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 p^!f$<5ial Library,  ���'-���. - 'i :���' ''.  Just Fine Food  :rVY;I)Aif^s)   .  DINING   ROOM  Phone Gibsons 140  .."; SERVING} THE  GROWING: SUNSHINE COAST  Published inGibsons, B.C., Volume;'12 Number   43,   October  31,   195 7  S^^^S^^^BSSivs^xusssisa^sst^^A  Shop and Compare  SYLVIA'S  The handiest  store  in  Town  Open daily ��� 8 a.m. to Midnight  pWoffi^U;^ New feature for women  The desire to organize some  * form of district board of trade,  taking in Powell River; Pender  Harbour, Sechelt and Gibsons,  was expressed  at the Pender  Harbour... Board of Trade Smorgasbord, attended by 250, ��er-  sohs atTf&ad��ira ��Parklast Friday night. ���'-"���;'��� yyyXX.-:'  The subject was brought up  by R.J. Mavis, president x>f PdwT  ell River Board of. Trade after.  Fred Cruice, {president of Gibsons Board of Trade dropped a  hint thatytbe Sunshiney Coast  boards of trade should operate  more closely than heretofore.;:  Followingithe dinner; Mr. Ma:  vis  explained my conyersation;  he would Uike to see a unit set  up'whereTthWefWqiMdTbe three  ' representative ,  sitting ;togetlier and evolving  some Xform.a ��* .co-operation  along;the;entire Sunshine Coast  Mr; :Mayis;|expregged the de- .  sire' thaty Powell, River ������--and  Westview should be includied  in the Sunshine Coast.  / Dr. John A;.. Playfair,.; president of Pender Harbour1-board  was chairman. TOthersjvTat. the:  head table were.Mr. arid ^rs. ,  'Mavis, Magistrate Andy;;;arid  Mrs. Johnston representing Sechelt, Mrs. Playfair, Tony Gargrave, M.L.A.; Karl ySeversbh,  the speaker,,frorn; the B:C: Travel Bureau andyMry; arid Mrs.  Fried Cruice, representing Gibsons.      : .>'��� "'������.;..���':������������  After a toast to the. Queen  was made by lilpyd Davis the  diners se^ to -. and demolished  the smorgasbbrd arranged so  tastefully ^yyiadi^si-pfTPender  Harbour Bo^rd*of, 'Trade 'and  male helpers who were thanked heartily by Dr. Playfair and  the diners with their applause.  Among long distance visitors  was Jim; Marsh who came all  and develop : the tourist industry. To do that we invite people from outside the province  to vacation in British Columbia and we1 encourage British  Columbians to travel in their  own      province.        Strangely  enough the latter is: of utmost  importance,   and   this   importance   goes   deeper* than  one  would think.   First of all we  need local travel in order to  achieve   volunie^nd   permit,  proper development. ...of facilities, in other words we need  the money, -btit also'Tif we are  going to .understand travellers,  we must first be travellers ourselves.;  It goes without saying  that tdiirist facilities must first  be used by the natives before  they will be; good enough to  attract. foreigners.  ��    "Incidentally   the   ratio   of.  tourists in British Columbia is  .about 34%  American to 47% .  British Columbian.  //'Furthermore,   British   Columbians spend more money in .  the    U.S.A.    than    Americans .  spend    in    British    Columbia.  :?We: liave  a  tourist   deficit in  (Continued on Paige 7)  choir coming  A 30-yoice choir, from Vancouver will sing a concert program Friday night starting at  8 p.m. in Elphinstone High  school. The chdir will be the  B.C. Electric Ladies Glee Club  and will perform under auspices of the Eflphinstone PTA.  Bob Normihton, B.C. Electric  manager    for    the    Sunshine  ^       . Coast :vvill,be master of cere-  ���thes!^.s_feR^ \.'X ��� y .:.;.,.;  the^Smorgasbprd.:   y  . "^   ������.���'������-r,^^-chbi^'!������is��������� conducted  by  Royal Murdoch, chairman ?of.:Leslie W. Monk' and J.D.B. El-  Pender    Harbour.    Centennial. .-^   ^tf-,,be, the . accompanist,  committee    appealed   for   the - Among the numbers the choir  names-ofold^im|rs.of. the-dis�� remising will be' two' by Han-}  trict sovthe, committee could m-    deithe choruses; Let Us Wan-T  vite them to take part m-the    der' and All'His Mercies Shall ,;  celebrations of next year.     _       Endure.     Mendelssohn's     Lift  Mr.sSeyersonin his talk said    Tnine   Eyes  will   be   another:  he had heard word was getting  around that British Columbia  was larger;than Texas;but he  did not expound ori the statement , which might cause consternation in Texas.  Mr. Seversqn covered a good  many touristy pointers in his  speech so aconsiderable portion of it follows:   v ���'('"���'���'���'  "It was suggested sometime  ago that I talk this evening  on the work and functions of  the Government .Travel Bureau. It has been my experience  that to listen to a talk on the  function's or operation of some  department or organization  could prove to be quite boring.  "Now, I am going to talk  on this subject, but I do not  intend to dwell on the actual  work or rolitine, instead I  thought it might be more interesting to skim through the  Bureau work, then talk about  the tourist business in general.  Perhaps later on you may  want to ask questions.  "You may all recall about a  year "ago a new Government  Department of Recreation and  Conservation was set up. This  department is composed of the  Government Travel Bureau,  The Parks Branch' and The  Fish, and Game Branch, the  idea being to bring under one  Ministry the - three separate  branches which are Concerned  with tourism. "  'We  have really   only  one  chorus. In all there will be  17 choruses, y  Solos will be sung by John  Williams, _tenbr- Doreen Cunningham, contralto and Shirley  MacDonald, soprano. There  will also be an accordionist,  Ronnie Pajala in tWo numbers.  Among the popular numbers  to be sung will be It's a Grand  Night for Singing, I'll Walk  Beside You, Think on Me, Deep  River, Swing Low, Sweet Chariot and You'll Never Walk  Alone.  Sechelt will  have fireworks-  A giant fireworks .display*  will be held on the Sechelt  Wharf by the Kinsmen at 7  p.m. ori Hallowe'en night,  rain or shine.  A free bus will pick up at  Vic's Trading Post in Wilson  Creek.  A free dance in the Legion  Hall at 8:30 will be held for  the teen-agers. There will be  live music and refreshments.  The Legion has donated the  hall for this event, so teens,  get your gang together for the  big affair. Donations for the  fireworks and refreshments  were given by the Legion, the  PTA, Wilson Creek Commun-  purposis,  that is to encourage   -ity Club, the Recreation Com-  -��� .   .    _��� ;      -������ ���     mission, the Kinette Club and  M       '���"������.'"?':.��   f                 I       the Kinsmen.  any at funeral        ���*.������   Quite a number of old-timers  turned out for the memorial  service Oct: 24 for George A.  Marsden, 83, who died in Whalley. The service was held in  Gibson Memorial United  Church with Rev. David Donaldson officiating. Mr. Marsden  was a staunch member of the  United Church and served in  many capacities in the Gibsons  ehurch. '     ,  Pall bearers were Capt. V.  Metcalfe, Archie Scott, T. Humphries, A. Funnell, A. Ritchey.  and James Henderson- Buriai  was made in Capilano cemetery  AWarnim  RCMP urge shopkeepers and  owners  of   property  used for  other business purposes to keep  an eye on their own premises  ��� during Hallowe'en.  Police argue they cannot be  everywhere at the same time  and it would be of great assistance if pec-ple would be available on their property to act  as a deterrent to those individuals who consider creating  damage "a good   time."  Police will have the aid of  citizens in patrolling.  ��� ,." Starting Nov. 1, incoming  ���mail from Vancouver will be  received at 10 a.m. and be  ready for distribution at approximately 11-30 a.iri. each  weekday morning; ;  Outgoing riiail to Vancouver  will close at 3 p.m. each week-  'day. -  February 1  Kinsmen d$y  B.C. Kinsmen will campaign.  early next year for $275,000 to ;  finance   the   club's child  care  and  polio   rehabilitation' pro-T  grams.  '-.  The> annual Mothers' March  X will be held Feb. 1, 1958. .Ty',  Details,;of the objective were  announced here by Bill Laing  of Gibsons Kinsmen and  George Page of>Sechelt Kinsmen following "their return  from a two-day workshop staged in Vancouver oh the Thanks- -:  giving weekend: by the B.C. '  Child Care and Polio Fund.  The workshop was held  in T  conjunction  with  the   annual  meeting of the B.C. Kinsmen  Clubs' annual fail council meet- ���-  ing.   Delegates from thtoUgh-  .out B.C. attended,  The workshop. w&s set up to  .  help Kinsmen ��� who sponsor  the fund ��� to  learn  at. first ;  hand of ^the jobs done by club  care    committees    throughout  . the 'province and the major rehabilitation "centres iri' Vancouver. ���; ���������������' - yy ��� ������..  y The care committees, staffed  by Kinsmen, operate in 66 B.C.  communities^   They deal with  cases at the local level and any-  one knowing of a handicapped  child  or  a polio patient who  needs treatment should contact  'them; ��� ��� r>:-X ;.T ."������"  ;��MH&  ]&&JM&%  Gibsons has been made headquarters for the Sunshine Coast  Division Guides and Brownies  with an area extending from  Port Meilon to Powell River.  Gibsons willy also be the  headquarters for the divisional  commissioner and a district com  missioner who will take charge  of the area Port Mellon-Gibsons  At the rneeting of the Guides  and Brownies Ladies' Auxiliary, Monday, Oct. 28 in the  United Church hall, Mrs. L.  Sergant stressed that they have  now grown from a district to  a division, and are known as  the Sunshine Coast Division.  The help of all the mothers  of every guide and brownie  would be of great advantage to  the girls, she said.  Mrs. Sergant Jus now division  commissioner of the area from  Powell* River to Port Mellon  and Mrs. Labonte is district  commissioner from Gibsons to  Port Mellon.  The Guides and Brownies  will meet at the Legion Hall  at 10.45 a.m. Remernbrance  Day, Nov. 11.  530 ��� KITCHEN TOWELS ��� that tell of the great romance of Ro-  ;raeow,add Julie-cat, pictured in colorful embroidery. Gay gifts. Trans-  ���vfi^r of sixmotifs each about 6V��x7 inches.    .   -  T#73'��� SMART FOOTBALL-MITTENS ��� when they are knitted in  "tlie favorite team colors. They are.knitted on two needles- Directions  fpr small, medium, large sizesi included.  714 ��� LIFE-SIZE DOLL -���is the perfect playmate for any   little  girl. It can wear your child's own clothes! Fun to make. Transfer,  directionsT pattern pieces for 32-inch doll only;  iend THIRTY-FIVE CENTS in coins, (stamps cannot "be acoepted)  .for each pattern to The Coast News, Nesdlecraft Dept., 60 Front St.  West,, Toronto, , Ont;   Print    plainly.-PATTERN NUMBER, YOUR  NAME and ADDRESS. ��� ��� ; rr<  ���yX Two FREE patterns as a gift to our readers���painted right in our  1957 Laura, Wheeler Needlecraft Book. Dozens of other designs  vlftjpie^jgifts, bazaar items.TSend 25 cents.for your cony of this book  'Tyou'll want to order���easy fascinating handwork for yourself, your  today!  Attend school board  is  ri A advises  ing at their level. Reading  must be a result of thought process.  i  Mrs.   Spencer   thanked   Mr.  . Jeffrey for his informative discussion.      ?  The next PTA meeting will  be held Nov. 18. There will be  a general meeting and then  parents will go to their child's  classroom. The teachers will  explain the course of studies  of their respective grades. It  is h&ped all parents will turn  out to what should bean interesting meeting.  Responding to a request  from Gibsons Village Commission, Vince Prewer, owner of  the building erected at the Sechelt-bound bus stop stated by  letter at Tuesday night's village commission meeting he  still hoped to be able to rent .  a portion of the building as a  bus depot. Commissioner Mylroie at' the last meeting maintained the reason for allowing  the building permit to go  through was that the building  would be used as a bus and express depot.      ..-''  A suggestion that the village  if paid $750 would, put the  school road back to its original condition following the laying of a sewer for the school  board was accepted by the contracting firm of Van's Contracting Company, Ltd. This means  the work will be done by local  workmen.  Accounts totalling $629.33  were ordered paid, $379.03 for  the water department and  $250.30 for roads.  A building permit for * a  $16,300, five room, one storey  home was issued to W.S. Potter  of Gibsons. Contractor will be  Vince Bracewell, Hopkins  Landing. .  The commission"passed a motion that if Mrs.' R. Telford is  prepared to follow a plan for  extension of the sidewalk to  the entrance of the post office,  the commission would be prepared to pay 25 percent of the  cost.  A bylaw covering the purchase of property for garbage  disposal, situated on the ;North  Road, was given third reading  and prepared for sending to  Victoria for official   approval.  survey  on  ph  Speechmaking  f  First it was Toastmasters  and now it is Toastmistresses  on the Sunshine Coast. Toast  masters-are those people who  can get up and speak without  too much preparation and carry their listeners along with  them. Toastmistresses who are  also planning an organization  intend to do the same thing.  Men and women of all walks  of life can join and"the chief  objective of the organization  is to make the individual more  valuable to his or her community by giving them confidence  to face an audience and be  clearly understood.  Toastmaoters are seeking  more members. The Toastmistresses club is being organized.  The male side can contact H  Mviroip. Gib?ons, Vince Brace-  well, Hopkins, and R. Wilson,  at Port Mellon.  The ladies can phone Mrs.  Grace MacDonald at Port Mellon IA.  The rnonthly meeting of Gibsons Landing Elementary  .School PTA, Monday, Oct. 21,  in Gibson�� Landing Elementary School, with Mrs. Spencer,  vice-president, in the chair,  urged all parents to attend the  Ratepayers' Association meeting on Nov. 5 in the School  Hall. This is an opportunity  to find out how school administration works..  Miss Linton's class, Gr. 1 and  2, was the honor class with 50  % of the parents attending.  Mrs. Weinhandl, Mrs. Skel-  ett, Mrs. Inglis and Mr. Child  were appointed to the Parent-  Teachers Council.  Mr. Jeffreys, the- school inspector, gave an informative  talk on education. He stressed  the value of parent teacher  conferences as an additional  device to the report.  He also said that the building up of the 3 R's must be associated with the development  of the child as a whole. A child  should learn to work hard in  school and also learn* to develop qualities of good citizenship.  There is a greater range of  mental age than chronological  age in the average classroom.  Mr. Jeffrey also stated that  enrichment should precede acceleration. A special program  is needed for the bright child.  The use of the Public Library should be encouraged as all  children need additional read-  Jalopy club  plans dance  Sechelt Jalopy club members have a meeting and a  dance coming up. The meeting  will be held at 8 o'clock, Friday evening at the home of  Ted Chambers in Sechelt.  The dance will take place on  the Saturday night in Roberts  Creek Hall with the Mellon-  aires orchestra providing the  music. Dancing will cr/.mence  at 10 p.m. and members of the  club are working hard to make  this, their first dance, a success.  Club members are looking  forward to building up a reserve fund for use in next  year's racing at West Sechelt.  A comprehensive survey ��� of  the Sechelt 'Peninsula to determine telephone reqiiirements  ior. the next 20 years is being  made by a two-man field team  from B.C. Telephone Company.  Hans Hoppenrath and Gilbert Saunier, of the company's  Vancouver commercial engineering staff, wail spend about  two weeks in the areas.  Company officials report  that all information gathered  through interviews with community leaders and some businessmen and contractors is  kept "strictly confidential."  Accurate data to be collected  includes: present number of  families, firms and institutions,  number of vacant premises,  amount of land available for  residential development, extent of new construction, and  other pertinent facts on characteristics of-the areas.  A least two months is required to sift and analyze the  data  collected.  The final "commercial survey" report, which contains  maps and graphs depicting the  trend in area and population  growth, enables f engineers to  formulate expansion plans to  meet future service demands.  Movies   depict  biq  Air  Show  pi  eases c  hiid  ren  The Story. Hour for children  which started this month, had  an attendance of 11 children  last Saturday at Gibsons Public Library.  There" are now many books  for - readers between the ages  of 12 and 18 on the shelves. A  wonderful selection of Picture  books for the pre-schoolers and  story books for every age from  6 -16 are available  as well.  Mrs. R. McKibbin and Mrs.  C.A. Chamberlin welcomed the  youngsters at the first story  hour and expect more this Saturday morning.  Dance school  'Pender Harbour School for  Dancing will be opened at Madeira Park by Mr. and Mrs. E.  Lowe. Highland, ballet, character and ballroom dancing  will be featured.  Mrs. Lowe was in show business four years in New York  and Mr. Lowe has won various  cups in Eastern Canada for  ballroom dancing. Mr. and Mrs  Lowe have als0 conducted a  darice school in Vancouver.  In Gibsons Legion Hall, Nov.  6, Elphinstone Aero Club will  show movies and have a speaker. There will be a film on the  1956 National Air Show in Oklahoma. This interesting air  picture is called "Air Power."  Another picture will be an air  safety film, "To Save A Life,"  The   speaker  will   be   John  MacDonald, of the Air Services'  branch of th9 Department  of  Transport.   The  public   is   invited to attend.  If a pharmacist were to stock  all possible types of drugs, he  would have more than 9,000  drug items. on his shelves.  TWO PRIZES  Bingo, Ognib or whatever  you want to call it still rolls  on and' this Thursday night is  ho exception. At the School  Hall starting at 8 o'clock there  will be keen competition for  the $50 four-corner event as  well as the door prize. Sputnik, the Russian satellite roaming outer space, has  created quite a furore in certain circles but as far as the Sunshine Coast is concerned, Sputnik has to take its place along with  the weather, the truck rates on ferries, the new bus and terry  schedules starting Nov. 1.  Life is going on much about the same here, we can report to the powers that be ��� or may be ��� in the Kremlin. We  have no Sputnk and no political crisis, beyond having Mr. Bennett in command, which could be considered a crisis m some  quarters. - ,'���,���'���*���-������  As a result of the Russians having launched Sputnik we  may have lost a political battle but this does. not. mean ^ have  lost a war > Credit ehouid be given the Russians for their achieve-.  ment. There is a great deal of talk about the pozsible effects of  Sputnik and much of it is premature, too premature. There is  still a great deal to be found out about the outer space m the  same way considerable had to be learned about the sea when the  first craft was launched. ,  It could be that in some remote part of the world there  is a man or woman ,an insignificant person, who.might come up  with something which could be .stagg ring in,its simplicity and  really start future Sputniks on a career which would make the  Russian achievement sound like small talk.  Therefore we should not be jumping to too many conclusions about outer space and possible travel, j-ust yet. Many hurdles have to be passed before that step can be taken. So tonight,  sleep easily. Sputnik's effect on the Sunshine Coast is one of  considerable interest. We shall await future developments with  the same'interest.  Not by bread alone  Man cannot live by bread alone. Recreation is becoming  more and more important as the speed, the tension and the complexities of life increase. Instinct tells man he must periodically  turn from his self-made' canyons to the peace of the forest.  Each summer our highways are crowded with countless  thousands of people who have found that the outdoors is a real  medicine that the intangible things of our land are more enjoyable and more lasting than material things'.  Man knows that bread is necessary and important. He. is  coming to realize that lightness of heart and the open road are  also imperative to his welfare. ���>������  The hob of conservationists jin its broadest sense, is not  only to protect wildlife but to protect and guard the whole outdoors. Wilderness areas have as great a value. of power dams;  waterfalls in many instances, are of the greatest benefit to man  when left in their natural state, unexploited for hydro or any  other purpose.  What price a pushbutton civilization in which a nation is  operated on a myriad of gadgets if its people are sick in mind  and body? What price automation if the outdoors is over-exploited  and much of the beauty of our land destroyed? ��� Bill Myring  SPEED LIMIT  Editor: I do net usually writs  letters tb newspapers but I am  moved to write in reply to Mr.  Ballentin's suggestion- regai cling tha speed limit on the Highway, pa.Si.ng Gran-uaams Landing,  and Soames Point.  If ha stops-to watch he-will  find 20 miles is quite fast enough  in this stretch of Highway for  several reasons. .There is quite  a number of little children playing on this road and also, a number of very old people "that have  to use this road daily walking to*  and fro to get their mail and supplies at Granthams P.- O.  There has been several accidents on this road even at 20  miles per hour. What will it bei  if we speed it up. If the North  road is open 3d up for ferry traffic I don't think Mr. Ballentine  need worry about tourist going:  through Gibsons. There is another reason I would like to  point out, alohg this road there  are several property owners that  have steep driveways entering  the Highway which makes a very  hazardous* condition.  J. W. Edwards,  Soamens Point  HERD LAW .        '       ,   ���  Editor: Why does the Village  not pasts a bylaw to stop stock  from running at large in the  village. The stock are always  breaking down fences. Is it  that the citizens want the droppings to use as fertilizer for  their gardens?  P.a:s.  Editor's' note: Tc^ pass the  above type-of-bylaw requires  the setting up of a pound which  is considered an unwarranted  expense at this time.  Forestry course for youths  A course in forestry will be  offered for the first time at the  14th annual Youth Training  School at UBC from Jan; 6 to  March 1 next year.  The. Eight week course is for  rural young people between  the ages of 16 and 30. The  school is sponsored jointly by  the federal department of labor and the provincial department of education and administered by th�� department of  University Extension.  Young fishermen will be  able to study such subjects  as navigation, oceanography  fishing gear and the handling  of fish.  There will be courses in sew  ing, personal grooming, home  nursing and first aid for girls  attending and in combined  boys and girls courses such  subjects as crafts, party planning and photography -are offered.  : -iCost of the course fis $35;  which includes room and  board. Students pay the first  $10 of their return fare to  Vancouver, the balance being  subsidized by YTS.  There will be a limited enrollment in the school and  those . who wish to attend  should apply early, Mr. Drew  said. Further information can  be obtained from Department,  of University Extension, UBC,  Vancouver, 8.  isS^BteswM  mi  The 2nd  advertisement  in our  1  Shop at Home  series  will appear shortly.  for it!  COAST NEWS  tS^^rfr  ^iu^&��^.iu^8^i��3  Published by Secheli Peninsula News Ltd.,  ^ every Thursday, at Gibsons, B.6.  Box 128/ Gibsons, B.C., Phone 45Q  FRED CRUICE, Editor and Publisher  j.      Member Canadian Weekly Newspapers Association  and ihe B.C. division of C.W.N.A.  "'      Member B.C. Weekly Newspapers Advertising Bureau  Vancouver office ��� 210 Dominion Bldg.,  ""                               Telephone PAcific 7557  Authorized Second Class Mail, Post Office Department, Ottawa.  Bates of Subscription: 12 mos., $2.50; 6 mos., $1,50; 3 mos., $1.00  United Siaies and Foreign, $3.00 per year. . .    ,5c per copy.  TRUCK RATES <  Editor: When dealing with  the dictum of the Black Ball ���  Perry Co, that the rates for  all trucks using their ferries  will be raised-by 93 percent on  Dec. 1, we have more than an  assumption to go on in regard  to the necessity for such a fantastic increase.  ^ ..We have the statement from  Mr. Paulin himself, the president of the Black Ball Co.  when the ferry service started  that they intended to set their  rates at a high figure, which  - could be reduced when such a  ��� course seemed warranted.  We are well aware as to how  high the rates were set at that  time but we never did.hear of  any reduction.  Then we have the; next,acknowledged statement from Mr.  Paulin, that the ferry .service  has. been on a paying basis!  from the first day it started.  Since then it has become  clearly evident that >the business of the ferries has beconie  so overwhelmingly large that  the company/seems unable to  cope with it. '     ���  If the Black Ball Ferry Co.  succeed in forcing through this  huge increase in truck rates,  ��� and who can stop them ���-  the residents of this Peninsula  are going to be faced with a  * steep increase in their cost of  living, which, with s0 many  pensioners amongst us, is' going to be felt very.keenly.  All this iQOuld have been  avoided if our provincial gov  ernment had been interested  in protecting us from this  transportation monopoly, with  which we are shackled.  The Black Ball Ferry charte'r  was before the legislature, for  revision, at the last session and  if our government, then, had  insisted on the BlackTBall Com  pany being placed under the  Public Utilities Act, we would  then have been able' to appeal  to them for relief frOm any  harsh impositions from this arrogant monopoly.  It is very easy for the Black  Ball Ferry Co. to prove their  need for this startling increase  in truck rates. Let tnem submit their company to the provisions of the Public Utilities  Act, as a '.voluntary measure,  then the people, of this district  might have some reason to believe in the good faith of the  company.  But in doing so the company  would have to submit its financial affairs to the scrutiny of  the Public Utilities Commission  I suppose Mr. Gunderson,  that good friend of our premier  Mr. Bennett being on the board  of directors of the Black Ball  Perry Co. is lending his influence, and support, to this large  increase in truck rates.  C.S. Cassidy. ;  What Canadian became prime  minister of  Great  Britain?  The only prime minister of  Great Britain born outside the  British Isles was Andrew Bo-  nar. Law. A native of Rexton,  N.B., he held office in 1922  and 1923. He spent most of"  his youth in Scotland, where  he prospered in the family business. He entered politics as a  Conservative and held several  important posts during his 23-  year political career. He be*-  came prime minister in 1922  and won the subsequent election but ill health forced his retirement the following year.  Who  was ih�� first  wheat farmer on ihe Canadian prairies?  The .first man to grow wheat  on the Canadian prairie is  thought to have been Louis  Francoise, Chevalier de La  Corne, who sowed several  acres of wheat in 1754 in the  valley of the Carrot River, a  tributary of the Saskatchewan  He had a successful career in  the French army as commandant of the western posts and  w3i3 responsible for the construction of Fort St. Louis on  the Saskatchewan River. He  drowned at sea while en route  to France.  Who was Simon McTavish?  Nicknamed "Le Marquis" by  some of his contemporaries  Who considered him arrogant  and domineering, Simon McTavish shared in the organization of the original North West  Company in 1779 and because  one of the great figures in the  fur trade.   Under his manage  ment,   the. North  West   Company ' financed  numerous   explorations  by (*Simon Fraser?,  David' Thompson   and   others.  He   headed   a T London   firm  which    engaged    in    various  kinds   of  anternationhl  trade  and became one of the wealthiest men in Montreal: His will,  and letters: that have recently  come  to  light,   show  him   to  have been a kindly, generous  man. He was born in Scotland  andTdied at Montreal; in 1804.  2    Coast News, Oct. 31, 1957.   _____ ������ ������   1    ��� ->  Guaranteed  Watch &  Jewelry Repairs  .   t  iris   Jeweiers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention,; "  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  Robert D. Wright, N.D.  NATUROPATHIC     PHYSICIAN  Graduate of.  California   Chiropractic   College  L.A. Naturopathic School  Dominion Herbal College  Dr. H.A. Anderson's former  office      -  HON., WED., FRI. ��� 10 to 5 p.m.  or by appointment  OFFICE  87-G   or Phdne  residence 172 W anytime  T��rcyi��UNC^BMWER��ES(l,C.>LIIIITH     v , v,y.  .<fira*ri|Vaiciifir|riwimtLtl^.'  BLACK* LABEL  LACER BEER ���  BED CAP At*   ?* . .    '    ' _'.  PILSENER LASER   BEER   ���   U8C BOHEMIAN LASER   SEER  ���   4X CREAK ttOitt.  Mite!  tfcis advertisement is not published or displayed fcytftt  liquor Control Board or the Government of British Coiflpjlia)  r  n  ���w*r*1*r*. "V.     %  ��� V^V" "rrfft-myvv^w ��t H -"WW    ���   ������  W  rfW WWW " V  A year ago, the life.of this fine lobster was reprieved. Then small, he was  thrown back into tlie sea���allowed to grow into a*bigger, more profitable  catch. By throwing back shorts, lobster fishermen are actively cooperating  with the Department of Fisheries to conserve their own great industry.  X '     ^.'     ':*"    ���       :   #  The one that got away!  MANY LOBSTERS CAUGHT in^the Atlantic fishing grounds go back into the sea.  Some are small and are reprieved to grow in size and quality. Some are berried���,  egg-carrying lobsters���willingly surrendered to go back and multiply. During close  seasons, no traps are laid. This keeps their numbers at a safe level to ensure good  catches in future years. y  By following these vital conservation methods, the lobster fishing community  wholeheartedly cooperates with the Department of Fisheries and safeguards th&  prosperity of its industry and livelihood. ,  The annual market value of Canadian lobsters has-been estimated at 15 million  dollars. The Department of Fisheries and the lobster fishing industry are jointly  concerned to preserve this important national asset. -   ' \  DF-97  OTTAWA     CANADA  HON. J. ANGUS MACLEAN, M>., MINISTER GEORGE R. CLARK, DEPUTY MINISTER ^Me-lI^e-s^  ���a-tO'-P"  ���0ALCONV  <Utf<   ��*!.*�������   BW.1  ���DlHl Me; X2M.  g*.-S - ff-y  �����.���  J > ��� x ��� ���* !  I  u  ���  1  -LI"  MAIN   FLOOR   "PLAN  FLOOQ AREA i   988   SQ.FT.  THE BUILDING CEHTRE PLAK SECVICE'  PLAN    NO.   t24B-*89  JQECQEATION    "QOOAA  UEA.TE.tt  ** OT��UTV  t20<?M ^  [���A$E/VHWT f>lAH  PLAN Nd. jR4^988 (copyrigWbed. serial No. 117093)  Ideal for the "just married" or the "just retired" older couple,  here is a one-biedroomhomeespecially suitable for a steep sloping1  lot to the rear, where the view is to the back. The basement shows  a rumpus room, but this very versatile little house Can accommodate  a suite* in the basement instead pf the recreation room for the growing family or^for yisitors.We; show -you the layout for; the basement  where the lower level of the view, lot can be lised as the front door,  all plumbing is grouped ior economy, forking drawings, drawn for  N.H.A. approval, are available from the Building Centre (B^C.) Ltd.,  1240 W- Broadway, .Vancouver 9.  For other select stock and custom designs, send for our free booklet "SELECT ROME DESIGNS'' enclosing 25c to cover coslb of mail-,  ing and handling.  2nd EDITION 1959 PLAN BOOK NOW AVAILABLE  Vf3^___^Trw^a��_sK^!r?s;^^e55^?=^_**Cs-?;"^?5^  _��^T*^_I  I ���  ... Has a Big New Shipment of  Lined Jeans   ���   Sizes 2 to 16  Corduroy or Denim    ���     for BOYS & GIRLS  WASHABLE  QUILTED  NYLON  WEEK-ENDER JACKETS  for.Men & Women  ��� ���> Sechelt 54  1  i  ��  I.  CLOSED FRIDAY  -       at 6 p.in.  OPEN MONDAY  8���12 noon  until further notice  ��� -  PHONE SECHELT 1  NEVER   CONSISTENTLY   UNDERSOLD  Yes It's Down at Last PORK!  Sides of  PORK  43c Hi.  For your freezer  . Cut and wrapped  FRESH  PSCN5C5  COTTAGE  ROLLS  No. 1 Whites  POTATOES    50 lb. Sack  VEAL SALE  THESE PRICES ARE NOT  APPROACHED      ANYWHERE  .     ELSE  Top Quality VEAL  Hind  %s     ,  43c>���  Average Weight 40 lbs.  ���   VEAL - VEAL  CHOPS  LEGS  RUMPS'  RUBY RED  5pJ,BS!S^  3��or 25e  tf  /  "OK'E  at Vancouver I.G.A. Prices!  Coast News, Oct. 31, 1957.    3  LOVE ME  Some while ago, the comedian, Eddie Cantor, told this  story on television. Last year  he visited sqjne orphan child  ren in Palestine. He presented them with chocolate bars  and other gifts to make them  happy. He noticed one little  girl, cff by herself, and utterly  lonely. Mr. Cantor approached  her and said: "My child, is  there  anything I   can  do   for  you?" She looked atllim *n ^er  misery and replied "Love me."  The comedian said: "I don't  thihk I have ever been so deeply touched." ,  There must be millions of  people ��� not only children  but also adults ��� whose deepest needs are not only physical  ��� but heart hunjger; who  might   say   with   that   child:  "Love me." The suffering and  frustration of the Hungarian  people has high-lighted : the  need for practical sympathy,  but there is probably no community on earth where love "is  -not heeded, perhaps more than  any other quality.  Several' years ago, &e late  Bill Tamblyn asked me to ad-,  dress a group of youngsters in  his- school for backward children in Toronto. He told me of  one big 17 year old lad whose  mental trouble made others  aware of it and indulge in" persecution. Ohe day this lad's  teacher discovered that he possessed unusual skill in making  things ���- with some wood,, a  hammer and saw and a few  nails, his skill was astonishing.  He made something for Mr..  Tamblyn's room and the principal sent .for him.  He said to  -the lad: "You are wonderfully  gifted, Leslie and I am proud  of you ��� all the teachers:are  proud of you."  Hie boy was. seldom talked ,  to like that.   He rushed away  in tears-and said: "Everybody  picks   on   me- and   calls   me  . 'Charlie, the.Tduibi' That's all;  1 am ��� just a dub ��� I often"  wonder why I was born. There  is no one to love me." Mr. Tamblyn was a great lover of young'  people but. the incident deeply  moved him.      ���  PENDER  'BY JUDITH FLETCHER  Mr.: and Mrs. Fred Claydon  returned home after a three  weeks holiday,  Mrs. Mary Woodburn was a  recent visitor to Vancouver.  Gordon Lyohs is on a short  trip to Vancouver.  Mrs. ��>ixie Daly, formerly of  Garden Bay but now of Williams Lake, renewed acquaintances in the Harbour over the  weekend.  Mrs. Norman Klein is confined to hospital with an injured back.    . :  Mrs. Fraser Duncan and family of Pender Harbour have  moved to Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. Albert Martin  of Garden Bay have as their  guest, Miss 'Penny Poole, a recent arrival from ^ngland.  Gerhart Remmem of New  Westminster is spending a few  days visiting Mr. and Mrs. Carl  Remmem.  ������' Teachers of the Pender Harbour High and Elementary  schools are attending the  Teachers' Convention - in Victoria.  Mr. and Mrs.. Doug Murray  have moved to their new home  in Garden Bay.  Herbert Insley visited Powell 'River during the week.  Mr. and Mrs: J. Vestegard  of Quarry- Bay are spending a  few days on holiday in Vancouver.  LAST STEAM ENGINE  The day of the C.P.R. "tal-  fireman has finished in Brit-  low pot", or steam locomotive  ���ish Columbia., Ending an era  which began With the confederation of the nro'yinces of the  Dominion of Canada, the last  steam locomotive on the Canadian Pacific's British Columbia district left Vancouver  with her stack covered, her tie-  rods stripped, headed for Calgary and the acetylene torch.  The C.P.R.'s British Columbia  district is now completely die-  felized ��� the first in the company's system.  In spite of all the bitterness  in the .world, I do believe there  is more concern over people's  lonliness than ever before. Not  long ago defective children  were severely dealt with, even  persecuted; that condition has  passed. Legislation has done  much but there is a great deaj.  more to do and it is our duty  to clear away misunderstanding and hatred. The unfortunate ��� whether children or adults ��� are a challenge to our  sympathies and intelligent understanding.  The late Frank Crane said:  "It takes so little to make people happy; just a touch if we  know how to  give it;   just   a  word fitly spoken; just a knack  .of readjusting things and lone-  TJy and disheartened people ^re  given a new lease of life."  Stafford Brook wrote:  A little sun, a little rain  A soft wind blowing from the  ...     West  " And  woods   and fields   are  sweet again  And  warm within the mountains breast.  . A little love, a little trust,  A soft impulse, a sudden dream  And   life,  as  dry as . desert  dust' .  Is   fairer    than    a   mountain  stream. '  * i  ���*!  ~.-A�� ������  John CUrk ic host and Roberta Maxwell is hostess on "Junior  Magazine", the popular children's show which is seen on the CBC-TV  connected network every week. Clark is starting his third season  wi'th the show, while Miss Maxwell, who was the first apprentice at  the Stratford, Ontario, festival thts year, will be making her debut.  PORTUNITY  Excavating &  Contracting  Business  v    Firmly Established, Pays Well, Good Future To Expand  r  520,000 ~PER YEAR GROSS    ���   ALWAYS BUSY  Owner will accept house or station-wagon (or both) as part  paym't, or as little as $8,000 cash down from responsible purchaser on my equity.  Complete annual check-over, repair & painting just completed!  Have other interests, and wish to sell ��� So Lets Talk It Over  Ph. 107-W ��� R. C. Ritchey ��� Box 106  GIBSONS, B.C.  ; ���   ���      ��� ' -.'���**..���  iant Bingo  THURSDAY,  OCT. 32       Gibsons School Hall ��� 8 p.m. Sharp  BIG CASH PRIZES  '   ' ;y     .-.'���..   ���    ;. * ..     - .* ������_". ���       ���    \ ���     frf  Sunshine Coast Welfare Fund  at is  It's light and refreshing . 7 #-  with a special quality  all its own. For 6  SELECT is the product of  unhurried creation. It's  been a long time in  last His a light refreshing  beer that is different and  distinguished ... as your  own good taste will so  quickly confirm. We  invite you to try 6  SELECT, today.  ������*��  v   -v��-, ,    ,   %t  This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control Beard or ly the  Government of British Columbia.  1%  i797 155ff5sS^i55K3 M v  *  ..*  JIMMY  SINCLAIR      ���  Your   member   of   Parliament  on "Reporis  From Parliament  Hill,"  Sat.,  Nov.  2.  i 8.15  ic? 8.30 p.m.  Radio   CJOR  DRV 1_AC<-*UEJS. EHAM��L&  OH **  AU-TOKOeitEi AMt> METAUPA��iCS.r  OHE ��? -WE.  HICKEA. -feRIS  Yxs., vMwat,1  IT'S  AN  INSIDE   JOB  FOR THE HANDYMAN  AT THIS TIME OF YEAR  Repainting & Decorating  Remodel Kitchen  New lino tile floors  Insulation  Fixing up  attic or basement  Let   us estimate  your  requirements  Home Improvement  is money in the bank  SEE US ��� PHONE US  GIBSONS  BUILDING  SUPPLIES  LTD.  Phone Gibspns 53  JgHQUStt KtM<i i ;  - Droops nt&KfliJL"*-*  ��� tfi *E*��<mAu.y uu> His sotfuus  iK^U-i^ESCE.  ��AH11       .  -feSfi ak��e. se-  RELIED HfOrt 4i   ���  RHP BW^WSfilPatK  "J?  ���WKH -ffli..     ,  HAKE. UP A.       I  COMPUUC KUSJCM.  .���..-foHE.. '  ;=_< OVERTONE,!  BUftf< PRPFESSOH.  ��p psr<aioio<*ir.  'ftEeoujR.oT-tSt!  5Ls By a. PAi*r J  OVERTONE,'  R.)cHKES��  or I  ��ssoe.*M)qH��#!  AMP CQKKOlxriOH.J  (..;���'  Committee plans  bowling green  The Roberts Creek Centennial  Committee has re-organized, and  through the kindness of Dr. W.  White, they are starting off with  a piece of land abou'b three quarters of an acre, located on.Beach  Avenue not far from the Post  Office which has been leased t>  the committee by Dr. White.  It is the desire of the Committee and many others, to make  a bowling green there, a step  towards .the beautification of the  surrounding district and recreation for the oldsters.  This project would require a  lot of voluriteer labor, some of  which is promised. If residents  wish a practical aind worthy mon  ument commemorating the Centennial they will have an opportunity to offer their services at  a meeting which will be advertised in this paper shortly.  Members of the committee are:  Chairman, Mrs. Jen Monrufet;  Secretary, Mrs. Sheila Danroth;  treasurer, Mrs. C. Thyer and Ron  McSavaney, Al Danrotli and Jim  Thyer, executive members.  MRS. GERTRUDE GILLESPIE  Mrs. Gertrude Mary Gillespie, Gower Point road, died in  ���her 57th year and was buried  \-in Seaview Cemetery, Oct. 28.  Rev Canon Oswald officiated  and several captains of sea vessels were pall bearers. Mrs. Gillespie was born in Scotland and  was secretary of the Masters  and Mates Guild for several  years.  mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm  Final Notice  Subscriptions for this Season's  ���y. ��� - r ���    . .  ���      ��� ��� i  Will not be obtainable after Nov. 7  Artists to Appear iii Concerts are:  Nov. 7 .-*- John La^staffe, baritone  Feb..-'7-*- Steelier and Horowitz, piano dub  March 25 ���i Nina Dove, entertainer  ��� - ������   ���      -.    '���"������    i    yy ��� . ������" ;    ...    - '���' \    '���'���     . ,������.        ., "���,.- ���; . ���  All concerts will be held in the School Auditorium  Who Is  Paying For It?  You,   Mr.   & Mrs. Buyer, directly or indirectly, and  sometimes the rates are high.  FOR THOSE WHO would like to have an account, either monthly or semi-monthly, may  we suggest a D.A. account, and earn 5% on your deposit? ' ������  YES, THAT IS RIGHT. Your account is immediately credited with"'5%.  Lets say you figure to spend $100.00 a month. You; deposit thalb much to your account,  and you have a credit of $105.00.  HERE IS PROOF that your dollar does go farther at the "MADEIRA PARK STORE"!  WHY NOT DROP IN and have a coffee "on the house" and get more particulars?  Look at these week-end SPECIALS  RAWLEIGH CORNED BEEF       2���75c  TUNA FISH 7 ozs. M.B.       2���45c  SMOKED OYSTERS 2���49c  11 oz. BABY CLAMS,       solid       2���47c  FLASHLIGHT BATTERIES 2���29c  Weather Forecast   ���    Cooler With Rain  Now is the time to get your Stanfields Underwear, $4.95 ��� Work Socks, 98c ��� Heavy  Cleated Rubber Boots ��� Children's Gum Boots ��� Women's Zippers ��� WE HAVE THEM  JUST   ARRIVED  Beautiful Alaska Black Diamonds ������ Rings, Ladies. and   Mens   ���  Earring & Necklace Sets ��� Beautiful Mens & Ladies Watches.  Earrings ��� Matching  A SMALL DEPOSIT WILL HOLD THEM TILL XMAS  SERVICE IS OUR MOTTO  If we haven't got what you want, ask us for it. No matter what you need. A new television, stove or frig., of any name brand.  PHONE PENDER HARBOUR 251  Gibsons Theatre has adopted  a new policy which will be  similar to that used by theatres  in Vancouver, Vince Prewer,  manager, announces.  Instead of printing monthly  schedules, which results in a  biock booking for the month,  weekly advertising in the Coast  News will inform the public  of the. pictures available for  the next couple of weeks. By  so doing, Mr. Prewer says, he  can obtain pictures he would  not otherwise be able to get.  First result of this policy is  to be able to show the much  talked about Marilyn Munroe-  Laurence Olivier technicolor  "The Prince and the Show  Girl" Thursday and Friday of  this week. This is regarded an  outstanding picture and is also  a first run on the Sunshine  Coast. ���     'f  For Saturday matinee and  Saturday evening, "Santa Fe  Passage", a Trucolor picture  with John Payne, Faith Dom-  ergue and Rod Cameron will  unfold a story with western  flavor about,' an old-time epic  of the early days of the west.  All evening shows start at 8  pt.m. arid Saturday matinee  starts at 2.00 p.m.  There will be two Jackpots,  Thursday/for adults and Saturday for students. The theatre  will not open Monday nights.  For next week, Thursday  and Friday, Nov. 7 and 8, Burt  Lancaster and Dianne Foster  will star in "The Kentuckian."  This Technicolor picture is based on the novel Gabriel Horn  by Felix Hart and deals with  early Kentucky days. This  picture has been' rated highly  in the movie world. v  "Ghost Town" will be, shown  Saturday* Nov. 9, afternoon  and evening, with Kent Taylor,  John Smith and Marian Carr.  It "is a tale of four desperate  men and two women trapped  by 10,000 screaming Cheyennes  Gibson Memorial United  Church celebrated a;n other  birthday Oct 23, with a dessert  party and concert. Those attending contributed a penny  for each year of their life.  Pie and coffee were served  to the large gathering after'  which a beautifully decorated  cake was cut and,served.  Following dessert, a concert  under the leadership of Mr.  W.S. Potter, principal of Elphinstone High School followed and the entertainment was  enjoyed thoroughly1.  CAMPBELL MOVES  A.M. Campbell, who has a  refrigeration service has moved  from, Wilson Creek to Silver-  Sands where he finds he can  operate more successfully.  Your   printer   is   as near as  your telephone at 45-Q.  4    Coast News, Oct: 31, 1957.  SALE FOR FIREWORKS  A Sale of baWng! bythe fcecheJt  P. T. A. at Ann's \ *FJower Shop  Oct. 34, was in aid of the Kins^  men's Hallowe'en-Drive to give  the youngsters a fireworks display and free dance with refreshments. "",'  ' Mrs. D. Robilliard, Mrs. G. Taylor and: Mfs. D. Stockwell, head-  ed (the committee and were helped by many others;  Guaranteed Watch ���&  Jewelry Repairs  Chris' Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention ' y  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sethelt 96,  f  I  Wigard* s Want to Know  When Will It Snow?  One guess for each pair of shoes bought  1st prize $10      ���      2nd prize $5  Wigard's Shoe Store  - * Sechelt 25-G -���--���,.  CONTEST TO START OCT. 26  Fire! Fire! Fire!  BE SAFE  NOT SORRY  Peninsula Fire Prevention Equipment Sales  EXTINGUISHERS FOR EVERY HOME AND BUSINESS  r ���     '"*"*'   ���-'.���. '  Pkone Harry Hill ���-    Sechelt 62-R  Top fish  men meet  The attention of the fishing  world will be focused on Vancouver, B.C., during the- week (  of Nov. 4 whenTrepresentativies  ��� of three bf the world's greatest'  fishing countries gather, .for the  ��� fourth annual meeting of the.  International North Pacificf  Fisheries . Commission. The  opening session to which the;  public is invited will be held,  in the Georgia Hotel at 10 a.m.  November 4>  Under Commission Chairman :  George R. Clark, deputy minister of ^fisheriesof Canada, the  meeting will review the scientific research and developments in the convention area  during the past year and plan  its programs of,future investigations.  Created in June, i953, under  a treaty between Japan, the  United States and Canada/  INPFC has the responsibility  of developing conservation pro- ..'  grams for species of fish of  j oint interest in the North Pacific Ocean. This area, covering some 32,000,000 square  miles, extends from tlie equator north TS the Arctic Ocean  and from the shores of Asia to  those of North America. Besides the Pacific itself it includes the adjacent seas, such  as the Bering Sea and the Sea '  of Okhotsk,  The Canadian delegation,  headed by Commission Chairman George R. Clark, includes  Commissioners John M. Buchanan and Roger T. Hager of  Vancouver, B.C., and James  Cameron; Madeira Park, B.C.  The United States Commissioners are Milton E.. Brooding,  San Francisco. Calif., Edward  W. Allen, Seattle, Wash., John  H. Clawson, Anchorage,'Alaska  and Hon. Ross L. Leffler, Washington, D.C. Representing Japan will be Commissioners Iwao  Fujita, Koh Chiba, Kenjiro Ni-  shimura and Kyuhei Suzuki,  all of Tokyo. Each delegation  will also be accompanied by  scientific and technical advisors,  Organization Meeting  to form a  Toast mistress Club  NOV.   1st   ���   8 p.m.  Seaside   Hotel   Dining Room  For furUier information phone" Mrs: G^     Mcltonald  ���...'" '';y ' Port-^eUbiij-I-A-'-;���-'"���? 'ZxZy;A^  ������:������'��� Ladies from Gibsons and other points Welcotoe T"  Lay-away Now for Xmas  Finest Selection of Gifts  DIAMONDS ��� WATCHES ��� EARRINGS ��� NECKLETS  Come in and see the beautiful, array ofyRorealis 'Jeyrelery    ;  NECKLET EARRING & BROA-CH^ SETS  A small deposit will hold any article until the BIG DAY   :  Chris' Jewelers - Sechelt 96  :Tr^Stt6^^!^^^i-i  k Fall Tea  ��� and Bazaar  m.   ������  m  I  I  1  *?%id���Uft   %MA%,  2 to A pm.  $&4M& Sc6od *%*����  * Under Auspices  @*ide% &�� &&4��&ia St&i  ���i^JfcijSS^^^S^i^S^^^^S^iriSs^  OFF  COATS - AFTERNOON and PARTY  DRESSES ���WOOL and SILK  Sizes 12 to 14  OFF Coast News, Oct. 31,' 1957.    5  ' 15 words for 55 cents plus  three cents a word oyer 15. This  includes name ; and _address.  Cards of Thanks, ���Engagements;  In Memoriams and Births - up  to 50 words $1.00 per insertion  Sc per word over 50. V  Consecutive rates available.  Classified  display ���- He per  column inch. y"        -  Cash with order. A charge of  10 cents is made for billing.  Classified advertisements- accepted up to 5 p.m. Tuesdays.  Legals ��� 1? / cents per count  line" for first insertion. 13  cents: per count line for each  ��� consecutive insertion.  AGREEMENT1  It is agreed by any advertiser requesting space that liability of the Coast News in event  of failureTtp publish &n advertisement or in event that er**',-  rors occur in publishing of an'  advertisement shall be limited'  to the amount paid by the ad-  ertiser ijor that portion of the  ��� advertising space occupied by  - the- incorrect item only,, and  that there shall* be no liability  iri any event ^beyond amount  paid for such advertisement,  by the newspaper when copy  is-not submitted in writing or  No responsibility is accepted  verified in writing.   ;  BIRTHS  LAIRD ��� On Oct. 28,. Grace  Hospital, to Diane and Bud  Laird, a brother for. Jimmy,  Robert John, 6 lb. 15 Pz.        "  COMING EVENTS  Nov. 1, St. Bartholomew's W. ���  A. Christmas Bazaar and sale  of home cooking, 2 p.m. Gibsons School Hall.  Nov.  2,  Wilson Creek, Little  . League Benefit Dance': Wilson  Creek Hall, Live  music; Admission $1.00. Refreshments.  Nov.    2,.   Arbutus    Rebek&h  Lodge No. 76, Bazaar and tea,  School Hall, Gibsons,1 2  p,ny;  Free transportation provided.  Nov. 4, L.A. to Guides and  Brownies. Home of .Mrs. TJt.  Wilson, 2 p.m;.  .  Nov; 5; The Wbmieri's Association of St. yjohn's United!  Church, annual sale of work  and tea, 2 pjm., Wilson Creek  Community Bteli. Needlework;  'ttOYetietr suitableXtor^Cfcrist-  mas giving will be offered with  ��� ^6ifeycbp4c^.^y-Y ''X'^;y  yNovr 6; Elphinstone Aero Club  free movies at Gibsoris Legion.  Hall, 8. p.m.  ���^:V/*-   ";Xaa^aX  LOST  Girl's size 6 r-iose colored leggings Reward. Phorie Gibsons  148Q/ ������'.'��� '  HELP WANTED  .. u  Attention Women '-������ without  any experience you can earn  money for your Christmas  shopping by selling Avon cosmetics iri your neighborhood..  Write Mrs. J. Mulligan, West-  syde, KarnloopsT B.CTT;  Shake   cuttersi   wanted.    Contact R. Norris at Shake Mill,  Port   Mellon Forest Products  Ltd.  ���..        ...   '<yXr.  One school bus driver for Ma-.  deira   Park  run.   Mtiisrt   have  class A.licence. For full particulars contact   C.C.  Lawrence,  Sechelt 36. -  WORK WANTED  Baby   sitter  available.   Phone  Gibsons 138.   c -  Spray and brush (- painting;  also paperhanging. j. Melhus.  Phone   Gibsons   33. tin  BUILDING SUPPLIES  ESMOND LUMBER CO. LTD.  for all Building Supplies.' Specializing iri Plywood. Contractors enquiries solicited. Phone  or wire orders collect:; 3600 E.  Hastings Sty Vancouver. Glen-  burrt, 1500; ;  INSURANCE  SECHELT INSURANCE  AGENCIES  i Real Estate  >     Properly   Management  \ '"..'���        Insurance.. '  1 Office Phone 22 :  T.E. DUFFY, Agent  Residence 158 '���'.'- .  I. MACKAY, Salesman.  ',,. Residence 7QF  '.,*'.'       W. (BILL) COFFEY  Insurance Salesman  Fire, Auto, Liability. Prompt  courteous service. Totem Realty, Gibsons  TOTEM FLAS5H2S    "���'  New, 4 rooms,, full piumbing,  large lot, 65 x 130, ��� new district. $7000. Terms,  9 acres partly cleared, off  rnajn highway. 4 room house,  $.3750.   ;.! '  2Y2 acres, 3 room house, excellent water,, good location.  $5000.  For the best buys on the Sunshine Coast, we save you money" too. Call: at  N  TOTEM REALTY  GIBSONS  FOR SALE    -���������  Fresh Oysters, ready packed.  Come by car pr boat to Oyster  Bay Oyster Co., Pender Harbour.  Household furnishings at giveaway prices. 'Carl Ring,  West'  Sechelt, across the road from  Ernie Pollack or', Sechelt Service Store. Ty  Girl's bicycle, good condition.  Phone Gibsons 138,  Used, baby crib. Phone Sechelt  168. 'X -���-������;���.  Fireplaces. $200 up. Dry Fir,  $12 per coru. _Tiex c^ipklns,  Pratt Rd., Gibsons 26G.  JOHN COLERIDGE REALTY  (NOTARY PUBLIC) ;  Established 1945  Adjoining Gibsoris P.O.  SPECIAL  Comfortable home, large living room f.p., large bedroom  and closet, Sunroom, kitchen,  pantry, bathroom- Utility,  guest house. Half acre, orchard  lovely view. $5500, low cash  payment;  Good lot on Fletcher Road,  adjoining new homes, near  highway. Sacrifice, $450.  Many other good buys. Call  and we will be glad to show  you any property which takes  your fancy.  DIRECTORY (Continued)  Sim Electric Ltd.  (Formerly Parker &  Sim)  Electrical Contractors  Phone "Sechelt 161  Evenings, 130  REFRIGERATION  SALES AND SERVICE  Commercial .-^��� Domestic  25 Years' Experience  A. M. CAMPBELL  PENDER HARBOUR 493  Life's Darkest Moment  A'WEBSTER CLAS5SC  TO RENT  Modern small winter suite, suit  couple and one small child.  Furnished.  Ph.   Gibsons  173Q  Partly furnished beach cottage.  Phone Gibsons 234. ,  Pender Harbour, 2 bedroom  unfurnished house, oil "stove,  til June 30. W. Penny, ALma  1458R, 3743 West 2nd, Vancouver.  4 room furnished suite with  bath. Phone Gibsons 114G.  Simorid cross cu-L jaw, $8. Apply Gower. Point Store, Gibsons 8F.  NOTICE  Public  stenographer  available  ' Phone Gibsons 253.  Alder wood, any length. Phone  Gibsons 170.  ANNOUNCEMENT  GUNS  Selling DeLuxe 250 Savage ���  excellent! DeLuxe 12 gauge  Remington pump gun with  Pachmayr choke, new. Krog  6.5 carbine, nearly new. Moor-  crbft,  Phone  Gibsons 218..  Fir and alder, any length, delivered. $14 per cordr Phone  Gibsdns 36G.  ��� ���''���������'���>  FIRE! Protect your home. Fire  extinguishers are a must. See  Lee Roberts, y Roberts Creek  Garage, Phone Gibsons^21H.  Trumpet, value $35. Trade for  any instrument of same value.  2 14 ft. inboards. Will take in  trade 8 St- dinghy with outboard. Phone Gibsons 148F.  27 ft.' Trailer. Factory built,  fully furnished and equipped  with Rock gas stove, oil heat-,  er. Everything like riewT; Write  ' <��; ^Bilcik; kleiridafe. T  Renown "dilbarrier with blower  Good condition. Phone Oibsons  93HX 'X:' '������ y'������X. -a: ;���-���'  In Hue with present condition��  am specializing in le-s expensive Greeting Cards, with  name on from $.1.50 and up  for .25. Also small boxes, 21  cards, 95c up. Novelty gifts can  be ordered from catalog. "Pleased to show samples at my.j  house, Davis Bay, mornings,  or leave message at, Sechelt  78R. D. Erickson. Reliable card  agent foy several years.   .''"''���  Call Mrs. Rudolph for AVON  products. The new Christmas  catalogue has arrived containing many beautiful new gifts  and specials, including a new  scent especially for little girls  in all the. different beauty (Preparations. :Ph. Gibsons 128G  for early  Christmas delivery.  For Watkins products delivered  to your door, phone your order  to Gibsons 90^-?  %  YOUR HOUSE PAINTER  y';v ^GIBSONS 1J77K;  TIMBER  CRUISING  K.M. Bell, ,1987 ^rnwdirfsfc;  Vancouver;; 9,  Tpiibrie ; t^Edar  0683..  .... ,-  ��'������������  56. Ford Custo^irieylbw mileage, beautiful conditiori. Pnbhe  Gibsoris 217F. T  CHIMNEY & OW ST0\pJS  ' XXX  ' SERVICEDWXaM.a  '. T.T-    GIBSONS i77K^WTYYy'"'-  CARPENTRY,       y  ALTERATIONS,   REPAIRS  v GIBSON?   is 177K  Used electrie and gas ranges,  also oil ranges. C&S Sales,  Phone Secheit 3; ~  WANTED-  y TIMBER WANTED  '  Top prices for standing timber.  Phone Gibsons 218K.  Wopd  and  coal   cookstove  in  good condition,, reasonable. Ph  Gibsons 78M.',���'.-���.     . .'"  Second hand boom chains. Ph.  Sechelt 43.  WATCH REPAIRS  Watch and Jewelry Repairs  Marine   Men's Wear.     Agents  for   W. H.    Grass i e.    Fast  .reliable service.    \ tfn  For Guaranteed Watch and  Jewelty Repairs, See Chris's  Jewelersj Sechelt. Work done  on the premises. tfn  Well drilling 'machinery. Many;  years experience. Contact L.C.  Emerson, Box 71; Sechelt, Ph.  99F. ������.'-. ;   ;cA-  Spotless Building Maintenance,  A  beauty  treatirierit ���in yyowr  own horiie for polished flporsT  and   windows.  Phone ^echelt'  Res." 99Fi Office 97Q. :  DIRECTORY  TDJ. ROY, P. Eng., B.C.L.S.  ZX     LAND, ENGINEERING  SURVEYS  Gibsons 219R  or   MU   3*8491.  ���        P.O. Box 37, Gibsons  pr 1553 Robsori St., Vancouver  C. E. SICOTTE  BULLDOZING    SERVICE  Land   Clearing  Road Building  Logging ��� Landscaping  ���FREE   ESTIMATES  Phone 232 ��� Gibsons  PENINSULA    fcLEANERS  Cleaners for the Sechelt  Peninsula  "Phone:  Gibsons 100  Real   Estate  Agent  Redrooffs  and   Halfmoon Bay  Phone Sechelt 184R  F-RANK  A. LYONS  John . -   ' Tom  DAVIS & ROBILLIARD  Secheli; B.C.  Electrical Contractors  "Do it yourself?"  "We cbn-du-it best!"  Commercial, Industrial and  Residential Wiring and Repairs  Phones: Office: 23.  ��� y Res: 146G and 59F. *  TRACTOR  WORK  Clearing, Grading, Excavating  Bulldozing. Clearing Teeth  FOR RENT  Arches, Jacks, Pump  A. E. Edtchey  Phone Gibsons 178  ~ PENINSULA T"  ACCOUNTING SERVICE  All Types of Accounting  Problems   Expertly   Attended  Village Enterprises Bldg.  T    Sechelt  Office Open 9 a.m. ��� 5 p.m.  Daily  Phone Sechelt 37  Alterations,^ Repair Work,  Remodelling,  Painting  Floor Sanding, Tiles Laid  JOE BENNER  Phone Sechelt 92R  HILL'S   MACHINE    shuV  Cold Weld Process  Engine Block Repairs  Arc, Acy. Welding  Precision Machinists  Phone 54 Residence 152  G. Serlui  Public Accountant  SYSTEMS  MONTHLY ACCOUNTING  FINANCIAL STATEMENTS  INCOME TAX REPORTS  Phone Gibsons 251.  MARSHALL'S  PLUMBING  HEATING &   SUPPLIES  Phone Gibsons 134, 104, or 33  C arid S SALES. SERVICE'  Agents  For  >    Propane Gas  Combination Gas Ranges  Sales and  Installations  Free Estimates  Electric and Gas Hot Plates  FURNITURE  LINOLEUMS  Phone 3 Sechelt  ~Home   and Industrial  Wiring  Electrical Healing  Radios, Appliances,'TV Service  -GIBSONS    ELECTRIC  Phone 130  Authorised GE Dealer  GIBSONS  E5UILDJNG SUPPLIES  LTD.  ^WE   CARRY   THE   STOCK"  Phono Gibsons  53  A::yy ypAIRMILE  Xy BOAT WORKS. LTD.  * y    \ Ship Chandling  Custom frame kits'* and  complete boats  in'  8, 10. 12, 14; 16, 18, 21  and 25 feeti  Fibre Glassing and kits  Beach Ave. West  Roberts Creek       Phone 216Y  LET US HELP YOU  PLAN NOW  For your ConstructionyNeeds  All types of'.'-'  BUILDING or ALTERATIONS  and LIGHT GRADING  Smith & Peterson Construction,  Lid.  Phone 28, 85 or 90Q, Gibsons  Phone Secheli 184R  Notions ������ Cards ��� Toys  Miscellaneous Gifts  THRIFTEE   STORES  Left of Post Office  Gibsons,* B.C.  Headquarters for Wool   ���  TELEVISION  SALES AND SERVICE  Dependable Service  RICHTER'S RADIO ��� T-V  Fine Home Furnishings  Major Appliances  Record Bar  (      Phone 6, Sechelt  Residential   & Industrial  Wiring .  Electrical  Applianses '  ALSO   TV   REPAIRS  BOB   LITTLE  Phone Gibsons  162  Pentecostal  conference  Rev. and Mrs. M.T. Stronstad of the Gibsons Pentecostal  Tabernacle have returned from  the three - evening, two - day  wond Misi'-ons, convention of  the Pentecostal Assemblies of  Canada in Vancouver. Others  .attending were. fRev. Walter  Ackroyd, Fender Harbour Tabernacle and Mrs. Russell Cramer. . ���"  Pointing to the challenge of  new suburban areas,, the new  towns and cities in Canada's expanding Northland, officials  told delegates that the Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada  plan to establish another 100  churches in 1958. The fast-  growing missionary-minded denomination now numbers approximately 680 affiliated and  associated churches in Canada.  Currently the "Pentecostal  Assemblies of Canada is said to  rank sixjth in six of Canadian  denominations. In 1951 federal  Canadian census gave 95,000 as  being Pentecostal. It is believed that the present number under the. Pastoral care of Pentecostal churches exceeds 130,-  000.  Will all members please attend.  Mrs. A. Hanley and her brother, Julius Sather are holidaying at Anacortes Island, in the  San Juan Islands.  Miss JoAnn Potts of Merry  Island, who is attending school  in Vancouver, spent the weekend with her parents. She came  up on Friday with Mr. and  Mrs. Ladner and their family  who weekended at their eot-  tag6.  Others' at fheir cottages for  the weekend were Mr. and  Mrs.' Piper and family and Mr.  and Mrs. Greenall and guests.  Mr. and Mrs. E. White and  Mrs. M. Bisset are spending a.  few days in the city.  Halfmoon Bay  BY PAT WELSH  v -In common with most .feminine readers of the Coast  News I am looking forward to  reading the new column on  Fashin news and patterns. Note  that ideas for making articles  for bazaars will be. given, the  various groups and auxiliaries  active on the F-eninsula will  welcome this, as they are always looking for new ideas in  that direction, so the new column will be doubly welcomed.  Attending the wedding in  Vancouver of Miss Wendy  Higgs were Mr. and Mrs. J.  Cooper and daughters. Miss  Marilyn Cooper was maid of  honor for her school friend,  who is well known on the Peninsula, having been a frequent  ���visitor* to Redrooffs.  The first meeting for the  coming season of the Redrooffs  Auxiliary to St. Mary's Hospital, Garden Bay, will be held" at  the home of Mrs. C. Tinkley,  Wed., Nov. 6 at 2 p.m. There  will be Sn election of officers.  Church Services  ANGLICAN  20th Sunday After Trinity  St. Bartholomew's,    Gibsons  11.00  am. Chora^ Communion  11.00 a.m. Sunday Schooi  St. Hilda's    Sechelt  11 a.m. Sunday School  1-1 a.m. Morning Prayer  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  11.00. ajn. Sunday School  3.15 pxhy -Evensong  The Community Church  Port^tellba.  7.30 p.nj:-EvensPng  UNITED  .   Gibsons  ^    9.45*a.m. Sunday School  11 a.m. pivine Service  Roberts Creek, 2 p.m.  Wilson .Creek  Sunday School 11 a.m.  3:30 pjn.*pivine Service  Port Mellon, 7.30 pjn.  ST. VINCENT'S  Holy FamilyK Sechelt,  ;9 a.m.  St. Mary'st Gibsons, 10.Jp a.m.  Pprt Mellon,   first  Sunday of  each month at 11.35 a.m.  CHRISTIAN SCIENTISTS  Church service and Sunday  School, 11 a.m. in Roberts  Creek United Church  PENTECOSTAL  11  a.m. Devotional .  10 a.m. Sunday, School  7.30     Evening  Service  ��� Tuesday night 7.30  8 pm Thursday night  Bethal   Baptist   Church  7:30  P.M.,  Wed.,  Prayer  11:15 A.M., Worship Service  �� 2 P.M., 1st Thurs., in Month  Mission Circle  Pender Harbour Tabernack  Sunday School. 10 a.m.  12:00 a.m. Morning   Service  7:30 p,m, Wednesday     Prayer Meeting.  Gibsons Theatre lews...  (WATCH THIS PLACE WEEKLY)  Marilyn Munroe ��� Thursday & Friday ��� with Laurence Olivier  in The Prince & The Show Girl ��� Cinemascops Too!  * t  Saturday ��� Sante Fe Passage with John Payne, Faith Do-  mergos & Rod Cameron will unfold a Western for the 2 p.m  matinee and 8 p.m. shows.  ���Thursday & Fri., Nov. 7-8 ��� The Kentuckian, a Technicolor  film with Burt Lancaster and'Dianne Foster, in a famous story  based on Felix Holt's novel Gabriel Horn.  Sat., Nov. 9 ��� Ghost Tour-��� with Kent Taylor, John Smith  &; Marion Carr ��� trapped by 10,000 screaming Cheyennes.  favorite!! Coast Newsr Oct. 31, 1957.  Dramatic new styling and outstanding engineering advances are combined in the 1958  Chevrolet. Completely new from bumper to bumper and from frame to roof line, the 1958  Chevrolet is longer, lower and wider, and emphasizes flowing sculptured lines from the dual  headlamps to softly flared rear fenders. Sturdy coil springs, front and rear, are standard, while  a new "Level Air" system which automatically adjusts to all load weights is optional. Shown  here is the Bel Air 4-Door Sport Sedan.  New Chevrolet now  Details of the dramatic new  styling and outstanding engineering advances of the 1958  Chevrolet are announced by  General Motors of Canada,  Limited.  Labeled "the car of the  year" by newsmen and technical writers who have attended  private showings, the new model will be unveiled Oct. 31,  in Chevrolet dealerships across  the country.  Also on display for the first  time will be the rakish 1958  Corvette and the latest in the  Chevrolet truck line.  The 1958 Chevrolet is new  from bumper t0 bumper and  from frame to roof line. The  all new features include:  A completely restyled car  which is longer, lower and  wider and emphasizes flowing  Pender Harbour School of Dancing  ��� ''���>���'���:  Registration of Pupils at , __'  Madeira Park Community Hall  Sat. NOV. 2  ,9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  HIGHLAND ��� BALLET ��� CHARACTER ��� BALLROOM  Mr. & Mrs. E. LOWE   ���    PHONE PENDER HARBOUR 162  .Be  Front -foptkxfx.  to  teen-agers**.  you can't go wrong  with the "Gift of Thrift"  It's the ideal gift for:  ��� Birthdays  ��� Losing first toothr   ^  ��� Christmas X'Xy-'  ��� Passing Grades  ��� or any other special occasion.  Open  their  fund  for the  future  at...  Bank of Montreal  Gibsons Branch:  EDWARD  HENNIKER,   Manager  Sechelt   Branch: DONALD   McNAB, Manager  Port Mellon (Sub-Agency): Open on  Canadian Forest Products Ltd. spmi-monthly paydays  if WORKING WITH CANADIANS IN EVERY WALK OF LIFE SINCE 1817  sculptured lines from the dual  headlamps to softly flared  rear fenders.  An X-shaped frame which allows a lower silhouette but retains ample headroom and increases leg room and luggage  a  more  luxurious  ride   along  space.  Two suspension systems for,  with remarkable handling, stay  bility and   durability.   Sturdy  coil  springs,   front   and   rear,  are  standard.   A  new  "Level;  Air" system which  automatic-'  ally adjusts to all load weights,  is optional. f  A    348-cubic    inch    engine.,  which is new from fan to flywheel.    Designed  primarily  around a new combustion cham  ber, the optional Turbo-Thrust  V8   offers greater   torque fory  improved   mid-range   perform-^  ance. ~ ' ?���  Chassis-body design integra-i  tion    to    supply    exceptional^  structural strength and greater  rigidity.     Forward - mounted  steering    linkage   which   provides  nior-e responsive  action  and reduces road vibration to .  the steering-wheel. Ti  In recognition of the grow^|  ;   ing popularity  ofA station wa*-|;  gone, an exclusive five-unit ser- |:'  ies of this body .type.Thas been|;.  '��� established*.:���.-''��� :���', .';:..'"'*;  '-"T'Ty''Xy-.  The Bel Air series is coritin- |i,  ued^but   adds  among   its-;eix$T  models    a    sumptuous  . sport|*  coupe   and   convertible   underf;  the   Impala   nameplate,   intr-%^  duced^hm^'Mream-car'' atrth^  General TMdtorp: '56 Motoramayi  In the middle range of- the >  low-priced   car   bracket   is   a  Byiscayne  series  with  two. ge-  dans.   The bottom end of xthe jy  price spread will be occupied t  by three models making^'the y?  Delray:series. In 1957 cpmpar-;^  able   series   were    kr|own ������ as |  Two-Tgn and X>ne-Fifty, reispec- |  tivelyv ',.;    - ' '-yK,':  Roominess and quality of the -  new line,  says "the  company, y  will be immediately apparent, X..  Overall   lengths  have   been ��  extended a full nine inches to  a hew measurement of. 209...in- --y  ches.  The wheelbase is up two T  and one-half  inches, to  lllVz. T  Roof, lines have been lowered j  up to  2.V2.  inches, yet  design |  skill has retained ample passen '���������  ger headroom.  Dual headlamps, a grille  with fine, concave ribs and a.;  low flat hood unbroken by or- '  namentation," distinguish the '..  frontal view. Varied two tone  color patterns, a judicious use  of chrome moldings and decorative panels give each series  an individuality and supply  the latest examples of the industry's new art of "sculptur-  amic" styling. The rearward  treatment is , also unique.  Avoiding sharp fin ^protrusion,  rear fender lines sweep outward from the body, then curl  around the tail light ensemble  to form a shape which stylists  likened to a graceful gull-wing  in flight-  Important in the broad gains  along the mechanical front is  the adoption of coil springs at  the rear wheels as a standard  fixture. Long a front-end feature on Chevrolet, the coils  cushion shocks far better than  previous suspension systems.  As optional equipment, the  the company additionally pioneers in its field a new "Level  Air" suspension, employing  for the first time rubber bellows at all four wheels.  Through an inter-connected air  supply and exhaust system ,  with levelling valves, this sus- <:  pension assures precisely the  same resistance to shock regardless of car load.  For the first time in the history of the State Fisheries Department, pink salmon are being  spawned directly from salt water,  a story in The Seattle Times, ox  Oct. 4 says.  "This occurrence opens up a.  world of possibilities in the rearing of pink and chum salmon',  C. H. Ellis, Supervisor of the department's hatchery research,  said today.  "In the past, all salmon have  been taken from fresh water for  egg-*taking and subsequent rearing of progeny. The fresh-water  maturing period has always bedn  considered necessary for pink  salmon, as wtell as for other  species".  The salt-water spawning occurred at the Bowman's Bay station.-  The possibility of such spawning  was learned by accident.  The pinks returning to the  Bowman's Bay sta/tion are returns from a casual plant in  1955,. when pink fingerlings,; infected with a parasite, were  flushed from holding ponds  through a drain pipe into salt  water.       *  Now, the salmon have returned! to the drain pipe, the point  of their release, rather than to  a specific stream or body oi  water.  RobertsCreek  BY MRS. M. NEWMAN  Mr. and Mrs. Peterson, who  have purchased the J. Drink-  water home, have returned to  Vancouver after spending their  vacation here, y  Ralph Galliford and a party of  friends from Vancouver were up  for some hunting and fishing  (last week-end.  Miss Gaye Lovatt and* Miss  Marie Benninger from Belling-  ham spent the week with friends  here.  U Edf Shawy and Keith Wright  are off on a vacation south of  the Line. ���<':���; 'V'Tyy'V  . .��� "��� y  3 Mrs. R. T Oumming. had as ay  weekend/ guest, her brother God-^'  jxeyT^ordon.V-Yyy���-' yy., :������*.  Members    of Job's Daughters  ;had?X,; a supeeisful sale  of, hbnie T  ^���dpjidng, sewipgT and����pa eh Oct��; .*'  ^6! at St- Hilda's" Pariish Hall in  Sechelt. ''-;'������' ��� .���'���;*""'  The event was opened .at 2  o'clock by, the honoured. queen,  Miss Patsy Rusk. * y  '������*.;���' Selling jiwais brisk" and the y  Jpbies were welt rewarded for ���!  "their effort'.-'":-*.-       .   T ; ���"'  So'far nearly 50,000 eggs have  been taken from the unexpected  return..  "The  possibility  of   spawning  directly from  salt water  would'���'  be   of immeasurable  aid in adding to runs of pink and chum  salmon, Ellis said:- -  "There are many salt-water lagoons in the state that could be  used for such planting and rearing and returning fish couki be,  taken directly from salt water  for spawning, without the use, of  fresh watet";  ,  Bowman's -Bay is at Deception  Pass. Eggs taken from the fis>i  there are being transported ti>  the Saiwish haitchery near Burlington for. incubation in fresh  water.  a't  with -  @ Fall Clothing 'f  @ Footwear  �� Hunting    Supplies  School Supplies  HASSAN'S STORE  Phone 182  ���  Pender Harbour  ���PSKSS^SSKSSSSSSS^  !JiSatKaS!K*WJM^'W^'waw^^^  New-these accessories are yours  when vou  ON THE SHELL DEFERRED PAYMENT PLAN  When you need tires, batteries, new'headlamps, mirrors,  fan.belts or spark plugs... the Shell Deferred Payment  Plan lets you have these accessories when you need them.  And when you use this easy payment plan on your  neW Shell credit card ^yo*/^w X  ���XyySo to keep your car safe... trouble-free...(drive in  and see us soon.  f ;yf "SERVICE IS OUR BUSINESZS!"  CtlFF'S SHELL  Phore 173  Sechelt" B.C.  SERVICE  TINTING SYSTEM  ^*^y^**b^aiMioi����n.i*'**w��wiilWfcM  m.  300  INTERIOR   EXTERIOR  COLORS       COIORS  ..^  ��5P  ��� /  Eliminate guesswork in selecting colors lor you*T  home. Simply choose the shade you want at owtj  convenient Color Bar'..... we will mix it ia�� you in',  .a minute. Flat, semi-gloss or gloss  finish.    Completely    odorless,  *\:\' - <"'/vi-1''     yr       "*0\ thoroughfy washable. Jade-  ! ^S^toft/^ Guaranteed by ^     -   . resistant.' tough, long-iasting.  :*t i^.*rr.<   I ^.j Housekeeping7       High auallty oil-base point  iimar,  Jon  ^��VE��T1S��>  t��5  &>  Beatdt/ bv the 6ALL0M for ALL your painti��s needs;  MARSHALL- WELLS     STORES  PARKER'S  HARDWARE  PHONE SECHELT 51  OWNER  SECHELI; B.C  ���Aa X  IX:XX  Wm  EVERY WEDNESDAY  LEGION HALL   8 P.M.  B!it!t8����l33  mrnm2mm&mm&mm  wmg��mmmmwm^&**^^  ��S^i:^3��KS��i., ��� Mt  -^*>T^g^C'  *?m^v^^  &5&H 8&&* fc^'      **  Believe fit or not, these  twelve-foot high vegetables are  cabbages. Unlike those in the  pots at the left,'-the mammoth  : cabbages have been treated experimentally with gibberellin,  a new plant growth stimulant.  In the treatment of vegetables, the stem tip of each  plant was given 100 micrograms of gibberellin once a  week over a two month period.  The stimulated t growth i�� obvious on comparison with the  zuntreated plants, which are the  same age. When this photograph was taken, the treated  and untreated cabbages were  five months old.' ���  The substance, -which is produced 'by fermentation methods, and the name "gibberellin" are derived from Gebber-  ella fujikuroi, an organism  causing elongation * of rice  shoots, first observed by Japanese researchers almost three  decades ago.  eaus, Chambers of Commerce  and our field office in the United States. FolderT production  is also a result of the constant  research and survey work carried on by the bureau and'  other educational organizations throughout North America. ,  "Take entertainment ��� most  Canadian laws prevent entertainment at times . when it  could be enjoyed, for instance,  dancing stops at midnight on  Saturdays, ��� no live music in  cocktail bars or beer parlours,  no, dancing ih> cocktail '.b^rs.  The laws surrounding drinking are isp staid it is almost illegal to smile. Wherever the  tourist goes he is faced' with  masses ' of. regulations, you  can't park here ��� drink there  ������ eat here ��� camp there ���  don't make, right turns here  ��� right; turns permitted there  T��������� No,-fires allowed .-.��� get a  permit for this ��� no permit*  allowed for that, etc. ���  "No\*����� you're on a holiday  and you're going to have fun,  but how?  "So you see we have all of  the;.'; attijaotiqnsi,- o*ur outdoor  recreation is' tremendous, but  enterainment leaves something  Tburi  (Continued from Page 1)  B.C. andT we have an overall  tourist deficit in Canada. The  latter amounts to some 150  million dollars.  "While it appears that our  main job is to create travel in  6.C.,   we  are also   concerned,  /with how tourists are treated  while they are travelling within the province. Their accommodation, food, service, reception, entertainment and so on.  This brings up another phase,  of bureau work, the ^administration bf tourist accommodation, which includes licensing,  star-rating," inspecting, motels,  hotels, resorts, etc Thebureau  also promotes higher standards  in. the restaurant field, better  service arid infoirmatipnTby ��� ser- .-  vice stations ; and other retail  iriercihants handling.the travelling public, and hospitality in  general. .  "Now the machinery required to accomplish "all these  things includes a main office,  the Travel Bureau in Victoria,  a year round information eeri-  tre at the port of Douglas: a  summer information centre at  Cache Cpeek and we hope next  season to have centres located  at the border crossing points of  Osoyoos and Kingsgate. The .  bureau also has plans for one  or mpre mobile information  bureaus that can be located at  strategic spots and can be  moved   about   to   meet   eyer-  ��� changing conditions.    -.'-.'/  "In additions to the main  office staff; the bureau hasi to  -have travel councillors to handle-the thousands of enquiries  received'by mail -and over the  counter. There are specially  trained people who give travel' advice on-all parts of British Columbia. T :  ���'We must have- star-rating1*  officers to inspectTand classify-  all tourist accommodation with  in the province;��This includes  over 2,000'establishments ,or  about 25,000 rental units and it  takes over 50,000 miles of .driving each year; to cpverT the  field work carried .ofiit*- in the  province.     :     T y  "Another important function  is to provide material pin ^tourist attractions tby newspapers,  magazines and oth^rT^uBlicity  outlets. This is hahdledby publicity writers and a-public relations officer, who turn out  a constant stream of articles^  to fill the demand.  "Literature of course is our  main stock in trade and production of some 40 different  brochures, folders and maps  is a joint effort, handled by the  Commissioner in _ co-operation  with his. writers,'regional bur-  to be desired."  "I mentioned a field office  in the U.S.A. This representative is a member of *pur staff  who headquarters in San Fran-  cipco and earries out continuous liason and publicity'work  in the western states, from  which we draw most of our  American visitors.  ��� In an effort to improve tourist .facilities and services thebureau has recently become involved in educational work.  The Tourist Clinic Workshop  held in six main British Columbia cities la<:jt year proved  worthwhile.,. ..This work is carried out in co-operation with  the Restaurant, Hotel,. Motel  and Retail Merchants' Associations throughout B.C., and a  more extensive program is now  being" planned for next   year..  "About tourism in general  ���- we don't do too badly here  in "B.C. considering��� considering what? Let's just analyse  B.C. as a tourist attraction.  First of all we have.scenic  beauty and a. very large province, the word seems to be  fitting around now that we are  bigger than Texas, and. it is  true. v ���  "We have  good  fishing,; of  every type imaginable. Lots of  ; wild game, outdoor recreation,  ������t ."numerous places  to  stay and  -' things to see,, all in all it is a  terrific country.  "On the other. hand there  are disadvantages. The lack  of foreign atmocphere, Americans complain that Canada is  just, like the United (States,  same cars, same clothes, same  things, only inferior. This is  - not completely true, but neither is it untrue.  Fire contro  men to meet  Fire control officers and supervisory personnel . from forest industries of Vancouver Island, the lower mainland and  \ne m.eriQr will meet in Vancouver in January under the  auspices of the Canadian Forestry Association for, an intensive course in modern forest  fire prevention and suppression techniques.  Tentative program, drafted  by the -Fire* Suppression committee of the C.F.A., fixes the  course for January 20 -25 in  the B.C. building at the P.N.E.  Registration fees for the 5-day  course have been  set at $25.  The course will embrace every aspect of fife control as  related to logging operations  and forest protection.  In addition to the regular  subjects, the 1958 course will  emphasize the care, maintenance and storage of fire fighting equipment, safety on the  fire line and in slash burning,  and the use pf instructional  films to point up lectures. A  panel discussion on how the  recreational use of the forest  affects the overall fire prevention program has been proposed in recognition of the increasing use of our forests by campers, hikers, anglers and hunters.  Coast News, Oct. 31, 1957.    7  IN HOSPITAL  Frank Lyons, of Redrooffs/  who has been a patient in  Shaughnessy Hospital, is recuperating and Mrs. Lyons hopes  to have him home in a few  weeks.  We are'in the market to purchase Taper Shakes & Blanks ia  any quantity.  Contact R. Norris at  SHAKE   MILL  Port Mellon Forest Products Ltd.  / ���'���������������.  Gibsons Social Welfare Club  LEGION   HALL   8 p.m.    ���    FRIDAY  T  fcj�� 0_#?  '/*��&.<&$&$$  It runs on gasoline and rolls on wheels. But beyond that, all  similarity between, this 1958 Buick and any other car  you've ever.known comes to a decisive end. ������.   ���  This B-58 Buick is literally born of aviation principles-  starting with a greater use of aluminum than ever before, and  going on from there. ';* ���  With this stunning automobile you're in the forefront of  styling's freshest advance.   . -;-'   T . .\-y.y T , y  With it you boss the B-12000 engine���command through a  transmission that's the big talk of the automotive world���feel  a modern miracle in buoyancy of ride, plus the never-before  wonders of Buick Air-Poise Suspension. U  With it you can drive with more magnificent advances in  automobile design and engineering than history shows in any  single year.      . -���'������.���  .."��� - ������' .   .  This B-58 Buick is ready now in look and line and lift and  life to thrill you to a tingle. Go see���at your Buick dealer's.  Air~Poise Siispcnsion optional qn all Series, Flight Pilch  Dynaflow standard on Limited and Roadmaster 75,  optional on other Series..*.,.��� y.  A GENERAL MOTORS VALUE  -^ALL IN ONE YEAR 4  IN THIS BIG, BUOYANT BUICK  IVJIracle Ride Plus Buick Air-Poise Suspension*���  You ride on foW self-levelizing columns of compressed air���stay  on aconstantlevel, regardless of passenger load or road conditions.  Flight .Pitch Dynaflow*���Lets you switch the pitch a rnijlion  ways for e'xact power delivery at every phase of travel���gives  smooth, instant response. a  B-12000 Engine���Up to 10 to 1, in compression, and with  12,000 pounds of thrust behind eyerypiston's power stroke. Most  modern engine possibleto build Tortoday's fuels.  Sparkling Fresh Styling���From wide-sweeping Dynastar  Grille to steepled tail towers, this is the bold face of fashion for '58.  Air-Cooled Aluminum Brakes���Heavier-lined, extra-  powerful brakes with 45 radial fins thatfan in cooling air. Smoother,  more positive braking and longer lining-life. (Standard on front  wheels only on most models.)  Magnificent ChangesThroughand Through���"Velvet-  wall" sound silencing, hidden exhausts, centre-of-percussion  vibration control, ballpoint handling���plus many others.  When better automobiles are built Buick will build them  M-1583  |**J3Pl  PHtiNE SECHELT 10  WILSON CREEK 8    Coast News, Oct. SI, 1957.  one  caiis Handled  The Sechelt and Gibsons telephone exchanges handle a  total of 4000 to 4500 local and  long distance calls daily and.  serve more than 1200 telephones.  This is more than double the  number or calls handled and  phones served at the time the  B.C. Telephone Company acquired the system from the  Canadian Government in April  1954.  At that time both exchanges  had one-position switchboards.  Now Gibsons has five and Sechelt four positions in operation. The number of operators  has been increased from four  to 14 in the Gibsons office and  from five to 13 in the Sechelt  office. Additional positions  of switchboard for both exchanges are planned for early  1958.  BOOKS  in  The following books have  been added to the shelves of  Gibsons Public Library:  Golden Geography ��� Child's  Introduction to  the World.  Wonders of the Human Body  ������ Anthony Ravielli. N  Wright Brothers and Their  Flying,. Machine ��� Quentin  Reynolds.  Complete "Do It Yourself"  Book  for Boys. '  Complete Book of Jets and  Rockets.  The Little League Way ���  Curtis Bishop.  Secrets of Life '������ Disney  Red River Adventure -���  Chalmers. ���  Fun Around the. World ������  Frances W. Keene.  Toujours Diane ��� Elizabeth  Headley.  Lucky Star and The Ocean  of Venus ���-'Paul French.  Tales from Silver Lands -���  C.J.  Finger.  Every Girls' Mystery Stories  ��� Watte.   '  Scotty's Mare ��� JR.E. Yard.  S.O.S. at Midnight'��� W.A.  Tompkins. * '. .���  Printed Pattern  ly  10���18  9010  Trust this Printed Pattern���  to give you the loveliest figure,  for the least amount of sewing!  Sheath jumper has the new Empire look about its high waistline; tailored blouse, too-  Printed Pattern 9010: Misses'  Sizes 10, 12, 14, 16, Id. fc��ize iti  jumper takes 2Vi yards 39-inch:  blouse requires 2V&  yards.  Printed directions on each pattern part. Easier, accurate.  Send FORTY CENTS (40c) in  coins (stamps cannot be accepted) for this pattern. Please print  plainly SIZE, NAME, ADDRESS,  STYLE NUMBER.  Send your order to MARIAN  MARTIN, care of The Coast  News, Pattern Dept., 60 Front St.*  West, Toronto, Ont.  The following announcement  emanates from the premier's  office:  The attention of the government was drawn to the fact  that while a single residential  building with two housekeeping units therein, with one  housekeeping unit occupied by  the owner, was eligible for the  tax credit, a parcel with two  separate single housekeeping  unit homes' thereon, with one  home *, occupied by the owner  was not.  The present interpretation of  an eligible residence has been  reviewed, and the tax credit  will be afforded not only to  parcels with one residential  building with two housekeeping units therein, but also to  parcels with not more than two  ��ingle housekeeping unit /Residences thereon, providing one  of the housekeeping mnits ih  .each case is occupied by the  owner.  This interpretation has been.  furnished to collectors to -indicate that the province will re?,  imburse municipalities for; tax  credits on the current-year proy  perty taxes that are afforded:  under this interpretation.*  Should this interpretation; re-  quire statutory amendment, apr  propriate recommendations  will be made.  Penicillin is not a cure-all.  There are many common att-X  ments on which penicillin has;  no effect. T  Cabin burns  After ibhe longytrip to T Nfcrttt,  west Bay, Oct. 23, the Secheit  Volunteer Fire Brigade kept a  cabin lire .from ..spreading.' The  summer cabin owned by Mr. and*  Mrs. R. Carl, of Vancouver, was  totally destroyed. A friend;' Mr.  H. Bradley, was occupying the  two room cabin when fire broke1  out, apparently from the chimney. An explosion roused him.  and he managed to toss a few  clcithes through a window and  escape the flames. The fire was.  seen and reported from Wilson  Creek. Mr,, Carl carried some insurance. . '  .   ��� APPQINT MISS CANADA  Z^Sk-^anadi of 1953, Kathy  0?Fl|n,agan (nee Archibald/has  beenreappointed by the "Canadian ATrthritis and BZhenrnatisrn  Society* as public relations officer of its B.C. Division. Formerly "of Kelowna, yB.G., she  spent two years inTtheTEast in  newspaper, radio and television work, before returning to  the West Coast to enter university.   '  Guaranteed Watch &  Jewelry : Re^i|s:  Christ Jewilirs  Mail Orders, Given Erompt  .���""'' AttentionXXyX?  ��� X'  Work done on they Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  FORMERLY STAN'S  Under New Management  Yeur Patronage Will Be  biased  Allan Fostori  ^l&7\jczmlc  IMTSRICB riN����*:  Phone Gibsons 221  ���  '      /  If you have a drafty house  see us. We can suggest a  way to make your house  warmer. <* i..^.  EVERYTHING FOR THE HOMEBUILDER  :      HARDWARE ~ LUMBER  :':y^i/^AMiEL PAINTS  Also shop work done reasonably  Impala Sport Coupe ��� such luxury never  OCt-me out af th* Lam-price field before!  G.  ODD  CHEVROLET!  Tlie biggest, boldest  move any car ever model  "\  x  over. It?s'lower and wider ��� and nine crisp  The eye-filling new Nomad ... 4-door, 6-passenger station wagon,      inches Ibnger.  Meet the beautifully moving '58 Chevrolet! ,,,���. with Turbogliae- and you'll command the  It's so panther-quick, so silk-smooth it goes Quickest, smoothest combination on. the road!  far beyond even the great'Ofievrolet per- There are Wo new rides ���-criadle-soft Full Coil  former0bf the past. Here are radical '���new>'U'^P^^\^-'J^.^S:!Bt real air ride1* in  departures in power, ride -and body-frame " S^f ^ T^ body-frame design is new,  designS V8, unlike any.other, a Full Coil xM^^^e * longer, for a sweet new  Suspensionsystem and arealairride! Even > g.-���������.-���'.      ���>. v  two newsupermodels! Seethe '58 Chevrolet There's plenty more ��� a new 4-headiight  today /������ " system for safer seeing, new 6 arid Y8 pqwer,*a  T1I    xz-i-i        ix, -,.-' <������'. , new  foot-operated parking  brafce.  Improved  Look.atiChevrolet s new styling, airy new gull- transi issions include a smoother-than-ever  w^f ^nders. That s how new Chevrolet is all-      Powerglide*. And two new super models make '  their debut��� the Impala Sport Coupe and  Convertible. They're the lowest, riiost luxurious  There's an all-new Turbo-Thrust V8* engine      Chevrolets of all.  with a new brand of velvety action. Pair it up See all that's new at your Chevrolet dealer's *  * Optional.at extra cost.  PHONE SECHELT 10  WILSON CREEK  * i...

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