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 Provincial Library,  Victoria,   B.   C.  Phone your news or  orders to  Gibsons 45  Sixth Year of Publication    Vol. 6 -17 Thursday April 24 1952      Published in GIBSONS, B.C.     Serving the Sunny Sechelt Peninsula  Bowsing  for Sechelt  Now well under way. the  biggest building project at the  -present, time on the Peninsula,  is the construction.of the bowling alleys for the Crucils of  Sechelt. The simart cement  block building which will measure 82 by .-.90 feet, will house  eight Brunswick alleys aiid a  ���Coffee, 'shop. Contractors for  the structure are Wilson Construction company, and, according to Mrs. Crucil, it is  expected the ? building will be  r*eady to welcome bowlers by  [the end of July.  y. The interior of the building  lis to be donaeonna and veneer  Sfinish, with . modern fixtures.  It is expected the alleys, will  iill a long-felt need in the  district, for youth activity  during the winter months. At  the present time there is very  little recreation for the young  people \ during the winter  months, 'and it' is felt that the  buildin'g will become a centre  for good, wholesome . sport,  boifcr for v the permanent resi  dents throughout the year as  well as for the summer visit  6rVon rainy'd^ys.  ���r-\: \  X*    *>  sy<r*I?&-*  ,���.��  Sechelt Volunteer Firemen will hold their Fourth AnnualiBall on  May J.7 to raise funds for more fire fighting equipment- They  are asking the support of every resident of the Peninsula'fqr their ���  worthwhile effort. The photograph here was. taken the ?|horning  after their recent big task of battling the wind-fanned bia>e that  razed Totem Lodge at Selma Park and took the life of a resident  of the Lodge.  '"' - ��� Coast News photo  Creek Shows  ���     ���!  A?pif6hderful   example    of :  <^^)|mniti^-;;' spiriivxhas;;v^bee?n?? ?  t&at'vthe'?; Wii^w?li|ree^V|Dom%;?  inui^y Centre ne|^  dig? a  trench forZwater pipe,  500; fe et   long. Last   Tuesday  night 25 of tlie younger men  turned - up    with   picks    and  shovels arid   finished   the job.  As a result more than:half of  Jthe??pipe was laid and coupled  1 the same  night. This was all  }done   by   men    who  worked  ?hard all day .Their efforts are  i greatly   appreciated   by   the  members of the Wilson Creek  [ Community    Centre    Association;'      '���'   .''\    ':-\ ;v?--v- ���'���'.���?'.-  The   pipeline   purchase dis- .......  agreement again flared upvat Burns, and council vagreed to  this week?s village council give up a few:��� more hours; ot  meeting. The match which re- their busy lifes??���?thisi time  kindled' th^ftae wats. lighted Saturd^ nighty,%6 look into  by Coim" Ritchey when he pre- f&e^problein;, of y*m*g^  sented a resolution demand- r Water was ^giinfvparts of  ing  that  ^eBa%?Pr^ ?n  su#ly tti��name of the^drt-^: -^ttda^^i^i^v^imiiifr  er   of   their  malicious tmews    sioner   3kellett^v^)ublev   he  said, wa�� hot duef to supply  '���' of v w^er^:bu?t^a||^uev^ to.: the:  ?:r^tM^^:;?ya#$^  ?in':'th^?'^et^^ei^pp0;-V'v :-\':  .,.v;.y.-   .  report^v.aii$ $ demaudiri&?-that:  th^vcar��*yr^ correct ^wsscount  '^^tu^ijik^:y yZy^ZyZ^7^'������'.'  l^^bitn./;? S ifee 11 e tt abstained  raae ooan  To Aid Agriculturists  "Farming is< the backbone of the nation," A. II. Peppaiv  Farmers' Institute advisory board  member, told   a  meeting of  the Gibsons* and District Board of Trade on Monday evening..  "When a nation has to import foodstuffs, it starts going downhill," he said, and   cited   the cases of   Great   Britain,   ancient  Greece, and Rome.  Last year, the province, of  B.C. imported $25,000,000  worth of foods, while many  B.C. farmer.*; ploughed their  own crops under. This, he  pointed out, was. due to the  fact that marketing boards,  and government controls prevent* the sale of many of our"  own products. The freight ors-  imported eggs, he said amounted to about three cents a-  dozen.  Mr. Peppar pointed out that  the    Fraser    Valley    was    no  longer  a-farm    area     It' was;  now a .semi-residential district'  and  was unable    to  feed  its  OAvn population; let alone' the-  population  of. Vancouver.  He said that the PGE had'  the greatest potential of any-  railway in the world, as it  passed through the rich-Bern-  berton, valley, through coa��  lands, and through vast- deposits of calcium. The $4,000,-  000 road from Squamish to*  ���Vancouver was a' waste ^^  money, according to him, and;  he '��� remarked that "Boss"  Johnson--was-pursuing a stub.-2  born policy in its construction'.:  He remarked that- Mr.. Ans^i  xjomb ?wo��ld start on jthe im--  Choraliers Again  Make a Big Hit  Dirceted by H. Roberts and  accompanied by Mrs. T. Nor-  born, the Wilson Creek Choraliers pleased a full audience  in the Canadian Legion Hall  at Gibsons Saturday evening.  Mr. Roberts led the choir,  comprised of male and female  voices from Sechelt, Selma.  Park, Wilson Creek., Roberts  Creek and Gibsons, through a  widely varied programme.  , Selections offered by the  entire   choir were:  "'Men .lot"  Harlech," "Kentucky Babe/"  "Mighty Lak' a Rose," "The  Lost Chord," "Who is . Sylvia," "Still is the Night,"  "W�� Rock Away," "Passing  By," Bells of St. Mary's,"  ''Where 'ereyou Walk," "The  Lord's Prayer,'' *'Bird Songs  at Eventid'e" and "Dear Land  of Home."  The male chorus sang  "Down to Rio" and "Shenandoah," with L.S. Jackson  soloist, and the ladies; chorus  sang "Thanks be to God.?''  ort was   Mrs* Beiiilia Austin  ;?Mrs. ?Bertha Austin of Gibsons passed away 5 Tuesday  evening in her 8Q;th year.  Funeral service will be held  in the Anglican Church on  Saturday, April 26, at 2 p.m..  with interment iri the Stechelt  cemetery. Mrs? Austin had  lived in this district for the  past twelve years, and was  .well-known' to   all   old-timers.  SINCLAIR VISITS^  FENINSULA  was a recent visitor here on  (,the Peninsula, calling around  iitp spend a few moments in  i friendly   chatting  with- many  of his friends around \ these  I parts.  Pender Trade  Hears 'Batt]  Speak  k  Kinsmen and Wives  See Interesting Films  Gibsons Kinsmen and their  wives spent an evening at the  movies last Thursday when  they met in the" Legion Hall  for a pot-luck supper and a  film review. First picture told  the story of a United Airlines  aircraft on the Los Angeles  to New York run. Ashort, pro-'  duced by General Electric,  showed traffic problems in  large cities and how to overcome? these problems; while  another G.EVl Film dealt, with  FM. The film review closed  with a 40 minute film pro-  duGed by .Consolidated Mining  and Smelting, showing the  many varied operations of the  Hrr?:Crapnr!y, al��ng the theme  tii a tall employees a r e partn ers <.  i.] 'thV-'company's, production?  rea^dnaj&Jy corrieet, viif -^spite of? J  the fact tliat Com. Ritchey  went over each' statement in  the ?Pr6vince report, pointing  out the fallacies. Mr. Skellett  said that he believed the news  report was reasonable correct,  and hinted that some of Mr.  Ritchey's statements were incorrect.  The contentious, news report ,  stat/ed  that Mr. Boucher had  resigned from the council and  that he owned the subdivision  served  by  the  water  systeih.  Neither   of   these   statements  was cOrrectj according to Clerk.  Robert Burns who also stated  that the   news report  implied  that  Mr.   Boucher  was .using#  the village council for his own  personal gains.  Council then went on record  as not accepting the recommendation of the special committee to offer $1600 for the  pipeline, 'with Mr.. Skellett  a gain ^abstaining from voting.  They accepted a motion to pay  the 'sum of 1650.57 ��� which  was the actual cost of the installation. Again, Mr: Skellett  abstained. ,'.."'���  Com. R. Maicnicol was absent  from- the meeting, and Mr.  Skellett ssaid that he would  not vote on the question until  Mr. Macnicol was present at  a meeting.  Other matters brought up  cohoerned the use of the main  street of the town as a used  car s-alev^ lot. The new traffic  bylaw, passed lai-t night., disallows the use olvillage streets  for the purpose of selling or  advertising cars for sale.  ,  Pipe for the new water system i;s expected to arrive, the  first week.iii May,--'according by the me'ctSng was the ques-  to\thie latest .report from the tion of holding the regatta at  - J^]f"'~-'M'"'r-i!lle- Co; Thr'^e rrr;^ ^fnrlv'ira "^r.'^r. ' ���?.. c-i^rr-c-t*^-.  be. delay in the arrival of fhnt raised nros .and cons.and.-  fittings,    according    to    Clerk    will    require   -.further    ��t.udy.  A well attended meeting of  the Pender-Harbour Board of  Trade on Tuesday heard B.  M. 'Batt" Maclntyre review  the year in the legislative  chambers, and report on Peninsula  progress.  "Batt'' stated that survey  crews were already in the area  for the Agamemnon road;  that the Halfmoon ,Bay cutoff would be started next  month.';-- and that a crusher  had been obtained for Peninsula roads. \  He al*o outlined, comprehensively, the hospital insurance legislation as well as  other legislation' covering the  entire province.  The member.*, of the Board  of Trade decided. to erect a  "Welcome .. fo    Pender    Har-.  railway, if his -party ' were? in,'  ; the majority in the House;'     :  ..He. asked that the board of:  trade   assist  farmers  in-'their  fight for the PGE and in,'get-'  ting a bigger   grant    for-the  department of agriculture. The;  present grant was only 0.8 pee  cent of the entire budget, the  lowest in Canada, he said.  Closing  his  remarks,  which-  were    not   without  .humorous  "digs"  at  everybody,   includ-^  ing the farmers,  he  said that  the   Peninsula   would    have  a  population    of   50,000   within  the next five  years,  and that-  the  Gibsonsi district   had   the-  finest berry area hr the proW  ince.  Before listening to Mr.'  Peppar, the meeting discussed-  the building of restrooms for  visitors to the  village.  Introducing five new meui^  hers to the Board of1 Ttade,*'.  Bob Telford reported that the-  membership now had a mem=--  bership of 45. !   i^*".  IMmsleiiPr s a ii g arid ?acted  "Cohrg'to ''the Fair." Other  duets . were "When. Day is  Done," by Mrs. H. Lucken  and Mrs. H. Stockwell, and  "Roses of Picai-dy," by Mrs.  Ed Lee and Mrs. J. Lumsden.  Mrs. L��ee sang "Morning,"  and Mrs. Stockwell "Little  Grey Home in the West" as  solos.  During intermission, with  Miss Karen Stockwell accompanying, Mr. Roberts led the  audience in community sing  ing, and later in the program  he parodied "Sing Me to  Sleep," then, in more serious  vein, rendered "Laugh Clown,  Laugh."  Mrs. Evelyn Clark, president of the Headlands branch  of the VON, sponsors of the  programme, spoke on behalf  of that organization, and was  answered by Captain Andrew  Johnston, president of the  Sechelt Loca] of the Canadian  Lesion,  from the audience.  Another well-discussed question was what to do with the  lagoon in front of the Garden  Bay hotel. There had been  talk of turning it into a swimming pool, but some members  have changed their mind; ���  and it looks as if more study  will be required on that subject. At any rate, nothing will  be' done with the lagoon this  vear.  hour  ."  sign  on   the   highway  approach- to  the  settlement.  Recent meeting of the Pender Harbour Regatta committee named Walter Fisher  chairman of the committer in  charge of boat races. Discussed  POWER commission:  VISITOR  James McKeachie, public  relations of the B.C. Power  Commission, was in Sechelt  last week, having flown in to  Clowholm Falls and back on  business. While . in Sechelt,  before returning by: aircraft  fo   ^7i^f^r,'r'.   hp  h,",fi   Ti-mfb^n-*!  Luck Is With Us;  Press Saved fram Fire  For months a printing press  has been stored in the Bowman  Storage warehousp fn Vancouver. A few weeks ;\'XO,. said)  press was purchased by the*  Coa-<t News to be u-ed for*  printing 'letterheads, posters,.  and ticket,^ *��� job-printing,,  we call  it.  Saturday night, the big  warehouse was destroyed by  fire.  But. a- few hours earlier, ther-  pross had been picked up by  Vancouver - Gibsons Freight  Lines, and thus saved coming*  to a firey end.  The pros; a rived here on  Mmidav    f\r\cl    is;   now    being  \y!fh    ��Tmii  son. ;n I)  Cnk rind  E:  "ii r-  p.-  bi*t-nlh d    to  .ir  in ������  be'lp*  e,,i:'-  ���rv?  i  ::-l.  the 2  The Coast News        Thursday April 24 1952  u  'Member Canadian Weekly Newspaper Association.  (Established 1945)  .Authorized  as second  class mail,   Post  Office  Department,   Ottawa.  SAM NUTTER, Production Manager ,  LES RIMES, Editorial Manager  t Published Every  Thursday.  I  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  ���iSox 6, Gibsons. British Columbia.  (L>dl  ���t  ilonate  s ���  Now, Talking of Roads.  Six weeks ago we were in California. We went down to  .have a' look at the California highways that people talk so much,  about.  You know the kind of talk: "Roads! We don't know what  roads are here in Canada! You ought to see the California  roads."  So we did.  Highway 101 from Crescent City to 'Frisco has more curves  than. <a .string of chorines; and pot-holes enough to make driving  anything but a pleasure.  .Sure, they admitted the road was in poor shape.  ���"We had a lot of rain, thi* year," they explained.  Which goes to show that if you get a lot of moisture, and  .?a lot of summits and valleys, you are bound to get lousy roads.  Juid B.C. has been putting up with that sort of stuff for years.  No, the B.C. roads' are a credit to the people of the prov-  .ince,   for we have a far   greater   area and much,   much   fewer  .people to pay the bill.  Now, you take the Pender Hal-bom* road.  People have 'said it's as rough as the Skookumchuk when  running full blast. But, that ain't true. And we ought to fight  that kind of talk, because it's a good road ��� for an unstirfaced  highway. .  And if the general public around Vancouver, and around  other parts of" B.C., and around the United States, get to hear  the false statements that our roads aren't good, they'll go elsewhere for their veacation this summer. And we would like to  have them come up here and see us.��� and leave some of their  . ea'sh with our business men.  We don't want to"'tell''em the roads are like six-lane super  highways. At the same time, we don't want to keep the traveling1 public away.  If we say our roads here on the Peninsula are as good as  California's famous Highway "101, we won't be lying too much.  At the same time, we've got to keep after Victoria until we  get^good black-top a'lli the way from Port Mellon to Agamem-  .non Bay ��� and then some.  ans Knew How  To Train Children  The American Indian had  much to teach us about rearing children to live free, useful, well-adjusted lives, says  Marie Sandoz in the May  Reader's Digest. Miss Sandoz  grew up near a Sioux reservation in South Dakota, and is  th author of two books on  Indians. Her article is condensed, from  Empire. ���  No punishing hand is raised  against the Indian, boy, yet he  learns discipline early. Indian  children do not cry, nor make _  more than a whimper at the  greatest hurt. The reason:  Indian mothers shut off the  first cry of the newborn, and  as often after that as necessary. This teaches the most  important lesson pf old Indian  life: No person can be permitted to endanger the people; .  no cry must, guide a ��� skulking  enemy to the village nor spoil  a hunt that might mean the  winter's meat for a tribe.  Indians who. have seen white  parents whip their children in  anger   consider   the   whites  a  brutal people who treat their  children    like    enemies,���' who  must be bribed or punished or  coddled.    They    believe    that '  children  so  treated, will  grow  up   dependent? 'and   immature,    ?  and  subject to fits of uncontrolled anger within the family  circle.  They   point.. to  the  increasing  lawlessness   and  violence of our young''people, so  often against   iheir   elders,  a  of  A  among  the.  loberts Creek Hall  Fetes 18th Birthday  gala night  By MADGE NEWMAN  May 24 will be a  iiere when the Community Hall  .celebrates its 18th birthday  ������with a dance and a town orchestra. The Hair Board has  .-ambitious plans for bettering  the hall, and to do so they  must raise money. This they  will never do as long as all  iheir efforts are exercised only  for the benefit of town orchestras, and after a session  of hard work and planning,  they bid a fond farewell to  the money they took in at the  door as it boards the ferry on  its way to othfer locales.  The  money   raising   efforts  of other organizations in this  district meet the same fate and  it's felt that under the.circumstances dances are a worthless  endeavor.  If dancing is a worthwhile  recreation for the dancing  citizens of the Peninsula, it  looks as if they must make a1  choice, namely, to forego dancing or to manage with a local  orchestra. Aside from tine, fact  that the local musicians are  just as good 'as the Vancouver-  it es-, they charge a fee which  can reasonably be paid by the  relatively small crowd, and  added to that, the money is  spent here in the conynunity.  Moreover,  there   seems   to  be  thing  unheard  Indians.  The     redskin  .has     alwiays'.  avoided any overprotection of  the  young.   When  the -Indian  begins to .crawl no one  cries,:  "No, no !" and dra'gs him back''-<  from  tlie  enticing red  of the ^  fire.  "One  must   learn   from  the bite;* of" the flame?, to. let St.  alone/' " ;''*v-;\':-%}:y- ���'������������;>���'  The young Indian's;^.attitude  toward girls is established  early. Over - familarity has  been discouraged since tlie  days of the skin lodges, when  perhaps seven or more lived  about ai winter fire. "See how  the boy is.'-with" the women of  how the young man will be  with your? daughter," was an  old Cheyenne saying.  ���___________��� <  several months in the year of  ?  late, when folks can ill-afford  the    higher   admittance    fees  made'necessary-'by'the cost of  the  higher  priced   orchestras.  I am told it is an admission  of poor dancing when the orchestra comes in for criticism.   -  Anyway, some cooperation  between the dancing crowd  and the sponsors of the dances  would be a very fine thing,  and necessary for the good of  the community.  m  ������tliiliiiifinmi  I  FOR THE VERY  FINEST  HARDWARE  CHINA and BRYGOODS  GROCERIES ��� DRUGS  FISHING SUPPIES  HOME ESSENTIALS  MURDOCH'S  MARINE SUPPLY  Pender Harbour, B.C.  i  FOR SALE  i ���   /���  Tenders are invited for the purchase of the following  sites and buildings:   ��� .  1. East Roberts Creek School ��� buildings and site.  2. Elphinstone Bay School ��� buildings and site.  3. Silver Sands School ��� two buildings.  Further particulars may be obtained on application to  the undersigned.  Bids will be received  on or before 1 p.m. on Monday,  May 12, 1952.  The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted  Mrs. ANNE BURNS'  ' . Secretary-Treasurer^'  Sechelt District No. 46  ��� '������''��� Gibsons, B.C.  Sydney Duroid Roofing ��� Chimney Sweeping'��� Vaeiium  Cleaning- ���furnace, stove and chimney?, repairs ������ Eavestroughs.  cleaned, repaired and renewed ��� Flashings and chimney pots  installed ��� Roofs repaired.  '725 St. Andrew's Avenue . , . ,  North  Vancouver North 2666  enta  Located at  Granth  Lands  irantnam s Landing  For further information  Phone  Granthams   72 ���  "Itm  a difference"  Mrs. Helen V.%.. was so pleased by the  courteous treatment she received from a  bank teller during a holiday trip that  on her return home she wrote:  "It-was. really a pleasure to transact my  modest banking affairs with you and I  think the bank is very lucky to have such  a charming and welcoming young woman  with them. It makes suck a difference  when one is travelling to feel so at home."  ���: it ��� ��� ���   - - '  : ������.���'������������#���- ��  At your own local branch, at any branch  of any bank, you will find bank people  going out of their way- to look after  you, efficiently and courteously. That is  the way the chartered banks compete  with each other for your business.  This advertisement, based  i    on an actual-letter'; is  '      presented here by  THE BANKS SERVING  YOUR COMIV!UNITY  Jst  Turw***imn*W9f*n*"W .SECHELT  By ARIES  Have to give our local Volunteer Fire Brigade another  plug, responded. very promptly to fire alarm which proved  false, however. It was on the  houseboat occupied by Mr. C.  Lynton and family, who had  only arrived here at P.orpoise  Bay the day before. Mr. Lynton says the fire department  deserves gr^at credit for their  promptness as a fire on a boat  is mighty tlangerous.- We have  quite often stated how much  indebted "we' are to Fire Chief  Mills and tlie boys in-the fire  brigade. They spend many  hours on fire drill and keep  the equipment in good working order without one cent of  remuneration. Must make  them mighty mad when some  'of our local citizens refuse to  buy raffle tickets or help towards a donation. We should  .all dig deep ��� we never know '  who will be next.  Noticed a few old-timer's up  for Easter holidays. Mr. and  Mrs. Louis Yellowlees in their  cottage" on the waterfront.  Have been coming here for  many yea rs. Was; asking about  Louis,.-'.junior; hear he is still  with RAF in England. Another  one we noticed was Miss A.  Bolton ,. staying with Mrs. R.  S. Haekett; also Miss Muriel  Potts staying with her sister  and brother, in law, Mr. and'  Mrs. E. S'k Clayton ��� also Dick  'Clayton:,'?-vreiting his parents,  ���coming from Sayward. _��� Van- "  couver Island, and also Miss  Phyliss Clayton from Victoria  and Roy Morris Jrom Esxrui-  nialt, 'tall guests of the Clay-  ; tort's.  ��� y~Z ���'���/��� .  v  Z~ Hear Joey Gardiner had   a,  birthday    recently    with    ten  candles on the cake, and Jimmy Doyle and Mark Steel in  for  dinner.   "Happy  birthday,  Joey!    -,y.Z:-'*y:,.i,yy.  ' \;Wevare'?^^  of the a]3p6intnierit of Notary  Public'otf Mr. Syd MateKay of :  Selma   Park. '-Mr. MacKay is  very  well  known,   well   liked \  and  respected, on  the Peninsula. He swas stipendiary magistrate Xor  some time in this  area,  aiid is fully  conversant  with legal matters which may  be   brought   to his   attention.  Most   people   a're  in   a  hurry  these days,  and so it will be  nice to know that legal papers  can he drawn legally.   ;-  'So-ijry, we are indeed, to  hear that Mr, and Mrs. Duncan  MacDonald will be leaving us   ,  ��� such a nice .little family..  Duncan will be going to Ocean  Falls, and Mrs. MacDonald  and the children back to Sask- -'  ���atchewari ���'���- for a while " until  Duncan can once more establish a home. Too bad we can  'hot induce   some   industry to  ge.t started here. We can't live '  on scenery.  Connie and Dave Wilson are  back   in    Sechelt   once   more.  Dave   has   spent   over   three-  years in Tranquille, and Connie was  down   there  nursing  ��� so glad to hear of anyone  beating the old bug TB. Now  rest isi the thing, and peace  aind quiet we have plenty of  here.  Seventy-five legionaires and 0  Woman's   Auxiliary   members  sat  down  to a turkey dinner  at    the    annual    Vimy    Day.  Guests   of honor  were  B.  M.     %  Maclntyre,    MLA,?  and    Mrs.  Maclntyre, Mrs. ?Emily Green,  Provincial    Pr e sident.   of   the  WA, and Mr. Robert Foote oi  Powell   River."  WA  President     ���'  Mrs. Florence Turner and the  Branch President,  Captain A.  Johnston, both   addressed   the  large   " gathering.'    Mr.    Mac-     ?  Tntyre presented, on behalf, ofvv-:  the local branch of the Legion,  the Medal of Merit to3 ^.. J.  (Jack). May ne-,; who is a char  ter member of the-Branch and'  served for 17 years as secretary. Jack responded very  suitably, saying he was not a  good hand at making a speech,  but could just say, thank you,  and amid cheers and singing  of "He is jolly good fellow,"  Jack went to his seat. Then, a  great surprise was in store for  Mrs. Alice Batchelor when  Mrs. Green called her to be  presented with a Past President's pin, also a surprise gift  from her fellow members.  Mrs. Batchelor was very surprised ��� Who says women  can't keep,a secret? Then a  short program was in order.  Mrs. D. McColl sang with Mrs.  Turner at the piano- Mr#. C.  Smith gave two humorous recitations- and Mrs. G. Kynoch  two piano^solos. The evening  was spent in dancing to the  music of Lou Plumridge with  the accordion, and G. Baldesi  and C. C. Lucken. A-grand  time wala had by^all.  Bill Duncan was here visiting his parents, Mr, and Mrs.  C. H. ?Qunean. Bill is the very  popular announcer*on CKNW.  Mr. and Mrs. .Duncan own and  operate Sechelt Inn. It's very  beautiful there just now. Garden being dug and replanted,  and with all the plans the  Duncan's have, it will be a  place to come ba��k to in the  not too distant future.  Derolyn Cooke visiting her  parents, Mr. and Mrs.-.R.'D.  Cooke. Derolyn is at a boarding school in Vancouver. Also  here from school in town is  Ann Gordon, daughter of Mr.  and Mrs. H. Bernel Gordon,  having a. good time at home  with her parents and brother,  John.,  Mrs. E. Banfield, Ken and  Dick Kendall, all of Vancouver, are visiting Mr. and Mrs.  Carl Peterson, also visiting the  Peterson's were Mr. and Mrs.  Lewis of Halfmoon Bay.  Thursday April 24 1952       The Coast News  Peninsula Talent  Sechelt            Friday April 25  Roberts Cr.    Friday  May 2  Gibsons           Friday May 9  Pender Hrb.   Friday May 16  Halfmoon Bay    Sat.  May 17  Finals ��� June 6  at Gibsons ���  New bus schedule, effective May 15, 1952, can be  seen at the office of the bus company at Sechelt, at  Gibsons, and at the Bus Terminal, Vancouver.  Application 'is subject to the consent of the Public  Utilities Commission and any objection to this time  schedule may be filed with the superintendent of motor  carreers, Public Utilities Commission, Vancouver 5, B.C.,  within fourteen days (14 days) from the date of this  notice, April 16, 1952.  Sechelt Motor Transport  ... Fm one of the Aircraft Technicians that  give it a 'DF (daily inspection) and keep it  in top flying shape. We take personal pride  in the work that we have been trained to do.  Our aircraft are ready to fly in defence of  freedom."  MORE  MEN ARE  NEEDED  NOW IN  THE  R.C.A.F.   TO   TRAIN A$  AIRCRAFT TECHNICIANS  t  AERO-ENGINE ��� INSTRUMENT��� RADIO-RADAR ��� ARMAMENT ��� AIRFRAME  These men have1 an important job in the operation of Canada's ex*  panding Air Force.  As a skilled R.C.A.F. Aircraft Technician, you will gain valuable  technical and training experience���receive good pay���30 days annual  leave with pay���and a pension to be earned.  . You will play your part in defence against aggression. You will serve-  Canada���and yourself!  vY;  *   Director of Personnel Manning,  R.C.A.F. Headquarters, Ottawa.  Please mail me, without obligation, full particulars regarding  enrolment requirements and openings now available in theR.C.A.K  I  I  I  I  I  I  I  r  r  STREET ADDRESS ....    |  I  NAME (Please Print).  IF YOU ARE BETWEEN  17 AND 40 AND HAVE  GRADE 8 EDUCATION  OR BETTER ...  SEE THE RCAF CAREER  COUNSELLOR AT THE  'ADDRESS IN CQUPON  .��� OR MAIL THE COUPON  I       CITY :0  PROVINCE     |  j       EDUCATION (by grade and province)      j j  R0YAI CANADIAN AIR FORCE 4  The Coast News      Thursday April 24 1952  This and That        Around Murdoch's  By Mrs. NESTMAN  :Glad to see Irma Stephenson  mud Miss Drummond, two former  teachers  of  this   district,  up  for  the    Easter   holidays.  Harold Bu-hfield and his wife-  ,a?lso are visitors over the holi-  <day. Summer season seemed to  -open   with   a   barlg  this  week  'end. Our ferry certainly doing  its little  bit  towards  packing  -them in, unfortunately Ea'ster  "weekend was so wet.  But we  :need  tii is  moisture,   otherwise  '���-we   will    go   through    anther  summer as we did last year.  Hope   it   did   not   keep   too  many away from Easter church  services,  and  speaking  of the  ..-church,- it would be a very nice  gesture  on   the pan  of   newcomers,   if  they would  get in  touch with ihe minister of the  church  of   their   belief.   Give  ?him a chance to know he has  ���an   odd   parishioner   here   and  there, even if they don't go to  church,   then  if anyhing  happens,   he  will   know  immediately that he or she is a member of his congregatiton.. Too  ���many times lately, it has been  unfortunate    for  a   pastor   to  discover   too   late. Give  your  minister    or    parish    priest a  cance- give him your name at  leaist ��� he may prove a friend  ?in need to you.  Mr. Marshall, Sr., is home  again, but taking it very  easy.  In Memoriam  It is with a  great    deal   of  ���regret, we announce thepass-  ing    of   a   very    well    known  'figure  in the person of Allan  "Gardner,  better  knonw  to  all  'his' friends    as    "Pop."    He  ���passed away very suddenly in  'Ocean    Fall".    Mrs.    Gardner  ���was'  here    at   the  time,   'and  where he was to join her, and  they weve going to retire here.  Always Pnll of life, and taking  ;a great deal of pleasure being  with 1 fi���_- voting folks. We will  -always remember him as playing  in   tlief orchestra   for  the  ILegion.  An   artist,   and ' very  'fond of his garden ��� a man  ���who led a full life and enjoyed  ���v?very moment  of it.  We will  -miss ihim very much.  May he  ���rest in Peace.  To  Seattle  for  a'long week  vend    are.   George    and  Nessy  SERVE  ^ ��j  DIGESTIVE  WHEN YOU SERVE  CHEESE..  ' ENGLISH  QUALITY  lish ,*;;y>?'>-y^y��:?z  lity.   ,,-::#'' /Vs-'&    *~  ,''..yy"~      \(-'y ���    y     ;  MADE 6Y  PEEK FREAN'S  MAKERS  OF  By MYRNER  Mr. and Mrs. Royal Murdoch were down to -Vancouver  for a long weekend, and while  away, they spent a day with  their son and his wife, Mr.  and Mrs. Bill Murdoch, at  Ilaney. Mrs. Frank White and  young son, Howie, of Green  Bay, motored down with them  and returned via Jervis Express.  Mn>. Barney Warden returned home on Tuesday after  being in Vancouver for four  weeks. Also on the Jervis Ex-  and infant son, Stevie, who are  here to visit Bernice's mother,  Hill. Up to visit their parents,  Mr. and -Mrs. Rudy Struck  and family. Mr. and Mrs. F.'  Bushfield home again after a  lengthy staty across the line  and way points. They insist  that Gibsons iss pretty hard, to  beat. Back from a' quick trip  to California are Mrs. Robert  Hunter with small daughter,  and Mrs. T. Henderson.  ThisI read somewhere: "Do  not talk about yourself in  company, it can be done so  much more satisfactory after  you have left."  Mrs.  G. Phillips,.  Stevie looks  as bonhie as ever.  Miss Lorraine Rose of Vancouver ; is. the guest of her  cousin,? Miss Marlene Dillabough. ���  It is good to see the cod  fishermen coming in with big  catches again after two or  three lean years. Andy Aitche-  son left for the northern fishing ground last week in his.  boat, the MV Haldis/ which  looked very trim in its new  coat of paint. Mrs. Atchison  will be joining him later in  the season..  Mrs. B. Warden is away  a gain, but just across the  . Harbour, this time. She is keep-  ing JMrs. M. Sutherland company while the latter's daughter and her husband, Mr. and  HAIR  RESTORED  PERMANENTLY  Scientific'herbal formula TH10  guarantees results for all types  of baldness and hair problems.  Quickly promotes, n e w hair  growth regardless of age or  condition. Sold on a full money  back guarantee. Start your  treatment now. For complete  information write today to  Thalia Herbal Products Limited, Dept. 250-A, 3378 Kings-  way, South  Burnaby,  B.C.  Mrs, Ken ?Bell, are in Vancouver.  Miss' Betty Wray of West-  mere Lodge, Nelson island,  was the guest of Mrs. R. D.  Murdoch for three days while  taking her exams at the local  school.  Mrs. Art Cherry has been  confined to ��� bed for the last  week with an- attack of pleurisy,  her   second   this   spring.  Hope it stays away for good  this time, Alice!  (Editor's, note: We're sorry  this report.. from Murdoch's  was omitted from last week's  paper. The fault was ours, and.  not that of Myrner. However,  here it is, a week late; but,  nevertheleiss; interesting news  from.; the Pender Harbour  area.  BUILDING  SUPPLIES  Chimney Blocks  Roofing ��� Cement  Sand ���Gravel  Everything in Lumber  NO DOWN PAYMENT ��� BORROW UP TO $2000  Call arid discuss this amazing offer whUch allows you to  go ahead with^your building alterations despite  a lack of ready funds.  SECHELT BUILDING SUPPLIES  ��� Phone Sechelt 60 ��� \  t s_g______  2��5_gS__Bg_  WaffflfMBWMM^M^^  Thursday April 24 1952       The Coast News  CRISCO ���- 1 lb pkt   370  Good Luck MARGARINE ��� Colored   39f?  EGGS ��� Local, grade "A" large .... '....... 480  Bakers COCOA ��� y2 lb. tin ...............  35��  Best Food SALAD DRESSINGSZ- 8 oz ......... 270  Co-op Pure STRAWBERRY JAM ��� 2 lb.  600  DICED CARROTS ��� 15 oz.".       ...  120  So done Granulated SOAP ���large pkt. .. .. 270.  ^__i____^SS^l,  FRIDAY and SATURDAY   ONLY  FRESH CAUGHT SALMON  s per pound   .'   Blade PotRoast ��� lb.   Chef's Sliced Side Bacon ��� y2 lb, :    550  500  590  300  SPECIAL  FREE  TO  AiLL  OLD  AGE  PENSIONERS  A loaf of our delicious  .BREAD!  Come  in and   pick up a  loaf/ ��� No obligation  ��(Qne per household,. Friday and Saturday only.)  Assortment of  DANISH PASTRIES  arid variety of  CAKES  Elphinstone  Co-op Bakery  ��� E. P. Nielsen ���  WE DELIVER  ELPHINSTONE CO-OP ASSOCIATION  GIBSONS ��� Phone 46 & 46-W  CREATING  Hew Jobs  New Communities  New Opportunities  WIL L  W E K����P i T  C 6 M ING?  By Mrs. G.  The. Community Centre  monthly meeting was held in  the Hall on Tuesday, 8 p.m.,  with Bert Simm in the chair.  There was an. exceptional good  attendance and a .considerable  amount of business was dealt  with, which had been left over  from February. The meeting  on March 18 was side tracked  into a general instea'd of a  Community  Centre  meeting.  The financial report showed  a satisfactory bank balance,  with the auditors report to  be ready for next meeting on  Mav 20. Plans for the Daffo  dil Tea are well in hand, and  a good crowd is expected oh  Monday. Mrs. Colson reported  for the Cancer Unit, which is  proposed to be formed at'Sechelt. Mrs. Prendergast, re  ported on May Day. As the  plans were not definite, the  Selma Park members were un .  able to decide how *far they  could expect to participate  in the May Day celebrations.  A further meeting will be held.  Mrs.  Gilbert   reported  on   or-  ne of the greatest development programmes under way  in North America, we in British (Columbia can look forward  ending of about V/t billions of dollars in the next three years;..  D investors still feel that our province is a safe place to risk  ley.. ;?       ''.-:��� v.;" .- ' r'Z. "���'���?'; '.'.������"���: .-  t within B.C's grasp is the cherished future we have so long  But this will fade away if investors are told that their, holdings  may be nationalized under some socialistic scheme of goveriimeflt-owif  everything.  New jobs, new opportunities, bigger sales, higher living standards,  more population ail depend on B.C continuing to earn the kind of  CONFIDENCE that developed from the election three years ago when  the great majority of people clearly said they wanted!* sound, free  opportunity system of economy.  AKE ABSOLUTELY CERTAIN OiTW COLUMBIA-.  H.  COLSON  ganization contacts, something  which had arisen out of March  18th general meeting.  The next whist drive will be  on April 26. Miss Dorothy  Munro was asked to go on the  VON Board as the Selma Park  Community Centre representative. '  To us;, who have seen our  Community Centre develop into a meeting place for those  who wish to usie it, it was like  old times when every one was  ready to pitch in and help:  Bob Mitchell and Jack Heskin  to do some necessary carpentry  work, and Bert Simm the fixing of one new. lights in the  hall; and all the women offering their help for the Daffodil  Tea. May this spirit of cooperation   continue.  Selma Lod^e. put on a turkey dinner for Easter, which  was very much appreciated  and   ienjoyeit   by   those   who  . attended.   Unfortunately,  possible through lack of advance  . notice,    the    attendance    was  small,   and   those  who   didn't  ��� go missed   a  treat ��� perhaps  . Mr.   and Mrs.  Swain  will  put  on more, of these dinners.  : Several of our summer resi- ,  dents have been up, opening  the cottages for the ssummer.  Looks like summer is on the  way when that happens.  ?��� Bill. Steele and his family  have been up for the week.  Hi'Ir. and Mrs. Wigard have  Mr. Wigard'*; niece and cousin,  Berit Wigard and S o n i a  Hassell for the week, too. D.  Temple has been spending the  Easter recess, with his grandfather, Mr. Temple.  Sechelt District Ratepayers'  Association are holding a  general meeting in the Sechelt  School on Wednesday, April  30, 8 p.m., to elect new officers, and we hope for a good  attendance. Matters will be  coming up, which will need  the consideration of all ratepayers, so be sure and attend.  TOMMY BLAIN  CHRISTENED  Little Tommy Blain, son of  Mr. and Mrs. Lorne Bla'in of  Hopkins Landing was christened recently at St. Paul's  Anglican Church while holidaying with his parents in  Vancouver.  *.�����  ir<y.  FEDERATION?Of  ?AND   INDUSTRY  MONTY HALL  Music, fun and valuable prizes await  listeners on the COLGATE CARNIVAL  Midway! It's thirty minutes of sparkling  entertainment for the whole family wit������  Monty Hall as host.  Dial 980 every Wednesday  at 7:30 p.m.%  >^?^>  FlftSTvWIJH ftfE MEWS' The Coast News Thursday April 24 ��952  Prepare now for the  Summer Season  Kiddies New Spring Dresses   $1.69-$3.95  ist is Popular  Roberts Creel  a  UitS    sizes 2 to 14  A full  line of  Straw  Hats  for  the  whole  family  Spring  Prints  Now. In  GIBSONS 5-10-15 cent STORE  A few steps from the Post Office.  ��  FIRE SEASON  I  .. ._��_���   May 1st��� September 30th  A  special appeal  is  directed to smokers to  be   careful  during   this   period.  THE FORESTS OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  PROVIDE HEALTHY RECREATION FOR  THE PEOPLE OF THE PROVINCE. IF  THESE PLEASURES ARE TO CONTINUE,  THE  FORESTS  MUST BE   PRESERVED.  DO YOUR PART AND  HELP PREVENT FOREST FIRES  BRITISH COLUMBIA FOREST FIRES  Department of Lands and Forests.  C. B. ORCHARD  Deputy Minister.  HON. E. T.   KENNEY  Minister.  Schedule No. 2  BLACK   ���    BALL  Gibsons ��� Horseshoe Bay  SUMMER   SCHEDULE  Effective May 15 to September 28  (Subject to change without notice.)  7 ROUND TRIPS DAILY  Leave Gibsons  6:30 a.m.  9;00 a.m.  11:30 a.m.  2:00 p.m.  4:30 p.m.  7:00 p.m.  9:30 p.m.  Leave Horseshoe Bay  7:45 a.m.  10:15 a.m.  12:45 p.m.  3:15 p.m.  5:45 p.m.  8:15 p.m.  10:45 p.m.  Daylight Saving time when in effect.  AH Tickets Sold At  Horseshoe Bay Toll Both  Adults $1.00 Each  Way;  $1,80 Return  Children $.50 Each Way;  $.90 Return  RATES  Automobiles $3.00 Each Way  (Does Not Include Driver.)  COMMUTATION RATES  (10 rides good for ten days)  Automobiles $21.00  (Does Not Include Driver.)  Passenger $7.00  Gibsons ��� Gambier Harbour Schedule  Commencing May 16, 1952  MONDAY -.WEDNESDAY -FRIDAY  Iieave Gibsons 9:00 a.m. 7:00 p.m.  Leave Gambier Harbour 9:30 a.m. 7:30 p.m.  Leave Keats Island 10:00 a.m. 8:00 -p.m:  Arrive Gibsons 10:10 a.m. 8:10 p.m.  Fares: Gambier Harbour ��� 50 cents each way  Keats Island ���     25; cents each? way'   -  By MADGE NEWMAN  Members of the Canadian  Legion^WA report a successful  whist drive on the 16th at the  Legion Hall. Ladies' prizes  were won by Mrs. Funnell and  Mrs. Mills, while gentiemens'  first prize wais captured by a  woman also, Mrs. Clark, and  the consolation by Mr. Elsdon.  With the addition bf more  funds, work is going ahead on  the building; at present, effort  being concentrated mainly on*  the ceiling and lining.  "If   this   busy,  small    group  does not complete a useful and  (and adequate hall in the near  future,   it will not be  due to  la'ck of ; enterprise.        ,  Roberts Cre'ek lost.-'another  of its sons to the big.city last  Monday when Edward Shaw  left, to take a position in Vancouver.  Shades of youth! Doesn't it  tsfke you back when you hear  Huey's Ice Cream refrigerator  truck caroling along the highway every-day? In the bid  days in Vancouver ice cream  -cones) never tasted so good as  when they came from the ice  cream vendor's push-wagon or  horse-drawn cart. The tinkle  of his little bell ill the distance  on a hot summer day was a  thrilling and welcome sound  and so, today, must be Huey's  tinned music to the young fry  on the Peninsula.  Mrs.    E r i c    Pinkney    and *  family are leaving on the 39th '  to join Mr. ?Pinkney at Canim  Lake  in   the   Caribou,  where  they will reside.  m \ y  ���  Traffic ^on   the  highway  is  getting   beyond   a   joke   and  . neither chil&ren nor their pets,  ane s'afe. When the local  youths exceed the speed limit  at least they-are familiar with  the roads^atid^knbw where the  side roads and lanes are, and  when to expect a child or  animal might leap out from a  yard concealed by woods, but  a strangier in our midst seems  to take it for granted that he  has the road exclusively to  himself.  To prevent accidents,  .which , are   bound   to    occur,  would it not be wise* to place;  signs  at  all   side  roads    and  areas  where    children   are  in  numbers?  : Mr. and Mrs. Fred Skinner,  having converted their cafe to  a bungalow, are removing to  Vancouver where Mr. Skinner  is employed. Mr. and Mrs.  Kirk and family of Gibsons  are moving irito the bungalow.  Visiting at the Creek Easter  week was Ha'rry Robert* of  Billing's Bay: Mr. Roberts is  a member of the- family from  which the Creek got its name.^  The Roberta' fa'mily landed'  on these sunny shores in 1900,  > and many are the tales Mr. (  Roberta can tell about' early  days here. Of rowing a small  boat out to meet the-steamer  in the choppy waters of the  Gulf to collect"mail and supplies, of losing lumber and ?  other commodities fronf the  float. In ten? years he didn't  miss: one of the fourvtrips a  week to meet the steamer in  his 12-foot boat'. .  He vividly? recalls one memorable night when, with  ''Uncle 'Daii';? the late Dan  Steinbrunner, lying in the  bottom of the row boat istrick-?  en   with  blood   poisoning,   be,   .  '���,'hi.s'.    brother    Tom    aiid  . Mr.���'..  y Roberts, Sr., rowed tlie weary  ��� miles   .to    Vancouver ~?t and   ;  return- ��� in . a matter  of  24  hours. "��������� ���',"  ' . vThe;. old   'pioneering    days  wereThard but withal satisfy- .  ? ing ?and: fruitfu?l. Mr, Roberts    ;  .pioneered   his   present:? island  h.ome and_.it is interesting arid  unique show place, well known  to many travellers.  Joseph Smith, another old  timer*and one who vies with  the ., Roberts' family in the  matter of being first settler,  is recovering from surgery in  Vancouver.  , SEE  THE COAST NEWS  FOR RUBBER STAMPS  Legion Ladies  With only a fe\v hours advance notice, members of the  auxiliary to Legion Branch  219 at? Robert�� Creek,'' rallied  around to welcome Mrs. Green,  ?ProviiTciar President, when  she .visited the district on  April 8. 7-;-     '.-?.;���  In    an   interesting    address .  ;?M?rs.-Green described the worki  being done by the auxiliaries.  Hospitals    are    visited    each  month   and   comforts   of   all  kinds- tare given to the veterans.   Much work  is; done   for  ,  needy  veterans  aud their  fa-   .  milies, and an average of some  $600 is spent monthly in this  work. This money is. raised by  various. auxiliaries. \.  Mrs. Green answered all  questions put1 to her, and a  pleasant informal evening was  enjoyed by .all.  Come in' anytime and let us  help you with ybur problem'  ������' no matter what it is.  We will gladly, assist you  to word the letter? and type  it for yjtm��� no charge of  course.  We have the latest Vancouver  phone books and district maps  forlorn* use ��� anytime.  We really want to help you  ��� we want your friendship  ��� let's be friends ��� how  about it?  Totem Realty  Gibsons, B.C.  ��� Phone 44 ���  BEB  FLOWERS FOR ALL OCCASIONS  PHONE: GIBSONS 76W  Mrs E. Nestman  IMMEDIATE SERVICE  KOLTERMAN SAWMILLS  HALFMOON   BAY  Lumber  Cut  to  Your  Specifications  -���   >      ��� Phone Halfmoon Bay 7,-Z ���  ,,  vrv  GROCERIES    . r.y,"y: y^ ' ''ZyZ:Z  Marigold Pure Strawberry Jami.  '  48 ounces V;-.?'" '���'���'  Johnson's Paste Wax lib  ������/..     ll��ith FREE GIFT OF PRIDE  * J\yZ'~y-v    ��� '* ''��� i  -^ SATURDAY  SPECIAL ONLY ���  Mackintosh Gaiety Toffee  $L10  68c  1,1b;  MEAT DEPARTMENT  50 cents  Freshly ground Minced Beef    per. lb       ��J/��  ;--';V?:^:Red,Brandv   -   'ZZyy'. ���������'������' ' ':Zy      '; .vr*x'  :     ;;       ^ Saturday only ���  '���"        '   '      '���   V'" .'���:" ?  .. VA"   ���   r.    '    V      ' V ?"'      .��..'���'''       x , "'  STRAW     HATiS  1^ BOY'S _i GIRL'S  *  . Ladies Coolie Straw .. .'. ... .'.'.���. 690/1'  ���'..���'���... ivien s  ou>^ up  ?        Children's  ....V...............:. .530 up?  HARDWARE  English Samian, Band Tea Pots .rrr.. 950       ?v  v   .:   Berry Sets ...'.................../....., 980  fv ?^ ;  ZZZ- N��w ��Pen ?six days per week, except Sunday.:  ;IIOI3^Sv?:;;?\v,;;-;vM6rt.day; ��� Friday :'. :yyZZ'-Q-G'p.m. ������  ���Saturday  .... 9?- 6.30 p.m.  YOUR RED AND WHITE STORE  nion General Store  ':V  Phone Sechelt 18 Use  The   Coast News Classified  r\.      _^7  I SALE  iir wood, $10.50 per cord;  iwood $11.50 per cord, deled. E. McCartney. R.R. 1,  ionsa Phone 20-L ;; tfn  IRIS OXFORD, '52 model,  t be sold. Radio, heater,  5500 miles (mostly in  fornia). ��� Will consider  r car as part payment.  v: Lesi Rimes, Coast News,  e. ������'.�� '  bedroom home, good loca-  on   road   and  water  at  Iter ? y Harbour..   $3,2(>0.  H.  olson;    Pen^#?%-Barbdur,  ;;. .������"'; ?   z   z y.:.. is  e*' and Mens' crepe and  er-soled shoes in white,  or brown. Running shoes  jl 'kinds* Expert repairing,  arson's Shoes, Gibsons.    ���-  '49 Mercury V-8 engines,  bansmission, $300; ���>One 8,  llogginig bunk and sub  V $300; Six 8x25x20 tires  lubes, each $40; One Her-  I engine, $50. Apply Henry  Is. R.R. 1,. Halfmoon Bay,  I':   z. Zy,yy,--yr'ZM,  I TED TO BUY  wanted to buy 4��� 6  Gibsons or way points  is line. State particulars  lest, price for cash. Reply  M),-.Coast News:. ;:.  Id       />'?..,,.^;,,v?.,;V...V..,...-.,.  |Testament.  Apply Coast  loffice.  Chenille  Bedspread  From Factory to You $5.25  Lowest price in Canada. This  bedspread is f u 11 y covered  with baby chenille, no sheeting  showing. - Fir s t quality. It  comes in all colors,; single -and  double bedsize, with either  multi-colored or solid . raised  center patterns. At only $5.25  each. Send COD plus postage.  Immediate money-back guarantee. Order -one, you will  order more.  Town & Country Mfg.  ��ox 1496 ��� Plaee D'Armes  Montreal, Que.  FOB  RENT  4 Room house, water, newly  decorated'? Sechelt Highway  -one mile Roberts Creek, $20,  Mrs. Belle Havens, R.R.I.  Gibsons. 17  Two bedroom furnished house,  i u 11 plumbing, electricity,  water-front, $30 per month by  year. C. G. Spencer. Granthams.  1?  WORK WAITED  A competent radio technician  now on duty at Gibsons Electric. Phone 45 for prompt radio  service. ' tin  Registered Plumber. P h one  19-W; Sechelt B.C.        ,       17  SPRAY and brush painting;  also paper hanging. J. Melhus,  Phone Gibsons 33.  17  Gower Gleanings  By GYPSY TOWERS  Gowerites Enjoy  Scottish Dance  One   of  the   feature   attractions on ihe busy Easter week  was  the   jovial . gathering   at  Stronlochie when Mr. and Mrs.  William   Bow   were    hosts    to  the neighbors and their house  .. gue&ts   at   a'n   enjoyable   Scottish   dance.  Mr.  and Mrs.  W.  ..  Gray    of    North    Vancouver,  *who are spending ihe week at  their  (own    cottage ��� on    the  waterfront,' were among those  present, as were Miss Audrey  Sparrow/ visiting with Thelma  Nicholson at Glendoe,. .   .  -��� Another highlight* was the  dinner party given .by Mr.  and Mrs. A. S. B. -Hill with  - more guests coming in later  .to enjoy, canasta'and Scottish  dancing. The room were fragrant with spring floiven?, . all  from Mrs. Hill's prolific flower, garden. A most enchanting  evening. .'������'.     ���.���'������'  Also spending- the long "week  end at. the Point were .Mr. and  Mrs. Archie Urie, Mrs. Stevens  and Miss Margaret, Mr. and  Mrs. Basil Gunning1".and their  daughter Ruth. The/Roach's  and their young family,, Mrs.  /Steele and d'alighter, Tibby, of  . New Westminster. ?M?rs. Freda  Jordan with her guests, Mrs,  Pedden and Miss Smith. Mr.  and Mrs. H. Laffere.  Mr. and Mrs. Harry Thorn  are enjoying a visit from Mr.  and; Mrs. Vere Harroway of  White Rock. Unfortunately  they .had to-cut their visit  short, when a call from their  son informed them that their  home had been broken into  and ransacked'. ���  Mrs..Ran Vernon contribut-  1 ing -much   pleasure   with   her  lovely roIo.. in ,the Easier, rserv-~  ice at the United Church.  Mrs. F. J. Townsend is back  for the summer, happy as a:  la He painting her beautiful  new kitchen and bedroom.  Gram ^Ch'aster ���disappointed,  because she could not get her  shoe on, her swollen foot and  missing the Easter service:���  just a?'��� little mor,e: patience.  Jim Beaion strewing the  road with fir boughs, debris  from his tree falling bee. ���  "One way to get the pot-holes  filled!" says he.  Hear "Quillayuie" had to  strain -.her seams to cany the  Easter crowed, 'and'.'what' price  the motorist, who cuoldn 't get  on the first ferry, took forty  winks and missed the ferry by  second*  Mr.' and Mrs. Syd Porteous  into Vancouver to join the  Easter parade. Jeaii and Jules  Mainil. splashing ground, or  should I say, in the paint can,  getting /ready for the Big.  Move. And that's what hap-  pened  around  the   Point  this  Thursday April 24 1952  The Coast News  LENDING LIBRARY HOURS  The Provincial Lending Library, issued at the home of  Mrs. Nestina'n, will be open  from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday  only.  CONGRATULATION, DOC!  With pleasure, and a hearty  handshake of congratulation,  we announce another addition  to Dr. 'and Mrs. Hugh Inglis'  family. Yes, folks, it's a boy,  born -April 21.  CARD of THANKS  We wish to extend sincere  thanks and appreciation to our  many friends and neighbors  for the many mess-ages' and  kindnesses offered hi our recent bereavement in the loss  of our beloved husband and  father, Allan S. Gardner.  ��� Mrs. Gardner, Daisy atod  Frank.  It took nature years to make  a man, but a woman can make  a monkey out of him in a few  n\iluit;es.  CARD of THANKS  I would like to thank ALL  THE    NEIGHBORS    for   the  beauiiful ��� flowers    they    sent  and   expression   of   sympathy.  ��� Mrs. Ethel Ward  usiness and professions  DIRECTORY  Please Clip ��This Directory Out and Hang By Your Phone  For Reference  RADIO- REPAIRS  RADIO REPAIRS  Fast   Service  Efficient  Workmanship  WILLIAM FORTT  Phone  24 S4  WALLY'S  Radio and Electric  Sales ��� Service  Agent for Marconi Products  Phone  Sechelt 25.J  BUSINESS  SERVICE       ~~~  BUSINESS BUREAU  Complete   Accounting  Service  Income  Tax Problems  Secreterial Work  Phone:  Sechelt 55  "~B. W,M. BONE  Chartered Accountant  1045 W. Pender St, Vancouver, B.C.  Phone TAtlow 1954  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.  8 TFT  STORE  Headquarters  for   Wool,  Lotions ��� Cards ��� Toys  Miscellaneous  Gifts s  GIBSONS 5-10-15 STORE  Left of Post Office  Gibsons, B. C.  ELECTRICAL WORK?  Home and Industrial Wiring  Electrical Heating- '!  GIBSONS ELECTRIC  Phone  45  Appliances  ���   Fixtures  ���  Radios  Washing Machines  Member   Electrical   Heating   Ass'n.  HARDWARE  KNOWLES SERVICE  HARDWARE  Phone 33 ��� Gibsons B.C.  Builders' Hardware  Paint ��� Plumbing  ��� Appliances ������  Complete Installation. - -  Maintenance Service .  DELIVERIES  TO ALL POINTS  PLUMBING ; "~ :���  Plumbing and Electrical   ..  Supplies ���: Fixtures       ,    .  Service  SECHELT BUILDING  SUPPLES  APPLIANCES  MACHINISTS  HILLS MACHINE SHOP  Mobilized Welding  Welding anywhere -��� Anytime  Expert Tradesmen  Precision  Machinists  Phone ,54  Res; 58  Sechelt Junior Choir  is Entertained  " The  DePeneier circle  enter-,  tallied   the   St.   Hilda's   children's  choir  at  a   party  held  iii the Parish Hall. Highlights  of  the   evening   were   a   film  showing1   by   Dr. Duncan McColl and a treasure hunt. The  wirls    prf����ent   were    Kathleen  Roure,   Eleanor   Powell,    Ann  Gordon,    Helen    Potts,  Averil  LucUen.   Diane  McColl.   Mary  Parki?r, Heather McColl. Joan  Chambers. Margaret Williams,  Dorothy    Larsen   ,and    Diane  Pearson. Helping to make the  evening a  success   were   Mrs.  H. Gordon. Mr*, G. Potts. Mrs.  A.  Williams.  Mrs.  G.  Powell.  Mrs. D. McColl and Mrs. R. S.  Haekett'.  SUMMER CAMP  STRATFORD CAMP  -r- Roberts Creek ���  Bring your children 4 to 8 years  to the camp. Let them holiday In  surroundings especially planned for  them while you take that car trip  this summer.  Registrar: H. GALLIFORD  3290 Maple St., Vancouver 9, B.C.  SUNSET HARDWARE  GIBSQNS  '   Agents for  RCA Victor  Records  Columbia  Records  Frigidaire  Ranges and  Refrigerators  Beatty Pumps and  Equipment  P.O. Box 149 ��� Phone Gibsons 38  REAL ESTATE and ~~  INSURANCE  JOHN COLERIDGE  AGENCIES  Gibsons   and   District's   Only   Full  Time Real Estate and Insurance  Office Since 1948.  Phone' Gibsons 37  BEER BOTTLES  Will  beer  NOTARY PUBLIC  SYDNEY McKAY  Selma  Park.  ��� Phone   Sechelt 46 ���  call  and   Buy for   "ash,  bottles, scrap metal, etc.  Calls ;made   at   intervals   from.  Hopjjtins to Irvine's Landing  '"     R* HrSTROSHEIN, ,  Wilsen Creek.        ?' ,'  SECOND HAND STORE'  BULLDOZING  /  A strm-tea's-jfi darner becomes  successful by attire-less efforts.  ADERNICK'S BULLD05$NG  General  bulldozing ���' Logging  Land clearing��� Road  work .*  Telephone Seciielt 30-R  Located  beJlind Bank 6t Montreal  in Sechelt.     .  :;;"; IS  Hardware ��� China  Tools ��� Furniture  Household Equipment  Magazine ��� Books  WE BUY   TRADE ��� SELL  PENINSULA SECOND  HAND SWRE  phone Gibson-* 99  CLEANERS  PENINSULA CLEANSES  Cleiner* f��r the Seentfi  ,,; Peninsula.  ��� Phon&S; ���  (ithmm 109 ��� Sechelt 45 J 8  The Coast News      Thursday April 24 1952  NEWCOMERS TO  SECHELT  Welcome to new-comers to  Sechelt, Mr. and Mrs. Alf  Williams, with Jimmy and  Donna. They are moving into  the house recently occupied  by Miss Thelma Graham. Mr.  Williams is a brother of Mrs.  Dora Doyle, and will be living next door to his isister,  which will be nice for all concerned.  HOW TO SAVE TIME  AND MONEY, TOO  Bank by mail. To thousands  of busy Canadians, these three  words rank among the practical secrets of success. Banking by mail helps ihcm save  small sums of money that  might otherwise be frittered  away ��� and in the same way  they avoid the risk of keepjjhg  t larger amounts at home. They  *  save time, too.  Your mail-box is open night  and day. Let the postman be  ���   your    bank   messenger.    Tom  Larson, manager of the Bank  of Montreal  at   Gibsons   and  Sechelt, invitee you to build up  your savings account and your  leisure-time  together,  through  hanking  by   mail.  Write' Mr.  Lanson today for more information.   His   prompt,   helpful  reply may well save you time  atad trouble. ���Advt.  NEW WALL  BEAUTY  Ready-Mixed, 100�� washable  finish in gorgeous satiny colon'  ��nd white. Dries quickly! Covers  iaort surfaces including wall-  p*p��. Here'* your favorite color  in a bwatifal lasting ��u_j^C  $7.95 ^r sai.  NURSERY AID'S COURSE  There are several immediate openings in the popular  nursery aid's course at the  Vancouver General Hospital.  The course, first started in  1915, consist of seven months'  training in the Infants' Department, during which' time  candidates reside in the hospital and are instructed in the  hospital and are instructed in  the care of the normal child  and its development, including the preparation of milk  feedings.  Nursery aids in training  receives board, lodging and  laundry, and an allowance of  eight dollars per month is ���  granted. During the course the  aids work eight hour shifts;  and are grafted one day off  duty each week.  Nursery aids will be glinted  a certificate if they have -discharged their- duties creditably. This is not a nurse's  certificate, but is known as a  *' Nursery Aid's Certificate,"  and qualifies young women for  positions in private families  or institutions where trained  nursery maids are employed.  Assistance is given when possible in procuring such positions.  Applicants for this seven  months' course should be between the ages oi: 18 and 25  years and should have completed two years of high .  school. A physical examination  is required.  Vacancies occur at stated .  intervals, 'and applicants will  be officially notified if accepted. A complete?list of the  n ecetstsary equipment and ��� details, of uniform will he forwarded in the official letter  of acceptance.  DATE   PAD  Legion Ladies' Auxiliary  tea at United Church, Gibsons,  on Firday, April 25, at 2 p.m;  Kinsmen's Wives whist  drive Friday, April 25, 8 p.m.  at the home of Mrs. E. Drew.  Everyone welcome!  April 26, Halfmoon Bay  P-TA Card Party 8 p.m. at  Redroofs Hall. 5Qe, including  supper.  Gibsons Garden Club meets  in the United Church Hall,  Tuesday, April 29, at 8 p.m.  April 30, Halfmoon Bay  Ratepayers meeting in School  house, 8 p.m.  Girl Guide's Tea at Legion  Hall, Sechelt^ May 1, at 2.30.  Meeting of the West Howe  Sound Branch of the Canadian  Red Cross will be held in the  United Church Hall Saturday,  May 3, at 2 p.m.  Phone" Gibsons '39  CHURCH   SERVICES  ANGLICAN CHURCH  St. Bartholomew's Church  Gibsons  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  3.30 p.m. Even Song  St. Aidan's Church  Roberts Creek  11.00 a.m. Holy Communion  11.00. a.m.  Sunday School  St. Hilda's Church ��� Sechelt  11.00 a.m. Morning  Prayer  2.00 p.m. Sunday School  UNITED CHURCH  Gibsons:  9.45 a.m. Sunday  School  .11.00 a.m. Public  Worship  Roberts Creek:       .  2.00 p.m. Public Worship  Selma Park:  3.30 p.m. Public Worship  .      :   Port Mellon: . ~  .7,30 Friday Evenings  ;  An invitation is ^.extended to  all/who, have no other ch urch  home.  West Sechelt  By MARGARET  ALLAN .  Lady-in-waiting Mrs. Lance  Stephens, from Sullivan Bay,  was visiting her mother, Mrs.  George Gowland, for the week  end prior to leaving for Vancouver to wait the happy  event.       7  Mrs. Jenower had the misfortune to fall and hurt her  ribs ��� maybe broken. And I  hear that ?Bill Leahy had another fall ��� and he broke his  ribs. I wonder how many ribs  he has?  Visiting Mr. and Mrs. N.  Taylor for the Weekend -.were.  her son, Gordon Taylor', with  his wife and baby son Glen j  also their daughter, Nancy,  with ' her husband Mr. aud  Mrs. Henry Wilson.  It would take 53 years for  a rocket, travelling 200 miles  per hour, to go. from earth to  the sun. \'  '.-4 -  ���The seven seas are the North  Atlantic, South Atlantic, North  Pacific, South Pacific, Arctic,  Antarctic, and Indian oceans.  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Check magazines desired and encldse with coupon.  Gentlemen: I enclose $  Please send me the offer checked  with a year's subscription to your paper.  NAME      STREET OR R.R,  POST  OFFICE Halfmoon  Bay  By Mrs. K RAVEN      .  Halfmoon Liberals,  Halfmoon .Bay Liberals As-  - soeiatiorif .'held ? their regular,  meeting jApril 16 at Redroofs  Hall, President Bill Kolterman  in  the chair.       / : ���  After reading of the minutes', (secretary W. Miller turn-.  ed to* correspondence,: which  included an answer to the 6-  ' point-'letter sent last month to  B.M. Maclntyre, MLA.  ,, Mr. ?lEacIntyre reported an  immediate start on the power  right of; way through the cutoff; that he had been able to  procure a rock crusher for the  Peninsula, and that he had.  ais-ked for  $500^000  for  roads  ��� wonder if he eot it?  During the discussion following this letter, a member  mentioned ' that the survey  crew are at 'Pender Harbour,  but the Public Wo'rkisi Department are very.short of personnel.       ��� y       .''������"'  President Mr; Kolterman  then   opened  a   discussion   on  the new transferable or alternative vote. Instead of voting  for just one 'candidate a person must vote for all candidates listed; numbering his.  first choice x or- 1, second  choice 2,  and so'on.       . :  Three weeks;after voting all  votes are counted. Time lay is  allowed to permit arrival of  ballots from outlying iareas[.  It cuts out all the fun��� no  staying up half the night to  hear results, or to find' out  how " old so and so'' is:, doing.  Ballots are then counted?for .  the first time.. A candidate  with a' majority vote is in  right'-'.away. A majority vote  is one more vote than all the  opponents -put together; V  Ballot�� 'are counted until a  majority vote is reached. ? So,  if a ballot is is only marked*  once, it is only used once.  Maybe I aim dumb and can  be educated, but I still prefer  the old system. Politics and  religion are two things, one is  usually . sure abput with no  wish ; to maka second, third,  or even more choicea However, I am open to suggestion,'  and the discussion will be  continued at the ?M?ay meeting.  - This .association has four  votes at the forthcoming con-  'vention, May 3, at Powell  River. President B. Kolterman  and vice-president Alf Young  will be going, and two,more  members -will be welcome.  There will boat transportation  from Madeira Park.  An urgent request was made  . to   ratepayers    to   attend   the  ,? Ratepayens*   meetmg   at   the  School.house  on April 30.  Meeting.    adjourned      with  -date   of, the   May  meeting  to  be announced later.  I see that little Wayne  Welsh is once again visiting  his grandparents, Mr. and  Mrs. P. Welsh; and Mrs.  Klusendor.f's daughter, Mrs.  Don Bath, and two grandsons,  from Victoria,. have been visitors for the past two weeks.  V Don't forget the P-TA card  ?; party at Redrdofs Hall on  Saturday night.''There will be  whist, crib and ?canasta. Admission of , 50c. will include  supper. .: ���?���-..'  Thursday April 24 1952        The Coast News  Jossah Ward Passes  ^^n^j^u^^-  Death came to a valiant  resident o| Roberts Creek,  April 18, in Shaughnessy Hospital when Josdah Ward failed  to recover after an operation.  Funeral service was held in  the United Church, G-ibsons,  on 4\.pril 21. He is survived  by his wife, to whom is extended sympathy of friends  and  neighbors.  -  Girls" who  are sweet enough  to eat, generally do.  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  ODtical Service?  ;:^^;^^v7^^;/:'  This advertisement is not published o.  displayed by the Liquor Control Board op  by  the   Government  oF  British  Columbia.  ��       r'  ���V-1.'./'.  fWS^X  -^^ ,e as **ioX?:e candidate ��r 0*c be  It's -��� sV^Ue ^0t^noice ** .**��#; ��*>*  * cand-  *So a-4 *Vt* ^Aing* ^%_ai-ot o��}*' UflA*^ one  \JL-o"^..���    -je Tidn��e>   i, r��ne **a In.*1 -*. tn��n  Laio^" �� .ft\^U  Preference. ^   d   ^ore        ^cVCr,  ba     iL�� done c%w ���������..:���-_y^g0l^^^  m* :# ^ ���mmm  t:  A^2  There is no problem or anything difficult in Alternative  Voting. It is simple and fair. Under the old system of  voting, it was possible for the candidate or party with  a minority vote to get elected. For instance, if two candidates had 1000 votes each and the third had 1025, the  third candidate would win even though 2000 votes had  been cast against him; Under the Alternative Vote this  is impossible. Youemark the ballot thus: 1-for your first  choice; 2-for your second choice and so on. If, on the  -first count, there is no absolute majority for any one  candidate, the one with the fewest ballots marked in his  favor is dropped and his ballots distributed among the  candidates according to the second choices as indicated  on these ballots. Again, if on the second count, no absolute  majority is reached the same process would be used  again. Then, when the candidate who has more votes  than all the other candidates together is found, he wins  and is elected.  Remember, all you have to do is to mark a numeral  1-2-3-4 against the candidates listed on the ballot in  order of your preference.  COT OUT THIS MESSASE FOR REFERENCE AND DISCUSSION  A copy of a brochure entitled "Alternative Voting"  containing detailed information will be mailed to all  British Columbia householders.  Fred H.  HMrIey .%'. Chief   JEI>etp;raI   Off icer  &mi&tvZtM&&Z6&y&  l^^^t^W^'WUym^^'^  M 10  The Coast News      Thursday April 24 1952  There Are Wolv0s;.ih.'ffpUy^ijpi^pid;  Use  The   Coast News Classified  h  J��fi%Sk  -KwowLes^^gfARDWAM:  Phone 33  Gibsons, B.C.  PLASTIC  and  RUBBER - DIPPED  Cotton Gloves ��� 15 percent OFF  Also remember us for Galvanized bolts, brass screws,  cordage, net twines ��� BAPCO MARINE PAINT '  ALL AT PROPER PRICES -  APPLM1E SPECIE  TO CLEAR FOR NEW STOCK  3  Washers  Westinghouse A-9-P  EasySpinSdi'jr...(used).  Hoover  -ILLUXHT  Terms within Regulations ��� Delivery to All Parts  -See  THE COAST NEWS  ��� for ���  QUALITY PRINTING  FOR  INFORMATION  ON   THE  Canadian Army  Active Force  Write to>      ^ *  11 Personnel Depot  42Q1 West 3rd Ave.,  VANCOUVER 8, B.C.  ANN MILLER dance* with wolves, singly, in paire, and  by the dozen while she ��ing��, ��*I��H Be Hard To Handle"  en M-tJ-M'* forth<��xning?Teelitlic6lorjalusieaU "lively  To Look At." /  Or visit  Your Local  Branch of  The  Canadian Legion  iTORY DAY MORE  YOUNG MEN JOIN  THE ARMY  PEEK FREAN'S DIGESTIVE.  MIRACLE WHIP {SALAD DRESSING  ;;DEL MONTE TOMATO KETCHUP  *  GOLDEN YELLOW SUGAR     2 lb.  GRANULATED SUGAR      5 lb.  CANNED MILK     Large  WILD ROSE PASTRY FLOUR    - 7 lb.  YORK PEAS *   Fancy ��� 15 oz.  HEINZ TOMATO .JUICE     15 oz.  KING OSCAR KIPPERED SNACKS  HEINZ BABY FOODS  MACONOCHIE'S  Smoked Kippered Herring ��� tin  NABOB .PORK and BEANS      15 oz.  DICKSON TEA      1  lb.  GRAY   DUNN  CARAMEL   WAFERS  7y2  oz. pkt    30#  They are good!  26c  32o,.   92c  26c  25c  59c  2 33c  58c  2 37c  2/ 21c  2 for 25C  3/28c  32c  '2/ 25c  $1.03  LtCl:  Gibsons and Port Mellon  Second Growth Give -  Higher YIeW N  With the gradual but inevi-  -, table shift in our forest economy from virgin stands to  second, growth, the Canadian  Iforestry Association has followed with:close?attention the  progress ofpreserch in second  growth tinioer; utilization.  Now that,: rpulp ancl paper  production /, have: become such  an important factor in the  forest industries of British  Columbia, it 4s particularly  interesting ������'tor-note the results*  of research.in�����his field on the  .Pacific CoaJsfiZyZ^...  ? ??Among fn%J^filings !ttf researchers in -the neighboring  state of Washington, it is reported that: the replacement  of  old  western  hemlock   and  -Douglas Fir with s'econd  growth trees has resulted  higher yields^ of pulp by both  unit weight vand volume measure. c|;.   -  In the manufacture of kraft,  where both/Vthese woods are  used, second. j growth timber  produces not . only higher  yields but also slightly higher  bursting tests', lower tear tests  and higher brightness in the  bleaching, says a report to .the  Pacific Northwest Section- of  the Forest Products Research  Society by pr .Ben T. Briggs.  Recent U.S. Forest Products  laboratory experiments ^showed '  an in crease cfyield^ usually of  6 to 7 per ceoit./for either sulphite' or krafti cooking with  second growill.?        v  Because fhere is more sap-  wood in ratio to heartwood in  second growth, Dr. Briggs  found it significant that tests  in both his own anil the Forest  Products laboratories h ai d  shown that ihere was roughly  5 per cent "higher yield of  paper pulps from sapwood  than from heartwood. In the  kraft " industry results were  about the same.  As close as $our mailbox tmch u>eek-'  v  The COAST NEWS  by annual subscription  ... and cheaper too!  ' ONLY $2.00 A YEAR  SUBSCRIBE NOW  ~ LOW COST SPEEDY SERVICE=  What Does It Cost  V _ ' , y- "';���''  to Drive Your Ciir  One Mile?  Lots of folks determine  this by dividing the cost  of a gallon of gas by the  miles-per-gallon they get  from their car. But for  the TRUTH on cost-pet-  mile, try "this method.  ���   ��� *��� "���'���. 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