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 P" ������ ��ll  Published, in   Gibsons, B.C.  May 12, 1955  Volume 9, Number 19  ~>A  PROVINCE-  UBRS'  Provincial Library��  Victoria, B. Co  Serving  the  Growing  Sunshine  Coast  From  Squamish  to Pender Harbour  .-.'���"' Black Ball Line ferries from  Horseshoe Bay to Gibsons and  Earl Cove to Saltery Bay have  issued the summer schedule  which allows seven trips daily  on the Gibsons run and' on  some occasions eight trips  daily on the Saltery Bay run.  The schedule starts May 20  and runs through to Sept. 25.  The first run starts from  Gibsons at 6.15 a.m. arriving  at Horseshoe ,Bay 7.25- a.m.,  leaving ten minutes later on  the return trip to Gibsons, the  trip taking one hour and ten  minutes with a ten minute  loading and unloading period  at each terminal. On the last  two trips, one from Gibsons  there is only a five minute per-  iod between arrival and departure and the same will be  in effect from Horseshoe Bay  leaving at 11.25 p.m., arriving ���  at Gibsons at 12.35 a.m.  On the Elarl Cove - Saltery  Bay rum the first trip, starts  from Saltery Bay at <SA0 a.m.  arriving at Earl Cove at 6.40  a.m. The last night run from  Saltery Bay is at 8.55 p.m. ar-.'  riving at Earl Cove at '9.55  p.m; and returning to Saltery  Bay five minutes later .at 10  p.m. On Fridays and Sundays  only also on May ^23 and Sept.  5, there will be an extra . run  both directions, leaving Saltery Bay at 11.10 p.m. and, arriving at Earl Cove at 12.10  a.m.. to. return to:=Saltery. Bay,���  leaving at, 12:15 a.m;-,and .arriving at Saltery ^ay at 1.20  a.m. , .'"���',  ��� . There will be six through  buses from Powell River to  Vancouver and five from Vancouver to Powell River with  an extra running the last, evening trip on Fridays and .Sundays only also ��n May 23 and  Sept. 5. .  Sunshine Coast Little  League Baseball will get underway Sunday at Wilson  Creek ball park.  Andy Johnston, magistrate,  will pitch the first ball and  G. A. Whiting, president of  the Little League will be the  catcher.  After opening ceremonies  the ball game will get started  with Gibsons Firemen meeting  the Pender Harbour Tyees in  the first game of a double-  header and Wilson Creek Ori-  ���oles meeting the Seehelt Cubs  in the second  game.  Batteries for    these    games  are team secrets and will 'not  be divulged until the players  take the field,. $  The new park at Wilson  Creek has new bleachers and  plenty of spectator space for  cars. A large crowd is expected so if you want. a go&d  bleacher seat get there early.  Another feature at the pa|*k  will be dugouts for the contending teams so the lads wjill  have the feel they are playing  regular organized ball and hot  a scrub game. V  Programs will be sold at the  park and the  proceeds    frqnv  WHO ??? Miss  Kennedy  Hubert Evans  play  on   radio  The northern interior of British Columbia is the setting of  this Friday, May 13 Vancouver Theatre radio production,  a play by Hubert Evans titled  Men with Vision.  A,large company is trying to  buy up all the land for /a  power development - ���- these  are the modern "men with  vision" who bring a wealth  of industry t0 the land they  take over. But the land has  seen other "men with vision"  . ��� unsung heroes who pioneered when there was nothing but  wilderness.  A conflict -.arises between  the pioneers and their modern  counterparts over the proposed  darnming of the area. Mr. Evans demonstrates this conflict  in a moving story concerning  one man and his family-��� a  -family itself at orjlds; with each*;  each .other���- for:-. the ...younger  generation0cannot' see;:eye to  eye. with the older generation  on the question.  '\-' Just* three ' guesses on    this'  one.  ' No, it is not and never was  a girl. It just appears that way.  He is quite a prominent citizen ; Seehelt - way. His : hair is  still curly but not quite so  thick ��� "or long.  X-ray  clinic  visit  planned  A TB Mobile X-ray Clinic  is to visit the Sunshine Coast  area with visits at four centres, Pender Harbour, Seehelt,  Gibsons and Port Mellon.  Dates and places for " the  visits will be at Pender Harbour en June 3; Seehelt,. June  6 and" 7; Gibsons, June 9 and  10 and Port Mellon, June 13  and 14.  Gibsons , Kiwanis Club is  taking on the responsibility of  making a concerted drive in  the Gibsons area to see that  as many people as possible  take advantage of the TB Mobile Clinic when it appears at  Gibsons.   ' -       ���  The Kiwanis Club argues  that everyone should be X-  i-ayed when it involves no cost  to them :��� just as a precaution.. Kiwanis members will  assist in the transportation  problems of those who find it  impossible to come to the  clinic without aid.        -  lechelt set  for May Day  All is ready for the seventh  annual - Seehelt .May Day program on May 23 in Reserve  Community Park. Two May  queens will foe^ crowned: Anne  Ijang, Seehelt queen and); Nan?  cy Rose Francis,' Residential  School queen;  Attendant's for Miss Lang  will be Kathleen Toynbee and  Sharon Stewart and for Miss  Francis, Linda Joe and Cor-  inne .Wilson. The May queens'  guard of honor will be the  North Vancouver Sea Cadets  and the Wrenettes. If rain  should mar the occasion the  event will be. held in the Residential School Hall.  Mrs Nellie Stromme  Mrs. Nellie Stromme,' daughter of Mr. G. W. Gibson, the  ; founder of the settlement of  Gibsons Landing, died at Bur-  r.aby General Hospital on May  ���6,- at the age of 74 years.  Born in Chatham, Ont;, she  came to - Vancouver when five  in 1886, .and-moved with the  family, to Gibsons Landing;  She leaves one sister, Mrs.  Hattie McColl of Vancouver  Island-, her husband, Peter and  .her great niece, Mrs. Irene  Hunter of Gibsons.  The funeral was held from  the Royal Oak Funeral Parlor  on Tues., May 10 at 3 p.m.  Mrs. Shromme was a member of the Golden Link Re-  bekah Lodge No. 27, Vancouver, which arranged the funeral service, Rev. H. Diers officiating.  --!���  supervisor  Phone  office  Harry and Lou Winn of the  Gibsons telephone office are  retiring on May .12, after 3l.  years  of service. j'  Miss Kennedy, for niiVe  years operator at Seehelt, now  becomes the local representative-chief operator for the SG  Telephones, in the. Gibsdhs  ���area. -   '   :I:  The    Dominion    Telegraphs  and Telephones first of f icej 'in  1924,  was   a   smali . box-affair^/  with two sets of plugs set up m:;  the   Winn   home,   and   seryihg>;  Van  ;k6:-  : tptal;-qf ^.3J). 4elephpnes^vr  the sale of programs will    go  towards  Little League Funds.  Master  of eeremonies . for the  opening games    will    be    H  Roberts.  Little League Baseball is  Big League Baseball adapted  to the'mental and physical ca;  pacities cf boys 12 years of  age and under. It is regulation  baseball with several exceptions, necessary in order that  the strength- of the young players will not be overtaxed ���  exceptions- such as equipment,  number of innings, size of  field, distance of pitcher's  plate from home plate and distance between bases.  Little League Baseball was  organized in 1933 in Williams-  port,. Pennsylvania. The organizer, Carl E. Stotz, a native.  son. of WilKamsport, realized  that boys 12 and under desired  The contract for paving the highway from Port Mellon to Gibsons and the other two stretches of road, 10 miles  on the Pendor Harbour - Earl's Landing road and the road  north from Saltery Bay has been placed.  It is understood the work will commence towards the  end of June. The contract amounting to $318,797 has been  awarded to the Columbia Bitulithic Co., Ltd., of North  Vancouver.  This information will be good newsi to those individuals who have to travel daily the road from Gibsons io  Port' Mellon as the road lately has been somewhat rougr  for auto travel.  To date there has been no official indication as  to what.will be done concerning the sharp Doherty corner  approaching Granthams or the sharp turn on the bridge  the other side of Granthams.  There has not been any announcement as to where  work will uommence but early reports have it the company  will commence operations on the Saltery Bay road and  then work south.  New Seehelt Firehali  (Continued on  Page 8)  . The Elphinstone Branch of  the. VON is making its annual  .appeal for funds during May.  The budget for.this year has  been estimated . at $6,000 and  to meet this sum the    branch  Lumber is piled on the site  for Sechelt's new fire hall, to  be built on the lot behind the  Peninsula Logging "Supply  Shop. Much of this material is  being sawn by Burton's ��� saw  mill,. .��  The building will house the  Brigade's . fire fighting equipment, hose arid machinery,  and will have an office for administrative purposes.  The. last business meeting of  the firemen was attended by  Ernie Pearson of the Seehelt  Board- of Trade, and existing  differences between the two  organizations ironed cut.  Two more volunteers ��� are  needed to bring the- Seehelt  Volunteer Fire Brigade up to  strength. It would be preferable to have two men who  would be in.Seehelt during the  daytime, since so many of the  present members are away  much of the time, but this is  not absolutely essential. Fire  Chief Tom Parish or any member of the brigade should receive the names of any applicants.  Priest; Indian  friend;  dies  ' area from Lasqueti  Islah^-jhas three sources of revenue:  Rainy Riven i-There wa^ grant  al;:.qfw.3J5.'.-;��9lephp^  Additions-were made to the k; federal government  and  insti-  equipment, and the space allotted in vthe home enlarged,  as demand for service increased. ,. ' ���;-,  Harry built the present telephone office in 1949. This  building now houses a two-  position switchboard and seven   operators are  employed.  Hours of service have been  adapted and extended, with  the increasing needs of the  area. From 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.,  the service grew, until it became 24 hour service when the  BC Telephones purchased the  system two years ago-.  Telephones have increased  from the original 35 to 467  served by the Gibsons office,  during the tenure of Mr. and  Mrs.  Winn.  Joint  f  or  service  icans  Sunday next, May. 15, the  annual joint service of the congregations of St. Bartholomew's, . Gibsons; St. Hilda's,  Seehelt and St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek, will be held in the  Community Hall, Roberts'  Creek at 3, p.m.  Special musical items will  be.sung by the choirs.. Follow- .  ing the service refreshments  will be -served by the members of Roberts . Creek congregation, during a social hour.  Gars will pick up passengersr  about 2.15 p.rh. at the. Post Office, ; Gibsons, arid also at the  chuJrch^ '���* * Arrangements j have  been" made .for transportation  from Seehelt, leaving church- ���  and village center about 2.15  p.ni. and picking up p/assen-  "gers en route.   "  tutional grants also collections  totalling $2,050 along with annual contributions from the  public, estimated for this year  at v $3,600.  Federal government and institutional operations include  DVA, the Indian SchooL 13  Control assistance and Cancer  work. Collections are those  collected by the nurse from  patients and average $50  monthly.  The'VON made 40 free calls  in March and 47 in February  which included pre- and postnatal care, OAP,. babies and  social welfare. These calls are  not recognized by the government as social welfare work.  The work of the VON is of  the type not handled by hospitals and in such areas as this  is regarded as out-patient service which at the same time  costs money to continue.  A big feature is the home  bedside and nursing care under supervision of a doctor  which, permits many patients  to remain at home and! not occupy more expensive hospital  beds.  District calls during March  were close to 200 and for. February were.slightly below the  200 mark.  United Church  The Ladies Chorus of the  Port Mellon C ommunity  Church will be the guest  choir at the United Church,  Gibscns on Sunday morning,  May 15 at 11 o'clock.  This group does two-part  singing most acceptably and  is under the direction of Mrs.  M. Sherman with Bud White  accompanist.  The choir will sing tw0 anthems, one of which will be  Katherine Tynan's All i in the  April Evening. Mrs. Lucille  Swartz -will sing as a sclo,  Open the Gates of the Temple.  Bud White will be the accompanist. He will also play for  the service. The friendly visit  of this group will be a pleasant privilege- for the regular  congregation. The general  public is invited, especially  newcomers and those with no  church home.  Last year Canada imported  $231,952 worth of church  bells from five countries and  $170,774 worth cf bells and  gongs from 12 lands.  Picneer B.C. Oblate priest,  Rev. Father Pierre Plamondon  O.M.I., passed away at St.  Mary's Hospital, New Westminster, aged 86. He was ordained priest on Nov. 27, 1893  by Bishop Dontenwill, O.M.I.,  in what was then St. Peter's  Cathedral, New Westminster,  and was the Bishop's first ordination and among the first  in, B.C. .  : He built .Seehelt. Mission in  1907 and stayed six years  here and then returned tot  New Westminster.  He was also at Agassiz Cariboo Indian School and West  Coast Indians where he was  almost drowned and was in  hospital for three months.  Then he went back again to  his missionary work and- at  73 was still active and available to replace oblate priests  so they could take much needed  vacations.  . Up to a few days before his  death this pioneer missionary  was assistant at St. Peter's  New Westminster. Oblate fathers from all over B.C. attended  Requiem Mass at St. Mary's  Indian School, Mission. He was  buried in the Oblate cemetery  nearby. He was well loved by  the Seehelt Indians and remembered by many white residents. Mass will be sung in the  Seehelt Mission. Church on  May 14 at 9 a.m. He was a  wonderful man of a humble  mind. He served the Seehelt  Indians faithfully and his  many acts of kindness, especially to the sick and aged wili  long be remembered.  Elementary  School  ar  bad  m  Tent caterpillars are reported to be bad. this year, and  from various inspections made  in the vicinity of Gibsons they  appear to be a serious menace.  Just what can be done with  them right now is problematical as it is too late to spray  them once they start wriggling. Best treatment at present is to cut off the affected  parts and burn   them.  Some trees are infested bad-  Parr rescued  by crash boat  The RCAP crash boat M533  towed; a half submerged) gill-  netter ED3587 into Seehelt  Friday, after the two crew  men were taken off by plane  earlier m the morning.  The fishermen, skipper Dig-  earad and J. Scouler, were  stranded on top of the cabin  of their fish boat from shortly  after midnight until they were  sighted by an RCAF Rescue  plane and taken off.  Hie men were reported suffering from chill and strain,  but have recovered from their  exhausting ordeal.  Sgt. McLennan of the crash  boat left the gill-netter, still  heeled over, two-thirds of her  decks awash, in charge of  Const. Neale, RCMP, at Seehelt.  In 1950 when the last bylaw  was presented to the ratepayers of School District No. 46  the registration of Grades 1  to 6-pupils in the Gibsons Elementary School numbered  161.  The school had five ; classrooms, was one of the best old  schools and up- to that time  had accommodated high school  as well as elementary' pupils  although the old Community  Hall and various makeshift  annexes had been used to provide the accommodation needed.  With the opening of the  new Elphinstone Junior Senior  High School early in 1952  pressure was somewhat relieved and it was no longer necessary to rent the makeshift  annexes.  Now, what is the. situation  at the present time and what  is the trend for the next five  years with regard to the Gibsons Elementary School?  The registration at the beginning of the present school  year was 244, an increase  since 1950 of 50 percent. The  number of pupils has increased    considerably    since      the  school year opened and the  school-is not only considerably overcrowded but two additional temporary class-rooms  have had to be provided, one  in the old Legion Hall and one  in the old Sicotte House which  was moved down from the  High School grounds last  Fall.  The survey made by the  Board as to the minimum expected increase enrolment for  the,next five years' indicates  that by 1959-60 268 pupils  will be seeking education at  the Gibsons Elmentary School  which will require a minimum  of eight classrooms.  In future issues of The  Coast News the situation ��t  the Elphinstone Junior Senior  High School and the Seehelt  Elementary School will be discussed.  An architect has been on-  gaged by the Board to prepare  preliminary plans and estimates for all the proposed new-  school construction in District  No. 46 and., at a later date it  will be possible t0 estimate  the effect of the proposed expenditures on the mill rate- -of  the district. 2 Coast News May "12, 1955  Wxz ��oast Metus  Published by Seehelt Peninsula Nev/s Ltd.  every Thursday, at Gibsons, B.C.  FRED CRUICE. Editor and Publisher  DO WORTMAN, Advertising Manager  Member  B.C.  Div.,   Canadian  Weekly   Newspapers   Association  Member B.C. Weekly  Newspaper  Advertising Bureau  Box 128, Gibsons, B.C.    Phone 45W  Authorized Second Class Mail, Post Office Department, Ottawa  Rates of Subscription: 12 mos. $2; 6 mos. $1.25; 3 mos. 75c  United States and Foreign, $2.50 per year 5c per copy  z  St. Mary's    Hospital    needs  your help now.  A Ho  The problem of garbage collecton was discussed one  week ago by the Village Commission. If all householders  of Gibsons had sat in on the meeting they would have  learned considerable about a situation Gibsonites will have  to face someday.  At present Gibsons is served by a private individual  who receives payment from those whose garbage he collects. It could be done cheaply if Gibsonites would only  take time out to think over the problem.  Gibsons people are faced with continuing the present  system with their full support or they will have to face* a  good sized increase in taxes for the setting-up of a garbage  collection service. This will involve the purchose of the required land, maintenance of a trucking system, an incinerator, staff to handle the trucks and the disposal method and  the general maintenance of a garbage collection department.  In some areas where the municipality takes care of  such a service it is paid for via the taxation route. This  means a mill rate sufficient to allow the setting up and  maintenance of such a department.  If the present private collector of garbage decided he  could no longer carry on, the village would be% faced with a  situation under provincial laws which would have to be met.  There would be no way out. Gibsons is' growing and with  it its sanitation problems.  The situation was neatly outlined by Commissioner  Crowhurst at the last village meeting when he said garbage collection in Gibsons would have to be subsidized only  when necessary or Gibsonites would have to face the setting up of a municipal system.  What will be done is entirely in the hands of the  people of Gibsons. They can either help support the present  method of collecting garbage or face the heavy expense of  setting up a municipal department. Increasing taxes is not  popular anywhere but householders have it in their own  hands what to do.  Comment, for and against, would be welcomed by  The Coast News so if anyone cares to write his or her.  views, as briefly as they can, The Coast News columns are  open for such discussion. Be brief please, because space is  at a premium.  Beachcombing developed  with the logging industry, except, in the very- earlydays  when logs loose on the tide  were not worth picking up,  becaxise of the lack of the  small mill " that could use  them.  The first combers appeared  around places like Vancouver  and New Westminster where  the s a w mi lis congregated  Mostly the combing was done  with a dory that two men  stood up and rowed or the  very rare small steamboat.  At that time the law of sea  salvage did not cover logs  and first come first served  was the rule. As "the industry  developed the combing grew  also and became tinged w7ith  a sinister hue.  Skippers would pull out after being holed up in a bay  for foul weather and after  getting well out in the fairway would look back and see  logs" floating out of the boom  and a prompt investigation  would disclose a -boom chain  had ben tampered with so  ���that it would let go in the  first gentle swell or the tail  stick had been all but sawn  through.  This was disaster if the  tug moved out in the night  when the raft might go unobserved till dawn. These ructions brought stringent laws  which sounded good, and did  have some effect on the nefarious  activity.  The advent of the gasboat  put a polish on the business  and made it so efficient that  it had to be recognized because it was at least a definite means of gathering these  strays from hitherto inaccessible places. There were gradual improvements in booming practice such as the riders on the end of each raft.  The first diesel tubs showed  up and were regulated as to  how much they could tow.  The term beachcomber is  generally, considered derogatory and at times there was justice in this as the work was  spasmctic and during long  spells of calm weather and  prowling    t he     beaches    for  Editor: I wish to thank the  firemen and neighbors for  coming to my assistance when  my house took fire last Sunday. The firemen arrived in  record   time.    A.  Winegarden.  Copy cf letter to Mr. James  Drummond, Jr. Sunshine  Coast Lodge IOOF.  Dear Sir,  I wish to express my sincere thanks for receiving the  honour of being the selected  candidate to make the United  Rations Pilgrimage Tour,  i i ,,will take full . advantage  of the opportunity to acquire  as much information as possible of the pilgrimage and  will anticipate with pleasure  presenting it to your organization and the district in  the Fall.  Much of the success of the  Essay Contest is due to the  interest and work of Mr.  Peers, the sponsor of our  High School United Nations  Club and our teachers who  take a great interest in all our  activities.  Will ycu kindly convey my  gratitude to your officers  and members of your Lodge  also the judges who gave  much of their time.  Yours sincerely,  Percy A. (Bud) White.  all lactic or souring:gerins'are  destroyed in .pasteurizing and  the putrifying germs are left  to develop faster than ever.  Hence the sickening flavor  you sometimes get when pasteurized milk is kept too  long."  Our local men are hardworking and running a good  clean setup and should hot be  restricted by the same law  that covers milk handling in a  city especially a dirty place  like Vancouver. The writer in  the B.C. Farmer says: "It has  always seemd to me more sensible to produce clean milk  than to try t<> purify an unclean product by pasteurization. There has never been' devised a way to purify milk  after, it has been contaminated.  Any dairyman who is enterprising enough to produce  Grade A milk should have the  full support of all authorities  and the  consumer."  To my knowledge there  have . been dairy cattle in  these parts for the last 60  years and they haven't killed  anybody yet. When one compares the imported against the  local milk in taste there is not  much argument left as to why  people do not drink more  milk.   . A  Reader.  Editor: May I air a bit of a  grievance through your most  valued columns? It is about  our local milk producers. It  would appear as if they may  be regimented out .cf business  by some of the bumblers that  have been poorly instructed at  the  local flophouse, the UBC.  It is charged that by selling  good clean raw milk of too  high a fat content (in other  words too good) they are acting contrary to law. If. these  bumblers- who are so anxious  to improve things were of one  accord it might.be a simple  matter but here is what one  pundit has t0 say, taken from  the B.C. Farmer: "Pasteurization is not sterilization and  some disease germs are not  killed  by the  process."  Dr. Conn has pointed out,  "there are millions of germs  in buttermilk but whoever  heard of buttermilk hurting  anyone!" He goes on to say  "the process does not kill all  bacteria and those remaining  will grow rapidly unless the  milk  is cooled at once.      But  , Editor: A leading article in  your issue of April 28 concerning schools, is, .without any  doubt whatsoever, apparently  intended to start another controversy.  I must say that whoever  wrote this article has absolutely no knowledge of the facts,  nor any idea of-'the reasonif or  the dispute and upset 6f the  original  bylaw.  In order to clarify the situation, it. is necessary to go, back  tb the year 1949.    Mrs. Xi. S.  Jackson was,  I believe,   liead  of the board. Mr. A. E. Riteh-  ���-ey wias  also    on    the    school  board at that time. Mr. Ritch-  ey was sent over to Gambier  Island to work for the department   of    public    works    and  while over here was asked, by  some of the parents as well as.  by   the     late    Capt.    Francis  Drage,  what,   if any,  arrangements  were   contemplated  for  the   children of  Gambier     Island on education,  bearing in  mind that we    islanders    had  been absorbed into School District No. 46.  The answer given was no  arrangements were being considered    whatsoever.       Conse  quently ���:CJapt;.;..;. Drage fought  the bylaw' and a "new bylaw  was submitted approving a  school for Gambier.. This was  in 1950. Col. Burnett, who  worked exceedingly hard to  bring both sides together told  us that the Gambier School,  would definitely open for the  beginning of the school year  1950-51. That meant that the  youngest child at Gambier  Harbour would start, school in  September (at 5 1/2 years).  However, Col. Burnett was  moved, and in October, 1950,  the school board made arrangements for four 'children  to attend Gibsons Elementary  School via boat from New  Brighton.  I have no hesitation in stating, that, in all the intervening  time only once have the children had to stay overnight at  Gibsons, because of bad weather. Now these children, or  perhaps I should say most of  them, enjoy the boat trip and'  look forward to it. Also, during these years they have  made friends and enjoyed all  the facilities offered by the  attendance at Gibsons Elementary School. These advantages  would be woefully lacking in  a one-room school at Gambier,  Another point I would like  to call attention to is the site  chosen by the so called representative for Gambier Island  and partly approved is, to say  the least, no good. Sure, there  is some clearing done, a house  that could be made over fairly  cheaply. There is also. a well,  dry for about five months a  year and I have heard that the  owner's, wife wouldn't drink  the water when >there was water.  For my part,, I see no sense  or reason in depriving the children already attending Gibsons School of the privileges  and benefits; they already enjoy. As I see it the same privileges and benefits would be  had by the other children on  the Island if their parents applied for transportation and  in the long run that would be  a far cheaper and more sensible  thing to do.  As I said before, 1950 is not  1955 and 1955 is now. A  school in 1950 would have  been just the thing needed.  Now it would be an unnecessary luxury besides depriving  these children of. the facilities  that can only be obtained by  their attendance at the bigger school.  BEACHCOMBING  BY L.S.J.  strays it was a temptation to  look around a summer cottage perhaps or any vacant  buildings or camps to see if  there was anything useful  for the   taking. i  In seme'' of the log storage  grounds it was easy to pick  up a few chains by robbing  the swifters and these .were  readily convertible into gas  or grub or what have you.  Up until recently the modus operandi went something  like this. The tug skipper who  lost the legs would seek out  the nearest comber and give  them a written permit to pick  up all logs marked so and so  at so much a log or so much  per thousand feet. This last  matter was decided by the  size of the logs and the locale  cf the  spill.  It was sometimes quite  easy to pick up a bunch of  logs if the beach was right.  A fairly steep beach was  good. A long sandy flat with  occasional boulders was bad  this of course affected - the  price. It was at this point  where   chicanery stepped  in.  All logs are presumed to be  branded with the owners'  mark which designated the  origin but it always and still  is today a difficult job to mark  every log in a . clear manner  so our friend after getting the  sill cleared up has a few unmarked logs in his possession.  If some of these logs had  the point mark of a gilchrist  jack smearing up the place  where a' mark might have  been it was nobody's business  but it was painfully, noticeable that the best logs and  most easily .disposed of seemed to be in this category. It  would Hnot be, long before  our friend would have a section or two of these sort of  legs and he had to have a  market. This was not too easy and is generally the case  where there is some risk, as  it is a criminal offense to cut  LETTERS to the EDITOR  ,; Then there are ether things  to be taken into consideration,  such as where would the  teacher stay? I know of no  place at West Bay where a  teacher could stay, and the  days when a teacher would  .walk from 1 1/2 to 2 miles  each way through mud, slush,  ��� snow and what have you,  went out with the horse ���'.. and  buggy, and I wonder just what  would happen, if a fire started. No one to help the teacher,  no phone and say 16 or 17  children. I know we don't look  for things like that, yet they  are happening every day arid  we should at least face up to  the  possibility.  - Again, your article is misleading as to the time. One  child leaves home at 7.20 a.m.  and reaches home at 4.45 p.m.  And this child walks approximately 11/2 miles to; get the  school boat, and has done this  ��� since Oct 16, 1950. Yet she is  still full of pep in the evening-  She is also the youngest of  the original fOur, to start at  Gibsons School from Gambier  Island. A school at West Bay  would not make any difference in the time til is school  child would have to leave  .home. In fact it would be a  ' greater hardship on her, *md  on the Andes Bay children  than the boat and bus ride..  In closing let me say, I have  had occasion to travel from  Gambier Island to the mainland several times in all three  of the boats used for school  .boats, and I did not find even  the first one .to�� uncomfortable. The second was far superior to the first one and the  present school boat has no  peer plying the waters of  Howe Sound, either East or  West. I found both operators  careful, and. competent. Neither of them would take any unnecessary chances. ;  i/     ^' '  . A Gambier Island Taxpayer.  DEADLINE EXTENDED  Fund drive to send the UBC-  Vancouver Rowing Club crew  to  annual  Royal Henley    Regatta in England June    29    to  July 1  is edging the    $20,000  mark,   campaign officials     report.    The Henley  committee,  which  spt a $25,000   goal     to  send the 12 university boys, a  manager and coach to the English  classic,  has  extended  the  deadline   for    fund    contributions until May 15.  up unsealed logs, the pay for  the logs would be ae a large  discount.  However, a ��� bit of night  work and some quick action  in the log pond before daylight would see our friend's  logs in the millpocket with numerous other legal logs where  their identification would be  extremely unlikely. Most of  this type of .shenanigan is a  thing of the pa��t and when  insurance entered the field of  log towing a certain aura of  respectability cloaked all affairs connected with log salvage, which term is used today. Besides the log salvor of  today has about $10,000 tied  up in gear if he is regular, and  is ..consequently in business.  | One single investment can make  1 you a part-owner in over. 100  . widely   diversified,   carefully  selected securities.     For full  , details contact your Investors  Syndicate representative:^  Write or Phono  NEV  ASTLEY  District Manager  Room  313  Pemberton  Bldg.  Phone MA 5283  Vancouver,  B.C.  B. W. M. BONE  Chartered    Accountant  1045   West Pender  St.  TAtlow   1954  VANCOUVER  1,   B.C.   j  Mutual  m  ^fra-fc.  HOW MANY MINUTES PER GALLON?  Of course, you don't have to make  gasoline yourself. But you do have to  work at your job.io make the money ��to buy  gasoline. And today you don't have to work nearly  as long as you did'in 1939, or even 1946.".  Back in 1939, the average Canadian had to  work 33 minutes jo earn enough to buy  a gallon of gasoline;  SMf  ^ or*  If  Seven years later, in 1946, the same  Canadian had to work 29 minutes to earn  enough to buy a. gallon of gasoline.  Today he has to work only 17 tributes-  half as long asm 1939 ~fb i?uy ^gallon  me.  (ffe much Wter gasoline/too. l\m gallons  of today's gasoline doQs the work of three  gallons made in the 20's.)  it Coast News May 12, 1955. 3  Business and  Professional expansion  ,            The B.C.    Telephone    Com-  ~ pany  spent  $225,000   on     ex  pansion, and improvement    in  territory it acquired from the  a  J6��s��E'tiV,'&Sr  ACCOUNTING SERVICE  PENINSULA  ACCOUNTING SERVICE  . All Types of Accounting  Problems Expertly Attended  Village Enterprises Bldg.  Seehelt  Office Open 3  a.m:r���5 p.m.  Daily  Phone Seehelt 98J  P.O. Box 38.  Gibsons  BICYCLES  SECHELT    CYCLES  Bicycles New & Reconditioned  Repairs io All Wheeled Goods  Saw Filing  Lawn Mowers Sharpened  Phone Seehelt 95M  BUILDING SUPPLIES  GIBSONS  BUILDING    SUPPLIES  LTD.  "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  One of the most famous  paintings in the world is "The  Light of the World/' painted  by the English artist, Holman  Hunt, and now hangs in St.  federal government a year Paul's Cathedral, London. In  ago, increased the number of that picture we see Jesus stan-  telephones by 21 percent and c:in,g at a door, and waiting  expects to- spend an additional patiently to be admitted: Tne  $500,000 on further develop- iOQ^ on ,his face is one of in-  ment in this portion of its' sys- finite gentleness and patience,  tern during the next twelve and thousands of people have  months- ���    ��        ' been deeply .moved by Hunt's  These are the highlights of masterpiece,  a report by W. S. Pipes, vice- The door looks old-fashicn-  president and. general mana- ed and is covered With ivy as  ger, on progress during the though not much in use. He  first year of operating the 28 stands and knocks; the sugges-  government   exchanges   taken    tion  of the artist is  that     he  BUILDING    BULLDOZING  ���       CONTRACTING  Ran  Vernon,  R.R.   1,  Gibsons  Phone  2BW  over April 1 1954, and the  campany's program for iu-  ture development.  "Improvements of on? Kind  or another have been made in  all exchanges acquired in the  transfer, including switchboard additions or replacements in many offices, renovation of buildings, rehabilitation cf outside plant, expansion of long distance facilities  in many areas and installation  of outdoor and other telephone  paystations.  Jn addition, we have    made  s number of key personnel appointments in   orde*.to  bring  about  more efjliciena admnrs-  tration  and  opertcion of    the  territory."    An extensive survey was made of the    entire  area to assess demon 1 for i.ei-  vice. both present and future.  "Our    continuing     program  will include additional switchboard and    associated    equipment, more cable, wire, cross-  arms and poles, and additional  has been knocking many times  but without receiving any re-  spence.   His eyes tell of love,  his face beams with yearning.  A little    girl,    accompanied  by  her mother,  once saw the  picture.  As   she   took in    the  scene her sympathy was aroused    and    she   "said    to      her  mother:   "Why  doesn't he  open the  door    and    go    in?"  "   Because,"  her  mother   answered, "the latch is on the inside and he can't go in unless  those in the house  open    the  door-"  That little thing was one  of the marks of a great painting. It is said that one of the  Bible verses which was in the  mind of Holman Hunt when  he fainted the picture wa's.io  "Beheld I stand at the door  and knock; if any man hear  my voice and open the door,  I will come in to him and  sup with him and he with  me" (Revelation 3:20). But  that door can only be opened  CLEANERS   - circuits       between        various    __ ��� ��� ���   PENINSULA     CLEANERS    ^rvtc���* t0 Xmpr��Ve GXisting    ^   the inside; there  is  no  other way  in.  It is    one    of the    strange  things about life that no one  service.  Cleaners  for the   Seehelt  ?.,i Peninsula  j K "��� *' ��� .      Phone j '  j.. 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    . ,���,,..;  ^GIBSONS    ELECTRIC"  Phone 130  *   ���   Authorized  GE  Dealer   Radios. Appliances, TV Service     APPLE LEADS PIE PARADE  -���������������  .'. Canada's bakers used 2  1/2  PENINSULA  ELECTRONICS  TV & Radio Sales and Service  ALL   WORK   GUARANTEED  Fleetwood.   Philco &   Dumont  PHONE 75 W  CSNS   PURSER   HONORED  One of the world's better be compelled to do the right  known steamship pursers was thing. They must decide for  honored in Vancouver recent- ��� themselves. They only can  ly at a presentation ceremony    open the latch.  ^^ often wonder why God  does not compel men and women to be good. If we stop and  think for a moment we see  that if people were compelled  to do right there could be no  virtue in it. Human beings  would, be no better than machines. We all have freedom  of choice. We have the power  to make our own decisions.  There is always the possibility that they might be wrong  but there is no reason why  that should be. We have the  power to open the door to the  to mark his retirement from  active service with the Canadian National Steamships on  the Pacific Coast. He is A. H.  "Bert" Robson, purser, SS  Prince George, and a veteran  of almost 40 years with the  C.N.S.E. He was presented  with a television set as a retirement gift from his ship  and shore colleagues.  times as much apple pie filling  in 1953 as all other k^nds  combined ��� 3,196,378 pounds    highest and the  best.  versus 1,297,658.  WIRING  Commercial &  Residential  Electric  Space Heating  Anywhere on the Peninsula  PARKER and SIM  ELECTRIC  Parker's  Hardware  Seehelt 51 -  Legal  This is surely one of the  mysteries of life, that men  can accept or reject the overtures of God's grace. Think  how true this was of the  earthly life of Jesus. "Ye will  not come to me that ye might  TENDERS FOR FUEL   OIL  WESTERN   PROVINCES  SEALED TENDERS addressed    ,have life." "How often would  to the  undersigned  and en-    i  nave gathered thy  children  dorsed as above,   will  be __ re-    together   as a  hen    gathereth  ceived until 3.00   p.m.,   (E.D.-  S.T.), THURSDAY,    JUNE    2,  her chickens under her wmgs  GIFT STORE  _._    Notions���Ca*ds���Toys  Miscellaneous Gifts  THRIFTEE   STORES  Left of Post Office  ;  Gibsons, B.C.  Headquarters For Wool  1955,' for the supply of fuel oil    and ye  would not."    "Behold  75K Evenings    for the Federal Buildings and    I stand at the door and knock;  Experimental  Farms and  Sta-    if  any  man  hear  my    voice,  tions, throughout the Provinces of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia. * '  Forms of tender with specifications can be obtained from  the Chief cf Purchasing and  Stores, Department of Public -  Works, Room 503, Garland  Building, Ottawa, the District  Architect,  705  Time Building,  MACHINISTS  HILL'S   MACHINE    SHOP���-������333 Portage^   Avenue,    Winni-  Mobilized Welding   ���  Welding Anywhere -^Anytime  Expert    Tradesmen  f^  Precision    Machinists ;/  Phone 54 Residence 7��f  PXUMBING  peg, Man., the District Architect,, ; 321 Federal Building,  4'Saskatobn, Siask.," the"i3isrrict  Architect, 725 Public Building,  Calgary, Alta., and the District Architect, 1110- West  Georgia Street, Beggv Building,  /Vancouver, B.C. .;���>�����/ ;-%-  Teriders; will hot; be\='cohsider-  and open    the    door    I    will  come in to him and sup with'  him, and he with me." There  is no such    thing    as    moral  stand at the heart's door   and  25th ANNIVERSARY  Nearly 900 University of  British Columbia social work  graduates, scattered throughout the; world, have received  invitations to participate in  the- 25th anniversary celebration of UBC's School of Social  Work, Prof. Marjorie J- Smith,  director of the school, disclosed;'  MARSHALL'S   PLUMBING    ed unless made oh dc accord-  HEATING &   SUPPLIES  ^^^^r^'^1^ su%  Phone Gibsons 13* 404 or,33    $*2^*Rg^d$*  HADIU ���    ��������, set forth therein.   ���.:��� V  ��� ��� r- ���~rrr. .-,.,   The Department reserves the  RICHTiER'S   RADIO ���:TVv:Hght to demand from'any suc-  ���;*  SAIj.ES and SERVICE .-    V^essfuEtenderer,. before award  ' v.Speedy,v Guaranteed Work .  ��� SALES ON EASY TERMS*-*-  j:     Phone SECHELT 25J ,i,  FURNITURE; ���<  C: and S SALES, SERVICE  Agents  For .-  Propane Gas  Combination  Gas Ranges  Sales  and  Installations  Free Estimates  Electric, and Gas Hot Plates  FURNITURE  LINOLEUMS  Phone 30S Seehelt  REFRIGERATION     ' ~~  REFRIGERATION  SALES and SERVICE  Commercial ��� Domestic  25 Years' Experience  A.  M.  CAMPBELL  SECHELT 83 W  . $.ng the order,* a security deposit in the form cf   a    certified  cheque drawn  oft^'a" bank    incorporated ..., under ��� the    Bank  '^Act or the .'  Quebec -   Savinjgs  ���"-Sank. Act payable to the order  of the Honourable the Minister  of Public Works, equal to ten  per cent of the amount of the  tender, in accordance with the  Government; Contracts Regulations now in force, or Bearer  Bonds, with    unmatured    coupons attached, of the Government of Canada or of the Canadian National Railway    Company and its  constituent  companies,    unconditionally   guar- "The Grey Cup game    will  anteed as to principal" and in-    never go    to    Vancouver"    is  terest  by   the  Government  of  Canada. l  The lowest or  any    tender  not necessarily accepted.  ROBERT FORTIER,  Chief of  Administrative  Services and Secretary.  Denartment of Public Works,  Ottawa, May 2,  1955.  what sportscaster Dave Price  has said over and over again  on his weekly "Canadian  Sports Roundup" on CBC Dominion Network. In fact, he  also said he would "eat crow"  if it did. Well, here he is, eating crow  as  promised.  knock and    wait    until    that  door is opened from within.  There was a sense in which  these people had already  come to Jesus. They came to  Him in such numbers that  He cculd scarcely find time  t0 eat. They crowded Him  and crpwded around. Yet these  approaches were physical, and  what He wanted was a surrender of heart and life. On  one occasion when in the midst  of a crowd, He surprised  His disciples by asking, "Who  tcufhed me?" They replied  with astonishment, "Thou see-  st the multitudes thronging  thee, and sayst thou, who  touched me?" But Jesus looked around to. see who had  done that thing, for he knew  there has been an approach  which had not  been  physical.  Reproductions of Hunt's  painting have been printed  by the thousand; one might  almost say by the million.  Centuries ago a great Christian leader said' truly: "All  preaching is not of the pulpit." '  Our quotation to-day is by  Tennyson: "Closer is He than  breathing, nearer than hands  and feet."  I  liability insoranoe  The Composite Dwelling Policy is issued '  on a three-year basis. You get credit for  the unearned dollars you have already  paid on your individual policies. As these  policies expire the coverage is transferred  to this one-premium contract.  CONSULT   YOUR   INSURANCE   AGENT   TODAY  B.C. Ugider^frlter3? AssooiaKon  r  xi  fod&*  -'>'$*%'!-    i  Business Trip?  LONG DISTANCE keeps hint close to home  See the inside of your Directory for Station-to-Station  rates throughout B.C. after 6 p.m. and all day Sunday.-  BRITISH   COLUMBIA  TELEPHONE   COMPANY  CANADIAN WHISKY  AMHERSTBURG. ONT.  VANCOUVER, a. C.  9  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control Board  or by the Government of British Columbia 4 Coast News May  12,  1955  son Creek  (BY 24RS. ERICKSON)  Mr.  arid.  Mrs.  Gecrge    Lay  . "with.   Corriene    and    Georgie  surprised Ted. and Mrs.    Nor-  b��m by" a day's visit last Sunday for Mother's Day.  Down from Saltery' Bay  Jack McNutt spent the week  end with his mother, Mrs. M.  McNutt.  Tommy Reynolds is here  for a few days before leaving  for Woodshoffing Ltd., Hoth-  sm Sound. The Chris Smiths  with their son Michael and  CTerry Gibbons will also be  leaving when the houses are  ready at the new camp.  Mr. and Mrs. Jack Macleod  ���were in Vancouver for a few  days.  Mrs. Bill Moore has returned to the city but hopes to be  lap again soon. The Sunshine  Coast made a great impression  on Mrs. Moore. It was her  first visit.  Roberts Creek Hall Committee is to be congratulated en  the improvement in the Hall.  The newly decorated stage and  ���wfalis were a nice setting for  the combined Bowling Banquet and Dance. A splendid  ��inner was a great credit to  Mrs. A. Garry and her staff.  Music by the Mellonaires was  tops. Orv Sanderson, the sax  player was associated with  Stoaewall (Prutt) Jackson  when he had his dance band  Sere and on tour.  Miss Buddy Wood attended  the dance on her way to Powell River Hospital from Vancouver where she had been  taking further exams, as an  X-ray technician.  CORRECTION  In last week's issue it was  mentioned Fred Holland of  Gibsons had joined the Wakefield Inn staff. It should have  read Fred Holland of Selma  Park.  ^=��rii.-^:33WK5*i ^-*;^  Where to Eat  in   Gibsons   GOOD HOMEY MEALS  PUNCHES ���'SNACKS  try the  FERRY CAFE  Theatre Bldg.,   Gibsons  Good Home Made Pies  ; Mum-A-Gen  Coffee Shop  Offers Lunches,  Snacks  G;ood Home-Cooked   Meals  Convenient,    Pleasant  Below Post Office  Li:    ANNE     GARY  S^riT^^^^^^J^T'  IMJ  Dr. Lowe,  DENTIST  Roberts Creek  Phone 20 H 2  3-HOUR PE&lPtJRE  REPA&&*?  OPEN EVENINGS  SECHELT  INSURANCE     AGENCIES  Real Estate,    Insurance  Property Management  (Rentals)  T E. DUFFY, Agent  CSSfice: At Union ��� Old P.O.  Vhaa.es: Office 22J; ites., 31W  MEN & MATERIALS  for any        -  ; f  BUILDING JOB  Carpenters,   Painters  Electricians  Plumbers  Supplied by ' ��� .  eohett.'  Building Supplies  Phone Seehelt 60K    '  KS  Remember  YOUR  a  FUND  {4  Jiizndi of J\\x. & jy{^. g.., cz$. ^itcfiM  axz Lnvltza to attsna a ^Wzaaina cJ\��.cs.titiori  iiz   tns.    Praton   c^raLL,   <fyl\jion��  on c^atuxaau <��l<j��nLng dV\a\j 1Q,  ixom, S to TO h..rh.  lt����|lll������IIIIIIIIUUIIIM<UIMIMU��IUIIIHIIIIHlUmilltlHIMlMMmMI*llllinMMHWll��MUlll  TCGGEEY  Most of Canada can look forward to weather forecast by the meteorological office,  normal or near normal temperatures for the The one chilly area is a strip of the western  next 25 days, according to   the   long  range provinces just north of the U.S. border.  Seehelt News Weatherman   cautious  HAS BROUGHT IN FOR YOU  NEW PEDAL PUSHERS  JACK KNIFE CORD JACKETS  SWEATERS & T-SHIRTS  DRESSES & SKIRTS IN CRISP COTTONS  Smooth smart jackets bx> ferron .  Fresh Summer Lingerie  You Must See These First for Summer  Phone 56H SECHELT  i*\npw**it9*x**f*ttinmman  i��Hwwmi��iBMm��aiHnwwiwjttMnwwrtian>iwwiiw��wwjm*  (BY MRS. A. A. FRENCH)  Robert Clifton was a recent visitor. Mr. Clifton 'is  president of the Native Brotherhood and comes from Hartley Bay reserve. He has completed a tour of all the Indian  reservations from Prince  George to Seehelt. He was the  founder of the movement in  B.C.  John Clayton is here with  his parents, Mr. and Mrs. E.  S. Clayton for the summer  months. John is a student at  UBC.  Mr. Carl Peterson came  down from Nelson, Island for  a few days.  Mr. and Mrs. Cyril (Al) Gen-  ower are visiting Mrs. Gen-  ower and Mr. and Mrs. W. K.  Berry.  Mrs. R. Bryson is visiting  from Campbell River and is  the guest of daughter and husband, Mr. and Mrs. Leo Johrv-  son.  Captain and Mrs. S. Dawe  visited Vancouver for a few  days.  Miss Vivian ��� Hansen of  Seattle was a' weekend guest  of Mr. and Mrs. O. K. Engen.  Mr. Engen later accompanied  her to Vancouver.  Visiting from Lasqueta Island were Mr. and," Mrs.. J.  Whyte and Mr. and Mrs. M.  Cooke. They were guests of  Mrs: J. Whyte. ;,  :. Mr.; J... Whyte is getting  along'very well after his recent operation.  Oldtimers recently calling  on, friends in Seehelt were  Mr: and. Mrs. Roger Green formerly of Wilson Greek who  had been visiting other old  friends and extSecheltites Mr.  and Mrs. G. B. Wood at Powell River.  Mrs.   Madge Holroyd,  president, of WA, Seehelt Branch of  Canadian Legion will be    the  delegate to coming convention  at Prince George.  Newcomers to Seehelt are  Mr. and Mrs. Robinson. They  have moved in to Miss Burrel's  home. Mr. Robinson is in camp  at Halfmoon Bay.  over holiday forecast  Selma Park  (BY  MRS.  C.   BYERS)  Mr. and Mrs. Beney have  had Mrs. Carter of Vancouver  as house guest for the past  week.  Mrs. H; Temple, left on  Thursday for a two week visit  with her daughter at Summer-  land.        . a    .��� -  Mrs. Mabel Livesay has  been at her son's home m Victoria for several weeks.  Mr. and Mrs. Harry Neill  and Miss Ann Millar made a  brief stop at Selma Park. ori  Monday.  Mi*, and Mrs. Colman and  family have purchased the  former Peppardine .home on  the waterfront for their summer Shome.  Mrs. George Batchelor's  new home on the Sechiel��  highway is nearing completion.  Mrs. H. Evans and Mrs. C.  Byers visited Powell River at  the week-end, accompanied by  Mrs. Helen Lau of Roberts  Creek ,and Miss Isobel Dun-  .can of Vancouver. They enjoyed the scenic trip and the  visit to the paper mill and felt  it was a trip others would enjoy also.  Mrs. Wheeler sr., has returned from a month's visit  with her son at Campbell River.  (BY  R.  F.   KENNETT)    .  Holiday spirits were dampened during Easter week-end.  Tourists had little praise for  the weather dished up here on  the Sunshine Coast, for during  that week one of the worst  gales ripped over the Peninsula and dripping wet skies kept  would-be Easter holidayers  and paraders indoors.  This bill of fare was corv  fined mostly to early April,  and skies for the balance of  the month showed a little  more respect for spring. Morning and- overnight temperatures were below normal but  most other elements of weath-  Port Mellon  (BY MRS.  SWAN)  The Teen Age .Club held a  Mother's Day Tea in the Cafeteria Saturday afternoon. Mrs.  P. White was convener and  the girls served tea.  At the recent meeting of  the WA it was decided to support the Mission to Lepers.  The WA is asking for donations of wool, old or new, any  color to knit scarves, men's  used socks, shirts, any used  material. Miss Georgiiia Anient will come to Port Mellon  and give a talk on this "Worthy  cause.  Mrs. Louden, who is in  charge of the Brownies in the  district gave a resume of the  work accomplished so far. The  WA has decided to sponsor  the Brownies.  The Port Mellon. Community Church senior olioir will  sing in. the Gibsons United  Church Sunday morning. May  15. *  Mr. and Mrs. ' Powell of  Powell River are visiting their  daughter and sonrin-law, Mr.  and Mrs. Harold Stewart  Mr. Carl Peterson, son of  Mr. and Mrs. S. Peterson was  a visitor from Ocean Falls.  Mr. and Mrs. E. Sherman  have bad! as. their guest, Mrs.  Sherman's mother, Mrs. Otto  Nelson of Seattle.  Sunday, fee Society of  Friends held its first service in  the Community Church, Following the service the ladies  of the WA served a lovely buffet hutch! afc the Seaside Hotel.  Friday evening Hie Married  Women's Baseball Team challenged the Married Men, who  dont't plajr balL The game was  called m. the fifth, inning on  account of darkness, by the  impartial umpire, Mrs. Betty  Wood; wit& the game 26-22 in  favor cf the men.  Anotfoer game will be played Friday, May 13 when the  girts; w&e> feawe got limbered  up -wiR ;jreal$y; get down to  playing. Pitchers for the teams  were Joan Quarry and ' Del  FtCmao. v  Bowen Island  Mr. Fred JRiley of Scarbor?  \ eugh, BoweK Island, . is the  ' possessor of a United States  Bag, presented him. by the  United States government. It  was the Sag which draped the  casket of Ms brother, Major  DooaM W. Riley, #6, who died  en Dec. IS afc his home in  Washington, B.C.  Major Riley had a colorful  career, serving with distinc-  tao�� m tfee Phillipines, in the  Spanisfe American War with  the Nebraska regiment.  Mr. George Coombs of Scar-  borough is at present in the  Hycroft Veterans1 Hospital in  Vancouver. He will be pleased  to see any of his friends who  may be in town.  er followed the average April  fashion.  April precipitation totalled  3.42 inches and fell on 13  days during .the month. Other  elements were as follows,  with normal figures in brackets: Mean maximum temperature 51.0 deg. (50.4); mean  minimum temperature 35?1  (35.0); monthly mean 43.0  (42.7) mean 7 a.m. temperature 40.1 .(42.1); mean 7 p.m.  temperature 42.8 (44.8); 7 a.m.  mean humidity 82 percent; 7  p.m. 86 percent.  Hottest day was April 6  when mercury reached 66.2,  while the coldest day was April 25 with a temperatlre of  27.9 degrees. Good Friday,  April 8, takes the credit for.  the wettest day with 1.26  indies  of rain.  Early May weather has  seen warm, afternoons with  overnight temperatures on the  cool side insofar as garden enthusiasts are concerned.  The odds are against it, but  perhaps sunny skies will prevail over the Victoria Day  week-end and thereby redeem  itself in comparison with previous years.  IDCEWAY  CCffCC   BAR  OPEN  from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.  WYNGAERT  POULTRY FARM  FRESH EGGS & DRESSED POULTRY  at FARM PRICES  CHOICE FRYERS A SPECIALTY  NOW SELLING at  49<  LB. DRESSED WESGHT  ORDER TODA Y for TOMORROW  PHONE 107H GIBSONS  TOP VALUE USED  19SS Oldsmobile Hardtop  Hydramatic,   Power Brakes,  Special Paint,   Tinted Glass,  Special Upholstery  Only 400 Miles  SPECIAL REDUCED PRICE  Must be Seen and Driven  To be Appreciated  1954 CHEVROLET DELUXE  SEDAN  Radio ��� Heater ��� New Tires  "A Beautiful Family Car  ONLY $I$95  1951 TWO-DOOR SEDAN  New Paint, Good Tires  Excellent Condition  $1095  1947 MONARCH 118 SEDAN  Good Clean Car ;  Excellent    Transportation  NEW REDUCED PRICE  - $650.00  USED TRUCKS  1953FONTIAC  SEDAN    DELIVERY  Very Low Mileage  ;'ytm��' ."  1953 AUSTIN PANEL  Tops in Condition  $1095  1953 THAMES  PANEL, LIKE NEW  A Steal. At ��595  1951   GMC   1/2-TON  PICKUP  $995  1951 FORD 1/2-TON  Excellent Shape  $895  ARMY 4x4��� - - A LOGGER'S SPECIAL ���$595  Peninsula motors Products Ltd.  THE NAME THAT MEANS A GOOD DEAL  PHONE a S       WILSON CREEK SUSPENDERS  Canada    exported,   $132  ���worth  of braces and suspenders in 1954, all of thm to Jamaica.  SUCRE LUMBER CO. Ltd..  SAW MILL, NORTH ROAD  FIR SLABS ��� FIREWOOD  Length up to 14"  $7 per Load (a good cord)  Delivered  PICK UP YOUR  FREE  SAWDUST  Phone 82 K ��� Gibsons  lm  COD FISHERMEN . . .  MURDOCH'S  0 are your  Best Buyers !  Call here for  Fishing Gear  and Marine Needs  Groceries  Fresh Foods  MURDOCH'S  MARINE SUPPLIES  PENDER   HARBOUR  Phone 11-J  Seventy-six persons attended  the Gibsons Girl Guide Mother and Daughter banquet in  the Legion Hall one week ago  Thursday when year pins and  badges were* presentd to. five  ^ girls.  Each of the mothers was  sponsored by one of the Girl  Guides and they sat at tables  arranged for four persons.  Supper was served buffet  style and cold meats- and salads- were served with various  cakes and cookies for dessert.  Tea and juices were available  to drink. The mothers of N the  Girl Guides arranged the food  supply which was ample with  seconds available. The Girl  'Guide grace was sung before  the supper started.  Florence Blain made a toast,  to the Mothers in which she  thanked the mothers for the  help they had supplied in the  past and would supply in the  days toi come. Mrs. McCartney  replied and said the mothers  were always ready to do-what  they could to help the Girl  Guides.  The Peninsula's Finest  V,     ���  in  Clothing  &  Shoes!  Quality - Style -  Variety  ARE FOUND AT  TASELLA SHOPPE  PHONE 29J SECHELT  ST. MARY'S HOSPITAL  Owng'to the fullness and nature of cases, celebration of  Hospital Sunday and 25th Anniversary is postponed until  further notice. ,  (Signed) Board of Trustees.  REMEMBER YOUR  HOSPITAL FUND CAMPAIGN  Mrs. Clendinning offered a  few words to mothers and visitors on behalf of the Ladies  Auxiliary which works en behalf of the Guides and Browrt-  ies helping in raising money  so they can have needed equipment. The auxiliary also does  whatever possible '"to help the  Captain and Brown Owl, who  give' so much time and effort  not only on meeting daysbut  at all times, she said.  More members are required  to help maintain the Girl  Guides. "We will be happy to  welcome new members as we  have too few at present and  could do with some more,"  Mrs. Clendinning said.  The auxiliary meets on the  first Monday of each month  and they are good,  meetings ��� not just for mothers solely. Their friends "too.  are welcome.  The girls, following the  short speeches formed their  customary horseshoe and second year pins were presented  t0 Sharon Davis and Sharon  Fladagar; third year pin to  Barbara Knowles, presented  by' Mrs. Labonte; cook badges  to Florence Blain and Joyce  Inglis by Mrs. Clendinning.  ' A contest between mothers  and daughters followed which  the mothers won. Musical entertainment was provided by  Florence Blain and Joyce Inglis after which came a general sing-song with mothers,  daughters and visitors making  the rafters ring.  Official hostesses for the  event were Florence Blain,  Joyce Inglis, Sylvia Wilson,  Sharon Fladager and Carol  Knowles all of whom are  working for the hostess badge  so, they have chosen stark  drama for their initial appearance, when  mayhap,  a     light  comedy might have been easier.  Their play has to do with  Greek mythology, and added to  the long hours of study and  memorizing, and the many rehearsals is their faithful adherence to the costuming of the  era in minutest detail. Be sure  to mark May 20 on your calendar.  Barretts draw  FITCHETT���CARROLL  A quiet wedding took place  in the vestry of St. Bartholomew's Church at Gibsons on  Saturday, May 7, when Mrs.  Rita Carroll became the bride  of Jack A. Fitchett, of Gib  sons. The Rev. H. U. Oswald  officiated.  Miss Rose Nelson of Vancouver was the matron of honor* and  Mr.  Richard  Fitchett,  iiiiiuiiiiiiiiiiiTimriTTmOTnirrwaaTinrinr  NOTICE  New  Bus  Schedule  Effective:   May 20,  1955  The' new Schedule may be seen at the  SECHELT MOTOR TRANSPORT OFFICE,  SECHELT  TICKET OFFICE, GIBSONS WHARF or  PACIFIC STAGE LINES DEPOT,  VANCOUVER  Any ol^fctions to these changes may, be filed with the  Motor QM'ters Branch of the Public Utilities Commission, 17#i- West. Georg-ia. Vancouver, before May 20,  1955.    vv?'  Si4''"  ,i;Ai.ryitc t  yii^mmMtfmorm, transport.  -yfym^rsy^y'-'^y ��� ���   ���     '.������������  Roberts Creek  (N.  NEWMAN) .  Mrs. S. Fallows on the .staff  of Mt. Elphinstone Jr.-Sr.  High School, is making a survey of children's - reading and  will speak on that subject at  the Roberts Creek PTA meeting on May 18. .    ���  PTA executive meeting was  held at the home of Mrs. J.  Jack on May 4;  Mr. and Mrs. Ben Fell owes  and Meg. are spending a few  weeks at their summer home  while Mr. Fellowes recuperates from recent surgery:..  Spending" the weekend at  Stratford are.Mr. and Mrs. Bill  Boyte, Johnnie and Betsy  Boyte, Ralph Galliford and  Doug Warne.  Mrs. Gwen Ripley, finished  with exams at UBC and now  engaged in field work at Es-  s6ndale,; spent a short holiday  with daughter Kitty last weekend.     " ���  "<-- .:  Accoi^ding to reliable sources, there will be included in  the VON Variety Show,' a  play, the first in many, a long  .day-' ?������'?���     ^y.  Althdugh not a product of.  the former and very' dormant  Players Club, it. nevertheless  should be worth ycu'r investigation. If found to be worthy,  the players might. be pursuad-  ed to continue- jh this field.  They should not be permitted  to hide their talents in the  work-a-day world.  Ambitious,     perhaps overly  sparse   house  The Barretts of Wimpole  Street must have looked out  upon the sparse Gibsons audience on the evening of May 6  and wondered whether it was  worth their while to come to  friendly. Gibsons and offer an interesting play which was sponsored  by Elphinstone PTA.  Gene Blomgren, the local  boy who had a small part in  the play as Alfred Moulton-  Barrett handled his role with  naturalness and with a good  voice. The play was directed  by Phoebe Smith.  Doris Chilcott as    Elizabeth  Moulton-Barrett,    played    her  very   difficult  part  well,  particularly in  the    second    act.  During the sequence of an invalid,    making    the    contrast  with, the girl who later    was  well, Miss Chilcott's voice was  too low to carry. This heightened as the action progressed.  Characters  were well    cast.  The  roles of    Henrietta    and  Anabel were given realistic interpretation  by    Eve     Newitt  and  Joan Humphrey.      Patty  Brown's    Vella    Hedley    was  given      everything      possible.  Miss Brown   succeeded   in  relaxing the  audience, and then  built up neatly to the climax.  Edward Moulton-Barrett, by  John Whi taker," was a well  p]ajred part and could be termed outstanding.  Coast News May 12, 1955. 5  the groom's brother, was best  man.  The bride was charming, in  a suit of pale blue, with a corsage of roses. The roses were  matched by a boutonniere  worn by the groom.  A family reception was held  at the home of the grpom's  mother, Mrs. J. Fitchett, sr. A  reception of friends of the  bride and groom will be helot  on Saturday, May 14, in the  "Legion Hall at Gibsons, at 8  p.m.  m  ly Emp  !  IF SO, APPLY TO:  PERSONNEL OFFICE  CANADIAN FOREST PRODUCTS  HOWE SOUND PULP DIVISION "  PORT MELLON  THE NUMBER OF JOBS IS LIMITED  THE DATE PAD  May 13 ��� Gibsons, Variety  Night at Elphinstone High  School Auditorium, 8 p.m.  May 17 ��� Gibsons: home of  Mrs. H. Winn, WI luncheon;  12 noon.  May 18 ��� Gibsons at home  of Mrs. Weinhandl meeting of  Mothers' Auxiliary Cubs and  Scouts.  May 19 ��� St. Mary's Altar  Society rummage sale and  home cooking, 11 a.m. to 4  p.m., United Church Hall, Gibsons.  May 21 ��� Gibsons Board of*  Trade special May dance, prizes, etc.  May 19��� Selma Park: Hospital meeting with  Col. Johnstone and Dr. Playfair or Dr.  Swan guest speakers.  .May 20 ���    Roberts    Creek  Community Hall, VON Concert, 8 p.m.  June 1 ��� Gibsons Parish  Hall, St. Bartholomew's superfluity sale.  June 9 & 10 ��� TB Clinic  Free Chest X-ray. Takes a  minute, might mean saving  your life. Take advantage of  it; tell your friends.  This Week's Special: WHAT  A BUY ��� 3 lots ��� 2-bedroom  home ��� million dollar view*  right in Gibsons; sacrifice for  S2625.  Harold Wilson  operating  Totem  Realty  Phone   Gibsons   44  Evenings 95J  Clmrcli Services  < Sunday,    May 15  ANGLICAN  Vi''Fifth Sunday after .Easter..'  (See story on Page  1)  Si. Mary's,  Pender Harbour  Divine Service, 11.00 a.m.  Port Mellon Com. Church  7.30 p.m. Evensong  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 1st, 2nd and 4th'  Sundays  ST. VINCENT'S  Holy Family,  Seehelt,    9 a.m.  St. Mary's, Gibsons, 10.30 o.m.  Port  Mellon,   first  Sunday  of  each month at 11.35  a.m.  PENTECOSTAL  9.45 a.m. Sunday School  11.00 a.-m. Devotional  7.30 p.m. Evangelistic  Wednesday  night  Prayer   and Bible Study   at  8 p.m. Friday night  Young   People   at   8   p.m.  BETHEL. SECHELT  Sunday School, 2 p.m.  Sunday Gospel, 3 p.m. ,  WANT ADS  CARD  OF   THANKS  FOR SALE (Continued)  THANKS, FELLOWS  At this time we would like  to thank the following Good  Samaritans; George Hopkins,  Eric Thomson, and Ed Wilson  who so kindly helped our driver Ernie Oxbury in clearing  a tree off the road near Halfmoon Bay some weeks ago.  Powell River Stages.  WORK WANTED  Spray and brush painting;  also paperhariging. J. Melhus.  Phone   Gibsons   33. Wn  FOR RENT  WOOD  Alder or Fir  Also Slab Wood  SERVICE FUELS  Ran  Vernon  .    Phone Gibsons 26W  15 ft. boat, 5 1/2 hp:Br'iggs:  $200. Phone Gibsons 124K: tfn  1 Used ranges, electric, coal &  wood, and oil. A good choice  at low prices. Parker's Hardware. Seehelt. tfn  Major sawdust burner and  hopper; practically new. $15.  Box 416;- Coast News.  Business premises' at Union Store, formerly C & S  Sales. Apply Union Estates office, Seehelt, for information: tfn  INSURANCE  INTRODUCING  GEORGE E. HOPKINS  ���   Newest member of the staff of  HEADED BY H. E.  WILSON  George brings to the business a  thorough knowledge of the area, its  people and a fresh enthusiasm to thi.  world of Real Estate.  He is fully qualified, and licensed h}  the Provincial Real Estate Board.  As a -member of the Community*  George is known to-many of you. He  claimed Hopkins Landing as home  since 1927 and has lived and worked  on the Peninsula for several years ���  the last four with Seehelt Motor Transport.  IF BOTING OR SELLING REAL ESTATE, SEE  TOTEM  REALTY  ione  Gibsons   44     or  call   George   Hopkins   Gibsons  128M,   Evenings  /  Fire, Auto, Liability. Prompt  courteous service. Totem Realty, Gibsons. tfn  GORDON AGENCIES  Seehelt  REAL   ESTATE  and   INSURANCE  Phone 53.1.      Evenings and  . __- holidays, 81H  WATCH REPAIRS ~~  Fast, accurate, guaranteed  watch repairs. Marine Men's  Wean Gibsons. tfn  Watch Repair: All types of  watches and jewelry repaired.  Reliable, fast, efficient. Union  General Store.   Seehelt.       tfn  FOR SALE  BUDGIES  All Colors, Talking Strain  C. P. Ballenline  Phone Gibsons  127      tfn  Gibsons waterfront; s buy of  the i year ��� small house; nice  location: full price only $2625.  Totem Realty, Gibsons.  Sell or rent: Smid property,  5.67 acres: near cemetery; 5-  Toom shock, well, lights: see  Bradford. Gibsons 104J.  9 ft. Carvel Chapel-built  dinghy for. 12 ft. Klinker-built  boat. Phone Seehelt 40.        19  Black cocker puppies for  sale. Males $10. Females $5  each. Six weeks old. K. J.  Fulton,   Hopkins Landing,  tfn  Fr'esh shrimp. H. Fearn.  Phone Gibsons 84W. tfn  Whiteman cement floor Coating and* finishing machine.  $275. Black and Dcckcr half-  inch drill $25. 12x14 heavy  duty.tarpaulin $25. Equipment  is as new and bargain priced  for quick sale. Phone 60W.  Graham,  Gibsons.  Pender Harbour:' 4 - room  house; 375 feet waterfront;  over 2 acres land; furnished;  boat float; a gift at $2650.  Totem Realty, Gibsons.  Deep well pump, Beatty, 2  jack 1 1/2 hp engine, some  pipe (stationary engine). Reasonable offer, accepted, G. Fin-  layson, Pjratt Road, Gibsons.  Roberts Creek area; 5 sunny  acres: all underbrush cut leaving lovely park area; large  garden, all planted. Running,  steam and fine spring; electric  lights available; 2-room house;  it's a fairyland. Full price only  $2500. Totem Really, Gibsons.  3 - 3 1/2 hp Briggs. & Stratum inbeard; latest model. Perfect condition, $95, with pro-  pellor and coupling. Phone  133.  W. B. Bouther. 20  i^^Zl^^^S^Z^^^f^Z^^^i  Twenty acres. 5 cle^rod:  southern ^xnor.ure: gr>od vie^v  rf Gulf: fi>v> TV aren. Thre��-  bedroom home, garden, fruit  trees, chicken pen. barn, garage, root house, full price only  $5000. Totem Realty. Gibsons.  Bed complete, $10; oak extension dining table, 6 chairs,  $10: 3-mirror vanity dresser,  S10: kitchen table chair, $2.50.  Phone 95J.  1950    Plymouth    Suburban.  Phone 79Q, Gibsons. 20 6 Coast News May 12,  1955  YOUR  FUND  Present growth and development of the Seehelt Peninsula,  is made all the more interesting by some 35-year old copies  of the Vancouver Province,  which have been saved by  Mrs. S. A. Wall, of Halfmoon  Bay.  News Jottings from B.C.'s  Hinterland, Seehelt, Halfmoon.  Bay and Pender Harbour were  described in glowing phrases,  and well illustrated.  Delights of the coastal scenery are portrayed by F. H.  Poole,   who   even   then     com-  MARINE    ENGINES  OVERHAULED  McCULLOCH  POWER SAWS  Sales���Service���Parts  TIRES  WELDING  SOLNIK  SERVICE STATION  Phone    SECHELT    48 C  LAND ACT  In Land Recording District  of Vancouver and situate:  north-east corner, West Lake,  Nelson Island, N.W.D. Take  notice that Dymac Logging of  Egmont, B.C., occupation loggers, intends to apply for a  lease of the following. described lands: Commencing at a  post planted on shore of West  Lake, approximately 5 chains  south of the most easterly  south-west corner of D.L.  2007 Group I, N.W.D., thence  in a south south-easterly direction approximately 18 chains,  crossing mouth of two bays to  shore, inence meandering in a  general northerly and westerly direction along shore to  points of' commencement and  containing 8 acres, more or  less, for the purpose of booming ground.  Fred McNutt. Agent,  Dvmac Logging.  Dated March 28th, 1955.  Would you be a lamb���  just to play follow the leader? "Of course not!", you  reply, and yet you may permit your eating habits to follow a pattern set by the  "talk-of-the-day.  Conversations over Canadian  dinner tables frequently turn  to calories. Too often, good  foods are rejected on the  basis of hearsay reports of  their reported calorie, count  At other times, the estimation  of calories is mere guesswork  These presumptions cause some  essential foods to be called  "high calorie" or "high energy" and to be condemned  mistakenly as fattening.  Foods which supply protein, minerals and vitamins  are more than energy foods,  despite their calorie content,  Only foods which are primarily sources of calories (like  sugars and some fats) may be  classified as   "high calorie."  One does not consider milk  a high calorie food, even  though one glass or eight  ounces of milk furnishes 150  calories. About one-fourth of  the solids in milk is protein.  In addition milk is an excellent source of calcium and  riboflavin. Also, one should  not think of bread as a  high calorie food just, because  one slice orN one ounce of enriched white bread furnishes  75 calories. Enriched white  bread provides protein as well  as minerals, calcium and iron'  nty your  FORD MONARCH  plained that Pender Harbour  had not the publicity it merited.  He quotes Rev. George  Pringle, master of the missionary boat, Sky Pilot, as  describing American investors  buying up the islands, developing resorts "and generally  beating  us to it."  Rev. Mr. Pringle in those  years described the area as  not a hinterland, but a foreground for the Pacific Coast  Metropolis.  He also went into the    des-  BSS    EB  and the three B vitamins ���  thiamine, riboflavin and niacin.  It is revealing to learn that  different types of breads vary  little calorie-wise. Enriched  white, whole wheat, rye and  various specialty breads furnish approximately the same  number of calories; ounce for  ounce.  Daily selection of foods  should be made on . as functional a basis as are any of  the other choices in modern  living. This thought applies  to those on a normal ��� diet as  well as to those concerned  with reducing their daily calorie intake. Canada's Food  Rules provide the most reliable guide to normal, healthful eating. When planning reduced calorie meals the  amounts of foods which furnish little more than calories  should be curtailed more drastically than amounts of foods  like milk, enriched or whole  wheat bread, eggs and meat,  which supply significant  amounts of many necessary  nutrients.  You can be a lamb about  some things���but not about  your  food! '  Four-Season Dessert  Here's the perfect four-season dessert! ��� A Lemon-Co-  coanut Crunch Bread Pudding. No matter the day, no  matter the weather, here's the  answer to your search for .'.an  easily made, economical, good  tasting family   favorite.  Lemon-Cocoanut  Crunch   Bread  Pudding:  V/t tablespoons cornstarch  Vi.  cup  granulated  sugar  Vz  teaspoon salt  1 cup cold water  2 eggs, beaten  ���    Vti  cup  lemon juice  Vz  teaspoon  vanilla   extract,  3 cups soft  enriched    .     ���.;-*���'"  bread   crumbs  Va cup brown sugar  Vs cup shredded  cocoanut  Va cup melted butter or  margarine.  Combine sugar, cornstarch,  and salt in the top of a double*  boiler. Add water and cook,,  over direct heat, until clear  and slightly thick, stirring  "constantly. -  Gradually    add    cornstarch  mixture  to   beaten  eggs.    Return   to   top  of double, boiler  and cook, over hot water, for  5 minutes stirring   constantly.  Remove from heat    and    add  lemon  juice and  vanilla     extract. Pour lemon mixture  into    a    buttered    casserole.  Sprinkle bread   crumbs    over;  top. , Combine    brown    sugar-,  mixture over '-'"crumbs."'' Bake"-'"  in a moderatet oven (350'  F)...���  for 30 minutes. ,-.-.>  ������',. ���:���.�����������������  :��>*'���*  TRADE IN DOLLS,/;     vi  Last year $74,024  worthj-pi^v  Canadian dolls were exported^  to  24 countries,    the ... biggest"'.  customers    being     Venezuela,  the United Kingdom,  Panama  and .El  Salvador.      Dolls  imported into Canada came from  15  countries,  mainly the  Uni- .  ted States, i the .United King-,-:;  dom, Italy j Japan    and    West ���  .Germany. ���"-'���  EVERY USED CAR AND TRUCK THAT  RATES THE A-1  SIGN HAS BEEN  Reconditioned by expert servicemen  for appearance and performance.  inspected and checked for safety.  Priced for outstanding value*  Truthfully and accurately advertised.  Warranted by your Ford-Monarch Dealer  end backed by his reputation.  mwwmmmimmmmM  This modified design of the United  Nations official emblem will be  used by the U.N. Department ofj  Public Information .this year to!  commemorate the tenth anniversary  of the  United Nations.  cription of Hotel Lake, Bear  lake, Kathlyn," Ruby, Sakinaw  and Killarney lakes, and said  that when the government  road was built from Irvine's  Landing to Gibsons, it would  be one of the finest scenic  drives on the continent.  Delights of fishing, hunting,  and shooting were described,  and the stocking of the area  around Pender Harbour with  pheasants in 1919 was mentioned. Businesses operated by  Mr. Donley, Mr. Pope, and  Mr. Brynelson- were noted,  where the singing, the    handi-  Reading this article makes  one wonder hew much of the  Rev. Pringle's dreams he  would find' to admire today.  The scenery is still as lovely,  the road is here, the lakes are  still here. His ideas of-what  Xhe area could oecome were  sound indeed, if the people  are wise enough to make use  of what lies at hand.  Redrooffs at Halfmoon Bay  was publicised in an article by  Donald Gillingham. He too  described the coastal scenery.  In those days, the casual visitor saw practically none of  what lay behind the coastal  forest. Mr. Gillingham learned  the then post mistress at Halfmoon Bay, Mrs. Lyell, was  the oldest old timer in the  Bay, and had been there for  38 years.  The summer resort at Red-  roofs was described in considerable detail, even to the  cows. He mentioned the Wall  ranch, where Mrs. Tom Wall  kept a thousand chickens, a  mile and a half back of the  Bay.  The caretakers of the resort, Mr. George King and  Mr. Tom Beasley, commanded  attention, in connection with  their work of stocking Trout  lake with ��� 5000 fingerlings  hatched on the site.  The pace of the  area,    the  McCULLOCH  infrequent interruptions of  civilization in the form of  a red-funnelled steamer, the  swims, campfires, and the  fishing were things that most  impressed that writer, in addition to the people he met at  the lovely resort 35 years ago.  Henry Morley described  what we now call the Sunshine Coast, in a companion  article as the Riviera of the  Pacific. Seehelt, with its Georgia Straits for a front door  and Porpoise'Bay at the back,  delighted him. Fishing, hiking,  mountaineering and boating  were then deemed the finest  sports.  He gave a gi-aphic description of the Indian Village,  crafts and the boat building  were much admired'. He mentioned, the totem poles carved  by Philip Paul, which stood  on  the   promenade,    near the  pavilion." These were the  same totem poles recently removed by the Union Steamships Co. to Bowen Island.  The Indians of many years;  ago, Mr. Morey reported had  conceived the idea of digging  a canal from Porpoise Bay tcr  Trail Bay, and had begun the  excavation, an Herculean task  'for them, without equipment.  "They were restrained" he  reports. "It was maintained ,  that the difference in the  height of the tide at the two  bays would make the canal  impracticable."  If they had been encouraged  it might have meant a tremen--  dous saving to the lumber industry if such a canal could  actually have been completed.  This was said to have been the  main reason for their attempt,  even then.  ^^j^i^S^W  Notice to  Parents  If you plan to enroll your child in Grade 1 next September, please register him or her at your nearest school  on the dates shown below:  Pender Harbour Sr. High-Elementary School ��� May  24 and 25 in the afternoons.  Seehelt Elementary School,  May 25 and 26 in the  afternoon.  Roberts  Creek   Elementary  School, - May   24,   8  to 8.30 a.m.,   2.30 p.m.  Gibsons Landing Elementary School, May 18 and 25  in the mornings.  Port Mellon Elementary School, May 25, all day.  Other Schools, May 26 and 27.  Birth Certificates or other valid documents must be  submitted as proof of age.  Board of School Trustees  School District No. 46 (Seehelt).  Model  4-30A  CHAIN SAW  This rugged, powerful, one-man fogging too! will fell up  to 5-ft timber..'. does all logging jobs fast and easy.  Come in for a demonstration and get the feel of this  "powerhouse" chain saw. You'll tike it, for sure.  UOMT WIIOHT-ONLY 30 LIS. W8TH 14" UAK  IfttwehMctaiitt kMM cmm 14" to 4T m* wltt 19" Nw.  ���Knowlesn  PHONE 33  y-HARDWAftg-  UTD.  GIBSONS. B.C.  This NEW.KIND OF,HOUSE PAINT bonds;  so tightly on new wood moisture  cap get throiigh." New FORM  is iume- and stain-proof, too!  The most severe test you  can give paint is on new wood.  Here "Formula 5" gives yo��i  a startling demonstration of  two of its big advantages. It's  completely self - priming���  sealing the wood pores to  provide its own best undercoat.  And it's 100% blister-proof ���  so fully bonded that no moisture can make it blister . * .  Many will say this is impossible ��� but Marshall-Wells  stands behind every can of  "Formula 5" with a dbuble-  your-money-back   guarantee!  Five years of rigid testing  on homes and in our laboratories proved that the qualities  that make "Formula 5"  blister - proof on new wood  also make it the most blister-  resistant .paint you can apply  to previously painted wood f  Furthermore, it will not stain  from rusting or corroding met- \  als, nor discolor from sulphurous fumes in the air.  Use the new "Formula 5"  House Paint on your new home  or next repaint.  *-��!����&     ,,62-f  one   20Q,   Roberts  Creek BY  MUIRNEAG  When I was asked to undertake to write these articles  for The Coast News I was to  give an account of old times  ���at Gibsons. We came to reside  in Gibsons Landing as it was  then named, April 1935, and  I'm starting off by telling of  different personalities I've  come in contact with during  those 20 years. Some have  passed ��� rest their bones ���  snd lots living. . I hope they  will not take offense at the  mention of names.  I wasn't here very many  days when I was repairing  the gate in front. My first* visitor was Henry King and he  wanted a donation in work or  money towards getting the  present cemetery under way.  As I had to leave to go fishing in a week or so to the  West Coast, I told him I  couldn't spare the time to do  any work, but however, I gave  him the equivalent of a day's  work which amounted to  about $3 and he went away  happy and said he would like,  to visit  us sometime soon.  Needless to say I got well  acquainted with Henry during  the years until he died here  some two years ago. I'll have  some more to say of him later  on.  Times were pretty tough  then and especially in the  fishing industry. We were paid  three cents a fish that fall  for humpback salmon, otherwise known as pinks and  three-ahd-a'-half cents if we de- ���  livered   them  to the  cannery  at West Vancouver and six  to six-and-a-half for" dog salmon, otherwise known as  Chum.  I remember John Husby  (He is still around) when we  were up at Squamish fishing  Humps and I got about 400 or  500 cf tliem in one set; in fact  my net was sunk with them  in shallow water and as they  we're mostly dead, it was hard  to get them out. I wore out  a   couple  of  pairs of gloves.  John was through before I  was and he came over and  told me he was to anchor and  was going to cock and invited  me to come.  He had a pound of cooked  ham from the collector the day  before and while I was enjoying his hospitality and eating a good share of the ham I  asked him how much he paid  for same. "Oh," he says quite  frankly, "I gave 15 humps for  I pound of ham." That meant  he traded 45 pounds of good  salmon for 1 lb. cooked ham,  and the producer of hogs, the  farmer was, I understand, getting about 2 cents per lb. live  weight at ,the time. Of course,  poor Swift Canadian and  Burns had to live too.-  John Husby told me after  that he had a heifer on the  ranch on Pratt Road he would  like to sell me for winter's  meat and that Axel Anderson  and John MacKay wanted, a  one-third share each, so we.  bought the two-year-old heifer,  after he looked for it for  about a week, I killed the animal next to the ravine where  Dick    Fitchett      moved      the  St. Mary's Hospital gets  many distress calls  Over the years, St. Mary's  Hospital has answered many  a call of distress���on land and  sea and now that the Hospital-  is sending out its own SOS  for help we should perhaps  look back on a few instances  when the fact that the Hospital was there meant the difference between life and! death  for some unfortunate. ./Less  than a year ago a fisherman  docked at the wharf at Gar-  den, Bay threw himself ^from  his ^blazing boat; and , lay  in screaming agony,' a mass of  fire./ ���.. �� -'���  While .the    man    was.... still '  writhing in pain,  willing  vol- ���  unteers rushed to his aid.    A  quick trip to the Hospital and  the efficient work    of    doctor .  and nurse ��� and what could  have been a fatal accident was  averted. The patient .was given  a new chance for his life by  a quick,plane trip to the City  where skin grafting could save  his life. '���'  The patient from Halfmcom  Bay who came in with a heart  condition that worsened soon  after his' arrival at the Hospital and.whose life was saved  when a serious condition de-.  veloped���- the young mother  from Egmont whose life was  saved by a midnight dash  from Middleppint to St. Mary's  when complications from a  premature birth made hospital  attention vital to saving her  life ���.the, time a tree rolled  on the surveyor for the new  road between Kleindale and  Earl's Cove arid, his rapid trip  to St. Mary's saved him from  being a cripple for life.  In a very short period recently three painful, accidents  occurred where the victims  could have lost the use of fingers or hands but quick treatment -at St. Mary's saved  them. Perhaps we' sometimes  take^ou^IJpspital for granted,  rbut. these who have found it.  ready in time of great need  never forget.  Perhaps we .should.; remember that the Hospital stands  ready 24 hours a day��� that  many hospital workers chose  their vocation largely, from a  sense cf duty in the full  knowledge that earnings are  rarely as high as they should  be. The Government's assistance can only cover a part of  the. Hospital's operating expenses. Most of all, we should  remember that the Hospital is  the heart of the community ���  and give from the heart when  the Hospital sends out its call  for help-  I.O.O.F. Sunshine Coast  Lodge No. 76 meets Gibsons Legion Hall, 2nd and  4th txU  r  WATMSk tells the  truth about whisky  ,   Put Seagr^tt^s "&3" cq the water test:    -  \ /���--... v'-^kter>.plaia pf��parl(^og, ���,  reveals si^yhi��iky'$ trueVVnaturai:fiayour^:.v ^  and bouquet.  eagrattrs 8  0^ Seagram's w^ Sure  house from recently. We paid  John the princely sum of six  cents all dressed' and it was  the best canned meat I've ever  tasted. One of our girls'was  very ill in the General Hospital' and the missus was down  in the city. So I got Mrs. Peterson to can it for us. I supplied  the meat cans and I. took two  cans and she took one. She  did a  wonderful job.  Of course as I've mentioned  there was little m^ney if any,  but before I get away from the  price,  Dave Mackay told    me  this one about humpback  salmon.  He  and his father were  delivering them  at Gore Ave.  Dock about 1910 for $1.50    a  hundred  fish. One day Woodward's buyer came down  and  offered them $5 a piece    and  of   course  they accepted    the  offer.   When it came  later   in  the  season and they got    the  big hump on them which is all  gristle  they  told     the    buyer  that they didn't feel like taking  the money  for    the     big  ugly flat ones;    they're  tasteless.    "Oh,"  he says    "I wish  they were all that kind��� the  women like the big ones."  proach to the subject.  ; Ideas inspired by women  are found in the record number of new passenger cars put  into service during the past  year, and particularly on the  Super Continental, the CNR's  new high-speed trans - continental train.  Finger tip and push button  controls; beds that move tip  and down without effort; restful foam rubber seats adjustable by push-button action and  passenger control of air-conditioning and heating in private  rooms are some of the ideas  which the CNR adopted on  the suggestion of women passengers, Mr. McKenzie said.  While  many  of  these    suggestions are a    boon    to    the  whole family,    some    are    of,  particular advantage to  women passengers.  Among these are the'newly-  designed washstands in sleeping car bedrooms. The wash-  stands can be converted into  vanity  tables,  complete    with  three-way mirrors, within sec- Coast News May 12, 1955. 7  ends. They also have fingertip water temperature control,  and, wherever possible, genex*-  ous use is made of plastic materials to improve cleanliness  and appearance.  SQUID  Canadians purchased $26,-  171 worth icf fresh squid from,  the United States, Hong Kong,  and.Japan, last  year.  umbing  Supplies  and  Fixtures  Electrical   Wiring  and   Supplies  Qualified Plumber and Electrician will- be  pleased to call and give estimates  at  no further obligation.  SECHELT  Phone 60K  UILOING SUPPLIES  Seehelt  W  omen  help  improve train  Women are given a large  bouquet for inspiring many  improvements in Canadian  National Railways passenger  train service and equipment.  P. N. McKenzie, passenger  traffic manager for the CNR's*  western region, said that in  surveys conducted by the CNR  to determine what people  wanted in the way of travel  improvements, women had  demonstrated .a practical     ap-  FOR THE BEST IN  TELEVISION  SEE YOUR T-V SPECIALIST FIRST  JOHN J. DUNKIN  Doctor of Optometry  906  Birks  Building  VANCOUVER 'B.C.  Enjoy a free trial in your  own home  Buy on Convenient Terms  Save on Special Sales  Check our Good Buys  on Radio-Combinations  Phone Seehelt 25J  or Drop In at  See these "BIG NAME" SETS:  FLEETWOOD  MARCONI  MOTOROLA  PHILCO  PHILIPS  WESTINGHOUSE  See Your  AUTHORIZED   DEALER  Richie rs Radio-TV  MAY is  Safety  Month  ��g&& %mt m��} t$m *8ss& sss* am tmk  Modern IJMfofr  ehxtritri system  Tl��s 12-volt system^ with its  hotter, faster spark, is exclusive with Chevrolet in  the low-priced three. It  gives, faster, surer starts on cold mornings,  arid providesa big supply of reserve power.  Controlled  foli-pressw*  lubrication  Controlled full-pressure lubrication results in greater  oil economy and in finer engine protection. The oil is  forced to every working .part  of the engine.  Better all-round performance  Chevrolet's "Turbo-Fire"  V8 makes use of General  Motors' long experience in  making unbeatable V8's for  high-priced cars. That's why  Chevrolet's V8 performance  is unrivalled by comparable  makes:/ '  Highest  korse-  In Chevrolet's "Turbo-Fire"  V8, thorough engineering  has eliminated all the deadweight: and - unnecessary  bulk ��� both factors- which  drain the ruled horsepowers  of engines' in comparable  makes.-  Nigh compression economy  Chevrolet V8 has a compression ratio that is unsurpassed  anywhere in its field, in fact,  its compression ratio of 8 to I  puts the "Turbo-Fire" V8 in  the performance class of hi��h  priced cars. You can feel the  result the instant you put your  foot down on the accelerator.  And. of course, high compression means high economy.  In Chevrolet's "Tnrbo-Fire"  U ���     .       V8, the piston moves onty  IfeWy Snorter   three inches���reducing cyl-  ni��*n�� <*r������' i"der wall friction, friction  pisTon siroxe heat and m.lkjng possib,e  greater efficiency.  I  Saves 1 mile  of engine  wear in 12  Because the piston moves a  shorter distance, it actually  saves 1 mile of eugine wear for  every 12 you travel. This ���<lso  puts lighter loads on the bearings!  �� N N N\  I  ���*   6hly Chevrolet  offers you the Choice of a  mm %m& mm &&& $m& mm %m> vmz $&**>: mm %��m &m %mz vsm. mms smz mi* mm wm sssat m& ssssg  motoramic  m All models and Alt series  C-245SC  This advertisement is not published or-displayed by the Liquor  Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia.  Phone Seehelt 5 S  THE NAME THAT MEANS A GOOD DEAL  ��    Wilson Creek  mwiBw^w^tw  ��� noBEEaaaacg   ���-������.���-��u��...^��- 8 Coast News May 12,  1955  Little League opening, Sunday, May 15, 2 p.m. Whitaker  Park.  Merchants at Pender, May  15,  6 p.m.  Seehelt at Firemen, May 15,  6 p.m.  Port Mellon at Wilson Creek  May 15 at 6 p.m.  Port Mellon at Firemen,  May  17,  6.30.  Merchants at Seehelt, May  18,  6.30.  Wilson Creek at Pender,  May  19,  6.30.  BY  CHUCK  TOMPKINS  The Gibsons Firemen, at  this writing, have three wins  straight and are in sole possession of first place. On Wednesday* night they edged Wilson  Creek 6-3 and Sunday gave  Pender another trimming 16-  L  The Gibsons Merchants pulled the first upset of the new  season by downing Port Mellon 8-4 last Tuesday. The Merchants could not start a winning streak and were stopped  cold by Wilson Creek on, Sunday 12 to 3.  Seehelt took two beatings  during the week, the first by  Pender 17-5 and again on  Sunday when Port Mellon walloped them 15 to 1.  I for one hope that the Seehelt Club doesn't fold up because of these lopsided Scores,  as a new team cannot expect  to win games from teams  that have been together for  years.  As the team gets settled  down and used to playing together, they will start to win  games.  I made my first prediction  of the ball season a wrong one  but from now on I shall try  for the correct forecast of one  game a week.  The big game this Sunday  should be between Wilson  Creek and Port Mellon. Port  Mellon is a fine defensive club  but still lacks that punch at  the plate so this week I have  to take the club with the hitters���Wilson Creek to win.  On Sunday at Whitaker  Park the big day for a lot of  kids from six to 60 will be the  icpendng day of the Sunshine  Coast Little  League.  To men like Vic Metcalfe,  Gus Crucil, Doug Oike, the  coaches of the teams, and to  the Little League executive itself must go the credit for providing the boys of the Peninsula with the opportunity to  play baseball.  As a sports writer I would .  like to congratulate these.men  on a ;jpb that has been really,  well done, soothe best of luck  to Little League.  (Continued from  Page  1>  A LONG HAUL  If the total mileage of  tracks in the Canadian National System were extended  in a single line, it would take  a train travelling norn stop at  a mile-a-minute, 23. days, 7  hours and 51 minutes; to complete the run,   .  more than anything else, competition in their own age group  with field and other equipment trimmed down to their  size. Carl Stotz had seen too  . many youngsters sit on the  sidelines unable to get in the  game because they were too  small or too young. He had  been a very real part of the  "heartbreak" as a kid, and,- as  s man, he'd watched the disappointment so often that he  did something about it. He organized Little League Baseball  for boys in that age group.  His first move was to interest  a few friends, then he interested several Williamsport businessmen in his long-time  dream and idea for baseball  for boys. The start in Williams-  port was a three-team league  with 12 uniformed players on  each team, and the games  played on, a diamond two-  thirds the size of a regulation  diamond-.  That was in 1939. The idea  was an immediate success and  the growth of Little League  Baseball has been phenomenal. The 1954 season showed  4500 leagues organized comprising 18,000 teams with approximately 270,000 boys 12  years of age and, under on the  roster of regular "first'' teams.  In addition to this, well over  80,000 boys found places on  "farm teams."  lipines and Korea.  It would be impossible to  measure accurately and completely the benefits of    Little  /^ymmv'-  [y^y&^jy^-:,  ^tjfflj*        y        I       ->3   ���,C|'/'    Jf SKA**.  Warner MS   * *'   '    * ���;  BROS.ilMWM/^    '"  '���"eent !��&\& ipwj-a  It \':iS  From  SIR  WALTER  SCOTT'S  'THE   .  t      TALISMAN*  League baseball to the individual boy, the team on which he  plays, the league to which he  belongs, and to the neighborhood where Little League  Baseball operates. There are  far  too many intanglibles.; .  The objective of - Little  League Baseball, Incorporated, is to provide baseball for  boys. Meticulous adherence to  this aim undoubtedly is the  reason for its popularity in  thousands of communities. The  boys participating in the game,  the adults contributing .their  services and the fans rooting  in the bleachers all get something out of Little League ���  and it's considerably more  than just wholesome recreation.  As teams are formed, in accordance with the prescribed  auction system, the manager  has but one thought, and that  is "can a boy pitch, field, run  or bat? Depending upon, the  size of the league's bounded  area, the pool of candidates  will include from 100 to -500  boys.  All Little League teams  must be uniformed. The players take pride in the wearing  of this uniform; they know  that should they engage in  malicious mischief, they would  lose this privilege.  The players, being in the  formative years of their lives,  are , particularly susceptible to  attention from adults. The  managers and coaches of the  teams, as well as the umpires  and others in direct contact  with the boys on the field,  should set examples in conduct, sportmanship and behavior which the boys will copy.  The character of the adults  selected for these positions is  infinitely more important than,  their knowledge of baseball.  Little, League requires the  support of the whole communi-.  ty. It is a jealous taskmaster.  Manpower ��� and womanpow-  er, too .��� is esential in ever}7  phase of operations. Service to  Little League is tantamount to  service to your community.  There are no financial rewards  to the persons who contribute  time and money to the movement. But the workers do see  the results of their efforts in.  the form of youngsters who arg  developing   into   real   citizens.  WarnerColor ��� Stereophonic Sound  starring REX VIRGINIA  HARRISONMAYO  GEORGE      LAURENCE  SANDERS-HARVEY"*  SbHEJ?  PMOOvcto or  douglasWHENRY BL'ANKE  fC��(tnri��ir��r"    ������..,���   ��� oibcctco by  JOHN TWIST   m.x����i"w   DAVID BUTLER  THURS. and FRIDAY  MAY 12 & 13  GIBSONS THEATRE  GIBSONS  Mrs. Norman Berdahl entertained her sister, Mrs. Margaret Hollowink from' Crestcn  recently, with .her two sets of  twins. The boys celebrated  their sixth birthday, and the  girls were a year old in Febru-.  ary.  A report or depredations by  bears has come from the Christiansen farm on tile North  road. A bear is said to have  killed two brood sows and  two other pigs over the weekend.  Mr. S. Armour is home  again from St. Mary's, and is  feeling much improved.  Mr. Morrison, who has been  in the Vancouver General Hospital since Easter Sunday, is  now reported' to be on the seriously ill list.  The pulp and paper industry  pays over $44 million, in  wages annually to the people  of British Columbia.  Seehelt  shops  Increase  space  Parker's Hardware is being  enlarged by approximately 50  percent of its present floor  space, by the extension . into  the former storage area.     .  A neat glass-walled office  will occupy a part of the new  area, and already goods are  being shelved in it, to make  possible the removal of the  present rear wall of the store.  At Clayton's Grocery, similar enlargement of the business area is in progress, with  the grocery store being enlarged considerably, and a  new, larger warehouse being  opened out.  Changes in actual merchandising space, stairway to the  ���basement, and rear entrance  will make this addition a valuable one to the Clayton Grocery.  Ki  Last week's meeting, Ladies  night, proved a real success,  when the wives enjoyed ��� the  hospitality of the club.  The two RCMP films, Northwest Passage and' McKenzie  River District were shown and  thoroughly enjoyed. The  showing of the films was  made possible through the cooperation of Cpl. John Mox-ri-  son of the local RCMP. Gordon Ballentine filled in as projectionist.  The forthcoming Peanut  drive for funds for the new  library was briefly outlined.  The committee will soon have  details ironed out. Watch for  this great blitz.  The two RCMP films were  shown by the Kiwanis Club at  the School Hall , Thursday  night. A silver collection for  the Library Fund amounted  to $29.30,  a fine contribution.  Final results from the Kiwanis Easter Dance showed  net proceeds for Kiwanis welfare fund of over $166. This  announcement brought a  hearty vote of appreciation for  the dance  committee.  Police Court  License plates came under  consideration in Magistrate  A. Johnston's court in Seehelt  last week.  For the use of the wrong  license plate on a car sold to  a customer, Tsawcome Garage  and Welding suffered a fine of  $25 and costs.  Having no commercial license plate on a truck he was  operating cost Peter Jacob  Klein of Pender Harbour $25  and costs.  Herding cattle with a jeep  may work in ranching areas,  biit it didn't work for Derald  Harris of Pender Harbour,  when a complaint was laid  against ..him by E. Meyers, the  owner cf the cattle.  Evidence showed that this  herd of cattle had repeatedly  trampled and damaged the  garden and lawns of said D.  Harris, who -finally drove them  from   the area by  jeep.  . The owner charged him  with cruelty. In awarding the  fine of $10 and costs, however, the magistrate reprimanded Meyers, for permitting  his stock to/ wander at large  causing damage.    Mr.  Meyers  advised the court    he    would  keep his animals off the highway and confined to his   own:  land hereafter. ,v  ins  Mrs. Ir.ene Hunter of Gibsons answered her phone Monday afternoon and won $2000.  It was a call from Pillsbury  Milling Co., Toronto. Irene  had entered the "Cake Mix"  contest and had to solve a  riddle on the phone in three  minutes. ' She flubbed a ' bit  but made it!  . With Bob, her husband, being ill, the money will be-  useful, Irene says. .  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'      _  KEM-GLO ��� KEM-TONE ��� SUPER KEM-TONE  FOR PAINT-UP, CLEAN-UP  GARDEN SEEDS ��� BEDDING PLANTS  FISHING TACKLE  WATCH THE LiTTLE LEAGUE  GYPRQC  The  Fireproof Wallboard  Cuts like lumber ��� Will not warp, sag, shrink or  swell.   Takes any kind of- decoration.  .3/$ and 1/2!" Thick; Sheets 4x6-7-8-9-10-12  6 3/4�� per Sq. Ft. Delivered  1 COAT of C.I.L. SPEED EASY SATIN  WILL COVER GYPROC  (No Sizing Necessary)  LET US HELP YOU ECONOMIZE  SHOP AT  Gibsons Building Supplies ltd.  PHONE GIBSONS 53  WE AT GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLIES WISH FOR  "HARRY AND LOU" MUCH HAPPINESS IN THEIR  RETIREMENT FROM THE  TELEPHONE  OFFICE.  -j" --V  UPPORT  LITTL  THE  LEAGUE  ���- ���������-.   ������ .-fflafi ���>: i  .if... ���    *'��� . :*��� Vi  It  will  help the  boys to  become  more  valuable citizens  in  days  to  come

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