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 Provincial Library,"  Victoria, B. G.  fy       ....        ... ��� ���    �� ...  ���it,  -sv��'*-��>!.5  ?i_. &is:y-?-&?<'y&^iyyj:'' >- yyy '-yyy&yyi-  Just Fine Food  DANNY'S;  DINING   ROOM  Phone Gibsons 140 '  SERVING THE GROWING SUNSHINE COAST  Published in Gibsons, B.C. "Volume 11^Number  41, October 16, 1958.  RAY  WHITING  RADIO-CONTROLLED  PHONE     9P_(j     GIBSONS  24 HR. COURTEOUS SERVICE  ;THE OLD HOME TOWN  Oirfrhmltl.thiol Ma  By STANLEY  By PAT WELSH  Oct. 12 was a red letter day  for the. 70 year-round residents  of the Redroofs, Welcome  Beach , and Seacrest areas of  Halfmoon Bay, when their Centennial . Community Hall was  officially opened.  The hall built by voluntary  labor by local youngters, ages  61 to 84, was erected on pror  per ty owned by the Welcome  Beach Community Society. It  was gay with bunting and flags  and long before the appointed  hour residents and car loads of  guests from all parts df the  Peninsula began arriving.  It presented an. attractive appearance   witiir ijs walls pine  panelled, lit by ceiling lights  covered with natural parchment shades', the deep blue of  the Centennial Flag draped behind the speaker. Masses of  flowers in lovely fall colorings  added to the scene. At one end  were tea tables, lace covered  wth tall tapers in silver holders centered with bowl�� of  pale pink anemones.  At 3 p.m. Mrs. Chris-tine  Johnston of Sechelt, accompanied by Magistrate Johnston  was welcomed by Mrs. J.  Meikle,' president of the Red-  Wel Ladies. Guild and Mr.-W.  Grundy, chairman of the Cen-  tennal committee, and presented with a corsage in autumnal  tones* by Mrs. P. White.  ore now in full swina  y -?y, the time this is being  read the' Night School? woodworking class will have had its  f-r^jsession at-Elphinstone high*  school. There may still be room ,  fbr another student or two in  this class but phone tne school  first and enquire. *  �����   The regular mghi.for woodworking is Monday ~- Thanks- ,  giving moved it one day ahead  for this week only.  In. photography a few more  students will need to ehroll  to get the minimum nuh-ber  needed to conduct the: ?class;  Photography starts^thisi?^_hurs>-  day at 7:301 Mr: Booker is. of-  ering a complete class in cam*  era and developing. Mr. Book-"  er has all his professional  equipment and there is a dark*  begins her classes iii drama  and speech. More students are  required in this group for it  to continue. If you feel like a  course, that-will be fun and  full of experience, join! next  Monday- Square Dancing .be;  gins? Thursday;' ��� tonight -^  and? we're looking or at least  "16 more people to carry this  class, off to a good start. Take  a partner and get there tonight  in-the high school.  Driver -gaining should start  next Monday with, a group who  . have already signed up with  room' forseverar more. Classes  in oils start-Friday, Oct. 17.  One or two^ more can squeeze  into this grotipi.  In Pender-Harbour the fblks  Mr. Grundy outlined the  work done by the members of _  the building committee, how  they toiled hard and long, rain  or shine, with some walking  miles to and from the {building  site; spending long hours every  day on the job of clearing and  building.  All this work was voluntary.  One resident brought in his.  bulldozer and cleared the area  needed for the building. Others  contributed lumber, doors, windows, paint and stain, chairs,  articles to be raffled and another undertook to do the electric wiring. A stove for the kitchen was donated, also a heater for the hall. Donations of  money helped meet the current expenditure, the Redroofs  and Welcome Beach Recreation Commission donating the  whole of their grant for two  years to aid the hall. The Welcome Beach Garden Club raised money by selling flowers  and plants and will landscape  the grounds.  Red Wei Ladies Guild, always a hard working and enthusiastic group held Bingo  nights, raffled off various articles, held a successfud bazaar  in July. The Welcome Beach  Community Society also _ stood  whole hartedly behind the project and helped in many ways.  Mrs. M. Tinkley, secretary of  the RedWel Ladies Guild1 Also  worked hard to interest people  in helping contribute funds,  etc., for the hall. It wag she  ��who at the first meeting of the  newly formed Recreation Com-  mssion voiced the idea that a  Centennial Hall be btfjlt. y.  The.building commitJtee^was ;  composed of -A? Youhgi A^Han-;  ne_/f W. GruKdy, D. McC$ixl, J/  :^^^->V- samis marches ml  Concert association  eld up as example  .have:gathered themselves  to-     ���,  ... ,  , _.  room?in-thf* jiig^. school, with    fgeiher ^hp?a  wjuare  dancing Ss.ther, R. Stewart, A. ^i-zies;  *_ttjthe fittings i*eed&L         ^       cfess and^^^  Typing . isv an-^iet "to   start    class. But Oike the?-iquaredanc- White. O?h^0''were the ri-eii to  Ing is already ;]_tnde^  20 people all busy getting designs onto golden copper sheets  There's going to be a display of  handicraft come? out of thiat  class.' J?.:.. \A'y -A.--. '-' :.AAy...  With. Mr. Hayden, away for  a couple of weeks, the" class  in bookkeeping will not start  until Oct. 28. This class ha3 a  full regifstration now. but Mr.  Hayden says there is room for  one or two more. A comprehen-  aive, course has been* planned  by tine-nstructor^HoWard-^ajg-  den.'; '-'    '"���?'  Next Monday, Mrs. Critchell  Pensioners plan  ct, meeting  The monthly meeting of the  Old Age Pensioners organization wll be held in the clubhouse at the Kinsmen's Park  on Monday, Oct. 20 at 2 p.m.  Those requiring transportation  please call Gibsons 63 not later than--Saturday, Oct. 18.  Arising out of the discussion  at the meeting held August 18  a letter was drafted by the executive committee and presented to the jneeting on Sept. 15  for approval before being sent  to the provincial secretary. A  reply has been received and  will be read to the meeting and  discussed. -   ,?    ?  One or two other important  matters Will also have to>*be  fully discussed and it is.hoped  that every member will be  present at this, the first fall  meeting.  Students climb  PtMellon mount  A group of U.B.C. students  who call themselves "The Varsity Outdoor Club" for the  second time in two years made  Port Mellon the base for their  annual "long hike."  The "long hike" is a part of  t^eir. initiation for new mem-  bejrs. The older members plan ?.  and organize the hike and Invite"* prospective members to  join them, if the recruits enjoy  themselves they become members for that term. The two  most important rules are ho  alcoholic beverages, and have  fun.  " This year 215 students arrived on Saturday, to stay until  Monday afternoon. They cooked, ate their meals and entertained ihemselves in the Community Hall. *" Added sleeping  facilities were provided for in  a nearby bunkhpuse. In the  evenings they danced and sang.  Their day began at- 6 a.m.  and they climbed. Rainy Mountain near Port Mellon.  Duffy? return  Tom^tiffy of Sechelt)  ance Agencies and Mrs. Duffy  have returned from an extended trip to the Interior. During  their joudney, they stopped at  Castlegar to visit old friends,  former residents of Sechelt,  Mr. and Mrs. Ron Minnion.  Ron Minnion was formerly  manager of the Bank of Montreal at Sechelt and is now man-  Variety show  in  rehearsal  Rehearsals ,are? underway  for the variety show which the  Players' Club will give on Dec.  5 and 6 at the Roberts Creek  Hall. This production will be  called "Fantasy" and children ���  will be in the cast.  If there are any interested ���  residents anywhere on the Peninsula it is hoped they will  contact members of the club as  the producers have no way of  knowng the acting, dancing or  singing potential of the community.  This group, being, "strictly  amateur, does not look for perfection in the participants, but  they do enjoy rehearsing together and making new friends.  M.  (Gwen)  MacKenzie.  o��- their laurels Mr.? Grundy  said.. The work ol-the Centenr/  nial Cominxittee is finished and  he had much pleasure in handing over the deeds and keys of  the Hall 'tp Mrfe. Johnston.  Mrs. Johnston said it Was a  wonderful achievement which  showed true community spirit,  and all the more wonderful because it was undertaken by a  group of not so young people,  who didn't wait for George to  do it. ;  She then( declared the hall  open, handing over tiie deeds-  and keys to Mr. A. Young, representing the Welcome Beach  Community Society. Little Louise Rutherford presented Mrs.  Johnsjton with. a bouquet of  mauve flowers tied with gold  streamers.  Mr. Young on behalf of the  Welcome Beach Community  Society thanked Mrs. Johnston  and said the hall would fill a  long 'wanted need, as for many  years meetings had to be held  at the Redroofs hall owned by  Mr. J. Cooper, who was so generous in supplying heat and  light and conveying people to  and from the hall for all meetings. Mr. Young tendered a  special vote of thanks to Mr^T  Cooper. ,  Magstrate Johnston in a brief  speech said he hadn't met any  of the people from this area,  so laughingly concluded they  must be a law abiding community-  Mr. E Surtees,, chairman of  the Halfmoon Bay Recreation  Commission expressed admiration for the men who succeeded in the undertaking.  Tea was served by the RedWel Ladies Guild and pourers  were Mrs. Graham Ladner and  Mrs. W. Leuchte. Serviteiirs  were Mejsdames M. Tinkley, E. .  Pearce, P. White, B. McCaul,  A. Grundy, L. Bath. In charge  o the kitchen was Mrs. I. Hanley, Mrs. R. Stewart and,Mrs.  P. Welsh.  \The Peninsula Overture Concerts association is carrying  ���-'������otfit a membership drive with  th|s year's objective set at 100.  Canvassers are contacting old  members as well as any pros-  p^ptive members.  Ipfficers.   of  the   association  atite the concerts they, sponsor  filf a long sought community  neted in supplying music to peo-  plfe from Port Mellon to Peh-  de*   Hartiour.  AttJ artists  are  professionals,  skiiied   in   pre-  ���-senti-*^ progtanis designed to  ?pl|a_�� the public.  ? fSeorg'e ; Zukerman,    execu-  tiVie diwectOr ���. of the parfint: asso-  - ciation?aj? an oi^giwaizatibn meet-  ving ^fe^ort Aithur, Ont., re-  v,ce^tlj V^wecl hiow strong was  ?thi desirei^fpr^,go^ nriusic when  helowtftt^ithe jjrowth pf the '  ���:^^ -^y%<������ ��� "A - -:��� yy ��� ;?> yyry  IC  ai  id to  come  At a meeting held Oct. 9,  : members of St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary heard that net  proceeds from the fall bazaar  were just under $300. The auxiliary thanks ? all friends for  many donations and actual  help at the bazaar.  Cecil Solly, well known garden commentator, and a recent visitor to iSakinaw Lodge,  donated $5 to the hospital for  a. loaf of Mrs. Cotton's homemade bread.  Members agreed to purchase  a much-needed anaesthetic machine for the hospital. This will  cost around $900 and will deplete the Auxiliary's treasury.  It is hoped, therefore, that the  next project will be a success.  This will be held Nov. 8,  which will be the Auxiliary's  21st birthday. The evening  will start with a picnic style  bean supper. Another attraction will be Hula Hoop fun and  bring your own hoop. Bingo  will round out the festivities.  Further detail�� concerning this  event will come later.  Mrs. N. Lee, president, introduced Mr. Penley, the hospital  administrator, who gave a  short talk and answered questions.  years ago. Today's membership  totals 25,000 in 31 areas from  British Columbia to northwestern Ontario.  Mr. Zukerman referred to  the Peninsula Overture Concerts association, one, of the  first of seven associations to  be formed when he said: "If  commsnities the size of Swift  Current, Sask, with a population of 11,000 can have 700  members and the Sunshine  Coast area with 5,000 population can have more than" 200  members, I can see no reason  why the Lakehead cannot easily* reach the 1,000 mark."  Local association officers  have ^ame^^th,at top booking  agencies are shewing an interest in ^  have otffex^-lbhjg lists of top  artiste ���w^S^KOuld he glad ?to  ::����pp^tt_*^i^  r&tfhi^^ -���������r-" "> '���"  Memberships are available  from N.R. McKibbin in Gibsons, Parkers Hardware in Sechelt, John Daly at Irvine's  Landing or contact L.R. Cloke,  secretary, Box 242, Gibsons,  phone 214R. He will arrange  for a canvasser to call.  The problem of trailers on  a minimum of foundation becoming homes was discussed at  Tuesday night's Gibsons village commission meeting in  the Municipal Hall.  The subject was brought up  when A.O. Gaskell sought a  building permit for a construction which turned out to be a  $4,000 trailer.\T--e permit was  granted* pyovifctedl? he complied  with all buildih^; restrictions.  The problem ig. rapidly becoming, a .burning^;question in  many   municipalities,   but   so  far, how tO.h'ai-dle the situation has not been solved. Members of the commission saw  danger's in districts.. becoming  filled with homes which would  really be trailers with wheels  Off and some type of supports  ing foundation beneath them.  Accounts totalled $283.95 of  which $231.89 was for water,  department work: the rest for'  general, fire protection and insurance, were passed.  raw maae  d  ager of the larger branch at  Castlegar   with  an expanding ' JJ_es^ent._la   Mrs  staff..  The Duffys also visited Mr*.  Duffy's parents, Mr. and Mrs.  H.M. Johnsen, Roslin, B.C. arid  renewed acquaintanceships at  Kimberley, Trail, Cariboo,  Prince George and other centres.  RASPBERRIES RIPENING  *���   " .'���.������.  Mrs. W. Keen reports a novelty for this time of the year.  She has ripe and ripening raspberries at her home.  HENRY S. TURNER  Henry Sinclair Turner, 70,  a carpenter who had lived in  H6pkins Landing area for the  last eight years, died Oct. 12.  He was a bachelor and leaves  nc known relatives. The funeral service was held Oct. 14 at  St. Bartholomew's Anglican  church with Rev. Denis Harris  officiating. Burial was made in  Seaview Cemetery. Graham's  Funeral Home, was in charge.  Ralph Auxier  dies suddenly  Ralph Fielder Auxier, 47,  chemist at Port Mellon Canadian Foresst Products mill until* recently when he moved to  West Vancouver, died suddenly Monday. Mr. Auxier, who  was also editor of the Port Mellon monthly, the Thunder-bird,  leaves his wife, Mabel, a son  Peter and two daughters, Su-  sanhe arid Carol. His mother,  Mrs. M. Auxier and a sister  Margaret live in Edmonton.  Mr. Auxier was a member of  the Association of Professional  Engineers in B.C. and also of  the Soc5qi^ of Friends. The funeral -will be held Thursday at  3 p.m. with a service at Ryerson United Church and burial  in Forest Lawn Cemetery.  Mount Pleasant Funeral Chapel will be in charge.  Guides plan  to carry on  At a Guides and Brownies  executive meeting Oct. 6 at the  home of Mrs. T. Wilson, six  members attended, making two  more than attended the September meeting.  ���A vote of thanks was given  the Coast News for its appeal  for leaders. This was, followed  by the reading of an editorial  which ran the previous week  and the effect was to fan the  weary embers of community  spirit in those present. It was  stressed by members that it  was worthwhile if a single  child" is helped to happiness  and a foundation supplied for  good citizenship.  At the last count there were  45 Brownies so it was decided  in view of the shortage of help  one Brown Owl would look after two companies with the  help of any Packies available.  It was decided a sale of  children's used clothing would  be'held as a. morning feature  with cookies and coffee'beirig  served buffet style. Guides  will prepare posters advertis  ing the date of sale. Next meeting will be held Nov. 3 at the  home of Mrs. Oleson, at 8 p.m.  D  at Hopkins  The Hopkins Landing' Asso-:  ciation held the draw for its,  " Centennial Celebration raffle?,  at its hall Saturday evening,  Oct. 11, Mrs. Gordon Hopkins'  making the draw.? ���   : '.  ��� The results: Car Top Dinghy,-  ���ZJiif>2 i_^r*��_kmgla*-B*^^  17th -��������� Ave.   West; ^Vancouvei^  binoculars,    No.    1069,    P.W.  Chutter,     Hopkins     Landing;  radar   lamp,    No.    314,   A-.C.  Burls, Co-op, Gibsons; Gift Cer-.  tificate, Kingsway Garden Supply, No. 615, Lisa Burgess, c/o  A.L. Breadon, Hopkins; camera  No. 1480, Mary Day, Hopkins-.  Following   the    drawing  of  these   tickets,   Mr.   W.   Grant:  and Mr. V. Bracewell showed  moving   pictures   of   Hopkins  Centennial   flag   raising,   Gib>  sons   May   Day,   and   Elphinstone Ski Club activities, apd.  colored  stills of the 1957 and!  19,58 regatta.?   .  A shbrt' general meeting was  held at which the present officers were returned for another  year,    with   the   addition   of,  Vince Bracewell  and William,  pockar to the executive. Mrs..  ,. Margaret    Hunter,    president,  thankd all present for turning '  out on such a wet night, and  thanked the many people who'  had made  this year's Centennial celebrations a success by  their help.  Her closing  information- was that the   association's finances were   in jnuch  better     shape.     Refreshments  were served.  FRANCIS R. PERKIN  Francis Robert 'Perkin, 63,  a retired bank man at Selma  Park, died Oct. 7. He leaves  his wife Hilda and two daughters, Mrs. Phylis Remier of  Vancouver and Mrs. Barbara  Lohnes of Goderich, Ont., a  son Leslie in Vancouver and  six grandchildren. The funeral service took place in Vancouver. Graham's Funeral  Home Was in charge.  B of T  will  meet Monday  * ���"  To select a nominating committee tovname a -Slate of officers for the next year 4here  ���wiU be a general meeting of  the Gibsons Board of Trade in  the Coast News office Monday,  night commencing at 8 o'clock.  The board recently changed  its year from Setember to September into the calendar year  from January to the end of the  year. This means a new slate  of officers will take over at  the  first meeting in January.  4th  Softwoods may be hard and  hardwood may be soft. Thesa  terms distinguish coniferous  trees from deciduous trees. British Columbia's Pulp and Paper  comes primarily from softwoods.  annua! supper  The Fourth Annual Community Church Thanksgiving  supper, was held in the Port  Mellon Community Hall, Friday, Oct. 10, and was a huge  succ   :.  Special geusts included Canon and Mrs. Oswald, Rev. and  Mrs. Donaldson and Rev. Mr.  Harris, all of Gibsons.  The supper was catered by  the church W.A. which served  a turkey dinner with all the  trimmings. 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  DON DONAGHAN. Advertising Manager  Member B.C. Weekly Newspapers Advertising Bureau  Vancouver, office, 508 Hornby St.-.Phone MUtual 3-4742    ?  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.  Redroofs' folk happy  Redroofs area people have discovered one way to be happy. They had a provincial government Centennial grant of $42  and a desire to do something which would be of benefit to the  community. ;������.  So meetings were held, plans discussed and a project selected. It entailed the use of bulldozers, saws, hammers and.nails  assisted by the work of community organizations which raised  money for purchasing lumber and other essentials required in  building. ^      ; ���>  The men, average age about 70, put in hour-! and hours  of labor turning a virgin timber area into a lot on which something could be erected. The women, .who voluntarily decided  their ages were from "30 to 45," worked to make saleable products and gave their time to community projects to raise close to  $1,500.  Time, labor and money were all channelled towards the  achievement they set out to do ��� 'build a. community hall for  Redroofs area.  Sunday afternoon saw the official opening of the hall Li-  fore a happy crowd of close to 100 persons, happy because-they  .had achieved something by themselves with a .,$45 government  grant as a Ibeginning. The hall exuded the spi-it of :happiness  right down to the dry wood burning in the kitchen stove to heat  water for tea and coffee to go along with the sandwiches and  cake prepared by the women folk.  As one person said during the consumption of cake and  coffee "we found happiness in our own backyard." Redroofs  Community Hall should have that remark painted on one of the  walls of the hall as a reminder to others who will be visiting the  place. >���������  Our marine problem  An announcement in this issue by Hon. :Earle C; West-  wood stating the decision of the provincial government to enter  the.marine park field has been justified should.be of interest to  those persons who have an interest in development of Gibsons  harbor waterfront.  While Gibsons area cannot be considered a marine park  area- that announcement by the minister does reveal a growing  interest in the development of facilities for pleasure craft in  British Columbia. '' *  ���  The government release says there are 40,000 pleasure  boats in the lower coastal area, including Vancouver Island. A  good many of these vessels are small craft which prefer sheltered waters. That is the reason why the Howe Sound area should  Stave priority when development is considered because: craft homing in the Vancouver area are how crowding waters adjacent to  Vancouver.  This publication has advocated an extension of present  harbor facilities beyond what is planned by the federal government which has let a tender for the harbor improvements to pro-,  vide some shelter for commercial craft. It is true pleasure craft  do not operate on an all-year basis in the same manner as commercial craft but the highway we have, paved from Port Mellon  to Powell River, is used seasonally only (by the larger number of  motorists.  The greater number of craft operating in the Howe Sound  area will also mean that Gibsons should offer such craft a mooring place so summer visitors will be able to shop in Gibsons. This  means trade for local merchants. They should be behind such a  move in a definite manner.  Mainly about work  Work is an economic necessity, and has been ever since  the Garden of Eden, but it is also a psychological necessity. Not  to be occupied, and not to exist, amount to the-same thing..Sir  Alfred Roberts said at the Duke of Edinburgh's Study Conference: Work is an economc necessity, a social obligation, a basic  human right, and a means of personal fulfilment. It is, indeed,  only by the work of all hands that society survives. In the Encyclical Letter of His Holiness Pope Pius XI distributed in 1931  he remarked: "Universal experience teaches us that no nation  has even risen from want and poverty to a better and loftier station without the unremitting toil of all its citizens."  The themes of fairy tales are made of work. The prince  who rescues the princess; the courtier "who sorts out the tangled  skeins of silk of separates the colored grains of sand; the sage  who deciphers a message on a wall: all these worked for their  reward. We cannot imagine a state without work, and if there  were a place without work its people would be most unhappy.  ��� From Royal Bank October Letter.  If you live outside the  Sechelt exchange you can '  call B.1C. Electric Sechelt  1 office without paying a  / toll change-  Ask the Operator for  ZENITH 6020  B. C. Electric customers from Port Mellon to Pender  Harbour, who are no* on the Sechelt telephone exchange,  can telephone the B'-C. Electric office at Sechelt to report trouble or secure information on service at any  time -without paying a toll; charge. Simply ask the  Operator for "Zenith 6020."  Customers who are on. the Sechelt exchange should not  use this number, but should continue to call the same  numbers as at present.  B. C. ELECTRIC  -tSSB  About buu.OOO families anu the  r-jst Office department celebrated a special birthday on Oct. 10.  Canada's first rural route was  placed in operation on that date  in 1908, between Hamilton and  Ancaster, Ontario, introducing a  postal, service whereby dwellers-  had their mail delivered to their  homes. ���  'xhe contractor on R. R. Np- 1,  Hamilton, the official name ot  the pioneer, wended his -way for  seven miles from Hamilton to  Ancaster, Ont., and returned,  each day serving householders  along the route of travel.  When the system was introduced, it was confined to existing  stage routes, but strong claims  were made by those on other  roads with the result that by 1912  under improved regulations, all  ��� persons residing along,well defined roads over a'mile'long became eligible for piral mail delivery. Another \ advantage was  that rural route couriers were  permitted to sell postage stamps,  .'take applications and accepi  money for money orders and  pcstal notes. By November of  that year, over 25,030 boxes were  being served on 900 routes.  Over the   years,   the  number  of calls has continued to increase  and on almost all country lanes  the  horse and  buggy  has now  been replaced by an automobile.  A few hours travel by car covers  a route which required a day to  complete formerly. As happened  in the case of the original sevice,  some rural routes are the forerunners of letter carrier delivery  as Canadian cities continue to expand. In1951, in an-effort to provide   mail   service   to   isolated  groups of families on the Newfoundland   coast,   several water.,  rural routes were started. They  were   over   30   miles long and  patrons  were   served by motor  launch once a week. There were  no mail boxes involved* as patrons met the boat at the wharves  and conducted their postal business on the spot.  While not strictly speaking a  rural route, the Alaska Highway  service certainly handles mail for  country people., from the end of  steel at Dawson Creek, B. C, a  ..three day journey twice a week  brings the mailman over 900  miles to White Horse with all  surface mail for the Yukon. He ,  ,also tends the needs of eight post  offices, en route and stops at a  number of non-post office points,.  Deep dive in  bathyscaphe  The recent Franco-Japanese  joint scientific project has uncovered some of the mysteries of the Japan Deep, one of  the deepest ocean beds of the  world. From the Kuriles in  the north to near the Bonin Islands in the south, it is a  trench or canyon in the bottom of the Pacific, 34,000 feet  below the surface at its deepest point.  During two months this summer, the French Navy's under- ���  sea exploration craft, the bathyscaphe FNRS-3, on loan to  Japan, made nine dives into  the Deep. Its farthest plunge  was 10,000 feet, more than  twice as far down as the previous Pacific record made by  Americans iri 1949.  Observations made from the  bathyscaphe proved many  tilings about the floor of the  Pacific which' hitherto had  been only" hypothetical, -while  other theories about the Deep  were completely upset.  One oceanographic theory  exploded this summer was that  there were no currents at great  depths. Professor Tadayoshi  Sasaki of Tokyo Fishery College reported a sluggish, snail-  pace flow at more than 9,500  feet. This observation gave rise  to speculation that it might  not be safe to dump radioactive waste into the ocean  depths.  Professor Peres of Marseilles  University and the commandant of the b a t hy s cap he ,  Georges Houot, were astounded at the variety of marine  life, at depths of 3,000 to 6,000  feet. The Pacific ocean depths  may thereore provide a rich  new source of food for Japan  ��� a remote possibility at this  time, but not altogether a  dream in-view of steadily advancing techniques in fisheries  ��� From Japan Reports  where patrons can transact post  office business with the courier.  At White Horse two connecting  services branch off, one following the Alaska Highway to the  Alaska border ��� 300 miles ���  while the other runs over -400  miles to Dawson, Y. T.  Although the ideal rural route  is about 25 miles long, forms a  circuit and serves 100 or more  patrons, local conditions often  require certain deviations from  the perfect route. Victoria R.R.  No. 2 on Vancouver Island in  B. C. is over 90 miles; round trip;  runs daily except Sunday serving 441 boxholders and four  revenus offices. The largest number of boxholders are served on  Riviere des Prairies R.R. No. 1  in-Quebec-Province. On this 25  mile daily j ourney, over 1,100  householders are served as well  as two revenue post offices.  )To provide Canadians with  good postal facilities, the country  is divided into fourteen postal  districts in charge of district directors. Some idea of the facilities provided the rural portions  of the various Postal Districts  is given in the,following list of  routes in each,of these Districts:  Newfoundland, 5; Saint John,  N.B., 556 (includes 178 in P.E.I);  Halifax, 341; Quebec, 779; Montreal, 771; Ottawa, 715; North  Bay, 179; Toronto, 594; London,  820; Winnipeg,��160; Saskatoon,  94; Calgary, 118; Edmonton, 170  and Vancouver, 174.  In reporting to parliament this  year, the "Hon. William Hamilton,  postmaster-g e n e r a 1. indicated  that some 600,000 householders  are now served by 5,500 rural  routes and that over 37 million  miles are travelled annually' by  the>R.R. couriers. He also stated  that over 4,000 group mail boxes  now accommodate 40,000 patrons.  The group boxes are an infers,  esting development of rural ser-  vice introduced after World War  2. At one stop, a courier* may  serve 10 to 50 or more patrons  using the device of nests of boxes  erected at central points in the  borderline areas between--cities  and rural districts; The' system  is a boon particularly in new  development regions where conditions   are    not favourable   to  2    Coast News; Oct. 16,  1958.  either rural mail or letter carrier  delivery.  Although the style of the mail  box hias changed somewhat over  the years as did the mode of  transportation, the determinatioii  of the Post Office Department  remains the same, to give good  postal service to all Canadians  especially those in country areas  where the arrival of mailman is  often  the highlight of the day.  Robert D. Wright, N.D*  NATUROPATHIC     PHYSICIAN  Graduate of  Cal.   Chiropractic   College,   Etc,  MON.. WED.. 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SECHELT KINSMEN  LEGION HALL, Sechelt, 7 p.m  O   COSV_�� AND  TAKE   HOME   A   BARGAIN  ���   HUNDREDS  CF  ARTICLES  ���  WHITE ELEPHANTS WANTED  Clean out your basement and attic of all unused articles  ��� such as FURNITURE, TOYS, CLOTHING, TOOLS, AUTO  ACCESSORIES ��� They will foe called for.  For Pick-up Phone SECHELT133W ��� 21F ��� 45M  "."���; PLEM  By Delivering Your Articles to Legion Hall Fri- a_m. Oct. 17  *   JOIN IN THE FUN   ���  Proceeds in Aid of Community Welfare Projects     ���  SPONSORED BY SECHELT KINSMEN DEBUNKING REVERSED  A few years ago two men  died in whom I was greatly interested. One of them was the  American novelist Sinclair  Lewis. His books were widely  read and he won .the Nobel  prize in literature for his vivid  and cynical novels about life  and people n the United States  especially in the middle west.  His   books,   Babbit,   Elmer,  Gangtry, Main Street and the  others all had the same sarcastic- attitude and made readers  feel that there were many  worthless people abroad; vapid,  empty arid hypocritical. He appeared to haye very little respect, much less admiration,  for fellow citizens. To a reviewer he said: "I don't know what  to say about anything, I'm not  a reformer of any kind and I  really don't care about anything." He died in. a nursing  home in Rome, Italy, January,  1951.  The other man was Rev.  Peter Bryce who passed away "  on-Nov. 30, 1950. He was for  over 40 years my most intimate friend and if all the hours  I spent in his company were  totalled up it would be extended to many months. I  think I understood him as far  as it is possible for one man to  understand another. Taking  him all in all he gave himself  to the service of others to an  extent I have never* known excelled ��� probably not equalled.  He was responsible for so  many difficult enterprises of  service and goodwill that to  even name them would use up  what space I haye in this column. He was moderator of the  United-Church from 1(?36-1938  and during the last 12 years  of his life, minister of the Metropolitan Church in Toronto.  But he -was no denominational-  ist. He belonged to that noble  army of people who try their  best to make this a better  world in which  to live.  * *v '*'  He" combined, to an extent I  have never known, deep spiritual living���with .a keen inter--  est in everyday affairs. I once  heard him say to a large congregation of people who (were  having a hard time to make  ends meet: "If you come to the  Printed Pat-tern  9173  ; SIZES.  10-18  Jkf luWw Hl*-**f��  ' BARE your shoulders beautifully in this glamorous sheath  that curves close to your fig-  lire, gives; you fashion's new  long-stemmed look. Choose shantung, cotton in pretty pastel,  vivid lemon, orange, or lime.  Printed Pattern 9173: Misses'  Sizes 10, 12, 14, 16, 18. Size 16  takes 2%  yards 39-inch fabric.  Printed directions on each pattern part: Easier, accurate.  Send FIFTY CENTS (50c) in  coins (stamps cannot be accepted} for this pattern. Please print  plainly SIZE, NAME, ADDRESS,  STYLE NUMBER.  Send your order to MARIAN  MARTIN, care of The Coast  News, Pattern Dept. 60 Front  St. West, Toronto, Ont.  'prayer meeting on Wednesday  evening I'll tell you about our  coal club."  Nothing could be more characteristic of him; prayer and a  ��� coal club; the spiritual and the  temporal. He knew people had  to eat and be clothed and that  it was unreasonable to expect  them to be .serene and satisfied  if they lacked life's necessities.  That was why he was so intensely interested in Mothers'  Allowances, fresh air camps  and the Workmen's Compensation Act. When some told him  to preach the Gospel and leave  social legislation alone, he replied: ���: "This is the Gospel;  There is' no real distiiicion between temporal and spiritual  affairs; they go hand in hand."  "-'*    *    *  But the chief distinction between Sinclair Lewis and Peter  Bryce was that whereas Lewis  debunked people; made them  feel he despised them and that  Coast News, Oct. 16, 1958.-3  ..._.. .pr���..i.��� ���_.    _������_�� ���-���        ���    ,,_���-._n       -i   ���   ��� ���  helped those who never enter-  they didn't amount to much.  Dr. Bryce had tremendous respect and admiration for alls  even those who had lost faith  in themselves. He made the  humblest feel that they were  great in the sight of God. There  couldn't be, a greater contrast  in attitudes to his and the novelist's. For 14 years he ministered to people wh0 lived in  very humble homes ��� many in  tar-paper covered shacks. He  was not concerned as to whether they attended his church  or not. In hundreds of cases he  ea any church. They were in  need and that was a letter of  introduction to him. In the 46  years I knew him I cannot remember hearing him speak  scornfully of anyone. He,could  be indignant when he saw cruelty and injustice but never  scornful or indifferent.  His funeral was one of the  largest ever held in. Toronto;  and every religious denomination was represented, for he  belonged to all the people.  Judged by some standards he  was not a great preacher; certainly not of the oratorical  type. But he had something to ���  say and he could "t-ay it in a  way that deeply moved hie listeners. It moved them because  they knew behind it all there  was a man of strong convictions and a tender loving heart.  It is not often that God sends  such a man among us.  Our quotation today is a  saying by Mark Rutherford:  "Blessed are they who heal us  of our   self-despisings."  THE CORPORATION OF THE VILLAGE OF SECHELT  ANNOUNCEMENT  J. D. (DAVE) GREGERSON is no longer  associated with t&is, firm in aify capacity,  Sun-co Elestric Co. Ltd.  Phone GIBSONS 162  I  ANNUAL LIST OF VOTERS  Notice is hereby given that a Court of Revision will sit  at the Municipal Hall, Sechelt, on the 1st. day of November  next from the hour of ten o'clock until the hour of twelve  o'clock in the morning, for the purpose of hearing and determining any application on the part of) any person to be  added to the List of Voters and remove any names incorrectly  placed thereon.  The List of Voters as corrected and revised by the Court  of Revision shall be that used at the Annual Municipal Election to be held in the month of December 1958.  E. T. RAYNER,  . Clerk.  WANT ADS ARE  REAL  SALESMEN  t  Like all '59 Chevvies, the Impala Sport Sedan is roomier, smoother  what Canada ivants, Canada gets in a Chevy t  It's shaped to the modern Canadian taste with a lean, clean silhouette, crisp new contours, beauti*  fully restrained accents. It brings you more spaciousness and comfort with a new Body by Fisher.  It has a bright new sheen ��� a new kind of finish that keeps its lustre without waxing for up to  three years. New bigger brakes. Vast new areas of visibility. New Hi-Thrift 6. New handling ease  and road steadiness* It's new right down to the tires!  Never before has an automobile manu-    When you take the wheel, you begin  factufer made such sweeping changes  two years in a tow. And never before  has any car been new like this one.  The 1959 Chevrolet is more than a  restyled car ��� more, even, than a completely new car. It's your kind of car.  Shaped to reward your new taste in  style. Designed to anticipate your desire  for greater roominess and comfort.  Engineered for greater safety, economy, ease of handling and"smoothness  of ride.  Your first look shows you that Chevrolet says new like nobody else. New  Slimline design brings entirely new  poise and proportion to automobile  styling. Inside the new and roomier  Body by Fisher you'll find truly tasteful.  elegance. And you'll have clear seeing  from every seat. The new Vista-Pahor-  amic windshield curves overhead ��� and  there are bigger windows all around.  to find that Chevy's newness goes down  deep. A new steering ratio makes  handling easier. New suspension engineering gives you a more stable ride.  There's a sweet new edition of Turbo-  glide.* Eight V8's plus a new Hi-thrift  There's still more! A new Magic-Mirror  finish that keeps its shine without waxing or polishing for up to three years.  New. Impala models. Wonderful new  station wagons ��� including one with  a rear-facing rear seat. And, with all  that's new, you find those fine Chevrolet virtues of economy and practi-  6 that goes and goes on a gallon. New    cality. Stop in now and see the '59  and bigger brakes. Even new tires! Chevrolet. *Extra~cost option.  Bel Air 4-Door Sedan ��� new right down to its tires.  .&-&.  WILSON CREEK  PHONE SECHELT 10 Decision of the province to  enter the marine park field had  been more than justified by the  first year of operation, Hon.  Sarle C; Westwood, minister of  recreation and conservation  announces.  Sidney Spit Marine Park,  the first of the new areas, has  been enthusiastically received  by pleasure boat owners and  an independent survey conduc-  Guaranteed  Watch &  Jewelry Repairs  Chi  iris* Jewelers  Mail ��rders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on tlie Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  VOWS BEAUTY SALON  will haye an extra operator on THURSDAYS  and FRIDAYS, by appointment.  Phone GIBSONS 38  NOW IS THE TIME TO GET YOUR NEW  PERMANENT FOR CHRISTMAS  Gibsons Social Welfare Club  LEGION HALL 8 p_m.���MONDAY, OCT. 20  I  Now Is The Time  To Think Of Winter III  SAVE REAL MONEY ON FUEL BILLS  INSULATE YOUR HOME  NOW  Fiberglass in Rolls & Batts  Rockwool in Rolls & Batts  Zclnolite ��� Loose Fill  LET   US   ESTIMATE  YOUR   COST  ALSO  Weather Stripping��� Polythene  COVERING FOR WINDOWS  Gibsons Building Supplies Ltd.  PHONE GIBSONS 53  Install Electro-  Ray for real economy  and comfort. America's finest  modern electric heating system pro-    ' '^^^^^^MiC'l^  /vides lower heating costs, lower installation      ^KiMA^A  "*$$>y>i**  costs, years of thrifty trouble-free heating comfort. &&?  *��%  ��� Avt*m_t*te thermostat cwtSrol ta  ���v��ry room.  �� Safe, ctoan, worry-freo fi����t.  �� No moving part* ��� qvlot�� ovm  heat always.  ��� Spot* saving���no wasted wall  ���   space. <<  ��� Install anytime In a matter al  hours. >  fofa*M&  !&**-�����  SEE YOUR AUTHORIZMD.M��M��R.NOYL  m -"eeiric Co. Hi  Phone GIBSONS 162  ted for the provincal parks  branch has confirmed the findings of the now well known  Survey, of Yachting, produced  earlier by the parks organization. Mr. Westwood pointed  out that some interesting figures had been uncovered' by'  the new survey.  -' Fifty-eight thousand pleasure, boats operate in British  ColurrJbia waters (including the  interior lakes) of which 40,000  are located in the lower coastal  area of Vancouver Island and  the Lower Mainland.   .     '  ' One hundred, and sixty thousand persons, or one in seven  of our British Columbia population within the lower coastal area, have access to pleasure  craft;  The highest concentration of  pleasure boat owners is on  Vancouver Island w^iere one  . household in every five now  has a pleasure boat of some  type. \  Mr. Westwood concluded  that the development of the  marine park system willl be  continued in as rapid a manner as possible by his provincial parks branch.  A program to install boat  launching ramps of a type tested this summer by the Department of Recreation and Conservation, at suitable points  throughout the lakeshore areas  of the province, has also "been  announced.  '-Experimental launching  strips of a. concrete and steel  Port Mellon  BY ANNETTE MARLEAU  ��  Alex   Booth   and  son   from  . Deep Cove, visited his brother  ���and family, Mr. and Mrs. William Booth.  Miss   Florence   Lyall, . one  time  office  employee of Port  ' Mellon,   visited  Mr. and Mrs.  James Swan. .  Mrs.  Dorothy  Schindle and  children were weekend guests  of Mrs. Schindle's parents, _V_r.-  and Mrs. George McDonald.  Mr. and Mrs. C.B. Davies  spent the Thanksgiving weekend with their daughter and  family, Mr. and Mrs. Doug Rae  of Port Alberni.  and Mr. and Mrs. Dusty Rhodes  Mr. and Mrs. Liridy Wood  were recent guests of Mr. and  Mrs. Chris Wood and Mr. and  Mrs. Jim Calder of Dogpatch.  Thanksgiving weekend  guests of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon  xayior were Mr. and Mrs.  Trevor Watson, with Linda and  Valarie of Vancouver.  Mrs.. Sehilie of Vancouver  visited her daughter and family, Mr. and Mrs. Wiliiam  Swartz for Thanksgiving.  Mrs. Joe Latham is visiting  her daughters and family, Pat  and Sylvia in Port Aibern.  Mr.   and   Mrs.   John Stray-'  horn   were   ih   Vancouver   to  bring their son Bruce and nephew Barry Legh home for the  holiday. .  Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Graham, have returned from a holiday on Vancouver Island.  They visted David at Qualicum  College, also Mr. and Mrs.  James Thompson, one time  Mellonites, and other friends  at Victoria.  Mr. and Mrs* James Swan  were in Kelowna and points of  interest to the States on their  vacation. While in Kelowna,  Mrs. Swan attended the annual board of directors convention for school districts.     ..  David Doren is home from  Qualicum* College for Thanksgiving.  Mrs. N. Marleau and Annette have returned from a trip  to Seattle.  Gerda and David Sherman  are home for Thanksgiving,  also Pat Peterson. All three  are attending UBC.  interlaced type.: popular in  Washington State were constructed: at Cultus Lake early  this spring and have proven to  be both economic and durable,"  Mr. Westwood said. "We are  happy with the result of our  experiments."  The ramps are constructed  of interlocking'concrete planks  which contain steel reinforcing  and steel connecting strip's..  They are extremely simple to  construct and have proved to  be practically indestructible to  the ravages of wave action  while having sufficient flexibility to fit existing beach contours. As they are laid over  existing contours, they are not  normally subjected to covering  by sand drift.  "Under the long term construction program the next installations will be-made at Al-  ouette Lake in Garilbaldi Park  and at the newly opened Shus-  wap Lake Park near Celista,''  Mr. Westwood said.  Kato the milkman  Over 40 years ago, when  Hopkins Landing consisted of  the big new Hopkins' home at  cne end of the beach and their  little old home at the other  end of it, the weekend visitor  strolling on the skid roads that  threaded their vague way uphill occasionally heard the  clink of bottles and saw a  bearded, smiling little man  with a number of sacks swung  round his middle.  For a moment, for he matched his surroundings so well  that he faded into them as one  watched him.  In another land he would  -have been one of the "wee folk  of the v glens," but the visitor  on making enquiry was simply told that this was -'Kato,"  the milkman," and the only  other information forthcoming  was that he was a Finn.  It was not long -after the  sailing ship days, and the belief that the Finns had magic  was still strong. Even for a  Finn to have produced milk Tithe tangled wilderness back of  Hopkins took magic, and a lot  more, and "Kato" had it.  From those pioneer days until his death that little man  made two blades of grass grow  where orie grew before, and  . and had a long, happy _ife doing it. Now He has left us, 'but  the memory remains^ Milk now  comes to Hopkins along the  black-top road, in cartons: from  large metal trucks, refrigerated, homogenized and pasteurized, but there was one thing  in which Kato's milk topped  the present ��� day supply, Kato's  milk had cream on it. -���Eric  Thomson*  Winter Is Coming  Put your Car  in Shape Now  Chains, Snow Tires  Antifreeze    ���  i  'S  SERVICE STATION  Sechelt Highway  GIBSONS 220K  SALES & SERVICE  FOR ,_������  NEW McCULLOUGH  CHAIN. SAWS  Self Oiling  fi  si, w' ���*"-��'������ -'%  l&mk i^-yjUt*?'***^'.:-.-!  .-�����'*��>4*v> -' - *    numbers <�� *u . i; nomb�� "    \   fg  \'��'<' A',^A\ t ".out o*n ���*** ^r����sr*&  4    Coast NowSjv Octv: 16   1958.   T . ���'.���;; r~r^���*' <, ���'}. '   ' ��� ' '���r-��'  VISIT?LA_, VEGAS  Mr; and Mrs; Gary Murdoch  of  Hfeadlands   Road,   Gibsons,,  enjoyed a  restful time at the,  fabulous   Flamingo   Hotel    in  Las Vegas, Nevada. The Murdochs   -were   accompanied    by  Mrs.    Murdoch's   sister   from  Los Angeles,  Edna Cleveland.  Commercial and Sports1  Hardware���Dry  Goods  Interior & Marine  Hassans Store  PENDER HARBOUR 182  Prepare Your Feet for Winter  FOOTWEAR FOR ALL THE FAMILY  WIGARD'S SHOE STORE  PHONE SECHELT 25G  DENTIST  Dr. A. W. M. Robertson will open  WED., OCT. 15  in same building as Dr. Wright  ((Formerly. Dr. Anderson's Office)  OFFICE HOURS  WED., THURS., SAT., ��� 9-5  PHONES  OFFICE ��� Gibsons 325 Mrs. Davies ��� 'Gibsons 252 Coast News Oct. 16  1953.    5  15 words for 55  cent! plus  three cents a word oyer 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.  i Cash with order. A cha'rge of  :. 10 cents is made for billing.  Classified   advertisements   accepted up to 5 p.m. Tuesdays.  Legals ��� 17  cents per count  line   for   first   insertion.    13  cents per count line for each  consecutive insertion. . t  Consecutive rates available.  Classified display ��� 77c per  column inch.  * AGREEMENT  It is - agreed by any adver tis-,  er requesting space that liability of the Coast News in event  of failure td publish an advertisement or in event that errors occur "in publishing of an  advertisement shall be limited  to the amount paid by the ad-  ertiser for that portion of the  advertising space occupied by  the incorrect item only, and  that there shall be no liability  in any evjeht beyond amount  paid for such advertisement.  No responsibility is accepted  by the ^ews^aper when copy  is not'submitted in writing or  verified in writing.  TOTEM FLASHES  19 acres on-good roadi A  bargain at $3100, ;    ,; .  3V_ acres close, to schools  and new shopping centre. 115  foot   frontage. $1350.  v Tickets' for' Mart Kenney  t)anee are going fast. You will  have to hurry.  ' Only one beach lot left at  Redroofs. 63 feet frontage on  sheltered beach. $3150.  5 acres close to highway with  small cottage, good creek. Level land. $4200 with $1250 down*  See Dick Kennett for these  and other (bargains at Totem  Realty, phone 44, Gibsons.  COMING EVENTS  Oct. 18, 7 p.m., Mothers' Circle  of DeMolay Turkey Dinner,  Legion Hall,' Gibsons. Entertainment. Admission, $1.50  4-18-1  Oct. 24, L.A. to Canadian Legion sale of handicrafts and refreshments. Legion Hall, Gibsons, 2-4 p.m. * 2-9-1  Nov. 14, O.EjS-. Bazaar and  Tea, 2:30, School Hall, Gibsons. 5-16-c  Nov. 21, St. Aidan's Fall* Bazaar, Parish Hall, Roberts  Creek, 2 p.m. v   ������  , ���:   .-���������.  Dec. 5 - 6, Roberts Creek "Fantasy" Variety Show, Roberts  Creek Players'  Club.  IN MEMORIAM  In loving memory of George T.  Smith who passed away Sept.  .24, 1957. :"  Your interpretations  of the  Bible andiswonderful talks were  and still are so helpful to me.  Ever remembered by  �����.'. Lillian Smith  CARD OF THANKS  We extend our heartfelt thanks  t6 all our' friends for ' their  many kind acts of sympathy in  the loss of our beloved sister.  ]Vir^. Richardson and Mrs. Day  WORK* WANTED,  Housework by the hour, mending, sewing. Phone Gibsons  74A.  50' lot, close in, bulldozed,  ready for building. $900 cash..  V* acre with 2 bedroom  house, situated close to school,  stores, and beach. $2500 cash.  Comfortable 2 bedroom  hous�� right in Gibsons, good  location close to good beach.  $5,250 on terms.  Now available, more lots in  the beautiful Langdale Heights  Name your-size.  Phone or call into Totem  Realty and see -Kay Butler  albout, these.  Always better buys at  TOTEM REALTY  Gibsons, B.C.  BOARD AND ROOM  Board and room for 1 working  man, Gibsons. P.O. Box 109,  Gibsons. . , ���   2-16-p.  MISC. FOR SALE  1957 Oldsmobile, excellent condition, power steering and  brakes, autoinatic transmission  Apply House 99, Port Mellon,  or write Box 143, Port Mellon.  HAVE YOU HEARD?  While Mary Rudolph is in hospital, Jean Lissiman is distributing her AVON products.  Just call Jean at Gibsons 128Y  and she will be glad to show  you the new holiday catalogue  and all the specials.    ': .'   - ��� i ,  5-6 Lawrence 2 drum winch, 3  speed transniissioh, in good  shape, $1200; 32 ft. gillnetter  ���4 cylinder new Ford marine  engine, fresh. water cooled,: 3  to 1 reduction, hull in good  shape, $2500. Contact Len' Larson, Madeira Park Resort for  further information.   .   ���    I.       .       ���  ���  ;" ���        ���  Whte enamel' -garbage burner  with water jacket, $50. Phone  Sechelt 237K,?   ? ?      .    ?,     ���  10 lily bulbs, $6; "different var- {  ieties  and hardy: Enquire for ,  other   .varities.   John   Cdrlett,  Gibsons 11 IK.     '    ?   \  JOHN  COLERIDGE  REALTY  Since 1945  ~(NOTA_iY. rUBLIC)  $5,000, down, 2 br., complete  bathroom, fireplace, wall to  wall carpet, superlative view,  lovely grounOSj full basement  with lovely room. Wired for  220. Gibsons' finest home.  Terms to suit, immediate possession.  Call at  Georgian Block, near P.O."  Phone 37 & 199, Gibsons  DRUMMOND REALTY  For   rent: * Comfortable furnished 2 bedroom home.  Will trade 32 foot trailer for  property.  Always has good buys  Notary Public  Gibsons Phone 39 ',.  PROPERTY WANTED - ]  WANTED! ��� >  Waterfront property anywhere '=  on the Peninsula. Clients waiting. ,     ���;���  SECHELT INSURANCE  AGENCIES  TOM DUFFY  Member, Vancouver  Real  Estate Board  Sechelt 22 or 158 >  Wanted to buy waterfront acre-  age   north   of  Sechelt.   Unim- -.-  proved    preferred  but   would  consider unoccupied improved ���>  property. 'Commercial .timber ;  no object. Melvin Forbes, 1722  Corbet,   Bremmerton, Wash.  TO RENT '.,  Unfurnished 1 bedroom self-  contained suite, $30. Phone  Gibsons 117X. tfn  At Wilson Creek,  good house,  modern, 3 acres cleared, splendid    TV    reception,    chicken  ;  house and   garage. Phone Se- ?  chelt 166.  ��� . '   \ 2-9-c  3 room furnished suite, $40. 2 s  room,furnished suite, $30. Ph.  Gibsons 82Y. tfn  CONSTRUCTION     "?"     '..  .  BUILDING  & ROAD  CONSTRUCTION  Dump   trucks for   hire,   sand,  gravel and  crushed  rock.  BULLDOZING  ROY GREGGS  Halfmoon   Bay,    Ph.    Sechelt  183G.       ������;  ? RAN VERNON  Construction��� Alterations  Repairs ��� Concrete work  7   Sand, gravel & cr. rock.  Special price  on   gravel' fill.  Gibsons 173Q. tfn  Chimney sweeper in Granthams, does stoves and chimneys. Phone Gibsons 315. 8-11-c  BUSINESS SERVICES  EMPLOYERS!  Did you  know  EMBEZZLEMENT   of   money  and merchandise exceeds $500  million ��� twice all burglary  losses!   Blanket   bond   covers  employees   without   embarrassment. GET ONE!  Contact  TOM DUFFY  SECHELT INSURANCE  AGENCIES  .:.:, Phone Sechelt 22 or 158     .  ANNOUNCEMENT  ���Cheats^ of ^drawers,    middle  slides, ? ?$}8��0 ? airtd? ^;-d��v?n.  cl-airs, screen?dOOT$,: anything;^  iii   .forniture:?? and : Cabinets.,  Saws filed. Galleys -Wpodwork  ing shop, G-b%-^;212Wi?-?::;v:.;,.'  MAX PROP?     ^  CHARTERED  ACCOUNTANT  ;    3346 .West 41st Ave.,  .::v,;Vancouver,^_3.C.>:-?'.    ?'���  Telephone KE4999M>  Gibsons 151'  1000 gallon oak ? tank with  stand. Enamelled steel wood  and coal-range with new water  jacket. Electric stove with 3 elements and large oven (not  rangette) Hydraulic ram with  quantity pipe. Phone Sechelt  166. - 2-9-c.  Heavy. horse, with collar and  some harness. $100. Apply F.  Hewitt, Box 156. Port Mellon.  1953 International Vz ton, $450  or swap for tractor^- Terms. Sechelt 31Y. AC. Bain.        3-9-c  :     TIMBER  CRUISING  KM. Ben^!l987; Cornwall -St.,  Vjincouver   9,   Phone   CEdar  S$ray and. brush, painting; Al-  s$ paper,, hanging. Jv, MeU_tt$.  Phone Gibsons 33.   , 'HH  WATCH ftEPAIBJS    ���fc'  Oil   stove,  wicfev^urfterj**��� $20.  Beamish, corner Rocky Rd! &"  Fletcher,   Gibsoi-S.   yA.    3-9-p  r 35 -ft. trolledf''Be-ir:^sl-thd'',  " Crown XJhrysler, new stove and  ��� ?gurdies. At ^Daly's Float. Phone  y Pender ilferbour-476. 3-9-e  ���'51 General Motors panel truck  Good buy $400. Phone Gibsons  39 or 83R. 3-2-P  Used electric- and ��� gaa ranges,  also oil ranges.' C & S Sales,  Phone SecheH 3.     ?  i 'V ���   ���  -    ���  Service Fuels. Large loads,  good alder,- softie fir: Phone  Gibsons 1730J..       -  WANTED ;  DIRECTORY  MARSHALL'S  PLUMBING  HEATING &   SUPPLIES  Phone Gibsons 134, 104, or 33  '     .    gibsons  BUILDING SUPPLIES  LTD.  "WE   CARRY  THE   STOCK"  Phone Gibson's  53  LIST US HELP YOU  PLAN NOW  C. E. SICOTTE  BULLDOZING    SERVICE  ��� , Land   Clearing  Road Building  Logging" ��� Landscaping  x   FREE   ESTIMATES  Phone 232 ��� Gibsons  TELEVISION  SALES AND SERVICE  ?������������-������ Dependable Service \y  {IICHTER'S RADIO -r T-V  Fine Home Furnishings  ' Major^Appliances  Record Bar  Phone 6 Sechelt  Electrical work  all types  SIM  ELECTRIC LTD.  Phone Secbelt 161  Eves. 130 or 19R ,  ^atch and Jewelry .Repairs  Marine Men's Wear. Agents  tot-  W. H.    Grass-ie.    Fast  reBable service- ' "'���**?.  ��� i-  ��� "-������  ^|?dr Guaranteed Watch and  Jewelry jtepairi  ��ee- Gfe-SS's  J^kel^rs,^Sechelt. Work done  ��� on;;the premises. - -to  PBINTING  Home for female Labrador, 5  months old-Phone Gbsons 130  or; write Bo^e^yGribsons. J  Oil heater,' gtibd .. condition.  Phone  paTtieUia^ to  Gibsons  116X. "   iAi*K '   ������  Siriall cement ^mixer.. ..W.: ISfy-  gren,; Gibsons  13.  Used -furniture, or what have  *iy��u?, Al's ^Used - Furniture, Gifo-  -������ siros-P--6rie^243? *"'. '? ������*" t "',  iNSURANCE  GIBSONS PLUMBING  Heating, Plumbing  Qnick,/efficient, sorvice  /   Phoi-a Gibsons 93R.  CHIMNEY~8.  OIL ��� STOVES  v      SERVICED  .? Gibsons 177K'  Phone- Collect from Sechelt  ~ and Pender Harbour'" '��� ���  THRIFTEE   STORES"  vLeft of Posl Office  P^bsdh^ B.CV  ; I^f.jdquari--r3 for Wool  ;-; Phone Gibscns 34F  Notipn ������ Cfr>ds Toys  MisceL. ne as Gifis  DIRECTORY (Cpntinued)  John Tom  DAVIS & ROBILLIARD  Sechelt, B.C.  Electrical Com tractors  '-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.  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  HILL'S   MACHINE    SHOP  Cold Weld Process  Engine Block Repairs  Arc, Acy. Welding  Precision Machinists  Phone 54 Residence 152  ���      PENINSULA TELEVISION     -  Radio  and TV  SALES & SERVICE  Phone Gibsons 303  DORIS BEAUTY SAI_ON~  GIBSONS  Up to date hair styling  Permanents  1 For appointment Ph Gibsons 38  :��� PENINSULA     CLEANERS  Cleaners for the Sechelt  Peninsula  > Phone:  Gibsons 100  *'     STANLEY W.  DICKSON  Accountant and-Auditor  GARDEN  BAY  PENDER HARBOUR  (Next to Lloyd's Store)  Phone Pender Harbour 353  LET US HELP YOU  ./PLAN NOW  For  your  Construction Needs  :>' All types of  :  BUILDING or ALTERATIONS  and LIGHT GRADING    ,  .   Smith & Peterson ConsJruciioX-  Ltd.  Phone 28. 85 or 90Q, Gibsons  Sun-Co Electric Co. Ltd.  For anything  electrical  call  .        Wiring and Heating  We serve the Peninsula  Bob Little, Phone Gibsons 162.  D.J. ROY, P. Eng., B.C.L.S.  LAND, ENGINEERING  v  months over a 32-year period  'of 28.7 degrees, Kelowna is  chosen by many elderly people-  as an ideal place to settle upon  their retirement. There are facilities for a variety of sports,  including a fine golf course,  an artificial-ice curling rink  and a modern memorial arena.  Summer sports centre around  the excellent Aquatic Club.  What Radio History Was Mads  From Glace Bay?  Radio history was made at  Glace Bay, N. S. when it. became  the first place in North America  to establish radio conununication  with Europe. Marconi, inventor  of the radio, first made contact  with Europe by radio in 1902  from a nearby promontory named  Table Head.  The settlement is described as  primarily a mining town, with  the Dominion Coal Company  operating the Mghly-mechanized  coal' mines that stretch far" out  > under the sea. Other' industries  include the shore fisheries and  two plants to freeze and process  the fish. Glace Bay was named  for the spring ice, blown in from  the Gulf of St. Lawrence, that  often packs' the bay.  _fM ��..-/-.-:_-V  P.O. Box 37, Gibsons  1334 West Pender St.,  Vancouver S. MU 3-7477.  A. E. RITCHEY  TRACTOR WORK  ��� Clearing, Grading, Excavating  Bulldozing, Clearing Teeth.  FOR RENT  Arches, Jacks, Pumps  ?' Phone Gibsons 176  /-���. PLUMBING  <?��� General Repairs, Welding,  yBas��board Hot water heating.  *;���:.;." Estimates given  TED CHAMBERS  Phones, Sechelt 57F ���  176H  Homo   and  Industrial  Wiring  Electrical  Heating  Radios, Appliances,. TV Service  .����������� GIBSONS    ELECTRIC  Phone 130  Authorized GE Dealer  TRADER'S   ACCOUNTING  SYNDICATE  Public  accountants  ? Stationery supplies  Photo-copy service  Z       Box  258,   Gibsons  .    207 W. Hastings, Vancouver  Phones: Gibsons (office), 251.  (res) 285  Vancouver, MU3-1719  .....-.- (res) FR   4657  Hours, 8:30 to 5:30, Mon to Fri.  or by appointment  '        FOR BRICKiTaYING  CUT STONE fe SLATE WORK  ~; Ph. Giosons 217Q  A.R. Simpkins  What  town  was   named  after  t_he grizzly bear.  Kelowna, administrative and  selling centre of the central  B.C. fruit and vegetable industries, _ located on Okanagan  Lake, 80 miles from the U.S.  border, got its name from a  ���corruption of the Indian word  tablished the first mission of  for "Grizzly bear." Father  Pandosy, an oblate priest, es-  the Okanagan Valley here in  1859. In "1893 the post office  was established, and in 1905  the community was incorporated as a  city.  Since the end of the Second  World War. large numbers of  prairie people of European extractions have takekn up residence in Kelowna, but prior  to that the population was pre-  dominently British. "This is reflected in the wealth of flower  gardens, both public and private which show the influence  pf British and European styles  of horticulture. The city has  the reputation of being, a clean,  progressve community - minded,^ fruit growing ^centre,, but  \ other* industries have*"h6TpfeS  to maike Kelowna an important  link in the province's industrial  growth. ���  Besides lumbering, which is  the second industry in importance, this B.C. --Interior" hub  attracts many tourists with its  sports fishing and excellent  aquatic facilities. Its international regatta ��� claimed to be  Canada's greatest water show'  ��� draws many outstanding  competitors each year.     ������"*���    ,  -With an average annual precipitation of only 12.5 inches,  and an average mean temperature   for   the   three   winter  Where is Ontario's smallest  township?  The smallest township in  Ontario is Adolphustowri, some  "times referred to as the Ply  mouth Rock of Ontario. It is  situated 31 miles southwest of  Kingston, at the entrance of the  Bay of Quinte from Lake Ontario. It was founded by United  Empire Loyalists in 1784 and  named after the tenth son of  George III. A stone obelisk  commemoratesL . its founding.  The church;built by the Loyalists is still standing and in  use as the parish hall.  The community set a precedent for Ontario on March 6,  1792/ by holding a town meeting, a limited measure of self  government which the Upper  Canada Legislative Assembly  legalized in July 1793. James  Noxon of Adolphustown was  one of the organizers of .the  Canadian Society  of   Friends.  Cburch Services  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomews,    Gibsont  8 a.m. Holy Communion  11 a.m. Harvest Festival  :  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  11 a.m. Sunday School  3:00 p.m.. Evensong  ,     St. Hilda's    Sechelt  11 a.m. Sunday School  7.30 p.m. Evensong  UNITED  7   Gibsons  9.45 a.m. Sunday School  11 a.m. Divine Service      j  Roberts C"eek. 2 p.m.  Wilson  Creek  Sunday School 11 a.m.  3:30 p.nl. Divine Service  The Community Chusch  Port Mellon, 7.30 p.*-..  ST.' VINCENT'S  Holy Family,  Sechelt.    9 a.m.  St. Mary's, Gibsons, 10.30 a.m.  Port Mellon,   first  Sunday of  each month at 11.35 a.m. .  CHRISTIAN SCIENTISTS  ./Church service and.Sunday  School, 11 a.m. in Roberts  Creek United Church  PENTECOSTAL  11  a.m. Devotional  9.45 a.m. Sunday School  7:30 p,.m. Evangelistic Service  Mid-week services as  announced  Bethal   Baptist   Church  7:30  P.M.,  Wed.,  Prayer  11:15 A.M., Worship Servtc#  Sunday School, 10 a.m.  Pender Harbour Tabernacle  Sunday School. 10 a.m.  12:00 a.m.'Morning  Service  7:30 p.m. Wednesday    Prayer Meeting  Edward Surtees  Mir. Edward Surtees wishes to announce that he has  taken over Ithe, business of Aggett Agencies Ltd., Sechelt, B.C.  from Mr. W. W. Wright. ,    ?,  Mr. Surtees.has had many years experience in this line  of business and trusts thai you will give him. every opportunity  to serve and advise you in  all your insurance requireansnts.  The business .will be carried on in the same place and  under -the same name "Aggett Agencies Ltd.", Sechelt, B. C  He will be glad to have you drop La to his office and  become acquainted.  C and S SALES, SERVICE  Agents  For   ���  .  Propane Gas ,  ' i'    Combination Gas^ Ranges  Sales and   Installations  Free Estimates  Electric and Gas Hoi Plates  FURNITURE  LINOLEUMS  - Phone 3 Sechelt '���.  TO ALL VETERANS  I  Your   prir-.er-   is   as near, as  yoiir ieiephoh^"a. 45-Q.  Fire, * Auto, Liability. Prompt  courteous service. Totem Realty, Gibsons  AJfr   CAMPBELL  REFRIGF ,<ATlON  SALES AMD SERVICE  Commercial Domestic  W-lson Cre^k  F"-ono Sechelt 83Q  ���������'.'���   MRS.  G.  PORTER  :M Gertrude Teresa Porter, 69,  "Grantharnjs Landing, who died  vQct.   13,   leaves   her husband,  .'James,   two   daughters,   Mrs.  Phylis Selmar of Skagway, Al-  ���-' aska-and Mrs. Teresa Smith of  Snag, Yukon, als�� a son, Lawrence, at home and five grandchildren. There  is   also a sis-  Ur   in  England.  The   funeral  service took place Thursday at  fr   p.m.   at  St. Bartholomew's  Ahfeiican    church    with    Rev.  Denis Harris officiating.   Burr  ial was made in Seaview Cemetery. Graham's Funeral Home  was in charge  IN CONNECTION WITH  W m :fLmm yJF%\  LEGEON  HALL - Gibsons  FR3., OCT. 24 - 8 p.m,  FURTHER DETAILS NEXT WEEK roouraistric  By JUDITH FLETCHER  Mr. and Mrs. Walter Benson  Seattle, are -visiting Mr. and  Mrs. Bill Evans of the B. & M.  Resort for a few days.  Gordon Klein of Kleindale  spent a few days in Vancouver during the week.  . Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Douglas of Lesquetti Island are  spending the week in Pender  Harbour.  Mr. and Mrs. C. MacAuiey  of Vancouver spent the past  two weeks cruising Pender  Harbour waters.  Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Cook  of Egmont were visitors tOoGar-  den Bay during the week, and  have since left for their new  home on Nelson Island.  Mrs. James Love of Garden  Bay  was   a   recent visitor to  Vancouver.  Mrs. Bertha Birchall of Sinclair Bay is: on a two weeks  holiday in Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. Art Harding  of Billings Bay -were in Pender  Harbour. on Saturday last.  "Mrs. Celena Wise of Vancouver has returned to her home  after spending two weeks hol-  daying in Pender Harbour.  , ' Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Kaatz  and son, of Vancouver, spent  Thanksgiving Day holiday with  Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Davis of  Garden Bay.  Mrs. Janet Lyons of Garden  Bay, accompanied by Holly  and 'Kenny, spent the weekend  in Vancouver visiting Mrs.  Frank Lyons.  ^  SECHELT THEATRE  FRI.; OCT. 17 ��� 7 & 9 p.m.  VAN JOHNSON ��� MAR1TNE CAROL  "Action Of The Tiger"  TECHNICOLOR  SAT., OCT.  18 ��� 7 & 9 p.m-  FESS PARKER  "Great Locomotive Chase"  TECHNICOLOR  MON., TUES., OCT. 20 & 21 ��� 3 p.m.  SAL MINEO ��� SUSAN KOHNER  '   a r\ _��� _-_ J-.��  ,, THURS., OCT. 22 & 23 ��� 8 p.nt-  DOUBLE   FEATURE  STEVE TERREL ��� ANNE NEYLAND  "Motorcycle Gang"  plus'  - marla kuhogh ��� robt. tudewali  "Jedda"  ,       .     TECHNICOLOR  REGULAR ADMISSION  Same Night ��� Same Time��� Same Place. " ���  ���  16  GIBSONS SCHOOL HALL ��� 8 p.m. SHAliP  BIG CASH PRIZES  $5��� $10-$15 - $25 - $50  | Don't Miss First Game $10  SUNSHINE COAST WELFARE FUND  more  enjoyment  naturally  SICKS' CAPiLAMO  BREWER Y LIMITED  ���53-48  Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Wilson  of Vancouver were registered  at the Pender Harbour Auto  Court for the weekend.  Mr. and Mrs. Lucky Stiglitz  and family have moved.from  Whiskey Slough and ,are now  living at Hassan's Landing.  James Brown of Irvine's  Landing has left for Clowhom  Falls where he will spend some  time.  Mrs. William Pieper and son  William, of West Vancouver  spent the Thanksgiving holiday with Mr. Peiper at Irvine's  Landing.  Roberts Creek  By Mrs. M. Newman  From Vancouver to spend  Thanksgiving at their summer  home were Mr. and Mrs. Ben  Fellowes and family.  Mrs. Edith Wilson, former  resident, 'from Vancouver vis-  ted friends on Sunday.  Spending a week or so at the  Covemton summer home are  Mr. and Mrs. N. Cameron. Mrs.  Cameron is the former Maureen O'Brien, granddaughter of  Dr. Covemton. *���* ���  Miss Sheila Smith spent the,  weekend in Seattle -where she  attended, as bridesmaid, the  wedding of her cousin, Gail  Turner and Naeman Sheppard.  6... Coast News Oct.  16,  1958.  Sechelt News  BY MRS. A.A. FRENCH  Mr. V.F. Dunn (Pop) recently celebrated his 88th ibirthday  in Shaughnessy Military hospital. Mrs. Dunn and family  went to the hospital for the  event where Pop had a nice  party. For many years employed by Dominion government as  linemen, Pop is known and respected from Pender Harbour  to Gibsons. He is a veteran of  World War I and a member of  the Canadian Legion.  Mrs. Horace Johnson is visiting her family the* Leo Johnsons for a few days.  Mr. and Mrs. S. Parent of  the Peninsula Athletic Club  have as guests for a Thanksgiving holiday, Mr. and Mrs.  :t red Bridges and Mr. and Mrs.  Douglas Bridges of Edmonds,  Wash.  Dick Kline from Seattle is  here with his parents Mr. and  Mrs. George Wardrope, at  Wakefield Inn for the holiday.  Two new members initiated  in the Ladies Auxiliary to the  Sechelt Branch, Canadian Legion, are Mrs. Pat Osborne and  Mrs. Vivien Reeves.  Carl Peterson arrived here  for the holiday weekend to be  with his wife, Jessie.  CUB PRESENTATION  -'���-The :r Sechelt Cubs -presented  one of their leaders, Tom iCbbii-  liard of Porpoise Bay, with an  ebony d_sk set for long and faithful service when he tendered his  resignation at their first meet-,;  ing of the season Oct. 1 in. the  Church hall. ���  _v_aine is named from an ancient province of France of the  same name.  &   BUftDlNG   SUPPLIES  Giroctay Sawmills Ltd.  Vancouver  PHONE  1803 Granville   BAY 2141  �� Trees grow from three places  only ��� the branch. tips, and the  root tips increase the length, and  he cambium layer (which is the  slippery layer just inside the  bark)   increases the diameter.  Guaranteed Watch &  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  I  *0  I  0*  %0  |  0*  i  0\  I  0\  I  \0   ���  J  \  PENDER HARBOR BOARD OF TRADE  Mb  CENTENNIAL  &  COMMUNITY  HALL ��� MADEIRA  PARK  I  1  I  I  I  FRIDAY, OCT. 24)  7  p.m.  MELLONAIRES ORCHESTRA  ;    ADMISSION $2.50   .  ' (ADULTS ONLY)    .  S-K"  I  t  I  i  I  " ��� , , O .  TICKETS AVAILABLE AS FOLLOWS: I  .".' GIBSONS: (TOTEM REALTY I  . ���'���    SECHELT: CHRIS' JEWELERS ' I  PENDER HARBOR: HASSANS '-^ A. A. LLOYD j  MADEIRA PK. STORE��� R. MURDOCH ��� W. PEIPER |  ���CM  ���CM  ���CM  ���CM  ���CM  ���<"M  ���OM  ���CM  The Bank of Nova Scotia  brings you another new service:  *.,���* ���.-.���..-.���.    *ffv   .y. ���*,,*. y    jtj...  GET A BANK LOAN EASILY,  FOR ANY WORTHWHILE PURPOSE  through the  Here's news for you! The Bank of Nova  Scotia introduces a complete consumer lending program���Scotia Plan Lo^ns���designed  to serve the credit needs of Canadians. This  means you may borrow quickly, easily, and  economically!  You can get a low cost Scotia Plan Loan  to buy a car or truck for example, to consolidate debts, to meet unexpected expenses  such.as medical bills . . . and these.loans  .will be life insured at no extra cost to  youl Scotia Plan includes loans on your  signature���on your homefurnishings���andon  your autprnobilei  You don1, have to be a BNS customer to  borrow money through Scotia Plan*  Repayment of your Scotia Plan Loan is  made convenient for you. The BNS is as  interested as you are in keeping your finances  on a sound basis.., and the monthly deposits  on your Scotia Plan Loan are tailored to your  own budget needs.  Your Scotia Plan Application is handled  promptly. . . In most cases, you'll have  your loan within 24 hours. You'll be delight  ed with the absence of red tape.  The time to find out about Scotia Plan is  NOW ... We will be happy to discuss a  Scotia-Plan Loan with you. Just visit the  of any branch of the BNS. Why not come ia  soon?  e  BANK -of NOVA SCOT  More than 500 branches across. Canada  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor  Control Board or by the Government of British  Columbia.  mmmm amssmwaaDHMiijiJimmmtiammmummmf^  The CORPORATION ��f The VILLAGE  mm  9.  TAKE NOTICE that copies of the Provisional Municipal  Voters' List for 1958 will be and are posted at "the Municipal Hall as of October 20th, 1958.        "::  7;;":'  AN1> FURTHER TAKE NOTICE that a COURT of REVISION, to revise and correct the said List will be held  in the Municipal Hall, Gibsor^,'iB.C., on the first day  of Noveinber, 1958, at Ten o'clock in the forenoon.  ROBERT BURNS,  :'������-.'.     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By  Thomas Humphries  AfUiCLE   8  London is a fabulous city and,  in two Weeks, one is only able  to   hit   the high spots. With a  population  of ten  (millions and  a. huge temporary population of  tourists^ and   visitors from ' all  over the globe it is not surprising that'it is somewhat congested and, with its narrow streets,  it is indeed.surprising that traffic can .move at all, but it does:,  without any worse traffic jams  than .we see in Vancouver.   *  Parking is prohibited on all  main streets and 'No Waiting'  signs abound. There are no parking meters as yet in London ,  nor, as far as we could see, in  any other English cities, but, I  .see by the press that meters are  to be tried out in London in the  near future. Parking must be a?  tough problem for ��� a stranger  but the Londoner seems to know  all the squares and back streets,  where parking is allowed and. we  saw.quantities of parked cars in  these places in our wanderings  around London.  H��tc*��rmtre?fori  ;��� V>?? yAZ .'/:}  ���   'Amp^.y^.   7"'���. 'y'^yZ "' ^fc.H. (Gerry). MCD-QNAtb?f &   ^y ���  IVILSON CREEK ' "'" y '^.^CHI^y-ZZ^'ZA  STANMRD m COMPANY OF W^^  /*���  'V   1-7;-'  v Otir activities' in London may  he divided into three parts, sights'  seeing, entertainment  and visiting and I will  briefly describe  them in this order. First, as to  sightseeing, the first coach tour  *we took was an  afternoon -tour  to St. Paul's Cathedral and the  Tower of London.  ���  As   we approached  St.   Pauls  we noticed >crowds oh the streets  ��� surrounding   the   building   and  : were i'nfbrnied that  the  Queen  and Prince Philip had been visiting St. Paul's that morning for?  the   purpose   of  dedicating the  new   High Altar replacing  the  one   which   was   destroyed   by?  bombing   during   the  war?? Ap-^  7 parently they had lunched* with  ;the^ bishop ?at .the^ cathedral an&  ?;*were^6xpecfed'tq:leave anyomin-,  lite? _Vs ithe cathedral was closed!  ,tn the meantime our party*%athr  J- ered on th6 steps and wer?e re-''  T^wardek^ith' a good view off their  >Royal* Highnesses when they left  in an open limousine.       '��  . ���.^ ��������� -���&   ��� ������"��  Spring & Summer Delivery  WIDE RANGE OF COLOR, STYLING, FIBERGLi-SSING  *  >������*:  8 ft. Safety Dingy, 0>mi>iette*��}&$$   ~%5&*;  1G it. Outboard Carhop.. _-,$.,    85  10 ft. V Bottom Car Top Utility ...... $    120  10 ft; Bluebird Sailor Centreboard  - $    1��>0  ;12 ft. Styl^ $y goo  12 ft. Fiberglis^Mili^SL..:-:.^!.... $ ? M)0 '  INBOARD OR OUTBOARD ��� -FINISH YOURSELF  yfti -.   ..-. y%: ���;. ::���    ������  \y jy.-y  ,,  Although   St.   Pauls   sijffered  ���'^bnsiderable damage! duriafg the*  7last-: wtx,   we noticed th|��  one  tfansept was still boarded^tip, it'  was remarkable that the?��<buiia- *  ing   did   not   suffer mofe as a  large area round St. Paiits was  conapletely clen^olished. WJg w��rib?  conducte-i?v^ui_d   the c^f-iedraL  ��� by our guide, vi/ho was an^plderly  * man, and he told) us that��he was  a fire warden during the war-  arid was on duty high u||in the  central dome when th| 'bomb;  fell which destroyed .th$ Hi&h? ���������  Altar, and when one gazes "up  into the heights of that ntiajestic  d-ime, one. can imagine fjis feel-?  : ings: yy.H:yy:'Z 'A '.. ,yZ ���'.  After   leaving   St. Pauls ; the  .?<CQ;ach took us on  a roundabout  arid, on the way, as inVfall ou_t-;  THESE BOATS DESIGNED  BY  ARCHITECT. BftANPLMAXR  ���'- ���  :'-    ;^*** ���'-' "'   :��y   ���A ��� ���.,.. .���?-���      '-.���'.:, ^ ��� i  ���*. *��� :.A-  ; 14% fl Wip-Arou|^^ii0sk z 66^?  ������Complete Fittings���Steering���Heavy Duty Fiberglass :. Bottom  16 ft. Cmi^ter Hardtop (Fiberglass) $1^115'h  ��� '������'���       Bunks, Steering, HJ.D. Fiberglass Bottom  ; 17 ft. Cruiser as Above .._.���.._������_��� $1,325  '������������������     "'���������    ,-.FlMN^^DGlf ,;:':'  ': ��� '���'' -'7   7\?  18 ft. Cruiser as Ahove^---i^-.--.- $1,650  carnival    '  a The Peninsula PTA^Councir  Joint meeting   held . a| Kleindale High school, Septi/20, |was  Awell .attended.      '      ,L.     t-'v^  ���  '���"   ; T5ie annual carnivaj of * the  Pender Harbour  PTA:?? will be  held Nov.  18 at 8 p.rii. in\ the  ," ?Cq*mmunity/;;jIall.       f      >-: ���'?���?  -; '"Les? Hempsan   attended'.to'.-  urge  all* members to, j Pin in  the . Peninsula   Overture ^;Gonr,  ceits,:'??^?;a?^ a    A '  other drives' in London, evidences  ���of the terrific damage sustained  in the last war are still plainly  visible.    Of   course,   there   are  many new modern buildings all  over  London replacing the  old  buildings which were destroyed,  but it: is   surprising how many  gaps still rerhain and how much  new construction is  still going  on. . _. ���  Wall, portions of which are still  standing and were standing a  thousand years before William  the Conqueror arrived.  A curious coincidence of our  visit to the Tower was seeing  again the Australian couple who  were our table companions on  the Empress  of England.  They  Coast News, Oct. 16, 1958.__?  happened to be visiting the  Tower, on a different tour. Leaving the Tower the coach tookj  i*_s over the Tower Bridge to the  south side of the River and back  over London to our starting point  at Cook's City office.  Arriving at the Tower of London we were conducted by our  guide through all the grounds  and rooms. We saw the courtyard where the executions took  place; the room where the two  princes were murdered; the  tower where the crown jewels  are kept, among which are the  largest diamonds in the world,  and the ravens on the Tower  Green. There is 'a superstition  that the British Empire will  come to an end when the ravens  leave the Tower so their wings  are clipped. ~We were told that  the square Norman Keep was  built by William the Conqueror  in 1087 in an angle of the Roman  route  to the  Tower of London  Guaranteed    Watch   &  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  This advertisement' is not published or displayed by the  Liquor Control Board or by" the Government of British Columbia;  I  I  r  .   There I was-in a hurry  " to go outr-and all set y  to run a bath-then Mound a  there was ho hot wafter!  Tz  i:  ^FLYING, BRIDGEv'  19 ft. Cruiser as Above -----   **      '���',:' FLYING BRIDGE  and up to 25 ft.  $1,770  ALL BOATS ARE SCREW FASTENING  No. 1 MARINE PLYWOOD ^rt_X LENGTH PANELS  FINANCING i4^^^^^^^^|  ALL   PfMCES   INCLUDE   FEDERAL   TAX  NO TELEVISION  .'? South Africa has noUeleVision,  and is not likeiy tq_ g���$ it,'soon.  Although the country is; populous  enough by Catnaaian Standards,  th^   'sparsity   of   popjiiatipn   in  ..most areas, isolation tirom' other  highly developed countries where  television is established! but priu-  cipaily the tremendous heterogeneity of the poput��itioi]L that  speaks' dozens of languages entirely different from tfiose/heard  in   Nprth America   or   ]E.urope  !? make its ��� introduction|impossible  at this stage. A    7  Minister of Posts and? Tele-  raphs; J.? J; Serfontein has announced it is governmen|; policy  that television should' not be introduced \t present..  this year  Now that we have our  automatic storage water  heater, we've got all the hot  water we need for all the  essential jobs in the house  ���laundry, dishes, house-  cleaning, and there's always  * more for baths at any  -t;  hour of the day or night.  B.C. ELECTRIC  See your plumber or appliance  dealer about enjoy-ing plenty of hot  water from an automatic electric  storage water heater ������ the  greatest blessing in the home  S796-EO  i;  i  /  .-���*>  ROBERTS CREEK  Ph. GIBSONS 216Y  Trees? like farm crops, should  . be used" when: ripe. Old mature  fftands deteriorate faster tljan  they grow and should be harvested to make room for the fasti-  growing young t.?r.-!.er.  For Best Deal En Electrical Appliances Call  JOHN   WOOD   HARDWARE   &  APPLIANCES  Phone GIBSONS 32  PARfCER��S HAimWAR^ Sedtell  Phone Sechelt 51  RICHTER'S  RADIO   & TV  CENTRE       ;  Phone SECHELT 6 . GM Trucks restyledl  Better gasoline mileage in the  -light-duty line, a wider range  -of optional equipment, and numerous engine and chassis improvements feature the 1959  Chevrolet truck line, announced  by General Motors of Canada,  Limited.  Number of models offered has*  been expanded by three to 139  on 22 different wheelbases. Gross  vehicle weight ratings range  from 4,000 to 36,000 pounds. Included are 96 conventional, 22  low-cab-forward, eight forward  control, six tandem-axle, and five  school bus chassis models, in addition to a sedan delivery and a  new luxury pickup.     -r  Functional styling introduced  in 1958 is retained/New two-  tone coloring is o__ete_";h_ the  Fleetside line, with chrothe molding accenting side panel contours. Cab interiors are restyled  with brighter trim.  In the light-duty series, major  emphasis is on fuel economy,  with an improved six-cylinder  engine that has proved in commercial tests to give up to 10  percent better mileage, and an  increase in torque at low and  medium speeds.  Brakes on half-ton models  have been improved. Rear shoes  and linings have been widened  to-provide 167% square inches  of braking surface, to assure  greater stopping power, cooler  operation^ and longer lining lite.  ��� Principal advancements in the  medium-duty line are that engines are more durable and perform better.    i  A full-flow oil filter features  a safety by-pass valve that assures constant oil circulation. A  new thermostat-controlled bypass cooling system (assures  rapid warmup, uniform temperature distribution, and constant  coolant circulation.  WHERE YOU SAVE TWO WAYS  LOWEST PRICES     BONUS BONDS  GRADE "A"  BLADE  RST  ROUND BONE  POT  ROASTS  C  Ib.  LocaINo ] POTATOES 10 n 29c  SHOULDER of LAMB      33c Ib-  LAMB CHOPS  RIB LOIN  39c lb.  BREAST OF LAMB  19c Ib.  NOW IN  GRAPE FRUIT  PINK Lge.  2  for  WHILE THEY LAST  FRESH PRAWNS "x^  60c lb  LESS of VEAL  BONELESS  75c Ib  BUY NOW. STOCK UP!  SIDES of PORK 43c lb.  ' ^ X        ���,  Phone SECHELT 1  8    Coast News. Oct. 16, tS5a,#  A new era for Roman Catholic education in B. C. opened  recently when Canada's apostolic delegate Archbishop Giovanni  p a n re o officially opened St.  . Mark's College, the fourth theological centre to be located at the  University  of B.C.  Built at a cost of $500,000, the  new college is named for Archbishop William Mark Duke, who  has worked toward its establishment for 20 years.  Principal of the college is the  Very Rev. Henry Carr, lecturer  in.. classics' at UBC, and one of  Canada's best known Catholic  educators.  The present icollege will accommodate   50   students and  other?  residential wings wiD be added  in  the  future. About  1,300 Roman Catholic students from all  parts   of   the  pro vince  arte   at  UBC this fall, according to the,  college   registrar, Rev.  Michael,.  J. Oliver.  Father' Carr says he hopes students at St. Mark's will get "the  best secular education the province can provide while obtaining  the best knowledge of their religion and the good practice of  it."  Residential students Vwll live  in bright two-bed rooms equipped with book shelves and separate desks for studlying? A library, common rooms, two committee rooms and kitchenette far  cilities are other features of th<e?  three-story 'building by arcWtect  Peter Thornton.  "Other priest's in^residehce "at  the College but lecturing at the  University are: Father 32. B.  Asllen, philosophy; Faher T. jf.  Hanrahan,! ��� history, and Father  G. McCuigan, economics. - ,?  . A Father Carr was .born in Osh-  awa, Ont., in 1880, graduated  from St. Michaels, and was> .ordained in, 1903, He continue^  there as professor and froin  1925 to 1928 was master of-  scholastics. ���;.'.���  In .1930 ..he was appointed  superior-general of bis religious? '  order, Congregation of St. Basil,  and served until 1942 when, lie  went to St. Thomas More: College,  Uiuversity of Saskatchewan, ais  superior- He joined the teaching  etettt at UBC in 1951.  }..     ,,..,  I  1  GIBSONS CENTENNIAL COMMITTEE  Support Your Centennial Project  and   Have  an -Evening's  Dancing and Entertainment  CANADA'S TOP SAD  HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM  GIBSONS   and  MON.  Lasts All Week  PLEASE NOTE: Lang's will have lots of non  advertised specials -ASK TO SEE THEM  ASK FOR YOUR HAND BILL   AT   THE   POST   OFFICE  A few of the exceptional  savings  MON., OCT. 20 to SAT., OCT. 25  POLYMULSION   (multiple vitamin*)  16 oz. $4.95  ;:.?|vy::    _;.   z-% ^ $4,96  REX-RAY HEAT PAD ��� Regular $5.957 ���   N0W   $3 $9  3 Heats .���   ���'���-���/��� ?���?���'-   ?  ELECTRIC TRAIN SET ��� Reg. $49.95  for   $29J5  SPUNTEX NYLONS ��� Reg. $1,19 pr.  ��� g   prs.   $��.25  XMAS UGHTS ��� Reg. $2.20 for $1>59 ?>  BEAUTY AIDS ��� PIPES ��� FiRSJ AID SUPPLIES:��� HOT  WATER BOTTLES -^ DOLLS -���- STATIONARY   ^  XMAS CARDS  ���   OPEN AT 9 p.m.     *  0   Dancing Until 10.15 p.m. r   ' '. '���"'   '  9   SHOW AT 10.15  Followed (By More Dancing Until 11.15 *\m.  @   KIMBERLEY'S PERFORMANCE 11.15 ��� 12 p.m.  @   DANCING ��� 12.00 p.m. to 1 a.m. '���.'-'  Admission ��� $5.00 couple  TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR ADVANCE ORDER BOOKS  Am avoid DiSAppomrmEr  'ftM;M$&ZM;&t:iT^'WW  3 EC HILT :.fif��; ;B:IW90'NS  SU-  m&  3___^**5-��i8_SK_����;iff23iiaKWSfi53��

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