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 IS  in   Gibftosas, B.C.  :;:?J   Jiihe 9i 1955.  volume 9, Number 23  ; . .. -..-X  ':...'t ���      ���    '  '  ���  Provincial Library,  Victoria, B. C*  Serving the Growing  From SquBOjish  to PeswJesr Harbour  SECHELT: ELEMENTARY  ���'"'���The'"''school at Seehelt is- an  eleniehtary school providing  tot tuition for grades 1 to 6  arid! comprises four classrooms*  in4 .the main building and one  classroom iii the annex. ' The  buildings are on an excellent  site which is held-on a 50-year  lease from the Union Estates  at a v,ery treasonable rental  trith approximately 30 years  still to run. .'.'.'.':  At the present time all high  school pupils residing in. the -  Stechelt area attend the Elphinstone Junior Senior High  School at Gibsons, transportation^bemg provided by bus,  and it is not the intention of  the board to change this arrangement in the near future.  * In formulating plans for  school extensions-;^ therefore,  only the "requirements for elementary pupils at Seehelt  have to be considered. However, as all available classrooms are in use for teaching,  an urgent requirement for the  Seehelt School .is an activities  room and provision has been  made in the proposed, by-law  for this, addition.  Iti issues- of The Coast News  Ttfje have now described the  conditions 'existing in [pue ,five  schools ih'our district where  additions and" new construc-  ilon are necessary1. Summarized, these are as follows:  Gambier Island Elementary:  1-room school .and teacherage.  Gibsons Elementary: 3-room  annex.  Elphinstone Junior Senior  High School: 3 classrooms,  science vrapm, office, industrial  arts room, home economics  room,- 'lunch room and study  hall.  Pender Harbour Senior  High Elementary School: two  classrooms.  Seehelt ^Elementary School:  one activities room.  The proposed .construction.  has been approved^ljy* the De-"  partment of Education for the  50 .percent government grant  and in a future issue of The  Coast News the estimated costs  and. the effect on the mill rate  will be given.  In addition to the five  schools needing additional facilities the board Jhas made a  survey, of the requirements of  the remaining nine schools in  District 46 with the result that  it feels that the facilities of  these schools are adequate for  present requirements. These  schools are located at Bowen  Island, Port Mellon, Roberts  Creek, Half Moon Bay, Egmont, Irvmgs Landing, Nelson  Island, Vancouver Bay and  Brittain River.  The bylaw is being completed with all possible speed and  it is hoped that it will .be  ready for presentation to the  taxpayers before the end of  June and that it will be possible to call for tenders and  commence construction ' this  summer though it ysill hardly  be possible to have the pro  gram completed for school  opening in September.  CEIO��  / The Graduation ceremony  evolved out of the annual  meeting of the -student body  in the old Howe Sound United  High School.^ Originally (1940)  the...'students held an afternoon  meeting, heard .the minutes,  and reports', made motions,  and1 had the presentations of  awards and trophies. The vice-  president was in the ch air and  still presides at the ceremony.  Gradually it grew to include  a banquet, evening ceremony,  and an invitation dance following. This has been the pat  tern followed since the   'Gib- both financially and��by their  sons    Landing    and      Seehelt presence at  the ceremony.  High Schools united in Fejbru- The chairman of the board,  ary 1952 to form Elphinstpne this year Mr. Funnell, presents  High School.                       y$ _, the diplomas to the graduating  The Howe Sound   Woman's students.       The     Elphinstone  Institute    for    the   past j^ew PTA has assumed the respon-  years has supplied corsages,  and flowers for decoration?; at  the ceremony. The Grad&J 12  students raise money by -Various activities during fthe  school term toi help payoff or  the expenses connected - ^ith  their graduation. The Bcfcrd  of School Trustees has assisted  sibility for the   post-ceremony  party.  This year's ceremony, Friday, June 10, includes musical  numbers, presentation of  senior and some intermediate  awards for scholarship, sportsmanship, and citizenship, perfect    attendance     certificates,  This handsome chappie lives  in Seehelt area and is Well-  known thereabouts. He is�� not  usually seen dressed as above  being somewhat more inclined  t0 have his sleeves rolled up  and digging in.  There is no trip to    Holly-  Many  school  trophies  and^trophies of various kinds   wood, or any other    lace  (BY WENDY SMITH)  Over the years the Elphinstone Jr.-Sr. High School has  accumulated /many trophies.  Some have pome from the old  Howe Sound High School.  Among these are the Drummond Trophy, for the ��� House  with the most points won during the year; the Holland-Harris Cup for top boy scorer on  Sports Day, and the Wyngaert  Cup, which is not being offered this year.  The following cups and trophies have been offered since  the new school was opened.  Don Brown Mug: for student  making greatest achievement  in first year of typing.  Stewart Cup: for best note  book. \  Chuck Robinson Trophy:  For the most valuable player  on the school basketball team.  The Coaches Tiuphy: For  greatest contribution t0 school  team spirit.  Jacqueline Johnson  Trophy:  For the  outstanding    badminton player of the year.      %"'  Ridgeway Trophy: For <the  highest percentage score, foov  or girl, on Sports Day:      '[  Veitch Trophy: For top girl  scorer on Sports Day.  ,     Student   Council Trophy:  Far    interhouse     competition,  junior girls' softball. i-  Student Council T r o p h,y :  For interhouse competition,  junior, boys' softball. /(  Student ' Council Troph*y :  For interhouse competitijpfi,  senior girls' softball.     C:jH\  Nestman Trophy: For interhouse competition, senior  boys' softball. J  ' Coast    News    Sheild:     JFor  scholarship and  general * foro-  to students in the senior high  school (grades X to XII). The  valedictorian bids farewell to  the school oh behalf of the  graduates.  It is customary for grade  eleven to decorate the stage  and auditorium for the cere:  mohy.  Guest speakers since 1952  have been, Dr. Herbert Grantham, of Vancouver Normal,  DrrStahley Read>?;of.the TJni-  m-  volved in discovering who-this  man is but it does provide a  few moments of wondering  who, what, when and where.  FREETB  BUSES  Free transportation to., the  ���, ���MM*.j- iltou v*-MW-v����- "^ Clinic'* has been arranged  versity of B.C., and Mr. Harry   by the Sunshine Coast Kjwaja^ ^^1<S^f^A -23  A grant of $300 for the public library was announced  Tuesday night by C. K. Mori-  son, superintendent of the  Public Library Commission of  the province of British Columbia. The sum will be in addition to the $350 annual grant  Gibsons Library will be re*  ceiving.  The announcement was  made^ Tuesday night at a  meeting of the Kiwanis Club  in Danny's Dining Room. Mr.  Morison was guest speaker  and he outlined' some of hia  earlier library experiences.  He told of the organization  of the Fraser Valley regional  Library Board which he ran  for a six-year period and  showed how such a regional  board benefitted the district  concerned. His advice was that  such a board would benefit  the Sunshine Coastal area in  that the various library boards*  could have representation on a  central committee which could  deal directly  with the Public  the local boards cOuld do.considerable work among themselves through association on  a central committee by exchanging   books    and-      other  The school librarians are  getting invaluable experience  by keeping the growing library  in proper order. Not only are  they responsible for keeping  the proper 'dates and names on  cards, they also keep the  shelves in , . order, number  books, cards, etc., and repair  damaged books. They-have  1,0^65 books t0 care for andc a  circulation of 136 books a  week   on  the average.  Most of the librarians are  volunteers from the lower  grades, they have a proper  schedule and you'll always  find someone on duty before  school and at lunch  time.  The good these books have  done and    will    do    for    the  school can be seen in the cal  culated    averages     of  ficency. ,  Day Trophy: For highest  aggregate" points on sheets-^re.  pared for sportmanship, scholarship and citizenship, awards;  junior. *  Trueman Trophy: For highest aggregate points on sheets       prepared    for    sportsmanship,    .,.-,:.,-,.  _, .        T .     ,  ^^-^c'holarshhr- and*  * citfcenSnS' lasfe ^ 9��wen^Islands  scnoiarsnip-   ana      cmzensiup        Tw Horseshoe  awards; intermediate.  AUan & Barter Trophy: For  highest aggregate points on  sheets prepared for sportsmanship, scholarship and /citizenship awards; senior.  These cups and awards are  offered to induce scholarship,  citizenship and sportsmanship  among the students.  Maedbnald,    of Canadian For-   is Club,  from Roberts  Creqfc.  est  Prcducts^'^rd., Port Mel-    ���   The bus will leave the M&W  Ion. This ye&r the guest speak-   Store   at   10    o'clock   Friday  er is :Mr. jtajtj? Bpy^> ,prh?cipal    morning, will travel  via    the  of^ Lord ,R^ij|��ie^ Sc&odl    and   Lower Road, and deliver    its ���       ...     /n,^n^ejCM  first vic^i^e^t of j^the B.C.   passengers to the IB Clinic in    ways of curbmg exPeyes  Teachers^Fe^ratiOnu   ;: Gibspns, at the United Church  The ceremony from 8 to 10    Hall?  p.m.,    an increasingly popular       While there, are no official  annual event,    is open to   the    figures yet, it is reported the  response in  the Pender    Harbour and Seehelt    areas    has  been very good,  ^v     Those who have had    their  general public.  Mr. Peanut  nets  Appeal by  37 enjoy trip  The Union Steamships Ltd.  were hosts to members and  friends of the Seehelt Board  of Trade on Monday afternoon  Bay-  ferry boats met the party at  Hopkins Landing, and the 37  guests enjoyed the trip around  the island, arriving at the  Bowen Island wharf at 4.30  p.m.  ��� Ed Enwright, host to the  party, showed the 'visitors  over the newly decorated tourist accommodation and through  the pleasant grounds of the  Union Steamship holdings.  The ferries left Bowen again  about    9 p.m.  chest X-rays this year state  that everything is .organized so  smoothly that there is no delay, and the actual time consumed is the    absolute    mini-  ' The Sunshine Coast .Kiwao^.  is Peanut Drive and Streetf|  Sales made a net of,$416 fq��l  tb^e Gibsons Library Fund, aj|p  cording ta George Hopkins*^  who reports that there are;;  sti\l a few figures to come infe  mi  mum'""since ^those^^ candidates ���^^���fota^^^si ..^.  for photography are not required to strip. ���  At Gibsons, the hours are  Thursday, June 9: 2-5 p.m. and  7-9 p.m.; Friday, June 10i 10  to 12 a.m. and 1 to 4 p.m.  Port Mellon will be visited  June  13  and  14.  Attention of readers of The  Coast News is drawn .t0 the  half page advertisement on  Page Eight of this issue.  This advertisement has been  inserted by five food shops in  Gibsons. It'��� explains the position of these merchants in relation to a situation which has  developed" recently. As a rer  each - suit of this development a con-  Old h  OUSC';:  ^��� :,  .   .6y*n:;;  On Monday .this week..-: the  oldest house standing in Gibsons community fell before theV,  blades of the bulldozing demolition squad. :; :��� y'.  BuiJt at least 60: years ago,  lived in it as�� a tiny child in  189% it was������������ .cpn^truptied , of  hand. Jiewn; timbers and hand  ' split cedar. Many of the boards  ^ere 12 feet long?   /  A Mr. Manning, thought to  have been a^ irishman, built  the house, and V; lived there  while ^splitting shingles for  the Vancouver' market. They  were shipped: as qargb aboard  the Swamp Angel.  , Mr. Manning sold to a Mr.  McCall, who in turn sold it to  Mr. Pension. Mr. Reitze, the  final owner, purchased it from  .him.. '.''      ' '.-''' ' ������  Lately, the property, was  bought by the Irwin Motel,  and the old house finally  razed. The walls' were insulated with copies of the Montreal  Witness, dated 1890, pasted to  the sheathing.       .-.<..,.-.  grade. Grade VII students averaged* nine books this year.  Grade eight students have  each read 16 bOoks this year.  Grade X read 13 and Grade  XI a high of 22. The most  bocks read by One student;  this year was 88, but others,  were not far behind.  : New books are being classified and,shelved- aS they increase in; humberT "--....��� _  "^  si derable amount of money  that should reach the tills of  Gibsons merchants is being  sent outside Gibsons, with a resulting effect on the income of  local  merchants. -  Their advertisement explains their position and The  Coast News readers are urged.  to study it and gain an understanding of the position of  Gibsons food dealers.  MBS. ANNA GAARE  Mrs. Anna Gaare, aged 82,  passed away suddenly at her  home in Seehelt on June 4.  She had been in apparently  good health, but suffered a  stroke that day. Dr. D. McColl  was in attendance..  Mrs. Gaare was born in  Norway, at Trendjheim. All  of her latter years she had lived with her son Alf Garry, until tw0 years ago. ;;;  The funeral service was'  held on Wednesday, June 8,  from the Pentecostal Church  in Gibsons. W. Graham's funeral home had charge of all arrangements for the burial at  Seaview Cemetery.  Mrs. Gaare. leaves her. son  Alfred of Seehelt, and a  daughter, Mrs, Kerr of Edmonton, Alta.  Chinook at dock  Black Ball's ferry Chinook  was moored at the Gibsons  wharf Monday, while repairs  to the main generator were  being effected. The Chinook  had made a few runs from  Nanaimo to Horseshoe Bay,  but the faulty, generator was  proving s0 unsatisfactory it  was decided to lay the Chinook up for the day and make  complete repairs. "  Capt. Owen, Jones was  aboard. Engineer B. Tollefson,  who formerly lived in Gibsons  when the Qmllayute was in  service on the Gibsons-Horseshoe Bay run, described the  ferry briefly.  Dwarfing the dock at Gibsons, 'the Chinook is 324 feet  long, 10 feet longer than the  Kahloke, and more than twice  the length of the Bainbridge.  She has been remodelled to  take traffic at each end, and  loads two lanes at once.  This sum represents the pro*  fits on the sale of 74 cases, or*;-  1164 cans of Planters Peanuts;  with    a    special      purchasing^  price given 'to    the    Kiwanisi"  and a generous price paid1 by  the public as   its donation  to  the fund.  It also represents a lot of  work organizing, arranging  territories,' sales canvasses by  Kiwanis members, and finally  compiling results.  The fund thus raised will  make an excellent - beginning  for the Library.  ArticleThree  'This is the third and final  articled which the Seehelt  $oard: of Trade v Incorporation  committee reports to the people of Seehelt area the results  of its investigations into the  proposal ofj incorporating^ Seehelt as a;Yillage Municipality; ���-.';:���  In the first article we pointed out some of the duties of  a Village and the'! benefits the  the pertinent facts    respecting -owners. If the petition indicat-  the proposal. '  We shall now deal with the  method which must be followed to effect incorporation. We  have already filled1 the first  requirement, which is to acquaint the public with the proposal, by the publishing of  these three articles in The  Coast News. The second step  is to hold a public meeting for.,  the purpose of having open  discussion of the question so ;  that all interested persons may  es that a majority of the; adult  residents are in favor then the  Lieutenant - Governor - in -  Council will issue ��� letters patent empowering the formation of a Village. If the results  of the petition are not conclusive then a poll may be ordered to be taken on the question.  The public meeting will be  held in the Legion Hall, at Seehelt on Thursday, June 16, at  8 p.m. As the committee feels  that this is'a matter of prime  cipal clerk at GibsOns, who  who wiil be able to -answer  questions on municipal administration. The members of the    by the club over 400 children  PREPARE  REGATTA  At a meeting of the Pender  Harbour Aquatic Club held  Sunday in Garden iBay Clubhouse, encouraging reports  came from all committee heads  on progress to date for the  Eighth Annual Regatta to be  heldi in the Harbour on August 13.  Programs, pennants, and  posters were prepared at this  meeting and the report from  Mrs. Muriel Hodson on her  trip to Vancouver indicated  good support both for trophy  donations and advertising ia  the progsam.  It was emphasized at the  meeting that the Aquatic Club  was a non-profit organization "devoted to one basic objective: to teach the children  ��f the%rea~ to swim. Since the  inception of  this    programme  incorporation committee, J. E.  Parker, S. B. Howlett, Magistrate Andrew Johnston, E. F.  Cooke and Frank Parker, will  also be on the platform and  available for questioning by  the audience.  There are now a great many  incorporated areas in the province and more are continually  being formed.      It is notable  have become instructed* swimmers, and the popularity of  the swimming classes is grow*  ing steadily each year.  It was announced at the  meeting that Mr. Harvey Leith  who had been elected chah>  man of the Regatta Cornmit-  tee had left the Harbour , to  take a position in the Cariboo.1  The members    present    voted  people would  enjoy. The sec-^:inquire-and obtain further, in-.  iniportance to all residents of    that no area once incorporated    Mr. Bill Hodson in as    chair-  ond article dealt chiefly with  probable revenue.and expend^  iture to indicate the feasibility  from a financial point of view.  With these articles we will  have acquainted the public  with the facts and, figures  which.we honestly believe to  be true and which are the  results of the best efforts' of  the committee to find out all  formation on points not covered, or not completely covered by the published1 articles.  The opinion of the meeting on  the question will be obtained  by ballot at the close of .the  meeting.  The third step is t0 circulate  a petition for the signature of  all adult residents both property owners and non-property  the area we earnestly ask all  who will be able, to make a  point of attending' Anyone requiring transportation is in:  vited to phone Seehelt 51.  We will have in attendance  at the meeting Mr. H. Burdon,  provincial , assessor at New  Westminster, who will be able  to answer all questions on taxation, and Mr. R. Burns, muni-  has ever willingly reverted  back to unorganied territory.  The committee fervently believes that incorporation is in  the best interests of the people and would be a forward  step. It is our hope that all  residents of the area will  agree and show their interest  by attending the meeting next  Thursday, June 16.  man, and Mrs. Jean Whittaker  as vice-chairman.  There was a good turnout  of members and plans are go*  ing ahead rapidly for the biggest and best Regatta in the  Harbour's history.  Some special features were  hinted at during the meeting  but full details are to be announced later. 2 Coast News June 9, 1955.  ���  Wfcz MomiMtMsf:x  T~'~\.   .      Published by-Seehelt Peninsula News Ltd.  every Thursday, ai Gibsons, B.C.  FRED CRUICE, Editor and Publisher     \  DO WORTMAN, Advertising Manager       .  f^ssssber B.C.- Div.,  Canadian Weekly   Newspapers  Association  SSeanber' B.C. Weekly Newspaper Advertising Bureau  Box 128. Gibsons, B.C.    Phone 45W  Jk��3h.orized Second Class Mail, Post Office Department, Ottawa  Hates of Subscription: 12 mos. $2; 6 mos. $1.25;. 3 mos. 75c  Vtsti&ed States and Foreign. $2.50 per year 5c per copy  Ueeent discussions covering hanging lead to the  Jisint 62. viev that hanging ..is a barbaric practice. There  SisJiot a word in the discussions, if radio and press effusions  eau he called discussions, about murder being barbaric.  Murders have, been perpetrated as far back as the  fracas between Cain and Abel and have continued since  Wifcb some abatement every so often. As long as human  jKEssions are what they are we will have murders no mat-  tea- what summit our education might reach. Temper does  Bot always recognize the finer points of culture.  The commentators who rush in to decry hanging ap-  ipsTently are quite ready to recognize murder, is here to  stay because they offer no cure. They claim \ hanging is  based on laws hundreds of years old. This does not have  Bniwrik bearing on the matter because in spite of educational  isSvances during the last few hundred years we. are still  *s.^m^- sunder laws that were promulgated then and we have  Be? desire to change them. Some have been refined. So has  ikd Jaw covering hanging. Such events are no longer public  spectacles and the actual-hanging is less crude than it was.  However, the art ^of murder, barbaric as it was, is  feTiOSi/more barbaric today. The victim has much less chance.  _���&3jr commentators brush this aside and pour their lush  f&sars��on the poor chap that is to be hanged. Their educa-  tmn. on the subject has been apparently limited to one  Sssfe of the argument. True one of the Ten Commandments  jseads: Thou shalt not kill. But must that apply to one  sassfe CTily? Must it apply to the forces of law- and order  8��k oabt to the murderer?  No individual has to be hanged. Laws are made for  |K2c>ple who break them and not for law-abiding citizens.  *Eh& term "legalized murder" Has been used to describe  &SQging..This means the commentator is. asking the law to.  tasiiLits other cheek so the murderer, can slap it to the tune  ���� S&e cost of keeping the criminal alive at state expense.  If we must go "soft" about something:���a movement  fer &his or that to make a better world in-which to live���  "vs&ar not organize criminals under some insurance scheme.  Eet them pay premiums into an insurance fiind for the  feea^fit of the families of those murdered. Far-fetched?  T&ss,- ^>ut it is a great deal more practical and could do more  good than stumping for the; abolishmentof hanging. Prob-  aSrfar it would not allow commentators to rhapsodize,  tSto^er or get lost in the realm of the problematical.  BYL5J.;  Nature sees man control the  wind, the wind sweeps man  away. ��� Mathew Arnold.  The Greeks had nice names  for the winds; Boreas, north;  Euros, east; Notos, south; and  Zephros, west. Wind also concerns us here and I explain  why to my visitors from the  high grass lands who regard  wind only when conspicuous  by its absence.  He tells me there are very  few days in his part of the  country, whioh is Saskatchewan, that they don't have  wind and he also remarked  that it was only ,last  year that he discarded his 32-  volt wind charged generator.  The logging business contends with wind constantly.  The first thing one listens for  in the early waking is the  wind, how much and' from  what quarter. Will it be blowing too hard up in the hi��h  level woods for the f allers;  will it interfere with the booming <or towing. These are things  for the staff to cope with.  Here in our bailliwick if it's  sou' east it will most surely  rain before long; if it's westerly we may have several days  of fine  weather.     .  There are two basic industries that are ruled by the  wind to a more or less degree,  fishing and logging and the  interior logging not so much  as the wind in that area is  something that stirs the tree  tops a bit.  I well remember the north  wind in the mountains. When  we came off slriffe at a tunnel  job fairly) high.u$r)t was quite  a matter for "(d^bS't^jespecially  if it was beiow^zerV weather  and then the wmaVwas a fiendish arrangement that found  every weak spot in the clothes  that one had on. With half a  mile to go to camp there was  sublime relief in closing the  door on the relentless wind.  The day of radio weather reporting made things easier for  Summer school  Some changes would help     to expand  BY   DO  WORTMAN  Cssrrtain items cf provincial  legislation could' well be  ���&E��i��Efed to meet changing con-  tSStms 3n B.C.<  Gtee, I believe, that would .  meet with almost 100 percent  ��gj$stmja\ would be that per-  fa&E&nil ?lo livestock ranging at  Iferrge in areas whioh cannot;  \e�� j��ay stretch of the imagina-  tsesfj, be described as "ranch-  feff" country.  Horses, cattle, sheep, goats,  caa$ &igs, and kindredl animals  $��L "jrajised in a non-agricultural  ex better, non-ranching country are more than a nuisance.  SSae^ are definitely a danger  fe common well-being. Stock-  3KB2seEsing at large on paved  M^tways invites disaster to  ���BsEjaers and passengers in buses;, tfoacks, and cars. Their un-  jsetsoLictable meanderings have  erased .mere than one acci-  ��l!fee��; an this area, and as traf-  i��& increases will cause more.  ���SKr,aen crops are ruined,  iStesuStforces and bushes stripped  &2S%. l&troken, lawns tramped in-  *as sriorasses, field crops dam-  S^giES; fences broken and end-  3RS& <iSamage done byuntended  St ^fiae owners of such live-  9��&&z cannot provide them  ���ttfifefc ���sufficient pasturage, and  $3*?g? ?nust be turned out to  g^assse elsewhere, they should  fte? caused to provide a herder,  tte gBEotect the stock from wan-r  ��teSng near moving vehicles,  csz#i to. prevent their horns  .Ij&esm. bec&ming entangled- in  '|&2i ipodies. of .passers-by. ,-. '���-: ..  ' ''"SSCe herder could also be  Stesassance against the stock be-  ��6SE#ng hung up in. garden;.  ifesanes* or gorging themselves  fe>��3eath on unguarded, lawn  ^ttss, garden plants, shrub-  fes^T snd flowers.  Si?��E3K wandering at large  ���BKJ^KEEt a herder must often  ���ftes j���� 'fisnger of food-poisoning  ��a as* least of eating material  SteSBQSiful to the milk of dairy  ��ac��SB ��>r goats. The herder  �����&5S$33 -guard against this un-  S��sc!53e^ possibility.. Animals in  e&6K3ge<o�� a herder would be in  &5���� ctanger of being chased  "Bj^ passing jeeps or bicycles,  *&3��53�� ��two creatures having a  c8��33m�� aversion to herders.  Wandering small -children  going along the roads would  be less likely to attack cranky  cattle, if the latter were protected by the presence cf a  herder.  The only other solution to  the problem we can see is the  provision of a. journeyman  butcher, who might be employed to put wandering, unattended livestock cut of their  misery by butchering them  whenever they are found suffering from over-indulgence in  lawn grass, garden truck, fruit  or flowers, or whenever found  in danger of suicide, on the  highways.  A small fee, payable by the  owner of the cattle, might be  assessed to cover such a butcher's salary. The resultant meat  might well be stored in lockers to provide annual dinners  for the owners of garden, orchard or field crops normally  devoured by these unhappy  wandering animajls.  Perhaps the Society for the.  Prevention of Cruelty to Animals might* be enlisted to lobby for this legislative change.  New B.C. atlas  Premier W. A, C. Bennett  announced that the B.C. government will assist the B.C.  Natural Resources Conference  in the preparation of a British  Columbia Atlas of Resources.  The assistance is in the ��������� form  of a loan of $50,000, to finance  the- printing; The money is repayable ,��� by ythe conference  froni:' returns^ohtained^thrcugh  , sale. Of the Atlas^    V  For the first time in British Columbia, and for the  first time in North America,  the .geography, physical, and  human, and the natural resources and their state of development are being presented  within the covrs of a single  volume. The Atlas will coin-  tain fifty maps in full color  and accompanying illustrated  text pages facing the maps.  The first printing of 10,000  copies will include a deluxe  edition of 1,000, a general office, and home edition, and a  special school edition in numbers to meet anticipated needs.  Big things will be happening on the University of British Columbia campus this  July and August.  Expanded programs in the  Summer School of the Thea^  tre, Summer School of the Opera, arts and crafts, home economics and education have  been schedule'd . Summer  school classes begin July 4 and  end August, 19. The registration period closes July 4.  Among the world famous  theatre personalities coming to  instruct are Tyrone Guthrie,  director of the Stratford  Shakespearean Festival; Iris  Warren, speech authority from  the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, and  Henry Schnitzler, Vienna-bcrn  associate professor of theatre  arts from the University of  California.  Dorothy Somerset, who has  been studying abrOad on a  Canadian Fcamdation Fellowship, will head UBC's Summer  School of the Theatre.  Director of music- for the  Summer School of the Opera  will be Nicholas Goldschmidt  of Toronto's .Royal Conservar  toryi of Music.  Opera highlight for the summer session will be ah Aug. 22-  24 production of "The Consul"  by Gian-Carlo Menotti. Theresa Gray, who won acclamation from Toronto critics ! for  her powerful performance of  "Magda Sorel," will star in  this production.  The Summer School of the  Theatre, prograni vwill include  .. a;;se^feW^]^s;^^#?F*edejBifr  ic Wood 'l^eatref^Jury" 4-1J8;  the annual children'sv show,  July 28-30; ah outdoor production- off Van Hofmanstahl's  "Everyman," Aug! 5. and 6,  andMpliere's "The Miser" om  Aug. 10-13.  Four full-tuition bursaries  are available for talented students who wish to attend the  Summer School of the Theatre.  Summer session housing  will be available on the campus. Requests, for the Summer  School calendar and for further information should be cd-  dressed to The Registrar, University of British Columbia,  Vancouver 8, B.C.  the: fisherman. He- can choose  whether to go outr or hot with  the chance of getting a set or  two before being driven in.  He ocn also experience the relief of anchoring in the lee in  nice calm water and the wind:  shrieking in the tree tops accompanied by the rumbling  sizzle of heavy surf on the bar  outside. ..'..:.'  The wind will likely govern  the fate of ma$y civilians in  any warfare of the future when  deadlj^ dust will be wind borne  t0 fall on all' and sundry. A  north wind hereabouts brings  us a grim and! smelly reminder  of the shape of things to come  and it makes one wonder whav  civic defence would amount to  if this gentle portent is multi  plied a million times and  changed into a miasma laden  with a horrible death. I fcr  one cannot imagine any of us  weeding the garden or pouring tea in the glass /suits that  are suggested as an answer for  the new age.  The cyclonic winds,of the  stratosphere are out of our  ken, if we see a 50-mile-an-  hour Squamish we reckcn we  have had enough. The air  transport business of today* is  trying to map this 200- to 300-  mile-arvhour. wind for everyday use and it is certain the  man of the near future will  be riding these high velocity  winds, to all parts of the earth.  There is plenty of room for  debate as to what he will  do  when he gets where he is going, and it must be terribly ap1  parent even now, that if a little  thought is not given to our  ever increasing , degeneration  in general none of us will be  here tQ welcome him back.  "���"'  B. W. M. BONE  Chartered    Accountant.  1045   West Pender Si.  TAtlow  1954  VANCOUVER 1.   B.C.  I.O.O.Fi Sunshine Coast  Lodge No. 76 meets Gibsons Legion Hall, 2nd and  4th Fri:  RESPONSIBILITY  When the class of '55 applies  for jobs the personnel people  will pay special attention to  th'e youth who showed evidence  in his school and university  years of having ability and  willingness to accept responsibility. He may have held a  post on the student council, or  on the school paper, in direction of sports or in the organizing of class or school activities of one sort or another.  In some way, not necessarily  a big way, the most desired  young man or-young woman  applying for a position in business will have shown capacity  to shoulder responsibilty.  '    *   "       '*:      ���     *    ������������'.-���-'  -It takes all sorts of people  to keep the husmess of the  world moving. One' man can  look after himself who cannot  guide others, and his is an important place in life. It so happens that young people���-and  men and women of the class of.  '45 or '35, too���who can be  trusted with responsibility for  managing and organizing and  despatching business are less  numerous and therefore eagerly sought.  . . .   *      *      * ���  .No department in    industry  or"husiness will run itself efficiently. It needs    a    leader.  ��� Even the    lorchestra    with    a  skilled  performer     in     every  % seat must have a man on   the  ' podium to lead.    The  greater  the virtuosity of the musicians,  the greater the need    for    a  man who will be    responsible  for keeping them in harmony.  What fits a man to    accept  responsibility? He has to have   .  intellectual ability, knowledge '  of. men,  imagination,., energy,  enthusiasm,    the : quality      of  prompt decision, and- a personality  that  wins  people  to  do  his will. There is a proverb to  the effect that   an   army   of  sheep led by a lion would defeat an.army of lions led by a  sheep.  * ��� *      *  There are two sorts of responsibility in ��� business: the  sense of responsibility of the  man who is on his way. up,  and the sense of responsibility of the man who has arrived.  As he progresses in years and  position, a man develops a  feeling of general responsibility instead of a spirit of private adventure.  There are three ways in  which the young person enter-  ing'. business should' try to  prove his capacity to bear responsibility; he should accept  accountability for his actions,  he, should demonstrate his dependability.witin reference to  things -^- money, commodities  or tasks ��� allotted to his custody, and he should show his  competency to act on general  instructions without detailed  guidance.  * *    . *'  The only way to. develop a  sense  of responsibility)  ia . to  *&ltfiffipk$;l lb^u%:.^rfe^i^iblie"i'i*;.;  This' demands'"sound of'r  one's., qiialities of imagination,  sp as to see the wide horizon,  b^clcbhing; perception, t^ de-  tect the chances ^immediately  at hand;. and. judgment, to decide ! that. this is ttie way of  mature life one^ want?.  Anyone may. be &vwkte$L  arid enlightened by this little  experiment. Take any ,pr��b-  lem, tiny or big, occurring in  your daily, work, a problem  that is just a little ahead of.  ycoir present job and responsi-  bilitjyt.. Get the facte, for and  against; put them in the scales  of yOur judgment, and weigh  them; decide what action you  and the  class of '55  would take if the responsibility were yours; check your results against what actually  happens; go back over your  reasoning to see whether, in  the light of; what happened  when the decision was put into effect, you have reason to  change your mind..  . *   i.  *      *  The man who seeks to qualify himself for positions of responsibility will *. master the  disciplines of thorough - going,  and patient analysis of questions requiring his answer. He  will learn to> differentiate  quickly what is significant  and what is inconsequential.  He >will train himself to' appraise human motives and to  assess probable and possible  results with dispassionate precision.  Training under pressure in  a group is the finest discipline  in the world. In a disciplined  group there is no room for the  fidgety, easily irritated person. People learn to conceal  their dislikes and their disappointments and to maintain  their composure. They rid  their minds of many false images, thus clearing the way  for straight thinking when  they attain higher rank.  The acceptance of responsibility demands courage. Men  grow up with different degrees  of courage, but every natural  disposition may be    improved  by training and exercise.  ���The Royal Bank of Canada  Monthly Letter. ;  The power of time and com*  pound interest offered by an  Investors Syndicate Plan  allows you to accumulate  the money necessary for a,'  worryless retirement. Fbr  full details contact your;  Investors representative:    , ,;  Write or, Phone  NEV  ASTLEY  District Mariager  Room 313 Pembertoh  Bldg.  Phone MA 5283 :  Vancouver, B.C.      '  INVESTORS  Syndicate  O '    e.A .�� A O  iss  AUTOMOTIVE  REPAIRS  JOHN J. DUNKIN  Doctor of Optometry  906  Birks  Building  VANCOUVER, B.C.  MARINE    ENGINES  OVERHAULED  McCULLOCH  POWER SAWS  Sales���Service���Parts  TIRES  WELDING  SOLNIK  SERVICE STATION  Phone    SECHELT    48 C  I  ���N  -i.  .'/  'S^X'^'^'-  ..��"S''   '      '    ���  ���r  "Isn't she a smart iob?,^.  Wish I had a garage."  **Why don't you build one with  a Bank of Montreal  Home  Improvement Loan?  That's a very practical suggestion. See your local B of M  manager about a Home Improvement Loan today. And ask for  your copy of this folder.   ���  ,B6i~MHojBeTjQqBlJj^e*,;  ment Loans are iasx- ���  pensive ��� interest at  only'.5x/i% per .annum  ���- repayable m easy  instalments.  f  OF  Gibsons Branch: DOUGLAS SMITH, Manage*  Seehelt Branch: RONALD MINNION, Manager  Port Mellon ^Sub-Agency): Open on  Canadian Forest Products Ltd. semi-monthly paydays  ���   ������'. ��� " '.���������-.���������.���-���  WORKING WITH CANADIANS IN EVERY WALK OF LIFE SINCB Jil?    '  ������ ��� ;lllll...lllil.l.lllllAffiia '//A  Con-st Nev?s Juno 9,  3055   3  THE VALUE  OF STRUGGLE  Several ,years ago, an Englishman who hadi lived for  many years on the island of  Samoa, where Robert Louis  Stevenson made his- home, tcld  me that the climate was so  pleasant and the soil so fertile that the natives were enervated and became listless.. He  had a lot of respect for the  natives but the sterner virtues,-  such - as reliability and initiative were lacking. The Samoan  language had no words such as  grit, handicap, courage, and  difficulty. Life cam'e easy and  they hadi no need for these  words.  ������������- ������    '* .   * '*'.-:���  On the other hand it is well  known that in severe climates,  such > as Scandanavia and Finland, the rugged life makes  characters sturdy and enterprising. So struggle has its  place in. the development of  worthwhile men and women.  I'once wrote a story for boys  which illustrates this truth:  Several years ago a squadron  of the British Navy lay at anchor in a fine natural harbour  on the east coast of Scotland.  The ships were;being^refuelled  before proceeding elsewhere.  Unexpectedly a storm arose  and its fury was such that the  naval ships chafed and fretted  at their moorings, chains were  , snapped "and in a few-hours a  great deal of damage was  done. ; The hurricane came  from the east and for a short'  time it looked as if the vessels  would be dashed against., the  rocks.- "'"There is only one  thing to do," said the commander, "we must put to sea and  face the ;storm.'V.;So the ships  ^'faced:'i^0:���-hurricah0;���;arJld found  safety by doing what at first  seemed a foolhardy;thing. ;���;���  ��� '������������ ���''������':';;.*���'.v -*>.yyx*xxx- ���' ���"������  We often hear people talk  about a sheltered; life, a life  where one is shielded and projected/frbrnu^ experiences, . Actuallyrthere is ho  such thing. If one does try to  avoia* danger; and difficulty,  disaster is, sure ���tq. follow;  In Pilgrim's Progress, John  Bunyan tells of Mr. 1 'imidity  who was always trying to  avoid taking any kind of risks.  DIRECTORY  ACCOUNTING SERVICE  PENINSULA  ACCOUNTING SERVICE  AIL Types  of Accounting  Problems Expertly Attended  Village Enterprises Bldg.  Seehelt  Office Open 9 a.m.-���5 p.m.  Daily  Phone Seehelt 98J  P.O. Box 38, Gibsons >  BICYCLES,   BABY-BUGGIES  SECHELT   CYCLE  Bicycles New & Reconditioned  Repairs io All Wheeled Goods  Saw Filing  Lawn Mowers Sharpened  Phone Seehelt 95M  BUILDING SUPPLIES  GIBSONS  BUILDING    SUPPLIES  LTDv  "WE    CARRY   THE   STOCK"  Phone Gibsons 53  BULLDOZING ~~~  TRACTOR WORK  Clearing,  Grading, Excavating  D-4 & D-6 Bulldozing  Clearing Teeth  ARCHES FOR RENT  A. E. Ritchey  Phone Gibsons 86  He spent.his life waiting until  he was absolutely safe and  sure about everything before  he made a move. The result  was that instead of being safe  his want of courage was his  chief undoing. Most of the difficulties we meet could easily  be overcome if we were brave  enough to face them squarely.  ���> *      *      *  There is a good illustration  of this in the Old Testament.  As the Israelites approached  Canaan, spies were sent out to  view the land and make a report* They returned and made  their report to Moses and Aaron. They said it was a wonderful land with abundant water  and fertile soil. It was a landi  of wheat and barley and such  fruit as they had never seen  before. They brought a cluster  of,'grapes so large that it required two men to carry it. So  , far it was a mignificent report  but they added: "We were not  able to go against the people  for they were stronger than  we . . .we saw' giants, the  sons of Anak, and we were in  our own sight as grasshoppers'  and so we were in their sight."'  *      * ������*���������.  Braver men than these, however,, spoke up and urged * a  forward movement, such men  a's- Joshua and Caleb. So the  Israelites entered the land and,  possessed, it. And just here is  an interesting thing; nothing  was ever ���.'seen or heard of any  giants. No doubt there were  some tall men there j but their  size was.; greatly exaggerated.  In the eyes of the timid spies  fear magnified difficulties.  They were fearful with noth-  ��� ing to be afraid of. Joshua,  like the <- British commander,  knew that the way out of  danger was to. face and conquer it. There is truth in this  old verse by Aanon Hiil:  Tender handed stroke a nettle,  And it stings you for your.  pains;  Grasp it like a man of mettle^  And it gpft as silk remains.  . *      *      *  Our quotation today is by  Frank Crane: "If every man  were a millionaire, the: world  ; would speedily go to the devil.  The fact that most people need  to. struggle keeps the world  sOund and sane."  Business and  Professional  PENINSULA  ELECTRONICS  TV & Radio Sales and Service  ALL    WORK    GUARANTEED  Fleetwoods  Philco &   Dumont  PHONE 75 W  BUILDING    BULLDOZING  CONTRACTING  Ran Vernon,  R.H.   1,  Gibsons  Phone 26W ":!  CLEANERS ~~  PENINSULA    CLEANERS  Cleaners for the   Seehelt  Peninsula  ; ^/'; Phone:  Gibsons .100  BEAUTY  SALONS      ~>  SECHELT  BEAUTY    SALON  For Appointments  Phone  Seehelt 95 J  HOURS;  10 ' a.m. to 5  p:m.  ELECTRICAL  WORK  Home and Industrial Wiring  Electrical  Heating s  GIBSONS    ELECTRIC   .  Phone 130    \  Authorized  GE  Dealer  Radios, Appliances, TV Service  WIRING  Commercial &  Residential  Electric  Space Heating;  Anywhere on the Peninsula  PARKER and SIM  ELECTRIC  Parker's  Hardware  Seehelt 51 ��� 75K Evenings  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 134, 104 or 33  RADIO        I  RICHTER'S   RADIO ��� TV  SALES and SERVICE  Speedy, Guaranteed" Work  SALES ON EASY TERMS  Phone SECHELT 25J  FURNITURE ,  O and S SALES, SERVICE  .       Agents  For  Propane Gas  Combination Gas Ranges  Sales  and  Installations  Free Estimates  Electric and Gas Hot Plates  FURNITURE  LINOLEUMS  Phone 30S Seehelt  REFRIGERATION  REFRIGERATION  SALES and SERVICE  Commercial '.��� Domestic  25 Years' Experience-  A.  M.  CAMPBELL  SECHELT 83 W  BY MUIRNEAG  In last week's article a misprint made it read that Woodwards' buyer paid Dave Mac-  kay and father $5 apiece for  humpback salmon. - It should!  have read 5 cents apiece.  To get back to Gibsons, I'll  never  forget the first   time  I  When my curiosity bump  showed, I was invited back to  see just how a locker plant  was built, and So saw the Seehelt Locker plant in the making. Norm Watson and Frank  Parker are pleased to see such  progress, and were proud..;, to  have the building foreman  show the plant in its present  stage.  " First a gement foundation  was poured, adjoining their  original building: The frame  building sits on this. The first  sheathing is lined heavilyi with  a tarry substance as a vapor  barrier. Inside this, walls,  floor and roof are lilted with  ten inches of glass wool. This  again is lined with sheets ; of  half inch five-ply, perforated  with many holes for ventilation.' -::.'-'.' '���"."'  A final floor-will go down  on top of the plywood floor,  and the plant will be ready to  receive the locker. cabinets.  The cold? That's supplied by a  freezing unit ��� and the Seehelt, Locker Plant will be  ready for use: . .;>.,' x-y  ihe r human mind seems I to  be naturally inventive, or per-  saw or spoke to Harry Wtzn.  I had an old car in Burnaby  and I wanted to get it up here  to Gibsons. . It was a sniall  thing. I onlyt paid S5 for it. It  was all stripped; only the hood  was attached, so I built a box.  on the back resembling a 1/2-  ton truck.  I went to the Union Steamship to get it shipped up. They  wanted $14.50 to do so, with,  no guarantee when it would.  arrive or where;, either here  or Roberts Creek, sq I told  them they were crazy. The'  thing only weighed 1200 lbs.  However, I got it up'on' a  fish packer. It cost me a couple  packages of. cigarettes to do so.-  One of my first trips was  up from the wharf in it, Wally  Peterson and I. I had 200 fathoms of cork line and leads  coiled nicely in the back. Coming up past Winn's house, I  remarked to Wally that the  old car had still plenty of  power and going faster all the  way up: '  Finally I looked benind and  I could see my cork line bobbing up" on the road behind. It  uncoiled itself all the way "up.  I told Wally to take the wheel  and back down easy. I just  started coiling it back on the  truck. Backing past Winn's  house, he was standing in  front * and shouted iri that  squeaky voice of his, "How is  the fishing,  M.S.?"  I was so mad at the time,  but he never forgot that and  to this day he reminds me   of  it.  ��� \.     X' .,.,..   ,���-���--. ���'.   ;  He himself had an old Model  T Ford truckjat that time and  he brought | rney home my first  cord    of    ]..^'pdV';".;'..:He   could  - i��^  �� + *<*** ��� tr i f*.r \  BCAA officers  for convention  The annual meeting of the  Canadian Automobile Association will take place in Halifax  on June 9 and 10 where the  host club will be the Maritime  Automobile Association.  Four delegates from the British Columbia Automobile association will attend these  meetings1. The four are ILv'erett  J. Irwin, president BCAA; R.  J. Hastings, vice president  CAA and chairman CAA Ways  and; 'Means committee; Howard  Bpothe,, BCAA director; '^and,  H. Frank Bird, ^secretary-man*;  ager of the BCAA  I     ���  Ihe de Rimanoczy Quartet  cf Vancouver is currently presenting . a series of chamber  music programs over the CBG  Trans-Canada network on Sunday nights at 9 o'clock.  The members of the quartet  are (left to right)"' Smyth.  Humphreys, violinist; John  Chlumecky, second violinist^  Jean, de Rimanoczy, leader  and first violinist; and Malcolm Tait, 'cellist. Three of tfi^  musicians are first chair members of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra; Mr. de Rimanoczy being concertmaster,  Mr. Humphreys viola section,  leader, Mr. Tait the 'cellos ari&  Mr. Chlumecky is in the fir^fc  violin, section.  WIGAED'S SHOE  ;Wo!;!?X:  haps people are naturally lazy,  However^ ^he/looks at itr,pne  must recognizQ, the- benefits? of    squeeze tfca^ugh7any   opening  many inventions "created X to    with, same' and   the    cost    of  course was $1 a lead hauling.  It didn't; matter where., it had  fo come from; .'  .For quite a number of years  after that, Herb Steinbrunner  cut myi year's supply of firewood on his father's property  at $3 a cord all stacked. He  told me then it was a poor  day on which he couldn't fall  and cut a cord a day. Well, if  I could do the same in three  days I figured I was doing  well. ���     .        .    .  inventions  save'" labjor^.':' ;!'  , For example, the new little  plastic ice trays which; produce  chipped" ice by freezing in minute sections, which are 'reduced to chips by simply bending the flexible plastic -trap  certainly save both labor and  time.  Another; time saver ���"'and  labor saver ���-is the flexible,  stretchable hose on the new  model yacuurn cleaners^ .'The  hose stretches to* uhirriagined  lengths, and saves the carrying of the spherical tank from  place to place. Most useful on  stairs and while doing walls or  drapes. Far corners cf clothes  cupboards are easily reached.  . Da-a-a-vy Crockett! A host  of sons of the wild frontier,  garbed in coonskin caps and  doe-skin (in this instance,  suede), jackets, fringes dancing, have taken possession of  the Peninsula; ��� Who knows  what  adventures    take    place  WILL GIVE PROMPT SERVICE  ON PHONE OR MAIL ORDERS  BUS DELIVERIES WHERE DESIRED  More Summer Shoes  CAULK BOOTS  Phone 25S  SPIKE SHOES  Seehelt  ONTARIO FIRST IN FURS  Ontario is the leading province in. fur production, accounting in the 1953-54 fur  season for $4,597,000 of Canada's outpat value of $19,288,-  000. Manitoba was second with  S3;569,000' and Alberta third  with $3,424,000. Next in order  were British Columbia, Quebec, Saskatchewan, four Atlantic provinces together, the  Northwest  Territory and    the  DEPENDABLE  Yes, dependable duty day4n and day-out is what you can count on with the aewr,' *  improved Modei 99 McCulloch Chain Saw. It cuts big timber "like butter"^>  Comes with straight blades 20 to 60 inches long (interchangeable) or with ai t  20-incb bow. Come see it and try it out... we'll .five you top allowance oi�� >  your old saw.-  The NEW MtCuUodt  ,1ha NEW McCulloch  fiaberfooih chain is a  : full 50% stronger A  y...lhertfs hone  tougher!  Model 99  under thosp coon-skin caps?-'   Yukon Territory.  Delivered to you  for only 4.  (tcOR     ' lest, of cour$���� y  4f J; A <J      a generous       *  allowance on your old saw. '  Krjg^^g@^^Du/Apg.  PHONE 33  UTO.  GIBSONS.  B.C.  All he has learned..  The experience arid .judgment of this man  are of direct importance to a large number of  people in his community.  He is the manager, of a branch of one of the  chartered banks. Behind him are years of training In  various branches as teller, accountant, assistant  manager. Back of him, too, are the special skills  and broad experience of the bank he represents.  Everything he has learned abonc people^ and  business, and sound banking practice is put to work  every day in the service of hfs customers.  He directs a banking service-centre where a  wide range of banking services, designed for  specific purposes, are available to everyone   .  in die community.  Of proven ability, tested by years*of  practical experience, he is a key man in  the Canadian, banking sysrem.  Only a chartered bank offers a full  range of banking services, including:  PERSONAL LOANS  To finance your personal needs;  repayment in regular instalments from your earnings.  HOME IMPROVEMENT  LOANS  For repairs, alterations or  additions to your home.  COMMERCIAL LOANS  For business or industrial firms,  large and small; producers,  processors, retailers���every  type of enterprise.  MONEY TRANSFERS  By mail, telegram or cable to  anywhere in the world.  THE 'CI-I'AIITZILED -BANKS   SERVING  YOUR   COMMUNITY 4 C^ast-News June ��r 1������*  ���was as follows: Gibsons 126\V��,  Pender Harbour (including Irvine's Landing and Halfmoon  Bay), 120; Port Mellon, 116%,  Roberts Greek, 72;. Seehelt' 53.  Results in the events follow:  Seven and under girls dash:  Nancy Dubois (PH), Diane McDonald (PM), Heather' Garlick  (G).  Seven and under boys dash:  Sydney Lee (PH), Roger Skid-  The   annual    inter - school  track meet for the Seehelt  Peninsula was held at Roberts Creek on Saturday, June  4. Gibsons Landing Elementary School won the PTA  Council shield for the second  consecutive year. A system of  handicaps was employed to  assist the smaller schools. Total points won by the various-  echoois     including    handicaps  ANOTHER  ROCK GAS RANGE  BARGAIN  The BABY GEAND GIANT OVEN  ROCK-GAS RANGE  Regular Price $254.50  OUR SPECIAL $229.50  Get Into "ROCK-GAS" For  Fast Clean Economical Cooking  O' LTD.  S��HONE 33 GIBSONS.  B.C.  ���MimiiiMmmwHiamMi  I  MARINE MEN'S WEAR  Will       ^>m        For  Do  This  JUNE 19  PHONE 41H   ��� GIBSONS ~   THEATRE BLDG.  T.Li>ii  MftfllMHIIIIMim  more (G), Peter;vLee (PH).V^ '  .".. Eight arid nine girls    dash:  Diahna    Knight ^ (PH);"   Rita.  Bracewell  (G),    Janet    Kruse  (G).  Eight and nine boys xlash:  Burton Ayles (G), Allan Marshall (G), Garry Hulmer (PH).  Ten and n girls dash: Lynn  Kullander (G), Gail Greggen,  (PM), and Myrna Inglis (G),  tied for second place.  Ten and 11 boys dash: John  Hague (G), Teddy Donnelly  (PH), Richard Kruse (G).  '  Twelve and over girls dash:  Bonnie Duboise (PH), Roberta  Barnes (G), Gail Greggain  (PM).  Eight  and  nine girls broad  jump: Donna Armstrong (PM),  ��� Karen Fontaine    (S),    Dianna  Knight (PH).  v Eight and nine boys broad  jump: Lionel Speck (G), Garry Hulmer (PH), Bobby Stewart (PM).  Ten and 11 girte broad  jump: Bonnie Stroshein (S),  Mary Pearson (RC), Gail Greg-  gin (PM).  Ten and 11 boys broad  jump: Barry Reeves (RC),  John Speck (G), Michael McCartney (G).  Twelve and over girls broad  jump: Evelyn Cook (G), Gail,  Greggain (PM), Bonnie Dubois (PH).  Twelve'and over boys broad  jump: Wayne Swanson (PM),  Norman Wolansky (PM), Stanley Schooler (PH).  Ten and 11 girls high jump:  Laura Emerson (S), Joyce  Po,ttsu(S), i.Majry. .Pearson ,((RC),  Ten and 11 boys high j ump :  , .Te4^y, Dormelly, (PH),-   BarTie-  Reeves (RC),    JRobert    Taylor  (G). ��  Twelve and- over girls high  jump: Roberta^Bfihfnes (G)and  Bonnie  Dubois  (&H) ���^tied  for'first ��� Deritftehe'y (GX-  Twelve and over boys high  lump:.. Jim, Boyd (G),, Norman  Wolansky (PM), .Larry Simpson (PM), and Ricky Waller  (RC)���tied for third.    .  Ten and 11 girls ball throw:  Bonnie Porter (G),    Rosemary  . Femble (PH), Betty Lou Baird  (S).  Ten and 11. boys ball throw:  Barrie Reeves (RC), Lowell  Pearl (G), Wally Vee (RC).  Twelve and over girls ball  throw: Bonnie Porter (G), Evelyn Cook (G), Louise Bloij-  gren (RC).  Twelve and over boys ball  throw: Norman Wolansky  <PM), Wayne Swanson (PM),  Wendell Hunter  (G).  Seven and under girls sack  race: Patsy Slodey (PH), Esther Phillips (PH), Phyllis Emerson (S).  Seven and under boys sack  race: Rockie Zontolos (PM),  Roger Skidmore (G), ' Randy  Boyes (PM).  Eight and nine . girls sack  race: Glenna Duncan (PH)  Maureen Donnelly (PH), Cecile  Reitze (G).  Eight and nine boys sack  race: Lionel Speck (G), Garry  Hulmer (PH), and David Wilson (G)��� tied for second.   ,  Seven and under girls three  legged race: Dianne MacDon-  ald- arid Maureen Forshner  (PM), Anne Cameron and June  Cameron (PH), Nancy Dubois  and Patsy Sladey (PH).  -. Seven and. under boys three  legged race: Peter Lee and  Sandy. Hately (PH), Ronnie  Service and Wayne Blongren  (RC), v, Synney ftLee ,; and ;... Joe  EVERYONE SHOULD SEE THIS!  ���9  50 PERFORMERS  of ilie PORT MELLON  INSTREL GROUP  Splendid Entertainment  SAT. JUNE 11 - 8.30 P.M.  High  School  Auditorium  -  Gibsons  ADULTS-75C, STUDENTS-50c, CHfLDREN-35c  Sponsored  by  Sunshine  Coast  Lodge,  LO.O.F.  ��^T^^sa^!  ���    . ������;;������ ������.rA,\'v,-: ���"���;���.���������  y June 12, 1955 .  '**?.. ,-,AMaLi<Jffi:!.::'?:  First,.Su^ay* after ^Trinity  SI. Barthoibmew'i^XSibsdns  11.00 a.m. Sunday; School  3.30 p.m. Evensong���������  St. Hilda's, Seehelt  11.00 a.m: Sunday School  1.45 p,m, Evensong  ... St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  11.00 a.m. Holy Communion  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  Port Mellon Com. Church  9.00   a.m.   Holy Communion,  ..St. Mary's. Pender Harbour  -   11.00 a.m. Divine Service  "\,.     1       UNITED        ,",..  Gibsons  Sunday School, 9.45 a.m.  Public   Worship^   11.00 a.m.  Roberts Creek, 2 p.m.  Wilson Creek S.S., 11 a.m.  Public Worship, 3,30 p.m.  . ���{' Port Mellon  7,30 p.m. the lst,i2nd and 4th  Sundays     '   :  ,,.      ST. VINCENT'S  Holy Family, Seehelt, . 9 a.m.  St. Mary's, Gibsons, 10.30 a.m,  Port Mellon,   firjsi^&unday Of  each month at\#11$�� a.m.  ���PEKPT^C^&Lt,':;-  9.45 a.m. Sun3aJpSchool  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.  BETHEL, SECHELT  Sunday School,, 2 p.m.  Sunday Gospel, 3 p.m.  Use" Coast Hows ''] lCIaasSfi��&  Ads and Get Results.  Hately (PH).      _ !  Eight ar^nine^irls" three'  legged race: Glenna Duncan*  and Llona Duncan (PH), Janet  Kruse and Linda DeMarco (G),  Linda Lucken and Dianne  MacDonald   (S).  Eight and nine boys three  legged race: David Geant and  Bobby Stewart (PM), David  Husby and David Wilson (G),  Vaughn Franske and Steven  WheUer (S).  Ten and 11 girls three legged race: Lynn Kullander and  Bonnie Porte'r (G), and Laura  Emerson and Jean Scott (S)~  tied fcy first���Spnia putchalski  and Bernice Hjorthoy (G), and  Mary Pearson and Beverley  Eihnerty (RC)���tied for  third.  Ten and 11 boys three legged race: Teddy Donley and  Joe Archibald (PH), Ronnie  Simms and Robert Lamsden  (SV David Grant and Bobbie  Stewart (PM).. .  Twelve and over girls three  legged race: Dell Ritchey and  Jean Cattanach (G), Lynn Kullander and Bonnie Porter (G),  Sharon Stewart and Doreen  PoUuck  (S).  Twelve and over boys three  legged race: Kenneth Feidler  and Gunnar Christiansen .(G),  Ronnie Simms and Robert  Lumsden (S), Wayne Greggin  and Martin Iverson (PM).V  tGirls relay: Peiider Harr  bour, Port Mellon, Gibsons.  Boys relay: Gibsons, Port  Mellon, Seehelt.  The shield was presented by  Mrs. N. Hough; president    Of.  : the PTA Council to    Roberta,  Barnes   representing, :;Gib)s6ns  Landing School. J.       ��� ���'.''".'*  ���I  KB.  %.  O&ORLESS  A&.SCYD ENAMEL  For Walls and Woodwork  ^'TpCEASYTOAPPLX, ���  ' ��� ' simply glides on with  brush or roller.  FAST DRYING  paint in the morning.  ^ v Use your room the same day*r  ^^���ODORIESS; ;;".  today's "must" for indoor  ���jr  painting. .N  *fe 5CRUBBABLE j  scrub with a brush if yo�� ;    : \  like. Dirt comes off but  V.O.N. CAR IN ACCIDENT  No one was injured in a  slight car accident on Marine  Drive, Gibsons,";: just ' before,  noon on Monday, when the  McGavins truck driven by  Mr. Stewart ran into the rear  of the VON car, driven by the  nurse, Miss Cooper.  Miss Cooper had signalled  for a stop, but the truck, following closely, struck' the; car  before it  could be stopped.  r^NEW COLOR BEAUTY  wide variety of rich, tempting}  colors in Flat Semi-Gloss or  GIOSJS.' :;: ..���������   ���;���;���. -���  GIBSONS  Gibsons 53  IN AID OF THE CENOTAPH FUND  Open to the Public  Canadian Legion Hall  Seehelt, BXL  JUNE 28, 2-4.30  Tea will be served ��� 35 cents  LIST OF EXHIBITS  1. Six varieties mixed  Roses  la^ Vase Roses, not more than  six.  2. One   Rose���-Special* Prize  for 'best Rose in.Show.  3. Delphiniums,   3  spikes.  4. Delphiniums. 1 spike.  5. Aquilegia, 1 vase.  6. Mxed Flowers, 1 vase.  6a. Distinct yarieiies, 1 vase.  7. Snapdragons ��� 1  vase, not  more than 6 spikes.  8. Sweet -Peas,  1  vase, 12  spikes.  9. Decorative Basket or Container.  10. Begonias���Single.  11. Begonias���Double.  12. Pot plant.  13. Pansies, 1 dozen.  14. Violas, 1 dozen.  15. Wild Flowers-^1  vase  ���j mixed.      .,  16. Canterbury Bells.  17. Iris;  18. Campanula.  19. Miniature Garden.  20. Table Decoration."  21. Special  Class, Foliage.  Plants.  22. Double Poppies.  (AH Exhibits to be in by 12 Noon)  with.*,  BLACK BALL  Fast Trips Emh Way Every Day  V&NC0UYER-NANAIM0  Fastest Across the Strait  DEPARTURES EVERY TWO HOURS ON THE  EVEN HOUR, 6 A.M.-M8DNIGHT  FROM BOTH HORSESHOE BAY AND NANAIMO  IVe^am, 8, 10> 12 noon, 2 pm, 4,6,8,10,12 mid.  (Daylight Saving Time)  Black Ball Vancouver City ferry terminal is at Horseshoe  Bay West Vancouver, 14 miles from downtown Vancouve?  via Georgia St., Lions Gate Bridge and West Shore Drive.  NO   RESERVATIONS REQUIRED  Passengers���A utomobiles���Trucks  ROOM FOR ML-RIDE TWcfiefS- hold"  r  School; corresponding secre- Seehelt Peninsula, Mr: and  tary, Mrs. K. Henderson, Gib- Mrs. Tarbuck Sr., Mr. and  Sens Elementary School; treas- -\ Mrs. Alan Tarbuck,; Mrs. R. L.  SECHELT LOCKERS  Hi  1   on the Phone       No. 1  in the Home  Reserve Your  Locker NOW!  GRADE A  fowl 39c lh.  FRESH KILLED -  GRADE A  mm 35c. i  SLICED COLD.  CORNED BEEF  TURKEY 55C lb.  1/2 OR WHOLE  FRESH KILLED  GRADE A  BUT  OF BEEF  The annual meeting ..of. t3je;  Seehelt Teachers Association  was held on Wednesday evening, June 1, at the home of  Mrs. C. Day - and Mrs. A;  Veitch, Gower Road. Mr. S.  Trueman, president of the association was in the chair.  Business transacted, included the appointment of a committee to give further consideration to the proposal for  Three Channel Education in  the high schols.  Another committee was  named to circularize the sec-  ondary English teachers of the  North Shore regarding their  views on the adequacy as to  content of the reading courses  in Grades I to VI. It is hoped  that such a survey will, be  follefwed by a ��� discussion in  the English section at the Fall  teachers' convention.  The matter of the joint  meeting of teachers, and Parent-Teacher Association members in the Fall was settled  by suggesting Sept. 17 as a  suitable date for the meeting.  The final item of business  was the election of officers for  the coming year. The new executive  is:  President,   Mr.   A.  ' Xirter, Mrs/ I. Bisbee,    Gibsons-  Elementary     School;^      North  Shore district   council    representative, Mr. Q. Russell, prinr  cipal,      Seehelt      Elementary  School;   chairmen   of  committees: (all members of the    Elphinstone  High  School  staff):  1. Salaries, Mr. A. Guppy; 2.  Public Relations, Mr. J. Wicklund;    3. Education    Finance,  Mrs. B. M.. Rankin; 4. Curricu-  Trueman was also named    to-  lum, Mr. S.    Trueman.  Liste and Mr. Ralph Dunn who  was jnaster of ceremonies assisted by his wife Duffy.  Mrs. H. Temple has return-  ���isd from a month's visit at her  daughter's home in Summer-  land.  Mrs' D. McColl has gone  with friends to attend the  Eastern Star convei>*ion at  Kelowna.  Mrs. Orville Moscrip,    Mrs.  Coast News June 9, 1955. 5  ..    - . . . i  M. Coe and Mrs. M. Jackson  are driving to Kelowna tor  attend the Eastern Star convention. They plan to visit  Mr. and Mrs. Stan Jackson at  Monte Lake and return by  way of Coulee Dam.  Owing to the shortage of  houses to rent at Selma Park,  the Community Centre has  let their hall for the summer  months to Mr. and Mrs. Mc-  Kihnon and family.  Wilson Creek  T BY  MRS. D. ERICKSON  ; New residents in the district  from Vancouver are Mr. and  Mrs. H. McGraw who have  moved into Capt. and Mrs. Andy Johnston's house on Tyson  road. "Mac" will be remembered by many when he worked with Reg Jackson and the  B & J Logging at Wilson  Creek, and was also with the  Finning Tractor Co. and at  Toba Inlet.  Spending their first week -  end here with them were Fred  arid Vi Billington of Bowen  Island and former residents of  Wilson Creek.  /Mrs. Yoshi Kubo, Doug and  Fred Oike enjoyed a family re-   union here  last  week    when  Childs, principal, Gibsons Ele-. Mr and Mrs- Elmer Oike, and  mentary School; vice-president scms Wayne and David, travel-  Mr. R. Dick, Pender Harbour; led frorn Winnipeg and spent  recording secretary v Mrs. G. seVeral days here Mr. K.  McMillan, Seehelt Elementary oike Sr. came up from Vancouver with them.  'MJn^:||  BONE IN  BKIST CELEII  Me ft  B  jnnr WTATKES  III lbs. 69c  We Will Be Offering a Full  SERVICE to LOCKER HOLDERS  udget all your  Insurance through  LAIN   ;'  ~EASY   PAYMENTS  Two doors South <tf       '  Municipal Hall  Phone Gibsons 82S  SECHELT  INSURANCE  AGENCIES  REAL    ESTATE  INSURANCE  Property   Management  T. E. DUFFY- AGENf  PHONE 22J RES., 31W  ^Miss Avril Lucken has    re-  i turned home after spending a  week in St.   Paul's   Hospital.  /Avril was   very    appreciative  of the splendid treatment she  received, also  cards  and    enquiries from her. many friends.  The Les Chamberlain    family has moved into/G il^s,   new  modern house onrtfegf seai front  near Mission Crefelc. ^iC-c    .  ���;Mr. and Mrs.-i'Dojiglas; Pear-  son spent the week-end visiting relatives at Roberts Creek,  Seehelt and Davis Bay.  Vandalism has extended to  Wilson Creek. Thf Community  Hall which was built through  hard work and donations from  local residents was the target  last week-end of deliberate  damage,  breaking  a  June 11��� Dance, Roberts  Creek Hall, Ernie Prentiss Orchestra.  June 14���Gibsons: Canadian  Legion LA monthly Cribbage  and Whist Drive, Legion Hall,  8 p.m.  June 15���LA to Cubs and  Scouts to meet at home of  Mrs. O. With On Wednesday at  8 p.m.  June 18���Garden Bay; Clubhouse, St. Mary's Hospital auxiliary Tea and Thrift sale, 2.30  p.m.  June 19 ��� " Father's Day  dinner, Holy Family Parish,  6 p.m.  June 19 ��� Fathers Bay dinner, Legion Hall, Seehelt, .6  p,m,. Price $1.50.  June 21���Gibsons WI meeting at Mrs. Hodgson's at 2  p.m.  June 21���St. Hilda's Guild,  Seehelt, annual summer tea &  sale of home cooking. Parish  Hall, 2 p.m.  Wed, & Sat.��� 2.15 p.m.  Soames Point Lawn Bowling  Club.  CARD OF THANKS  We wish to express our  very sincere thanks and appreciation to our many friends  who wore so kind to us dur-  recent bereavement in losing  our dear wife and jncither. And  also for the beautiful floral  offerings. W. S. Thomas, S. W.  Thomas.  NOTICE~~~  Faith    Mission    Conference,  Anglican Parish Hall,  5 p.m.,  window   ��an4 7-3Q p.m^ Speaker, W, A.  yy ?������. rft'    ��  ' #l'\ vrr  *? -���:'  ���vi ��*^; --��--  ?<  A FATHER'S DAY GIFT  Choose From Our'Fine Selection of  Sp  inning Reels & Rods  Lures - Spopns - Flies  SPECIAL:  FINE CANE RODS (Trolling) $7,95  PARKERS HARDWARE SECHE LT  by bottle throwing, scattering  broken glass around  The Hall committee would  be grateful for' any information leading to the identity of  any person involved in creat-1  ing the damage.  Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Lunn  are back from a holiday 'trip.  They travelled to Nashville,  Tennessee and had a wonderful trip.  Mrs. Vic Franske is at  -home with the new son, Barry,  a! healthy boy.  MacFarlane. Bring box lunch;  tea and coffee provided.  From this date on I will not  be responsible for "any debts  riot incurred in my name. Ed  Willsoin, Gibsons, B.C.  WORK  WANTED ~~~  Spray and brush painting;  also paperhang^g. J. Melhus.  Phone  Gibsons   33. Un  Will care for elderly lady  in my home. Phone 106J, Gibsons.         23  HELP WANTED ~~~  5^i.ii&S^^5J>UU4^  IRENE'S DRESS SHOPPI  JUNE COTTON CLEARANCE SALE  COTTON DRESSES  .    25% to 50% OFF!  (Some Slightly Soiled)  A FEW BETTER DRESSES  :25%  PHONE 35J  GIBSONS  ODDMENT TABLE  $1 BUYS:  BLOUSES-SHORTS  GOWNS-CAM1-BRAS, etc.  CHILDREN'S PLAY SUITS  $1-$1.S5  ���      THEATRE BUILDING  OWNED AND OPERATED BY MRS. ALICE METCALFE  Mrs. Ross returned; from a  visit to her daughter in Nanai-  mo, flown home by her son-  in-law, Bob Malpass, . in his  own' plane." 4  Mr. and Mrs. Tom Ross left  for a month's visit with their  daughter, Mrs. Bert Hopper,  formerly Peggy Ross. Bert is  a member of the Winnipeg city  council.  Mr. and Mrs. Bartle, cf the  Noi'th Road, announce the arrival of their first great granddaughter, Born to Mr. and  Mrs. Allan Bartle on June 6.  -Don Brown has been receiving some unmerited congratulations, he reports, because of  a slip in the type announciiv  him as "Mr. and Mrs." a week  or so ago. Don states definitely  that he is a bachelor, still.  Mr. C. P. Smith, now of Victoria. B.C., was back visiting  old haunts, and calling on old  friends last week.,  A dinner was given by Mr.  and Mrs, Ray Johnson, of  Soames Point on May 25 in.  honor of Steve Littlejohn's 21st  birthday.  English settler, married man  seeking local employment. Details from D. Heeks, Seehelt. 24  Help wanted immediately.  Mariner. Cafe, Gibsons.  Cook feoneral, any national-  ityx small resort Halfmoon  Bay, five adults. Willing assist owner. Honest, clean,  quick, happy disposition essential.  Apply J. M.  Cooper    or  phone 10R:   WANTED TO RENT  2-3 bedroom insulated beach  home, oil heat, bath preferred,  garage. Vicinity Roberts Crk.  Reasonable rent. September 1  on. J. D. Jones, principal Roberts Creek -School, 21L, Gibsons. 24  Tv  /o-bedroom home  in  Gib-  sons,  by engineer  on  B.  Ban-  ferry. Contact  A.  F   T  sett  on the  Bainbr  id "  "A  FOR  RENT  &*Z��   f%,Sl.  GRADUATION CEREMONY  .8.-10 P.M. FRI. JUNE 10  ���  v  In  The Auditorium  EVERYBODY   WELCOME!  Selma Park  The wedding of Robert  (Bobbjr) Neal and Dorothy  Lowe took place at St. Andrew's United Church, North  Vancouver on Saturday evening, June 4.  The bride was lovely in a  white wedding gown while  her attendants wore blue and  yellow pastel gowns.  The groom '.; the son of Mrs.  Ada Neal and the late Robert  Neal, former residents of Seehelt. ���!  The bride was a Lyhn Valley girl i.:o the Lynn Valley  Community Hall was chosen  for the reception to their *nany  friends. * Among the quests  were old    friends    from    the  Business premises at Union Store, formerljT C & S  Sales. Apply Union Estates office, Seehelt, for information, tfn  TRADE                       ���          -  Will swap Remingion   Foursome shaver,  good     c:��:  for pair of 7  ft. oars.     "rv"  154J, Gibsons.  INSURANCE"  Fire, Auto, Liability. Prompt  courteous service. Totem Realty. Gibsons. tfn  GORDON AGENCIES  Seehelt  REAL   ESTATE  and   INSURANCE  Phone 53J.      Evenings and    _ hol'da ys, jSl H           LAW  OFFICES"  Hutclieson, Maitland & Legg  Barristers   and   Solicitors  Seehelt Office  AGGETT AGENCIES  Saturdays only  10.15 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Phone 55R tfn  June 28���Seehelt Annual  Flower Show, Legion LA, at  Legion Hall, 2-4.30 p.m.  July 2��� Gibsons Board of  Trade special dance, School  Hall.  July 6 ��� Hopkins Landing,  Mrs. Broughton's garden, St.  Bartholomew's sale needlework  and home cooking, special  showing of curios.  July 7 ��� OES Tea, Cum-  mings' home, Roberts Greek,  garden tea. . /  July'8���Gibsons group United Church WA summer tea  and sale work on the- grounds  of Mrs. Davis' home, Headlands, 2:30 p.m.  This Week's Special���$2000  full price; 10 acres, small  house; good well; lots of  wood. On Seehelt highway.  Harold Wilson  operating  Totem  Realty  Phone  Gibsons  44 ,  Evenings 95J j  WATCH REPAIRS  Fast, accurate, guaranteed  watch repairs. Marine Men's  Wear, Gibsons. \ tfn  Watch Repair: AH types of  watches and jewelry repaired.  Reliable, fast, efficient. Union  General Store, ��� Seehelt.       tfn  FOR SALE  Phone  23  Fresh killed    fowl.  75R, Selma Park.  15 ft. boat, 5 1/2 hp Briggs:  $200. Phone Gibsons 124K. tfn  Fresh red salmon, 35c lb. H.  Fearn, Gibsons. tfn  ;   Used ranges, electric, coal ft  ''wood, and oil. A good choioe  at  low prices. Parker's Hardware. . Seehelt. tfn  FIREWOOD  Large Loads $7  Delivered    Immediately  Sucre   Lumber  Co.  Phone Gibsons 151 or 155..  tfn  BUDGIES  All Colors, Talking Strain  C. P. Ballentine  Pbone Gibsons  127      tfn  ��� WOOD  Alder or Fir*  Also Slab Wood  SERVICE FUELS  Ran Vernon  Phone Gibsons 26W  Top grade sand and gravel,  reasonable. Snodgrass, Selma  Park, 75R. 24  Inglis conventional washer,  year '48. Cheap. House 21,  Port Mellon^ 24  cTe-Track in good condition,  to highest cash buyer. P.O.  Box   129, Seehelt. 23  Large Camp .kitchen Stove.  Apply Mrs. Ci'owhurst, phone  64U or Box 164, Gibsons.      23  By  owner,     smili .:  property. Unfinished exteriors.  Phone Seehelt 44M.  r>v"-'VM^.  Two size  \i  ���    . .  dresses. White lace ovv  $5.     Black  velvet   top with   3  skirts and bolero.  S] i  Indian sweater,  size 38, totem  pole design    on    white.  Phone 72K,   Gibsons.   "FRYERS!" FRYERS! WE  HAVE THEM! Selling at 49c  lb. dresed. Wyngaert Poultry  Farm, Gibsons,  10711^ 25  28 ft.��{roller, all gear, two  gurdies, 7 hp Easthope. Just  off ways, in perfect condition.  New Exide battery, new generator. $750. P. Home, Pender  Harbour, B.C.  24  Full size girl's bike. First  class condition. Cheap at $25.  Apply Kncwles Hardware,  Gibsons. 25  "nFERTlLlZER! For" the late  gardeners; enquire for prices  on chicken manure, on farm  or delivered. Wyngaert Poultry Farm, Gibsons 107-H.   Waterfrontage: Three comfortable revenue houses at  sacrifice price. Nearest offer  to $82-��0 for entire property.  Mrs. Roseboom, Halfmoon Bay. ^6 Coast News June 9, 1955.  Police Court  Speeders predominated at  ���Magistrate Johnston's court  last week. Frank Russell, Refuge Cove, was fined $10 and  costs. Steve Loranger of Pender Harbour, having been  warned previously was fined  $25 for driving at excessive  speed. Gordon Lamb of Gibsons was fined $10 for crossing a double white line while  passing another car.  Kenneth Sargent and Alf  Lundquist of Port Mellon both  nabbed* for speeding at the  same time, were each fined  $25 and costs. Court was told  they were going 55 mph in a  25 mph zone. John Cattanach  of Gibsons, for driving without due care, was fined $25  and costs and his driver's license was suspended. Reginald  Newall of Vancouver, for  speeding in the Wilson Creek  area v/as. fined $10.  NO  SMALLPOX  No cases of smallpox have  been reported in Canada since  1946. The largest number recorded was 3,328 in 1928.  Dr. Lowe,  DENTIST  Roberts Creek  Phone 20 H 2  3-HOUR DENTURE  REPAIRS  OPEN EVENINGS  YOU'LL DO BETTER  at LLOYD'S, ; GARDEN   BAY.  Wont Let  You Down  The improved  heavy duty  McCULL  MODEL  <fcwifh fho now  SABERTOOTH chain  1hatisafull50*  sfrongsr  20" to 60"  blades  or 20"  bow  ONLY  $525  fradoin  your old  sawl  Weighs  only  55 lbs.  with  20"  blade  in  fry if out!  A. A. LLOYD  GARDEN BAY  Phone 12R  PENDER HARBOUR  may be a little gain in the ability to read French and that  Latin is making a little better  fight irir the older provinces  than, in  the West;    but: these  e there danger, surely pur North American softness ��� our senti-  mehtalishi ��� nowhere is dis��  played /more �� conspicuously  than in our cult of youth, is  out of place  -and, . I    would;  two things apart, it is difficult    think, not far from a betrayal  of our society. Let's get- the  elderly adolescents, out ofi  school and where they belong,,  either devoting��� their time' to  a sterner training or earning  their living. In closing I take  joined in my; past criticisms of  good heart that I have been  carrying, these' clods- on the  payroll at the school by such  a noted authority on such mat-  ters..    - C. Y. NicaL  On the occasion of their 21st  birthday, May 28, four of the  world's most famous sisters,  the surviving Dionne quintru-  .plets ��� Annette, left, Marie  who has since left convent because of ill health, Yvonne and  Cecile���came into a $1,000,000  fortune.      Emile,     the    quint  whose death shocked the members of her family includ-  world 10 months ago, was, as ing the Dionne parents and  a    minor,     prevented      from    her four identical sisters. v The  to understand what the schoolchildren have done with their  last two years of high school."  Now shouM people of 18, 19  or 20 be called     school    children?    My answer would    be  emphatically, "no." In two provinces  of Canada, young people of 18 have the vote. And  today, it is not completely unusual for young people of 21,  or  even  younger    to    marry.  Can we have our school children marrying? I suggest that  this    undue    prolongation    of  adolescence could! only    occur  in a-society such as ours where  there is  an abundance  of re  st. Mary's. Hospital    Auxiliary : offers all kinds -of    bar-  sources and a paucity oft>wis-    gains at the Thrift Sale on Sat-  spending the money she earn-    coming  of age for these girls    dom for their right use. It is    urday, June 18. The sale will  ed with her sisters as a child means freedom  for    the   first  movie star and co-endorser of time  since their birth    on     a  innumerable  products.  So,  by farm at Callendar,  Ont., from  law, her  portion will be  div- both governmental and parent-  ided equally  ' among    the    14 al domination.  ������:>i:^  LETTERS to EDITOR  a  reflection of :our high stan- be held-in the Club House at  dard  of living   or  should  the Garden Bay, and there will be  adjective  be   "low?"   It  could raffles for a first and' seconds  only occur in a society which prize, and tea     and    refresh-  sentimentalizes     life,      which ments will be served,  tries, to convince us that there        The ladies  of the Auxiliary  Editor: I feel I must reply  to Fred Crowhurst's letter  about propounding   Sir    Isacc  years a curious condition of  affairs h<as come to the writer's  attention, namely that a good  number of students entering  college have been two years in  as  I'm  concerned    Sir    Isaac     If^nd with an^ education, and    the Grade XIH of their    high  it is myi daughter, Sylvia, who    schools; such students are    on  (at that time editor of The  Coast News). Furthermore, I  was the person who asked Mr.  A.  E. Ritchey what    arrange-  Newton's Law in regard to our    ments were being made to pro-  water pressure up here. As-far    vidfe the children  of Gambier  is something right and proper  and "good" about a situation  which is not right and proper  and "good." We Canadians  have hot gone as far as our  neighbors in this degenerate  indulgence in sentimentalism  but we have gone far enough.  ask that any donations to  swell the items for the Thrift  Sale may be left at the Beauty Salon, Or at Mrs. Christmas'  home. Garden Bay.  Mrs. Woodburn. of Gardeii  Bay sails^on June 21 to visit  relatives., in  England, and 're-  Newton died long ago and our  lack of water pressure can be  remedied by hooking on to  Mackey/'s. main, direct from  the old school as I believe was  originally intended when the  hew mains    were    laid.      Let  has to leave home at 7.20. Sylvia was 10, last March, and  is in Grade Five .at Gibsons  Elementary School. It was to"  ensure her of a good education  the average aged 19, and a  good many of them are, aged  20." In another paragraph, he  says: "I must say that there  is nothing in myi    experience  In face of'the hardnesses of; turns to Canada Sept. 12. Her  the world, of the violence of salon will be closed in the  our times, the "imminence    of    meantime. f   :  that Capt. Drage fought for a'    with students of this type    to  new bylaw. lead  me to believe; that they  m  ur~  someone else  have dead ends   -   For Mri . Fahrni's   informa-    have much  to show for their  for a^ change;���Murdo Stewart.  Editor: In your issue of May  19 you. published a letter by  G. O. Fahrni, the representative for Gambier Island. In  this letter    Mr. Fahrni    com  plains about the poor turn-out    roads. I don;t know why    he  at the last School Board meeting. This is true; it was a poof  turn-out, but, how can anyone  expect any more. I have been  informed by a very reliable  person, that the people living  at Andy Bay were not notified  of the said meeting, and consequently dad not know tha't  such a meeting was being held.  Regarding Mr. Fahrrii's comments on the letter signed  "Gambier Island Taxpeyer"  credit for knowing .more of  the situation as it existed in  1950 than Mr. Fahrni knows.  Mr. Fahrni says he represents the people cf Gambier  Island. True, he was elected to  office, but does his responsibility end there? . Unlike the  late Capt. Francis Drage, Mr.  Fahrni does not; let us know  what is going on. Neither does  he come 'round and get our  views on matters which are  our concern. Should any situation arise which needs the  attention of the School Board,  Mr. Fahrni is conspicuous by  his absence.  Having read the letter signed "Gambier Island Taxpayer"  I can assure Mr. Fahrni that I  am quite in agreement with  that writer. Mr. Fahrni may  not be aware of the fact, but  it was in my home that Col.  Burnett promised us the school  for Sept., 1950. The late Capt.  Francis Drage was there and  so was Mr. William Sutherland  lion, I rhave heard that several    additional-time' spent as school  of the families are planning to    children-(for make no mistake,  as long as. they stay at school  they are school children). Such  stude'nts''dp\:not^.write any better - than prdinary students.  They d0 riot appear to have  read any; more. They contribute no more to the class by  way of discussion than do oth-  leave Gambier Island, so why  try to :waste our tax. money.  Mr. Fahrni; also takes exception, to "Gambier Island Taxpayer's"   .reference      to      the  should!, do that, because they  are not in good condition in  winter. A lot of credit is due  Mr.   Bradbury  for  his  efforts  REE) & WHITE STORE  The Largest Food Store on Jhe Peninsula  With the Widest Variety ���  -iv.*:^ Phone Seehelt J8 ~  ':':y-X-     ,     FOR.FREE DBfclVERY '  YOUR LOCAL      r  POST OFFICE  For Union Red & White  ers.  Mr. Lower again: "Based on  to  keep them even    passable,    my    experience    in     Western  and Mr.  Fahrni    doesn't    use  them anyway.  When the school was ��� first  proposed for Gambier Island,  I was 100 percent for it. Now,  since my' daughter will be  passing into Grade Six in September I do not see so much  need of it.  'True we have a few small  children, but it will be three  or four years before they are  ready for school, and by that  time there may be more fami-.  lies on the Island "(I said maybe), and we may have more  roads. .  In closing let me quote from  Mr. C. A. Lett's letter. "Should  a school be built on the Island, there.wiH still be *watex  transportation! until such time  as the existing -roads are completed and more roads made."  ���Edward A. Bourne.  Canada I would say that there  is not nearly as much difference between Ontario Grade  XIII (aged 18) and Prairie  Grade XI (aged 16) as there  ought to be. I cast my pet Biblical and Shakespearean pearls  before the same impercipient  audiences in    Ontario    as    in  PRICES EFFECTIVE JUNE 17-IS  (OPEN FRIDAY EVENING TILL 9-  SHOP FIRST��� Th^n  *    take in the nqpyies at  ;"        SECHELT    THEATRE  jfc,5' ? \-*) i:  Editor: As the, time for the  local school graduation party  is approaching may I recommend to the PTA, trustees,  teachers and' others an article :  in "Saturday Night" issue of  May 28. It is by Arthur Lower  evidently a 'pedagogue ; of  some note. For those unable to  get a copy I would thank you  for some space for a few excerpts.    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PARKERS HARD  SEC KELT, B.C.  W3-f    ��� SCOTT'S SCRAP BOOK  '{jo. Kirto PAWf M  8/8.1  -HEEL    KSES��a#  , /<rtE CRUST *< ^^4f  4<HE BoffOM  JEHO OF  A  --stOAf OF BREAD,  jACAsKE., OF  CHEESE, Eft...  .   HEEL  ,j<l<E LOWER..  Are More, ge/siss j* ytiijjwsloHE KMiohal  PARK <((AK^��RE AKJHfHEREStWfH��^jy.g,_  W��IQH< OF A f ��MaI��J  KALIBU-T COMPARED  4b HER. MA<E.?  IO/uM��S rflS WEIflO  NEWS FROM SECHELT  The Seehelt Volunteer Fire  Brigade received'. $200 from  the Firebeiles, raised at their  annual tea and bazaar which  was held in the Legion Hall.  : . It was a great success and  ! well planned.. The apron stall  was very popular, also novel-  lies, including, dressed dells,  "which the girls made during  the winter. The general convener was 'Mrs. Gep Page.  Prizes were won by Mrs. H.  Swan, Randy Smith, Val  Swanson, and Mrs. G. Wygard.  ��� The money will be put into  the new firehall fund, and the  I'irebelles thank everyone who  .gave them such good support  ^including outside novelties  which were unexpectedly and  .gratefully received.   '  ,, Congratulations to Mr. and  Mrs. Chris Julian oh the birth  of, a baby girl at St. Mary's  .Hospital, Garden Bay.  Lawrence Crucil suffered an  ^accident at camp and had to  .go to hospital. Mrs. Gaare  near Seehelt Inn is ill and   is  in Vancouver. Mr. Sandy Hopkins is also ill in Vancouver.  A surprise party was held  for Buster Salter, who recently returned from .Saskatchewan. All the teen-agers in the  district were there.  Mrs. Salmond of Victoria  was a recent visitor to Mr.'  and Mrs. Jack Nelson,' daughter and son-in-law.  ��� Mrs. B. MacAUister of  Prince Rupert is visiting Mrs.  Stan Parker.  Mrs. Bill Mervin of' Kelowna was a recent visitor to Seehelt with her three boys.  Mr. and Mrs. John Toynbee  are on a visit to Powell River,  joining friends at Earl Cove,  Mr. and Mrs. Longacre from  L.M. and W. Camp, Egmont.  ��� Kathy Toynbee    is    staying  with Mrs. S. Reid at Gibsons.  V  in St. Mary's Hospital.  Also on the- sick list is Mrs.  Owre of Storm Bay, formerly  of Seehelt.   She is in hospital  Where to Eat  in  Gib  sons  Kum-A-Gen  Coffee Shop  Offers Lunches,  Snacks  Good Home-Cooked  Meals  Convenient,    Pleasant  Below Post Office  . .   AN'NE    GARY  GOOD HOMEY MEALS  .LUNCHES ���SNACKS; ���'  try the  FERRY CAFE  Theatre Bldg.,   Gibsons  Good Home Made Pies  COD FISHERMEN .. .  MURDOCH'S    ,~~ :  are your  Best Buyers !  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And now  it's printed on every tin of  Formula  5!"  -Mr. Brodie says, "You are  guaranteed that when applied  according to the easy , directions, Formula 5 will not be  stained by rusting or corroding metals; it will not form  blisters due to moisture when  applied to previously unpainted wood."  ���'��������� "We also assert that, when  applied to wood on which other house paints have blistered  and where the blistered paint  has been removed*- Marshall-  Wells Formula 5 House Paint  will resist blistering better  than conventional house  paints."  " Folks who live near sewage  disposal plants, paper mills,  oil refineries, and smelters  find the white lead in other  paints discolors and becomes  blotchy. But Formula 5 will  not discolor, because it has no  lead   pigment in  it!  A LIFE MEMBER  Pioneer chairman of the  Poultry Committee of the Pacific National Exhibition, Thomas "Tommy".' Sommerville,  8711 Imperial Street, South  Burnaby, has been made a  life member of the Exhibition  by the Directors in recognition  of his long service. Mr. Sommerville' was an exhibitor in  the Poultry Show at Vancouver's first exhibition  in  1910.  (B^f ERIK   OLESON)  On; ah African cattle ranch  of 5,000 acres, or as they call  it 2,361 mogues, there is. endless activity. -The shorthorns  bred to Afrikaans red'.cattle,  thrive but they have t0 receive care that would weary  a Canadian rancher.  Every ten days they have  to be forced ' through an expensive dip that splashes oyer  their heads. This keeps down  the ticks that, carry so many  tropical diseases. It is the cattle hands, or boys as they are  called who interested me most.  They are darkly black and  most of them speak only the  Xosa tongue with its strange  Clicking sounds. I mastered a  few words but never the click.  These boys have anklets of  beads and of brass wire. They  have earrings of brass, copper  and feather with a touch of  '   beads..  The Bantu are a cheerful  lot. Their place on the farms  is better than in the towns for  they live in their own. ronda-  vel, clay and mud hut, with  its central fireplace. I went  into a few and they smell  like^ a long-used smoke house.  They are scrupulously clean  with the sleeping mats of  straw all rolled up and the  ground swept clean. Every  boy has his dog,    hens,    pigs  May  overly  wet and chilly  BY  R. F. KENNETT  Visitors to the .Sunshine  Coast were treated to one of  the finest Victoria Day weekends in quite a few years insofar as the weather was 'concerned. Otherwise; the month  of May was hardly merry, but  overlyi wet and chilly.  Rainfall was half an inch  above, normal at 2.83 inches  and fell on 12 days during the  mOnth. Mean temperature for  the month was 48.5 degrees or  a full two degrees below the  normal figure.  May 14 took the honors  with 63:8 degrees for the  warmest day of the month  while May 8 was the chilliest  ait 33.4."Morning humidity (7  a.m.) averaged 83 percent,  while evening humidity (7  p.m.) averaged 75 percent  with the driest day'May 20,  when the humidity lowered!  to 31 percent. Cloud cover  for the month was 59 percent,  and the mean maximum temperature 56.5 percent, mean  minimum 40.5  percent.  To most people summer  seems to have done the disappearing act but surely ol'?lSol  will soon take oyer and warm  things up, by Juii%21, so yard  out those panamfi; hats and  picnic baskets.  and a few cats. Richard's wife  Ethel was carrying her first  baby on her back and her face  had a white mask painted on  it to signify her first child.  ; BarvOle Park, the name of  the ranch has a rugged history. General Campbell built  afort there in 1825 as a stronghold in the Kaffir wars. This  fort still stands. Thi house is  a��new one for in the 1830's the  Kaffirs burned it to the  ground but spared the inhabitants. The ranch manager lives  in the house built in the 1840's  inside the    stone    and    brick  "..wall with gun apertures fully  visible.  The ranch house staff drinks  rain water caught on the nearby green painted galvanized  roofs. Water is boiled before  use, however.    Windmills sup-  ���ply good water for the- stock  but it is held in some doubt,  for humans. Another human  drink is calabash milk. This is  whole'unpasteurized milk  aged in a hollow gourd where  it gets its zest and a tang  sharper than buttermilk.  On the African farm there  is a constant fight against the  spreading cf the bush, as all  African woods are called. You  enter this bush with respect  for in it live the yellow cobra,  the ringals or spitting cobra,  the hamba or dangerous African puff adder and the quick  green tree snake. You never  walk without a stout stick. I  saw no snake except a , dead  puff adder which one of the  "���- boys killed on the way to the  kraal (corral).  It is at night that the farm  is at its best. First came the  strident screech of the guinea  fpwl, fyling to their arboreal roosts, then the last plunging beat of the African doves  calling.  Soon a breeze came up, the'  Southern Cross was visible  and the haunting moan of the  jackals brought angry chattering from the monkeys. The  African night does truly have  a mystery because cf the teeming unseen life in its darkness.  The eerie euphobia trees silhouetted against the sky, punctuate the darkness.  Just < before leaving the  farm t0 ride through about 20  miles of pineapple land in  full production, I met the  greatest dignitary on the  place. A .secretary bird came  down in a field    and    walked  Coast News June 9, 1955. 7  along like an assured duchess  with the feathery crespent  bobbing as the bird walked. I  wished it a very good meal as  its chief diet is snakes.  Finally when    flying    from  Port Elizabeth to East London  and Durban, the plane passed  directly over the controlled  fields of Barville Park and I  knew that in the kaffirboom  (trees) the doves would be  measuring time with the regularity of a piston.  YES, ITS AS SIMPLE  AS THAT!  CREDIT UNION MEMBERS  ARE PEOPLE LIKE YOURSELF WITH MUCH THE  SAME INCOME AND,  MONEY PROBLEMS, WHO  ARE USING THEIR COMBINED INCOME TO  MEET THEIR FINANCIAL  PROBLEMS IN A  BUSINESS-LIKE WAY.  The ROBERTS CREEK  CREDIT UNION  Phone Seehelt 55K  PENINSULA LOGGING SUPPLYrLtd,  PHONE 94W    -    SECHELT, B.C.  Logging Supply Headquarters  A COMPLETE STOCK OF  WIRE ROPE-BLOCKS-RIGGING-POWER SAWS  BRAKE LINING-TIRES-HARDWARE-  WELDING  ������iruv''j  1,510  That was last weeks  printing of  Thev Coast News  People are reading it!  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We Have BROWNIE Movie Cameras  with F.IS Lenses at $59  (Tliis would provide hours of enjoyment)  WE HAVE A WIDE CHOICE OF  SMALLER GIFTS-  PLEASING MOMENTOS OF THE DAY  WRIST WATCHES ��� WATCH BANDS  TOCKET WATCHES  FINE QUALITY BILL FOLDS  FOUNTAIN  PENS  SHAVING BRUSHES ��� RAZORS  PIPES ��� CIGARETTES ��� CIGARS  LIGHTERS  FATHEPv'S DAY CARDS  This advertisement Is not published or displayed by  Liquor Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia.  mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmzmm^^^ * -f  ���    BY CHUCK TOMPKINS job. at the Peninsula Cleaners  Rudy Crucil" is    the    first    in Gibsons, as he hit two home  player to get  a  free cleaning    runs on  Sunday to help Wil-  Where  end   when   to  go  for  your  FREE CHEST X RAY  (A service for all 15 years and ever)  GIBSONS -:   JUNE 9 - 10.  PORT MELLON ...--  JUNE 13 - 14.  Another *f your Public  Health  Services  i TUBERCULOS IS   SOCIETV  ininmiitniiiiiiiiiiuM  mmmmmmmmmmm  .8 Coast News June 9, 1955.  son Creek down the Merchants  13-5. '���':���; ���"      ���'���:���:��� :';.\'  .Take it in Rudy/Harry wiU  clean it.  Port Mellon continued as  the "winningest" team in the  league by shutting out the  Firemen 6-0 on Thursday and  knocking off Seehelt 11-1 on  Sunday.  , Gordy Johnson chucked a  four-hitter last Tuesday as the  Merchants beat Seehelt  10-1.  Pender Harbour won a 6-3  forfeited game from the Firemen on Sunday as the Firemen were forced to forfeit the  game in the seventh after umpire Holland thumbed Bob  NoiTris out of the game leaving  the Firemen without a replacement. (Such management, Mr.  Dalzell, such management).  "Out again, in again" Jimmy Shutz has been reinstated  and the teams concerned! are  still waiting to see what the  next order-in-couneil will be.  With the number of meetings, reversal of decisions,  special committees, etc., it  seems more like a McCarthy  hearing than a ball league.  If you can't handle it boys,  get an official out from town  to straighten it out. It's worth  it to keep the league operating  smoothly.  One of the better umpires of  the league is supposed t<> have  resigned because Sv/me members of a team out west were  complaining; funny thing, I  haven't seen any Bill McGow-  ans out that way:  These umpires are doing the  league a favor by taking on  what is really a tough job and  just because a few players  haven't the guts to play the  game as it is supposed to be  played and to take the decis  ions like men the. league loses'  a valuable man. C  I netice that a beef like  this always comes from a losing team.  The MauvPort golf course  is in fine shape and' is getting  quite a bit of use. This is real  sport and it, could improve a  few o�� the batting eyes in the  softball league. It's a game  that anyone can play and erv  joy. Efcen I went around.  There is an open tournament  coming up.  The big game Sunday will  be the Firemen at Wilson  Creek. "I Predict" says: Wilson Creek tot win.  The game between Firemen  and Merchants that was rained  out will be played Friday  night at 6.30 p.m.  A "get well fast" to Lawrence Crucil who was hurt in  a logging  accident last week.  A return    match    will    be Gibsons at Wilson Creek,  girls ofboth teams door die gechelt at Pender.  S^^V68?^!^6 C��??e*; �� -i.vJune.viS, Pender; at Gibsons,i  played   at    Gibsons . Monday '                '    .   ,   ^   -   _��� ^  night at 6,30 o'clock.  A good June -t5''^helt & w-c-  turnout is expected to see the  '   ' ���������ii ' ���;  for any  Friday, June 10, Firemen at  Merchants,���'��� 6:30,  .  ���Sunday, June 12:  Seehelt at Pender, 2.30.  Firemen at W.C., 6,00.  Port Mellon at Merchants, 2.30.  ���June   14, Firemen at    Merchants, 6.30.v  June 15,    W.C. at    Seehelt,  6.30.     ' 1  Little League  Sunday, June 12: ;  Carpenters,   Painters  .    Electricians  "Plumbers  Supplied by  L1  Building Supplies  Phone Seehelt 60K  ���iS???*5^  MIDWAY GROCERY  confidently  announces:  Our Grocery Prices compare favorably With  those of Mail Order Delivery  Our Choice of Groceries is Excellent  WE DELIVER, and if you're out at the time,  We Still Deliver  We're as close as your phone, and as handy ��  For  Good  Food, just phone Gibsons 144  Chops Mops  on warpath  Port Mellcirv Ladies Softball  team defeated Gibsons girls  19-13 Monday night in a rousing game at Port Mellon that  made coaches of both teams  quite proud.  The strong playing of catcher Helen Clark, fielder Lottie  Campbell and baseman Joan  Quarry helped Port .Mellon to  victory. Ann Johnson hit Port  Mellon's home run.  Gibsons^ girls played a good  game with the help of Effie  Norris pitching, Irene Swallow as catcher and Nellie Ger-  myn ��� who laced into a pitch  that netted a home run.  Gibsons girls need some  more co-rdination in signals as  they were weak on watching  bases allowihg total concentration on one base to the exclusion! of the others. This enabled Port Mellon to get more  bases than was necessary.  JUNE  IS TRADITIONALLY  THE MONTH OF  BRIDES  But what  about FATHER?  I  |  1  i  *&&5^^^��$^&?*j^^^��^&2^^^^g$*7.'?Z��i  I  1  1  Did Vou say "FATHERS?  YES! WE SAID BEAUTIFUL  FISHING TACKLE  (RODS, REELS, NETS," LURES, BAIT)  FATHER? YES, CAMPING EQUIPMENT!  (SLEEPING BAGS, HAND LAMPS, KITS)  FATHER?TES, - FINE "STANLEY" TOOLS  (THEY'RE ALWAYS MOST WELCOME)  FATHER? DESK ACCESSORIES!  (DESK LAMPS GOLD PAPJ3RMATES, LIGHTERS)  FATHER? ELECTRIC RAZORS  AND WE REALLY MEAN FATHER!  HIS CHOICE OF  LAWN BOY POWER MOWERS  Phone Your Hardware Number, GIBSONS 32  AM OPEN LETTER TO  : u-v  ;}y%  FOOD SHOPPERS  Mr. & Mrs. Consumer:  WE, YOUR FOOD MERCHANTS OF GIBSONS  and District, take this opportunity of placing before you  some pertinent information.  AS MEMBERS of a Free Enterprise Business  System, each of us has built and conducted a business  which brings you Service.  EACH OF. US carries a wide variety of stock in  Food and Meat Lines, which taken separately or in total,  gives you a wide choice of foodstuffs, in a wide range of  popular brand names, and a range of qualities to suit the  varied demands of the community. * ���������  , OUR PRICES, taken on an average of the  weekly shopping list, compare favorably with the prices  of any other group of merchants, or any mail-order delivery-  service to the community.  YOU SEE AND CHOOSE yeur foods and then  decide, before you buy.   ���  WHEN WE DELIVER, if you happen to be out,  we do not carry your order away with us again.  WE GIVE YOU PERSONAL, courteous home  service, as between friends.  ..... : v  THERE MAY BE WAYS in which we can  serve you better. Your suggestions are always we  WE ARE'A PART and parcel qf your community,  and as such, we serve you well and faithfully,' in bad as  well as good times. We are at your call in cases of need or  emergency, and for the support of community ventures.  WE PAY LOCAL TAXES AND LICENSES,  EMPLOY LOCAL HELP, AND GENERALLY ASSIST IN  LOCAL DEVELOPMENT.  WE APPRECIATE YOUR BUSINESS, AND  HOPE TO CONTINUE TO MERIT YOUR CUSTOM.  We are, Mr. and Mrs. Consumer,  Yours for Service,.  Your Gibsons Food Merchants

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