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Array PROVINCIAL  UiBRARY  VICTORIA, B.  Provincial  Library,  Victoria,   B.   C.  Phone your news or  orders to  Sixth Ye^ar of Publication        Thursday July 3 1952 Vol. 6-27     Published in GIBSONS, B.C.     Serving the Sunny Sechelt Peninsula  eninsula  ew  Icome  er  The "Quillayute" lies peacefully alongside the wharf a$  Granthams Landing-, looking out across most of the course thai  she has run during the plast 45 weeks. Her engines arei now recuperating after a tough grind trying to maintain the 7 trip  per day schedule, over the past six weeks.  _ And    as   the    bigger,   more  MV "Bainbridge," long-awaited and most-welcome, went on the Gibs ons-  for the Black Ball? Perries.  -Horseshoe Bay run on July 1  Sechelt Legion Stages  Successful Sports Day  -.-. -Sechelt spent a full day'July 1 when the Canadian Legion  staged its-first annual Legion -celebration. An intermittent sun  made the day niot too hot nor too. cold, and the school ground  was crowded with   Seichielt   and   Selma residents ais well as a��  good number of summer calipers.  The program started off in     ���~��������� ~~~r������: ??���  the morning with the crown  ing of the queen and the races  for the children.  By early af te rnoon the  crowd had gathered. Bingo  ^ancjl the rifle shoot were in  full swing, hot dogs were selling likei bargain counter stuff,  and over inr the far corner'^a'  crowd gathered around to  watch the log-bucking contest  for both men and >v6meh.;  Two highlights of -thei afternoon were the' greasy-pole-  elimbing contest, with two of  the1 young fry peaching the  top of the slippery twenty-foot  pole, and pillow, fight where  opponent met opponent while  sjtraddled atop a horizontal  pole hi a slug-out .battle with  ���   pillows.   '���'. ��� ������'   ������'    ":'.'   -_?''-  . The firemen, with hefty  Harry; Billingsley las anchor,  won over the Legion volunteers in- the tug-o '-war. The  entire prograjn moved along  with ���" gusto, with everybody  joining in- the fun.  Said Andy Johnston to the  Coast News . ^representative:  "This- is; the 'Lfegion's first  venture into what will become  an annual event; on July .1 in  Sechelt. "We are indeed pleased  wjith the turn-out,, /and with  th& willingness |of everybody  to help, to makei it a -success.-      ;  During the late afjte(rnoony  the Sechelt firemeai met the  Wilson Creek nine in a grudge  game on the softball diamond.  (The Coast News left before  the ga!nie. was oyer and; did  not get the final score.'1 But  from looks of the first two, it  looked as if all innings would  hare plenty of good pliay on  both sides.)     <  Sechelt Fire Siren  To Be Relocated  Tlfe- Sechelt Fire siren is to  be moyed sometime this month,  according to ?Bob Cooke, ?Pbwer  Commission manager, and  Fred Milis,'Sechelt fire chief.  ��� There had been some minor  complaints that the siren could  not be heard in its present  location*, and the?new .-location,  Pearson Re-elected  B of T President  Ernie Parr Pearson was reelected president of the Se-  chisllt Board of Trade at the  regular annual - meeting held  in the - Sechelt Inn Monday  evening. Mr. Pearson's name  was put forward by the; nominating committee, and his  election was unopposed. Two  other officers were re-elected:  Jack Mayne; was again named  secretary, and Mrs. Dori s  Berry was na'mied treasurer.  Orville  Moscrip was named  vice-president,   replacing   Jim  ������ Parker, who. had  headed  the  nominating committee.  Ten. directors were also  named after several of the  nominees dropped out of the  running in order to spare an  . election. The new directors  are, Mrs. Ivy Colweli, Mrs. C.  Forst, Mickey Coe, Charles '  Stewart,' Ben La"ng, Charlie  Lunn, Bill Swain, Ted Cooke,  Dave Walker and Clarence  Me Donough.  v?Prior to election of officers,  the* board of trade elected to  membership Harold Pearl, C.  O. McLeod, Rev. O'Dwyer, and  William Dalzell.  .'���\ 'President Ernie Pearson, in  presenting his annual report,  said that the Sechelt board of  trade had hlad a very active  season, during" the .past term,  with excellent co-operation  from, all  members.  During the business'meeting,  thei members voted to write  Sechelt Motor Transport requesting that they refrain from  .-using? their horn as /an arrival  signal after 10 o'clock at  night. The bus.uses their horn  passing through Selma Park to  warn passengers of its arrival,  several Selma  members  said.  Members moved to send a  letter to the IWA* thanking  them for sending Mr. Draper'  as their representative to a  recent protest meetmg in Sechelt. Mr.1 Drarier presented  the side of the IWA. in a) very  able and courteous manner de-  Pender Harbour Lakes  To Be Stocked  In all likelihood ythe lakes  around Pender Harbour will  be stocked with--trout to attract sport fishermen to our  Peninsula. Sparked: by the  Sechelt Board of : Trade, the  suggestion of stocking the  lakes has met with support of  the. Pender.Harbour, board of  trade. ';  Commercials fishermen point  out that stocking?-; of lakes  where salmon spawnimay dam-  aig}��j commercial fisheries ajs.  the planted trout destroy the  spawn oif th e; sa]moh^{?p^weyer^  not all lakes ? iii^������thW|-.ar,ea,,- are  :-!?a<&ess^^ jish  ��� aiid: it is antieipat^ed -tha^ ihe.  ffwo boards of   trade will   go  ahead on the stocking of these  lakes.  Kin Park Project  Near Completion  Still accentuating, the. playground project, Kinsmen look  forward to having the? swings  and teeters erected this week  in. thei Community park in'the  Bay area of Gibsons. The new  ground for the erection of  the swings, will be cleared of  stones, and thei frames for the  swings are all ready to be  placed in the foundation holes.  Club members have worked  practically ��� every Sunday to  get the grounds in shape for  the summer season, and it is  expected that the main project  will be finisheid up this year.  Additional swings and other  facilities will, of course, be  added as the park becomes  more popular in. .the future.  In a few diays the park will  be ready to welcome! picnickers  and will offer a children's  playground, ball par?k, stove,  and picnic tables. Wash rooms  are. expected to be., added  shortly.  y JJ'h'e Kin have also' .-repainted  and ��� repaired the lif e*-saving  resuscitation boards placed at  various bea'ches on the Peninsula.  as  powerful "Bainbridge;" passes  on her way to and from Horseshoe Bay, there is the feeling  of sisterly -affection, for ships  ��� even ferry boats ��� have  souls, and understanding.  ->?  L S. Jackson Given  Honorary Membership  "For an outstanding contribution to the Sechelt Board of  Tradis," wa's the reason given in the wording of a. motion to  give h. S. Jackson, honorary membership for life in. the. Sechelt  Board of Trade. Speaking to the resolution which put up his  nalme for the honorary membership, several members, lauded the  veteran member for the active participation and interest he had  taken in all phases of board of trade life.  The granting of honorary life membership to Mr. Jackson  followed the reading of his' letter requesting resignation from  active participation. He said, in his letter, that he thought  younger businessmen should take over board of trade activities.  ne^r, the proposed site of the  . fire hall, will,make'vfor a more     spite the fact he was "under  So, now the "Bainbridge  is on the run. Although her  engines are not yet broken ha  and she.is not being pushed hy  the "chief." in the: engineroom,  she is able to save time on tlie  run through not ' having %&���  turn around either in; Gibsons  harbour or at Horseshoe Bay-  When her engines are properly  run in,,she should be able to  maintain the present 7 trip-sa-  day schedule with a few minutes to spare.  The change-over was not  marked by any special events.,  ev;en: though it did take place  ���on a holiday. The change  from one ferry to the other  took about an hour, puttisag"  the. ship behind schedule from  the very start of her run. However, the "Quillayute" was  called to make one "in-be-  tween" run to- put her back  on time.  While the; new ship is less  streamlined, J and: lnorev box-  like, than the older ship, ii  was noticeahle from the outset,  that she would be able to haa--  dle more ears, and she offered  better passenger accommodation.  The "Quilla.yuteT will layover at Grantham^ for a feTV  days until the "Bainbridge"  becomes broken-in ont the rem.  She will them go into "Vaiieoiz-  ver for a much-needed over~  haul.  After less than a yeiarp3S  operation, the Black Ball Ferries have seen fit to put on u.  bigger, faster ship to mafntarljaj  an increased schedule-. There*  have beien delays the past* few  weeks, but passengers; in ��&**  main, hiave been, most' patriae.  Most of them realize tffe��3:  Black Ball is doing an. exc&lV-  ent job of building' up tiass  Peninsula; that Black Bali, aw,  much as anyone, has- fmfJ&< im  the future, of the Peniissnia'?  and thlat Black Ball, as mudk  as anyone, has a stake in tihseS:  bright future.  And, so, our salute to- fh&  new "Bainbridge"' for the- jf��>&>  she is going to tackle, otrr  salute to the "QuiTIayufe^foi"  a job well done, and om-saTxft&  to Black Ball for their confidence in the future of ife  sunshine co'ast.  central location.  fire,  )j  during the/meeting.  "Sea Hawk II" serves Gambier Island and Keats Island on the Black  Ball Perries Ltd. Gibsons���Gambier���Keats service.  Tennis Courts Being:  Readied for .Surface?  GibsonsTennis Club has *fc  two courts levelled offj practically ready for surfacing;-  says Dr. Hugh Inglis, oire of*  the prime boosters of thevcfu5v  The courts are locafed. oh t'fee*  Kinsmen Community parfe  site in the bay area, and' are*  being prepared for play ��� Iby  members of the club. Worfe  parties are being held eve;rf  Sunday, according to Dr;-  Inglis. and the. club wilT weT-  come any help in the big jolb  of levelling and, surfa-cing.      " *>  The Coast News       Thursday July 3 1952  Xr  %���  Member Canadian Weekly Newspaper  Association.  (Established 1945)  Authorized  as second  class  mail,   Post  Office  Department,   Ottawa.  SAM NUTTER, Production Manager  LES RIMES, Editorial Manager  Published  Every   Thursday.  r- 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  ffes 6, Gibsons. British Columbia.  C^di  ���t  itonal5  Another Solution to the V 01 Problem  While this paper continues to boost for VON, we would  like to point out the present canvass for funds is not, by any  xnea'ns, the only sane solution to the problem confronting us.  With that statement; everybody will agree.  The measly $300 collected from the; Provincial government  is not enough. l When we can prove* thait our VON service is  Actually saving hospitalization for many of our people ��� and  &fcms saving the Hospital Insurance thousands of dollars a year  ��� we should not have to go around from door to door asking  a couple of dollars from each houshold.  It appears, however, that, the government is unable to make  any speleial grant 'to us for VON purposes. Even if our position  were were unique ��� which it probably is ��� it would still be  setting a precedent on the part of the government. They would  he sticking their necks out.  However, we do understand that thei department of health  and welfare is broadening the scope of work haindled by its  public heialth nurses. Insteiad of majoring in school nursing and  baby -clinic work, the public health nurses will have their jobs  broadened to include injections for pensioners, and bedside  ja��rsing.  If this is the case, we would like to ask the government to  usei the Sechelt Peninsula.as a; guinea, pig for the scheme. Put  it ftito effcel here, and let's see how it works out. (It would, of  eourse, mean an assistant for the present nurse;, but the salary  woulcjj be paid wholly by the government.)  This scheme seeams to be the real solution to the problem  of nursing here on the Peninsula. V.  Meanwhile, let's continue to^giyejvfor ; the YON. /We can't  let the- service lag. And goverhmeut departme/nts are always  slow to move?  Header's Right  "JHE  RESUSCITATOR  Editor, The Coast News,  Sir: ���  .-Since thei start of the Resuscitator campaign on June 23,  many questions ��� have been  ���asked as to the' meaning of  the word.  A resuscitator is a. pressure-  eontrolled .oxygen supplying  .mechanism which maintains  ihe breiathing tempo and the  >axygen supply in an unconscious body even though nor-'  mal respiration has stopped.  It' will do this without fear of  clanger to the: lungs even if  fhey are endangered by broken  ribs.  In having a resuscitator it  means that any victims of near  drowning, gassing, cave-ins,  shock, electrocution, and heart  attack, may have instant' aid  without being endangered by  -possible inefficient artificial  Tespiration.  It means also that a victim  of pneumonia,  severe asthma,  etc., can get   quick relief   by  oxygen   when   deemefl   necessary by a physician-  It   means   One,   Big   Safety  Item to   our   children   during  their play on  our beaches' or  ��� boating around our shores.  And last, but not least,  it  means that our firemen have  a? means of quick relief if and  when   any    of   them   become  victims.of heavy smoke;.  If this has in-any way he?lped  to clarify the importance of  our eanipaign, I hope vvou will  dig deep. The instrument is-not  for your fire brigade, but for  YOU!  ��� John Bunyan,  Fire Chief.  Only one bunch of bananas  grows to a tree.  Junior Farm Show  e of Largest  Junior Farmer Show of the  Pacific National Exhibition,  alreiady hailed as one of the  Continent's' greatest,- is expected to surpass all previous  records, according to advice  from clubs to G. Ia Landon,  chairman of the Junior Farmer Committee1.  'Growth and magnitude of  the show, a vital part of the  PNE program of stimulating  agriculture, is seen in the fact  that PNE expenditure on the  event in 1941 wa's $1,700, rising to $5,250 in 1947 and last  year totalled $15,407.  The   show   starts   on   PNE  opening day,  August 20, and  continues   through    Saturday,  August 23.  Club  members return to their homes that evening or the next day, but their  calves remain for the duration  of thei PNE, until September 1.  A new project this year  is  the Tractor Driving and Maintenance Competition for Tractor Club members. Under show  rules, club members must compete in at least three  of the  following   competitions,   stock  judging, swine carcass, poultry  judging or halter making.  Prize lists and entry forms  have already gone, out to the  clubs and the entry deadline  has been set at August 1, in  order that the PNE can arrange for dormitory accommodation which, with meals, ar'e  furnished;free by the PNE.  NEW STAMP  ��� This ��� is a,, special four-cent  stamp-to be issued this month  to commemorate the XVIII  International Red Cross Conference to be held in Toronto,  ejujy 23���fAugust 9. T|he stamp  is /to be fprinted in 'blue and  red ��� the third time that two-  colored stamps have been issued in Canada. In 1898, the  Imperial^penny postage-:������"map  stamp" w|as printed in red and  blue, and I in 1939 aiiother-two-  colpr stamp, commemorating  the King and Queen.' This is  the first time that Canada has  been selected for ah International Red Cross- Conference,  and only 'the second time that  it has been held iri the- Western Hemisphere*  There are 12 million acres  of provincial and national  parks in. British Columbia.  j  =  FOR THE VERY  FINEST  HARDWARE     y  CHINA and DRYGOODS  GROCERIES ���DRUGS  FISHING SUPPLIES'  HOME ESSENTIALS  MURDOCH'S  MARINE SUPPLY  Pender Harbour, B.C.  $100 A MONTH FOR  LIFE FROM AGE 60  This is the plan* ��� suppose  you >pxe not over 50, you  make regular payments to  the Sun Life of Canada. At  age 60 you start receiving  $100 a month for life or, if  you prefer it, $17,149.00 in  cash���both amounts can be  increased   by   accumulating  annual dividends. If you are  over 50, benefits are available at a later date.  FOR YOUR FAMILY  Should you not live to the  age of 60,   $15;000 will  be  paid to your family on your  death.  ���Slightly varied for women.  By completing, the. enquiry sform? below^ybuS can-obtain detail*"!  suited  to your. personal requirements.  The  plan  covers  all  amounts of premiums from as little as $5.00...'per mbnth^and  the cash or pension can in most cases  commence at asre  50^55-60 or 65. ?   s  To: Jim Drummond Representative  SUN  BIFE   ASSURANCE  COMPANY   OF  .CANADA  Gibsons, BC. Phone 39 or 34  Exact date of .birth '., ,  �����������������������*������a�����������������*���*��������������������������������������*������#*  isnitty s Ddat Kenta!  Rowboats ��� Powerboats ��� Bait ��� Tackle  ��� Fishing Information ���  Next to Wharf ��� Gdbsons  Briggs & Straiton   Sales & Service  HARRY SMITH ��� Phone Gibsons 28  CONGRATULATIONS  ��� to the ��� ���  Residents   of   the  Peninsula  and Black Ball Ferries  on the new improved service being inaugurated  with the  M.V. Bainbridge"  800 H.P. ���.,-60 PAR CAPACITY  STERLING SHIPYARDS  Ft. Of VICTORIA DRIVE VANCOUVER, B.C.  "The die has  now been casf9  An American manufacturer was planning  tq open a plant in Canada. He  considered various locations and found  what seemed a likely site. He talked to  a local bank manager, got facts  about the community and its facilities.!  Some time later the company wrote  to the banker:  "The die has now been cast It is our  intention to locate in S . . . We feel  4hat it is well suited to our particular  operation: You have been of great  aid to us. Your accurate and rapid  presentation of facts necessary to reach a,  decision was top-notch "   *  Such letters show how a branch  bank serves not only its own depositors  and. other customers^but^to^?^ ���''  assisting business development, it benefits  the/whole comitonity.  ������. .'���.>'*:    V.��  This advertisement, based  on an actual letter, is  presented here by  THE BANKS SEWING  YOUR COMMUNITY ' ;   ��� By ARIES  SECHELT PTA  The Se,chelt United P-TA  brought to ai close a very  successful year with a social  evening held m Wilson Creek  Community Centre. Election of  officers for the forthcoming  ��� term were as follows :  Hon. Pres., Maxwell Tracy,  Principal of the Sechelt Ele-  imentary School; President,  Mrs. Jack Redman; First vice-'  pres., O. Moscrop; Secretary,  -Mrs. B. Simm; Corresponding  secretary, Mrs. O. Moscrop-  Treasurer, Mrs. Gladys Smith;'  Ways amd Means, Mrs. B.  Hicks; Program, Mrs. J. Derby; Library, Mrs. Nellie Erick-  son; .Health, Mrs. D. Dobil-  liard:.Publicity, . Mrs. M.  Prendegast, and Social Mrs.  P.  Stroshein.  Music lovers of Sechelt and  District enjoyed an excellent  program when the students of  Betty Thomas Allen were  heard jn Recital in the Legion  Hall, which was beautifully  decorated for that purpose.  We were very pleased to  receive an invitation' to the  sehool on what, is . known as  Beginners Day the'first of  its kind ever held here, and it  is, we hope, to be a yearTy  event'. The; idea is to give all  the small fry about to start  schoolvin September an oppor- ,  t'unity\to meet their teacher  and thei other little fellows.  Well, it. was certainly ai grand  time. The young mothers got  together for a chat and a cup  of tea and cookies, and the  '[little .people had their soft  drin?ks and went right along  with the rest of us. A film was  shown: "Family, afoot on the  Yukon,'' in technicolor.  y^-jjjwd^^y^masi' and v; Oarlene  ������::-White Zwere ve/ry active young  ���people in the kitchen and the  boys parsed the feia and cookies with Mr. Tracy supervising.  We "noticed one lone brave  father amongst the ladies:  Mr. ?E. Prendegast. Must say  he seemed quite at home there,.  Mr. Tracy is to be complimented on this n<eiw venture,  and we feel sure had there  been transportation, thteire  would have been a better attendance, y  BEACH PARTY  % . ��� . . ...        , \ . ��� .  The wood working class, a  project sponsored by P-TA.  wound up a very happy session  by a beach party at the home  of Mi-, and Mrs. Ralph McGregor on Marine -Drive. There  Wiere about 35 boys present  and many hot dogs. were consumed. The few adults who  attended also had a good time  watching the boys enjoy themselves. Tom Turner, who has  been teaching the boys? this  last term, was on hand as also  was P-TA Secretary Mrs. B.  Simm.  Past   President. Ben , Lang,  with Jim Parker, Mr. and Mrs.  E. Pearson. Mr. and Mrs. E.  Prendegast, Mr. arid Mrs. J.  Derby, Mr. and Mrs. Qike and  Paul Stroshein w*ere also present. Mr. Turner was presented  with a gift of fishing tackle  and a) seat for his boat by the  boys. This came as a; great'  surprise to all concerned as  the boys had collected for this  amongst themselves. A hearty  vote of thanks was extended  Mr. and Mrs. McGregeor for .  their  hospitality. ?  CHURCH GARDEN PARTY  ?- The Guild of St. Hilda's held  their annual 'garden party at  Rexwood.  the  home   of  Miss  ; Lindsey Nickson.. General convene was Mrs. G. Batchelor.  and it was a great success.  Officially opened   by Mrs. H.  U. Oswald, the wife of the  Vicar; guests were met by  Mrs. W. B. Billingsley, Guild  president,  and ?Miss Nickson.  The St. Hilda's Sunday  School and Girls Choir held  their annual picnic this year  in the form of a beach party.  This was such a success that  it is expected to hold some  more during the summer.  Everyone enjoyed the novelty of the evening meeting and  singing 'around the bonfire and  the good things to eat.  Very glad to hear that Mrs.  .Joe Paul has recovered from  her recent operation and back  once more in Sechelt.  Sorry to hear that Mrs. Lena  Joa is in hospital in Vancouver ��� hope she will be home  soon: again.  Noticed Mr. and Mrs. Louis  Yellowlees 'are preparing the  cottage for the summer months  ���- real old-timers these. Glad  to see them back.  Thursday July 3 1952       The Coast News  3  ARISTOCRAT  The ultimate in raef Ry��(  Whiskies ���- full-bodied^-  full-flavoured.  8 YEARS 010*  LONDON CLUB DRY GIN  Distilled from grain  mashes and rectified over  finest quality imported  botanicals. The ideal Gin  for cocktails, Collins, etc.  �� ����  i  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor  Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia.  GENERAL MOTORS  VALUE  OVER THE ROAD or  OVER THE ROUGH  GMC can take it I  KNOW why, more and more, GMC's are  . becoming first choice of so many cost-  watching truck operators in every type  of hauling?  One of the big reasons, they will tell you,  is they can always get a GMC that's exactly  "engined" for their particular kind of work.  There is no need for a GMC owner to strain  away\,with an underpowered truck-���or lose  profit to a gas eater unsuited to its job.  That's because GMC builds the widest  range pf truck engines in the industry���  GMC famed valve-in-head gasoline engines from 92 to 200 H.P.  ���GMC exclusive 2-cycle Diesels  from 110 to 225 HP.  And it's the kind of power you don't have to>  pamper!  Each GMC engine is specially lubricated  against wear, specially ventilated against  acid-forming fumes���specially designed for  truck duty!  Why not let us recommend the GMC trucks  tractor or six-wheeler perfectly powered for  your job ? It will be ureal truck all the way  ���exactly the right combination of engine^  axle, transmission and frame. Take your  trucking problem ��� today ��� to>  your nearest GMC dealer.  ��et9f&  ��*>  ���a  Peninsula Motor Products Ltd. Wilson Creek, B.C. The Coast News       Thursday July 3 1952  Use The Coast News Classified  CONGRATULATIONS  "MV BAINBRIDGE"  for the excellent service you will render  W.J. Widdowson Co. Ltd.  307 West Pender (rear) ��� Vancouver, B.C.  Distributors for:  Fyr-Fyter & Stop Fire ���Fire Equipment and  Fire  Extinguishers.  Repairs & recharging on all types of fire extinguishers  The Coast News  CLA/J1HED  FOR SALE  Alder wood, $10.50 per cord;  Fir wood $11.50 per cord, delivered. E. McCartney. R.R. 1,  Oibso.ns. Phone 20-L tfn  Frying chicken, cut up for  frying ��� 50c lb. Order them  for Fall canning. F. Holland,  Gibsons, Phone 20-S.  27  Counter   books,   statements,  ���etc- Apply Coast News.  Bush  Wood.  Phone  75-R  Se-1-  saaa Park. T. Snodgraiss.  28  House: 24x24 on road close to  gov't float at Bargain Hbr.  Two bedrooms, . living room,  kitchen, hot and cold water.  II. McCallum, R.R. 1, Half-  snooja Bay. 27  One five year old cow freshened  Jane 5, 1952. H. Bernhof, Roberts  Greek. 28  JRcfJberts Creek, 200 ft. on Highway,  laooCJern cottage, bathroom, H and  <�� light; year round water supply  .from creek on property. Excellent  out buildings, one adaptable for  second home. For particulars ap.  .ply .Shepheard. 29  ���a  *$Eou may stand on the shoes we  sell, but we stand behind them  with "a sure to please" guarantee.  Anderson's Shoes, the store wijth  .x-ray fitting.  iMcClaxy refrigerator, almost - new;  rstill -under warranty, $250. Phone  "Wilson Creek 5M.  2-ton Caterpillar tractor in good  running;.order, snap for $800. Mrs.  ��>. McLean, North Road R.R. 1,  .Gibsons. '  TWo solid garden chairs; oil heater;  rangette with full oven; full.sized  ���study desk. All must go at a reduction as owner is leaving at end  ��if July. See J. Stone, two blocks  tap hill from Co.op Store, Gibsons.  Furnished new 3���roomed house, full  plumbing, large lot, convenient  location. Apply W. A. Youngson,  Sechelt. tfn  Six room house on one and a half  acres; Pembroke bathroom, complete with shower; electricity.  Good value at $3500. Mrs. R. M.  Smith, corner Sechelt Highway and  Pratt Road. tfn.  WORK WANTED  jft. competent radio technician now  <on duty at Gibsons Electric. Phone  45 for prompt radio service.      tfn  !���        "i ���  ...���,..���������      ������--��� ���    i , i   ,..���. ���  ��� ���     ���i���    ���  ^pray and Brush Painting; also  paper hanging. J. Melhus. Phone  Oibsons 33. tfn  ��>ave Gregerson ��� Licenced Electrician. Madeira Park, Pender Har-  jbour. tfn  HELP  WANTED  WANTED:   Someone   interested  in  becoming a demonstrator for the'  Sechelt  Peninsula.  Make  money  easily   and   pleasantly    by    the  Hostess  party  plan.  Unless you  are neat appearing, reliable and  enthusiastic   do   not   waste   my  time and yours. Otherwise reply  giving   name,    age,   and   phone  number.- I will be on the Peninsula . the week of July 7th and  - will arrange an interview.  Mrs. L. Bruckshaw, District  Manager, Ronald Parties Ltd.  Call or phone Selma Lodge  Sechelt 74.  WANTED  Wanted Fir Poles. For further  information see or phone  Harold Pearson,  Sechelt 57.  27  A widow with 2 teen_age daughters  is interested in renting or buying  small 4.room house from August  '52 to August '53 at or near Gibsons. Send particulars regarding  down payment, rental, etc., to  ..Mrs. Violet Madsen, 1540 Hunt  Road,   R. R.   4,   New  Westminster.  Wanted 30.inch chain saw in good  condition. G. Pay ton, Roberts  Ck.  LOST  One Hub Cap for Packard between  Roberts Creek and Gibsons, Saturday, June 28. Reward. Box 6,  Coast News.  LEGALS  LAND ACT  NOTICE  OF  INTENTION  TO  APPLY TO PURCHASE LAND  In  Land   Recording   District  of  Vancouver and situated at Euterp?e  Island in Blind Bay, B.C.  Take notice that Melvin W.  Jeffries of Egmont. occupation  fisherman, intends to apply for.  permission to purchase the following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted  at the Northwest corner of Euterpe  Island at high water mark, thence  around the Island, approximately  16 chains including small islet  approximately 100 feet east of  Euterpe Island; thence to point of  commencement, and containing 2  acres more, or less.  MELVIN W.  JEFFRIES  Dated SApril 26th, 1952.  NOTICE TO ELECTORS  Nominations will be received at  the Municipal Hall, Saturday, July  12, 1952, from ten .o'clock A.M. to  twelve o'clock noon, for the off ice  of two Village Commissioners for  the term expiring December 31st,  1952.  Nomination shall be on forms as  provided by the Returning officer,  who will supply such forms on  application.  Ballotting, if required, will be  held in the Municipal Hall, Saturday, July 19, 1952, from nine o'clock  AM. until seven o'clock P.M.  ROBERT BURNS  (Returning Officer)  Ghinft Services .  ANGLICAN CHURCH  July 6, 1952  Fourth Sunday after .Trinity  St. Bartholomew's  Church  Gibsons ' '��� *  11.00 a.m. Choral   Commun--  ion. v_  St. Hilda's Church ��� Sechelt  7.30 p.m. Evensong  St. Aidan's Church  Roberts Creek  3.15 p.m. Evensong  UNITED CHURCH  Gibsons:  9.45 a'.m. Sunday  School  11.00 te.W 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 church  home.  St. VINCENT'S MISSIONS  July 6, 1952  St. Mary ��� Gibsons ��� 9 a.m.  Holy Family ��� Sechelt  11 a.m.      ��� ��� .;  July 13, 1952  St. Mary ��� Gibsons ���, 11 a.m.  Holy Family -  9 a.m.  Sechelt  PENTECOSTAL  TABERNACLE  Sunday Services:  9:45 a.m. Sunday School  11:00 a.m. Devotional?'-  7:30 p.m. ?Eyangelistic  Prayer and ?Bible Study  Wednesday 8 p.m.  Young ..Peoples^ Friday. 8 p.m.  Date Pad  July 5 and 6��� Feature Event.  Grand opening Charle5r Kirk's  Coffee Shop ?��� Soda Fountain ���  Grocery Store ��� Gas Station at  Cranes New; Auto Court in Gib-  sons.  July 7 ��� Gibsons 8 pm. Farmers' Institute;; monthly meetmg in  Institute Hall.- '  July 10 ��� Roberts Creek P-TA  tea and home cooking sale at  home of Mrsi E. J. Shajw.  TODAY ��� -'. HAVE -YOU^'CONTRIBUTED TO THE RESUSCITATOR FUND? .It's not too late  ��� but if we do not get one��� it  just might be YOUR LIFE that  could have been saved, if we had  one. ������:'d:. v  July 12 ��� Roberts Creek P-TA  dance. Dave Kemp's CKWX Trail  Riders Orchestra, with stage show  7:30 to 8:30. ���     :  July 16 ��� Gower Point Special  Event at home.til Mrs. H Chaster  a garden party, auspices Anglican  WA. SPECIAL BUS leaves Gibsons  11 a.m. returning at 4 p.m,     .  July 23 ��� G ibsons Memorial  Park, near BlaCkvand. White. Store,  V.O.N, picnic tea. All welcome!  August 5 ��� Sechelt Legion Hall,  auxiliary annual tea.  Roberts Creek Sports Day will  be postponed for a month on account of measles epidemic here. v  This  Date . Pad  is  sponsored  and  paid for by your friendly realtors  .  .   <��� the --i- V: "v."''?  TotemRealty  4 ���  Sponsors of this community seryice  Phone Gibsons 44  KOLTERMAN SAWMILLS  HALFMOON   BAY  Lumber  Cut  to  Your Specifications  ��� Phone Halfmoon Bay 7-Z���v  S U C C E S S  P. A.D. Hobbs & Co. Ltd.  i  647 Terminal Ave. ��� Vancouver 4, B.C. ��� TA 2231  GREENING WIRE ROPE  SKOOKUM BLOCKS and RIGGING  Business and Professional  D IRE C TO RY  Please Clip This Directory Out and Hang By Your Phone  For Reference  APPLIANCES  Li   0  SUNSET HARDWARE  GIBSON'S  Agents for  RCA Victor  Records  ��� Columbia Records  Frigidaire  Ranges and  Refrigerators  ,       Beatty Pumps and  Equipment  P.O. Box 149 ������'Phone Gibsons 32  BLASTING  Rocks ��� Hardpan ��� Roadbuilding  JACK CAMPBELL  5308 Pr. Edward Ave., Vancouver  ��� FRaser 3831 ���  Fully  Licensed.  Ail  Experienced  ..'���.���    Men.  BEER BOTTLES  Will  call  and   buy  for >ash,' beer  bottles, scrap metal, etc.  Calls  made   at  intervals   from  Hopkins to Irvine's Landing  R. H. STROSHEIN  Wilson Creek.  BULLDOZING  ADERNICKS BULLDOZING  General bulldozing ��� Logging  Land clearing��� Road work  Telephone Sechelt 30-R  Located behind Bank of Montreal  in Sechelt.  CLEANERS  PENINSULA CLEANERS  Cleaners for the  Sechelt  Peninsula.  ���v~ Phones ���  Gibsons 100 ��� Sechelt 45 J  ELECTRICAL WORE  Home and Industrial Wiring  Electrical Heating  GIBSONS ELECTRIC  Phone 45  Appliances ���  Fixtures ��� Radios  Member   Electrical   Heating   Ass'n.  Washing Machines  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. \ ..  NOTARY PUBLIC  > '  0. JOHN COLERIDGE  ���  Gibsons ���  HARDWARE  KNOWLES SERVICE  HARDWARE  Phone 33 ��� Gibsons B.C.  Builders' Hardware  Paint ���j Plumbing1  ��� Appliances '���  Complete  Installation  Maintenance Service  .  DELIVERIES  TO ALL POINTS  MACHINISTS  Office 37  \  Res. 116 W  HILLS MACHINE SHOP  Mobilized Welding  -Welding anywhere ��� Anytime  Expert Tradesmen        '"���"*  Precision  Machinists r  . ..   Phone 54-^- Res: ,58V  OIL BURNERS^' ���'' "Z^' ; : v:":  C & 6 OIL BURNERS  SALES and  SERVICE  W.  Swain    ? D.  Currie  Ranges,   Furnaces,   Chimneys  .  Cleaned - -  ��� Sechelt 74 ���-  PLUMBING ^"~  Plumbing  and' Electrical  Supplies   Fixtures  Service  SECHELT BUILDING  SUPPLIES  RADIO   REPAIRS /  RADIO REPAIRS  Fast   Service  Efficient Workmanship  WILLIAM F0RTT  Phone  24 S 4  WALLY'S  ^ Radio and Electric  Sales ��� Service  Agent for Marconi Products  Phone  Sechelt 25.J  REAL ESTATE and        ,  INSURANCE   :",.��� ���>  JOHN COLERIDGE       "  ���;"     AGENCIES  Gibsons   and   District's   Only  Full  Time Real Estate and Insurance  ���   Office Since 1948.  Phone Gibsons 37  SECOND HAND STORE  Hardware ��� China  Tools ��� Furniture  Household Equipment  Magazine ��� Books  WE BUY _ TRADE ��� SELL  PENINSULA SECOND  HAND STORE  Phone Gibsons 99  WINDOW CLEANING  W^lt^P^ill^i^ii  PIONEER WINDOW  SERVICE  Vacuuming ��� Waxing  Windows Washed ��� Small Repairs  Phone  Sechelt  71R Use The Coast News Classified  Artist's  Model  one-piece  for your beach wear  also Men's swim trunks by-  Harvey   Woods  and swim suits for boyis and girls.  S  20  PAGES OF OUTSTANDING BARGAINS  �� FOR ALL THE FAMILY  BE SURE TO SHARE IN  "      THESE GRAND SAVINGS  ^T,EAfONCi  EATO tfORDER OFFICES IN BRITISH COLUMBIA  Chilliwack "��� Courtenay - Cranbrook - Duncan  ���  Kamloops  ���  Kelowna  Kimberley - Mission - Nanaimo - Nelson ��� New Westminster - Penticton  Port Alberni ��� Prince George ��� Prince Rupert ��� Revelstoke ��� Trail ��� Vernon  .-.      Vancouver - Victoria  ��� Westview ;   Peninsula Progress  This  week:   The  new  Ferry  Last week:   The   Clowhom  Plant  Every   week:   Sunset   Hardware  ALL THREE BRING BETTER LIVING  STANDARDS TO THE PENINSULA  Drop in and see the new appliances  Just In:  r  12-cu. $*.  Frigidaire  Beep Freeze  Beatty  Automatic  Washer  ���;..'..                                            .   ?���  Stromberg.  Carlson  RADIOS  -r- AH our goods at city prices ���  unset Hardware  _    Phone 32 ��� Cribsons, B.C  :���   UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT..,'.  J. Wood J.  Clements  Thursday July 3 1952  The Coast News         Si  Reader's Right  Editor, The Coast-News,  It would be unfortunate to  allow Mr. Andrew Johnston's  letter headed "Liberals Start  Campaigning,'' which appeared in your issue of Thursday,  June 26,, to pass unchallenged.  In my opinion it is most  hopeful to find in this election  the British Columbia public  expressed distinct individual  thinking, and finally, departed  from allowing their party to  think for them.  In th|e! first place, it seeing  clearly obvious why so many  "free enterprise" voters embraced a new party, if merely  to support just that ��� freiej  enterprise, tjndoubtedly, our  present government has instituted legislation far removed  from such. Hospitalization being only one outisltanding example.  As to committing "Hari-  Kari," I can only ,,feel that  Mr. Johnston resorts, to "sour  grapes" when -he sinks to the  use of such an expression after  , the apparent defeat of his  party at the poll.  To assert that the present  membie'r of the MacKenzie  riding is bringing afaout the  greatest progress this constituency has ever known is utter  piffle. What progress and  wherje;? I understand the. member is actually taking credit  for road construction. Which  road? If he mean)?) the double,  flushing from Wilson Creek  to Sechelt, I can- rtelfer him to  a statement oi his at a Liberal  meeting held at Sechelt just  two months prior to his flushing, at which he: clearly inr-  formed his audience that there  was no more .appropriation for  roads for two years. Also to  his last attempt in the House  towa��d|��froad7 construction, at  which hfe, Endeavoured to have  the government make the road  on Texada Island from Van1-  anda to the Ore mine in order  for thfejm to ship ore to Japan,  but no mention of the- Gibsons  to Sechelt highway.   --  Mr. Johnston seems happy  to refer to the "tremendous  progress our Province has enjoyed under %Libjejral leadership."! submit similar progress anight appear, evident  ;undet any leadership during  an inflationary period, but  that i?iound progress can be attained only by an honest effort  towards solvency and reduction- of the provincial debt.  The present government and  Coalition government have  shown how easy it is to prosper from credit of future generations. ���.,-  I would like io remind Mr.  Johnston that the overbearing  strength of two different parties, dominated by monopolistic  interests ini Europe during the  ''last decade was the ultimate  downfall of .tvyo respective  nations, and to 'advocate, as'he  presume!?, in His letter, and to  impose, as is evident in his  mind, that th)e< citizens of this,  riding rally to the party of  his choice is to depart entirely  from freedom of thought and  the democratic principle of  which we., of this nation are  so proud.  Apparently ������" the party, < to  which he is ? such a staunch  supporter, lacks the necessary  material - towards leadership,  by way of the fact that it had  to borrow from : another party  it'�� can did ate in this election.  It is indeed unfortunate  that such an utterance of  partisanship should emanate  from one who should, at least,  uphold the dignity of the  Bench, to which his party appointed him.  ' ' ' l ��� II. "WZ Aggett  PHONE: GIBSONS 76W  Mrs E. Nestman  IMMEDIATE SERVICE  Congratulations on Your NEW FERRY  R.   P.   GODFREY  INCOME  TAX  ACCOUNTING  (Formerly with Income Tax Division)  536 Howe St. ��� VANCOUVER, B.C. ��� TA 5026  PCH  JHUT-DOWN  POWER   WILL   BE   OFF  in  Gibsons  and  Roberts   Creek  areas  on JULY 9 and JULY 16  from 2 p.m. to 4 p.nv  in order to replace insulators broken  by vandals.  The British Columbia Power Commission  -��� Sechelt, B. C. ���-  .       ,   "  Congratulations  to the  Black Ball Ferries  The inauguration of the new  service by the MV 'Bainbridqe  marks the beginning of a new  era in transportation for the  residents of the Sechelt  Shell is proud to have been  chosen to fuel this vessel,  thus having the opportunity  of contributing to  British Columbia's progress The Coast News        Thursday July 3 1952  J-��*&e 7^h^Y ~7***?& /:>  This advertisement is not published or  displayed by the Liquor Control Board or  by the  Government of British  Columbia.  JOHN WAYNE  ', . . husband oi Ruth Wayne���known t#��  all her friends ai�� BIG SISTER, the story  of this couple takes place in Glenn Falls,  ���nd daily unfolds an absorbing drama  JVOU won't want to miss.  Dial 980 daily at 1:30 p.m.  FIRST WITH THE NEWS  *  Millionaires  - Just For A Day  It was not unlike the Cinderella story ��� except that they  were all men.' Fifty businessmen from all points along the  Sunshine Coast boarded the  MV Norsal . in Porpoise Bay  last Wednesday morning*. . .  The Norsal is a spit-'n-polish  sort of ship with hardwood all  over the place, a piano and  easy chairs in a spacious  lounge ��� and big enough to  make an ocean voyage. She  was loaned to the*, B.C. Power  Commission for the outing by  W. Clarke Gibson, commodore  of the Royal Vancouver Yacht  Club ���-- and she flew his flag  on the foreyard.  She  left  at  9:30  a.m.  with  everybody in a congenial  mood. A warm sun, lalong with  a cool breeze, made the weather  perfect  for  the  day.   And  everybody    chatted    together.  Some of the boys cornered the  Hon. A. D. TUrnbull, minister  of health a'nd welfare, and put  the VON problem Up to him.  while others remarked, in chatty  manner,  that   they  hadn't  paid  their hospital  insurance.  Others    chatted    with . S.  R.  Weston,     Power     Commission  chairman, and everybody talked  to  one   another  ���  except  those who found a sunny spot  to catch up on a. snooze.  Two hours later, after passing a 22 mile, scenic panorama  of typical B.C. beauty, the  crew disembarked at Clowhom  and went straight to the dining room where turkey sandwiches, pickles, coffee* and pie  went down good after a fresh-  air appetizer.  Through the power plant to  see the, Hon. Douglas Turnbull  turn a valve to set a dynamo  in motion. This was the official opening of the Clowhom  power development. Then ba'ck  to. the, ship.  There was singing on the  way back with Bob Cooke at  the piano, and Ernie Pearson  and his choir murdering Annie  Laurie and a few' others.  ,  A bang-up dinner in the Sechelt Inn concluded the full  day ��� and everybody wentv  home feeling, that they had  spent, one of the, finest days ol  their live/s. ?'������?  The early Egyptians forbade  the eating of onions because of  their religion. Yet it Avas in  Egypt that the onion originated.  Sechelt Radio & Electrical  Appliance Shop  (Formerly Walla's Electric)  '--"'' . r f ���':  NOW   OPEN  Expert Refrigeration  ��� Guaranteed Repairs ���  Radio niectical Appliance  Repairs & Parts  ;-.*.?. ;���  We also handle small machine work, such as repairs to  washing machines, auto electric parts^ small  magneto work, etc.  W.G. Fbrtt,  Tickets to PNE  How Being Sold  Advance sale tickets offering bargain rate admission to  the! Pacific National ��� Exhibition, August 20 to September  1, as well as opportunity to  compete for more than $12,,-  000 in prizes are now on sale  throughout British Columbia,  the PNE 'announces.  The special price is five  tic-ken.s for $2 as against the  regular -gate admission of 50  cents. Each ticket admits an  adult or two children. Only  advance sale tickets are eligible for the grand prize drawing, a contest which provides  Fairs with a type of ''rain  insurance.'' Inquiries for tickets may be made to the Advance Sale Department, Exhibition Park, Vancouver 6, B.C.  Top prizes are four new  modern cars, a 1952 Buick  four-door sedan with radio,  heater and seat covers; 1952  Chevrolet four-door sedan with  radio and seat covers; 1952  Meteor V-8 Tudor with seat  covers, and a 1952 Austim A40,  four-door sedan. In (addition  there are eleven merchandise  prizes^ one a! $400, another at  $200, 'a third a(t $100 and eight  at $50 eiach.  V:J  AND LABOUR  Install a DURO PUMPING SYSTEM  for Greater Profits -.' . ... save TIME  and LABOR doing daily chores . . .  a DURO gives added comfort and  convenience in home and barn .  Running water at the turn of a tap  "speeds up" every farm chore. There  is a DURO Pump for every farm  need.  SMORGASBORD  ��� EveryT Wednesday���  BANQUETS  WEDDINGS  CLUB FUNCTIONS  PULL SUNDAY DINNERS  "SERVED  5 -r- 9  Phone for Reservations  Caojon Gardeos  N-1992-Y4  . ������' 3381 Capilaiio ���  Mr. and Mrs. D. G. HEAL  KITCHEN  Eliminate old "pump  and carry" ��� fresh  running WATER ON  TAP saves TIME and  kitchen drudgery  TRUCK GARDENERS   BARN  depend on a DURO  WATER SYSTEM  . . . assured of plenty  of moisture when  needed.  Phone or visit us today for DURO Pumps and EMCO  Plumbing   Fixtures.    Write   for   illustrated   folder.  Why carry water?  Clean fresh running  water at the turn of  a tap saves .WORK  arid TIME ... greater  PROFITS too!  OUAUTY  eMCD  -BftAsi ctiiJOS  London  MARSHALL'S  Plumbing ,��� Heating v��� Supples  '  GIBSONS ~ Phone 64-S  EMPIRE BJRASS MFG. CO. LIMITED  Hamilton ��� St. Catharines - Toronto ��� Sudbury - Winnipeg - Vancouver  ECOP 522  The Black Ball Ferry  Line has taken advantage of the superior qualities of BAPCO Marine  Paint in refitting the MV  Bainbridge.  \  Hundreds of shipowners all over know that the finest protection they" can  give their planking is Bapco Copper Paint. The boring teredo can 't get in  his deadly work when, the hull is protected with an application of Bapco  Copper Paint. It's poison and sure death! And there are special repellents in  Bapco Copper Paint to prevent barnacles and sea vegetation, from clinging ���r  Do as many large shipowners like The Black Ball Ferries do!  USE---   ,. . '���������"    y  Marine Paints  KNOWLES SERVICE  HARDWARE ��� Gibsons B. ���.  SECHELT   BUILDING   SUPPLIES ��� Sedfieif, B.C. /ft  on Walls, Woodwork  or furniture  IT'S THE PAINT with 100 LIVES  V *.'///,  Whether you brush or roll  it on, this amazing new  paint gives rugged service.  Choose from 14 sparkling,  smart,' new colors.  ��� Sold by* ���  Gibsons Electric  Gibsons 45  PAINT,  a n d    V.A R N IS H  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 Vancouverffor ?  Ootical Service?  See u& fodtup fa*  BECfoodrieh  EXTRA  CUSHION  BIG TRADE-IN  ALLOWANCE  ON YOUR OLD TIRES  DEFIANCE        '  600x16 ���* $19 95  670x15 ������ $24.95  Chuck's Motors  Sechelt,  B.C.   Phone  54 W  This is R. A. (Rube) Hornstein,  in charge of the Dominion  Public Weather Office in  Halifax, who discusses what  makes the weather and why,  in the broadcast series "Ask  the Weatherman," heard Sundays at 3:20 'pm. on the CBC  Trans.Canada network. In his  program he debunks ��� or upholds��� old weather theories  handed down through the centuries and gives colorful up.  t)o-date . explanations jof anything from drizzle to hurricanes  and chinooks. ���   ,  Doug Turnbull  Likes Peninsula  The Hon. A. D. Turnbull  made his first visit to the Peninsula last week when he represented the Hon. Byron Johnson in thei opening of the  Clowhom Falls power .development "The-beauty- of Salmon  Inlet and of Sechelt, itself,  ma.de him want to come back  sometime soon.  Mr. Turnbull told a group  of Peninsula, men, gathered  for dinner in the Sechelt Inn  afier a trip to the project, that  the only way to increase our  standard of living was to increase our -output per man  hour; He said that no "ism,"  no new political party, and no  one group,? could increase our  overall financial position, unless we increase our output  per man hour. This, he said,  could be done by the increased  use of electricity in our plants.  The new Clowhom , development has made it possible for  the Peninsula to increase their  output per. man hour and in  that way boost . the living  standards..  Proper Mailing  Address Important  Warning to all recipients of  Family Allowances 'and Old  Age Security that they must  keep the regional office informed of their proper mail-  ling. :.,.' addresses was "recently  issued by W. R. Bone, regional  director. Family Allowances  and Old Agei Security.  ?"Hitherto postmasters were  allowed to forward cheques to  payees who have moved for a  li.mite.ld period," ' he said.  "However, under recent ar-  ,ran.gemen\.s between the national office' and the "postal  authorities, postmasters are  now required to return-, cheques  to the regional office when it  is found that they are undel-  ivera'ble at the address given.  "It should-;be noted that  filing a change of address  with the posi master is not  sufficient. It also is necessary  to notify the regional office  in Victoria directly. In forwarding this information, if  this chancre of address is of a  temporary nature ~uly, .the  oeriocl during which the;  cheque vshould be. ^ent to the  new address should be indicated." /  West Sechelt  By MARGARET  ALLAN  The up and "tlown summer  movement has started at the  Cairns' estate. Mr. and Mrs.  Tom Groves have been visitors.  They are relatives but have a  house of their own. Most of  you will remember Jean Cairns  who used to teach here. She is  Mrs. Carew now. Her son. has  just graduated from UBC with  his B.Sc, degree.  It is hard io keep up with  Mrs. Margaret Arnold. Now  she is off to Britain again ���  this time to nurse, a sick relative who is ill. She is coming  back here, however. She prefers Canada, with all its faults,  to Britain with its free glasses. (You just' need the one  frame; you spring the different lens out . and in to suit  you.)  Mrs. Buller thought it nice  for her nephew to be asked to  the weiner roast at the J. McGregor place. He just' came  from town for a holiday and  Thursday July 3 1952       The Coast News.  knew nobody. He had a wonderful time. So had all other-  boys who were invited. There  is too little- of that for boys  hare; they just seem to be  turned loose to find their own  way. Mr. Buller is up at Har-  iot Bay with the Power Commission, where I understand  the power has just' been turned on. It is quite a place now,  I was surprised to hear about  it.  w  THE PAINT WITH  100 LIVES  Are you  BUILDING?  We can supply men and  material for any job  Carpenters  Plumbers  Electricians  Painters  Sechelt  Building Supplies  Canada Wire & Cal?le Company  "" Copper Rods  v   Electrical Conductors of All Kinds  Copper and Aluminium, etc.  Standard Underground Cables  Steel Wire Hope  VANCOUVER WAREHOUSE and FACTORY  1494'Powell Street ��� HAstings 7500  ��� VANCOUVER, B. C. ���  for Waffs, Woodwork, furnitur*  Let us show you how this .  amazing new paint can be  scrubbed repeatedly. Smart  new colors. Ideal for kitchens and bathrooms.  ��� Sold by ���  Gibsons Electric  Gibsons 45  PRATT A I VYIBEIM  y.   P Al NT-   a nd    VA-R' N I S'H  than your after-dinner smoke  Ivor less than *2�� a day���just about  the price of the cigarette you smoke  (with your coffee���you can  have complete protection for all  your valuables.  Papers, passports, jewellery . ..  all/ things of value . . . are subject to  loss and theft in your own home.  For complete safety���and for your  peace of mind���they should be kept in  a BNS Safety Deposit Box. Safe,  convenient, available to you at a  moment's notice.  Protect your valuables by taking  them to the nearest branch of  The Bank of Nova Scotia at the first  opportunity���2�� a day is so little  for so much.  + + +  GOING ON HOUDAYS? Have a happy, worry-  free vacation.. .put your valuables in a  safe place���a BNS Safety Deposit Box-���   -  before you go away.  1   +   1  The Bank of  Your BNS Manager is a  good man to know. In  Squamish and Woodfibre he  is M. O. Colwell.  ��� Yew Partner m Helping Canada Grew 8  The Coast News       Thursday July 3 1952  oberts Creek  Round-up  -   By MADGE NEWMAN  She's donei it again! -It is  getting monotonous reporting  Helen Low's big fish every  year. This time we hear it is  a 34 lb. salmon, and it didn't  gett away. '  The Hall Board report a  very successful dance on the  21st. Seen among the crowd  were visitors June* and Dick  Gray over from the Island  where thgy have made their  home since, leaving the Creek.  Also the "W. Clark's from  Ehglewood back to their home  on Beach Avenue whilst the  strike is in progress.  A new arrival at Roberts  Creek is George Brydon, who  has bought the old Bob Dunn  place and ha's named it 'Water  Wheel Farm.'  Nearly every house in this  district has a child or two  down with measles. Or they  have had them and recovered.  It is a particularly mean type  with most of the. patients running a high temperature and  suffering divers discomforts.  By the time this goes to press  Kin Donate $50  To Resuscitator  Last .Friday saw the Volunteer Fire Brigade Resuscitator  fund jump another fifty dollars when Kin President Tom  Larson presented a $50 cheque  to Fire Chief John Bunyan on  behalf of the/ Kinsmen club.  This was the second large  cheque to be given to the;  fund, the Smokey Stover club  having opened the drive with  a $25 donation.  John Bunyan?announced  that a)vfejw of the cans on  counters around i the village  had been opened on Friday,  netting over $36 in folding  money. v  Another  distinguished  product of  The BRITISH  COLUMBIA  DISTILLERY  Co. Ltd.  myym  S'  BC  RESERVE  The British Columbia Distillery Co. Ltd.  *  NEW  WESTMINSTER.   B.C.  BCD-1-07  L  This advertisement  is not published or displayed by  the Liquor Control Board or by the  Government of British Columbia.  the epidemic should have gone  the rounds and the various  households back' to normal  again.  Celebrate Anniversary  Congratulations are due to  Mr. and Mrs. J. Kirkwood,  who first catmie to Gibsons 45  years ago. They observed their  diamond .anniversary on June  24, 1952.  .They have two "sons, Jamefs.  W. and J. Lome Kirkwood,  and three daughters, Mrs. A.  J. McLennan, Mrs. J. Mc-  Grfeigor and Mrs. Wm. Henry.  Also eight grandchildren and  three  great  grandchildren.  jies ���  We had every good intention of running a ten-page  natper thfo w#ek, but due to  linotype difficulties we changed to an eight-page run at  the, last minute. We are sorry,  therefore, that several columns  were missed out, a letter to the  editor, >and some local news.  We /eixpect to be back with 10  pages next week.  The peanut is a tuber and  grows under ground.  B. W. M: BONE  Chartered Accountant  1045 West Pender St.  VANCOUVER 1, B.C.  ��� TAtlow 1954 ���  One of the world's largest The highest, water!all in  drydoe?ks is located at ?Esqui- Canada isr Belt-a Faills/. 3,414  malt, B.C. feet, on Vancouver.Island.v   ,  SUMMER VISITORS!  Call FA 4131 in Vancouver; or Gibsons 50; or Gibsons  36-C for scheduled freight service between  VANCOUVER and District and GIBSONS and District.  SHIP VIA '  VANCOUVER  GIBSONS  FREIGHT  LINES  OPERATED BY R.M. INGLIS  Announcing!  the new  modern  R  COFFEE   BAR & GROCERY  . i  . 1  at the Auto Court  opposite the High School  Gibsons        '  ��� Drive in and park ��� \  S UND AY      Velvet l��c brick  ONL Y! Ice   Cream    2   for  3Sc  A Report  To our "PARTNERS in PROGRESS" on Tlie Sunshine Coast  Webster says: PROGRESS is a noun, meaniiiig "Motion In A  Forward j)ireetjOIi'>;  Here is TRA^Si^p^^ltoN PROGRESS-A Ferry that goes  Bow or Stern first*?  ���  600 Passengers - 65 Cars  NOW MAKING TRIAL RUNS AFTER A COMPLETE  OVERHAUL  How A "Double-Ehdc^V Worfe  There is one big engine, with a clutch, propeller, rudder and wheelhouse at each end.  When leaving Gibsons the en�� farthest from  the dock becomes the bow. The captain moves  to the bow wheelhouse, audi the stern clutch  is engaged to drive its propeller. The<ship is  steered by the stem rudder. The bow rudder  is locked, and tne bow propeller, with its  clutch, disengaged, is allowed to spin freely.  When leaving Horseshoe Bay, everything is  vice versa. All clear?  For Those Who Likes Figures  and Stuff  M.V. Bainbridge is 180 feet in length and  60 feet in width. She draws 15 feet of water  when fully: loaded. Her Gross tonnage Is 780,  registered tonnage 530. The main engine is  an 8-cylinder Washington diesel, 850 B.H.P.  Each piston is 17 inches in diameter. (The  piston in your ��ar is probably about three  Inches.) Two small diesels generate the ship's  electricity. And if you must know which end  is officially the bow, look for the anchor. It's  at the stern.  - \  You have shared some of our troubles  ���and your patience and, understanding during the past .six weeks, while' MV Quillayute  tried to keep a schedule meant for the new ferry, have beein ' wonderful.  You have also shared some good things  $ Payments to local (businessmen, for various services rendered, averaging $1,093  monthly. v ,  �� Payments for fuel and other supplies? purchased   here,   averaging $3,318 monthly.  ^   A service so continuous as to be almost  "a bridge across Howe Sound."  |   A Black Ball payroll which, to employees  resident in this area alone, totals $6,000  ��� *?. monthly.  AN AVERAdE, EVERY  MONTH,  OF $10,411.00, SPENT WpRE?M BELIEVE  SHOULD BE ��� IN THE AREA WE SERVE AND IN THE FUTURE OF WHICH Wlf  ALL HAVE A STAKE.  BLACK ��� BALL FERRIES Ltd.

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