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 Provincial Library*  Victoria, B, C*  Just Fine Food  DANNY'S  DINING   ROOM  Phone Gibsons 140  SERVING   THE-' GROWING SUNSHINE   COAST .        '  Published in Gibsons, BTC, Volume li Nlmber 25, June 20,   1957.  Shop and Compare  SYLVIA'S  The handiert  ttore  in  To*vn  Open daily ���f>. a.m. to"M'dnighf  Before assembled guests  from Vancouver, Se.chelt and  Gibsons, Black Ball Ferries'  new Langdale "ferry slip was  inaugurated when Mrs. Dofi  Clarke; grand-daughter of the  original Langdale' family after  which the new port has been  named cut the ribbon across  the ramp. ���. -~  The Smokwa pulled into the  new slip Tuesday morning  about 11.15 b'clock and normal  landing operations followed  without a hitch. The new port  will be a decided improvement  for the motorist with several  lanes of parking space available for waiting cars and a  level area practically all the  way from the ramp towards  the main highway.  Col. George Peabody opened  ceremonies by calling on Leo  Sweeney from Vancouver to  introduce Mrs. piarke who.cut  the ribbon thus putting the ferry port into operation. Following the ribbon cutting, Col.  Paulin called on Evan Jones,  dpp.uT<y minister of, highways  who in his remarks said that  the bad spots between Langdale and Gibsons will be checfe  ed to see what improvement  could be made.  Following the ceremonies,  guests' were served refreshments aboard the Smokwa an���  later the craft left for Gibsons  to resume its regular run-  Shortly before time for ax-  rival of the first official ferry  Gus Astrer, a worker on the  slip, fell some ,20 feet from ��  ladder and caused himself  bruises and,.lacerations to am  ear.   He continued working.  mem  ur$e  er commun  FIRST WESTERN SAWMILL.  This was the pit or whip  saw", forerunner of the sash,  first- power driven saw in  western coast mills ��� as pictured in Ralph" Andrews'/dramatic "This Was Sawmilling,.';  third book in his series of timbering pictorials. (P-.h o t 6  WCLA): ���   T ;  Father Kenny honored  at jubilee celebration; Z  Things are zooming along  for the Dominion Day parade  officials in charge) of various  committees report. Vic Metcalfe announces more than 50  floats are lined up to parade  behind the Lonsdale Sea Cadets band and escort. Behind  them it is expected there will  be a parade of members of the  Canadian Legion.---   ���-���    ~-  C.P. Ballentine, chairman of  the finance department reports  contributions aire coming along  in good style and it l.ooks as  though the celebration will be  bigger and better than last  year.;'' "T :T" ������ ZX'Z' :Z  Placards have been placed  at various points and in numerous stores depicting the  events that haVe been arranged. Further details will be  ..available for next week's issue. ���- .;���:���' ': '-. ''.;������':,''  Scouts  near  Sunshine Co|sr Boy Scouts'  financial drive is rolling along  in fine fashion and officials in  charge expect to reach last  year's total 6f more than $1000  within the time limit.  Last count reported more  than $750 donated for Boy  Scout and cub work. Reception by the public of the appeal for funds has ��een very  . good; Dick ��� McKibbin, chair-,  man of the drive reports and  ".;a wider field is being covered  this year than last year in order to give more people a  chance to do their  good turn  ���for the Scouts and. Cubs.  Baby  save  d  Raymond Bronson, age four,  had a narrow escape from  drowning on Saturday when  fee slipped into the water from  the.... wnarf at Redrooffs, fully  clothed.  A visitor, Richard .Hoy,  North Vancouver,, sitting on  the. beach, heard a- splash and  saw what "he ' thought" was a  dog in the water, looking  again he saw a hand and realized it was a child. He dove  into the water, grabbed the  boy and brought him ashore.  The child was frightened but  'Otherwise unharmed. ��� ���  GARDEN  CLUB   MEETING  There will be an interesting  meeting of Gibsons Garden  Club at 2:30 p.m. June 25 in  the garden of Mrs. Mainwaring  Members and guests are invited to take in this garden meeting and acquaint themselves  with some of the beauties of  Sunshine Coast gardens.  Parishoners of St. Vincent's  Missions, comprising Port. Mellon, Gibsons, Sechelt and Pender Harbour gathered in the  Legion >Hall,.. Sechelt, to celebrate the silver jubilee of Rev.  Father Kenny.  . Father Kenny was ordained  a priest June-14, 1932 and after manyTtravels in Europe and  the United States ahd in charge  of.. large congregations he was  sent   to   Sechelt   about   three  - years  ago   to   minister  to   St.  Vincent's Missions.  Father Kenny has a host of  friends on the  Peninsula  and  they mixed with the parishioners-and enjoyed, a buffet  sup-  "p&r.   About "X40~ tdolc part ini:  the celebrations. The president  of the Altar -Society, Gibsons,  ivirs. Clare Nygren and presi  dent of Sechelt, Mrs. Elsie'  Johnson welcomed the guests.  The ;ladies of the Altar Societies worked hard to make the  supper a success.  ���Father Kenny was seated at  the Head table together with  relatives from Vancouver, also  [Rev. Fathers Nolan, Sutherland and Bernardo of the Indian Residential School, and  Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Johnston  W.J. Mayne as M.C. said they  had gathered to honor Father  Kenny on his Silver Jubilee,  which meant 25 years ordina-^  tionTasTa priest. He had charge  oi large parishes in Europe  and the U.S.A. and had built  a church in Texas costing over  $300,000 but Almighty God  ordained he should come to  jSechelt Peninsula, to minister  to the wants of St. Vincent's  Missions, Mr. Mayne said. He  concluded by saying he hoped  Father Kenny would be kept  at Sechelt for many years to  come.    . ; .���;'':.-;y':T'-:TT ���'.':'  Mr. Mayne on,behalf of the  parishioners and friends from  Port Mellon to Pender Harbour  presented Father Kenny with  an* envelope containing-- a large  amountof money for This own  personal use. The parishioners  of St. Hilda's Anglican church  Sechelt, sent a beautiful card  of congratulations which was  regarded as a splendid gesture  Father Kenny replied saying  how he liked the Sechelt Peninsula so very much on account of the friends he had  met and hoped   he  would be  Guide   officers  The    Sechelt   Auxiliary    to  Guides    and    Brownies    held  their final meeting for the sea-....  son at the home of Mrs. Helen  Fahrni, June 3.  Officers elected were: Mrs.  Val Walker, president; Mrs.  Helen Fahrni, vice-president;  Mrs. Pearl Tyson, secretary;  Mrs. Elsie Johnson, treasurer;  Mrs. Bea Swanson, sewing convenor; Mrs. Charlotte Jackson,  godmother to Guides; Mrs. Mildred '''Chambers," godmother to  Sechelt Brownies; and Mrs.  Guillie McLeod, godmother to  Wilson, Creek Brownies. Refreshments were served by the  hostess,  Mrs. Fahrni.  here for a long time but itV  depended on his superiors howi  long he .would be left at Se-I  chelt. Father Kenny told of-'  funny experiences during his!  25 years which caused, laughy  ter in the hall. :->-!  '   Mrs. Nygren' thanked Father ���  Kenny.     Rev.   Father , Nolan,'  - O.M.I.   of  tlie   Indian   SchooJ ���  complimented   Father    Kenny-  a* did Mr. Johnston. After-  supper community singing followed, Mrs. J.A. -Evans being,  the pianist with John (Evans  leading the singing. Mr. John-'*  ston and Mr. Don McNab add-'  ed to the enjoyment with vio-}  lin selections and Joe Dolphin"  with his harmonica.  �����  , y - " ���  *.     .*-*-*-  Tighter debt  act sought  Members of Sunshine Coast  Merchants Credit jassociation  will seek a revision of the  Small Debts act which members say has hot been revised  since 1936. ,;T  One change sought will'be  the serving of a. summons on  the head of a household to any  adult individual in the home  at the time instead of forcing  the service on the specific individual. The change . in the  serving by registered mail will  also, be asked to'allow the mail  ing of; a. summons to the 'last  known address as constituting  service of .a summons. The  raising of the. amount to come  before a small debt court from  $100 to $250 will- also be  sought.  Another angle to be explored will entail .the non-compliance of an employer to an order  against   an  employee  for  wages. :  E.R. Boyce, director of the  Associated Boards of Trade for  Fraser Valley and Lower Mainland addressed Gibsons and  District Board of Trade dinner  meeting Monday night in the  Dogwood." Dining room and  stressed that the fundamental  reasons for the existence of  boards of trade was to work  for the betterment of the community and to get together to  . work out improvements that  could be made.  An example of this occurred  later in the meeting when the  board decided, along with the  Sunshine Coast Tourist Association t0 erect a welcome and  mileage sign at Langdale ferry  to advertise Gibsons: and dis1  trict. -   --���*  The meeting also selected  its slate of officers for the coming year and Fred Cruice,  Coast News editor was named  -president;      Walter '  Nygren;  Port Mellon.  Discussion suggested that  rates on cars should be scaled  in view of large and small passenger cars involved and that  the driver be included: in the  car rate. The board decided to  send a letter to Black BaJJ  Ferries asking for a revision  of all ferry fares as a result of  the shorter trip from Langdale  to Horseshoe Bay.  ���Presentation of an engraved  lighter was made to Albert  Crowhurst- for his .faithful  work T for the board down  , through the years. The presentation was made by Mrs.  Wynne Stewart, retiring presi  dent.  Mr. Boyce in his talk outlined the resolutions, that were  debated at the last associated,  boards' meeting. One resolution from Pender Harbour  board urged that in view* of  property assessment shifi&ig  cost of education to the taxpayer that there should be s.  revision of the schedule of  grants. It was revealed ont  area had its cost boosted from  57 to 82 percent. The matter  of store closing hours was discussed, Mr. Boyce said, but  was tabled until greater clarity was evident in the present  mixed-up situation.  Mr. E.T. Rayher was sworn  into  office  by   Magistrate   A.  "���vice-p^sideht;-R;E:; Hold&: bf XX ?^h^t^  Village TComhiission in Sechelt  June 5..  B.C. Electric, *. secretary ��� and  Rae Kruse, treasurer/Directors  will be A.E. Ritchey; William  McAfee, James Stewart, 1'ed  Henniker, ,Ed Anderson, Harold Wilson and Ernie Preiss of  This cat  ihes  IT)  Club  offers  scholarship  At a recent meeting of  Headlands Service Club, a  main topic of discussion was  the awarding of scholarships.  It was decided to give a prize  of $25 to a Grade XI student  and a prize of $15 to a Grade  X stuaent for general proficiency.  July 11 was the date set for  a Garden Party at the home  of Mrs. W. Davis in tlie Headlands.       ���   ...'.  It was decided that a float  will be decorated and entered  in  the Dominion Day Parade.  Next meeting will be at Mrs.  Roth's home on June 26.  BECK FAMILY FUND-  Sechelt Kinsmen club announces it has opened a fund  for the widow and three small  children of Peter Beck of Selma Park who died recently in  Vancouver. Fred Oike has  been appointed chairman of the  fund and contributions may be  sent to him or to the Kinsmen  club at Sechelt.  An    immigrant,    discussing  . gardening with a neighbor, remarks  on the lay-out  of  her  lawn.   ���     "'  "It took a lot of work to get  it that way," the neighbor explains. "We got a cat on to it,-  but they, make such a mess,  and they don't touch the roots  you know.''  The immigrant'has heard of  goats being put on to lawns to  keep them in trim in his own  country, but has never heard  of cats being so employed- He  wonders why it is that Canadian cats make such a mess  and why they don't touch the  roots. However, being a sen-  ���sitive man (he is English) he  doesn't like to show his ignorance by asking questions, so he  goes off a little bemused.  Later he talks to his other  neighbor,, a logger, who tells  him confidentially that the  guy down the road has had  his cat seized.  "Couldn't neep up the payments on it." replies the logger.  "Don't tell me you can buy  cats on deferred payment in  this country?"  "Sure can. Who the hell can  afford to pay cash for a cat?"  "How much do cats cost  here?"  "Well that depends whether  you  buy a used one or not."  "And what would a good  used cat cost?"  "Well that depends on the  horsepower."  The immigrant is on the  point of asking if the price of  rabbits and gold fish is also dependant on the horsepower,  when the logger's use of the  word "caterpillar" stops him,  and suddenly he sees the light.  All recent cat misunderstandings clear up in a flash, including the one that he's heard so  often since his arrival:  "Jees. eight hours in the  woods chasing a cat sure makes  a man thirsty!"  The zoning bylaw passed for  third reading, as did bylaws  relating to Shops Regulation  and Garage and Automotive  Services. '      :  A grant of $500 will be made'  to the Sechelt Volunteer  Fire  Brigade.  Signs will be placed to help  prevent litter and broken bottles on the beach at the waterfront. ���������-,!.-'!  Invitations  galore sent  The four corners of the  world and all points between  are -'-being, bombarded with literally millions of messages  calling peop*e to British Col-  'umbia for its centenary next  year.  During this year and next,  B.C.-boosting messages will be  going out by the mail sack-  full on letters from post offices  across the province. Two dies  have been made for post office  stamp cancelling machines,  and they have started going to  post offices in various centres  on a rotating basis.  One stamp-cancelling message says, "B.C. Centenary,  1358-1958." The other says  "B.C. 1858-1958, A Century to  Celebrate."  Between 80,000 and 100,000  of these messages go out of  Vancouver in a day, out of the  total average of 200,000 letters  a day that go out fom its post  office.  Much of the daily flood of  mail from government, business and industry in British  Columbia will be earring another message, too.  The provincial government  and some 450 firms, at last  count, have ordered meter  ad plates for their stamp metering machines.  Nearly 800 of these have  been ordered so far. They'll  stamp one of two messages on  envelopes. One will be a picture of Century Sam, the sourdough character symbol of centennial celebrations, saying,  "B.C.'ing You In 1958." And  the other has the centennial  crest and "A Century to Celebrate" alongside it.  An increase of $100" was allocated to the Community Ser-  :yice biidget, .provided.;for ouS;  y of contingencies  reserve;* -budget. ������������;'��� ���  yy '        ���    "  -.. Correspondence include?! ��  letter from the B.C. Electric  regarding more street lights,  a Dept. of Transport map ok  the airport; and the dept. ol  municipal affairs, regional  planning division; draft, of the  zoning bylaw.  A donation of $25 will be  given from, the recreation fun*?,  to the Boy Scouts Association.  --Mr. W.B; MacDonald, sanitary inspector, was delegated  to attend the national convention at the Hotel Georgia ii*  Vancouver. ���������:���-. ���^  Village Clerk, Ted Raynca;  was appointed Fire Prevention  officer with power to issue  burning permits.  IOOF  sponsor?  basebd I   trip  Under Odd Fellows sponsorship 40 adult baseball fans an���  34 Little League and Babe  Rii'h League players will be  transported to Vancouver Sunday, leaving at 9.30 a.m. to  take in a double-header to be  played by Vancouver: Mounties?  with the Seattle Rainiers.  As thcro c:re a few seats stiB  available on two chartered  buses, anyone desiring to take  in the ball games can reach  Jim Drummond at Gibsons 38*  or 34R. Buses leave Gibsons-  wharf at 9.30 a.m.  Present  badges  Tlie Sechelt Brownie PacE  held its final meeting for the  year on June 11 at St. Hilda's  Parish Hall. Several mothers  witnessed the presentation oS  badges.  Badges presented were:  Golden Hand to Carol Holdea;  Golden Bars to Phyllis Tyson,  Linda Hamilton, Arlene John-  ron. Gail Ritchie, and Georgina  Ibey; Proficiency Badges I*  Susan Taylor and Vicki Lomie-  burg; and Brownie World Pia  to Gail Swanson for the highest inspection marks for thr  year.  Following Brownie songs  and games by tlie pack, -&  lovely tea was served. To celebrate the ninth birthday of  ihe Sechelt Brownie Pack was  a   beautifully  decorated  cake. A  Wat Coast Ifeius  Published by Sechelt Peninsula News Ltd.,  every Thursday, ai Gibsons, B.C.  Box 128, Gibsons, B.C., Phone 45Q  FRED CRUICE. Editor and Publisher  * Member Canadian Weekly Newspapers Association  and the B.C. division of C.W.N.A.  Member B.C. Weekly Newspapers Advertising Bureau  Vancouver office ��� 210 Dominion Bldg.,  Telephone PAcific 7557  Authorized Second Class Mail, Post Office Department, Ottawa.  Bates of Subscription: 12 mos., $2.50; 6 mos., $1,50; 3 mos., $1.00  "United States and Foreign, $3.00 per year. .5c per copy.  mph terrified once  .ess r  The following editorial, a follow-up of the previous one  an the same subject and, taken from the Regina Leader-Post, con-  fcadns considerable thought for the buying public and on the  ����her side, merchants. It was headed "Why not a voluntary try-  ���wit?*' and it does have some bearing on the Sunshine Coast shopping hours. Here is the editorial:  "If 90 percent of the retail outlets in the city want to  ��3ose their business establishments all day Monday, as reported  own, without a bylaw. If the other 10 percent of retail outlets  �����& City Council Tuesday, then let them do it, strictly on their  feel their primary job is to serve their customers by remaining  -s-pen on Monday, then let them do it also, without being subject-  ag io the penalties which a bylaw would impose.  "It is a ridiculous and undemocratic situation, surely,  when a group of merchants, no matter how large their majority,  ���aaa go to City Council and ask for such a law to coerce the min*  aiity of merchants who are not in favor of Monday closing; and  Sfaat City Council with no evidence tb go on whatsoever as to  Stow the tens of thousands of. consumers feel about it, meekly  fcows to the pressure and agrees in principle to passage of the  Tfoylaw.  "Supposing the legislature at its last session had adopted  a law requiring the retail trade to adopt a five-day week. Would  the merchants have liked it? And yet by asking City Council to  impose Monday closing they are in effect asking for such a law  which is bound to find its reflection in successful agitation for  qpider and wider application. One restriction almost inevitably  leads to other restrictions.  "The merchants who want to close have every right to  ���o so. There are no laws which require them to remain open.  Bot how would they like it if 10,000 consumers petitioned City  Council in terms of getting a bylaw ordering them to remain  ���spen for set hours, including, for instance, Friday evening?  "The consumers are taxpayers in' this city as truly as  are the merchants and have an equal right to demand bylaws.  "If City Council moves further into this field, all they are  asking for is trouble.  They will deserve whatever trouble they  $et  "Would not a much more sensible approach to this situation be for the merchants who want Monday closing to agree  among themselves to try it out voluntarily/ for the summer  aaonths. They could in this trial period find out how it works,  Slow they and their customers! like it, and at the end of August  could consider md?e intelligently whether to continue or abandon the plan���but still on a voluntary basis without any city  ftylaw. By that time also those merchants who now aire opposed  slight be inclined to change their opinion. AU that would be  accessary to meet these conditions would be to rescind or amend  iSie. present Wednesday closing bylaw.  "The merchants of this city surely are capable of regulating their own operations, subject to existing labor laws under  which employees enjoy full protection.  "Of course, everybody enjoys a long, weekend. If certain  aserchants ieel they can afford it for themselves and their employees, fine. Just fine! But why try to force it on everybody  *Ise and expect City Council and the police force to wield the  *.udgel.  ���"What this city.needs is less, not more bylaws related to  ihe conduct of business."  A second took  If there is any surprise in the federal election, it would  2��e that the Social Credit party did not come out as strong as one  ��ould normally have expected.  Based on the fact the CCF and Conservative candidates  Srarely made an appearance in this part of the country, each  ccoming as a orie-man affair supported very lightly by a second  andividual, they did exceedingly well.  Compare their campaign with that of the Social Credit  Seam of at least five speakers at each of two meetings pounding  away on election themes and then consider the vote: 500 for  CCF, 507 for Conservatives and 744 for Social Credit. The other  (candidate, the Liberal topped the poll with 949 votes. At one  meeting he had some support but at others, none at all.  One can come to the conclusion the battery of Socred  speakers in their effort to convince might have been over-  ; ��odvincing or on the orther hand Social Credit (with a question  xsiark) does not appear to voters in federal politics.  It is obvious that Social Credit as a political theory is not  quite as solid on the Sunshine Coast as ardent Social Crediters  ^Kouid have one believe. The total vote in rough figures was  2,700 with Social Credit getting 744 of that total ���-and the campaigners worked much harder to get those 744 votes than any  rai the other three parties.  CORPORATION OF THE VILLAGE OF  SECHELT  Pursuant to Section 10 of the Town Planning Act, a PUBLIC HEARING will be held at the Corporation Hall Sechelt,  to discuss the proposed ZONING by-law for the Village; on  Friday June 24th 1957 at 8:00 p.m.  A copy of the proposed By-law is available for public inspection at the village office from June 13th to June 24th  from 9:00 a.m. till 5:00 p.m.  E. T. RAYNEK.  Clerk for the Corporation.  Here is a paragraph from,an  old newspaper which, serious  then, today would cause am:  usement only. y  .London, Aug 8.-The grip  which the automobile is getting upon England is well illustrated by the fact that, at  ���the fag end of an exhausting  parliamentary session when  everyone longs to get away to  moor and sea, a crowded  House of Commons debated  yesterday for hour after hour  what the speed limit of such  vehicles should be. The first  government proposition .to  double the limit and make.it  ,25 miles per hour, fairly terrified the non-motoring section  of the House, who recalled  that this is the normal speed  'of English and Irish rural  trains on specially enclosed  rails. On the other hand some  "motorists" declared that a re-  to editor  To the Chairman of the Public  Utilities Commission. V  Sir: Now that your body has  the schedule for the new ferry  site, and its   buses, under review,    may   I   register,. once  again; my protest against the  extortionate   price   I  have -^to  pay   for. transportation   upon  that route.  For one and a half  years,   I   have   been   charged  forty  five   cents,   single  fare,  either, way upon  the   regular  passenger   buses,   running yon  schedule, to Port Mellon.   My  home is exactly half way, i.e.  five   miles   midway   between  Port Mellon and Gibsons.   Usually I ride upon the workers  bus in  the morning, the men  who commute  to Port Mellon  pay thirty cents per ticket, by  buying a packet of ten.   I am  ��iot allowed to buy these tickets, and get off, or on, half way  to Port Mellon. When I bought  books of tickets, I vsfas charged  $4.50 for  ten,  the   driver  informed me that he was not allowed to sell me the commut-  |ers tickets.  The owner of;the  bus   transportation    explained  that your P.   Utilities, set the  fares and as there was no official stop at my place, he had to  obey the rules as laid down -by  your  body,  so,   I   have paid,  and   still    pay,    this '��� 'gouge'  which is the penalty I suppose  if or  having a homestead upon  this highway'   from which,   a  now rejected government used  acreage and native materials,  by our democratic laws of expropriation.  Awaiting your action in this  matter,  Robert Gosden.     ,  C^  Fishing-  tackle  Youlido better af  striction   to   20   miles - would  kill the motor industry.  The above paragraph was  taken from the first story on  the front page of a Montreal  uaily Star dated Aug. 8, 1903.  ' The same issue devotes a full  page to a Congress of Chambers of Commerce of the Empire which included Henry  Bell-Irving as the representative of the Vancouver Board  of Trade. Lord Brassey and  Lord iStrathcona were scheduled to attend the event.  Among the resolutions to be  discussed were some from the  Vancouver Board of . Trade.  One urged the principle of  countervailing duties in such  cases where an unfair state of  competition had been created  by the granting of bounties to  foreign producers by their respective governments,.  Another deals with the metric system and the Vancouver  board wanted it legalized and  after two years made compulsory everywhere als�� taught in  schools as a section of arithmetic. The Vancouver board  was also interested in protecting the trader in the Far East  and urged His Majesty's government use every effort to  secure facilities for assisting  British traders in Manchuria,  Corea (as it was then spelt)-  and Siberia and to collect and  make public all information in  furtherance of this object.  The Vancouver Board was  also interested in the Alaskan,  boundary dispute and.had this  resolution: Resolved, that in  the opinion of this congress a  final settlement of the Alaskan  Boundary-question is very de-  sireable "in order to remove  any possibility of friction and  to promote the development of  the great territories on both  sides of the line.  There /was also an interest  ing sidelight on the labor sit-  uaTjon as revealed by a Belleville, Ont., Board resolution  which said that "the present  strained relations between capital and labor, involving dis-  asterous results to trade and  commerce, demand legislative  and executive action and that  in addition to all possible facilities for conciliation being  afforded, ; enactments    should  be passed: (a) requiring 'the incorporation and registration of  all labor unions so that they  may be' responsible for their  acts; (b) the prohibiting in British Dominions of interference  by alien agitators; (c) the insuring of stability of contract;  (d) the more effective prevention of acts of violence in connection with strikes; (e) the  securing of persbrial freedom  and the individual '������ right to  work.  Tlie copy of the Montreal  Daily Star from which these  items were culled was found  in an old mirror and brought  into the Coast News office by  LEGAL  NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO   APPLY  TO   PURCHASE  LAND  In Land Recording District  of Vancouver, and situate in  the vicinity of Welcome Pass,  B C  'TAKE NOTICE that Alex F.  Donley of R.R. 1, Halfmoon  Bay, B.C., occupation, employee, B.C. Dept of Highways,  intends to apply for permission  to purchase the following described lands:���  Commencing'at a post planted at the S.W. corner of Lot  -5856, thence 20 chains East;  thence 10 chains South; thence  20 chains West; thence ��� 10  chains north to point of commencement and containing 20  acres, more or less..  The purpose  for which the  land is required is camp site.  Alex Fredrick Donley  Dated 25 May, 1957.  NOTICE OF INTENTION TO  .APPLY  TO  PURCHASE  LAND  In Land Recording District  of Vancouver and situate vicinity of Welcome Pass'  TAKE NOTICE that I, H.  Hartly of 947 - West 58th  Ave, Vancouver, occupation,  manager of Transport Business  intend to apply for permission  to purchase the following de-  scribjgd lands:���  Commencing at a post planted approximately 5 chains  South of S.E. corner of Lot  5854, thence 20 chains East;  thence 10 chains South; thence  20 chains West; thence 10  chains North,to point of commencement and containing 20  acres, more or less.  The purpose for which the  land is   required  is  campsite.  ��� Harry Mitchell Hartly.  Dated May 25, 1957.  The teachers of the Province say "good luck and a bright;  future'?' to this month's school graduates!  B. C. education is a flexible, ever-changing process which  has kept pace with the growth and development of Canada and the province. We recognize that our educational  system is one of the finest on the continent.  We are proud of the student^ graduating from our  schools. After years of classroom association with boy&  and girls, we rest assured thai British Columbia's future  is in good hands. When they choose their vocation, we  hope that many will decide tp enter the teaching profession. * '. '  .  B.C. TEACHERS' FEDERATION  1644 W. Ba-oadway  Vancouver 9, B.C.  2    Coast News, June 20, 1957.  Mrs. Evelyn Berdahi. It proves  that publications certainly reflect the spirit of the times.    -   --:     '; ������-��� '.' ' - y- ���.-   v  NOTICE OF INTENTION TO  APPLY TO PURCHASE  LAND  Hi Land Recording District  of New Westminster, B.C. and  situate part of Lot 1638, Group  One N.W. Dis. Halfmoon Bay  TAKE NOTICE that Russell  Brooks Jnr. of Halfmoon Bay,  B.C., occupation Logger intends to apply for permission  to purchase the following described lands:���  Commencing at a post planted South West1 corner of Lot  1638 thence 20 chains West to  S.E. corner; thence six chains  South; thence 20 chains West;  thence six chains North to  place of commencement and  containing 12 acres, more  or  less.  The purpose for (which the  land   is   required   is  farming  purposes. . .       i'tli  Russell Hawes Brooks^ Jnr.  Dated May 31, 1957.  THE  BEST  BREWS  IN THE WORLD  COME  FROM  CARUNG'S  THE ��&SWLSN�� BREWERIES (8.C.) LIMITED (formerly VmoHver Breweries ltd.) ,  RED CAP ALE - PILSENER LAGER BEER . UBC BOHEMIAN LACER BEER - OLD COUNTRY ALE ��� ��X CREAM STOUT  this advertisement Is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control Board or the Government of British Columbia  |       Public UtHities  Commission Motor  Carrier Branch  NOTICE OF HEARING  Date of Hearing: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26, 1957. Time:  2:00 p.m.  Place of Hearing: Room 322,  Motor Vehicle Building, 1740  West Georgia Street, Vancouver 5, B.C.  Subject: Application of SECHELI' MOTOR TRANSPORT  LTD. to file new tariff naming  passenger fares" and* express  rates.  Due to change in Black Ball  ferry service and to other  causes. Sechelt Motor Transport Ltd.; made... and has; published an application, to ostab*'  ���lish a new tariff naming new  passenger1 )fares ajhd1 Xeixpre^  rates for both local and through  bus service, including increases in through fares at most o��  the important poSnts, (served,  and other increases and reductions.  Copies of the tariff are avail-  . able at the carrier's depots at  Sechelt, Vancouver Yariid Powell River arid'also at this office  * The proposed-effective date  of June 20th, 1957, has at the  Y;.direciion;y^^oflythe^Commission  ;;been^iwpend^Beridirig decision af ter^tiie'hearing, but  the Company has beeri authorized to put an interim increase  into effect on June 19th  amounting to 15c on each adult  one-way through fare and 10c  on each children's one-way  through fare.  Ahv person having an interest iri this application may attend the. Hearing in person or  be represented or submissions  in writing niay be addressed  to the undersigried , arid, will  receive due consideration  when the application is being  heard.  W.A. Jaffray  Superintendent   of   Motor  1740 West Georgia Street,  Vancouver 5,  B.C.  NoticeT To Contractors  j     Snag Falling  Sealed tenders*will be received by the Chief Forester  up to 3 p.m.(P.D;S:T.), Wednesday,' July' 3, 1957, for a  snag-falling contract on 1,700  acres, more or less, situated in  the vicinity Tof Lois Lake, near  Powell River.  Particulars may be obtained  from ythe undersigned,--the District i Forester, ^Vancouver* or  the Forest Rangers at, Powell  River,; Pender. Harbour, or Se-  - chelt.  ���" .'.    y ���������: .���  As a security deposit, the  >:. contractor-���. must forward with  the coriiplejted tender, cash or  certified' cheqrie payable to the  Minister of Finance in thei  surii of 2% of the total contract  price.  Payments will be made in  instalments as the, work progresses, arid as a further-, guarantee of performance, a holdback will be retairied ori the  Tfir&t"payment iairiouritirig to  3% of the total bid. This-holdback and the security deposit  will be returned on satisfactory completion of the entire  co^-raot.  Tenders will not be considered uniess made out on the  form supplied, for quoting, arid  unless that foriri is properly  signed and completed as.; indicated thereon and accoriipan-  ied by the necessary security  deposit. "^  The lowest or any /tender  not necessarily accepted.' .**  Tenders must be submitted  in the envelope; marked; "Tender for Snag-falling, Lois Lake  Project."  CD.   Orchard,  Chief. Forester and Deputy  . Minister of' Forests.      .>  Parliament Buildings,       ;  Victoria, B.C.  June 11, 1957. ' ; qygrrei na$  adopted family  Fred, the young squirrel of  Dallas,   Texas,   whose picture  and story appeared recently  in Life Magazine, has nothing  on Babe and her pal of Roberts  Creek.  This lively couple are pets  of Norman and Dorothy Light-  foot and provide plenty of  entertainment. Unlike Fred,  they do^not sleep in the house,  but come in only when invited  at  stated   times   of   the   day. .  For Guaranteed  Watch and Jewelry  Repairs  CHRIS'S   JEWELERS  Work  done  on  the  Premise*  WE BUY OLD GOLD  T     - Phone 96 Sechelt  Then they eat the bowlful of  nuts, fruit and so on provided for them.  Like Fred, they play about  the house, climb up on handy  shoulders, chatter and play  like any other houst pets.   '  During the winter Babe  went off on business of her  own and the Lightfoots feared  they would not see*her again.  With the coming of spring,  however, upon opening the  door one morning, they were  happily set upon by Babe. She  rushed up and down their  shoulders, over to the food  Dowl, into this corner- and that,  expressing joy to be back home  in every twitch of her saucy  tail. She had not forgotten her  friends. Why should she?  Where else would she get apples bought for her at 9c per  pound?  Got   a   talent?   Prepare  share it, at the fair.  it;  T&sescSay and Wednesday, Juste 25, 23  from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m.  Pender Harbour, Secret Cove, Halfmoon Bay and Welcome Beach districts for  the purpose of System improvements.  Bi 6.  &���  Mfc  at LLOYD'S  Wl They're beautiful _ and they won't fade or stain ��� easy te  clean with just the occasional wipe cf a damp cloth.  ^ii . ��� y  .������,:������'   ;     ..    ���    '��� ���*  -'     -��� ���  I  i TWO  ��*:-iq cu. Ft  ��50. Puts' it in, your home  Soft yellow outside and oool pale blue inside. .IS?  Wonderful   Westinghouse   features ��� BIG freezer _and meat  keeper ��� good space in doer ��� roomy Humidrawer for perfect U  vegetables, plus lovely, gleaming color. '  LLOYD'S Convenient Terms        $50.00 Down ��� ��15.00 Month.  8 Cu. Ft.       White  $30. Puts it in. your home  Takes only 24" floor space. Full width 40 lb. Freezer and coi:t  storage tray. Full width Humidrawer that keeps up to a haif-  hushel of vegetables crisp and fresh. Storage for eggs and  boitles in door. A wonderful buy for a small family.  LLOYD'S Convenient Terms $30.00 Down ��� $15.00 Month  is the time to. get a new. modern WESTINGHOUSE   Refrigerator   at   LLOYD'S  where t you can be sure of satisfaction  arid a price as good as anywhere. . Buy where you'll do better, at  yPHONE P.H. 222  To the Board of Commissioners, Village of Gibsons  Landing:  Dear Sirs:  Most of the conference business, in fact all except the unavoidable  association   routine,  was by panel discussion of the  new   Municipal   Act,   with*a  question  period the  last   half  'day on   that   and  the   Homo-  owners Grant act.   In respect-  of the latter, there were present Mr. W.F.' Veitch,  director  of taxation reasearch, with two  assistants   from   the   taxation  branch.  The panel discussions touched on many matters not of immediate concern to this village,  besides, of course, quite a number that is our concern, some  of which had been the basis  of questions on which I had already made enquiry. ���,  In general it seemed to be  most apparent that   the panel  members themselves were very  often uncertain as to the exact  meaning^,   which   is. IremaMt-  able when one considers that  among   panel   members   were  men like Ron Howard, solicitor for North Vancouver, and  Mr. Lidster, solicitor for New  Westminster   for   many   years  and in municipal work continuously since the early 1920's-  iStill more remarkable was the  (evident uncertainty of the department men.  The attitude of  the  latter  was   very   evident  when shops regulation was under discussion; the deputy minister was not prepared to admit  that   the   act,  as  framed,  '  was  not   enforceable;  on   the  other hand he  would not de-  , clare that in the opinion of the  Department   it   was   enforceable; perhaps not   wishing  to  go   contrary  to the press reports of the Premier's remarks  Actually   his    recommenda- .  tions  seemed to  be   that   the  municipalities   adopt    bylaws,  attempt enforcement by  court  action if necessary, and leave  it. to the court to decide if the  bylaw,   based   on   the   act,   is  sound.   In   effect, the municipalises   ^ssumje ithe  cost   of.  court action, to test the validity  of government act.   I am sorry  that I d0 not,feel.competent to  "give any definite advice as respects shops regulation, except  to say that' I think it would be  desireable and  safe  to   adopt  the proposed bylaw authorized  by Section 869; I don't think  we would be likely to get into  any trouble there.  But I certainly   am   not   prepared    to  make any recommendation  as  to a bylaw under 867.  Some points were made in  the discussions that could be  of local application, such as:  It is important that no expenditures be made, no cheques  signed, except for purposes  properly authorized, meaning  in general that the matter is .  covered by expenditure bylaw  and in most cases that the item  has been further specifically  authorized by.,, resolution; it  may be noted thatT this latter  point is referred to in the Ex-  .   penditure bylaws.  Another   point    made    was  that it was generally not good  practice to put a load  on the  taxpayer to provide funds, or  services for some future years.  It was admitted that this often  could not be well avoided, especially    if   any   considerable  ��� amount of capital expenditure  was being provided from current revenue. But an example  of   what   should    be   avoided  would be a case of a capital installation    being    made   from  borrowing,   than   rates  being  levied on a scale to try to pay  the capital installments, interest, provide funds to cover de-  v* '.eciation   write-offs,   and   at  the same time provide  funds  ior  further   capital    additions.  ,t There    are   several   bylaws  that I believe we should work  yon.   One is a bylaw governing  procedure*, on   bylaws; such a  bylaw is now required by the  act.    So  far   we   have   none,  merely carrying on  a procedure established I think by Mr.  Winn and Mr. Parker.   I had  some     discussion     with     Mr.,  Brown on this,  and with several of the other clerks; Rupert  Harrison, of West Vancouver,  spoke on the matter.   I find  there is no common practice;  some  give all   three readings  at one meeting. Years ago we  tried   this \ and   got   smackjed  down.  Actually our procedure  seems to be pretty well in line  with    recommended    practice,  but I think it could be stream-1  lined a bit so as to be less time  consuming;   and  it   wdiild   be  well to have an accepted Procedure set out for the record  in .a bylaw.  : I think" we should also-adopt  a new General Procedure by-.  law, with perhaps some study  of the hew act. This of course  is on the "agenda"; in actual  fact we have. riot for years  payed much attention to the  P��r>"da. and it might be well  to have a set of rules, based  a procedure found conveh-  ever under Section   570   it is  possible that a bylaw could-' be  drafted that would provide an  "out". I know-1 could draft  a bylaw under that section  that would provide such an  "out"; whether it would get  by, and not be thrown out as  contrary to the Public Utilities  Act is another matter.  The Home-owners Grant act  was the basis of a great number and variety of questions  {and plenty of off-the-record  remarks). Mr. Veitch, mentioned above, carried the load  here and gave very definite  answers in most cases. I had  a full sheet of questions in, beside some oral ones. A lot of  the rulings given will not be at  all popular; however, my practice will be to follow the rulings as closely as possible, and  if a dis-satisfied applicant  wishes to apply to the higher  powers, and get a ruling in  writing to   me.  I  will   follow  Coast News;, June 20, 1957.   &  that ruling.  It   seems  almost  imposslsSe  to get  things  in writing azggr  more.   Nearly all the namfeS-  pal   officers   are sour on $a&  deal anyway, as it is adding &&  the office work a great x&&3l.  About all  ihe  larger   musacl-  palities, and many of the smsM  ones, have already had to J3&~  crease their' staffs.   Besides, SB  tends to delay actual receipt eg  money and at this time of yess-  most places need money bad fee  carry on their work.   An answer,  of  course,  is  to  borrow  from the bank but that agam  costs extra money.  CASE DISMISSED  A preliminary .hearing intsc  a charge of rape was held al;  Sechelt Police Court June 2F  lasting eight hours. ���  Ernest Alexander was crows-,  counsel and H.A.D. Oliver aj>-  peared for the defense. Wms?  witnesses gave evidence iter  the crown but failed to c&e-  roborate evidence given by the  prosecution and did not establish a prima facia case, re^tife-  ing in a dismissal of the chargfe  Are yoii  fully covered?  For up-to-date insurance  consult  N.   Richard  McKibbin  PHONE 42 GIBSONS, B. C.  OVER 25 YEARS INSURANCE EXPERIENCE  . -.--~ ^ ..*.  immtLimm  Oil  less  lent,  and then more   or  stay with those rules.  A new Elections bylaw  should be brought down; the  present bylaw, which I drew  up smore :or. less-".off the cuff"  is remarkably close to what*is  required by the new act; but  a number of forms now required by law are not precisely . the same Wording, and the  bylaw should conform to the  requirements of the act. Also,  it should provide for the two  new classes of voters, the "resident electors" and: the "ten*;  ant electors". The previous^  "spouse-elector" is no more,  now being absorbed among the  "tenant-electors". So . I can  now burn the costly printing  I had done two years ago for  this' class.  Apparently the legislature  took no action in respect to  the request that municipalities  be freed from dictation by the.  Public Utilities Commission in  respect tb water- service cut-  side   their   boundaries.     How-  wM) does  your insurance agent  work for?  If you are dealing with an independent  insurance agent or broker, you can be  sure that he's working for you ... .  acting in your best interests at all times.  Because  he  represents  a  number  of  insurance companies,  an independent -  insurance   man   is   in   a   position   to  ascertain  the best policies  suited to  your needs.y  This   personal   service   means   your  insurance is always placed to your best  ��� advantage. You can see why it pays to  deal  with  an  independent  insurance  -  agent or broker.  ft  Look for this emblem  before you buy fire, aulo  or general insurance.. --  THE INSURANCE AGENTS'  ASSOCIATION  OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  ./   7661-1  l|  mem.  f^^lw^      YOUR DOLLAR  BUYS MORE AT YOUR MARSHALL-WELLS STORES  50* Garden Hose ��� $'���������'-'-���*  ��� X''  i gal. White House -R&int  Coiii   Broom    X..:....  ���S3- Q1!  2 Burner Hot Plate  32 Pc Luncheon Sets  3 Pc Luggage Set    I gal Thermos Jar --  - $9.59  S29.99  - e t  o  TOYS - TOOLS - FISHING TACKLE ��� PAINT BRUSHES - GARDEN TOOLS - CUPS & SAUCERS  ��� & MANY .OTHER SEASONAL -BARGAINS.  Be.SuVe-te get your ttlmtrated Flyer at the Post Office  SECHELT, B.C 4   Coast News, June 20, 1957.  ospsta  X*aiest reports bring the St.  Mary's Hospital Fund raising  drive close to $2400 with con-  ���gributions brought in by Marge  r>avis in her Bargain Harbour  srea and sizeable cheques received from such fims as B.C.  Forest Products and Standard  ��il along with a generous donation from the Sechelt Branch  No. 140 of the Canadian Legion.  Individual contributors in  jPcnder Harbour's Bargain Har-  iwur community were: < Mr.  and Mrs. James; Cameron, Bill  Malcolm, Bill Davis, H. Rousseau, Alan Scoular, Leif Iver-  son, Bill Warnock, Peter Dubois Jr., Sam Hateley, N. Des-  Slans, Martin Warlock, Joe  Stacey, Joe Baker, Fred Crosby, Tom Gibson, ' Al Carter,  SEBd Mr. George Brown, Nor-  saan Sleip, Jack Rouse.  Robert D. Wright, N.D.  NATUROPATHIC   PHYSICIAN  Gower Point Rd.'  RR-1 Gibsons, B.C.  By Appointment Only  Phone 172W  Sunshine Coast  Kiwanis Calf Club  MEETIN6  Parish Hall  FRIDAY, June 21  3 p.m..  Interested parents and members  are asked to attend.  low New  in Stock  Broadview  Lino Tile  The best 2nd gauge on the  market, ��� 12 beautiful modern colors in the Jaspe pa't-  jt&i&.  !    Cheaper than yard goods.  Less cutting waste and easier  to lay. Unlimited choice of  patterns.  15c per 9x9 tile  Linogrips & Accessories  Alum.   Trims ���  Sink   Rims  We have them at  GIBSONS  BUILDING  SUPPLIES  LTD.  Phone Gibsons 53  WINNER of ' Imperial Oil  Trophy is David J. Wright, 18,  of Victoria who won the B.C.  regional finals in the Junior  Chamber of Commerce teenage safe-driving road-e-o over  local driving champions from  25 other B.C. communities.  The youthful drivers came  to Vancouver for day-long driving tests as guests of Imperial  Oil Limited.  Halfmoon Bay  BY PAT WELSH  Well known long time residents of Halfmoon Bay, Mr.  and Mrs. Hilton Tait ,left last  week to live in Kelowna. They  were accompanied by Mr. and  Mrs. Wilf Scott who spent the  weekend as their guests. Mr.  and Mrs. Warne have purchased the Tait property and  are now living there.  A weekend guest of the  Richard Mosiers was Mrs.  Frances Parnell of North Bur  naby.'  Mrs. Roy Doyle spent a few  days in Vancouver.  Mr. Tom. Barrow returned to  his summer home after spending the winter at Comos and  North Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. A. Menzies  have as guests Mr. and Mrs.  Maze of Burnaby, while Mr.  and Mrs. Budd are occupying  the Reston cottage for a vacation.  Mr; and Mrs.. H. Watts and  three children of Vancouver  spent the weekend with Mr.  and Mrs.  Bert Anderson.  Mrs. Farmer Steele, /known  as Grandma Steele, died in  Vancouver on Thursday. Mrs!  Steele who was a frequent  visitor at the Johnny Simpson  home was the grandmother of  Elaine Simpson.  Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lunn  and Michael who have been  <living at Prince. George for  some months are expected atf  their summer home on June  20 to stay until September.  Weekenders at their summer  homes were Mr. Shaich, the  S. Shaws and family, the J.  Cunliffes and Pon, Mr. and  Mrs. B. Anderson, G. Cruise  and family, Bill Robinson, family and guests, the Bill Thorns,  Gerry and Chuck, George  Nairn, the Phil Dills and children, Mr. and Mrs. McAllister,  Donna and Ian; Nora and Don  MacDonald and Ron Bundy  from New Westminster.  Mrs. Florence Thompson was  a weekend guest of the Frank  Lyons.  Registered at the Redrooffs  Resort are Mr. and Mrs. W.  Davies of Vancouver.  I  Whatever you're saving for���better stove ot  t  Complete line of  Capture   and   occupation   of.���*,-..  Van  Anda, the  cheerful little  community on the .rock-bound  .shore   of  Texada   Island,   was  the objective of a strong raid- S  ing party of Legionaires from  various peninsula points, supported by their auxiliaries,  June 8.  The   operation was   successful��� up to a point.  But then y  it   backfired.    Landing   forces f  landed and occupied, but were  themselves captured ���- by the 5  warm hospitality   afforded by  the   happy   group   comprising  Van Anda branch  of the  Legion together with its Ladies'  Auxiliary.  The occasion was the Elphinstone Zone Council meeting. The zone includes the six  Legion branches: Gibsons, Roberts Creek, Sechelt, Pender  Harbour, Westview and VanT  Artda and was organized by  Zone Commander Fred Clay^j  ton, of Pender Harbour, in cooperation    with    Van    Anda  Branch.  :4*  At     Westview    rendezvous,,  the   visitors  were  entertained  at Alexander House, the plush  iH.Q.    of    Westview   Branch.  From Westview they embark-^  ed in the Pender Harbour Ma*^  rine Squadron craft, skippered^  by Jim and Don Cameron, tra^  veiling in   convoy to Texada,  with the tiny Westview, ferry*.;  NURSES ON TOUR  Miss Ivy Ware and Miss  Ursula Cousins, two nurses  who have been on the staff of.  the St. Mary's Hospital, for the  past fow months, sailed on the  Furness Liner "Pacific North  West" on a round the world  trip which eventually will take  them to England.  Miss Ware and Miss Cousins  have been seeing Canada by  nursing in hospitals for the  vpast four years. They expect  to spend a holiday in England  with relatives before starting  out on their nursing careers  again.  boat, crowded to the gunnels,  carrying the advance party.  On arrival ,aj Van ' AndaV  the guests were welcomed by  President Stan Barker, of the  local branch, supported by a  squad of his Legion stalwarts  who stood by with a fleet of  cars. From dockside they were  whisked through the village  and up the craggy slopes to  the spacious Elks Hall.  Visiting brass from Vancouver included Sid Kirk, popular  second vice-president of Provincial Command, and Ross  Thomas, secretary of the Vancouver Zone Council.  Business of the meeting was  Whipped through under Chairman Fred Clayton, following -  which some 80 guests sat down  to refreshments provided by  Van Anda Ladies' Auxiliary.  Later entertainment included  showing of the film "Lest We  Forget" covering highlights of  World War I, after which facilities of the local Legion H.Q.  were placed at disposal of the  guests.  The eventful day was climaxed by the dance, held in  the Elks Hall, under aegis of  Van Anda Ladies'   Auxiliary.  at  Marine paints $2.45 q* & up  "House paints                                 $2.50 qt & up  Martin Senour "New Gloss" semi-gloss $2.60 .qt  {Martin Senour Neu Tone flat finish $2.40 qt  Kem-Glo, the wonder one-coat enamel $3.20 qt  Super Kemtone rubber base paint $2.60 qt  in matching colors with Kem-glo Multi-use enamel for use inside and outside                $2.90 qt                      t                 Monochrome cement paint                          $2.55 qt  "CM at 40,50*60?"   R<��atone one-coat pebbled finish sp*ay paint  $2,95 qt  Man, You're Crazy  Forget your age! Thousands ore peppy at 70.  Try 'pepping up" with Ostrex. Contains tonic  for weak, rundown feeling due solely to  body s lack of iron which many men and  women call "old." Try Ostrex Tonic Tablets  for pep, younger feeling, this very day. New  get acquainted size only 60c. For sale at  wl drug stores everywhere.  We can give good painting advice for your particular problenu We  also have a mechanical paint mixer for your convenience.  Your printer is as hear as  your telephone   at 45Q.  For Guaranteed  Watch and Jewelry  Repairs  CHRIS'S   JEWELERS  Work  done  on  the  Premises  WE BUY OLD GOLD  Phone 96 Sechelt  Carpentry Repairs  and Alterations  by competent Tradesmen  Consult us for free estimates  K. Barton &  Write 1531 Haywood Ave, West Vancouver,  or phone collect, Walnut 2-8160  Peninsula Motor  The Name That Means A Good Deal  PHONE SECHELT 10  CHEVROLET  OLDSMOBILE        ���'  PONTIAC  1957   PONTIAC   SEDAN, Less than  1500   miles.   Save yourself hundreds of dollars on this fine car.  WILSON CREEK  BUICK  ; .  CHEVROLET  and  G.M.C. TRUCKS  1955   Pontiac Station Wagon  Chiefton model, a real family  car. Radio, Heater, Turn signals.  All New Rubber.  ORIGINAL PRICE $4000.00  A Steal at      '.-$2695.00  1953   Pontiac  Deluxe Sedan  Radio, Heater, New inptor, Gooc  rubber.  A summer holiday trouble free  with this car.  Only  $1350.00  1953   Chev. Sedan  Good Rubber, Heater, New Seat  Covers, New Paint. A "terrific  buy * only       $H85.00  1950   PONTIAC COACH  Excellent running condition. New Seat Covers  ! & Paint. Good Rubber. 595 00  1946   NASH  Transportation Special  Runs Good  $395.00  CHEV. 1/2 TON  As new ��� only 5000 miles  Ternflcbuy  A$i79&j(t0  1954   CHEV. 1/2 TON  Good condition. All around.  $1095.00  1S49   FORD PANEL  Just what you wanted. It runs.  0n'y $149i00  have a very Fine Selection of  S7 Chevrolets, Pontiacs & Buick  til rates  STATE  15 words for 55 cents plus-  three cents a word oyer 15T This  includes   name   and   address.  Consecutive rates available.  Card of Thanks, Engagements;  In Memoriams and Births - up  to 50 words $1.00 per insertion  3c per word over 50.   .  . Classified display -��� 77c per  column inch.  Cash with order.. A. charge of :  10 cents is made for billing.  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. T  M-IM���I- Ml ��� ���    ������ ���       ��������� ^ ...      II     I ������      ���  COMING EVENTS.  June 25, lower show and tea,  Legion Hall',   Sechelt,   2  p.m.,  All Welcome. \  July ; 6, PTA Dance, Roberts  Creek Community Hall, Benny  Stone's orchestra.  CARD OF THANKS  I would like to thank everyone  who ; participated in and supported the recent dance on behalf of my family ��� and myself.  Special thanks to 'the Mellon-  aires and especially to Ernie  Hume whose efforts made this  possible.    Sincerely,  Jack Wiren and  family.  ENGAGEMENT ,  Mr. and Mrs. C.G. Lucken  have pleasure in announcing  the engagement of their youngest daughter Avril Jessie, 'to  Mr. Murray Grenfell King,  only son of Mr. and Mrs. Mitchell King of Gibsoris. Wedding plans to be announced  later.  HELP WANTED (MALE)  Competent male piano player  available Tuesday nights, 7 to  9 p.m. Apply Box 480, Coast  News.  WORK  WANTED  Peninsula Chimney Cleaning  service. Stoves, oil burners,  furnaces. All work guaranteed  Phone Sechelt 146M.  Spray and brush painting;  also paperhanging. J. Melhus.  Phone  Gibsons   33. tin  Odd jobs of any kind done at.  reasonable rStes.   Phone Gibsons 82H.  TOTEM  FLASHES  Eight acres, choice land, main  highway, easy terms.  Two good, lots, nice location in  Gibsons. Small unfinished  house, only $2200.  Nice home, rented suite. On  black top in Village Near everything, good view. $9500 on  iCvv lerms:    ~" y .  $1200 down, that's all, balance  as rent. View home with 3  good lots.  Ten acres in Pratt Road,, nice  locality.  Gower Point, one acre waterfrontage, good 2 BR home.  Full price only $7500 on easy  terms.  Several excellent lots, good  investment, easy terms.  Always a better buy at  TOTEM  REALTY  Gibsons  4 room modern house, 1.05  acres, at Pender Harbour.  Fruit trees ��� sea view. Phone  Sechelt 72F.  A four year old, four room  home with utility and Pembroke bath, cement walks,  picket fence, two lots in garden, fruit trees, berries and  flowers,, including a two room  cabin in the back. Also have a  new Shopsmith and some, furnishings. In the heart of Sechelt. Cash sale, Agnes Engen.  JOHN COLERIDGE REALTY  (NOTARY PUBLIC)  Oldest Realty Office  In Gibsons  Look for the Big Neon Sign  JO  RENT  Beach house, Gower Point,  week or month, July 1st to.  August 15". Sleep 3 Or 4. Row  boat included. Phone WA  2-1095.  Three rooirt fully furnished  suite on waterfront at Granthams. Phone  Gibsons   114W.  Coast News, June 20, 1957.    5  DIRECTORY  Three room fully furnished  suite on waterfront at Granthams,   Phone Gibsons: 114W.  ���*'������ >*.  FOR SALE  2 burner coal oil stove, Perfection. Write Mrs. Telford, Gibsons or phone 231.  A^NOUN.CEMENJ'^  --vti/r-*.   ,JT.'J^Z  During the months of July and  August, the Gibsons Public Library will be open on Tuesday  afternoons only. Hours 2 - 4.  For~~WATKINS    PRODUCTS  phone Gibsons 90Y evenings,  or  write   Mel  Lillejord,  Box  203, Gibsons.  Maytag wringer washing machine. Heavy steel tub, loading* lid. Also heavy steel slat  springs^ witlr legs" fo?" Hdlly*  wood bed. Write P.O. Box 216  Gibsons1 or phone 86X.  FRED FERNIE  RAWLEIGH PRODUCTS  Phone 116IC  Fuller brush dealer. J. Nelson  Roberts Ck. ffh. Gibsons 178T  INSURANCE  SECHELT INSURANCE  AGENCIES  Real Estate  Property   Management  Insurance  Office Phone 22  T.E.DUFFY, Agent  Residence 158  I. MACKAY, Salesman.  Residence 70F   "  W. (BILL) COFFEY  Insurance Salesman  Fire, Auto, Liability. Prompt  courteous service. Totem Realty, Gibsons  WATCH REPAIRS  T'Watch -and Jewelry Repairs  Marine Men's Wear. Agents  for W. H. Grass ie. Fast  reliable ��� service. tfn  For Guaranteed Watch and  Jewelry Repairs, See Chris's  Jewelers, Sechelt. Work done  on the premises. tfn  One Astral fridge, very cheap.  Phone Sechelt -45R.   -   ..f . .  800 watt lighting plant, $100.  Phone Sechelt'72F.  John Deere crawler tractor,  No. 40, HD blade, gearmatic  winch, $2,800.. Super-twin IEL  power saw, 48 in. bar, $125.  ^hone Gibsons 92F. O. Hardy.  Mason & Risch piano in good  condition, $300 or nearest reasonable offer accepted. Phone  Pender Hbr. 371.  Cedar posts 8 ft. long. 25 cents  each. No delivery. L. Soren-  sen, R.R. 1, Gibsons.  One 7 hp. power saw, 1956  .model; front locking hubs- for.  4x4 international truck arid  one .303 rifle. Apply at Murray's nursery, Gibsons,, or will  trade power saw for 14 to 16  foot boat.  WANTED  Good home wanted in country  for four months old male small  breed puppy. Phone Gibsons  251. . ���  ������  10' dinghy to serve as lifeboat  Phone Sechelt 43.  Second hand'boom chains. Ph.  Sechelt 43.    ���  Mercury Mark 25 20, Hp. outboard, in top- shape, as new.  $350. Phone P.H. 222 8 a.m. to  5.30, evenings, P.H. 211, Ask  for Les.  Gasoline washing machine mo-  tor\ complete with brackets,  phone Gibsons 82H.  1 used Enterprise wood' and  coal range; 1 new pushbutton  G.E. Range, 1956 model. Terrific bargains. Parkers Hardware, Sechelt 51.  LAYING PULLETS  Beautiful   white^   Sussex,   Lay  brown eggs, $2.50 each.  Brooding   Hens,   Boilers,   call  Don Ritchey, Gibsons   107W,  BOATS FOR SALE  14 ��fr> plywood boat, 5 ft. beam,  Bfiggs & Stratton engine, 3Vz  Hp. New last year. All in good  condition. Price $300. Apply  M. Kjeiby, New Brighton.  16 ft. outboard hull, used one  year. Fibreglass bottom, $350  or nearest reasonable offer.  Phone Pender Harbour 371.  '50 Plymouth $595. '51 Ford,  $675. '41 Buick $295. Sechelt  Automotive, Phone 27.  Used electric "and gas ranges,  also oil ranges. C&S Sales,  Phone Sechelt 3.  ��� 1 slightly used 33 Hp. Scott  Attwater OB motor. Parker's  Hardware, Sechelt.  Ford 4x4. $595. '52 Internationals! 195; Good buys. Sechelt Automotive, 'Phone 27.���  1 new push button G.E. range,  tfeed Westinghouse washer $25  Parker's Hardware, Sechelt 51.  MADEIRA PARK TRUCKING  ��� ��� co. -;."���.  Sand and Gravel Fill  Bulldozing ��� Clearing  Prompt Service  Phone P.H. 251  FIX-IT SHOP  Chimney sweeping, stoves  cleaned and repaired, stove  parts for all models.  ROOFING AND GLAZING  Electric, oil and gas appliances  and washing machines repaired  PHONE GIBSONS 177K  Free pick-up and delivery  GIBSONS BOAT WORKS  Boat Builders & Repairers  Phone Gibsons 11IX  SERVICE FUELS  Ran Vernon  R.R.  1    Gibsons    Phone 173Q  Aider cr Fir -Bushwood  Mill Slabwood  Sand, Gravel and Cr. Rock  Products.  C and S SALES. SERVICE  Agents  For  Propane Gas  Combination Gas Ranges  Sales and   Installations  Free Estimates  Electric and Gas Hot Plates  FURNITURE  LINOLEUMS  Phone  3 Sechelt  r ���  ������������������ '���-    ���        ��� --���   ���   --���' ��� ��� ��� . ��� ���������������*��� ���������. . �����  Notions ������ Cards ��� Toys  Miscellaneous Gifts X-  THRIFTEE   STORES  Left of^Post Office  Gibsons, B.C-  Headquarters for Wool  Painting,; ���  Exterior, Interior, ;  Paper hanging, spray painting,  ��� ��� Estimates  H. GAINES  Sechelt 6.2F  FRANK A. LYONS  Real   Estate  Agent  Redrooffs and   Halfmoon Bay  Phone Sechelt 95Q  For LEX. Power Saws,  Service and Parts, see  GILLESPIE SALES  & SERVICE  Phone Gibsons 173F  TELEVISION  'SALES AND SERVICE  Dependable Service  RICHTER'S RADIO -^. T-V  y   Fine Home Furnishings     .k  Major Appliances r  Phone 6 Sechelt  DIRECTORY   (Continued)  ~ PENINSULA  ACCOUNTING SERVICE  All Types of Accounting  Problems   Expertly   Attended  Village Enterprises Bldg..  Sechelt  Office Open 9 a.m. .��� 5 p.m.  Daily  Phone Sechelt 37  Residential; & Industrial  Wiring  Electrical  Appliances  ALSO  TV   REPAIRS  BOB   LITTLE  Phone Gibsons  162  Alterations, Repair Work,  Remodelling,  Painting  Floor Sanding, Tiles Laid  JOE BENNER  Phone Sechelt 92R  iWIRING  Commercial. Residential,.  Industrial  Electric Heat  PARKER & SIM  ELECTRIC LTD.  Sechelt Phone 161  NOTARY PUBLIC  Legal Documents promptly  attended to  "W.J. (Jack)  Mayne  Phone 24 Secheli  B.C.  .    *������������������    ���!��������������������� ��� ������   ���     I   ��� �����.!    I     ...��� ���-.��� .. ,-      ..' ...- I .    .�����  G. Serlui        .  Public Accountant  SYSTEMS  MONTHLY ACCOUNTING  FINANCIAL STATEMENTS  INCOME TAX REPORTS  Phone Gibsons 251.  HILL'S   MACHINE    SHOP  Cold Weld Process  Engine Block Repairs  Arc, Acy. Welding  Precision Machinists  Phone 54 Residence 152  "���       TRACTOR WORK  Clearing, Grading, Excavating  Bulldozing. Clearing Teeth  FOR RENT  Arches, Jacks, Pump  A. E. Riitcliey  Phone Gibsons 176  FAIRMILE  '        BOAT WORKS, LTD.  y   Custom Pleasure Craft  & Dinghys  Repairs, Hardware, Paints  Beach Ave. West  Roberts Creek       Phone 216Y  Th) Timid Soul  ' A trEBSTCR CLASSIC  REFRIGERATION  SALES AND SERVICE  Commercial ��� Domestic  25 Years' Experience  A. M. CAMPBELL  SECHELT 83Q  BECK  &   DAVIS  ELECTRICAL  CONTRACTORS  Industrial, Commercial and  Residential Wiring & Repairs  Electrical Heating Installed  Anywhere on the Peninsula  Repairs to  All Electrical Appliances  Freo Estimates Gladly Given  Phone Sechelt 23 or 68H  WIRING and APPLIANCE  .SALES      TV  Electrical Wiring  Alterations and Repairs  F. UTTING, WILSON CREEK  Phone 15T  LET US HELP YOU  PLAN NOW  For your Construction Needs  All types of  BUILDING or ALTERATIONS  and LIGHT GRADING  Smith & Peterson Construction  Ltd.  Phone 28, 85 or 90Q, Gibsons  P fiNl NSULA    CLEANERS  Cleaners for the Sechelt  Peninsula  Phone:  Gibsons 100  GIBSONS  BUILDING SUPPLIES  LTD.  "WE   CARRY   THE   STOCK"  Phone  Gibsons  53  MARSHALL'S  PLUMBING  HEATTNG &- SUPPLIES  Phone Gibsdns 134, 104, or 33  Home   and Industrial   Wiring  Electrical Heating  Radios, Appliances, TV Service  GIBSONS    ELECTRIC  Phone 130  Authorized GE Dealer  LAURIE SPECK  HEATING & SHEET METAL  Gibsons 143  Trinity Sunday  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomew's,    Gibsons  11.00 a.m. Morning Prayer  11 a.m. Sunday School  St. Hilda's    Sechelt  11.00 a.m.   Holy   Communion  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  Si. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  2.00 p.m. Evensong  j Port Mellon  [���'���      7.30 p.m. Evensong  ' UNITED  Gibsons'  Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.  11 a.m. Divine Service  Roberts Creek, 2 p.m.  Wilson   Creek  11 a.m. Sunday School  3:30 p.m. Divine Service  ST. VINCENT'S  Holy Family, Sechelt,    9 a.m.  St. Mary's, Gibsons, 10.30 a.m.  Port Mellon,   first  Sunday  oi  each month at 11.35 a.m.  PENTECOSTAL  11 a.m. Devotional  10 a.m. Sunday School  f    7.30     Evening  Service  Tuesday night 7.30  8 pm Thursday night  Bethal   Baptist   Church  7:30  P.M.,  Wed.,  Prayer  -11:15 A.M., Worship Service  2 P.M., 1st Thurs., in Month  Mission Circle  Pender Harbour Tabernack  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 United Church  LATTER DAY SAINTS  Sunday School, 10.15 am  Granthams    Community   Hall  LADIES: READ THIS!  Unwanted hair removed permanently from face, arms, legs - . .  with SANTEX, Harmless���leaves  skin soft and smooth. SANTX js  Safe, Simple and Scientific. Sold  in a money-back guarantee. Price  $3.00 or two supplies for $5.00  postpaid. (C. O. D. ��� postage  extra). *  fflirs. DOREEN HOPE & Co., Dept  ;6024 PARK AVE.,  MONTREAL.  PENDER  HARBOUR  Mrs. Harry Reiter and  daughter, Pat, of Garden Bay,  left Monday for Vancouver  where they will join Mr. Rei-  ter to make their home there.  Mr. and Mrs.' Gil Hascamp  of Irvine's Landing are in Vancouver for a week.  Norman Lee has returned to  Irvine's Landing from a fishing trip up north.  Mr. and Mrs. G. Huber at  Jervis Inlet for the past couple  of months are back in Pender  Harbour again.  Don Jeffries of Egmont has  been in Garden Bay for the  past few days and so has Mr.  Herman Boutilier.  Miss Mein Lieshout. formerly ����� St. Mary's Hospital has  left for Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. Fraser of Selma Park paid a visit to Pender  Harbour during the week.  Mr. and Mrs. Norman Klein  were in-Vancouver on a business trip during the week.  Miss Jeny Catheart of Garden Bay has taken up residence in Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. Wm Cook and  Mr. J. Jeffries of Egmont spent  Wednesday in Garden Bay.  Mr. E. Silvia of Egmont was  visiting in Garden Bay  Mr. Koree Nygard of Vancouver was a visitor to Garden Bay on Wednesday.  Dr. and Mrs. H.R. Hylton of  Granthams Landing spent the  weekend in Garden Bay.  Captain and TMra Paul Webb  of Mercer Island, near Seattle,  came to Pender Harbour on  their sailing schooner, the  Blue Waters. They intend to  spend the summer cruising in  local waters.  Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Davis,  at present living in Sinclair  Bay, were weekend visitors to  Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. Norman Ems-  ley of Campbell River are vis  iting Irvine's Landing. They  came on their motor boat the  "Lamalchie".  Col. Stewart Johnson of Madeira Park was a recent visitor  to Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. Len Hambley  of Francis Peninsula* are back  after spending the winter in  Vancouver.  Miss Margaret Thompson of  St. Mary's'Hospital has returned to Vancouver where she  will make her home.  Mrs. Baird of Middlepoint  spent Wednesday in Garden  Bay.  BOOKS  in Library  New titles recently added to  the Gibsons Public Library:  Albrand, M., Linden Affair.  Anderson, M., My Lord,  What a Morning.  Anstruther, I., Dr. Livingstone. '  Borden, M., Hungry Leopard  Brebner, W., Doubting Thomas. *  Du Maurieij, D., The Scapegoat.  Gann, E., Twilight for the  Gods. ,   {  Gardner, E.S., Case of the  Gilded Lily.  Hammonds, World Atlas.  Keyes, F., Blue Camelia.  Luntz, C.E., Challenge of  Reincarnation.  MJarquand,     J., > ^Stopover:  Tokyo. ���... t      .. ZXzyXxy   \ :-'-. .  "Shute, N., BeyondTthe Black. \  Stump. f  Sinclair, U., Cup omFury.  ON TOUR  The Misses Barbara Flay  jand Darlene White-have, left  the Peninsula for an extended  "motoring tour through the interior of B.C. by Cariboo and  John Hart Highway. The girla  plan to tour Alberta and' the  U.S.A. for three months.  NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS  Tenders are invited for widening and deepening the  creek oh the Pemler Harbour Elementary School grounds ami  the installation of a wooden culvert.  Plans and specifications may be obtained from the School-  Board Office, Gibsons, B.C.  Tenders, in sealed envelopes, marked "Culvert", win be  received on or before 12 o'clock noon on Saturday, July 6ih.  The lowest or any tender will not necessarily be accepted.  The Board of School Trustees  School District No. 46 (Sechelt).  Application has been made io the Public Utilities Commission  for the abandonment of the public i.assengcr service between  Gibsons and Port Mellon, effective July* 3, 1957 due to insufficient patronage to meet operation costs.  Any objection to the proposed discontinuation of this service  may be made to the Motor Carrier Branch <of the Public Utilities Commission, Vancouver, BwC, before July 3, 1957.  Sechelt Motor Transport Ltd. 6    Coast News, June 2.0, 1957.  A.dusty debate  With Bob Cumming in the  chair and Mrs. J. Monufret,  secretary, the Roberts Creek  Improvement Association discussed the new proposed bus  and ferry fares, and the salting of the dusty roads.  Pedestrians on unpaved  roads have a miserable time  when cars pass them. The lovely gardens into which their  owners put so much work are  spoiled by the coating of dust  on them. The interiors of the  houses require constant dusting to make them livable.  The next meeting will be  July 9.  THE OLD HOME TOmi  fegMttXSU S t��w* tuna  OTICE  R. S. RHODES  Doctor of Optometry  204 Vancouver Block  Vancouver, B.C.  Wishes to announce he will be in  SECHELT, JUNE 25  For an appointment for eye examination phone  Mrs. Gladys Batehelor, Sechelt 95F  If anyone wishes any adjustment or repair to  their present glasses I will be pleased to be of service.  ESBBfr    PoliceCourt  Famed truck trips end  Tax payers who were members of the Gibsons & District Ratepayers Association during the years 1954 and 1955, are invited  to attend a meeting in the United Church Hall, Gibsons, on  THURSDAY, June 27th, ai 8 p.m.  BUSINESS:��� To wind up the affairs of the association,  and dispose of (lie funds on hand.  Robt. Macnicol.  Gibsons, B.C  By M. Newman  .Stilled,    the    sound    of    the  truck's sweet horn     y  As it sang of its wares from  early morn.  No more meat, soup, potatoes  or dates.  No mobile store ��� farewell  .   Dave Bates. y  A Dance Demonstration  by Miss ANNE GORDON   '  will present the  ROt^L ACADEMY  SYLLABUS  at   '-.       ,     ;:  GIBSONS LEGION HALL  Sat. June 22 ���- 8 p.m.  SILVER COLLECTION  95&>ve^^n*23&  -&!S2toi$^&^&g&#ZSi  mmm  ^S-T-3^  BOYS & GIRLS RUNNERS ��� RUBBERS  and  LADIES SHOES ��� Sizes 4, 4-l/;2 and 5  SLGO  Ali Grocery  & Driig Lines  June 8 marked the end of  ar other epoch in the history  of our community when Dave  Bates made his final trip in  the'Mobile' Service car of the  Howe Sound Trading company.  When James H. Drummond  bought the store at Gibsons  from Messrs. Little and Anderson in November 1927, there  were .no stores at Granthams  or Hopkins Landing: There  was the Co-op at Gibsons, the  Union at Sechelt and Mr. Cor-  mak at Halfmoon Bay.  To serve these districts and  all the miles between. Mr.  Drummond bought a half-ton  Dodge truck in 1929 and hired  Jack, Lowden to drive it. The  many groceries were piled in  boxes on top of each other,  and manipulating :the^boxes all  day was something of a chore.  Soon a big "International was  added with��shelves built in,  and then "ahottier. These were  equipped with rear doors  through which. the groceries  could be reached.   -  The Mobile Service Store  was purchased in 1945.. It was  the last thing in modern efficiency, having a built in fridge  and counter, and a side entrance where customers could  come in out of the weather and  shopi. in comfort.  .- Twenty three , years ago  Dave Bates took over the route  and in all that time has missed  scarcely a day. It has been  said that one could set one��s  e*ock by the familiar toot of  his horn, in summer heat or  winter snow.  He will be missed by many  of his old customers who wish  him well in whatever his new  pursuits  niay be.  Last Day Sat. June  PHONE 39  We Now Have  PHONE: Days Sechelt 9 .-.Evenings 99-J  The Supply With a Heart  jbb\s Daughters  banquet cla<ds  Escorted by their proud  dads, 25. members of Job's  Daughters attended the Father  and Daughter banquet at the  Masonic!Hall on June 11. Taste  ifully decorated tables laden  with culinary perfections, the  work of the Mother's Club,  greeted the guests, as they entered the banquet room.  ��� A toast to fathers was proposed by the honored queen,  Joan Reeves, and the reply to  it, and a. toast .to the daughters was delivered by Lorne  Blain. ���{..'���'���'    . " "  The fathers , were invited  to attend the regular meeting  in the chapter room and many  expressed astonishment at the  'smoothness and 'perfertion of  their . daughters' ritualistic  work.  Following the meeting Mr.  j. Jonas showed moving pictures taken on the Peninsula  and Mr. G. Hill showed stills,  in color, many of them being  Job's Daughters activities, including some of the Bethel's  Institution.  Missing from the party was  Diane St Denis who had been  rushed to St. Mary's Hospital  with acute appendicitis. Mrs.  Gordon Reeves, president of  the. Mother's Club, convened  the supper.  CHURCH PARADE  The ' Sechelt Guides and  Brownies, with, their leaders,  held church-parade on Sunday  June 16 at St. Hilda's church.  Tne service was at 11 a.m.  In     Magistrate     Johnston's  court, a minor in possession of  a case of beer at Lytton was  fined $20 and costs and the  beer seized.  George Paul, Sechelt, was  fined $10 and _ costs when  found near Sechelt wharf carrying two gallons of Slinger's-  Port wine. Defendant stated  he had obtained the wine from  a friend whose name he did  not know. The wine was confiscated.  Winnifred Kobertson, Wilson Creek; and James Stewart,  Gibsons were fined $25 each  for speeding.  ' John Goldrup, Gibsons, was  fined $10 and costs for operat  ing his car with an expired  driver's licence, and $50 ahd  costs for consuming beer in  his car near Davis Bay.       '  Christian Nygard of Vancouver was fined $10 for parking  a truck on the highway, partially Blocking free passage.  Robert Janse, North Vancouver, was fined $ 10 for operating a car with ah expired driver's licence. Mr. Janse was involved in an . accident, ruear��>v  Pender Harbour because of  snow on the road.  ST. HILDA'S PICNBC  St. Hilda's Sunday School  picnic is scheduled for Monday-  June 24 at 3'. p.m. at Harry  Lucken's beach in Wilson  Creek. Parents of the 87 en-  roUed-members are invited to  attend with their children.  EVERY WEDNESDAY  LEGION HALL   8 PT  RV1C  Phone Sechelt 75  sirs fo .��ytioir  Boat Ei!|iii��s  ACETYLENE & ELECTRIC WELDING  WRECKER SERVICE     '     X-ZX-X':  VOLKSWAGEN & WILLYS JEEP  SALES & SERVICE';  ;SMt��&WY-5a^B��;r  pitK^'tt  ^^99^^^v^^^^Sfs&^^^f9S^^X  ^^Stt^^^ttS^^  tffes-i^i^^^^feci  Congratulations  VI  oii their move to Langdale  We were pleased to be suppliers of the gravel fill for the road.  Mai and Jo McMillan  Langdale Parking  Gravel  Phone Gibsons 120-31  Car Parking  Day or Month  i&d -now for  Even the thought of a tall,  chilled Pilsener should speed  your efforts. For here isx  genuine Pilsener beer, with  mellowhess and character in  ; . every refreshing glass.  ,y        En joy some now!        - T  THE C&S&MK,Gt BREWERIES (B.C.) LIMITEq  (formerly Vancouver Breweries Ltd.)  i        BLACK LABEL. LAGER BEER ��� RED CAP ALW .  .'���T  OBC BOHEMIAN LACER BEER -   OLD COUNTRY ALE . 4JC CREAM IsTOUT.  this advertisement is not published or displayed by the'  Liquor Control Board or the Government of Britisd Columbia'. Coast News, June 20, 1957.    7  A housewife in Sechelt  heard a tinkling of glass from  her garage playroom and went  to investigate. One of the-win-*  dow panes lay shattered on the  ground.  "Who did it?" she enquired  of the half dozen   youngsters  who had been playing.records  ..and dancing.  One youngster pushed his  dark hair.out of his eyes and  said: "I did but I'll pay for it."  Another declared, "It wasn't  your fault. I ducked and that's  why the cushion went through  the winsow.  It's up to me!"  The third boy said, "Now  look you guys, I'm the one  who started the whole thing,  or you two wouldn't have been  throwing the cushion. It's all  my fault!"  So the housewife decided  they should split the price of  a new pane of glass and her  husband would install it.  But the following day after  school, tlie three boys appeared  and asked for a rule to measure the window. They returned  later with glass which they insisted on replacing themselves.  Later hubby checked their  work and passed the job after  close inspection.  "I'm proud of those, kids," .  she  said,  "and nobody better  say anything to .me about juvenile delinquents!"  SCOTT'S SCRAP BOOK  By R. J. SCOTT  BtnuiAJ&y REFLECTS  *i(E SUH'S .RA.VS.  Mr. Harvey Walters, presiding minister of Jehovah's Witnesses in this area reported a  peak attendance of 1,214 at  the three day convention held  in Vancouver, June 7-9.  Delegates heard Mr. A.F.  Danley, western organizer for  the Witnesses speak on "Removing the Barriers Dividing  Mankind" by creating a new  world. The practising of the  two   great   commandments   of  life, to love God, and to love  our neighbor, has already resulted in the removal of all  berriers formerly dividing the  700,000 persons in   160   lands  who now compose the New  World Society of Jehovah's  Witnesses.  Reporting on Friday evening's activities,' Mi<. 'Walters!  said delegates from this area  participated in one of the largest public speaking classes  ever held in Vancouver. Saturday afternoon, twenty-two  new ministers were   baptized.  Wigard's Shoe Store  men  Good range of Work Oxfords and Boots for  Women's Summer Sandals  T $1.98  Children's Brown & Red Sponge Sole Sandals $2.45  .Mail Orders Sechelt 25G  (Garden of Eatin)  CALYPSO ROOM  CAFE & DINING  Breakfast ��� Luncheon ��� Dinners ��� Fish & Chips  We Specialize in:  Spaghetti  & Chicken  or. Meatballs  BANQUETS   _    CATERING  Open every day &  nlte to 1 a.m,  WE AIM TO PLEASE  Port JMellon Community Association  w  'LZteS?  i rwx f~<':  1&r3&..:2ms& July 1st.  Fishing Derby Dance  Ball Games & Tennis Tournament  Children & Adults Sports & Novelty  FASTEST ACROSS THE STRAIT  VANC0UVER-NANAIM0  FERRIES LEAVE EVERY TWO HOURS ON THE  EVEN HOUR, 6 A.M.-MIDNIGHT,  FROM ROTH HORSESHOE BAY AND NANAIMO  LV. at 6am,f, 10,12 noon,2pm,4,6,8,10,12 mid.  '  .  y   (Daylight Saying limn) /  Reservations NOT Needed  ���Xr.X Passenger*���Aufomob//e��~Trucfc* v-  Tolldw The Black Ball Flag!  BLACK BALL  announcing  a new Black Bali  ferry terminal at  Langdale-  convenient Howe Sound  crossings to Vancouver  Effective June 19, Black Ball Ferries, Ltd. moves  its Sechelt Peninsula-Howe Sound terminal point  from Gibsons to Langdale ��� providing still faster,  more convenient service to Vancouver. Located  21/> miles northeast of Gibsooois, on the Port Mellon Highway, Black Ball's niew Langdale ferry  'terminal provides double width approaches, more  area fo? cars, faster loading and unloading, and  60-minute service to Horseshoe Bay! Thirteen  trips, each way, every day ��� faster than ever I *  Buy your ticket as you drive aboard ��� no waiting,  no delays. Remember, on June 19, Black Ball  moves to Langdale!  BLACKBALL  T&fBj.'Sf-'  /o proW -ten:  (ltqs fROvt  <JR.DOK'1����flAjy)iiSS  ������ :��� ?  y��s.  Cl !��7. Ka] fuhmi iMtkiB. |��_ �����)(���jui nvmi-  MEMoRAHDUKT  OR.BRAF*f,ASrf  ' INSfRUC-flOHS;  ���vAij <0 MAKE.   .  MlKlKES C*K  DEBASE..  MINUTE   '  RahertsGreek   Pony likes home  ; The   little   black ! Shetland,  Mimi, or to give her her registered name. Midnight   Queen.  ��� part of Stratford Kindergarten  and Camp for many years, last  week went to a family of children for several months.   The  children   wanted .her   and   it  was agreeable   to   Mrs,  Galliford, who instead of   opening  her summer camp intends taking courses at UBC this year.  ;! After accepting lump sugar  and other dainties, she waited  until   the   family   was   asleep  and then headed for home. She  was  finally   helped  along  by  the family  and a truck, upon  which she rode  in state,   and  now  she   browses  contentedly  in her familiar pasture.  , BY/MRS. M. NEWMAN  Phone Gibsons 180T  A twisted knee put David  Blake off the baseball field at  fephinstbiie IEgh Thursday. It  is   mending satisfactorily.  William Woodley and grandson, Tim Harvey, spent the  weekend at the Woodley summer home. ��  Doug Smith came from Vancouver to escort daughter  Sheila to the Job's Daughters'  Father and Daughter banquet  and was a guest at the Newman home.  Mr. and Mrs. Roberts have  purchased the Stewart property for their retirement.  The Vincents, summer visitors here for many years, will  now reside permanently at  their beach property.  Weekend visitors to the  Creek were Mr. and Mrs.. D.  Pitkethly. Barrie Pitkethly,. ���'  Mr. and Mrs. R. Wright and  Mark, LorHe v.Enf!ie$d, Jessie  Lear, Mr. and Mrs. S. Raeburn,  Miss Dale Denny, the W.  Boytes, Ralph Galliford and  Jeff Cumming.  Mr. and Mrs. A. Anderson  spent the weekend at Powell  Jliver. where Aleck witnessed ���  installation of officers at West-  view Masonic Lodge. At Powell River they rubbed shoulders with Evan Kemp and also  many visitors from. Gibsons  and Roberts Creek,:,most.;. of  whom were there with (the Le-  gionaire group.* Hospitality  was extended to them on all  sides and they had a most enjoyable, visit.  Members of Eastern Star  Lodge have been saddened by  the death of Mrs. G. Purvis'  husband, Hector S. Purvis.  . who succumbed to a brain operation. Mrs. Purvis, an officer  of, B.C. Grand Chapter, has  many friends in the local chapter and was one of the officers  presiding at the opening of No.  65. ��� .  Congratulations to Mr. and  Mrs. Jim Rusk, who, 19 years  ago exchanged vows in St.  Aidan's Church.  Mr. and Mrs. D. Backie and  family have returned to their  new home in West Vancouver  after visiting Mrs. Backie's  parents, Mr. and Mrs. Colin  Cameron, Beach Avenue.  Called to Victoria last week\  Mrs. M. Coles attended the  funeral of her aunt, Mrs. Mary  Robertson.:  Fred Barnes,  "Barney", has  recovered  from, a foot injury .  and  is    able to be  about  as  usual.  Concluding her winter sojourn at the Ridgeway Motel,  Miss G. Evans has returned to  the Creek to be the guest of  Mrs. Dorothy Townley for the  summer months.  Mrs. F. Shook had as his  guests over the weekend his  daughter and her husband, Mr.  and Mrs. Frank White, with  their twin daughters, Laura  and Louise.  The DeMolay dance at the  community hall was not as  well attended as it might have  been, reason being, no doubt,  that there were too many  sleepy heads following the all  night parties after the graduation exercises the evening before.  This time under the auspices of Mt. Elphin-  '.-, stone Chapter Order of De Molay he is helping in the. annual fund raising campaign.  Mr. Peanut will introduce himself from Port I  Mellon to Madeira Park June 15 to July 1st.  Let's help Mr. Peanut help our teenagers in  .��.���������  our district.  Giant Bingo  THURSDAY, JUNE 20  -GibsonsSchool Hall���-8p.m. Sharp  BIG CASH PRIZES  ���   0  Support the Boy Scout Campaign  BIRTHDAY PARTY  A surpris)e fcftrthday party  was held at the home of  Mrs. Gladys Clarke, Porpoise  Bay, for Mrs.. Francis Starrs.  The guests, mostly neighbors,  clubbed in to buy the guest of  honor a lovely pair of earrings and two neckerchiefs. A  small, pretty birthday cake,  made by Mrs. Clarke, was heralded in to the tune of "Happy Birthday."  There's a new. look in pickups  . . . the new Ford Stylcside'  Pickups. You get the smartest  pickup styling .. . and the biggest pickup loadspace, because  Ford's new Styleside bodies extend to the full width of the cab.  And this extra-wide body is  standard at no extra cost! Price  it���you'll get a happy surprise.  Enter the big  Ford-Monarch  'Sales Jamboree*  Contest���you  can win!  15 glamorous cars to be given  away!   See your  Ford-Monarch  Dealer  'Ti'trm,  Your Ford-Monarch Dealer  Phone 64 Sechelt The Mid-Pen softball league  is sailing smoothly along with  some even, hard fought games  waged.  Typical tight battle was  Firemen's 2-1 victory over  Port Mellon on Tuesday night.  Port Meiion,s pitcher, Lee Mc-  Gee, and Firemen's Frank Gir-  rard waged a pitching duel  that went all-the way to the  finishJPort Mellon was unfortunate to lose as they collected  10 hits and left 8 men on bases  while Firemen got only 6 hits  and left 2 on.  A   rhubarb' nearly   erupted  when George Hostland slid into home  with the   tying run.  Umpire Ron Wilson called him  safe, then immediately changed   his   decision.  Port  Mellon  Buffered on several more close  decisions   but   umpire  Wilson  wants to make clear that he is  a neutral arbiter   even if  he  Jives in Port Mellon.   Actually,  Ron is doing an excellent job  especially since this is his first  year behind the plate.  On Thursday night, Sechelt  once again frightened Wilson  Creek before bowing to the  powerful  "River  boys"  4-3.  Sechelt   has   a  new  pitcher  signed from a Senior A league  in   Vancouver.    He   is    sadly  needed  as was shown after a  smashing 22-5 defeat suffered  ate the hands of the front running Firemen Sunday evening.  Sechelt   plan   on  protesting  the game over an umpire's decision ��� they had better save  their money because they will  never win on that account. Instead, Sechelt should put their  bats  where   their   Voices   aite  and get some action that way.  Also   on  Sunday   a  fired-up  Wilson Creek beat Port Mellon  10-7  in a  game featuring  17  hits. 20 errors and a near riot.  In    the   first   five    innings,  flawless ball was played.  Port  Mellon   leaned   into    starting  chucker Ralph Noble for seven  runs including 3 home runs.  Quiet reigned in the usually  nois^- due-out of the "Greek,  imen" as Port Mellon seemed  to be well on its way to victory. . Then came the fateful  6th inning. Four ftrors, five  hits and five runs later, Port  Mellon's lead had dwindled to  7-5.  Wilson   Creek   kept   up   its  drive and finished the seventh  .  inning 9-7.   They never looked back as they went on to win  10-7.  The near riot broke out in  this inning with the umpire  warning several players to be  iquiet or take an early shower.  After a month of play, Firemen are firmly trenched in  top spot, but Wilson Creek is  starting to click again and will  probably give Gibsons a tight  battle the rest of the way. Port  Mellon is third and if they can  ���get rid of their "one inning  Tblues" they could be serious  contenders for top dog. Se-  taeju is way back but with  even a few positions strengthened, they should come back .  and win their share of games.  ecneit news items  Mrs. Hodgson  in Broadcast  The CBC Trans Canada matinee broadcast of May 31 held  a note of local interest when  Mrs. W. Hodgson of Gibsons  was heard speaking on "Retire-  Xiic -it,"  She said that with planning  each day can be a busy day,  and the right mental attitude  brimful of interest. She told  of the advantages of rural living.  There are many adjustments  to be made for retirement, but,  she concluded; "I like rural  living and I like retirement.  Happiness lies not in dwelling  in the past. Take the plunge  iourageously, and face the future with courage and optimism and your retirement  days will be truly your days  of fulfillment."  Plan recital  Students of Mrs. Betty Allen  Will be presented in recital on  June 26 at the home of Mr. arid  Mrs. Bernel Gordon of West  Sechelt.  Guest artist will be Mrs.  Allen's cousin, Miss Beverly  Hamnett from Toronto, who  will be arriving by air on Sunday e pond the summer here.  Miss Hamnett is a gold''medallist of the Royal Conservatory, of Music of Toronto and  was chosen as this year's outstanding soloist from all the  secondary   schools in   Ontario.  BY MRS. A.A. FRENCH  The Chaplain of the Nanaimo Branch, Canadian Legion,  is Rev. John Snowdon, the son  of Rev. Mr. Snowdon who was  at Gibsons Anglican Church  some years ago. He talked to  Legion auxiliary members at  the recent Legion convention  on the old days at Gibsons.  Another known to Gibsons was  Mrs. Lila Smythe, delegate  from Port Coquitlam, a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E.E, Bertram, formerly of Gibsons.  Miss G.L. Ament of the Missions to Lepers will be at the  Bethel Baptist Church on Wed.  June 26 at 7.30 p.m. to give  people of this area a chance  to hear her interesting talk.  'Visiting Mr. and Mrs. Tom  Duffy are Mrs. S. Gjerveus and  Mr.'and Mrs. Fred Bossom of  Vancouver.  Mrs. Glen Stewart who  taught here many years ago as  Daisy O'Hara reports that  daughter Patsy who attended  school here is now teaching at  Kitimat. Mrs. Stewart was visiting relatives, Mr. and Mrs.  Clarke Simpkins who now  have a summer home on the  DePencier sub-division.  Mrs. Gladys MacMillen of  Gibsons was weekend guest of  Mr. and Mrs. F.t French.  Mrs. Betty Ingram visited  her parents Mr. and Mrs. W.  Youngson.    She flew up from  PERCY THE PUNK  Vancouver, landing at Porpoise  Bay.  Jack Peebles, brother of Mrs.  Jean Murphy who Tha's; T been  staying withv'his sister forlsome  weeks .has returned ;Ttp|T San  Francisco. "Mrs. Ghairies|Tosh  of Vancouver is visiting: her  sister, Mrs. Murphy.  Mr. Walter Mckissock is  back home from Bella Coola.  Mrs. Roy Morris with Bruce  . and Diane is visiting her parents Mr. and Mrs. E.S..Clayton.  They came from Ireland where  Mrs. Morris has Tbeen with her  husband with the R.C.N. Lieut.  Morris is expected home injury. ,  OTTERS  RETURN  The family of otters have returned to "Armour's" 'float.  Jack Lowden reports that recently they were on top of  the float having fun.    T|t  They are about as bigf as a  medium sized dog, dark! grey  with a very long tail andscoiite  friendly.' They spend ttieiir! time  under the float mostly.  *   -  Got   a **��� talent?   Prepare   it;  share it, at the fair.        Y.ii  Port Melkm  BY MRS. M. WEST  Guests of Mr, and Mrs. H.  Ollenberger for several days  were Mrs. Ollenberger's father  and sister, Mr. Buse and Miss  Pauline Buse from Bella Coola.  They travelled to the south  coast by road.  Mrs. Ron Wilson isi out of  hospital and with Ron and  Greg is spending two weeks  holiday in Nanaimo.  : Mr. Tand Mrs. DIS. Rae of  Port Alberni visited Mrs. Rae's  parents, Mr. and Mrs. C.B.  Davies at the Weekend.  .  Al Boyes is a patient at St..  Paul's   hospital. following   an  eye. injury   received     during  fire practice last week.  A community shower was  held in the cafeteria JFriday  for Miss Betty Jane Wood  ..whose., marriage to .Mr.��� Jim  Calder takes place in the Port  Mellon Community Church on  July 6th. The hostesses for the  evening were Mrs. H. Bursey,  Mrs. A. Greggain, Mrs. Harris,  Mrs. E. Hume and Mrs. J.  Swan.      ��� ������ -   r  At the last P.T.A. meeting  of the school year, Grades 4,  5 and 6 entertained their parents with songs they had learn  ed during the year, accompanied by Mrs. J. Wiren. Terry  Enemark and Bruce Strayhorn  played piano solos and Barry  Legh the accordion. Mrs. Reg  Weston was elected president  of the P.T.A. for next year and  Mrs. Acheson secretary.  A family service on Sunday  evening at. the Community  Church was conducted by both  Canoh Oswald and Rev. Donaldson. Favorite hymns were  chosen by the congregation  and the children sang "God  who sees the sparrow fall" and  "All things bright and beautiful" by themselves.^ The choir  8    Coast News, June 20, 1957.  .   ,      _     .      -7_    ������j       .  sang "All in-the April Evening" as a request accompanied  by Mrs. E.G. Sherman. Miss  Gerda Sherman played for the  hymns.  . The annual Sunday School  picnic at Roberts Creek is arranged for Saturday June 22,  with the closing day program  and prize giving on Sunday,  June 23.  Miss G. Ament of the Mis***  sion to Lepers will show films  of their work at the Community Church Tuesday June 25,  at 8 p.m.  P..'-��iig.  LAND ���& ENGINEERING SURVEYS  To contact, write PO Box'37, Gibsons or  2409 Nelson Ave., West Vancouver.  l^a>oca���E�����T^^l^TT^I^��g^8tg^>ll^^''J��w-^��� wi  To PENINSULA LOGGING  SUPPLY, Jack, and step on it.  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