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 Provincial Libr-  Victoria  C  Just Fine Food  DANNY'S  DINING   ROOM  Phone Gibsons 140  SERVING THE GROWING SUNSHINE COAST  Published in Gibsons, B.C. Volume 12, Number 12, March 19,1959.  RAY  WHITING  RADIO-CONTROLLED  PHONE  gA     GIBSONS  24 HR. COURTEOUS SERVICE  A derrick for the wharf, a  third lane for slow traffic uphill on Sechelt Highway, the  road to Squamish, better navigational lights and summer  floats for pleasure craft were  all supported by the Gibsons  and Area Board of Trade at  its monthly meeting Monday  night in Peninsula Hotel Dining room. Under chairmanship  of Walter Nygren, 36 persons  sat down.  Need for a derrick on the  government wharf was discussed and speakers including Dal  Triggs and Mr. Nygren revealed the federal department desired more data on the type of  freight handled over the wharf  It was explained building ma  terials, fuel barrels, boom  chains, fish nets and other  things were involved. A good  derrick on the wharf could also  be used for launching small  P-Veaj^ure ciiaft which wofold  do away with the need for a  ramp. Mr. Nygren explained  Egmont and Madeira Park  have derricks and he could  see no reason why Gibsons  should not have one.  A letter was read from the  newly formed hospital committee thanking the board for its  support of a hospital at the  centre of population.  It was decided after discussion not to support the Squamish road petition but to send  a resolution instead. C.P. Bal-  RCMP urges populace  help keep district clean  If you want to live. in an  area free of law-breakers be  willing to give the police necessary information and also be  prepared to appear in court as  a witness.  This was the advice given  the Gibsons and area Board of  Trade at Monday night's meeting in the Peninsula Hotel by  Cpl. G.R. Ruggies of the RCM-?  He added that all information  given the police is held in  strictest   confidence.  Discussing juvenile delinquency he suggested the environment of children when  young had considerable effect  on this problem and he believed it was better at the start to  teach a child right from wrong  so they would have this knowledge in later life.  A child, he said, is going to  learn something. It is a process  that cannot be stopped and the  child might as well learn right  things as those that are wrong.  He cited the example of an 11  year old boy, arrested after a  career of burglary, who said  he learned what he knew from  crime comics and other cheap  publications.  Respect was necessary and  the first thing a child should  learn is to respect itself by  first learning to do something.  Lack of respect was the biggest  problem todayi, he said.  Kindred feeling among students at school, forms a union  and it bursts forth in a rebellious outburst as a result of the  many don'ts they experience  and things reach the point  where they do not even confide in their parents. It is up  to the parents to put things in  the right places. "Your children," he said,  "are your  ad-  March 21 show  Roberts Creek Players' Club  in presenting its) show on  March 21 expects to display  some unusual talent. Soldiers  who have trained for years  could not hope to emulate these  marching stalwarts, and it is a  certainty that Mr. Zeigfield  were he alive today, would sew  up the chorus line in long-term  contracts. .Money raised will  go to St. Mary's Hospital.  Tickets sold for this show  last December will be honored  on March 21. Postponement  was caused by bad weather.  vertisement."  Discussing police problems  generally he said the police  force is only as good as the  information it works on and  the co-operation it gets from  the public. If you want to keep  the community clean you have  to stand up and fight for it.  All should be willing to give  information and appear in  court as: a witness if necessary.  Cpl. Ruggies described the  two types of prosecutions, the  public and private. Menaces to  the public come under public  prosecutions but family squabbles come under private prosecutions and the police do not  take part in them until violence is determined.  ensioners  p  meet oftener  The Old Age Pensioners association met in the Kinsmen  clubhouse March 16 when more  than 50 persons attended. Mrs;  Crowhurst presided and the  minutes of the previous general and executivte meetings  were passed without question.  All expressed delight at the  visit of the provincial vice-  president, Mrs. Field who said  she was sure now her original  impressions of the branch were  going to be fulfilled. She said  each branch can provide suggestions through their executives for rules and regulations  for consideration of the provincial executive. Mrs. 'Patterson accompanied Mrs. Field.  Transportation and refreshments were in the competent  hands of Mrs. George Hunter,  Mrs. Harry Smith, Mrs. R. Emerson and Mrs. R. Finley of  the Kinettes.  In future two meetings a  month will be held, one the  first Monday, a social afternoon and the other a regular  business meeting oh the third  Monday of the month. Next  meetinvs will be April 6 and  April 20 starting at 2 p.m.  EGG  HUNT  Roberts Creek Teen Town  is holding an Easter egg hunt  on Easter Sunday at Elphinstone Park, between 12 and 1  p.m. for children seven and under. There will be prizes for  lucky eggs.  Pender Hbr. phone change  An improved automatic telephone system goes into operation on Wed., March 25, at  Pender Harbour. B.C. Telephone Company will also introduce 2-5 numbering, meaning  telephone numbers with a two-  letter prefix, followed by five  figures.  All of Pender Harbour's 245  telephone numbers will start  with the prefix TUrner-3. A  new card-type directory! containing these new numbers will  be mailed to subscribers.  The conversion to new automatic equipment, which has  taken many months to instal,  will take place at 9 a.m.,  March 25, said B.F. Abram,  North Shore district commercial manager.  Changes affecting Pender  Harbour subscribers include a  change of telephone numbers;  introduction  oi  full  harr.iDnic  ringing, which does away with  coded ringing; a change in the  procedure for calling another  person on party lines, and a  reduction of the number of per  sons on many party lines to a  maximum of six per line.  Tne special procedure for  calling another person on the  ame party line, said Mr. Abram, is to dial "19," after  which the subscriber will hear  a second tone ��� the signal to  dial the full TUrner 3 telephone number. After dialing  the full listed number, the  subscriber must hang up while  the other phone rings. After  ���.vaiting about 24 seconds, the  calling party should lift the  receiver. The called party,  when answering the phone,  will hear a special tone (like  the ticking of a clock) indicating that he is being rung by a  party on his line.  lentine said tlie government  did not pay attention to petitions because of name duplications, and the fact some of  the names were not property  holders in the area concerned.'  The board backed the Squamish road resolution of Sechelt  Board of Trade to the B.C.  Chamber of Commerce convention. Mr. Nygren was of the  opinion completion of the road  would mean a great deal towards development of this part  of the country.  Dal Triggs asked for support  'towards.) obtaining a blinker  light on the tip of Popham Island as an aid to navigation to  the gap. He maintained people  not familiar with the coast  have difficulty in finding their  way. He also suggested the  blinker light in Gibsons harbour should have a color  change because the present  green light was not too noticeable in view of the green background surrounding it. He suggested an orange light. He asked the board to support a move  towards obtaining part of the  present shed on the government wharf as a storage place  for fishing gear of local fishermen. Letters covering these  point�� will be directed to the  proper departments.  Tom Morrison reported he  was still working on the improved reception for TV" in  this area in line with other  boards of trade as far away as  Powell River. It is hoped that  eventually there will be a  booster station somewhere  along the coastline to help  out.  Mr.' Nygren in offering  thanks to the government for  the breakwater now nearing  completion said he was of the  opinion that in two years time  it will be just as crowded. Mr.  Ballentine said he was* disappointed when it was started  because he preferred the original breakwater plan on a  more expansive scale. However  he was thankful for what we  had received and offered the  suggestion there should be  summer floats placed north of  the wharf ramp outside the  breakwater to take care of visiting pleasure  craft.  George Hunter, water taxi  driver, said most of the inlets  on Gambier and up towards  Port Mellon and beyond to Mc-  Nab'a Creek were fiiled with  tourist vessels^ and craft from  Vancouver area. He thought  having floats available at Gibsons would attract some of  these vessels to a safe haven.  The board plans to see what  can be done about more floats.  Alex Anderson whose  business is on Sechelt highway  urged the roads deparment be  approached to fill in the now  unused water ditch on the  church side of the highway in  order to allow a greater width  of road and better parking  space. Commissioner Ritchey  of the village commission said  he thought there were possibilities there for a lane for slow  traffic going up the hill if the  ditch was filled and the roadway widened.  Walt Nygren, president and  Dal Triggs, vice-president were  nominated to attend the B.C.  Chamber of Commerce convention in Vancouver shortly.  An interesting movie depicting the- work connected with  the laying of a power cable  from the mainland to Vancouver Island was shown by R.E.  Holden of B.C. Electric.  NOISY MOTORCYCLISTS  Motorcyclists may have to  curb their noise during church  services if RCMP heed- complaints made by members of  ihe United Church congregation in Gibsons. RCMP have  had noisy motorcyclists under  consideration for attention and  it is believed recent complaints  will speed the process of quietening them down.  RECORD LITTER  Constable Jim Hodgson, of  Sechelt Detachment, RCMP, is  a proud man these days. His  pure-bred Doberman Pirischer  has presented him with a record litter of  15 puppies.  1  Victor ��� 1959 B.C. Timmy  ��� representing all the handicapped children in British Columbia, is helped by your purchase of the Easter Seals now  being mailed throughout the  province.  Victor, a young Indian boy  from the Moricetown Band of  the Athabascan Tribe, is from  Smith ersi, living in Burnaby,  with foster parents, so that he  may attend school and his  treatment centre.  He is a member of the wheelchair basketball team and is  an-bitious to be a businessman  and help other children when  he grows up. Victor spent two  glorious weeks at Easter Seal  Summer Camp last year and  wants to be sure and go back  again this summer. *  The Easter Seal Campaign,  sponsored by many Lions Clubs  Kiwanis Clubs, Gyros' and  many other groups in B.C. is  now in full swing. The objective for this year is $150,000  to-continue and increase "their  work for the handicapped children who go to summer camp,  use the Bunny, Bus. now a familiar sight in many parts of  the province and stay at Easter  Seal House when in Vancouver  50 voices  in cantata  Fifty voices will be heard  when a choral group consisting  of members from three church  choirs and others will present  Maunder's Olivet to Calvary  cantata, Wednesday, March 2o  in Elphinstone High School auditorium.  Solo parts will be sung by  Mrs. W.S. Potter, Mrs. W.J.  Swartz, Mrs. Coleopy, Miss  Gustavson, Mr. Ev.J. Atlee, Mr.  Ran Vernon and Mr. R. Cloke  as Pilate. Mrs. Ran Vernon  will conduct and Mr. T. Humphries will accompany on the  piano.  Soloists ran througfh their/  parts one evening recently at  the home of Mr. Humphries  and the choir has had numerous practices with a grand rehearsal in the school auditorium. This event will commence  at 8 p.m.  Response good  on Red Cross  Early returns from the Red  Cross drive which continues  throughout March show that  last year's pace is being maintained and that at the end of  last week the total reported  was $226.  Quota for the Gibsons Port  Mellon area is $700 and with  ���Port Mellon mill employees  donating, it is expected, $125,  the drive can be considered to  be at the half-way1 mark at the  end of last week.  Canvassers have been favored with fairly good weather  and expect to have the canvass  completed before many days  pass.  Permits for two $10,000  homes, one on Dougal Rd. and  the other on Gower Point Rd.  were granted at Tuesday  night's meeting of Gibsons Village commission. The Dougal  Rd. home will be built by R.W.  Johnson of Port Mellon and  the Gower Point Rd., by John  A. Brandys. The Johnson home  The Board of School Trustees met in Gibsons March 9,  when Mr. G. Fahrni, convenor  of the finance committee, reported to the board on the budget review in Vancouver with  the   department  of  education.  Tlie department accepted the  budget as reasonable for the  1959 year, but calculation  proved that the government  was only prepared to accept  40% of the total as their share  as opposed to 45% in 1958,  leaving 60% of the cost for  the district to bear.  Arrangements were made to  present the budget to the Village of Gibsons, and to tlie rural ratepayers representatives  on March 12. The budget had  already been presented to the  Sechelt Village commission on  March 4 by Mr. Fahrni and  Mra McKee, when a resolution  of acceptance was passed.  A circular was received from  the department of education requesting school boards to examine their transportation requirements, with a view to establishment of decentralized  elementary schools, thus reducing transportation. This is  the objective of this board for  including in the coming referendum provision for construction of a new elementary school  near Hopkins Landing. Definite date for the -voting-��� oil the-  referendum cannot be set until  order-in-council has been passed by the government.  The board was informed that  seven night school classes are  ftili operating for the people  of this district. It is planned to  extend night school classes  throughout the dir)*;rict next  term provided sufficient enrolment can be obtained. Persons  interested in establishment of  particular courses in their own  area should contact the board  office in sufficient time to facilitate arrangements of instructors.  Firehail chatter  Volunteer Fire Services reports a good turnout and a  good time at the Firemen's  Ball. Raffled fire extinguishers were won by Frank Bailey  and Mrs. Irene Coleridge.  On March 20, at 6:20 p.m.,  firemen were called to a chimney fire at the Gosden home  in Gibsonr... No damage was reported.  Monday night firemen were  instructed by Cliff Mahlman  in knot tying in the dark. Rope  is an important item in life-  saving equipment and firemen  must know how to use it properly, in the dark.  Commissioner Reg Adams of  the village council visited the  Monday night firehail meeting  to discuss the 1959 budget.  will have seven rooms and the  Brandys home, five rooms.  It was reported to council  that the unused ditch on the  school hail side of Sechelt  Highway will be filled when  labor is available. This report  while not from an official  source is believed authentic.  1'nis is the ditch which was referred to at Monday night's  Board of Trade meeting.  The Public Utilities Commission superintendent of motor  carriers, W.A. Jaffray, in reply  to requests that Sechelt Motor  Transport have an earlier bus  than the 9:05 a.m. from Gibsons, reports that S.M.T. has  reported an earlier service in  the past was not a paying proposition and had to be discontinued. The problem, not yet  closed is still in the hands of  P.U.C..  Accounts totalling $382.34  were scrutinized and passed  for payment, $300 of which  was for water and the remainder general and fire protection.  TB VAN  COMING  At a meeting in the local  public health office, assistant  survey officer of the B.C. Tuberculosis Society, Mr. D.A.  Kitson, told Mrs. Emerson,  chairman of the meeting, that  the support and cooperation  he was receiving on the Sechelt Peninsula was highly  commendable.  The mobile unit of the B.C.  Tuberculosis Society will be in  the Sechelt Peninsula and area  April 1 to 15 to provide free  chest X-rays for everyone 15  years and  over.  Dr. Gordon Kincade, director of the division of T.B. con-  %*ol for B.C. . said . radiation  from a chest X-ray is negligible  A person gets as much radiation by wearing a luminous  wrist watch, and the problem  having been studied for some  time, they have come to the  conclusion that there is -no  harm to an adult person having an annual X-ray through  bis lifetime. ' '  The mobile unit will 'be in  Port Mellon, Wednesday, April  8.  Gibsons, Thursday, April"9,  from 10-12 a.m. and from 1-5  p.m. parked at United Church.  Friday April 10 at the Super  Valu store from 1 to 9 p.m.  and at Hopkins on Saturday,  April 11 from 10 to 12 a.m.  Representatives at this meeting were: Mrs. G. Grant, Headlands; Service Club, Mrs. M.  Emerson, Kinettes, Gibsons;  Mrs. Moorecroft, Gibsons Elementary School PTA; Mrs. Pa-  quette, Mrs. Marsh and Mrs.  Danroth, Roberts Creek; Mr.  W. Emerson, Kinsmen, Gibsons; Mrs. William Duncan-  Gibsons United Church; Mrs.  Beacon and Mrs. M. Hunter,  Grantham?; Mrs. V. Wilson-  Legion  W.A., Gibsons.  Local Kinsmen will place  posters at strategic points. A  loud speaker will also be in  use.  FROM ONTARIO  Mr. and Mrs. Lou Gravelle  from Little Current, Ontario,  are visiting Mr. and Mrs. Usher  oi Gibsons.  WEEKEND VISITOR  Mrs. K. Morrow received a  visit over the weekend from  her sister, Mrs. A.T. Walker  of Victoria, returning via Vancouver and White Rock.  New small debts court  Starting Tuesday, March 24  small debts cases will be heard  in the office of Magistrate  Johnston at Sechelt and they  will be heard only on Tuesdays  of each week. There will be no  small debts court at Gibsons  after that date, the Merchants  Credit Association of the Sunshine Coast has been informed.  The last meeting of the association in the Totem Room  at Sechelt learned of the new  clauses of the Small Debts  Court act which now allows  debts up to $200 be heard by  that court. B.L. Cope, manager,  was pleased to see the change  made from S100 to $200 because, he toid the meeting, he  had worked hard to get this  change made and with the help  of the association and the B.C.  Associated Boards of Trade it  is now on the statute books of  this province.  Pies draw $20  A pie sale to students at Elphinstone High School netted  Headlands Service Club $20  which will be added to the education account. This year the  service club will offer two  ischolarships of $150 each to  graduating students having 80  percent or over who plan to  continue their educatic^i in.  whichever field or profession  they choose. To the students in  grades 7 to 11 there will be  prizes from $2 to $25.  Service club members feel  students will work just a little  harder to earn these awards.  The new officers for the  Headlands, Service Club are:���  President, Mrs. D. Rees; vice-  president, Mrs. Hutchins: secretary, Mrs. J.S. Duncan; treasurer, Mrs. A.E. Ritchey and  publicityr, Mrs-.. W. Duncan.  MANY MEMBERS  More than 120 million men,  women and children are members of the Red Cross, Red Crescent and Red Lien and Sun Societies in 82 nations t)f the-  world. 2   Coast News, March 19, 1959  C_Lh  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  ���yancouver office, 508 Hornby St., Phone MUiual 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.  JXates of Subscription: 12 mos., 2.50; 6 mos., $1.50; 3 mos., $1.00  Uaited States and Foreign, S3.00 per year. 5c per copy.  A convenient screen?  Government by commission, like radio, TV and automobiles, is. here to stay judging from remarks in the B.C. legislature  Archie Gibbs, Liberal, Oak Bay, asked that certain accounts  .ueb. as the ���P.G.iS.. and the Toll Highway and Bridge Authority  He examined by members of the legislature.  Mr. Gibbs said that such agencies or commissions had a  ijotal. debt of $220,000,000 and it was essential that the expenditures be opened to public scrutiny, Attorney-General Bonner  "Sased his refusal to allow such scrutiny on the fact the former  S-iberal government in Ottawa had declined to open books of  ���sscovm agencies.  This is of course a convenient screen behind which the  Social Credit government can hide but the day of reckoning is  siound to raise its ugly head somewhere along the line. Because  suae government says' it will not allow a certain procedure to  take place does not make it the proper thing to do- Where public  zneney is spent, unless there is some necessary secrecy about such  axpenditure, the public, through its members appointed to the  legislature should know what is going on and not have a min-  aster stand up to oay "there is your project completed but how  3___��.h we spent doing it is none of your business."  Premier Bennett's "great day for B.C." when there is no  a.et_ remember net only, public debt will be small apples com-  ���gared to the day when British Columbia will be able to boast of  -_* government that will be democratic and govern without the  aid of mirrors.  Parliamentary humor  Ihe postmaster-general at Ottawa has reported to parlia-  .xient that Canada's commemorative stamps are becoming popular and that the number printed will be increased.  Discussion on these stamps wa�� brought about by a member asking what system of allocation was used by the department  because one post office, he maintained, did not get enough of  ���_hem.  The postmaster-general, Hon. W..H. Hamilton, replied with  .some political feeling that the stamps put out by the Conserva-  3ive government were becoming more popular compared to the  .-tamps put out by their predecessors. Mr. Pickersgill, the Bona-  ���iyista-Twillingate member suggested that in view of the principle  enunciated previously by the minister that portraits of living  things were never put on stamps perhaps the members could assume the minister timed his stamp to come out on the day of the  iea.h of the Arrow jet plane.  Then Mr. H.W. Herridge, Kootenay West member asked  *:��'the minister would have the stamp redesigned to include two  **v.reaths on the wing tips to indicate the death of the aircraft in-  -lustry*. I  At this point Mr. Speaker intervened and suggested members had. spent enough time on the issue. However, during the  -xscussdon the postmaster-general said that the quantities of these  =_ommemorative stamps in 1958 started at 15 million stamps for  ���Sue first issue and rose to 25 million for the last one. This year  SO* million were printed for the Arrow issue and 32 million will  he printed for the NATO stamps which will be the second com-  :>3_ecnorative stamp for this year.  This may seem a huge number of stamps to print but if  'ime^will ponder over some of the 1958 issues ��� can you find one  _oday outside of someone's stamp collection or in the hands of  a stamp dealer? They vanish quickly. That is what makes stamp  collecting the baffling hobby it is. So many stamps are printed,  ���oxillions of them, yet when you want to locate a particular penny  i-starnp you search and probably stumble across one accidentally.  (Stamp collecting is a hobby every child should have.  In the  egislature  BY TONY GARGRAVE. MLA  Two of the most important  debates in the Legislature last  week concerned the debate on  Vote No. 200, the Minister of  Labor's salary; and the debate  on Bill 43, an act relating to  Trade-unions.  The labor policy of the government at Victoria suffers because almost nobody in the  cabinet has had experience in  labor affairs either from the  point of view of labor or management. I do not think it unfair to say that Mr. Lyle Wicks,  the minister of labor, has never evinced in his statements or  acts as minister that he really  understands the economic and  social basis of labor-management relations in modern society.  "�����* *i** ****  The CCF side of the house  feels that the employers of the  province have had too much  influence with this ministry.  The trade-union movement has  never really acquired iconfi-  dence in the minister, and this  is not because of the political  views of the minister. Mr.  George Pearson and Mr. John  Gates, former ministers of labor, were liked personally by  labor. Indeed, Mr. George  Pearson the former minister of  labor, resigned his portfolio  rather than agree to certain labor legislation of which he  disapproved.  The attitude of the government towards its own- civil  servants is, I think, a reflection of its policy to labor in  general. The attitude ���'; Of the  present government to labor in  B.C. is one of paternalism, and  paternalism is now out-of-date.  Workers must be free to form  their own organizations and  make their own policies".'-  ��?,. ��t- Vl>  ��,-�� ���_. _-  We on the CCF side of the  house were most disappointed  when the minister of labor  stood mute when labor ;was attacked earlier in the session by  Mr. Chant, minister of public  works, and Mr. Gaglardi j the  minister of highways. | We; did  not know then, but ( w. do  know now that the attack by  these two ministers was part  of a campaign to influence pub  lie opinion against the trade-  union movement and lay the  ground for the introduction of  Bill 43.  Last Thursday evening we  did all we could to prevent the  passage of Bill 43. The provisions of Bill 43 are provisions which tlie employer has  asked for and the Social Credit  government has acquiesced to.  Bill 43 will weaken labor at  the collective bargaining table  and lay down dangerous principles which are liable to be adopted by other provinces in  Canada. The most unfortunate  part of the bill is that which  allows trade-union treasuries  to be attacked by the employer through civil suits for allegedly "illegal" actions by  trade unions or trade unionists.  The CCF will oppose this bill.  s'> ��'.. ��'-     '  *V* *i- -v��  We must remember that unions want to obey the law.  Members of unions, whether  leaders or rank and file, are  liable to the full force of the  law if they violate it. What labor wants is to be protected  from raids on their treasuries,  because of actions they take in  functioning as a legitimate  trade union.  By the time you read this  column the legislature will be  moving close to adjournment.  This is my last column from  Victoria and I would like to  thank those editors who have  carried this material from the  legislature at Victoria.  MJY EASTER SEALS  HELP CRIPPLED CHILDREN  ���Sponsored by Kiwanis Club  DEATH BENEFITS  More than $13.1 million was  paid out in death benefits by  the 60-odd British, Canadian and  United States life insurance  companies operating in Canada  ���during the full 12 months of  1958 in the Province of British  Columbia, tlie Canadian Life Insurance Officers Association reports.  On 3,190 ordinary policies, payments were $9,028,000; on 1,250  industrial policies $342,000; and  on 1,640 group certificates $3,-  746,000.  There are many new books in  the juvenile department of Gibsons Public "Library. Some of the  books of  interest to  older boys  and  girls  are:  The Sea Around Us ��� Rachel  Carson   (beautifully   illustrated).  The    Nutcracker   ���    Warren  Chappelle.  World's Great Religions ��� Life  Magazine  (illustrated).  White Wilderness ��� Walt Disney.  The Courting Lamp Secret ���  Madeleine Myers.  The Golden Hawks of Genghis  Khan ��� Pamela Ropner.  Automation, Servant of Man���  F. Ross.  Nkwala ��� Edith Sharp Lambert.  Secret of the Samurai Sword  Phyllis H. Whitney.  For younger children:  Jen nth an Crow, Detective ���  Mary Adrian (age 8-12).  The Wizard of Oz ��� F. Baum  (ase S-10).  Lur^y Mrs. Tickiefeather ���  Dorothy  Kunhardt   (age 6-8).  Johnny and the Birds ��� Munn  (age 8-10).  Shirley Temple's Stories ���  Shirley Temple (age 6-10).  Magic in My Shoes ��� Constance  Savery   (age 8-10).  Guaranteed   Watch &  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  e will install & finance your heating  system for as little as  %%'Unpaid balance  Years fo pay  EXAMPLE OF FINANCE PLAN "  Principal    $700.00  Down Payments           70.00  60 Monthly Payment            12.02  See or Phone  DUKES & BRADSHAW Ltd. 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With a modern, automatic  storage heater, you pay only for the hot water you use; once it's  heated the insulated tank keeps it hot. The cost of providing automatic hot water for an average family is a few cents a day per  person. And what a convenience to have all the hot water you want  ��� simply by turning a tap!  A plentiful supply of hot water from an automatic electric  storage water heater is the greatest blessing in the home  B.C.ELECTRIC  Ash your appliance dealer or plumber  about the just-right size for your home.  �����js��;o  For Best &eal in ESecfeicaS Appliances Call  C St S SALES & SERVICE  Phone SECHELT 3  Phone GIBSONS 32  RADIO   & TV  CENTIME  Phone SECHELT 6  ��������  Phone SECHELT 51 Guaranteed   Watch   &  Jewelry Repairs  Chns* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  The Timid Soul  A VEBSTEH CLASSIC  V-  ��?��  Commercial and Sports  Hardware���Dry  Goods  BAPCO   FAINT  Interior & Marine  HASSANS STORE  PENDER HARBOUR 182  MILLWOOD  GARDEN  SAWDUST  FILL   "J-j  SAWDUST  CALL  Duff's Fuel  WILSON CREEK  i  SECHELT   78F  mk'KZx ��S^Ji **CzL*J v*_-?\_  Halfmoon Bay notes  LEGAL  POUND DISTRICT ACT  WHEREAS under the provision* of this Act, application  has been made to the Lieutenant-  Governor in Council to constitute as a pound district certain  land in the vicinity of Gibsons  Landing; which may be more  particularly described as follows:���  Commencing 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 southwesterly direction along the said  westerly   high   water mark  of  Shoal Channel to the south-east  corner of Indian Reserve No. 26  "WmmmiP;''   thengft>^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  boundary of Lot 688 to the northeast corner of Lot 1828; thence  southerly    along    the    easterly  boundaries  of  Lots   1328,  685A  and 842 to the south-east comer  of said Lot 842, being a point  on the high water mark of the  Sttxait of Georgia; thence  in 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  906  to the north-west  corner   thereof;   thence   easterly  along   the   northerly boundaries  of Lots 906 and 907 to the south-  wggt corner of Lot 902; thence  northerly and easterly along the  westerly   and   northerly   boundaries of said Lot 902 to the northeast 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, 914 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.  NOTICE  IS   HEREBY GIVEN  that    thirty    (30)     days    after  publication   of   this  notice,   the  Lieutenant-Governor   in   Council  will proceed to comply with the  application    unless    within    tlie  said time objection is made to  the Minister  of Agriculture by  eight   proprietors   within   such  proposed Pound District, in form  "A" of the Schedule of the Act.  N. P. STEACY,  Minister of  Agriculture  Department of Agriculture,  Victoria, B.C.  February 17th, 1959.  By PAT WELSH  Francis Stone of Secret Cove  hooked and landed on 15 lb.  test tackle a 35 lb: Spring salmon, the evening of March 11.  He has caught 20 springs! this  winter within a few minute�� of  leaving his float at Secret Cove  Halfmoon Bay Auxiliary to  St. Mary's Hctepital, Garden  Bay, met at the home of Mrs.  G. Jorgensen, March 10 with  Mrs. R. Smith in the chair,  Several,. new members were  welcomed and plans made for  a" bazaar.to be held later this  year. A delightful tea was served, hostesses being Mrs. Smith  and Mrs. Jorgenson. Next meet  ing will be April 7, 2 p.m. at  the home of Mrs. A. Rutherford, Halfmoon Bay.  There was a good turnout  of the All Time Favorite�� Talent Club at the home of Mrs.  E. Stillwell. Members voted  unanimously' to elect Mrs. Stillwell as sponsor; Mrs. Charlton  treasurer and Mrs. J. Hansen,  secretary. Rehearsals will get  underway for a show to be produced around April 25. Refreshments were served. Next  meeting is set for March 20 at  the Stillwell residence.  Square dancing was the order of the day at the Redwel  Community Hall, Sat., March  14. Members danced until 11.30  p.m. when refreshments were  served. Next caller night, will  be Thurs.,t. March; 19 with  Martjfice; Henistreet as1 instructor, commencing at 8 p.m.  Mr. and Mrs. J. McLeod and  baby Kathleen of West Vancou  ver weekended with Mrs. Mc-  Leod's parents, the Bill Grun-  ciys.  Another weekender was Don  Ross.  Mrs. E. Pearce has gone to  Vancouver to meet her sister  and husband who are enroute  to Saskatchewan after wintering in Texas.  Printed Pattern  9079  ������SIZES'''-  14Vi-2<M_  Half-sizes look so graceful and  slender in a smooth-flowing line  like this. It's simply but smartly  detailed with hip yoke, back-  flared skirt.  Printed Pattern 9079: Half  Sizes UV2, 16 y2, 18 v2, 20 V_,  22%, 24V_. Size 16*. requires  3% yard's 39-inch fabric.  Printed directions on each pattern part. Easier, accurate.  Send FIFTY CENTS (50c) in  coins (stamps cannot be accepted) for th's pattern. Please print  plainly SIZE, NAME, ADDRESS,  STYLE  NUMBER.  Send your order to MARIAN  MARTIN, cars of the Coast  News, Pattern Dept., 60 Front  St. West, Toronto, Ont  Elphinstone PTA  The March meeting of Elphinstone PTA will be held at  Wilson Creek Hall on Monday,  March 23 at 8 p.m. Mr. Potter,  high school principal, will  speak on the various subjects  available at the school in the  coming fall term, and everything pertaining to the new  curriculum.  Parents of students entering  Grade 7 in September are cordially invited.  Mrs. Rankin will show interesting films. Refreshments  will be served and a bake sale  will be held. Parents ol all  high school students are urged  to donate to the bake sale, as  the proceeds are in aid of the  Bursary Fund.  yj/  r^-;'i*1, ?-?it '_/i'ri'*^"-'--*''."'i-;i r;-";=^. ^'^.l^��"4<*;. i^>T^-it--:-W*_r-*',-r.i"' ��� ���-'* *^*r-"'-**'Ti:''i'-"_.-- -" **! *----f r:  EHCVCUPEDl*?CANADIAN A  Why Is The Phrase "Red  Indians Wrong In Two Ways?  The people who were called  red Indians by European explorers were neither red nor Indians.  When Columbus landed in the  New World in 1492 he believed  he had landed in the vicinity of  India and so he called the native  inhabitants Indians. A few years  later Cabot carried back to  Europe a statement that the natives of what is now Newfoundland were red-skinned. What he  meant was that they were in the  habit of painting the skin with  red ochre, but he was misunderstood. The two mistakes were  combined and have never really  been corrected in. the minds of  many people.  Was Slavery Ever Accepted  In Canada?  The marketing and use of  slaves was icommon in Canada  until the beginning of the 19th  century. French explorers and  furr-traders used Indian slaves.  In the 17th century Negro slaves  were imported into the colony.  In 1689 many were brought from  the West Indies to relieve a  labor shortage, and were widely  used throughout Canada, largely  Iby merchants and fur-traders.  ..After the Conquest, slavery became more firmly established.  In Nova Scotia the British who  settled at Halifax in 1749  brought with them a large number of slaves. The migration of  American colonists during the  revoh'tionarv period resulted in  a further influx.  By ithe end of the 18th century anti-slavery feelings were  becoming widespread. John  Graves Simcoe persuaded the  legislature of Upper Canada in  July 1793 to pass a law" forbidding the import of slaves into  the province and providing for  the freedom of slave childreii  when they reached the age of  25. In Lower Canada the courts  refused to recognize the rights  of a master over his slaves, thus  in effect abolishing the legal  status of slavery. In Nova Scotia  in 1787 the legislature refused  to include a reference to slavery  in a piece of legislation on the  grounds that slavery did not  exist there, and the courts of  Nova Scotia, New Brunswick,  Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland invariably interpreted  the law against the interests of  Here's how busy people  save  and  Haven't time to get to the bank ?  Then you need the B of M  banking-by-mail plan.  You can get full details, without  obligation, at your nearest  B of M branch. Why not call in  ox write today ?  Speedy lOcoj to  j *  no-  for  -?  r?A  Nothing could be simpler ...  The B of M's new 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.  It's easy to save when you bank  by mail at "MY BANK"  Ask for one of our Bank-  ing-by-mail folders. It can  save you time, trouble  and shoe leather.  Bank, of Montreal  gonadal 9^ ^>*"&  Gibsons Branch:  EDWARD  HENNIKER,   Manager  Sechelt   Branch: DONALD   McNAB,  Manager  Port Mellon (Sub-Agency) : Open on  Canadian Forest Products Ltd. semi-monthlv paydays  f     WORKING WITH CANADIANS IN  EVERY WALK OF LIFE SINCE  1817  Coast News, March 19, 1953 23  of slave owners. After 1800 public; sentiment in the British  Colonies in North America was-  so prono-jncedly opposed to the  .lave system that only mincEr  vestiges persisted, and these  were erased by the formal abolition of slavery by the Bii_i___  Parliament in  1833.  Gibsons Social Welfare Club  Legion Hal! 8 p.m. ��� !��l0?*DAY, IV.ARCH 23 {  GIBSON  MEAT MARKET  Pre-EASTER SALE  10 - 16 lb.  TURKEYS  Roasting Chickens  EVISCERATED ��� WONDERFUL  VALUE  t  Boiling Fowl  GRADE  A  I Ready to Eat HAMS  Smoked Picnic HAMS  Side BACON  Our Own Home Cure  45c Ib.  69c lb.  Loin Pork Chops  Blade Pot Roasts  BONE REMOVED ��� GRADE A only  >/Ay.z  Choice Veal - Fresh Local La  PRODUCE  SUNKIST ORANGES 2  POTATOES  CAULIFLOWER  NEW  FLORIDA RED  2  doz.  lbs.  Giant Heads  35c  each  GROCERBES  tins  BY THE CASE $7.75  DELIVERED SATURDAY MORNING  CHARGE  D-2BB3  FREE       DELIVERY  CLOSED ALL DAY WEDNESDAY  Phone GIBSONS 52 KEN WATSON m Coast News, March 19, 1959  "Swaranteed  Watch &  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  by KENNETH A. EVELYN, M.D.  Director, British Columbia Medical, Research Institute, Research  Professor, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia.  PART  1  EXTENT OF THE DISEASE  Although high blood pressure  is a very important medical problem, it is probable that more  symptoms are caused by worry-  Howe  1045c Store  HEADQUARTERS FOR EASTER  CANDY ��� CARDS ��� NOVELTIES ��� GIFTS  HOWE SOUND 5-10-15c STORE  MARINE MEN'S WEAR  RENEE'S LADIES' WEAR  THRIFTEE STORES  pen all day Wednesday March 2S only  , ���  Easter Greetings  from  Tasella Shoppe  FOR MOTHER AND DAUGHTER  Beautiful new cotton dresses and  skirts Hawaiian style  Spring coats and suits  Pusher and sfhirt sets  FOR FATHER AND SON  Dress slacks and jackets  Smart sports shirts and  "T" shirts  For the home sewers we have a fine  selection of cotton prints and  broadcloth  Our summer shipment of Gay Flite  canvas casuals has arrived  Phone SECHELT 54  Your Dollar Buy* More of Your Marshall Wells Store.  BOYS' GIRLS' BICYCLES  SPECIAL 39.95  Smooth running Canadian-  made bicycles. Strong coaster brake, comfortable saddles. Baked enamel finish,  contrasting mudguards. Girl's  model with skirt guard.  REGULAR 48.95  Men's, Ladies' Bicycles  As above.   Men's 22", ladle*  20".   REGULAR 49.95  SPECIAL 39.95  ADJUSTABLE  IRONING  BOARD ��� v2-  top,  strong  rubber tipped  feet.    Locks  in  position.   Enamel   finish.   REG.- 9.29.  SPECIAL   ��y.S9  c.-.y  7  SET OF 3  WiV'NG  BOWLS���poly  plastic with  pouring lip; i. ��� de graduated:.. In gay kitchen  colors.    REG. 2.19  SPECIAL  1.59  ALARM CLOCK ��� reliable movement, clear  figures. Ivory, pink or turquoise. Save .70.  REG. 2.89 A  SPECIAL 1.19  2  GARDEN    HOSE���50'  black vinyl plastic  hose, brass couplings,  7/16" diameter. Get  on extra length now.  SPECIAL |.79  FLYERS AVAILABLE  AT YOUR  POST OFFICE  BEAUTY COTE  WHITE ENAMEL  A hard, lustrous, durable enamel ideal for  kitchen or bathroom.  Thoroughly scrub-  bable. White only.  REG. 1.60.   Save .51.  QUART,  SPECIAL  HUNDREDS OF  SEASONABLE ITEMS  AT EXCEPTIONALLY  LOW PRICES  ALL-STEEL  WHEELBARROW���Light and  strong, easily balanced. 2>_ cu. ft. troy,  1 semi-pneumatic tire.  Phone SECHELT 51  ing about it than by the condition itself.  Careful, long-term studies oi  a large number of patients with  high blood pressure have shown  that the mere fact blood pressure is elevated*, even to extremely high levels, does not  regulary produce any symptoms  whatever.  It is only when high blood  pressure has been present for a  sufficiently long time to cause  damage to the heart and blood  vessels that the patient is likely  to notice any real signs of ill  heaSlth.  On   the   average,  the   disease  takes   10   to 15 years to reach  this stage, but many patients remain  free of  complications for  > as long as 30 years;.  Why, then, does a diagnosis of  high blood pressure arouse such  serious anxiety in so many patients?  This seems to be just another  example of the well-known fact  that bad news' travels faster  than good. The death of a friend  or relative from high blood pressure always makes a profound  impression, but nothing short of  a widely publicizezd, large scale  research project is likely to call  attention to the very large number of people with equally high  blood pressusres who continue to  enjoy excellent health year after  year.  Another explanation of the  bad reputation high blood pressure has acquired lies in the  fact that it may be caused by  any one of a long list of diseases.  Therefore, it is often blamed  for complications which are due  to the underlying disease rather  than to the blood pressure itself.  For example, many older patients have a mild form of high  blood pressure caused by a hardening of the arteries which commonly occurs with increasing  age. If such a patient suffers a  stroke or a heart attack it is  ���usually arteriosclerosis .��� or  hardening of the arteries ���  which is responsible. But all too  often the elevation of blood pressure gets the blame.  In order to prevent unjustified  over-emphasis on this condition,  in older people, many experts  now recommend that the gradual  increase of blood pressure which  occurs With . increasing a g e  should not even be included in  the list of their abnormal signs.  The fact that high blood pressure is not a single disease with  a single cause makes it necessary  to examine each case carefully  in order to detect any underlying disease which may oe  present, since some of these con-,  itions are curable. Unfortunately,  in only a small percentage of  patients such underlying diseases  can be ,fo.und; hence it is customary* to group all the remaining eases under the heading of  "essential hypertension," whicl.  is just a roundabout way of say-  fag high blood pressure of unknown cause.  The search for the cause or  causes of essential hypertension  is being carried on in hundreds  of research laboratories all over  the world including several in  Canada. There are many promising leads to follow, for the  height of the blood pressure is  regulated by a great many factors, any one of which might  prove to be at fault, but the  mystery as to cause still remains  : unsolved.  Although the chances of finding a cure for a disease arc  greatly_improved when the cause  is discovered, lack of this knowledge has not prevented an intensive search from being iriade  for drugs which will be capable  of reducing the blood pressure  safely and consistently.  During the past 10 years, this  search has led to the discovery  of several promising new drugs.  Further improvements are beinec  made every year. And although  none~bf these drugs -can be considered a really (satisfactory  form of treatment for high blood  pressure, their discovery represents a definite step forward  w-ien compared to the almost  complete lack of effective medical treatment for hypertension  a few short years ago.  'Strangely enough, the new  drugs have proved to be of greater value in treating the most  severe forms of hypertension  than in the_management of the  ordinary, uncomplicated case.  IThis apparent contradiction is  due to the tendency of all the  known blood pressure lowering  drugs to produce various more  or less unpleasant side effects  which often make the natlent  with mild hypertension feel much  worse than he did before treatment was started.  Since the only purpose one  can hope to achieve in treating  the uncomplicated case is to  postpone the onset of complications, and since these may not  occur for a very long time evei  iif the patient receives no treat-  IN TWO PARTS  ment, many doctors feel that the  use of the new drugs in patients  who have no symptoms should  fee limited to the fortunate few  in whom they produce a definite  lowering of the blood pressure  without any unpleasant side effects.  In patients who are already  suffering serious disability as a  result of high blood pressure, on  the other hand, such' side effects  may be a small price to pay for  the improvement which is often  achieved by careful use of various d'rugs.  It is obvious, then, that the  main hope for the future lies  in an ever-broadening program  of research, not only on high  blood pressure itself but on its  equally dangerous running-mate,  arteriosclerosis;  In the meantime, it should be  possible to lift a tremendous  burden of unnecessary anxiety  and suffering from the shoulders  of the great majority of hypertensive patients by merely putting into practice what has already been discovered about the  natural course of the disease.  Electric power will be interrupted in the following area as follows:  FRIDAY, MARCH 20 approximately 9.30 a.m. to  approximately 11.30 a.m. Area: West Sechelt  from Sechelt Elementary School west to Redroofs  road.  SUNDAY, MARCH 22 from approximately 6 a.m.  to approximately 8 a.m. Village of Sechelt including Cowrie, Mermaid and Dolphin Streets.  The outage is necessary to permit B.C. Electric line crews' to  carry out maintenance and construction work for the improvement to service.  B.C. ELECTRIC Co. Ltd.  WRONG LOCATION  The Leonard Dubois mentioned in police court news  last week as having been fined  $25 for speeding was not from  Pender Harbour as stated. The  offence wa�� committed at Pender Harbour but the man charged did not live at Pender Harbour.  Through Canadian Red Cross  intervention more than 500 men,  women and children from seven  'nations have been reunited with  their families in Canada after  many years of separation  brought about by war and civil  disturbances.  FOR SALE  Construction bunkhous-  es, 24' x 36', partitioned  into six rooms and  through hall. These buildings are of plywood construction throughout with  shingle roofs on full span  trusses and 8" x 8" sills.  Bunkhouses are located  at the Howe Sound Pulp  Division of Canadian Forest Products Limited at  Port Mellon. Interested  parties can inspect same  by contacting R. Finlay at  TU 4-5221 days and TU 4-  5365 after 5 p.m.  Written tenders will be  accepted up to March 26,  1959.  50 VOICE CHOIR  will present -tfiie CANTATA  OLIVET TO CALVARY  (By Maunder)  WED., MARCH 25  8 p.m.  ELPHINSTONE   SCHOOL   AUDITORIUM  EASTER  Record Sale  78ZPM-3;~$tJ6d-  Come early while  selection is best  RADIO   &  TV  CENTRE  PHONE  SECHELT 6  ran  EASTER GIFTS  DELUXE CHOCOLATES $1.00 - $25.00  Easter Eggs - Novelty Baskets- Cards  Exquisite Perfumes :> Toiletries  Cosmetics  PR GSCRI PUD N  SPECIAL! 5 7 5  fifSECHELT %f%\ GIBSONSCr  OPENING for the Season  HOLIDAY RESORT  SUNDAY, MARCH 29  RUSTIC DINING ROOM ��� EXCELLENT CUISINE  CABINS - BOATS - FISHING  Phone SECHELT 142Y COMING EVENTS  Coast News, March 19, 1959   5     MISC. FOR-SALE  Mar. 20, Roberts Creek Legion  Whist, 8 p.m.  Mar. 20, L.A. Canadian Legion  109, Rummage Sale, Legion  Hall, Gibsons, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  ��   ���        ���     .       ' ... ���..,,���-���   Mar. 20, Sechelt P.T.A. Family  Night Concert, in School Activity Hall, 8 p.m. Phone Sechelt 237M for tickets. Adults  50c, children 25c. 4-26-c  Mar. 21, Roberts Creek Playters  Club, Fantasy and Fashions,  Roberts Creek Hall. Aid of St.  Mary's Hospital.  Mar. 24, Gibsons Garden Club,  regular meeting, 8 p.m., United  Church Hall.  Mar. 25, Elphinstone High  School Auditorium, Sacred  Cantata. Olivet to Calvary, 8  p.m. Combined choirs.  Mar. 28, Welcome Pass Garden  Club, sale of plants, shrubs,  etc. Community Hall, Welcome Beacli, 2-4 p.m. Admission free. Refreshments 35c.  Mar. 28, 7:30 p.m. Order of DeMolay, public installation of  Bert Sim, Master Councillor  elect and officers. Legion Hall,  Sechelt. 2-19-c  Mar. 29, Roberts Creek Teen  Town, Easter Egg Hunt, Elphinstone Park, 12-1 p.m. for  children under 7. Prizes.  April 7, St. John's United  Church W.A. Spring Sale  of Work and Tea, Wilson  Creek Community Hall, 2 p.m.  2-19-c  April 28, Girl Guide and  Brownie Tea, 2 p.m., St. Hilda's Hall, Sechelt.  April 30, Order of DeMolay,  Mothers' Circle, Tea and sale  of home cooking, United  Church Hall, 2-4 p.m.  ENGAGEMENT  Mr. and Mrs. Paul T. Moore,  Port Mellon, B.C., announce  the engagement of their daughter Paula Marie to Pierre  Joseph Comeau, son of Mr. and  Mrs. Bernard Comeau, of Nova  Scotia, the wedding to take  place Saturday, April 18, 1959  at Holy Family Church, Sechelt.  DEATH  NOTICE  HOLROYD ,���   Passed   away  suddenly,' March 16, 1959, William  (Bert) Holroyd, aged 54,  Porpoise? Bay, ? B^C... Survived .  by his loving wife Madge, six  brothers   and   sisters  in   Eng-?.  land.   Funeral   service,  Thursday1, March 19,  1:30 p.m. The  Sechelt Canadian Legion Hall.  Cremation.    Graham    Funeral  Home directors. He resided in  this area for some 33 years.  CARD  OF  THANKS  Thanks to the many friends  and neighbors also the various  clubs and organizations who  were so kind to us after our recent fire loss.  Syd Butler and family  PETS  Home wanted for two tame  sheep. Phone Gibsons 6.  WORK WANTED  TOTEM FLASHES  BUY  EASTER   SEALS.    Help  Crippled Children.  Lake frontage, 511 feet waterfrontage on lovely lake,  over 5 acres land. A delightful property and only $2750  full price.  10 acres land on Pratt Road.  Village water, only $3000 FP.  Most attractive home, acre  land, lovely gardens, quiet secluded area. You will love this.  $350 for a good lot near  clean beach, good moorage,  fishing, fine scenery.  240 feet waterfrontage, 5  acres land. Most ideal property  we have and it's only $5300.  Gibsons bargain, 2 houses on  large lot near /beach, $6500.  Here is a bargain indeed.  Very nice view lot, right close  in in Gibsons. Complete cement basement, roughed in  plumbing. The price is most  attractive.  Buy Easter Seals NOW.  We have the bargains. We  actually save you money.  Davis Bay, one of the finest  areas on our Coast. Two good  waterfront bargains. Exceptionally good buys, nice homes  priced to sell.  NOTARY IN OUR OFFICE  TOTEM REALTY  Owned and operated by  Harold Wilson  GIBSONS, B.C.  TO RENT "  Small comfortable house, one  bedroom, near stores, etc. $30  a month. Totem Realty.  Two bedroom home close in,  nice view, garden area, $55  month. Also 1 bedroom suite.  $35 per month. Several other  rentals. Totem Realty, Box 44,  Gibsons.  PROPERTY WANTED >A  Small  modern   home   in  Gib-  " sons," reasonable.   Apply  Box  533,. Coast News.    ,,������,_     3-19-c  WANTED    :^        "  Waterfront    listings    between  Roberts Creek and Earl Cove.  Clients waiting.  SECHELT INSURANCE  AGENCIES  TOM DUFFY  Phone Sechelt 22, 158 or 93Y  Boat work, carpenter work.  Phone Pender Harbour 601,  around 6 p.m.  INSURANCE  ATTENTION CAR BUYERS  Our Low Cost Financing and  Insurance Plan will help you  make a better deal. BEFORE  you buy, talk to us.  Finest life plans and group  life insurance.  Sickness and accident plans  Dominion Automobile Association  Club memberships.  Best of Fire, Automobile and  Casualty insurance.  For genuine  service  in all  your insurance needs see  AGGETT AGENCIES Ltd.,  Sechelt, B.C.  Phone- 145  Fire, Auto, Liability. Prompt  courteous service. Totem Realty,  Gibsons.  WANTED  Waterfront lots and Summer  cottages.      ;  Motel and  business sites.  Acreage suitable for  subdivision  WE HAVE  THE  CITY BUYERS  CHAS. ENGLISH LTD.  103-1718 Marine Dr.  West Vancouver  DRUMMOND REALTY  We  have buyers, and require  listings  Always has good buys  Notary Public  Gibsons Phone 39  Have $500 cash for acreage  within 6 miles of Gibsons.  What offers, Phone 148F, Gibsons 3-19-c  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.  CONSTRUCTION  BUILDING   CONSTRUCTION  ALTERATIONS  KITCHEtf CABINETS  Dump   trucks for   hire,   sand,  gravel and crushed rock.  BULLDOZING  ROY GREGGS  Halfmoon Bay  Phone Sechelt 183G  RAN VERNON  Construction ��� Alterations  Repairs ��� Concrete work  Sand, gravel & cr.. rock. '  Special  price   on   gravel   fill.  Gibsons 173Q. tfn  White New Zealand rabbits,  young and brooding stock-  Chinchillas with cages. Phone  Secheit  144F.  Beatty washer, spotless shape,  only $25. H.J. Barendregt,  Hopkins Landing.  Oil stove with Cyclos burner  and galvanized hot water tank  complete, $55. Gibsons Hardware, Phone Gibsons 33.  Hi-Fi equipment, Rek-o-kut deluxe 3 speed turntable, Gray  tone arm, ESL cartridge with  diamond, Mcintosh pre-amp.  Like new. 10' fibreglass speedboat hull, 20 hp. Mark 25 Mercury outboard. Phone Gibsons  76M. 2-12-p  Moving,   must   sell  large   size -  Kenmore space oil heater with  power air blower. $75. Phone  128G, Gibsons. 2-12-c  Used electric and gas ranges, also oil ranges. C & S Sales, Phone  Sechelt 3.  Service Fuels. Large loads, good  alder,   some  fir.  Phone Gibsons '  173Q.  Hens at 25c lb live eight. Will I  pluck them for 5c lb if you ;  wish. Phone Gibsons 270. Elan- .���  der Farir_. ���--..  WANTED  Good   condition   Encyclopedia  Britannica,   Rickards  or   Colliers preferred. J. Daly, Madei-;  ra Park P.O.  Capital available for investment in mine on Sunshine  Coast. Totem Realty, Gibsons.  Used furniture, or what have;  you? Al's Used Furniture, Gib-'  sons Phone 243.  EXCHANGE  '50 "V4 ton Thames panel, overhauled engine, brakes,. clutch,:  trans, etc. for good small.car.  L.W.  Nelson,   Roberts   Creek.-  2-12-p  ANNOUNCEMENT  Tree falling, topping, or removing lower limbs for view.  Insured work from Port Mellon to Pender Harbour. Bone  dry alder, maple and fir fire- :  wood for sale. Phone Gibsons  337F. tfn  How many insurances do you  have?   Fire?    Liability?    Contents? Let us put them in ONE  '"package"!    More   protection;  '���   no "overlapping"; one renewal  ������ date. Arid  SAVE  money, too.  See "TOM  DUFFY today.  SECHELT INSURANCE  AGENCIES  Phone Sechelt 22, 158 or ?3Y  Sewing machine and small ap-1'  : pliance    repairs.    Speedy   service.    Bill    Sheridan^    Selma  Park. Phone Sechelt   69X  , 2-12-c  kitchen cabinets, ehests of ���  drawers!, writing desks- coffee  tables, end and night tables,  screen doors and windows, and  anything in unpainted furni-.  ture made to order. Saws filed...  Galley's Woodworking Shop?  Phone 212W, Gibsons.  TIMBER CRUISING  K.  M.  Bell,   1987  Cornwall  St.;  Vancouver 9, Phone CEdar 0683.  Spray and brush painting, also  paper hanging. J. Melhus. Phone  Gibsons 33. 4-6-1  DIRECTORY  PENINSULA FUELS  W.   FUHRMANN, prop.  Wood, coal, frest-o-loga  Phone Giosons 9o?M  .HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  Cold Weld Process  Engine Block Repairs  Arc, Acy. Welding  Precision Machinists  Phone 54 Residence 152  PENINSULA   TELEVISION  Radio and TV  SALES & SERVICE  Phone Gibsons 303  A. E. RITCHEY  TRACTOR  WORK  Clearing,   Grading,  Excavating  Bulldozing, Clearing Teeth  FOR RENT  Arches, Jacks, Pumps  Phone Gibsons 176  FOR ANYTHING ELECTRICAL  call  Sun-Co Electric Co. Ltd.  WIRING and HEATING  We Serve  the  Peninsula  Bob Little ��� Phone Gibsons 162  D. J. ROY/P. Eng-., B.C.L.S^  LAND, ENGINEERING  SURVEYS  P.O. Box 37, Gibsons  1334 West Pender St..  Vancouver 5       Ph MU 3-7477  Home and Industrial Wiring  Electrical Heating  Radios,   ApDliances,   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.  (res) 285  Hours, 8:30 to 5, Mon. to Fri.  or by appointment  GIBSONS PLUMBING  Heating.  Plumbing  Quick, efficient service  Phone Gibsons 98R  C and S SALES. SERVICE  Agents for  Pro*oane 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  COminercial" * Domestic    '  "Wilson Creek  *     --.   Phone Sechelt' 83Q  C. B S1COTTE  .:    BULLDOZING  SERVICE  Land   Clearing   ������-  Road Building  Logging ��� Landscaping  1   FREE ESTIMATES  Phone 232 ��� Gibsons  GIBSONS  BUILDING SUPPLIES  LTD.  "WE* CARRY THE STOCK"  Phone Gibsons 53  LET US  HELP YOU  PLAN NOW  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY  The Shack Cafe (40 stools)  Bowen Island for a little more  than cost of equipment you  can have a good paying summer business. Make an offer.  Consider property as part payment. Write C.N. M'dntyre.  264 West 25th, North Vancouver or Phone YU 8-0735. 2-12-c  Will cut your stove wood, $8  per cord. Phone Gibsons 74A  after 6 p.m. 2-26-c  WATCH REPAIRS "   ^ �� "  Watch and Jewelry Repairs.  Marine Men's Wear. Agents for  W. H. Grassie. Fast reliable ser?  vice. tfn  For Guaranteed Watch and  Jewelry Repairs, see Chris's  Jewelers, Sechelt. Work done on  the premises. tfn  PRINTING ~~T  Your printer is as near a?  your telephone at 45-Q.  WANT AD RATES  Condensed style 3 cents word,  minimyjm 55 cents. Figures in  groups of five or less, initials,  etc. count as one word. Additional inse^'ons at half rate.  Minimum 30c.  Cards of Thanks. Engagements,  In Mei-noriams. Deaths and Births  uo to 40 words $"* ^er insertion.  3r ner word over 40.  Box numbers 25c evtra.  Cash with oHpt. A 25c charge  is made when bUled.  CLASSIFIED  DISPLAY,  AH advert'?"��*** d��v:?.t:*n<j from  regular classified style becomes  classified display and is charged  by th�� -~easur^d agate line at  6c per line, minimum of 14 agate  lirns.  Leaals ��� 17 cents per count  linf> for ��rcf insertion then 13c  per count line for consecutive  insnrtiw*  Classified advertisements deadline 5 p.m. Tuesday.  CLYDE  PARNWELL  XV SERVICE  Radio  and   Electrical   Repair?  Phone Gibsons 93R  FOR BRICKLAYING  CUT  STONE & SLATE  WORK  Ph. Gibsons 217Q  A. R. Simpkins  ELECTRIC WIRING  HOME &  COMMERCIAL  IMMEDIATE ATTENTION  given all jobs, large or small  NORM MacPHERSON  Gibsons 296F  ELECTRICAL   CONTRACTOR  RENEE'S  SPORTSWEAR  & LINGERIE SHOP  Gibsons 41R  CHILDREN'S WEAR  KITTEN & DALKEITH  SWEATERS  Gravel Hauling and Topsoil  Ditch Digging  and Culverts  Bulldozing  Phone FRANK WHITE  Pender Harbour   743  TELEVISION  SALES AND  SERVICE  Dependable Service  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  161  Eves. 130 or 19R  DIRECTORY (Coniinued)  MARINE MEN'S WEAR  We carry a full line of men's  clothing and accessories  ��_���  Suits tailored to measure  Stock suits and topcoats  ��_.  Branded lines of work clothing  ��_.  Boots ��� Shoes ��� Slippers  *  Luggage  *  Jewellery ��� watches  Clocks ��� Electric shavers  Necklaces ��� earrings ��� rings  etc., etc.  Phone 2  ���  Gibsons, B.C.  SMITH'S HEATING  CHIMNEY & OIL STOVES  SERVICED  Phone Gibsons  177K  THRIFTEE STORES  Left of Post Office  Gibsons, B.C.  Headquarters for Wool  Phone Gibsons 34F  Notions ��� Cards ��� Toys  Miscellaneous Gifts  " MAX PROPP  CHARTERED   ACCOUNTANT  3346 West 41st Ave.  Vancouver 13, B.C.  Telephone KE 4999M  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  PENINSULA     CLEANERS  Cleaners for the  Sechelt  Peninsula... ,  Phone  GIBSONS iOO  John Tom  DAVIS & ROBILLIARD  Sechelt, B.C.  Electrical Contractors  "Do it yourself?"  "We  con-du-it best!"  Commercial, Industrial and  Residential Wiring  and  Repairs  ? Electrical Heating installed  Phones: Office  23.  Res: .146G   and   59K.  STANLEY W.  DICKSON  Accountant and Auditor  GARDEN BAY  PENDER HARBOUR -.  (Next to Lloyd's Store)  Phone Pender Harbour 353  ~SAND ��� GRAVEL  CEMENT  BUILDING MATERIALS  TRUCK & LOADER RENTAL  FOR DRIVEWAYS, FILL, etc.  SECHELT      ,  BUILDING   SUPPLIES  Phone Sechelt 60  Evenings, 173  or 234  Bowling Briefs  BY ORV MOSCRIP  Two "300's" were rolled this  week ��� Ann Shaw (320) Ladies League and Tom Tomko  (306) of Ball & Chain. Bev Dubois of Pender League came  up wih two stars (261) and  (271) and a big three game  total of 714.  League scores were: Ladies  League, Dorothy Smith (607)  Ann Shaw (320); Gibsons, Ann  Drummond 672 (279), John Sol-  nik 640 (291); Pender, Bev Dubois 714 (271 & 261, Jerry Gordon (599) Les Buckley (248);  Port Mellon, Kay Taylor 579,  Lila Farnham 257, Ed Sherman  565 (276); Peninsula Commercial, Dick Clayton 636, Jack  Redman 258, Elsie Johnson  G53 (267); Sports Club, Alice  Brown 584, Mary Enns 257,  Frank Jorgensen 584 (267) Ball  & Chain, Connie Strayhorn  482 (262) Tom Tomko 633 (306)  Team of he Week ��� Dana-  lojis (Gibsons) 2914 (1107);  Runner-up, Redman;? (Penn  Commercial)  2867   (1015).  Kinsmen took three points  from Home Oil to edge within  two points of the leaders. Four  other teams are within striking distance and anyone could  t��Ke the second half. High  three, Frank Girard (509) high  single Ron Robinson  (209).  Team of he Week, Kinsmen  2354, Alley Oops 806.  HELP YOUR RED CROSS  Sechelt News  BY MRS. A.A. FRENCH  Mrs. Pearl Tyson and Mrs.  Eleanor Crucil were elected  delegates to the PTA convention in South Burnaby. High  School. The sum of $50 was.  voted to Gerald Fahrni to assist with additional uniforms  for the Schelt school band.  Mrs. Ada Dawe, historian, has  asked for pictures of the firs*  school house to be used in the  Serhelt PTA Scrap book.  Tickets are now on sale for  family night concert, March  20. Ideas are sought for the  PTA float for the May Day  parade.  Prize winners at the St. Patrick's party of the Altar society of the Holy Name Catholic  Church held at the home of  Mr. and Mrs. W.J. Mayne were  Larry Evans and Louie Hansen,  Mrs. Josie Wheeler and Mrs-  Nettie Hansen. The house was  decorated with St. Patrick emblem throughout. Guestsf enjoying cbrdjs were , Mr? and  Mrs. Frank Parker, Mr. and  Mrs. J. Evans, Mr. and ?Mrs. I��.  Hansen, Mrs. S. Dawe, Mr-  and Mrs. D.. McNab, Mr. and  Mrs. Leo Johnson; Mr. Ray  Johnson, Mrs. T. Duffy, Mr.  and Mrs. J. Benner, Mr. and  Mrs. L. Benner, Mrs. G. Tet-  erude, Mr. J. DeLink, Father  O'Grady, Mr. and Mrs. F-  Wheeler, Mr. and Mrs. L-.  . Evans, Mrs. A.A. French, Mr.  Dave Garvin, Mrs. Gordon Rob  inson and Mrs. Joan Korgan.  The evening ended in a singsong with Mrs. Jack Evans at .  the piano.  #    *    *���������������������  Mrs. Honor Carbonneau of  the Sechelt Residential school  is visiting Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. Larry Burke  ��� of Montreal are. visiting; Mrs? >  Gwen Teterude. Mr. Burke is  a TCA pilot and much impressed with the beauty of the Peninsula. '  Mr.  and Mrs.  Gordon   Robinson  and  daughter Leslie  of  Lulu  Island are visiting Mrs.  Rc'binison's   parents,   Mr",   and  :  Mrs. Jack Evans.  Mr. Melvin Jeffries is in  Vancouver taking a course in  navigation.  -- "    ���   -<  '* *    *    ��  Mrs. W.K. Berry is back after a holiday at Ruskin, B.C.,  with   daughter   and   husband.  Mr.   and Mrs. E.   Laidlaw. A  daughter,   Mrs.   Van -deWerff,.  came with her. and took.back. .  her   grandmother,   Mrs.   Ellen  Genower.   Mrs.   Genower   has  ' not been off the Peninsula for  ���  many years'.  N.'P. Nicholson of Richmond  is visiting Mr. Tom Garlick.  Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Turner  returned after a visit to Vancouver. New Westminster and  Haney.  International relief supplies of  the Canadian Red Cross are  warehoused in Europe and tho  Middle East for quick delivery  to disasters in those areas.  Church Services  ANGLICAN  St. Baxthfamfvry.    Gibsons  11 "a.ni-'-jVIat.ns.  11 $x&. Sunday School  St. Aidan's, Roberts,. Creek  3:00 p.m. Evensong  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  St- Hilda's    Sechelt  7.30 p.m. Evensong  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  PORT MELLON  The Community Chu-ch  7:30 p.m. Evensong  UNITED  Gibsons  9.45'a.m: Sunday School  11 ajaxi Divine Service  Kobertsr. Creek, 2 p.m.  Wilson  Creek  Sunday School 11 a_m-  3:30 p.m. Divine Service  ST. VINCENTS *  Holy Family, Sechelt,    9 a.m  St. Mary's, Gibsons, 10.30 a.n..  Port Mellon,   first  Sunday   o*  each month at 11.35 a.m.  PENTECOSTAL  11  a.m. Devotional  9.45 a.m. Sunday School  7:S0 p.m. Evangelistic Service  Mid-week services as  announced  CHRISTIAN SCIENTISTS  Church service and Sunday  School, 11 a.m. in Roberts  Greek United Church  Rethal   Baptist   Chuuch  7:30  P.M.,  Wed.,  Prayer  11:15 A.M., Worship Service  Sunday School. I0*a.m.  Pender Harbour Tabemadt  Sunday School. 10 a_m.  12:00 a.m. Morning  Service  7:30 p,m, Wednesday    Pray*  er Meeting 6   Coast News, March 19, 1959  r~  any service  SCOTTS SCRAP BOOK [  By R J. SCOTT  "TirT_irtr-"."-��-'"i".i'"-_  Man capable of running  a power grader and general road equipment and  also capable of supervising road maintenance  for logging company.  Married man over 40 years  of age given preference.  Telephone SECHELT 50  during day for appointment.  in  v  ancouver  l��T US m-MtGNAND  BALANCE YOURWftmS  ������SAVfYWKTIRES"  BOD IE  COLLISIONS  WHEEL ALIGNMENT EXPERTS  1150   SEYMOUR   ST  Rev. John Gordon Jones of  the First Baptist Church in Vancouver will deliver the Easter  message at the annual non-denominational Shrine Easter Sunrise service at the grandstand  at Exhibition park, Vancouver.  The service, prepared jointly  by the Gizeh Shrine Temple and  the Pacific National Exhibition,  will commence at 7:30 a.m. on  Easter  Sunday,   March  29th.  Bands and banners, the colorful marching of the uniformed  units and the pageantry associated with the Shrine combine with  the splendid background of our  scenic mountains to create just  the right atmosphere of rejoicing appropriate to the great festival of Easter and to Rev. Jones'  address "The Greatest Event of  All Time.''  The covered grandstand provides excellent accommodation  in all weather, for those attending the public outdoor Service.  As in past years, provision has  been made for those who are  unable to leave their cars **��� because of age or illness to see  and hear the Service while remaining in their automobiles.  The eafly morning Service will  conclude in plenty of time for  those wishing to attend services  at their own particular churches  later that morning to do so.  The births of more than 3,000  young Canadians are attended  every year by Red Cross nurses  at CHfltpost Hospitals and Nursing Stations in remote areas cf  the nation.  Easter Sale  LAST YEAR'S STOCK  WOMEN & CHILDREN'S  WHITE FOOTWEAR  so on  JUST ARRIVED!  New Stock of Kedettes and Summer Whites  Men's & Boy's Dress & Work Boots  Wigard's Shoe Store  Phone SECHELT 25G  -i.  The Toggery  Lovely Spring Dresses  Car Coats - Dress Coats  Bernard Casual Skirts  "Kitten, Bulky, Knit, Banlon, Mohair & Wool  '     u  Beautiful colors with MATCHING SKIRTS  >      .������������*  ;-    y t, .    ���  FULL LINE OF MATERNITY WEAR  Phone SECHELT 25R  WANT ADS ARE  REAL   SALESMEN  "-M--J-:>-^M-l.!���-���-...._>���-��������.lm����_��*.������B6������  ��� ������������HilUitaH-ilH-i  look for  H  Prior. <i�� fa. days -p  PK&jf0��HARAYlHfl;  HEWS PAPERS PREPARED  ��� Yfoe- EKQRAVlHqS l��  ADYAHCE LEAYIHfi  UNEhUJBAYED-Wt-  ifACE OF-rtlE.  PR1H-1PM.  VtMSCA  Y/rfO  ?1((URID  1X-TKE  HEWS.  WHttMH/rf PER-OK WAS KHOWI*  ���fXl EH4RAYER R.USH-J) <frfE Ctff**  jo CoXPU-'flOH. .      -  Ofotii COAX JH  tif&L SMlRk -D-SIftf V/��AR A  ttooD AMD CAPL'fiU.f IS Ate. OHE.  <0 PROJECT <6iM f ROM MORH1K4  ' ��OJ.D AK& HOOH ititi.  . |m����M*  ARE 4>_tRE  DEPOSI'I'S OF COAL  IR /Ht AH-fARC-flt  REQIOHS ��J>  %__��,_(. ��m-i#-��ima"  SCOT,  MONEY  ASSESSED  OR PAIDI  A.4XX.  SCOT,  KA-rtVI.  IHKABtlAlrf  _F  w  NEW   TESTAMENTARIAN  When the famous Christian  Japanese leader, Kagawa, spoke  at the World's Sunday School association at Toronto in 1950, he  startled the audience one day  by declaring he was a New Test-  ament_aian.,  Other speakers had identified  themselves by giving their  church -connections and in some  cases their points of view. Dr.  Kagawa, who is the soul of toleration and goodwill, made it clear  that, while appreciating the unfolding of God's truth in the Old  Testament, it was only in the  life and teaching of Jesus that a  perfect revelation of God was  found. All else was preparatory  to this.  Jesus' declared repeatedly: "It,  hath been said by them-of jold  times . ��� .'"���bit I say unto .ypii."  He quoted the opening ^verses of  Hebrews: "God who at sundry  times and in diver's manners  speaks in times past unto the  fathers by the prophets, hath iri  these last days spoken unto us  by His Son."  *    *    *  I have heard hundreds of sermons from the Old Testament  and generally been helped by  them, but it is possible, as Kagawa said, to live and think in  Old Testament terms and to forget that Jesyjs came in the fulness of time with the supreme  revelation of God. It was He who  said: "He that hath seen me  hath seen the Father."  Jesus taught that God is near.  He is not a far-off deity, cold  and distant as the stars, unable  or unwilling to hear us when we  call. We can lean upon Him in  our loneliness and rest upon*  Him in our weariness. He is  close at hand.  Speak to Him, thou, for He  hears,  And   spirit   with   spirit   can  meet;  Closer   is-���He than breathing  And   nearer   than hands and  feet.  -P    *    *  It is one of the strange facts  of Christian history that so much  has been said and written about  the sternness of God. I have on  my desk here a book written by  a distinguished Bishop less tnan  a century ago. As I read what  he has to say about God's attitude to sinners, I find it hard  to believe that this man���scholar  and leader though he was���could  ever have studied the spirit and  teachings of Jesus. When some  writer said! recently that we  needed more "old-time religion^"  he was answered by one who  said, the trouble is that most of  it is not old enough. We need  to go back ��� not a century or  two ��� but nineteen centuries,  to Jesus.  It is a strange thing, a dramatic thing, to think of this Japanese convert Kagawa, standing before a vast audience ���  most of whom had several generations of Christian ancestors  behind them, while in his case it  was quits different, and pleading with them to get back to  Jesrs.  It was in that same building,  Convocation Hall, Toronto, that at  the close of a Conference of students from all over the world, a  negro. James Aggrey, stood before them and said: "Let us close  this   Conference  by  singing:  Jesus shall reign where'er the  sun  Doth his successive journeys  run;  His kingdom stretch from  shore to shore,  Till moons shall wax and wane  no more.  Our quotation to-day is a saying by Jesus: "He that hath seen  me, hath seen the Father."  Weddings  PUTMAN ��� WEAL  A wedding of local interest  took place in Vancouver at Kit-  silano United Church on Feb.  27 uniting Margaret Grace  Weal, elder daughter of Mr.  and Mrs. Albert Weal, Sechelt  Highway, Roberts Creek, and  Lome Wilfred Putman, only  son of Mrs. A. Putman, Vancouver.  The bride, given in marriage  by her father, wore a ballet  length gown of blue satin brocade fashioned with scoop  neck, and a matching veiled  feather, bandeau. She carried  stephanoti�� and pink rosebuds.  Attending her sister was  Mrs. Doris Moe .similarly attired in blush pink with which  she wore a matching feather  clip hat. Her bouquet was of  pink and white carnations. Mr.  Gus Mytko wa�� best man.  At the reception held in the  new home of the young couple,  the bride's uncle, Mr. Herbert  Lehman, proposed the bridal  toast.  Mr. and Mrs. Putman spent  their honeymoon on Vancouver  Island?      ���������������-������-���; ������ ���:'���;-������������^���,y**y  H^e plan to rest so .  WILL BE ON  We thank our customers for the goodwill shown  over the past ten years.  HOUGH'  GIBSONS  DAIRY  Join the Easter Parade  with a new outfit from  THRIFTEE STORES  Dresses - Goats - Hats - Skirts  (Blouses - Sweaters  GIVE HER FLOWERS  POTTED PLANTS - CUT FLOWERS  Phone GIBSONS 34X  PENINSULA BOX/NO CLUB  JUNIOR  SHOW  Gibsons School Hall  MARCH 21 WE  PORT MELLON AND GIBSONS BOXERS  ADMISSION: $1.00 ��� 75c ��� 25c  WANT ADS ARE  REAL  SALESMEN  ���^  CJ * ��� ��� HoWHftmsy UOpS'in a glass of beer?  A. ���������Who. cares, so long as they're seedless  hops as used by O'Keefe in their famous  Old Vienna Lager Beer and O'Keefe Ale.  ^mooth-brewed for your delight ��� without  a, trace ofjunpleasant bitterness.  ���MLL   FHi  O'KEEFE  BREWING  COMPANY  (B.C.)  LIMITED  ���mffm_-��w'ii  This adverfaeiTient |�� not pu&lisliSd or displayed by the liquor Control Board or by tlw_Qwrnm.nt_^.B|ritisli.Q9lpbi%  awiriimmi  9��W*V��WTWW1��W*tlBWV��*tl NOW YOU CAN BUY IT  AT METER RATES  You get all the convenience of  city gas service when a LP-GAS  METER   is    installed    at   your  home. Then you'll eliminate forever   the   problem   of   running  out of gas ��� the bother and expense of re-ordering. You'll pay  for gas after <vou use it and at  economical   meter   rates.   Yotu'jl  spread the cost  of   gas  service  evenly throughout the year. And  you can check your  bills     against    th��  meter     reading.  Dealers  everywhere!  are turning to   the  LP-gas   meter   system. We  invite inquiries.  ASK US ABOUT METERED SERVICE  Rockgas Propane  LTD.  GIBSONS HARDWARE  Gibsons 33  C & S SALES  Sechelt 3  COMPACTLY DESIGNED to conform to the regulation of low  cost housing as set up by N-H.A.,  this plan features two bedrooms  and full basement. The living  room, which takes the full depth  of the house on that side, opens  into a dining room in the ever-  popular L shape. Kitchen features a nook for family dining.  All rooms are good sized, and  only the smallest possible space  is taken up by the central hall.  Bedrooms and front porch project slightly to create an interesting front elevation. Brick  planter below the living room  windows adds to the appearance  of the house. Floor area 950  square feet, frontage 40'. Work-  i n g drawings, designed for  N.H.A approval, are available  from the Building Centre (B.C.)  Ltd., 116 East Broadway, Vancouver 10.  NEW EDITION of "SELECT  HOME DESIGNS" Plan Book  now available. Send 25c to cover  cost of mailing and handling.  Robert D. Wright, N.D.  NATUROPATHIC      PHYSICIAN  Graduate of  Cal.   Chiropractic   College,   Etc.  MON., WED., FRI..���1 to 4 p.m.  or   any  time by  appointment  PHONE 172-W ��� GIBSONS  G.R.  MUTRIE  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  SPRING  SUNSET SALE  Continues to MARCH 28  LOOK FOR SALE SPECIALS NOT  ADVERTISED ON FLYER  WHEN YOU THINK OF HARDWARE  THINK OF  JOHN WOOD  HARDWARE   &  APPLIANCES  Phone GIBSONS 32  Send Thirty-five cents (cloins) for each pattern (stamps cannot De  accepted) to Coast News, Household Arts Dept., 60 Front St. West.  Toronto, Ont. Print plainly NAME, ADDRESS, PATTERN NUMBER.  A NEW 1959 Laura Wheeler Needlecraft Book. JUST OUT, has  lovely designs to order: embroidery, crochet, knitting, weaving, quilting, toys. In the book a special surprise to make a little girl happy  ��� a cut-out doll, clothes to oolor. Send 25 cents for this hook.  612 THIS EXQUISITE CHAIR SESf will win compliments for you.  It is so easy to crochet and is done in one piece. Uise as buffet set,  too. Crochet directions.  583 ��� A PINAFORE that daughter will declare her favorite. Make  it now and be ready for summer days. Directions; chart for huck  weaving; pattern pieces; child's sizes 2, 4, 6, 8 included.  651 ��� COLORFUL QUILT when made of scraps of gay fabric, or  buy remnants. Just 3 patches, so easy to piece. Chart pattern pieces;  directions;  yardages single, double-bed quilt.  TUl &UILPINC   CE.NT&-    RAN    __RVI-_  PLAN NO- NU-350 FLOOR AREA.   950  satf.)  I +oc?  Park, marina  lands increase  British Columbia has officially added to its park and  marina lands, it was announced by the Hon. Earle C. West-  wood, Minister of Recreation  and Conservation.  D'Arcy Island, off Oak Bay,  formerly owned by federal authorities, has been taken over  by the provincial government  under the jurisdiction of the  department  of recreation   and  Coast News, March 19, 1959   7  conservation. It comprises a  rumber of sandy beaches and  suitable anchorage for small  boats and will be most used  as a picnic area.  Montague Harbour on Gal-  iano Island has also been acquired for park purposes and  offers a well-situated harbour  for small boats and a fresh water supply. The new Montague  Harbour Park area will comprise 160 acres and will offer  a variety of attractions to the  boating  community.  P1NIMC   T5COM [j   I COMB. mTCH-N   i.  N_C��4  PLAN No. 950 (copyright No.  117093)  n route!   A remembrance  "They pass this way but once" '������  I shall remember this for months  And years to come. The little lads, bound for camp,  Stars in their eyes, dreams) of the moon for a lamp.  A world of Adventure ��� just ahead.  Understanding friends to lead, to guide, to smooth their beds.  A world for little lads, pure joy   sheer bliss,  Discoveries! aloud of things like this:  "Lookit the cornfield ��� cool and green."  "The biggest I betcha ever seen!"  "Lookit how tall it is, isn't it grand?"  "Cool ��� couldn'cha just stand there n' stand?"  "They'll settle soon:" "Easy  there, boysi."  "Please overlook ��� try not to mind their noise."  They'e dreamed of this day for months and months.  Bear with us, remembering, they pass this way but once.  Z "Wynne  Scouting on Peninsula  The Sunshine Coast Boy  Scout Council held its monthly  meeting at the Peninsula Hotel dining room, March 10. According to President Robert  Gill the meeting indicated the-  continued success of the Scout  movement in this area.   .   .    '  FRI., SAT. ��� MARCH 20 & 21  GARY COOPER ��� JEAN ARTHUR  "The Plainsman"  MON., TUES. ��� MARCH 23 & 24  AUDIE MURPHY ��� MICHAEL REDGRAVE  "Qmet American"  WED., THURS. ��� MARCH 25 & 26  DOUBLE FEATURE  JEAN MORROW ��� BARBARA LAWRENCE  "Krongs  PLUS  A.  DECKER ��� MARI BLANCHARD  ii  She Devil  fi  Same Night ��� Same Time ��� Same P.ace  IANT  instituted for the Sechelt unit  to "help the Scouts and Cubs  help themselves." Anyone with  empty beer or pop bottles in  the Sechelt area to donate is  requested to phone Sechelt 26  for quick service.  In announcing progress made  by the recently reorganized 1st  Sechelt Boy Scout Troop and  Cub Pack, Orv Moscrip- secretary  of   the  group  committee;  said   that eight boys are now  enrolled   in    the   scouts)   with  Frank Newton as Scoutmaster.  The   Cubs   have   27   enrolled.  with Jerry Fahrni as cubmaster and Dave Wilson and Bud  Blatchford   as  assistants.  Mr.   Moscrip   also   stated  a'  perpetual bottle drive has been  Roberts Creek  By Mrs. M. Newman  Attending the Legion Zone  meeting in Sechelt on March  7 from Roberts Creek were  Rev. CR. and Mrs. Harborct,  Mr. and Mrs. J. Sears, Mr. and  Mrs. F. Skinner, Mr. and Mra.  J. Thyer, Mrs. F. Allen, Mrs.  W. Clark, Mrs. R. Davidson,  Mrs. B. Cope, W.. Gilbert, G.  Mortimer, J. McLean, G. Mould  and P.B. Long.  The Legion Ladies thank all  who braved the weather to attend the last whist drive. The  next one will be held March  20. The last general meeting  ,was held March 9 with Mrs.  Harbord in the chair in the absence of the president, Mrs.  Manns, whose husband recently passed away.  Mrs. Jack Cleathro, known  by many here as the former  Hope Edmunds, died last week  in Vancouver. .  J  Mr. and Mrs. B. Boyes have  returned  to  Montana   by way  of  interior  B.C. having  spent  two   weeks  on   the   Sunshine  Coast.  Some 20 Jobies and their  mothers staged a competition  in bowling Saturday and the  Jobies lost. Mothers won all  games in all sets.  Vicki Lonenberg and Mrs.  McDermott made the highest  score in a .-. ngie game wm.f  Janice Stewart and her aunt  made the highest in two games.  Peggy Gill and her mother  wa.ked off with the consolation prize. Highest single score  in two games was made by  Marda Walker and highest in  one game by Sheila Smith.  S.F. Butler has been appointed chairman of the group committee for the Finst Roberts  Creek Boy Scout Troop and  Cub. Pack according to N.G.B.  Burley, District Commissioner  for the Sunshine Coast Boy  Scout Association.  The. Port Mellon ejroun committee for the Boy Scout Troop  and Cub Pack announced their  annual bake sale will be held  in the Community Hall, Sat.,  March 21 between 2 and 4 p.m.  Funds raised at the sale will  be used to purchase necessary  equipment for the boys' activities.  Thurs. Mar. 19  G.BSOftS SCHOOL HALL ��� 8 p.m. SHARP  BIG CASH PRIZES  $5 ��� $10 - $15 - $25 - $50  Don7MissFirst Game $10 .  SUNSHINE COAST WELFARE FUND        j  BUY EASTER SEALS ��� HELP CRIPPLED CHILDREN  ���Sponsored by Kiwanis Club  Of course, only grown-ups really appreciate a BNS Personal Security Program  Who  Everyone���from six to fifty-six���can save  with The Bank of Nova Scotia's exclusive  Personal Security Program. You may never  have been able to save before, but with  PSP your savings goal is insured . . . you  can't miss!  99  Drop in at your nearest branch of The  Bank of Nova Scotia and find out about  PSP. And while you're there, ask about  the many other helpful services the BNS  has to offer. Don't put it off, come  in today.  BY GIVING"  The BANK off NOVA SCOTIA  More than 500 bn-iwbw ocrof�� Canada end tn londoo, -4w Yodt, Hw Carffebacw..  Manager: Squamish and Woodfibre Branches, G. H. Churchill. 8   Coast News, March 19, 1959  ST. PATRICK TEA  Gibson Memorial United  Church W.A. will hold its annual St. Patrick's Tea on Friday March 20 at 2 p.m. Home  cooking and White Elephant  sale, United  Church Hall.  ARE NEVER  30NSISTENTL1I  UNDERSOLD!  SAVE THIS AD  AND SAVE!  S  This Week's  SPECIALS  iwanis notes  This week's meeting at Danny's Dining room saw a representative of B.C. Telephones  disduss the micro-*w**ave system, a subject which proved in-  istructive as well as entertaining.  All club members are now  hard at work on the current  drive for funds through Easter  Seals, a campaign which the ���  members regard as worthy of  everyone's consideration.  ENDER  r"YOU SERVE  BY GIVING"  More men than women are said  to be afraid to enter dark caves.  RUMP fire  ROAST TO  lb.  SIRLOIN 7QC  TIPS  BLADE and  ROUND BONE  POT    ��AC  ROASTS w  lb  FRESH PORK  Picnics tf  lb.  Next Week's  SPECIALS  10 - 16 lb.  Under  GEORGE BA  nt of  PHONE 17  By JUDITH FLETCHER  Mrs. Gwen Klein and Mrs.  C. Harper were recent visitors  to Vancouver for a few days.  While there Mrs. Klein was  joined by her son Bill who is  attending vocational school in  Nanaimo;   also   her    daughter  and husband, Mr. and Mrs.  Tony Lindsay of Whitehorse,  Y.T. After a few days visit  with their mother in Kleindale they returned.  Mr. and Mrs. John Dival of  Ladner spent last weekend as  guests of Mr. and Mrs. Wilfred  Harper, Madeira Park.  Bill Cook of White Rock visited Garden Bay on Saturday.  Mr. Alan Mowberg, who for  several years was a resident of  Sinclair Bay, Pender Harbour  and who now makes his home  in Langley, spent a few day��  in the Harbour during the  week and has since left for  Malibu where he expects to  spend the summer.  Dick White and W.L. Ber-  row of Vancouver were in Pender Harbour during the week.  Mr. and Mrs. Len Larson of  Madeira Park represented the  Pender Harbour Board of  Trade on Saturday at the annual banquet of the Powell River Board of Trade.  Mrs. Pixie Daly, of Victoria  has arrived in Garden Bay to  spend the summer.  L.A. to CANADIAN LEGION 109 ��� GIBSONS  10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  March 21 - 9 p,  Canadiam Legion 109 ��� Gibsons  with  VIRGIL LANE  and his  CLOUDS OF RHYTHM  in the  LEGION HALL  TICKETS $1.50  Now Open for Business  Selma Park  TV & Radio Service  Nenno Brown      Ray Clarke  Phone SECHELT 73Y  iinwitwim-m-wnni  wiiiii-wwiiiwtiwiwiiiiiiinwnwiinniniiiiiww ww-w-i--_n ������������ ���___������������ _��-.  Liberals hold  annual meeting  The annual meeting of the  Gibsons and district Liberal  Association was held March 9  in the Anglican Parish Hall.  Officers for the coming year  were elected and plans were  made for a full scale meeting  to be held two or three weeks  prior to the provincial Liberal  convention expected in May at  Vancouver.  Last week's meeting passed  a resolution supporting completion of the highway; from  Port Mellon to Squamish. The  meeting expressed hope that  completion of this road link  would form part of the Liberal  campaign in the next provincial election campaign.  Watch for a Special  ANNOUNCEMENT  from  DANNY'S  IN THE NEXT ISSUE  Reservations now beinjj taken for our  EASTER SMORGASBORD  Phone GIBSONS 140  ���mwrmimwiimimiiniii.i-iii-miiiniii  WANT ADS  REAL  How to cut a IMiSO^f figure  ...without spending one!  Roasfin  sicken  Cottage  Roils  FREEZER PACKS are  our SPECIAL FIELD.  We offer the Of^LY  COMPLETE    Freezer  Service on the Peninsula  Cut,  Wrapped   &   Flash  Frozen  The way to cut a fancy figure without  spending one is to drop into your  neighbourhood Ford Dealer and ask  him to show you his Custom 300  Tudor Sedan with a Six engine. It's  the lowest-priced of all Fords���in fact  the lowest-priced  car in its class.*  Ford also gives you a whole series  of standard features that would cost  you $87.25 extra in a directly competitive model (which costs more to  begin with). Examples? Foam cushioning in the front seat, extra body-  insulation, 66-plate battery, alumin-  ized muffler that lasts up to twice as  long . . . just to mention a few.  Sounds good? It is good. Drop into  your nearest Ford Dealer's and see  for yourself.  *According to recent comparisons of manufacturers' suggested retail prices.  Tha Custom 300 Tudor Is as economical  to run as it is to buy. For example, wit~-  a Mileage Maker Six engine you get up ,  to 24 miles per gallon of regular gas.  Ford gives you a choice of 18 models, in 5 series,  that start with the low-priced Custom 300 and  include the Fairlane, Fairlane 500, Galaxie and  Station Wagons. Six or V-8 available in all models.  (Certain features illustrated or mentioned- are  "Standard" on some models, optional at extra cost on others.)  thop-t/ock construction  short-sfnka design  24mp.g.economy  mraiaj-ma  The Store of Quality  Phone SECHELT 1  Your FORD ��� MONARCH ��� EDSEL DEALER       Phone SECHELT 64  A USE�� CAR ��R TRUCK, BE SURE TO SEE ��UR-^V

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