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 Published -in   Gibsons, B.C.  February 10, 1955  Volume 9, Number  6  Provincial Library��  Victoria* B# C.  Serving the Growing-       "  Sunshine Coast .        From  Squamish  to Pender Harbour  con  for  A committee meeting  the purpose of preparing Gibsons village budget for this  year will be held in the Municipal hall' on the night of  February 15. This will be, a  closed meeting to be followed  by a regular commission meeting df the Commission on Feb.  22 when the deliberations of  the committee will be further  advanced.  This was announced Tuesday night at the regular meeting of the village commission  when the financial statement  for the year ending Dec. 31,  1954 was presented the com-  missipn and passed after clarifying explanations were made  by Robert:;Burns.^r''the -village  The financial statement prepared by B; ^/ M. Bone, the  auditor reported on the condition of the village finances  at the end of the year.  The financial statement  showed revenue assets at  $19,381.76 with cash bn hand,  in    the    bank    and    bonds  amounting to    $16,152,65    included.  The remainder of the  assets are largely tax arrears,  unpaid rates and accounts rer  ceivable. ,  Capital assets total $117,-  719.24 including real estate,  buildings and equipment, the  water system, fire equipment  and garage.  Total taxes collected including penalties and interest  amounted to $10,269. Government grants amounted to  $9,614.62. The remainder of  income involving ^permits, licenses and other smaller revenues brought the total revenue to $22,923,  On the expenditure side  road .maintenance '.;',;.��� was , the  largest cost totalling $22,837.-  21 of which the provincial  government provided $10,560.  Fire protection cost $1,163.37  and street lighting    $1,185.50.  Total expenditures were  $21,797.35 leaving an excess  of revenue over expenditures  amounting to $1,126.  Improvement district  Gibsons yillage fire department's operations might have  to be limited lo Jhe village  boundaries" only^^ owing to present condition .of equipment,  Commissioner - Peterson tqld  the Village ' commission at  Tuesday night's meeting'.when  he reported on a special improvement district meeting.  He made his remark during  his report of^ *^a^ teanspired  at a meeting called ^to�� ;_|hose^.  : 'interested ��� rii^t^'-fjrn^veErterit;:"''_;  He said ^various : representatives, in an unofficial capacity.  discussed the matter    of    ah  improvement     district     from  Gower Point to the cemetery.  on the one side and north to  Langtiale Creek.  Pros and  cons of the'   subject were    discussed    at    the  meeting     of      representatives  and the upshot of the discussion was that  information be  sought from   Victoria    as    to  whether such an improvement  district could be formed   ;for  the purpose of fire protection  only. According tp    Mr.    Pe- .  '.tejGsaalit^is. -.noti^k^y^n^.'fur^;.  ���meiraction Swui'be!ymad<_5 uhtif  word has  been received from  governmental    authorities   _at  Victoria respecting the    possible limitation of the improvement area    to    on��   .purpose  Roads discussed  Considerable discussion ,6n  roads; in Gibsons village ensued Tuesday night at the Village commission -meeting in  the municipal hall when Commissioner Ballentine presented a report on proposed road  clearance work for  1955.  There were differing views  on the matter of roads when  Commisioner Ritchey thought  that present roads should ....be  maintained in better condition  before any further clearing  was done on a big scale.  , Commissioner Crowhurst,  during discussion on the different types of roadways offered the suggestion it might  be a good time now for the  commission to delve into the  possibility of establishing, a  town planning committee with  a view to correlating the  work proposed and any future  road clearance or building  work-in the years to come.  Discussion went even as far  as discussing the possibility of  sidewalks in some sections of  the village but the matter did  definite    con-  not reach any  elusion.  Commissioner B a 11 e n tine  was emphatic in stating  he did not want to see any  increase in taxation for the  provision of hew roads. He  was of the opinion the village  was getting along nicely under its present budget and he  did not think it would be necessary to expand, that budget for the purpose of building roads.  Commissioner* Ballentine's  report on road improvement  was tabled until next meeting.  SEEKS  LARGER. HALL  Believing that a community,  hall of double the capacity of  the present one will be needed within the next five years,  the Pender Community Club  on Monday appointed a building committee to go into the  problem. The possibility of a  basketball team and its sponsorship will be explored.  Members were in favor of a  Regatta, if the requirements  are made more specific.  Odds  on   February  snow  3 to 1  BY [RICHARD   F.   KENNETT  Though January skies were  mostly cloudy and . dull, the  weather as a whole during  the month was generally pleasant with temperatures overly  mild, . and snowfall the least  it has been, for years.  While sunshine was lacking,  most residents will consider  last month as "June in January" compared to " January,  1954 when. the. mercury had  plunged to 12.4 deg. above  zero-, snowfall totalled 36.3  inches, and bitterly cold SCjua-  mish  winds  raged.  January this year was a different, story with rainfall totalling   4.48   inches, while     v/et  snow fell on four days only  and totalled 1.4 inches, combining to make a total precipitation figure of 4.62 inches,  or just about half our normal  share.  January 17 .saw the mercury rise to 48.2 deg. for the  warmest day, while the chilliest day was only 29.2 deg. on  January 10, and there were  only eight  days with  frost.,  Mild and moist weather continues so far in February, but  f"r those who would speculate, the odds are 3 to 1 in  favor cf snow in February,  ���?nd our normal share should  be about six inches. Probably  Mr. Groundhog, disagrees, however.  G. S. Thorvaldson, president of the Canadian Cham-  . bers of Commerce;, and Boards  of Trade across Canada, will  speak in Elphinstone High  School auditorium,' V/ed., Feb.  16. .,_  .    ���; -'- ���  Mr. Thorvaldson will be the  guest of all Sechelt Peninsula  and Powell River Boards of  Trade.  The event will be a dinner  to which everyone and his  wife from Pender Harbour to  Port Mellon is invited.; It is  not often that Gibsons has  the chance to hear a speaker  of. national importance so the  Gibsons Board of Trade regards the event as one deserving wide attention. In view of  the importance of the speaker  the meeting has been thrown  open so that anyone, man or  woman,  can attend,  Credit f Or arranging for  Mr. Thorvaldson to speak    in  C S. THORVALDSON  Vancouver Board of Trade  meeting recently and completed the details for Mr. Thorvaldson' to speak in Gibsons.  Mr. ; Thorvaldson will not  speak at any other point on  Gibsons is due t0 the efforts the; Sechelt Peninsula..  of William Sutherland, presi- ; Mr; Thorvaldson will visit  dent of Gibsons Board 'of - a nuinber of Boards of Trade  Trade'- who with Harold Wil- and Chambers of Commerce  son,    secretary,      attended    a    in British  Columbia over the  Plebiscite results  In the plebiscite on Feb. 3,  with 20 percent of the voters  turning out, Lang "Bay, Bella  Coola and Wilson Creek registered a NO vote, of about 65  percent. All other areas voted  Yes for the various types . of  liquor licenses which were acceptable.  Thfe Yes vote was" indicated  by a�� approximate ratio of 5  to-I,|Mr, Johnson, the returning b|ficer stated.  Thfe total vote in all areas  was{'boyr, and the figures .for  and -against fairly consistent:  Thje following are local polling stations and the counts for  each; section:  Polling Station  Bowen Island  _ ���  Egmont     _______  Gaihbier Island __  Halfmoon Bay __  Pender Harbour  Sechelf"    __:__________;  43 45?42 39  Wilson Creek __________   11  13    8    8  Roberts Creek _ _ _ _ 32 28 2831  For: A B-PiD  ______  55 58 57,59   __28 33 33 34  ______ 19 13 14115  :______  27 32 27-25  _Tq___ -74 68 69 68  period Feb. 14-25, as part of  a coast to coast'tour of this  country, which he has undertaken during his term of office. During, the* two weeks of  his B.C. tour he will carry  out a heavy schedule of speaking engagements and will  meet with government, business and community leaders,  according to an announcement by the national headquarters of the Canadian  Chamber.  Apart from visits to boards  and chambers, Mr. Thorvaldson will meet with the British  Columbia Regional committee  at luncheon in Vancouver, on  Wed., Feb. 23. This committee  acts in an advisory capacity  in relating B.C.'s viewpoint to  the Canadian Chamber's national policy.  Throughout his B.C. ��� tour,  Mr. Thorvaldson will stress  the need for all citizens to  realize the significance of the  tremendous, developments that  are taking place in this country, pointing out that these  advances are being made under the free enterprise system. "This will be an excellent opportunity to discuss  economic conditions and to  learn at first hand what is going on in B.C." said Mr. Thorvaldson in an interview for  The Coast News. "It also will  be an opportunity to elaborate  on the importance of the  Chamber of Commerce movement in Canada. The community Boards and Chambers I  shall visit are part and parcel  of a great organizatibi_��� the  Canadian Chamber of k Commerce-��� whose membership is  composed of 700 Boards and  Chambers across Canada and  we have the important job -of  presenting the  views of busi-  Againsi: A    BCD  X             14    7 6    6  |             13    7 6    6  y              4    9 8    9  8    4 4    5  ������>::"���     : :8 15 12 14  .���,4.::^--..'-:.^  18 16 19 22       ��*e Federal Government;"  18 16 16 17  24 28 28 25  Said  irtaw  Lak  e area  Increasing interest; is/being being made at  shown in the properties along time,  the south end /of Sakinaw  Lake, according to Mr. E. B.  Taylor.. Several applications  to purchase land near Mrs.  Cotton's  Sakinaw  Lodge  the    present  are  Kinsmen push  polio  drive  This year's objective for the  B.C. Polio fund sponsored by  the Kinsmen Club is $300,000.  The local Kinsmen Club is  doing its share by organizing  a Mothers March for Saturday  evening, Feb. 19 at which  time there will be a mother  calling at each house for your  contribution.  The Kinsmen Club has financed much of the past treatment and rehabilitation of  poliomyelitis patients, * also  contributed towards the research for prevention of this  dread disease. As a result,  this year, there will be available limited quantities   of the  Several applications .were  made for land* on other sections of ^ those lovely lakes last  year,; by interests both local  and outside.  At the Sechelt Rod and  Gun, Club's game dinner last  autumn, Lee Straight, one of  the speakers brought up the  point that much of this land  about the lakes was bound to  be sought by speculative and  other outside interests, andi  suggested that in time, though  the residents of the Peninsula  had known of and enjoyed the  lake for many years, they  might some day wake up to  find their access to these waters practically cut off by such  interests.  Among the speaking engagements scheduled for Mr.  Thorvaldson: Feb. 15, joint  meeting, Kiwanis and Victoria  Chamber of Commerce. Victoria; Feb. 16, Gibsons Board  of Trade; Feb. 17, Vancouver  Board of Trade luncheon, and  North Vancouver Board of  Trade annual dinner; Feb. 18,  dinner meeting of some 15  area Board and Chambers at  Parksville, Vancouver Island  (before meeting Mr. Thorvaldson. will visit the MacMillan  Bloedel Ltd! plant at Port Al-  berni); Feb. 21, Kimberley  Chamber of Commerce annual  dinner; Feb. 22, New Westminster Board of Trade annual dinner; Feb. 23, B.C. Regional committee luncheon,  Vancouver; Feb. 24, Chilli-  wack Board of Trade annual  dinner /meeting.  * At the request of the members, and following a resolu:  lution ta be placed before the  annual meeting of the fPender  Harbour Credit Union, the  Egmont Credit Union will  merge with the Harbour  group. The move already has*  the approval of the directors.  The monthly meeting of the  directors of the Pender Harbour Credit Union also appointed a committee to carry  on arrangements for a post office at Madeira Park after  correspondence was 'read from-  the postmaster-general of Canada, the chief postal inspector  at Vancouver and other officials, agreeing to a second  Post Office in the Harbour to��  supplement the service, at Irvine's Landing, provided certain conditions were satisfactory. The committee is comprised of W. B. Secular, Jim  Cameron and Jim Tyner.  After the adoption of the  treasurer's report which showed a further increase in assets and the acceptance of  several new members, John  Daly gave the report for his  committee on arrangements  for the annual meeting to be  held in the Community hall  at 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 24,  He reported the super ; film  produced by the Credit Union  National Association, The  King's X, had been secured  and would be shown at the  start of the meeting. The title  referred to the custom in.the  olden days of the King marking an X on the door Of any-  oj-ie-he-h^  from imprisonment for    debt.  After the feature film, there  will be a business session. An  outstanding speaker bn Credit Unions will attend for those  seeking to learn more about  this method of community cooperative saving. After refreshments, some special films  about halibut fishing and other marine activities on the  West Coast will be shown.  These films have been generously given by Fred Kohse  of Prince Rupert.  ROADS  MEETING  WHITE   CANE   WEEK  Feb. 6 t0 Feb.  12  is White  Cane  Week <in     Canada,     set  aside to make the sighted persons more  aware of the trou-    and speak at a meeting to    be  bles of the blind persons. held  in the  School    Hall     at  This national publicity cam-    Gibsons," on March  17.  Roberts Creek Improvement Association, has invited  Hon. Mr. Gaglardi, Minister  of Public Works, Tony Gargrave, MLA, and Mr. Pilling,  local roads foreman, to attend  paign is not a financial one,  and is sponsored jointly by  the Canadian Council for the  Blind and the Canadian. Na-  Salk poliomyelitis vaccine to ticnal Institute for the Blind,  all Grade I pupils and all  those commencing school, in  September. " Because of the  newness of this, vaccine it  must be acknowledgd as being on a trial basis. It will require prolonged experience  with the product to determine  the full range of its value in  the  control   of  poliomylitis.  In order that this service in  prevention, treatment and rehabilitation be maintained,  there is considerable cost involved. And - since polionryeli-  tis has no respect for age  groups or race, it is the responsibility of all, young and  old  to   contribute  unselfishly.  It is hoped that these men  may be able to explain the  present, condition of roads in  the area, and outline possible  future plans'for roads.  Los Angeles  impresses   Art  The Sunshine Coast Kiwanis Club made arrangements  in advance through the Los.  Angeles Kiwanis Club to have-  a place for Art Thomson, a  Gibsons High School graduate, who left here lor Los Angeles last week.  A letter just received by  Art's father, D. C. Thomson,  says he arrived safely, was  taken to a Kiwanian's home,,  where he has his cwn private  suite in this magnificent  home. The owner is manager  of a nation wide advertising  agency. This contact could  mean much  for Art.  Arthur was much impressed by the size of Los Angeles.  1'ne Kiwanis Club in Los Angeles plans to do its best to  assist Arthur. Kiwanis is primarily interested in assisting1;  youth.  stent night preparations unaer way  This year's    Talent    Nights   Haslam,    at    Roberts    Creek,  will be held earlier than last  year with finals in Elphinstone high school auditorium  on Sat.,  March 26.  It was decided that with  school exams after Easter,  there was insufficient time  for Talent Nights, so the committee changed the dates.  There will be no preliminary .nights at Gibsons or Port  Mellon this year. Anyone  wishing to enter is invited to  contact  Mrs.  Wallis   or     Mrs.  and arrange to have their preliminary try-out at Sechelt or  Roberts Creek.  Another change is that of  placing the pre-school open  class at the beginning of the  program, to avoid fatigue for  the young performers.  The clases will be: Pre -  school open; vocal solo, 10  yrs. and under: piano accordion solo, open; pianoforte solo,  10 yrs. and under; also 31 to  14   yrs.;   elocution.,   under     10  yrs.; duets, open; choral  groups, elementary schools;,  vocal solos, 11 to 14 yrs.;:  piano solos, open; vocal solos,..  open; school choirs, open,  school dance groups;, and"  guest   artist?-  There will  be  an announcement  later  giving the    names  of the adjudicat-'-rs for  the finals.   Last   year,   Phyllis     Dil--  worth  and  Narcy  McCu'Iuucyir  both  of   Vancouver,   -itij Plicated i\\ the finnl.-. ;:nc-      ���        impressed  yith   "he   t; ,^v<:. .,-,..- * *  .2 qoast^News; Feb.  10, 1955  oast mws  Published by Serine-* Peninsula News Ltd.  ' every Thursday, at Gibsons, B.C.  FRED CRUICE, Editor and Publisher  DO WORTMAN, Advertising Manager  Member B.C. Div.,  Canadian Weekly   Newspapers  Association  Member B.C. Weekly Newspaper Advertising Bureau .  Box 128, Gibsons, B.C.    Phone 45W  Authorized Second Class Mail, Post Office Department, Ottawa  Rates of Subscription: 12 mos. $2; 6 mos. $1.25; 3 mos. 75c  United Stales and Foreign, $2.50 per year 5c per copy  Proposed changes in financing of education as a result of the new Assessment act of the provincial government apparently involves so many factors that any exhaustive analysis would be futile and presumptuous at this  time because press reports indicate that even the well-informed Union of British Columbia Municipalities requires  further study of the problem. A conference has been called shortly for the purpose of studying all aspects of the  jaew situation.  According to the best municipal authority in this  vicinity the section dealing with the basic grant to each  school district to pay ordinary approved costs above the  seven mill rate in this area, has an immediate and significant bearing. The proposal to pay all approved operating  costs above the amount raised through the seven mill levy  mcught appear benevolent at first glance.  Closer analysis of the operation of this section as  it concerns Gibsons Village reveals there is a possibility of  an approximate ten percent increase in taxation. This situation might also apply throughout the whole school district, too. Under the 1954 assessment an 8 mills tax -produced about $5,065 for school purposes. Under the 1955  new assessment plan, which could mean a 26 percent increase in assessment, the reduced mill rate pf sevej^ percent as laid down by the government would produce about  $5,590, a figure roughly ten percent higher than the 1954  taxation. This kind of a saving as presented by the provincial government is like the Irishman's "raise" ��� one up  and two down.  It would, seem at first reading of the government's  new measure that the effect locally, will be something1 like  this:  (I)". In the village, school taxes on vacant property  may be reduced as much as 20 percent but on' improvements will be increased by 15 percent.'  (2). Outside the  village, "in unorganized territory,  about the same will be true of school taxes. The so-called  provincial tax of ten mills will be the same on vacant property but on improved property the increase will be per-  . Jhaps five percent.  (3). In addition there will be the tax on equipment,  formerly exempt under the old "landlord and tenant" provision. This tax obviously will not be productive locally  and will be more of a nuisance tax.  Apparently grants to municipalities are changed entirely with the various previous tax grants abolished and  replaced by a per capta fixed grant.-In the period 1951-4  the village received an average of $9,987 yearly under the  old grant plan. Under the new plan based on the 1951  census the figure will be $10,108.  The new arrangement has some pleasing features,  and in'view-of the federal proposal to take a census every  five years, can be re-adjusted after each period, instead  of every ten years as formerly. It has the advantage of  being more dependable. It may be argued that it does not  provide* for the municipalities to share in any increase in  the level of provincial business, resulting from a boom,  nor in the dollar business resulting from further inflation.  JBut on the other hand it is a solid anchor to windward in  ease of depressed business conditons, and the painful experience of the "hungry thirties" shows that it is in hard  times that the municipalities are in most need of help.  LETTERS to the EDITOR  By    L.S.J.  DYNAMITE   IN   DEMIJOHNS  Always calling a bbat 'she'  made me conjecture about  other things called she arid  how many times I heard  homebrew called she.      After  prohibition became law-there  was a spate of winemaking  hereabouts and making the  odd visits one- would be asked to come out to the back  and see how 'she' is doing.  My unhappy experience in  this regard made me extremely chary, the taste and ��� the  purging qualities were not the  only  hazard.  *       *       *  It was my lot to see the  windows blown out of a shed  by an exploding demijohn of  chokecherry wine and' the  pits of the cherries had actually made indentations in- the  boards  and stuck   there.  This  Vintner an Englishman had an  antipathy to authority arid" nobody was telling him when  ���he could drink and so on, himself having left the old land  under a cloud. He had everything and anything bottled  and jugged that would distill  alcohol and the floor of this  shed where the blowup occurred was squared with demijohns, all corks' wired down  and contents noted. One spoke  very softly and no foot was  put down carelessly after the  somewhat offhand extolling  of the* virtues in the stuff that  had allowed fermentation to  reach the stage of high explosives.  One must allow that the experimental field of alcohols  in vegetation is a big one,and  chaps like this I think always  had the feeling that through  some "perhaps inadvertent alchemy they would bring forth  some  golden     ambrosia     that  ���  ALONG  SHORE  by  Barrie  Zwicker  Events are taking place today such as a fi ction-writer. of  50 years ago would have shied  away from as too far-fetched.  But the greatest store of  thrilling fiction-is of course,  yc>ur library. Here in Gibsons  a wonderful store of knowledge and entertainment is at  your disposal at the library in  Mr. McKibbin's office.  * * * .;���;  The adult public is;, well  aware of this store according  to custodian Miss Jarvis and  the Saturday librarian Jean  Hague. The disturbing thing  though, is that the juvenile  section of the library is" not  doing well. The truth is, and  it is not strange, that the  young people are riot .using  the books. I say it is not  strange because I've assumed  the readers have  realized the  ���r-  effect of more movies,    more  comic  books,  and TV.  Adults, who p0-siblyi��grew  up with books, and came to  understand their value naturally, may not realize that today an effort must be made  to befriend young persons  with books, and give them a  fair chance to show him or  her what they can do. An  effort  is    needed,    and    now  isn't too soon to start;  #       *       *  It's the responsibility of  anyone who thinks books  worthwhile to recommend  them to any , young person  whenever an opportunity  shows itself. Give books���intelligently chosen ones��� for  birthdays. This is truly casting your bread upon the waters, for such an interest fostered young, you will be  thanked for many times over.  If you do have a chance to  talk books, mention how "the  juvenile library suits children  4 to 18. Some o* the books are  so   interesting   an   adult    will  find himself reading them,-   I  refer for example to two companion   books,   Rockets,     Jets  Guided   Missiles    and    Space  Ships, and By Space Ship    to  the Moon.       If  any  man  can  pick up either of these books  and not read at least a page,  there    is    something      wrong  with him.      These  books  are  fact, varid predictions based", on  fact, and for them to be sitting  on a library shelf not    being  read is nonsense.  I saw Tom Sawyer. It  shouldn't be on the shelf���it  should  always be  on   loan.  Same with King of the  Wind, Smoky by Will James;  Black Lightning, Baker Bill,  Young Mac by Mary Carr,  Country Garage, Flame in the'  Sky and Fox Island. All these  have particular interest for  juveniles of one age or another. - ,  *       *       *  Take Ship Without a Crew,  the story based on; the actual  disappearance of the Mary  Celeste, with all hands aboard,  never solved. A very intriguing story.  I could go. on. I have a list  before me discouragingly interesting of wonderful books  awaiting young  readers.  Won't each of you, in your  own way, do something about  this? I'm keeping in touch  with \ the "librarian, and if  more books aren't taken out,  something more' may have to  be done. Who knows, maybe  what is needed is a kid-burning.  Or a press  gang.  Library ,hours   are  2  Tuesday and  Saturday.  to   4,  Editor: I was particularly  interested in "Along Shore"  by Barrie Zwicker in which  l>e relates how the Gibsons  residents are roused early in  the morning by blasts from  certain ships.  We residents of Selma Park  sympathize wholeheartedly, as  in our case also "The man at  the cord is king and lord, as  he wakes our sleeping town."  Only, it's the man at the controls of the Sechelt Transportation bus who is to blame.  Just why it is necessary for  Jbim to sound great prolonged  xaneous blasts every morning  -about 6:20,   no   one  knows.  In large centres that would  be considered "disturbing the  peace" and wouldn't be allowed. Why should we suffer  -such noise to continue when  "it is absolutely unnecessary?  Let's have more peace and  quietness in our Sunshine  Coast. ��� "Disturbed."  Editor:' In reply to a letter  5n your last edition from a  Mr. L. S. Jackson, I would  like   to point out a  few facts  of which  he seems to be    ig-  norant.  We had no idea that he or  anyone else had . been asked  to carry any "banners" for us  anywhere. We surely should  be very grateful, and deeply  regret that he should be so  disappointed  with   us.  I can assure you that there  has been no "shilly-shallying"  hereabouts, as our Board of  Trade and Mr. Royal Murdoch in particular have been  in close , touch with the B.C.  Power Commission for some  years. However there was a  great deal- of shilly-shally and  delay over the route to be  taken between Sechelt and  Halfmbon Bay. So soon ' as  that was settled, trie wheels  started turning in our direction.  Our Board of Trade arranged for a very efficient  delegation to meet the Premier and his Cabinet, and the  B.C. Power Commission. They  were most kindly and sympathetically received. Since then  necessary roads etc. have been  surveyed and work is proceed  ing apace. Such an undertaking cannot be done in a moment, but I can assure you that  the people of Pender Harbour  are, and have been most cooperative and our BoardV of  1'rade most energetic in the  furtherance  of this project.  As for Mr. Jackson's suggestion that the Board of  Trade carry out an educational campaign, I would like to  point out that the residents of  this district as a whole are  quite intelligent, and cognizant of all the facts and figures. Applications have been,  canvassed aud signed up, and  so far as any "cavilling" goes,  I for one have not heard it or  hoard of it.  As for his reference to  "squawking," could not his  letter be considered as a very  fine  example?  I would recommend that in  future before plunging into  print, criticizing a community  in which he docs noi live,  that Mr. Jackson would be  well advised to acquaint himself with the 'facts. ��� K. E.  Jermain.  More people  using Library  Library book circulation is  up by 50 percent in Gibsons,  and the one big problem facing the board is that of accommodation, it was reported at  the Library board last Thursday evening. .  The board submitted a report to the Village Commission on the year's activity,  showing total book circulation  as 4,231, divided into fictoin,  3,066; non-fiction, 568; juvenile books, 697. For the six-  and-a-half-months of 1953, the  total circulation was  1,418.  The library owns 489 books  outright. In addition, it receives 140 books from the Travelling Library, which are  changed every four months.  Financially, the library  makes the following brief report: Total receipts (1954),  $814.50; disbursements,  $319.75; balance on hand,  $494.75, which has already  been allotted to the purchase  of more books. Membership  now stands at 85 adults, 42  children.  Library hours are from 2  to 4 p.m. on Tuesdays and  Saturdays.  * The ladies who are    librarians are doing their work vol-,  untarily,    and    the      Library  board expresses its    appreciation  of their work.  might have the secret of everlasting life. If not that, some  mysterious drops that would  reveal the true nature of  Aphrodite. '  Some of the old' chap's  mixtures went cockeyed on  account of his reluctance to  clean anything properly and  the motley swarms of flies,  wasps, and beetles that were  drawn to the shed on that account were legion. In retro-  spect it has crossed my mind  often since why they didn't  make a good "likker"- out of  cider. There were always lots  of apples in season. Anything  to my mind would have been  better than the various strains  of bilge, that usually resulted.  *       *      *  Eventually      the      vintners  changed to brewmasters  with  malt available and cheap bottling rigs and even then they  were not satisfied as it was so  easy t0. empty    raisins,'   figs,  and any oddments" of that nature into the brew. This generally resulted in  a  varied flavor that only prodded    them1  on to trial and  error/Finally  this also caused one to    pick  up a bottle of this stuff with  about the same trepidation as  if   it   were  nitro-glycerine.   It  was no unusual thing to have  the froth hit the ceiling when *  the   cap was lifted.  This was  overcome by opening  it     upside  down    pointing    into    a  bowl and    then,    waiting    till  the froth settled into a liquid.  Even    when    this      Falernian  flub-dub  was  good   it  was     a  work of art to  pour    it    out  without disturbing the inch or  so of grey sludge that,  seeming and according to the pundits  was  a    measure    of    its  LAND ACT  Notice   of  Intention  io   Apply  lo Lease Land....'.   ,  In  Land  Recording  District  of    Vancouver    and      situate  near Wilson Creek.  Take notice that ' MacMil-  lari and Bloedel Limited of  Vancouver, B.C., occupation  Lumbermen, intends to apply  for".a lease of the following  described  lands:      "  Commencing    at      a      post  planted   on   high   water  mark  of Georgia Strait near Wilson  Creek, 150 feet westerly from  the south-east corner  of    parcel B of lof 1029,    Group    1,  New Westminster District, Reference     Plan     2952;     thence  south   700  feet;   thence    west  875  feet;     thence  north     270  feet more or less to the aforesaid high water mark; thence  northerly,  easterly and southerly  along said    high    water  mark to the    point    of    commencement, and containing 17  acres more or  less,    for    the  purpose of "booming ground.  MacMillan &- Bloedel Limited  Dated. January 21, 1955.  goodness. Where all the amenities are.. observed, that is,  cleanliness and fresh picked  fruit, a very fine product  can be the result    as    far    as  wine making  is  concerned.  -��� * ���   '���..'''���'  My old friend Jake now  gathered to his fathers made  a good strawberry wine and a  Basque who was also around  these parts left among his  effects a small keg of wild  blackberry wine and it was  reputed to be 12 years old.  This when poured was in  color and taste beyond all  compare. A brilliant ruby red  and the smell of the berry  was still in the barrel which  made of it'a bouquet that Will  long  be  remembered.  ; Put your extra dollars to work  ,' through the practical, con- >  ��� yenient ' facilities   of    Investors  < Mutual.      Ask   your   Investors  ���  ' Syndicate representative for full  ��� details.  Write or Phone        4  NEV-ASTLEY U^V#",  District Manager   '^.y  Room 313 Pernberiori  Bldg-vy  Phone MA 5283   '  Vancouver, B.C.  Mutual  ... the letters start. Then from all  over the free1 world come such comments as these from readers of THE  CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR,  jui international daily newspaper:  "The Monitor.is must read'  ing for straight'thinking  people. . . ."  ���"/ returned to school after a  lapse-of] 18 years: I will get  my degree from the college*  but my education comes  from the Monitor. . . .''  "The Monitor gives me ideas  for my work. ..."  "J truly enjoy its company. . . ."  You, too, will find the Monitol  informative,, with complete world  news. .You will discover a constructive viewpoint in every news story-  Use the coupon below.  The Christian Science Monitor  One, Norway Street  Boston 15, Mass., U. S. A.  . Please send me The Christian  Science. Monitor for one year. I  enclose $15 Q   (3 mos. $3.75) CT  ���' ������'   ���'������ ���'������������ ������<  ..  . (name)  ��� ���   ���  ���  m  {address)  (city)  (zone)  (state)  PB-ii  71  WATER  reveals whisky s  true flavour  Put Seagram's "83" to the water tests  Water, plain or sparkling,  reveals a whisky's true, natural flavour  and bouquet.  '<����  a&  ?J1>'17&  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor  Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia. AUG 19,20  ^The fair  committee has be-  : giln planning for the Fall Fair  'arid has set the date-for. Fri-:  ��� 'day and Saturday;    Aug..    19  land 20.  if The ^committee announces"  [���there will be some changes in  l^he classifications this ':. year,  j and hopes to have many interesting , features shown.  [{These will_.be announced la-  ;?ter. ' . '::���'"''''������ '"yy: ���. ; '."  ���: The financial statement for  $1954 '��� shows a balance of  ,$64.78 resulting from overall  ���receipts of $1233.31, and total  expenditures  of $1168.53.  You'll Do Better  at LLOYD'S  5CQTTS 5CRA&BOQK  R. j. SCOTT  THIfi  i/:-'  ���.���   '.  Wontbi  The improved  ��� VRWNBQRnti.'.^v^v  7*��H-��fatt50%  \znoW  -;borv  frwtefo-  youroitf  ���awl  Weigh!  only  55 lbs.  with  20"  blade  in  -fry it bull  a. A. LLOyp  Garden Bay,.  PENDER   HARBOUR  BE  CLEARLY    ."  ^ INFORMED  CBU  MONDAY  February 14th  10:15p��m.  r. M.   UHULttnu!  Minister of Public Works    |  |  ;. GOVERtmENT  in!  Keeps  YOU   Informed  #  British   Columbia  Social Credit League  ;$omp$_;  0U5TY  MA.S-.KtP  By fius-fii  GUSTY,  ofunrscof.  SAVORY.  ;#  �����_>  ���/B'RP -'-fUX* WiLl.*:.  '���-'LA-f FUZZY  CATERPILLARS  ?  ��  /fill C.UC KOO.  C\Cr  MAPE ^ PAPfcR., J-LPRESlH-r JPiAH*  P ^     AwHlMA-i 4�� Bt USEP 8/ DECEASED  * ^IKS-SE. IH -ft". A.KER V/0R.LP.  Buf'f-  '. '   ACCOMPLISH 4Al PW< /o DtCUVt^lt <^oM  /ft. IKA((W '<��������� .'BUP.MIP o*^- FuMERAL Py����,  i'V. '"���TAP-        .-���.-'  o?  C_>er '��**>' K*n�� l(<i-m tj-'Atfto. hf��� **��itf lights fnm*&  &-J.S. CAJMoY fLV  BY TONY GARGRAVE. _^LA  Most of you will have heard  of Mrs. Booth losing her little  house at; a tax sale.  It is of special interest at  this time when the whole  question of taxes on real pro-  perty_is under review. Along  with * Mrs. Booth's lawyer, Mr.  Graham Ladner, and her  daughter-in-law I have been  negotiating with the government for a year in an attempt  to get compensation for her.  The title which a person receives after buying a delinquent tax property As ironclad. It is one of the most unassailable titles you. can get.  In fact, some people have  been known to deliberately  let their property go up for  tax sale because the original  title had been lost or obscured  in some way. By buying back  their own property they get  a clear title.  * *      *     , ' ���-.  Mrs. Booth, who before "-re-1  marrying, ' was called Mrs.  Peterson, neglected to pay  her taxes on her house from  1952 on..;*. If you do not pay  your provincial taxes your  home or property will be  sold within two. years and  three months from the date  the  tax was due.  The Booth case has people  scurrying to check up on  their  tax  notices.  Mrs. Booth has suffered a  grave inustice. Mrs. Booth,  who is 66 .years old, brought  up her family in that house  and was   looking forward    to  retiring to it.  * *       *  She was unaware that two  sets  of  taxes . were  due.  She had religiously paid  her village taxes all this time  but was unaware of her provincial obligations.  Some time ��� ago she moved  to  Vancouver    and    left    her  it  home in the charge cf her  daughter-in-law, who lived  next door and collected rent  from tenants who had moved  in while she. was away.  The tax sale was discovered when the  new owner    ar<  rived to. demand the rent. By  then it  was too late..  Mrs. Booth ..remarried in  Vancouver and changed her  address. She failed to notify  the government of this. After  the property was sold the tax  collector mailed a registered  letter to the last^ known address of Mrs. Booth. The letter addressed to "Mrs. Peterson" was returned to thie government.  ���'..    ':'���  ,* ���     *      *  The government is very  proud of that fact. You see,  they say that this undelivered  letter is proof that they mailed it; It is also proof that  Mrs. Booth did not get it. But  that did not worry the tax  collector. The Taxation Act  only required him to mail to  to< the last known address.  Mrs. Booth had one year to  get the house back by paying  the $16.83 she owed. Unaware  that the sale had taken place  the year passed and she    lost  her home.  ..���������*���     #���-.*.  To compound the tragedy  Mrs. Booth spent over $1,000  to make improvements to her  home after the date of redemption had gone by. With  borrowed money she repaired  somebody  else's house!  I felt the government would  be sure to grant some kind  of relief to her. So far they  have refused. Both Mr. Bonner and Mr. Bennett have announced that, changes will be  made in the taxation act . to  prevent this happening again  but I do< not believe this will  help Mrs. Booth yery much.  Wf'a Preservers  For indoor paintinp chores, mix the  paint in a galvanized steel pail to prevent  splattering. Next stretch a wife, fap'-.-nr-d  to the pp'Ts hanrl'.e aUachmenis. aero?  the top ol the pail and u~e it to rem <���-.���-  SSieets  mi Envelopes ixoxeo  &  A litle book, "Crime in  your Community" has been  distributed to the business  houses  and    offices    in    this  *  area. It is published by the  RGMP, in the belief that prevention of crime is-more important that the apprehension  and punishment of criminals.  Acting on the premise that  much crime is . preventable,  the booklet through photographs and text, illustrates  many ways in which crime  may be prevented, by improvement of security, in business places and about the  home, and by removal of  temptation. '   '  , Security in stores during  business hours may be increased, says the booklet,  through checking :, frequently  and removing large- amounts  of cash from accessible cash  registers or drawers.  Guard against the . display  of small, valuable .articles  within the reach of grasping,  greedy hands.  After hours, leave.no cash  in cash registers, drawers,.or  accessible places. s Do not  leave: keys to safes or strongboxes where they may be  easily found.> Make sure of������  locks, on doors, windows, cab-:.-  iiiets, safes, etc., and leave  night lights turned oh.     / .  Valuable articles left overnight in window displays are  invitations to the smash-and-  grab criminal.  Installation of proper doors,  locks, night lights    and    bur-  BY   STAN   BOWDLER  The meeting on Sunday  afternoon that was to decide* the  fate   of Pender Harbour's -Regatta was only slightly better  attended than last year's, poor  turn-out ��� but ��� it brought out  enough willing workers-." to  enable the Aquatic Club to get  organization underway immediately. Almost a full. slate  of t committee chairmanships  was. selected, The . Aquatic  Club executive feels it's possible to stage a regatta this  year.' Harvey Leith was elected chairman of 'the 'ftegatta  Committee ' by acclamation,  and - Aug. 13 was set after a  careful study of tides' for    a  Coast News Feb. 10, 1955. 3  period most favorable to    the  event.  Committee chairmen are:  Floats, Reg Spicer; judges and  starters, Henry Whittaker:  boating events, Walter Fisher;  prizes, Mrs. M. Wise;' swimming, Muriel Hodson; pennants, Mrs.'* Alice Cherry; entertainment, Mr. H. Hurd; decorated boat parade, Mrs. H,  Bowdler; concessions, Mrs/ H,  Whittaker and Jirii Marsh; log"  rolling, chopping;.bucking and  lifeguards, Harry Wise and  Dick Wise; raffle, Len "Wray;  master cf ceremonies! Bill  Hcdson.  REFRIGERATION-  SALES and SERVICE  Commercial ��� Domestic  25 Years' Experience -  A. M. CAMPBELL'  Sec-helfr 83W       '  VALENTINES DAY  MONDAY, FEB. 14  Valentine Cards, from 1c up  .    ' Little Gift Suggestions: ���'  Lovely China, Notepaper -  COSTUME JEWELRY ������ a Fine Selection  Chris's Variety Shoppe  Phone 96K  Sechelt  "���*������_���IS" ?���������' tmtionM-i HHtwwt 0���^-���j^��������wkr%m9^**1im%.m^^JM^0^sM^%i%���*^m%m^yi  l*-��t��JMl��M^-j-W����---Mt����->Mtl-��Wi  glar alarms are all preventa-    ||  tive measures.  I.O.O.F. Sunshine Coast  Lodge No. 7S meets Gib*  sons Legion Hall, 2nd and  4th Fri: Ph. 104 J,'Box 111.  LADIES' STYLES: Pumps and Slippers  with the Newest Heels  REDS, BROWNS, BLACKS  Also Cobra Skin Pumps, and  Matching Bag  GOLD SANDALS  GIRLS' SMART RED OR BLACK  LOAFERS & BALLERINAS  Also Strap. Models, in Rd or Black  MEN'S DRESS OXFORDS, Browns, Black, Ox-blood  DAYTON'S, and LANG'S LOGGING BOOTS     *  WiGARD'S SHOES  I  !  Phone 25S'  Sechelt  >>M��i-����OT��B��-��-��t��-r-��-if��it*iit-T>t.��titwi>����iw-<t����ci.tt  rM-w^��^��*_____^n___g^��_*5JL*__g��^*  SERVE yourself A SAVE  at SECHELT SERVICE STORE  CASH BARGAINS Thurs. Fri Sat.Feb.10-11-12  "Aylmer" Cream Style Corn,  Choice, 15 oz tins, 2 tins 27c  Purity Tea Bags, 6Q's 69c  "Malkins" Pork and Beans,  15 oz tins, 2 for 25c  er, Large,  "Oreff Soap  "North Star" La  JI3,  57  %$\  I  r��_%i.  np  ip?  a_�� ^  ill  n_.  n  _-;  . -|* Iff  1      B U  'd  'Ml  ANY ORDER OVER $5 delivered FREE. Under $5, charge 15c.  UNITED   PURITY   STORES  Phone 26  Sechelt 4 Coast News Feb. 10, 1955  eosons news  Mr. and Mrs. George Hammond are home after a vacation trip as far as Las Vegas.  NOTICE OF   INTENTION  TO APPLY TO  PURCHASE ^LAND  In Land Recording District  of Vancouver, Group 1, New  Westminster Land District,  and situate on Sakinaw Lake,  B.C.  TAKE NOTICE that Norman Richard * McKibbin of  Gibsons, B.C., occupation Insurance Agent intends to apply for permission to purchase  tile following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted on the west shore of Sakinaw Lake approx. *4 mile from  the south end of the lake,  ���fcfaence S chains due west;  thence 5 chains due ... north  thence 5 chains ~ due.. east;,  thence 5 chains due south  -along the shore of the lake  imd containing 2*/_ acres more  -or less.  . The purpose for which the  Sand is required is Camp-site.  Norman Richard McKibbin  TJated February 2ndt, 1955.  They still prefer to    live    in  this country.  Vancouver Island and points  in the Coastal States will be  holiday stops for the Milroys,  who have gone for a two  week's trip.  Bob Kelly is up and around  again after his plunge into -  the Bay on Feb. 2. He thanks  Mrs. Fearn, Harold and' Teddy, also Bob Emerson, Dr.  Inglis and Const. McCarthy,  as well as the.fire department  for their prompt help. Mr. and  Mrs. D. Kelly join him in  this expression of gratitude;  Last week-end, pussy willows made their appearance  around Gibsons, according to  Bert Cator, who states this to  be very early.  A late Teport Jtrom Mrs.  Vince Prewar states that she  is having treatment, in. St.  Paul's, for a bronchial condition, and that' resf is necessary. ��  Mr. and Mrs. Stewart have  as their guest Mrs. L. Hawker  of New Westminster, Mrs.  Stewart's mother.  United Church  reports  show  AT B of T MEETING    ,  Stan Bowdler; secretary,;  and tan Woodburn, member  of the executive council of  the Pender Harbour Board of  Trade attended the annual  meeting of Vancouver's huge  13<)0-member Board recently.  SOLNIK SERVICE STATION  LET US ADD TO YOUR ANTIFREEZE FOR SAFETY  COME IN FOR GOOD COLD WEATHER LUBRICANTS  MOTOR TUNEUPS and REPAIRS  McCULLOCH CHAIN SAWS, Parts and Repairs  . WELDING is a BUSINESS, at/'SC^l-^K^JS     "; "- ^-  Phone 48C Sechelt  THANK YOU  SUNSHINE COAST KIWANIS CLUB wishes to  Thank the People of the Sunshine Coast  for their generous support of our  FIRST ANNUAL HARD TIME DANCE  and BOX LUNCH SOCIAL  I^et Proceeds realized for JKIWANIS WELFARE  FUND, through Your Generosity was $300  Sunshine Coast Kiwanis Club  *���"����� �� MWMiiiiiMi��uiiiiii/wiiw��wwM-i��w-iM^ ��� t��>g mi ����bimW��m-��_ ���*"-������-^���i-w-<j---i  ��������������-- ~-i-��-w mmm  SUCRE LUMBER CO. LTD.,  SAW   MILL  NORTH ROAD  FIR SLAB WOOD  Up to 14-Inch Lengths  liter Load (A Good Cord) Delivered  GIBSONS  $7,50  FIR SAWDUST    Per Unit $6.00  Mill in Operation All Year Round  PHONE A. PROPP  GIBSONS 82K  itiniifiii-niiiwoatHiinMunm*  umMiminiHiigiiniitMiitffiimminnirHiirm  Land Act  Land Act  NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY TO       *  PURCHASE LAND  In Land   Recording   District  of Vancouver, Group  1,  New  Westminster    Land     District  and    situate    Lake    Sakinaw,  Pender Harbour, Sechelt Peninsula, B.C.  TAKE NOTICE   that   Colin  J. Oliphant of 3894 West 8th  Ave.,  Vancouver,  B.C.,     occupation Salesman intends to apply for permission to< purchase  the following described lands:  Commencing    at  ���  a      post  planted    Nine    Hundred    and  forty (940) feet East    of    the  West Bank of a stream . (unnamed)  approximately three -  ���quarters of a mile North    of  the South end of Lake Sakin-  ���aw,   and    marked    "CO. S.E:.  Cor'     thence  Five   (5)   chains  ���due West;    thence   . Ten    (10)  Chains  North   thence     Six   (6)  chains east;     thence  Ten   (10)  chains   South   West  along   the  .shore and containing Seven (7)  acres, more or less.  The  purpose  for  which  the  land is r-equired is a campsite.  Colin J.  Oliphant.  Dated  February 2nd,  1955.  NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY TO  PURCHASE LAND *  In Land Recording District  of Vancouver, Group 1, New  Westminster Land District  and situate Lake Sakinaw,  Pender Harbour, Sechelt Peninsula, B.C.  TAKE NOTICE that Edmund Bruce Taylor of Roberts Creek, B.C., occupation  Civil Engineer intends to apply for permission to purchase  the following described lands:  Commencing at a post  planted Fifty (50) feet West  of the West Bank of a stream  un - named), approximately  three quarters of a mile North  of the South end cf Lake Sakinaw, on the West shore, and  marked "E.T. S.W. Cor"  thence Ten (10) chains North;  thence Five (5) chains due  East thence Ten (10) chains  due South; thence Five (5)  chains due West along the  shore' and containing Five (5)  acres, more or less.  The  purpose for  which  the  land is required is a campsite.  Edmund Bruce Taylor  Dated February 2nd,  1955.  , The" annual congregational  meeting, presided over by' the  minister, Rev._ H. J_ Sevan,  was held in the Church Hall  Wed., Feb. 2. A Pot Luck supper, served by the ladies of  the WA was  greatly enjoyed.  Annual reports    were    presented by the secretary, treasurer,  president of    the    WA.  President  of  the Junior  WA,  and M and M secretary treasurer also made reports.  Mrs.  Bevari reported for the    Sunday   School  and   Mr.     Bevan  for the Session-  Encouraging   progress   jwas  shown    in ' all    departments.  "The secretary was    asked'' tp  convey the good wishes ol all  members to. Mr. Alan  Grant,  and. to i/fr. Fred   Stott,    who  are..both in hospital, and,also  to Mr. _ Sam Armour, one    6_  the oldest members, who, was  unable  to be present.      .*.,  A new church at Wilson  Creek had been dedicated in  1954.     . *  The following officials were  elected: Secretary, George A.  Marsden; treasurer, Norman  MacKenzie;: trustees, Messrs.  Henderson, Humphries, New-'  man, MacKenziie, Fildes and  Marsden, Miss M. Doherty,  Mrs. Donaldson and Miss' F:  Grant;*- organists, T. Humphries ahcT Mrs. Mainil. '..*(.";*. .* f  .. The -chairmanj Rev.- Bevan,  thanked the officials and  members of the congregation  for their co-operation during  the year. |.  PENDER HARBOUR PTA  Pender Harbour PTA enjoyed the talk by its guest  speaker, Mrs. Dick, on the  system of teaching reading to  Grades 1 to 3, also a pamphlet she has prepared to assist  in . teaching, pre-school, chil-,  dren.-   .    '       ��� '���'"���' ������"  cribed the; hall as a lovely  .big one, with beautiful acoustics; This recital was a part of  the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts in Music. ,.  Mrs. Marshall   was    unable  to be present to hear her: son,  be4hgMnr;Alber3a>for the: fun-'  era! of her brother,': Mr.   Ar  thur' Clarke. She will attend  the third recital, however, to  be given hi March.  JOHN J, DUNKIN  Doctor of Opiomelry  906  Birks  Building  VANCOUVERrB.C.  Russel Marshall  holds recital  Russell   Marshall,    baritone,  youngest  son    of    James     E.  Marshall, Sr., 0f Gibsons, was  presented in a graduate recital by the University' of  Washington's School of Music  on Jan. 26.  Mr. Marshall attended, to.  hear his sen's singing.of 15  selections of Lieder, the- Romances from Magelone (Tiek)  by  Johannes Brahms.  Russell's , big baritone voice  filled the auditorium, to the  ���delight of his father, who des-  !$sons  a  First Aid Glasses Commence  Fri.  Feb. 11,  8 p.m.  S^^lirtliolom��w?s Parish  Hall  Help Yourself By Attending These Courses  With THE BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA'S n��w  you cart fflcftiaJly  Special  show  for   children  Saturday arid Monday this  week-end, Vince Prewar* announces a special matinee for  children and young folks at  Gibsons Theatre. Jeanette'  Macl)6hald stars in this show.  The Sun Comes Up, and "with  her is filmland's most famous  canine, Lassie.  The evening show these two  nights is Quo Vadis, which  film spectacle is adult entertainment. Rather than have  his young audience miss its  week-end theatre, Vince has  brought The Sun is Up especially for them.  ��� Your Ponder ��*  Helping Canada Grow  f  The BANK of  NOVA SCOTIA  Your BNS Manager is a good man to know.  In Squamish your Manager is A. M. Reid  Every deposit you make forces the Therrnomeler  higher. Watch that red Thermometer climb toward  your savings-goal... see at a glance how you're doing,  how much you've saved, how much farther you  have to go.  You get your Thermometer Pass Book when you  open an Instalment Savings Account at any branch of  The Bank of Nova Scotia. Instalment saving, is s*uch a  convenient ?way to save! ITo��.^cide ojaythe size of  your regular instalment deposits-. > ��� ypit set your  own savings-goal... ...you choose the time you'll need  to reach that goal.  Get started right away. You will find our Thermometer Pass Book helps you to save. Your goal and  program are always before you. .  Ask about P.S.P.  The Bank of Nova Scotia lias two special savings plans.  If you are between 6 and 46 you'll want to know  about P.S.P.���Personal Security Program���a plan  which insures your savings goal!  AMHERSTBURG.   ONT.  This advertisement is not publish-J or Ji.,p!..}c.i by .the Liquor Control Board of the Government of British Columbia REMINDS YOU THAT  FOR WINTER WEATHER  CLOffllNli    ���---  Donald treasurer.      A report ELPHINSTONE PTA  read by Mrs. Gill showed an Les Peterson addressed  the  increase  of 550  books  loaned Elphinstone PTA meeting last  during 1954 as compared with week on the Reading Curricu-  1953' lum laid down for    the    stu-  Visitors   who.^aaie   up   for dents, and its effect    on    the  follows:  Mr.  E.  Hume,   presi-    Burns' Supper wei-e Mr. >nd :, reading habits and abilities of  dent; ]^.-L.'Wi^ie; v^^ the students.  identjlMrs. 1_. McGhie, secre-    Mrs.  F. Bancroft of    NesgichL Mrs.    Livingstone,    Gibsons,  Coast News Feb. 10, 1955. 5  BY MRS. SWAN  Election of officers for the  Community Club resulted    as  FOOTWEAR  GENERAL SUPPLIES    tary; Mr. F. West,    re-elected    i^Zil a"d_ J?;.��"?.*?_; " cha|rfd,the meetinS-  Commit-  SHOP AT  NOTICES  s  Phone ll-J  PENDER  HARBOUR  land M  NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY TO  PURCHASE LAND  In Land* Recording District  of Vancouver, Group 1, New  Westminster Land District  arid situate Lake Sakinaw,  Fender Harbour, Sechelt Peninsula, B.C.  . TAKE NOTICE that Edgar  __L Willson of Gibsons, B.C.,  occupation Logger intends to  apply for ..permission to purchase the following described,  lands:���  'Commencing-   at    ������&'���.  treasurer; trustees, Mr   W   W G: Peterson of Abbotsford and  Brown,   Mr.  R.  Gill  and  Mr.' *��: �����mson; Vancouver:  J. Munro -��� Women's Service   Club  rvu^     V-              .,        ��� raised" $102.77 in    its    recent  _ The^retinng president,. Mrs, March  of Dimes.      The Club  J. Carlson thanked her execu- thanks all who contributed so  tive.for the help    they    had generously,  gi7n      LdUrmg her tenn    of Mr*- S. Peterson is i���    St.  office.     The    new    executive Paul's Hospital.'  takes over on March  1. Jinimy Thomson    Jr._    w&0  Mrs. W. Booth was elected has been sick for a couple cf  chairman    of      the      Library weeks is up and around again.  Board.  Mrs. R.  Rehoe,    Hill- The ladies of the PTA are  tee chairmen were appointed  at this first regular meeting  since the formation of the  High School PTA.  Don't miss the Valentine  Dance this Saturday, Wilson  Creek Hall. New Orchestra  (local).  LOST  side vice-chairman,    Mrs. . R  Gill, secretary, Mrs.    G.    Mc  cooking up some form of entertainment. The next meet-;  ing is set for Feb. 14:"  Business and  Professional  ACCOUNTING SERVICE  V'; "��� Commencing-   at     -a>    post  planted On the West Shore of  L,ake Sakinaw,    and    marked  ������ v^EW.-his S.V7. Cor,"    thence  ^ Ten: <_0)-i:chaift_,   due    North;'  \ ��� -thence Five;���:. (5):   chains' due  ?���?  _-ast thence Teh  (10)   : Chains  ���due South to    S.W.    Cor. L.  2984; , thence Five (5)    Chains  West along the shore and con  taming. Five (5) acres  '���"'Or less.^'--- ���'���'���, y -.-; : y :,;,' ..'���'-..'. ... v ..".''���  The purpose'.^for: wHieh^t;he  } land/is required' is a campsite.  ��� ���������'���''    " Edgar E. Willson.  23-ated February'2nd; 1955.:   ;  300 at dance  . Gibsons, school hall .. was  packed Saturday evening,  when a crowd of over 300 ait-  tended the Hard Times dance  and basket social.  : The auction of the basket  lunches provided plenty of fun  and spirited bidding. Old.  time costumes were definitely  bld.Vth-nev.j': ,_,���,������  ,:A short in    the    automatic  CIhifcIi Services  .   Sunday, -February  13  ANGLICAN  Second Sunday before Lent  Si.   Bartholomew's.   Gibsons  11:00 a.m. Sunday School  3:30 p.m. Evensong    -  St. Hilda's Church.   Sechel.  11 a.m. Sunday School  1:45 p.m. Evensong  Si. Aldan's, Roberts Creek  11:00, a.m.   Holy   Communion  11 a.m. Sunday School  UNITED  Gibson-  Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.  Public Worship, 11:00 a.m.  Roberts Creek, 2 p.m.  Wilson Creek S.S., 11 a.m.  Port Mellon  7:30 pim. the 1st, 2nd and.4th  Sundays %  " ST. VINCENT'S  Holy Family, Sechelt,    9 a.m.  PENINSULA   .  ACCOUNTING. SERVICE  All Types oif Accounting  Problems Experily Attended  Gibsons:    Mondays  & Fridays  Sechelt:  Tuesday  & Thursday    h��t do& machine played havoc  G. 0. Fahrm *^tn*��.��.PJa��s for extra lunch,-  Box 22    GIBSONS :.'Phone44 >%^^ regret of the danc|    St. Mary's, Gibsons', 10:30 a.m.  *      committee. . ,1?.  Port Mellon,  first  Sunday  of  JJim Stewart, and the decpi--"    leach month at 11:35 a.m.  atipns: cominittee,  did  an   a|-    Madeira   Park,    last   Sunday  tractive job qn!the artistic'ar-        each month 4:30  p.m.  at  rangements-  _ "     ^ .: "*"     ~ '  ; The whole\ affair was a .'.fin-v.  ialnciaL Success.   \ Exact" figures\  will be published    elsewhere.  The  Kiwanis;, ;0       plans     to.  make this an annual event. ; s.:  Ladies' yellow gold,    black-  ../ faced.   wrist,.. .watch, _.. Bulova.  Please phone Mrs. Jack  Redman, Sechelt 26. 6  , Reward: For return of  nurse's' and shorthand notes,  lost in two suitcases taken in  error from Sechelt Bowling  Alley Saturday night. Urgent.  Mail to Jim Cooper, Redrooffs,  Halfmoon Bay.  WORK WANTED    ~~~  Odd jobs and baby sitting.  Any day of week, any time of  day. Phone 75K. 7  FOR RENT   ~ "  Business premises at Union Store, formerly. C & S  Sales. Apply Union Estates office, Sechelt, for information. .     tfn  Furnished home, two Ijed -  rooms, very comfortable and  clean. In Gibsons hear. shopping center. Totem Realty.  BICYCLES  ���������;^  SELMA CYCLE  more    Bicycle^ New & Reconditioned  Repairs ;i��All; VS(h��>eled Goods  ��� "vy , ':;'.::yl^^^^S^i}Ol;Ly^. - ��� /���  . ���������:Lawn-; ���Mowelts"'''!_iliarp8n��Scl''.7":''  Selma Park /      Phone 69M  FOR SALE {Continued}  . BUDG-ES  All Colors, Talking Strain  C. P. Ballentine  Phone Gibsons 127      tin  Advance, notice: Will offer  ultra-modern .home, -every convenience, automatic o&^ij&ftf,  beach property, lovely|^_gar-  dens, a bargain-���full details  next week. Watch for itV^oi-  em Realty. -  Hydraulic Ram, 60JOV gallon  tank and stand, and -type complete, ready to go. Cheap. Box  102, Sechelt. V 8  . Early model Chev coach,  good transportation, running  shape, good rubber and bat-,  tery, spare parts. $75. May  be seen at Bus Depot, Sechelt,  Stan Fallows. 6  GARDENERS! Order your  chicken manure now . for  spring gardening. Call us for  prices. Wyngaert Poultry  Farm.  107H,  Gibsons. 8  Dull weather get you? Feel-  ing run down, low and moaning? Try an Introductory -Offer of Superplenamins, for only $4.79, with the two weeks'  supply free trial. Lang's Drug  Stores, Sechelt and Gibsons.  Spray and brush painting;  also paperhangihg. J. Melhus.  tfn  *,The Hut."  BETHEL,   SECHELT  Sunday School 2 p.m.  Sunday Gospel 3 p.m.  10 - acre farm,   comfortable  home,  barn,    chicken houses,    Phone  Gibsons   33  fruit trees.    Sechelt Highway  just beyond Pratt Road. Only  $50 per month. Totem Realty.  WATCH REPAIRS  ' Rough and Planed Lumber  Phone Halfmoon Bay 7Z  KOLTERMAN  SAWMILLS  Halfmoon Bay  Land Act  NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY TO  PURCHASE LAND  In Land v Recording  District  ..    of Vancouver, Group  1,  New  Westminster   Land    District  ���������-. and    situate:   Lake    Sakinaw,  Pender Harbour, Sechelt Pen-  ��� ���   insula,-BiC.  ������' -���- TAKE^ NOTICE that Cedric  u    J; Dill of 3450- W 43rd Ave.,  r  Vancouver, V B.C.,    occupation  Investment Dealer intends    to  ' ;l apply for" permission to    pur-  ;    chase the  following described  lands:���  Commencing at a post  planted Two Hundred and  eighty (280) feet East Qt the  West Bank of a stream (unnamed) approximately three-  quarters of a mile North of  the South end of Lake Sakinaw on the West shore, and  marked "CD. S.W. Cor"  thence Ten (10) chains North;  thence Five (5) Chains East  thence Ten (10) chains South;  thence Five (5) Chains West  along the'shore and containing Five (5) acres, more or  less.  The purpose for which the  land is required is a campsite.  ;        Cedric J. Dill.  Dated February 2nd, 1955.  BUILDING SUPPLIES :  GIBSONS    ;      v  BUILDING    SUPPLIES  LTD.  "WE   CARRY   THE   STOCK"  Phone Gibsons 53  BULLDOZING  Gold  dding  TRACTOR WORK  Clearing, Grading/ Excavating  D-4 & D-6 Bulldozing  Clearing Toeth  .;"':'���;'������'. A. E. Ritchey .  '   ..' Phone Gibsons 86  ���rt we  Mr. arid Mrs. Duncan Not-  man of Gambier Island celebrated the 50th anniversax-y  of their marriage at a happy  gathering at the Alcazar Hotel in Vancouver on Jan.  2*9.  Among the guests were 30  members. . cf the immediate  family, their first complete,  family re-uniqn.  PENTECOSTAL  9:45 a.m. Sunday School  11:00 a.m. Devotional  7:30   p.m.  Evangelistic  Wednesday night  "   ...  Prayer  and Bible Study  at  -.      8 p.m. Friday night  Young  People  at 8 p.m.  ers  ^       OFFERS\.f��� JJli^nly marked    Mr. and Mrs. Dave    Adanv^ on ''l&e,envelope *?*Offer    for  '������'���   '���������"' .;, son  from   New  Brighton    atT    Log Float"  will be    received  BUILDING    BULLDOZING    tended the party,  and    found: .  by the    undersigned    up    to  aitiO'i.  CONTRACTING  Ran Vernon,  R.R.   1.  Gibsons  ���'v Phone 2$W;;  CLEANERS  PENINSULA    CLEANERS  Cleaners  for the   Sechelt, '  Peninsula  Phone:  Gibsons  100  : both Mr. and Mrs,. Notman,  who. are real old-time residents of Gambier, both in excellent health  and  spirits.  JAMBOREE   FIGURES    7.000  More than 7,000 Boy Scouts  and   leaders  from   throughout    well 22' x 45.'  noon February 23rd, 1955, for  an old cedar log float with,  fir decking, located "as is  and where is" beached at'  Madeira Park, Pender Harbour.  Size: 32' x 70' with berthing  ELECTRICAL  WORK  Home and Industrial Wiring  t Electrical  Heating  GIBSONS    ELECTRIC  Phone 130  Authorized   GE   Dealer  Radios,  Appliances, Television  the world have indicated  their intention of attending  th6 Eighth World Jamboree of  New Horizons, at Niagara-'on-.  the-Lake next August ,18 to  28, it is announced by    F.    Ji;;  Further information may be  obtained from Ranger R. W.  Jones, Madeira Park, B.C.  This sale is subject to 5%  S.S. Tax.   N  The highest or any offer is  Land M  NOTICE OF INTENTION  PO APJPLY TO  PURCHASE LAND  In Land Recording District  of; Vancouver, Group 1, New  . .Westminster La nd 'District  /^nd situate Lake Sakinaw,  i Pender Harbour, Sechelt Pen-  ^insula, B.C/ .    '  ;    TAKE NOTICE that Athole  ^3. Black of 2808 - West 39th  Ave., Vancouver, B.C. occupation Salesman intends to    ap-  ���;-ply for permission to purchase  i.rthe following described lands:  Commencing    at      a      post  Implanted Six Hundred and Ten  ;i"(610)  feet East of    the    West  vBank of a stream (un.-named)  approximately   three   quarters  of a. mile North of the South  '���'���end of Lake     Sakinaw,    and  marked      "A;B,     S.W.    Cor"  thence  Ten  (10)    chains    due  TWorth;  thence Five   (5)  chains  due    East    thence    Ten    (10)  chains in a south-westerly direction;  and    containing    Four  <4) acres,  more or less.  The purpose  for  which  the  land is required is a campsite.  Athole E. Blackl  Dated February 2nd,  1955.  GIFT STORE  ���    Notions���Cards���-Toys  Miscellaneous Gifts  THRIFTEE    STORES  Left of Post Office  Gibsons, B.C.  _    Headquarters For Wool  machinists"     ~~       ' ~  HILL'S   MACHINE    SHOP  Mobilized Welding  Welding Anywhere ���.Anytime  Expert    Tradesmen  Precision    Machinists  Phone 54 Residence 78  PLUMBING  MARSHALL'S  PLUMBING  HEATING &   SUPPLIES  Phone Gibsons 64S,  104 or 33  RADIO  RICHTER'S   RADIO ��� TV  SALES and SERVICE  Speedy, Guaranteed Work  SALES ON EASY TERMS  Phone SECHELT 25J ���'���-.  Finlay,. Chief Executive  Corii'r     not  necessarily  acceptable,  missioner at  Canadian    Scout- CHAIRMAN,  Headquarters, Ottawa. Cana- PURCHASING COMMISSION,  da plans to have 3,500 Scouts PARLIAMENT BUILDINGS,  (exclusive  of leaders)  at    the VICTORIA, B.C.  Jamboree.    ' '     ... ' January .31,  1955.  NQW-AS EVER - ConoxUCy  Gnucd&d Skoppwq Cwfow w&  FURNITURE  'C and S SALES. SERVICE  Agents  For  Propane Gas  Combination* Gas  Ranges  Sale?   and  Installations  Free Esiirn_tes  Electric and Gas Hoi Plates  FURNITURE  LINOLEUMS ,  Phone 30S  Sechelt  Fast,    accurateV  guaranteed,  watch repairs.    Marine Men's  Wear, Gibsons. tfn  Watch Repair: AH types of  watches and jewelry repaired.  Reliable, fast, efficient. Union  General Store,   Sechelt.       tfn  INSURANCE  Fire, Auto, Liability. Prompt  courteous service.' Totem Realty, Gibsons. tfn  "GORDON AGENCIES"  Sechelt  REAL   ESTATE  ���M>- ::>ancfr INSURANCE- ��� -������*>������-  Phorie 53J.      Evenings and  holidays, 81H  For sale  have. you taken your  super plenamins today?  super plenamins now  contain vitamin b12.  That's all there is to it. One  SUPER PLENAMIN DAILY  and you know that all your  VITAMIN SUPPLEMENT "s  taken care of, AND FOR  ONLY 5c a day. N0 messing  and glasses. Just this ONE  around with liquids, spoons  CAPSULE does the whole job.  INTRODUCTORY OFFER  FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY  1 FREE: a 14-DAY SUPPLY '  with the purchase of a regular 72-day size. BOTH for  $4.79. We ask you t0 please  check, the formula when next  in one of LANG'S DRUG  STORES, Sechelt and Gibsons.  Kelvinator refrigerator.  Ap  ply Box 104, Coast News.  WOOD  ALDER OR FIR  Phone Ran Vernon  Gibsons 26W  or John Atlee, 93P '  tfn  Top Grade Sand & Gravel,  reasonable. Snodgrass,. Selma  Park. Phone  75R. 9  Where can you find a better  lot for building: Exceptional  view, runs between two main  roads. It's 76 by 263. Could  be sub-divided and sell half.  It's a'steal at $895, Totem  Realty.  Have a limited number of  ���chickens fcr sale, alive or  killed, $1 each, dressed 30c a  pound. F. Holland, Brookbank  Farm, R.R.. 1, Gibsons. 7  Best corner on Sechelt highway, cleared; it's a natural  for a drive-in coffee shop with  store��� 275 feet frontage on  highway.  Totem  Realty.  10-acre farm, good garden  area, fruit trees, sweeping water view, lights, water, very  comfortable 3-bedrocm home;  garage, woodshed, cow barn.  This is ��really worthwhile. It  must be sold. Very special at  $4500 cash, slightly higher on  terms.  Totem Realty.  Studio lounge nearly "new,  any'reasonable offer, or will  trade for vacuum cleaner.  Phone Gibsons 128S.  "ideal private hospital . potential, six bedrooms; much-  needed here. This is a genuine  proposition in every way. Totem Realty.  THE DATE PAD  SEND  REQUESTS TO  WINNIPEG  <nr eaton c��  UMrTICO  This great book of nearly 600  pages���on its way to EATON  customers. Shop from it ���  It Pays to Shop at EATON'S.  Feb, 10 ��� Roberts Creek  Legion Hall, 8 p.m.. VON  Board meeting.  Feb. 11 ��� Gibsons , Kins-  niens Club House on play  grounds: 8 p.m, Bingo. Good  prizes. Everyone welcome.  From now on this will be held  every Friday  night.  Feb. 11 ��� Gibsons: Valentine Tea at the United Church  Hall, by St. Bartholomew's  WA, 2 p.m.  Feb. 12 ��� Wilson Creek  Community Hall, Valentine  Dance.  New  local  Orche.sti'a.  Feb. 12 ��� Roberts Creek  Hall. 9 p.m. PTA Dance. Everyone welcome. Support your  PTA.  Feb. 15��� -Tumor P.ed Cross  at 2 p.m. United Church Hall.  Feb.'15 ���'Gibsons: at heme  of Mrs. Winn, WI meeting at  2  p.m.  Feb. 16 ��� Gibscns Board of  Trade extra special dinner  meeting. Ladies night. Guest  speaker Mr. Thorvaldson,  president of the Canadian  Chamber of Commerce: tickets on sale now. Limited cap  acity. Better act today.  Feb. 16 ��� Sechelt Legion  Social Club meets at Legion  Hall.  Feb. 17 ��� Gibsons U lited  Church Hall, 2:30 p m., VON  Headlands Auxiliary tea and  sale   of   hemp  cooking.  Feb. 19 ��� Keep your Porch  Light on. Kinsmen's Mothers  March for Polio Relief Fund.  A very worthy cause indeed.  Do your share. Polio knows  no race, no age, no cx-eed.  Help defeat it.  Feb. 21���Port Mellon: PTA  Crib  Tournament. ��*  Feb. 23 ��� Sechelt: Legion.  Social Club meets at Legion  Hall.  This Week's  Special���Bachelor's   paradise.       One     block  from  Sechelt Highway.    Good  cabin. Good water. Five acres.  S1250.  Harold Wilson  operating  Totem   Realty  Phone   Gibsons   44  Evenings 95J 6  Coast News Feb.  10,1955  In a gay mood is vivacious  Elaine Grand, the editor-in-  chief of Living, A CBC television show, it- covers the  ganiit of subjects '��� from fashion tb furniture, from cooking  to carpentry. The. show is  carried three times a week  Mon., Wed., and Fri. at 6  p.m. on stations of .the CBC  television network.  Those little green tree air  fresheners in 'a Sechelt Store  have a use that may surprise  you: One of these slipped into the vacuum cleaner, between the paper bag and the  fabric dust bag make cleaning  the rug or floor a new experience. ' There is no dusty odor  thrown out by the vacuum,  and just the faintest suggestion of the scent of the green  tree, which lingers as a faint  freshness in the room for a  few minutes after all the  cleaning is done.  Ever  eat   Tanjelos?      They  are  a new fruit, the  product  of   years    of    experimenting,  trying' to-grow  a satisfactory  tangerine    in    Florida.      The  fruit looks like an overgrown  'Jap'   orange,    peels    like    a  Mandarin,    inside    is    grape-  N fruit colored, and the sections  come apart readily as do Jap  oranges.  The  flavor   is    completely Tahjelo ��� not orange,  grapefruit or  lemon.      It     is  faintly sweet, very juicy, and;  altogether     refreshing:   tv: The  skins  are  artifically    colored,  doubtless for that  'eye-appeal'  of which modern    merchandisers are so conscious. I found  them     a    refreshing    change.  They were on sale at Sechelt  last week.  For new car licenses, and  those odd little bits of paper  one must place "in a conspicuous place inside the vehicle."  Chris's Variety (Shoppe is  ready with two sizes of steering-post license holders. They  will fit any size of gteering  column.  Sechelt Service Store looks  very attractive now with its  new counter arrangement,  and fits groceries, such as vegetables and fruits so attractively packaged in transparent film. The new shopping  system is wonderfully convenient.  Hardware stores are displaying garden tools, seeds  and fertilizers for the early  bird. This mild weather does  send gardeners scurrying for  a good start, and even I  found myself wishing for the  time��� and energy��� to begin, with these sturdy looking implements.  At Lang's Drugs, Ben was  demonstrating a wonderful  buy in an automatically controlled electric blanket, for  there are always chilly nights  to be considered. This is an  attractive rose, with deep satin bindings. It's fully guaranteed, too, and is SCA approved. It's full double-bed size,  and is washable.  If you're emulating the  birds, and building a nest, or  simply re-furbishing the old .  one. try picking the interior  colors with the aid of the  Spectromatic Selector, at C &  ���S Sales. It demonstrates over  300 colors, simply and easily, with small slips for  matching or contrasting hues.  You just can't go wrong with  this system. The paint colors  are a revelation.  Ladies in, Waiting will be  ���happy to know about the  very attractive dresses Tasel-  la Shoppe has on hand. They  are of pleasing pattern and  design, and actually quite  ���Qattering!  "Grandmere had a 'lot of  all right' when it came., to  cooking" observed the chef.  "She learned many cooking  secrets by trying various methods, par example,' not only  the fine flavor but the preservative effects of many spices. They helped to keep cake  and cookies fresh; to preserve  meat, fish, and the condiments  she prepared in her own kitchen/'.' .'���'���_  The Reason Why  "Today we know why spices  prove helpful in food 'preservation and add interesting flavor, chef. Natural spices .contain an anti-oxfdant substance  that deters rancidity', and so  has a preservative^ effect ��� on  salad dressings, as well as on  frozen pork- sausage ���" and  frankfurters and other- foods.  The-spicy flavor' increases' for  several days after preparing,  then maintains its flavor for  the freezer or shelf life of the  product."  Tomorrow's Well-Spiced  ���'' Dinner  Hot Spiced Tomato Juice  Glazed' Roast Stuffed Spare-  ������ ��� ribs  Buttered Carrots Spinach  Apple Lemon Snow  Custard Sauce  Coffee     Tea     Milk      -  All measurements are level  Tfecipes to serve four to six  Glased Roast Stuffed Spare-  ribs: First prepare the stuffing. To do this, combine 2 c.  minced tart, apple, 1-2 c. minced onion, 4 c. fine-crumbled  enriched bread, 2 tsp. salt,  1-4 tsp. pepper, 1 tsp. sage, 2  tsp. sugar and 2 tbsp. bacon  fat dissolved in 1 c. hot water.  Mound this stuffing in an  oiled baking dish. Over it,  fold.2-strips cracked* pork  spareribs, skin out. Fasten together with poultry pics. Dust  with a ; mixture. of 2 tsp. salt,  1 tsp. monosodium glutamate,  1-4 tsp. pepper .and, 1-3 c.  foiur. . ��� - . '������:.  Roast 15 min. in a hot oven,  450 degrees F. .Then reduce  the heat to. 350 deg. F., and  continue to roast for r 1-4 hrs.  Baste at ��� 15 min.- intervals  with soup stock, water or barbecue sauce. Serve with gravy  made from the pan drippings.  Apple Lemon Snow: Make  up 1 box prepared lemon-flavored gelatin according to instructions, but; use* only 1 1-2  c. boiling water. Place in the  refrigerator about 20 min. or  until beginning  to  thicken.  Beat 2 egg whites until  they stand in peaks. Add the  egg whites and 1-2 c. fine -  grated peeled- raw apple to  the gelatin, and beat until  very light and-'frothy;  Rinse 6 custard cups with  cold' water. Fill with the apple lemon snow; chill about 2  hrs. or until firm. Unmould in  deep sauce dishes. Pour custard sauce around.  Barbecue Sauce from the Chef  This is especially good because it also acts as a glaze; ���  In the order given, mix 1 tsp.  cornstarch, 1-3 c. .cider vinegar, 1 1-2 tsp. Worcestershire  sauce, 1 1-2 tsp. grated onion,  1 crushed peeled section garlic, 1 tsp. salt, 1- 1-2 tsp. sugar,  1 tbsp. chili powder, 1-3 tsp.  powdered mustard, 3 tbsp. tomato ketchup, 6 drops tabasco, 1-2 c. salad oil and 1-2 c.  tomato juice.. Cook and stir  ���until it boils .before using.  Remodelling job  or Tea Room  Variety Shoppe  to be enlarge  v Chris's   Variety Shoppe     in  Sechelt,   "is    undergoing     en-'  .largement    of    the   .premises.  Mr. Toynbee is in  charge    of  the worki which will add   to  store,    storage       and       office  space, as well as a suite at the  _^rear.; ::.:.yv-.;������.  - ;-.v.,\.aJ^., ���'.'���.���;  '���'   Mrs^ * Johnston     announces  the store will have an    additional  30 by  .6  feet  of space  added across;the back. A business office ��� for    Capt.    John-'  ston,  with  its  own  side ''^entrance is  included.  In. addition..'a self-contained apartment for comfortable  living will complete the structure.  Guy Guthbert announces  his Tea Room at Sechelt. is  closed from Feb. 1, to permit  remodelling and redecorating  of the interior.  ��� Counters are to be changed  and^ moved, to make for more  efficient service, with more  ease for the staff. Additional  tables, to seat 20 more guests  at a time are being installed,  bringing the total seating to  60.  Coolers Will*-be moved,'and  the .familiar..'- show,; cjase-;; where  luscious desserts have', been  on display, will disappear.  The colors will r be soft  green and cream, the counter  top a contrasting red. The  comfortable old seats will be  re-upholstered; ���      ���'-A     ���������'"' ;.' ^''  There will be a storage  area separate from the main  room and new washroom    fa  cilities will be aVaiiable;. The  kitchen has recently been renovated  and  modernized..  : Mr.i and;.Mrs., Guthbert hope  the    hew    arrangement   -will  please their ��� patrons^:  PARTNERSHIP  DISSOLVED  Mr. Bernel Gordon; and Mr.  T. % Duffy", of; ���Sechelt, have  dissolved their 'Real Estate  partnership. Mr. Duffy has  gone into the accounting business, with an office in the  premises'' formerly occupied  by the post "office at the Union Store.' '"';":..������ ���������'.;������������"  ,  Bernel    will    continue   'his  Real* Estate as formerly.;:  ���-B. W. M. BONE  Chartered   ��� Accountant;  1045   West Pende-r St.  TAtlow  1954 '������'������������  VANCOUVER 1,   B.C;  DRY CLEANING BILL  Receipts of dry cleaning,  plants reached an all-time  high of $4.33 per capita last  year. In 1945 receipts averaged $1.56 per Canadian, and  in 1939, only 77c per capita.  mmmwtmmmsmmwmmmmmmmmBm  ROOMS TO LET  Rooms $2 and up  per nigHt  $8 Per Wecfe  HOLLY    LODGE  GIBSONS  1 Rome POWER GRADER, in pieces, but could be made  usable, cheap.  1 DRAG SAW, powered by CUSHMAN ENGINE, mounted on float, used for bucking logs in water.  1 eleven-ton Columbia TRAILER, 2-axle, good condition.  New and Used WIRE ROPE.  1 GAB for CRUMMY, suitable for %- or  3-ton  chassis*  good for sheltering 20 men. This Cab is well built,  The above are priced to sell, so don't waste time.  JACKSON BROS. LOGGING CO.,  WILSON CREEK, B;C.  .* ��� * ....;���-.''-' ;  is THE MARK OF A NEW  That big, bold Sweep-Sight Windshield ���  curving back .to vertical corner posts���is  easy-to-see evidence that Chevrolet has  ���  cast aside the tradition of the past to start.  ���    a whole new age ,of low-cost motoring.  It's smarter to look at���safer to look   ���  out of���and it's only part of Chevrolet's  new outlook for '55!  Yes, Chevrolet brings you-a whole  new outlook in low-cost motoring-  for 1955 ! It's best symbolized, we  think, by the sweeping expanse of  windshield that widens your view  of the road and lets you "see  through" the corners for greater  safety. ,.���  The,car with the new idea!  Besides -widening your view of the  road, the Motoramic Chevrolet  broadens the whole horizon of the  low-priced car. It was built around  the idea that a car doesn't have to  be'-high-priced to look, ride and"  perform like it. A lot of time and  sweat went into the building. A lot  ,of old traditions went out the window because they didn't measure  up to this daring new concept.*  Trust Chevrolet to have the resources and the skill���yes, and the  courage���to break so completely  with the past.  Everything's new ih Chevrolet 2  Everything ��� from its tubeless  tires to its lower top. There's new  beauty with that long, low "let's  go" look ! New fun underfoot with  the new "Turbo-Fire" V8 and the  new  "Blue-Flame"   six!   A  new  choice of drives���new Overdrive..  Super-Smooth Powerg-Iide (extra-  cost options), and new standard  transmission! A wonderful new  ride! New -High-Level ventilation! But we can't even begin to  give you the. whole story here.  Look who's stealing  whose thunder!  Chevrolet's stealing-the thunder  from the high-priced cars in more  ways than one ! Come in, drive it,  and you'll see why the'Motoramic  Chevrolet starts a new and exciting age. of low-cost motoring. This  you're going to love!     ." ' .  clearer view of-the road >.,  coming and going  MORE. THAN A.NEW CAR...  A WHOLE NEW CONCEPT OF  LOW-COST MOTORING!  Everything's new in the  See your Chevrolet Dealer  A   GENERAL   MOTORS   VALUE  C-II55D  THE NAME THAT MEANS A GOOD DEAL  PHONE 5S  ROBERTS GREEK CROSSWORD PUZZLE     Ed Hancock  rr^ACROSS"."  j S. ait .  | j _ uamannc-rl^  ��f :':' person  .;; & In a  J ���    lopsided  %*    state  .��/*. Poetry  10. Spectacle  13. Garret  : 13. Daub  14. Artist's"  stands  '. >a.6�� A,Persien  fairy  17. Shower  .39. American  moth  20. Keel-billed  cuckoo  23. Pries  ���S6i.'.Partly.  trained  "29. Frolics .  ^0. Affirmative  reply  *S1. Close to  32. Hauled  J34. Applaud  lS7.M6st    .  cunning  41. Wearies  ,(43. To invest  44. Bird  -,45, JYIghten  .49. Title of   ���  s-;_ honor  Kftfewish   .  .   Wfet*  47.Sov<m (Her.)  DOWN  , S. Creek letter  .. jt.Food ������'������  r    leavings  '*. *. Variety  '; '   of willow  ( 4. R����rftnke4  1 $. Beast of ������*��� _  t���burden   ���  -. 4ame,������ -  . .i. S-shaped  mpldling  8. One  cfan  ancient  Jewish  sect  9. Alas (L.)  I J. Group of ���  three  23, Doughnuts  (slang)  18. Without '\  noise  20. Like  m  21. Snuggling1  22. Miachtevom  person  w  -*������ ���use��5'- .-|-  :'������'!��������-   "iJ  named  of  chemical'  dcrlvat*]  ives       ]  25. Travel j  -'.   back- .��*?  -���'an.d *  forth  27. Iri_ium  (sym.)'  S3. Doctor </(  science  (abbr.)  31. Performs  33. Flinch  35. Melody  Last Week's  lAiLlQlPifWBiAtSlAl-.  ESIIS__SSt_lf_I_I��ll  -__lEilliaJfB5051fflra.  msmmsmmmsa  38. Gourdliit��  fruit  S8. A kind  ..-.. ofclieesd  39. Certain  40. Letter of thfl  ,   alphabet  42. Coin (Jap.)  BY MRS. A. A. FRJENCH  At the regular meeting of  the LA to the Sechelt branch  of the Legion it was decided  to hold the annual Shamrock  Tea on Mar. 15., from 2:30 to  4' p.m. There will be cooking  .and raffles. The general conr  vener is  Mrs.  H. Roberts.  Visiting Mr. and Mrs. Leo  Johnson were Mr. and Mrs. L.  -Riley of Vancouver) also Mr.  and Mrs. G. Kym of Glowholm  Palls. Mrs." Kym was featured  in a Vancouver Sun article  recently, showing her large  family of tame raccoons that  ���she feeds every day at ,her'  kitchen door. ;  -Mr,:Jack \Redman is back  from hospital where he was  in for a -check-up and feels  ���much better.  Mrs.. Margaret Gibson is in  "Vancouver for'a  few days.  Mrs.' Gtinhar Johannsen is  t>ack from Saskatchewan.  With lier for a visit is a sister.  I-ernie Mills and Jim Powell, of Boston Bar are visiting  Mr. and Mrs. C. Pooteet.  Quite a lot of building activity is going on in Sechelt. .  The waterfront cafe, Mr. and  Mrs. Cuthbert, are having a  remodelling job done. Also  ���Chris's Variety Shoppe is  3>uilding an addition. Tasella  Shop is having the store enlarged.  Mr. and Mrs. Teddy Osborne .are back in Sechelt after a wonderful time spent in  California. Teddy is much better now and back at work.  Mrs. O. Engen escaped serious injury when she was  knocked down by a car recently.  It is well to wear something white, either shoes or  gloves, or something on the  head when walking on the  highway late at night, as     it  Roberts Greek  BY MRS. M. NEWMAN  Latest member to join the  Badminton Club is Mrs. G.  Wickman, a newcomer to the  district. Mr. and Mrs. . Wickman, whose former home was  on Quadra Island, are residing  on Beach Avenue where they  have bought a home.  The Liniment season ' is  coming early this year according to the flowers. Already wall flowers, primroses  and others are blooming here  and there.  Members of the Roberts  Creek Badminton Club were  royally entertained at Gibsons Wednesday by the Gibsons Club. The evening was  ���sccial and was spent in friendly games followed by a fine  supper.  A group of Eastern Star  members met at the home of  Mrs. E. J. Shaw Monday for  the purpose of making cancer dressings to    send    in    to  is difficult for a driver to see  a moving object in  dark  cpl-  ors. " ' '������/'  Officers elected by the  Branch 140 Canadian Legion  this- year are: President, Louis  Hansen; first vice president,  Frank Parker; secretary, J.  Browning;, treasurer, J. B.  Dolphin; executive committee,  H; Steed, J. Haskins, - W. H.  .���Holroyd, J. Macleod,, -J. S.  Burgess; branch chaplain and  sergeant-atarms, W. j; Smith;  Poppy fund, J. Heskins and J.  S. Burgess; Memorial fund, J;  Heskihs   and   H.  Steed,  The Legion Social club is  reported as active and successful, and its gatherings are  drawing well. Oyer 60 persons turned out to the 'pre-"  vious . Wednesday entertainment/ '" '"' .���,:���;'���������  Mrs. Stan Parker is back  after a few months spent in  Prince Rupert.!.  - At the regular ^meeting of  the Fire Belles, a surprise  shower was given for Mrs:  Tom Gcry's baby, Margaret.  Those present were Mrs. E.  Wakefield, Mrs. Bill Billings-  ley, Mrs. H.~Billingsleyr Mrs.  S. Rogers, Mrs. D. Robbilliard,  Mrs. G. Parish, Mrs. D. Minor,  Mrs. K. Nelson, Mrs. F. Hansen, Mrs.. P. Page and Mrs. H.  Nelson. It was held at the  home of Mrs. H. Nelson.  Mrs. Lillian Ford of Nor'  West Bay Lodge will return  soon after a pleasant visit  with her daughter Mrs. R.  -Wylie and grandchildren, in  Sherman,  Texas.  Mr. A. Crucil 0f Crucil Logging Company is away for a  few weeks at Harrison Hot  Springs.  Mr. W. K. Berry (Wally) is  now at Powell River with the  Sechelt Motor Transport office.  headquarters in Vancouver.  They would like the donors of  old cotton sheets, shirts, dresses, etc. to know how grateful they are for . their' contributions to this very important  work. ' It is difficult to get  ' enough material to work with  and every donation is gratefully received.  SMALLER  PIW.PORTION  OF WORKERS  ON FARMS  In the half-century since  1901 the propQrtion of Canada's male labor .force in agricultural occupations dropped  from almost 46 percent to  less than 20 percent, while  the proportion in manufacturing and mechanical. occupations rose moderately from  about 15 percent to slightly  more than 19 percent. In'  marked contrast, the proportion in transportation, service,  commercial, clerical and logging operations approximately  doubled. The total number of  males in gainful occupations  increased by about 2 1-2 times  agarn  .;.��� Back.in���the. office of the  Union .Store rfor a few days,  Ed Hancock told briefly of  his trip to London last year,  and how much he enjoyed  his stay there.  ��� Of the actual sea journey,  we will have later a full description,  written  by himself.  While in London, Ed worked in Harrod's, one of the  world's famous stores in the  export department. He found  the work fascinating, and did  so well in the few months  that he was promoted, and  on leaving was presented with  a farewell gift. He was told  should he return he might  have his office job back.  The 20 others in the office  were from many nations but  he was the only Canadian.  He found the working people  of'the old land more specialists than   Canadian    workers,  and with quite a different attitude towards their jobs, being more or less permanently  situated in them.  . London was fascinating to  Eddie, with its traffic, its  tubes, the double decked buses, on the upper decks of  which cne might smoke. The  walks, parks and commons  delighted him. He found Piccadilly Circus endlessly interesting, Buckingham Palace cold  and gray, Regency Park delightful.  Ed hopes to write of his activities and amusements in  London, as well as of his  trip. Meantime, he will be at  work on Bo wen Island for the  Union Steamship Company,  coming .occasionally to Se* ���  ohelt.  by Union CoHege of B.C. to  finance its needs in the next  20 years.  Union College, affiliated  with University of B.C., and  located on the Point Grey  campus, is the theological  training center of the United  Church in B.C.  Gen. Victor Odium, prominent Vancouver "businessman,  is chairman of the campaign  and  will be  assisted by    Dr.  Coast News^Feb. 10, 1955. f  -d  W. S. Taylor, principal of the  college. Campaign headquarters are on the -university  campus. ��� ,    .  The money will be used for  a major building and renovating campaign and to set up  an endowment fund to meet  increased administration costs  and emergencies in future  .years.  Union College  Seeking funds  A province-wide campaign  to raise $650,000 in, the next  three years has been launched  B'.:'-;H/^  BLACK BALL  LEAVE HORSESHOE BAY FOR NANAIMO  : So.m., 12 n., 4 p.isa.# 8 p.m., 12 nt.  fn* connecting bvs service from downtown Vancouver City to  - Horseshoe Bay in West Vancouver  Take a long, slow stroll around ihe  '55 Pontiac ��� ��� ��� let your eyes Linger  on its low, lovely lines. Watch how  your gaze is caught and held 3>y the  sparkle of a massive front bumper ...  then gently led from the proud 'front  around to the impressive rear quarter.  Now; slide, behind the wheel . . . and  after you've caught your breath, take  a .sweep-circle view. Oh, those windshields . .��� ��� you'll swear, there are  acres of eye-room!... And the view's  just as spacious all 'round the compass. Then when you-drive this all-  new <*ar, you'll know it's the wide-open  wonder for '55! Willi Ponliae's all-  'roiind beauty . . . and Ponliae's  all-'round view, the world's your  oyster . . . when the '55 Pontiac is  your car.  Do try it���right now!  Ihe "high-priced"  WRAP-AROUND WINDSHIELD  and 4 fender visibility at a low, low price  See-through area of Pontiac's  new front windshield has h<;cn  increased up to 1.8% . . . reiUicin  blind spots caused by corner pill  You now r&tUy sec out both  front and rear for more  pleasure and safely!  mm  %&&$  beauty that's ont of this world witf)  ALL-NEW Glanioraroic Interiors!  You've never seen anything  to match the luxury of Pontiao'a  ppoiutments.   There's a brand new  instrument panel with recessed  .. brand new steering wlieeS  . . more leg room and tiew,  uep-seated comfort in trout  anil back at-au!  an ALL-NEW  RECIRCULATING  BALL-TYPE STEERING  that reduces steering effort!  Drive the '55 Pontiac and  ��� see how it corners and curves,  with hardly any effort!  Road shocks are curihioncd  ... steering effort i�� reduced  ... but steering is p'xarp a'-'^  quick.' Oh, . . . what a  beauty of a ear to handle!  Pscliac's revsi-timtafy  ALL-NEW 4-WAY  BALANCED RIDE  Pontiuc's completely new  cha*4i�� brings yon level  riding, firm handling,  eliminates nose-dive stops!  This amazing smoothness is  due to u brand new frame,  new front and rear suspensions, newt ubele.-s tires, plus  new steering and brake*!  newness that starts at the  groan- with ALL-NEW  TUBELESS TIRES!  New tubeless tire* give a  smoother ride . . . added  protection against IiIow-oiHh  from impact breaks. And  ordinary punctures can be  repaired right on the rim  itself! Problems relating to  tube failure have, now become a thins of the past!  HOW CAN PONT/AC  OFFER 3 &REAT  POWER TEAMS ?  ,,..[8KAUSE ONLYPONTiAC  '"p GIVES YOU A CHOICE. Of  3 BRILLIANT ENGINES  ' AND 4 SENSATIONAL  TRANSMISSIONS  COM5INEDIN��  GREAT T��AMS!  BUT HOW DOES  PONTIAC'S CHOICE  OF POWER TEAMS  HELP ME ?     A -- :  a-gSctwK^  t^**'  )NLV IN PONTIAC'S POWER  TEAMS CAN YOU FIND THE  EXACT COMBINATION OF  POWER PERFORMANCE  | AND ECONOMY TO FILL V'OUR  INDIVIDUAL REQUIREMENTS  THAT'S RIGHT!  PONTIAC HAS THE POWEP  TEAM FOR YOU! SO TAKE  MY ADVICE AND SEE  YOUR PONTIAC DEALER  SOON.1  P-I055D  ALL NEyv FRQ -  ���e G*OUND UP,  s SJ  ���--..��? -*}j*'  '<*tar  Wilson Creek  The Name That Means A Good Deal  Phone .")-S S.'cheli  -T-BXa 8 Coast News Feb. 10, 1955  W   '   ��� ���  ,���     '     '" ��� i     -i .i    ���  ���     .. ��� --.   i       ��� ���  Wilson Creek  by d.\eric__son  Increasing popularity of the  Teen-agers Monthly Dance  here was demonstrated by a  large turn-out last Saturday  ' in the Community Hall. Lou  and Jim Plumridge with Jack  Whitaker supplied peppy music.  Valentine Dance Saturday,  Feb. 12 planned by the Wilson Creek Community . Club  promises to be quite an event.  For the first time a local  dance band under Jack Macleod will play modern and old-  time music. Refreshments will  be served by the ladies Auxiliary. Come and support this  new venture. Tickets at the  door or from Jack Macleod.  Mrs. M. McGuinness was  hostess at a small tea recently honoring the birthday of  a well known old-time resident, Mrs. Margaret McNutt.  After tea a dainty corsage  was presented by the hostess  to Mrs. McNutt who has many  friends here and in Gibsons.  Mickey Crucil celebrated  his 9th birthday Feb.  4 with  a party for his young friends.  Games followed a plentiful  lunch. Those present were  Ray Rankin, Richard Chamberlain, George Oike, Ralph  Butter, Vaughn Franske, Betty  Baird   and  Avril Crucil.  Mr. and Mrs. Ron Whitaker are expected home shortly after several weeks holiday-  in Honolulu.  After enjoying a holiday  and attending the opening of  the Legislature in Victoria  Mr. and Mrs. L. S. Jackson returned home.  Mrs. F. Turner is visiting  her son, Jim, and his family  in West Vancouver, 2392,  Kings  Avenue.  Bill Richter is visiting  friends at  Salt Spring Island.  CNIB DRIVE  In Gibsons, the 1954 campaign for funds for the CNIB  netted a total of $401.79, a decrease of approximately $100  from last year's total.  John Wood, who was head  of the committee in charge,  states that for the coming season, with -more experience,  it is hoped the campaign will  be at least as successful as in  former years.  The first big step in what  could prove to be the biggest  thing ever attempted for  youth on the Peninsula will  take place in the form of a  lecture and a film Saturday  night at 7:30 in Sechelt Legion Hall.  From the time school is out  in June until it starts in September the youth of this Peninsula are more or less on  their own as there are no  organized sports in which they  can use up  their energy.  This free time can' easily  become the time that young  and carefree minds are led into performing acts, that t may  ruin their future life.  The aims of Little    League  Ball are to . build    character,  *  teach good sportsmanship and  above all to reduce the steady  rise  of juvenile delinquency.  The boys are taught that  winning a game is secondary  to performing in a sportsmanlike manner- and this fact  alone can only do good in  their future life.  The success of Little League  ball 0n the Peninsula is in  -the' hands of the parents of  the prospective players so it  is of vital necessity that a  good crowd of parents and  interested parties from Port  Mellon to Pender Harbour  turnout t0 this first meeting.  The speaker is an organizer  of Little League ball in Vancouver and will be able to  give a clear picture of the  whole thing.-  Team high single game, Penn  Building, 998. Total pins,  Penn Building, Z.930.   ���  ��� Sports Club.: Men's high  three, Berriie Duval, 177,, 225,  213���615. Men's high single,  Sam McKen'zie, 265: Women's  high three, Harriet Duffy, 139,  197, 262���598, Women's high  single, Harriet Duffy, 262/  Team high single game, King  Pins, 1,042.- Total pins, King  Pins, 2,720.  Ball and Chain: Men's high  three,'   Don    Caldwell,    .654.  High single,    Bert Sim,    265.  Total pins, Ted's Toads, 2,501.  ^OWm-MUMMlumMtHu,,;  *7W*'4 /THec&ie Studfo  POPULAR PIANO -nd ACCORDION  FINEST METHODS  Instruments and MusiG Supplied  ENQUIRE NOW ABOUT OUR TRIAL LESSON PLAN  '   For Further Information, Phone GIBSONS 36U  IIMIHl(IIN��MW*-MWPW��-IMIMMMWIWIt^lM>IIUMllt|UlllflllMltfB^  ROCK GAS  RANGES!  Subject to Prior Sale, we offer the following  GURNEY MODELS  at prices 10% to 15% OFF Regular List !  * Regular   Special  OIL/GAS COMBINATION   $404.50  Coal and Wood/GAS COMBINATION ..,   343.50  GIANT OVEN, DeLUXE     329.50  GIANT OVEN, Standard,     254.50  COTTAGE  MODEL     149.50  THIS IS A SPECIAL BUY OF QUALITY RANGES;  with Prices Effective only till Limited Stock Goes.  SEE our DISPLAY  TERMS can be arranged  NO CHARGE for INSTALLATION LABOR.  $360.00  299.50  295.00 '  225.00  129.90  Knowles  -HARDWARE-  LlD.  PHONE GIBSONS 33.  SPORTS  WEEK  BY  CHUCK  TOMPKINS  The Gibsons ��rphans made  it three out of four last Friday  night when they knocked over  the Cougars 39-22 in a game  that was both rough and slow  until the last quarter. Ron  Godfrey of the Orphans was  high man for the evening  with 11 points.  This weekend will be '"a  good one for basketball fans  with the High School Cougars  playing host to Haney oh Friday night and the Orphans  facing the strong Vancouver  Ki-Mount team    on    Saturday,  night.  * *      *  The school boys will really  be trying in this one ,as I understand that Jim Clarkv 'the  Cougars' former coach, is now  coach of the Haney team.  Saturday will see ��� the Orphans really tested as they  meet the team from Ki-Mount  Athletic Club of Vancouver.  This team has always been  noted for its fine shooting as  well as the big men who  score the points. The Orphans, who have.not too much  height to offer in return, will  really have to hustle.  * .. *      *  I have not seen either of  the visiting clubs play so I  will really stick out my neck  and pick the Cougars over  Haney and the Orphans over  Ki-Mount, so dig in fejlas, and  help me keep my string of  correct forecasts.  Just a reminder to the soft-  ball boys: The League meeting is the last Sunday of this  month so it would be wise  for the teams to have their  meetings before then and line  up the business they wish to  bring up.  KNIT THESE MARY MAXIM SWEATERS:  MARY MAXIM 4 PLY HOMESPUN YARN  Made of native wool, with long-fibred New Zealand wool  added for extra strength, Mary Maxim Homespun Yarn is  ideally suited for these heavy Indian Sweater Coats. The  natural sheep oils are retained in the yarn, giving the finished  garment remarkable water-proof qualities. Mary Maxim yarn  is available in 74 attractive shades and is put up in 4 oz.  skeins. ;  MARY MAXIM NORTHLAND SWEATER PATTERNS  Choose your design from the large and varied assortment  of patterns in all sizes. These patterns are printed with large  size graphs . . . every stitch to be knit is shown. Northland  patterns are specially designed for Mary Maxim yarn to ensure  a perfect fit. Northland sweater patterns offer the knitter the  most complete pattern assortment available today.  MARY MAXIM yarn and patterns featured at:  BOWLING NEWS  Ten Pin: Men's high three,  Chris Smith, 161, 197, 188���  546.. Men's high single,, Nels  Cummins, 2,08. High single  game, Chuck's Motors, 817.  Total pins,  Crucils,  2,309.  Ladies League: Women's  high three. Eve Moscrip, 250,  243, 221���714. Women's* high  single, ���.--��� "������',?3ve Moscrip, . 250.  Team high single, Do or Dies,  868. Total Pins, Do or Dies,  2,487. "��'  Gibsons Mixed: Men's high  three, Jules Mainll, 226, 225,  278���729. Men's "high single,  Jim Drummond, 283. Women's, high three, Sue Armour,  3^18, 222, 127���667. Women's  high single1, Sue Armour, 318.  High single game, Danlozi's,  1119. Total pins, Danlozi's,  3-,0_0.  ; j Pender Harbour: Men's high  three, Ron Pockrant, 194, 177,  140���511. Men's: high single,  :Ron Pockrant, 194. Women's  high three, Nancy Reid, 194,  143,113���458. .Women's high  single, Nancy Reid, 194. High  single game, Haphazards, 846.  Total pins, Happy Wanderers,  2,170.  Port Mellon: Men's high  three, Ernie Hume, 186, 212,  284���682. Men's high single,  Chris Wood, 293. Women's  high three, A. Zimick, 187,  1*78, 244���609. Women's high  single, A. Zimick, 244. High  single game, Carries, 979. Total pins, Targets, 2,630.  P-mn Commercial: Men's  .high three, Matt Jaeger, 275,  201, 200���676. Men's high single- Matt Jaeger, 275. Worn-  enfs high three, Dolly Jonas,  161, 232, 202���595. Women's  high single, Dolly Jonas, 232.  Early  Spring  Gardeners - NOTE!  We  Have  a  Complete  Line  of  B ^  oth FLOWERS and VEGETABLES.  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