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Array Published in  Gibsons, B, C;  - Volume 10, Number 43  October. 25,  1956  ��%&b&?$&9'''&+ &���  Serving ihe Growing  Sunshine Coast  $%\  ' cK  Completion of the Cheekye-  Powell River transmission,line  brings added security of electric service; to Gibsons and  neighboring communities, and  gives assurance of, adequate  power for future industrial de-  velepmerit. .;���������  The line will be officially  opened at a banquet in Powell  River on October 26 at 6:30  I i.m. Guests from Vancouver,  Victoria, Howe Sound and the  eiitire, Sunshine  Coast will be  ���2 '-���  in}, attendance.  ,     r.j 7  jBuilt through rugged coastal  mountains and timber country,  arid over two stretches of water,  tfy$ line took 12 months to complete and cost $3,600,000.  ilt carries power Tat 132,000  volts from B.C. Electric's great  Bridge River and Seton generating stations to Woodfibre,  Port Mellon, Gibsons/Powell  Riyer, Wildwood and Malaspina  Peninsula.   Then by submarine  cable, the power is carried 20,-  0Q0 feet under Malaspina Strait  to Texada Island.  The transmission line receives  its power from^the Bridge River view substation.  , line through the new Cheekye  Substation, ir miles north of  Squamish. .There the power is  reduced from 230,000 to 132i000  volts.      . .  Seven permanent substations  between   Cheekye   and  PowelL  River are now under constru<s��  tion or planned to tap the line  at Woodfibre, Port Mellon,  Sechelt, Pender Harbor,' Still*  water,  Grief Point and ForeSS  Gale winds hit 90 MPH  '* -"i  Gale winds estimated at 90  miles per  hour,   with torrential raiiis, did considerable dam  age in the Pender Harbour area  pn Friday, Oct, "19.  :'. Kleind<aje  and Garden Bay  areas reported the worst winds  in many years. Shingles were  torn from the roofs of the Highway general store and. Lloyd's  Genera] store, metal was ripped  Feeney is  hre cnier  Fred Feeny will take over  the job of fire chief temporar  frpTm the roof of the oil shed at  Lloyd's, boats and docks were  battered. In the shelter of Had-  d'^pk's wharf, on6  boat broke  hfr stern moorings in the gale."  1$. huge wash-out oh the highway between Madeira Park and  I^rgaih   Harbour,   at    Lillies  Epse closed the road on Friday  e^ning, just after the Powell  ^iver   bus had   gone over   it.  Tc^ffic was  dtetbured   around?  ttl|> cutoff by way of the Motel  rogid and Bargain Harbour road  where one of the Sechelt Motor  Tranport buses struck a pile of  rojfks and' tore out the oil pan,  ���On Saturday, af freshet could  bejrseen roaring down the side  o& Cecil Hill, towards the site  they had never seen water, running there.but said there had  been considerable logging �� on  Cecil hill this past season.   '  Road crews were on the job  Friday night with detour signs  and working to widen the de-.  tour Saturday.  It will be several days before  the washout can be repaired.  Power was cut off in'the area  from abont 10'arm. to 7 p.m.  >,000in  scholarships  British    Columbia    students  will benefit"' from scholarships  UI&   /wit,   UI.    JUUL_^   WUC*    V.��-JH��|JT^J.��* - Tit ' ���  ������-��� ��� ��� ' a f - ��� >        ������-- ���-��-.�����  ily until some reorganization    inroad had'moved,   complete   totalling at least $20,000 from built by Vancouver Iron Work��1>nfA  can tlflke place ~in thefire de-    v&fa    trees,    into    the   lake   the proceeds of a souvenir^ book are   scheduled   for  completion  of the washout, where a stretch  A temporary substation afc  Gibsons is currently serving the  area from Port Mellon . to  Sechelt. t  B.C. Electric announces two  large order had been played  through Vancouver Iron Woirks  for delivery of 2% million  pounds of steel to the company's  Cheakamus Delevopment, .25  Tftiiles north of Squamish.  These orders worth about  $500,000, bring to 6,000,000  ���pounds the amount of steel ptav  chased. for the construction 6f  two giant .steel penstocks.  Water diverted from - ihe  Cheakamus River via a 7-mile  tunnel will plunge "900 fee*  through the penstocks at the  tunnel's end to spin the turbines  of the 190,000 h.p. Cheakamus  hydro-electric plant on the  SquamiShMver; 7.  Steel plates'of the penstocks  must be up to 2% inches thick  to withstand the immense pries-  sure of the water when the tun-  neMs completed and the plant  goes into operation next y��ar, >  .The   penstocks, * now   being  f^  ���"vie-WJ&JWy c'l%VSrt  TOP:^'7-':T',;:::vT"T,v'  Route of the new7$3,600,000  power lines that, assures this  part of the; B.C. coast of plenty  of electric power for. years to  come. ���     v   :    .   .  7 CENTRE *'��� y  y Nfew-Cheekye Substation, 11  .miles north of . Squamish, receives power at 230,000 volts  from Bridge River generating  station and reduces it to 132,000  volts , for transmission over the  Cheekye-Powell  River  line.  BOTTOM    V   v ���  Ten - thousand- foot aerial  power crossing of Jervis Inlet  for the,'i07-mile Cheekye-Powell River .transmission line. This  is one of the longest overhead  power crossing in the world.  partmerit,4t.was announced at  .the last -Village, Commission  meeting. Fire department affairs took up a considerable'  amount of time at the meeting  with Commissioner A.B.^Ritch-  ,ey in"the chair.  It  was  also announced  by  .   Robert  Burns/ village   cle*k  "that   the   o6urt   of   revision  would sit at Id a.m,. Nov. 15  in the municipal hall \  It was also announced the  Fire Marshall in Victoria reports a travelling instruction  unit will be in Gibsons Nov. 6,  7, II and 12 t0 hold classes in  fire prevention work.  Commissioner Ballantine  introduced1 a bylaw to amend  the parking bylaw t0 allow  lime-limit angle parking along  the Post Office side of Gower  Point road.  Accounts for $2,986.75 were  ordered paid. The largest total  $1,762.54 went to roads for  some of the summer's work.  Street lights took up $590,63  land water dept $385.09;gen-  eral expenses $168.46; fire  department $79.24; municipal  hall , $23.94 parks andbeaches  $8.85 and  insurance $4.  Two building permits were  issued, one to W.A. and Elsie  M. Huchins for a $350 addition to their heme and another  to AS- Trueman for $475 in;  improvements.  Eattfy residents oi Madeira state  RED CROSS  MEETING  CA'TRed-  Cross meeting' will  for the 1958 Centennial, I,. J.  Walla.ce, centennial committee  chairman, said today. i <���  Mr. Wallace jsaid that a contract has been ehtered"into>with"  'JSunprjnting of Vanc&ixVer whjich  by March, 1957.  Ladks night;  -1-  ^*-x\  ?!&��"  It will be Ladies nigktS&ir,  ���    a * *��* aaa      on       -   the ^insHMsn. club.when mW *  provides'that $20 000101: 30 per ,hers. will,e��tertaii_ their wi������  cent of the^fofit, whichever; ��*  ^d^ve Coi^es ��r��n .Vancou-  -JPi?iilayr-No^ ^.__U�� ^^dafcMMJjjA^J^^ _ _^  b'clock in   thellnited  Church       The bfidfc^^-"he^OO fffie%A\���t%$&%&g!*<>     ...  HaU. Glen Wicklund will give    with many illustrations in full    . 4*   m* ' *��eyioi��s   nwetin��r  �� talk illustrated  wth slidtes    eolor.     _'. -      ^     >   -. ^^'S ^ J***  ���� m,m    ��    u     *    j   **           The book will be so designed, son    **&- Gordon   Anderson,  on his trip to Maryland. Mrs.    Mr   Walla<5e, ^^ that supple_ past district president attend  Day of the Junior Red Cross;   cental inserts wilL be, possible . *&. The need* for co-operatioa  will be in charge of that part    to promote celebrations and at- among club members was 4��*  tractions in specific localities; , eussed by Mr. Jackson and' the  .Hector    Cr^bie, rlm^aging raising of dubTfunds hy ft&L  secr^aiy;.pfJt|w_y^or^ '  of the prdgram.  Barnum is shaded  A GRAND-DAUGHTER  Mr and Mrs Clayton have received word of the birth of a  new granddaughter, in Belfast,  /Ireland to Lieut and Mrs R.  Morris.(Phyllis) on Gct.^ 15. SThe  baby's name is Diane Joan.  P.T. Barnum, in his most enterprising,      moments,       never  ..." ^  dreamed pf a show on-the scale  ��� of. the British Columbia Centennial celebrations in 1958. -. ;  A new kind of "spectacular"  in - "super-centennialscope"-. is  the way the celebrations, .-'are  depicted by Larry H. McCance,  executive secretary of the B.C.  Centennial committee.  Mr.   McCance  sees  the  celebrations   encompassing  "a  cast  of 1,500,000 persons on a stage  of   over   300,000   square   miles,  with   thousands-   -of    beautiful,  natural settings."  ������' Outling    the    organization of  the province-wide  100th birthday part3% the centennial secretary said that over 300 persons  were    currently,  . doing    active  volunteer duty with the 17 provincial     sub-committee's,    " and:'  forecast that the organization of  community centennial committees would eventually see this  figure climb to "5,000, pr more."  Urging support by all community service organizations,  Mr.7McCance; pointed out that  the celebrations could only succeed if there is full participation  by every,organization in every  community.  Primary objectives of the  celebrations, Mr. McCance said,  will be to honor the pioneers in  ���each community; to put on display' local culture, arts, crafts  and special attractions; to exploit natural resources; a new  opportunity for industry  through exhibits, open houses  and fairs; and���most of all���to  make the year 1958 a mammoth  family birthday party, with  thanksgiving for the 100 years  .that are past, and a .period of  "inspired reflection" on what  the future can and will bring.  Scholarship  to G Slinn  George N. Slinn of Gibsons  was one of the two winners  of the continuing scholarships  given by General Motors of  Canada, Ltd. These scholarships are worth $800 the first  year, the University of B.C.  reports.  Anne Marriott McLellan . of  Squa'mish was one of two winners of a $30 prize in creative'  writing, donated by the Leon  and Thea,1 Koerner foundation.  The same Information Service advises that among those/  receiving degrees and diplomas  from Chancellor Lett Friday  Oct. 26 are Mrs. Cloe I. Day  of Gibsons, who has won her  B.A. second clas, and Donald  Ross Goodale. of Squamih, his  B'.Sc. in Agriculture, second  class.  ber of Commerce, said ythe best  advertising value for merchants  will be in the official centennial  book, but. that city merchants  and businessmen should check  carefully to see that any solicitors ' for advertising or other  assistance have full and proper  credentials. He pointed out  that there will be many efforts  to exploit the centennial by the  issuance of souvenir booklets  and programs, and urged that  solicitors be checked by a phone  call to the chamber office.  LI  upsets  Harry Todbsycuk of Gibsons  suffered facial cuts, bruises  land broken ribs when his pickup truck left the road and  turnedover at Rat Portege on  Tuesday evening about 9 p.m.  Todosychuk was ��� taken to  Dr. McKee by Const. Hodgson  of the Sechelt R.C.M.P. for  attention. After having stitches in his face, he was taken  home.  NARCISSI BLOOMING     -  Mrs.  R.  Beacon,  Granthams  "Landing,' reports  having   narcissi blooming in her garden.  Mrs. Irene Massey, a cleaning  woman in the Senate at Ottawa,  has won a  16-year fight for a  pension because of the highway  death of her husband when he  was stationed at Camp Borden.  She will get $15,500 back pension. The charwoman's job has  since   supported  four  children,  two of whom are now married.  Mrs. Massey fought the 16-year  campaign without legal aid. She  plans to take a holiday and buy  a home with the back pension  award.  ���. October 23  xf"  ':--y:\\yxMGiMm ���-.  22nd|iySundayyaift��r Trinity  Si. Bartholomew's*    G��ft��s��nfi  11 00 a .m. Sunday School  3.30 pm. Everisqng  St. Hilda's    Sechelt  11.00 am. Sunday School  11 a.m. Holy Communion  St. Aidan's. Roberts Creek  Sunday School  11.00 A.M  i 2 p.m. Evensong;  UNITED  ��� ������'"��� Gibsons " v\  Public  Worsbip, H.oo a m.  Sunday School _10:00 a.nfe  Roberts Creek, 2 p.m.  Wilson Creek  Public Worship, 3.30 pra,   '  Port Mellon $  Community Church  7.30 p.m. Evensong  ST. VINCENT'S  Holy Family,  Sechelt,    9 a.m.  St. Mary's, Gibscns, .10.30 a.m.  Port Mellon,   first  Sunday  c*  each month at 11.35 a.m.  PENTECOSTAL  11  a.m. Devotional  10  a.m. Sunday School     J  7.30     Evening Service  Tuesday'night 7.30 '���  8 pm Thursday night       I  Bethal   Baptist   Church  7:30  P.M.,  Wed.,  Prayer  11:15 A.M., Worship Service  2 P.M., 1st Thurs., in Month  Mission  Circle  Pender Harbour Tabernacls  ��� Sunday School. 10 a.m.  12:00 a.m. Morning  Service  7:30 p.rri, Wednesday    Shssjp-  er Meeting. .      ;  Church of Jesus' Cf_c__t  of Latter Day Saints  Sunday School, 10.15 am  Granthams    Community   "Hall  j.  1   ;>������ oast Kjems  f Published by Sechelt Peninsula Kows L2cU  every Thursday, at Gibsons, B.C.  Member > Canadian Weekly Newspaper Association  and the B.C. division oi C.W.N1A.  y Box 128, Gibsons, B.C. Phone 45Q  FRED CRUICE, Editor and Publisher  DO WORTMAN, Advertising Manager  ^authorised Second Class M_dl, Post Of fie�� Department, Ottawa.  Sates of Subscription: 12 mos., $2;   6 mos.. Si.25;   3 mos., 75c.  Waited States and Foreign^ $2.50 per yeax,   - 5c per copy.  Suitor: It is pleasing to note  the work of Dick McKibbin  asd his hard working committee is going ahead so well in  aadeavoring to sponsor good  amsical entertainment for our  sSstrict.  Music in my humble opinion, is one of the best antidotes  ���wei have today for countera*ct-  ' sag; the myriad evils besetting  "__y  May I as briefly as possible,  s&azisistent   with   some   understanding,     outline   the    work  done  in  Wales   by  their two  annual   Eisteddfods?    (Musical  ' competitive       entertainments)  ..Mir-many decades the Eisteddfod.' has   been held   in Wales,  aneethig  alternately  in  North  .and South.  T&& years ago in the village  a��' Rlangollen, with a. population of 3,000, a group got toge-  ���Saer and organized an. International Festival. -When one  aeads of the almost incredible  asxziess of this venture, it  Jfectfewith demonstrates the ex-  eeWsnt work carried on by the  jararaoters.      "  ISxs first year a .Yugo-slav  ehoir won f>ho chief choral  ewsnfe, We find an old; Italian  aoaeatro selling his much priz-  istiR grand piano to help pay the  face* of his choir -to the festival.  Tlie andience forthwith mak-  :_sg �� splendid collection when  Jhey learned. of .what had tak-  i2K2 place. This- -year a young  Spanish lady was away ahead  Sa. the soprano class.  'BEio? little village at night.is  3Eeg?_fed with music", and dailc-  anfeyShe spirit being positively  SiEfeictious. The gathering; itimel  seems,  all  too  short,   visitors,T,  _mh_J natives alike are ylojipang^  Sofeaiard to the next meeting;  ISrsSiiis way extraordinary fine  ijfcfeidish ips are cemented.  TAiid be it remembered it is  .sb* just high sounding revel-  ajgr, feut talent of the highest  ���artfer,   flowing like  the tones  of a nightingale completely  unaware of world political rivalry  This year a pensioners'  choir only together a few  months won in their class,  their conductor 82 years old.  I read of another group that  had been together for decades  with singers up to 77 years of  age among them.  One of the momentous happenings this year in the Nation  al festival, was the withholding of the Chair and Crown in  the drama competition. One of  the adjudicators responsible  for the withholding of the  award said in part "The groan  of disappointment made one  feel momentarily 'like a wicked uncle who had robbed an  expectant little child of a  brand new toy.  "For those of us who are actively interested in Welsh drama the disappointment went  deeper than the superficial  loss- of some picturesque ei-  sted'dfodic pageantry."  Another 83 year old Arch-  'druid in a witty and consoling  speech told how important it  was that the standard of poetry  shodid hot be lowered.  Thus we see the adjudica-  jtors ��� as we have seen them.  in our Vancouver festivals ~  1 orthrightly' criticising With. a  view to promoting the "highest  possible standards. .  The more we ��� promote music, especially by taking part in.  it rather than just listening,  the more we cultivate harmoniousrelationships7 no matter  hpw cosmopolitan the:, people.  Here in B.C. with mixtures  bf  varied nations/; we   should ,  now, fcie^grpuping together ytoy  praciic^p^' B.Cyp M<s^stiniaiyi  How nice it would be if we  had what ;viras suggested ait.the  last Llangollen festival, a new  National Anthem, not ���'.'��� 'Land  of my Fathers" but "World of  my Brothers". Dreams can  come true. Rhoridda  ij PR1C���" A WOMAN  PAYS?  0��ntrf WimH TijtoM tot.  A-\Oi  Manuscripts left by -L.S.  Jackson when he died, have  been discovered and the Coast  News with the consent of the  family will publish them.  There are not many but the  pungent yet witty pen of L.S.J,  v/as alwa3's a welcome addition    tp:    the     Coast'News  pages.  *     *     *  THE MYSTERY OF RUBY  LAKE y  By L. S. J.  Pokey Joe wras squinting at  the sun from the end of an  enormous fir log just about submerged with one end oh the  beach, and me, poking along  the beach spotted him "from  way back. Needing to be'cautious I took my time to. get  close enough to have a^close  inspection of Pokey as he is  quite a shy mug and he is';well  aware of his importance in the  scheme of things at Ruby'iake.  Of course Joe shouldny;_ be  here. He is from prehistoric  times and his nearest kin is ih  some lakes in Nevada. Turtles  of Pokeys mien are not readily  talkative and confining j and  respect must be duly established. .���:.������!;.  I says to Pokey, how you doing now? Aw, he says, swinging round  a' bit,  being  poised  for a take off, not bad,. notjbad.  You slept .well I take it? p  Oh   yes,   I   always   do^you  know, says I. You seem to wear'  well.   Them   figures   on ^your  back is kinda-curious.  Yes they are, ain't they, says  he. You ain't the first one to  see em neither, I wasn't much  smaller than I am now when in  1916 a feller with a jabknife  carved the numbers and- his  initials on my back without .a  by your leave or. any thing*  I take it, then there was some  goings on round here then, I  says. Yep says Pokey there was  a logging camp right here and  them logs'in ;the lake. and. the  stumps roundabouts ; a^STythe  teyidence.   .    :r;-\X:t.Xj-,y.yX\  Well' TPokey, yliets hear all  about it, you ain't; in ^np| hurry  are you? Well, I am arid hain't,  you^keep iyours distance a��jd I ���  might tell you. something of  those days, as there is all kind  of conjectures as ,to who was  here arid how come these logs  are still here. Pokey goes on as  follows:  They moved in here in the  spring and the first thing we"  knew they were coming round  the bluff with a steel, laying"  gang it was going to be a' railroad show you see: Next thing  there was trees coming dbwn  here and there. You remember  them fallers don't you, Snuffy  Joe, and Long Angus, with'Old  Gus the bucker. Well One morning smoking round the corner  of the bluff comes the old 9X10  steam pot'with a block and a  half on her and leaking steam  all over with Limpy Louie  standing on the sled spitting  snoose right and left. Dp you  remember that old crew?!Well  thats a bit hard, but I do re-  .member nobody got paid.  Well anyway, they spptted  the old pot at the beach facing  up one of the gullies and it was'  soon poking logs in the lake.  I .says to Ppkey, things are  quite different now; Yes he  says, and a good job too. Them  ground lead loggers hadn't got  brains.  .COMOX ASSESSMENT    AND COLLECTION DISTRICT  I HEREBY GIVE NOTICE that, on Monday, the 5th day  of November,   1956, at the hour of  10.30 o'clock in the forenoon, at the Court-house, Courtenay, B.C., I will sell at public auction  the Crown-granted mineral claims in the list he reinafter set out, of the persons in said list hereinafter set out for all DELINQUENT AND CURRENT taxes due and unpaid by said persons on  ���Sfee date of tax sale, and for interest, costs, and expenses, including the cost of advertising said  cafe if the total amount of taxes due up to and including the year 1954, and interest thereon, toge-  ^herwith  costs of advertising  said sale, be not sooner paid.  LIST OF PROPERTIES  Name of Person Assessed  Name of claim  o'  ���+->  o  Eh  Interest  Costs  and  Expenses  '  ��s  o  Wilkinson, Almina C   __'   Gp. 1, New Westminster  Land District  Humming Bird    4815A  1  $    $  37.50  '  1.69  1$    #<     $   ��  113.75       52.94  f               1  Bated at Courtenay, B.C., this 27th diay of September, 1956  G. W. Mc FARLAND,  Provincial Collector.  Well I -wouldn't say that Po-  keyyl think thfey dpne;^vtell with  what ihey had. Oh is that so,  says he, Well then who laid out  the railroad so that boomsticks.  couldn't go round the corner,  and also, says he with a wicked  'leer, who put the double flange  rails; on " a'-vchryevsq that the  wheels wouldn't track and then .  "My Bucko" had T to take the  whole crew to cut the flange  off with cold chisels.  Well says I, we all make mistakes, don't we?  Mister them wasn't. mistakes,  says Pokey, they was catastro-  phies. Leave me go on, will  you.   O.K:   says  I,   and   Pokey  'goes on. . :���;. x'X . ;y  .'���'���'V'-Tlie' lakeywas ^gradually filling up with logs. aiid;-.it was;  getting round to July arid that  was holiday time coming and  no logs out. yet, but there was  some trouble in Europe and  s"ome feller his name was Lloyd  George or something and he  sends out an anguished call for  rails and dang me if the government don't come up and  collar: the rails and left logs  camps and all the gear in the  woods and some of it is there  yet.  The only thing I got out of  it is a handj' place to bask in  the sun and these ere carvings  2    Coast News,  Get. 25, 1956  on my back cut there by Whisky  Weaver in 1916 as a souvenir  of a delightful period in Ruby  Lake, ^Pender Harbour,, arid the  -million; feet of logs is in the  lake to prove it. I guess I cam  gpt me some dinner now, eh?  build  L  Ix  $*A  , 7B:e.j��MR0__il  t> ->y\ - %t. 't  DJE|l^l7^ R A BETrttiii l'IJMISf-,RY  mmmmmmmimmemm  u nii.iiinimjjuiij)  ^hii  AVIATION IS BIG BUSINESS  There's a great future in aviation for young men. Make  aviation your career���in the RCAF!*/"  Get all the facts^now about RCAF training, pay and  other benefits. -  ?. S_E THE RCAF CAREER COUNSELLOR  R.C.A.F. Recruiting  Unit, 545 Seymour Street  Vartcbuver, B.C.      Phone TAtlow.  The difference between  Second Best...  fiSl^KlSISli  is often the balance  in your Savings Account  ...anJ here's ti^wT^ss^erf fo Salter Xivijvj...  Follow the example of more than  2,000,000 Canadians who save  for the things they want..  at the B of M.  Bank of'Mo'Ntiieal  "Saving isntt the whole storft  cf Better Living.. .but it's  the chapter that holds the  hey to a lot of good things.*  Gibsons Branch:  Sechelt Branch:'  EDWARD HENNIKER, Manager  DONALD McNAB, Manager  oc25 ��� 2596  Port ivieilon (Sub-Agency): Open on  Canadian Forest Products Ltd. semi-monthly paydays  Open 8th and 23r'd of each month  OEESHO   WIfK J.ARADIANS   IM   IVEKY   WA��K   OP   llFB   SIRCB   181? y   1957,.Meteors are the lowliest, longest  and most power-  ! ful tp he offered since Meteor  was first introduced as a distinctively   Canadian   car.   The  71957 Meteor features two separate body  sizes   and  wheel-  jbases for the iii'st time in its  Thistory, and7 offers 24"models  sin five series, of which this is  ��� the two-door Victoria ' in    the  Tjaideau 500 series. The Bidoau  models   stand just four    feet  ���:; nineT inches high, from ground  Check those RobertsCreefc  fire hazards  BY MRS. M. NEWMAN  More than 1,300 fires occur  in an average week across Canada with a total annual cost of  more than $90,000,000.  The All Canada Insurance Fe-:  deration which represents more  thaii   200  automobile,   casualty  and  fire  insurance  companies,,  says   Canadians   could   reduce  Mr. and Mrs. E. Shaw, ahd  Mr. Shaw's sister Mrs.P. Cam-  bourne, spent a few days in  Seattle last week and brought    make for a pleasant diversion  Coast News, Oct. 25,  1956   3  some months here before moving to Vancouver, visited Mrs.  Ruth Mitchell for a few days  ���and is now a guest qf Miss Ny-  -��an.  ���'��� Canvassers   for the ; annual  Legion Poppy Drive have been  selected for the various districts in the community and  towards the end of October  will be knocking afc our doors.  If they can do all that trudging about the muddy roads the  least we can do is reward them  as handsomely as possible. ���  The Legion L.A. is having  its second whist drive of the  season Fri. Oct. 26 and henceforth will hold one on the  fourth Friday of each month  during the winter season.  These friendly parties are  held in the Legion Hall and  is most attractive and improves  the   appearance   of the   HalL  Dick Kennett  and  Len Alien  are responsible for getting it  there   but   the   other Mr. Allen    on    the    Lower    Road  painted it. The Hall board is  grateful to Mr. Allen for his  community spirit.  On Dec. 23rd. the W.A, to St.  .. Aidians Church Twill hold their  Tea and Bazaar at the Church  Hall at Roberts Creek. This is  a local must ii patrons desire  a  good  tea   and  a��s��upply of  many beautiful gifts for Christmas  giving.  . Early ih December comes the  Legion L.A. Tea and Bazaar  and the last chance locally  !to obtain beautiful handwork  :at a> nominal cost.  The old ��� West Vancouver  Ferry/' looking somewhat- ��H&  of place is moored at the  wharf at Porpoise Bay jusl  now.' -.'���' "���'���'."��� '''"���"���'t  She is reported to be: iiseS  to transport men and y equip*  ment up Sechelt Inlet to the  construction site at; dowhbfia  Falls, where the Emil Andes1-  son - Construction company is  erecting the working tows?  site. ,yX  Complete . with  candy. . zb&  gum machines still, the fei-ry  will, it is said,    use    present  docking facilities  at the I*Cff=  ���v poise ;Bay'wharf.  Tto roof-top..Interior headroom   this enormous national.fire-dais as great as last year, since   mage   bill . if more   care) was  the car's chassis and floor are  re-desighed for a lower centre  of gravity;  Don't 7 forget   to   read   The  Coast News Classified..  For Guaranteed  Watch and Jewelry  Repairs  CHRIS'S JEWELERS  Work  done  on   the   Premises  WE BUY OLD GOLD  Phone 96 Sechelt  BINGO  ^���..iGKANaraiU^:;''1"  COMWrONITY HALL  EVERY FRIDAY  _1p.MV  SECHELT  CYCLE  95M  BICYCLES  Carriages, Wheeled Goods  REPAIRS  taken with matches ahd cigarettes ��� cause of more than 30  percent of all fires from known;  causes over a 10-year period. 7 .  Safety officials said constant  vigilance was necessary, to protect, our homes from fire. Every  week, they suggested, should be  a Fire Prevention Week.  They recommend the following precautions:"  Keep all matches out of reach  of children in non-combustible;  containers.   f ���.:'''T'T'  Have plenty of ash trays conr  veniently' placed 7in Tall rooms.  Be sure your .lighted matches  or smokes are completely out  before you discard them.  Don't smoke in bed.  Don't strike matches in closets,   garages   or*   other   places  \vhere   inflammable   materials,  : dust Tor vapors may ��� be ignited.  Employ a..skilled electrician  to repair or extend wiring when  necessary.  Buy  only  electrical appliances and cords bearing a recognized seal of approval.  ���7 Don't strings wires under rugs,  . -over : hooks, .wh&re .. they, may  .become worn.'���:.'. " :y::;   7  IVEake   sure   aU. heating   appliances are at least IS;inches  > away from ^ahyTwallyor' burnable materials; have proper ih-  .sulatioh.  7' :     :. '  JERRYS  ir  PRESTONE a.  ;Tanti-freeze';"  I. E. L Power Saw  HEAVEY DUTY REPAIRS  WELDING  STANDARD  GAS AND OIL  ]7       GOODYEAR  SUBURBANITE  TIRES  BATTERIES     ACCESSORIES  Kleindale  Creative  attracts  (So'&st l$zws  BY   MRS   A.A.  FRENCH  Sechelt West seems to be  coming into its own these days  . Originallyy a pre-emption from  the B.C. government when the  first settlers such as R.C. Keen  W.J. Martin, Gregory Allan,  J.O. Wollott and others how  long since passed on now sees  , itself with many new comers,  quiteJ a few from, Copper  Mountain. They include Mr.  and Mrs. R.Rigler,: Mr. arid)  Mrs. George Nelson with sons  Fred and Norman, Mr. and  Mrs. S; Waters with Eric Trevor and Bobbie. Mr. and! Mrs.  W. Parsons who have moved  to the W.J. Martin property  and Don Caldwell building a  home in this area and Mr.  Frank Walker also building, a  new home.  Captain and Mrs. S. Dawe  have been spending a few days  in; Vancouver.  Arriving here from Toronto  is Mrs. W. McLeod to visit  Mrs W.B. Billingsley and Mrs.  J. McCrea. Mrs. McLeod will  accompany her grgfidmotheir  Mrs. Ethel Badour back to  Toronto after some months  here with her sister, Mrs.Bil-  lingsley and neice Mrs.- Mc  Crea. '  Mrs. Mabel Nelon is back in  Sechelt from Nanaimo.  Mrs. M. Cook is visiting Mr.  and Mrs. J. Whyte. She is herefrom  Lasquita   Island.  .��� The E.S.   Clayton's . have a  grand-daughter   born   in   Bet  fast Ireland j t�� Lieut and Mrs.  Roy;Morris.. Lieut.   Morris  is.;  stationed  in Belfast with the  . R.C:N;'T'V :" V-' T.7      ^a'^     "���"..'  ���yMr. and Mrs. H.L. PageTalscf.  have  a   -grand-daughter   born  to Mr and Mrs. A. Arseniuk of  Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. ' H. Court of  Victoria are.staying with Mrs.  E.E. Redman for a few days.  home with them another sis-  terr���Mrs. G. Macfarlane; who  will visit the; Cambournes fat  Hopkins iStriding. Mrs. Shaw  returned ih time to hold' a Cancer dressing imeeting at her  home on Monday, with ai good:  ; MtendanceT and much work  .done, '"'7 '7 :T;;:' ;-T 77  Mrs.   J-Tipialreifwho   spent  Hie fine new sign on the Roberts  Creek  Community Hall  I.O.OTF. Sunshine Coas*  Lodge No.76 meets Gil*  son's Legion Hall 2nd and  4th Friday each- month.  mmm  *^3i^��  smm  .yxWlG&i2M:>$  SUCfe  Off ers Bed room & House SMppers  For the Whole family  Quality Winter Footwear  Neo Prene Work Clothes  Phone Sechelt 25G  J A ME S O  /  COFFEE  ���y,.  NOW OFFER YOU THIS BEAUTIFUL SET OF  m.  At UNBELIEVABLE SAVINGS!  7-in. Covered Fry Pan  11-in  Covered-Fry   Pan  9-in  Casserole  TRIPLE-THICK MATCHED ALUMINUM WITH THE  ;new ALUMILITE COPPER-COLORED DOME COVERS  riERE IS HOW  ' HnBMMWHMHHHIHBnBiMMMiaMH^ '  YOU CAN OBTAIN  YOUR SET  START JN NOVEMBER  Send only two empty Jameson's Coffee packages plus $3.95  (includes 20c S.S. & M.A. tax) and you will receive this lovely 11 inch covered fry pan as illustrated  2-qt. Covered Sauce Pan  Send.your labels and money order or cheque for amount  required to: W.A. Jameson Coffee Co., Ltd' ,' 754 Broughton  St., Victoria,. B.C.  'Each'^Month one'of the Beautiful Royal.Chef Items Illustrated!  y:y:y,. -     above will'be offered  ���..START NOW TO OBTAIN YOUR SET  YOU WILL BE MORE THAN PLEASED .      ���- ,-���'*   ...-.iV;.,-  s��fLi> &&  BY   PHYLLIS M. HODGSOK  .   Presentation   of an  electric  'dock was made to Mrs. Vivian  '���' Abrams, when Mrs. J. Wilson  * said Mrs. Dorothy Tesky enter-  i_ained at a faTewell tea in her  Honor. Mrs. Abrams leaves to  saake her home imPenticton.  Mrs. George Hunter with her  zaother, Mrs. Hamilton were  Sa Vancouver to attend the  UKhite Heather Group concert.  Mr. and Mrs, A. Hudson  __tom Vaneou|ver ^vere '.week-  '- sad guests of the Fred Crow-  j&ursts.  Mrs. W.W. Holmes was in  Vancouver with her grandchildren while their parents  TOese holidaying in Seattle.  Guest of Rev. and Mrs.  Donaldson at the Manse, was  2BBss Elsie McDiarmid of. Vancouver.  ISffir. and Mrs. Boy Nygren  cdtfebrated their 11th wedding  HADDOCK'S   ai  PENDER  1. for  'SHELL' GAS. OIL  ANTIFREEZE  Phone Pender 122  anniversary on Oct. 17. To  (mark the occasion Mrs. Ny-  gren's sister, Mrs. Jean Wyngaert entertained at a dinner  f pr 'eight. Lighted candles added charm to the table arrange-*  ment. The table was centered  with a beautifully decorated  two tier wedding cake made  by Mrs. Wyngaert ������ P.N.E.  Home Maker of 1956.  Mrs- Jack Marshall and- Mrs.  George Hunter were in Nelson  visiting Mrs. Marshall's mother. They were later joined by  the men-folk of the family and  continued their holidays together through the Kootenays.  During the past week, Mrs  Bob Gosden invited1 several  friends in to meet her sister^  Mrs. Peterson, who is visiting  from Corona, Cal. Despite the  inclement weather she'arranged sight seeing trips of the surrounding district for her guest.  Mr. an<i Mrs. Bob Paris from  Vancouver have moved into  the Faris Sr home.  Mrs. Des Pleuard, who for  the past year has been living  in Quebec is now living at Hope  Cottage.  4    Coast News, Oct. t 25,  1956  ���       ii   ii .���������,.     mii ���   ��.. ��� . ��� ���������      '    ���',     I,,, 'j  Mr. and Mrs. George Webb  were suprised by a yijsit from  Mr. Bond, Art Webb and Mr.  Dodds all formerly firom.7 Car-  berry, Man. Mrs# Webb is 'how .'  enjoying a two week holiday  visiting friends in Vancouver  and district.   -" '���      *���'���   >. ��� >?:  Mrs.- George Hammond has  returned from a week in Vancouver. >">���:  ��� Mr.- and -Mrs. E.N.T Henniker  entertaiined a number*' of  friends prior to the. Masonic  dance- on Saturday.  PENDER  if  >3,  T  I  CHRISTMAS  BAZAAR $ TEA  United  Church  Hall  -  Gibsons  |   Friday Oct. 26 from 2 ���p.m.  i-  L.A.  to  Canadian  Legion  109  ^a!a*^;��V'4v*!i!��'v^"'jL'*^^'^.^,.i''i_"w  DRESS UPT  Inside for XMAS!  Here are materials to suit your taste:  16 X 16 & 16 X 32 CEILTNG TILE, easily applied  12 1/2^ sq.ft.  16 X 16 P.V. Hardboard Square Tex, in 4 X 4 sheets  121/2 �� sq. ft.  WALLBOARDS  4  X 8 X %  GYPROC-____._  ._ __$2.20  16" X 8 X % GYPROC planked ______________175$  ���4 X 8 X % DONACONA KOLOR KOTE ___$2.20  4 X 8 X Vi MAHOGANY 3-PLY______ __$4.50  4  X 8 X  Vi  SYLVACORD ..__ $5.95  4 X 8 X %  DRIFTWOOD $6.56  4 X 8 X %  RANCHWALL___ .$6.24  We carry all types of  PAINTS, VARNISHES, STAINS, etc.  See us for suggestions and prices  Christmas is coming fast, so don't wait  GIBSONS BUILDING SUPPLIES LTD.  Phone Gibsons     53  ~irTIIMM��MHi��  *afmmqaMssmmmmtinmm*m*i���Bnm  NOTICE to RATEPAYERS  ANNUAL MEETINGS  Annual meetings of Ratepayers, for the purpose o��� electing  School Representatives, and hearing and discussing the Annuol  SSLeport of the Trustees will be held' as follows:  GIBSONS: Nov. 1, 8 p.m. School Hall  ROBERTS CREEK: Nov. 2, 8 p.m. Roberts Creek School  '       NELSON ISLAND: Nov; 3, i p.m. Nelson Island School  EGMONTv Nov. 3, 4 p.m. Egmont School  GAMBIER ISLAND: Nov. 4, 2 pjtn. Veterans' Memorial  Hall, Gambler Harbour  BOWEN ISLAND: Nov. 5, 8 p.m. Bowen Island School  HALFMOON BAY Nov. 5, 8 pjn. Halfmooa Bay School  IRVINE'S  LANDING:  Nov.   5,  8   p.m. Irvine's  Landing  Sail  PENDER HARBOUR: Nov. 7, 8 p.m. Pender Haribour School  SECHELT: Nov. 8, 8 p.m. Sechelt School  Ratepayers are urged to attend the annual meeting in their  attendance areas.  i    A. Bums, Secretary,  The Boarc! o�� School Trustees  School District 46 (Sechelt)  Soft woollen does nicely for  this  slim dress . of the sheath  type but with a little more ease.  It closes-in back with a zipper  and has a round, high neckline,  ideal for costume jewelry. With  it is a wool tweed coat in green  flecked with black and white.  The coat has a small stand-up  collar of black wool.   Side belts  button above slit pockets. The  sleeves taper, to a narrow forearm.   Together it is a good ensemble  and  each piece on its  own has many virtues.  JUDITH  FLETCHEft  Mr. and Mrs. John Lawson  and family of Nelson Island,  have left the Pender Harbor  area and are now residing in  North Vancouver. Before cleaving, a' farewell surprise party  was given in their honor by, Mr.  and Mrs. Orville Lawson.f The  guests included Dr. and,Mrs.  John t Playfair, Mr. and Mrs.  jOliver Dubois, Mr. and Mrs. J.  fMarsh, Mr. and Mrs. Goldrup,  Mr. and Mrs. R. O. Leg,; ;Mr: :  and Mrs. Doug Fielding, Mr.  and Mrs. Norman Lee, Mr." and  Mrs. S. Churchill, Mr. and Mrs.  Ernest Lee, Mr. H. McCarin and  Mr. Nate Lawson.   .   ���  Mrs. Grace Beatty of Sutton  West, is visiting her brother  and his wife, Mr. and Mrs. Sid  ���   '������������ a.���;��� ���  Andrews, of Madeira Park.  Mr. and Mrs. Pete Dubois Jr.,  are back from Sointula where  they have been spending the  past year. '   '-��� 7  Mr. Fred Claydon hais returned from a two weeks hunting  trip in the Cariboo. ��  Mr. R. H. Matten of Texada  Island has moved to Vancou-*  ver Island. |  Mr. and - Mrs. Lloyd' |Davis  were visitors to Gibsons faring  the weekend. 7*  Mr. Ted Butterfield has' returned to Pender Harbor? from  a fishing trip up north.. ���� 7  Miss Eleanor Remmem^ who  is attending school in y^idner,.  spent the Thanksgivmg inpliday  with her parents,T^^l^^yMi'S..'  Carl Remmem, of GardrojlBay.  Mr. and Mrs. Robt. OTT.ee and  family who have been spending the - past three months up  north, have returned toy their  home in Madeira Park.     )������  Mr. and Mrs. R. Stokkeland,  of New Westminster, were recent visitors to Garden Bay.  Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Span-  ling, /Port Coquitlam, spent the  Thanksgiving weekend with  their son-in-law and daughter,  Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Davis, of  Garden Bay. ..,$'  Mr. and.. Mrs. Fred Shepherd  were guest'sr of yMr. and Mrs.  Stan .Bowdler of Garden Bay  over the weekend.  PRICES IN  EFFECT  Thurs. Fr* Sat. Oct. 25, 2B, 27  s*t:a��v  mm  TOMATOJ  SOUPj  I UMAiI)    aUUl    Heinz 10 oz. tin  TOM ATO    'OluE Heinz 20 oz tin  CD CUM BER PI CKL Eh^ i6 ��_,��� w  CHILI SAUOi  Heinz 12 oz bottle ea.  for 39c  for 59c  for 69c  ea.  PUMPKIN    Royal City, 28 oz. tin  PEACHES   Sl!C60    Libbys 15 oz. tin  ArKluUiu   Lynn Valley, 15 oz. tin  Neilsons, 16 oz. tin. ea.'  2 for 35c  2 for 45c  2 for 35c  79c  Margarene SOLO  1 lb, pkts.  2 lbs for  TOMATOES  SPORK  20 oz. tin  2 for 45c  i-> ^��r     -��� ^  Burns, 15 oz. tin  RIFAPH   Perfex' 64 oz- bottle  10c Off  HALLOWE'EN SUCKERS  CANADIAN MILD CHEESE  Cello bags  2 for 65c  43c  69c  111 49c  m  Wi  FRIPAY EVENING SPECIALS 6 TO 9 PM.  PACIFIC MILK wTin*        6 for 90c  NABOB TEA    Green Label, 1 H>. pkts. fl-lUy'  NABOB COFFEE \ lb Pte7 $1.15  "T    ������     "7"  "iHt~ aMi" " __���"   "       ����� ������ Ii���> ���ii      "     l__"      '      -fcV ' rjtfc' |M">"''  mm  BRISKET: 28c lb  f WEINERS 2 lbs 59c  GROUND BEEF 2 lbs 69c  BAbON   i/2eib. pkts.  ���zimmw  BANANAS 2 lbs 45&  BOILING ONIONS  lac Apples Handi-Pakso u.,.,,,, $1.95  23c  For the Hallowe'en Treat  Mesh bag     5 lbs. ea.  '��   per sack *$Pi+&mmm+iP  OPEN FRIDAY NIGHTS UNTIL NINE  POTATOES U.S. No1 *-'     1<M)lbs-  Good Parking  lone \3sbsons tree-taps-.' There are too many    Coast News, Oct. 25, 1956   5  SOMETHING TO AIM At  A few years ago,    several  hundred young   people in   a  Brooklyn, high    school    were  "queried al>out their plans for  the future. It came as a   surprise, and:    something    of    a  6_wckyswh6n: it was. discovered;  that less than 15 percent had  any clear-cut ideas about their  future.   Like   Micawber,   they  felt sure that something would  tum tip, but they had no definite aiins. Half; a century ago  tmost young people were glad,  ��� to get a job of any kind, they  ; took what came up;  the out*  f0e^y^>0aiy i?4H^ijetter,;^7  pecialiy for girls.  ��    *    * i"  l   Here is one of the chief differences between - civilized iaen  ; and barbarians. In a primitive  state human beings ate content  .with fighting and feasting and  i if asked' to aibstain from some  Immediate pleasure because of  sorhe; future good, just would  n't understand it. The late Dr.  W. L. Watkinson said that tbkt  divisions   of society  are, to a  large  extent,  atae to the fact  that some pfeople: thnkof the.  future,    deny    and   discipine  themselves for its sake, while  others live for the present like  Efeau, who sold his birthtight  (for one good meal.  An   artist   insists   that   the  painter must see the finished  picture   in his  mind's eye ber  fore* he begins ��to paint.   He  couldn't possibly go on putting  one ,bloteh of paint against another andl expect  to   have a  good!   picture.   This would be  just as foolish   as if a builder "*  <were to begin a house without  the slightest idea what, it was ^  ' going, to   foe like;   without a  plan of some kind.  *      *      "  There was an article in a  magazine recently entitled  'Dreamers ahd Doers,' in  Which the writer poured scorn  ion those who were always  looking forward vaguely to  the future but. never did anything   to   make   their dreams  i in     .   -      ,     '���  . ��� i' ���!' i  - -- ��� -���    ���     -.'..��� ������      ...   ���*  Police Court  Magistrate A. Johnston of Sechelt, after an illness, resurned  Police Court, and fined Ronald  Mattson of New Westminster  $10 and costs for firing a .22  rifle from his car on the highway. /'     '  Albert Burt of Pender Harbour, who drove his motor boat  in an erratic manner to the  danger of other small craft at  Garden Bay, was fined $25 and  costs.  Speeders, many of whom  ��� were caught in the. "radar net"  along the highway, were each  fined $25 and costs. They were:  Frank Loffel, Martin Stanley,  Douglas Atkins, William Harse,  of- Vancouver; Alex Anderson,  Howard Dean, Elsa McLean, Ira  Olson, of Roberts Creek; Victor  Nelson, Sechelt; Jessie Archer,  Selma Park; Donald Lawton,  Surrey; Fred Hanson, ; Dawson  Creek; Wilfred Perry, Harry  Smith, Michael Poole, Cameron  Marron, Gibsons; James Curtis,  Charles Bramhall, Halfmoon  Bay; Ernest Cartwright, Hopkins Landing; and Orris Sage of  Powell River.  Impaired driving St West Sechelt cost Ernest Paul of Sechelt, $150 and costs.  Intoxication in a public place,-  Sechelt, brought a fine of $10  and costs to Mich'ael Kiriakin  of Haney,  B.C.  Operating his vehicle without  the necessary carrier plates cost  Charles McGee of Vancouver  $10 and costs.  Douglas Baird Cook of Wilson,  Creek, who was driving without due care and attention, was  fined $35 and costs;  Parking on the highway  without consideration for  others cost Lawrence Crucil of  Sechelt $25 and costs.  John Fisher of Seehelt oper-  ated a car- contrary to the restrictions on his drivers license;  and was fined $25 and costs.  Don't   forget   to, read   The  Coast News Classified.  come true, Day-dreaming,v of  course, is useless and even  harmfcd but those who have  definite aims, and ideals aire  of ten the most practical people  in the world. They are doers  but before they do, they plan  and ... they know how much  truth there is in the old saying  'He who alms at the sun shoots  higher   than he who aims at  who aim merely at the tree-  r tops 'and-;, others -wiu�� SSke the  eighty-five percent in the  Brooklyn high-school, do not  aim at. all,'  I once heard the negyo ten-  ory Roland Hayes, sing. What  a voice.that man has! It seemed Ttp^iae . I had never heard  he was; deeply moved andsaid*  'A bell rang in my heart'.  ..Inr:-he'^eoojDid.fpla<:et-'he began to study howvtb sing" and  he did It with indomitable pery  severance and restless* energy.  To be a singer became the con-  I  I  I  Tolling purpose of his life and  anything like it. Aa t listened  I    remembered    two    things.  First,    when    Roland   Hayes  heard the great Caruso sing,  he lived   with   that   resolve.  When he gave his first concert  he  purchased   a   seocnd-hand  typewriter and  sent. out two  thousand    invitations ��� and  the hall was packed. The amazing concentration of Roland  Hayea. haa: jbeen,. duplicated  hundreds of times by mesa and  women in every walk of life.  Only those who are willing to  pay the price, reap the reward.  *    *    *  ^       I am thinking,, just now/not  W   A   V f* i_l       I" _?*V ffV w    onIy of art*s*s a^d musicians  <Ti   It rl       t \J K I    but ** ordinary people. How  necessary is it for us all to  have ideals and resolute* purpose? It is best to believe that  life can toe lived at its ibest unless there is a definite goal at  which we are aiming and for  which we are willing to make  sacrifices. All that we can  hope for-is, by the help of God  to  develop  Christian  Charac  ter. M wo fall here we fail every where. If we succeed here,  we have attained life's best  even thougjte financially we  are as poor as church mice.  People in middle age and  even older than that.need'to  keep their ideals steadily in  view; It wasn't Paul the young  man or middle-aged, but Paul  the aged who wrote: 'This one  thing   I do,   forgettingT ihose  thing* which are behind &&��,  reaching forth unto iSxdm  things which are before, E  ��� press toward the mark for th��  prize of the high calling o��  God in Christ Jesus.  ���*.'*���  Our quoation is by Ro&er��  Browning: We must keep is  mind how far high failure  overleaps  the bounds   of low  success.-:.--'  WINTER CLOTHES  OPENING  I  I  /  WORK GLOVES ��� MITTS  SMART NEW UMBRELLAS  TASELLA S|0P  Phone Sechelt     29F  JUST OUT A  JUST WONDERFUL!  SEE THE9m CHEVROLET TODAY!  IT'S SWEET, SMOOTH AND SASSY!  Chevy goes 'em ail one better���with a daring new departure in design  (looks longer and lower, and it is!), exclusive new Turhoslide  automatic transmission with triple turbines, a new V3 and  a bumper crop of xnew ideas including Fuel Injection!  *(Special high-perform'  ance 270 h.p. engine also  available at extra cost.)  New right down to the wheels it rolls on ��� that's the '57 Chevrolet!  By now you know it's new in style. But treat yourself to another look. Let  your eyes linger on that stylish new bonnet, that daring new grille, the  deeply hooded headlights, the sauey new slant of those High-Fashion  rear tenders. Chevy's new and Chevy shows it all over! It's longer and  ��� lower for '57. And Chevrolet's new in lots of ways that don't show up  in our picture. It's new in V8 power options that range up to 245 h.p.*  Then, you've a choice of two automatic -drives as, extra-cost options.  There's an even finer powergHde ���and new, nothing-like-it Turboglide  that brings you Triple-Turbine take-off and a new flowing kind of going.  It's the only one of its kind ��� the newest, sweetest, smoothest automatic  of them all!    ' '  NOW - FUEL INJECTION  OFFERED FOR THE FIRST TIME!  Greatest engine advance since overhead valves! Chevrolet engines with  TRamjet fuel injection, available at extra cost in the Corvette and  passenger car models, deliver up to 283 h.p. Come see the new car  that goes, 'em all one better ��� the new 1957 Chevrolet!  < * v  The new Bel Air 4-Daar Sedan ���  one of 20 striking new Chevies.  Only franchisee! Chevrolet dealers  display this famous trademark.  C-&S7C  PHONE SECHELT lb  THE NAME THAT MEANS A GOOD DEAL  WILSON CREEK B.C '***'.  ' i  \' t.  >������*.;  6*   Coast l^ews; Octy25,  1956 i~  4&  'v  .. A. V      A       .   >    J  *'"��� ' ���"'  ~''x'  ���    '*_*���*. \;ma/ **&fA**i��*   1*   wv*   ��*j*_  W  S'3,i yttzn :V*f <->  Featuring horizontal-sweep styling, the 1957 Chevrolet looks even longer than its 200 inches ��� two-  and-one-half inches more than last year. All bodies are lower, too, ahdTfurther additions have been  made to windshield area, the whole adding up to striking eye-appeal. Among the many mechanical       ivw _r��� r   advancements is revolutionary fuel-injection as an available option. Shown above is the Bel Air spott y , ���, .^ ug^ for' ^^ amendment  coupe. ^^^.A-.aXX'A-XX-   ;���': ?< A.   X**SA {.������:, y     :''  ^7'"7'.   :���.-.���-;';,>:���������:    'A-v        + y   -      .y    y^ ..v-y^k .. ^  purposes, and which meet the  1 r The minister of .Agriculture,  Hon. Ralph Chetwyhdi7;".announces, that in line: withy a  statement made oh. Sept. ; 20  by Hon. W.K; * ^iferriah ��" the  lime subsidypolicy 'dfesighi^  to a^ist'farmers iii O'btaihihtg  lime for agricultural purposes  has been amended. / ,-  Effective Oct.-1, farmers  will receive subsidy of $3 T a  ton on lime products    which  minimum standard 7reQuirer  \ ments set forth in the lime  ^subsidy      policy    regulations.  If  *Tfae Mill Will'Re Closed  During the Winter!  FIR FIREWOOD  LARGE LOADS  $7.50 DELIVERED GIBSONS  $8.00 OUTSIDE GIBSONS \j.  FIR SAWDUST  $6.50 DELIVERED GIBSONS  $7.00 OUTSIDE GIBSONS  CEDAR No. 2 and Better  1" X 8 ��� 12" width  2" X 8 ��� 12" width  $65 per M  STORE MMBEft CO. Ltd.  PHONE GIBSONS 151  T>"  PHILCO /GOLDEN  TELEVISION  With Patented Dynamic Double Diode Detector  . Achieved by Philco 'Project Photosonic'  PWlLCO  2522  _ WITH MODERN .  PICTURE-FRAME  STYLING  ALL IN ONE  CONTROL  CENTRE  FRONT SOUND  319.95  PHILCO ���  FAMOUS FOR QUALITY THE  WORLD OVER  Many other newly designed Philco advanced models  for you to fchoose from at  YOUR TV CENTRE  Phone Sechelt 6  ;��s3S��3fe:i^5;K��  ^SliS^^^SI^^^^^DIC^^^^E^Ii^^^^K^iK  A good selection  of greetings  can be seen  at  THE  yThis is an increase, ot:$l <per  ^ton from the amouht paid i>fe-  '.viously.  ^^^^^^^Tl^  that effective also Oct. 1, the  deprartment     of.  agriculture  li...   Entries-in-the-$17100-poster,;  competition  to    publicize  the -y  British  Columbia     Centenary*     .���   . ,. A     . .._ ���_  are rolliig in to Centennial���" ^ * reb?te of $3f per  headquarters in Victoria. "We:, case on stumpmg powder .or  haven't opened ^ny of �� <>n- Pitching dynamite to> be used  tries as yet, but we arelook ' ^ fer^rs ^r . ranchers .for  irig forward;to some exciting ? ^nnging^and mto^ agneuto  designs *hen we do", said M^7 al production^ Ms represents  Fred,Amess. chairman of the,:*> ^crease of $1 per case. .  committee of judges. "The .*'  deadline for the first stage of"  the competition is Oct. 15 and"  all entries must he in before.  that date." The $1,100 compe-y  tition- for the poster, design"  suitable for world-wide distribution to publicize the British;  Columbia Centennial Celebra-'^  iions in 1958 is open to all amy;  ateur artists resident in th��\  Province of British Columbia. :  The designer of the prize win:  ing poster will receive a- grand "-'  prize of $500.00, there will be  two further prizes of $200.00T  each, and two additional pri-J  , zes of $100.00 each. 7  Competition judges are Mr  Fred   Amess.   Principal of ~th��f  Vancouver     SchooL    of    Artj��;  Mr. Peter M. Downes. Member  pf the Vancouver Art Gallerv  and    Vice-President of aTTieadT  ing  Canadian Advertising Agency,    and. Mr.    John Korner;  "president    of the    British, Columbia Society  of   ArtistsT|En-  try forms' for:the :eontesf%re|....��� f|  still available from the7;Britis0T 8  Columbia Centennial   Commit|. m  tee, Parliament Buildings Vic^   ^  toria British  Columbia. _js  =3=  u  ���A    ou  -:o-  ���O'JL'  '������ ���",������.' ���&<< 1     '"A'Ki"     'X^aAt-y    '. ���.-��� ,..���.-     A..,,-.A    -v?.yr-    '    ���-���   ���'  ���'���; Tieriders are invited for the transportation of six   (6)  chiSdrep from Vaingisaid BaY*.Nelson Island...%o the Nelson  Islaind   School   each   school   d_Y   for   the   balance  of the  ,1958^57 school year.  ;  Tenderer must provide a .suiiaSjle boa*, adequately  equipped^ and:'' must.^provMe liB&ility insurance cpverage  in the/7amoiin_ o_  510.000^100,009. "."."'7'-.  v    Tenders wil fee areceiy��d till S p.m. on Monday, 0<st;  Ip^rT^l^Sfei' ''������'��"'���  The lowest or ��iny lender witt not neceseBsrHy be ac-:  ��������� cep**d,.7   T ��� .-���..-.'lv' .>...���������>���:������,  The Board of SchcKbl Trufiteesi  Sciiobl District Nb; 48 (Sichelt)  ���ri-j-r- \\r  i:o   ztvv/zivsi)  Food ads savi* |pi Tnaolney  READ  y  O  L  K  S  w  A  G  E  ;N  L  Change  to Winter Lubricants/. ^X^nter Tires  Flush  Radiator  &  Instal Antifreeze  Check  &  Renew your Battery  We'll  Also  Do  Vour  Welding &  Burning.  Y  S  Phone 75  SOLNIK   SERVICE STATION  First     place   in     Oanadian  ���     ��� ���.,���.��� i-  bank advertisjjig hae ag&irt'  been won by the Bank of  Montreal in the "'Bank Ad.-,  views' continuing, study of  financial advertising in North.  America during the past 1J!  (months..      .     ���  The B of M has won top  rating for Canada in all but  one of the last 11 years, and  in two years ��� 1946 and  1954 ��� it ranked first for  .. the continent, receiving ' the  iSocrates High ' Award for  North America.  The 'Bank Ad-views' award  to the B of M for 1956 is' iri'  line with a recent survey of  Canadian, transportation advertising covering "wide variety of national; advertisers-  in which the B of M's message  4ed aJl other advertisments  with a. public readership of  62- per cent. '  This survey was the fifth  in a series of studies . undertaken -by the Canadian Advertising Research Foundation  over the past eight years, with  the B of M previously rated  third, fourth; second and  first respectively.  Another award from the  U.S. for the B of M is the  'merit award' from the Financial World, of New York,  'for distinguished achievement in annual reporting for  six consecutive years and in.  recognition, of the excellence  of its 1955 annual report to  shareholders.'  This citation states that  the B of M's financial statement was judged as among  the most modern from the  standpoint of content, ' * typography and format of the ^  5,000 annual reports examin- "*  ed during 1958.  E  L CHI^S      DIST I tLEJI ES,      LI MITE D  This cdvertlsoraoirt ?i not pubThhad-jor tJIiployed by lh_ Vqvot Control Board or by th* Govvrnmoiif of BritUh Coltfmbfab IN MEMOHIAM  Coast News ^Oct. 25, 1956   7  In memory of ;a dearyfriend  Al   Jackson  Passed away 23 Oct. 1955  TOTEM FLASHES  Christine & Andrew Johnston Reed Road, 9 acres, 2 cleared  In loving memory of a dear comfortable 3 bedroom house,,  iiusband   and father,   George living    room,    very large kit-  Wartnaby,   who passed   away chen, 3ps bath. This is a good  Oct. 23, 1955. Ever remember- buy for $5800,  DIRECTORY (Cooiinued)  WIEING and APPLIANCE  ������-.���..    SALES  Electrical Wiring  Alterations and Repairs  F. UTTING, WILSON CREEK  Phone  1ST or 5H  ed by his wife Norah Irene,  his daughter and family.  LOST -���   .     ���.. :   ���      ���-  Black diamond "earring id Le-.  gion Hall br; vicinity, Mrs Burt  Phone  128X ��� Gibsons.   ''.y":.  HELP WANTED        ' ''. '   "'   '".'  Kitchen help wanted, with experience or willing to learn  Apply Kum-Agen  Cafe.  Second cOOk, part or full time.  Good    wages.    Apply  Father   w^ntedTBearti^ro7half lot  Gower Point Road. Nice 2 bedroom home, priced for a fast  sole $4200  cash.  5 acres on the Sechelt highway  some timbei?, $950 cafeh  200 feet on the Sechelt Highway, close to Super Valu, this  is a real investment. A real  buy at $4750  Always a better buy at  TOTEM  REALTY  Gibsons  Nolain,      Indian  School, Sechelt.  Residential  Davis Bay to    West    Sechelt.  Cash. Mrs 3. Harrison,. Sechelt  WORK WANTED  42B, Box 360>  Spray and brush painting;  also paperhanging. J. Melhus.  Phone  Gibsons  33. tin  TO  RENT  FOR SALE  2 bedroom self contained unfurnished suite, with bath  Phone Gibsons 114G  3 roomed house for rent, with  Domestic   Rabbit  .imeat.   B.L. ,      ,���*�����������+},  Cope,   Roberts Creek. ' Phone   ^^ Gibsons. $40:mont*_.  GiJ*Tons22C. ���.,..-. ;Gltosons57G      ;,...__!_   flTresh. Oysters. Come by car  or bo^t to Oyster Bay Oyster  Co. Pender Harbour.  Wood & Coal range.. Excellent  condition.- Phone Gibsons 88M.  Top quality potatoes for sale,  good keepers, some Gems, $5  per 100 lbs. delivered. Also  (milk fed roasting chicken,  5-6 lbs. 60c lb, Charman  Farms, Phone Gibsons 148M.  Heavy breed^ boiling fowl,  $1,25 each. Don Ritchey, Gib-  eons 107W.  It's time again to clean out  the old hens, We will;��� sell  them at 27c lb. and pluck  them for you if you like at  15c a    bird.    Elander " Farm,  Gibsons 68K.  ,���__���.__.���__���:���; . ; , 1  5 sheepr pure bred with pedigree. C^P. Ballentine. Gibsons.  BOY'S WINTER WEAR  "Underwear, Sweaters,    Socks,  Shirts, Slacks,    Jackets, Caps,  /Mitts,'      Accessories.  T;.-_. MARINE MEN'S WEAR __  phone Gibsons 2.  Lady Jane electric    cottage  range $100; garbage burner  7$55. Parker's Hardware.  Phone 51, 'Secheli':.  Coast News, Oct.  18, ,1956    5  SERVICE FUELS  Ran Vernqn  R.R. 1    Gibsons    Phone 173Q  Alder or Fir Bushwood  Mill Slabwood  Sand, Gravel and Cr. Rock  Products.;  WANTED \y     ~ ~~~  110 volt lighting plant. Particulars to R, Perry, Gibsons B.C.  Phone 15F.  TIMBER WANTED  Will purchase timber for cash.  Any   amount. We will cruise  any where and give estimates.  Twenty-two years government  and private  experience.  J.O. (Jack) LITTLE  Phone Sechelt 20K  Revolvers and pistols engraved with ships or scenery wanted by collector* Write giving  make and number. Box 455  Coast News.  ��� n     im,    ��������� __-���.-.       ���������     -������  ..  i   ��������������������  -.ii.    i  ��������� ,i_.-.._>  PERSONAL  WANTED TO RENT  Unfurnished house in Sechelt  3 to 5 rooms. M.B. Hall R.R.1  Gibsons.  Waterfront cottage at Roberts  Creek. Modern\ furnished or  unfurnished. Phone 22Y.  .   ..     -    "GIBSONS ~~  Newest Shopping Centre  JOHN  COLERIDGE  REALTY  Oldest Real Estaie Office  Between Lang's1 Drug Store  and  Woods Hardware  Georgian Block  Look for the  Big Neon  Sign  INSURANCE  SECHELT INSURANCE  AGENCIES   ���  Real Estate  Property   Management  Insurance   :- *  Office  phone  22F  T.E. DUFFY, Agent  Residence 31Q  I. MACKAY, Salesman.  Residence 70F  Fire, Auto, Liability. Prompt  courteous service. Totem Realty, Gibsons  H.B. GORDON  AGENCIES  Sechelt  FIRE INSURANCE  AUTO       INSURANCE  Evenings and Holidays    115  Phone        53  WATCH REPAIRS       ~       ~  ��������'���'��� -���....���._. ,������ ��� .i. ���-���    - ��� ��� ��� i -_.,_..-.������,��� i  .���.  Watch and Jewelry Repairs  Marine Men's Wear. Agents  for. W. H. Grass ie. Fast  reliable service. tfn  For Guaranteed Watch and  Jewelry Repairs, See Chris's  Jewelers, Sechelt. Work done  on the premises. tfn  ANNOUNCEMENT ~~"  1 FAIRMILE  BOAT WORKS, LTD.  Custom Pleasure Craft  &  Dinghys  Repairs,   Hardware,   Paints  Beach Ave. West.  Roberts      Creek  " WIRING  Commercial & Residential  Electric  Space Heating  Anywhere on the Peninsula  PARKER and SIM  ELECTRIC  Parker's Hardware  Sechelt 51 ��� 130 Evenings  PENINSULA  ACCOUOTING SERVICE  All Types of Accounting  Problem.'; Expertly Attended  Village Enterprises Bldg. '  Sechelt  Office Open 9 a.m.���S p.m,  Daily  Phone Sechelt 98F  Notions���Cards���Toys  Miscellaneous Gifts  .    THRIFTEE   STORES  Left of Post Office  Gibsons, B.C.  Headquarters For Wool  REFRIGERATION  SALES and SERVICE  Commercial ��� Domestic  25 Years' Experience  A. M." CAMPBELL  SECHELT S3Q  TELEVISION  SALES AND SERVICE  Fast work - Guaranteed  10%^Down - Easy Terms  RICHTER'S RADIO ��� T-V  Fine Home Furnishings  _ Phone"6 Sechelt  PENINSULA    CLEANERS  Cleaners for the  Sechelt  Peninsula  ������   Phone*  -'���.;���'���.  Gibsons 100  TRACTOR. WORK  Clearing, Grading, Excavating.  D6 Bulldozing  Clearing Teeth  ARCHES FOR   RENT  A. E.  Ritchey  Phone Gibsons 176  "'���    PLUMBING  Macleod's Plumbing  and Hot-Water Heating  2 Qualified Plumbers  Service Anywhere  Fairbanks-. Morse Pumps  and Pressure Systems  ' Wilson Creek  Phone Sechelt 20M  NOTARY PUBLIC  Legal  Documents   promptly  attended Jo  W.J.   (Jack)  Mayne.  Phone 24.  _    _    Sechelt B.C.  DIRECTORY  (Continued)  GIBSONS BOAT WORKS  Boat Builders & Repairers  Phone Gibsons  11IX  MARSHALL'S PLUMBING  HEADING &   SUPPLIES  Phone Gibsons 134, 104 or 33  ���?���'��������� ��� ���   ���������- ������������-������-.������������ i ������   ������__�������*_��.._>  ^"Home and Industrial Wiring  Electrical Heating  GIBSONS    ELECTRIC  Phone 130  Authorized GE  Dealer  Radios, Appliances, TV Service  Mow-maybe you'll give that rock-and-roll a rest.  Trying to lose weight? No sugar in your Diet?. Try SUC-  ARYL sweetening solution.  Absolutely     NO       CALORIC  Friends  and Parents of Students     of     Elphinstone v High  School. The Student Council is  .running    a    M'acLean-Hunter  Magafeine   Subscription   Drive  from October 25 to November  6. Stuent salesmen will call at  your door within these  dates.  All  proceeds from,  this drive  will go to all school clubs, activities aind projects including  the School Annual.  'Elphinstone    High    Student's  Council.  In Sechelt phone   your   want  ads to Coast News'representa-  VALUE whatever!   Liquid  or   tive Mrs. E. Lumsden, 44W,  tablet form, and handy Pocket  Vials for    Diabetic    persons.  Get.SucaryJ at Lang .'s Drug  TOWING AND   FREIGHTING  W. Nygren, Gibsons 13    tfn  Stores, and recover your sylph   Change your fragrance Tijfor  . like figure. Extremely helpful   ^11! A full line of Lentherik  when ��� usiingTTAFON, or other  reducing plans. Remember the  aiame, SUCARYL, a* Lang's  Drug Stores, Gibsons or Seehelt.  Fuller brush, dealer. J. Nelson  Roberts Creek  Phone Gibsons 19Q.  BUILDING  SUPPLIES "  '   -  .    ���     a  Buy direct from the mill. Lumber, plywood, doors, building  supplies. Write for complete  catalog. Vancouver Sawmills  Limited, 1111 E- 77th. Avenue,  Vancouver  12, B.C. itn  and Du Barry cosmetics,  Revlon lipsticks with Futur"  amic cases: Ifully-i'^-.-qiiatefie^,  G and S SALES, SERVICE  Agents  For  Propane Gas  Combination Gas Ranges  Sales  and Installations  Free Estimates  Electric and Gas Hot Plate.  FURNITURE  1 LINOLEUMS  Phone 3 Secheli  B.L.  COPE  Auditor  and  Accountant  Fifty Years' Experience.  -   Roberts Creek, B.C.  Phone, Gibscns 22C  HILL'S   MACHINE    SHOP  Mobilized Welding  Welding Anywhere ��� Anytime  Expert    Tradesmen  Precision    Maqhinisls  Phone 54 Residence  152  BECK & DAVIS  ELECTRICAL  CONTRACTORS  Industrial,  Commercial   and  Residential Wiring & Repairs  Electrical  Heating   Installed  Anywhere on the Peninsula  Repairs to  AH Electrical Appliances  Free  Estimates  Gladly  Given  ^    Phone Sechelt 69W  ,  LET US HJ&P YOU  PLAN NOW  and certified cosmeticians to . For your Construction Needs  serve you at-all times. Lang3  ' All types of  Drug Stores,    Sechelt   and   BUILDING or ALTERATIONS  Gibsons. and LIGHT GRADING  ������ ������  X' ������   -   ���     ��� ���-        - ��� ������    Smith St Peterson Construction  DIRECTORY ?*���28-e5 o**aoaGibso*9  ^���^iM****^*���*^^ LIFE INSURANCE  GIBSONS Continental Life  BUILDING    SUPPLIES Insurance  Company  LTD. LORNE BLAIN, Agent  "WE   CARRY   THE   STOCK" Box 188            Phone 82G  Phone Gibsons 53 Gibsons  Oct. 26: Gibsons United church  Hall, Tea an^i Bazaar by the  L�� A. to Canadian Legion  109.  Oct. 26: Roberts Creek Legion  hail, 8 pm, Can. Legion  wihist drive.  Nov. 2nd. Parish HaU, St.  Bartholomew_'s Christmas Bazaar.  Oct. 27 Roberts Creek Hall.  Floor Show, Dance. 8 "p.m,.  Nov. 2:   Flying up  ceremony  Guides and Brownies, Gibsons  (School Hall, 8 p.m.  Nov. 5:    Gibsons    L.A.    to  iGuides   aind   Brownies   meet  at Mrs. Charman's home 8 p.m.  Nov. 9:  Gibsons School Hall,  Order Eastern Star, bazaar  and'tea 2 to 4.30,  Nov. 13: Roberts   Creek   Improvement association   monthly meeting, 8 o'clock, Legion hall.  Nov.   15   Fall Tea and Bazaar. Selma Park Community  -Hall.,2.30'p.m.  -Nov. 15: Bazaar and tea. United  Church, Wilson Creek Community Hall, 2 p.m.  Nov. 17: Parish   Hall. 2    pm,  W.I. Bazaar.  Nov. 22, at the United Church  Hall      Headlands      service  Club tea.  This week's special: Water  front cottage Gower Point only $4200  Harold Wilson  Totem Realty  Phone  Gibsons  44  evenings 147  COAL  FiRELOGS  BRIQUETTES  ORDER NOW FROM  VANCOUVER-GIBSONS FREIGHT LiNES  PHONE GIBSONS 50Q  NOTICE  TO CONTRACTORS  Tenders are invited for the transportation of children living  in ihe Egmont area to the Egmont School each school day for ihef  period January 7, 1957 to June 30, 1957.  Tenderer must provide a suitable boat, adequately equipped,  and must provide liability insurance coverage ih the amount of  $10,000/100,000.  Tenders will be received till 9 a.m. on Monday. November  12, 1956. Forms of tender may be obtained from the School  Board Office or the School Representative at Egmont.  The lowest or any tender will not necessarily be accepted  The Board of School Trustees  School District No. 46  (Sechelt)  SPECIALS  AT SELMA   PARK  STORE  Halloween  Candy  For Hungry     Ghosts  STRIP SUCKERS 25d      si"P WEINERS ,33c ">.  HALLOWE'EN KISSES 35c P^s' GROUND BEEF 47C| ��>���  MARSHMALLOWS 35c P^9 MACINTOSH APPLES 3 1^35C  Look for these Specials while doing your regular shopping  you  can t come in  -  Phone us  -  Sechelt  76  WE DELIVER  SE LMA PARK STORE  0 n  CONGRA TULA TIONS,  B.C. ELECTRIC  ON YOUR COMPLETION OF THE  CHEEKYE - POWELL RIVER  EXTENSION  PENINSULA CONTRACTORS LT!  Industrial  &  Commercial  Construction  'B  :Oy TAYLOR, SECHELT  BUSINESS  SECHELT   117  RESIDENCE SECHELT 12 i$   Coast News, Oct 25, 1956  i.-*.\.m   *;  PART 12  BY MRS. G. McNUTT  We have described how, after  the last war, the Queen Charlotte Fishing Company became  owners of the Hatashita Store  with Jack Parry in charge.  Later on George Binder ran the  store for them. Then they decided to sell and in fairly rapid  succession came the Warmans  from Vancouver and the Gills  Coleman  Oil Heaters  in 2 ToneiColors  AH Sizes  Prices from $69.95 up  Come  in  and See the Coleman  Gibsons Hardware, Ltd.  y    ;;: PHONE;33   GIBSONS B.C.  IRENE'S  PRE - CHRISTMAS  LOVELY FALL ipi^ESy���r:���     -  Long- or Short sleeves, for Afternoon or Evening  ��OME PARTY & EVENING DRESSES IN THE LOT  " ���- Sizes 12 to 44'     -  ONE PRICE: $12.95  ONE WEEK ONLY, OCT. 25 to 31  imw DRESS SHOP  Phone 35R  HBHBaHBHl  GIBSONS  COMING  SAT. OCT. 27 at  Roberts Creek Hall  Taller ��'Shea's  Pistol Packin' Rytfom  Presenting  a  Big  STAGE SHOW  STARTING AT 8.30 P.  ew  Surprising  Acts  &  Artistry  with  the  Mad  Marshall s  own  Deputy  Rounding  up  a  good  Show  for  al  follows, starting at  from Chemainus, and then Angus Lutz bought the business.  Lutz made.a lot of alterations  and improvements arid introduced a self-serve system. The  Union Oil Company, now B.A.  Oil, erected three.: large fuel  oil tanks ori the hill" behind the  store and built a pile-driven  dock to replace some' ofy the  floats in front of the store. Mr  Lutz kept up the remaining  floats.  ' Mr Imer Beamish still had his  small floating post office there  and'. the Marine Express Company were sending the ��� Jervis  Express with' the mail'; and  freight at least once, 'a week.  The Western'.. Fishing Company  also maintained a fish buying  scow.        -       _ .'-]'] ..".'  With the Japanese ceasing to  control the fish-buyirig business, a - Fishermen's Co-operative Association was formed in  Vancouver and soon had.a number of fishermen locally organized and looking for a .place  to locate a fish-buyirig scow and  floats.  They found a stretch of shore,  part of the old Point's property,  at Secret Bay still in government hands. This was at the  head of the bay and west of the  creek ���running from Waugh  Lake. They applied for and got  about seven acres of land together with the foreshore and  soon installed . a scow,' floats  arid a cabin for the buyer on  shore.  The L.M.N. (Lpngacre, Moore  and Netifeld) Logging Company  had   acquired   some  timber  in  the vicinity and requested that  they be allowed to place their  buildings  on the  property.   In  return for  this they promised  to level off as much of the property   as   possible.   This   was  agreed   to   and   the   company  stuck to the agreement although..  they span found out that they  could not get as much timber.  as they e3Cpected7     7 '  Not long after they moved  across to the north side at the  east end of the Rapidf at Earl's  Creek. They re-opened the road  built by John Wray in 1914  to- by-pass the Rapids|4|id: built,  a dock at the west erid:for the  express to call in. This fronted  the old George Wray property,  bought on the; death of Mrs^  Wray by Bill Howard. Mrs  Wray is buried on the property.  The fishing co-op decided to  carry supplies for the fishermen but later talked the people  into a Consumer's Co-operative.  With the help of a loan from  .the Fishermen's Co-op and  volunteer labor a small store  was built at the head of the  floats, also a small house for  the manager.  Several local, men had a go  at running the store but the  share holders were not satisfied with the operation and decided, to get an outsider. The'  Wholesale Co-operative in Vancouver recommended Percy  Crowe-Swords who came from  Lasquetti Island to take over.  Angus Lutz had been trying  to get the government to take  over the up-keep of his floats  because, as he said, they were  used by-the public. While he  was negotiating the Co-op petitioned the government for a  dock 'in front of their store.  The government decided in favor of the Co-op and built a  large float and dock right by  their store, leaving Mr Lutz to  maintain his own floats. The  Oil Company of course kept up  their . installations. Then Home  Oil set up near the Co-op.  It appears to be taken for  granted that the presence of a  post office brings business to  a store on. mail days. With this  idea in mind Mr Crowe-Swords  persuaded the Consumer's Coop to allow a lean-to to be built  onto the store and equipped as  a post office. Then a tug-of-war  Wife Preservers  S��@��tC^3s^��K2IuBS<3!!BI  mm  ,    Add chopped raisins and walnuts to,  ,part of the seven-minute frosting (home-  taade or packaged) and use it as a filling'  for a layer cake, then spread the remainder of the frosting over the lop and sides!  started with Lutz trying to keep  it where it was on the north  side and Crowe-Swords trying  to get Tit over to that side.  The "postal authorities must  have received a deluge of letters. They finally7wrote,to Mr  Beamish and requested hixn to  move his post office to ^Secret  Bay as they had been .informed  that the majority of the people  lived   there. 7  Mr Beamish replied that, as  he was getting oh in years and  (had only an open put-put boat  for transportation, he would be  unable to meet this request because, it would require crossing  the water twice a day in all  weathers, No one could be persuaded to take his job. SoT^frs  Crowe-Swords became postmistress. The postal authorities  informed the people of Egmont  that this was positively the last  time the post office would be  moved.  In the light of what transpired several months later the  postal authorities asked Mr  Beamish to reconsider but he  replied that he was no longer  interested so Mrs Crowe-  Swords continued with the job  end Mrs Jean Jeffery was made  assistant. . \  The one room school on the  property donated by William  Griffith Sr was becoming old-  and over-crowded so a new  school was in order. The School  Board requested arid received  a large '"��� piece of land on: the  western part of the Co-op pro- This road allowance ran doym~  perty. At the same^ Tkinie, and past the store "to the head bf  leaving aroad yaUowahce ber the dock. , ,...  tween^ an acre was set aside be- Of the builcling of the new  tween the school site and the school and what befell the Co-  creek   for   a   community   hall, op I shall tell later.           G.UL  :���*>-���-.' s.y.  oiir Customers,  We are Also Growing with the  f y   Developing Community  We Congratulate B.C. Electric  on their Expansion and Ihe  Completion of;the New  xxxx. x.a  aa. . yx ���    ��� ���     "    ��� yy  .��� ..,.,.  Powell  River   Power L  ���. vw  me  .^ifUOOA.     ifS'jV,-  , G;    'ZfttjL  ���IvzCZ     te!irn&. -,H  :-��     ?s...  Seehelt Building Supplies  Phone 60-Q Sechelt  ��__aa_���������� rariHiHi  JOHN J. DUNKIN  Doctor of Optometry  908 Birks Building  VANCOUVER, B.C:  ft  Get Pep, Vim; Fee! Younger  Thousands of couples are weak, worn-out, exhausted just because body lucks Iron. For new  younger. feeling after 40, try Ostrex Tonic  Tablets. Contain iron for pep; supplement  doses vitamin Bi. "Get-acquainted" size costo  little. Be wise, get pep, new health, ��!��>'��*  thrifty way. Try Ostrex today. At. all druggists.  GIBSONS ELECTRIC, too,  Keeps up with Progress!  B. C. Electric Company*s  EXPANSION in Building ih��  Powell Riyer Power Line  finds us READY with T  MODERN ELECTglC SERVICE  RESIDENTIAL    COMMERCIAL    INDUSTRIAL  Everything from .  LIGHT BULBS to.ELECTHONICS  If It's ELECTRIC - It's  GIBSONS ELECTRIC  PHONE  GIBSONS   130  wnmnwi  nwtrmnmnwlimtnmwm ������ . _������ imwiwmntww wm  .^v^,BiiB*tn:Stiw^Hft:'^Iin^ Parker  are  pleased to  Congratulate B.C. Electric  On  This  New  Progressive  Step  In   Completing  the  Cheekye - Powell River  Power Line  Parker  &   Sim  Electric   Ltd.  Commercial & Industrial Wiring. Electric Heating  Free Estimates Cheerfully Supplied  BECK & DAVIS  Electrical Contractors at Sechelt  CONGRATULATIONS  7't,T To./  ELECTRIC COMPANY  on the completion of their  and on their .Program of Expansion in  a Fast-growing Territory Coast News, Oct. 25,  1956   ��?  \ % \v  New 100-mile B.C. Electric  Mainland power to Powell  and the communities on  line transmits Lower  River, Texada Island  Howe Sound and the  :.��Xil:AAii,     . :"JUA  *<  During, the past 12 months engineers, linemen  and loggers hav'e been clearing trees, erecting  poles and stringing :wire for a transmission line  through the rugged coastal terrain between Cheekye Substation, north of Squamish, and Powell  Rive*: '.-..'        '��� v-..-;  Today, 60,000 kilowatts flow through the line.  That means Lower Mainland power resources now  are shared by Powell River, Gibsons and other areas for a hundred miles upcoast from Cheekye.  Now, plenty of electricity is available ��� at mainland rates ��� for continued expansion of industry  and population in this important section of British  Columbia. _  n  ... i  The completion of this line presented some in-  teresting problems which resulted in spanning  Jervis Inlet by one of the world's longest overhead!  powerline crossings. The towers support cables  extending 10,000 feet. Another crossing ��� 6,500  feet long ������ was built over Agamemnon Channel.  Completing the line also involved laying a submarine cable across Malaspina Strait to serve in-  ; dustries on Texada Island. Power for the new circuit comes from Cheekye Substation north of  Sfiiamish  Cheekye receives energy from Bridge River  and Seton Generating Stations. Next year Cheakamus Generating Station will be in service, pro^  viding an alternate source of supply.  V��      EL LI  s 10 Coast News, Oct. 25, 1956 star games bowled fay the Peninsula Teen League last week  were: Carolyn Gilbertson 268,;  Bruce Redman 246, and Doris  Solnik 211. Star games for the  other leagues were: Sechelt  Indies, Nancy Jaeger 280; Gibsons Mixed, John Solnik 299  Peninsula   Commercial,    Lola  BY   ELSIE  JOHNSON  Bowlers of the teen-age  league are to be congratulated  on their   good gatmes.   TOiree  Going to Vancouver?  1, 2, 3. or  4   Room  Suites  Electric  kitchens  Maid  service  Block  from  shopping  Here is a home aWay front home. If you  want to be close toi Stanley Park, English  Bay, and City Centre, hese are the places to  slay. Modern, fully furnished . Write for  rates: Daily, Weekly, Monthly. leal accomodation   for   faaniy.   Bus   service at corner.  BEACH LODGE  1080  Gilford St., PA 7613  Maxine  Apartment  Hotel  1215 BidwelL St., MArine 1951  Caldwell 279; Ball and Chain,  Allan Chester 278.  High scores for 'Oct. 13 to  20 week:  Sechelt Ladies: .High three  Lola Caldwell 629; high single, Nancy Jaeger 280; high  team three, Totems 2599; high  team single, Totems 957.  Gibsons Mixed: Women's  high three, Joyce Connor 640  women's high single, Joyce  Connor 255; men's high three  :John Solnik and Bill Swallow tied with 666; men's high  single, John Solnik 299; team  high, three, Miribiiia 2769;  team high single Mirabilio  950.  Peninsula Teen: Girl's high  three, Carolyn Gilbertson 604;  girl's high single Carolyn Gilbertson 268; boy's high three  Bruce Redman 660; tioy's high  single, Bruce Redman 246;  team high������ three; Gutter Rats.  2000; team high single, Penny  Loafers 747.  (Pender Harbour: Women's  high three, Iris Hart 548; w<*  jmen's high single, Beverly  BuBois 222; men's hogh three,  Joe FeMes 666; men's high  single, Al Martin 247; team  high three Strikems 2522; team  high single, Strikems 971.-  Peninsula Commercial: Women's high three, Kathy Coe  629; women's high single, Lola  Caldwell 279; men's high three  For Guaranteed  Watch and Jewelry  . Repairs  CHRIS'S  JEWELERS  Work  done  on  the  Premises  WE BUY OLD GOLD'  Phone 96 Sechelt  ^SF3  tmmma  m  Sam   MacKenzie   644;   men's  <high   single, i ^.ill   Ooles; 252;  team high three -Peninsula  Contractors 2739; Jteam high  single, Peninsula Contractors  M094. ,y. A.';.  Port Mellon: Women's high  three, Bea Preiss 550; women's  high single, Bea Preiss 243  ���men's high three, Ed Sherman  603; men's high single, Ed  Sherman 252; "team high three,  Dare Devils 2478; team high  single, pare Devils 882.  , Sechelt Sports Club: Wo-  men's high three, Harriett Duffy 577; women's high single,  ���Harriett Duffy 226; men's high  three , Chic Moorehouse 647;  men's high single, Dave Flum-  erfelt 272; team high three,  Holey Rollers 2690; team  high single Blue Devils 1007.  Ball and Chain; Women's  high    three,,    Edith    Chester  ���-" fflfr���~~~^^~-"-r*jglj.-~--~~-*~f<t&~~-^-~  490; women's high single, Edith Chester215; men's high  three, Charlie Lunny 649;  men's high single,. A^ary Ches-  er 578; team high three, Misfortunes 2321; team high single  Winners 828.  Don't   forget   to   read   The  Coast News Classified.  PRICES EFFECTIVE  THURSDAY OCT 25  TO  TUESDAY OCT. 30  PEAS assorted - choice  PEACHES - halves - choice  DELTA  RED  & WHITE  15 ox.  PARKAV  2 lb.  family  4for49c  2 for 41c  2 lbs for 65c  LONG GRAIN  15 ox.  RICE  MEAT BALLS  Kedlunds  16 bs.  NABOB  POEM  SWIFTS  51b  bags       Ogjfjn  2 tins for 48c  1 lb.  ���������   I*?  lb $1.15  12 <ME.  tins  ea. 35c  MILK  CARNATIOH  *all  tins  ea.  AUNT JEMIMA  20 os. pkg.  15 oz 4 for 45c  HALLOWEEN Candy      Kisses   4��c^  SUCKERS 72     69c      ROASTED Peanuts ^ 25c  PANCAKE FLOUR  BikiEAT  BUTTERMILK Pancake Flour & v  .ii'  AUNT JEMIMA    20 6*. pkg.   gda  ea.  23c  SALTINES  BLEACH  WESTONS  PERFEX  10 o*. pkg^  64 os.  ea. 29c  ea.  l^AAA  3 lb. tin  .each $1.09  large size .._.. each 44 c  large size _______ each 39c  EATS  PURE PORK SAUSAGE  T-BONE STEAKS  SIRLOIN TIP ROASTS  BOLOGNA SLICED  OR PIECE  45c  lb 79c  lb 75c  lb 27c  Fruits and Vegetables  POTATOES Hi-Test 25 lb hag 89c  CELERY BC. Firm l|9c  CABBABE Firm Heads 16c  APPLES Mc Reds '��� Junior Box Fey   $2.39  CIGARETTES  Popular Brands  $2.95T: ��� xM  PHONE 26  SECHELT

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