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 Just Fine Food  DANNY'S  DINING   ROOM  Phone Gibsons 140  -/   SERVING THE GROWING SUNSfflNE COAST  Published in Gibsons, B.C. Volume 12, Number 5. January 29,1959.  RAY  WHITING  RADIO-CONTROLLED  PHONE     O^fl     GIBS0NS  24 HR. COURTEOUS SERVICE  use increasiti  Circulation of books through  Gibsons Public library ia showing a substantial increase according to a report presented  at the library annual meeting  by N. Richard McKibbin, president. Here is his annual report  for 1958:  "In my report a year ago the  hope was expressed ��� that a successor might be found to take  ever the chairmanship of this  association. Since matters did  not work : out that "way I "find"  myself again reporting to you  on library affairs for the year'  1958.  "Continuing efficient and  loyal support on the part of  the volunteer workers is still  the main feature of our library  ���work, and tb? those, persons I  am very happy to expriess sincere appreciation on behalf of  ��11 library users.���_��������  The custodian'^ report indicates a substantial increase iii  book* circulation. Adult circulation is up 29.2% and juvenile up 22.8%; the proportion  of adult and juvenile circulation remains unchanged from  1957 at approximately 70%  and 30% respectively.  "Paid memberships show a  modest increase; in this connec-  tion some comment may be in  order concerning reader figures  mentioned by the custodian.  'Paid membership really represent family memberships,  and a rough" check indicates  that nearly 250 adult readers  and 165 juvenile readers are  actually using the library facilities ��� some more than  others of course. Thus a figure  Installation  byK  iwanis  Lt. Gov. Jerry Jardine of  North Vancouver installed the  new officers of the Sunshine  Coast Kiwanis Club at a ladies  night meeting this week. Installed were Jules Mainil as  president, Ed Johnson and  Keith.Wright as vice-presidents  Jim Stewart as treasurer and  Dick Kennett, secretary.  Lit. Gov. Jardine also inducted four new members, Fred  Feeney, Percy Lee, Dick Kennett and Don Hauka.  Danny Smith, 1958 president  before tunling the gavel over  to the new president gave a  good report of his year and Mr.  Mainil, the new president, in  accepting, outlined his aims for  1959.  Miss Carolyn Anderson provided the feature entertainment with her Scottish dances  and'sailors' hornpipe. She was;  exceptionally good. Eric Thomson, the Bard of Hopkins, piped  the haggis in and talked to it.  Gibsons   Legion  hall robbed  RCMP are checking a break-  in at the Canadian Le'g'lon  building in Gibsons sometime  Sunday night or early Monday,  morning. Main loss to the Le-'  gion is the damage caused by  the break-in which will approximate $400. . ,   ,  Several doors were' damaged?  considerably and some office  furnishings also suffered. The  ��� amount of money stolen was  small but considerable' quantities of cigarets were removed.  The safe was opened but practically nothing in it disturbed.  Hospital meeting  A preliminary meeting was  held   at   the   Village   Coffee  Shop, Sechelt, Jan. 14, for the  j purpose of forming a hospital  society1 for the Sunshine Coast  In attendance were representatives of various organizations and the Indian reserve.  Stewart Cameron, architect,  outlined plans and necessary  procedure towards obtaining  much-needed adequate hospital facilities^ '  Formation of the hojcpital  society is now Under way and  at the next meeting, Feb. 7, it  is hoped that even greater representation from all parts of  the Sunshine Coast will be in  evidence.  in excess of 400 users gives a  more realistic measure of the  library use. It is also worthy  of note that as many as 160  books have been issued in one  day.  "Both shelf space and building space have presented the  main problems encountered  this past year. We are again  indebted to Mi". J.L. Gordon  for making another island of  shelves; his continued interest  and practical help is much ap-  / precised. ?'V"  ��������� ��� A'���-^bfUilding extension was  mentioned in this report a year  ago but a number of factors  made it seem unlikely that  such a project could be carried  out in 1958. However, overtures.have already- been made  to Victoria this yeaf, and I  know that individual village  ���commissioners are quite impressed with the favorable  growth picture- which we are  now able to report.  "I would suggest that it  wouid lend weight to our requests for financial assistance  if we were able to show that -  a certain sum of money had  been raised from among library , users themselves, as a  tangible evidence of their own  effort to help themselves.  Therefore I recommend that a  committee be appointed by the  Library Board to take this  whole matter under consideration, and that steps be taken as  soon as possible to secure donations from our library users.  Then I feel sure that adequate  assistance will be more readily  obtainable elsewhere.  "The number of delinquent  books, especially in the juvenile section is creating, some  concern. While we must expect  a certain rate of loss or damage  1 lt'sSems that; many ;0_^thb_te'appearing to be delinquent are  due mainly to carelessness or  oversight.   Some procedure of  , follow up, other than on a per.  sonal basis by the custodians,  should be considered.  "Since the library opened  in June of 1953 over $2,700 has  been paid  out for new books.  "The treasurer's report  shows a very healthy position,  with funds on hand being largely available for children's  books, for which orders are  outstanding or will be' issued  before our next grants are payable in mid-summer. However,  many more books will accentuate the shelf-spaee problem.  "One final comment, concerning the suggestion that the  library remain open more often. We are already asking a  great deal of those volunteers  who work on the desk, some of  whom have been doing this  work, regularly since the library first opened. To ask more ���  of them is hardly reasonable  or fair. The answer to the sug  gestion seems therefore to be  in finding more volunteers will  ing to learn the desk routine��  and give the required time.  "Again may I thank all those  whose interest and active assistance have made it possible  to further develop this most  worthwhile community service.  Gibsons and-Area Volunteer  Firemen have discussed the  possibility of . installing an  alarm system for the area for  some time. Oh Saturday a siren  was tried at the Esso Station  and Super-Valu.  It as not too successful as it  could not be heard by the but-  side area; Another one will be  tried. It will probably be larger and have more power.  , Please make your fire protection cheques payable to the  Gibsons and Area Volunteer  Fire department, Box 8, Gibsons? or pay in person "to A.  Crowhurst of Totem Realty or  R. Wilson at Gibsons Building  Supplies.  The Gibsons and Area Volunteer Fire department thanks  the Howe Sound Women's Institute for its generous donation.  Planning in advance for fire  emergencies would save 85%  of the lives lost annually in  home fires and home fires take  , about 6,000 lives each year,  National Fire Protection Association records show.  Plan escape' routes from  every room in your home. Rehearse them regularly with  your family including the children. It , may save all your  iliyes. .,..J*j3d:, ,>,rememberv Aon^t.  give fire a place.to start.'  Persons without transportation who desire to attend the  annual general meeting of  Gibsons and Area Volunteer  Fire department, Jan. 31, in  the school hall can get a ride.  Firemen have arranged to  provide cars which will leave  Gower Point store. Granthams  store and Hopkins store at 7:30  p.m. Persons in the North Rd.  area desiring transportation  should phone or contact Len  Coates, Roy or William Malyea.  ident  o in acci  ���Three Gibsonites on :their  way home in the Langley  Prairie area, Jan. 21 were involved in a car accident resulting in injuries to two.  . James?Haining,,:Mrs. Haining  and . Mrs. Dora ��� Benn, employees in the Elphinstone Co-op  store were in Mr. Haining's  car when an approaching lumber trailer veered to their  side of the road- As theyi had  no chance, due to snow and ice  conditions, to get off the road,  a  collision  occurred.  Mr. Haining suffered four  cracked ribs, Mrs. Haining. escaped with barely a scratch  and Mrs. Benn broke a collarbone. Mr. Haining is now at  home but Mrs. Benn is still in  hospital.  First outing  in 17 years  . Steve Johnson, who has  spent the past 50 years up Jervis Inlet, came down to Pender Harbour last weekend, the  first time he has been away  from the head of Jervis for 17  years.  Most of his life he has spent  logging and trapping, around  his home. He and his brother,  Jud, of Saltery Bay arrived  here at the beginning of the  century and both stayed on.  Jud settled ih Blind Bay where  he married and raised a large  family. Steve chose Jervis Inlet for his home base tout remained single.  Both brothers loved the  great outdoors and spent many  months roaming over the moun  tains, hunting or trapping or  prospecting, and often just  roaming for the love of it. They  the both still strong husky men  with many fine years ahead of  them.  CHURCH   MEETING  Gibsons United Church Annual meeting and dinner will  be held Feb. 4. in the church  hall. Dinner will start at 6:30  p.m. sharp. The annual meeting will follow in the church  when reports will be presented  Baptist church  opening Sunday  . the new building known as  the Bethel Baptist Church is  now nearing completion.  The hopes and aspirations of  the pioneer ministers and faithful church workers are being  fulfilled in the erection of this  beautiful little church edifice.  It will be ready for occupancy on Sunday, Feb. 1. An invitation is extended to all who  desire to worship to attend the  opening service at 11:15 a.m.  The pastor is Rev. Ernest E.  Jessop.  Above is an illustration depicting the new RCMP headquarters to be built on School  Rd., between the rear of the  Elementary school and the village reservoir.  The building will be erected  on the south side of the road  and will cost in the vicinity  of $38,000.  One section of the building,  living quarters for the married  NCO, will be two storeys on a  basement. The other section  will be at ground level only to  house a garage,, office, quarters  for a single member of the  force and a lockup for prisoners.  While rib date has been announced; according tb the information   supplied   the Coast  urges  British Columbia's Public  Utilities commission should  have the service of experts  of other experts appearing be-  fore?;|hem on behalf of private  who' could counter, arguments  interests, Arthur Laing, leader  of the B.C. Liberal partyi said  when, he addressed the Kiwanis club at its Tuesday night  meeting of last week.  Mr. Laing complained the  people of the province were  not. getting the best possible  use out of their Public Utilities  commission. He claimed power  complaints to PUC had been  turned over to the companies  concerned and not explored by  PUC?. He also arg-ued PUC had  no control of power spheres of  influence.  Summarizing his remarks on  the power situation in British  Columbia Mr.v Laing said "a  good job has not been dq>ne  and we have no time to lose.  We should move with the best  possible information available  and we as taxpayers should insist there be no waste like we  have today."  He hoped there would be an  intensive study into the power  situation. There should be more  competition with the rest of  Canada. Mr. Laing was introduced by Jules Mainil. president and thanked by Ted Henniker.  Opening his remarks Mr.  Lai^ng reviewed power rates  in other parts* of Canada and  said   a   $9.60   B.C.  residential  New committee  takes over park  FIRE SERVICES L.A.  The Ladies Aid tp Fire Services will meet Sunday, Feb. 1  at 8 p.m. in the firehail, Gibsons.  Control pf Gibsons area Centennial project, the park on  Sechelt Highway has passed  from the Centennial committee  of last year to a committee organized from". representatives  of numerous organizations in  the district.  The transfer of control occurred at a meeting attended  by representatives of the 20  or more organizations at a  meeting in Legion hall. W.I.  McAfee, Centennial committee  chairman presided and before  the meeting ended he found  himself as continuing chairman  of the new committee.  Rev. D. Donaldson was elected vice-president and Reg  Adams, secretary - treasurer*.  Executive members will include Frank Bailey, Ed Johnson, A.H. Pay, Fred Feeney,  H.   Barendregt,   Ray   Rhodes,  Senior citizens  meeting Monday  A meeting of the Senior  Citizens' Association of British  Columbia will be held on Mon.  Feb. 2 at 2 p.m. in the United  Church Hall. Mrs. Jessie Crit-  tended, president of the association will be present accom  panied by Mr. Charles Bryant,  vice-president and his wife.  Mr. William Haley has consented to be accompanist and  Mr. and Mrs. Bryant will provide musical numbers.  Everyone interested in elder  citizens is invited to hear the  aims and. objects of this fast  growing association of elder  citizens. Visitors - from Sechelt,  Wilson Creek, Pender Harbour  and Port Mellon are expected  'so plans to organize the whole  of the Sunshine Coast can be  formulated.  REt> CROSS MEETING  Gibsons-Port Mellon Red  Cross branch will hold its annual meeting this coming Saturday afternoon in the Coast  News office at which time re-,  ports on the year's activities  will be received and officers  elected for the year. The meeting will be held at 2 p.m.  Mrs. J.  Fitchett and  Mrs. W.  Duncan.  Organizations represented  were the Kiwanis, Kinsmen,  Gibsons Area Firemen, Village  Commission, I.O.O.F., Legion  and Legion auxiliary, Women's  Institute. Boy Scouts, Gibsons  Gun Club, United Church and  Womens Association, Rebekahs  Farmers', Institute, Sunshine  Coast Fall Fair, Ratepayers  Association, Elementary PTA,  Girl Guides, Black Ball Ferries and St. Mary's Altar Society.  C.P. Ballentine who has  done considerable work on the  park project as a member of  the Centennial committee declared erection of a Fair building on the property as soon as  possible was a must. He also  .made the suggestion a curling  rink could be established there.  Jules Mainil urged that before  any move towards building was  made that the grounds be plotted for the best use and that  buildings befitting the park  should be built.  Mr. McAfee told how he and  Mr. Ballentine visited Victoria  last summer and obtained  wholehearted support for the  project from various, government departments. As a result  they secured the clearing of the  road from the highway to  Reid Rd., the length of the  park and that the cost of fencing material will likely come  from the government.  ave: voice:  H  Will sing  I  Gibsons church choirs are  planning to sing the sacred  cantata Olivet to Calvary for  the Easter season. Any singers  who would like to take part in  this event, particularly. tenors,  are urged to attend practice at  their nearest church, Port Mellon of Wednesdays, St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons, on Thursdays  and Gibson Memorial United  Church on Friday evenings at  8 p.m.  There will be combined  practices later in the season  when the choirs have mastered  the cantata at their >own practices.  News by William H. Payne-  Conservative member for this  Coast . Capilano constituency  from Ottawa, it is expected the;  building will be completely  erected by early fall months.  It is understood the RCMP  have also purchased land at  Sechelt for construction hi  time of a Mountie headquarters there.  bill would in Calgary cost $5.25  Edmonton, $4.30; Toronto $4.11  Winnipeg $4.40, Ottawa $2.73,  and Tacoma in Washingtom  state $3.70.  Commenting on the expanding need for power Mr. Laing  reviewed what had happened  in the United States since the  days of President Roosevelt  and how cheap power had revolutionized northwest United  States. It was necessary that  rates come down if British Columbia was to be indui-itrialized  arid if we wanted to attract industry something would have  '  to be done about it.  Mr. Laing'said General MC'  NaugMon, International Power  CcTOmissibri" chairman; was'of  the opinion the U.S. would  sign a power document concerning British Columbia  which would be favorable to  Canada. An international grid  system would enable B.C. to  get cheap power and such a  system would do away with  having to mov'e power all the  way from the Kootenayra to the  coastline.  It was necessary that "we  should obtain the best advice  as to why we are in the position of being in a high power  potential area and paying high  rates." It was at this point thai-  Mr. Laing dwelt upon the position of the 'PUC in the power  picture.  What the province needs, he  said, is "a powerful PUC, acting without political" interference, conversant with its  duties both to the public and  the* utilities, and fully provided  with the competent staff it  requires.  The commission is understaffed; it has failed to initiate  fair-rate inquiries; it 'fails to  control areas of influence between utilities; and instead of  acting on specific complaints  it has referred them to the  utility concerned.  "Job of a public utility commission is to s,ee rates ensure  capacity sufficient to meet demand and are at all times reasonable for consumers," he  said.  To be efficient as a public  safeguard, Mr. Laing said, it is  implicit the PUC must have a.  competent staff in engineering, accounting and legal practice "at least equivalent in  ability to those employed by  the utility appearing before it."  "Only a foolish person would  say this condition exists in our  own  PUC," he added.  "The act provides for initiation of inquiries as to fair  rates by the PUC itself, yet  they have never initiated such  an inquiry ��� they await rate  applications."  flood.  so ease rioo  As a result of conversations  held by Mrs. Christine Johnston, Village Council chairman,  with Highways Minister Gaglardi. the department of highways has started an improvement program on the drainage  system on the main highway  through Sechelt.  This is expected to alleviate  the serious flood conditions  prevalent after- each heavy  rainstorm. It  Mjetus  2    Coast News. Jan.  29, 1959.  Life's Darkest Moment  . A WEBSTER CLASSIC -  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 Si.. Phone MUtual 3-4742  Member Canadian Weekly Newspapers Association  and the B.C. division of CW.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.  50 years at Port Mellon  For Port Mellon an historical event of considerable importance has occurred. It is the publication of a history. It is called  Port Mellon, B.C.; Being an Account of its First Fifty Years., by  W.W. Brown and J.B. Stewart. Mr. Brown is usually called Wal-  ly and Mr. Stewart is better known as Barry. Both are part of  the administrative force at Port Mellon.' (  The book, published by Canadian Forest Products is being  distributed by the Port Mellon Community association and copies  'can be obtained with the aid of a half-dollar.  In the introduction of the book, which contains more than  30 illustrations the authors explain that "no person has lived in  Port Mellon through all its first fifty years. No baron of the paper  industry has risen from the ranks here to give 4ustre and publicity to its name. Yet it has survived and one wonders what qual:  ��ties it possesses to attract men and money as it has.  "A narrow awkward shelf of gravelly.xland; a small stream  by seasons tempestuous then a trickle; not fine timber, because  the best was gone before the pulpmill was built; a view of rocky  grandeur ��� splendid but of no marketable value. For most of  its fifty years its only possession of value has been a pulpmill  .��� of sorts. Generations have added to it, subtracted from it,  driven and cajoled it. But surely none have shown more faith,  enterprise and magnificent though displaced optimism, than its  original founders. Without them there would probably be nothing here. Little of the mill now resembles the one they built.  It is a memorial to them."  It would appear the authors of the history lived close to  the material they wrote. It is a history which should be on the  bookshelf of all homes in this area^ and in the hands of public  institutions who deal with learning.1 '  news items  BY MRS. A.A. FRENCH  Better support required  Speaking to the Board of Trade of Gibsons and area at its  annual meeting recently, W.B. Boucher of Granthams Landing  advised the members to consider the number of trades licenses  issued in Gibsons through the Municipal Hall.  He said he found it unbelieveable that the board had only  about 30 members when one considered the fact there were 145  trades licenses issued in Gibsons alone.  Mr. Boucher expressed the opinion a small town board  of trade was a great institution. In the small town every business  man knew every-other businessman and a board meeting was,  the place where these businessmen should congregate to express  their views. i "-������'-���.'  The argument Mr. Boucher has presented is irrefutable  where businessmen are concerned. The board of trade is their  proper forum and it should be used by them. The old story about  the father and the sons and the bundle of sticks holds good in  this case. The sons could break the individual sticks but could-  not budge the bundle. The moral is simple ��� united you stand,  divided.you fall.  How about it businessmen? Join -#_e board of trade. Any  person in business for himself is a businessman, so do not get  the idea merchants with stores are the only businessmen.  Disproportional an apt word  Discovered two gems of descriptive material worthy of  a high place in the vocabulary. One concerns modern art and the  writer in poetic mood wrote: "I fail to discern the 'mys��iqu6' of  disprcportional representation in a Picasso freak."  Disproportional representation. How neat!  Descending upon modern music and wincing at the caca-  phony of a certain composer he asked: "Should I deem the jay's  squawk better than a robin's arietta?" Concise, indeed and if you  do not know what an ariettaf is, it is a short aria.  Ode to the Sun  O Sun! Why so glum?  In a shroud behind a big black clout.;  Everywhere is dark and dreary,  Everybody's tired and weary!  Everything so wet and bleary, 0 Sun!  Come out again Phoebe dearie,  And make  everything so bright  and  cheerio  And we'll ever remain Yours Sincerely,  This is the Sunshine Coast, you know!  So drop your shroud and start to glow, O Sun!  P. B. LONG,  Roberts Creek  Sechelt P.T.A. held a Father's  night at the last meeting. Mrs.  Pearl Tyson, president conducted the meeting and the Father's  took over the entertainment. It  was a wonderful program. Hear 1  in a singing quartet were Herb  Stockwell, J. Strachan, G. Fahrni,  and T. Robbilliard. An Instrumental duet was provided by M.  Hemstreet and J. Plumridge.  Refreshments were served.  \������' ���!�� ��J���>  ������<��� '!"��� ��4"  Mrs. C. G. Lucken, past president, of the L.A. to.the Canadian.  Legion installed the officers for  1958. Temporary guard was Mrs.  Molly Joss of .Ssima Park. Officers installed were: President,  Mrs. Ivy Biggs; first vice, Mrs.  D. Erickson'; second vice, Mrs-  D. Fraser; , secretary, Mrs. A.  Batchelor; treasurer, Mrs. J.  Peterson; sergeant at arms, Mrs.  A." A. Frerch; executive council,  Mesdames, Gray, Browning, Ken-  nedy. Hanson and Lucken; Mrs.  D. Browning, standard bearer.  *     *     *;  Mrs.    Elise   Hogfoss   of  Fair-  dael,  N.D.,   who spent  the  last  six weeks with her daughter and  husband   Mr.   and   Mrs.   Wesley  Byberg in East Helena, Montana  is : now in   Sechelt visiting her  daughter,    Mrs.    Agnes   Engen.  en the occasion of her birthday  entertained    in    honor   of   her  mother. Guests   were Mrs.   Karl  Nordby, Mrs. ITed  Lambe, Mrs.  Tom   Lamb,   Mrs.   Tom  Parish,  Mrs.   Bud   Blatchford.   Mrs.   G.  Fahrni,    Mrs.    Bill  Rankin and  Miss   Bessie    Burrell.   Another  party for her   mother  included  Mrs.     Harold Swanson,  Mrs.  C.  Potteet,  Mrs., J.  Robinson, Mrs.  H. Nelson, Mrs. G. Reeves, Mrs-  Scott   Pollock,   Mrs.  Bernie  Duval, Mrs.  W. Howe and Mrs. J.  West.  *     *    #  Mrs. Margaret Gibson is home  from hospital.  Mrs. Tom Duffy entertained  at a card party in aid of St.  Hilda's Anglican Church organ  fund.   Over 30  guests attended.  A satisfactory year was reported at the annual meeting of  St. Hilda's Anglican Church.  Officers elected for 1959 were:  Vicar's warden, Capt- S. Dawe;  peoples warden, Mr. G. Potts;  delegate to synod, Capt. Dawe;  alternate Mr. J. Dunn; treasurer,  Mr. H. G._ Findlay; secretary,  Mrs. S. Dawe* W. A.- representative, Mrs. A. Batchelor; W. A.  lia^pn officer, Mrs- C.G. Lucken;  senior sidesman, Mr. C. G.  Lucken;      building     committee  chairman, Mrs. W. Rankin; members at large A. Williams and  T. Duffy. '  A distinguished visitor to Sechelt and guest of Captain and  Mrs. S. Dawe was Captain Sam  Mortimer one of the founders of  Selma Park and skipper of the  New Era at the turn of the century. Visiting Sechelt with  Frank Hicks of Gibsons he was  astounded at the growth of the  area.  ��JV ��T> ��!���  "j*"       n>       "-�����-  .Ralph Lanning, superinten-  dant of unemployment commission in Vancouver visited Sechelt after many years absence.  He called on old friends,. Mr.  and Mrs. F. French and Mr.  and Mrs. W.J. Mayne, and the  Garlicks. -'  Mr. and Mrs. D. Hayes and  children have left Sechelt by  plane for their home at Rivers Inlet after ��� visiting their  parents, Mr. and. Mrs. LeSeech  at the Indian Residential school.  Letters to the editor  Editor, On' re-reading my  Coast News which I have enjoyed very much, especially  your reports of the concerts  and many things, also the travel letters of Messrs. Thomson  and Humphries, I noticed in  the Dec. 25 issue a report of the  W.A. and once more I am requesting that a note be made  of this item that those who  send the report giving the full  name of tlie church, do it correctly. It is not the Gibsons  Village Memorial church but  was named for Mr. Gibson who  founded the church in his home  and built the first church.  If this cannot be done, the  name should be changed and  his photo removed from the  front of the church.  I realize this mistake never  occurred while our town was  called Gibsons Landing. It  came with the- confusion of it  being changed  to Gibsons,   or  as I have said and written before just put it in as Gibsons  United Church. It is that at all  events. I am sure the attention  of those responsible, need only  be called to this matter for it  to be rectified. '  The Wilson Creek people  had the same trouble for years,  but they've finally won out.  Wilson Creek not Wilson's. It  doesn't belong to the Wilsons  but was named in their honor,  or such I understand was the  case. I've never yet heard or  seen in print, Chowns or Rob-  sons or any memorial church  here, so we at Gibsons do not  -wish to be behind in any way.  I'm surely delighted at the  way the town revived after  the terrible fire and inconveniences re Black Ball Ferry.  Congratulations to any and all  who have done their share and  I know yours would be a "big"  share.  Elchel  A. Bushfield.  Square dance  quite popular  Families are turning out in  larger numbers to swing and  dos-a-dos at the: Monday evening  Square Danice at Roberts Creek.  January 19 saw the best turnout yet in the recently begun  elasises, with four squares dancing and' several >shyer groups  watching.  One of the main points of this  group is that families, from Dad  on down to small people, are  welcome. Square-dancing is a  good mixer and the classes are1  proving that there i& still such a  thing as family fun. If you want  to be more ex'chDsive you can  turn up to the later group, dancing between nine and ten o'clock.  The dance group meets each  Monday night, beginning at 7  o'clock, in the Roberts Creek  Community   Hall.   Morris   Hem-  Bud Blatchford, both of them  excellent teachers and callers.  Come on out, whether you are  novice or square dance fan. You  will be welcome.  PENDER  HARBOUR  By JUDITH FLETCHER  Bud Steel of Vancouver  spent a few days fishing in  Pender Harbour during the  week.  Gordon McNeil of Nanaimo  has been in Garden Bay for  the past week.  Bud Insley of the Garden  Bay Boat Works, who was  burned out last fall, has started rebuilding his shipyard  again. He is putting in a really  modern yard with a fully equip  ped machine shop.  ��� Pender Harbour, High School  basketball team took on the Elphinstone High School team  on Friday night and came out  on the short end of a 53-14  score. The local boys could not  get going all evening. They  hope to do better next time.  Tom Belton of Nanaimo was  a visitor to Garden Bay during  the week. '  -.'.* +3* ��2_>  1�� ^j* T��  Gordon Sick of Vancouver  spent Friday in Pender Harbour on his way home from  Pow,ell River.  Leslie Earl of Earls Cove was  in Garden Bay during the  week.  Mr. and Mrs. William Ford,  now living at Cook's Bay, Texada Island, spent the weekend  in Sinclair Bay.  Mr. and Mrs. Sid Macdonnell  of Madeira Park were in Vancouver during the week.  Robert Alpine MacGregor,  one of Canada's best known prospectors, was a visitor to Garden-  Bay. Mr. MacGregor who discovered the famous HolUnger  mine in Ontario is now residing  on Cortes Island and manages:  to get down to Pender Harbour .  once a year to see his many  friends. ��  *jfc       "jH       ��Js  B. Clark of Madeira Park celebrated his birthday on Thursday  at a party in Garden Bay. His.  niece, Miss Bunny Smith, was  toastmistress in ���washing him  many happy returns of the day.  Special guests were Mr. and Mrs.  Don Donaghan of Roberts Ceek,  old friends of Mr. Clark^ and Mr.  Warren Hartley , and * William'  Henderson.    . .  Mrs. Isobel Hartley, R.N., of  North Vancouver is spending the  weekend in Garden Bay.  Al. Lloyd, Garden Bay, was  in Vancouver for a few days on  business.  Mr. and Mrs. R. O. Lee. of  Madeira Park had as their  guest Miss Leona Lee of Vancouver.  Mrs. Turzion of Sechelt is confined to St. Mary's Hospital for  a few days. ���  a&er  /       ���     *   ������ *  Jim Baker, well-known resident of Headlands area for  many years, died Tuesday in  St. Mary's hospital. The body  was sent to Vancouver for  burial but no details are avail,  able. The funeral service will  be held Friday at 10:30 a.m. at  Chapman's Funeral Home with  burial in Forest- Lawn cemetery.  Mr. Baker who came from  Alberta has lived in Headlands  area for about 14 years. His  wife predeceased him by two-  and-a-half years. He was employed in some municipal capacity in Richmond before retiring to  the  Sunshine Coast.  BOATS  FOR SALE "  "Aggie" 19 ft. heavy duty. 5  Easthdpe engine. First class  condition. Live wells, ready to  fish. $500 cash. Phone Pender  Harbour 446.  NOTICE  OF  INTENTION TO  APPLY TO LEASE LAND  In Land Recording District of  Vancouver and situate Vicinity  of District Lot 6365, Group One  (1) New Westminster District,  West side of Gambier Island.  Take notice that Robert Hammond and Samuel Mordock La-  mont, of Gibsons, B.C., occupation Log Salvagers, intends to  apply for a lease of the' following  described lands:���  Commencing at a post planted  South, West corner District Lot  6365, thence West Five (5)  Chains; thence . North Six (6)  Chains; thence East to High  Water Mark; thence in a Gene:��al  South Easterly direction following High Water to point of commencement and containing Three  (3) acres, more or less, for the  purpose of Booming and Storing  of Logs.  (gt-azing, oyster-culture, etc.,  as the case may be).  R. H. HAMMOND,  S.\ M. LAMONT  Dated December 29th," 1958.  mucious  HOME MADE BREAD  CAKES - PIES-- PASTRIES  PRODUCTS FRESH - PRICES RIGHT  VILLAGE BAKERY  Phone SECHELT 49  NOTICE  S- Sthodes  ..      Doctor of Optometry  204 Vancouver Block  Vancouver, B.C. ���  Announces he will be in Sechelt  FEB. 3  For an appointment for eye examination phone  Mrs. Gladys Batchelor, Sechelt Q5F  If anyone desires any adjustment or repair to their  present glasses I will be pleased .to ba of service.  .ADVERTISEMENT  Pirate Gold in Our  Dollar's Family Tree  No one knows for sure, but our modern dollar sign,. $, is  believed to have originated with the figure 8 stamped on "pieces  of eight" which Long John Silver E-nd others of his breed coveted  as they scourged the seas in bygone days.  Whether this is a tall tale or a true one, we do know  that the $ sign was in use in the United Stages before the  introdi-ction of federal currency and before our own decimal  monetary system began in 1853.  But more interesting to most of us than the $ sign itself,  are the figures that come after it, especially if those figures  are in1 a savings acciount passbook from the Bank of Montreal.  It's quite a thrill to /watch them grow and grow as we save  regularly. Interest payments of two. and three-quarters per cent  also help to swell the amount.  It makes sense to save regularly at the B of M and it  makes for success in.life, too.  To start your own "success fund", visit the Gibsons  torantfh of the Bank of Montreal soon. Gordon Goertzen, the  accountant there, will show you how eaiy it is to open a B of M  Savings Account- It just takes three minutes and one dollar to  start.  --������Jf-llCM-*--.a.-.-*.:,  im-UHiiiiim-iuimninniini>nnnmiiMnmuiMimwMtim  Clearing Out  Winter  NEW & RECAPS  WE CARRY THE LARGEST STOCK OF TIRES  ON THE PENINSULA  ICE  Phone SECHELT 178 By PAT WELSH  The Welcome Beach Community , Hall rang with merrir  ment and mirth on the night of  Jan. 13 whet, a Birthday Party  Guaranteed Watch ������&  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail ��rders Given Prompt  Attention ...  Work done on the Premise-  Phone Sechelt 96  ���was held;for Mr. A. Young, a  long time resident of thig area.  Gutests assembled at. 8 o'clock  and as Mr. Young entered the  hall he was surrounded and  greeted by a singing birthday  cnorus. He was escorted to the  seat of, honor where Mr��. Allen  explained how . happy members  of the community were to celebrate this rather special birthday, in view of his unflagging  efforts in the building of the  Community Hall. She compared  him to a postage stamp in the  way he stuck to the job.  She spoke of the great pleasure the hall was giving the  people   of   the'community and  Same Night��� Same Time ���Same Place  Thurs. Jan. 29  GIBSONS SCHOOL HALL - 8 p.m. SHARP  BIG CASH PRIZES  $5 ��� $10 - $15 - $25 - $50  | Don't Miss First Game$ 10 ! Mrs. E.M. Lund  1  pointed1 out recent improvements, the Canadian Landscapes that now decorated the  walls and the newly installed  record player. On behalf of the  community Mrs. Allen presented Mr. Young with the book,.  Inside Russia by Gunther.  Mr. Young thanked all for the  book and the party adding that  if he never had another birth  day party he would always" remember this one. He spoke of  the men who had worked &o*  hard and long to help build the  hall, who gave up leisure time  and neglected their own chores  day after day to work in all  weather. These men were: A.  Henney, H. Allen, A: Menzies,  J. Sather, R. Stewart, E. White,  W. Grundy and B. Cormack.  Then to the music of the record  player old time dancing got  ���underway, the men whose  muscles had been limbered up  by the building of the hall flung,  themselves with enthusiasm into  Strip the Willow, Viennese  Waltze* and Polkas. By coffee  time every one was ready for a  breather.  Guests sat around; a long table  decorated with snowdrops and  Christmas roses from Mrs. Al-  len's garden. The centre piece  was the decorated birthday cake  made by Mrs. P. Welsh. The  seven candles were lit and, the  hall lights extinguished Mr..  Young on the second try blew  them out at one puff.  Enthusiasm of the guests was1  not so easily, extinguished as"  they were clamoured for more  dancing, which they "enjoyed  until two a.m.  I  SUNSHINE COAST WELFARE FUND  DO IT NOW!  It will pay you to have all maintenance, repair,  renovation and redecoration jobs done around  your home or place of business during the winter  lull in the building industry.  HOME IMPROVEMENT LOANS under the  National Housing Act, are available through  your bank ... up to $4,000 and up tp 10 years  to repay. FARM IMPROVEMENT LOANS,  backed by the government, are also available  through your bank . .'. up to $5,000 and up to  10 years to repay.  Help yourself���and at the same time, your com-  v munity���by having jobs done now.  Why wait for spring���  DO IT NOW!  *^"mr��r.  Issued by authority of the  Minister of Labour, Canada  The funeral for Mrs. Ethel  Margaret Lund of Gambier  Harbour, where she was a resident "for many yeans, took  place -Wed., Jan. 21 from the  Chapel of Chimes, Harron  Bros., Vancouver, where her  immediate relatives and many  friends paid their last respects  Four of the P.C.M.R. unit  Army and Navy executive at  Gambier Harbour, were pall  bearers, Joe Mitchell, Claire  Humber,' Major John Heath  and Jack Anderson, and Jack  Austin of New Brighton- and  A. Tarte of Vancouver.  The service was conducted  by the Rev. H. Berry, provincial padre of the Army and  Navy Veterans, for which Mr��.  /Lund had worked so hard for  many years. Burial was made  at Forest Lawn Memorial Park  Printed Pattern  "8055  ELECTRIC STREET CAR TpOLLET POLE INVENTED IN TORONTO  Another notable achievement in' 1883 was  the creation of the distinguished Canadian  Rye Whisky, Seagram's "83". Generations of  Canadians since 1883 have enjoyed the distinctive  flavour and bouquet of this fine whisky.  eaflta%  ^jmtufoanZAffisutbj  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the  Liquor Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia.  9015  SIZES  12-20; 40,42  Reach for this . casual step-in  every .time you want to look  your smartest! Easy-to-sew, note  smart details of scalloped pockets  ?nd button trim. Choose cotton,  dacron, or faille.  Printed Pattern 9015: Misses'  Sizes 12, 14, 16, 18, 20; 40, 42.  Size 16 takes 4% yards 35-inch.  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, cara of the Coa-t  News, Pattern Dent... 60 Front  St. West, Toronto, Ont  vge visits  On Sat., Jan. 17 it was the  pleasure of Sunshine Coast  Lodge No. 76, IOOF to jvel-  come and entertain members  Of Malaspina Lodge No. 46 of  Powell River.  The get-together was twofold in purpose. Firstly the  brothers commemorated the  founding in North" America of  Oddfellowship, by Thomas  Wildley 177 years ago. Secondly, under direction of Malaspina Lodge a joint installation of the new officers for  1959 took place.  The newly elected officers  for the Sunshine. Coast lodge  are noble grand. R. Wilson;  vice grand, F. Walker; secretary, A. Garry; financial secretary, R. Grey; treasurer, H.  Newman. The newly elected  officers for Malaspina lodge  are noble grand, E. Furnival:  vice grand, R. McGuffie; secretary, A. Cade; financial secretary, A- May and treasurer,  A. Glendinning.  The installation was conducted under direction of Deputy  Grand Master F. Anderson and  Robert D. Wright, N.D.  NATUROPATHIC     PHYSICIAN  Graduate of  Cal.   Chiropractic   College,   Etc  MON., WED., Ffll.^-l to 4 p.m.  or   any time by appointment  PHONE 172-W ��� GIBSONS  Brothers E.G. Craigen, A.  May. A. Waldren, T.% Wilburn  of Powell River and Brothers  J. Nelson and J.H.G. Drum-  mond of Gibsons. Retiring  noble grands, C.B. Hodson and  D. Herrin were presented with  their Post Grand collars by the  deputy grand,master in recognition' of their work.  A hearty vote of thanks was  given to the Mrs. E. Herrin,  A. Spencer, G. Grey, C. Bruce  and L. Inglis who served a  wonderful hot dinner in the  Angican Church Parish Hall  and later, coffee before the  brothers from Powell River  departed after a very enjoyable  evening.  Coast News, Jan. 29, 1959.   -3  At installation  At the installation of Miss  Mary Finlayson, Order of Job's  Daughters oc�� Bethel No. 1,  Vancouver, on Jan. 17, Mr. C.  Robinson, advisory councillor,  Chevalier John Winston, M.C.,  and Richard Stenner. J.D., Order of DeMolay accompanied  Mrs. D. Jonas, guardian, Ann  Lang, chapter sweetheart; and  Roberta Johnson, P.S., Job's  Daughters of Mount Elphin.-  storie  chapter, "Bethel'No. 28.  A pleasant evening was  spent. The party returned oa  the late ferry!  U  SECHELT THEATRE  FRIDAY - JAN. 30  MICKEY ROONEY ��� FAY HOLDEN  Andy Hardy Comes Home"  SATURDAY ��� JAN. 31  JERRY LEWIS ��� MARILYN MAXWELL  "Rockabye Baby"  TECHNICOLOR  MON., TUES. - FEB. 2 & 3  FRANK SINATRA ��� CARY GRANT  "Pride & The Passion"  TECHNICOLOR  WED. THURS. _ FEB. 4 & 5  WILLIAM HOLDEN ��� SOPHIA LOREN  46  The Key"  "Hot Savings, Mac"  WITH '  Housewarmer Heat  Standard Furnace Oil with exclusive  Detergent-Action Thermlsol is the  most economical heating fuel you can  buy. Specially refined to give more  heat per gallon, it keeps your burner  system clean as it heats your home.  For top economy in your circulating  heater, get Standard Stove Oil.  No interest or service     ,  charges with our furn-   / STANDARD  ace oil budget plan���   \ KEATING OILS  it divides the total cost  of your fuel into  12  m��nthly payments.  For prompt HOUSEWARMER service, call  G.H. (Gerry)  MACDONALD  WILSON CREEK  ���   Tel.  SECHELT 222  1.--7-58  ^���W-Wr^  ��� ^"^y^ fr  Best cure for post-Christmas headache���a BNS Christmas Gift Account  Guess who wishes he'd opened a  BNS Christmas Gift Account last year ?  There's nothing like a thick layer of bills to The earlier you start, the more you'll  smother post-Christmas joy! Yet it's one have on hand come Christmas ... so, visit  money worry that's easily avoided. How? your nearest Bank of Nova Scotia branch  ... by opening a Christmas Gift Account at and open a 1959 Christmas Gift Account.  The Bank of Nova Scotia now. Now is the time to do it.  More than 500 branches across Canada. London, New York, Chicago, the Caribbean.  Manager: Squamish and Woodfibre Branches, G. H. Churchill  MONEY  PROBLEMS?  SOLVE THEM WITH A Overture Concerts Association  wi-lch has been bringing fine  concert entertainment to music  Hovers in Gibsons is part of a  {larger national organization arranging similar concerts in many  Canadian coii-munities.  ri.The following account tells the  tstuccess story of a hew Canadian  venture . . .the story of the  development���in the remarkably  short period of four years ��� of  Overture Concerts into Canada's  largest "organized audience" con  cert system.  A four-year-old Canadian concert organizaion is making a significant impact on the North  American musical scene. Through  the widespread activities of Overture Concerts, Vancouver, both  the western Canadian concert  audience and the number of concerts presented in the western  Provinces have been doubled  Since 1955. By the end of the  current season nearly 18,000  additional Canadian concert-goers  Milton Cross, left, has been commentlator on the weekly broadcast  from the Metropolitan Opera House in New York since the program  first went on the air in Canada on Christmas Day, 1931. Now back for  his 28th consecutive year, Mr. Cross, shown here with "Met." general  manager Rudolf Bing, acts as host for e_ch opera and provides a colorful commentary diaring the intermission. The operas are heard each  Saturday afternoon on the Trans-Canada network.  SENIOR CITIZEN'S ASSOCIATION  EETING  UNITED CHURCH HALL  Monday, February 2 - 2 p.m.  Speaker  Mrs. JESSIE CRITTENDEN-President of the Association  CHARLES BRYANT,'Vice-president'  Mr. and Mrs. Bryant will render some musical numbers  accompanied by William Haley.  Tea will be served and everyone interested in the  welfare of the senior citizens is welcome.  RE-OPENED  Our staff has just returned from a one-week  course at The ParsonB-Brown School of Insurance  Advisers. From knowledge gained we feel that  we are more fittingly qualified to advise on all  matters pertaining to every typje of Insurance.  SECHELT INSMCE AGENCIES  TOM DUFFY, BOB KENT, BILL COFFEt  Phone SECHELT 22 or 158  " *i  \\  ^5"   \l\   \  /fr^-^3: ������ a-. \  |._^     v--.-��� ���������<<������ i  Mf-^/i i IT 1   ^.aa*  '������-.v...,:-''.  :   '���    <\h ^���."'t>    '-<���;;  <������:���'; /y--,s���-'���������?������.':;������ /,,��*'       -.y  iZAy/fSP-^ji,^"   s~~.=!  ?:���������������   ���*���;������ i....,...*-,.,j  \  A  s *��� ���?��� /v   *���   v     *���   * S>  } >t^"-^l__- y< s  6-55S2  Provide easy, economical,  protective warmth for your  family with B-A Solar Heat.  Call us now and take care  of all your heating needs  the modern way.  ..GEORGE PAGE  Your B.A. OIL AGENT  Phone SECHELT 169  will have attended over' 120 concerts in th-rty-three Overture-  ��rgaiiized communities.  : Many ol these concerts are in  towns which never before had  an organized concert series, and  all of them are.produced.by.energetic and enthusiastic local  Overture, Concert Associations,  guided by the Varicouiver-based  mahagementwliir-li in four short  years has established itself as  Canada's largest "organized  audience" concert service.  fllhe growth of Overture is little short of spectacular. Four  years ago, Overture Concerts  presented a single series in Nelson, B.C., to an audience of 400.  Three years ago, Overture Concerts were heard in eight British  Columbia (communities ��� a total  of 26 concerts with an audience  of just over 2,500. Last year,  nearly 8,000 Overture concert  subscribers attended 63 concerts  in seventeen communities . in  three Provinces, and this season  the figures have doubled again,  with almost 18,000 listeners to  120 concerts in thirty-three Overture towns and cities spreading  across 2,500 miles and the five  Canadian Provinces of British.  Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario.  It is most apparent that Overture has emerged as a pioneer  in concert management, willing  to present live musilc by top artists in many communities that  he off off the traditional concert  circuits. For instance, this year,  concerts have been scheduled in  towns such as Flin Flon, Manitoba ��� a mining' town of* 13,000  population, 600 miles due north  oi Winnipeg and in Bralorne,  British Columbia, a tiny goldmine settlement 250 miles north  of Vancouver, with a population  of only 700 people. This season  also witnessed the opening up of  several communities: in the far  Canadian north, including Peace  River, Alberta, Dawson Creek.  British Columbia (mile Zero on  the Alaska Highway), and Fort  St. John, British Columbia. The  Chanticleers (well-known male  vocal quartet) recently opened  the season for each of these three  towns, and in spite of temperature of 25 below and highways  frozen solid for hundreds of  miles the four singers and their  accompanist reported a tremendous enthusiasm in these northern communities.  ��� Population or the size of the  potential audience has not necessarily been the criterion in organizing Overture Concert associations. Some of the towns aff iliat-  with Overture may be difficult  to find on the map but they all  have one element in common:  an enthusiasm and; determination  to bring in live music on a  regular organized basis.cThe result of this kind of pioneering  in the  concert world has  been  the creating of new circuits for  touring artists as more~ahd more  growing towns in the Canadian  west; affiliate themselves with a  dynamic and vital young concert  organization.  Nor are all of Overture's "organized audience" co_amunities  small. The Overture concert system ha sbeen adopted by many  large cities both in British C?o-  lumbia and on the prairies, hast  season New Westminster, British  Columbia, was the largest Overture Association with over 1200  member, bringing in such artists  as Igor Gk>rin and Nadine Conner. . New Westminster is still one  of the major Overture groups  (and presented; Isaac Stem this  season . . . ) but dairing the year  several substantial communities  Were added to the Overture  roster. Furthest east of these is'  the association in the twin-cities  of Port Arthur-Fort William, Ontario. With over 1000 members  this new association is1 presenting a five concert series including such noted artists as Jorge  Bolet, Robert McFerrin and Rug-  giero Ricci. Other large associations this season have been developed in Lethhridge, Moose Jav  and West Vancouver. West Ven-  couver will present Alexander  Bk-ailowsky and the Roger Wagner Chorale; Lethbridge has  scheduled Anna Russell and  Moose Jaw is bringing iji. the  great French pianist ^hillipe  Entremont as part of a star-studded first season series. Nor are  the 'name' artists only accessible  to the biggest cities. Camrose,  Alberta ��� a town of only 5,000,  sixty miles' from Edmonton ���  has over 750 members and is presenting the great Canadian contralto, Maureen Forrester.  One reason for the remarkable  growth of Overture is the fact  that its executive director and  founder, George Zukerman* is  also a well-known musician. Mr.  Zukerman is a prominent Vancouver instrumentalist, principal  bassoonist of the Vancouver Symphony and the CBC radio orchestra in that city, and also  founder andi director of the  woodwiftd ensemble the Cassenti  "Players. It was as a performer  that Mr. Zukerman first sensed  the tremendous untapped audience potential and from this  realization he determined to  create a Canadian management  which could help fill this gap.  Four years of perseverance has  developed the network of thirty-  three communities under the  Overture aegis. Mr. Zukerman  himself has been involved in  most of the organizational  ground-work and in each community there is a local committee which, with Overture's active  assistance, conducts a membership campaign prior to the season's start. Artists are chosen  by the local committee on  the  basis of the results of the membership drive and Overture has  in this Way, been able to negotiate for some of the top name  artists on the 'concert stage today. "We do not represent any  pa^cular artists," explained Mr.  Zii_kerman. "Rather we try to  represent our communities to  the artists and their managements." In order to have a con-  stmt list of artists available to  the Overture Associations, Mr.  Zukerman maintains active contact -with all the major concert  managements on this continent.  Mr. Zukerman believes that  there. is a still larger audience  potential in western Canada. He  describes the rapid growth of  Overture as "wonderfully gratifying." This season, Overture presented more than..40 different'  artists or ensembles, through  seventeen, managements. 'The  managements fecpg-use the all  important necessity of developing new audiences for live  music," commented Mr, Zukerman, "and as a result, we have  had wonderful cooperation on all  sides. We are pleased that the  managements have accepted us1  as a major concert outlet ih the  Canadian west and hope to' con-  4 * Coast News, Jan_. 29, 1959.  ��� I   ������"   ���      ��� ���-������������������������-i-Wj���j|i    -i;i lOlwt���H   bfai'-fa ������-���������---���  tinue to justt^thie'ti'fist that has  been placed in us by our communities as well as by the artists  and their manager.s. We are  proud to say that ihe key word!  in the musical life of many Canadian (cities and towns today is  Overture."  Canada's productive forests  cover almost 900,0p0 square  miles.  lET US W~MiGNAND  BALANCE YOUR WMUS  BODIE  COLLI SIjONS  WHEEL MIGKMENT EXPERTS  1150   SEYMOUR   ST  ,      ���        ,.������'....���. ���     ' --..(-I ._  Gibsons Social Welfare Club  Legion Hall 8 p.m. - A/iONDAY, FEB. 2  Port Mellon Industries Credit Union  PORT MELLON COMMUNITY HALL  8 p.m.  Tuesday, February 3  Refreshments willfbe served  MEMBERS REQUESTED TO ATTEND  SCHOOL  COPPER TOOLING  CLASS  COMMENCES  Wednesday, Feb. 4  7.30 p.m. ��� ART ROOM  ELPHINSTONE HIGH SCHOOL  ENROLMENT LIMITED FEE ��3.00  Don't Wink in the Dark  Doing business without advertising  i -  is like winking in the dark.  \  i  \ . ������ _  You know what you are doing,  but no one else does!  Phone GIBSONS 450 Coast News, Jan. 29,  1959.    5  WANT AD RATES  Condensed style 3 cents word.  niinim__n 55 cents, j-'igures in  groups of nve or less, initials,  etc. count as one word. j&chu-  tional. insertions at naif race.  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AGREEMENT  It is agreed by any advertiser  requesting space that liability of  the Coast News in event of  failure to publish an* advertisement or in event that errors occur in publishing of an advertisement shall be limited to thZe  amount paid by the advertiser  for that portion of the advertising space occupied by the incorrect item only, and that there  shall be no liability in any event  beyond amount paid for. such  advertisement. .'No responsibility  is accepted by the newspaper  when copy is not submitted in  writing ,or  verified  in writing.  COMING EVENTS  Jan. 30, Davis Bay Parents  Group coffee party, Wilson  Creek Community Hall, Friday  10 a.m. to 1 p.m. "*  Jan. 30, St. Bartholomew's Annual Vestry meeting, Parish  Hall, Friday, 8 p.m.  Feb. 4, Wilson Creek Community Hall, Bean Supper and  Games night. 8 p.m. Admission  50c.  Feb. 10, St. Bartholomew's Anglican church Valentine tea,  United Church hall, Tues., 2  p.m. Home - cooking stall and  tea. 2-29-c  i  i ..    n  LOST  Blue budgie with yellow head,,  back   spots    on   each   side   of  throat.  Phone   Gibsons   263G.  HELP WANTED  THE OLD HOME ?OWN  &d-_��-&��*-��-ea<-  By STANLEY  SRAMPl! AFTER? SHOVELIN^LU  WATSHOW I OOHTTHIWYOU  NErED^t&Oie l5H(SUL>Af5  DIRECTORY  ESTATE  "EXCHANGE  A few. salal pickers. Phone Sechelt 142R after 6 p.m.  Reliable married "man with  car to manage established Fuller Brush territory. Earnings  above average. Contact G. Wel-  den, 760 Chestnut St. Nanaimo  or  phone  1870Y4, Nanaimo.   r  tfn.  WORK WANTED   i .  High school boy wants after  ���school and weekend work.  Have drivers' license. Phone  Gibsons 283.  Experienced woman cook available for camp cooking. Apply  Box 529. Coast  News.  ANNOUNCEMENT  Tree falling, topping or removing lower limbs for view. Insured work from Port Mellon  to Pender Harbour. Any ugly  stumps in your yard? Will cut  them into firewood lengths,  or to near ground level. Phone  Gibsons 279. 4-15-c  Kitchen cabinets, chests of  drawers, writing desks, coffee  tables, end .and night tables,  screen doors and windows, and  anything in unpainted furniture made to order. Saws filed.  Galley's Woodworking Shop.  Phone 212W, Gibsons.  Get your Watkins Products  through F. MARUTT, Wilson  Creek, Phone Sechelt 78W.  8-8-p  TIMBER CRUISING  K.  M. Bell,   1987  Cornwall  St.,  Vancouver 9,, Phone CEdar 0683.  Spray and brush painting, also  paper hanging. J. Melhus. Phone  Gibsons 33. 4-64  TOTEM FLASHES  LISTINGS NEEDED. DES��  PERATELY .��� enquiries and  clients keep rolling in. Sales  have been Quite good and if  you want quick action on your  property, any type, lots, acre,  age, beach frontage, homes,  business deals, see us now. A '  telephone call, collect, will  bring our  representative.  Gibsons, 2 br home, nice lot.  Full price'$3150.  Million dollar view lot, only  $700. -  5 acres, all cleared and fenced, excellent water supply, electric lights and phone. Quiet  area, hear tous and school bus.  Three bedroom home, chicken  house, ��� guest cottage, garage,  fruit trees. Only .$7500 on  terms.       '  Here,  is  a  good investment  'for the handy man. Two large  lots,   each  with  small   house,  near schools, churches, Super-  Valu. Both for only $2500.  500 feet waterfrontage, an  ideal estate or motel property.  10 acres wild land, nice lo-'  cation, only $1150.  Remember we need your listing right now, anyplace on the  Sunshine Coasts Quick action  on your part may bring very  fast sales results.  One more large lot at Hopkins, 50 by 500, only. $750.  Number of rentals available  now.  CONSTRUCTION  Now is the time to buy property on the Sunshine Coast.  Some excellent winter bargains. Prices certainly will see  an increase this spring.  For fire, auto, liability insurance see Albert Crowhurst  in our office.  TOTEM REALTY  Owned and operated by  Harold Wilson  GIBSONS, B. C.    %  DRUMMOND REALTY  We  have buyers,  and require  listings  Always has good buys  Notary Public  Gibsons Phone 39  TO RENT  Roberts Creek house, fireplace,  full plumbing, fridge, furnished or unfurnished. 'Phone 216A  Gibsons.  2 big room furnished suite, 3  * piece bath, separate house entrance. $60 for couple, $55 for  single, including automatic  heat, hot water, electric light.  Phone Gibsons 151.  Granthams Landing, partly furnished house, one bedroom.  Adults. Phone Gibsons 83M.  . Six bedroom home, in Gibsons, _  reasonable,     some     furniture.  Might consider reduction rent  to" handy man for repairs. Details, Totem Realty.  INSURANCE  BUILDING    CONSTRUCTION  ALTERATIONS  KITCHEN CABINETS  Dump   trucks for   hire,   sand,  gravel and  crushed rock.  BULLDOZING  ROY GREGGS  Halfmoon Bay.  Phone Sechelt 183G  Fii*e,   Auto,   Liability.    Prompt  courteous service. Totem Realty,  Gibsons.  Village of Gibsons property,  houses and lots, for country  property in timber, or timber  alone. Cliff Oviatt, Phone Gibsons 297G. . tfn  PROPERTY WANTED _  Wanted ��� Listings of small  properties with or without  buildings. Have clients waiting  for same. If you want to sell,  phone us and we will come out  and see your property. Totem  Realty, Phone 44, Gibsons, B.C.  MISC. FOR SALE  - FARM FRESH EGGS       "  Today's sampler prices  Jumbo 50c; large 46c; medium  42c     doz.    Bring    containers.  Hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Fridays, 7.30 p.m.  NO SALES  SUNDAYS  Also Fryers, 49c; roasting, 45c  lb.  dressed weight,  ready   for  use.  Wyngaert Poultry Farm  Gibsons 167  1 Gray marine diesel motor,  165 hp.; 1 Chevrolet 2 ton  dumping truck; 1 White truck  4 tons. Reasonably priced. Sucre Lumber Co. Gibsons, Phone  151. ;  ^  V  "      ' ' ���   --���-   ,__ .  CHICKEN SPECIAL"  for-your freezer  Limited number,   10 birds for  $7. F. Holland/ll.R. 1, Gibsons  Phone 17.5G..   .  Fawcett kitchen oil stove, Ke-  mac bower type, complete with  copper coil and water tank.  Pender Harbour 498.  Oysters are good for you. Fresh  they are delicious. Oyster Bay  Oyster Co.?T"R. Bremer, Pender  Harbour. Phone P.H. 643.  Amana deepfreeze, cost $750.  Must sell, $375. 3 years guarantee. Phone Sechelt 18Q.  2-22^c  BOAT, Carvel built, 14 ft. with  314 h.p. Briggs & Stratton in-  ' board,   newly   painted.    $225.  Haddocks. Madeira Park.  Fawcett coal and wood cook-  stove, white enamel back and  front. Good condition. Take it  away for $35. E. Lowe, Sechelt  Highway, Gibsons 2-22-p  i *-  Hens at 25c lb. live weight.  Will .pluck them for 5c lb. if  you wish. Phone Gibsons 270.  Elander Farm. 2-22-c  Used electric and gas ranges, also oil ranges. C & S Sales, Phone  Sechelt 3.  Service Fuels. Large loads, good  alder, some fir. Phone Gibsons  173Q.  WANTED  Capital available for investment in mine on Sunshine  Coast. Totem Realty,  Gibsons.  Used furniture, or what have  you? Al's Used Furniture, Gibsons Phone 243.  WATCH REPAIRS  . ; ___  Watch and Jewelry Repairs.  Marine Men's Wear.. Agents for  W. H. Grassie. Fast reliable service, tfn  For Guaranteed Watch and  Jewelry Repairs, see Chris's  Jewelers, Sechelt. Work done on  tfn  the premises.  ���I    L. GORDON BRYANT  NOTARY   PUBLIC  at  Jay-Bee Furniture and  Appliance Store  Office 'Phone,  Gibsons 99  House Phone. Gibsons 119  MAX PROPP  CHARTERED   ACCOUNTANT  3346 West 41st Ave.  Vancouver 13, B.C.  Telephone KE 4999M  Gibsons 151  NOTICE  ROGERS PLUMBING  will be located in Gibsons on  or about March 15.  Full stock of plumbing  material, etc.  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.  DORIS BEAUTY SALON  GIBSONS  UpN to date hair styling  Permanents  For appointment Ph Gibsons 38  PENINSULA  ACCOUNTING SERVICE  All Type's of Accounting  Problems Expertly Attended  Village Enterprises Bldg.  Sechelt  ' Office Open 9' a.m.' ��� 5 p.m.  Daily  'Phone Sechelt 37  PENINSULA     CLEANERS  Cleaners  for the  Sechelt  v Peninsula  Phone '  GIBSONS 100  STANLEY W.  DICKSON ~  Accountant and Auditor  GARDEN BAY  PENDER HARBOUR  (Next to Lloyd's Store)  Phone Pender Harbour 353  .HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  -   Cold Weld 'Process  Engine Block Repairs  Arc, Aey. W*elding  Precision Machinists  ���.. Phone 54 .   Residence 152  PENINSULA   TELEVISION-"  Radio and TV  SALES & SERVICE  Phone Gibsons 303  A. E. RITCHEY  TRACTOR  WORK  Clearing,   Grading,   Excavating  Bulldozing, Clearing Teeth  FOR RENT  Arches, Jacks, Pumps  Phone Gibsons 176  FOR ANYTHING ELECTRICAL  call  Sun-Co Electric Co. Ltd.  WIRING and HEATING  We Serve  the  Peninsula  Bob Little ��� Phone Gibsons 162  D. J. ROY, P. Eng., B.C.L.S^  LAND,  ENGINEERING  SURVEYS  P.O. Box 37, Gibsons  1334 West Pender St.,  Vancouver 5       Ph MU 3-7477  Home and Industrial Wiring  Electrical Heating  Radios,   Appliances.   TV Service  GIBSONS ELECTRIC  Phone 130  Authorized GE Dealer  C and S SALES. SERVICE  Agents for  Propane Gas  Combination  Gas Ranges'  Sales -and Installations  Free Estimates  Electrip and Gas Hot Plates  FURNITURE  LINOLEUMS  Phone 3 Sechelt  \. M. CAMPBELL  REFRIGERATION  SALES AND SERVICE  Commercial Domestic  Wilson Creek  Phone Sechelt 83Q  GIBSONS PLUMBING  Heating,  Plumbing  Quick,  efficient service  Phone Gibsons 98R  DIRECTORY {C6__i_i-Ued)  CLYDE  PARNWELL  SALES        T.V.       SERVICE  Guaranteed high quality repair  service for radio television  and electrical equipment  93R     Phone     205  GIBSONS  TRADER'S ACCOUNTING  SYNDICATE  Public   accountants  Stationery supplies  Box 258,   Gibsons  Fhones: Gibsons (office) 251.  (res) 285  Hours, 8:30 to 5, Mon. to Fri.  or by appointment  GIBSONS  BUILDING SUPPLIES  ���    i LTD.  "WE CARRY THE STOCK"  Phone Gibsons 53  LET  US HELP  YOU  PLAN NOW  C. E. S1CGTTE  BULLDOZING SERVICE  Land Clearing  Road Building  Logging ��� Landscaping  FREE ESTIMATES  Phone 232 ��� Gibsons  FOR BRICKLAYING  CUT  STONE  &  SLATE   WORK  Ph. Gibsons 217Q  A. R. Simpkins  WATER   FINDING  Let us find water for you and  estimate the depth  CHARLES HAJABACS  Pender Harbour Auto Court  Garden Bay, B.C.  ELECTRIC WIRING  HOME &  COMMERCIAL  IMMEDIATE ATTENTION  given all jobs, large or small  NORM MacPHERSON  Gibsons 296F  ELECTRICAL   CONTRACTOR  RENEE'S  SPORTSWEAR  & LINGERIE SHOP  Gibsons 41R  CHILDREN'S  WEAR  KITTEN & DALKEITH  SWEATERS  " NEW SERVICE "  Combination loader  and ditch  digger.   Excavations,   Culverts  Bulldozing and gravel fill  FRANK WHITE  Phone  Pender Harbour   743  TELEVISION  SALES AND  SERVICE  Dependable Service  RICHTER'S  RADIO -  TV  Fine Home Furnishings  Major Appliances  Record Bar  Phone   Sechelt 6  MARINE MEN'S WEAR  We carry a full line of men's  clothing and accessories  ��_.  Suits tailored to measure  Stock suits and topcoats  ��_���  Branded lines of work clothing  *  Boots ��� Shoes ��� Slippers  Luggage  Jewellery ��� watches  Clocks ��� Electric shavers  *  Necklaces ��� earrings ��� rings,  etc., etc.  Phone 2  ���  Gibsons, B.C.  MARSHALL'S   PLUMBING  HEATING  &  SUPPLIES  Phone Gibsons 134,  104 or 33  SMITH'S HEATING  CHIMNEY & OIL STOVES  SERVICED  Gibsons 177K  Phone  Collect from Sechelt  and Pender Harbour  ELECTRICAL WORK  all types  SIM  ELECTRIC LTD.  Phone Sechelt  161  Eves. 130 or 19R  THRIFTEE STORES  Left of? Post Office  Gibsons, B-C.  Headquarters for Wool  Phone Gibsons 34F  Notions ��� Cards ��� Toys  Miscellaneous Gifts .  SOMETHING NEW  Something new has appeared on the peninsula and it is  a Mercedes-Benz diesel driven  car run by Bob Donley who  with considerable relish details the finer points of the car  wherever he finds an audience.  ilson. Creek  BY MRS. D. ERICKSON  Wilson Creek Community  Center has made final' plans  for its Games night and Bean  Feed Supper. Old time members and other residents of the  community are invited for an  evening of fun and to hear  about  the   Club   activities.  At present, plans, include a  Teenage Club. Teenagers interested are urged to contact  Mr,s. Dorothy  Macdonald.  The Cub pack will reorganize for the coming year on Feb.  5 at 4 p.m. All Cubs wanting to  join are urged to attend.  Copies of the minutes of  previous meetings can be had  at "The Trading Post."  Halfmoon Bay  By PAT WELSH  Mr. H. Olgivie of Quesnel  and Mr. and Mra. B. Eden of  Vancouver are guests of Mr. and  Mrs. E. Lewis at Halfmoon Bay.  They are enjoying the fishing  in the Secret Cove area.  Frank Jorgensen and Andy  Hansen have returned from a  visit to Spokane and Seattle.  Mr. and Mrs. Doyle visited  Seattle and were among those  attending the Truck Loggers!  Convention in Vancouver from,  this area.  Don Ross and his sister Miss  TO INSTALL OFFICERS  At the next meeting of the  L a d i e s' Auxiliary Canadian  Legion Branch 112, Feb. 4, in  the Legion Hut, newly elected  officers for the coming year  will be installed.  RECIPE   CHOSEN  Mrs. Maryanne West, Gower  Point, had a recipe chosen by.,  the February Chatelaine magazine's annual recipe contest.  Her recipe for Favorite uPem-  mican" appears as one of the  50 Favorite Family Recipes in  the February issue.  I LABATT TEAM  Tne executive of the Nanaimo  Lacrosse Club confirms that  their team, this year, will be  sponsored by John Labatt Limited, ens of Canada's leading brewing firms. The team, formerly  known as the "Timbermen" ���  or "T-Men" ��� will now be  known as '-Labatt's."  Church Services  ANGLICAN  St.  Bartholomews.     Gibson*  11- a.m. Holy Communion  11 a.m. Sunday School  St. Aidan's. Roberts Creek  3:00 p.m. Evensong  11  a.m.  Sunday School  St. Hilda's    Sechelt  7:30 p.m. Evensong  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  The Community Chusch  Port Mellon, 7.30 p.. _.  ST.  MARY'S  CHURCH  Pender Harbour  8 a.m. Holy Communion  11 a.m. Holy Communion  UNITED  Gibsons  9.45 a.m. Sunday School  '������11  a.m. Divine Service     -t  ^Roberts Creek, 2 p.m.s(  Wilson   Creek '  Sunday School 11 a.m.  3:30 p.m. Divine Service  ST. VINCENT'S  Holy Family,  Sechelt,    9 a.m.  St. Mary's, Gibsons, 10.30 a.m.  Port  Mellon,   first  Sunday   o.  each month at 11.35 a.m.  CHRISTIAN SCIENTISTS  Church service and Sunday  School, 11 a.m.*in Roberts  Greek 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 Service  Sunday School, 10 a.m.  Pender Harbour Tafoernaclt  Sunday School. f0 a.m.  12:00 a.m. Morning  Service  7:30 p,m, Wednesday    Prayer Meeting.  RAN VERNON  Construction ��� Alterations  Repairs ��� Concrete'work  Sand, gravel & cr. rock.  Special   price   on   gravel   fill.  Gibsons  173Q.  tfn  printing""   Your    printer   is    as near ae  your telephone at 45-Q.  G  5  Y  HOW PUT THOSE THINGS AYW/ ^  SO VDU'LL BE ABJB TO RMP TH3A  WHEN VOU NEED THEM-' 6    Coast News, Jan. 29, 1959.  PARTS -_. TIRES  ACCESSORIES  SERVICE STATiOM  Sechelt Highway  GIBSONS 220K  SALES & SERVICE  FOR  NEW McCULLOUGH  CHAIN SAWS  Self Oiling  SCOTT-ATWATER  OUTBOARD MOTORS  EEERLE ��� WHEELER  Holy Name Catholic Church  ���was the scene of the wedding of  a former Sechelt May Queen,  Diana Wheeler and Georgs  Frank Eberle. Rev. Father J.  O'Grady,  S.C. officiated.  The bride is the daughter of  Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wheeler of  Selma "Park and the groom, the  son of Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Eberle  of Kelowna. the bride wore a  lace and net gown over taffeta  and carried a white prayer book)  with a casldade of red rose buds.  Guaranteed   Watch   &  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  WANT ADS ARE REAL  SALESMEN  TASELLA SHOPPE  Surplus Stock at Reduced Prices  COME IN AND LOOK AROUND  Phone SECHELT 54  We have no agents or salesmen representing us  on the Sunshine Coast ��� particularly with regard  to TV service.  RICHTER'S  RADIO  &  TV   CENTRE  Phone SECHELT 6  SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT  DWELLING   FIRE   RATES   RAISED   JAN.   1,  1959 WITH MOST  COMPANIES  However, we are still able to write at 1958 (rates  with full 20% package discount with General Insurance Co. of America.  FOR SUBSTANTIAL SAVINGS 'CALL  ���sechelt _isrot-Li.ro mm  Phone SECHELT 22 or 158  A .sweetheart halo of orange  blossoms beld iher finger tip  veil. Mrs. Arvella Benner, matron  of honor, wore yeUpw net .over-  taffeta with blending shades in  her colonial bouquet with floral  Iheaddress. Miss Irene Tyson,  bridesmaid wore American rose  net over taffeta with" floral headdress and ' blending shade^ in  her coloriial bouquet.  ,. Little Jo Anne Wheeler, sister  of the bride was flower girl with  embroidered yellow dress and  carried a small colonial/bouquet.  Bud Eberle was bast man. Leo  Johnson and Joe Benner were  ushers. A reception was held in  the Legion Hall and the bride  and groom left for a trip to Kelowna and way points in the B.C.  interior.  Showers  On Jan. 12 a community shower, sponsored by the Ladies'  Auxiliary, Canadian Legion  Branch 112 was1 held in the club  house at Garden Bay. It was held  for Bill and Wilma Thompson  who lost their home by fire at  Christmas. Despite the very bad  weather a good-sized crowd attended.  As Mrs. Thompson (came into  the hall everybody sang For  She's a Jolly Good Fellow and  Mrs. Jean Rousseau the L.A.  President greeted her. Mrs.  Rousseau presented Mrs. Thompson with several "envelopes"  including one from the. Canadian-  Legion.  The gifts were presented in  a dog house. This dog house was  made and given by Mr. Roy  Bolderson and will be the future  home of the Thoinpson dog.  Tea was* served by the Ladies*  Auxiliary while the gifts were  opened. Mrs. Thompson thanked  her friends for their thoughtful-  ness;  A special thank you for assistance in helping to make the  shower a success goes to the  Columbia Coast Mission for their  use of the Club House, Red  Nickolson and E. Reid, use of  their boats for pickups, Mrs.  Swan Mrs. Roy Bolderson, Mrs.  Les Kearley and Mrs. Birehall  for their assistance.  ���    '     .   ���     *   :' *  Miss Shirley West, daughter  of Mr. and Mrs. Roy West of  Kleindale, was the guest of  honor at a shower at the home  of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Hewitt at Madeira Park. Mrs. Vera  Lowe, Miss Judy Murphy and  Mra. Florence Dubois helped  Mrs. Hewitt in serving a dainty  lunch and the living room was  gaily decorated with pink and  white streamers and bells.  Shirley received many beautiful and useful gifts. She will  be married on Feb. 2 to Mervin  Cooper of Vancouver. Rev.  Canon Green of the Columbia .  Coast Mission will perform the  ceremony, at 2 p.m. in St.  Mary's Anglican Church at .'  Garden Bay. The young couple  intend  to live in Tofino, B.C.  B.C. has th/? largest accessible  stands of coniferous trees.  is re-electec!  The ���inaugural 1959 meeting  of the 'Pender Harbour Board  of Trade took place at the Pender Harbour Hotel Monday; last  Magistrate Andy Johnston of  Sechelt installed the new officers: Ian Woodburn,' president and Lloyd' Davis, vice-  president.  The important wor_c perform  ed by the boards of trade in the  Sechelt Peninsula -was outlined  by Magistrate Johnston and he  hoped that they would continue their fine efforts. Mr. Wood-  burn gave a brief outline of the  projects that tlie board would  concentrate on during the coming year. Chief item would be  roads, and the main effort ���will  be to have the road from Kleindale to Garden Bay paved and  the building of a new road at  Sinclair Bay and also a road to  open up Doriston Park at Egmont. Improved postal facilities is also high on the agenda  while the conservation of fish  in this area will also come in  for attention.  POT-LUCK   SUPPER  An enjoyable evening was  spent Jan. 16 in the Anglican  Farsh Hall by members and  friends of the Sunshine Coast  Fair Committee. A pot-luck ,  supper .wasi followed by bingo  and songs. About 25 persons  were present.  ALL YOU CAN EAT FOR $2.00!  For your added enjoyment GENE is featured at the* H ammond Organ Friday and Saturday evenings.  Phone GIBSONS 70R  feY ORV MOSCRIP V-  Two or three of the boys  vindicated themselves as bowlers last week. Sam McKenzie  Of Peninsula' Commercial was  top dog (723) followed by Alec  Robertson of Gibsons, (664)  Dick Clayton, Pen Commercial  took high single (314) followed by Alec Robertson (271).  The ladies fared well too,  Muriel McKinhell, Peninsula  Commercial and Evelyn Shad-  well, Port Mellon, tieing with  641. Muriel had a nice 273 single.     ���  Other high scores In the  leagues ��� Ladies league, Vivien Reeves (587) Lola Caldwell  (235); Gibsons. Doreen Crosby.  608 (240), Jim Driimmond 597  (246); Port Mellon, Lila Farnham (234); Sports Club, Dorothy Smith (599) Mike Whitaker (613), Pat Ness (233), Jay  Eldred (234); Ball & Chain,  Pollyi Chamberlain, 551 (202),  Tom Tomko (581) Joe Azyen.  (236!.  * Team o_T the week ��� Tom  Boy of Peninsula Commercial,  2998 (new high for the season)  and 1016 single. Runner-up ������  90 Centers of Sports Club,  2695  (987).  Home Oil in the "Ten Pin  league were team of the. week  with 2429 and setting new season's high single of 926. Ber-  nie Duval had high three (5*21)  Sam McKenzie high ^single,  (214). Ben Bronstein rolled a  205 for the only other star in  the league.  Police Court  In     Magistrate     Johnston's .  court, Mrs. Catherine Hendry,  Madeira Park,   was fined   $5  for  failing to send her  child  to school.  William Skellett, :Gribsons,  was fined $10 for operating a  truck with an over-length load.  Edward Koike, Roberts  Creek, paid $10 for failing to  dim his headlights while following another vehicle. He was  also fined $25 for speeding.  Henry Gilbertson, Wilson  Creek, was sentenced to 60  days' imprisonment for being  intoxicated ��� and a further 30  days consecutive for being an  interdict in possession of liquor  A juvenile was fined $5 for  driving a car contrary to restrictions on his driver's license  Two juveniles were placed  on probation for stealing money from the office of Sechelt  Motor Transport.  Jerome     Gauvin,     Gibsoris,   .  was fined $10 for an infraction  of M.V.A. regulations.  It cost John W. McDonnell,  Pender Harbour. $25 for failing to file an^income tax return.  Raymond   Ofner,   Ashcrofft,  was sentenced to 14  days im-    ���  prisonment for obtaining lodging by false pretences. j  Edward Cooper and Arnold  Blumgrin, both of Roberts  Creek and Benny Dubois, Pender Harbour, were each fined  $25 for speeding.  yi  yy >..  ���-.--.������ >���. -i  MORE HEAT IN YOUR HOME  We have just the right heating fuel-foryourhome;  you save because it is refined and. proved fox your  particular kind of heating xmit.  IMPERIAL  ���sso]  PRODUCT-  See us for Budget Terms and Fast Efficient Service:  DANNY   WHEELER  Phoiie GIBSONS 66  Ask us for a free copy of "Cut Your Heating Costs'  valuable booklet full of money saving ideas  ���j   , ���  A--  GIBSONS  KET  Cut from  Boston  Butts  LEAN & MEATY.  GRADE  SHOULDERS OF LAMB  LAMB STEW  19c ib.  EXTRA SPECIAL  - GRADE  wmm  49c ib.  FREE       BEliVERY  MEATS ��� PRODUCE'.��� GROCERIES  FREEZER OWNERS: We are specialists in preparing meats for your HOME FREEZER. We have  a plan .to. suit.your.requi|i-ements.  CLOSED A!LI_ DAY WEDNESDAY  Rhone, GIBSONS 52 KEN WATSON  Phone SECHELT 110


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