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 Provincial  LIbr  JUST FINE FOOD  DANNY'S  DINING; ROOM  Gibsons ^.Ph. 886-9815  SERVING THE GROWING SUNSHINE COAST  Published  in Gibsons,   B.C.      Volume 15, Number2(|,   June 29, 1961.  7c per copy  Big turnout expected for celebration  EMO organization  set up for distri  Blake Merrick of Powell River  Civil 'Defence, co-iordinator for  this area attended a meeting of  the Gibsons and District Civil  Defence in the Legion Hall,  Thursday,  June 22.  In introducing (Mr. Merrick,  Wes. B. Hodgson, Civilc Defence  officer of this district said Civil  Defence is somewhat similar to  a doctor. When people are not  sick they don't need a doctor but  ���as soon as a sickness or disaster  becomes serious they call the  doctor and expect him to come  on the double and have with him  all the answers and the cures.  Like the doctor, Civil Defence  can only function to the extent  of  public interest  and  training.  Mr: Merrick dealt extensively  with the "11 steps "to survival"  the Emergency Measures Organization now known as EMO, and  the need for training to be prepared for any  emergency.     *  When answering the question  of radioactivity effects, he quoted Dr. E. E. Massey of the Defence Research Board who said:  "The particular kind of radioactivity we are most concerned  with is gamma radiation. This is  much like X-ray. It travels in  straight lines with the speed of  light and will penetrate opaque  material.  "One prominent feature of radioactivity, * which comes about  from the very fact of being radio-,  active, is that it gradually de-'  cays. Every radioactive substance has its own rate of decay  which is expressed as the time  required to half .of its activity.  This is called the half life.  '' "Fission products being a mixr  ture of many radio-isotopes have  no definite half-life. The half-  life increases with age. Its decay  is more complicated and the decay can in general be expressed by the statement 'For a sevenfold i increase in age the acti-,  vity of fission products is decreased  tenfold.'"  To other questions Mr. Merrick suggested that courses in  first aid, home nursing, rescue  and other courses could be organized this coming winter if  a sufficient number could be enrolled.  In answer to a question relative to the organization and preparedness for the Gibsons and  District area, Wes. B. Hodgson,  Civil Defence Officer for - the  area said:  "While we are not 100 percent  prepared, we are organized to  the extent . that we could cope  with most emergencies. We have  at this time 43 members who  have signed the Civil Defence  Attestation form and each one  has been assigned to the unit  for which he has practical experience through his usual work.  Each unit has at its head a director capable of directing and  controlling such unit in case of  emergency.  "Actually, we are not so much  concerned with atomic attack as  we are with being prepared for  local disaster or emergency for  if we are prepared for local disaster we are naturally ready to  an extent for other emergencies.  j$)bctor.aHugh. Inglis is director  '������Wis-i.C^-tiftV-y ���'��� ���            ' ���        .  ' -tyi~$&yA-:'- : ~. ~  Spile for library  Through courtesy of Mr. J.  Redman, quarters have been  found for a library at Sechelt.  The space oyer the Red and  White Store has been made available. The committee are anxious to receive donations of  books for adults and children.  The date of opening will be  ^published in the very near future  "Mrs. Ted Rayner will be custodian.  Bottle drive  To raise money to help finance their activities throughout  the summer and fall, 1st Gibsons Cubs and Scouts will, hold a  bottle drive on Sat., July 8. Pop  and beer bottles will be very appreciated from anyone who will  donate them.  of health with Cliff Mahlman, as  assistant; Fred Feeney in charge  of communications; Vince Prew:  er, welfare, J. R. Mason, warden, Dennis Hicks in charge of  transportation; Wally Peterson  for engineers and construction,  Corporal Ruggles for police and  traffic and Fire Chief Scott and  Bob Wilson,, fire.  Earn badges  at Sechelt  On Fri., June 23 the 1st Sechelt Scouts and Cubs met on  the beach in front of Cpl. Payne's  house. This being the last meeting of the year, several proficiency badges for Cubs and an  investiture for Scouts took place.  With permission of the Scout  and'Cub leaders, the boys invited  their parents and families for a  beach party. Close to 200 turned  out and. that stretch' of beach  looked like English Bay on a hot  day., fy      .��� ���.' y'  '.���'. -���'.'' .  They started off with dozens  of kidsyhaving a good swim, af-  tery which: the Scouts started six  fires on the beach and served  their Yfamilies and themselves  with weiriers, coffee and marsh-  mallows and ice/cream.  After everyone \ was filled, with  weiners the party had a good  sing-song, Mr. Robilliard played  the mouth organ," and all joined  in: led by Commissioner Ted  Farewell.;  Many ��� thanks go to Mrs. Edna  Wakefield of "the mothers -grbup^  and her helpers who were kept  busy cooking hot dogs and making coffee  Scouts, Cubs  f  or parade  ��� Not much of newsworthy importance has happened to Port  Mellon Cubs this month. Regular  meetings are' being held, and  four lucky Cubs will be chosen  to go in the Dominion Day parade at  Gibsons.  After the last meeting, the  pack was treated to strawberries  and ice cream by the cubmaster.  Port, Mellon Scout Troop will  also be represented in the Dominion Day parade by some of  its members.  , Regular meetings are now cancelled for the summer months  but scouts are advised to watch  the Port Mellon post office bulletin boards for notices of special meetings, hikes, camps, visits,  or other summer activities.  Parents are advised to notify  the scoutmaster by the beginning of July if any of their Scouts  want to attend camp this summer. Suggested date is around  ���the first week of August.  Mystery Man  This may or may not look like  the Mystery Man who will promenade the Kinsmen Park area  and the Square Dance during,  the  July 1 Celebration.'  The mystery man will be identified by someone asking "Are  you the July 1 committee's Mystery Man?" and at the same  time displaying a program. If  the questioner is lucky he or she  will receive an envelope containing necessary information to obtain the $10 prize from committee officials.  Th mystry man: will roam the  Kinsmen Park grounds from 2  to 4.p.m. and the square dance  area from 7 to 9 p.m.  Holdup help  swim ciasses  President Charlie Mandelkau  of the Kinsmen Club of" Gibsons  announces a total of $270 collected as the result of a "holdup" on the Sunshine Coast Highway last week. The "holdup is  the Gibsons Kinsmen annual  drive for funds to provide a  qualified swimming instructor  for the  children in  this area.  This year the Kinsmen are  working in conjunction with the  Sechelt Club on this project.. Victims from the "hold-up are advised that the Gibsons stickers  will be honored in the Sechelt  area.  .. Mr. Brian McDonagh of Vancouver has been engaged as  swimming instructor for this season. Applications for instruction  are available at Gibsons Ele-  mentaiy School and Charlie and  Terry's Shell station. Mr. McDonagh would appreciate it if  applications forms could be completed as soon as possible to enable him  to   arrange  schedules.  Gibsons Kinsmen thank the  motoring public for its continued support 'in this community  project, and the Port Mellon  Association for the substantial  donation from them.  : AH is  set for  Gibsons July  1  Celebration.  Here is' what one can expect.  The best and biggest parade  yet^held.  The most spirited campaign so  far "held for selection of the Mermaid Queen.  The best organized program of  any- July 1 celebration at Kinsmen Park  after  the  parade.  A; trampoline display at Kinsmen  Park..    ."    '   '..   ',  Top-notch   square   dancing   on  Super-Valu parking  lot  followed  hyla regular dance in Legion.  Y| mystery   man,  if  identified  means a $10  prize for someone.  The largest number of prizes  so ffar offered for any July 1  celfebration.  According to latest estimates  the float parade will have approximately 50 entries, according to the committee working on  this feature.  4s regards the queen contest,  Chairman Don Andow reports  " th<5 demand for extra tickets by  some of the candidates has been  surprising. Who will be the lucky  girl will be announced from Kins  men Park platform following the  opening ceremonies. '  Ballots will be available, for  the queen candidate up to 9 p.m.  Friday night. At that time all  books must be turned in to allow scrutineers to decide which  of the four candidates will have  the largest number of votes. Candidates are Pat Smith sponsored by the Kinsmen Club; Kay  Louden by Elphinstone High  School Band; Myrna Inglis, the  Kiwanis Club and Diane Feidler  by the Gibsons branch, Canadian  Legion.  The parade will have the Elphinstone High School band  along with the girls marching  team which has been practicing  diligently for its part in the day's  festivities. There will also be  Scouts, Cubs, Girl Guides and  Brownies in the parade along  with the Canadian Legion color  party.  Invited too, will be Sechelt's  May Day Queen Jo Anne Robilliard and her entourage. Last  word was that she would attend  and take part in the opening  ceremonies on the Kinsmen Park  platform.  Older folk will again this year  be able to see the parade from  comfortable chairs at the School  Sechelt firemen seek help  In the area protected by the  Sechelt Volunteer Fire Brigade  there have been 151 fires since  1952 of which only four buildings  were a total loss. Only one life  ha> been lost in that period. To  d��(te in 1961 there have only been  three fires, all of them of a minor nature.  Sometime during the first ten  days of July the men in the  white helmets will stage their  annual drive for operating funds  in the areas of West Sechelt,  Ejist and West Porpoise Bay,  ^S-ljna Park, and Wilson Creek.  ^Tff_''bWhdaries"of the area' protected are from the Girl Guides  Camp east of Wilson Creek, including Tyson Road to the Western boundary of West Sechelt including Mason and Old School  Roads. The areas of East and  ���West Porpoise Bay outside the  limits of the incorporated village are also included.  Owing to the %change over to  automatic telephones the Brigade  is faced this year with an additional annual expenditure of $800  for installation and operation of  the fire alarm system. The firemen are also endeavouring to  set up a nucleus fund for purchasing a much needed fire  truck at some future date. No  charge is made for" attending  fires arid it is only your generos-  O.A.P.O. PICNIC  Thte O.A.P.O. picnic will be  held July 21 at Squamish. Reservations must Tae made at  once as bookings are almost  all gone.  Contact Mr. A. KertzaMs  886-9955 or Mrs. Haley 88(?-  2338 and and watch the Coast  News for the time the bus  leaves Gibsons. Pack yonr  lunch. Tea will be provided.  ity that enables them to operate  from year to year. If members  fail to contact you, please mail  your contribution to P.O. Box  111 or pay it into the Bank of  Montreal,  Sechelt.  Workers aid  Red Cross  At the last meeting of the season oh Thursday the. Roberts  Greek Bed Cross workers,.- some  10 or 12 who meet regularly, invited a like number who take  work to do at home, and celebrated their satisfactory year's labor with a friendly party.  The secretary, Mrs. B. L. Cope  was presented with a casserole  and stand in appreciation of her  consideration in having fires  burning warmly well in advance  of the meeting time. When she  was unable to do this chore Mr.  Cope obliged.  The quantity^ of beautifully  made articles sent to Red Cross  headquarters by this small group  is quite imposing. This year's  output was 9 quilts, 101 sweaters  297 pairs socks, 27 pairs pillow  cases, 19S diapers, 296 children's  garments and 5  men's shirts.  Mrs. R. Mitchell is this year's  president and Mrs. E. Hall,  works convenor.  All of the workers have taken work home to occupy spare  moments daring the summer.  Meetings will resume in Septem-  ~bev.  MONTHLY EAKE SALE  St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary, Gibsons branch will hold  its monthly baking sale on Sat.,  July 8 from 2 to 4 p.m. in the  ��� small shop opposite the barber  shop.  \  rs. Jermain replies to deputy-minister  Hon. Eric Martin, minister of  provincial health services and  hospital insurance, Victoria, has  been flooded by letters of protest from residents of Pender  Harbour and the surrounding  area at the proposal to close St.  Mary's Hospital.  In reply, the writers of these  letters have received from Mr.  Donald M. Cox, deputy minister  of .hospital insurance a long letter outlining the views of the  department in the matter.  Mrs. K. E. Jermain, chairman  of the _Pender Harbour Hospital  committee, which is spearheading the move to prevent closure  of St. Mary's, has replied to "the  deputy minister, dealing point  by point with the various statements contained in the deputy,  minister's  letter.  In order that the general public, and in particular the writers  of the protest letters may be  made acquainted with the facts  as presented by the committee,  here is Mrs. Jermain's letter:  Dear Sir: Thank you for your  letter of June 21. May I ask that  you will be good enough to present the following facts to the  honorable  the minister:.  The proposal to construct a  new hospital was set out in the  brief presented to B.C.H.I.S. in  November 1959. The facts contained therein were gathered up  to six months prior to that date,  and the forecasts based on those  facts have not been realized.  The main reason for the brief  was the assumption that occupancy of St. Mary's Hospital  would rise from some 5,700 patient' days in 1958 to approximately 7,000 patient days in 1963..  Occupancy, however, failed to  reach even the 1959 estimate, being 5,100 instead of 5,900. In 1980,  the figure was 5,200 instead of  "6,200, and in 1961 it will be 5,250  instead of 6,300.  The expected rise in occupancy  has not materialised, and it is  our belief that, if the brief were  presented today, with correct  figures on occupancy and corrected statements on the condition of the hospital, your department would not entertain the pro  posal to build a new hospital in  any part of the area. It is even  less likely that the department  would have given approval in  principle to such proposal.  To examine the alleged faults  and shortcomings of St. Mary's  Hospital, may we deal with these  in the same order as contained  in your letter:  1. Accessibility by water: St.  Mary's Hospital is accessible by  water in all weather. The uphill  carry is not much over 100 yards  and is perfectly feasible. The  proposed-new location at Sechelt  would make the use of an ambulance an absolute necessity in  the case of seriously ill or hurt  patients. Also, the elapsed time  would be longer before the patient reached the hospital.  2. Accessibility by auto is adequate. A road.right to the door  would be quite inexpensive to  construct. The fact that it has  not been constructed would  demonstrate that this point is  relatively unimportant.  3. Fire hazard: The building is  of   frame   construction,   as  are  most buildings, both public and  private. The fire marshall's instructions have been carried out,  and his recommendations followed to date. The hazard is perfectly normal. If it is not so considered, it is reasonable to question why the hospital has been  permitted to operate up to the  present.  4. Doors and corridors: Doors  are regular hospital size. Wider  corridors would be an advantage,  but the matter of turning a  wheeled bed has not hitherto  been considered an insurmountable problem.  5. Healing: The heating plant  has been completely renovated,  and is adequate to the building.  6. Plumbing and sewage: The  plumbing has, been completely  renewed, the work having been  completed as recently as this  present month. Sewage disposal  is adequate, and has posed no  problem, although a septic tank  should be considered. Present arrangement is no hazard to health  Hall corner. This arrangement  has been handled each year by  the Farmer^' Institute and the  Sunshine Coast Fair Board members.  Ballot draw prizes will be announced at the dance on Super-  Valu parking area at 8:30 p.m.  when stubs will be drawn from  a barrel and five lucky persons  will receive cash awards.  r  The program draw will take  place at approximately three  o'clock on the platform at Kinsmen Park when the number will  be read out. Numbers will continue to be drawn until the prize  is awarded. The prize for the  program draw is a stereophonic  hi-fi worth  close to $80.  The parade will assemble at  Elphinstone School grounds, area  at 12 noon to be judged. It will  move off at 1:15 p.m. down Sechelt Highway to Seaview road,  along to Beach Ave., to Marine  Drive along past the Shell Service station and will keep to  Gower Point road until it turns  off in vicinity of Kinsmen Park.  There the band, marching  team, queen candidates, prize  floats and official cars will enter the grounds to prepare for  the opening and queen selection  ceremonies..  Later there will be a trampo.-  line display arranged by Frank  Zantolas of Port Mellon.  There will be a Queen's banquet at Danny's Dining Room at  5 p.m. 'at which the queen, other  candidates, visiting queen, entourage, and mothers will be  guests.  To those who feel pangs of  hunger while at Kinsmen Park  there will be refreshments available.  Volunteer Firemen of Gibsons  area have put up street decorations in preparation, for the big  day. When the parade forms up  and gets under way firemen under RCMP supervision will take  .over traffic .control duties at  specified points. " "'"���'"  Request  refused  A letter from Mrs. Hazel Liste,  school representative, writing as  a private citizen, asked Sechelt  district school board to return  grade nine to Elphinstone High  school from Trail Bay school  where it now is. The board decided to keep to its\ decision to  have grade nine at Trail Bay  school.  At the meeting held Tuesday  night in the board office in Gibsons Mr.,Lett of Gambier Island  appeared to see what was to be  done about transporting children  from Gambier Island now that  the ferry for them has been discontinued owing to the number  falling below ferry requirements  He was informed the children  could be re-imbursed for transportation of their own  choice.  The board also decided a committee would work on a program  for next  year's night school.  WATER SAFETY FILM  St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary, Gibsons branch, will sponsor an evening of films based  on water safety. The main feature will be a film on "Mouth  to Mouth Respiration." These  films will be shown on Thursday, July 6 at 8 p.m. in Gibsons Legion hall. A silver collection will be taken.  Joy!Joy!  School bells will ring for the  last time for this term at Elphinstone High School on Thursday, June 29, when classes for  Junior High school grades will  end at the close of the school  day. Seniors have been writing  examinations for the past two  weeks and will be finished on  Wednesday.  A special assembly will be held  in the auditorium on Thursday,  June 29 at 1 p.m. when awards  will be presented to Grades VII.  VIII and IX. Musical items will  complete the program. Parents  and others interested , are cordially invited to attend "this assembly.  Senior awards will be presented at the Graduation Ceremonies  to be held early in September.  {Canliuuetl on page 5) 2 �� '* Coait" S^ws, June 29,  1961.  life's Darkest Moment  A WEBSTER CLASSIC  in cow's gear  HBLL.O, fS\ASe.L- ! W/U-fe'P  OH, He's UPSTAIRS Going  THROUGH   Tfi' A10TIOAJS  of SHWihJG. He's ee_M  p<v<_ o'clock shadow,  ha//ha/ha/ *e eout-o  L_r IT GO FoF*. A COUPLA  AioR-- VeAf^s ANi'/wooMe  WOULD NGTK2& 7ft'  DiFF_"reervJce -evew  (F'ttsU USCD A /viAG-  iV/lFV'^JG G-ASS.  V^AHj't-L-CAt-L  /  ete 6RcmeR  answers Tfie  PHotve  To the Editor,                Y. Limping   back to  the  house  Sir: I have been advised'that for the third bucket I resolved  there  are many fishermen an>l to-do or die'this time so I.f.l-  vessel  owners residing in Gib- led the bucket with milk bot-  sons   and   as ,1   am  seeking   a ties   just    for   spares   in   case  berth in the office of deckhand Sweetheart    sat    down  in. the  aboard- a fishing vessel iti did  seem an excellent idea to ask  you for your support in placing my offer before as many  Gibsons fishermen as possible.  I am a. seaman first class as  the following will leave no  doubt. '  First   off 'it   would  be   just  last pail on the ranch.  With this third bucket I approached Sweetheart fivni  dead astern and it was lat approved to my satisfaction that  a cow's, field of .vision ranges  from dead ahead to eleven  points abaft the beam on eitiiar  side.   As   I  bent   down i behind  as well to acquaint prospective    Sweetheart I found  that there  ��he (Boast Mjetus  Published every Thursday by Sechelt Peninsura News  _td., P.O. Box 128, Gibsons, B.C., and authorized as second class  oail, Post Office department, Ottawa.  Member Audit Bureau of Circulation, Canadian Weekly  Newspaper Association,. B.C. Weekly Newspaper Association and  _J.C. Weekly Newspapers Advertising Bureau,  508 Hornby  St.,  Vancouver, B.C.  Rates of Subscription, $3 per year, $1,75 for six months,  United States and foreign, $3.50 per year.  Fred Cruice, Editor and  Publisher.  Phone Gibsons 886-2622.  Two friends leave  Two Gibsons ministers, one retiring and the other moving to another field of service, will leave this community shortly.  Rev. L. R. Preston of the Pentecostal church is going to Neepawa,  Man., and Rev. David Donaldson of Howe Sound United Church  charge, resident minister of Gibson Memorial United Church, is retiring after serving more than 30 years in the*'ministry.  Mr. Preston has not been here much more than a year but in  that time he has left his mark as a citizen. He is the president of  Gibsons-Port Mellon Red Cross Society and was on the verge of rejuvenating that branch when he was offered the Neepawa pastorate.  Mr. Preston and family were well liked and their stay here has-been  all too short. Being one of the younger ministers, Mr. Preston had a  fine opportunity to make his church a potent force.  Mr. Donaldson in his farewell sermon Sunday after five years of  hard work, spoke of the battle he had after leaving the army in the  First World War when demobilized. It took him five years to make  up his mind whether he could justly serve the church well.'The mental upset brought  on by wartime experiences presented problems.  However he mastered them and after various pastorates in the province he came to Gibsons. As a result Gibsons people have.benefitted.  His background has some of the whimsicality for which the Irish  are noted. He can make penetrating observations yet never hurt with  anything he says. The lowliest person in Gibsons would never be  turned away by him and he would not seek out the wealthiest to the  exclusion of the poorest.  Mr. Donaldson will always find the welcome mat at Gibsons front  door. There will always be a chair ready for him at the Coast News  office. What more can one say about a man.  Both he and Mrs. Donandson, who has also done some excellent  work among the women of this area, will retire to their home in Vancouver. Port Mellon, Gibsons, Roberts Creek and Wilson Creek congregations will miss them both. One can suspect welcome mats are  also lying at those places waiting for Mr. and Mrs. Donaldson to make  a friendly call sometime in the future.  employers    with   the   incident  which decided me many years  ago      to    become  a sea-faring  ���man. At the tender age of  13  years   my   mother    purchased  out   of her  egg money a   hol-  stein cow which bore  the   dubious   title    "Sweetheart."  ,We  were living on a stump'.%ranch  or the  coast at the time* Any-,  how     our      newly      acquired  Sweetheart    proved    to   be    a  swine come milking time,- she  was  simply   a   holy  corker,   a  devil rigged out in cow's gear.  My very first lesson in seamanship   got   off   to   a   flying  start when mother assigned me  to  my ;,l_ir_t   milking   transaction.    Sweetheart   was   in  the  back pasture  when  I   went  to  fetch her and I quickly became  aware   of   the  fact   toat   Ma's  milk factory was fully capable  of  fantastic   speeds,   up   to  45  knots in a fair wind.  ��jt ��*> .*��_.  *** ��j- 'i��  Sweetheart psrsisted i n  heading out northwest when  the desired course lay to the  southeast and although I was  in my bare feet I could not  catch her so I went and filled  a herring tub with feed mash  and sang out "come and get  her or I'll throw her to the  dogs."  . This latest tactic proved  that I, knew my stuff for I  barely had time to place the  tub in the feed stall when  Sweetheart charged through  the   door * disregarding   all   of    tpmary I bid Sweetheart good  was insufficient, room between  a cow's after props to permit  passage of a bucket and whilst  I was mulling this new handicap over in my mind and  wondering how in the world  to reach the drips this way, oh  brother, have you ever been  caught at sea without your  rain gear? Also, my third and  final bucket had had the gears.  Said I to myself, "such is the  life of a landlocked sailor."  ���.��(. *��� ^r.  ������**  .    -**       *r> ���  Then I started to sing "Blow  the Man Down" wdtftii timbre  aplenty in my voice. By taking in every last inch on the  head line and by running out  spring lines both fore and aft  on either side from Sweetheart's forward struts I found  that I had opened- up a new  channel of approach so I grabbed up a milk bottle arrl  wormed my way back aft  from dead ahead to a position  where once more I could reach  the drips. This at last is how  ���my assignment had to be completed, however it required  several trips to replace the filled bottles and along about my  third trip in, my knee came  to rest ,on a soft shoulder and  I was forced to suspend operations for sufficient time to  hose the deck down.  ��*�� *.��* *.v  ������j"- *�� W4-  My missiqn finally completed I gathered up the full bottles of cow brew and as is cus-  HAROLD MALYEA  thing   being   ship-shape.   Along  about   midway from  the  barn  to the house my big toe struck  .a    deadhead    or; a   submerged  rock or something which shivered my timbers from head to.  stem  and   shifted   my   cargo e  completely     overside.    Indeed  fate had tempted the gods beyond   the   breaking ; point  and  I   knew  that   sweet   adventure  was  mine: for   the seeking so  ���that, night I  ran  away to sea.  Before   I   could   take   my   departure,   mother   remonstrated  with    me    and   predicted   dire  forbodings on   my  behalf  and  when I was gone she did write  often  inviting  me  home for a  visit.   One  day   a  letter  came  assuring me   that  at' long last  old    Sweetheart    was    in    the  freezer so I did go home for a  visit    but  - still ��� dared   not   go.  near the barn. In  a  way this  was.    being    ungrateful   for   it  was there that I had my first  lesson   in   sea-manship.  Trusting  that this will; help  me to land a jiob and that some  iisherman down that way will  take pity on me,  I remain,  Yours  for  milk   from  contented cows  SEALED TENDERS addressed to the undersigned and endorsed "TENDER FOR WEST-  VIEW* BOAT H A RB OUK  ELECTRICAL SYSTEM'? will  be received in the office of  DISTRICT ENGINEEIR until  2:30 p.m. on July-20; 1961.  Plans,, specifications and  forms of tender can be obtained at the office of DISTRICT  ENGINEER, PUBLIC WORKS  CANADA, 1110 W. Georgia,  Vancouver,  5.  The lowest or any tender not  necessarily accepted.   ��� -'���  D.  A. MUIR, ;  Office Manager.  COAST NEWS  the steering rules. in my book  on ��� seamanship .and I barely  escaped being rammed amidships. What follows will prove  that all good sailors are born  on farms.  When Sweetheart had: enough  way. off her I hastily made a  (headline fast from a ring in  the feedstall to her bow cleat  which was a forboding affair  and then stepped lively aft to  get on with job of dehydrating that cow. As I approached  her    stern     quarter     however  night as it was now getting  dark outside. Proudly with  them bottles ensconced to my  breast and forgetting my sore  feet, I set out-on my triumphant course to the house, every-  Gems of Thought  REST  Men tire themselves in pursuit of rest. ��� Laurence Sterne  Absence of occupation is not  Sweetheart carelessly swabbed rest; a mind quite vacant' is a  my face with her pump handle    mind distressed.  A tough problem  Standardization, conformity, constriction, congestion, all these  things would likely result if an idea advanced by an Ontario newspaper were to be brought into effect by legislation. It has to do with  store hours, a perennial problem for merchants everywhere and a  source of annoyance to consumers. The suggestion is that there be  standard hours for all communities.  The trouble is that not even one province is the same all over.  A store in a small village usually stays open for longer hours than  stores in big cities, and even in cities there are differences between  night-time traffic through a railway station and daytime traffic in a  residential area. It may be that in a residential area stores do not  need to stay open mornings. The variation is infinite.  One thing that advocates of standardization or hours forget is  that it costs money to keep a store open, especially a big store with  a large staff. And it stands to reason that, if there isn't sufficient  consumer demand for evening shopping hours, the store owners will  speedily close. ��  Sonnet  ' By Les Peterson  I cannot handle prose, but I can write "    _  Patches of poetry that take to wing;  Skylarks of melody that rise and sing  In morning's ear the music of the night.  I cannot tell a plain, unvarnished tale,  But I can work the words that come my way  Until they bend to say what I must say,  And with their bent and blended strength prevail.  I cannot bow to finite verb and noun,  Or make salute to syntax protocol,  But upflung thought and feeling must come down,  And bring with them a target where they fall ���  If there be other stars, another crown,  I only know that this, to me, is all.  UNANSWERED  The form letter accompanying an annual questionnaire  from an advertising publication that publishes a list of  Canadian house organs contained some supplementary questions on subjects of apparent  interest to the editor.  The qustionnaire was simple  enough, but the answerer failed on this supplementary question: "Have you realigned your  editorial focus, say, from" an  internal type to an external ���  or vice versa?" It looks like  a $64 question, but the answerer hadn't $64 worth of time to  waste in puzzling out its meaning.  iSo I found another piece of  line and run out a stern line  from her pump handle to a  pole stud back aft. It seems  that I left a mite . to mucix  slack in the lines for Sweetheart having grown restless  now went full bore astern parting, the head line.  * *     *  . T went out behind  the barn  in search of more line and  whilst so doing did step on a  nail which so deeply penetrated my bare foot that when I  lifted my foot the shingle  ���through which the nail was  ���driven came up also. With another piece of stronger line I  returned to find sweetheart  had driven around thwartships  in her mooring basin. Having  no capstan with which, to  winch her into a fore and aft  position I was forced to pole  old Sweetheart around by  hand.  Considerable time had elapsed by this time and I was away  Behind schedule. After resecur-  ing the object of Ma's affection up forward I again made  my way aft and grabbed up  -Lie milk bucket and that short  legged wheelhouse stool all  the while keeping a sharp lookout both fore and aft.  Approaching Sweetheart  from the starboard quarter  tack I perched myself on the .  stool and as I was adjusting  -the bucket under the drips that  'lively critter <up and placed,  her starboard hand afterfoot  on top of my uninjured foot  and took on a severe list toward me. Sweetheart, God  Bless her, when Sbe saw the  tears in my eyes and heard  the nature of my complaint in  off-key singing, just up with  that offender and plunked it  in the bucket. I had to go to  the house and fetch another  bucket.  * *    *  > Upon my i return with the  second bucket old Sweetheart  cast her gold digger eyes my  way and I knew only to well  that if she didn't toave her way  then I was in for a fresh gale,  so I put more mash in the tub  and made my limping way  around to her port side. This  ���time just as the drips started  dripping, Sweetheart just as  quick-as a cat spots a mouse,  shot her port hand aflterfoot  into my ^second bucket. By  this time my patience became  ���sorely tried.  ��� William Cowper.  True rest is not that of torpor, but that of harmony. . .  not resting from duty, but finding rest in it. ��� Frederick William Robertson.  The highest and sweetest  rest, even from a human standpoint, is in holy work.  ���Mary Baktr Eddy.  Rest is valuable only so far  as it is a contrast. Pursued as  an end, it becomes a most pitiable   condition.���David Swing.  A q |r Dukes & Bradshaw  r%<&rW Ltd.  Phone YU 8-3443  WE'LL TELL YOU ABOUT THE MANY ADVANTAGES OF  OIL HEATING  EQUIPMENT  #   engineered  specifically  for your  heaiting  requirements  0   convenient  budget terms  and  0  free life  insurance  ^  up to 6 years  to. pay  5%  Down ��� Balance at 5%% simple int.  ALWAYS LOOK TO IMPERIAL  FOR   THE BEST  f      DUKES & BRADSHAW Ltd.  SEE  OR   f    1473 Pemberton Ave., North Van. ��� YU 8-344?  PHONE   i   DAN WHEELER, Gibsons ��� 886-9663  TED   KURLUK,   Sechelt  -���   885-4455  thousands and  thousands and  thousands of  ^v.**. v&*sAW  THAT COST NO MORE THAN REGULAR PAINT  NOW! A whole new world of decorating magic! Thousands of  dazzling colors at the mere touch of a button. You can match  any material . . . even to the slightest hue and tone. Your rugs,  drapes and furniture take on. an exciting new dimension when  you explore all the fascinating avenues opened up by the  Tint-A-Matic Color System..       )  Available  in  any  of these  finishes:   semi-gloss,  high  gloss,  enamel, alkyd   flat, latex, exterior house paint.  Come in for an exciting free demonstration. ^ ^ ������ \  RIGHT HERE  IN  MARSHALL WELLS \  SpeSro-matic  CO LOR    SYSTEM  ffeauty bythe gallon for all your painting needs!  Borrow this beautiful COLOR HARMONY BOOK! Choose in  yourctvn heme from hundred* of modern color combinations!  4110-PR  MARSHALL WELLS STORES  Parker's Hardware Ltd.  OWNER  Phone 885-3171 ��� Sechelt  Gibsons Hardware Ltd.  OWNER  Phone 886-2442 Coast News, June 29? 1961.  Robert D. Wright, N.D.  NATUROPATHIC PHYSICIAN  graduate of ;:  Cal.   Chiropractic  College/ etc.  Anytime   by   Appointment  Ph.  Gibsons   886-2646  Store & Office Fixtures  A Custom Built Cabinets  A' House  Building  Gueniher Barowsky  Beach   Ave.,  Roberts   Creel-  Phi   886-9880  Blood donations  Canadians donated 641,544 bottles of blood through the Red  Cross transfusion service in 1960.  This record donation provided  free transfusion benefits to 234,-  886 patients in all provinces.  The $2,620,493 cost of this service accounts for 42% of the total expenditure on all Red Cross  services.  .If the patients had to pay for  blood transfusions the charge  would be anywhere from $25 per  bottle up. It is estimated by  PlecL Cross that the free service  in 1960 saved. Canadian patients  more than $16,000,000.   y, '  We, use ���-  Ultra Sonic Sound Waves  to clean your watch  and jewelry  Chris* Jewelers  MAIL ORDERS  GIVEN PROMPT ATTENTION  Ph;  Sechelt 885-2151  Gibsons United Church  Sunday School  SUNDAY SCHOOL FOR SUMMER.....  July 9"_ 9:30 a.m.  SUMMER VACATION SCHOOL  July 3 to 14 ��� 9:30 to 12  SECHELT THEATRE  Thursday, Friday  Steve Reeves  June 29 & 30  .  Sylvia Lopez  Hercules Unchanged  Technicolor  Saturday, Monday, Tuesday ��� July 1,'3 & 4  Ernie Kovacs,  Dick Shawn,  Margo Moore  Wake Me When It's Over  Technicolor  Start 8 p.m. Out at   10.15 p.m.  Wednesday, Thursday, Friday ���- July 5, 6 & 7  Susan Hayward Theodore  Bikel.  I WANT TO LIVE  ADULT y-X''-'"[XXy '44---^---^y ---v-  Start 8 p.m. Quit 10.07 p.m.  Rogers  PLUMBING SUPPLIES  GIBSONS, B.C. ��� Ph. 886-2092  WHOLESALE   &   RETAIL  corner of PRATT RD. & SECHELT HI-WAY  STOI-E HOURS ��� Opart 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.  Closed on Mondays  White 3-piece bathroom set witti taps  $  99.00  Colored 3-piece bathroom set with taps  $119.00  (We have the higher  price sets too)  r White enamel shower cabinets  $   52.50  We have full stock of Streamline copper, pipe & fittings  CHEAPER THAN THE DEPARTMENTAL STORES  4" soil pipe, 5 feet long, single hub  $  4.90  4" soil pipe, 5 feet long, double hub   $   5.20  1/2" copper pipe, per foot ������'...-        18fY  1/2" copper elbow  10^  tee 1_����  Solder   ... 1  :..  1 lb.-$   1.39.  SPECIAL ���, Double stainless steel sinks  $27.50  3" copper pipe, per foot   : $   1.29  New Pembroke  baths      $52.50,  New English china toilets with seats  $31.90  No. 1 steel septic tanks (free delivery)    ........ $48.50  4" No-Crode pipe, 8 feet long, per length  $   3.75  31/2" Perforated No-Crode pipe  $  2.35  New toilet seats     1 :  $  3.90  Anything you buy from us if you don't want it I will  refund your money immediately  Elko glass lined No. 30 single element  $73.00  Elko glass lined No. 30 double element   $83.00  No. 40 glass lined double element     $89.00  USUAL  GUARANTEE  ��� y . .. ��� . 1  Fibre glass laundry tubs for* less than the big stores  You can buy the Cobra brand plastic pipe  cheaper from me  STORE KEEPERS  OR   MERCHANTS  25% OFF PLASTIC PIPE LIST PRICE  The new Beatty shallow or deep well pumps  (Save 5 to 10 dollars)  $119  BUILDING or REMODELLIIG?  We can design and 'build a dream kitchen in any number  of exotic hardwoods and plastic laminates at seasonable  prices.  Also fine custom furniture for every  room in your horns  Qualify material & workmanship guaranteed.  R. BIRKIN ���+��� Oceanside Furniture & Cabinet Shop  Beach Ave., Roberts Creek ��� Ph. 886-2551  SEPTIC TANK SERVICE  Pump Tank Truck now Operating  NEW TANKS BUILT OR REPAIRED  DRAINAGE  FIELDS INSTALLED  by  Gibsons Plumbing  Ph. 8S6-2460 for information  l��*��4Jl  618���HORSES���ALWAYS FAVORITES���these will add beauty  to any room.. Use natural coloring for embroidery, or just black  or brown as in an etching. Transfer of 2 pictures -V-xll1/- inches.  754 ��� BULKY-KNIT JACKETS are in 2 lengths. Use large  needles and ' 2 strands of knitting worsted. Seed stitch with  cables. Directions; child's sizes 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14 included.  554���COOL SUNDRESS with an embroidered birdie���for pockets.  No, fitting problems���bow cinches waist. Embroidery transfer;  directions;:; pattern child's sizes 2, 4, 6, 8, included.  Send THIRTY-FIVE CENTS in coins (stamps cannot b-  accepted) for each pattern to Coast News, Needlecraft Dept., 60  Front St. West, Toronto, Ont. Print Plainly PATTERN NUMBER.  your NAME and ADDRESS.  JUST OFF THE PRESS! Send now for our exciting, new  1961 Needlecraft Catalog. Over 125 designs to crochet, knit. sew.  embroider, quilt,, weave���-fashions, homefurnishings, toys, gifts,  bazaar hats. Plus FREE ��� instructions for six smart veil caps.  Hurry, send 25c now!  This week s RECIPE  Custards take many forms  to suit summer, meals. One  form wtfichls famous, French,  and flavorsbme is Quiche Lorraine ��� a savoury main course,  cheese-and-bacon custard pie.  The word quiche, we are told,  comes ' from a German word  for pie, "kuchen." Lorraine  pinpoints the province where  the dish originated.  Quiche Lorraine provided  the home economists of Canada's Department of Fisheries  with inspiration for an unusually good company dish which  they called Quiche Maritime.  It differs from tCie classic  'French dish in several respects.  For example, smoked fish fil-'  lets replace the bacon in the  cheese  custard filling. .  How to bake the crust without overcooking the custard  has always been a problem,  with Quiche Lorraine. In  Quiche Maritime this was overcome by replacing the pastry  With a cooked rice crust. As a  distinctive finishing touch, the  new dish was given a colorful trim of baked tomato,  wedges.  Quiche  Maritime  3 cups cooked rice  2 tablespoons  melted butter  1 egg. beaten  2 medium  tomatoes,   each   cut  into 6 wedges  French dressing  1 pound smoked fillets  1 cup rich. milkv  2 eggs, beaten  1 cup grated cheese  �� tablespoons   snipped    chives  or   green  onion   tops   (optional)  Make rice  crust by  combining rice butter and 1 egg. Turn  into   a   greased  9   or   9V_-incla  pie  plate.   Spread   rice  evenly  over plate and  with  the back  of a fork or spoon press it firmly   against   the   bottom,   sides!  and on the rim to form  a pie  sthell. Coat tomato wedges with  French  dressing   and  allow to  marinate   while  preparing   the  filling. '  Separate smoked fillets and  cut into pieces 2 toT 3 inches  long. Place in a greased baking dish, add- milk, and bake  in a moderate oven at 350 degrees F. for about 20 minutes,  or until the fish will separate  into flakes on testing with, a  fork. Drain, reserving 3A cup  of poaching liquid. Combine it  with 2 beaten eggs.  Assemble pie as follows.'  Sprinkle V_ cup of grated  ���cheese over rice in pie plate.  Arrange fish on top and  sprinkle with remaining cheese  Add egg-poaching liquid mixture. Bake in a moderate oven  at 350 degrees F. for 30 minutes. Remove pie from oven  and arrange drained tomato  wedges around edge of filling,  skin side upward. Return pie  longer, or until the custard is  to oven and bake 10 minutes  set and a silver knife inserted  in the centre comes out clean.  Sprinkle chapped chives or  green onion tops around tomatoes. Serve piping hot.  Makes 6 servings.  Snmmer Store Hours  WEEKDAYS 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.  SUNDAY 12 noon to 6 p.m.  DELIVERY WEDNESDAY & SATURDAY FREE  ON ORDERS OVER $5 ��� orders to be in by 1 p.m.  A. E. TIDBALL  Phone SS6-2467  ROBERTS CREEK  beer  brewed  in  B.C.!  When you reach for an  Old Vienna Lager, you get the best beer  brewed in B.C. Ultra modern  bottling facilities mean  Old Vienna  Lager conies to you in the flavourful  prime of life.  We invite yoa to compare the brewing of Old Vienna Lager  with the brewing of any other beer. The comparison will show  you why Old Vienna Lager is the Best Beer Brewed in B.C.  O'Keefe. Brewing Company B.C. Limited  This advertisement is not published or displayed Jiy J-eliqaor Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia. ~] 4       Coast News, June 29,  1961.  NEW HOURS  Mariner Cafe  NOW OPEN  9:30 a.m. to 12 midnight  Guides have clubhouse  COAST   NEWS -  Ph. 886-2622  TO RENT  Davis Bay ��� Furnished 3 room  cottage, full plumbing, close to  beach, $45.  H.   A. Hill,  885-9764.  If your job is cutting trees  THIS MESSAGE IS FOR YOU!  We have been appointed as dealers  for the new  CANAD1EN 270  the Direct-drive Chain Saw that's  built to work faster, easier and longer!  <��afc  ~____/^-a_A^3  FOR FALLING     FOR BUCKING    FOR LIMBING  SEE.IT NOW- TRY IT FOR YOURSELF!  IPCS  cnnnoie  DIRECT DRIVE CHAIN SAW  ,"270  Now available at  Jackson Brothers Logging  CO., LTD.  WILSON  CREEK, B.C. ��� Phone 885-9521  Good thing  you caught that  cut tire  Right, Sir.  Your safety is  my business  Get Free Safety Service  with every Shellubrication  My Shell Safety Check includes  1. Brakes  2. Steering  3. Lights  4. Tires  5. Transmission  6. Differential  7. Battery  8. Fanbelt  9. Crankcase  10. Radiator  11. Shock Absorbers  Your Car Deserves  more than a grease job. None of our customers who  get regular Shellubrication here ever have to replace  steering parts, door locks, etc., through lack of proper  lubrication. So we invite you to try us for economic  mot6ring through regular Shellubrication.  REMEMBER, YOUR CAR IS YOUR SECOND  LARGEST INVESTMENT  Gibsons Shell Service  CHARLIE and TERRY  Ph.  886-2572  Within the beautiful grounds  of Mr. and Mrs. Leri Allen, hid-!  den behind a snowball bush at  the end of a fern and fuschia  lined path, is the hew clubhouse  of the First Roberts-Creek Company, Girl Guides.  Once ar dwelling it hk been  converted, by Mr. Allen, into an  artistic headquarters for. the  group of girls who are fortunate  in having Mrs. Allen for their  captain.  Mr. Allen, whose artistry is  evident everywhere in both  houses* and garden, has made a  nook opening from the main  clubroom into a Guide museum.  Over the archway, on a pair of  horns, he has  hung  a sign  on  Witnesses meet  The key that unlocks the door  of knowledge is study, John Se-  gec, teacher and minister of Jehovah's "Witnesses says. Just as  the key needs a steady hand to  guide it, so the person seeking  accurate knowledge of God and  His purpose needs a sure guide,  the Holy Bible, he added.       '  "In order to enlarge my personal'knowledge of the Bible and  to improve my ministerial activity, I will, attend the United  Worshippers district assembly oi  Jehovah's Witnesse at Empire  Stadium in Vancouver, July 4 to  9. Also because we believe that  unity in worship must begin in  the home, my family will be going with  me."  Mr. Segec, associate minister  of the Sechelt congregation and  supervisor of the magazine dis  tribution, was ordained in July  1958 and is looking forward to  increased    ministerial     activity.  either end of which he has carved the iris and lily, symbolic  flowers of the two patrols.'Two  other antlers, donated by Erica  Ball, are fastened above to make,  a pleasing design.  For Saturday's meeting he had  a new flagstaff in place. This  meeting honored Miss Wikna  Deane, acting lieutenant, who  leaves the district Wednesday to  return to her home in Masset,  Queen Charlotte Islands, following her graduation from Elphinstone High School which she attended for the past three years ���  She was presented with her  World Pin by Capt. Allen.  Commencing July 5 the Guides  will meet on Wednesdays at  6:30,p.m. instead of Saturday afternoons.  takes ��� effect <at midnight, July 4,  and continues to: midnight, August 5. ������ -.'Y  SECHELT INLET - PENDER  HARBOUR ��� On the weekend,  sport fishermen around Pender  Harbour averaged about 1 fish  per boat, mostly springs and a  few coho. Three springs-over ; 20  pounds were taken in Pender  Harbour on Sunday with Mr. A.  Alexander of Vancouver landing  a 24 pound spring salmon. Fishermen around Porpoise Bay averaged about 1 fish per boat,  mostly coho and coho grilse.  Doris  Closed till further notice,  owing to illness  LETTERS  to editor  Editor: I read with annoyance  the write-up concerning Pender  Harbour's stand on the new his-  pital. In pai'ticular that canvass  for votes ��� nothing was said  about those of us who heartily  agree that a new liospital is  much needed. The people that  are giving Pender Harbour a  bad name act the same way  whenever anything is changed.  There was the same hue and cry  about schools.  In fairness to the whole Peninsula, a new hospital is needed  and Pender Harbour should be  thankful that it will' be built  centrally at Sechelt and not farther down the  road.  Yours for a   new hospital,  A Madeira Park Resident.  Church Services  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons  11:15   a.m.   Holy   Communion  11:15 a.m., Sunday School  7:30 p.m.. Evensong  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  3:00 p.m.,  Evensong  St. Hilda's, Sechelt  9:30 a.m., Matins  Port  Mellon  7:30 p.m., Evensong  St.  Mary's,  Pender ��� Harbour  11 a.m. Matins  UNITED  Gibsons  9:30 a.m., Sunday School  11:00 a.m., Divine Service  Roberts Creek, 2 p.m.  Wilson Creek  11  a.m.  Sunday School  3:30 p.m.,  Divine Service  ST- VINCENT'S  Holy Family, Sechelt, 9:00 a.m.  St.  Mary's,   Gibsons,    10:30 am.  Port  Mellon, first  Sunday of  each month at 11:35 a.m.  CHRISTIAN    SCIENTISTS  Church Service1;  and   Sunday   School  each Sunday at 11 a.m.  Roberts   Creek  United  Church  BETHEL BAPTIST  Sechelt  10 a.m. Sunday  School  11:15 a.m., Worship Service  7:30 p.m., Wed., Prayer  Gibsons  9:45 a.m., Sunday School  Roth's Home, Marine Drive  7:30 p.m., United Church  PENTECOSTAL     ^  GIBSONS  10 a.m., Sunday  School  11:00 a.m. Devotioaal  7:30 p.m., Evangelistic Service  Wed.,  7:30, Bible Study  Fri., 7:30 p.m., Young  People  Sat., 7:30, Prayer  Glad Tidings Tabernacle  9:45 a.m.,  Sunday School  11  a.m.  Morning Worship  3 p.m. Bible Forum  7:30 p.m. Evangelistic Service  Wednesday, 7 p.m.,   Bible Class  Friday,  7:30 p.m. Rally  Sat., 7 p.m., Young Men's Action  Club  Fish news  DEPARTMENT OF  FISHERIES  For the period ending June 25.  VANCOUVER - HOWE SOUND  ��� Salmon were scarce on the  weekend. Coho continue to move  into the Capilano but no catches  from this run have been reported from adjacent waters. A  pink salmon was taken off Ambleside on the weekend indicating the beginning of, the early  run of pink salmon to the Indian  River. Smelt fishing was spotty  but more favorable tides are indicated for the remainder of this  week. The closed season for  smelt   fishing   in   these   waters  TA SELLA SHOP PE  SECHELT ��� Ph. 885-9331  Summer Fun Clothes  for the Family  GIBSONS  ROOFING  TAR & GRAVEL ROOFS  DUROID ROOFS  Reroofing & Repairs  FREE ESTIMATES  BOB NYGREN  Phone 886-9656  Real Car Economy  NSU PRINZ  Gives up to 70 miles on 1 gal, of Gas  MCKAY S 231���r!2th St., New Westminster  District Sales Manager  GIBSONS  T. THOMAS  Phone 886-9572  WANT  ADS  REAL  SALESMEN  Blade Roasts  FULLY  TRIMMED  sr  ii..  GRADE   "A"  POT  ROAST  SALE  Cross ftiL^  Roasts W  lb.  FULLY TRIMMED  GRADE  A BEEF STEW 39  C  lb.  FRESH KILLED  Boiling Fowl, Roasting Chickens  Frying Chickens, Turkeys  for your Holiday eating pleasure  Silver Leaf LARD ���  lb.  Royal City Sliced Peaches  15 oz.  Royal City Cut Green Beans  15 oz.  No. 4  Better Buy Tea Bags -    S9c  GRAPES  THOMPSON SEEDLESS  ^J lbs. for  j^m ^y ^  OPEN FRIDAY NIGHTS TILL 9  FREE DELIVERY PHOKE   ��Se-25&3 COMING  EVENTS  July 7, Friday, from 2:30 p.m.  to 4:30, Mt. Elphinstone Chapter No. 65, O.E.S., Garden Tea,  at the home of Mr. and Mrs.  Robert Cumming, Roberts Creek  BINGO ���EINGOY^- BINGO  ; Nice; prizes and Jackpot  Every Monday at 8 p.m.; in the  Gibsons Legion  Hall.  BIRTHS ".'  KING ��� To Murray and Avril  (nee Lucken) a daughter, 9 lb.,  2 oz. A sister, for Wayne.  DEATH NOTICE  McDANNALD ��� Passed away  suddenly. June 25, 1961 in Phoenix, Arizona, Ray Harris Mc-  Dannald, formerly of Gibsons.  Survived by 1 daughter, Mrs. L.  Coates, Gibsons; 2 sons, Elmer,  Gibsons, Virgil, Muncho> Lake,  B.C.; 2 brothers, Charles and  Ray, Everett, 'Wash.; 1 sister  Mrs. Evelyn Opel, Snohomish,  Wash; 9 grandchildren, 10 great*  grandchildren. Graveside funeral service Sunday, July 2, 7 p.m.  Mount Elphinstone Cemetery.  Rev. D. Donaldson officiating.  Harvey Funeral Home-directors.  CARD OF THANKS  Mrs. Marie Clarke takes this opportunity of thanking relatives,  friends and neighbors for their  cards, flowers, letters and good  wishes during her stay in hospital.  HELP WANTED  Baby sitter to live in. Must.be  18 with some experience. Mother  nurses   at   Hospital,    all   shifts.  REAL ESTATE  "A Sign of Service"  19 acres, log house and a year-  round creek, $5,000.  PHONE 886 2191  2    beautiful   level    waterfront  lots. Let us show you these.  PHONE 886 2191  Coast News, June 29, 1961.       5    ANNOUNCEMENTS  (Cont)  BOARD AND ROOM  Board and Room,  on beach  at  Selma Park.  Phone  885-9778.  H. Almond, Roberts Creek, carpenter, builder, alterations, repairs, kitchen cabinets. Guaranteed work. Phone 886-9825.  M  rs. Jermain replies  (Continued from Page 1)  MISC. FOR SALE  Waterfront,    2    bdrms,  grounds;  $8,500,  terms.  PHONE 886 2191  neat  3. acres,   new 2  room   cabin,  view, $2,500, easy terms.  PHONE 886 2191  4}_  acres,   nicely treed,   near  ferry, $2,200.  PHONE 886 2191  RENTAL ��� Store in  Gibsons.  PHONE 886 2191  NOTARY PUBLIC  H.   B.    GORDON  &   KENNETT  LIMITED  REAL ESTATE  & INSURANCE  Gibsons Sechelt  Deal  with   Confidence   with  TOM DUFFY  SECHELT REALTY  AND INSURANCE  FIRE .AND AUTO INSURANCE  ���_.    Phones:  885-2161,   885-2120  $750 down. Cozy 2 bedroom  home, full plumbing, good location, fully  serviced..  Attractive 2 bedroom home,  full plumbing, basement, close  to good beach. All services. Sac-  Quarter horse, gelding, quiet.  Dick Vernon, Phone 886-9813.  Divers' wet suit, size 5'6", 38  chest, c.w. weight belt. Phone  886-7730.  McClary refrigerator, $100. Ph.  885-9641.  1 Stromberg standard and S.W.  mantle radio; 1 Rogers mantle  radio; 1 Bachelor model washing  machine; 1 featherweight G.E/  electric iron; 1 G.E. steam iron,  1 G.E. teakettle; 1 G.E. auto,  electric fry pan; 4 outboard motors; _ chain saws; 1 2-wheel  trailer; new garden shears; new  fishing rods and reels; V_ ��� hp....  motors.  -    EARL'S  AGENCIES  Drummond  Blk.,  Gibsons.  DIRECTORY  RICHARD F. KENNETT l!  NOTARY PUBLIC  Office     (Phones)    Residence  886-2191 886-2131  H. B. Gordon and Kennett  Limited  REAL ESTATE  & INSURANCE  Box 19      - Gibsons, B.C.  "A Sign of Service"  9 x 12 tent, sunshine ceiling and  floor,   Coleman   lamp,   Coleman  stove, cooler, two sleeping bags,  all   like  new.  $75   cash.  Phone  886-9342. /> - ______���  1 gray baby carriage, 1 basin-  ette. Phone TU 4-5202, House 24,  Port Mellon. Y  Fully furnished 37' x 8' 2 bedroom trailer. Can arrange financing. Apply August Seibert, Irvines Landing or ph. TU  3-2658  BACKHOE  and LOADER  AIR COMPRESSOR,  and ROCK DRILL  DUMP TRUCKS  Contract or hourly rates  Also  SAND, CEMENT GRAVEL  ROAD FILL and TOPSOIL  W.   KARATEEW,   Ph.  886-9826  PENINSULA     CLEANERS  Cleaners  for the Sechelt  Peninsula  Phone  Phone 886-2200  Anply Mrs. K.  ponlan,  Garden      ifice p ice  $6 000   consideration  'Bay or phone c/o TU 3-2479. .*'._�������.  WORK WANTED  Reliable girl, 16, will babysit  anytime. Anne Morrison, Phone  885-9747.   Farm and garden work done,  also pruning. G. Charman, Ph.  886-9862.  ���FOUND' ���'���/   vy    :������:.-  ���  '  ���     ���: . -.  A place to get take .out service  we   suggest   local, grown   fried  half chicken with French fried  potatoes from DANNY'S  Phone   886-9815  BOATS FOR SALE  14 ft. inboard Briggs and Strat-  ton, $80. Smitty's Boat Works,  Gibsons.  14 ft. plywood sports fisherman,  sturdy construction, $150, or will  consider   any  reasonable   offer,     shelter. First offering at $19,500  for cash.  To view,  call  KAY BUTLER  Sechelt  885-2161  or  Gibsons 886-2000, evenings.  CHAS .ENGLISH Ltd.  Real Estate and Insurance  For the shrewd investor  Adjacent Sunnycrest Shopping  Center. One'of the best buys on  the Coast Highway. For full particulars phone  Ph. 886-2481 or evenings 886-2500  CHARLfeS ISLAND  At entrance to Pender Harbour,  containing 7 acres ��� small cottage    and   private    dock.   Good  Can be viewed at'Cooper's store,  Redroofs. >--.:...,,      ~j. ...:>..  14 ft. Clinker boat, 5 hp. inboard  engine. Reversible propellor. Ph.  886-9593.  18 ft. Vi cabin''. runabout and  trailer, 35 hp. Johnson. Unit, 2  years old. Reasonable. Phone  Gibsons 886-7701.  161/- ft. runabout with windshield  and sidewings. 18 hp. Johnson,  $375.   Ph.  Haddocks,   TU 3-2248.  MOTOR  CARS  xxxxxxxx  XX< X  XXX X  XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  XX /-^XXXXXXX/^ XXX  <xxvj XXXXXX \J XX  WHO ELSE WANTS  A NEW CAR!  BUY IT NOW WITH A  LOW-COST LIFE-INSURED  XXX   xxx   xxxx XXXXX   xxxx  H   x       5    x-x     x  xXXl|  KXX   xxx   xxxx     X     XXX  x-xxS 5     5xxx ix   5  XXXX    X XXXX    X    XX  X XXXX X       XXX  DRAPES ��� Get our low .factory  price on pleated or shirred ;made-  to-measure drapes; Come in and  see our samples, thxiftee Dress  Shop,, Gibsons.  886-9543.,  '53 Ford for sale or trade. Phone  886-2611. . 4#:   ;   _ -^~  ROGERS PLUMBING^  SUPPLIES  Gibsons, B.C. Phone 886-2092  Corner of Pratt Rip:, and. Sechelt  Highway  We  now have a large stock of  oil ranges and refrigerators.  2 Lady Pat oil ranges with  Cyclds  burners,: same  as  new $125  1 Gurney combination wood,  coal- and 4 ring electric  .:   range,.good as new.  1 oil range, pot burner  1 -Empire oil range  1 Ejatjfrprise oil range  1 .McClary oil range  1 4  ring  electric range -  tested  1 Hot Point electric washing  machine $ 45  1 Servel gas refrig.  (guaranteed) $175  ���3 -Frigidaire ��� friges $ S9;  1 garbage burner  white enamel $ 35  1 Kemac oil range $ 89  Used doors, $2 and $1.50 each.  8 pane windows $2.90  6 pane   windows $2.00  1 McClary  combination  oil  ���  and electric, like new $129  3 good   wood  and coal ranges: .  cheap.  Free Delivery  anywhere on the Peninsula  Oysters are all food .and so good  that you can eat them raw. Eat  them often. Oyster Bay Oyster  Co., R. Bremer, Pender Harbour  Member B. C. Oyster Growers  Assn.  Used electric and gas ranges, also oil ranges. C & S Sales, Ph.  8S5-9713,   Sechelt.  $119  $ 49.  $ 95  $ 85  $ 7?  8.25  ANNOUNCEMENT  LOAN  THE BANK OF  NOVA SCOTIA  1956 Chev,  $1000.   Ph:  TU 4-5388  FUELS  MILLWOOD, SAWDUST,  BUSHWOOD, COAL  Call  BAIN'S FUEL  885-9634  WOOD, COAL &  TOTEM LOGS  R. N. HASTINGS Ph. 886-9902  i.   WATCH REPAIRS  For    guaranteed watch    and  jewelry    repairs, see    Chris's  Jewelers,  Sechelt. Work  done  on the premises. tfn  WANTED  Old operatic records, any make  Fair price. Gib. Gibson, Roberts  Creek P.O.  Used furniture, or what have  you? Al's Used Furniture. Gibsons,  Ph.  886-9950.  terms arranged. Must be sold.  ^Weekend call^TU 3^2433 ��� -courtesy   to  Realtors.      .  L. E. KYLE,  "Realtor"  1429   Marine   Drive     WA  2-1123  .West Vancouver,   B.C.  DRUMMOND REALTY  We  have buyers, and require  listings  Two of the best homes in Gibsons, fully modern, one. electric  heat, the. other automatic oil.  Very reasonable. Both homes  have large lots and beautiful  view.  DRUMMOND REALTY  Notary Public  Gibsons Phone 886-7751  PROPERTY FOR  SALE  1 acre lot for $1,000; V_ acre for  $700. A. Simpkins, Sechelt, Ph.  885-2132.  Waterfront property, Halfmoon  Bay, House with all conveniences  plenty of water, fruit trees, small  down payment. Phone 885-9316.  Cleared lot, ready to build, 60'  x 120', 3 blocks from Shop Easy.  $850 down, full price $1350. Steve  Bidiuk,   Sechelt.  Choice  building lot,  all cleared,  close to beach,  grand  view,  in  good  location,   cash   or   terms.  * Phone   886-2149.  FOR RENT  One room cabin at Stone Villa,  $15 per month, including electricity. A. Simpkins, Sechelt, Ph.  885-2132  Modern 4 room house, furnished,  in Gibsons, $45. Phone CA 4-7780.  Summer cottage for rent. Gower  Point, near beach. By week or  month.   Phone   886-9344.  Rooms for rent.  Phone 885-9388.  Summer cottage, waterfront, fully furnished, for August. Phone  886-2566.  Office space in Sechelt Post Office building. Apply at Mai shall  Wells Store.  WANTED TO RENT  Furnished room for refined old  age 'pensioner, male, in- good  health. Has own TV, would like  company and 2 meals per day.  Close to downtown Gibsons preferred. 886-2120.  3 bedroom house, near Gibsons,  by July 15. Reliable tenants will  sign lease. J. C. PedcUe, Box 700 /Haiid.saws filed and set. Galleys.  Langley, BC. , ;/   Sechelt. Highway.  PEDICURIST  Mrs. F. E. Campbell  Selma  Park,  on   bus  stop  Phone  885-9778  for  appointment  Small 8" concrete, blocks are  now available for the DO IT  YOURSELF man. 15 cents each.  A. Simpkins, Bricklayer, Davis  Bay.   885-2132.  ~        DAVID NYSTROM  Interior, exterior painiing. Also  paperhanging. Phone Gibsons  886-7759 for free estimates.  Tree falling, topping, or removing lower limbs for view Insur-.  ed work from Port Mellon to  Pender Harbour. Phone 886-9946.  Marven Volen.  Alcoholics Anonymous Phone Sechelt 885-9678 or write Box 584,  Coast  News.   TIMBER CRUISING  K. M. Bell, 2572 Birch St., Vancouver 9, Phone   REgent  3-0683.  BILL  SHERIDAN  TV, APPLIANCES  SEWING MACHINES  Sales and Service  Phone 886-2463 or 885-9534  STOCKWELL & SONS  885-4488 for  Bulldozing,   Backhoe   and   front  end loader work. Clean  cement  gravel, fill and road gravel.  GIBSONS  BUILDING SUPPLIES  LTD.  "WE CARRY THE STOCK"  Phone 886-2642  LET  US HELP  YOU  PLAN NOW  WATER   SURVEY   SERVICES  CONSULTANTS  L.  C. EMERSON  R.R. 1,   Sechelt  885-9510  A. E. RITCHEY  TRACTOR WORK  Clearing,   Grading,  Excavating  Bulldozing, Clearing Teeth  FOR RENTAL  Arches, Jacks,  Pumps  Air Compressor. Rock Drill  Concrete  Vibrator  Phone 886-2040  See us for all your knitting  requirements. Agents for Mary  Maxim Wool.  GIBSONS   VARIETIES  Phone 886-9353  A. M. CAMPBELL  REFRIGERATION  SALES AND SERVICE  Commercial Domestic  West Sechelt, Phone S85-2147  SCOWS     ���     LOGS  SECHELT TOWING  & SALVAGE Ltd.  Heavy Equipment Moving  & Log Towing  Phone 885-4425  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  Cold Weld Process  Engine Block Repairs  Arc, Acy. Welding  Precision Machinists  Ph.   886-7721 Res.   886-9956  TELEVISION  SALES AND SERVICE  Dependable  Service  RICHTER'S RADIO ��� TV  Fine Home Furnishings  Major Appliances  Record   Bar  Phone 885-9777  C  & S SALES  For all your heating  requirements  Agents for ROCKGAS  PROPANE  ��� Also   Oil  Installation  Free estimate  Furniture  Phone 885-9713  ELECTRICAL  CONTRACTORS  SIM   ELECTRIC   LTD.  Sechelt  Phone 885-2062  Residence,   885-9532.  ELPHINSTONE   CO-OP  Lucky Number  June   24, ,��� 14149,  Blue  PETER   CHRISTMAS      ���  Bricklayer and  Stonemason  All kinds of brick and stonework  Alterations and repairs  Phone 886-7734  L. GORDON BRYANT  NOTARY PUBLIC  at  Jay-Bee Furniture and  Appliance Store  Office  Phone   88C--2346  House  Phone  8b(i-2100  GIBSONS PLUMBLNG  Heating.   Plumbing  Quick,   efficient service  Phone 886-2461)  VICTOR D'AOUST  Painter ��� Decorator  Interior ��� Exterior  Paper Hanging  First Class Work Guaranteed  Phone 886-9652, North Road.  PENINSULA SAND &  GRAVEL  Phone   886-9813  Sand,   gravel,  crushed   sock.  All material washed and screened or pit run.  Good cheap fi!l  FOR  GLASS  of all  kinds  Phone  88I5-9ST?  PENINSULA C;LAS��  7. (a) Room for patients: This  would be better., if the hospital  had more two bed wards; however the hospital has at the present time two bed wards which  are not being used. v  (b) Room for staff: Utility  rooms could.be larger, but this  is not an insuperable obstacle.  DIRECTORY  (Continued)  C. ROY GREGGS  Phone 8S5-9712  For  cement gravel, fill, road  gravel and crush rock.  Backhoe and Loader  Light Bulldozing  MARSHALL'S   PLUMBING  HEATING &  SUPPLIES  Ph. 886-9533, 886-9690 or 886-2442.  RITA'S BEAUTY SHOP  Tinting and Styling  Phone   886-2409  Sechelt Highway  Gibsons Village  SAND ��� GRAVEI.  CEMENT  ��� BUILDING MATERIALS  TRUCK & LOADER RENTAL  FOR DRIVEWAYS, FILL, etc.  SECHELT  BUILI)ING    SUPPLIES  Phone 885-960J v  RADIO & TV SERVICE  JIM LARKMAlr  Radio,  TV repairs  Ph.  886-2346       Res., 886-2538  New and Used TVs for sale  See them in  the Jay Bee  Furniture Store, Gibsons  Home and Industrial Wiring  Electrical Heating ���  Radios,   Appliances, . TV  Service  GIBSONS ELECTRIC  ��� Authorized GE Dealer  Phone 886-9325  THRIFTEE  DRESS  SHOP  "Personalized Service"  Agents  Brown Bros. Florist-  Anne's Flower Shop  Phone 886-9543  Complete auto body repairs  and paint  Chevron Gas  and  Oil service  All work guaranteed  ROBERTS CREEK SERVICE  AND   AUTOBODY  Roberts Creek  Phone 886-2152  Night   calls   88S-2684  Draperies by the yard  or made   to measure  All accessories  C  & S SALES  Phone 885-9713  MADEIRA   PARK  BUILDING SUPPLY Co.. Lid.  Cement  gravel,   $2.25 yd.  Road gravel   and fill,   $1.50 yd.  Delivered  in Pender   Harbour  area  Lumber.     Plywood.     Cement  Phone TU 3-224K  D. J. ROY. P. Ens. B.C.L.S  LAND SURVEYING  SURVEYS  P. O. Box 37,  Gibsons  1334 West  Pender St.,  Vancouver,  5.        Ph   MU 3-7477  (c) Room for doctors:  The  hospital recently built a suite  for the doctors, consisting of a  waiting room, two examining  rooms, two offices, wash-room  and storage. This is adequate  space for their needs.  Whilst it is not our wish to dispute  the   results  of  the survey  made   by  your   department,   it  would seem that the facts show  its conclusions to be premature,  and that the urgency pleaded did  not materialize. As to location,  this will depend upon the growth  of the whole area. If the   area  around Gibsons  grows,  as  well  it may, then the idea of leaving  the  existing hospital   in  operation and building the new hospital when, needed, in the Gibsons  area, should jnot be overlooked.  You refer to the actions of St.  Mary's Hospital Society in making various requests of your department.    This   point   will   be  cleared if we explain a little:  In the.past, membership in St.  Mary's Hospital Society was  largely confined to residents of  the area immediately adjacent  to the hospital. This situation  prevailed; for many years. With  the proposal, however, to build  a new hospital at Sechelt, and  with the realisation that a vote  from the Society favoring such  building was mandatory, about  200 new members from the Sechelt area submitted their membership fees to the Society a day  or so before the deadline for  voting rights in the next annual  meeting, when the motion was to  be put that the society should  authorize construction of the pro  posed new hospital.  The motion, of course, was  passed, as the voting majority  of the society is in the hands of  the people at Sechelt.  The board of trustees has one  Selma Park, two from Sechelt,  member from Gibsons, one from  one each from Halfmoon Bay  and Middlepoiht, and two from  Pender Harbour (one of whom,  the chairman, had no vote). It is  thus evident that voting control  of the board of trustees is also  not in the hands of the people of  the Pender Harbour area.  The foregoing will explain the  apparent difference between the  attitude of the society and the  stand taken by the Pender Har  bour Hospital Committee. It will  also explain the lateness of any  formal protest over the proposal to close St. Mary's Hospital.  Local residents, also, refused to  believe that the government  would order the closure of a perfectly serviceable hospital which  is well run and performing a real  service to the community, in order to spend a great deal of the  taxpayers' money for one only  slightly larger in capacity. Nov/  that they realize that such is indeed the intention, they are of  one mind ��� that they will not  permit the closure.  K. E. Jermaint>. chaii'maa  ,  Pender Harbour Hospital Committee.  SMITH'S   ..EATING  CHIMNEY   & OIL  STOVES  SERVICED  Phone 886-2422.  Boat for Sale  33 ft. old style roomy  cruiser, toilet, sink, oil  stove.  A real bargain  $1200 CASH  Den Hailing  Garden, Bay ��� TU 3-2368  Poster awards  Results of the "Anti-litter"  poster campaign sponsored jointly by the Gibsons and District  Board of Trade, Sunshine Coast  Tourist Association and Gower  Point Conservation Committee  have been"announced.  The three prizes of $5 each go  to Marilyn Swanson, Linda Wal-^  ker and Pat Wood.  The judges highly commended  the work of Sylvia Hughes, A.  Mason, Ken Preiss., John Smith,  Susan Taylor and Carla Vander-  horn.  Mrs. C. B. Davies of Port Mellon, Mrs. K. Wells of Roberts  Creek and Mr. R. Finlayson of  Gower Point were judges. Winning posters and the runners-up  will be displayed locally.  Water Survey Service  Your Water problems  are our business  Agents for the  Hydropure Sales Company Ltd;  An inexpensive method of purifying wn'^- .Yv er^n-  irmiit^". icsysrirg. and mJnirg cfm>~. f'wm:*, and hoir.es  ���anywhere pu'.'e safe water is no:d>::.l.  Roc!: & Slump B^stbg  Ph. F35-85-.0  Expert Drill Shnri^eninjj  -SECHELT  Sggg_B3l_-mBECT---^^ Letters to the editor  Editor: I noticed the following  letter in the Sun and feel it certainly answers Mamie Moloney  and Mrs. Corley as well. Please  publish this, it expresses my feelings exactly concerning 'ban the  bomb' groups.  Mrs. Corley mentions Camille  Mather as one who started the  group. When one of the meetings  was held concerning 'ban the  bombs,' according to Jack Was-  serman 'the lady who cried' was  too busy to attend. It appears to  Sechelt  Beauty Salon  SECHELT, B.C.  Ph. 885-9525  TUES. to SAT.  HAIRSTYLING  designed just for you  Coldwaving ��� Coloring  have been; good politics, at any  rate. Mrs. J. S. Macey.  Editor, the Sun: Sir, ��� Your  writer Mamie Moloney, in her  strictures against the editor of  the Coast News, is just too smart  for her owiy good.  The editor had suggested that  children would be better employed in keeping fit than in carting around "No Nuclear Bombs"  petitions to peace-loving Canadian  homes.  What your writer conveniently ignores is that the whole history of dictators shows that they  attack only when they think they  have a push-over, such as a country of overfed, pampered young  people, befuddled with, ban-the-  bomb propaganda.  But this is something the Mamie Moloneys will never face up  to. It's much easier to write  reams about the horrors of nuclear war, something of which  everyone is perfectly aware and  which we want to avoid as we  would any other disaster.  So let's  give the horror stuff,  a rest, Mamie.  6       Coast News,  June 29, 1961.  I wonder   how   many  nuclear  bombs the people of Tibet had?  No Push-Over, Vancouver.  Editor: Your physical fitness  editorial and letters were interesting. Could you create interest  in another important* subject?  Our money systems vary  throughout the world and even  our Canadian system is so complicated we have the "finance  minister and the governor of our  national bank in a tizzy.  Perhaps they liKe the Ontolo-  gical Society wish to change human  nature.   Human   nature is  founded on principles set by God  We mock Hiii} and ourselves  when we attempt to change them.  However, when' such basic  laws are recognized, an atmosphere that will indude some control of human nature is possible.  All civilization is based on  trade and commerce. Trade and  commerce can only exist by using money. Only stable money  will encourage expansion and  security.  Most confusion is caused by  using money, as a commodity,  buying arid selling it at a profit.  This is done by our government,  our" banks, finance houses, business and individuals.  , J. J. Rogers & Son  PAINTING CONTRACTORS  INTERIOR &  EXTERIOR PAINTING  INDUSTRIAL COATINGS  FLOOR   TILING  by CONTRACT  For fast reliable service Ph. 886-9333  ���"* *"  Currency, loses value through  inflation, hence the smart people  exchange it for 'growth' money  (stocks). The more and faster it  is exchanged, the faster and  higher.goes the inflationary spiral.. In time, even the built in  stabilizers of U.E.I., O.A.P., and  Family Allowance can not keep  our money structure from toppling.  Our money is really a 'line of  credit.' This medium' of exchange  should never be considered as a  commodity to be bought and sold  It is a measuring device used  to assess the values of commodities and services. It is also a  vehicle to transport and store  such values in ' business transactions.  Being a measuring device, it  needs must be constant. The  amount of gold, silver or other  commodity should not have affect upon it. The ability of a nation to. produce* desirable goods  and services should determine  the amount of its- 'credit* line.'  Harold Hunter, Powell River.  PfflNXING  COAST   NEWS -  Ph. 886-2622  Suits tailored  In ynii r in en Nine  GUARANTEED TO FIT  PROMPT DELIVERY  Marine Men's Wear  lad. '���  'Ph. Gibsons 886-2116  In the grocery, the artichoke is';a vegetable. In the beauty world,  it's a new hairdo sweeping through the beauty shops. The little girl  shows what happens when you take a pony tail (left) to the salon and  come out with the latest style (right).  CLOSii  JULY 1st to 15th  Staff Holidays  PENINSULA CLEANERS  GIBSONS  REGULAR VALUE S3.95*  Sweater  69  Your Treasure Hunt  2 NUMBERS  GIBSONS VARIETIES  Treasure   Hunt   Numbers   Posted   In ( Most   Gibsons   Business   Places  Gibsons Merchants Present  THURSDAY, FRIDAY AND SATURDAY ONLY  TREASURE HUNT  SAVE THIS PAGE OF THE PAPER  You must have, it with you to redeem bargains  If you find your number, you are entitled to the bargain offered, by the store on this page  RULES:  1. YOU MUST! BE OVER 18 TO REDEEM BARGAINS  2. DO  NOT PHONE STORES  FOR NUMBERS  REGULAR VALUE 97^  10 lbs. Sugar   4'  5 NUMBERS  "Serving You With Savings"  KEN'S FOODLAND  GIBSONS  REGULAR VALUE $2.98  Blouse  9  3 NUMBERS  THRIFTEE DRESS SHOP  GIBSONS  "The Store of Personalized. Service"  REGULAR VALUE $8.25  MARSHALL-WELLS  BLUE   RIBBON  EXTERIOR WHITE PAINT  GALLON    ONLY   ���-������.-  19  2 NUMBERS  "The Store of Quality"  GIBSONS HARDWARE  REGULAR VALUE $6.95  Sportshirt  69  2 NUMBERS  "The  Home   of Prestige  Merchandise"  MARINE MEN'S WEAR LTD.  GIBSONS  REGULAR VALUE $9.39  Lazy Susan Tray 99  1 NUMBER  HOWE SOUND 5-10-15 STORE  GIBSONS  REGULAR VALUE $9.50  SHELL  LUBRICATION  &  OIL  CHANGE  FRONT WHEEL  PACK  (Including 'Seals)  / -  2 NUMBERS  95  GIBSONS SHELL SERVICE  REGULAR VALUE ��6.45  Thermos Picnic Jug 29  2 NUMBERS  JOHN WOOD ^lXcees&  'SUNSET STORE'  REGULAR VALUE 89��  REGULAR VALUE 60^  10 lbs. Flour  6C  Kodak Film      Qc  620                                                           ^^  3 NUMBERS  20 NUMBERS  CO-OP STORE  GIBSONS  LANG'S DRUG STORE  GIBSONS Y..Y\'yWe use    y  Ultra Sonic Sound Waves  to clean "your; watch  and jewelry        \  Chris' JeWelers  MAIL OR^  GIVEN PROMPT ATTENTION  Ph. 885-2151  Be kind to this year's visitors  By AL LLOYD  Be kind to visitors this summer. There are several ��� reasons  for this. Oneis that visitors are  nice (people, even though they  don't have the good fortune to  live in our area.  .Another reason is that we all  Same Night -r" Same Place ~" Same Time  GIANT  BINGO  GIBSONS SCHOOli HALL ��� 8 p. m. SHARP  BIG CASH PRIZES  Don't Miss First Game $10  SUNSHINE COAST WELFARE FUND  know there may be truth in the  rumor the fish have gone on  strike against getting caught ���  no doubt some minority or jurisdictional dispute ��� but they seem  to be making it stick. And we  all know that our local trees are  not growing as fast as we are  cutting them. All of which makes  the wood crop and fish crop not  too plentiful. "  We've all heard about the population explosion, it's here, now.  The fallout from the explosion  means visitors with money in  their hip pockets, ready to have  fun, get sunburnt, catch fish,  drink a little, shout a little and  generally relax. They are , prepared to spend a few bucks in  pursuit of relaxation, and that  spending is important to local  residents. It provides a living  for motel, restaurant, and boat  rental operators, extra jobs for  your sons and daughters when  they need them most, and, further, it brings a refreshing touch  of the outside, world into our  lives.  Residents enjoy certain facilities that are made possible by the  visitors, like launching ramps,  ready-mix outboard fuel, outboard parts, these you can use  because the tourist-dollar makes  them possible..  Strangely enough, some of us  resent visitors; perhaps because  they ask a lot of questions, perhaps because -they are loafing  and we are working, who knows:  but, honestly, 90% of them are  pleasant, interesting people, who  only want to. enjoy themselves  ��nd have taken the time and  trouble to come here to do it.  What if they don't know a starfish from a jellyfish? What do  you know about gophers, rattle  snakes, or*avocados? So why not  tell them of the, things you know;  you'll find theyyare good listeners, and have lots of information  that will interest you.  So be kind to this year's crop;  it's easier to smile than to snarl.  BACKHOE & LOADER  DIGGING  TRENCHING  LOADING  WALT   NYGREN    ���    Ph. 886-2350  Rebekah's recess  Arbutus Rebekah Lodge 76 of  Gibsons has recessed for the  summer ^months with . the announcement that the district deputy president, Mrs. Henrietta  Chamberlin is leaving Gibsons  to live in Kamloops. Mrs. Muriel  Livingstone has been appointed  to fill this vacancy. She has had  a lot of experience.  A visitor from Golden Star  Lodge, Nanton, Alta., was welcomed. She is Mrs. Delia Jones, a  sister of Mrs. Livingstone. The  R e b e k a h s recently attended  church parade to the* United  Church. The official lodge soloist, Mrs. Hilda Lee, a member of  the choir, wore the Rebekah col- ���  ors.  The noble grand, Mrs. Anne  Spencer is a patient in St. Mary's  Hospital.  DEALERS for  FIBREGLAS KITS  and MATERIAL  Fibreglas Steelcbte Epo-  Lux paint  Fibreglas Anti-fouling  paint  FAIRMiLE  BOAT WORKS LTD.  ROBERTS   CREEK ��� 886-7738  SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 46 (SECHELT)  REVENUE ASSETS  BALANCE SHEET  As at December 31, 1960  REVENUE LIABILITIES AND SURPLUS  Cash in Bank of Montreal ....................  Accounts receivable. .................  Prepaid  expenses  ...................  Recoverable from Capital Funds ...  ��� ��������������� i  ��� ���* ���������������*�����������������  ! CAPITAL ASSETS  Cash in Bank of Montreal ���  Debenture debt recoverable ......;..   Discount on sale of debentures  ...   Fixed assets, af cost;  Sites ���   ���������$   143,437.63  Buildings        .....��������� 1,312,633.81  Equipment     162,086,14  .$      3,633.11  568.20  9,217.19  .       30,793.61  S    44,212.11  8,626.44  26,000.00  17,076.80  1,618,157.58  $1,669,860.82  Accounts  payable  .........  Accrued' debenture interest  Deferred  revenue   Revenue Surplus ��� Schedule 1  ���*������������**(  ..$     22,636.21  5,342.80  39.00  16,194.10  $     44,212.11  CAPITAL LIABILITIES AND SURPLUS  Debenture debt ��� Schedule 2 ,��  744,000.00  Bank   loan       28,000.00  Owing to Revenue funds     ' 30,793.61  Capital surplus ��� Schedule 1     867,067.21  X  $1,669,860.82  x  SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 46 (SECHELT)  STATEMENT CF REVENUE AND EXPENDITURE  For the year ended December 31, 1960  REVENUE  Taxes:  ..Provincial Government  (rural  Village of Gibsons Landing ..  Village  of Sechelt      15,140.36  area) .$' 354,085.00        25,879.00  % 395,104.36  Government Grants:  Basic, capital and debt ..A... ������ ? 325,100.00  Department  of Health ^       3,530.00  Night  School ��� ��� ������  231.00  328,861.00  EXPENDITURE  Administration:  Salaries      ..' S 10,328.14  Office  expense .  3,309.87  Trustee   expense  4,553.46  General   expense  12,238.17  Instruction:  Teachers   salaries    $ 377,035.09  School clerical salaries   4,211.14  Other instructional  expenses     23,149.09  %   30,429.64  407,395.32  Miscellaneous:  Rentals ��� ��� ��� ��� ��� ��� * * '���''  Dental  Fees ��� ������������ ���' '���   Sundry   Night School feejs ���      1'!"'.:  Tuition  fees :...........  Excess of expenditure over revenue,,  carried to Schedule 1 ������������  2,111.65  843.09  324.32  700.00  5,390.56  26,846.23  Operation:  Janitors'   salaries   ..  Janitors'  supplies   ..  Light, power, water  Insurance         and   $ 40,450.67   '  4,476.18  fuel  26,347.41    7,746.14  79,020.40  Repairs and Maintenance-  Grounds ��� wages and supplies  $ 4,307.31  Buildings ��� wages and supplies   25,550.59  Equipment ��� wages and supplies   7,337.53  Sundry  3,852.62  Conveyance of Pupils:  Outside  contracts    $ 62,317.39  Other  conveyance   expense     1,010.97  41,048.05  63,328.36  Mrs. C. A.��Jackson, .Chairman  Anne Burns, Secretary-Treasurer  B. W. M. Bone, C.A., Auditor  Auxiliary Services:  Health   Board^ and lodging  Retarded children  .  9,426.12  200.00  200.00  Non-Operating Expenses:  Payments to other school boards  9,826.12  3,434.00  Debt Services:  Debenture    principal    $ 51,000.00  Debenture interest    *  31,946.11-  Debenture   discount     870.80  Bank   charges  1,218.61  Capital Account:  Expenditures on sites, buildings and equipment  $ 756,202.15  85,035.52  36,684.74  $ 756,202.15  Coast News, June 29, 1961.  Sechelt News  BY MRS. A.A. FRENCH  A pleasant surprise party  was held for Miss Marilyn  (Swanson on her 17th birthday.  Guests were Carole Moorhouse,  Caralee and Arlehe Johnson,  Phyliss Le Warne, Carole Mes-  sner, Gerry McKissock, Paulina  Liste, Valerie and Gail Swanson. The girls enjoyed a beach  party and weiner roast with, a  dance on the lawn at their  home .  Miss Maureen McKissock is  on a trip and will be flying to  ,the Palymia Peninsula. to visit  a pen pal. ���>    .  Rev. Ernest Jessop who will  be retiring as pastor of the  Baptist Bethel Church, and will  preach his last sermon to the  congregation on Sun., June 25.  Visiting Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd  . Turner for the weekend were  Mr. W. S. Keele of Nelson.  Mrs. Jack Tonkin, Lynda and  Lorraine and Mrs. Don Wood  with Sharon, Bruce and Debbie of New Westminster.  Mr. and Mrs. Dave Lucken  will be moving from Vernon  to Naniamo. Mr. Lucken who  is with the Bank of Montreal  has received his transfer to  this new location. He was with,  ���tlie bank in Sechelt.  Roberts Creek  By Mrs. M. Newman  Mrs. W. Bishop, Beach Ave.,  is back at her'dress shop in Sechelt, following a stay in hospital at Vancouver.  Local Cubs enjoyed a happy  beach party Saturday evening  with their leader, T. Fossett.  Hot dogs and other camp fare  disappeared at a great rate.  The Cummings' grounds on  Beach Avenue are receiving extra care these, brignt days as  they are being readied for the  Eastern Star garden party on  July 7.  From Vancouver and visiting  grandparents while their parents  are moving are Johnnie Boyte  at the Sid Boyte home, and Betsy  and David at the J. Gallifords.  Mr. and Mrs. Clement Ryan  and two children of Portland are  visiting the Sunshine Coast on  a two week camping trip.  Really now, isn't the most  curious thing in the world a  woman  who  isn't?  Printed Pattern  ��adLOiuL yatoL 3S"  ONESIZE  MEDIUM  |A*ifc��t  ONE YARD 35-inch fabric is  all you need for any of these  gay and thrifty gift or bazaar  hits! They're swift to sew and  fun to trim with embroidery,  eyelet icing, or bright binding.  Printed Pattern 9317: Misses'  Medium size only. Each apron:  1 yard 35-inch. Transfer.  Send FORTY CENTS (40c) in  coins (stamps cannot be accepted) for this pattern. Please  print plainly STZE. NAME, ADDRESS, STYLE  NUMBER.  Send your order to MARIAN  MARTIN care of the Coast  News, Pattern Dept.. 60 Front  St.  West, Toronto,  Ont.  100 FASHION FINDS���the  best, newest, most beautiful  Printed Patterns for Spring-  Summer, 1961 See thi m all in  our brnnd-^e*"' Color Catalog.  Send 35c now! 8       Coast News,. June 29, 1961.  ��� ��� ' ��� ���  We use  Ultra Sonic Sound Waves  to clean your watch  and jewelry-  Chris' Jewelers  . MAIL ORDERS  GIVEN PROMPT ATTENTION  gh^ Sechelt 885-2151  INSURANCE RATE CUT  Davis Bay property owners  are now paying lower fire insurance rates because of an improved water system for the  area.  The insurance rate will now be  the same as Selma Park. The  yssue was placed before the Prudential Fire Assurance Company Ltd., by Gordon and Kennett Ltd. The Canadian Underwriters association agreed to  the move with the_ result that  rates were ordered reduced.  SUM'S  SERVICE STATION  Sechelt Highway  Ph. 886-9662  Volkswagen  SALES & SERVICE  Repairs to all makes of cars  BASEBALL  CONNIE  MACK  There will be a game at 6 p.m.  Saturday on Elphinstone school  grounds as part of the July 1  celebration, so don't forget to  attend. The boys need the support and expect a good crowd  Gibsons Kiwanis Connie Macks  edged Pender Harbour 2-0 in a  close contest Sunday. John Lowden for Gibsons tired in the fifth  and Ricky Marsh kept the game  under control the rest of the way.  Garry Helmar went all the way  for Pender Harbour and helped  with a couple of good hits. Robin  McSavaney did all the damage ,  with a double and single.  LITTLE  LEAGUE  Team  Orioles  Raiders  Tyees  Firemen  Merchants  P  13  14  13  13  13  W  10  9  7  6  2  L  3  5  6  7  11  P ���  20  18  14  12  4  (2)  Gower Point Store  Owned and Operated  (pe&ipe lit. T&evteautt  Picnic Grounds available for family groups,  church organizations, clubs, etc.  Hamburgers - Hot Dogs  Chips - Sandwiches  Special attention given to take out orders  GOOD  PARKING FACILITIES  Phone 886-9629  Raiders  defeated Merchants.  Tyees defeated   Firemen.  Orioles   defeated  Tyees  Games to play  (Finals)  Sunday,  July  2,   2 p.m.  Orioles   vs.   Firemen   at   Wilson  Creek  Tyees vs. Merchants at "Gibsons  Wednesday, July 5  Orioles   vs.   Raiders  at   Roberts  Creek.  Firemen  vs. Merchants  at  Gibsons.  Playoff games to start Thurs.,  July 6: -  2nd team vs. 4th team.  3rd   team vs.  5th team  SAFETY  FIRST  Nothing like being in the right  place for first aid if it should  -be needed. A cat found its way  into Ben Lang's diuig store in  Sechelt and picked a soft spot  where wrapping paper is stored  under the check-out counter to  give birth to four kittens. Two  are grey and white and the other  two blue-grey and white.  E  &  M BOWLADROME  (By  ED   CONNOR j  The Goons of the Tuesday  League won team high three of  2S47 and the Sphtts the team high  single of 1072. ,. Y  Digit Kids   of the   Wednesday  League took team high three and  team   high  single  with  2503-996.  Tuesday League: Lottie Campbell 631  (241), Bill Morrison 670  (244),   Dot  Cartwright 271,  Evelyn   Shadwell   645   (258),   Howie  ; Shadwell 664  (245), Bill Radelet  811 (306, 252, 243), Winston Robinson  691   (237),   Rusty   Haynes  ,607, Bill Nimmo 607.  ���\ Wednesday:   Dave   Gregg   648  3(262), Helen Thorburn 770  (333),  |John LeGros 620.  Y.\ -SWIM^CLASSES  Pender Harbour PTA -will  again sponsor swim classes at  Garden Bay Lagoon starting July  3. There will also be. evening  classes for adults. The float old  er children use needs repairs  and anyone with four good.logs  needed to put it in-order should  phone   TU   3-2367.  Keep in a rut too , longhand  you'll dig your own gfaVe'r  NOTICE  Wigard's Shoe Store will be open all week  till further notice  We have a large supply of summer shoes  for ,all the family  Shoe accessories & purses  Phone calls appreciated  Wigard's Shoe Store  Phone 885-9345 ��� Sechelt  |   INSTALLATION CEREMONY  Public installation of Job's  Daughters will take place Sat.,  June 30 at 7:30 p.m; in Sechelt's  Elementary school auditorium  The public is invited for the  ceremony installing Anne Lang  as queen with her officers.  PENINSULA MOTOR PRODUCTS  (1957V   LTD.  WILSON CREEK  CeEV-POmCOLDS-MUXBiLL  for the Smartest  HATS ��� DRESSES -.COATS ��� SKIRTS  BLOUSES ��� CAR COAItS and KNIT WEAR  SMART SWIM SUITS  SHOP AT ... .  H. Bishop Ladies Wear  & Millinery  NEXT DOOR TO ANNE'S FLOWER  SHOP  SECHELT ��� Ph.  885-2002  Ladies' Wear is our ONLY business  Why go to Vancouver?  IT'S CHEAPER HERE  PAINTING & BODY REPAIRS  24 HOUR TOWING SERVICE  DAYS  Phones:  >-2111 ��� EVE. 885-2155 - 886-2693  WHO WILL BE QUEEN?  PAT SMITH  KAY   LOUDEN  MYRNA  INGLIS  DIANE FEIDLER  GIBSONS, B.C.  BIG PARADE 1:15 p.m.  from High School to Kinsmen Park  See t6e &iauMi9ty> &�� t6e  oecv  'TfCetntaict 2.uee*t  BUY A PROGRAM FOR 10c - YOU MAY WIN THE PRIZE  BE THERE FOR THE DRAWS AT S:30 p.m. ��� MANY PRIZES  SPORTS FOR ALL  HOT DOGS - HAMBURGERS - POP 01 GROW  PROGRAM PRIZE DRAWS  Square Dance 7 p.m.  CONNIE MACK BAIXGAME 6 p.m. ��� ELPHINSTONE GROUNDS;  WATCH FOR THE MYSTERY MAN

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