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 JUST  FINE  FOOD  DANNY'S  DINING ROOM  Phone GIBSONS 140  SERVING  THE  GROWING SUNSHINE COAST  Fublished in Gibsons, B.C. Volume  12,  Number   19,  May   7,   1959.  RAY  WHITING  RADIO-CONTROLLED  PHONE      2^0     GIBS0NS  24 HR. COURTEOUS SERVICE  J��__^_T FOREST PRODUCTS SAFETY COMM.TT-.I.  A move to oust the board of  trustees; of St. Mary's Hospital  was defeated at the annual  meeting of the Hospital Society ' at Pender Harbour, April  26.  The board came in for a lot  of criticism, most of which  was* refuted by the chairman,  Al Lloyd. There was criticism  of the administration staff,  over long-overdue accounts being presented for payment  without explanation as to how  they had been incurred.  The climax came when Syd  Macdonnell, who had done  most of "-the criticising, proposed that' the whole board be  voted" out of office, and that  . the society, re-start with a new  ; slate of officers.  This move was countered by  Peter Trappitt, who said far  from deserving such, treatment,  the board merited a vote of  confidence at the hands of the  meeting. He moved an amendment to this; effect.  On the ruling of Magistrate  Andy Johnston, in his capacity as government representative on the board, Mr. Maedon-  nell's resolution, representing  a vote of no-confidence, was  duly presented. Mr. Macdonnell wanted a secret ballot and  Mr. Trappitt objected An important principle was involv-  er, he siaid. The folks, should  be willing to stand up and be  counted.  In the interests of harmony,  the chairman decreed a secret  ballot, with Ned Garvey of  Pender Harbour, and Bob Norminton, of Sechelt acting as  scrutineers. The Macdonnell  resolution was defeated.  Two    board    members,    Al  Lloyd  and    Stuart  Johnstone,  came up for re-election, their  terms of office ,hayi*ng.:;expire,dv  There were four riomihatioiis'::  Harvey   Hubbs,    Selma   Park:  Stuart Johnstone; Al Lloyd and  James Love. Al Lloyd was reelected, and Harvey Hubbs became the new board member.  During    his     address,    the  chairman stressed the necessity  ,. for   long-distance   planning to  meet the requirements for increased  hosjpital   facilities  for  /Howe Sound and   the Sechelt  'peninsula. To this end, he said,  it  was  proposed  to   set up  a  study group selected from   interested parties throughout the  area. The group would  make  an intensive  study of population   trends?    communications,  finances,  and the many  other  factors requiring consideration.  Ultimate    purpose    of    the  study group is to prepare a report for presentation upon formation of a Hospital Improvement   District,   which,    if  ap  proved and authorized, would  be empowered to levy a tax,  based on a small mill rate, to  finance building and equipping  a new hospital in the area considered most desirable It was  necessary that such.a group be  pet up under auspices of the  Hospital  Society.  Dr. Alan Swan, Pender Harbour, gave the meeting a more  detailed outline of the plan.  He prefaced his remarks with  a strong tribute to the work  of the*- hospital board, members  of which he praised as public-  snirifpd citizens who bad voluntarily rendered great ser-;  vice to the hospital and to the  community. Dr. Swan then formally proposed formation of  the study group.  Ben Lang, of Sechelt, presented a proposed slate of members, all of whom were willing volunteers for the project,  which, he stated, would in-*  volve a great deal of .study,  travel, and frequent meetings  over the next 18 months: or so.  The group would operate within the area covered by School  District 46. It represented the  major areas between Port Mellon and Egmont, with power'  to .add to its membership as  occasion warranted.  Unanimous approval wais  given. by the meeting to Dr.  Swan's* resolution, and to the  proposed slate of  members.  The new administrator of  St. Mary's Hospital, Mr. W.  'Milligan, ��� was secretary of the  meeting. Mr. Tony Penley, outgoing administrator was present in an advisory capacity.  Nabs thief  at scene  Sechelt School Board and  Mr. Jeffrey, superintendent of  school*... met in Gibsons, April  27 in the School Board office'  to complete final plans regarding the May 9 referendum.  Harold Wilson of Gibsons  was appointed returning officer and arrangements were  made to appoint district polling  clerks. Polling stations will be  open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at  the following  places:  Vancouver Bay School.  Nelson Island School.  Madeira Park School.  Sechelt  Elementary   School.  Davis Bay  School.'.  School Hall, Gibsons.  Port Mellon School.  First Aid Station, Bowen  Island.  Municipal Office, Gibsons.  Egmont School.  Irvines Landing School.  Pender Harbour High School  JL.egion  Hall,  Sechelt.  Roberts   Creek  School.  Community Hall, Hopkins.  B. & J. Store, Halfmoon Bay  Veterans' Memorial Hall,  Gambier Harbour.  The board has been assured  of full co-operation from?,the  many PTA groups in the dis-  of the 1418 pupils registered  in the school' district some 749  ' pupils require transportation  byi either motor bus or water  taxi', or both. ,   .  The purpose of the new  school buildings is to provide  classroom space in' localities  which show the greatest increase in population, and thus  reduce transportation expenses  Since September, 1956, there  has? been an increase in pupils  from 1350 to 1418, mostly in.  the< larger centres, and while  this fincrease is neither sudden  or fclarming, the steady growth  wil"? continue as the district  and surrounding country be-  becbmes more settled.  Better schools* entice better  teachers and encourage parents  to settle in. a community where  modern educational facilities  are available.  The cost of the proposed  building program will increase  taxes about one-third of a mill,  but this small increase will  assure present and future taxpayers of educational facilities  comparable with other districts  in British Columbia. An affirmative vote by 'owner-electors  is a "Vote of confidence in ths  Sunday, May 10 is the big  day for the Little Leaguers and  the Babe Ruthers as they open  the season with a double header at the Elphinstone High  School grounds.  Little Leaguers will start off  at 1 p.m. with a game between  Port Mellon and the defending  ���champicfns Gibsons Firemen.  The second game will be between the Sechelt Indian team  and the Gibsons Legion in th  Babe   Ruth  League..  The boys are hoping for a  good crowd to start the season  off this y7ear, especially the  parents of the boys playing,  who seldom show up. Remember to be there and encourage  the young hopefuls.  Babe Ruth team line-ups are.  Sechelt: Michael Johnson, Jimmy Wilson, Leonard and Sammy*'Prelle, Gene Louie, Danny  Paul. Frankie Joe, Roy Pierie,  Pilchard Harry, Pete ��� August,  Evans Dan, Charlie Timothy  and Jackie Lewis. Gibsons:  R. Wilson, G.A. DeMarco, R.  and D. Munro, R. Marsh, B���  McSavaney, J. Lowden, W.  Peterson, G. Cattanach, B. Pu-  chalski, R. Butler and D-  Coates.  urcl  rotest  ayers  At a meeting of Gibsons' and  District Ratepayers Association  Monday night a protest was  registered regarding charges  being made to" boats tying up  at the Gibsons Government  wharf while fishermen get free  wharfage. On motion of Mrs.  Lovell a letter will be sent to  the government protesting this  report.  Water supply and summer  cutoff was discussed. Commissioner A.E. Ritchey said that  nme basic plans have been  made regarding the water service.  A complaint was also registered regarding septic tank  conditions in the Bay area. The  Sanitary Inspector will be notified of this situation immediately.  Les Peterson gave an informative    and   educational   word  Special Mothers' Day services wil be held in Sunshine  Coast churches this Surday.  At ths United Church in  Gibsons there will be. a combined Sunday School and  church service at II a.m. when  member-* cf the Explorers:  group will sing an anthem, a  trio will be presented by three  boys of ihe junior S"-"-*up, two  will take the Bible reading and  two Senior boyo will take up  the, collection.  There will also be observances in the St Bartholomew's  Anglican church, St. Hilda's  and St. Aidan's, also in the  United Churches at Wilson  Greek and Roberts Creek. The  Sechelt Baptist church will  have,special music. There will  also be services at St. Mary's  Pender Harbour at a8 and 13  a.m. and at Redroofs Community hall at 7:30 in the evening.  Pentecostal Tabernacle Mother's Day service will start at  10:30 a.m. and corsages' will  be presented to the oldest mother, the youngest and the  mother with the largest family  present.   This service  will  -���rfv*^-*"--*;-'  B of T meeting  date changed  Owing to the next Gibsons  and District Board of Trade  meeting falling on the May 13  holiday the meeting will be  postponed until the following  Monday night, May 25.  At this meeting there will toe  a speaker from Vancouver who  will discuss an" area��water  board scheme.  It wasi also announced by  Walter Nygren, president of  the board that a winch will be  erected by the federal depart-,  ment of public works on the  Gibsons federal wharf. Details  have not ��� been announced as  yet.  Prompt response by Frank  Skidmore, watchman at Canadian Forest Products Port  Melon plant resulted in the apprehension of Robert Harold  Bonwell, 25, of Tulare, California, after he had smashed  a window in the Port Mellon  store run. by Alex Ferguson.  Skidmore was on his rounds  near the cafeteria when he  heard a glass window shatter.  The time was about midnight,  April 29. Skidmore on arriving saw a man .taking things  from the show window space.  He closed with him and' after  grappling him to submission  awaited the arrival of Mr. Ferguson who called the RCMP.  Taken into custody Bonwell,  who was one of the crew of a  freighter loading pulp, was  charged with breaking and entering. Appearing before Magistrate Johnston in Gibsons  court April 30 he was convicted arid given a suspended sentence after posting a bond of  $100. Bonwell was reported to  be under the influence of liquor at the time of the incident  and is reported to have said  he was broke., He was taking  a $17 jacket and display box  of briar pipes from the window when caught by Mr. Skidmore. ,  ,:yvtrict., in?publicizing picture  on.the  early'.life  and    be a combined Sunday School  referendum. The 'Se'-heit''Kin*^':' Coasit"and "district:: ?Remember���" fo^rnatiOri^bf ��� Gibsdns."' "*v" ' '" an'd* 'worship:service. " '-?? ? ?'"  men club urges everyone to get  out and vote and is providing  transportation. In the Sechelt  area phone 110 and arrangements will be made for suitable  transportation.  The costs and methods of  transportation have always;  been a cause for concern to  the board, and figures to the  end of March, 1959, show that  You vote on this  the date, Saturday, May 9, and  vote yes for the School Loan  Bylaw Referendum No. 2.  Resignations from Mrs. McLeod of Madeira Park and Miss  Mary Vigar of Roberts Creek  were accepted by the board  with regret. Miss Vigar plans  on returning to England, but  has enjoyed her teaching experience  in Canada.  Eligible for  Provincial  Grants  (a)    Acquiring and developing school-sites:  Hopkins Landing Elementary $ 4,500.00 $  Not Eligible  for Provincial  Grants Total  Elphinstone  Jr.-Sr.  Sechelt Jr. High  Pender Harbour High  Any bottles?  Roberts Creek Cubs and  Scouts will stage a bottle drive  Sat., May 9 in Roberts! Creek  area. The lads will be' under  direction of Syd Butler, group  committee chairman.  Those people with bottles to  contribute are urged to have  them in convenient disposable  container so the bottles can be  picked up  with  little trouble.  Vote YES Saturday  for schools  Imprbvements  at y camp  Considerable work has been  done  to   improve Elphinstone  _ camp which   is operated each  ".summer by the YMCA. Some-  �� thing like $10,000 in improvements has.gone into the camp.  The    waterfront    has    been  dredged and a 225 foot pier on  pilings   constructed. ���* There   is  also a ne\y 75 foot float with  a  diving tower and moorings  ��� for, boats.  All buildings have been  painted arid repairs have been  made to all bridges. A new section has been added providing  buildings and outdoor cooking  facilities for 15 and 16 year  old boys.  The camp has three sections,  one for 9 to 11-year-olds, another for 12 and 13 year olds*  and one for the 14 to 16 year  old boys.  The YMCA expects to have  another of its top*, years and is  preparing   for   the   influx   of  boys which starts about July 1.  High ���  12,000.00  10,000.00  26,500.00  (b)    Purchasing, constructing, reconstruct-  '  ing buildings, for school purposes or  use in connection therewith:  Elphinstone Addition  (1 music - 1 Art)  Sechelt Jr. High  (2 rooms - 1 Science)  Halfmoon Bay Elem.  (1 room school)  Hopkins Landing Elementary  .(2 rooms)  (c)   Furnishing and equipping buildings for  school purposes or use in connection  therewith:  ^Elphinstone 6,000.00  Sechelt 4,000.00  Hopkins Landing *     - 3;000.00  Halfmoon Bay 1,500.00.  .d)   Other capital expenditures for school  purposes:  Plans and Supervision'  Contingencies  TOTAL ESTIMATES .  4,500.00  4,500.00 $31,000.00  Mr.    Peterson   stressed   the  need for  establishment   of an  archive. With so many relics of  the   early   days   available   he  feels  they   should  be   in   the  care   of   a  custodian  and   felt  that an addition to the Gibsons  Pubic   Library   could  be"   the  s'.arting point of a future  archive for Gibsons. Mr. Peterson  had a number of photographs  of people and buildings as well  as a very old horse's bit and an  ancient gunshot pouch,  also a  piece of rock  found  at Langdale  by Mrs. McMillan which  would be probably up to 2,000  years   old.   Mr.   Peterson   has  knowledge of many other relics  of the early days in and around  Gibsons and  can obtain  these  relics when a  proper place is  found to house them safely;.  Mr. Peterson was given a  hearty vote of thanks by Tom  Parker,   second   vice-president.  .53,000.00  47,000.00  18,000.00        ���  35,000.00        ���  153,000.00  5,000.00  7,600.00  14,500:00  12,600.00  $206,600.00 $4,500.00.$211,100.00  Parker named director  It was announced at the regular meeting of the Sechelt  Board of Trade that President  James* E". Parker was named a  director of the British Columbia Chamber of Commerce.  The appointment was made  at the annual convention held  in Vancouver at the Georgia  Hotel last week. This is tha  firrt time in the history of the  local board that a member has  been appointed to the provincial group.  At the Sechelt meeting, Mr.  Parker was called on to give  a report on  the general busi  ness conducted at ..the provincial convention.  Magistrate Andrew Johnston  who also attended the Vancouver convention gave a report  to the Sechelt board on the  highway situation as.it affects  the Sunshine Coast. He said  the provincial Chamber of Com  merce is behind local organization efforts to have the Port  Mellon-Squamish highway; link  become a reality. Magistrate  Johnston said the project was  included in the provincial government's ten-year highway  plan.  Big parade  The pace of events leading  towards Sechelt's May Day  parade is increasing now that  the May Day Queen ha�� been  selected. She is Leila McDonald and her attendants will be  Heather Lang and Avril Crucil.  There will be no Indian Queen  this year.  The Kinsmen club of Sechelt  is looking after arrangements  for the big May 18 parade and  entry forms for parade floats  and contests- can - be obtained  from Morgan Thompson of Sechelt Men's Wear.  If this year's parade lives up  to expectations it is forecast  Sechelt will have one of the  best the area has seen. Kinsmen will take charge and members of the club are now lining  up a good display of floats  and entertainment to go along  with them. Parade routes a_  far as present information goes  will be along the main street  from the school area to the Indian   Reserve  school  grounds.  30 voices  for concert  Tickets for the B.C. Electric  Ladies' Glee club concert, Friday, May 8, in Elphinstone  High School auditorium .aire go- '  ing fast and it is expected the  Glee CluB of 30 voices will  present some 20 numbers not  including some eight or ten  solos.  Soloists will be Campbell  Buchanan, bass; Constance  Busby, contralto; John Williams, tenor; with Mr. Williams  and Mr. Buchanan providing  duets. Bob Norminton of Sechelt will be master of ceremonies and Jack D.B. Ellis, accompanist on the piano.  Tlie Glee club numbers will  range all the way from Brahms  Schubert and Old English  songs to contemporary works.  The concert will start at 8  p.m. and is under auspices of  the Evening group of the United Church, Gibsons, Women's  Association.  The last visit of the Glee  Club was one of the musical  highlights of Gibsons area and  it is expected this program will  live up to expectations.  $65 FOR LIBRARY  The tea held by Howe Sound  Women's Institute at the W.I.  cottage May 5 was a success,  with $65 being realized. This  amount will be turned over to  the Library Board as a contribution to its extension fund.  Members of the Institute thank  all who contributed to the success of this venture.  Fire auxiliary  collects funds  The Ladies Auxiliary to fire  services  met   in  the  fire  hall  Sunday    evening    and    made  plans to add to their bank account. One hundred and twenty dollars is now available to  the fire services and the ladies  who have had only three meetings  since   the   start   of  their  auxiliary, are pleased with their  ability to raise funds for such  a worthy cause in such a short  space of time. They meet four  times a year. Anyone interested  in   joining    this   group    map  phone Mrs.  Bernice  Chamberlin or Mrs. Len Coates of ���&**���__���  Fire Services Auxiliary.  Vote YES Saturday  for schools ���       ? ���      *    -     ,-    *   1 f fy ���� O  .    . :   , *si*J05'C--Tv'  -T    Coast News, May 7,  1959.  An ABC Weekly  Published .by Sechelt Peninsula News Ltd.,  every Thursday, at Gibsons, B.C.  Box 128, Gibsons, B.C., Phone 45Q  FRED CRUICE, Editor and Publisher  DON DONAGHAN, Advertising Manager  Member B.C. Weekly Newspapers Advertising Bureau  Vancouver office, 508 Hornby St., Phone MUtual 3-4742  Member Canadian Weekly Newspapers Association  and the B.C. division of C.W.N.A.  Authorized Second Class Mail, Post Office Department, Ottawa.  Rates of Subscription: 12 mos., 2.50; 6 mos., $1.50; 3 mos., $1.00  United States and Foreign, $3.00 per year. 5c per copy.  [ Vote YES on Saturday  More growing pains!  This time it is the educational facilities we have on the  Sunshine Coast. Expansion is necessary. Costs of transportation  are becoming so heavy it is cheaper to do the same job in another manner. That is why owner-electors of Sechelt School District will vote on Saturday to approve or reject a $211,100 referendum to cover new school facilities.  There is just one conclusion to be drawn from the .action  ���� the school board1 in placing before the voters their need for  more money in order the board can cope with educational needs,  and that conclusion is there is no argument about the necessity.  Looking at it another way, it does show the area population is expanding through natural births and incoming families.  Some $31,000 is required for sites on which buildings can  be placed; $153,000 is required to erect these buildings or additions to present buildings and then $14,500 will be needed to  equip and furnish the new schools and rooms:.  The move to establish schools at Hopkins Landing and  Halfmoon Bay is one which would have to be faced soon, even if  sidetracked for the present. To do the job now and build small  schools in those areas will be cheaper now than if a waiting period intervened because costs are not going to become less than  they! are. Prospects are for,further rises in spite of the cost of  living index mild slips downward recently.  The need for a junior high school at Sechelt has become  evident. Crowding is likely to become more pressing at Elphinstone High school, so establishmentv of a junior high at Sechelt  would relieve this pressure. At present grade eight pupils travel  foy bus to Gibsons. Once the two-room junior high is opened in-  'Sechelt it will mean grade seven will be taken from the elementary school and along with grade eight help start a high school  in Sechelt. This area will most assuredly require one in the coming years and the sooner it is started the better.  Voters of the Sunshine Coast should get out and vote on  the referendum and when they do mark their ballot it should be  marked with an X in the YES box.  Sechelt's fine record  Two weeks ago there was reason for giving the municipal  (touncil of Gibsons a pat on the back for holding the mill rate  :at the previous year's level in spite of rising difficulties. This  week it is Sechelt's turn and to check back on the record Sechelt  has had one mill rate only since a village commission was organized back in 1955.  The first mill rate was set at the beginning of the second  year of the commission's activities and that rate was ten mills.  It has been tlie same for the years that followed and will be the  same for the present tax year.  Until such time as requirements exceed present financial  needs Sechelt taxpayers should be able to rest content with the  type of management they are receiving from the elected village  commission. The commission is now in it�� fifth year and improvements that have taken place in the village in that period reveal  _ wise approach to problems of the village and its future.  On the lighter side  Middle age is when our tripping becomes less light and more  fantastic.  JJC        _f��        JfC  Things could be worse. Suppose your errors were tabulated  and published every day, like those of a ballplayer.  5fC        JjC        Jj��  The almighty dollar commands a lot of respect. But it doesn't  go as far as politeness.  * *    *  A pessimist is a sentimental optimist who expected too much.  *     *    *  Don't be so busy sawing wood that you don't have time to  sharpen the saw.  * *    *  An executive is a man who knows how to get things done,  and who to get to do it.  * *    *  Mealtime is when the kids sit down to continue their eating.  &S^jVfe^iiU  ?\&*33ti^��Z1&52A  WE CAN  MIMECG-R4--PH  yCUR  LETTE-RJV  rCCMS CC ANY  ���TH__B3 SUCH WCCK  Coast News  TO PRINT OR NOT TO PRINT!  A good deal of misunderstanding appears to exist ��� sometimes among people who should  know better ��� as to the meaning of "freedom of the press"  with respect to letters addressed  * to the editor of a newspaper.  Most daily papers and many of  the magazines make space available for expressions of their  readers' views on current topics.  Access to that section of the  paper is a privilege extended  freely; neither the editor nor the  proprietors are under any obligation to turn their columns into a vehicle for* the unsolicited  opinions of others? But within  certain necessary limitations  they do it as an act .of courtesy  and also in the belief that a  newspaper should as. a public  service and within reason assist  in a free discussion of problems  and events of the day.  There is, however, a deep gulf  between privilege and right" and  many of those who try to get  letters into the press either fail  or refuse to see it. It is by no  means uncommon for a letter to'  the editor to be accompanied by  a note "demanding" that it be  published, in full, in the name  of freedom of the press. If for  some reason it is deemed unsuitable for publication (and the  reason is rarely the one.assumed  by the writer of the letter) it  may be followed up with a sneering comment containing such  exclamations as "So much for  freedom  of tht  press!"  To those people it should be  pointed out that freedom of the  press includes freedom not, -si  print as well as to print. No man  has any color of right to space  in a publication printed by someone else, any more that he has  the right to display his wares in  someone else's show window.  What he has subject to the laws <  respecting treason and libel, is  the right to print, and publish  his opinions, but he may not demand tha,t a newspaper publish  them for him.  This is not to say that space  for readers' letters is given  grudgingly or withheld because  they express views contrary to  these of the newspaper itself.  The opposite is the case, as regular readers of the "letters"  columns must' agree. This paper  for one has printed innumerable  letters severely taking it "to task  for this or that, because it is always a reader's privilege to disagree. There are several reasons  for   the   rejection  or abridging  of letters, but all of them we be-  �� lieve to be fair and in conformity  with accepted concepts of freedom of the press.  ���The Victoria Colonist.  WANTS  PETERSON  BOOK  Willard E. Ireland1, provincial  librarian and archivist - while  reading some back copies of the  Coast News came across information the Coast News in Gibsons  had published a book of poems  "Penumbra and Other Poems"  by__Les�� Peterson, with a foreword by D. G'. vPoole.  Mr. Ireland discovered the  archives did not have a copy of  this work so has written Mr.  Peterson for a copy which will  be sent.  The Thrill That Comes Once in a Lifetime  A WEBSTER CLASSIC  ._? **<- Tcffc nznii Tw  i_���J���M���^���wc^wr^������������wn������rn���ri���r.-riwFi-���. j_i  pR-eseuTerD wnw his rrst  <SO*_F CLUB, A STCCL. SHAFT-TO j  IT Yl^ U *"** "MA-SHie ONLV SUKS.HTLV DAMA_��D     l  NOTICE   OF  INTE1NTION 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 -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  2V2 chains East; thence 10  chains M/L South and containing 2Vz acres, more or less, for  for the purpose of  R.A. Aubrey  Dated April 17,  1959.  NOTICE   OF  INTElNTiON 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 thajt 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 21,.. chains East,  thence 10 chains North, thence  2y2 chains West; thence 10  chains M/L South and containing 2% acres, more or less, for  the purpose of summer home.  Allen Keenleyside  Dated March 25th. 1959.  cook  9  cook  9  M������o��ooo��i��ooec^8#&Mooe4  cook  When you're cooking over a hot stove, the summer heat can be hard to  take. But with a new automatic electric range, you'll cook in comfort in a  cool kitchen! For electric heat stays concentrated ori the element���heats  the meal, instead of the house! With the automatic oven and surface units,  your meal will be safely cooking while you take care of other, cooler chores.  Glean electric cooking means less scrubbing and rubbing of pots and pans,  too. So, start to enjoy pleasant cooking comfort���perfect cooking results  j* * . ,  ��� in warm weather and all year 'round, with a modern electric range!  B.C. ELECTRIC  See the many electric ranges now on display at your appliance dealer's    #  For Best Deal in Elect deal Appliances Call  PARKER'S  HARDWARE,  Sechelt        JOHN   WOOD   HARDWARE   &   APPLIANCES  Phone SECHELT 51  Phone GIBSONS 32  J_?s?;��^S_SHKi_5=^T'?:SS_Blfi_S:*>Sr -"��wm_-_  ^iM^m^^m^m^s^^msmw^^^^  mem EM'5   RAEHO   &  TV  CENTRE  Phone SECHELT 6 Ha.-Wtii.-ion colorful folders  Large scale promotion of British Columia's 1959 tourist season got underway today as the  first *of half, a million colorful  new fe.C. folders hit the mails,  says the Hon. Earle C; West-  wood, minister of recreation and  conservation.  The full-color folder describing the entire province is a production of the B.C. Travel bureau  in  Mr. Westwood's Department.  Travel bureau director Ernest  Evans planned the pxtblication  in co-operation with the Queen's  Printer as the initial broadside  in a new policy calling for  blanket bombardment of B.C.'s  tourist market.  Formerly, regional folders  were distributed in smaller num  bers but now the illustrated  s,tory of each region's attractions  will Se told to 500,000 potential  visitors iru the new folder' sub  titled "Colorful, Historic Land  of Adventure and Romance."  It contains some 6,000 words;  34   focr cl.r   photographs,   and  dozens of sketches in color and  black anJ white by artists Cy  Connor.-: n and Les Harper of  the Q-.-;c..v3  Printer.  Distribution of the handsome,  invitation ^to Canada's Pacific  Playground will cover all the  provinces east of the Rockies,  all States of the Union, and limited numbers overseas to stimulate further enquiry from trans  ocean travellers.  Guaranteed  Watch &  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Wor^ done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  PNE  FLOAT  The 'Pacific National Exhibition float took to the Canadian  and U. S. highways Saturday to*  kick off a good-will tour that  will clock' up more than 6,000  miles before it returns to home-  base for the PNE parade August  22. 'Trie float is designed to sell  the message of this year's exhibition ��� Salute to the Orient.  A LONG TRAIN  The livestock handled each  year by Canada's meat industry, says the B.C.- Beef Cattle  Growers' Association, would  fill 175,000 freight cars ���  enough to make a train that  would stretch in an unbroken  line from Winnipeg to Montreal.  ew litter bags  In the war against untidiness  on B.C. roads, distribution of  a Junior Garbage Gobbler litter bag will begin immediately through the parks and fish  and game branches of the department of recreation and  conservation and through a  province wide undertaking by  the Junior Chamber of Commerce.  The new bag, a printed replica of the green and orange garbage gobblers erected at suit-  province last year, is designed  to hang in the tourists automobile. On the reverse side is a  map of the province with per-  Coast  News, May  7,  1959.    Z  tinent information on camping  and campsites.  Bags will be available a*-  campsites, motels, restaurants  and service stations.  CATTLE  REQUIRED  An estimated combined Canada-United States population m  1975 of 250 million people wilt  mean 60 million more people  to feed or about nine millloi-  more slaughter cattle to keep  beef consumption at somewhere near the present level  per capita, according to the  B.C. Beef Cattle Growers' Association.  DO YOU KNOW THAT  SOMEONE IN EVERY  ��-       HOME MUST  /  Wash 5,0C0 square feet of window glass each  year.  ��    Wash 5 miles of fleer eacITyear.  Climb 2,400 Steps each year if there is a non  automatic water heater in the basement.  Wash   45,000  feet   (1 acre) of dishes in one  year.  ALWAYS IN HOI JVAIEK  ? w,TrRipuitilp  A.G.A,  ���APPROVED!  10 Yttit  GLASS  LINED  FROM  597.50  *ftl3  ���^'"thewa^''  DUPONT  DULUX  FINISH  YOUR  LOCAL  DEALER  IS AT YOUR BECK  AND CALL! PLAY  SAFE! BE SAFE!  PROTECT YOURSELF AND DEAR  ONES BY PROPER  INSTALLATIONS!  nKMaanaBBBBanp  Gallon for gallon the NEW GAS AUTOMATIC  WATER HEATER costs lesfcs to run ��� is more long  lasting and trouble free than any other automatic  heater ever made ��� SEE US TODAY  C&S  GIBSONS  Sechelt  Phone 3  Gibsons  Phone 33  A. A. LLOYD'  Pender  Harbour  P-ione TU 3-2253  613 ��� QUICK-CROCHET FLOWER CAPS add a spring touch to a  winter-weary wardrobe. Top style trimmed with crocheted petals,  others, artificial flowers. Use straw yarn or string for foundations.  .611 ��� BEGINNER-EASY'SQUARE in flower-and-petal design may  win an award for your very first scarf, tablecloth- or spread. Directions for square in No. 30 cotton or string.  709 ��� NEEDLE "PAINTING" of horses ��� A subject all the family  will enjoy. Facinating. to embroider, graceful in any room. Transfer  of 15xl9V2 inch picture; color chart; directions.  Send Thirty-five cents (coins) for each pattern (stamps cannot ~e  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, quilling, toys. In the book a special surprise to make a little girl happy  ��� a cut-out doll, clothes to color. Send 25 cents for this book.  Gibsons Social Welfare Club  8 p.m- ��� MONDAY,  MAY  11  Archer  Wallace  Ch  eer  unerals  Sechelt Motor Transport Ltd.  ANNOUNCEMENT  Syd McDonell has been appcinted our express agent fcr the Pender Harbour area as of  May 1, 195!).  All express shipments dbstrred fo_ Madeira  Park and Pender Harbcur may be claimed at  Madeira Park Store,  SECHELT MOTOR TRANSPORT LTD.  G. E. Hopkins, Manager  nt^mBtmrnmammmammmam  An elderly cleryman told1 me  recently that several times in  recent years when about to conduct service the bereaved have  made two requests about the  service; first, that it be sh"'*:  secondly, that it be cheerful  rather than. depressing.  About the length of sermons  the request for brevity is understandable. I have seldom known  anyone who enjoyed long ser-  .mo-is. When a growing boy my  favorite preachers were the  shortwinded kind! and I haven't  changed. If, in my own preaching I have ever been guilty of  long-windedness I here humbly  and abjectly apologize.  IThe second request ��� about  making funeral services comforting,   even    cheerful  is   slightly  surprising. And yet, why should  it be? I think it is natural, especially in the case of those who  have lived  a full life, that the  attention of mourners should be  directed to a wider and deeper  view of the occasion.  *     #     #  One of the most gifted women  of the last century was Harriett  Martineau.   She   was a distinguished   journalist   and   author,  whose counsel was sought by the  leading  parliamentarians of her  generation.   Miss   Martineau became a sceptic  in religion and  published   several   books  which  were termed atheistic.  In accounting for her seepti  cism, Harriett Martineau was  very frank. She wrote: "I find  religious people often just as  worried and unhappy as those  who are irreligious. It seems to  me that if I believed what these  people say they believed, Iwoud  never worry about, anything.  Even death, instead of .being  something to mourn about,  should be an occasion for deep  joy."  I have always felt that Miss  MartineaiUi had a strong case.  Her brother James, was a distinguished clergyman but sh"  said that his friends" were all  too serious; lacking in cheerfulness.  In non-Christian lands death  is invariably marked by what  are often ostentatious displays  of grief which must have had a  depressing, almost unhealthv effect upon the bereaved' and their  friends. Howev_r, we are not  thinkin*? of such people but of  devout ch*u*rch members who are  completely crushed to the ground  when bereavement comes. Apart  from anything else it must make  onlookers feel that religious belief is not a potent factor with  such people.  All visitors to Rome are interested in the -catacombs-; the burying places of the Romans. It is  still possible to see tho epitaphs  written before and after the advent of Christianity. The earlier  ones speak of the dread and apprehension with which even th3  wisest and best regarded death.  They died in fear; here and  there, is a faint hope that in the  worM to ��om*> life might not be  ���wholly ill. The words, "Forever  Farewell" occur frequently.  The advent of the Christian  era is marked' by a complete reversal in the tone of the epitaphs, to the early Christians th.j  place Gf interment was no longer  a tomb but a sleeping place. Repeatedly the glorious, deathless  hope is expressed: "Laid to rest  in the sure and certain hope of  a glorious resurrection." In literally hundreds of cases the note  cf hope was triumphant; death  had besn robbed of its sting and  the grave of its victory.  I believe th? tone of funeral  services has vastly improved during recent years. I have often  'beer, deeply touched by the tenderness and wisdom of officiating clergymen. They have endeavoured to cm-fort and heal  and that is all to the good.  Canadian birthrate runs 10  percent ever that of the U.S.,  helping to people this somewhat  vaclant nation. No expert is  needed to see that this populating process, plus continued immigration, is a key to a more  prosperous future for Canada.  -  SECHELT THEATRE  FRI., SAT. ��� MAY 8 & 9  JOHN WAYNE ��� SOPHIA LORSN  "Legend of the Lost"  TECHNICOLOR  MON., TUES��� MAY 11 & 12  CARY GRANT ��� SOPHIA LOREN  "Houseboat"  TECHNICOLOR  WED., THURS. ��� MAY 13 & 14  DOUBLE FEATURE  JUNE KENNY ��� JOHN AGAR  ' Attack of the Puppet People'  PLUS  SALLY FRASER ��� DEAN PARKIN  "War of Colossal Beast"  It's here in our town!  UNLIMIT  Now you can choose from thousands of lovely colors, keyed  to modern tastes and trends. Get the exact color you want  to match rugs, drapes, furniture���af Ihe touch of a button!  MARSHALL. WELLS  .���*���  tint-a-magic  COLOR SYSTEM  Bring In a swatch of material ��� and we'll show you how the  exciting Tint-a-matic machine solves color problems quickly ...  easily . . , conveniently. A whole new world of decorating  magic is yours to enjoy... and use to advantage in beautifying your home!  Tint-a-magic colors are available in any of the following  finishes ��� semi-gloss, high gloss,, enamel, alkyd, flat, latex, exterior house paint.  109-P  Omub im; {jofr <m> e^ekkwjg (jt��& d^mem^tftatiotu  Phone SECHELT 51 IM1MIUUII  FOR PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY  By APPOINTMENT  Phone T. E. BOOKER ��� Gibsons 312F  SLIP AND PANTIE SETS ��� TEA TOWEL SETS  BLOUSES ��� SHIRTS ��� NYLONS  TASELLA SHOPPE  Phone SECHELT 54  For  I',   Your  ers Pay  Dinner from  5 p.m. to 8 p.ni.  Cream of Mushroom Soup  Relish  Roast Grade A Turkey  Macedoine  Cranberry Sauce  Creamy Whipped Potatoes.  Choice of Hot Mince or Apple Pie  and Danish Pastry  FOR RESERVATIONS PHONE GIBSONS 140  !3i  Ill  DRESS UP  FOR THE HOLIDAY  FOOTWEAR FOR ALL THE FAMILY  KEDETTES ��� SAVAGE ��� SUSAN CASUALS  FLATTIES.  NEW STOCK OF SUMMER WHITES.  MEN'S & BOYS' DRESS SHOES ��� SUMMER  FOOTWEAR  IF YOU DON'T SEE IT ��� ASK FOR IT!  Wigard's Shoe Store  Phone SECHELT S5G  Mother's Day  GIVE HER ONE OF THESE  Electric Kettle $ 8.95  Steam Iron $17.95  Frying Pan from $14.95  Electric Hand Mixers $17.95  Automatic Toasters $16.50  Kitchen Radios from      $24.95  COME IN AND LOOK AROUND  YOU WILL FIND SOMETHING  TO PLEASE HER  RICHTE  &  TV   CENTRE  Phone SECHELT 6  '4    Coast News, May ..7,   1959.  Vote YES Saturday  for schools  100 take tour  through pulp mill  Approximately, 100 persons  were guests of the Canadian  Forest Products pulp mill Friday, May 1 at their annual  open house.  Peter Madison pointed out  the various items of safety,  first a.id and protective equipment as well asi the trophies  and other safety awards won  by the mill on display at the  cafeteria. From there guides  conducted parties through the  mill explaining procedure from  the chip stage to the finished  product. Members of tiie parties expressed particular interest in the bleaching operation  and the new flash dryer.  The guides did their best to  acquaint member�� of their respective parties with particular  departments in which friends  or relatives are employed and  were therefore of special interest.  Coffee and cakes were served in the cafeteria after the  tours.  Kiwanis notes  The Kiwanis International  president, a Canadian, Ken  Loheed, was; tendered a banquet and reception in the ballroom of Hotel Vancouver, Saturday night, with some 800  persons attending. It was;, the  largest meeting ever held in  this district outside "of a Kiwanis convention, 34 clubs' had  representatives there and Gibsons had  18 present.  It as also the 2095th meeting  of the Vancouver club, host  club of the event and the 40th  anniversary of the Vancouver  Club.  A great spirit of goodwill  pervaded the assembly and the  theme was internation cooperation.  Hon. W.K. Kiernan, minister  of mines represented the government of B.C. and Vancouver  welcomed the gathering  through Mayor Alsbury.  Kiwanis International now  has a membership of over  253,000.  Those who attended with  their wives were the president,  Jules Mainil, treasurer Jim  Stewart and Danny Smith, Oz-  zie Hincks, Dr. Inglis, Ray  Rhodes, Rae Kruse, Harold  Wilson and Ed Anderson.  A nation grows: During 1958's  first quarter 158,306 babies were  born in Canada. ***  By PAT WELSH  The dogwoods are surpassing  themselves with bloom this  year and the highways are enhanced by their beauty. The  different shades of green of  the trees combined with the  wild flowers and patches of  yellow broom make a delightful picture as one drives along  the coast.  The ATF Talent Group saw  Gigi at the Sechelt Theatre  last weekend, then made a be2  line for Rae's Cafe at Halfmoon  Bay where they enjoyed a  feast ending up with sitraw-  berry short cake, a surprise  which really floored them:  Next meeting at 7 p.m. May 7,-  "at the home of Mrs. E. Stillwell.  Square Dancing continues to  hold 4he -spotlight Saturday  evenings at the Welcome Beach  Community Hall. There were  'visitors from Sechelt last weekend and Maurice Hemstreet  brought Mrs. Hemstreet along  too. Next caller night May 1'3,  commencing at 8, p.m.  The Johnny Simpsons are  winging their way east to  Montreal via T.C.A. to attend  conventions. The Charlie  Lunng and Michael of Price  George will be arriving this  weekend to open their summer home here.  Roy Holgate of Manor, Sask.,  who usually spends his winters here ha�� purchased property at Welcome Beach where  he will build a home, spending  his summers at his farm and  Al   Fox  heads  Sechelt  Kinsmen  Al Fox was elected president  of Sechelt Kinsmen ��� Club and  George Page, vicepresident, Ed  Rennie, secretary, Doug Naud,  treasurer and Sonny Benner,  registrar. Directors aret Jim  Plumridge, Dick Gaines and  Doug Lister er.  Eight member�� were initiated, F. Jorgenson, W. Dodds, L.  Brown,, K. Hewitt,, D. Naud.  with Al Lynn and R. Stephenson to be initiated later as they  were absent due to sickness1.  The initiation took the form of  a mock court. Deputy Governor E. Turner was judge and  four members of South Burnaby Kinsmen were lawyers.  The club has donated $50 to  the Save the Children Fund,  and Morgan' Thompson was delegated to contact the fund  headquarters' in Vancouver for  additional information on this  project. The District convention will be held at' Nelson,  May 16, 17 and 18.  __ --   Port Mellon  EXPERT  ATTENTION  TO  OUTBOARD   &  INBOARD MOTORS  SOLNIK'S  SERVICE STATION  Sechelt Highway  GIBSONS 220K  SALES & SERVICE  FOR  NEW  McCULLOUGH,  CHAIN SAWS  SCOTT-ATWATER  OUTBOARD MOTORS  ^mmmmmmm  mmm%.  ���^-���5-2S_K__��S��T:**��2  " " R?3%-Lr'  mmi  ���^^���g^S^Tr^^g  MAY 1C  Remember Her with a Gift from  our Varied Selection  SMALL AND MAJOR APPLIANCES ��� CHINA WEAR ��� CUT GLASS  By   Mrs.  J. Macey  Mr. and Mrs.. J. Swan have  returned from a holiday in the  interior. On their way home  they were guests of the Greys,  formerly of Gibsons, now living in Chilliwack. Mrs, Swan's  father, Mr. Birnie, of Vancouver, returned with them and  will make his home in Port  Mellon for some time.  Mrs. G. MacDonald is spending some time in Vancouver  and while there she' will attend a past matron's dinner  of her lodge.  Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Coleopy  spent a recent weekend visiting  at  Powell River.  Mr. and Mrs. W. Booth and  their famiy have moved to  their new home at 10 Crescent  Drive and the R. Wilson family have moved to 8 Crescent  Drive.   "  The last exam for the year  written at U.B.C, Gerda Anne  Sherman returned to her home  on April 30. Gerda and her  mother left Saturday morning  to visit her grandmother, Mrs.  Nelson at Seattle. *:  Mr. and'Mrs. P.JBtrike were  weekend guests of Mr. Strike's  parents, Mr. and Mrs. A.I.  Strike of Vancouver.  A special Mothers Day pro-  H gram has been arranged by the  1 Port Mellon Sunday Schobl  for Sunday and all parents are  invited. The evening service  will be held as usual at 7:30  with Rev. D. Donaldson delivering the sermon.  I  APPLIANCES  Phone GIBSONS 32  ^^^Mm^^^^^m^m^^^^sm^^  _Es*rr-?^atfi��swss5SSBfi^wr^aM  I TREES REMOVED  H In order to place a roadway in  M its proper position to allow for  ^ blacktopping it was neccessary  # to remove some Dogwood trees,  H Mrs. Christine Johnston, chair-  U man of Sechelt's village com-  H mission explained when the mat-  m ter was drawn to her attention  H as the result of a complaint bell made over their destruction.  p "No one is more sorry than  \ii I these trees had to be bull-doz-  H ed out of the way but if the  H work had not been done now it  || would have cost the village a  ���||great deal more later on," Mrs.  $ Johnston said.  his winters here.  Mrs. Olga Hynek of Cortez  Island, is the guest of the  Charles Tinkleys for the next  few weeks.  Mr. and Mrs. Ei. White have  returned home accompanied by  their  son  Eric who spent the  weeknd  here.............   Weekenders were -"the Phil  Dills, Miss Marilyn Cofcper,  Don and Nora MacDonald,  Bruce Campbell and guest. Mr.  and Mrs. W. Pallant were  guests of Pete Meuse family at  Hydaway. Alan Greene went  fishing and came in with a 3  lb. spring.  with  and his  CLOUDS OF RHYTHM  BLUE NOTE QUINTETTE  IT'S TIME  TO PAINT UP!!!  SPRING SPECIALS  CM A Ml *TI    ���nteR'ok  R-.niMlVI--.-L EXTER50K  $4,49ga!- - $1.49 qt.  LATEX PAINT  $5-49 gal - $1.79  BRUSHES ��� ROLLERS ���SANDPAPER, Etc.  CLEARING SALE ON CABINET HARDWARE  ONE THIRD OFF  .   .     ��� / '        .'.*'*' .-���������..  Hilltop Building Supplies  Phone GIBSONS 221  Meat Market  Specials  THURS.,  FRI., SAT,  Ready to Eat Hams  Lean Cottage Rolls  Farm Fresh Boiling Fowl 39c lb.  Frying Chickens        49c lb.  HOMADL BEEF SAUSAGE ^49clb!  HOME CURED SIDE BACON 69c lb.  OUR OWN FAMOUS CURE  Fresh local Fish on Sale low!  S1LM0II - COD - HALIBLT  ^opetTwed. mornti^  OPEN FRIDAY NIGHTS TILL 9 p.m.  MEATS ��� GROCERIES ��� PRODUCE  Phone 52  KEN WATSON, Prop. Coast News, May 7, 1959. 5  COMING EVENTS  Vote YES Saturday  for schools  May 8, Roberts Creek Legion,  meeting, 8 p.m.; Social 9:30  p.m.  May 8, United Church Evening  Group W.A., B.C. Electric Glee  Club, 8 p.m., Elphinstone Auditorium. 3-23-c  May 27, Gibsons United church  Musical evening by  the choir.  CARD  OF  THANKS  INSURANCE  Congratulations) to Mr. D. Winton for his well preserved lawn  and garden and beautiful array of tulips. An-Admirer.  WORK WANTED  Experienced finishing carpenter wants work by day or contract.  Phone Sechelt 78W.  HELP WANTED  Ly       SECHELT  B.C.   ELECTRIC  Cashier Application Cler.k  Qualifications: proficiency in  shorthand and typing, neat appearance and ability to meet  public. Required to live in or  near Sechelt.  Apply to Mr. F. Norminton,  Sechelt District Manager, Sechelt District Office.  Man capable of dealing with  public, sales experience' not  essential but would help. Part  time basis which can develop  tp full time. Apply with full  particulars to Box 539, Coast  Newis. 2-7-c  HELP WANTED FEMALE  Make money at home assembling our items. Experience unnecessary. Elko Mfg. 515 N.  Fairfax, Los Angeles 36, Calif.  LOST  On Friday May 1, possibly in  Super   Valu   store  or  vicinity  ladyPs    bloodstcfae   ring.   Mrs.  William Bow,   Gower  Point,  Ph. Gibsons 291M.   Small black and white dog fell'  overboard on April 20 betwe~i  Welcome and Francis Point,  answers to !'Teddy" and hn  bell on collar. Contact John  Haddock, . Madeira Park. Ph.  TU 3-2248.  FOUND ~  A place to get take out service  We suggest local grown fried  half chicken with French fried  potatoes; from DANNY'S. Ph.  Gibsons 140.  ANNOUNCEMENT  Expert   lawn  mower  sharpening. You don't have to take it  to   the city. Must be satisfactory or money refunded.  ROGERS PLUMBING  Ph. Gibsons 339 or 105Y.  Sewing machine and small appliance repairs. Speedy service. Bill Sheridan, Selma  Park. Phone Sechelt  69X  2-12-c  Tree   falling,  moving lower  Insured work  Ion to Pender  Gibsons  337F.  topping, or re-  limbsi for view,  from Port Mel-  Harbour. Phone  Marvin Volen.  tfn  Kitchen cabinets, chests 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, 2820 Birch St., Vancouver 9, Phone REgent 3-0683  Spray and brush painting, also  paper hanging. J. Melhus. Phone  Gibsons 33.  4-6-1  PRINTING  Your    printer   is    as near a?  your telephone at 45-Q1  WANT AD RATES  Condensed style 3 cents word.  -ninim_im 55 cents. Figures in  groups of five or less, initials,  etc; count as one word. Additional insertions at half rate.  Minimum 30c.  Cards of Thanks, Engagements,  In Memoriams, Deaths and Births  up to 40 words $1 per insertion,  3c per word over 40.  Box numbers 25c extra.  , Cash with order. A 25c charge  ���as made when billed.  CLASSIFIED  DISPLAY  All advertising deviating from  regular classified style becomes  -classified display and is charged  "by the measured agate line at  6c per line, minimum of 14 agate  lines.  Lep-ils ��� 17 cents per count  line for first insertion then 13c  ���per count line for- consecutive  inp��rtions.    '  Classified advertisements deadline 5 p.m. Tuesday.  TOTEM  FLASHES  We need listings. We have  the buyers ��� our increasing  sales prove it.  Do not sacrifice your acreage. We will get. you the price  y'ou want. Why give it away?  (Soiames Point, the perfect  place to live. It's exclusive, it's  secluded, ,it has a view beyond  compare. This property is a  rare find indeed. The home  is artistic, it's different, it's a  real home in every-way. The  guest spot is unique. The artist's studio is appealing. The  good boat moorage adds to the  place, fine rock gardens, new  garage, natural tall trees on  the property. It's a lovely estate. You will love every bit oil  it. View by appointment only.  Boat rental. Here is a sound  investment, with a good future.  Gunboat Bay, 200 feet waterfrontage, appealing home, safe  anchorage, ideal for the sportsman as well as the home tylpe,  and it's only $8950.  One lot left in Langdale subdivision, superb view.  Nelson Isand, four very fine  ���listings, bargains too. Ifaese  are not properties where you  are jammed right up against  your neighbors. They offer rest  ful living.  Gower Point, over 2 acres,  very good 3 bedroom home,  nice view on main road, modern, has good fireplace and furnace. Only $9500.  West of Sechelt, 75 foot waterfrontage, runs back to road  280 feet, cabin, fruit trees,  quite nice location, only $4750.  No matter what type property you want, it will pay you to  see us before buying'. We can  save you money, time and temper, i  NOTARY IN  OUR OFFICE  TOTEM REALTY  Owned and operated by  Harold Wilson  GIBSONS, B.C.  WANTED  TO RENT  We have a number of enquiries  for furnished rentals, near the  water for July and August.  Have you one or do you know  of one? Totem Realty, Phone  44,  Gibsons.  BOARD AND ROOM  Room and ...board, or sleeping  rooms. Phone Sechelt 80T.   tfn  TO RENT  Davis Bay furnished 2 BR.  home on waterfrontage, to reliable tenants only $50 month.  Madeira 'Park, near water,  completely furnished one bedroom home, to reliable tenants  only $45 month.  Davis .Bay, Summer rental,  month August, furnished, $35  week.  Several other  rentals.  TOTEM REALTY  Gibsons, B.C.  Cosy 3 room waterfront furnished suite, Granthams. Reasonable to permanent tenant.  ��� June 1st. Gibsons 114W.  Bungalow on waterfront in  Gibsons. Living room, 2 bedrooms, bath, laundry room,  with glassed in verandah- Newly decorated. Apply Struck,  Cosy Corner, Marine Drive.  2-7-p  Furnished   2   bedroom ... house'  with  garage,   at   Selma  Park.  $55 a month. Sechelt 172.  One room furnished cottage,  Sechelt, oil heat, plumbing. Ph  Sechelt 33  Small    cabin    for    rent,    $15"  month. Phone Gibsons 147.  . . ���������p���  Waterfront 2 bedroom cottage,  fully furnished, Davis Bay, $50  a month. Totem Realty,. Gibsons 44.  Furnished house, Granthams,  lovely garden, -fruit trees. Adults. George Bell, Gibsons 83M  2-30-p  2 bedroom semi - furnished  house with bath, suitable for  3- adult", at Longview. Phone  TUrner 4-5315.  BOATS  FOR SALE  12 ft. Aluminum boat, painted  and ready to use, with 5 hp.  outboard motor. This outfit has  been u**-;��d very litte. I invite  inspection at H.O. Mills, Halfmoon Bay, B.C.  24 . ft. boat, jeep motor, good  shape, $475. Phone Gibsons  172Y. 3-30-c  SECHELT  Serviced lots 66 x 122 feet.  $1,350 less 10% for cash  (See signs  on Hackett  Street)  BELL-IRVING  Realty Limited   .  930 W. Pender ��� MU  3-8411  Vancouver  Co-operation invited from local  Agents  DRUMMOND REALTY  5 very good lots in Gibsons,  low terms. This is your oppor-  tunity.  We  have buyers, ang require  listings  Always has good buys  Notary Public  Gibsons Phone 39  PROPERTY WANTED  ->    ., ��������� 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.  Vote YES Saturday  for schools  MISC. FOR SALE  Milk goats, ph. Gibsons  148K  Chesterfield, Ph. Gibsons 213X  1947 Indian Motorcycle, recently overhauled, $175. See  at Sunnyicrest Motors, Gibsons.  Double size * bedstead, 3A size  ribbon bedsipring, coal and  wood kitchen range; all sizes  good windows; large oil heater. Rogers Plumbing. 2 phones  Gibsons 339 and 105Y.  Vauxhall station wagon, 6,000  miles. Also 1951 Dodge in good  running condition. Ph. Sechelt  78W. F. Marutt, Wilson Creek  1 4 hp. Lawson inboard motor,  complete shaft, stuffing box.  and propellor. Phone Sechelt  212H.  Girl's red spring coat, like new  size 12, $7.95. Phone Gibsons  32.  SUMMER SPECIAL  LIMITED number used fully  guaranteed 6 cu. ft. Servel  Rockgas refrigerators. $149.50  ea. Sechelt,3, Gibsons 33, Pender Harbour TU 3-2253.  2-7-c  G.E. Electric fridge, only- $90.  Phone Gibsons 147.  2 beautiful male collies, 6  weeks old. Mrs. H. Barendregt,  Bottom Road East, Hopkins  Landing.  Knitting machine. Phone Phyllis Page,  Sechelt 125M,  even-  'ings. 2-7-p  Auditorium Spanish guitar and  case, like new, $35. Phone Gib^  sons 177Y 3-30-c  Small heavy duty gas' donkey,  geared to pull, made by Tyee  Machinery Company. Powered  with Studebaker Big Six, on  practically new 36 ft. sled: 1000  ft. 3A inch mamline; 2,000 ft.  V2 inch haulback; 1 small high  lead block; 1 moving block; 1  bull block; 3 haulback blocks;  chokers and choker hooks; extra Studebaker for parts. All  in good shape. Complete $1500.  Also large float, 40 ft. x 40  ft.; galvanized wrapped; no  teredos, $300. Apply J.G. Read,  Irvines Landing.  Top soil, cement gravel, washed and screened, road gravel  and' fill. Delivered and spread.  Phone Gibsons 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 TD live eight. Will  pluck them for 5c tb if you  wish. Phone Gibsons 270. Elan-  der Farm.  WANTED  Kerosene or propane refrigerator. Telephone RE 8-2268, Vancouver, B.C.  Used wooden water tank, any  size. Box 538, Coast News.2-7-c  Wanted ��� electric pump, Box  537,  Coast News.  Water pressure pump.- Phone  Gibsons 172 Y. 3-30-c  Old operatic records, any make  any age. Phone Gibsons 216T.  4-22-p  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.  ^    FINANCING  A   CAR?  Before you buy ask about our  Low Cost Financing Service  with complete Insurance Coverage  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.  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 *"  CONSTRUCTION  BUILDING    CONSTRUCTION  ALTERATIONS  KITCHEN 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  DIRECTORY  THRIFTEE DRESS  SHOP  "Personalized  Service"  Agents  Brown Bros. Florists  Anne's. Flower   Shop  Phone Gibsons 34X  Home and Industrial Wiring  Electrical Heating  Radios,  Appliances,   TV Service  GIBSONS ELECTRIC  Phone 130  Authorized GE Dealer  TRADER'S ACCOUNTING  SYNDICATE  Public  accountants  Stationery supplies  Box  258,   Gibsons  "Phones: Gibsons (office) 251.  1 ��� , '    (res) 285v  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  Propane Gas  Combination Gas Ranges  Sales and Installations  Free Estimates  Electric and Gas Hot Plates  FURNITURE  LINOLEUMS  Phone 3 Sechelt  C. E. SICOTTE  BULLDOZING SERVICE  Land  Clearing  Road Building  Logging ��� Landscaping  FREE ESTIMATES  Phone 232 ��� Gibsons  .  '       GIBSONS  BUILDING  SUPPLIES  LTD.  "WE CARRY THE STOCK'5  Phone Gibsons 53  LET  US  HELP  YOU  PLAN NOW  CLYDE  PARNWELL  TV SERVICE  Radio  and   Electrical   Repair?  Phone Gibsons 93R   ���  BRICKLAYER "*  Alex Simpkins  R.R.  1, Gibsons 217Q  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  SIM ELECTRIC LTD.  all types  ELECTRICAL  WORK  Phone Sechelt  161  Eves. 130 or 19R  SMITH'S HEATING  CHIMNEY & OIL STOVES  SERVICED  Phone  Gibsons   177K  DIRECTORY (Coniinued)  MARINE MEN'S WEAR  We carry a full line of men's  clothing and accessories  ��_���  f  Suits tailored to measure  Stock suits and topcoats  Branded lines of work clothing  ���I*  Boots ��� Shoes ��� Slippers  #  Luggage  - -~ _  Jewellery ��� watches  Clocks ��� Electric shavers  Necklaces ��� earrings ��� ringy  etc., etc.  Phone 2  ���  Gibsons, B.C.  MARSHALL'S   PLUMBING  HEATING  &  SUPPLIES  Phone Gibsons 134; 329 or 33  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  A. M. CAMPBELL   .  REFRIGERATION  SALES AND SERVICE  Commercial Domestie  Wilson Creek  Phone Sechelt 83Q  PENINSULA  FUELS  W.  FUHRMANN, prop.  Wood, coal, Prest-o-logs  Phone Gibsons 95M  PENINSULA TV  Sales and Service  Headquarters for  FLEETWOOD  RCA VICTOR  HALLICR AFTERS  TV ��� Radio ��� Hi-Fi  Phone Gibsons 303  1  B  Ss^iiisS'^^^'si^S  DIRECTORY (Continued)  .HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  Cold Weld Process  Engine Block Repairs  Arc, Acy. Welding  Precision Machinists  Phone 54 Residence 152  SAND ��� GRAVEL  CEMENT  BUILDING MATERIALS  TRUCK & LOADER RENTAL  FOR DRIVEWAYS, FILL, etc.  SECHELT  BUILDING    SUPPLIES  Phone Sechelt 60  Evenings, 173 or 234  Selma Park TV  & Radio Service  Night Calls and  Weekend  Servicing  GUARANTEED SERVICE  Phone Sechelt 73Y  FOR ANYTHING ELECTRICAL  call  Sun-Co Electric Co. Ltd.  WIRING and HEATING  We  Serve  the  Peninsula  Bob Little ��� Phone Gibsons 162  ATE. RITCHEY  TRACTOR  WORK  Clearing,   Grading,   Excavating  Bulldozing, Clearing Teeth  FOR RENT  Arches, Jacks, Pumps  Phone Gibsons 176  . *  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  PENINSULA     CLEANERS  Cleaners for the Sechelt  Peninsula  Phone  GIBSONS 100  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  I  1  Don't Say Bread  Say   "McGAVIN'S"  I  Local Sales Rep.  NORMAN STEWART  Phone  Gib_M>ns 189  R. R. 1, GIBSONS |  NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS  Sealed tenders, marked' "Pender Harbour Teacherage"  will be received at the School Board Office, Gibsons,  B.C. on or before 5 p.m. on Sa|tiurd_ty, May 23, 1959.  I   Plans and specifications may be obtained at the Sdaool  Board Office on payment of a deposit of $25.00.  Each tender must be accompanied by a cent&f led cheque  or a bid bond in the amount of 5% of the contract price.  The lowest or any tender will not necessarily be accepted.  The Board of Sdhool Trustees,  School District No. 46 (Sechelt)  REGISTRAT  Gfl'ADE !l STUDENTS  If you plan to enroll your child in Grade 1 next September please register him at your nearest elementary  school on tliie datt'es shown below:  Sechelt Elementary School  May 20 and 27 ���  1.00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m.  Davis Bay Elementary School ��� May 25 and 26 at 2.30 p.m.  Gibsons Landing Elementary School  - May 26 and 28 ���  9.00 a.m. - 12 noon.  Roberts Creek Elementary School ��� May 29 ���  12.30 p.m. - 1.30 p.m.  . Halfmoon Bay Elementary School ��� June l at 3.00 p.m.  Madeira Park Elementary School ��� June 4 ���  2.00 p.m. - 3.00 p.m.  Port Mellon Elementary School ��� June 5 ���  12.30 p.m. - 1.15 p.m. ��� 3.15 p.m - 4.30 p.m.  Other Schools ��� Please conjtact Principal  Children who will have reached the age of six years  on or before December 31, 1959 will bs enrolled. Birth  certificates or other valid documents will be required  as proof of age.  The Board of School Trustees  School District No. 46 (Sechelt) VANCOUVER, B.C  TUL fcUlLPlNC CENTAL PLAN 6EWICE  Plan   iio.r~^-_-_--'u77  Floor area-.    117*  s>o.Fj;  WANTED - ACREAGE  FFw'GEV. ��0 TO 200 ACRES OR  MORE OF VACANT  INTERESTED IN EITHER WATERFRONT OR PROPERTY CLOSE  TO GOOD HIGHWAY  GIVE LOCATION, PRICE, Etc., IN REPLY  BOX 535, COAST NEWS  Same Night��� Same Time ���Same Place  GIANT  BINGO  Thurs. May 7  GIBSONS SCHOOL HALL ��� S p.m. SHARP  BIG CASH! PRIZES  $5 - $10 - $15 - $25 - $50  Don't Miss First Game $10  SUNSHINE COAST WELFARE FUND  ���tumiiiiiimmMiiniiiniiiiiiimiiiiHmiimiiMimii-iiMi-iiiiwi  -___l__i  ���nuuHuiiuuiiir  drink.  Mission Orange  A finis Orange Soft Drink made with  California Valencia Oranges  PLAN No. 1177 (copyright No. 117093)  Here is a split level that should meet the requirements of even the  most disorimin&ting house fcciider. It has three bsdrcon;-, each bedroom containing a good sized d'oset, a nice bathroom with full length  arbourite-topped vanity on tlie upper level. 'Ihe living room opens  info the dining room with a pretty planter to separate the rooms  without sacrificing the air of spaciousness, the dining area opens into  the kitchen ��� separated by a snack bar for quick and easy dining.  Downstairs there is a futurg a<:nivities room and extra plumbing for  cenvience when you are entertaining in the recreation room Che living room has an outside wall fireplace with a 6" rai^d slate hearth.  By making use of seme of the lovely new materials available, you  can make this split level into a little "gem." It is designed for N.H.A.  approval. Working drawings available from the Buildins Centre  (B.C.) Ltd., 116 E. Broadway, Vancouver 10.  Our Free Plan Book, "S-CLECT HOME DESIGNS" now available.  Send 25c to cover /cost of mailing and handling.  6    Coast News,  May  7,  1959.  A PGE FIRST  The Pacific Great Eastern  railway ..is the first line in the  world to addpt microwave telephone and teletype communication for its entire system. This  includes train dispatching,  transmission of records, railway service and commercial  telegrams. Premier W. A. C.  Bennett, president of the PGE,  opened the new microwave operation at the Vancouver offices of the line .by sending out  the first official message..-  Guaranteed    Watch   I  Jewelry Repairs  Chris' Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  Canada's highest peak, Mount.  Logan in Yukon Territory, has  an elevation "of 19,850 feet.  424 fires at same time iri'5  PLANTS  Throughout' the length and  breadth of British Columbia, the  decks are being cleared in preparation for the province's annual war against fire.  On May 1, the 1959 Forest Fire  Season officially came into b^-  ing. The memory of last year's  disastrous season is still fresh  in the minds of the Forest Service's 110 rangers as they bring  their fire suppression organizations to fighting trim. Even  snow-ploughing figures in this  fight with fire.  The most widespread and immediate effect of the .start of  this new fire season is .that afJ  fter midnight, April 30, burning  and campfire psrmits must be  obtained by the general public  and industrial operations before  they can. light a fire for any purpose within one-half mile of a  forest or wood land. Permits  are issued free of charge by  Forest Service officers, R.C.M.P.,  post offices, and many other  outlets throughout the province.  By the time last season was  officially terminated at midnight  Oct. 16, 4,120 forest fires had '  roared through the Province's  "green gold;" over 2,000,000  acres of forest and non-forest  land had been burned over; the  Forest Service had spent a staggering $7,600,000 for fire prevention and suppression and the  forest industries had laid out an  additional $1,800,000 of their  own money for the same purpose..  At one period last year, 424  fires were raging throughout  the province on the same day  and some 4.000 men were.On the  fire-lines. During-the.first week  of August, fire-fighting": costs of  tho Forest Service were averaging $100,000 per day!  Industrial and travel closures  of the woods became a familiar  phenomena during* the summer  of 1958. A total ��� of 42, closures  of different types were imposed,  during the season. At one period,  from July 17 to August 4, the  entire B*C. -coast area, from th���  International border to the Alaska Panhandle was . c^pletelv  closed to industry and travel  for the first time since 1951.  The valeu of timber d^stroved  has been estimated as being between  $50,000,000  and  $70,000,-  000. 'The  exact figure will probably never be known.  At each of the Forest Ranger  SAFETY COURSE  An intensive, week-long  training course in accident prevention will be held June .1-5  ���at the University of Britiisth  ���Columbia campus. The course  is sponsored by the B.C. Safety ;  Council and the U.B.C. Extension Department in co-operation with the Workmen's Compensation Board.  iwi wmmm*M* a *waw*tm*Mn*i  stations, the serious business of  preparing for another season has  been under- way for the last several weeks./  Fire-fire   organization   involves  many   things.    First  of  all  the  seasonal staff of assistant rangers,     despatchers,     lcokoutmen,  patrolmen,     launch     engineers,  and so forth, must be examined,  hired, trained  and intructed   in  their duties. The ranger must also contact and appoint the honorary fire wardens and fire prevention  officers for his district.  The mass of firefighting equipment stored at each station, must  be   checked,   repaired,   brought  up  to first-class  condition. This  includes  the   hand-tank   pumps,  shovels,     axes,     Pulaski     tools,  timekeepers'  books and first-aid  kits;  portable  fire  pumps   must  be    checked    and   tested   under  pressure.    Any    defective   parts  must be replaced.  Also, the ranger must see to*  it that all the miles of trails,  jeep reads, and other possible  fire-access routes in his district  are cleaned out and made passable for their vital role of getting fire-fighting crews to the  fire  with a minimum of delay.  Geraniums ���  Fuchsias  Snaps ��� Petunias  Mixed Annuals  Tomatoes ���  READY IN MAY  PENEVEORE  GREENHOUSE  ALAN NEVINS'  Pratt Rd., Gibsons  Let us re-augnand  BALANCE YOORWftmS  **SAY�� YOUR TIRES  :*������  !>:B:o?D:rE?;?  tdLLISIONS  WHSEUtie/fmeHrtxpiRTs  'Ms-o s-y��6ur si  Inflation, at home harms Canadian  goods  abroad   by   pricing  . them cut of the market.  United Church Evening Group W.A.  presents  ;1. ELECTRIC GLEE CLUB  MAY 8 - 8 p.m.  Elphinstone Auditorium  ADMISSION 75c  ' \WVTWW !���>���*�� '  Don't let your money run away from you���open a BNS Personal Chequing Account  Keeping track of your money  Nickels and dimes that slip away unnoticed  can wreck a budget in a hurry. The best way to  keep track of your expenses is to separate bill-  paying money from spending money and savings. And you can do this easily with a Bank of  Nova Scotia Personal Chequing Account.  A Personal Chequing Account is just one  of the many ways The Bank of Nova Scotia  can be of service" to you. Why not drop in at  your neighbourhood BNS branch today?  The BANK of NOVA SCOTIA  More than 500 branches across Canada ��� London, New York, Chicago, the Caribbean.  Manager: Squamish and Woodfibre Branches, G. H. Churchill.  MONEY  PROBLEMS?  SOLVE THEM WITH A  ���-*,*  ioanF MM  ii^iLMiPi loan  ��-*uui-**i*ii'MJ-M-ti-i������*it-*_-j^  ���milWUUll' ��� ***** ��� ������'muHW  ?ftl!?:E.VSy-Cln?i;vR'vT^l<ir��Nr  >&w-Mm>mimz$m$ms::  (rSECHELT -Cfa-GIBSONSCr  vumttnTMWKwwwwnmnMMwwBnBBWW**********nuitRiti �������*****������ mwttn  ii-nii*niiminiiinniwi��iw-itwiOTitiim  ���mtnT*wtmi*n*manMttWM*wwammiitMmvMi9wvw*w**vwwwwnnwim��mMmBi  iifntinimimwMiiniiiwiiniininnmn V^ Water system  Do you know your water  system?  Where to turn off main wa-  terline?  Where to turn off each water  supply?  Keep each water line properly marked with tag?  How to replace leaky faucet  washers?  How to drain water system?  Keep all water drains clean?  Watch all water leaks carefully?  How to read water meter?  \f Electrical system  As regards' your electrical  system clo you:  Know where electrical main  switch is?  How to turn off all electricity in home?  -Realize the danger of 110  volt circuits?  Realize double danger of 220  ���volt circuits?  Know where fuse box is located?  Know why fuse boxes are  placed  in homes?  Know that each fuse in the  box control�� certain rooms in  home?  Know that you can set f're  to home by attaching too many  appliances?        ,  Know how many amperes a  single outlet should carry safely?   ��� .;.;.:;��� ..������'���  Know^that - special screw-in_-  fuses* are   available?  Have fuse box labeled to de_s-  ignate each unit? 9   .  Haye extra fuses on hand?  Know phone number of  nearest illuminating company?  Kow how to read your electric meter?  Printed Pattern  EASY! No waist seams, no fitting worries ���just cinch this  dress with your favorite belt.  You'll love the smart, simple  lines, curving shawl-collar. Ideal  for crepe, jersey.  Printed Pattern 9073: Misses'  Sizes 10, 12, 14, 16, 18. Size 16  lakes 3**/4 yards  54-inch fabric.  Printed directions on each pat-  fern part. Easier, accurate. h  Send FIFTY CENTS (50c) in  cojlns (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  BY MRS. A.A. FRENCH  A successful mission just  concluded at Holyi Family  Church, Sechelt, had Father  Banfield as speaker and his  sermons held the parishoners  ���spellbound. Attendance was  splendid. Father Banfield is a  member of the Dominican order and came from the United  States to take part in the Mission which concluded last Friday at Gibsons.  ��JU <���-# ��J>  ���fN *|<�� *-|*  Mrs. Jean Lauer has been appointed organist at Holy Family Church, Sechelt, in place  of Mrs. J. Evans who has left  Sechelt to live in West Vancouver Mr. Frank Lauer will  take charge of the men's choir  at Sechelt church and choir  practice will   resume   shortly.  Father D. Kenny who was  pastor of Holy Family Church  for many years i& now chaplain at St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. James Tinson  relatives of Mr. and Mrs. W.J.  Mayne are now in England.  They left Friday afternoon by*  air and arrived in London 12  hours later. Mr. Tinson is going to be owner-manager of a  large store, in Worthing, England.  After a long illness, Mrs.  Margaret Edwards (Peggy), a  longtime resident of Sechelt,  died in General Hospital. She  came here first in 1919 and had  a summer home in Selma Park.  Later she lived here permanently. She leaves one son Ronald. Another son Marden was  killed overseas while an officer in the Air Force in the last  war.  ��������     *&    f  Visiting from Victoria, Mr.  and Mrs. Clair White are staying with Mr. and Mrs. Gordon  Reeves. Mrs. Reeves is a daugh  ter.  Mr.   and  Mrs..  Jack  Barker  jr.  are  back in   Sechelt from  Dawson Creek.  Mrs. Harry Sawyer is in hospital in Vancouver for surgery. Mr. and Mrs. Hilton Tait  of Kelowna are staying at the  Sawyer home during her absence.  Mr. W.S. Burley of Vancouver ic here with daughter Helen (Mrs. Grimmitt). They have  been coming here since 1911  and are at their summer home.  Mr. and Mrs. W. B- Billingsley  are in Vancouver visiting their  ---   rr-��--,.  -T-..H  --ynvly    T**'0 ^ttSl"  t_j *y --.    _--_ -*��������� -^ >     *a ���*��� ^*   ^m ��**_<-^.-��-^ ���     __. -<k^   .**.* v -. -*-  have recently purchased a new  h~me there.  Mrs. Stan Parker spent a few  days in Vancouver.  CZECH DISPLAY  Czechoslovakia has signed up  ias one of the major -commercial  exhibitors at the 1959 Pacific  National Exhibition.- The continental country will display several lines of export products in  an area that comprises 2,850  square feet of the recently renovated Pacific Showmart.  PENDER  HARBOUR  By JUDITH FLETCHER  Mr. and Mrs. Ed. Bolderson  of Lund were guests of Mr. and  Mrs. Roy Bolderson of Garden  Bay for a few days.  Miss Sheila O'Mara of Vancouver holidayed in Pender Harbour for a fevv days.  Lloyd Davis of Garden Bay is  at Hotel Georgia, Vancouver, attending the convention of th��  B.C. Chamber of Commerce as  a representative of the Pender  Harbour and District Board of  Trade.  Miss Pat Reiter of Vancouver,  a former resident of Pender Harbour, was' a weekend guest of  Mr. and Mrs. Dick Wise of Middle Point. Mrs. Wise is a sister.  Miss Jessie Lannan, R.N., who  is nursing in Qassiaf, B.C.,  spent a two weeks holiday visiting old acquaintances in Pender  Harbour She is the guest of Mr.  and Mrs. Eric Davidson.  Mr.    and   Mrs. Bill Evans of  Coast News, May 7,   1957.    7  the B. & M. Resort of Madeira  Park have left on a holiday to  Les Vegas, Nevada.  Mr. and Mrs. Joe Zacharko  and son, of Francis Peninsula,  were recent visitors to Vancouver.  ua\Q Insley is the weekend  guest of Mr. Bud Insley, Garden  Bay.  Mr. and Mrs. K. Remmem and  Mr. Alfred Remmem of New  Westminster were recent guest-  of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Remmem  oi Garden Bay.  Granite, one of the most permanent of .building stones, is  found in almost every Canadian  province.  IOOF Sunshine Coast  Lodge No.  76  Meets Gibsons  School Hall, 2nd and 4th  Wednesday each month.  B  POPULAR  INI AND!  CHEVY'S  2nd ANNUAL  V  x  v  \  \  .���������y-v-w*--  \  Jllllllll  'V  Vs.  mm  Your  Chevrolet dealer  invites you to  take advantage of this  GREAT SALES  SPECTACULAR!  11s  *WZ  vi%.  $$$��i&0$&  ZMwWMsM  t r  ?>**<  _ v..? -#���#�����* ,>  ^'   sjSsJ  BETTER  '&&(&.*;.  m  fi-XS  ��y.<��v  -vv^-  '.*>>. ���  ATYOUR  NEVER  :::>����- *��� ���  ���*���  /  CHEVROLET DIALER'S NOW!  'J_."l_i v .**�����*_'  i  SEE'EM ALL!  Choose yours from 17 Spectacular Models!  Here's Canada's most spectacular way to welcome summer ... in the spectacular '59 Chevy. Take your pick  from fun-loving sedans . . . roomy, versatile station  wagons . . . dashing sports models ... a wide-awake,  gay convertible or honest-to-goodness sports car.  Chevy's got 'em all and they're spectacular values.  RIGHT NOW'S the best time to test drive a Chevy, to buy  a Chevy. Head for your* nearest Chevrolet dealer's and  get your share of the spectacular savings today.  CSS-I5?C  WILSON CREEK  PHONE SECHELT 10 8     Coast News, May 7,  1959.  Fred Oakley  Funeral services were conducted ia Gibsons Memorial  United Church on Monday,  May 4 at 10:30 a.m. for Fred  Oakley who died in St. Mary's  Hospital, Pender Harbour, April  30.  Mr. Oakley who was 77,  came to Canada when 17. He  had resided at Roberts Creek  for the last ten years and Was  an active member of the United  Church at Roberts Creek and  a member of the church board.  He leaves his wife and one  son, Dr. D. Oakley of Prince  Rupert, two brothers and one  sister. Burial took place at  Forest Lawn cemetery in Vancouver with Rev. David Donaldson officiating. Dr. Donaldson was assisted in the service  at Gibsons by Rev.  E'. Kemp.  I  We  Are   Never   Undersold ��� Compare our  Prices  with others  and  be Convinced  This week we bring to  your attention this partial list of -items iri stock  on which great savings  in your food bills can be  ���effected by saving sensible home makers.  LETTERS  to editor  Editor: It was interesting to  read in your paper of the Black  Ball appreciation of the Sun*  shine Coast. There certainly  are many beauty spots which  are worthy of appreciation but  it is a pity they did not mention Gibsons' Gospel Rock,  which in itself is a fine piece  of rock sculpture, having been  rounded by glacial action and  forms a fine viewpoint of an  entrance to Howe Sound with  Keats Island backed by the  Coast Range. The foreground  is well studded with arbutus  trees.  Alas however, thie one of  Gibsons treasures; is being befouled aa a rubbish dump with  cartons, tin cans and worst of  all one rock is littered with  broken glass.  There  are not  many  towns  can boast of so near a beauty  spot only a few minutes walk  from   its   centre.   One   would  like to see some effort for  it  to be cleaned up. Not knowing  if any'one   can   be  responsible  .for this I will offer to start a  fund with $5 for any youth organization   under   supervision,  for it to be tidied up and then  perhaps   as  some one has  already dumped some soil more  could be given to cover up the  rubbish.   Nature   would    then  cover it with her bounty. As  I do not know the owners of  the  property   no   doubt   they  would approve and appreciate  this suggestion.  A.C. Dalton.  THE OLD HOME TOWN  l���ldx-l V. I hi���I OSra ���  By STANLEY  VISITORS ENTERTAINED        Wg^t&BB^ms&iSH&B^mB^  ITS BEEN A BATTLEr-I FINALLY  GOT JUNfOre OUT <->' ~nY HOUSE-  TO PLAY- AWAY FROM THE  TV���I CAN HEAR HIM  OUT /A\ TH'FR?ESH AIR  BAN6-  BAKGIHGllj���;  vtpr^  ��ON THE H��MEV5W��ET-HOM-= FRO/Tr***'  C aw. yw rs-nmrs Bpgm-.TR bo. mnui rights tu-nwca.  ���sjaj-A,  Vote YES Saturday  for schools  ��� The shed on Government  wharf was hosed out by Gibsons and Area Volunteer Firemen Monday night and a good  cleaning    job    they   did.   The-  shed had been a place where  considerable litter had accumulated and the dirt of several  years lay heavy on the boards  and walls. Now it not only  looks cleaner but smells cleaner.  The new site for a firehail  on the North Road has been  worked on and stumps removed and a bulldozer has levelled  off the site where a building  will be placed..  For those who are not familiar with the boundaries, the  Gibsons Volunteer.., Fire Services will attend fire calls within  the following area. North and  south boundaries from the  North and Mountain roads to  the waterfront; east and west  boundaries from the east end  of Langdale subdivision to Sea-  . view Cemetery. This will include all of Gower Point area  up to the end of Gower Point  Road.  Compare  our !  prices with others  --��  ��?  SIDE   30C  BACON  Ib.  End Slices  SLICED  DELICIOUS  HOME MADE BREAD  CAKES - PIES - PASTRIES  PRODUCTS FRESH - PRICES RIGHT  VILLAGE BAKERY  Phone SECHELT 49      -  Spare ic  Riblets 13ifc.  FRONT  Pigs Feet  PIGS  HEAD  MINCE  BEEF  Ib.  JOWEL ON  FOR  MOTHER'S DAY  We Have a Choice Selection of  GIFTS ��� COSTUME JEWELRY  BROOCHES ��� PEARLS, Etc.  Mother's Day Cards  HEADQUARTERS FOR  LONGINES S BULOVA WATCHES  OTHER FINE WATCHES FROM $18  Chris' Jewellers  9  Phone SECHELT 96  Police Court  In Magistrate Johnston's  court, James Cyril Catterall,  Sechelt, Robert Edward Hume,  Port Mellon and James Berg-  nach, Gibsons, were fined a  total of $45 and entered into a  recognizance of $100 to keep  the peace, on being convicted  of creating a disturbance by  fighting near the Steer Inn  cafe,   Gibsons.  Richard Brooks, Sechelt,  paid $50 for consuming beer  near Roberts  Creek  Hall.  John Alan Nixon, North  Vancouver and John Cooper,  Granthams, were each fined  $25 for speeding.  A charge against Clarence  Michael Joe, Jr., of criminal  negligence through the operation of a motor vehicle was  dismissed for lack of prima  facie evidence.  Gordon Henshaw, North  Vancouver and Ted Bradley,  Gibsons, were each fined $30  for driving without due care  and attention.  Robert Alan Wray, Pender  Harbour, was acquitted on a  charge of theft of gas.  Jack Nelson, Sechelt, was  found guilty: of common assault  against Jack Jonas and was  bound over to keep* the peace  and pay costs of the action.  Play by Brownies  A silver collection will * be  admission fee to Gibsions Anglican Parish hail on Sechelt  Highway on May 15 at 7.30  p..m. when Gibsons 2nd Pack  Brownies will present a play  "Magic for the Golden Bar."  Proceeds will go towards the  children's ward in St. Mary's  Hospital at Garden Bay.  ^^^^^-i^^^^i^i  BAPTISM SERVICE  Stephen Robert, infant son  of Mr. and Mrs. William Dodtte  wasi the principal at a baptism  service held Sunday, May 3. at  St. John's United Church in  Wilson Creek, Rev. David Donaldson officiated.  Boiling mm  Beef  lb.  Frying  Chicken  BACKS  Boiling  FREEZER PACKS are  our SPECIAL FIELD.  We offer the ONLY  COMPLETE Freezer  Service on the Peninsula  Cut, Wrapped  &  Flash  Frozen  The Store of Quality .  Phone SECHELT 1  PERfU/HES *.'��� CHQCCLATES  CCLCGNES    ��� rANCT SOAt)$  ��� TCILETE-Py SETS  PRE 5: C HI?.P-,T;i;?*0-.;,N-  ���;SfeP?E-?.&: .���.���Aj:!-?.*JS?T:':5  QTSiCHlLT CriE 6iggON5fr  When the Black Ball Ferries  party touring the Sunshine  Coast visited. the area from  Langdale to Powell River the  party had a chicken dinner at  Danny's Dining room on the  way up and on the return trip,  tea at Mrs. Duncan's Green  Thumb dining room in Sechelt.  Mrs. Duncan also provided  the Black Ball guests with  small potted souvenir plants  to take home with them.  001  I  fig   ���  Rolling ��� Paper hanging  INTERIOR ��� EXTERIOR^  % CLEAN ��� DEPENDABLE  WORK GUARANTEED  VICTOR DAOUST  R.R.1, GIBSONS ��� Ph. 263G  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 Sendee  Office Hours  10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  or by appointment  Tel.  334  P.O. Box 263  Remember Mom on May 10  WE WIRE OR SEND FLOWERS  ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD  -    AGENTS FOR  Anne's Flower Shop  Brown Bros. 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