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Array Published in   Gibsons, T'B.  C,  Volume 11/Number 13.   ;,  -March 28, 1957.      " T  r  a 9  *C��  Serving She Growing  Sunshine Coast  Ameetingwas held in the     ing    more   difficult    \o   sign  Community, Hall ���. at Wilson  Creek Ton St-TPatrick's Day to  re-organize tlie Mid-Peninsula  Soft Ball-league for the coming- season.: ;Planis were laid  for this launching of a four  team league instead of the usual :siSc team, affair. -  'A schedule has been issued  to, the teams concernedi, and  it is expected to bring together,,  the Gibsons Firemen-at Wilson  Creek and the.''Moscrip aggregation from Sechelt, at -Port  Mellon, for the opening games  Sunday, May 19, the time to be  arranged by the -respective  managers:  Up to the present the new  schedule will go through to  the first week in August; then,  it is "expected, the teams will  participate in the Osborne  Trophy play-offs which should  be completed in time to enable, the league winners to prepare for ihe trip across the  water and the provincial-playoffs.  Pender Harbour, which has  dfropped out had difficulty during the past two seasons in  collecting the players from the  scattered, points quite a few  miles from the concentration  area. This resulted - in a late  start on the journey to the various grounds. It" is also becorti-  ����i4m**W���� ���i��� ������������. ' - �����     >.��� ���-...   .������...���  Recreation  convention  R.R. Maitland, chairman of  the board of parks and public  recreation, will open the 10th  Pacific Northwest District Recreation conference, April 8th at*  the Hotel Georgia.  ..  Capt. and Mrs-f S.-Dawe, of  Sechelt will attend the confer  enough players to ensure the  ���management of... suitable sub  stitutes apparently. 7 The Mer  chants club has apparently  disintegrated V at least no word  has been received regarding  their future status as a team.  Players from  both Of. these  teams  will, be found  on the  rosters Pf any of the remain-  -  inig   four    clubs. 7 This   fact,)  along   with 7 the 7 abolition   of  many miles of travel would in-  .  dicate an increase in fan sup- .  port   through   definite   times  and    dates    along    with    the'  strengthening^ of  the  remaining teams in the league.  A meeting of the managers  will be held in Gibsons on Friday evening commencing at 8  p.m;. March 29. Managers are  urged t<? attend or send} a substitute with authority to speak  for the team.  Area  grows  Growth of population along  the Sunshine Coast is reflected  in  figures  announced by the  B.C. Telephones in its company*  magazine issued recently.  The latest issue shows there  are now 1,218 phones in use  Harbour, Sechelt and Gibsons,  in the three circuits, Pender  At Jan. 1, 1955 there were 800  which shows an increase of 400  phones in-two year/g.- ~ -    - -    - -  Here are the figures for the  150. Sechelt 1955, 284 ,and  bour 1955, 58 phones;' 1957,  respective points: Pender Har-  1957, 422; Gibsons 1955,-458  and 1957, 646.  ��� According to unofficial sour-  ence. The ihre^lay conference ?<*; the brildfe rtmulred tel-  Vt��)I be heldftor the nhstt^me phones as, sbJi Ueayy. Re-  jTv. V ..'-^ **-..�� ... - *-���... .    .,_.     -quests, m recent months  Canvassers on  fast leg of drive  ta of $335,000 and Victoria,  with $35,000 has reached 44%.  Other B.C. centres reporting  good progress include; (quota  figures in brackets) Chilliwack $7,116 ($10,000); 'Pentic-  fon $5,000 ($8,400); West Vancouver $6,905 ($11,500); Kelowna $4,750 ($11,200)- Nelson  $2,400 ($7,500); North Vancdttv.  ver $3,793 ($13,000); North  Burnaby $3,008 ($3,300); Chemainus $1,380 ($2,350); <>Lady:  smith $640.00'($1,300); White  flock $1,400 ($2,500).  Here is the. huge, cheque photographed at the last meeting  of the. Kinsmen club showing  the. amount of money, $1,750,  collected by the Mother's  March for Polio. Holding tlie  cheque on the left is Wally  Peterson, president of the club  and on the other side is Gary  Murdoch," vice-president. Bill  Laing was chairman of the successful drive. The photo was  taken by George Hunter, also  a Kinsman.  Recreation,' Vancouver,  About. 5(H)V delegates frbm  Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Alberta and British  Columbia will spend three days  of intensive meetings.  Joseph Prendergast, executive director1 of the National  Recreation association, from  New York will .speak on "New  Dimensions in. Recreation."  Roberts Creek  selects park  A public meeting of Roberts  Creek Centennial committee  ���held recently selected a project for -the Centennial year.  The meeting was well .attehdf-.  ed.  There were two projects offered. The Recreation Park  committee proposed a recreation park and the Community  Hall board proposed a room in  the basement of the Community Hall to be used as a- reading room and library, also; for  small gatherings.  -��� A ballot resulted In 22 votes  fpr the park and 15 for the hall  room.       -��� " ���  Credit Union  names officers  At a recent meeting of the  Roberts t Creek Credit Union  the following'officers were elected: President, Harry Sawyer. Sechelt; vice ��� president,  Mrs. Ray Kolterman, Half-"  ���moon Bay.  Directors: W.D. Scott,< Gibsons; A.G. Andrews, Roberts  Creek and John G. Warn, Roberts Creek.  Credit committee: W.J.  Mayne, chairman, Sechelt;  R.L. Nygren, Gibsons;" W.W.  Wright, WiteoftCreek and O.B."  Hardy, Gibsons.       ,  Supervisory committee: R.B.  Kent, chairman. Sechelt; Mrs.  ^.E. Johnson. Roberts Creek  and Pave M- Wilson, Sechelt.  Secretary treasurer: Harry  Lincoln, Roberts Creek.  The Red Cross drive at var-.  ious* points along the Sunshine Coast is progressing favorably and points reporting  have revealed they are well  on their way- to gaining their  objective,'  Gibsons, with the largest objective is more than two-thirds  on its ,wa,yr having passed' the..  $400 mark of tho $600^ sought;  Edward Henniker. Bank of  Montreal manager and campaign chairman reports.  .  Mrs.  Katherine F.  Funnell  chairman of the annual cam.-  paign for   the Roberts Creek.;,  Red  Cross  committee reportsy  that up to date'the collections  are coming along well, having  reached $218', with" six districts , -'  still to be'heard from*' ,        * *t  Thefollowmg la^es.are ge^ 7^In lffn ^rs  0*Leary.-s cow  erously donatingJJeir hrne toj d  this work: Mrs. Rose Benu?&L ^ ��� gd �� fk; which left", fo 000-     .  Mrs. Bernh9f, Mrs. BvL^Cope,^-X  f.',.        , d   crPated     j -  Mrs.   Jafck  Gibb,  Mr& . Claraf'^SSJ1^^ ,���,m������^- Pty>n w^ correct or not.    If  George Mould, Mrsr Fred. Oak-     arQund ^our   houge *y0u  ^  Firemen  ask help  criticized  Editor:TLast xhonth you published a news item*stating that  the local Indian bandi-was,hold-  .ing a protest meeting to taker  action against a resolution they  thought had been passed by  the Sechelt Peninsula Rod and  Gun Club asking for closure  of . the Sechelt Inlet to commercial fishing. The club members' think' you shbuld' have  found .out whether the assum-  P.O. hours  7-Ty, ,, .PRESENTATION; -,..���*���'������.  6n Friday last Mr, and Mrs.  Wheeler of Granthams 'Landing were presented with a  handsome travelling clock  from the Grenthams Community Club. The Wheelers sail  on April 16 for a summer in  ' England;  THE  Starting March 29 'when the  ferry service changes mail will  arrive in Gibsons from Vancou-  -General   deliver^ ^  ready at approximately*'10.15   ^HalL was gaily decorated with  ley,  Miss  Smea'ds,   and   Mrs.  -Dorothy Townley. 7  With .only 35 out of 118 British Columbia Red Cross chair-  s men reporting, the 1957" fund  drive reached a total of $235,-  696 Thursday evening. Tnis is  33% of tlie B.C. quota of  $712,,30G  "This^is $50,000 more than  we had received at the same  period last year and we are  very pleased," stated Col. W.G.  Swan^ B.C. campaign - chairman. "We1 are very conscious  both of the wonderful support  given us by1 the public and the  hard work and enthusiasm of  the       individual     canvassers  ��� -working under their campaign  chairmen."  Vancouver has reportedi  $130,000 about 40% of its quo-  MAY DAY MEETING  Sechelt's 1957 May Day committee met in the elementary  School and discussed plans for  the event set for "May 20,'Tues.  Maireh 19. Mr. George Page is  chairman of the committee  with Mrs. Pearl McKenzie as  secretary and Mrs. Jack Redman treasurer.  The next meeting will be  held in the school on Tuesday,  April 2nd at 7:30 p.m.  find there   are numerous objects, which can start a fire.  Your Volunteer Fire Brigade  canpot control a fire stsrting-  but they can prevent it spreading and eventually extinguish  it without loss to your property. Since April 1952 the Sechelt Volunteer Fire Brigade  has attended 77 fires and "of  these only four suffered total  'loss. This is a pretty good  record.  The firemen now require  help raising funds outsidte the  incorporated area of Sechelt  as the response to letters requesting such aid was poor..  The funds are required for ihe  purchase of new equipment  and completing construction  of the new Fire HaU as well  as normal operating expenses,  members of the Fire Brigade  will   call upon  yoxi and trust  On April 8tix, 9th, and 10th,  you will, be as generous as your  circumstances allow. The area  to be canvassed is Wilson  Creek, West Sechelt and Porpoise; Bay outsidfe the Incorporated Village of Sechelt. .  7 All books and records of  tlie Brigade are audited annually by an independent auditor  whose report is forwarded to  TVictoria.  ...  an: the matter---ufa commercial  fishing in. Sechelt Inlet and  that the type of resolution the  Club had Tdiscussedi diealtTwitli  asking for' the exciusidri of  only seine boats from tlie area..  As a result of Tthe article :  having been presented as it  ; was, the Club received some  severe criticism. People naturally thought it indicated  that the Club members wished:  to deprive the local fishermen  of their means of livelihood to  the benefit of sport fishing. In  reality, the -proposed resolution would have given "the lo:   cal trawlers protection they  have never had. -      ���  The Club would like the  'matter cleared up in your paper and7respectfully asl? that  the true facts ,be determined  before incorrect information  detrimental to the Club's good  name be published;.  Wm. Rankin,  Secretary Treas.  Three photos depicting life  in Sechelt in the early days  were presented to the Sechelt  Village Commission at its last  meeting by Mr. and Mrs. F.  French. They were gratefully-  accepted by Mrs. Christina  Johnston, chairman of the Village Commission and will be  placed/ in Sechelt Village archives.  One depicts a 1904 scene of  the region in vicinity of the  Catholic Church. * Another  shows an aged Indian couple^  the woman being 10'4 and the  man 100 years old. The third:  was a picture showing the old  residential school which was  destroyed' by fire about 191&  Accounts totalling $118,118  were passed and a building  permit covering a $12,��0ft  home was granted Toynbee  Construction company. ��� J.  ���  The commission also coifc-  sented to allow Robert Rigler,  the garbage collector, to turn  the unexpired portion of. hi��  year's operation over to Sidney  Waters starting April 1. Mjs,  Rigler. has found it necessary  tSi retire from this occupatioiii, v  The old firehall wiil be available to Jo�� Benner' to use as  a warehouse until June'30. '  F. Utting was granted a &���  cense7to operate a confectioifr-  ary store next to Anne's FlowerShop,  ���,       V-        :;.������*. X  PTAr plans  Aprilb  azaar  Editor's note: The Coast  News can hardly be held responsible for the manner : ill -.  which organizations view the*-  actions of other organizations.  However we gladly publish  this letter in the hopes that the  Band will take note of it and  act accordingly.  N  o winner  am.  Outgoing Thiail will cios$ at  1.30 p.m.  This annoin^ementY  is made byPbstmaster J. Mar-  ;shall., .���X:-X-XXX/ 'ZXy:XX y.XA  Us0 Easter'.' Seals XZxx  shahirocks and spring flowers  for the; second, annual St; Pat-  Wck's Day l*ea sponsored by  the Group Committee an<i LA.  ytQ  raiseTfunds for the Scouts  ���= and   Guides.   Canon .Oswald,  Rev. Donaldson andi. Mr. C.B. -  yliayies   poured   tea- and   the:  ; ��� Group      Committee *'    served.  Among the guests  from   CJib-  * %onswere Mrs. iSawyer, Guide '  *'Commissioner and Mrs. Hauka,  captain,   First.��� Gibsons  Guide.  'Company;   -   yy; -y --*���'��� ���- ��� ������������  R.   Gill,   Group   Committee  chairman welcomed the guests,  and explained that many of  the Brownies were chicken-pox  victims and owing to the small  Scout Troop the moving up  ceremony had had to be sim-  plified.   The  Cubs with their  ���41 ���* circle around their Wolf ^^ ^ Pian��! sol�� "Whispering help them''unload the $45 Bin7  X.<-���}���*.%/?���'*��� ������'���$&& X- ��� ' "��� ': Leaves'^.' 'i'hy'' Gail" Greggain, ''go door prize'-^ijibh^has gone  tlead totem new by senior, six-     Dawn, Murhed  to  show  her     begging forJ|pttt��ny weeks the  leaders Mr. P. 9warry arl(3' Mr.  . G. Tiaylor  formed tlieir council  Head  ���"'er David Gant,   and repeated  the "laws of the; jungle..   They  -sang ''The Smoke Goes Up the  -=Chimrtey": before   Roger vEd-  ^lindsT. David Harris ^and Burk-  #iard Kerbis';*t00k their places  within the- circle and!were *pre-  Tsented ;to Canon O/swald  who  gave each a. waterproof match  ' box. for 'use on hikes, in :rec-  . pgnitioru. of,.tiheiryachieveanen^s  as Cubs! Canon Oswald wished  success^ to Port Mellon 3couts  and' ap|fealed'-to all to support  the Scout movement which  teaches the young generation  alertness, neatness, dependability and a reverence for God.  The Guides then sang camp-  fire songs followed by "Gall-  way Bay" sung by Sandra Peterson and Jean Mason accompanied by Mrs. E. Freer.  Janet  Swahsoii and Dawn Armstrong  Ticfonceci the. Highland Fling'and  Now is tlie time for all good  men and women to come to the  aid of the" Kiwanis Club  and  Dawn*, returned to show her  versatility in a tap'dance, and  Sandra and . Jean sang "My*  Bpnnie Lass." -..-.*.; ���.--; -���.   ���    '  Mf. Gill reminded-;the Gubs  and Scquts oi the competition  for.tne'best campfire or bird  house "and showed, them] the  Cub 'Hike tiag^and* Scout Rucksack "&hich wil] 'beTp^esepted  to the-Winners at''the'" Father  . an^TSan-BahqufeirM^ 2. ���'*.. X  Mrs. Greggain and Mrs. W.  Davis- in charge _ of tlie^hpmjs  "baking' sale, reported receipts  totalling $38. The Group Committee thanks everyone, especially , those who came from- ���  Gibsons for tlieir support  which enabled them to raise  $60 which will be divided between the Scouts, Cubs, Guides  ���and-.-- Brownies and usecf for  summer activities.  begging forT^^ny weeks the  officials in cHairge feel embar-  ��� i-assed.    No. .495   was   called  ;.'iast week and tlie number was  ...greeted .with dignifiedf silence  Vr no one claimed it."  .    The $50 four-corner competition is^ also hot these days, it  having' been almost won   during the last two or three weeks!  Bjngo is still he'ld in the school  T'hall Thursday night. '."''.'  AT CONFERENCE  Chief operators from 13 B.C.  telephone Company exchanges  attended a one-day. Lower  ��� Mainland district conference in  the company's headquarters  building in Vancouver.  Attending were Miss L. Kennedy, Gibsons, Mrs. M. Rankin,  Sechelt and Mrs. M. Smith,  Squamish.  The monthly meeting of the  ' Gibsons Landing Elementary  School PTA was held on Moit.  March 11. Mrs. Spencer, the  vicepresidtent, was in the chair  for the evening.  . >���. -Mrj3^$pei��cer was nominate*:  . as the 'officialdelegate to IKe*  PTA Convention in Vancouver-.  The PTA bazaar will-be hel��  on April 6 iri the School ha&.  With  everyone working toge-  x tlier it is hoped this, affair wrilfe  be a real success. Any contributions to the Fish Pond wiR  be greatly appreciated��� jys&  send any item of about a five  cent value to the school ���  comic books not wanted, please  . This year the proceeds of th��  bazaar w;ill provide the schoea  with a much needed) phones  .graph.     *:  ;���  The Grade Four class, Mrs.  MacMillen's room, was the hoa- .  or class for the evening*  .. An informative pr'ograi^i followed with the teachers' 6% ^e.  intermediate grades speaking.  They contrasted the preesiafc  day methods of teaching wiffe  oldrfashioned method^. H&r��  MacMillen summarized tlie  subject of Social Studies, Jfo.  Child gave an informative teafc  :on literature and Mr. Strachan  ^explained how Science ��  ���taught     in     the    elementary  !: School.  ^xt month the Resolutions*  of tlie PTA Convention wiB  be discussed in groups. Als��  a program is planned pf special interest to Gradb Six parents. Mr. Potter, principal o*  tlie High Schpol willspesk o&  the requirements of pupils entering High School.  27 ooys join  Scout group  With "the Cub-Scout movement only off tlie ground a  fortnight ago the first Pender  HaiTDour area' troop already  has 27 boys on the rolls, an*  more coming.   ��� ���  -  The ' first .regular' meeting  has been held and *a bof tie  derive for the financial help oS^  the boys is set to start Marcfc  30. All Pender Harbour axift .  district will be canvassed for  bottles.  Cubmaster Oliver Dubois announces that Ed Lowe, "a new  arrival in the Harbour, witk  many years experience in  Scouting work will assist tbe��-  troop. Regular meetings are  now set for 6.30 p.m.. Tuesdays-  in the Community Hall at Mar  deira Park. ��     :-   *��-���'-  Published by Sechelt Peninsula News Ltd.,  -^ every Thursday, at Gibsons, B.C.  v Box 228, Gibsons, B.C., Phone 45Q  FRED CRUICE, Editor and Publisher  Member Canadian Weekly Newspapers Association  and ihe B.C. division of C.W.N.A.  Member B.C. Weekly Newspapers y^dvertising Bureau  Vancouver office ��� 210 Dominion Bldg.,  Telephone PAcifio. 75577  .  Aaihorized Second Class Mail, Posi OfhcoTDepafiment. Ottawa.  Safes of Subscription: 12 mos., $2.50; 6 mos., $1.50; 3 mos., $1.00  ISfeiJed States and Foreign, $3.00 per' year. 5c per copy-  A LEASE FOR. Al  Village commissions of Sechelt and! Gibsons are faced  ysi&h the problem of passing what can be termed enabling legis-  ISsson.to allow them to jointly take part in a municipal airport  lEsaject.  The airport involved is the- one..^phinstdiiq'Aero club has'  sagggtied'.for and obtained^ It is one-and^-half.riiileis inland from  ^MSson Creek and on terrain surprising^ flat^ c^^iderii^ythe  ^Efflu&raljopography of tiie eoastline.- '  Municipalities are, by law, unable tp aj^me.resp6hsibaity  Mr anything beyond the confines of their im&ici^lh^  isaless it is covered by a special law wlw^ ap-.  gaaval. of the provincial department of ^ So  ftf&i&yallage commissions will have to 'g��0$geM&i'. tPj3s^a^i&  Ss^b^iaiW' to allow them to participate5 in the^^acq^iiio^ of the  adrgorf for this area. y ���.  , ,&& this leads to a more important point, that of granting  ^ific^Sero club the necesary permit to operate the airfield. There  appear to< lie differing thoughts about this. Some of those inter-  42Stfer3;7 have expressed the idea that a long term lease should be  pantedand others are pulling for a short term, lease. Those fa-  <roamgj;th�� long term lease argue that a five year period would  ifcfci&life to give the club a greater feeling of security arid allow  3&. let plan further ahead on its project. Those favbring the.short  iermTlease are more concerned with human, frailty and view the  jpossibilify of changing members, through pebple leaving the area  ss^iLehange inthepresiding, officers arid, feel the shorter lease,  5��^a#! ttw�� years wpuM be a better safeguard for municipal  Huihotzjfigs,  ,v (Both ddesp^the argupient have points in tlieir favor but  ^��.|^tength of! the lease, ^lould have any effect on operations  adt'ti^lSeyb' clyb ;6r the. airport is not. quite clear. A lpngterin  .abase. bi^ild:Iead tp somnolence. A short term lease could mrijreT  lifefdyjteep. the club on its toes and keep the project moving.  iBSuggserthe municipal authorities concerned in Gibsons ahd.  Sacha&lt will have the. last word so perhaps the matter ahduld be:  .3sf��tte fihe wisdoin of ���the village commissioners and) members  *>Z Ike Aero club. They should be aible to iron out a satisfactory  ffeoa of lease. . -.    -��� y -   7- .*;���-: -j, Ul .;. ��� j/. 7' V:^*-j  xXXS^Sometime we have strived to classify the peciiliar ac-  fouas;- of Canada's two "Social Credit'7goveri^  ���Sfeat|si to pay back the taxpayers money they shouldi noC, have  ^kikLin^tliefirs^ place. .TT'-T'T Z'r- ...: XZ'ZyZ^. ,:  :.;-, B& may be that wehaye. 4iscpvered ttie correct clcisaifiQa-  itoimwa.&i% is "financial gobbledegook.'^TThe e^res^?^!??^1^^:  ggaeifc: is American and aroste froiri. the; ii?ept.rway:. ini:]w^lx; soime  government, officials could say a lot and mean just nothing. V  It the* intention of -fh^v^l^rt��t'Sz^':-:��i.C. governments wasT  sioKEmr-pQeeane could go along with it but the purity of1 the esffprt  aeHrfains. considerable that legyes it open to' siui^icion: The^ie^r-,  ai election^^ appears to b&' the target. If any voters aire willing* tp  ^eff.theirTOte^for; a measly $28 in British Columbia:~~ watch out  Ifemfi: cost a'gyeat de^T^pre than'^ <      7  7 ;. TPteiriier; 13erinett is continually lambias^ing viederal ariti-  i&SSation poiie^s.;He icoiild do a great dealmore iri-^lambiastij^  Sa^ofBzn. pohciesy But thatTis nipt cricket -r���as played bySociSilS  ^XsadfesRs*. Ple-iri-the^ky 'is always iriflatibriairy. 'yy 7 y ;��� -  M. iooksyas.; though the, very tiling Premier. Dennett does  3t��st Eke in Ottawa is what he loves in British Columbia. It just  sifeesnot make sense. X'X- "77 ���  egislature  3Y TONY GARGRAVE MLA  Wesley Black,. Minister of  'aaunaeipalities,; recently iritr o-  (iaceri: Bill 24, the new Munici-  &&Jiet. Mr. Black told tlie leg-  ;Mature it was over two years  :ar�� the making arid it;comolida-^',.-.  ���ad&Tnifetef 'other aS^Xc<mc&hing\  �����riRiages, niunicipaliiies,. muni-  1 ��ij^:.^Vti^s''anC^h<>p regula-  fdRSeofc*''-' Z"'y.A-X-' 77*7'  :' TR'e last coriipiete revision of  a&S-Set was iriiade in 1914, arid  ^t lias remained basically un-  tdhkhged   for   43   yearsv   The  aaew act is a recasting of scat>^  ^BK*d legiisation into a logical  ansa? more workable piece  of  SSrgtslation. "  The new act generalizes.  powers of .municipalities rather  l&an emphasizing partieular  ;*owers. It also widens~thi��:f*sai-  ^iise of muriicipailities' to in-  ���siade^ tenants and simplifies.  ajsaspepty qualifications: for  ���jocmcillbrs.  3^iirucipaliti.es may now. bor-  OT^Tm^erate sums without  >nolSdrig a referendum of ,tiie  Iiroperty owners. Villages now  ���Sav^-the same? powers as other  municipalities but: are liriiited  .-in. iheir borrowing to 10% of  i?8BB^sed property   values.  'Shere is a new category  ���called a 'town' which is inter-  oGaSsdaate be^eeji - * tife village  etodt _the municipality, and a  ���strengthening of the position of  ssaprbtv'^in'ent districts. Farm  Sarid of more* than two acres  '���^previously five acres) can be  taxed as farm land within the  saonieipality at a reduced rate.  The report of the governor  of the Bank of Canada was  transmitted recently to the  Minister of Finance. It recounts the work of the Bank  during 1956 and has much to  say about Canada's ecorioriiie  situation ���- inflation in partic-  ��� ular. While it is too compre-  lierisive to summarize here,, it  clarifies the causes of inflation,  and describes what has been  done. to resist it.  The report says that the current inflation was caused by  ���the attempt to buildl too many  new factories, schools, roads,  bridges, hospitals, utilities,  houses ��� "capital" facilities of  one kind or another ��� all at  one time. Capital expansion on  this scale cannot be achieved  all at on.ee because this, is be-  ^oridTthe capacity for existing  supplies of materials and manpower^ In the effort to, -achieve  it, competitiori for tliese existing supplies forced prices upi  iri one.way or another this  competition was largely re-,  sporisiijie for a'. rise. in the cPst  of living of 3% in the last seven mbriths of 1956. It also  sparked a tremendous increase.  'in iriiports from other countries. * '  The report says that if the  effort to expand,so quickly had  not been restrained* in some  way, prices would have risen  .xrioxfe^ and. more rapidly in the  charsietferistic pattern of inflation to foe followed by an in-  ievitJable aftermath of serious  dislocation and depression.  Capital expansion usually  calls for borrowing and the total borrowing that can .be done  is lilmtedl by the available isup-  ply of credit. While there was  a great increase in the amount  of credfit^available in 1956 the  Bank of Cairiada did not permit  bank credit to increase to the  point where everybody could  borrow all they wanted. The  competition for availably cred- 7  it forced interest rates to rise.  The limitations on the increase  in the supply of credit and the  growing cost of borrowing!  helped to moderate the rate of  total expenditure. ToT this extent the pressure on prices of  materials and seirvices was not  as great as it might have been.  At the.same time-the riseTin  interest rates acted to encourage saving rather than spending and this also helped to reduce the pressure on prices.  The report speaks of the problems created for many-by the  increased cost resulting from  competition to borrow money  ������ and sometimes the.difficulty ox borrowing all the money  that was wanted. It emphasizes that these problems ���- however trying-^- were,niuch less  serious' than those;'that would  be caxised, by the alternative of  an accelerating rise in the cost  of everything else tliroughout  the whole country. A willy-,  nilly increase, in the supply of  credit to meet all borrowing}  demands without 'an equal in-.  crease in available goods arid  services would shrink the purchasing power of, money faster  and faster, with all those least  able to endure the shrinkage  having the worst of it.  An increase in the supply of  credit at a time when all the  resources of the country were  producing at top capacity  would not of itself have increased production.  The report points out that  the Bank of Canada can only  restrain the .supply of bank  credit ��� it has no control over  For Guaranteed  Watch and Jewelry-  Repairs  CHR:iS'S   JEWELERS  Work  done  on  tke  Premise*  WE BUY OLD GOLD  Phone 96 Sechelt  the amount of cr&iiyiss&ed ityX  others such as finance comp  ies, retail stores, small loan  companies and! individual lend*;  ers. Up; toyripwT the Trestraint  exerciesd by the Bank of Canada on the groivth of bank  credit and the fact that the operations of the federal government have resulted in; a sizeable surplus constitute the onljr  influences working to oppose  inflation. Although we often  hear vague references to some**  thing called "federal credit  sources of the etaori etaoin et  credt at a time when all the  controls," no such controls or  systems of government credit  regulations exist. Nor is it  possible to have a special monetary policy for particular classes of borrowers, or industries,  or geographical areas. This  kind of selective action or dis-  , 2 Go^stiNe^:i*archT28^ 1957.  ���. 1 ���'���'��� y     Y   ., ��� "11 y ''   1 '   "1" -���:. .   i~*  crimination is beyond the scope  of monetary policy. !  X ^This governor's report is a  long oneTb^7its> message ^  Tplaini ���- nibderatiori today in  the rate of borrowing and.  spending ���^coupled with increased saving t��� is needled to  help maintain Canada's pros7  perity on _an even keel over a"  period of years. This is better  than allowing the "boom" to  grow at" an ever more hectic  pace and then end in sudden,  collapse.  Canadian Red Cross relief  supplies were iri Hungary withi  in hours after the outbreak of  disturbances. You were there  through your support of the  Canadian Red Cross.  ANNOUNCES  Change in Schedule  Effective March 29 1957  Between Vancouver and all points to Powell River to conform  W.s  with Black Ball Ferries new scheduled  These  Sciiedulesymay he seen at the Bus Depots in Sechelt,'  Powell River, Gibsons and Vancouver.  Any objections may be filed with tlie Public Utilities Con*-  mission, Motor Carriers' Branch, 1-740 West Georgia, Vancouver.   ' \ T.  Cectt Cl Lawrence,  SelcheltMotor Traiiiip^rl:  ��  ���- i  4 <W&<n  ^v*   '���-y^    -r  i *  The poll tax has teen eliminat-;  ed,,.;and the frontage tax  for  road   arid   sicfewalk   improvement has been revised.  Municipalities are now compelled to draw up and follow  at? annual budget as a manage-  ;t Themiiixi  giv^T'lpbwerx^\api��^p^pZ<^in'  anitte^s   to   jtdferiiriistef .^such  thirigs ���� pa*ks?��tir^  ditoriums,  but  these  cpriiriiitr*  tees are fully answerable to the  "Council.  Bill 24 does not become law  until July 1, and the gdyem-  nient has assured the legisla*:  ture that the act will toe reopened, ui the spring of- next  XyeB&tio ironout any difficulties  tliat i ananifest^&eiriiselves.  This.. particular municipal  bill also . spe^calljf exejripts,  '.'* private7 schools Zticoiik prc^r^jr  taxes. Concernifig &te particular concession; to private  schools, Robert Stratchan; (CCE*  Cowich^ti-Njewcastle) said that  he felt that, such a priiiciplfe  Should not be incorporated ih  the. Miunicipal Act.  "We feel that we liave the  best public school system iri  North. America. We think it  right andl proper that a parent,  should be able to send'his child  to a private school, but once  that decision has. been niade  tiie parent should pay the full  costs of such private tuition/'  he said.  Mr. Strachan . said that he  felt that the taxpayer in each  ���municipality should not be  asked to subsidize private  schools.  ��*���&&  A GENERAL MOTORS VAtUS  JFI^/r.......;..;......,...^...  ��� �� ��� ��� ��� f ����� <i��T?^'r5-fc-��-��"��-* �������������'  -Tkfe. more you ibok, tfet�� tmte you fled  in. Chevrolet^, that,other. ���ar�� just caa't  'tijo^iyf^  '^^^f^^tfx^^ few* Wtr.**^^  you're b^ca * *&a��^5��ie fijpwtilw long  ��� jen&i(tyX;y---^   ,  iM: 'iB��ei\ ]%jS' 'd^^;; faz*a^ZT$*.  f��'enda%,. Six ~ Cfc-sVyV fce*t-��e��ias  C^geraws tfe��t. %v�� aw^y ,a higher , w,. i-^ Chevy as eon?-to'buy as ftW&0if  powered &�� behind at fte slop  Chevy bring* you ��r< ad^c^^w^  'th��]fain^DS- easier: handling (f^t7jgc����,  it ^m^^M0^  youllaureiy like Canadk'* ��we��ts  ��a��i>^|i;.jmd sfttsy laYorite! Noihmg  co^ clo*��,m vslw~ Dorliiog comas;  ci^j'itt/s'^Mj,;.^) .c^aae <^,try��k&  price thc.c^.thrtt'&swoepwg thcco��in��  try, Th�� sooner you do, the <ooa��r 7014  too v^beahappy'57Clicvroletowa��l  S��fe your Ojevtolfft 6&!K-~fi%ss mli  c-*m>  viveiir month mc& im i��sir chjviou? was jnyioouc^, CAmmAmmy^im^^^iCHivnomsmmAm ommc^  YOUR     GENERAL     MOTORS     DEALER  Phone  Seciielt   10  Wilson  Creek EXPLANATION SOUGHT  I have just read for the sec-  "   dri'd    time    Peter " Fruchiori's  "Arctic   AdVenture";    an   ,ac-  .  count of experiences in Green-  , land) during a period .of about  25 years during the beginning  of this centuryT   Peter Fruch-  ���'. whZZa* T>ahewho married an  ' 'Eskimo wbnian)! arid has lived  most of ��his life iri Greenland,  - Endured almost unbelieveable  hardships rand appears to like  itTmbre than life in-his own  : Denmark.  So   yott   have   Troubles?  Bring em. to us, we like  <3tn! ��� so long as it's cars*  GIBSONS  S S SERVICE  Phone 31 ��� Nites 103-206  The pagan Eskimos, he found  enured-r tb : hardships and seldom complained, but occasipn-  . ally Ji.e Ysought an .explanation.  TOn one occasion when three  young children were tragically  drowned, the blow suddenly  stunned them, and they called a  meeting of the tribe. They selected the .wisest man of their  group arid, appointed, him to get  in .touch .with the Divine Being and4^et an explanation fop  fife's Xgxjfrh perplexities. Here  is an inciderit, more pathetic  than, amusing, in which sorely  stricken people feel tlie need  of some light on the mysterious  ways of'providence.  TFrucliiori, was present at the  gathering arid shows sympathy  v/ith the.Eskimos in their dilemma. TJfpr many hours Tthe  people went into some sort of  mystib y trance    andi   received  'TT~"..~��v  FRQMPTLY and CARJEFULLY PREPARED  B. I/. COPE  y   ROBERTS CREEK  . TELEPHONE  GIBSONS 22C  .i:v:i. .<���.;���';  .YV-f":?,  ���::%����  1^  GOODYEAR ' &   FIKESTONE   TIRES  AOTOSilTE  X-^i  SALES' -~: :~^; ���TpAKTSy-i,^-T^-^REPAIRS  SALES & SERVICE T,  some kind pf answer which apparently satisfied them. Since  the beginning of recorded^time  how many" millions -have in  various ways* done very much.,  what these troubled Eskimos  did,and; would have saidywith  Tennyson:  "But, what am I ���  An infant crying in the night,  An infant crying for the light,  And with no language but a  cry?" ��� 7"  . One thing is certain, we can  but sympathize with whoever  seeks for divine aid at;such' a-  time. Only a fool couldvsneer  at peppe no matter how crude  their ideas might be.~ We begin life by asking questions arid!  we" continue to.do so.- We do  not ask the same questions but  thoughtful and reverent people  constantly ask why certain  things should happen. One  thing is certain ��� there is no  reason for being, ashamed in  seeking explanations.  A few years ago I visited an  old fisherman in his cabin on  the west coast of Newfoundland. His life had been hard,  with continual exposure to -severe weather and to much danger. He had never known luxury and^had always had difficulty in getting bare necessities  In .the course of our conversation he quietly asked why "God  dfoes not do better." There was  nothing irreverant in his remark, he was as devout as he  was sincere, *but repeated hardships and seemingly futile labors made him wonder why  such things should be.  He seemed almost ashamed  of himself for even having  voiced his difficulties. When  I told him that men hac] been-  ��sking that same question for  thousands of ^ears ��� that  many of the Psalms of the Bi  ble uttered the same query ���  he was greatly astonished. But  it is true, and whether it be a  scholarly philosopher seeking  to reconcile the"?eeming contradictions of life or a humble  fisherinah sadly pondering over  "liis lot, men do face life with  a question mark.  If, in the providence of God,  much remains mysterious, is it  not reasonable to believe that  what seems closed to us, or perhaps looks topsyturvy, is. clear  and open before the' eyes of  Him with 'whom we have to  do? When knowledge is withheld from humans, can we not  confidently assume that even  that is an act of divine mercy?' ���-*���'- **J'"*  Our quotation today is by  Abraham Lincoln: "One* beatitude I keep: I hunger and  thirst after God."  Open shipways  A party of friendb and neighbor's Saturday afternoon watched Mervin Reid's gillnetter  "Kenneth" go up on the new  Ways buiJf by Ed Lorentzen on  his Garden ;Bay. property.  The "Kenneth" went up  without aThitch as the spectators cheered. After a demonstration of the shop equipment,  the spectators had refresh  ments. at the Lorentzen home.  The   new  operation,    to  be  .known as;Sunset Marine Works  will he a welcome addition to  Coast News. March 28, 1957. S  .* -'��� i-     -.-.���-  ���        ���  '���          '   i-   ���������     ���  II., IT  the services of the Sechelt p&r  insula.  Ed Lorentzen has ever 9��  years experience in boat biBl����>-  ing. He operated the Erases*  River Boat" Works for', masgr  years before moving to Gas-  den   Bay several years ago.  His new ways will acconss*-  date boats up to 50 ft. He'wiVt  build boats to order and dfc  general marine repairs.  For reaj estate bargains rea��  the Want ad page.  NOT OF GIBSONS  The Lionel Singlehurst men-  itaoned in last week's Coast  News is not the Lionel Singlehurst of Gibsons, B.C.  For Guaranteed  Watch and Jewelry  Repairs  CHRIS'S  JEWELERS,  Work  done  on  the  Premise*  WE BUY OLD GOLD  Phone 96 Sechelt  Dr. A- P. Kozier  Dr. E. L. Kqzjer  wish to announce opening of an office for  , the practicing of dentistry iu Sechelt.  Present Hours, MONDAYS 9 - 6  Office above the Bank of Montreal.  For appointment contact Mrs. R. M. Breese, Sechelt.  GJMiii  THURSDAY,  MARCH 28 - Gibsons School Half     8 p.m. Sharp  _, t~  toediior  ... Editor: Re the veto7letter  .���from'', tlie T 'Hon. Eric Martin,  Minister of Health'; ajid Wielf are  abputTthe Ko^itel.'It sounds-  racier .conclusive, arid has a  'father jknows best content for  a start on the correspondence;  ViAA W  &,  CBC RADIO  I had an idea after the last si  ;'������ A '��� ^  There's  always   1  listening  on  CBC Radio  every Monday Night starting next week  .'���V-K'-^*?5'*v1<J?t*!? *!'(*���;" "^;S  Y i-~,'i .fri ?/i.sf^.wr^  uV'"'V^-"''^'J,%jV^**��>'ii-��*i'ii^tlVl*> .'^.aV  ��� Docum*ritari��s eutiimnfl fh�� probfoms  md *���Gpn\p\hhm*?H .of Gqnado's  primary industrial*  .*     i.* ���>  .  Next Monday:  'y, x:' f7fte;(^/fe;fi^"^y  of life in o lumber camp. '���yy* T'v"yTy  TRANS-CANADA NETWORK  war that we could do with" an  outpost Red Cross hospi^l at  fPorpbise T Bay,  ai   .siriail'T-one; | Xy-  Tmpre' ofa ,firstT aid ^st^y^At 4 "Z:Z  ;7^^7tiriiieT;iiyes   might  liswe^ Tj^T  been7 sayedlT Patients   coming  :*T;:;;bi^  i^mzm^m^m^zm^^^m^  y;;ternity7- eases.;; gpirig'7-^yer 'T'tiie ���'   "'"Tv  7Tpot Wholes ylid Wbt needThypnp-  Tysis. Tttbwever I ^^^Zi^e'cdr-  . respqndence and got encourage.  ing .aris^rvs^-b^^vthe^  had-disbap^^  TCdi^ag^'Mi^letTh TciropT;xi'Q'y'-' .���  ^sup^^ti^ldesa iriighiiTTbe out- f'  datedT nciw^, hht it:would n6t|:   :  TJiaye;>ost mu^  a;lotpf yol^nt^;^prlter4^w.i T  7 -"'TJThe "ti^bleis ^orie'ran-f       .  /notystart^anything ;^all,TTtlie|-  ^chfedule  is;Tma^pec}' 'in.. tliou-|  ��jELndsbf d<^Iars^'materials7wa-]  "^0s}\hpurs,%? high,it-is scarey,f���'  ; ~s6[ noiiiig^1gets7started.T.''���"*'".":, '���'.|T:T- .  TT"?;Sc^e^ ���  Cjegg offered tp-ijuythe pldv T  Tred   School 7 House   (just   one\:-  . r60m)' knd donate- it for a com-  riiiuuiity"'hall. :,%"[ wias   turned  ^Tdown.   A  committee went to,  the univeraty for aidiKrice, came  'back with rsuch big' setups that  they had to let it drop.  There  was not enough money in the  kitty for a down payment on  .the, cement.   This was before  lpggiri^ got busy,  TTThere must be a lot of good  Ideas in the districts,   it can't  all  be  left  to  the  Board  of  Trade. They are only  one or-      '    T  ganization. r-Xi ....������ ';  If we.just had the St..R0cli7  7  here in the Bay andl paint itt   ,       ���  checker-board,     like    training j"  ships, it could do for the badT'7     -  boys that like to play hookey;* ;       -.  but there are no bad boys here  and tHey want, to start as. an,..   ,  admiral.    I   ani sorry f6rT%th'gv.,  St. Roch, poor thing, they; are^T.. .-  taking it out of; character!; A^",  boat is a boat, is a boat.    '  Margaret Allan.  DON'T BE A  1 .  '.aw'fmLi  ---'*.-.'.^. *.-  Get this amazing;     y  hew Enamel that practic��i|)y  NEVEOripi or spatters!  NO mmHG, NO SFATftiiNC!  MarahRll-Wetl*   Thixotropic   Aikyd  JELLcnamel can't give you or furniture "''paint  meafllee7'   It  spread*  ,like biitter on hot toast.'   Stays "on  {roller: o^, brush even when painting  yelling. TNo  unpleasant  oidor.   Use  JndoorB or out;'  NEVE! SAGS, KUNS 01 KADS!  Clings -to the surface like it was part  * ofvit. -Flows .smoothly; evenly, uniformly���-1 ike baked enamel. Won't,  'nettle; ia tWcaB7.: never neew'  stirring. Leftovers "it��y fresh ��nd  usKbJe for years. . *$'���  WELLS  01OSS FINISH l^CplOR$  79-tt*  '���K^t  MARSNALi.- W ELLS     STORES  PARKER'S  HARDWARE    -    OWNER  PHONE SEHEIT 51 $ICHEtTf B.t  HBJSMBWHW��Silg^^ 4 Coast News, March 28, 1957.  UBCoff  by  A unique "library by mail"  service of the University of  B.C. Extension department  tjrings the advantages of a public library as near Gibsons residents as their own post boxes.  More than 900 borrowers  i'om White Horse to Sooke  are enjoying continuous reading the year round with a personalized library service that  specializes in friendliness and  speed.  containing from one to four  "We handle 40 parcels a day  Sooks," explains Miss Edlith  Stewart, extension librarian  :Sbar the* past nine years, "and  '��?�� try to. fill requests for new  i&ooks the day we get them."  Registration fee to join the  JS&xrary is $2 per year. Postage  hath ways is paid by the Ex-  itesision department.  Miss Stewart, herself a born  seader, thinks of all her borrowers as personal friends.  "fe get dozens of notes re-  1?erned with, the books," she  aaysv  Sta&ert D. Wright, N.D.  BTATlflBKMPATHIC   PHYSICIAN  innounces that he will open, a,  3smfted   practice   at   his   Gower  JPteatfi   Road   residence   on   or  afeattl June 1st  Present   address   1030 Mathers  Ave^ West Vancouver.  Ferry Cafe  Correction  Open  ior lunches,  dinners and  ^fternopn teas  nconscious  :*l  r  KMtMftTS  Oft $fftVICf  '���*Brbig,yourTv7.  Briggs & Shratton  engines "in N0#-  J��r a speedy'checkup  1  SALES & SERVICE  fhoac Gibsons. 173F  U  for i16 months  Joseph Byi, 27, seriously injured jn a logging accident at  Beaver Cove, B.C.. October 29,  1955, has gone over 16 months  without regaining consciousness. Mr. Byi was struck by a  wire cable that broke and  whipped around his.head. He  suffered a fractured skull and  1 severe brain damage.  Mr. Byi came .to. B.C, from  Holland and was-employed .as  va-skidder hooker yvrith' North-  -ern Pulpwood;  Ltd... for five  7 months before the accident; He:  has ppened' litis eyes from time  ifco time1 but has not made any  conscious response, ��� T.  Wbrkmteh's    . Compensation  .., Board officials say that the  man has received special nursing care ever since he was in.'  jured. The WCB says that they  have paid out more than $20,*  000 in medical aid for his treatment. ";'������'���',  Plan No. 924: This popular non-  foasement home of 924 squarW  feet,  .esptecia^ly   designed  for  N.H.A.   approval,  is  the ideal 7  home  for the young   married;  '��or for the elderly couple-who  ���wish to retire, or for the smally.~.  family.   Two   bedtrooms   with"  the living room  on the Jfront,  kitchen and nook at the back  comprise  this  compact home.  Heat is supplied by a floor furnace.  Kitchen lias nook space.  Frontage is 39.6 feet, area; 924  -squarec7&eti   ^Altkough^ftUiii^  house is primarily designedTfdr.  a narrow 46t, if your lot \tfidth .  will permit it^ add a breez&way  and ''��������� carport.   '  yy ... - . - y-,  Working drawings available  from 7 the    Buildfing    Centre, t;  Write for   our free  50 H6me  Plan Books. Send 25c to cover  i cost of mailing and handling  to the Building Centre, 1240  W. Broadway, Vancouver 9.  Fire  controller  B. Soros, O'Brien Logging  Co. Ltd., Halfmoon Bay, was  among the more than 50 forest industry enrolees who re>-  ceived certificates from the  Canadian Forestry Association  on completion of a CFA-spon-  sored Fire Control course on  the campus of the University  ���of British  Columbia.  The 5-day course included  lectures, demonstrations and  group discussions on all aspects of fire prevention and  suppression ais related to logging operations and forest protection. A corps. Of Tyolxint^er ,.  instructors, all expert' in their  field, dealt with; the latest developments in�� fire fighting  theory and practice.  Kow is the time to arrange through a CANADIAN GOVERN.  MENT ANNUITY for the little it will tske to brighten the day*  when you must stop working. You can purchase an Annuity NOV  *> come due at age 50,55, 60 or 656 or other ages.  HERE IS AN,EXAMPLE ��� Suppose you arcaisiaa  of 28 and want an Annuity of $100 a month, begin-'  "jiing at 6S.��\ Your monthly premium would be $16.44.  AT AGE 65Tthe Government will begin paying you  $100 a month as long as you Kve! If you die within  10 years after age 65, the monthly payments will  continue to ydur heirs for the balance of that 10 yean.   .  Thus, you willhave paid $7,299.36 for a minimum  PASSES OXYGEN TEST  David Galvih who for years  was first aid attendant at Al  Jackson's logging camp at To-  ba Inlet, and now first aid attendant. . at. O. & O. Logging  camp, Narrows Arm- has been  (notified of his success at the  recent examination for oxygen  therapy treatment which is  cumpulsory in all logging  camps by the WQrkmens Compensation. Board. Mr. Galvin  who holds an A.A. ticket for  first aid is now qualified to administer oxygen, therapy  treatments to , workmen who  require same on account of in-.  Juries in the woods.  The EasterlSeal campaign is  the main ���= project��� how}-. Over  2,300 letter appeals have been  mailed and already returns  are coming in; Television station KVOS of/Bellingham on  its Sunday 4 night newscast  mentioned the project.. All  proceeds are for Crippled Children of B.C. Your donation to  Crippled Children's Fund; Box  220, Gibsons will be appreciated.  C.Bi Davies, manager at  Port Mellbn was guest speaker  at last week's dinner and gave  an interesting talk on products  pf the paper mills arid methods  of operation.     '  Bingo drew its biggest  crowd last week. Each week  sees an increase, and it's fun  for all. Proceeds go to Kiwanis  Welfare fund, for local assis  tance on the Sunshine Coast.  Mr. and Mrs. Danny Smith  attended the weekend Kiwanis celebration in Bellingham,  the 35th birthday of the club.  Aunt Jemima assistants report, a profit of $125. from the  sale of pancakes. -A-  Here is a date you cannot  afford to miss, April 26, the  Kiwanis variety show . It promises to be tlie greatest entertainment event to reach Gibsons in years with two hours  of excitingA variety concert.  All proceeds are for Crippled!  Children. Tickets are on sale  now. '"__''.'���  Kiwanis members have challenged their wives to a bowling contest. Seems as if the  ladies are afraid to accept ,-���  come on girls. Theysting of  defeat is not mortal.  Capt. Walter Raymond Chaster wa$ accidentally killed in  an automobile accident in La-  dysmith on March 4th, while  returning to his home in Victoria, after taking his daughter back to Courtenay. His  wife Mabel was thrown clear  of the car, but was hospitalized  at Ladysmith with shock and  multiple bruises.  ���.-,..  Ray received his early education at Gibsons, later joining  the Fisheries Dept. retiring last  year after 36 years service. He  was also in the First and Second World Wars.  He leaves besides his wife  a son, Lieutenant Williaiii  Chaster, R.C.N.. who flew back  from England for the funeral;  a daughter, Eileen; a stepdaughter Virginia; also his mother, Mrs. J.S. Chaster, Gower  Point; three sisters, Mrs. F.  Fisher, Gower Point; Mrs. J.A.  Carson, Mrs. R.A. Swallow,  Vancouver and two brothers,  Joseph of Duncan, B.C. ancB  Harry of Gower Point. A naval  funeral was held in Victoria  on- March 11th, Canon Biddle  officiating,.  For Guaranteed  Watch and Jewelry  Repairs  ��� CHRIS'S   JEWELERS  Work  done oh the  Premises  WE BUY OLD GOLD  Phone 96 Sechelt  for. all lines of  WORD'S  MENS; WQMENS, CHILQRENS  Work, play or Dress Shoes  Mail or Phone orders  Sechelt 2SG'  CHROME SUITES  ��"��?.   $69.95 to $129  -' < < \     ?-<* TRancit -style ���T -pc. �����  - - - .  CHROME ��� BLACK and BRASS  FINE SELECTION TABLE LAMPS and FLOOR LAMPS  C&S SALES  Phone 3 Sechelt  PROBtPt   #   EFFICIENT.;.'::' y.Z  RESIDENTIAL      and      INDUSTRIAL  Electrical Appliances  \. T;,:|)S*^i^i^pi^:-^;. t  ;':-T": mEMBEIi'7l��B��'Ei��Wa y  which will be even greater,,  a  return of $12,000.00  if you live past 751  IF YOU DIE BEFORE 65 the Government will pay  your heirs, the total sum paid up to the date of your  death plug 4% compound interest.  Inere are several plans to choose from. For detailed information,  wmsult your DISTRICT ANNUITIES REPRESENTATIVE, or  mail the coupon below, postage free.  I't^iiXsiimim^ ���&��� s*?oi[fi'-  X^- '���-V>fr'.ffii&-:..*':..rX .'���  ���  Ty:-^�� v&^7  Tot   Director* ConocUao Govaronwnt Aewrf*����, -   V "^  D��partmcnt ���# tebour, OHawo, {Hoioga Vm*),"' '  ' '". "  i*t*ata tend m�� comptetn Sofo-nathxi as Caawfiao Ovmemttt Atm&a*.  Cashmere is one of fashion's  favorite fabrics for : casual  sports and travel wear clothes  and now it appears with a  touch of fur. This beauty is in  beige cashmere ahd is cut  fairly straight with just enough,  fullness to fall in graceful lines..  The cuifed sleeves have more  fullness above the elbow. A  mink collar sits smartly on top  of the-rolled collar and is detachable.  The Coast  is m  MrsA E.  p.  ���  i  I My nam* if...._���--  \t In* al ������  JDalt of Birftt-  Ag�� when odouSj t�� ��*��t-  JTttephan*.  I undentoacS Ifcol Infoonolton o"**> ��2t be b��W ttrictfy tenStbaMtoi.  I  I  t  I  I  i  I  I  .J  For a century cotton manufacture has been Tan industry  of major importance in Canada  &nd today is still the largest  segment of the Canadian primary textiles industry. Goast News, March 28, 1957. 5  15 words for 55 cents plus  three cents a word over 15. This  Includes name and address.  Consecutive rates available.  Classified advertisements accepted up to. 5 p.m. Tuesday.  Legals���-- 17 cents per count  line for first insertion. 13  cents per count line for each  consecutive" insertion.  Card of Thanks, Engagements,  - In Memoriams - up to 50 words  $1.00   per   insertion.   3c' per  word over 50.  Classified  display ��� 77c per  column inch.  AGREEMENT  It is agreed by any advertiser requesting space that liability of the Coast News in event  of failure to publish an advertisement or in event that errors occur in publishing of an  advertisement shall be limited  to the amount paid by the ad-  ertiser for that portion of the  advertising space occupied by  by incorrect item only,  and  that there shall be no liability  in any  event beyond amount  paid for such   advertisement.  No responsibility is accepted  .  toy the newspaper when copy  is not submitted in writing or  verified in writing.  COMING EVENTS  Redrooffs Recreation Commission.   Gp as you please, card  games. Redrooffs hall, March '  30, 8 p.m. ''  STAT  TOTEM FLASHES  Use E&ster Seais ��� Your'contribution helps crippled children.  Pendter Harbour -��� 100 ft. waterfrontage, 3 acres land, magnificent view property. $3150  cash.  Gibsons -��� 2 bedroom home,  attic space for 2 more, two  cleared lots, lovely garden,  fruit trees, view unsurpassed.  Full , furnished home. Full  orice only $6500.00 (it's close  in,)  USE EASTER   SEALS  ������.*'��� * ������ ��� ���  Here is the best investment on  Sunshine Coast ������ 400 feet waterfrontage, 40 acres land.  Ideal' subdivision. Full price  only $16,500 (house included)  Handy man special ������ 2 bedroom home, grand view. Full  price $3500 on very low terms  FOR SALE {Continued)  As new ���- Hospital Bed,'stan-'  dard '. adjustments. Phone Se- I  chelt 52.        T   7^  Used power saws ��� various   *  makes and models. Priced from .  $75 .and up.. 2-entasu.la Loggyig  Supply, Sechelt 11  Sewing machine as new, portable electric.  Sechelt 104Q.  PETS  Registered 12 month-old German shepherd, for stud. Call  G. McLean, Gibsons 185.  ANNOUNCEMENT "'  TPender --Harbour area AVON  representative. Cosmetics and  toiletries. Mary Woodburn,  Phone P.H. 477.  The soul is sent by the gods,  now into one body, now into  another. George Gemitus  DIRECTORY (Continued)  GIBSONS BOAT WORKS  Boat''Builders & Repairers  Phone Gibsons 111X .  ThriH That Come* Onee in a lifetime ' .tvmiraauasjc  BECK & DAVIS  ELECTRICAL  ���CONTRACTORS  Industrial, Commercial  and  Residential Wiring & Repairs  .Electrical Heating Installed  Anywhere on the Peninsula  Repairs to  All'Electrical Appliances  Free  Estimates  Gladly Given  . Phone Secheli 23 or 68H  FAIRMILE  BOAT WORKS, LTD.  Custom Pleasure Craft  & Dinghys  Repairs, Hardware, Paints  Beach Ave. Wes*  Roberts Creek       Phone 216Y  Use Easter Seals  pled children'.  Help crip-  f  7 Always a better buy at  TOTEM  REALTY  Gibsons  JOHN COLERIDGE REALTY  7    (NOTARY  PUBLIC)  Oldest Realty Office  ' In Gibsons  Look for the Big Neon Sign  April 1st,' L.A. to GuicN and  Brownies meet at hoftie of Mrs.  Wingrave, 8 p.m.  , ,   , - 1 ���  | -r        - t*       I, i      ,iii-      ��� i   ���*, i  i in ���  i      . .      i f i m r    - u     -  *  April 17, 2 to 4.30, United  Church Hall, Annual Daffodil.  Tear and sale of home, cooking,  L.A. to Canadian '"������ Legion,  Branch 109.  CARD OF THANKS  Sincere thanks to all for the  many cards, flowers and visits  during my. stay in hospital.  They were greatly appreciated.  Sincerely, W.W Holmes.-  ,    j  __ ..   .,  lf   l       ������...- ii        .   ��� - ���   ��� r'i      n    ira  We wish to express our sincere  thanks and appreciation to our  many friends and neighbors  for tlie sympathy, kindness and  floral tributes* received during1 our' recent "bereavement-  Special thanks to the Halfmoon Bay Recreation Commis-  ion, and the   Halfmoon Bay  Players^ r"-  ,Mrs. E.E. Pearce and family.  ��� ���     .'^1   ��   ���   ��� '      ���   "ill. "    ���   V1--  ;.." Thank you  J would, like   to express my  ' thjanks to ��� the  many friends.  who sent me the many cards  arid gifts  during   my  recent  Gibsons, 6 acres wooded, good  well.   Owner,   2570   Sperling  , Ave. Burnaby 1, B.C.  TO  RENT  Rentals  Realty.  ��� several now. Totem  2 bedroom unfurnished suite  with bath (self contained). Gibsons 114G. /  BOARD AND ROOM  ������������I    ���    WWIIHIIWH1---III     .������      IMI WI^.II.��iWHI.WII��ll��ll��.M  -2toom and board, with TV.  "Bayview Lodge, Selma Park.  Phone Sechelt 137.  ��������     " *'��� ���������������������������i     "���������'  ������in..���i.->WM-.^  BOATS FOR SALE  28' codboat, with deep tank,  good light hull, ready to go,  $500 full price.  16' inboard wth cabin in good  shape,'.$325 cash. ���':'.  ,14' new ' plywood outboard  with 1956 5 Hp. Scott Atwater  Engine and boat both guaranteed- ��. .J^Sgul-w ".$559 value,  Snap, at $339.  Garden Bay Boat Works, Pen-  cJcr Harbour.'Phone 475.  Dr Hylton will be permanently  located at Hopkins Landing  from March 25. For appointment    Phone   Mrs.   Rudolph,  Gibsons 128G.  .���.  ,.., .,..  ' Sewing Machine Service and  Sales. Experienced in all makes  and models. Evenings and week  ends. Phone Sechelt 145.  Now is the time to get your  garden plowing done for spring  For plowing and landscaping  phone Sechelt 145, or 55 daytime only.  Salk Poliomyelitis vaccine  available at Lang's Drug Store.  It takes ��� 7 months to build a  good immunity with Salk Polio  Vaccine. For some protection  during the danger months, arrangements shoujd be made to  start series of 3 vaccinations  "': now. ."  TOWING AND   FREIGHTING  W. Nygren, Gibsons 13   tfn  Fuller brush dealer.' J. Nelson  Roberts Creek.,  Phone Gibsons 218Q.  WATCH BEPAIHS  ' '-���' I       'X.:.;:.",,, '    '-  ���"   "'' 1     I   T    I'    I T ���        '        I   "' .' "���-'��� ,-       ,  Watch and Jewelry Repairs  Marine Men's Wear. Agents  for; W: H. G r a s s i e. Fast  reliable service;. tfn  For Guaranteed Watch and  ' Je^vplry Repairs;  See  Chris's  Jewelers, Sechelt. Work done  ,6n?the premises. -..- tfa  Home   and  Industrial   Wiring  Electrical Heating  Radios, Appliances. TV Service  GIBSONS    ELECTRIC  Phone 130  Authorized GE Dealer  WIRING and APPLIANCE  SALES  Electrical Wiring  .Alterations and Repairs  F. UTTING, WILSON CREEK  Phone 15T  Ii the ALLEYS  Fully fibre glass 19 ft. 6 inch  iSay i^ho^pii^^i^g'times    J^ng ,��^l*rS^��* ���^��  like that one really, appreciates  the kindnesses, andl good wishes of friends. Again "Thank  you." : Robert Burns  HELP WANTED (FEMALE)  Bi C; ELJECTRIC  SECHELT, B.C.  ���Cashier Application  j: 7^:;yC!erk;{yy.T;T7 7:;--.  Salary $185.50 to $237.50 plus  full range of employee benefits'y  . X .    . -      ' ��� *'   - '-���.,' ��� ''  Qualifications: * . High ' school  plus proficiency in shorthand  and typihgT '"''': '' T." .-"'  Variety of duties: Receiving  , payments of accounted taking  ai&plidatioris for service, dealing with, complaints^ taking  dictations,^performing   typirig7:8 377ft> house trailer/TSchult, 2  toilet, 2 bunks, twin Alto 22  Jiorse electric  start outboard  * motor;, remote control, $2300.  Owner leaving for States. Ph.  York 1673 or Gibsons 98R.  / -_ ��� ���', . .i..'i''���.'..-. *������' ��� ~ i " ��� -      ���. '���  Zippy speed boat. It's a beaut.  7 Box 473, Coast News. T  rparsALE.  2   pair   white . Pekin 'laying  7 ducks.. Mrs: G. Lund, Gambier  Harbour, Phone Gibsons  10W  Pot burner oil range with  blower, hot1 water coil. Excellent condition $50. Ph. Gibsons  .186;     7'- .;'���.-%:',  . \Bed! complete with Beautyrest  7 mattress,    over    800    pocket  springs, as new; 2 walnut dressers. Apply W.W. Wright, cor-  . ner  Wesley . Rd. .Davis   Bay.  Phone Sechelt 21Y:       T  SECHELT INSURANCE  "���,'.;..::, AGENCIES, V ���':-;'���'-'���'  Real Estate  Property   Management  Insurance  Office'phone  22F  T.E. DUFFY. Agent  Residence 31Q  I. MACKAY. Salesman.     7  Residence 70F  Fire, Auto, Liability, Prompt  courteous service. Totem Realty, Gibsons  DIRECTORY  MM  l^n^TlilSnlgy maintaining records  ���'etc. 7   ������������������' ;���:���  In -Vancouver call Mu 3-8711,  local 2461 for appointment;  Sechelt applicants should  call Mr. F. Norminton, Sechelt  100. , ������',   ''['��� _  HELP WANTED (MALE)  Wanted, man for road work.  Apply C.P. Ballentine, Gibsons  Village Municipality.  WORK WANTED  Four years experience > in" draperies. Will give estimates on  yardage and make them up for  you. Write P.O. Box 31 or  Phone message to Gibsons 233.  1 Spray and brush painting;  also paperhanging. J. Melbus.  Phone Gibsons  33. Ifo  WANTED T      "...    ������,_- :.:. ���'  Used   wheel   barrow,  reason-"  able. Phone Gibsons  213H after 12 noon.  r ��� ��� ���  .11. ���  -���^.�����������.���.....���������     i j...  j  Home for spayed female dog,  one year old. Phone Gibsons  216W.  ,  . ��� ���    ,  ���        ���     . V ��� ��� . ,-  Small speedboat hull to take,  18 Hp. outboard motor. Phone  Gibsons 76M.  Second hand boom chains, Box  471, Coast News.  bedrooms, fully modern, oil  heat, gas range, large fridge.  Price $4,000. H Reiter, Phone  486.. Pender Harbour. ' ���  Willys 4 wheel drive pick-up  truck arid Fordsbri tractor. Ph.  Sechelt 142Y.  Rototiller, ZVz Hp. garden  tractor for sale or tradie for  24 or 30 inch power saw, or  $185 cash. Write R. Kinne,  Port Mellon.  Ford 4 by 4 $595  '50 Dodge 595  Two  Buicks, each 295  Sechelt Automotive  FOR BETTER BUYS  in new & used tsars & trucks  Contajct.'Your CKevroiefe Buick,  Pontiac, Oldsmobile Salesman  NOW IN GIBSONS  R. WHITING, GIBSONS 125H  One used electric cottage range  $80. One usfed refrigerator $50.  Parkers Hardware, Sechelt 51.  1954.Chev. $1395 ��� new engine. 1951 Ford, $595. 1948  Dodge $395. International  Truck $1195.  GOOD BUYS  Sechelt Automotive  %-l ton 1948 Dodge pickup,  8 ply tires. Ph. Gibsons 211G.  wo*���*  Commercial & Residential  Electric      7  Sj>a'ce Heating  Anywhere  on.the Peninsula  PARKER and SIM  ELECTRIC  Parker's  Hardware  Sechelt 51.��� 130 Eveningg  TELEVISION  SALES AND SERVICE  Dependable Service  10% Down - Easy Terms  RICHTER'S RADIO ��� T-V  Fine Home Furnishings  Phone 6 Sechelt  LIFE INSURANCE  Continental Life  Insurance Company  LORNE BLAIN, Agent  Box 188 Phone 82G  Gibsons  MARSHALL'S PLUMBING  HEATING &   SUPPLIES  .Phone Gibsons 134, 104, or 33  REFRIGERATION  SALES and SERVICE  Commercial ��� Domestic  25 Years'. Experience  A; M. CAMPBELL  SECHELT. 83Q  NOTARY PUBLIC  Legal Documents promptly  attended  to  ���W.J.  (Jack) Mayne  Phone 24 .  Seohelt  B.C.  Alterations, Repair Work,  Remodelling,' Painting  Floor Sanding, Tiles Laid  JOE BENNER  Phone Sechelt 92R  GIBSONS  BUILDING SUPPLIES  LTD.  "WE   CARRY   THE   STOCK"  Phone Gibsons  53  LET US HELP YOU  PLAN NOW  For your ��� Construction Needs  All types of  BUILDING or ALTERATIONS  ; and LIGHT GRADING  Smith 8c Peterson Construction  Ltd.  Phone 28, 85 or 96Q, Gibsons  BILL'S  MACHINE    SHOP  Mobilized ^Welding  Welding Anywhere -^Anytime '������"  Expert Tradesmen  Precision Machinists  Phones: 54 Residence 152  Notions ^��� Cards��� Toys  Miscellaneous Gifts  THRIFTEE STORES  Left of Post Office  Gibsons, B.C.  Headquarters for Wool T  V TRACTOR WORK  Cl*aring^,Grading, Excavating^  Bulldozing. Clearing Teeth   .  -.'������   ;     FOR RENT  ;''      Arches, Jacks, Pump  A. E. Ritchey  Phone Gibsons 176 ;���-.-.  PENINSULA    CLEANERS:  >    Cleaners for the Sechelt  ' ; ��� '   Peninsula  ��� Phone:  Gibsons 100  PENINSULA  ACCOUNTING SERVICE  All Types of Accounting  Problem*   Expertly  Attended  Village Enterprises Bldg.  XyX' Sechelt  Office Open 9 a.m. ���' 5 p.m.  Daily  Phone Sechelt 37  G. Serlui  Public Accountant  SYSTEMS/  MONTHLY ACCOUNTING  FINANCIAL STATEMENTS  INCOME TAX REPORTS  Phone- Gibsons 71  C and S SALES  SERVICE  Agents For  Prhnanp Gas  Combination Gag Ranges  Sales, and  Installations  Free Estimates  Electric and Gas Hot Plates  FURNITURE  LINOLEUMS  Phone 3 Sechelt  BY ELSIE JOHNSON  There were  20 star   games  bowled at Sechelt Bowling Alleys in the past week. The star  games  rolled   were:  Ten Pin  League, Andy. Leslie  228, Ed  Laidlaw   223,   Nels  Cummins  219, and  Ben  Bronstien 203;  Sechelt Ladies, Harriett Duffjr  305;   Gibsons   Mixed,   Doreen  Crosby 114. and Irene Swallow  275;  Peninsula   Teen,   Harold  Baird 244 and 228; Pender Harbour, Joe Feldes 341; Port Mellon,  Chris  Johnson  288,  andi  Natalie Addison 275; Peninsula  Commercial,   Andy   Leslie  290, Sam MacKenzie 284, Lola  Caldwell 282, and Sonny Benner 281; Sechelt Sports Club,  Bernie Duval 328, Pio Vogrig  303,   and  Lino  Tuomaz   276;  ��� Ball arid Chain, Allan Chester  284.  High scores^ for March 18 to  Marfch 23 week were:  Ten Pin League: High three,  Andy Leslie 577; high single,  Anily: Leslie 223; team high  thretey^Home Oil 2446; team  high single, Home Oil," 874.  Sechelt Ladies: High three,  Eve Moscrip 714; high single,  Harriett Duffy 305; teanvhigh.  three, Guttersnipes 2646; team  high single, Guttersnipes 1054.  Gibsons    Mixed:    Women's  high three, Doreen Crosby 732;  women's   high single, Doreen  ^Crosby 314;v;meri,s7high three,  . Ron Godtfrey 589; men's high  .single, Dave Herrin 271; team  high three, Whizzbangs 2611;  team high single, Whizztoangs  960.,  Peninsula Teen: Girl's high  three, Joan Reeves 521; girl's  high single, Carol Brackley  194; boy's high three, Harold  Baird 663; boy's high, single,  7 Harold Baird 244; team high  three, Screwballs 2400; team  high.single, Screwballs 905.  Pender Harbour: Women's  high three, Peg Pockrant 522;  women's high single, Peg Pockrant 201; njien' high three, Joe  !rant 201; men's high three, Joe  Feldes 788; rrien's high single,  Joe Feldes 341; team high  three, Big Five 2391; team  high single, Big Five 862.  Port Mellon: Women's high  three, Natalie Addison 601; women's high single, Natalie Addison 275; men's . high three,  Ken Stewart 745; men's high ;  single, Chris Johnson 288; '  team high three, Hi-Flyers  2665; team high single, Hi-  Flyers 969.  Peninsula Commercial: Women's high three, Lola Caldr  well 658; women's high single,  Lola Caldwell 282; men's high  three, Andy Leslie 764; men's  high single, Andy Leslie 290;  team high three, Peninsula  Building   Supply.   3167;.  team  high   single,  Peninsula Building Supply 1207.  Sechet Sports Club: Women's high three, Eileen  Brooks 572; women's high single, Eileen Brooks 213; men's  high three, Lino Toumaz 707;  men' high single, Bernie Duval 328; team high, three, Rock  'N Rolls 2626; team high single, Rook 'N Rolls 986.  Ball and Chain: Women's  high three, Gladys Ritchie 516;  women's high single, Rose Morrison 226; men's high threes-  Allan Chester .749; men's high  single, Allan Chester 284; team,  high; three, Misfortunes 2383;  team high single, Screwball!  905. ..>  Church Services  .   ANGLICAN .  4th Sunday in Lent.  St. Bartholomew's,    Gibsons  : 11.00 a.m. Sunday School  11.00 am Morning Prayer  St. Hilda's    Sechelt  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  1.45 p.m. Evensong  St. Aidan's. Roberts Creek  3.15 p,m,T Family Service  UNITED  Gibsons  Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.  11 a.m. Divine Service  Roberts Creek, .2 pirn,    y  Wilsbn  Creek ���    ^ Tv 1  11 a.m. Sunday School    y  3:3.0 p.m.,Divine Service   j  Public Worship, .3.30^jfirr  Port Mellon  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.  PENTECOSTAL       '  11 a:m. Devotional  10 a.m. Sunday School  7.30     Evening Service  Tuesday night 7.30  8 pm Thursday night  Bcthal   Baptist  Church  7:30  P.M.,  Wed.,  Prayer  n:15 A.M., Worship Service  2 P.M., 1st Thurs., in Month  Mission Circle  Pender Harbour Tabernacle  Sunday School. 10 a.m.  12:00 a.m. Morning  Service  7:30 p,m, Wednesday    Prayer Meeting.   .  CHRISTIAN   SCIENCE  Church service and Sunday  School, 11 a.m.  Roberts Creek Unite'd Church  LATTER DAY SAINTS  Sunday School, 10.15 am  Granthams    Community   Hall  The Red Cross is the reverse  of the flag of Switzerland. It  is a tribute to the Swiss founder  of the Red Cross, Henri Dunant.  LAURIE SPECK  HEATING & SHEET METAL  Gibsons 149  SCOH'S SCRAP BOOK  SERVICE FUELS  Ran Vernon  R.R. 1    Gibsons   Phone 1730  AMer or Fir Bushwood  | Mill Slabwood  i Sand, Gravel and Cr. Rock  ���; Products.  oK-fitt.  4X* HSoLoK SOY  O-MlM-f */��Rt  3UWtti> 1M Wi<ft  FIAMIK4 BKS <f  IKCfi, <&> CURE.  lHPl5E��<IOrt>  By��rSCOTT  *.  HEADWAY,  M&60H rotttWAp.  H   HEADWAY.  a/ J CltfJH if ACS. U��DE*Atf  '   ^Ct*' 6H.4KE.l.tKE..  .HEADWAY    .  !     GOOD  BLOOD BANK  7 Enough blood to supply the  needs of B.C.'s 99 hospitals for  two weeks was donated during  a recent blood drive at the University of B.C.  . Red Cross officials report  that during the eight-dhy drive  2163 staff and students attended the blood clinics.  Since the first blood drive  at the University in March,  1947 more than 30,000 pints  of blood have been donated.  r$CBA0��,  BftlLUArtfty  Colored siw>s  *  HO.  MALAYS ^a-thesi -iteiR. bPxkt>  FFX��-t 'tffU-E-S. . ^E. LOAVES RANqE. iH  Vf��.sCi(f   r-ftXsW   IO 'To   IMPOUNDS.  Cip*. IT)), T*% Ir**W Irjw^ *r, *^*. WmtU ��^frj ��<nt>t HISTORICAL^  and OTHERWISE  (Article   11)  Earlier in this narrative I  mentioned the beginning, and  .earlier development of education in this district. I think  it should be a matter of local  pride that this area has always  been well to the forefront in  providing reasonably good  schools; and I also feel that  this fact has had a good deal  to do with attracting desireable  types of people to make their  homes here.  Very many of the residents  <Ii<$ not riiake their livings  here; the head of the family  often worked quite far afield  the family could as well have  been in Vancouver., or at some  other point iri the province.  Vancouver, of course, has always had good schools; but  some of the small places have  ,6 Coast News, March 28, ,1957.  It woiildTbeslmpiernypu^k.utj.w  if we'dT^eta fnew set from  Phone Seehelt 3  T-V  Setefrom $t��9  NOTICE  OF INTENTION  TO  APPLY TO PURCHASE  '   -LAND '. x-:X : .  In Land B^ovding^^Disirict  of Vancouver arid *itua^e;0n the  shore of North Lake in the vi-'  cinity  of Egrnpriti. T  TAKE NOTICE that I, Beatrice Rankin of Sechelt, B.C.,  occupation teacher, intend to  apply for pertnissiori to purchase the following described  lands:-��� :';/_.  Commencing, at a post/planted approximately five chains  from the creekTJObwing out of  the lake thence 10 chains north;  thence 5 chains east; thence  about 10 chains south to the  lake; thence back to the original posit along the shoreline/and  containing 5 acres, more or less.  The purpose tor  which the  land is required is a campsite.  Beatrice May Rankin.  Dated March ,2, 1957.  notice^FTntention TO  APPLY TO PURCHASE  *   LAND  In Land Recording District  of Vancouver and situate on the  noi;th shore of North; Lake in  the vkinity of Earl's Cove;  TAKE NOTICE that.'.I Stan-,  ley Fallows, of Roberts Creek,  B.C., occupation mechanic, intend to apply for permission to  purchase the following "described lands:���  Commencing at a, post planted approximately five chains  > from the mouth of the creek  flowing out of the lake thence  north 10 chains; thence west  5 chains; thence south ,to the  lakeshore; thence ��� along the  lakeshore to tlie post of commencement, and. containing  three acres, more or less.  The purpose for which the  land is required is a campsite.  Albert Oliver Stanley Fallows.  Dated March 2, 1957.  not. Many people preferred to  live, and raise their families,  not in a large city, but schools  for their children were important,  Gibsons had good! schools,  and was in other respects a convenient and nice place to live:  so many permanent homes  were established here. A two-  room school had been built  about 1910 on the site of the ���  old school. I think this was for  elementary grades only. Then  sometime later it was expanded to a four-room; I think about  that time teaching of the early  grades of high school was begun.  Soon after (I am nOt sure  of the date) teaching of all  high school grades was unde%  taken; the old school building  which had been moved to the  back of the property, was put  back into service. A school bus  service was put in operation to  accommodate ;��� those children  who were walking long distances. My own sisters and brothers had walked :��� from Tbeyond!  Hopkins Landing, through mud  rain and snow. Some present  day school attendents might  try that on their. tambourine.  Then about 1940 the old  Howe Sound School District  was. extended by amalgamation  :with the .Roberts Creek East  school, and; the bus. service expanded. To. try to cope with  the: growing school attendance,  . ^basement roorns. %eto> were  opened, with dater. classesVbe-  ing held .:--Jn .the -gyiririasium,  the Legion Hall, and other-rent  ed buildings; but'���_as-fast as a  ,T*ew room,: was.provided, -more  chilctreri: arrived, Tand more n  room- was.needed. .7  -TMeantime Proflessor.;- Cameron had brought down his ire-  port on,the whole.educational  systerii in .the province, a massive work, going iriio^rnucli de-  ytaiL I personally thinkTthis report was bne! of the Tfinie'st arid  Tmpst comprehensive-and-reliable ever to-beTtnade. by a: goy-  ���ernmerit conVmissionyand tlie1  xecommend'ations made most  instructive and worthy.  These recommendations ��� were  finally implemented by provincial legislation which became:  effective about 1946...  : y.Among the many important-  points covered was an entirely  new system of sebbbl  arid the ��� creation, of "Large Ru  ral School. Districts." The old  ���Howe Sound School District be  .came, a i>art of-the new^ large  rural  district, which: includfed  s Bowen, y Gambier, .Keatsy and  the r adjjacent smaller/ islands,  and extended On the.mainland  has eight teaehers and: 297 pupils; the junior-senior high  schoo has 18 teachers andi 365  pupils. This total, 662 pupils,  is a far cry from the dlay I.  started to school, and kids of  four years old were placed on  the roll to get the attendance  up to the eight required to  keep the school going. And  judging by present.indications,  the end is by no means reached!  We have-and have had good  schools, and good school boards  I feel that rnuch credit is due  the people of the district in  that the majority have at all  .times shown all willingness to  supply the.best possible in education, often at quite heavy  taxation, for the benefit of tlie  children.  (To-be Continued)    r  BY PAT WELSH  Gardeners havey their heads  immersed in seed catalogues  and are planning the layout  of this year's crop of Vegetables. Gardens are showing  the blue 6f Grape Hyacinths  and! the crocus are-flaunting  tlieir blue and gold. Tulips,  bluebells and Iris areTpushing  their way up and the red'currant bushes are a irias^ of  bloom. The Dpgwood trees* are  promising to outdo Tthemsll.yes  this :.year : judging 7fromy the  numbery of-flowerets seen.  l^he , laiking ; club-,..held its  iirst   hike Tfor the  season on  '. Sunday'TMarch 17 to ,Notr\west  ' Bay TwdervidieaL^^eath^T-'conditions.  The next hike ;iyij��t be  * Ton'^Sunday; Ai^il 7   starting  from .Tinkles : at   10  '.a-m.  'Bring your lunch.  Next Saturday, March 30,  there .will he an evening of  card gairries" at the Redrooft's  vflall, starting ait 8 p.mi^brgan-  SzedTby tlie Redrooffs Recrear  tional  Comiriission.   Anything  ���} from -Bridge  to Rummy will  be in order.       T     .,��� ;  TMrs. Doug McLeod) of Jordan River enjoyed a week's  vacation with her parents, the  Bill Grundy's. ��� She returned  home on Sunday.  Mrs. H. Pearce has left,for  Cedar Falls, iowa, where she  wiilspehd the/next-six weeks  ���hlri  1001 financing     iaW^^y^ip;Hrs:TPette^i.  ���f "Larce Ru- f^^f^^A^^im^i  iroiri Mrs- ���-Gr;rSim;psp% sr. who  has? bieeri. yisi|iri^ hefebrighter  and sori-iri-law,7 the Charlie  Lunhis at t<prmcei George, that  she will be leavirig-fbr Vancou-;  . ver this comirig ' weelt and will  arri/ve77here ^Icfe^thg-sunmier  ^^^^^^:S^^Am0nt^e^!&mmX  NOTICE  OF INTENTION  TO  APPLY   TO PURCHASE  LAND  In landl recording district of  Vancouver and situate.on the  shore of Sakiriaw Lake in the  vicinity of Pender Harbour,  B C  TAKE. NOTICE that I. Guy  Lawrence of Westview, B.C.  by occupation a retired telegrapher intend to apply for  permission, to purchase tlie following described lands:���  Commencing    at   this    post  planted  at the N.E.  corner of-'  Lot   3248   thence    along    the  Lakeshore    North    10    chains  more or less to the S..E. corner  of lot    3250 thence Six chains  West;  thence 10 chains South  to the Northerly boundary' line  of Lot 3248; thence Six chains  East to the point of commencement and containing six acres,  more or less.  The purpose for which the  land is requiredl is a summer  home.  GUY LAWRENCE  Dated March 5th, 1957.  Creek, ori the. east;:to i include  all the ^watershed, of Jervis In.  let on the west.  The new school board, -elected  to  administer   the .greatly  enlarged district; were at orice  faced with the problem of increased school accommodation;  the situation at Gibsons, with  classes crowded into all available  nooks   and  "spaces,   was  pretty wellr paralleled in,most  of the other centres. The board  got busy and assessed the picture, and decidted; to present a  bylaw to ratepayers to authorize a loan  of funds to enable  a building program to relieve  the situation.   Some opposition  developed, on the grounds that  . the increase iri taxation could  not be afforded, and that the  added   room  was not needed  . anyway , as school attendance  would   in   all   likelihood,  de-  creaseT  I talked with several of the  trustees, and they all seemed  to hold a very opposite opinion  feeling that rather than the accommodation not likely to be  needed, the program w:as in  fact too lirnitect, and that still  further building would be required in the very near future.  Hpwever, they thought it; wise  to try, for the time being, to  get enough to coyer immediate  needs.   ���-.,; .       '   ' yy  The bylaw Twas presented,  approved by a majoritybf rate-'"  payers, challenged- in; court, by  the opposition, thrown.out on  a technicality, again presented,  in amended:. form ,arid!:'agairi  passed. The building program  was immediately carried forward, including locally, among  other things, a first class Junior-Senior Pligh School build-  ���ing,  ���   ,  Events have since proven the  correctness of the estimate of  thpse trustees who felt the program iriactequate. Another  building program has had to  be. inaugurated, and a further  bylaw approved (this time with  less opposition) and further  class-rooms provided.     .  At the time of this writing  Mr. and oMrs;.**' Clarence Nygard) andjLorraineiare now residing at Redrooffs.   \  Mr. arid Mrs. Frank Claydon  are spenduig a few . days in  VaricpU5yer.T-.YY. :X.yy^:y ��� ������ ���  ,, .Up Xfory the... jwieekerid v.came  Nora������and Don MacpphaldZ the  latter will -spend tlie7 next  week, here. Mrs. Shaw ���fjndt  Mr. J. Falls were at their  sdmmer hbrries; Mr. Ray Cormack weekended-;withr the Robert Cormacks at Welcome  Beach. ��� ."��� "7.7;y-.  Frank Lyons has returned  from ShaUghriessey Hospital  where he ��� underwent a- routine  check up. '-'-,.-��� a-ZZ>  BY MRS. M; WEST  Mrs. MaCklam is convalescing at home after undergoing  surgery in Vancouver General  Hospital. Her. mother; "'Mrs.  ���Scott is helping look after the  familyi.  . Mrs.  TWbitty   has   returned  . home with  their three   week  old son, Wesley Allan.  Her many friends were die-  lighted to see Mrs. Myrtle  Westgate, former Port Mellon  resident, who was the guest of  Mr. and Mrs. G MacDonald for  two days to attend the Eastern  Star Lodge meeting.  Guest of Mr. and Mrs. J.  'Strayhorn is Mrs. Strayhorn's  mother, Mrs. Wheatley of  North Vancouver. Unexpected  guests of Mr. and Mrs. Strayhorn during the week were  Mrs. Strayhorn's nephew, Terry Thompson arid his bride,  the former Miss Dorothy Clagg  of Saskatoon, on the coast for  their honeymoon;.  Mr. -and Mrs- Tom Kennedy  were weekend guests of Mr.  and Mrs;. E. Hume.  Mr. and^Mrs. W. Groth will  drive to 150 MSle House during  the week to spend a few diays  with -stheir .daughter ,and son-  in-law ;rMr. .and Mrs. H. Spren-  sen.  Results of .the Crib arid  Bridge tournament sponsored  by the PTA were: Crib, first  Mrs. J. Wiren and-Mr. J. Clark:  booby, Mrs. Una Axjstin.  Bridge, Mrs. Strayhorn arid  .Mrs. W. Davis; ;booby prize,  Mrs. McAvoy. and Mrs. Truman  PASSES EXAMINATIQN  Miss Mavis |Iudaieston, a regular visitor tb Sechelt until  .; going mitramingat St. Paul's  ., pHqsp^tal vhas' successf tilly, .passed lier R.N. exainiriatiori y according  to word received by  Jack:;MayneT Mi^ H>iddieston  .vis now /employed),, as, nurse at  St.   Mary's Hospital,; Garden  Bay, Render���; j Harbour. \j JWijss  Huddleston says/she likes,^he  bospital very much ymd.lltias  made rriany friiends at Pender  Harbour.  were jm^^ip; cars ���  they ne^d complete  y-^Y--neW '..y.y-:  LUBRICATION  Brm^ your^Jn^now  Have, your?(B*a&esj tested,  Linings, Drums,, Lines &.  Cylinders.  TWe^lI cheek your  Springs -fit  Fires too. ^  TTj^rTitheTVery-Best ���: See  StiNNYCREST  Phone Gibsons 142       ,  fmperiaf   OH Station  are  .TMarch, ,^ 11 was Founder's  Night at Halfmoon Bay PTA.  Mrs. Doug Foley, president,  spoke on the founding of the  first PTA 60 years ago, and  on the Activities of the organization in Halfmoon Bay.  TTwo   past   presidents,   Mrs.  Wilf Scott and Mrs. Kolterman  , w^re,guesfe. -.Y.-..L-;- -T.'-.. ������  .-J;V.-V;..  TWhenTTthe tiriieTferT refreshment arrived, a beautiful birthday cake, the gift of Mrs. Jack  .Burrows;was: set jn the: middle  of; the;,table.  -Mrs. T Surtees, on jibehalf ���-. of  . the.^P^PATlpresBnted, /Mrs!". .Bur-  Trows Twith a gift, in appr;ecia-  tiori ol^the, workL>R&s.>Burr9Ws  has dipne for tlie JHalfiEnodri feay  School, oyer aTperipcJ.pi years,  as an active PTA .member anct  as 'schopl representative /'for  the district.  THE LADIES AUXILIARY  ������.,-. ���   :of    T .^���������VV,;.:*7;:..  Howe Sound & Dfetrict Risw9fih^|��. Itt9  AH members of the Branch to their Birthday  ��� ''.'.       r     ' '���  - V**'     '-f.'>.!.'.;.*..''r-!-'"- ���'-''-- YY"-     '''*���,'���   -.'*.!. '''.'V-ry-,  Meeting,   Legion Hall on/piurs., March 28  .at-8 p. m. '7.': ���_ ".V.."': ':'.���'" 'ZZy'X- -' --"xyy" "    ������:-^  REFRESHMENTS WILL v BE- SERA^ED   !  ���   . * -���.'���.'���-   ������'���   A'r>r~'>n������.A*ff.  \yr\qyrl<.jy%-.o>t:-     r,  va  ym^  VAWCO-JVrR  BRIWERI��S LIMITED  Wk tdvftrtisBmerit is nttt published or displayed by the   _  ^ UqwC��W?oerd��^tfiiGo^^  k ^..^w.*.^  ��� . **li W  BY MRS. M. JJEWMAN  The Eastern Star xjuiltTwhich  had so:m# set backs- arid has  travelled extensively arid-often  from 'Port Mellon to Pender  Harbour and points in between.,  has finally been,.raffled and ;  now has come to -rest at Hopkins Landing. It was drawn by  Mr. Eric Tliorripson. The sum  of $109 was realized.' Half of1'  this   amount  will  go - towards  ' buying   the robes for the De '  Molay boys and the rest to St.  Mary's Hospital. .;  -..' A wedding  of-local interest"  took place at the. first������of the  month at  the  United  Church, -  Roberts Creek, when Elizabeth ;.���:  Delsa Wattiirii, daughter of -Mr.  arid Mrs; Carl Wattumy Selma .-;  Park,   and   William    Andrew  (Sandy)    Piggott,   son   of: Mr.  arid Mrs. W.R. Piggott, Roberts  Creek, were united in marriage  ''by.'Rev.'  D.   Donaldson.   Mrs.  Sturgeon    of. Roberts    Greek  "played the wedding march.'"  ���    World   Day   of Prayer   ser- '���:  vices .were held at the United  Church at'Roberts Creek witli  a good attendance.  You never know!  Jrhat long-stored article now  cluttering valuable space in your  home has a buyer waiting for it.  " Send it to  THE KINSMEN  CLUB  White Hephant AUCTION  Proceeds to Kiddies' Play (Jroiinds and Kinsnien Charitable Works  FOR ANYTHING  TO BE PICKED UP,   PHONE:  Your Canadian Red Gross is  on the job serving you when.:  ever and wherever there is h'  the Gibsons elementary school   need for help.  In Sechelt  Kin. Joe Benner  92R or 78H  In Gibsons  Kin. Wally Peterson  Phone 85  ^3ffig8gai-;,wiiiminm|l|lwuf**.uara  geaassa  ruHwiifacast^  nrawtpw  SBBBSBSaSBZDODBBSCC  sasmsciBsatL BY PHYLLIS; M. HODGSON  Mrs. D7 Livingstone visited  3ier mother in Vancouver for  a few days.  Capt. and) Mrs. Hicks of Departure Bay were weekend visitors, coming especially tp, attend tiie Firemen's Ball March  .  16:  Mrs. Ruth MacDonald and  Mrs.. H. Raby have returned  from a holiday in Sea-ttleC  ,Guest at the Keen home is  Mr. Keen's brother Charles  from Ladysmith.  A sister, Mrs. T  Nortnan   Taylor   also   joined  XihemZ at a family dinner.  Airs. J. Ashworth left ori  Saturday March 6 for New  York where'she will sail for  Englarid^ returning in August.  Also leaving for a holiday  overseas are Miss Ruby Graham (formerly of Lang's drug  store) and her mother. Mrs.  Isobel Graham.  Mr. W.W,. Holmes who has  been a patient in Shaughnessy  hospital for three weeks is now.  convalescing at home.  . The Laurie Specks with their  .two sons have returned from  a trip to the   Interior, where  r*\  .*f!^3  Get more work front heavy-duty  'engines with RPM[DELO Oil  RPM?  Your engine* will spend more? time working and  less timeiu the shop if ydu lubriwte regiUarly with  RPM X>ELO Heavy, Duty Lubricating Oil. This  specially compounded lubricant resists corrosion,  stops formation of'harmful deposits, and keeps  contaminants dispensed.  Use" KPM DELO Heavy Duty  Lubricating Oil to reduce wear  a&i extend the low oil-consumption life of both diesel and heavy-  duty gasoline engines.  c  ��� for information on any Standard 6ii product, <��U    I  e  G.  H.  (Gerry) MacDonald  WILSON   CREEK,   B.C.  Phone:-PLANT ��� SECHELT 15E  RES. GIBSONS 20D  ml-  TRAINING NOmt  \t:iU ti'am you for interesting wctkTin well trades w  FIGHTER CONTROL Ora$^; ��  TEC^KIOAK ��� MEOJCilL^SSISfANf  v  V-v��-   t;**"-s1%/-Ji***  photography  sod other be����St9, ece, write ot phone ��bf  R.C.A.R RECRUITING UNIT,  545"Sfiy��IOW:ST��EfiT;  '���'."'   VANCOUVERiB.C. ' '....'���'..  PhW: Tailow75TJr or 7578.  - ��2<C9y*3jS CcMnc*d*e***': -/Mir - :jFp*jr,iC4Z\  Coast News; Ma^rch 20, 1&5777  they ;' visited /their   daughter,  Mrs. Dori7MalMas.;  Mr arid TMrs.: Lome Campbell from Duncan were weekend guests of the" Norm Mac-  kays.  The past couple of weeks has  seen a pleasant round of entertaining .honoring Mr^y W.  Rippey from Moncton, NJ3.  who is visiting her sister, Mrs.  E.B. Grant  . On Sat. March 16, Mr. A.  Wyngaert celebrated his 78th  birthday with a family tea  highlighted with shamrock decorations and a beautifully iced  birthday cake.  .   March .13  saw Granny Mc-  Ewen "Queen for a day" again  when, he celebrated her 93rd.  birthday  with  open  house at  the home of her daughter, Mrs.  Burns iri Pincher Creek, Alta.  Mr.  and  Mrs. , W.  Hutch ins  celebrated! their 34th wedding  anniversary   on   St7 Patrick's  day   and   Mr.   and   Mrs. TArt  Mann-of Vancouver were visitors who marked the occasion.  Mrs. Stan Burts home was  a hive  of activity on Friday  ���last   when   members   of   the  bridge club concluded the seai-  son vfyilh a chicken dinner and  all theytximmmgsT tollicweij by  mi evening of cards.  A delightful time was had  at the home of Mrs. Vi Winegarden when friendsv surprised  her on the afternoon of her  birthday. The afternoon concluded with refreshments,  cake arid, good tilings appearing asTifby^magic;  BY JUDITH FLETCHER....  Col. Roy Paine of .West Vancouver visited friends in Pender Harbour. .. T  Miss Jessie Lannan of Vancouver weekended with Mr.  and Mrs. Eric Davidson of Garden Bay.  Mr; and Mrs; Percy Wilkes?  formerly of Pender Harbour  are; new living in Vancouver-  Albert Martin of Garden Bay  Ss visiting; friends at. St. Vincent's Bay, Jervis Inlet.  C. Armstrong- of Langley-  Prairie is Spending-some time*  in Garden Bay.  Mrs.   Charles Nickerspn) of  Selma   Park,   visited). Garden  yB^0n:yf^d^0sxyX  ^Ty^^^^  ���^.^.:���weel^���liiwvi<^ria?���.;has return-  '">. .'^d.ti3;.:Ga^ett''Bay.:^#ry;y  .'������   fl^^Hei^rt Irisley of <5ar-  deriTBi^yyE^id a short visit to  .���'yan^uver^.T���.'���',;-. X: .^ZX..-%Z.xZ-Z  Ar&bld TEgner of 7Gunbbat  Bayd ��� up; north* for Tthe past  month, has returned home.. .  Mr. 'and MrsT Wilbur Douglas of Lasqueti Island were  weekend; guests of Mr. and  Mrs. Fred Crosby.  John MacDonell of Vancouver spent the week' at Garden  ��� Bay7 T'^T^^-T'''T'-.7y: y7/,'TT:-:>-T  v W.G. Kariiirierle, Irvine's  Landing, made a business irip  to Vancouver during the week.  Edwin Reid of Sinclair Bay  has left on a fishing trip up  north for a couple of weeks.  Nelson Hansen has returned  ' tp/Perider Harbour from Van*-  \Ycp:uver7;-- 7.;''"���!>':'��� 7v 7-  ;'% Oscar  Johnson    of  Saltery  Bay visited Garden Bay during  the week.  Mr. and Mrs. Ted Bryde of  E/giribnt. were weekend visitors  y at Garden Bay. ,  I1 :\;Mr. George Hartley has left  ^ ^or Penticton to live.  Mr.% and Mrs. J.Gi Read and  son George of AJcatrsa.^jfelaind  .visited1 Garden Bay on^Wed-  nesday.   . . -   '-  Robert Rathburn of Kleindale has left for the nortii  where he will spend some time.  Capt. E. Wilkie pf Irvine's  Landing has returned from a  trip to/yaricpuyer.  David Mixwell Kleven, son  tof Mr. and Mrs. Olie Kleven  pf Madeira Park, passed away  tin March 14 after a lengthy  illness. Besides his parents, he  5s survived by his wife and  one son*; also three sisters. Fu-  .:.. neral,Tsetsriceg^were Theldivon  Monday, March 18. Burial took �����  ��� place m the Forest Lawn Memorial TF'ark, Vancouver, TRev. J.  Edgar Clarke officiating.  a  ALUMNI MEETING  ��� a&i^i gisrieral meeting  . of the T^Juirini A^ocia^n aridl;  :-of Convocation will* bb held  * "April \-Vt in Brock Hail. Chan-  cellpi>electf t)r/'rAiBT "Dal"  Grauer will be guest speaker.  His topic will be "UBC at the  Crossroads,"  BY MRS. A.A. FRENCH  The  annual   Shamrock tea  in the Legion Hall by the Ladies/  Auxiliary v  to     Legion  Branch 140 took the form of  a   fashion   show   which    was  sponsored by Mrs. Eva Lyonns  of the Toggery.   It was quite  popular.  The new spring fashions were modeled by  Joyce  Stewart, Gladys Clarke, Rose  Lurhsden, Margaret Ayton, Av-,  Til Lucken and  Marge Brack-  ley. The commentator was Mrs.  Alice    Batehelor    with    Mrs:  Mary Evans at the piano.  Mrs. Frances Ritchie was at  the door and Mrs. Jessie'Peter- .  son was general convenor tor,  the tea. The door prize was  won/by Mrs. Hilda DeeLeener  and the auto rug raffle was  won by Mrs. Peterson.  Mr. and Mrs; Andy Wilson  and sons Jimmie and Douglas  are in New Westhiinster for a  few days, attending the Silver  wedding anniversary of a merii-  .ber of the Wilson family..  to move into their new home  about June 1.  Dr. Wright lias spent many  years as a naturopathic phys^  ician in Vancouver and/ is look-  yyyzxX^xxm0XXx  ing. forward; to locating on the?  Sunhine Coast whore he expects to meet many of his /former patients and friends who  live in this area.  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C!*?ah a .wfco)e  room wUliout nMvti^tKcr"  cleonch Pant, mwenicni  m  *>i'v*  you save *0000-?  ....,::':-*'-^:'  ^ ,.^^z%$M0&^*:''*'':'''  ^PS^^  Gay! Newt Casual Shoes  for Women at ��L0Y D'S  Just  in  -��� wel! worth a visit to Lloyd's .  OenifQria^te,. ,,Soi3��rt.   Sandals, elk pumps  Ihr^ajPSlidp.-"; ' and fliatiies: atl sfees.  A cbJortwl eolleclion of^ new season's styles Off QfC tp <j?/( Q^ P^r-  mnmm shoes too��  For play and stbool ��� leathers in brown,  red and white. Wbfte sandals. Running  shoes in soalticolor, white.  $2.19 to $4.S0 pair  YOU'LL      DO      EOTE^      AT  PHONE 22 2  fl��BHS����9minBifffliSESGS��l Hi Hi Hi  EVERY WEDNESDAY  LEGION HALL��� 8'PM, 8 Coast News, March 28, 1957.  An up-to-the-minute report of  Ked Cross, relief operation in  Hungary was outlined by two  delegates of the International  Committee of the Red Cross  during conferences with Canadian Red Cross officials in  Toronto. E.W. Meyer and William Michel,  both  of  Geneva,  reviewed   the   relief   program  which  had  been   in  operation  since November 11. They staled  relief supplies  valued   at  over $6,000^000 had been sent  into Hungary for   distribution  (among victims of the uprisings.  At first,  in November,   Mr.  Meyer   said   relief   operations  did not move as quickly as had  been   anticipated  because   the  Ked Cross was desirous that its  cud should be given to the most  deserving cases. After a registration of victms, the relief operation was readily organized.  Mr. Meyer said clothing distribution had been impaired by  the large volume of used clothing that had been rushed from  Austria which had to be sorted.  (He commended the  Canadian  Red Cross for its policy of distributing only new clothing to  disaster victims. He added this  policy greatly aids relief operations and is most important  from a morale standpont. T  The two men mentioned there  are 40 Swiss representatives of  ,the International Committee of  the Red Cross supervising the  distribution of relief supplies in  Hungary.   At  the  start,   dried  milk was distributed to infants;  nursing and expectant mothers.  Later a system of daily meals:  was provided   for school  children. | Eventually, food parcels  for 150,000 people were distributed   every   fortnight.    Over  20,000 of these parcels are being packed every day in Budapest from supplies furnished by  ���over 40 national Red Cro&s Societies   and   government   agencies.  Mi*. Michel stated this "type  of aid will be required until  July when the first crops will  be harvested.. He expects 750.-  000 food parcels will be requir-  led during this emergency per-1  iod. A shortage of coal has seriously affected* the operation of  hospitals. More than 300 tonsi  of coal are required every day  by. theseTiristttutions  and  the  stram  Complimentary meals served to the passenger in his re-'  dining seat, the latest innovation in rail travel, - is the boast of  the Pacific Great Eastern Railway's new Cariboo Dayliner, running between North Vancouver and Prince George. The government-owned railway began; the free dining service with the introduction of the-Dayliner'svnew, stainless steel coaches and became the first railway to offer travellers airliner convenience.  The Dayliner leaves North Vancouver. Tuesday, Thursday,  Saturday mornings," arriviiajg^Prince George the same night, a  Red Cross is riieetirtg the de*r Rightly, more than 16-hbur'trip through spectacular Garibaldi'  {mand   through   shipments   by   IPat-k, the-canyon of theTmigiity Fraser River and colorful Cari-  >Tv>;Yooaraigela'nds. Return tripsTrun Wednesdays, Fridays and Sun-',  days."   ���:.: a';���'���'��� ��� '..:���:��,    "y.  i Crafts in the community  were demonstrated at the  .monthly meeting of the Roberts Creek PTA Wed., March  20. Three displays of work  done in the district were  shown by PTA members.  A h'andisome rug hooked in  wool of warm colours was displayed by Mrs. Shupe, its maker. She told the gathering  about the method and mater- '.���  ials used and demonstrated the  . hooking .technique. i  Mrs. f Sheila Danroth brought  a display of several crafts  done by her mother, Mrs.  Reeves. Beautiful examples of  weaving were 'shown andl sani1  pies of her spinning of all  sorts of wools, from sheep, dog,  cat and even from bear cubs  andl musk-oxen: Mrs.YDanroth,  also read an interesting newspaper' account on the history  of her mother's craftg.  Also displayed was an exhibit of the pottery work being turned out by local mem-,  /bers ot the pottery club at Roberts Creek, together with in-  ������ formation aboiitT its making  and of facilities available for  this kind of work.  The business-of the meeting  was   largely   concerned   with  discussion of the resolutions  that will be presented to the  forthcoming British Columbia  PTA Conference in Vancouver.  Refreshments were served at'  the close of the meeting.:,  Love d  That happy smile, Ted���'-  you mustXbe, thinking about  - the BARGAINS in FtttE ���  TOOLS at  PEN.  LOGGING; SUPlfe  Sechelt H  rail and barge from Vienna;  He added there was no definite figure of the known dead  Tin Hungary but a figure of 30^  000; had b��en published. Over  8^000 homes and apartments  were completely destroyed* and  30,000 had been partially damaged by the fighting.  Gaglardi talks on  roads, tramp  eye drama  ' 'Proud and Profane" with  William Holden and Deborah  Kerr, an intimate story based'  on a wartime theme will play  at Gibsons Theatre^ Thursday  and Friday, It is the story of  a woman betrayed, by a man  and her own emotion/.  For . Saturday, Roy  Rogers  with. Dale; Eyans ahd Trigger��''  will .pleas&ySuiig and oldt; alike  in the picture ''In OldTAtnar-'  alio." It is rated- as a .top western in flaming color. T   T    T  We carry all types  f 7T of Lumber .. -.::  Rough, Common &    '  ��� "Finish plywoods,  ..:'.-' Roofings "  Gravel ���--Cement    r  XZXZ-r Haitiware  Electrical supplies  Plumbing & Paint  ���    ��� 4,'  It's .the price  laid  down on the  Job that counts*  I  P'  xxvmy::  Phone Gibsons 53  wm  .  If you handle your organization^ publicity please send it  iripiromptly to assure early  publication.-; /  DAVE'S PLUMBING  Live Modern? Change to Modern Plumbing!  Pressure Systems and Septic Tanks  Phone Sechelt 78G  Town Prices-Trade-ins  Now available at reduced prices  your choice of"T-Vsets, m-FI'S, *,  Modern Furniture,, Fridges and TRangeL X'\  mcmEws RADIO T-V%:  Phone Sechelt e    ���'-;���' ;   1.  In/reply  to  inqiiiries- coh-  v cerriirig roads and transportation problems in the Mackenzie  Riding,  minister of highways, Mr. Gaglardi, said:  "It is impossible to protect  everyone, but I believe the  Board of Trade in the areja has  expressed itself with regard to  transportation facilities for the  residents of Gibsons, and the  - Black Ball Ferry'Company is  looking into the matter.  Thanks kindly."  The Minister also said that  the department would do its  best to improve the Egmont  road this year. He told Mr.  Gargrave, MLA, ..that there  were no funds allocated at  present for any major construction, but the department. ���  would do its best to put the  road in as good condition as  possible.  Concerning the road to St.  Mary's Hospital at Garden Bay  the Minister stated:- "We.definitely have this in mind at '  tlie present time and it is. expected that the improvements  started last year will be continued in this year's program.?'  Mr. Gargrave is in high  hopes that the Vancouver-to-  Powell River highway twill be ,  completely blacktopped from 7  one end to the other this year..  Mr. Gargrave is also pressing for a ferry service betweeh-  Lasqueti Island and Vancouver Island. Lasqueti is one of  the many isolated parts of the,  Mrs. NL Lee  is president  March  14,  members  of St.  Mary's Hospital Auxiliary enX  joyed a luncheon get-together;,  at the Garden Bay Coffee ShopT  The guest of honor ;was- Mrs;l  . CS.   Stiggins  of    Vancouver^  . vice-president of the Auxiliaryf  ���Division, B.C. Hospital Associ-f  XatXohX ���  T '   ���   "���'��� ���':.. 'X        X  X ��� Following  the  luncheon   a*-'  meeting was held in the CCZZ  Mission Club House. The firstT  . business  w<as  the   installation!  ..of   the  incoming   officers byf  Mrs. Stiggins. ' -  This    year's    officers    are:  Presidient,  Mrs.   Norman :Lee,i  first   vice-president^ T Mrs. ���; B��y  Birchall; second .yice-presidenty  Mrs. A. Swan; serretary, Mrs7T  B. Warden and treasureryMrs^.  ���'DV. Ross."'     'v7,:-.:7 ' '��� '  '-.   'y  j|| Auxiliary members have kjg^y  I     reed to pay for six cribs and|T  -...-;a, cast cutter which, have.been!:'  y :��� ordered? by the. .hospital.; '.7he$X  m'"��� 'secretary'' 'Was'' instructed" to?  |jj    write .to the hospital board toy;  ask if they: would!- name sonie| T  specific article-for which thef!  auxiliary could, aim at raising^  the m,6hey for this year. /  Th^ mefeting was closed xwith77-  ah interesting talk   given  oy  g^gSS^     Mrs.   Stiggins  ���Mackenzie Riding that is suffering from the relocation of  steamship routes which threatens to leave it without any  kind of regular passenger or  freight service. The ��� main  stumbling block  is  the high  cost of a- ferry vessel suitable  -for open water.  Use Easter Seals   ���  THE NEW MULTI-COLOR SPRAY PAINT  NOW OBTAINABLE AT  ^HARDWARE,  -   APPLIANCES  , ' Phone Gibsons 32  GREAT  INTRODUCTORY OEFER  Two quarts ftaxatone  One quart Sealer  Plus spray gun  Have Your T-V Checked  I Will Have a T-V Technician in  the area on Sunday, March 31  GUARANTEED SERVICE  Phone Bob Little, Gibsons, 162 for appointment  oi! furnaces  We will install & finance your heating  - y     -system f0]r .as:iittle as      v  Interest on the  *��� " fit  >�����-.��  S Years to pay  Roy Taylor  or  Sechelt 117  See or Phone*;  Dukes & Bradshaw Ltd.  1928 Marine Dr;  North Van. Yo 3443

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