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 Provincial Library,  Victoria, 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 25, June 13,  1959.  RAY  WHITING  RADIO-CONTROLLED  PHONE     9KA     GIBSONS  24 HR. COURTEOUS SERVICE  TRAP SHOOTIN  RANGE OPEN  Sunday, June 21, will see the  official opening of the latest  trap shooting range of the Sechelt Peninsula. Trap enthusiasts; in this area have anxiously awaited the completion of  this project, which was begun  last February by Gibsons Rod  and Gun Club.  During the four ensuing  months,  club  members  donat-  School plans  are reviewed  The Board of School Trustees met Mr. J.L. Davies on  June 8 in the board office to  . review the architectural plans  of the addition to the Elphinstone High School. Mr. Potter,  Mr. Bennie and Mr. Chaster  attended and many details  were discussed and approved.  Immediately the certificate  of appproval of Referendum  No. 2 is received from the department of education the secretary will call for tenders  for clearing sites for the new  schools, and also for tenders  for the erection of the school  buildings. Advertisements will  appear in the Coast News.  Further work on Madeira  Park grounds, Pender Hsjrbour  ���school grounds and E'gmont  school grounds will be carried  out, in the hope these playgrounds will be ready for fall  classes.  It has been brought to the  attention    of the ... board   that  public   passengers .. have been  riding on the school buses, and  the secretary wais instructed to  write to Sechelt Motor'Transport advising  them that regulation��   governing   transportation must toe followed. A spe- .  cial meeting of the transportation committee was called for  June   10    to   review   present  routes and arrange transportation for the next school year.  The secretary was requested  to send a resolution to the B.C.  School    Trustees'    Association.'  for presentation to the convention,  asking that  increases in  departmental  grant for water  transportation   be   given   con-  sdderation.  Mrs. Mary Hercus, Mr. W.G.  Peers and Mr. G.A. Cooper informed the board of their intention of attending various  courses at summer school at  U.B.C.  Each trustee was given a  list of names submitted by the  Grade VI and Grade VII students at Sechelt Elementary  school and a name will be chos  en for the new Sechelt Junior  High School at the meeting of  June 22.  A letter of thanks from Heather Lang and Merilee Fahrni,  on behalf of the Sechelt School  Band was received, expressing  appreciation to the board for  the assistance given in order  that they might compete at the  Abbotsford Brass Band competition.  ed their time and equipment to  clear and level the two acre,  fan-sha-lped area; and to build  necessary fixtures to accommodate trap fittings. Local businesses who contributed freely of their time and equipment  were Bob Nimmo, Ed Shaw,  Smith and, Peterson Construction Ltd., Walt Karateew, Mel  Hough and R. Ritchey. Without this generous assistance,  the project would not have  been possible.  Trap shooting was introduced to the peninsula recently  when Sechelt Rod and ' Gun  . Club built a range at Wilson  . Creek. Great interest was created in this increasingly popular sport and a demand grew  for facilities in the Gibsons  area. And after many months  of ha(rd work Gibsons Rod and  Gun Club is justly proud in  offering sportsmen in the vicinity another fine recreational  facility.   *  Participants, novice or pro.  and spectators will foe welcome  on Sunday at the opening. The  range is located two miles west  of Gibsons, opposite Seaview  Cedetery, on the highway. This  is an interesting spectator  sport, there is ample parking  space and refreshments will  be available. Trap shooters  from Sechelt R & G will be  on hand for this occasion. So  come on, bring those old fowling pieces and join us on the  range, Sunday at 1 p.m.  Garden club  seesrrtiw rose  It was real pleasure for about  60 persons at the May meeting  of Gibsons Garden Club when  Mrs. Whitely of Vancouver  fashioned corsages; of tiny miniature roses, and yellow daisies  One new rose, no larger than  a thumb nail, named Bonica,  not yet available in Canada,  was especially; beautiful.'  Driftwood was used in many  table arrangements to create  jungle and tropical illusions,  while more formal arrangements of tulips, iris and lilacs  in shallow bowls of all shapes  and sizes became artistic gems.  Mrs. Whitely was applauded  for her entertaining demonstration. The corsages were  drawn for and the lucky winner were, Mrs. Ed Grant, Mrs.  Winn, Mrs. Parry and Mrs.  Webb. The next meeting will  be at the home of Mrs Mainwaring at 2 p.m., June 23. Visitors will be welcome.  I*Kf CARE /-  }>'<'#�����  ���.st-/'.  ?y    ',/'%?%  "���?',  v     Vy/  :^4,y/f 'yy  #4  >'4  'hS  Hospital master plan outlined  Preparation of-a master plan  of action was the chief accomplishment of the St. Mary's  Hospital situdy group during  its; meeting on June 11.  This group was formed to  investigate the improvement  of hospital facilities for the entire peninsula. The master plan  sets out the sequence of action  that must be followed . before  the improved facilities can be  realized.  The first step is to prove a  need for improved facilities  exists. The study group is currently  compiling   statistics   to  show the growth of the Peninsula both in population and activity is sufficient to justify an  irnprovement in hospital facilities. Population, school registration, electrical installations,  land sales, car registrations*,  a'nd so on, are being studied to  establish growth trends for the  Peninsula.  Once the need for improved  hospital facilities has been established, approval in principle must be obtained from the  provincial government. This  Will require presentation of a  brief to the authorities in Vic-  Britannia revisited  BY MRS. D. ERICKSON  After a recent trip to Britannia along the scenically  magnificent highway it seems  some first hand information  would be of interest to residents here.  After closing down in March  1958, the mine was re-opened  tc  some  extent  in  December,  some trouble with washouts is  eliminated.  There have been considerable building improvements in  Squamish. The Chief tan Hotel,  in the new part which was destroyed by fire, is a most attractive building, including a  cafe and lounge.  ^?P.G,E. car shops, logging, the  1958. The 4100 foot tunnel is-."���"���ngaribaldi - "Park   project^ and  Sechelt Legion  cleans slate  At the final meeting before  summer months Sechelt Legion  140 Branch invited the Ladies  Auxiliary to a joint meeting and  accomplished a great deal of  "business both new and unfinished, leaving a clean slate for  members when they re-convene  in September this year.  Comrades Sheridan, Coffey and  Hill were appointed as delegates  to the zone meeting at Vananda  *or the following Saturday.  Donations approved included  Kinsmen Club, Sechelt, $25 cowards the new ambulance; $50  to St. Mary's Hospital, proceeds  of the last Bingo night; $20 to  Selma Community Club towards  the cost of their street lighting.  In conjunction with the Ladies  Auxiliary a scholarship of $20  will be given the Sechelt Elementary School.  A smoker held at the Selma  Club rooms was such a success  that a repeat will be held each  month on the last Fridsy evening. :  Pender Harbor  PTA Sives $100  At the June 11 meeting of  Pender Harbour P.T.A. it was  decided to donate $100 to the  elementary school for the purchase of books. Mr. Spicer stated that the school board will  buy a radio for the Madeira  Park Elementary School. A  ���PTA program committee has  been chosen for the coming  school year.  Dr Peter Stonier was the  guest speaker and he gave an  interesting and informative  talk oh accidents with children  The Fish Derby will be held  July 3, 4 ad 5. There will be  $100 in prizes, first prize being $50. There will also be a  hidden weight prize. Bumper  advertising strips will be available.  the only one used for mining  operations. The power house  and copper plant are the only,  operations at the townsite. Before the shutdown there were  800 men at Britannia while  the present payroll is about  350 men.  It is doubtful if the large  bunk houses, men's hall, and  hotel will be used again. Single men can batch and there  are private boarding houses,  Car pools are arranged to travel to the lower level for each  shift.  During the shut-down many  families had moved to the  Beach, others to Squamish or  other mines, but new families  are now moving into the houses. During the winter a small  store was operated in a house  and mail was handled at the  Beach. The elementary school  has two teachers and other pupils go by bus to the Squamish  High School.  Since the P.G.E. Railway  has operated, Britannia's property has been enclosed by a  six foot steel fence with several gates. Visitors can get in  at any time and there is a cot  fee shop and cafe and a large  store.  , From Britannia to Squamish there is a gravel road which  will be blacktopped as soon as  shoppers are keeping the boom  in Squamish going.  Tony Gargrave  concludes visit  After spending two weeks on  the Peninsula, Mr. Tony Gar-  graive, MLA, left for Vancouver on Thursday, June 18.  While in the district he was  the guest of Mr. and Mrs. Dave  Rees at Gibsons.  Most of the local member's  time was spent making personal calls in the district but  he did address the Pender Harbour . High School graduation  ceremonies, the -Pender Harbour Board of Trade dinner  meeting, and the executive and  shop stewards committee of the  Port Mellon Pulp and Sulphite  Union.-  Before Mr. Gargrave returns  to Powell River where he  hopes to spend the summer  he will spend five days in Regina as the guest of Mr. T.C.  Douglas, premier of Saskatche-  an. When Mr. Douglas was visiting Vancouver recently he invited the Mackenzie member to  visit Regina to study the activities of the government  there.  A 34 piece band with a drill team of 40 will be one of the  attractions at Gibsons July 1 celebration.  The band, the 103rd Squadron RCAF Cadet Band from  North Vancouver, will support the top-notch drill team of 46  members.  It is expected there will be three bands available for the*  big parade which will commence at 1 p.m. Efforts are being made  to have the Sechelt Elementary School band and the Accordioa  Band from Sechelt also in the parade.  Sports have been arranged for children following the parade and there will be a water display including races, diving,  log rolling, greasy pole for all  ages. The day will conclude  with square dancing with modern dancing for the wind-up.  All this was arranged at  Tuesday night's meeting of the  July 1 committee in the Legion  Hall at Gibsons under chairmanship of Ike Mason. - There  were representatives there  from various organizations but  others should have been present as they were involved im  the celebration.  Mrs. Wynne Stewart reporting for the Board of Trade on  the float situation said she had  about 30 lined up with another  15 or more possible.  Fred Feeney reporting on behalf of the Firemen who will  be supervising water sportE  i*aid a good program was lined  up but the committee in charge  was concerned with tide tomes  and it is possible the water '<  sports might have to be handled in the afternoon instead oi  the morning. This will have t��  be decided later.  During the evening's discussion it wrt's hoped that there  would be a volunteer available  with a long low-bed to use as a  platform on the Kinsmen Park  grounds to where the parade  .will wend its way so the Neptune Queen can be selected am,"  crowned.  The Firemen who have been  working   hard    on   behalf   of  their   Neptune    Queen    candidate turned in $60 from ticket  sales Tuesday night and asked  for   more  books.  Members   dl  the  committee   expressed   surprise at  the manner in whieb  the Neptune Queen-contest hai?  developed.   Ticket   sales  have  been high and the race in the  contest for queen  is expected  to be a decidedly keen event.  There will be another meet  ing of the celebration committee  next   Tuesday   night -at 8  o'clock in the Legion hall when  it is expected all organizations  involved in the celebration will  have their representatives present  so  ir-11   loose  ends can  be  tied up and the big event of-  ganized completely.  toria which will describe the  area and its past and anticipated growth.  Approval in principle, when  received, will allow St. Mary's  Hospital officials to retain an  architect and prepare plans  and estimates. At this) time a  committee will be formed to  organize a Hospital Improvement District which will make  possible the raising of funds  to carry out the construction  work on the new hospital facilities.  These studies are going to require a great deal of work on  the part of the study group as  well as a certain amount of  financial assistance. Welcome  donations have already been  received, $500 from the V.O.N,  surplus funds and $280.25 from.  Mrs1. A. Garry, this latter  amount being the proceeds  from the concessions operated  at Sechelt during the. May Day  celebrations.  Peninsula organizations who  wish   to   contribute   can   send  their   .-donations :, to    the    St.  Mary's Hospital study group at  St.   Mary's   Hospital.   In  addition,   organizations   are   urged  to familiarize V_*mselves with  and actively support the hospital improvement plans. Speakers will be provided if contact  is made to Mr. Harvey Hubbs,  Sechelt; Dr. H. Inglis, Gibsons;  Mr. A. Lloyd, Pender Harbour;  or Mr. E. Sherman, Port Mellon.  'NIGHTS OF THE ROUND TABLE  Rebekahs visit  Last week found m*r(ny Re-  bekahs attending Rebekah Assembly in Vancouver. Arbutus Rebekah Lodge No. 76 was  officially represented by Mrs;  Henrietta Chamberlin, district  deputy president during the  current assembly year.  Arbutus was also -greatly  honored by the appointment of  Mrs. Evelyn Begg, P.D.D.P.,  as assembly outside guardian.  Graduation at  Pender Harbor  Pupils and parents of the  Fender Harbour High School  at Kleindale gathered at the  school on Friday for the annual dinner and party for the  graduation class.  This year the class was small  er than usual, there being only  six to graduate. This did not  dampen the enthusiasm for the  party.  A feature of the evening was  the giving of a trophy donated  by Mr.   Gordon Lyons  to  the  school,   to  be  presented   each  year to   the pupil  having the  highest   standing.   In   the  absence  of Mr.  Lyons, Mr.  Jeffries,    school     inspector,    presented tlie trophy to Mr. Buckley,   principal   of   the   school.  Several former pupils gave an  impromptu concert during the  evening,   at   which   Mr.   Alan  Moberg   starred.  Dancing   followed.   This   year's  class was  evenly   divided,   Albert   Haddock, Frank Gough and Nelson  Miller   taking   the   university  program,   while Judith   Klein,  Susan Nield and Bernice Duncan the high school graduation  program.  Dance academy  auxiliary planned  Steps toward formng an auxiliary to the Academy of Dance  taught by Miss Anne Gordon  are being taken. A number of  needs have arisen, including  the helping of young dance student-', financially and otherwise.  To outline a program anci  to discover how many adults  would be willing to help in the  encouragement of ballet education in the community, an  informal meeting will be held  on Tuesday evening, June 23-.  at 8 p.m. in the J. Warn home  at Roberts Creek on the Lower  Road. All who are interested  are  cordially, invited.  Driver training  A summer course in driver  education for secondary school  teachers will be offered by  U.B.C. extension department,  June 29 to July 17. Supported  by a grant from the All Canada  Insurance Federation, its purpose is to equip teachers in the  organization of driver-training  programs, and to qualify them  as instructors in the classroom  and "behind-the-wheel."  For further information  write or telephone the Driver  Training Course, Extension Department, University of British Columbia, Vancouver 8.  There will be grants given  those travelling distances.  Visit Vananda  Representing Roberts Creek  at the Legion Zone meeting,  which this year took place at  Vananda, were Mrs. R. Hughes  Mrs. B. Cope, Mrs. B. Davidson  Messrs. A. Danroth, C. Wells,  F. Pacquette, W. Gilbert, 7_  Skinner, G Mould, T Shaw, J_  Thyer and G. Mortimer.  The branch was pleased at  receiving the plaque for the  largest membership in the district. A call goes forth to all  veterans of Roberts Creek to  join their Legion so that the  award may be repeated next  year.  Property purchased by the  Legion for a Boys' Town which  did not materialize is soon to be  sold. 2    Coast News, June 18, 1959.  Fare refunded if Japanese train Is late  Eke  s  An ABC Weekly  Published by Secheli 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  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.  Crown and River  "Canada has a rich heritage in which nothing is more im-  ���grortant than the tradition of the crown and the influence of the  Great River. Both have moulded her history and her development. Both v/ith their magic touch have benefitted all Canada.  "The Crown is the foundation of her government and institutions: the basis of her unity within herself and with the  .the world. The River is the great artery of the nation, serving all  Canadians wherever they may' dwell or in whatever occupation  they may be engaged.  "Both are shared, the Crown with many nations, the River  with one. Yet each is distinctively and indivisibly, Canada's own.  Without either, the Canada of today could not, and would not  Fie."  The above paragraphs are taken from a beautiful book cf  about 20 pages published by the Canadian Pulp and Paper association, combining the Royal Visit and the opening of the St. Law-  ience seaway. The thought The Crown and the River, is given  Impressive association in the paragraphs above which are the  work of G. Herbert Lash, public relations top-notcher with the  wise counsel of George V. Ferguson, Montreal Star editor. Both  are to be congratulated. The paragraphs quoted above can be  aead and re-read and each time there will be a new beauty repealed. In fact the whole book., with its beautiful art work and  printing is a worthy addition to a library no matter how large  <ar small.  Run fast to stand still  International conferences in this enlightened a!ge coupled  with efforts of the reluctant dragon sheltered behind a self-  ���_mposed iron curtain have a similarity one has come to expect.  Here is a comment made in a monthly publication dated  June, 1951, on one such conference, which reads ais follows:  "At times the proceedings in Paris have had the appearance of a children's game. After each day's session the usual  "bulletin has been a purely negative report. Once we' were told  that while no progress had been made, the session had been one  of the most successful held ��� a pronouncement recalling the  wisdom of the Red Queen when she told Alice, (Alice in Wonder-  Ifend) that, 'Here, you see, it takes all the running you can do,  Ha keep in the same place."  Could anything more suitable be written about the con-  <2erence which has been underway in Geneva during June of 1959?  Perhaps it may be an achievement in international affairs these  days to be in exactly the same position after the conference as  you were in before the conference. It causes one to wonder whether the expense of running as hajrd asi you can to maintain the  oxact same position is worth the effort.  It is possible that from these conferences each side reveals  slues which might be developed at some later date but the machine set up to cause the distillation of such clues seems out of  alL proportion to the results achieved.  However, diplomats will be diplomats and conferences  will be of the type we have toda|-/ as long as the reluctant dragon remains reluctant. Secret diplomacy of the past was cast  aside in the belief the open forum would produce more lasting  atesults. Well the present negative results are lasting, no doubt  about that, but under the present division of world powers the  diplomatic stalemate is keeping a balance which future historians  might regard as an achievement of first rank. It is living with it  m. the present that is to us, the worst. So we shall apparently  }_ave to be satisfied with "running as hard as we can to keep in  the same place."  _*<���  $50 REWARD  for information leading to the arrest of person  or persons who stole gasoline and also did malicious damage to machinery belonging to Universal Timber Produces.  Phone 73Q or contact R.C.M.P.  Congratulations Graduates...  Whe British Columbia Teachers' Federation offers congratulations to this month's High School graduates.  Teachers are proud of the students graduating from our  schools.  As graduates of an educational system which is one of  the finest, our boys and girls have received the grounding necessary to prepare them to meet the challenges  of further study or immediate employment.  Never has the need for teachers been greater. When  they choose their vocation, we hope many of this year's  graduates will decide to enter the teaching profession.  B.C. TEACHERS' FEDERATION  1815 West 7th, Vancouver 9, B.C.  B" Erio Sanderson  ; Mr. Sanderson, Vancouver  2i<_..-una.., is completing a two-  month, 12,000-mile voyage to  the Orient aboard the' Orient  & Pacific liners Himalaya and  Chusan. He writes about some  of the ports he has visited.  Passengers who made the inaugural journey in the Orient  and Pacific Lines' SS Himalaya from North America to  the Orient saw Mt. Fujiyama  clearly as the ship cruised into  Yokohama harbor and on arrival in the giant port began  a   "ound  of sight-seeing  trips.  Some Vancouverites remained in Japan for a five-day stay  then flew to Hong Kong to rejoin the ship. Others, staying  longer, will return in SS Chusan when she makes her maid-  ,en voyage into the north Pacific.  A train ride from Yokohania  is an experience in punctuality  while a taxi ride from Yokohama to Tokyo ��� a distance  of about 25 miles ��� is a nightmare.  The Japanese are exceptionally proud of their railway system. Engineers on the trains  would rather commit suicide  than be late. If the train from  Yokohama to Tokyo is;' 15 minutes late, passengers are refunded their fares and if the  train is 5 to 15 minutes late,  half the fare is refunded.  For some unknown reason  Japanese taxi drivers seldom  go slow. They keep their horns  blaring incessantly and none  likes another to pass him v^hile  racing along the highway,  which is a busy- thoroughfare  from sunrise to sunrise.  Several Cana'dian passengers  remained in Japan to attend  the Tokyo International Trade  Fair. Display area at the Har-  umi Fair Grounds in Tokyo totals more than 200,000 square  yards.  Kyoto, an ancient capital of  Japan is a city of intrigue, imposing shrines, temples and  palaces with elaborately designed gardens.  Kyoto is also a city of fes  tivals and colorful fetes. It was  the capital of Japan for more  than ten centuries, from 794  to 1868, when the seat of government was shifted to Tokyo,  now considered the world's  largest city*.  Thousands of Japanese school  children make annual visits to  this old capital which also is  of major interest to tourists. In  contraa. to Tokyo, which is like  any other large city in the  world, Kyoto has retained its  ancient color.  While many temples and  shrines hold the interest of all,  a memorial in Kyoto erected by  Japan in memory of all those  from all nations who lost their  lives in the last war on Japanese territory, attracts thousands of tourists.  One of the things that particularly attracts travellers are  the boulevards around the temples and shrines. It was pointed  out by. guides that these were  only completed after the war.  One guide ��� all are specially trained by the Japan Travel  Bureau ��� explained that Kyoto was one of the few major  Japanese cities to escape bombing during the war but as a  precaution against attack* the  government ordered all homes  surrounding the ancient temples and shrines to be demolished and fire lines established.  After the war, the fire lines  have become boulevards that  today serve as walks: for the  thousands of sight-seers.  At Kobe we were fortunate  to meet a former British Columbian, John Yoshikuni, with  the result there was no language problem. Yoshikuni was  born at Cumberland, B.C., and  received his* education there  and in Vancouver. He was in-  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  terned in Canada during the  war but at the end of hostilities returned to Vancouver.  An employee of an American  stealmship company, Yoshikuni  is now stationed at Kobe. He  drove us over more than 150  miles of roads, most of which  are in dire need of repair, between Kobe and Kyoto and  showd us acres of vegetable  gardens and farms.  We arrived at the war memorial in a mountainside in Kyoto in time to watch a ceremony by, three Buddhist monks  in a magnificent shrine directly in front of the 80-foot high  ���statue.  Later we saw the famous  Higashi Hoganji Temple, a completely wooden structure built  of Keyaki timbers. Founded, in  1602, it was destroyed four  times by fire and the present  structures were completed in  1895.  After a Japanese-style meal,  using only chopsticks, we  went to the renowned Gion  Kohu Kabu-renjo Theatre near  the banks of the Kamogawa  river in the heart of the city,  to see the Miyako Odori ��� a  ance comprised of eight different scenes, by some of the most  beautiful and talented geisha  of the Kyoto area.  The thing that intrigued the  audience ��� the theatre was  packed ��� besides the strange  music and dances, was the manner in which the Japanese  change sets without dropping  the curtain.  All sets were hand-painted  and caught the eye of everyone for their design and coloring.  (To be coniinued)  Guaranteed  Watch &  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  T^�����m - �� mum jut��� iiiuiiu *am*maa*m*a*****rumassmci  \*UMM*MMm*M*MMiMM*  "mw-  me  uneil in nealcn  7  ESSO OIL UNITS  FINANCED BY IMPERIAL OIL LTD.  10% down ��� balance 60 months  INSURED  lowest interest rates obtainable  Bill Haney Heating & Sheet Metal  LTD.  LA 1-5825  or call your Imperial Oil Dealer  (DANNY WHEELER)   GIBSONS 66  V  -*������<  .���_-.  7  STRICTLY  INFORMAL  Once lie finishes his banking he'll be off  for a little fishing.  Like millions of other Canadians, he finds  the local bank a handy, friendly and  familiar place where he can drop in as  ca6ually as into the corner store. He knows  there is nothing formal about banking.  Bank premises are designed, and bank  personnel are trained, to provide speedy,  efficient and convenient service in an easy  and informal way.  Wherever you go, you will find bank staffs  providing the kind of personal service that  is keyed to the easy, modern way you like  to do your banking.  THE CHARTERED BANKS  SERVING  YOUR COMMUNITY FOR PICTURES OF YOUR WEDDING  Phone T. E. BOOKER ��� Gibsons 312F  DELICIOUS  !1  CAKES - PIES - PASTRIES  PRODUCTS FKESH ��� PRICES RIGHT  VILLAGE   B  Phone SECHELT 49  For  BULCVA. WATCHES  New Shadow Slim  Waterproof, shock resistant, anti magnetic, 17 jewels,  luminous dial, sweep second hand, unbreakable main  spring.  $39.75t0 $49.50and up '  Good Choice of Other Fine Watches  Ronson, Butaine Lighters ��� Electric Shavers  Tavelling Cases ��� Binoculars ��� Tie Bars  Cuff Links ��� Signet Rings  GIFTS TOO NUMEROUS TO MENTION  Chris9 Jewelers  Phone SECHELT 96  TASELLA SHOPPE  For DAD on father's day  T-SHIRTS ��� SLACKS     ���     SHOES ��� SOCKS  JACKETS'��� CAP'S *;" 'a  Phone SECHELT 54  Transportation of Pupils  Notice to Contractors  Tenders are invited for the transportation of pupils by buses  and boats, as follows:  BOATS  (a) Mount Garner Park, Bowen Island to Gibsons or Granthams Landing.  (b) Andys Bay and New Brighton, Gambier Island to Hopkins Lrg. or Granthams Landing.  (c) No. 6 Booming Grounds, Gambier Island to Port Mellon.  (d) Pender Harbour' floats to Madeira Park.  (e) Egmont Harbour to Co-op Bay.  (f) Vanguard Bay and vicinity Billings Bay to Nelson Is  land School.  BUSES  (a) Eaglecliff  and  Trout  Lake   Valley,  Bowen  Island  to  Mount Gardner Park.  (b) Port Mellon to Gibsons schools.  (e)   Roberts Creek to Gibsons, high school pupils.  (d) Roberts   Creek   Elementary  school pupils  to Roberts  Creek Schools.  (e) Soames Point to Gibsons Schools.  (f) Gower Point to Giosons Schools.  (g) West Sechelt, Porpoise Bay and Sechelt Village Centre  to Elphinstone Jr.-Sr. High.  (h)   Wilson Creek to Sechelt.  (i)   Halfmoon Bay to Madeira Park and Kleindale.  (j)   Oyster Bay Road to Madeira Park and return with pupils  for Pender Harbour High School,  (k)   Egmont to Kleindale.  Information   and   forms   of   tender may be obtained at tho  School Board Office.  Contractors will require suitable equipment and must be prepared to provide adequate insuranc coverage.  Tenders will be accepted on or before 5 o'clock p.m. on Saturday, July 11, 1959.  'The lowest or any tender will not necessarily be accepted.  The Board of School Trustees,  School District No. 46 \ (Sechelt)  Box 19, Gibsons, B.C.  (By Peter Trappitt)  The salt tang of the sea is  not new to Bill Milligan.  Born at Victoria, he was  raised within sound of the west  coast breakers, at his father's  logging camp on the Jordan  River, about 15 miles west of  Sooke.  He has tramped the wide waters of the seven seas as first  mate on an ocean-going freighter, taking in stride the hazards  of a sea-faring life.  In an unusual transition from  a life on the ocean wave, Bill  'siwallowed the anchor' when  he landed up at Fort St. John  in the Peace River country, to  take over as manager of the  Credit Union in that town. Later, he became accountant to  the Providence Hospital at Fort  St. John. During his stay in  the Peace, Bill was prominent  in Junior Chamber of Commerce affairs, and attended the  PARTINGTON  PETTIGREW  A wedding of interest to some  iof the older residents of the  ^Peninsula area took place on  Tues., June 9 at Westmere  Lodge, Jervis Inlet aboard the  Mission Ship, John Antle, Canon  Greene officiating in the vows  of Geoffrey Walter Partington,  formerly of Blind Bay and Edith  Jacquely Pettigrew, formerly of  Nelson Island.  The bride wore a ballerina  length gown of sheer white nylon over satin. Mrs. Clarence  Cook in daffodil yellow attended her. Both had caps of flowers  with the brides featuring a spray  of tiny Bermuda Shells worn by  her great grandmother at her  wedding. Mr. Robin Partington  ���was best man.  Following the ceremony tea  was served at the Lodge with  cutting of the wedding cake and  a toast to the bridal couple.  Their future home will be on  Vancouver Island.  ��6ttft.&  Wtasfii*  Decorators' love: Brighten any  room, dinette to den, with this  nature-inspired pair.  COLOR CLOSEUP of geraniums ��� slim, modern wall accents all in easiest cross-stitch.  Pattern 786: transfer of two 8x  21-inch panels; color chart; key.  Send THIRTY-FIVE CENTS  in coins (stamps cannot be accepted) 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 tp order: embroidery, crochet, knitting, weaving, quilting, toys. In the book,  a special surprise to make a  little girl happy ��� a cut-out do1!,  clothes to color. Send 25 cents  for this book.  WANT ADS  ARE  REAL  SALESSViEft.  June convention at Nelson, B.C.  as delegate.  Now he finds himself again  within spitting distance of sait  water; this time as administrator of St. Mary's Hospital, Pender Harbour.  Not altogether an uneventful  life for a young fellow of 33.  Bill, who is married, with one  youngster, has now had a  chance to take stock of things.  He likes living in the Harbour; likes his job, and likes  the people. He finds the hospital staff thoroughly efficient;  thinks the two doctors are  grand guys (and who doesn't),  and speaks highly of the friendly co-operation of the Hospital  Board.  Concerning his own affairs,  I found him slightly inclined  to understatement. I asked him  if his sea-going career had produced anything in the way of  excitement  or  adventure.  "No," said Bill, thoughtfully. "I don't think so."  Later, it transpired that he'd  been in two ship collisions, and  had survived a fire at sea. On  another occasion, in the icy  wastes of the North Atlantic,  his ship was forced to lie hove-  to, for four days and nights,  whilst riding out a winter gale.  Lifeboats were stove in; doors  ripped from their fastenings  and top-hamper carried away.  Before the gale finally subsid-  Coast News. June 18, 1959.    3  ed, the cold really took over,  and flyjng spindrift began to  freeze. Decks, bridge, wheel-  house, cabin structure and  masts became shrouded by a  massive coating of ice. In the  heavy seas, the vessel pitched  and rolled drunkenly beneath  the additional burden of 1500  tons of ice.  Bill's idea of an uneventful  career must be a lot different  to mine.  No wonder he likes Pender  Harbour.  SECHELT THEATRI  FRL, SAT. ���. JUNE 19 & 20  KERWIN MATHEWS ��� KATHY GRANT  Seventh Voyage of Sinbad  TECHNICOLOR  MON., TUES. ��� JUNE 22 & 23  EDMUND   O'BRIEN ���   MONA FREEMAN  World Was His Jury  WED., THURS. ��� JUNE 24 & 25  ROSSANO BRAZZI ��� CHRISTIAN CARERE  A Certain Smile  TECHNICOLOR  TO  OUTBOARD   &  INBOARD .VICTORS  LNIK'S  SERVICE STATION  Sechelt Highway  GIBSONS 220K  SALES & SERVICE  FOR  NEW  McCULLOUGH  CHAIN  SAWS  SCOTT-ATWATER  OUTBOARD MOTORS  REPAIR LAWN MOWERS  WELDING  Electric ��� Acetylene  TIRES  Goodyear - Firestone - Fisk  ll  nnounciM the NEW  Bank: o jf Montreal  mane  Bring all ��� your personal credif needs Tenderonej-oof.  with a low-cost Bof M life-insured loan  .���������������->.  Here is the modern approach to finance the things you  want to buy for your home and family ... to take  care of expenses for school, college, vacation and  so on . . . and, of course, to meet emergencies.  The Bank of Montreal Family Finance Plan enables you      ^  �� .?��|  to'plan your purchases and helps you meet unexpected   &��&& llfilllil^i  expenses under one single comprehensive plan.  Here are four good reasons why ��� whether JST*~~  single or married ��� you should use the  Bank of Montreal Family Finance Plan ,,,  ^''^f  ....... ...,.��,_...  /<9NJ-  All loans arc automatically life-insured. Should  you die before your loan is repaid, your debt to  the Bank will be cancelled.  Monthly repayments can be extended up ta  two years ���or even three, if need be. This meant  that FFP can be tailored to suit any salary.  You can borrow up to $3,5C0, depending en  your income, to buy the things you want for your  home and family, or 10 meet emergencies.  Planned repayments help you run your incoma  ��� instead of letting it run you.  If you have a steady income and can make monthly loan-  repayments without hardship, you can finance almost any useful  purpose through the Bank of Montreal Family Finance Platt.  Why not talk to the people at your neighbourhood B of M  branch... youll like their helpful attitude. Whether you are  a B of M customer or not, you will find a warm welcome.  Bank of Montreal  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    WALK    OF    LIFE    SINCE    1817  it  Phone GIBSONS 2 4    Coast News, June 18, 1959.  HARBOUR  By JUDITH FLETCHER  Mrs. Ted Girard of Sinclair  Bay; is spending the weekend  ml. Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. J. Gould, accompanied by Mr. and Mrs.  Bowling, of Vancouver, spent  the weekend in Pender Harbour.  The cruise ship Holiday of  Tacoma, Washington, with a  lairge party aboard made Pender Harbour one of its stopping  points while enroute to Alaska.  Dr. and Mrs. P. Stonier and  daughter, of St. Mary's Hospital, are spending a few days  m. Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. Orville Law-  son of Hotham Sound were on  a business trip to Vancouver  and returned home on Monday.  Miss Celina Wise of Vancouver ispent the weekend visiting  Mr. and Mrs. Dick Wise of Mid-  dlepoint.  Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Hannon  of Seattle are spending a few  days cruising   on   their yacht.  Mr. and Mrs. William Brown  of Garden Bay were in Vancouver for a few days during  the week.  Mrs. B. Mettam  Mrs. Blanche Mettam, 85,  who had lived in Gibsons for  the pasit 14 years, died June 5  iii St. Mary's Hospital. The  funeral service took place Tuesday June 9 at 1:30 p.m. in Gibson Memorial United Church  with Rev. Edward Kemp officiating. Burial was made in  Seaview cemetery;. Graham  Funeral Home was in charge.  Mrs. Mettam, born in England, lived in Saskatchewan  2*_.any years before moving to  Vancouver. Her husband, a retired stevedore, died some 12  ;years ago. Mrs. Mettam was  quite a horticulturist and had  one of the finest gardens in the  area at one time. She was quite  an active woman throughout  all her years and while she did  not belong to any organizations  she moved around considerably  Mrs. Mettam had only recently acquired a house which was  being prepared for her so she  sould move in.  The word, "democracy," is  ���3_reek in origin, means literally  "rule of the people."  Mailed immediately anywhere in Canada, here's an  amazing buy  at a price no  ,woman or miss  can afford to  pass. Hurry!  THIS VALUE  WORTH 10 TO  20 TIMES MORE-  Smart looking, serviceable  daresses, skirts, and blouses  for any occasion .... almost  like new. Gorgeous colors,  luxurious fabrics of silks, cottons, woollens, gabardines,  -etc. State size, age, waist,  weight, height. Write for free  catalogue of larger sizes.  If out of stock of the above  assortment, we will send instead 1 shortie coat, 1 jacket,  3 dresses, 2 blouses, 1 skirt.  i Agent -wanted in your area  (financial outlay) RUSH  YOUR ORDER TO   SHERMANiS  537 Queen St. West  Toronto, Ont. BC4  Enclosed find $1.00 deposit,  balance mailed C.O.D. plus  postage for 5 dresses, 3  blouses, 2 skirts or the substituted assortment as listed  above, if necessary.  Circle Size  9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15.  Name     Address         City    Prov.   Misses' size       Women's size       Development of a new form  of consumer-finance loans by  the Bank of Montreal, providing facilities for Canadians to  consolidate all of their credit-  buying under a single life-insured loan, with a single monthly payment, is announced by  the bank's president, G. Arnold Hart.  The system would be known  as the "Bank o fMontreal Family Finance Plan" and is now  in operation at all of the bank's  781 Canadian offices.  Personal loans under the  new arrangements will be  made for practically any purpose in amounts up to $3,500  while repayments will be scheduled over periods up to three  years, where required. Such  loans will be automatically lite  insured.  Many of the loans will be  made on an unsecured basis,  although chattel-mortgage and  other types of security may be  tajken here  such collateral   is  ncr-*-.--.-. The main consideration in making loans will be  the customer's ability to repay,  without hardship, from regular income.  Interest will be six percent  a year on the actual outstanding balance, plus a charge to  cover the cost of processing and  service. The overall cost to the  customer of a loan under the  new plan is lower than generally prevails for consumer-financing in Canada and is particularly attractive for a life-insured loan.  The B of M plan includes a  ;-.pecial feature which Mr. Hart  referred to as "ever-ready credit." Under this provision, the  customer may arrange for a  standby personal credit, based  on his income and commitments  and available ior his use at any  time. He is thus free to make  purchases at will and issue  cheques on the spot up to the  limit of his prearranged credit  "The  bank's  new plan will  by no means be restricted to  loans, for the purchase of items  normally bought on instalments, but will also be readily  available for many other purposes such as medical and dental bills, educa&on expenses*  and vacation costs," Mr. Hart  said. "Neither," he added, "will  the plan be confined to purely  family purchases, but will be  equally at the disposal of the  single person."  Your representatives, Mr. and Mrs. T. Sinclair,  now reside permanently at Wilson Creek.  The phone after 6 p.m. as Sechelt 22��K  Canada's first electric railway  was built in Toronto in 1883.  Sorry for the Inconvenience  P&ninsui&  Ci&mners  Will Close July 1 - 15  STAFF HOLIDAYS  ��� afcOt  **��Z**+1    \&V*  IW-*-!  cut family food costs -  STOCK UP ON FOOD SPECIALS LIKE  i  THESE WITH A HOME  Almost every issue.of your daily newspaper carries news of genuine  food savings like these. But to really cash in on seasonal bargains  and specials, you've got to stock up when prices are lowest.  Your home freezer can help you "freeze" food costs in many ways.  By buying meats, fruits, vegetables - even eggs - at low, in-season prices.  By taking advantage of large-quantity buying economies. By loading up  when your groeer advertises frozen food specials. And by storing  game, fish, home garden produce, bargain day-old bread, home baking  and left-overs for later enjoyment.  You'll save money, shopping trips and food preparation time with a  home freezer - and equally important, your family will enjoy better eating  the whole year 'round. Find out how you can live better for less with a  modern home freezer. See the latest models now at your appliance dealer's!  B.C.ELECTRIC  For Best Deal In Electrical Appliances Call  PARKER'S HARDWARE  Phone Sechelt 51  JOHN WOOD HARDWARE & APPLIANCES  Fhone GIBSONS 3__  RICHTER'S RADIO & TV CENTRE  Phone Sechelt 6 COMING EVENTS  .' EINGO, Gibsons Legion Hall,  Monday nights, 8 p.m. Everybody? welcome.  The happy family skates together at the Rocket Rink, Fridays and Saturdays. Look for  valuable coupon in this paper.  -July 15, St. Bartholomew's W.  A. Garden Party at the home  of Mrs. H. Chaster, Gower Pt.,  ���2 p.m. 2-11-p  June 19, Sunshine Coast Youth  Rally, Community Mall, Madei  ra Park. Speaker Rev. Dresten,  8 p.m.  June 19, Roberts Creek Legion  Birthday party. Each member  of Auxiliary and Branch entitled to one guest. Free Bingo.  7:30 p.m.  June 19, Kinette Karnival, 7  p.m., Sechelt Legion Hall. 3-4-c  June 20. Girl Guides Tea and  sale of children's used clothing  Anglican Parish Hall, 2 p.m.  2-11-c  June 20, Rummage Sale, Canadian Legion, Sechelt Legion  Hall.  ^_  June 23, St. Hilda's'Parish Hall  Summer tea and sale of home  cooking, 2:30 p.m. Door prize.  WEDDINGS        r~     ~  The wedding of Sharon En-  glehart, daughter of Mr. and  Mrs. Willialm ESnglehart, Wilson Creek, and Dennis Page,  son of Mr. and Mrs. H.L. Page,  Sechelt, will take place 7 p.m.  June 27 at the United Church,  "Wilson Creek, reception to follow at Wilson Creek Community Hall. All friends; and relations are < invited.  CARD OF THANKS  Coast News, June 18, 1959.    5     DIRECTORY   (Coniu-iMKS)  FOR SALE (Continued) ~~  Mr. and Mrs. Hector Macleod  of Wilson Creek would like to  thank their many friends,  neighbors, the United Church  of Wilson Creek, the O.E.S.  Mt. Elphinstone No. 63, and the  Canadian Legion No. 16, Vancouver, and all our relatives  for making June 9, our Golden Wedding, such a. truly memorable occasion.  We wish to express our sincere  thanks, and appreciation to our  many friends for their kind expressions of sy_npathy and for  the beautiful floral offerings  received in our recent bereavement. Thanks also to the employees of Black Ball Ferries,  the Gibsons Kiwanis Club,  Rev. Donaldson for his 'consoling words, and Graham Funeral Home.  Olive Service and children.  We wish to thank our kind  friends and neighbors for their  acts of love and sympathy during our recent loss of husband  and father, and also extend  grateful thanks for the beautiful floral tributes to our loved  one.  Mrs. W.W. Holmes and family  DEATH NOTICE  JOSS ��� Passed aiway June 12,  1959, ,Arthur Joss of Selma  Park, aged 81. Survived by  his loving wife Mary, two  daughters, Mrs. Mary Miller  and Mrs. Isabel Clarke of Sechelt, 1 son Leslie of Sechelt,  9 grandchildren. Mr. Joss was  a retired B,C.E. roadmafcter.  Funeral service was held Mon.  day, June 15, 1:30 p.m., St.  Hildai's Anglican Church, Sechelt, Rev. Canon Greene officiating! interment Seaview  Cemetery. Graham Funeral  Home Directors.  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.  WORK WANTED  < - *  Carpenter repairs and alterations. Phone Gibsons  179W.  HELP WANTED FEMALE  Part-time   book-keeper for   local store. Give experience and  wages expected Box 544, Coast  ; iNews.  PETS  My eldest sister and her four  children died last week. My  mother is ill and I do not know  /where my daddy is, nobody  will take my free loading uncle and his girl friend, he is a  thief and she's expecting. My  two brothers are adopted out,  but nobody wants me 'cause  I'm a girl. If you want me  please phone Cookie, Gibsons  177G.  WATCH REPAIRS  111 ��� ������-��������������� i        ��� ...      ���    .1���1     ���    i���n  - -I      ,H, '1,1  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  TOTEM FLASHES  JULY FIRST ��� big celebration in Gibsons, parade, games,  beauty queen contest, dancing  square  and regular.  Granthams Landing, two  bedroom home, large living  room with fireplace, grand  view, revenue suite too, and  only  $7500  on terms.  Granthams Landing, very  nice home, life time siding,  Duroid roof, full basement, exceptional view. It's a bargain  at $7500.  Roberts Creek, modern 3  bedroom home,' beautiful gardens, workshop, on paved road  most attractive place and only  $12,600.  Gibsons, large view lot, quiet  area and a lovely modern  gleaming white home, fireplace  in LR. Modern 3 pc. bath.  Price includes new oil range.  It's a real bargain at only $6300  on easy terms.  Suburban 3 bedroom home.  You will like this very much.  It's so light and clean and has  such a home atmosphere. Magnificent gardens, over 20 fruit  trees. To see it is to want it,  and it's only $12,000 on terms.  Gibsons, close in, nice view,  close to everything, exception-  alle well built home, bargain  at $7500 on terms.  Gibsons, on two cleared,  fenced lots, with a breath-taking view, a very cosy two bedroom home, basement, only  $10,500 on terms.  Gower Point, stucco home,  car port, sun porch, block from  beach, only  $4,000   on  terms.  Pratt Road, ten acres, half  cleared, fenced, small home,  only $5775.  Soamea Point, luxurious living. Here you have everything,  fine home, 180 feet beach front  age, world famous view, attractive rock gardens, inviting  approach from Highway thru  stately firs, also small guest  cottage and different studio  home. By appointment only.  May we show you this lovely  estate.  "'"Save moheyr^ee us before  buying any property any place  On the Peninsula.  NOTARY IN  OUR OFFICE  TOTEM REALTY  Owned and operated by  Harold Wilson  GIBSONS, B. C.  CONSTRUCTION  BUILDING    CONSTRUCTION  ALTERATIONS  KITCHEN CABINETS  Dump  trucks fpr   hire,   sand,  gravel and crushed rock.  BULLDOZING  ROY GREGGS  Halfmoon Bay  Phone Sechelt 183G  ~        rAnvernon  Construction ��� Alterations  Repairs ��� Concrete work  Sand, gravel & cr. rock.  Special  price  on   gravel   fill.  Gibsons  173Q. tfn  ftWftOUNCEMENT  10,000 yards excellent road  gravel available. Easy digging.  Free.  Phone  Gibsons   127.  Miss Beverly Greveling, Your  Avon representative, Phone Sechelt 228M.  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  Tree falling, topping, or removing lower limbs for view.  Insured work from Port Mellon to Pender Harbour. Phone  Gibsons 337F.  Marvin  Volen.  tfn  Kitchen cabinets, cliests 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  Gib|%s?33. 4-6-1  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  SECHELT  Serviced lots 66 x 122 feet.  $1,350 less 10% f*r cash  (See signs  on Hackett  Street)  BELL-IRVING  Realty Limited  930 W. Pender ��� MU  3-8411  Vancouver  Go-operation invited from local  Agents  DRUMMOND REALTY  We  have buyers, and require  listings  Always has good buys  Notary Public  Gibsons Phone 39  3 exceptional view lots on Sechelt Highwty. Close in. $800  each.  Gibsons ��� Brand new listing  ��� 2 b.r. home, furnished, base-,  ment, on splendid view property all cleared and fenced,.  100 x 120, near everything.  Only $7950 on terms. Totem  Realty,  Gibsons 44.  PROPERTY WANTED '.  Good crop of hay. Also 2 bedroom home with waterfront  property.. Good harbour. W.  Scoular, Pender Harbour. Ph.  TU 3-2396.  International L194 truck and  self loading 18 ton trailer, 2  drum winch with V8 Ford power unit, ail in good condition.  TD9 cat with winch and pulman  Isaacson blade, arch and 500  gallon 2 compartment gas tank  and hoses. Call, write or phone  J. Derby,  Sechelt 154F.    2-4-c  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.  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 first  class shape. Splendid future.  Pender Harbour area. Totem  Realty, Gibsons  WANTED  Gas driven water pump for  pumping to gravity tank over  well. R.J. Compton, 6857 Cypress, Vancouver 14, "AMhurst  1-5519.  Need a well drilled. Box 543  Coast News.  Wanted ��� electric pump, Box  537,  Coast News.  Capital   available   for   investment   in   mine   on   Sunshine  JCoast. Totem Realty,  Gibsons.  Used furniture, or what have  you? Al's Used Furniture, Gibsons Phone 243.  Dickenson pot oil range with  natural draft. J.J. Bird, 2065  ���West 35th Ave., Vancouver.  AMhurst 6-5246.  BOATS  FOR SALE  .15 ft. outboard, with or without motor, Roy's Boat Rentals,  ?Pender Harbour  Mercury Mark 325 outboard,  :20 hp. 1958 model, like new.  Fibreglass speedboat hull. Ph.  Gibsons 76M. 3-11-p  Sixteen, foot clinker inboatrd  P. hp. heavy duty Briggs, Perfect condition. W.B. -Boucher,  Phone Gibsons 133.  INSURANCE  Fire, Auto, Liability. Prompt  courteous service. Totem Realty,  Gibsons.  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  2 bedroom house, 2 miles from  Gibsons on Sechelt Highway,  chelt hochme etaoin shrdlu cm  See W. Veevers, phone Gibsons 148T?  Sumer cottages for rent by  day, week or month. Phone  312 Y, Gibsons.  2 bedroom unfurnished suite,  waterfront, Roberts Creek. Ph.  Gibsons 19 Y. 2-11-c  Cosy one bedroom home, modern, warm, secluded, only $30  month. Totem Realty.  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  MISC. FOR SALE  Gas range, hot water tank,  complete, $125. Kitchen sink,  taps, , steel cabinet, complete,  $40. Astral fridge, $40. Chesterfield and chair, wine color,  $40. Miscell. Phone Ayres,  West Sechelt, 80H.  SUMMER SPECIAL  New shipment of used ROCKGAS REFRIGERATORS, 6 cu.  ft. $149.50; 4 cu. ft. $99.50.  Fully guaranteed Phone Sechelt 3, Gibsons 33, TUrner 3-  2253.  Boy's bicycle, $10 Phone Gibsons 127.  Ford pickup, 33,000 miles. H.  Kennett, opposite Legion.  Universal ccMHer unit, $100.  Phone 175Y, Gibsons.  Sheep, $10 to $15 each. Lambs,  $5 to $15 each. Phone Gibsons  175Y.  Hot water tank, used, $12; electric washer '.vith wringer,  working order. $27; P.M. chain  saw, 22" D10601 as is, $25. Sechelt 243W.  -  1 electric pump, 1 12 ft. row-  boat. Phone Gibsons 160.  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 sas ranges, also oil ranges. C & S Sales. Phone  Sechelt 3.  Service Fuels. Larae loads, good   MARSH ALL'S   P* TTMBTNG  alder,  some fir.  Phone Gibsons      "REATTNG   &   SUPPLIES  173Q. Phone Gibsons 134, 329 or 33  DIRECTORY  ; See us for all yiour knitting  ^requirements. Agents for Mary  fMaxim Wool.  GIBSONS   VARIETIES  Phone Gibsons 34R  WIRING  .See Dave Gregerson for your  ��� ���i.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  I] Phone 3 Sechelt  *      C E. S1COTTE  BULLDOZING SERVICE  Land  Clearing  Road Building  Logging ��� Landscaping  FREE ESTIMATES  Phone 232 ��� Gibsons  V*  GIBSONS  ..��� BUILDING SUPPLIES  LTD.  .   "WE CARRY THE STOCK"  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  SIM ELECTRIC LTD.  all types  ELECTRICAL  WORK  Phone Sechelt  161  Eves. 130 or 19R  TELEVISION  SALES AND SERVICE  Dependable Service  RICHTER'S RADTO _ TV  Fine Home Furnishings  Maior Aopliances  y Record Bar  Phone  Sechelt 6  A. E. RITCHEY  TRACTOR  WORK  Clearing,   Grading,   Excavating  Bulldozing, Clearing Teeth  FOR RENT  Arches, Jacks, Pumps  Phone Gibsons 176  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  Pender Harbour   743  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,  Gibsons 99  House Phone. Gibsons 119  PENINSULA     CLEANERS  Cleaners  for the Sechelt  Peninsula  Phone  GIBSONS 100  SMITH'S HEATING  CHIMNEY & OIL  STOVES  SERVICED  Phone Gibsons   177K  UlLL'S MACHINE SHOP  Cold Weld Process  Engine Block Repairs  Arc, Acy. Welding  Precision Machinists  Phone 54 Residence 152  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-C�� Electric Co. Ltd.  WIRING and HEATING  We Serve  the Peninsula  Bob Little ��� Phone Gibsons 162  -   ��� ��� ��� ��� - - '  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  MARINE MEN'S WEAR  We carry a full line of men's  clothing and accessories  *  Suits tailored to measure  Stock suits and topcoats  *  Branded lines of work clothing  *  Boots ��� Shoes ��� Slippers  *  Luggage  *  Jewellery ��� watches  Clocks ��� Electric shavers  Necklaces ��� earrings ��� rings  etc., etc.  Phone 2  ���  Gibsons, B.C.  SAND ��� GRAVEL .  CEMENT  BUILDING MATERIALS  TRUCK & LOADER RENTAL  FOR DRIVEWAYS, FILL, etc.  SECHELT  BUILDING   SUPPLIES  Phone Sechelt 60  Evenings, 173  or 234  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  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  DIRECTORY (Continued}  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.  Your    printer   is   as near a?  your telephone a. 45-Q.  FOREST FIRE REPORT  All is relatively quiet on the  fire front. Fire-fighting costs  went up $9,244 during the  week ending June 12 to $101,-  824, approximately 20% o��  last year at this time. Of the  95 new fires reported in the  week, over 60 were small railway fires previously unreported in the Vancouver district.  Church Services  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomews.    Gibsona  11 a.m. Matins  10 a.m. Sunday School  St, Aidan's, Roberts Creek  3:00 p.m. Evensong  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  St. Hilda's    Sechelt  7.30 p.m. Evensong  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  UNITED  Gibsons  9.45 a.m. Sunday School"  11 a.m. Divine Service  Roberts C'*eek, 2 p.m.  Wilson   Creek  Sunday School 11 a.m.  3:30 p.m. Divine Service  PORT MELLON  The Community Chuich  7:30 p.m. Evensong  ST. VINCENT'S  Holy Family, Sechelt,    9 a.m.  St. Mary's, Gibsons, 10.30 a.m.  Port Mellon,   first  Sunday  of  each month at 11.35 a.m.  PENTECOSTA1.  11 a.m. Devotional  9.45 a.m. Sunday School  7:30 p.m. Evangelistic Service  Mid-week services as  ���   announced  CHRISTIAN SCIENTISTS  Church service and Sunday  School, 11 a.m, in Roberts  Creek United Church  Bethel Baptist Church  7:30  P.M.,   Wed.,  Prayer  11:15 A.M., Worship Servic*  Sunday School, 10 a.m.  Pender Harbour Tabernaelt  Sunday School. 10 ajn.  12:00 a.m. Morning  Service  7:30 p,m, Wednesday    Prm*  er Meeting.  LUMBER  Dimension & Shiplap  Rough Timbers  Finished Lumber  Plywoods  Wallboards & Roofing  CEMENT ��� GRAVEL  SAND  HARDWARE  PLUMBING ��� PAINTS  Ph. Gibsons 53  Gibsons  Building Supplies  j Ltd.  WANT AD RATES  Condensed style 3 cents word,  minim-um 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  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 ��� 17 cents per count  line for first insertion then 13c  per count line for consecutive  insertions.  Classified advertisements deadline 5 p.m. Tuesday. 6    Coast News, June 18, 1959.  PENDER  ��a��*3_  '^7Vl,Tjy^Tr^^^-^y"%^^^^^^  By JUDITH FLETCHER  Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Egner of  Egner Heights, Gunboat Bay,  were in Vancouver for a few  days where they met Mr. Egner's  brother who is here from Brooklyn on a visit. The brothers have  mot seen each other for 35 years.  Seattle were registered  at Har-  Dr. and Mrs. R. Strachan of  bour Motel for the weekend and  enjoyed salmon fishing.  Mrs. Muriel Reid of West Vancouver spent a few days with  her daughter, Mrs. Pixie Daly of  Garden Bay. Mrs. Hilda Perkins  and Mrs. May Sherriff of Selma  Park were also guests of Mrs.  Daly.  Mrs. Mary White, R.N., formerly matron of St. Mary's Hospital, is a guest of Mr. and Mrs.  George Haskins of Sakinaw Lake.  Mrs. White has recently completed a post graduate course in  nursing in Chicago.  Stan Bowdler of Vancouver  and Mr. Jack Sheppard spent  the weekend at Mr. Bowdler's  home in Garden Bay.  John Duncan of Murdochs  Landing has left for the north  where he will spend the summer.  William Davis of Bargain Har-  "bour has left for the fishing  grounds up north.  Capt. and Mrs. John Home of  North Vancouver and family  spent the weekend at Mrs. Nesta  Home's summer home on Sinclair Bay.  Mr. and Mrs. Bert Carlson and  son of Seattle, spent the week  cruising in the Pender Harbour  waters on their boat the Mary  Ann.  Norman Klein, and two sons,  Harold and Gordon of Kleindale  have returned from a trip to  Vancouver.  Printed Pattern  pace doge  Karen of Ottawa took this  study of Lt.-Gen. Sir Adrian de  Wiart, V.C., K.B.E., C.B.,  C.M.G., D.S.O., One of the  most fearless men of the 20th  century, Sir Adrian was wound  ed twice in the South African  War, lost his eye in Somali-  land, his left arm in Flanders  and was wounded eight times  in all during the First World  War. Tales of heroism such as  his are presented on CBC radio's show For Valor in which  Canadian winners of the Victoria Cross tell how they Won  the highest of the Commonwealth's military honors. For  Valor can be heard each Saturday on- the Transi-Canada network of CBC radio.  MONTY ON TV  A seven-part series on film,  entitled Command in Battle,  narrated by Gen. Montgomery,  will start Tuesday, June 23.  from 9:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.  PDT. The first program is one  hour long, while the remainder are 30-minute shows. The  half-hour programs will be seen  on CBUT ~uceeeding Tuesdays,  starting at 9:30 p.m. PDT.  Deeper understanding of  spiritual resources is vitally  needed to meet the sharp challenge of our times. This was a  major theme of the annual  meeting of The Mother Church,  The First Church of Christ,  Scientist, in Boston, Massachusetts, attended by about 7,500  Christian Scientists from many  parts of the world.  Spiritual, not material, power holds a practical answer to  the many social, political and  international problems perplexing humanity, the gathering was told.  A special message from the '  Christian Science board of directors to the members said  that today's growing interest  in spiritual values presents a  special challenge ��� the challenge to represent these great  values -till more fully to mankind through our demonstration of them.  Named president of The Mother Church for the coming  year was Kathryn F. Cook of  Boston, Mass. A public practitioner of Christian Science  healing for more than 20 years,  Mrs. Cook succeeds Leonard T.  Carney, retiring president, who  is- alio a member of the board  of trustees of The Christian  Science Publishing society.  Mr. Carney pointed to the  truly Christian standard of  thought and action as an unfailing guide in a changing world.  This standard, he said, holds  that spiritual power is supreme  over all. It is held aloft, he declared, "through the works of  healing and redmeption which  take place over the world day  by day. It is raised whenever  lofty prayer lifts thought' to  God as, the only directing and  saving power."  New opportunities for proving the practical value of spiritual resources were broup1'1*  cut by key officials in their reports on the progress of the  vor-ldwide activities of the  Ghirstian Science Church  y\c: I  9157  SIZES  12-20  Fashion's favorite shirtdress  with a new flair ��� a graceful  8-gore skirt that does the most  flattering things for your figure.  Choose pretty print or smart  solid drip-dry blend.  Printed Pattern yi57: Misses'  Sizes 12, 14, 16, 18, 20. S.ze 16  takes 4 yards 35-inch fabric..  Prmteu direu-uiis on tacn pattern part. Easier, accurate.  Send FIFTY CENTS (50c) in  coins (stamps cannot be accepted) for th:s pattern. Please print  plainly SIZE, NAME, ADDRESS,  STYLE  NUMBER.  Send your order to MARIAN  MARTIN, care of the Coast  Mews. Pattern Dept., 60 Front  St. West, Toronto, Ont  CPFPIAI To Peninsula  OrCUIfiL Car Buyers  Brown Bros. Motors  -list and Granville, Vancouver  An expense paid two-day trip to Vancouvar int-  ���uluding 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,  Monarehs and Edsels and cne-owner good used  cars.  Phone MICKEY COE collect at  Amhurst 6-7111 or Browning 7-6497  for reservation and appointment  PREMIUM PRICES PAID  FOR GOOD CLEAN TRADES  A report giving examples of  -���erious disease healed by Christian Science, compiled from  many countries, was read. Gordon V. Comer, Clerk of the Mother Church, made special note  cf the fine healing work of  Sunday School pupils.  Soaring list of potential exhibitors at the 1959 Pacific National Exhibition has forced  officials to "dole" space on a  single-week basis.  During the exhibition from  August 22 to September 7 all  major    competitive    livestock  shows, which formerly ran for  the entire fair, will be cut to  one week so that the thousands  of animals can be accommodated in the crammed livestock  buildings.  A special All-Arab Western  Horse Show will be featured  at the livestock area for the  Saturday   Opening  Day  only.  Scandanavians Celebrate  The picturesque Swedish  Park in North Vancouver will  be the setting for the massive  Midoummer Festival, Sunday,  June 28. Sponsored by the Scan  danavian Central Committee.  and 15 affiliated organizations,  it has become a traditional  meeting place for those of Nordic descent on the lower mainland of B.C. The program, start  ing at 1:30 p.m. will feature  the songs, music, folk-dancing  and revelry that has become  so endeared to the people of  the Scandanavian lands. A Midsummer Queen will also be  crowned.  Guaranteed    Watch   &  Jewelry Repairs  Same Might ���- Same Time ��� Same Place  Chris* J(  ins   Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  Thurs.. June 18  GIBSONS SCHOOL HALL - 8 p.m. SHARP  BIG CASH PRIZES  Don't Miss First Game $10  SUNSHINE COAST WELFARE FUND  <*&.  "Save now for two weeks with play in '60! The BNS can help you."  You'll play best on your vacation when to give Jack, Helen, Jeannie and Barbara the  you're free of money worries. That's why time of their lives this year.  Jack Harmer opened his special vacation When you go on your vacation next year,  Savings Account at the BNS about a year leave money worries at home. Open your  ago. It took just a small deposit each payday BNS Vacation Account now!  THE BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA  More than 500 branches across Canada and in London, New York, The Caribbean  Manager: Squamish and Woodfibre Branches, G. H. Churchill.  NOTICE OF  INTENTION  TO  APPLY  TO   PURCHASE   LAND  In Land Recordins District of  Vancouver, B.C.. Welcome Pass.  M'dd1"   Point,   Pender   Harbour.  TAKE NOTICE that Eugene  R-^-rts of 74S Broadmoor Blvd.,  Richmond. B.C.. occupation Meat  Cutter, intends to apply for permission fo purchase the following described lands:���At road  allowance pin northeast side of  lot 6284  N.W.D.  Group  1. .  Commencing at a post planted  as above, thence east 10 chains;  thence 15 chains north; thenco  west 10 chains to highway;  thence south along highway to  point cf commencement, and  containing 15 acres, more or less.  The   purpose   for   which   the  land is required is future home.  EUGENE  ROBERTS  Dated May IS, 19:9.  This advertisement  is not published   or  displayed   by the  Lfquor Control Board or by the  Government of British  Columbia.  S3tft-c>- Roberts Creek  By Mrs. M. Newman  Miss Wilma Deane has returned home to Masset for the  summer vacation.  A weekend guest at the R.J.  Eades home was Al Pelletier  of Britannia.  Miss, Sheila . Smith visited  Vancouver during the wek.  Mr. and Mrs. J.S. Smedley  of Kelowna and three children  are spending a week with the  Crocker family.  Mr. and Mrs. M. MacKenzie  had as their weekend guest  Mrs. C.  Utting of Vancouver.  Edison invented the flash light  in 1914.  \am*'MmMtmamMa*m*maMt��*nnn**t**n��*tn��BtaaM***m*Bmm*MaaMaa%mmMAMMa*Mtia*iia*MimBMMa*M*Mi  iimfiimi-iuMM-mi"" 'd  drink.  Mission Orange  A fiins Orange Soft Drink made with  California Valencia Oranges  inmsiiii  Rogers Plumbing  NOW OPEN FOR BUSINESS  PRICES LOWER THAN THE CATALOGUES  SOME LESS THAN WHOLESALE  1/2" Copper Pipe    20c foot  1/2" Copper Elbow  ..................;...���..-..:...-;__ipc ea.  1/2" Copper Tees ~   13c ea.  4" Lead Stubs -   34.90  Lead '----     18c lb.  1/2" Valves for Copper    95c  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        $14.90  4" Soil Pipe       $4.90 per 5 ft. length  Pembroke Baths, white enamelled       $55.00  1/2" Galvanized Pipe       18c ft.  1V3" Galvanized Pipe    '.    59c ft.  1/2" Galvanized Elbows       17c ea.  1/2" Galvanized Tees    -    22c ea.  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 Honey RefHnded  GIBSONS  BOX 197  Phones  STORE 339 -  RESIDENCE 105Y  Coast News, June 18, 1959.    7  The Thrill That Comes Once in a Lifetime  ENCYCLOPliriAfCAMADiAHA  Who was America's first Rhodes  Scholar?  Chester B. Martin, eminent  Canadian historian, who died  in Toronto l-tet year. Martin,  who was born in Nova Scotia  in 1882, was educated at the  University of New Brunswick  and in 1904 won the first  Rhodes scholarship awarded in  America. At Oxford he won additional scholarships and received his M.A in 1907. He organized the department of history; at the University of Manitoba in 1909 dnd remained  there until transferring to the  University of Toronto in 1929.  At the latter institution he was  professor and head of the department of history until retirement in 1952.  What    Provincial    Legislature  lacked an opposition?  In the summer of 1935 Walter Maxfield Lea and his Liberal followers were elected to  power in Prince Edward Island  with an unprecedented majority, not one opposition candidate having been elected. Unfortunately Mr, Lea died the  following January. He had been  premier of the province in  1930-31 and was leader of the  Liberd! opposition from 1931  to 1935. A breeder of Holstein  cattle and'Percheron horses, he  spent all his life on the farm  and was known as the Farmer  Premier.  LETTERS  to editor  Editor: The committee of the  Granthams Community Club  have asked me to express their  appreciation of the spic and  span hall left by the young  people who were loaned the  hall for a party after the high'  school graduation They were  good scouts  A.G. Andrews  Secretary.  The first issue of Canada's  only all-Eskimo magazine has  apperfred. It is called "Inukti-  tut*' pronounced Ee-Nook-tee-  toot, and means "The Eskimo  Way." Published under the authority of Northern Affairs  Minister Alvin Hamilton, the  new periodical is not only for  Eskimos in the Eskimo language, but was produced by Eskimos.  The first issue includes an  Eskimo's account of last year's  goodwill mission to Greenland,  some EJskimo folk-tales sent in  ���by people from Igloolik, a  story of a hunting adventure  by a man who was a sanatorium patient not long ago, and  numerous other articles. There  is also a children's page. There  are excellent illustrations  drawn by Eskimos, including  the magazine's art editor, Miss  Mary Panegoosho, who also designed the cover.  The magazine, edited entirely by Eskimos, uses the Eskimo syllabic form of writine  mimeographed with the use of  a specially-built Eskimo typewriter.  Inuktitut succeed**; the farmer Eskimo Bulletin, a Publication dealing with such subjects as caribou conservation  and the maintenance of boat  engines. Under its hew name  the magazine will invite the  Eskimos, to send in their own  stories, encourage literairy* endeavour and the expression of  opinion, and publish photos  and Eskimo art, both hand-  drawn and cut in stone.  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  WANT ADS ARE  REAL  SALESMEN  Make Reservations Early for July 1 Dinner  Course Turkey Dinner $1-65  From 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  DANNY'S DINING ROOM  Phone GIBSONS 140  The emotions of being a father...  The emotions of being a father stay constant  through the ages. The hopes and fears . . . the  wishes and apprehensions. The humbling realization that no other task in all the world  carries with it so grave a responsibility, so  rewarding a victory as that of being a father.  For where else does a boy look ... for light  which will lead to sure places for young feet  to stand ... for guidance through the great  continent of the mind ... for those words and  teachings that will open wisdom's way... for a  held-out hand, a haven in every sudden storm?  Where else but to a father, who knows that  every son is a miracle, like daily light.  More than anything else Fatherhood is guidance and wisdom ��� the wisdom of setting a  good example in thought, in word, in deed.  And one principle that surely deserves to be  exemplified is the practice of Moderation in all  things, including the use of whisky. It is this  thought which The House of Seagram wishes  to leave with you on this Father's Day, 1959.  May it enrich your life with happiness, and  your son's thereafter.  THE HOUSE OF SEAGRAM  ��_JL'-L��-"--,.l_-,i-  ��_j3*3*->  Joseph E. Seagram & Sons Ltd., Waterloo, Ontario.  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liauor Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia.  New Range Opening  a! Sibsons M and Chin Club  VISITORS   WELCOME  REFRESHMENTS  AVAILABLE 8    Coast News. June 18, 1959.  Wilson Creek  BY MRS. D. ERICKSON  Sorrento, B.C. will be the  new address of the Ron Whit-  akers. They plan to return in  October. The large house on  their new property was built  some years ago for the late Senator W. Kinghorne.  Wayne and Dorothy Elgren  visited Mrs. E. Hellier recently. Her son Douglas is active  with "The Barnstormers" who  staged "The Diary of Anne  Frank" earlier this year.  Mrs. W. Chamberlain of Toronto is spending a month here  with her brother and his wife,  Mr. and  Mrs. C.E. Higginson.  Lockers  Phone SECHELT 1  SHOP WEEKLY and  SAVE   REAL   MONEY  WE ARE NEVER  UNDERSOLD!  Between pay days?  Try these money  stretchers!  FRESH  PORK  SHANKS  SLICED  BEEF    m  LIVER   **  lb.  Pork Tenderloin  69c Ib.  PORK  NECK  BONES  if  '��.  LEAN  Minced Beef  39c Ib.  Cello I's  Pork Liver  Pork Kidneys  19c lb.  Conr^ete  Selection  of  Mrs. Willmans  CAKES  &  CRUMPETS  Sechelt News Port Mellon news notes  BY MRS. A.A. FRENCH  Tne Sechelt Elementary  School Band of approximately  60 pupils held a picnic at Sak-  ina Lake with swimming, fishing and a weiner roast at a  camp fire before going home  They were accompanied by Mr.  and Mrs. G. Fahrni, Mr. J.  'Strachan, Mr. Norman Burley  and Bruce Redman. The children had an enjoyable day.  St. Hilda's Sunday School  has held its last session of the  season. There will be a picnic  in the near future, the date to  be announced.  Mrs. Dolly Dunn is. leaving  for Hope, to visit Captain and  Mrs. Ingvar Haavs who have  recently purchased the Silver  Top Auto Court there. Mrs.  Haavs is a  daughter.  Mrs. Bess Parker and Mrs*.-  Eva Lyons are in Vancouver  for a few days.  Mrs. Edie Laidlaw of the Village Coffee Shop is on a visit  to Seattle.  Weddings  LEE ���- GREGERSON  A lovely wedding was held  on Saturday, May 30, when  Rev. H.A. Watts united in marriage Dorothy Ann Gregerson  and Joseph Franklin Lee in a  ceremony at 7 p.m. in Knox  United Church.  The bride is the daughter of  Mr. and Mrs. J.D. Gregerson of  Madeira Park and the groom  the son of Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Lee, also of Madeira Park.  The bride's graceful gown  was fashioned of white net and  lace with matching French lace  jacket and her chapel illusion  veil was held by a coronet of  velvet and rhine-atones. The  bridal bouquet was red roses.  Miss Lorraine Gregerson.  gowned in azure blue nylon  and wearing a matching hat,  attended her sister. Donald  Dickerson of Pender Harbour  was best man and ushers were  John Aitken and George Cais-  ley.  Jack Lockwood proposed the  bridal toast at the reception,  held at the home of the bride's  uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs.  Frank Hawkins.  Police Court  Magistrate  Johnston's Court  Walter Edward Haskins of  Pender Harbour, Frederick  Theodore Strom of Gibsons*  and Richard Edwards of Powell River were fined $25 each  for speeding.  Peter Williams of Sechelt  was fined $30 when charged  with common assault.  Rennie John of Sechelt was  assessed $15 for having wine  on a reserve.  Columbus Paul of Sechelt  was fined $20 for being found  drunk at Sechelt.  Chris Julian, also of Sechelt  paid a $20 fine for having liquor in his possession and also  forfeited three cases of beer  to the crown.  Alfred Harper of Pender  Harbour was fined $15 for  driving a vehicle with a faulty muffler.  Kenneth McMann of Roberts Creek was fined $150 for  driving while his ability was  impaired.  Croft Faircrest of Vancouver and Barry Farrell of Pender Harbour were fined $20  each for being found in possession of beer on an Indian  reserve. Farrell was fined a  further $50 for providing liquor to a person on an Indian  reserve.  HELP WANTED  Require female cook, also help  for cleaning cabins. 'Pender  Harbour Auto Court, TUrner  3-2244.  By  Mrs.  J. Macey  Mrs. N. Marleau has returned after a month's visit with  relatives in North Battleford,  Wilkie, Eastend, Unity and  other places in Saskatchewan.  Her niece, Margaret Rose David, of Glaslyn, Sask., returned  wTith her to stay with the Mar-  Sechelt Sports  The annual elementary  ichool sports dayL saw a large  turn out. This year the children from grades one to seven  were divided into four houses.  The house results were: House  4, 214 points; House 2, 114;  House 1, 110; and House 3, 90  points.  The day opened with a parade of the house colors, followed by the dashes, bean bag, and  three legged races, high jumps,  broad jumps, and soft ball  throws.  The P.T.A. supplied refreshments, soft drinks and ice  cream with a special treat of  home  made  pie.   The  parents  assisted the principal and staff  to make this a successful day  leau family during the summer  Johnny Hague is home from  Christ the King Seminary to  spend the summer with his  family.  Mrs. F. Lauer arrived home  from the hospital with new son  Francis Alexander. The Lauer  family will reside at house No.  81 in Port Mellon.  Mr. C.B. Davies is on a business trip to Montreal, Toronto  and New   York.  Joanie Rae is visiting her  grandmother, Mrs. C.B. Davies  while her parejnts, Mr. and  Mrs. Doug Rae of Port Alberni  are on a camping trip  Mrs. E.C. Sherman spent several  days   in   Vancouver  Early summer has1 brought  several changes in 'Port Mellon.  The Ed Freers have moved to  Granthams, the G. Taylors into  Freer's former home and the J.  Rogers have moved to the Taylors' former home.  Port      Mellon    Community  Church   Sunday   School   will  hold its annual closing day service this Sunday, June 21.  for  THE MORE MATURE FIGURE  DRESSES  CARDIGANS  BLOUSES  DUSTERCOATS  SKIRTS  HATS  Bishop Ladies  IVear  & Millinery  Old Location Anne's Flower Shop ��� SECHELT  ROLLER SKATING  COUPON  with this coupon admits the entire family  accompanied by one or both parents on  an ALL NIGHT TICKET or 15c off on an  ALL NIGHT TICKET.  FRIDAY NIGHT, JUNE 19  For Dad on HIS Day  FISHING TACKLE ���-CAMPING EQUIPMENT  ELECTRIC SHAVERS ��� TRASISTOR RADIOS  TOOLS ��� GARDEN SUPPLIES  I  I  Watch for Nhiim-I SALE  Thursday June 18  FLYERS li*J THE MAIL  JOHN WOOD  HARDWARE   &  APPLIANCES  Phone GIBSONS 32  Weekend Specials  ROUND STEAK  CHOICE GRADE A  TURKEYS fiKfc 49?k.  GRADE A     ���    Ey&erated  SIDE BACON  HOME CURED���Sliced or in the Piecs  C  Ib.  59  HAM SALE!! 59c  Ib.  READY TO EAT ��� Whole or Shank End  Heme Freezer Meats a Speciality  MEATS ��� GROCERIES ��� PRODUCE  FREE DELIVERY  SUMMER STORE HOURS  MONDAY thru SATURDAY ��� 8.30 a.m. to 9 p.m.  SUNDAY ��� 12 NOON TILL 9 p.m.  Phone 52 KEN WATSON, Prop.  Mermaid Queen Contest  KINSMEN  PENNY DAVIS  PORT MELLON LOCAL  GAIL GREGGAIN  LEGION No. 109  BUNNY HERRIN  KIWANIS  SANDRA PETERSON  This iickei is worth 25  votes for the contestant of  your choice.  It admits bearer to July 1  Dance and entitles  bearer  to   participation   in   Prize  Draw  -RICE  50c  FIREMEN  SYLVIA WILSON  This is a sample ballot,  and is not to be considered  usable.  A BALLOT MUST CONTAIN ONE X ONLY TO BE VALID  GIBSONS JULY 1 CELEBRATION c"��miHw

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