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 f    Be    On  '���; ? Just Fine Food  DANNY'S  Phone Gibsons 14$  ���>.- !-������., ./���  MS  amwsMra  iBtes  SERVING THE GROWING SUNSHINE COAST   '  Published in Gibsons, B.C. Vol untie 12, Number 6, February  6, 1958.  CHIMNEY & OIL STOVES  SERVICED  GIBSONS 177K  .'.--���������>.���  Building of a section??Pf -?a  retaining wall on the west side,  of Marine Drive is "expected  to be done this year'' according  to?a lette^?f^m iE.S. Jones^ deputy minister, qt.voa^:aty^ifir.  tpriai ?tb? the "V^lage, Cpnniiis-  siori. ��� ?:' ;';?v-v 'y '--'.\yyy./:.i\yy:'y.  The letter was read at Tuesday night's meeting of the Gibsons Commisiori. Continuing,  the   letter stated -the - matter  Start work  on  Fair  Sunshine Coast Fall Fair of-,  fi#Ud#,are���har1d, at 'wojrhjvnow  preparing foi>the- Gent ennial-  Fair which will take place Aug  15 and 16. Convenors .for- the  various divisions of the>exhib-  its chosen were:  FruMs and/vegetables, Mrs.  J. Fitchett and Mrs. M. Huh-  tala. ' ������' .  Needlework, Mrs. N.-Haley.  Handicrafts and' Weaving,  Mrs. V. Rooks. .  s senior,  and s-  Models, junior  Ernest Lo^, ���  Open-> and  4-H poultry, Ed  Smith.  Livestock,   R.   Rhodes   and  wouM remj&ih irt abeyance until a complied survey is made  which includes a by-pass?to; the  Langdale'ferry landing ^'which  we hope to be able to dp iri the  s near future when personnel becomes^available    to   <=db   the  work:";      ?;;?'-���"������'������...'"'       '���/���'.  A lengthy ;? discussion' relate  ing to ^chelt-Gibsohs Municipal airport- and" methods of financing resulted kfj?om presen  tatioii of a $1,000 * budget' by  airport officials. The' budget  was presented with the idea of  receiving a grant from both  village commissions. The corn-  emission requested the airport  present an itemized budget.  Accounts   totalling    $969.27,  were   ordered   paid,   $411.40 *  for  general   expense,  $330.89'  for insurance and* fire protection^ ,$120.46, for 'street lights  and $106.52 for water.  A building permit for a  $2,000 26x20 ft. two room,  one storey home was granted  Ellen Marshall of Gibsons on  Lots 13 and 14, Blocks 1, subdivision K andL, District Lot  686!  The commission voted $20  for the Kinsmen Club Polio  Fund.  Fred Holland was hired at  $3,200 a year as general maintenance ' man for the village.  He will be doing various work  in the village for which the vil-  .   ;'B'.C; iElectric dhhoutfCes ^rwo*  power ? out^ge^   ^  area'bntne JSunsh^  Sunday arid Monday. ? ??? ^ ?  .   On. 'Sunday from 8.30  a.m.  to -11 a.m? power will be* off  ,frpm. Jackson,.,-' I^gging; rbady ?  'Wilson.'Crfeek^  to  Hall? Road,  .Roberts' Crieek,  taking in ^El-';  phinstpne   Road,   Beach Ave-V:  arid the ?L6wer Road to Orange -  road??'?,';.. . ??'". ���?���-.'.-.��� ??;-   -??:���?'";'?'?'  ��� Monday's   outage    will? be  Eroni jWest of JDahny'^; pining  Room ?on Sechelt Hignwrajr?,?to  Orange Rp��d> mciuding^Gower.  Point ^Rpad^ Pr&tt Md(ReicL  road arid thVLpysrer, road to  arid including Orange road.  Ler^ Coates  Refreshments,   Mrs. E. fPik/ lage now has to pay over the  ling* .*u��  Raffles and games, J. Fitchett and W. Haley.  Pet parade, Norman Sergeant.  Transportation, R. Rhodes  and Roy Malyea.  Publicity, Mrs. M. LeFeuvre.  Harris back  to speak again  Ralph Harris, public relations official for the All Can-',  ada Insurance Federation, will  be guest speaker at a special  Kiwanis dinner meeting, at  Danny's Dining Ropm,^ 7 p.m.,  Feb. 11. Mr. Harris comes from  the head office in. Montreal,  and will speak on a topic of  utmost importance ,to insurance men and anyone' carrying insurance. A limited number of reservations are available. Phone Danny Smith. Mr.  Harris spoke to Kiwanis this  time last year and created a  favorable impression.  The long awaited bowling  game -between four teams of  Kiwanians is scheduled for  Wednesday evening, Feb. 12.  Glyn Davies and his Wild Cats  are favored 10 to 1 to win..  This challenge game will see  bowling at it should be.  year.  Gibsons public library was *  granted $300 as a donation  which it is expected will be  equaled by the provincial library department. The matter  of future growth of the library ,  and building' was discussed but  the problem was left open to  await further development.  The   commission   gave   the,  OK to the fire department for  "the   purchase" of   a"  'baitterT  charger and night light  costing" $29.81.  A suggestion Sechelt Motor  Transport offered the "commission ' that Farnham's Taxi of-  ,fice_,be used/as a bus stop shelter did not meet with approval.  The clerk was instructed to  inform SMT the shelter should  be erected at the Vancouver  bound bus stop as previously  intimated  to  the  commission.  '.Qnexway the; library ?board  could get' alarger attendance  at its annual m^etings?.^  appoint riiore;.riiempers to; the ���  library ^bo^rdv This "suggestion  was"-riiadfe;at ^ ,  ing- o& Gibsons' Lmrai;y ;bbard.-  wfieri-nine of the'board attend-?  ed along with; !��iv^i riori-riiem-  bers?   ���-. ���";;;"v" :>- "':'':':':y;ijy []'.; ?;.';:'?  r#ck. McKibbin, chairman of  the board, presided. Reg Ad-  airis   presented Jfche^ firiiancial?  cprrie,;;'?';j^pl^diri8:'',! grants; -and?  report: which showed'that indues totalled $1397.15, During  the year $546.24 w^s spent?on  books arid $251 on':'' riiairiteri-  ance which, left a balance of  $599.91. Adult books purehas-;  ed cost $267.39 and juvenile  ���books $278.85.^^?  ?; The board of last year was  re-elected with -more added to  the   present . nine',  making   a  board of 11. They include Mr.;  and Mrs. McKibbin; Miss Jar-  Over $2,qp0 has been raised  by?:the  Marching, Mothers iri  tbe Gibsons;.and Sechelt areas  nicking the province wide campaign for the B.C. Child Care  arid Polio Fund a success. Campaign chairman 3U1 Laing and  publicity chairman J��e Bour-  que together, with all Kinsmen  club members were very pleas-  ed]!wi|h the excellent cp-opera-  tipri   they   received   from   all  iriarching mothers? -' :���  ?.The Kirismeri express appreciation also to those mothers  whp,-   .al^bpugh?    filling?? to  march, were : unable: tp do; so  -bemuse   of previous   commit- i  ?mepts.- ?.   - ..: ...:. --...������'���;  SCne Kinsmen Club of Gibsons and District express their  appreciation tp all who contributed so generously? "to the  B;C. Child Care arid Polio  Fund. The icarirpaigri ���was- a  good success, Roy ;Finiay, the  president saidUowing" to the  hundreds ; of aonationss received-'from local citizens as well  as^ those from other areas on :  th^ Peninsula.    v^      .  $It was? gratifying tp know," '  he ? Said, ���'that so many people  iriTthis area realized the. importance of ��� the campaign to  help thousands of ?B;C. chilr^  dren to health and happiness."'  He also meritioried:; that trie ff*  nancial assistance given by the  people of Gibsons and_ district  will~enabTe the Kinsmen Club'  to carry on this worthwhile  �� cause.  When the mothers marched  in Sechelt for the Polio and-  Chiid Care Drive, they did so  with cheery smiles, and goodwill which resulted -in a totai  of about $700, with Clowholm  arid Pender Harbour jionations  not actually ,r counted as yet  The teritative total pleased the  CONCERT FRIDAY  All is ready foe Friday  night's musical event of the  year for-this area when Stecher and Horowitz, a two-piano  team fill their erigageinerit under Overture Concert auspices.  The duo, playing on pianos  they bring witb tneiri, tffiLl perform in Elphinstone High  school commencing at 8 p.m.  Melvin Stecher and N��rman  Horowitz are both; above all  else, professional, musicians,  craftsmen, whp'se technique has  been called" "stunning'' and  uc61pssai,'' personalities who  project : "iridescence," "eloquence,", .and "robust spirit."  They like their work, and their  audiences know it. /  Sechelt Kinsmen. .,/,,  George Page, of Porpoise  Bay, and his wife, invited the  collectors'to their home for refreshments after the busy day.,  Mr. Page was chairman of the  Polio and Child Care Committee.  In an area so widely spread, ;  Mr. Page feels that some peo-  pie might have been missed,  and invites them to contact  any of the Kinsirieh.  f The kirisrrien thank the following Marching .Mothers:  : Sechelt: The Mrs. A. FbXiR. ���  Johnson, R. Erickson, R. Cumberland, R. Clarke, J. Lums-  deri, B. Morrison. P. Deleen-  heer,- B. t*awsoh, J. Hicks, S.  V/aters, N. Hansen.  .'; . Selma Park: The Mrs. B. Duval, B. How, V. Beck, R.  WJvyte. .  Davis   Bay:   The   Mrs.    M.  King, T. Ritchie, J. Hodgson.  Wilson Creek:  The Mrs. S.  Tyson arid G. Kraft\  r    ,   .  Also   all   those   in   Pender  Harbour.  Egmont:   The   Mrs.   G.S.  '  Clarke, E.  Heally,  Doris Dis-;  ney,   H.  Jeffries,   L.   Durilap,  Mrs. Dalton.  Halfihob'ri Bay: The'Mrs. R.  Doyle and H. Hansen?  The Kinsmen voted a special  thanks to Jim. Hodgson, 'March- ,  ing   Mother'    for    Cibwhblrri  FallsV" '" :: .y":        '-.������.;���������-'���-���'.  reception good  ?Latest reports from the UB.C  Development Fund .headquarters show a p.p. r p x i hi a t e 1 y  $5?000,000 has been collected,  or| 67%   of the  objective, of  $7|500;000. Fund-off icials haye  expressed   piet^iure  with , re.  sujits so? far:; but have; warned ,  th^t efforts, rnusi riot be siack-  ened if, the. i^mairiing $2;500,-  able interest in the fund. On  numerous���;.. pccasipns_ when officials have spoken to groupsV  individuals have come forward  to sign pledges. and have offer-  ed,t�� canvas their own areas.  However there? is a danger  that all those whP wish to do-  ;.;;i;Oi  v&W^yMpbie;^Mrs.? Wilspn,^; OQOiiis to"be realized.  Committee  spot  Pender Harbour Centennial  Committee at its' meeting on  Feb. 3, moved to assess each  adult in the Pender Harbour  $708 per capita matched grant  area $1 per adult to raise the  required by the Central Centennial Committee. The committee will call on all residents of the area before the  end of February to colect.  Due to change in policy of  the Victoria Centennial Committee requiring a bank statement for the total sum rather  than signed commitments for  cash or labor the Centennial.,  project has had a serious, set  back. ..;?":���"'. .i-..      ''?.-'_'  However, -'.the- committee." is  rriost anxious to;.proceed with  the development of a public  park site on the Community  Club grounds at ;Madeira Park,  held in B.C. Electric pffices.. a^nd requests . all residents ?to  The meeting, was "told,^brisi&. ? make a point of co-operating  erable electrical work was be- with the canvassers.���,, ;  ing dbne in the_ area:by unli- ��� "; ������-������������- ?���-'������  cenced electricians arid that in : f^TT A ' <   ��� J       ���'��'  event of  a fire bemir;oaused. W" I /\   OT^Si^^TtXi  from faulty wiring there would    i ?-y ,    :;  .  be  no   insurance  s^urity.= It^^   V       ...:^i'i.   ld:'L.-;^L.-.  was   also   explained:t^atper^    I O    VlSlt   VjlDSOnS  sons doin^ electrical work ahd-  not holding a licerisew-)were li-1  able to a court fine.     ?-. ?  Electrical men  in organization  Electrical contractors of the  Sunshine 'Coast havev formed  the Sunshine Coast Electrical  Contractors association with  meetings to be held twice ;a  month. Next meeting will baY  Feb. 13, r7:45 p.m,  Terry Alwyn was chairman  of   the   organization * mbeting?  Mrs."'Propp, Mrs. ft? Emerson',  Mrs. Chamiberlip, Mr. Adams,  Mrs. Burns and'Mr. Potter. A  12th: rriember, if necessary, can  be named; /  "Mr. McKibbin signified, his  intention 'of retiring as chairman and urged the board to  select a new chairman for the  year? in order to spread the  work among a" wider number  of people. The' chairman will  be chosen at the next board  meeting.- ,    5     ' ?'���' -..'?'��?. T  The meeting decided to? in-  seal fluorescent lighting to get  the best- possible' light in the  library. .  Mr. McKibbin announced  with regret the retirement of  Miss Jar vis as official ��� custodian after many year.g' of faithful; service. She was thanked  by Mr. McKibbin for her? demoted, service.   ;  Juvenile book circulation  showed an increase of 13 percent, raising the percentage to  30 percent of total circulation.  Work of Mrs. McKibbin and  Mrs. Chamberlin in the story  hour periods drew, considerable praise.  0ri ? %e? "/Sunsliirie " Coast,-  $li667. has been collected in  pledges or donations. Community totals: are ;as follows: Port  Mellon^' $440; ? Gibsons. $362;  Sechelt, $265; Pender Harbour  $600. Further donations are in  the canvassers' hands in all  communities.  Sunshine  Coajst   fund   officials haye   reported   consider-  Employees of Canadian  Forest Products Port Mei-  lon mill returned to work  Tuesday noon as the result  of the settling of the  strike issues.  Mill management expects the mill to be in full  production sometime  Thursday.  nate may not be contacted. If  you wish to have more information coricernirig trie fririd,  or wish to (donate, fill iri the  coupon below arid mail* it to  Mr. L. HempsaU, Box 128, Port  Mellon, and a  canvasser  will  ��� call?" _      ,':. .:.,.,  Donations can? be pledged  and paid for over the next five  years; The provincial government will match every dollar  ~ pledge^ - during^ the -campaigns-  Mr. L. HempsaU, .  Box 128,  Port Mellon  I anv interested in the UBC  Development Fund campaign.^  Please have  canvasser  call.  Name  ? _ '_������_______���   Address     _*____'���_ - _ _ _ ��� - -  Phone    ____-^ '^___j.-_.  Guides^ Brownies in ceresnooy  Under government regulation electricians, must p^ss^ a  stiff exam before a licence is  granted. T.A. Seymour was appointed association secretary.  Meetings will also discuss common problems of electricians.  ON  COMMIITEES/  The legislattur'e? has appointed  Tony     Gargraye, M.L.A.  to two  select standing committees. The  Committees   were    forestry and  fisheries and social welfare and .  education. The comm'.ttees stiMy  matters referred to them by the  legislature. They may not1 initiate '  masters not referred' to them:   f  Mrs: W.V. McDonald, pro-  vkicial president of B.C. PTA's  will speak on ,"The PTA looks'  at Education,", next Monday  night at 8 p.m. in the School  Hall.  Large attendances recently,  at Gibsons TA meetings has  created cpnsiderable interest in  PTA work and. it is expected  /-there will be a large audience  from various Parts pf the Sunshine Cbastx at this meeting.  .Skis   popuiap  Y'Elphinstone ' Ski Clup, nbt  yet a year old, is drawing people all.the way from (Pender  Harbour for weekend sports  on the slopes of -Mount] Elphinstone. ? '       - ���,;??;        ":i-..     : i '*\  This' last ?weekerid saw. people %qm ?Pprt IVIelloh, Gibsons,  Rpberts Creek, Sechelt ' and  Pender Harbour on the new  ski run. The young fry used  aluminum saucers, older ones,"  sleds and 'the others, skis.  Cars *can travel more- than  three-quarters of the distance  to the area as the ro^d is cl^ar  of snpw but the snow near the  ski cabin is still quite deep.  s A meeting of the club will  be held Tnurs., Feb. 13 at 8  p.m. in the .Public Health office' in Gibsons;       ���  The Flying? Up ?and enrolment of Gibsons Guides arid  Brownies took place in the  'School' iHall, Tuesday* Jan. 28  at 8 p.m. .."'?..  Guests were welcomed by  Brownie Diane Hopkins, after  which the. Guides went into  Horseshoe formation in preparation for the Flying Up ceremony. ? .  Brownies who flew up were  Rhonda Watson, Pat Wood,  Karen Porter, Carol Holden,  Lynn Stenner and Sharon Mc-  ;Ca|tiiey.; The colors were  marched -on by Sylvia Wilson,  Carol Brown and Barbara Ol-  sen. ���  Enrolment of Guides followed. They were Arlene Sharp,  Nancy Leslie, Charlotte Whyte  Sandra  Tesky,  Beverly  Both-  well,  Teresa Levens,   Barbara  Cook and Maureen O'Hara.  Mrs: Sergant presented one  ye&r ��� Service stars to Marion  Brown, Janet Kruse and Patty  Smith. Three year Service  stars were awarded to Linda  Christiansen and Barbara Ol-  sen. Sylvia" Wilson, the new  company leader, received the  flag from Mrs. W.H. Haley,  past president of the Howe  Sound Women's Institute/The  new flag, donated by the Women's Institute, has a golden  trefoil on' a navy blue background and is the emblem of  Guides aij over the world. It  is flown at all international  gatherings of Guides and  Scouts. -  Sylvia Wilson was presented  with.a souvenir handkerchief  which was brought back from  World Camp in Windsor, Eng  land, in 1957 by Carmen Robinson.  The Brownie good deed for  ���the day\vas to honor Mrs. Metcalfe and Mrs. Cbrlett with a  gift for their 31 years'service  to the Women's Institute. Unfortunately both ladies wjere  not present on account" of illness.  Mrs. Morris, also a member  of the Women's Institute, who  was a guest of the Brownies,  was extended the grand howl  and presented with a gift. Mrs.  Morris is credited with starting the first Brownie pack in  Gibsons in 1935.  . Guides and Brownies participated in a campfire sing song  followed by prayer by Mrs. La-  bonte. The Brownies' goodnight and Taps ended the colorful ceremony. Refreshments  were served.  12 trojom desire y our is  , BINGO NIGHT  The _$45 dppr prize was  claimed last week in the Bingo contest at the School Hall.  This ? week, Thursday night,  same place and time, the $50  fpurrcprher<. prize will be the  miajor attraction..  TOURIST MEETING    ?  A'general meeting to discuss  a^proposed .constitution and by-  day. ^J :p.m', by the Sunshine  laws will be. held here Sun-  Coast Tourist association. Mem  bers from Powell River to Port  Mellon will attend this .meeting. C.H. Cook, Powell River,  is president a*nd district directors are William McAfee for  Sechelt, Len Larson for Pen-  Gibsons, Mrs. C.H. Duncan for  der Harbour and Bruce W,  Smith for Powell River.  Elleven high school students  arid their leader, Mrs. Cloe  Day are the trojaris getting out  the: only Centennial year book  to be'. availajale on the Sunsliine  Coast. Thife book is Elphinstone  High School annual and it has  been expanded into a Centennial Year project with historical stories and pictures added  -to the uspal school annual ma-  terial:?-^ "???; ?."���������'.;  Ihje; heavy amount of work  is rapidly approaching the  deadline and by Feb. 15 all  orders ��� for the book must? have  been placed. To help the' sale  some of the students have been  out canvassing but there are  still many people to be reached and their best rhethod will  be to contact the * high' school  office and leave their names.  The /Work for', the dozen, people involved in this project is  heavy and comes on top of  heavy school duties both of the  students and of- the leader who  is also sponsoring ,the school  paper as well as teaching duties.  At time of reporting only  232 students out of 412 have  placed orders' for the book.  There is the possibility, if the  print happens to sell out quicker than expected that many  students will be left without  their annual unless they place  their order now, the committee  reveals. _     ���   t ���  Printing costs money arid if  the committee sees it is liable  to have only so much money  for so many books that is. all  that will be ordered. That is  why students \md others are  urged to get their order placed  before and not later than-Feb��-  15.?. .'-'.',    ���';  At the last meeting of the  Library Board the purchase of  a copy was discussed to become-  part of the library's reference,  department. The book, iri the  eyes of librarians, not only in  Gibsons, but at many points in  British Columbia, will be art  historical asset.  In the. event anyone has  failed to clip previous coupons  to enable them to get a copy of  the book the coupon is repeated; below for their special benefit.-     , .  Please order me a copy of the Centennial Yearbook,  a pictorial history of the Sunshine Coast. I enclose  (cheque, money order, cash) to the amount of $3 which  I understand pays for my book and entitles me to one  ticke* on the draw for a Portable T.V. set I should like  my book and the T.V., if I win it,'mailed or delivered to:  NAME      ADDRESS -  PHONE No. 2    Coast News, Feb. 6, 1958.  W&Z <��00��t'$feU)S'  An ABC Weekly  Published by Sechelt Peninsula News Ltd.,  every Thursday, at Gibsons, B.C.  Box 128, Gibsons, B.C., Phone 45Q  FRED CRUICE, Editor and Publisher  0 Member B.C. Weekly Newspapers Advertising Bureau  !   . .     Vancouver office, 508 Hornby St., Phone MArine 4742   -y  Member Canadian Weekly Newspapers Association  and the B.C. division of C.W.N.A.  Authorized Second Class Mail, Post Office Department, Ottawa.  Rates of Subscription: 12 mos., 2.50; 6 mos., $1.50; 3 mos., $1.00  United States and Foreign, $3.00 per year. 5c per copy.  Cause for thanks  If there is anyone thankful the strike of pulp workers  is over it will be the women of the Sunshine Coast area and  particularly those whose families were involved directly in the  strike.  Les HempsaU in delivering a Toast to the Ladies at the  Burns Night dinner Saturday in Port Mellon might have been  jesting in his remarks but we shall leave it to the reader to discover whether the truth of it is greater than the jest. Here is a  quote from what he said, in loose rhyme:  They have no 40-hour week, no seniority clause,  No night shift differential, no contract, no laws,  Not even Art Lockwood to voice their demands;  They must sit in bored silence when we issue commands.  .They're the salt of the earth. Men, I ask you to rise,  Raise your glasses and gaze in their eyes. .....  Further comment by any editor would be a waste of words  Some day a Bill of Rights may give wives the right to participate in a strike vote.  eaitor  Gibsons items  BY MJtS. J.W. DUNCAN  Mrs. C.A. Chamberlin has  returned from Vancouver  where she spent several weeks  at Athlone School supervising  70 boys while the staff were  on vacation.  Mr. and Mrs. R. McNab are  home after a two month vacation.  Mrs. Potter arid Kathie who  have been visiting in Calgary  have returned home.  Mrs. R. Alsager and family  are back after a lengthy stay  in town.  Rain failed to dampen the  spirits of the Headlands Service Club when they held their  once a month coffee break in  the United Church Hall, Jan.  30. The kitchen was under  water, but members of the club  took their turn keeping the water swept away while others  served coffee and cake.  All proceeds were in aid of  the Centennial Fund.  Mr. and Mrs. Fred Crow-  hurst    have    returned     after  spending��a  short   holiday   at  Thorhild, Alta.  A Royal Canadian School of  Signals Men's Mess card was  picked . up in Gibsons and  turned in to the Coast News office.  Roberts Creek  By Mrs. M. Newman  Mrs. J. Ward is on leave  from the hospital and is spending a few weeks here repairing  and refurbishing her home. 0  Spending,three weeks with  her parents, Mr. and Mrs. R.  Johnson, Beach Ave., is Miss  Jackie Johnson, ..of, Watch  Blake Lodge, 70-Mile House.  She will visit her sister in  Kamlobps before returning to  the Lodge.  "/.'.;..  *���','.?..��.  Miss Joan MacKenzie spent  the weekend at her parents'  home here.  Mrs. A. Heath has sold her  home and moved to her other  property on the Lower Road?  Mrs. R. Hughes has returned  to her home following surgery  in Vancouver. Although making good progress she will be  convalescent for some time.  a  Naturally It's Gas"  Rockgas Propane  heats this 800  ^     sq.   ft.   home   for   $93   per   year  . _ w - on the Peninsula.  KOCKXJQS        (Cooking and water heating $6 per month).t ���  i  ...Edi'^br: During the past few  weeks a great deal of publicity  has been devoted to a professional man called a naturopath  or in proper terminology, a  naturopathic.-. physician. Certain statements have, /been  made relative to his training,  his qualifications and his professional integrity.  To prevent any misinformation on the subject which  would be most misleading to  the public, the Association of  Naturopathic     Physicians     of  ^British Columbia submits the  following statement: ���  1 "A naturopathic physician  in. British Columbia is properly trained and duly qualified  to practise naturopathy as required by the- laws of British  Columbia. He is required to  complete two years of liberal  arts in a university, such; as the  University of British Columbia  to" take a residence course of  not less than four years of nine  months each ��at a Naturopathic  college* ���which has been accredited by the board of supervision, to serve an internship in  the public clinics of the college; to successfully pass?with  a minimum 75 % average"a full  week's examination under the  supervision of the University  of British Columbia, ^before he  is eligible for registration and  legal right to practise in B.C.  "A naturopathic physician,  by philosophy and by law,  practises those fields of preventive arid theraputic healing which are 'natural.'.These  fields include the use of the  following:  1. Plant life ��� both in the  ���ield of nutrition and herbblo-  gy-  ��� "''  2. Body mechanics, which  includes remedial exercises,  posture, spinal and other manipulations. "  3. Physical agents such as  physiotherapy. ;  4. Remedial psychology such  as psycho-somatics and counselling. v  ".The naturopathic physician  is not adverse to, nor does he  condemn the, methods of treatment; ��f the other healing arts,  rather he recognizes there is a  place for each of the healing  professions .and his freqv|ent  referrals testify "to -his evaluation of them. The naturopathic  physician believes the public  should not be restricted exclusively to any one. branch of the  healing arts.  "Naturopathy, as an exact  science, takes its place with  the other healing, arts in properly accepting its responsibility in the treatment of disease."'  ?' !     Robert D. Wright N.��).  Naturopathic Physician  Gibsons, B.C.  Yes, you CAN end the misery of cold floor discomforts,  quickly, easily, economically. ^  The Payne Panelair gives more even heating-keeps  floors warmer, ceilings cooler. Because it delivers forced  air heat at floor level.  Can be placed against a wall or fully recessed. Fully  automatic. Low first cost, low operating cost..'. users  report gas savings up to 20%. Safety veined, of course.  flans/mr by��im$i��&  ��� the greatest name in heating  CALL TODAY ��� EASY TERMS  Police Court  In, Magistrate Johnston's  Court," Alfred August, Sechelt,  was fined $10 - and costs for  operating a car - not equipped  with a muffler.  John Barker, Sechelt, was  fined $25 for failing to submit  a 1956 income tax return.  Stephen Littlejohn, Gibsons,  was fined $50 and costs for  creating a disturbance in West  Sechelt.  Roy Deller, Gibsons, was  fined $15 and costs for operating a load of logs without a red  flag attached to the rear.  Ronald   Joe,    Sechelt,   was  found  guilty  of driving without due care and attention in  connection   with - an  accident, .  Aug.   31,   1957,   near   Garden.  Bay Lake in which a passenger  in defendant's car was drowned when the car ended up in  10 feet of water. Mr. Joe was  sentenced to 60 days imprisonment and on a second charge���  of   driving while   his   licence  was suspended, was sentenced  to a concurrent 30 days.  A juvenile from Vancouver  was fined for speeding'- near  Porpoise Bay. He was given a  stern warning by the Magistrate.  Terrence Nickerson, West  Sechelt, and W.R. Morrison,  Porpoise Bay, were fined $10  each and costs for trespassing  on the Sechelt Reserve.  John Murray, Sechelt, was  fined $25 for speeding.  I, and S Transfer, Gibsons,  was fined $10 for operating a  truck with a load in excess of  50 feet, without a permit.  William Douglas, John Mc-  Knight, of Lasqueti Island, .  were fined $100 each for prowl  ing at night on the John Haddock property at Pender Harbour.  Article 4  It was 192?] ,the first taxi  operated in -Sechelt. Frank  French purchased a Nash and  did considerable business. Mr.  French lived in. Sechelt since  1904.' He joined the forces in.  the First War arid went. overseas, bringing back,,with him  as a war bride Alice French.  Mrs. Jack Wbod was also a war  bride ?ahd still lives ..in.'?the.?  West End? Her. husband Jack  Woods is an old time resident?,  of Sechelt. '"'        ,     .  Miss Amelia James arrived  in. Sechelt in 1911. She was  housekeeper for the Whitakers  at Beach House and also worked in the Hotel with Mrs, George Phillips known in those  days as Miss'Porte. W.J. Martin  (Joe) did most of the hauling  with his Galloping Goose truck*  so named^by Mr. Butterfield,  columnist of the Daily Province Who said the truck seemed to jump over the terrible  ruts in the roads just like a  goose.  Poor old Joe. He worked  hard?fori very little in those  days but was always ready to  do anything for the residents:  He supplied inost of the vegetables, fruits and fire wood  (no oil burners then). Firewood  was used exclusively for heat.  There were three autos in  those days. The; Union S.S. had  a model T Ford, Frank French  had an old Nash and the writ-  er. had a Model A Ford.  The roads were terrible and  it was a real hardship to go tp  Gibsons. There was no road  to Pender Harbour, good or  bad, so our trips consisted of  Roberts Creek or. Gibsons  Landing. What a change fn the  Penisula now. I believe there  are over 700 cars in the district  and the roads all blacktopped  arid a pleasure to drive over.  Even with the bad roads  we  never -missed  a . dance  at  Roberts Creek or Gibsons  Landing. The dances usually  were held in the one room  school house with violin and  accordion as an orchestra.  They, were pleasant, days and  everyone knew-each other.        j  One policeman (Provincial)  served the whole district from  Seaside Park to Lasqueti Island; Constable Sutherland, later Sergeant. He was a good  friend,- and was sure missed  when he left for pyerseas in  the second war. He also served  in the first war and had the.  D.S.O., M.C. and bar. His regiment was the Argyle and Suth��  erland Highlanders. Doug Suthr'.  erland helped everyone and it  was O.K. if you had no auto  licence. I don't think anyone  who owned a car toolt, out a  licence until about September  in each year. Doug would say  that's O-K. I'll not look when  I see your car. What a pal. Sgt.  Sutherland died soon after he  came back from overseas in  the second war. Overseas he  rose to the rank of Major.  During the winter the Union  Steamships ran four steamers  a week to Sechelt arid three to  Vancouver. During the sum-;  mer a steamer sailed every  day to and from Vancouver.  Friday night was daddy's boat  when all the. daddys came up  with the bacon, etc., and it  was lots of fun on the Sechelt  wharf   hearing   all   the   kids  Guaranteed  Watch &  Jewelry Repairs  shouting "Hello Daddy, did  you bring this and that." etc.  The store would be lighted  up on Fridays and a dance going on in the dance hall which^  is now the movie theatre.  HIGHWAY REPORT  The following highway report  on the Mackenzie district was  presented 'to the Legislature on  Jan; 27 for the fiscal year ending March 31,  Ordinary district expenditure  for the year was $1,006,80&;  bridge; and ferry landing construction $60,681;" road construction $13,000; road surfacing $2r  928,431 for a total of $1,373,330.  The previous year's expenditures  were $1,147,357.      :  Robert D. Wright, N.D.  NATUROPATHIC     PHYSICIAM  Graduate of     ,  California Chiropractic College  MON., WED.�� FRI���1 io 5 p.m.  or by-appointmerit  PHONE 172-W -- GIBSONS  '    . '        -       '   -   -      ���'���*���:���     , f  Wanted to Buy  LOGS   or   STANDING  PILING and CEDAR  Chi  ins' Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention:  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  Bill  Commo  1593 Westover Rd., North Van.  Ph. York 8985  or Write;Coast News -������ Bbi 500  ^mih'vmiLim/  ROOM OR TWO?  v. .    v*-^  ;���-> - ���; <*c  .*���>*  If you need more room for the children, more  all-roundaconvenience for everybody in the  home, a spare room for visitors ... or if yo'u?  simply need more space for relaxation, don't  let a shortage of ready cash stop you from  going ahead with building plans now.   s  You can build an extra room in the attic or  enlarge your house with a B of M Home  Improvement Loan. HIL's are inexpensive ���  interest at only 6% per annum ���- and you  can pay back your loan in  easy monthly instalments.  Why not talk over your  home improvement plans  with your nearest B of M ���  manager. If your proposition  is sound, there's money for  you at the B of M.  ./  REMEMBER  Wintertime  is the best time  for indoor home  improvements.  Workmen are  more readily.,  available and .  prices are  ofttn lower.  ���Ash for your copy of  Dtir folder .���. . free.  ������"  at any branch,  Bank, of Montreal  GIBSONS HARDWARE  Gibsons, B.C.  C & S SALES  Sechelt  A.A.'LLOYtf  Pender  Harbour  Mosquitoes are the principal  carriers of equine sleeping  sickness.  WORKING  ..    Gibsons Eraneh:  EDWARD  HENNIKER,  Manager  i ���        ���   ��� ������-'.���  Sechelt   Branch: DONALD   McNAB,  Manager  Fort Mellon (Sub-Agency): Open^on ���  Canadian Forest Product1! Ltd. semi-monthly paydavs  WITH    CANADIANS    IN     EVERY    WALK   OF   LIFE    SINCE    1817 15 words for 55 cents plus  three cents a word over 15. This  includes   name   and   address.  Cards of Thanks, Engagements.  In Memoriams and Births - up  to 50 words $1.00 per insertion  3c per word over 50..  Consecutive rates available.  Classified display ��� 77c per  column inch.   ������".-.  Cash with order. A charge of  10 cents is made for billing.  Classified   advertisements   accepted up to 5 p.m. Tuesdays.  Legals -��� 17 cents per count.  line   for ������"������firstv insertion. . 13  cents per count line for each  consecutive insertion.  COMING EVENTS  Feb. 13, Ski Club will meet at  Public Health office, 8 p.m.  '������"p>"     1-6-c  Feb. 14, Sti Bartholomew's W.  A. Valentine Tea and home  cooking sale in the United  Church Hall from 2 to 4 p.m.  ..���.-"..'���. '?'���, 2-6-c  Feb. 17, B.C. Electric Night.  Pender Harbour area, Monday  Feb. 17, 8 p.m. Madeira Park  Community Hall. Films, enter-  , tainment, refreshments.,., Come  one, come all. FREE.  CARD OF THANKS  I wish to express my sincere  thanks to   all- those?who  so  kindly assisted me in my recent, disasterous. fire.  ..-"   pharles Clowry 1-6-p  ENGAGEMENT  v  Mr. and Mrs. J. Whyte of West  Sechelt announce the engagement tof their youngest son,  Lloyd Herbert, to Miss Dorothy. Harkins, of Hope, B.C.  The wedding will take place in  February. 1-6-c  LOST       ..:; ..   ; '������'-, ���   '  '-   '  ��� ������ ���,������,��....,..��� I       ��� - ....    , ��� -I ��� ��� -���. I.   ���   I   ��� ��� -. - ���- ���.  ��� r  Kahki packsack somewhere in  Gibsons. Name on bag. Phone  Gibsons 46Q. 1-6-c  HELP WANTED (FEMALE)  AVON COSMETICS  Needed immediately 4 ladies  with ambition, to earn money  near home. Good income/  Write Mrs. J. Mulligan, West-  syde, Kamloops. '-'��� v  HELP WANTED (MALE)  Man to work in garden, cut  blackberries and briars, etc.  Phone Gibsons 217Q k6-c  Reliable man with car to Irjjah^  age  established Fullerr Brffch  territory,: earnings?; above:? ay- ?���  erage.   Forinformation . write'���':'  G.F.   WELDEN, 760' Chestnut '  St., Nanaimo, B;C\ Phone vNa-  naimo 1870-Y4. L"tfn  WORK WANTED"" "^  Work wanted, any odd jobs,  plumbing! etc., Preuss, Phone  Gibsons 147. 2-6-c  ANNOUNCEMENT  Spray and brush painting, Also paper hanging. J.  Melhus. .  Phpne Gibsons 33. 4-6--1  TIMBER  CRUISING  K.M. Bell, 1987 Cornwall St.,  Vancouver   9,   Phone   CEdar  0683.. ��� :���   ���      r '"y'-: ^'...':V  Saws filed. Galley's woodworking shop, North of Super-  Valu.  Asiatic flu vaccine is available  at    LANG'S    DRUGSTORES,  Gibsons  and Sechelt,  Consult  3 your doctor.  WATCH  REPAIRS        T~~-'  i: ���"     .    ���     ���       ' ' '  Watch and Jewelry Repairs  Marine 'Men's Wear. Agents  for W. H. > Grass i e. Fast  reliable service? tfn  For Guaranteed Watch and  Jewelry   Repairs,   See   Chris's  -Jewelers,  Sechelt. Work  done  ,. on the premises.  tfn  TOTEM FLASHES  i Centennial project needs  'your financial help. Any donation, large or small, leave it  at the bank.  Eight new lots in the Lang-  dale subdivision. Better hurry,  they won't last.  $1300 down is all it takes to  move into a very neat one bedroom home, balance as rent,  right here in Gibsons.  Lovely <. waterfront lot on  Franklin Road in Headlands  for only $3150. Cleared ready  to build on.  Good building lot, West side  Franklin road, the Headlands.  Only $1100. *  ���.._ . -  .���.'�����'       ���        ___     i  One only beach lot at Hopkins, $2650.  Imagine this ��� one acre and  a half, 2u0 feet highway frontage, half block from beach, on  Government road. Creek year  round, magnificent view, most  ideal home site or.for cabins.  Within two and a half miles of  Sechelt and only $3750.  5 acres, 210 feet frontage,  main highway. Gift at $2650.  Ideal commercial site.    .  Beach location, an outstanding spot, with marine view beyond compare, all services, on  bus line, 'within 4 miles of  Sechelt. Good 2 br. home, full  price only $6750 on terms.  Pender Harbour waterfront  lot, 80x400, $900.  Best buy in Pender Harbour  good automatic water system,  'electric lights, few feet from  water, from school. Fully furnished, fully modern 3 pc Pembroke bath. It's a rare bargain.  Terms.    ' -     I i^ST  INSURANCE SERVICE THAT  SATISFIES  We dp have the good bargains.  TOTEM   REALTY     ,  GIBSONS    ���  2 bedroom home close to Porpoise Bay on pavement. Phone  Sechelt 44G.v 3-30  FOR SALE   ~      ���  : -_: ���"'   ���'-���> '���-:��� '. ���_." . _-���. '. 1 __|.  Real fIn^elePtric jfarigej-^^54  Can be'seen? at Hansen's warehouse, Sechelt. l-6Vc  Kitchen, table, $4; Valor circulating heater,, $22. iPJhonei  Gibsons 147. ���  Float house, 3 rooms and toilet, good condition and, good  float. Has to be moved. Very  reasonable. Mrs. R. Lafreniere,  ��50 Cardero. Vancouver.   3-6-p  Rexaire vacuum cleaner humidifier, $75. Phillips battery  radio, inc battery, $35. Fasan  -Spanish guitar, brand new,  $20. .H.J. Barendreft, Bottom  Rd. ISast, Hopkins Landing.  1-6-g  Woodworking machine, Shop-  smith Mark 5, Sverre Solvberg  c/o Karl Brynels&n, Middle-  point, B.C. 2-6-p  Fresh Oysters, ready packed.  Come by car or boat to Oyster  Bay Oyster Co.,' Pender Harbour.  1950 Plymouth, good running  condition. $325. Phone Sechelt  14G.  BUILDING SUPPLIES    ��  ESMOND LUMBER CO. LTD.  for all-Building Supplies. Specializing in Plywood. Contractors enquiries solicited. Phone  or wire orders collect. 3600 E.  Hastings St. Vancouver. Glen-  burn 1500.  INSURANCE  "sechelt insurance  agencies  Real Estate  :. Property   Management  Insurance  Office Phone ^2  T.E. DUFFY. Agent  Residence 158  t. MACK AY, Salesman.  Residence 70F  W. (BILL) COFFEY  Insurance Salesman  Fire, Auto, Liability. Prompt  courteous service. Totem Realty, Gibsons  AVON PRODUCTS "  Phone Mrs. Rudolph, Gibsons  128G. Repeat offer. Free hand  cream with the purchase of  any one of these three sale  items which are now at special  prices, rich moisture cream,  strawberry - copier and hor^  mone cream. Other specials,  lipsticks, foundation creams,  face powder, bath oil, cream  lotions, hair products and- toi  let water.  2-30  Why pay more? Gravel or sand  best quality, Special rates on  large quantities. Also fill.  Snodgrass, Selma Park, Phone  Sechelt 68Y. tfn  Used house appliances. 9' Kel-  vinator Fridge, $150; Bendix  Auto-Washer $85; Oil range,  $60; Coal and Wood ranges.  $60'�� $125. Parker's Hardware  Sejmelt 51. tfn  Fireplaces, $200 - up. Brick  and stone wtfrk at reasonable  prices. Alex Simpkdns, .Gibsons 217Q.  Custom cut and delivered. Alder; $10, Fir $12 cord. Alex  Simpkins, Gibsons 217Q.  Service Fuels. Large loads,  good alder, some fir. Phone  Gibsons 173Q.  Used electrie and gas ranges,:  also oil ranges. C & S Sales,  Phone Sechelt 3.   ; ��� "  JOHN  COLERIDGE  REALTY  Since 1945  (NOTARY PUBLIC)  i-2   big   lots   with   sheltered  beach,    new    4-room    house,  plumbing,   electricity,   phone.  2  older houses* cabin, $9500. '���  Terms.  20x30   cement   floor   busiy  ness   space   for   rent   at-  $40  monthly,, available Feb.  15.  Pensioner will sacrifice 2  acres, 2 room cabin, $1000 FP.  including - $245 fridge with  bal.  owing $95, included.  Several good houses and lots  on which terms can be arrang-?'  ed.  If we knew enough to go in  when it rains, we'd never get  any out-door exercise.  Qeprgian Block, near P.O.  Phone 37 & 199, Gibsons  DRUMMOND REALTY  Always has good buys  "Notary Public  Gibsons Phone 39 '  PROPERTY WANTED    .        -  Small house, or Jot between ?  Gibsons and Langdale, Small i  down payment. "Box 501.   1-6-c l  WANTED  TO RENT ?  Coast News, Feb. 6, 1958.    3  DIRECTORY  (Continued)  MARSHALL'S  PLUMBING  HEATING &   SUPPLIES  Phone Gibsons 134, 104, or 33  PENINSULA  ACCOUNTING SERVICE  All Types of Accounting  Problems   Expertly   Attended  Village Enterprises Bldg.  Sechelt  Office Open- 9 a.m. -��� 5 p.m.  Daily  Phone Sechelt 37  A. E. RITCHEY  TRACTOR WORK  Clearing, , Grading, Excavating  Bulldozing, Clearing Teeth.  FOR RENT  Arches, Jacks, Pumps  Phone Gibsons 176  PENINSULA    CLEANERS  Cleaners ,for the Sechelt  Peninsula  Phone:  Gibsons 100  cent's Bay spent several days  in Pender Harbour during the  week.  Electrical work  all types  SIM  ELECTRIC LTD.  Phone Sechelt 161  Eves. 130 or 18R.  . c  -Reliable adults   wish   2  brm. >  house   within  handy  walking n  distance   to   Post  Office.  See r  Mrs. Ritchey at Gibsons Bakery -  or Phone 107W.  TO RENT  New   suite,   heat,   water   supplied,   lovely   view,   close  in, ���  quiet, partially furnished. On- '.t:  ly  $60 month.  Totem Realty,  Phone 44, Gibsons.  At   Selma  Park,   2   bedroom  home. Phone Gibsons 262.  2-30 (  Fully   modern  unfurnished   3 ..<?  room cottage in willage. Close  to stores, etc., $30 a month. Apply to owner Thor Christenson,  Shaw Rd. Gibsons 68G.   12-6-c ,.  Four   room?   suite,   bathroom, !  full plumbing. Phone Gibsons  157.  SWAP ~" ���  Will trade double bed, sf mat-'~'(  tress, ribbon springs, in good ,.;.  condition, for 44 bed same con-'  "ditibnf Phone   Gibsons   173Y.J*  DIRECTORY  EIILL'S   MACHINE    SHOP  Cold Weld Process  Engine Block Repairs  Arc, Acy. Welding.  Precision Machinists  Phone 54 Residence 152  Alterations, Repair Work,  Remodelling,  Painting  Floor' Sanding, Tiles Laid  JOE BENNER  Phone Sechelt 92R  TELEVISION  SALES AND SERVICE  Dependable Service  RICHTER'S RADIO ��� T-V  Fine Home Furnishings  Major Appliances  Record Bar  Phone 6 Sechelt  LET US HELP YOU  PLAN NOW  For your Construction Needs  All types of  BUILDING or ALTERATIONS  and LIGHT GRADING  Smith & Peterson Construction  ���    Ltd..'  ''??���������' '  Phone 28. 85 or 90Q, Gibsons  C. E. SICOTTE  j.y -BULLDOZING. \ SERVICE  Lane!   Clear ng  - Road Building  Logging ��� Landscaping  FREE, ESTIMATES  Ph;>ne 232 ��� Gibsons  John Tom  DAVIS & ROBILLIARD  Sechelt, B.C.  Electrical Contractors  "Do it yourself?"  "We con-du-it best!"   /  Commercial, Industrial and  Residential Wiring and Repairs  Electrical Heating installed  Phones: Office: 23/  Res: 146G and 59F.  Residential  & Industrial  : Wiring  Electrical  Appliances  ALSO  TV   REPAIRS  BOB   LITTLE  Phone Gibsons  162  D.J. ROY, P. Eng.. B.CL.S.  LAND, ENGINEERING  SURVEYS  Gibson* 219R  or   MTJ   3-8491.  P.O. Box 37, Gibsons  , or 1553 Robson St., Vancouver  fairmile  boat Works, ltd.  Ship Chandling  Custom frame, kits and  complete boats  in  8. 10, 12, 14, 16,. 18, 21  and 25 feet.  Fibre Glassing and kits  Beach Ave. West  Roberts Creek       Phone,216Y  ^GIBSONS  BUILDING SUPPLIES  LTD.  WE   CARRY   THE   STOCK"  Phone Gibsons  53  Home   and  Industrial  Wiring  Electrical Heating  Radios, Appliances, TV Servic*  -   GIBSONS   ' ELECTRIC  Phone 130  Authorized GE Dealer .  Phone Gibsons 34F . .  _  Notions ^��� Cards ��� Toys  Miscellaneous Gifts  thrift��e stores  Left of* Post Office  Gibsons, B.C..,"'".  Headquarters for Wool  REFRIGERATION v  SALES A^D SERVICE  ON VACATION  until Jan. 20, 1958.  A.M. CAMPBELL  -O and S SALES, SERVICE  Agents  For  Propane .Gas  Combination Gas Ranges  Sales and   Installations  Free Estimates  Electric and Gas Hoi Plates  FURNITURE  LINOLEUMS  Phpne 3 Sechelt  J.   HIGGINSON  General Contractor  Sechelt, B.C.  Back   of Tom  Boy Store  Clearing ��� Burning  Fence Posts ��� Poles  Cement and Gravel Work  LAND ACT  NOTICE OF   INDENTION  TO  APPLY TO LEASE LAND  In Land Recording District of  Group 1 New Westminster and  situate on the East shore of Porpoise Bay, Sechelt Inlet? between  District lots 6082 and 1410.  TAKE NOTICE that Mrs. Janet  de Pencier Naylor, of Sechelt,  B.C., occupation housewife, intends to apply for a lease of the  following  described lands:���  Commencing at a post planted  at ;the Brass Monument at the  Northern Apex (or N.E. corner)  of D.L. 6082; thence 210 ft. West:  thence 580 ft. north (frontage  of my property); thence East to  ,the S.W. corner D.L. 1410; thence-  South along H-W. mark' to the  point of commencement, and containing 3 acres, more or less, for  the purpose of Fishermans' Dock,  Fresh Water, Marine Supplies  & Boat Repair (grazing, oyster-  culture, etc., as the case may be).  Janet de Pencier Naylor.  Dated Jan. 27th, 1958.  imm$  are called for the moving  of the Protestant Church at  Port Mellon, B.C.  The Church is a single storey  frame structure approximately  26 feet wide by 60 feet long. The  work involves tuning the church  through approximately 45 degrees av,-d mr>v n<? it approximately 100 feet on to a prepared  basr"~!'onL. f-'-ndation.  Bidders   who   wish  to discuss  or view the work should-contact  Mr.  A.  Greggain or  Mr. -Hemp-\  sail at Po/t Mellon.  Tenders should .include the  suprJy at *-*!! eT^nnm"-. !,��rl. 'a-  bour necessary for the jacking  and.moving of the ch:a'ch. Some  timber is availab'e at the si!e.  Koree Lorentzen of Sinclair  Bay" is spending a few days in  Vancouver.  Mrs. Thomas Earl, of Earl's  Cove, accompanied by her son  and grandson spent a short  holiday in Seattle last week.  Bert Long of Vancouver visited Pender Harbour ��� during  the week.  Fred Claydon of Garden Bay  has returned from a trip to  Powell River.  Ken Pratt who has been logging here for the past year is  moving his equipment to  Eg-,  mont where  he is  starting  a  new operation. .   ���  Ben   Gauthier   of   St.   Vin-  Merchants plan  i  The annual meeting of the  Sunshine Coast Merchants  Creit Association will be held'  Feb. 14, at 7 p.m. in he Village Coffee shop, Sechelt,  when officers, will be chosen  for the coming year.  The association, now about  two years old, has made great  strides since organization and  its operations in the debt collecting field have been outstanding under B.L. Cope, secretary-manager.  Here is the report on the  1957 Fund Raising Campaign  for St. Mary's Hospital, Pender  Harbour. As you will see the  campaign was a success in that  it raised, the money need in  1957 to avail the hospital of the  benefits of 'public power, to  replace the roof. which tfras in  sad heed of repair, to repair  the ^ sewer line, arid to make  provision for an automatic  switch for standby power  should it prove necessary.  This success represents a lot  of hard work on the part of  our canvassers who voluntarily gave a great deal of time  and effort to collect the money, and we should all give our  sincere thanks to the following:  Mrs. Alice Bryde, Mrs. Clarence Cook, Mrs. Bill Davis,  Mrs. Florence Dubois, .Mrs.  Z6e Earl, Mrs. Shirley Leavens  Mrs. Joyce Lee, Mrs. Ethel Mc-  Nutt, Mrs. Hal MacKay, Mr.  J.R. 'Parker, Mrs. Lee Roberts,  Mrs. Ora Sinclair, Mrs. Elsa  Warden,. Mr. Ian Woodburn.  It should also be mentioned  that there have been no costs  to the Hospital in this entire ��  campaign, the individual canvassers paid for their own gas  arid other expenses, and every  cent collected went directly  for the purpose for which it  was given.  In speaking of canvassers,  we must make special mention  of trie ladies of St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary, Pender Har-  'bour, of Which the' ladies of  Vancouver Bay have proved  most helpful members, the  Redrooffs and Halfmoon Auxiliaries ��� to St. Mary*s, who  work all year for our hospital,  and in addition donated substantially to this campaign,  the Mount Elphinstone Chap-  work!  ter No. 65, O.E.S. has also been  a regular helper through the  year. The amount these ladies  have been able to raise for the  hospital over the years is truly  amazing.  This seems like a good time'  to repeat once more, that the  B.C. Hospital Insurance Service oniy pays for the minimum costs of running the hospital, and that all improvements whether in buildings or '  equipment, must first be paid  for in full by the community,  and the BCHIS will in due  course pay one thircl of the  cost of those items of which  they approve. The money  which has been donated to: the  hospital, while it has been'run  by the Board "of Trustees, -ha3  been used to improve the facilities and service, we are  able to offer the people of the  Peninsula, but it is a continuing process and to maintain a  good standard we will need to  keep raising money.  For our 1958 campaign, we  do hope to enlist the aid of  more canvassers for the lower  Peninsula, so that we may give  the people of that area a better chance to help the hospital  that serves all.  To all those who helped St.  Mary's H6spital by giving their  time, services, money or goods  during the past year, I would  like on behalf of the Board of  Trustees of St. Mary's Hospital, to extend our very sincere  thanks for their generosity,  they have helped our patients'  to enjoy good hospital care,  and have helped the Trustees  in their many problems.  A.A.  Lloyd,  Chairman, Board of Trustees  St. Mary's Hospital.  Chairman 1957 Fund Raising Campaign.  QUI)  /  DONATIONS  TO    1957  CAMPAIGN '.FQJt  ST.  MARY'S HjOSf ITAL  PENDER? HARBOUB  GIBSONS & LOWER PENINSULA  Private Donations $   15.00  MounD Elphuiiitone Chap. No. 65 O.E.S. 5o.00  Sechelt Peninsula News *  10.00     $   80.00  ROBERTS CREEK  Private  Donations                               ,  < 69.00      $   6900  SECHELT  Private Donations                     . 37-00  Parker & Sim Electric 15.00  Canadian Legion Post No. 140 10.00      ?   62.00  HALFMOON BAY AND REDROOFFS  Redrooffs Auxiliary to St. Maiy's 400.00  Halfmoon Bay Auxiliary to St. Mary's 71.00      $ 471.00  PENDER HARBOUR.AND AREA  Private Donations 993.75  Pender Harbour Bowling League 35.00  St. Mary's  Hospital Auxiliary 700.00  Vancouver Granite. Company 25.0")  Seymour Sawmills Ltd. 100.00  Dougan Sons Logging 50.0;j  Texada Towing Co. Ltd. 30-00      $1933.75  EGMONT  Private Donations  VANCOUVER BAY AND JARVIS INLET  Private Donations 480.00  Lee & Jones Logging   . 20.00  McMillan & Bloedel Ltd. 500.00  b. C i'orest Products Ltd. 300.00     $1300.00  S 220.00      $ 220.00  B.C. Electric Co. Ltd.  B.C. Telephone Ltd  Powell River Co. Ltd.  Standard Oil Co. of B.C. Ltd.  500.00  100.00  250.00  25.00      $ 875.00   <*  Net Proceeds of Annual St. Mary's Cabaret Dance     $ 445.47  FULL TOTAL FOR CAMPAIGN  , $5456.23  COST   OF   IMPROVEMENTS   TO   ST.  tfAjRY'S   MDSOTAL' SSS7  Complete rewiring of Main Hospital Building  as per contract $1897.00  Cot of drawing1 plans, erecting poles, outside wiring  and service, wiring cottage and laund/y and  connecting to main  building M S 772.42  Cost of Standby Power Plant and installation     '    $ 50002  Cost of re-roofing Hospital with asphalt shingles  '   and renewing gutters and downpipes $1168.00  Cost of re-working sewer line and outfall and boxing  in and covering same $ 525.00  Reserved for cost of Automatic Switch for Standby  Plant & installation, if proven necessary $ 480.00  Total Funds expended and reserved S5342.44  Balance of Funds Remaining $ 113.78  Total as collected in campaign $5456.22  Capital Grafts due from BCHIS on the above  expenditures subject to final approval. Estimate        $1750.00 **?*������� j'Sff'ffi*1 impr jripiiy wiwqsjiy  4    Coast News, Feb. 6, .1958.  Tosiy's   Bul&dpzieig  HALFMOON ��� BAY ,  Phone Sechelt 183F  Clearing,   Grading  Driveways, Logging,,etc.  Free Estimates  Service   Station  ROBERTS CREEK���-Bhone ,220K  Have  you  considered  the new VoSkswagOll?  Your wallet will smile with  every mile!  Practical People like- the  WILLYS JEEP  SALES &, SERVICE  ?ST^P  AT THE  BY- TONY GARGRAVE, MLA  Unfortunately this column, is  too short to include^ every episode that takes place on the.  floor of the legislature; but I  will try to deal with sortie of  the more important events.  The most significant: speech  last week -was", by Mel Bryan  (S.C. North Vancouver) and  his request for Attorney-General Bonner's resignation because "of his lack of action in  the Sturdy-Sommers affair. A  good speech was also made by  Rae Eddie (CCF, New Westnlin  ster) on the subject of the  Workmen's Compensation  Board: I would also like to say  something abbut my Sttem.pt to  improve transportation ser-  ices on -the coast.  Mel Bryan's sincere and honest appraisal of his own government's, scandalous handling  of. the bribery charges against  Robert? Sommers, former minister of .lands and forests', was  classic and noble. Rarely has a  more, eloquent statement been  made on the. floor' of the legislature. Not only did Mr. Bryan  Glides and Brownies  LADIES' AUXILIARY  Tea arid Sale of Children's Used Clothing  if  ANGLICAN   CHURCH   PARISH   HALL  TRANSPORTATION FROM POST OFFICE AT 2 p.m.  WWW  1*0* ICE  KENNETH G. COLLIER, DC.  DOCTOR pF/CHIR0PRACTiC  3381 Kingsway, Vancouver.  Wishes to announce Jhe will be in  ROOM 15 ��� SECHELT INN  Hilltop Building Supply  Phone Gibsons 221  Everything  for the  Ho me builder  ^oncjiM  UTEX  INTIRIOR *I����S1��  HARDWARE - LUMBER  MONAMEL PAINTS  Also shop work done reasonably  Power  In order to connect the new distribution  lines on the Sunshine Coast Highway at the  Cemetery Lower Road to the Peninsula system, the following outages are necessary:  SUNDAY  ��� Feb. 9 ��� 8:30 a.m. lo 11:00 a.m. affecting  from Jackson Logging Road, Wilson Creek,  to Hall Road, Roberts Creek, including Elphinstone Road,  Beach Ave.  and Lower 4loa&  to Orange Road.  ��� Feb. 10 ��� 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. ��� 3 p.m.  to 4 p.m. affecting Sumshine Coast Highway  west of Danny's Dining Room to Orange  Road, Roberts. Creek, including Gower Poim  Road, Pratt Road,, Reid Road West, Lower  Road to and including Orange Read.  B.C. ELECTRIC COMPANY, LTD.  Thurs., Feb, 13  I   For Appointment phone  Mrs.  Gladys Batchelor, Sechelt 95F   I  get to the heart of the issue in ,  an incisive and skilful manner,  but his phrasing and delivery  were a delight to listen to.  ...*_���������*' "^c...  As you will remember, Bryan questioned?Bonner's appreciation of, the basic concepts of  justice inherent in his high  office. Bryan said that Bonner  had "a stubborn reluctance to  forego his' apparent belief that  it wasn't necessary to establish  Caesar's wife above suspicion  ��� not until developments  threatened Caesar himself."  This is beautiful oratory.  *������ Mr. Bryan has made the legislature fulfil its proper" faction at last. He is at courageous  man who let his conscience be  his guide and at the same time  performed a great public service. ,  Mr. Bryan has an historic  relation to rhy own riding? of  Mackenzie. 1 His; father;. Mel  Bryan, Sr.; represented Mackenzie in the provincial house  for the Liberal party 1937 - 40.  ���*'������'    '* ���' *���'���*'      ';'"   ,   . "  Rae Eddie gave.the MLA's  last week ; some > interesting  facts about the percentages of  claims that have been rejected, by the Workmen's Compensation Board ovier a period of  years.  Eddie told us that between  1935 and 1950 the board had  rejected less than one percent  of workmen's claims. Last year  Lyle Wicks, minister of labor,  had told us that two percent of  claims are now being rejected.  This was brought about, said  Eddie, because the board is  taking a legalistic attitude to  workingmeh's claims. Eddie  said that the Workmen's Com- x  pensation Act should be regarded as social iegislatiqn and '  not administered like the criminal code-.  He said problems of compensation can arise through-.faults  in the act, unreasonable interpretation of the act, and poor  administration. The New West-  Guaranteed   Watch   &  Jewelry Repairs  (Ihris^ Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  minster member believed that  a harrow^ and -legal iilterp'reta^  tion of the ract was; responsible  for most friction in compensation cases. He felt that we  must not qualify' workers on  technical grounds.  ? Another point discussed was  those awful form letters the  board sends out. He read one  of them to the legislature.  Frankly it was hard to figure  out whether the; worker had  been refused coverage or not,  the language is so sbbscure to  ordinary people.     "  " %      *      *    ���������'   '  Many people up and down  the coast got a shock when the  Union ��� Steamships stopped giving service last month. Some  logging, fishing and farming  communities; have been serviced by the Unibir for fifty  years, but 'the federal government's refusal to provide adequate' subsidies ' "to keep the  boats tunning have left many  communities stranded. Communication does not have to  show a profit to provide useful and important service.  It is ���imiortunate that George  Hees^ .minister b��? transport, is  from Toronto and knows little  about conditions in B.C. I hope  ths(t my 'frequent letters to. him  Will secure areturri of regular  passenger service' to our pioneer settlements. Letters to the  minister from, interested people would help the; matter;  'f-'.Tj        i",n rJ; 'j'r'i r\'  I W. V.1  Provincial President, P.T.A.  will speak on "P.T.A. Looks at Education":  ^^QJz ���&-&-&���*& z-"4  fe/i^^WkceSU  This    little Dutch \girl makes  herself right at   home   in your "  kitchen ��� a colorful protective  mixer cover.' It's a handy helper  and it's fun to sew.  Pattern 804: pattern of mixer '  cover doll, face, clothes���mostly  of straight pieces.    '  Send, THIRTY-FIVE CENTS  in coin's (stamps cannot be accepted) for this pattern to The  Coast 'News, Needlecraft Dept.,  60 Front St. West, Toronto, Ont.  Print Plainly. PATTERN NUMBER, your NAME and ADDRESS.  As a bonus, TWO complete  patterns., are printed right in  our LAURA WHEELER Needlecraft Book. Dozens of other designs you'll want to order���easy  fascinating handwork for yourself, your home, gifts, bazaar  iteixis. Send 25 cents for- your  copy of this book today!  Gibsons Social Welfare Giub  :. a-s-  Legion Hail g ^p*. - fyf$SW*Yy pg^,  11  YOU'LL  FIND  A  GOOD   SUPPLY  OF  WARM    CLOTHING  AT   HASSANS  Sec&iit  LINGERIE ^NYLONS ��� BLOUSES  Loyely assprtmfeiit from, which tor choose  PHONE'SECHELT 54  7*-^ t^tf  pqn't Say Bread  <*  99  PENDER  HARBOUR 182  I  1'     ���   ���  I ���-���  1  I'  | i^RMANj sjp^ftT       R. R. i, ^Sgm  U Local Sales Rep. Phone Gibsons 1��9  I     *  |  ���  ,:'������������-/������. \' ���  SAME NIGHT  ,.--.V   .) '. v:: rXtii '������������  SAME  r-o-  rt.;      ..j  THURSDAY,   FEB.   6  Gibsons School Hall -8 p.m. Sharp  Today," more than" 8,900 men  and ��� women seeking. a higher  education must use facilities  that arev over-crowded and obsolete. And in eight years  enrolment will number 15,000!  Possibly your own son or  daughter will be attending.  ���->.,  All of us benefit from the qualified people U.B.C. .produces.  They protect our .health: assure  us justice; teach our children;  and develop our Country.  Present conditions can no longer  suffice if U.B.C. is to fulfill its  job! A $7,500,000 objective has  been set for public donations.  Every dollar given is worth two,  for the Provincial Government  will match all contributions up  to $7,500,000.  IT'S UP TO YOU  CONTRIBUTE TO THE U.B.C. DEVELOPMENT FUND  Sponsored by tho U.B.C Development Committee. Pay! I. Cooper, General Chairman

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