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Array JUST  FINE   FOOD  DANNY'S  DINING ROOM  Phone GIBSONS 140  SERVING THE GROWING SUNSHINE COAST  Published in Gibsons, B.C. Volume 12, Number 16, April 16,  1959  -Prev&iielal Library  9 B�� C��  INTERVIEWS   STUDENT  FROM  YUGOSLAVIA  ���Sandra Lee Peterson, right of Port Mellon, was  one of the guest high school panelists who interviewed Maria Franulovich, center now living in  Anacortes, Wash, on KVOS-TV last Saturday,  (3-28). Maria was born and until recently lived  in Yugoslavia. Sandra is the daughter of Mr. and  Mrs. S: C. Peterson. She is feature editor of her  school paper and secretary of the art club. The  press conference is seen? weekly at 5.30 p.m. Saturdays on* Channel 12 and is directed' by Bill Taylor. Wayne Davis of Ladner is at left.  $2/000 in Scholarships  available within district  Some $2,000 is available in  scholarships and bursaries in  Sechelt school district for students attending high school,  W.S. Potter, E-phinstone High  School principal informed Gibsons and Area Ratepayers' association at its last meeting.  Mr. Potter thought this was  ���quite remarkable considering  the population numerically and  expressed the view it was indicative of close interest. Mr.  Potter was speaking on aids to  education offered at the federal, provincial and local level.  At the local level he cited the  offers of scholarships and bursaries by the Kiwanis, Headlands Service club, Legion  branches, PTA units? the Teachers  association and others.  (Explaining the difference between a scholarship and a bursary Mr. Potter said a scholarship was awarded on a basis  of ability regardless of need  while bursaries were offered  on a basis of need and not necessarily ability, in some instances a gift and in others, as a  loan only.  Describing federal government assistance Mr. Potter outlined the scheme of technical  training schools, the Canada  Council grants-in-aid to univer-  Board gives  Hough leave  A meeting of the Sechelt  board of school trustees was  held in Gibsons on April 6, one  week early in order that Mr.  Hough might attend before beginning his tour of the Old  Country. Best wishes for a hap-  'py holiday and safe journey  home were extended to Mr.  Hough, who has for many  years served on the board. Mr.  Hough was granted a leave of  absence for two months.  From the report of the Night  School director, and from those  who participated in the evening classes, it was evident that  these classes were very favorably received. A great deal of  credit is due George Cooper,  director for the past two years,  in; organizing, these classes and  keeping the public interested  and informed. It is with regret  that the board accepts Mr.  Cooper's resignation.  Mr. B. Dombroski has accepted the position as Night School  director for the 1959-1960 season. All persons interested in  night school courses of any  kind are requested to contact  the board office, and if sufficient interest is shown the  Night School director will engage qualified instructors and  arrange classes.  Further word regarding approval on the school budget  from the Department of Education was heard, but to date  no official consent has been received from the Cabinet.  The Principals' reports revealed open-house activities  during Education Week were  well attended by parents and  visitors, and appreciated by the  teachers and students.  sities and the numerous research scholarships offered  through the numerous universities.  Turning to provinical government efforts, Mr. Potter  said the department of education will pay one-half of the  fees of all first-class students  taking a full year of Grade  XIII or full first-year university.  The provinical department  will pay one-third of the fees  of the top 2,000 who achieve  second-class standing and are  taking a full year of Grade  XIII or first year university.  These are both payable only  upon application and the standing^ will:be.,.based,upon depact-....  mentaT 6i university 'examinations!  So far the department has  not definitey defined first or  second class standing, but at  UBC this is 80% or over for  first class standing, and 65%  to 79 % for second class.  A loan fund is administered  by UBC. The government has  authorized the university to  borrow $2,000,000 to set up a  revolving loan fund. This is  available to all qualified students, and is repayable but the  terms have not yet been announ  ced. It would be .available to  students taking courses not offered at UBC like librarianship  or dentistry.  As regards provincial bursaries, $60,000 has been set  aside for the current year. This  is a gift not re-payable, and its  granting is based in good part  upon need.  Mr. Potter added the thought  there was little reason for the  able student failing to get higher education.  Discussing curriculum standards Mr. Potter explained  that before the war a grade  eight certificate was sufficient  to get a job but now a university degree appears to be necessary. The present method of  teaching to the middle and  largest group of students had  resulted in a lessening of standards. Effort is now being  made to take care of the upper  level students in order to help  them maintain their mental  standards. More technical and  vocational training wasi a pressing need Mr. Potter added.  PTA  carnival  Elphinstone Elementary school  carnival will be held Saturday  night, April 18 in the School  hall and proceeds will be used  for some school project. Last  year school ground equipment  Was purchased for use of the  children.  The carnival will be replete  with bingo in charge of Kiwanis  club members, home baking,  candy, sewing, doll clothes, a  fish-pond, darts, guessing games  and a stall for boys only.  This is the only money raising  event of the year by the Elementary PTA. Any person with last  minute articles that have to be  picked up can telephone Mrs.  Feidler, convenor at Gibsons  145X.  100 DAYS  Howe Sound Pulp Division  of Canadian Forest Products at  Port Mellon has just passed the  first 100 days of injury free  operation. This was completed  on April 10.  This 100 days of injury free  operation portrays the feeling  of the employees towards their  safety contribution to St.  Mary's Hospital in the way of  a cash donation for safe operation. If the employees at Port  Mellon are able to work an additional 83 days ending June  30, without a lost time injury  they will be able to earn an  additional $150 for St. Mary's  Hospital.  In March, Reg Weston's "D"  Crew won the safety contest  for the month earning a contribution of $73 to St. Mary's Hospital. The St. Mary's donation  now stands at $163 for the  three months operation to date  and it is hoped that by the time  June 30 rolls around through  the safe operation at the plant  at Port Mellon that a substantial donation will have been accumulated. This donation will  be presented to the St. Mary's  representatives at a banquet  which will be held at Port  Mellon.  Aid for library  Gibsons Library fund is progressing quite well according  to library officials who announce some $70 has been donated by members with more  promised. Reason for the fund  is to provide further space by  an addition to the building this  summer.  Library officials also announce that during the few  days of this week and all. of  next week all books on ithe  delinquent list can be returned without fines being assessed.  Let's face it men! If you  can't resist a bathing beauty  parade don't try because there  will be one in Elphinstone High  School auditorium April 22.  It will be part' of' the St.  Mary's Altar society fashion  show and the big fashion show  of this season lor the Sunshine  Coast area. It is expected there  will be visitors from Sechelt  and points beyond in Gibsons  for this event.  There will be fashions modelled from Tasella Shoppe at  Sechelt and the Thriftee Dress  Shop in Gibsons. Floral decorations will be provided by  Anne's Flower shop in Sechelt.  Gibsons municipal tax rate  will be 13 mills for this year,  unchanged from last year, but  the school tax will rise four  mills to Vl9 mills. This was announced' at Tuesday night's  meeting ?of the village commission wh^en the budget bylaw  was introduced.  For municipal tax purposes  the village will have to collect  $24,280 for school purposes and  $12,330 ;' for    municipal    pur-  JoNn Clou  Granthams  author dies  John ?A.. Clou, 64, Granthams  Landing and author of the fiction story Caravan to Camul,  died April 13 in St. Mary's  Hospital, Garden Bay. ITie  funeral service took place Wednesday afternoon at St. Bartholomew's Anglican Church  of which Mr. Clou was a devoted member. The service  was conducted by Rev. Denis F.  Harris. Cremation followed.  Graham Funeral Home was in  charge.  Mr. Clou was attending a  Legion executive meeting last  Thursday night when he collapsed. Firemen responded  promptly with the inhalator.  Dr.- H.F. Inglis ordered his removal to St. Mary's Hospital  and he and the fire crew on the  inhalator remained with him  until hospital doctors took  over.  Mr. Clou had a varied life.  He was 'born in the south of  England and came to Canada  in 1911. when 13 and for several years served with the Railway Mission of the Anglican  Church i**i Ss*?katchewati, in the  ' Vari'gttard'-'area with -Rev. E?R:.  Lindsay as a:_ crganist and  lay reader. Ho married his wife  Irene in 1914- at Swifr. Current  where* she joined him from  England.  Soon after that he started a  paper called the Southern S_n-  tinal at Vangunvd and experienced many ol the vicissitudes  experienced by publishers* of  weekly newspapers of those  days.  Stories  of British  Columbia  coastal  weather   had   reached  him in  Saskatchewan   and   in  1919 he moved to  Vancouver  where after numerous jobs he  established a hair-dressing business which   is  still   operating  but   under   another name.   He  lived in Burnaby for about 27  year   during   which   time   he  ���wrote his book A Caravan to  Camul which many people   of  the Sunshine Coast have read.  Nearly five years ago he and  his wife moved to Granthams  Landing    where    the    famous  blue  Clou   sign  denoting   the  pathway to the Clou home was  soon displayed. He intended to  write   more books   but   other  interests    occupied    his   time.  Some two years ago he became  treasurer of St. Bartholomew's  Anglican   church   and  as   the  Rev. Mr. Harris has said, Mr.  Clou   was   an   ardent   worker  and devoted churchman. Lawn  bowling was one of his recreations  and   stamp collecting   a  hobby which he had started at  the age of 14.  Besides his wife he leaves a  son Peter, of Vancouver and a  daughter, Mrs. Nancy Astrom  of Bamfield, Vancouver Island,  also six grandchildren.  St. Bartholomew's church  was filled for the funeral service. Honorary pall-bearers  were J. Atkinson, W. Boucher,  George Webb, Arcnie Mainwaring, John Wood and Ben Pinks.  Active pall - bearers were  members of the Canadian Legion Gibsons branch, J.R.W.  Mason. M. Martindale, R.F.  Haig, F. Bailey, J.R. Wilson  and J. Wheeler.  poses. The money for the  schools will be collected, then  handed over to the school board  Municipal income of $38,892  will be made up from the 13  mill tax levy amounting to  $12,330 plus the $15,480 provincial government grant,  $4,620 returned from a 1958  loan to the water department  and $2,262 unexpended in the  1958 budget.  Major expenditure will include $20,000 for roads including 26 street name signs, some  surfacing of North Fletcher rd.;  Dougal to.Beach; Trueman to  Bay to Dougal; culvert fills  and some grading, including  $5,000 covering general rnain-  tenance.  The water department expenditure will come to $16,905  of which all but $1,607 should  be covered by income with the  smaller amount being covered  from general income. There  will also be $2,300 to cover  street lighting costs.  Minister of Highways Gaglardi by letter suggested that  the filling of the ditch on Sell el Highway to provide a second traffic lane would be "as  simple as that, if possible at  all" but suggested any ideas  about it would receive careful  examination.  Building permits were issued  to Don Horsman for a five-  room, one storey dwelling to  cost $3,000; to Agatha MacKenzie for a combination garage  and boat house to cost $700;  to Sam Fladager for steps and  landing to cost $100 and to  Marian Lowden for a $200 garage.  Ferry link  is forecast  - Members of the, Sunshine  Coast Tourist Association were  told by Floyd North, secretary  cf Powell River, that he believed the Campbell River end  of the proposed ferry service  from Lund would more than  likely be started this year.  Mr. North said this during a  '?ecch in which he welcomed  a party of ACRA representa-  uve*. from Vancouver at a dinner in the Peninsula Hotel Sunday.  He was of the opinion that  the sooner the circle route from  Vancouver, through Langdale  to Lund and across to Campbell River then down to Nanaimo and other points, was  put into operation the better  it would be for the Sunshine  Coast.  There were 37 at the dinner  with ACRA representatives  present from various points including Vancouver Island. It  was explained to the meeting  the circle route would enable  tourists to avoid doubling back  as they have to at present.  Reason for members of  ACRA being present was to out  line ACRA objectives with a  view to having the Sunshine  Coast auto court proprietors  join the ACRA organization.  The matter was left over for  consideration of the executive  and later meetings.  ACRA officials present were  Tom Allen, president, Miss  Leah Shaw and Ed Bodnarchuk  vice-presidents; Jack Luck-  hurst, past president and Tom  Shortreed, secretary.  Accounts totalling $315.95  were ordered paid with $125  to the Workmen's Compensation Board, $63.65 for general  expense and $98.80 for fire protection and the remaining  $28.50 on small accounts.  Men to pour  Men of St. Aidan's Churck  in Roberts Creek will sponsor  a St. George's Day tea, Thurs,>  April 23 commecing at 2 p.m,  in St. Aidan's Parish Hall.  There is a strong report going  the rounds that the men of the  church will be tea-pourers but  who will take the first hour is  a matter for a toss-up, competition is reported to be keen.  Tyro club  is organized  Fifteen boys with an average  age of 12 years were enrolled  into a Tyro group recently organized at the home of Joseph  Duncan, their leader. The boys  are members of United Church  Sunday school in Gibsons and  meet every Saturday at 2 p.m.  Mr. Duncan has outlined a  wide field of activities for the  group and has purchased  through the church necessary  equipment to maintain the  work. John Corlett was elected president, Peter Emerson  vice-president and Don Clark  secretary treasurer. Tyro  groups registered in Canada  have a membership of 10.000  boys.  Plan to form  Archery club  J.H.' Macleod announces organization of the V/ilson Creek  Archery Club. A group of interested archery enthusiasts  met recently and appointed  Mr. Macleod, chairman pro-tem  He said that a further meeting  will be held at the Wilson  Creek Community Hall, Friday  April 17 at 7:30 p.m. for the  purpose of the election of officers and the signing up of  new members.  Interested persons on the Sechelt Peninsula are invited to  attend. Mr. Macleod said that  Mrs. Inga Morris, a former  European Archery Champion  will be the club's instructress.  Hillside lady is 94  Toastmistresse$  for convention  Plans were discussed by  members of Tamarac club April 6 in the Peninsula Hotel  with Mrs. Addison in the chair,  for attending the International.  Toastmistress club conference  May 1, 2 and 3 at Bellingham,  Wash. Tamarac club is to make  covers for the breakfast programs.  Meetings of the club are held  twice a month, one in Gibsons  and the other at Port Mellon.  Any desiring to join can attend any of the meetings by  phoning Mrs. H. Wilson, secretary, Gibsons, or the president, Mrs. G. MacDonald at  Port Mellon, or any of the mem  bers they may know.  GUIDE RAFFLE  The   Gibsons   Girl Guide and  Vocalists ^n delude m^.^oC    'Bro^nAB rarffle held recently saw  tie Campbell and Mrs. Swartz  LITTLE LEAGUE  Anyone interested in lending  a helping hand in little league  baseball, phone Gibsons 299 or  contact J.R. Wilson.  Graham McLean of Granthams  who" drew ticket 502 become  winner.  To   become   "contented"   you  need a poor memory and no imagination."  Four generations took part  at birthday celebrations for  Mrs. Rumble of Hillside. She  was   94 years old, Sat., April  11. Mrs. Manton entertained at  tea in her mother's honor Saturday afternoon. Guests came  from all over the peninsula  and Vancouver. Among the  many birthday greetings received by Mrs. Rumble was a  telegram from the Prime Minister of Canada, Mr. John Diefenbaker.  Present at the tea were Mrs.  Rumble's daughters, Mrs. J.  Manton of Hillside, Mrs. M.  Simpson of North Burnaby and  Mrs. E. Wrigly of Oak Bay.  Victoria; her granddaughter,  Mrs. R. Trewin and two great-  granddaughters, Cherylin and  Shelly-Mae of Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. Rumble came  to Canada from London, England in 1906 and settled on a  farm in Saskatchewan, one  year after Saskatchean became  a province. During Saskatchewan's Golden Jubilee celebrations the Rumbles were honored as pioneers of the province  by Premier T.C. Douglas.  After Mr. Rumble's death m  1937, Mrs. Rumble continue.?,  to live with her son on jftce  same farm" and later came 'to  make her home here in B.C.  with her daughters, spending  most of her time with the Man-  ton's at Hillside.  Mrs. Rumble has six chiianren  a son, and daughter in Saskatchewan, a daughter in Ontarip.  and three daughters in B.C.  She also has 11 grandchildrexr  and 17 great grandchildren. ; <-��� -, -��- f 1.7  �� ���.- *   j v v >. J, a  _*:   Coast News, April 16, 1959.  Life''* Darkest Moment  A VEBSTER 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 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.  Kates 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.  Power and costs  Quite a bit of conversation is taking place on the subject  of power rates and comparisons have been made with other  places. Some of these comparisons are without regard to basic  facts.  Most antagonists when dealing with power rates in British  Columbia point to the power costs enjoyed by Winnipeg. It is  their right but they should inquire closely into why Winnipeg  _aas cheaper power than Vancouver or British Columbia.  It would not take any expert in- power economics very  long to put his finger on one great factor in .all power costs, the  cost of production. Some will ask why should costs vary between  Manitoba and British Columbia? The answer does not require  ���much digging.  If you have ever visited the Lake of the Woods in Ontario  and noted that vast reservoir of water, the level of which is controlled from year to year by international agreement, then you  ���will, have a starting point. From the Lake of tne Woods flows the  Winnipeg River which passes over various minor water hazards  to a point where dams have been built and two power plants provide sufficient power for the city of Winnipeg and a network of  lines into agricultural communities.  The building of dams on the Winnipeg River for power  purposes is a minor project compared to what has to be done in  British Columbia. There is not the same all-year reservoir available as is provided by the Lake of the Woods for Manitoba power  users. In British Columbia numerous dams to impound water  liave to be constructed.  The point which, should be obvious by now is that it is  (cheaper to get power from Lake of the Woods water than from  ���ihe waters of the various power sources in British Columbia. A  second important point is that the Manitoba power system was  "built many years ago when labor costs were not at their present  level.  It is only within the last decade or so that British Columbia's power needs have been really pressing and in a time when  ��;osts of building and production were at their highest. The Manitoba power system is divided roughly between the Winnipeg  ?Electric company and the Manitoba Power Commission which  delivers power developed chiefly by Winnipeg Electric.  The Manitoba Power Commission was established in 1919  ���sri-ile the B.C. Power Commission came into being in 1945. This  should tell the story sufficiently for the reader to get the idea  why power is cheaper in Manitoba and Winnipeg particularly.  To recapitulate, the Manitoba power system started many,  zioany years ago when costs were lower than they are today. The  'British Columbia power systems are of more recent vintage and  Built largely during the period of high costs. Also it is easier to  dam Manitoba waters than it is to dam British Columbia waters.  There will be those people who will jump to the conclusion the Coast News is defending British Columbia power producers. Such is not the case. The Coast News prefers a careful  summation of a situation and this- is what has occurred here. If  ���anyone feels these views are wrong, they have the right to express their own views by letter.  A candid Mr. MacDonald  Mr. Donald MacDonald. leader of the Ontario socialist  ���party, is to be commended for his candor. A legislative committee  suggestion that companies should be allowed to tell their side  at the story when their workers are being ���*�� iganized would be a  had thing in his opinion. In fact, according to the paper, such  ���permission would make it "extremely difficult" for unions to  ��xpand.  Unionism that cannot survive and prosper under attack  2rom employers or any one else must be bad for the worker and  had for tiie community ��� The Printed Word   -������-������-_���������_.  NO Vbo aj���Som't    \  ASK- V&U  CAWT  GO    GARGFOOT.  Tne  ���(GHTe.GtyiTH  -V^=-'-*^T^       3^-*_>**-������    -      ~ -���**i.      �� *~*   ���~ ' - * "  Th_** disadvantage of NAvifVO  fi MNDREAOER t-V-'Tflg FiQ*<M---.y'  Letters to the editor  Editor: In the April 9 issue  of the Coast News was a letter saying the Farmers' Institute is neutral (in the cow issue). In other words they are  sitting on the fence. -.Well I  wish they would come; down  and sit on my fence for a while  to keep  those     cows  out  of my garden, because I can't  in spite of. a five-strand wire  fence and hog wire.       j  Two years in succession I  have had everything eaten to  the ground and even fruit trees  $$&J��@W' "3*w!% j*"**-*"*? Jf*rr"^JssLv'^r- ��A* ftf  llwF I* - V"-1 A ��*"x?%%$  *'-%+?  ��w*. %-w��Sl  $  Prepared by the Research Staff of  ENCYCLOPEDIA   CANADIANA  What Is The Origin Of The  Name "Canada"?  The name for Canada was  probably derived from a Huron-  Iroquois term kanata that meant  village or community. Jacques  Cartier first used it, in 1534, to  refer to the Indian community  of Stadacona. It was then applied  to the St. Lawrance River and  later to the whole counitry. It  became the popular designation  for the colony of New France,  as distinguished from Acadie.  After the British conquest the  official description of the colony  until 1791 was "the province of  Quebec." But the term "Canada''  continued in popular usage and  came into official use with the  Canada Act (or Constitutional  Act) of 1791, which divided the  province into Lower and Upper  *<"n the passage of the  British North America Act in  1867, the name given to the federation of Upper Canada, Lower  Canada, New Brunswick and.  Nova Scotia was the Dominion  of Canada.  What Hangman Was For Hire?  The official executioner nr  hangman of the province of Quebec until August 1934 used the  pseudonym Arthur Ellis. His  services were available to tho  -<Hnr- provinces on commission.  for individual hangings. His successor has been known as  Camille Branchaud.  eaten up by these pests. Peas,  beans and roses Just disappear.  After waiting for months for  a few vegetables, a cow has  one glorious meal.  If you want to encourage  people from the city to come  and retire on your beautiful  Sunshine Coast I think they  should be assured at least that  they will not wake up in the  morning to find a herd of cattle in their gardens. My wife  woke me one morning to look  cut of the window. She said  there was a moose in the garden. You guessed it, it was no  moose but a big black cow with  horns three feet across, with  his read up against the front  room window.  Some day I think my deep  .freeze is going to be full of sirloin steaks. So farmers please  keep these cows in your own  farm lands.  J.W. Edwards.  Daniel Dafoe, creator of  "Robinson Crusoe" wrote some  30 books in the last four years  of his life.  Editor: We are very fond of  dogs, but have come to the conclusion there are dogs and dogs.  At the present time we are persecuted by a vicious animal resembling a great dane whose  favorite sport is to pick a fight  with smaller dogs, the smaller  the better. My two old dogs  who are never allowed at large  and only out when we are with  them have been severely mauled by this animal.  He wears no license and apparently makes his headquarters at the Municipal < Hall  where he lurks in company  with a big boxer to take on the  smaller fry. Recently this pair  almost killed a small friendly  puppy. Perhaps the owner of  this animal does not think  enough of his dog to pay a license fee as I do and is proud  of the fact he owns such a fighter. We understand he belongs  to Selma Park. We wish he  would stay there.  He has now decided to come  on to my porch looking for my  old dog whose life is beoming  a misery. It might be a good  idea to enforce the law and  pick up a dangerous animal of  this type. There are a number  of stray dogs here which our  visitors pitch out of cars usually by the Indian Village. I have  had a little dog here over a  week, a black and white bull  terrier would like to find the  owner. He also is terrified of  the fawn great dane.  Alice Amelia French.  WANTED  YOUNG EXECUTIVE  WITH SENSE OF ADVENTURE  If you like excitement and have ambition to go places, then here is  just the opportunity for you. Qualifications are simply this. You must  have a sound business head... to appreciate good value and economy.  You must like travelling . . in first class style. But most important,  you must be adventurous enough to recognize and enjoy the exhilaration of things new and different. If you are this kind of man WE WANT  YOU ... to enjoy a happy driving future. Apply in person to your local  Pontiac dealer's . . . drive the beautiful Pontiac model of your choice  ���.. from that day forth there'll be no holding you back.  SUMMER SCHOOL  Scholarships and bursaries  valued at more than S4000 are  available to students who plan  to enrol in the Summer School  of the Arts at the University of  Eritish Columbia from June 29  to August 22.  Scholarships will be awarded to students of merit and  proven talent while bursaries  would be available to promising students in need of financial assistance.  Applications for awards in  the fields of theatre, music, arts  and crafts and the dance  should be submitted to the director of the Summer School of  the Arts, Extension Department, not later than May 1.  Commercial and Sports  Interior & Marine  PENDER  HARBOUR 182  UTRIE  OPTOMETRIST  Located in Palmer Apt. ��� Gibsons, B.C.  With many years experience in the practice of optometry  You are assured of a complete satisfying ��� Optical Service  Office Hours  10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  or by appointment  Tel. 334  P.O. Box 263  size  P-1359C  _I---II---M-MM-��MHMB^  Mother, as the family minister of health and welfare,  knows the value of vitamins. She also knows that they  cost money. So she has an eagle eye for the large  economy size in vitamins, and many other things, when  she shops. This way she keeps the family budget in line.  The Minister of Health and Welfare at Ottawa has  a budget too. He uses it to pay for various important  services. Among these are Family Allowances and Old  Age Benefits.  Money for the Minister of Health and Welfare's  budget comes through the Minister of Finance. This  is true of other departments also.  It's no secret how the Minister of Finance obtains  this money. He gets it largely in taxes from millions of  Canadians like you. If he spends more than he gets  from you, he must turn around arid borrow from you  the amount he has overspent ... or else create new  money.  The creation of new money is one factor that leads  to inflation ��� when the dollar buys less and less. So,  as a thrifty Canadian, you are wise to ask government  only for those services you are willing to pay for . . .  with taxes.  Personally, you try to pay as you go, to live within  your income. It is important that government try to do  the same thing.  You want to live well now and to realize all your  ambitions for the best possible future. That future is  tied up with a sound dollar ��� a dollar whose purchasing  power you can depend on.  A SOUND DOLLAR MEANS  A BETTER LIFE FOR YOU  THE FIGHT AGAINST INFLATION NEEDS YOUR ACTIVE SUPPORT  L-259C  A PUBLIC SERVICE MESSAGE FROM THE LIFE INSURANCE COMPANIES IN CANADA S. Lanktree Thompson, president of Ocean-Lake Estates  Limited, a summer home development in the Jervis Inlet  area, announces plans for a Vanguard Bay, Nelson Island,  marina.  Mr- Thompson, who has been  associated with Forest Hills and  Marlborough Heights development in North Vancouver, and  The Beachcomber development  on Vancouver Island, believes  that Marina will fill a long wanted heed of the thousands of  boating enthusiasts who cruise  the Agamemnon Channel, Jervis  Inlet area.  Development of this Marina is  being undertaken in conjunction  with the opening up of both sea  and lake front summer heme  property at Vanguard Bay and  West Lake on Nelson Island, offering seclusion without isolation, just 60 miles from Vancouver. In addition to an unexcelled  anchorage for yachtsmen to use  as a cruising base amid what  have been termed the world's1  most beautiful cruising waters,  plans call for the provision of a  20' x 6_- service float with seven  pile doipnins and a 80'x21U'  small hjdi tie-up wharf, with,  usual commercial services available.  A feature will be a 290 yard  roadway to transport small cratt  from salt to the fresh water of  West Lake. On the West Lake  end of this road further docking  facilities will be available, as  well as a float and seaplane landing. In addition to the normal  Marina services, resident guide's  advice will be available for those  looking for the ultimate in both  fresh and sea water fishing.  MISSION CHAPLAIN  Rev. L. M. McFerran has been  appointed chaplain by the Central City Mission, Vancouver.  (This is the first appointment of  a full-time chaplain to the Mission during its 50 years of service to men in down-town Vancouver. Among the services rendered by the Central City Mission are the provision of some  850 meals each day and the bed  and lodging for about 265 men  each night.  ST. MARY'S HOSPITAL SOCIETY  ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING  The Annual General Meeting will be held at 2:00 p.m.  April 26, 1959  in the  Pender Harbour Community Hall  Madeira Park, B.C.  This is Your Hosp.ta! - Please Attend  NOTICE  R. S. Rhodes  Doctor of Optometry  204 Vancouver Block  Vancouver, B.C.  Announces he will be in Sechelt  APRIL 21st.  For an appointment for eye examination phone  Mrs. Gladys Batchalor, Sechelt 95F  If anyone desires any adjustment or repair to their  present glasses I will be pleased to be of service.  Roger  NOW OPEN FOR BUSINESS  PRICES LOWER THAN THE CATALOGUES  SOME LESS THAN WHOLESALE  1/2"   Copper Pipe    22c foot  1/2" Copper Elbow    10c ea.  1/2" Copper Tees     13c ea.  4" Lead Stubs  ... ���.   $4.90  Lead, 25 lbs. ��� Save $2.00       $5.50  1/2" Valves for Copper       95c  3/4" Copper    30c foot  Chromium Plated Traps       $2.25  Range Boilers        $19.50  New Close-Coupled English (Toilets        $29.50  White Bathroom Set, everything complete .... $129.50  Stainless Sink         $15.50  4" Soil Pipe       $4.90 per 5 ft. length  Pembroke Baths, white enamelled       $53.00  COPPER PIPE from 3/16" to 3"  Soft and Hard 1 Copper  MODERN PLUMBING ROUGHED IN  Average House ��� $250  ELECTRIC HOT WATER BOILERS  Copper Coils Made to Ordjsr and Installed  Goods Satisfactory @r Honey Refunded  WE DO BUSINESS 7 DAYS A WEEK  Easy-to-look-at Joyce Hahn sings  every other week on CBC TV's  "tops in pops" show 'Cross-Canada Hit Parade, Mondays on  CBC's  television network.  Halfmoon Bay  By PAT WELSH  The A.T.F. Talent Club members are rehearsing for a play  under direction of " Mrs. B.  Charlton, to be produced May  22. Judy Nygard and Marilyn  Cochrane have enriched the  coffers by collecting bottles  and other members are digging  gardens and doing odd jobs in  the neighborhood for money towards materials for costumes  and plaster for moulding, etc.  A spontaneous party was  held at the Surtees Hall April  3 with dancing and games,  members going on to the home  of Mrs. Stillwell for coffee and  sandwiches. From Pender Harbour for the occasion as guests  of Michael Stillwell came Ber-  nie Vallee and Roily Silvey.  At the weekly meetings a  girl or boy is chosen to be chair  man for the evening, April 3,  Tommy Burrows took over.  April 10, Carson Graves occupied the chair. Both did an excellent job. John Ellis was wel-  corned as a new member. Next  meeting will be on April 17,  8 p.m. at the Stillwell home.  Square dancing continues in  popularity at the Welcome  Beach Community Hall. Saturday evening was practise night.  Caller night will be Thurs.,  April 16, commencing at 8 p.m.  Back from an extended trip  in the eastern provinces are Mr.  and Mrs. W. Hogg, of Seacrest.  Mr. Hogg suffered a slight  stroke during his absence, but  is much improved  Mrs. G.B. Simpson is at her  summer home after visiting in  San Diego, Los Angeles, Oakland and other southern points.  Weekenders continue to   arrive.   This  weekend   saw   the  Bill   Thorns and   Charles,  the  Bert Andersons, Don and Nora  MacDonald;   Mr.   and   Mrs.  J.  Williams visited Mrs. Williams'  mother, Mrs. J.B. Simpsion; Dr.  Bates was at Hydaway, Penny  and Beverly Bentley were the  guests of their aunt, Mrs. Ed.  Curran.  On a  brief visit to Vancouver is Mrs. L. Bath.  Mrs. Bea McCaul is the guest  of Mrs. Lee of Pender Harbour.  Mr. and Mrs. W. Thom donated a dining room table and  chairs to the Welcome Beach  Community Hall.  Mr. and Mrs. J. Cooper has  as  guests  their   daughter  and  her husband, the Pat O'Neals,  and   their   younger   daughter  Marilyn.  George Nairn has undergone  surgery at the V.G.H. and is  making good progress. He  hopes to arrive home in a week  or ten days.  BOX 197  Phones  STORE 339 ��� RESIDENCE 105Y  100,000 TIMES  An electron microscope capable of magnifying objects up  to 100,000 times is now in operation at the University of  Eritish Columbia. The microscope, purchased with a dona  non of $34,000 to the UBC Development Fund by the B.C.  chapter of the Canadian Cancer Society, will be used for  cancer and connective tissue  research.  NEW OIL  BARGE  A floating oil products supermarket to service small logging  operations was launched this  week by British-American Oil  Co. Ltd. The **B-A Logger" is a  fully-equipped, 100-foot barge  that will make regular calls at  small logging operations in the  Georgia Straits area and as far  north as the tip of Vancouver  Island. It will be specifically  equipped to supply logging operations with a full line of oil products. Built in Vancouver by Allied Builders, it will be operated  by Pacific  Tanker Company.  WASHINGTON VISITORS  Tourists from the State of  Washington outnumbered all  other visitors to British Columbia last year. More than 185,800  cars bearing the  licence plates  Coast News, April 16, 1959.   3  of the Evergreen State crossed  the border in entry permits during 1958, more than 64 percent  of the total U.S. entries.  The hardest job of all is that  of finding a soft job.  Robert D. Wright, N.H.  NATUROPATHIC     PHYSICIAN  Graduate of  Cal.   Chiropractic   College,   Etc  MON., WED., FRL,���1 io 4 p.��-=  or   any  time  by  appointmes-t  PHONE 172-W ��� GIKSONS  Gibsons Social Welfare Club  Legion Hall 8 p.m. ��� MONDAY, APRIL 20  Back by Popular Demand  Clouds of Rhythm  DANCE  at  H.  Port Mellon  SATURDAY  APRIL 25  9 p.m. to 1 a.m.  Admission $1.50  X  v  y  -i  >>  A   ><"  MJ^W��  a "must"  for every  modem  home:  ����VWJV//JV      *  -   .W   ���  automatic storage water heater!  In-the modern home, an abundance of clean hot water is more  than a convenience . . . it's a necessity! End the waiting, the  shortages, the inefficiency of that old-fashioned hot water system  -*-��� and add modern convenience to your home by installing an  automatic storage water heater now! If your future plans include  such labor-saving appliances as an automatic washer or dishwasher, an everlasting supply of hot water at the correct temperature is especially important. And surprisingly economical, too!  There's a just-right size storage water heater for every home, every  family ��� with an average operating cost of only a few cents per  person per day!  A plentiful supply of hot water from an automatic electric  storage water heater is the greatest blessing in the home  Ask your appliance dealer or plumber  about the just-right size for your home.  B.CELECTRIC  5915 eo��  For Best Deal in Electrical Appliances Call  C & S SALES & SERVICE  Phone SECHELT 3  RICHTER'S   RADIO   &  TV   CENTRE  Phone SEGHELT 6  "S  HARDWARE,  Phone SECHELT 51  Phone GIBSONS 32 4&   Coast News, April 16, 1959.  DeMolay boys  attend counci  On Sunday, April 5, Ross  (Gaxlick, Winston Robinson,  ."Barry Wood, Bert Sim, Robert  fretter and Wilson Anderson  went to the provincial council  aueeting of DeMolay held in  Ihe Shrine Temple in Vancouver-  Plans are underway for hold-  ���?i_g the B.C. provincial conclave at the Y.M.C.A. camp at  Hopkins sometime in September, the date to be announced.  JLast year this meeting was  Tsteld in Penticton, and boys  from all over B.C. and Washington attended.  On Sunday, April 12, the Mt.  -Elphinstone Order of DeMolay  __eld a church parade, attend-  Sag Gibsons United Church.  LCW WINNERS  An award of $1,000 and a  Sronze statuette symbolizing women's protective instincts went  So the Local Council of Women  at London, Ont., as winners of  ���first olace in the Carol Lane  A-wards. Second award of $500  *��ent to the Women's Safety Organization at Port Robinson, Ont.  Both sponsored a general program of traffic accident preven-  fiTun.  *23ie Carol Lane Awards, made  annually by the Canadian High-  ���_n_y Safety Conference, are pos-  sable through a grant from the  Shell Oil Co. of Canada Ltd.  FOR SALE  -Rids are invited on a portion  ��f Block 61, D.L. 1023, Group 1,  N.W.D. This lot, 0.23 acres, is  situate in the Madeira Park area.  Tenders, in sealed envelopes  marked "Madeira Park Site,"  T-iil be received on or before  �� p.m.   on  Saturday,   April  25,  "I&e highest or any bid will not  -aecessarily be accepted.  The Board of School Trustees  _Sd-ool District No. 46 (Sechelt)  FEARN���EDWARDS  Mr. Ted Fearr of Gibsons and  Miss Lorraine Edwards of Vancouver were married at the United Church in Gibsons, 3 p.m.  Saturday, April 4, with, the Rev.  D.  Donaldson officiating.  The bride and groom were supported by Mrs. Irene Matheson,  sister of the bride as matron of  honor, and Mr. Ray Machon as  best man.  The bride wore a powder blue  travelling suit with pink accessories and a corsage of pink tea  roses.  The matron of honor wore a  powder blue suit with white accessories and a corsage of pink  carnations.  Along with families and  friends attending, out of town  guests included Mr. and Mrs.  Harvey Edwards, parents of the  bride, and Mrs. Lil Edwards,  grandmother; Mrs. Norman Reed  of Summerland, Mr. Jerry Wagner" of "New Westminster.  A reception was held at the  home of the bride and groom  at Roberts Creek.  *    *     *  FREDRICK���VENECHUK  A wedding of interest to many  took place on April 4, at 3 o'clock  in St. Bartholomews Anglican  church, Gibsons, B.C. Rev. C. R.  Harbord officiated.  The bride, Maria Helen Vene-  'chuk is the daughter of Mr. and  Mrs. Michael Alvaro of Gibsons,  B.C. The groom, Gerry Gordon-  Fredrick is the son of Mr. G.  Fredrick and the late Mrs. Fredrick, of Mistatim, Sask.  The marriage was solemnized  with a wedding band handed  down to the bride by her great  grandmother.  Miss Eileen Harrop was bridesmaid with Mr. Steve Littlejohn  as best man.  The reception was held in the  Legion Hall, Gibsons, with the  brides uncle, Mr. Claude Orieux,  proposing the toast to the bride.  The couple left on a honeymoon trip to the States.  When  success   turns  a  man's  head, he is facing failure.  AT THE  FASHION SHOW  April 22  HIGH SCHOOL. ��� GIBSONS  SEE OUR LATEST STYLES IN BOYS'  AND GIRLS' CLOTHING  TASELLA SHOPPE  Phone SECHELT 54  SEE  IN  Suits - Coats - Dresses  Hats - Skirts - Slims  Bathing Suits, Etc., at  FASHION SHOW  April 22, 8 p.m.  HIGH SCHOOL  GIBSONS  BE SMART - DRESS SMART  TOP QUALITY NAME BRANDS  All Fashions Shown May Be Purchased at  Phone GIBSONS 34X  2  Addressing the Kiwanis club  at its April 7 meeting, Michael  M. Dane of UBC department of  Slavonic studies showed how  the Russian post-revolution educational system developed  from a loose system into one  that was tight with a greater  potential in the education of  students.  He outlined how the early  days led to complete chaos  when there was no discipline  and there was nothing orderly  from the top down. A realization grew slowly that a return  to traditional concepts was  needed with strict discipline  and one educational system  passed by a central committee.  In 1936 the psychological and  aptitude teats were thrown out  and in 1939 a five-year plan  leading to university education  ���was announced but not really  effective until after tli_ war.  Now it is expected that by 1960  there will be a ten year plan  which would allow students to  progress through the education-  el setup.  Mr. Dane explained the educational system by graph with  a four year grade school which  would be terminal and ?pupils  must pass or go to the. labor  reserve. Then another?, three  years of grade school follows  with the same result, pass1 or  go to the labor reserve. Three  high school years follow from  which the student goes to university or polytechnic institution. Mr. Dane pointed out that  of the 4.3 of the educational potential from lower grades who  reach high school about 1.3  graduate. Then he added about  one million apply for university entrance but about one-quarter of them are accepted.  Under   the Russian   system,  Mr. Dane said, when you flunked but you were definitely  through and you reached a dead  end with only labor reserves  open. In such reserves boys are  included from 15 to 19 and  girls from 16 to 18 years of age  There was a text book shortage generally because of party  line ' changes with books that  were good one year being dy-.  namite the next year. Teacher  training started in grade seven  and carried on through Polytechnic but he added salaries  were surprisingly low.  Included in the educational  system are labor schools for  those who flunk their way to  the labor reserve and these labor schools specialize in. manual labor for those flunking  grade four and trades for those  failing at grade seven. Those  failing grade ten are trained  for supervisory labor jobs and  farming.  Students taking higher education are paid salaries for attending but the salaries are  manipulated, driving students  towards needed skills. To make  a decent living one must get to  the top, Mr. Dane said.  Somewhere along the line  Premier Kruschev took fright,  as Mr. Dane explained it, when  he discovered there was a reaction against work with the  hands and as a result he plans  to re-organize the system on  an eight year basis with the  accent on productive work. He  also showed how the Russians  were placing prioity on scientific levels rather than on consumer goods with the result  nothing new was being developed in this line, the industries concerned being satisfied  with copying western world  products only.  I have just read the autobiog-  rahpy of the novelist, Lloyd C.  Douglas: Time to Remember.  The author intended to write a  second volume but he died in  February 1951, a few weeks  after completing the first book.  This remarkable man began his  writing career at 52 and in 20  years wrote books with a circulation of eight million.  There was one passage in his  book which greatly interested  me. Here it is: "Happily for me,  I have always been able to forget the details of events that  have caused me much suffering.  I have even forgotten the names  of people who, through the years,  have wronged me."  No man, could be as much, in  the public eye as Douglas with-  12-20; 40  Live in and love the casual  comfofF and good looks of this  daytime favorite. Note step-in  buttoning, convertible collar,  easy swing of the skirt. Choose  skip-iron cottons.  Printed Pattern) 9352: Misses'  Sizes 12, 14, 16, 18, 20; 40. Size  16 takes 4% yarcfe 35-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  out getting a very large number  of letters which, as he says, were  made up of bouquets and brickbats; no doubt mostly bouquets  but quite a share of the other  kind too. His books were inspirational in the best sense of that  hackneyed word; they must have  meant entertainment and genuine help for millions.  X    *    *  Some book reviewers made up  their minds that they didn't like  the Douglas point cf view and  branded as spurious and superficial whatever he wrote. But he  carried on without rancour or resentment and gained a spiritual  victory.  Recently I read an article in a  magazine by one who has made  a specialty of interviewing famous comedians and other well-  known artists. I was somewhat  surprised to learn that all "fan*-  mail" was not what I had supposed it to be. He writes that  even the most popular entertainers such as Bob Hope, Bing  Crosby receive a good share of  critical and often abusive mail.  Of course, most letters are appreciative but it doesn't take  much abuse to spoil a man's day  and one deliberately snarling letter may offset a dozen complimentary ones.  *    *    *  Some very succes��?-u.l artists  are extremely sensitive to criti-  ��*-*im and the death of the poet  Keats Has been attributed to a  cowardly anonymous letter  which he brooded over until  everything else was blanked  out. The habit of brooding over  resentments is widespread; one  of the commonest failings of our  weak human nature. But it can  be overcome and to ignore insults is a sure sign of maturity;  that we really have grown up.  A minister told me that, at the  close of a long pastorate, a man  in* the congregation said to him:  "Did you know that I've been  mad at you for a long time?"  The minister replied that he  didn't know anything about it.  The puzzled man went on: "Isn't  that strange? I have been angry  at you for 20 years. It has made  me very unhappy and now I find  that you didn't even know about  it."  *     *    *  That reveals the utter folly of  nursing resentments; it is a form  of self-punishment. Ages ago the  Roman philosopher, Seneca, said  "Anger is like rain; it breaks itself on what it falls." Hatred is  ,a kind of spiritual jaundice. It  colours everything with bitterness and prejudice. It is a genuine victory to overcome bitterness as Lloyd Douglas did; life  has no finer achievement. It was  after he had forgiven a man who  tried to injure him that John  Nelson, a Christian of two centuries ago, said: "My soul became like a watered garden."  THE OLD HOME TOWN  ���*-'����>"-   By STANLEY  T@i?awm '^m//s^>%  ===   QUICK  SHOE  (gFPAlR  IfHNUTE1  HEEL-  NEXT CO*<CER?rH SERVICE  3 P.M  \HFOreMATVOA*  _____  WITH EVeOY/\l SHOE-  PAIR OF =<=VLshINE_  HAL.F SOUESC-=-_^u  ,__ .     ft ���  i ���'.  v> -v-****- sptz/H<& sus/wess  ��S/OT HITS A HIGH HCtTE  >S*T<&      ON MAIMSTJ5E_.r��  km. kinq trxtvm mnon h.. mat Mm rai_���-��  Keep    c&o!    Shis    summer,  stay   warm   all   winter,  do  your  insulating  now-  Get going today on insulation. You'll  have a cooler home this summer . . .  lower fuel bills next winter, it's easy  to do yourself, too. See us for insulation by the roll, batt or bag.  Gibsons Building Supplies  Phone GIBSONS 53  ^���^r^^S^^^^^^S^^^^^^^^'^^^^^^^^^  WE CAN  MIMECi lAtli  YOUR  LETTEEX,  rCCM$ CC ANY  OTHER SUCH WCCK  Coast News  Phone  GIBSONS 45Q  6����^T&5��^^S$$'~!?r!2��2^^^$'~?s��  ma  Gibsons Meat Market  WEEKEND SPECIALS  Thurs., Fri., Sat.  MEATS  BEEF SAUSAGE  PORK SAUAGE  39c Ib.  49c Ib.  POT ROASTS sas A 59c Ib.  FRYING CHICKEN   49c lb"  PRODUCE  ORANGES sunuist-ies siZe 2 doz. 59c  FLORIDA GRAPEFRUIT 3 for 29c  GROCERIES  ALBERTA BOTTER  ED ROSE COFFEE       69c  Ken Watson, Prop.  PHONE 52  1st GRADE COMING EVENTS  April 18,  Gibsons 'Elementary  P.T.A.  Annual  Carnival,   7.30  p.m.                                           2-9-c TOTEM  FLASHES  April 18, Hopkins Hall, Gibsons        We do save you money. See  -Square  Dancers  practice   ses-    us before buying, let us prove  sion, 8:30 p.m. it-  April  20,   St.  Hilda's   Church Beach property,   70   x  288,  Hall,    Rummage   sale,    Mon,. neat cottage, $4750.  10:30 a.m.    April    23.    Don't   forget    St.'       * f��f? ff���' ca^ *6 *.2.4  George's  Day   Tea   and   Sale, furnished   good well   electrici-  o->^��J^-_>^   x,,  --_���   ,vf c+    a; *y> fruit trees, level land. FP  sponsored  by  men of St. Ai- -     ��.215Q      ' t  dan's: Church Committee, Par- 0^^^<ffltams.  ish Hall, Roberts Creek, 2 p.m. _.,       _              ,           , . _   :  Near 5 acres, barn, chicken  April 25. Home Cooking sale, house, fruit and nut trees, very  10  a.m.   at  Super-Valu  Store, nice stucco 3 br home. Unusual-  W.A. St. Bartholomew's church ly nice  property,  onlyi $6950.    Terms, only $1950  down.  May 1, Wilson Creek Hall, Var-  1 1 .   iety  Concert, ladies   and  chil- 5 acres, over 2 acres in pas-  dren's  choir  and assisting ar- ture, level, best land anywhere  tists. Admission 50c.         2-16-c only $3150.  CARD OF THANKS ��Z                 .. . 1    10   acres,   city water,. close  Thank you to everyone of my in��  ��nly   $3,000 Terms,  $1500  friends and neighbors for their down.  visits, cards, flowers and many   kind deeds  during my recent Fabulous view lot, 68 x 145,  illness.    Your    thoughtfulness onl3"* $1150.  will always be remembered.   Ruth Godfrey). Drop in and see our  many    listings.  We cover   the entire  DEATH  NOTICE Sunshine  Coast,  and  we save   : ' you money.  CLOU ��� Passed away on April -   13, 1959, John Allbuary* Clou Bargain  Harbour,  over  500  of Granthams Landing, age 64. fe-t" waterfrontage, four acres  Survived by  loving wife, one lovely beach,   only  $9500   on  son Peter, Vancouver, 1 daugh- terms.  ter, Mrs. Nancy Astrom, Bam-    field, V.I., 6 grandchildren. Fu- Rental on the beach at Hop-  neral service  Wednesday, Ap- klns> 2 br, only $45 month,  ril 15, 1:30 p.m. from St. Bar- Beach    location,    18    room  tholomew's   Anglican   Church, house. FP  $9500, terms.  Rev. Denis F. Harris officiating NOTARY IN OUR OFFICE  Cremation.    Graham    Funeral TOTEM REALTY  Home directors.            Qwned and operated by  Harold Wilson  HARTLEY   ���   Passed    away GIBSONS, B. C  April 13, 1959, Mary (Minnie) '.   Hartley of Gibsons, B.C. Sur- TO RENT  vived by her loving  husband    *��� ������   Norman, one brother and one 2 4 room unfurnished cottages,  sister  in   Vancouver.   Funeral Davis   Bay,   $30   month  each,  service Thurs., April 16 at 11 ^-SSett   Agencies,   Phone   Se-  a.m.   from St.   Be/tholomew's chelt 145- 2-16'1  Anglican Church, Gibsons, Rev. Modern 2 br house, furnished,  Denis F. Harris officiating. In- inc     Tv    comb     Frid       and  terment  m Elphinstone ceme- freeZer.   For   rent with  lease,  tery. Graham Funeral Home in Gower Point rd<> 5 mins  fr0m  charge.  p Q. References  required. $75  per   month.   Apply  F.   Schul-  SMITH ��� Passed away April stad, Gibsons.                     2-16-p  14 Harlow G. Smith, 87, of Gib-   sons, B.C. Survived by his lov- One bedroom house, partly fur-  ing wife, also two sons and _ne nished. Adults. Phone Gibsons  daughter in the U.S.A. Funeral _^��?M-   takes place Thursday, April 16' Hopkins Landing, on the beach,  at  2:30 p.m. from the  Pen*- two bedroom ��        onl    $45'  S^JSt&hS^^ ?TV M T; a �����nth. References required.  Stronstad officiating. Interment Totem Realt     Gibs0ns q  in Seaview cemetery. Graham     1!   Funeral Home in charge. 2  bedroom  unfurnished  suite,    waterfront Roberts Creek. Ph.  HELP WANTED FEMALE Gibsons 19Y.   tExperienced    bookkeeper    for Two  bedroom  home  close in,  logging company, office in Se- nice   view,   garden   area,   $55  chelt. Phone Sechelt 219 or 189 month. Several  other   rentals.    Totem Realty, Ph. 44, Gibson��.  ANNOUNCEMENT     CONSTRUCTION  Shilcomb Lookout Tool Rental, '.._ ���-,_._,-������ T -^-__--,----.--  ehain and skil saws, disk and BUILDING    CONSTRUCTION  belt sanders, paint spray, drills k1tchwn rSm  concrete   mixer   and   building K_1CH1_N CAB1NE1S  jacks. Vancouver rental rates. Dump   trucks for   hire,   sand,  Archie H.  Walker, Phone TU gravel and  crushed  rock.  3-2407.                                       4-9-c BULLDOZING    ROY GREGGS  Sewing machine and small ap- Halfmoon Bay  pliance   repairs.   Speedy   ser- Phone Sechelt 183G  vice.    Bill    Sheridan,    Selma   Park. Phone Sechelt   69X RAN VERNON  2-12-c Construction ��� Alterations  ��� ��� Repairs ��� Concrete work  Tree  falling,   topping,   or   re- Sand, gravel & cr. rock,  moving lower limbs for view. Special  price   on   gravel   fill.  Insured work from Port  Mel- Gibsons 173Q.                        tfn  Ion to Pender Harbour. Phone   Gibsons  337F.   Marvin  Volen. BOATS FOR SALE    ^ 36-FT.  CRUISER  Kitchen cabinets, chests of Chrysler engine, Rockgas range  drawers, writing desks, coffee and heater, 2 anchors, ropes,  tables, end and night tables, crockery, utensils. 4 foam mat-  screen doors and windows, and tress bunks. Top speed 10 V2  anything in unpainted furni- knots.  ture made to order. Saws filed. $5,500, half cash.  Galley's Woodworking Shop. Haddock's, Madeira Park. Ph.  Phone 212W, Gibsons. TUrner 3-2248                    2-16-1  TIMBER CRUISING 1  clinker 12 ft. boat with l3/4  K.M. Bell, 2820 Birch St., Van- Briggs & Stratton, nearly* new.  couver 9, Phone REgent 3-0683 $170. M. Shoebottom, Gibsons.  Spray and  brush   painting,  also 14 ft. clinker boat, B & S mo-  paper hanging. J. Melhus. Phone tor.  Phone Gibsons 67M.  Gibsons  33.                              4-6-1  ���   insurance WANT AD RATES  *              r��AT? mTVT?*R�� Condensed style 3 cents word.  ^     t       V, JT^.  T!    ���  - T*��i-��� miniim-m   55  cents.   Figures  in  Our Low Cost Financing Plan Qf fiv_  or  less* initialS(  will help you make .-a  better etc   count   as one  word-   Addi.  deal. See _ us  for details  now tional   insertions   at   half   rate.  BEFORE you buy. BKnimum 30c.  Finest  life   plans   and   group Cards of ThankS) Engagements,  life insurance. Tn Memowams. Deaths and Births  Sickness and accident plans UD to 40 words SI per insertion.  Dominion Automobile Assoma- 3- per vvor(j 0ver 40.  tion   Club  memberships. -r0v rn*mbers 25c evtr-a.  Best of Fire, Automobile and Cash with order. A 25c charge  Casualty insurance. is mads when billed.  For  genuine   service   in all a��5stftftv DTSPT AY  your insurance needs see CLA^Sl* _&!> DibFi-AY  AGGETT AGENCIES Ltd., M} advertis1ng deviating from  tih        u's" regular  classified style  becomes  Phone l-*-* classified display and is charged  Fire,   Auto,    Liability.    Prompt ^ ^r\^^Ji���^ .^Jl  courteous service. Totem Realty, ^per nne, minimum of 14 agate  Gibsons. ^  T,?e*i";s ��� 17  cents per count  p_T-VrTTTvrri line for first insertion then 13c  rntiHiiixix           npr  e-unt  une   for   consecutive  Your    printer   is    as near af '"S^Spm p*w*-raepts dead-  your telephone at 45-Q. iirie 5 p.m. Tuesday.  IF YOU WANT to be assured  of a lot in tlie NEW SUBDIVISION of residential lots in  Sechelt, ACT QUICKLY.  See Tom Duffy  SECHELT REALTY  and INSURANCE  Phones Sechelt 22 or 158  DRUMMOND REALTY  5 very good lots in Gibsons,  low terms. This is your opportunity.  We  have buyers,  and require  listings  Always has good buys  Notary Public  Gibsons Phone 39  ��� *���  PROPERTY WANTED  ft - ��� . '   . 1        ���       ���._ ... -I.. ���. i�� ���  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.  BOARD AND ROOM ~^  Room and board, or sleeping  rooms. Phone Sechelt 80T.   tfri  MISC. FOR SALE ^  Oysters are good for you ���  every month of the year. Buy  them farrn-fresh ... They are  delicious. Oyster Bay Oyster-  Co., R. Bremer, Pender Harbour.  TUrner 3-2686. ,  1 14 ft. clinker built boat by  Andy Linton, with 5 horse.  Fairbank Morse motor and  trailer, $175. Good garden tractor with plow, disc and cultk  vator, $150. Gilchrist jack, $35.  Phone 148G, Gibsons.  Vacuum cleaner, radio, gate  leg table. Phone Sechelt 153T.  -___ , ; : *}'  Limited quantity freezing iand  canning chicken, 12 birds for  $10. F. Holland, Gibsons 175GJ  s/4 bed, spring mattress, spring.  Perfect condition. Phone Sechelt 40.  8 cu. ft. 1951 Frigidaire, $100.  Phone Gibsons 172F. '��  Top soil, cement gravel, wash:  ed and screened, road gravel  and' fill. Delivered and spread.  Phone Gibson�� 148M- or Sechelt  22. tfn  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.  Hens at 25c lb live eight. Will  pluck them for 5c lb if you  wish. Phone Gibsons 270. Elan-  der Farm.  WANTED  Stroller and playpen in good  condition. Phone Gibsons 269-.  Second hand portable typewriter. Must be reasonable. For  L.A. to Legion. Phone secretary  A. Batchelor, Sechelt 62M.  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  the premises. tfn  DIRECTORY  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.. Anoliarices.   TV Service  "    GIBSONS ELECTRIC  Phone 130  Authorized GE Dealer  TRADER'S ACCOUNTING  SYNDIC AfTE  Public   accountants  Stationery supplies  Box   258.   Gibsons  Fhones: Gibsons ("office) 251.  Cres*) 285  Hours, 8:30 to 5. Mon. to Fri  or by appointment  DIRECTORY (Continued)  GIBSONS PLUMBING  Heating,  Plumbing  Quick,  efficient service  Phone Gibsons 98R  C and S SALES, SERVICE  Agents for  Propane Gas  Combination Gas  Ranges  Sales and Installations  Free Estimates  Electric and Gas Hot Plates  FURNITURE  LINOLEUMS  Phone 3 Sechelt  A. M. CAMPBELL  REFRIGERATION  SALES AND SERVICE  Commercial Domestic  Wilson Creek  Phone Sechelt 83Q  C. E. S1COTTE  BULLDOZING SERVICE  Land  Clearing  Road Building  Logging ��� Landscaping  FREE ESTIMATES  Phone 232 ��� Gibsons  GIBSONS  BUILDING SUPPLIES  LTD.  "WE CARRY THE STOCK"  Phone Gibsons 53  LET US HELP YOU  PLAN NOW  CLYDE  PARNWELL  XV SERVICE  Radio  and   Electrical   Repair*  Phone Gibsons 93R  ELECTRIC WIRING  HOME &  COMMERCIAL  IMMEDIATE ATTENTION  given all jobs, large or small  NORM MacPHERSON  Gibsons 296F  ELECTRICAL   CONTRACTOR  BRICKLAYER  Alex Simpkins  R.R.  1, Gibsons 217Q  RENEE'S  SPORTSWEAR  & LINGERIE SHOP  Gibsons 41R  CHILDREN'S WEAR  KITTEN & DALKEITH  SWEATERS  Gravel Hauling and Topsoil  Ditch Digging and  Culverts  Bulldozing  Phone FRANK WHITE  Pender Harbour   743  TELEVISION       ~  SALES AND SERVICE   Dependable Sendee  RICHTER'S  RADIO -  TV  Fine Home Furnishings  Major Appliances  Record Bar  Phone  Sechelt 6  MARSHALL'S   PLUMBING  HEATING  &  SUPPLIES  Phone Gibsons 134, 329 or 33  SIM ELECTRIC LTD.  all types  ELECTRICAL  WORK  Phone Sechelt  16i  Eves. 130 or 19R  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  _.  ���j��  Jewellery ��� watches  Clocks ��� Electric shavers  Necklaces ��� earrings ��� rings  etc., etc.  Phone 2  ���  Gibsons, B.C.  SMITH'S HEATING  CHIMNEY & OIL STOVES  SERVICED  Phone Gibsons   177K  THRIFTEE STORES  Left of Post Office  Gibsons, BC.  Headquarters for Wool  Phone Gibsons 34F  Notions ��� Cards ��� Toys  Miscellaneous Gifts  MAX PROPP  CHARTERED   ACCOUNTANT  3346 West 41st Ave.  Vancouver 13, B.C.  Telephone AMhurst 6-6845  Gibsons 151  DORIS BEAUTY SALON  GIBSONS  Up to date hair styling  Permanents  For appointment Ph Gibsons 38  L. GORDON BRYANT  NOTARY PUBLIC  at  Jay-Bee Furniture and  Appliance Store  Office  Phone,  Gibsons 99  House Phone. Gibsons 119  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  Coast News, April 16, 1959.   5  Girl Guide Cookies taste good!  When a Brownie or Girl Guide  comes to your door you will  know they are worth the price.  When you buy you help more  B.C. girls learn* to be good citizens.  DIRECTORY (Coniinued)  PENINSULA  FUELS  W.   FUHRMANN. prop.  Wood, coal, Prest-o-logs  Phone Gibsons 95M  PENINSULA     CLEANERS  Cleaners  for the Sechelt  Peninsula  Phone  GIBSONS 100  Selma Park TV  & Radio Service  GUARANTEED SERVICE  Phone Sechelt 73Y  PENINSULA   TELEVISION  Radio and TV  SALES & SERVICE  Phone Gibsons 303  SAND ��� GRAVEL       ~~  CEMENT  BUILDING MATERIALS  TRUCK & LOADER RENTAL  FOR DRIVEWAYS, FILL, etc.  SECHELT  BUILDING    SUPPLIES  Phone Sechelt 60  Evenings, 173  or 234  .HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  Cold Weld Process  Engine Block Repairs  Arc, Acy. Welding  Precision Machinists  Phone 54 Residence 152  A. E. RITCHEY  TRACTOR  WORK  Clearing,   Grading,   Excavating  Bulldozing, Clearing Teeth  FOR RENT  Arches, Jacks, Pumps  Phone Gibsons 176  Church Services  ANGLICAN  Si. Bartholomews,    Gibsons  11 a.m. Matins  11 a.m. Sunday School  Si. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  3.30 p.m. Evensong  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  St. Hilda's    Sechelt  7.30 p.m. Evensong  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  UNITED  Gibsons  9.45 a.m. Sunday School  11 a.m. Divine Service  Roberts C"eek. 2 p.m.  Wilson   Creek  Sunday School 11 a.m.  3:30 p.m. Divine Service  PORT MELLON  The Community Church  7:30 p.m. Evensong  ST. VINCENT'S  Holy Family, Sechelt,    9 a.m.  St. Mary's, Gibsons, 10.30 a.m.  Port Mellon,   first  Sunday  oi  each month at li.35  a.m.  PENTECOSTAL  11 a.m. Devotional  9.45 a.m. Sunday School  7:30 p.m. Evangelistic Service  Mid-week services as  announced  CHRISTIAN SCIENTISTS  Church service and Sunday  School, 11 avm:*in .Roberts  Greek United Church  Bethal   Baptist   Church  7:30  P.M.,  Wed.,  Prayer  11:15 A.M., Worship Service  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  LAND   ACT  NOTICE OF INTENTION TO  APPLY TO PURCHASE LAND  In Land Recording District of  Vancouver and situate directly  East of Lot 5857, Group 1, New  Westminster.  TAKE NOTICE that John  Turnbull Calder of R.R.I, Halfmoon Bay, B.C., occupation retired intends to apply for permission to purchase the following described lands:���  Commencing at a post planted  in North West corner adjacent  to No. 6728 B.C. Surveyors Post;  thertee East 20 chains; thence  South 10 chains; thence West  20 chains; thence North 10 chains  and containing 20 acres, more or  less.  The   purpose    for   which  the  Iand is required is homesife.  JOHN TWRNBULL CALDER  Dated 21st  March,   1959.  NOTICE OF INTENTION TO  APPLY TO LEASE LAND  In Land Recording District  of Vancouver, British Columbia and situate NORTH LAKE  on the North Side of North  Lake, approximately 15 chains  East of the outlet at tlie West  end.  Take notice that Ralph A.  Aubrey, of New Westminster,  occupation, Civil Servant, intends to apply for a. lease of  the following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted on the North Side of North  Lake, approximately 15 chains  East of the outlet at the West  end. Thence 2V2 chains West;  thence 10 chains North, thence  2y2 chains East; thence 10  chains M/L South and containing 2Y2 acres, more or less, for  for the purpose of  R.A. Aubrey  Dated April 17,  1959.   NOTICE OF INTENTION TO  APPLY TO LEASE LAND  In Land Recording District  of Vancouver, British Columbia and situate NORTH LAKE  on the North Side of North  Lake, approximately 15 chains  East of the outlet at the West  end.  Take notice that Allen Keen-  leyside of Port Coquitlam. occupation, Appraiser, intends to  apply for a lease of the following described lands:���  Commencing at a post planted on the North Side of North  Lake, approximately 15 chains  East of the outlet at the West  end. Thence 2%. chains East,  thence 10 chains North, thence  2*_ chains West; thence 10  chains M/L South and containing 21/_ acres, more or less, for  the purpose of summer home.  Allen Keenleyside  Dated March 25th, 1959.   POUND  DISTRICT  ACT  WHEREAS    notice   has   beett  duly  given of the   intention to  constitute   as   a Pound District  certain land in the vicinity  of  Gibsons Landing, which may b*.  more   particularly   described   as  follows:���   Commenicing   at  the  north-west   corner   of   Lot 694,  Group 1, New Westminster District, being a point on the westerly high water mark of  Shoal  Channel,   Howe   Sound;   thence  in  a  general south-westerly direction  along the said westerly  high water mark of Shoal Channel to the  south-east corner of  Indian Reserve No. 26 "CHECK-  WELP";    thence   westerly   and  northerly   along   the   southerly  and westerly boundaries of said  Indian   Reserve   No.  26 to the  most southerly boundary of Lot  687;  thence   westerly  along the  most southerly boundary of Lot  687 and the southerly boun&ary  of Lot 688 to the north-east cor-  ner of Lot 1328; thence southerly  along the easterly boundaries of  Lots 1328, 685A and 842 to the  south-east   corner   of   said   Lot  842, being a point on the high  water   mark   of   the   Strait   of  Georgia;   thence   iru   a   general  north-westerly direction along the  said high water mark of the Strait  of Georgia to the most westerly  south-west   corner    of Lot  906;  thence northerly along the westerly boundary of said Lot y06 to  the   north-west   corner   thereof;  thence easterly along the northerly boundaries of Lots 906 and  907 to the south-west corner of  Lot   902;   thence  northerly and  easterly along the  westerly and  northerly boundaries of said Lot  902   to   the   north-east   corner  thereof;   thence   easterly   along  the  northerly boundary   of Lot  690   to   the   north-east    corner  thereof;   thence   northerly   and  easterly along the westerly and  northerly   boundaries   of    Lots  691, 9114 and 692 to the northeast   corner   of   said   Lot   692;  thence southerly along the easterly boundary   of said  Lot 692  to the  north-east corner of Lot  693;   thence  easterly  along the  northerly   boundaries    of    Lots  693   and   694  to   the   aforesaid  north-east corner of Lot 694, being the point of commencement*  AND WHEREAS objections 10  the constitution of such proposed   Pound   District   have   been  recorded:  THEREFORE NOTICE IS  HEREBY GIVEN that the majority of the proprietors of land  within the above-described district must .within thirty davs  from the posting and publish'nij  of this notice, forward to the  Minister of Agriculture their  petition in the form required by  Section 5 of the "Pound District  Act," or otherwise such proposed Pound District will not be  constituted.  (Signed) NEWTON P. STEACVT  Minister of Agriculture  Department of Agriculture,  Victoria. B.C.  March 23rd, 1959  NOTE: The word "proprietor"  in the "Pound District  Act" means any holder  or occupier of land under whatever tenure,  or any superintendent,  overseer, servant, or  other person acting for  holder or occupier. British Columbia's first Epilepsy Centre has just opened at  435 West Broadway, Vancouver. The centre's professional  staff will co-operate with physicians treating epileptic patients anywhere in the province and also carry out specific projects independently.  All such work will be designed to improve the lot of  men, women and children afflicted with epilepsy in this  province.  Announcing the opening,  G.H.D. Hobbs, chairman of the  Epilepsy Division, B.C. Society  of Crippled Children, commented: "We are starting in a  modest way but we are hopeful that the services of the centre can be steadily expanded  in the fairly near future. There  are, by the best estimates now  available to the division, 20,000  epileptics living in B.C. and  thousands of them are not  aware of how much modern  medical treatment can do for  them."  If you think British Columbia  needs capable, resourceful girls,  buy Girl Guide cookies when one  of their uniformed youngsters  comes to your door, and invest  in this vital youth program.  Peninsula Boxing Club  JUNIOR! BOXING SHOW  GIBSONS SCHOOL HALL  APRIL 25, 7.30 p.m.  PORT MELLON AND GIBSONS BOXERS  ADMISSION: $1.00 ��� 75c ��� 25c  The University of British Columbia  SCHOOL -,1 ARTS 1959  June 29  August 22  Guest Director: ROBERT LOPER  Acting,    History   of    Theatre,   Children's  Theatre      Theatre,  Speech, Body Movement, Directing, Stagecrafts, Scene Design and Lighting.  Guest Director: GEORGE SCHICK  Music    &  Acting for Opera, French & German Song  Literature, Sight Reading, Individual Study  Opera   of   Opera   Repertoire,  Master  Classes in.  Opera Coaching and Conducting.  Guest Director: JEAN ERDMAN  <9   Dance Movement   Analysis,    Dance  History,  Na  tional Dance Styles, New Theatre Dance.  A   Arts & Ceramic-Sculpture   by   LOUIS   ARCHAM-  r*     Cm.      BAULT. Painting by  JACJUES DE TON-  Cratts   nancour.  SPECIAL EVENTS include a noon-hour Festival Preview with.  Lister Sinclair interviewing Festival artists and visiting instructors; a Lecture-Demonstration and Dance Recital by Jean  Erdman.  THE SUMMER SCHOOL OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS will include,  a Seminar on India and other short courses.  For further information please write:  SUMMER SCHOOL OF THE ARTS  lEP-lTMEOT of MTEMi!  THE UNIVERSITY of BRITISH COLUMBIA  Vancouver 8, B.C.  STATION  SPECIAL  FIRESTONE  f r  CHAMPION  ONLY  670:15 Plus your retreadable tire  OPEN SUNDAYS  Phone SECHELT 178  6    Coast News, April 16, 1959.  Wilson Creek  BY MRS. D. ERICKSON  Fishing recently from Wilson  Creek wharf, Brian Higginson, 9,  Vaughn Franske, 12, hooked a  40 pound ling cod. Earl Alcock,  working nearby went out in a  boat to assist the boys to land  and clean the fish. Was a hungry  cod, as a good size duck was  tound intact inside. Mrs. Kay  Franske made a fish and chip  feast for boys and girls nearby.  Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Wright  who have left to reside in  Kelowna, will leave many friends  here. Mrs. Wright has been very  active with St. Johns Unitedl  church W. A. work.  Mr. and Mrs. Walter Barr of  North Vancouver have purchased the Wright's house and will  arrive here soon.  Easter holiday visitors included Stewart and Win Robertson  with Gordon from Bridge River;  Mrs. Harry Lucken, Linda and  Sandy at the H. Roberts' home;  Mr. and Mrs. H. Gordon Wilson  visited from the R.C.A.F. base  at Comox, and hope to take up  permanent residence here.  Mr. and Mrs. H. Rivett of Vancouver were guests of the H.  Macleods, also Gail their granddaughter.  The Gordon Haslett family  opened their .summer home,  Brian assisting Ron and Jack  Whitaker in  land clearing.  Elizabeth Haslett was guest  of her friend Janet Steele.  NEW PRODUCT  During his recent visit to  Vancouver Don Pumphrey of  Sechelt was appointed tlie Sunshine Coast sales representative  for tlie Life-Lite rechargeable  Flashlight. The Nordling Agencies of Vancouver are the distributors for British Columbia  and the Yukon.  Don also represents the B/ue  Line Sporting Goods store of  Vancouver, and spent some  time in their store looking over  the latest skin diving equipment, fishing,and roller skating supplies which he will be  pushing during the coming  summer season.  ��  _������#  ��S-3��  & *xf IIS  ���aj^r^  JvV Jh'Jl  jtt        Kir 0/ * i * fi.  Bluebirds sing a song of happiness for bride or bride-at-heart.  So easy to embroider.  Luxurious linens ��� such a  dainty shower gift. Decorate a  bedset, towels, pillowcases. Pattern 820: transfer of a SV-xlO-te-  inch motif, two 6*14x13"V.!'.  Send THIRTY-FIVE CENTS  in coins (stamps cannot be accepted) for this pattern to The  Coast News, Needlecraft Dept.,  70 Front St. West, [Toronto,-Ont.  Print Plainly PATTERN NUMBER, your NAME and ADDRESS.  As a bonus. TWO complete  patterns are printed right in  our LAURA WHEELER Needlecraft Book. Dozens of other designs you'll want to order���easy  fascinating handwork for yourself, your home, gifts, bazaar  items. Send 25 cents for your  c?py of this book today!  A new system was inaugurated at the monthly meeting of  Se;helt PTA. Room mothers  were appointed to promote better understanding and attendance of parents at meetings.  ���Parents are asked to visit the  room their children expect to  attend next year, where the  teacher will explain the next  year's program. Room mothers  are: Grade 1, Mra Harold Nelson; Grade 2 and 3, Mrs. Beck:  Grade 3 and 4, Mrs. M. Braun;  Grade 4 and 5. Mrs. G. Page:  Grade 6, Mrs. E. Crucil and  Mrs. P. Tyson; Grade 7, Mrs.  Toynbee. Reports were heard  on the recent convention and a  film shown dealing with work  for the blind.  In Victoria last week we saw  some old time Sechelt residents  including Mrs. Alice Bromley  whose husband Arthur was one  time forestry officer here in  1922 or thereabouts. Mr. Brom-  Offer bank shares  Rights to 675,000 additional  shares of Bank of Montreal capital stock are to be offered to  shareholders on record at April  17 at $32 per share, on the basis  of one new share for each eight  held, G. Arnold Hart, president,  has announced. The new issue  will increase the bank's paid-up  capital to the highest figure in  Canadian banking history, he  said.  The issue is being undertaken  in view of the substantial increase in total assets of the bank  sinee the last issue two years  ago, and because of the formation of the new Bank of London  and Montreal Limited, serving  Latin America and the Caribbean, he added.  ley died some time ago. Mrs.  Bromley was interested in the  Sechelt news. Also saw Mrs.  Thelma Pohl, one time Thelma  Brooker who lived here in 1935  Had a phone call from Mrs.  Bill Aylward -whose husband  was on the Provincial (Police  and is still with the RCMP.  Son Bob is an announcer on  station CJVI. He went to school  here. After leaving here he did  very well at UBC in theatre  and drama and will be getting  married shortly.  Mr. and Mrs. John Davis and  family will be leaving Sechelt  to make their home in Los Angeles. John has been active in  May Day celebrations, Kinsmen and   other   organizations,  and Lee has been a prominent  member of the Choraliers choir  Their home has been purchased  by Mr. and Mrs. Tom Forrester of Pender Harbour.  Little Billy; Hopper of Selma  Park got his foot wedged in a  couple of logs on the beach. It  took three men quite a while  to get him free. Billy was none  the worse for the experience-  Guaranteed    Watch  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  SECHELT THEATRE  FRL, SAT. ��� APRIL 17 & 18  FRANK LOVEJOY ��� ABBY DALTON  "Cole Younger - Gunfighter"  TECHNICOLOR  MON., TUES. ��� APRIL 20 & 21  ALAN LADD ��� DOROTHY LAMOUR  ii  Wild Harvest  99  ii  WED., THURS. ��� APRIL 22 &23  ELIZABETH TAYLOR ��� P. NEWMAN  Cat on a Hot Tin Roof  TECHNICOLOR  ADULT ENTERTAINMENT ONLY  ADMISSION 75c  ��  Look Ahead and Save Now  1  Rocftqcrs  ROCKGAS HEATS THIS  1189 sq. ft. HOME FOR $251  ON THE  SECHELT PENINSULA  ($7.00 per month for cooking and  water heating)  Forget winter  switch to  with forced-air  O pane/air  LOW COST  EASY TERMS  INCLUDES TAX  Here at last is automatic  forced air heating for any  home -. . . priced to fit the  most modest budget. Solves  the problem of heating non-  basement homes with their  cold under-Floor ventilation  or concrete slab floors.  The new panelair is economical to buy ��� economical to use ��� saves up to  20% on gas bills ��� can be  placed in or against the  wall.  BOTH COMPLETELY INSTALLED  HW EXTRAS-  INCLUDING ROCKGAS METER SYSTEM  FAYNE "65"  Hide-In-Wail Furnace.  REPUBLIC 24 Imp. Gal. Glass Lined  water heater.  Furnace wired to open circuit.      I  All gas piping.  #   Plumbing up to 6 feet.  AH labor, material and Permits.   '  ROCKGAS Meter and Storage Tank.  1 year FREE Service and Warrantee.  CALL TODAY  EASY TERMS  C & S SALES  Phone SECHELT 3  GIBSONS HARDWARE  Phone GIBSONS 33  WbIcSh for  iwm^!^;M0^MMX"MM.  :;5:lPilgB#;#^L?*t*J:^s; Roberts Creek  By Mrs. M. Newman  Mr. and Mrs. Clare White  of Victoria are spending a vacation on the Peninsula making their headquarters at the  Allen Whites.  Harold Pearson has taken  his logging outfit up the coast  in the vicinity of Bella Coola.  TEEN TOWN  SESSION  featuring the  PLANETS  PORT MELLON  APRIL 25  1 p.m? to 5 p.m.  ADMISSION $1  Until a home is ready for her,  Mrs. Pearson, with the children, will stay at Davis Bay. Mr.  and Mrs. Forde Flumerfelt and  son, Jim Rusk and Norm Ber-  dahl will also move to the new  site.  Mrs. R. Hughes ha�� gone to  Vancouver to spend a week or  so at the home of Dr. and Mrs.  C. Covemton.  Funeral services were held  on April 10 for Mrs. Ruth Mills  formerly of Roberts Creek,  who passed away in the Vancouver  General Hospital. Rev.  D. Donaldson officiated at the  graveside service at Seaview  Cemetery. Mrs. Mills, widow  of the late James Mills, leaves  a niece in South Africa.  Mr. and Mrs. J. Fehrn and  sons have returned to their  home in Vernon after a two  week's vacation.  Some people never hit the  mark because they never pull  the trigger.  o  accidents  60,000 workers in B.C.'s forest products industry will try to  work one week without an accident. The week in question  is May 4 which has been designated "Safety Week" by the  Joint Forest Products Safety  Committee, sponsors of the  campaign.  "No-Accident" safety flags in  hundreds of camps and mills  will be raised on the Monday  morning to start the campaign.  If there is an- accident during  the week, the flag must be lowered.  Committee chairman, Robert  F. Whiskin, safety director of  the Truck Loggers' Association  says the theme of Safety Week  this year is to tie-in home safety with on-the-job safety.  "More people are killed and  maimed at home than at work,"  Mr. Whiskin said.  ort Mellon news notes  Coast News, April 16, 1959.   7  DO IT MOW II  See Our  * Excellent Selection of Flower &  Vegetable Seeds  * Onion Sets - Gladioli Bulbs  ic Fertilizers - Peat Moss - Decomposters  * Clay and Peat Pots  * Insecticides - Sprays - Spraying  Equipment  * Potted Soil - Vermiculite  * Seed Potatoes * Garden Tools  l  JOHN WOOD  HARDWARE   &  APPLIANCES  Phone GIBSONS 32  ���iSO oil furnaces  We will install & finance your heating  system for as little as  10%. Down  5^2/(1 Unpaid balance  Years to pay  EXAMPLE OF FINANCE PLAN  Principal  $700.00  Down Payments           70.00  60 Monthly Payment            12.02  See or Phone  DUKES & BRADSHAW Ltd. DAN WHEELER ������ Gibsons 66 or  1928 Marine Dr., North Van.���YO 3443 TED KURLUK ��� Sechelt 107  YOUR IMPERIAL OIL  DISTRIBUTOR  By Mrs. J. Macey  Recent guests of the Ken  Austin family of Hillside were  Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Schurman  and baby Kathy and Mr. and  Mrs. R. King of Clearwater,  B.C. Also visiting the Austins  were Mr. and Mrs. Alymer  Stewart and daughter Jenny of  Lac la Hache, B.C., formerly  of Springhill, N.S.  Michael Kelly Macklam, son  of Mr. and Mrs. Don Macklam,  was christened by Rev. Kelmo  at the Kitsilano United Church  April 5, when the Macklam  family spent the weekend in  Vancouver. Grandparents are  Mrs. E.J. Scott and Mr. C.B.  Macklam. After the christening  members of both the Scott and  Macklam family gathered at  the home of Mrs. Macklam's  sister, Mrs. R.G. Williamson of  North Vancouver for a luncheon   and family   reunion.  ��.v.     -i.     ��j��  i��     i��     ��s��  Mr. and Mrs. B.C. Caston of  Vancouver spent a recent  weekend visiting Mrs. Caston's  parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. Man-  ton of Hillside. While here,  they attended the wedding in  Gibsons of Mrs. Caston's cousin, Gerald Fredricks.  Gerda and David Sherman  were home for the weekend  and return to UBC to start  writing exams for the year.  Mrs. C. Macey of Minnedpsa,  Man., is visiting her son and' his  wife, Mr.  and Mrs. J. Macey.  Mr. and Mrs. Earle Lowden  with Kay and Bobby spent part  of their Easter holiday in Vancouver.  >fi     >fi     >,<  Mr. and Mrs. C.B. Davies returned from Honolulu aboard  the S.S. Lurline to San Francisco. They spent several days  there and in Seattle before returning home.  Miss Annette Marleau spent  the Easter weekend at home  with her parents Mr. and Mrs.  N. Marleau.  Mr. and Mrs. D. Millar and  infant son Stephen were recent  guests of Mrs. Millar's parents,  Mr. and Mrs. H. Simpson of  Hillside.  Mr. and Mrs. Roy Findley  have left Port Mellon for Vancouver. Mr. Findley will attend a course dealing with real  estate at UBC later this year.  Several parties have been given in their honor.  ���j.* ��jl> *5>  ���v +i% *$���  Mr. and Mrs. Keogh of Hillside accompanied by Mr. and  Mrs. Art Pilling of Gibsons  spent a recent weekend in Seattle.  Mrs. Stan Rowland and children spent the weekend with  Mrs. Rowland's parents, Mr.  and Mrs. F.C. Fennell of White  Rock reently. While there Mrs.  Rowland   and   Dawn attended  ummage sale  Mrs. Anabelle McMahon was  initiated at the last regular  meeting of the Ladies Auxiliary to the Roberts Creek Legion  on April 6.  The new date for the auxiliary meeting has been set for  the first Monday of the month  instead of the second as formerly.  Plans are underway for a  rummage sale on May 15. The  Legion Hall will be open all  clay prior to the sale so donations may be left there, also  any member will be glad to  take donations.  On the Parisienne Scene  High fashion  experts finally  agree  Wonderful news . ".'. at last fashion experts are unanimous  in their choice of the most glamorous creation of the year.  It's the most exciting new look in ages ��� . . the 1959  Pontiac Parisienne! Daring Twin-Grilles are the focalipoint  of this beauty���the lines are crisp, clean, fresh as a daisy.  The rear deck is sculptured out to give a lower, sleeker  look. Glass area goes up and down and all around���lets  you watch all the heads turning as you sweep by. Interiors ?  Fabulous! Pontiac takes fine materials, dyes them all the  colors of a summer sunset���mixes and matches them  in the most exciting color trims and combinations of the  year. How marvellous to show your new spring outfit off  in interiors like these. Arid just to show you it's a woman's  world, try driving this car. It's effortless���you float along.  A flick of the wrist and you're round the corner. A touch  of your toe and you stop smoothly, steadily, surely. The  Parisienne matches your love of luxury, flatters your  fashion sense. Drive the Pontiac Parisienne soon. It does  more for "you than a hundred new hats.  the Fennell ��� Kiss wedding at  Cloverdale.  Mr. and Mrs. N. Marleau  spent a recent weekend in Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Taylor  and son Douglas spent the  weekend in Vancouver recently.  Guaranteed  Watch &  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the premises  Phone Sechelt 96  Let us W-migmand  SMMCE YOURWftmS  ������sAVivouRrms*  Same Night ��� Same Time ��� Same Place  GIANT  Thurs. April 16  GIBSONS SCHOOL HALL - 8 p.m. SHARP  BIG CASH PHIZES  $5 ��� $10 - $15 - $25 - $50  | Don'tMissFirst Game $10  |        SUNSHINE COAST WELFARE FUND  BUSY to  AVE?  Some people say they just  haven't time to go to the Bank.  If you are one of these, you need  the streamlined B of M  banking-by-mail system.  You can get full details,  without obligation, at your  nearest B of M branch. Why  not call in or write today ?  ���AW AWVA'" VV V//15 WVW^  ���?'* 7''#*.***'**    *��� '   '"-   <���.        '* *"   A""'      '*'&?   \   Y,<  Speedy (jQouj to  BANK-BY-MAIL  Nothing could be simpler ...  The B of M's mail deposit form ��� made of '  carbon-required"   paper ��� eliminates   the   need  repetitive writing or messy carbons.  You make out only one deposit-slip. Presto, there's a  second copy which comes back from the Bank as your receipt... and a third copy which you keep for your records.  We supply a pre-addressed envelope with our form  which you can use for your  next deposit. It comes back  to you by return mail with  your receipted deposit slip.  no-  for  r  ^l��W-i_^W_>  It's easy to save when you  bank by mail at "MY BANK'  Ask for one of our Bonfc.  ing-by-mail folders. It can  save you time, trouble  and shoe-leather.  P-1359-F  Bank of'Montreal  Gibsons Branch: EDWARD HENNIKER, Manager  Seehelt Branch: DONALD McNAB> Manager  Port Mellon (Sub-Ageiacy): Open on  Canadian Forest kroducts Ltd. semi-monthly paydays  WORKING WITH  CANADIANS  IN  EVERY WALK OF LIFE SINCE  1817    D-291 8    Coast News, April 16, 1959.  6  S  TOP QUALITY  IS OUR  ONLY QUALITY  YOU JUST BAEELV MANWGEP TO  @ZT A PA<SS\bl6 MARK!  WHY,  ..WHEW L WAS A BOW \'Q BE  ASHAMED TO BRING HOME A  at  Low, Low PRICE  EXECUTIVE MEETING  SUNSHINE COAST  BABE RUTH LEAGUE  ...6KANDMA WAS JUST TELLING  ME** SHE1 ReM��MSE��$" Wi^f=JMv-  YOUR ?t?APOV SAVE YOliA  SPANKINSAFCfc G80f Bm4&MG  HOMi' YbDf? REPORT CAf?P"//  APRIL 20  -   8 p.m.  TOTEM ROOM ��� SECHELT  Norm Burley, President  BOXING NOTES Pensioners attend social  Veal      jj|  STEAKS ,b.  0  Side  Bacon  w  lb.  Bums' Sliced  Power Outage  Electric power will be interrupted in the following area as follows:  Monday, April 20, appoximately 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.  affecting Gibsons rural and Gower Point areas on  Sunshine Coast Highway west of Ridgeway Motel  to Cemetery corner including* Gower Point road,  Pratt Road, Chaster road and Reid road west.  The outage is necessary to permit B.C. fclectric line crews' to  carry out maintenance and construction work for the improvement to service.  B.C. ELECTRIC Co. Ltd.  The Peninsula Boxing Club  has scheduled their second  fight card for Sat., April 25 at  Gibsons School Hall.  The boys are working out  every Thursday night at the  Port Mellon gym and training  hard to make this show as successful as the initial one lost  money.  ' The card will feature a few  new faces such as Bobby Stewart and Marcel Levine, among  others, who didn't appear on  the previous show.  I As an added attraction, club  organizer, Frank Zantolas has  arranged for two members of  Dave Brown's Wallace Athletic  Club to stage a 5 or 6 round exhibition main   event.  All in all it's1 shaping into a  fine night of entertainment.  PORK  SPARE  RIBLETS  2 lbs.  for  Elementary P.T.A.  CARNIVAL  SCHOOL HALL ��� GIBSONS  Saturday, April 18  7.30 p.m.  BINGO ��� GAMES ��� REFRESHMENTS  FUN FOR ALL  if  SKIN DIVERS MEETING  Persons interested in skin  diving are invited to attend a  nieeting Thurs., April 23 at 7  pirn, in Hopkins Landing hall.  Mr. Stroyan who has helped  organize such clubs in Vancouver area will speak and have  with him presidents of three  Vancouver clubs. Color slides  will be shown. Further information can be obtained by  phoning Gibsons 111G.  good rutirau  Painting ��� Decorating  Rolling ���- Paper hanging  INTERIOR ��� EXTERIOR  ' CLEAN ��� DEPENDABLE  WORK GUARANTEED  VICTOR DAOUST  R.R.1,  GIBSONS ��� Ph.  263G  The first social afternoon of  the Old Age Pensioners' Organization was held at the Kinsi-  men dub,_Monday, April 6, at  which games of bingo, whist  and cribbage were played. A  number of good prizes were  won. Refreshments were served and transportation was  kindly provide3 by Mr. J.W.  ���Edwards.  There wasi quite a good attendance and social gatherings  will be a permanent feature on  the first Monday of each month  Bottle, bag drive  Two Saturdays from now,  Gibsons Souts and Cubs will  stage a bottle and burlap sack  drive, William Sneddon, member of the group committee,  announces.  Boys will meet at Gibsons  Eiementary school and will  work under direction of Don  Harvey, scoutmaster and Len  Swanson, assistant. People with  bottles and bags to donate  should have them in handy receptacles so they can be picked up easily.  Police Court  In Magistrate Johnston's  court, a juvenile found guilty  of driving a car in a negligent  manner, had his driver's license cancelled and wag prohibited from obtaining another  license until he is 18.  Karl English, Westview, was  fined $30 for driving without  due care and attention.  An 18-year-old was given six  months' suspended sentence on  bein convicted of syphoning  gas from a government truck.  Joseph Boorman, Parksvilie  was fined $150 for impaired  driving.  Standing  Prime Rib  ROASTS *  GRADE A  FOWL  c.  lb  Cut   for  Stew or Casserole  LOIN PORK  chops -qC  ROAST w,b-  THICK SHORT  RIBS  of  BEEF  GRADE A  FREEZER PACKS are  our SPECIAL FIELD.  We offer the ONLY  COMPLETE Freezer  Service on the Peninsula  Cut, Wrapped &  Flash  Frozen  The Store of Quality  Phone SECHELT 1  IT'S NEW!   IT'S HERE!  THE BOAT THAT WAS THE SEHSATIONOF THE BOAT SHOW  The Unsinkable 85-lb, Wonder!  THE ONLY CURE FOR BOAT FEVER  CHECK THESE FEATURES:  * PRICE ONLY  Size - 10 feet  Weight - Only 85 lbs. - Ideal Car-top  Upkeep - Nil  Comfort - Seats 2 to 5 with ease  Stability 4' 6" Beam  Safety    Unsinkable Dylite & Fibreglass  Choose Color to Match Your Car  Phone  The next regular meeting will  be held at the Kinsmen Club  on April 20. For transportation  wthere needed, please phone  Gibsons 63. Will "those who  have not yet sent this year's  membership fee, please mail  same to Mrs. N. Woodbury,  secretary!, R.R. 1, Headlands-  Gibsons.  Dancers visit  Powell Ri  iver  A group of 26 from Sechelt  and 14 from Gibsons on April  11 journeyed to Powell River  as guests of the Hoedowners  in Powell River. The trippers  report an excellent evening  with 12 to 15 squares on the  floor at a time.  There were about 150 people at the event. Callers in-  cuded Bob Gella, Powell River caller-instructor; Garry  Moore from Vancouver and  Bud Blatchford and Maurice  Hemstreet from Sechelt. There  were dancers present from age  nine upwards and the nine-  year-old son of Bob Gella danced a tango with a young partner in a group.  Rock and roll  session coming  Rock and roll addicts will  have their day at Port Mellon  Sat., April 25 when the Planets will play in the Community hall from 1 to 5 p.m. Advance sale of tickets is in the  hands of Bud Moore jr., at Port  Mellon and his phone number  is TU  4-5293.  That night from 9 p.m. to 1  a.m. the Clouds of Rhythm will  provide dance music in Port  Mellon Community hall. This  tnnd has toured Canada four  times, also Alaska and eastern  "United States. It is booked by  the International Musicians  Booking association.  Retarded child  needs outlined  Members of Sechelt and District association for Retarded  Children met in Sechelt school  on April. 18 with three representatives of Sechelt Kinsmen  club who were told of the progress made towards: establishing a special class for retarded children in Sechelt school  district.  The association hopes that  all service clubs and organizations will in some way support  this project which is urgently  needed for these children who  through no fault of their own  can not keep up in the ordinary school system with normal  brothers and sisters.  Local delegates  at conference  The 175 delegates to the  joint labor and management  safety conference of the pulp  and paper industry have returned to their home "plants  from a two-day session in Vancouver.    '  They are rrieri from the province's 22 pulp and paper millg  and converting plants, who carry the responsibility for making the industry safe for some  8,000 employees. Their slogan  for 1959, emphasized at the  conference, is "Let's make pulp  and paper B.C.'s safest industry." ;  From the Port Mellon area,  delegates attending were J.  Rogers, delegate for Local 297,  International Brotherhood of  Pulp, Sulphite and Paper Mill  Workers, and :E. Sherman D.R.  Macklam, P. Madison and E.  Hume management delegates  from 'Canadian Forest Products  Ltd. Port Mellon mill.  Good Citizens are vital to British Columbia, 22,000 Girl Guides  in this province are learning  how. Help them and their volunteer leaders by buying Girl  Guide Cookies, starting May 1st.


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