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Array Provincial Library,  DANNY'S  DINING ROOM  Phone GIBSOJNS 140  JUST  FINE  FOOD  ���ssBmmmmsmsma^smmmm.  SERVING THE GROWING SUNSHINE COAST  Published in Gibsons, B.C. Volume 11,/Number 45, November 19, 1959.  A Complete Line  of Men's Clothing  Marine Men's Wear  Ltd.  Phone 2 ��� Gibsons;  B.C.  on winter  driving  Six hot tips for cold weather  driving were offered motorists by the head of the Motor  Vehicle Branch, Superintendent George Lindsay.  Based on scientific research  by the National Safety Council's committee on winter driving hazards, under actual driving conditions and during  tests conduceed by professional drivers and engineers, the  cardinal rules for safe winter  driving are listed as follows:  1. You are the key to your  own safety. Driving conditions  definitely are less favorable in  winter. It's up to you to winter",  ize your car, Winter-wise your  driving techniques and determine to do your best to avoid  accidents.  2. Rely on good tires and  tire chains. Have good tires  You may- prefer snow tires for  winter but ydu still should car  ry reinforced tire chains for  the more severe conditions  which can and will develop  from time to time. Even with  the help of snow tires, or the  much greater help of reinforced tire chains, you should reduce speed on snow ana* ice-  3. Keep windshield and windows clear. Be sure your wiper blades are in good condition  and that wiper arms have adequate pressure to sweep snow  and sleet off rather than slide  ever it. See that heater and defroster are workng smoothly.  Clear snow and ice from the  windshield and all windows of  your car before venturing on  to the highway. Ventilate, to  keep your windows from fogging.  4. Get the "feel" "of tlie  road. In order to avoid unintentional sliding or spinning  of your wheels, try the brakes  or gently press the accelerator  while driving slowly and as  traffic and highway conditions  permit. Then adjust speed to a  comfortable safe rate governed  byi the existing road and weather conditions.  5. Follow at a safe distance.  Keep a good margin between  your car and the vehicle ahead.  It takes chainless cars from  three to 12 times more distance  to stop on snow and ice than it  does on dry. pavement.  6. Pump your brake��. A  pumping action permits you to  maintain better steering control on ice or slippery snow.  A fast application and release  of the brakes ��� one or two  times per second ��� Will give  you short intervals of maximum braking effort separated  by short intervals of controlled  steering while wheels are rolling.  MOTHER.   DIES  Mrs. Edith A. Greig of Edmonton, Alberta, mother of  Mrs. Margaret McKee of Sechelt died Nov. 5 in Royal Alexandra hospital in Edmonton.  The funeral was held Nov. 7  from the Howard and McBride  Funeral Home.  She leaves her husband, Andrew Greig, another daughter  Mrs. Anne Hull of Edmonton  and a son Robert of Toronto.  com  A water supply for the Sunshine Coast came up for discussion at Gibsons Board of  Trade meeting Monday night  in, Peninsula Hotel.  Upshot of the discussion was  the naming of William Wright  as chairman of a committee to  explore possibilities of getting  an* area-wide committee in operation as soon as possible. The  idea is to get the best possible  men on the job.  The first Squamish storm  brought    information    to  the  d  SPECIAL CLASSES throughout B.C. for retarded children are  maintained with B.C. government help by the Association for  Retarded Children of B.C. Their establishment has constituted  a quiet revolution in B.C.'s education system in the past few  years. The Association* is campaigning now for funds to expand  its program.  Gibsons Legion presents  three $100 scholarships  At the Nov. 11 Remem-  brance Day service of Gibsons  branch 109 Canadian Legion in  Legion Hall three bursaries  were awarded. They went to  Marguerite Veale, Trudy  Preuss and John Trueman.  Each was for $100. Miss Veale  had also previously been selected for a $300 scholarship by  ,the Legion provinical,.cojnmand  Presentation of the scholarships took place at the end of  the service. Ron. Haig presented   the   provincial   -command  scholarship   and    Ike   Mason,  ����� ' " ��� ���"������     i     -���   ���'    i ������  ��� ��� ���  Dance pupils  will perform  Pupils of Miss Anne Gordon's; Ballet School will present in Gibsons Legion Hall,  starting at 8 p.m., Sat., Nov.  21, a demonstration of dance  work from their classes.  The group will show a selection of dances ranging from  the small children's "Doll's  Washing Day" to the comparatively intricate foik dances of  the more senior groups.  The children will be costumed and are looking, forward to  depicting the steps and en-  chainements which they are  learning.  There will also be a presentation of historical mime, show  ing movements and gestures  used as they were in different  times and as influenced by the  costumes of   other days.  This display will be followed by*1- refreshments and films  on ballet. During.the evening  a drawing will take place for  a beautiful ballerina doll with  her wardrobe of grown-up clothes. The doll has been shown  recently in the window ' of  Lang's Drug Store at Gibsons.  A silver collection will be taken. -  president of the local Legion  branch presented the other  three.  Combined choirs of the Anglican and United churches took  part in the ceremony of Remembrance. Ministers taking  part were Rev. David Donaldson, honorary chaplain of the  provincial command; Rev.  Denis Harris, branch chaplain  sud -Revv? Ei* ������K*^p^*VR'eJ^ilr.;'  Harris delivered the address.  Rev. Mr. Donaldson gave the  Bible reading and Rev. Mr.  Kemp the prayer. Last Post  was sounded. The choirs sang  the anthem "What are these  that are arrayed in white  robes."  Scouts, Cubs, Girl Guides  and Brownies took part in the  service.  At Seaview Cemetery before  the service in the hall a party-  of Legion members and members of the auxiliary under Mr.  Mason laid a wreath at the  cemetery cenotaph.  anon due  to retire  During the course of his address at the dedication service  in connection with the opening  of the new Legion Social Hall  at'Madeira Park, Canon Alan  Greene disclosed that his retirement from the ��� service of  the Columbia Coast Mission  was due at the end o fthis year  ?For the past 48 years, Mr.  Greene has been a familiar  and beloved figure along the  west coast. His retirement will  leave a gap in the lives of the  many out-of-the-way coastal  communities which will be a  difficult one to fill. In a later  issue, the Coast News expects  to: publish a ful1 profile on the  life and work of the Rev.  Greene.  The following from the Nov.  16 issue of the Province news-  fa|>er mentions Canon Greene:  Latest addition to the fleet  of mission vessels, operated on  th^  B.C.  Coast  by   Columbia  Coast   Mission,   was launched  v Sa^orday   at   Bisset   and   Gil-  "stein's shipyard in-North* Vah-  SKI CLUB MEETING  Mount Elphinstone Ski Club  annual meeting will be held  Nov. 25, at 8 p.m., in the Fire  Hall at Gibsons. Those desiring  to join are urged to attend this  meeting to start off the season  along with the former members of the club.  Good work!  Gibsons contributions to. St.  Mary's hospital- drive for funds  are steadily increasing and the  appointment of canvassers will  add to the amount already collected.  Mrs. William Duncan and  Mrs. Tom Morrison have volunteered to solicit funds and  have reported success so far  in their efforts.  couver.  Appropriately she was named the Alan Greene, after  Canon Alan Greene, D.D., superintendent of the mission, who  has plied the coast for 48 years  bringing spiritual and medical  care to hundreds of remote settlements from Pender Harbour  north to Queen Charlotte  Sound.  The new vessel brings the  mission fleet up to four, as she  joins tiie Columbia, John Antle  and Rendezvous under the St.  George's Cross houseflag.  The Alan Greene will be  based at Kingcome Inlet and  will be used for work with the  Kwakiutl Indians. Rev. Eric  Powell will be her skipper.  Sponsor at the launching  was Mrs. Ernest Christmas,  who with her husband, spent  13 years as lay missionary  with the Indians at Kingcome  Inlet.  The new vessel is 35 feet  long, powered by a Perkins  diesel which will give her a  speed of nine knots. Total cost  is about $18,000.  52nd ANNIVERSARY  Mr. and Mrs. J. Ernest Marshall sr., celebrated their 52nd  wedding anniversary quietly.  Members of the family helped  with the celebration. Long distance phone calls came from  members of the family at Tampa, Florida; San Francisco,  California and Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.  Spanish dancers Susana yjose make big hit  Exotic fiery elegance, words  used in the Susana y Jose program to describe these outstanding dancers of old. Spain,  are the most fitting the writer  can think of after having seen  the company at Friday night's  concert in Elphinstone High  school auditorium.    -  Brought to Gibsons by Overture Concerts society with the  hope they would be acceptable  to the membership, was a gamble which paid off handsomely.  From their first statuesque appearance as the curtains parted to the final tap of their feet  and swish of colorful costumes,  Susana y( Jose won their audience completely.  It was an evening with  splashes of color; also rhythm  that changed as sharply and  brilliantly as flashes of. light  from a diamond. Susana y Jose  have been described according  to   program   notes   as  a   fireworks of fantasy and tempera- ;���  ment. This is no exaggeration.  Those with a keen  ear for  rhythm must have been tickled.  by the smooth yet rapid chang  es   of mood expressed by the'  phenominal tapping of heel and ���  toe by this gifted pair.  From the opening pavana to  the final fandango there was  no let-up in pace. Everything  about tlie performance expressed a high standard and despite  the recalcitrant curtain which  caused the artists a little concern at the opening, they won  the audience by the superb  manner in which they, without scenery, carried one to a  warmer clime, far, far away  with  colorful   costuming  and  brilliant dancing aided considerably with expert piano accompaniment, drums, Flamenco  singing and guitar playing. It  was a refreshing evening decidedly in contrast to the evergreen scenery around us.  As one not gifted in the art  of the intricate dance steps  either by practice or knowledge without practice, the writer must confine himself to his  impressions.' His acquaintance  with dances of old Spain are  confined mainly to the music  without footwork. With footwork added it leaves him floundering for the proper words to  use. They escape him so .he  asks you to believe in the spon  taneous applause of the enthralled audience. What better  commendation could be offered.  The playing of Armin Jans,  sen on the piano was a symphony in musical color and the  guitarist, Francisco Hernandez  was so intriguing one could  have listened to him a great  deal more. The vocal selections  by Manuel Cruz Garcia at first  seemed somewhat stentorian  but one got used to the unusual intonations and towards  the end of the concert they did  not appear to intrude as much  as they did earlier. Perhaps if  the vocalist appeared in peasant costume he could provide  a less severe approach to his  work.  Overture Concerts certainly  opened the season with a reallv  artistic effort and Susana y  Jose will be remembered for  some time to come as really  fine performers. ��� F.C.  board that fishermen were not  too pleased with the breakwater which was completed recently. Some fishermen were  reported to have spent many  hours during Saturday night  and Sunday morning according  to information supplied the  Coast News outside the board  meeting. They- tussled with  craft bobbing around in the  hope of keeping down damage.  One trawler broke loose and  ended up on the beach.  Federal authorities, the  board was told, have been informed of the situation and  that fishermen are not satisfied with the present set-up of  floats behind the new breakwater. From what fishermen  understand, they believe a public works department official  will eventually check over the  situation to see what can be  done to make it better.  A letter will be sent the federal .marine department thanking the department, for placing  a buoy on the reef by Soames  Point. The meeting was informed that a floodlight will be  placed adjacent to the winch  now on the dock at Gibsons.  The sanding of bad areas on  the road to Port Mellon during  bad weather was brought to  the attention of the board with  the desire that some action be  taken.  A letter from the highways  department in answer to a request for space for a sidewalk  from the high school to the  North Road explained that the  idea was favored by the department and that arrangements would be made to move  the present ditch inside the  sidewalk area. Remarks by  board members revealed that  the work was practically assured but they could not tell  when it would be started.  The "problem of safety lectures for school children was  discussed briefly and it was  revealed the R.C.M.P. was  planning some lectures. It was  announced that the Safety  Council in Vancouver was  ready to provide material for  use in safety programs.  The request that the board  support a move to have student  fares available by bus and ferry was turned over to the committee on transportation for a  check to see what could be  done,.  The industrial board operat.  ing within the provincial government inquired as to what  industrial opportunities were  available in this area. The in-  dusrial board will be informed of the potentialities of the  Sunshine Coast.  Thte problem . of using the  bus  stop   for  parking   during  Slippery roads  idents  cause acci  Eight or ten cars were involved in accidents during the  stormy period on the Sunshine  Coast and most of the collisions  were in the area fronr'Wilson  Creek towards Port Mellon.  RCMP have no reports of  anyone being injured in the  mishaps and have no record  of the number of cars that  skidded into ditches and found  their way out without help.  One I & S transport got into  difficulties when on the way  to Port Mellon with a load. It  was unable to navigate a hill  and slid back into a soft spot  on the side of the highway. It  took some effort to get it back  on the road again.  hours when not used by buses  in front of the Graham block  was discussed and it was left  to be explored.  Mrs. Walter Nygren reported,  on the St. Mary's Hospital  study group which has prepared a brief to be presented ta  the provincial government. She  said the group seeks a 50 bed  hospital to replace the present  St. Mary's hospital at. Garden.  Bay. She reported the greatest  need was to convince the population of the need for a modern hospital. The main area in  which this work would have  to be done is on the Gibsons  end, she said.  A committee of three was  named to nominate a slate of  officers for the next year. Another committee will study the  possibilty of raising the annual  membership fee.  Increased truck rates imposed by the provincial government drew pretests from members interested in trucking.  Their claim was that the rate  was exorbitant. The issue will  be taken before the Associated  Boards meeting in  December.  Chairman of the meeting  was Walt Nyjgren, president,  with Mrs. Wynn Stewart as  secretary. After the meeting  Bob Holden showed a winter  sports film from the B.C. Electric  film library.  Gunboat  Bay fi  ire  Fire which broke out in the  home of Mr. and Mrs. Harold  Stickland, of Gunboat Bay,  Pender Harbour, last Saturday  morning demonstrated once  again the speed, efficiency and  value 'to the 'community of the  recently; formed Garden Bay  Volunteer Fire Brigade.  The blaze was first noticed  by   Mrs.   Stickland,   at   about  7:30 a.m.  She roused her husband and telephoned Jack Cum  ming, next-door neighbor who  rushed to the assistance of Mr.  Stickland who was battling the  blaze   with fire  extinguishers.  Meantime,    Mrs.    Cumming  telephoned Cecil Reid who hurl  ried by boat to the scene, leaving Mrs. Reid to contact other  members of the Brigade. Valuable assistance in summoning  help was also rendered by the  Sechelt telephone operator  on  duty.  Due to prompt action on the  part of all concerned, the fir**  was confined to the west end  of the building and the basement rumpus room. Damage,  which is fairly extensive, is  believed to be covered by insurance.  As a mark of appreciation  for the assstance rendered by  the volunteer firemen, Mr. and  Mrs. Stickland have donates  $50 to the 'coming drive for  funds planned by the brigade.  In strict fairness to the Stick-  land's generosty, it should be  mentioned that they desired  the gift to be anonymous, bul  the brigade feels such generosity; should, be publicised.  BOXES  ARE  SCARCE  Those potato chip boxes  sought by pupils of Roberts  Creek school are apparently  scarce because none have been  turned in so far. They are required to make masks for the  Christmas concert at the school  Anyone having Nalleyi's boxes  which are the ones sought is  asked to get them to the school  somehow.  A GOOD HINT  Salvage grandma's jardiniere  from the attic for a puddle catcher. Place a sponge inside and  set it near the door on wet days.  Umbrellas will drain and dry  quaint umbrella stand.  Repair for  Gambier dock  W.H. Payne, M.P., Coast-  Capilano, has been advised by  the minister of public works  that the contract for wharf repairs at West Bay, Gambier Island, has been approved. The  contract is in favor of Fraser  River Pile Driving Company  Limited, New Westminster, in  the amount of $10,715.  School dress  for discussion  Dress of students at Elphinstone High School will be discussed at the school PTA meeting Nov. 23 at 8 p.m. Report  cards will also be discussed  by Mr. W.S. Potter. Parents  are urged to attend this meeting as the discussion concerns  them as well as students. 2    Coast News, Nov. 19, 1959.  life's Darkest Moment  A WEBSTER CLASSIC  An ABC Weekly  Published by Sechelt Peninsula News Ltd.,  every Thursday, at Gibsons, B.C.  Box 128, Gibsons, B.C., Phone 45Q  FRED CRUICE, Editor and Publisher  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., SJ.50: 3 mos., $1.00  Uttited States and Foreign, $3.00 per year. 5c per copy.  Recognition overdue  The Parliamentary committee on mines, forests and waters  in its report to the House of Common�� last summer produced a  set of recommendations regarding the forests of Canada, one of  whic'h urged the federal forestry branch* scope be widened with  a deputy minister in charge.  This is reported in the recent, issue of Forest Facts, a reference paper on 1he woodlands, published by the Canadian Pulp  and Paper Association. In reading through this paper one comes  across the following sentence: The report points out that annual  forest fire losses aire equivalent to half the value of Canada's  yearly wheat crop.  A perusal of ihe Dominion Bureau of Statistics Nov. 6 weekly bulletin on the economic life of the nation followed. From it  was gleaned the fact that the January to September exports of  forest products such as newsprint, lumber and pulp totalled  slightly more than a billion dollars or if you prefer figures,  $1,000,000,000. In the same period exports of wheat totalled  $322,200,000.  Some people might like to add on to the wheat figures the  Canadian consumption. It would not alter the picture because  total consumption of wood products in Cai ada added to the wood  product exports would if anything increase the ratio in favor of  wood products* as against wheat.  All this is pointed out not to infer that wheat has an inferior position to wood products in the Canadian economy. It is  done to show the forest industry* is modest in its desire for a widened forestry department within the federal government under  a deputy minister.  The wheat farmer has a wheat board under direction of the  federal minister of agriculture who reports its activities to parliament. Outside government 'circles both the wheat grower and  the forestry people have their organizations which do their lobbying.  One can safely assume that the wheat farmer, when he gets  -hurt through failing price or disaster from the elements, becomes  quite vocal and is assisted by the weight of wheat pools and other  farmer organizations behind them. To say they make themselves  heard in governmental circles is an understatement. They not  only get the ear of the.government but the press generally, pro  or con, joins the fray.  There is nothing wrong with the farmer becoming vocal  whether he is organized or unorganized. That is his right. It  should also be tlie right of the forest industry to have a��more  direct voice.  The parliamentary) committee report comment explains the  Forestry bralich has not the status comparable to that of a department. This, it says, reflects a lack of appreciation of the importance of the forest industries to Canada in the past, now and  in the future. Other departments of government are- considered  essential to serve industries or aspects of our national economy  which are of much less economic c'onsequence.  QUOTABLE QUOTES  In my country we have more television sets than we have  bathtubs. ��� Ed Murrow.  *    *    *  The difficult relations between Canada and the United States  in fields of trade and investment should be relatively easily open  to improvement. They do not arise from vast differences ia standards of living, wage costs and the like, which are slow of change  and difficult to deal with. They arise largely from the fact that  cthe United States tariff tends to prevent Canada from developing manufacturing and processing industries based on her natural resources. ��� A.E. G?auer, president of British Columbia PoW.  er Corporation addressing the National Foreign Trade convention in New York.  **��     ^     sje  Wish somebody would once and for all rid the big city TV  producers dnd magazine writers of the notion that weekly editors are "country hicks" with straw antennas sticking out of  their ears. ��� Les Way in The Weekly Editor.  School driving course  A   campaign   to   have   driver  training   courses   conducted   in  iligh schools across Canada has  been launched by the B.C. Automobile Association in concert  with 15 other constituent clubs  of the Canadian Automobile Association.  In a new booklet "Teach Them  to Live" which is being used in  the campaign, the Canadian  Automobile Association points  out that 86 percent of teenagers  drive cars as soon as they can  get licenses and that 31 percent  of accidents are caused by 18  percent cf drivers ��� those between the ages of 16 and 25.  The CAA booklet states:  "Driver training in schools is!  not on trial; its worth has been  proven. Results can be measured  on the  basis of fairly long ex.-  ROLLS ALONG ~~~~  The powerful Swedish car, Volvo, now imported to Canada, gets  its name from the first person  singular, present tense, of the  Latin verb volvere; it means '1  roll along.'  perience in the United States.  Nearly 12,000 high schools there  have, driver training in their curricula. Well-kept records show  that school-trained drivers are  involved in only half as many  accidents as untrained drivers."  fe>  O  V  A super-race of grizzly bears  has been discovered in an Alberta hideway, recently opened  up as ons of th country's hottest  oil-prospecting--  areas.  The huge beasts are believed  to tbe remnants of the plains  grizzlies which once moved with  the buffalo herds across the prairies and were thought to be extinct before the turn of the century.  An article in a recent issue of  Imperial Oil Review reports that  discovery of a "Valley of the  Giants" in the Swan Hills area  150 miles northwest of Edmonton  poses an intriguing zoological  riddle for naturalists throughout  North America.  The bears are of eye-popping  proportions. They measure up to  10 feet from nose tip to hind  paws, and weigh up to half a  ton. In the bear kingdom, only  the Alaska Kodiak tops that.  Fewer than 400 of the shy  monsters are believed to have  survived in an 8,000-square-mile  domain of woods, babbling  streams, and small mountains  which, until recently was one of  the continent's few primeval  spots. Today oil has been found  in Swan Hills, and more than  100 drilling and seismic crews  are operating in the region.  The Swan Hills grizzlies ar^  not Rocky Mountain or coastal  grizzlies, nor do they appear related to any other type of bear  now living on the continent.  However, their skulls are strikingly similar to those of the  plains grizzly exhibited in the  National Museum in Ottawa.  Midhael Hendry and other  early explorers reported seeing  thousands of "big bears" roaming the prairies, and prior to  1850 Fort Walsh in southern  Saskatchewan was shipping as  many as 600 bearskins a year.  These grizzlies were described  as longer than any other, with  needle-sharp claws and colors  ranging from chocolate to silver  brown. The Swan Hills grizzlies  match this description.  The Irr.perial Oil magazine tells  how Albert Frederick Oeming,  zoology graduate and Edmonton  wrestling promoter, heard rumors of a giant race of grizzlies  in the Swan Hills area, spent  years questioning Indians and  whites before he saw one, and  finally developed a theory to explain them.  "There is historical proof that  herds cf buffalo roamed as far-  north as the Peace River to escape the advance of man," says  Oeming. "I think a handful of  the ' plains grizzlies came with  them and bred up in the Swan  Hills, which, until lately, was  one of the most inaccessible  areas   on the continent."  Today the (huge bears appear  to be moving north again, as  supply roads and clanking bulldozers enter their once-silent  kingdom. This has* pushed them  closer to the settlements along  Lesser Slave Lake, and Oeming  (has been concerned about their  survival.  The Review article tells how  Oeming fashioned a 10-foot-long  trap, by which he could first  knock out the grizzlies with  ether, then tag them and transport them deeper into the wilderness. He alack went from oil  camp to oil camp, telling the  story of the bears and asking  crewa not to shoot them. The  Canadian Petroleum Association  circularized the industry, asking  co-operation. Garbage dumps, always a magnet for bears;, were  moved farther from cookhouses,  and some camps banned rifles.  Then the Alberta government  backed up the conservation, effort by placing Swan Hills off-  limits to all bear-hunters.  'VTlhere's a good chance now  that the plains grizzly won't vanish from the earth," Oeming  says.  Unless a man is doing all he  can he is doing less than he  should.  HI BALL WITH  BUCK  fo and from  fast, frequ&it' Ferry Service Every Day  Reservations NOT Needed  TOPS for convenience���  Fp>$ for space ftOPS for speed  Follow TheMack Ball Flagl  3-THE HOUND  ��F"Ple  ^^^^^^r^JS kS^M  5N��* Ywfc HmU Tri�������� lAc?  NATURE'S scrapbook  By BILL MYRING  JAPAN CALLING:  The idea of Forest Conservation Week originated with the  B.C. Branch of the Canadian  Forestry Association in 1950.  Since then it has been expanded  into a nationwide observance and  has also been adopted by several  of the neighboring United States.  Further evidence of the international appeal of this highly effective promotion was received  recently in the form of an enquiry from Japan to the Vancouver office of tiie Association asking for suggestions as to how  such a Forest Conservation Week  program could be organized in  the land of the rising sun.  ABOUT SPIDERS:  In case you have wondered why  spiders are not caught in their  own webs, here is the answer:  Spiders' legs are coated with a  natural oil'which prevents them  from sticking to the strands they  spin. If spiders are washed with  chloroform the oil is removed  and thev cannot walk on their  own webs.  A  KNOTTY PROBLEM:  What are knots and why are  some tight and other loose? As  Guaranteed Watch &  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  a tree increases in diameter the  wood of the main trunk grows  out over the limbs, encasing  them. Knots are the cross-sections of the encased portions of  the limbs. Live limbs continue  to grow along with the truntc  and form a natural graft, result  ing in tight knots. Loose knot's  are formed when the wood grows  around dead limbs.  STOMACH SHRINKERS?  It is said that the black bear  takes   medicinal   plants   before  hibernation. If so, why? All  bears eat gluttonously during  the early and late Fall in order  to accumulate a heavy layer of  fat before the advent of winter.  Just prior to hibernation, however, heavy feeding ceases and  a period of fasting ensures, presumably to empty the stomach  of its contents. A day or two before denning bears are often  seen consuming hazel twigs and  popular bark, both of which are  more or less astringent. Many  naturalists believe the unconscious purpose of this habit is to  shrink an empty stomach in preparation for Jihe long Winter  sleQp.  $��ENCY   AVAILABLE  To responsible small business  presently operating in Gibsons  seeking to augment income.  No investment required  Substantial   commission  basis  Complete line of quality dry  cleaning and laundry services  at Vancouver prices.  Interested parties write  promptly to  Mr. D. DUFF  Spotless Cleaners  & Laundereri  2085  Main  St., Vancouver, B.C.  Presenting the new FLASK BOTTLE /  jSonbeb Stock (  "v^-Canada's Most Popular  "^    Canadian Whisky at a Popular Price  ft  GOODERHAM & WORTS UMiTED, CANADA'S OLDEST DISTILLERY ���ESTABLISHED 1832  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Coft-  trc-I Board or by the Government of British Columbia.  Don't forget to  RING OFF  after using your telephone  .When your call is finished, hang up the receiver  and turn the crank vigorously for about three seconds. This  will Itet the operator know that the line is free so she can disconnect.  REMEMBER: the RING-OFF is important. Otherwise  the operator will report your line as "busy" to anyone  trying to call you.  OTHER IMPORTANT TELEPHONE POINTERS  BEFORE RINGING: If you are on a party line, lift the  receiver to find out. if the line is in use. Then replace  the receiver gently.  TO CALL: With the receiver on the hook, give one long,  vigorous ring of about three seconds duration.  A man who knows his own imperfections is just about as perfect as it is possible for anyone  to be.  BRITISH   COLUMBIA  ^TELEPHONE   COMPANY  B  ezaaaajaaa  BBBsaBtmea&ms  WWfflBgtgWjM.^^ J This week's  TOMORROW'S DINNER  Cream  of   Corn Chowder  Deviled Seafood  Brussels Sprouts  Sliced Beet-Lettuce  Salad  Prune Cake  Deviled Seafood: iThis may be  made with canned crab, lobster,  salmon or tuna. If crabmeat or  lobster is used, drain and remove  any shell and shred the meat. If  tuna or salmon are used, drain  off the oil and use it to replace  the butter in the following recipe.  Melt two tablespoons butter or  use the fish oil as suggested.  Stir in 2 tablespoons flour and  one teaspoon dry mustard.  When smooth, gradually stir  in one cup milk. Cook-stir until  the sauce boils. Add one tablespoon minced parsley, Vz tea-  poon salt and XA teaspoon Tabasco.  Stir in one egg, beaten with  one tablespoon milk. Add the  contents one (6%-seven ounce)  can crabmeat, lobster, salmon or  tuna and M" cup soft enriched '  bread crumbs.  Fill crab shells or individual  casseroles with this mixture. Top  with y2 cup soft bread crumbs  mixed with two tablespoons'  melted butter. Bake 20-25 minutes  in a moderate oven (375 deg. F.).  C&Modos  *>  %u  Preparfed by ^>^8��sebrc<|i Jiaffdf;  IN cf c i o pfSiil (. A h teijSlft  Who was Premier for 27  consecutive years?  George Henry Murray, who  headed the government of Nova  Scotia from 1896 until 1923. As  a Liberal appointee on the province's Legislative Council, since  abolished, Murray served as  minister without portfolio in the  government of W. S. Fielding  from 1891 until 1896. In the latter year he was elected to the  provincial legislature and succeeded Fielding as premier.  His personal popularity and  integrity and the wisdom of his  policies kept his administration  continuously in office for 27  years. Murray resigned in 1923  from both the premiership and  the legislature! He died in Montreal in January 1929.  SIZES 12-20; 40  All curve and elegance ��� a  molded waist above a gracefully  gored! skirt. Note, the wide and  dashing revers accented by a  single button. Choose winter cotton, faille, sheer wool.  Printed Pattern 9160: Misses'  Sizes 12,14, 16, 18, 20; 40. Size  16 takes 5V4 yards 35-inch fabric.  Printed   directions on   each  pattern part. Easier, Accurate.  Send FIFTY CENTS (50c) in  coins (stamps cannot be accept-  Bd) 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  Shoul.3 university education be  free? Should the milkman's son  have the same opportunity to  enjoy th-2 benefits of college as  the ton of ihe Stockbroker?  "Yes", is the opinion of many  Canadi^i:,-���, though not too many  have said it aloud; But now it  is being said more strongly, by  more people. The latest voice is  a big one ��� The Canadian Home  and School and Parent-Teacher  Federation, which represents  307,000 parents across the nation. The 1959 annual meeting of  the Federation resolved to promote public acceptance of the  idea of free university tuition  for all academically qualified  children  of Canadian  residents.  The federation urges that university education should be free  ��� but not that it should be universal. Admission to college must  be controlled. The question.  "Who shouFd go to college, and  for what purpose?" is asked in  an article by Margaret Cowan,  in the October issue of "Canadian Home and School" magazine. Here are some of the points  made:  The greatest untapped resource  in Canada is rural youth. We  take great pride in the vastness*  of our resource and our high  standard of- living, yet we are  failing miserably in the development of the richest resource we  have, our youth. We are spending millions educating our children through ' the secondary  school level, but most of those  who have the desire and ability  to go to -university are prevented  by lack of finances. We bring  them up so far but for some reason seem to be unwilling to help  them to the top.  The rate of failures in first  and second year university is unnecessarily high, and we cannot  Last Post by Sechelt School band  Branch 140, Canadian Legion, of Sechelt. had a splendid turnout for the Armistice  parade Nov". 11."'.The: weather  was bad but. veterans of the  First War and Second War  paraded to the Cenotaph where  several poppy wreaths were  placed.  A' short service was held in  the. hall at 10:30 a.m. then the  parade moved off at 10:45 under command of Lt. Col. Robert Maxwell Quigley.  The order of the parade was  veterans, L.A., Scouts, Brown-  y  our car co!  Some simple rules for starting  your car in cold weather are offered by the B.C. Automobile Association.  Never grind the starter. Running it for more than 30 seconds  at a tiime can damage or weaken  the battery. If the engine doesn't  turn over on the first try, stop  and wait a minute to give the  battery a chance to recharge itself.  Don't pump the gas pedal ���  you'll only flood the engine. Instead, press the accelerator to  the floor once and then hold it  midway down as you engage the  starter.  Turn off all electrical accessories before using the starter.  They place an extra drain on the  battery.  Depress the clutch: if the car  has a manual shift.  If ihe car won't start after repeated attempts, the chances are  that the battery is too weak or  the engine is not tuned properly.  ies, Cubs and Girl Guides. Sechelt School Band under direction of .J.O. Fahrni provided  the music and Last Post at the  Cenotaph. The parade marched  back to the hall for refreshments and the ceremony of pre-  ���senting 25-year pins to three  members of the branch.  Magistrate Johnston presented 25-year pin to Thomas Weaver. Charles Brcokma'n present;  ed 25 year pins to W.J. Mayne  and William Hodges. The three  are all charter members of  Branch 140, Sechelt.  Fri., Nov. 13 was chosen for  the Armistice social and dance  in order to accommodate the  most number of veterans some  of whom work in the woods  and could not get away on Armistice day. Charles Brookman was M.C., a job which he  did well. He always puts a  touch of good humor with his  recitations. Harold Roberts  sang "The Trumpeter," fitting  for Armistice day and Jack  Mayne gave the crowd his rendition of "My Wild Irish Rose."  Community singing was enjoyed by all and a dance followed  until the wee smallhours.  afford the luxury of keeping  university places for young  people who are there just for  the ride ��� students whose intelligence and aptitude combined  show no possibility of successful  completion of the course. One  in 13 of our college-age youth  is going to university at present.,  and many who are going are nor  fitted for it. Many students are  sent to college by their parents  merely for social or matrimonial  reasons. Universities shouldl be  so crowded by the able and willing that there should be no  room for the unable or the unwilling. There should be more  young people in college with  brains, and fewer with bucks!  The universities want the  young people with talent and  those with ambition; those with  analytical power and those with  staying power; those who will  think and those who will study.  Of course, the identification of  these "wanted" types isi not always easy. Students cannot be  selected - by a mechanical rating  of intelligence and in disregard  of other factors of character and  achievement. Brilliance in intellect is not always accompanied  by character, moral fibre or stability. Many average student-*  who work hard get more out of  college, and more out of later  life, than gifted confreres.  Many men have achieved greatness without a university education;" many more will follow. But  today, as we watch the awesome  advance of science, with its potential both for mass betterment  and mass destruction of mankind, we realize that, pex-haps  more than ever before, the future of our country depends on .  knowledge: it depends primarily  on    the    men and women with  A  complete Optical Service  G. R. fVHJTRIE  OPTOMETRIST  Palmer  Apt.���Gibsons, B.C.  Office Hours  10  a.m. to 5 p.m.  or by  appointment  Phone GIBSONS 334  BASIS  OF  PROSPERITY  Fluctuations in the national income closely parallel variations)  in pulp and paper production,  prosperity in the industry and  in Canada are inseparable.  To the General Public...  Anyone interested is invited to alttend the Annual Meeting of the Sunshine Coast Boy Scout  Association which wiU be held in the, Wilson  Creek Community Hall at 8 p.m. on November 20.  Refreshments will be. served after the business  meeting". All Scouters and their wives in particular are invited to attend.  Phone SECHELT 51  those qualities of mind and  character that can only be produced in sufficient number by  the  universities.  We have the raw material for  great leaders and great thinkers  in to-morrow's complex world.  But until higher education is  available to all those who have  Coast News, Nov. 19, 1959.    3  ths desire and the ability to go  through university, without reference to their financial standing,  we are wasting much of our  country's greatest resource, and  throwing away potential strength  that "we need to hold and develop  our place in the future.  TIME TO  TRADE? '  ^^L/0i���J  borrow at low cost through  5 CAR TRAIN with  TRACK, TRANSFORMER  end 30.PIECE TRUCKING  TERMINAL  This Christmas, ��� give your  boy this fine set* for the  thrill of his life.   Big, realistic double diesel unit has power  ful motor.   Reg .......  SANTA LIGHTS  8 lamp indoor  series with "addon" extension outlet and assorted  colored bulbs.  Save 41e  BANTAM STICK  AND PUCK  Spalding stick  and puck for it:  Leaguers. Straight  grained hardwood  stick.  Save 30c  -ore^.c Save 30e       jpi      fi  Reg.$M0.69     R��9-75c   .45 5      |  i  I  I  I  ���  I  SAVE $2.50  on this  ADORABLE  BABY DOLL  21" tall, vinyl-  skinned with  sleeping eyes  ' and  moving  'S head.  > Reg $7.49  4.99:  ��� ������cal  ,\ VLt-M���t'*"*! -  .00  -3?  DOLL PRAM  Turquoise or coral steel  body with 2-tone vinyl  hood. Rubber tired 6"  chrome spoke wheels.  Little  Mothers  will have  hours  of fun  walking.  their  babies to  sleep in  attractive  pram.  10.95  M  ��� SAVE  ��� $14.00  ��� on a  I Complete  ��� 35 mm.  " CAMERA  1 OUTFIT  I  1  I Outfit contains 35 mm. Dig-'  g nette .Vario camera, leather  _ carrying case, folding flash  gun, 22.5 v. battery, gadget  * bag, Vi doz. flashbulbs and  1 I black and white      .�� a    f^m  ��� film.      Re$. 53.95   39 ��35  ?tttf|5J5 pry Pan  when you buy this  DEEP FAT FRYER  AND DUTCH OVEN  A Presto combination of 2  appliances r in - 1 to double  your cooking fun, plus a  free 11" electric fry pan.  One Control Master operates  either appliance!  ONLY ���   29.95  MARSHALL WELLS  rcsoTOfr0i5ffOTT<ffl  Parker's Hardware  Phone SECHELT 51  SECHELT   151W 4*   Coast News Nov. 19, 1959.  THE OLD HOME TOWN  CaghXr*! U % Palmt Offle*  A new kind of huntsman is  abroad in B.C.'s coastal forests.  His quarry is a tree and his trophy a twig. His ultimate reward,  according to the recently established Plus Tree Board, will be  ���an elite race of super trees, literally the "pick of the crop" in  our commercial species.  Briefed by the board, a small  army of field men from industry  and the B.C. Forest Service  whose work takes them into tha  "bush are now keeping their eyes  peeled for particularly choice  specimens of Douglas fir. These  trees, the board plans, will become the progenitors of high  .grade commercial stands yielding  more and better wood as a permanent contribution to our future forest economy.  "Aim of the Plus Tree Board,"  says Chairman W. 6. Burch, B.C.  Forest Products Ltd., "is to in-  eease the volume and quality of  trees to be cut from future  jrtands. These trees must grow  quickly and produce logs of clear  ���wood in order to compete with  limber from other parts of the  world.  "T h e tremendous improvements made in agricultural and  horticultural crops have been  achieved largely by selection of  the best parent stock and breeding from it. We hope to do the  :same thing with our forest  trees," he said.  Since most forest trees do not  produce seed during the first 15  or 20 years, the time element has  always presented difficulties in  efforts to improve the breed. To  overcome this obstacle the board  will employ techniques developed by the fruit growers. Twigs  can be removed from selected  fruit trees and grafted onto root  stocks. All the inherent qualities  are conserved in these twigs  which soOn bear fruit. The same  method can be employed with  forest trees and the grafted twigs  ���will produce cones and viable  seed in a much shorter time than  if left to -nature unaided.  Seed   orchards   made   up   of  sturdy  seedlings   to  which   cuttings   from   "plus  trees"   would  be grafted, can be laid out like  apple  orchards yielding a large  volume  of   superior seed  stock  to he harvested in the form of  ���cones.     This    blue ribbon seed  "would then be used in the nur-  ���series to grow seedlings for reforestation.  Three major companies, B.C.  Forest Products, Ltd., the Tahsis  Co., Ltd., Crown Zellerback Canada, Ltd., and the B.C. Forest  Service have already confirmed  their intention of making an immediate start on their own seed  orchards. Others, will be following suit very shortly. All tho  participating companies are holders of Tree Farm Licenses.  "Plus trees" must have a higher volume of wood than their immediate neighbors; must have a*  straight stem with a minimum  of taper and should show a nar-  arow, wedge-shaped crown with a  dominant siingle leader. /)ther  characteristics sought include  freedom from rot, disease, frost  erack or insect attack. There  .should also be evidence that the  tree will produce cones and pollen. If these conditions are met,  ���wood quality will be rated by  certain tests and assessed for  .atraightness of grain, fibre  length and angle, and other features.  To help the field men select  candidate trees, a booklet is now  foeing prepared by the Board for  ��arly distribution.  By STANLEY  ara  de at  MfcS.WUISSL.E-f"?, *cl> IS BETTER TGOAH'-  YOU CAN TAKE OFF SOME OF HIS  COVERS���SAY, TWO BEA<SLE= HOLJNOS  Ab��> "THAT SHAiSGY SHEEP DOS.'/  SEW & SAVE  COME IN AND SEE  OUR  COMPLETE LINE  OF  Yard Goods  BROADCLOTH ��� PRINTS ��� NYLONS ��� WOOLS  CORDUROY ��� VELVETS ��� LININGS  Patterns in Stock  Prepare for Winter!  BLANKETS ��� SHEETS ��� PILLOW CASES, etc.  THRIFTEE DRESS SHOP  Phone GIBSONS 34X  enoer  Remembrance Day at . Pender Harbour was marked by  the customary parade of Le-  gionares from the Legion Hall  to the Community Hall at Ma.  deira Park, where the service  was conducted by Branch Chap  lain, Canon A. Greene.  Parade marshall was Peter  Trappitt who delivered the  moving silent pledge in memory of the fallen. The Commun.  ity Hall was filled almost to  capacity.  Ladies of the auxiliary participated in the parade, a feature of which was a turnout  of Scout Cubs under Cubmaster Ed Lowe of Madeira Park.  In the evening, a house-  warming party was given to  all Legion and club members  and their wives, together with  ladies of the auxiliary akid  their husbands to signalize the  opening of the new Legion Social hall, formally dedicated  by Canon Greene. Tom Forrester, branch president, presided  The party was a rousing success, with over 70 attending.  Impromptu entertainment was  the order of the day, with Joan  Wilkinson proving herself the  'star' of the show. Music for  dancing was provided by* Mr.  and Mrs. Roy Dusenbury and  Stevt Dediluk.  Refreshments for both morning and evening functions were  provided by ladies of he auxiliary. Branch secretary, Capt.  Bill Kent, assisted by Mrs.  Kent, president of the auxiliary, as responsible for the hall  arrangements for both the service and the evening gathering.  Late Want Ads  FOR SALE  Kitchen oil range, good condition. Phone Sechelt 30 during  day, 97Y evenings.  Laurie Speck  your local  Esso Oil Heating Dealer  Now able to finance warm air Oil Heating���  5% down payment. Balance up to sx years  on monthly payments at 5% interest with free  life insurance.  LET US FIGURE YOUR HEATING  REQUIREMENTS  We serve the Peninsula from Port Mellon to  Earls Cove.  We will service aH Esso units new  installed or any ether units  Let's keep our money on the Peninsula  Give us a call anytime ��� Toll calls collect  Phone GIBSONS 149  DANCE   DEMONSTRATION  SATURDAY, NOW 21 ��� GIBSONS LEGION HALL <*-*. 8 pirn.  MISS ANNE GORDON'S BALLET SCHOOL  A display of dances and mime from the syllabus of the  ROYAL ACADEMY OF DANCE  Films on Ballet will also be sfaown.  No admission charge ��� All interested welcome  Refreshments to be served ��� Silver collection  SECHELT PENINSULA ROD AND GUN CLUB  Sixth Annual  GAME BANQUET  ROBERTS CREEK MEMORIAL HALL  Sat, Dec, 5 at 7:30 p.m. Sharp  DANCING 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. ��� Admission $2.50  Tickets from Club members, or phone Sechelt 97G  UNIFORM QUALITY ��� MAXIMUM HEAT/  ���sso  STOVE  GOOD REASON  FOR DEALING WITH  //  The man you like to ca/l'/J  IMPERIAL  ��sso  SERVICE  for FAST, EFFICIENT  HELPFUL SERVICE  ALWAYS LOOK TO IMPERIAL FOR THE BEST  Danny Wheeler  Phone GIBSONS 66  REA  ^+**mimmmmm  % - ^*?^<fosV>.\^    *%-s ^ <*$$*�����''���-���'.�� '-  FOR A  ILuS-GKEJIR, BEE3R  M-lf-flW  O'KEEFE BREWING COMPANY B.C. LIMITED  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia.  \ ~5*j^Sg^T*?-r:5**tf|fig^":'*^^  Sot your entry form at the stor�� - Upon 8.30 a.m. to 5.8�� p  aBSBa  Msiesiay to 12.30 p.��n.  - Friday till 9 p���ish  gmmmmmm^  ^^^^^^ssmj^^mm^msmm^^  ffiK!it3"MKe!^gg^8^��^S"^^^ Coas.t ���JNews, Noy. 19, l?59.,;j 5 -ryy  COMING EVENTS  /The... Kitten Creek Branch of  the Crow Watching and Cod  Catching Society will assemble  at'Marine Men's Wear.for the  purchase of long red under,  wear, rain clothes, heavy sdx,  ' rubbers. Weekly; starting now.  Nov. 20, Roberts Creek Legion  Cribbage, 8 p.m.  Nov. 21, Kinette Club Bake  Sale at Sechelt Men's Wear,  Sat., 2 to 4 p.m.  Nov. 23, Mon., 8 p.m., monthly-  meeting, Elphinstone High  PTA, High School.  BINGO, Gibsons Legion Hall,  Monday nights, 8 p.m. Everybody welcome.  BIRTHS  WEINHANDL ��� To Mr. and  Mrs. W. Weinhandl, Gibsons,  B.C., on Nov. 4, 1959, a boy,  Mark William, 8 lbs., 11 oz.  LOST  Nov. 10, Reading glasses,  brown plastic rims, near Bank  of Montreal, Gibsons. Phone  collect MU 3-9181.  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.  HELP WANTED ~~*  Man with transportation, and  own saw to cut wood. Service  Fuels, Phone Gibsons 173Q.  WORK WANTED  Child care, your home or mine,  or housework, own transportation. Phone Gibsons 166.   ;-  PETS  5 week old puppies free for  the asking. Phone Sechelt 68H  FOR SALE  DuoTherm kitchen oil range  with oil tank.. Good condition.  Phone Sechelt 251.  WANTED  Hand wound gramophones, and  records. Gib Gibson, Roberts  Creek Post Office.  Used furniture, or what have  you? Al's Used Furniture, Gibsons Phone 243.  ANNOUNCEMENT ~~^  Old country bricklayer, Port  Mellon to Pender Harbour. Do  anything, try anything. Gib-  ���sons 177W. tfn  Sanded ready to paint furniture: 5 drawer chests, $25.95:  4 drawer, $22.95; 3 drawer.  $20.95. 6 drawer Mr. and Mrs.  S38.95; six drawer desk, arbor-  ite top and stool, $39; 4 drawer  student desk $26.95; 2 step  folding stools $6. Kitchen cabinets and furniture custom  built to order. Galley's Woodworking Shop. Phone Gibsons  212W.  TIMBER CRUISING  K.M. Bell, 2572 Birch St., Vancouver 9, Phone REgent 3-0683  Tree falling, topping, or re-  moving lower limbs for view.  Insured work from Port Mellon to Pender Harbour. Phone  Gibsons 337F.  Marvin  Volen.  tfn  NEED A WELL DUG  Wells dug, cribbing put in,  pumps  installed  Phone Gibsons 157  "ROGERS PLUMBING Gibsons  Store 339, Residence 105Y.  I will come and lay out your  plumbing job for you, all the  rough in measurements, lend  yon the tools free. The all-  ���copper job costs you no more.  AH the tools you heed are a  hacksaw and torch. Do it your  self.  i        ��� "��� ���   ���        ���   '        i     ���     ��� ��� �����  Sewing machine and small appliance repairs. Speedy service. Bill Sheridan, Selma  Park. Phone Sechelt 69X or  Cibsons 130. 2-12-c  ���f ���  -������ ������       '���        *���     ���' ��������� ���  Painting, interior and exterior,  paper hanging, hourly or. contract. Reasonable rates. Estimates free. Ron Orchard, Se  chelt 69X. tfn  Spray and brush painting, also  paper hanging. J. Melhus. Phone  ���Gibsons 33. 4-6-1  PRINTING ..   *   .   . -,, ,. :������ ; i  Your   printer   is   as near a?  your telephone at 45-Q.  WATCH REPAIRS  For Guaranteed Watch and  Jewelry Repairs, see Chris's  Jewel pre*. Sechelt. Work done on  the premises. tfn  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 248  or better still call at our office  We will be pleased to serve  you  DRUMMOND REALTY  We  have buyers, and require  listings  Always has good buys  Notary Public  Gibsons Phone 39  PROPERTY FOR SALE  5.73 acres on North Rd, 4 roomed house and other building  and fruit trees. Mile and a half  past School Hall.  Seaview, 4 rooms, bath and  utility, approx 1 acre. 'Phone  Gibsons 20R. 1 mile east Roberts Creek Lower   Road.  FOR SALE (Coniinued)  Enterprise Model 818 rangfe  with Dickinson pot burner. No  blower fan. Excellent condition, $45.  J. Daly, TU 3-2472.  Car heater; Guide uniform,  size 15. Phone Gibsons 166.  Top soil, cement gravel, washed and screened, road gravel  and fill. Delivered and spread.  Phone Gibsons 148M or Sechelt  22. tfn  DIRECTORY  (Coni2nu��d)  PENINSULA FUELS  W.  FUHRMANN, prop.  Wood, coal, Prest-o-loga  Phone Gibsons 95M  WIRING  See Dave Gregerson for your  wiring and electric heating.  Pender Harbour  Phone TU 3-2384  DIRECTORY  mt  FOR RENT  ARE  2 bedrooms oil stove, waterfront. Enquire Dr. Hylton, Hopkins Landing, or ph. CR 8-5203  Vancouver.  Waterfront bungalow, modern,  oil stove. Phone Gibsons 353Y.  MISC. FOR SALE  Brown enamel large "Beach"  circulating heater, as new, $35.  Phone evenings, RE 3-1943.  Oil heater, $25; fridge, 10 cu.  ft., good working order, $50  cash. Phone Sechelt 13X.  Fresh cut fir or alder wood  for sale and delivery!- Standard  prices. J. Derby, Phone 154F,  Sechelt.  PREPARE FOR WINTER  Blankets, sheets, pillow cases,  etc. Thriftee Dress Shop, Gibsons 34X.  Men's and women's skis, boots  and poles. Inquire Mrs. Nelson,  TU 4-5266.  WOOD  Fir and alder for sale. Phone  Gibsons 364.  Nylon net and lace apricot evening gown, size 16. Phone  Gibsons 18. j &,  YARDGOODS ��� Broadcloth,  prints, nylons, wools, corduroy, velvets, linings, patterns,  in stock. Thriftee Dress Shop,  Gibsons 34X.  Oysters are good for you ���  every month of the year. Buy  them farm-fresh ... They are  delicious. Oyster Bay Oyster  Co., R. Bremer, Pender Harbour.  TUrner 3-2686.  Coleman oil heater with meter  and floor board; Like new.  Phone Gibsons 296Y.  IVz outboard; 10 ft. cartop; .22  automatic.  Ph. Gibsons 377K-  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.  ROGERS PLUMBING, phones,  store, Gibsons 339, house 105.  Beach 4 ring electric range,  like new, $59; Electric heater,  $8.50; Coffield Automatic dryer with timer and heat- eon- .  trol, $119; stainless steel sink  $12.90; new Pembroke bath  $45; garbage burner, $37.50;  double stainless steel sinks  special $34.50; Combination  wood and Rockgas stove $59:  white enamel oil stove $69  (needs some cleaning); Kemac  oil burner, $42:50; cast iron 5  sectional hot water boiler and  1 12 section radiator, suitable  for 6 or 7 room house, all in  good condition and guaranteed,  $100; new electric, saw, VA hp.  only $49.50; W. industrial electric drills, $29.50; No. 30  glass lined electric boilers $75:  (10 years usual guarantee); No.  40 glass lined electric boilers  $85; used doors and windows  $2.50. Free delivery anywhere  on the peninsula.  Langley Glass Shop, Trans-  Canada Highway, Langley,  B.C. Telephone 483. You can  suvc. $$ here. Y��Tc will cut to  size, deliver and install those  large picture windows for you.  Sample prices of new glass*  5' x 8' $40; 5' x 10' $50; 16"  x 24" mirrors $2.65. We are up  this way several times a month  .HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  Cold Weld Process  Engine Block Repairs  Arc, Acy. Welding  Precision Machinists  Phone 54 Residence 152  PENINSULA TV  Sales and Service  Headquarters for  FLEETWOOD  RCA VICTOR  HALLICRAFTERS  TV ��� Radio ��� Hi-Fi  Phone Gibsons 303  See us for all your knitting  requirements. Agents for Mary  Maxim Wool.  GIBSONS   VARIETIES  Phone Gibsons 34R  L. GORDON BRYANT  NOTARY PUBLIC  at  Jay-Bee Furniture and  Appliance Store  Office Phone,  Gibsons 99  House Phone. Gibsons 119  PENINSULA "  ACCOUNTING SERVICE  AU Types of Accounting  Problems Expertly Attended  Village Enterprises Bldg.  Sechelt  Office Open 9 a.m. ��� 5 p.m.  Daily  Phone Sechelt 37  GIBSONS PLUMBING  Heating,  Plumbing  Quick,  efficient service  Phone Gibsons 401R  CLYDE PARNWELL       "  XV SERVICE  Radio  and   Electrical   Repairs  Evening  calls a  specialty  Phone Gibsons 93R  C. E. S1COTTE  BULLDOZING SERVICE  Land Clearing  Road Building  Logging ��� Landscaping  FREE ESTIMATES  Phone 232 ��� Gibsons  MARSHALL'S   PLUMBING  HEATING & SUPPLIES  Phone Gibsons 134, 329 or 33  TELEVISION  SALES AND SERVICE  Dependable Service  RICHTER'S RADIO - TV  Fine Home Furnishings  Major Appliances  Record Bar  Phone Sechelt 6  AT YOUR SERVICE       '���  Dump trucks for hire  Building Gravel,   Crush rock,  Bulldozing,, Backhoe and  Loader.  Basements and Culverts  Ditch digging, etc.  ROY GREGGS  Halfmoon Bay      Sechelt 183G  D. 5. 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  MISS BEVERLY GREVELING  Your AVON representative  Phone Sechelt 228M  SMITH'S KEATING  CHIMNEY & OIL STOVES  SERVICED  Phone Gibsons 22B  GIBSONS  BUILDING SUPPLIES  LTD.  "WE CARRY THE STOCK"  Phone Gibsons 53  LET US HELP YOU  PLAN NOW  A. M. CAMPBELL  REFRIGERATION  SALES AND SERVICE  Commercial Domestie  *���.=���������'���- West Sechelt Ph,*212R .<~^im%&  TRADESMAN  Painting, Decorating  Rolling, Paperhanging  Clean, dependable work  guaranteed  VICTOR  DAOUST  ^R?Rr 1, Gibsons. Ph. 263G.  SAND ��� GRAVEL,  CEMENT  BUILDING MATERIALS  TRUCK & LOADER RENTAL  FOR DRIVEWAYS, FILL. etc.  SEGHELT  BUILDING   SUPPLIES  Piloue  oeCi-ie.il  t>0  Evenings, 173  or 234  |Wi    ���        I���!��������� ��� m    i i    ���   ii   ��� ������.������*���   '  Home and Industrial Wiring  Electrical Heating  Radios,   Appliances,   TV Service  GIBSONS ELECTRIC  Phone 130  Authorized GE Dealer  FOR ANYTHING ELECTRICAL  call  Sun-Cc Electric Co. Ltd.  WIRING land HEATING  We Serve the Peninsula  Bob Little ��� Phone Gibsons 162  Marine   Men's  Wear  We carry a full line of men's  clothing and accessories  Suits Tailored to Measure  Branded line of Work Clothes  Footwear and Luggage  Jewellery ��� Watches  Clocks, Electric Shavers  .Watch Repairs  Phone 2, Gibsons, B.C.  I������������     I ���'mi ��� IM ���    I     ���_      ...   I �����      . ���������������.!������  THRIFTEE DRESS SHOP  "Personalized  Service"  Agents  Brown Bros. Florists  Anne's Flower  Shop  Phone Gibsons 34X  C and S SALES, SERVICE  Agents for  Propane Gas  Combination Gas Ranges  Sales and Installations  '    Free Estimates  Electric and Gas Hot Plates  FURNITURE  LINOLEUMS  Phone 3 Sechelt  A.   E.   RITCHEY  TRACTOR WORK  '���'?.   Clearing,   Grading,   Excavating  i       Bulldozing, Clearing Teeth  FOR RENTAL  ; Arches, Jacks, Pumps  Air Compressor, Rock Drill  A" ... Phone Gibsons 176  I  SIM ELECTRIC LTD.  all types  if ELECTRICAL  WORK  Phone Sechelt  161  Evenings  130.  :   Gravel Hauling and Topsoil  I   Ditch Digging and Culverts  Bulldozing  \ Phone FRANK WHITE  | TUrner  3-2392  PENINSULA    CLEANERS  ���t      Cleaners for the Sechelt  Peninsula  Phone  GIBSONS 100  WANT AD RATES  Condensed style 3 cents word,  minim-MTT! 55 cents. Figures in  groups of five or less, initials,  etc. count as one word. Additional insertions at half rate,  i 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.  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.  CLASSIFIED DISPLAY  Legals ��� 17 cents per count  line for first insertion then 13c  per count line for consecutive  insertions.  Classified advancements deadline 5 p.m. Tuesday.  PLAN   N0.�� D6-I650  AREA   > 925.0% St  THE  BUILDING    CtNTtR   (B.C) LTD.  PLAN StCVICE  Plan No. D6-1850  (copyright  Here is a new version of a non  basement duplex. This one contains 1850 square feet over all,  each unit has 925 square feet.  Plumbing is all grouped in each  unit to make for economy in construction ��� large storage area,  two bedrooms, lovely living room  with fireplace, U-shaped kitchen  for convenience, and nice dining  No. 117093)  area all combine to make a duplex that should not only be economical to build but easy to seil,  or rent. Working drawings are  available from the Building Centre, 116 E. Broadway, Vancouver  10.  Send "25c to cover cost of mali-  ing and handling our new plan,  book, Select Home Designs.  Port Mellon news notes  By  Mrs. J. Macey  Mr. Oscar Johnson and son  Colin spent the weekend hunting in Pender Harbour district.  Port Mellon PTA held its  monthly meeting at the school  Mon., Nov. 9 with the president, Mrs. M. Crosby in the  chair. Speaker was Mrs. J.  Swan who gave a report on the  recent School Trustees convention. Refreshments were served to end off the evening.  The 'PTA will hold its cribbage tournament Monday, Nov.  23 at 8 p.m. in the school activities room.   There   will   be  no tournament during December.  Port Mellon Firemen held  their annual reunion dinner  and dance at the Port Mellon  Community Hall, Sat., Nov. 14  The evening started with a  cocktail party at Hillcrest and  dinner at 7 in the hall. Well  over 100 guests attended. Music was supplied by Al Ferris  and his orchestra for dancing  after dinner.  Mrs. K. Gallier and her children Karry and Tracy and Mrs.  W. Swartz are largely recovered from the shock and bruises sustained in Saturday's mishap on the Port Mellon road.  For all Your Building Requirements  Write or Phone  I  Giro day Sawmill Ltd.  1803 Granville St. ��� Phone Regent 1-2141  Buy Direct from thie Mill and SAVE ! !  SPECIAL 2x 4 and * x 8 sWplap S25 per M in slingload lots  Prices F.O.B. Vancouver���Freight to be advised.  MILL WOOD  ALDER  FIR  DUFF'S      FUEL  WILSON CREEK SECHELT 261F  Rockgas Propane  u  G  a  s  and can deliver to you.  tfn 6    Coast News, Nov. 19, 1959.  Scholarships  for top marks  The Pender Harbour PTA at  its Nov. 5 meeting, decided to  give a scholarship to first, second and third in highest marko  of the 1959   graduating class.  Miss McCartney, district  health nurse, gave a brief outline cf the duties in district  welfare.  A PTA New Year's dance is  planned, and a donation of $15  was given to the Retarded Children's fund.  The panel discussion by teenagers "What does the teenager  expect of the adult world"  proved interesting to adults  and teeners.  RETURN TO SECHELT  Mrs. Mannie Duncan of Sechelt Inn, back after a vacation in the Okanagan met her  brother and his wife, Mr. and  Mrs. Clarke Rathwell of Rose-  town, Sask., at Kelowna. They  proceeded on a trip through  the southern states and the  Rathwells came to Sechelt  with Mrs. Duncan to spend the  winter months at Sechelt Inn.  Church Services  ANGLICAN  Si. Bartholomews,    Gibsons  11:15   a.m.   Matins  11:15 a.m.  Sunday School  Si. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  3:00 p.m. Evensong  Sunday School  11.00 A.M.  St. Hilda's    Secheli  9:45  a.m.  Holy  Communion  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  PORT MELLON  The Community Church  7:30 p.m. Evensong  UNITED  Gibsons  9.45 a.m. Sunday School  11 a.m. Divine Service  Roberts Creek, 2 p.m.  Wilson   Creek  3:30 p.m. Divine Service  Sunday School 11 a.m.  ST. VINCENT'S  Holy Family, Sechelt,    9 a.m  St. Mary's, Gibsons, 10.30 a.m.  Port Mellon,   first Sunday  01  each month at 11.35 a.m.  PENTECOSTAL  9.45 a.m. Sunday School  11  a.m. Devotional .  7:30 pm. 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*  Pender Harbour Tabernacle  12:00 a.m. Morning  Service  7:30 p,m, Wednesday     Prayer Meeting  to  Editor: Howe Sound Women's Institute brings to the  attention of the residents of  Gibsons the litter along the  roads particularly through the  business section where it is so  much in evidence. It's a fire  hazard in summer and an eyesore all year.  Couldn't we take our rubbish home and dispose of it instead of throwng cigaret boxes,  paper bags, envelopes, and  newspaper where ever we happen to be?  We have one of the prettiest  villages in B.C., and sometimes the messiest.  EASY SHINE  A simple way to bring a heavy  car wax to a polish is with the  use of corn starch. Sprinkle the  corn starch on, and your polishing cloth will do the rest in record time.  ?J-2r&*��-8&*3  916 ��� STORY-BOOK NEEDLE PAINTINGS enchant the young set  with their gay colors and woodland characters. Tlran*.*:3r of two pictures 10 x 13-inches; easy-to-follow embroidery oirsctior.E.  762 ��� JIFFY-TO-MAKE SLIPPERS ��� jus. two main pattern parts  to cut out and stitch up. Us:: gay scraps? Pattern places for sizds  Small, Medium, Large, Extra-Large included.  705 ��� FILLET-CROCHET SCARF adds elegance to modern or traditional home. Ideal for dresser, table, or buffet. Chart, directions  for scarf 16 x 36-inches; 44V6 or 56, in No. 50 cotton.  . Send THIRTY-FIVE CENTS in coins (stamps cannot be accepted) for each pattern to Coast News, Needlecraft Dept., 60 Front St.  West, Toronto, Ont. Print plainly PATTERN NUMBER, your NAME  and ADDRESS.  New! New! New! Our 1960 Laura Wheeler Needlecraft Book is  ready NOW! Crammed with exciting, unusual, popular designs to  crochet, knit, sew, embroider, quilt weave ��� fashions, home furnishings, toys, gifts, bazaar hits. In the book FREE ��� 3 qrailt patterns.  Hurry, send 25 cents for your copy.  n  5X IBCMfflT  ���s  on your  rieiodtin  RECOE  |     C:O.D. plus postage paid  1  Immediate   delivery   on   all  I Record   Orders  For Catalogues, Information  and postage paid1 mail order  forms write:  PACIFIC   MUSIC  MAIL ORDER  144 West Hastings St.  l Vancouver 3, B.C. J  Grand  Balloons for  the Children  Flowers for  Parents  for   H  the #  whole  .  MacLean's  fore  GRAHAM BLOCK  Phone Gibsons 6  95 at service  Ninety-five persons, including 25 Boy Scouts and Cubs  turned out for the Memorial  Service at the Legion Hall on  Nov.   11.   The   Legion   padre,  Rev. CR. Harbord, officiated  at the service and Mrs. Har--  bord was the piano accompanist for the hymns and anthem.  A record was played for the  Last Post.  Wreaths were laid by repre-  sentatves of the Legion, Ladies'  Auxiliary, Navy, and Community Assocation, Bill Gilbert,  Mrs. R. Hughes, Mrs. G. Mor  timer, Mr. R. Stephen and the  Cubs.  Paperboard finds new uses year  by year in trade and commerce.  Guaranteed Watch &  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  comes out  FASTER.  FLUFFIER.  FOR LESS MONEY PER  No warm-up wait with a Gas dryer.  Turn it on and it's on... clothes are drying.  No hang-over heat wasted afterwards���  no danger of over-drying the clothes.  Then, because gentle Gas heat blows moisture  away, instead of baking it out, clothes come  out fluffier, more wrinkle-free... and  you'll find that makes 'em easier to iron. ,  They last longer, too.  ^_     *��  With all these advantages, a Gas dryer stiQ  ,      costs less to install, less to maintain*   ..*  less to use per load!  GIBSONS   HARDWARE���Phone Gibsons 33  A. A- LLOYD, Garden Bay���Ph. TU 3-2253  C   &   S   SALES���Phone Sechelt 3  .*" '* t���;".--*  ���;y^y  '.-/..;^y- ..,  r'.ri^.   '  ;a f'r  Smooth starting.... smooth take-off.... smooth running.,.. as desirable  in winter as they are in summer.   And you get all three with Chevron  Supreme or Chevron Regular gasolines.   For several years both grades   v  of Chevron gasoline have contained a special additive that prevents  carburetor icing, stops winter stalling.   Now, with an improved additive, your  engine fires up instantly under winter conditions, and smooth, stalMcee  f  driving is assured.  For Fast Starts no Stalls use Chevron Gasolines.  AT THE SIGN OF THE CHEVRON  we take better care of your car  STANDARD STATIONS . CHEVRON DEALERS  STANDARD   OIL  COMPANY OF  BRITISH  COLUMBIA  LIMITED PRICES LOWER THA�� T&1E CATALOGUES  SOU/IE LESS THAI*! WHOLESALE  3/4" Copper       32c 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 Steel Sinks  ...��� ...   ��12.90  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 in 12 ft: lengths $1.39 per foot  1/2" Hard Copper Tubing, 12 ft. lengths .. 20c per foot  1/2" Elbow, copper    10c  1/2" Tee, copper      13c  No Corrode Pipe, 8 ft. lengths       $4.00  also 2 in. Perforated  8 ft. lengths 3V2 in.    $3.15  also Crosses for Septic Drains  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   $86  No. 30 GLASSLINED ELECTRIC TANK  1 Element ��� 10 Years Guarantee  ONLY $77  SAVE AT LEAST $10  JACUZZI PUMPS ��� we sell them for less  also DURO PUMPS  MODERN PLUMBING ROUGHED IN  Average House ��� $250  ANYTHING YOU DON'T WANT WE  REFUND YOUR MONEY  GIBSONS  Phones  BOX 197 STORE 339 ��� RESIDENCE 105Y  WANT ADS ARE REAL SALESMEN  LOOK  WHAT GAS  IS DOING  NOW!  lire water it brings you  h bested by GAS!  Fast Gas, So quick on the recovery that as you use water, it's  heating more. Efficient Gas. No  ���wait, no waste. Water's hot when  you want it, hot as you like it.  Dependable Gas. Your hot water  supply seems never-ending, wash  day, bath day, any day, all day!  Economical Gas. Because it's Gas,  & smaller size water heater keeps  pace with greater demands! Fa$tt  Efficient, Dependably Economical.  You Just can't beat modern Gas!  C  &  S  SALES  Phone SECHELT 3  A, A- LLOYD, Garden Bay  Phone TU 3-2253  The need for broader local  control over zoning and subdivision development will be  studied by a special committee of the Union of B.C. Municipalities.  Basis for the study are a  dozen resolutions presented to  the UBCM annual convention  in Kelowna last month by the  ���municipalities" of Burnaby,  Langley Township, Delta, Surrey,. West Vancouver and Richmond.  Langley wants conflict between Land Registry Act and  the Municipal Act removed to  give municipalities, full control over local planning and  engineering which affect the  physical design of subdivisions  and development in general.  Delta seeks authority for  municipal councils to require  subdividers or developers to  provide "services or utilities to  a level which is desirable by  present-day standards."  Under existing legislation,  such services may be installed  by the municipalities, which  Delta claims creates an additional tax burden on citizens  at large for the benefit of a  few. Yet these services are essential to the .health and welfare of the community at large  Even more sepcific and far-  reaching are Bumaby's proposals, which, if incorporated  in the Muncipal Act, would  give municipalities power to  regulate the use of land with  respect to location, design and  construction of "buildings; provision for ensuring public  safety; sanitary facilities and  other public works.  Burnaby seeks enabling legislation to set up technical plan  ning boards in municipalities,  institution of development per-  . iriits to ma,ke all construction  conditional on meeting amenity* requirements, and appointment of a zoning bylaw appeal  board which could relax certain restrictions if rigid enforcement, of the bylaw created  hardship on the developer.  Surrey suggests legislation  which may require new developers to provide road allowances up to 80 feet wide where  major roads have been desig^^  nated by an official community plan.  The special committee hopes  to produce a report which will  satisfy the 1960 convention  and the provincial government  of the need for legislation adjustments that will safeguard  both the economic welfare of  the municipalities and the  rights of the individual property owners. ���  Roberts Creek  By Mrs. M. Newman  Visiting from Victoria, former resdent Mrs. Evelyn Vanstone is the guest of Mrs. M.  MacKenzie.  Children on the upper levels  were ecstatic Saturday  morn-  Coast News, Nov. 19, 1959.    7  ing when they awakened to the  first faint sprinkling of snow.  The J. Pooles are moving  from their home in East Roberts Creek to the Lee Roberts  home at the wharf. The Roberts famih'i have gone to Van-  rouver to reside.  *t��m>ii(iHimiiiiiitiiiiiiinnmiMiiiimtnnMutuuunMUi  : luutnti *u ���MM/mm  WE HAVE A GOOD SELECTION OF  RUBBER LINED FOOTWEAR  FOR ALL THE FAMILY  VARIETY OF STYLE SHOES AND FLATTIES  SHOE ACCESSORIES  Wigard's Shoe Store  Phone SECHELT 25G  gjiniuai ����������*t��a��>tg***-*����*f��'^��|w*��*,����������*CTB*iia����ii����*��g��������'i"i��'����"����"����iw imwititwatwMBMMiiiiatfMiin  r-tuwwwiirwin  J  Same Night ��� Same Time ��� Same Place  GIANT  "BLACK WATCH COSTUME"  is worn by Pamela House in one  of the nine great productions of  the 19th edition of the fabulous  Ice Capades which plays at the  Forum, Exhibition Park, December 3 to 12. Advance ticket sale  has" already mounted to more  than $35,000.  The $850,000 production will  make it's 11th annual run in the  Forum at Exhibition Park in a  series of nine evening and five  matinee  performances.  It is sponsored by The Rotary  Club of Vancouver and the PNE.  Proceeds from it go to several  vital organization�� and institutions which depend upon outside  subsidies to exist. A portion oC  last year's proceeds went to the  Vancouver Children's Foundation and Preventorium. Other  monies are spent on student bursaries.  I  Thurs., Nov. 19  GIBSONS SCHOOL  HALL   8 p.m. SHARP |  IG CASH PRIZES I  Don't Miss First Game $10  SUNSHINE COAST WELFARE FUND  a Month's  *> v��; -;-��.t->,e-  STORE  SUNSET HARDWARE STORE m  SLOGAN CONTEST       ^  NAME  FOR  BYCYCLES  Four British-built automobiles  now imported to Canada took  their names from bicycles and  bicycle manufacturers. They are  Rover, Singer, Humber, and  'Triumph.  "���*�� i**^     RENT OR  ~^   mortgage"****  ^57  6LECTR��CITXS>V  FOOD BIU-  II  imp  ���       P  HEATING  LAUNDRY  AND  ORY CLEANING  ^?*  BABY SITTER  WIN ONE OF 3 GRAND PRIZES  A Month's Free Living  A prize for the best slogan from each area  LOWER MAINLAND ��� INTERIOR ��� VANCOUVER ISLAND  For the winner of our contest and his or her family the Sunset Group  of Hardware Stores will pay all the following bills for month of  December, 1959.  RENT OR MORTGAGE     $ 75 per month  FOOD     $100 per month  HEATING FUEL     $ 25 per month  ELECTRICITY      $ 10 per month  TELEPHONE  $ 10 per month  MOVIES      $ 10 per month  BARBER & BEAUTY SHOP     '$ 10 per month  BABY SITTER  $ 10 per month  LAUNDRY & DRY CLEANING     $ 10 per month  Get your entry form at  Phone GIBSONS 33  HIUUUIWMiH!���MM��>W��UWa  Sir Ernest MacMillan leads the  orchestra on the CBC Talent  Festival, Sundays on the Trans-  Canada radio network. Sir Ernest  will travel across Canada with  the show, seeking promising  cl&Lical iriz-immentiists and  singers. Contestants on each  program will be evaluated by a  panel of three judges listening  to the program and returning  their verdict by closed-cireuit  telephone from Edmonton, Toronto and Montreal.  Vw  Phone GIBSONS 32  NOTHING TO BUY ��� ENTER AS OFTEN AS YOU LIKE  1   B1*  WATCH  FOR OUR BIG SUBSET SALE FLYER EXPECTED HOME  Mrs. Anne Prewer of Gibsons, a patient in St. Mary's  "hospital is expected back home  some time this week. Mrs.  Prewer is the wife of Vince  Prewer of Marine Men's Wear  in Gibsons.  8    Coast News, Nov. 19, 1959.  Fish  H  M  ave Your Oa  Winterized  By Experts  s  STATION  SECHELT   HIGHWAY   "  Phone GIBSONS 220K    I  We Service   I  | Volkswagens ���  owe 3oun  Local fishermen estimated  about 400 fishboats entered  Howe Sound area last week to  take part in fishing for chum  salmon. A good many of them  were using Gibsons harbor,  others were at Sechelt. and still  others sheltered in Tunstall  Bay and Snug Cove on Bowen  Island.  It has been estimated that  on an average each boat landed about 25 fish each night.  Eegulations provided for night  fishing only. The boats came  from all along the B.C. coast  as this was the only open area  for fishing at the time.  YOUR   NEW  Watkins Dealer  Mr. T. Sinclair  Phone SECHELT 78T  Sechelt Lockers  Phone SECHELT 1  BUY IN BULK & SAVE  FREEZER PACKS  25 lbs. to 125 lbs.  Cut to suit you!  Watch our Windows for  DAILY SPECIALS  THERE  ARE  NONE  LOWER  FRIDAY, NOV. 27  Peninsula Hotel  INVIJiS YOU AND YOUR PARTY  to a  Roast Chicken Dinner  WITH ALL THE TRIMMINGS  All you can eat $9  ONLY     ������  CHILDREN UNDER 12 ��� %  PRICE  MAKE RESERVATIONS EARLY  SEATINGS ��� 6:30 - 7:30 - 8:30 - 9:30 p.m.  PHONE  Mrs. Korda Gibsons 404  for Reservations  How much do YOU know  about the effects of an H-bomb  explosion?  What are your chances of  survival from the blast and  heat generated by an exploding hydrogen bomb? And if ���  you do survive that phase,  what are the dangers from radioactive fallout?  The immediate prospects of  a nuclear war may* appear re- .  mote; but, because modern ?  weapons make such an attack  possible on very short notice,'  e very one should have some  knowledge of the protective  measures to be taken in the  event of such a disaster.  The office of the Provincial  Civil Defence Co-ordinator  has prepared and sent out to  householders of B.C. outside  the Greater Vancouver and  Greater Victoria target areas,  detailed instructions regarding  necessary precautions in the  event of a nuclear attack. This  information has been printed  on the back of a highway map  of the province ��� a useful ���  folder to have in your home or  in the glove compartment of  your car at all times.  Brig. G.A. McCarter, provincial co-ordinator of the civil  defence, urges every house- ���  holder to study the Civil Defence instructions carefully and ;  to keep them in a handy place.  You will want to refer to the  map periodically, and the dis- '*���*  sster instructions will be available if it should ever be "required .  The provincial co-ordinator  points out, that there are two  separate threats to human life  in a hydrogen bomb explosion;  ��� the blast and heat generated by the explosion; and the  radioactive failout that will result from it.  For those caught within a  three mile radius of the bomb  bursting point there is little  hope for survival.  If yjou are from three to six  miles from ground zero of the  blast you may be protected  from the immediate heat and  blast effects of the explosion  by an adequate shelter.  Damage from a 5 megaton  H-bomb will be evident up to  1.2 miles from the explosion  but the immediate threat to  human life will be reduced as  the distance from the blast increases.  The danger from radioactive  fallout extends over far greater distances. In an H-bomb explosion the heat pulverizes everything within three miles  and the highly radioactive dust  particles created are sucked up  in the familiar mushroom  cloud. This cloud will drift  with the wind, depositing this  radioactive fallout over a distance of up to 200 miles from  the explosion site and over an  area up to 40 or 50 miles wide.  More protection sought  Despite many demands on  consumers in 1958, Canadians  put a higher percentage of income after taxes into life insurance and annuity premiums  than in any year since 1947.  The 1958 figure was 3.7 percent, the same as in 1946 and  1947. In 1952 the ratio fell to  a low of 3.2 percent. Back in  1928, however, it was 4.4 percent.  "These figures, based on the  business of life insurance companies in Canada, are among  the many reported in the fifth  edition of "Canadian Life Insurance Facts" prepared by  The Canadian Life Insurance  Officers Association and now  off the press.  The average size of ordinary  life insurance policies purchased during 1958 was $6,250. ac-  the average size of ordinary  cording to the Fact Book, and  policy owned at the end of the  year was $3,590.  Altogeher, life insurance in  force with th'e -companies covered an estimated eight million  policjy|holders in Canada for  nearly $39 billion of protection  at the start of this year.  The payment of benefits continued at a record pace in 1958,  the Fact Book discloses, with  $463 million being pa5d to  Canadian families through  their life insurance and annuity  programs.   Of  this   total,  $164 million was paid in death  benefits and the rest ��� nearly  two-thirds of the total ��� went  to living policyholders in the  form of matured endowments,  annuities, disability payments,  policy dividends and cash values.  Tlie net rate of interest earned on the invested assets of  Canadian life insurance companies was 4.66 percent in  1958. The 1958 rate was the  highest since the general decline of interest returns in the  early thrities. In 1928 the rate  was 6,1 percent ��� typical of  the high rates earned through  the 1920's.  A "5-HOUSE" SPRUCE:  : A ep-ruce felled this year in  the Queen Charlotte Islands by  Northern Pulpwood Division of  Crown Zellerback, Canada, Ltd.,  contained enough lumber to  "build five average-sized houses.  Fourteen feet across at the butt,  this giant is believed to be the  largest handled in Canada for  many years in terms of lumber  content. It scaled 51,004 bd. ft.  and was bucked into six huge  logs! each 24 ft. 8 in. in length.  While this adds up to just under 150 feet, the top of the tree  had been blown off within the  past 50 years or so. The logging  manager estimates the big tree  was probably 250-275 ft. high  originally.  RIGHT  WRAP  Use corrugated cardboard or a stout carton.  Use strong wrapping  paper and tie securely  with strong cord.  Print name and address clearly, completely, and  correctly and in ink on front of parcel.  Put your own name and postal address (including  zone number if applicable) in upper lefthand .  corner, and also inside parcel.  For correct postage, check parcel's weight at  your nearest post office.  Address your mail clearly, completely, correctly  A    OAMADA POST OFFICE  Unlike the contamination in  the immediate vicinity of the  explosion which may make the  area unfit for human habitation for many years, the radioactivity in the fallout particles  decay very rapidly and after  48 hour�� only a small percentage of its original strength remains.  The problem then, in a fallout area is to provide adequate  protection for a period of up  to 48 hours, and this is fully  explained in the provincial  instructions.  Guaranteed Watch &  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  Robert D. Wright, MP'  NATUROPATHIC ' ��H$0$jJ��&  '���**?-���'? Graduate of ^Uyi,  Cal. Chiropractic CoUege^|^|c.  During November ��� Mo*pd|ys  '���������������  only ��� 1 to 7 p.m?J?^  Resuming regular schedulej  December 2      ? A -y  FairmgSe   Boat   Works  Ltd.  BUILH YOUR  OWN  SAVE MONEY  Frame Kits from  14V6 to 30 ft.  Brandlmayr Hulls  Finished  or unfinished  14Vfe to 30 ft.  ALL PRICES  F.O.B.  We stock   Fiberglass and all '  Marine Safety and Boat  Equipment  BEACH AVE. WEST  ROBERTS CREEK  Prone Gibsons 216Y  THE  CORPORATION  OF  THE VILLAGE  OF  SECHELT  NOTICE OF ELECTION  Public notice is hereby given to the electors of the Village  Municipality of Sechelt, that I require the presence of the said  electors at the Municipal Hall, Sechelt, on Monday the 7th day  of December 1959, at the hour of ten o'clock in tlie forenoon,  for the purposs of electing persons to represent them as  and  CHAIRMAN for a two year term  TWO COMMISSIONERS for a two year term.  I  The mode of nomination of candidates shall,be as follows':  Candidates shall be nominated in writing by two duly qualified electors of the municipality. The nomination-paper shall  be delivered to the Returning Officer at any time between the  date of this notice and noon of the day of nomination. The  nomination-paper may be in the form prescribed in the "Municipal Act" and shall state the name, residence, and occupation  of the person nominated in such a manner as* to sufficiently  identify such candidate.  The nomination-paper shall be subscribed to by the candidate.  In the event of a poll being necessary, siuich poll will be opened,  at the Canadian Legion Hall, Sechelt, on the 17th day of December 1959, between the hours- of 8.00 a.m. and 8.00 p.m. of  which every person is hereby required to take notice and  govern himself accordingly.  Given under my hand, at Sechelt, B.C. this 10th day of November 1959.  Returning Officer,  E. T. RAYNER.  S  sets the pace in pleasure  "*   with full-bodied flavour  IWAVAVWl      ..  ask for  CABLING'S  PO-5*M2B  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor  Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia.  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