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 Provincial- Ml  Victoria* B. C*  Just Fine Food  DANNY'S  DINING   ROOM  Phone Gibsons 140  SERVING THE GROWING SUNSHINE COAST  Published in Gibsons, B.C.-, Volume II        No. 18', May 2, 1957.  tohrt  perso  urns  ��� An event of - major importance to the Sunshine Coast  will occur May '28 when John  Fisher^: "Mr. yCanada" of the  CBC and howworking on tour-  ism across Canada will speak  in Gibsons. He will t>e accom-  ypanied by others of a party  ithat has been invited to Brit-  .'���Tishr Columbia ^.to take part in  la. school to;, improve the tour-  -ist business in British Columbia. -.'.*.". ';���;''���.*.���  ���. c' ;It is; expected the Gibsons  r meeting will be sponsored, by  'the Kiwanis club and the pub-  ��� lie is invited to hear this much-  travelled and prominent, speaker on Canadian subjects.  v.- Along with-Mr; Fisher com-  ving to B.C. will be William  ' Swartz, a restaurant' expert,  I Guy  Moorej an authority������ on  ��� hotels and Mrs.7.-;Denny.- who  ��� runs a; school in Alberta for  ���:service personnel;:  The party is being sponsor-  Tied by the B.C. Tourist Bureau  ~: and Mr. Fisher and others of  the party will be spending a  couple of days? on the Sunshine  Coast before moving over to  ; Vanc6uver Island.  The announcement of Mr,  ,. Fisher's coming was made at  the meeting of the Sunshine  Coast Tourist Association held  in Powell River last Sunday,  by Ernest Evans, commissioner  of the Travel Bureau.  The reason why/ the  party  , has been invited .to B.C. is to  give B.C. .hotel, motel and restaurant  people   a ' chance   to  hear "from   experts   in   their  *'various   fields   what .can   be  _ done to improve tonrist-facil-.  ItiesT ��� .''���'  It was also announced at the  Powell River meeting by Dan-  \ ny Smith,  the president, .that  there will be 75,000 Sunshine v  ..   Coast-Black Ball^foilers print- T  ed and distributed   this year:  in Canada and United States.  Mr. I.. Birse, vice-president of  the Puget Sound Navigation  /company, Black Ball Ferries  parent organization, said, that  T last year some 65,000 folders  were distributed over a wide  area and the effect.brought in-,  creasing traffic.  The Powell River meeting  discussed various angles-to  tourist business and Mr. Smith  said th��t with 27 motels in this,  area with a capital of more  than $1,000,000 should be on  its toes to attract tourists to  this   area   and  the   attraction  should not only be towards,getting them to come but keeping  them here with organizedTat-  ' tractions so they would be willing to come back and bring'  their friends with,them.  ' At a previous meeting of the  Tourist association it was an-;  nounced as a result of an article appearing in a Seattle  newspaper that some 60 letters  were sent to the secretary,  seeking further, information. It  was felt that this type of publicity did  considerable  to. at-  ' tract tourists. y     "'   "''. A  commission  rt help  Contributors to Elphinstone  Aero Club fund to help finance  getting, the airfield underway,  as announced by the club; are:  '..'-; H.B;   Gordon Agencies,   Sechelt. '���'���' :���;' -xy  Irwin Motel, Gibsons.  ;��� Dr. TE_,.F. Inglis, Gibsons.  T A-E; Ritchey, Gibsons.  Imperial Oil Ltd, Gibsons.  i Shelf Oil Distributors^ Gibsons.  X. Gibsons   district   Board   of  "Trade.. "': XX-  The problem of. store closing  hours was discussed at ' Tu.es-  . day's Gibsons Village Commission meeting when service stations asked to be exempt from  various closing clauses in; the  new Municipal Act.  As a result of the opening of  discussion on closing houte, debate at times centered on a uniform closing period -including  the half-day store closing. The  matter Was left over for another meeting. The commission is considering the posibil-  ity of framing a bylaw to get  uniformity and to have con-  ' trol over trading- hours in  shops and other means of re-  ' tail trade.  When the letter from the Department; of Transport concerning misunderstandings over the-  airporr"property^ Elphinstone  Aero Club is seeking- for. an  airport, Capt. S. Dawe, Sechelt  Village Commissioner who was  delegated toy the Sechelt Village Commission delivered This  report on This recent  visit to  the Department of Transport;  Commissioner Dawe reported that the land necessary for  a 5,000 ft. airstrip is now available in its entirety without  having to purchase any private  property.  All the land required is available on Crown Reserve propertyarid he was of  the  opinion that the  application ior required land should  be riiade in one block in order  to make sure there will be sufficient available for expansion  of the airstrip.       ��� ;  Robert Ritchey, air club vice  president Said he had been informed from an official source  the federal aid 'money   could  : The 14 bedroom Garden Bay  Lodge in Pender Harbour district was destroyed by fire  ��� "Monday afternoon with nothing left standing but the chim-  ' Zhey. ,  |/TThe.   building,    which   was  sabout 30 years old, was burned  completely.    Smoke was first  hoticed about   4 p.ni,  coming  from, the upstairs area and the  .alarm was sounded.  T-Volunteers   along  with   the  lodge staff removed what fur-  ��� hiture   they   could   from   the  lower part of the lodge including the coffee shop and large  ^lobby.  y   Damage is .estimated at not  less than $40,000 partially covered by insurance.   Lloyd Da-  yvis and his wife who rah the  Tlodge lost  ali tlieir  own pos>  '^sessions.;. ;y        XX .X .  ".'.  y   The Girard home next ddor  '.was saved by turning hoses on  y; to   the   building;   -A forestry  iboat operatihg'ih tlie area seeling the flames, which at one  ���time leaped 100 feet in the air,  be used for such a purpose ;as-hurried over arid with the use  the purcbase of land, if such  land was needed for the airport. Mr. Ritchey-'appeared  * along with Ed Turner^ air club  president.  Commissioner Ritchey said  the job of the municipalities  involved, was to implement the  obtaining of the land for the  airport and beyond minor expense, the municipalities were  ?of the ship's equipment  Tthe ifire from spreading.  kept  T  Fair adds  to exhibits  With 25 classifications added  ' to this year's fair list, Sunshine  Coast Fall" Fair  officials Mon-  not  involved in any  expense * day -night lined up various ex-  for development of the'airfield!   "hibits,    appointed *"  committees  4and transacted a considerable  .'-amount of business of lesser  -jiatur^.  -]    The meeting under the chair-  'manship  of   Roy  Malyea  was  held   in the Parish Hall with  Mrs. LeFeuvre as secretary.  It  Commissioner Dawe said'1 he  believed Sechelt Village Commission would be in favor of  taking part in the obtaining of  the land for the airport  A grant of $25 was made ,to  the Sunshine Coast Fall' Fair. ���.  Accounts were ordered paid^as arranged ^ have the chxl-  tbtalling -$3,528,94 -of. whkli.^?*^R?^^?,.^m tins,  $2,768.20 was for roads,' $75Q.-\/yeai: an<* theT* waf ffle su��'  74 for water and $10 general  'gestion that the Odd  expense.  Building permits were issued  to F.T. Crowhurst forv an 8 x 10  T $100 storage shed and to William A; and Elsie M. Hutchihs  for ah $1,800 one storey, two  room dwelling. '  Ognib again   l  Once again the suspense is  mounting! There were no -jna-  ' jor prize winners at last week's  Kiwanis Welfare Bingo so they  are up again this week with  more cash added.  Long shot players have been  urged by officials not' to wait  until the prizes reach top money because someone might win  next week;  ' BY BETTE  LUMSDEN  ���'.; They met at the door of the  banquet room, the pepple of  the white community and the  people of the Indian Reserve,  the Fathers bf the Roman Catholic Church and the Sisters  of the Child Jesus. They met  to celebrate the golden jubilee  of the establishment of the Sechelt Indian -... Reserve Mission  by the late Father Plummon-  don, and the acceptance by the  Indian people of the Roman  Catholic- religion.  It was a wonderful experi-T  ence  to see the friendly relations which exist between the  white /community andl the In- .  'dian   people   in   this   district,  where;yso   easilyy misunder-1  landings ifeand T different; out-;  lrioks^ could become a problem.  There' was rib evidence of any  feelings of superiority from the  White skinned ��� or the .brown.  Everyone   was   just -every ori^  else's friend, attending to help  with tlie festivities oi the day, ^  well   "planned "arid   laboured'  over so willingly by the-Chief  of theband, Reg Paull and his  -������committee.''   yyT....V..-T..--. ���:;���,,-.-*.  It must  have -taken weeks '  of preparation to arrange for  the seating of about 250 guests  in   the   beautifully   decorated s  auditorium.    A    cold    turkey,  plate with all the  trimmings,  ice   cream   and    strawberries  and mountains  of cake wer��  - served by  the younger girls.  Coloured   balloons   bounced  happily from the ceiling   arid  walls,: giving  a  rainbow hue  over  the white-clothed  tables,  arid riiiles of crepe paper hangings seemed to join in the rner-  ry conversation of the' guests.  The Reverend   Principal   of  the Residential School, Father  O'Brien,: was   master of ceremonies,   arid his Irish brogue  and   humor    were   delightful.  Father Mclnearney, the   dean  in; this district���  who  lives, in  Powell River, kept the guests  entrariced with his liveiy way  of speaking.   He highly   complimented   the  band, for >the  singirig of the cOrigregatipn in  the chiurch ; at the  Mass ceremonies,, and said emphatically  that the interior decoration of  their church is the most modern an;d ��� beautiful of  any in  his district.-      y       . , ���*   ���-..'������  -   Fathers Kenny,, Ryan, Nolan  and Bernadb were  present, as  ..well as Mother Superior Doro:.  thy of the Order of the Child  Jesris. f Andy Paull  of the Native Brotherhood.and A.E. An-..  Held, the iri.dian'agerit for B.Ci  spbke well and fluently on the  subjects of their  choice.   Tribal   leaders and 'their - people  travelled many miles to attend  ther..   festivities    here;..   Some,  points werg Poirit Grey," Mus-  queam Reserve, Squirrel Cove,  Siiamnon Reserve, North'Van-  couyer,    Hope    and    Church  House.   Chief Reg "Paull made  ���the    welcoming    speech    and  thanked all those who attended, as well as the many who  had helped with the preparations of the day.  Chief Andy Paull Of North  Vancouver, in his address, suggested that the Indian tribes in  B.C. send spiritual bouquets  to the Pope for May 17; For  the first tiirie in the history of  Canada a carving is to be  shipped airmail to the Holy  Father in Rome. The carving  will be the Crucifixiori. super-  mounted on an Indian Head,  with a brass plate erigraved to  read��� "From the Roman Catholic Indians   of Canada."  Father Mclnearney* delivered a/message from, the Archbishop Duke o^ Canada, who  was unable tp attend the celebrations due to former committments.  -After :the banquet, and the  excitement of the CBUT television cameras, we were escorted through the Residential School and the newer day  school. The handiwork of the  pupils was on display;- and the  intricate needle and .bead work  would make a professional  look to his'mettle,-believe me!  From the rousing cheers going on Jn the sports field, the  soccer game -between the Se-  cheltonians and the Sliamnons  was a good one, but the wind  had turned quite nippy and we*  white brothers crawled into  our warm cars and stole away  home, filled with good food  and happy feelings. I never  did find out the score of that  game.  Fellows'  Square Dance officials be approached with the idea of having the dancers put on a half-  Thour or more demonstration  before the Fair dahcei starts on  the Saturday night.  It- was "announced that the  dance group which came last  year from Vancouver, a group  of about a dozen girls, pupils  of Mary Isdale, would be back  again this year to perform.  Enthusiasm for the. fair is  again high and it is expected  that with an ever widening  list of entries that more people will be* attracted to take  part in the annual event.  During the next few. weeks  there will be further meetings  of the fair committee and the  various sub-committees will  be at work also devising ways  arid riieans of getting things  underway.  Monday night's meeting  cleared up a . ' considerable  amount of work but the directors of the . committee would  like to have more help from  iriany riiore people in order to  lighten the load on the present volunteer committee.  Sunshirie Coast FaU Fair attracts entries now frOm Port  Mellon upcoast to Pender Harbour region. 'As a result a considerable amount of work is involved and' Mr. Malyea,. chairman of the volrinteer committee urges any interested person to contact Mrs. LeFeuvre  or himself and help make the  fair a better success than ever.  Baderfilm  Thursday and Friday will  see an unusual .movie at Gibsons Theatre with the story of  the redoubtable Douglas Bader  of RAF fame portrayed. Kenneth Moore takes the part of  Bader and the story of this legless wonder will be something  worth watching. Saturday's  picture will be The Toughest  Man in Arizona and lives up  to its' title in color.  TO StfO% PAINTINGS  Mr. Roy of Keats Island will  ha!Ve an exhibition of paintings  iri the foyer of the High school  Friday, May'10, afternoon and  evening.  Variety night that evening  will have two one-act plays  and music by the Glee Club.  s chosen tor  .Sechelt May Day committee  meeting April 30.selected Mrs.  Ada Dawe, Weat Sechelt, to  present gifts to the presiding  queens on May 20.  Judy Braun, 12, daughter of  Mr. and Mrs.. W. Braun, Selma  Park, was chosen by Sechelt  Elementary School. Her attendants will be Janice Stewart,  Selma Park, and Judy McKee,  West Sechajt.  Queen of the Indian Residential School will be Irene Fran-  Petiti  fire  f  A   meeting   of   residents  of  the Pender Harbour area in the  Community   Hall   at   Madeira  Park   was   sponsored   by   the  Board of Trade   with the objective of sounding out the interest in forming a Volunteer  Fire Brigade.  Dr. John Playfair, president  of thet Pender Harbour Board  of Trade introduced Tom Hastings from the fire .marshall's  office, Vancouver who showed  two films on fire preventioh  dealing with both home arid industrial  fires.  Followirig the films, Mr.  Hastings outlined the procedure for forming a volunteer  fire fighting unit and described  the activities of a number already functioning in various  parts of B.C., in particular, an  exceptionally successful brigade in Nakusp, which, like  Pender. Harbour, ,is unorganized territory, Ty  Mr, Hastings, who had toured  the  Harbour  previous  to   the  meeting with Board  of Trade  officials,   stated   the   scattered  area of the Harbour presented  ; many diffidulties, Tput that' if  -1^-y,n��^ibnty^i^'TtB^  really wanted a voliintieer fire  brigade, it could be established  in a small way, to start with  pumps arid hose,   suitable  for  transport by boat which would  reachv homes up  to  1500 feet  from the shoreline. Land equipment could come later.  .    Finances   should   be   taken  care  of  by the   establishment  of a provincial fire district.  In  such a fire district*, taxes would  be   assessed   for    fire-fighting  and the  full  amount   of  such  ear-marked taxes   returned to  the official fire brigade for the  purchase   of   equipment.    The  tax   levy   required   would   be  small, but could only be ihade  with the agreement of a two-  thirds majority of the taxpayers in the area.  Dr. Playfair thanked Mr.  Hastings for his outline of the  subject and the meeting unanimously decided to elect a committee of three to sound out  the feelings of the taxpayers  and to prepare a petition for  the signatures of those willing  to pay the taxes necessary to  form a fire district. ���. ���.  The members of the committee are Bud Insley, Robert  Dick, and A. Carpenter. Mr.  Insley was a fireman in Vancouver before . coming' to the  Harbour arid Mr. Dick, a  schoolteacher, has also had  some experience in fire fighting.  cis of the Sliammon Reserve  in Powell River, with' Barbara  Jeffries and Anne Hackett as  attendants.  Gordon Potts of Sechelt..  was asked to take pictures o��  the May 20 celebrations, which  may be for sale to the public  later. Mrs. F. Hansen will be  in charge of races and sports  ribbons. ���-.-    .  The Indian , Sports committee volunteered to have signs  pairited, "inviting the public te  join in the day's festivities. -&.  hamper' will be donated to the  committee to be raffled to help  with expenses. Tickets will be  on sale; soon. -  - ' * :  An orchestra from the >Se*  chelt Reserve is to be IriviteS.  to play for the May Day BaE  for the youngsters at the cloat  of the day.. Parade prizes wiE  , be presented by Jim Parked,  ^master of cereimonies, after  the parade has' assembled ^  the Indiari Ball Park. Instead  of befoi^ the* parade ��� begins  as in past years.  Mrs. Lee Redman suggested  a starting gun be used during  the races and sports. The idea,  was accepted, if a gun anl  blank shells can be obtained,  The Sechelt Kinsmen are w.  charge of the parade and the  judging.  C  moves on  The campaign i to raise fundr.  for the conversion to B.C. Electric power and other improvements to St. TMary's Hospitai  is now under way and the first  report" turned in by acanva^ .  sef, yMrs. Elsa Warden shows y  eriwuragirig   re^iorise with i:r  the followirig  contributors:  .:  Hassans,     R.   Murdoch,     J.  MacKay, Sr., R. MacKay, R.  Sharp, B. Warden, McNaugh-  ton Bros., G. Phillips, Wni.  Wray, D. Pollack, J. MacKay  jr., A. Aitchison, L. HambleK,  Mr. Olsen, Angus Kerr, Peter  Kerr. . ;  v Duncan Cameron, Wm. Secular, R.V. Webb, Koree Laurent-  zen, J.E. Leith, G. Reid jr., C  Mittelsteadt, J. Duncan, M,  . Dillabough, . W. JWray,. D, Cqs~  tello, C. Higgins, RrCameron^  G. Edwardson, H;. McCall, 'GL  Lumsden and Don Wilson.  \ Elsa Warden is on the executive of the Hospital Society,  a member of the Hospital auxiliary, and still finds time from  her gardening and exquisite  handicrafts she creates, to make  regular visits to the patients in  the hospital.  While she is the first t��  make a partial return on her  calls, first reports from other  canvassers indicate widespread  suppo-rt for the Sunshine  Coast's own community hospital and the success of the campaign seems assured.  EXPECTED HOME  Mrs. Bert Sim, Selma Park,  is expected home soon after  undergoing surgery in St.  Paul's Hospital, April 8. She is  convalescing as well as could  be  expected.    /  Good Citizen Await  ��� '���'������������''��� ���' X ���:���'>���'���.'.������  To assist the Board of Trade committee in charge of the selection if a Good Citizen for the year, citizens are asked.to name  their choice and give a' reason for the choice.  .1 Selec��._-^__i ,__:_ ._ .  as Good Citizen for the year.  My reason is ���_ : _ tms  "���.*'���        Published by Secheli PeninsulaT News Lid.,  ^ every Thursday, at Gibsons, B.C.  Box 128, Gibsons, B.C., Phone 45Q  FRED CRUICE, Editor and Publisher  ,-      Member Canadian W��ekly Newspapers Associatioa  and the B.C. division of C.W.N.A,  Member B.C. Weekly -Newspapers-Advertising Bureau :,'T  Vancouver", office -^ 21CT Doririnion Bldg.,  Telephone PAcific 7557  JSaihorized Second Class Mail, Post Office Department, Ottawa.  Stales of Subscription: 12 mos., $2.50; 6 mos.; $1,50; 3 mos., $1.00  United Stales and Foreign, $3.00 per year. .5c per copy.  WI  Royal  Bank  of  Canada Monthly Letter.  Flitting money to work  There is a sum of money lying in ^he bank which should  lie put to some humanitarian use. This money* is what was left  ��sver after the wind-up of the VON organization in Gibsons. The  "Setal amounts to something more than $1,000.  It has been suggested to the Coast News by more than  i-ne person that this money should be turned over to the St.  Mary's Hospital during the drive for funds. The Coast News has  sounded out various people interested in this idea and finds them  to be favorably inclined.  If it is to be done, how about some action, quickly?  The political campaign  Official opening of the federal general election campaign  ��liar as the Sunshine Coast is concerned will occur on May 6  ^fcen Hon. James Sinclair, minister of fisheries and member for  ���gfie Coast-Capilano constituency, will speak.  Some people in high places are viewing the struggle in  British Columbia as a battle for control between Mr. Sinclair  said B.C.'s Premier Bennett. This could be so. It could be that  Mr. Bennett's aim is to control B.C. politics federally as well as  proviricially but the unusual part about such a setup is that it  'hasrarely happened in Canadian politics. It seems provincial  and federal politics are diverse to the voter.      .  Disregarding characters involved and analyzing  the situation   as it most likely will  appear  after the election, B.C.  -would be in a better position by electing Liberals��� because  that, government will be returned. Some people will say such a  -   ^jractice is vicious but when one sizes up the various fields, Liberal, Conservative, CCF and Social Credit and weighs all possi-  ���Mities, there does not appear any wide divergence in basic political platforms. True, some of the words are extremely vague  sreen when supposed to appear startling.  The Liberal party has been in office a long time.   But  why blame the Liberals for this. The voters put them there arid  iEhere must have been a reason for so doing. In Ottawa the Liberals have strengeh and the other* parties are weak.  In /British  ColiuaMa, Social Credit is strong and the other parties are weak.  Will. Social Credit appeal to the old party sttongholds.  Ontario and Quebec? It will be surprising if it does.  Tlie idea  Stat Social Crediters can,hold--the balance oi power is making  13* best of a bad job.rtlpi'to tliepresent Social Credit; has not  emerged a? a political, force in the strictest sense of the word.  <Dne can hardly call Alberta's  government Social   Credit.  It  '   3*dght be a;, good government but has it- advanced the cause of  r pare Social Credit in all the years, since Aberhart, it has existed.  To call Mrv Bennett's government Social Credit is merely giv---*  :''..fiag it an^ iuiearned la%i.aFederal Social Crediters have strived  tp inject something of the Social Credit philosophy into the political scene but they have not.made much of an .iriipression, if  " ' -any.. .   v .  : ....-.."��� ������ ���" :  ' Sfe when it comes to the voter marking his ballot paper,  alt will; dtepend on whether the politicians have given them soirie-  maetgto think about. If they have not ~ don't blame the voter  ibr making, a wild guess and putting.his X in strange places.  Histories for  Old-time, residents in all  *S>arts of British Colurribia are  ScKated today to contribute to  community histories being  written in their home towns.  ' "E&e British Columbia Cen-  iiennial committee, to assist local committees to gather material, has inserted an advertisement in this issue of The  Coast News asking all B.C. old-  .Y'SIrne residents to communicate  : Tviih their home town.  l3x addition to aiding in the  ���sompilation of community his-  ���Jeries, the information sent in  ����� expected to be useful in publicising the Centenary locally,  helping to keep interest high.  "'If many of the pioneers  ���grill just send in the date and  place of their birth (or the  riirst place in which they resid-  .-ad>., the   result  will   be   very  helpful to   those  writing   his  tories," said B.C. Centennial  Chairman, L.J. Wallace,, "and  early-day stories and anecdotes  will be very welcome."  "The suggestion that a solicitation of material be carried  out on a province-wide scale  was the original idea of one of  the local centennial committees," Mr. Wallace said. "Since  all local committees have the  same need, a mass appeal is  the simplest one, and we are  hoping for an excellent response."    .'.'.,  "Replies should riot be sent  to the B.C. Centennial Committee at Victoria," Mr; Wallace  -pointed out, "but directly to  the local committee in your  hometown."  Let's aim straight at '58.  Come on in and pitch. Sunshine Coast Fair Board.  ; Rumour and gbssip are nuisances and  can become menaces to business,   government  and  individuals.   They poison  relations between   people and  affect the well-being of society.  -Rumour,    cuts     across    all  boundaries ��� of occupation and  private life with a speed that  is   greater   than, that  of   any  other   human   communication.  Gossip, mostly directed against  something   or   soriieone,   does  damage in business^ family or  community groups.  Both cling  to invention and  deceit,   and  both, even though containing  grains of truth, are malignant.  What can we do  about it?  In  business  life,  in   personal  life, and in social life we need  to puncture the lies in the gossip we hear.. One mark of a rumour   that   makes   it   distirict  from the truth is that it carries with it no secure standard  of evidence.   The, teller often  seeks  to protect his integrity  by saying something  like: "It  is only rumour, but I heard.."  Or he may say: "A man wiho  ought to know says..'-."  *    *    *  Under some conditions gossip is a powerful tool for keeping society in order ethically  and politically. We all dislike  to be "talked about" because  we cherish social approbation.  In small communities, where  everyone knows everyone else,  gossip is effective in restraining anti-social behavior.  People    who     manufacture  false tales to push their own  interests are likely to take advantage of feelings of fear. If  the times are out of joint, if  our familiar   world   is  being  touched by innovation, if workers   are   apprehensive * about  new taxes or new methods or  changes in management, there  is   a  ready-made occasion for  the rumour-monger's effort. He  may   seize   upon   a   "poison"  word, or use a good word in  a    poisonous    way.    Consider  how Marc Antony did just that  in hiS speech, skilfully converting good words into poisonto  turn    public    feeling    against  Brutus, the "honorable" man.  An illustration used by Stuart Chase in Power ofNWords  Tyill make this clear'. The iEcon-  omist (London) listening in as-  toriishment to the charges coming from investigating committees of the United States Con-  y^gre?S^in^lSS2;-proceeded to?ap- ,:  ply their logic to Sir Winston'  Churchill. As a member of the  Church   of Erigland,   said  the  Economist, Churchill was automatically  associated   with .an'  admittedly fellow-traveller, the  "Red" Dean of Canterbury. As  a   mem ber  o f.. parliament,  Churchill    for    fifteen,   years  shared the House of Commons  with a card-carrying Communist,   William Gallacher.   As   a ''..-  mernber bf the Big Three  in  World War   II,   Churchill sat  at conference  tables with Joseph Stalin. Therefore, according to the "guilt by association" '  method of judgement, Churchill must be a Communist.  ' To us, reading,thoughtfully,  this appears to be the .height  of absurdity���but, after all, is  its reasoning very different  from that behind many rumours in factory and office, in  church and school, in community and home?  -Some people lump propaganda together with scandal, rumour and gossip in a wholesale condemnatiori. 7 Here we .  run into danger of "guilt by  association." Undoubtedly pro-  paganda is like planned rumour, in that it is designed to  influence the attitudes of people through the use of suggestion. But much education is of  the same sort.  The evil in. some propaganda *  is its failure   to disclose the   T  source   of   information.    The  most   subtle   element  in   the,  .  propaganda   of the 'European <- .  dictators was   their   exploita-1  tion of the dummy so we did  not  notice the ventriloquist's  tricks.  Educational        propaganda,  openly avowed, f making its apr  peal to   reasori,  cireditirig. the ������"'.  listener   with- some   common  sensed aeknoWledging the ��� exis-"  terice of fair play and justice  -���   that  sort   of   propaganda  should not be put in the same  basket with' propaganda   that  appeals to envy,   hatred, prejudice, and pur baser instincts.  Propaganda   is  not   subject  matter,   but  the way subject  matter is  presented. It is, as?  they termed it during ''-the late  war,, either "black" or "white"  ���- hidden or open in its spon- '  :sorship. .  A piece of rumour or gossip  planted  in a workshop or office to sap morale or confuse  issues is  "black" propaganda;  a statement  printed  over the  signature of a responsible person and posted for all to see  is "white" propaganda.  It is not by chance that  "black" propaganda is mostly  of the "poison pen", sort, de-.  signed to spread hatred, while  propaganda carried out openly  is directed toward betterment,  co-operation and friendship.  *    # ...'."*"���'������-.'���������  Propaganda by rumour is at  its worst when it refrains from  making outright statements  and contents itself with colouring information. It whitens  the saintly characters of some  and blackens others. We shall  find it worth while,, if we seek  not to fumble our human rer  lationships, to comper a revelation of what is in the accuser's  mind. The great condemnation  of Pontius Pilate is not that  he asked a question: "What is  truth?" but that he did not  compel an answer.  Searching * examination is  just as necessary with printed  matter as it is with speken  words. We do not need to beware only of what is printed  in so-called "scandal sheets."  We need to look for thoughtless or sly inclusion of opinion  and bias in'news reports and  commentaries.  What is printed need not be  untrue in order to convey a  wrong thought or impression.  The emphasis in display, in  size of .type, and in the use of  \tfords may slant what is reported in favour of this or that  party or against this or that  action. Merely the tone of a  headline may tend t0 assassinate a man's business, political  or p'ersonal character. -  .      . ���** *5* ��V-  Reporters and other writers  have a difficult task. The reading public expects to be given  a true report' of an event, and  the writers may in all honesty  think they are providing this.  But the.reporters get their information from people who are  sometimes eye-witnesses of the  event, sometimes not. The only  report of a erirne available to  the public may be written by  a reporter who received it  from a policeman who had it,  from a man who saw the event  from half a block away. There  is ample chance -for rumour,  embellishment and mistake to  creep in.  The code of the American  Society of Newspaper Editors  reclares "News reports Tshould  be free from opinion or bias of  any kind;" Even when this  code is earnestly observed by  writers, the reader is not excused from exercising reasonable care to detect bias, Tperr  haps produced by leanings the  Writer does not know he has.  Readers would be helped in  this weeding out if newspapers  adopted the precaution of incorporating a warning when  statements are unverified, or  deductions unproved. The responsibility of the press is not  .alone to avoid libellous statements for which they might be  held accountable at law, but to  protect their readers from be-  irig misled by mere rumour,  by unverified gossip, and by  black propaganda.  #    #    #  Readers may protect themselves from many errors of  thought by taking a simple precaution: look at the adjectives  in any written news or comment. They can make of truth  a false report.. Are they laudatory? Are they disparaging?  Do they add emphasis to a  fact? Do they rninimize an  event? Is the general effect of  a piece of writing to make you  angry? Then score out the adjectives with your pencil and  see if the article still has the  same effect.  It is one of the attributes of  mankind that we can look at  all sides of a question and consider, how far the facts will  support an opposite view* There  is a significant fable about two  knights who fought abput the  colour of a shield of which neither looked at more than one  side.' Each combatant, seeing  clearly his own aspect of the  question, has charged his opponent "with stupidity or dishonesty in not seeing, the same  aspect of it,, while each has  lacked the candour or the curiosity to go over to his oppon- '  ent's side and find put how it  was that he saw things so differently.  - This finding out what is on  the other side of the shield  is a necessary part of any ef-  2    Coast News, May 2, 1957.  ��� ���   ��� ������     !���!���������   III.-.I  i���_-w^m ����������������� anii.    ���        i ������   ��������� ^  fort to stop or counter false  lumour An article in. the periodical Industry said, that in  the battle against faft^ rumour  there can be no offensive;, only  a defense, In. business, this  means telling workers T what  affects them, quickly, cpriiplet-  ely and unariibiguoiisly. You  might install a rumour clinic  as part of the personnel dlepart-  riient, with an assignment to  find out what rumours are.jje-  ing spread, find out the ia'ns-  wers and make known the explanation. This could be an  invaluable morale booster, biA  it will need to avoid generalities and descend to particulars  As for our own part in  spreading ruriiour, it is probably wise counsel to keep silent for the most part, pr to  speak only what is necessary,  and in few words, when the  conversation gets around to rumour-prone matters.  Booklet on  "If the present rate of traffic deaths continues, more than  75,000 Canadians will die on  the streets and highways of  this nation in the decade ending in  1967!"  Frightening? It was meant to  be. It is the principal reason  for the existence of community  safety organizations, given in a  booklet just issued by the Canadian Highway Safety Conference. Factually titled, "How  to Organize arid Operate Your  Community Safety Council;"  the publication was designed  to help smooth the way for  coriimuriity groups and individuals working towards greater  traffic safety.  Copies have been placed  ,with highways departments or  safety groups in all provinces.  Got   a  talent?  Prepare  share it; at the fair.  it;  .- X\.    For  Watch and TJewelry  Y^'TfBepaira:':T'  CHRIS'S JEWELEF&  Work done  on the Premise*  WE BUY OLD GOUT  Phone 96 Sechelt  Cartier  copper., and Canada  As Jacques Cartier sailed into the  welcome, quiet waters of Baie des  Chaleiirs in 1534, he and his men  oiught their fir>t sight of Indians  on the shore . ��� . and their hands  mvoluntarHy clasped the copper-  gilted weapons at tlieir sides.       'r-  The g^&ire"c was symbolic^ though  they knew it notw For some 420 years  later, amid the vast virgin forest,  was to rise the Gaspe copper smelter  .., a new source of work and wealth  for Canadians.  For 125 years The Bank of Nova Scotia  has worked with men of enterprise  and vision in Canada���providing  financial sinews for commerce and  industry.  pay a visit to your local Bf<S branch.  You'll find i$a manager and staff  interested and helpful.  for 125 years a partner in helping Canada grow  Get to know the staff at our Squamish and Woodfibre  Branches. You will find them helpful and friendly.  A. M. Reid, Manager. r  .'  saamgwKMiaiA^ji Coast News, May  2, 1957.   -3  Enjoy   '  ���  the sheer .  flattery of  Whisper Nylons  ���' featured in the  full line at  Lloyd's Dress  Shop.  Seem-Free    Knee-High  $1.35 pr.   6612 ���   .  $1.50-pr. ���'.".������'  Order by Phone  Pender Hbr. 222  or by mail.  Supersuk  Hosiery. Mills   / /  YOU'LL DO  BETTER AT  LLOYD'S  DRESS SHOP  TOO!  Outboards arc going Steady  7 12 HP Sea Horse  Gets you there and back just  a little faster.'  Full gear shift, separate fuel  tank ahd other top features.  ttQAQ (\(\   $75, POWN ;  :ExfraVsp<ee#Ti'tbT, get; youT tp  your favorite fishing spot faster ;���-���/ and a smooth, quiet  troll when you get there.  <KAA3 ftfl ��� W- d^n  ^"^"V ������'.... $30'��N'r.K,T  YOU'LL     DO  Lloyd's handle Johnson  motors because our customers  agree  they're T the smoothest-  running, quietest outboards  made Ttoday. We'll, show, and  demonstrate the correct    .  motor for YOUR boat ���. and  help you to have it RIGHT  NOW with convenient*  payments. ;   y  tS^HF;-Sea;-Horsed ">^  Onty 33- itisZ arid perfect; for  slow troUing ^~ perfec^:p^*erY  too,' for small' cjfaftX.A. child!  can' start, and-operate,Xwith,  safety."   ;���.'."     .^ . r ;>-���,..,>.  %_ &** (\(\ rf��<*wSi;  5 1 2 HP Sea Horse  The., smallest., outboard- with  BIG MOTOR features. Choice  of the fisherman who wants  more than the "3".        '  $75. DOWN  $25.  MONTH  $275,00  High Speed performance "with  safety. For . the man' who  wants top power for a bigger  boat, a   ���;.     ..\_ ' . ���*.    -..  $140 DOWN  .,   .,..,.���.,....,. T.vv.X^^MONTtt  BETTER     AT  phcmb p;h; 12 2  Backs of old mirrors reveal  odd things at times and D. Mc  Leanof'Granthams investigating the back of one discoveretf  some sheets from old newspapers. One was a Toronto Mail,  editorial page, dated Nov.' 25.  .1890 and the other from the  Woodstock (Ontario) Times of  Dec. 26, 1890.  From the Woodstock paper  these clothing prices have been  taken: Mien's suits for $4,, regular price $7; men's overcoats  for $4.50, regular price $8;  men's fine Venetian overcoats  $10, regular price' $18. Children's suits ranged, from $1.50  to $3 at sale prices and regular prices from $2.75 to $7V  Other prices in,a market tabulation were: Wheat, 88 cents  a bushel, potatoes 75 cents a  bag (probably 100 pounds)*  butter, 22 cents a pound; eggs,  17 cents a dozen; hay $7 a ton;  coal, $5.50 a ton; shingles $1.60  and common lurriber $13 a  thousand.  The Toronto Mail editorial  page contained editorials covering such matters as the Manitoba school question on the  right of Roman Catholics to be  exempt from the public school  tax; an editorial covering a  Jesuit move to line up the  French medical school with Laval University instead of Victoria University at Coburg,  Ont. and another on the departure of Prof. Ramsay Wright  of the University of Toronto  to examine in. Berlin the Dr!  Koch discovery connected with  the curing of tuberculosis.  PADDLES TO BE STILLED  The last of  British Columbia  sternwheelers,    the    Canadian  Pacific's   S-.S.   Moyie   churned  TKootenay Lake waters for the  last time .April   27,  after   59  years  of   service.   The Moyie  was constructed at Toronto for  gold rush service on the Stik-.  ine   River,  between Wrangell,  ..Alaska and Telegraph  Creek,  B.C.   The gold, fever in those  parts cooled before the Moyie  reached its destination, and its  1,000 dismantled parts were diverted to Nelson, B.C., where  .the  ship  was .reassembled  in  ,1898, for service on Kootenay  Lake.   The Moyie is  161 feet  .long;" has a 30 foot beam and  .'weighs 830 tons.  ANNUAL MEETING  ST.  Read The Real Estate Column  ;On The Want Ad Page.  HOSPITAL SOCIETY  Sunday? May 5 - 2:30 pm-  COMMUNITY HALL,  MADEIRA PARK  AH present members and all those interested in supporting the Hospital by joining the Society are earnestly  invited to attend. Remember��� it's YOUR hospital.  s  i  i  I  ���  j,  ��� i  iani Bingo  Many at  THURSDAY, MAY 2  BIG  Gibsons School Hall ��� 8 p.m. Sharp  PRIZES  The reception for Mrs. James  Sinclair, at Sechelt Inn, April  25 resulted in an excellent  turnout of ladies from Gibsons  to West Sechelt.  'About 35 guests were served*  a    delightful   repast,    as .the  charming guest of honor: moved -about  the   room   chatting  J with the different groups. Mrs.  Sinclair' and   her   family   remained in Davis Bay overnight  before going to'Vancouver for  .   two days, then possibly to Ot;  -���  tawa. -:*   . ��� '.��� ������;-   :. ������'     y-r *.���������_-. ���>���'  .     . Mrs.-Sinclair, mother oi five  'iy children,- WaS surprised that so  ���-.;��� many  women  came -���. to   greet  her, with  this wonderful gar-  r .dening* weather  on   the   Sun-  ��� r shjne".Coast.  Concqnveners  were  Mrs.. A.  '. Batcbeior^ arid Mrs.  M. Aljan.  'Presiding   at   the  .urns^ were  the    Mrs. '   J.y Youngson, ' C.  ,,Mayn.e,yP...,:Q$bdrn andp. Par-"  keij. : Indies Twho served were  '������the Mrs^-M; Ayton, El' Lyons,  J. Peiterfebri  arid W: Anderson.  <vl  'i'  ���!'%  I  iWTCpATICALLY-  Defrosts without using  I-  |  I  I  2.  3:  A'y  4Keeps frozen foods  ,y..'  jZERQlCOLP-at all times-^  Achieves an IDEAL 38-40  temperature in Main  Food Section���������  ���  Parade medals  for children  '' 'Mrs."'Petefsori, Porpois^e Bay,  'is chairriiah of the luncheon  committee which will serve the  Navy Band in Sechelt on May  Day at the Elementary School,  not in the Totem Roorri as pre-  y vioiisly stated. It is the' May  Quee'n banquet which will be  held in the Totem Room, .-:-. .  The May Day Committee reminds children that this year  they will be competing in the  big parade for bronze medals,  inscribed with the occasion.  Jack Mayne will take.the official' May Day moving pictures.  1  AIR CONDITIONING: a  patent feature that.lieeps  Food Fresh, with or  without covers.  No Controls to set or  . Forget! ���; ������  I    HAVE YOU  HEARD?  about Phjlco's new SUPERMARKET?  or the new 2-Door COMBINATION?  or the PHILCO MEAT LOCKER ?  . Come in and talk about these!  ���I -'������"������  I    5 ���  i  ������I  1  AUTOMATIC  PHILCOS  /"��"> $38*-  Standard from    - $289  -.-?  RICHTER'S RADIO T-V  Phone   Sechelt   6  ���  7  KSfe&icS5^^3&iiiis39  FICIAL   CAMPAI  PI %M  r ."���:'; i  in Bal's cers  April 16 was a happy night  J6r 27 girl and the eight members of their guardian council  TO-hen the International Order  ��f Job's Daughters received  them as a regularly constituted Bethel.  Mrs. Jessie Hardie, grand  guardian, Mr. D. Hardie, past  associate grand guardian, acting secretary; Mrs. D. Bennet,  acting chaplain and Mrs. D.  Drummond, acting organist,  presented the Bethel U.D. with  Y��&eir charter in a colorful ceremony.  A large representation of parents and friends witnessed the  Bites along   with   members  of  ���gfae Masonic, Eastern Star and  3>eMolay Orders.  The girls were congratulated  apon the smoothness and perfection of their work. It was  exactly two months between  the institution and the consti-  ���_otion of their Bethel and their  ���snthusiastic efforts and diligence have been rewarded by  .outstanding accomplishments.  The usual time alloted to learn  the ritual is three months.  Much credit goes to their  guardian council who have  worked unsparingly on the  girls' behalf.  Miss Joan Reeves of Sechelt  is the first honoured queen of  the first Bethel on the Sunshine  <��oast (Bethel 28) and to her  ' also must be given a great deal  ��f credit for her leadership and  ability.  - Fallowing the ceremony,  supper was served in the banquet room, the tables decorated  w. mauve and white, accented  with Spring flowers.  The 27 new "Jobies" are ori  ike job judging by the success  ��f two teas at Sechelt arid Gibsons. The object of the teas was  Ho acquaint parents of the girls  w^th each other. Job's parents  are an important part of .their  order and are brought into  ���gheir ceremonies.  Money raised at the teas was  for expenses .such,as rent of  ftalV officers' gowns and so'on,  arid the amount far exceeded  their expectations.  Another fund raising was a  3a__Be of stainless steel Ttahle-  ware and doiieys which will be ���;  ���drawn ;itvil^rj^^  4    Coast News, May 2,. 195?.  %  ,Actor Jack Creley, regarded ag one of Canada's top half-  dozen actors, recently won three .different awards for his ability.  In the latest of these, fellow actors elected him as the best performer in television.' He turns up frequently in leads on CBC  television and is also prominent in Toronto theatre. Best known  of these was his appearance in "Salad Days," above, where he  played three hilarious roles. e  Variety show displays  top   Burnaby talent  -teYTXfl*yTH-fl^  . :1frity;e&ijlfa::}3$y me?mk&.: ���  'e^^oj^ngTaS'it's cairsrT-  ���C^8S0^S"'S, S SERVICE ;  PhOMe 31 ��� N#es 105 206  It was a rousing variety  show in Elphinstone High  school Friday night on behalf  of the Kiwanis Easter Seal  Fund for crippled children.  Rae Kruse opened the event  and gave the stage over to the  master of ceremonies, Bob Hut-  ton of Radio CKNW who kept  up a chatter between numbers  and gave the performers a  chance t�� get their breath.  To say the show was an eye-  opener would be a modest  statement because some of the  performers really had talent to  spare. The Laverock Trio composed of John, Mary and  George practically stopped the  show with their trumpet, accordion and guitar -combination. .The lad on the trumpet  .was really outstanding or as  the younger generation imgt-t"  say. was real smooth.  Another act of top quaHts^  was the comedy dancing, oi  Donna Jean arid Bruce Frame.  Young Bruce had all the poise  of a professional. Clare Young  and Donna Sankey in acrobatic dances made the oldsters  want to >be supple and young,  �����gain.'? They were contortionists with' grace; Glriri&: Code  and Lorraine Lamont ��� provided  Ttheir Tfun^withka; ^^ltyiSho4*c  young and laughter from the  more staid folk.  It was a good show and-the  Kiwanis deserve credit for  having such friends in Vancouver who could bring to Gibsons at little expense to the local club a variety show which  certainly pleased those who  .witnessed it. The pianist was  Mrs. E. Calbeck and Mrs.Norah  Code was director. < Artists  were all members of Greater  Vancouver Community Concert Parties.  Mr.- and Mrs. Pete Jorgensen  celebrated their 25th wedding  anniversary, April 25 with a  family dinner party. From Roberts Greek came Mrs. Jorgen-  sen's brother Paul Sky te, Mrs.  Skyte and their two children.  Also present were Mr. and Mrs.  Andy Hansen and Tove, daughter and son-in-law and granddaughter, also, Frank Jorgensen, son.  Later friends and neighbors  gathered at the Halfmoon Bay  Hair to congratulate the.bride  and groom of 25 years ago.  Archie Rutherford presented  them with a silver tray and silver tea service from the family  an electric frying pan arid  planter from those present. Refreshments were,, served from  a beautifully appointed table  ceritered with a wedding cake  made and decorated by Mrs.  Hazel Skyte.  Mr. and Mrs. Jorgenseri started off the dancing with the  Anniversary Waltz, the guests  joining in. Mrs. Lou Plumridge  well known accordionist of Sechelt supplied niusic. A tape  recording from members of  the families in Denmark was  played by Dennis Gray causing  much hilarity, toasts were given in the traditional Danish  mariner and speeches made by  various members of both farii-  ilies. Songs sung in the Danish language were enjoyed by  everyone. About 50 guests  from Gibsons to Madeira Park  were present.  ROBERT jy. WRIGHT, N.��.; .  YATWBflPATHIC PHYSICIAN  Apn��pitees Utat he will open '-&  limited; practfce at big Gamer  R>int Rttad- Tesidferice on or  about; Juice ist. ���- Pres. .Address  WBO ^Mathers "Ave-y -West ��� Van.  ���'- IOOF SUtfsHine Coast,  Lodge*No, 76 MeeJs..Gibsons  School Hall, 2nd and 4th  J[W��dttesday each, month.  He Ri  VETBRliNARir   SURGEON  \w-  i.  b  i&'iww^.ii-gijh^^ the ^ninsula arid fa  ���ZX ^"-'^^  Phone Gibsons 128K  BylOJSCCMTj  ,.<^U^8^faWW����M����^V��^'>3'����aW��il^-   *  Halfmoon Bay  BY PAT WELSH       y  Car loads of visitors spent  Easter holidays at /summer-  homes or visited friends and  relations*.  Among those at their summer homes were Mr. and Mrs.  Tommy Campbell and fariiily,  with Mr.; and Mrs. Myers and  children ���as ^guests; a thei^-pitt/  Thorris arid :Gerry:Xarid /their  guests, Mr. and' Mrs. A. -Pres-  ton.. ������ ��� y .;; : X ~ :  The- Bett Aridersbns-_hadya  _ _^ full Tlidyse with. :^Z-,affiX$��ijfc  warm Zwdris^^l^bfiih^iBanice :^2*��ter'  Mrs. v McMurtme and soii Ron-  ald.y The Joe Ciunliffes;TwSjfh  Donald, -the] Johnnie Simpsons ~  rian#^fi_&UiyT arid; m&&?&japC  '?&&��&%' iheHaitfid iSants;'Bar-'  , Try-;ax^;H.'.H^t'..sr.;ys;'" -  At theTPrank Claydons were  Mr. aridMrst. GeorgeXClia^dxin,  ILdhtia "arid^rarik -jr. ' ThefTjack  Scaritorig weekended ^th? the  Frank Lyoris wlid entertained  at dinner <ai�� ��� Good Friday,  other guests were Mr. and Mrs.  Wilf Scott and Joyce. Others  ��� dropped in-to play bridge later  Mr. and Mrs. McAllister and  Donna had as their guest-Miss  >Peggy Stearman while at the  Paddy Welshes were Mr. .and  MJrs.XDe^ond Ttyeish*'v;:Tand.  Shane who are spending the  next te^ days here.. .The Alan  Greenes jr.; were working hard  at theirTriew home and the Jim  Coopers had daughter Marilyn  and Miss" Wendy. Tough. i Mr.  G. Nairn and Mr. Don Ross  were at their respective cottages., yy.y������"���"������ yy Z;yzX*    ���  Canon Alan Greene and Mrs.  * Greenes caUedL.^ id T aboard /the  ^Krvxce^on^Good, FridaQr, just at  the appointed 'time,..-/'A-ir Soa  Rescue sent out Tan SOS Jtor  ai<i to a:cruiser in.distress two  miles north of Welpdirie'Pass.  ^The John AjitteT Immediately  put, .piit to sea to'. h0p~ the  stricken, vesselXahd iowed her  into Redrooffs. y  I)r. 'JB^t'^vi^e^vi^iliQig at  his summer -Jhbine%t Welcome  ���JBeachy slipped ^ on the yrocks,  breakhig h^leginjji^plaees  He -'wm ^ftbwri to" Vancouver.  A day later Donald Piper fell  and fractured a wrist. The  following Monday, Mrs. A.  Preston, who was visiting her  sister, Mrs. B. Thom, iell and  fracturisd heir; left leg. ^She  was takeriyfco St. Mary's Hospital, Garden Bay-, where she remained until Friday. She is  now home.in.Vancouver,  Off to Victoria went Mirs. P.  Meuse while husband Pete,  headed north to_Pririce Rupert.  Al'sQ'TR&pCTtj^ibpuxi.d' was ; Bill  Thorn who flew up on Tuesday.  Mrs. Grace Curran is visiting  in New Orleans, Mr. A Hanney in Mexico.  Mrs. R. Wall of North Van-  couver spent a few days with  Mr. and Mrs. W. Bird of Half,  moon Bay.  andDorina were clever hi their?  spat betweeii hrpther arid sister making up their minds  which show tftey TwefeT going  ' tor ' "'���'��� '...Xj^-^r-'^-:���������"--���  ��� ��� ''y-y,:'. '.  Marlenie Lomant on the. sax.  aphorie was exceptionally gotid  which' could; be said of-all the  instrumentalists on the .show,  Betty < Montgomery and Teddy  Fridge-in their late teens supplied dances more toward the  adult type; anid were distinctly  pleasing. ��� ������"        XX" yx '..'  To mention all the acts and  individuals taking place would  ���fill considerable space so it  should be said that all were  worth seeing. For the Elvis  Presley fans. Jinuny Morrison,  who was selected from a wide  nrimber of "Elvis Presley's"  turned in a perforihance that  provided;   squeals \ Tfrom    the  Lodge  opens  Mr. arid Mrs. L.E. Wray, proprietors of Westmere Lodge,  Nelson ; Island, ppehed their  13th season over the Easter  weekend and were filled to  capacity.       * .  Fishing was good and limit  catches of cut-throat were taken out of West Lake.. Salt-water fishing for blue hack arid  spring was fair.  .   Among those registered were  G.S.    Bishop;    Langley:   City;  Norman Cliff and Art &ishop,  Vancouver; Ernie Malmo,  Nanaimo; . J.W. Frazer, L.J. Bate-  man, W.J. Mpllipr, W.; Lindsay,  yahcouyer; Mr. arid Mtst Doug  Wray, Dow McLaren,  William  yGr.iqy��i .Surrey^. Mr. andT Mrst.  Biake   :WiMttfXran#':; '.Denny  Bromley,     VfestXn Vancouver;  Chester   rind TLyall;yMcNauijh-.  rttin,;* New 'y9^^ai^^r/:sj^iii^i.J:  .and. Mrs. Andy Armtftxbhg, Jrie  and-Harold ��� Rittbergj TVaiicou-  ver." " 'XX'.XrX: -X   ''���"���"'���"'���  yXSitlKfXS FRIEWp&  Mrs. Margaret Slater and  son Peter spent foe week-end  in Selma (Pjark and ��� Sechelt  visiting friends.  For Guaranteed  Watch and Jewelry  ���     xZRejpfita...,-?  CHKiS'S  JEWELERS  W^tk icl<ftie o^V .the Premise*  WB BtJY OW GOLD  ^Phime 96 Sechelt  The King's Men frpm Ryer-  son United Church in Vancouver will again visit Gibsons  and take charge of the service  at 11 a.m.. Sunday in Gibson  Memorial United Church.  The lads, who came last-year  will have band instruments  with them to augment the.music side of tlie service. Ariiem-  ber of the King's Men will de-  * liver the sermon.. .-,....  mmmmimwmmmmmmimBswamm  GOME AND SEE OUR SUPPLY  We have Wood, Coal, Oil and Electric Stoves.  A NEW SHIPMENT OF DINETTE SUITES HAS ARRIVED.  JAY BEE FURNITURE & APPLIANCES  Phone Gibsons 99  SPRING JAMBOREE TEA  by   '.'''���;-���������������' ''���*���.��� ���  ELPHINSTONE GRADUATING CLASS  May 4 ���2p_itito5  ��� ,: ��������� ������*".'"������''"  Old Gibsons School Hail  BINGO  FISH POND  WHITE    ELEPHANT  PENINSULA MOTORS LTD. will pay TpP  price for jyo;ur used cair on a new 1957  CHEVROLET or PONTIAC;  Gome in and see our Stock  All General repair and bodywork  'SWi*'.  NOW IS THE TIME TO^ ^  y&ksXj; <r.*>.'y?:.l **5r-W;��*   .-..- ,T. ;,,.;v.  ���'fr?*."*-' ;^ .*t.*.  :y.:..,.y -y yy    .^?--' ���>'����� y ��������������� . ������*yy'n*��rV.?" ���*' "Xa^^X  ������ ^MartinrSonour^ju�� ^pbp��^;  ~N*ovin�� better bedding plants  Compiete line of garden heceaaities  .  Phone Gibsons S8  )-\.  ^.;��->\>y      V  SECHELT  i        >���'  The Coast News  is  Mrs. E. Ltmtsdm  SLEEP W <��L     ���  ylXG&'tiW.IQWSS  ���;  Y��������� ��� 15: words vfor 55 cerits plus  three ceiris a wOrd over. 15. This  includes   naine   arid .address.  "Consecutive rates available.  Classified * advertisements  accepted up to 5 p.m. Tuesday.  Legals ���- 17 cents per count  line   for   first   irisertion.    13  cents per count lirie for. each  consecutive irisertion.  Card of Thanks, Engagements,  In Memoriams and Births - up  to 50 words $1.00 per irisertion  3c per word over. 50.  Classified display ��� 77c per  column inch. v  AGREEMENT  It is agreed by any advertiser requesting space that liability of the Coast News in event  of failure to publish an adveiy  tisement or in event that errors occur in publishing of an  . advertisement shall be limited  to the amount paid by the advertiser for that portion of the  advertising space occupied by  by incorrect item only,  and  that there shall be no liability.  in any event beyond amount"  paid for such   advertisement.  No responsibility is accepted  by the newspaper when copy  is not submitted in writing or  veiled hi writing.  Notice  X Iri order to avoid complications which have plagued  Tinany daily and weekly newspapers across Canada, Birth  and Engagement notices will  iiot be accepted by The Coast  News unless paid for at want  &d rates..  ..; The Coast News regrets having to adopt this practice but it  is necessary to protect the public. ^  TOTEM FLASHES  One- only lot on, Hopkins beach.  Gibsons million idollar view lot  on easy terms ������ FTP. $950.00.  WE offer the ultimate in water-  frorit property. Over an acre  ground,-stream ruris thru it,'so.  artistic. Lovely lawns, shrubs,  extremely well built home,  basement with -automatic oil  heat. 3 bedrooms, convenient  kitchen, nice dining room, entrancing view.. It's unbelievably attractive, and it's only  $13,250 cash.  Here it is! ONE MILE WAIER-  FRONTAGE, over 250 acres  land, good beach, lots water,  grand view, finest beach potential subdivision in B.C.  Imagine this��� modern 3 bedroom home," 80 ft. beach frontage, lovely ultra modern kitchen, factory built cabinets.  Price includes latest riiodel electric washer, 11 cubic foot  frig, very moderri ^electric  range, drapes, etc. It's only  $12,500 on terrns. The location  is perfect. -  It pays you to see us before-  buying anywhere on the SUNSHINE COAST  Always a better buy at  TOTEM  REALTY  Gibsons  $1700   DOWN  COMING EVENTS  ���'��� y,  ���������-���; : : :���f���  jflay' 3,  I*AT   to Guides and  Brbwriies of Gibsons earnestly  request air members to .attend  thev meeting being held 'atMr^T  tyingrsive's; 8 ji.1ri. Irriphrtarit..  Brand new bungalow, 2 bed-  roptns, ciarport, storage. Ori  ���'water,.& power. Easy monthly  payments. $11,700 Full price.  Phone or write C. English, Evg.  York 8275.  Capilano Highlands  (1952) Limited, 3197 Edgemont  Boulevard, N. Vancouver. YO  5221. yyy        .  JOHN COLERIDGE REALTY  (NOTARY PUBLIC)  y     Oldest Realty Office  In Gibsons  Look for the Big Neon Sign  1      TO RENT  Hay 4,.. United Church HaU,  10 a Jn.., Rummage. Sale by the  United Ch^ch-W:AV Gibsons,  (MayT10, Roberts Creek Legion  Hall,XRummage  Sa^le;;2  pm.  . j^U9^j^^^^^iAry Z  May 14 ~ StT Hilda's Parish  HaU, Sechelt, B&s&rX&toA tea,.;  2-4p.m. Sechelt: L^tp. <Siddes  artdBrowhies.  '."������'.,4^;.,;���, I  Rooms for rent, Bayview  Lodge, Selma Park.Phone Sechelt 137.:  2.  bedroom   furnished- Tisuite  :;with bath (self contained). Gibsons 114G. ZXxXy.XA:Xt "Xa-  CARD  THANKS  y^WAKTED Tp RENt  ,��� ��� ���"'���"'" ������"'���������'������r.'J'' :.\'.f'. '������!" * *. "���    ' ��� ���' ������������'iji-'V.-ff';..  2 .be^ppiriTMpdern:hprite;^ ,  ;���.. in*2, weejts. yGl^|p^yT.i%:tp $75  ya riiorith.  Phoi^$ibgphsT 94F.  ,  c ��� ��������������miff ��������� ���**���������..���*������������*���*���   ���. 11 .������������ ��� �����_���.������ ������ m   i-��i ������**��� !���*��������� iiw^i  Unfurnished 2 bedroom: house,  T.;by.;T**i reliable   business   cotipie.  Phonie Gibsons 98M;J%  .BOATS FOftSAtE'.f    .X��C--  34   foot* camp-fender'"' tug,  no  engine, very -.reasonable.  Contact'Joe Mitchell; Long Bay,  -~   Gambier Island-  -.*.-     ��.j    ��� -��_ * ���*-   ���"���-12 ft. 6 in. plywood boat with  Ms;. and^Mrs.;S^^^wahsoii,��..fc'^Hp. B.,& S. inboard, $100.  Port MeUpnyamiou!^ or Sun.  at  of  their   daughter,   -~,f>:��&*.������ ���   --��� -. 1  Vie wish to thank all those  friends and rie'iifhbbrs whbi;have  Tgiveri us such wonderful assistance /since we, lost our home  H>5r 'iiire. - Ydiir* help has- beeri-  most appreciated.  Pati.LUlian. and  Ppnald  McCallum. *     ;  ENGAGEMENT  gagement  ;Verna Noi#en,;;*tp MryHedliey-���.  H.G. Turner, Gibsons. The wedding will take place  on-May*  18, 1957, at 7 p.m. at the.Port  Mellon Community Church.  (The  latest  developments   for  jthe gardener.  '       LaUr's Garden Dust?  Nox-AU Earwig Bait?  ���We've got 'em r- Ask for com-  . -plete booklpi^-^Wi*:^ Xy - ^  ,yX^A-,At.m<m^^^-: ���^^^^  Sechelt 52 Gibsons 29  Wrist watch on highway. Owner should phone Gibsons .216V&  '[work wanted:.:.. ���;' .'���-"'-; J  ICftinuaey sweeping and repairs,;  ���roofing repairs, all general r.e-  -paira around your hotne. Write  R.N: Smith, H.R. 1, Gibsoris or  |call Fix-It Shop, Lower Rd., '1  Tmile east  of Roberts Creek,  ^Phorie Gibsons 177K.  :.?   *���: ' :���-^������-'  [} ^TSpray^and.;r.bruah yps^^tgi''.  aisb paper^iariging. J. Melius.  Phone Gibsons  33. tin  ���.���'������     . - : .    .; '.������'������  ^WANTED  get of used six- spool; gurdies.  Lipsett or Swari. Archie Walker, Madeira Park P.O.  * -���   -J1"^   ���' '   ���-�������������������*-���������   m,    ���,     ������������ ������������ iu   .n. ��� ���!���  ���Second hand boom chains. Ph.  Sechelt 43.  NoT ��� 47T'Granthanj6s.  16 ft. speed boati;nfew^ XL. B&z-  deck,, Fletcher Rd. Gibsons.  FOR SALE  '54 Chev Special ��� new motor  ^��� new paint job. $1395. Sechelt Automotivfe, Phone Sechelt27.  ^���uiir*   ��� ii^i-*..- ���������.��- �����-. ������,��������    ^hifii. ���    ,    .     , mm ��� n^i��  Second  hand  cars.  $1*400  io  $295. Good stlection. '52 Cher  "Spi-Jcial,,ai;i |l3?5^ -?ho��^ /S��-  Gas thirty cat with hydraulic  hlade. Want $B50 cash. Apply  A. Phare, end of Crow Road,  first road, to right past S\rat-  . ford Camp, "coinlrig from Gib-  "sons^   ,   ''AArA- '*'��������������������� '������yy-       X'^  1 ��� 1       -i-     r     1 ���   ir        ��� 11 -1  1 ' 1   - ir 'n ������  -i     "J-~- -it-T  21 ft. trailer, ready to roll. No  reasonable offer refused. Contact; L:N.\CrileiTDavis Jfeayv*; :>. y:  1 slightly used 33~Hp. Scott  Attwater OB motor. Parker's  Hardware, Sechelt. ���  IMCixed ; bushwood    for    sale! ���  Prompt 'deliv^Tbetween ;Ro- ������"  berts Creek and Halfmoon Bay  Also ferice posts cut to order.  L.C. Emerson, Box 71, Sechelt.  Phone 99F.   .'  3FOH BETTER BUYS  in new & used cars & trucks  Contact Your Chevrolet, Buick,  Pontiac. OldsmobUe, Vauxhall  Mounted/ animal    heads    for  cash. Box 47, SecheltT '  WATCH REPAIRS  Watch and. Jewelry Repairs  Marine Men's .'Wear. Agents  for W. H. Gra^sie. Fast  reliable service. tfn.  For Guaranteed Wratch and  ySTewelry  Repairs,   See  Chris's  Jewelers. Sechelt;'���'Work done  on the premises.   , tfa  ���-'���   NOW IN, GIBSONS  R.I WHITING, Tdf^SONS 125H  Used power saws ���- various  makes and models. Priced from  $75 and up.. is**enlnsula Logging  Supply, Sechelt 11   ,  Girl's bicycle. Phone Gibsons  88W. ������';���"���  1952 Ford panel ��� bargain at  $600. Sechelt Automotive, Ph.  27.  Coast News, M!ay. 2, 1957i    5  FOR SALE (Continued)'..";���-  32 x 50 ft. Cedar float la^ied  with 1V* inch galvanized cable  $650 cash. 60 gas cat in running order, winch-and parts  from ariother 60, $1,000 cash-  Super Twin I.E.L. chain saw,  2 blades and chains and fast  cuttirig boom auger attachment  $400 cash. Harding Bros.  Billings Bay, B.C.  . 1 new push button G.E. range,  1 new Zenith Fridge, 1956 models.. Terrific bargains. Parkers  Hardware, Sechelt 51i  As new ��� Hospital Bed, standard adjustments. Phone Sechelt 52.  9  mm.   Luger pistol complete ���  with holster and 2 magazines  Phone Gibsons 128G.     -  Alan1     P.    Nevins,    Penmore  (jreenhouses,   Pratt   Rd.   Gibsons.   Phone    171M.    Fuchsia  plants for sale, assorted varie**  ties. ...     -     /  11- ���   - -   ��� ���...      ��� ��� -*.  ANNOUNCEMENT  DIRECTORY   (Conliaucfi)  .    .   ..' '    ���   .' ���m "���       ' .���   . '   ~        ' "    ��� ' ��'. ���'���������-���  Residential  & Industrial  ;; Wiring y-TT V;''''TT  Electrical  Appliances  on easy terms  ALSO  TV   REPAIRS  BOB   LITTLE  Phone Gibsons  162  life** D&&e$$.Memmt  AWSS8ISaC6A9BC   ~)  Alterations, Repair Work,  RemodeUing, Piainting  Floor Sanding, TUes Laid  JOE BENNER  Phone Sechelt 92R  T    Gr. Serlui .;.������'  Public Accountant  SYSTEMS  MONTHLY ACCOUNTING  FINANCIAL STATEMENTS  INCOME TAX REPORTS  Phone   Gibsons  71  WIRING and APPLIANCE  SALES  Electrical Wiring  Alterations and Repairs  F. UTTING, WILSON CREEK  Phone 15T  Your Watkins Dealer, Mel Lil-  lejord is now available, or  phone your order to Gibsons  90Y.  Frerii you (the Druids) we learn  that the destination of man's  spirit is not the grave, nor the  Kingdom of the Shades. The  . same spirit in another world  animates another body.  Lucan     .   ���......���.I......������ -I     II II    ���t    ���-..���,.��. .'-.���.Ml��� ���������������   i-.. I.   II   ������!  Woodwork of ail kinds, repairs  and alterations, unpainted furniture and kitchen cabinets  made to order. J.K. Galley,  R.R. 1, Gibsons. 2 blocks north  of Super Valu.  Pender Harbour area AVON  representative^ Cosmetics and  toiletries. Mary Woodburn,  Phone P.H. 477.  Sewirig Machine Service and  Sales. Experienced in all makes  arid models. Phone calls accepted att Seohelt 145 daytimes.  Salk , Poliomyelitis, vaccine  available at Lang's Drug Store.  It takes 7 irioiiths to bfiiid:y%:  good immunity with Salk Folio  Vaccine. For some protection  during the dianger months; ar-  rarigeirients should be made to  start, series of .3 vacciriati^ris  now.. ;:.     _:<vy      ZXy-'Z ZZ'-'y  TOWING ANJ9 $^G%^Q  mii^^^^eekXZy^   ���,  me Gibsons 218Q.  Notions ��� Cards ��� Toys  Miscellaneous Gifts  THRIFTEE STORES  Left of Post Office  Gibsons, E.G.  ���  Headquarters for Wool  p and S SALES, SERVICE  Agents  For  Propane Gas  Combination Gas Ranges .  Sales and   Installations  ���v Free Estimates  r  Electric and Gas Hot Plates  J?--' FURNITURE  < LINOLEUMS  " Phone 3 Sechelt  FAIRMILE  BOAT WORKS; LTD.  Custom Pleasure Craft  ft Dinghys  .    Repairs, Hardware, Paints  Beach Ave. West  Roberts Creek       Phone 216Y  WIRING  Comriiercial; Residential,  Industrial  Electric Heat  PARKER & SIM  y ELECTRIC LTD.  Sechelt. Phone J61 ���.  ^.���'���'^"���.'.'������^GiBBONS"''.  rOTILDlM SUPPLIES  'X:Z,-x.      yiiTD.    .  "WE   CARRY   THE  STOCK"  y    Phpn* Gibsons 53  Chnrcli Services  2nd Sunday after Easter  ANGLICAN  St. Bartholomew's,    Gibson*  11.00 am Choral Communion  11 a.m. Sunday School  St. Hilda's    Sechelt  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  1.45 pm Evensong  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  3.15 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. Stmday School  3:30 p.m. Divine Service  Public Worship, 3.30 p.m.  Port Mellon  7.30 p.m. Evensong      v  ST. VINCENT'S  Holy Family, Sechelt,    9 a.m.  St. Mary's, Gibsons, 10.30 a.m.  Pott ;Mellon, - first Sunday of  each month at 11.35 a.m.  PENTECOSTAL  11 -a.in.'Deyotipnal  10 aTin.' Sunday "School  7.30    Evening Service  Tuesday night 7.3ft:  8 pm Thursday night  Bethal   Baptist  Church  7:30 T?M., Wed., Prayer     '  11:15 AmM., Worship Service  2 P.M., lat Thurs.,; in Month  Mission .Circle  Many hear  Cecil Solly  At the meeting of Gibsons  Garden Club last week in the  well-filled Anglican Hall, Cecil Solly, well known by radio  to garden lovers on the Sunshine Coast, gave a helpful talk  and answered many questions  on garden problems.  His talk on "The Oxygen  Layer" was full of garden wisdom; the three essentials for  growth, of soil, air and moisture. The feeding of the root%-  system; the value of green manures and seaweed; epsom salts  to provide the magnesium  lacking in*our coastal graderis;  also how to correct or create  acid soils.  A series of written^ questions  from the audience.brought interesting answers, and solved a  number of problems.  Time was. aU too short,-, as  -Mr. golly.��>scas leaivng',-.6n,an  early "plane, f or  Portland, but  her hasTpromised, to return for  a. longer visit.in the suriimer.  Meeting this old friehd?bfgar-  deners.:'-with'...his'' happy pejcs^t-  ality rnade theiri. realise Z^SH^x.  much he deserves?Jtes^suocea��  'on radio and TV.    T^^^fe."  ���^.:-r^iljr.^anaiwe;  ^K^M^RKS   Pender Harbour Tatoeraade   9uestJ0��3   from the  Boat Budd��ril_ ^opairora  INSURANCE  SECHELT INSURANCE  ,��� AGENCIES  R��al Estate  Property  Mknatremont  ���>������������:���;   ���'::��� >..-   _nsu?enca'���"._ V'T l,'v  ,���������������."������.':' Office Plibhe:'22 '!.  ���"v���  ���'V'TJB>pOP_^;>*a��^T ZZZ  '... Residence 168 y 'Z\ X  t MACKAY; Salwmaa.  Reildencft 70P  W. (BILL) CCfFFEY  ��� Insuranc* 8al��nnan  ^ite, T AutoV; t��iability. TPrompt  courteous service. Totfem Real*  *ty,_ Gibson%Ty; "-'..;.  0IRBCT0RiV  REraK3*RATION  SALE^r AND SERVICE  ��� 5 Coiistjnerclai ���. Domestic   :  '-."��� ;S2JJ Xeara' Expwi��nco     i  A. Hx CAMPBELL       ;  SECkELT 63Q x  WhUS  MACHINE   SHOP  ��� Col��l W��W Pcocesa  Engin�� Block Repaara  Arc. Acy. Welding  Precision Machihist*  Phone 54 Rwidsnce 152  NOTARY PUBLIC  Legal Documents promptly  attended to  '    %.J. (Jack)-Mayiie  Phone 24 Saph��!t B.C.  "~    LET US HfitP YOU  PLAN NOW  For your 'Construction Needs  All itypes of  BUILDING or ALTERATIONS  and LIGHT GRADING  Smith 8c Peterson Construction  Ltd.  Phone 2$<8S or 90Q, Gibsons  ~*s\y._ -y. ._  MliRSHALL'S PLUMBING  Seating oV supplies  PSoa�� Gli^wne 134. 104, or 33  ..;.:     PENINSULA"    -  ���lAtJQPUNTiNG- .'SERVICE  *    .AU TsrasSi of Accoufiling  ProWtcn*  Eicpnttlr   Attended  i    Vtllag�� Enterprises Bldg.  xy^X-': :>^Y:S^��helt ...'-'. .  ���Mmtp Opan 9 v.m% -~< 5 p.in.  K- ..���;{���; Daily ..;���..'���  ' ���- :    TPhorie Spchelt 37  Homo  and In4ualrial  Wirlno  Elffctrical Hi-aiSng  ' Radios* AppHmco**, TV S��ffF��ce  GIBSONS    ^LEOTRIC  ������������ �����������������.'iao - ���  ;T; ; Authoriied GE Dealt*.  ;        LAUEIE SPECK  HSATIHG & SHEET METAL  'T/'_',..  x^'yGpi&tn'tfir "X.  ^      TELEVISION  SAtfiS A|tD SEHyiCE       \  '     ' Dl*y^ndfthl�� Synric*  RICHTEB'S RADIO ��� T-V  y ;;" Piho Hpine^patnlshtogs  \yy '���'"���. Major; Appliances  '' ' "i:  Z'.X T.PixonK'ST      '..Secheli' ".  SERVICE FUELS  "������Han Vo*rton-'  RiR> 1    Gshrons   Phono 173Q  Aldar Or Fir Bushwood  '"' MUl\.SI��_b^pdyT..TT  Sand, Gravel and Cr. Rock  Product*.  ^SWd|iy ?SR6fiPoI"^Hra*fiE'  12:0p a.m. Morning Service  7:30 p,m, Wedh^sday    Pray*  .������'���"."���.      er Meeting.  : y CHRISTIAN  SCJENCE  Chufch service and'. Sunday  School, 11 a.m. :   .  Roberts Creek United. Church  LATTER DAY SAINTS  Sunday Sigioolv. 10.16 am  Granthama   Co^fimuriity   Hall  =' NOTICE OF INTENTION  TO APPLY TO PURCHASE  :.-.:-. LAND^T -;       ,,:  In Land Recording District  of Vancouver and situated on  the shore of North Lake in the  vicinity of Egmont.  TAKE NOTICE that I.-'bo-  reen Currie of Selma ������.,��� park,  B.C., occupation, housewife, intend' to apply for permission to  purchase the fbllowing described lands:���-  Commencing at a post plant-  Ted apprbxiiriately- fifteen,  chains from the creek flowing  ' out  of  the   lake   thence  personal gardening  and 'gave considerable^  ary advice concerning^  of stimulators. He:-*f'**  mulches should riot;it  bark" of trees'������bT:ASihxi^f4ThtisZ  can be done by raucefiii^ the  spread, leaving-theTSf���� nearer  the tree.'������������'of;Tshrub^.reasonably  clear. Mulchesv;.o_i^hWr:.,^iark  have, the ;Teffec>4:^;;;^creatiiog  scars and damaging fg$w#ii ife  attiid. ' -Z^yX'y-yZXf'y'ZX''. *L  ... The rnee.titig y/as Zohk pf '.tlie  riaoet.;'.int^eat^g^ ;^tie'garden.  club has had for ^prii^tiine %>��  chains north; thence 5 chains  east thence 10 chains south to  the lake; thence back to 'the  original post alona the: sliore-  iine, and containlrig 5 acres,  more or less.  The purpose for which the  land is required is a campsite;.  Doreen Clara Currie  April e, iae7. .";'"������;;.'"  . BY MR6.'^.A,YlF|nBNCH  evening which wasv' to   have  been held at the home of Mr.  and Mrs. Jack. Evans in aid d��  the Altar Society ^Pf the Holy  Name  Church was" postponed  owing to the illness of  Mrs.  Evans.   . ' ; - - a:a--:x^:';'  X-Mri.'-rw. Lawson of Gibsons'  10   .'has: be^riTViSitirig he?^s6n aiid  daughter-iri-law      at     Sechelt  West. ' ���  Mr. and Mrs: W. MacDougal  and daughter Fay have left for  Powell River. 'Mac was fpr  some time in the -SpsHf office  ���at- Sechelt- and is ,ri6\v SM^T  manager at Powell River.  The beautiful spring garden  of- Mr.���-and-Mrsi/ W.; Yourigson  NOTICE OF INTENTION TO* T near " Rpbkwobd Lodge  causes  ,T^^PLY.;C,TO.yjTOAGH^��E'- *    cars^assing tp slpwv up for this  CXaanersKiox the Sechelt    Peninsula  Phone:  Gibsons 100  :*    BEG^%^MVIS       -  ; ELECTRICAL  CONTRACTORS  Industrial, Commercial and.  Residential Wiring .& Repairs  Electrical Heating InstaUed  Anywhere on the Peninsula  Repairs to  All Electrical Appliances  Free  Estimates  Gladly Given  Phone Sechelt 23 or 68H  :; TRACTOR WOR��  Clearing, Grading. Excavating  T Bulldozing. Clearing teeth  FOR RENT  Arches/Jacks, Pump  A. -E.*'Ritchey  .<   :  Phono Gibsons 176  INFANT BURIED  Shauneen, infant daughter  of Mr. arid Mrs. B. Starr, Porpoise Bay, passed away April  16, after a long Ulness. She  was buried at Seaview Ceme-  tary after a simple and beautiful service from Graham Funeral Home in Gibsons. Rev.  H.U. Oswald officiated.  ciriity'of ;Egmont.:   ���   .  TAKE NOTICE that I, Charles F. LUly of Selma Park, B.C.  occupation carpenter intends to  apply for permission to purchase; the followng described  lands;^��� ... .���'        :-���  ..��� :::yXr     >'���.���  Cdmriiencing at a prist planted approximately 25' chains  from the creek flowing out of  the lake thence 10 chains north,.,  thence 5 chains west thence  about 10 chains south to the  lake; thence bade to the original post along .the. shoreline' and  containing 5 acres, more or  less." , '     ���-.'.���-- :���  The purpose for winch the  land is required is campsite.  ,Chas. F. Lilly..  Dated 12 April, 1957.  Got   a   talent?   Prepare   it;  share it, at the fair.  A profitable afternoon wris  spent in the Legion Hall, Roberts; Creek, April*'26 at the  spring tea arid rbazaar -hy  219. Friendships were renewed  py atmosphere pervaded everywhere.     ,.''. ' /'  The door prize was -won by  Mrs. Allenr "topsy DoU" by  Mrs. R. Davidson; fruit cake by  Mrs. Oldershaw and Mrsil Thyer the "Guessing parcel/'  Members of the auxiliary  thank the many .friends and  neighbors who made the afternoon such a pleasant success.  The rummage sale by the auxiliary takes place May 10, 2  p.m. at the Legion Hall. 6    Coast News, May 2,  1957.  Nbw's the time to knit and  sew; plan a garden, watch it  grow���for the fair  Come on, Dad ��� we'll go to  SECHELT   BUILDING  SUPPLIES for a HOME  IMPROVEMENT LOAN to build  my new room.        Sechelt 60  The Fifth Annual High  School seminar on United Nations, under 'the .auspices; of  Vancouver and Victoria Branches of the Uriited Nations Association in Canada, and  through kind co-qperation of  the Univerity of British Columbia, will be held at the University August 25-30 inclusive.  The theme of this year's conference will be, "Canada, an  emerging power." The usual  briefing on United Nations, its  structure, "Junctions and pow-  ,ers will be given. Lectures and  discussions will deal with Can-  There . will be a dinner in  Chinatown, a swimming party,  a square dance. As usual..the  students will be taken to Stanley Park for a lunch or dinner,  ���visit the Capilano Suspension  Bridge and go up Grouse  Mountain by chair lift. Discussion groups will meet following the lectures, to give everyone a chance to express opin*  ions  and viewpoints.     ZX.y  Students, both boys and girls  from Grades XI and XII may  attend. A few exceptional students now in Grade X may be  admitted    if   specially  recom-  ada's place in  United'Nations    mended by their principals pr  and world affairs. .      .     _     T.   ,_    ,__.__,-,_!_  The fee of $30 covers: room  and board at the Youth Training Camp, University of British Columbia; the seminar  course and all events of the  conference, social and educational.  TASELLA  now has  THE  LATEST  STYLES  IN  BATHING   SUITS  For all the family  GENERAL  LINE OF CLOTHING  54 Phone Sechelt 54  teachers. It is desirable to  have an equal number *of boys  and girls at the  seminar.  A scholarship to the seminar  valued at $30' plus transporta-'  tion to and from the students  place of residence in British  Columbia, will be awarded fOr  the best essay submitted on,  "Canada's Contribution to the  United Nations." An essay  may not exceed 1,5,00 words in  length and will become the  property of the Vancouv<br  Branch. Essays may be written by hand if preferred. They  must be mailed to the office  not later than June 30. A panel of judge chpseri by the seminar committee.of the Branch  will make the decision which  shall be final. An entry fee Of  $1 must accompany each essay.  the bride- was lovely in a gown  of white lace and net oyer satin. She wbre a short veil arid  carried a white bible with  colonial style bouquet of red  rosebuds  and white hyacinth.'  Bridesmaid was Marjorie.  Brackley, sister of the groom,  gowned in pink nylon net over  taffeta, with a bouquet of pink  carnations and iriauve hyacinth  .Paul Freeman of Mission attended the groom, and Bruce  Freeman, also of Mission, was  usher.  A   reception   was    held   at  Stave     Gardens     Community  Hall, where, the toast was given?  by H. 'Freeirian.  ., y  The bHde-chose, a: pink dres&  ��� ',*      ��� '.*���       "  ���-'':1���,r," '    ���"*.*"..   .     ���   J1 '  '  with nayy blue duster coat,  pink accessories and a corsage  of pink rosebuds for her going:  away costume:  After a honeymoon at Seattle, Mr. and Mrs. Brackley  will live at Selma Park. -��� .���  HOLIDAY   VISITOR  �� , ���    I I'*'-'  Miss Susanne Wigard, Selnia  Park, is spending part of her  tEaster holidays with relatives  in Vancouver.  V  Mrs. K. McKenzie announces a display of TUPPER>VARE at  Stratford Camp, Sechelt Highway, Wed. May 8 from 8 to 10 -U  Thin-?., May 9 from 2 to 5 and 8 to 10.  Phone Gibsons 216H    ;  Prettiness is the keynote of  the new lingerie, be it petticoat or pyjama, slip of sleep-  wear. -This/ charming night  dress is fashioned of heavy  guage white nylon tricot with  red piping and little appliqued  strawberries placed here arid  there. There is nylon jtulle at  the neck arid for the puffed  sleeves. The necklne is elas-  ticized, ^permitting an off the  shoulder effect if desired.  OS W  DAVE'S  l  31  g  Live Modern? Change to Modern Plumbing!  Pressure  Systems and Septic Tanks  *.* ��� * ���*-.���  Phone Sechelt 166  t}bn't Say Bread  Editor:.Many of British Columbia's citizens and in particular, those who are graduatesi^of  her university, have at piie"  tiriie or*, another, lived'in and  experienced the impact? of *-an  International House., Most probably the House, was one of  the firstT four'��� "built;:'~New  York; Chicago,1 Berkeley1 or  Paris. The present executive of  the British; Columbia 'bh&pter  Of the association believe that  JfTS.*' there;. ��� must be in this proviiice  s '���'������' 'many iep^''wio'?��ould b&Tin-  terested iri ; maintaining their  contact-���*with:their Alma.-^Ia.t-  BRACKLEY -��� BALAGH  St. Andrews United Church,  Mission City, was, the scene of  '������; a    pretty   -wedding    recently  when Goldine Balaghj  young-  ...est;, daughter   of 'Mrs:  George  Balagh,:   Kipling,.:; Sask.,    became   the   bride   of   Richard.  Brackley, only on of Mr. and  TMrs. A. Brackley- Wilson Creek  in a   ceremony; performed by  Rev.. Seiber.  Give^' in marriage by /* her  uncle.* Mr. DonAlbion of Hope,  ii  NORiyiAN STEWAIVf  Local Safe's Rep.  m  R. R.-"I, GIBSONS  ^���/A..:..^.    : ':��� .A' :'���.:���  Phorie'TGibsons       189  .   For. Guaranteed y.y  er house through the medi&im; "my��L T ' T * -'-^'Repairs  of - the*-Association's   newsliat-   �����'������;���:*'���.���'���������''���������-//: X      __.--  o'f T'the*; Association's  lers.  newsifit-  * f.\y  CHRIS'S   JEWELERS  done  on  the  Premises  WE BUY OLD GOLD  Mtoiie 96 Sechelt5  ���Are you  fii  ; : For iip^tQ-date insurance  'T,  consult  ^       N  PHONE 42       ''."'"'���'     ,y":      'GIBSONS, B. C.  OVER _& YEARS INSURANCE EXPEDIENCE -. -.  ���X,������.�����>ae.{chapter -at its headquMr- <  ���ters :i)n. Vanepiuvevr is exce5ed-  ���irigiy>active: arid  has a conoid-  ���  . erable. fund set aside forjthe  .;|urnishin,g; of ��� the first: Cariad- ���>:  i^n4.nterriation��il House.'Build?':l  ing of this^House will begin ori -  theTfcampils, University of BTit- y  . ish.Columbia,.in the spring,^f ^.:T..;   .   T T.-i ,   ���   yV X. *. v  XtiSU��ti$ fund has b^lal-TTWhen bfetfc* foods are sold foi  " izedThrough the  activities of ' 'jg^    i( Twill be ai the Sechelt  a" deVotfe&'IfewY Would: any ^bf'y        ���       =T.*    ':  . ���������  ��� your readers ;iike tp help?, v Lockers..- f^ ���        .. * :.  ^^TMeiftbership,;, either  full'^ of. ...y    y  Associate','"-is   only   $2.50 Pper"  year,  or $4.00. for the family;  ���r��� and full information ori bur  Stop the works -r- We can't  invent   anything more  pract-  . icai than tlie APPLIANCES at  C and S SALES  Phone Sechelt 3  TO   CLEAR  Marconi &  Rogers Majestic  GURNEY OIL RANGE $289 Reg. ���  As new 1 Enterprise Range with Keniac Oil  Burner. Slgg  1 Fawcett Deluxe Oil Range -----       $189  Kelvinator Fridges & Wash Machines at  SPECIAL   PRICES  Draperies to clear ��� Reg. $3.59 ���  ����w $1.98 y*  LAMPS ��� HOSTESS-CHAIRS ��� CHROME SETS  rT ^UNPAINTED  FURNITURE C  &S SALES  Phont 3  Sechelt X,  IS.A.  f  yTLike iripdern living, insurance fisTi^longer a  ;  ^simple^^ matter. There;arepow niSii^liflterent  ways.of protecting you from lols. T  T An independent agent or broker,knows what  policies ��� are available and will help you to  choose a plan of insurance suitabk to your  individual needs.  ^���'activities,':! in  ��tddition: to 'the  newsletters,   will   be  sent   to  :/;ev.ery member.   Write* tp; ���'..-'  . MissTWinnifred Brache'r, .;  ���'���;���' 3departmeritf of Home Ecofiom^'  '������'������'���ix^XyXiXX   ' . ���:������.    ��� .:'"   .-'������' "' ' AX- ...  ..���'..University of British  Colurii-*��� 'Tfj  ,'-.bia,:^/'--^:V:"; rA/X  y.i^ancox^y^r; 8, B.C.iyXry.XXX.  The ^piyersity   of   Tferitish  ��� Columbia-is   at   present '''host'  . and tdachief T-to over 1,000 oveW'  yseas stixdents. -This is.a consid-:  '���; erabje.,.-; contribution ; to    the:  y. stream^ of,friendship of the tia--  -tions pf ythe world, and to the  realization of -the International ,Hpu^e   Associatipri's' ideal,  "That '���' brotherhood  shall   pre-  ���vail." ���'���> T. ���  ,    .'   "^' (Dr.) Peter Ford  :      ���-���  '..     'President,'       v . .-  International House  T'     'Association,  -    B.C. Chapter.  QUALITY    considered .we   .'ate  never consistently undersoldi ���"'.  ..Wefeel that this riiay be your  last opportunity'-to stock Up your  freezer or locker with Steaks  etc. for the summer months at  this low -r- low priced  QUALITY FOODS  Wholesale & Retail  approx.  weight! 10 lbs/ T<iP GOV'T, GRADED BPEF  UNCONDITIONALLY GUARANTEED y  ;���;.; ;-r:;;WT    \x'." x  expprtiy to suit YOUR family's  needs to save .waste.  '*��� -  WRAiPPED   :  & 'marked, in the best Quality  Polyethylene paper to preserve  flavour.  SHARP FROZEN  To keep the QUALITY & food  values".ypu are buying.  Buy by brand ��� Buy only top brands  Look J'or, this emblem  before you buy fire, auto  or general insurance.  THE INSURANCE -AGENTS'  ASSOCIATION   ,  QF BRITISH COLUMBIA  Editor:   We   wish ��� -io   offer*  our thank's for your kindness  *in reference to  forwarding of  publications    of    your*   Coast  News  of the  past number   of  weeks.   We assure you it has.  been   greatly  appreciated.    It  holds more interest to us than  our   daily paper;   Mrs. Harro-  iveir and I are finding it very  hard to wait until we can dispose of property' interests   on-  this side to open the way for  us to return to the peninsula,  this, time to stay for good. Hoping to see you soon and again  our thanks.  W.W. Harrowell.  Peter's Creamy  ICE CREAM  29e  Pint  BABY      <6-jLs'*.' Mvers)  BEEF LIVER sliced  OUR OWN BRAND  BEEF SAUSAGE  Cook with Cabbage  ^5c  PEAS  Fraser Vale  Z Pkis  35c  lb.  LOCAL  POTATOES  100 lb-  SACK  $3.85  3 lbs.  $1,00  GOLDEN RIPE  MAGISTRATE ILL  Magistrate Andrew Johnston  has been ill for the past week.  Mrs. Johnston says he* is recovering slowly, and hopes to be  up in time to attend the Magistrates' Convention in Harrison Hot Springs at the end of  this month.  OUR OWN CUI$S &  SMOKE   BACON  as it used tobe  Thick meaty  SHORT RIBS  of:Bj|EF,y :;-;���;  HHMHBMMHN9VCH-  We offer pur Best wishes to Mr. & Mrs. Terzian on the R-opening of the  Sechelt Tea Rooms & wishthem every success, T Article"-1ST;; r-.yx -  DuringT-the first 25 years of  white: settlement there* Were  practically no .facilities for  medical care. There had been  at least two, perhaps iriefe,  settlers whose names bore the  prefix "Doctor," and perhaps  they were more or less qualified. However they did not appear to haake any attempt to  practice.   Medical   care was a  volunteer matter, carried on  by the people themselves* as  best they could. The-more serious cases were taken to Vancouver, hoping to get them  there in time. Very often the  rigors of the trip to town would  have killed less hardy specimens.  The picture chariged for the  better in 1913 when Dr- Fred  Inglis came here and opened  a regular practice. Dr. Inglis  had formerly  been a medical  NOTICE  .THE PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICE ANNOUNCES IT WILL  BE HOLDING SALK ANTI-POLIO VACCINATION CLINICS  FOR ALL PRESCHOOL CHILDREN FROM THE AGE OF 1  YEAR, FOR THE SECHELT PENINSULA AS' FOLLOWS:  HALFMOON BAY  FRANCIS PENINSULA  IRVINE'S LANDING  GARDEN BAY  MADEIRA PARK  SECHELT  WEST SECHELT! and Area  GIBSONS  ROBERTS CREEK  WILSON CREEK  TPORT^MELLON  at regularly scheduled    ���  WELL CHILD CONFERENCES  Sechelt School  May 13, 1957  2:30 to 4:30 p.mX  GIBSONS PUBLIC HEALTH  OFFICE'     .  May 16th ��� 2:00 tov4:30 p. m.  May 22nd ��� 2:00 to 4:30 p.m.  withChewon (lasoUties  ,..^_i..��  Mortfni&ged power forim^jp^ywmpep  for the straightaway... they'te ywrs "^^  use* Chevron GasolinesmyoCi* car ior.truck! And,  you'll discover Chevron ^Gasolines jpye you:  fi'fyoD Ifjseiom from knock -:  ��� Instantresponse iri'frafftexX ]  v  ��� Quick jrick-upfor safe passing  ��� Famous"DetergentAction" that  ends rough iiilirig, gaswaste\^:  ^Engines that do not require  Chevron Supreme get peak power  f rbrii'Chevron Gasoline. ;  Far information on any Standard Oil product, toH  G-  H.  (Gerry) MacDonald  WILSON   CREEK,   B.C.  Phone: PLANT ~ SECHELT 15E  RES. GIBSONS 20D  Advertising  spots are now  available on  bus schedule  and tbe  ��� ��� ��� '"''��� ��� ��� '..- ���   - ��� *      ���. ��� >  Sunshine Coast  map to be  For Bates Phoae  HISTORICAL  OTHERWISE  missionary in the northern  parts of the province, and was  no stranger to rural or backwoods conditions and needs.  Dr. Inglis* carried on practice  until his retirement about 1946  when the work was taken over  by his sons, Hugh and Allan,  ori their return from war ser-,  vice.  The coining ofi Dr. Inglis certainly effected : a great improvement in the medical situation, but 'the gain was not  limited to that. He and his  wife -were to become very active in community affairs,  school board, i;co-operatives,  tennis, music, etc. This sort of  community service has since  been carried on by his children. ^  As a result of efforts initiated by the Farmers' Institute a  service by the Victorian Order  of Nurses was.inaugurated in  1937, and continued until late  into the '50s, when the work  was in part taken over by the  Provincial Health service.  By the late 1920s the area  close to the Gibsons wharf had  become fairly well built up;  true, quite a number of the  houses were of the "summer  shack" category, and many  continued to be used principally as summer places; but quite  a number of permanent residents had also moved in, and  tlie business centre was growing.  However, access roads continued to be perhaps merely  a mark on the map, ob at best  a trail that might or might not "  be passable to a team and wagon, or to trie somewhat new .  vehicle that was beginning to  . be seen, a motor truck.  Water  service   was frpm   perhaps a  shallow well, which often was  dry, br a small pipe-line laidYb��>  thesurfabe;supposed to siiypply ..,  water during thp; srimMer^Tbut "';'���  v usually failed to dp so.  Cleatly,: somfethirig had to ;  be done.yMiJ. WJWr, (Da^)X  Winn .had   been  6perating|T a  ' storey also   had-   become! ^the  post-master. Mr. Winn took the  matter^*in;hand; AJfter:corisid-...  erabie" study of; various" aven- T  ues it was ;the 'ppiriipri of Mr. :,~,  Winn andf his  assbciates that.'Z,  . iheyy h*pst    feasible     method ;{  wouIdTbe^t under tlie V  v ViUagevT;pSuriicipaliti Act;  :  TGprisitfer^^ '-'  roped,?apparently Tbased on the  fear ihat taxes, would The in- v-  creased. XZ:X       ,--���'���.   -  . Mr. Winn's original sugges- y  tion, ,1 understand, was to include DistrictYLots; 685 arid 686-'.*?;  in the -v prppcMsed villager How- s  ever, the opposition T was sufficiently forceful that; iri order  to get action it filially becanie  necessary to leave but much  of the original plan; and to cut  down to a parcel Of land being  roughly, the easterly. 60 acres  of District Lot 686^ After much  work this was finalized, and  the organization-of The Corporation of The Villkge if Gibsons Landing was gazetted  April 29, 1929.  In connection with the gazetting, an amusing bit of technical stuff later showed up. The  narrie' "Gibson's Landing" had  always  been spelled with   an  " apostrophe. When the King's  Printer set up; the work for  the Gazette he omitted that apostrophe. Therefore the proper  official name of the. Village became one without the apostrophe.  I had my attention drawn  at one time to a grievious error, wheri in a communication  to Victoria, I from long habit;  used the apostrophe. The sage  at the Parliament Buildings  /lost no time in letting me  know I was wrong, ancl had  hot used the correct name. So,  maybe,   I learn a bit  all the  *tirne. Some time later the Ipcal  Board of Trade made representations to the Post Office authorities  in Ottawa, and as, a  /result the word "Landing" was  dropped from tlie mailing address. So it is now the Village  of   Gibsons  Landing,  mailing  . address.��� Gibsons, (no apostrophe).  A provisional Board of Commissioners had been appointed  composed of W.W. Winn, S.A.  Holland and Miss Flora Jack.  Miss . Jack acted as Clerk.  These met and arranged for  ���village elections to beheld as  soon as possible. This was  done in May, and the elected  Commissioners were W.W.  Winn, DrT F. Inglis, , and  George Cooper, the Rev. P.C.  Parker being appointed clerk,  treasurer, collector, etc.  Opening up of roads and  lanes was badly needed, but  the - rriost immediately urgent  problem was a domestic water  supply. This was taken in  hand, a source of spring water  located, larid 'purchased, arid  work of installation of pumps,  tanks, pipe-lines, etc., begun.  There was very little money  available, so work was slow;  however, it did go forward,  and by 1935 water was available to every property in the  village. - \  Some improvemerit was  gradually being effected in the  road situation^ Meantime area's  adjacent to Village boundaries  were without any adequate water service, some had private  wells or springs, some had no  water at all. They had no  funds, and being unorganized  had little means of getting any.  The Village began to supply  water service to some of the  badly needed cases, but the  water lines installed ; were  quite inadequate for any reasonably satisfactory and dependable service.  After  several   years  discussion, pro and con, a solution  was found in the inclusion of  the balance of District Lot 686,  and all of 685, into'the Village.  It was then financially possible to  install   more  adequate  water mains.   This- amalgamation was effected in 1950, thus  after more than 20 years bringing about the fruition. of the  original proposals by Mr. Winn  Water  service seems/to have  been    the   urgent   need   that  sparked much of the work, but  at the same time this wa3 being carried forward some Work  was being done in opening up  and surfacing of roads, beach  improvement, street lighting,  etc.  (To1 be  Continued)  gnciasr speaks  at Sechelt  Some 40 to 50 persons turned out to hear Hon. James Sinclair, federal fisheries, minister  give a report on the last parliamentary session in Sechelt's  Legion Hall Thursday night of  last week.  James' Parker, chairman,, explained the meeting had been  arranged by the Sechelt Board  of Trade and should have been  held in January but unfortunately the letter arranging for  the date was lost in a TCA air  Coast News, May 2, 1957.    7  crash. Because of this Mr. Sinclair arranged another date be*  ' fore the election was announced.  Mr. Parker explained the  Board of Trade sponsored no  political candidate, but had arranged for Mr. Sinclair to  speak.in Sechelt without ariy  suggestion of electibrieering.  \ Mr. Sinclair went over various phases of parliamentary  activity, previously reported ia  the Coast News from Mr. Sinclair's Gibsons speech some  weeks ago. During the question  period some ��half-dozen were  asked concerning unemployment, income taxation and the  new annuity scheme to be put  into effect by the federal government.  During this period Mr. Sinclair was thanked by a fisherman for the work he had done  on   behalf   of the fishermen.  WIGAW'S SHOES  GOOD RANGE ��� ALL TYPES & PRICES  of  MEN'S ��� WOMEN'S ��� CHILDREN'S  Always watch our 25 %  ��^ Table  MAIL .ORDERS PROMPTLY FILLED  Phone Sechelt 25G  FORMULA 5  Tne~only housepoint guwdnteedTrior  Jo blister ori new wbod! Sold wilhr��t  */do^^l^yd\tf-m6fiey-ibqck,' guarantee!  ��� 100% BiisterrProoiE ah now"wfcodl'*:.x  ��� More Blister-R��&istcmt on painted  j;   woodly   ���'  j ��� Std��^Rf6ofT..ndr��ibf��Tru$t- tif&xkst  , ��� Fame-Proof.. * no -mot'* dfecolora*  1     tion! ... .,'.  ��� Self-Prbnlng... i��<fufre8 ��&'������ u#3*iS'  coat!  *      <-' j   '..-������:.������'  '  t Orie�� you 99* how FORMUtA $  adds lasting cwlor aad beauty  yWU nav��r try craty conventional  houao  paint  again1..  'ft**  ir m ^iiM m &llm& mmm mm  X^Z'y&W^SX^  ���.j'./j-..'".'..'���.-.*- .{���:���  msmiwm^  ''--.. '���>>. ���;���:ijLr. ':.'*il*R%'��� *Ti:.:\:4f.i%/i.-^AzSf.:'**jiAr, '.t'".YY  tmmmmMmaaLwmmakmmuaaamuss 8    Coast News, May 2, 1957.  ..*���������;���"���;���r���* ��� :���-������������������ ��� ������ ���'   '������  Port Mellon  BY MBS. M. WEST  Mr. and Mrs. E.C. Sherman  and Gerda and Mr. and Mrs. L.  Hempsall attended the convention Of the Technical Section  of the Western Division of the  Canadian Pulp and Paper Association at Harrison Hot  Springs over the weekend.  Mr. and, Mrs. R. Gill with  Peggy and Robbie spent several days in Vancouver where  Mrs. Gill attended the annual  'Parent - Teachers Association  convention as Port Mellon representative.  ... Mr.   and  Mrs.   O." Johnson  .with Colin, Bobbie and Karen  spent four days in Vancouver.  .    Mrs. A. Greggain and Wayne  and   Gail   spent   part   of   the  *   9 1  school holiday in New Westminster. . . ,  ;    Mr.  and Mrs.; J. Thompson  with Jimmie and Marianne visited Nanaimo and Victoria during the weekend.  Mrs. R. Finlay, Patricia and  Jamie are staying in Nanaimo.  Jimmie and Robert Boa from  Abbotsford spent their school  holidays in Port Mellon with  Mrs. C. Addison, their aunt.  A farewell cocktail party  ��� was held at Seaside on April  30 for Grover Proulx who is  leaving to work in Vancouver.  {He has worked in Port Mellon  for six years, and both he and  his wife are members of the  Community Church and Parent  Teachers association. Mr.  Proulx was a founding mem-  ber of Peninsula Toastmasters  and "Mrs. Proulx organized a  badminton club for the younger girls.  percy the PUNKJ Kiwanis notes  I knew that Walter's brain  was working fine. He uses  Oregon Chain and Sprockets.  Available at  PENINSULA.  LOGGING SUPPLY LTD.  11 ��� Sechelt _ 1*  Well, the variety show proved a real success. It was very  good indeed and well enjoyed  by all.  Looks like we will be able  to bring back another similar*  show, with top ranking contest winners before the season  is over, so if it comes do not  miss it. .   <  Mr. McDonald, an executive  member of the B.C. Crippled  Children' Society of B.C. paid  a hurried visit to the Summer  Camp committee Saturday,  finalizing details.  This week, the meeting was  in the form of a bowling tournament.     ���  jmm*mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmammmmmam+.  Now's the time to knit and  sew; "plan a garden, watch it  grow���for the fair  Springl  t  Deck out your children .with our new  Stock of refreshingly styled children's  garments.  Come in and see the  wide assortment available  THRIFTEE STORES  y GIBSONS  SOLNIK SERVICE STATION  PHONE SECHELT 75  Acetylene & Electric Welding  WRECKER SERVICE  Volkswagen & Willys ieep  SALES & SERVICE  /,    . . -.".���'.    "'���"���   ' , ��� .   ���,  for McCULLOCH CHAIN SAWS  SALES  ��� PARTS ���  SERVICE  ���<-.'.  BY JUDITH FLETCHER  'k  A broken bone will mend  ��� a brdken steering cqliimn  must be"fixed Tbeforeat; kills  you and others. During May,  Check ;Ycmr Cary &eckT Accidents; ."T    rX-- "Xx-y 'X:x .  Miss Diana Lloyd, is spending her Easter holidays oh Vahcouver Island. T  Ted Bryde of Egmont visited  Garden Bay on Saturday.     >*.  Mr. and Mrs. TBuckley of Madeira Park were in Vancouver  during the past week, , delegates to the teachers' convention. ������' .     - .  ' '-.���'.''"  Pat Reiter is spending the  Easter liolidays in Vancouver.  Larry Brownlee of Vancouver is visiting his parents; Mr.  and Mrs. A. Aitcheon, for,; a  few days. ' |>.-4i**'  Mrs. Don Dillabough and  daughter, of Murdochs Landing are holidaying in Vancouver.  Jean Duff of Vancouver visited Garden Bay Monday,  guest of Mrs. Isabelle Milvaih.  Mr. and Mrs. Don Thompson  arid family, of Chilliwack,  were in Garden Bay for the  holidays at the Pender Harbour Motor Court.  M5r.. and. Mrs. Jack Blaine  and family of New Westminster were guests of Mr. arid  Mrs. Hs$rry Reiter for the  Easter holidays. They were accompanied by Mr. Blaine's  father.. : '���..', ���  Austin Curry and son, Gordon, of Chilliwack spent -Easter  with Mr. and Mrs. Danny Leavens of Garden Bay. ^  Mr. and Mrs. W. Buryy of  Vancouver were recent visitors  to .Garden Bay, and were guests  of Mr. and Mrs. H. Reiter. y  Mrs. Gordon Lyons of West  Vancouver accompanied by  her son and daughter, are  ^guests of Mrs- Harry Milyam  of Garden Bay. :.:yZZ  Mrs. R. Bolderson of Garden Bay is spending a wdiek ��� s  holiday in Vancouver.   .\.XZy.f  Norman Lee of Irvine's  Landing has left for northern  halibut fishing. Ernest Lee  has also left for the fishing  banks.  It. Greiye of Halfmoon Bay  visited Irvine's Landing during  the week. ...  Harry Johnson and daughters  of /Garden Bay are spending  the Easter holidays in Sechelt.  Mrs. Harvey Sparling' of  Port Coquitlam is a guest of  Garden Bay Lodge.  Miss :-Ks Miilhall of Garden  Bay has returned home from a  two month's visit to Southern  California.       X 0     ;  Dick ; arid Sean Daly are  spending a week's holiday in  Vancouver. ;    *  Mr. and Mrs. B. Thompson  of Vancouver are spending a  few days in Pender Harbour.  The Peninsula Commercial  League held its annual banquet oh Saturday, April 27 at  Wilson Creek Community Hall.y  A tasty, turkey dinner was enjoyed by the bowlers and  guests. Catering for the-dinner  was the Mothers' Auxiliary to  the Wilson,Creek Cubs.  Presentation of the trophies  followed the dinner. The winning team was Peninsula Building Supply with players*' Chief  Caldwell, Don and Lola Caldwell, Fern Taylor, and Andy  Leslie. The runner-up team  was Village Bakery with players Dorothy Smith, Frank and  Josie Wheeler, Don and Harriett Newton.    .  Trophy winners were: Women's high average, Helen  Thorburn; men high average,  Don Caldwell; women's high  three, Kathy Coe; men's high  three, Andy Leslie; women's  high single, Roma Schutz;  men' high single, Orv Moscrip.  Trophies for women with  150 average, and under went  to Norma Gaines for high  three, and Marion Farewell for  high single. Trophies for men  with 170 average and under  went to Jim Schutz for high  three, and Frank Wheeler for  high single. Additional prizes  were awarded to Josie Wheeler  and Ted Farewell.  Then followed election of officers for the coming bowling  season.   Officers elected were:  President, Frank Wheeler; secretary ,,-Don    Caldwell    and  treasurer, Dorothy Smith.  ��� The   evening  finished   with  'dancing. ������ ���/���-'.. yy ������  DADS  DJ. flOY*:~ B. C. LAND SURVEYOR  AND CIVIL ENGINEER AN^NOUNCES  THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A StlRVEY  PRACTICE TO SERVE THE SUNSHINE  '���COAST.-;.'.:'"'  To contact write PO Box 37 Gibsons or  9  2409 Nelson Ave., West Vancouver.  ���-  Qin.AQ GOOOL!  Gibsons Building Supplies Ltd.  offers   Plumbing  at competitive  prices  CLOSE COUPLED CHINA  CLOSETS $41.50 COMPLETE  ���><?:,  LAVATORY BASIN $26  ' complete with 4" centerset  SINKS 16 x 24 x 6  with 4" basket strainer $13.50  f  00m  RECESS BATH ��� STEEL  $79.50  5 ft.  WE CARRY  A COMPLETE LINE OF  PUMBING FITTINGS and PIPE.  Bring your plumbing problems to us  Ph. Gibsons 53  ^  THE   CORPORATION   OF   THE   VILLAGE  OF   SECHELT  DOG TAX P^LAW  Notice is hereby given that Taxes on Dogs for the; year 1957,  as provided for by the Village of Seehelt Dog Tax. By-law No.  16, are row due and payable at the Municipal Hall.  ;������  ' "* ��� .        ���*,-."'���.��� . '     '*.   *.''���-' ���''���': -',--������ '   ������'  ** -    - ��� "        -��� ���' ''''"*'.'.���'.���'.'.,'"''���'���' '  Any owner, possessor or harbourer of any Dog over the age  of four months who does not procure the necessary Dog "Tag!  yearly, or allows any female Dog to roam at large within, the  Village, of Sechelt at any time 'while in heat, shall be guilty ~  of an offence against this By-law and shall, upon summary  conviction thereof before a Magistrate or Justice of the Peace,  (be liable to a fine or penalty not exceeding the sum-of, Twenty-  five Dollars (��25.00) in addition to costs.  By Order of the Board of Commissioners.  Ralph Johnson,  Village Clerk.  Roberts Creek  BY MRS. M. NEWMAN    ,  From Vancouver for Easter  weekend were Mr. and Mrs.  Bill Ewart and small son and  Jeff Gumming and a* friend,  guests of Mr. and Mrs. R. Cuni-  ming.  Other Beach Ave. visitors  were the Bert Scotts at their  summer home" also Mr. and  Mrs. Norman Cotton and fanv  tty:    X .     ���''   ���".'.'��� "���' .��� .      ���.  Week-ending at  Mrs.  Helen  ILau's  cottages  were  Mr.   and  ���   Mrs. Paddy Sherman and fani-  -     ily  and the  Jimmy Comries,  frequent visitors. y.  ��� Mr. and Mrs. Keith Pearson  and children Have sold their  >home and are renting one of  the Lau cottages for the present,     ��� ��� "  'Mrs. iEdith Wilson spent  Tuesday at her home preparing for new tenants. y ���  Mr. and Mrs. Ben Fellowes  arid Margaret spent the. week:  end at their summer home as  did the Allen Fellowes family;  Harvey Fellolves was a guest  at Byng Camp.      '     T  Roberts.  Creek   Red    Cross  were well over their quota this  -������year with ia collection of $316-  .' ���.125.,*.,.'.:..:...; ��� ......:-; ������:, ���    :'...;:.  Mt'. Elphinstone Chapter No.  ��� 65,. O.E.S.   entertained   guests  from' Powell  River   and Van-  couer   at   their   last   meeting,-  Tentative,., dates were   set   for  their annual summer tea. and  fall    bazaar.   The   Bob   Curc��  mi'n^s have again offered their. .  beautiful home and garden for  the tea on July 12 and the bar-  f zaar will be held  at Gibsons  on November 8th.  SEE OUR PR0\)\XTmiME ZQVm-MTJON CAR REPAINTING SERVICE  SPRAYING BOOTH  f  METAL WORK  WEfAAMG ROOM  25.000 WWTS INFRARED  BAKE OVEN BOOTH  - HIGH-GLOSS,  FACTORY FINISH  \\MW(fr  SPECIALISTS in BODY WORK ��� WHEEL ALIGNMENT and '  v     PAINTING  1 or 2 DAY "QUICK ACTION" SERVICE  BODIE  COLLISIONS  LIMITED  1150 Seymour St.. Vancouver  ATTENTION  SUNSHINE  BULK  BUYING IS SWEEPING  THE  NATlONf  YOU CAN SAVE TIME, WORK:.AND! MONEY.  For A Healthier and Happier  Way of Living  For FREE information phone AL 410��5 or write to 3757 -^~-  West 10th, Van., B. C. f&t an appointment in your home.  DRUG STORES SECHELT & GIBSONS  300 Needed Articles on Sale

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