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Array Provincial Library,  ,9 B�� Cc  DANNY'S  DINING ROOM  Phone GIBSONS 140  JUST  FINE  FOOD  SERVING THE  GROWING SUNSHINE COAST  Published in Gibsons, B. C.,Volume 14, Number 17, April  28, 1960.  7c per copy  A Complete Line  of Men's Clothing  Marine Men's Wear  Ltd.  Phone Z ��� Gibsons,  B.C.  ii!  *  *  *     *  *  *  Sechelt's Hackett Park is  being prepared for what is expected to be one of the largest May Day celebrations.  On May 23, Eloise DeLong,  aged 11, daughter of Mr. and  Mrs. Ray DeLong will be  crowned May Queen. Her attendants will be Gail Page, 11,  daughter of Mr. and Mrs.  George Page and Gaye Lynne  Braun, 12, daughter of Mr. and  Mrs. W. Braun.  Mrs. Jack Redman is chairman of the May Day committee, assisted by  Mrs.   Winnie.  Toynbee.  There will be a guard of  honor made up of the North  Vancouver Lonsdale Naval cadets, 90 of them. Elphinstone  High School band will Join the  parade, also the Sechelt Elementary school band with  "bandmaster G, Fahrni.          The parade will move off at  1:30 p.m. with William Billingsley as parade marshall.  Joe Benner will be master of  ceremonies for the day. Jack  Redman will be in charge of  sports. There will be the usual  May pole dancing. It is expected that a large number of  floats will be on hand and various concessions will cater to  the. crowd.  The spread to be served the  Lonsdale boys in the Legion  Hall will be catered to by  Mrs. Jessie Peterson. Mrs'. W.  B* Billingsley, an old time  resident,   will   distribute   the  prizes.  In the evening there will be  a May Queen's Ball to end an  enjoyable day.  Hackett Park was Sechelt's  Centennial project and is a  five acre block given;, to Sechelt by Union Steamships Co,  in memory of Bert Hackett  who was for many years their  resident agent, and who died  suddenly a few months after  (his retirement.  BASEBALL  A meeting for Little League  Baseball was held Sunday and  Mr. L. Labonte was made secretary treasurer, Gibsons and  Wilson Creek report they are  ready and Sechelt expects to  field a team if Dave Walker  can secure some coaching help  Port Mellon was not represented but it was decided to  try to get a team represening  Port Mellon, Hopkins Landing  and Granth*ams. The possibility of a Roberts Creek team was  discussed also.  All districts reported plenty  of players but parents and adults were criticized for their  lack oi interest. The league  will start playing on May 16.  Idiot badges?  Caller Harry Robertson and  eight members of the Hopkins  Squarenaders1 have received  Idiot Badges.  To   qualify for   this badge,  club dancers must wail till mid "  night,  wake   their   caller   and  dance until he dismisses them.  The most difficult part of  earning this badge was finding an isolated place to dance  at such an unusual hour. This  was accomplished when the  Gibsons Kinsmen club let the  dancers  use their hall.  As the caller's voice began  to fade, he took pity on the  glassy-eyed, feet burning dancers and allowed them to reach  (home before the breakfast  hour.  Happily displaying the badges are Harry Robertson, De-  anna LaBrech, Jack Inglis, Flo  Robertson, Billy Morrison,  Frank Girard, Celia Marve,  Art Holden and Violet Winegarden.  TEA AND BAZAAR  The Ladies' Auxiliary to  Roberts Creek Legion held a  very successful tea and bazaar  on April 20, which was opened by Mrs. Biggs, president of  the Sechelt auxiliary. The door  prize was won by Mrs. Stevens  the guessing box by Mrs. Mc  ���firlann, and the raffle of china  and glassware by Mrs. Angle-  man.  Municipal and school taxation for Gibsons municipality  thisi year will be slightly lower than last year. This was announced at Tuesday night's  meeting of Gibsons council in  the Municipal.Hall.  The municipal tax this year  will be 11.7 mills compared  with 13 mills last year, a decrease of one and three tenths  mills1. The school tax, set by  the provincial government,  will be 17.6 mills compared to  17.7 last year.  This means the total tax reduction in Gibsons municipality will be one and four tenths  mills below last year. Total  tax, school and municipal, last"  year was 30.7 mills and this  year 29.3 mills, a reduction of;  1.4 mills.  For. municipal purposes the  mill rate will bring in $12,432,'  the government per capita pop^  ulation grant will provide::  about $15,840, water revenue?  should gross about $16,174 ahd^  other revenue sources will'  make up a municipal operas  tion budget in the $56,000;  range. While the school taxesT  amounting to $25^79 are col-'  lected through the .municipal';  office they are turned o^er fo;l  the  school board.  Gibsons municipality provides 6.55 percent of the  school tax or $25,879. Sechelt  provides 3.81 percent of the  school tax of $15,060 while the  unorganized area within the  school district provides 89.64  percent of school requirements  or. $354,085. This brings the  ���total for school purposes to  $395,024, r.  Total'assessment for Sechelt  school district is $22,574,100  with Sechelt having a taxable  assessment totalling $860,067;  Gibsons, $1,477,333 and the un  organized territory $20,209,700  Shell tanks given close  As. the result -of, an. investigation by the provincial fire  marshall's office and R. B.  Wilson, local fire marshall,  Gibsons Village. Council was  informed at Tuesday night's  meeting the situation concerning Shell Oil tanks was checked. ���  The removal of combustible  material from vicinity of the  tanks was ordered and dikes  around will be brought up to  standard. It was also felt that  a collapse of the shore bank in  that area could occur and that  Does this  mean you?  Editor: The past secretary of  the Little League Baseball  has tailed a meeting of. persons . interested in this project.  For the past several years  there 'has been a distinct lack  of ���*���**��� interest showns in/the activities of said league, perhaps  the greatest sin lies in the fact  that there is absoluely no interest whatsoever, shown. by  the   most important  people.  The parents of -these boys  would do well to remember  that if only one night per week  could be arranged for them to  go to the playing fields and  watch the interest, shown by  their kids in this great game,  and the amount of care and  trouble taken, as well as time  and cash given by the coaches  and managers of these teams,  perhaps they would be inclined to give another look.  The youngsters are taken  over an average of. four nights  per week, and under supervision^ given pointers (on the correct way to play tae game,  both as players and gentlemen  Why the parents take this  organization for granted, I'll  never know. I suppose they  feel composed when ^they know  their kids ��� .a*^e^ being looked  after,' andyU&pifott the streets,  and are having fun in the fresh  clean air of the playing fields.  Some times I wonder whether  or not it would be a good idea  to change.the name, of the organization to that of "The Bet-  er Baby-Sitters Bureau" but  of course then we would have  to levy a charge. But I do  think it would be more in line  with the thinking of the majority of the parents who for  the greater part of the. past  four or five years, have adopted an -attitude of "I couldn't  care less."  Yes there are a few parents  who take a limited interest in  the success or failure of this  organization, but their numbers could be seated comfortably in the press-box at the  Wilson Creek ball park. That  is not enotigh. Come out and  give your support both morally and with a dime for the  plate, the latter is not too important, but come.  And this will be your opportunity to refute the above  statements, or to pitch in and  | assist the officials of the league  to delay the start of this juvenile delinquency that we  hear so  much about  H. Roberts  GUIDES'  RAFFLE  The raffled hand-made centre piece, by the Local Association to Guides-and Brownies,  was won by Mrs. C. Beacon,  holder of ticket No. 97.  construction of a cement  wall  would be. advisable.  Council thought the letter  from the fire marshall' reflected possible danger and that  tbe report was about as complete as could be expected.  The fire marshal's repcirt  suggested the proximity of the  phone booth to the tanks,  which allowed the flicking of  matches or cigarets in vicinity ���  of a tank contained danger.  The restaurant property owner next door was ordered to  clean up debris stored under  the building to remove a possible fire hazard. This had  been done, Mr. Wilson reported. .  Accounts totalling $639.31  were passed, $569.31 going to  roads and $70.46 to general  expense. Council also donated'  $25 to the Fall Fair as well  as taking a $5  advertisement:  Explains Hospital  During the last, week twp  meetings in "Gribsoiis have been'  addressed by a speaker from  the Hospital Group committee  now working towards a more  central hospital for the Sunshine  Coast.  The speaker was Harvey  Hubbs of Selma Park and he  addressed the Kiwanis club in  Danny's Dining Room on Tuesday of last week and the Elphinstone High School PTA on  Monday night of this week.  Mr. Hubbs outlined the  work done by the committee  which includes members from  Port Mellon to Pehdei; Harbor.  After about one year's hard  work the committee presented  a brief to governmental authorities in Victoria outlining  the need for a larger hospital  in the Fair booklet. ���  Commissioner Hodgson reported attending, a Civil Defence course on Vancouver Island and urged that greater interest be taken in Civil Defence in. this area. He urged local men should be given a  chance to take part in some of  the courses.  Cookie sale  on Saturday  The annual Girl Guide  Cookie Sale will aommence  April 30. Guides and Brownies  will canvass Port Mellon and  Gibsons area and Roberts  Creek.  This is the first time the  Roberts Creek area will be  canvassed by the newly formed Brownie Pack and Guide  Company. Although the district ia large and scattered, an  ..effort will be* made to cover  as many homes as possible.  . Cost cf the cookies is 40c  per box. The profit is shared  by the Guides and Brownies  and Provincial Headquarters  administration fund.  Fall-out meeting  At a meeting at the, home of.  F. Corley, Soames Point, the  Peninsula Committee on Radiation Hazards was formed. It  was decided to contact those  who signed a list circulated at  a recent PTA meeting on fallout to acquaint them with the  way in which they could take  part.  It was also decided to purchase and place books in Gib-  sens Public Library on the  subject of radiation. Those interested in this movement are  invited to attend the next  meeting of the committee, April 28, at the home of Mr. Corley on Trant road, Soames  Point. If transportation is  needed phone W. G. Peers at  Gibsons 43 5H. ,  First shipment  The M.S. Bay Master loaded  pulp in Port Mellon from April 9 to 15 inclusive. She is  registered in Oslo, Norway,  12.550   tons,   speed   16   knots.  The vessel arrived in British  .Columbia on April' 1 with a  ���cargo of automobiles from  Europe. She is carrying pulp  and lumber from B.C. to the  United Kingdom and Continental Europe.  She loaded 4942 short tons  of wood pulp in Port Mellon,  Dried Kraft. Port Mellon is  of which 1149 tons were Flash  the first Canadian mill to export this type of wood pulp.  F  ree carniva  Admission will be free,, at  the carnival in Gibsons School  Hall, Saturday afternoon and  evening of this week. This  carnival has been organized  by the Elphinstone Student 'Association and a considerable  amount of work has gone into  it. There will be games of  skill, a bake sale, a coffee bar  a rummage sale and bingo tables. Their fortune teller is in  a quandary because the crystal  ball used for these affairs can  not be found. However, it  might turn up yet.  The Sechelt Board of Trade  fund to assist families of the  *?ix men presumed drowned in  Sechelt Inlet, Wednesday evening, April 13 has passed the  $500 mark in strictly over-toe  counter and mail donations in  Sechelt and Gibsons.  To say the result of t>';�� appeal has been heart-warming  is to understate the case because people from all walks of  life including old age pensioners who cannot afford to give,  have been dropping in to  places where donations will be  accepted.  A wide appeal is being made  and result of that appeal will  not show up for maybe another week. It is expected that  when the fund closes there  will "be a sizeable amount available to take care cf the children in the bereaved  families.  Contributions. have been received at the Coast News of  fice and the result in some  cases has been surprising. Take  one old age pensioner. He  came in and fished around for  a dollar in his purse and put  it on the counter and said it  was more than he could afford  but ether people needed it  worse than he.  In another case a woman  put more than $40 on the counter and said she wanted to  give that to the Sechelt fund.  fc.ae did not say she was depriving herself of using that  money but the implication was  there.  While the Gibsons contributions have ranged from $1 to  larger amounts, the people who  made the contributions have  produced the surprises, not  the amounts. The Coast News  will continue to receive contributions and if any person de  sires to mail their donation, a  receipt will  be  forwarded.  Hospital improves  financial position    . _ J�� _   -���    _ j_    ai  -_\yit.i4-i��.��.  The annual meeting of the  St. Mary's Hospital Society  was held at Madeira Park hall  on Friday April 22 with 31 in  attendance.  Mr. A. Lloyd presided in  the ichair calling the meeting  to order at 8 p.m. The minutes  of the previous annual meeting of April 25, 1959 were  read, also the minutes of the  extraordinary meeting of Nov.  6 were adopted as read. President A. Lloyd gave a short  address in which he outlined  the activities of the board of  trustees for the past year and  thanked them for their cooperation and regular attendance.   He   especially   thanked  abilities, St. Mary's Hospital  has never been in a more  fcund financial position.. Following this, Mr. Hubbs reported on the 1959 fund raising  campaign and stated that the  results had been most gratifying, and especially complimented Mrs. Warden on her  untiring efforts. Mr. F. H. Norminton then read M^;. Hemp-  :**?,]l's report and progress to  date of the H.I.D. Study group  The government official, Mr.  "r:**":*. ''���.as* made a survey of  the area and substantiated ths  findings of the study group,  /������n account Cf the construction committee's activities was  preianted by Mr. Hubbs.  Five  hospitals were   visited  ance    rie   especially   uicuaiv��=<a       , riVKu-.'Ji"ro'o   .._..����   Mrs.!Lee, and Mr^risjue ^& ^^h��ilsl<md,;^^��^";:   .*-,.���.  #;���>_ +,i-ioii- rfp-     io��ri'-.Hv   Messrs.  Llovd.   mail-  expressed regret for their decision to retire from the board,  stating Mr. Bristoe who has  served on the board for the  past seven years, will be greatly missed. He also thanked Mr.  Milligan for the way in which  he has not only improved the  financial position, but also the  morale of the staff.  Credit was given to Miss  Smith, the matron, and the  heads of other departments  for their co-operation and capable handling of their various  duties.  Mr. Milligan, the administrator, gave his annual financial report and it was noticeable   that   under  'his   capable  land by Messrs. Lloyd*' Milligan, Hubbs, and Mis? Smith,  the matron. These ho-nitais  were chosen because each, had  been designed by a different  firm of architects, and in this  way, they were able to ascertain, first hand, the merits of  the various firms.  The final order of business  was the election of Mr. F. H.  Norminton of Sechelt and Mr.  J. Harvey of Gibsons to the  board of trustees filling the  two vacancies. Trustees for the  St. Mary's Hospital society for  1960 are: Mrs. Warden, Messra.  A.. Lloyd, J. Donnelly, H.  Hubbs, F. H. Norminton and  J. Harvey.  Rehearsing NO cinch  "No, no! Upstage, not downstage! Put some life in it, will  you!" and so on far into the  night. Rehearsing for a play  is no cinch but no one realizes  just what is involved until  there is only a week left and  everyone is suddenly aware  that lines, scenery, costumes  and make-up are still unfinished with dress rehearsal only  a few days away.  Tempers suddenly grow  short, no one can stand the  sight of anyone else involved  in the effort and everyone  wonders how 'he got involved  in such a crazy thing anyway.  This is the .current state of  affairs at Elphinstone High  School where the drama class  is readying their three-act play  "Lights   Out"  for  Wed.,   May  4. The class has worked hard  on the play and even come out  during the Easter holidays to  paint scenery and rehearse.  The rehearsal was a regular  one but the scenery presented  a problem, as ^anyone wiho has  ever tried to melt glue will  realize. Much of the afternoon  was spent stirring a steaming  glue pot in the Industrial Arts  shop and the rest was filled  with flying paint, which did  not. always land on tbe flat.  Now that school is back in  the rehearsal part is being  stepped up in readiness for the  dress rehearsals at the beginning of next  week.  The cla&s would appreciate  the loan of several oak dining  room chairs, a small table and  a set of book cases for use  in this production.  respected Thomas J. Cook  Thomas J. Cook, a pioneer  resident of Sechelt, who died  April 13, had a varied career.  He was a native of Bromley,  Kent, born in 1863. He was 96  when he died.  He came to Canada in 1883  and spent several years with  Sir George Stephen, later Lord  Mount Stephen, first president  of the C.P.R. He travelled with  his lordship to Europe on a  fund raising campaign for the  railway and was present when  the last spike was driven.  Mr. Cook first visited Sechelt in 1893 and built the first  home there and moved into it  in April 1894, He was appointed justice of the peace in 1915.  He and Mrs. Jane Nickson  were the first school trustees  in the district and helped build  the school at Porpoise Bay with  help from the Indians. He also  built the first road to Porpoise  Bay.  He visited England after the  First World War and brought  back many heirlooms including a magnificent side board  which was the envy of the  late Senator A. D. McCrae who  offered Mr. Cook $500 for it.  Mr.. Cook refused th��� offer in  no uncertain terms. The property on which the first home  was built was sold to Captain  T. O'Keily who was then manager for the German syndicate  who had taken over the Whitaker estate. With the declaration of war the syndicate left  here.  Mr. Cock had a lovely home  nearby which contains many  relics of his seafaring days, and  when he was on the household  staff of the Empress Eugenie  of France.  He had two daughters, Mrs.  S. Dawe who was the first  white child in Sechelt and was  made a Princess by the local  band of Indians, and Mrs. H.  Whitaker, now of Pender Harbour.  During his lifetime he gave  property to the Anglican  church where now stands St.  Hilda's also Pioneer cemetery.  He was a prominent Conservative and organized the Progressive Conservative party  here.  The native Indians loved  and respected Mr. Cook in the  early days as he was always  willing to listen and help with  their problems. His great-  granddaughter, Julie Steele  was chosen to cut the ribbon  which signified the opening of  the Municipal Hall for the village of Sechelt.  Besides his two daughters,  Mrs. Dawe and Mrs. Whitaker,  there are two granddaughters.  Miss Helen Dawe, who served with distinction in the  WRENS and Mrs Billie Steele.  Great-grandchildren are Mark  and Julie Steele and Bruce and  Neil Whitaker.   There  is also  one sister and one brother in  England. ...   4. .      ;      '  ..   ���   ��   i.   *  2    Coast News, April 28, 1960.  The Tkritt Thai Comes Once in a Lifetime  A. TTZ8STE8 CLASSIC  SsMished every Thursday by Sechelt Peninsula News Ltd.,  P.O. Box 128, Gibsons, B.C., and authorized as second class mail,  JPost Office department, Ottawa.  Member Audit Bureau of Circulation, Canadian Weekly  Slew-spa per Association, B.C. Weekly Newspaper Association and  E3.C. Weekly Newspapers Advertising Bureau, 508 Hornby St.,  Vancouver, B.C.  Rates of Subscription, $3 per year, $1.75 for six months,  Usdted States and foreign, $3.50 per year.  23ned Cruice, Editor and Publisher.  Cheaper protection  Saltspring Island Fire Protection district has won recognition by the Canadian Underwriters Association, states volume  ene, issue number four of Driftwood, the Saltspring Island weekly mimeographed newspaper. The new dwelling insurance rates,  flie item reads, place the fire protection district in a group four  ���cafiBjg, whereas the district was formerly in group seven.  So far this item may not mean very much to the average  reader but the fact that organization of a fire protection district  ���resulted in a 40 percent cut in fire insurance rates on homes  should have a definite message to people living outside Gibsons  xmmicipality.  At present the district served by the fire department is on  a voluntary basis as regards its financing. This means one person will give something towards maintenance of a district fire  ���dfeparlment while a next door neighbor may be neglecting his  doty and giving nothing. This is a haphazard sort of organization and fire underwriters recognize it as such knowing- it might  ���fold up at any time.  As a result fire insurance rates are kept at a safe minimum  for protection of insurance companies. When a fire protection  district is formed, all who live in the unorganized area and pay  taxes would be assessed a sum for maintenance of a fire depart-  snenL  Henry McGill, chairman of the Saltspring Fire Protection  ^Bstrict when interviewed for the weekly newspaper Driftwood,  maid the lowering of the insurance rate more than offset the increased taxation necessary in forming the fire district.  No matter how one views the situation in the area adjacent  t& Gibsons one point sticks out and that is before long there will  frer*gf> to be some guaranteed organized fire service for the area  beyond the boundaries of Gibsons municipality. Which has its  own guaranteed fire department.  Interest in fire prevention is growing, along the Sunshine  Coast with, the recent organization of a fire department at Pender Harbour and spade work now underway for one at Halfmoon  Bay.  Gibsons area Volunteer firemen are now in the throes of  chaining annual funds for maintenance of the "outside" fire service. Why should some pay while others get benefit without paying? Taxation would be the fairer way. Formation of a district  as the first requirement. Now is the time for all to come to the  aJd of Jir.re firemen and the homes they are trying to protect.  A new melting pot  A glance at the history of the past few*1 centuries reveals how  unstable friendships between nations are likely to be. England's  additional enemy for many hundred years was France, whether  it was a kingdom, an empire or a republic. Friendship between  Ihe two countries was cemented by Edward VII but the legend of  perfidious Albion" has never been wholly eradicated from the  minds of French politicians. The   Dutch have been friends to  .^England off and on, the friendship depending on whether they  should be fought as rivals in trade or cultivated as allies against  Ihe pretensions cf other European powers. Russia was England's  enemy during the Crimean war, a continuing threat to her interests in India while those existed and an undependable ally  daring parts of the two world wars.  Between wars it has been customary for England to cultivate the friendship of Germany. The wisdom of this course was  doubtful between 1918 and 1939. The wisdom may still be doubted, although the threat from Russia may make it the best choice  cfihai can be made for the present. The rise of the neo-Nazi party,  and the apparent fact that many old Nazis who worked for the  Hitler regime have regained positions of power are disturbing to  tlhose who are working sincerely for a peaceful world.  Since Canada is becoming the melting pot of races that the  United States once was, she cannot be expected to support England automatically in all matters of foreign policy. This country's  chief interest should be to prevent new citizens from bringing  their old European quarrels to Canada with them. The new citi-  zens can enrich Canada with their skills and good customs. Imports of their feuds and racial prejudices are emphatically not  desired. ���The Printed Word.  QUOTABLE QUOTES  Most people are like steel. When they lose their temper,  they're worthless.  .Letting the grass grow under your feet won't postpone its  growing over your head.  ijrood character is still the best collateral for a loan.  The person who is afraid to admit his mistake is making another.  Windiest spot in Canada  7E.VBI wonder where the  windiest spot in Canada is?  ���Canada Department of Agriculture officials say that the  windiest area in which an experimental farm is located is  &L John's, Newfoundland,  where the average annual  wind is 15.7 miles per hour.  .Prevailing    direction   is   west.  -.SThe department of agriculture has a chain of experimen-  tsal farms linking the nation  ������from the Atlantic to the Pa-  reifie   Ocean.  .Average annual winds and  j-ore^aaling directions for a few  <sither ferns:  .Swift Current, Sask., 14.9  jm^p-.'h.���west; Lethbridge Alta.  JL4 m.p.h.���west; Charlottetown  3>JJ.I., 11.9 m.p.h.���southwest;  J32elita, Man., 11 m.p.h.���south  Ottawa, 10.3 m.p.h.���northwest; Agassiz, B. C, 5.1 m-P-h.  ���southwest.  LAND ACT  "Take notice that I, Henry H.  Whittaker of Irvines Landing,  P.O., occupation Resort Owner,  intend to apply for permission  to purchase the following describe lands:���  Commencing at a post planted  on the south end of the island,  being an island separated from  my property DC2951 Gl NWD  Parcel B DL 2951 about 100 feet  and contanihg W ; acre -more or  less?' -.r-:A-:   ������;.-, ������������ **.*��� r...  The purpose for which the land  is required is ������ a summer home.  HENRY H. WHPPTAKER  Dated April 11, 1960.  Prppored by the'..Rescqrth S-faH o.i  I H C Y C I 0 P I 0 I fl   f A N A D I 'ft n a  margarine in any form.  Who   is  Charlie  Seeguapik.  In    1958    Charlie! Seeguapik  became the first Eskimo to be  elected  to  the   Sculptors'   Society  of Canada.  He   lives  at  Povungnituk,   a   trading    post  en   the   east  side   of Hudson  Bay at the mouth of the Povungnituk River.  Which   city  has   the  largest  police   force?  Montreal, Canada's largest  city, also has the largest municipal police force in the country. Its force numbers about  2,400. Toronto is in second  place with some 1,500 on its  force. Other cities with more  than 200 membens on their  police forces include Vancouver, Winnipeg, Hamilton, Ot-  t a w a, Quebec, Edmonton,  Windsor and Calgary. There  are approximately 12,000 men  and women on municipal police forces in Canada. In addition to municipal forces,  Canada has a federal body,  the Royal Canadian Mounted  Police, and two provincial police organizations, one in Ontario and the other in Quebec.  What   is   popularly  known   as  halm of Gilead?  The balsam poplar, P. bal-  samifera L., a medium-sized  tree usually 50 to 60 feet in  height, is popularly known as  balm of Gilead. In some river  valleys northwest of the prairies this tree reaches 100 feet  in height. Its range is very  wide and it can be found  growing in most areas oi Canada south of the tree-line, except on the coast of British  Columbia. The buds of the  balsam poplar are large and  reddish - brown with scented  resin. Its leaves are oval to  heart-shaped and are pale below with rusty patches. Like  the trembling aspen, another  member of the poplar family,  it is valuable for lumber and  firewood.  COFFEE INSTEAD  Some drivers think a cup of  coffee after alcohol i^ a good  idea. A cup of coffee instead  of alcohol is an even better  idea.  Imagine the luxury of having 2  jars of ADRIENNE ALL Purpose  Cream for $1.26 ��� regular price  of $2.50. This is one of the more  than 325 tremendous cosmetic  (bargains during the Rexall Golden Anniversary Spring One-  Cent Sale. MONDAY, TUESDAY,  WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY,  FRIDAY and SATURDAY (April  25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30) LANG'S  Rexall Drug Store, Gibsons and  Sechelt.  When was margarine utytJAvpeu  As long ago as 1869, ;hy*" Hyp-  polite Mege - Mouriez, a French  chemist. He set out to develop  a substitute for butter and patented his process in that year.  His object, was to derive butter-  fat from beef suet by a process  resembling the natural formation  of milk. He called the resultant  fatty body oleomargarine. He believed that milk fat was a derivative of body fat and subjected  the suit to a synthetic digestive  process. Later the digestive process was abandoned and vegetable oils, treated so as to remain solid at room temperatures,  were substituted for .body fats.  Further improvements in ths  quality of the product have resulted from the progressive purification of vegetable oils used in  tne manuxacowing process and  from th# use of such additives  as milk solids, emulsifying agents  and r vitamins. Canada first passed regulatory legislation, making it illegal to manufacture or  sell any substitute for butter  manufactured from any animal  substance other than milk, in'  1886. Between 1917 and 1923 the  sale of margarine was legalized  because of butter shortages. A  ban was again imposed in the  latter year and was hot lifted  until 1948 when the Supreme*..  Court rvled that the manufacture  and sale, but not the importation, of margarine was legal in  Canada. In several provinces,  however, it remained illegal to  color margarine to resemble butter, and in Quebec it has remained illegal to manufacture or sell  THE CORPORATION OF THE VILLAGE OF SECHELT  ZONING BY-LAW No. 22  '   yy'  r;:.;    vd   .-    -;v.��      ~^1"^ nivs .   :.yj :CL:       &<.-t>t  [Take notice ttutf the Council of the Corporation of the  Village of Sechelt.will hold a hearing at the Municipal Hall,  SeteheBto, at the hour of 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.1 on the 4th day  of May 1960, under provisions of tfoe Municipal Acftto consider the proposed rezoning of property described as: Lot'"F"  of Block eleven district lot 303/304 and Lojfc 25 of "G" of block  eleven district lot 303/304 from "Residential''' to "Commercial."  Copy of the proposed amendment may be inspected at  the Municipal Hall, Sechelt, between the hours of. 9:00'aan.  5:00 p.m. on April 20th throughout May 4th 1960.  Da/ted a/a Sechelt, B.C., April 12th 1960.  E. T. RAYNER, Clerk.  AS LOCAL  AS YOUR  NEWSPAPER  Its pages may carry news from around  the world but you think of it as your  local paper. And it is-~reporting  local events, identifying itself with  local causes and the daily life of  the community.  In much the same way, the branch of  the chartered bank where you. do  your banking is a vital part of the  local  scene,  serving local  needs���  serving you.  At the same time, however, the local  branch is part of a larger^ nationwide banking system. As such, it puts  at your disposal knowledge, experience and resources that extend far  beyond local horizons, linking your  community with the rest of the world. Coast News, April 28, 136��   3  Come   Spring,    a   woman's  fancy turns to thoughts of   new clothes! Happily, there's  a breathtaking variety of fabrics available that will mafce  sewing for spring and summer exciting as well ae economical.  A word to the wise, though.  We must avoid being so dazzled by delightful designs and  unusal textures, as our local  sewing center experts caution,  that we blithely purchase material, attractive in itself, but  unbecoming to uis. Fabric must  never be bought for its own  saKe- it must oe carefully. selected to compliment our skin,  eyes, hair, figure ��� and personality!  Did you know that a woman's "most becoming color"  is not a constant thing? As the  pigmentation of our skin,  eyes, hair, and even teeth  change, so should the. color  scheme of our "wardrobes. Because a girl looked stunning  in   fire-engine   red  at twenty  POUND DISTRICT ACT  WHEREAS under the provisions of this Act, application  has been made to the Lieutenant-  Governor in Council to constitute  as a pound district certain land  in the vicinity of Roberts Creek,  which may be more particularly  described as follows :���  Commencing at the south-west  corner of Lot 1541, Group 1, New  Westminster   District,   being   a  point on the northerly highvvater  mark  of the Strait of  Georgia;  thence   northerly   and   easterly  along the westerly and northerly  boundaries of said Lot 1541  to  the   north-east   corner   thereof;  thence   easterly   and   southerly  along the northerly and east.er.ty  boundaries   of   Lot 6213 to th-j  south-east   corner   of . said   Lot  6213;  thence easterly along the  northerly boundaries of Lots 1321  and 3354 to the north-east corner  of said Lot 3554; thence northerly and easterly along the westerly  and northerly  boundaries of  Lot 1319 to the north-east cornsr  thereof:   thence   easterly   along  the   northerly   boundary of Lot  1320   to   the   north-east   corner  thereof;  thence   southerly  along  the easterly  boundaries of  Lot  1320 and 3381 to the south-east  corner of Lot 3381; thence westerly along the southerly boundary of said Lot 3381 to the easterly boundary of Lot 810; thence  southerly along the said easterly  boundary of Lot 810 to the northwest corner of Lot 1506; thence  easterly and southerly along the  northerly and easterly boundaries  of said Lot 1506 to a point due  west of the north-west corner of  Lot 5820; thence east to the said  north-west   corner;   thence   east  to   the   said north-west corner;  doesn't mean that it will remain her "best" color for the  next forty years.  Every few j'ears, a woman  should reappraise her basic  color scheme. This she can  do at the fabric counter, by  draping    fabrics    of    various  hues against her face and over  her shoulder critically examining the results in a .full-  length mirror.  To help us in this task, we  should familiarize ourselves  with a few basic color selection  hints.  Colors, tints, and shades  should be selected to accentuate our coloring and not to  outshine or diminish it. For instance, there are blues so brilliant, that they steal the color  from blue eyes. Care must be  exercised to choose fabric  shades suitable to our own figure proportions, age, occupation and personality.  Color choice should be made  according to the garment's intended function, the wear expected from it, and the season  in which it will be worn.  When undecided, remember  the adage of local sewing center .' experts: "When in doubt,  choose black."  Should your favorite color  prove slightly unsuitable, use  it sparingly as an accent or in  accessories. By the way, a  wardrobe "accent" is a good  way of distracting from a figure fault. The woman with a  generous secretary spread can  use her contrast color at the  neck, say in a scarf, to draw  attention away from her hips.  Never think that any season  has failed to provide a fashionable color for you. There are  invariably tints and shades of  all sylish colors to suit every  type. Manufacturers see to  that!.  When versatility is expected from garments, sew a ward-  robe of "basics" in neutral  tones, using your "best" colors as accents and accessories.  Recently, a home sewn wardrobe, co-ordinated for travel  to Bermuda and subsequent  wear in Canada, featured  beige as its basic color. The  latter could be accessorized  with gold and olive green, for  brown or hazei-eyed women,  and gold and turquoise for  blue-eyed globe-trotters.  ^ ..... .._.- ...���____��..__  ��� ���^ %^yy  888 ��� HAPPY CLOWN 'JAMA BAG'teaches the neatness habit to  young children. Use gay remnants ��� thrifty to make. Transfer of  head with face, hands; pattern pieces; ��� direicfcions.  543 ��� FLOWER PATCHWORK QUILT ��� gay as a garden in hit-  or-miss scraps. Just 3 applique patches ��� fun to do! Chart, directions; pattern cf patches; single, double-bad yardages.  575 ��� STRIKING YET SIMPLE; Create a beautiful setting with  this smart, contemporary design. A qinick-to-crochet square. Directions 9-imch square in string, 6V2 in No. 30.  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 quilt patterns.  Hurry, send 25 cents for your copy.  RECRUITS WANTED  Increased emphasis on the need  *u ��� * .1..   i���~��� ��.��� n~~.v,     for recruits for the ministry will  thence easterly along the north-    *      .       ,    ...     Anffl:ran (-hiiro'i  ori,r   hminrfnrips   of   T.rvts   SR20.    *>e gwen. &y the Anglican enure 1.  erly   boundaries   of   Lots   5820,  5821,   5822,   5823  and 5824 and  the easterly prolongation  thereof to the  westerly boundary  of  Lot 2596: thence northerly and  easterly along the westerly and  northerly boundary  of said Lot  2596   to   the   north-east   corner  thereof;   thence   easterly   in   a  straight   line   to  the  north-west  corner of Lot 4, of Lot 2626. as  shown on Plan 3808 on file in  the Land Registry  Office,  Vancouver; thence easterly along the  northerly boundaries   of  Lots 4  and 21, of Lot 2626, of said Plan  3808 to the north-east corner of  said Lot 21; thence north-easterly in a straight line to the northwest corner of Lot 1621; thence  easterly and southerly along the  northerly   and   easterly   boundaries   of   said   Lot 1621 to the  south-east corner thereof; thence  easterly    along    the    northerly  boundaries of Lots 1311.and 1312  to the north-east corner of said  Lot 1312; thence southerly along  the easterly boundaries of Lots  1312 and 904 to  the. south-east  corner of  said Lot 904;  thence  westerly!i along    the    southerly  boundary of said Lot 904 to the  north-east   corner   of Lot 2497;  thence southerly along the easterly boundary of said Lot 2497  to the south-east corner thereof,  being  a point  on  the aforesaid  northerly high water mark of the  Strait   of   Georgia;   thence   in  a   general   north-westerly   direction   along   the   said   northerly  high water  mark to   the aforesaid   south-west   corner   of   Lot  1541   being  the   point  of   com-,  mencement.  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN  that thirt" (30) days after publication of this notice, the Lieutenant-Governor in Council will  proceed to comply with the an-  plication unless within the said  time objection is made to the  Minister of Agriculture by eight  (8) nronrietors within such proposed Pound District, in form  "A" of the Schedule of the Act.  NEWTON P. STEACY  Minister of Agriculture.  Department of Agriculture,  Victoria, B.C.  April 11th. 1960.  of Canada through the appoint-  . ment of the Rev. H. B. Barretr,  as   associate   secretary,   Department of Religious Education.  Mr. Barrett will help clergy  acquaint people with the various  areas of service in church vocations, particularly the ministry.  He will also undertake intensive  work at youth conferences and.  rallies to interest all young people  in church vocations, pointing out  (tihe areas of service in the church  *at home and abroad. .  Clean Up Paint  Is Here Again  FOR FREE ESTIMATES ON YOUR PAINT JOBS  Phone Gibsons 326  If ypu are a-dorit-yourseIf fan, call Gibsons 326 and  ask about our "WE SPRAY YOU TRIM PLAN."  J. J. ROGERS  Phone GIBSONS 326  THE OLD RCMP OFFICE ��� GIBSONS  3!  Temple Radio Pastor  Reg.  and Temple Radio Quartette  GRANTHAMS COMMUNITY HALL  Saturd  ay,  May 7  7.30 p.m.  ALL ARE WELCOME  To make all your cooking better and  easier - today's electric ranges are completely-  automatic. With the new automatic ovens, yon  simply place your meal inside - set the time  and temperature controls - and you're free to  take care of other chores. Everything cooks safely^  deliriously, without further attention!  The automatic to]> surface unit maintainable exact cooking temperature you want... ever$-  heat from a high sear to a gentle simmer that  will keep food warm after it's cooked.  Yet with all their automatic features these  new electric ranges are wonderfully simple to  operate - as you'll discover for yourself when yotE  ask your appliance dealer for a demonstration!  B.C.ELECTRIC  JOHN   WOOD   HARDWARE   &   APPLIANCES  Phone GIBSONS 32  RICHTER'S   RADIO   &  TV   CENTRE  Phone SECHELT 6  PARKER'S  HARDWARE,  Sechelt  Phone SECHELT 51  sons By PAT WELSH  A host of friends enjoyed  the house-warming April 16 at  the new home of the Roy  Doyles. The guests admired  the spacious rooms and decor.  There was a sing-song followed by dancing with Mrs. Gerald Zeron at the piano. A buffet turkey supper was served  at midnight.  Guests included Mr. and  Mrs. Gerald Zeron and Maureen, Syd Smith and E. Azell  of Vancouver, the H,, Stephen  Hardys of Powell River and  among the local people, Mr.  and Mrs. E Edmonds, O. Edmonds, D. Foley, R. Mosier, T.  "Nygards, J. Graves, A. Rutherford, E. Ellis, R. Kolterman  and Mr. and Mrs. A. Wilson  of West Sechelt.  *    *    *  The 48 ft. cruiser Colmar of  Vancouver arrived in the Bay  en   her   maiden   voyage   last  weekend.    Aboard   were    her  owners Mr. and Mrs. C. Riley,  daughter     Colleen    and     son  Mark. They have been guests  cf Mr. and Mrs. E. Lewis for  the   past week.   Other   guests  were Mr. and Mrs. K Manning  and R. Manning of Vancouver.  Dr. and Mrs. Donald Rutherford   and   daughter   Donnette  iiave returned   to  their   home  in Oakland,  Cal., after spending the holidays with the Archie Rutherfords.  Mr. and Mrs. James Cooper  and daughter Marilyn have  arrived home after a month's  sojourn in California. They  visited Mr. Cooper's brother,  R. Cooper in Oakland and called on Dave Dixon, a former  summer resident of Redroofs  now retired and living at Oak-  view. They travelled as far  south at Los Angeles visiting  all points of interest enroute.  They think the Sunshine Coast  compares favorably with the  southern coastal  route.  Mrs. C. Blechmann and  daughter Claire of Sun Valley  Idamo are the guests of Mrs.  Blechmann's mother Mrs. E.  Klusendorf of Welcome Beach,.  Tiny Claire won first prize in  the Kindergarten and first  ���grade skiing, competition re-  cs&itly. She has a pet St. Bernard who weighs 95 lbs who  leads her a merry chase  through, the snow. They return  tc   uieir home  this week.  Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Simpson came up Friday last to  collect daughter Bonnie and  son George who had been the  guests of Grandma Simpson  for the :Easter holidays.  #    *    *  The following members of  the RedWel Ladies Guild were  in charge of the tea, sewing  jewelry stalls at the Welcome  Pass Garden Club plant sale  April 16 at the Centennial  hall. Tea, Mrs. C. Tinkley, Mrs.  E*. Klusendorf assisted by her  daughter, Mrs. C. Blechmann,  Mrs. E. Brooks and Joan  Brooks, Mrs. B. McCaul and  Mrs. R. Stewart; sewing, Mrs.  A. Grundy; jewelry, Mrs. M.  Morgan and Miss Bernice Morgan: R. Holgate, raffle tickets,  Che prize being a child's comforter with Mrs. Dean of Welcome Beach as the winner.  ��� A fashion show sponsored  by St,. Hilda's Women's Auxiliary will be held in the Legion  Hail, Sechelt, Sat., 2 p.m., April  30.  The well-known magician  Mr. George Woodcraft, representative of a famous brand  cf sweaters will be an added  attraction. Tea will be served  and the door prize is a matching cardigan set. The latest  fashions from cocktail gowns  to bathing suits will be modelled. Mrs. Eve Lyons of the Tog  !g.firy is supplying these lines.  Mrs. I. Hanley is being welcomed home after an extended  visit    in   the   east  ROBERTS ��� HUBBS  -\ double-ring ceremony on  the bride's birthday united in  marriage ���Carol�� Elvelyn Hubbs  and Allen Roy Roberts. KSV.  Harold Clugston officiated at  the ceremony Thursday evening, April 14, in Dunbar Uni-  ter Ohurch, Vancouver.  The  bride   is   the  daughter  of Mr. and Mrs. H. P. Hubbs  of  Selma Park. The groom is  the son of Mr. and Mrs, Frank  Roberts    of   Vancouver.   The  bride wore a gown of lace and  net with full-tiered skirt  and  fitted lace bodice. Her fingertip veil was held by a miniature ballerina -coronet and she  carried American Beauty roses  Mrs.  Douglas  Edwards  was  matron   of honor,   Mrs. Terry  Farina bridesmatron and Audrey Nykolaychuk  was bridesmaid. Wayne Gardner supported  the    groom.   Ushers   were  Tom Cox and Douglas Edwards  At the reception in the Gai  Paree supper club Roy Campbell proposed the toast to  the  f��ride.  Mr. and Mrs, M Killcullen  and son Brian are the guests  of the Frank Lyons this weekend.  Sechelt News  BY MRS. A.A. FRENCH  Selma Park community centre  crib chub has played the last  game until the fall season. Winners were Mrs. H. Carbonneau,  Sirs. W. Sheridan, Mr. R. Orchard and Mr. L. Fraser. The  club were pleased to welcome  back Mrs. Irene LaSeech who  has been absent for some time  owing to illness. The Library  will close for the summer  months.  Sydney Redman of Vancouver  has moved here, permanently. He  has been coming up for many  years and for some weekends he  was organist at St. Hilda's. He  is a well known music teacher  and was organist and choir master at Kitsilano United Church  and Shaughnessy United Church.  The Redman family used to como  for their annual vacation around  1912 and on the late E. E. Redman's retirement they built their  home here. This has now been  remodelled and Syd Redman will  make his home with his mother.  Patients at St. Mary's Hospital  received baskets of Easter Eggs  from danors whom they believe  to be members of the Job's  Daughters.  Mrs. H. Strachan of Courtenay  is visiting Mr. and Mrs. James  Strachan. Mr. Strachan is her son.  Mrs. S. McKenzie and Marilyn  are in Vancouver for a few days.  Susan Hayward and Stephen  Boyd will be featured in Sechelt  Theatre's presentation Monday  and Tuesday, May 2 and 3 of the  technicolor production of Women  Obsessed. Tihis interesting drama  gives the stars a chanee to display their acting talent in a well  told story.  On Friday and Saturday, May  6 and 7 Victor Mature and Anne  Aubrey will appear in the technicolor Bandit of Zhobe, a vivid  and exciting desert action drama  replete with spectacular battle  scenes between mounted British  soldiers and tribesmen of India.  For Monday and Tuesday, May  9 and 10, Paul Newman, Barbara  Rush and Alexis. Smith, will take  leading roles in The Young Phila-.  delphians which pulls no punches  on the city's respected families.  It is set against a backdrop of:  mainline Philadelphia society.  Op  ens omce  ffi<  DANGEROUS PRACTICE  Overloading a car with passengers is dangerous on three  counts. Visibility is hampered,  oversteering results, and increased stopping distance is  required.  Charles English Ltd., real  estate and insurance, has opened a branch in Gibsons with  Ewart McMynn in charge. The  office will be in the Little  home at the Sechelt Highway  bend at Bal's Lane. Mr. McMynn has had experience in  real esate at Salmon Arm, Van  couver and Lulu Island. He also has a summer home in Porpoise Bay area. The head office of Charles English Ltd.,  is in West Vancouver.  Guaranteed Watch &  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  4   Coast News, April 2$, I960  S  (By Mrs. M. Newman)  Th Easter weekend was lively at the Norman Ewart home  when 11 grandchildren came  to visit. With them were their  parents, Mr. and Mrs. Allen  ���Swart, Mr. ond Mrs. Bill Ewart of Vancouver, and Mr. and  Mrs. Jack Ewart of Prince  , George, the latter family staying for the week.  Mr, A. Swanson is convalescing after a serious attack  of pneumonia and pleurisy.  Miss Sheila Smith spent a  few days vacation in Vancouver.  The Warne family spent the  Easter holidays camping in the  interior.  Mr. and Mrs. F. Blakeman  .had their . two grandsons of  Vancouver with them over the  holidays.  Darby  and   Denis   Forsythe  and their aunt Mrs, F. M. For-  sythe   have   spent   the   week  here and returned to Victoria.  * Leaving  for   Victoria   at   the  isame time were Mr. and Mrs.  L. D. Trent and Mr. and Mrs.  ;1%. T. Craft  ���;; Connie and Carl Maxium  1 spent the weekend with their  ^parents, Mr. and Mrs. L. Gray  and took Miss Sharon Gray  iback to Vancouver for a week  >stay.  the rigbi fuels...  the nght lubricants...  the right service  call, o.  **��4��WU-)����4<i  'JSSSEZJ^Ayx AyiyJkt*.  ->'^-,V��  i'Jowj.  DANNY WHEELER  Phone GIBSONS 66  petroleum products  for every need  IMPERIAL        ���  ��sso  SERVICE  Pender Harbour PTA  Variety Show  Friday, May 13  GET YOUR ENTRIES IN EARLY  ������'C  FOR LAND'S SAKE  WE HAVE INCORPORATED  99  H.-B. GORDON & KENNETT LTD,  Real Estate & Insurance  (formerly HL B. Gordon Agencies)  Sechelt, B.C.  BERNEL  GORDON  Phone 53  &  Gibsons, B.C.  DICK KENNETT  Phone 432  "/4 ScfH o�� S&wiee"  On the highway it cruises comfortably  at sixty with mileage checks as  high as 39 miles per gallon. Around  town t figure ahout 34. I wanted  a car that was Woinom  sroomy to ride in and at a price that f i  my budget and thatf s what I got.  ������  ta economn W>,  pan* **������  foShef P*00* ��*  VANCOUVER, B.C.  Put it to any test See how Vauxhall cut*  your gas bills ��� and remember, gas is only  one of the many savings you enjoy with  Vauxhall. It saves you money at every turn  from initial outlay to trade-in allowance.  VICTOR SUPER  V-I&OD  THE  BRITISH   CAR   BUILT  AND   BACKED   BY   GENERAL   MOTORS ... SERVICE EVERYWHERE  ON THE NORTH  AMERICAN  CONTINENT  WILSON CREEK  PHONE SECHELT 10 COMING EVENTS  SEAL ESTATE  MISC. FDR SALE (Ceat&ued)       ANNOUNCEMENT  April 23, Roberts Creek Scouts  and Cubs; bottle drive.  April &9iA'2Ap,mv;-:y~Si: Aidan's  W. A.ji * Roberts Creek, Ahiiiv  versary Tea ^ and Sale of home  cooking.  April 29; Slp.m, The Peninsula  Committee on Radiation Hazards will meet at F. Corley's  Trant Rd-, Soames Point. Everyone  welcome.  April 29, Mothers Circle Order  of DeMolay, Spring Tea and  Sale of aprons, United Church  Hall.  April 30, Saturday, 2 p.m. Tea  and Fashion Shaw, Legion hall  Sechelt. Good door prize. St.  Hilda's W. A.    May 3, Guides and Brownies  May tea, 2 p.m., Wilson Creek  Hall.      *    May 4, 3 act play by Elphinstone Drama class. Selections  by the  band.   8 p.m., Adults  50c, children 25c.           _.  May 6, Job's Daughters Fashion Show, 8 p.m., Gibsons  School Hall. ���  BINGO, Gibsons Legion Hall.  Monday nights, 8 p.m. Everybody welcome.  ENGAGEMENT  Mr. and Mrs. S. C; Peterson of  Port Mellon wish to announce  the engagement of their granddaughter, Sandra Peterson, to  Mr. Richard Keichelt. The wedding will take place at St.  Francis in the Wood Anglican  Church at 7:30 p.m. on June  24.  CARD OF THANKS  We take this opportunity of  thanking our many friends  and neighbors for the kindness, cardte.^flowers^ and expressions of Empathy shown  during our decent bereave-  meht. Special thanka to all  who took part in the search  for our loved ones.  Edna Wakefield and Douglas,  Granny Wakefield.  We, the undersigned, feel the  gratitude in our hearts can  never be fully expressed, but  we want our friends, neighbors and all who took part^in  the search for the crew o�� the  Morrison Logging Camp to  know how very grateful we  are: Every one has been so  kind and we can never thank  you fbr all the kindness^���  Rose and Anne, Mr. and Mrs.  Roy Gaines, Bette and JacK,  Isa and Alex, Gladys and Ray,  Tom and Bernie, Georgma,  Bill and family. '     ��n  Sechelt, April 25, I960.  Mrs Tak Furuya and children  wish to thank their many relatives, friends and neighbors  for their kind expressions of  sympathy and beautiful floral  tributes in the loss of TaK,  our beloved husband and father. Special thanks to the citizens and the RCMP of our  community who so kindly offered their services on our behalf. We also wish to convey  our sympathy tp the other five  families bereaved wiffr^us-     y  We take tjhis opportunity of  thanking our many friends  and neighbors for the kind^  ness, cards, flowers and expressions of sympathy shown  during our recent bereavement. Special thanks to all  who took part im the search  for our loved ones.  Anne Gordon and Mary.  I wish to thank all my folks,  my friends and Dr. McKee for  their kindness during my illness. Mrs. L, H. Benner.  In appreciation of the beautiful flowers and cards sent to  me during my stay in  hospital, Thanks to everyone.  Mrs. A. E. Allan,  Fletcher Rd., Gibsons  WORK WANTED  Carpentry and repairs, alterations, framing and finishing,  by contract or by the hour.  Free   estimates.  Gibsons  26A.  HARRY ALMOND "  Carpenter work, building alterations and repairs. Roberts  Creek.  Phone Gibsons   179W.  SPRING IS HERE. Lawns cut  and edged at reasonable prices.  Servicing Gibsons to Sechelt.  Phone   Gibsons  357.  HELP WANTED  Stenographer required at Canadian Forest Products Ltd.,  Port Mellon. Typing and shorthand essential. Applicants aP-  ply in writing to Personnel  Manager, Canadian Forest Products Ltd.,   Port   Mellon.  2 lyoung men ages 16-18, (not  students) for outside work.  Re^ly by. letter giving directions to locate. Box 567, Coast  Ne^rs.  Deal with Confidence  with  TOM DUFFY  ��~y:-y,-Sechelt-realty >.*���*.���  ;';:' ��� AND,* INSURANCE^ ���*.  Member Oi  Vancouver Rear Estate Board  & Multiple Listing; Service  Canadian Association o'f  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  6   lots with   water  line   in  front (Hopkins Landing) Low  terms;  Several waterfront homes iri  nice location.  Desirable  house in Gibsons  village, partly furnished, wonderful view. Fully modern.  Always has good buys  Notary Public  Gibsons Phone 39  Gibsons ��� 3 view lots, $900  each.  Roberts Creek ��� Treed lots  $750 each. Low down payments.  Waterfront     Cottage,      $9,000  with terms.  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Gibsons 445  LISTINGS  WANTED  Acreage ~-  Lots  Cottages and waterfront  Phone  Ewart  McMyn'n  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Gibsons 445       WAlnut 2-9145  Two  offices to serve you  PROPERTY FOR SALE  Mountain View lot, 192 % 330  $1,000  $15 per month cabin while you  build.  A. Simpkins, bricklayer, Pratt  Rd., Ph. Gibsons 171K.  Sacrifice for quick sale, Three  view lots; West Sechelt ���  5.75 acres with 260 feet on  highway.   $3,000.  TOM DUFFY  SECHELT INSURANCE  AGENCIES  Phone  Sechelt 22 or 158.  5.73 acres, 4 rmd house, good  supply of water; fruit trees;  inside plumbing; other outside  buildings;   almost   all  cleared.  2 miles from school, 1V�� miles  from ferry on North Road. Box  566, Coast News.  FOR RENT  ...���.-������,.- ,.   ... . _��  1 bedroom partly furnished  cottage, waterfront, Hopkins  Landing, oil stove and heater.  479 Westminster Highway.  Richmond or Phone CR 8-5203.  3 room modern cottage in village centre with oil range and  heater, lino. Available May 20.  Phone Gibsons 68G.  Attractive fully modern home ,  of 5. rooms at Hopkins Landing, unfurnished, automatic  Oil heat and wired for electric  rahge. $75, per month. Phone  WA 2-3045.  .6 room house on Fletcher Rd.  Gibsons, unfurnished. Phone  Gibsons 336M.  Garden tractor and rotary tiller. Phone Gibsons 171Y.  WANTED TO RENT  .' ~  Would like. accommodation  either cabin or house, for  month of July, in vicinity of  Gibsons.- Phone Gibsons 400.  MISC. FOR. SALE        ~_  Rogers Plumbing, Gibsons 339  1 oil range, white enamel, $89;  I combination oil and Rockgas, McClary, $89; 1 combination oil and gas, $79; 1 white  Enterprise wood and coal, com  plete new fire box, $55; I  cream enamel wood and coal,  $49.  II cu. ft. Westinghouse refrigerator. Good condition.. Ph.  Gibsons  198.  FRYERS ��� Now available at  45c lb. dressed weight. 24 hrs.  notice required. Wyngaert  Poultry Farm,  Gibsons  167.  7' x 9' wine floral rug; gray  convertible baby buggy, $15  each. Swing-carseat combination,   $7.   Phone  Gibsons 390,  Filbert Nuts, 15c lb. Apply G.  A. Cross, Phone Gibsons 120K.  1 youth's bed; ;i large size  crib, both with; spring filled  mattresses. Mrs: C. Motzer, Davis Bay. Phone Sechelt 274R.  Lawn mower, sligjhtly used,  18"'-.cut. Half cost price. F.  Blowers, Davis Bay, Wilson.  Creek,  Phone   Sechelt   259K,j  Over 2,300 stamps, all different, beautifully set up in fine  album. $60.  Gibsons, 127.  Blue tapestry Kroehler bed  ohesterfield, excellent condition. $60. TU 3-2490.  Pure bred German Shepherd  pups. Phone Sechelt 167G.  Used electric and gas ranges, also oil ranges. C & S Sales, Ph.  Sechelt 3.  ���  Langley Glass Shop, Trans-  Canada Highway, Langley,  B.C. Telephone 483. You can  save $$ here. We will cut to  size, deliver and install those  large picture windows for you.  Sample prices of new glasses' x 8' $40; 5' x 10' $50; 16"  x 24" mirrors $2.65. We are up  this way several times a month  and can deliver to you.       tfn  M.V. "Gidget" 19' Cabin boat.  Yellow cedar planked displace  ment hull, very strongly built,  neat and tidy. Celastic covered to water line, all lights, inside and outside steering and  controls. 26 hp. Kermath inboard engine. Might consider  your smaller trade if suitable  for rental purposes, 14'-16'.  IV2. hp. Johnson outboard motor, new '58, with separate  fuel tank, very good condition  One only 3V_ gal. Johnson fuel  tank, hardly used, for that extra measure of safety.  One TV antenna, large all  channel type.  Terms, cash only. Roy's Boat  Rentals, Pender Harbour, Garden Bay, B. C. Phone eve's,  TU 3-2234.   Small Atlas Copco jack hammer. Like new. With 7 Coro-  maht drills, 2 to 10 ft. in length  $225. O. Sladey, Madeira Park  TU 3-2233. ;  White enamel Gurney oil  range, Cyclos oil burner, $89  Rogers Plumbing, Gibsons.  Store 339, Res 105Y.  Top soil, cement gravel, washed  and screened,  road   gravel and ���  fill.   Delivered   and spread. Ph.  Ph. Gibsons 148M.  1 Kemac oil stove, $59; 1  -white enamel oil stove, $59;  cream enamel wood and coal  stove, $45; new Beatty washing machine, $125; 2 washing  machines, good condition, $39  and $45; 1-4 ring electric stove  only $69. Rogers Plumbing,  Gibsons, store 339, res.   105Y.,  Oysters  are   a   delicious  food,  with   high   nutritional   value.  Eat   them   often.   Oyster   Bay  Oyster Co., R. Bremer, Pender  Harbour. Member B. C. Oyster*-? FUELS  Growers'  Ass'n.  Saws    filed.    Galley's    Woodworking Shop. Gibsons  212W.  Kitchen cabinets built and remodelled; repairs and alterations; furniture built and repaired. Best of work guaranteed. Galley's Woodworking  Shop. Phone Gibsons 212W.  BACKHOE  available for all types of digging. Phone Gibsons 13.  DAVID NYSTROM  Painting, paperhanging, sample book. Anywhere on the  Peninsula. Phone Gibsons 166  or write P.O. Box 235, Gibsons.  Phone Stockwell and Sons, Sechelt 18Y for Bulldozing, Back  Hoe and front end loader work  Peter Christmas, Roberts Creek  fireplaces, chimneys, alterations, some stone work. Phone  Gibsons 179K/  TIMBER CRUISING  K. M. Bell, 2572 Birch St., Vancouver 9, Phone REgent 3-0683.  Tree falling, topping, or removing lower limbs for view.  Insured work from Port Mellon to Pender Harbour. Phone  Gibsons 337F. Marven Volen.  Sewing machine and small appliance repairs. Speedy service.  Bill Sheridan, Selma Park. Ph.  Sechelt 69W or Gibsons 130.  Painting, interior and exterior,  paper hanging, hourly or contract. Reasonable rates. Estimates free. Ron Orchard, Sechelt 69W.  Spray and brush painting, also  paper hanging. J. Melhus, Phone  Gibsons 33. 4-6-1  BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY  Dealer wanted to merchandise  and service Homelite chain  saws, pumps and generators.  Generous mark-up, protected  territories. Address inquiries  to Power Saw Sales and Service Ltd., 14 Powell St., Vancouver 4,  B. C.  PERSONAL  Unwanted Hair  vanished with Saca-Pelo. Saca-  Pelo is different. It does not  dissolve or remove hair from  the surface, but penetrates  and retards growth of unwanted hair. Lor-Beer Lab. Ltd.,  Ste. 5, 679 Granville, Van. 2,  B.C.  A  BOATS FOR SALE  14' clinker built Linton model,  copper rivetted boat, 2V_ horse  Briggs and Stratton, also row  boat. Phone Gibsons 8G.  12 ft. inboard boat, 5 ft. beam,  Wz hp. B and S engine, ��� $120.  Apply R. Clark, Selma  Park,  Sat, and Sun. only.    21 ft. Cabin cruiser, 8 ft. beam,  1 yr. old. 1 35 hp. Evinrude,  18 hp. Evinrude motors, all  equipped. $3200. LA 2-3162.  Sechelt 14 IK.  TOTEM LOGS  now available at  HILLTOP BUILDING  SUPPLIES  Gibsons 221  COAL  Immediate delivery  Len  Staley  Gibsons   364.  WOOD  Fir or Alder  Large Loads  SERVICE FUELS  Gibsons 173Q  New 16 ft. Brandlmeyer deluxe  runabout, complete with 35 hp  Johnson, controls, gas tank,  fibre glass bottom, life jackets,  paddles, bailer, pump, large  wrap-around windshield. Full  price $1500 including all taxes  Apply Fairmile Boat Works,  Roberts Creek, Phone Gibsons  216Y.  WOOD  Fir and Alder for sale. Phone  Gibsons 364.  WANTED  8' dinghy or any small light  ^boat. Gibsons 389.  Used furniture, or what have  you? Al's Used Furniture, Gibsons, Phone 243.  WATCH REPAIRS  AUTOS FOR SALE  $50 (fifty dollars) takes '39  Plymouth sedan. Licensed,  good running order, good appearance. Leaving Peninsula  Saturday, Apply Coningham,  Keid Rd. and Marine Drive,  Granthams   Landing.        '49 Pontiac, $100,  Phone Gibsons 196Q.  1946 Chev,   excellent  running  condition Phone TU 3-2370.  1947 Plymouth coach, good reliable transportation, $95.  Phone Gibsons  112A.  One Bren gun carrier, needs  work on motor, $350 cash; also  1949 FWD Jeep faalf-ton,  needs body work $350 cash or  both for $600 cash. Phone Gibsons  112M.  1950 Pontiac Sedan, exceptional condition, new battery,  $265. Phone Gibsons  133.  FOUND  Child's wrist watch. Ph.   Gibsons 67H.  YOUR    S. P. C. A.  GIBSONS    118Y  A place to get take out service  we   suggest   local   grown   fried  half  chicken with French fried  potatoes from DANNY'S  Phone Gibsons  140.*  PRINTING  Your PRINTER is as near as  your telephone at 45-Q.  For guaranteed watch and jewelry  repairs,    see   Chris's   Jewelers,  -Sechelt.   Work    done    on    ths  premises. tfn  DIRECTORY  PENINSULA FUELS  W.  FUHRMANN. prop.  Wood, coal, Prest-o-logs  f       Phone Gibsons 367M  A. E. RITCHEY  TRACTOR WORK  Clearing,  Grading,  Excavating  Bulldozing, Clearing Teeth  FOR RENTAL  Arches, Jacks,   Pumps  Air Compressor, Rock Drill  Phone Gibsons 176  :������    THRIFTEE  DRESS  SHOP  "Personalized Service"  Agents  Brown Bros. Florists  { Anne's Flower Shop  Phone Gibsons 34X  AT YOUR  SERVICE  Dump trucks for hire  Euilding  Gravel,   Crush  rock,  Bulldozing,, Backhoe and  Loader.  Basements and Culverts  Ditch digging, etc.  ROY GREGGS  Halfmoon Bay       Sechelt 183G  __ _______  BUILDING SUPPLIES  LTD;  "WE CARRY THE STOCK"  Phone Gibsons 53  LET US HELP YOU  PLAN NOW  DIRECTORY (Coniiausd)  PENINSULA TV  Sales and Service  Headquarters for  FLEETWOOD  EMERSON  CHANNEL MASTER  Antennas & Accessories  TV ��� Radio ��� Hi-Fi  Phone Gibsons 303  Next to Bal's Block  PENINSULA     CLEANERS  Cleaners for the Sechelt  Peninsula  Phone  GIBSONS 100  RICHARD BIRKIN  Custom furniture and cabinet  work in exotic hardwood, fin��  ished   01 unfinished.  Kitchen Remodelling  Guaranteed Work  Roberts Creek        Ph. Gibsons  Beach Ave. 218G.  See us for all your knitting  requirements. Agents for Mary  Maxim Wool.  GIBSONS   VARIETIES  Phone Gibsons 34R  SAND ��� GRAVEL  CEMENT  BUILDING MATERIALS  TRUCK & LOADER RENTAL  FOR DRIVEWAYS, FILL, etc.  SEGHELT  BUILDING   SUPPLIES  Phone Sechelt 60  Evenings, 173 or 234  A. M. CAMPBELL  REFRIGERATION  SALES AND SERVICE  Commercial Domestic  West Sechelt Ph. 212R  HILL'S MACHINE SHOP  Cold Weld Process  Engine Block Repairs  Arc, Acy. Welding  Precision Machinists  Phone 54 Residence 152  MARSHALL'S   PLUMBING  HEATING  &  SUPPLIES  Phone Gibsons 134, 329 or 33  L. GORDON BRYANT  NOTARY  PUBLIC  at  Jay-Bee Furniture and  Appliance Store  Office Phone,  Gibsons 99  House Phone. Gibsons 119  C. E. SICOTTE  BULLDOZING SERVICE  Land  Clearing  Road Building  Logging ��� Landscaping  FREE ESTIMATES  Phone 232 ��� Gibsons  GIBSONS PLUMBING  Heating,  Plumbing  Quick, efficient service  Phone Gibsons 401R  Home and Industrial Wiring  Electrical Heating  Radios,   Appliances,  TV  Service  GIBSONS ELECTRIC  Phone 130  Authorized GE Dealer  Complete auto body repairs  and paint  Chevron Gas  and  Oil service  All work guaranteed  ROBERTS CREEK SERVICE  AND AUTOBODY  Roberts Creek  Phone Gibsons 177R.  Night   Service  Gibsons  220W  ' C & S SALES  For all your heating  requirements  Agents for ROCKGAS  PROPANE  Also  Oil Installation  Free estimate  Furniture  Phone Sechelt 3  CLYDE PARNWELL  yy SERVICE  Radio and Electrical Repairs  Evening calls a specialty  Phone Gibsons 93R  PENINSULA  ACCOUNTING   SERVICE  AH Types of Accounting  Problems Expertly Attended  Village Enterprises Bldg.  Sechelt  Office Open 9 a.m. ��� 5 p.m.  Daily  Phone Sechelt 37  W. T. HANDY  PLASTERING and STUCCO  CONTRACTOR  Gibsons 375X  FOR GLASS  of all kinds  PHONE  GIBSONS  19R  PENINSULA GLASS  JIM LARKMAN  Radio,  TV repairs  Gibsons 99 or 393R.  Used TVs for  sale  See them in the Jay Bee  Furniture  Store  Draperies by the yard  or made   to measure  All accessories  C & S SALES  Phone Sechelt 3  . .  "~ WIRING  See Dave Gregerson for your  wiring and electric heating.  Pender Harbour  Fhone TU 3-2384  Coast News, April 28, 1960   5  ilsoii Creek  BY MRS. D. ERICKSON  Quite a number turned out  for the opening of Jeanette's  Beauty Salon at Selma Park.  The modern fittings and lighting are set off by restful pastel toned walls. Much admired  was the construction of the interior woodwork, a surprising  talent of Jean herself. Tea was  served and visitors received a  beauty aid gift.  Mary and Alec Lamb and  Alec jr., and Billy were guests  at the Seabeach motel. They  are now .living in West Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. Reg Phillips  came down from Egmont, visiting Sylvia and Gilbert McNutt, Helen and Glen and their  families.  Mrs. H. Roberts visited her  son and family at Penticton.  Daughter Evelyn Lucken with  Linda Sandy spent several  days at the Roberts home.  Ron, Peggy and Jack Whittaker are leaving soon for the  Shushwap Lake resort. Some  of the new units will be ready  for tourists this summer. Sorrento P.O. is their mailing address.  Miss Judy Zraal from Cloverdale will be staying with  Mr. and Mrs. Gerry MacDonald during her practical teaching course at Sechelt Elementary school.  DIRECTORY (Continued)  TELEVISION  SALES AND SERVICE  Dependable Service  RICHTER'S RADIO ��� TV  Fine Home Furnishings  Major Appliances  Record  Bar  Phone Sechelt 6  D. J. ROY, P. Eng.. B.C.LS.  LAND, ENGINEERING  SURVEYS  P.O.  Box 37,  Gibsons  1334 West Pender St.  Vancouver 5      Ph. MU 3-7477  Church Services  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomew's, Gibsons  11:15  a.m., Holy   Communion  11:15 a.m., Sunday School  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  11:00 a.m., Sunday School   *:.  3:00 p.m., Evensong  St. Hilda's, Sechelt  7:30 p.m., Evensong  11:00 a.m., Sunday School  PORT MELLON  The Community Church  7:30 p.m., Evensong  UNITED  Gibsons  9:45  a.m., Sunday School  11:00 a.m., Divine Service  Roberts Creek, 2 p.m.  Wilson Creek  3:30 p.m., Divine  Service  11:00 a.m., Sunday School  ST. VINCENT'S  Holy Family, Sechelt,  9:00 a.m.  St.  Mary's,   Gibsons,   10:30 a-nu  Port  Mellon, first Sunday of  each month at 11:35 a.m.  PENTECOSTAL  9:45 a.m.,  Sunday School  11:00 a.m. Devotioaal  7:30 p.m., Evangelistic Service  Mid-week services as announced  CHRISTIAN     SCIENTISTS  Church Service and Sunday  School, ll a.m. in Roberts Creek  United Church  Bethel Baptist Church  Sechelt  7:30 p.m., Wed., Prayer  11:15 a-m., Worship Service  Gibsons  Roth  Home,   7:30   p.m.  Pender Harbour Tabernacle  12:00 a.m., Morning Service  7:30 p'm., Wednesday Prayer  Meeting  Glad Tidings Tabernacle  Granthams  Hall  Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.  Sunday Services 11 a.m  and 7:30 p.m  Wednesday,   8   p.m  WANT AD RATES  Condensed style 3 cents word,  minimum 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, April 28, 1960  amm_aumm  Robert D. Wright, N.D.  NATUROPATHIC   PHYSICIAN  Graduate of  Cal. Chiropractic College, etc.  Anytime by  Appointment  PHONE 172W ��� GIBSONS  CLEAN WINDSHIELDS  Windshields should be kept  clean, particularly at night.  Not only can a film of dirt  reduce visibility as much as  40%, but it can cause blinding  glare from  oncoming lights.  Radium will halve its value in  approximately 1,800 years.  HE H3LD1NG CEt-TTRE fe.C) LTD,  PLAN SERVICE  VANCOUVER ,   B. a  SECHELT THEAT  FRI., SAT. ��� APRIL 29-30  BRIGITTE BARDOT ��� CURT JURGENS  And God Created Woman  TECHNICOLOR  ADULTS ONLY  Special Film for Saturday Matinee  KID'S MATINEE SAT., 2 p.m. ��� EVENING SHOW 8 p.m.  MON., TUES. ��� MAY 2-3  SUSAN HAYWARD ��� STEPHEN BOYD  Woman Obsessed  TECHNICOLOR  NO ONI UNPIRSCUS  BROWN BROS. MOTORS  41st Ave and Granville  You.Pay less cash difference when trading to a new  Ford ��� Falcon ��� Monarch ��� T-bird ��� Ford Truck  Your Monthly payments will be less if you finance  Your Trade allowance will be higher because we have  buyers waiting for good used cars  You Will get a better used car because of our policy  to sell only the best  If You wish to sell your car, we will pay top dollar for it  Phone AM 6-7111  I  AslLior MICKEYCOE H^e7  phone  -6497  ROGERS  Residence 105Y ^ GIBSONS ��� Store 339  PRICES   LOWER   THAN   CATALOGUES  J/>" Hard Copper Pipe  per ft.   22c-  y.f Coppar ElbowS A.y.A.y.,...-   per ft.   10c  V'" Copper Tees   .......:,...  ... per ft.   15c  New China Close dbupled Toilet    \-..    $29.50  White Bathroom Sots complete, ' d��-io*n en'*'  nothing more to buy   *. '...   i^��Zu.D\j  We can get you any color bathroom set you want  PRICES BELOW THE CITY  4" New Soil Pipe Single Hub    5 ft. length $4.95  4" New Soil Pipe Double Hub  5 ft. length $5.25  All kinds of Stainless Steel Sinks $12-90, double $34.50  Put in copper waste lines and vents���it costs no more  WE HAVE A GOOD STOCK  3" Copper Pipe    per ft. $1.45  2" Copper Pipe        per ft.     95c  V/A' Copper Pipe        per ft.    65e  11,4" Copper Pipe       per ft.    55c  All you need for tools ��� 1 blow torch and hacksaw  200 gallon Stael Septic Tanks    $48.50  4" No Corrode Pipe       8 ft. lengths   $4.00  3V." No Corrode Pipe ... 8 ft. lengths, perforated $2.90  1 lb. Solder        ?l-39  All glass lined tanks are manufactured at the same plant  in Vancouver, regardless of the name  No. 30 Super Hot or Elko, 1 element       $74.00  No. 30 Super Hot or Elko, 2 element    $83-00  No. 40 Super Hot or Elko, 1 element     $89.00  No. 40 Super Hot or Elko, 2 element... $89-00 & $93.00  ALL CARRY 10 YEAR GUARANTEE  3000 feet of y2" to 2" best Plastic Pipe  PRICES ARE GUARANTEED AS LOW OR LOWER  JACUZZI, DURO and BEATTY PUMPS  JACUZZI AQUAMAT PUMP, 1~��� m  Complete Unit       SPECIAL hul.DU  All Pumps are Guaranteed ��� Replacement if not Satisfied  Large stock of plastic fittings  OIL FUEL STORAGE TANKS 100 to 500 gals,  delivered���CHEAPER THAN VANCOUVER PRICES  Anything you don't want we refund your money  WE LEND YOU THE TOOLSFREE  Plan No. R6B-1050/179 (Copyright No. 117093)  An ideal house for a narrow lot, as the frontage is only 40 feet including tihe carport ��� particularly sisiitable for a sloping view lot to the  rear ��� this plan is a very livea'i1^ house in only 1050 square feet,  with the carport close to the kitchen so that it could be used as a  play area for the children where mother can keep an eye on them.  Designed for N.H.A. approval, working drawings are obtainable from  the Building Centre 116 E. Broadway, Vancouver 10. Send 25c 13  cover cost of mailing our new plan booklet "Select Home Designs."'  For parents only  By   Nancy  Cleaver  Copyrighted  Tihere are many childish activi  ties such as playing.with marbles  or skipping which are fun but  they belong only to little boys  and girls. Gardening is an interest which can begin in. prer  achool years and last 'throughout  the whole life.  So much time is spent today on  spectator fun, watching others  perform on a playing field, or a  TV screen, or at a movie, or listening to the radio. All these  have a place in the modern world,  but they should not crowd out  active, creative leisure time pursuits. In gardening, a child is  not just looking and listening. Ho  is planning and doing and observing .results for his efforts. He is  working in the sunshine and fresh  air and discovering that patience  and care and skill are all needed  to produce fine flowers and vegetables.  *    J?    *  "Junior doesn't show much enthusiasm about gardening! His  teacher has been telling the  scholars what a good hobby it is.  But I wonder whether it is worthwhile bothering about a child's  garden when there' are so many  things to interest children today," Junior's. mother asked her  new neighbor!  Mrs. Black smiled and admitted, "My husband and I are both  enthusiastic gardeners and our  two children have helped us plant  and care for both flowers and  vegetables ever since they were  little. We don't have to persuade  our two to garden. However, we  do have to see they don't squabble about the special piece of  ground we allot to each of them .  each spring for their own special  garden!"  *    *    *  Gardening is often an activity,  which every member of the family enjoys. Even if parents are  not ardent gardeners, it is a good  idea to give a boy or girl encouragement in growing things, if  they show a desire to plant their  own garden. .,'-,  Make your pennies work for you.  TWO of any item listed in our  new Spring Rexall lc Sale Advertisement for the price of one,  plus 1 penny. MONDAY, TUES.-  DAY, WEDNESDAY, THURS.-  DAY, FRIDAY and SATURDAY  (April 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30)  More than 325 bargains- to choose  from. LANG'3, Rexall Drug  Store, Gibsons and Sechelt.  jThere are many communities  where service clubs or interested!  organizations working to serve  the best interests of boys and  girls promote a gardening competition. For over half a century  in "Winnipeg, hundreds of children have been encouraged to  garden in the Shield competition  established by the late Mayor R.  D. Waugh. The committee in  charge of this commendable activity, points out the importance  of children learning to work for  beauty in their surroundings, and  th,e value of the team work necessary between the boy or girl and  the adult director, who usually  has half a dozen young gardeners in his or her care.  The garden in this competition  may be a vacant lot. The suggested size is not less than one hundred square feet and not more  than one hundred and fifty  square feet. A marker should  indicate the exact position of the  child's garden, and there should  be no path or division to the  garden plot.  *    *    *  Expert   gardeners   have   been  consulted in the choice of three  types of annual flowers. (Batche-  Kt.-o Buttons, Marigolds and Zinnias), and three varieties of vegetables, (Dwarf Beans, Beets and  Intermediate    Carrots),    to    be  planted in  Competition gardens.  To insure fairness and uniform  seed, each competitor must obtain*  the  six packages   of seed from  the Committee in charge and the  cost is only forty cents for the  six packages.  The age of the gardeners must  he eight years or over but they  must not have reached their fourteenth birthdlay by May 1st. Most  of the boys and girls, entering  this competition for the first  time are of Junior age, but once  they begin, many continue until  they must "graduate." This is a  commendable community youth  project.  ": . *    *    #   '  When the time, for the Horticulture or . Flower show comes  round, make a family excursion  and enjoy the wonderful display  of color, smell the fragrance of  hundreds of blooms, see the tasteful special displays and the clev-  fH'-'flower arrangements. A hapny  time spent in this way may fire  a ^youngster with eagerness to  plant a garden the next spring,  or arrange plants in a flower box,  or help with a floral centerpiece  fc,***- the dining room table. It is  well to '"memhT Napoleon's  words:' "Where flowers degenerate man cannot live."  HIBALl WITH  BLACK BALL  fo and from  VANCOUVER ISLAND  SECHELT PENINSULA  Fast, Frequent Ferry Service Every Day  Reservations NOT Needed  TOPS for convenience���  TOPS for space���TOPS for speed  Follow The Black Ball Flag!  BLACKBALL  oberts Creek  (By Mrs. M. Newman)  The Roberts Creek Badminton Club wound up their playing season with something a  little special in the way of  games and fun, ending with a  hot dog supper.  Holiday guests at the R. J.  Eades home are Mr. and Mrs.  R. Eades, Teddy and Cathy  Eades of Vancouver, and Al  Pelletier   of  Britannia   Beach.  A good crowd turned out to  the Job's Daughters meeting  when, following the regular  proceedings, a special tribute  was made to the Masonic Order and the Order of Eastern  Star. Responses were made by  R. Cumming and Mrs. R. Cumming.  Mr. and Mrs.  B. L. Jensen  and children, Mr. and Mrs. B,*  Joyce and son, Nanaimo, Mr.  and Mrs. Ted Shelby and two  daughters of Victoria and Mr.,  Mrs. and Miss Saunders of  Vancouver, were Easter weekend visitors. .  The eyes of many ostriches  weigh more than twice as much,  as their brains.  Guaranteed Watch &  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  injsfone High School  DRAMA CUSS  3 Act Mystery Comedy  LIGHTS OUT  Wednesday, May 4  8 p.m.  SELECTIONS BY THE BAND  Adults 50c ��� Students 25c  There's something  ^^x\\;///^  about  OLD  Try it ��� and taste  its SPECIAL flavour  ���This'"advertisement \% not published or displayed by the  \mt Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia* Coast News, April 28, 1960   7  I  Makes a man fee! ten;  feet tall! What does?  Why, having money in  the bank, of course!  When you've got a nice  pad of savings behind  you, you can take advantage of sale prices. And  when you spot something  you want, you can pay  cashfor it. Or, if someone in the family gets  sick, it's nice to know the  money is right there to  look after him. The fact  is, everything in life looks  better when you've got  'cash in the bank. And it  doesn't take long to run  up a nice sum when you  make small but regular  deposits. Yes sir, money  fothe bank really does  give a man that ten-feet  tall feeJing. Do you know  where! save my money?  THE BANK OF  NOVASCCTJA  bracket market  The tourist industry in Canada should concentrate on providing good holidays for the  middle and lower income  groiups, Alex _ Morrison, past  president of the Canadian Automobile Association told the  American Automoble Association's national touring board  meeting   in   Toronto  recently.  "The jet aircraft is stealing  a lot of thunder from the  horseless carriage," he said.  There is probably little that  can be done to change the lure  of Europe for the higher income brackets, but we can  sharpen our appeal to the middle and lower income group.  By making access to our unexcelled tourist attractions  easier and cheaper, he said, we  can cater more specifically to  this kind of travel business.  "Canada is made to order  for a reasonably priced vacation," Mr. Morrison said.  "There is probably no country on earth that has a broader range of attractions: skiing,  hunting, fishing, leisure, sightseeing, unique and interesting  metropolian areas, and a wide  selection of festivals and jamborees."  Chosen is the native name for  Korea.  naturally!  I  to your measure  PROMPT DELIVERY  GUARANTEED TO FIT  Marine Men* s Wear  Ltd.  Phone 2 ��� Gibsons, B.C.  A  Same Night ��� Same Time ��� Same Place  Thursday April 28  GIBSONS SCHOOL  HALL- 8 p.m. SHARP  BIG CASH PRIZES  Don'tMiss first Game $10  SUNSHINE COAST WELFARE FUNDv  "Success should be its own reward" is a slogan that could be  aimed at the 5,500,000 motorists  in Canada who, in 1959, had neither accident nor brush with the  law In traffic.  Slight recognition is giv6n  these drivers who, through their  own efforts or good fortune,  escaped mishap or police action.  Organizations devoted to reducing the number of accidents on  the nation's streets and roads  must give almost their entire attention to drivers who were involved in accidents or were guilty  of infractions of traffic regulations. There were some half million of them in Canada last year.  The highway's good drivers  went through the year with littlo  recognition. Some communities  honored them during safety campaigns by naming "Mr. Safe-  Driver," giving medals or shopping orders on local stores and  interviews on radio or television.  But the great majority of the  five and a half million accident-  free and infraction-free motorists  sailed along their honorable way,  unsung and unglorified.  Their reward was great. It included freedom from the hien  cost of repairs, litigation, medical  and hospital bills, pain, suffering  and anguish. They had, .the uncomfortable security of watching  their half-raillidn colleagues of  the oavemerit writhing in the bitter fruits of the consequences of  disaster whether it lasted 30 seconds or a lifetime.  Drivers of commercial vehicles,  SMEAR TEST HELPS  Simple annual smear tests can  virtually eliminate one prevalent  fdfrh: of women's cancer, a Vancouver research doctor reveals.  Dr. David A. Boyes, assistant director of the Cytology Laboratory  at the B.C. Cancer Institute, told  cancer volunteers meeting \ in ,  Vancouver from all over the pro- ;  ���vince that science is now ready  to wipe out cancer of the cervix  in BrM^i Columbia. "With the  co-operation 'of family doctors  and the women of this province,  we can lead the way for the rest  of Canada in controlling a cancer*  which currently kills some 650  Canadian women each year."  HOME FOR REFUGEES  New homes overseas for 11,729  ���refugees were found by the  World Council of Churches in  1959. For the ten year period be-  'tweeri 1948 and 1959 a total of  219,415 refugees migrated overseas with the help of the World  Council of Churches. Movements  ihJave taken place from 40 countries to 38 different countries.  During 1959 the United States received' 5,784 refugees, Australia  received 4,234 and Canada lagged far behind with 546  Printed Pattern  S-jvt.v.tV.,,, ��.ty-*<��tp*M  '!>  ifg^yiA.**  LONGlR  ENGINE LIFE  Diesel and heavy-duty gasoline engines get maximum  protection with RPM DELO-Specie*!' Lubricating Oil.  It clings tightly to engine parts, fights friction whether  your engine is hot or cold.    . '  Special compounds prevent ring sticking, harmful  deposits...keep your engine clean. Stretch the time between overhauls on your equipment...use  RPM DELO Special Lubricating Oil.  For any Standard Oil product, ca//  RPM  DELO  G. H. (Gerry) MacDONALD  v WILSON CREEK    Tel. SECHELT 222  9398  SIZES  12-18  Want a new dress ��� quick?  Cut and stitch up this smart  casual in a day ��� just one main  pattern part. Sheath - slim in  front, back is soMy bloused to  give fashion's new look.  Pririted Pattern 9398: Misses'  Sizes 12. 14, 16, 18. Size 16 requires 4 yards 394nch fabric.  Send FORTY CENTS (40c) in  coins (stamps cannot be accepted) for this pattern. Pleas* prinl  plainly SIZE. NAME, ADDRESS,  STYLE NUMBER.  Send your order to  tvT^ta.M  MARTIN care of the Coast News,  Pattern Dept., 60 Front St. West  Toronto, Ont.  JUST OUT! Big. new I960  Spring and Summer Pattern Catalog in vivid, full-color. Over 100  smart styles . . .all sizes ��� ...  <sll occasions. Send now! Only 25c  -whether-they be trucks, buses or  taxicabs, are honored by their  employers and organizations if  they pile up handsome records  of safety at the wheel. Communities with oustanding records of  road safety are cited each year  by the Canadian Highway Safety  council. But the man who drove  .his private car through the  menacing maze of modern motorized machinery went on his  way with nothing much in the  way of thanks. In fact, often he  was the target of abuse from the  motorist who tried to sneak  around .the laws of man or nature and found his way successfully blocked by the driver who  was doing what he knew he  should do.  So the Canadian Highway Safety council, joined, it is certain,  by provincial, community industrial and government safety officials, expresses appreciation to  the safe driver for his care, consideration and attention. He saved his country countless millions  of dollars, and his fellow Canadians many hours of suffering.  This is: the: scene in CBC's Parliament Street s/tudio in Toronto^ when  the CBC Symphony Orchestra presents its coast-to-coast radio broadcasts on Friday nights. Since being organized in 1952 the orchesitra  Was given more than 400 concerts, featuring vto-rke by Canadian  composers and little-heard contemporary compositions, in addition  to iftems from the standard orchestral repertoire.  ���SSCHEtT'  mUTYSHOP  OPEN  Tuesday:/f*ii Saturday  Phone  Sechelt 95 or 280R  We Have Moved  - ���;;   ������.       -\ ji ������.     ������-_ ���  Dr. H. R. HYLTON has moved from Hopkins  Landing and is now established on Reid Road  at the first house on thfc south side from Cannery Road.  Phone GIBSONS 67K  ���-���"'-       < v���-" ="*������-  Sheet Metal  '.y   YOUR   LOCAL  Esso Oil Heating Dealer  Now able to finance warm air Oil Heating��� r  5% down paynvent. Balance up to six years  on monthly payments at 5y2% interest with.  free life insurance.  LET US FIGURE YOUR HEATING  REQUIREMENTS _  We serve tKe Peninsula from Port Mellon to  Earls Cove.  We will service all Esso units now  installed or any other units  Let's keep our money on the Peninsula  Give us a call anytime ��� Toll calls collect  Phone GIBSONS 149  .iii..\i u  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 let 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.  BRITISH   COLUMBIA  TELEPHONE   COMPANY  Kafnrr-TSBPss  mKmamueammm'm 8    Coast News, April 28, 1960  lit!  PIGS FEET   10c lb. |  PORK HOCKS   ... 23c lb.  HEARTS 29c lb.  Spare RIBLETS 2 for 25c  LIVER  23c lb.  Weiners 2 ��-49f)  SIDES  OF  STEER  BEEF  SATISFACTION OR  YOUR MONEY BACK  49c 16,  A COMPLETE SERVICE  Wrap, Sharp Frozen & Cut  : Phone SECHELT 1  Real estate firm  incorporated  The Gordon and Kennett  Ltd- real estate and insurance  company has been incorporated and replaces the former H.  B. Gordon Agencies of Sechelt.  The new company includes  Bernel Gordon of Sechelt and  Richard Kennett of Gibsons.  Sechelt will be the head office and Gibsons the branch  office.  Mr. Kennett will be in  charge of the Gibsons office  and he will have on the staff  Mrs. Kay Butler and Mrs, Kay  MacKenzie in the real estate  department with Albert Crowhurst looking after the insurance business.  VICTOI^AOUST  Painter ��� Decorator  Interior ���" Exterior  Paper Hanging  First Class Work Guaranteed  Ph. Gibsons 263G���North Rd. \  Guaranteed Watoh &  Jewelry Repairs  Chris1 Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  The Peninsula Boxing Club  has closed up shop for another  season and although the past  year was not too successful''  financally it did indicate a  brighter outlook for the future  First, the tremendcus interest shown by the youngsters in  the Gibsons and Port Mellon  area which swelled the club  to almost double the size of  the previous year and secondly the enthusiastic approach  shown by the Sechelt Kinsmen  who hope to form a similar  club in Sechelt next season.  In closing, the Peninsula  club thanks those who gave  much of their time and patience toward boxing and (helped contribute to an enjoyable  winter for a bunch, of kids.  HV  Elphinstone   Student   Association  '���j_&^mr- *> "^��2*'*���"'  ',;��� &>%'. y- ; ii* �����'  y-.z^'-viiiyy*   SCHOOI    HALL  Gibsons  Adinission Free '  GAMES OF SKILL, BAKE SALE, COFFEE BAR  RUMMAGE SALE AND BINGO  Open Meeting  Monday, May 2  8.30 p.m.  UNITED   CHURCH   HALL  Speaker: LES HEMPSALL  Chairman of  the  Hospital Study  group  THIS IS YOUR BUSINESS  GIBSONS RATEPAYERS ASSOCIATION  Pensioners plan  May 2 social  The monthly meeting of the  OAPO was held April 25 in  Kinsmen Hall with the president William Haley in the  chair. Mrs. J. Duncan, the secretary, reported on correspondence from headquarters in  Vancouver relating to resolutions sent by this branch. Delegates were appointed to attend a general meeting in Vancouver during May.  The secretary also read a  memorial letter on t*he passing  of Mr. Meal, provincial treasurer, in Vancouver and a minute's silence as a mark of respect for Mr. Meal was observed.  The next social will be held  Monday, May 2 in Kinsmen  Hall and -the next general  meeting May 16,. Mr. Haley,  president, was* named delegate  to the annual convention in  Vancouver at St. Jamas'  church, June 22, 23 and 24.  TEENAGE RdAD-E-O'S '  Preliminary Teenage Safe Driving Road-je-o's will be held in  most British Columbia localities  during May under the sponsorship of local Junior Chamber of  Commerce. Winners from'these  Road-e-o's advance to the provincial finals to be held in New  Westminster Jointe 4. j  The three top contestants at  New Westminster receive trophies and cash awards from Imperial Oil and the top driver goes  on to the national finals, in Regina in July where scholarships  totalling $2,500 are offered.  Tennis was purely an amateur  sport until 1926.  BEDDING PLANTS  Geraniums ��� Fuchsias  Snaps ��� Petunias  Tomatoes  READY IN MAY  CLOSED ON SUNDAY  PENMOR  GREENHOUSE  -     ALAN  NEVINS  PRATT RD-, Gibsons  ibmtp������������ ������am����j��ajmnn  mmMMmmmmam^m  ****ai*3m***i����MTB��i*mwam****nt**nw*9m*a**zm  iii  VANCOUVER PRICES  Remember...  You only get what you pay for  Go first class...  Buy CHEV. or PONTIAC from  your Loeal Deafer  NO NEED TO GO TO VANCOUVER FOR SERVICE  PENINSULA MOTOR PRODUCTS (1957) LTD  WILSON CREEK ��� Ph. SECHELT 10  'v������rg*#w^r^����w*����T��CT��*g��rg*;tCTg**nff**re r ryrr>f rtittrtWS'  GROCERIES  TOPS  g Food  TINS  McCOLLS  Peanut Butter  12 OZ.  NABOB  Tea Bags  60^  c  MALKIN'-S  Peas & Carrots  15 oz. TINS  2  C  TULIP  2  LBS.  c  Bakeasy Shortening  20&  MEATS  GRADE M __?��!_{  Cross Rib Roasts A    Oil  ib.  GRADE Jft M W  Blade Pot Roasts A     t>3  c  Ib.  GRADE A     A PA  Lean Ground Beef A /   3"  c  Ib.  BONED   &   ROLLED  Legs of Pork  WASTE FREE  59  c  Ib.  FROZEN.   FOODS.  DALES  Turkey TV Dinners  59  c  EACH  DELNOR  Frozen Peas  12 OZ. POLY BAG  for 4J  Free Delivery - Phone 52  OPEN FRIDAY NIGHTS TILL9 pm.  'H 1  ibsons an*  '��Git��

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