who dropped ,in to see  the happy couple.  They have seven grandchildren and six - great granchil-  dren.  Following their long stay in  Alberta', the legislature of that  province wired them congratulations on the 23rd.  Mrs. H. D. Bertwell, Mrs. II.  Reichelt and Harry Patman  are the 'three' children surviving. One son was killed' on  the Llandovery Castle disaster,  during World War. 1.  Mr. Patman has had a long  and varied career despite his  many years with the one company.' " ^      .  Following -his   arrival  from  England he started one of the  first Athabascan freight services.  appreciation  moved  by Commissioner Macnicol at  the last meeting of the year.  In accepting the thanks,  Commission Chairman, Mrs. E  Nestman pointed out thai  many decisions she had to  make during recent "years ;she  was in office were "hard decisions to make. They always  seemed' to hurt someone for  the good of the community.  These are unavoidably and I  suppose we all have to pay for  government in one way or the  other."  William Skellett, last yea'rV  roacl commissioner, was hand--  ed the most difficult and onerous chair of the year Avhen he'  accepted* the position of water,  commissioner. ��  Robert Macnicol, last year's  chairman of- finance, remains  in that position for another  term.  W.  Boucher  will  take   over  Harley Anderson's old job of  fire, light, building and  sani-  * tation.       ��� ;  It should be a warm year  for commission debate if lasts  night's session was any criterion.  Ex-banker   Boucher,  at   hig-  first  meeting  of  the   commission, let loose with a condemn-  .   atory barra'ge against the long  discussed truck.  He demanded and will. get.  an investigation...of-.the truck  buying and its lack of ' operation.  "This   vehicle   has worked  only  SO hours   to   November  1," he  charged:   "This   work  could have been done for $50.0  whereas it will cost the village  .a great amount  more;''  ? v vHe;poiiitecl; out there will? be  *$1300 depreciation:? against tfter  yehicle^nextv M?ay ;?^??vthai ^tfie  ^$iy(^r%^^^-.^^^y^^^fy  "GIBSONS.;; ���: This village  wa^vfurther enriched by receipt  of a cheque for $4700, part *of  the S.S. and M.A. returns from  the .Provincial.���Government.  ]?n a covering letter thp  minister of finance informed  the council it could plan on  a further $2300 from the same  source     sometime    ?in     June.  "This will: help with compilation of the budget," the letter  said.  The budget will he  set by  the   new council   sometime in  "'&������' ���:-������������   ���' :.yy,     ..'������'.  Village Asks Victoria  For Bay - Franklin fiinds  The Bay���Franklin Road, long a headache with the village  and the Department of Public Works alike, seems to be no nearer  reconstruction despite recent meetings with department officials  and Road Commissioner William Skellett.  Following disapproval from    ______���__���.���v:;   the village on recent plans forwarded by the -department,  Public Works officials took-  time off to personally inspect  the contentious road -which  was turned over to the village  following  amalgamation.  Findings of both the village  commission and the "engineers  - was hardly in accord* Gibsons  will now ask for ha'lf the recently proposed expenditure  and will attempt to remedy the  rapidly worsening situation on  its" own.  It may. be recalled that A.  E. Ritchey, recently elected  commissioner, with a, bid of  slightly .$4000 for reconstruction of. the highway, was  turned down by the Department as being "too high."  The argument has waged ever  since.  The  government  claims   it  turned down the highway bid  in order to save the village  money. (Gibsons and the Government will split costs.)  The department then came  back with a profile of the  work planned which was turned down by the villagae as  being  entirely ' * inadequate.''  This recent consultation  which has ended in a stalemate, is the last move in the  proposal to surface and widen  and ditch the present "glorified trail," from WardilY  corner, past, the Ritchey residence to where it again;joint  the Grower Point 'road.  Recent? estimates of the- government were for $3100. This  means that the village has  requested half of this sum and  they will take over entire responsibility for the road.  ^ocalv?sandins vhadvto^B^v=��or.��  by private firms this winter;.  and that the garage had to be  still considered in the summing  up. ��� .���-.-    y-yy >- ; -���; ','������'���  Commissioner Macnicol was*'  quick to point out that the  coming of the ferry had  champed the truck picture aawl  Jhat when it was bought the  "whole commission 'with the'  exception of ?Mrs. Nestmam- hadii  voted for it." #  One of the reasons the^ truek-  had been bought wa's to* convey pipe for the new -Water-*  system but the ferry had altered this. It is thought the pipe-'  will be carried from Vancouver directly by contracting;  companies.  Mr. Boucher's charges of.  "wasted,money,", will be in--  vestigaited. Commission chair-~  man James 'Drummond., Conx-  missioner William Skellett and 1  Commissioner Boucher will bathe, committee. ������-..--.-  ���     * '.?...  dommissioner A. E. Ritchey  is fighting for-a'full time?  maintenance man to do work  for the village. His contention  was that Clerk Robert Burns,  should be. given authority t'ov  detail work. It was > tliougliil  ....this- would take the onus. off"  the commissioners -for seeingr  that' every trifling detail was-  atrended, to.  Discussion oil this ended  with-the Finance Committee-  chairman telling the cleric'  "that- he would do as lie wasr-  told."  Clerk    Robert    Burns    had  asked for'authority to s>ee that  any work he detailed was ear--  ried out..He did not feel that    .  the onus should be his alone.  'Farmsrsy-'-Institute-  T^ -Meet S-^rrs -  The?,..Annual Meet'vT of the  ���Farmers' Institn^e.'will hP IielcF  i>i the Parish Hall on Ja!nitar^"  7 at S p.m.', it, \\;a* announeed?  recently. The Coast News    Thursday January 3 1952  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 p^r copy. United States and Foreign, $2.50 per year.  Phone Gibsons 45  Box 6, Gibsons. % British Columbia.  iLonatd  id  Opportunity Lacking, Here  Down through the years has come the cry, "why do all the  young people leave Gibsons to go to work in the city or some other  place? -  A young lady, a graduate witi honors front our high schoo  last year, has given as clear an answer as should be needed.  "We have to leave," she said'plaintively, "because we have  to live and a young single girl cannot work in this village.,,'  On a rough check we found that she is quite right. Of the  more than 20 women employed, more or less regularly in Gibsons  stores and offices, 20 of them are married with families. A large  . majority of them: have husbands working.  N It is little wonder that local, single girls cannot get work here  Perhaps when this area wakes up to the fact it; is actually  driving its youngsters out instead of holding them and developing  a young, vigorous community then will, Gibsons grow.  The people of Gibsons are to blame for the younger element  leaving. It ill becomes the Board of Trade and like bodies to weep  crocodile tears about the youth of bur area wandering when they  insist on hiring married women and thereby driving the youth  away. ( ....... .������....  We are' heartily in accord with the sentiments of this young  lady who spoke so feelingly about conditi'ons here.  "Why should anyone with youngsters come to Gibsons |to  live," she asked. "The children will Deforced into the city within  a few years. The older people will be on their own. They should  stay in Vancouver in the first place.''  When next you hire help, vloolf around and giye the opportunity to youth. That is a true investment in the future and will pay  each and all of us dividends.       " '"''���";yy'  Gower   Gleanings  BY GYPSY TOWERS  The harvest this, week is  very poor. The; natives much  too-busy wrapping up the last  ro'nute parcels, the final house  cleaning, another batch of  c.i' inberry sauce and the watch-  in V and listening for the mail  in an, delighted with the daily  service and under such handicaps. Haiven't heard what  happened Thursday.  Can report,. however, that  M;-. and, Mrs. James Dykes  have joined the ranks, of migrants 'and are spending the  ff ,^ive ��@A��on; with their fam-  5% am Vancouver. The Pete  N.?eholson's polishing up-, their  new toaithroom in anticipation  of ((Slaughter Thelma's arrival  'fir the holidays; Mr. and Mrs.  ^r:;iiam Bow in to Vancouver  a^ompained by Mr. and Mrs..  A. B. B. Hill, the latter en.  rc.vie to Lumby. While hi Vancouver the Bow's attended the  C'/istmaa Ball of the" Lady  A' ;rdeen Dance Group at the  Prr dr Pan. Back to Stronlochie  tc   :et up their Christmas tree  and dispense a little Christmas  cheer and then back to North  Vancouver to spend Christinas  with* their family.  Hear the Jim Beaton's are  spending Christmasi in Van.-'  couver with daughter ? Murie 1,  Harry and Ernest who are  motoring up from Portland  for the occasion. Mr. Beaton  eager to try his new Plymouth  on  Gower's famous roads!  Too late to wish you a Merry  Christmas, but double ' the  wishes for New Year and hope  it is the besa, yet.  *  And Money Goes  I was driving ' through \~the  country with an old gentleman ?  to inspect a farm and we were  discussing, that inevitable topic, taxies. As we passed a  school bus> he exclaimed"  f" See! That's what I mean.  When I was a boy we walked  three miles to school. Now we  spend $5,000 for a bus to pick ���  up the children so they don't  have to walk. Then- we spend  $30,000 for a�� gymnasium ? so  they get proper exercise!"  '���'������-   ���- Readers-' Digest,  The Nanaimo Towing Co. Ltd.  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 4553 ��� PAcific?6825  Phone Us Collect for Quotations -  .y ���'���... ��� '��� '���' ���    . :,~'        v.  ' ��� Tractor^ Transport No. V * ���. especially equipped for  , hauling oats, trucks and logging equipment by? sea  Log Towing^ Scow Towing ^Pile Driving  I)redging Wharf and Moat? Construction  breakwater Construction 'Z   Marine Salvage  Salvage Pumps? V  Readers Right  'Editor, The kewsK '  Sir: ���"'" ���   ;  Whije, discussing union matters with, one of the  crew of  the M.V. Quillayute it came to  my attention thai many have  "���: the desire to join the Seaman's  International Union.  T was given  to understand  '- that one of the.officers of the  , ship is against the men. joining such a union as he claims-  ~it   is   Communistic.    He  also  made the crew-afraid of their  jobs and they want the union  as a bargaining agent.  This union has been in touch  with this boat and I would  advise the crew to- keep in  touch. v .?  -y-, Robert Lamonfr '  .����� .   The crew of the Quillayute'������  is even now 'negotiating with ,  the  ferry    owners    and  more  than  one   union   with   a   view  to   becoming    unionized.    The'  owners  and  managers   of  the  ferry  are in  accord  with the .  move. It may  be pointed out  that  many  of the   crew   even  : now get higher wages than  they will if a union does come  in following the voted desiiv  of all members. ��� Ed.   Editor, Coast News,.  Sir: ���   ?  Tour    timely    editorial    on  Community   Spirit  was   right  to the point,  and I feel sure  no  doubt   has   inspired  many  '  thoughts along ,the subject.  For several- years there has  been a keen feeling that a hall  ; down in the village is a necessity for small gatherings etc.,  and in the not too distant  future many of us hope to see  : the Municipal Hall enlarged  just' for that purpose.  In the 'meantime there is one  spot available for all resiring  in Gibsons who have a yen for  ; reading;    '/  Through the generosity of  Mrs. E. Nesitm'an, her home is  open'two aftenoons a week  from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Thursday and Saturday.  This enables the Provincial  Travelling Library to issue  books to those interested.  This Irate been going.on for  eight years' with Dave Donaldson as Librarian. Thh is a  free service as the Department  allows nothing for expenses.  Everyone has the privilege  of enjoying, it, provided books  are taken? care of and returned  on ��� due date. There is a good  selection of both fiction and  nonaction, and what could be  better than a good book for  spare moments.  . The records show that some  2,500 volumes have been issued  during the last year.  This aljl ^has been possibly  through the efforts of these  two folks and a small interested group.  -,   With   the    Season's    Greetings!  ��� Subscriber  SluCGfyb  ^  New Government >  Unit Urged By Loggers  Should the present, provincial Department of Lands, and  Forests be separated-'into two f  divisions,   each   with   is   own  cabinet minister? That it  one...  of the questions which will be"  debated at The Truck Loggers'  Association ninth  annual convention, in Vancouver, on January 16, 17 and 18.  "In our early .history, when  forestry was relatively unim-  *. portant, the union of the Department of Lands and Forests  was a: logical one," says Association president J. W. Baikie.  "With;,the expansion bf our  provincial economy, over the  years, the problems of administration have become more  acute. There' is a belief that  the operation of these two  complex divisions should be  separated for greater efficiency. The appointment, in recent'  times, of two deputies to the  Department of Lands , and  Forests indicates that the next  logical step would be the sep~  arat-ion of these two divisions, ���  each with its own' cabinet  minister,"  Baikie  concludes.  Civilization is playing heck  with the world. An African  tribal chief had to go to London zoo to see the first lion.  k uMiiiirtiii flttwiiiMmt��flamimiiBi��Mi��m��inii��ti*Miittur4  FOR THE VERY  FINEST  HARDWARE  CHINA and DRY GOODS  GROCERIES ��� DRUGS  FISHING SUPPIES  HOME ESSENTIALS  MURDOCH'S  MARINE SUPPLY  Pender Harbour, B.C.  1  rji'iaii"a'Ha��*MM����������nr*��^��**OTm��iM*^  "Old at 40,50,60?"  ���Man, You're Crazy  Forget your wet Thousands are peppy at 70. Trr  "pepping up" wltn.Ostrex. Contains tonle for waakj  rundown feeling'due solely to'body's lattk ot iron  wnjen many men and women eaU. "old." Trjr  Ostrex Tonle Tablets tor nep,-youngar feeling; thai''  very day. New "get acquainted" slat ��tf�� Mfc  for sale a* all drag stone everywhere. T  TO A MILLION CANADIANS  ,. .        ,   - ��� ...  THE THREE SUNS  Artie Dunne, AI and Morty Nevina, better,  known aa THE THREE SUNS provide thol  five minute* of distinctive melody heard'  each afternoon at 1:05.  Dial 980 at 1:05 Monday  through Friday  ^V/  Bank of Montreal  WORKING   WITH   CANADIANS   IN   EVERY   V/ALK   OF   LIFE   SINCE   1817  , AD 102  FIRST WITH THE NEWS: 3ids are invited for the purchase of the following:  (1) Kleindale  School  Building  (2) Silver    Sands    School    Building    and  v#  ��#-  teacherage  The buildings to be moved at Purchasers' "risk and  expense. >        y.  y;   .' ,        '  'J, ' **  Bids will be received by the undersigned till 1 o'clock  p.m. on Monday, January 14*,1952.  ���< The lowest or any bid will no^ necessarily be accepted.  ���   :      ��    : '-ZZ ZZ Mrs. ANlSrE:BURNS,  .'���..., ������-yy ���     y:.,y-"---\ZZ-'    y   ������.  -   ���  .Secretary-Treasurer,  ~    v    Sechelt.School District No. 46  "   ' ���'. ��� :'.Z      ?*-''"'''" '    "  1    ; ,       .   Gibsons, B.C.  Sh  opping  I n T  own  It so .  DON'T  BE A  PACK HORSE  have Vancouver stores deliver your  larger parcels to our warehouse ���  we deliver up to 100 lbs. for only  $1.00 in  Gibsons.  R. H. I  v.  OPERATING AS  ancouver - Gibsons Fre  M. T. NAKKEN  MANAGER  184 East 1st  VANCOUVER  ��� Phone Gibsons 50 or 36-C ���..  "Large or Small ��� We Carry Them AH"  iries  Inglis Warehouse  GIBSONS.  Halfmqori Bay  BY Mrs K, RAVEN  Many were the festivities  lined up.by this friendly community in order that everyone  should be able to celebrate  Christmas, v '  ?Pirst was the open house  and Christmas party in Redroofs Hall, December 15. Despite the fact that many residents were weekending in the  big city, there was a, bumper  turn-out which gave evidence  of the friendly spirit of this  community." -  Nexi in line was the Childrens' Party at ?Miarianne  Hall on December 19. Willing  workers fixed the tree, tended  the fires and decorated the  hall.'  Approximately 75 children  sat down to a supper of sandwiches, jelly, ice cream and  cake. While the grown-ups  mingled and ate in informal  groups. Congratulations are in  order to the hard working  convenors, Mrs. R. Laird and  Mrs. J. Burrows.  Paper hats and noise makers  were introduced to the youngsters who used them with gusto  until supper time. Carols were  sung until the arrival of Santa  Claus. i  Each, child received a present from the grey bearded  man. Two surprise presents  cropped up; .one to Mrs.. JV  ., Hanney, pur . popular school  teacher, and the other to Hard  Working Mrs. J. Burrows,  who has also been past president of our P-TA.. v,  May I, as president of the  P-TA, take this opportunity of  saying' thank you to all those  .who helped to make our festivities the success they were.  Bill Kolterman of. the Half-  ��� moon Bay Liberals^ would also  like to talce this; opportunity  of thanking everyone for* such'  loyal support during the past  year. He would like to give a  special' note of appreciation to  Mr. and Mrs. Jim Cooper of  Redroofs Hall. Mr. Cooper  always donates the use of his  kitchen aiid hall each month  andvalwaysi has a glowing fire  in readiness, when such is  needed?  The best of season's greetings also goes out to everyone  from the V.O.N., and a special  note of the 'best in the coming  year to "Miss?' Baker, V.O.N.  nurse, who works so hard and  untiringly oh behalf- of the  area. '  The P-TA meeting will be  held in the School Hall on the  ninth of January.  Thursday January 3 1952    The Cv;ast J\'ew8  3  DENIS MORGAN ��� VIRGINIA MAYO  ���m  "Painting the Clouds with Sunshine"  Saturday, January 5  7 and 9 p.m.  s  sends best wishes for a bright  and prosperous New Year.  In 1952, the British. Columbia Power  Commission will continue to keep pace  with the growth of our province. At  the same time, constant planning for  the bright future of B.C.-���for mdustrles,  businesses and for the needs of? the  individual householders in our 24 power  districts���-will assure ADEQUATE,  RELIABLE POWER for better living���  for modern living. -  "' '   l. v  POWER MEANS PROGRESS  BftSTSS&ti   COLUMBIA  -P&WER COMMISSION  IHlgsgj^  ANNE BLYTHE ��� GEORGE MeREADY  in  "The Golden Horde"  Monday, January 7 .7 and 9 p.m.  -.   BOB HOPE ��� DOROTHY LAMOUR  in  "They've Got Me Covered"  Tuesday, January 8 .'.  8 p.m.  Wednesday, January 9    8 p.m.  MARIO LANZA  in  "The Great Caruso"  Thursday, January 10  8 p.m.  Saturday, January 12  7 and 9 p.m.  Business and Professional  D I RECTORY  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  PLUMBING and HEATING  SUNSET HARDWARE  ��� GIBSONS ���  Registered 'Plumbers  PLUMBING  Sales and Contracting .  Plumbing   Heating  and  and Supplies  REAL ESTATE  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.  Builders' Hardware  Paint ��� Plumbing  ��� Appliances ~  Complete  Installation  ,   Maintenance Service  .  DELIVERIES  TO ALL POINTS  MACHINISTS  HILLS MACHINE .SHOP  Mobilized Welding  Welding anywhere ��� Anytime  Expert Tradesmen  Precision  Machinists  Phone 54 ��� Res: 58  PLUMBING  Plumbing, and  Electrical  Supplies __ Fixtures  S����rviV��"  SECHELT BUILDING  SUPPLIES  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 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.  TURKEYS FOR SALE  ��� All  Sizes ���  AUNE'S TURKEY FARM  Phone Wilson Creek 5.W  WATCH REPAIRS  J. A. HAGUE  Watch "Repairs'  Engraving ��� Ronson  Parts  GIBSONS.  B.C.  BUSINESS SERVTCE  BUSINESS BUREAU  Complete   Accounting  Service  Income  Tax  Problems  ~ Secreterial Work  Phone:   Sechele  55  SEE  THE COAST NEWS.  FOR RUBBER STAMPS 4  The Coast News     Thursday January 3 1952  *J"  1 Good Cheer Circulating Wood  Heater  2 Good Cheer Circulating Coal Heaters  Coleman Gas Lamps  Apply to Mrs. Annie Mac Donald, Irvines Landing. B.C.,  for further particulars.  The Board of School Trustees,  Sechelt District No. 46  Notice To Contractors  Tenders are invited for the construction of roadways  and sidewalks at the new high school at Gibsons, B.C.  ���  Plains and  specifications may  be obtained  from the  undersigned.  Tenders must be submitted on or before 1 o'clock p.m.  on Monday, January 14, 1952.  The lowest  or any tender will hot necessarily be  accepted. . ,  ���.. ��� ��� .-.��� ��� ��� /���  ' '     Mrs. ANNE BURNS,  Secretary-Treasurer,  Sechelt School District No. 46  Gibsons, B.C.  SECHELT  BY ARIES  Miss Violet Walker is visiting here from Lethbridge,  Alberta', and enjoying it very  much. She is visiting her sister  ond brother in law, Mr. and  Mrs. Joe Hansen, and brother  and sister in law, Mr. and Mrs.  Norman Walker.  Mrs. Bill Hunter made a  rush trip to Sechelt, and tells,  us that Bill is still very sick,  but coming along. He is still  holding his own, which is good  news.  Doreen Doyle is still "in Vancouver. She is doing very well  so far.  George Gowland is bac?k  from Queen Charlotte Island  and now at Osborne's camp,  which is nearer home, and  family.  the wood-working class where  the school boys are learning  carpentry in the basement of  the Service Store. Very busy  instructing ; was Tom Turner,  and active in other directions  were Bert 'Sim and Paul Strosheim. The boys were very  proud of what they were doing, and we are quite sure that!  visitors are welcome. This,  they tell us, is ai project of the  local P-TA..  Mr. and Mrs George Gibson had a very pleasant surprise in the Nelson Island home  when Viscount Alexander, the  Governor General, called on  them. With him were his two  sons.  Mr. and Mrs. George Shaw  have moved from Halfmoon  Bay to the No. 1 Cottage on  the Waiterfront, Union Property. George is a bus driver.  The word industry mentioned in connection with Gambier  Island made me come up f or  air, witht apparently nothing  to work with; something comes  out of thV;;Hat-vlike\..1^*it;.:.Il'-  shows you 8ur potentialities.  All we need is leadership. We  all 'seem to be holding each  other back. The quotation is  in order, I think: ��� 'You are a  bettetr man than I am, Gunga  Din."  , We all make resolutions  every year, and some of theim  are kept. I ana goin g to quit  grumbling so much, and try to  find the bright spots. When  children done anything..wrong  years ago, it was never broadcasted, it was taken care of at  SECHELT MOTOR TRANSPORT Ltd  PROPOSED CHANGE IN SCHEDULE AND TARIFF  ��� ��� *   * ������ ��� ������ v ���,   ���-..������"  Subject to the consent of the Public Utilities Commission, it is proposed  to make certain changes in the Sechelt���Vancouver schedule and tariff with  effect from February 1st. 1952.  From Vancouver  7:30 p.m. trip now operating daily ]to operate on Fridays & Sundays. -  From Sechelt  6'00 a.m. trip now operating daily to operate daUy except Sundays..  5:45 p.m. trip now operating daily to operate Fridays,:. Saturdays'   ��  & Sundays.  Whereas at present return tickets are sold for 180% of one way  ���  fare it is proposed to sell ,one way tickets only.  Copies of the proposed schedules and tariff in detail are available for  inspection by, the public a> the office of the Company at Sechelt and at "the  Bus Terminal in Vancouver. ' ���  Any objection to the proposed schedules and tariff may be filed with the,  Superintendent of Motor Carriers, Public Utilities Commission, 1740 West ,  Georgia St., Vancouver, B.C., not later than January 14th, 1952.  HOPKINS LANDING  i    ���  This run will be discontinued for the winter monfhs owing to negligible  returns and poor traffic conditions. : '  I!  Use Copst News Classified Ads  home. I was* disappointed in  speaking to a Glasgow policeman; I used to think it was so  good there. He informed me  there was eight of them to  certain blocks. They' generally  caught 'the culprit redhanded  and" landed them a kick. They  got to ihe seat of the crime  immediately, no arrests: The  straight line was better than  the circle.  Win; McFadden  Optometrist  GIBSONS  PKone Gibsons 91  Office     Hours  9:00   afm. to 5:00 p.m.  Evenings by Appointment  Every day except Thurs.  Why go to Vancouver for  Optical Service ?  The Coast News  3 Lines (15  words) for 35c 3 Insertions (same ad)  75c  Extra words, above   15-word min.  2o  each  ���  Gash  with  order  Notices,   Engagements,   Marriages,   Deaths,   etc.,   75c   insertion  LITTLE ADS .. .BIG RESULTS  ���   ���������'���. ��� ���   y  �������.  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  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. Anderson Shoes,  Gibsons,       ' tfn  1950 Hillmatn, 6,000 miles.  Radio and heater, white wall  tires, foam rubber seats, $1250.  Apply Standard Motors No. 2.  Phone Sechelt 64. 102  1300 fathoms 5/16" sisal rope.  Apply Gibsons 64-1*.  PERSONAL  Best ^Wishes   for   the   New  Year and thanksi to my many  friends for * their kindness.    [;  Dorothy ?Erickson,  ?i  Wilson Creek.;*  FLOWERS FOR ALL OCCASIONS  PHONE: GIBSONS 76W  Mrs E, Neatman  IMMEDIATE' SERVICE  vir  GROCERIES ,  A direct shipment of  Meltis Favourite Candies        i lb.  *' New Low Price  Sweet Milk lib.  Powdered skim milk. A quart of milk  for less than 9 cents.  Ormond's Biscuits  Sweet. ?Regular price 23e  HARDWARE  per pk  89c  35c  20c  Fine selection of aluminum pots and  pans; ?,Gla,ss  Cutting  done' promptly  and reasonably prices.  BUTCHER  Mature Ontario Cheese      per lb.  Salt Pork  per lb.  59c  45c  Introducing the new Caulked Rubber Boots  $21.50  NEW OPERATING HOURS  Now open sCx days per week, except Sunday.  HOURS     v Monday ��� Friday 9-6 p.m.  Saturday  9 - 6.30 p.m.  9  YOUR RED AND WHITE STORE  Union General Store  v   Phone Sechelt 48

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