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 Published   in   Gibsons.  B.C.  Volume 10. Number 5  February 2,    1956.  Provincial Library*  Serving the  Growing  ��� Sunshine Coast  From   Squamish  to Pender Harbour  Uhdier a government increase  Gibsons will receive . about  $1;440 more than last year on  the government municipal  grant.  Last year the sum received  was $10,108 and Premier Bennett in his budget speech  made in the legislature at Victoria Wednesday announced  the grant would ^e increased  for municipalities and the increase Vwouldl amount to $2 per  head in Gibsons.        V       '7  *3Chis grant is; based on the  1951 federal census. The population for. Gibsons  was    then  ext move  -is,._....,  7 Deadline for a protest over  the S^cheltVvote; for incorporation-having passed -Without  any,* being lodged with government .officials makes, the vote  official, members of the Seehelt Incorporation committee  report.  Beyond that point the committee cannot go until further  instructions have been received  from Victoria as to the   next  step."  Jack Mayne,^ returning offi-  .cer says he has'received no  notification of a complaiot following -the vote, (-either from  anyone Iri Sechelt or from government officials.  Sechelt Inccporation committee "members are now awaiting official word" from .Victoria,  722. Today it is mere than  likely beyond the 1,000 mark  or close to it V Under the municipal grant the municipality  gets now $16 per person in  place of $14 last year.  Robert Burns village, clerk,  welcomed the increase in the  grant and pointed. out that  this increase will in part offset  increased costs due to the new  municipal setup the government has placed on municipalities. Other uncontrollable  costs have als0 had their influence on the govenment's  action owing to labour and  material costs taking a swing  upwards.  t Here is part of Mr. Bennett's  budget speech in the legislature   ' ,-N ' ��� ;  The substantial increase announced in the grants in aid  of i local ' government means  $16 instead of $14 will now'be  paid to municipalities with a  population up'.to, but not exceeding 3,500-persons; $,12 in-  stead^of $9 will be paid for  the number of persons in excess of "3,500, up to 8,000 inclusive; $8 instead of $5 will  be paid for the number of persons in excess of 8,000' but not  in excess of 50,000; and, finally. $6.50 per capita instead  of $4.20 for the number of-persons in excess of 50,000.  This means that $9,400,000  is anticipated to be "spent en  these grants during. the next  fiscal year, or* $2,138,000 more  than during the current year.  Mr. Bennett estimated that  during 1956/57 $43,829,000  would be paid by way of direct and' indirect grants    and  .that this was $5,713;000 more;  ���' than the assistance extended'  during the current year.' He  also announced an uncenditiohy.  al guarentee with respect tb;  market borrowings V by im-7  provement districts. ,7  The  minister  announced    aV  reduction  in   the    amusement  tax equal to one-third and the.  proposal to  earmark   all    the  revenues   accruing from     this  tax to hospital construction.  Reference was made to' regulatory amendments under the  Social Services act exenipting  meals under $1.01, whether  sold separately or as part of"  a multiple sale of meals; and,  the abatement. by tone-half of  the tax levy on.machinery or  taxable property used specif--,  ically for gas, oil or mining  exploratory work.      ���  The minister's address; gave  an outline of. the Pacific Great'  Eastern Railway extensions  both to the south and north.  The Vancouver extension ,' 16 .  anticipated.to be completed by  June 6f- 1956 at the original  estimated cost of $10,500,000.  The northern' extension is in  progress, and construction;contracts amounting to , some $9,-  800,000 have been Yet to cover tlie construction of the railway's right of,way ' to 'mile  145'north of iPrince "George.  The budget.Address revealed  that economic actiyity during  1955 surpassed all ..previous  records and that revenue returns reflected that activity.  Furthermore, that future prospects warranted the assumption that 1956 would prove still  better.  The first United Nations Postal Administration stamp to be issued  ;in i.956 will be in honor of the. International Telecommunication  i Union" (ITU), a specialized agency of the UN. Designed by H. Wbyty-  Wimmer, a member of the international panel of artists established  by the Postal Administration; the stamps .will be printed by Thomas  Vdela Rue & Co. Ltd., London, and issued in 3-Cent (blue) ancl 8-cent  -{���(red) denominations. The stamps wil J be placed on sale 17 February.  *> p** a��e���_ panel  iscussion on reports  Shoal Bay dispute letter  ���y  The^Gibsphs Resident joggers' Association: application  for a Land: Use Permit to use.  Shoal Bay area for logging  booms continues to be a matter of negotiation.  A letter from E.W. Bassett.,  deputy minister of Lands and  Forests addressed in the first  instance to Mr. F.J. Holland,  secretary of the loggers association; copies of which were sent  to the Village Commission and  others interested, maintains  that until the area involved  has been zoned formally 7 by  the Village Commission, the  government cahnct act on the  application. ; ���"���'������ V  Here is a copy of the "letter  "Reference" is made t0 your  letter of July 30th last, being  application for renewal of  Land Use Permit No. 156 m  the name of Gibsons Resident  Loggers' Association for .a  further period of one year.  from the expiry date of said  permit,( viz.; Aug. 30,   1955.  "In this  connection    I    am  directed t0'V advise    that,   the.  Honorable .the 7 -Minister    has  now made r a full :������ review    of -  all reports of this, case, includ  ing findings of the Land Commissioner as a. result of a hear-  . ing held by hihi 7:at Gibsons  on Nov. 7 last in .accordance  with section 141 of the "Land  Act" andi various other- independent submissions and petitions received directly by the  Minister.  Considered also is the fact  that the area involved in the  application-, while under jurisdiction of the Crown Provincial for. administrative, purposes, is within the municipal  boundaries 'of the Corporation  of the Village of Gibsons Landing, and such fact wasVbrought  formally to the attention ��� of  -the Minister by letter dated  Sept. 21, 1955, addressed to  him by the Board of Commissioners of the Village.  7. It is also noted that the cor-  7 poration, under its .powers,  has the prerogative .'-. through  bylaw 'to delineate zoning as  between residential andi ;qther  uses for any and all' lands in  its corporate boundaries; and  that portion of the Village embodying the area of the1 current ���;  application has not been so  zoned.  ...In. the ..light of the above related and all;other pertinent  circumstances, it is the decision of the7 Honorable1 the Minister that the department is  not in a position to consider  your application pending formal zoning by the Corporation  of the area involved. If and  when sucli zoning is affected,  ah application may be considered on its particular merits in  light of zoning properly established for the area. '  E.W. Bassett,  ���  Deputy Minister.  The letter when read at  the last Village Commission  meeting drew comment from  various members as to tlie  reason why the department after allowing the lease to be  operative previously without'  worrying about, zoning should  at this time become interested in whether the area is  zoned.        . *V  According to remarks passed at the meeting the entire  land area of the village is  zoned andi the zoning of water  areas by a municipality is regarded  as  doubtful.  To allowymore people to  spend more time taking in the  1956 Sunshine Coast Fall Fair  this year the event will last.  three days instead of the usual two.   '"   '    "V-"'"' .''  It will open at 7 p.m. Aug  23 and remain open to 10 p,m.  that night. On Aug. 24 it will  Open at 10 a.m.'and remain  open1 to 10 p.m. then on Sat.,  Aug. 25 it, wUl be open from  10 a.m. to 5- p.m. with a dance  to follow.  This, move was discussed  last Friday night at a meeting  of the Fair Committee in the  Parish Hall.-If was decided  owing to complaints of the  shortness of the available  hours that more time woud be  alloted. This resulted in an  earlier opening with judging  to take place on the Thursday  afternoon instead of on the  Friday afternoon.  It was also decided to change  the name of the fair from the  Howe Sound Fall Fair to the  Sunshine Coast Fall Fair.. This  was due because of the interest being shown by outside  points not actually in the  Howe Sound area, such as Se-  cheit and other places up  coast. Mover of the motion  to change the name was Jack  . Fitchett and the seconder, Mr.  Little. ."���"'',���'';  It was also felt the chairman should have someone to  fill in for him in the event he  should have-to be away jso Mr.  Little was elected to the post  qf vice-chairman.  Chairman of the meeting was  Roy Malyea, Rae Hruse attended as a delegate from the Kiwanis Club.  The problem cf forming a  building fund was discussed  and one result was through a  motion proposed  by Mr.    Le-  feuvere that all committee and  executive members be assessed  $1. a'year each to be put in. a  building fund. It was suggested members of the committee  do like other organization  members and hold: social  events to collect money- for  the building fund.  The financial statement of  the Fair Committee as audited  by Robert Burns, Village clerk,  revealed total receipts for the  year were $1,302.99 and after  paying all bills and expenses  there was $568.01 in the bank  and cash on hand. Assets totaled $733.  Two delegates were chosen  to attend the B.C. Fairs Association annual meeting on dates  to be arranged. They were  Mr. Malyea and Mrs. J. Fitchett.  Next meeting v/ill be a pot-  luck supper in the Parish Hall  Sat. Feb. 18 starting at 7 p.m.  y More than;40 parents heard  tfierpanel discussion on, report  clrds, at the Elphinstone PTA  nieetirig in Gibsons last week.  >s Mrs. Glassford and Mrs.  Rankin, of the high- school  teaching gbaft, and Jack Warn  as a. parent, carried on a spirited' discussion of. the points  and purpc��es of the left .side  qjj the .report card.  > This part of the report card  deals with the overall grading  of the student and deals with  his general school attitude his  school-citizenship -and his general' standing. -  * The meaning of * the letters  and the type of comments  were given and an explanation  pt'the comments by the teachers. The methods of recording by duplicate cards was*  explained.  lTTj>e main portion of the'pan-  ei^tlme ^was 'Jbatfgn. by- T^rs-  Rankin and* Mrs! * Glassford in  outlining in some detail how  .ratings were determined from  a composite cf all the teachers' individual ratings for  each pupil to indicate development by the pupil in proportion  to  apparent capacity.  Each . pupil did not necessarily receive an equal rating  from each teacher, since factors of personality, class subject and degree of interest in  "it are subject to variation in  both teacher  and  student.,  It was pointed out that on  occasions where teachers might  be in doubt concerning certain  ratings, recourse had been to  a class rating wherein each  student rated all the others in  the class. Subsequent comparison had indicated a more severe rating by the students  themselves  than  by the staff.  The staff recognized there  were certain inherent shortcomings in the procedure but  it represents an honest effort  subject to errors cf human  judgment, to assess a student's general attitude to responsibilities and to .fellow  students in their social contacts. As such it was a valuable indicator t0 both teacher  and parent.  Mr. Trueman principal of  the high school gave a resume  of the work done at the" curriculum conference in Toronto  child  chokes  Scott the 16-month ,old son  of Mr. and Mrs. Einar Gallier  of Port Mellon, died when he  choked on food, on Saturday,  Jan. 28. Dr. Inglis of Gibsons  was called, but the - child was  dead when he reached the  Port Mellon First Aid station,'  t0 which he had been taken.  A coroner's jury was held  Monday afternoon. Dr. Mc-  Coll's verdict was "Death due  to asphyxiation, caused by a  foreign body lodged in the  throat".  Funeral service was held  Wednesday at the Chapman  Funeral Home Vancouver, the  Rev. Higgs officiating. .Burial  was in the Babyland section  of the Forest Lawn cemetary.  which- he had- "attended. He  made some interesting ��� comparisons between the work of  the  East and West.  He referred to the three-  stream curriculum now being  used in , Hamilton Ont. which  is creating' nation-wide interest. The system has its problems but* it is a large step in  solving the problems "of the  top student and the" slower  students in  the same grade.  This system endeavors to  gar* a program of ' studies to  the pace Of the student, whether fast, average or slow, and  to avoid holding the one back  or pushing the other beyond  his abilities.  This talk was received with  i great interest by parents and  "teachers. It was    decided    to  hold, the February meeting at  the 'same, time as the District  Council conference in- Gibsons;;  ' on Feb. 29J* to take advantage"  of the conference and the spe-,  cial- speakers/ This    will    be  Wednesday, Feb. 29, .instead of  Tuesday, 28th. It is hoped the  speakers will    be    announced  before that date.  7 inch snow  A seven inch snow-fall which  skirted Gibsons but covered  an area as far up-coast as Selma Park fell Sunday and blanketed quite an area, R.F. Kennett, the weatherman reports.  He added that the most recent comparable snow was 11.2  on Jan. 25, 1954. The heavy  cloud that precipitated the  snow had been building up towards Mount Elphinstone for  some hours, he reported and  when it let go, it was quite a  snowfall.  Monday night's temperature  went  down   to   14.6     degrees  . which is    somewhat    on * the  coldi.'side for this part of. the  country.  Granthams plans  community  drive  1 .Granthams residents, anxious to complete their community hall, are organizing various  money  making projects.  On Wednesday of last week,  Mr. and Mrs. Dan McLean and  Mr. and Mrs. E.M. Wheeler  convened an enjoyable and  successful evening of whist and  cribbage in the hall. Prizes  for the whist going to Mrs.  Bud Bennett, and Mr. Martin,  high scores. Consulation prizes  went to Mrs. M. Haiglund and  Mr. Sam Armour.  Cribbage high scores .went  to Mrs. Hanna and Mr. John  Wood. Consolation prizes went  to Mrs. Johnson and Mr. A.  Child.  The committee in charge  plans further activities in the  ncar future  More help is needed for Gibson Memorial United Church  Sunday school it was reported  at the annual meeting of the  church Tuesday night when a  potluck supper preceded the  business meeting.  Some  25  persons    attended  and heard the annual repprts  of the church and its affiliated organizations. Total givings  for the church passed the $5,-  000 mark this year, Mr. N.  MacKenzie, treasurer reported.  Owing to general expansion  in Gibsons area it was felt  that when a call is made for  a new minister a young man  should beconsidered in view  of the incre&se in the young  er element settling in the district.  v Tlie "church board is in communication with one minister  but to date he has not made up  his mind. The meeting decided  to increase its share of the minister's salary by $100 to make  the amount $2,200 with whatever grant the United Church  in Canada would offer, added.  Rev; E. Kemp the romister  reported, that during the year  there   were .three, baptisms,  four marriages and four burials. Total membership' is-now  80. In commenting ori his work  during the four    months    he  had    ministered    during;  last  year,  Mr.. KempV along;   with;;  ���Mrs. KempV said the eoopera-V  tion and kindness they had ex- :  perienced had been'of; great;.  help to them. ;���;--.;��� r V  The M and M fund to;.which -  the^; churces 7 at Gibsons, Port .  Mellon,    Wilson    Creek    and  Roberts Creek and eantributed  totalled $500 /for    the   year  c wMc&Vwas the Objective    set  Assets' of Gribson Memorial,  church proper totalled $12;500,  the church building and land  being valued at $7,000 and  the manse building, land and  furniture at $5,500. It was suggested* at the meeting that  something should be done  about renovating  the    manse.  Reports of the women's or-  ganizations were given by Mrs.  McKibbin, Miss Dobie and  Mrs Donaldson which showed  they all had an active year  which ended with their finances being on the right side. ���   ;,  Mrs. McKibbin who report  ed fcr the Sunday School said  62 children were on the roll  and the four teachers found  handling large classes not to  the best interests of the children and urgedi that more  teachers volunteer to help out.  Resolutions were passed  thanking the heads of all departments and others for their  untiring efforts during the last  year.  When- it came to the election cf officers, Mr. Wicklund  was named, secretary, Mr.  MacKenzie-treasurer, Mr. Newman the M and! M fund and  those elected to the board of  stewards were Mr. McKibbin,  Miss Grant, Mr. T. Fyles, Mr. '  Humphries, Mrs. Donaldson  and Mrv Cruice.  . Mrs. Mainil and Mr. Humphries wer again appointed  co-crganists.  )  Production  of  automatic  electric clothes-dryers rose to 21,-  000 units  in   1954  from   8,000  two years earlier.  Polio March  Sunshine Coast Mothers'  March for the 1956 Eight Polio  campaign will take place Sat..  Feb. 18, G. Murdoch, Kinsmen  club campaign manager has  announced.  There will be a meeting of  the mothers who volunteered,  last year on Fri., Feb. 10 to  discuss plans for the Mother's  March. Last year the mothers  of Sunshine Coast collected  $1,400 in one hour  While the campaign in British Columbia in now underway and will continue until  Feb. 13. the organization work  for the peninsu'a drive is now  well  in hand. A-   ���*�����  -    --  7*r  '(She (toast 5  .Coast News  Feb.  2   1956  Published   by   Sechelt   Peninsula   News   Lid.  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  Jaifhorized Second Class Mail, Post Office Department, Ottawa  Sales of Subscription:  12 mos. $2; 6 mos. $1.25; 3 mos. 75c  United States and Foreign, $2.50 per year. 5c per copy  A Teenager lament?  Tlie following letter was received by The Coast News as  "written, without further identification. Usually newspapers  fa not use letters unless there is some positive identification  as to who is sponsoring the letter. The letter follows:  Editor: We, the "Teenagers" of the Peninsula are Asking for help. We are asking the people to help us put our  Ideas over. To put it short, there is simply nothing for us  8a do.  The grownups of the Peninsula seem to take no interest  ini us;at all. However they have plenty to say when we hang  around,, smoke and drive around in cars. Could you tell us  *��5aat we are supposed to spend our money and time on  other than these things.  We are asking only for something to do. If we had a Recreational Centre or perhaps a Roller Rink or something of.  tkis sort we would be fully satisfied. Something like this*  would provide us with something to do and make for good  dfeau fun.  We are the coming generation, we want to work together  mid make our communities fun to live in. *  We are asking the adults for help as we cannot do these  flings alone. "The TEENAGERS"  This letter contains some interesting material worthy of  comment because it reveals the inertia so prevelent among  young people of today. Take the first paragraph  there  & simply nothing for us to do. Those "teenagers" if teen-,  agens -wrote it. want someone to prime the pump for them..  ' y, are unable to prime it themselves. Surely an_o_i�� the  stone  avels  A B.C. Douglas Fir felled  nearly 100 years ago, will  continue its useful career in  the hanrih of the presiding officers of a number of B.CV  civic bodies and associations.;  Gavels, turned from cne of the  original timbers'^of the Anderson sawmill at Port Alberni,  have been presented to the  mayors and the Chambers of  Commerce of Alberni and  Port Alberni, other Vancouver  Island organizations and a  number of forest products  trade associations, by Mr. H.R.  MacMillan.  This is an event of considerable historical significance.  -The Andersen mill was, the  first sawmill in British Columbia providing lumber for export trade. Hie site, at the  head of Alberni Inlet, near  the present Alberni Pulp mill,  was selected by Captain Edward Stamp of the Andersori  Company in I860 and construction  started  that year.  The" land was occupied by  an.Indian villageyrjut for $100  worth, .of blankets and guns  the. natives agreed to give up  their homes and move else^  where. However the project  was nearly abandoned before  the start of construction be- -:-  ;cause of fear of the.. Indians,  "whose ..curiosity    kept    them  Books in Library  List of Books recently added to the Gibsons Library.  Costabx T.B., The  Tontine.  Baggaley,     James,     Chindit  Story.  Hansen, R.P., Walk a Wicked Mile. ���  Corbett, E. Family Portrait.  Cloete,  S. African  Giant  Hutchison, B. Struggle for  the Border.  Kimbrough, E., So near and  Yet  so   Far.  Giskes, H.J., London calling North Pole.  Hutchinson R.C., The Stepmother. v  McDcoigall, I., African Turmoil.  Monsarrat, N. Castle Garac.  Lustgarten, E., Woman in the  Case.  Lindbergh, A., Gift from the  Sea.  Slaughter, F.G. Flight from  Natchez.  #  Spring, H.,. These Lovers  fled   away.  Roy, Gabrielle, The" Cashier.  Turnbull, A., Golden Journey. -     ��� '  ���     '  Waugh, E. Officers and Gentlemen.  Yerby, Frank, Treasure of  Pleasent Valley.  Fraterna  lod.  ges  in  Q��are they all dead on their feet. .   ���   .       ���   -m aaws-'-Tae- intei-vention* ^j^-^T_  ^.���  ���^'���%iker. paragraph two..... the grownups of the Peninsula  Sake: no interest in us at all. How about interesting the  grownups yourselves? Start something worthwhile. The  reaction might pi'oduce just what you want.  ���Jte the same paragraph ...: Could you tell us what we are  supposed to spend our money and our time on other thar.  these;things (smoke and drive around in cars). If all the  seenagers of today can think of is smoking and driving  Around in cars, the future of the human race has reached  ait exceedingly low ebb.  Fai-agraph three states that "if we had a Recreation  detitre or perhaps a roller rink or something of this, sort  ire would be1 fully satisfied." A great deal could be said on  Both sides of this matter. Youth is seldom fully satisfied.  Generally speaking adults would like to help teenagers  m everyway they can but teenagers must first learn ��� to  5ifelp themselves.  To soften the: bldw^oteenagersr once 'again the opinion  S& expressed that the, letter; was written, by an, adult. How-  .araer its use in this manner might stir up something worthwhile so teenagers, if you have anything to. offer - even to  criticizing the above letter - mail, send or deliver it to The  CJoast News. Remember even though you use a nom de  .plume, please sign your right name to guarantee authenticity.  health standards  -'* In view of the fact National Health Week is upon us and  die Federal government-is now considering a general health  scheme for Canada along with the provinces, the following  editorial suggested by the Health League of Canada should  ��ommand attention:  There is no field in which the question of national unity  is more important than in the field of health. Canada is  growing up. But Canada like all countries will only acquire  full membership, assured status and finally leadership in  the federation of the world by virtue of the physical and  mental health of all Canadians.  It is not sufficient that one or several sections of the  Bominion should have low rates of sickness and poverty,  that the citizens of only some areas should be well fed, well  jftoused, healthy and long lived. It must be a matter of concern to all Canadians that some parts of Canada have lagged behind others. The great objective should be steadily  advancing standards in all parts of the Dominion.  This objective. requires a continuous health education  programme for the whole of Canada conceived along.the  ���Sroadest lines involving the participation of as many units  af all varieties as possible. Only by such means will official  Departments concerned with the health arid welfare of the  people be strengthened, only by such a nation-wide effort  will laws for the preservation of health and the. abolition of  jgoverty be passed in all-Provinces not merely in some.  A rotten apple will affect a barrel of good apples. Communicable disease will spread from a neglected area, to a  iiealthy area or the criminal in the slums may rob and kill  Bias wealthy neighbour. The objectives of humanitarianism  are not parochial but national and world-wide. And as the  objectives of universal humanitarianism are realized th^re  "mil be no slums or disease anywhere to infect the rest of  the world. If we in Canada realize the significance of these  jjdeals we will work not only for the health of parts of our  eountry but always for the health and welfare of all  Canadians.  e�� another pioneer,-- William-  Banfield,"~ who spoke the.native language, smoothed things:  . out, but not before:   he    laid  down a strict code ;of conduct  to be followed; by the    white  workers. This included r_o sale  of intoxicants, no ^foolish sky-V  larking", and    no    indiscreet  use  of firearms.  The mill reached a peak  production of i.000,t)00 board  feet a year in 18S3. Most of  the lumber went to the VBrit-  ikh market, whic_i at that time  was cut off trbm i��iheV'. of-7jW'  normal source of supply ;. by.:  the, American civil war. Tlie  mill closed in 1866. There had  been a slackening ih demand  andi in addition, the Colonial  Secretary stated "there is no  wood in the district sufficient  to: supply the wants of a large  mill". The huge output of the  present day pulp, plywood,  shingle and saw mills in Port  Alberni make this, latter statement appear absurd but the  crude methods of a century  ago could not make use of the  timber'": readily available by  modern mechanized     legging.  The mill   was managed for  plastering,, have _or the .most.  part been replaced by other  materials. Statistics of 'Production shew that 1926 was the  top year when 1,378,366 M  were- made. Gradual reductions over the years brought  production down to only 155,-  593 M in 1853. Laths are now  used largely in packaging  tobacco leaves and for   snow  - fences." ������������������      ������������ -; 7-'-        '���-���.-.:��.���  Canadians  sfrjent  $105,51��,-  ; 000* on motion picture entertainment last year, 3.3% less  than in =1953. Paid admissions  dropped 8.5% to 237,265,fl0<>:  Drive in theatres    alone   had  ���larger patronage and increased  . receipts., '������ .���;-, ��� ;-;   -  _,es-  Are the 1,000,000 Canadian  men who belong to Canada's  fabulous fraternal lodges merely grown men who act like  foolish kids?  "No," says Fred Edge in the  current January issue of Liberty magazine. Though the 'in-  tra-mural rituals of these  "secret" societies are . clouded  from the public eye, these  groups are actually big business enterprises, valuable  boons to small town culture.  The eight most powerful  societies are:  Ancient Free and Accepted  Masons of - Canadtet; Ancient  Arabic Order of the Nobles of  the Mystic Shrine for North  America; Maccabees; Independent Order of Foresters;  Knights of Columbus; Loyal  Order of Moose; Independant  Order of Odd Fellows; and  Loyal Orange Association.  They control billions of dollars in real estate and. other  holdings.  .Probably the best known-of  these, Masons have 250,000  members in 1,500 Canadian  Arch Mason. ���'���"������  lodges , according to Liberty.  Masonry began with the stone  masons , who shaped stones  for building]in early England.  Masons join' as apprentices,  become Fellows of the Ordft  (2nd degree)^ViQ$en Master Ma-  Canada's corset industry  shipped 205,838 dozen corsets  and girdles last year as compared with 187,611 dozed in  1953. Average factory 'price  was. slightly higher at $38.67  a dozen versus $38.63<a dozen.  H  will pass through your hands  in the next few years. How  much of it will you keep?  You can save a substantial  amount with the aid of an  Investors Plan. For full details contact your Investors  representative:      '  Write or Phoi>e  NEVILLE ASTLEY    7  District Manager  503-640   W.  Hastings  Phone   Marine   5283  Vancouver 2,   B.C.  Syndicate  :��'.\C:�� ��.aV-���... ,".   -    ;'      '.  -  >��_  ���*���^"i��SiHOP*l CITIES  Don't. forget   to   read  Coast News Classified.  The  sons (3rdf :.vdegre'e).' V'M&mbers  can go oh to further degrees-  the Scotch" Rite, and Royal  the first two years'by Captain  Edward Stamp and he was succeeded by Gilbert Malcolm  Sproat. The names of these  two men are kept alive by  such familiar place names as>  "Stamp Falls" and "Sproat  Lake"..   ���  I.O.O.F.; Sunshine  Cqast  Lodge No.76 inlets Gibson's Legion Hall; .2nd^and?  ��� 4th Fria|f^eaeEi%,p^tft".'-7::..  IT'S  ���52 PONTIAC SEDAN  A Lovely Two-Tofie  Car  City Driven:   $1285  ASK CtiAME ������  POUND DISIRICI  v   ;ACi;V;;";-';;fv-  WHEREAS    under the pro-  visions of t^is,.Act, apphc^tiehy  has7. b ee-^mSde-Alo- the). Lieuten^VAy  ant-Governor in    Council,   to".  constitute as a pound .District  certain land in -the:' vicinity cf  Madeira Park; which may be  more    particularly7 7 described .  as follows:- AH, those    lands -.-  ly ing adj acehtV to the    waters  of   Pender Harbour; . Gerrans  Bay,7 Bargain A. VBay ���-. and    thfe  Straight of Georgiajknown    as.  Lets  997,  1023,7 1362;    1390*  1391," 1392,  2792;  5525,  5846,  5847V 5848,   5849,  5850; 5851,  5852 and 5853, Group 1,^ New  Westminster Land District.    , ,:  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEft  that thirty days ofter publication of^ this notice, the Lieutenant-Governor in Council will  proceed to comply with the  application unless within the  said time objection, is made to  the Minister, of Agriculture by-  eight proprietors within such  proposed Pound District, ih .'  Form "A", of the Schedule of  the Act7 " - .      v        .:..;'.  "W.'K.  kiernan"  Minister of Agriculture.  Department  of 'Agriculture,  Victoria, B.C.,  January 26. 1956."  mt*m��tim. ti.it ^miXfitTM'^u *+:. k  .i��vwiiiwiiiw  You can't rush  Eskimo technician  A 17-year-old Eskimo who  Ik studying in Winnipeg may  Be. the first of his people to be-  some a fully-qualified watch  repairman. Charles Soupay,  who comes from Aklavik, N.  W.T., is now enrolled at the  Manitoba Technical institute  where he is learning the intri  cate skills of    the ; trade:  he  hopes to follow. V  A fellow resident from Aklavik,- Stephen Firth, and Indian, recently learned 'how to  operate crawler shovels in  Montreal -and Cedar Rapids,  Iowa. When his course was  completed he returned to Aklavik, to help move the town-  site to  its new  location.  Nature takes her time m yiddrng the former  a return on his investment of money ��nd dfott.  Meftiivhile fee may need cash fof feed or  icm^2erori^pltsxiim^;cM:toit-TO<^hkb^n;  Cf buy livestock.  Bmk. UmuIs let him go *he_i vh& his pkos or  impr&vemeoes without waitibg foe faxnrest tinieV  Across his local b*r_|c manager's desk he talks over  Vd-dpiifpose, amount fti^d repayment ofxheloin.  It's a simple, straightforward business transaaioa  involyiog the use of baak cvedk to  fwomote enterprise.  In big city: or rund wrca^ the local branch of j'our  chart��ed. bank, is; a. cohyehient banking service-  centrerrScftlfed^by- friendly people, it is ready  to help you Twith your saving, borrowing and  other banking business.. .all under one roof.  Only a chartered bank sfftrs a full  range of banking services, including:  MONEY OSOEftS AMD  BANK  DRAFTS  To send money. anywhere in  Caa��d* oi througho*-! the;  World.   '   ���      ���;  ��� V     jy 'X.  i iii gk s: or Vcr i bit xy' ���*>���  ���-..��..-    * *..*y,w,-,.. -.;.v, x-~y;y,;i .��� -  Foe tra.veLlefsort emended'ttips,  or to fin_Ri-_ business transactions at a distance.  MOBTeA6E  IOAMS  'V For building your bbnve under  ihe terms; of the Nttional  .-   Housini  FARM  IMPKOVfiMCM?  ������ ;^iAN^y,y ;'-y\:^y  Foe i^iij'tw6rth*hilc purposes,  adding. to ��� proigress, efficiency  and the comfort of form life.  THE   CHARTERED   BANKS   SERVING  YOUR   COMMUNITY  Ai BY TONY GARGRAVE  When you are a member o_  the legislature you run into  many things. The most fantastic story I have heard up  to  datet   is  that    oi-    Robert  John  Fraser.  Bob Fraser is 24, and was  born.at Fort St. John, B.C.  His mother left his father  when he was a child and his  father brought the boy up.  According to friends at Prince  George he is a pleasant .truthful lad. One night last year  he- had a few drinks too many  and ended up in the Prince  George municipal jail,  story. A story which the public  ., '.'���*"**  In -that jail began a "terrible  only heard about, six months  later, when a reporter from  the Prince George Daily Citizen tumbled on the incident.  While Bob Fraser was in the  municipal jail on  a    drinking  charge he was taken from the  jail by two RCMP- officers, in  plain clothes, put into    a    car  and driven    15 miles    out    of  town to an isolated spot called  the Blackwater- Road.  The    two    policemen    were  after a confession that Robert  John Fraser had attacked and  robbed  an elderly    Chinaman  ' of thirty dollars.  /        *     *     *  While one officer held Fra-  ser's head by the hair another  struck him across the face,  with blood running from his  nose, they told him.they would  keep him there two hours or  all day if necessary. He said  he would sign anything.  These two police officers  were convinced^ that Bob Fraser was guilty. *  As eager, efficient policemen  they "knew" they had the  right man and they were determined to get the evidence.  Bob Fraser signed the confession, was found guilty in magistrate's court and several  days later sentenced    to    one.  I  k  i  I  t  i  I  s  I  1  A BUY LIKE THIS  '52 Chevrolet  Sedan  Looks Like New! $1195  ma show you  FULLV COVEREP?  Paper is good protection  ��� if it's in the shape of  an insurance policy.  What coverage have you?  Be sure you have  Complete Protection.  N. Richard McKibbin  INSURANCE  *.     "i-i      .  Phone 42 Gibsons, B.C.  ' Over 20 Years  of Insurance .Experience  This Starry Little  McCULLOCH  Is A Real  PERFORMER  Equipped with a  30 IN. BAR  $409  Sec  Frank  Soinik  for  Details  ..i  McCulloch Power Saw  Sales - Service - Parts  SQLNIK SERVICE ST A! ION  year in  jail  and four  strokes  of the paddle.  Well, as. we know now, he  wasen't the right man. Another  person named ."Fraser" was  later convicted for the same  offence and sentenced to 14  months in prison. The two PC  CMP officers have since been  punished by their own Force.  This case, of overwhelming  frightening proportions, has  many fantastic features. Why  were two policemen in plain  clothes ever allowed to take a  prisoner cut of jail, put him in  an automobile, and drive to a ,  lonely spot outside the city for  questioning? Was this a routine procedure?  The knowledge, freely admitted by Inspector J.D. Lee  of the RCMP detachment at  Prince George, that a false  confession was beaten out of  a prisoner must make the oi*-  dinary citizen sick.  Young Fraser, completely in  the hands -of the police, was  terrified to go back on his confession of robbery with violence, lest he receive another  beating.  At the last minute Bcb Fra-  ser's brother became worried  at the seriousness of the charge.  He retained' a lawyer who only  spoke to the mitigation of  sentence. Bob Fraser now has  a new lawyer.  Man}' things are unanswered about this case but I sam  determined to get all the facts.  I have already placed a series  of questions on the legislative  order paper, asking the attorney-general for more details.  i. *     *.    * -.  Fraser's  release    from     his  five months'  imprisonment in  Qakaila jail came about something like this.    As    he    was  working,in the jail one.day a.  guard is reported to have said  to: him, "Hey, Fraser, the A.G. -"  says we got to let you- out today." After he had    gathered-;  together his    things    he   was  asked whether he wanted    to/  go back to Prince' George. No;  doubt remernberirig|what had  happened  there lie'said,'"No,;.  I don't think so,    I think I'd  sooner go to Williams Lake."  With that they swung open the  jail gates and told him he couldv  go..-- ������;������ ���    "������ v.  He was released with no. explanation, .or ��apology- - of ':'*��� aoy -  kind and given a bus ticket to  Williams Lake!  PHONE 85^  SECHELT  ~_  i^^K^___��!^'rW^*K��5?;Tr?f^a  I.  1'  1  w  I  I  _  I  .1  ��  ���I  1  Who Pays For  vertisihg  ���NOT the newspaper reader,   because   he  saves both time and money by  shopping*  the* wide selection of honest values offered  through the "advertising- columns!  ���NOT the advertiser, because advertising  always returns a profit when it is used cor-  vrectly. and consistently t  ���NOT  the publisher, because of the hundreds of firms who profitably   invest hundreds of thousands of dollars in newspaper  advertising!  The business which the non-advertiser loses  pays the cost of advertising and ALSO  returns a nice profit to the fellow who  does advertise! /HOPING for more business is not as effective as inviting more  business!    .  LINE OF ADVERTISING  THE PAPER IS PAID FOR BY  THE FELLOW WHO  DOESN'T ADVERTISE!  (Reprinted from  Editor  & Publisher   magazine  August 9,  1952 issue.)  ���i  I  . t���'-'i  I  - 1  vf"  ��'  I-  43  ���If--  //IK  ���t  ���if--  i  ��� #.���  T  Police Court  In Magistrate Johnston's  court, Philip Scatt Jackson was  fined $25 and costs for speed-  ing near Sechelt. Ronald: Wil- .  liamson, Wilson Creek, was  fined $25 and costs for speeding at Selma Park.  Charges af driving while  ability was impaired, were laid  against Reginald Paul and  Lawrence Bellerose, Sechelt.  Each was found guilty and  fined $150 and costs, or 60  days in jail. Paul's car according to evidence, weaved from  side to side along Sechelt  highway endangering traffic.  Bellerose finally crashed his  car into a telephone pole at  Davis Bay. V  ���".' Charged  with the  theft    of%  clothing from the Sechlet Men's  .Wear a juvenile and a youth  were found guilty. The juvenile was placed on probation  for six .months, and the . teenager received a year's suspended sentence.  James Lewis Reid."of   -Gibr-  sons'was given a three month's  "suspended sentence for failing  ��� to provide for. his three  chil- >..  dren.  *3  1  n  I  f  (  ��  I  I  _  Qapt. G. Roberts  leaves Black Bali  ��� Col. George Paulin, president of Black Ball Ferries  Ltd.', announced appointment  of Mr. B.C. Tollefson as marine  '.superintendent of the company  effective Feb., 1, with headquarters at Horseshoe Bay.  Mr. Tollefson advances from  his former position of Port Engineer.  Capt. George G. Roberts,  general superintendent of the  company has resigne'd, effective Feb. 1 to enter private  business.  i  ...      .������^tS'rS3_-, _,  gmrr?a_  Canadian refineries shipped  131,737,594 pounds of yellow  0r brown sugar in 1954 versus  123,609,259 pounds in 1953.  BY ERIC THOMSON  John Olson, who    died    in  North "Vancouver on  January  23rd was fcr many years a res-  ident of Hopkins landing where  he had a little farm at Lang-  dale  Creek bridge,  which    is  now a culvert. He was a true  frontier mechanic, and out of  the odds and ends of old cars  water  pipes  and logging  machinery, he contrived a water  wheel  which ran a pump to  raise   water   up  to a wooden  tank for his supply. He was a  familiar  sight in Gibsons,  as,  long before the road was paved  he used to travel to the village  en a motor-scooter. When this  wore out he amalgamated parts  of  three trucks to make  one  that would  go, but he never  got it on the road because the  ccst   of  changing the  records'  at Victoria equalled the cost of  a used truck. Before the days of  bull-dozers, he dug out foundations with a scoop pulled by  his  blue ox, and    this   beast  knew to the inch what had to  be done, and when the ox quit,  the job was done. Mr. Olson  was a great    friend    o_!    the  small boys of the settlement,  not only in his willingness to  supply from his extraordinary  store of "spare parts", everything required; by the youthful  pirates and-   tree^\peilers    tJ_ 7.  the- times fcr their adventures  and back of his barn was the  best place, for fish-worms, the  "freedom of the pile" always  being cheerfully grantd by the  owner.  The sympathy of his former  neighbors and friends goies  oiit to his widow and family.  John Olson died in North  Vancouver, where he had fceei.  living at 1341 Dollarton Highway. He was in his 81st year.  He leaves his wife, one 7 son  Fred at IVtaplewood, and one  daughter Mrs. J.A. Mainprise  at jasper, Alberta.'.'The funeral  was .Jan. 26, to North Vancouver;'.cemeta^ with Key. Frank  G!,Patterson. officiating.  Parents watch  Guide fly-up  A group of Port Mellon  parents watched the short  ceremony at which five Tweenies were enrolled' as Brownies.  After a probationary period in  which they had learnt the  Brownie salute, motto and  promise, how to tie a reef  knot and how to fold their  ties, the day when they could  wear their uniforms had come.  The Brownies' Toadstool  stood in a little garden of  bright moss and ferns watched  Coast News  Feb.  2   1956  over by a realistic owl an&  each Tweenie in turn came to  the toadstool, gave the Brownie  salute and made their premise  "To do my best, to do my duty  to God and the Queen. To help  other people every day, especially those in the home".  Those enrclled were Dawn.  Armstrong, Carol Enemark  Sharon Harrop, Anneli WeSfc  and Carol Williamson.  At a similar ceremony the  previous week three Brownies,  Kay Louden, Barbara Norman  and Carol Whitty hopped up  to Guideland.  for Valentine's Day  LET A GAY LITTLE GIFT OF  Jewelry *  MAKE IT A REAL OCCASION!  We have a full & varied gift line  WATCH AND JEWELRY REPAIRS  CHRIS'.S JEWELLERS  Phone 96  Sechelt  DISTANC  CALLS  go through  faster  whmyou  eaMhy  SHINGLE PRODUCTION  Several hundred mills make  wooden shingles in Canada,  but the mills in British Columbia accounted for 96% oj; the  all-Canada total of 2,610,000  squares in 1953. All of the  shingles sawn in B. C. were  of western red cedar, while in  Quebec, Ontario and New  Brunswick eastern red cedar  formed the greater part of the  production. Spruce heads the  list in Prince Edward Island  and  Newfoundland.  Long Distance is fast-���often twice as fast  -^-wlien you call by NUMBER; Here's  why. By giving the operator tlie out-of-town  NUMBER���rather than just the name  and address���you won't liave to  wait while she gets the number  from "Information" in the  town or city you're calling,    /te/e  BRITISH COLUMBIA TELEPHONE COMPANY  -*)  DON'T WORRY about the  PE  empty space out  WALK THROUGH - w#e still  in business at the blck!  NSUUl LOGGING SPPPLY, Ltd.  4  5  Photte  1  SECHELT  94R  1jfflB��^^#*��5  Yon can use  HOME I  mt LOANS  or  ALL HOME IMPROVE  . We Are Approved Applicators for all  Roofing & Sidin  We Give Free Estimates  *radnct$  a  Write: 1531 Haywood Ave., West Vancouver, or Phone Collect: West 237211 4      Coast News   Feb.   2   1956  Don't   forget   to   read   The  Coast News Classified.  in ixw  ew Stock of  $5.25  per Roil  Covers 75 Sq. Ft.  Take them home in  your car.  Tackers and Staples  Supplied.  ALSO  LOOSE FILL INSULATION  for your Ceilings  '     $1.45 per sack, covers  24 sq. ft. 2 in. thick.  WHY SHIVER?  Just Phone  GIBSONS   BUILDING  SUPPLIES LTD.  PHONE   GIBSONS   53  A banquet in the Community Hall was the setting for  the inauguration cf the 1st  Girl Guide Company of Port  Mellon  on. Tues.  Jan. 24.  Guest speaker was to have  been Mrs. E. Clendenning, but  due to ill health Mrs. Labonte,  Captain of 1st Girl Guides,  Gibsons spoke on "Guiding  must be fun".  Other guest from Gibsons  were Miss Coral Benn, Lieutenant; Mrs. Robertson, badge  secretary; Miss Barbara  Knowles company leader; Miss  Joyce Inglis, patrol leader;  and Miss Carol Knowles, patrol leader. ��Mrs Louden,  Brown Owl of the Port Mellon  Brownie Pack and Mrs. Graham their Godmother were  also present. ,  The 14 members of the 1st  Port. Mellon Guide Co. have as  their leaders, Mrs. Strayhorn,  captain; Mrs. Preiss lieutenant;  Mrs. Manton, badge secretary  and Mrs Greggain, Godmother.  The focal association for this  Company consists of the- following members; Mrs. Bursey,  Mrs. Enemark, Mrs. Harrop,  Mrs. Whitty, Mrs. Norman,  Mrs. Greggain, Mrs. Graham,  Mrs.  Manton   and  Mrs.  Gill.  Mrs. Strayhorn and Mrs.  Preiss thanks the sponsors of  their company, the Women's  Auxiliary of the Port Mellon  Community Church for their  donation of $20 which helped  to purchase the equipment  for the 1st Port Mellon Guides.  urns dinner  At the annual PTA Burns  supper at Sechelt's Legion  Hall, Jan. 28 Mrs. Smith, PTA  president welcomed more than  100 quests. The Selkirk Grace  was said by Mr. H. Maclecd  and the Haggis was piped in  by Piper Dr. McColl. Mio on  five minutes notice when- Piper Jim Nicol was unable to  attend, carried on piping  duties. Dave Wilson gave the  address to the Haggis in a fitting  Scotch  tongue.       '  Mr. Andy Johnston toasted  The Queen and Mr. Bill  Smith gave a complete toast  to the Lassies to which Mrs.  B.  Sims replied..  A concert followed the dinner and the artists, arranged  by Mrs Stockwell were Mrs.  Hilda Lee, solo; Mrs. E. Lucken and Mrs. M. Ayton. diuet;  Mr. and Mrs. Stockwell, Mrs.  Robillard and Mr. Dave Wilson, a quartet; Mr. Lucken,  , violin sclo; Miss Lynda Orcharde, dances; and Mrs. Robillard, a solo. The accompanist throughout^ was Mrs. Connie  Wilson  Mrs. Florence  Ballet teacher  is experience  d  VOESN'T HAPPEN OFTEN  '51  Ch��v.  Sedan,  Custom.  "Radio &  Heater $985  wmm you get mm  Miss    Anne    Gordon,    who  ' comes from    Vancouver    each  .Thursday  to teach ballet,  has  had special training in teaching pre-school children.  Classes are being held at  St. Bartholomew's Parish hall,  starting at 1.30 for pre-school  children and 2.30 for the primary class.   .     ��� . V  y  Tlie syllabus to be followed  is that of the Roy ai Academy  of Dancing and pupils so desiring, niay be prepared for the  Royal Academy examination.  Classes will include instruction in ballet technique, character dancing, mimi and music  appreciation. In oddition; Miss  Gordon says the instruction  helps develop ; good deportment, general health and' appreciation of the art of dancing.  J  Bank  Always  T  Here's how you sovo iinrw ond  trouble when you bonk by  THi. sank of kova scoria's eimpk aystftm of banlcmg by  mail gives you �� 24-hoar-a^ttyvcoi_Jitry-wide banking  service. Ta take advantage of this imieUavuig eervics a��k  your neighbourhood branch of tlie Bank of Nova Scotk for  the apocial %a��k-by-mair envelopes. Tktty mclude a deposit  <.tlip, a <h��pa��it receipt* andVa retiirii eKVelope. Wfeea yoi&  liavc a cheque to deposit, there's no oeed to go to tl��baftk*  Yoa simply endorse the cheque: t*ay to the w&ce af Tba  Bank of Nova Scotia (your aignatore); fillia yo��r deposH  _Jigjaddress the return rec^pt' t$ yowtseif, and aaaiL Yoiir  :d|j^i^ceeolddd and your receipt mailed before the Baok't  ; dodf * open, making you the first castoaifT of the day.  ��� Write for de����ris>thr# fefck- ��* .nak ������ of onr ��u��*  far det��iU A*xt t��m�� yoa ����� i�� tfe*k��i��k.  ��� Yow Partner In Helping Can��*/*. Grow  Your BNS Manager is a good man to know.  In Squamish and Woodi'ibre he is A. M. Reid.  cnau  Mrs.  Florence Eleanor    Mc-  /Naughtcn of Secret Cove passed, away  on   Sat. Jan.  28  in  her 74th    year,    following    a  lengthy illness.  She leaves her husband,  John, one daughter: Miss Marjorie, of Vancouver and two  sens, William John and Donald Ernest of Pender Harbour  also 2 sisters in England.  The McNaughtohs are well  known in Secret Cove. Mr. Mc-  Naughton with his sons logged in Jervis Inlet area fcr  about 30 years. Mrs. McNaugh-  ton was popular with the people of the Cove,  Canon A. Green officiated  at the funeral service en Wednesday afternoon Feb. 1, at  Heather Chapel of Harold Ed-  ' wards Ltd., with burial at Forest Lawn cemetary.  NEW MECHANIC  Sunnycrest Motors announces their new mechanical expert, Mr. Roy Miller of Vancouver, will-arrive on Thursday. He is locking for a home  for himself, his wife and four  daughters.  He has been 20 years in the  automotive trade for himself,  Charlie Kirk says, and will be  in complete charge of all repair work at Sunnycrest  Motors.  tfftiflfesa���^^^  ALL SEWING NEEDS ��� BUTTERICK, PATTERNS  BROADCLOTHS, CORDS, DENIMS, CURTAINS!  A NICE ASSORTMENT OF PRINTS,  Chris's Variety Shoppe  Phone 96  Sechelt  PTA  MEETING  Eighteen members turned  out for the Roberts Creek PTA  meeting on Jan. 26 to hear Mr.  A.S. Trueman, principal of  Elphinstone High School and  representative of the curriculum dept. for the Board of Education at Toronto, who compared eastern education with  ours. His talk was informative.  It was 'voted to donate $25  to the Boy  Scout  Group.  Mrs. Gordon Reeves reported on the Talent Show.  Because of the regional con-  ferance at Gibsons on Feb. 29  there will not be a meeting of  the local PTA in February.  and  SAVE!  with  Thriftee's  Yard  Goods  BROADCLOTHS, Colors and White, per yard 59c  COTTON PRINTS, Colorful, per yard. 39c to 59c  "Thriftpakt" 4-yd. DRESS LENGTHS, each   $2.50  FLANNELETTES, New Patterns," per yard.  59c  CURTAIN MATERIAL Color-dots & plain, 59c & 65c  * CROY WOOL, oz, 52c BEEHIVE WOOL, oz. 57c  NYLON REINFORCED WOOL, oz. 29c  Mary Maxim INDIAN WOOL, 4 oz. skein 95c  Mary Maxim CLOUDSPUN WOOL, 2 oz. 69c  THREADS, BUTTQNS, and all SEWING Accessories  Th rif tee Sto res  - Phone 34F  Gibsons  VICTORIAN ORDER OF NURSES  Elphinstone  Branch  Statement of Receipts and Disbursements  for the year  -s  RECEIPTS:  ��� , Nurse's. Calls    -..  . ��� Indian. Dep't.  ��� ���;���*���.!. B.    Control'  ���:  D. V. A.  : V. 0. N.    Ottawa  Membership dues  ���;M*1.-*  adj.  Donations and Campaign funds:  Diocese of New Westminster  Kiwanis' Baseball  Annual meeting-  Special donations   (Oct.)  Chekwelp Reserve      V  Gibsons  Gower Point  Granthams Landing  Roberts Creek  Wilson Creek  Headlands Aux.  Sundry receipts and refunds  Interest on Savings a/c  DISBURSEMENTS:  . Nurse's salaries  .      *  Income Tax Deductions  Workmens' Compensation  637.50  V600.00  426;00  218.75  205.00  25.00  $ 100.00  116.00  1064.24  54.30  3900  268.62  41.50  47.00  294.00  70.00  709.40  -i  $2112.25  $2804,06  $ 18.85  $ 2.50  $4937.66  |3266.44  328.65  39.69  3634.78  ... Auto expense  ...- .Telephone  ,   Prugs   ���  ���  Laundry-      ���.  ���'   '���.:���. -������������  Petty Cash " -  V.O.N. Ottawa, inb: Pension  Advertising ������-���'-    y  Sundries  Excess of Receipt over direct' cost items  Purchase of Typewriter     '  BaUmce of funds forward Jan. 1/55  Total Funds on hand Dec, 31/55  525.42  103.00  31.78  19.61  60.00  186.39  .. 22.48  104.35  $4687.81  $ 249.85  $ 82.50  ? 167.35  $1222-83  $1390.18  Bank Balance as per bank statement $ 946.57  less outstanding cheques inc. above . 158.89  net balance in current a/c $787.68     ^  Bankv saving^ a/c balance $ 602,5<y  $1390.18 V    ;  Certified.correct, W.B;"Boucher,--|[o^T^s.'yA,.:V., .;,.,  AUDITOR'S CERTIFICATE: I have examined the7b^k^of ^cosmt  of the Elphinstone Branch, Victorian Order of Nurses for the year  ended December 31st, 1955 and have found same to be correct and  in order. I hereby certify that the above statement sets forth the  financial position of the Branch as shown by the books of account  as at December 31st, 1955.  N. Richard McKibbin - Auditor. Church Services  February  5th  1956  * ANGLICAN  Sexagesima Sunday  Si. Bartholomew's.    Gibsons  11.00 a.m. Choral Communion  11 a.m. Sunday School  Si. Hilda's, Sechelt  1.45 p.m /Evensong  1.45 p.m.  Sunday  School  Si. Aidan's,-Roberts Creek  11. a.m. Sunday School  3.15 p.m. Evensong  UNITED  ���i    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., 1st 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  EDUCAT  Dial  CBC  each Thursday  at 10.15 p.m_  I.    Educationists and businessmen look at B.C.'s education  system in a series of six fifieen-minuie radio broadcasts.  2.-_Feb. 2 - The Community's Responsibility io Education.  Feb. 9 - Who Looks After Education?  Feb. 16 - The Present Day Curriculum.  Feb.   23  - Problems of  Mass Education. v  Max, 1 - Testing in the Schools.  Mar. 8 - What Progress Has Been Made?  B.C. Teachers' Federation  t   ��� .        - ,  Halfmoon Bay  BY PAT WELSH  Mr. Kenneth Anderson represented Halfmoon Bay at the  Community Program branch  meeting held at the Queen  Eliabeth High school, Surrey,  Jan. 28.  Mr. Anderson reports aboxu7  .  150 delegates, from the Fraser  Valley, Surrey, Brittania Beach  Pender Harbour and ether  points attended.  Films were shown and outlines of the work undertaken  was given by Mr. L.J. Wallace,  director community program;  Mr. Jerry Mathisen, regional  director; Mr. K.D. Wright  chairman New , Westminster  parks board, and Mr. J. Put-  man, dihtrict provincial probation officer.  The meeting ended at .4.30  p.m. when the Hi-Y girls of  Queen Elizabeth High school  served refreshments.  Mr. and Mrs. Rick Lamb  were week-enders at their summer home at Redroofs. They  reported a near blizzard raging when the' reached Horseshoe Bay Saturday morning.  Also up for the- weekend-  were Mr. and Mrs. White of  West Vancouver and several  guests.  Mr. and Mrs. W. Koltertnan  are spending a few days in  town. Mr. Kolterman is rapidly improving of ter his recent illness. ���  Mr. Frank Lyons who is a  patient at Shaughnessy hospital has had t0 lose his right eye.  At last report he was progressing  favorably.  A 12 ft square plywood beat  white glass exterior, blue interior with red and blue trim,  brass handles on stern and  fore deck is missing from its  mocring at Redrooffs. Anyone  knowing its whereabouts please  notify C. Tinkley. R.R. 1 Halfmoon Bay. B.C.  Mrs. J. Cooper spent last  weekend in Vancouver, visiting her daughters and friends.  Mrs.' Frank Claydon has returned from a recent trip to  town.  Mr. Roy Bolderson was in  town for the past week getting  his engines overhauled for the  coming. season.  Check publicity  Coast News    Feb. 2 1956  mer.  The folder which the association uses has a circulation  last Sunday and checked, over' around ^e 6o7ooo mark and is  publicity tQ be used this sum-    distributed over  a wide area.  The Sunshine Coast Tourist  'Association met in Sechelt Inn  '51   Chev,   2 - Door  A Nice  Family  Car  WIS $ OTHERS  Sedan  __s___  AT SUNNYCREST MOTORS  One of Vancouver's leading- mechanical Experts ��� to take complete  charge of all repair work in our modern garage.  *  FLAT RATES - GUARANTEED WORK  ph  one  142  Gib  sons  .a  page regularly to set! and buy  CLASSIFIED RATES  ���r      ��� ���'.'������  __15 words  for 50 cents plus  two cents a word over 15. Consecutive rates, available  With th�� exception of continuous accounts, a 10c bookkeeping charge is made for all  Classified Advertising not paid  for within 7 days of publication, . _,  Legals ��� 16 cents per count  line for first insertion.  12 cents per count line  for eaich consecutive insertion.  Card of Thanks. Engagements,  In Memoriams - up to 50 words  $1.00 per insertion. 2c per word  over 50. ���-'���������'.  ANNOUNCEMENT, ;   V  Full Gospel vpottage meetings are held at the home of  Mr. and Mrs. H.Ei 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  W7wr~~ Wright    announces  ��� business being, carried  on as  usual..    7  AGGET AGENCIES LTD.  Sechelt        Phone  55Y  CARD  OF  THANKS  T would like to express ray  deepest gratitude to    all   our  friends   for    their . sympathy  and helpful messages    during  n_y husband's illness and passing.  Special   thanks    to.    the.  neighbors who helped    whenever possible.   Also to Canon .  Oswald and  Dr. Hugh   Inglis  for their kindly ministrations, -  and Miss Joyce of the- V.O.N.  for her cheery visits.  _ ,Eva. Clark.     ;  PERSONAL  NOTICE  INSURANCE  FOR SALE  WIVES:  WEAK. RUStfD&Wft; Oil*?,  Feel y<23rs yofcmgef. dgfrfex  Tonic Tablets revitalize iron-  deficient body; increase pep:  "Get-acquainted" size costs  little. Or get Economy size  and save 75e. At all druggists.  FORWENT :   >  A D-4 Cat and Arch, by hour  or by contract. Warren Gilbert-ion. Phone Sechelt 37M.7  FOR--HIRE ������ v'V- "'���yyy'xy  "Man^wi^*Power ��� Saw -for  hire. Reasonable rates, will go  anywhere. Phone 7R Gibsons.  SHOE REPAJR ."*" "  Bring Your Boots to Brackeitl  Skilled repair work of all kinds  quickly done. Reasonable rates  RON BRACKETT  _ Sechelt Highway ��� Gibsons.  _  TOWING AND FREIGHTING  W. Nygren, Gibsons 13 tfn  Nptice is hereby given that  the full penalty, of~ thev law  will be'invoked f against any  person or persons; found dumping ,garbage or other material  on my road or my land.  Carl A. Johnson, R.RV 1  Gib-  SQIIS, B.Cy ���'������  '     '.'���' y     ; . '  WANTEfr TO RENT  ^/Wanted: Housekeeping room  or small cottage Gibsons area,  for quiet working man. Have  own linen, dishes and bed if  neces'sarry; Phone collect Cedar   9052 Vancouver.  HELP WANTED  EMPLOYMENT  INFORMATION  DO YOU NEED HELP?  DO YOU WANT WORK? .  Place your   Requirements   for  Female   Help with  .    WHITAKER   & REYNOLDS  Cherry Whitaker's Office  Box  126..   Sechelt  Phones:  days,  Sechelt   $3.  evenings. 81R or 78R  "Waitresses - Full . or. part  time. Apply Box 430 Coast  News. Gibsons.  ____M_MH>OT_^B>toMMaMM^pWVn_mMMMMaiW  WORK WANTED ________  Spray and brush painting;  also paperhanging. J. Melhus^  Phone  Gibsons   33. ttn  Reliable cat operator rer-  quirea steady. work. Lee Roberts, Roberts Creek, B.C.       5  WANTED^  ^Wanted reliable: man, with  : car, to manage established  Fuller Brush business,, earnings above average- Write G.  F. Weldon 338 Howard Ave,  Nanaimo,     Phone      Nanaimo  015L.  ^  Tlihber for poles piling and  mill. Phone Lakeview 1-5063  "WaiSted p&f��time Steward  for Legiob.Club. Suit pensioner. Vefe��n . preferred. Writ��  stating s��I��ry #xpe��?ted,' to the  Secretary, Canadian Legion,.  Branch 112, Madeira Park,  B.C.     V ���-   ,    :���,-'������ ,7  Watch repairs  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  :   SECHELT   INSURANCE  -'"yy"' AGENCIES  Real Estate,  . Property  Management,  Insurance  Office phone 22F  T.E. DUFFY, Agent  Residence 31Q  V I. MACKAY/Salesman.  Residence  7 OF  FOR SALE  General store with or without butcher' shop.. Thriving  business in fast growing dis1  trict. Reasonable terms. Phone  4361 Powell' River after 6 p.m.  Fast,    accurate,    guaranteed  watch repairs.    Marine Men's-  YEeary Gibsons. .  tftr  RE^L;EST^TJ^VV7y7. ," '" '  Gihsdifts Sufcce, 194 5  '������'��� "������ .Joi^iC^ridg^-illealty-  The  Eldest Established Office  (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  14' by 6' Huddlestone Kicker, 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  Combination Troller and  cabin cruiser. Length 32 beam  . 7. ft. 13-247 new EHSthope, new  oilvstoye, sink. Sleeps 4-6.  toilet, spool giirdles. Good  condition. ;SeH reasonably  phone Gibsons 76 M 5  ~ wooxP  Alder or Fir,  AJbo $lab Wood  SERVICE FUELS  'Bast Vernon '  Phone Gibsons 2fiO  See our Used Oil Burning,  Coal and Wood Burning Ranges. Parker's Hardware, Seohelt tf n ���  CHOICE FRYING. CHICKENS  49c lb. dressed wieght, - 24  hours notice required. Wyngaert Poultry Farm 107M  Gibsons.  ��  Wrecker, 1951 2-Ton Mercury chassis, power winch  with remote control. Yours  for only'$1500. Shell service  Gibsons.     *' 8  Servel Rock Gas Fridge, 8  cu. ft. Phcne U R.W. Spicer  Madeira Park, B.C.  TOTEM FLASHES  . Gower Point --This is areal  nice home, one we will be  proud to show, one you will  be proud to own, Enjoy the  convenience of its smart cab  kitchen, the comfort of the  fireplace and wall to wall carpets. This- completely modern  home is located on \>A acres  only a few minutes from the  village centre. ���   .  Priced for fast sale, small 3  room cottage, in good repair  but must be moved from present location. Its yours for  only  $1,000  "A like r new home, four  rooms all newly painted. Only  you can appreciate the view  "from the livingroom, close ,to  school and stores, full price  only  $4,750.  TOTEM REALTY  Gibsons B.C.  DIRECTORY  Business and  Professional  PENINSULA  ACCOUNTING SERVICE  Al_ Types of Accounting  Problems Expertly Attend***  Village' Enterprises Bldfi-  Sechelt  Office Open- B a.m^���5 p>tn.  Daily.,'.....  Phone Sechelt 98F  LORNE BLA11*   y ,.'    '  Representative Continental  Life  Insurance Company  Box .188  Gibsons, B.C.  Phone Gibsons, 820.  SECHELT -CYCLEy.V, ..  B-cvcles New & Ilocpnditi<>tte4  R#pair�� io AH Wheel^.^^dl*:  S��W PiKa^:y*yf "..���  Lairn Mower* Sharpened  Aone Sechelt 95M  GIBSONS1'       ���..���'������".:.  BUn.DlN'G" SUPPLIES  LTD.  "WE   CARRY   THE   STOCK"?  Phone Gibsons 53  i i ii    u i    in i . ������������� ����� 'm�� 'i' ��� "��� ii  Notary Public  Legal  Docunxenis   promptly  attended to  W.J.   (Jack)  Mayne.  Phone 24. Sechelt  B.C.  mB*mmm*mmKa*^mmmmm*mmmK*^m*KmmMmmmmmmm*mmm  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  Phcne Secheli 15T or 67F  TRACTOR. WORK  Clearing. Grading; Excavating.  D6 Bulldozing        ~  Clearing Teeth   "  ARCHES  FOR   RENT  A.  E.  Ritchey  Phone Gibsons 86R  PENINSULA    CLEANERS  Cleaners for ihe  Sechelt  Petunsula  Phone:  Gibsons 100      >���������  "FAST SERVICE"  Rent ��� Sales ��� Service  TYPEWRITERS -���������  ELECTRIC RAZORS  Sales and Service  COLIN WtNGRAVE  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 Beating  Anywhere on 7 the. Peumsula  PARKER and SIM  ELECTRIC  ������-���'   Parker's  Hardware  Sechelt  51, -������ 7SQ  Evenings  G and S SALES, SERVICE  ��� ..../;.y Ag*��t_. .For _;  ...y.     Pi"Qj>ane Gas  Cooibbsaliori Gas R*ug����  3_il��s and XsisiallafioiiB  -  'Tteei Esti-o^tw  . Electric and .Gaca Hot Plates  FURNITURE  .j...,   LIN6LEU-MS ..  : Phon�� 3 Secheli  . R35FRIGERATldN  ���' SALES" "aiwLSERVICE      ���  Cotamercial ��� Domeslic  ���:������,; 25 'Veafs': 'ExpOyiehce"  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,   Gibson-  Phone  26Q  KICHTER'S   RADIO ��� TV  SALES and SERVICE  Speedy. Guaranteed Work  SALES ON EASY TERMS  Phone SECHELT 6  FLOWERS  GIBSONS   FLORIST  Corsages -  Weddings  Funeral  Dt&igns  Plants  Flowers by Wire  Carole Brakstad  Phone 109M - Gibsons  THE  Feb. 2. Canadian Legion W.  A. whist drive and cribbage.  Legion Hall, 8 p.m..  Feb.    4:    Gibsons,    Kiwanis  ���Leap Year Dance, School hall.  Feb.   6:     Gibsons,     Regular  meeting of the L.A. to the Girl  Guides and Brownies, at Mrs.  Bob Emerson's, 8 p.m.  Feb. 6: Gibsons, Parish hall  8 p.m. General meeting Farmers' Institute.  Feb. 7: Gibsons, 7 pan.  Danny's Dining Room Kiwanis  meeting.  Feb. 11:; Roberts Creek PTA  Dance, with Mellonaires.  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: 24: Boy Scouts Father  and Son Dinner St. Aidan's  Hall Roberts Creek 7 p.m.  . This weeks special: 118 acres  fronting ori Garden Bay Laire  and Bear Lake, Wonderful  home site, good fishing, yours  for only $5,500.  Harold Wilson  em Realty  .   ,   Phone GlhKttter-44'r  ev-snhtgs 147  The meeting of Jan. 4 was  held at Dannys with the vice-,  president Rae Kruse in charge.  Norm Hough was guest  speaker with an outline of the  workings of the Junior Calf  Club and its possibilities cai  the Sechelt Peninsula.  Final plans were made for  the dance in Gibsons school  hall Sat. Feb. 4 with proceeds  to go to the cemmunity projects general  fund.   ,  A very nice birthday surprise was given to Harry Reichelt. Danny made a beautiful cake and a short history  was given by George Hopkins.  Karry enjoyed  the party. P^^ **������&��?' "' A h>'^XAXJ^,"/;^ ' XL-C&-&'-  BRITISH stage and screen actress Pamela Stirling presents  Calvert Trophy to Ian Thome, Vancouver Little Theatre direc-  or who produced winning play, "Darkness at Noon", in B.C.  regional  drama  festival.  WHO MOVES  IN  Jesus told a story of a house  which had been cleaned and  garnished and an evil spirit  had been cast out. The house  remained empty and the evil  spirit found seven other devils  and the last stage was worse  than the. first. Thus Jesus  taught that an empty heart is  dangerous to itself as well as  to others. V /. '  Life without purpose is one  looking for trouble; we have a  very old proverb; "Satan finds  mischief for idle hands to do."  A writer long ago said: "The  horse is in the stable that never travels; the hawk is. in the  mew that never flies; and both  subject   to  serious   evils   from  which they might be free."  *     *     *  Here then is a peril facing  all who wish to make the most  of life. It is not enough to get  rid of evil, we must do something worth-while. . The    best  Automotive  Repairs  Overhauls  Be prepared for Spring  We Are!  NEW AUTOLITE  BATTERIES  GOODYEAR - FIRESTONE  TIRES .  WELDING  McCULLOCH   SAWS  SOLNIK  SERVICE STATION  Phone 85T Sechelt  Don't   forget   to   read   The  Coast I^ews Classified.  GIBSONS NEWS  BE  1  CLEARLY'  INFORMED  CBU  MONDAY  Feb  ruary  6th  Minister of ' Agriculture  ���������������  The Honourable  Ray Williston  Will Report to You on  the Present Session of  the British Columbia  Legislature, Also  Report from the  Department of  Education  $  Social    Credit  Keeps   YOU   Informed  British  Columbia  Social Credit League  BY   PHYLLIS M.  HODGSON  Mr. and Mrs. John Atkinson  were recent visitors to Gibsons.  Mrs. C. Kirk with Bobbie,  Lorna and Brenda are holidaying with Mrs. Kirk's parents in Boston, Mass.  Mr. and Mrs. J.M. Usher had  as their guests Mr and Mrs. E.  Holmes of Westview, also Mrs.  J. Clarke and her father Mr.  E. Woodard from Sudbury  Ont.  Miss Ann Bridgman of Vancouver ; spent the week .with  Mr. and Mrs; George Webb.  Cpl, and Mrs. Morrison were  in Vancouver to attend an  RCMP farewell party and  presentation honoring Supt.  Archer.  * * *  Mr, and Mrs; E, Keen have  been in the city taking care  of the small grand-daughter  while her parents were taking  a short vacation..  An enjoyable afternoon was  spent at Mrsw Eva Peterson's,  when she entertained a number of the younger set, the  occasion y bejng Mrs. Ncrm  Pterson's ybi'rthday.  Miss Audrey McCready who  spent/several months with Mr.  andV-Mrs.' F. Westell, has returned :to her home in Vancouver. '    '  Keith Head of Sechlt is  staying at the home cf , Mr.  and Mrs. W. Wiren.  On Thursday of last week,  Mr. R. Spencer entertained  the members of the Stitch and  Chatter club' at a ' pleasant  afternoon.  Mrs. E. Ward of Vancouver  yV The Feb.-,3< meeting of &ey  i-ek'ah ���.'���'Lodge Arbutus"'N;o;V' 76  at' -Gibsons/'will, be . addressed  by _\Irs. J.M.' -Kblpssky, president ��� of Rebekah Lodges of  British. :Columbia. She will  make .-her.., official visit and a  dinner ..will-.be held in her.  honor. :������./���;;. -���';-.. ��� .-.,.  .....Atthe.tlast meeting of the  .lodge. Mrs���-.G. Begg wasypre-  ���sented.with a;past noble grand  jeweLyy...'  ���  y Mrs. .'Irene Lowden was- iri-"-  ���stalled as Noble Grand of-" the  lodge in a ceremony conducted by the -district, deputy president, Mrs. Muriel. Livingstone  and the deputy marshall, Mrs.  'V:'Wihgarderi. '"  Other members; installed  Were Mrs. "Q.T. Lawrence as  ivce grand, Mrs. V. Burt,'recording secretary; Mrs. G.  " Begg^ financial secretary and  Mrs.  W. Kean.  Officers elected were Mrs.  B. Chamberlain, Mrs. M. Walker, Mrs. R.. Rhodes, Mrs. E.  Herrin, Mrs. R. Spencer, Mrs.  M. Huhtala, Mrs. A. Osborne,  Mrs. A,E. Ritchey, Mrs. V.  Winegarden, Mrs. L. Turner,  Mrs. C. Nelson and Mrs. P.  Tyson.  spent a couple of weeks at the  Evans home, getting acquainted with her new grand-soin.  A pleasent afternoon was enjoyed when Mrs. Winnifred  Ross entertained at whist. Five  tables were in play, honors going to Mrs. Gosden and Mrs.  Lawson.  *     *  Mir. and Mrs. N- Berdahl  have their niece, Miss CharJene  Berdahl as guest. .,- ,  Rev. and Mrs.    Kemp ��� are  happy  ever the  news of    another  grandchild, a  son born ���  to Mr. and Mrs. Edward Kemp  in Edmonton. : a- ���*  Mr.- and Mrs. Lome Blain  were in Vancouver to attend!  the funeral of Mr. Blaih*s  father, who passed away suddenly at the age of 83.    ���   ���''--'/���  '���.*���*.    ���..������ .-.'>   -A-  Mr. and Mrs. Reg. Adains  have returned from a four  months holiday in California  where they- were visiting  friends and relatives.     ,y. ���'   yy  Joanna    Bitchy    spent    the:  weekend with her parents, Mr.  and Mrs. A.E.  Ritchey.  Bud White was in Vancouver  to meet'his. parents who were  . visiting from Port Alice.   ;  At the tea hour following  the V.O.N. meeting at Mrs.  Roth's, a beautifully decorated  cakfe was cut, honoring Mrs.  A.E. Ritchey who was celebrating her birthday.  *  *  *  Mrs. R. Telford entertained  a number of friends at a delightful house party. Three  tables' of bridge were in play,,  the honors of the game going to  Mrs. W. Ross, Wes. Hodgson,  and Mr. H. Grant.  Among those who have entertained for Mrs. Kitty Mc-  Kenzie's parties are Mrs. . L.  Blain-, .Mrs. Norman MacKenzie  and  Mrs.  V.. Winegarden.  Mr. and Mrs. C.P. Smith  from Victoria spent a few days  with their son-. Harry and fam-  ��� ily.   ���..:? ..;:  ���:.;.������.-������������ '    V^.p������  Following the Kiwanis- dinner meeting held at Danny's,.  Mr..: Harry Reichelt was sur-  . prised. ..with a birthday ...cake  and'loads of good wishes, from  the members...  Carmen Robinson was home  for the weekend. Carmen' was  one of-the 10 SG'out leaders attending the Bronze Arrow Head "~  course'held recently at "Crescent- Beach-.. '���'��� - ���'':'" a '  Miss -P^tf���Smith'of :Whalley  was*Visiting her mother, Mrs.  Dal Triggs over the weekend.  Miss Ella Rbbertson was  guest of the Martins for a few.  days   . '   , :       yX  ,*  *  *  Mr.  and Mrs.    Alex . Chatt  were visiting Mr. Chatt's par-:  ents for the; weekend.  A delightful afternoon party  was held at the home of Mrs:  Steinbrunner when a group, of  neighbors welcomed Mrs.  Charles Strom Jr. to the  neighborhood. The guest of  honor was presented with a  beautiful corsage and an electric clock. Helping serve refreshments were Mrs. Bob Ritchey, Mrs. Allen and Miss  Martin.  way to get rid of evil is to  have seme worth-while ambition for which to live.. When  your heart is cleansed - who  moves' in?  A If the house had been occupied when the evil spirit came  to see how things were, there  would have been no room for  it, and.it would have gone  away. But a house is built for  someone to live in it. no one  intends a house to stand empty.  The best way to keep evil  out of our lives is to he active  fin doing good) There is aii( old  saying that: "The devil himself can't fill your bag with  beans if you have filled it  with peas." There just isn't  ���sueaq joj Seq otfl ut uioo.i  When people's lives are filled  with noble purposes and active  good deeds they have neither  time nor inclination for wrongdoing. '  *      *      *  When the first General  Booth was asked: for a good  motto for his followers at the  beginning of a new year he  suggested one word: "Others."  It was an excellent suggestion-  because in a world like this,  with so much suffering and so  many sorely in need of help  and encouragement, there is  plenty to do for willing people,  and it is when we are engaged  in service    that    we    become  CANADIAN   LEGION  SECHELT - BR. 140  Each Month  MEETINGS:  First  Tues.  AH  Servicemen  Welcome  happy- as well as useful.  All seamen know that a ship  is much safer when moving  ahead than when standing  still. A ship not making progress is in danger; ships are  not made to stand still. One  of the rules of the Boy Scouts  is that each scout should do at  least one good deed every day.  That is a good rule for all  Christians, and no doubt  Charles Wesley had such  thoughts in mind when he  wrote:  Tq  serve he present  age,  My calling to fulfil;  O may it all my powers engage  To do my Master's will'.  ��   *   ��  A British writer says: "There  are several hundred thousand  people singing in the choirs  of British churches each Sabbath and it ,is a mighty good  thing fcr them. It is a grand  wholesome occupation and  keeps    their    minds    healthy.  6       Coast  News  Feb.  2   1956  That is not the chief object  of church attendance but  it is something, we had not  thought about. What about the  hundreds of other things people do. People spend their  time doing what seems to me,  silly things - but perhaps they  think that of me! Let's not  judge each other but let us  keep busy in a healthy way;  we are better, and happier  when  we  are   occupied.  Some men are tired at the  end of the day; others insist  on helping with the dishes -  God  bless them.  Our quotation to-day is  from Corinthians: Ye ,are  labourers together with God.  Canadian establishments engaged mainly in the manufacture of biscuits used 61,060.  pounds of spices in 1954 compared to 53,292 pounds in 1953.  A REAL BARGAIN  '51   Chev.  Powerglide Sedan  Radio  &  Heater  $1095  WEVLIKEYOlt TO TRY ~���������  wieAci)s ;  SiiCE ST���I3E  LOGGERS & LINEMEN'S BOOTS  by PARIS and DAYTON  CHILDREN'S BOOTS & SHOES  QRTHOPOEDIC BOOTS & SHOES  ��H0NE 25-G -  SECHELT  How will we stock up  ���\  -A  KM3S&5  TEN YEARS  ^>^   *  What will be the value of Canada's production  of goods and services? How large will our  population be? How will the nation's  economy stack up in the years ahead? .  These questions interest every Canadian.  This month's B of M Business Review "  attempts to answer them for you by analyzing .  Ganadals development in the first ten.-:.      ' ��� ' ���'  postwar, years and by outlining the main.  feaflires oft further growth in the decade ahead.  The:B of M Business Review, jjs an  authoritative monthly publication...  each issue contains a detailed survey of  some aspect of the Canadian economy, *  ' or "an overall analysis ofnational*business  trends, together" with reports ori'each  region of the country.   ������'���'"      ���"      '������������.- '���  TBusiness people at home and abroad  i��a& the B of M Business Review, and       '  if-you'would like to have your-name :  added to our list to receive it regularly,  siihply.send your name and address to:    ..t.  PMblic. Relations Department,  Bank of Montreal, .  P.O. Box 6002;Montreal, P.Q.   ���"������-  There is no obligation.  OF  &i*utey4'?i>i4z"g*x4  Ban.  "ti��i Jm, ^7"' ���A_W.-. .    M,B***��u-  �����* no, . ,-"j -w _,^_rt "* ���?_-  _r_r "^:is" ���%zi��"?-  j"--^1^ - ��5_j_���� ��� *  S5g_S=gJ5e  .��� - ^C_*;. ^7A_!~3  '&Jz2z��vlr2iiir:  '^'H-'-'^^-S  * ct.^jsc_' "A?-_  ���������_.r*"~r_r"*  %?* '* ����.��_r_s'*,.p.  ff^^^asarss?' ���  tei^^_r.__stossr-  .^5&_^*:_a*-'-=-  "*"~�����iS��;'-*Pi_?-.  w i trillioncutouts  Gibsons Branch:   ' EDWARD HENNIKER, Manager '  Sechelt Branch: RONALD MINNION, Manager ���a  Port Mellon (Sub-Agency): Open on , ^ ' -  Canadian Forest Products Ltd. semi-monthly paydays    ��  ��  WORKING    WITH     CANADIANS    IN     EVERY     WALK     Cf     LIFE     SINCE     1  .-.*Mn   - wr. . .i--i-.^-'-^_.u��tt..--._-i .r^jm  8 17  .   D23SS  .+**mwt _-.���(- ��_��-��� . ���f  Part 8  Coast  News   Feb.   2   1956       7  Residents of Roberts Creek  are being urged to join and  support the work of the Roberts Creek Improvement Association, and to take the problems of the community to its  meetings for discussion and  action.  Meetings of the association  are held in the Roberts Creek  Legion hall at 8 plni. the second Tuesday of each month.  The secretary, Mrs. J. Mon-  rufet, reports the' following  accomplisments:  A dance financed a sports  day; road signs at dangerous  corners, straightening of a bad  Beach Avenue corner; one of  the .largest    public    meetings  held on the Peninsula resulted  in the widening and straightening of Beach Avenue and a  speed up of the general paving  and highway construction on  the main-highway.  A telephone booth at Roberts  Creek;' telephone lines increased; a firehall with $700 equipment, a truck and tank obtained from Standard Oil Company for fire fighting; Elphinstone park playground improved by    volunteer    labour.  Current objectives of the  Improvement , Association include:  Better ferry sevices ; rest  room at Gibsons; paving of the  Lower Road.  Garden Bay  By Judith Fletcher  Mr. Robert Naden r of the  ISfaden and Thompson Company was a visitor to Vancouver. ���  Mr. and Mrs. Ted. Bryde, of  Egmont, were visitors in Pender Harbour.  Miss Edna Simmons has left  for Vancouver where she will  visit friends.  Mr. Warren Hartley has returned to the harbour after a  few days iri ' Vancouver. .  V Miss Mabel Pinchin spent a  weekend visiting iriends here.  Mis Vi Freutft-, R.N., form-  ��� ;;er^.of;S;t.^  -left- for Edmonton' where she  lias accepted a position.  Mr. Al Lloyd, of Lloyds  store, was on a business trip  to Vancouver. .      :  weeks ' in Vancouver  cpvales-  ���der Harbour is spending a few  -weeks7 in Vancouver cotiveles-  cihg from a recent operation,  Mr. Archie, Brown, of    the  ^Fisheries Department has left  ioir Naniamo where    he    will  spend three weeks vacation.  ��� ���. * Dr. John Playfair has left to  ! spend   a   short   vacation   at  Sun Vialley.  Capt. and Mrs. Thompson  Jhave rented the home of Capt.  and Mrs.���I_en Higgs. Capt.  Thompson is the skipper of  the tugboat the: Nanaimo.Glip-  per, while Mrs. Thompson has  joined the nursing staff of St.  Mary's Hospital. 7V ���7::"V>  Mr. George Hartley is visit-  HASSAN'S  At Pender Harbour  Handles  Warm Clothing  Stanf folds  Underwear  Rubber Footwear  Phone 3H  Don't   forget   to   read   The  Coast News Classified.  printing  ing in Vancouver.  Mr. Lloyd Davis of Garden  Bay Lodge, is busy making  preparations to accomodate a  staff of 28 men cf the Hume  and Rumble Electrical > ��firm  who will start stringing the  wires for the power line into  Pender     Harbour  Mr. B. Hudson of Vancouver  has taken up residence in Pender Harbour.  . Mr/ Cliff Mattin 0f Chemainus, i6 back in Pender Harbour and has commenced logging, on Texada Island.  Mr. K. Kearney is a    newcomer to Pender Harbour.  Mr. and Mrs. Ian Woodburn.  . of vG^unboat. Bay^  have    been  spending the VpasJ .,week visiting friends in Vancouver.  Mr. B. Harvey and Mr. K.  Moyes are guests at Garden  Bay Lodge and expect to stay  some time.-',';.; 7'  Mr. Allalrd of 'the: Hume and7  Rumble Company has arrived  in Pender Harbour to take  charge of the stringing of the  wires for , the powerV Ime.Mr.  7AUaird' is a'iuest of the Garden  Bay Lodge.  Mr. Robert Graham    is    in  Vancouver    where    he;    will  spend" sbmes'time^.J;   : "f Vy '7y ''������:���".  Mr^ Gle^u Seneyj ha_ybeenVon  ' a .-b^s��Qes|y^riPyit^by y_u^Qus|pi:?Vv.  MrJ'-WMBrewer- of y^coii-  ver, has moved, to Pender Harr  bOiUr. . . .';";;'  Mr. and Mrs.  R.H.    Hulme  7 have moved rfoni. Pender Harbour to Gabriola Island where  vthey will make   their .home.  Mr. Hulme was accountant for  the  W.P. Pieper store    while  Mrs. Hulme was en the etaff  of . St. Mary's hospital.    Both  Mr. andf Mrs.  Hulme will be  missed in both social and business circles here.  Mr.  Hulme  was also secretary of the Pen-  . der Harbour Board of Trade.  Mr. W.  Eschack is a    newcomer to the Harbour. He is "a  guest at Garden  Bay Lodge.  Mr, Stan Dickson, of Prince  "George, has arrived in Pender  Harbour to take over the position of administrator  for    St.  Mary's hospital. He    succeeds  Mr. Ian Woodburn    who    recently resigned  to  look  after  , other interests.     Mr.   Dickson  was assistant administrator of  the Prince George hospital. As  soon as he can  get    accomodations he will meve his family^ to Pender Harbour.     .  Mr.' F.R., Froelick    of    the'  Hume and Rumble  staff will  reside here fcr  the next    six  months.  Mr. James���' Cameron is in  Honolulu where he: is attending a meeting of the North  Pacific International Fisheries  Commission ^  n Mr. Pete Klein and sen, of  Kleindale have rhoved to Salmon Arm, where they will  live. Mrs. Klein and family  will follow in June after school  closing.  Mr. Dubois oi IGeindale has  purchased the grocery business  of Mr. J. Phillips. He is building a new store and cc-ffee  shop near  the  highway.  BY MRS. G. McNUTT  In the last half of the 1930's  a number of events occurred  around Egmont which remain  firmly fixed in the memories  of the settlers.  Those were still depression  times and as in the eld days  people looked to the country  whenever possible to help out  with living. As one of them  said, Egmont was one place  where you could always manage to make a living of some  sort and keep on living.  It was getting into December when young Johnny  Vaughan and Ben Griffith decided to go out to hunt for  some "mowich" to help out the  family larder. Borrowing two  guns and taking a small fish  boat, they expressed their intention of going over to Nelson Island.  ��� Some worry was felt when  they did not return that night  but it was decided that as it  had started to snow that afternoon they were probably staying in their boat till morning  when it would be easier to  see their way .home:  Morning passed. but still no  Johnny or Ben. Engines were  started up and the boats went  to look for them, After some  time spent searching, their,  boat was found anchored a  short distance above .Westmere..  The cabin' door was' open, the  alarm clock had stopped and  snow Was drifted in on the  floor. By this evidence it was  plain they had not been back  tb the boat since they left it.  This news was relayed back  home.  The'" following morning   all  boats were out' searching the  shores. As Ernest Seaton slowly proceeded down -the    west  side:Of the island he   saw    a  figure frantically waving    on "  shore. This turned 'out to    be  Ben. They had to climb up the  hill to carry out Johnny.   He  had given up from weariness,  hunger and tlie cold. One    of  his 7ieet was frozen.  y It7was7then learned theyshad ���'.  climbed up the .^mountain that  Vf|rstp&yrkna7 ityhaS started to  snow.    TheyV had no compass,  and with    the    snow    falling '  amongst the trees soon    were  lost. Then it grew dark.  Next mornjtng they    continued on arid started down hill  going in the direction they  thought the boat lay. After  some time and coming cut on  an open spot they saw that they  were on the far side of the  Island. There was nothing to  do but- start back up the hill.  They were travelling pretty  slowly by this time.  Johnny complained of feeling tired so Ben suggested  that Johnny exchange his fisherman's gum boots for Ben's  running shoes. So this was  xlone. What with the snow and  all it was not long before  Johnny's feet were soaking  wet.  Having reached the higher  levels they once more got turned around amongst the ravines and hills. The snow made  hard going of it tco.  On the third morning they  discovered they were again  going down the far side of the  island. It was then that  Johnny gave up and lay down.  Ben wasn't in much better  shape but managed to make it  to the beach just in time to  be seen by Ernie Seaton.  Through all this they con  tinued to hang on to the guns  explaining that they couldn't  leave them behind because  they were borrowed. Needless  to'say after such an anxious  time their parents; were overjoyed to see them. , .  1 It was about this time that  Mr. Earl sent the two older  boys, Leslie and Norman, up  to the back of the ranch to fell  a tree for wood. Some consid-,  erable time elapsed and listen  as he might he could hear no ,  sound of a tree failing nor  even any noise that might suggest that they Were working  at the job, Thinking' that they  were fooling around and wasting time he decided to go  quietly up to see what they  wiere .doing. '   .  . Just as he got there ihe tree,  fell with a crash and there  was no time for him to get out -  otf. the way.. The boys were  horrified to seey, what had  happened. ^ -  AsVsoon as they had extricated" him they carried him  down to their small fish boat  and. started for the hospital  in Pender Harbour. It was a  stormy day and very rough  en the water. When they got  to Norman Point they    found  Another Top  Feature  In  Our  Many Outstanding  TV VALUES!  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When    word    reached    the  Andersen girls who lived with  their    parents    through      the  , Chuck, nothing would do but  they must have some.  Their father was away with  the gas boat at the time and  the row boat they were in the  habit of using was up for repairs so they borrowed one.  They were quite familiar with  the ways of the Skookum  Chuck - too familiar their  mother sometimes thought.  They usually figured to come  out with the last of the run-  cut, hurry to the store, where  they were always waited upon  immediately, and get back just  as the run-in had barely got  started.  Taking a container for the  ice cream avfay they went, in  the borrowed boat, the oldest  girl, Mary, about 18 and the  two  younger   girls.   Doris  tlie  second  daughter, was in Vancouver at the Sme.  When the'usual time had  elapsed and they had not returned their mother began to  worry but consoled herself  with the thought that they  had gone tD visit the school  teacher. The next slack tide  was at night. Unable to contain her fears, Mrs. Anderson  went over to Mrs. Cuttle's to  wait for her husband's return  in the morning.  As scon as Mr. Anderson  arrived he was told so he went  through the Chuck and to the  store. There he learned that  the girls had never been there.  A hurried ��� inquiry around  drew a blank.  A search was started and  the row-boat was found floating upside down. It was learned that Mrs. Points had seen  the container floating in the  water.  Days were spent cutting  kelp in the Chuck and people  searched everywhere but they  were never found. It was a  terrible blow  to the    family.  UNWANTED HAIR  Vanished away with Saca-Pelo.  Saca-Pelo is not like ordinary  depilatories that remove hair  from the surface of the skin  but penetrates through the  pores and. retards the growth  of the hair. Lor-Beer Lab.  Ltd. Ste. 5, 67fl Granville.. St,  Vancouver, B.C.  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On the whole it was a good  game although a little rough  when the pressure was on. It  was for the mcst part a defensive game with both teams  showing good solid checking.  High scores were Jim Burls  of the Navy with 17 points and  Dick Reichelt of the Orphans  with 9. ���'���."������  In the preliminary feature  the High School Cougars downed Pender Harbour 46-22. This  was Pender's first game and  they were short of players it  was hard to judge the team.-  If the three players that  were absent are as good a calibre as those present Pender,  with a few more games under  its belt will be giving the rest  of the  teams  a real battle.  This Sunday /the Orphans  travel tD Vancouver for a return game with the.. Navy.  This game starts at 2 p.m. at  HMCS discovery in Stanley  Park.  "Babe Ruth" League baseball for boys 13 to 15 may soon  become a reality ori. the Peninsula. It needs a lot c�� support  to put a thing like this over so  if you're interested in helping  see Vic Metcalfe or Bill Peterson. Vie was the man. mainly  responsible for starting Little  League and if he is given some  co-operation you can be sure  he will make: a success of Babe.  Ruth League.  I understand -the case .of .the:  missing Wilson--Creek'.ball, uni-.  form has been solved. It was  worn last season by Wilson  Creeks "Most Valuable Player" who, by the way, never  played a game.  V If rumours are correct ^/we;  may see a little senior, base-  bail on the Peninsula next  season. For.my money its the  ���best thing that could happen.  Watch next weeks column  for a rundown of fighters and  also details of Port Mellons  "Fite Nite" coming up in a  couple of weeks. Tickets are  uOw on sale.  Wilson Greek  BY MRS. D. ERICKSON  Mrs. Paul Stroshein and Mrs,  Jean Wyngaert made a hurried trip* to Kelowna recently,  to visit their mother, Mrs. A.  Lehman, who is in poor health.  During their weeks, stay they  also visited two other sisters  in Salmon Arm. They travelled through a great deal -of.  snow,- but the road crews'we're-:;  keeping   the   traffic   moving,;.':  Cutting short, a' visit to  an  aunt in California*  Mrs. Shirr,  ley Lister flew' back, to Vancouver -for   treatment;in ���'St....  Paul's hospital.   She .'is  spending sohie time "with her mother,:  Mrh. E. Gree.ni here, while rej-V;  cuperating. :"; y.v* V.v- . y7,"'-'.y   .;.  The very cold-winter in Kelowna caused .-vflx.. and Mrs. CyV;  E. Higginson to'come .to��their V  Davis Bay  home  sooner than  usual.  Mr.H. Roberts;, and' Mr. .Ed .  Green are still in Shaughnehsy".  Hospital for treatment.  One of the two dancers featured every week on "The  Jackie Rae Show" on the CBC  Television Network is Glenna  Jones. She's been appearing  on . Canadian television for  about three, years,  DOWN the ALLEYS  BY   ELSIE  JOHNSON  ��� Another good week for star  games at the Sechelt Alleys.  Four star games were bowled  in the Ten Pin League, Ben  Bronstien 214, Orv Moscrip  221, Lawrence Crucil 213, and  Henry Christenson 203. Stars  in| the five pin League were  Gibsons Mixed, Keith Wright  with two star games of 313  and 286; Port Meljon, L. Pitting 297 and S. Casperson 278.  Peninsula Commercial, Matt  Jaeger with two star games of  285 anii 283, and Dick Clay-  tan 301. Sechelt Sports Club,  Lino Tuomaz 288.  High scores for Jan. 23 to  28 week were:  ' 'T^eii. Pin League: &igh three,  Lawrence Criicil 559 high single, Orv Moscrip 221; higJEi team  ' "thir^r^'Nel_on's^2323; high  teani single," Kfeisian's 846. -  Seclielt Ladies League: High  liiree,. Harriett    Duffy    600;  7 high ��� single,    Harriett    Duffy  223; high team three, Pin-Ups  ,2315; high team single. Green-^  .^hoThsV:i&62V "*"''' ���'��� ���'*"."'���'  '' Gibsons. Mixed: Women's  high three, Helen Thorburn  608; taemetfs high.single Helen Thorburn 265; men's high  three, Keith Wright 709; men's  high single, Keith Wright 313;  team- high three, Danolojis  2670; team high single, Danolojis 993.  Pender Harbour: Women's  high three, B. Dubois 530;  women's high 'single, S Leavens 218^ men's high three,  Joe Feldes 611; mn's high single, R. Reid 272; team high  three, J.A.'s 2577; team high  single, Blow  Hards 957.  Port Mellon: Women's high  , three, Kay  Taylor  593;  women's  high  single,  Dot    Mason  255; men's high three, ' Chris  Johnson  644; men's high, sin-  gleyVIjfen    Pilling    297;    team  high,.three,  No. 4 No  Names,  2966;Vteam  high single, No. 4  N6y|ifames   1150.     "���-...  'VSechelt .-Sports  Club:  Worn-  e^'.s/,high thrke-'Elsie Johnson  615:-^ Women's     high    single,  H^riett-V   Duffy_.;. 246;     men's  high'-^revfe,',:;Lawrence .Crucil  !7%i:yy^en'$:high- single,  Lino  'A^HX*  E  DELIVERY  rorn  Sechelt News jWiirdpch's!  BY MRS. A. A. FRENCH  Mr':.;and.Mrs. McDougall and  daughter   Faye   were in Van-:  couver attending the wedding  of a nephew. ,  Mr. and Mrs. Jack Henderson of Vancctiver and Mr. and  Mrs. Bursey of Port Mellon  were guests at the O.K. Engen  home.  ; Mrs. Norah Macklin enter-'  tained at tea for Mrs. A. Likness, a newcomer to West Sechelt. Present were Mrs. A.  Reid, Mrs. F. Postlewaite,  Mrs. C. Nordby, Mrs. W.B.  Billingsley, Mrs. F. Parker,  and  Mrs.  T.  Duffy.  Mrs. Leo Johnson and Carolyn, Arlene and Teddy were  in Vancouver taking in the ice  show.  Mrs. S. Dawe is in Vancouver on a short visit.  Mr. V.F. Mackenzie is in  Vancouver on a brief visit.  PHONE, MAIL or SEND  Your Order, in ���  We Will Deliver to the  NEAREST POINT by ROAD  TVY�� HOUSE, WEEKLY  . on FRANCES PENINSULA  o* iV-ABJSIRA PARK Areas.  MINIMUM ORDER  DELIVERED - $5.00  ..-SALE  ".' "MEN'S JACKETS  LADIES' SWEATERS  KNITTING WOOLS  TO CLEAR  20 percent OFF  Just Contact  MURDOCH'S !V!ARBNE  Phone 3F  PENDER   HARBOUR  Tuomaz 288; team high three,  Wild Five 2892; team high  single, Wild Five 1018.  Ball and .Chain: Women's  high three, Eve Moscrip 685;  women's high single, Kathy  Coe 265; men's high three,  Mickey Coe 649; men's high  single, Roy Hutton 259; team  high three, Lucky lagers 2773;  team high single, Lucky Lagers  994.  Roberts Creek  BY MRS. M. NEWMAN  Keith Pearson was surprised  last Friday with a flying visit  from his brother Flight Lieutenant Laurie "Mike" Pearson,  who is stationed atv Ottawa.  Mike piloted a jet plane at  40,000 ft. from Ottawa t0 Sea  Island, leaving Ottawa at IT  a.m. Ottawa time Thursday  and! arriving in Vancouver at  3 p.m. our time Thursday. He  came civer to Gibsons with an  R.C.A. Rescue group.  Roberts Creek Elementary  School boys went down tb defeat Friday when they tangled  with the Indian School lads,  was 2-1. On Thursday Roberts  Creek played at Gibsons where  in a soccer game. The score  the score was 1-1.  Mrs. Helen Gallifbrd returned Sunday from California  where she visited Miss Helen  Shea in her home in Santa  Monica. Tije day before, returning to six inches of snow  here she had subathed and  done a spot of swimming at  the Delmar Club. While in the  South Mrs. Galliford , visited  Disneyland  and several  nurs-  8       Coast News Feb.  2   1956  ery school and kindergartens.  One very swank nursery school  comprised four rooms expensively carpeted from Wail to  wall but with an i>Vtdocr play  area scarcely large enough to  turn around in.  A cancer dressing meeting  was held at the home of Mrs.  E.J. Shaw Monday night.  Much work was accomplished.  The need is still there for old  cottons, dresses, sheets, etc.  '52  Ford  Sedan  adio  &  Heater  WILSON CREEK  JOHN J. DUNKIN  Doctor of Optometry  906 Birks Building  VANCOUVER, B;<?.  HU_  B. W. MBONE  Chartered    Accountant  1045   W��st Pender St.  7  TAtlow 1954 ���  VANCOUVER 1,   B.C. f.  <���     JOHN  WOOD  has these  Agencies  for  TELEVISIO  SPARTON       "20 % MORE POWER" - PHILIPS WITH CHANNELOCK  FLEETWOOD   WITH PANORAMIC VISION  PRICES AS LOW AS $229.50!  T-V  Aerials. &  Parts on   hand  -  All  Channels  A complete Line of Thor Appliances  Refrigerators -  Electric  Ranges  -  Home  Laundry  Now in Stock  TRADE YOURS FOR TWINS!  the ThorLaurtdfy K  ii  *"���  AUTOMATIC washer $399.35    AUTOMATIC d^ver $299-95  Well Allow up to $150 oh your -Old Wastie* oil the Set!  TRADES AND TERMS AVAILABLE AT  c,/,^ HARDWARE,  ,W0U^    A MM I J* lir EC  t  APPLIANCES  J  Phone 32  Gibsons  ^^a___  GIGANTIC  TIRE & BATTERY SALE  At  525/16V--.  600/16  670/15...,;..  670/15  670/15  710/15  710/15  760/15  760/15  -  ;jATLAS.  ilATLAS  ,7_TLAS  ' ATJ-AS  ;ATLAS  ATLAS  ATLAS  ATLAS  ATLAS  GRIP SAFE  GRIP SAFE  CUSHIONAIRE  TUBELESS  WHITEWALLS  CUSHIONAIRE  TUBELESS  CUSHIONAIRE  TUBELESS  Reg.  Reg.  Reg.  Reg.  Reg.  Reg.  Reg.  Reg.  19.85  SALE PRICE $16,65  s  18.00  SALE  15.50  ;  26.15  7   SALE  v     21.90 .  r  30.70  '���SALE  25.70  -  31.55  :.   SALE  26.50  29.75  ���"���   SALE  2i95  34.50  SALE  28.95  -  32.50  SALE  27'25  37.45  SALE  31.40  I  ��� j  WINTER TREADS  670/15  670/15  710/15  760/15  ATLAS WEATHERGARD               Reg.        '  WEATHERGARD  TUBELESS       Reg.       \  WEATHERGARD                              Reg.  WEATHERGARD                             Reg.  27.60              SALE  ,32.05              SALE  31.20              SALE  34.15          .    SALE  23.15  26.90  26.20  28.60  TUBES  1 -     . -    ...  _A .,y                     - ���  670/15  670/15  Reg. ��4.30,            SALE $3.25                         600/16  Reg.-$4.30;              SALE $3.25                         760/15  Reg. $3.50  Reg. $4.90  SALE $2.75  SALE $3.90  ALL TIRES & TUEtfeS FULLY COVERED by the FAMOUS '^f LAS" GUARANTEE  ATLAS   BA T TER IES !  FULLY GUARANTEED FOR AS HIGH AS 36 MONTHS  SPECIAL    SALE    ALLOWANCE  $3.00 ON YOUR OLD BATTERY  sale effective  FEB.   1  TO FEB.   29   Inclusive  TERMS: CASH OR CREDIT CARD'.'���'  PHONE 142 GIBSONS

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