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 Provinsial  Library,  Victoria,   B,   C.  Phone your news or  orders to*  GSbseits 4SW  Sixth Year of Publication    Thursday October 9, 1952       Vol-. 6 - m   Published in GIBSONS, B.C.     Serving the Sunny Sechelt Peninsula  inaasr*. iviacnico  war Veterans  owances  *<Sy X:A public meeting, under the auspices of Gibsons Branch,  v Canadian Legion, advertised as a, meeting to hear ''Jimmy''  Sinclair,Ml?, discuss veteran's legislation, turned out to be a  debate between. Jimmy Sinclair and Bob Macnicol. The meeting  was -a discussion of two viewpoints: an overall-viewpoint ex-  \ pressed by al parliamentarian whose chief concern was finances;  | versus a more combined viewpoint expressed by Mr- Macnicol.  \-   Mr. Sinclairstarted out bv  f outlining1 what .had  been   ae-  |vc6mplished 'by. the. parliameint-  \'&vy:- . committee    on    veterans  l^jaffairs..; He said that pension  grates had  been 'increased  33  $per .cent for. single men with  I other concessions made to re-  | cipients  of X$far V e t e r a. n s  fAllbwa?nce.'--; '? .*-������ Z-  f Being as)sistant to the minister  | of finance, he was able. to quote  lint millions,   and he told  the  audience that 'over the past  ^year a total of $225,000,000 had^  ibeeh paid?- put to veterans ��� in  I pehrf ons, settlement schemes,  : assistance, etc. This, he remarked,was nime times the sum  fpaid but in 1939- And he made  Kt ^clear that the money must  ?iome out of taxes which. were  (already high. "Half the current  ���budget was earmarked for  ���defence, he continued,? ; and  ^'nearly everyone was wanting  van? increased appropriation  >J6r one thing-or another^  :Z He? felt that the veteranshad  Imade; ai;definite; jgain ?? during  Gibsons May Scrap  Village Zoning Bylaw  Gibsons .village coiunc;il  on Tuesday evening .discussed  scrapping, the present zoning  bylaw and' replacing it with a  new bylaw. The old bylaw, only  .a year old has already been  amended several times, and it  was felt thet: a . more-eljastic  bylaws should be adopted by  Gibsons.   X   -        "  Cleric R. Burns pointed out  to the council that the Cranr  berry village zoning bylaw  ���was contained on one and a  half pages of legal-size paper,  while the Gibsons bylaw re-.,  quired 22 pages/  .Commissioners agreed that  a draft of atni entirely, new -  zoning bylaw should be drawn  up- When the draft copy is  completed, rep?re��'3ntatives; of  the Board; of Trade and of the  Ratepayers! will be invited ? to  Three Yachtsmen  Pinched for Spied  Allan Hodgson, Ray Shilvock,  and Robert Johnston^ all of  Vancouver, were eae?h fined.  $15 and costs in. Magistrate  Len Hambly V courtIii Pender  Harbour this.,week- They were  charged with dangerous driving  of their motor vessel*in- minor  waters of British Columbia.  The three yachtsmen?)' coming  iin.tp the harbour in linje. astern,  nearly swamped a small boat  as their cruisers raced-past. The  small boat would haye? swamped completely, had* .not the  owner been an experienced  boatsman. Swell fr pin the boats  sloshed over the gun'le;* killing'  the motor. y-y.l  This regulation of the Canada  Shipping Act has not been too  well enforced in the past, but  will   now- be   enforced   more  rigidly, '' '  ___    . .:       _   __  Mag. A Johnston  <<i  Through frugal living, and  through conservation of natural resources, the Scandinavian  countries are producing more  today than ever befprfej'' Mag.  Al. Johnston of Sechelt told  Gibsons Kinsmen. He??said that  fishingy.was not thevmaim industry,; but, rather;' agriculture,  ��li s~ mot^ v��aV  Xind   sn^wpsfpd     ���"'���������*'".���: .~*~; v"   ��y.���..i"'-1?vv*; ����     uusuy, oul, ramer, agriculture,  fishing fourth.     ,  In a short, but informative  Ikeejj} its casebefore? parliament.  pBut^:��& could not see the ?pos-  ���sibility of a heavier drain on  finances  at  the  present time,  faShbugh he  agreed  that  the  ' war vetera?ns allowance should  kj>e fZ at least equal to the best  ?lih1?old agei"?pensions-.'  \    Oppositipni   ? ffienibers    were  ^always in a portion to  talk  ^glibly about a better deal for  Hhe veterans; they did not have  | to Praise money through taxes,  rhepointed^ out; v v?   ??        ;  '}:���   <?'S6me people?have said that  f I am no longer interested in.  j1 veteran's: affairs,    but    once  [ interested in the veteran one is  [ always  interested; in the. .'vet-.  (-���   ?(Continued oh page?5)  (     (See   Sinclair,   Macnicol)  Three Cheat  t    Tihree ���>: thbroughly-spaked  [ occupantsof a-wate^taxi were  brought ashore Jn Gibsons  ? Monday afternoon after their  | bo$t blew to bits off Gambier  |  l?iiand.   In  a,J freak accident  wiiich but for a miracle was1  vriiot serious,7 their boat sank in  a matter of^seconds.  ?The two passengers, Phillip  ;, Pawsbn   and   Syd   Pawson   of  New Westminster wero looking  : over timjper? on Gambier Island  whein> the boat ran out of_; gas.  Stan Hurrell, water taxi driver  filled the tank and started up  the engine again, v  With a ioud eexplpsion the  .boat blew to pieces- One of the  ���passengers, at the after ehdrof  the boat, reports having been  mittee ?to'%o- over^j the- new  nilihgs^for further study-  BOARD OF TRADE TO  MEET WITH FIREMEN  This is fire preVentiph week,  and .Sechelt will markv the  annual week witfc members of  the . bloard of "viradei? meeting  with the volunteer fire brigade  for tjheir regular practice.  Following the practice hour,  the two groups will get together for a social hour.  ���"-���������-������ y r.y.���:.;<*��� ���  :-    .��� \    ���  talk, he briefly outlined the  history of the Nordic peoples,  and briefly reviewed their  characteristics-  C.P. "Bal" Ballentine ,was  also a guest at the regular  Kinsmen meeting held last  Thursday evening.  Johni Wood and Les Rimes  were initiated as new members  and welcomed by the club.  P.T.  ;v  and Teachers  chiefly to the PTA delegates.  .The problems of education, she  said, are the same, not different  for    School   Board;?   teachers,  sltudents,  the "PTA,   and  the  community / in    general-    The  District  Council,   representing  the entire district, should concern    itself    chief 1 y  ; with  ^problems that face thfe- area as  a whole.  Mrs. Livsey, one-time rural  teacher, and now mother of  three schooli students, feipokei-  convincingly and was: heard  with interest by 60 teiachers  and delegates-  After a buffet lunch separate  business meetings were held.  blpwn_''about ten feet in the    Speaker    at    the    Federation  gathering wa<5 Mrs. Ruby Jay,  who, formerly taught at both  Irvines> Landing aind Sechelt.  Mrs; Jay commented first on  the increase in fcoordination  among the communities of the  Howe SoundSechelt Peninsula  Highway Commission Is  Vital, Gargrave Asserts  "It is my firm conviction, and the conviction of the party  which I represent, that the entire highway problems of the  province should be dealt with by a highway commission, similar  to that of the B.C. Power Commission," Tony Gargrave, MLA-  elect, told a small but"enthusiastic audience in the Gibsons School  Hall, Saturday evening  politics," he continued,  .mission which could look ten years  problems-  "We must take  "and put them  the highways out of  in the hands of a corn-  ahead in their study of the  Convene at Madeira Park  The annual joint meeting of Seehelt School District PTA  District Council and Teachers Federation was held in brilliant  sunshine? at the Madeira ?Piark School on ? Saturday, October 4-  A* Sechelt Motor Transport chartered bus, originating at  Gibsons, picked up ?PTA delegates and teachers along the way-  Retiring ?President  Alec  Goositrey opened  the  joint  morning^..  "session at ten o 'clock, and turned it oyer to Mrs: Barbara-Lrivsey,  President of the Yancouver District Council of the PTA.  Her remarks were addressed  .j >  air'- The three men were able  to^grab lifejackets 'before the  ���.boat sank;  ���..;  All three men suffered small  cuts and bruises from flying  debris- All that was? left of the.  boat was the driver's 'seat.     v.  during the. past several years-  She then reported on the^aetiv-  ities   of   the   B-C.   Teacher's  /Federation Workshop held at  Qualicum   Beach   during   the .  last week of? August, at which ,  Mrs. Rankinj represented  this J  district.   ��� ?-?  The?*���iasbn for  this  Wojrk- ;  shop, ;Mrs- Jay pointed but, is  the need, for a re-training in  leadership^ which is being lost.  [The main task of this ^session  was a^series of discussiph?s ohj :  text-bppk  and  curriculum yre-?^  visions-with which the Depart- >  ment   of;  Education   is   now"*?  concerned.     : ���.   -  X yy,.,yy'X:  In the annual election. N-  McKenzie was ejected President, R. Watts, Vice Presdent,  and Mrs: A McKay Secretary-  Treasurer. Mrs. B- Rankin .was _:  elected delegate to ttie North  Shore District Council, and L.  R- Peterson remained as Public  Relations Officer.  At  the  present  time,   there  is too much political expediency  ���and thus too much unnecessary  expense   in   the . building   of  roads , he said.  The public meeting, held  under the auspices of the local  CCF club passed a' resolution  Baking that Mr- Gargrave do  all in his power to bring about  the formatioji of a highway'  c o m m i s.s i o n- within the  province.  Mr. Gargrave opened his  meeting by remarking that he  was in Gibsons for a friendly  chat to ascertain the needs of  the Peninsula.  He reiterated his, former  statement that the government  was not obligated to build the  IOeindale���Agamemnon Bay  road within any certain, time-  They had obligated.themselves  to build the road, but had not?  obligated the government as  to time limit- He said, however,  ' that he felt the road would be  .-, built sooner; than he had; pre-.  vipusily  expected*   The; Black  Ball; ?Perries   had   offered   to  loan the government funds for  the building of a highway.  He said that the government  estimated the cost of putting  in new gravel roads on each  side of Jervis'Inlet at $500,000,  eard the reconstruction of a  gravel road from Gibsons to  Kleindale at $500,000- He was  of the opinion", however, that  the job could be done for less.  v With Powell River link in  service, ,he forsaw a great influx of motorists on the Peninsula.  "Powell River Company  pays its employees' well," he  said. "There are plenty of cars  in the Powell River area but  only 38 miles of road, and the  people up there are eager to  'travel further -afield. He pictured >them traveling down  the Peninsula by the hundreds.  ?He ..also said that the completion of the" Port Mellon  road would bring an industrial  payroll to the an-ea- Most of  the   residents  would   shop   in  ''Gibsons, and a good number  wil] want to live in Gibsons,  travelling- back and forth to  work.  On the s?ubject of hospital  in s ur a n c e, the MLA-elect  stated,that the BCHIS . wa^s a  step in the right (lirection, but  he feared that the petty' bickerings ? of other parties might  wreck ike scheme. He felt that  expansion of the scheme' was  necessary?; and that?the servide  ^hould be free to all. who needed it.���->���;. /..  ��� > '  .; "I do not believe the Social  Credit government really be-  leives in hospital insurance for  all those who need it," he told  his liste ners-  A question period which followed dealt with the question  Port Mellon road was first  surveyed in 1913, and has been  re-surveyed several times since.  He did, remark, however, that  some good work was now being  dorie on the GibsonsrSeelieiffc  road.  On the liquor question Mr.  Gargrave stated that the plel>  iscite was merely a "straw  vote", and that the government  could follow any course it  desired irrespective of the  plebiscite.  Questioned on whether or not  Gibsons could now go ahead  with a hotel with a liquor  licence, he said that as far as  he kneAv the law concerning the  granting of licences had not  changed. The findings of the  liquor- eommit--fc.ii>n would be  finalized i'm December and the  CCF was awaiting their findings with interest.  Johnston Resigns  to  'Captain "Andy" Johnsto���  of Sechelt, Liberal party's  prime booster on the Sechelt  Peninsula stepped down Saturday last from the chairmanships  of MacKenzie Riding Liberal  Association. He told the meeting of the association that he  felt a change would be beneficial to the district as a whole,  and that he would continue  work aloinig with the group irt  whatever way he could-  Bert" Mathews, Powell Rivery  was named president of the*  Liberal Association, replacing  Captain Johnston, with Harry  Batchelor of Selma Park becoming fir.>t vice-president-  Mrs. B- Wood of Powell River  was named secretary and BilE  Jamieson, alsoi of the paper  town, treasurer- Other officers  were Harry Davies of Powell  River and Charles Williams of  Lasqueti Island.  Meeting discussed several  resolutions to be presented to'  the forthcoming Provincial  convention.  Chest X-ray Unit  Arrives In Gibsons  Department of Health5*?  brand new x-ray truck arrived  in Gibsons early Monday aec!  equipment was set up Monday  evening in the School Hall by  the Kinsmen Club- Technician.  Grant Klokeid started the free  TB chest x-ray cilinie at 9  o 'clock Tuesday morning.  Monday   saw   about  10$  students from the high schoo?  pass through the clinic as well  as about 100 Gibson residents-  High    School   students   are*  assisting Mr. Klokeid in cl'erf-  cad   work   during   (the  th-ree-  of roads, the Black Ball Ferries    day stay in  Gibsons-  franchise, and the liquor laws.        The unit will be in Wilsjct  Bob Burn&v CCF bellwether    Creek  Friday  and  in  Sechelt  in Gibsons, remarked that the    next week. 2  The Coast News       Thursday October 9, 1952  ke Coast Metns  Member Canadian Weekly Newspaper Association.  (Established 1945)  Authorized as second class mail,  Post Office  Department,   Ottawa.  SAM NUTJER, Production Manager  LES RIMES, Editorial Manager  Published  Every   Thursday.  t: Sates,of Subscription: 12 mos. $2.00; 6 mos. $1.25; 3 mos. 75c.  ����� *  5c per copy. United States and Foreign, $2.50 per year.  Phone Gibsons 45  Box 6, Gibsons. British Columbia.  it  ilonaw  Canada Savings Bonds  For today and tomorrow, we're asked to buy Canada Savings  Bonds. We're asked to buy to be "patriotic", or to help "put  us over our quota." But, there is a far more important reason  why we ought to put our money into Canada Savings bonds-  They are readily convertible? to cash in case pf weed, and they  yield, an attractive interest rate. Thus they boast two of the  major.assets of a sound investment.  One American candidate for the Presidency told his audience  two weeks ago that the American dollar was the world's most  valued currency. He seems to ha>ve forgotten that our Canadian  dollar is worth more than his American dollar. Our dollar,  therefore, is the world's most valued currency, backed by  millions of Canadians with an optimistic point of view.  There is no safer investment today. Not anywhere in the  wide, wide world-  Thanksgivin  We have much to be thankful for.  So often we are so busy with our own little horizons of life  that we fail to look out around about us to take stock on that  which is ours.  It is the misinformed cynic who says we have to pay for  everything we get. Only the air is free, he sa-ys/ and soon, they'll  be taxing that! X   "     y ���  And yet, it is fallacy to try to judge values by.monetary  values alone. We have made of money a god���-rather than a  servant- Unfortunately there is little that wej as individuals,  can do. about that.  ;.^.   -, . v    . , ��� '���?*' . hh ��� X  But, we caii take time, this coming week-end, to. try to  evaluate our possessions, -not in'the light of what they are worth  in money,-but in what they are worth to the buildinig of a fuller,  more-abundant life���and a better world for ourselves . and our  children. .  II.B.C. Offers  Rural Lectures  The ninth annual short  course for rural young people  Will be held at the Youth  Training Centre, near the University, commencing on January 5, 1953.  Training will be of practical  value to all young people who  are genuinely interested in  rural life. Instruction will be  given in agricultural subjects,  farm mechanics, carpentry,  blacksmithing, cooking, sewing,  handicrafts^, recreation, rural  organization, citizenship and  other subjects.  The Youth Training Centre  is a self-contained unit which  includes dining hall, recreation  hall, shops and lecture rooms.  The camp, being adjacent to  the University campus, allows  for   the   use   of   the   various  University facilities.  Any rural perston between <  the ages of 16 to' 30 are  eligible to apply for registration in this eight-week course.  Total charge for room and  board is $20.00 per .<person.  Every student whose fare to  Vancouver amounts to more  than $10.00 will have the dif-  ferenlce between his return  fare and the $10.00 refunded.  This means the total cost for  room, board and transportation  for the entire period is $30.  No suitable applicant wiil be  excluded from the school owing  to lack of fundsv  Any rural young people  desiring application forms and  other information pertaining to  this short course should write  to Dr. G.M. Shrum, Department  of University Extension, University of ?British Columbia,  Vancouver 8, B.C.  omet lets are  Britain's Pride  Among   other  things   Great  Britain can be proud of are the  = new   Comet  jet   airliners,   the  best of their kind in the world.  The opening of the new British  Overseas  Airlways  service  to  India and Ceylon is a further  reminder of the excellence of  these great aircraft. Superiority  of the craft lies not only in its  tremendous  speed  but  in  its  comparative quiet and lack of  vibration���quiet for  the  passengers, that is. People living  around the airports from which  the Comets take off, complain  bitterly of the hellish screech  as  they  hurl  themselves  into  the  air.  ��� ^\  Chief disadvantage is the  heavy fuel consumption but  developments are already  underway to cut down considerably the "consumption and the  number of stops necessary for  refueling.  Airline operators are look  ing to the British aircraft forv  use on their airlines, and it  looks as if Great Britian. for  a while at least, has an exclusive export that is in great  demand.  Mere Boys  Than Girls In B.C.  Contrary to common belief^  there are more boys than girls  in B.C. according to the latest  census figures;. There are '  596,000 males in the province,  and 568,000 females. There are  more males in Xhe^ 0 to 4 year  group; more mafes in the 5  year to 9 year group; about  1,000 more males in the 10  year to 14 year group; and  over 1,000 more in the 15 to  19 year group. There are more  females in the 20 year to.,r40  year group which probably -  accounts for some gals finding  it- a - littlev difficult, to find���a  maityX ��:   .X- '������; i  Women seem to be the more  hardy. There are 506 women  between 90 and 95 years and  only 390 men. There are ill  women over 95 years of age,  and only 62 men.  When the wind blows, you  need more heat in your house.  Engineers say that a 10-mile-  an~ hour wind blowing against  the side of your house may  have the same effect on heat  loss as a j.0~degree drop in  outdoor temperature.  Use The Coast News Classified  This adv*rtis��m*nt is no�� published or displayed by.  th* liquor Control Board or by th�� Govarnmart ��l  ..British Columbia.  "f*  EVELOPED. through atomic energy, New RPJW Motor Oil is truly the gem of all motor oils. Actual teats  prove it doublet engine life between major overhaul periods. At all Chevron Ga^ Stations  Coal and Wood Ranges  Coal and Wood Heaters  AT  Howe Sound Trading Co. Ltd.  ��� Phone Gibsons 39 ���  liibsons Theatre  Monday 7 and 9  Tuesday 8 p.m.  JANE   POWELL  VIC   DAMONE  RICH, YOUNG and PRETTY  * Sechelt Theatre  I Monday 7 and -9  Tuesday 8 p.m.  JANET LEIGH  PAUL   DOUGLAS^  ANGELS IN THE OUTFIELD  Wednesday, 8 p.m.  Friday,     7 and 9  ALEC   GUINNESS  THE   MAN  *��� IN THE WHITE SUIT  Thursday    8  p.m.  Saturday at times noted below  BOWERY   BOYS  BOWERY BATTALION  also, INDIAN UPRISING  Indian Uprising at 8:10 only  Bowery Battalion at 7 <& 9:30  Wednesday, 8 p.m.  Friday at times noted below  BOWERY   BOYS  BOWERY BATTALION  also, INDIAN UPRISING  Indian Uprising at 8:10 only  Bowery Battalion at 7 & 9:30  Thursday    8  p.m.  Saturday, 7 and 9  .   ALEC   GUINNESS      ���_  'THE/ MAN ...  IN THE WHITE SUIT  ,)  'Boil  ���f  Stock  OennUA  hedule Change  Schedule No. 3 ��� cancelling Schedule No. 2  Effective Now  Subject, tp change without notice ?       r   * -  5     Round Trips Daily"    5  Lv. Gibsons Lv. Horseshoe Bay  7:00 a.m.  10:00 a.m.  ? l:00<p.m.  4:0Qvp.nv  7:00 p.m^  8:30  atm.-.  11:30   a.m.  2:30  p.m.  3:30  p^m.  8:30  p.m.  Gibsons - Keats 1 sland - Gambier -1 sland  Every Monday  Lv.' Gibsons  Lv.   New Brighton  Lv. Keats Island  Arr. Gibsons  8:30 a.m.  9:00 a.m.  9:30 a.m.  9:40 a.m.  7:00 p.m.  7:30 p.m.  8:00 p.m.  8:10 p.m.  Black Ball Ferries Ltd  HORSESHOE BAY B.C.  PhoneWhytecliff 3581 isons Ratepayers  New Dependents  ing  Thursday October 9, 1952      The Coast News  3  iiscuss waterworks in  Gr i b s o n s  Ratepayers  last Hon.  Eric  Martin,  Minister  Thursday evening was still far ����  Health   and   Welfare,   an-  from satisfied with the prece- nouh-ced  that the  government  dent set by the Village Council nas altered the B.C. Hospital  in allowing  waterlines  to   be Insurance concerning  depend-  hooked up outside the village  until the council knew, definitely, jui'.jt how much water  would be available for the  villafge itself.  While commissioners have  stated, several times, that they  believe ample water will be  available when the mains are  in, the Ratepayers want to  know, for sure, if the supply  will be sufficient to allow the  hook-up of six houses on the  Indian Reserve property.  The meetimig also discussed  the question of garbage disposal for the village. It was  felt that a bylaw, charging  each resident with the job of  disposing of his own ��� garbage,  may solve the problem at  present .confronting the village.  The Womeni's. Institute had  written the Village Council  asking that rubbish-disposal  .cans be placed along the main  street for scrap paper but the  village council saw fit to ignore  that paragraph of the letter,  the meetmg was told.  They deplored the fact that  the village had sold the truck  to private interests, and the  new owners were now proposing at" contract with the village  for garbage disposal using the  truck  they  bought  from  the  eney-  The first change allows the  head of a household to claim  as ai dependent an unmarried  brother Or sister over 18 years  of age and under 21 years of  age who is madnly dependent  upon the head of a household,  and who is furthering his or  her education in a recognized  institution of learning.  The second change allows  . the head of a household to  claim as a dependent an unmarried brother or sister, or  ai son-in-law, daughtei-in -law,  brother-in-law or sister-in-law  over ?L8 years of age who is powered with a 600 h.p. Junk-  financially dependent upon the era diesel engine, .has a reported  head of the household bv^reason  In most partis of the world  a telescoped truck means an  accident. A departure from  this jhowever, is the case of a  truck built by Walker and  County Car�� Ltd. in England  which can contract or expand  on the telescopic principle. The  design saves considerable time  during the loading process because it is not necessary for  the workmen to carry the  goods long distances into the  body. Rather, when one section  is full, the body is expanded  to provide a second ruction.  The truck, built of a light  alloy, has a capacity of 33  cubic yards.  ALUMINUM FERRY  DOES 35 KNOTS  A 65-foot aluminum ferry  boat,    built    in    Sweden   and  %  Don't Say Bread  c  Say   "McGAVIN'S"  Norman  Stewart                         &.R. 1, GIBSONS  Local Sales Rep.                                  Phonel Gib.  20-A  from Hop^s  of physical or mental infirmity.  The third change allows  parents, parents-in-law, grandparents, grandparents-in-law  who are financially depen?ftmt  upon the, head of the household for support, to be claimed  as dependents. ^  These changes were made  becaiuse the government feels  that in some instances, undue  hardship may have resulted in  certain cases where the head  of the family was -eot able to  claim as dependents those rela-  tives.N referred to above, who  were     financially     dependent  speed of 35 knots, making it  one of the world;s fastest ferry  boats. Speed is attained by an  aerodynamic design, employing  a curved bear-plane amidships  which lifts the bow and reduces  resistance when in motion.  KOLTERMAN  SAWMILLS  Halfmoon Bay  Rough & Planed Lumber  Phone   Halfmoon   Bay   7Z  +oAav to assure *��  flo.  Phone today Delivery  ���* oil tnis winter. ^  ***       1 Pender *���*"*  lading to *��.  You can ��e  Oil products  Home uu *���  ^*S  **��.  Home Oil Distributors  Phone30-Mand97J  Sechelt,  village. . The    village,    itself, .upon him for support,  could have used the truck for It is felt that these changes  garbage disposal, the meeting will ease the burden upon those  felt.                V"?Xy.'.yZ yy, v,? ^ persons��� who  are   supporting  A suggestion was made that  guest speakers be invited to  address the meeting on occas-  sion, and thait part of the  meeting be open' toi*non-members, thus in, c r e a >si n g the  interest of others'in municipal  affairs.   *,   . ' -,,.  are  such 'relative's under" tlie afore-  m'enfcioned   conditions..  It should noted that special  application to the B.C- Hospital I n s> u r a n c"e Service is  required to list the above  mentioned relatives as dependents.  I  I  NOTICE  /  MURRAY  So Right and So  WEATHERTiGHT!  ?t&V  ASPHALT SHINGLES  ���'':?_���.'���?���:���;������'?.'���;.,...,Otiality-built of thick, asphalt"  impregnated felt, covered with beautiful  mineral granules for extra weather*  protection and. fire resistance. Can be  applied right over your old roofing. Rich  solid colors and style-perfect blends.  Call or drop in for full-color booklet  and information.  Gibsons Building Supplies Ltd.  ��� Telephone Gibsons 53 ���  an  *?���  Phone Sechelt ;60  TO ALL B.C. CITIZENS  �����'���"'  On September 26, 1952, changes in the B.C. Hospital Insurance Regulations  concerning dependency were announced. The following B.CHI.S-  regulations outline who may be claimed as a dependent of a "head of  a family".  Head of a family   means a person whether married or not who is  responsible for the support of one or more dependents.  Dependent means a person who is proven to the satisfaction of  the Commissioner to be:  I       (a) The spouse of the head of "a family, or  (b) A person under sixteen years of age mainly supported by the  head of a family and over whom, in law or in fact, the head of  a family has complete custody and control, whether exercised  jointly with another person or not, or  (c) An unmarried person over 15 years of age and under 19 years  of age who is mainly supported by the head of a family and  over whom, in law or in fact, the head of a family has complete  custody and control, whether exercised jointly with another  person or not, or  (d) Ah unmarried son or daughter, brother or sister, over 18  years of age and1 under 21 years of age who is mainly supported  by the head of a family and a student at a secondary schbol,  university, or other educational institution recognized by the  Commissioner, or  (e) J&i unmarried .son or daughter, brother or sister, including a  son-in-law, daughter-inrlaw, brother-in-law or sister-in-law,  over 18 years of age who is financially dependent upon the head  of a family by reason  of physical  or  mental. infirmity,  or  (f) A parent, parent-in-law1, grandparent,  or grandparent-in-^law  who is financially dependent on the head of a family.  It should be noted that special application to the BwC. Hospital insurance  Service is required to list dependents as outlined in sections "d'V'e" and��� "f".  THEB:  ���X + -XZ  HON.  ERIC MARTIN,  Minister  L.F. DETWUXER,  . Commissioner The Coast News        Thursday October 9, 1952  sonews  ANGLICAN CHURCH  October 12, 1952  18th  Sundalv  after   Trinity  St. Bartholomew's  Church  Gibsons  11.00 a.m.  Sundav School  3.30 p.m. Even Song  St. Hilda's Church ��� Sechelt  1:45   p.m.   Harvest  Thanksgiving    Service  1.45 p.m. Sunday School  St. Aidan's Church  Roberts Creek  ���2.00 p.m. Sunday School  3.15 p.m. Evensong  UNITED CHURCH  Gibsons:  9.45 aim. 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 church  home.  PENTECOSTAL  TABERNACLE  Sunday��- Services:  9:45 a.m. Sunday School  11:00 a.m. Devotional  7:30 p.m. Evangelistitc  Prayer and Bible Study  Wednesday 8 p.m.  Young People's,    Friday, 7:30  Wilson Creek  2   p.m.  Sunday   School  -   Evangellisftic   Service  Tuesday 8 p.m.  Roberts Creek  Service   Monday,  7:30   p.m.  St. VINCENT'S MISSIONS  October 12; 1952  Holy Family ��� Sechelt  9 a.m.  St. Mary ��� Gibsons ��� 11 a.m;  October 19, 1952  St. Ary ���-" Gibsons ��� 9 a.m.  Holy Family ��� Sechelt  11 a.m.  Keep the Sabbath Day Holy.  Come to Church on Sunday!  The Coast News  CLAJ/iriED  FOR SALE  WANTED TO BUY  Alder  wood,   $10.50  per  cord;   Fir Require a parcel of land  between  wood $11.50 per  cord,  delivered. Secret Cove and Irvines  Landing.  ��. McCartney.  R.R.  1.,  Gibsons, Advise location  size  and price  to  .Phone 20 L tfn. box  15,  Coast  News 41  Scieintzman and Co. Piano $275.00.  itipper Road  opposite  old  Roberts  C^eek   Elementary   Sehpoi.  M. Faterson R.R.i. Gibsons       40  JLot  and  small  cottage  on  water.  APPly George Bell Granthams Ldg.  j*/��*..,..ki . tfn.  Top soil wanted for bowling green,  2 to 3 yards delivered. Phone W.P.  Trant, Granthams 57 W 40  Wanted badly. One small type  puppy for children. Male preferred.  Box 10, Coast News.  ."Lea-wing district. Must sell at  feacrifice* 30 ft. X 8 ft. beam broiler  <or work boat as is. First $375 takes  it or will trade for car. Also numerous othe^ articles all febcrificed.  ~F. Williams "Brynmawr," Bay.  .Road, Gibsons. tfn  .Rough  and  Planed  Lumber  Phone   Halfmoon   Bay   7 Z  ?K0LTERMAN SAWMILLS '  Halfmoon Bay  WORK WANTED  Spray   and   Brush   Painting;   also.,  paper  hanging.  J.  Melhus.  Phone  Gibsons  33. '- tfn  Bendix Washing Machine, five  years old, $175. First class condition.  Mrs. Galliford, Stratford Kindergarten, Roberts Creek 22A.     42  Equipment from abandoned farm  ���wagons, ploughs, harrow hay  arake, and horse (mare) etc. Price  $50 complete. Will require landing  bajrge to move. Enquire Box 42  Coast News or Phone Gib. 45W.  "White enamel kitchen annex heater  as new, with waterfront. Quantity  English Boxwood plants, well -  rooted. Also numerous other shrubs  at reasonable prices. D. Kennedy,  Phone Roberts Creek 22S4.  '41  TOR  RENT  -v .    ..'    . .. "   "Farm with light, water and- lots  ���x>l firewood. Also 4 room furnished  .modem house on highway near  'Selma Park. Phone Aggett Agencies,  Wilson Creek.  PERSONAL STATIONERY  ��tc. Apply Coast News.  Dave Gregerson ��� Licenced Elec_  trician. Madeira Park, Pender Harbour, tfn  WATCH REPAIR ��� All types of  watches and jewelry repaired. Re_  liable, fast, efficient. Union General  Store, Sechelt. tfn  WANTED TO RENT  Wanted to rent with option to buy,  a large house with small.acreage in  Gibsons. Apply Box 11 Coast News.  PERSONAL ...    ���  Anyone, with small capital investment, interested in low grade  mineral, fair showing, near trans,  portation, please write Box 17* the  Coast News  Gibsons B.C.  40  A million thanks are extended to  the members of the search party,  and especially to Thome Duncan,  who spent Sunday seeking a lost  huntery Jim DeTemple on Texada  Island. Although it turned out he  suffered no other hardship for a  night to ^he open and missed ,a  meal or two, the spontaneous vol.  unteer action of Pender Harbourites  who gave their time and boats is  greatly appreciated.    "    '.;  DaveGregerson  Madeira Park.  Use Tlie Coastf News Classified  by Mercury  Recent visitors to Gibs'ons"  were Mr. and Mrs- T.K. Lightly.  They were last in Gibsons in  the year 1920, so they must  have noticed one or two  changes' in the place.  Mr. N.H. Hough of Gibsons,  along with members from other  parts of the Peninsula, represented the local School Board  l��lt the School Trustees Convention' in New Westminster  recently.  Mr. C. Mitchell- of 'Summer-  land' _has returned from an  extended visit to Onjtario^and  way points, where he enjoyed  meeting many relatives land  friends.  Word has1 been received  from Mrs- Frank Bushfield in  Vancouver that Mr. Bushfield  is also in Ontario visiting his  acquaintances. He is expected  back shortly-  Jimmy Scott, here from  " Kimberlej*- broke his left1 arm  quite badly last week, falling  out of the big chestnut tree  on the main street. You other  lridfii had better be careful?.  Last Thursday it seemed  to the .1. a d i e s gathered in  Gibson Memorial United  Church that the walls and roof  of the building had. melted  away, and we were in the  courtj'ard of an Indian Village,  frixrough the .skilful word pictures of Mrs. W.S. Taylor of  Union College Vancouver, little  brown-skinned children could  be seen playing near their  mothers-���mothers who only  left the courtyard on rare  oeeasio ns1, and then were  heavily veiled. These mothers  listened eiaigerly as the missionary lady shared with them the  message she had brought.  ��� ��� ', It ��� seemfed   that - an , Indian  Roberts Creek  Round-up  By MApGE"NEWMAN        ���  Mfiss1 Doreen1 Shaw was  guest of honor at a miscellaneous1 shower held in the home of -  Mrs- R. Cumming liaet Tuesday.  Some. 38 .guests gathered to  felicitate the popular bride  elect, whose wedding to John  Mathews, takes place on the  12th of October.     :-  Tlhe table wais charmingly  decorated and centred a beautiful bowl! of sweet peas wn.ile  candles tod mammoth dahlia  heads completed the decor.  An impressive array of gifts  filled and overflowed the tastefully dec-orated box hidden by  chrysanthemums and ivy. ;  Miss Shaw is the younger  daughter, of Mr. and Mrs. E.J-  Shaw��� arid has been employed  in Vancouver since graduating  from the local High School. Mr.  Mathews; younger son of'Mr^.  J. Mathews, is well known here  as ^a partner in M. and W- \  Store.  Bowen Islatij  hy\ School Students v  Mr.   and . Mrs.   D-   Mclieod  have recently returned from a  short holiday in Portland and.';  Seattle;      v    ^_   ? -,  Mr.   AS.   "Davies   returned  September   27, y from   ar; trip  through, the  Cariboo  with  a  . cousin o!?:;bisnvv/:  Mrs? J; Valentine is preparing for'- a rail vacation? -in  A r g e nti <ni e-. She is leaying  withiu the next two weeks;'  M^B)BettyJames  became,  the bride of MKByril Cross on  Septemb��er 120'-  The  reception  ? was held.Zom Bowea Island at  HoiidJayTnn:    v  October 10 ��� Gibsons, 6:30 p.m.  Gibson Memorial United Church,  Thanksgiving Turkey Dinner in the  Church nan, a real home cooked  treat.  October 15 ��� Gibsons, 8 p.m. in  United Church Hall an invitation  extended to all interested in mixed  choral and Glee Club work under  leadership of Mrs R. Vernon  October 21, ��� Gibsons "2 pjn.  Regular meeting of WJ in the  home of Mrs. Ross.  October 22, ��� Sechelt, Guild of  St. Hilda's, Tea ��� Home-cooking  in Sechelt Inn 2:30 to 5 p.m.  October 23 ��� Gibsons, St.  Bartholomews Church Turkey  Supper, 6:30 pm., keep this date  open tor a delicious  supper.  October 25 ��� Roberts Creek VON  lady was sitting, beside Mrs.  Taylor at the front of Gibsons  church���but no, it was a lady.  from' Granthamjs, dress-ed in  a beautiful Indian, sari. . Then  ~mrs- Taylor showed ���dolls,  maybe ten inches high, dressed  in colorful Indian costumes^-a  Mohammedan bride and groom,  a laundry man, and mamy  others. So one little part of  India lived before us that  afternoon*  dance ��� music by Evan.-Kemp's  Trail .Riders. Stage show from 8���  to 9. Do not miss this.  Nov. 2 ��� Gibsons in Legion Hall,  Hot Turkey Supper and show.  St.Mary's Altar Society  Nov. 7, ��� Gibsons, St. Bartholomews Bazaar and Tea.  Nov. 12, ���.Gibsons, Legion Hall,  O.E.S. annual fall bazaar, needle  work, home cooking, white elephant  stall, fish pond, POST OFFICE etc.  Nov. 18 ��� Gibsons United Church  WA sale of work.  Nov. 21, ���- Roberts Creek, St.  Aidan's W.A. in. the? church hall,  fall bazaar���sewing table, home-  cooking, Xmas cards etc.  Nov. .23, ��������� Roberts C��eek, St.  Aidans W.A. in church hall, fall  bazaar, sewing table, home cooking,  .&mas cards.  Each week we will feature a real  good buy ��� it will pay you to check  these as they appear.   ....   .....:  THIS   WEEKS   EXTRA   SPECIAL  EXTRA   GOOD   BUILDING   LOT  close  to   beach���black  loam  soil���  Splendid   location  ONLY   $375.  FOR RESULTS LIST YOUR  PROPERTY WITH  ����������������������������� the ���  ������ ���-��� i...  Totem   Realty  Phone Gibsons 44  Lissiman s Woodworking  .^ Gibsons B.C.  Cabinets made to Order  Furniture re-finished  ,.���������,������: r ������:. -:.-    .:.������..'     ���    -   -.- .,  Free estimates Phone 104 R  "If its made of wood ���we can make it"  There are still a few  openings for Leagues  Contact Prank Yates today,  Sechelt 92 R  Sechelt Bowling Alley  Canadian National Institute for the Blind  Peninsula Branch  You are inyited to assist  in the great work of the  *  C.N.I.B.  T    If pur canvasser does not call  at your home, please accept this  invitation to send your contri- _  butiohtp  Mr> T. Larson   v  c/o Bank of Montreal  Gibsons? B-C.  Canadian National Institute  Peninsula Branch- This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control  Board or by the Government of British Columbia  s  choo! M<  >etsr  '!  ST.!*1  3S  Public  meetings of all, qualified voters in the  following  Attendance Areas of District No.  48 (Sechelt)  will be  held as  shown below, to hear Trustees report,  to discuss .  school  business and to elect the  required number of  Representatives.  Nelson,  Island      Nelson  Island   School  Oct.  19,  1 p.m.  Egmont  Egmont   School  Oct.  19,:  1:30 p.m.  Roberts.  Creek     Roberts Creek School  s     Oct.  20,  8 p.m.  Halfmoon'Bay     Halfmoon Bay School  Oct.  20,  8 p.m.  Sechelt  Sechelt  School  Oct.  21,  8 p.m.  Irvines  Landing   Community  Hall  Oct.  22,  8 p.m.  Gambier  ��� island   Veteran's Memorial Hall           Oct.  23,  8 p.m.  Madeira  Park       Madeira Part; Superior School   Oct.  24,  8 p.m.  Bowen Island       Bowen Island School  Oct.  24,  8 p.m.  Gibsons  School Hall  Oct.  28,  8 p.m.  ' :?v y**r;- .  The Board of School Trustees  ���   . "'��� "���  School Board District No. 46 (Sechelt):  Rex a II  PRESCRIPTION'  SPECIALISTS  CTSECHILT &W BIIIQMSC  4 BIG Days. Wed. Thurs.  Frii & Sat.   Oct 15 16 17 18  PLEASE NOTE: Gibsons store open all day Wed;  This is your chance to save DOLLARS and  DOLLARS  '��..'���"���������'.      ������;   ���   '.'������������������ -? ������������. ������;-������/ ... .���'.''*���  -    Ask for your handbill at your local post office  .-...>...,.���'..., yy       .'���-���   '-.?'������'" '.-..'' . ��� ������'���>  IN ADDITION TO[.-TJE^'W^y^TrOTxG^ GENT  SALE ITEMS OWYOUR HANDBILL THERE WILL  BE MA^IY OTHER SPECIALS AT LOW, LOW,  PRICES. ASK ABOUT THE  - Don't forget the free chest x-ray  available in your own district  Sinclair, Macnicol  tContinued-.from page 1)  eran and his welfare. And I  shall continue to take keen  interest in the lot of the  veteran," he asserted.  ��� Mr. Macnicol said that the  veterans t affairs{- committee  this year had been, '* a washout". He wondered if Canada  was really a democracy since  the committee was undoubtedly  muzzled and strangled by cabinet dictatorship.  The parliamentary committee, in meeting with the Legion  committee had shown an "unfriendly attitude," he asserted  and he siaid that the present  goyernmejDjt in Ottawa was  trying to sluff off the veteran  by forcing him into the old  age pension group-  ''When the members of  parliament voted for a pension  for themselves, > they did not  let the lack of finances deter  their enthusiasm," he said.  "Your Legion committee will  go back to Ottawa again next  month and will again ask for  $60. for smgle veterans and  $120 for married veterans-"  In rebuttal, Jimmy Sinclair  dwelt at some length with the  question of the pensioaii scheme  for members of parliament,  clearing up some points in connection with the scheme which  were not generally understood  by the average citizen of  Canada. He "remarked, too, that  no other country* paid out  grants similar to. the Canadian  War Veteran's allowance, and  in fact, Eomje? countries had  expressed doubt that an enlisted man prematurely ages  because of front-line combat-  He reiterated his statement  that the WVA grants should  be at least equal to those of  OAP grants���and if the Legion  could better that ^amount, all  well and good.  At  one  point,   Mr-  Sinclair  had   to   ask  for? a   courteous  heasrapg; wjhen  Mr;  Maemacol  kept interrupting him during  his talk.  In the question period, Mr.  Sinclair very ably answered  questions relating to the means  test, need for pensions: for  young disabled men, and several others: But he wouldn't  leave himself wide open by  discussing directives and individual  case  that he  had  not  Thursday October 9, 1952    The Coast News  5  Kleindale  Korner  by Florence Dubois  ' Betty Klein is in hospital  in Vancouver, recovering after  ian appendectomy- Mr,s,. TMI.  Lee   is   again ,in>   Vancouver  ujtider doctor's care. She is  staying with her parents, Mr.  and Mrs. Maynard Dubois of  Newton. Alma Sundquist was  badly bitten by two dogs when  trying to stop a dog fight. Roy  west is in St- Mary's Hospital  with 'flu- Norman Klein-is back  from the Cariboo district, but  no moose. William Prend of  Vancouver was weekend guest  of Oliver Duboia while' here  he caught three ������ laimon to take  home. Don't forget the annual  school meeting at Madeira  school October 24, at 8 o 'clock-  had time to study.  "That is) hardly fair," he  said. "If anyone wants to write  to me giving the facts in  individual cases, I shall gladly  take the matter up with the  proper departments-"  Before the meeting opened,  Captain W. Hodgson showed  a movie of the 1952 trooping  of the Colours rand a reel taken  during his service with the  Veterans Guard-  For...  Millwood  & Sawdust  Phone   Jim Renton  Sechelt 55  Fashion Show  Friday  Oct.  17  8   p.m.  ELPHINSTONE  HIGH  SCHOOL  DRUM DONKEY  NEW  suitable for boom winch  $595.���� sPeciai  CHUCK'S MOTORS  Sechelt  DOOR PRIZE  $22-50 Make-up Kit  proceeds in aid of  ELPHINSTONE  V.O.N.  /  PUBLIC HEARING  The British Columbia Liquor Inquiry Commission  A public hearing of the British Columbia Liquor Inquiry Commission  will be held in the Court House of the City| of Vancouver, B.C-, onj  Wednesday, October 8; Thursday, October 9; and Friday, October 10; between the hours of 10 AM- and 5 P.M., for the purpose of receiving  briefs directed to the following matters referred to the Commission for  investigation.  1. The relevant facts relating to the distribution, sal��  and consumption of spirituous, vineous and malt liquors  within the Province, with the view to determining the  manner and means most acceptable to the people of the  UU; Province of implementing the sale of spirituous, vineous  and malt liquors by the glass in premises  licensed for*  that purpose-  2. Such further matters as the Commissioners may consider to  be incidental to the foregoing matters inquired into.  All briefs must be submitted in typewritten form on legal size paper.  Six copies of each brief must be submitted for the use of the Commission.  Briefs submitted later than on the above date will be received at the  Commission office ,Court House, Vancouver, B.C.  THE BRITISH COLUMBIA LIQUOR INQUIRY COMMISSION  Honourable HH..Stevens, Chairman,  George Howe,  The Very Reverend Dean Cecil Swanson. The Coast News    Thursday October 9, 1952  iSS  MiMMMpmwn  Winners of this weeks  4 Theatre Tickets  B-l. Sinclair, Irvines Landing  Mrs. Marg. Leslie,  Gibsons  COAST  H  DIRECTORY  Please Clip This Directory Out and Hang By Your Phone  APPLIANCES  SUNSET HARDWARE  GIBSONS  Agents for  RCA Victor Records  Columbia Records  Frigidaire  Ranges and  Refrigerators  Beatty Pumps and  Equipment  P.O. Box 149 ��� Phone Gibsons 32  KINDERGARTEN  BLASTING  Bocks ��� Blasting ��� Roadbuilding  JACK  CAMPBELL  BLASTING  5308 Pr. Edward Ave., Vancouver  ��� FRaser 3831 ���  Fully  Licensed.  All   Experienced  Men.  STRATFORD  ���KINDERGARTEN  at  STRATFORD   CAMPSITE  Roberts  Creek  Residential  and  Day Pupils  Opens September 15th  H.  Galliford ��� R.R. 1,  Gibsons  |      Phone 22 A  GIBSONS  KINDERGARTEN  Reopening  Sept.  8, 1952  Information ��� Miss W.M. New  or   Coast   News  Telephone  Gibsons 64 S 4  BEER BOTTLES  Will  call  and   buy for  rash,  beer  bottles, scrap metal, etc.  Calls  made   at  intervals   from  Hopkins to Irvine's Landing  R.H   STROSHEIN  ���'^Xyy^ilsmn Creek.  MACHINISTS  HILLS MACHINE SHOP  Mobilized Welding  Welding anywhere ��� Anytime  Expert Tradesmen  Precision < Machinists  Phone? 54 ��� Res: 58  CLEANERS  NOTARYtPUBLIC  PENINSULA CLEANERS  .    Cleaners for the  Sechelt  Peninsula.  >  ��� Phones ���  Gibsons  100 ��� Sechelt 45 J  ELECTRICAL WORK  Home and Industrial Wiring  Electrical Heating  GIBSONS ELECTRIC  Phone  45  Appliances  ���Fixtures  ���  Radios  Member   Electrical   Heating   Ass'n.  Washing Machines  FLORIST     ~     7~ ~~~  Flowers  for  all occasions;  We are agents for large  Vancouver florists.  Fast service for weddings  i. and funerals. -*"  ', JACK MAYNE  Phone Sechelt 24 or write  P.O. Box 28.  GIFT STORE ~~~  WWWWMMW   ' i  ������  ��� i  ���   . i i  ���  Headquarters  for  Wool,  Lotions ��� Cards ��� Toys  Miscellaneous  Gifts  GIBSONS 5-10-15 STORE  Left of Post Office  Gibsons,  B. C.  SECHELT CARTAGE  M.   HEMSTREET  Sawdust ��� Wood ��� Coal  We haul anything, anywhere,  anytime  Vhtme Sechelt 97H>      Sechelt, B.C.  HARDWARE      ~"        ~~~"  KNOWLES SERVICE  HARDWARE  Phone 33 ��� Gibsons B.C.  Builders' Hardware  Paint ��� Plumbing  ��� Appliances ���  Complete Installation  Maintenance Service .  DELIVERIES  C. JOHN COLERIDGE  ������Gibsons   Office 37 Res. 116 W  OIL BURNERS ~~~  C & S OIL BURNERS  . SALES  and  SERVICE  W.   Swain \ D.  Currie  .    ? Ranges,:: Furnaces, "f Chimneys  Cleaned  used ranges for sale  AUTHORIZED KEMAC  DEALERS  ~  Sechelt 74 ���  PLUMBING  Plumbing, and  Electrical  Supplies _i_ Fixtures  Servicer  SECHELT BUILDING  SUPPLIES  RADIO  Sechelt Radio & Electrical  Appliance Service  Radio and Refrigeration Repairs  W. G. FORTT  Telephone Sechelt 25 J  REAL ESTATE and  INSURANCE V  JOHN COLERIDGE  AGENCIES  Gibsons   and   District's   Only   Full  Time Real Estate, and Insurance  Office Since 1948.  Phone Gibsons 37  SECOND HAND STORE  A  TO ALL POINTS  Hardware ��� China  Tools ��� Furniture  Household Equipment  Magazine ��� Books  WE BUY _. TRADE ��� SELL  PENINSULA SECOND  HAND STORE  Phone Gibsons 99  TYPEWRITERS ~  . , Typewriter Sales and Service  Remington Rand  Agent  48 -��on* ^service  Colin: Wiii^rave      Granth.79L  IS Members Hear  ia Missionary  Mrs. W.S. Taylor,' wife of  the principal of Union College  in Vancouver, was the guest  speaker at the -annual Thank-  offering meeting of the  Women's Missionary Society  in Gibson Mtemorial /United  Churcn^Mtrs. Taylor, who had  been' on the India mission, field  with her husband, spoke of her  work amongst the women aaid  children.^of, India, and of the  slow inroads; made against the  IIiiid!u/-,phiilosoph.y. ?S!he sjaid,  however, that the work was  progressing; in the Asiatic  countries,:.- and thanked the  women of the church for their  work in connection, with the  missionary enterprise of the  church.   ?  Teawato served in the lower,  hall after Mrs; Tayloj* 's talk-  About 30 .ladies were present  for the Thankoff ering meetmg.  Holy Communion was celebrated in the United Church  on Sunday. The day is observed  around the world as-World  Communion S u n d a y, when  almost all church, denominations around the world join in  the communion fellowship.  Fallen Tree  Causes Power Failure  ��� Radio-huggersi, listening  to  the    World    Series    Friday,  rushed lor. battery  radios  in  cars    when    power-   suddenly  iwjent   off about ,9:30  in  the  mojrning, ..The  power  failure,  which   affected  the   southern  portion of, the Peninsula, lasted  about two hours��� right in the?  middle of the big game. Merch-'  .���aints  and  housewives  worried  about refrigeration difficulties,  and  the   business  had ?:to   be  carried  on  without  lights-yX  A'tree on?the Indian Reserve  near? Sechelt  was  responsible  for the failure. Although there  wan no  wind, at  the time,  it  broke off, landing on top of the  wire.  ADVERTISING IN SOUTH*  Jim Drummond Jr., is doing  a nice piece of,advertising for  Gibsonsji -?H^lid?a.ying in   California, he has, the, Howe Sound  Trading Co.  truck with him.  The    name    on    the    track   Will       Do you say you're "old" when weak, liatleis. run-  tiowo at 40, 60. 60? Thousands of men and women  " " btedwlth; a llttse'"pepping up" with Ostrex.  ���-- Iron, aid to normal pep. Introductory or  O  undoubtedly  att/act some  at         lention uown mere- .ana may     Tjbi^w^ato^pepXvto and i^ai. youuew  bring  some  tourists..  feeling, this vex? day. At all drug ctorea.  Call us now for chimney cleaning oil burner servicing  and cleaning? before winter. We also repair furnaces and  stoves. ANYWHERE ON THE PENINSULA  Used ranges and drums for sale; stands*made to order.  Dealers for Kemac Oil Burner  C. & S. OIL BURNER SALES & SERVICE  Sechelt 74  1NVEKNO by Havoc-Bon Ino  winner of the 1905 KING'S PLATE  609  Jkidden by Phillips under the  famous Seagram colors. TIME 2:12, Dist. 1*4 mi.  $fy> Seagram's <w^ Sure  This advertisement is not published or displayed by  the* Liquor Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia,  By Mrs. Swan  Mrs- C: Wood toas . elected  president of the Women's  Service Club; Mrs: j. Thomson, ^  vice-president; Mrs. R. ifrquart*  re-elected secretary-treasurei^  a)nd Mrs. N. Marleau re-elected  convenor. Plans were eom-  pleted for a whist drive to be  held October .15 in the Community Hall with refreshments  afterwards,;,...': Winning : ticket  for the lamp, now being raffled,  will be drawn. v_  There was such, a poor turn>-  out to the ?PTA meeting that  the election 6if officers had to  jbe postponed. Next mee.tfing  will be October 27An the afternoon so that more mothers may  attend. At ?this meeting, Mrsi-  Wiren,, school principal, will  explain the new report cards.  The   parents   of   the   high  school students would like to  say Thank You to Mr. Peterson,  one of the teachers, who took  the children; for- a drive  and   -  showed    them    some    of ^ the   .  places of interest on the^Peh- v.  insula- tnejQ took them tojvhis  home where Mrs. Peterson?had  a lovely lunch for them. Gib-:  sonsv isn't so far away, but to'���';���_'  a homesick kid, it can be prettyK  lonely. It wajs real neighbourly'"  ofVthe  Peterson's .and  much  appjjeciated; , ?  '    Congratulations to Mr.  and  ?M?rs?^f?A. GHehrist on the birth *  of   their-i daughter,   Heather-? '  Sorry to hear Mm Don Dun-'  jhamis in hospital undorgpjng; y  an operation: ;  to make a house a 'homev  Reproduction of Old Masters  in roundbrass frames '?���.'.'���'.,.  16 inches diameter $11.65  Ideal for a gift- Th^y are lovely  Hand Painted Plaques   -  (by W.K. Bossons)  of Famous English Scenes  14 inch     $6.?5 10 inch     $4.50  12In^  M&ke a lovely Christmas Gift  >. /  Companion sets for fireplace  5 pieces $11.?S  Fire Screens $7oi$  SunwortKy Waterfast Wallpapers  see our big book of patterns  ardware  J. Wood J.  Clements  ''Business conies where it is invited;~  stays where it isVappreciated,'  YOUR   PROGRESSIVE   HARDWARE   MERCHANTS !US]J With       SELMA PARK  inies, mm   'f  Measles  ia Gibsons  district  seems to  be  on the wane  at  last,   much   to   the   relief   of  everyone  concerned.  Some,  help'ful   rules   to   follow  if   a  child comes down with measles  are: Keep him in bed, prefer- /  rably in a.'semi-darkened room.*  Give a laxative. Force fluids,,  especially juices., The Isolation  period is 5 days from the onset  of the rash.  Complications of measles,  namely pneumonia and middle  ear infection are the serious  aspects) of the disease. Tt is  wise therefore to /take precautions and not let childreni with  a heavy cough or complaining  of a slight earache, run around  too soon after the ilness. Notify  the family physician if any of  th ese symptoms develop. > AH  communicable diseases should  be reported to the M.H-O. or  the Public Health ?Nurse-  During Miss Facchin's first  month here, she,visited Jervis  Inlet, Port Mellon', Bowen  Island, ' Pender Harbour  Sechelt, Roberts Creek, and  Gibsons, held clinics and in-  pected sehool childreni. Half-"  -moon Bay wasi visited during  the polio outbreak.      ������--.-.  It is no eaJsy job being a  public health nurse. During  September 69 children visited  the clinics, 58 hoursi.was spent  , on office work, there were 54  telephone conversations recorded, 31 hours 'went to travel  :over the Penansula roads, 43  homes were visited; ?27 inoculations given, and 57 chool children examined. ":i:" ?     V  ���/���  m  By GYPSY TOWERS  The waterfront ablaze with  fires and the sea alive: with  whales. Never? a? dull' moment.  A fascinating sight was the  sehool ;' of whajes??large and  smiaJl sporting &nd tossing off  shore. . >Z.,..,.r-,... .^,..^.:[..^:.  ���-*" Paying a ;shprt visit to the  Point were Mr. and Mrs. Percy  ?Farasworth^ renewing;: old acquaintances and exuberating  high spirits with their city life  and announcing the recent  jayrival of a gramd^pn, (Roy  Mair*- born tp; Jd/aiughter Jean,  now a resident of 0 11 aw a,  where her husband, WinRtpn,  who was stationed at -Fort  Churchill; has- been successful  in gaining a very interesting  position with the government,  which was open to aspirants  across) Canada. Congratulations ' on 'both county to the  h appy and talented family.  Mr. and MrW- Briiest Rea and  son Teddy weekending at  Gower befpre v closing their  cottage an^ leaving for Toronto  fn two weeks to attend the  latter's wedding?^'      \ ���  Sorry to -report that Mrs.R-  S. Hodge of Duporth, is fa  patient in the Vancouver General Hospital^ "JlIi^i'';--iDawspii  reeuperatin'g from ?her recent  operation; still in .hospital.  ~The Jim Beaton's holding a  Canasta v Party; The Harry  Thorn's erecting: a rustic gate..  and fence to jjurround their  lovely home The Sylvan! Sea.  And  now to join  the      "*  mutorsi   back   to  jthe  lights.? X^Z': '/:'y-Zy'--  \ ��� ���  A, very thin man met a-very  jBa.t man in the hotel lobby.  '' From the looks of you,' *  said the fat man, "there might  have Jbeen a famine."  :'"Yefe^- was the reply, -'and  from??"tKe ~ lobksi of you, .ybu  might" have oaiised it."  by H.I. L-  Mrs. J.B. Lee entertained at  a delightful tea on Friday  aftemoom in honor of her  mother, 'Mrsr H. Steed, who,  with Mrf Steed, has come to  reside at Selma Park. The  table was centred with a  crystal bowl of Autumn flowers  flanked by yellioiw tapers in  crystal holders. Asked to pour  were Mrs. Duncan, McColl, Mrs.  G. Colson and Mrs- G. Batchelor. Assisting the hostess  were Mirs. R.D. Cooke, Mrs- R.  Liste, atfd Mrs. H. Batchelor.  We're glad to report that  little Steven Wheeler is home  ja;g<ain, although his hand is  still in a cast. Steven suffered  a painful accident to his hand  when it wa�� crushed by a  falling limb from a tree his  father was limbin'g.  Sorry to hear that Eric Nixon  is ��ai patient in hospital at New  Westminster- He was taken  there while visiting in Burnaby.  ! An invitation is extended to  all to attend the whist drive  The Coasit News 7  . Thursday October 9, 1952  in the Community Hall on Oct-  tober 11, at 8 o'clock.  Quebec  is  the  only  walled  city on this continent.  r-rf  r. ��� jet. -, ��� -f^^yctyMm'      . --- .,   .-# ,v  St  97-my y--~w.:,y. \y&tyg $��"'nf">m  "���" * /��..-*...       -���*���     *-. -^ .y. , i��(ii��iMriii��wiiniifliririir��7-niiiwrr'"m  You'll find him about 20 years bf age .. . fully  trained and full of the zest for flying... keen..��  afert... brimful with a sense of accomplishment  and responsibility! He probably won't admit  fo you he feels a pride, in doing his duty��� in  being prepared to defend freedom ��� but it's  obvious he does.        -  ^ yp^j^e 17 and f^ yet Z2S, fmd oift today how you can  be a PILOT Jhffte  ROYAL CANADIAN AiR FORCE  "/ went aircrew because, more than anything  else, I wanted to fly ��� and I felt I'd get more  flying and experience in the Air Force  Jets? , . . yes, they're easier to fly. . . Sorry,  1 can't describe the feeling to you, but there's  just nothing like being up there . . . 35,000  feet... in o world of your own . .'. in a /ef,  that's ��� well ��� your baby . . ,"  SEE THE' CAREER COUNSELLOR AT THE ADDRESS  IN THE COUPON ���OR MAIL THE COUPON!  Director of Porsonnoi Manning,  R.C.A.F. Headquarters, Ottawa.  Please mail me, without obligation, full particulars  regarding enrolment requirements and openings  now available in the R.C.A.F,  1  NAM. (Please Print).  (Surname)  (Christian Name)  STREET ADDRESS-  CITY PROVINCE.  ��� �����...'��� t�� * * ��� 9  EDUCATION (by grade and province) ..; 1  1 I  I  I  I  I  8  I  I.  I  CAF-18-W        J 8  The Coast News      Thursday October 9, 1952  ��ives Young Fellowship   &OCKU.-' JNOI6S  fcy studeats ot EJpbfa��sf<mc Z^or^^n\0��^^^^^%  Editor in Chief: Celia FlBmerfelt      News Editor: Donna Bingley  Social News Editor: Vera-Boraey       Sports Editor: B^. Woods  School Briefs      The Sports Beat  Measles plus impetago have  kept .32 children away from  Grade 1 and 2 of the ?Elenien-  tary school in the past weeks.  School news is now arriving  from Bowen Island and Port  Mellon. We soon hope to have  news coming iri from the other  schools  in  this District. .  Mphinstone is certainly Pro-  Dodger- The few Yank fans  ape greatly out numbered but  they put up a good fight for  their team.  rWe noticed that about twelve  of the Roberts Creek students  were left at the school Wednest-  day; Mr. Peterson and Mrs.  Rankin, saw that they got home.  The school buses' are now  using the new semi circular  driveway-  The contractors are putting  a roiafcl in at the back of the-  school to be used for drive in  If or buses and an unloading  zone.  Don Head and Jackie Nestman arrived late for school on  ^Thursday. Don's 32 Nash had  a flat on the way from Selma  (or so they claim).  Quite a few of the students  have taken up bowling. Those  who bowl can be identified by ,  a sort of crippled and limping  walk.  Badminton has started every  Wednesday at noon with a 5  cent fee. There is a late bus  to take students home who play  after school. Ldla Farnham is  secretary-treasurer.  As I See It  by Eric Lindwall  Twice a month we have club  periods when the student  either joins one of the several  clubs provided for him or,  (heaven forbid) studies; Rather  than study I joined the Glee  Glub after being told that there  would be plenty of other boys  singing as well as girls.  Lightheartedly, my companion and I walked into the  gymnasium (the only place we  have a piano) vigorously exer-  cisin'g our vocal cords and  humming snatches of 'Old Man '  River'. We stopped aghast, for  the whole stage was filled with  girlk) and more girls! I was  about to turn tail and run,  when the sponsor of the club  bore down oni us, an expectant  smile lighting up her face. .  We   were   led   over  to   the  piano, given the key to start,  and.  everyone  began  singing  '^Love's   Sweet  Sion��*  Jexcept  me, I didn't know either the  words  or the  tune.  However,  when    they    struck    up    'Oh  Susanna'  I  sang   (i use  the  word freely)  just as loud as  my puny  voice  would   allow,  but   even   so,   two   boys   are  mighty"   insignificant    among  twenty-five girls. And y��svt they  still ''call  the  female  sex  the  by Boy Duncan  Basketball dominated most  of the Elphinstone sports scene  this week. Tuesday night the  boys opened regular practices.  EH even seniors and as many  juniors turned but. Coach  Clark ��ent the boys through  a' stiff work out of co-ordination and body building exercises, the rest of the evening  was devoted to set shots. Ma-  Clark doesn't expect to name  the team for at least a month.  House league basketball will  start on December 1, Until that  date soccer and volleyball will  be played by the houses.  The gjrai schedule is full  every day at noon. Monday is  girls basketball practice and  boys basketball practice, Wed.  nesday isi badminton. Tuesday  and Thursday- is? set aside for  house  league  volleyball.  The boys have decided not  to play house soccer, they are  going to carry on with the safcne  pick up teams, which are very  well matched.  The senior girls are the only  ones  that are   going to   play -  bourse    soccer-    Their    league  starts, October 3.  VOLLEYBALL  The first day of volleyball  house league was on Tuesday,  Oct. 1. House C senior girls  won their first game over house?  A with a-score of 21���7- House  A junior girls played house B  and won J5���13.  On Thursday, house C senior  girls won again over house B,  21���r15. House C junior girls  won 21���13 over houseA.  Verna awanson is  PM Council Head  The new president of Port  Mellon Student Council is  Verna Swanson, vice-president  Ron Leachman, and'secretary-  treasurer Helen.- Stewart- The  Red Cross exec u t i v e are  Bernell Majrleau, president,  Martin Harrop^ secretary- trea:  surer.  The two chosen reporters  from Port Mellon -School are  Helen Stewart and Verna  Swansom.  Miss Elsie Rogers from  Vernon is the new teacher for  the primary grades.  We are sorry to hear.that  Julia Bell is leaving us for  Long Beach, California with  her family, the Terry Slarks.  We wish her succesis and happiness in her new home.  weaker sex���yes, you certainly  should hear the massed voices  of our girls( and you would  sOon change your mind about  that!      ^      ....  P.S.,;If any boy likes singing  or likes making a noise that  can be classified as singing,  he is certainly welcomeMn that  club.  First days at public school  are often, a difficult experience  to. a child. After pteying -only  with his own .'and a neighbours  family he is suddenly confronted with" a host of new children,  some feeling as strange as he  seem so lorif after six years of  freedom! Little wonder it takes  does.   And ... those   first   days  weeks before some youngsters  are    sufficiently   adjusted   to  learn  well.  Kindergarten  can  bridge  that   gap.  For  half  a  day,  little brother  and  sister  can, prepare happily for school-  The first month of work and  play   has  been   completed   at  Gibsons    Kindergarten.     The  children aire  getting to know  each other and enjoy the give-  an -take of group companionship. Floor blocks and toy cars  are   popular   with   the   boys,  while the girls prefer playin'g  house. All enjoy songsi, games,  fit'ory    books,    rythm    band,  making   pictures,    and   other  activities- And all are unconsciously learning to' live with  others. '    '���-"   ; , ; 1* :���'  Elphinstone Students  "Tlie Beit BeTiav&T  Take a bow, guys and; gals. 4  Charlie  Kirk,  who  runs the   ���������  Ridgeway Coffee   Shop,  says  the young crowd which patronizes him are the best behaved  boys and girls he's seen anywhere.    And    Charlie v should ,:  know. He used to be travelling  salesman, calling for lunch at-'  coffee shops-all oyer. the.pro-;  vince; and he's, seen all-kind*  of high school students^ ?coi��e?;r  in and  out^of varipuh coffee  shops. He saysvlie V?n^er??seefi  any who conduct themselveCas  well as do thje Elphinstoneites.  Mirth er,  he's been  serving .  the  gang now  for  a  month.  During that time he's had no  uspleasantness with any of th*��  students, who: havev come  in-  Olga Wolanski^ and . Ebba  Kline are back after -a'-week of  tjojbtfinement to their deajrly  beloved Port Mellon-  Dennis Tyson and Len Pilling  are now back from their hunting trip���^imonig the group  they got three moose. Wally  Sandberg waisl, back with us  again this year for a few* weeks,  but be has now left us arid gbne  up the coast to work?  Larry Hajmiltori was up at  the school for ai few ?minutes  on his way past a couple of  w?ee?ks .ago.' Larry saidv ;that  Tad was on his way hoirie froni  D'Arcy also-  Itls nice to have the Grads  visit anytime. 'Z   Z"  STUDENTS COUNjOIL  The CQiunci/1 assembled on  September 0.0, 1952. for the  first meetmg of the year. ?Ruth  Brumbaugh was appointed tenu  porary chairman -till elections  were held Wally Sandberg was  appointed returning officer  for the coming elections.  The  conncS. iiret  in  Room  207 on September 24, 1952 and  TWENTY TWO  PUPILS  AT BOWEN ISLAND  The pupils of the Bowen  Island School have settled into?  their reguttjar ^seliocp. Toutine.  This year ^hore a^e twenty-  two pupils, the majority of  Which* are boys. Three of these  s t u d e n t s a re takin �����? IJiprli  School by correspondence- ''  -'��� Eleven; year old Batya; Brown  and her parents are" spending  a -:few" days- at the residence  . of Mr. arid Mrs. ;K Neilson-  They live in Doughty, XBZO.  and are inr VancoWer !X6h  vatoatiori.  Satya is coriiirig  to  the ischooi while she is here,    - ������!������������ r ,v- ;;'���;  decided to auction off the  "lost tand found" articles left  from last year. Mike Poole was  appointed ass auctioneer to* conduct the sale oh? Friday, Oct-  3, 1952. The council then voted  Mrs. Iva Peterson Honorary  President.  The council met on October  1, 1952 in Room 207; They  moved that th�� secretary write  the PTA aletter, asking if^they  would like to'send -a i'eprescri'fc-  ative to tHej! Students Council  Meetings to achieve PTA and  school relationship.  fir  '>..  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"���   '   v^xyry y.y  ��� N % * -.'.*���.,���'.''-���  I ..     -     -.:    ������'     X  I  tfXyyyy-'   . : :;.v:?;??-'v'vv^n  ��������������*������������������������������������������������������������� ����ii**��g��w������*��tt�� SBfnd Recreational  Bireetor Tells  Of His Rehabilitation  There was a splash of ammonium hydroxide across his  face, and then first aid as tie  lay on a stretcher outride- He  diml^ saw the iig'ht colored  walls of the plant. Then they  faded.  On a Friday morning in 1936  Joe Lewis, an 18 year old native  of Trail, went^to his job in the.  w iW'arfield  Ammonia  Plant. It  .promised to be a day just as.  others.   Three  hours   later he  was facing a problem greater  ,than any he had ever remotely  ; imagined.���he was blind.  I   .How does an eighteen year  ���f old feel  when  he  meets this  Jawful realization. He was only  ta boy, physically active, happily  ^employed?  fa I know only too well���my  |aame is Joe Lewis. :  | First there was a long siege  |jn ,��� hospitals'. . .Specialists aind  ipphthalmologists -/ studied my  |pase- The famous Mayo Clinic  accepted me for treatment. But  \t was always the same. Nothing  jW orked. And eventually I  reached the day when. I was  Sto(ld that absolutely nothing  |nore could be done to salvage  vthe vision destroyed by the  t?burns and the encroachment  bf scar tissue. I was permanently blind.  | What could I do? Formerly  fr haci been active by nature;  ;aow my world consisted of the  '/robmsi' in a house and a backyard. I had adways enjoyed the  ^social life of the young people  ?C knew; now I began to experience depression and loneliness.  Before the-accident I had been  (steadily employed; now I. not  S^oniy faced what promised to  be a life of unemployment, but  p? suffered the^4rutnffi^?i6r^^of '"  paving other members ..of my.  |faimily go to ;and from their  'daily work while X remained  ^inactive. ���������������������������*������'-���>��� '��������� .r--X'y  W. But a blind man has time to  ^hink. And I. began to feel the  listing of frustration. Eventually  p? realized thatvl had;tovmake  3a decision: I must: either?'re- ?  [main as I wag and undergo  ^inevitable mental and-physical  ^deterioration, or I '.'���must face  [the situation, squarely, accept  ]' any ^imitations, arid blaze v'avv  [new trail. I have never regretted that I made the second  'choice. ... .-.���...  |    The first step was a move  ?kto the coast..?. :?.:v:v..?"���'?'���'���?'-:-:.','  |    With the patient help of my  f family,   I   began   the   tiding  business   of   travelling   alone;  ?Soon I was using; a white: cane  ;and   had   overcome? my   self-  consciousness of it. We were  fiiear the seashorel so'T saw no  reason for not spending some  ��� time in a bathing ?suit. Before  many months were over I was  swimming^  i But 'all? this was physical.  Far more important to. me���  ���from the very beginning-���was ,  my mental and spiritual rehabilitation: And in this I can  surely testify that "more  things are wrought by prayer  than this world dreams of."  Prayer helped me : overcome  the major roadbloclss on the  -way up. Prayer gave me stability, patience, hope. Prayer  was my .anchor- Without it  things would be different today.  And with this foundation I  began to . rebuild my social  world. I became a member of a  .Voting Chjristtian group, and  through association with them  I began to take up studies,  engage in discussions, and take  my first steps toward a broad  horizon of social activity.  By 1943 my mental and  physical condition had reached  a high and healthy level- I had  come far. But it was not  enough. I wanted a job.  It was a big step, and I had  my doubts. I had not worked,  since "my injury , in 1936.  Frankly, T was scared and  nervous. JBut imbued with a  very strong desire to work  like any other man, I went to  the only agency in Canada that  "could help or advise��� The  Canadian National Institute  for the -Blind.  Today I am living a normal  life- Ialm 34 years old: I have  steady, worthwhile and thoro-  iigly enjoyable employment as  a Recreational Director for  the blind people of British  Columbia. I have a-nobie and  devoted wife. I have two wonderful healthy, children, Ruth  4, and David, 2. We have our  own. home in "Vancouver-  Of course, I am still blind.  But friends and neighbors  ignore my disability.  I am deeply grateful to the  individuals, to the groups, and  to The Canadian: ...National  Institute for the .BJLukT who  have so greatly assisted me in  regaining my place in the community of mankind. I can and  do breathe a prayerful "Thank  Gofl. tfor victor^ over - blindness".  Thursday October 9, 1952      The Coast New&  9  Husband: "I'd like to know  if I have grounds for divorce."  Adviser: "Are you married?"  Husband.: "Certainly."  Adviser: "Well, then, there's.  no doubt of it���you have!"  W. McFaddeny D.O.  Optometrist   .  GIBSONS  Phone Gibsons 91  Office     Hours  9:00   a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Evenings by. Appointment  Why go to Vancouver for  Optical Service ?  B. W. M. BONE  Chartered  Accountant  1045 West Pender St.  VANCOUVER 1, B.C.  ��� TAtlow  1954 ���  FOR* THE VERY  FINEST  HARDWARE  CHINA and DRYGOODS  GROCERIES ��� DRUGS  FISHING SUPPLIES  HOME ESSENTIALS  MURDOCH'S  MARINE SUPPLY  Pender Harbour, B.C.  GUY LOMBAROO  "The Sweetest Music This Side of HeavMs"  featuring Guy Lombardo and his Jtoytf  Canadians is again presented ia Ui  inspiring half-hour musical progMUtt  every week. Listen for the Yocal Trio, th*  Twin Pianos and the Lombardo PiotttM  Story.  Dial 980 every Thursday  at 9:00 p.m.  "FIRST WITH THE NEWS  re you  We can supply men and  material for any job  Carpenters ���*  Plumbers   ,  Electricians.  Painters  Sechelt  uslcimg Supplies  Phone Sechelt 60 ���  did  of this...  i s-  Since the first Canada Savings Bdnd was sold  ���interest payments totalling about ninety  ~. y.' '' ������''.yy.&y  three and a half million dollars havefebeeh  paid out to about one million owners. "This  represents  an  average  return  of approxi-  mately   $100.   Some   owners   have   earned  more interest than this���some less���but all  would agree that they have had a handsome  return for an investment that is cashable;  at full  face value  at an instant's notice.  It is the easiest, most Carefree way to  earn money that one can imagine. And now  the new Seventh Series of Canada Savings  Bonds offer a better return than ever!  They pay an average of 3.44% per year  if held for their full term of 10 years and  9 months. The Seventh Series bonds���  like earlier issues���are cashable at full face  value plus interest at any time at any bank  in Canada.    /  or b-uy *^ ay r o 11 Savings Plan  a c e f ;:-fii|��^|^r d er  SO-952W  m 10  The Coast News        Thursday October 9, 1952  SOCREDS TO* CONVENE a convention in Powell River  IN POWELL  RIVER- SOON  >ex*  Thursday   accordinig  to  . "   word from Dr. H-C. Anderson,  The    IVliacKeinzie    Riding    Gibsons, vice-president of the  Social Credit groups will hold    Socreds in MacKenzie.  Kindly note electric power will be off  on Tuesday, October 14, from  2:30 to 3:15 p.m.  ���*SS��Zi  B.C. Power Commission  New shipment in  Fall and Winter Dresses  Ready���to���wear  and a good line of shoes  TASELU SHOPPE  Sechelt, B. C.  DANCE  V. O. N. ��� Roberts Creek  Evan Kemp & The Trail Riders  Roberts Creek Hall  Saturday, October 25  Stage Show 8 to 9        Admission $1.00  Transportation Specials  37 CHEVROLET  36 PONTIAC  36 DODGE  35 PONTIAC  34 PLYMOUTH  coach $375-00  sedan 275-00,  sedan 195-00  coupe 175-00  sedan" 275-00  And many more cars on our Sales Lot  ALL CARS LICENSED  Gib  sons Car Sales  Ross Roth  Phone Gibsons 102 W  GROCERY DEPARTMENT  CAMPBELL'S CHICKEN SOUP  TOMATO   SOUP  VEGETABLE SOUP  PACIFIC MILK  2 for 39^  3 for 44^?  3 for 46^  4 for 65^  ��� SATURDAY ONLY ���  STANDING RIB ROAST  PORK LIVER  lb-       69^  lb-       19^  MEN'S HEAVY PLAID SHIRTS Esco brand* $4.35 up  BOY'S PLAID SHIRTS from   $1.75  \  UNION RED AND WHITE STORE  Union General Store  Phone Sechelt 18  III Fasiiloo Show  Drejskes a'nd coats for all  ages fr/uia. eight years to adult  will be shown at the High  School auditorium next Friday,  October 17, when Mrs. Irene  Coleridge will stage a fashion  show under auspices of the  ,VON board*  Six girls have been chosen  in the 8 io 12 year old group,  : six in the high school age  group, and seven" adults will  model the adults dresses and  coatsi.  Fur coats will also be shown.  According to Mrs. AE-  Ritchey, convenor, great interest- is being shown in the  .^ixrtheoming event, and the  VON is hoping to make it a  highlight event of the year.  Down the Alley...  Hottest alley chatter of the  week comes from the Young  People's League and has to do  with Yvonne Garry's. 250 high  single in last Saturday's play.  jThat was nice bowling for a  femme m any league and puts  her top place among the younger set girls: Women's high^  single and high three honors  go to Mrs. Eve Moscrip with  men'* high singles land high  ithree going to husbamd Orv  Moscrip in the Ball and Chain  League. ?High team score was  rolled by Seagulls in the Ball  and Chain-  Tn !the G��bsonv Mirs. Jim  Clark wins high single's women  and Don Melnos high men with  Graysons highest iii teaitf play.  In the Peininsula Commercials,  Elaine' McLean and George  Hopkins led the rest for single��  and Edie Laid-law and Wilf  Nestman for high three. Sechelt  Motor Transport won: for high  teams-; :���'���-.���'������  In Half Pins bowlinsr. Sharon  Swoin and ���-'Renr\!e ?Lmmsd'en;  were high aind the Gutter Rats  were highest team-  Ten Pins was won by Nevi  Baidassi with 'Nelson's Nut-  crackers  the  High  team.   ;  LOGGING COMPANY PINED  IN LOCAL  POMCE COURT  Continental vibgging Company olfv:Vancotryer pleaded  guilty and was fined by Mag.  A- Johnston of Sechelt for  failing'to have a proper magazine, for storing their explosive's  in their Sechelt Inlet, logging  operation- -Fine and costs  totalled $20.50;  Also in Mag. Johnston's  court. "PL. Liste was ordered  to pay $71-50 err'ears and court  costs on a previous order of  the court.    *  THANKSGIVING    SERVICE  - /  Miss G.M. Jewell will be  guest speaker at a special  Thanksgiving service at the  Gibsons Pentecostal Tabernacle  on Sunday at 7.30 o'clock.  The church will be specially  decorated for the Thanksgiving service with the harvest  of a thankful people.  ''���'She."sure-is. a striking  beauty."  ���      ' -  "You 5Wld it, she slapped  me twice." ' ��  /  -    BEST INVESTMENT?EVER - ?  For Outright Purchase��� ��� .  Or On ^Instalment Plan ���  Only 5 Per Cent Down    -  "For several reasons, the new Canada Savings Bonds are  justgbout the best investment going, whether you purchasethem  outright or buy them on the instalment plan," declared Tom  Larson manager of the Bank-of Montreal in Gibsons, Sechelt  and! Port Mellon, this week in discussing the new government  issue going on sale at his office next Tuesday- Z~  "One o�� the great things about Canada Savings Bonds,"  said Mr. Larson, "is that*you can always get the-full'-face value  of your investment. The price is guaranteed. -/_  "Another thing about this new issue," he continued, "is  that it has the highest interest rate on record for this kind of  ���bond."    ,.. '  "Each bond bears 10 coupons at the rate of 3-75 per cent,"  he said. "The first coupon covers a 21-month period (equal to  2.14 per cent per annum), due August 1, 1954. From that datei  one coupon at 3.75 per cent is payable annually on August 1,  until 1963. This replaces last years rate of 3.5 per cent and  amounts to 3-44 per cent per annum over the life of the bond,  compared with 3.21 per cent last year".  A lot of people are unable to purchase their bonds outright,  ?Mr. Larson pointed out, but, on the instalment plan r- for only  $2.50 down���anyone could make the initial payment on a $50  bond; $5 down pays the'first instalment on a $100 bond* The  remainder can be paid in easy, ,regula> instalments over the'  period of one year; ^:        ?,  "Although the-Government has removed the controls on  consumer credit," Mr. Larson stated, ''the need for fighting  inflation still exists. Purchasing Canada Savings Binds is a  fine weapon in this fight, and it's a wonderful way to build a  nest-egg for yourself-" advt.  Monday,  October 13, ON LY  Leave Sechelt  Leave Vancouver  5:45 p.m.  7:30 jpjn.^  Sechelt Motor Transport  For Thanksgiving  MINCE   PIES PUMPKIN   PIES  <y : ? ('��� AND BREAD ROLLS 7.-  Village Bakefy  PHONE SECHELT 49  -A  If you are interested in a  TELEPHONE  ANSWERING SERVICE  (Sechelt Exchange)  yZy'X:   \V    '    -'  :'^'?' '''."HifliBase see  Mrs* A. Renton  Sechelt 55  >   Service 9 to 5  rayson s  HIT  PARADE  of Grocery Values  Hit No.  10   JELLY POWDERS 3 for  9   HUNT'S TOMATO JUICE, 15 oz. 2 tins  8.  PREM tin  7   SOAP   POWDERS   Rinso   Oxydol large  . 6U KENNEL CLUB DOG FOOD 3 tins  .29  .21  .34  .37  .31  1.03  .99  .99  .14  5 DICKSON'S TEA lb.  4 SUGAR fo lb.  3 STRAWBERRY JAM large tin  2 LARD lb-  i   OUR OWN COFFEE  FRESH GROUND   lb.       .99  Thursday, Friday, Saturday only  (October 9,   10,   11.)  MAKE A HIT WITH THE  FAMILY,  BUY  YOUR BARGAIN  FOODS AT  GRAYSONS

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