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 'W��m$M&%&: Library.  Published in Gibsons. B.C.  Voluihe. 10 Number  16  April 19, 195S  Serving the  Growingr  Sunshine Coast  from Squamish  Jo Pender Harbour  Gibsons Village tax rate for  this year will be 16 mills, the  same as last, year,; it was announced Tuesday night at the  Village Commission meeting  when the rates bylaw was presented for first reading.  Included in the bylaw also  is the additional school district mill Jrate of approximately 11 mills,-The exact amount  to be ; determined later, which  would make the total mill rate  to he,collected through the  municipal office to be approximately 27 mills.  ��� inconclusipn of the school  tax in the village mill rate occurs as the result cf the provincial government turning^  over the collection of school  " taxes to the municipalities in  school districts.  Unorganized areas   continue  to pay their taxes as    in   the  ^ past.  Coupled with th-,' Rates bylaw , Robert Burns, village  clerk also announced receipt  from the provincial govertf-  xnenr of a cheque for $11,552,  the provincial governments return, tq lnunicipalities of their  portion of the taxo. collected  for this purpose. The amount  "based on a population' basis  and is $16 per person in the  municipality according to the-  latest censlis. This' amount is  based on a 722 population for  Gibsons village.   ,      \  Mrs. M.  Macnicol wrote  a  letter  to  the village  commission asking that the 110 .feet -  between Sechelt highway and  Glen road; which (connects .Mfith .  Beach, road ; and provides- an  access ,'to Marine    Drive,    be -,  made usable for tra$fiqw On,,  motion of Commissioners Bal- >  len tine, and Mylroie the'matter was left for   examination  and possible    completion,   as  RESULTS  SURPRISE  'This'week's Gibsons Theati'e  shows start with Thursday and  Friday evening performances  of the Court Martial of Billy  Mitchell, the .technicolor cinemascope filming of the world-  famous trial of Col. Billy Mitchell, the first, man to prOye  that air power could be used������  to sink battleships and destroy  axmie��v   . _ _  . A Col.,Mitchell was/brpught^to  trial hecausfe:of jealousy 'ber  yt^een7^he:stwo arms- of- a great  ; dti^tij^^seryice. 7^e.; results  : -^l^sui^s.e:;^ipa1|reTgoer^. Svfio  wdll find the sWy as fresh and  impressive *as when    it    first  broke in'���'������'the news. Qary Cooper is starred as Col. Mitchell.  Saturday's     matinee/    a n d  1 evening show    brings ; Target;s  Zero, a story of the    Korean  Wari, in technicolor. < Richard  Conte and Peggy Castle play  the leads in this account of a  group, cut- off from the msim  body of    troops,    who    must  fight their waly back   against  terrific odds.  - .  Next week Gibsons Theatre  brings two more classic pictures, Nearer to Heaven, and  the Great Jessie James Robbery. ; i  soon as roadwork commences.  Accounts were ordered paid  totalling $363.17 of;, which  $109.20 was forAroads, $168.60  for water and $84.73 for the  fire committee;  A letter from R.B. Gilmour  'district superintendent for the  provincial roads department  informed the village commission that it did not favor installing warning signs such as  "Stop when Occupied" for a  predeslrian crossing and  "Crosswalk Ahead." It was  against departmental policy,  Mr. Gimour wrote.      ,  it  a  affair,  tuxbo-  carries  Valuable  machine  The first of its kind in the  area, a new Skagit Machine1  brought in by Osborneg, for  their O & O Logging show on  Narrows Arm will speed up  the handling and moving of  logs.  The machine is described as  a glorified and magnified donkey, and sits on a sled built  on two logs about 55 feet long  and 3V_i'to four feet thick. It  is self propelled-,jfrom site ,to  site in the woods,    where  moves itself by means    of  series of hitches'. '" "  '  It is a    three-drum  . powered by a D337  charge deisel engine.  The' sky-line drum  2,600 feet-of Wz inch line, or  3,100 feet of 1% inch line.  The main line carries 2,600 ft.  ; oi'I> incfi"Tine7. and" 4,500ffeet  of Vi inch line."  The machine is well adapted ' to work oveT rough  country, according    to    Ernie  - Pearson, who says it is built  to' perform sky-line skidding,  North   Bend,  slack  line    and  * High lead systems of logging,  and has trem'endoiis power.  The-O & O skagit is said to"  weigh over 25 tons, and when  loaded on this- flat-bed truck  for moving, the total jivexjght  of truck, trailer and" sfe'agit,  which was brought ���acrdss the  Sound by Black Ball ferry,  weighed about 50 tons.  The sled for��� ���, this ../huge  bright yellow behehidu.h was  built by Tom Re^rioldS 'who  has"' followed ��� his fatherin the  bhildins* ojEyihese 4iuge; logging  machine sleds.'  "v'7~���<���'������''-iyr-*:y--.  : Ernie took; time to show the  'machine, and the little    platform on which tfte    operator  stands to work a series of little levers that control all  its  operation. Set up on site, -With  -its sled complete, the machine  , will: have cost    approximately  $45,000���  William Roy Pearson, recently became one of the youngest  warrant officers in the RCAF;  when his promotion to warrant  officer class 2 was announced^  Sechelt's new Village Commission was sworn in Tuesday  afterhooh, held a short meeting, then adjourned until 8 p.m,  and put in an evening during  which considerable 7y administrative matters were discussed  and  arranged.  The swearing-in occurred at  2 p.m. when Magistrate Andy  Johnston first administered  the oath to Mrs. Christine  Johnston, his wife, who headed the poll. She was later elee  ted chairman of the Village  Commission.  Next Bernel Gordon was  sworn in and he was made  chairman of the finance com-  by Air Force Headquarters iriy/mittee.  Capt.  Sam Dawe  fol-  Black Ball  makes move  Reports are'current in Gibsons that Black Ball Ferries  will commence work on their  Hopkins Landing ferry slip  sometime  next .fall.      ��� - ���',  Nothing official on this has  been received from Black Ball  Ferries' Seattle headquarters  but the report appears to. be  on firm groundi this time.  Just how soon Black Ball  will be using the new slip is  Box Derby  Spring is in the air, and it's  time for the Sechelt Board of  Trade to mention the Provin-  cial Soap Box Derby once-  more, as June will not be long  in coming to the Peninsula, as  well as Mission, B.C. where  the races are held.  At the next meeting of the  . B. of T. it is expected this matter will be discussed moire  fully and a member appointed  to start tlie; boys and sponsors  off on the right foot. TLitera-  ture will soon be available to  boys aged 11 to 15 who would  .like. to. enter the big affair,  and who have one of the businessmen of the , Peninsula as  a. spqnspr., ... a. .,..���....-  Any boy in any age group  who would like  to    drive    a  ' "bug" may    contact    Mr.    E.  Pearson. He    will    list    your  Ottawa. The son of    Mr.   "W..  Pearson and the late Mr. Pearson of Davis Bay, Wilson Creek  B.C., W02  Pearson Was born  in Vancouver in 1924 and educated  in TKamloops .B.C.     He  worked after graduation, as a7;  shipwright at the North Van-  Ship TRepairs prior  to joining  the . Air Force in April 1943.  In 1955 jie was transferred to  his preserit position    at    435  Transport   Squadron.  RCAF  Station    N a m a o,    Lancaster  Park, Alta.  WQ2 Pearson holds the additional distinction    of   being'  one of the few unmarried servicemen of his rank.  Breakwater  discussed  Action    on    a    breakwater  north of the Municipal Hall to ' /j^^n^eSe JS^ke over  break,rough water from.-ttje     5i_.___������;*ii���-7J,S.^���^^.i_--7'....:  north-now appears possible .as  the result of Black Ball Fer-  lowed and he heads the special matters and events committee. Then came Alec Lamb  who heads the roads, parks  and beaches committee. Then.  Frank Parker was appointed to  , the  building  fire   and  health  committee chairmanship.  Haying cleared, the decks of  : the swearing-in ceremonies the  commission settled 4own to  business and during both ses-v  sions discussed the appointment of village, clerk. The final result was that. Ralph Johnson decided to com^it-ue -as yi_7  lage clerk having filled in, in  Xhat capacity ever; since the  caretaker commission was ap-  pointed.  It was explained that advertising for a.,villager clerk was  up to the decision of the village commission and under  the circumstances the commissioners decided it was not nee- .  essary to    advertise    if ��� Mr.  }-.'  ries reported decision to commence work on their ferry slip  at, Hopkins Landing this fall.  The subject was brought up  at Monday night's meeting of  the Board of Trade when Walter Nygren, chairman of the  marine committee reported on  correspondence with Hon.  James Sinclair.  Mr. Nygren was of the opinion correspondence apparently  was not doing the Job sufficiently;'well to force the issue  arid that;some other means  such 3s getting wider support;  from Gibsons organizations  would be of great help.  The committee will see what  can be done about lining up-  organizations interested in order to^make ,,upva. ^worthwhile  petition $p send to7 0ttaw^.  :'"7The.fj^ee^ing ;deci4ed to. have  an 3tife_^at^n7^fl|ce in Gib-  -^fr^os^i^iypwm^s^^i..  Mr. Jb___i_to_iJff salary will be  $175 a month, and the village  municipal   office,   temporarily  in the Village Centre building  will^be open oh three days each  week, Tuesday from 0 a_m. to  1 p.m. Thursday from 1 pan.  to 5 p.m. and on Saturday from  9 a.m. to 1 pjn. A rental   of  $30 a month is being paid for  the present municipal    office  whieh    the    commissioners  thought was low under the cir.  cumstances.  Meetings of the village commission will be held on the.  first and third Wednesday  evenings of each month com-  mencing at,S Welqek.  :}. It y/as decided that there  would be a iBeetin'g with members of the fire department at-.  tendingat .which the future of  the fire department will be arranged and' araylster^^-meeting  Cpl. Curnmimjk,,pt /thexQCpkP  vfill attend to discuss parking  angle parking should not be  allowed but they' first wanted  to discuss the problem with  the RCMP.  The - commission also decided to write letters of appreciation to the caretaker commissioners for the work they had  done in setting up the village  office and carrying out various duties called for under the  terms of their holding office,  and to Jim Parker for the  work he had done. The three  The Vote  Here is the result of the vote  last Saturday for Sechelt Village Commissioners:  Mrs. Christine Johnston 107  Bernel Gordon 101  Capt. Sam Dawe 82  Alec Lamb 79  Frank Parker        : 77  The first three  are  elected  for two years and the last two  for one year.  Votes polled by the losing  candidates were:  Lauritz Hansen 63  Daniel. Currie 59  Leo  Johnson 57  John  Toynbee 39  Robert Kent 34  George Page 26  Total. ..vote  156  Spdileci ballots 2 - 7,  2 rescued  Oliver Dubois of Pender  Harbour rescued two men on  Ruby Lake on Saturday last,  when their small car-topboat  overturned, according tore-  7 r^c^s;.__N)_n :p^ss^rsbyv ;-7-y -AAA,--.  The ^o^ d_��crib'ecf"as police-  mea from Burnaby^ had been  fishing, while a third companion slumbered in a car near  by. The men were big, and  "swamped the small craft.  Though they shouted for help  their companion in the car did  not hear them.  Oliver. Dubois passing in  hi�� car heard the calls, and was  able to launch a boat from  the shore and go to, their  assistance. Mr. Briggs, forest  ranger from Madeira 7 Park,  passing by saw the rescue attempt, and with hife help the  two men were brought to  shore.  pro-tem commissioners were  Steve Howlett, chairman, Ted  Osborne sr., and Ernie Pearson.  An interested- spectator irt  the. proceedings was Jack:  Mayne, returning officer and;  representative of the provincial government during the  proceedings that transformed  Sechelt from unorganized ter~  ritory to a village.  During the discussion: on the  placing of insurance with the  various companies Commissioner Gordon expressed the  opinion that it should be distributed in rotation among all  the insurance agencies operating in the village. This wast  agreed to by the other members  of the  commission.  Various internal arraiigps  ments with the bank and other  necessary administrative items  were explained and; settledi  during the afternoon and evening  sessions.     v      ���   ���>  Magistrate Johnston after-  completing the swearing - in  ceremonies congratulated the_  new commissioners and wished them the best of luck is.  their   future  deliberations.  The commission will obtaia.  as soon as possible a table,  made from solid doors and iroa  trestles and various ordinary-  chairs so they can give back:  to the .Board! of .Trade th&  board table that has been in.  use ever since the interim commission was set up.  On rising from their deliberations the commissioners expressed themselves as beifiau  satisfied with their day's, -^fe-  liberations-^anSd left &rf llteir  respective hbm with:  and other items that arose during  their deliberations;.  sons, whereygi^e^ <#n  ob- : re^rictioris. It was. though* by  4-nm*i     ��%>__r_x*tc.c����_ _r��^�� '">*-**�����.*_#__-_ _>v_-_ ��� ������    ~*w%*3i _ _ - J ���   ��� ���  tain necessary "direction: "andi  be channeled to the prdper officials in the community for information they might seek.  Tlie Coast News office was sel-  lected as^ being a central point  and signs will be put up directing strangers to that office.  William Sutherland suggested something should be done in  the community towards a testimonial dinner for Hon. James  Sinclair, federal minister of  fisheries who spoke here recently. Members of the Board  of Trade did not show enthusiasm in the venture for a  Board..of .Trade*  some of the commissioners:that  BOY SCOUTS F0ND  ^ovel features arcs being  planned for the financial drive  of the Sunshine Coast Boy  Scouts, during the month of  Mayi iE-obe^'G  Ion/ is chairman-.'pf j^he. ^eam_.  paigp,*--au^d;' TPon. Mackla^n vipe  ch^h;man.:^; :y,/  CEMETERY TRUSTEES  Elphinstone Jr. Sr. High  school has been asked te  supply one of the two   dele*  gates from Canada to be sent  to a Reed Cross eonvention ini  Maryland, U.S.A. -School offi-  cials feel this is a -vevy great  honour and a delegate has beent  found who would be suitable m every way to represent  Canaoa.  An application form has  been sent in, and if the delegate js chosen to represent  Canada ihe Jr. Red Cross o��  ElphJii&tone High Seboo? will  try to raise <he amount of SlOtfe  *��b/&I- -r'thefee tj stjrid.a.dele-  'gai^'-'^yWia^Vii)^'-  '*������-.   :��� ...  problematical but it would not  be before next spring at    the name, and if a spQns.or _ needs  earliest  from  present'   indica- a driver Mr. Pearson will con-  tions. tact him.  Roberts Creek  among leaders  In the Red Cross drive that  ended03A! 1BRI ii" s  ended' on March 31, Roberts  Creek was one of the first  areas to reach their quota,ac-  cordihg to-word received from  Red -Cross Headquarters in  Vancouver.  While Gibsons did not report quite as rapidly as did  Roberts Greek,- it surpassed  last year's total by a fair-sized  amount. Last year's final figure, was $454.42 and this year  to date with more expected the  total is $635.  The general meeting of the  Seaview Community Cemetery  was held at the home of the  secretary-treasurer, Mrs. Elizabeth Donaldson, on Wednesday, April 11 with trustees  Mrs. Eleanor N. Morris  Mrs. Donaldson, Mr. H.E. Wilson, Mr. David Herrin and Mr.  E.R; Tborrison present.  Mrs. Morris, president and  Mrs. Donaldson, secretary-  treasurer,, gave reports from,  which it appeared the cemetery and its finances were in  better shape than they had  been for some years, and it  was decided to mark out further plots, and to look into the  matter of clearing another  piece of grounds for future use.  The trustees last year bought '  a power-mower, and the caretaker, Mr. McFie reported he  had done a lot of Work with  it to make*the grounds pre:  sentable . It was also reported '  that twice within recent months  motorists had tried conclusions  with the fence and gate, but  the damage had been repaired,  and that drivers in both cases  escaped  unscathed.  Seaview  Community  Ceme  tery is a privately owned ceni-  etary, the land having been  bought by money raised by  local subscription, and title  was issued in, 1949 to the late  Robert Telford, the late Henry  King, and Mrs. Eleanor Morris as trustees. The only income is from the sale of plots,  and there is no provision for  pefrpefual care.  Early this year the trustees  approached various organizations in the district, as well as  individuals who had relatives  buried in the cemetery, for donation towards keeping the  place in decent shape, and have  received about ��60. In one instance it ran into criticism, at  leasL that was what it appeared to be until Harold Wilson  made the necessary explanation. It seems tlie matter of a  donation was under discussion  at a i local. meeting, and as it  was claimed the trustees every  year declared' a dividend  among themselves of what  was left over after expenses,  the meeting naturally was not  in favour of donating, but one  party present, who had at one  time boen a trustee, was emphatic that this allegation was  not true, and then Mr. Wilson^  who had been listening said;  that he was one of the present,  trustees, and named the other-  ones, including Canon H.U,  Oswald., and added that if anjr  one present thought that these  trustees or any Jof them got  one cent for their labors let  alone an annual dividend, they-  were-entirely wrong: The meeting then voted to make a donation.  As this suggestion seemed  to be wide spread, the trustees;  are of the opinion it should be  made clear to the public that  the only expenses in connection with the cemetery are the  amounts paid to the caretaker  for his services, and incidental  maintenance expenses, with  a very occasional extra expense  as in the case of the mower.  The trustees at the invitation of the president, Mrs..  Morris, addedi David Fox Donaldson to their number, in appreciation of his cheerful sen-  vices in attending to a lot of  the secretarial work, and also*  gave Mr. W.S. McFie iheir  vote of thanks for his care of  the cemetery beyond the call  of duty. ��   V  ����� -_  !_-l_.RlV6l3  ��� iStoe <��oast Mjeuis .  Published by Secheli Peninsula News Ltd.,  '    every Thursday,  at  Gibsons.  B.C.  :��� FRED  CRUICE,  Editor  and  Publisher  DO  WORTMAN,  Advertising  Manager  Member Canadian Weekly Newspaper Association  9- and the B.C. division of C.W.N.A.  Box 128. Gibsons, B.C. Phone 45Q  Authorized Second Class Mail, Post Office Department, Ottawa.  States of Subscription: 12 mos., $2;    6 mos., $1.25;    3 mos., 75c.  United Stales and Foreign, $2.50 per year. 5c per copy.  On May 11, 1950, ratepayers of Sechelt School- district approved a loan bylaw for school building by a majority of 67.67  percent. The proposed loan was $282,000, to provide a building  sum of $560,414.40 of which the provincial government would  provide one-half. To the'school district share was to be added a  sum of $1,792.80, for bylaw and debenture costs, making up the  2ban total.  Some opposition to the bylaw was based on the claim the  district was no longer increasing in population, was actually  cfecreasing, that new schools were not and would not be needed. On April 30, 1950, the school attendance of the district Was  *��43; on March 31, 1956, the attendance was 1,241, an increase  erg 498, or 67 percent.  On April 7 this year the school board found it necessary, with  Ihe approval of government inspectors, in order to provide accommodation for the rapidly increasing attendance, to submit a  further bylaw authorizing a loan of $587,600. This loan represented the full estimated cost of a new building program. In  IMs case the government, while hot advancing 50 percent of the  cost as formerly, did undertake to pay 50 percent of principal  and interest as they became due. In this recent case the rate  payers gave assent to the bylaw by a majority of 79.5 percent  ftwith one small poll to report.)  All this shows that the district is continuing growth in population as shown in the past. Evidently a large number of people  Snd this;area a suitable place in which to liye��-"7to make a living, and io raise families. It indicates a continuation of the population increase, with accompanying inci'ease in school attendance, which-began before the turn of the century.  Of perhaps more importance is the evident fact that those  ^ratepayers living here, and owning property, show full confidence in the district as a place to live, work and have' their  Somes, and are willing, if necessary, to furnish money to make  the district a still more desirable place. As long as such fueling of confidence, and willingness to meet responsibility can be  maintained it would seem the distrct has little to fear in the  iaiture.  The Sechelt vote  The Sechelt-vote for five Commissioners offered some sur-  Sf^ses and in other cases the conclusion was forgone. Mrs. Christine Johnston surprised with a vote that headed the poll and the  next in line, Bernel Gordon, who came within three votes of  Mrs. Johnston, showed the strength he was expected to have.  The other three Commissioners, Capt. Sain "Dawe, Alex Lamb  and Frank Parker were unknown quantities but the captain polled a surprisingly'good vote.  Looking' over the new board of commissioners, one can say it  sjontains balance. The women will be happy because one of their  sex was elected and the opponents to incorporation- will ..be  happy because their stalwart was elected. "The other three will  no doubt satisfy the remainder of the electorate.  It will be interesting to watch the operations of the Commission for its first year because here will be many pitfalls to avoid  and unless there* is a guiding hand with a good grasp of what  can and what cannot be done, the morass can become pretty deep'  for a new commission.  ������> However The Coast News is offering the new commissioners  complete co-operation and will strive to record faithfully- .the  various meetings the' commissiners will hold.    " ':'      '"''  Industry and juveniles  Changing econohiic conditions, and particularly; the "impact of industrialization," are  v1>Iamed for the increase in juvenile delinquency. in some of  itfte.. less developed ��� countries,  according to  a recently    pub-  fished "UN study.  The report points out that  tttere seems to be a relationship between industrialization,  when it is not accompanied,.by  adequate protective social  welfare measures, and juvenile  delinquency.  In addition, tlie number of  offences in certain countries  as increasing at a greater rate  tMaa the population. The study  cifes. as an example, figures  compiled by the United States  Shiidren's Bureau showing  that the number of youths passing through the nation's juvenile courts increased from  3&0.000 in 1948 to 435,000 in  1853, and that only a small  percentage of the difference  couia be attributed to the high-  sr." juvenile population.  THei report, which is contained* im the latest issue of the  Ihternartiohal Review of Criminal Policy, goes on to ymake  a-number of suggestions deal-  ��ng,'wilh measures for the pre-  ���:3)ention of the problem. Specifically, it urges the strengthen  ing of family life; the broadening of ��� sqhool . responsibilities so that new social functions can supplement or reinforce the role of the family;  and greater efforts to detect,  as early as- possible, the different types of behavior which  are considered, as leading to  actual delinquency.  Credit Unions  What is a Credit Union  ��� A credit Union is an organization operated by people  with a common bond of association, to /encourage thrift and  to provide credit when needed.  How does a credit union differ from a bank? It promotes  thrift by requesting its mem-,  bers to save small amounts at  regular intervals. A Credit  Union is controlled by its  members, each member has  only one vote, no matter how  much  money he  has.  A Credit Union has no high  paid officials.  Loans are made only to  members of'" the: Credit Union.  Your savings in your Credit  Union are insured.  E-L'YE-Sr'  ������ When Walt Disney's True  Life Adventure feature, ARCTIC WILDERNESS, is completed rare shots of Arctic  musk-ox will appear in the film:  through the help of a young  Canadian mammalogist of the'  Canadian  Wildlife Service.  Steering Disney cameraman.  Lloyd Beebe to, good musk-ox;  country is hot the first time?  that the Canadian Wildlife  Service of Northern Affairs;  and National Resourses hasv;  helped Walt Disney Produc-y  tions obtain hard-to-get Artie;  footage. '  The search for an opportunity  to photograph    herds     of "X  musk-ox - few in numbers andi'v  among the  most    civilization- y  shy of  Arctic wildlife - coin-,"-  cided with a survey being carried out by Mammalogist John  Tener in  Thelon   Game  Sane- :���-  tuary and as far north as Pelly .:���.  lake. The Thelon-   Sanctuary, .  15,000  square   miles   of     pro- 7.  tected  wilderness,  lies  in  the  " eastern half of the Mackenzie '  District  near    the     Keewatin r  boundary     about     mid - way  north-south    between    Saskat-y  chewan and the  Arctic coast;'  The  1930 estimate    of    ther  total  musk-ox population was:ML  10,000   animals.   Many  of  the*  herds live in the Thelon Sanctuary. - - ;  As the area covered some of  the most promising musk-ox1'  country in the north, Beebe y  was invited to come along;-"  Packing Cameras, camping"  equipment and a 17-foot alurii-; n  inum canoe, the two men flew'  north to Yellowknife, boarded  an Otter and-headed north for  the remote Back River  country. While Tener studied  the terrain for Artie wildlife, ���'.  Beebe stalked and photograph:  ' ed. His bag of-motion pictures,  includied three solitary mu^k-  ��� oxen grazing in the meadows y  a few caribou, Arctic fox* a7  variety of birds. At close rangeyi  Xheysurprized ay young ypeire.7..?  gririe falcon about to leave the  nest. At the head of Pelly  Lake three large wolves, in-'  specting the campers' tent, surprised them.  Few travellors have paddled  the Back River country route,  since James Anderson, a Hudson's Bay factor, followed it  in 1855 searching for traces of  Franklin.  They returned by the Thelon . River,   still searching for  more of the elusive musk-oxen,  and  after  six  days  spotted a,-.  fine herd of 40  animals. One .  big bull, rounding a bend sud- (  dently, posed for what should  be a memorable close-up. Lat-f  er  they picked up the heavy  tracks of    a    barren    ground *y  grizzly with cub in the sahdy,^  river banks' and Beebe added .*.',..  bear and cub and a large bull  cariboo  to his Arctic   bag. A  white trail , of    caribou    hair.!  winding down the river banks,  showed where    a    wandering ���.  . caribou ' herd    had    recently  crossed the river in their trek: V  south towards treeiihe. He re-'1:  tuned    ^o     civilization     well"  pleased     with    his    northern  "shooting."  It will come as an amusing  surprise to. many when they  learn that the first big departmental stores had - elevators  which carried customers up but  left them to, walk down. And  it was several, years before  store-owners reversed the ruling. It must have been hard on  fat people; although good for  them.  A famous British editor, Mr.  Sidney Dark, has this to say  about effort and success:  "There is no success without  effort, there is no attainment  without preparation. Nothing  of any real value can be easily  picked up. Before the craftsman can use his hands efficiently he must submit to the discipline of a long apprentice-  ment. However splendid his  dreams, no musician, can write. '  a symphony until he learns the  laws of .harmony. The untrained may be ambitious, .  brave and eager, but they cannot win battles.  There- is a Chinese proverb:  "It is easy to open a shop but  it is hard to keep it open." At,  the present time standards of  living are high; there are probably more opportunities .for.  advancement, than at any other  time in our history. Perhaps  things come too easily and  we become-soft. There are so  many elevators that' the idea  of being carried along prevails everywhere.  We heard of a business executive who applied for a. secretary. He asked one applicant  what kind of a job he wanted.  The youth said: "I want a job  where the hours are not long  and the pay is good." The boss  said. "There is only one job  like that around here and I  don't intend to resign." All the  same he probably was a hardworking ma'n who gave all he .  had. ' :....  -..;,  When the Pilgrim Fathers  were asked to account for. their  success they said:"It was not  with us as with some other  men whom small things, disy  courage." In an article entitled:   "Books   TTWritten :   Under.  "Difficulties," the author said:  "the plain truth is that the  greatest literature of the world  has been written'not in luxurious surroundings but in squalid garrets, in prisons; frequently in beds of sickness and pain  and under other circumstances  which would have discouraged  less determined people.'V'?  It is easy to be deceived by  appearances. One listens to a  great musician and it seems  so natural we say, he is a  born musician. The truth is  that behind that apparent ease  there lies hundreds of hours of  concentration and stern disci-,  pline. For the greater part of  his life Paderewski practised  eiglit hours a day and he said  if he allowed himself to cut  this playing in half he immediately noticed it and soon after  the musical critics sensed it.  On his own confession Winston Churchill writes his speeches as many as six times and  he" would, agree with ah instructor who said to young  ministers. "The secret of self-  possession in the pulpit is  through preparation."  When Professor John Buckley said all the rich men's sons  he knew had been failures he  may not have been 100    per-  ���....'For  Guarenteed  Which and Jewelry  Repairs ���  CHRIS'S   JEWELERS  Work   done   on   the   Premises  Phone 96 Sechelt  2      Coast News April 19 1956  '"cent correct but there was  enough truth in his statement  to make it a warning to all who  get things the easy way.  Wasn't it Carlyle who said:  "Genius is the capacity for taking infinite pains." No doubt  the children of poor parents  have their .troubles but it is  well-nigh certain that making  stepping-stones out of difficulties has been the making of a  great many. To be constantly  looking for elevators is to invite failure.  INVEST in  CANADA'S LARGEST  MUTUAL FUND  You can become part-  owner in over 100 widely  diversified and selected  securities with one single  investment in Investors  Mutual. For full informa:-  tion contact your Investors Syndicate repre-.  sentative.  Write or Phone  NEVILLE   ASTLEY  District Manager  503-640   W.   ftastings  Phone   Marine   5283  Vancouver   2,   B.C.  mutual of cakaoa tte.  Cautda- Jogwt ��wt-_l h**.,  scad orric_iwiMNiPE6. offices in rumWJidUUmX  "_  I.OO.F. Sunshine Coast  Lodge No.76 meets Gibson's Legion Hair 2nd and  4th Friday each month. -  Follow The Black Ball Flag!  FASTEST ACROSS THE STRAIT  VANCOUVER-NAN AIMO  FERRIES LEAVE EVERY TWO HOURS ON THE  EVEN HOUR, 6 A. M.--MIDNIGHT,   '  FROM BOTH HORSESHOE BAY AND NANAIMO  LV. at 6 am, 8, 10,12 noon, 2 pm, 4,6,8,10,12 mid.  .v. (Pacific Standard Time)  y ���'   . V>. ��� ..  s;; Black BallrYattcoUveryCity ferry terminal:*->*M Horseshoe y  Bay, West, Vancouver, Iminutes from downtown Vancouver "  via Georgia Street; Lions Gate Bridge and , W&t Shdre Drive  Reservations NOT Needed  Passengers���Aofomobr.es���Trucks ���������'���.  k  When you shop say you saw  it in The Coast News.  LETTERS  to editor  Editor: In responce to Mrs.  G. Gray's letter in the Coast  News. I should like to thank  her for her interest ih an article written by me entitled "A.  Spelaeological Trip."  Mrs. G. Gray is quite right j.  regarding the river Axe which,  she knew as a child and does  flow into the English Channel.  But the one-referred to in my  article is another river of the  same name (Axe) which flows  into  the  mouth  of  the  River  Severn .(The  Bristol Channel) <  at  Axebridge. The mouths  of  these two rivers are 40" miles  apart. I am afraid this time its  a "case of - ..-���.., y  "F'r I' come oop from Zom-j  merzet    where     the     Zider  ahpples grow".  But I also know that REAL  Devonshire cream is Elixor  for the  Gods. ���.   '���  Edward J. Attle.  0  '���' 7\/i0->-t.uVa>-  Bank o* *���������  ��!^,S'GS- "���������  <$�� @���UMUta&��p0t4t f?a*t4.. _  WORKING WITH   CANAQIANS  IN  EVERY WALK  OF  LIFE, SINCE  1817  W BANH*  TQjmuiQM CWDlAMt  ��� Gibsons Branch: EDWARD HENNIKEK, Manager  _ Sechelt Branch:                     DONALD McNAB, Manager  ��� - Canadian Forest Products Ltd. semi-monthly paydays  ��� Port Mellon (Sub-Agency): Open on ,  ��� ������  [_���������_���  ���  ���  ���  ���������-���������������O-SO-S----   __���-������-----���---���-  o.  .^r-tr-^*-.'^'. naranTgnTiwrwt-i  Part10  Coast News April 19 1956      $  BY  MBS.  G.  McNUTT  A school of black fish was  playing' around outside the  chuck while we waited. They  go up into Narrows Arm and  play around in the fresh water at the head in order to  get rid of. the barnacles and  other pests clinging to their  hides. We decided they were  waiting for the slack tide too.  When they disappeared we de-  u      ;Fbr Guaxenieed  Watch and* Jewelry  :' - _ i        " y        -  Repairs  CHRIS'S   JEWELERS  Work   done  on  the  Premises  Phoiie 96 Secheli  Another Change  ' infl|5pMiS[o.  Now Call  130 or 51  Parker & Sim  ]E��ECTR_Q  SECHELt  SALES  SERVICE  PARTS  REPAIRS  For The  (^NERAL  AUtOMOTIVE  REPAIRS  TIRES - BATTERIES  WELDING  McCUIitGGH SAWS  ymy^-o'il.tBs,  Ph_jn��3^T?S?t*ieny.y:-:' -^y  mm  ���������;. .      ���....,.c,.,: ..���,-,���_:��� vi ,y.|  ':Wh��t'$:'rNev.-Xri  HASSANS!  BAPCO  PAINTS  ���   ���  ���.. A Full Line of New  Fresh Colors ��� in bothy  High Gloss and Flat Tones  BAPTONE ��� LATEX  -  Out of Gas ��� ?.  Drive Down To  HASSANS!  AND MORE  Free Deliveries to any,  Frances Peninsula Point  on all  Cash Orders!  A charge of, 50c is^made  to otjjer points .    /  HASSANS  ���> '.  Pender .Harbour  ���:;���'������  ,     *   .   Phone 73H  cided it was time so we climbed into the boat and .were, off.  It still- wasn't, the  slack as  we soon found out.  By    that  time it was "too late   to   turn  back.  Away  we  went sliding  along the water in great arcs  but managing    by    constantly  swinging   the   wheel   t'o   keep  the bow headed in the    right  direction.. By that time I was  too tired to be very frightened  but 1 must admit I had quite a  turn when I saw a huge    log  slowly  but  surely  making its  way towards us. Gradually it  up-ended and what was visible  of it began to move in a wide  circle. After   a   few gyrations  it once more lay flat and was  still fora while as if making  up its mind which way to go  next. By that time we    were  well past it. Except for a drizzling rain which soon had us  good and wet we got to Porpoise Bay O.K. about 4 o'clock  in the morning. ���  We learned later that Kathleen had been sent back to Japan! Taki'sboys, Yukeo and  Lobo were sent up to, take  ,r charge of the'store. They were  quite popular with the young  local fishermen.  In the mean time Hatashita's  family, was also growing up.  Daughter "Kay" had taken a  commercial course aty Britannia. Hi^- School. In time she  got the job of running the  store. A sister became secretary to the Japanese consul.  Kay, found herself running  the post office, the store . and  buying fish. One day she said  "���'.a' huge run of blue^back came  in. Everyone'was-so busy catching' fish she closed the store  and rowed around into the bay  here where the   fish    bit   so  ; steadily she.*. was    kept    busy  7 hauling^ them "into the boat.  . ������ ;y^Vftejr  a t?me- a.i young'Kman 7  was  sent up to help her.This  was Ted Hyashi. It is hard to  say just what his" status  was,  some said adopted, others    a  protege.yWhat, ever it was it  was verygenerally ,accepteed  that he7 was' to,,marryTKay. He  ���'-" w��'s ��� -a- clever. young marvfinter-   ,  ; esteii in    radios'- photography 7  and carpentry 7 It was _ife7>^Py  renovated' the Hving qiiarte'ics,   '  ad<fed:,an7upstaJrsy and    ey^iify  ���bnilt yfurnitiire.    The - wlicfre  place got .a miuch; needed co^t.  ''���of 7|>S(inC:''-' ''��� ''���;��� ������'���;��� ���'������'"'''o "': y ���'-���.���'���  Asywe have said: before the.  main purpose of; the Japanese,  was to  get fish.    The    stores'  were  there merely to supply  ithe, fishermen - and.. their farrir. v:  ili^y^Hd^ever,?waien Kayygot, y  th�� Tstor.^ she decided , she '-y/asyy  .really going to make.it pay. So   '.,  she got in a la^ge stocky6f7all  kinds-.of goods and had yqiiite  ;a display.    X'y "''"'%���.."  So things went, from 1921  until the outbreak of the Second World War. Even then it  was pretty quiet until the war  began to warm up. Then the  Japanese made their attack on  Pearl Harbour. The first repercussion locally was a petition  to the Postal department to  have the P.O. removed from  the store. This was done and  the _ob given to Imer Beamish  who built a small place on'a  float and tied it up at the store  where it served as a P.O. for  several years.  Ted, "The police have come,  for us andywe have to be ready  to go by 8 o'clock in the morning. Please tell everybody in  the bay to come down to the  store before \ve go so we can  straighten up and arrange for  the payment of their accounts." '     "  . One of them was making the  rounds on 7the other side arid  another had gone through the  Chuck to Doriston, making the  same request.  It was said Nakashima, a  real oldtimer, had lit out in  his boat but he was soon found  and taken  into 'custody. ���  Next day we went down to  . the store but they were gone.  We had forgotten it was daylight saving time. It was something new then and everyone  in Egmont was ignoring it be-  ' cause the tides and fish knew r  nothing about man-made laws.  All "the Japanese from"here  and Pender Harbour were put  aboard the Union Steamship  that morning and sent to Vancouver. They were not allowed <  to take more than they could  carry. All their boats, some of  them very fine ones, were  towed willy-nilly to the'Fraser  River where they were eventually sold for what ever they  would bring.  It was said that when Kay  received the news she had to  be prepared to leave by 8 next  morning she tore upstairs and  flung open tlte cupboards and  drawers trying to decide what  to take and then she.sat weeping in the middle of the floor.  As she said afterwards she had  just begun to make the store  pay and was so proud of the  fact. It was some .time since  they had taken stock so she  had no idea of its value. It  was only a long time after and;  with a great deal7 of pleading'  that she was.allowed to come  back alone and take stock and  by that timeystu__f'r__a^,';alrieaid_/7':  been sold from the store.  What has since become of the  rest of, these Japanese families  I do not know;" but Ted 7 Tanci y  ���Kay7 are now; married; and 7;iriy-  the7 pi^^gyaphy7 busings jback y  ;,in^ntari^7y;-; y ���y.:y .yy :77y;';-:^:  'y7^oni^:;-of:7the������"��� finest picture?;  of; the yChiidc7 were taken yby  Ted.7He campetfyout bnybne of  the islands   in;*:��he middle of  the Rapids for six hours in or1-  der to get therti^He saidyat the  height of the   run   the; noise  was so terrific and the whole  island seemed to vibrate;  St/Mary's WA  faces busy days  A busy season is planned by  St. Mary's Hospital Auxiliary.  The meeting on April 12, un-7  der the  chairmanship  of Mrs.  N. Garvey, made arrangements  to hold their annual bazaar on  Sept. 22 this year.  A series of teas and luncheons at the various communities in the Harbour has been  planned. A bingo party was  discussed for the near future.  Details will be available later.  It was decided that ladies interested in the auxiliary, but  who are unable to attend meetings, might become associate  members and thus add their  help to the work being done  for their hospital. Members  were urged to remember the  date of the Bread Bake and  Tea, April 28, in the Club  House.  There was a beautiful birthday  cake resembling a work basket with roses spilling out  from the half open lid.  When you shop say you saw  it in The Coast News.  Variable Spring weather, is  making things difficult for tlie  weather forecasters, as is usual  for this time of the year. No  province escapes the be-low-  normal forecast put out by the  U.S. department of commerce,  but sections of the prairies, Ontario andy Quebec .share in  the near normal weather.  Have your Insurance man ���Sign** /VuU<Kttl__Slfl7/  paint you a full picture of W1H��|^- %Vf sKfcJf ffr  rising replacement costs.  Full insurance coverage will  give security and peace of  mind. '  N. Richard McKibbin  INSURANCE  t.  Phone 42       r'.   Gibsons. B.C.  Over 20 Years  of Insurance Experience  Honored on  : Productionof ptflpyand paper rbse.y.to a new high of 1,-  40".,561.,tons -during 1055 ac-  icprdingytb a report issued by  the Western Division,, Canadian Pulp "and Paper Association.  A; birthdayy party of special  interest to 7 Hillside and Port  MellQnitbolc placeyApril H at  the>^^ y^cpuver home of Mxs.  ��(ji:.':;Sj��_tlJsp-i, 4045 - McGill.  The guest was Mrs. Rumble,  mother of Mrs. Simpson arid-  Mrs. Olive Manton of-Hillside  and it was.her 91st birthday.  Three daughters, three  grand-daughters, and five  great grand-daughters were at  the pj^rty and greetings were  received from a son, two  daughters seven grand-children' in Eastern Canada.  During the afternoon more  than 20 friends and relatives  expressed their good wishes  and" Mrs. ' Rumble received-  many gifts, bouquets and cards.  Want to Catch that  JBIG   ONE?  Start Right this Season  with a choice from our  New Display  pf "Tackle  RODS -REELS - LURES - LINES  GET YOUR FISHING LICENSE TOO!  LTD.  PHOJNE 33  GIBSONS B.C.  ia_>iw^ -yy^y|^-^v  fflffl5-*i^^��i7^^^.i..^^I'  \m'-*  r^.,��_.  k  S  TH.E   (Eoast News  ��� i-'��*$*} ?; 'sy^'  Wlifen' the   news  came  that  Japan was in the war we had  just moved camp from Beaver  Creek anil our houses    were   ?  still on floats tied,up in.   they  bigtvtv just'"' east"   of:: TEgrriont  .Point:,,! ::remember .telling, 7Ted  ti^e hews vand, his an.sVV-er was-7  V^^;js'Pad;for';us."! ���'_."';'"'    ::y'���_._'  'It-' was afterwards said that  ���theygovernmeii-' told all    the    r  Japahese;:"'o'ii-;tlie-'-''. coast    that  ; they;.'should.'', be prep.ared: to be  , eyacjuated;. Rt. any  time.  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JC��__  y;y,r>.,��y:yy^vjyy^yyyiy;,yyyyA^y\  "THE NAME THAT MEANS A GOOD  DEAL t  Members of Port Mellon  PTA were interested in the excellent report brought 'back  from the Kamloops convention  by the representative Mrs. G.  Norman.  There were 389 delegates  representing 254 P.T. Associations and Mrs. Norman paid  tribute to the excellent organization. The business! of the  convention included revising  bylaws, election of life members, and passing resolutions  sent in by the local PTA's.  Lively discussions and debates  on such different subjects as  membership and objectives of  the PTA, leadership, program  planning, education and TV  programs brought out many  interesting points.  The value.of PTA to parents,  teachers and the . child was  stressed, a common meeting  ground for discussion of general problems relating to child  Gower Point  BY  PHYLLIS  M. HODGSON  Mr. and Mrs. John Coleridge  were in Vancouver to. attend  -the wedding of ( Mrs. Coleridge's cousin, Marilyn Lyons  of Halfmoon Bay to Percy Neville, Russell..  Mr. and Mrs. Harry Thorne  are home from a visit with  their daughter, Marjorie and  family at Naramapa.  Mrs. Mitchell King is visiting her daughter lola in Vancouver.  Mr. William Bow is-a .hospital patient in Vancouver.  Having spent the winter  months divided between her  .daughter -Muriel in> Portland,  and her son irrVancouver, Mrs.  Beaton has returned to her  home on the Sunshine: Coast.  Mrs. Wallace from Vlncou-  ver enjoyed the past week with  her daughter, Mrs: Work.  Mrs. Harry Chaster with  Jimmy were recent visitors to  the city.  7 Mr, and Mrs. R.H. Sowden  enjoyed a visit from their son,  his wife and grandson, Bobby.  development for the whole  community, where people of  all nationalities, colors and  creeds  are welcomed.  The need for leadership and  to have definite objectives, the'  problems of to-day, shortage  of teachers, increase in the size  of families resulting in swing  shifts in schools were all discussed. Mrs. Norman quoted  the Minister of Education,  Hon Eric Wiliston who said,  "The world ahead is. different .from the    world    behind  and the new world will depend  upon the brain power of all  the people. Machinery is taking the place of the untrained  personnel so the greater need  of education is becoming more  and more apparent".  Mrs. Norman had been impressed by the address on "The  child,in the middle", between  parents and  the   government,  given by Dr. K.D. Naegele of  U.B.C.  Dr.  Naegele emphasized the fact that the problem of  education cannot be answered  finally, It is different for each  generation and that.the  PTA  while  having no political attachment should be politically  minded enough to get what it  wants  from   the   government  of the day. The PTA is one of  the bridges across the gap of  individuality. In all our dealings with children, Dr.    Nae-  gle urged us to remember that  adults are transformed1 editions  of children, children are   not  small adults. .  Port Mellon  Halfmoon Bay  BY PAT WELSH  A display of films was shown  at Halfmoon Bay school room  April 15 from the clept. of education recreational board. Especially interesting was the  On�� showing how thevast paper mill at TPowell River operated-, others showed how logging is carried out in the  woods. Mrs. Billie Graves was  projectionist.  Mrs. C. Surtees, school mistress at Halfmoon Bay School  has resumed duties after a  severe bout of influenza. Mrs.  M. Tinkley took over as substitute during her absence.  The Redrooffs Auxiliary to  St. Mary's ; Hospital . Garden  Bay, met at the home of Mrs.  H. Pearce April il. Final plans  for the Summer Fair to be  held at the end of. July were  completed and- members assigned to the various stalls. It  was decided to hold two sales  of home cooking in August by  special, request.. Next meeting  will be held May 9,. at the  home of Mrs. P. Welsh.  Pete and Gretta Jorgensen  have returned home from a  three month visit to their for-,  mer hoiney_n>: Denmark. They  reported' a most enjoyable time  spent with their respective  .families in spite of the. extremely cold weather. On the  flight home their plane had to  alter course owing toy heavy  head winds, taking several,  hours longer to reach ' Montreal. They are happy to be  home and think the Sunshine  Coast is the . only place in  which to live.  Mr. and Mrs. Roy Bolderson  have left Redrooffs to live at  Garden Bay. Pender Harbour,  where Roy will operate his  boat rentals this year.  Mrs. Eva Lyons was a weekend visitor in Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. C. Lunn have  returned after a brief visit to  Vancouver.  Those visiting their summer  homes during the weekend,  Mr. and Mrs. Greenall, Mr.  and Mrs. W. Dix, Mr. G. Nairn,  Mr. and Mrs. R. Lamb, Miss  Marilyn  Cooper.  BY MRS. M. WEST  Mrs. Enemark sr. is visiting  Quesnel with her youngest son  Carl and his family including  a  new  grand-daughter.  Mr. and Mrs.-J. Swan spent  several days in Portland, Oregon.  Mr. and Mrs. G. MacDonald  have their daughter Mrs.  Schindel. and.- grandchildren-  Bonnie and Billy on a month's  visit from Whitehorse, Yukon.  Weekend - visitors with Mr.  and Mrs. J. Clark were Mrs.  Clark's: niece and nephew,  IW[rs. K. Shier and baby son  Norman and' Mr. Norman  Kwan. '      ���  Mis Arlene. Kwan niece of  Mrs. J. Clark a first year student at Vancouver Normal  School is in Port Mellon for a  . month's teaching. She will  assist Mrs. Wiren dividing her  time between grades 5 and 6  and 3 and 4 as well as starting  the children.with their track  and field- training for sports  day.  Mr. and Mrs. S. Klatt1 with  Wayne and Gary are spending  five days in Vancouver With  Mrs. Klatt's mother Mrs.    W.  , Gale.  Weekend visitors at the home  Mr. and Mrs. N. Marleau were  Mr. Marleau's mother Mrs. P.  Marleau and his brother and  family, Mr. and Mrs. R. Marleau with Roy and Douglas  of North Vancouver. Mrs. Marleau sr. whose home is in  Saskatchewan will stay awhile  in Port Mellon.  Mr. R. Gill and son'Robbie  made a short visit to Vancouver  returning with Mr. Gill's sister  Mrs. D. Davidson for the  weekend.  Mrs. H." Pitman    of    North  Vancouver spent, the weekend  -with her son and his wife, Mr.  ���and' Mrs.'t). JPitman. and family.  Mr. and Mrs. H7 .OUenberger  and family have returned from  Vancouver Island. They attended' the 3rd Annual Ocean Falls  reunion in the Parkesville  community hall. They report  it to have been a wonderful  get together of- over 2.00 ex-  Ocean Falls residents from as  faf�� afield as Vernon. Also Mr.  and Mrs, Lewis and Mr. and  Mrs. Crosby. Mr. and Mrs. Ol-  lenberger also visited Mr.  and Mrs. J. Carlson. Their farm  is doing well and they hope to  double their present milk herd  of 17 cows this year.  Those who remember her  will be sorry to hear of the  death of Rudy Paradis' Mother,  Mrs. E.M. Paradis in Kenora,  Ont.  Mrs. J.J. Strayhorn of North  Vancouver spent the^weekend  with his son and family, Mr.  and Mrs.- J. Strayhorn.  One of Western Canada's  top musical groups, The  Rhythm Pals, stars of radio  and television. The four pals,  left to right, are Mike Ferbey,  Jack Jensen, Mark Wald and  sitting at the steel guitar Arnold Nelson. Well-known for  their arrangements of western  ballads and hit parade songs,  they have toured the United  States and Canada appearing  with some of the big names  ,The Rhythm Pals now have a  15 minute television show on  Mondays at 11.00 p.m. oh CB-  UT, Channel ��. -  CHOIR, PARTY  Mr, and Mrs. W. Haley were  hosts to the choir of St. Mary's  Church, Gibsons, last week.  Father Kenny and Mr. and  Mrs. Corgah from Sechelt  were present, and Mrs. Hague  and Mrs. Nygren from Gibsons, with the young choristers.  An hour's regular choir practice was followed by games.'  and contests. Mae Reitz won a  large box of chocolates as a  prize. .Refreshments and: ice  cream were plentiful.  Roberts Creek  '    BY MRS. M. NEWMAN  Charles Bourne  was admit- -  ted to St. Mary's Hospital Saturday for a general  check-up  and  observation.  An   old fashioned   sing-song  smmzmrngmmmmmimmmmy**  6      Coast News April 19 1956  wound up the Vimy Dinner at  the Legion Hall April 10.  Mrs. D. Saddler is visiting  her son in Los Angeles for a  month. '..       ���'  Charles Haslam is back'  home following surgery at the  General hospital "last' week.   ,  Ralpft Galliford, Bud Pierce  and the W. Bpytes were up for  the weekend and spent time  pulling big ones otit of Ruby  Lake.  Dick and Nan ReeVes, Mr.  and! Mrs. Lawrie Farrar and  little daughter were weekend  guests, visiting A.R. Reeves.  Donald Walker has gone into St. Paul's Hospital for an  operation.  Gordon Smith is here from  Campbell River where he is  employed by the Bank of Commerce, spending his vacation  with his parents.  When you shop say you saw  it in The Coast News.  ���_  Unusualqwlts  At the suggestion of Mrs. A.  G. Mercer chairman of British  Columbia Red Cross women's ,  work committee, branches in  British Columbia have prepared two unusual quilts. For the  first Quilt, every '. branch in  the province designed and made  orie square. The designs ranged from that of apples from  the Okanagan to an appliqued  square featuring ��� gulls flying  the straits "follow the birds  to Victoria." The squares were  quilted into a complete cover  by the Chilliwack branch. It is  being sent to the Red Cross  Outpost hospital at Atlin, most  northern unit of, this service  in Canada.  This quilting effort inspired,  the upper Fraser Valley region  of the society, with 12 branches, to design and complete  their own quilt. It comprises  56 blocks made by 44 regional  women's work groups.  For Early Potatoes, Plant  _AHS=eri^^^r^^.  E4RLY EPICURE WARBA KATAHDA  We Carry 4-10-10 FERTILIZER; A MUST for Successful Potato Culture.  We carrv a Full LttofFERTILIZERS for General Garden Use    ...  and for Special Plant Culture. ,^-  HOT CAPS are In Stock Now for Coo) Nights of April and May  v r-~x *   '"     KEVIN'S  Our  SEEDS  sxe  in   Good  Selection  for all  Your   Needs  Phonfi 32  mmmmmmmmmmm  Gibsons  BEDDING  PLANTS  will be here  for you about  May   1  Best performance in ii  TUDOB  VICTORIA  The '56 Ford has the worhiVmbstY  exciting V-8 engine! ItV the largest-selling V-8T  7 of all���now in & Twder-thah-ever ritngo ;  Y   ? ^ ���'   of horsepower ratings, i?3-Hp. \n,  225-Hp.! And Ford also offers the famous y "  I-block Six���with the lively performance  of deepJblock design���available in  all Mainline and Customline models        _��� y  _^ and in a popular range of station wagons.'  V-fl ��r $iX���-a Ford with famous Fordomatic drive  offers you the finest, most responsive power,     -  ., the smoothest, easiest driving! - ���*-.-'  **���.  Smartest $  CUBTOtttim  PO��0Ol  ��� ���  . Iff Iffim lfn��t fauptaMl fry Ikm ThwirfwrbSrdl  )   Any way you look at it, you can see the.  = unmistakable styling-inspiration of the Thimderbird  1  in the *56 Ford ... the same long, low, lithe  ftilhouette, alire with the look of tomorrow! And Ford's  big, roomy interiors feature trims and upholsteries t���  that are unmatched for/smartness and eye-appeal.  all of them as practical and hard-wearing as they .are glamorous.  ford is the family oar that's Thunderbird-lovely, inside and out!  Safest car in i\  vriefe ��ft Hi* ���My Hmimrm-9i WaHNHWi fr���tgw   .  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It was first a community  guild with the church as the  foremost project as there were  not enough Anglicans in the  district to have a church affair .  only. ��  Many worthwhile projects  were helped. Mrs, W.B. Billingsley was. the first, president and Mrs. Joe Davis, firsts  secretary- treasurer. It is now  a church W.A. The president  of the W.A. in the diocese of  - New Westminster, Mrs. F. Godfrey and the treasurer, Mrs. W.  Bracher were guest speakers  at the first meeting, Both  were introduced by Canon Oswald. Officers elected were  Mrs. Oswald honorary president; Mrs. Alice Batehelor,  president; Mrs.   C.G.   Lucken,  JOHN J. 7DUNKIN  Doctor of Optometry  906  Birks   Building  VANCOUVER, B.C.  vice-president; Mrs. Ada Dawe,  secretary and Mrs. N. Macklin Treasurer, Tea was served  in the Parish  Hall  W, Doyle from Victoria is  the guest of his daughter, Mrs..  G.  Potts. ���   ���'"���"-v'  Mr. and Mrs. Alec Gibson  are here from Boston Bar and  are visiting Mrs. Gibson's par-  nets Mr. and Mrs. W.K. Berry.  Mrs.. Betty Williams and  daughter Margaret in Vancouver for a few days      ,  Mrs. Lloyd Turner in hospital coming along well.  The L.A. to the Sechelt  branch of. the Legion will hold  a rummage sale ton May 3rd.  Mrs. Ritchie is 'general convenor. It will open at 10.30 a.m.  and coffee and eats will also  be on sale.  Mark Steele spent a very  nice holiday at Pender Harbour with his aunt and Mr. and  Mrs. Whitaker, also grand-dad  T.J. Cook who is visiting also.  Mrs. S. McKenzie is chairman for P.T.A| May Day com-  .mitteee, and will call a meeting of other interested organizations on April 23 at 8 .p.m.  at the elementary school.  Kenneth Johnson visiting his  aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs.  Leo Johnson.  Abandoned  Indian   Sawmill'  at the mouth    of    Guilenook.  River. in  Prince Rupert    Dis- ,  trict,  photographed   in     1913. .  One of 250 illustrations in new  historical;logging book, "Glory  Days of Logging" by Ralph W.  Andrews, B.C. Forest Service,  photo.  ���      ���  OESinstals  its officers  New officers of Mt. Elphm- .*.'***& sood one with 600 or  stone Chapter No. .65, OES, . more delegates present who  were installed recently stayed.right^through to the end  in an impressive ceremony by  aim! gets  Liberal post  Jules Mainil of Mainport  Golf Course has been named  ah area vice-president for. the  British Columbia Liberal association. The appointment was  made at the Liberal convention in Vancouver April 6 and  7.    '  "The meeting was a surpris-  Jh-MJIT-ll  tm����M-Mnim��-n ������������� ��wm_jMm_iEiiM-j-M_|_ in *Aau*miiM*wt*MKB��aMnstt*****m****a*M**9m*M*MWMmmaunm#im*mm**m.*a**mi**MUWK*>  SHOP at your CO-OP  AND LET THE MINGS GO 10 WORK  ���y.'  DO YOU KNOW? In the Past  Year, your CO-OP STORE  PAID  3% DIVIDEND ON MEMBER PURCHASES  2% INTEREST ON PAID \JP SHARE CAPITAL  Your Co-op Store is now open for New Membership.  Apply at the.Store for particulars.  past officers of grand chapter,  Mrs. Estelle Robinson and Mrs.  Florence Stnithers.  Heading the list was Mrs..  Molly McColl as worthy matron,* who carried a sheaf of  pink roses matching her corsage, a gift from her family.  Other officers, also wearing  floor length white gowns and  corsages, receiving the badge  of their office were the associate, matron, Mrs. Bessie Shaw;  ;Mrs; Christine Andersdn. Mrs.  Jo. Mylroie Mrs. Grace MacDonald, Mrs. Grace Gumming,.  Mrs. Lindley Wilson,. Mrs.  Louise Brookman, Mrs. Joyce  Stewart, Mrs. D. Parsons, Mrs.  S. Gardiner, Mrs. C. Fran-ski,  Mrs. I Coleridge, Mrs. E. Lyons  and Mrs. B. Woods.  of the business sessions. So  'many representatives from  '^.northern . districts who had  come down a considerable ex-  pense to take in the convention," Mr. Mainil said.  "There were some  60 reso-  , lutions discussed    and    passed  f-and  the  outstanding part    of  -.i.the convention was the    wide  .���������interest taken  in Liberal    affairs by the 600    present.    A  -.new  constitution  was    drawn  -up and debated fully and    it  ;will now be sent to the local  -(���Liberal associations for" their  endorsation."  Mr.  Mainil -added.  ������������  Arthur Laing, Liberal party  leader received a standing ova-  ton     when     his     name    was  brought forwrd for re-election  as leader of the party. No other  Garden Bay  By Judith Fletcher  Mr. Roy Paine West Vancouver, is visiting Mr. and Mrs.  Jack Potts Sinclair Bay.  Mr. and Mrs.-Jud Johnstone,  of Blind Bay, Spent Wednesday  in the Harbour.  Ed.    Hascamp.     Vancouver,.  formerly  of Pender    Harbour  spent a weekend renewing old  acquaintances and fishing    on  Sakinaw Lake.  John Dusenberg,. a newcomer to Pender Harbour is logging on Agammenon Channel.  Art Dingman, former    resident visited friends here.  Mrs. Loretta Sparling is  spending the week in Garden  Bay.  Harry Attawell, Vancouver  is registered at Garden Bay  Lodge.  Mr. and Mrs! Jack Potts left  Sunday for a few weeks vacation in the state of Washington.  . Mrs. R.L: Jermain has returned after a few days visiting her daughter iri West Vancouver.  Among, those who spent a few  days in Vancouver were Einar  Laurentzen Mr. and Mrs.  George Robinson, . Al Lloyd,  Miss Edna Simmons, Mrs. Eun-  ice I^incham. and Mr. and Mrs.  Gerry Fincham.  Mrs.' Gordon Cockr'an. and  children of Irvine's Landing,  have joined Mr. Cockran on  Texada Island.  Miss Jessie Lennan, children's Hospital, Vancouver,  nurse, is visiting Mr. and Mrs.-  Eric Davidson of Garden Bay.  Capt, Christmas . of Hardy  Island spent, two days  in  the  Harbour  recently.  R.J. Reddington, Vancouver,  will spend the summer at  Quarrie Bay.  Charles Klien, of Gibsons,  spent" a few days in Kleindale  visiting his brother, William.  Mr. Maynard, postmaster ot  Billings Bay visited Irvine's  Landing during the week.  Oscar  Nelson is at Quarrie  Bay for the summer.  .Mr. and Mrs. Bud Kammer-  le and young son, of Irvine's  Landing have left for Langley  Prairie to visit Mr. Kammerle's  father. "  J.R. Campbell of Vancouver,  has moved to Quarrie Bay.  John Daly and sons, Dick  and Saen,. spent a skiing holiday in Manning Park on the  Hope-Princeton Highway. They  also visited Penticton.  Mrs. Eric Davidson gave a  tea On Tuesday in honour of  Miss Mary vanColler, bride  elect of Dr. John Playfair, of  St. Mary's Hospital.  Mrs. Nesta Home, who" spent;  the winter with her son in Toronto has returned to Pender  Harbour. While in the East she  visited her brothers in New  Hampshire. Mrs. Home is a  well known portrait painter  and while in the east received  several commissions. e  Dr. and Mrs. Swan an&  young daughter are holidaying  on Vancouver Island where  Mrs. Swan's parents reside.  B. W. M. BONE  Chartered    Accountant  .1045   West Pender  St.  TAtlo'w  1954  VANCOUVER  1;.  B.C.  CO-OPERATIVE Arsociatiofi  ���"'������' ''7yyy ;'"''' Gibs6_iis^B:C.-'7'' " v-7.  .      name was put forth    so    Mr.  Worthy  patron and    associ-     L-ing wag elected b    acclama.  ate patron,. J.  Wardil  and'H.yy,^f^n-  Mylroie with J. -Swan asysfa.^y jnaCsurprted  me���;    saicf  :^&&W$ty- the ..y^-yyyyA'ymx Mainil,  <<w^.the fact  all  :,y:Fo^^  she  thanked^? /offtcersypcl,.; iruthe,entire ses^ionrIl_ey must  members j��or:tt ,  '/*;   _   ���_..���'��� ,��� ������*   ..    .  .*�����-  ���>��;--'.:?��,s'  >f>t?f"1l",",l">lll,l,,ll"��':'l'"��ltlll">l����l'��"��M'i��ll��  ' """��� j" ������������'���--"���'���������'- ' ���;';-  Thornton   Wilder's  ll  FRI. APRIL 20  8 P.M,  J; Drunirii'ond.  OUR   FIRST   ANNIVERSARY   IN   BUSINESS  IN   SECHELT   IS   SAURDAY,   APRIL   21  To  Each  Purclfaser  ofgla  New  or ���,;^c^dit!^iiecl  , '  VV,*-'- \:'--.  'cicfe  been  .... ��� ....    .,.. ,      . ..,   .   -   ��� "mUd'e    in    wood    utilization  Past,, worthyypatron,;, James      through (he use of small wood,  Wardil,  spoke .briefly  on  the     salvage wood, salvage logs and .  work of the past year and ex-     mU1 residue  recovery,  pressed  his   gratitude   to   the  members for their support and  for  kindness  shown     to    him  during   the  serious  illness   he.  suffered during his term in of- ..y  V  Husbands! Wives!  Weak, Run-down, Old?  fice.yHe   received,   his   past   pa-       Thousands of couples are weak, tired,  lack  nniversary  e   Will  Give,  FREE ,  A New Miller LIGHTING SET  . valued  at  $6.50  BYCICLES priced from $25 Up.  v    A Full Line of Wheeled Goods  BA7BY CARRIAGES an STROLLERS  SECHELT CYCLE  Phone 95M Sechelt  tron's jewel from Mrs  Wardil.  He   then    -was     installed '-as  -.'worthy' patx'dh for -the ensuing  ���year.'.-: y       yy      yy.    '  77 With the closing of the meeting, supper was served in the        banquet room to  60 members  and guests. The    tables  ' were  decorated with trailing ivy on   ,  which perched Easter chicks of yy*,; y:  rainbow hues, while  tiny  v.el-y^XX  ;yet  bunnies  peeked'from  un-    y  y  der the , leaves.   , A... bowl    of.  spring flowers' graced thVhead  -table.  energy and pep; they feel run-down, old because bodies lack iron at 40, 50, 60. Try  OstroK Tonic Tablets today. Supplies invig-  itirator you, too, may need to revitalize, stimulate, energize and build-up entire body. Feel  ���ggists.  HIGH SCHOOL  7;-..AUDITORIUM   .  Elphinstone  Jr. - Sr.. High School  Admission 75c  Students Union  Card Holders 50c  /3  The  Coast  News  printing plant can  produce   letter-heads  and   envelopes  ii^^s^ntg-i^pa?^S?7^^  Police Court  Richard Brooks,;:. of. Salt ���  Spring Island, haying, previous-.,  ly feeen warned about speeding.  on the ''.highway)' was?'fined $30  and costs in'' Magistratb' JTo'Iiri-  ston'ss court, for speeding at  Sechelt.  .    Fred Pahl of Powell River,  ���' if or excessive ��� speed- at: Sfelina  Park,-was fined S25 and costs.  Daniel Tumulty Smith of  Gibsons, for illegal parking  near the Shell Station in Gibsons, was fined S2 and costs.  For operating a vehicle without a license, a juvenile was  fined-$10 and costs.yy  Operating77a vehicle while,  his ability was impaired cost  Ralph MelVin. Miller of Gibsons $150 and costs. The charge  arose, out of Mr. Miller running his car off the highway  and into the side of Mr. Rus-  ��� sell's house    near    Granthams  > Landing. ���  Charged with, driving a motor vehicle while his ability  was impaired, Harold Blair  McLaren of North Vancouver  was found guilty, and fined  $150 and cost's. The charge followed the investigation of Cpl.  Morrison into complaints of  several. citizens that a man  was driving his car recklessly  about Gibsons.     ���  ARSHALL-WELLS  i0RMMA��  The only house paint guaranteed not  to blister on new wood! Sold with a  "double-your-money-back" guarantee!  ��� 100% Blister-Proof on new wood!  ��� More Blister-Resistant on painted  wood! -  ��� Stain-Proof... no more rust streaks!  ��� Fume-Proof... no more discoloration!  ��� Self-Priming.... requires no under*  coat!  Once you see how FORMULA S  adds lasting color and beauty  you'll never try any conventional   house   paint  again!  l\$  Beo&dt/m^wmm  Phone  51  Secheli  Robezts  Creek W* fib  AREA (INCLSTORACE):  ,1340.25  5QU.FEET  ;PLU?>   CAR  PORT  REAR   VifcW  &. three bed room home of  3ES?4& sq. ft. A combination  *_fES.ty and kitchen in the front,  \E_____. entrance to the car port  Stt&<-&.andy to the storage area.  _E&e Mving room is on the rear  fee reason of view or privacy  "W&ere a comfortable patio area  ���333__c_ I_e built and landscaped  tot suit. "Working drawings  ��wa_lable for $25.00 per set of  2 fctfaaeprints, or for other select  ��3te_*_gns, write for our new "50  HfiEEO- IPJan Book" send 25c to  ees75-2^'co^t of mailing and hand-  ia__g. Wxb Building Centre B.C.  &M^ ll2m West Broadway  "\s__iiepuveT B.C.  Evangelist from Fiji in Gibsons  Evangelist Jasper Shah  spoke on Sunday at the Pentecostal Tabernacle before a well  filled church where his message  was  well received.  During this week he will  conduct meetings nightly in  the Tabernacle in the interests  of the Gospel. -He will be  bringing the Gospel in Song  and music, as well as the spoken word.  Evangelist Jasper Shah was  born in    the    Fijian    Islands,  where he lived until he came  to Canada five years ago to  attend Bible College.. Prior to  coming to Canada he sailed the  Pacific for two years, and it  was during this period that  he came into contact with the  Christian way of life, which  he now expounds. It has given, him pleasure while travelling across the province to  lecture in many of its Highs,  Schools on the Fijian Islands,  its people and ti_eir way of  life.  e\  A letter of friendship from  Europe has been received by  the'Odd Fellows Lodge in Gib-  sons. The letter which is an  answer to one sent along with  a parcel earlier in the year  /was read at the recent lodge  meeting. Here is  the letter;  Mr.  W.H. Keen,  Treas.  Sunshine Coast Lodge No. 76,  Gibsons, B.C.  Dear Brothers,  We, my wife and T, are very  happy to ackowledge the  prompt receipt of your generous Food Package - mailed via*  ���Denmark. Having arrived on  the 10th of March; It was a  right surprise and made us the  pleasure our donor had intended. We thank you hearty for  the present, you have sent us  in actual friendship, having  made by it a highly welcome  supply of victuals.  To give you a little information about me I would like to  Port ftflelion  streamlines  At a general meeting of the  Community club April 12,  ways and means of streamlining  the   association  were  dis-  i cussed. It was decided to  handle activities, sports and  and dances through special  committees.  ; Several constitutional  changes were passed, including affiliation of clubs being  no longer considered necessary: That the Community hall  manager shall be appointed by  the executive committee; that  duties of the secretary shall  be divided and recording and  corresponding secretaries be  elected.  As ' this simplification becomes effective it will only be  necessary to have one annual  general meeting'instead of the  present quarterly meetings.  Nominations for president and  secretaries  were  accepted.  A donatiion of $125 to the  ���Sechelt Peninsula Little League was approved.  Don't   forget   to   read  Coast News Classified.  The  8  Coast News April 19 1956  snip  mention that I was born in  1887 at Teplice, Bohemia. After having finished my study  in Prague I became a teacher  at our town. During my O.F.  Membership I got Secy and  later deputy of the chairman  of the "Eintrach. Lodge No. 4  at Teplice".  In the year of 1938, the year  of occupation of our country  by the Germans I was dismissed  of my situation of a headmaster in consequence of my O.F.  membership and functions.  ���After liberation 1945 I worked again at Teplice until 1949.  In consequence of an accident  and my age I am unable to  work. My Pension is only a  small.one and our savings and  property were expropriated.  It would exceed the frame  of my letter to write more  fully about me, a letter with  the aim of thanking you once  more hearty for your prominent help.  With the best of personel regards and the best wishes for  your good health, I am yours  in Friendship, Love and Truth  Rudolf Stastry,  Teplice Lazne 11 v Leek.  Konevova, Czechoslovakia.  P.S. Please excuse my smattering of English.  ARE SHOES COSTING  YOU TOO MUCH?  HALF-SOLES   ARE  A, LOT CHEAPER!  Ron s Shoe  Repair  Secheli   Highway  Gibsons  1  Sechelt School District  No.46  The Trustees   of   Sechelt   School   District   No.   46  ,      �� , A      ���  wish to express their sincere thanks io all individuals and organizations of ihe district who gave so *  willingly of their time and effori io bring the recent  referendum to such a satisfactory conclusion. Particularly, ihey are deeply grateful for ihe invaluable support given ihem by ihe Editor of the Coast  News, Mr. Cruice/ and io Mr. Harold Wilson, who at '  considerable personal sacrifice acted as Returning  Officer.  v Finally, ihe Trustees express their appreciation  io ihe ratepayers who supported ihe By-Law with  their "Yes" votes. They take ihe 80��^,. "Yes"_ vote  obtained as an expression of approval and confidence  - in ihe work ihey have performed on ihe building  program  covered by  the By-Law.  Predictions   are  dan  gerous  i  The Coast News  i ���       . ���/..;' ���  expects a peak printin  this summer of 1,80�� copies.  summer the  i  was CLASSIFIED RATES   15 words  for 50 cents plus  iwo cents a word over 15. This  includes name    and    address..  Consecutive rates available.  Classified   advertisements,   accepted up io 5 p.m. Tuesday.  With the exception of continuous accounts, a 10c bookA  keeping charge is made for all  Classified Advertising not paid  for within 7 days of publication.  Legate ���  16  cenis per  count  line  for  first  insertion.  12 cents per count line  for each consecutive insertion.  Card of Thanks, Engagements.  In Memoriams - up to 50 word3  $1.00 per insertion. 2c per word  over 50.  Classified Display ��� 70c per  ,   column inch.  CARD OF THANKS  I wish to thank all who gave  me their support in the election for Village Council.  Sam Dawe.    ANNOUNCEMENT  To^ovTwho took all the daffodils from my garden: I would  have given if you needed them.  Please leave the tulips. I may  not see another Spring time.  Thank you. Green Isle, Roberts  Creek.  NOTICE  TOWING AND : FREIGHTING  W. Nygren, Gibsons 13    tfn  WORK WANTED  TOTEM FLASHES  A four room house on the  waterfront at beautiful Gower  Point. A nice iiving room, kitchen, two bedrooms, 3 ps bathroom. Wonderful view. The  full price is only $6,500.- $1,300  down the balance at tlie $40.00  per month.  'Another good buy at Gower  Point, an acre of waterfront,  a nice summer or winter, home  for only $5,250,  $1,250 down.  Davis Bay. We can say that  this is one of the best homes  on the entire coast. Built under" N.H.A. You would have to  see the house to appreciate.  Let us show it to you.  Do you want a summer home  for only $650 down, balance at  $35. per month, we have one  so come in and see us, you  are always welcome.  Always a better buy at  TOTEM REALTY  Gibsons B.C.  FOR SALE  Introducing Grandmere Orion Sweaters: Cardigans, Short-  sleeved pullovers, V-Necks, in  an excellent cplor range. Grand-  mere -Sweaters are well guaranteed against shrinking or  stretching, and we can match  buttons, should you lose one.  Thriftee  Stores,   Gibsons  FOR SALE  Spray and brush painting;  also paperhanging.; J. Melhus.  Phone   Gibsons   33. tfn  HELP WANTED   Reliable man with car, to  manage established Fuller  Brush business for Sechelt and  surrounding districts . Write  G. Weldon, 258 Howard Ave.,  Nanaimo. Phone 615 L        tfn  Cook--Waitress wanted immediately. Experience not necessary. Phone Gibsons 69.  ~Clerk~toTwork in grocery  store, male pr female, Some  experience preferred. Apply to  Box No, 436  18  Waitress"~and Cook- general  for restaurant in Parksville  Must 'be of neat appearance.  Apply P.O. Box 14 Parksville B.C.;        -��� ���'���',������'������ ���������-   ���'������-..-  Part time help from 9 a.m.  to  12 noon daily.  Also    Dish  Washer from 8 to 5 p.m.  Phone Gibsons 140  POSITION WANTED  Camp Cook, up to 24 men.  Good references, non-drinker.  Phone 111M Gibsons.   WANTED    Good used oil range and  used high chair. Lee Roberts,  Roberts Creek,. B.C.  '    TIMBER WANTED  TIMBER WANTED  We Cruise and Estimate and  Pay Cash on Signing the Contract. Sucre Lumber Co. Ltd.  Saw Mills. Phone Gibsons 151  or 155 tfn  WATCH REPAIRS  ~ Fast,* accurate,"������ guaranteed  watch repairs. Marine Men's  Wear, Gibsons. tfn  ~~Fbr GuaranFeed 'Watch- and  Jewelry Repairs, See Chris's  Jewelers, Sechelt. Work done  on the premises,     y tfn  REAL ESTATE  FIR FIREWOOD  Large loads, $7.50 del. Gibsons,  $8.00 outside Gibsons.  FIR SAWDUST  $6.00 .del. Gibsons, $7.00  outside Gibsons.  Sucre Lumber Co. Ltd.  Phone Gibsons 151.  Car Top boat, 1 year old  complete weight approx. 70  lbs. $45 cash. Phone Gibsons  59Q.   Leaving town must sell;  Washing machine, hand machine with wringer, 2 white  Enamel tubs attached, cost  $50. - half; Philips long and  short wave, the kind most fishermen use, cost $60. - take  half; cream enamel sawdust  range, a nice one - take $15;  garden tools, 8 gals shingles  paint, brown; 1 gal. outside  white, the lot $14; also new  3 ft one man saw, new scythe  and aluminum snath. G.F.  Perkins, on the Moisio Place,  Payne Rd. near Reid Rd.  14 ft. boat designed for outboard  motor. Sale  price    $60  Apply  Murray    King    Phone  "Gibsons  8 Y. 16  1951 FonT~15ump Truck^  with steady work ahead.  Phone Sechelt 60Q. . tfn  DROPS OF  GOLD  Just a few drops smoothed  on with the palm of the hand  removes' facial wrinkles and  rough, dry skin. Tones and  rejuvinate's skin tissues. By  Helene Seager, at Lang's  Drug Stores, Gibsons and Sechelt tfn  ��� r WQQQ~ ~ ,  Alder or Fir  Also Slab Wood  SERVICE FUELS  .Ran Vernon '  Phone Gibsons 26Q  Available shortly, easy to  heat 6 room home in Sechelt.  Large dry basement, furnace,  laundry tubs, unfinished attic  suitable for 2 more large bed-  re cms. Ideal home for small  children. Cement walks, picket fence. Close to school,  beach and business. Suggest  .your price and terms. Will  consider any offer. Phone Sechelt 41.   ; tfn.  Used  Fridgidaire,   4  use 9-6 cu. ft.    Howe  Trading Co. Gibsons  ^CHOICE  Gibsons Since 1945  John Coleridge Realty  The Oldest Established Office  (Immediately South ef the  Post Office)  Notary Public  Sales,  Conveyancing,   Management  Agent for   the   Official  Administrator etc.  Connection with important  ^Vancouver-Realtors.  Local Office DVA .and VLA  SECHELT   INSURANCE"  AGENCIES  Real Estate,  P��>peT_y-Management,  Insurance  ���Office phone 22F  T.E. DUFFY, Agent  Residence 31Q  I. MACKAY. Salesman.  Residence  70F  H.B. GORDON   AGENCIES  Sechelt  REAL   ESTATE  and   INSURANCE  Phone  53             Evenings  and  Holidays 115   Fire, Auto, Liability. Prompt  courteous service. Totem Real*  ty, Gibscns. tfn  y����ars'  Sound  ytfn  FRYERS ���"49c  lb. dressed. 24 hrs notice required. Also white Leghorn  hatching eggs $1.00 per doz.  Wyngaert Poultry Farm Gibsons 107M.  17.  "~7rServ.el" Coal-Oil operated  refrigerator, excellent condition about 9 cu. ft, Contact  Kolehmainen    Madeira .  Park J  P.O.      -7   ~~ Try"PARBEN~for the relief  of Arthritic and Rheumatic  Pains. Tested, and proven very  efficient in over 80% of cases.  PARBEN is available exclusively at LANG'S DRUG  STORES. Locally . Produced,  PARBEN" is a liquid, Easy to  take. $3.25 per Bottle. Lang's  Drugstores, .Gibsons    and    Se-;  c^elt.L   ;   '   '__���'  Penmor Greenhouses, Pratt  Road. Phone 171M. Bedding  plants of all kinds. Also at  John Wood's Hardware, Gibsons.  B'al^i3T_ij^^ib~Mrs. Fuf  ton Hopkins Landing. B.C.  When you shop say you saw  it  in The Coast News.  "LARGE AND SMALL  WE HAVETHEfVi ALL"  OMAN, BUDA, ALCO,  PIONEER  COOPER-BESSEMER  LOWEST PRICES  IMMEDIATE DELIVERY  TREMENDOUS STOCK  SiMSON-MAXWELL  LTD.  1931 West Georgia St.  Vancouver, B.C.  Phone MA. 8388  DIRECTORY  HILL'S  MACHINE    SHOP  Mobilized Welding  Welding Anywhere ��� Anytime-  Expert    Tradesmen  Precision    Machinists  Phone 54 Residence  152  0 and S SALES, SERVICE  Agents  For  Propane Gas  Combination  Gas  Ranges  Sales  and Installations  Free Estimates  Electric and Gas Hoi Plates  FURNITURE  LINOLEUMS  Phone 3 Secheli  BUILDING    BULLDOZING  CONTRACTING  Ran  Vernon,  R.R.   1,   Gibsons  Phone  26Q  NOTARY PUBLIC  Legal  Documents   promptly  attended io  '   W.J.   (Jack)  Mayne.  Phone 24.   -     -    Sechelt  B.C.  KURLUK  ELECTRIC  &  PLUMBING  Complete Wiring and  Plumbing Service  MASTER PLUMBER  To Plan for your Requirements  Free Estimates  Phone Sechelt  107  TRACTOR. WORK       ~  Clearing, Grading. Excavating.  D6  Bulldozing  Clearing Teeth  ARCHES  FOR   RENT  A.  E.  Ritchey  Phone Gibsons 86R  PENINSULA    CLEANERS  Cleaners  for  ihe   Sechelt  Peninsula  Phone:  Gibsons  100  "FAST  SERVICE"  Rent ��� Sales ��� Service  TYPEWRITERS  ELECTRIC RAZORS  Sales and Service  COLIN WIN-GRAVE  Phone 18 -��� Gibsons  GIBSONS  BUILDING    SUPPLIES  LTD.  "WE   CARRY   THE   STOCK*  Phone Gibsons 53  SECHELT   CYCLE  Bicycles New & Reconditioned  Repairs to All Wheeled Gooda  Saw Filing  Lawn Mowers Sharpened  v   Phone Sechelt 95M  LQRNE  BLAIN-  Representative  Continental  Life  Insurance  Company  Box  188   Gibsons,  B.C.  Phone Gibsons, 82G.  MARSHALL'S  PLUMBING  HEATING &   SUPPLIES  Phone Gibsons  134. 104 or 33  MMMMOT��MMM_-H__-_--___-__M-  Home and Industrial Wiring  Electrical  Heating  .  GIBSONS.   ELECTRIC  Phone 130  Authorized  GE   Dealer  fladios. Appliances, TV Service  PENINSULA  ACCOUNTING SERVICE  All   Types  oi  Accounting  Problems Expertly Attended  Village Enterprises Bldg.  Sechelt  Office Open 9 a.m.���5 p.m.  Daily  y   Phone Sechelt 98F  WIRING  Commercial &  Residential  Electric  Space Heating  Anywhere on ihe Peninsula  PARKER and SIM  ELECTRIC  Parker's   Hardware  Secheli 51 ��� 130 Evenings  HEATING   & SHEET METAL  LAURIE SPECK        Gibsons   149  REFRIGERATION  SALES and SERVICE  Commercial ��� Domestic  25 Years' Experience  A.  M.  CAMPBELL   7  SECHELT 83Q  F.H. HARWOOD  Chartered Accountant  407  Metropolitan  Bldg.  837  West  Hastings  St.,  ���    Vancouver 1, B.C.  Phone  PA.  3928  WIRING and  APPLIANCE  SALES  Electrical Wiring  Alterations and Repairs  F. UTTING, WILSON  CREEK  Phone  67F or  1ST  Notions���Cards���Toys   .  Miscellaneous Gifts  THRIFTEE    STORES  Left of Post Office  Gibsons, B.C.  Headquarters For Wool  GIBSONS BOAT WORKS  Boat Builders & Repairers  .".������'    Phone   Gibsons   11IX    ,  **a��*mmam)m^m^*Mmmm3mm^*KxmmmmmmmmaemmamKxmmmmmm*  LET US  HELP  YOU  PLAN NOW  For your Spring  Construction  all types of  : BUILDING or ALTERATIONS  and LIGHT GRADING  Smith & Peterson Construction  Phone 28, 85 or 90Q, Gibsons  A  TYPE   OF SHOE  For   Each  Member  Of The Family  For   Any  Weather  WIGARDS  SHOE  STORE  AH Shoe  Accessories  Phone Sechelt 25G  FLOWERS  GIBSONS   FLORIST  Corsages  -  Weddings  Funeral   Designs  Plants  Flowers by Wire  Carole Brakstad  Phone 109M - Gibsons   "television       *  SALES AND SERVICE  Fast work - Guaranteed  10% Down - Easy Terms  3 Month's Free Service  FREE TRIALS  RICHTER'S radio ��� T-V  - Phone 6 Sechelt  LAND ACT  Notice  oi  Intention  to  Apply  to Lease Land  In Land Recording District  of Vancouver and situate in  Hofae Sound in front of Lot  3343;, Group 1, New Westminster; District, " approximately  twc| miles east of Port Mellon.  Take notice that Elmer J.  Palfner'vof Vancouver, occupation Logger intends to apply  for a lease of the .following  described lands:-  Commencing at a post planted at the South-west corner of  Lot 3343, Group 1, New Westminister District; thence Easterly along High Water Mark  to..the South-east corner of Lot  3343; thence south 5.00 chains:  thence westerly parallel ��� to  High Water Mark approximately 40 chains; thence North  5.00 chains to South-west corner of Lot 3343 and containing twenty acres, more or less,  for the purpose of dumping  and storing logs.  ELMER J. PALMER  Dated 26 March, 1956.  D.J.  Ray,  Agent.  TEEN-AGE RAFFLE  The Indian sweater raffled  by the Teen-Age Club was won  by Mr. Dave MacDonald, of  Gibsons. The winning ticket  was drawn by Barry Wood.  The Teen-Age Club thanks  all*mothers who donated the  sweater. $62.10 was raised by  this project.  Church Services  April  19th  1956  ANGLICAN  3rd Sunday after Easter  Si. Bartholomew's.    Gibsons  .. 11.00 a.m. Sunday School  3.30 p.m. Evensong  St. Hilda's    Sechelt  11.00  a.m.   Holy   Communion  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  11  a.m. Sunday School  2.00 p.m. Evensong  UNITED  Gibsons  Sunday School 9.45  Public   Worship,   11.00  a.m.  Roberts Creek, 2 p.m.  Wilson Creek  Sunday School 11.00 A.M.  Public Worship, 3.30 p.m.  Peri 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     Even in g  Service  Tuesday night 7.30  8 p.m. Friday night  THE  DATE-PAD  April 19: Gibsons, Primrose  Tea, United church Hall, Gibsons-Headlands Service Club.  April v 20: Gibsons. "Our  Town", High School Auditorium.  April 20: Gibsons Parish  Hall 8 p.m. Sunshine Coast  Fair Committee.  April 20: Granthams Community Hall Bingo 8 o'clock.  April 21: Wilson Creek,  Hard Time dance Wilson Creek  Hall. Prizes, live music refreshments.  April 22: Gibsons Sunshine  Coast 4-H Poultry club meeting  2 p.m. at home of Ross Oviatt.  April 24: Gibsons Garden  Club meets in the United  Church Hall at 8 p.m. Spring  Flower Parlor Show, and a  Social Evening.  April 24: Wilson Creek, United Church Tea, 2 to 4 p.m.  Community Hall.  April 25: W.I. Whist at the  home of Mrs. McNab 2.00 p.m.  April 27:   Port Mellon  6.30  p.m. Church Turkey 'Supper in  the Community Hall  April 27 Roberts Creek, Legion L.A. Whist Legion Hall.  8  p.m.  April 28: Pender Harbour,  L.A. to St. Mary's Hospital Afternoon tea "Bread Bake:\  mystery dip for children. 2.30  p.m. at Coast Mission Club  House.  May 1: Gibsons United  Church Rummage Sale at  Church Hall  10.00 a.m.  May 3: Gibsons, Canadian  Legion Hall, Crib and Whist,  at 8 p.m.  May 12: Port Mellon Mother's. Day Tea from 3-5 in the  Community Hall.  Harold Wilson  Totem  Realty  Phone  Gibsons  44  evenings  147  BIRTHS  REID - Mr. and Mrs. Cecil  Reid of Garden Bay announce  the birth of a    baby boy.  RATHBONE - Mr. and Mrs.  Rathbone of Kliendale announce the birth cf a ten pound  baby boy.  Guides plan  May Day tea  Final preparation for the  Annual May Day Tea, by the  Guides and Brownies Ladies  Auxiliary, will be made at  their forthcoming meeting on  April 28, at 8 p.m. at Mrs.  Charlotte Jackson's home at  Wilson Creek. The tea will be  held on May 1, at the St. Hilda's hall,  Sechelt  The Association points out  that membership is not limited to parents of Guides and  Brownies, but is open to all  interested persons from the  community, whose standing ensures the soundness of the  movement.  Prospective members are  cordially invited to attend this  coming meeting.  West Howe Sound Boat  Club held its first annual banquet in the Cafeteria Port Mellon, Thursday April 12, attended by 14 members from Gibsons and Port Mellon. Following a most enjoyable meal  the monthly meeting was held  with the minutes being read  by Secretary D.S. Rae.  Appreciation of the co-operation of Howe Sound Pulp Div.  and the School board was expressed, permission having  been granted for the Boat Club  to go ahead with their plans  for the small boat dock and  for the Power Squadron course  to be held in the School.  July 1 was decided as tlie  date for judging the model  boat building contest, the details of which will be published next week.  D.S. Rae and Chairman Mr.  D. Andow were asked to draw  up a new constitution and to  call a special meeting for its  approval and the election of  new officers. The members  then went to the school for the  second of E.C. Sherman's lectures on Power Squadron Navigation.  Carnival  profitable  Gibsons Elementary PTA  Carnival netted a profit of  $213, when over 275 people  attended on April 14. Mrs. R.  Spencer, convenor expressed  thanks to those who worked  for the event, and to the public  for their support.  At the meeting Monday evening,  a special    program    was  presented  for   parents   of pre-,  school children by Mrs. Ayles  and  Miss Linton,   grade    one  teachers.   Slides   were   shown,  followed by a group discussion.  Each parent was given a booklet prepared by    Mr.     Childs  and the teachers of Grade One.  It was announced that any parents of children starting grade  one   may  contact  Mr.   Childs,  and receive a copy of the booklet.  A report of the 34th annual  convention of the  Parent-Tea^ y  cher Federation was given ^by/  Mrs.   George  Hopkins.   Grow&;  discussions were held on. this"'.''  report. :'-���%;.  The PTA hopes more parents will take part in the activities of their PTA, whose  main objective is the promotion of health and welfare of  children.  Kiwanis notes  Ozzie Hinks and George  Hopkins have been appointed  to replace President Harold  Wilson and the secretary-treasurer Pat McCallum of the Kiwanis Club. These men have  rendered yeomen service with  the Club and have asked to be  relieved of their duties, owing  to the pressure of. business,  and the increasing demands  made on their time.  Harry Reichelt has taken  over the duties of the membership committee.  Mr. Makin, of Canada Packer, was unable to attend the  meeting to talk on Calf Clubs,  so the'meeting took the form  of a general dicussion.  Plans have been laid for  Saturday April 21, when a  monster Bingo will be held by  the Club, in the School Hall.  Proceeds wil be used for. youth  work on the Peninsula.  10 FOR 42  At, the end of last year there  were ten motor vehicles registered in Canada for every 42  persons. Alberta had ^the largest number in relation to population with ten for every 31  persons, while Ontario led ia  passenger cars at ten for every  42  persons. Sr  PI  our  The exception  is  Canned Milk  Following are some of the examples we have to  offer  lie member all canned goods less 10 percent except  Canned Milk  BRAND  Heinz Baby Foods, Fruits & Vegetables  Sunripe Clear Apple Juice  V-S Vegetable Juice  Donald Duck Grapefruit Juice  Sunripe Apricot Nectar  Sunkist Lemon Juice  I  Nabob Strawberries  Nabob Loganberries  Nabob Raspberries  Red & White Peaches  Nabob Plums  Q.T.F. Pineapple Sliced  Q.T.F. Pineapple Crushed  .1  'Nabob Pork & .Beans  Clover Leaf Salmon  Clover Leaf Solid Tuna  Burns Spoirk  CampbeBSs Soups  CampbeBSs Soups  Campbells Soups  Je.So Instant Puddings  5p6C_9!  Nabob Coffee  (  \  SIZE & QUALITY  REGULAR PRICE  SPECIAL PRICE  5 oz.  3 F0R 29 C  3 FOR 26 c  20 oz-  2 FOR 31 c  2 for 28 c  20 oz-  23 c  21 c  20 oz-  2FOR31c  2.���� 28 c  13 oz-  2 F0R 31 c  2F��R28C  6 oz-  2 FOR 29 c  2. F��R 27 c  Fancy *            15   **Z"  38 c  35 c  Fancy               J 5   ^^"  33 c  ,  30 c  Choice              ]_5   OZ.  33 c  30 c  Choice              15   OZ.  2 FOR 43 *���  2 FOR 39 c  Choice              J5   OZ-  16 c  ���2."��29*  1  Fancy              15  OZ.  28 c  26 c  Fancy               J5   OZ.  26 c  24C  15 oz-  2FOR25c  2 for 23 c  15 oz-  47 c  43 c  7  OZ.  40 c  36 "c  12 oz-  . 40 c  36 c  10 oz-  2F��R39C  2FOR36c  10 oz-  15 c  2 FOR 28 c  10 oz-  2 F0R 29 e  2 for 27 c  .  3 for 32 c  3 for 29 c  ^  2 F��R25C  2FOR23c  jI__JlD      1 -  1.12  _S__3  __g��^  '.*..  AYLMER  CANNED POODS SALE  v3i|7fl*?55?^v*���.... ^^^ ���*. ^J  AYLMER  TOMATO  KETCHUP  Reg. 23c  Special      21c  Alymer Boston Style Beans with Pork  Large 28 oz. Tins    Reg. 29c  Special   27c  AYLMER  FANCY  Alymer Choice assorted Size Peas 15 oz. Reg. 15c    Spec.  Alymer Fancy   Size 5 Peas   2.5 oz.   Reg. 2 35      Spec.  Alymer Choice 15 oz.   Peas & Carrots Reg. 16c  Spec.  Alymer Fancy   15 oz.   Cream Style Corn  2/39     Spec.  15 oz.    Reg. 26c  Soecial     24c  14c  16*  15 c  35 c  AYLMER   FCY.  FRUIT  COCKTAIL  15 oz.    Reg. 26c  Special     24c  ^^^w^ifi^V^^^'"''^^^  m  R>%:;jj|  E8____u<j'n  HI  m  AYLMER  SUNSHINE  TOMATO JUICE  20 oz. Tins  Reg. 2/31 c  Special 2 for 28c BERNHOFF ��� KING  A wedding of interest to the  Gibsons community took place  on March.31, when Miss Mary-  King and Mr. Harold Bernhof  were married in the United  church, the Rev. E.F. Kemp  officiating.  The strains of the wedding  march, played by Mrs. Mainil,  filled the church, as the  bride entered upon the arm of  her father Mr. James King,  one of Gibsons pioneers.'  Miss King was lovely in a  ballerina  length   gown,    with  ,   brussels lace in tiers and bodice, lily point    sleeves*    and  veil  caught up in a  brilliant  SPRING  HAS ARRIVED  ; With a  .Lovely Selection of  BLOUSES  Priced From  $3.50 to $6.50  MURDOCH  MARINE SUPPiy  Phone 3F  Pender Harbour  coronet. She carried a sheath of  carnations in  shades of rose.  Miss Rita Krentz attended  the bride, gowned in rose  lattice-work satin. She 'carried  carnations  in blended  shades;  Mr.. George F. Weal attended the groom, and the ushers  were Earl King and Ed. Shaw.  A reception was held at  Danny's Diniiig Room, for 41  guests. For her honeymoon  trip, the bride donned a navy  costume. 'Tne young couple  will live at Gower Point.  RUSSELL  LYONS  A white and gold Easter  wedding was 'Solemnized at St.  'Phillips Anglican Church, Vancouver, when Marilyn Frances  Lyons became the bride of  Percy Neville Russell in a  ceremony performed by the  Rev. A.M. Cummings.  The bride is the*, daughter of  Mr;, and Mrs. Frank Lyons of  Redrooffs Halfmoon Bay. Her  husband is the son of Captain  and Mrs. E. Neyillie Russell of  Vancouver.  For her wedding, the stately young bride chose an imported classic floor length model of Peau de soie, fashioned  on princess lines, with a mandarin collar and lily point  sleeves. The skirt was made  bouffant by crinolines, giving  a slight bustle effect. A crown  ���_____-_________________________H*BB^  ���--, For Guarenieed  Watch and Jewelry  ���   . Repairs  CHRIS'S  JEWELERS  Work   done   on   the   Premises  ���    Phone 96 Sechelt  >;  PALAMINO, BEIGE, AVACADO  SCARLET     WHITE    OR   BLUE  These are the New Shoe Colors  for Spring and Summer >  LOAFERS,     SANDALS,     FLATTIES,      MOCS  WI  shce  STC&E  Phone 25G  Sechelt  SENTINEL HOTip  OIL FURNACE INStAttffTONS  MULLER, MAYFLOWER & WILLIAMS OIL-0-MATIC  ESTIMATES gladly given^ without obligation  1425 CLYDE, WEST VANCOUVER ,-- WEST 3290  ��� ; 'i  "*-...���   "'��� '*���'".,-���      !   ,  '.  '     ' l ��� '    ��� ���  " " ' / ��� '  ISfo Down Payments Through  N.H.A. Loans  .- l<"  go through  {Jaster  when you  calVby wm��x  Long Distance is fast-soften twice as fast  ���when you call by NUMBER. Here's  why. By giving the operator the out-of-town  NUMBER���rather than just the name  and address���you won't have to  wait while she gets the number  from "Information" in the  town or city you're calling.  BRITISH COLUMBIA TELEPHONE COMPANY  Coast News April 19 1956      9  of seed pearls held the train  length veil of French illusion.  She carried a bouquet of tawny  gold roses. For something old,  she wore an heirloom white  antique Florentian cameo set  in gold, gift of the groom's  mother.  Miss Marilyn Cooper was  maid of honor, and Mrs. Leona  Laird, the bride's sister-in-law  was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Miss Arlene and  Miss Diane Lloyd, nieces of the  bride. They all wore identical  ballerina gowns of polka dotted white polished cotton. Bodices featured' portrait necklines, three quarter length  sleeves and extremely bouffant  skirts.  Two little flower girls Teresa Slomen and Bonnie Stewart  wore dresses of the same material, length and color, with  Peter Pan collar and puff  sleeves. All carried long han- '  died baskets filled with mimosa and chartreuse carnations,  with matching head bands".  The bride's mother wore an  imported black and white ensemble of polished cotton, 'featuring a black sheath, with  long slim line coat of white  with all over black design and  black accessories. The groom's  mother wore a soft rose polished cotton gown with a tiny  pink chapeaux of %small pink  flowers with black accessories.  Best man for his .. brother  was Jim Russell. Ushers were  Al. Chisholm, Gordon Laird  and Wallace Russell cousin of  the  groom.  At the reception in Hotel  Georgia the bride cut the  ���beautifully decorated cake  made by her cousin, Mrs. J.C.  Coleridge. Mr. H.C. S.canlon  proposed the toast, after which  the young couple left to motor  to Carmel-on-Sea, Cal., where  the, honeymoon will be spent. -  For travelling the bride  donned an ensemble in the new  bamboo shade, the dress dotted with white polka dots was  fashioned on princess lines  her redingote was a lighter  shade of bamboo in shantung,  lined with the dress material.  She wore a. hat en tone and  matching accessories and top  coat, her corsage bronze baby ,  orchids. "  Her maid, of honor, Miss  Mai-iiyn Cooper caught the  wedding bouquet.  ibsons personals  PARKER  KRENTZ  Miss Rita Krentz of. Gibsons,  and Mr. Maurice Parker of  Vancouver; Island were uriit-  ��� ed in marriage on Saturday,  April 7, at 11 a.m. in St. Mary's  Church, Gibsons.  ��� The pretty blonde bride was  gowned in a floor length white  lace net. over. satin, and carried a bouquet, of pink rosebuds. The veil was lace and  net, with a floral coronet.  The bridesmaid, a cousin of  the bride, Miss Marion Krentz,  chose a blue net ballerina-style  gown, and carried pink carnations.   .-...���  Mr. Danny Smith gave the  bride , away. Mr. Frank- Richardson was best man.  . A.luncheon .reception followed .the. ceiemo ny, at  Danny's. Dining .Room, at  which the toast to the bride  was proposed by Mr. Jimmy  King: ���-���.������"���  After a. honeymoon trip to  Bellingham, Mr. and Mrs. Parker will live at the Sea Beach  Motel for': the present.  SOCKS   FOUND  M r. Bennett of Soames  Point found a pair of hand  knitted children's socks on  Grantham's hill. They are now  resting at, the office of The  Coast News awaiting a claimant.  IN HOSPITAL  Mr. and Mrs. Allen of  Soames Point are both in hospital.  It is estimated that the pu*  and paper industry recovered  490,000,000. board feet of wood  which would otherwise have  been wasted or put to poorer  use. Seven years ago there  were no facilities for the utilization cf this material.  BY   PHYLLIS  M.   tfODGSQN  Mrs. Reg Adams enjoyed a  week in Victoria visiting  friends.  ��Mr. and Mrs. S. Burt were  in Vancouver getting acquainted with their" twin granddaughters, Barbara Jean . and)  and Vida Lorraine, born on  April 8.  Mrs. Barry Stewart and Ricky  spent the weekend with Mr.  and Mrs. J.P. Stewart Barry is  expecting to find .permanent  accomodation here for his family.  Mr. and Mrs. J.C. Stiles  were in Vancouver for a few  days, combining business with  pleasure.  Mr. and Mrs. Harold Gethen  from Vancouver were weekend guests of Capt. and Mrs.  H.Metcalfe.  William, Skellett is    a    patient in Shaughnessy Hospital.  Mrs. Gordon Bryant was  a  recent visitor to-the city.  Yellow daffodils in profusion brought spring_ indoors',  when Mrs. Charles Strom entertained a number of friends  at'a delightful tea on Wednesday afternoon last week. Mrs.  Dal Triggs .and Miss Martin  assisted serving.  Miss Pat Wilson of Whalley  spent the weekend with , her  parents.  Mrs. Bea Howard of Vancouver enjoyed a short holiday  with Mrs. H. Wilson.  Mr. arid Mrs. Fred Saunders  were in Chilliwack visiting  their daughter, Mrs. Sam Nutter and family.  Mrs. Richmond from Williams Lake was a guest of the  Earle Bingley's for a few days.  . Mrs. Les Smith and Mrs.  Les Godby from Vancouver  were in Gibsons for the Tyson-  Armour wedding.  Mrs. Laura Chatt, a recent  patient in Pender Hospital is  now resting at her home.  Saturday was moving day  for the C.P. Ballentines'. They  are now settled in their lovely  home at Soames.  Field Commissioner J i m  Watson of the Boy Scout Asso-  ciatoin, was in Gibsons on  Manday for the district scout  meeting.  Mrs. Lawson who was a patient in General Hospital for  two �� weeks, then convales-  cant at her son's home for some  time,  it now  at   home.  Mrs. Marshall sr. has her  sister Mrs. A.D. McDonald  staying with her for a few  weeks.  From drifts of snow to drifts  of daffodils - all within a few  hours - was the experience of  Mr. and Mrs. Owen who flew  from Edmonton to holiday with  Mr. and Mrs. Propp. The families were friends while living  in Bolivia.  Pink, and blue was the color  scheme at a surprise shower at  Mrs. Nimmo's home. The party  was for Mrs. Norm Peterson,  and the lovely baby gifts ranging from woolies to dainty little dresses were attractively  arranged in a beribboned bassinet. A dainty lunch concluded the evening.  Dr. Harley Anderson attended the Naturopathic Physicians  Convention held in the Georgia Hotel,    Vancouver.  Mrs. Johnson with Delores,  and Mrs. Ev. Griffin with  Patsy and Doreen were in  Steveston for the wedding of  Mrs.  Johnson's  son, Gordon.  Mrs. Wannop and family  from Windermere, Alta. spent  the past week with Dr. and  Mrs. Harley Anderson. Mr.  and Mrs. Blewett and daughter,  were also guests at the Ander  son home.  Mr. and Mrs. Fred Kirkham  were visiting in Vancouver.  On Saturday, W.W. Holmes,  district deputy grand master,  made his official visit to the  Masonic Lodges in Powell Riv- ���  er. Accompanying him were  Stan Trueman. Wes Hodgson,  John Little and Charles Brook-  man, i  Roberts Creek Credit Union  JOIN NOW  Savings Loans  See Your Secretary  Sechelt   55Q Gibsons  24H  the TceeEcy  Offers the Smartest in New Cottons  For Ladies and Children.  Spring  and  Summer  Styles  Dan River Ginghams, Dresses, Skirts.  Kitten Orion Sweaters  for Ladies and Misses,  HANDBAGS ACCESSORIES  Phone 95Q  Sechelt  NEW SHIPMENT OF  Just  in  from  NEW YORK!  Smartest Designs in Ear Rings, Necklaces,  Bracelets and Costume Jewelry Sets.  Beautiful New Compacts  Fine Watch Band Styles  CHRISES JEWELERS  ���     Phone 96 Sechelt  mmwMm*  VMM-  BAPCO  PAINTS  BAPTONE  ENAMELS  EXTERIOR  WALL & PORCH  SHINGLE STAINS ETC.  Brushes Rollers Accessories  Sechelt Building Suppfi  PHONE 60Q ��� SECHELT  Ei  ^^^^^^^^y^sgg^  MERCURY OUTBOARD MOTORS  FOR SPEED - DEPENDABILITY - POWER  MARK 6  ��  5.9 Horse Power  The Silent Six  $304  PENINSULA  MARK 25  20 Horse Power  Forward, Neutral and Reverse  $531  Also Available with Electric Starting  LOGGING SUPPLY,  PHONE 11 SECHELT  v.    _-��__-  EVERY WEDNESDAY  LEGION HALL   8 P.  3ECKJCWRXS-:  nfngsrng'A np(f"ff*tfFT 'f^fff-iUf^rr**" 'wwtw r "iv iii "i **.w,mii'wwT**i''L']'i'r",,! 10     Coast News, April 19 1956  ���*J*tu*Bt******wuM**��*��AB*ZKmm*uw*B*mimtmm��***xKM*mu  vifn.mm*rM***aw*wm��\n��*awmmwa99m  ' j2^&'<x*!~^.:ifr.  HUGE POWER PROGRAM  for Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island1 South was announced this week by Dal  Grauer, B.C.' Electric president. Bridge River's second  plant (above) will develop another 320,000 h.p., take $43,-  000,00.0' and five to six years  to complete. Bridge' "1 and 2  and Seton developments will  then send over 2,000,000,000  k,wJ_/a year to this area's  booming population and industry, more than twice present  output. .BCE also "*?..' building  130,000 h.p. thermal-electric  plant, employing turbo-jet  principle and burning natural  gas. First of its kind in Canada, it will-cost $7,000,000.  D  o vou Know  ���-���..��w,  DOWN the  There are now more than 921 phones along the Sunshine  Coast. 518 through Gibsons and 403 through Sechelt Exchanges. This is an increase of close to 21 phones in a Jhiree  month period.  The Sunshine Coast is GROWING.  Compiled for the combined Boajrds of Trade along the  Sunshine Coast.  July 1 celebration  sought for Gibsons  BY   ELSIE JOHNSON  Bowlers from ��� Sechelt Alleys  Gibsons and District Board  of Trade is striving to revive  an annual gala day for the district to replace    the    defunct  will be going to the Cranberry ^ May Day  celebration  Alleys at Powell River on Sun  day, April, 22, for tournament  play. '    ':  Some of the    leagues    have  now finished their league terms  and are now in play-offs. Star,  games'of leagues still bowling,  for the past week were. Ten  Pin League, Orv Moscrip 209,  andi Bernie Duval 200; Sports  Club* Lino Tuomaz    325    and  283,    Chic    Moorehouse    303,  Cherry    Whitaker    293,    and  Lawrence Crucil 279: Ball and  Chain,    Allen    Chester    298,  and Orv Moscrip 280.  High scores for April 9 to  April 14 week were:  Ten Pin League: High three  Mike Whitaker 531; high single, Orv Moscrip 209; high  team three, Peninsula Building 2238; high team single,  Crucil's 793.  Sechelt Ladies: High three  Elsie Johnson 654; high single,  Harriett Duffy 261> high team  three, Ups and Downs 2551;  high team single, Greenhorns  948.  Port Mellon; Women's high  three, Sally Whitty 565; Wo:  men's high single, Sally Whitty  259; men's high three, Reid  Taggart 662; men's high single, Reid Taggart 255; team  high three, Hotshots. 2517;  team high single, Hotshots 905.  Sechelt Sports Club: Women's high three, Cherry Whitaker 624; women's high single,  Cherry Whitaker 293; men's  high three, Lino Tuomaz 827;  men's high single, Lino Tuomaz 325; team high three,  D-8's 3011; team high single,  D-8's 3011.  Ball and Chain: Women's  high three, Eve Moscrip 574;  women's high single, Eve Moscrip 246- men's high three,  Allen Chester 646; men's high  single, Allen Chester 298; team  high three, Harridan's 2481;  team high single, Wild Cats  943.  To bowlers of the Ten Pin  League, Sechelt Ladies League  and Sports Club, the second  annual combined Bowling Banquet will be held at Roberts  Creek Hal] at 6:30 p.m., May  12. Tickets will be given to  the team Captains for distribution  to  the   bowlers.  Mrs. Wynne Stewart raised  the point at Monday night's  meeting of the Boardi of Trade  and July 1 was selected for the  event. The type of celebration  is still to be decided but    one  rea  under  act  suggestion put forward involved a big sports day with a  baseball tourney and parade  and other events for the youngsters.  Mrs. Stewart was of the  opinion Gibsons should not encroach on Secheltfs May Day  celebration but offer co-operation with the, hope Sechelt  would co-operate with Gibsons  on its July 1 celebration. More  will be announced on this  later.  BY CHUCK TOMPKINS  The Sunshine Coast Little  League held its pre-season  meeting at the Wilson Creek  Hall Sunday, with every team  represented and: all officials  present. This should ,be noted  by the men of the M.P.S. league who never attend.  This year the Little League  will boast five teams instead  of the original four that competed last year. The new entry  is Port Mellon and I wish them  the best of luck in their first  season. H. Roberts .was appointed as representative to the  Little League zone meeting.  The last crack at maintaining the M.P.S. League will be  Sunday as there is a meeting  of all team representatives in  the Wilson Creek hall at 3 p.m.  If this meeting is not attended it will probably mean the  end of softball on the Peninsula. I cannot understand the  'men in charge of these teams  not attending these meetings.  It might be a good idea for the  play;ers on some teams to'get  to-gether and get some new  representatives, that is if they  want to play ball this year. So  get your representatives out  to this meeting, and lets have  a bang-up ball season all  around.  Rumor has it that Pender  Harbour may be dropping out  this year and that the high-  school team is angling for  the Merchants uniforms and  franchise. I for one would not  like to see Pender drop out  but I' certainly would like to  see the high-school in.  The Vancouver Mountjes are  playing some good ball and  staying up with the leader's in  the PCL. The big trouble at  the moment seems to be the  pitching staff but this may improve with the warmer weather coming on. Ex-New York  Yankee Jim MacDonald may  prove to be the lift they need  when he is ready to take his  regular turn. The outfield of  Pisoni, Oertel and Dagres  could: turn out to be the best  in the league both offensively  and defensively.  Opening day is April 27 and  the tickets are going fast so  if you are thinking of going to  the first game you had better  act now.  re# men  WORK BOOTS & OXFORDS  DRESS OXFORDS  ALSO NEW SPRING SHOE STYLES  FOR LADIES and CHILDREN  I  i  WiS^M &mfi  FIREPROOF  WALLBL1ARD  4 X 8 X % ��� $2:20 Delivered  NOW IN STOCK: THE NEW  GYPROC   "PLANK BOARD"  in 16" X 96" Panels, With* Rounded Edges  No Cracks to Fill      7  Each 75c Delivered. See It At  GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLIES, LTD.  Phone Gibsons 53  In  Cinemascope   and  Technicolor  Court Martial of  Gary  Cooper,  Charles  Bickford, Ralph Bellamy  Thurs. 7.30, Friday 7 and 9 ~ April 19 and 20  A Technicolor filming of a Korean  War Story  TARGET ZERO  Starring Richard Conte and Peggv Castle  Saturday 2 p.m. Matinee        7 and 9 p.m. April 21  Next Thursday April 26  NEARER to HEAVE^  GIBSONS THEATRE  Pound  The Madeira Park district is  no longer free range country  owing to a pound act having  :been passed at Victoria.  This information, is passed  on by-Richard Langdon of  Madeira Park who has received intimation from Victoria to  this effect. Here is a copy of  the letter Mr. Langdon sent  The Coast News:  In response to a petition  from the residents of Madeira  Park and Francis Peninsula; I  have this date received a letter  from Victoria enclosing the  formal notice (quote) "enclosed please find Notice constituting the Madeira Park  Pound District."  I thought this might be of  interest to you in as much as  all the necessary preliminary  notices were published in your  valued paper and also evidencing the development of this  area. It is pleasant to know  that this is no longer "free  range". Richard Langdon.  SEARCH FOR TALENT  A series of auditions to be  held this spring in various  parts of British Columbia have  been announced by Kenneth  Caple, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation director for  B.C., as part of the CBC'c continuing search for talent for  radio and Television.  LARGE SUB-STATION  One of the largest sub-stations in Canada will take shape  this year in Surrey, south of  Kennedy Road and half a  mile west of Scott Road, BCE  president Dal Grauer has announced. Initial development  will cost $1,100,000 and the  big transformers, Switch-gear  and other equipment will occupy a site 45 acres in extent.  Rake grass  with care  Don't rake your; gra__ry <-f$o  harshly this spring, and-attfe^k  those tent caterpillars nowi7ie?as  the advice of Jack Caplette of  Buckerfields, Ltd., who showed  under the auspices of the ^Kiwanis club a film oh jkist control for flowers and gave a talk  on insecticides and served coffee and doughnuts at the close  of the meeting. ^  Mr. Caplette who was assisted by Lindsay Hetheringtpn'  talked of the uses of insecticides while the motion picture  machine was being set up and  after conclusion of the film  invited  questions. y  It was during the question  period that he advised' a careful raking of the la\vn so as  not to disturb the new roots  which produce new life in the  lawn. Taking them out might  leave the lawn on the brown  side and result in a considerable delay before the lawn  'looked good.  As regards tent caterpillars  he advised a complete treatment for trees and thought the  average fruit tree could be  completely covered with the  use of water pressure aided  by a six-foot step-ladder on  which  to   stand.  He was of the opinion the  Sunshine Coast has good growing conditions and as the natural tree coverage was replaced by other and cultivated  growth new insect problems  would appear. He cited: the example of the Okanagan which  did not have much fruit tree  blight in early years because  there were not many trees  there but as they expanded so  did the insect menace expand.  ELPHINSTONE PTA  Elphinstone High School P-  TA will -hold a general  meeting on Tuesday, April 24  at 8 p.m. There will be a play  by grade eight pupils directed  by Mr. Guppy. There will also be a sale of garden plants  and a cake raffle. yThe .proceeds will go towards .the schol- 7  arship fund.        C ;7'^ '  ANGLICAN 71TISITOR  ' Rev. EL. Wilgeii ' of' St.  Richard's church in North Vancouver was preacher Sunday  in the Anglican churches along  the Sunshine  Coast.  When you shop say you saw  it in The Coast News.  NOTICE  NEW BUS SCHEDULE  EFFECTIVE: May 18, 1956  The new Schedule may be seen at the  TICKET OFFICE, GIBSONS WHARF or  SECHELT MOTOR TRANSPORT OFFICE, Sechelt  ^*��ACIFteS3^ ��r  Any obj^tiohsytbythis. schedule may be filed with  the Motor Cahiers Brahch of the; 'Public   .Utilities;  Commission.    1740 West Georgia Street,   Vancouver  within 14 days from date of this newspaper issue.  Sochelt Motor Transport Ltd.  Dated kt Sechelt B.C.  April 17, 1956. -  GIANT  o  ver.  P  $5 DOOR PRIZE on MEMBERSHIP CARD  KIWANIS WELFARE FUNd  2_3l_g_MKI��8gl8!Mg^^

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