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 Published   in   Gibsons,  B.C.  Volume  10,   Number  6  February 9. 1956.  Provirtiial Library*  Serving ihe Growing  ...Sunshine-Coast   From   Squamish  'to Pender Harbour  ���i  Trumpeter swan  visits Hough farm  The Norman Hough iarm  had a visitor recently in the  shape of a trumpeter swan  with a six foot wing span. Mr/  Hough reports.  ���It landed in the poultry run  at about 1 p.m.; and remained  for about an hour 7and a half.  Apparently it was hungry because when Mel Hough spread  some wheat ��n the ground it  scooped it up hurriedly.  The  HOME  BURNS  Frank Schulstad's house on  Gower Point Hoad was 'totally  destroyed, when fire of. unknown origin broke out early  Sunday.  The fire was noticed by Mrs.  Schulstad "about 4' a.m.    She  was living in the femall cottage  a [short    distance    from , the'  v -ho����&.t _he-hah\l0 the*"] Cart-/  <    w*ig-it homei and from 'there  Mr.  Cartwright ran  to    Walt  Leigh's house  to ttirn  in the  ;alarmV y ������"'���.  The fire brigade was on the  job promptly but the fire had  got tc.o great a start. They v  had hoses connected and playing on the fire quickly but they  could not stop it.  Insurance is .  carried,,    Mr.  -    Schulstad says! There  was no  cine  in the house    when    the  fire broke out.  above picture reveals iis size.  It was taken by Mr. Hough.  The other birds on the farm  held conferences to see what  they cculd.do about the. intruder. The hens flocked together  at a distance and remained in  their huddle while the visitor  looked about. The geese after  a slight parley were more  friendly and fraternized in a  mildt way.  Cpl. Morrison of the RCMP  was on the scene to see if the  bird was.injured in any way.  He took along with him a  book containing information  on the bird and had quite a  session making  observations.  Eventually the trumpeter  swan had enough of civilization and took to the air again.  Fkehaiixbee  Present attitude cf the provincial authorities on tlie  Shoal Bay ' foreshore lease  sought by the-Gibsons ��� Resident .Loggers Association, is  regarded by the village commission as "passing the buck"  to the Village of Gibsons commissioners.  The issue arose when Fred  Holland,    loggers,    association  president appeared before the  commission   seeking   clarification    cf    the    correspondence  The letter sent to Mr. Holland and  the village   commission' in which government  officials ask that the. area involved 'be zoned was again read  along with the  commissioners,  reply which stated    the    land  area was   zoned and   that  on  previous  applications  no  zoning implications were involved  and  why  zoning   entered  the  discussion at this point,    w&s  puzzling  to  the     commission.  The reply to the, government  was sent on Jan. 25  and  no:  return reply has been received  Mr.  Burns explained  tihat  under   the  zoning  bylaw  passed in 1953   any    commercial  operation h\  existence    when  the zoning bylaw was passed  was allowed to continue such  operations under the bylaw so  long as the operation was not  expanded.  Mr. Holland explained that  the present indecision of government officials is working  a hardship on loggers who do *  not feel thoy can affoid to  commit themselves to logging ,  operations until the situation  is clarified. He wanted to see  some action on 'he .matter.  ���";-������ During discussion on road  costs and provincial government contributions towards  road construction at Tuesday  nights Village Commission  meeting, Robert Burns, village  clerk, estimated that the next  Federal government census  this year would show Gibsons  ^population at slightly above  the   1,200 mark  The .figure was used when  Mr: Burns explained that  -when the. village passed a certain census population figure  the village would not be in a  category on which gcvenment  assistance is granted.  Discussiori arose over the  possibility of black-topping of  .,-.Gower Point road. The chairman, Commissioner Ritchey  was instructed to visit officials  in Victoria to "see" what could  he done about it.  V A side walk will be constructed in front of Mr. B. *  JDang's Georgian Blocks and in  front of Wood's Hardware  store. The Commission ordered  permits jssufed to    cover    the  ower reaches  construction. Work will be  done by Toynbee Construction  Co.,   Ltd. V  Accounts totalling $925.85  were ordered paid. Of this  amount $4.49.60 was for roads,  $320.56 general expense, $66-  .88 for street lights and $98.81  for the  fire department.  Permits for an $8,000 five-  room dwelling, 29 by 40 feet  on South Fletcher Road fcr A.  Swanson; a $350 utility room  9x8 feet for W. Emerson and a  foiir-room. 24 by 24 foot home  for W.R. Sneddon on Franklin road were granted.  Mr. B.W.M. Bone was again  appointed auditor. It was moved by Commissioner Ballen-  .tine and seconded by Commissioner Crowhurst that the village clerk's salary be raised  $25 a month. This was passed.'  lanuary  P  Half  moon Day  B<  MV  s'i1   ��  Sechfelt ^vtlunteeK-^rkrf&rf^  will hold another building bee  on the Fire Hail on Sunday  Feb. 12, tarting at 9 a.m. Refreshments will be sered, Anyone* wishing to assist will be  welcomed.  The   firemenv  announce   to  all   residents outside  the    incorporated  area  that  the  fire  brigade will render them fire-.  fighting service as formerly  ojirmjyer  .World Day of Prayer. Feb-  17 will be held in the United  Church at Gibsons and at Sly  Aiden's Anglican, church- in  Roberts Creek and St. Hilda's  in Sechelt. This service is organized by the women of all  churches and is organized ^n  a.national scale by. the_ Women's Inter-Church Council of  Canada* All are welcome regardless of their faith.  GRANTHAMS TEA  The teenage club of Granthams is planning a daffodil  tea and bazaar sometime in  April, the uroceeds.to go toward completing, "the Granthams Community hall. Details  will be  announced 'Later.  Retailers to meet  The retail Merchant's association will meet on Friday, Feb.  17, at John Wood Hardware, to  continue their discussion of the  Credit situation. All retailers  are asked to. .attend. :,  Mothers. March  To prepare for the Mothers'  Polio March Feb. 18 Gibsns  mothers will meet in the Kinsmen clubhouse at 8 p.m. Friday. Mothers unable to attend  are asked to call 90Q 0r 86T.  Power was general in. the  Halfmocn Bay area on Friday,  Feb. 3. Steve Howlett of the  British Columbia Power Commission at Sechelt . reported  48 homes and businesses were  rooinected to the system by.  Friday afternoon.  All ��rews were on the job,  rushing it   to   completion  for  the  weekend. v.Ettcky   7ciisto--  mers who* received power by .  ,Thursday   afternoon. ��� included,  the Casper,  T&l-s^V.ness    aiut^  Christianson homes.        ;   /    y  Steady; .users, whose wiring  has been accepted by the electrical inspector . would be connected first. These who had  large lighting plants had to  have  the 'plants disconnected.  The Jim Cooper properties  at Redrooffs will be hooked up  as scon as the present construction has advanced to permit  the connection.  Those not already powered,  or on contract, schould can-  tact the B.C. Power Commis-  sion at Sechelt, Mr. Howlett  announces. There are several  homes occupied since the original survey was made, and.  not contacted when the Halfmoon Bay area was surveyed.  BY R.F. KENNETT  Old man winter spared Gibsons but blanketed points west  on the Peninsula with upwards >cf seven inches of snow  in. a matter of hours Sunday  Jan. 29.    *  Sunday's freak'snowfall was  the heaviest of this winter,  and by evening clearing skies plunged temperatures ;to 17 degrees as January  drew to a close in true wintry fashionl  Not for two years, since 11.2  Total Rainfall '>'���'  Total Snowfall  Total Precipitation  Days with rain  Days with Snow  Days with Gales  Days with Frost  Highest Temperature (degrees)  Lowest Temperature (degrees).  Mean Temperature (deg.)  Mean- Temp. (7 a.m.)  Mean Temp. (7 pm.)  MeanvClpud Amqut  Mean Wind Spee7<I. (East mph.)  *Denotes new record extreme.  ���r Variable cloudiness and  sunny, periods last 7 Thursday  played tricks and discouraged a  -.-'>':: ���>'-**>���  inches was  dumped     on    the  Peninsula Jan. 25, 1954, have  we had a single snowfall com-    /  parable to that of Sunday.  Otherwise,, January as a  whole ran very near the normal, as indicated by the tabled results. Departures from  normal included higher than  average wind speeds, less than  normal cloudiness, and Jan. 12  with 55.2 degrees surpassed all  other January's for ten years  previous.  Jan. '56 Normal     extremes  7.36 in. 6.97 11.53(1953)  12.0"  in 14.1 36.3 (1954)  8156 in 8,38 12.19 (1953)  21 21 28 (1953)  7 7 13 (1954)  *4 2 *4 CV.l5.-  12 14 21 (1954)  *55.2 (12th) 49.6 *55,2 (1956)  14.6 (31st) 18,7 12;4 (1954) '  36.9 357 38.0 (1955)  35.6 35.8 39.8 (1953)  36.6 3ff.7 41.0 (1953).  73% 80% 88% (1953)  *10 6 UO (1956)  long range fcrcast on the part  of'.Mr. Groundhog.    However,  let's venture a 1 bunch of daffoji  dils .against "six weeks of win-"  ter more." V  T^c^>t.>-j  Interim Commissioners, three  men who are willing to, act,  and who; will not be nominated  for the first Sechelt Village  Commission, have been appointed by the returning officer  Mr. J. Mayne. E. Parr-Pearson,  Stephen Howlett and Ted Os-  gourne  Sr. have  been named'.  Mr. Mayne states that letters patent have been issued,  effective February 1, for incorporation of the Sechelt Village. An election of Commissioners will be held on April  21. John Mayne has been appointed Returning Officer for  this election.  When the five commissioners have been elected they will  m$j&  >*-c,,:  choose a village clerk.   V  Any ratepayer whp is a  British subject, and who qual?  if ies under the Village Municipalities act may be nominated as a commissioner except  the interim commissioners, who  cannot be nominated until the  second election.  RETURNS   TO GIBSONS  Mrs. Anna Wilander who  has been in Vancouver for several weeks has returned to her  home in Gibsons. She reports  haying an excellent time with  relatives during her stay in  Vancouver but adds she is glad  to be back again in  Gibsons.  eenage r s __.amen  rom  The response to last week's  editorial concerning a letter  about teen-agers has been surprising. Early in the week C'jie  letter was sent-in and the edi-v  tor placed it on the editorial  page. After" that page had been  run off along came the .,, remainder of'the'letters, five iri  number and-one of them signed by ,28   individuals.  The reader can pick up the  threads from here not forgetting to read the letter on  the editorial page.  Editor: What's with these  "teenagers" that they are looking for more to do. They can't  do ��� everything there is to  do now. From Sunday to  Thursday they should stay  home and do their' homework  and stuff like that, or don't  they have homes?  There are Girl Guide meetings, two Badminton Clubs,  and Teen Town and Boy'  Scouts, etc., meetings through  the week. On Saturday afternoon there is bowling and  Friday and Saturday nights  four different movies, also  swimming in the summertime.  I bet they never thought of  going to church or teaching  Sunday School on  Sundays.  Wilson Creek ��� has d arice's for  kids but the kids seem like  they^ act up and I bet if there  was ' a roller 7rihk or. recreational" place' you would heed  an armed guard to make the  kids stay inside them and behave. They'd smoke on, the way.  there and back, "anyway.'  That's just an excuse.  There's an orchestra,  too.  My parents didn't have any  of these things, not even a radio or T.V. parties, I guess  they had guts instead. ���  I always find the old folks  will help the young ones if  the young ones are doing anything worthwhile. They'd' sure  get more if , they had a little  respect for their elders.  , "Another Teenager"  P!S. It sure is funny that  the grown ups, don't Vget us. a  $20,000 rink and a $25,000  equipped recreational building.  Theyv are all rolling in wealth,  especialy our parents,' the  meanies. It is little enough for  us to expect, considering who  we are!  'Lord help us, I wish I had more  time I -  I-admit, it would be nice  to have; a roller rink; it would  be nice also to have the family Cadillac every night, stay  out as long as we wanted;  have a money tree; have  everyday a - sunnyday and  every night, moonlight; shall  we dream on?  For the studious person,  there is schoolwork; . for the  mechanical inclined, there are  innumerable machines; for the  musical, there are orchestras;  for the sportsman, there is bas  ketball, skating ski-ing arid  bowling; and there is all of  this for anyone and everyone!  If, and it is a prominent '"if",  one has any extra time there is  a variety of girls and a variety of Saturday nights (dances,  games, shows etc.)  "A Teenager"  Editor: Of all the things I  dislike seeing teenagers blamed for, a letter like that published last week is the worst.  Who  hasn't   anything  to    do?  Editor:  In reply to that letter from  "The teenagers", here are a  few facts and a little advice  from some real teenagers.  If there is a teenager around  here with nothing to do is he  or she bragging or complaining? There are so many things  a  teenager can do    alone    or  with a small group, that  arouses the interest of the  whole. If these seem small or  trivial it would- seem to us  he has had a little too much  adult- life and. won't be satisfied with teenage activities  anyway.  What happens if there is  adult enthusiasm? Adults.'.out  of the gcod of , their hearts  come out an(i sponsor a teenager's shindig, and the teenagers see how much they can  get away with while the sponsor is elsewhere. If the adult  guard is increased, the complaint, invariably, is'" "can't  they leave us be for even two  minutes?" or "a lot of old  biddies, waiting for us to do  something wrong."  It wasn't a very clever plea,  because any kid that wants  the help cf the adults could  start with, his parents, or the  parents of his friends. Quit  feeing sorry for yourselves,  use a bit of your own ingenuity. Unless you do. no matter  what the parents of the Peninsula do for you you won't  be happy unless you helped  make it so.  There are four teen clubs on  the Peninsula, at Wilson  Creek, Roberts Creek, Gibsons  and Port Mellon. Join the one  in your neighborhood. Get on  the ball! These clubs are sponsored- by adults. What*'else  would you like the parents  to do for you - maybe take  you by the hand?.  Another point we think is  quite important. What are your  ���grades in school, if you go?  If worse comes to> worse 'it  might be just as well for you  to spend a night with your  books.  We are not adults (questionable of  the  previous    writer)  nor are we out of school.  "Most of the teenagers".  Editor: The Sechelt Rod and  Gun Club feels they can comment on the letter "Teenage  Lament" in your recent editorial.  For over a year, we have  been inviting the Teenagers to  come to our Club. We have also set up facilities to instruct  and help them in the use of  firearms, and fishing tackle.  We are quite anxious to have  the Teenagers for a Jr. Club  within our Club and have a  number of times requested various Teenage Boys to come to  our Clubhouse and get started.  We have also asked for help  in building an indoor range,  outdoor range, and trap range  as these facilities are for the  nse of young people as well as  the older ones. But never have  we  seen any of them.  We hope and still hope that  the Teenagers will help xis  and we in turn help them, as  this is one of the primary objects of our organization. All  our time, and efforts towards -  building and maintaining these  facilities, and the conservation of our natural inheritance, ;  -��� fish and game, will have been  'in vain if we have been unable  to train or interest the future  generation.  William Rankin, Secretary  Editor: "Teenagers" are not  speaking for all the teenagers  on this Peninsula.  My children, spending all  the day with the others at  school, are glad to stay in after supper. Then when their  lessens are done and their  music and the chores done up,  they read:, sew, write, tinker  with inventions (the boys do)  listen to the radio and we play  games with them, 500, canasta,  scrabble.  They wculd< not be allowed  {Ccriiinued on   Page  5) tms  CANADA'S POSTWAR im POSSIBLE FUTURE GROWTH  Published  by   Sechelt  Peninsula  News   Ltd.  every Thursday, at Gibsons, B.C.  FRED  CRUICE,  Editor and Publisher  DO   WORTMAN,  Advertising  Manager  Member  B.C.   Div.,   Canadian  Weekly  Newspaper  Association  Box  128, Gibsons B.C. Phone 45W <  Authorized Second Class Mail, Post Office DeparJsaent, Ottawa  Rates of Subscription:  12 mos. $2? 6 mos. $1.25; 3 mos. 75c \  United States and Foreign, $2.50 per year. 5c per copy  s faults we love  our CBC  Frank Willis on the.CBC Sunday afternoons, strives to  satisfy gripes, beefs and desires and heeds some pats on  the back during his program, which should result in an  improved radio service.  To be frank about the CBC, we like it for what it is but  pot for all it does. Yet without it radio would be as bad as  ���television can be.  It is difficult for a huge organization like the CBC to  watch every small detail, such as announcers sticking  strictly to regulations. Any one having had a bout with  various people interpreting the letter and not the spirit of  regulations knows the intent of the above remark.  Must announcers with dead time on hand preceding a  sagn-off bring in a recorded symphony orchestra to play  Mve or six seconds before fading into the sign-off? The  scEsion of a symphony orchestra being on hand to fill in for  a few seconds is to say the least an extravaganza CBC reg-  sj&tions -could not possibly conceive. Would not a recorded  piano strumming be more acceptable,?  The problem of a theme for the Morning Devotions preceding the 8 a.m. news has always been a CBC marvel-  ife British Columbia some of Handel's' Water Music'is used,  probably the most deadly part of it when used continually.  ���Om the praires, Massenet's Meditation from Thais is��� used.  "W&y? On .this basis sports events should start with a hymn.  We do not think any minister would object to organ music  30 long as it was not too dreary. ��� ���  ��� *.g& regards CBC drama those in command should know  aaost people live outside centres containing advanced  "drama thinkera". We are all for the formation of ..$ stock  OT_j*any which, once weekly .would give tlie.ordinary hoi-  v >?M ordinary drama for ordinary people. CBC drama is  ifrafull of individuals, the product pf minds'gropiiig for--  'fey know not what! To get,. a message' across'. drania  ihould entertain first. .  What about the use of the word documentary. Let's ban  M;. Who cares whether-it is or is not a documentary.. CBC  should not descend to the level of some newspapers which  must label each department in a somewhat blatant manhei%  Some of the "expert" news commentators in accepting  mayirient for their chores, should blush a very deep rgd.  i&ilfet us suppose the editors of this section of radio have  ^nsss-space to fill and like the editor on a newspaper fills  -rit& what he has--Nevertheless the CBC should strive hard  % avoid the pitfalls of the daily press. It appears to .be  hashing down the same path.' The chap who/says'   "One  semper news commentators.    ���  Noise of what is written here is intended to be harshly  ^ritieal. As regards, the minor matters such, as the opera-  HSms of announcer's, the trifles' that arise can be cured. As  .regards the more serious_angles like the quality of news analysis and such like the CBC is strugging to dp its best.  Iferhaps it is trying, to do too.much! ^  Now turn to. page 7 of this issue where Mr. Willis has  s_ announcement concerning his program. Maybe it might  Merest you to the point where you will write him a letter  mth your ideas about the CBC. He will welcome them.  45  40  35  30  PJoffed on o ratio scaie whore equal vertical distances represent equal percentage changes  25  GROSS NATIONAL PRODUCT  {Billions of Dollars of -  1955 Purchasing Power)  POPULATION  (millions)  45  40  35  30  25  20  2       Coast News  Feb-   9  1956  More men "hunt ducks and  ,geese in Canada than any  other game.  15  1945  1950  1955  I960  10  1965  Learn about the easier, simpler,  way   to  share   in   Canadian.  industries   through   Canada's  fastest growing miitual fund, j  For full details contact your.  Investors Syndicate represent-j  ative:  Write or Phone  NEVILLE ASTLEY V  TDistrict Manager  503-640   W.  Hastings .  Phone   Marine   5283  Vancouver 2*iVB.C-7;  SUPPLEMENT TO THE BANK OF MONTREAL BUSINESS REVIEW ��� JANUARY, 1956  A decade past; a decade hence  ETTER  io editor  Editor: I have read with  2t��isiderable interest the letter  sagtxed the "Teenagers" in ycur  issue of Feb! 2 aftd also have  jsead with astonishment your  ^remarks about the letter.  3$; my memory of the Bible  iihoerrect there is a case where  as rich, young man came to>  Sftiisfc and asked "What shall  I &&; to inherit Eternal Life?"  ��3irisft did not blackguard him  _jruasKiiig for help, He, in His  kSttdlyj Christian way, prompts-replied in a constructive  way* Jtneoed not write what the  sspl&rwasi i think every grown    ff^lf'pC   (T*rl^lT10^  ing child and certainly worth  our while helping.  I suggest that n0 time be  lost in calling a meeting, in  some central' location, inviting every teenager and parent in the district to come and  let us work out together a line  of action. Cooperation has  done wonders in the past  can do it again if based  sincerity. If necessary I  prepared' to rent one of  halls here and assume tlie responsibility of calling the first  meeting a��d starting the ball  rolling.  B.L. Cope,  Roberts Creek.  and  on  am  the  Radio series  lB3SDnr;l&rows what it was  I believe this appeal is sincere and that the Teenagers  S5a_ be p_a�� ta very good use  *93_ what we are pleased to call  Hhe- "Sunsftine Coast" if only  v&& willi .take: a kindly view of  fcheir fettejr and promptly act  aa their suggestions. They are  st&solulely: right when they say  "we are the coming generation."' and- it is pertinent to  ask the parents of these teenagers "What are we going to  dto about it".  Sixty years ago we did not  BMffid to ask this question. Par-  easts, then were parents not  just owners of the abodes  wiietes their children eat and'  sleepy With changing time  g3aey jmust change too. I do  2KJ- speak as one who has never raised children (like so many  wiifi give advice on how to  saise them,) and I know that  ���$i_e most: valuable person in  Ifee'.uWorid  today is the  grow-  The series of six Education  Radio Broadcasts slated to  commence Feb. 2 have been  postponed one week and will  commence Feb. 9 at 10.15 p.m.  The series will be heard every  Thursday at the same time  until completion.  This series has been sponsored by the Educational Information Committee of B.C.  which includes the B.C. Teachers Federation and the B.C.  School Trustees Association.  Educationists, professional  men, business men, publishers,  Parent - Teacher federation  officials and others will take  part hi the broadcasts.  Canada's commercial airlines in 1953 averaged only  one accident every 737,795  revenue miles, only one death  every 43,509 paying passengers or every 1,103,954 pay-  load miles.  A Canadian population cf  more than 19 million and a  gross national product of $36  billion ten years from now are  foreseen by the Bank of Montreal in its January Business Review, just issued. This month's  ���review, entitled, "A Decade  Past: a. Decade Hence", takes  a look at developments' during  the past ten years and attempts  to outline the main features of  further growth.  Pointing ;ciut that the ...Canadian economy' "19.55,..-.model"  was very different from that  of ten years aigo the; review  notes ��� tha't since the- end of  World War II, the population  has jumped almost 30 percent,  "an increase equivalent to  five cities the size of Toronto,"  and the physical volume of  national output has risen. by  rrpre than a third.  A 'supplement accompanying  the review features an interesting chart which shows that,  by 1965, the population niay  be expected to increase by 22  per 'cent over last year, while  ^ps^V .na^on.Mi^rr^'uct ;:ih^iht|  rise by 38 percent. V  The B of M sees the almost  uninterrupted expansion in thei  annual volume of capital expenditure on new plant equip'  ment and housing as having  been the most dynamic force  behind Can a d a' s postwar  growth. Of the annual supply  of goods and services available  in Canada, "the proportion,  used for the creation of new  physical assets has risen from  11.4% in 1946 to a 1955 figure of 18.5, per cent." The natural resources that- Canada  posseses in relative abundanca,  the B of M states, "should con-'  tinue to provide opportunities for fruitful development."  The past ten years, the review continues, has seen the  relative ignificance of external trade diminish. It adds,  however, that this declining 7  trend may ncit continue at tlie;  same rate during the next  decade. The expected expansion in exports of minerals  and the tendency for overseas  countries to reduce their restrictions against impotrts from  dollar countries should benefit Canada's external trade in  tlie future.  Tracing the growth pt Canada's population    during   the ,  postwar period, the B of M observes  that the relative pros- ,  perity of the Canadian ecom-  omy has not only affected im? V  migrants at the rate of 117,000  a year, "it has    also   induced,  people to   marry   at a younger age to have children at an  earlier stage of marriage and V  to have an increasing number  of children per family." Since  1946, the number of births recorded in Canada had    risen *  SHIFTING    TIDES~  Shifting tide cf romance:  : Until 1952 June was the favored ^month for Canadian weddings. July took over that  year, held the place through  1953. last year the big month  was September with 15,272  marriage registrations.  Page Marie Antoinette  Cake or   bread:    Last year  Canadians spent    $156,000,000  on .bread and $107,000,000 on  cakes doughnuts, etc.  from 330,000 to 440,000 a year.  However, the review points  out "the very facts that have  brought about a rise in the  birthrate in recent years should  logically lead to a decline in  the birth-rate in the near future. The rising proportion, of  people now marrying before  age 20 implies a smaller proportion marrying in the 'over  20' group in a few years' time,  and the tendency to have children in the early years of  inarriage may mean that fewer children are born in later  years...";     '. -:  Moreover,,the marked economic resurgence in Western  Europe might well have its  effect upon the desire, of the  people there to emigrate to  Canada. "The rate of increase  in the Canadian population  could, therefore; be somewhat  less in the next ten years thai-  it., has been in the postwar  decade..- -y .-.  7   "Nevertheless,"   the:  review  states, "the changes that have  .taken place in; the������ past^hbld^ *  *impOTtan��l_n^^ . ffethe^  latter half of the next decade."  In the early 1960's the civilian  labour force may be expected  to grow at a considerably faster rate .as the children born  during the high . birthrate period of the late 1940's  begin entering the working age  groups.  "Where will these prospective new entrants find employment?", the B of M asks. Much  .qf the increase in the working.  force in the postwar period has  been absorbed in the provision  of services - financial , commercial, personal and government. In all likelihood the review . states, the' services sector will continue to absorb a  major propcxtion of the growing labour force.- "It may further be expected- that more  people will be working in the  resource industries, in manufacturing and in construction.  "Indeed, with the annual add-  tioh to the labor force promising to, be no greater in. tlie-next  five years than it lias since  1946, there niay well, be a relative shortage of labour until  the early 196'0's that would be  relieved only by a further  ���significant shift out of agriculture  int other  occupations..  "The achievements,   of    the  * * *  postwar; decade," the    review  concludes, "ftave labelledr, Can-,  aflaf'sM3 la��dV ctf m^��ttb&i-f' .til? leister-; ofy  growth and attractive oppor-* eight proprietor  ���tunity," and, all things considered, "there seems to. be good  reason to believe that in the  second postwar decade,  growth, with its attendant benefits and problems, will con-  inue to be the hallmark of the  Canadian  economy."  POUND DISTRICT  ACT  WHEREAS under the Provisions of this Act, application  has been made to the" Lieutenant-Governor in Council.- io  constitute as a pound 7 District  certain land in the vicinity of  Madeira Park, which may be  more ' particularly described  as follows:-. All those landsj  lying adjacent t0 the waters  of Pender Harbour, Gerrans  Bay, Bargain Bay and the  Straight of Geofgia&nown as  Lots 997, 1023,7 1362, , 1390,  1391r 1392,7 2792; 5525, 5846,  5847, 5848, 5849- 5850y 5851,  5852 and 5853, Group 1, New  Westminster Land District:, -  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN  that thirty days of ter publication of this notice, the Lieutenant-Governor in Council will  proceed; to comply with tlie  application unless,, within the  said tinie bbjectio-i';- is n?ade to  ficulture'by  eight proprietors within such  propcised Pgund District, ih  Form "A", of the Schedule of  the Act.  "W. K.  Kiernan"  Minister of Agriculture.  Department  of Agriculture,  Victoria, B.C.,  January 26, 1956.  Each year, the magic of electrical power  is making work lighter for more B.C homemakcrs.  Work-saving, modern electrical appliances  mean better Hving���automatically, Your  Power Commission is working with all possible  speed and enterprise to bring low-cost  electricity to the greatest nuniber of people.  ^^mm^^^mmim^^^^^m^^^mm-^^mmm^^M'm^m, Operation Cleanup by the  First Roberts Creek Scout  Troop resulted in.St. .Aidan's  hall undergoing a scrubbing  and general cleaning last Monday '. The Scouts have also experienced their first night  hike from St. Aidan's their  headquarters, via Beach road  to the Park where they rested a while and played games.  Then they moved on to Moscrip Bay where- they, enjoyed  a meal over a fire. The lads  returned to the hall for dispersal.  The Troop thanks the PTA  for a $25 donation and also  thanks those who sponsored  the New Year Dance.  Mr. Harold of First Roberts  Creek Cubs reports that Paul  Boucher and. Lome Service  have been invested as Cubs.  vFREEv.'--.  DELIVERY  from  Murdoch's!  ��� '.y Your Order in  We WiU Deliver to the   ..  NEAREST POINT by ROAD  To Your HOUSE, WEEKLY  on PRANCES PENINSULA  or MADEIRA PARK Areas.  MINIMUM ORDER  DELIVERED - $5.00  SALE  MEN'S JACKETS  LADIES'SWEATERS  KNITTING WObtS  TO CLEAR  20 percent OFF  Just Contact  MURDOCH'S MAftfiNE  ^Phone 3P  PENDER HARBOUR  Garden Bay  By Judith Fletcher  The annual meeting of   the  Pender Harbour   branch Canadian Legion was held at the  Legion HaU Madeira Park.  Mr. Fred "Clayton was . reelected president; Clinton Anderson, vice-president and Robert Cream secretary treasurer.  The executive committee will  be James Marsh, James Cameron and Robert Insley. Mr.  W. J. Hodgson will look after  the welfare committee, and-  Mr. J.W. Potts and Mr. Wm.  Kent the Poppy committee.  The f i n a ri c ia 1 s tatement  shows that the Legion is in a  heaithy state. Over 60 members were present.  Mr. and Mrs. James Brown  announce the engagement of  their second daughter, Donna,  to Mr. Neil Newick. The' wedding will take place Feb. 10  with Rev. Canon Green officiating. Miss BroWn has chosen her sister, Miss Dolores  Brown as bridesmaid1, while  Mr. George Haddock will support  the groom.  Miss Lehman has returned  to Pender Harbour after spending several months in Vancouver and has again joined the  nursing staff of St. Mary's  Mrs. Andrew Skipper gave  a miscellaneous shower on  Tuesday evening for Miss  Donna^BrowtfV      *  Mr. Ab. Burt and family, of  Garden Bay have moved to  the home formerly occupied  by Mr. O. Nichols at Irvine's  Landing.  Mr. Chas Whittaker is confined to St. Mary's hospital  and is ntow on the convalescent  list.  The several Lakes in this  district have been frozen over  and the young people are enjoying outdoor skating. This  is the first time in five years  they have been able to skate  here.- ' .   ,   "-!"���������  '.. The Women's Auxiliary, of  St. Mary's hospital had their  annual mieeting Feb. 2 at the  Club House. The meeting took  the form of a luncheon and  there was a large turnout of  members.  Mr. Eric Davidson has returned from, a trip to Nanaimo.  -* 'W��WWW^"  y^^x^mMM,  ���&.'��tiyZitfv"&  Here are three of the six  experts who make up "Trans-  Canada Matinee's" two quiz  panels - along with announcer  Bill Bessey oh the right. The  quiz is a weekly feature of  Jhe CBC Trans-Canada Network show, and' question pertaining to all phases of modern  living are fired at    them    by  listeners. Mary Humphreys  (left) is the authority on" textiles and appliances; Dr. Carle-  ton Williams and Dr. Elizabeth  Robertson handle child behavior and domestic relations  matters. The letter they're  holding is from the youngest  , questioner to date - a nine  year old in Calgary who   has  . "Problem  Parents".  Mrs. Tom Duffy, Mr. and  Mrs. A. Macklin, Mr. Gunnar  Hanson, Mr. W. Coffee, Mr.  and Mrs. W. Billingsley, Mrs.  Lottie Postlethwaite, Mr. and  Mrs. J. Mayne, Mrs. Alice  French, Mr. and Mrs. Carl  Peterson, Mr. and Mrs. Frank  Parker. Several members were  absent on account of the  weather.  The evening was spent in  cards and singing old songs  with Mrs. Macklin at the piano.  The next meeting will be at  the home of Mr. and' Mrs.  Tom Duffy Feb. 25.  Harry Sawyer is reported  progressing favorably, following surgery at St. Paul's hospital. He had previously been  under observation for almost  two weeks.  Coast  News  Feb.  9  1956      S  mgs  Sea Scouts  open house  The First- Wilson Creek Sea  Scout and Cub pack held their  second annual Open House on  : Friday,-.-'Jan. ;27,, in the; hallyat  Wilson Creek, with a; large  turnout of interested parents  and friends.  Items on display of crafts  and hobbies, a demonstration  of signalling by the Cubs, and  a primitive fire lighting system by Sea Scout Bert Sim,  held the interest of the visitors.  Cub . Chris Coldwell opened  the meeting with the Boys'  Prayer, after which Jack liftac-  leod, chairman, of the group  committees, welcom^di the  guests and expressed the need  for more parental . co-operation and for more leaders in  this revi^rM^gVwork.  District Council Chairman  Andrew Johnston, and Com-'  missioner John Wood were introduced and* addressed the  meeting in turn oh the progress made in Scouting on the  Sunshine Coast. They too em  phasized the need for more interest by the leaders and by  ythe public generally.  ���:. The group committee expressed their thanks to. Scouter  Ted Farewell, Master of the  Sea Scouts and, Vic Franske,  who with the assistance of the  Cub Leader Mrs. JBert Sim and  her- iheipersr supplied ythe excellent   refreshments.  MOVES OFFICE  Mrs. Cherry Whitaker has  moved her office, the Cherry  Whitaker Agencies, from the  Village Center to her home,  just west of Sechelt, where  she will carry on business as  usual.  Cherry lives on the highway  at tlie end of the present  black top. There will be a  sign on the highway.  JULIAN ��� JOE  A pretty wedding was solemnized at Sechelt when Dolores,  daughter cf Mr. and Mrs. Joe  became the bride of Patrick  Julian jr. The bride chose a  pale blue gown with bouffanS  skirt and finger tip veil. She  carried pink and white carnations.  Iris Joe, maid of honors  chose a pale pink ensemble  and carried pink sweetheart  roses with iris. Corinne August  was bridesmaid and wore a  pale pink gown. She carried a  bouquet of Talisman roses and  white irisv Dennis August was  best man and Harvey Paul  was usher.  Rev. Father Sutherland performed the ceremony. A reception for more than 100 guests  was held, in the Indian haR  where Dolores cut a five-tier  cake.  About $3,000,000 worth 61  price tags and tickets are mad��  in Canada annually.  Sechelt News  BY MRS. A. A. FRENCH  Vera Billy, daughter of Mr.  and Mra. Moses Billy who has  been in hospital is how back  home and much better.  Mr.    and    Mrs.    Youngston  were in Vancouver for a few  -days.  Mrs. jFack Redman and son  Bruce are in Vancouver with  Mrs. Daisy Clampett, mother  of Mrs. Redman who> was taken seriously ill while visiting  the Redmans. She was taken  to Vancouver for surgery.  K The TWest End Card Society  held its monthly cardgaine at  :th^ home of Mr. and Mrs. jack  Mayne, Feb. 4  Those present were Mr. and  H  ave   /ou  a  "���  i  ...i - <~  Consult  LAURIE SPECK  YOUR  ACCREPITED  &&&CS/T  ���������-.'     r      >    ���      ������        '*  !i   . ���- ��><--   4-,��� .  DEALER  SERVICE  WiiM, AIR-CONDITIONING  Phone 149    GIBSONS  ������''���'���a-'-f'*-'*-v'-'.'-x   >**-���  Spruce> Upif titSpring!  JOIN THE PARADE TO GIBSONS HARDWARE  BAP CO   PAINT   SALE  MARINE  Gal. $7.95  Qts. $2.65  Regular Colors  COPPER  Red-Brown  Gal. $7-95  Qts. $2.45  Green  Gal; $9.15  Qts. $2.50  ENAMEL  Regular Colors  Gal. $9.95  Qts. $3.05  ENAMEL  Gal. $9.35  Qts. $2.85  Vz Pts. 85c  BAPTONE  Gal, $6.30  Qts $2.00  MANOR HOUSE" EXTERIOR  HOUSE PAINT  GAL. $4.10 QT. $1.30  (White  Only)  ake  Up  your  Own  Colors  wi  apco   Pure   Colors  in   Oil!  per  Battle  30c  "SHINGOLINB"    for all Shinffied   Surface*  5 GALLON CANS   Ranging from  $19; 50 to $46.00 per can,  Depending on Color Choice  PAINTING    ACCESSORIES  QUARTS  $225  Discontinued  Lines  Real Bargains Here!  SAPC0 FLOOR ENAMELS  REGULAR  SALE  Gal. $8.00  $6.00  Qts. $2.55  ��1.75  1/16ths 85c  70c  SATIN-GL0 SATIN  SUNTAN  REG. Qts. $2.50  BUFF   SALE Qts. $2.00  GOOD SUPPLIES OF  Shellac  -  Varnishes  Wood  Fillers  - Putty  STEP LADDERS  '   3ft. to 8 ft.  $3.25 to $10.25  BRUSHES  A   most   Complete  Selection  for all uses  and  all surfaces  THfNNERS  OILS  FILLERS  ROLLERS  Mohair   Rollers  KITS $2.50  Sock    Rollers  $4.95  Phone  33  Gibsons,' B.C. Thirty-six years work in Sechelt by members of the Baptist Church culminated in the  organization and recognition  of the Bethel Baptist Church.  A special service was held  in the Anglican Church Hall  Sunday, Feb. 5, since the  known little church was too  small for the numbers expected.  The Rev. A. Cursons of Van.  couver gave    the    invocation,  J.H.Duff  Mr. Joseph Hayworth Duff,  75, of Redrooffs, Halfmcon  Bay, died at his home on Tue-  day,  Feb.   7  A retired boiler-maker from  Vancouver, he had been badly injured about 16 years ago.  He came to Redrooffs 12 years  ago, and built his own home  Mrs. Elsie Klusedorf, his sister lived with him. He leaves  besides his sister, a sen, G.H.  Duff of Vancouver.  Rev. Canon Oswald will conduct the funeral service at St:  Hilda's Anglican Church, Sechelt, at 12.30 p.m. Burial will  be in Mountain View Ceme-  tary, where his wife was buried Graham Funeral Home is  in charge.  with which the formal ceremony opened. Charter members of the church had pro-  Church of Canada. The Rev.  posed to join the Baptist  J.C.A. Barton, pastor cf First  Baptist Church of West Vancouver presided, while the motions were put applying for  recognition of services and the  organization as a member of  the Convention of Baptist  churches of British Columbia.  The application was granted.  The secretary treasurer of the  Convention of Baptist Churches  Mr. F.G. Shears, ack'owledged  the acceptance of the Bethel  Baptist Church, of Sechelt.  The service was taken by  the Rev. A.C. Hamill, president c_! the convention. The  Coronation Quartet of Baptist  Churches in Vancouver sang  anthems and hymns of praise  were sung. The benediction  was pronounced by the Rev.  Robert I. Hilmer, pastor of  Bethel Baptist Church.  I  JOHN J. DUNKIN  Doctor of Optometry  906  Birks  Building  VANCOUVER, B.C.  Rebekah visit  Mrs. J. Kolosky, president  of the B.C. Rebekah Assembly  in her official visit to Arbutus  Lodge in Gibsons initated three  new members at the meeting.  A banquet was held in her  honor. Among the guests were  Brother Orr, past grand ��� master of the IOOF and Sister.  Orr pa$t grand matron of the  B.C. Rebekah Assembly, both,  of Chilliwack.  and at    Cil/\/o S. there are '������  X FINEyPklMONDS  Before deciding make a point of seeing  ���;���;���*.-"Some of the Lovely Stones.  * -Take-'allbok at 'me7Fine'Se:lecti<)n of  Watches .- Bracelets - Lockets - Necklaces  ������?:������:�������  CHRIS'S JEWELERS  Pftbne 96     -    ?   '     * ^Sechelt  Their x 63rd  On Monday Feb. 6 Mr. and  Mrs! OH. Bartle-received'congratulations' on' their '63 wedding anniversary. They received numerous cards gifts  and flowers, and during the  afternoon were surprized by a  number of friends. The tea  table was 'attractive with  iloWers' and centered with a  beautifully decorated-. cake,  made by their daughter; Mrs.  W. Haley.'With- the cutting of  the 'ca*ke, Best wishes- went to  the bride and grtfom of 1893.  SAND  GRAVEL  AND  CEMENT  CEMENT MIXERS AVAILABLE  Secheif Building Supplies  PHONE 60Q ��� SECHELT  otx-.-htw  NOTICE  '*y: Regulations -  Section 35  "Highway Act"      ^i v  Extraordinary Traffic  Mackenzie Electoral District  The undersigned, being a person authorized by the Minister  &fi. Highways, in writing, to exercise the powers vested in the  XBEimster in part n of the "Highway Act" and being of the opinion, that all highways, roads and arterial . highways on the  Sechelt Peninsula within the Mackenzie Electoral District are  liable to damage through traffic thereon, hereby makes the following Reguaticn, pursuant to section 35 of the "Highway  Act", effective from 12:01 a.m. on the morning of February 7th,  1956, until further notice:-  With the exception of the Gibsons-Earls Cove Highway  and the Port Mellon Highway, no person shall operate any  vehicle- over any highway, road or arterial highway on the  Sechelt .Peninsula within the Electoral District of Mackenzie having a single axle weight in excess of 50% of  18,000 pounds or a tandem axle weight in excess of 50%  of 32,000 .pounds, by the Regulations made pursuant to  Section 36 of the Highway Act.  (: No person shall operate any vehicle aver the Gibsons-  Earls Cove Highway or Port Mellon Highway within the  Electcoral District of Mackenzie having a single axle weight  in excess of 75% of 18,000 pounds or a tandem axle  weight in excess of 75% of 32,000 pounds by the Regulations made pursuant to Section 36 of the Highway Act.  A-  The speed limit of trucks and busses is restricted to 30 miles  par., hour.  Vehicles with solid tires are prohibited.  Dated at Vancouver, British Columbia. This 6th day of February,  1956.  R.B. Gilmour '    .  District Superintendent,  Department of Highways.  F.P.Dolley  Mr. Fredrick Percy Dolley,  77, cf the Shaw Road, Gibsons,  died on Wednesday morning,  Feb. 7, at his home.  Mr. Dolley had been in the  army 21 years, and had served  in the Boer war and Wdrld  War 1. He had lived in Gibsons for the past two years.  He was  born in England.  He leaves his daughter, Mrs.  George Elander of Gibsons,  and one son, Frank, of New  Westminster, and three grandchildren.  The funeral will be held in  St. Bartholomew's church, at  2 p.m. Friday, February 10.  the Rev. H.U. Oswald officiating. Burial will be in the vet|  erans section of Sea View Cem-  etary, the Graham Funeral  Home  arranging  details.  Kiwanis notes  The last meeting of the Sunshine Coast Kiwanis Club was  of a different type. A"panel discussion was held on tcpicS  that could be of interest to  the community- This was followed by the two- speakers,  Keith Wright and Jules Mainil?  Keith gave an interesting talk  on his past trip to the prairies.  Jules's talk was on the subject of relationship of the Far  East and West, it gave a lot of"  room for thought  The club went over the top  again last Saturday with their  Leap Year Dance in the school  hall at Gibsons. A variety of  tags, elimination and spot  dances proved popular.  ypFPfpftMsmw pip Tffiii-iityrnTHiiHE  Police Court  John Jame Koshure cf Vancouver, speeding at Wilson  Creek;. Roy Mitchell of Sechelt,  Murray King, speeding at Wil-  speeding at Roberts Creek;  son Creek, were each fined  $25 and costs, in Magistrate  Johnston's court last week.  Douglas Baird Cook of Wilson Creek was fined $150 and  cost ,for driving while his  ability was impaired, near  Davi Bay.  At the  Mr. Andy Paul of Vancouver addressed a meeting last  week at Sechelt, tot give report on his activities as repre-"  sen'tative at Ottawa of the  Coast Indian tribes in connection with the third revision of  theylndian Act.  Mr. Paul his chest glinting  with medals, spoke long and  forcefully of the benefits now  accruing to the Indians resident on reservations, including exemption from income  tax, free health and dental  services, and certain forms of  social  security.  Clarence Joe and the local  Indian secretary also addressed the meeting, in connection  with Indian progress.  Lessees of Indian lands at  Selma Park who had been invited to attend were in hopes  they would receive information regarding a review of  terms of land tenure. They  were informed that as leases  ran out, they might be. renewed at a higher rate. No figures  were avaiable, and. lesses were  told they would be advised  from 'Ottawa of the increases  when due. :  According tq Mr. Paul, there  is to be no sale of Indian lands  in the near future and no freehold! as far- as7 the, Sechelt Indian's lands ��� w6re: concerned.  BY TONY GARGRAVE  I sent the following telegram to our local village council  last  week:  "Commissioners will be glad  tel learn that the village will  receive $11,552 in local government grants this year. This  is based on $16 per citizen."  These additional local gov-,  ernment grants will help a little, though I felt " that, with  those large surpluses the minister of finance announced,  more help should have been  given to our municipalities. I  certainly believe that some of  the millions in the surplus  revenue account should be  available t0 municipalities, especially the smaller villages  and improvement districts, as  a sort of revolving fund from  which these governments can  borrow at low cost, money for  local improvements.  *  *  *  Mr. Sommers, minister of  lands and forests, is in trouble  again. This time it is over the  Cassiar - Stewart read. This  road begins on the Alaska  Highway, at the B.C. - Yukon  border, and then proceeds almost directly sovith to the asbestos minning community cf  Cassiar. The road will then  wind its way southwards  through 300 miles of northern  B.C. towards the * salt water  port of Stewart just above  Prince Rupert.- This road has  been classified as a mine assistance road. Why, I don't know,  because wheri it is completed  it will be a major' highway in  ���'*.'*#  in the province.  Since it has been classified  as a mining highway it was  up to the minister of lands and  forests to place the contract.  He did not call fcr tenders but  gave oneV>f the large contracts  to Wells and Wade of Castle-  gar, the Minister's home town.  Last year Mr. Art Laing of  the Liberal party asked some  embarrasing questions ,\u-at>oi)t  the project. In answer the  . members were told that the  firm of Wells and Wade has  had no previous experiance  with government contracts.  Tne contract was let on a  cost plus basis and the government has already paid them  $500,000. Mr. Laing also unkindly asked whether the bookkeeper on the job was a Mr.  Loeblich Who was Mr. Sommers campaign manager in  the last general election. Tlie  government replied that a Mr.  Guides tea  Mrs. Marg*. Emerson was  hostess to the February general meeting of the L.A. to the  Guides and Brownies of Gibsons, Mrs. E. Sergant in the  chair.  The resignation of Mrs. D.  Benn as treasurer was regretfully accepted and Mrs. G.  Charman was elected to the  office. A vote* of thanks was  given Mrs. Benn for her work.  The main business was the  Valentine tea to be held in  the United Church Hall. Sat.  Feb. 11. from 2 to 4 p.m. at  which the Guides will be  hostesses.  Loeblich was on the job alright but "information (was)  not available" on his political  activity. . '  ' ���  This year the MLA's also  learned that an internal government report on this read  was in the hands of the department of lands and forests  which might cQntain criticism  of the job. A contracter on a  cost plus project has no incentive to do things efficiently because the more it costs the  more profit he gets. Surely  this is not a good; thing. The  minister must have seen this  report, but when Bruce Brown  (Liberal - Prince Rupert) and  Frank Calder (CCF - Atlin)  asked that this report be tabled in the house, Mr. Sommers  waved his hands and said,  "What report? I get all kinds  of reports."  *  * *  Well; that made everybody  pretty sore. Frank Calder said,  "I hope within a few months  the whole truth, will be known.  If it ever comes to light (that  there is a report) then he has  told a falsehood and he should  resign."  The members have since  learned that such a report was  made by Mr. Edgar A. Jamie-  son, a qualified engineer,.who  is also the Sergeant -at-Arms  in the -legislature. Mr. Jamie-  son was sitting on the floor of  the legislature when the minister made his evasive. a'ri-  swers. The whole matter has  now been referred; to a standing committee of the legislature.    "    ���  4   .    Coast News Feb. 9 1956  Halfmoon Bay  BY PAT WELSH  The hot water tank at the  home of Mrs. J. Meikle exploded a few days ago, no serious damage was reported  There was lots of. water to mop  up, everything is now under  control.  Mrs. Fred Randall nee  Aileen Menzies, and her husband spent the week end at!  the home of her parents the  Andy Menzies, at ��� Welcome  Beach.  Mr. Allan Menzies of West  Vancouver, son of Mr. and  Mrs. A. Menzies of' Welcome  Beach, and a noted skier, has  taken his team to Banff.  Pat and Marilyn Cooper  and their house guest _ Miss  Wendy Higgs spent the weekend with the Jim Coppers at  Redrooffs.  Mr. and Mrs. Doug Foley  and family willsooii be moving  to their new home, at Redrooffs. It is almost ready, and  they hope to move in shortly  from their temporary residence at Halfmoon Bay.  Everyone is very Thappy now  that the long awaited power  has been turned on and electrical appliances of every kind  are being brought , into ��� use  again. It is .nice to see the lights  shining brightly from homes  as one walks along the dark  reads at night. One notices  homes that one has never observed before. .7-  om   L/uDor<  Phone 99W        bifcons  FOR SALE.  ��*.._  Here is your opportunity io.acquire this prominent property  on the new Vancouver-Powell River Highway. An ideal location  for a hotel, motel or resort operator to really make good.. If'  you can invest $15,000 cash plus $8,000 working capital, then  call us toiday for full details. Owner will consider trade for  clear title home or grocery with living quarters. Phone collect  or write us today. Joe Snelgrove, Cherry 3947 eves, or days  Bayyiew 3167, or contact your local  agent.  LEN KOR3CH REALTY LTD.  2331 Granville St.  Vancouver B.C.  Bay view 3167.  ROYAL TV ANTENNAES  Installation Crews on Peninsula r7 i'  once Weekly  TAKE ADVANTAGE OF LOW PRICES NOW  20 ft.'2-9 element Hi-Gain Yagis, plus a,  Channel Z Head completely installed |65  30 ft. Same Installation     $79.50  40 ft. Same Installation     $94.50  No Down Payment Necessary  Phone collect EL6919 or write 5616 Victoria Drive  Vancouver.  HOME IMPROVEMENTS  can  be financed  by government  Home Improvement  Loans  at your  local  bank  Consult us for free estimates  & CO  Write 1531 Haywood Ave., West Vahcouver, or Phone Collect West 2372R /  Stanley Stubbs    Rod, Gun smoker  Mr. Stanley Stubbs, 66, for  22 years a resident of Gower  Point, died- in Vancouver Hospital on Monday afternoon after a brief  illness.  Born in England, Mr. Stubbs  came to the prairies where he  farmed for some years before  coming to the Coast. He moved  to Gower Point 22 years ago  and farmed there.  He leaves his wife, Dorothy,  and ,twc- sons of a former marriage, George of Vancouver  and Stanley of Campbell River.  Drama group  Wilson Creek -Community  Club is forming a Dramatic  Groupp for the purpose of raising funds to buildi a stage onto the present Community1 hall.  A meeting will be held, in  the hall on Monday evening  Feb. 13 at 7.45 p.m. Plays will  be under the direction of Hazel Critehell who has had over  20 years*experience as teacher  of dramatics.  A successful smoker was  held in the Community Hall  in Wilson Creek last Friday, by  the Sechelt Rod and Gun Club.  President M. Lonneburg as  chairman welcomed a large  number of guests and friends.  Interesting films were shown  by Cpl. Roy Allan, B.C. Game  Commissioner, for the district.  Land of. the Long Day. and  Trigger Happy Harry both covered aspects, of a Game Warden's routine.  Entertainment by C. Brook-  man, George Page and Morris  Hemstreet followed. A singsong with Al. Gibbons at the  piano completed the * evening.  dead heads, whining about for  someone to do something for  them.  The trouble is, too.much has  been done. Let them do something for others and help  themselves at the same., time.  All the boys seem to think  of is being tough and the girls  glamourous and irrisistable.  "Teenagers   Mother"  SPRAINS ANKLE  Norman Stewart, McGavin's  driver is on crutches for the  time being. When stepping off  the back of his truck recently  he sprained  an ankle.  "Governments must use tax  reduction with an eye to stimulating both consumption and  investment, rather " than the  one or the other." Dr. Frank  Burns, chief economical^advisor  toV President Eisenhower.  Don't forget * to read The  Coast News Classified.  Teenagers  (Continued from Page 1)  out, if there were 50 roller  rinks, to. smoke and. drive in  cars;. They, are allowed to go  to a show one night - either  Friday or Saturday, t  I venture to state my children are happier than a lot  who  come to visit ours.  These are allowed out at all  hours of the ���night*. They have  no respect for their parents  or teachers, they have no enthusiasm for anything at all.  They have had it!  They    are  Editor: It is seldom a sports  wpiter agrees with an editor,  but after reading your remarks  on the "Teenager" letter last  week I feel that I must agree.  Are teenagers becoming a  definite class that,must have,  the public handle them with  kid- gloves? It was net so many  years ago that I was in my  teens and I am sure that then  we were just considered as  kids growing up.  The teenagers of to-day are  under the impression the public  owes them somthing, such as  recreational organizations, roller rinks,  etc.  When I was in my teens we  played ball, had small dance  orchestras, formed our own  clubs, raised our own funds  and in general shifted for ourselves with the-help of a few  interested adults who liked to  see kids having fun but progressing socially as well.  Today it seems that, everything has to be handed to the  teenager. If a ball club is  formed someone must provide  uniforms (in my day we dug  . up our own) someone must look  after equipment, someone must  do everything aiid then if the  teenager can find nothing else  Coast News   Feb.  9   1956      5  JUG,  C'A E.Y/ER.  A. PfUSoK;  A -ML.  /At PiMv> 6* So? a 4k  toOMAHtARS M7  PWJK FfcRMEU  c*tfAas^  luuft'i-  f*U5M itfS DROWStKESS fML.  to do he may come out.   and,  participate in the game.. .   .  There are many adults who  have given, and would give  again, of their time and' energies toi help the teenager, but  when there is not the slightest bit of co-operation, anyone  will give up disgusted.  1 Here on the Peninsula there  are tennis courts, badminton  clubs,, basketball, softball,  baseball, a boxing club which  folded from lack of interest  mainly, a "keep fit" class open  to teenage girls which teaches  ballet and square dancing.  When there is a ball field to  clean up are the teenagers  there?  Use The Classifie  CLASSIFIED RATES  __15 words for 50 cents plus  two. cents a word, over 15. Consecutive   rates   available  . ...  .With ihe exception of continuous accounts, a 10c bookkeeping charge is made for all  Classified Advertising not paid  lor within 7 days of publication,  Legals -_-���*vi"fcSftisip_rVcomiF  line  for first  insertion*  .      12 cents per count line  V for each consecutive in-  bl ser.ion.  Card of Thanks, Engagements,  In Memoriams r up to 50 words  �� 1.00 per insertion. 2c per word  ���over 50.,  ANNOUNCEMENT.  Full Gospel Cottage meetings are held at the home of  Mr. and Mrs. H.E. 'Woods  "Woodhaven", West Sechelt,  every Sunday evening at 7.30 -  p.m. Everybody welcome. "For  the Grace of God that bringeth  Salvation hath appeared to  all men",  Titus,2.11. tfn  CARD   OF   THANKS    7 Mrs. Robt. Macnicol wishes  to express her appreciation  to members of the O.E.S. and  other friends for their kind  messages of sympathy in her  recent accident. Making- a good  recovery she hopes to return  &�� Gibsons about the end    of  .February,   ""Mrs. Horace 7W. Aggett  wishes to thank her many  iriends and neighbors ior;  their kind expressions of sym-  ipathy in the sudden passing  of her beloved husband. She  will always cherish the respect shown to him. Special  thanks to the Rev. R.R. Morrison fcr his comforting words.  LOST      '   T  FOR RENT  FOR SALE  ���A D-4 Cat and Arch, by hour'  or by contract.    Warren    Gil-  bertson.  Phone Sechelt  37M.  FOR  HIRE  Man with Power .Saw for  hire. Reasonable rates, will go  anywhere. Phone 7R Gibsons.  WORK  WANTED  Spray and brush painting;  also paperhanging. J. Melhus.  Phone  Gibsons   33. tfn  RANTED  Brown  wallet    vicinity    of  iSelma Park - Sechelt, last Sunday.   Doug  Cook,   Phone    Sechelt  5K.   Reward.  'jNOTICE    ���  ���TOWING AND   FREIGHTING  ���    W. Nygren, Gibsons 13    tfn  V   Notice is hereby given that  the full penalty of    the    law  will  be  invoked   against   any  ^person or persons found dumping garbage or other material"  ���on my road or my land.  Carl A. Johnson, R.R. 1  Gibsons, B.C.  ���  SHOE  REPAIR  Wanted reliable man, with  car, to manage established  Fuller Brush business, earnings above average. Write G.  F. Weldon 258 Howard Ave,  Nanaimo, . Phone Nanaimo  , 615H 6  Timber for poles piling and  mill.   Phone  Lakeview  1-5083  Wanted part-time ��� Steward  for Legion Club. Suit pensioner. Veteran preferred. Write  stating salary expected, to the  Secretary, Canadian Legion,  Branch 112, Madeira Park,  B.C.   7  WATCH REPAIRS  Fast, accurate, guaranteed  watch repairs. Marine Men's  Wear, Gibsons. tfn  REAL ESTATE  Gibsons Since 1945    ~~  John Coleridge Realty  The Oldest Established Oiffice  (Immediately South ��f the  Post Office)  Notary Public  Sales,  Conveyancing,   Management  Agent for   the   Official  Administrator etc.  Connection with important  Vancouver Realtors.  Local Office DVA and VLA  INSURANCE  Fire, Auto, Liability. Prompt  courteous service. Totem Realty, Gibsons. tfn  H.B. GORDON  AGENCIES  Sechelt  REAL   ESTATE  and   INSURANCE  Phone 53F Evenings  and  Holidays    81M  Bring Your Boots to Brackett!  ^Skilled repair work of all kinds  ^quickly done. Reasonable rates  RON BRACKETT  _ Sechelt Highway . Gibsons. _  SECHELT   INSURANCE"  AGENCIES  Real Estate,  Property  Management,  Insurance  Office phone 22F  T.E. DUFFY, Agent  Residence 31Q  I. MACICAY. Salesman.  ���       Residence  70F  FOR  SALE  General store with cr without butcher shop. Thriving  business in fast growing district. Reasonable terms. Phone  4361 Powell River after 6 p.m.  Kee-mac oil burner, complete $45. Contact Mrs. McLean, "Granthams, Phone 122R  Boat, 30 ft cruiser, engine,  toilet, sink. Hull needs slight  repairs and paint. $50.0 cash or  trade for flatdeck truck of  equal value. E.E. Garney, Pender Harbour, Phone 3A.  1 new ^^RTol^l Chinook  crosscut saw, 1 25-35 Winchester rifle, 2 Battery radios, l'  heavy duty 36 hp Gardner  Deisel engine, 1 pr. 600x16  weed chains. John Atlee, Gibsons 93 GV "'"'���"��� ' '10  PROTECT YOUR PROPERTY!  We have a complete line of  Master.Padlocks, 35c up. John  Wood Hardware, Gibsons.  Four Room house in Sechelt,  close to ^school    and    stores.  Price very reasonable.    Apply  Alf Williams. Phone 97Y    Se- :  chelt. 10  Small new home, electricity^  five acres land, fruit trees,  good well. Cheap. for cash,  Owner leaving. Apply P.O.  12, Sechelt tfn  Spacious 3-bedroom home  in Sechelt, close to stores,  school and church. Full cement basement, accessible unfinished second floor. Tile  floors, throughout, furnace,  good garden soil, new lawns.  Phone Sechelt 47M or 100. (tfn  *~14' by enSuddlestone Kick-'  er, Gladden Electric Motor,  Windbrake, Cluch, Cushions.  New condition. A Top Winter  Boat. $650 - Half Original  Cost! Phone Pender Harbour  3 T. 8  ~PINK ICE: the perfect Home  Facial. Banishes Sagging Chin  Lines and Loose Skin. Removes wrinkles about the eyes.  Makes skin Satin Smooth in  a five minute treatment. For  a lovely complexion, try Pink  Ice from Langs Drug Stores,  Sechelt and Gibsons. tfn  WOOD  .     Alder or Fir  Also Slab Wood  SERVICE FUELS  Ran Vernon  Phone Gibsons 26Q  See our Used Oil Burning,  Coal and Wood Burning Ranges. Parker's Hardware, Sechelt tfn  CHOICE FRYING CHICKENS  49c lb. dressed wieght, 24  hours notice required. Wyngaert. Poultry Farm 107M  Gibsons. 8  "Wrecker, 1951 2-Ton MeF  cury chassis, power winch  with remote control. Yours  for only $1500,. Shell service  Gibsons. 8  When you shop say you saw  it in The Coast News.  FOR SALE          ���_   fb~TEM~FLASHES  Roberts Creek - 1 acre  land - small cabin - good water - timber - on good road :  full price, cash   $1350  Gower Point: We like this  home, you'll like 'it' ted,' fully  modern, all conveniences, 1,25.  acres, just a few minutes from  Gibsons, We know if you see it  y'ou'l  want it.  Fletcher Road. Four room  house, living roomj'"; kitchen,  two bedrooms, 3 ps bathroom.  This house has just been rebuilt froni, the ground lip. Full  price is only $4,750.  Sounds like the Black Ball  is going, to move to Hopkins  Landing. We still have one or  two lots for sale on the Pert  Mellon Highway but they won't  last much  longer.  Fletcher Road: Close to the  Kinsman Play ground,, fine  building lot for only $650 or  offer.  TOTEM REALTY  .    Gibsons B.C.  Business and  Professional  DIRECTORY  PENINSULA  ACCOUNTING SERVICE  All  Types   of  Accounting  Problems Expertly Attended  Village Enterprises Bldg.  Sechelt  Office Open 9 a.m.���5 p.m.  Daily  Phone Sechelt 98F  LORNE  BLAIN  Representative  Continental  / Life  Insurance  Company  Box  188  Gibsons,  B.C.  Phone Gibsons, 82G.  SECHELT   CYCLE  Bicycles New & Reconditioned  Repairs to All Wheeled Goods  Saw Filing  Lawn Mowers Sharpened  *���     Phone Sechelt 95M  GIBSONS  BUILDING    SUPPLIES  LTD.  "WE    CARRY   THE   STOCK"  Phone Gibsons 53  Notary Public  Legal   Documents   promptly  attended to  W.J.   (Jack)   Mayne.  Phone  24. Sechelt  B.C.  MARSHALL'S   PLUMBING  HEATING &   SUPPLIES  Phone Gibsons  134.  104 or  33  5  Yard  Dump  Truck for Hire  Sand and Gravel for Sale  \.FRED UTTING  Wilson   Creek  Phone Sechelt 15T or 67F  I have been writing mainly  of sports and sportswise the  teenager of 'this Peninsula is  very  well  off.  There is nothing save the  lack of energy to stop the teenager iin his late teens from  playing senior ball, as many of  the older fellows now playing  would rather coach or be spectators, but every year they  are dragged in to fill out a  team that could very well  place a few teenagers.  The public owes the teenager nothing until they; prove  themselves. It is the teenager  that   owes  the  public.  Coast News Sports Writer.  Chuck Tompkins,  TRACTOR. WORK  Clearing, Grading, Excavating.  D6   Bulldozing  Clearing Teeth  -    ARCHES   FOR   RENT  A.  E.   Ritchey  Phone Gibsons 86R  PENINSULA    CLEANERS  Cleaners  for  the  Sechelt  Peninsula .  Phone:  ^ , Gibsons ! 100  "FAST   SERVICE"  Rent ��� Sales -��� Service  TYPEWRITERS  ELECTRIC RAZORS  Sales and Service  COLIN WINGRAVE  Phone 18 ��� Gibsons  Notions���Cards���Toys  Miscellaneous Gifts  THRIFTEE    STORES  Left of Post Office  Gibsons, B.C. '.  Headquarters For Wool  Home and Industrial Wiring  Electrical  Heating  GIBSONS    ELECTRIC  Phone 130  Authorized   GE   Dealer  Radios, Appliances, TV Service  WIRING  Commercial &  Residential  Electric  Space Keating  Anywhere on the Peninsula  PARKER and SIM  ELECTRIC  Parker's   Hardware  Secheli  75Q   Evenings  C and S SALES. SERVICE  Agents  For  Propane Gas  Combination  Gas Ranges  Sale?   and  Installations  Free Estimates  Electric and Gas Hot Plates  FURNITURE  LINOLEUMS  Phone 3   Sechelt  REFRIGERATION  SALES and SERVICE  Commercial ��� Domestic  25 Years' Experience  A. M. CAMPBELL  SECHELT 83Q  HILL'S   MACHINE    SHOP  Mobilized  Welding  Welding Anywhere ��� Anytime.  Expert    Tradesmen  Precision    Machinists  Phone  54 Residence   152  BUILDING    BULLDOZING  CONTRACTING  Ran   Vernon.   R.R.   1.   Gibsons  Phone   2SQ  RICHTER'S   RADIO ��� TV  SALES and SERVICE  Speedy, Guaranteed Work  SALES ON EASY TERMS  Phone SECHELT 6  February  12,  1956.  ANGLICAN  Sunday before Lent  St. Bartholomew's,    Gibsons  11 a.m. Sunday School  3.30 p.m. Evensong  St. Hilda's, Sechelt  1.45 p.m. Evensong  1.45 p.m.  Sunday  School  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek ,  11 a.m.  Sunday School  11.00   a;m.   Holy Communion  UNITED  Gibsons  Sunday School 9.45  Public   Worship,   11.00 a.m.  Roberts Creek, 2 p.m.  Wilson Creek  Sunday School 11.00 A.M.  Public Worship, 3.30 p.m.  Port Mellon  Community Church  7.30 p.m. Evensong  ST. VINCENT'S  Holy Family, Sechelt,    9 a.m.  St. Mary's, Gibsons, 10.30 a.m.  Port Mellon,   first  Sunday  of  each month at 11.35 a.m.  '  Bethal   Baptist   Church  10. A.M., Sunday School  11:15 A.M., Worship Service  7:30  P.M.,   Wed.,  Prayer  2 P.M., list Thurs., in Month  Mission Circle  PENTECOSTAL  10 a.m. Sunday School  11  a.m. Devotional  7.30     Evening  Service  Tuesday night 7.30  8 p.m. Friday night ,  FLOWERS "  GIBSONS FLORIST  Corsages -. Weddings  Funeral Designs .  Plants.-  Flowers by..Wire  -    '4  Carole Brakstad  Phone 109M - Gibsons  Feb; 9: Granthams Landing,  Whist Drive ��and Cribbage,  Community Hall, 8 p.m.  Feb. 11: Roberts Creek PTA  Dance, with MellonairesV  Feb. 11: Wilson Creek, Val-'  entine Dance, Community hall.  Feb. 12: Gibsons, Sunshine  Poultry Club meets at Donald  Ritchey's, 2 p.m.  F_pb. 13: Roberts Creek, Legion L.A. meeting, 1.30 p.m.,  Legion Hall.  Feb. 14: Roberts- Creek, Improvement Association Meeting, 8 p.m. Legion Hall.  Feb. 14: Gibsons United  Church Hall, St. Bartholomew's W.A. St. Valentines  Tea  and  Home  cooking.  Feb. 14: Pancake Tea. St.  Aidan's Church hall. Roberts  Creek. 2.30 p.m. Sponsored by  Boy  Scouts  group   committee.  Feb. 14: Kiwanis meeting at  Dannys  Dining  Room.  Feb. 17: Sechelt, World Day  of prayer, St. Hilda's Church,  2.30 p.m.  Feb. 21: W.I. meeting at tlie  home of Mrs. Forbes 2.00 p.m.  Feb. 29: Gibsons, Parent-  Teacher Regional Ccnferance,  2 meetings: afternoon, 1.30 at  School Hall; evening, 7.30 at  High School  auditorium.  Mar. 2: Boy Scouts Father  anS Son Dinner St. Aidan's  Hall Roberts Creek 7 p.m.  This week's Special:  Elphinstone Road:  2    acres,  well   built   three  room hcuser  this    is    a very     comfortable  home  for only $4,200.  Harold  Wilson  Totem   Realty  Phone   Gibsons   44  evenings  147  To clear, a hairbrush, dip it into warm, '  Soapy water to which you have added a I  few drop of household ammonia. Rin3_ \  in clear warm water, then in cold w3tcr. I  Shake and place on the side in an _iry  place '.o dry. I 6       Coast News Feb.   9   1956  GIBSONS  BY   PHYLLIS M.  HODGSON  On Monday of last week,  Miss Sharon Tyson and Miss  Doreen Hough were joint hostesses with Mrs. Lome Blain  at a miscellaneous shower,  honoring Miss Verna Bursey-.  The many gifts were presented  from a gaily' decorated gift  box. Miss Bursey's marriage  to Bill Helina takes place in  Vancouver Feb.  18.  SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 46 (SECHELT)  STATMENT OF RECEIPTS AND PAYMENTS  For the year ended December 31, 1955  * * *  Mr. Tom Connelly of Auckland, New Zealand was guest  of Mr. and' Mrs. Joe Connor  for a few days. Mr. Connelly  makes the trip about three  times a year aboard the "Wai-  homo".  Miss Amy Myers. P.H.N, is  recovering from a frightening  experience at Nelson Island  when she was attacked by a  dog causing her leg lacerations  and shock.  a   *   *  Mickey McArthur has left  for an extended holiday via  the United States to London  Ont.  Mr. and Mrs. Don Kokx are  spending a short holiday in  Vancouver before going on to  Joshua Trees. Cal. where they  will make their home.  Mr. Jim Donnan of Vancouver was guest of his sister,  Mrs. George HiK.  * * ���  Mrs. W. Holmes spent a few  days in.Vancouver visiting her  family.  Mrs. L.E. Johnson who has  taken over tlie Kum-a-gen  Cafe, has moved into the Tel-  ford cottage formerly occupied by Erla Hausch.  A daintily decorated doll  carriage piled high with baby  gifts was the highlight of the  evening" when Mrs. Weinhandl  entertained a number of  friends to honor Mrs. Earle  Tyson and the baby daughter.  Following a delightful evening and the presentation of  gifts, refreshments were served' by Mrs. Weinhandl, Miss  Sylvia D'oust and Sue Armour.  1 y. * & *  OESM. Ian Cattanack, HMCS  Sussexvale, is spending furlough with his parents.  Mrs. R. Macnicol's holiday  in Victoria was marred by a sojourn in Jubalee Hospital. She  is now convalescing at her sister's home, 2682 Topp Ave.,  Victoria, where she expects to  remain for another three  weeks. Mr. Macnicol has arrived home, having completed a  six week tour on Canadian *Le-  'gion  work.  Mrs. S. Cameron, a former  resident  of Gibsons    returned  for a short visit.  * *  *  Mrs. C.A. Chamberlin of  Vancouver spent the weekend  here.  Warren McKibbin, attending UBC spent the weekend!  with his parents, Mr. and Mrs.  N.R. McKibbin.  Mr. and Mrs. J. Marshall enjoyed a visit from their daughter, Mrs. C.A. Milligan and  the two grand-daughters, Marsha and Vickie.  Mrs. A.E. Ritchey. had Mrs.  L. Johnson as her guest for a  week.  * * *  Mrs Joahan Kolosky, president of Rebekah Assembly,  jurisdiction of British Columbia, was an overnight guest of  Mr. and Mrs. Osborne. Mrs.  Bertha Osborne of Vancouver  also visited Arbutus Lodge 76  for the occasion of Mrs. Kolo-  sky's official visit. Other distinguished guests were welcomed at the homes of Mrs.  Lowden and Mrs. C. Burt, returning to Vancouver the following day.  * * *  On Saturday of last week,  the McKibbin home was a hive  of activity, when 30 friends  gathered for a pot-luck supper.  The ccassion was a farewell  party and presentation honoring Mr. and Mrs. Lock Knowles  who are leaving Gibsons to  make their home in Vancouver. Following a pleasant evening, Mr. Walter Boucher,  with appropriate words for  their future happiness, presented them with a copper  planter lamp - a gift frcrn the  group.  RECEIPTS  RURAL TAXES  GOVERNMENT GRANTS:       v .  Basic (includes 1955 instalments of  principal and interest payable  under Bylaws, No. 3 and 4)    $207-099.00  Conveyance   of  pupils   ���  8,066.87  Boarding   allowance  7.00  Department  of  Health            2,607.30  MISCELLANEOUS:  Sale of  assets $ 360.80  Hall   rentals   ��� 1,157.00.  Dental  fees  1,025.00  Book rentals -i - ��� 1,560.00  Sale of   supplies - 1,025.69  Bank interest       238.52  Tuition   fees , 285.00  Sundry  refunds  207.54  BANK LOAN  $130,311.00  217,780.17  5,859.55  18,500.00  G.O. Fahrni, Chairman  Anne Burns, Secretary.  B.W.M. Bone, Auditor.  $372,45072  CASH ON HAND, January 1, 1955:  General   account    ...' '.. ���..  Special le:vy amount     ... '.-...  Bylaw current '.'account    ���  - - - ���  Bylaw savings ^eount       .$ 20,622.05  22,736.85  23,055.94  3.91&02  70,326,86  $442,777.58  PAYMENTS  ADMINISTRATION: N  Salaries '..$ 4,826.45  Office �� expense  1,262.77  Trustee   expense  2,152.02  General expense '  1,387.53  INSTRUCTION:  Teachers'    salaries     . v  $170,798.11  School clerical  salaries ;.      1,490.60  Teaching:   supplies     .....  *.      8,982,67  Other instruction expense    .       1,645.26,  OPERATION:  Janitors' salaries      .....$ 17,632.58  Janitors'    supplies        3,010.87  Light, power, water and fuel   14,267.97  Insurance, rentals,  etc  5,377.70  REPAIRS AND MAINTAINANCE:  Grounds - Wages and supplies      $ 697.88  Buildings - wages and supplies  11,550.80  Equipment - wages and supplies    .. VV  2,307.67  Sundry  1,647.78  AUXILIARY SERVICES:  Health $    8,497.48  Dormitory and  boarding      *  150.00  NON-OPERATING EXPENSES:  Payments to other school boards $      734.00  Text book rental .      l,57ff.0O  DEBT SERVICES: .*  Debenture   principal  .$ 20,000.00  Debenture interest          10,390.00  Bank loan     . \..     18,500.00  Bank charges    .......... ... V         .r62.87  CONVEYANCE OF PUPILS: -  Outside   contracts $ 36,S94.&2  Other conveyance expense          '406.95  CAPITAL ACCOUNT:  Sites        -;   .....,......$', 3,889.25  Reconstruction and additions     ............      4,519.34  New equipment arid furniture        6;894;98  CASH ON HAND, December'31, 1955:  General account     ... V... .>....;..... .$33,219187  Special levy account  .. ....... ....    23;191;2{iK  Bylaw current account     21,357-87  Bylaw savings account       3,951.14  SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 46 (SECHELT)  REVENUE AND EXPENDITURE STATEMENT  For the year ended December 31, 1955  REVENUE  TAXES - RURAL  GOVERNMENT GRANTS:  Basic (includes 1955 instalments of ;  principal and interest payable  under Bylaws No. 3 and 4) $207,099.00  Department of Health .-..      3,003.07  MISCELLANEOUS: '*"'  Rentals $ 1,328.00  Dental  fees .'  1,025.00  Sundry  225-00  ACCRUED DEBENTURE INTEREST  recoverable from Provincial Government .....  $130,311.00  210,102.07  2,578.00  360.52  G.O. Fahrni, Chairman  1 i,  Anne Burns, Secretary.  B.W.M. Bone, Auditor.  EXPENDITURE  ADMINISTRATION: -  Salaries ;........ $ 4,826.45  Office    expense  1,273.24  Trustee expense  2,246.59  General expense  l'387'.53  INSTRUCTION:  Teachers salaries   $171,218.11  School clerical salaries '.       1,490.60  Teaching    supplies       8,102.58  Other instruction expense    '.....��� ....      1,706.15  OPERATION: ..    ..........  Janitors salaries      ..........  .. $ 17,584.58  Janitors'    supplies       3,028-37  Light, powerywater and fuel     177317.69  Insurance         2,417.30  Sundry  ,Y.... 174.50  REPAIRS AND MAINTENANCE  Grounds - wages and supplies '-.".' ���... ; $      697.88  Buildings - wages and supplies .. 7......    12,375.95  Equipment - wages and supplies ...."......      2,306.27  Sundry  V...  25.60  AUXILIARY SERVICES:  Health   .......$.  8,497.48  Dormitory and boarding  150.00  NON-OPERATING EXPENSES:  Payments to other "school boards    '  DEBT SERVICES:  Debenture principal - Bylaw 2 .......$ 14,000.00  Debenture principal - Bylaws 3 and 4  6,000-00  Debenture interest     .......... ._,....  10,345.74  Bank charges '..... ...... 6217  CONVEYANCE OF PUPILS: '  Outside... contracts .  ���......$ 36,355.32  Other conveyance  expense  406.96  CAPITAL ACCOUNT: ,  Expenditures from general funds  ;.........  EXCESS OF REVENUE OVER EXPENDITURE     .  $343,351.59  $   9,628.77  182,91664  40,289.12  ^6,204.13  8,647.48  2,813.00  48,952.87  36,801.87  15,303.57  $361,057.45  81,720.13  $442,777.58  $    9,733.81  182,517.44  40,522.44-  15,405.70  8,647.48  710.00  30,407.91  36,762.28  13,745.60  4,898.93  $343,351.59  Department  of   Education   regulations  make  publication  of  this  statement    in   this   form  mandatory. Flood relief  Tony  Gargrave  M.L.A.   has  again been in contact with Mr.  Gaglardi, minister of highways,  urging assistance to victims of  the flood conditions at Wilson  <5reek last year. Mr. Gargrave  asked the Minister: "Has the  Department of Highways been  able to make any progress as  to preventing further recurrences of the floods caused by  the overflowing of Mission and  Chapman Creeks? Also, has  the Government made any decision regarding compensation  for the flood victims?  I.O:O.F. Sunshine Coast  Lodge. No.76 meets Gibson's Legion Hall 2nd and  4th Friday each month.  The request for compensation was based upon the fact  that the floods were caused by  the collapse of a dam erected  by the department of highways  and the backing up ' of the  flood waters by a plugged public culvert. You will also be  aware that Chapman Creek  had been diverted from its  normal watercourse by the  dam/'  Mr. Gaglardi . replied that  the depatment was definitely  taking steps to prevent it happening again, as far as it is  possible. He said: "We have  made a thorough survey of the  situation to decide on the best  possible solution. On the other  question of compensation, the  Government is still studying  this matter. I am sorry I cannot be more explicit at the  present time but you will understand the difficulties surrounding this."  Mr. Gargrave announces he  will continue to press the government on this matter.  S'E'L^E-S^  WI64CD$  SHCE STORE  Women's Low FLIGHT BOOTS, Leather  Wool Lined, in RED or BROWN, pr.$795  Children's Lined RUBBER BOOTS  A Variety of Colors, from ��1.95 Up.  A shoe for every member of the Family!  Phone 25G Sechelt  <*��  wet  r  - v  Say it with a little gift like one of these  She'll be pleased.  HOSIERY: tiiaiitiUy With Sachet, 2 prs. $3.50  Weldrest Personalized, Pr. $1.95  Cortidelli Non-Run, pr.$1.65  Strechees, to $2.25. Whisper, to $1.75  LINGERIE: Nylon Slips, $5.95 to $15.95  Rayon, Nylon Trim Slips $3.25  Panties, from v65c to $4.25  '���'��� .���..������;       LOVELY ;SWEATER{SIi?tS: iy;.yy  Cuddlespuns, $15 set. Slender knit $14.75  Choose from the Practical to Pure Extravagance!  TASELLA SHtfP  Phone 29F ��� Sechelt  COjfiRiTilLiTIOIS  TO HALFMOON BA9  RESIDENTS  upon finally receiving electrical power  in your area!  We are prepared to continue service for  Your increased needs, more especially in  RADIO, TELEVISION, ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES  AND FINE HOME FURNISHINGS  See Us  First,  for the Best  and  MOST CONVENIENT DEAL  ON THE PENINSULA.  Your TV Center       y.  RICHTER S RADiO T V  PHONE 6 Sechelt  $500,000,000  WORTH OF JOB PRINTING  was done in Canada in '55  did not do it all  KEEP YOUR CHIN UP  Not long ago I ��� visited a  ' friend in a hospital who was  seriously ill. He had gone  through on operation and was  facing a second one. I expected*  to find him depressed but to  my relief he was cheerful and  very; brave; as far removed  from self-pity as a man could  be.'Few things have astonished  me more than the courage of  those wh0 have had grueling  experiences. The absence of  self pity has made me ashamed  of myself and reminded me  . of Franklin Roosevelt's saying:  "We have nothing to fear but  fear itself." If 0ne has a stout  heart, what    happens    doesn't  matter so much.  *     *     #  My friend, Margaret Brown,  who has lived 40 years in  China with only three or four  visits to her home in Canada,  told me a story of courage  which I once wrote in a book  for boys, and I wish to repeat  here. It is true in every detail.  Wang Chang-Hsi was a sixteen-year-old boy working on  his father's farm in 1931 when  the news came that the Japanese had seized    Mxikden    and  ! Willis tells  of programs  The following announcement  is made by J. Frank Willis in  connection with. Ins CBC In  Reply program oh CBU at 3.30  Sunday afternoons.  "We are now half - way  through andther season of our  weekly . radio program "In  Reply'y in- which we:; answer  questions about CBC programs  and policies. And since we're  now receiving more iriaii than  ever before there is not always  time on the air to advise everyone of questions of special interest that are coming up for  discussion.  'Td like to give you a preview of some of the plans we  have for "In Reply" for the  weeks ahead, because I feel  you'll want to make a point  of hearing the programs we  have lined up.  "On Sunday, January 29,  my guest will be Davidson  Dunton, Chairman of the. CBC  Board of Governors, who will  answer some of the following  policy questions I've received.  'Is -the CBC dedicated to serving the majority of Canadian  listeners, or to catering to minorities en a proportional basis?'  -'To what extent is the CBC a  commercial organization?' -  'Is the CBC disinterested, in  private stations?'.- 'Does the  CBC regulate' and corripete  with private stations?'  "On Feb. 5 we returned to  program questions from our  Mail Bag. On February 12 and  19 we will present a discussion  with Johnny Wayne and Frank  Shuster, and Neil Leroy (vice-  president of Canadian Council  of Authors and Artists) on the  future of radio in Canada. In  these discussions we'll ask for  the opinions of representatives  of the Canadian talent field  on their reaction to working in  radio now that television is  here.  We'll try to apply these opinions to the future role of radio  in this country. On February  26 I hope to have more news  for our teenage audience on a  CBC plan to develep progams,  and that you will send me  your comments and questions  about any phase of CBC you'd  like to hear discussed on future broadcasts.-'  TV ins award  Gladys Batehelor of Sechelt  Beauty Salon attended the  Hair Dressers' convention recently in Vancouver, and demonstrated permanent waving  and hair tinting, along with a  number of others.  For her work, Gladys won  the Rayette award. , The engraved plaque, a golden beauty parlour worker, and it is  now on display in Sechelt  Beauty Salon.  were planning to take the  whole of the three eastern  provinces away from China.  He was filled with indignation  when he learned how his people were being humiliated he  at the unfairness of it all, and  resolve to join the army of  resistance.  There , was then no official  declaration of war, but many  Chinese showed deep resentment and there was considerable fighting. He left his home  and joined the Twenty-ninth  Army under Sung Cheh Yuan,  one of the first millitary lead-  , ers to resist the Japanese.  Wang fought against the  Japanese at Hsifengkow in  1933 and there received his  first wound1. His right leg was  badly injured, but after a few  weeks he recovered and was  nursing a deeper resentment  than ever. Though he and the  other Chinese soldiers fought  bravely, the skilled and well-  equipped enemy steadily encroached into Chinese territory. Wang could not conceal  This sence of shame.  *     *     *  On the night of July 7, 1937,  Wang was on  duty    with his  comrades    just    outside    the  great city of Peiping,.   which  had been taken by the Japanese. They were attacked, and  returned the fire, and the war  officially . began.    That    first  night    Wang    was  . wounded1  twice, but he fought courageously, and after a brief convalescence  he  rejoined his regiment. .-'-.������'  Slowly the V Chinese    army  was driven south,,  but under  Sung Chen Yuan they fought  with   determination,.'  and   in  February, 1938, they won the  fir^t of China's great victories  at Taierchwang,  and    proved  not  only , that., the    Chinese  could    fight,  but    that    they  could sometimes win victories  against overwhelming odds. At  Taierchwang, Wang was sever-  ly wounded. He lost cne leg,  the other was    injured,    and;  more -terrible still, he lost an  eye. For months he lay in the  hospital suffering and wondering if there was any    chance  ever again of helping his people! The thought which oppressed him most was that millions  of Chinese    scarcely    realized  that   their country was  being  torn apart limb from limb. If  he could walk again he might  help to wake them up.  SMALL  BOAT REPAIRS  PRAMS, DINGHYS BUILT  To Order  DM. Smith     Sechelt 14M  Then one day a man came  to the hospital and1 taught the  crippled soldiers how to make  crutches. The thought came to  Wang that he might walk freely again, and he made plans  for the future. His friends  were amazed when they heard  him, and asked: "How can 3-ou  travel with only one leg and  one eye?"  "I've got my mouth left."  he quickly replied'.  So, hobbling along on crutches, Wang went from place  to place telling his people the  story of Japanese atrocities  and aggresion.  In seven years he visited  eight provinces and spoke hundreds of times. His reputation  spread, and he delivered, addresses in schools, amusement  places, churches and    in    the  Coast News  Feb.  9   1956       7  open air - anywhere he could  get an audience.  He became well known  throughout China. In November, 1943, he was appointed  to an important position by  General Feng Yu Hsiang, and  the crippled country boy became a national hero destined  to play an important part in  the right for a free China.  Our quotation is by George  H. Morrison: "Courage is not  the absence of fear but the  conquest of it."  B. W. M. BONE  Chartered    Accountant  1045   West Pender  Si.  TAtlow  1954  VANCOUVER 1,   B.C.  FITE NITE  FEB. 17        8 P.  'ort  Mellon  Community  Hall  TOTEM ATHLETIC CLUB BOXING TEAM  PORT MELLON BOXING CLUB  RED & WHITE STORE  The Largest Food Store on Ihe Peninsula  With ihe Widest Variety  Phone Sechelt 18  FOR FREE DE&IVERY  THURSDAY, FRIDAY, SATURDAY SPECIALS  2 for 21c  lb. pk.  57c  - 67 oz.  95c  15 oz.  49c  lb-  59c  lb.  59c  lb.  19c  VITALIZED APPLE JUICE, 20 OZ- TINS,  JELLO INSTANT PUDDINGS, INCLUDING  .NEW LEMON,  AUNT JEMIMA PANCAKE FLOUR,  BUCKWHEAT OR PLAIN 3V_  NALLEY'S LUMBERJACK Syrup, 24 oz. 39c  MUINUTE RICE, LARGE ECONOMY SIZE,  MEATS  PRIME RIB ROASTS, GR. A.  BONELESS PORK LEGS  PLATE BOILING BEEF, GR. A  FOR LENTEN MEALS WITH A DIFFERENCE!  Try This;  SMOKED BLACK COD per lb. 55c  SMOKED SALMON per lb. 55c  BAKED ALASKA  BLACK  COD  2 lb. Alaska Black Cod, cut in  1  inch slices  2 tablespoons minced onion  4 tablespoons  dry breaid crumbs  Vz teaspoon salt.      Paprika.      1 cup boiling water.  Place cod in baking dish, sprinkle with salt, bread  crumbs   and  paprika.  Add water.   Cover  closely,  bake 15 minutes in hot oven, 400 F.  Remove coirer, brown 10 minutes. Serves 6.  2 for 25  ROBERTS    CREEK    CREDIT    UNION  15th Annual Meeting  Wilson Creek Community Hall,  Friz Feb. 24,   8 p.m.  ANNUAL BUSINESS - FILMS - REFRESHMENTS  mmmmmmmmmmmammmMmmmmmmamamBm  ���____���* nei  CHERRY   WHITAKER  has  moved  her  Agencies  Office  from the  Village  Centre,  Sechelt,  to  her home just West  of Sechelt.  WATCH FOR THE SIGN ON THE ROAD!  AGENCY   BUSINESS   AS   USUAL  GENERAL INSURANCE  AUTO-FIRE - CASUALTY - SICKNESS  E SECHELT 63 s  Coast  News Feb.  9   1956  '    BY   CHUCK  TOMPKINS  Gibsons Orphans continued  winning ways last Sunday  when they beat the Navy team  50-42 for the second time this  year.  Although the Orphans had  only six players to the Navy  eight they played their best  game in the last two years.  The Navy was a determined  team and brought Brian Upson,  one time UBC star and now  competing with Sea-Fun in the  Olympic basketball race. Upson was hard to handle and it  ���was not until the last quarter  that the Orphans nailed him  down and_ held him to two  points.  Playing in a much larger  gym than they were used to  the boys, after the first quarter, adapted themselves quickly  and came through with some  HALLEY.  real basketball. The Navy just  finished up their league schedule in town ending second in  the Senior "B" competition.  Toi add to a pleasant day  the refereeing chores were  handled by Canada's No. 1  basketball player, Bob Pickell.  After the game I, as coach  of the Orphans, had a talk  with Bob Pickell and he paid  the Orphans many fine compliments and thought that we  would be. able toi hold our  own in any Senior "B" league  in B.C.  /The line-up and scoring was:  Orphans 50; Drummond 15,  Godfrey 7, R. Wiren, Reichelt  15 Robinson, Nygren 13. Navy  42; Langley 11, Burrows 6,  Bosquet, Holmes 5, MacGilli-  vary 6, Walker, Mair, Upson  14. v  As far as the World Hockey  Championships go you can  lock back to the first Coast  News issue of '56 and see  where I told you so.  BY   ELSIE  JOHNSON  There were seven' star games \  at the Sechelt Bowling Alleys  the past week. The one star  game for the Ten Pin League  was Don Caldwell with 200.  Star fcr the Five Pin leagues  were,Gibsons Mixed, J. Chas-:  ter 290, and J. Davies 289V  Peninsula Commercial, Dick  Clayton 287, and Ralph Smith;  277; Sechelt Sports Club,  Elsie Johnson 304, and Harriett  Duffy  298.  High  scores for Jan.   30 to.  Feb.  5 week were:  TEN PIN LEAGUE: High  three, Orv'. Moscrp 536; high.,  single, Don Caldwell 200; team  high three, Independants 2281;  team high single Peninsula  Building Supply 782.  SECHELT    LADIES:     High  three Dorothy Smith 656; high >  single Lee Redman 245;  team  Cougars play Saturday  "fflswoa/ti  Saturday night the Cougars  will be playing their last game  at the High School this year.  The visiting team is a big  assignment for them and: should  provide the best basketball  seen here this year.  Langley Prairie High School  is sending their senior and  junior boy's teams. The coach  of these two teams is known  throughout Canada as being  one of the best coaches in the  country as Well as being a one  time basketball star.  Ken "Hooker" Wrights'  name is a name that is associated with outstanding    school  SECHELT   RobertsCreek  No. 1 On The Phpne.  No.  1 In The Home.  with the largest and  most varied stock of  Meats, Poultry, Fruit &'���  Vegetables on the  Peninsula. We Have It!  Shoulder of  LAMB  per lb.  33c  Breast of  LAMB  19c  Sides of  FORK  Cut, wrapped and Frozen  39c  or  -  Shoulders  of  BY MRS. M. NEWMAN  Mrs. Dora Blake entertained local Boy Scouts Friday  evening. After a delicious dinner the boys were joined' by  their leaders-Rev. C- Harbord.  ' Mr. Harrold aridrMr.'-Bbucher;  who amused them with a variety of games.  News of local interest comes  from Stv Joseph's Hospital  where Harry Michael Hrycyna  arrived ohVFeb. 1. His mother  is the former Leone Klein  whose family is well-known  on the peninsula.  The PTA annual dance at  the Hall on Feb. 11 should  prove en j oyable with the Mel-  lonaries Orchestra supplying  the music. Money spent here  is for a good cause.  Mrs. Ruth Mitchell is the  guest cf Mr. and Mrs. Everett  Gray who are vacationing at  their desert cottage in Joshua  Tree,  Cal.  If you like pancakes and are  not too concerned about calories, you will enjoy those at  the Parish Hal! next Tuesday.  These are being sold in the interests of the Boy Scout Movement: .    -'     ���  basketball teams. He coached  the Duke of Connaught bas^-  ketball teams, during the era  when that school was famous  for its supremacy in this sport.  His present senior team seems  tQ be making a good name for  itself as it is now at the top  of the tough Fraser Valley  . Basketball League. ;  .Our juniors are inexperienced but eager and should present stiff opposition for the  visitors. while the Cougars  .could give this visiting team  a close match. The first game  is at 7.30 and spectators should  be there early so as. not to  tniss any of the excitment.  Last week was a good one  for the High School as the  Cougars upset their arch rivals, the Orphans 32-24 Our  girls team lead by a brilliant  performance by Mary Kerr defeated a senior girls' team  from Como Lake by 26-16.  ��� Concerning fo a s k e t ball  crowds, we at theVHigh School  differ concerning the opinion  of a noted' sports-writer in  this paper, in (that we appreciate the support given us by  the people of this peninsula.  The crowds Tftave given us  100% encouragement and 7 our  players have, benefitted from  their support. . .  If"  high three, Greenhorns 2685;  team high single, Greenhorns  913. _  GIBSONS MIXED: Women's,  high three Molly Connor 580;  Women's high single J. Davies  289; men' high . .three Dave  Herrin 735; men's high single,  J. Chaster 290; team high  three, Midway 2657; team high  single, Midway 961.  PENDER HARBOUR: Women's high three, S. Leavens  605; women's high single, S.  Leavens 216; men's high three  H. Wise 686; men's high single,  H. Wise 260; team high, three-,  J.A.'s 2409; team high single,  J.A.'s 845.  PORT MELLON: Women's  high three, D. Bursey 537;  women's high single, D: Bursey 232; men's high, three, R.  Thurier 662; men's high single,  Chris Johnson 264; team high.  Lxree, Lucky Fives 2759; team  high single, Lucky.Fives 1024.  PENINSULA COMMERCIAL  Women's high ��� three, Pearl  MacKenzie 609; women's high  single Cherry Whitaker 243;  men's high three, Ralph Smith  743; men's high single, Dick  Clayton 287; team high three,  Peninsula Building 2681; team  high single, Pen Nibs 962.  SECHELT SPORTS CLUB:  Women's high three, Harriett  Duffy 721; women's high, single, Elsie Johnson 304; men's  high three, Roy Doyle 690;  men's high single, Roy Doyle.  268; team high three, Holey  Rollers 2690; team high single, Holey Rollers' 1033. ;  BALL AND CHAIN: Women's high three, Kathy Coe  688; women's high single,  Kathy Coe 261; men's high  three, Allen Chester 624; rneA's  high single, Allen Chester 261;  team high three, . Wild Cats  2568; team high single,. Wild  Cats 942.  " ���       v  ed on old friends. They were   Mr.  and  Mr.  Sig  Peterson.  guests at the Sechelt Inn during their stay of several days.  Winnie and Stewart Robertson, with young Gordon, left  last Sunday for Quesnel. Stewart is joining the Betchel Engineering Company, which is  constructing the Coast Gas  Line.  Port Mellon  MRS M. WEST  ,    The Bridge Club met at the  home of Mrs.  P. Strike    Jan.  25 for a farewell party for Mrs.  Williamson, who was presented with a decarttor and liquer  glasses.  The same evening a party  for Miss Betty Jane Wood was  held at the home of Mrs. A.  Greggain. Miss Wooa who will  start her nurses training at St.  Paul's Hospital was recipient  pf a garnet ring and jewel box  and many good wishes.  Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Peterson, and Valerie from Medicine  Hat were weekend visitors of  Husbands! Wives  Weak, Run-down, Old?  Thousands of couples are weak, tired, lack-  energy and pep; they feel run-down, old because bodies lack iron at 40, 50. 60. Try  Ostrex Tonic Tablets today. Supplies'invig-  orator you, too, may need-to tevitalize, stimulate, energize and build-up entire body. Feci  years younger, "GetTacquainted" size costs  little. Or start with biz, popular "Economy"  size and save 75tf. At all druggists.  Port Mellon has recently welcomed three new families, Mr. -  and Mr. C.B. Davies and Miss ,  Anne Davies; Mr. and' Mrs. Roy  Finlay, ���> Patricia and Jimmy  and Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Hemp-  sail, Peter and Leslie.  Letters from St. Petersburg'  Florida, tell of Mr. and Mrs.  J.A. Brown's plans to leave on  March 22 on the S.S. United  States for a six month's tour  of Europe, accompanied by  their  great  dane  "Goldie".  Automotive  Repairs  Overhauls  Be prepared for Spring  We Are!  NEW AUTOLITE  BATTERIES  GOODYEAR - FIRESTONE  TIRES  WELDING  McCULLOCH  SAWS  SOLNIKfv  SERVICE STATION  Phone 85T Sechelt  mmBmmm^  BY MHS. D. EWCKSON  The Ladies Auxiliary, of the  Community Club will holdt a  Valentine Dance Saturday,  Feb. 11, in the hall here. Please  bring box lunches. The ladies  will provide coffee. Tickets  will be sold at the door.  Mr. arid Mrs. Ed. Coolc and  family, former residents, call-  Plan to Build NOW  SLING-LOADS of 2 x 4 and SHEATHING  at a SUBSTANTIAL SAVING:   $32 to $40 per M.  FOR ADDITIONS & ALTERATIONS, use our  HOME IMPROVEMENT CREDIT PLAN  UP TO $2000 and 24 MONTHS TO PAY  (Reasonable Interest Hates)  BUILD NOW, WHILE TRADESMEN ARE AVAILABLE  SEE US FIRST, AT  GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLIES, LTD.  Phone Gibsons 53 ���  ���^���<?8_-Mv  ���M  wsflm  Half or Whole  RUMP  The freshest of Fruits  and Vegetables,  Priced with the Lowest  25 lbs. No. 1.  $1.39  TOKAY FLAME  t  GRAPES      15C  __},  Try some of These  Sweet as Honey  TANGELLO  0RANGES  19c III  We will properly cut  and wrap  V     (Polyethlene Paper)  and Sharp Freeze for  you for 4V_ c per pound.  THE STORE THAT  CITY PRICES BUILT  Sechelt News  BY MRS. E. LUMSDEN  Mrs. May Barker, genial  manageress of the P.A. Coffee  Shop in Sechelt spent the  weekend in -Vancouver. She  was accompanied by son  Johnny.      ���  Rennie Lumsden of Sechelt  is spending an indefinite holiday with his aunt and uncle  Mrs. and T/SgtV A. Campbell  cf Seattle Wash.  Mrs. Ray Clarke, Sechelt,  surprized relatives and friends  when she unexpectedly arrived  home from a long sojourn in  General Hospital, Vancouver.  Mrs. A. Batehelor of Selma  Park spent two weeks in Vancouver visiting with her son  John and family.  Miss Heather McColl, Selma  Park, is visiting her family,  Mrs. and Dr. McColl for a day  jar two from Vancouver, where  she is attending the University of British Columbia.  BiliM  crane home  Mr. Bill Morane is home  from hospital, where he has  been a patient since Jan. 8.  With the aid of plastic: surgery,  Bill has made a remarkable  recovery from the facial injuries he received while working under a car. He expects to  be back en the job shortly.  ' ^^^y>l^^^s^lW^^lllZ^^^XXSr^^^yA^M  s^^yyx^^xxy:^M^yxM

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