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Array Published   in   Gibsons,  B.C.  Volume 9, Number 35'  Sept. 1, 1955  Provincial Llbrar,  Victoria, ����� C.  Serving the Growing  Sunshine Coast  From   Squamish  to Pender Harbour  y^XAyAAX y:y'^A<fhy>^:^  ..$     BC     Telephone      Company  - plans outside plant projects in  Y Gibsons and Seehelt- as a part  : of a  g-toeral program   of ex-  ' pansion. in former government  ~t telephone territory. The devel-  -* opmehtVwill take "care of most  held applications and will provide    facilities,     for      future.  I  growth in the area. Upgrading  will also be carried out to- reduce the number of parties' on  some lines.  Eric Mallett, BC Telephone  Company  district   commercial  manager, announces  that    the  .,   job,  which will    cost    nearly  V $36,000, will include the'  y placing poles and cable con-  V7 taining 425 miles-of. wire.  77 7 Additional switchboard will  i be added in connection with  X   the outside plant projects    to  V improve and expand service in  '    both communities.  Wyngaerts  winners  Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wyngaert of Gibsons were winners  at the Pacific National Exhibition. Mrs. Wyngaert, who entered 30 clases won 20 prizes  of which eight were firsts and  12 seconds.  Mr. Wyngaert who   entered  seven exhibits in-the ..waterfowl, fowl ' classes    iyon    one  /firsthand three  goose classes and  cockerel, first for a best pul- . nurse who has been making a  let light breed and second for pheck on VON services here  a cockerel, light breed.. . during me last month.  Mrs. Wyngaert was first in Miss Joyce    said    she    had  uiv-iced   anger   cake,    un-iced    been here two days only   but  Winding roads and hidden bays make scenery idyllic at  Ruskin power station^ I>5 milesi east of Vancouver. A prime  source of electric;energy in the Fraser Valley and Greater Vancouver, BCE's Ruskin produces 141,000 hp all year 'round.  7 Miss Marjorie Joyce, the  new VON, nursei . was introduced to the7 7 VON 7 branch  members at a 'meeting last Fri  marized much better. She suggested that- VON services; were  hot being usd tothe:. fullestie^  tent but if thieyVweretoot^va-l-  Thomas wins  scholarship  Four University of B.C. students will be having Christ?  mas in September this year,  thanks to the Christmas gift  plan set up by a Vancouver  towing company.  ���ty?They will receive a total of  $750 in  scholarships    donated  be reviewed again in a year's  time when it would be possible  to.arrive at a more accurate  conclusion;  The treasurer,  W.  B.    Bou-  sponge cake, iced spoijge cake,    she  could see the wide scope    eher reported proceeds    from  jellyroll, loganberry jelly, can-    in the variety of VON services  ned raspberries,    canned com--   here, and added she would do  bined V peas.and carrots, dill  pickles arid chutney.  She. came 'second in shortbread cake, blackberry jelly,  raspberry jam, boysenberry  jam, any'other variety of jam,  canned peaches, canned raspberries, canned tomatos, canned chicken, canned salmon,  pickled 7 onions��� .and ��� mixed  pickles ih mustard.       7  Mr. Wyngaert won a second  in Chinese white old gander,  and second in old goose, same  class; asecond in Pilgrim old  gander, (there was    no    first  all she could to    uphold    the  VON tradition in  her  work.  ��� Miss Ross in making her report to the general meeting  said she apprciated) the help  she had been given by Miss  Cooper who will be remaining  as relief nurse. She thought  that using the place of residence as" the VON office    was  : not satisfactory and recommended an office be established as soon as pohsible so records could be kept satisfactorily.  ' ''   *  Finances of the branch were  award) and a first in old goose     discussed  by' Miss   Ross     and  sanieVclass  ���IftjVthe Howe    Sound    Fair  /MrsifWyngaert/had 91 entries  and she obtained    84    prizes,  most of them firsts.  Two  picnics  on Labor  she Tvvas of the opinion that  owing to records of the past  not being fully kept, they did  not allow a proper review of  actual costs but she thought  when such records were available the picture could, be sum-  Sechelt Board of Trade.  is  holding its Labor Day picnic,  not on    the    Indian    Reserve  grounds as advertised, but on  the old Union Picnic Grounds,  ynear the Cenotaph and the PA  Club, according to Fred Mills.  He stated it woudl be    more  "easily    approached    by    those  who might come from outside  Seehelt.  There will be  races, tug-of-  ,war, pole.. climbing^    a    ball  ; game and '<& "corn rpast.  ���V;The bonfifeVin the evening,  Fred says, will be or* the waterfront, opposite   the ���'' Union  :. Store, in {he style which    is  ��� |r$.itjona_ with?-Seehelt:���.'���>&&��  ��� V^There will also be a Sports  Tffey at Port Mellon when era-.  iployees of the mill will stage  any  new  homes built  Close to $80,000 expansion  in. Seehelt home building, is  the estimate of Mr. R. Minnion  of the Bank of Montreal there.  Six new homes in the immediate area this year would account for approximately $50,-  000 of this sum, and the remainder, an estimate only, is*  made up of smaller homes  where construction.:.? has just  begun, or foundations have -  been   started. "-.   ,.,..  There have been a number  of inquiries on.both    housing    in-.-^he. district,    the  the Kiwanis game with Chop's  mops totalled $116 and he added the VON was very grateful  for this sum;'  Provision of office space for  the' nurse was discussed but  owing to the fact there did> not  appear to be anything available at ' present the subject  was left in abeyance.  it was decided there would.  be a board meeting on    Sept.  JJ3 but the place and time of  meeting will be announced later.  The decline of bedside  nursing drew varied comment  from members of the meeting  but Dr.7 Hugh Inglis was of the *  opinion if there was a decline  reported it must be the fault  of the' records because he  noted that Miss Cooper was  kept quite busy each day. Miss  Ross, the nurse, explained she  had made. 140 calls during the  month she was on the job and  quite a number of the visits involved bedside nursing. She  explained what bedside care  meant and with it the general  health instruction service.  Such care was the primary  object of the VON she said,  and it should; be kept at the  top of the VON service.  Mr. A. E. Ritchey, president  of the branch and chairman of  the. meeting said that costs of  visits showed a decline during  the last .year compared with,  those of the previous year.  ��� ��� Both Mr. Ritchey and L. S.  Jackson when talking on costs  said that if the VON could get  one "dollar from every person  VON  scholarship purposes instead  of making annual .' Christmas  gifts to associated businesses.  'Winners are: Roy Stanley  Merritt, Langley Prairie, $200;  Ronald Cameron Riddell, 2725  B a la c 1-a v a , ��� V $200; Michael  Schultzer, 1823. West Third,  $150; John Maldwyi. Thomas,  Gibsons,   $200.  Merritt had high standing in  the first year engineering  course last year and was given  the award to continue. engineering studies..  Riddell was the highest  ranking student in Kitsilano  High School in the recent government examinations and  will be entering first year  arts and* science course last  session and will continue in  the pre-medical. course.  Thomas was an outstanding  student in the final year of  Commerce. He spent the last  session on a Norwegian Government scholarship in Norway.  and home improvement loans  in ,addition to the above figures, Mr." Mirinibri"' stated. ���  Dr.PISallace  io ill preach  For the four Sunday mornings in September the services  will be taken at the United  "Church in Gibsons by Rev. H.  D. Wallace, D.D., who will be  holidaying with his family at  their cottage on the Reserve.  Dr. Wallace is the associate  minister at Ryerson United  Church, Vancouver. The congregation and friends willap-,  p reciate that this undertaking by Dr. Wallace is an of- ���  fering of a part of his own  holiday leisure.  All interested are    cordially ,  invited to attend the services.  At Roberts Greek and Wilson  Creek the Rev. R. R. Morrison  \vill' be responsible.  SCHOOL BOAR�� MOVES   ���?  *?.���...���:-. .....     .   ,.      - Wednesday was moving day  :^eir annual affair.. Ajbigjday.    for the School Board pffice in.  js expected at both: places; : Gibsons. SecretaryilMrs/^Anne^  ���~~~~~~~��� Burns and her assistant,  Mrs.  NO TELEGRAMS AIice Veitch will take tempor-  ) After midnight, August 31, ary quarters across ^the street  noVf^rth^^legrams-v^niJ:. be ' in the {ground floor of 3Mrs.  accepted for; transmissionA" by ' Drew's ' home,'" pending the  TheV Coast News.. Those desir- completion of the new office  mg telegraph^  vised to phone Vancouver." Gibsons, Post Office.  branch would have;;: no- financial worries at all. Mr;.Jackson  Nthought'^higher    costs      wereV  working against th'e:VON.        V  ��� 'iViV: -.:'���' '  "��� ���'���' ������������������' yv<) "'"���'-, ��� ���':''  CHORALIERS MEET        j",  The  Choraliers ^ill get to-f     iThe wailing 'siren ^Monday  gether .:for their^ first;meeting^ night had people    won-:  on Sunday evening, Sept.  11,V; dering what was oh fire.  Mr. Harold-1 Roberts "reports.i:;      The.Legjon.Hall emptied!;on  The meeting will be at Wilson--   extremely short notice ���- but  Creek at 8j?.m.-: | there was no fire, insight.  Miwic-will be'^distributed at;       The siren on the RCMP car  the meeting, and    the   group - had short-circuited,  wil decide upon^ its   meeting v      That was the reason for the  place and times. alarm. '  The Howe Sound fair . committee meeting in the' Parish  Hall Monday night decided to  look into the matter of expanding the fair and' will call f  on individuals who have had  experience with fairs to give  advice.  They will ask James W.  Wardrup, president of the B.C.  Fairs association and Mr. Pep-  par, manager of the Port Moody Fair, to speak at a meeting  of the Howe Sound Fair committee on a date to be set by  the visitors.  Ther^e was considerable discussion, over the future and  Roy, Malyea, chairman in opening theX discussion said the  first thing he would like to  see would be; a larger" committee working under the direction of an executive com:  mittee. There would be subcommittees in this set-up  which could take considerable  of the load off the shoulders  of Mrs. .LeFeuvre, the now  busy secretary and treasurer.  "IV have worked) on numer-  ous.committees in the past,''  said Mr. Malyea, "but I have  never had such co-operation  from1 any as I have had from  the fair committee this year."  The discussion then spread  into the future of the fair generally and it was decided that  the trustees of the Brothers'  Community Park, Mr. L. S.  Jackson, Robert Burns, village clerk and Robert Mac-.  Nichol of the Canadian Legion  should attend the next meeting and offer what advice they  could towards obtaining:: better accommodation for _ the  fair. .  A motion was passed, discussed and left in abeyance, for  the time being, that a fair... association be formed: thus relieving the Farmers' Institute  :: a^7rthe>?W^  the responsibilityV:of -; sponsoring the fair..  It was argued thae the fair  was reaching such;proportions  that it would become necessary, in order to get wider  representation and a more  ccmpleee coverage of th coastal area, to enlarge the organization and it was felt .this  could be achieved more readily by forming a fair association. ,..  There was also discussion on  the entries from the schools  and an invitation will be sent  out to teachers who will be  meeeing soon at Pender Harbour, to see that their schools  enter competitions. It was also  W.S. Kennedy  Selma Park, dies  The funeral service for Walter Stewart Kennedy of Selma.  Park was held in the Herron  Brothers Chapel, Vancouver,  and burial took place in the  Field of Honor,'Mount Pleasant Cemetery, on Monday afternoon, the Rev. J. Ramsay  officiating.  Mr. Kennedy passed away  on August 25, in Shaughnessy  Hospital,1 where he had been  taken but a few days before.  He was in his 69th year.  Mr.' Kennedy had served in  the CFA, the 39th battalion,  during the. First World War.  He was employed until retirement as a- blacksmith, with the  City of Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. Kennedy came  to Selma Park to build their  home and have it ready for  his retirement. They have  lived there as active, well-  liked members of the community. Mr: Kennedy was a  member of the Mount Lebanon  Lodge, AF. & AM. I.  He leaves his wife Agnes, a  sister-in Scotland, a niece in  Nanaimo, t. Mrs. 7 J. Gardner,,  and.a nephew in Ontario, William Cambell Kennedy.  Mrs. Kennedy is coming  back to live among her friends  in Selma Park.  suggested' that entries be .lim- .  ited' to those printed in the  prize list and distinctive sub-  ects be allotted to the various  grades. This would allow  teachers to select the best two*  or three efforts and enter  them into competition with  other, schools. As competitions;  now operate here is no limit  to entries and the number is  increasing rapidly.  Mrs. LeFeuvre in submitting a financial statement ' of  the fair said receipts passeci)  the $600 mark and after bills  are paid the fair committee.'.  will have the best bank balance it  has ever had.  FOREST  A forest fire is reported  buririg in the area of the Mis^  ery Creek Logging Co.,7 between ... Seehelt and,7 Salmpi.  Arm. According to RCMP V_St  Seehelt, about 407 acres of tin* ���  OTciub^  awards made  Winners., in the Dogwood  Junior Calf club event at,  Howe Sound Fall Fair last  week were kobert Coates,,  first steer and Arnold Wiren,  second. Linda Christians was  first in the heifer class and  Aird Sutherland second:  L. S. Jackson was judge of.  the animals and commented or.  the excellent appearance of  the animals. He was called on  to judge at the last minute  when it was found the judge  *vho was supposed to do the  work had not shown up.        .  The results of ��the Calf Club  efforts during the few months  the club has been in existence  were shown up in he care *d_  the animals, a point which Mr.  Jackson stressed when he was*  judging.  The Coast News has received' a letter from a friend of tlfe  Calf club and we quote the  following from it: "Due to the  efforts of several anonymous  people this' foundering club  was put on its feet and made  a fine showing considering the  short time they had to prepare  for the fair.  "With a little effort and encouragement this club can really go places. Plans are already  being discussed for a fat stock  show and the youngsters are  preparing to take a shot at the  PNE ��� providing they are  recognized and given a helping hand by their own home  town."  >���>:  LIBRARY HOURS  Commencing Saturday, Sept.  10 the library will be    open  at these hours:  , Tuesday, 2 to 4 p.m.  Saturday, 2 to 4 p.m.  VON meeting  at Granthams  There will be a meeting on  Sept. 13 at Granthams for the  purpose of forming a VON  auxiliary for the area.  Any person interested is invited to attend.  The meeting is called by-  Mrs. E. Wallis who is at-present a vice-president of the district VON executive. It will  be held at the home of Mrs.  Wallis at 2 o'clock in the afternoon. ; .>Ar.'V*'(vof  2 Coast News Sept. 1, 1955.  Published  by   Seehelt  Peninsula  News  Lid.  everjr Thursday, at Gibsons, B.C.  FRED  CRUICE.  Editor and Publisher  DO   WORTMAN.   Advertising   Manager  Member  B.C.   Div..   Canadian  Weekly  Newspaper  Association  Member B.C. Weekly Newspaper Advertising Bureau  Box 128. Gibsons B.C. Phone 45W  J-uihorized Second Class Mail, Post Office Department, Ottawa  Rales of Subscription:  12 mos. $2; 6 mos. $1.25; 3 mos. 75c  United States and Foreign, $2.50 per year. 5c per copy  �� ���  ���  Wider Fire Protection  The Coast News has be^n criticised, in a mild way,  because it has not done all that it should have done about  ihe greater fire protection area.  It has been criticised because it has not been on the  job a little more on one specific point ��� and that point  concerns a petition which was supposed to be circulated.  It is a point well taken but on the other hand what-  can The Coast News do when it cannot find any person who  will take the responsibility of admitting* there was to be a  petition.  From the very start of the movement to obtain a  ���wider fire protection area The Coast News has left its* columns wide open for news and discussion. The Coast News  is not taking the* responsibility of pressing for the wider  fire district. Everyone knows, but whether they will admit  jt is another matter, that such a movement is necessary in  view of the attitude of the Gibsons Village Commission in  not allowing the Fire Department to go beyond the confines of the village.  There is good reason for this. The commission is responsible to the ratepayers of Gibsons where tax money  is spent. By provincial government law, the Municipal Act,  -ratepayers' money must not be spent outside the munici-  gjality. Because of this, the Village Commission has limited  ihe use of the fire equipment to the municipal area.  The Coast News does not have to stress the need for  general fire protection. If there are those so blind they  ��sE__u_6t''see such a need, they, are living in a strange world  ��f their own making, and one that will be dispelled quickly  when" a serious fire occurs near enough to give- them  it. real scare. ��� i  If there is anyone, either for or against the idea of  wider fire protection, with an opinion to express, the columns of The Coast News are wide open for them to air  their views. Beyond that we can,go no further. The movement was not started ,by ^TJbuejCoast: NW? rflor/; wi}l it be  $:ept alive by^this:pjaper iftfibfe surrounding; populace is not  interested. ,7     ' !  S^^;^��^,;|^S^3ft^^*^ fte^^'^fe^-believes  ifshere is> for widerVVfijrer piSotectioh adjac^nt^ ^Gibsons,  there is one thing \tq dp .and that_. is-to get out and,  "work for it.   ������''��� .'���'  x- f. ./���',..' ���' ,^ 7. "l:y^ ^ yy '>' "      .  If The Coast News had.$he power to run things in  rHiis area there is much it could do. In the meantime The  ��oast News will'cohtinue as a medium; of expression. So  the "pros" and the "cons".can have a field day-r^ if they  will only do something about it.V.  Editor: The recent meeting  at Roberts Creek Legion Hall  of the Victorian Order of  Nurses might as well have  been held at Timbuctoo for all  the general public cares, and  it would appear that there is  a feeling afoot that the days of  this hoary relic of the Wild  West has about lived out its  usefulness  in these parts.  There was not a new face  there, except these hardy annuals who come every meeting  hoping, like Micawber, something will turn up. They must  have gone home with about  the same thoughts I had: viz;  that we had better turn the  business over to the Public  Health Service, a' bureaucratic  benevolent society of very  high order judging by the  to-do and bustle of the- staff,  and number  of official  cars.  It . was this same festering  fungus that ousted'the VON  from looking after the school  Children which was one of our  main sources of��revenue, also,  our pipeline to the parents  who were thus aware that this  local organization was looking  after things, "and whose meetings were open to all and sundry.  It is poor consolation to  know that such a worthy institution must be submerged  by such a sticky mesalliance  .as welfare and politics, and  we shall surely rue the day  when the VON finds its usefulness hereabouts at an end.  A VON Member.  A reply to  Editor: The question of an.  extended fire department area  lias readhed a point, how that  the Village Commission has re-;  siricted the area to village  _itnits, where 'people are" beaming bitter and calling  neighbors names. I am interested in the.." situation��� sufficiently interested^ to have  made some inquiries through  which I gained information I  tielieve other interested people  should know. The irate taxpayer from Gower and Pratt  who rapped our little knuck-.  les last week is apparently unaware of the true situation.  Even if an arrangement  eould be "made with the Village Commission whereby we  each pay a tax for the privilege of having��a fire truck  soar to our assistance when  'Our homes catch on fire, what  as the advantage? That fire-  fighting troupe needs a water  sjipply. Most of us out in the  country have a 1/2 or 3/4 in.  pipeline coming from a spring  or well where pressure is low  sead supply limited. Even the  people on Pratt road who are  connected to the watermain  js&ve such a smalt-line with so  |&any people on it. "that the  _3re brigade could not, get water to quench the recent blaze  cm Pratt Road.  The Soames Point people  ���Save organized an improve-  aaent district under the' Water '  7&ct and have a 4-inch water-  main supplying their district;  if they can make arrahge-  ments for village fire-fight-  iBg equipment to' serve their  area, they have :a water supply  attdi will receive some prbtec-  tio'n. Very probably reduced  insurance rates will' be lowered by almost enough to pay  for the protection.-  More people  World population has grown  by 35 million in a single year  according to estimates given-  in the latest quarterly issue of  "Population and Vital Statistics Reports" published by the  United Nations Statistical Of:  fice.  The latest figures are based  on estimates showing a world  population of 2,528 million as  of mid-year 1954. The estimate  for the mid-1953 Vwas- 2,493*  million. ���'   ���::-.:..'./::���"������ -?x  A breakdown of population  by continents gives the following figures: Africa, 216,000,-  000; North America, 233,000,-  000; South America, 121,100,-  000; Asia (excluding USSR),  1,323,000,000; Europe (excluding USSR), 406,500,000; ^Oceania, 14,200,000 and the USSR  214,500,000. .  But we; at Gower have no  such; water main. If "Taxpayer" would .like, to give his  name and act as the organizer  ~ of an improvement district  .-:.:with power to set,up a. commission to get us a water sup-  ,ply; fire projection, even  lighting and', zoning regula-.  tions, he would probably get  support.  ~**0iere has been a study  made %f the possibilities for a  metropolitan water supply, for  a large area extending from  beyond Hopkins Landing on  the east to * beyond Roberts  Creek,on the west, the village  of Gibsons would very probably join the larger group to  their advantage and ours, and  we would be in a position to  get a big fire truck (one big  enough to warrant support  to the extent of about 1/3 its  cost from Federal Civil Defence) and have real protection for cur homes, as well as  the convenience of an adequate water supply. '  I know the big objection  is going to be cost. People are  going: to fear a great increase  in taxes, and very soon we will  have the "plea that because of  the excessive number. of -poor  pensioners in our community,  we are inflictjng -a hardship  upon those unable to meet it; I .  don't believe the facts bear out  the lament.  . ^ ���:  .  First   of   all,   reduced fire  insurance costs and elimination  of present-water coStsifbrV bur  wells, pdmpsi,   springs;   welter  rights, etc., will iebver a/large   -  po rtio-iof tthe exposes for'this   !  bigger water supply. -'-In.1'the -Second" place, I donH believe   we   :  have an excessive number   of'5  poor perisibne-^.  There have been two surveys  made in the area, one by   the   ;  BC Power Commission and one  by the Village Clerk. Both arrived at very similar . figures  which indicate that only 15.3  percent of our taxpayers are  pensioners and that their prop-  erty comprises about 13 percen1-  of assessed valuation?  Actual cost of the project is  an unknown factor because we  have never had a route or sour-  ices of supply.laid out.by engineers, and I do not know total  assessment for the area to be  included. But if "Taxpayer  from Gower and Pratt," or anyone in the area concerned, who  has time to put on the problem  and some understanding of how  a metropolitan water district  Should be laid out, would/form  a committee to study ways and  means, petitions or plebiscites  or whatever is needed, I would  be quick to give whole-hearted  support and offer assistance  within my capabilities.  I am not a good politician,  and after next Tuesday I will  not have the time to act on a  committee, conduct or attend  meetings. But I will be glad to  offer service as a typist for  Such a committee, cut stencils,  write letters, make copies of  statements or statistical data,  do any of the joe-jobs for  Which. .1 am; fitted. .��� How?alioufc7  it, ^Taxpayer"?'  Cloe Day.  VIOLINS, VITTLES, AND  VIRTUOSOS  BY L.S.J.  In my early days an orange  was ah orange,    and    if    one  were lucky at Christmas    one  might get a blood orange from  Spain-or North Africa. It left  no doubt that ho matter where  it came from,    it was    juicy,  sweet, arid the quarters melted  in your mouth like ice cream,  in a recent sales talk having  to* do  with    the    Californian  product  that  has  all  the  earmarks of    an    orange,    these  were some of the words    that  extolled   the  virtues   of     this  green, painted yellow piece of  indigestible ' effrontery:    NPro  vitamin A,* Inositol, Bioflavonoids,, and protopectms. Now I  ask as a plain man, who wants  an orange with all  that junk  in it. Not me! I well remember  oldi Dune Mac saving up    the  oranges that were doled    out  one at a time alongside    one's  plate in the cookhouse at sup-  pertime. He would  add them  up and figure how many    he  would have  when    he    went  down, and when T pointed out  to him most of them would be  shrivelled up and would    not  be edible, he replied    "never  et one oi those danged tnings  in my life and    ain't,   gunna  start now."  That was back in the ten-  hour day and gaffers like him  would come out of the woods  or off the boom with nary a  whimper after strenuously battling with wood in some form  or other all on their own, The  likes of Dune all had their  own ideas of how to live best;  and' what to eat, and they  grumbled' very little if sometimes the grub got a bit patchy  on account of the meat had  got put off somewhere else,  and we had cured or salt meat  for a day or two.  When the fresh meat, arrived after two or three days  travel it was not in the best  of shape but it was quite al^  right if a bit high ./and we  would be regaled, w^h frying  meat even if it was off the  shoulder, and good teeth were  a stern necessity-. In fact we  got a lot of fried; meat for  breakfast as eggs were a bit  of a problem and were generally reserved .for Sunday with  a bit of ham.    V* ������������������-   -:'A  We learnt things, or,at least  I did, by trial and error. ..In  the morning -I could not eat  enough to. keep 'going to 12  unless I started on meat first,  then prunes or some such, arid  topped it off with a bowl of  mush with lots ;of sugar. This  would generally keep one in  trim till lunch.  The exotic feeding of later  days coincided with the eight  hour day) and the intricate  machinery for handling logs  which lessened individual effort,' and the jhuniari powerhouse required less fuel. This  theory is most utterly proven  by the decrease in the consumption of snoose. Many a  log moved into the water with  snoose when all else failed!.'.It  was quite the thing along  about 4 p.m. of a tough day to  see the snoose box being handed around. A tap in the lid  and a hooked forefinger well  loaded worked wonders on  the last lap.  It was many years before  the woods were cut back  enough for the problems of  coming into '. dinner to arise,  and when it did there were  difficulties galore. The small  camps had " a lunch camp out  in the woods; Just a rough  table and benches under a  shake roof, and a box out of  the way of depredators with  bread, etc., which was packed  up by the crew. V  It was the job of one of the  flunkeys as a rule .to pack up  a container with meat, spuds,  and pie, etc., in separate compartments the idea being a hot  meal. His would be the job of  lighting a fire and getting  things hot to make tea ' and.  coffee, and after the drew had  gone back to the woods, to  wash the dishes, tidy up and  off back to the beach.  The lunch box and the thermos bottle eventually overcame this tomfoolery and the  present day lunch v table in  the cookhouse with its piles of  sandwiches, cans of this and  that, ��� pickles and heaven  knows what, all nicely piled'  up to; be mauled into disorder  by all and sundry, making up  their own -lunch; There was  generally four or five types of  sandwiches, pie, cake ^nd  fruit of all sorts. The cost, was  appalling which perhaps cannot be helped, but the. chronic,  waste out'in the woods fed a  small: arihy^of ithe: wilds;folk;" ���..���  One could always tell where  a crew ate its lunch. -There  would, be some -ravens - and "-  jays hanging around waiting  their turn to clean u^Tqma-  tes, half eaten eggs, sand-  wiphes, half cans Vsardines'," apples and oranges half bitten  intoi and thrown away; a  shocking waste. It is .very  fortunate that some of the big  outfits are able to operate without a cookhouse. Come of the  smaller camps -reckon ��� to lose  up to $2,000 a month feeding*  a small crew; thisi seems incredible-but it is a fact.  Apart from these uninteresting details Dune ; was a hoe-  down fiddler of rerioun especially in the country; north  of Seymour Narrows. I belieye  he, had a homestead in the Salmon River valley. At one  time or another in his career  he had been round a grama-  phone a great deal and spent  his time learning by ear a rather famous piece of music on  his violin. It was the Spanish  air "La Paloma" and Dune  could really pour, it on but it  always met with some diffidence  in the    bunkhcuse . so  Dune would move out to   the  .blacksmith shop or the woodshed and play    himself    into  tears, believe it or not.  FISHING VESSELS  Some 4,056 fishing vessels  departed frond Canadian ports  in international seaborne shipping last year; 1,452 from Nova Scotia ports, 1,030 from  from British Columbia ports,  975 from Newfoundland ports,  586 from New Brunswick ports  and -line from Grindstone,  Quebec.  *?  The power of time and coin-  pound interest offered by an  Investors   Syndicate   Plan V  allows you to accumulate a  the money necessary for a V  worryless retirement,   ^or ;,  full details   contact; your ���  Investors representative:       j  Write or Phone  NEV ASTLEY  District Manager       ���'���']���'  Room  313 Pemberton  Bldg.]  Photie VIA 5283  Vancouver, B.C. :  ^S-!BSS,; ���;:.  ISJ  IF  ������rx-rVr-  /.; :���������������  -^r.z^-^-.-..-r. r ^i.-...��.  ��� .,.:' !i'  t Fleischmann's   Yeasi  Prizes:  White bread: 1, .Mrs.-Olive  Blomgren; 2, Mrs. D. Hicks;  3, Mrs. Len Coates.  Brown bread: 1, Mrs. E. t.  Lowe; 2, Mrs. Elsie Johnson;  3, Mrs. J. McKinnon.  Milk rolls: 1, Mrs. Olive  Blomgren; 2, Mrs. J. Wyngaert; 3, Mrs. L. Coates.  Cinnamon buns:    1, Mrs. J.  Wyngaert; .2, Mrs. Eflsie Johnson; 3, Mrs. J. McKinnon.  Magic Baking Powder. Prizes:  On cake: 1, Mrs. H. Thor-  burh; 2, Mrs. W. W. Brown.  Teacloth:  1, Mrs. N. Haley;  2, Mrs. N. Sergeant.  Tray cloth: 1, Mrs. N,   Ser  geant.  Table runner: 1, Miss E.  Goodwin; 2, Mrs. L. LeFeuvre.  Pillow cases, emb.: 1, Mrs,  J. Wyngaert;; 2, Mrs. W. A  Ross.  Pillow cases, cutwork: 2,  Mrs. F. Kirkham.  Crochet doily: 1, Mrs. E.  Smith; ,2,t Mrs.  Eades.  Crochet centrepiece: 1, Mrs.  Olga Effa; 2, Mrs. E. G. Smith.  Crochet set, 3 pee.: 1, Mrs.  W  Davis; 2, Mrs. J. Wyngaert.  Crochet tablecloth: 1, Mrs.  Eades; 2, Mrs. Adams.  Knit tablecloth: 1, Mrs.  Blain.  Handkerchief, crochet edge:  1, Mrs. Ettdred; 2, Mrs. Eades.  Cushion cover, emb.: 2, Mrs.  NEXT WEEK!  BRING YOUR BOYS IN  for SCHOOL   CLOTHES  ers> Jackets,  Slacks  Sport Shirts & Socks  I  PHONE S6H  SECHELT  Well-Shod  Feet  Comfortably  Fitted  by  BOYS' Oxfoitfs, Boots or Loafers.  GIRLS' Saddles, Loafers, Oxfords,  White-Eyed Susans.  CHILDREN'S Bomiie Stewart Orthopoedic Oxfords.  Non-Scuff Toes.,  All Sizes Boots and Oxfords for Adults, too.  CI^ilJ^^CB:7p|. |>3>D SUMMER .. LINES" "h: SIZES  Phone 25S  Seehelt  .**_:  M. LeFeuvre. ,  Cushion cover, knit: 2, Mrs.  Bert Cole.  Card table cover:      2, Mrs.  LeFeuvre. -..���>.  Apron, plain: 1, Mrs. W. A.  Ross; 2, Mrs. Alice Grove.  Apron, fancy: 1, Mrs. M. Le^  Feuvre.  Child's dress: 1, Mrs. W. A.  Ross; 2, Mrs. W. Brown.  -    House Dress:  1, Mrs. W. A.  Ross^ 2, Mrs. Em I. Lowe.  Men's shirt: 1, Mrs. N. Mar-  Ieau.  Men's socks, plain: 1, Mrs.  J. Warlow; 2, Mrs. Bert Cole.  Men's socks, fancy: 1, Mrs.  Alice Grove; 2, Mrs. J. War-  low.  Child's socks: 2, Mrs. J. McKinnon.  Lady's ankle socks: 2, Mrs.  Jack Reeves.  Baby set,' crochet: 1, Mrs. J.  Swan; 2, Mrs. E. Warwick.  Baby set, knit:  1, Mrs. Jar-  . nell; 2, Mrs. *J.  Wyngaert.  Lady's cardigan: 2, Mrs, J.  McKinnon.  Lady's pullover: 2, Mrs. LeFeuvre.  Man's  pullover:  .1,  Mrs.   J.  t Warlow; 2, Miss E. Lonsdale.  Child's sweater: 1, Mrs. J.  McKinnon; 2, Mrs. J. Wyngaert.  Sweater. Fair Isle: 1, Mrs. E.  F. Cooke.  "'7'" Indian sweater:   1,  Mrs.   J.  Eldred.  Baby's shawl, knit: 1, Mrs.  J. Swan.  Quilt, hand quilted: 2, Mrs.  J. Reeves.  Afghan, hand knit: 1, Mrs.-  Alice Grove. t  Flour sack, to wear: 2, Mrs.  Len Coates.  Flour sack, for house: 2,  Mrs. J. Wyngaert.  Wool rug, hooked: 1, Mrs:  A. Andrews; 2, Mrs. N. Mar-  leau.  Something new from old: 1,  Mrs. W. B. Hodgson; 2, Mrs.  Alice Grove;  Group entry: 1, E. Star; 2,  Mrs. J. Wyngaert.  Junior dress: 2, Linda  Coa-<  Special; Fair Isle sweater:  Mrs. E. F. Cooke. ���������':'���  ���    7.'-   w  -.v.i>-���t :.: - '���'���-- &���'.   .:ivi^i/siVr<U  Marigold: 1, Gwen Connor;  2, Dell Ritchey.  Sweet peas: 1, Dell Ritchey.'  Wild flowers: .* 2, Penny  Strom.  Pot plant flowering: 1, Janet McDannald.  Poppies: 2, Dell Ritchey.  Wild Grasses: 2, Penny  Strom.  Gladiolus: Special ��� Deli  Ritchey. "  Junior Garden Club  Marigolds: 2, Janet McDannald.  Sweet peas: 1, Dell Ritchey;  2, Eddy Davies.  Stocks: 1, Dell Ritchey; 2,  Ray Coates.  Nasturtium: I, Ray Coates;  2, Janet McDannald.  Zinnias: 1, Dell Ritchey; 2,  Janet McDannald.  Collection of flowers; 1, Janet McDannald; 2, Penny  Strom.  Special on Sweet Peas: Del  Ritchey.  Stroshein; 2, B. Stroshein.  Packed school lunch: 1, M.  Stroshein; 2, Carol Knowles.  Fudge:  1, Gwen  Connor;  2,  Pearlie Farnham.  Home Preserving ��� under  14  Canned fruit: 1, M. Stroshein; 2, B. Stroshein.  Jam: 1, B. Stroshein; 2, M.  Stroshein.  Over 14 years  Jam: 1, Anne Coates; 2, Linda Coates.  Canned fruit: 1, Barbara  2, Anne Coates.  Coast News Sept. 1, 1955. 3   \  -    . t  ical miles a day on its 33-day  cruise.  The 12-inch-long salmon's  mighty swim is the first tangible proof that chums from Paget Sound streams swim far  northward in search of foody  fisheries officials said.  DIRECTORY  Business and  Professional  ACCOUNTING SERVICE  PENINSULA  ACCOUNTING SERVICE  - All���������%&& v& Accoui-t-ttSf  . ,?milfaM&&M 7JUte��ded;  Village Enterprises Bldg.  "  ���iV 7;#7Vr;TSe��b.e_t. * ��----.>' .-��� -  Open ' 9 a.m.���5 p.ra.  Phone Seehelt 9SJ  P.O. Box 30. Gibsons  BICYCLES.   BABY-BUGGIES  SECHELT   CYCLE  Bicycles Now & Reconditioned  Repairs io All Wheeled Good*  Saw Filing  Lawn Mowers Sharpened  ,    Phone Secifelt :0j5M     ���  BUILDING SUPPLIES  GIBSONS  BUILDING    SUPPLIES  LTD.  "WE   CARRY   THE   STOCK"  Phone Gibsons 53  BULLDOZING 7  BUILDING    BULLDOZING  CONTRACTING  Ran  Vernon, R.R.   1,   Gibsons  .   v    ������:-..   Phone 26W  CLEANERS ~~ '''   ;/V"' '  PENINSULA    CLEANERS  Cleaners  for  the   Seehelt  Peninsulav  Phone:  Gibsons  100  BEAUTY SALONS T-"  ���>:/.    SECHELT  -   BEAUTY   SALON  For Appointments,  Vv> Phone  Secheli 95 J  HOURS;  10   a.m. to 5  p.m.  FLUMBIlfG  MAJEt��HALL'S  PLUMBING  HEATING & .SUPPLIES  Phone Gibsons 134, 104 or 33  RADIO -  RICHTER'S  RADIO ��� TV  SALES and SERVICE     ,  Speedy, Guaranteed Work  SALES ON EASY TERMS  IPhone SECHELT725J '.,;.;. V  One,of California's biggest  oil well drilling rigs which  can #ap pools; 6fV ( oil ";v 15,000  feet ibelow the earth's surface  is powered by eighteen Gener-  ;al M^C��s^vEd6s^  viding a total of 3,200 hp.  GIFT STORE  Notions'���-Cards���Toys  Miscellaneous Gifts  THRIFTEK   ST0&ES   lieifr^of poit Office    "���"   \  ���_,GjbspnSjj B.G^V,T  ���^H^^^rtfr#vror,. 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SMITH  GIBSONS 20V  FURNITURE'  C and S SALES, SERVICE  Agents  For ,j  Propane 'Crisis  :;  Combination  Gas  Ranges  Sales   and  Installations  Tree Estimates  Electric and Ga_�� Hot Plates  % 1V ^FURNITURE  V y LWOLEUMS  v      ��� V ;;  Phone 30S Seehelt  REFRIGERATION  REFRIGERATION  SAL,ES|ah<i SMYJXMa ;  Commercial ��� Domestic  25 Years' Experience  XXX X- iA^''_^-GAMPBELL''^'-';^;V'  SECHELT 83 W  Handicrafts  Shopping bag: 2, Mrs. Bert  Cole.    ������:���-.';',������ ���; f :;������'<"���'������ :������  Hand carved Wood    article:  1, Mr. Jacques Perron; 2, Miss  Jacqueline Johnson.  Pottery: 2, Mrs. H. Bernhof  Decorative panel:    2, Wally  Sevenchuck.  Novelty*: ljilSrSr ,K... Adams;  2, Mrs.' J.'Warlow. J-  Stuffed dog: 1, Mrs. J. Hew-  ; kifiF*2,"r|(|Iiss E. Sme'gres^- -   -  FeltworkT* i? MissV-B. CV Harrold;.  Oil painting: 1, Miss Ann  Storr; 2, Mrs. Gladys T. Gordon. _  Sketching, black and white:  1, Mm Gladys T. Gordon; 2,  Mrs. Ashmore.  Clay modelling: 2, Mrs. W.  B. Hodgson.  Picture handsewnc 2, Mrs.  Oris Wood.  Dressed doll: 1, Mrs. R. Adams; 2, Miss Barbara Knowles.  , Exhibitors' choice: 1, Miss  Ann Storr; 2, Mrs. Eddes.  v Special wood carving: Louise  and Laura White.  Sketchings, black and white  juniors: Garnet Edmonds.  Vegetables  Junior Garden Club  Bush beans: 1, Dell Ritchey;  2, Randy Scott.'  Beets: 1, Eddy Davies; 2,  Dell Ritchey; 3, Melody McDannald.  Carrots: 1, Eddie Davies; 2,  Ray Coates. {  Peas: 1, Terry Charman; -2,  Eddie Davies. . . ,7i  Cauliflower: 1, Ray Coates;  2, Melody McDannald.  Cabbage: 1, Noel Husby; 2,  Eddie Davies. "'  Lettuce: 1, Ray Coates; 2,  Melody McDannald.  Pumpkin: 1, Ross Oviatt; 2,  Janet McDannald.  Squash:  1, Eddie Davies; 2,*  Ross Oviatt.  Swiss Chard: 1, Janet McDannald; 2, Melody McDannald. .  Onions: l,,Ross Oviatt; 2,  Melody McDannald.  Marrow: 1, Janet McDannald!; 2, Melody McDannald; 3,  Eddie Davies.  Tomatoes, green: 1, Eddie  Davies; 2, Noel Husby.  Tomatoes, ripe: 1, Eddie Davies. .  Potatoes: 1, Janet McDannald; 2, Michael Dragan; 3/  Melody McDannald.  Collection vegetables: 1, Eddie Davies; 2, Janet McDannald;; 3, JftKrtl^s^^  Special oh Beets: Eddie Davies.'  Junior Open Class  Beans: lf Carol Knowles; 2,  Dell Ritchey.  JBeets: 1, Dell Ritchey;. 2,  Eddie Davies.  Cabbage: i, Melody^MeDan- ;���  nald; 2, Michael Dragan.  7  Cauliflower: 1, Ray Coates.  ^'"Ci-Tp^^V^E^fe^vie^; $,  Hay Coates.  Onions: 1, Michael Dragan.  Lettuce: 1, Ray Coates.  Peas: 1, Michael Dragan; 2  Arnold Wiren.  Marrow: 1, Eddie Davies; 2,  Penny Strom.  Swiss Chard: 1, Arnold Wiren; 2, Ray Coates.  Pumpkin:      1, Michael Dra-  Tomatoes, green; 1, Eddie  Davies;  2, Michael  Dragan.  Potatoes: 1, Michael Dragan.  nald.  Collection vegetables: 1,  Penny Strom; 2, Janet McDan-  Special on Cauliflower ���  Ray Coates.  Salmon travels  A tiny chum salmon that  swam 350 nautical miles this  summer provided a new clue  to the migration patterns of  salmon spawned in the Puget  Sound Basin, the Washington  State Department of Fisheries  reports.  A salmon tag found just east  of Cape Caution in Northern  British Columbian waters July 18 had been placed on the  chum June 16 at Point Defiance near Tacoma.  The chum averaged 11 naut-  Visitor pleased  Among the visitors who caltv  ed in at the Coast News during the last few days was a  chap who as a young lad 30  years ago lived in the Gower  Point area. He was C. Kllgour  who is now with a large Portland,  Oi^., printing firm.  He remembers when there  were only two stores in the  area, one being Hoffman's and  the other was one he thought  started with a "W" but that  was as far as his mind would  take him. He did say there  were some remarkable changes in the district and said he  was enjoying his first trip  back^ to the Sunshine Coast-  He thought The Coast News  was a well-prirtted paper.  :?t^*x&m  -:AfcL^tBfflES'7t)F'v'    ' ���-���v 'I  BPIIJJIMG MATERIALS  LUMBER-^EMENT~BRi<^  we ��aMy tMe STJffiS.  SECHELT BUILDING SUPPLIES  Phone ����K '     / S*_heit  with*  POWELL RIVER  With  f&UW   sMCf$M��ir  *0 ftiSf ftV*TIONS Hl��WPP ; j  W ee��v^.n*o��T��^S f^ .-oco-TOf S ^or s^f  m\*OOM FQ* AU~RIDt  Fruits  Set of towels: 1, Mrs. E. F.  Cooke.  Two tray scarves:    2,   Mrs.  EV7F.7 Cooked     .'������'������'���_'.  Scarves:  1,  Mrs. E. Wright;  .2, ;;Mrs. 'JR.; Fisher..;  :.     ��� ' y A  V Yardage: 1, Mrs. V. Rookes;  2, Mrs .E. Wright.   ,   ...   ...v  ���'���- Novelties: 1, Mrs. J. Reeves;  2, Miss C. Duriton.  Novelties bag:    3,   MrsV \ K.  Soame.  Spinning natural wool:.     1,  Mrs. K. Fisher;    2,    Miss-   C.  'Dimton;'V,;->' ^ ���:7-';;.,   -^i;  ;'V'V:7  t     Spinning,  yeg'etab 1 el?dye;  wool:    1,- Mrs. ;K.  Fisher;:   2,  Miss C. Duntori. '  Rug from raw wool: 1, Mrs.  K-_Tisher;V2, Mrs. H; Warn!  Hpmespiin    knitted    arjticle:  1, ]R4rs. ;H;    Warn;      2,.?7Mrs.  7Harry Warn.- -���  Junior  Open Class  7  . Pansies: 2, Dell, Ritchey.  'Dahlias:"% Carol Knowles.  Asters: 2 Dell Ritchey.  Native    Berries:    1,    Carol  Knowles; 2;, Penny/ Strom."  Junior Section  Home Baking:    14-1S" yrs.  Bread whole wheat: 2r Anne  Coates.  Packed  School Liracb-       1,  Anne Coates.  Plain rolled cookies: 1, Linda Coates. ������  Apple pie:  1, Anne Coates.  Baking powder biscuits:    I,  Barbara  Knowles.  Date and Nut loaf: 2, Barbara Knowles.  Rolls: Anne Coates; 2, Linda  Coates. '. ���,;;.���  .���������^'"���r   Under 14 years       ] ���   -V  Bran Muffins:     1,   M.  shein; 2, Dell Ritchey.  >Drop  cookies:    1,  B.  shein;  2, -ML... Stroshein.  s VB.P. biscuits:    i; 7M.;  sh^siri; 2,^ Dell Ritchey.    ,  Plain    white    cake:    1,  Stroshein; 2, Dell Ritchey.  .Raisin and Nut loaf:    1,   B.  Stroshein;  2, M. Stroshein^  Jelly roll: 1 M. Stroshein; '2,  P.tStrom. .'.���������,  Bread,  white:    1, M.    Stror  shein; 2- Ona  Oviatt.  Bread,   whole wheat:   1, M. '   4 Coast News Sept. 1, 1955.  loberts Creek  MRS. M. NEWMAN  The beautiful grounds of  the R. Cumming home, overlooking the sea, was the scene  af a gay card and tea party  last week in aid of the VON.  Ivfore than 40 visitors gathered from coastal points to en-  Jpy the afternoon and the  Summing hospitality. Tables  were set on the west lawn  against a background of roses  overlooking the gulf over  'ikeds of gorgeous begonias.  Noted among the guests  were Mr. and Mrs. H. Harvey,  Seehelt, and former residents,  Mrs. C. Hilchie and Mrs. J.  Anderson, how of InglewoodV  Prizes were won by Mis's  ��arter,    Mrs. M.    MacNichol,  Miss Harrold and Mr. F. War-  burton.  On August 18, Mrs. Susan  Scott, gowned in rich black  lace and surrounded by flowers and gifts, received her  many friends who came to  congratulate her on her 94th  birthday. The living room of  her charming beach home was  a veritable bower of flowers  as the choicest blooms from  many local gardens were  brought for  her pleasure.'  Cards, gifts, letters and telegrams arrived from varied  points in great quantities. Mrs.  Scott is keenly interested in  all local and world affairs and  her wit and humor are a delight to all.  Also celebrating her natal  day, on Augost 26, was Mrs. J.  G.. Bates who was 84. She also  was the recipient pf flowers,  gifts and cards, spent.the after-  AFTER  THE  DRY SPELL  WATCH FOR  ROOF LEAKS!  We   carr:��  a  COMPLETE   LINE   of-  ROOFING GUMS     and     ROOF CEMENTS  ROLLED ROOFING of ALL TYPES  HEXAGON & THICK BUTT'SHINGLES  USE  Phone.  (Applicators Available)  OUR   I. BC.   PAYMENT   PLAN  'y.,Qib��ons  GIBSONS  Building  Ltd.  noon at the beach and the  evening watching TV with her  family.  The OES Cancer dressing  grenp met at the EV J. Shaw  home last Thursday �� to continue with their work. This ���  ��� goes on all year and cottons  and flannelettes are always  acceptable and very necessary.  Selma Park  BY MRS. O. M. BY.ERS  Mrs.  Livesay   nas   had   her  ��� friend Mrs. Bowman of North  Vancouver  with  her  for    the.  past week.  Mrs. Byers has rented , her  home to Mr. and Mrs. Art  Guppy and their three small  children Qf North Vancouver.  Mr. Guppy is on the teaching '  staff of the Elphinstone High  School.  Mrs. Byers . is leaving . to  spend the winter at Vancouver  and other points.  Mr. and Mrs. Wilfred Temple of Seattle were week-end  guests of their parents, Mr.  and Mrs. H. Temple.  Mr. and Mrs. Henry Eddy  and daughter Rosemary have  been holidaying at the Wigard  cottage.  Mr| and Mrs. Heskin have  been visiting Mrs. Harris . in'  Vancouver and Miss Annie  Heskin, sister toi Mr. Heskin,  came back with them to holiday at Selma Park.  Miss E. Williams and Mr. J.  Hudson of Vancouver have  been visiting Mr., and Mrs. E.  J. Lee. : .  Bernard Heskin' has finished training at Ghilliwack  Camp and is now at hbme until ^university opens."  Mr. Jack ; Marsh and his  bride are toT visit, Mr\ Marsh's  parents forVv.a few days after  which Mr. Marsh Jr. will re-  turn to his post ch the HMS  Ontario now stationed' at Es-'  quimalt. -        .  The Misses Effie and Dorothy Monro are leaving, shortly  for a trip to'Toronto and will  take the boat trip on the Great  Lakes visiihg the Niagara Peninsula   and Ottawa.  Redrooffs  BY PAT WELSH  The' Redrooffs Beach and  Country Club held a fishing  derby on Saturday and Sunday, August 27 and 28.  A silver cup donated by  Mr. and Mrs/Wm. Dix for the  largest salmon caught, was  awarded to Mrs. Chris Dalton  and Mr.. H. Merilees, each  weighing in a 9 lb. salmon.  Mrs. Dalton will hold the  cup for the first six months  and will then pass it on to Mr,.  Merilees for the following half  year. The-first prize of $5 for  the largest fish caught went to  Patti Darling who caught a  13^ pound cod.  Second prize of $3 for the  ugliest fish, was presented to  J. feeindman who landed a  flounder.  Third prize for the smallest  fish was wen by Steve Taylor  for a minute bullhead.  Judges were Mr. and Mrs.  Dix, Mr. Nelson Darling, and  Mr.  Bruce Robinson. 7  Mr. Tom Barrow weighed  in.  It is hoped this will become  an annual event.  The tennis courts have been  resurfaced and are now closed  for the season.  Merry Island was gay with  laughter recently when a barbecue was held to celebrate  the birthday of Frank Perry,  nephew of Mrs. J. Perry.  Guests were Mrs. Franklin,  Mr. and Mrs. G. Potts, Jo Anne  and Mark, Mr. and Mrs. r J.  Cooper, Mrs. J. Meikle, Mr. A.  Young, Mr. and Mrs. Graham  Ladner and family, and Mrs.  Lamp.  Mr. and' Mrs. Marlow and  Virginia of Vanrouver are the  guests of the W. O. Rich-  monds. v     .  The Bill Grundys have their  granddaughter Lorraine. Smith  as house guest, as their daughter, Mrs. Margaret Smith welcomed an 8V_ pound boy on^  Friday last at St. Paul's Hos-T  pital," Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. Bert Cochrane  were the guests of Mrs. S.  Frost over the weekend.  Mrs. J. Simpson welcomed  Mrs. Seton of'Vancouver.  Mrs; A. Brcx of Edmonton  and family are at the Johnny  Simpson's. ,  Nora and Don MacDonald^  have an old time resident of  this area as guest, Mr. Tom  Robilliard who is how residing  in Surrey,  The Frank Lyons have Mrs.  Lyon��' sister, .Mrs. F. Welch of  New. Westminster'.; and Mrs.  Carlson of Vancouver,' while  her son Gordon, wife, and sons  Christopher and Robin came  up from Vancouver for the  week-end. Her daughter, Mrs..  Marilyn Lyons is vacationing  at Lak la Hache, in the Cariboo country.  . Visiting Mrs. J. Meikle are  her cousins Mr. and Mrs. Hall  and daughter of West Vancouver. ���'..,'���  Mrs. Buller and family flew  to New York on Thursday last  to join TMr. BuUer..  Others who have closed  their homes are Mr. and Mrs.  Bert Anderson, Mr. and Mrs.  Piper and family, Mr.- and  Mrs. Bruce Robinson, and Mr.  and Mrs. Cunliffe, who will be  greatly missed.  Mr: and Mrs. Bill Thorns  and Gerr;^ are back after visiting friends on Vancouver Is-,  land. They will remain at their  sumer home until early September. "'��� :  ��� Dr. and, Mrs. Ken Argue  and Ricky are up to do a spot  of fishing. 7  Registered at Redrooffs Resort this week are Mri and  MrsV RolyV Neil and Miy Neil-  son; Mr. and Mrs. Mattenson;  Mr. and *Mris. J. Bur ch and  family, all =of Vancouver; Mr. ;  and Mrs. Frank Hardy of Suhr ���  nyside, Wash.; Mr. and Mrs! C.  Cannell of West Vancouver,  Varid Mr. and Mrs:- T. Trimblfe,  * Joy and John of West Vancou-  ���ver.'  .' '���.'���', '���"��� "������rXX-     '���'";>vV;;, '.;,\  1  SPECIAL  -in-oil  Gal;  Your Choice of 16^ Co W       v  oz.  m  Tint Your Own to Suit  You'll Never Get BetteriWeaiher'xFor^JFhe  GIBSONS HARDWARE  Phone 33 ��� Gibsons  m  pa  of  coastal  -- ��,-.;  i' :, ;.'!  1 /     ������  �� _f:��  "Hi*iy*ys:x xr>  IV,-;'   '  .1--  -���:.-i, >',��;.���  .������. >^J-X ���  ,-..��������' ���*  ���'-i'y- :-^m  \t, < t"  m.y^h  >A* .  ���\  requested the  ':!���  ���j-.. i ���,���,.��� v i  ': '������*>������ '  Gam ��^^  ������%'������  V3  ���_ .��  ��� i  unless, there is a change from the present hazardous conditions  NOT ONLY IS THE "DUFF" IN THE LOGGING SLASH DRYER THAN THE KINDLING YOU  USE TO START A FIRE IN YOUR STOVE, Oft THE MATCH YOU LIGHT if WITH, BUT NOW  EVEN THE MOISTURE UNDER THE SHELTER OF THE GREEN TREES HAS EVAPORATED.  All off MacMillan & Bloeders logging operations have closed voluntarily  WHEN THE WOODS ARE TOO DRY FOR THE EXPERIENCED LOGGERS, WHO HAVE BEEN  TRAINED FOR YEARS IN FIRE PREVENTION AND FIRE FIGHTING, IT IS TIME FOR EVERY-  ONE TO BECOME GREATLY CONCERNED THAT NO FIRE SHOULD  DESTROY THE  PREVE  here  TOMORROW GIBSONS  f Mrs. Dickenson took her*  husband to St. Mary's Hospital  on Tuesday this week. He was  taken suddenly ill. Mrs. Dickenson is feling none too comfortable with a toe broken  when she jumped- out of bed  too quickly.  Many new staff teachers are  already in the community, becoming acquainted with its  people and facilities.  Mr. and Mrs. Robert Burns  have returned fronv-their holiday down the west coast to  California. They visited old  friends in- many of the coastal,  towns, and thoroughly enjoyed the trip.  Mrs. Cloe Day and Mrs.  Alice Veitch had a wonderful  holiday trip up into the Peace  River country, and7 home by  way of Williams; ;Lake. , They  visited friends and relatives of  Mrs. Day. , .The Peace River  gumbo made them, appreciate  B.C.'s black-topped roads on  their return!  The A. E. Ritchey home in  THE PARTY LINERS  the Headlands was a real buzz  of -activity , early Monday  morning. Mr. Ritchey took  Joanna to the early ferry.- Jo,  during a term at Crofton  House, decided to take ,up  nursing at Vancouver General,  and  made   her start  Monday.  Upon returning home Mr.  Ritchey loaded his new D-6  caterpillar and headed, for  Powell Lake. The familiar  sight of Alf with Ms white helmet may. be missing for the  rest of the year.  Mr. and Mrs. Sam Fladager  and family save returned after  a camping holidy down the  West Cost States, and back up  via Grand Forks. They took  full advantage of all the camping areas along the way, and  . had a relaxing holiday. Sam  says it's the best way to \ have  a family trip.  Mr. and Mrs., A. J'Sandy"  Gordon af the Bank "of Montreal, %re leaving Gibsons on  Friday this week for Merritt,  B.C. where Sandy has been  transferred. He has been in  the Gibsons branch for the  past 17 months, and regrets  leaving the friends he has  made here.  Brightness is a term used to  compare the whiteness of various grades of pulp   " "''T  JOHN J. DUNKIN  Doctor of Optometry  906  Birks  Building  VANCOUVER, B.C.  COURTEOUS CONNIE  has loads of friends and    ,  she phones therm- often.;��*  Bu.   she  always  spaces  her calls at least 5 minutes 1 7  apart;   That's^ why; her? ���  party line neighbors are  her friends, too.  BRiTisir cdtvjyiiiiA  TMCEPHOW COMPANY3  y^--yx^:^iyiy':;r ������?������  It's Summer  Holiday Season  HASSANS  ARE READY WITH  ^^/^ip^HIRTS,,  -J' % :?-<stojmsy  ^:^;?SHOim't.^  Novelties  &   Souvenirs  ;   Sport .Fishing Tackle %  .:^ff^7^6nel��lJ''  ���V?;^-Pender-^atrbour  Seehelt News  Mrs. Lou Plumeridge,    Porpoise Bay, is holidaying   with  . her-two girls for a week. She  plans to "visit her husband's  brother Bill and family in  Langley, B.C., and an aunt in  Chilliwack before shopping in  Vancouver on her way home.  A very charming blue crepe  paper umbrella was the container for the dozens of beautiful presents given at a shower in honor of Derek, infant  son of Mr. and Mrs. H. Nelson,  Seehelt,.at the home of Mrs.  T. Robilliard, Porpoise Bay,  Friday evening, Aug. 26.  The Fire Belles, Ladies' aux- ^  ilary to the Seehelt Volunteer  Fire Dept., managed to    completely surprise Mrs.    Nelson.  She was brought to ehe house  "on a preeext by Mrs. J,  Rog-.  ers, and was thoroughly taken  aback on being surrounded by  twenty   congratulating ladies.  A most original cake in the  form of a baby carriage was  made,and decorated with an  inscription "What do you  know, It's a boy!" by . Mrs.-  Alice Billingsley, Porpoise  Bay." ���' ���   ���'   . .    ���"-  Mrs;' Nelson was presented  with a. fresh flower corsage  fashioned prettily by .Mrs  Thelma Salter.  ^The guests played party,  games, admired the lovely array of gifts and then enjoyed  a delicious repast. Mrs. Yvette  Kent also helped with the  arrangements  Here  from Seattle to     visit  numerous    relatives    on    the 7  Peninsula,  all the  way    from  Gibsons to' Seehelt, is Mrs. Isabel Campbell,  wife  of T/Sgt. .  Alexander Campbell; She and .  small Janice are staying with  her brother    John    Morrison,  Selma Park,  and his -wife for  a week. Six-yearTold Steven": is  visiting    with    his     maternal ���  grandmother, Mrs. Roy Gaines  at-Porpoise Bay.  When she returns home,  Mrs. Campbell "will be accompanied by her sister-in-law,  Mrs. Morrison and Anne who .  will holiday in Seattle until  the opening of school.  Mrs.  Gladys Batchelor,   Sel-  ma; Parky has>her niece,7   Miss  Wynne    Shepherd    of   North  ��� Van'couye^; visiting >for;^a7 view  days.  7      ���;..;  ;i ',���".���. ���  PERRY���FAGAN  Miss Gail  June Perry    and  Carl Fagan were married in a  quiet ceremony at the United  Church, Davis Bay by the Rev.  Bevan of Gibsons on Saturday,  August 2? at 5 o'clock.  The bride's stepfather, Joseph Trefrey of Porpoise Bay  gave her in marriage.  The bride was exceptionally  beautiful in her strapless Chinese satin dress of ballerina  length, with an overskirt of  nylon net. embossed with lover's knots and crange blossoms. A brief matching jacket  was fashioned with a high collar, closed at the throat, and  long lily point sleeves. A coronet of"* sheer tulle   sprinkled  Police Court  On the nights of Sept. 22,  23 and 24, or the early mornings of the days following,, the  business premises of the Bowling Alley, the Village Coffee  Shop and the Peninsula Athletic Club were broken into.  Quantities of cigarettes, candies, bowling shoes and similar items were stolen from each  place.  The RCMP. at Seehelt apprehended two young men and recovered the stolen goods.  Arraigned before magiserate  Johnston, Thomas Lloyd Stod-  hart and Robert Waller Young  were, found guilty and each  sentenced to three months  hard labor on each of two  counts of breaking,, and entering.  William Cooper^ who pleaded' hot guilty on a charge of  illegal parking in Gibsons,  was found guilty, and fined $2  and costs.'  Stanley He'rmistoh of Gibsons, charged on a second in-  mtoxication offence, was sen-  teneced to 20 days.  A juvenile who failed to observe the restrictions on his  driver's licence; was fined $10  and costs.'       ���  Lawrence McGratten, of  Hudson Bay, Sask.,' was fined  $20 and costs, having. been  found guilty of being intoxicated in a public place, near  Seehelt Union Store.  . John Laidlaw of Roberts  Creek was fined $25 and costs  for speeding in Roberts Creek.  with mother-of-pearl sequins  and minute orange blossoms  fell into a chapel length veil  over her shoulders, framing  the bride's face and dark hair  to perfection.  She carried red and white  carnations in an exquisite bouquet. A tiny silver locket, given by her mother when she  was one year old, graced the .  bride's throat as the "something old" to bring good luck.  Maid of honor was the sister of the bride, Miss Ann Teresa Perry wearing a blue ballerina dress of shantung silk  and carrying pink and White  carnations. A wreath of matching flowers in her hair held a  small veil.  The little flower girl, Marion Bloomfield, looked very  sweet in a yellow net dress  over taffeta with a band of  flowers in her hair to match  her dress. She carried a colonial bouquet of yellow and  mauve asters.  Miss Margaret Williams,  Porpoise Bay, played the wedding' march for the entry of  the bride, and during the signing of the register 7 the lovely  strains. of ^Whispering Hope"  swelled through the church,  which was decorated with yellow and mauve dahlias.  Mr. T. Caldwell of Selma  Park supported the groom.  ' An open house garden party  reception was held at ' the  home of the bride's parents.  Tables were arranged on the  lawn and school chums of the  bride served the guests.  The b^ide presented her oou-  Coast News Sept. 1, 1955. 5  quet to Mrs. C. Lawrence in  token of her kindness during  the preparations for the wedding.  Pink rosebuds and silver  leaves decorated the three -  tiered wedding cake, which  had each tier set on white pillars, with a miniature bride  and groom standing von top in  front of three wedding bells.  The mother of the bride was  most attractive in a navy sheer  nylon dress with embossed  white floral pattern and a  very full skirt, complemented  by summer-white accessories.  The young couple left by  car to tour the States for a  few days before returning to  live on the Peninsula. The  bride travelled in a charming  swiss organdy torso dress with  a multi-colored fleck, and coat  to match with.white accessories, and a corsage of white  camillias from her husband.  BIRTHS  Mr. and Mrs. Don    Mahnas  of Kamloops and formerly   of  Gibsons announce the birth of.  a son,  David Wayne,   -August  17. V'V ��� ������;..  Sept. 3 ��� ? Roberts; Creek:  Hall Board dance. Port Mel-  Ion Orchestra. .7  Sept. 20 >��� Gibsons: at home  of Mrs. Winn, WI meeting at  2 p.m.      r���������";"..���       7"; '.'��� V\  This Week's Special ��� Two  good building' lots oh ihe Martin road." All cleared and ready  for you io start work on. Full  price SI 100.  Harold Wilson  operating *>  Totem   Realty  -:'    Phone   Gibsons   44 ;  Evenings 95J  T A  CARD OF THANKS  MrsT Charles^ Shepheard.  thanks all the friends who  wrote and were, .so kind, to her  at the time of her husband's  passing, and regrets she has  been unable to, reply to the  many letters "she received.  HELP WANTED  FOR SALE (Continued)  TTT  Urgent. Housekeeper to care  for small b^^f.i light dirties;  live in. Dj Plour^^ibsorisi7 ffil  WORK  WANTED  Ht?RF^7,; ALONG   TO  t:li:_ji?fTtt'7-  \'-^y'--\'^.^'i%\^S:A\  FOR BOYS' & GIRLS'  : !���''....-a-'' ..���'���'{,,'A .������*:';v-* i-fv"*' :'-*������'-. ���-���. r'.i'-V--' *-���'���-���     :.   ' >��������� >''���'.-':  School Clothing & Sullies  Children's SCHOOL DRESSES, SKIRTS, B__OUSES:  ',',.:������ Boys' & Qii-s' BLAZERS, JACKETS^  ��vv4U'&;^ x^y.yx^'.. ���  Boys'and Giris'SWEATERS, SOCKS,vetc.  .  T-SHIRTS, FLANNEL SHIRTS, UNDERWEAR.  i   ������ ���   ���.   "        ..'���. .     ���*-������'-���������';:���,., '        ���'   '���'  COMPLETE SCHdO__V$UPPLIESVv ;  ZIPPER BINDERS, REFILLS, NOTEBOOKS AND  SCRIBBLERS, ART FOLIOS, DICTIONARIES.  ��� Variety of Pens, Pencils, Rulers, etc. Vr���  THRIFTEE    STORES  PHONE 34 J GIBSONS  Spray and  brush    painting;  also paperhangingiV ��L- Melhus/  Phone   Gibsons :,33. '-'  ���fn:  'Wilson Creek       5I_^I^  Surprise shower  Wilson    Creek.   Community  V Hall-was the    scene    Monday  evening ,of:. a. surprise  shower  for Miss Mabel  Aune.  ;     Miss. Ayril Luc'ken   presented a lovely corsage and gaily  .decorated basket of gifts with  the  oe_i-wishes iiiro  Mabel's-  'friends   and residents   of    the  district who .have known her  for many years.   ..������..  After,  a    short    Speech    of  thanks from    the    bride-to-be,  refreshments  were  served.  Co-hostesses��, were    Mrs.    J.  ���Little, Shirley. Clarke and Av-  iil Lucken. :Friends are invited  to the Holy Family Church in  Seehelt for the wedding  a.t 8  .p.m. Saturday, Sept. 3.  Gibsons Since 1945 y.'17  John Coleridge* Realty V: V  The Oldest' Established Office  (Immediately South of the.  ���:"r PosVOfffcej^ '������ Z '' :X; J''A  - Notary Public V  Sales,  Conveyancing,   Manage-7  ment  Agent for   the.' Official.  Administrator |'etc�� .;. ���.' .  Connection with' important V  Vancouver Realtors.  Local��� Office ���DVAVa%d VLA* ?'  INSURANCE  Fire, Ailto; Liability. Prompt  courteous service. Totem Realty, Gibsons. tfn  GORDON AGENCIES  Seehelt   ���  REAL   ESTATE  .-������ and   INSURANCE   ;  Phone 53J.      Evenings and       holidays, 81H  WATCH REPAIRS'-'  im  Coca Cola is known  by everyone!  a  tv  Because ��t was  C-iurcli Services  Sunday, Sept. 4, 1955.  ANGLICAN  13th Sunday after Trinity  ..St. Bartholomew's.    Gibsons  11.00 a.m. Choral Communion  Si. Hilda's. Seehelt .  1.45 p.m. Evensong  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek   *  3.15 p.m. Evensong  Port Mellon Com. Church  ,  9.00 a.m. Holy Communion  Si,  Mary's. Pender Harbour  .������:".' 11.00 a.m. Divine Service  UNITED  Gibsons  Public   Worship, .11.00  a.m.  Roberts Creek, 2 p.m.  Wilson Creek  > Public Worship, 3.30 p.m.  '���"   ST. VINCENT'S  ���Holy Family, Seehelt.   '9 a.m.  St. Mary's.-Gibsons, 10.30 a.m.  P6rt   Mellon,   first  Sunday  of  I   each month at 11.35 a.m.  PENTECOSTAL  11.00 am. Devotional  7.30 p.m.  Evangelistic  Wednesday  night  Prayer   and Bible Study   at  8 p.m. Friday night.  Toung   People   at   3   p.m.  BETHEL, SECHELT  Sunday Gospel. 3 p.m  Fast, accurate, guaranteed  watch repairs. Marine Men's  Wear, 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. Ballentine  Pbone Gibsons  127      tfn  WOOD r  Aldez or Fir  Also Slab Wood  ���SERVICE FUELS  Ran Vernon  Phone Gibsons 26 W  Also Sand & Gravel Products  "harden   produce.    Orders  taken  for   fall    canning    and  freezing chickens 25c lb.   " undressed.    F.    Holland,    Brook-  bank Farm. Phone 67S.        35  Remington Wingmaster  pump action 12 gauge shotgun,  new, w.th carrying case. W.  Youngson, Seehelt.   tfn  International H panel for  sale. Gocd condition. Seats for  five passengers. A. E. Ritchey,  Gibsons 86K.         tfn  New bed chesterfield. Nylon  freize, mid green. Seehelt  Lockers,   phone Seehelt   1.  22-foot gillnetter with 4 hp  Vivian at Vancroft, B.C. $150.  Phone or wr*te R. W. Gross,  c/o'.BC Electric, Vancouver.  ��� V V    ���;'" '    36  Used washing machines $15  ���up.v Used -vacuum cleaners-$-10  up.    Parker's  -Hardware, .- Se-  '-chelt. ' tfn  \> ���       FmEWQpn  if !pvVOrcler 7No^VPay" Later  ^.^^i^^^objd^for- Winter.  Phone  151  or   155,  Gibsons.  a SUCRE LUMBER  ;y:TCH6lCEV|-FRYERS! Enjoy  them n9W^wiiile yet in season.  Order    today    for    tomorrow.  ^Business hours    8 a.m.    to    4  vpimv^ejccept Sundays; Wyngaert. Poultry  Farm,    Gibsons  107 Ii/ ���'  35  .\ iThree VSaaneni ������.-graded- milk  goats'k Two 2-year-olds, one 4-  year-old, all. milking; $20 each.  C. Huggins, Gambier Harbour  PO, Gambier Harbour. 35  .Tone Coleman oil heater and  drum with oil. Apply M. King,  phone Gibsons' 3_t.V   7, Two bedroom, home at Seehelt,- nice living rcom    with  : fireplace, smart cabinet kitchen. Close to school and\ shopping centre.      Full price only  $6300. Totem Realty\   '16 ft. mahogany clinker  built boat with 2 V. hp Briggs  and;:Stratton engine, in Al  shape. Newly painted. Dickenson next doer to RCMP.   Five acres with small house,  lots of wood and water. Ideal  place for bachelor. Full price  $1000. Totem Realty.   '"Block of three acres, four-  roomed furnished cabin, Gibsons, close to Post Office.  $3300,    good down    payment.  PO Box 2, Gibsons. 35  Nice family home in first  class shape. New roof, founda-,  tion, and septic tank, 2 bed>-  rooms, living room, 3 pee.  bath and kitchen. $3250 down  and $45 per month. For full  details phone Totem Realty.  THE B & J  Halfmoon Bay  WEEK-END SPECIALS  Campbell's tomato soup, 2/25c  Palmo-ive soap    .... 3/25c  24 pint bag Puffed Wheat 37c  Rover Dog Food     - ��� -  10c  6 os. Tomato Paste __    12c  Milk   _-         6/95c  (Pacific or Carnation)  Heinz Baby Food    .._.    3/29c  It pays to shop at the B & J,  where Cash Prices  Save the Day   We still have one or two  good buys at Hopkins. Better  drop in and have a look before  it's too late. Never do to-mor  row what you should do today  because in a lot of cases tomorrow is just one day too  late. The Fourdrinier is a name  applied to the whole paper  machine, but refers specifically to an endless belt of woven  metal on which the sheet of  paper is formed.  Dry or Green  fUgifiwood, $7.50  Dry or Green  BushwoocE,  Any Length  Seehelt 85L  Fcr Real Service  See  SOLNIK  SERVICE STATION  ^'" Al '.'&  :  :'���  team  of ordinary players, be  cause  the stars haven't learn  People interested in sports We heard a lady say recent-  know a team made up of star ly *hat she belonged to a large  players is seldom as good as a family   where    there + wasn t  ���* much give and take; the atmosphere was lacking in toler-  ed to play together. Each play- ation. The result was that ever wants to be a stand-out, and ery conversation became an  no one is willing toi play sec- argument: all yery^ capable  ohd fiddle. Sometimes it hap- People but wanting their own  pens in the home, at business, way. That was a fair and hon-  in a church, and most of all in est confession. Theodore  international affairs. Sheer Roosevelt's son said, 'My dad  egotism is-to blame for much is a grand man but he must  of the world's troubles; there either be the bride at the wed-  are a lot of fine people in the ding or the corpse at the fun-  6 Coast News Sept. 1, 1955-  Where to Eat  in  Gibsons  i���iini-A-Gen  world, but when they pull in  opposite directions,, there * cannot be much progress.  A man was hurrying along  a street when he saw a friend  across the road struggling with  a heavy trunk in a doorway.  Always willing and-eager to  do anyone a good turn he  crossed the street and said,  "Wait a moment and:I'll help  two  every ounce of strength, they  AUTOMOTIVE  & MARINE  REPAIRS  WELDING  McCULLOCH SAWS  Phone      SECHELT      48C  The Ihdian and the white man came together near historic Fort MacLeod, Alberta, to smoke the pipe of peace when  Rt. Hon. C. D. Howe; became an honorary Chief of the Blood  Indian tribe of the Blackfoot Confederacy.    Similarly honored  was George Gooderam, former supervisor of Indian affairs for    possessed.      They tugged and  the province of Alberta and\ the Northwest Territories. Shown    pUHe<J for ten minutes    until  seated in centre, Head Chief Shot-From-Both-Sides; on the chief's    they were both exhausted and  immediate right,CD. Howe, smoking the pipe .of peace with  obvious determination;  on the'head chief's  left, Chief George  Gooderham, and Chief Many Fingers.  eral.''  No one can do his or her  best* if home atmosphere is  not kind and gracious. That  was a fine thing Dr. John Watson (Ian Maclaren) said: "Let  us be kind to each other; we  are all having a hard time."  For goodness sake let us  pull the same way.  Our   quotation   is   by   the  Offers Lunches, Snacks  Good Home-Cooked Bfeate  Convenient,    Pleasant  Below Posit Office  ANNE    GARY  SPECSALS  Hamburgers Deluxe  CHIPS  Excellent Meals  FERRY ZME  Theatre Bldg.,  Gibsons  ���V�� ��� +      v �� 'c�� Z0   Prophet Amos: "How can two  you with that trunk     So Jhe   ^ together exc^,t they toe  of them went at it   with   _���___,,���  agreed.'  \  Seehelt News  MRS. A. A. FRENCH  Mrs. W. K. Berry entertained, for   her   daughter    Betty,  now Mrs. E. Laidlaw, recent-  GRAHAMS BARBER SHOP  r  will close for annual holiday SEPTEMBER 6th.  Will be back on  the  job   SEPTEMBER   24th.  Hope to see you all then.  ly returned from her honeymoon. . Guests included, the  bride's grandmother, - Mrs. A.  E. Genower; Mrs. J* A. Macklin, Mrs. W. B. billingsley,  Mrs. M. MacFarlane, MrsV J.  MaeCrea, Mrs. S. Parker, Mrs.  F. Postlethwaite, Mrs. D.  Clampitt,-Mrs. H. Woods, Mrs.  G. Phillips, Mrs. A. Gibson,  Mrs. A. Mills, Mrs. M, Lumsden  Mrs. A. Myers, Mrs. H. Sawyer, Mrs. S. McDonald, Mrs.  W. Elliot, Mrs. T. Duffy, and  Mrs. A. Wilson. The bride was  dressed in her wedding gown  the trunk had scarcely moved  an inch.  "Let's keep it up," said the  helper,      'iWVe'll have another  try and I believe we can   get V  it out yet."  The other said, "Get it out!  Why man I'm trying 'to get it--...  in!"  That is what happens, when  people are pulling in differient  directions. They accomplish  nothing.  Some years ago we were  crossing the-Atlantic and, as  so often happens, time was  hanging heavy and some en-  terprising young man organized deck. sporty. That was a, i  bright idea and: it helped sdine^.  B.W.MfeB��  Chartered    Accountant  1045   West Pender Si  TAtlow 1S54  VANCOUVER 1.   BC.  Dinting Room -  TRY   OUR   SPECIALTIES  ,..':  Breastx^Cmcf^n  Fmh B& Srfmon  "WHE3.E; QUARTY  COUNTS"       v  Phone GIBSONS lM  T":  "A'v.>-:  _^  safes  't  Say  "McGMlM  n  Norman Stewart  Local Sales Rep.  K. B. 1, CHBBOffS  PhOBe Gibsons 67 A  to cut and present the guests  with   the traditional   wedding people to forget that they were  cake. feeling seasick. They got some-  Beautiful handmade violins, thing else to Tthink: about,  all native maple    wood,    are        on   the  second . day   more  VEity SPECIAL 1951  Deluxe Sedan  made by George Millar, employed at the L.M. and W.  Logging Camp in Seehelt Inlet hear Egmont. The tone of  the one he played was excellent. .���'.���-..  . -  Mfo*. Nora Macklin has. her  brother, Mr. Walter Cook of  North Vancouver j for a short  visit.  Mrs. S. Dawe is y^siting  VaiieoTuver for a. few dayts.  Mrs. Billy Steele is on a visit tp,Vancpuyer.        ..  ' Hr& !W. Luoma and daughter 3_inda are in Vancouver.  games were played and to everybody's delight a" tug-ofcwar  was announced. Tliere was a  lot of fun about that tug-pf-  war, and 7ithe! ^p 7cajpteihs  went about their i^usinjessV v of  selecting men "carefuliy. ^flhb  could pull best? -The big;fat  fellb&ir:' WhoV v7w^gheo<'';'"ai^-'  where from 200 pounds to 250  pf the lighter and more agile  ones? One good; natured man  weighed over 3tK0 pounds, so  his captain put him. at the end  of the rope.  The rest of the    passengers  ROBERTS CREEK  Re-Opens Sept. 6  TfMN*tK}tfrTATION from GIBSONS * SECHELT  .A XI.  _k.ik_ti  ' Ik"  PH6NE22V2  GIBSONS  In Exceptionally Good Shape $117S  1950   Mercury Fordor Deluxe  Radio & Heater  194.& 3-Ton Ford Dump Truck  Would Make a Good Road Patching Truck  OHLYSS75  FULL WELDING & MACHINE SHOP AVAILABLE  FOR HEAVY MACHINERY, CATERPILLARS, etc.  PHONE SECHELT 64  lin$d up like fans at a base- g  Mr. Jimmy T^ail who'.tay^ Ijall game, Tj^en~ $�� pulling' -  eel 1h thie old hotel about 20 begaii-V and -to eye^Jiol_^_f r:;  years ago was a recent visitor. * aijiaaiemeht the side-1.which  He is the _*h of Mr. and Mrs^ looked less> likely to win pull-  Peter Trail, how married and ed their rivals acrpss the line,  has a small daughter. He finds Nobody could 'understand it,  Seehelt vfery much ^changed. . but a second test was made  Collen Gee has been a sick    and the same thing happened  again.  The next'day the truth leaked out. The lighter side had  been meeting, secretly and  practiced pulling together.  This old worid with its jealousies and bitter strife v. ill be  a very Tii.ich better p?ace in  which to live when men and  women of every race anl creed  cease their squabbling and  learn to pull together.  ��� / i It^f  \J _A  i'N.,-        t  . \':yXAy^}\X:. Ai^X^jAA/.  Hfcofna* ~&&&i^ B$Jd��&e*4- S��&zi  girl, cbrifiried to bed for several days. -  Mr. and Mrs. J. Felisick is  visiting Seehelt and staying  with Mrs. F. French.  Mr. Bob Hackett was up  from Vancouver over the week  end.  Mrs. A. Jewitt is visiting  Mr. and Mrs. F.. French. They  came from Twin Creeks with  her son Norman andl family.  Visiting Mr. and Mrs. Frank  .Postlethwaite are son Steve  and granddaughter Laurel.  Mrs. Agnes Robinson is  staying with her parents, Mr.  and Mrs. Jack Evans.  West End Social Club held  a beach party at the home of;  Mr. and Mrs; F. Postlethwaite.  Members enjoying the evening:  were Mr.  and Mrs. F.  Postle*  thwaite,    Mr. and Mrs. W. B.;  __illii;fi!.?ey,    Mr. and Mrs.    JV  VacK.:.'      Mr.  W. K   Cook    of  North    Vancouver,    Mr.    and  rMs. T. Duffj, Mrs. E. V/:Json;V  Mr. G. Coffee, Mr. and    Mrs;  J. Evans,    Mrs. D.    Clampitt;  Mr. R. Reid, Mrs. M. MacFart-  lane, Mrs.. C.. Nordby, Mr. and  Mrs.  J.    MacCrea,    Mr.     and  AIR FREIGHT  Trans-Canada Air VLines has  announced the first six months  of 1955 showed a 15 percent  increase in air freight carried  over the. same period last  year. The commodity moved  in greatest volume was textiles ��� 1,313,578 pounds ~  made up mostly -of bolts of  cloth from New York and  England and in the form cf  garments.  CIVIL DEFENCE  Canada's ten provincial governments spent $566,000 on  civil defence in the fiscal year  ended March 31, 1954, Alberta  leading with an expenditure of  $254,000, followed by British  Mrs. Frank Parker and guests' Columbia with $208,000. On-  Mr.'and Mrs. Taylor and chil-!'   tario  spent  $37,000,. Manitoba  dren; Mr. and,Mrs. Baker, Mr^  A. Wilson,- Mr. and Mrs. W.*  Smith and son Chris. ]  Mrs. Oliver Griffin (Mary);  and children Rosalyn, Rickyj!  J'phn and Linda are visitingV  her parents Mr. and Mrs. Geo|  $25,000, New Brunswick  $6,000, Nova Scotia $5,000,  Quebec $4,000, and Newfoundland andl Prince Edward Island $1,000 each.  LESS STRAWBERRIES  _,,,_,,       ,. ���,       The 1955 strawberry crop is  Gowland.    They live at Lynn]    estimated at 22,7:00,000' quarts  AMHERSTBURG, ONT.  VANCOUVER, B.C.  This advertisement is not published or displayed by  the Liquor Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia  Valley.  Miss Cecelia Van Dyck of  Vancouver is visiting Mr. and'!  Mrs.7 C. Poteet, ���        \  Mr. and Mrs. Johnson and!  children from Haney are vis-i  iting Mr. and Mrs. Al Wil-'  liams.  5,300,000   or  19  percent  than last year. /    '���.  less  22 PERCENT MORE APPLES  - This year's apple crop is estimated at 17,600,000 bushels  1,300,000 or 22-percent larger  than the 1954  crop. MURDOCH'S  HAVE  STOCKED UP WITH  FALL  WORK CLOTHES  We Stock Everything  for the  Commercial Fisherman  Remember our  Frozen Foods  & Ice Cream  PENDER   HARBOUR  - ���  Phone 11-J  A majority of -Canada's 330  millionaires got their start in  small towiis, according to August Liberty magazine.  Investigating taxation figures, Liberty found that 330  Canadians who now earn over  $100,000 a year are deemed  millionaires. Actually, these  330 titans average $140,000  annually.  Altogether, 1,510 Canadians  today boast incomes between  $50,000 and $100,000 ��� or a  fraction less than 1 percent of  the total income in Canada. In  taxes, the poor stiffs pay  $44,100,000 ��� 4.12 percent of  the nation's total income . tax  bill.  They've discovered income  tax makes it tough to pile up  $1,000,000 in Canada today. If  you were to earn $1,000,000  this year, income tax would  snatch  $749,220.  Apart from the fact that  more millionaires were born  m rural communities rather,  than in larger cities, there    is  5s��i,&  Public Health Monthly Clinics  INFANT AND PRESCHOOL  IsJ Tires.-��� Roberts Creek School, 2.30���3.30 p.m.  1st Thurs. -T- Gibsons' Health Office, 2���4 p.m.  2nd Twes. ��� Port Mellon School, 2.30���3.30 p.m;  2nd Thurs. ��� Wilson Creek, Mrs. Chamberlin's home,  . '3���4. p.m.  3rd Tues.:��� Bowen Island First Aid House, 2.30���3.30 p.m.  3rd Thurs. ^- Seehelt School, 3^-4 p.m.  4th Mon. -~ Garden Bay, Mrs. Davidson's, 2.30���3.30 p.m.  ........ f. .    .i '.. .   . .  i th Tues; ���< Madeira Park School, 2.30���3.30 p.m.  4th Thurs. ��� Half moon Bay, Mrs. Mosier's, 2.30^���3.30 p.m.  .';���"'���','��� ���������-"';;:'��� *������:;'���.;.������.��� ������';';,���   ���..:���'' ���,���'��� "'Xi'XX''- ' ."''7" .'''."V ' ''���'".';  ���ThisSchedule to beifbUowed until further notice-���  U-J ��.::&%'������.  ��� t'V.v T.; .  X'ti:X'A^AXi:f'.Xy* ''iX'^:i*'J.-':v^r-v;'}y:>'. ^i^'f1. %. .Xr'['.'���'��� }''"' V-V]*'-';'f;^^'"'^5.'--;'''!'rJ''^:'*'  NOW AVAILABLE  HEAVY HAULING of TRACTORS,  DONKEYS, and STRUCTURAL MATERIALS  LOCALLY, or TO and FROIM VANCOUVER.  For Rates Phone -  R. M. INGLIS  jtMnMtMMm t'JnimaSmi ��. _< ��� ����������� ii-iu��>Mii-MMW��muuiiiiiiijiiMmiiMi iiiiMMMiwiimi  All   Requirements  ?       , y    '  For Students in  nothing to distinguish a millionaire from his fellow citizens.-~  In fact, Liberty magazine  says, millionaires are pretty  ordinary people. "They come  pot-bellied and skinny, evil  and good, vain and modest,  sane and balmy. About the  only thing they have in common is a  million  dollars."  How do you get to be a  millionaire?  Liberty asked the millionaires themselves, and received  a variety of answers. "Hard-  driving ambition, luck, being  kind to the poor, taking risks,  ��� a wish to compensate for  grinding poverty, hoarding  cash thriftily��� or simply by  inheriting the lucre are some  of the.ways listed by Canada's  Croesuses."  A few millionaires, like  newspaper barcn Lord Beav-  erbrook, were" more specific.  Beaverbrook, who once peddled papers in Newcastle, N.B.  says, "If the first $50,000 that  counts. You have to feel those  early deals right dewn to the  pit of the stomach, if you are  going to be a great man of  business." And.the one-time  Canadian bond salesman ticks  off on his fingers these attributes for his . own success:  "Drive. Industry. Judgment.  Health." '  -. "    . V  Garfield Westcn, Toronto -  born baker's son who parlayed a natual penchant for making dough into a financial empire that once required him to  pay $6,000,000 in taxes alone,  credits his success to enthusiasm rather than to any form  of business cunning.  "It was the' daring and adventurous spirit, that's all," he  says. His advice to would-be  emulators: "Get hold of one  thing you believe in, and sell-  it for ail., you are worth. In  making it, you will make  yourself."   ���  ' Edward Plunkett Taylor,  Canada's affable horse-racing  millionaire and probably one  of the shrewdest industrialists  in the nation, once said "Work  is my hobby." At 54, Ottawa-  born Taylor still '* works like  a fiend." . An aide says, "It  isn't; the money .so much.    He  '' y '..���&������ ,.xyy  :unity  B.C. youngsters %with: a flair  for sketching or painting can  win a shate^ of $610-in prizes  in the fifth 'annual B.C. diVis-���  ion, Canadian Cancer Society  poster contest which opens  when school starts.. .  The contest, which closes on  Nov. 15 is designed to give  students the facts about cancer, including its danger signals and the progress that has  been made against it in recent  ���years."'���. ...:���'  A grand prize of $50 will'be  awarded to the student who  submits the poster judged best  and first prizes of $25 and second prizes of $10 will be  awarded in each of the 16  school districts.     -  The contest is open to'. all  students in grades nine to 12,  including these taking courses  by correspondence.  This year the winning poster will be used by the B.C.  division in the society's annual  'Conquer Cancer" campaign.  The poster contest will be  the only one . sponsored for  students by the society this  year in B.C. In past years, the  B.C. division has sponsored  both a poster and an essay contest. In future, they will be  held on  alternate years.  Bring Your Lists  to Us.  For School Lunches  FRESH AND LUNCHEQN.JjftEATS,',,'.: ;  ���s��������� v DAIRY; P7ft<^ '" ���'  RELISHES, FRUITS, JAMS  For School Clothes  Giant  Size\ !$<(#-;:( ��pe*MaI   68c  HOME CANMIMG SPECIAL  Bernadm Wide Mouth  MASON JARS  PINTS $159 QUARTS 1  Elementary Grades.       X||ree  dCCidentS  d  jar jm^s-^^H'^Mk^kT^-  Phone 87 ^~ Seehdt  just likes to make a good deal."  Col. R. S. McLaughlin,  chairman of General Motors of  Canada, admits he got a good  start by entering his father's  carriage factory at Oshawa,  but the man who was born in  the tiny Ontario town cf Innis-  kellen, adds: "I had to work,  and work hard and conscien-  ciously. You'll succeed if you  do just that," he says.  The ability to make money  in large amounts is not restricted to the man. One of .  Canada's ' self -made women  millionaires is Muskoka, Ontario's stocky, dynamic Viola  MacMillan, president of Viola-  Mac Mines Ltd., in British Columbia. Viola and her husband  George have prospected across  Canada. They bought their $10  million ViolaMac mine for  $65,000. She sold stock to raise  the $40,000 down payment.  "To be a success," says Toronto millionaire real-estate;  agent George Ridout, "you  have toi be aggressive ��� and  have the ability to make people like you." Before stumbling on this simple rule nine  years ago, George was a Toronto milkman. '4  Summing up Liberty says a  study of Canada's millionaires  revealed these three patterns:  "The wealthiest men seldom  showed outstanding ability until they entered the world of  money. They were average, or  slightly above average scholars; often their first business  venture failed. !  "Most men who made most  money had little in their early  lives, and many were brought  up in a severe, Puritannical  tradition.  "Practically all showed a  single-minded purpose which  enabled them to make it their  hobby, too. They didn't mind  working 16 hours a day, because they,enjoyed it."  ���It seems that hard work, after all, is still the key to success.  AL LLOYD BACK  Al Lloyd   of   Garden    Bay  found Babine Lake a fine spot/  for a holiday. He enjoyed fishing  for rainbows, but reports  the  regular late summer  run  of trout had not started.  This particular run, he says,  Coast News Sept. 1, 1955. 7  follows the spawning salmon  up into that country, evidently feeding on their eggs. The  salmon were just arriving.  Al looks as if the    holiday  had ' been    worthwhile,  AH permits for sprinkling in the Village  of Gibsons Landing are temporarily suspended due to lack of water.  Notice will be given when they will again  become valid.  Robert Burns, Clerk  YOU CAN STOP  TING  For Supplies ~ WE HAVE THEM!  2,160 TUGS  . -Last year 2,160 tugs departed from Canadian ports hi international seaborne snipping,  1,674 of them from British  Columbia ports, 415 from Ontario ports, 44 from Nova Sco*-  tiat ports, 19 from New Brunswick ports, 7 from Quebec  ports and ������ one from Corner-  brook,  Newfoundland.  SHOTGUNS  ossberg  .410  ossberg   12   Guage  C.I.L   Shells'  HUNTING KNIVES - COMPASSES  CAMPSTOVES - ALL CAMP EQUIPMENT  Ths Kind of Trophy Calls for  RIFLES  Savage  30-30  .22  Calibre Rifles  for smaller game  Riffle Ammunition  HUNTING LICENSES & TAGS  '.?*������  73T-'-   ii-���'-���.T��t>  *;  PHONE 51  SECHELT j  :  {-.i y-.Js,'.   'A-.-.   --tfif;-* ' ->��'   '��� >?���-'���   '.���'���'���  i,,..,...:; ..��  y  ���;*���  You Need Go No Farther     For  SCHOOL   SUPPLIES  S01I) �� & 10  HAS EVERYTHING  from a 5c PENCIL to a SMART NEW  GENUINE   LEATHER   LOOSE-LEAF  BINDER. A Very Special line of  PENCIL BOXES.      Bring Your  Lists  to us in Gibsons.  Plaid and Picture  METAL LUNCH BOXES  PHONE 41J  ���  GIBSONS  on same roa  Garden Bay had three mishaps last week, with Garden  Bay Lake figuring in all cf  them.  L. N. Brownlee of Egmont,  "driving along the lake, met a  truck. He pulled too far out on  the narrow road, and nosed  down almost into the lake. A  jagged rock sticking up caugfit  on the undercarriage, and  safed him fciy inches- from a  chilly. dipt. The rock damaged'  the car. That was Monday?  On Tuesday G. K. Smith, a  timber scaler of Vancouver,  met a car and pulled out too  far, and his car toppled into;  Garden Bay Lake.  Joseph Feliksiak    of    Half-  riiqon Bay struck a soft shoulder in; the road, arid he    and  his pasenger took an unexpect-     j  ed plunge in the lake  AT SECHELT, SEPT. 5  LABOUR DAY  INDIAN KffiMNM BALL FIE1B  RACES - TUG of WARS - POLE' CLIMBING - GAMES  on   tne  Sponsored by Ik Seclieit loarl of M. 8 Coast News Sept. 1, 1955.  BY   CHUCK   TOMPKINS  North Vancouver knocked  Port Mellon out of the district  finals over the week-end but  they got a lot more competition than they bargained for.  ��� Saturday night at Port Mel"  Ion the local boys went down  4-2 but they held the visitors  scoreless after the second inning and if it hadn't been for  one bad inning it could have  been   a different  story.  On Sunday in North Vancouver, Port Mellonjed 1-0 going into the 4th inning but  again they had the one bad  break and wound up on the  short end of a 4-1 score.  I think that Port Mellon  made a better than expected \  showing and proved tnat the  calibre of ball on the Peninsula is just as good as you will,  find anywhere on the coast. So  thanks a lot fellas foi giving  us a good name.  The big upset of the year  happened on Sunday as the  underdog Pender Harbour  Athletics walloped' the highly  disorganized Firemen 9-5 to  take their series two games to  one and to assure themselves  a berth in the Osborne cup  finals.  The .big boy for Pender was  pitcher Ralph Noble Who  chucked a fine game as well  as adding a couple of hits in  his own behalf.  Mayor Lloyd Jacksbn, of Hamilton, presenting the Seagram Shield to Al Balding, Credit Valley pro whose record 204  score won the Canadian Professional Golfers Association championship at the Hamilton Golf and Country Club.  Watch your driving  when   school opens  One of the longest hit balls  of the season was hit by Pender's "Babe" Kamerle, ab&ut  260 feet to his off-field which  ; is quite a wallop in any league.  The Firemen couldn't  seem  to do anything right    but    in  ,.,? my*.opinion Noble would have  ;__ad them on one of their'"good  days as it just seemed to be  his day to win.  The fans from Pender can  be proud of their team as they  came from way back to get  into the finals and they can  be sure that the boys will be  doing their best in the    final  'games.   :- -  The final game be ween Wilson Creek and Port Mellon  will, be over by the time you  read this and - no matter . who  the winner is the first game ofV  the finals will be played at  Pender on Sunday afternoon.  The BC Lions had to try  hard but they managed to  blow two. games over the week  end and "I Predicts" face is  red as wellvas his, pocket being  somewhat lighter.  But don't get" down on the  Lions too much as the season  is still young and lots can  happen before November.  They should pick up a win  against the crippled Winnipeg  club.  There is a lot of talk about  a soccer league for the Peninsula and I have it unofficially that the Indian School from  Seehelt will enter a team. We  could possibly get the high  school to .inter one and with  a couple. or more commercial  teams could make a good  league.  Anyone interested can contact me and a meeting could  be called in the near future. "1>  Predict" still thinks Wilson  Creek will take the Osborn  cup.  Lucky 'rod  hooks saSmon  It must have been the lucky  seventh for Ben Morrison of  Vancouver, a guest of Mrs.  Lau's camp. He was fishing  Monday about 11 a.m. off  Camp Byng with desultory  luck when he decided to use  his "lucky" rod which had a  Tom Mack spoon.  Before long he hadva strike,  or what he took to be a strike.  He battled his catch for three-  quarters of an hour and at  last managed tq gaff it. He had  a 30-pouiiid:; salmon, hooked  squarely In the centre of the ���  dorsal fin. Mr. Morrison has  been a guest at the Lau camp  for  seven holiday periods.  The BC Automobile Association reminds motorists that1  their summer driving holidays  are over. School opens on  Sept. 6. The time has come for  extra driving care in the vicinity of schools.  The BCAA warns motorists  to be especially careful when  driving near elementary  schools. Grade one students  will be at school for the first  time and are not fully aware  of traffic dangers. Others have  forgotten the safety rules they  learned! last term.  Every year at this time motorists are faced with a sudden change in the appearance  of familiar streets. One day  the streets around local schools  are quiet and traffic moves  along at a normal clip. The  next day is different. School's  open!  The safety patrols, police,  crossing guards and parents  will be watching, but it is the  duty of every motorist to do  his part to protect these children.  It' is especially important,  also that motorists adjust their  driving practices to conform to ���  Kiwanis notes  Last meeting was an unusually interesting one. The club  was host to the North Vancouver Kiwanis Club. Twenty-  three members came .which  was a fine turn-out.  They provided the entertainment and their speaker, Derek  Inman, manager of the Den-  man Auritorium, gave a res- ,  urae of the North Vancouver  club's success, with their air  cadets. \  Mr. Inman was an officer  in the air force and has headed.  up the organization of this  group of boys who have won  top'honors in Canada.  They have a girls' drill  team in connection with the  air cadets and they won top  place this year for their perfection in drilling.  Kiwanis International extends itself to assist any type  of work for the betterment of -  our growing youh and North  Vancouver is leading all B.C.  clubs in their youth work.  Bud Pangman, president; of  the North Vancouver club,  headed the group. He spoke  graciously concerning our progress.  Ozzie Hincks.,  chairman    pf  our iiiter-club committee,    ar--  ranged the meeting7 and did a  great job..  Pulp visitors  GARDEN BAY ACCIDENT  A cari owned by Dick Wise,  and driven by Bert Kammerle  failed to make a turn on the  road between Garden Bay  Lake and Garden Bay last  weekend and turned over off  the road. No one was injured.  Arriving, in Vancouver recently was a party of 32 members of the Association . of.  Pulp * Consumers Inc., New:  "_$>rk, accompanied by their  executive secretary, Reed R.  Porter. Also in the party were  : the wives of 22 members    of  ' the, party.  V  This important group of  pulp buyers is, attracted by  British Columbia's rapidly  growing pulp and paper industry with its modern, technically advanced mills producing high quality pulp and paper products.  Pulp and paper manufacturers in British- Columbia were  hosts to the party during its  three-day visit.  local ordinances regarding  School Crossing and School  Slow signs. In many cities the,  signs are left standing .all year  around, and people get in the  habit of disregarding them. In  most localities these restrictions are rigidly enforced ���  and for good reason��� and it  behooves every driver to check  on the times of school opening,  lunch recess, and closing, so  the letter and spirit of the reduced speed laws around  schools can be complied with.  Mail delivery  costs  sought  Tenders to ascertain the  cost of a daily except Sunday  mail service from the Gibsons  Post Office over Rural Route  One have been called by the  postmaster general in Ottawa.  The route covers a 31.9  mileage and calls for delivery  as well as pickups from mail  boxes. Tenders will be received in Ottawa at 12 noon, Friday, Sept.  16.  Forms of tender and guaran- ,  tee of performance can be obtained at Gibsons Post Office.  Penn.  Commercial  Bowling   League  NEEDS THREE TEAMS  FOR THURSDAY NIGHTS  9-11  Contact  Box  130  Gibsons  BY MRS. D. ERICKSON  The W. W. Wrights fthave  had a busy time with visitors  during the last two weeks,  from, Brandcn, Man., came  Miss Althea Busby and Mrs.  W. Weir; from Vancouver  Miss M, Pollock. Sunday visitors were Mr. and Mrs. Walter  Armitage and Shirley.       :-���  Mrs. Jack McLeod is at St.  Mary's Hospital, where she  will be taking treatment- for a  week or two. Neighbors forgiven a hand with the children  while she is away.  Sundi Stroshein and Avril  Lucken were hostesses recently at a shower for Gail Perry.  Friends from here and Seehelt included Rheta Lemieux,  Ruth Tyson, Nonnie Pratt,' Joy  Scott, Mabel and Barbara  Aune, Delsa Wattum, Ann Perry, Diane Pearson, Helen Potts  and Dorothy Gillis from Duncan.  Visiting Mr. and Mrs. Paul  Stroshein were Dave Mclvor  and Miss Jackie Hamilton,  both from Vancouver Island.,  Mr. and Mrs. Don Albien  and their two young sons have  left for their home at Hope after holidaying with Bert  Brackley and family.  Mr. and Mrs. C. Lucken  haVe enjoyed a trip by car to  Penticton.  Mrs. M. ,McNutt   has    been  spending a few days with her  son  Jack,   Shirley  and   John  Clark at Earl's Cove.  Leslie Roberts and family  spent a recent weekend with  Mr. and Mrs. H. Roberts.  An interesting visitor,. Mrs.  Doris Harker, from Horsham,  England, said she enjoyed our  Sunshine Coast better than"  any other place visited during her travels. Mrs. Harker  spent several days as guest of  Mr. and Mrs. M. McGuinness.  POSTMASTER     ILL  Capt. W. A. Kent, nostmast-:  er at Madeira Park* was taken  suddenly ill Monday 0and rushed to St. Mary's Hospital,'  where he is resting but not allowed to have visitors. Mrs.  Kent has been with him for  several days. Mr. K. Lorentzen  has taken over the duties at  the post office in the meantime.  ayers to rrieet  Halfmoon Bay Players' annual general meeting will be  held on Wednesday, Sept. 7,  at 8 p.m. in.the schoolroom.      1  The meeting will be followed by readings .of .the plays  which will be produced during  the fall session.���'���'���  All Who wish to take part  should attend. New members  will be welcome.  >��������__-__-����.__  lIM-t-MIMMlilMMMtllMtHiiuiifliiMMiBliMMii ��������*������ tM����M"��M��_^MM-���--rir"��^iF5Fi  niHW^iHimamummi  FALL  NOW IN AT  if  i:  t >:  ���IS  //  Savage     Shoes,  Children   &   misses  Play-AboutSjBumble-BeeSjShoo-Shops  Phone 6 Gibsons  ��M_-��-_^i.__r_r.-n-f-___.._CTM..T-��a��-��_--.��_y��wt��y��*^  Smart  RELIEVING IN GIBSONS  Mr. Alexander who is relieving at Lang's Seehelt Store  while Ben Lang is in Gibsons,  is staying with Mr. and Mrs. J.  Mayne. Mr. and Mrs. - Rae  Kruse of the Gibsons store are  away  on holiday.  At SCHOOL as well as in BUSINESSl  '      Go Back Jo School in Style With  Your New Dalkeith Sweater  and a Beautiful  Blend matched 'skirt from $8.95  Our new Soft Tweeds will really please.  Lovely colors, Fine Pocket & Pleat Detail.  For Something Truly Fresh, we have the Smart  Turnabout Skirt at $13.95  in beautiful reversible plaid, with unstitched  permanent pleats.   Just turn inside .out & wear!  DRESSES, BLOUSES. CORD JACKETS, WOOL BLAZERS  LOVELY HOSIERY and LINGERIE  Owned and Operated by Mrs. Vic Metcalfe  PHONE 35 K GIBSONS THEATRE BLDG.  THERMOS BOTTLES and .  LUNCH KITS  -for both DAD and the KIDS  PLASTIC PIB> CONTAINERS,  SANDWICH BOXES  ALARM CLOCKS to get the  FAMILY STARTED EARLY  PAPER MATE PENS & REFILLS  LUGGAGE for the BOYS or GIRLS  who go away to School  SEE OUR WINDOW DISPLAY  FOR A FINE SELECTION  IN SCHOOL REQUIREMENTS !���  W"��?   APPLIANCES  . ��� ���. U . ,    a:, .  Phone  Gibsons  32 : :  _&s^Trss_S__��Ss*r?=5=3  OPENING  SECH  1 at 6 p.m  BOWLING ALLEYS  OPEN BOWUMG  LEAGUE FLAY  SEPT. 12  S PER APPOINTED  tffHff���"���8


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