BC Historical Newspapers

BC Historical Newspapers Logo

BC Historical Newspapers

Coast News Jul 2, 1959

Item Metadata

Download

Media
xcoastnews-1.0174264.pdf
Metadata
JSON: xcoastnews-1.0174264.json
JSON-LD: xcoastnews-1.0174264-ld.json
RDF/XML (Pretty): xcoastnews-1.0174264-rdf.xml
RDF/JSON: xcoastnews-1.0174264-rdf.json
Turtle: xcoastnews-1.0174264-turtle.txt
N-Triples: xcoastnews-1.0174264-rdf-ntriples.txt
Original Record: xcoastnews-1.0174264-source.json
Full Text
xcoastnews-1.0174264-fulltext.txt
Citation
xcoastnews-1.0174264.ris

Full Text

 v&GUQria, b* c.
DANNY'S
DINING ROOM
JUST  FINE   FOOD
Phone GIBSONS 140
SERVING  THE  GROWING  SUNSHINE COAST
Published in Gibsons, B.C. Volume 12, Number 27, July 2,
1959.
RAY
WHITING
RADIO-CONTROLLED
fHONE      9^f)     GIBS0NS
24 HR. COURTEOUS SERVICE
(BY PETER. TRAPPlTTJ?
For the? third • time \;within
recent weeks, fire struck the
Pender Harbour area, leaving
tragedy in its ~"wak«'with?: the
death of Mrs.. Belle. Milvain
who perished ?in the .blaze
which destroyed her home at
Garden Bay ih the early hours
of Friday; last week?; :. '?
Horrified     onlookers     who
were forced, to stand by in agonized   helpleissne^s    included
the two  daughters "'oi the un^-
fofturiatei'yictim. -•     ■'■' -  ■
the   fact   Mrs.  Mil-
vain's* cottage was located in a
well settled community at the
head of Garden Bay, the first
person to /notice the fire was
Bill Peiper, of Irvine's Landing, about a vmil.fe' and a half
west of Garden Bay.
Mr. Peiper, Harbour merchant, had just completed work
on his books at about 4.30 a.m.
when he noticed' a red glare
some distance down the harbour. His first thought was that
St. Mary*
al was ablaze.
He immediately telephoned the
duty'nurse, Mrs. "Albert" Mar-
awards
d
chool
es 7 and 8
The folloing is a list of the
awards given out at the closing ceremonies for grades 7 to
9 held at Elphinstone High
School on June 25.
SPORTS AWARDS
Helen Bezdeck, Janet Kruse,
Bob 'Butler, Dannie Coates,
Robin McSavaney, Lyn Vernon
John Lowden, Bill Peterson,
Cecile Nestman, Gary DeMarco
Gail, Gr,eggain, Brian Wallis,
Robert , Lumsden, Norman
Jones;.
Stewart Cup, Best Notebook
Carol Mporhbuge.
Don Brovim 'Mug, 1st Year
Typing, Sharon   Harrbp.
Cloke, Award, Contribution
to Music, L^n:Vernon.
Intermediate
Trueman Trpjihy, Lyn Verrjbn.
Junior Aggregate, Day Trophy,  Carol Mopirhpuse.
Headlands   S>ervice  Club  Bur*
SEiy:      ■' ?
Grade IX, Lyn Vernon.
Grade1 VIII, Carol Moorhouse
house, Patty Smith, Lynne Earns, Marion Brown, Arnold Wiren, Steve Mason, Dale Nystrom, Bill Fletcher, Croft
Warn, Irene Wais, Sonia Pu-
chalski, Derelys Donley, Lyn
Vernon.
CITIZENSHIP AWARDS
Marion D'Aoust, Sharon McCartney, Jannice Stewairt, Angela Richter, Patty Shiith, Carol Moorhouse, Elaine Gibb,
Lynne Ennis, Marion Brown,
Dale Nystrom, Derelys Donley,
Lyn" Vernon.
3
Tragedy} ? struck in three
places during the last week
leaving a mother a victim of
flames, a Ogiri, 8, a victim pf
a road accident ' iand a logger ;
kilieci by a falling 'shag.
The mother Wasi Mrs. Isabel
Milyain, 67, who perished when
Grade VII, C^rol ..Crowhurst    tiaijies, deitrpyed? i^eiu&pme??iri,-
tin. Mrs. Martin checked the
safety of the hospital, then noticing the location of the fire,
rushed over to Garden Bay to
give the alarm.
Meantime, Mr. Peiper had
put in the alarm to the Forestry department at Madeira
Park, after which he awakened
hi®. son, Billy. Together they
loaded their portable pumping
equipment into their car, and
drove with all speed to the
scene.
The fire-fighting crew of the
forestry station were unloading
for action by the time Mr. Peiper reached Garden Bay. Aroused neighbors were also on
the scene, but by this time the
cottage was a roaring inferno.
In an agony of realization of
their mother's fate it was only
with the greatest difficulty that
the two daughters, Mrs. Gordon
Lyons and Mrs. Fred Fletcher,
were restrained from frantic
attempts to enter the building
in an! attempt at rescue.
Drs. Swan and Stonier, who
had hurried from their homes
in the vicinity of the hospital,
took the stricken women under
their care.
Cause of the fire is* unknown.
News of Mrs. Milvain's deatli
has shocked the whole harbour, and her many friends
throughout the peninsula,
where She -tots quite 'popular.
Apart frorn hef many interests
in. community Welfare, IWLrs. Mil
vain was a talented artist
whose sea-scapes,' forest -scenes
and floral studies brighten the
walls of maihy a Harbour home.
SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS
Nadine Gant, Carol Crowhurst, Chris Caldwell, Susan
Forbes, Janet Kruse, Elaine
Gibb, Clayton Veale, Linda De-
Marco, Maureen O'Hara, Linda
Sheridan, Richard Ludwig,
Coralee Johnson, Norman Nelson, Don Munro,  Carol Moor-
Port Mellon
By  Mrs. J. Macey
Peter Rudolph, Bobby Gill,
Colin and Bobby Johnson accompanied by Ivlr. Oscar- Johnson spent the weekend on a
successful fishing? and camping,
trip at Ruby and Sakinaw
Lakes. /
Mrs. R. Wilson and children
spent some time visiting on the
island while Mr. Wilson took
part in the first aid competitions at Kamloops.
A  guest   of 'the  W.   Swartz
family, has been Mrs. Swartz'
mother Mrs. L. Schlie of Van-
. couver.
The A. Gant family are visiting relatives in Surrey during
their holidays.
Mr. E.C. Sherman was called
away to Seattle where his father died on June 29th.
Mr. and Mrs. L...Brady and.
their family have moved to
Vancouver.
Miss I. Mdeauley -is'Spending
her vacation; ih'Vanrpiiyer' and
will attend"* summer .school at
UB.C.
Pender  Harbour.   Details 'will
be found in another column.
The little girl was Caroline
Diane Everett, 8, of Selma
Park who on June 26, was
stru-k by an automobile, driven by Verna Turner of Gibsons. She was rushed to Vancouver by plane but death followed quickly. An inquest will
be held at Sechelt on July 8.
The third fatality involved
Andrzej Opilka, a 38-year-old
Pole who was fatally hurt when
struck by/ a snag at Fleetwood
Logging camp, 22 miles from
Sechelt at Porpoise Bay.
Shots! Remember
Don't forget your polio shots!
At Sechelt they will be given in the Legion Hall, from
6:30 to 9:30 pm., July 2,
In Gibsons they will be given in the 'Public Health office
over Lang's Drug Store from
6:30 to 9:30 p.m, July 3.
Only those who have had
their first shot will be given
the second^
prizes
Here are the prizes which
will be awarded those holding
lucky tickets, purchased either
by a July 1 program which
Will be on sale during the celebration or through the ballots
for the Neptune Queen:
On the ballot draw there
will be two main prizes, the
first prize will be an all-wave
transistor portable ? radio and
the second a Kodak movie camera with color film.
On the program draw there
will be one prize, a Sunbeam
mixmaster.
NO BLAME
An inquest into the death of
Charles G. Lloyd, engineer
abbard the tug Viking Queen?
Who wa$. drowned', May ''21? in
vicinity "of Merry   Island..-was
  held , at Sechelt. Tne coroner's
Mrs F. ^kidmore; ^irincipal,.?. jury decided? np'"blame was?atr
is also attending summer school ? .tached tb anyonein connection.
at U.B.C. with the man's-deaths'   ■•>•• ;-
A laska hmwd US party
„-,.     *■•'■■      """■
»s in
drop.
;.--_. ■"i\-_r-;__
Pender Harbour was the rendezvous on iCipnday' for; a daring party of ■ butoaard hiotor
boat enthusls^.§;vW^ boats
from United StatesV'dropped in,
enroute to Alask_t.^'*?'.; >:
The cruise, sponsored'by the
Alaska Sports Magazine of
Juneau, started from Seattle
on SaUir-taj*-*.  The small boats
Hocidsport^ Wash.;;Mr. and Mrs.
Ed Powe*r?Sa-Soa'-lsland,- Calif.;
.Mr^and* ftflrS.-igy'.H   Venable,
fOaklaiM,- Califif-Mr.  and. Mrs.
Tenders Called
Tenders have been called, by
Gibsons Village Commission
for the replacirig.of about 1,800
feet- of four inch water-pipe
with a six inch transite pipe
on Sechelt highway from the
newly developed.. Veterans
Land settlement to Payne road.
This:was. approved? at the commission meetirig'*:bf 'June 23.
Tenders will be received at the
municipal office up to 4 p.m.
July 6.
A permit to build an $8,000
home was* granted E. Yablon-
ski. Tlie home will be built
on Marine Drive on the upper
side of the road near the Coast
News office. M.*"\"V, Lovell was
granted" a permit for a $100
woodshed. * •
Account?. , totalling. $449.72
were, scrutinized and ; ordered
paid. At the request' of the
Board of Trade; stop 'signs will
be placed at'South.Fletcher and
Gower Point • roads., ,.:; ??' *-■•
. Wes    Hodgsonj    local * -Civil
The Thrill That Comes Once in a Lifetime a vebsteb classic
KINSMEN SWIM
day,
ranged in size from,. 18 to ?4^-,-o£ Bos-Alto's, Cflif.-.    "irrV-v
L.;R. Meif^i^^hermapolis, .Wy.:,.. . Defense officer explained/to
Dr-.';vaiid:,life'^--*D.wight H. Find- the "commission the -results'' of
ley;?fjMedltprd,. Ore.; Mr. and a course in which he Lto6k part
Mrs. *jR^j Bajfkley, Snoqual- while? in Eajstern^C.ana'da./
mie, Wash.*Mr. and Mrs. Leon
McKay, Seattle, Wash.; and
Mr.  and_:,iM;rs.  Fred   Salisburg
Those youngsters taking part
in 'the Kinsmen Club swimming classes are asked to gather at Port Mellon if that is
where they live or in Gibsons.
The idea is to give them a
chance to meet Miss Patsy
WiCks, their swimming instructress. Here are the times and
places where they are to gather
At Port Mellon, Seaside Park,
10 a.m. Friday, July 3 and at
Gibsons Municipal Beach, at
2   p.m. Friday, July 3.
Here are the names of youngsters from whom applications
have been received and the
classes they have been placed
in. There are 15 in all and are
as follows.
Class 1, 'Port Mellon, Monday, "Wednesday, Friday, 9:00
to 9*45.
"i_aren; Enemark,^Aiidtie Wa*-*
terhouse, Judy Waterhouse,
Dawn Roland, Maureen Forshner, Lee Wiren, Barbara Gant,
Bernadette Grant, Joanne Ferguson, Carol Enemark.
Class  2,  Port  Mellon, Mon-
Wednesday,   Friday,  9:45
to 10:30.
Grant Munroe, Rick Latham,
Len Latham, Ricky, Bredy, Barry Quarry, Collin Johnson, Bob
Johnson, Larry Whitty, Bill
Quarry.
Class 3, Port Mellon, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 10:30
to 11:15.
Delmar Dunham, Gary Klatt
Deinnis Macey, Danny Crosby,
David Davies, Harley Forshner, Wayne Klatt, Bobby Crosby, Dwight Weston, Marilyiti
Macey, Joy Forshner, Sharon
Weston, Karen Johnson.
Class 4, Port Mellon, Monday, Wedntsday, Friday, 11:15
to 12:00.
Craig Roland, Johnny Crosby, Paul Watson, Ray Puchai-
ski, Brent Rowland, Robert
Watspn, Valerie Enemark,
Pamela David, Trudy: Muehlen-
kamp, Leslie Strike, Denise
Quarry, Patrick Nelson.
Class 5, Gibsons,' Tuesday,
Thursday, 9:45 . 10:30, Friday,
1:00-1:45.
Martin Kiewitz,, Michael
Dorval, Billy Docker, Mark
Oviatt, Lance Ruggies, Tommy
Azyan, Ronnie Peers, Douglas
Oram, Bennie Robert, Mike
Johnson, Ronnie Spencer, Lyndon Cramer,  Kurt Day
Class . 6, Gibsons, Tuesday,
Wednesday, Friday, 2:30-3:15
Stephen Parker, Kenny, Ver-
hulst, Trevor Johnston, Robin
Macdonald, Mark Ruggies, David Peers, Buddy Johnson, David Ennis, Peter Carey, Trevor
Oram, Gerald Black, Joe Dorval, Terry Forshner, Harry
Wray.
Class 7, Gibsons, Tuesday,
Thursday, 11:15-12:00, Friday,
3:15-4:00.
Wilma Mandelkau, . Terry
Hanna, Denise Murdoch, Christina Macdonald, Laurie Day,
Virginia.Aisager, Christa West,
footers and were Kj3w**?re,d; ?by?
two outboards of various horsepower. The boats were trailed
in from their home ports to
Seattle.
Mr. and Mrs. A.H. Venette
of Jacksonville, North Carolina
came the farthest. Others .in
the party were Mr. and Mrs.
William Dorf^iey - o".. -■vT-t/'^
Mr. and Mrs. DSL Collins" of
These-rpeople -were all -strand
§e|:'jr';^ntn^.they *;.me.t in Seattle
aFSie s"TartW'ffie"cru.se. They
expect to make 100 mile® a
day and to be away a.month.
Each morning they' meet with
their charts and  plot' out the
:day's. run; All are enthusiastic
fishermen and expect to take
•time «ut> to.- land- a -few springs;
.enrpute. .,,   . .        ,..   „
Patricia Feeney, Pamela Mar-
ron, Christina Hastings, Mary-
ellen Marshall, Carol Spencer.
Clam 8, Gibsons, Tuesday,
Wednesday, 1:66 - 1:45, Friday
1:45-2:30.
Karen Stanley, Betty Dorval, Diana Bergen, Jacqeline
Rice, Pearl Black, Patricia
Clement, Carol Forshner, Karen Gibb,rSahdra Marron;; Betty
Wallace (Peterson), Karen Aisager.
Class 9, Gibsons, Monday,
Thursday, 1:00-1:45, Wednesday,  3:15-4:00.
Deborah Docker, Penny Ver-
hulst, Susan Puchalski, Catherine Mandelkau, Lynn Rice,
Brenda Weinhandl, Esther Carey, Patricia Gust, Linda Johnson, Velma Stanley, Belinda
Gibb, Donna Lee.
Class 10, Gibsons, Monday,
1:45-2:30, Tuesday, Thursday,
9:000.45.
Lorna Sneddon, Ann Rice,
Carolyn Gust, Cheryl Stanley.
James Campbell, James Dorval
Bruce Wallis, Larry Ennis,
Geoffrey Oram, Richard Wray,
George Gibb.
Class 11, Gibsons, Monday,
Thursday, 2:30-3:15, Tuesday,
10:30-11:15.
Dana Johnston, Gregory Harrison, Jimmy Tutyko, Harry
Laing, Frank Hoehne, Bobby
Flinn, Lief Harrison, Trevor
Johnston, Christopher Bennett,
Buddy Johnson.
Class 12, Gibsons, Monday,
Tuesday, Thursday, 3:15-4:00.
Michael Corley, Elliott True
man, Bruce Marshall, Dick
Scott, Ian Hunter, Robbie
Boyes, Wayne Swanson, Gerald Ward, James Mandelkau.
Class 13, Gibsons, Monday,
Wedrie3day, 4:00-4:45, Thursday, 10:30-11:15.
Evelyn Ward, Pam Boyes,
Carol Olson, Nona Veale, Frances Voles*,, Maureen Owen,, Beverly Hicks, Gina Bennett,
Sharie Wingrave, Audrie Owen
Trudy Swanson.
Class 14, Gibsons, Tuesday,
Thursday,  Friday, 4:00-4:45.
Sandra Ward, DemYse Hicks.,
Marilyn Lymer, Mary Oviatt,
Thelma Volen, Bernice Thorburn. Faye Staley, Jennie Oviatt, Wilma Wingrave, Nancy
Le-'ie, Merileo Olson.
Class 15, Gibsons, Tuesday,
Wednesday, Thursday, 1:45-
2:bU.
Heather Mackenzie, Melvin
Walters, Kenneth Sneddon,
Clyde Morrison, Anneli West,
"i-*"iop' Wert, Randy Boyes,
Brian Knowles.
Holiday
1 ! !
To give the entire staff of, the Coast News
a well-earned rest no edition will, be published
July 16 andi 23. The plant will be closed form July
10 to 24.
AT RESEARCH STATION
George Charman, son of Alfred Charman of Gibsons is a
member of the staff at the new
Summerland Research station
at Summerland as part of the
Dominion experimental farm
system A UBC graduate, P.F.
Fillipoff is administrator at the
station. He was with -the marketing division of the federal
department of agriculture before taking over.
Fire caused damage estimated at $15,000 in Gibsons Tuesday afternoon. It broke out aY
about 1.45 in an old shed opposite the Bal Block and quickly spread to the large housff
owned by Alex Hague.
The shed was quickly destroyed but flames had spread
to the Hague house. Gibsons
Volunteer firemen were on the
scene quickly and turned winter on the raging inferno?
. The house was occupied pai-
tially by Mr. and Mrs. Al Gib-
eon of Coast Divers and Sporting Goods. The Gibsons have
several children. They had
been in the house for not more
than 10 days and their possessions were destroyed. The Harold Fearn family had just moved into a section of the housc
Monday.
No estimate of individual,
loss or damage can be made
at this time. It Was juist 11
months ago that the Bal Biock:
opposite the scene of the present fire was totally destroyefi
with heavy loss.
Premises housing the Artiste
Beauty Salon owned by Miss
Romanchuck were seriously
damaged by the fire but firemen managed to save the building by( keeping it well hosed.
RCMP were on the scene
quickly and kept crowds awajr
from danger particularly wher^
wires could have fallen.
Port Mellon
team fouri
Members of Port Mellon first
aid team, Captain C. Mahlmaiv
G. Taylor, R. Wilson, L. Greg,
ory, D. Weal and coach P. Madison, flew to Kamloops Friday
June 26..
They found stiff competition
in five picked teams from various sections of the province.
They, themselves represented
th Lower Mainland. The team
placed fourth amid sharp competition.
The meet is billed as the-
Joint Provincial Mine Rescue
and First Aid Competition under auspices of the department
of mines, Workmen's Compeii*-?
sation board, Order of S&i
Johns and the. Central ?Mine,
Safety Association. :'yy
The problem was very'tricky
representing   a   machine  -shop,
explosion   where   a  wall war
blown out.and injuries result--'
ed. Additional hazards such a^.
the presence of gas tanks, re:.*
uulting fire and debris, an epileptic fit, an electrocution  re- '
suiting from lightning striking- ■
an  adjacent  power   pole, etc.,
were added to test the team's
efficiency, quickness of thought?
and foresight.   West Kobtenay'
M.S.A.    Warfield    Engineering
captured first place.
The day; ended with a bal*
quet attended by over 400 pea
pie, chiefly members of the
competition teams.
The team returned by bus,
arrivin in* Port Mellon late
Sunday night. Members of the
team and their coach were congratulated on their showing in
these first aid competitions anS
for the hard work and time demanded of them in preparation
for these events.
■ '•>
Do
you
kn
ow
Did' you know that 71% ol
the admissions .to St. Mary's
Hospital come from Gibsons
and Sechslt, so remember tb'_y
when you are called on for support. 'Please   give   generousiy-
The following donations have
been received to date:
. Sechelt, $125. Selma Park,
$85. Jr. Red Cross, Davis Bay
Elementary School, $10.50.
Wilson Creek, $75. "
VISITING MOTHER
Mr. and Mrs. Norman Thompson  of Surrey, also Donna ah€
Bill McGregor are visiting their
mother    Mrs.    Harry   Brown  ot
Selma Park. Wat Coast jNjetus  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  Member B.C. Weekly Newspapers Advertising Bureau  ���Tancouver 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.  2     Coast News, July 2,  1959.  Economics unlimited?  In view of the labor troubles experienced in British Colombia an editorial from the Sunday Times of London, England,  June 1 issue, contains information while not new, is worth repeat-  ���EQg-This editorial is based on a book by B.C. Roberts and publish-  <ad by the Institute of Economic Affairs. Its title is Trade Unions  m a Free Society. The editorial reads as follows:  " 'The choice which lies before the unions,' writes Mr. B.C.  ffiflberts in an authoritative new book, 'is either to accept the existence of private enterprise and a market economy as a desirable  system... or to accept the implications of the ideology of Socialism, which could involve the abandonment of free bargaining,  the right to strike...'  "It is not necessary, if the unions choose freedom, for them  to identify themselves with the employers' interests; sometimes  ���Jheir interests are parallel, sometimes competitive. What ths  /���"-hoice does imply is acknowledgement of the fact that unbridled  pursuit of the immediate sectional interests either of individual  anions or of wage-earners as a whole may defeat its own ends.  Not only may wage-increases unjustified by productivity cause  inflation, which injures everybody, or lead to unemployment:  stoppages of work as a method of bargaining pressure reduce the  economic product from which wages have to be paid, and may  aause damage to other workers much greater that the benefit  that the strikers hope for.  "A gross example of the latter process is now before our  ayes in the shape of the dispute at Cammell Laird's shipyard.  There, a six-week-old strike of 1,750 boilermakers has resulte  ih. 2,500 men of other trades being laid off and may lead to the  alosing of the whole yard. The dispute is of the notorious demar-  (jr-_tion kind ��� which craftsmen shall do a particular job. In effect it is a strike by one union against another. While unions be-  have in this primitive way! they cannot be regarded as fit for the  responsibility that falls on them in a free economy.  The printing dispute is a sample of another kind of shortcoming on the union side. A claim has been raised by the print-  _a_g, unions with the master printers and the Newspaper Society  ^representing provincial newspapers), for higher wages and shorter hours. This claim as rejected, on the ground that without higher productivity it was merely inflationary and damaging to the  industry: a counter-offer was turned down by the unions. It is  not necessary here to argue the merits of the dispute. The cru-  ���j-ial point is ihat when such a deadlock, is reached one of two  laroad courses must be taken. Either a settlement is reached by  ��aaciliation or arbitration, or there is a trial of physical strength  '-.he printing employers offered arbitration: the unions, by refusing, it, seem to have chosen the path of war.  "The right to strike is vital to the unions. But here is a  <aase where the threat of strike action has been consciously preferred to resort to peaceful method which could bring an impartial  ���settlement. If circumstances justify higher wages or shorter  lanurs in the printing industry, an arbitrator would so find. If  they do not, a strike could only have the effect of reducing the  industry's ability to pay; for some of its units are economically  ���wuliierable, and there is constant pressure of competition from  gaanters abroad and from new methods of reproduction. Meanwhile many other men and women will have been put out of  ���work, the life of the country ��� which runs on printing ��� will  foax-e been dislocated, and the long-suffering public done a grave  ii-iury."*  Quarterly to  be published  The first publication exclusively devoted to reviewing and  criticising Canadian literature  will be published at the University of British Columbia in September.  The quarterly journal, entitled  "Canadian Literature: a quarterly of criticism and review," will  Jbe edited by George Woodcock,  an assistant professor in the  UBC English department.  Whe review's first task, Mr.  Woodcock said, will be to keep  readers informed of what is happening from year to year in the  Canadian literary world.  Each issue will carry a full review section of current Canadian writing and the first issue  each year will carry a complete  bibliography of books written by  a Canadian or about Canada.  Other articles will deal with  reassessments of past writers  and literary movements. Canadian novelists, poets and writers  will be asked to state their views  about writing and special attention will be given to French-  Canadian literature.  English, French and American  critics will also be asked to review Canadian books and dis-.  cuss Canadian authors. Entire  issues of the magazine will also  be devoted to specific fields, Mr.  Woodcock said. The first of  these, to be published next  spring, will deal with Canadian  drama.  "We have no intention of promoting the kind of cultural nationalism which suggests that  ���(being Canadian is an initial virtue in a piece of writing," Mr.  Woodcock said.  rfysft  Preparad by the Reseerch Staff of  5 H C Y-C LOPED IA   C A NAD I AHA  What Canadian  Settement  Was  Occupied By U.S. Marines?  Argentia in Newfoundland.  This,, fishing settlement was oc-  t^apied by a detachment of United  States Marines on Jan. 25, 1941,  to establish the first lend-lease  Hase-- acquired from the British  ��overnment. Most of the 700 in-  -katufcants at that time moved to  JBrfceshwater, a new town a few  ���Males away. Argentia is situated  am Hacentia Bay on Newfoundlands south coast, about 82  amies from St. John's. The anchorage used by Prime Minister  Winston Churchill and President  S^suikl-n D- Roosevelt for their  MMntic Charter meeting in August 1941 was near Argentia.  Who Provided A Canadian  Refuge for Jefferson Davis?  Publisher John Lovell of Mont-  jreal. Not long after the Ameri  can Civil War the former presi-  ?ie__st of the Confederacy, Jeffer-  aoan Davis, took refuge with his  family    in    Lovell's    Montreal  3-ame,   situated   on the present  site    of    Morgan's    department  store. Lovell, who was born in  Ireland,   came   to  Canada with  his parents at the age of ten in  1820 and set up his own printing  shop in Montreal in 1835. He is  feest known as the publisher of  the first Canadian school  text-  Ssooks and of a series of directories.   He   imported   the   first  steam printing press brought to  Canada. Lovell died in Montreal  an 1893.  mgapore  has famous  Raffles hotel  (Mr. Sanderson, Vancouver  newsman, has completed a two.  month, 12,000-mile voyage to  the Orient aboard the Orient  and Pacific liners Himalaya  and Chusan. This series concerns some of the ports he has  visited.)  When people think of Singapore they think of Raffles. And  well ; they might because Raffles is an hotel with a worldwide reputation for service,  food  and  enjoyment.  Its spacious lobby, show windows, stores, gardens and open  air lounge became the -meeting place for hundreds of passengers from the Orient and  Pacific Lines' vessels Himalaya  and Chusan when the two liners met here on round-the-  world cruises.  A survey indicates the European population of Singapore  ��� which is both the name of  the island as well as the city  ��� is not too happy about Britain's decision to give the colony independence. Some feel  there will be a violent reaction  to the change. They say the  People's Party, which is the  popular political group, is pro-  communist and could lead the  island away from the Commonwealth.  Although only one and one-  half miles north of the Equator  in the tropical portion of Malaya, the lawns are green, gardens fresh-looking and flowers  abound. The streets are clean  and wide, dust is unknown and  the homes, with the exception  of portions of the downtown  area,   are  spacious and   clean ,  Reason for the greenness is  the fact the island receives  about 95 inches of rain each  year. But, unlike Vancouver,  the rain comes in the form-of  thunder and lightning storms.  It usually rains for an hour or  so each afternoon, but the deluge is preceded and followed  by sunshine.  The temperature seldom goes  below 75 degrees. The majority  of citizens are Chinese and representatives from 58 countries*  including Canada, have offices  in the city.  The colony of Hong Kong,  next stop on this trip, is a mec-  ca for thousands of globe-trotting tourists, busy people, unbelievable bargains and along  with it all a world-renowned  harbour.  Shopping in either Victoria  City, on the island of Hong  Kong, or at Kowloon is differr  ent than any other place. Bargains abound, prices the cheapest in the world, and duty non-  existant. -.;  The harbour itself is one of  the world's most beautiful and  the climate sub-tropical and  free from extremes although  there is some humidity which  hits hard at Canadian and Amt  erican visitors not used to itj.  Persons visiting the Colony  for the first time are amazed  at the stores and the manner"*  in which the shopkeepers display their wares. Tourists from  the Chusan found they could  be measured for a suit of clof  thes in the morning and have  it delivered aboard the ship  the same evening. Women and  men alike found the cost was  less than half the price of a  suit in Canada or the United  States. \.  Many Chinese or East Indian,  tailor shops are represented by  clerks in the streets. These repj.  resentativ.es approach the tourists and try to induce them into  their stores. Once inside, many  find it difficult to refuse to  buy, because of the bargains.  ' A number of stores have representatives on the dockside.  Watches and jewelry also  are extremely cheap in comparison with prices in America  and practically every shopper  can bargain with the salesman  to reduce the price even further than advertised.  Some of the best watches in  the world ��� name brands seen  all over America ��� can be  purchased for as little as 25  Canadian dollars.  The money, exchange problem isn't too great as Canadian  dollars are approximately six  times as valuable as Hong  Kong dollars, with the result  that an article priced at 120  Hong Kong dollars, sells for  $20 Canadian. Meals and night  club life in Hong Kong are also  very reasonable.   ���.-..���.  MANY HAPPY  RETURNS OF  THE DAY  ���Grassick  Toronto   Telegram  Baptist Church is dedicated at Sechelt  Sechelt's Bethel Baptist  Church in a beautiful ceremony  Sunday, June 28, dedicated the  new church as a house of God.  Mr. G. Shears, on behalf of  the B.C. Convention board presented the keys of the church  to the senior deacon, Mr. M.  Myers, ho accepted them on  behalf of the congregation. Mr.  M. Gilpin, speaking for the  Eaptist Convention Board,  brought good wishes from all  the Bapitst churches throughout B.C.  An appropriate message was  brought by a past minister of  the church, Rev. Duncan Ritchie, guest speaker who, with  Mrs. Ritchie were visiting from  Vancouver, where Mr. Ritchie  is minister of Kilarney Bapitst  Church.  The inspiring dedication sentences were led by the pastor,  Rev. E. Jessop. This was followed by the dedication prayer  led by Mr. Ritchie.  Mrs. D. Smith, church clerk  gave an interesting report on  the pas thistcry of the church,  from its early beginning in the  1920's as a small group meeting in the school house, to the  opening of the fine new church  in February,  1959.  The newly formed junior  choir, supported by a senior  trio, Mrs. B. Stockwell, Mrs.  Thelma Prittie and Fay Berkin,  sang The Lord is my Shepherd  to the tune of Crimond. The  trio later gave a beautiful rendition of . Mendelson's Lift  Thine Eyes.  E_L  ���how h he> &*> it&>  iritfc M <^ CREPfT WEEDS  xm^4W3^^z^m;mm!m*Kwx>x  Bank: of Montreaj^)  H*M^sW!*a��**^^  inance  Brings  II I your personal credit needs*!under one roof f  XtoSS��msiXi&!&8meS��SS8SSIISSSmSS&*.  with a low-cost B of M life-insured loan  Now all your personal credit needs can be fitted into  one single comprehensive plan ��� the Bank of Montreal  Family Finance Plan. Purchases for the home and  family... expenses for school, college and vacation ...  unexpected emergency bills... all these can be taken  care of on a single-monthly-payment basis.  Here are four good reasons why ��� whether married  or single ��� your credit-financing should be on the low-  cost terms of the Bank of Montreal Family Finance Plan:  All   loan*   oi^ifl��tofBa��ieally\life-.,  insured. Should you die before your  loan i* repaid, your debt to the Bank  will bo cancelled.  %$ Monthly repayment- can bo ox-  tended up to two years ��� or even  three, if need be. This means that the  Plan can be tailored ta suit any salary.  You can borrow up ta $3,500, depending on your income, to buy the  things you want for your homo and  family, or to meet emergencies.  Planned repayments help you run  you�� income ��� instead of letting it  run  **V*  \\(��_��  If you have a steady income and can  make monthly loan-repayments without hardship, there's money available  to you at the B of M to serve almost  any useful purpose. Whether you are a  B of M customer or not, talk to  the peopteat your neighbourhood branch..; a warm  welcome awaits you.  .*��*���*  ��A����*  ��\  Ask for a copy  'of our folder.  K BANK"  to zinitio* autoitn  i^wtf^W?  Aklavik in Canada's  Northwest Territories  is the  centre  of one of the  world's largest  fur trade areas.  Gibsons Branch: EDWARD HENNIKER, Manager *  Sechelt Branch: DONALD McNAB, Manager  Port Mellon (Sub-Agency): Open on  Canadian Forest Products Ltd. semi-monthly paydays  WORKING    WITH    CANADIANS    IN    EVERY    WAtK    OP    II.FE    SINCE  1817  FP-3*I G SPORTS MEET FOR PNE  The Pacific National Exhibition will sponsor the greatest  amateur sports meet in B.C. history at the Fair, August 22 to  Sept. 7, PNE President Joseph  F. Browii announces.  Hundreds of finalists in more  than, a dozen tournaments  will  compete at four different locations in Exhibition Park during  the two-week run. In the weeks  leading up to the fair, thousands  of contestants will battle for  finalists spots at elimination  contests all over the province.  "Our prime motive is to develop and promote amateur  sports in B.C." said M. L. Barr,  chairman of the sports committee. "When we proposed the  tournament to the Amateur Athletic Union it was accepted with  unqualified enthusiasm."  MUSICAL  VARIETY  Swing Easy, a new musical  variety show starring Ruth  Walker, the Rhythm Pals, Aran  Millar and Billy Richards and  his orchestra, will start Sat.,  July 4, at 7.30 p.m. PST on the  CBC television network. The  program replacing Saturday  Date with Billy O'Connor, will  place emphasis on quality music  and include some tongiierin-  cheek humos*.  Women's Store  Men's Prices  A Thinking  With Workin  6IBS0RS  Black & White Store  Opposite Kit's Motel  Mission Orange  A firae Orange Soft Drink made with  California Valencia Oranges  i  i  l<-WMW��CTI*'***��*M;g*��rt*��-M*g��C�����-M��-t-W������-**��fl*l*����OT  Same Night ��� Same Time ��� Same Place  GIANT  BINGO  Thurs., July 2  GIBSONS SCHOOL HALL ��� 8 p.m. SHARP  BIG CASH P  Don't Miss First Game $10  SUNSHINE COAST WELFARE FUND  To Peninsula  Car Buyers  Brown Bros. Motors  41st and Granville, Vancouver  An expense paid two-day trip to Vancouver including return fare, hotel accommodation and  meals. This offer good on the purchase of a new  or used car or truck during June and July.  Plan to spend a weekend or two-day stay in Vancouver at our expense. Bring the family and  select a car from our complete stock of Fords,  Monarchs and Edse!s and one-owner good used  cars.  Phone MICKEY COE collect at  Amhurst 6-7111 or Browning 7-6497  fair- reservation and appointment  PREMIUM PRICES PAID  FOR GOOD CLEAN TRADES  By JUDITH FLETCHER  Mrs. Jamas Colthier of Madeira Park has returned from a  two week visit to Victoria.  Mr. Frank Fisk of Saltery  Bay spent Saturday in Pender  Harbour.  Mr: James Love and son  Brian of Garden Bay were visitors to Vancouver during the  week.  Mr. George Douglas, Sr., of  Lasqueti Island was in Pender  Harbour on Saturday.  Mr. William Steeves of Whis  key Slough has left for Smith's  Inlet and Rivers Inlet.  Mr. Gerald Gordon of Kleindale has returned from Vancouver where he has been a  patient in St. Paul's Hospital  for the past two months.  Mr. and Mrs. John Dunlop of  Egmont, accompanied by Mr.  and Mrs. James Jeffries were  in Pender Harbour Saturday.  Mr. Wallace Thomsett of  Vancouver stayed at Larson's  Resort during thie week.  Mr. and Mrs. Ed Lowe of  Madeira Park spent a few days  in Vancouver last week.  Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Reid of  Garden Bay; were also in Vancouver.  Mr. Franklin Johnson of  Garden Bay, who has been taking medical treatment in Vancouver has returned.  The death occurred recently  of Mrs. Isabel Morrison of Victoria who, was a pioneer resident of Pender Harbour, having lived here 30 years ago.  Her husband, Capt. Murdoch  Morrison, who predeceased her  was one of the first harbour  masters of Pender Harbour.  Mrs. Morrison was 96 years old  She had many friends on the  coast.  Irtj Xaune* Wkc��m  The beloved words of "The ���  23rd Psalm," are beautifully !  shown on this wall panel.  Embroidered in rich,   glowing  colors ��� it's   an   heirloom   to  treasure!   Pattern  553:   Transfer   .  of  picture 12 x 16 inches;   color  -  chart, directions for framing.  Send THIRTY-FIVE CENTS  in coins (stamps cannot be ac- 5  cepted) for this pattern to The  Coast News, Needlecraft Dept-, ,  60 Front St. West, Toronto, Ont  Print Plainly PATTERN NUMBER, your NAME and ADDRESS.  Send for a copy of 1959 Laura ���  Wheeler Needlecraft Book. It  has lovely designs to order: embroidery, crochet, knitting, weaving, quilting, toys. In the book,  a special sururise to make a  little girl happy ��� a cut-out doll,  clothes to color. Send 25 cents  for this book.  LAND   ACT  NOTTCE OF  INTENTION TO  APPLY  TO  PURCHASE  LAND  In Land Recording District of  Vancouver and situate on Sechelt  Inlet.  TAKE NOTICE that I. John.  William Bowderv. cf 4511 Capi-  lano Road, N-*>r+v> *,r*an.. occupation Radio and T.V. Actor, intends, to anply for oermission to  purchase the following described  land's:���  Commencing at a post planted  at niDe r>ost with brass cap whi^h  is N.E. Corner of L.6214. (Marked on brass) thence East for 9.39  Chains; thence South for 35.23  Chains; thence West'for 24.39  Chains; thence North 'for 16.77 ;  Chains; thence East for 15.00  Xhains; thence North for 18.57  Chains.- and containing 58.283  acres, more or less.  The purpose for which the  land is required is for development of family summer site and  road out access.  John William Bowdery  Dated June 9th, 1959.  By PAT WELSH  Summer residents have arrived en masse, and most cottages are full to overflowing  with happy youngsters and  their pets. Swimming, fishing,  water skiing and skin diving  are in full swing in spite of the  unsettled weather.  Mrs. Si Christiansen of Halfmoon Bay suffered a fractured  leg from a fall while in Vancouver. She is in St. Paul's hos*-  pital. Mrs. E. Stillwell, a daughter and her son Michael have  left for Vancouver.  Mrs. Joan MacDougall and  daughters Donna and Kindree  were recent guests of the Pete  Meuse at Hydaway They returned to Vancouver Saturday.  Jo-anne Potts, Beverly Ness,  James Nygard and Leonard  Graves, pupils of Mrs. M.  Brooke were in Vancouver for  their grade one music exams  last week.  Mrs. I. Hanley will be a busy  hostess next week. Mr. and  Mrs. Morris Hanley and Wanda  of Deep Cove have arrived for  a few days, Wanda will spend  th summer here with her aunt.  On Monday, Mrs. Bullen and  another guest are arriving from  Dawson Creek.  At the Frank Lyons, Irish-  mans Cove, are Miss Arlene  Lloyd, Mrs. Lyons granddaughter and her fiancee Mr. C.  Chestnut.. Frank Lyons who  has been a patient at Shaughnessy Hospital is home again.  The Redwel Ladies Guild  will meet at the Community  Hall on Wed., July 8 at 2 p.m.  when final arrangements for  the annual summer bazaar will  be made? Anyone having work  not handed in, please bring it  along for pricing.  Among those up for the summer at their cottages are the  Chris Daltons, John and Jeremy;   the   Tommy   Campbells,  Lynn and Brucie; Mr. and Mrs.  H. Merilees and daughters; Mr.  and Mrs. T.  Cruise  and children; Mrs. W. Dix and family;  the J.  Cunliffes and   Donald;  Mr. and Mrs. Stuart LeFeaux,  Ruth and Peter; Mr. and Mrs.  Chris Taylor,  Steve  and  Kit:  the Harold Hunts and children;  the Dennis Hunts and children;  Mr. and Mrs. Winton and family and Mr. and Mrs. Pearson  and family.  Guests of Mrs. C. Craig and  her mother Mrs. M.E. Twiss of  Richmond, and her daughter  and husband Mr. and Mrs. S.  Gasperowich, Stephnie and  Terri of Edmonds, Wash.  Mrs. E. Klusendorf is in  North Vancouver for a few  days, guest of her daughter,  Mrs. Woodman.  Another visitor to Vancouver is Mrs. J. Meikle who will  attend the wedding of her cousin this weekend, and see her  medical advisor on Monday.  Weekending here are Mr. and  Mrs. A. Greene, the Don Mac-  Coast NewSj-July 2, 1959.    S  Donalds, Don Ross, Mr. and  Mrs. E. Piper, the Ladner clan,  the Mike Jacksons, Mr. and  Mrs. Kennedy and family, Mr,  and Mrs. Brooke.  Something is catching fire  at Rocket Roller Rink and it is  roller skating racing. Already  competitions are underway  with two lap races for the  younger folk and three or more  lap races for the teenagers.  Harry Stutchberry, the guiding genius. at the rink is trying to build up a competitive  spirit with the idea later on of  having a field day in which*  skaters compete in their age  groups for prizes.  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  Oil Heat  Oil Heat  ESSO Oil Units  Good news ahead for Homeowners  NEW I960 MODELS AVAILABLE NOW ��� REDUCED PRICES  SAVINGS UP TO $100 ON THE NEW ESSO FURNACES  Fully Automatic  5 YEARS WARRANTY ��� 5 YEARS TO PAY  FINANCE PLAN  10% DOWN ��� 5y2% Simple Interest on Unpaid Balance  Free Life Insurance Included  SEE OR PHONE  DUKES & BRADSHAW Ltd. -  YU 8-3443  192S MARINE DR., NORTH VAN.  DAN WHEELER, Gibsons 66 or TED KURLUK, Sechelt 107  Now! An additional  Scotia Plan Service!  The Bank of Nova Scotia's new system of "revolving" credit  Last year the BNS. introduced SCOTIA  PLAN LOANS. The response was so  enthusiastic, the BNS now offers a  second kind of Scotia Plan credit ���  also life-insured at no extra cost to you.  How Scotia Plan  Cheque-Credit Works  1. Select a monthly payment that  you can afford. You then apply for  twelve times that amount.  2- When your application has been  approved you receive a book of  special cheques.  3. Use these cheques whenever you  need funds���good anytime* anywhere in Canada.  4. Each month the BNS sends you  a statement of cheques written, payments to be made, and the amount  of credit still open;  5. Your monthly payment is one-  twelfth of the amount of credit you  have used, so far.  6. As you make a payment, the  amount of the payment becomes  available again for your use.  I���HEXAMPLE.��� ���  Assume you are eligible for  Cheque-Credit up to $600.  You write a cheque for $100.  Your monthly statement  from the BNS will indicate  one cheque used for $100, a  payment due of $8.33 (1/12  of $100), a charge on the  $100 of 500 per month, and  credit remaining of $500.  Find out all about Scotia Plan  Cheque-Credit at your nearest  branch of the BNS, soon. Ask at the  Scotia Plan Department.  THE BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA  MORE THAN 550 BRANCHES ACROSS CANADA AND ABROAD Wilson Creek held a successful Sports' Day recently, thanks  to the combined efforts of the  ���Community Centre and the Par.  ents' Group of Davis Bay  School.  The day began with a costume parade led by May Queen  Leila MacDonald and attendants Heather Lang and Avril  Crucil. There was variety in  the many entrants and the  judges had a difficult task  choosing the winners.  The president of the Community Centre, Mr. Dombroski,  spoke words of welcome and  May Pole dancing by pupils of  Davds Bay school under the direction of Mra Seymour and  Mrs. Hicks followed. Pre-school  Fishing Tackle  Commercial and Sports  Hardware���Dry Goods  BAPCO   PAINT  Interior & Marine  HASSANS STORE  PENDER HARBOUR 182  events were then held. Lunch  was served by the men of the  community. The lunch consisted of hot dogs, hamburgers,  and home made pies.  After the school events the  novelty events were held.  There was an egg toss* for teenagers, a father-son piggy back  race, also a mother-daughter  three-legged race. The muscle  of the community came forth  next for a men's tug of war,  then fbr a ladies' one.  The highlight of the day was  an open mile event. Rounding  out the afternoon's activities  was a Little League Baseball  game between Wilson Creek  and Sedhelt at which the May  Queen presented the shield and  medallion for the pupil with  the most points on sports day  to Kenneth Johnson and the  other prizes.  During the day and at the  dance in the evening the Teen  Ager's Club sold refreshments.  Wilson Creek thanks all who  helped make the first annual  sports day a success. The following is a list of winners in  the   various events.  Costume Parade: Douglas  and Julie Mitten as Me Jane  and Me Tarzan.  Dash, boys 7 and under, Martin Zral.  Sack race, boys 7 and under,  Michael Jackson.  NOTICE OF SALE  Notice is hereby given that the following described  Crown lots, located one mile south east of Sechelt, will be  offered for sale at  PUBLIC  AUCTION  to be held in the office of the Forest Ranger, Sechelt, B.C.,  at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 29th, 1959.  DESCRIPTION UPSET PRICE  Lots 43, 44, 49, 50, 51, $200.00 per lot  52, 53 and 54 of Lot 72  of Lot 1329, Group 1  New Westminster District, Plan 8433  One quarter of the final purchase prices of the lots  acquired at auction must be paid at the time of sale, with the  balance payable in three equal annual instalments, or alternately, payment may be made in full. Interest is levied at the  rate of 41/��% per annum on defetrred payments.  All payments made at the time of sale must be in cash  or by certified cheque. Uncertified cheques will not be accepted.  Further .information relative to the terms and conditions of sale may be obtained from the Land Commissioner,  (Government Agent), Court House, Vancouver, B.C., or from  the Superintendent of Lands, Department of Lands and Forests, Victoria, B.C. Plans showing the location and dimensions  of these lots will be available for inspection at the offices of  either of the aforementioned officials, or may be purchased  .from the Legal Surveys Division, Department of Lands and  Forests, Victoria, B:C: 7"'���"" -"���'���*"'*"'     -    /Victoria, B.C. E. W. BASSETT,  ; June 19, 1959.   ��� Deputy Minister of Lands.  Rogers Plumbing  PRICES LOWER THAN THE CATALOGUES  SOME LESS THAN WHOLESALE  3/4" Copper     30c foot  Chromium Plated Traps       2.10  Range Boilers     ...    $19.50  New Close-Coupled English Toilets        $29.50  White Bathroom Set, everything complete .... $129.50  Stainless Sink     $13.90  4" Soil Pipe    $4.90 per 5 ft. length  Pembroke Baths, white enamelled       $55.00  4" Vitrified Tees for Septic Tank $2.50  200 gal. Septic Tanks, Delivered       $48.50  3" Copper Tubing  $1.49 per foot  1/2" Hard Copper Tubing    20c per foot  1/2" Elbow    10c  1/2" Tee         13c  iy2" Galvanized Pipe, 20* lengths   55c per foot  WE NOW SELL PLASTIC PIPE & FITTINGS  1/2" to iy2" ��� S & S Catalogue Prices  No.  40 GLASSLINED ELECTRIC TANK  2 Elements ��� 3,000 Watts ��� 10 Years Guarantee  ONLY $93  No. 30 GLASSLINED ELECTRIC TANK  2 Elements ��� 10 Years Guarantee  ONLY  $79  COMPARE CATALOGUE PRICES ��� YOU SAVE  $10 ON EACH OF THESE TANKS  COPPER PIPE from 3/16" to 3"  Soft and Hard Copper  MODERN PLUMBING ROUGHED IN  Average House ��� $250  Goods Satisfactory or Money Refunded  GIBSONS  Phones  BOX 197 STORE 339 ��� RESIDENCE 105Y  i.i- iiiu..i.i.llt|| umiyiMlliynilllllllllHH m-iJ-ii-u-M  3 legged, boys 7 and under,  Martin Zral and Michael Jackson.  Dash, boys 8 and 9, Barry  MacDonlad; girls., Leilani' Seymour.  3 legged race, boys 8 and 9,  Barry MacDonald and Alex  Forbes; girls, Leilani Seymour  and Dawn Chamberlin.  . Sack race, boys 8 and 9, Brian   Higginson;    girls,    Leilani  Seymour.  Broad jump, boys 8 and 9,  Barry MacDonald girls, Nancy  LeWarne.  Dash, boys 10-12, Kenneth  Johnson; girls, Eloise Delong.  3 legged race, boys 10-12,  Mark Seymour and Kenneth  Johnson; girls, Eloise Delong  and Ruby Stroshein.  oyal visit on radio  High jump, boys, 10-12, Kenneth Johnson; girls, Eloise Delong.  Broad jump, boys 10-12, Kenneth Johnson; girls, Vicki Lee  Franski.  Boys relay race, Kenneth  Johnson, Allan Erickson, Trevor  MacDonald,  Gordon Kraft.  Girls rela3*- race, Gail Ritchie  Pamela Jackson, Royleen Nygren, Colleen Gray.  Mile event, Ron Sim.  4    Coast News,  July 2,  1959.  Here are the TV and radio  times covering CBC broadcasts  of Royal visit events starting  with July 2 for radio and July  6 for TV:  TELEVISION  July 6, 11 a.m. Royal Visit  from Chicago.  July 9, 6.30 p.m., Calgary  Stampede.  July) 15, 10.15 a.m.,\The Hy-.  ack Anvil Battery, New Westminster, repeated at 11.32 p.m.  July 16, 10.15 a.m., "Indian  Days" from Nanaimo, repeated  at 10:30 p.m.  July 30, 31.30 p.m., Harness  racing from Charlottetown,  P.E.I.  Aug. 1, 10.45 a.m., i-resenta-  tion of the Queen's Colors to  Royal Canadian Navy at Halifax.  Aug. 1, 4 p.m., State dinner  and address to the Nation.  Aug. 1, 6 p.m., Departure  aboard Britannia, from Halifax.  RADIO  July 2, 5 p.m., Stratford  Shakespearean  Festival  July 9, 6.30 p.m., Calgary  Stampede.  July 11, 2 p.m, Arrival at  Kamloops.  July 15, 10.15 a.m., Hyack  Artvil Battery*, '��� New Westminster.  July 16, 10.15 a.m., "Indian  Days" from Naiaimo.  July 16, 5 p.m., Welcome to  Victoria, repeated at 7.30 p.m.  July 26, 7.30 a.m., Church  Service from Port Hope, Ont.  '/  preceded by a talk by Leonard  Brcckington entitled "The  Crown and the Church".  July 30, 11.30 p.m., Harness  racing from Charlottetown,  P.E.I.  ; Aug. 1, 10.45 p.m., Presentation of the Queen's colors to  Royal Canadian Navy at Halifax.  Aug. 1, 4 p.m., State dinner  and address to the nation.  Aug. 1, 6 p.m., Departure  aboard Britannia, from Halifax  Some 900,000 Canadians depend on the fisheries for their  livelihood.  Guaranteed Watch &  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attenition  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  ECHELT THEATRE  FRI.} SAT. ��� JULY 3 & 4  ALAN LADD ��� DIANNE FOSTER  Deep Six  TECHNICOLOR  MON., TUES. ��� JULY 6 & 7  LEO GENN ��� KIERON MOORE  Steel Bayonet  WED., THURS. ��� JULY 8 & 9  AUDIE MURPHY ��� EDDIE ALBERT  Gun Runners  Make Reservations Early for July 1 Dinner  Full Course Turkey Dinner $1-65  5 p.m. to 8.30 p.m.  DANNY'S DINING R  Phone GIBSONS 140  ��� II  ..youte seeing Ihem everywhere!  Mifiex features 3tno exits cost?  2-Speed Non-Stalling Electric  Wipers ��� Fresh Air Heater and  Defroster ��� Laminated Glass  Wraparound Windshield ��� Five  Passenger Comfort ��� Four Door  Convenience ��� Extra Spacious  Trunk ��� Economy Carburetor ���  Hydraulic Foot Brake ��� Steering  Column Gear Shift ��� Level Ride  Suspension.  THE BRITISH CARS BUILT AND BACKED BY GENERAL MOTORS...  SERVICE AVAILABLE EVERYWHERE ON THE NORTH AMERICAN CONTINENT!  MORE VAUXHALLS THAN EVER BEFORE ARE TAKING THEIR HAPPY  OWNERS AROUND IN ECONOMICAL STYLE. FIND OUT NOW WHY  VAUXHALL, IN ITS CLASS, IS THE CAR OF THE YEAR!  Chances are you have already noticed the growing number of Vauxhalls on  the road. And still the demand increases! In fact, Vauxhall is having the  most spectacular sales increase of any car in its class! Why? That's easy...  Vauxhall offers you so much more for your money (see left) ���  Now see your local Vauxhall dealer.  V-I259C  en  WILSON CREEK  PHONE SECHELT 10 COMING EVENTS  July 4, Roberts Creek Legion  Bingo and Social, 8 p.m. All  welcome.  July 10, 2 p.m., Eastern Star  Tea and Home Cooking. R.  Cumming home, Beach Ave.,  Roberts Creek  July 11, Rebekah Lodge 76,  Home Bake Sale, ip a.m., Bal's  Block, Gibsons.  The happy family skates together at Rocket Rink. Open  Monday through Saturday,  Welcome visitors.  BINGO, Gibsons Legion Hall,  Monday nights, 8 p.m. Everybody; welcome.  Invitation to all to attend the  double Golden Wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs.  Clare Chamberlin and Mr. and,  Mrs. Claye Chamberlin to be  held in the Legion Hall, Gibsons, July 4, 8 p.m.  Open house at the home of  Mrs. Irene Hunter, Gibsons, on  Sunday, July 5, from 1 p.m. for  the anniversary of my parents,  Mr. and Mrs. Claye Chamberlin  FOUND  Outboard motor submerged in  lake ; near Pender Harbour.  Claimant may take possession  by proving ownership and paying salvage. Write Box 545,  Coast News.   '.-*'*��� ,      tfn  A place to get take out service  We suggest local grown fried  half chicken with French fried  potatoes from DANNY'S. Ph.  Gibsons 140.  WANTED  DEATH NOTICE  OPILKA ��� Passed away suddenly June 24, 1959, Andrzej  Opilka,, aged 38, of Sechelt,  B.C. Survived by his mother  in Poland. Graveside funeral  service Wednesday morning,  July 1, 1959, in Seaview Cemetery. Graham Funeral Home  directors.  EVERETT ��� Passed away suddenly) June 26, 1959, Caroline  Diane Everett of Selma Park,  agect 8 years. Survived by her  parents, 1 brother and 1 sister  at home and her grandparents.  Funeral? service Tuesday, June  30, 2 p.m. from Wilson Creek  Unitd Church, Rev. R.R. Morrison officiating Interment Seaview Cemetery. Graham Funeral Home Directors. ' "  MILVAIN ��� on June 26, 1959,  Isabel Milvain, of Pender Harbour, B.C., passed away sud-.  denly in her 67th year. Survived by 3 daughters, Mrs. Janet  Lyons, Mrs. Judith Fletcher of  Pender Harbour, and Mrs.  Charlotte Taylor, Port Hardy,  ,1 sister, Mrs, J.M. Allen, Vancouver, 1 brother Wm. Urquart  Burnaby, 3 grandchildren. Private funeral service Tuesday,  June 30, 3 p.m. from Nunn &  Thomson, 10th and Cambie,  Vancouver, Rev. Canon Greene  officiating. Interment Mountain: View Cemetery. No flowers by. request. .Donations to  S.P.C.A. will be gratefully acknowledged? Remains were forwarded to Vancouver by Graham Funeral Home.  CARD OF THANKS ~~  The Elphinstone High School  wishes to thank all who so  kindly supplied flowers for the  graduating banquet and ceremonies.  WORK WANTED "  Capable baby sitter. Phone Gibsons 145Y.  ANNOUNCEMENT  Painting, interior and exterior,  paper hanging, hourly or contract. Reasonable rates. Estimates free. Ron Orchard, Sechelt 69X.  Sewing machine and small appliance repairs. Speedy service. Bill Sheridan, Selma  Park. Phone Sechelt 69X or  Gibsons 130. 2-12-c  < ��� II- Mr��� ���������. ��� ���. i      ������    ��� ,i -   i .-  Tree falling, topping, or removing lower limbs for view.  Insured work from. Port Mellon to Pender Harbour. Phortfe  Gibsons 33 7F.   Marvin  Volen.  tfn  Kitchen cabinets, chests of  drawers, writing desks, coffee  tables, end and night tables,  screen doors and windows, and  anything in unpainted furniture made to order.  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  INSURANCE ���"������'������  '-���     ~7~  Fire, Auto, Liability. Prompt  courteous service. Totem Realty,  Gibsons.  TOTEM FLASHES  Welcome summer visitors.  The fun starts July 1st at noon.  Big parade through Gibsons,  races, water sports, games, all  to please you. Support it, enjoy it. The Sunhine Coast likes  you. We like you, our residents,  past, present and future.  Let us help you in your  search for the ideal property  We can save you time and money;.  Over 120 feet level beach, 2  bedrooms, all conveniences,  southern exposure. A shady  park, unequalled anywhere.  Full price only $12,600 on  terms.  The Queen is Crowned! !!!  1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the  Kinsmen Playground. 5 talented beauties on parade.  One acre semi waterfront  home, greenhouse, fireplace.  Nicely landscaped. Relaxed retirement. $5500 on easy terms.  Exclusive location, level lot.  All services, only Vz block to  the best beach anywhere. Only  $1250.  Water sports, 3 p.m., municipal float, be there.  Here's room to move around.  5 acres, lots of trees, ferry  dock and beach only a mile  away. A bargain at $1250.  Exceptional semi-waterfront  two bedroom home, all electric  Carport, large workshop, Tremendous view of all Howe  Sound. Quiet surroundings.  Full price, $14,200 on convenient terms.  Open air dancing, 9 p.m.,Super Valu parking lot, Scottish  dancers too, All prize Draw.  Right in the heart of Gibsons  we offer a terrific subdivision  potential, 11 acres level land,  all services. A real investment  on easy terms. Let us show you.  AND  An  exclusive  Subdivision  Coming soon. Watch for it.  In your spare time, drop in  and see us during the holidays.  On our staff we have 2 grandmothers," T grandfather, 1 hew  father, 1 bachelor and 1 teenager all willing to help you.  See us soon at  NOTARY IN OUR OFFICE  TOTEM REALTY  Owned and operated by  Harold Wilson.  GIBSONS?' B. C.  PROPERTY FOR SALE  WATERFRONTAGE  PENDER HARBOUR  ESTATES  in the heart of  PENDER HARBOUR  3 miles north of Madeira Park  By owner, R.W. Allen  TU  3-2440  PROPERTY WANTED 1  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.  TO RENT  1 bedroom house, full plumbing. Furnished. Phone Sechelt  217.  Cosy one bedroom home, modern, warm, secluded, only $30  3 rom cottage, close in at Gibsons, cold water tap, suitable  for couple or single person,.$15  per month, on permanent basis. Phone  Gibsons 297G.  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  CONSTRUCTION  BUILDING    CONSTRUCTION  ?   ALTERATIONS  KITCHEN CABINETS  Dump  trucks for  hire,   sand,  gravel and crushed rock.  BULLDOZING  ROY GREGGS  Halfmoon Bay  Phone Sechelt 183G  Deal with   Confidence  with  TOM DUFFY  SECHELT REALTY  AND INSURANCE  Member of  Vancouver Real Estate Board  & Multiple Listing. Service  Canadian Association of  Real Estate Boards  B.C. Association of  Real Estate Boards  & Multiple Listing Service  Insurance Agents Assoc of B.C.  Waterfront ��� Good Anchorage  Lots ��� Acreage ��� Farm land  Dwellings  Write: Box 155, Sechelt, B.C.  Phone Sechelt 22, 158 or 93Y  or better still call at our office  We will be pleased to serve  you  Need  a well drilled. Box  543  Coast News.  DRUMMOND REALTY  We  have buyers, and require  listings  Always has good buys  Notary Public  Gibsons Phone 39  Gibsons ��� Brand new listing  ��� 2 b.r. home, furnished, .basement, on splendid view property all cleared and fenced,  100 x 120, near everything.  Only $7950 on terms. Totem  Realty,  Gibsons 44.  MISC. FOR SALE  1949 Ford Panel, 4 new tires  and tubes, new battery and  clutch. $150 or nearest offer.  Phone Gibsons  177.  53A" nylon sockeye net, used  5 weeks. Price $300. Phone Sechelt 183F. ���   Kitchen suite, Bendix washer,  chesterfield and chair, miscellaneous articles. Call Sechelt  59Y after 5.30. *  Frigidaire electric range, fully automatic, built in deep fryer, 2 years old, new condition.  $200. Phone Gibsons 348 after  6 p.m.  Organically grown new potatoes at Ckarman's farm. 5c per  lb. Please bring your own containers.  Good cookstove, James Thomson, Middlepoint, Halfmoon  Bay.   Used Taylor safe, excellent con  dition,. suitable. for small accountant's office or business  requiring fire protection for  essential records. For information phone TU 3-2367.  10 ft. fibreglass boat, 3 hp.  Johnson outboard; W electric  drill, 5 gal. crock. Phone Gibsons 19H.  Fishing vessel, lengith 24'6",  width 9', Grey engine with  trolling gear. At anchor, west  side of Porpoise Bay  2 room trailer, Kite, factory  built, sleeps 4, sink, propane  slove, oil heat, fridge, ready to  go $1800 cash. Phone Sechlet  18M, 4 p.m.  to  7  p.m.  Allstate motor scooter, good  condition, Price $100. Charlie  Lee, Madeira Park. Phone TU  3-2607.  Wanted ��� electric pump, Box  537,  Coast News.  Capital available for investment in mine on Sunshine  Coast. Totem Realty,  Gibsons.  Used furniture, or what have  you? Al's Used Furniture, Gibsons Phone 243.  WATCH REPAIRS  , Watch and Jewelry Repairs.  Marine Men's Wear. Agents for  W. H. Grassie. Fast reliable service, tfn  For Guaranteed Watch and  Jewelry Repairs, see Chris's  Jewelers, Sechelt. Work done on  the premises. tfn  DIRECTORY  RAN VERNON  Construction ������ Alterations  Repairs ��� Concrete work  Sand, gravel & cr. rock.  Special  price   on   gravel   fill.  Gibsons  173Q. tfn  House trailer, factory built,  1958 model, 15 ft., propane  equipped, wired electricity,  sleeps 4. H.R. Holgate, Welcome Beach, Halfmoon Bay,  Sechelt 183R.  Good selection of doors in good  condition; Used windows all  sizes, big and small; large oil  heater; new Rockgas kitchen  rangette and tanks. $100.50  cash. Phones Gibsons 339, Res.  105Y. ���.     *   Almost new Gurney oil stove,  with Cyclos oil burner, $125.  Terms, $50 cash, balance when  I can overtake you. Rogers  Plumbing, Phones 339, 105Y,  Gibsons.  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.  Good crop of hay. Also 2 bedroom home with waterfront  property. Good harbour. W.  Scoular, Pender Harbour. Ph.  TU 3-2396.  G.E. Electric frig, or will trade  for rough land. Ph Gibsons 147  Used windows, all sizes, for  sale, Vz price. Rogers Plumbing, Gibsons. Phones 339 &  105Y. x  . ;��� ��� ',l .'    .; ,i  Top soil- cement gravel, washed and screened, road gravel  and fill. Delivered and spread.  Phone Gibsons'148M or Sechelt  22. tfn  Boat rental business, well established. Equipment in HHt  class sha'jbe; Splendid future,  Pender Harbour area. Totem1  Realty, Gibsons  Sewing done in my own home.  Mrs. W. Fuhrmann  Reid Rd- Gibsons 95M  T WIRING  See Dave  Gregerson for your  .wiring and electric heating.  Pender Harbour  Phone TU 3-2384  *.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. S1COTTE  BULLDOZING SERVICE  Land  Clearing  Road Building  Logging ��� Landscaping  FREE ESTIMATES  Phone 232 ��� Gibsons  GIBSONS  BUILDING SUPPLIES  LTD.  "WE CARRY THE STOCK"  Phone Gibsons 53  LET US HELP YOU  PLAN NOW  CLYDE  PARNWELL  XY SERVICE  Radio   and   Flectrical   Repairs  Phone Gibsons 93R  BRICKLAYER  Alex Simpkins  R.R.  1, Gibsons 217Q  SIM ELECTRIC LTD.  all types  ELECTRICAL  WORK  Phone Sechelt  161  Eves. 130 or 19R  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  A.   E.   RITCHEY  TRACTOR  WORK  Clearing,   Grading,  Excavating  Bulldozing, Clearing Teeth  FOR RENTAL  Arches, Jacks, Pumps  Air Compressor, Rock Drill  Phone Gibsons 176  SMITH'S HEATING  CHIMNEY & OIL STOVES  SERVICED  Phone Gibsons   177K  PENINSULA TV  Sales and Service  Headquarters for  FLEETWOOD  RCA VICTOR  HALLICR AFTERS  TV ��� Radio ������ Hi-Fi  Phone Gibsons 303  Gravel Hauling and Topsoil  Ditch Digging and Culverts  Bulldozing  Phone FRANK WHITE  TUrner  3-2392  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  L. GORDON BRYANT  NOTARY PUBLIC  at  Jay-Bee Furniture and  Appliance Store  Office Phone,  Gibson* 99  House Phone*. Gibsons 119  .  PENINSULA  ACCOUNTING ^ERVICE  All Types of Accounting  Problems Expertly Attended  Village Enterprises Bldg.  Sechelt  Office Open 9 a.m. ��� 5 p.m.  Daily  Phone Sechelt 37  DIRECTORY  (Corgi-mad)  PENINSULA     CLEANERS  Cleaners  for the Sechelt  Peninsula  Phone  GIBSONS 100  A. M. CAMPBELL  REFRIGERATION  SALES AND SERVICE  Commercial Domestic  Wilson Creek  Phone Sechelt 83Q  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  FOR ANYTHING ELECTRICAL  call  Sun-Co Electric Co. Ltd.  WIRING and HEATING  We  Serve  the  Peninsula  Bob Little ��� Phone Gibsons 162  .HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  Cold Weld Process  Engine Block Repairs  Arc, Acy. Welding  Precision Machinists  Phone 54 Residence 152  PENINSULA  FUELS  W.   FUHRMANN. prop.  Wood, coal, Prest-o-logs  Phone Gibsons 95M  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  *  Boots ��� Shoes -��� Slippers  *  Luggage  *  Jewellery ��� watches  Clocks ��� Electric shavers  Necklaces ��� earrings ��� ringy  etc., etc.  Phone 2  ���  Gibsons, B.C.  SAND ��� GRAVEL  CEMENT  BUILDING MATERIALS  TRUCK & LOADER RENTAL  FOR DRIVEWAYS, FILL, etc.  SECHELT  BUILDING   SUPPLIES  Phone Sechelt 60  Evenings,  173  or 234  VILLAGE  GENERAL REPAIR  SECHELT  Next to bus depot.  . LAWN MOWERS  SAWS, APPLIANCES  J.   Postlethwaite  "Sharp-all, Fix-all"  Phone Sechelt 94.  "DORIS BEAUTY SALON  GIBSONS  Up to date hair styling  Permanents  For appointment Ph Gibsons 38  GIBSONS PLUMBING  Heating.  Plumbing  Quick,  efficient service  Phone Gibsons 98R  TRADER'S ACCOUNTING  SYNDICATE  Public accountants  Stationery supplies  Box 258,   Gibsons  Fhones: Gibsons (office) 251. ���  (res) 285  Hours, 8:30 to 5, Mon. to Fri  or by appointment  " TRADESMAN  Painting, Decorating  Rolling, Paperhanging  Clean, dependable work  guaranteed  VICTOR  DAOUST  R.R. 1, Gibsons. Ph. 263G.  See us for all your knitting  requirements. Agents for Mary  Maxim Wool.  GIBSONS   VARIETIES  Phone Gibsons 34R  MISS BEVERLY GRAVELING  Your AVON representative  Phone Sechelt 228M  WANT AD RATES  . Condensed style 3 cents word,  minimwn 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.    ,  Boy nuTobers 25c exjj&a.  Cash with order. A*Hw* charge  is 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.  Legals ���r 17 cents per count  line for first insertion then 13c  per count line for consecutive  insertions.  Ci?<5��ifiM a��*w<-r+ic_��men-s deadline 5 p.m. Tuesday.  Coast News, July 2, "1959.    5  Many attend  piano recital  On the evening of June 24  an audience of more than 100  attended a piano recital by students of Betty Allen, held  again this year in the home of  Mr. and Mrs. H.B. Gordon,  West Sechelt.  Players in the orCer of their  appearance on the first portion  of the program were Tommy  Jackson, Gail Braun, Laurel  Postlethwaite, a pupil'of Anne  Lang, Gail Newton, Eloise De-  Long, Bonnie Stewart, Ardis  Crowston, Merilee Fahrni and  Heather Lang, Linda Yates, Ar-  lene Mason, Marilyn Macey,  Arlene Johnsn, Carol Moore-  house and Patty Smith, Carol  Enemark, a pupil of Mrs. Hague  Jaye Lynn Braun and Leila  MacDonald.  Betty ended the first section with a particularly Expressive execution of Chopin's  Waltz in C Sharp Minor and  Scherzo in B Flat Minor.  Following a brief intermission, the program continued  with selections by Phyllis Tyson, Pauline Liste, Ricky Marsh  Merilee Fahrni, Heather Lang  and  Caralee  Johnson.  Sharan Stewart and. Anne  Lang, both in their 10th grade  under Mrs. Allen, displayed excellent co-ordination and expression in the dual rendition  of Brahms' Hungarian Dance  and Chopin's Polonaise.  Janet Kruse, Dianne McDonald, Patty Smith, Gail  Greggain, Carol Moorhouse,  Sharan Stewart and Anne Lang  completed the. second portion  of the program with solos which  showed care and feeling in  their presentations. Betty Allen concluded the recital with  Debussy's Arabesque No. I and  No. II and Liszt's Hungarian  Rhapsody No. 6, a thrilling end  to an evening of excellent performances.  Mrs. Gordon served refreshi-  ments at the conclusion of the  program.  It)  ricnic results  Results of the races at the  Gibsons United Sunday School  picnic June 27 are:  Girls, 3, 4, 5 ��� 1, Debbie  Clark and Kathrine 'Potter; 2'  Christine Hayden; 3, Denise  Clark. Boy,s, 1, Barry Holden;  2, Robin Barendregt; 3, Jannie  Annat.  Girls, 6 & 7 ��� 1, Betty Wallis; 2, Pam Boyes; 3, Lyn Ward.  Eoys, 1, Malcolm Winn; 3,  Glen Stubbs. ;  Girls 8 & 9 ��� 1, Donna Leg;  2, Gale Diller. Boys, 1, Bruce  Marshall; 2, Stanley Cook, 3,  Ian Hunter.  Girls, 10 ��� 1, Marilyn Lymer, 2, Jerry Winn; 3, Lorna  Sneddon. Boys, 1, Robbie Boyes  Girls, 11 & 12 ��� 1, Karen  Porter; 2, Pat Winn; 3, Linda  Peterson. Boys, 1, Dal Crosby;  2, Patrick Winn; 3, Randy  Boyes.  Church Services  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomews,    Gibson*  Holy   Communion,   11:15  a.m.  11 a.m. Matins  Si. Aidan's. Roberts Creek  3:00 p.m. Evensong  St. Hilda's    Sechelt  7.30 p.m. Evensong  PORT MELLON  The Community Chusch  7:30 p.m. Evensong  ST. MARY'S  CHURCH  Pender Harbour  8 a.m. Holy Communion  11 a.m. Morning Prayer  Redroofs Community Hall  Evening Service, 7:30 p.m.  UNITED  Gibsons  11 a.m. Divine Service  Roberts C-eek. 2 p.m  Wilson   Creek  3:30 p.m. Divine Service  ST.'VINCENT'S  Holy Family, Sechelt,    9 a-CQ.  St. Mary's, Gibsons, 10.30 a.m.  Port   Mellon,   first   Snndav   of  each month at 11.35 a.m.  PENTECOSTAL  11  a.m. Devotional  7:30 p.m. Evangelistic Service  Mid-week services as  announced  CHRISTIAN SCIENTISTS  Church service and Sunday  School, 11 a.m. in Roberta  Creek United Church  Bethel Baptist Church  7:30 PM.,  Wed., Prayer  11:15 A.M., Worship Servies*  Pender Harbour Tabernada  1200 a.m. Morning  Service  7:30 p,m, Wednesday    Pray*'  er Meeting 6    Coast News,   July 2,  195P.  "echelt news items  BY MRS. A.A. FRENCH  Winning the Canadian Legion  and L.A. award for best, all  around students at Sechelt were  Janey Whitaker, Valerie Swanson, Pauline Liste, and Vincent  Have it neanei  with oar  team Cleaner  I  WELDING  ELECTRIC ��� ACETYLENE  TIRES  Goodyear - Firestone - Fisk  Solnik's  SERVICE STATION  SECHELT HIGHWAY.  Phone GIBSONS 220K  I  We have the  Answer to Your  Freezer   Questions  We carry a full line of  Tubs, Cartons, Bags.  Wrappers, Tapes Pencils, etc. to take proper  care of all your freezer  requirements.  Ask us, we will, be pleas-  ed to assist you. Gov't  approved freezer Booklets on request, FREE!  I  c  J-  Half of Wfaole  CANADA  TENDERS  SEALED TENDERS addressed to  the undersigned and endorsed  "TENDER FOR R.C.M.P. DETACHMENT QUARTERS, GIBSONS LANDING. B.C.", will be  received in'the office of the Secretary rnt.il 3:00 *o.m. (E.D.S.T.),  WEDNESDAY,. JULY 29, 1959.  Plans and specification can be  seen and forms of tender obtained at the offices of the Chief  Architect, Department of Public  Works, Ottawa, Ontario, the District Architect. 1110 West  Georgia Street, Vancouver. B.C..  and can be seen at the Post Office at Gibsons, B.C.  To be considered each tender  miist be accompanied by one of  the alternative securities .called  for in the tender documents.  Tenders must be. made on the  printed forms supplied by the  DDartment and in accordance  with the conditions set forth  therein. '  The Department, through the  Chief Architect's office, or  through th-3 undersigned, or  through th? office of the Dis-  trM Architect at Vancouver,  B.C., will supply blue-prints and  s-oe^if'cation of the work on de-  ���n'osit of a sum of S25.00 in the  fTm of a CERTIFIED bank  cheque or money-order payable  to ih" order of the RECEIVER  GENERAL OF CANADA. The  deposit, will be released on return of the blue-prints and specification in good condition within a month from the date of reception of tenders. If not returned within that period the  deoosit will be forfeited.  The lowest or anv tender not  necessarily accepted.  ROBERT FORTIER.  Chief of' Administrative' Services,  and Secretary.  Departjhent of Public Works,  Ottawa," June 22,  1959.  Zral. The presentation was made  by the L.A. president Mrs. I.  Biggs. Other awards went to  Heather Lang, Linda Yates, and  Leila MacDonald, presented by  Mr. J. Strachan. Awards also  went to Gladys LeWame, Claus  R i t c h e r, Dianne MacDonald,  Michael Moorhouse, Laurel  Postlethwaite, Gail Swanson,  Laurelle Sheridan, and Clyde  Higginson. Some of the best of  the pupil's work may be sent to  the fall fair at Gibsons.  Mrs. D. Tierney from Vancouver is visiting Mrs. Alice Batchelor.  Miss Barbara Billingsley of  Vancouver is visiting her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Billingsley.  Visiting in England for six  months is Mrs. Jack Redman.  She is making Maidenhead her  headquarters.  Mr. and Mrs. J. Northcott, new  comers to Sechelt, have purchased the Evans property on Marine  Drive.  Mr. and Mrs. T. Fitzgerald are  in their new home.  Mr. and Mrs. Art Kennedy of  Lang Bay were recent visitors of  Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Kennedy.  They attended a Masonic Lodge  meeting at which Gordon received his third degree.  St. Hilda's Anglican Church  he]d its annual summer tea in  the Parish Hall. It was formally  opened by Mrs. C. R. Harbord  and guests were welcomed by  W. A. president Mrs. Alice  Batchelor. Presiding at the urns  were Mrs. M. Froom, Mrs. F.  French, and Mrs. G. H. Findlay.  Sirs. D. Browning and Mrs. G.  Gray were in charge of the miscellaneous stall, Mrs. D. Erick-  son was in charge of the Remembrance cloth and Mrs. J.  Northcote, Mrs. E. Redman and  Mrs. W. B. Billingsley in charge  of home cooking. Mrs. N. Mack-  din was in <jharge of tickets, Mrs.  L. Potts served with Mrs. H.  Duffy. Mrs. Boggust, Mrs. B.  Wakefield, and Mrs. Nettie Han-  en were in charge of the kitchen.  Mrs. C. . Luckn was the general  convenor. The door prize was  won by Mrs. Dombroski and the  children's prize was won by  Kathie Kennedy.  The West End Social Club held  held its annual picnic at the  home of Mr. and Mrs. Stone of  Secret Cove. There were 28 members present.  The largest scholarship awarded this year at the University  of B. C. went to John Dickson  Moose of Haney. The award was  the DuPont scholarship for  mathematics and science. Mr.  Woore is brother of Mrs. Doris  Thompson of the Sechelt Elementary school.  Calling on Mrs. French after  many years was Miss Monica  Tireman, whose father is the  office of the British Trade Commissioner in Vancouver, Miss  Tire-man's father was manager  ���of the Sechelt Hotel in 1922.  She notes many changes in the  area.  Corporal and Mrs. Nels Cum-  mings from Prince Rupert are  visiting friends here.  Mrs. S. V. Thomson from Seattle is visiting Mrs. Stan Parker.  'This is her first visit and she  is impressed with the beauty of  the peninsula.  Roberts Greek  farewell party  On June 22 at the home of  Mrs. Clara Graham the congregation of the Roberts Creek  United Church held a tea and  garden party' to honor two  members of the congregation  who are leaving the district.  Mrs. Jones, who has been  organist for over five years is  leaving with her family to live  in West Vancouver arid Miss  Mary Vigar is returning to  England after two' years in the  province as ari exchange teacher.  It was a sunny, afternoon and  pleasant sitting on the lawn  overlooking the sea. Tea was  served by Mrs. Sturgeon, Mrs.  Graham and Mrs. Service, assisted by . Ann Service. After  tea the guests of honor were  presented . with corsages and  parting gifts with the good  wishes of all for their future  hacpiness. Present included  Rev. and Mrs. D. Donaldson,  Mr. and Mrs. A. Funnell, Mr.  P. Long, Mrs. McMahon, Mrs.  Isabel McDonald, Mrs. Woods,  Mrs. Bernhof, Mrs. Lidstone,  Mrs. Paquette, Mrs. Swanson,  Mrs.  Skinner.  ANNUAL TEA  On June 5 the WA. of the  Roberts Creek United church  welcomed friends and neighbors to the annual tea and sale  of home cooking. The affair  was quite successful and everyone enjoyed a pleasant afternoon. '"���''"  FOR SALE  Radio and television actress Vita Linder, gets tips on kee-^ng fit  from Toronto physical��� training expert Lloyd Percival. An authority on sports, Percival gives professional instruction each week to  athletes and would-be-athletes on Sports College, his, Saturday-morning program on the Trans-Canada network of CBC radio.  *���' ' ��� ��� .  . ���-         I... i     ���. i ���, ������ ���   ii        i i >        '       ��� ������  Retarded children are  helped by volunteers  Wednesday evening, June 17,  the Sechelt and District * Association for Retarded Children  held their last meeting of the  season at Sechelt school. The  Sechelt Kinsmen have shown  an interest in the Association's  endeavours. Once again three  of their members were present  at the meeting and for this they  are thanked.  During the month of June,  classes were held for the retarded children of School District No. 46 in the Anglican  church hall at. Sechelt on Thurs  day and Friday each week.  These classes were held to give  some idea of how transportation would work and give pupil�� and teachers a chance to  meet.  Thanks to the school board  the children from the Roberts  Creek and Gibsons areas are  able to travel to Sechelt in empty high school buses driven by  Mr. Yates and Mr. Garry. The  Pender Harbour people have  been forced to depend on private cars as there is a gap in  the school bus service at that  end. Perhaps when the Pender  Harbour people read this they  will discuss the matter with  friends and find some people  willing to drive the children  down for the two or three  school days each week next  term.  Mrs. Hubert  Evans of Rob-  Printed Pattern  Wonderful for work, cool for  shopping, ideal for all day- Whip  nip this casual shirtwaist in criep  cotton or drip-dry blend to travel  everywhere 'round the seasons,  it's sew-very-easy.  Printed Pattern 9320: Misses'  Sizes 12, 14, 16, 18, 20; 40, 42.  Size 16 takes 4*,�� yards 35-inch?  Printed directions on each pattern part. Easier, accurate.  Send FIFTY CENTS (,50c) in  coins (stamps cannot be accepted) for this pattern. Please print  plainly SIZE, NAME, ADDRESS,  STYLE NUMBER.  -��� Send your order to MARIAN  MARTIN, care of. the Coast  News, Pattern Dept., 60 Front  St. West, Toronto, Ont  ertsi Creek kindly took on the  task of teaching the class with  the help of Mrs. Jean Klein of  Pender Harbour. These two  have in the six days they have  been with the children, given  them something to be happy  about, something that is theirs  alone. For most of them who  have been denied the right to  go to school, here at last is ari  opportunity to climb aboard  the yellow school bus or come  by car to attend a class with  others where they are given  things to do at their own level  of ability.  The hope is that the association will become stronger  through the assistance of the  people of the Sunshine Coast  and help provide this much  needed special .class for the si*  children of school age arid those  of pre-school age who will be  needing the help. At present  the association works on a slim  budget ��� a small grant administered by the school board.  Both Mrs. Evans and Mrs.  Klein have given their services  free this month so that there  may be something on hand to  buy much needed school supplies for the class next term.  The association welcomes  anyone interested in the welfare of\ children at the meetings to add their moral support. These children can, with  training, become useful and ac  ceptable citizens within the  community instead of -social  outcasts and a burden on the  public.  ATTEND  CHURCH  ;- Members of the YMCA Camp  ^Elphinstone staff descended on  Gibsons Sunday morning to attend church service. Some attended St. Mary's Catholic  church and others St. Bartholo-  me's Anglican or Givson Memorial United church. About 30  attended the United Church  service along with the camp  administrator, Kenneth Spence.  YOUTH RALLY  ; A Pentecostal Youth Rally  held in the Pender Harbour  Community Hall on Friday,  June 19 as a success.  Young people came from all  parts' of the Sunshine Coast  and some from Vancouver and  Seattle.  Refreshments were served by  the Pender Harbour Tabernacle, Rev. Preston of Powell  River was the speaker.  Famed Sambro Island lighthouse, facing the entrance, to  Halifax harbor, was erected in  1769.  Automatic, electric water heater, 22 gals, 110 a.c, glass lined.  Like new, $75. 10 year warranty... Phone Sechelt 62R  HELP WANTED  MAN WITH CAR OR TRUCK  To take over profitable Wat-  kins route in Sechelt and District. Many satisfied customers, waiting for service. Excellent opportunity to take over  paying business. For full information write the J.R. Watkins  Company, Box 4015, Stn. "D"  Vancouver.  WORK WANTED  Housework by hour or day. Ph.  Gibsons 74A.  OFFERS INVITED  For all Cash or part Cash and  Terms for the purchase of house  owned by Blanche Mettam, deceased, at time of her death, being Easterly 90 feet of Lot 14,  except Plan 4303, sub-division of  Lot 20 of Block 2, D.L. 686, Plan  3307, on Sechelt Highway, Gibsons, British Columbia. Some  expenditures were recently made  on the property but further renovation is desirable. Not bound  to accept the highest or any  tender.  Offers to be accompanied by a  certified   cheque   of   $50.00   returnable if offer not accepted.  Time 'for submitting  offers   expires July 1st, 1959.  G. V. PELTON, Executor.  470 Granville St.,  Vancouver, B.C.  AVON CALLING  Buy your choice erf any two deodorants  and receive ONE EXTRA FREE  NEW 6NE DRAM  PERFUMES  All Fragrances ��� Reg. $2.50  OTHER SPECIALS  Contact your Avon Representative at SECHELT 228M for  further information concerning all Avon Products  mem $1.39  iHaMMMMI  GIBSONS AUTOMOTIVE  DOMINION ROYAL TIRES  NEW AND USED  WILLARD and EXIDE BATTERIES  BARGAINS  Phone GIBSONS 113  ���.,.._!  ���mmiiimiwi  Hi_r-*-B������i  .Anr. _���*�����  \  Tenders will be received by the undersigned for the work of  installatio nof approximately 1,800 feet of six-inch water main.  Specifications may be obtained on application to the Municipal  Clerk, Municipal Hall, Gibsons, B.C. Tenders shall be in sealed  envelopes, marked "Tender," and shall be delivered to the  Clerk, at the Municipal Hall, not later than 4 p.m., July 6th,  1959. Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.  Corporation of Gibsons Landing  Gibsons, B.C.  Will pay good price for  in good condition  Phoitse Mr. W. PENNY ��� Trinity 6-2211 or  Alma 1458R  SUMMER COTTOIS for all tbe FAMILY  SLEEVELESS BLOUSES ��� PEDAL PUSHERS  BATHING SUITS *��� DRESSES  DURING JULY  and AUGUST  Phone SECHELT 54  A bathing beauty is a girl worth waiting for  It's not that women are so dangerous  It's just thait men are so susceptible  your advertisement was here  someone would be reading it"-- NOW!  OAST N  Phone Gibsons 45Q  ��� _/ (���_.'��� utt Au

Cite

Citation Scheme:

        

Citations by CSL (citeproc-js)

Usage Statistics

Share

Embed

Customize your widget with the following options, then copy and paste the code below into the HTML of your page to embed this item in your website.
                        
                            <div id="ubcOpenCollectionsWidgetDisplay">
                            <script id="ubcOpenCollectionsWidget"
                            src="{[{embed.src}]}"
                            data-item="{[{embed.item}]}"
                            data-collection="{[{embed.collection}]}"
                            data-metadata="{[{embed.showMetadata}]}"
                            data-width="{[{embed.width}]}"
                            async >
                            </script>
                            </div>
                        
                    
IIIF logo Our image viewer uses the IIIF 2.0 standard. To load this item in other compatible viewers, use this url:
http://iiif.library.ubc.ca/presentation/cdm.xcoastnews.1-0174264/manifest

Comment

Related Items