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 'Pewtfiftial Library,  Vistula* Be C��  Just Fine Food X  blNING   E0OM  !-v > ���   '' ;'      " T" "; .*;'.���';.' *'*'v    .-"*,  Phone Gibsons 140   ���  SERVING THE GROWING SUNSHINE COAST  Published in Gibsons, B.C./ Voliim��  11   Number 46, November 21, 1957.  WHITE SIOEWALLS  Three new hydro - electric  generating stations will be officially added to the B.C. Electric system at a ceremony in  Hotel Vancouver, commencing  at 8 p.m., Nov. 26.  Hon. Ray Williston, minister  of lands and forests, will'per-.  - form the ceremony as Cheakamus, Clowhom and LaJoie  generating stations, totalling  260,000 horsepower, formally  become part of the campany's  generating  system.-  ���'..*,-���  The three plants will raise  the company's total power output to over 1,000,000 horsepower, more, than three times  what it was at \ the end of  World "VVar Hwo.  The new t power plants will  be dedicated by ,Rt. Re*. G.P.  Gower, Bishop of New Westminster.    ' ' '.  Largest pf*the three stations,  Cheakamus, 190,000 h.p., is located on the Squamish River,  65 miles north of Vancouver.  Clowhom, 40,000 h.p. was built  ���at the hea.ti.of Salmon Inlet,  northeast or Sechelt.. LaJoie,  30,000 h.p., is Ideated on the  Bridge River, 130 miles northwest of Vahcouver.  Clowhom was expanded in  the last 16 months from 4,000  ELECTION  SIMMERS  Gibsons municipal election pot  is starting to simmer and the  position now is that three seats  have to be filled election day.  Chairman * 6f the commission,  A. E. Ritchey will resign, as required under the new election  clauses of the Municipal act and  has announced he will seek;the  chairmanship' again, a.X ���:_-������ ~ :y;.  Coiwnils&'one^  is    resigning    and will not run  again, havng completed his two  year term. Too much other work  is forcing him out. ....*,  Commissioner Harold Wilson,  also retiring,, will, run again.  A new name has been presented and it is T. R. Adams, retired  who has consented to run.  The Gibsons Ratepayers' association has announced -a meeting  ���for Tuesday, Dec. 26 in the United Church hall for the purpose  of nominating a caftdidate.  h.p. to 40,000 h.p. The original  plant was) purchased Jin 1956  froni B.C. Power Commission  and the expansion program  was started in the summer of  that year. Cost of this project  was $6,500,000. General contractor for the project was  Emil Anderson Construction  Co. Ltd.  The enlarged station, said  Tom Ingledow, B.C. Electric  vice-president and executive  engineer, will be used as a  standby source of power for  the growing number of customers served by the 101-mile  Cheeky e-Powell R'iver transmission line which went into  operation at 132,000 volts in  the fall of 1956.  "This is an isolated circuit,"  Mr. Ingledow explained,  "which travels through extremely rough country. If it  should be knocked out for any  reason the new Clowhom plant  will be able to pick up the load  and carry it until the line crew*  can get out and repair the damage."  Waters from Clowhom  Lakes are impounded by a concrete dam 75 feet high and  1500 feet in length. A steel  penstock, or pipe, 900 feet long-  and 14 feet in diameter plunges  the water 175 feet to spin the  40,000 horsepower turbine in  the power house built on the  banks of Salmon Inlet, near  the old 4,000 h.p. generating  station. ,  CNIB drive  moves along  The chairman of the Peninsula Branch of the Canadian  , National Institute for the Blind  ? reports that: the Taiintial Team-: T ps^d divideads.M^^vTNine.  paign for funds in his area is    & percent of people were hon  reviewed  . Talks on the management of  credit to members ,6f Gibsons  and Sechelt Boards of Trade:  and members of the Sunshine  Coast Merchants Credit Association featured Monday  night's meeting of Gibsons  Board of Trade at Danny's  Dining room.  Herbert Barnes, past president of the Retail Credit'Grantors association of Vancouver  delivered an informative des-  cripton of the ways by which  merchants can protect themselves against deadbeats. He  snowed the vaiue of using credit ratings and stressed that no"  matter where anyone moved to  they could be reached, through;  ���credit associations, so escaping  payment of debts was a difficult thing.  He explained how years ago  credit managers of big depart-.  xuenc. adored were secretive  about their operations but today due to the expansion of  credit facilities the various  credic managers were working  ciose together. Today it is next  to impossible to do business^  _ without credit and the wise  businessman belonged to some  credit organization which had  affiliations with other credit  units and thus was able to  benefit from their resources,  he said.  Information should be obtained from a person seeking  credit and these days witn  credit being so universal the  average person had no objection to- answering basic questions! There would be the odd  difficult person and it, would  be better to regard him as a  bad credit risk, Mr. Barnes  said.'' *     X'  X:."  In handling strangers, Mr.  Barnes advised being, ^rank. It  '"I As a public service the Coast News has opened its news  ; cplmuns to both sides of the pulp and paper mill dispute. In this  issue, each side is stating its case. If rebuttal is necessary, both  sides will have an opportunity in the next issue. After that the  niptter will be treated on an advertising basis and space would  have to be pui'chased if further argument were deemed  necessary. '  UNION  yjpoast News: We thank you  itfc this opportunity of presetting pur side of the present  dispute in the Pulp and^aper  Girl Guide  ra  A Girl Guide Rally will be  held Saturday in Port Mellon  Community Hall with Guides  from West Vancouver, Sechelt,  Gibsons and Port Mellon attending.  The program will commence  with a Guides' Own Church  Servise at 3:30 p.m. followed  by 'a supper and evening program!' ,  . Parents and friends are invited to be present from 7:30  tp 9 p.m.  Four new members were, welcomed to the meeting of the  Ladies Auxiliary to the . Girl  Guides and Brownies at the home  of Mrs." J. Wilson with Mrs. Labonte, district commissioner in  the  Chair.  Mrs. Sergant, divisional commander spoke of the need for  more members and plans were  made for a rally Nov. 513, 7:30  p.m. at Port Mellon. Mrs. Peterson was appointed badge secretary, Mrs Cartwright, treasurer  and Mrs. Lillejord, Godmother to  the Guides.     .  It was noted, that all Guide  companies on the peninsula have  a. company flag except Gibsons  First Guides. A vote of-thanks  ���was sent the Canadian Legion  for a donation of rent for Guide  meetings, from October to December. .  The next meeting will be held  a!t the home of Mrs. Labonte Dec.  2 and 2 p.m.  nearly finished and there are  only one or two districts where  the canvass is not complete Qt  this date.  Sechelt and Selma Park  were completed last week and  while returns were slightly  below the total for last year  much credit is due the people  who canvassed the districts  and those who contributed.  Their efforts and contributions  are greatly appreciated* , par-  ticularlv in this year when  "the C.NJ.B. expects .to have  large capital expense in connection with the building of  a new centre in. Vancouver for  the care and rehabilitation of  the blind.  The total collected to date  on the Peninsula now stands  at $463, and with some_ canvassers' still' to be heard from  Boy Scouts  annual rally  The    Sunshine    Coast   Boy  Scout Association will hold its - said  est and the remaining ten percent were trouble-makers. People who are proud of their  credit rating will not hesitate  in answering necessary questions, so anyone who blows his  top when questioned should be  suspect. '" ���"  In making reports, Mr.  Barnes said it was advisable to  be prompt and as complete as  possible. He advised the keep-  ling of files for quite a period  as the information was valuable.  Collection suggestions involved a definite plan of routine which one should stick  to., Monthly analyses should  be'turned over to the credit  bureau. Collections should be  made right after due* date and  promises not fulfilled should  be followed up quickly.  Never bluff your customer,  Mr. Barnes said. Mean what  you say because the first jtime  your bluff is called would not  be the last and' would lead to  bad debts. Credit business can  be* profitable if you follow the  rules    carefully    Mr.    Barnes  ���annual meeting at Roberts  Creek Hall, 7 p.m. : Friday,  Nov. 22. :?'"���  This meeting is open to the  public, especially to parents  who. have boys of cub and  scout age to come and see what  the scouts have to offer.  Mr. E.E.' Gregg, member of.:  the .provincial executive. com-,  mittee will be the speaker, assisted by Jim Blain, field com*-'  missioner from Vancouver.  Buy Sechelt land  Within two years, the B.C.  Telephone Company will erect  a new building to make ready  for conversion to the automatic  dial system for Sechelt area  according to Walter R.' Jones  of Vancouver. The company  has procured property, facing  the municipal hall, from H.  Pearson of Roberts Creek. The  property is approximately 100  x 160 ft. and the new building  will house the automatic system only. Bernel Gordon of  Sechelt handled the transaction for B.C. Telephone.  , Thomas Downie, owner-manager of the Retail Credit Grantors Bureau of Vancouver displayed various means of drawing attention to the fact that  one belonged 'to a credit bureau arid various forms required  for proper maintenance of' a  credit, checking system. Mr.  Downie said every deadbeat  started in some small store because credit restrictions were  lax. Some form of protection  ,was necessary.  . .Speakers were'. introduced  by Sam Fladager and Magistrate Andy Johnston- Ted Henniker thanked the visitors for  their exposition on the strength  and ramifications of a credij;  system..  Population experts in India expert the nation to have 450 million people by 1970.  WHITE ELEPHANT SALE  What you may see at white  elephant sales may be out of  this world and it is quite likely that the Sechelt Kinsmen  club White Elephant sale, Friday in the,Legion Hall may be  no exception.   ,  Based on the experience of  a Gibsons sale last-year, Sechelt Kinsmen -are looking towards an intriguing sale at  which some of the most surprising things will   crop up.  ��lustry to all the readers of,  your valued paper. We feel that  yttte   followingmessage    will  Ts-oPWthat no other alternative  T0^(ieft��^*;*the ��� Uni<^-.except-  strike. action    and   that   the  wage, increase was only.one of  many issues.  The 1957 Bargaining conference commenced in Vancouver  on June 18, 1957. At this point  the Union submitted a 26 point  agenda' covering money items  and requested contract changes  . The manufaccurers also submitted a list of proposed changes.  From the very start of- the  conference our international  unions and delegates were desirous of reaching a satisfactory agreement with ihe manufacturers. However the manufacturers through their appra-  ent desire to kill time on the  discussion of minor issues  clearly indicated that they  were not intent on coming io  an early and aftiicable settlement. "    /  After lengthy discussions on  both sides, the manufacturers  finally made their initial offer of 2V2% on June 24. Tlie  unions and delegates reconsidered their position and submitted a revised agenda which was  considered moderate,;- and in  line with other agreements negotiated in B.C., and iri other  parts of Canada and the U.S.A.  Money items which we deleted  at this time were:  Additional statutory holiday '���*.  with pay.  Proposed welfare plan on  tonnage basis.  Sick leave plan,.  Reduced percentage increase  demand from 15% to 12%.  The manufacturers refused  to seriously consider our revised agenda. Then on June 27  they requested a deferment of  bargaining until July 11., with  no bona fide reasons as far as  our unions and delegates were  concerned. This was just another stall to see what happened in the l.W.A. dispute. The  unions refused to agree to the  delay, and negotiations were  then broken off and a concilia-  (Coniinued on Page 4)  PTA MEETING  Elphinstone PTA will meet  Nov. 25 in Elphinstone. High  School at 8 o'clock when Mr.  Potter, principal and Mr. Cooper will discuss the report card  and qualities that make for  success in school.  MANAGEMENT  The companies which are  parties, to the Standard Labor  Contract of the Pulp and Paper  Industry of British Columbia,  which group includes Howe  Sound Pulp Division of Canadian Forest Products, offered  before the strike vote was tak-  ���: -eh to effect a* settietmehtwith  the union on the basis of the  majority award of the Conciliation board. That is, the companies each offered to grant a  general wage increase of 71/_%  with an additional 5c per hour  to "A" mechanics and 3c per  hour to "B" mechanics; extend  the present night shift differential of 7c per hour to 16  hours; and carry out all of the  ' remaining provisions of the  award, -which, among other  things/includes additional paid  vacations and the re-writing  of the seniority clause eliminating the words "The decision  of Management shall govern  and be final." All pf this offer  was to be retroactive to July  1, 1957.   .  This would provide the highest known settlement in the  Pulp, and Paper Industry in  North America in the year  1957. It means for the average  hourly paid employee an increase of %Vz%, or 20c more  per hour, thus maintaining the  employees of the British Columbia group a�� the top wage  earners in the Pulp and Paper  Industry in Canada.  The lowest wage paid in our  British Columbia Pulp and Paper mills would be increased  by 13c per hour from the present $1.72 to $1.85 per hour..  The average hourly earning  in our British Columbia Pulp  and Paper mills is approximately $2.30 an hour. This is  the figure which the average  employee gets in his pay  cheque. It includes vacation  and holiday pay, overtime,  night shift differential, call  time and other allowances ���  but not such things as health  and welfare, workmen's compensation and such like. A  settlement on the basis of the  board award would raise this  average hourly earning figure  to approximately $2.50 an  hour.  Ibis would mean that the  British Columbia F'.ulp and Paper employees continue to be  the highest paid in the Pulp  and Paper Industry in Canada.  SQUEEZED OUT  Owing to pulp and paper  mill strike activity reports  published in this edition a considerable amount of regular  news has been squeezed out. It  will be used, where possible, in  next week's paper.  The following is a news release from H.H. Williamson,  tariff filing agent for the truckers along the Sunshine Coast.  The 93% increase.in truck  crossing charges, on December  1st, 1957, forces truck operators to increase freight rates.  1'he direct cost increase to  per   100   pounds   on   freight  truck operators is 5 to 15 cents  transported over  a  12  month  period.  1'ruck freight rates and subsequent overall profits are  controlled by the Public Utilities Commission of B.C., but  Black Ball Ferry charges are  obviously hot subject to such  control.  The statement by a Black  Bali Ferry official that the unprecedented 93% increase can  be offset by "one cent a pound  to a few things," is unfounded  and incorrect.  Truck operators will maintain their daily service to the  area in question, but of necessity will pass on the effect of  the drastic 93% ferry crossing  increase in as fair and equitable a manner as possible.  The four carriers serving  Gibsons to Earl Cove, pay into  the coffers of Black Ball, annually .approximately $24,000  at the present time,.  Charges are double for carriers serving ths Powell River  area.  All carriers will pay almost  double these amounts  during  1958.  H.H. Williamson,  Tariff Filing Agent.  Boys band  parade  The Sechelt School Bandv under "the able direction of_Jerry  Fahrni, performed admirably  under the wettest of circumstances for Poppy Day, after  only two weeks practice".  The 25 youngsters marched  like soldiers as they headed  the parade of veterans, Legion-  aires, Ladies Auxiliary, Brownies and Guides from the Legion  nail to the Cenotaph where  many wreaths were placed in  honor of those who gave their  lives.       ���,'...  The children had been practising for two months, three  days a week at noon hour with  mouthpieces and sticks.. The  School Board purchased the  trumpets and drums which ar��  rived two weeks before the  Remembrance Day Services.  Mr. Fahrni can be proud of  his pupils, 12 trumpeters, 12  drummers and lbass drummer  Magistrate A. Johnston officiated at the service and  short addresses were given by  Mr. C. Brookman, Wilson  Creek, and Mr. B. Smith of  Sechelt:  The Wilson Creek Brownie  Pack joined with Sechelt in  the parade. The .number of  people who turned out on such  a stormy rainy day was gratifying.  Scouts to meet  First Gibsons Scout troop  will report at the Elementary  school at 6.30 p.m. Friday  evening instead of 7 p.m. and  Scouts are asked io wear as  much uniform as they possess.  This does not include probationers.  There are now 17 members  in the troop and others who  have not turned in completed  application forms are asked  to bring them to this meeting.  OPEN HOUSE  The Mothers' Group of the  new Davis Bay School is planning Open House and a sale of  home cookinc. Tues., Nov. 26  from 1 to 2:30 p.m.  The girls, with the aid of  their mothers, turned over to  the Red Cross $10.75 from  their last cookie sale. The event  will give all a chance to inspect the school. '      '  *   f   . .*..*,,,���.,:  -*������     i  ~*.* /   V   i-  V  2    Coast News, Nov. 21, 1957  ���\  ��he. 4Eo ast - W|  Published by Sechelt Peninsula News Ltd..  every Thursday, at Gibsons, B.C. *.'.���'  Box 128, Gibsons, B.C., Phone-45Q       V ;. > '  FRED CRUICE, Editor and Publisher  Member Canadian Weekly Newspapers Association  and ihe B.C. divisionTof C.W.N.A.  Member B.C. Weekly Newspapers Advertising Bureau      ,  Authorized Second Class Mail, Post Office Department, Ottawa.  Rates of Subscription: 12 mos., $2.50; 6 mos., $1,50; 3 mos., $1.00  United States and Foreign, $3.00 per year. .$c per copy.  YOUR LETTER IS  IMPORTANT!  u e i u i e     y <~> u     iii u i i     i i,  wmms  Ra8��. 140.  0uAt��uM.,0*-i8M***  ^Z^e  R0.8b*57,_  ii  On all mail, always include  0 Your name and return addreta-in  upper left corner,  ��) Name of perion to whom you are  writing.  .^����� Street  address, rural route num.  ber, or post office box  number.  Q Name of poet oftjce (city, town or  village).  !�� Province,   state    (or   equivalent)  and country.  S7-P0-1R  \NA1>.\   IUIS1   UKUr.K  Si  epteiirlfr fish catch Ibwer  If one chose to point up the chief weakness in the present unsettled state of affairs as far as the public is concerned between the Black Ball Ferries and on the other hand the truckers  of the Sunshine Coast area it would be, the lack of good public  relations.  It is true Black Ball and the truckers have the right to do  as they please but in these times public relations can go a long  way to offset bad feeling. Experience has shown that putting the  cards on the table and taking the public intpone's confidence  goes a long way towards maintaining good public! relations.  In small communities, as in larger ones, Dame Rumor can .  do a terrific amount of harm if left to her own deivicesi The  Coast News obtained its most specific Black Ball information  from a recent copy of the Powell River News in which was outlined a comprehensive view of the situation as far as Black Ball  was concerned. Why the Coast News could not have received a  complete statement on which to oifer judgment editorially, from  both Black Ball and the truckers' organization is one of those  things that could be cleared up for the future. What editorial  comment the Coast News did make was based on local 'gleanings  largely and naturally some hedging resulted.  f  There are rights and wrongs in all cases and invariably  the "wrongs," right or wrong, get prominence in the public mind.  All this could have been avoided with a reasonably clear statement from both sides. '  Another item that could have helped would have been a  story on the removal of the Smokwa from the Langdale-Horse-  shoe Bay run. This may seem a small matter to some people but*  to others it is a sere point ��� because no warning was -given and  no reason offered,. It might be and probably is quite logical for  Black Ball to take a ferry off for the time being owing to necessary maintenance work but it would ease disgruntled minds if the  matter were explained.  , ,,,.There are those.organizations who do .not believe in; public relations.and there are those who have a good product to sell  and who are firm believers in keeping their name "sweet" in the  public mind. Black Ball and the truckers have the right to do  as they please bjit the public reacts to a situation with remarkable speed. This should npt be overlooked.  BECKONING SKYLINE  The other day a friend of  mine had his 88th birthday. He  is' a loveablfe old man, / industrious and ah excellent; neighbor. He is not much of a read--  er and Wheii' I quoted ^he* passage: "The best is yet-to be,"  he was'interested. "Who said  that?" he inquired; I 'replied  "Robert Browning." "WelJ, he;  must nave been a wise man and  a good man," he commented.  I have never cared to argue  religious beliefs but it has always seemed to me that belief  in a larger  fuller  life is  instinctive with us, and that belief   is  pretty   general.  Years  ago a man I knew bought some  young fruit trees for bis garden. He showed me the catalogues   and  said:   "They   told  me the flavour of these plum  trees would be so and so, and  when they develop if that isnt  so   I'll check them up  about  it ���'' He' was in his 79th year  and passed on long before the  trees matujed,  but he  never  even thought, of such a thing.  We feel that life goes on, it is  continuous and we seldom sit  down   and  say:   "This   is  the  end."    ��� ,   '���   XX  -    *    *    * S  I have been tolerant ai\d often admired many things about  men who were sceptics about  religion, but it is a frame of  mind that" I feel is one of despair. No doubt many of our  theories about that larger life  are crude, but to think that  man is mortal, I find incredible and a philosophy of hopelessness. In the earliest dawn  of recorded history,. we; find  tlie belief in the continuity of  X  \  s  1  .01  '^mmSmMMt  "the* '*Argbn^(&fe of  Centennial Year Book  Orders Taken Now  You may f put in your order now for a Centennial Yearbook , (A Pictorial History of the Sunshine Coast) .Clip the  coupon below and mail it with your $3 full payment. Your, re  ceipt and a ticket on the draw for a FREE PORTABLE T.V.  SET will be mailed to you. Get YOUR ORDER in before WE  GO TO PRESS. We will have printed the number of copies for  which we have orders.  Editor4n-chief,  Centennial Yearbook Staff,  % Elphinstone High School,  Gibsons, BC.  Please order me a copy of the Centennial Yearbook,  a pictorial history of the Sunshine Coast. I enclose  (cheque, money order, cash) to .the amount of $3 which  I understand pays for my book and entitles me to one  ticket on the draw for a Portable T.V. set I shouldl like  my book and the T.V., if I win it, mailed or delivered to:  NAME   __     _.  ADDRESS  PHONE No.  Who were  1862?  The O.verlanders of '62 was  another name also applied to  several parties of young emigrants from Eastern Canada  who journeyed overland to the  gold fields of [Cariboo in British" Columbia. They numbered  about 200 persons in all. ����ost  of them came from Ontario, a  - few from Quebec. Many of  those who persevered to the  end of the difficult journey settled in various parts of B.C.  and several-became leading citizens. ��� ' ���* ' T.  Who was Dr. Allan Daibe?  Dr. Dafoe was the attending  physician at an event that  made medical history ���-: the  birth of the celebrated Dionne  quintuplets at. Callander/ Ont.  on May 28, 1934. He wasTplac-  ed in charge of their welfare  by an act of the provincial legislature and was created OJ3.E.  in 1935. He was born in Ma-  doc, Ont., became a general  practicioner at Callander, and  died at North Bay, Ont. iii;1943  What. Canadian actress -made  Ihev role of "Tugboat Annie"  famous?  Marie Dressier, a Canadian-  born actress who died in 1934  was extremely popular in the  film comedy role of Tugboat  Annie in a series of motion pictures. Also a successful dra-  matc star, she received the  Motion Picture Aiward as best  actress in 1931. She was born  Leila Koerber at Coburg, Ont,  and ran away with a touring  troupe at 17. She scored a number of stage successes around  the turn of the century but  it was not until 1930 that she  achieved tremendous film success in "Anna Christie"; with  Greta Garbo. ;.'.'.   a  Who was the first woman in  ihe Commonwealth to become  a county court judge?  Helen Alice Kiiinear was ���  born, in Cayuga, Ontario, and  educated at University College,  Toronto and at Osgoode HalL  Admitted to. the Ontario Bar,  she became the British Commonwealth's first woman K.C.  in 1934. In 1943, she became  the first woman in the Com-  monweath to be appointed to a  county court bench when she  took office in the County of  Haldimand. In 1935, she was  the first woman in Canada to  appear as counsel before the  Supreme Court of Canada.  life   universal,   although   presented in varied forms. -Men  have endured  disappointment,  .   bitter  sorrows,   apparent contradictions, yet have said with  the Psalmist: "Though He slay  me, yet will I trust in Him."  .'��� An English writer, Jonathpn  ���Brierly, asks "What is the pur-*  pose  of life ��� why   are  we  nere?"  He  answers:   "We are  here to  grow souls; no  other  theory fits the facts nor satisfies the conscience." Thousands  of years   ago   in  the  earliest  forms    of'    civilization,    men  stretched   their  hands  put  to  God as Longfellow said of the  Indians    in    this    contineint:  "That  the*, feeble   hands   and  helpless groping blindly in the  darkness    touch    God's   right  hand in the darkness and are  lifted up and strengthened."  ��l. .t> ��.*>  ���T"       *t��       ���*���  This belief of the savage Indian was not something tp  dread but the cry of human  spirits for divine help, an inspiration for spiritual living. I  think that, with all our increased knowledge no other  pursuit for wealth, fame, or  pleasure is as satisfying as this  one: "We are here to grow  souls." When the old Hebrews  laid away their dead, they said:  "He was gathered unto his fathers." That is full of suggestion. It suggests the social life  of the hereafter. It makes me  think of a beautiful poem by  the late Robert Freeman that  exquisitely sets forth this  truth: - ���    -  When men go down to the sea  in ships,  'Tis not to the sea they go;  Some isle or pole the mariners'  goal,  And thither they sail through  calm and gale,  When down to the sea they go.  When souls go down to the" sea  by ship,  And the  dark ship's name is  -   Death, ���    .  What mourn and wail at the  ���vanishing* sail?.      .     ���..:.'  Tough  outward bound,   God's  world is round        - , .  And only a ship is Death.  '* .'���*.-'���.* '���;������...,���;��� ;,. ���   ;.������������.,........ .-.'.*,.;  When I gp down -to the sea by' ���  ship, " '���'���   .������*,  And Death unfurls her sail,  Weep  not for  me,   for  there  will be  A living host oh another coast,  To beckon and cry, "All hail!"  ���    ���   . *     '  Our quotation is by Robert  Louis Stevenson: "The kindness of the scheme of things  and the goodness of our veiled  God/'   ,.    '   -  British ^olumbia fishermen  received $3,381,000 for the Sep  timber fish catchy asr compared  with $4,400,000 iii ^September  1956, the Department of Fish-,  eries;;.'Pacific Area reports.  Salmon landings, brought  $2,691,000 against $3,180,000  a year agd, with pinks the  main source of, income contributing $1,210,000. Chum sal-~  mon;landings totalled 6,450,000  p6unds"v were up slightly from  1956 and brought $500,000.  Troll and net caught coho landings were valued at $707,000.  The September herring catch  '���as practically all taken off  the southwest coast of Vancouver Island; it totalled slightly  more than 12,000 tons valued  at $335,000 and was just equal  to last year's September pro  duction. .'���".'���"'  End of season halibut production resulted in a total September catch of slightly less  than 1,000,000 pounds, valued  at $178,000.  Black cod landings of 184,-  000 pounds brought fishermen  #28,000; ling cod fishermen,  operating mainly in Vahcouver  Island waters; landed 365,000  pounds valued at $33,000. A  few tuna fishermen, operating  in offshore waters west of B.C.  and Washington,' caught 34,-  000 pounds of this species valued at $6,000.  Never leave small children  alone at home, even for the  shortest period of time. Last  year, 233 children, many unattended, died in fires.  Photo of heart operation by courtesy ot The Hospital lor Sick Children, Toronto  ew hope for prevention  of Heart Disease  - * * ' # '*  In spite of accurate diagnosis, advanced medical science and surgery,  heart disease is still the greatest killer today. What causes it? Can it ,  be prevented? The National Heart Foundation of Canada, recently  formed, will intensify the search for the answers to these questions. '  >The Life Insurance Companies in Canada are supporting this  Foundation because it is so important to the future health of Cana-  diaos. They have made substantial grants to �� cover the cost of  launching die organization; , '   ,  ..;  The Foundation will encourage intensive research into the causes  of heart, disease by every possible means. It will seek to stimulate  professional arid lay education and help family doctors to keep  abreast of the newest developments in diagnosis and treatment.  Support of the National Heart Foundation is just one of many ways  in which the life insurance companies in Canada are helping to  create a healthier, happier life far Canadians.  THE LIFE INSURANCE COMPANIES IN CANADA   y  .������*..: L-457gl  RING OFF  after using your telephone  j . * *  TWhen your call is finished, hang up the receiver  and turn the crank vigorously for about three seconds. This  will let the operator know that the line is free so she,can disconnect.  REMEMBER: the RING-OFF is important. Otherwise  the operator will report your Kne as "busy" to anyone  trying to call you. #.  OTHER IMPORTANT TELEPHONE POINTERS  BEFORE RINGING: If you are on a party line,.lift the  receiver to find out if the line is in use. Then replace  the receiver gently.  TO CALL: With the receiver on the hook, give, one long,  vigorous, ring of about three seconds duration. ���  BRITISH   COLUMBIA  t  TELEPHONE   COMPANY  jUMJUMm^����Mr.Mai��--wa��^^^  emassm T FERRY TRAVEL   ��� '/'������;���  Editor: Re Black Bail Ferry  seiVie^; my daughter and son-  in-law visited us- ovef the Noy.  9 weekend, and thoughthey  swore on: their: previous visit  that' it would be "tlieirdast, this  last one I'm sure will be their  ,last.T"-;T:;;"::%" '.   -   .'������ y '  Coming over' Saturday,' they  left their home in .Vancouver  at' 9 a.m. and arrived at Gibsons at approximately 2:30 p.m.  Wonderful services, five and a  half hours to make 20 miles.  That'sTjust comparable to what  we got from the Union Steamships 35  years ago,   the only  difference was that it was  a  little   more  pleasant   on  the...  Union by moving all the time  and calling in every bay and  cove, but now Black Ball gives  a double dose. They take your  money and what extortion and  shout through a loud speaker  to line up and wait. And what  a wait, especially this last long  weekend.  My son-in-law phoned LangdaleTaroxind noon Nov.  11 and asked what time would  he have to get there; to catch  the 4.30 ferry. He was told to  get there by 3.30 to make sure.  To make doubly sure they left  our house at 2.30, got there in  about 10 minutes and were.told,  that they would have to stay  there till at least 7-40 ferry but  of course they took his money  first.  Rather than stay in. their car  in the swamp facing the south  east driving wind and rain,  they left their car in the lineup, hired a taxi and came home  and were picked up by the  taixi to take them back at 7  p.m., an added $2.50 to the $10  that they had contributed to  the Black Bali Ferries coffers.  Isn't it a farce? This Mr.  Birse commented sometime in  late October that the Black/  Ball was going to keep up its  services. That was their motto.  About two weeks later they cut  out the Smokwa and said to  their patrons "There you have  it. Take it or leave it."  Us unfortunates, we can't  leave it because we've got, to  go to the city on rare occasions.  In my case for instance I've  been to and fro to the doctors  at Shaughnessy with a broken  leg for over a year. Now I, find  I'll have to go in the night be-  /fore the appointment because  it doesn't suit Cecil Lawrence  and  Company to  put  on an  early enough bus  to  get me,  there to Shaughnessy by 11.30  a.m.'T   -.  . My, we're.sure forging ahead  on the Sunshine Peninsuia.with.  .   cjh^rjjestjc^y'ti^^^  .   100% even without! consulting  ,  the .P.U.C. Of course. :we. have  a Mr. Qunderson looking after  , our interest:Ton the  board; of  ;   drector^ -of TBlac^yBail.  y  Come on C.P,lC. and give us  relief, though rye. wppked for  '.  you for ever 20 years and nev-.  er did like you very much, still  ��� you paid overtime when called  upon, but not Black Ball. .They  give you single tiriie off, what  a joke and .'monopoly in this  day and age. What are the Seamen's arid Firemen's unions  doing and the Officers' Guild?  I've said enough for now, but  ^ have a lot more to say, even  to Mr. Peabody, that I know  well.'   .  Murdo Stewart. ���'  being rooked.  His   letter  states   the   case  quite well, but perhaps should;  add that there was no. specific  -reason  to  rescind_ ancpnt?act  made arid signed>by:a previous *  government at the tiine o| re--���������  viewy -;���'..*-'��� ;. :T: v��-f:' y'" y \_"'y'T_.....:  Furthermore we have, a. duly  elected member from this conr  stituericy, to Took after ' such..  thing�� for us~;:L. do not recall  him mentioning:anything in  this regard at any time.  The important thing is to  fight this unjust rise with the  means at hand, rather than, trying to find someone to blame  for it. r '-'XyX'  Harold Huriter.  ENDER  ft  Printed Pattern  A Printed Pattern solves your  dressmaking problems. Marvelous ease of sewing in this* stunr  ning new sheath. Smooth slim  lines are a perfect background  for the standaway collar,, deep-  yoked neckline. Sure flattery..  Printed Pattern 9169: Misses'  Size 10, 12, 14, 16, 18. Size 16  takes   2%  yards   54-inch fabric.  Printed directions on sach 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.  FROM POWELL RIVER  Editor: In reply to C.S. Cas-  sidy's letter re the Black Bail  Ferry's raise.in truck rates, we  here in Powell River feel as  he does in that the people are  Guaranteed -Watch &  Jewelry Repairs  Chris* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on the   Premises  Phone Sechelt S6  ���BYyJU&I'EH. FLETCHER  : Mr- and Mrs. Norman Klein  and son Michael have returned to their home in Kleiridale  after a visit to Vancouver.  'Mrs. EJVE. Cotton, proprietor  of Sakiriaw Lodge, has left for  Nevv Westminster to spend the  winter. >.-.���'  *.��� ' j?: ���   sj:   '���  Paul Harding of Billings Bay  visited  Garden   Bay  recently.  Mrs. Janies Helmer of Halfmoon  Bay   visited  friends   in  Garden Bay.  " Mrs. James Wray of Irvine's  Landing is spending a few days ���  in-   Vancouver   with   her   husband who  is  in hospital.  \Mr. and Mrs. Jack Insley of  Garden    Bay   have   as   their ���  gu;ests David Insley, Glen Tapping arid son Craig.   ' '���  *ju ��v *���>  Dave Blank of St. Vincent's ;  Bay  was   a   recent  visitor  to  Garden Bay.  Mr. and Mrs. Don Wilson of  Sinclair   Bay   have   returned  home from a three weeks holiday at Qualicum.   ;  Mr. and Mrs., Ray Kight of  New Westminster spent ra few  days with Mr. and Mrs. Koree.  Lorentzen of Sinclair Bay.  Mr." and Mrs. Bert Harding  and son of Billirigs Bay ispent  the weekend at Pender Harbour Auto Court, Garden Bay.,  Jerry Gordon, Gordon and  Harold-Klein of Kleindale are  Coast News, Nov. 21, 1957.   3  on a hunting trip in the Cariboo.  Mr. and Mrs. L.E. Wray'of  Westmere Lodge, Nelson Island, were recent visitors to  Pender Harbour.  Mr. and Mrs. J. Jowsey, who  have been living in Duncan  Bay, Pender Harbour, for the  past few months, have moved  up-coast.  ^mm^m^^mi^^m^^^^msm^m^^M^^^msm^^^m^m  for Xmas  ���   '������   THE PIGGY BANK WAY!  ? Pay your small change toward your  TURKEY ��� HASV8 ��� CHICKEN or GOOSE  and have one less worry when the holiday'  .> Season comes  ��cue  rvice Store  Phone Sechelt 26  mmsmmmms^mmmmemmmsmmsmimmsm  ffi  THKNEWKOCKEIfSAREHERIS^BRirsS^INCYOy  FOR  S��@a...OLDSMOBILE  CREATES  A NEW CLASS   OF  Oi^^S*. 5  Introducing New-Matic Ride*��cr true air suspension) anda host of exclusive new features for your comfort, safety arid convenience  >&*��r,A,  With New-Matic ride, you're really riding on air! Four rugged rubber-nylon air cushions replace  Steel springs! You always ride on the level, too . . . adjustment to road and load is automatic!  New, more efficient Rocket  Engine gives you outstanding  performance. Remarkable improvements in carburetion offer  you a marked advance in fuel  economy, toe! Try it today 1  New Safety-Vee Steering Wheel.  ���offers new, deep-recessed,  twin-spoke design. Horn buttons  are handily located on wheel  spokes. Standard on Ninety-  Eight, Super-88 series.  With  New-Malic  Rid.  each wheel Is cushioned  ?n air, keeping car on a  I��vel plane, regardless  M load or road!  In the 1958 Oldsmobile you'll find most everything  you've ever wanted in a motorcar���outstanding styling; smart, tasteful design; delightful newv features;  alert new Rocket Engine performance; supreme  comfort; daring new colors and fabrics. And most  important of all, you'll find real down-to**earth operating economy! As never before, Oldsmobile for '58  gives you true big-car size, conifort and handling, big-  car smartness-^combined with'budget-car thrift. Once  you Rocket-Test the '58 Olds, you'll know for sure,  that from 'its: sophisticated Four-Beam Headlamps  to its sparkling' Twiri-Siade rear-fender styling���it?s  the biggest value in Oldsmobile's 60 history-making  years! *Opfc"onoJ at extra cost.  W/&* ��??',��� *M"*V'.;:  New' Safety Sentinel* set at any  desired spaed, lets you know  with light and buzzer when  you've reached that speed limit.  It minds your speed 'while you  mind the road I  Dual-Range Power Healer'" delivers the exact amount of heat  or ventilation exactly where and  when you 'want.it. Olds-  pioneered push-button controls  are a miracle of convenience!  New Trans-Portable Radio*  serves as your regular car radio,  but can also be unlocked .and  used as a lightweight, 160-  hour battery-powered, transistor  portable.  ��� DYNAMIC 88  ��� SUPER 88  ��� NINETY-EIGHT  16 Models  to Choose From!  Oldsmobile for '58 intros  duces a panorama of subtle  pastel finishes, stunning  new fabrics and interior  trims.. .new and exquisite  appointments to delight  the eye.  NOW   ON    DISPLAY ... AT   YOUR    AUTHORIZE!  OLDSMOBBLE    QUALITY    DEALER'S  o-ist-a  nsj  PHONE SECHELT  10  WILSON CREEK -���*<��'���  ?*���"(,.  4   Coast News, Nov; 21, 1957.  Guaranteed   Watch   &  Jewelry Repairs  lis* Jewelers  Mail Orders Given Prompt -  Attention  Work done on the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  (Continued irom Page 1)  tion officer asked for.  At the conclusion of the IWA  settlement, the manufacturers  requested another meeting  with our unions and delegates  to resume negotiations on July  11. At this conference the man-  A Special Gibsons Ratepayers Association  Meeting will be held in  UNITED CHURCH  HALL  8 p.m. sharp - Nov* 26  ALL TAXPAYERS CORDIALLY INVITED  \ . .......  This meeting takes place of the monthly meeting Dec. 10  ���_B__B_____H____B_____B________BB_Bfl___^^  Robert D. Wright, N.D.  NATUROPATHIC PHYSICIAN  Graduate Calif. Chiropractic College  Specializing in  BACK  AND SPINAL DISORDERS  RHEUMATISM SCIATICA  NERVOUS   DISORDERS  Send for Free Booklet on the Painlesis Treatment of Piles   ���  HOURS  ��� MON.,   WED.,  FRIDAY  1 p.m. to *5 p.m.  or any time by appointment  Phone: Office .87-G ��� Res. 172-W  Located at Dr. Anderson's Office  The Peninsula Drive Inn  SELMA   PARK  Open Evenings Only  NAME THE DINER CONTEST  Car service is discontinued for the .winter and we would like  our-customers to name our EVENING DINER  ���  \ Drop in to fill out your entry  Blanks available at the DRIVE INN from your host BOB KEN F  Winning Entry ^Receives  STEAK   DSNNER   FOR   FOUR  Contest   CJcses   Dec.   7  , * *-...-,  Winner Announced in the Coast News Dec. 12  ��  Sechelt  PHONE  SECHELT 1  Leaders in Fine Foods and Specialties  HARD  SMOKED  PENDER   HARBQUR  iifacturers submitted their final and ridiculous offer of.ZVz%  plus .05c across the board., This  oiler was tarried down by the  assembled delegates ana on  Juiy 13,, negotiations again  broice down.  An important thing to remember at this time, when the  Pulp and Paper manufacturers would not offer mr. fe than  2*/2% plus .05c; that on the eve  ?f their strike, the I .W.A.r was  granted a lVz% wage increase  lugeihtr with three weeks ���vacation after five years, and  other improved working conditions. This was all granted by  the lumbering industry which  was supposed to be in a very  depressed state.  Even though our own pulp  and paper manufacturers were  unable to make an offer of  more than 2V��% plus .05c during our-negotiations, in this  same period they did make a  substantial pay increase to  their own managements fin excess of 8%.  Two meetings were . held  with the conciliation ofi|Rer  on July 23 and 24, but his attempts at getting a settlement  were fruitless. He then, applied  to the minister,-'of labor to  have a conciliation, board appointed.  During the prolonged period  of bargaining, our international officers and delegates exhausted every possible means  to get an agreement signed,  but without result. The delaying tactics of the manufacturers this year has been very  costly to the locals, as far as  tranportation, wages and expenses of delegates were concerned. Most of this would  have been avoided had the  manufacturers come to Vancouver last June with an honest  intent to bargain collectively.  Before going into session the  conciliation board were handed ��  our revised agenda which contained 12 unsettled items.  The board submitted their  report on Sept. 30. The reRort  was not, acceptable to our international unions and delegates, and we were advised to  turn it down. This we did in  Loca 297 with a 91% majority.  The manufacturers accepted  the conciliation board's offer  contained in the majority report and we received two misleading letters Srom management, advising us to do the  same or suffer the cohsequen-  ..pes..: ���.....'.. Z-.   : . ;..;,.y'y.   ,. ..���,��������� ;   ~-';j  Let us again, analyze ther majority rep'or-t and show you further why 6,000 Pulp and Paper  Mill Workers and on strike  with just cause:���  WAGE INCREASE .  Our present negotiable figure of 12 % may appear out  of line to you, .but please consider the following facts very  carefully. Two years ago we  settled for 5% for the first  year and .05c per hour increase  for the second year. You will  remember that, due to the un:  expected increase in/the cost  of living, the original-5% increase iwas nullified before the  .05c increase became effective.  Recent ��� newspaper report's on  the pulp and paper industry in  B.C. disclosed last year's* gross  sales as approximately $224,-  000,0001 The press also recently carried headline news to the  effect that this strike .represented a pay-roll loss of $1,000,-  000 per week, or $52,000,000  per year. We then see that the  ratio of wages to sales in-B.C.  is. less than insome other parts  of the Dominion. Another very  important factor in reduced  costs to the manufacturer in  B.C. is the privilege of Sunday  running. Considering all the  above facts We maintain that  the industry here in B.C. can  well afford to pay moire than  7Vz%. *"'���;''  ADJUSTMENT FOR  MECHANICS  The conciliation board offered an additional .05c forv"A"  mechanics and .03c for "B"  mechanics, ^bringing our present top rate of $2.27 to $2.49.  The differential between  pulp and paper mill mechanics  and the craft trades in construction and other industries,  continues to grow rapidly. We,  maintain that our. mechanics  should receive rates from $2.50  to $2.60 to decrease the differ- :  ential and in some measure pay  for the versatility required by  journeymen in this industry.  VACATIONS  We requested: three weeks  vacation after five years and  four weeks after 25 years. (Two  weeks vacation after one year  is automatic under the B.C. Annual Vacations Act.) We maintain our, request is reasonable  because it is not an immediate  cost item to,the employer, and  that'it is in keeping with other  agreements completed. Do not  forget that the IWA received  three weeks vacation after five  years, even though the lumber**  ing industry was in a depres-  -*���*  *���*  ***v.-**-'  f  sed state. *���<    X~'  However,    the    conciliation ,  bo*A*d oriervd us a smaUscruinb  in recommending one.additional day per year after ten years *,-..  of service. This is riot accept-  able.   :���:���'��������� y.-.Y,:-Y,yyv  STATUTORY HOLIDAYS  This sub-section nieans^that  if you are directed vto Work  on a holiday and fail to do.so  you will not receive holiday  pay unless" management accepts your reasons for not  working. Our delegates have  requested that this sub-section  be deleted "from the contract,  and that work on holidays be  strictly voluntary.  We h^ye few enough paid  holidays as it is. and We intend  to  use   every   means to  safeguard them.  SENIORITY  Under this section of our  contract, management has the X  final say on all seniority problems. Under such a section you  have only limited union protection. We demand that the last  line of this section be worded  as follows: "Seniority problems shall be subject to the  usual grievance procedure."  The. conciliation board did '  no��� ctgree i,o Jus, but suggested  a rewording of the section,  suitable to both parties (but  carrying a'tail in small print).  In a careful analysis of this  suggested re-wording, our international and delegates recognized that we would still end  up with an objectionable seniority section in our contract.  We want it out.  Many other labor contracts  in Canada and the United  States have had this contentious section removed. Why  should we not have the fullest  possible union protection and  security.  STATEMENT OF POLICY  This section in our contract ������  is a carry-over. from the war  days and is now antiquated:  However, it does, give supervisors the authority to perform  work, on ^certain occasions,  which properly belongs to us.  "\This has become a serious  problem in some mills and we  are determined to have this  statement removed and ?the following substituted: "No supervisor shall do work on jobs  under Union jurisdiction."  The conciliation board again  suggested a re-wording of the  existing section, but which did  not alter the original intent *���  ther^ore. the-section remains  unsatisfactory. We fully realize that in" cases of extreme  emergency that all personnel  must jump in and keep the  mill operating, but we do not  agree with a superficial) section in bur contract' to cover  such occasions.  DOUBLE   TIME   FOR   OVER-  TIME IN/ EXCESS  OF   12  HOURS  The manufacturers steadily  ���crioaiiiittlattB^ig^&Mi^  *=f  iS  mait^kidxin db&rg&i&ing that  overtime is not a problem and-  ac-uajiiy... uxxnecess^i^.i-, Wc _ully^  agree with this and feel that  our demand ~i.or. double time  after 12 hours is not a cost  item andi therefore quite reasonable. The less overtime incurred���- the more-people Will  work;'/'**' 'Xa. .:.*.- ���',*;  This item was submitted to  the conciliation board but they  saw fit to disregard it entirely  in their report. -  CO&T OF LIVING CLAUSE  During the 1955 negotiations  the cost of living clause was  removed from the contract, as  it was not felt too important  at that time, and was forfeited as a factor of bargaining.  How wrong we were!  This year our delegiates were  determined to have this clause  replaced. The world economic  situation developing since last  June_would  indicatjfe; fthat  a  ������^���-    ���   -,*  ������������/���    ���.������������.     '������  ryy :X:.   ,-.^.V? ym ^vf y  cost oil living clause is absolute-  :r? ly jessential.^.. '# ��** y "|i _*, ���  - ^ The eoriciliatioif b#i#��h&w-  >��ver, disregarded, this demand  " 4ls6. "'        '''"'  '--^���'-"���   ''������'������  PAINTERS   "X :: -������-;:;;  This^Mdustry does Tnot:: rec-  : -qgnize painters.inr-the.equiyal-  . . ent categories to other'tradesmen,  arid   we maintain thafj  there should be ho difference.  Again the conciliation board  ignored the item on the agenda.  We have attempted to give  . you our story "clearly and con-  '  cisely. We will be willing at  all times to discuss the situation, and can assure you that  strike action was taken as a  last resort only after very careful consideration was given to  the possible consequences.  Thank you,  John J. Strayhorn,  Chairman, Strike Committee  Hilltop  Supply  ���dT&m&L  UTEX  Phone Gibsons 221  IS  YOUR   HOME  INSULATED?  We have ZONOLITE and  FIBERGLASS   insulation  EVERYTHING FOR THE HOMEBUILDER  HARDWARE - LUMBER  MONAMEL PAINTS  Also shop work done reasonably  Drop in and see  our complete  Christmas  i'.-selection .  for every member of the family  DON'T MISS OUR TOY DEPARTMENT  SEE ALSO  OUR SPECIALS  Used Coal arid Wood Heater $25  Used Pot Type Oil Stove _....���...,_._..,.... $30*  ^  .J HARDWARE,.  ^APPLIANCES  PHONE GIBSONS  32  J  s Golden Anniversary  OUT SELLS ALL 0��  AUT.  WASHER   ��  5    AUT.  .  DRYER  Exclusive 2-Year  Unconditional  Guarantee on Parts  5 Year Guarantee  on Speed Queen  Transmission  WASH  AMD  DRY  IN  ANY   KIND   OF  WEATHER AT  ANY TIME  SPEED   QUEEN  Automatic   Dryer  Cuts Your Ironing  Time in Half  ASK ABOUT TRADE-IN ALLOWANCE AND EASY  TERMS  AT  Sechelt 6 Coast Ne^s, Nov. 21, 1957. ?5  ��� .:. :t'.  fHtCS  15 words "for 55 cents plus  three cents a word overl5.7|Fhis,  /include&T;^       arid   address.  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No responsibility is accepted  by the newspaper when copy  is mot submitted in writing or  verified in writing.  TOTEM FLASHES  5 star flash ~ $500 down  gives yoii immediate possession  3 BR home bn .main highway..  4 miles from Gibsons,, electric  heat, electric hot water, combination wood and electric modern range, neari|y 5 acijtes  land, fruit trees. Balance as  rent.  Why not buy one of our $250  lots, build a small hpuse of  your own, improve the property, be independent.  $800 ��� for one acre land and  small shack, good location,  close in. Terms.  JOHN  COLERIDGE REALTY  (NOTARY PUBLIC)/.';���  .     Established 1945 ,  Adjoining' Gibsons P.CX  ,��� Comfortable* small house,  f.p., bathroom, plumbing, electricity, phone, Vz: acre. View.  $4750, $1500 cash. ������ \  1 bedroom house, 3 pee bathroom, outbuildings, garden, on  two acres. $4900.  These are low priced snaps.  I can show you other homes'  up to $12,000 or more.  Also  some excellent lots and acreage. ���  -----     DIRECTORY  One only cleared lot in exclusive Headlands araa, waterfrontage, very desirable property. $3650,  For rent, 2 BR farm house,  , chicken houses etc. no plumbing, electric lights. $15 month  to reliable tenants.  Davis. Bay ��� semi-waterfront, large lot, Vz block from  beach, only $850.  Let's face it ���. there is no  possible condition of life that  can be helped by giving up.  Smile, face it bravely. Things  will adjust for the better.  BETTER BUYS ALWAYS  TOTEM   REALTY  GIBSONS  COMING EVENTS  TO RENT  Nov. 22. Friday, 2 p.m. St. Aidan's W-A., Roberts Creek, Tea  and Bazaar, Parish Hall.:  Nov. 29, Canadian Legion,  Branch 219, Roberts Creek  Hall, Whist.  Nov. 30, Badminton Club dance  School Hall, Mellonaires Orchestra.  Dec. 2, Gibsons School Hall,  8 p.m., Public meeting sponsored by, the Roberts Creek  Improvement Association, to  protest the increase in trucking  rates by the Black Ball Ferries.  All organizations on the Peninsula are urged to attend.  LOST  Anyone having information  about black and white spayed  female Persian cat, 15 months  old, lost from Granthams,  Please phone Gibsons 8IX.  PETS        ''.... .���   .' T' ��� Zy-Z-yX---.'  Home for 3 months old kitten:  Phone. Gibsons 45Q.  WANTED "; T*  Milking goats. G. Charman,  Phone Gibsons 148M.  Second hand boom chains. Ph.  Sechelt 43;:  ANNOUNCEMENT  Asiatic flu vaccine is available  at    LANG'S    DRUGSTORES,  . Gibsons  and Sechelt.  Consult  your doctor.  Hand saws filed, 75c up.T Galley's Woodworking shop, North  of SuperVaiu.  AVON cosmetics, toiletries. Exquisite gift sets in stock. Pender Harbour representative,  Mary Woodburn, Ph. P.H. 477.  For Watkins.products delivered  to. your :door,: phone your order  to Gibsoris 90Y.  INSURANCE       ~ ~~  SECHELT INSURANCE  AGENCIES  Real Estate  Property   Management  Insurance  Office Phone 22  T.E. DUFFY, Agent  Residence 158  I. MACKAY, Salesman.  Residence 70F  W. (BILL) COFFEY  Insurance Salesman  Fire, Auto, Liability. Prompt  courteous service. Totem Realty, Gibsons  WATCH REPAIRS ' '   .'.'���  Watch and Jewelry Repairs  Marine  Men's Wear.    Agents .  for   W   H.    G r a s s i e.   Fast  reliable service.' 4��n  For Guaranteed Watch and'  Jewelry 'Repairs, See Chris's  Jewelers, Sechelt. Work done  on the premises. tfn  FINANCIAL  . Opportunity for investors, first  mortgage on $20,000 property.  $7,000 to $10,000 at 8% required for expansion of said  business. Reply confidential.  Box 491, Coast News.  Beach cottage, partly furnished. Phone Gibsons 234.  Pender Harbour,. 2 bedroom  unfurnished house, oil stove,  til June 30. W. Penny, ALma  1458R, 3743 Westv2nd, Vancouver.  BOARD AND ROOM "'  Room   and   Board in  private  home  near Highway, Roberts  Creek, Nov.  15. Suit working  'man. Box 490, Coast News.  FOR SALE      ~~~ ~  Moving away sale, sacrifice  - prices, Hollywood chrome suite  $45; 21" console TV and antenna, 3 head $300; 7 laundry  items, $25; 1 5-drawer dresser,  1 3-drawer end dresser, both  $10; sundry items cheap. Phone  Gibsons 104F or contact Mrs.  Pat Warren.  Excellent quality SA length  Moutpn fur coat, size 16. Ph.  Gibsons 59Q.T y    y y     ... .'., '.  Sawmill and planer, both1  heavy duty, and in good con-  . dition. Belts, pulleys, knives,  etc. Engine for planer. Saw 54"  Planer 3 sided. $800. E. Gar-  vey,   Phone  Pender   Harbour  '441. :���������������      ���-:���>  Pre-Christmas sale, of dresses  and other items at Thriftee  Dress Shop.  Zenith Oil range, very good  condition. Phone Gibsons 40F.  '51 GMC Vz ��� ton panel, good  condition, $475. '48 GMC 2 ton  van. Phone Gibsons 83R.  2 hearing aids, good condition,  $25 each. Phone Gibsons 94K.  1 hp. GE 110-200 single phase  motor.    Perfect    shape,    $65.,  Phone Sechelt 92G. K  POULTRY MANURE now available for FALL fertilizing;  For prices call Wyngaert Poultry Farm, Gibsons 167:  25 hp, 1955 Johnson outboard,  fully overhauled, $345. Consider, cash offer. Ask for Les. P.H.  211 evenings.  Small walnut dining room  suite; complete walnut bedroom suite. Phone Gibsons 8G.  . Cedar fence posts, 30c each.  Orders taken for alder or fir  firewood, any length. J. Higgenson, back of Tom Boy in  Sechelt.  TIMBER   CRUISING  K.M. Bell, 1987 Cornwall St.,  Vancouver T 9,   Phone   CEdar  0683/  CHIMNEY & OIL STOVES  SERVICED  GIBSONS 177K  PENINSULA    CLEANERS  Cleaners for the Sechelt  Peninsula  ��� Phone:T V> T  Gibsons 100  HILL'S   MACHINE    SHOP  Cold Weld Process  Engine Block Repairs  Arc, Acy. Welding  Precision Machinists  Phone 54 Residence 152  Phone Sechelt 184R  Notions ������ Cards ��� Toys  ���"���..' Miscellaneous Gifts  THRIFTEE   STORES  Left of Post Office  Gibsons, B.C.  Headquarters for Wool  GIBSONS  BUILDING SUPPLIES *  LTD.  "WE   CARRY   THE   STOCK"  Phone Gibsons  53  FAIRMILE  BOAT WORKS, LTD.  Ship Chandling  Custom frame kits and  complete boats  in  8. 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 21  and 25 fee*.   \.  Fibre Glassing and kits  ;   Beach Ave. West  Roberts Creek .     Phone 216Y  DIRECTORY (Contfoued)  -1 ��� !   .     1        .--.,������������������������   ��� ���,,-.   M.,    .I-^I���.     l,.-.-W.l   ������...   .   I, ,    . 1   1     ������    ,  John X. X" Tom  DAVIS & ROBILLIARD  .   Sechelt, B.C.  Electrical Contractors  "Do it yourself?"  "We con-du-it best!"  Commercial, Industrial and  Residential Wiring and Repairs  Phones: Office: 23. '  Res: 146G and 59F.  MARSHALL'S  PLUMBING  HEATING &   SUPPLIES  Phone Gibsons 134;' 104, or 33  Residential * & Indusirial  Wiring  Electrical  Appliances  ALSO TV   REPAIRS  BOB   LITTLE  Phone Gibsons  162  :    C. E. SICOTTE  BULLDOZING    SERVICE  Land   Clearing  Road Building  Logging ��� Landscaping  FREE  ESTIMATES  Phone 232 ��� Gibsons  A. E. RITCHEY  TRACTOR WORK  Clearing, Grading, Excavating  Bulldozing, Clearing Teeth.  FOR RENT  Arches, Jacks, Pumps  Phone Gibsoris 176  a-  Used electrie  and  gas ranges,  also oil ranges.   C & S. Sales,  TPhpne Sechelt 3.  BUILDING SUPPLIES  * ESMOND LUMBER CO. LTD.  for all Building Supplies. Specializing in Plywood. Contractors enquiries solicited. Phone  or wire orders collect. 3600 E.  Hastings St. Vancouver. Glen-  burn 1500.  DAVID NYSTROM  PAINTER ��� PAPERHANGER  PHONE GIBSONS 64W  FREE ESTIMATES  Home ' and   Indusirial   Wiring  Electrical Heating  Radios, Appliances, TV Service  GIBSONS    ELECTI*iC   y  Phone 130 ;  Authorized GE Dealer  Alterations? Repair Work,  : Remodelling, Painting        .  5    Floor Sanding, Tiles'. Laid  JOE BENNER  /    Phone Sechelt '''MR;'  PENINSULA ":  ACCOUNTING SERVICE;  All Types of "Accounting  Problems   Expertly   Attended'  . Village Enterprises Bldg.  Sechelt  Office Open 9 ^a.m��� ��� 5 p.m.  s Daily  Phone Sechelt.37  DJ. ROY, P. Eng., B.C.L.S  LAND, ENGINEERING  SURVEYS  Gibsons  219R  or   MU   3-8491.  P.O. Box 37, Gibsons  or 1553 Robson St., Vancouver  REFRIGERATION  SALES AND SERVICE  Commercial��� Domestic  25 Years' Experience  A. M. CAMPBELL  PENDER HARBOUR 493  C and S SALES. SERVICE  Agents  For  Propane Gas  Combination Gas Ranges  Sales and   Installations  Free Estimates  Electric and Gas Hqi Plates  FURNITURE  LINOLEUMS  Phone 3 Sechelt  Sim Electric Ltd.  "���   (Formerly Parker & Sim)  Electrical Contractors  Phone Sechelt 161  Evenings, 130  TELEVISION  SALES AND SERVICE  Dependable''Service  RICHTER'S RADIO ��� T-V  Fine Home Furnishings  Maj<& Appliances  Record Bar  Phone 6 Sechelt  LET US HELP YOU  PLAN NOW  For your Construction Needs  i       All types of  BUILDING or ALTERATIONS  and LIGHT GRADING  Smith & Peterson Construction  Ltd.  Phone 28, 85 or 90Q, Gibsons  Gibsons items  BY MRS. J.W. DUNCAN  Dal Triggs, Jimmy Smith,  Morris Nygren and Chuck and  John Robinson came home  with three moose after a hunting trip to Big Creek, BlC.  Newlyweds Mr. and Mrs. J.S.  Duncan are now living on  Franklin Road.  Mrs. J. Beaton has left to  visit her daughter and family.  Mr. and Mrs. H. Wood in Portland, Ore. She expects to stay  over the Christmas holidays.  Mrs. E. Grant has left on an  extended trip to Eastern Canada where she will visit her  daughter in Montreal, two-sisters in New Brunswick and her  son, Commander Kenneth  Grant at Camp Borden.  Fit. Lt. R.M. MacKenzie is  spending a ten-day furlough  with his parents Mr. and Mrs.  Norman MacKenzie, before  sailing for Germany .where he  will serve as weather officer  with the R.C.A.F.  Visiting Mr- and Mrs. Art  Pilling! this week we{re Mr.  and Mrs. Jack Pilling and family from Vancouver.  Visiting her parents in Surrey this week is Mrs. Frank  Verhiilst of Fletcher Rd.   ,  ATTEND WEDDING  Mi\and Mrs. Harold Wilson  attended the marriage of their  "nephew: Gordon Wilson at Comox, Saturday evening. It was  a colorful Air Force cereikony,  Gordon being a flying officer,  flyng jets. The couple will  spend their honeymoon in the  south. Gordon is the eldest  son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wilson, formerly of Port Mellon.  Church Services  ANGLICAN  23rd Sunday after Trinity  St. Bartholomew's.    Gibsons.  11.00 a.m. Morning Prayer  11.00 a.m. Sunday Schooi  St. Hilda's    Sechelt  11 a.m. Sunday School  11.00   am Choral  Communion  St. Aidan's, Roberts Creek  11.00 a.m. Sunday School  3.30 p.m. Evensong  The Community Church  Port Mellon  7.30 p.m. Evensong  UNITED  Gibsons  9.45 a.m. Sunday School  11  a.m. Divine Service  Roberts Creek, 2 p.m.  Wilson   Creek  Sunday School 11 a.m.  3:30 p.m. Divine Service  Port Mellon, 7.30 p.m.  ��� ST;''VINCENT'S  Holy Family, Sechelt,    9 a.m  St. Mary's. Gibsons, 10.30 a.m  Port  Mellon,   first   Sunday   oi  eacJi  month  at 11.35  .-> m  CHRISTIAN SCIENTISTS '  ��� Church service and Sunday ���  School, 11 a.m. in Roberts  Creek Undted Church  PENTECOSTAL  11   a.m.  Devotional  9.45 a.m. Sunday School   ,  7,-30 p.m. Gospel Service  Mid-week services as  announced  Bethai   Baptist   Chiirch  ������7:30   P.M.,  Wed.,  Prayer " .  11:15 A.M., Worship Service  2 P.M., 1st Thurs., in Month  Mission Circle  Pender Harbour Tabernach  Sunday School. 10 a.m.  12:00 a.m. Morning   Service  7:30 p.m, Wednesday     Prayer Meeting.  ��V <&po&fj&&al  mraot-cr eawnos  "to, ISSMDeW  Uf��  his ncomc  ,*��*���< ��e-Tu*uv ov r=&**/*�� iojo  WOMOCTOS ��f= M6 SHOULD <t*<*ve OSS-O *  f*oftr^ IO*��0 A.     : .   rmi,��,i. mrCm <r <uw vmm*�� i  IN PARLIAMENT  BY JAMES SINCLAIR  I am glad to accept the kind  invitation of the editor of the  Coast News to contribute a  twice monthly column summarizing the legislation before  Parliament, especially as it  affects the riding of Coast-  Capilaho, and to report how  I voted on major issues.  Canada has its first new government in 22 years, its first  minority government in 30  years. While the Liberal party  received the biggest popular  . 'vote across the nation, Hhe  Conservative party won six  more seats and so today is the  government.  Mr. St. Laurent outlined the  Liberal position at the opening  of Parliament,. The Canadian  people had shown that they  wanted a change in government, and the Liberal party accepted this decision. We feel  the Conservative party mubt  be given a fair chance to implement the many promises  they made during the election.  Therefore the Liberal opposition would not move or support any no-confidence moaon  in the Conservative government until it had a fair chance  to put its whole program before parliament. For this reason we voted against no confidence motions moved by the  CCF. and the Social Credit  parties.  We did, however, reserve the  right to criticize and to support or oppose the. details of  legislation placed before Parliament. We all supported.the  20% increase in Old Age Pension .which raised by $9 the  basic pension of $46 provided  by the previous government. I  gladly supported the increase  provided for single recipients  and minor   changes  in   other  "SEE.BETTER" WEEK  Dr. J.S. Clarke, president of  the B.C. Optometric Association, has called for a stronger  parent - teacher relationship  where it concerns school children working below capacity.  "This may be a clue to a seeing problem that can be convention," Dr. Clark*said in an-  rected with an. ounce of pronouncing that Nov. 25-30 has  been designated "See Better  ��� Learn Better, Week" in B.C.  The "Week" is'being sponsored across Canada by provincial  optometric associations-  of the war veterans' allowance,  veterans' legislation.  The government introduced  a bill to provide 150 million  dollars in cash advances on  farm stored grain. The prairie  farmers have a surplus of  wheat and a shortage of cash.  Some eastern Liberal members opposed this legislation on  the grounds that primary producers in their areas ��� farmers, fishermen and loggers ���  were in equally desperate  plight but receiving no consideration. I voted in favour of  the'sef advances for the welfare  of the prairie farmers? has an  important economic effect in  British Columbia, and especially for the port of Vancouver.  Mounting unemployment is  the major domestic problem in  Canada today. As member for  Coast-Capilano I spoke about  the special problem of Britannia Mines, proposing measures  which would keep this community in full employment. I  hope the government will accept these proposals.  Weddinas  AUGUST  DANIELS  George August and Miss^ Tilly Daniels were married at  the Church of the Lady of  Lourdes ih Sechelt, Nov. 9. The  bride was charming in a dress  of blue tulle, and carried white  and red roses, A Kittle niece  caught the bouquet. Miss Phil-  lis Billie was bridesmaid.  The groom was supported by  Richard Johnson. A reception  followed -at the church. The  couple plan to honeymoon over  the Christmas holiday.  Mailing dates  If you want to mail a  Christmas parcel from  B.C. for delivery by  Christmas, ihe mailing  deadline dale is  Nov. 26.  If you want .io mail a  Christmas parcel to Europe for Christmas delivery, ihe mailing date deadline is Nov. 21.  This covers both civilian and armed forces, according io information  supplied by James Marshall, postmaster.  lews..  (WATCH THIS PLACE WEEKLY)  Thurs. and Fri., Nov. 21 & 22 ��� The D*. I. with Jack Webb,  Don Dubbins and Jackie Doughery. A Marine boot camp story.  Sat. matinee and evening, Nov. 23 ��� The Last Command,  with    Sterling    Hayden,   Anna   Marie Albergetti and Ernest  Borgnine, a Civil War western.  JACKPOTS NOW TOTAL $60  CORPORATION OF VILLAGE  MUNICIPALITY OF GIBSONS LANDING  ... 1  "Tenders will be received by the undersigned, for the installation of a concrete trench box for water main at the Henry  Road crossing of Chaster Creek. Tenders shall be in sealed  envelopes, marked "Tender", and delivered to the Municipal  Clerk at the Municipal Hall, Gibsons, B.C.,. not later than  Twelve o'clock noon of Tuesday, November 26th, 1957. Lowest  or any tender not necessarily accepted. Specifications for the  work may be obtained by application to the Musici'pal Clerk,  at <the Municipal Hall.  CORPORATION  OF GIBSONS  LANDING  ROBERT BURNS.  Clerk BUYS HOME  The Reverend Mr. Jessup of  the Sechelt Baptist Church has  purchased the former house of  Mrs. W. Uttley in West Sechelt  Mr. Jessop and his wife came  here from Cranbrook, B.C  An empty pail or any such  container plunged upside down,  will keep you afloat.  Guaranteed!   Watch   &  Jewelry Repairs.,..,,  Chris8 Ji  >eweiers  Mail Orders Given Prompt  Attention  Work done on .the Premises  Phone Sechelt 96  WANTED  Pictures  ���  Stories  If you have pictures of historical significance of any  part of Sechelt S.D. No. .46,  may we use them in compiling the Centennial Yearbook?  If names are on the baeks of  pictures, they will be well  cared for and returned to the  owners. We are anxious, too  to hear stories of the early  days and to know the names  and location of senior citizens  over 90 years of age. Will you  please send us any pictures or  items of interest which will  add to our Centennial History  of the, area? Our Mailing address is: ,..*,-*  Editor-in-chief,  %  Elphinstone High* School,  Centennial Yearbook;  Gibsons, B.C. ^  If you live dri' Bowen Island or nearer Pender Harbour High School, material  may be handed to members  of the yearbook staff in those  schools.  823 ��� DOLL WITH WARDROBE is a) gift to delight a little girl.  Pattern, directions for 9-inch* doll, bouffant dress, crinoline petticoat, pajamas, coat, shorts, shirt.  581 ��� ELEGANT CENTERPIECE to, dramatize a dining table! Crochet directions ifor gjaeefuU swan, in pineapple design, body about  6%xl2 inches. Use heavy cotton���   6tarch stiffly. ���':'-���  575 ��� CUDDLE TOYS make gay playmates for the tiny youngsters  on your gift- list., Easy and inexpensive to make; use gay. fabric  scraps. Directions, transfer of three animals.  Send THIRTY-FIVE CENTS in coins  (stamps cannot be accepted)  for each pattern- to The Coast News, Needlecraft Dept., 60 Front St.  West, . Toronto,    Ont    Print    plainly PATTERN NUMBER, YOUK  : NAME and ADDRESS. .  '���*,* Two FREE patterns as a gift to our readers���printed right in our  1957 Laura Wheeler Needlecraft Book. Dozens of other designs  you'll want to order���easy fascinating handwork for yourself, your  home, gifts, bazaar items. Send 25 cents for your copy of this book  today! .  special  to celebrate our  JJIff* anniversary  BJ57-5  Canada's first bottled whisky���G & W Old Rye���now comes  to you in a distinctive Little Brown -Jug. Bigger than it looks, .  Little Brown Jug holds a full 25 ounces. Join us in our 125th .  Anniversary Celebration . . . with a Little Brown Jug of.G & W y  Old Rye Whisky.  GaWyTTLI BSmi 3  OLD RYE WHISKY  '���OODEfiHAM  & WORTS  LIMITED   ���   CANADA'S OLDEST   DISTILLERY   ���  ESTABLISHED  IS32  ���itUi-H  '"Whis advertisement is not published or displayed by the Uquor^  * Control Board or by the Gov.ernment of British Columbia,.  THE CORF^IMT.ON OF THE VILLAGE  OF SECHELT  NOTICE OF ELECTION  Public notice is hereby given to the electors of the Village  Municipality of Sechelt, that I require the presence of the said  electors at the Municipal Hall, Sechelt, on Monday the 2nd day  of December 1957, at the hour of ten o'clock in the forenoon,  for the purpose of electing persons to represent them as ;  ,, CHAIRMAN and  "���   TWO COMMISSIONERS ���     ..  The mode of nomination of candidates shall be as follows:  Candidates shall be nominated in writing by two duly qualified  electors of the municipality. The nomination-paper shall be  delivered to the Returning Officer at any tilne between the  date of this notke and noon of the day of nomination. The  nominaition-paper niay be in the form prescribed in the "Municipal Act" and shall state the name, residence, and occupation  ' of the person nominated in such manner as to sufficiently  identify such candidate.  The nomination-paper shall be subscribed to by the candidate.  In the event of a poll being necesslary, such poll will be opened  ,at the Canadian Legion Hall, Sechelt, on the 12th day of December 1957, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. of  which .every person is hereby required to take notice and  govern himself accordingly.  Given under my hand, at Sechelt, B.C. this 12th day of November 1957.  E. T.  RAYNER,  Returning Officer.  ���Y  i   ��A BATUY AUL04  1  TOMORROW'S CASSEROLE  DINNER  Hot or Chilled Vegetable Juice  Holland Beef Casserole '-��..���  Casseroled Onions f  .,    Three-Way Tomato Platter  Fruit Cup of ;  Apple-Pear-Green Grape      [  Coffee or Tea Milk __{  All measurements are level;  recipes proportioned to serve ~  four to six  Holland Beet Casserole: Order  half-pound fat soup beef and  one pound lean soup beef both  cut iri bite-sized pieces. BroVn  together without adding any fat.  Transfer io a three-quart eas- -  senile. Pour in two cups boiling  water. Add iv_ tsp. salt, one tsp.  monosodium glutamate, V* tsp.  pepper and two crushed beef  bouillon cubes. .Cover casserole.  Bake-sirnmer IV4 hours at 325  degrees t: Then add one pound  ���"���-quartered. -peeled carrots, six  quartered peeled, white potatoes,  six halved peeled medium onions  and one. cup heaping bite-sized  pieces cleaned celery.  Bake-simmer 45 minutes or  util tjie vegetables are tender.  Use as liltle water as possible.  Add more it necessary. When  done the liquid should be almost  evaporated.  To serve, arrange the meat in  the centre ot a heated platter,  liurdei the vegetables around  rt  (Jarnisb with minced'parsley.  hot true Holland service, however, the vegetables should be  slightly crushed together.  Casseroled Unions: Brown one  tbsp. nutter or margarine in a  quart casserole. Add tour cups  sliced, peeled,c medium size  onions. Pour in one inch boiling  water. Add ball tsp. salt. Vfc tsp.  pepper and Va tsp. sugar ot  honey. Cover closely.  Bake 40-50 minutes at 350-375  degrees b'. or until onions are  fork-tender.  TUltEKWAfc  TOMATO  PLATTER UtOM THE CHEF  At this seaspn a three-way  tomato platter can be beautiful  to,look at, beautiful to taste. You  will need three varieties of tomatoes now In the markets���big  red beefsteak tomatoes, little  cherry tomatoes and yellow  plum or white tomatoes.     V  Skin and chill the beefsteak  tomatoes. Slice and ;, arrange  over-lapping down the centre of  a shining glass or aluminum  platter. Border on each side  with half slices of white tomatoes or halved yellow plum  tomatoes, interspersed with  cherry tomatoes.  Sprinkle with not-sweet  french dressing made with tarragon vinegar. Dust the centre  slices with minched fresh tarragon and parsley. _'_,  . Founded by Richard III in  1484, the English College of  Arms is a supreme arbiter on  family pedigrees in Britain.  Forty voices of .one of British Columbia's most outstanding.: and rapi^y^rjsin^'itausic!  groups T-��� theTCawbo^^Qhbru3:  of prince George y-. will tour  " the province next ��� year-. L,  ���The mixedV adult choir,' directed by James'L. Johnson, is  being sponsored. by the B .C.  Centennial C6riimitteefprv a  week's: tqur.y        T  "People who .have heard this  group agree that it is a delightful one to hear," siaid Centennial Committee Chairman, ti.J.  Wallace, in making the announcement.  Two-hour concerts will be  held by the Cariboo Chorus  on the following schedule:  Sunday, July 6, afternoon,  Kamloops; July 6, evening,  Vernon; July 7, evening, Abbotsford; July 8; evening, New  Westminster; July 9, evening,  Victoria; July 10, evening,  Nanaimo; July 11, evening,  North Vancouver; July 12, evening^ Penticton;  In addition, earner on in the  centennial celebrations on May  28, the Cariboo Chorus will  provide a musical send-off ���-  featuring -French-Canadian and  other ballads of the courier de  bois days ��� to the Fraser Brigade at Prince George.  That is  a  re-enactment,  by  18 men.in three Indian canoes,  of the^^Ypyag^df^imon; Fraser  of Ij30 ^eays^ago'qown the Fra-  ;:seV"River;''"% voyage that was  credited with.establishing for  Britain her'posse^sidiis in the  west.'7 * . '���������'���,  6 ��� Coast News, Nov. 21, 1957.  y  ::SAVES'-BUMPS ���-.--��-.<;_,��� ������  Children should he seated in  a moving, automobile. :���-- Allowing,  youngsters to  climb, around  in  :.they car .is/inviting trcujble.T A  ejudden    stop    and   they .'"may  tutttBleTo*K. tie fe&fe:with a-'feati  'bnM&XX::-}yZ'XxrXryyxA;,..;   x.  J IPUH-.JI*** Ii  y :........ CONTROL SPESTS' y  -An organic phosphorous compound, Diaanon; has now been  approved for use on; apples.,  pears arid ��� cherries. This new insecticide has already proven -its  effectiveness in the control of  resistant.and nonrresistant house-  flies and cockroaches. It has  been used in Europe for the control of frifft insects for two years  with exceptional results.  Robert X>, Wright, ZN3>*r  . xVATORQPATTHC v PHYSICIAN  .������������" Graduate of T  California   Chiropractic   College  L.A. Naturopathic School  Dominion Herbal College  Dr. H.A. Anderson's former  office  MON.; WED., FRI. ��� 10 to 5 p.m.  or by appointment  "-_ OFFICE  87-G   or Phone  residence 172-W anytime  away Now for Xmas  Finest Selection of Gifts  DIAMONDS ���.. WATCHES ��� EARRINGS ��� NECKLETS  Come in and seethe beautiful array of Borealis Jewelery  NECKLET EARRING & BROACH SETS  A small deposit .will hold any article until the BIG DAY  Chris's Jewelers - Sechelt 96  THURSDAY, NOV. 21 ��� Gibsons School Hall ��� 8 p.m. Sharp  BIG CASH PRIZES  Sunshine Coast Welfare Fund  i    \  ���   ** >*���  It's a pleasure to present |  a beer that is  ".'Light* bright and refreshing, with a unique  * quality all its own, 6T$E;jyECT has been a  long time in the brewing. For fine quality  is a product of unhurried creation. Truly  6 SELECT is a beer that is different and  distinguished . . . as your own good taste will  so quickly confirm. We invite you to try  6 SELECT today.  SICKS'    CAPILANO    B BE WE BY    L I MI TED  Thw advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control  ��� _._ Board or by the Government of British Columbia.  57-102 - - Carpeting the bottom steppre-  .yfirits-amdeaitSi-If visionris ob-  iscUred.by a bundle in your arms,  your feet tellyou that you've  reached the last step.  Service   Station  Roberts Cr. ��� Phone 2 2 OK  WRECKER SERVICE  WELDING  NEW CAR?  VOLKSWAGEN  WILLYS. JEEP  NEED   GAS?  ST  AT THE  BY PAT WELSH     ���''"���  November, the shortening  daylight hours and the moaning of the foghorn on nearby.  Merry Island warn us of approaching winter. T!he, mild  weather continues to bring a  few weekenders to their summer homes and the long holiday weekend was no exception.  Mr. and Mrs. Peter Moore.  of Vahcouver spent part of  their honeymoon at the Don  Ross cottage last welk. Mrs,.  Moore is the feminine half of  the well known brother and  sister 'fancy skating team,  Audrey and Bill Corson.  Mrs. J. Cooper left for Calgary last week to visit her  mother, Mrs. W. Aberhart who  recently underwent surgery.  Mrs. Aberhart will return with  her daughter to spend the winter here.  Dinner guests of the J. Coop-  z ers  recently,   were   Mr.   and.  Mrs. G. Potts and Marcus and  Mr. and Mrs. P. Welsh.  The Hiking Club got off % to  a good start Nov. 3 when 12  members enjoyed the hike to  the old*-mill. They were enter-  they'd (ja  cheaper by the gallon  tained at tea at the home of  Mi's. E. Klusendorf.  Mr. and Mrs. T^an Menzies  and family  visitedy Mi:. Men- '-.  v'zies^;.parents,-'1^eT^dyyMenries*':  at Welcome Beach. T y   .     .  The E. Whites had a visit  from their son Eric, accompanied by Mrs. E. White and their  two children.  ���'��������� The Don MacDonalds of New  Westminster and Mr. and Mrs.  Piper "were at their respective  cottages for the. weekend.  ���'..;��v  jr.:  - PREVENTS SLIPPING  Here's a trick to prevent  slipping on a step ladder. First  of all* paint the steps With a varnish. While the varnish is wet  sprinkle on some sand. When  dry the steps will be slip-proof  and another accident is averted.  fcv v    r    -. * 4  K*tV   "   " ���  ������ >-��-*^**--  . *v.*.v    Vi  *,  * > V  <   - "'- -    *  :     s*v. -.%   y?   *        A       ���> *  . x'^ ^"%t>- $$<<yk  X?y< ---'        ^r&%\m.  .*... -y/,-\,  ^mkmfA  >r'^^'xW&s  Starting his second season  with Showtime and his first  at its star, is Bob Goulet, handsome baritone from. Edmonton,  Alberta. Showtime will be, seen  every Sunday on the CBC-TV  network.  Inclement weather failed to  prevent residents and veterans of Pender Harbour from  turning but for the Remembrance Day parade and service  at Madeira Park.  Legionnaires and the Ladies'  Auxiliary paraded at Legion  H.Q., under command of Capt.  Eric Davidson, and marched  through a heavy downpour to  the Community Hall, where the  service was conducted by the  branch chaplain, Rev,. Canon  Alan Greene. Color-bearers  were Bud Insley and Mrs. Jim  Cameron.  Legionaires presented a remarkable cross-section of ser-  U  Presentation at  farewell tea  Mrs. Leu Hambly was guest  of-honor at a farewell tea held  by the members of St. Mary's  Hospital Auxiliary, in'the Columbia Coast Mission Club  House, Fri. Nov. 1.  ��� Mrs. R: Sharpe thanked Mrs.  Hambly, a past president, for  all she had done to help the  auxiliary during the past 11  years, and said how much she  was going to be missed. Along  with good wishes, for. the future, Mrs! Hambly was. presented with ' a beautiful silver  pin.  A bowl of gold and rust  chrysanthemums centered the  tea table with pyracantha and  autumn foliage carrying out  the fall color scherhe.  A. ..delicious  tea was. served  with ..Mrs. D. Ross and Mrs. C.  Whittaker 'Presiding"   at    the  ��� urns...j-- :'������;������'���"' . "���.-���'.". '  vine in many wars and in far-  flung campaigns. Naval veterans of the Atlantic and Pacific;  Army and'Air Force men wearing ribbons of campaigns  stretching from the African  veldt during the Boer War,  through the sodden fields of  France and in Macedonia,  Egypt and Palestine in World  War One and in North Africa,  Sicily, Italy, Holland and Germany during the Second World  War. ���"'.'.     "'  President Fred Claydon was  Coast News, Nov. 21, 1957.   T  *��� ���������������������������������������������.  ���     ��� n.**. �������������� i.... mmm��������� ������   i  in overall charge of arrange;,  ments, and laid the poppy  ; wreath during the ceremony  in the Hall. Following the service, ladies of the. auxiliary  served refreshments.  During, the evening, a film  depicting an historical record  of the war of 1914-18 was  shown under Legion auspices  in the Community Hall, with  Captain Bill Kent, Legion secretary, at the projector.  ������  s  mmm  ��JC*i  -i���        ^  ���  /            .  .**  s*^  11  ���   '.-  In these days of rising prices the value of  a man's possessions is continually rising.  Be sure that you are adequately protected  so that a loss will not be a serious setback.  The low cost of adequate fire insurance  will surprise you.       ,       x^^0Xr^:  Consult your independent Agent or Broker.  Look for this emblem  before you buy fire, auto  or general insurance.  THE INSURANCE AGENTS1  \j ASSO-CIATIGN  OF BFJTISH COLUMBIA  It costs plenty to raise a family ���  these days. But if youngsters, like  your car* ran on gasoline you'd  be better off.       3    v  Want to know why? Today every thing  costs more, including the scores of  things a growing family needs.  Gasoline costs more, too.  But government figures show that  \  s  since 1939 the cost of living has; gone  up more than 120 percent while  wholesale gasoline, prices have risen  about 40 percent���less than a  third as much.  *B  .  A  *.    %      *.  *���*.*- ���&.*.���*���  And what's more���today's regular  gasolines are far superior to  the premium grades sold only T  ten years ago. ���   ~  IfWPEBlRAl. ��SSL 8-S3U39TE��  VYHAT PART OF YOUR  HOUSEHOLD DOLLAR  PAYS FOR ELECTRICITY?  Considering the cost of most things today, very little T  of your household'budget is put aside for electricity. It ia'y.    -yV  true that most electricity bills are higher than they  used to be, but our average residential customer who  is using nearly three times as much electricity  *':��������� , ' '       ' ' ���������.''' ��� ���   '" . -   '    , -Y  as in 1946, is. now paying less per kilowatt hour..  You can figure for yourself what part of your  own household dollar is spent on the electricity you >  use. What else in your home does so much '���-���:'���.��� y'*-*  'and costs so little?  B.G.ELEeTRIC  ft t:  LIVE BETTER ELECTRICALLY!" ort  ;   BY ANNETTE MARLEAU  Frances Lien visited friends  and family here on a weekend  leave from nurses, training.  Jim Horn also visited friends  during the week. ..  Harold Stewart has his mother and father staying with  him.  Garnett Edmonds, Bernell  Marleau, Jacques Perron and  Frank Zantolas have reported  successful hunting during the  past week.  Activities have been cut, one  of these is bowling, which will  probably start again before too  long.  The Girl Guide news to date  has included a coffee party in  the Community Hall, reported  successful.  Two Brownies, Nadine Gant  and Terry Enemark who flew  up to Guides in a colorful ceremony; the changing of Captains  from Lieutenant Strayhorn to  Mrs. D. Macklam; appointing  of the new patrol leaders for  next year, Peggy Gill, Myrna  Heatherington and Janice  Preiss.  Sandra Peterson was elected  the new company leader.  The'.'��� fcolor- party includes  Lynn Strayhorn,' Eileen. Scheidegger, Diane Denford,; Kay  Louden and Dawn BeaudoinT  Ail the Howe Sound Pulp  apprentices will attend school  during the shutdown.        ���������'''-  Friday, Tommy Turner, formerly of Port Mellon, now pf  Woodfibre* visited Port Meilon  while on'���Xa, hunting trip.  -f.--;  8   Coast Neyrs, .Npv^-1^1957.  Christen baby  At the recent christening of  Deborah Marina Madeline Gul-  brahdsen, and Nadine Geraldine August, Father McWade officiated at St. Lourdes church  in Sechelt.  Deborah is the daughter of  Mr. and Mrs. Gulbrandsen and  the. godmother was Mrs. Joan  August. Geraldine is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank August. Refreshments were served following the double ceremony.     .  Mrs. Esther Gulbrandsen is  home from hospital to visit her  little daughter. <r ,  Thirty all-new models in seven series distinguish the 1958 Pontiac, introduced today by General  Motors of Canada, Limited. Lower, longer, wider than ever before, the 1958 Pontiacs feature many  new advancements in styling and engineering, Coil springs replace the conventional leaf springs in  rear suspension while air ride suspension on all four wheels is optional. Shown above is the  Strato-Chief 4-door Sedan for 1958.  PTA carnival  %zi for Nov.   23  The monthly meeting of the  Madeira Park PTAyW^s held  in the school, Nov. 14 with the  president, Mrs. Henry Whittaker in the chair. Plans were  finalized for1 the school carnival which will take place Nov.  23.  A discussion took place tor  the raising of funds for bursaries and much needed library  books.  ... Mrs. Burroughs spoke on  "The Beginning of the PTA in  Pender Harbour." It was interesting to note the decided: improvement in schools as well  as the desire on the part of  the students for higher education.  At the conclusion of the  meeting refreshments were  served. The next meeting will  be one week early, Dec 5 instead of Dec. 12. \  ig picture booked but  theatre manager mum  FOR THIS LOVELY  New 1957 Mode!  Yes! with Pump  Deluxe Lifetime Value WASEIER  * Complete with Pump/life lubricated Th6 "STYLE-LINER"  sealed-in mechanism, rubber cushioned   . ,__  lid, etc. YES  ��� Safety Wrings with touch-bar release, YourOW Washer Will Do  and automatic water- director. New, Ac Tll�� Down PaVltieitf  modern cast aluminum frame is iisnter .  and more durable than others. .     TED Ml ��  if Handsomely designed, with fashion-     I,..-* 4*7.35 n W��ftk  able full length skirt and chromium     JUSf ��*" 0  WCCK  trim. New GUARD-EPON finish does  not rust ��� lasts TEN TIMES longer.  Regular full sized tub.  ! ir Guaranteed'.2 years with 12-year rebuild guarantee on the meehanism.  Parker's Hardware  PHONE SECHELT 51  Harry G. Clowes  Harry Gilbert Clowes, brother* of Mrs. H.U. Oswald, wife  of Canon Oswald, died in  Shaughnessy hospital Wed.  Nov. 13, after a lengthy illness.  Mr. Clowes, who had lived in  Gibsons for eight years, was  in the 104th Battalion, a New  Brunswick . regiment, in the  First World War.  Membens of Canadian Legion 109 and Ladies Auxiliary  held a Legion service at the  graveside at Seaview Cemetery  following a service in St. Bartholomew's Anglican Church  conducted by Canon Oswald,  assisted by Rev. D. Donaldson  and Rev. CR. .Harbord. Graham Funeral Home had charge  of arrangements.  Mr. Clowes leaves besides  Mrs. Oswald, a brother, Arthur  H. Clowes of Fresno, Calif,.,'  and a nephew, Donald C.  Clowes of New Westminster:"  Manager Virice Prewer is  acting coy these days. He has  a big picture coming up but  is being somewhat guarded  . about it. All he will say at present is the picture will be  shown in December.  Thursday and Friday nights  he will be showing Jack Webb  of Dragnet fame in "The D.I.'!,  which deals with life in/ a  Marine boot camp. Along with  Webb will be Don Dubbins and  Jackie Loughery.  echdi firemen  express thanks  The Fire Chief and members  of the Sechelt Volunteer Fire  Brigade express to residents of  (Eelma.Park, Wilson Creek, Da-  Vis Bay, West Sechelt and Porpoise Bay sincere thanks for  their' generosity - during the  recent drive for funds.  The total amount raised was  $450.35 which' will help purchase a new portable pump and  other equipment. Residents  who were away from home or  were overlooked during the  drive can mail their contribution to P.O. Box 111, Sechelt  if they so desire.  Next .year it is hoped to put *  on the drive during Fire Prevention week.  Jackpots are at the $60 mark  now and should be won almost  any night. --For Saturday matinee and evening, "The Last  Command", a Civil War western, will be shown with Sterling Hayden, Anna Marie Al-  . bergetti and Ernest Borgnine  in leading roles.  Coming up'is; "High Tide at  Noon" by the same producers  who made "The Kidnappers."-  I  for walls  $67.50 M ft.  ...      ' V    .  SNUG-FIT   WEATHERSTRIP  $1.79 set-  4 MIL  POLYTHENE SHEET-  3c sq. ft;  also  other, types of weather-  stripping  Come in and see our  "BARGAIN ISLAND"  Phone Gibsons 53  GIBSONS  BUILDING  SUPPLIES  ...LTD.  Prepared!!  I  For the Cold Wet Weather  FLEECE LINED RUBBER BOOTS  Men's ��� Women's & Children   .  All Styles of Dress Shoes  I  ��� ^jj i3n,yiK&, vx a/ress anoes -**.  '  Wigard's Shoe Store >  SECHELT 25-G  Male majority  A total of 8904 students'have  registered at the University of  B. C. for the 1957-58 session.  This is only 470 students short  of the high of 9374 immediately  following World War Two. There  are three men for every woman  registered. T  Teach children to know and  respect fire and make sure that  matches, lighters and similar  articles are kept well out 6f the.r  reach.  Your    printer   is    as hear as  your telephone at, 45-Q.  Taller OfShea^s  Pistol Packitf Rhythm  Stage Sh6w 8,45  DANCE 10.30  Roberts Creek Hall  ��  Goodbye, frayed driving nerves���good riddance to cold-weather stalling! Our cold damp British Columbia winters used to mean stalled hold-ups at  traffic lights and intersections-runtil Chevron Detergent-Action Gasolines introduced DMF! Last winter tens of thousands of B.C. drivers tested Chevron  Gasolines with DMF���proved that they guard against the tiny ice crystals that form around the throttle valve when ordinary gasoline vaporizes. So  fill upi today with Chevron Supreme or Chevron Regular���(both with DMF)���md discover the tested answer to winter stalling!  S T & S3 ��>  ��IB.      COMPANY      �� F  SS37BSB4      COLUH1B1A      LIMITED

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